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Beware the Woman was the most recently released book by Megan Abbott, on May 30th, 2023.

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Megan Abbott Stats: The highest rated book by Megan Abbott on Book Notification is Give Me Your Hand, a Standalone novel. The second-highest rated book is Dare Me, a Standalone novel.

The most read book by Megan Abbott on Book Notification is You Will Know Me, a Standalone novel. The second most read book is The Fever, a Standalone novel.

Below is a complete list of Megan Abbott books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series.

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
8
Die a Little
2005
2
10
The Song Is You
2007
3
10
Queenpin
2007
4
10
Bury Me Deep
2009
5
7
The End of Everything
2011
6
6.7
Dare Me
2012
7
6.4
The Fever
2014
8
6.3
You Will Know Me
2016
9
6.8
Give Me Your Hand
2018
10
The Turnout
2021
11
Beware the Woman
2023

List of Short Stories/Novellas in Publication Order

List of Graphic Novels in Publication Order

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

List of Bibliomysteries Books in Publication Order

A collection of short stories and novellas centered around the theme of books. Each story combines elements of mystery, crime, and suspense with a focus on books, libraries, bookstores, or the world of literature, involving various authors contributing to this intriguing and literary-focused series.

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
The Book of Virtue (By: Ken Bruen)
2012
2
Pronghorns of the Third Reich (By: C.J. Box)
2012
3
The Book Thing (By: Laura Lippman)
2012
4
The Book Case (By: Nelson DeMille)
2012
5
9
An Acceptable Sacrifice ( By: Jeffery Deaver)
2012
6
Death Leaves a Bookmark (By: William Link)
2012
7
The Final Testament (By: Peter Blauner)
2013
8
Rides a Stranger (By: David Bell)
2013
9
The Long Sonata of the Dead (By: Andrew Taylor)
2013
10
The Book of Ghosts ( By: Reed Farrel Coleman)
2013
11
10
The Compendium of Srem (By: F. Paul Wilson)
2014
12
What's in a Name? ( By: Thomas H. Cook)
2014
13
Remaindered (By: Peter Lovesey)
2014
14
The Sequel (By: R.L. Stine)
2014
15
The Gospel of Sheba (By: Lyndsay Faye)
2014
16
Book Club (By: Loren D. Estleman)
2014
17
The Nature of My Inheritance (By: Bradford Morrow)
2014
18
It's in the Book (By: Max Allan Collins, Mickey Spillane)
2014
19
The Scroll (By: Anne Perry)
2014
20
The Book of the Lion (By: Thomas Perry)
2015
21
The Little Men
2015
22
Condor in the Stacks (By: James Grady)
2015
23
Mystery, Inc. (By: Joyce Carol Oates)
2015
24
Every Seven Years (By: Denise Mina)
2015
25
From the Queen (By: Carolyn Hart)
2015
26
8
The Travelling Companion ( By: Ian Rankin)
2016
27
Citadel (By: Stephen Hunter)
2016
28
Reconciliation Day (By: Christopher Fowler)
2016
29
Dead Dames Don't Sing (By: John Harvey)
2016
30
The Haze (By: James W. Hall)
2016
31
Hoodoo Harry (By: Joe R. Lansdale)
2017
32
The Pretty Little Box ( By: Charles Todd)
2018
33
Seven Years (By: Peter Robinson)
2018
34
The Hemingway Valise (By: Robert Butler)
2018
35
The Last Honest Horse Thief (By: Michael Koryta)
2018
36
The Caxton Private Lending Library & Book Depository (By: John Connolly)
2018
37
The Girl Who Did Say No (By: David Handler)
2020
38
The Traitor (By: Martin Edwards)
2022
39
The Dark Door (By: Lisa Unger)
2022
40
The Honeymoon Trap (By: Peter Swanson)
2022
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List of Bibliomysteries Series in Chronological Order

#ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
The Book of Virtue (By: Ken Bruen)
2012
2
The Scroll (By: Anne Perry)
2014
3
Pronghorns of the Third Reich (By: C.J. Box)
2012
4
9
An Acceptable Sacrifice ( By: Jeffery Deaver)
2012
5
Death Leaves a Bookmark (By: William Link)
2012
6
Seven Years (By: Peter Robinson)
2018
7
The Book Thing (By: Laura Lippman)
2012
8
The Book of Ghosts ( By: Reed Farrel Coleman)
2013
9
Book Club (By: Loren D. Estleman)
2014
10
The Long Sonata of the Dead (By: Andrew Taylor)
2013
11
The Final Testament (By: Peter Blauner)
2013
12
Rides a Stranger (By: David Bell)
2013
13
What's in a Name? ( By: Thomas H. Cook)
2014
14
It's in the Book (By: Max Allan Collins, Mickey Spillane)
2014
15
The Nature of My Inheritance (By: Bradford Morrow)
2014
16
Remaindered (By: Peter Lovesey)
2014
17
10
The Compendium of Srem (By: F. Paul Wilson)
2014
18
The Gospel of Sheba (By: Lyndsay Faye)
2014
19
The Sequel (By: R.L. Stine)
2014
20
The Book of the Lion (By: Thomas Perry)
2015
21
The Little Men
2015
23
Every Seven Years (By: Denise Mina)
2015
24
Citadel (By: Stephen Hunter)
2016
25
Condor in the Stacks (By: James Grady)
2015
26
Mystery, Inc. (By: Joyce Carol Oates)
2015
27
8
The Travelling Companion ( By: Ian Rankin)
2016
28
The Haze (By: James W. Hall)
2016
29
Dead Dames Don't Sing (By: John Harvey)
2016
30
Reconciliation Day (By: Christopher Fowler)
2016
31
Hoodoo Harry (By: Joe R. Lansdale)
2017
32
The Pretty Little Box ( By: Charles Todd)
2018
33
The Caxton Private Lending Library & Book Depository (By: John Connolly)
2018
34
The Hemingway Valise (By: Robert Butler)
2018
35
The Last Honest Horse Thief (By: Michael Koryta)
2018
36
The Book Case (By: Nelson DeMille)
2012
37
From the Queen (By: Carolyn Hart)
2015
38
The Girl Who Did Say No (By: David Handler)
2020
39
The Traitor (By: Martin Edwards)
2022
40
The Dark Door (By: Lisa Unger)
2022
41
The Honeymoon Trap (By: Peter Swanson)
2022
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List of L.A. Noire: The Collected Stories Books in Publication Order (with Lawrence Block, with Joe R. Lansdale, with Joyce Carol Oates, with Duane Swierczynski, with Andrew Vachss, with Francine Prose, with Jonathan Santlofer)

