Sasscer Hill is an American author best known for the Nikki Latrelle Mystery series. The novels in the series have been nominated for multiple awards, including an Agatha and a Macavity award.

Hill is a former racehorse breeder, trainer, and rider. She uses the world of racing as the background for her novels which has led to her earning the Dr. Tony Ryan Best in Racing Literature Award. Sasscer was born in Washington, DC and earned her degree in English Literature from Franklin and Marshall College. She now makes her home in Aiken, South Carolina.

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Publication Order of Fia McKee Books

Flamingo Road (2017)Description / Buy at
The Dark Side of Town (2018)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Janet Simpson Cozy Mysteries Books

Murder at the Willcotts Hotel (2023)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Nikki Latrelle Racing Mystery Books

Publication Order of Quinn O'Neill Mystery Books

Travels of Quinn (2020)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Short Stories/Novellas

Colonel Warburton's Madness (2014)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Collections

Pretty Fraudulent / Venomous (2013)Description / Buy at
Gripping Tales of Fact and Fiction (2017)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

Rare Highs, Killer Lows (2013)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: They Had It Comin'(2010)Description / Buy at
The Crime Cafe Short Story Anthology(2016)Description / Buy at

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Flamingo Road is the first book in the Fia McKee Mystery series. Baltimore police officer Fia McKee is put on leave from that role and ends up being given a role working undercover for the Thoroughbred Racing Protective Bureau (TRPB) at the Gulfstream Park in Florida. Her job is as an exercise rider and is watching to racetrack workers who are suspected of illegal activities. She moves in with her estranged brother and her niece, Jilly. Her niece ends up missing after her horse is taken. Now, she has two cases on her hands.

Full Mortality is the first book in the Nikki Latrelle Murder Mystery series. The book sees Nikki, a jockey, getting the chance of a lifetime to ride the favorite in a stakes race. However, her dream is dashed when her mount is murdered before the race. When Nikki ends up finding a dead body, she soon finds herself as the top suspect. She is taken off the track and now her only hope is to solve teh case herself. The case will lead her into a world of insurance scam and betting fraud with seedy characters all around.

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