About Terrie Farley Moran

Agatha Award-winning novelist Terrie Farley Moran is the author of the Read ’Em and Eat series including Well Read, Then Dead (August 2014) and Caught Read-Handed (July 2015). Her short mystery fiction has been widely published and she has been short-listed twice for Best American Mystery stories.

Inquiry and Assistance

I am delighted to let you know that my short story “Inquiry and Assistance” can be found in the January/February 2016 issue of Alfred Hitchcock Mystery Magazine, in which we also celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the magazine.

Here is the celebratory cover and look who, among others, has her name on the cake.


Stop on by and get a look at Depression-era New York through the eyes of  one of my favorite characters Tommy Flood.

Special thanks to Clare Toohey who encouraged me to write this particular story.


Caught Read-Handed at a reduced price!


Caught Read-Handed is STILL at a reduced price on Amazon. Amazing but true! I am sure the price reduction will disappear soon so if you are interested in getting a copy of for yourself or a someone who you know loves to read beachy cozy mysteries, now is the time. Click here for the purchase link.

And as an added Monday morning treat, here is a picture of Fort Myers Beach, setting of the Read ’Em and Eat mysteries.


The pier at the foot of Times Square


Halloween Party Today! and Wednesday!


Ready for Halloween

Hi all. Reviewer Kathy Kaminski is hosting today on author Kathy Daley‘s two week Halloween bash. I will be co-hosting the one o’clock hour today. Click on over.There will be prizes!

Wednesday Linda Langford of Chatting About Cozies will be hosting and I will join her at the 5 o’clock hour. Same link.

See you there.