2019SFFINALISTS

2019 Killer Nashville
Silver Falchion Finalists

Action Adventure
Baron Birtcher
Fistful of Rain

Linda Sands
Precious Cargo

Robert Slayton
Running to Graceland

Mary Ting
ISAN

Jill Wallace
War Serenade

Cozy
Traci Andrighetti
Campari Crimson

L.A. Chandler
The Gold Pawn

Phyllis Gobbell
Treachery in Tuscany

Morgan James
Quiet Fury

Jill Orr
The Bad Break

Juvenile/Y.A.
Liana Gardner
The Journal of Angela Ashby

Julieanne Lynch
Beneath the Lighthouse

Ted Neill
Jamhuri, Njambi & Fighting Zombies

Lynn Slaughter
It Should Have Been You

Alexandrea Weis
Death by the River

Mystery
Delphine Boswell
Unholy Secrets

Larry Enmon
The Burial Place

Allan Eskens
The Shadows We Hide

Mike Faricy
Star Struck

Alexia Gordon
Killing in C Sharp

Bradley Harper
A Knife in the Fog

Roger Johns
River of Secrets

Ann Parker
A Dying Note

Keenan Powell
Deadly Solution

Cindy Sample
Dying for a Deal

Non-Fiction
Leslie Klinger
Classic American Crime Fiction of the 1920s

Ted Neill
Two Years of Wonder

Ted Neill
Finding St. Lo: A Memoir of War & Family

Adam Plantinga
Police Craft

Gretchen Rose
Dancing with the Devil

Procedural
Bruce Robert Coffin
Beyond the Truth

James Doherty
An Obscure Grave

Amanda Feyerbend
Girls of Summer

Margaret Mizushima
Burning Ridge: A Timber Creek K-9 Mystery

Saralyn Richard
Murder in the One Percent

Sci-fi, Fantasy, and Horror
Dana Chamblee Carpenter
Book of the Just

Elizabeth Isaacs
The Scythian Trials

Julieanne Lynch
Beneath the Lighthouse

Morgan Smith
The Shades of Winter

Maggie Toussaint
Confound It

Short Story Collections/Anthologies
Carmen Amato
The Artist

Marianne Donley
Untethered: Sweet, Funny, and Strange Tales of the Paranormal

Rhonda Gilliland
Cooked to Death III: Hell for the Holidays

Leslie Klinger
For the Sake of the Game

Jane Suen
Alterations Trilogy

R.L. Stine
Scream & Scream Again

Suspense
Mary Coley
Chrysalis: A Race to Death

Rea Frey
Not Her Daughter

D.E. Funk
Silent Rage

Debra K. Gaskill
Toxic Fitz

A.H. Gilbert
For Sissy

P.D. Halt
When Death Imitates Art

Tikiri Herath
Abducted

Katherine Johnson
Grit & Granite

Kelly Oliver
Jackal

Lori Roberts
Where the Sweetgrass Grows

Thriller
R.G. Belsky
Yesterday’s News

Timothy S. Johnston
The War Beneath

Thomas Kelso
Fractured

Michael Niemann
Illegal Holdings

T.J. O’Conner
The Consultant

Rick Outzen
City of Grudges

Eliot Parker
A Knife’s Edge

Charley Pearson
Scourge

Rick Pullen
Naked Truth

Dana J. Summers
The Dark and the Dead