The 2016 Mystery & Mayhem Semi-Finalists!
ISLANDS by Sara Stamey – a contemporary thriller that combines the lure of the Caribbean with gritty reality
Mystical, romantic, intellectually and viscerally stimulating! Ancient petroglyphs, notorius voodoo cults, and betrayals
Gripping, sharp and well-paced mystery with a thrilling plot and gorgeous descriptions of cosmopolitan settings.
The plot-line twists and turns adding suspense, the setting is vividly haunting in this paranormal mystery that has dashes of wit and humor along in this exploration of the spirit world by a teenage girl.
Madcap, fast-paced international mystery that pits multi-layered villainy against inexperienced, but spirited, sleuthing with a back-beat of newly minted love.
Plot and denouement that qualifies as a top-drawer mystery. Chadwell adds just the right amount of captivating twists and turns to keep her readers pondering the solution until its powerful ending.
Estela is an amateur sleuth and psychologist by trade. At times self-deprecating, yet charming with a wry sense of humor, Estela really drives the story forward.
HOT WORK in FRY PAN GULCH (Honey Beaulieu – Man Hunter) Book One by Jacquie Rogers – Take a ride to the Old West
Smart and sassy Deputy Honey Beaulieu straps on her “Peacemakers” and takes the reader on a hilarious ride through the old West’s rough-and-tumble Wyoming Territory.
The CLUE Awards Writing Competition recognizes emerging new talent and outstanding works in the genre of Suspense/Thriller Fiction. The CLUE Awards is a division of Chanticleer International Novel Writing Competitions.