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Mary Anna Evans

Burials by Mary Anna Evans

March 1, 2017

Poisoned Pen Press:  Scottsdale, AZ 2017 (PB) Dr. Sophia Townsend was a brilliant archaeologist, but one who was reputed to be a foul-tempered loner who often made working for her a living hell.  In 1987 her one-woman cultural resources firm…


Isolation by Mary Anna Evans

October 1, 2015

Poisoned Pen Press, Scottsdale, Arizona 2015 (pb) After recent adventures revolving about such momentous events as Hurricane Katrina and the Deepwater Horizon oil spill along the Gulf Coast, author Mary Anna Evans takes her heroine, archaeologist Faye Longchamp, back to…


Rituals by Mary Anna Evans

December 1, 2013

Poisoned Pen Press: Scottsdale, AZ 2014 (pb) The eighth entry in Mary Anna Evans’s splendid mystery series takes archaeologist Faye Longchamp and her daughter Mirande far from their homeland in the Deep South to the bucolic landscapes of western New…


Plunder by Mary Anna Evans

May 1, 2012

Poisoned Pen Press: Scottsdale, AZ 2012 (PB) Mary Anna Evans’s seventh Faye Longchamp mystery is told to the backdrop of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil platform blowout disaster in the Gulf of Mexico. While perhaps not the strongest entry in…


Strangers by Mary Anna Evans

October 1, 2010

Poisoned Pen Press: Scottsdale, AZ October 2010 (HC) Mary Anna Evans’s sixth Faye Longchamp novel continues her string of elegant mysteries that features one of contemporary fiction’s most appealing heroines. The author also continues to seek out and to describe…


Floodgates by Mary Anna Evans

August 1, 2009

Poisoned Pen Press: Scottsdale, AZ 2009 (HC) In this, the fifth Faye Longchamp novel penned by Mary Anna Evans, the author provides the reader with perhaps the thinnest mystery in the series, but also the most atmospheric and evocative narrative…


Findings by Mary Anna Evans

July 1, 2008

Poisoned Pen Press: Scottsdale, AZ 2008 (HC) Mary Anna Evans’ fourth entry in her Faye Longchamp mystery series represents both a return and a departure. It returns Faye and her companion Joe Wolf Mantooth to Faye’s antebellum homestead on Joyeuse…


Effigies by Mary Anna Evans

June 1, 2007

Poisoned Pen Press: Scottsdale, AZ 2007 (HC) Mary Anna Evans has maintained the high level of quality she established in her first two Faye Longchamp novels, in this, her third entry in the series, entitled Effigies. Once again the reader…


Relics by Mary Anna Evans

August 1, 2005

Poisoned Pen Press, Scottsdale, Arizona August 2005 (hc) In my review of Mary Anna Evans’ first novel, I noted that one of life’s true pleasures was the discovery of a new and talented writer and his/her first novel. I can…


Artifacts by Mary Anna Evans

December 1, 2003

Poisoned Pen Press, Scottsdale, Arizona 2003 (hc) I’ve mentioned previously that one of life’s true delights for me is the discovery of a new author and his or her first novel that I find truly exciting. Mary Anna Evans and…