Melissa Lenhardt & Sherry Thomas

Melissa Lenhardt will sign and discuss Heresy (Redhook; $15.99).

Melissa Lenhardt writes mystery, historical fiction, and women s fiction. Her debut novel, Stillwater, was a finalist for the 2014 Whidbey Writers MFA Alumni Emerging Writers Contest. She is also the author of the upcoming Sawbones (Redhook, 2016). She is a board member of the DFW Writers Workshop and vice president of the Sisters in Crime North Dallas Chapter. Melissa lives in Dallas, Texas, with her husband and two sons.

Sherry Thomas will sign and discuss The Hollow of Fear (Berkley; $15).

Sherry Thomas is one of the most acclaimed historical romance authors writing today, winning the RITA Award two years running, and appearing on innumerable "Best of the Year" lists, including those of Publishers Weekly, Kirkus Reviews, Library Journal, Dear Author, and All About Romance. She lives in Austin, Texas, with her husband and sons.

Sherry Thomas is represented by Kristin Nelson of Nelson Literary Agency.

Our in-store talk/readings are free. However, if you want to get anything signed, the author's newest book must be purchased from Murder By The Book. Our signing policies can be found here

Event date: 

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 6:30pm

Event address: 

2342 Bissonnet St.
Houston, TX 77005
Heresy Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316435352
Availability: Able to Backorder
Published: Redhook - October 2nd, 2018

"An all-out women-driven, queer, transgender, multiracial takeover of the Old West . . . and that's exactly what Melissa Lenhardt delivers in her unapologetically badass western, Heresy." - New York Times

The Hollow of Fear (The Lady Sherlock Series #3) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780425281420
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Published: Berkley - October 2nd, 2018

As seen on The Today Show! One of the best summer mystery picks!

Charlotte Holmes, Lady Sherlock, returns in the Victorian-set mystery series from the USA Today bestselling author of A Conspiracy in Belgravia and A Study in Scarlet Women, an NPR Best Book of 2016.

Blood Oath (Sawbones #2) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316505383
Availability: Special Order
Published: Redhook - May 23rd, 2017

"Kill or be killed historical romance with bandits, Pinkerton agents, bounty hunters, mystery and more. Melissa Lenhardt writes with passion and does not hold anything back." -RT Book Reviews

Sawbones Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316505390
Availability: Special Order
Published: Redhook - April 11th, 2017

Wrongfully accused of murder, Dr. Catherine Bennett is destined to hang... unless she can disappear.

With the untamed territory of Colorado as her most likely refuge, she packs her physician's kit and heads West. But even with a new life and name, a female doctor with a bounty on her head can hide for only so long.

Stillwater: A Jack McBride Mystery Cover Image
ISBN: 9781510719828
Availability: Special Order
Published: Skyhorse - July 18th, 2017

Former FBI agent Jack McBride took the job as Chief of Police for Stillwater, Texas, to start a new life with his teenage son, Ethan, away from the suspicions that surrounded his wife’s disappearance a year earlier.

With a low crime rate and a five-man police force, he expected it to be a nice, easy gig; hot checks, traffic violations, some drugs, occasional domestic disturbances, and

A Study In Scarlet Women (The Lady Sherlock Series #1) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780425281406
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Published: Berkley - October 18th, 2016

USA Today bestselling author Sherry Thomas turns the story of the renowned Sherlock Holmes upside down in the first novel in this Victorian mystery series....

A Conspiracy in Belgravia (The Lady Sherlock Series #2) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780425281413
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Published: Berkley - September 5th, 2017

The game is afoot as Charlotte Holmes returns in USA Today bestselling author Sherry Thomas’s Victorian-set Lady Sherlock series.