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Washed Away

by Dean Hovey

A Park Service backpacking trip turns deadly when hikers are caught in a steep canyon during a flash flood. Three hikers are swept away, but a rescue team recovers four bodies. Park Service Investigator Doug...


Stolen Past

by Dean Hovey

Doug Fletcher, a retired Minnesota detective, relocates to Arizona and a quiet life as a part-time National Park Service ranger. His plans change abruptly when a suspicious fall at a national monument plunges...


The Churchgoer

by Patrick Coleman

A LitHub Most Anticipated Book of Summer

A haunting debut literary noir about a former pastor’s search to find a missing woman in the toxic, contradictory underbelly of southern California.

“He was finished...


Painted Lady

by Robin Brande

[A mystery novella.]

A junkie found dead in an abandoned building. Is it more than just a random killing?

Detective Lily Maines tries to distract herself from her own personal tragedy by diving into a stack of...


None So Deadly

by David A. Poulsen

A police investigator’s murder has put Cullen and Cobb back on Faith Unruh’s cold case.

It’s the case that has haunted Cullen and Cobb — the twenty-five-year-old cold case murder of eleven-year-old Faith...


Murder in Black Letter

by Poul Anderson

This is a Cock Robin Mystery introducing Trygve Yamamura--judo expert, Samurai sword connoisseur and private detective--triple threat to San Francisco crime. These combined skills enable him to keep his own...


Uneasy Terms: A Slim Callaghan Mystery

by Peter Cheyney & Peter D. Cheyney

When Viola Alardyse is murdered, Slim Callaghan learns that conditions in her will make each of her three daughters a possible suspect!


Dames Don't Care

by Peter Cheyney

Hard-boiled school, spiced with a bit of romance, and a grand tale of murder, counterfeiting, mistaken identity, which spans the country from New York City to Palm Springs in its stormy passage. Good teaser,...


The Dark Street

by Peter Cheyney

The sinister business of counter-espionage is played out by an array of magnificent characters in this one of Cheyney's very best efforts. 

A classic of Golden Age detective, mystery and spy novels...

'If there...


Shadow Puppet

by Jeffrey Round

Private investigator Dan Sharp investigates the disappearance of three closeted gay Muslim men.

A serial killer is stalking victims in bars in Toronto’s Church-Wellesley neighbourhood. Three young men vanish,...


Kill Me Friday

by R.J. Jagger

Private investigator Jack Wilde lives in an edgy 1952 world where nothing is black and white, cigarettes dangle from ruby-red lips, and even the simplest case has more dangerous twists than whiskey-soaked jazz....


The Girl From Hong Kong

by R.J. Jagger.

In his most dangerous and personal case yet, Denver homicide detective Nick Teffinger teams up with a Hong Kong detective in a frantic effort to locate a woman who has been marked for murder.

Author of over twenty...


Hot Waters

by R.J. Jagger

In this masterpiece of riveting thrills from acclaimed author R.J. Jagger, Denver homicide detective Nick Teffinger finds himself pulled deep into the heart of the Caribbean in persuit of a mysterious woman...


The Double Life

by Gaston Leroux

"I WAS passing through the waiting-room of the Morning Journal on a certain evening last year when my attention was drawn to a man seated in a corner. He was dressed in black and his appearance was that of the...


Terry Mack #1: Three Gun Terry

by Carroll John Daly

"Better stay out of this… It will mean death for you—sure,” grunts a ruthless thug. But Three Gun Terry is not one to back down from a fight, especially when the life of a beautiful, young dame is at stake....


Terry Mack #2: Action! Action!

by Carroll John Daly

A chance meeting in the night brings together New York City’s roughest private eye Three Gun Terry and runt-of-a-millionaire John Rogo. Over a cup of coffee, Rogo relays a tale to Terry that is all too familiar,...


The Vengeance of the Wah Fu Tong: The Complete Cases of Jigger Masters, Volume 1

by Anthony M. Rud

Though author Anthony M. Rud made his mark as one of the scribes to appear in the first issue of Weird Tales, and soon after, as a long-time editor of the prestigious Adventure Magazine, he never forgot his...


The Exploits of Beau Quicksilver

by Florence M. Pettee

Scourge of the underworld, “that damned dude dick”—Beau Quicksilver was an enigmatical crime-chaser—a mercurial master. A predecessor to Philo Vance, this detective solved seven separate cases in the...


The Mill Mystery

by Anna Cathrine Green

Early detective novelist Anna Katharine Green was a unique writer in several respects, including the fact that many of the detectives featured in her novels are women. In The Mill Mystery, protagonist Constance...


Border City Blues 3-Book Bundle

by Michael Januska

Prohibition means two things in the Border city of Windsor, Ontario: big business, and big trouble.

Book #1 — Riverside Drive

Jack McCloskey returned to Windsor, Ontario, from the Great War lost in a battle...