NEW BOOK!

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NEW STORY
Anthology of Cozy Noir
"The Roseville Way" is the lead-off story in The Anthology of Cozy Noir.

NEW AUDIO BOOK!
Seattle Noir
My Story "The Center of the Universe" appears in the new Audible version of SEATTLE NOIR.

FREE STORY!
Trace Evidence
A brand new story, "Shanks Holds The Line," is up at TRACE EVIDENCE, the Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine blog.  For an explanation of why I am giving it away, read this.

FREE PODCAST!
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My story "Shanks On The Prowl" is available
as a free podcast at Crime City Central.


DERRINGER AWARD WINNER!


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The Short Mystery Fiction Society has named

  "The Present,"   the winner of the Derringer Award
for Best Short Story.  "The Present" appeared in the February-May 2013 issue of The Strand.   My acceptance speech is here.



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rOB lOPRESTI        
 Robert Lopresti

 is a librarian

an award-winning mystery writer

a songwriter

and a blogger.

 

He maintains these webpages:

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Unfamiliar Quotations



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"The Accessory" appeared in the June 2014 issue of
Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine.


AHMM May 2014
"A Bad Day For Bargain Hunters" is in the May 2014 issue of AHMM.


AHMM Jan 2014

Read about "Devil" here.  It is a sequel to "Snake In The Sweetgrass,"
and you can download a free podcast of "Snake" here. 

Girl Trouble
"Crow's Lesson" in Malfeasance Occasional: Girl Trouble.