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A Night in the Cemetery: And Other Stories of Crime and Suspense

by Anton Chekhov & Peter Sekirin

Anton Chekhov’s only collection of crime and mystery stories. Considered one of the greatest dramatists of all time, Anton Chekhov began his literary career as a crime and mystery writer. Scattered throughout...


Singapore Noir

by Cheryl Lu-Lien Tan

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


Blood in the Water and Other Secrets

by Janice Law

This volume collects 22 stories from the author of the Anna Peters mystery series, many published in Alfred Hitchcock Mystery Magazine or Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine. Included are: "Secrets," "Lions on the...


Mystery Collection

by Pauline Baird Jones

Three short stories, two related to Do Wah Diddy Die. Do Wah Diddy Dead If Miss Weena can put off dying to solve Miss Gracie's murder, then Luci can't play the pregnancy card to get out of playing side-kick....


The Best of the Best American Mystery Stories: The First Ten Years

by Otto Penzler

A collection of  the top twenty stories from the first decade (1997-2006) of The Best American Mystery Stories selected and introduced by Otto Penzler.


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

by Jeffery Deaver & Raymond Benson

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

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

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.


Dead in the Water

by Therese Greenwood & Violette Malan

Over eighty per cent of Canadians live near a body of water and that means when Canadians turn to crime, somebody usually ends up all wet. In this anthology of original crime fiction, the authors celebrate that...


When Boomers Go Bad: A Ladies Killing Circle Anthology

by Joan Boswell & Sue Pike

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...


Investigating Women: Female Detectives by Canadian Writers: An Eclectic Sampler

by David Skene-Melvin

As well as the fifteen investigating women in the book, Skene-Melvin's introduction describes hundreds of female sleuths and their creators in an in-depth analysis of women detective fiction by Canadians.


Six Easy Pieces: Easy Rawlins Stories

Easy Rawlins #8

by Walter Mosley

Walter Mosley's bestselling and award-winning novels -- from Gone Fishin' to Devil in a Blue Dress, named one of the "100 Favorite Mysteries of the Century" by the Independent Mystery Booksellers Association...


The Killing of El Niño Jesús

by Jason Webster

It is Christmas day, and Max Cámara has a hangover. He's due in his hometown of Albacete for lunch with his grandfather Hilario, but instead he's called out to a local nightclub where things have gone horribly...


Beulah Hill

by William Heffernan

A novel of rare literary distinction, an erotic thriller combined with a true mystery, and a look back at a little-known part of the American societal patchwork -- Beulah Hill, by bestselling author William...


San Francisco Noir 2: The Classics

by Peter Maravelis

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

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

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


Brooklyn Noir 2: The Classics

by Tim McLoughlin

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


Boston Noir 2: The Classics

by Dennis Lehane, Mary Cotton & Jaime Clarke

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


Hero's Journey (Novella)

by Joyceand Jim Lavene & J. J. Cook

A hot dog and a hot head are on the loose in Sweet Pepper, Tennessee, and it's up to Fire Chief Stella Griffin to collar them both...

The Sweet Pepper Fire Brigade's newly adopted Dalmatian puppy, Hero, is missing....