Short walk #30

This Sunday’s links to what’s fresh, what’s famous, and what’s fiendish in short mystery and crime fiction.

Short sample:

Ironic, too, that Otis Parker was killed by the books he loved. From “The Book Case” by Nelson DeMille (in Bibliomysteries: Stories of Crime in the World of Books and Bookstores, ed. Otto Penzler, Pegasus Books, 2017).

Point of view:

Mysteries Short and Sweet presents over 50 short, sweet reviews of Edward D. Hoch impossible crime stories from 1, 2, 3, 4 collections.

New releases, old releases:

Hot, hot, hot off the presses: the latest issue of Mystery Tribune.

Cuddy Collection: The Concise Cuddy by Jeremiah Healy (1998).

Writing desk:

Author and Editor Richard Thomas gives his Top Ten Tips on getting stories published.

Free reads:

One from the latest issue of Mystery Tribune and one from an earlier issue. “The Witness” by Bern Sy Moss and “American Beauty Minus Kevin Spacey” by Eugenio Volpe.

Check my shorts, please:

My crime-horror story “Dead Ringer” appears in Issue 22 of Kzine.

Thanks for visiting.

Peter DiChellis