“Art Taylor is becoming one of the most
distinguished short-story writers of his generation.”
Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine, March/April 2013


Noir at the Bar, Washington, DC
Wonderland Ballroom, Sunday, July 27, 8 p.m.

“The Care and Feeding of Houseplants”
has won this year’s Agatha Award
and is a finalist for both the Anthony
and the Macavity too!
Read the full story online at
Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine
and the Washington Post’s coverage here



“Rearview Mirror” in The Crooked Road, Volume 3:
Ellery Queen Presents Stories of Grifters, Gangsters,
Hit Men, and Other Career Crooks

Washington Post reviews of
Lauren Owens The Quick,
Benjamin Black’s The Black-Eyed Blonde,
Sally Cline’s Dashiell Hammett: Man of Mystery,
Jason Matthews’ Red Sparrow,
and William Boyd’s Solo