New Books by MWA Members – October 2018

Here are the October 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:


Mary Angela, A Very Merry Murder, Camel Press
Donna Andrews, Lark! The Herald Angels Sing, Minotaur
Mike Befeler, Unstuff Your Stuff, Encircle Publications
Lou Berney, November Road, William Morrow
Sara Blaedel, The Midnight Witness, Grand Central
Mary Burton, Cut and Run, Amazon – Montlake
Ellen Byron, Mardi Gras Murder, Crooked Lane
L.A. Chandlar, The Gold Pawn, Kensington
Laura Childs & Terrie Farley Moran, Glitter Bomb, Berkley
Bruce Robert Coffin, Beyond the Truth, HarperCollins – Witness Impulse
Allie Condie & Brendan Reichs, The Darkdeep, Bloomsbury Children’s Books
Michael Connelly, Dark Sacred Night, Little, Brown
Steven Cooper, Dig Your Grave, Seventh Street
Kaitlin Dunnett, Overkilt, Kensington
Kathleen Ernst, The Lacemaker’s Secret, Midnight Ink
Matthew Farrell, What Have You Done, Thomas & Mercer
Felix Francis, Crisis, G.P. Putnam’s Sons
Tana French, The Witch Elm, Viking
Patricia Reilly Giff, Island War, Holiday House
David Hagberg, Face Off, Forge
Bradley Harper, A Knife in the Fog, Seventh Street Books
Karen Harper, Silent Scream, MIRA
Charlaine Harris, An Easy Death, Simon & Schuster – Saga Press
Anna Lee Huber, Treacherous is the Night, Kensington
Julie Hyzy, Virtual Sabotage, Calexia Press
Joe Ide, Wrecked, Mulholland
Ausma Zehanat Khan, The Black Khan, Harper Voyager
Stephen King, Elevation, Simon & Schuster – Scribner
Leslie S. Klinger, Classic American Crime Fiction of the 1920s, Pegasus
Chris Knopf, Four Thousand Rounds, Permanent Press
Cynthia Kuhn, The Spirit in Question, Henery Press
Mark Edward Langley, Navajo Wind, Blackstone Audio
Carole Lawrence, Edinburgh Dusk, Thomas & Mercer
Laura Levine, Death of a Neighborhood Scrooge, Kensington
Martin Limón, The Line, Soho Crime
Ed Lin, 99 Ways to Die, Soho Crime
Ann Lineberger, Sunday Best
Laura Lippman, Liza Jane & the Dragon, Black Sheep
Laurie Loewenstein, Death of a Rainmaker, Akashic
Catriona McPherson, Got to My Grave, Minotaur
Nancy Naigle, Dear Santa, St. Martin’s Griffin
Shelley Noble, Ask Me No Questions, Forge
Karen E. Olson, Vanished, Severn House
Sara Paretsky, Shell Game, William Morrow
James Patterson & James O. Born, Ambush, Little, Brown
Ralph Pezzullo & Michael McGowan, Ghost, St. Martin’s Press
Gary Phillips & Christa Faust, The Killing Joke, Titan
Candace Robb, A Murdered Peace, Pegasus
Leonard Rosen, The Kortelisy Escape, Permanent Press
Robert Rotstein, We, the Jury, Blackstone
Marcia Talley, Mile High Murder, Severn House
Jane Turzillo, The Wicked Women of Ohio, The History Press
Lisa Unger, Under My Skin, Harlequin – Park Row
Lea Wait, Thread Herrings, Kensington
Eileen Watkins, Feral Attraction, Kensington
C.M. Wendelboe, Hunting the Saturday Night Strangler, Midnight Ink
Stuart Woods, Desperate Measures, G.P. Putnam’s Sons
Erica Wright, The Blue Kingfisher, Polis

Short Stories

Scott Adlerberg, “The Stolen Arm,” Blood Work, Down & Out Books
Doug Allyn, “Defender of the Dead,” EQMM
Michael A. Black, “Tommy the Turtle and the Tuba,” Blood Work, Down & Out Books
Michael Bracken, “Backlit,” Blood Work, Down & Out Books
Don Bruns, “An Orchestral Caper,” Blood Work, Down & Out Books
Austin Camacho, “One for the Books,” Blood Work, Down & Out Books
Jessie Chandler, “The Secret Adversary,” Blood Work, Down & Out Books
Reed Farrel Coleman, “The Shoe Track,” Blood Work, Down & Out Books
Peter DiChellis, “Treasure Cave,” Mystery Weekly Magazine
Brendan DuBois, “The Wildest One,” AHMM
Libby Fischer Hellmann, “Undeliverable,” Blood Work, Down & Out Books
Richard Helms, “The Man with Two Grins,” EQMM
David Housewright, “Seven Fiancees,” Blood Work, Down & Out Books
William Kent Krueger, “Just Another Cold Case,” Blood Work, Down & Out Books
John Lantigua, “The Cuban Prisoner,” EQMM
Janice Law, “Good Girl,” AHMM
R.T. Lawton, “The Chinese Box,” AHMM
Robert S. Levinson, “For the Memoir,” EQMM
Jess Lourey, “The Adventure of the First Problem,” Blood Work, Down & Out Books
G.M. Malliet, “Maui: The Road to Hana,” EQMM
Michael Allan Mallory, “Message from a Dead Man,” Blood Work, Down & Out Books
Lou Manfredo, “Rizzo’s Gun Moll,” EQMM
Terrance McCauley, “Malta,” Blood Work, Down & Out Books
Jenny Milchman, “The Truck Stop,” Blood Work, Down & Out Books
Rick Ollerman, “Tide Kings,” Blood Work, Down & Out Books
Nick Petrie, “At the Laundromat,” Blood Work, Down & Out Books
Twist Phelan, “Game,” EQMM
Gary Phillips, “The Funkafied Man,” Blood Work, Down & Out Books
Lissa Marie Redmond, “The Dead Man Blues,” Blood Work, Down & Out Books
S.J. Rozan, “Chin Yong-Yun Helps a Fool,” EQMM
Scott Loring Sanders, “Window to the Soul,” EQMM
Tom Savage, “Rats,” AHMM
Mickey Spillane & Max Allan Collins, “The Big Run,” EQMM
Michael Stanley, “The Case of the Missing Tuba,” Blood Work, Down & Out Books
Duane Swierczynski, “Lush,” Blood Work, Down & Out Books
Mark Thielman, “Buried Past,” AHMM
Marilyn Todd, “First Dates are Always the Tricky Ones,” EQMM
James Lincoln Warren, “Casting Call,” AHMM