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  • Angry Betty reviews

    Angry Betty Book Reviews

    Jamie Lee Scott

    A female cop, a dead body in the trunk of a car, and drug cartels in a small Texas town. Kate Darby learned to hate cops at an early age, thanks to her drug addicted mom. No one wo...

  • The Double Trouble Caper reviews

    The Double Trouble Caper Book Reviews

    R. Archer

    SAM HILL was a wisecracking hardboiled PI from 1950. He starred in his own comic, produced at the time by Archie Comics and Closeup Inc. (toothpaste). The character has since falle...

  • Vengeance reviews

    Vengeance Book Reviews

    Donald Phillips

    John MacAllister is an honest copper. This honesty will probably mean that he will stay at his current rank for the rest of his time in the force, after a well known judge was sent...

  • Sacrifice reviews

    Sacrifice Book Reviews

    Tim Svart

    A hidden scheme. Suspiciously pat answers. Can one untested leader navigate the thin line between professional and personal justice? Essen, Germany. Chief Inspector “Karre” Karrenb...

  • That Nietzsche Thing reviews

    That Nietzsche Thing Book Reviews

    Christopher Blankley

    Who is Q? Not the dead girl. She's just another Gene Genie taken by her addiction – by a plague tearing the world apart. Who is Q? Not Sasha. He's a cop. Though, nowadays...

  • On the Streets for Alison reviews

    On the Streets for Alison Book Reviews

    Paul Matos

    What line would you cross for a friend? Alison is missing. Sam, her brother comes to see his old friends, Raph and Mac, fearing the worse. After the search begins they find that th...

  • MAX PAYNE reviews

    MAX PAYNE Book Reviews

    Martin Matthews

    Max Payne is a man with nothing to lose in the violent, cold urban night. A fugitive cop framed for murder, and now hunted by cops and the mob. Max is a man with his back against t...

  • A Perfect Alibi reviews

    A Perfect Alibi Book Reviews

    Anne Baines

    The job looked like the same old story. Husband thinks wife is cheating, husband hires private investigator...  Until someone ends up dead. As a former police detective tu...

  • Shelter Skelter reviews

    Shelter Skelter Book Reviews

    Michael Polillo

    Edgar Rolfe is a private detective who only wants to eat his lunch in peace. But a frazzled woman ruins that opportunity when she comes in with talks of her brother being killed in...

  • Zero Tolerance reviews

    Zero Tolerance Book Reviews

    J.J. Klein

    Former Navy SEAL and NCIS agent, Jim Slade is now living the good life in the Florida Keys as a private detective. His small firm of two employs himself and a very ambitious and eq...

  • Big Numbers reviews

    Big Numbers Book Reviews

    Jack Getze

    Who wants to kill Austin Carr? Everybody. After all, he's a stockbroker. About to be ingeniously murdered snatched off a private fishing yacht by a live, sixhundredpound gian...

  • Lonely Are The Dead reviews

    Lonely Are The Dead Book Reviews

    Paul Westwood

    The year is 1977. A remorseless serialkiller is stalking Bay City. The reason for the murders is unknown, but the dismembered victims are always young and beautiful. In order to fi...

  • The Second Bat Guano War reviews

    The Second Bat Guano War Book Reviews

    J.M. Porup

    From former Lonely Planet author J.M. Porup comes this gritty South American noir... Rats ate his baby daughter while he partied in a disco. Now Horace “Horse” Mann is a druggedout...

  • Dark City, Dark Magic reviews

    Dark City, Dark Magic Book Reviews

    Peter Tarkulich

    Henry Billingsly, brother of millionaire Frederick Billingsly, is found dead with a gun in his hand. The police are convinced it was suicide, but Frederick is unconvinced and has e...

  • Corpses Say The Darndest Things reviews

    Corpses Say The Darndest Things Book Reviews

    Doug Lamoreux

    It was a simple job: keep an eye on the minister's wife until she goes safely to bed. Then all hell broke loose. The death of a beloved Chicago televangelist’s wife is only th...

