Posts tagged Mystery Writers of America

Mysterious Book Report No. 332 – Down Th...

Mysterious Book Report Down The River Unto The Sea

Down The River Unto The Sea by Walter Mosley Mulholland Books/ Little, Brown and Co., $27.00, 322 pages, ISBN 978-0-316-50964-0 Walter Mosley has authored more than fifty books.  He’s been appointed a Grand Master by the Mystery Writers of America, won just about any award you could name, his books have been translated into twenty […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 102 – Hit Me

Mysterious Book Report Hit Me

Hit Me by Lawrence Block Mulholland Books-Little Brown, $26.99, 337 pages, ISBN 978-0-316-12735-6 The summer reading season is getting underway and this weeks book selection was chosen because it’s ideal for reading in short intervals as time allows.  It consists of three novellas, all linked together around two central themes: the first being extraordinary and […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 52 – The Lock ...

Mysterious Book Report The Lock Artist

The Lock Artist by Steve Hamilton Minotaur Books, $14.99, 304 pages, ISBN 978-0-312-38042-7 Over the next three or four weeks, who knows, maybe longer, we’ll review some of the novels, and the novelists, who’ve been awarded and Edgar.  The Edgars are given each spring by the Mystery Writers of America (MWA) for the best mysteries […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 32 – Feast Day...

Feast Day Of Fools

Feast Day of Fools by James Lee Burke Simon & Schuster, $26.00, 463 pages, ISBN 978-1-4516-4311-4 Every fiction writer who’s ever lived strives to create an alternate universe so compelling that the reader gets lost in it on the first page, and doesn’t emerge until the very last word is read.  Then, you know you’ve […]