the murderer’s maid is an ippy award winner!

“If The Murderer’s Maid: A Lizzie Borden Novel doesn’t win an award from some professional writers’ organization, there is no justice or judgement in the world of writers.”
D. R. Meredith, New York Journal of Books

We’re thrilled to announce that The Murderer’s Maid is an IPPY Award Winner! Erika Mailman’s chilling novel took gold in the historical fiction category in the 2018 Independent Publisher Book Awards. We always knew The Murderer’s Maid was a winner, and we’re so proud that it is getting the recognition it deserves. See the full list of medalists here.

Want some murderous mystery in your life–or just on your bookshelf? Check out this post for a list of upcoming events with Erika Mailman, and keep your eyes peeled for our short interview with Erika, where she tells us about her favorite road trip music, killing her darlings, and balancing a dual-timeline narrative.