  • Death of a Blood reviews

    Death of a Blood Book Reviews

    Karl Tutt

    This is the sixth installment of "The Ghostcatcher" series. T.K. Fleming is a retired English professor, a reluctant detective, and a boat bum. His lady, Sunny, is damned...

  • Murder on the Mind reviews

    Murder on the Mind Book Reviews

    L.L. Bartlett

    Jeff Resnick wasn't supposed to know about the man hung up to bleed out. After insurance investigator Jeff Resnick is viciously mugged, he discovers the resulting brain injury...

  • Skin and Blond reviews

    Skin and Blond Book Reviews

    V. J. Chambers

    Dark. Raw. Gritty. Blond. from USA Today bestselling author V. J. Chambers Ever since blond detective Ivy Stern got herself kicked off the police force for “sexual conduct unbecomi...

  • Angel of Darkness reviews

    Angel of Darkness Book Reviews

    Steve N. Lee

    Do You Love Thrillers? Are you curious how a bestselling author creates a hero? Do you long to know how they develop their stories? Wonder how much is fiction and how much is reall...

  • The Last Laugh reviews

    The Last Laugh Book Reviews

    Justin Cawthorne

    Detective Dirk Nickel couldn't care less about clowns, but his is a city without laughs where clowns are a dying breed. Then, one day Nickel is framed branded a 'chuckle...

  • Murder from the Newsdesk reviews

    Murder from the Newsdesk Book Reviews

    Peter Bartram

    Murder from the Newsdesk Crime reporter Colin Crampton uses every newspaper scam he knows to crack 10 more mysteries A crime reporter chasing headlines The clues that set him on th...

  • Capitol Offense reviews

    Capitol Offense Book Reviews

    George Wier

    When Death Row inmate Norman Howell drops a tidbit about how he and his father once helped the current Texas Governor get rid of competing Vietnamese fisherman with the use of high...

  • Nick Gamble y el caso del barco ataud reviews

    Nick Gamble y el caso del barco ataud Book Reviews

    Rex Bennett

    Nick Gamble es duro (a veces), alcoholico (siempre) e investigador privado (excepto domingos y festivos). NICK GAMBLE es el sabueso mas perro de la ciudad.

  • Murder in D-Minor reviews

    Murder in D-Minor Book Reviews

    Manuela Cardiga

    A man with an ugly past is asked to do one last task to clear an old blood debt. But you can´t wash away blood with more blood; you can't bury the past, but it may just bury y...

  • Hard Landing reviews

    Hard Landing Book Reviews

    Peter Menadue

    Second book in the Gary Maddox Series: Sydney private investigator Gary Maddox is asked to find a missing accountant. He doesn't expect any trouble. After all, the guy is just...

  • The Man with the Crooked Eye -- A Rafe Velez Mystery reviews

    The Man with the Crooked Eye -- A Rafe Velez Mystery Book Reviews

    AB Stonebridge

    A notsosimple cheating boyfriend investigation turns into murder and robbery. Plus, there's a $250,000 lottery payoff up for grabs if somebody is willing to cover up a piece ...

  • The Reluctant Detective reviews

    The Reluctant Detective Book Reviews

    Tom Fowler

    It’s C.T.’s first case. He wants an easy one. Instead, he gets Alice. C.T. Ferguson spent years as a hacker. He lived in Hong Kong, working against the Chinese government. Then the...

  • Valentine in Paris reviews

    Valentine in Paris Book Reviews

    James Davis

    A Nick Valentine short story. Disgraced Great War hero, Nick Valentine returns to France for the first time since the war on what should be a routine information gathering assignme...

  • The Celestial Op reviews

    The Celestial Op Book Reviews

    James Hold

    A nod and a wink to Dashiell Hammett. A nameless operative for the Celestial Detective agency investigates a crime scene.

