Sunday, May 15, 2022

Publication News: Low Down Dirty Vote 3

 


Today is the publication date for Low Down Dirty Vote 3: The Color of my Vote, edited by Mysti Berry. Among the stories are:

Sarah M. Chen. "Riviera Red."

Barb Goffman. "For Bailey."


Award: Specsavers Debut Crime Novel


 Last night at CrimeFest in Bristol, England, Society member David Heska Wanbli Weiden won the Specsavers Debut Crime Novel Award for Winter Counts.

Friday, May 6, 2022

Thursday, May 5, 2022

Publication News: Pulphouse


Issue #17 of Pulphouse has been published. Stories by Society members include:

“The Case of the Missing Semicolon” by Christina Boufis.

 “Another Body” by O’Neil De Noux.

“Baby, One More Time” by David H. Hendrickson.

“Death of a Woman of Ill Repute” by Annie Reed.

Publication News: Denver Noir

 


Akashic Press has just published Denver Noir.  Stories include:

Francelia Belton. "Dreaming of Ella."

David Heska Wanbli Weiden. "Colfax and Havana."

Tuesday, May 3, 2022

Publication News: Mystery Magazine

 


The May issue of Mystery Magazine features stories by:

John M. Floyd. "Pocket Change."

Robert Mangeot. "Flour Dusted and Pan Glossed."

Alan Orloff. "Lita's List."

Joseph S. Walker. "Filthy Looker."

Member Publication: Sharon Marchisello

 


Sharon Marchisello's story "Hiding Out in Cedar Key" is available for free at White Cat Publications.

Member Publication: Gay Toltl Kinman

 


Gay Toltl Kinman's new middle reader novel The Mystery at the Stables has just been published.

Sunday, May 1, 2022

Derringer Award Winners


The Short Mystery Fiction Society is proud to announce the winners of the Derringer Awards for 2022.

FLASH FICTION

John M. Floyd. "Tourist Trap." Pulp Modern Flash.

SHORT STORY

Trey Dowell. "Yelena Tried to Kill Me." Mystery Weekly Magazine. August 2021.

LONG STORY

Michael Bracken. "The Downeaster Alexa." Only the Good Die Young.

NOVELETTE

Stacy Woodson. "Two Tamales, One Tokarev, and a Lifetime of Broken Promises." Guns + Tacos: Season Three.

EDWARD D. HOCH MEMORIAL GOLDEN DERRINGER FOR LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT

S.J. Rozan 

HALL OF FAME

G.K. Chesterton