"The Boy Detective" is a finalist for the Agatha & Derringer Awards.
The 2020 Bouchercon anthology features first-time writers as well as celebrated authors—and stories across a wide array of genres as well.
In some ways a twist on the Cinderella tale, “All Tomorrow’s Parties” looks toward a fateful midnight at a party where the stakes are literally life and death.
My first collaboration with my wife Tara Laskowski—first LITERARY collaboration, that is!—was inspired by one of Joni Mitchell’s most popular songs.
“A Close Shave” offers more than one tip of the razor toward Ring Lardner’s classic story “Haircut.”
“Hard Return” is part of an anthology exploring the intersection of crime fiction and time travel.
A French translation of my story “Loose Strands,” still forthcoming in its original English publication.
Agatha, Anthony, and Macavity Award Finalist, Best Short Story
Featuring ”Rearview Mirror,” the opening story in my novel in stories On the Road with Del & Louise.
Agatha Award Winner, Best Short Story
Macavity Award Winner, Best Short Story
Anthony Award Finalist, Best Short Story
Thriller Award Finalist, Best Short Story
The 2015 Bouchercon anthology, which I edited and which features 21 stories from veterans and newcomers alike.