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The Kind Worth Killing

by Peter Swanson William Morrow (February 03, 2015)

A devious tale of psychological suspense so irresistible that it prompts Entertainment Weekly to ask, “Is The Kind Worth Killing the next Gone Girl?” From one of the hottest new thriller writers, Peter Swanson,...


The Charlie Chan MEGAPACK ®: The Complete 6-Book Series Plus 16 more by Earl Derr Biggers

by Earl Derr Biggers Wildside Press (May 25, 2013)

When Earl Derr Biggers created Chinese detective Charlie Chan, he had no idea he had created a media sensation. Novels, movies, TV series, radio programs, comic books-Charlie spawned a whole industry. Now all...


Golden in Death

by J. D. Robb St. Martin's Press (February 03, 2020)

In the latest thriller in the #1 New York Times bestselling series, homicide detective Eve Dallas investigates a murder with a mysterious motive--and a terrifying weapon.

Pediatrician Kent Abner received the...


Perfect Little Children

by Sophie Hannah William Morrow (February 04, 2020)

The New York Times bestselling author of The Monogram Murders and Woman with a Secret returns with a sharp, captivating, and expertly plotted tale of psychological suspense.

All Beth has to do is drive her son...


The Never Game: The gripping new thriller from the No.1 bestselling author

by Jeffery Deaver HarperCollins (May 14, 2019)

Escape or die trying…

No.1 international bestseller Jeffery Deaver returns with a stunning new thriller – the first in an exciting series featuring enigmatic investigator Colter Shaw.

‘Masterful storytelling...


The Raymond Chandler MEGAPACK ®

by Raymond Chandler Wildside Press (February 03, 2015)

Raymond Thornton Chandler (1888–1959) was an American novelist and screenwriter. In 1932, at age forty-four, Chandler decided to become a detective fiction writer after losing his job as an oil company executive...


The Wreck of the Titan

by Morgan Robertson Dancing Unicorn Books (February 12, 2017)

'The Wreck of the Titan' was written fourteen years before the sinking of the Titanic. The events in book are eerily similar to the actual events that would not happen for more than a decade. Titan, the largest...


The Double Clue (Quick Reads 2016): And Other Hercule Poirot Stories

by Agatha Christie, John Curran & Sophie Hannah HarperCollins (February 04, 2016)

A perfect introduction to Agatha Christie - four of the best Hercule Poirot stories, chosen for their readability and sense of adventure.

A man is found shot through the head in a locked room. A wealthy banker...


The Devil's Bones

by Steve Berry & James Rollins Simon & Schuster (December 16, 2014)

In this short story from the thrilling anthology FaceOff, New York Times bestselling authors Steve Berry and James Rollins--along with their popular characters Cotton Malone and Gray Pierce--team up for the...


Rhymes With Prey

by Jeffery Deaver & John Sandford Simon & Schuster (December 16, 2014)

In this short story from the thrilling anthology FaceOff, bestselling authors Jeffery Deaver and John Sandford--along with their popular series characters Lincoln Rhyme and Lucas Davenport--team up for the first...


When the Dead Awaken

by Steffen Jacobsen Quercus (January 06, 2015)

A crane cable breaks while loading a ship in Naples, sending a container crashing to the ground and disgorging its grisly contents: the corpses of illegal workers destined for a discreet burial at sea as well...


Talking to Ghosts

by Hervé|| Le Corre MacLehose Press (January 06, 2015)

With his son Pablo's kidnapping still unsolved, and his marriage ruined by the torment of hope, the brutal murder of a single mother in her own home is an almost welcome diversion for Commandant Vilar.

The woman...


Her: A Novel

by Harriet Lane Little, Brown and Company (January 06, 2015)

You don't remember her--but she remembers you.

Two different women; two different worlds. On the face of it, Emma and Nina have very little in common. Isolated and exhausted by early motherhood, Emma finds her...


A Study in Murder

by Robert Ryan Simon & Schuster Uk (January 01, 2015)

A stunning Dr Watson thriller perfect for all fans of Sherlock.

The year is 1917 and Doctor John Watson is held in a notorious POW camp deep in enemy Germany, there as Medical Officer for the British prisoners....


Conspiracy of Silence

by Martha Powers Oceanview Publishing (November 01, 2008)

On a sunny day in July, Clare Prentice arrives in Grand Rapids, Minnesota. Although she is on assignment to interview the town's notoriously reclusive novelist Nate Hanssen, Clare is really in search of a different...


Killer Cruise

Jaine Austen #7

by Laura Levine Kensington Books (April 01, 2010)

Wordsmith Jaine Austen's ship has finally come in. Her new teaching gig on a fancy cruise line nabs her a free vacation--and access to a 24-hour buffet! But sooner than you can say "bon voyage," Jaine's all-expenses-paid...


The Mary Fortune Mystery & Suspense MEGAPACK ®: 15 Classic Tales

by Mary Fortune & John Gregory Betancourt Wildside Press (December 04, 2014)

Mary Helena Fortune (circa 1833 - circa 1910) was an Australian mystery, suspense, and horror writer who wrote under the pseudonyms "Waif Wander" and "W.W." She was one of the earliest female detective writers...


