Do you like Humphrey Bogart movies?How about Raymond Chandler mysteries? Join us online for a conversation with William F. Crandell, award-winning author of Let’s Say Jack Kennedy Killed the Girl, Book 1 in The Jack Griffin Detective Series. In this hard-boiled adventure we find a young senator Kennedy’s personal and political future at risk when he’s … More FREE (& virtual) INDIE AUTHOR EVENT


If you like your mysteries cosy, then this one is for you! We are actively seeking reviewers for the Charlotte Smart Mysteries, a 3-book series. Folks who are kind enough to review the book(s) on Goodreads or Amazon will be given: A free copy of the book(s) in an electronic format (Kindle or a PDF … More MEET CHARLOTTE


Over at our parent imprint, Devil’s Party Press, we recently released the second issue of our lit mag, Instant Noodles We would really value having some feedback from you on the magazine if you have a few minutes to spare. Thanks so much for your feedback~ READ INSTANT NOODLES TAKE OUR SURVEY

“It seemed like a nice neighborhood to have bad habits in.”

I’m a writer too; I write. I understand how much we crave to have our writing accepted, how much we want to be published. If you have finished your damn novel I consider you something stupendous. And, at Hawkshaw, we may or may not choose you. Consider the call you are applying for, from any … More “It seemed like a nice neighborhood to have bad habits in.”

George? Bess? Or Nancy? Nancy, of course!

Created by Caroline Keene, and first published in 1930, Nancy Drew Mystery Stories have sold over 70 million copies and become a cherished part of our cultural landscape. The teenage sleuth has been a noted inspiration for generations of women, including Sonia Sotomayor, Sandra Day O’Connor, Hillary Clinton, and me! Nancy Drew novels are the first … More George? Bess? Or Nancy? Nancy, of course!