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New Jersey Noir

by Joyce Carol Oates

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


The Bavarian Krisp Caper

by Kaye George

Mandy adores Bavarian Krisp donuts. A nice day at Boston Common with her niece, Ella, turns ugly when her quest for the goodies takes her down a dark path. Out of work and out of donuts. What lengths will she...


The Third R. Austin Freeman Megapack: 19 Mystery Tales of Dr. Thorndyke & Others

by R. Austin Freeman

The third collection of the works of R. Austin Freeman presents 19 more tales of forensic sleuth Dr. Thorndyke and others, plus the essay "The Art of the Detective Story. Included are:

THE ART OF THE DETECTIVE...


Moonstone Magic: A Book of Short Stories by Violet Apted

by Violet Apted

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Moonstone Magic is a detective novel that takes readers along on a time travel journey from a moonstone to ghosts, and ultimately, to love.

When a writer finds a link allowing her to travel in time,...


The Devil's Stepdaughter

by Julia Keller

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...


The Maharani's Pearls

by Charles Todd

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....


And Then...Darkness

by Matthew Labo

Door to door census taking has it's ups and downs on any day. There's no way to know what lies behind each front door. On one afternoon, things take a particularly strange and hazardous turn for one census worker....


Driven to It: Brief Case

by Andrea Frazer

A Falconer File Short Story - Briefcase.


Death of a Pantomime Cow: Brief Case

by Andrea Frazer

A Falconer File Short Story by best-selling author Andrea Frazer.


The Ghost Before Christmas

by Katherine John

Inspector Dan Evans retired from the Police to Wales to help manage the family pub and holiday rental business, but there is one cottage no holidaymaker can sleep in for a single night. The sixteenth-century...


The Death of Marco Styles

by J.J. Campbell

The Death of Marco Styles is the first of the de Lacy Mysteries, featuring the  sophisticated amateur sleuth using his formidable powers of deduction to beat the police at their own game…


Just Desserts

by Jan Jones

A pub with an odd menu, a missing 1950s test plane, the Salthaven WI Village Show, an unlikely development on the Enterprise Park, and Penny’s eldest daughter behaving out of character. It can only be a Penny...


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.


Battered to Death: Brief Case

by Andrea Frazer

A Falconer File Short Story - Brief case.


Toxic Gossip: Brief Case

by Andrea Frazer

A Falconer File Short Story - Briefcase.


Paddy Whacked

by S. Furlong-Bolliger

Inspector Helmes and his trusty sidekick, Watkins, know they have their work cut out for them in solving the murder of Paddy O'Toole, the Grand Leprechaun. However, nothing can prepare them for the strange lineup...


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...


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,...