Laura Lippman was a reporter for twenty years. She began writing novels while working full time and published seven books about "accidental PI" Tess Monaghan before leaving daily journalism in 2001. Her work has been awarded the Edgar, the Anthony, the Agatha, the Shamus, the Nero Wolfe, Gumshoe and Barry awards. She also has been nominated for other prizes in the crime fiction field, including the Hammett and the Macavity. She was the first-ever recipient of the Mayor's Prize for Literary Excellence and the first genre writer recognized as Author of the Year by the Maryland Library Association.
Published: May 2021
A stunning, multi-voiced, period piece - tackling race, gender politics, and the volatility of mid '60s America - from one of today's most interesting crime writing voices
Published: December 2019
And When She Was Good by Laura Lippman is the gripping new psychological thriller from the New York Times bestselling author of Sunburn.
Published: August 2019
A stunning, multi-voiced thriller - tackling race, gender politics, and the volatility of mid '60s America - from one of today's most interesting crime writing voices.
Published: January 2019
Meet Polly, which may or may not be her real name, this year's most dangerous leading lady...
Published: March 2018
A superb novel of psychological suspense about a pair of lovers with the best intentions and the worst luck: two people locked in a passionate yet uncompromising game of cat and mouse. But instead of rules, this game has dark secrets, forbidden desires, inevitable betrayals - and cold-blooded murder.
Published: July 2017
The brilliant, moving and psychologically complex new standalone novel from the New York Times-bestselling author of After I'm Gone, And When She Was Good, and What the Dead Know.
Published: January 2016
New York Times bestseller Laura Lippman returns to one of American fiction's most memorable Private Investigators in a devastatingly powerful mystery.
Published: April 2015
New York Times best seller Laura Lippman returns with a classic story of murder and mystery, in which one man's disappearance echoes through the lives of his wife, daughters - and mistress.
Published: January 2015
And When She Was Good by Laura Lippman is the gripping new psychological thriller from the New York Times bestselling author.