Coming in Spring, 2025




The Award-Winning Debut Novel by Travis Kennedy

Travis Kennedy


  • “Priceless” Selected as a “Distinguished Mystery Story of 2018” by the Best American Mystery Stories Anthology!

    For more than 20 years, the “Best American Mystery Stories” anthology combs through thousands of published works from writers in the US and Canada, and identifies a list of about fifty stories that earn the “Distinguished story” title. They read more than 3,000 stories published in 2018, and selected Travis’s “Priceless” as one of their…

  • Read “Priceless” in Landfall: Best New England Crime Stories 2018

    This is the second year in a row that Level Best Books has chosen one of Travis’s stories for their “Best New England Crime Stories” anthology, and it’s the second story in a row about Shawn MacIntosh – a part-time fixer from Portland who is always finding his way into trouble by trying to solve…

  • Crime Lineup – Public Reading Jan. 24

    I’m excited for my first public reading with the super talented Joe Souza and Tim Queeney on January 24 at Longfellow Books, highlighting our winning stories in “Landfall: Best New England Crime Stories 2018.” I’ll be reading selections from my short story, “Priceless.”  This is the second year in a row that Level Best Books…