Weekly links to what’s fresh, what’s famous, and what’s fiendish in short mystery and crime fiction.
Two soft knocks on the door disturbed the silence of the cold December morning. From “The Miracle on Christmas Eve” by Szu-Yen Ling (in The Realm of the Impossible, eds. Pugmire and Skupin. Locked Room International, 2017. Story originally appeared in Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine in May 2016.)
Point of view:
Review: Kevin Tipple covers the Sherlock Holmes Double Issue of Mystery Weekly (October 2019), cover-to-cover.
New releases, old releases:
Mid-Century Murder (February 2020) is an anthology of “cozy to cozy-noir” crime stories set in roughly the late 1940’s to very early 1960’s.
Tricks of the Trade:
Two types of stories: Abnormal characters vs. abnormal situations.
Ten free-to-read stories by Dashiell Hammett.
Check my shorts, please:
My supernatural voodoo mystery “Most Evil” appeared in the anthology Busted! Arresting Stories from the Beat.
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