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Wake Up and Scream

by Milton K. Ozaki

Something was wrong, terribly wrong.

Terror froze her for a moment, and in that moment of horror a fist smashed into her face. There was nothing in that dark room but her trembling body and the nightmare.

She...


Bring Him Back Dead

by Day Keene

He was as rare as a three-dollar bill . . . an honest man in the town of French Bayou - that was crowding Phenix City out of corruption's first place.

He was young Deputy Sheriff Andy Latour, with enough stern...


The Big Kiss-Off

by Day Keene

Cade Cain was back in town after two years in a Communist prison camp. His first night home he'd been beaten by a sadistic hoodlum and warned to get out of town fast. Now someone had planted a bullet-riddled...


Carnival of Death

by Day Keene

On the day they gave the money away . . . the shopping center was a scene of confusion. A carnival had been set up nearby, and now a clown was throwing coins and bills to the eager crowd.

Suddenly the gay scene...


Too Black for Heaven

by Day Keene

She had a plan . . .

She would find the man that had done this terrible thing to her.

She would get into her cream-colored Cadillac and drive until she came to Blairville - his town.

She would look for his house...


Inquest

by Milton K. Ozaki

Author's Note --

Some may think this is a cruel and shocking story. It is cruel, though, only in the sense that men are cruel, for men motivated the events which I have described here. And it is shocking only...


Case of the Cop's Wife

by Milton K. Ozaki

The Operation was planned carefully because these men were professionals in the sciences of death, terror and violence.

More than a hundred thousand dollars was at stake, and they had to be sure nothing would...


Case of the Deadly Kiss

by Milton K. Ozaki

He followed her for a block . . . swiftly and silently. As she neared the park, he smiled tightly and began to close in.

When she reached the park, she began to run across the frozen ground. Her head was down...


The Cocktail Waitress

by James M. Cain

Following her husband's death in a suspicious car accident, beautiful young widow Joan Medford is forced to take a job serving drinks in a cocktail lounge to make ends meet and to have a chance of regaining...


I'll Say She Does

by Peter Cheyney

In his tenth and final adventure, set just after the end of the Second World War, Lemmy Caution is in Paris investigating the theft of secret State Department documents. In the opinion of his chief, however,...


You'd Be Surprised

by Peter Cheyney

Blood's runnin' down my face from where this guy's just bust me, my nosefeels like it's split in half. Then this dame gets up an' strolls over to me - I reckon I am not lookin' quite so good. She says: 'Well...


Don't Get Me Wrong

by Peter Cheyney

Proceed with caution . . .  to Mexico . . . or at least Mexico as Lemmy Caution sees it: 'It's hot as hell. Away down the dirt road some guy's playin' one of them wailin' Mexican fandangles which give me that...


Dames Don't Care

by Peter Cheyney

Henrietta looked at Lemmy Caution with starry eyes. 'There's breakfast on the way,' she said, 'come on in.'

'Listen lady,' replied Lemmy. 'Maybe you ain't heard about me. I think I oughta warn you, I am not...


Death in Breslau

Inspector Eberhard Mock Quartet #1

by Marek Krajewski & Danusia Stok

Introducing one of the most stylish and moody historic detective series ever: The Inspector Eberhard Mock Quartet

Occupied Breslau, 1933: Two young women are found murdered on a train, scorpions writhing on their...


Riverside Drive: Border City Blues

by Michael Januska

Jack McCloskey returned to Windsor, Ontario, from the Great War lost in a battle with his inner demons. When he channels his energy into amateur fights, he's noticed by a gangster moonlighting as a boxing promoter....


Shadows at the Spring Show: An Antique Print Mystery

by Lea Wait

She's an antique print dealer, a college professor, and now...a parent? Maggie Summer is considering adopting a child from the New Jersey agency Our World, Our Children, and she has happily agreed to stage a...


The Twenty-Year Death

by Ariel S. Winter

THERE’S NEVER BEEN A BOOK LIKE

THE TWENTY-YEAR DEATH

 

A breathtaking first novel written in the form of three separate crime novels, each set in a different decade and penned in the style of a different...


Almost Criminal: A Crime in Cascadia Mystery

by E.R. Brown

Almost Criminal is a tightly wound tale of steadily building suspense. It's the time of the New Prohibition, and it's a story of a young man's eagerness to impress his mentor and earn the trust of his family,...


Blackjack: A Cross Novel

by Andrew Vachss

TO:  UNIT 3 Chicago

FROM: DIRECTOR

IMPORTANCE: Critical

 

SUBJECT:  Specimen Retrieval

 

TARGET: Shadowy hunter-killer teams, ID'ed via signature kills worldwide. Identifiable only by skull-spine removal from...


The Golden Gizmo

by Jim Thompson

"Gizmo" is the GI term for the unidentifiable--and that's the way that Toddy Kent has begun to think of the reasons behind the rapid swing of his days. Somehow, Kent seems always to find himself regularly confronted...