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Light Thickens: Roderick Alleyn #32

by Ngaio Marsh Felony & Mayhem Press (November 01, 2016)

Ngaio Marsh wisely set this last novel in her mystery series in the world of theater. It was in this setting that she produced some of her best work, and Light Thickens is among her best. This time, tragedy...

The King in Yellow

by Robert W. Chambers Standard Ebooks (February 16, 2018)

The King in Yellow is a fascinating, almost two-faced work. The first half consists of five legendary weird tales, loosely tied together by a fictional play—the eponymous King in Yellow—that drives those...

The Wisdom of Father Brown

by G. K. Chesterton Standard Ebooks (February 16, 2018)

Father Brown, G. K. Chesterton’s crime-solving Catholic priest, is back in this second collection of Father Brown short stories. In this collection, Brown is joined by his sidekick, the former arch-criminal...

Cross Her Heart: The gripping new psychological thriller from the #1 Sunday Times bestselling author

by Sarah Pinborough HarperCollins (May 14, 2018)

The explosive follow-up from Sarah Pinborough, author of the NUMBER ONE Sunday Times bestseller Behind Her Eyes.


Is it Lisa?

Haunted by a tragic past, all Lisa wants is a...

The Disappeared: A gripping crime mystery full of twists and turns!

by Ali Harper Killer Reads (May 18, 2018)


A twisty, compelling, characterful crime thriller from a major new talent.


A distraught mother…

When Susan Wilkins walks into No Stone Unturned, Leeds’s newest...

My Husband’s Lies: an unputdownable read for summer 2018

by Caroline England Avon (May 17, 2018)

‘I was gripped immediately’ KATERINA DIAMOND, author of THE TEACHER

‘Terrific characterisation, great writing and twists to leave you dizzy.’ TERESA DRISCOLL, author of I AM WATCHING YOU

Do you really...

The Rogues’ Syndicate: The Maelstrom (Detective Club Crime Classics)

by Frank Froest Collins Crime Club (May 17, 2018)

This exciting thriller by the late Frank Froest, himself a detective of international fame, will satisfy the most exacting of detective story connoisseurs. Against a familiar London background we have here a...


by Kevin Douglas Librinova (May 17, 2018)

What is the link between stock exchange growth rates, the quasi perfection of female body curves, a passion for excellence and performance, the rumbling engine of a Bentley in a basement of the City, the ticking...

The Night Visitors

by Jenn Ashworth & Richard V. Hirst Dead Ink (April 27, 2017)

Shortlisted for The Saboteur Awards 2017 Best Novella. Orla Nelson used to be a famous writer and now she’s seeking a comeback. Alice Wells wants to make something of herself before it’s too late. In The...

Going Down Slow

by John Harvey Five Leaves Publications (December 06, 2017)

Going Down Slow includes seven short stories, two of which feature Charlie Resnick and three feature Jack Kiley.

No Way to Say Goodbye

by Rod Madocks Five Leaves Publications (June 05, 2013)

Jack Keyse is looking for the truth about what happened to his vanished lover. He works at a maximum security asylum, and he uses his professional contacts to get close to those who might be responsible. At...

Father Confessor

by Russel D McLean Five Leaves Publications (August 30, 2012)

DCI Ernie Bright is dead. A good cop gone bad? Not everyone believes that one of Tayside Constabulary's longest serving detectives was leading a double life. One of those looking to vindicate the dead copper...

Trouble in Mind

by John Harvey Five Leaves Publications (March 30, 2012)

Jack Kiley, a professional footballer turned private investigator, is hired to track down a solider who has gone missing while on leave from Iraq. The soldier's mind is disturbed by what he has seen and done...

Okinawa Dragon

by Nicola Monaghan Five Leaves Publications (December 28, 2011)

Jack deals in cardboard, selling expensive and rare gaming cards to rich collectors. He makes plenty of money, travelling the world. He meets millionaire Henri, the man who has everything. Well, almost everything....

The Mentalist

by Rod Duncan Five Leaves Publications (December 03, 2011)

Enthusiasts call Harry Gysel a psychic. To others he is a fraud, a meddler in the occult. When he appears to predict the death of a woman in the audience of one of his shows and that woman is subsequently found...

The Quarry

by Clare Littleford Five Leaves Publications (December 03, 2011)

A frightened phone call from her young daughter sends Jenny Carter into the darkness of Quarry Woods, seventeen years after she swore she’d never return. What she finds there triggers a journey back to a horrific...

Not Safe

by Danuta Reah Five Leaves Publications (December 14, 2011)

Farah Jafari needs sanctuary, but now she is dead. A man is in custody and soon the case will be closed. DC Tina Barraclough works with refugees like Farah and the man under arrest and she knows there is something...

