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Wednesday, May 8, 2013

May 7 2013 New Mystery Release Roundup

As we have been doing for the past several months after "new release Tuesday", here is a recap of this month's batch of new mystery/thriller releases.  With over 30, there is probably something for everyone:

  • Ace Atkins' Robert B Parker's Wonderland, the latest authorized book in the Spenser series
  • Duffy Brown's Killer in Crinolines, the second book in her Agatha Award nominated Consignment Shop cozy mystery series
  • Emily Brightwell's Mrs Jeffries Turns the Tide, the 31st book in her Victorian British mystery series with housekeeper Mrs. Jeffries
  • Lucy Burdette's (aka Roberta Isleib) Topped Chef, the third book in her Key West Food Critic cozy mystery series with Hayley Snow
  • Alyse Carlson's The Begonia Bribe, the second book in her Garden Society cozy mystery series with Camellia Harris
  • Linda Castillo's Long Lost, an e-book exclusive short story from her Kate Burkholder Amish country series 
  • Marcia Clark's Trouble in Paradise, an e-book exclusive short story in her Rachel Knight legal mystery/thriller series
  • Ann Cleeves Silent Voices, the 4th book in her British mystery series with DI Vera Stanhope
  • Chris Culver's The Outsider, the second book in his series with Muslim detective Ash Rashid
  • Claire Donally's Cat Nap, the second book in her Maine based Sunny and Shadow cozy/cat mystery series
  • Joanne Fluke's Video Kill, a reissue of an early thriller from the author of the Hannah Swensen series
  • Sally Goldenbaum's Angora Alibi, the seventh book in her Seaside Knitting cozy mystery series with Izzy Chambers
  • Chris Grabenstein's Free Fall, the eight book in his Anthony Award winning Jersey Shore series with John Ceepak and Danny Boyle
  • Charlaine Harris' Dead Ever After, the final Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood novel
  • Carolyn Hart's Dead, White, and Blue, the 23rd book in her Agatha, Anthony, and Macavity Award winning Death on Demand series with mystery bookstore owner Annie Darling
  • Tami Hoag's e-book exclusive short story The First Victim, featuring her series characters Sam Kovak and Nikki Liska 
  • Swedish author Camilla Lackberg's The Stranger
  • John Le Carre's latest suspense novel A Delicate Truth
  • John Lescroat's latest mystery/thriller The Ophelia Cut 
  • Liz Lipperman's Heard It Through the Grapevine, the first book in her Dead Sister Talking paranormal/cozy mystery series
  • Karen MacInerney's Brush with Death, the 5th book in her Gray Whale Inn cozy mystery series with Natalie Barnes
  • David Morrell's Victorian historical mystery/thriller Murder as a Fine Art
  • Liz Mugavero's Kneading to Die, the first book in her new Pawsitively Organic Gourmet Pet Food cozy mystery series
  • Kathryn O'Sullivan's Foal Play, the Malice Domestic Award winning new humorous small town cozy with Colleen McCabe, set on the Outer Banks
  • Nancy Parra's Gluten for Punishment, the first book in her Baker's Treat cozy mystery series with gluten-free baker Toni Ryder
  • Ann Purser's The Sleeping Salesman Inquiry, the 4th book in her British village mystery series with spinster Ivy Beasley
  • Linda Rodriguez's Every Broken Trust, the second book in her series with Chief of Campus Police Skeet Bannion
  • John Sandford's Silken Prey, the 23rd book in his popular Lucas Davenport series
  • Joanna Campbell Slan's Picture Perfect Corpse, the 6th book in her Agatha Award nominated Scrapbooking cozy mystery series with Kiki Lowenstein
  • Rochelle Staab's Hex on the Ex, the third book in her highly regarded Mind for Murder mystery series with psychologist Liz Cooper
  • Leann Sweeney's The Cat, the Mill, and the Murder, the 5th book in her Cats in Trouble cozy mystery series
  • Victoria Thompson's Murder in Chelsea, the 15th book in her historical Gaslight mystery series with early 1900s NYC midwife Sarah Brandt
  • Elaine Viets' Board Stiff, the 12th book in her popular Dead End Job humorous cozy mystery series with Helen Hawthorne

Are there any that you missed?  Any that we missed?


  1. I LOVE MRM and this blog! Thank you for the new releases list. I'm definitely sharing it!

  2. Thank you Pam. Please share to your heart's content....


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