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Screen of Deceit

by Nick Oldham

A DCI Henry Christie novel

Fourteen-year-old Mark Carter is plunged into a world of crime following his sister's drug overdose. He agrees to become an informer for DCI Christie in order to avenge Beth's death...


Midnight Rain

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

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...


Dan Turner, Hollywood Detective in Dead Ends

by Robert Leslie Bellem

This volume collects two stories featuring Dan Turner, hardboiled Hollywood detective. In ?Death Ends the Scene,? a washed-up movie-director is going to knock himself off in order to give his no-good bride a...


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

by Michael Januska

Prohibition takes the battle, along with the party, to the streets.

Jack McCloskey returned to Windsor, Ontario, from the Great War shell-shocked and battling inner demons. Channeling his energy into amateur...


Savage City

by John Glasby

She was the kind of woman a man always noticed, mostly because of her eyes: deep and dark, they'd held a warmth that could easily kindle a fire in one's soul. Now they were staring sightlessly up from the sidewalk....


A Gunman Close Behind

by A. A. Glynn

Mike Lantry, the tough, hard-bitten chief of World Wide Investigations, is on his way back to New York after a restful vacation when he gives a ride to a lone girl on an Indiana highway. Lantry's up to his neck...


Kill the Mother!

by Michael Mallory

Even by Hollywood standards, Nora Frost is the stage mother from Hell. Her futile drive to turn her talentless twin sons into child superstars has left figurative bodies strewn throughout Los Angeles. But after...


Death Smells of Cordite

by Gordon Landsborough

Russ Farran has a plush mansion and millions stashed away in the bank, all garnered from his 1950s Los Angeles aeronautics empire. But that empire is teetering on the brink of bankruptcy, due to a series of...


Swan Song and Other Mystery Stories

by Jack Halliday

Chip, a screenwriter, just wants to cure his writer's block with an impromptu drive to a small town outside of L.A. But his vehicle is smashed within minutes of his arrival,and then he's beaten in his room atop...


Sex, Thugs, and Rock & Roll

by Todd Robinson

My fingers can't find the bullet holes. They're there, because they brought me down.

Like a guitar riff sharp enough to slit a throat or the devil's amplifiers shrieking through the lonely night, this bonanza...


Critical Threat

by Nick Oldham

DCI Henry Christie, taken off an anonymous murder case and transferred into a dead-end desk job, leaps at the chance to investigate the brutal killing of an ex-cop turned sleazy private eye. At first Christie...


Psycho Alley

by Nick Oldham

A series of increasingly violent assaults is shrouding the happy-go-lucky resort of Blackpool in a veil of terror. It seems only a matter of time before one of these brutal attacks leads to the ultimate crime...


The Anna Katharine Green Mystery MEGAPACK ®

by Anna Katharine Green

The Anna Katharine Green Mystery Megapack selects 35 novels and stories by the classic author, including the complete Amelia Butterworth series and the complete Violet Strange series. If you are not yet familiar...


Rackets, Inc.: A Johnny Merak Classic Crime Novel

by John Glasby

Small-time crook Johnny Merak is determined to get Maxie Temple, a former crime boss who'd framed him for a three-year stretch in San Quentin, and is now returning home from Mexican exile. But the 1950s Los...


The Private Eye

by Ernest Dudley

Ernest Dudley, creator of that superb pair of sleuths, Dr. Morelle and Miss Frayle, here introduces another vivid character, Nat Craig, whose methods as London?s foremost private investigator are utterly different...


Puppies

by Maurizio de Giovanni & Antony Shugaar

The next installment in Maurizio de Giovanni?s bestselling ?Bastards of Pizzofalcone? series unfolds during the crisp beginning of April in contemporary Naples as a new evil spreads throughout the city.

A baby...


By Way of Sorrow

by Robyn Gigl

“Emotionally resonant…Gigl is too astute and compassionate a writer to create cartoon villainy out of anti-trans attitudes…quietly groundbreaking.” —The New York Times Book Review

In a fresh and riveting...


Villain

by Caro Savage

To catch a villain sometimes you just have to become one.

From the bestselling author of Jailbird.

Detective Constable Bailey Morgan is back doing what she does best ? working undercover.

This time she has to infiltrate...