Chasing Shadows

by Andy Roberts Lulu.com (March 14, 2013)

Stamford Jennings is a cop with a serious attitude problem, a past that haunts him, an ex-wife that won't let him suffer in peace and on top of that there's a mad man causing havoc on the streets of London.


Good Looking Out!

by David Michaels Lulu.com (November 20, 2014)

A story of crime and murder set in Michigan's beautiful Upper Peninsula. A corrections officer from a maximum security prison forms an unlikely partnership with two ex-cons and a woman looking for kicks. They...


Paw and Order

Paw Enforcement #2

by Diane Kelly St. Martin's Paperbacks (December 29, 2014)

Police officer Megan Luz and her loyal K-9 partner Brigit are back on the beat--and under the gun--when the local rodeo show goes to the dogs...

OUT OF THE DOGHOUSE

After capturing the notorious Fort Worth "Tunabomber,"...


South Beach Shakedown: The Diary of Gideon Pike

by Don Bruns Oceanview Publishing (April 01, 2008)

Someone is about to make a killing in the music industry. Why would songwriting legend Gideon Pike mysteriously disappear just when he is about to turn his 30-year career into a multi-million dollar profit?...


St. Barts Breakdown: A Mick Sever Mystery

by Don Bruns Oceanview Publishing (April 01, 2008)

Rock and roll journalist Mick Sever is back with a new assignment: interview music legend Danny Murtz. Murtz's walls are lined with platinum records, but his closet is full of skeletons. Known for producing...


Oyster Smack

by Clive Webster Lulu.com (November 07, 2014)

A police detective is called to a desolate island to investigate a suspected murder. He approaches the car parked on the slipway. He peers through the misty glass. Inside, he sees two bodies, a man and a woman....


The Gifted Vol.2 - The Return of the Dead Kitten

by Ryosuke Akizuki Lulu.com (November 03, 2014)

When a girl opened a box of cheesecake, inside she found a dead kitten that her mother had buried in the ground. While such a rumor is spreading among high school girls, there occurred a perfect locked-room...


Urban Legend Detectives Case 2: Solitary Hide and Seek

by Kyosuke Tsumiki Lulu.com (November 03, 2014)

Eerie stuffed dolls swathed in red threads have been found one after another at several suicide sites. What is the relationship between the cases and a strange ritual named 'solitary hide and seek'? What are...


I'm In Debt to Akiko

by Hiroshi Mori Lulu.com (October 30, 2014)

"You're Kimoto-kun, right?" Akiko knew my name. I met her for the first time in a university cafeteria. She tempted me to skive off classes and go out with her. Anyone could be chosen as her companion. I might...


Blackmailers Sometimes Shoot

by Lyle Bradley Lulu.com (November 03, 2014)

Private detective Sam Cloud, fresh off of two cases involving radio station GBS on the East Coast, is back in his hometown of San Francisco. He soon has a new client, Mrs. Taylor Owens, the widow of a rich man's...


Murder of a Woman

by John Kean Lulu.com (November 10, 2014)

The murder of a beautiful woman, a woman he barely really knew, compels her lover to try to unravel the mysterious circumstances of her death in Mexico and to find out her real identity and murderer. A quest...


Meet Your Baker

Bakeshop Mysteries #1

by Ellie Alexander St. Martin's Paperbacks (December 29, 2014)

Welcome to Torte-a friendly, small-town family bake shop where the treats are so good that, sometimes, it's criminal...

After graduating from culinary school, Juliet Capshaw returns to her quaint hometown of...


Died in the Wool

Torie O'Shea #10

by Rett MacPherson Minotaur Books (December 29, 2014)

With the Garden Club's First Annual Rose Show right around the corner and a historic house up for sale, Torie O'Shea, mother of three and president of the historical society in New Kassel, Missouri, has her...


Dear Departed

Bill Slider #10

by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles Minotaur Books (December 29, 2014)

It's Detective Inspector Bill Slider's day off and he had hoped to have some quiet time with Joanna, his pregnant fiancée. But a woman's body is found in the park and he finds himself back to work sooner than...


The Blood Ballad

Torie O'Shea #11

by Rett MacPherson Minotaur Books (December 29, 2014)

Genealogist and mother of three Torie O'Shea is out birding on the cliffs of the Mississippi River as part of New Kassell, Missouri's first ever bird-watching Olympics, when someone starts shooting at her and...


Murder at the Book Group

by Maggie King Gallery Books (December 30, 2014)

For fans of Anne Canadeo comes a fun and sassy cozy mystery in which one woman must solve the murder of a book group member and untangle a web of secrets hidden by her bookish cohorts.

Hazel Rose never dreamed...


Spinsters in Jeopardy: Roderick Alleyn #17

by Ngaio Marsh Felony & Mayhem Press (November 15, 2014)

Ngaio Marsh's Inspector Alleyn has decamped for the South of France, where he does some poking around at the cultish denizens of a sinister and luxurious chateau, who are not fond of being poked. More thiller...


