Editors’ Mystery Picks List: Top Titles from Top Publishers | Day of Dialog 2018

Tom Colgan, Vice President and Editorial Director, Berkley Prime Crime, Penguin Random House

Bowen, Rhys. Four Funerals and Maybe a Wedding: A Royal Spyness Mystery. Berkley Prime Crime. Aug. 2018. 304p. ISBN 9780425283523. $26; ebk. ISBN 9780698410268. MYS

Kelly, Sofie. The Cats Came Back: A Magical Cats Mystery. Berkley Prime Crime. Sept. 2018. 304p. ISBN 9780399584596. $24. ebk. ISBN 9780399584602. MYS

McKinlay, Jenn. Hitting the Books: A Library Lover’s Mystery. Berkley Prime Crime. Sept. 2018. 304p. ISBN 9780451492678. $25; ebk. ISBN 9780451492678. MYS

Thompson, Victoria. City of Secrets: A Counterfeit Lady Novel. Berkley Prime Crime. Nov. 2018. 320p. ISBN 9780451491619. $26; ebk. ISBN 9780451491633. MYS

Matt Martz, Publisher, Crooked Lane

Byron, Ellen. Mardi Gras Murder. Crooked Lane. Oct. 2018. 304p. ISBN 9781683317050. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781683317067. MYS

Mizushima, Margaret. Burning Ridge: A Timber Creek K-9 Mystery. Sept. 2018. NAp. ISBN 9781683317784. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781683317791. MYS

Petrou, Laurie. Sister of Mine. Crooked Lane. Aug. 2018. 304p. ISBN 9781683317173. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781683317180. MYS

Tracy, P.J. The Guilty Dead. Crooked Lane. Sept. 2018. 336p. ISBN 9781683318583. $26.99. MYS

Juliet Grames, Senior VP, Associate Publisher, Soho Crime

Herron, Mick. London Rules. Soho Crime. Jun. 2018. 336p. ISBN 9781616959616. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9781616959623. SPY THRILLER

Jones, Stephen Mack. Lives Laid Away. Soho Crime. Jan. 2019. 312p. ISBN 9781616959593. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9781616959609. THRILLER

Massey, Sujata. The Satapur Moonstone. Soho Crime. Feb. 2019. NAp. ISBN 9781616959098. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9781616959104. HISTORICAL MYS

Straley, John. Baby’s First Felony. Soho Crime. Jul. 2018. 272p. ISBN 9781616958787. $25.95; ebk. ISBN 9781616958794. MYS

Catherine Richards, Senior Editor, Minotaur Books

Jones, Sandie. The Other Woman. Minotaur: St. Martin’s. Aug. 2018. 304p. ISBN 9781250191984. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781250192011. PSYCHOLOGICAL THRILLER

Montgomery, Jess. The Widows. Minotaur: St. Martin’s. Jan. 2019. 304p. ISBN 9781250184528. $25.99; ebk. ISBN 9781250184535. MYS

Mosse, Kate. The Burning Chambers. Minotaur: St. Martin’s. May 2019. NAp. ISBN 9781250202161. $27.99. EPIC HISTORICAL FICTION

Stage, Zoje. Wonderland. Minotaur: St. Martin’s. Dec. 2019. NAp. ISBN 9781250206893. $27.99. SUPERNATURAL SUSPENSE

Dan Zitt, VP, Content Production, Penguin Random House Audio/Books on Tape

Child, Lee. Past Tense: A Jack Reacher Novel. Books on Tape. Nov. 2018. ISBN 9781524774318. $45. THRILLER

Evanovich, Janet. Look Alive: Twenty-Five: A Stephanie Plum Novel. Books on Tape. Nov. 2018. ISBN 9780525501398. $32. MYS




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