Maximum Shelf: THE WHISPER MAN

Maximum Shelf: THE WHISPER MAN

Last week’s Maximum Shelf pick was Alex North’s THE WHISPER MAN, the next creepy thriller from Celadon you won’t want to miss! Tom Kennedy and his young son Jake are having a tough time after the sudden death of their wife and mother. A fresh start will help heal. A new beginning, a new house, […]

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#ThrillerThursday (12/13/18)

#ThrillerThursday (12/13/18)

You’ll see some familiar faces as we celebrate this Thriller Thursday with two continuing, critically acclaimed series: A BAKER STREET WEDDING: A Baker Street Mystery by Michael Robertson A honeymoon goes awry in the sixth book following a London barrister who takes a lease on 221B Baker Street and must respond to letters addressed to Sherlock […]

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#thrillerthursday (11/8/18)

#thrillerthursday (11/8/18)

Today’s #ThrillerThursday picks are perfect for Agatha Christie, Louise Penny, and Deborah Crombie fans! HARVEST OF SECRETS: A Wine Country Mystery by Ellen Crosby “Genealogy, history, and murder combine in a tale of passion and hatred.”—Kirkus Reviews “Crosby is a steady hand in unraveling the tangled subplots, and she populates Lucie’s world with sympathetic secondary […]

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2017 Bram Stoker Award Nominees (& Winners!)

2017 Bram Stoker Award Nominees (& Winners!)

We have 4 nominees (AND 2 WINNERS!!!) for the 2017 Bram Stoker Awards! Superior Achievement in a Novel Award ARARAT by Christopher Golden – WINNER! Superior Achievement in Long Fiction MAPPING THE INTERIOR by Stephen Graham Jones – WINNER! AGENTS OF DREAMLAND by Caitlin R. Kiernan Superior Achievement in an Anthology Award NIGHTS OF THE […]

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Thriller Thursday (12/14/17 Edition)

Thriller Thursday (12/14/17 Edition)

Cozy up with some cozies (and a psychological thriller) this December: BLOODSTAINS WITH BRONTE by Katherine Bolger Hyde The second book in a delightful new cozy mystery series in which an English teacher becomes involved in murder cases that reflect elements of her favorite books. “The writers’-retreat theme opens the story to plenty of literary […]

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2017 Anthony Award Nominees

2017 Anthony Award Nominees

Happy #ThrillerThursday! First, congrats to our 2017 Anthony Award nominees: Best Novel A GREAT RECKONING by Louise Penny Best First Novel DESIGN FOR DYING by Renee Patrick The winners will be announced at Bouchercon on October 15. Now on to this week’s new mysteries: PERISH THE DAY by John Farrow The “excellent”* final volume in […]

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TxLA 2017 Book Buzz Titles

TxLA 2017 Book Buzz Titles

It’s the last day of TxLA! Come grab the last of our books in the Macmillan Adult booth #2606, then make sure to hear Anne “sweet teeth” Spieth share her favorite forthcoming Macmillan titles at the Book Buzz from 9:15-10:15am in room 217 A. Have a conflict or not at TxLA? We’ve got you covered! […]

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Thriller Thursday (11/17/16 Edition)

Thriller Thursday (11/17/16 Edition)

Happy #ThrillerThursday to two new entries in acclaimed series mysteries: DESOLATION FLATS by Andrew Hunt Two stars for the third book in the Hillerman Prize-winning Art Oveson Mystery series, starring a Mormon deputy sheriff in 1930s Salt Lake City. “[A] knockout of a novel… so powerful it can be taken as a stand-alone. The real […]

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Thriller Thursday (5/5/16 Edition)

Thriller Thursday (5/5/16 Edition)

Q: What do you get when you mix three detectives, two lawyers, three cozies, and one obsessed woman? A: Today’s #ThrillerThursday picks! REDEMPTION ROAD by John Hart A May 2016 LibraryReads & Indie Next pick, a PW Best Summer Book of 2016, a SIBA Spring 2016 Okra pick, and two starred reviews! In Hart’s “stellar crime […]

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REDEMPTION ROAD & CITY OF THE LOST are May 2016 LibraryReads Picks

REDEMPTION ROAD & CITY OF THE LOST are May 2016 LibraryReads Picks

FANTASTIC NEWS! Macmillan has two books on the May 2016 LibraryReads list! Coming in at #7 is REDEMPTION ROAD by John Hart. A May 2016 Indie Next pick & a SIBA Spring 2016 Okra pick! “In Hart’s new suspense novel, we meet veteran detective Elizabeth Black, who is facing possible suspension for a suspicious shooting. […]

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