The Victorian Rogues MEGAPACK ®: 28 Classic Tales

by Maurice Leblanc, Johnston McCulley, E.W. Hornung & William Hope Hodgson et al. Wildside Press (November 24, 2014)

Sure, you can root for Sherlock Holmes or Charlie Chan or Hugh Drummond. But I'll take a good old-fashioned rogue over the lot of 'em any day. Boston Blackie, A.J. Raffles, the Lone Wolf, Thubway Tham, Mr. Clackworthy,...


Nightman Returns

by Kevin Anthony Lulu Publishing Services (October 21, 2014)

All it took was one frantic email from Judy to get Michael out of hiding and back at the Regent Hotel. As he shared a pocketful of lies about his disappearance, he soon realized it was the Miralisa crime syndicate...


Safe At Home

by Alison Gordon HarperCollins Publishers (December 12, 2014)

As the baseball season heats up, a serial killer stalks young boys on the streets of Toronto. While sportswriter Kate Henry’s boyfriend, Sergeant Andy Munro, is at the heart of the investigation, she is working...


Prairie Hardball

by Alison Gordon HarperCollins Publishers (December 12, 2014)

A trip home turns deadly as Kate Henry and her boyfriend, homicide detective Andy Munro, travel to Saskatchewan to celebrate her mother’s induction into the Saskatchewan Baseball Hall of Fame.

All former players...


The Dead Pull Hitter

by Alison Gordon HarperCollins Publishers (December 12, 2014)

For the first time in their history, the Toronto Titans are on a winning streak and headed for the World Series—a dream come true for sports reporter and baseball fan Kate Henry. But when a pair of murders...


Striking Out

by Alison Gordon HarperCollins Publishers (December 12, 2014)

With the boys of baseball out on strike, Kate Henry finds herself with time on her hands. Passing on the chance to sit in on contract negotiations in New York, Kate instead turns her attention to issues closer...


Night Game

by Alison Gordon HarperCollins Publishers (December 12, 2014)

Spring training takes a grim turn when sports journalist Kate Henry and a fellow reporter find a local freelancer, Lucy Cartwright, dead on the beach. And when one of the Toronto Titans, Domingo Avila, is arrested...


The Day Before

by Liana Brooks Harper Voyager Impulse (April 28, 2015)

A thrilling new speculative mystery series from Liana Brooks (author of the Hero and Villains series). With a touch of Ben Winters and Philip K. Dick, The Day Before is the first step in the Time & Shadows...


Darkness the Color of Snow

by Thomas Cobb William Morrow (August 18, 2015)

Like No Country for Old Men and Snow Falling on Cedars, a haunting, suspenseful, and dazzlingly written novel of secrets, corruption, tragedy, and vengeance from the author of Crazy Heart—the basis of the...


A Pattern of Lies

Bess Crawford #7

by Charles Todd William Morrow (August 18, 2015)

A horrific explosion at a gunpowder mill sends Bess Crawford to war-torn France to keep a deadly pattern of lies from leading to more deaths, in this compelling and atmospheric mystery from the New York Times...


A Nip of Murder

Moonshine Mystery #2

by Carol Miller Minotaur Books (December 15, 2014)

As Daisy McGovern knows all too well, it isn't easy being a young, small-town waitress at a local diner in Virginia. It becomes even harder as she's trying to stitch her life back together and salvage her job...


Kill 'Em with Cayenne

Piper Prescott #2

by Gail Oust Minotaur Books (December 15, 2014)

Kill 'Em with Cayenne, a brand new finger-lickin' good mystery from Gail Oust, featuring small-town Georgia spice shop owner Piper Prescott, a smart and spunky amateur sleuth.

Spices are flying off the shelves...


The E. Hoffmann Price Spicy Adventure MEGAPACK ®: 14 Tales from the "Spicy" Pulp Magazines!

by E. Hoffmann Price & Darrell Schweitzer Wildside Press (November 19, 2014)

E. Hoffmann Price was one of the "Weird Tales Circle" that included H.P. Lovecraft, Robert E. Howard, and Clark Ashton Smith. In fact, he was the only person to meet both Robert E. Howard and H.P. Lovecraft...


The Convert's Song: A Novel

by Sebastian Rotella Mulholland Books (December 09, 2014)

A global manhunt sweeps up a former federal agent when his childhood friend becomes the chief suspect in a terrorist rampage.

His hazardous stint in U.S. law enforcement behind him, Valentine Pescatore has started...


Selected for Time

by Mark Connolly Lulu.com (August 30, 2015)

Detective Marsh Mysteries # 8 Someone is making choices it's all about money. 21st Century slavery U.S. for profit prisons, locking away minorities forever. A dead baby sends Marsh over the edge. "Another great...


You Know Who Killed Me

Amos Walker #24

by Loren D. Estleman Forge Books (December 08, 2014)

In You Know Who Killed Me, by multiple award-winning author Loren D. Estleman, Amos Walker is at low ebb. Just released from a rehab clinic, the Detroit private detective has to marshal his energies to help...