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Wendy Corsi Staub

USA flag (b.1964)

aka Wendy Markham, Wendy Morgan

Wendy Corsi Staub is fast gaining a place alongside today's most popular and successful writers of suspense fiction.

Genres: Mystery, Young Adult Fantasy, Cozy Mystery, Young Adult Romance, Horror
New Books
October 2022

The Stranger Vanishes
(Lily Dale Mystery, book 5)
Series contributed to
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Rita Awards Best Novel winner (1994) : Summer Lightning

Wendy Corsi Staub recommends
The Killing Room (2010)
John Manning
"If you like Dean Koontz, you'll love John Manning!"
Vanishing Girls (2012)
(Karin Schaeffer, book 3)
Katia Lief
"Gripping, twist-filled psychological suspense."
Silent City (2015)
(Claire Codella Mystery, book 1)
Carrie Smith
"This compelling debut kept me up all night."
Countdown (2017)
(Cassidy & Spenser, book 5)
Carey Baldwin
"If you like Lisa Jackson and Karen Rose, Carey Baldwin is right up your dark, twisty alley."
A Map of the Dark (2018)
(Searchers , book 1)
Karen Ellis
"Deftly plotted and packed with blind curves, A Map of the Dark careens into dangerous territory, where Karen Ellis entwines complex storylines with breakneck precision. A must-read for fans of taut, unpredictable psychological suspense."
The Last Thing I Told You (2018)
Emily Arsenault
"Ensnared in an intricate web, Arsenault’s vivid characters seamlessly narrate a suspenseful tale in voices that resonate truth. But is that what they’re telling? If you like a twist-filled page-turner, you’ll love The Last Thing I Told You."
I Know Everything (2019)
(Adler and Dwyer)
Matthew Farrell
"I Know Everything takes off like a shot, with a shot, and the pulse-pounding pace never lets up. Fans of John Sandford and Lawrence Block will flock to Matthew Farrell!"
The Fire Thief (2020)
(Dark Paradise Mystery, book 1)
Debra Bokur
"Debra Bokur's The Fire Thief has all the elements of a great mystery--crackling tension, brisk pacing, a vibrant setting, and a flicker of paranormal . . . or is it?"
Little Deadly Secrets (2020)
Pamela Crane
"Little Deadly Secrets has one of the most chilling opening scenes I've ever read, and the tension keeps right on building. My advice: don't read this book...unless you're prepared not to put it down until you're finished!"
Pretty Little Wife (2020)
Darby Kane
"Pretty Little Wife is domestic suspense at its best, with a chilling premise that keeps you guessing to the last page. Add Darby Kane to your must-read list!"
All Her Little Secrets (2021)
Wanda M Morris
"Wanda M. Morris' All Her Little Secrets is that rare debut novel that doesn't miss a beat—expertly plotted, beautifully written, and so compelling I read it in one sitting. Fans of Attica Locke and Celeste Ng, take note!"
A Streetcar Named Murder (2022)
(New Orleans Mystery, book 1)
T G Herren
"Driven by wry, observational narrative, A Streetcar Named Murder careens a colorful cast from crimes to clues to cliffhangers to a clever conclusion I never saw coming. Our resourceful heroine shares top billing with a vivid New Orleans, exquisitely captured by homegrown author T.G. Herren. Bravo!"

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