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The Genesis Key: A Novel

by James Barney HarperCollins e-books (June 28, 2011)

Fans of James Rollins, Dan Brown, Michael Crichton, Steve Berry, David Baldacci, and Raymond Khoury, listen up: James Barney is among us! A remarkable new master bursts upon the scene with The Genesis Key—a...

Long Gone: A Novel

by Alafair Burke HarperCollins e-books (June 21, 2011)

Long Gone is a tremendous novel, and Alafair Burke is one of the finest young crime writers working today.”

--Dennis Lehane, author of Moonlight Mile

Echoing the intensity of Harlan Coben’s Tell No One...

Trader of Secrets: A Paul Madriani Novel

Paul Madriani #12

by Steve Martini HarperCollins e-books (May 31, 2011)

“Steve Martini ranks among the top authors of legal thrillers.”

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

“You like Law & Order? Or even a John Grisham novel? Well, Steve Martini is one of the best of the best when it...

Lost in Shangri-La: A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II

by Mitchell Zuckoff HarperCollins e-books (April 26, 2011)

“A lost world, man-eating tribesmen, lush andimpenetrable jungles, stranded American fliers (one of them a dame withgreat gams, for heaven's sake), a startling rescue mission. . . . This is atrue story made...

A Lesson in Secrets

Maisie Dobbs #8

by Jacqueline Winspear HarperCollins e-books (March 22, 2011)

Private investigator Maisie Dobbs receives her first assignment from the British Secret Service in A Lesson in Secrets, the eighth book in Jacqueline Winspear’s award-winning mystery series. Sent to pose as...

The Body in the Gazebo: A Faith Fairchild Mystery

Faith Fairchild #19

by Katherine Hall Page HarperCollins e-books (April 19, 2011)

“Katherine Hall Page is my favorite writer of the traditional mystery.”

 —Harlan Coben

“Hungry readers, enjoy!”

—Diana Mott Davidson

Minister’s wife, caterer, and amateur sleuth Faith Fairchild must...

Dead by Midnight: A Death on Demand Mystery

Death on Demand #21

by Carolyn Hart HarperCollins e-books (March 29, 2011)

“If I were teaching a course on how to write a mystery, I would make Carolyn Hart required reading.”

Los Angeles Times

“One of the most popular practitioners of the traditional mystery” (Cleveland Plain...

Come and Find Me: A Novel of Suspense

by Hallie Ephron HarperCollins e-books (March 22, 2011)

“It takes a lot of chutzpah for a book reviewer to write books of her own….But Hallie Ephron…can hold her head high: She does it, and very well, too.”

Seattle Times

A recluse who works and lives online...

The Bone Yard

Body Farm #6

by Jefferson Bass HarperCollins e-books (March 08, 2011)

“[Bass is] the real deal.”

—Kathy Reichs

The sixth electrifying forensic mystery by author Jefferson Bass (“a fresh voice in the crime novel arena” —Seattle Post-Intelligencer), The Bone Yard is the...

The Loving Daylights

by Lynsay Sands HarperCollins e-books (April 26, 2011)

New York Times bestselling author Lynsay Sands delivers a "madcap escapade" (Publishers Weekly) in this contemporary romance about a quirky inventor and unexpected love.

Shy Jane Spyrus loves gadgets. She can...

Before I Go To Sleep: A Novel

by S. J. Watson HarperCollins e-books (June 14, 2011)

“Thebest debut novel I’ve ever read.”—Tess Gerritsen,bestselling author of the Rizzoli & Isles series

“Anexceptional thriller. It left my nerves jangling for hours after I finished thelast page.”...

Ten Little Bloodhounds

by Virginia Lanier HarperCollins e-books (October 26, 2010)

A Matter Of Life And Death

There's a lot of excitement down at Jo Beth Sidden's kennel. A full litter of ten baby bloodhounds is due any day. Though pressed for time, Jo Beth still agrees to do a favor for a...


by Stuart Woods HarperCollins e-books (September 07, 2010)


When both your past and future spell fear.

Award-winning author Stuart Woods has crafted a masterful novel no reader will soon forget. For years, Liz Barwick has been battered by her brutal husband,...

Death Takes Passage

by Sue Henry HarperCollins e-books (October 12, 2010)

History is repeating itself on hundred years later on Alaska's breathtaking Inside Passage. Re-creating the famous Voyage of 1897, the Spirit of '98 is setting sail from Skagway, Alaska, en route to Seattle,...

The Headhunter's Daughter

Amanda Brown #2

by Tamar Myers HarperCollins e-books (January 25, 2011)

Tamar Myers returns to Africa in The Headhunter’s Daughter, the second book in her wonderful mystery series set in the Belgian Congo in the mid-twentieth century—a riveting and atmospheric follow-up to The...

Sons of the City: A Novel

by Scott Flander HarperCollins e-books (January 04, 2011)

The streets of Philadelphia are meaner than most ...