  • Diabla Meets Big Ju Ju reviews

    Diabla Meets Big Ju Ju Book Reviews

    Karl Tutt

    Diabla Meets Big Ju Ju is the third in the Dee Rabow Mystery Series. Dee is a gutsy, tough female detective with more skeletons that one closet can hold. Murders seem to stalk her ...

  • Exile reviews

    Exile Book Reviews

    Stuart Nealon

    Private detective Cid Steiner takes on a case to find a missing woman before finding himself embroiled in events far darker than Steiner could have initially anticipated.

  • Wanted Man reviews

    Wanted Man Book Reviews

    Peter Menadue

    Third book in the Gary Maddox Series. When Sydney private investigator, Gary Maddox, is hired to recover a stolen painting, he plunges deep into the art world and finds himself bat...

  • Closure reviews

    Closure Book Reviews

    Randall Wood

    When a prominent lawyer is shot while waiting at a suburban stop sign it sets off a nationwide manhunt for an elusive killer. Special Agent Jack Randall of the FBI finds himself ap...

  • The Accidental Hero reviews

    The Accidental Hero Book Reviews

    Joshua Graham

    Ruthless hitman confronts his destiny in a startling tale of redemption.

  • Avenging Fire reviews

    Avenging Fire Book Reviews

    Jonathan Moeller

    An exprivate investigator. A deadly murder plot. Former private investigator Mac Rogan's got problems. He's twenty thousand dollars in debt, his mother's in prison f...

  • Death on Highway 13 reviews

    Death on Highway 13 Book Reviews

    Joe Vannicola

    A dead body is dumped early one morning on Highway 13 by two men. The deceased, Dave Lomas, was murdered by members of a motorcycle gang, The Skulls of Highway 13. He messed around...

  • The Case of the Running Bag reviews

    The Case of the Running Bag Book Reviews

    Gene Poschman

    It Began with a Simple Accident, or was it an Attempted Murder? A femme fatale. Her missing husband. A dead private detective. And a dangerous game of mistaken identity... It all s...

  • Killing Schmidt Honorably reviews

    Killing Schmidt Honorably Book Reviews

    Vincent Alexandre

    Charlie Schmidt, a retired assassin, is returning home after completing a flight from Paris. In under fortyeight hours all hell will break loose for Charlie when he discovers his g...

  • The Grave on Peckerwood Hill reviews

    The Grave on Peckerwood Hill Book Reviews

    James Vineyard

    Charlie Eastman, whom everyone repeatedly mistakes for a Texas Ranger, is the protagonist in this fastpaced, contemporary authentic Texas mystery. Set in West Texas today, The Grav...

  • Train to Anywhere reviews

    Train to Anywhere Book Reviews

    David George Howard

    Eddie Griffin, a 23yearold excon, is working to put his life back together. Late one evening he witnesses a local businessman committing a murder. His life is spared, but he will b...

  • Vienna in Repose reviews

    Vienna in Repose Book Reviews

    Marcus Durden

    Vienna is in the grip of a crime wave and Agent Muller has been sent to tackle it; not just because of his talent at solving crimes but because his superiors see him as toxic to th...

  • Fly Paper Soup reviews

    Fly Paper Soup Book Reviews

    Cleve Sylcox

    Attorney David Winter kicks back on the Florida beach soaking in the sunshine and watching the ladies stroll by. When his old Army buddy, Sean asks him to defend his aunt in a murd...

  • Heads Up reviews

    Heads Up Book Reviews

    Shaun Tennant

    Five years ago, the police department was shattered when a psychotic hit man turned his rage against homicide detectives and their families. Now, the evidence suggests that the sam...

  • Full Count reviews

    Full Count Book Reviews

    Michael R Helberg

    Jake Tanner, private detective and former U.S. Marine, is tough, smart, funny and lovable. What starts out as a missing person's case quickly turns into one with international...

  • Dhata Mays reviews

    Dhata Mays Book Reviews

    Greg Dragon

    In a war between man and machine, he must find a way to protect them all... After a devastating war forced humans to rely on synths for survival, the two have learned to coexist pe...

