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Dead Boyfriends

by David Housewright & Brent Hinkley Blackstone Publishing (September 08, 2020)

Right up until they put him in jail, McKenzie thought the cops were kidding. After all, he did them a favor by stopping a rookie cop from roughing up a distraught woman at a murder scene. But the next thing...


Pretty Girl Gone

by David Housewright & Brent Hinkley Blackstone Publishing (August 11, 2020)

Rushmore "Mac" McKenzie has a lot of old girlfriends, but only one went on to marry the current governor of the state of Minnesota. And only one is calling him with a desperate request to meet in secret. First...


Tin City

by David Housewright & Brent Hinkley Blackstone Publishing (July 14, 2020)

Mac McKenzie is rich. So rich that he's left his job as a Twin Cities police officer and spends his time doing favors large and small for friends. So when an old Marine buddy of his father's calls with a request,...


The Big Midget Murders

by Craig Rice & Johnny Heller Blackstone Publishing (July 14, 2020)

The Big Midget is the hit of the show in Jake Justus's night club, until someone puts an abrupt end to the Midget. Why were eleven unmatched silk stockings used as a noose? Who conked Jake when he got on the...


More Better Deals

by Joe R. Lansdale Mulholland (July 21, 2020)

Edgar award-winning author Joe Lansdale returns with the hard-boiled story of a no-nonsense used car salesman ready to turn his life around Ed Edwards is in the used car business, a business built on adjusted...


Night Shift

by Robin Triggs Flame Tree Press (November 15, 2018)

"Robin Triggs does a good job setting up a climate of suspicion in Night Shift, and the book has some genuinely chilling moments." - Crime Review

Antarctica. A mining base at the edge of the world.

Anders Nordvelt,...


The Playing Card Killer

by Russell James Flame Tree Press (February 14, 2019)

"A masterfully crafted, horrifically powerful story. Expect the unexpected in this deliciously twisted tale." - Cemetery Dance

Brian Sheridan may be losing his mind.

Asleep, he’s plagued by dreams of murder,...


From the Grave

by David Housewright Minotaur Books (July 27, 2020)

A past case comes back to haunt Twin Cities P.I. McKenzie as a stolen sum of money threatens to resurface in From the Grave, the next mystery in David Housewright's award-winning series.

Once a police detective...


Masquerade for Murder

by Mickey Spillane, Max Allan Collins & Stefan Rudnicki Skyboat Media (June 16, 2020)

Mike Hammer, the iconic PI created by hardboiled crime master Mickey Spillane and written by New York Times bestselling author Max Allan Collins, returns in Masquerade for Murder.

Hammer is at a high society...


A Hard Ticket Home

by David Housewright & Brent Hinkley Blackstone Publishing (June 09, 2020)

Ex-St. Paul cop Rushmore McKenzie has more time, and more money, than he knows what to do with. In fact, when he's willing to admit it to himself (and he usually isn't), Mac is downright bored. Until he decides...


Wendigo

by Vaughn C. Hardacker Skyhorse (July 11, 2017)

Algonquin legend tells of the Wendigo, an evil spirit sent to punish mankind. It can possess a person and turn them into a monstrous creature consumed by a need to eat human flesh. For John Bear the Wendigo...


Our Lady of Greenwich Village

by Dermot McEvoy Skyhorse (October 25, 2016)

In his brilliant second novel, Dermot McEvoy sweeps his readers into the midst of one of the most heated political races in New York City history, where an unlikely player decides to make her presence known....


Sniper

by Vaughn C. Hardacker Skyhorse (February 04, 2014)

When a sniper kills four people on Boston Common, Boston homicide detective Mike Houston and his partner Anne Bouchard are sent to investigate the case. Amidst the blood and terror, Houston discovers similarities,...


Purgatory Gardens

by Peter Lefcourt Skyhorse (August 25, 2015)

Sammy Dee is a mid-level Long Island mafioso in witness protection. Didier Onyekachukwu was the corrupt minister of finance of the former Upper Volta. Both men find themselves in middle age, living in the Southern...


The Man Who Came Uptown

by George P. Pelecanos & James Shippy Hachette Books (September 04, 2018)

In bestselling and Emmy-nominated writer George Pelecanos' thrilling new novel, an ex-con must choose between the man who got him out and the woman who showed him another path.

Michael Hudson spends the long...


High Heat

by Richard Castle & Robert Petkoff Hachette Original (October 25, 2016)

An ISIS-style beheading of a journalist, carried out by a New York City group pledging fealty to that rogue state, becomes more than just another case for NYPD Captain Nikki Heat when the killers announce their...


Wild Storm

by Richard Castle & Robert Petkoff Hachette Original (April 14, 2015)

Derrick Storm, the guy the CIA calls on when it wants something investigated domestically, is thirty-three-thousand feet in the air, returning from a rock-climbing vacation in the Swiss Alps, when the plane...


