2017 First Readings


This page will represent the authors who are new to me this year.


Lucy Cristopher – The Killing Woods

M. Robinson – Road to Nowhere

D.H. Sidebottom – Caged 

Gilly MacMillan – What She Knew

Torna McCutchins – The Book of F*CK

Justine Elvira – Rough to Ride

Laura Lippman – You Will Know Me

Eden Butler -Thin Love

Susan H. Crawford – The Pocket Wife

Robert Bryndza – The Girl In The Ice


Hank Phillippi Ryan – The Other Woman

Winter Renshaw – Heartless

Anders Roslund and Borge Helstrom – Cell 8

Gena Showalter – Firstlife


Linda Castillo – Among the Wicked

Pam Godwin – Deliver

Denise Rudberg – A Small Indiscretion 

Melanie Raabe – The Trap

B.A. Paris – Behind Closed Doors


J.R. Ward – The Bourbon Kings 

Elle Charles – Fractured

Asa Larsson – The Blood Spilt

Chris Cleave – Everyone Brave Is Forgiven


Alice Hoffman – Faithful

Laurelin Paige – Free Me

S.J. Watson – Before I Go To Sleep

Lena Hart – His Flower Queen

Fiona Davis – The Dollhouse

Nicola Yoon – The Sun Is Also A Star

Noah Hawley – Before The Fall


Taryn Quinn – Unwrapped

Cari Quinn – Jingle Bells

Stasia Black – Crush Me

Nicole Blanchard – Anchor

Jenna Jacob – Embracing My Submission 

July Hall – If You Want Me

Tara Sue Me – The Submissive


Marcia Muller – There’s Something In A Sunday

Melissa Blue – Under His Kilt


Henning Mankell – Faceless Enemies

Brynley Bush – Timeless

Sandi Lynn – Forever Black

Jane Harper – The Dry