Anthologies & Group Novels

A Sampling of Sleuths Short Story Anthology


Are you a lover of cozy or contemporary mysteries in search of your next binge-worthy series? Look no further than A Sampling of Sleuths, Thalia’s latest anthology coming in June 2023.

Featuring short stories by ten seasoned mystery writers — all of them with long-running series to enjoy or a strong backlist of stand-alones for you to enjoy, A Sampling of Sleuths is a great way to try out a new author, meet their signature characters, and sample their writing styles in one convenient volume.

A Sampling of Sleuth offers stories by Anne R. Allen, Michelle Bennington, Kate Flora,  Lise McClendon, Katy Munger, Gary Phillips, Jeff Poole, Sarah Shaber  Connie Shelton, and Susan Slater. With ten authors to choose from, you’re sure to discover one or more new mystery series to try! Look for A Sampling of Sleuth on Amazon in paperback and eBook format starting June 20, 2023.

Stop the World: Snapshots From a Pandemic


40 authors from around the world set out to record their innermost feelings and offer inspiring, heartfelt, creative takes on the Covid-19 pandemic.

This collection of fiction, essays, and poetry shines a light on moments in the times we live in and offers a record of people’s lives and imaginations. All profits from the sale of this anthology are donated to charity.

Now available at Amazon, Apple, KOBO, and Nook and in paperback wherever books are sold.

Beat Slay Love: One Chef’s Quest for Delicious Revenge

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Plunge into the fascinating and competitive world of food media culture, in this wry, witty crime story where cutting edge takes on a new meaning when celebrity chefs across America start dying. From color-themed dinners to Maine lobster pots, from BBQ to huckleberries, this mystery is stuffed to the gills with knives, mayhem, and laughs.  

Now available at Amazon, Apple, B&N, in audio format at Audible, and in paperback wherever books are sold.

Dead of Winter: Chilling New tales of Crime

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Dead of Winter brings together eight established crime writers (including all of Thalia’s original authors) in a collection of intriguing, surprise-filled short stories full of buried secrets, back-stabbing and revenge — all set against the chilling backdrop of winter, the cruelest season of all. Entertaining in its own right, this anthology also allows you to sample the writing skills of mystery authors who may be new to you. 

Now available in ebook format at Amazon.