The Hidden Staircase Mystery Books has updated its list of new hardcover mysteries with books scheduled for publication in September 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 September new mystery books page (which will become the default home page for the site on September 1st).
• Authors with mysteries featuring returning series characters (in parentheses) this month:
Susan Wittig Albert (Cottage Tales of Beatrix Potter, 7th), Ted Bell (Alexander Hawke, 6th), Rhys Bowen (Lady Victoria Georgiana Charlotte Eugenie, 4th), Tori Carrington (Sofie Metropolis, 5th), Richard Castle (Nikki Heat, 2nd), Ann Cleeves (Shetland Quartet, 4th), Harlan Coben (Myron Bolitar, 4th), Margaret Coel (Wind River, 15th), Sandy Frances Duncan (Islands Investigations International, 2nd), Christopher Fowler (Bryant & May, 8th), Steven Gore (Graham Gage, 2nd), Kerry Greenwood (Phryne Fisher, 18th), Timothy Hallinan (Poke Rafferty, 4th), Sue Henry (Jessie Arnold, 13th), Susan Hill (Simon Serrailler, 5th), Arnaldur Indridason (Reykjavik Murder, 8th), Claude Izner (Victor Legris, 3rd), Charles Kipps (Conor Bard, 2nd), William Kent Krueger (Cork O'Connor, 10th), Jeff Lindsay (Dexter Morgan, 5th), Michael Lister (John Jordan, 4th), Archer Mayor (Joe Gunther, 21st), Brian McGilloway (Benedict Devlin, 3rd), Leslie Meier (Lucy Stone, 16th), Deon Meyer (Benny Griessel, 2nd), Louise Penny (Armand Gamache, 6th), Spencer Quinn (Chet and Bernie, 3rd), Peter Robinson (Inspector Alan Banks, 19th), Nancy Taylor Rosenberg (Lily Forrester, 4th), S. J. Rozan (Bill Smith and Lydia Chin, 10th), Annelise Ryan (Mattie Winston, 2nd), John Sandford (Virgil Flowers, 4th), Sheldon Siegel (Mike Daley, 7th), Charles Todd (Bess Crawford, 2nd), Stuart Woods (Ed Eagle, 4th).
• Authors with mysteries introducing new series characters (in parentheses) this month:
Gary Alexander (Buster Hightower), Rita Mae Brown (Mags Rogers), Joelle Charbonneau (Rebecca Robbins), Ron Chudley (Hal Bannatyne), Janet Evanovich (Diesel), K. J. Larsen (Cat DeLuca), Stephen Jay Schwartz (Hayden Glass), Robin Spano (Clare Vengel).
• Authors with non-series or stand-alone mysteries this month:
Toby Ball, Lisa Black, D. C. Brod, Ben Coes, Hilary Davidson, Emma Donoghue, Jason Elliot, Stephen W. Frey, William Gibson, Jan Grape, Robert Hellenga, Jilliane Hoffman, Daniel Judson, Laura Lippman, Ronald Damien Malfi, Mark T. Mustian, Antonya Nelson, D-L Nelson, James Patterson, Scott Phillips, Ruth Rendell, Frederick Reuss, Tatiana de Rosnay, José Rodrigues dos Santos, Scarlett Thomas.
For more information on any of these titles, please visit the September 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 September 2010 releases.
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