Anthology benefiting Murder & Mayhem in Muskego

The 8th annual Murder and Mayhem in Muskego will take place on November 9 and 10, 2012. There are 20 confirmed and 1 unconfirmed authors attending this years event. More information can be found at the official site or on the Crimespree blog.

After 7 years, over 400 author participants and in time for the 8th annual benefit, Down & Out Books is publishing MURDER & MAYHEM IN MUSKEGO, a short story anthology featuring bestselling, Edgar and Shamus award-winning writers who have attended the day-long event and edited by Jon and Ruth Jordan.

You’ll read tales of a bowling alley, remember an old flame or two, converse with a ferryman, encounter two buddies with wife issues, enter a real-life video game, sit in a parked car, find wisdom to know the difference, find out what being needed really is, loose a bet and much more. Eighteen fascinating stories in all.

Stories by: Megan Abbott, Dana Cameron, Reed Farrel Coleman, Hilary Davidson, Sean Doolittle, J.M. Edwards, Andrew Grant, Ted Hertel, Jr., Chris F. Holm, Brad Parks, Gary Phillips, Kat Richardson, Greg Rucka, Marcus Sakey, Tom Schreck and Nathan Banks, Zoë Sharp, Bryan VanMeter and Jeri Westerson.

All profits from sales of this anthology will benefit the Friends of the Muskego Public Library. You will be able to order it directly from Down & Out Books as a trade paperback and ebook. It will also be available at the event and other retailers.