2018 Edgar Week Activities

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 Come celebrate the 2018 Edgar Awards at the Mysterious Bookshop, Tuesday, April 24th at 6:00pm.  Join us for a thrilling evening featuring members of Mystery Writers of America, the 2018 Edgar Award nominees, bestselling authors, and publisher representatives.  This is a wonderful opportunity to meet some of the best and brightestContinue ReadingContinue Reading

New Books by MWA Members – February 2018

Here are the February 2018 books by some of our members. They may all be found at your local Independent Bookstore.  Visit this link to find a store near you: http://www.indiebound.org/ Books J.D. Allen, 19 Souls, Midnight Ink Kelley Armstrong, This Fallen Prey, Minotaur Edward Arno, Coronation Souvenir, Victory Rose Press Alex Berenson, The Deceivers, PenguinContinue Reading

MWA Announces 2018 Edgar Award Nominations

January 19, 2018, New York, NY – Mystery Writers of America is proud to announce, as we celebrate the 209th anniversary of the birth of Edgar Allan Poe, the Nominees for the 2018 Edgar Allan Poe Awards, honoring the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction and television published or produced in 2017. The Edgar® Awards willContinue Reading

Meet MWA’s New Board of Directors

Join MWA’s National Board of Directors for our annual party at Mysterious Bookshop on Friday, January 12th – 6 to 8 pm. In attendance will be: Donna Andrews, Heather E. Ash, Frankie Y. Bailey, Jeffery Deaver, Brendan DuBois, Daniel J. Hale, Rachel Howzell Hall, Glen Erik Hamilton, Harry Hunsicker, Julie Hyzy, Allison Leotta, Larry Light,Continue Reading

New Books by MWA Members – January 2018

Here are the January 2018 books by some of our members. They may all be found at your local Independent Bookstore.  Visit this link to find a store near you: http://www.indiebound.org/ Books Cathy Ace, The Case of the Unsuitable Suitor, Severn House Jennifer Ashley, Death Below Stairs, Berkley Publishing Lisa Black, Perish, Kensington Allison Brennan, BreakingContinue Reading

Sue Grafton

This was just posted on Sue Grafton’s Facebook Page.  We in MWA land are so sorry to hear this news and send our deepest condolences to her family, friends and fans. Hello Dear Readers. This is Sue’s daughter, Jamie. I am sorry to tell you all that Sue passed away last night after a twoContinue Reading

New Books by MWA Members – December 2017

Here are the December 2017 books by some of our members. They may all be found at your local Independent Bookstore.  Visit this link to find a store near you: http://www.indiebound.org/ Books Sandra Balzo, The Importance of Being Urnest, Severn House Alice Boatwright, What Child is This?, Cozy Cat Press Matt Coyle, Blood Truth, Oceanview RobertContinue Reading

MWA Announces 2018 Special Edgar Awards – Grand Master, Raven and Ellery Queen

MWA Announces 2018 Grand Master, Raven & Ellery Queen Award Recipients November 20, 2017 – New York, NY – Jane Langton, William Link, and Peter Lovesey have been chosen as the 2018 Grand Masters by Mystery Writers of America (MWA). MWA’s Grand Master Award represents the pinnacle of achievement in mystery writing and was establishedContinue Reading

New Books by MWA Members – November 2017

Here are the November 2017 books by some of our members. They may all be found at your local Independent Bookstore.  Visit this link to find a store near you: http://www.indiebound.org/ Books Kristi Abbott, Assault and Buttery, Berkley Casey Barrett, Under Water, Kensington Christine E. Blum, Full Bodied Murder, Kensington Rhys Bowen, The Ghost of ChristmasContinue Reading

New Books by MWA Members – October 2017

Here are the October 2017 books by some of our members. They may all be found at your local Independent Bookstore.  Visit this link to find a store near you: http://www.indiebound.org/ Books Cathy Ace, The Case of the Curious Cook, Severn House Donna Andrews, How the Finch Stole Christmas, Minotaur Shannon Baker, Dark Signal, Forge LinwoodContinue Reading