New Books by MWA Members – December 2019

Here are the December 2019 books by some of our members. They may all be found at your local Independent Bookstore.  Remember – books make the best presents. So add these to your holiday shopping list. Visit this link to find a store near you:


Lynn Cahoon, Have a Deadly New Year, Lyrical Underground
Austin S. Camacho, The Wrong Kind, Intrigue Publishing
W.H. Cameron, Crossroad, Crooked Lane
Mae Clair, Eventide, Lyrical Underground
Pam Clark, Shoot If You Must, Black Rose Writing
Joe Clifford, Skunk Train, Down & Out Books
Susan Cox, The Man in the Microwave Oven, St. Martin’s Press
Matt Coyle, Lost Tomorrows, Oceanview
Krista Davis, The Dog Who Knew Too Much, Berkley
Maddie Day, Murder on Cape Cod, Kensington
Mark de Castrique, Murder in Rat Alley, Poisoned Pen Press
Stefani Deoul, Say Her Name, Bywater Books
Phillip DePoy, Sidewalk Saint, Severn House
Ashley Gardner, Death at Brighton Pavilion, JA/AG Publishing
Liliana Hart, Blazing Rattles, 7th Press
Liliana Hart, Grime and Punishment, 7th Press
Katherine Bolger Hyde, Death with Dostoevsky, Severn House
Elle James, Tactical Force, Harlequin Intrigue
Lawrence Kelter, Encrypting Maya, Down & Out Books
Michael Kurland, The Bells of Hell, Severn House
Lisa Lieberman, The Glass Forest, Passport Press
Catherine Maiorisi, Ready for Love, Bella Books
Karen Odden, A Trace of Deceit, William Morrow
Gregg Olsen, If You Tell: A True Story of Murder, Family Secrets, and the Unbreakable Bond of Sisterhood, Thomas & Mercer
Gigi Pandian, The Glass Thief, Henery Press
Lisa Regan, Cold Heart Creek, Bookouture
Tom Rosenstiel, Oppo, HarperCollins – Ecco
Rosemarie Ross, Clobbered to Death, Kensington
Pascal Scott, Hard Luck, Sapphire Press
Paige Shelton, Thin Ice, Minotaur
Burt Solomon, Attempted Murder of Teddy Roosevelt, Forge Books
Triss Stein, Brooklyn Legacies, Poisoned Pen Press
Cathi Stoler, Out of Time, Black Opal Books
James L. Thane, Crossroads, Moonshine Cove Publishing
Phil Vincent, Varuna, The Wild Rose Press
Eileen Watkins, Gone, Kitty, Gone, Kensington
Shawn Wilson, Relentless, Oceanview

Short Stories

Patti Abbott, “The Prairie is My Garden,” From Sea to Stormy Sea, Pegasus
Doug Allyn, “The Dutchy,” EQMM
Charles Ardai, “Mother of Pearl,” From Sea to Stormy Sea, Pegasus
Lawrence Block, “They Way We See the World,” From Sea to Stormy Sea, Pegasus
Michael Bracken, “Love, or Something Like It,” Crime Travel, Wildside Press
Leslie Budewitz, “Miss Starr’s Good-Bye”, AHMM
Jan Burke, “Superficial Injuries,” From Sea to Stormy Sea, Pegasus
David Dean, “The Breakfast Club,” EQMM
David Dean, “Reyna,” Crime Travel, Wildside Press
Brendan DuBois, “The Dealey Paradox,” Crime Travel, Wildside Press
Brendan DuBois, “Adrift off the Diamond Shoals,” From Sea to Stormy Sea, Pegasus
John M. Floyd, “Ignition,” Crime Travel, Wildside Press
Scott Frank, “He Came In Through the Bathroom Window,” From Sea to Stormy Sea, Pegasus
Barb Goffman, “Alex’s Choice,” Crime Travel, Wildside Press
Joseph Goodrich, “The Beige Skirt,” EQMM
Charlaine Harris, “A Little Happy Hunting,” EQMM
Deborah Lacy, “The Sky’s the Limit,” AHMM
John Lantigua, “The Underground Man,” EQMM
Janice Law, “The Stop-In Motel,” AHMM
R.T. Lawton, “A Loaf of Bread,” AHMM
Adam Meyer, “The Fourteenth Floor,” Crime Travel, Wildside Press
Warren Moore, “Silver at Lakeside,” From Sea to Stormy Sea, Pegasus
Susan Oleksiw, “Just Another Runaway,” AHMM
Sara Paretsky, “Baptism in Kansas,” From Sea to Stormy Sea, Pegasus
Twist Phelan, “Fathers-in-Law,” EQMM
Gary Phillips, “Crime in Sequences,” AHMM
Gary Phillips, “A Matter of Options,” From Sea to Stormy Sea, Pegasus
Art Taylor, “Hard Return,” Crime Travel, Wildside Press
Mark Thielman, “Thanksgiving Eve,” AHMM
Cathy Wiley, “And Then There Were Paradoxes,” Crime Travel, Wildside Press
Dave Zeltserman, “Terrible Thoughts,” AHMM
Elizabeth Zelvin, “The Island,” EQMM