A city on the edge is about to explode. The killing of a cop in a rundown Philly crack house has stoked racial tensions to the boiling point -- as angry police...

The Stepford Wives

by Ira Levin HarperCollins e-books (April 26, 2011)

The internationally bestselling novel by the author of A Kiss Before Dying, The Boys from Brazil, and Rosemary's Baby

With an Introduction by Peter Straub

For Joanna, her husband, Walter, and their children, the...

To Have and to Kill: A Wedding Cake Mystery

Wedding Cake Mysteries #1

by Mary Jane Clark HarperCollins e-books (December 28, 2010)

“Clark has perfected the suspense novel.”


New York Times bestselling author and mystery writer par excellence, Mary Jane Clark kicks off her delicious new Wedding Cake mystery series with To Have...

Bitter Sugar

by Carolina Garcia-Aguilera HarperCollins e-books (November 30, 2010)

The dearest friend of Lupe Solana's beloved "Papi," Ramón Suarez was the owner of a prosperous sugar mill back in Cuba until Castro forced him into exile. Now an unnamed Spanish source wants to purchase the...

Red Angel

by William Heffernan HarperCollins e-books (October 26, 2010)

Anyone who brings grief to the people NYPD detective Paul Devlin loves is going to have to pay. That's why he's accompanying Adrianna Mendez, the lady of his heart, to Cuba, where Adrianna's aunt Maria has met...

Cat Coming Home: A Joe Grey Mystery

Joe Grey, Feline Detective #16

by Shirley Rousseau Murphy HarperCollins e-books (October 26, 2010)

“One of the most entrancing (and effective) detectives in modern cozy mysteries.”


A celebration for cat lovers and mystery aficionados alike, Cat Coming Home—the 16th appearance of feline detective...

You Are Next

Karin Schaeffer #1

by Katia Lief HarperCollins e-books (September 28, 2010)

You Are Next, Katia Lief’s riveting debut thriller for Avon Books, is the taut, roller coaster tale of a serial killer’s surviving victim—and her determination to turn from hunted to hunter. Katia Lief...

Discovering the Body: A Novel

by Mary Howard HarperCollins e-books (August 17, 2010)

Discovering the Body is a gripping novel filled with psychological suspense, sensitivity, and emotional complexity. With this stunning debut, Mary Howard has crafted an electrifying and hauntingly evocative...

Morning Noon & Night

by Sidney Sheldon HarperCollins e-books (June 22, 2010)

A beautiful woman attends a family gathering following the mysterious death of Harry Stanford, claiming to be his long-lost child and stating her rights to a share of the tycoon's estate, in a hypnotic, roller-coaster...

The Queen of Patpong

Poke Rafferty #4

by Timothy Hallinan HarperCollins e-books (August 17, 2010)

“Hallinan is a wordsmith of the first order, and he puts his great narrative skills into overdrive on this one….You won’t read a better thriller this year!”

—John Lescroart, New York Times bestselling...

Dead Cat Bounce

by Norman Green HarperCollins e-books (March 30, 2010)

Stoney gave up drinking, but it couldn't save his marriage. Leaving the big house in New Jersey to his wife and kids, he's living in the City—still working the profitable, if not 100 percent legal, angles...

The Rule of Nine: A Paul Madriani Novel

Paul Madriani #11

by Steve Martini HarperCollins e-books (June 01, 2010)

“Steve Martini is an expert at good old-fashioned, gimmick-free storytelling.”

—Steve Berry, author of The Paris Vendetta

“Take it from a prosecutor—Steve Martini has created one of the most charismatic...

When Winter Returns: A Rosie Winter Mystery

Rosie Winter #4

by Kathryn Miller Haines HarperCollins e-books (May 11, 2010)

“Kathryn Miller Haines perfectly captures the feel, sights and sounds of New York in the 1940s….A lot of fun.”

 —Rhys Bowen


Aspiring actress and sometime sleuth Rosie Winter is back in When Winter Returns—...

This Body of Death: An Inspector Lynley Novel

Inspector Lynley #16

by Elizabeth George HarperCollins e-books (April 20, 2010)

"George explores her characters' dreams and fears with a penetrating grace that makes reading her books a joy."

Washington Post Book World

"Elizabeth George reigns as queen of the mystery genre. The Lynley...

On a Raven's Wing

by Stuart Kaminsky HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

Twenty contemporary writers commemorate the 200th anniversary of the birth of Edgar Allan Poe with chilling stories inspired by the master himself.

Nearly two centuries after they were penned, Edgar Allan Poe's...


Harry Hole #4

by Jo Nesbo HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

“Nesbø’s storytelling abilities are incomparable. Nemesis is crime novel as art form and great entertainment.”

USA Today

The #1 international bestseller from one of the most celebrated crime writers...

In the Shadow of the Master: Classic Tales by Edgar Allan Poe and Essays by Jeffery Deaver, Nelson DeMille, Tess Gerritsen, Sue Grafton, Stephen King,

by Michael Connelly HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

“A wonderful treat for the Poe connoisseur, or a perfect introduction to his works.”

