Josh Lanyon

“I was always a storyteller” — Interview with Josh Lanyon (part 1)

“I was always a storyteller” — Interview with Josh Lanyon (part 1)

Great news! Some days ago, I sent Josh Lanyon an email asking her if she’d accept to be interviewed on Skype, and she replied straight away saying she’d be delighted. Here I am now, fiddling with the button-down shirt I’ve donned for the occasion. I know I’m not going to have high tea with royalty, but shoot me—in my eyes, Josh is somehow like Male/Male murder mystery royalty, so I…
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“I was always a storyteller” — Interview with Josh Lanyon (part 2)

“I was always a storyteller” — Interview with Josh Lanyon (part 2)

This is part 2 of my exclusive interview with bestselling writer Josh Lanyon. Due to its length, it is published in two parts and also appears in its French translation on my French gay book website livresgay.fr. You might want to read part 1 of this interview before proceeding. PD: I always think of you as the Britishest US-author—sorry for that word—because your writing reminds me of Agatha Christie, E.F.…
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The Monuments Men Murders (The Art of Murder #4)

The Monuments Men Murders (The Art of Murder #4)

Title: The Monuments Men Murders (The Art of Murder #4) Author: Josh Lanyon Publisher: self-published Release Date: June 30, 2019 Genre(s): Mystery Page Count: 199 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Someone is watching. Someone is waiting. Despite having attracted the attention of a dangerous stalker, Special Agent Jason West is doing his best to keep his mind on…
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The Monuments Men Murders (ParisDude’s Review)

The Monuments Men Murders (ParisDude’s Review)

Title: The Monuments Men Murders (The Art of Murder #4) Author: Josh Lanyon Publisher: JustJoshin Publishing, Inc. Release Date: June 30, 2019 Genre(s): Murder Mystery Page Count: 199 Reviewed by: ParisDude Heat Level: 1 flame out of 5 Rating: 4.90 stars out of 5 Blurb: Someone is watching. Someone is waiting. Despite having attracted the attention of a dangerous stalker, Special Agent Jason West is doing his best to keep…
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The Monuments Men Murders Release Day Spotlight

The Monuments Men Murders Release Day Spotlight

Title: The Monuments Men Murders (The Art of Murder 4) Author: Josh Lanyon Publisher: JustJoshin Publishing Release Date: June 30, 2019 Genre(s): Contemporary Suspense Page Count: 199 Blurb: Someone is watching. Someone is waiting. Despite having attracted the attention of a dangerous stalker, Special Agent Jason West is doing his best to keep his mind on his job and off his own troubles. But his latest case implicates one of…
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Footsteps in the Dark: An M/M Mystery Romance Anthology

Footsteps in the Dark: An M/M Mystery Romance Anthology

Title: Footsteps in the Dark: An M/M Mystery Romance Anthology Author: L.B. Gregg, Nicole Kimberling, Josh Lanyon, Dal MacLean, Z.A. Maxfield, Meg Perry, C.S. Poe and S.C. Wynne Publisher: JustJoshin Publishing, Inc Release Date: May 31, 2019 Genre(s): Mystery Romance Page Count: 929! Blurb: The snick of a lock. The squeak of door hinges. The creak of a floorboard… Nothing is more mysterious than footsteps in the dark. Are those…
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The Ghost Had an Early Check-Out (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

The Ghost Had an Early Check-Out (CrabbyPatty’s Review)

Title: The Ghost Had an Early Check-Out (The Ghost Wore Yellow Socks #2) Author: Josh Lanyon Publisher: JustJoshin Publishing, Inc. Release Date: December 18, 2018 Genre(s): Murder / Mystery Page Count: 184 Reviewed by: CrabbyPatty Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Now living in Los Angeles with former navy SEAL Nick Reno, artist Perry Foster comes to the rescue of elderly and…
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The Ghost Had an Early Check-Out (ParisDude’s Review)

The Ghost Had an Early Check-Out (ParisDude’s Review)

Title: The Ghost Had an Early Check-Out (The Ghost Wore Yellow Socks #2) Author: Josh Lanyon Publisher: JustJoshin Publishing, Inc. Release Date: December 18, 2018 Genre(s): Murder Mystery Page Count: 184 Reviewed by: ParisDude Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Now living in Los Angeles with former navy SEAL Nick Reno, artist Perry Foster comes to the rescue of elderly and eccentric…
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5 Star Release Spotlight: Séance on a Summer’s Night

5 Star Release Spotlight: Séance on a Summer’s Night

Title: Séance on a Summer’s Night Author: Josh Lanyon Publisher: JustJoshin Publishing, Inc. Release Date: January 31, 2019 Genre(s): Murder Mystery Page Count: 318 Reviewed by: Read ParisDude’s Review Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Theater critic Artemus Bancroft isn’t sure what to expect when his aunt summons him home to California with vague but urgent pleas about being unable to cope with “the situation.” The situation turns out…
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Séance on a Summer’s Night (ParisDude’s Review)

Séance on a Summer’s Night (ParisDude’s Review)

Title: Séance on a Summer’s Night Author: Josh Lanyon Publisher: JustJoshin Publishing, Inc. Release Date: January 31, 2019 Genre(s): Murder Mystery Page Count: 318 Reviewed by: ParisDude Heat Level: 3 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Theater critic Artemus Bancroft isn’t sure what to expect when his aunt summons him home to California with vague but urgent pleas about being unable to cope with “the…
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Murder Takes the High Road (Crabbypatty’s review)

Murder Takes the High Road (Crabbypatty’s review)

Title: Murder Takes the High Road Author: Josh Lanyon Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: April 23, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary/Suspense Page Count: 60,000 words Reviewed by: Crabbypatty Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 From award-winning male/male author Josh Lanyon: a librarian finds himself in a plot right out of one of his favorite mystery novels Librarian Carter Matheson is determined to enjoy himself on a Scottish bus tour for fans of…
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Murder Takes the High Road (Renee’s Review)

Murder Takes the High Road (Renee’s Review)

Title: Murder Takes the High Road Author: Josh Lanyon Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: April 23, 2018 Genre(s): Contemporary/Suspense/Whodunit Page Count: 3,773 Kindle locations Reviewed by: Renée Heat Level: 2.5 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb:   From award-winning male/male author Josh Lanyon: a librarian finds himself in a plot right out of one of his favorite mystery novels Librarian Carter Matheson is determined to enjoy himself on a Scottish bus tour…
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The Magician Murders (Art of Murder #3)

The Magician Murders (Art of Murder #3)

Title: The Magician Murders (Art of Murder #3) Author: Josh Lanyon Publisher: Self published Release Date: March 29, 2018 Genre(s): Mystery Page Count: 281 Reviewed by: Maya Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Nothing up his sleeves. Nothing but murder… Jason West, hot shot special agent with the FBI’s Art Crime Team, is recuperating from a recent hit-and-run accident at the Wyoming…
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Murder Takes the High Road

Murder Takes the High Road

Title: Murder Takes the High Road Author: Josh Lanyon Publisher: Carina Press Release Date: April 23rd, 2018 Genre(s): MM Romance Suspense/Contemporary/Thriller Page Count: Reviewed by: LenaRibka Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 3 stars out of 5 Blurb: Librarian Carter Matheson is determined to enjoy himself on a Scottish bus tour for fans of mystery author Dame Vanessa Rayburn. Sure, his ex, Trevor, will also be on the…
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