Joe Gunther #26 Makes Top 10 Great Fall Thrillers List

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What a thrill! Entertainment Weekly magazine picked the brand-new Joe Gunther mystery, "The Company She Kept," as one of their 10 Great Fall Thrillers. You can find the whole list in the October 9th issue. … [Read More...]

The Company She Kept Released on September 29th

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Archer Mayor’s THE COMPANY SHE KEPT opens with Joe Gunther and his Vermont Bureau of Investigation called in to investigate an especially brutal crime: A woman’s corpse has been found hanging high above the interstate with a homophobic slur carved into it. [More Info & Read Excerpt]

Citywide Blackout

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TUNE IN: Archer was a guest on Citywide Blackout, Boston’s entertainment program, on May 7. You can tune into the podcast here. New episodes of Citywide Blackout air every Thursday at 8 p.m. on WEMF Radio. [More Info & Read Excerpt]

Vermont: Writer’s Muse

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So pleased to be part of this WCVB Chronicle story about Vermont writers, along with Tom Bodett and Rudyard Kipling.  Click the video below or you can watch the whole story here.

NEW: E-Books Now Available
Open Season
Scent of Evil
The Skeleton’s Knee
Fruits of the Poisonous Tree
The Dark Root
The Ragman’s Memory
Bellows Falls
The Disposable Man
Occam’s Razor
The Marble Mask
Tucker Peak
St. Albans Fire
Snow Blind


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About the Author

Archer Mayor is the author of the highly acclaimed Vermont-based series featuring detective Joe Gunther, which the Chicago Tribune describes as “the best police procedurals being written in America.”  The 26th book, THE COMPANY SHE KEPT, is due September 29, 2015 (Minotaur/St. Martin's Press).  He is a past winner of the New England Independent … [Read More...]

News Flash!

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Five Trips for Crime Fiction Lovers

By Leslie Gilbert Elman, Special to CNN, Sat July 7, 2012.  Mention Vermont and the mind fills with images of bucolic farms and snow-covered mountains. Crime novelist Archer Mayor, who … [Read More...]

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New Cover Art

So, with the happy advent of reclaiming the paperback rights to the “missing” AMPress titles of THE SNIPER’S WIFE, THE SURROGATE THIEF, THE SECOND … [Read More...]