New Books by MWA Members – January 2020

Here are the January 2020 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:


Bob Avey, Identity Theft, Black Rose Writing
Nancy Bilyeau, Dreamland, Endeavour
Melissa Bourbon, Drop Dead Lola, Henery Press
Kate Collins, Statue of Limitations, Kensington
Sheila Connolly, Fatal Roots, Crooked Lane
Jennifer Graeser Dornbush, Secret Remains, Crooked Lane
J.T. Ellison, Good Girls Lie, MIRA
Joseph Finder, House on Fire, Dutton
Lisa Gardner, When You See Me, Dutton
Tim Garvin, A Dredging in Swann, Blackstone
Victoria Gilbert, Bound for Murder, Crooked Lane
C.M. Gleason, Murder at the Capitol, Kensington
Lee Goldberg, Lost Hills, Thomas & Mercer
Bryan Gruley, Purgatory Bay, Thomas & Mercer
Charlaine Harris, A Longer Fall, Simon & Schuster – Gallery
Sherry Harris, Sell, Low, Sweet Harriet, Kensington
Joe Ide, Hi Five, Little, Brown/Mulholland
Pauline Baird Jones, Fais Do Do Die, Amazon Digital
Jane Kelly, Greetings from Ventnor City, Plexus
Libby Klein, Theater Nights are Murder, Kensington
Leslie Langtry, Maltese Vulture Murder, Gemma Halliday Publishing
Lawrence H. Levy, Near Prospect Park, Ballantine
Jess Lourey, Unspeakable Things, Thomas & Mercer
Molly MacRae, Thistles & Thieves, Pegasus
Alex Marwood, The Poison Garden, Penguin Books
Jenn McKinlay, Buried to the Brim, Berkley
Monette Michaels, Firestorm, Amazon Digital
Jess Montgomery, The Hollows, Minotaur
Ann Parker, Mortal Music, Poisoned Pen Press
Renee Patrick, Script for Scandal, Severn House
James Patterson & James O. Born, Lost, Little, Brown
Thomas Perry, A Small Town, Grove Press
Nick Petrie, The Wild One, G.P. Putnam’s Sons
Jason Pinter, Hide Away, Jason Pinter
Kwei Quartey, The Missing American, Soho Crime
Sara Rosett, Murder in Black Tie, McGuffin Ink
Laura Joh Rowland, The Woman in the Veil, Crooked Lane
Nina Sadowsky, The Empty Bed, Ballantine
Clea Simon, An Incantation of Cats, Polis Books
Michael Stanley, Facets of Death, Poisoned Pen Press
Michael Wiley, Trouble in Mind, Severn House
Stuart Woods, Treason, G.P. Putnam’s Sons
James W. Ziskin, Turn to Stone, Seventh Street Books

Short Stories

Shea Butler, “Giving Up the Ghost,” Mystery Weekly Magazine
Kevin Egan, “The Tombs Angel,” AHMM
Terence Faherty, “The Yellow Face,” EQMM
John M. Floyd, “Crow’s Nest,” EQMM
Frederick Highland, “Peat,” Mystery Weekly Magazine
Bonnie Hearn Hill, “Feliz Navidead,” EQMM
Steve Hockensmith, “The Last Noel,” AHMM
Toni L.P. Kelner, “Now Hiring Nasty Girlz,” EQMM
Margaret Maron, “By a Hair,” EQMM
Mike McHone, “A Drive-by on Chalmers Road?,” EQMM
Josh Pachter, “The Adventure of the Red Circles,” EQMM
Twist Phelan, “Used to Be,” EQMM
Bill Pronzini, “Stroke of Luck,” EQMM
Art Taylor, “The Boy Detective and the Summer of ’74,” AHMM
Mark Thielman, “The Wreck of the Edward Fitzsimmons,” AHMM
Marilyn Todd, “Nights in White Satin,” EQMM
Andrew Welsh-Huggins, “Home for the Holidays,” EQMM