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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...


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,...


Dead Men Kill: A Murder Mystery of Wealth, Power, and the Living Dead

by L. Ron Hubbard Galaxy Press (January 01, 2010)

Detective Terry Lane is a standout cop—as tough as Eliot Ness of The Untouchables—who thought he’d seen it all . . . until now.  But he’s never seen a murder spree like this.  The evidence is clear:...


Helsinki Noir

by James Thompson Akashic Books (October 13, 2014)

Helsinki Noir joins Copenhagen Noir in representing the Akashic Noir Series in the far north of Europe.


Belfast Noir

by Stuart Neville, Adrian McKinty, Ian McDonald & Steve Cavanagh et al. Akashic Books (October 13, 2014)

Lee Child, Eoin McNamee, and others explore the dark corners and alleyways of Belfast.


Charlie Martz and Other Stories

by Elmore Leonard William Morrow (June 16, 2015)

A collection of fifteen stories, eleven of which have never been previously published, from the early career of bestselling American master Elmore Leonard.

Over his long and illustrious career, Elmore Leonard...


Killer Getaway

by Amy Korman Witness Impulse (March 10, 2015)

With a storm brewing in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, the Killer WASPs head south to Palm Beach, Florida. And what could be better than fabulous friends, Lilly Pulitzer beachwear, frozen cocktails, and high-society...


Tel Aviv Noir

by Assaf Gavron, Etgar Keret, Matan Hermoni & Silje Bekeng et al. Akashic Books (September 15, 2014)

Keret and Gavron masterfully assemble some of Israel's top contemporary writers into a compulsively readable collection.


Tehran Noir

by Salar Abdoh Akashic Books (September 15, 2014)

An unflinching noir exploration of one of the world's most volatile cities.


Prison Noir

by Joyce Carol Oates Akashic Books (August 11, 2014)

A completely new, fresh, and frightening take on "prison literature."


DC Noir

by George Pelecanos, Kenji Jasper, Ruben Castaneda & Robert Currey et al. Akashic Books (February 01, 2006)

Bestselling mystery author George Pelecanos dazzles and terrifies with his first-ever anthology.


Baltimore Noir

by Laura Lippman, Ben Neihart, Tim Cockey & Dan Fesperman et al. Akashic Books (May 01, 2006)

Bestselling mystery queenpin Laura Lippman and cohorts dissect their own city with a vengeance.


Dallas Noir

by David Hale Smith Akashic Books (October 14, 2013)

Texas's ultimate noir town reveals its unseemly underbelly.


Kansas City Noir

by Steve Paul Akashic Books (October 02, 2012)

Steve Paul recruits Daniel Woodrell, John Lutz, and others to examine the seedy underbelly of this complex Midwestern city.


Long Island Noir

by Kaylie Jones Akashic Books (April 30, 2012)

Stories covering Long Island’s extremes, from the comfortably rich, to the horribly poor, and all darkness between.


Wicked Women and Other Stories

by Sally Walker Brinkmann Wildside Press (June 26, 2014)

If you're poor in the hills of Appalachia and don't have the skills to succeed in the 21st Century, what path is left? You try what you can and you do whatever it takes to survive. Survival, not always easy...


All Hallows: Brief Case

by Andrea Frazer Accent Press (October 11, 2013)

Hoping for a quiet night, Detective Inspector Harry Falconer is instead summoned to Carsfold on the evening of 31st October – All Hallows’ Eve - when a man is found murdered in his garden, a hollowed-out...


A Sidecar Named Expire: Brief Case

by Andrea Frazer Accent Press (February 06, 2014)

A Falconer Files Short Story - brief case.


The Bulldog Drummond MEGAPACK ®: 15 Adventures

by H.C. McNeile & Sapper Wildside Press (May 06, 2014)

Bulldog Drummond is a British fictional character, created by H. C. McNeile and published under his pen name "Sapper". After an unsuccessful one-off appearance as a policeman in The Strand magazine, the character...


New Orleans Noir

by Julie Smith, Kalamu ya Salaam, Patty Friedmann & Barbara Hambly et al. Akashic Books (April 01, 2007)

New Orleans has always had a heart of noir.


