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The Rising

Inspector Devlin #4

by Brian McGilloway Witness Impulse (March 17, 2015)

From the New York Times bestselling author of Little Girl Lost comes a compelling new series …

Inspector Devlin is called to investigate a case of arson: a burning barn and, inside, the charred remains of a...


The Nameless Dead

Inspector Devlin #5

by Brian McGilloway Witness Impulse (April 21, 2015)

The small isle of Islandmore was once an avenue for smugglers and a burial place for unbaptized babies.

When a cold case leads Inspector Devlin to the desolate island in an attempt to locate the bodies of a group...


Cold Sacrifice

DS Ian Peterson #1

by Leigh Russell Witness Impulse (April 29, 2014)

When three dead bodies are discovered in Detective Ian Peterson's hometown of Kent, it becomes clear that a vicious killer is on the loose. And without his trusted colleague, Detective Geraldine Steel, by his...


Martyr

John Shakespeare #1

by Rory Clements Witness Impulse (September 09, 2014)

England is close to war. Within days the axe could fall on the neck of Mary, Queen of Scots, and Spain is already gathering a battle fleet to avenge her.

Tensions in Elizabeth I's government are at the breaking...


Lost River

by Stephen Booth Witness Impulse (July 15, 2014)

This atmospheric thriller is perfect for fans of Ian Rankin and Peter Robinson.

A holiday weekend is ruined by a drowning in a picturesque village. The incident not only traumatizes Detective Cooper, a helpless...


Cradle to Grave

DI Marjory Fleming #6

by Aline Templeton Witness Impulse (May 20, 2014)

Who can you trust?

Accused of murdering the baby in her care, seemingly cold and measured nanny Lisa Stewart maintains her innocence. But when she changes her name and tries to flee, terrifying threats continue...


Death Bed

DI Geraldine Steel #4

by Leigh Russell Witness Impulse (February 25, 2014)

Two brutal murders. No witnesses.

The battered bodies of two young girls are discovered in North London, one shortly after the other. Desperate to avoid hysteria in the community, the police struggle to make...


Dead End

DI Geraldine Steel #3

by Leigh Russell Witness Impulse (January 28, 2014)

When headmistress Abigail Kirby’s corpse is discovered in the woods, police are shocked to learn that her tongue was cut out while she lay dying. Then, shortly after a witness comes forward, he is blinded...


Road Closed

DI Geraldine Steel #2

by Leigh Russell Witness Impulse (December 31, 2013)

When a man dies in a gas explosion, the police suspect arson. The Murder Investigation Team is called in to examine the evidence, but the case takes on a new and terrible twist when a local villain is viciously...


Cut Short

DI Geraldine Steel #1

by Leigh Russell Witness Impulse (November 26, 2013)

In the tradition of Ruth Rendell, Lynda La Plante, Frances Fyfield, and Barbara Vine, Cut Short is a gripping psychological thriller that introduces Detective Inspector Geraldine Steel, a woman whose past is...


The Norfolk Mystery

The County Guides #1

by Ian Sansom Witness Impulse (November 12, 2013)

Love Miss Marple? Adore Holmes and Watson? Professor Morley's guide to Norfolk is a story of bygone England: quaint villages, eccentric locals—and murder …

It is 1937, and disillusioned Spanish Civil War...


The Calling

DC Gary Goodhew #3

by Alison Bruce Witness Impulse (December 23, 2013)

Kaye isn't the first. And she won't be the last.

Kaye Whiting went out to buy a birthday present and never came back.

She was a promising young woman with a bright future ahead of her—and no enemies. DC Gary...


Cambridge Blue

DC Gary Goodhew #1

by Alison Bruce Witness Impulse (October 22, 2013)

A medieval city.

A modern murder.

In the legendary university town of Cambridge, the strangled corpse of a young woman is found splayed in an ancient meadow. For Gary Goodhew, the youngest detective in the local...


The Siren

DC Gary Goodhew #2

by Alison Bruce Witness Impulse (November 19, 2013)

Sometimes the past just won't stay buried.

DC Gary Goodhew is on a pub crawl when he smells smoke. He rushes to the scene and finds a raging house fire, too far gone to stop. The blaze leaves two corpses, but...


