Sunday, September 19, 2021

Publication News: Monkey Business


 Today is the publication date for Monkey Business: Crime Fiction Inspired by the Films of the Marx Brothers, from Untreed Reads.  Nine of the fourteen stories are by SMFS members.

Frankie Y. Bailey: "Love Happy."

Jeff Cohen: "Horse Feathers."

Lesley A. Diehl: "The Cocoanuts."

Barb Goffman: "Humor Risk."

Joseph Goodrich: "Animal Crackers."

Robert Lopresti: "At The Circus."

Josh Pachter: "Monkey Business."

Robert Randisi: "Go West.

Joseph S. Walker: "A Day at the Races."

Friday, September 17, 2021

Publication News: Bristol Noir


Bristol Noir has published two new anthologies.  BN1: Tainted Hearts & Dirty Hellhounds includes Jay Butkowski's "A Christmas Miracle."     BN2: Savage Minds & Raging Bulls features Zakariah Johnson's "The Sculptor."

Thursday, September 16, 2021

Publication News:`Justice For All


 Sisters in Crime New York/Tri-State Chapter has just released their fifth anthology, Justice For All: Murder New York Style 5.  Stories by members include:

D. M. Barr: "A Trial for the Books."

Nancy Good: "What Matters Most."

Kathleen Marple Kalb: "The Thanksgiving Ragamuffin."

Nina Mansfield: "Windy WIllows."

Mary Jo Robertiello: "Family Matters."

Cathi Stoler: "The Art of Payback."

Nina Wachsman: "Laundry After Midnight."

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Publication News: Murder by the Glass


 Untreed Reads has just published Murder by the Glass: Cocktail Mysteries.  Stories by members include: 

Teresa Inge: "Murder on Tap." and "Here's to you, Mrs. Robinson."

Eleanor Cawood Jones: "Brayking Glass."

Maggie King: "How do you Mend a Broken Heart?"

Alan Orloff: "A Taste of Murder."

Josh Pachter: "Zero Hour."

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Member Publication News: J.H. Bográn


 DarkSoul was published today.  It is the second novel in the Dark Days series by Steven Savile and SMFS member J.H. Bográn.

Monday, September 13, 2021

Publication News: Crimeucopia - Careless Love

 


Murderous Ink Press has just published Crimeucopia - Careless Love. Members with stories include:

Brandon Barrows: "Night After Night."

Wil A. Emerson: "The Driver."

Peter W.J. Hayes. "The Wait."

Bern Sy Moss.  "Just a Shadow."

Robert Petyo: "Love and Divorce."



Saturday, September 11, 2021

Friday, September 10, 2021

Member Publication News: Chris Chan


 Chris Chan's new book has just been released by Level Best Books:

Publication News: SoWest: Love Kills

 


The Desert Sleuths chapter of Sisters of Crime has released their latest anthology, So West: Love Kills.  Among the stories included are "Everything," by Elena E. Smith,  "The Backpack," by Claire Murray, "Invoice Overdue," by Mysti Berry, and "Cooped Up," by Tom Leveen.

 

Thursday, September 9, 2021

Publication News: Best Mystery Stories of the Year

 


The first volume in Otto Penzler's new series The Mysterious Bookshop Presents the Best Mystery Stories of the Year has been released.  Seven of the twenty stories are by members of the Society:

Michael Bracken. "Blest be the Ties That Bind." Black Cat Mystery Magazine.

Martin Edwards. "The Locked Cabin." The Book of Extraordinary Impossible Crimes and Puzzling Deaths.

John Floyd. "Biloxi Bound." The Strand Magazine.

Jacqueline Freimor.  "That Which is True." Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine.

Tom Mead. "Heatwave."   Detective Thrillers Short Stories.

Joseph Walker. "Etta at the End of the World." Alfred Hitchcock Mystery Magazine.

Andrew Welsh-Huggins. "The Path I Took."  Mystery Tribune.

Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Monday, September 6, 2021

Publication News: The Drifter Detective


 Uncle B. Publications has just released a hardcover collection of novellas about David Cranmer's Drifter Detective.  Among the authors included is Alec Cizak, and Kevin R. Tipple wrote the forward.

Thursday, September 2, 2021

Member Publication News: Brandon Barrows

 


The fall issue of Mystery & Suspense Magazine is out and it features Brandon Barrows' story "Throwing Flags."  You can read it online or buy the print edition here.


Publication News: Mystery Weekly Magazine


 The September issue of Mystery Weekly Magazine has arrived and features:

John Floyd. "The Delta Princess."

Vinnie Hansen. "Try Again."

R.T. Lawton. "The Story Game."

Rosemary McCracken. "The Passenger."


Wednesday, September 1, 2021