Today's compendium of recently published mystery news articles:
• Marilyn Stasio reviews several new mysteries in her Crime column on The New York Times, including Dead Heat and Dexter in the Dark, both of which hit the mystery bestsellers list last week.
• News-Press.com reporter Charles Runnells interviews Jeff Lindsay, author of the Dexter series. (MBN note: The first season of the Showtime series Dexter based on Lindsay's novels is available from Mysteries on TV.) In a related article, mystery columnist Oline H. Cogdill reviews Lindsay's latest Dexter thriller, Dexter in the Dark, on the Sun-Sentinel.com.
• The Edmonton Journal is asking readers to help it write a serialized murder mystery. Edmonton author Thomas Wharton has penned the first chapter, a riveting opener about a bloody murder aboard the Edmonton Queen on the North Saskatchewan.
• The ABC affiliate in Los Angeles reports on companies designing more video games for girl gamers. They specifically cite the Nancy Drew games for the PC, which are available from our partner website Games of Mystery.
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