Columbus Noir

An anthology of 14 mystery stories, each by a different writer, each set in a different central Ohio neighborhood. It’s the 101st release in Akashic Books’ award-winning noir series.

Meet the Author

Andrew Welsh-Huggins

Andrew Welsh-Huggins is the author of six mysteries featuring Andy Hayes, a former Ohio State and Cleveland Browns quarterback turned private eye. Andrew is also the editor of Columbus Noir from Akashic Books. Andrew’s nonfiction book, No Winners Here Tonight, is the definitive history of the death penalty in Ohio.

Are you an author?

Take a look at the guidelines on the Author Application Form (see button below), and submit book info to attend the 2021 Kentucky Book Festival. Authors have the chance to network, meet plenty of fans, and sign books for the thousands of guests at the event. If you’re not located in Kentucky or writing about Kentucky, that’s ok too: in 2019, authors traveled from 22 states to join the fun.

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