Miami Noir

by Les Standiford, Carolina Garcia-Aguilera, Lynne Barrett & David Beaty et al. Akashic Books (November 01, 2007)

James Hall, Barbara Parker, John Dufresne, Paul Levine, and others reveal the dark and delicious side of Paradise.


USA Noir: Best of the Akashic Noir Series

by Johnny Temple, Jonathan Safran Foer, Asali Solomon & Domenic Stansberry et al. Akashic Books (October 14, 2013)

The first best-of collection from the Akashic Noir series assembles some of the greatest crime writers of our time.


Twin Cities Noir: The Expanded Edition

by Julie Schaper & Steven Horwitz Akashic Books (August 06, 2013)

An expanded edition—with brand-new stories added—to the fourth printing of this best-selling Noir series installment.


New York City Noir: The Five Borough Set (Brooklyn Noir, Manhattan Noir, Bronx Noir, Queens Noir, Staten Island Noir)

by Lawrence Block, Tim McLoughlin, S.J. Rozan & Patricia Smith et al. Akashic Books (December 26, 2012)

All five New York City borough volumes from the Akashic Noir Series collected into a single e-book.


New Jersey Noir

by Joyce Carol Oates Akashic Books (November 01, 2011)

Jonathan Safran Foer and Robert Pinsky join Joyce Carol Oates and other illustrious writers to explore Jersey noir.


The Devil's Stepdaughter

by Julia Keller Minotaur Books (June 02, 2014)

The Devil's Stepdaughter, a story from Pulitzer Prize-winning author Julia Keller, takes us back into beloved prosecuting attorney Bell Elkins's past. The year Bell turns eleven, she's living with a foster family...


The Maharani's Pearls

by Charles Todd Witness Impulse (July 01, 2014)

Living with her family in India, young Bess Crawford's curiosity about this exotic country sometimes leads her into trouble.

One day she slips away from the cantonment to visit the famous seer in a nearby village....


Driven to it: Brief Case

by Andrea Frazer Accent Press (February 06, 2014)

A Falconer File Short Story - Briefcase.


Singapore Noir

by Cheryl Lu-Lien Tan Akashic Books (March 17, 2014)

Singapore is exposed in all of its noir glory with scintillating stories from the very best of the city's authors.


Sherlock Holmes Mystery Magazine #12

by Marvin Kaye Wildside Press (April 24, 2014)

Sherlock Holmes Mystery Magazine returns with its January/February 2014 issue, presenting the best in modern and classic mystery fiction! Included this time are the usual columns by Lenny Picker and Mrs Hudson,...


Battered to Death: Brief Case

by Andrea Frazer Accent Press (February 06, 2014)

A Falconer File Short Story - Brief case.


Toxic Gossip: Brief Case

by Andrea Frazer Accent Press (February 06, 2014)

A Falconer File Short Story - Briefcase.


The Second Mystery Megapack: 25 Modern & Classic Mystery Stories

by Ron Goulart, Mack Reynolds, Arlette Lees & John Gregory Betancourt et al. Wildside Press (March 24, 2014)

The Second Mystery Megapack selects 25 more tantalizing mystery tales, by modern and classic authors. Included are:

FUNNY STUFF, by Ron Goulart

PIT ON THE ROAD TO HELL, by John Gregory Betancourt

WHAT IS COURAGE?...


Mystery Writers of America Presents Ice Cold: Tales of Intrigue from the Cold War

by Jeffery Deaver & Raymond Benson Grand Central Publishing (April 01, 2014)

Nuclear brinksmanship. Psychological warfare. Spies, double agents, femme fatales, and dead drops.

The Cold War--a terrifying time when nuclear war between the world's two superpowers was an ever-present threat,...


Trouble in Mind: The Collected Stories, Volume 3

by Jeffery Deaver Grand Central Publishing (March 04, 2014)

Fiendish suspense. Shocking twists.

Twelve diabolical tales.

New York Times bestselling author and highly acclaimed storyteller Jeffery Deaver-the undisputed "grand master of the plot twist" (Booklist)-returns...


