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Dead Men Kill: A Murder Mystery of Wealth, Power, and the Living Dead

by L. Ron Hubbard Galaxy Press (January 01, 2010)

Detective Terry Lane is a standout cop—as tough as Eliot Ness of The Untouchables—who thought he’d seen it all . . . until now.  But he’s never seen a murder spree like this.  The evidence is clear:...


Helsinki Noir

by James Thompson Akashic Books (October 13, 2014)

Helsinki Noir joins Copenhagen Noir in representing the Akashic Noir Series in the far north of Europe.


Belfast Noir

by Adrian McKinty & Stuart Neville Akashic Books (October 13, 2014)

Lee Child, Eoin McNamee, and others explore the dark corners and alleyways of Belfast.


Killer Getaway

by Amy Korman Witness Impulse (March 10, 2015)

With a storm brewing in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, the Killer WASPs head south to Palm Beach, Florida. And what could be better than fabulous friends, Lilly Pulitzer beachwear, frozen cocktails, and high-society...


Tel Aviv Noir

by Etgar Keret & Assaf Gavron Akashic Books (September 15, 2014)

Keret and Gavron masterfully assemble some of Israel's top contemporary writers into a compulsively readable collection.


Tehran Noir

by Salar Abdoh Akashic Books (September 15, 2014)

An unflinching noir exploration of one of the world's most volatile cities.


Prison Noir

by Joyce Carol Oates Akashic Books (August 11, 2014)

A completely new, fresh, and frightening take on "prison literature."


DC Noir

by George Pelecanos Akashic Books (February 01, 2006)

Bestselling mystery author George Pelecanos dazzles and terrifies with his first-ever anthology.


Baltimore Noir

by Laura Lippman Akashic Books (May 01, 2006)

Bestselling mystery queenpin Laura Lippman and cohorts dissect their own city with a vengeance.


Dallas Noir

by David Hale Smith Akashic Books (October 14, 2013)

Texas's ultimate noir town reveals its unseemly underbelly.


Kansas City Noir

by Steve Paul Akashic Books (October 02, 2012)

Steve Paul recruits Daniel Woodrell, John Lutz, and others to examine the seedy underbelly of this complex Midwestern city.


Long Island Noir

by Kaylie Jones Akashic Books (April 30, 2012)

Stories covering Long Island’s extremes, from the comfortably rich, to the horribly poor, and all darkness between.


New Orleans Noir

by Julie Smith Akashic Books (April 01, 2007)

New Orleans has always had a heart of noir.


Miami Noir

by Les Standiford Akashic Books (November 01, 2007)

James Hall, Barbara Parker, John Dufresne, Paul Levine, and others reveal the dark and delicious side of Paradise.


USA Noir: Best of the Akashic Noir Series

by Johnny Temple Akashic Books (October 14, 2013)

The first best-of collection from the Akashic Noir series assembles some of the greatest crime writers of our time.


Twin Cities Noir: The Expanded Edition

by Julie Schaper & Steven Horwitz Akashic Books (August 06, 2013)

An expanded edition—with brand-new stories added—to the fourth printing of this best-selling Noir series installment.


New York City Noir: The Five Borough Set (Brooklyn Noir, Manhattan Noir, Bronx Noir, Queens Noir, Staten Island Noir)

by Lawrence Block, Tim McLoughlin, S.J. Rozan & Patricia Smith et al. Akashic Books (December 26, 2012)

All five New York City borough volumes from the Akashic Noir Series collected into a single e-book.


New Jersey Noir

by Joyce Carol Oates Akashic Books (November 01, 2011)

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


The Devil's Stepdaughter

by Julia Keller St. Martin's Press (June 03, 2014)

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 family...


The Maharani's Pearls

by Charles Todd Witness Impulse (July 01, 2014)

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....


Singapore Noir

by Cheryl Lu-Lien Tan Akashic Books (March 17, 2014)

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


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

by Jeffery Deaver & Raymond Benson Grand Central Publishing (April 01, 2014)

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 Grand Central Publishing (March 04, 2014)

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 Dundurn (December 01, 1997)

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.


When Boomers Go Bad: A Ladies Killing Circle Anthology

by Joan Boswell & Sue Pike Napoleon and Co (October 01, 2005)

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...


Going Out With a Bang: A Ladies Killing Circle Anthology

by Joan Boswell & Barbara Fradkin Napoleon and Co (October 01, 2008)

The Ladies Killing Circle brings together an explosive mix of authors from across the country. Whether it's the boom of drums, the cacophony of a train wreck, or the thud of a body crashing down the stairs,...


The Return of Sherlock Holmes

by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Dover Publications (February 07, 2012)

Back by popular demand, the world's most famous detective returns from a seemingly fatal encounter with his nemesis, Professor Moriarty. Thirteen stories include "The Empty House," "The Dancing Men," and "The...


The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Dover Publications (April 13, 2012)

Eleven of the best and most popular tales of the immortal sleuth include "Silver Blaze," "The Greek Interpreter," and "The Final Problem," the detective's notorious confrontation with Moriarty at the Reichenbach...


