Mystery Scene



Dennis Lehane

Moonlight Mile To the delight of their many fans, Lehane’s new novel features the star-crossed Boston PIs Patrick Kenzie and Angie Gennaro.
by Oline H. Cogdill

Tasha Alexander

Murder by Gaslight The changing role of women in the Victorian era sparks this captivating historical series.
by Oline H. Cogdill

The Murders in Memory Lane: Al Nussbaum

Bank robber, prison inmate, crime writer, Nussbaum lived an extraordinary life.
by Lawrence Block

Take Comfort Here: Good Books for Bad Times

Mysteries can be the perfect antidote to life’s ills.
by Carolyn Hart

Building Your Book Collection, Part 4: Reference Resources

Recommended reference works to save time, trouble, and money.
by Nate Pederson

Stuart Neville

This brilliant new writer has found literary gold in the nightmare aftermath of Ireland’s civil strife.
by Tom Nolan

Mystery Scene’s Gift Guide

Great loot for all your favorite perps.
by Kevin Burton Smith

What's Happening...With Bill Pomidor

by Brian Skupin


At the Scene

by Kate Stine

Mystery Miscellany

by Louis Phillips

Hints & Allegations

Writers on Reading: Louise Penny. 2010 Bouchercon; 2010 CWA Daggers


Stieg Larsson & John Shannon
Kevin Burton Smith

Writing Life: Gormania

H.R.F. Keating, Book Publishing
by Ed Gorman


Small Press Reviews: Covering the Independents

by Betty Webb

Very Original: Paperback Originals Reviewed

by Lynne Maxwell

Short & Sweet: Short Stories Considered

by Bill Crider

What About Murder? Reference Books Reviewed

by Jon L. Breen

Sounds of Suspense: Audiobooks Reviewed

by Dick Lochte

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The Hook: First Lines

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