“Wonderful . . . Nantucket and its impenetrable fog and characters come to life.”
—Diane Mott Davidson
"Death in the Off-Season is a wonderful find . . . Detective Merry Folger comes across as a real person, albeit a smart one, with doubts and concerns."
—The Denver Post
"Mathews uses her setting and its unique population skillfully."
—The San Diego Union-Tribune
"Spunky but inexperienced, third-generation Nantucket cop Meredith Folger investigates murder in this spare, atmospheric debut."