  • Mobster Gumbo reviews

    Mobster Gumbo Book Reviews

    Michael Polillo

    Edgar Rolfe is a private eye who is trying to drop a few pounds. Maybe the local mafia, the Corbucci family, can help him with a new fitness regimen when they hire him to sneak int...

  • Lucky Corpse reviews

    Lucky Corpse Book Reviews

    Ray FitzGerald

    The toast of 1942 Hollywood is the newly crowned Heavyweight Champ, Lucky Lawson. He's got it all, the belt, the babe, and a baffling crime scene in a seedy hotel. When the ch...

  • The Value of Life reviews

    The Value of Life Book Reviews

    Andy Crowson

    A 12 y/o boy is kidnapped but the ransom price is left to his parents! Before he is returned (safely) another boy is taken. Then another. Rookie detective Joseph Lindahl is a psyc...

  • Power in the Blood reviews

    Power in the Blood Book Reviews

    Michael Lister

    From New York Times Bestselling author Michael Lister  Newly Revised with an Introduction by Michael Connelly  Was it murder, accident, or suicide? A baffling cas...

  • A Thousand Bayonets reviews

    A Thousand Bayonets Book Reviews

    Joel Mark Harris

    John Webster has seen the terrible things human beings can do. He's an experienced investigative journalist, recently returned from the war in Afghanistan. John saw hell over ...

  • The Reluctant Coroner reviews

    The Reluctant Coroner Book Reviews

    Paul Austin Ardoin

    Blood is thicker than oiluntil murder is involved. Fenway Stevenson doesn't want to return to the coastal town where her estranged father is practically king. But the death of...

  • Not Dead Yet reviews

    Not Dead Yet Book Reviews

    Peter Menadue

    The first book in the Gary Maddox Series: Sydney private investigator Gary Maddox scratches out a living doing personal injuries surveillance. A mother asks him to find out who kil...

  • Rook reviews

    Rook Book Reviews

    Tom Watts

    Go back to the beginning. Dive into the gritty world of Rook, the Jack Peterson Novella. Find out how it all began.

  • The Stiff in the Five Hundred Dollar Suit reviews

    The Stiff in the Five Hundred Dollar Suit Book Reviews

    Steve Matthew Benner

    During the mid1950’s, Chief Detective Harvey Halloway was assigned to a murder investigation involving the murder of a man dressed in an expensive suit and found stabbed to death o...

  • Death Wants Three reviews

    Death Wants Three Book Reviews

    Karl Tutt

    This is the highly anticipated sequel to DEATH TIMES TWO. T.K. and Sunny think they've dodged the bullet, but the notorious Boss Lady and her lieutenant are still free. They h...

  • Hard Fall reviews

    Hard Fall Book Reviews

    Phil Reade

    An excop with a past. A case police couldn't solve. One chance at redemption... ExNew York detective Thomas Blume hunts the streets of London for the killers that tore his fam...

  • Bangkok Burn reviews

    Bangkok Burn Book Reviews

    Simon Royle

    12 May 2010 A war is taking place on the streets of Bangkok as political cliques fire bullets and rockets at each other. Mysterious 'Men in Black' snipe combatants from b...

  • Loose Ends reviews

    Loose Ends Book Reviews

    D. D. Vandyke

    BOOK ONE of the California Corwin P.I. Mystery Series Contains the bonus story Off The Leash a California Corwin Short Story "This is a real page turner and hard to put down....

  • Till The Moon Falls reviews

    Till The Moon Falls Book Reviews

    Conrad Johnson

    John Oxman, a crusty ex merchant seaman, comes to the aid of a beautiful woman who has been drugged, violated and on the run after having bio engineered, nanotechnology implanted i...

  • Little Broken Things reviews

    Little Broken Things Book Reviews

    Cheryl Bradshaw

    Detective Georgiana Germaine is back on the trail of a coldblooded killer, and once again, the case hits close to home . Twentyyearold Olivia Spencer sits at her desk in her mother...

