New Books by MWA Members – October 2019

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


Donna Andrews, Owl Be Home for Christmas, Minotaur
Jennifer Ashley, A Mackenzie Clan Christmas, Berkley
Raymond Benson, Blues in the Dark, Skyhorse
Connie Berry, A Legacy of Murder, Crooked Lane Books
Susan Alice Bickford, Dread of Winter, Kensington
Lisa Black, Let Justice Descend, Kensington
Mary Burton, I See You, Amazon Publishing – Montlake
Kate Carlisle, Shot Through the Hearth, Berkley
Steph Cha, Your House Will Pay, HarperCollins – Ecco
Laura Childs & Terrie Farley Moran, Mumbo Gumbo Murder, Berkley
Michael Connelly, The Night Fire, Little, Brown
John Peyton Cooke, Out for Blood, Valancourt Books
Michael Craft, ChoirMaster, Questover Press
Isis Crawford, A Catered New Year’s Eve, Kensington
Deborah Crombie, A Bitter Feast, William Morrow
John Dobbyn, High Stakes, Oceanview
Peggy Ehrhart, Silent Knit, Deadly Knit, Kensington
Tess Gerritsen, The Shape of Night, Ballantine Books
Lee Goldberg, Lost Hills, Thomas & Mercer
Anna Lee Huber, Penny for Your Secrets, Kensington
Susan Isaacs, Takes One to Know One, Atlantic Monthly
Merry Jones, What You Don’t Know, Filles Vertes Publishing
Linda Keir, Drowning with Others, Amazon – Lake Union
Ausma Zehanat Khan, The Blue Eye, Harper Voyager
Leslie Langtry, Make Believe Murder, Gemma Halliday Publishing
William Lashner, Elizabeth Webster and the Court of Uncommon Pleas, Disney-Hyperion
John le Carré, Agent Running in the Field, Viking
Fred Lichtenberg, Murder on the Rocks
Martin Limón, G.I. Confidential, Soho Crime
D.P. Lyle, I, Suspense Publishing
Bonnie Macbird, The Devil’s Due, HarperCollins
Tim Maleeny, Boxing the Octopus, Poisoned Pen Press
Andrew Mayne, Dark Pattern, Thomas & Mercer
Catriona McPherson, Strangers at the Gate, Minotaur
Nancy Naigle, Christmas Angels, St. Martins – Griffin
Otto Penzler, The Big Book of Reel Murders: Stories that Inspired Great Crime Films, Vintage Crime/Black Lizard
Ang Pompano, When It’s Time for Leaving, Encircle Publications
Sara Rosett, Murder in Black Tie, McGuffin Ink
Sheldon Russell, A Forgotten Evil, Cynren Press
Mitch Silver, The Apollo Deception, Severn House
Patricia Smith, Remember, Polis – Agora Books
Carsen Taite, Leading the Witness, Bold Strokes Books
Charles Todd, A Cruel Deception, William Morrow
Marty Wingate, The Bodies in the Library, Berkley
Stuart Woods, Stealth, G.P. Putnam’s Sons
Erica Wright, Famous in Cedarville, Polis Books

Short Stories

Meredith Anthony, “Eddy Gets His,” AHMM
Mysti Berry, “Yorkshire Ripper,” AHMM
John Peyton Cooke, “Electric Pink,” Pink Triangle Rhapsody, Lycan Valley Press
David Dean, “The Squatter,” EQMM
John F. Dobbyn, “Torero,” EQMM
Kevin Egan, “The Visit,” EQMM
Eve Fisher, “The Seventh-Day Itch,” AHMM
Webster Ford, “Bare Ruined Choirs,” EQMM
Jim Fusilli, “Niall Nelson is on my Flight,” AHMM
David Hagerty, “Drinks at the El Navajo,” AHMM
Janice Law, “The Island,” AHMM
Robert S. Levinson, “Lies and Other Truths,” EQMM
William Burton McCormick, “The Dunes of Saulkrasti,” EQMM
Josh Pachter, “The Secret Lagoon,” EQMM
Bill Pronzini, “Do It Yourself,” EQMM
Marilyn Todd, “School of Hard Rocks,” EQMM
Stacy Woodson, “The Retirement Plan,” EQMM
Dave Zeltserman, “Julius Katz and the Belvedere Club,” EQMM
Angela Zeman, “Aliento Del Diablo,” AHMM