alan-orloffAlan Orloff, happily married with two sons, he enjoys watching his sons perform in dramatic productions and sports but Alan also like to read a lot and play poker. Residing in the Virginia suburbs he attended business school earning his MBA at MIT/Sloan. Down the road Alan decided that business wasn’t really for him and with the support of his wife he started writing fiction. Alan is an Agatha Award Finalist for Best First Novel for his debut novel Diamonds for the Dead (2010).

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Publication Order of Last Laff Mystery Books

Killer Routine (2011)Description / Buy at
Deadly Campaign (2012)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Mess Hopkins Books

Sanctuary Motel (2023)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

Diamonds for the Dead (2010)Description / Buy at
The Taste (2011)Description / Buy at
First Time Killer (As: Zak Allen) (2012)Description / Buy at
Ride-Along (2013)Description / Buy at
Running From the Past (2015)Description / Buy at
Pray for the Innocent (2018)Description / Buy at
I Know Where You Sleep (2020)Description / Buy at
I Play One on TV (2021)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Short Stories/Novellas

Publication Order of Guns + Tacos Books

Tacos de Cazuela con Smith & Wesson (By: Gary Phillips) (2019)Description / Buy at
Three Brisket Tacos and a Sig Sauer (By: Michael Bracken) (2019)Description / Buy at
A Gyro and a Glock (By: Frank Zafiro) (2019)Description / Buy at
Three Chalupas, Rice, Soda…and a Kimber .45 (By: Trey R. Barker) (2019)Description / Buy at
Some Churros and El Burro (By: William Dylan Powell) (2019)Description / Buy at
A Beretta, Burritos and Bears (By: James A. Hearn) (2019)Description / Buy at
Burritos & Bullets (By: Eric Beetner) (2020)Description / Buy at
Jalapeño Poppers and a Flare Gun (By: Trey R. Barker,Michael Bracken) (2020)Description / Buy at
Four Shrimp Tacos and a Walther P38 (By: Alec Cizak) (2020)Description / Buy at
A Taco, A T-Bird, A Beretta and One Furious Night (By: Ann Aptaker) (2020)Description / Buy at
Sopa and a Streetsweeper (By: Ryan Sayles) (2020)Description / Buy at
Dos Tacos Guatemaltecos y Una Pistola Casera (By: Mark Troy) (2020)Description / Buy at
Two More Tacos, a Beretta .32, and a Pink Butterfly (By: Dave Zeltserman) (2021)Description / Buy at
Two Tamales, One Tokarev, and a Lifetime of Broken Promises (By: Stacy Woodson) (2021)Description / Buy at
Chimichangas and a Couple of Glocks (By: David H. Hendrickson) (2021)Description / Buy at
Refried Beans and a Snub-Nosed .44 (By: Hugh Lessig) (2021)Description / Buy at
Two Steak Taco Combos and a Pair of Sig Sauers (By: Neil S. Plakcy) (2021)Description / Buy at
A Smith & Wesson with a Side of Chorizo (By: Andrew Welsh-Huggins) (2021)Description / Buy at
Two Tofu Tacos, a Taurus TX22, a Taycan, and a Ton of Trouble (2022)Description / Buy at
Two Black Bean and Shrimp Quesadillas, and a Pink Ruger LCP (By: Joseph S. Walker) (2022)Description / Buy at
A Handful of Chicles and a Custom Nine (By: C.W. Blackwell) (2022)Description / Buy at
Two Shrimp Tacos and a .22 Ruger (By: Adam Meyer) (2022)Description / Buy at
Nachos, a Stun Gun, and a Wedding Ring (By: Karen E. Olson) (2022)Description / Buy at
No Food, No Drink, Just the Gun (By: Trey R. Barker) (2022)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Chesapeake Crimes Books

Chesapeake Crimes (By: Donna Andrews) (2004)Description / Buy at
Chesapeake Crimes 3 (By: Donna Andrews,Marcia Talley,Carla Coupe) (2008)Description / Buy at
Chesapeake Crimes: Fur, Feathers, and Felonies (By: Donna Andrews,Shari Randall,Carla Coupe) (2018)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Anthologies

Chesapeake Crimes: Storm Warning(2016)Description / Buy at
50 Shades of Cabernet(2017)Description / Buy at
Noir at the Salad Bar: Culinary Tales with a Bite(2017)Description / Buy at
Malice Domestic 13(2018)Description / Buy at
Black Cat Mystery Magazine #4(2019)Description / Buy at
The Beat of Black Wings(2020)Description / Buy at
Masthead(2020)Description / Buy at
Murder by the Glass(2021)Description / Buy at
Malice Domestic: Mystery Most Diabolical(2022)Description / Buy at
Mickey Finn Vol. 3: 21st Century Noir(2022)Description / Buy at
Ill Winds and Wild Weather(2024)Description / Buy at

If You Like Alan Orloff Books, You’ll Love…

Alan Orloff Synopsis:Running from the Past, Colby Walker takes his family, his son’s friend Jess on vacation after selling his company for millions. Colby wanted nothing more than to relax in the sun and surf but when he see signs from Jess,his downcast eyes, angry red welts that danced across Jess’ bare back Colby understands what they mean. You see he’d been that boy suffering in silence. Does he stand up for Jess? Can he trust the authorities, the same ones who let him down when he was young?

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