Best Paid Hard Boiled Books of 2024

  • Angry Betty reviews

    Angry Betty Book Reviews

    Jamie Lee Scott

    A female cop, a dead body in the trunk of a car, and drug cartels in a small Texas town. Kate Darby learned to hate cops at an early age, thanks to her drug addicted mom. No one wo...

  • The Double Trouble Caper reviews

    The Double Trouble Caper Book Reviews

    R. Archer

    SAM HILL was a wisecracking hardboiled PI from 1950. He starred in his own comic, produced at the time by Archie Comics and Closeup Inc. (toothpaste). The character has since falle...

  • Vengeance reviews

    Vengeance Book Reviews

    Donald Phillips

    John MacAllister is an honest copper. This honesty will probably mean that he will stay at his current rank for the rest of his time in the force, after a well known judge was sent...

  • Sacrifice reviews

    Sacrifice Book Reviews

    Tim Svart

    A hidden scheme. Suspiciously pat answers. Can one untested leader navigate the thin line between professional and personal justice? Essen, Germany. Chief Inspector “Karre” Karrenb...

  • That Nietzsche Thing reviews

    That Nietzsche Thing Book Reviews

    Christopher Blankley

    Who is Q? Not the dead girl. She's just another Gene Genie taken by her addiction – by a plague tearing the world apart. Who is Q? Not Sasha. He's a cop. Though, nowadays...

  • On the Streets for Alison reviews

    On the Streets for Alison Book Reviews

    Paul Matos

    What line would you cross for a friend? Alison is missing. Sam, her brother comes to see his old friends, Raph and Mac, fearing the worse. After the search begins they find that th...

  • MAX PAYNE reviews

    MAX PAYNE Book Reviews

    Martin Matthews

    Max Payne is a man with nothing to lose in the violent, cold urban night. A fugitive cop framed for murder, and now hunted by cops and the mob. Max is a man with his back against t...

  • A Perfect Alibi reviews

    A Perfect Alibi Book Reviews

    Anne Baines

    The job looked like the same old story. Husband thinks wife is cheating, husband hires private investigator...  Until someone ends up dead. As a former police detective tu...

  • Shelter Skelter reviews

    Shelter Skelter Book Reviews

    Michael Polillo

    Edgar Rolfe is a private detective who only wants to eat his lunch in peace. But a frazzled woman ruins that opportunity when she comes in with talks of her brother being killed in...

  • Zero Tolerance reviews

    Zero Tolerance Book Reviews

    J.J. Klein

    Former Navy SEAL and NCIS agent, Jim Slade is now living the good life in the Florida Keys as a private detective. His small firm of two employs himself and a very ambitious and eq...

  • Big Numbers reviews

    Big Numbers Book Reviews

    Jack Getze

    Who wants to kill Austin Carr? Everybody. After all, he's a stockbroker. About to be ingeniously murdered snatched off a private fishing yacht by a live, sixhundredpound gian...

  • Lonely Are The Dead reviews

    Lonely Are The Dead Book Reviews

    Paul Westwood

    The year is 1977. A remorseless serialkiller is stalking Bay City. The reason for the murders is unknown, but the dismembered victims are always young and beautiful. In order to fi...

  • The Second Bat Guano War reviews

    The Second Bat Guano War Book Reviews

    J.M. Porup

    From former Lonely Planet author J.M. Porup comes this gritty South American noir... Rats ate his baby daughter while he partied in a disco. Now Horace “Horse” Mann is a druggedout...

  • Dark City, Dark Magic reviews

    Dark City, Dark Magic Book Reviews

    Peter Tarkulich

    Henry Billingsly, brother of millionaire Frederick Billingsly, is found dead with a gun in his hand. The police are convinced it was suicide, but Frederick is unconvinced and has e...

  • Corpses Say The Darndest Things reviews

    Corpses Say The Darndest Things Book Reviews

    Doug Lamoreux

    It was a simple job: keep an eye on the minister's wife until she goes safely to bed. Then all hell broke loose. The death of a beloved Chicago televangelist’s wife is only th...