Charlotte Observer


In the Shadow of the Master is an exceptional collection of classic stories from the lord of literary...

A Darker Domain

by Val McDermid HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

“[A Darker Domain] combines a thrilling story with heartbreaking questions of social justice and history.”

Seattle Times


The New York Times calls Val McDermid, “As smooth a practitioner of crime fiction...

The Winter of Her Discontent

Rosie Winter #2

by Kathryn Miller Haines HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

It's tough shooting for stardom when there's a war on. But Rosie's got enough pluck for two: she's willing to stumble around in a Broadway dance chorus that she has no right to be a part of, in a musical that's...

The Importance of Being Dangerous

by David Dante Troutt HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

In the 1990s, as the Internet boomed and investments soared to unthinkable heights, many people were left with their feet planted firmly on the ground, looking enviously up at the more fortunate winners in life's...

The Fourth Watcher

Poke Rafferty #2

by Timothy Hallinan HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

The author of the Looking for Trouble travel book series, Poke Rafferty is ready to settle down in Bangkok with his fiancée, Rose, and his newly adopted daughter, Miaow. But trouble isn't ready to let him go;...

Without a Word

by Carol Lea Benjamin HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

Private investigator Rachel Alexander and her pit bull Dashiell return in this stylish, dark, emotionally complex seventh mystery from former detective and noted dog trainer Carol Lea Benjamin.

When a distraught...

The Hard Way

by Carol Lea Benjamin HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

A lifelong New Yorker, Private Investigator Rachel Alexander has lived through some rough times—from 9/11, to a difficult divorce, to cases that have taken her to the depths of the city's dark underbelly....

Fall Guy

by Carol Lea Benjamin HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

Former detective turned noted author and dog trainer, Carol Lea Benjamin, returns with her celebrated dark and edgy suspense series featuring smart and compelling private investigator Rachel Alexander – a...

Weeding Out Trouble

Nina Quinn #5

by Heather Webber HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

Landscaper Nina Quinn would do anything for her employees. After all, Taken by Surprise, her garden makeover business, wouldn't be blooming if it weren't for them. So when Kit Pipe, her right-hand handyman,...

The Black Tower

by Louis Bayard HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

Vidocq! Master of disguise and chief of a newly created plainclothes police force, Vidocq is a man whose name sends terror rippling through the Parisian underworld of 1818—and the inconsequential life of Hector...

Daughter of Deceit

by Patricia Sprinkle HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

Katharine Murray's elegant Atlanta home has been viciously vandalized! She's prepared to devote all her time to getting it back in tip-top shape—until she meets Bara Weidenauer. Once a picture-perfect socialite,...

Trigger City

Ray Dudgeon #2

by Sean Chercover HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

The facts:

A lonely woman was murdered by her disturbed coworker.

The police have investigated. The case is closed.

But facts are not truth.

A routine investigation of an open-and-shut case is just what PI Ray Dudgeon...

The Price of Butcher's Meat

Dalziel & Pascoe #23

by Reginald Hill HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

“Reginald Hill is quite simply one of the best at work today.”

Boston Globe


There is no end to the praise mystery writer Reginald Hill has already earned for his British police procedurals featuring Chief...

The King of Swords

by Nick Stone HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

“One of the brightest new stars in the thriller genre.”

—Chicago Sun-Times

Nick Stone’s first novel, Mr. Clarinet, took the crime fiction world by storm—winning enthusiastic raves (“Exquisite” —...

Shadows in the White City

Alastair Ransom #2

by Robert W. Walker HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

The nation and the world gaze in awe at Chicago's magnificent "White City" in this summer of 1893. But Inspector Alastair Ransom sees the rot beneath the splendor of the great Exposition—and he is consumed...

Miss Julia Speaks Her Mind

Miss Julia #1

by Ann B. Ross HarperCollins e-books (October 20, 2009)

Miss Julia, a recently bereaved and newly wealthy widow, is only slightly bemused when one Hazel Marie Puckett appears at her door with a youngster in tow and unceremoniously announces that the child is the...

The Witch's Grave

Ophelia & Abby #6

by Shirley Damsgaard HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

Cupid has cast his spell on good witch Ophelia Jensen. The practical, pragmatic, law-abiding librarian has just begun letting down her hair with Stephen Larsen, the author of some of the most scandalous crime...

The Death of Love

Chief Inspector Peter McGarr #9

by Bartholomew Gill HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

A first-time father at fifty-one, Irish police chief Peter McGarr takes his infant daughter and feisty wife to a country resort, where he is commissioned to investigate the murder of a high-powered banker.

The Death of an Irish Sea Wolf

Chief Inspector Peter McGarr #12

by Bartholomew Gill HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

In a remote community off the west coast of Ireland, residents inclined to gossip speculate why reclusive Clement Ford, the "Sea Wolf," has become such a generous benefactor to his neighbors. then one night,...