The Hidden Staircase Mystery Books has updated its list of new hardcover mysteries with books scheduled for publication in February 2010. Please note that some titles may publish early (and may already be available) and some may be delayed, published at a later date.
Below we're listing those authors with returning series characters, new series characters, and non-series or stand-alone mysteries in separate sections. All titles are available on our February mystery books page.
• Authors with mysteries featuring returning series characters (in parentheses) this month:
Marty Ambrose (Mallie Monroe, 2nd), Nancy Atherton (Aunt Dimity, 15th), Sandi Ault (Jamaica Wild, 4th), Alex Berenson (John Wells, 4th), P. J. Brooke (Max Romero, 2nd), Caroline Carver (Jay McCaulay, 2nd), Alys Clare (Aelf Fen, 2nd), L. F. Crawford (Art Murry, 3rd), Scarlett Dean (Lindsay Frost, 2nd), P. C. Doherty (Amerotke, 7th), Tim Dorsey (Serge Storms, 12th), Martin Edwards (Lake District, 4th), Steven M. Forman (Eddie Perlmutter, 2nd), J. G. Goodhind (Honey Driver, 5th), Tim Green (Casey Jordan, 3rd), Elizabeth Gunn (Jake Hines, 8th), Parnell Hall (Puzzle Lady, 11th), Michael Kurland (Sherlock Holmes Anthology, 3rd), Eric Van Lustbader (Jack McClure, 2nd), Peter May (Li Yan and Margaret Campbell, 5th), Craig McDonald (Hector Lassiter, 3rd), G. A. McKevett (Savannah Reid, 15th), Ian Morson (Medieval Oxford, 7th), Jonathan Nasaw (E. L. Pender, 5th), Charlie Owen (Handstead New Town, 4th), Michael Palmer (Medical Thriller, 15th), Robert B. Parker (Jesse Stone, 9th), Sandra Parshall (Rachel Goddard, 3rd), James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge (Michael Bennett, 3rd), Misa Ramirez (Lola Cruz, 2nd), Matt Beynon Rees (Omar Yussef, 4th), J. D. Robb (Eve Dallas, In Death, 37th), John Maddox Roberts (SPQR, 13th), David Rollins (Vin Cooper, 3rd), Fay Sampson (Suzie Fewings, 2nd), Dana Stabenow (Kate Shugak, 17th), Ronald Tierney (Carly Paladino and Noah Lang, 2nd), Peter Tonkin (Richard Mariner, 21st)
• Authors with mysteries introducing new series characters (in parentheses) this month:
• Authors with non-series or stand-alone mysteries this month:
Ben Bova, Julie Compton, Marjorie Eccles, Joy Fielding, Alan Glynn, Bill Guttentag, Dana Hand, Robert Harris, Gar Anthony Haywood, Chuck Hogan, Al Lamanda, Robert S. Levinson, Henning Mankell, Nigel McCrery, John McFetridge, Mark Mills, Rosemarie Naramore, S. J. Parris, David Peace, Henry Porter, Michael Shea, Roger Smith, Peter Straub, Paul Theroux, Najem Wali, Kenneth Wishnia
For more information on any of these titles, please visit the New Mysteries page on our website. If you're interested in new paperbacks, visit The Mystery Bookshelf where you can discover a library of new mysteries, also updated with February 2010 releases.
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