  • Death of a Blood reviews

    Death of a Blood Book Reviews

    Karl Tutt

    This is the sixth installment of "The Ghostcatcher" series. T.K. Fleming is a retired English professor, a reluctant detective, and a boat bum. His lady, Sunny, is damned...

  • Murder on the Mind reviews

    Murder on the Mind Book Reviews

    L.L. Bartlett

    Jeff Resnick wasn't supposed to know about the man hung up to bleed out. After insurance investigator Jeff Resnick is viciously mugged, he discovers the resulting brain injury...

  • Skin and Blond reviews

    Skin and Blond Book Reviews

    V. J. Chambers

    Dark. Raw. Gritty. Blond. from USA Today bestselling author V. J. Chambers Ever since blond detective Ivy Stern got herself kicked off the police force for “sexual conduct unbecomi...

  • Angel of Darkness reviews

    Angel of Darkness Book Reviews

    Steve N. Lee

    Do You Love Thrillers? Are you curious how a bestselling author creates a hero? Do you long to know how they develop their stories? Wonder how much is fiction and how much is reall...

  • The Last Laugh reviews

    The Last Laugh Book Reviews

    Justin Cawthorne

    Detective Dirk Nickel couldn't care less about clowns, but his is a city without laughs where clowns are a dying breed. Then, one day Nickel is framed branded a 'chuckle...

  • Murder from the Newsdesk reviews

    Murder from the Newsdesk Book Reviews

    Peter Bartram

    Murder from the Newsdesk Crime reporter Colin Crampton uses every newspaper scam he knows to crack 10 more mysteries A crime reporter chasing headlines The clues that set him on th...

  • Capitol Offense reviews

    Capitol Offense Book Reviews

    George Wier

    When Death Row inmate Norman Howell drops a tidbit about how he and his father once helped the current Texas Governor get rid of competing Vietnamese fisherman with the use of high...

  • Nick Gamble y el caso del barco ataud reviews

    Nick Gamble y el caso del barco ataud Book Reviews

    Rex Bennett

    Nick Gamble es duro (a veces), alcoholico (siempre) e investigador privado (excepto domingos y festivos). NICK GAMBLE es el sabueso mas perro de la ciudad.

  • Murder in D-Minor reviews

    Murder in D-Minor Book Reviews

    Manuela Cardiga

    A man with an ugly past is asked to do one last task to clear an old blood debt. But you can´t wash away blood with more blood; you can't bury the past, but it may just bury y...

  • Hard Landing reviews

    Hard Landing Book Reviews

    Peter Menadue

    Second book in the Gary Maddox Series: Sydney private investigator Gary Maddox is asked to find a missing accountant. He doesn't expect any trouble. After all, the guy is just...

  • The Man with the Crooked Eye -- A Rafe Velez Mystery reviews

    The Man with the Crooked Eye -- A Rafe Velez Mystery Book Reviews

    AB Stonebridge

    A notsosimple cheating boyfriend investigation turns into murder and robbery. Plus, there's a $250,000 lottery payoff up for grabs if somebody is willing to cover up a piece ...

  • The Reluctant Detective reviews

    The Reluctant Detective Book Reviews

    Tom Fowler

    It’s C.T.’s first case. He wants an easy one. Instead, he gets Alice. C.T. Ferguson spent years as a hacker. He lived in Hong Kong, working against the Chinese government. Then the...

  • Valentine in Paris reviews

    Valentine in Paris Book Reviews

    James Davis

    A Nick Valentine short story. Disgraced Great War hero, Nick Valentine returns to France for the first time since the war on what should be a routine information gathering assignme...

  • The Celestial Op reviews

    The Celestial Op Book Reviews

    James Hold

    A nod and a wink to Dashiell Hammett. A nameless operative for the Celestial Detective agency investigates a crime scene.

