2016 Best Short Story

The Mayor and the Midwife” has been nominated for the 2016 Agatha Award for Best Short Story. Enjoy the read, as Quaker midwife Rose Carroll and the visiting mayor of New Orleans solve a mystery in 1888 New England.

The story was first published in September 2016 in Blood on the Bayou: Bouchercon Anthology 2016 (Down & Out Books).