2019 First Readings


This page will reflect writers who are new to me this year.

Sue Fortin – The Girl Who Lied
Madeline Sheehan – Undeniable 
Kristen Ashley – Complicated
Mia Sheridan – Stinger
Jon Ronson – The Last Days of August
Cassia Leo – Unmasked
Kylie Scott- Repeat
Nancy Jensen – The Sisters

Jan Smith – Killer by Nature
Peter Grainger – An Accidental Death
 Lainey Reese – A Table for Three
Catherine Steadman – Something in the Water
Anna Quindlen – Black and Blue
Jess Ryder – The Ex-Wife
Melissa Foster – Wild Boys after Dark:Logan
Carolyn Hart – Scandal in Fair Haven
River Savage – Incandescent 
Simone St. James – The Broken Girls
Becky Masterman – Rage Against the Dying

Sarah A. Denzil – Silent Child
Elizabeth SaFleur – Elite
Carla Kovach – The Next Girl

Tijan – Anti-Stepbrother
Celia Aaron – Blackwood
Heather Gudenkauf – Not a Sound
Alice Feeney – Sometimes I Lie
Jonathan Ames -You Were Never Really Here
Linnea May – Violent Delights
Chelsea Camaron – Hendrix
John Scalzi – The Dispatcher
Marty Ross – The Darkwater Bride
Lynda Aicher – Bonds of Trust

Lani Lynn Vale – Whiskey Neat
Abigail Barnette – The Boss
Darcy Bell – A Simple Favor
Madhuri Skekar – Evil Eye
Margaret Rogerson – An Enchantment of Ravens
Lisa De Jong – When It Rains

Normandie Alleman – Her Web Master
Sky Corgan – Flesh, (The Complete Series) 
R.K. Lilley – In Flight
Mia Sheridan – the Wish Collector
Jessie Burton – The Miniaturist   
Victoria Quinn – Black Obsidian
Christopher Greyson – The Girl Who Lived
J.D. Tyler – Primal Law

Ella Miles – Too Much
Victoria Ashley – Slade
Anna Zaires – Bind Me
Corrine Michaels – Say I’m Yours
Brittainy C. Cherry – Elements Series (4 books)

J. Bengtsson – Cake
Rory Power – Wilder Girls
Candice Fox – Crimson Lake
Marnie Mann –  When Ashes Fall 
M.S. Parker – Serving Him
Dervla McTiernan – The Ruin

Sienna Valentine – Pride
Aimee Malloy – The Perfect Mother
Louise Candlish – Those People
Charleigh Rose – Bad Habit
R.S. Grey – Coldhearted Boss
Joya Ryan – Yours Tonight
Alta Hensley – Bastards and Whiskey
Lisa Jackson – Left to Die

C.J. Tudor – The Chalk Man
Sonja Condit – Starter House
Greer Hendricks/Sarah Pekkanen – The Wife Between Us
Michele Campbell – She Was the Quiet One
C.M. Stunich – Taboo-Unchained
Vanessa Vale- Ride Me Dirty
Aly Martinez – Fight Silence
Karen Harper – Shattered Secrets
M.R. James – The Conception of Terror
Ali Land – Good Me, Bad Me

Jessica Barry – Freefall
Mike Omer – A Killer’s Mind
Tamsyn Bester – The Line Between 
Linwood Barclay – A Noise Downstairs
James Dommek Jr. – Midnight Son
Matt Haig – A Boy Called Christmas
Christine Carbo – The Wild Inside
Kelly Harms – You Can Thank Me Later

Margot Hunt- Buried Deep
J.P. Delaney – The Perfect Wife
Kimberly Belle – Dear Wife