One Last Breath

Ben Cooper & Diane Fry #5

by Stephen Booth Witness Impulse (February 04, 2014)

This twisted thrill ride is perfect for fans of Ian Rankin and Peter James.

Around the ancient cave system in Derbyshire are thronging tourists, a medieval castle, and the thriving town of Castleton. With its...


Blind to the Bones

Ben Cooper & Diane Fry #4

by Stephen Booth Witness Impulse (January 07, 2014)

This taut, atmospheric thriller is perfect for fans of Patricia Cornwell and Peter James.

A death in the family from hell brings detectives Fry and Cooper to a remote and unfriendly rural community in their fourth...


The Queen's Man

John Shakespeare #6

by Rory Clements Witness Impulse (February 25, 2014)

England is a viper's nest of conspiracy.

It is 1852, and the conflict between Protestants and Catholics threatens to tear the country in two. While Queen Elizabeth I holds the reins of power, there are those...


A Question of Guilt

Helen West #1

by Frances Fyfield Witness Impulse (December 10, 2013)

Cunning and evil, poisoned by a lifetime of love withheld, Eileen Cartwright has an unrivaled passion for revenge. When the rich, middle-aged widow falls in love with her lawyer, she goes to fatal lengths to...


Within a Wall

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (November 26, 2013)

Previously published in the print anthology The Harlequin Tea Set and Other Stories.

Alan Everard, a successful modernist painter, is married to the beautiful society girl Isobel Loring, who eagerly promotes...


Manx Gold

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (November 26, 2013)

Previously published in the print anthology The Harlequin Tea Set and Other Stories.

Two cousins, Fenella Mylecharane and Juan Faraker, are engaged. When their eccentric uncle dies, they eagerly return to the...


The Actress

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (November 19, 2013)

Previously published in the print anthology The Harlequin Tea Set and Other Stories.

Jake Levitt can’t believe his luck when, one evening at the theatre, he recognizes the lead actress as Nancy Taylor, a girl...


Dancing With the Virgins

Ben Cooper & Diane Fry #2

by Stephen Booth Witness Impulse (November 05, 2013)

Dancing With the Virgins is an atmospheric, psychological stunner—perfect for fans of Ian Rankin and Peter Robinson.

As winter closes in on the moors, so does death. The body of a young woman is found within...


Blood on the Tongue

Ben Cooper & Diane Fry #3

by Stephen Booth Witness Impulse (December 03, 2013)

Blood on the Tongue is a complex, atmospheric police procedural perfect for fans of Ian Rankin and Peter Robinson.

It's a new year for Peak District detectives Ben Cooper and Diane Fry, and that means new murders...


Black Dog

Ben Cooper & Diane Fry #1

by Stephen Booth Witness Impulse (October 08, 2013)

Who killed Laura Vernon?

The helicopters are halted. The dogs are called off. The search for beautiful, teenaged Laura Vernon is over. Her body is found, mutilated, in the forest.

When he takes on the case, Ben...


Traitor

John Shakespeare #4

by Rory Clements Witness Impulse (November 05, 2013)

The Elizabethan Bond is back . . .

Under the threat of a second Spanish Armada, John Shakespeare is sent to Lancashire to guard over England's secret weapon and its inventor, the maverick magician Dr. Dee.

But...


Prince

John Shakespeare #3

by Rory Clements Witness Impulse (October 01, 2013)

England, 1593. Plague rages, famine is rife, and the city is in revolt. From this bedlam rises the sharpest of sleuths: a man named John Shakespeare.

Shakespeare’s brother investigates a series of murders rocking...


A Clear Conscience

Helen West #5

by Frances Fyfield Witness Impulse (November 05, 2013)

A tense, twisting thriller perfect for fans of Linda Fairstein.

Crown Prosecutor Helen West spends her days fighting for justice in domestic violence cases, so it's no wonder she can't find the energy to clean...


Miss Marple Tells a Story

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (June 18, 2013)

Hercule Poirot, Miss Marple, and Christie’s wildly unconventional investigator, Parker Pyne, all make appearances in The Regatta Mystery and Other Stories—a riveting collection of short stories featuring...