A Study in Treason

The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes #2

by Leonard Goldberg St. Martin's Press (June 12, 2018)

A seemingly impossible mystery tests the keen mind and forensic skills of Joanna Blalock, the daughter of Sherlock Holmes and the heir to his unique talent for deduction, from USA Today bestselling author Leonard...

A Case Gone Cold (novella) (DCI Warren Jones)

by Paul Gitsham HQ Digital (May 15, 2018)

‘Highly recommended. Crime Writing at its very best’ – Kate Rhodes on The Last Straw, book 1 in the DCI Warren Jones series

When an open-and-shut burglary case lands on DCI Warren Jones’ desk, he suspects...

The Hollow Needle

by Maurice Leblanc Standard Ebooks (April 27, 2018)

In this first full-length Arsène Lupin novel the gentleman-thief remains a shadowy figure for most of the novel, working two steps beyond the law with a hidden aim. To fight against this anti-hero, Leblanc...

Crime of Violence: A Lt. Valcour Mystery

by Rufus King Wildside Press (May 06, 2015)

When a wealthy New Yorker with a young bride is shot in his Manhattan mansion, then a blackmailing valet perishes in Easthampton, only Lt. Valcour can unravel the mystery.

"A clever solution...[the] tale has...

Old River

by Clyde Linsley Wildside Press (July 24, 2015)

Sheriff John Sprenkel has only lived in Concordia Parish, Louisiana for six years and has never had to investigate a murder. . . until now. The badly beaten body of a young woman dumped beside the banks of the...


by Paul Doiron St. Martin's Press (June 05, 2018)

In this original short story in the Mike Bowditch mystery series, Mike is drawn into the story of a gruesome case from his mentor Charley Steven’s past.

Maine Game Warden Mike Bowditch accompanies his old...

Side by Side

by Jenni L. Walsh Tom Doherty Associates (June 05, 2018)

"Full of charm and sly humor, SIDE BY SIDE tells the story of Bonnie and Clyde’s slide from lovebirds to jailbirds—and what an action-packed story it is! Vivid storytelling and a few shots of humanity breathe...

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

by Arthur Conan Doyle Standard Ebooks (May 08, 2018)

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes is a collection of twelve stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, featuring his famous detective and illustrated by Sidney Paget.

These are the first of the Sherlock Holmes short...

Exit Strategy

by Charlton Pettus HQ Digital (May 01, 2018)

Sometimes you just need to escape.

But you can never, ever go back…

Are you a crooked politician?

A deposed dictator of a third-world nation?

Or simply a white-collar criminal looking to avoid prison or a...

In Dark Company

by Linda Castillo St. Martin's Press (May 29, 2018)

From the New York Times bestselling author of DOWN A DARK ROAD comes Linda Castillo's IN DARK COMPANY: a short story about an injured young woman with amnesia who seeks Chief of Police Kate Burkholder’s help...


by James Stewart Melrose Books (May 04, 2018)

When a teenage Sri Lankan au pair goes missing, it’s up to the Bradford police to find her. When they fail, the objective turns to justice. For DCI James Turnbull, the case is a puzzling contrast to his career...

The Shadow Killer

by Arnaldur Indridason St. Martin's Press (May 29, 2018)

The Shadow Killer is the extraordinary second book in the compelling new series from award-winning Icelandic author Arnaldur Indridason, following The Shadow District.

"Indridason is an international literary...

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Other Stories

by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle & Michael A. Cramer Canterbury Classics (November 15, 2012)

No home library is complete without the classics! The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Other Stories brings together the essential works from Arthur Conan Doyle in an elegant, leather-bound, omnibus edition—a...

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Canterbury Classics (October 01, 2012)

No home library is complete without the classics! The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes is a keepsake to be read and treasured.

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, a collection of twelve short stories by Scottish...

Bad News

by Edward St. Aubyn Picador (May 08, 2018)

Now a 5-Part Limited Event Series on Showtime, Starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Blythe Danner

In Bad News, the second installment in Edward St. Aubyn's wonderful, wry and profound series, the Patrick Melrose...

The Ancient Nine: Chapter One

by Ian Smith, M.D. St. Martin's Press (May 22, 2018)

"Pulls you into the depths of a secret world from the first page. Ian Smith’s novel is unmissable." —Harlan Coben, author of Missing You

Spencer Collins thinks his life at Harvard will be all about basketball...

The Library Fuzz MEGAPACK ®: The Complete Hal Johnson Series

by James Holding Wildside Press (July 21, 2015)

James Holding (1907-1997) was a prolific short story author in the mystery field. (He also wrote children's books -- including the Ellery Queen Jr. series -- but short stories were his true domain.) Among the...

Last Instructions

Agent 10483 #2

by Nir Hezroni St. Martin's Press (May 22, 2018)

The sequel to Three Envelopes, the critically-acclaimed, groundbreaking Mossad thriller by Nir Hezroni

Three Envelopes was hailed as a "superior thriller debut" with a "high level of suspense" and "a heart-stopping...