The Sweet Forever

by George P. Pelecanos & Cary Hite Hachette Book Group (August 06, 2013)

A bold, brilliant tale of mystery, revenge, and survival in the 1980s, when cocaine and money ruled the city streets and even the good guys wanted a piece of the action

It's March madness and the college boys...


The Way Home

by George P. Pelecanos & Dion Graham Hachette Book Group (May 01, 2009)

Christopher Flynn is trying to get it right. After years of trouble and rebellion that enraged his father and nearly cost him his life, he has a steady job in his father's company, he's seriously dating a woman...


The Turnaround

by George P. Pelecanos & Dion Graham Hachette Book Group (August 05, 2008)

On a hot summer afternoon in 1972, three teenagers drove into an unfamiliar neighborhood and six lives were altered forever. Thirty-five years later, one survivor of that day reaches out to another, opening...


The Last Minute

by Jeff Abbott & Kevin T. Collins Hachette Book Group (July 03, 2012)

Sam Capra has one reason to live: to rescue his baby son from the people who abducted him. A former CIA agent, Sam now owns bars around the world as cover for his real mission--working undercover for a secret...


The Grifters

by Jim Thompson & Barbara Rosenblat Hachette Book Group (April 01, 2012)

To his friends, to his coworkers, and even to his mistress Moira, Roy Dillon is an honest, hardworking salesman. He lives in a cheap hotel just within his pay bracket. He goes to work every day. He has hundreds...


The Complaints

by Ian Rankin & Peter Forbes Hachette Book Group (March 01, 2011)

Mustn't complain--but people always do.

Nobody likes The Complaints. They're the cops who investigate other cops. They are the Complaints and Conduct Department, to give them their full title, but known colloquially...


Lethal

by Sandra Brown & Victor Slezak Hachette Book Group (September 01, 2011)

When her four-year-old daughter informs her that a sick man is in their yard, Honor Gillette rushes out to help him. But that "sick" man turns out to be Lee Coburn, the man accused of murdering seven people...


After Dark, My Sweet

by Jim Thompson & Kevin T. Collins Hachette Book Group (April 01, 2012)

William "Kid" Collins was once a respected boxer. Now he's a drifter, on the run after escaping from a mental institution. One afternoon he meets Fay, a beautiful young widow. She is smart and decent--at least...


A Swell-Looking Babe

by Jim Thompson & Brian Troxell Hachette Book Group (April 01, 2012)

It was supposed to be only a temporary job--something to pay the bills until Dusty could get his feet back on the ground and raise enough money for medical school. After all, there's nothing wrong with being...


Shoedog

by George P. Pelecanos & Dan Woren Hachette Book Group (August 06, 2013)

Constantine is a drifter, a man with a lot of miles behind him, a lot more ahead, and a number of jobs in between that never showed up on anyone's books. He hitches a ride on a bright spring morning with a little...


The Cuckoo's Calling

by Robert Galbraith & Robert Glenister Hachette Book Group (August 27, 2013)

A brilliant mystery in a classic vein: Detective Cormoran Strike investigates a supermodel's suicide.

After losing his leg to a land mine in Afghanistan, Cormoran Strike is barely scraping by as a private investigator....


Last Words

by Rich Zahradnik & Donald Corren Blackstone Publishing (October 11, 2016)

In March of 1975, as New York City hurtles toward bankruptcy and the Bronx burns, newsman Coleridge Taylor roams police precincts and ERs. He is looking for the story that will deliver him from obits, his place...


A Dredging in Swann

by Tim Garvin & Bronson Pinchot Blackstone Publishing (April 28, 2020)

Two investigations start at the same time in Swann County, North Carolina, one by the FBI, the other by the sheriff. The feds want to know who stole three Stinger missiles during a helicopter crash. The sheriff...


When Old Midnight Comes Along

by Loren D. Estleman Forge Books (December 02, 2019)

A new Amos Walker mystery from award-winning author Loren D. Estleman!

Amos Walker is hired by one Francis X. Lawes, a private-sector mover and shaker in Detroit politics, to prove that his wife, Paula, who disappeared...


Like Flies from Afar

by K. Ferrari & Adrian Nathan West Farrar, Straus and Giroux (March 23, 2020)

"This novel should come not with blurbs but with a hazardous-material warning: There's bone and gristle here, be ready for that taste in your mouth you can't spit out. First words to last, it's strong stuff."...


Hard Cash Valley

Bull Mountain #3

by Brian Panowich Minotaur Books (May 04, 2020)

"The plotting is skilled, as is the sleuthing, and the landscape is stunning. But it's the hard-jawed characters, with their tough talk and scarred souls, who really get under your skin." -- Marilyn Stasio,...


The Corpse Steps Out

by Randolph Craig & Johnny Heller Blackstone Publishing (April 14, 2020)

Radio star Nelle Brown is known coast-to-coast for her sweet and sultry voice. But her press agent and manager, Jake Justus, is familiar with another side of the darling of the airwaves: her crackpot marriage...


