SHORT STORIESSteve with his Edgar Award

“Susie Cue”
Al Blanchard Story Award (Honorable Mention) 2007
Published 2008 Level Best Books

“Little Things”
Al Blanchard Story Award (Honorable Mention) 2008
Published 2009 Level Best Books

Black Orchid Novella Award from the Wolfe Pack 2009
Published Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine, July 2010

“Hot Sugar Blues”
Edgar Award FINALIST, Best Short Story 2013
Published in the Mystery Writers of America Presents Vengeance, edited by Lee Child

“Look What They’ve Done to My Song, Ma”
Black Orchid Novella Award, 2016
Published in Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine, July/August 2017

“The Girl in the Red Bandanna”
Al Blanchard Award (Honorable Mention) 2016

“This Year’s Model”
Black Orchid Novella Award Honorable Mention, 2019


The Whammer Jammers
Amazon Breakthrough Award, Quarterfinalist 2010

Blood On The Tracks
Writer’s Digest Self-Published Novel Awards, Honorable Mention
(top ten of 1500 entries) 2014

The Kids Are All Right
Shamus Award Finalist, Best Indie Novel, 2015