Five Holiday-Themed Murder Mysteries

Sleigh. . . The Holidays Can Be Deadly

There’s something about the holidays that just screams for a good murder. Maybe it’s the blizzard-bound isolation. Maybe it’s too much time with the family. Whatever the root, there are few things more sinister than a dead body and a single set of footprints leading off into the newly fallen

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Liam's October 2023 Calendar

My October 2023 Calendar

Changing leaves fall from the trees as I’m getting packed up for the Stone Mountain Highland Games. Each year I make a pilgrimage to just outside Atlanta for a full weekend of kilts, bagpipes, haggis, and whisky. If you’ve never been, it’s certainly a bucket list item—more than 60,000 people

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Mystery author Margery Allingham

Three Books: Margery Allingham

A published writer at 19, mystery author Margery Allingham dabbled in occult-themed pulp fiction and playwriting before finding her calling with murder. More than 25 novels and short story collections feature, to some degree, her gentleman detective Albert Campion and his ex-burglar valet Magersfontein Lugg. A mysterious rogue equally at

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Liam's September 2023 Calendar

My September 2023 Calendar

Every year September is a Goliath with the unstoppable force that is Dragon Con. The first weekend of the month I’ll be in Atlanta for this four days of fantasy and fandom with my booth at Arca Noctis. As before, the booth is on the 3rd floor of vendors, second

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Off Scot Free by Liam Ashe

Off Scot Free

This Summer I enjoyed a few months off, just enough time to finish my next book in the Elle Cunningham Mackay series of murder mysteries. Reaction to Thou Shalt Not Kilt was so strong, I wanted to make sure the that the follow-up was worth the wait. In early September,

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Liam's August 2023 Calendar

My August 2023 Calendar

For the first time in several years (just pretending that the pandemic didn’t slow me down at all), I am taking a month off to write—just write. My August 2023 calendar sits empty. I’ve had the final draft of my next Elle Cunningham Mackay mystery, Off Scot Free, nearly done

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My Favorite True Crime Podcasts

A True Crime Addiction

From television to books and movies to podcasts, true crime has come a long way since penny dreadfuls horrified Victorian England and Truman Capote dazzled the world with In Cold Blood.So what do you do when you need your true crime fix? Following are five of my favorite true crime

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