San Francisco Noir 2: The Classics

by Peter Maravelis Akashic Books (February 01, 2009)

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 Akashic Books (September 01, 2008)

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 Akashic Books (December 16, 2013)

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


Brooklyn Noir 2: The Classics

by Tim McLoughlin Akashic Books (June 01, 2005)

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 Akashic Books (November 06, 2012)

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


Death, Taxes, and Mistletoe Mayhem

by Diane Kelly St. Martin's Press (October 29, 2013)

'Tis the season for death, taxes, and maybe even love under the mistletoe…

Death, Taxes, and Mistletoe Mayhem is a brand-new holiday novella from award-winning author Diane Kelly!

Christmas is fast approaching...


Small Plates

by Katherine Hall Page William Morrow (May 27, 2014)

Agatha Award winner Katherine Hall Page presents a book of short stories featuring her famed heroine Faith Fairchild.

For years, Katherine Hall Page has delighted readers with her Faith Fairchild series, each...


Miss Marple: The Complete Short Stories

by Agatha Christie William Morrow Paperbacks (November 05, 2013)

Miss Marple: The Complete Short Stories gathers together in one magnificent volume all of Agatha Christie’s short stories featuring her beloved intrepid investigator, Miss Marple. It’s an unparalleled...


The Malfeasance Occasional

by Various Authors & Clare Toohey St. Martin's Press (September 24, 2013)

Tender-hearted, tough-minded (and occasionally foul-mouthed) girls take center stage in suspenseful tales that are also touching, haunting, and darkly funny. From modern cities and the middle of nowhere--even...


Bleed

by Kate Watterson Tom Doherty Associates (October 01, 2013)

Detective Ellie MacIntosh is on the case of a double homicide in a celebrity's home. Is it a case of burglary gone bad or something fair more sinister?

This thrilling short story bridges the events in Kate Watterson's...


The Good Girl's Guide to Murder

by Susan Mcbride Witness Impulse (December 17, 2013)

In the second installment of Susan McBride’s Debutante Dropout mystery series, Dallas heiress Andrea Kendricks must expose a high-society assassin … before she becomes the killer’s next target.

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A Cat Was Involved

by Spencer Quinn Atria Books (August 14, 2012)

Spencer Quinn’s first original e-short story reveals how everyone’s favorite detective duo—Chet the Dog and P.I. Bernie Little—came to meet before their first big case in Dog On It.

As fans know, Chet...


The Lone Star Lonely Hearts Club

by Susan Mcbride Witness Impulse (December 17, 2013)

Andy Kendricks is back in the third sassy and irresistible installment in Susan McBride's Debutante Dropout series … and this time she's teaming up with her high-society mama to catch a killer who's targeting...


Blue Blood

by Susan Mcbride Witness Impulse (December 17, 2013)

Mixing a dash of Dallas society, a pinch of Janet Evanovich, and murder in the land of big hair, Blue Blood is the first installment in award-winning author Susan McBride's sassy Debutante Dropout mystery series....


Black Evening: Tales of Dark Suspense

by David Morrell Grand Central Publishing (April 01, 2010)

David Morrell, whose many bestsellers include Double Image, Extreme Denial, and The Brotherhood of the Rose, has consistently redefined the modern thriller. Now he turns to a darker side of suspense in a powerful...


Cold Comfort

by Charles Todd William Morrow Impulse (November 19, 2013)

A brand-new Ian Rutledge e-original novella from Charles Todd, including a special excerpt from the next Rutledge novel, Hunting Shadows, available this January.

It’s 1915, and the Great War is barely six months...


The Price of Love and Other Stories

by Peter Robinson William Morrow (September 29, 2009)

The award-winning author of the New York Times bestselling Inspector Alan Banks novels, Peter Robinson dazzles with his first collection of short fiction, The Price of Love and Other Stories. Marked by the piercing...


Elements of Kill

by Christopher Lane Avon (November 01, 2011)

A mysterious ritual murder at a remote Alaskan oil rig brings an Inupiat Eskimo police detective back to the land of his People to catch a killer, and save his own hide.

Police Detective Ray Attla, an Inupiat...


Season of Death

by Christopher Lane Avon (November 01, 2011)

Inupiat police officer Ray Attla joins two of his police buddies for a three-day caribou hunt in the Alaskan Bush country. But when gear and supplies are lost, the trio fishes for food and pulls in the remains...


To Cut a Long Story Short

by Jeffrey Archer St. Martin's Press (June 04, 2013)

In this short story collection by Jeffrey Archer, a dying man doesn't know which of his relations to leave his fortune to, only to find out who really cares about him. A chance overheard conversation changes...


The Lamp

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (September 03, 2013)

Previously published in the print anthology The Golden Ball and Other Stories.

Thirty years ago, a house was inhabited by a man and his young son. One day the man traveled to London, was recognized as a criminal,...


The Gipsy

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (September 03, 2013)

Previously published in the print anthology The Golden Ball and Other Stories.

Dickie Carpenter has a phobia of gipsies stemming from a terrifying childhood encounter. When his fears come back to haunt him, should...