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

by L. Ron Hubbard

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:...


French Concession

by Xiao Bai

An acclaimed Chinese writer makes his English language debut with this heart-stopping literary noir, a richly atmospheric tale of espionage and international intrigue, set in Shanghai in 1931—an electrifying,...


Serpents Rising: A Cullen and Cobb Mystery

by David A. Poulsen

Private investigator Mike Cobb and journalist Adam Cullen take on twin investigations that take them onto Calgary's meanest streets on the trail of a runaway and a killer.


Laura

by Vera Caspary

Basis for the famous film noir: a woman who kept men spellbound--even after her death.


The Queen's Mare

by John Birkett

All bets are off when it comes to kidnap, mayhem, and murder …

When the "Grand Dame of Kentucky Racing" enlists private eye Michael Rhineheart to deliver the ransom for a kidnapped broodmare and her foal, Rhineheart...


The Last Private Eye

by John Birkett

Nasty horseplay at the Derby lands Rhineheart in a race against time to stop a murderous scheme …

Michael Rhineheart is a Louisville private eye with a taste for bourbon and a nose for trouble. He's as tough...


Pleasantville

by Attica Locke

WINNER OF THE HARPER LEE PRIZE FOR LEGAL FICTION

Wall Street Journal BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR

LONGLISTED FOR THE BAILEY’S WOMEN’S PRIZE FOR FICTION

From Attica Locke, a writer and producer of FOX’s Empire, this...


By the Balls: The Complete Collection

by Jim Pascoe & Tom Fassbender

Reintroducing hard-boiled detective Ben Drake to a whole new generation, with two brand-new short stories and additional materials.


The Dewey Decimal System

by Nathan Larson

The riveting and hilarious debut noir novel from award-winning film composer Nathan Larson (Boys Don't Cry, and others).


Mothers of the Disappeared: A J. McNee mystery set in Scotland

by Russel D. McLean

When the mother of a murdered child asks PI J McNee to re-open a case he helped close during his time in the police, McNee is faced with some uncomfortable questions. Is the wrong man serving a life sentence...


The Pinkerton Files Five-Book Bundle

by David Luchuk

The Pinkerton Files sets real cases of America's first detective in a world of radical inventions driving a bitterly divided nation to war. These stories, which inspired the audio series narrated by Battlestar...


The Nervous System

by Nathan Larson

Larson's antihero Dewey Decimal is back in this bombastic and soulful sequel to The Dewey Decimal System.


South by South Bronx

by Abraham Rodriguez

Undistilled noir in the much-anticipated third novel from the American Book Award-winning Bronx native.


The Boatman and the Traitor

by David Luchuk

The Pinkerton Files sets real cases of America's first detective in a world of radical inventions driving a bitterly divided nation to war. These stories, which inspired the audio series narrated by Battlestar...


The Sleepwalker and the Spy

by David Luchuk

The Pinkerton Files sets real cases of America's first detective in a world of radical inventions driving a bitterly divided nation to war. These stories, which inspired the audio series narrated by Battlestar...


Midnight Rain: A Detective Jack Dunning Novel

by Arlette Lees

"Detective Jack Dunning and his partner Jim Tunney have their hands full. Two young boys have turned up dead within a two-month period on the same stretch of lonely highway outside the small agricultural town...


Carla's Revenge: A Classic Crime Novel

by Sydney J. Bounds

Carla Bowman is a young and beautiful society girl with wild blood coursing through her veins. She becomes the honey of King Logan, a gangster operating the protection racket on New York's East Side, and is...


Adventure Tales #1: Classic Pulp Fiction

by Hugh B. Cave & John Gregory Betancourt

Adventure Tales showcases the best authors from the classic pulp magazines of the early to mid 20th Century. This volume highlights the work of Hugh B. Cave as the Featured Author, with two rare, previously...


Sherlock Holmes Mystery Magazine 11

by Jack Grochot & Marvin Kaye

Sherlock Holmes Mystery Magazine returns with issue #11, presenting the best in modern and classic mystery fiction! Included this time are the usual columns by Lenny Picker and Mrs Hudson, plus the following...


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....