In the Bleak Midwinter is Julia Spencer-Fleming’s first novel, and it won a Macavity Award, an Agatha Award, an Anthony Award, and a Dilys Award. Related Books You Might Enjoy Plain Truth In the Bleak Midwinter by Julia Spencer-Fleming My rating: 3 of 5 stars In the Bleak Midwinter has been classified as a mystery. If I were doing the classification, I would call it a romance.

“Julia Spencer-Fleming is already a winner, but she deserves a triple crown. In a strong, distinctive voice, she sets her characters down In the Bleak Midwinter and pits them against public murder, personal demons, and the power of nature itself.”