  • Diabla Meets Big Ju Ju reviews

    Diabla Meets Big Ju Ju Book Reviews

    Karl Tutt

    Diabla Meets Big Ju Ju is the third in the Dee Rabow Mystery Series. Dee is a gutsy, tough female detective with more skeletons that one closet can hold. Murders seem to stalk her ...

  • Exile reviews

    Exile Book Reviews

    Stuart Nealon

    Private detective Cid Steiner takes on a case to find a missing woman before finding himself embroiled in events far darker than Steiner could have initially anticipated.

  • Wanted Man reviews

    Wanted Man Book Reviews

    Peter Menadue

    Third book in the Gary Maddox Series. When Sydney private investigator, Gary Maddox, is hired to recover a stolen painting, he plunges deep into the art world and finds himself bat...

  • Closure reviews

    Closure Book Reviews

    Randall Wood

    When a prominent lawyer is shot while waiting at a suburban stop sign it sets off a nationwide manhunt for an elusive killer. Special Agent Jack Randall of the FBI finds himself ap...

  • The Accidental Hero reviews

    The Accidental Hero Book Reviews

    Joshua Graham

    Ruthless hitman confronts his destiny in a startling tale of redemption.

  • Avenging Fire reviews

    Avenging Fire Book Reviews

    Jonathan Moeller

    An exprivate investigator. A deadly murder plot. Former private investigator Mac Rogan's got problems. He's twenty thousand dollars in debt, his mother's in prison f...

  • Death on Highway 13 reviews

    Death on Highway 13 Book Reviews

    Joe Vannicola

    A dead body is dumped early one morning on Highway 13 by two men. The deceased, Dave Lomas, was murdered by members of a motorcycle gang, The Skulls of Highway 13. He messed around...

  • The Case of the Running Bag reviews

    The Case of the Running Bag Book Reviews

    Gene Poschman

    It Began with a Simple Accident, or was it an Attempted Murder? A femme fatale. Her missing husband. A dead private detective. And a dangerous game of mistaken identity... It all s...

  • Killing Schmidt Honorably reviews

    Killing Schmidt Honorably Book Reviews

    Vincent Alexandre

    Charlie Schmidt, a retired assassin, is returning home after completing a flight from Paris. In under fortyeight hours all hell will break loose for Charlie when he discovers his g...

  • The Grave on Peckerwood Hill reviews

    The Grave on Peckerwood Hill Book Reviews

    James Vineyard

    Charlie Eastman, whom everyone repeatedly mistakes for a Texas Ranger, is the protagonist in this fastpaced, contemporary authentic Texas mystery. Set in West Texas today, The Grav...

  • Train to Anywhere reviews

    Train to Anywhere Book Reviews

    David George Howard

    Eddie Griffin, a 23yearold excon, is working to put his life back together. Late one evening he witnesses a local businessman committing a murder. His life is spared, but he will b...

  • Vienna in Repose reviews

    Vienna in Repose Book Reviews

    Marcus Durden

    Vienna is in the grip of a crime wave and Agent Muller has been sent to tackle it; not just because of his talent at solving crimes but because his superiors see him as toxic to th...

  • Fly Paper Soup reviews

    Fly Paper Soup Book Reviews

    Cleve Sylcox

    Attorney David Winter kicks back on the Florida beach soaking in the sunshine and watching the ladies stroll by. When his old Army buddy, Sean asks him to defend his aunt in a murd...

  • Heads Up reviews

    Heads Up Book Reviews

    Shaun Tennant

    Five years ago, the police department was shattered when a psychotic hit man turned his rage against homicide detectives and their families. Now, the evidence suggests that the sam...

  • Full Count reviews

    Full Count Book Reviews

    Michael R Helberg

    Jake Tanner, private detective and former U.S. Marine, is tough, smart, funny and lovable. What starts out as a missing person's case quickly turns into one with international...

  • Dhata Mays reviews

    Dhata Mays Book Reviews

    Greg Dragon

    In a war between man and machine, he must find a way to protect them all... After a devastating war forced humans to rely on synths for survival, the two have learned to coexist pe...