Convince Me to Live

by Niles Manning & iikane Urban Audiobooks (November 01, 2016)

Would you take your own life to save someone you love?

Janelle, a freshman in college, is coping after the tragic death of her father in a suspicious automobile accident. Her grades are slipping, but she's offered...


All Shot Up

by Chester Himes Pegasus Crime (December 01, 2007)

"The greatest find in American fiction since Raymond Chandler."—The Observer [London]

The shocking and explosive hardboiled classic: From murderers to prostitutes, corrupt politicians and racist white detectives,...


The Pictures

by Guy Bolton Point Blank (March 02, 2017)

*Shortlisted for the John Creasey (New Blood) Dagger Award 2017*

World-weary Jonathan Craine is a detective at the LAPD who has spent his entire career as a studio ‘fixer’, covering up crimes of the studio...


The Lonely Witness

by William Boyle Pegasus Crime (May 01, 2018)

Amy was once a party girl, but she now lives a lonely life, helping the house-bound to receive communion in the Gravesend neighborhood of Brooklyn. She stops in at one of the apartments on her route and Mrs....


Gravesend

by William Boyle Pegasus Crime (September 04, 2018)

It’s been sixteen years since “Ray Boy” Calabrese’s actions led to the death of a young man. The victim’s brother, Conway D’Innocenzio, is now a 29-year-old Brooklynite wasting away at a local Rite...


The Monet Murders

by Terry Mort Pegasus Crime (September 15, 2015)

Hollywood, 1934. Prohibition is finally over, but there is still plenty of crime for an ambitious young private eye to investigate. Though he has a slightly checkered past, Riley Fitzhugh is well connected in...


City of Margins

by William Boyle Pegasus Crime (March 03, 2020)

A vivid new cast of characters collide in gritty 1990s Brooklyn, in this latest from acclaimed neo-noir author William Boyle.

In City of Margins, the lives of several lost souls intersect in Southern Brooklyn...


Murder, My Love

by Mickey Spillane, Max Allan Collins, Stefan Rudnicki & Gabrielle de Cuir Skyboat Media (March 19, 2019)

Mike Hammer is summoned to a meeting with Jamie Winters, a United States senator from New York, and Jamie's lovely, very smart wife, Nicole, considered by many to be the power behind the throne. Winters is being...


Love & Other Crimes

by Sara Paretsky & Susan Ericksen HarperAudio (June 30, 2020)

"Sara Paretsky is a genius." --LEE CHILD

From New York Times bestselling author Sara Paretsky, a collection of thrilling crime and detective short stories, many featuring legendary detective V.I. Warshawski--including...


Dead Land

by Sara Paretsky & Susan Ericksen HarperAudio (April 21, 2020)

"V.I. Warshawski is as dogged and ferocious as ever. So is Sara Paretsky, who is at the top of her crime novel game."

   -- C.J. Box

Chicago's legendary detective, V.I. Warshawski, knows her city's rotten...


No Mark Upon Her

by Deborah Crombie & Gerard Doyle HarperAudio (April 24, 2012)

New York Times bestselling author Deborah Crombie makes her mark with this absorbing, finely hued tale of suspense--a deeply atmospheric and twisting mystery full of deadly secrets, salacious lies, and unexpected...


Prayers for Rain

by Dennis Lehane & Jonathan Davis HarperAudio (September 13, 2011)

When a former client jumps naked from a Boston landmark, Private Investigator Patrick Kenzie wants to know why. Once a perky young woman in love with life, her suicide is the final fall in a spiral of self-destruction....


Gone, Baby, Gone

by Dennis Lehane & Jonathan Davis HarperAudio (September 13, 2011)

"Powerful and raw, harrowing, and unsentimental."

--Washington Post Book World

 

"Chilling, completely credible....[An] absolutely gripping story."

--Chicago Tribune

 

"Mr. Lehane delivers big time."

--Wall Street...


Bitterroot

by James Lee Burke & Will Patton Simon & Schuster Audio (June 01, 2001)

Set in the rugged Bitterroot valley of Montana -- home to celebrities seeking to escape the pressures of public life and xenophobes dedicated to establishing a bulkhed of patriotic paranoia -- Bitterroot features...


Red Dragon

by Thomas Harris Simon & Schuster Audio (March 15, 1989)

A quiet summer night...a neat suburban house...and another innocent, happy family is shattered -- the latest victims of a grisly series of hideous sacrificial killings that no one understands, and no one can...


Kiss Me Deadly

by Mickey Spillane & Stacy Keach Simon & Schuster Audio (September 01, 1990)

No dame is pretty with a gun in her hand. But at least this one was alive. The last time Mike Hammer met up with a blonde she ended up dead, and Hammer inherited a war with the Mob. As he digs deeper, he discovers...