Secret Tales of the Arctic Trails: Stories of Crime and Adventure in Canada's Far North

by David Skene-Melvin Dundurn (December 01, 1997)

From the paleolithic to high-tech oil drilling, the enduring saga of crime and punishment is told by these talented story-spinners in these tales of detection, mystery, and adventure.


When Boomers Go Bad: A Ladies Killing Circle Anthology

by Joan Boswell & Sue Pike Napoleon and Co (October 01, 2005)

This anthology of short crime fiction from the Ladies' Killing Circle takes a spirited look at baby boomers as they go from young, hairy and hip to old, bald and bad. The children of the sixties are are up to...


Going Out With a Bang: A Ladies Killing Circle Anthology

by Joan Boswell & Barbara Fradkin Napoleon and Co (October 01, 2008)

The Ladies Killing Circle brings together an explosive mix of authors from across the country. Whether it's the boom of drums, the cacophony of a train wreck, or the thud of a body crashing down the stairs,...


The Return of Sherlock Holmes

by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Dover Publications (February 07, 2012)

Back by popular demand, the world's most famous detective returns from a seemingly fatal encounter with his nemesis, Professor Moriarty. Thirteen stories include "The Empty House," "The Dancing Men," and "The...


The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Dover Publications (April 13, 2012)

Eleven of the best and most popular tales of the immortal sleuth include "Silver Blaze," "The Greek Interpreter," and "The Final Problem," the detective's notorious confrontation with Moriarty at the Reichenbach...


San Francisco Noir 2: The Classics

by Peter Maravelis Akashic Books (February 01, 2009)

Peter Maravelis edits this stellar sequel to the smash-hit original volume of San Francisco Noir.


D.C. Noir 2: The Classics

by George Pelecanos Akashic Books (September 01, 2008)

George Pelecanos explores DC's historic malaise, following up the best-selling first volume of D.C. Noir.


Haiti Noir 2: The Classics

by Edwidge Danticat Akashic Books (December 16, 2013)

The best anthology of classic Haitian fiction ever assembled, unparalleled in scope.


Brooklyn Noir 2: The Classics

by Tim McLoughlin Akashic Books (June 01, 2005)

Brooklyn Noir is back with a vengeance, this time with the masters of yore!


Boston Noir 2: The Classics

by Jaime Clarke, Mary Cotton, Dennis Lehane & Joyce Carol Oates et al. Akashic Books (November 06, 2012)

Dennis Lehane returns to coedit the sequel to the best-selling evergreen anthology Boston Noir.


Death, Taxes, and Mistletoe Mayhem

by Diane Kelly St. Martin's Paperbacks (October 28, 2013)

'Tis the season for death, taxes, and maybe even love under the mistletoe...

Death, Taxes, and Mistletoe Mayhem is a brand-new holiday novella from award-winning author Diane Kelly!

Christmas is fast approaching...


Small Plates

by Katherine Hall Page William Morrow (May 27, 2014)

Agatha Award winner Katherine Hall Page presents a book of short stories featuring her famed heroine Faith Fairchild.

For years, Katherine Hall Page has delighted readers with her Faith Fairchild series, each...


Miss Marple: The Complete Short Stories

by Agatha Christie William Morrow Paperbacks (November 05, 2013)

Miss Marple: The Complete Short Stories gathers together in one magnificent volume all of Agatha Christie’s short stories featuring her beloved intrepid investigator, Miss Marple. It’s an unparalleled...


The Malfeasance Occasional

by Clare Toohey St. Martin's Paperbacks (September 23, 2013)

Tender-hearted, tough-minded (and occasionally foul-mouthed) girls take center stage in suspenseful tales that are also touching, haunting, and darkly funny. From modern cities and the middle of nowhere--even...


Bleed

by Kate Watterson Tor Books (September 30, 2013)

Detective Ellie MacIntosh is on the case of a double homicide in a celebrity's home. Is it a case of burglary gone bad or something fair more sinister?

This thrilling short story bridges the events in Kate Watterson's...