The Okeechobee Murder - Inspired by “The Boscombe Valley Mystery” by Arthur Conan Doyle

by Andrew Delaplaine Gramercy Park Press (April 01, 2018)

In “The Okeechobee Murder,” inspired by Conan Doyle’s “The Boscombe Valley Mystery,” Holmes and Watson are called to a remote area of Florida overlooking Lake Okeechobee to investigate a murder where...

Sherlock Holmes: A String to his Bow

by Nigel Scott Melrose Books (April 19, 2018)

In these eleven meticulously constructed cases written in the style of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the intellectual prowess of Sherlock Holmes, the sleuth hound, is tested to the utmost. Once again, ably assisted...

The Cleaner

by Elisabeth Herrmann Zaffre (May 15, 2018)

An unforgettable heroine hiding an unforgiveable past. An unforgettable thriller from multi-award winning international bestseller Elisabeth Herrmann. Dare you enter the world of . . . The Cleaner?

An unforgettable...


by Hanna Winter Zaffre (May 29, 2018)

He must hunt her down. Kill her. Destroy her . . .

THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER FOR FANS OF NICCI FRENCH, SOPHIE HANNAH AND KARIN SLAUGHTER. He must hunt her down. Kill her. Destroy her . . . In her very first...

Below the Clock (Detective Club Crime Classics)

by J. V. Turner & David Brawn Collins Crime Club (April 19, 2018)

A classic Golden Age detective novel set at the heart of Westminster, when the murder of the Chancellor of the Exchequer threatens to topple the whole House of Cards…

Many highly dramatic and historic scenes...

The Insidious Dr. Fu-Manchu

by Sax Rohmer Standard Ebooks (February 16, 2018)

The Mystery of Dr. Fu Manchu (1913) is the first novel in the Dr. Fu Manchu (sometimes "Fu-Manchu") series by Sax Rohmer. It collates various short stories published the preceding year. The novel was also published...

A Howl of Wolves

by Judith Flanders St. Martin's Press (May 15, 2018)

“Whip-smart” (Louise Penny) amateur sleuth Samantha Clair returns in A Howl of Wolves, a mystery from Judith Flanders, the New York Times bestselling and critically acclaimed author of A Murder of Magpies....

The Aladdin Trial

by Abi Silver Lightning Books (June 01, 2018)

A new case for Burton and Lamb.

When an elderly local artist plunges 100 feet to her death at an overstretched Hampstead hospital, the police immediately sense foul play. The hospital cleaner, a Syrian refugee,...

Cozy Case Files: A Cozy Mystery Sampler, Volume 5

by Susan C. Shea, Auralee Wallace, Judith Flanders & Donna Andrews et al. St. Martin's Press (May 01, 2018)

Looking for a new cozy mystery author to love? Dive in to this collection of excerpts from the Minotaur Books/St. Martin's Press SPRING 2018 season (May-July). The Cozy Case Files collection includes:


The Silent Woman: A gripping historical fiction full of drama

by Terry Lynn Thomas HQ Digital (April 11, 2018)

Would you sell your secrets?

Catherine Carlisle is trapped in a loveless marriage and the threat of World War Two is looming. She sees no way out… that is until a trusted friend asks her to switch her husband’s...

Beware The Pale Horse: A Wade Paris Mystery

by Ben Benson Wildside Press (April 09, 2018)

A double murder

And the killer -- whoever he was -- showed signs of getting rattled. Wade Paris knew he had to get him fast, before he could strike again.

So step by step, he closed in on the unknown killer --...

Moon Country

by Peter Arnott Vagabond Voices (August 14, 2015)

Fifteen years ago, Tommy Hunter committed a terrible crime. Now pursued by his own bad memories and the attentions of his criminal companions of the past (as well as the present-day curiosity of the boys and...

Vintage Murder

Inspector Alleyn #5

by Ngaio Marsh Felony & Mayhem Press (December 15, 2012)

Inspector Roderick Alleyn has to date confined his investigations to England, but Vintage Murder finds him journeying to New Zealand (Ngaio Marsh’s homeland). Traveling with Alleyn are the members of the Carolyn...

Mystery at Olympia

by John Rhode Collins Crime Club (April 05, 2018)

The next time you visit Olympia, take a good look around and see if you think it would be possible to murder someone in the middle of the crowd there without being seen.

The new Comet was fully expected to be...

The Fire Court: A gripping historical thriller from the bestselling author of The Ashes of London

by Andrew Taylor HarperCollins (April 05, 2018)

From No.1 bestselling author Andrew Taylor comes the sequel to the phenomenally successful The Ashes of London

Somewhere in the soot-stained ruins of Restoration London, a killer has gone to ground…

The Great...