Best New England Crime Stories

Coming  November 2021 from Crime Spell Books

The editors at Crime Spell Books, Susan Oleksiw, Leslie Wheeler, and Ang Pompano are pleased to announce that the following stories by these amazing authors will appear in


Bloodroot, Best New England Crime Stories anthology #19.

Congratulations to all. Look for it in November 2021

Christine Bagley “Valhalla”

Brenda Buchanan “Means, Motive and Opportunity”

Bruce Coffin “Murphy’s Law”

Hans Copek “The Visa”

A.L. Dawson “The Crossing”

Kat Fast “Only You”

Kate Flora “Best Served Cold”

Judith Green “Virtue Is Its Own Reward”

Jane Haertel “Where the Wild Pigs Are”

Vaughn Hardacker “Just Like Jesse James”

Zakariah Johnson “Egg on Her Face”

Frederic T. Jones “Bounty”

Chris Knopf “Rescue”

Lisa Lieberman “The Virgin’s Necklace”

Edith Maxwell “Dark Corners”

Susan Oleksiw “Chuck Zanger Exceeds His Skill Set”

Eugenia Parrish “A Death at the Crossroads”

Ang Pompano “Directions to Justice"

Stephen D. Rogers “The Baby Screamed Murder”

Clea Simon “No Cities to Love”

Sarah Smith “Jane Austen’s House”

Janet Raye Stevens “Dirty Water”

Leslie Wheeler “Watchers”

*The Al Blanchard award winning story will also be published in Bloodroot, but is not listed here, because the winner has yet to be publicly announced.