These titles have moved forward in the judging rounds from Long Listers (Slush Pile Survivors) to the SHORTLIST and have now moved on to the SEMI-FINALISTS list of the 2018 M & M Book Awards. These entries are now in competition for the limited First Place Category Positions for the 2018 M & M Book Awards.
Congratulations to these authors for their works moving up from the 2018 M&M Long List to the Short List. These novels will now compete for the (Semi-Finalists) Positions!
M&M Book Awards feature "mystery and mayhem", amateur sleuthing, light suspense, travel mystery, classic mystery, British cozy, hobby sleuths, senior sleuths, or historical mystery, perhaps with a touch of romance or humor. Here are the 2018 M&M Slush Pile Survivors.
HOT SCHEMING MESS: MADISON CRUZ, Book 1 by Lucy Carol – Cozy Mystery, Female Sleuth, Humorous Mystery
A hilarious, fast-paced sexy cozy mystery with a believable lead and a gripping plot. Sassy, smart, and FUNNY!
Bonnie Frattori's hijinx land her and her marriage in peril as she tries to dig up dirt on the wrong neighbor. Cozy Mystery fans unite for a thrilling, suspenseful ride with a heroine who has a penchant for designer shoes and trouble!
MURDER OFF the BEATEN PATH (A Search and Rescue Mystery) by M.L. Rowland – Female Sleuth, Cozy Mystery, Women’s Adventure, Search and Rescue
An accomplished Search and Rescue team leader finds more on her plate than snowmobile accidents and avalanches in this fast-paced, tantalizing Cozy Mystery. A perfect read to snuggle up to this winter from the comfort of your reading chair.
Announcing the SHORT LIST for the 2017 Mystery & Mayhem Book Awards. Congratulations to the authors who made it to "The LIST" in the highly competitive mystery novels writing competition.
Funny, compassionate and endearing The Deep End is a well-crafted cozy, with just a touch of the exotic life, murder and mayhem, and the Bundt cake brigade to hook readers into devouring the rest of Julie Mulhern’s series, The Country Club Murders.
If you’re hungry for a fast, fun and deadly cozy mystery, Amy Beth Arkawy’s "Dead Silent," the second book in the Eliza Gordon Mystery series is what’s on the menu.