New Authors     New Books     Coming Soon     Most Popular     Top Authors    
     New Books     Coming Soon     
Joan Hess's picture

Joan Hess


USA flag (1949 - )

aka Joan Hadley

Joan Hess is the author of both the Claire Malloy and the Maggody mystery series. She is a winner of the American Mystery Award, a member of Sisters in Crime, and a former president of the American Crime Writers League. She lives in Fayetteville, Arkansas.
 
Series contributed to
thumb
 
thumb
 
Anthologies edited
thumbthumbthumb
 
Anthologies containing stories by Joan Hess
thumb
 
Short stories
Six Shades of Black (1998)


Awards
Agatha Award Best Novel nominee (1988) : Mischief in Maggody
Agatha Award Best Novel nominee (1993) : O Little Town of Maggody
Agatha Award Best Novel nominee (1995) : Miracles in Maggody


Joan Hess recommends
thumb
The Christie Caper (1991)
(Death On Demand, book 7)
Carolyn Hart
"A wickedly clever plot."
thumb
All the Hungry Mothers (1994)
(Jesus Creek, book 4)
Deborah Adams
"A series rich in provocative themes and artful plots."
thumb
Antiques Fruitcake (2014)
(Trash 'n' Treasures Mystery)
Barbara Allan
"A hilarious team of snoops."

Visitors to this page also looked at these authors