The Hidden Staircase Mystery Books has updated its list of new hardcover mysteries with books scheduled for publication in June 2011. 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 June new mystery books page (which will become the default home page for the site on June 1st).
• Authors with mysteries featuring returning series characters (in italics) this month:
Hal Ackerman (Harry Stein, 2nd) — Clive Cussler and Grant Blackwood (Fargo Adventure, 3rd) — Jan Burke (Irene Kelly, 11th) — Linda Castillo (Kate Burkholder, 3rd) — Rory Clements (John Shakespeare, 2nd) — Sandra Carey Cody (Jennifer Connors, 4th) — Jeffery Deaver (James Bond) — John DeMers (Brett Baldwin, 2nd) — Paul Doiron (Mike Bowditch, 2nd) — Robert Dugoni (David Sloane, 4th) — Janet Evanovich (Stephanie Plum, 17th numbered) — Geraldine Evans (Rafferty and Llewellyn, 14th) — Joseph Finder (Nick Heller, 2nd) — Conor Fitzgerald (Alec Blume, 2nd) — Dorothy Francis (Key West, 2nd) — Lee Goldberg (Mr. Monk, 12th) — Thomas Greanias (Sam Deker, 2nd) — Peter Guttridge (Brighton Trilogy, 2nd) — David Hagberg (Kirk McGarvey, 15th) — Carolyn Haines (Sarah Booth Delaney, 11th) — Barbara Hambly (Benjamin January, 10th) — Steve Hamilton (Alex McKnight, 8th) — Charlaine Harris (Aurora Teagarden, 3rd) — Richard Helms (Judd Wheeler, 2nd) — David Housewright (Rushmore McKenzie, 7th) — Dorothy Howell (Haley Randolph, 4th) — Edward Ifkovic (Edna Ferber, 2nd) — Craig Johnson (Walt Longmire, 7th) — Jim Kelly (Peter Shaw, 3rd) — Jon Land (Caitlin Strong, 3rd) — Sophie Littlefield (Stella Hardesty, 3rd) — Peter Lovesey (Peter Diamond, 11th) — D. P. Lyle (Dub Walker, 2nd) — Adrian Magson (Harry Tate, 2nd) — Edward Marston (Robert Colbeck, 8th) — Jeanne Matthews (Dinah Pelerin, 2nd) — Pat McIntosh (Gil and Alys Cunningham, 7th) — Ken Mercer (Will Magowan, 2nd) — Laurie Moore (Dallas/Ft. Worth News, 3rd) — Hakan Nesser (Van Veeteren, 5th) — Bill Pronzini (Nameless Detective, 35th) — Robert Randisi (Rat Pack, 6th) — Ted Riccardi (Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes) — James Rollins (Sigma Force, 7th) — Kate Sedley (Roger the Chapman, 20th) — Maggie Sefton (Kelly Flynn, Knitting, 10th) — Karin Slaughter (Will Trent, 3rd) — April Smith (Ana Grey, 4th) — Robert K. Tanenbaum (Butch Karp and Marlene Ciampi, 23rd) — Mark Terry (Derek Stillwater, 4th) — Victoria Thompson (Gaslight, 13th) — Rebecca Tope (Thea Osbourne, 8th) — Michael Wiley (Joe Kozmarski, 3rd).
• Authors with mysteries introducing characters (in italics) in a new series this month:
• Authors with non-series or stand-alone mysteries this month:
David Abbott — S. J. Bolton — Gary Braver — Alafair Burke — Bill Cameron — Thomas H. Cook — Timothy Craig — Judi Culbertson — William Dietrich — Martin Edwards — R. J. Ellory — Bob Graham — J. L. Hammer — Elin Hilderbrand — David Ignatius — Morag Joss — Michael Koryta — Ron Liebman — Rosamund Lupton — Pascal Marco — Michael Marshall — Margaret McLean — Tom McNeal — Jim Nisbet — Bobbie O'Keefe — Félix J. Palma — Tim LaHaye and Craig Parshall — Ken Policard — Steven Pressfield — Ruth Rendell — Phil Rickman — Michael Robotham — Adam Ross — Marcus Sakey — David Schmahmann — Erica Spindler — Gene Stratton-Porter — Tom Clancy and Peter Telep — S. J. Watson — Daniel H. Wilson — Robin Yocum — Daphna Edwards Ziman — Richard Zimler.
For more information on any of these titles, please visit the June 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 mystery, suspense and thriller books, also updated with June 2011 releases.
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