  • Mobster Gumbo reviews

    Mobster Gumbo Book Reviews

    Michael Polillo

    Edgar Rolfe is a private eye who is trying to drop a few pounds. Maybe the local mafia, the Corbucci family, can help him with a new fitness regimen when they hire him to sneak int...

  • Lucky Corpse reviews

    Lucky Corpse Book Reviews

    Ray FitzGerald

    The toast of 1942 Hollywood is the newly crowned Heavyweight Champ, Lucky Lawson. He's got it all, the belt, the babe, and a baffling crime scene in a seedy hotel. When the ch...

  • The Value of Life reviews

    The Value of Life Book Reviews

    Andy Crowson

    A 12 y/o boy is kidnapped but the ransom price is left to his parents! Before he is returned (safely) another boy is taken. Then another. Rookie detective Joseph Lindahl is a psyc...

  • Power in the Blood reviews

    Power in the Blood Book Reviews

    Michael Lister

    From New York Times Bestselling author Michael Lister  Newly Revised with an Introduction by Michael Connelly  Was it murder, accident, or suicide? A baffling cas...

  • A Thousand Bayonets reviews

    A Thousand Bayonets Book Reviews

    Joel Mark Harris

    John Webster has seen the terrible things human beings can do. He's an experienced investigative journalist, recently returned from the war in Afghanistan. John saw hell over ...

  • The Reluctant Coroner reviews

    The Reluctant Coroner Book Reviews

    Paul Austin Ardoin

    Blood is thicker than oiluntil murder is involved. Fenway Stevenson doesn't want to return to the coastal town where her estranged father is practically king. But the death of...

  • Not Dead Yet reviews

    Not Dead Yet Book Reviews

    Peter Menadue

    The first book in the Gary Maddox Series: Sydney private investigator Gary Maddox scratches out a living doing personal injuries surveillance. A mother asks him to find out who kil...

  • Rook reviews

    Rook Book Reviews

    Tom Watts

    Go back to the beginning. Dive into the gritty world of Rook, the Jack Peterson Novella. Find out how it all began.

  • The Stiff in the Five Hundred Dollar Suit reviews

    The Stiff in the Five Hundred Dollar Suit Book Reviews

    Steve Matthew Benner

    During the mid1950’s, Chief Detective Harvey Halloway was assigned to a murder investigation involving the murder of a man dressed in an expensive suit and found stabbed to death o...

  • Death Wants Three reviews

    Death Wants Three Book Reviews

    Karl Tutt

    This is the highly anticipated sequel to DEATH TIMES TWO. T.K. and Sunny think they've dodged the bullet, but the notorious Boss Lady and her lieutenant are still free. They h...

  • Hard Fall reviews

    Hard Fall Book Reviews

    Phil Reade

    An excop with a past. A case police couldn't solve. One chance at redemption... ExNew York detective Thomas Blume hunts the streets of London for the killers that tore his fam...

  • Bangkok Burn reviews

    Bangkok Burn Book Reviews

    Simon Royle

    12 May 2010 A war is taking place on the streets of Bangkok as political cliques fire bullets and rockets at each other. Mysterious 'Men in Black' snipe combatants from b...

  • Loose Ends reviews

    Loose Ends Book Reviews

    D. D. Vandyke

    BOOK ONE of the California Corwin P.I. Mystery Series Contains the bonus story Off The Leash a California Corwin Short Story "This is a real page turner and hard to put down....

  • Till The Moon Falls reviews

    Till The Moon Falls Book Reviews

    Conrad Johnson

    John Oxman, a crusty ex merchant seaman, comes to the aid of a beautiful woman who has been drugged, violated and on the run after having bio engineered, nanotechnology implanted i...

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    Detective Georgiana Germaine is back on the trail of a coldblooded killer, and once again, the case hits close to home . Twentyyearold Olivia Spencer sits at her desk in her mother...