Death by Drowning

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (June 18, 2013)

Previously published in the print anthology The Thirteen Problems.

A young girl finds out she’s pregnant and throws herself off a bridge, but Miss Marple is not so sure it was suicide.


The Swedish Girl

DCI Lorimer #10

by Alex Gray Witness Impulse (January 09, 2018)

Murdered in cold blood . . . And she wouldn’t be the last.

When Kirsty Wilson lands a room in a luxury Glasgow flat owned by Swedish student Eva Magnusson, she can’t believe her luck. But Kirsty’s delight...


A Pound of Flesh

DCI Lorimer #9

by Alex Gray Witness Impulse (November 07, 2017)

Named a Best Book of 2017 by Just Reviews

In the depths of a freezing winter, Glasgow finds itself at the mercy of not one, but two serial killers

This is Detective Inspector Lorimer’s worst nightmare and beyond...


Sleep Like the Dead

DCI Lorimer #8

by Alex Gray Witness Impulse (September 12, 2017)

There’s a hitman in Glasgow: unpaid and angry, he’s decided to settle his own debts…

Marianne Brogan can’t sleep. She’s plagued by a nightmare: someone in the shadows, whispering threats, stalking her...


Five Ways To Kill a Man

DCI Lorimer #7

by Alex Gray Witness Impulse (August 01, 2017)

DCI Lorimer must track down a malicious cutthroat inching closer to his own family in this atmospheric mystery from international bestselling author Alex Gray

An unpredictable killer is loose on the streets of...


Glasgow Kiss

DCI Lorimer #6

by Alex Gray Witness Impulse (May 09, 2017)

Internationally bestselling author Alex Gray returns with another dark, twisty mystery featuring Detective Chief Inspector William Lorimer

Eric Chalmers is one of the most popular teachers at Muirpark Secondary...


Pitch Black

DCI Lorimer #5

by Alex Gray Witness Impulse (March 07, 2017)

An elusive killer is viciously murdering members of a football team in this next DCI Lorimer mystery from internationally bestselling author Alex Gray

When Chief Inspector Lorimer returns from his holiday on...


The Riverman

DCI Lorimer #4

by Alex Gray Witness Impulse (January 10, 2017)

Fans of atmospheric police procedurals will love watching Glasgow vividly come to life with the shocking twists and turns that have made Alex Gray an international bestseller

When a dead body is fished out of...


The Red House

Keene and Frohmann #3

by Emily Winslow Witness Impulse (June 14, 2016)

From the author of Look For Her

“Emily Winslow is a precise and expert analyst of the darkest parts of the human psyche.”

   — Sophie Hannah, New York Times bestselling author of Closed Casket

Maxwell’s...


The Start of Everything

Keene and Frohmann #2

by Emily Winslow Witness Impulse (June 14, 2016)

From the author of Look For Her

“Emily Winslow is a precise and expert analyst of the darkest parts of the human psyche.”

   — Sophie Hannah, New York Times bestselling author of Closed Casket

Outside...


The Whole World

Keene and Frohmann #1

by Emily Winslow Witness Impulse (June 14, 2016)

From the author of Look For Her

“Emily Winslow is a precise and expert analyst of the darkest parts of the human psyche.”

   — Sophie Hannah, New York Times bestselling author of Closed Casket

Set...


The Visitors Book

by Sophie Hannah Witness Impulse (November 01, 2016)

In this sensational collection of supernatural short stories, Sophie Hannah takes the comforting scenes of everyday life and imbues them with a frisson of fear, then a gust of terror. Why is a young woman so...


Westmorland Alone

The County Guides #3

by Ian Sansom Witness Impulse (September 13, 2016)

Welcome to Westmorland. Perhaps the most scenic county in England! Home of the poets! Land of the great artists! District of the Great Lakes! And the scene of a mysterious crime . . .

Swanton Morley, the People’s...


Death in Devon

The County Guides #2

by Ian Sansom Witness Impulse (May 10, 2016)

Love Miss Marple? Adore Holmes and Watson? Professor Morley’s guide to Devon is a story of bygone England; quaint villages, eccentric locals—and murder…

Swanton Morely, the People’s Professor, sets off...