List of Megan Abbott Anthologies in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Damn Near Dead
2006
2
Detroit Noir
2007
3
A Hell of a Woman
2007
4
Queens Noir
2008
5
Phoenix Noir
2009
6
L.A. Noire: The Collected Stories
2010
7
The Picador Book of 40
2012
8
USA Noir
2013
9
USA Noir
2013
10
The Best American Mystery Stories 2014
2014
11
Mississippi Noir
2016
12
The Best American Mystery Stories 2016
2016
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Megan Abbott: Biography

Megan Abbott was born on August 21st, 1971 and is currently 52 years old. Megan Abbott was born in Detroit, Michigan, USA. Abbott attended University of Michigan, New York University where she received a Ph.D. in English and American Literature and.

Megan Abbott is probably best known for her Standalone Novels. There are currently 11 novels available. The first standalone was released in 2005 with the novel Die a Little. The most recently released novel was Beware the Woman which was released in 2023. There are no upcoming standalone novels by Megan at this time.

Megan Abbott: Awards & Accolades

Abbott's books have won multiple awards, Queenpin won the Barry Award, Best Paperback Original, in 2008 as well as the Edgar Award - Best Paperback Original in 2008. The Fever won the International Thriller Writers Award, Best Hardcover Novel, in 2015. The Little Men won the Macavity Award, Best Short Story, in 2016 as well as the Anthony Award - Best Short Story in 2016. Oxford Girl won the Anthony Award, Best Short Story, in 2017. The Turnout won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Best Mystery/Thriller, in 2021.

The following novels by Megan Abbott were nominated for these awards:

  • Die a Little: Barry Award, Best First Novel (2006). Edgar Award, Best First Novel (2006). Anthony Award, Best First Mystery (2006).
  • Policy: Anthony Award, Best Short Story (2007).
  • Queenpin: Lefty Award, Arty Award (2008). Anthony Award, Best Paperback Original (2008).
  • Bury Me Deep: Hammett Prize, Best Crime Novel (2009). Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Best Mystery/Thriller (2009). Macavity Award, Best Mystery Novel (2010). Barry Award, Best Paperback Original (2010). Anthony Award, Best Paperback Original (2010).
  • Dare Me: Crime Writer's Association Award, Ian Fleming Steel Dagger Award (2012). Crime Thriller Awards, ITV3 Crime Thriller Book Club Best Read Award (2013). Anthony Award, Best Mystery Novel (2013).
  • The End of Everything: Anthony Award, Best Mystery Novel (2012). Alex Awards, Best Book (2012).
  • The Fever: Alex Awards, Best Book (2015).
  • You Will Know Me: Macavity Award, Best Mystery Novel (2017). Crime Writer's Association Award, Ian Fleming Steel Dagger Award (2017). International Thriller Writers Award, Best Hardcover Novel (2017). Anthony Award, Best Mystery Novel (2017).
  • Give Me Your Hand: Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Best Mystery/Thriller (2018). Crime Writer's Association Award, Ian Fleming Steel Dagger Award (2019). Anthony Award, Best Mystery Novel (2019).
  • The Turnout: International Thriller Writers Award, Best Hardcover Novel (2022).

Related Authors

The most common authors followed by users who also follow Megan Abbott are:

  1. Harlan Coben, author of the Myron Bolitar Series.
  2. Karin Slaughter, author of the Will Trent Series.
  3. Mary Kubica, author of the novel: The Good Girl.
  4. David Baldacci, author of the Amos Decker Series.
  5. Gillian Flynn, author of the novel: Gone Girl.

Megan Abbott: F.A.Q

When was Megan Abbott Born? How old is Megan Abbott?

Megan Abbott was born on August 21st, 1971. Megan Abbott is currently 52 years old.

Where was Megan Abbott Born?

Megan Abbott was born in Detroit, Michigan, USA and is American.

What book awards has Megan Abbott won?

Queenpin: Barry Award Best Paperback Original (2008), Edgar Award Best Paperback Original (2008).
The Fever: International Thriller Writers Award Best Hardcover Novel (2015).
The Little Men: Macavity Award Best Short Story (2016), Anthony Award Best Short Story (2016).
Oxford Girl: Anthony Award Best Short Story (2017).
The Turnout: Los Angeles Times Book Prize Best Mystery/Thriller (2021).

What was the first book Megan Abbott wrote?

The first novel written by Megan Abbott was The Street Was Mine, published in 2002.

What was the most recent book Megan Abbott wrote?

Her most recently released work was Beware the Woman on May 30th, 2023.

Will there be any more books by Megan Abbott?

Megan Abbott does not have any upcoming books with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.

How many books has Megan Abbott written?

Megan Abbott has written 16 books excluding contributions to anthologies. 11 Standalone Novels, 3 Short Stories/Novellas, 1 book in the Graphic Novels, 1 book in the Non-Fiction Books, 1 book in the Bibliomysteries Series.

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