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The Idol of Mombasa: Vera & Tolliver #2

Annamaria Alfieri · Felony & Mayhem
Pages: 255
Format: Paperback

The British don't belong in Africa. Their skins are too pale, their clothing too heavy and elaborate, their morality all wrong. And yet here they are in 1912 in the British Protectorate of East Africa, tangled in an uneasy peace with the Sultan of Zanzibar.Much of the tangle in this new mystery...
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Damage Control: A Josie Kendall Mystery

Michael Bowen · Poisoned Pen Press
Pages: 264
Format: Hardcover

When shadowy gray market hustler and aspiring crony capitalist Jerzy Schroeder is murdered while Josie Kendall is hitting him up for a million dollars to help him cash in on alternative energy funding, the police suspect her of adultery and her husband, Rafe, of homicide. Josie, who works...
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Chenoo: A Novel

Joseph Bruchac · University of Oklahoma Press
Pages: 209
Format: Paperback

Jacob Neptune, a wise-cracking, two-fisted Penacook private investigator with a checkered past, lives in upstate New York - four hundred miles from his tribal community on Abenaki Island. Then one night the phone rings. "We . . . got . . . trouble," Neptune's cousin Dennis says...
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Without Warning: A Novel

Lynette Eason · Revell
Pages: 346
Format: Paperback

Taut Writing and Breakneck Pacing That Will Keep Readers Up All NightKatie Singleton, a partner with the Elite Guardians Protection Agency, stumbles upon her next assignment quite by accident. Spotting blue lights at a familiar restaurant, she stops to investigate, only to discover that...
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A Memory of Muskets

Kathleen Ernst · Midnight Ink
Pages: 408
Format: Paperback

Excerpt. Reprinted by permission. All rights reserved.
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Rivals of the Republic: The Blood of Rome Book 1

Annelise Freisenbruch · The Overlook Press
Pages: 356
Format: Hardcover

An Ancient Roman Historical novel following Hortensia, a young woman navigating the male-dominated courts of law as she uncovers a plot to overthrow the Republic. The body of a Vestal Virgin is found in the Tiber River, and soon after, a senator is found having bled to death in his bath....
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Cold Morning: An Edna Ferber Mystery

Ed Ifkovic · Poisoned Pen Press
Pages: 279
Format: Hardcover

January 3, 1935. The trial opens in Flemington, New Jersey, for the man accused of "the crime of the century." And Edna Ferber is there to cover it.1932. On a windy March 1 night, Charles Lindbergh, America's hero, discovers that his twenty-month-old son has been snatched from...
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Ping-Pong Heart

Martin Limón · Soho Crime
Pages: 361
Format: Hardcover

South Korea, 1974. US Army CID Sergeants George Sueño and Ernie Bascom are assigned an underwhelming case of petty theft: Major Frederick M. Schulz has accused Miss Jo Kyong-ja, an Itaewon bar girl, of stealing twenty-five thousand won from him - a sum equaling less than fifty US dollars....
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The Ville Rat

Martin Limón · Soho Crime
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

How much can murder buy on the black market in 1974 South Korea? South Korea, 1970s: A young Korean woman dressed in a traditional chima-jeogori is found strangled to death on the frozen banks of the Sonyu River with only a carefully calligraphed poem in her sleeve. George Sueño and Ernie...
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Beneath the Tor

Nina Milton · Midnight Ink
Pages: 432
Format: Paperback

After dancing through the night on Midsummer Eve at the Glastonbury Tor, Alys Hollingberry suddenly dies. Sabbie Dare is in shock over the news, and when Alys's shamanic guru confesses that she may have unwittingly taken drugs during his ritual, Sabbie's shock turns into horror. Having...
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The St. Lucia Island Club: A John Le Brun Novel, Book 5

Brent Monahan · Turner
Pages: 296
Format: Hardcover

When retired Southern sheriff-turned-New York City detective John Le Brun and his wife, Lordis, set sail in 1910 for a long-awaited honeymoon on the Caribbean island of St. Lucia, they expect to find relaxation in paradise. However, they soon discover they've been lured to the island in part...
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Classic at Bay

Amy Myers · Severn House Publishers
Pages: 200
Format: Hardcover

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Women of the Souk : A Mamur Zapt Mystery Set in Pre-World War I Egypt

Michael Pearce · Severn House Publishers
Pages: 172
Format: Hardcover

"Pearce's engrossing story successfully juxtaposes the volatile atmosphere of early twentieth-century Cairo against a tale full of culture, history, charm, humor, and romance. A fine addition to this excellent series"BOOKLIST Starred ReviewThe kidnapping of an innocent schoolgirl...
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These Honored Dead: A Lincoln and Speed Mystery

Jonathan Putnam · Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Pages: 1
Format: Audiobook

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Danger Woman: A Botswana Mystery

Frederick Ramsay · Poisoned Pen Press
Format: Hardcover

The third book in Frederick Ramsay's Botswana Series
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Murder Under the Bridge: A Palestine Mystery

Kate Raphael · She Writes Press
Pages: 400
Format: Paperback

Winner IPPY Silver in Mystery and IndieFab Finalist in Mystery and Multicultural FictionWhen Rania -- the only female Palestinian police detective in the northern West Bank, as well as a young mother in a rural community where many believe women should not have such a dangerous career -- discovers...
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Dangerous Cargo: An Art Marvik marine thriller

Pauline Rowson · Severn House Publishers
Pages: 220
Format: Hardcover

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Gesell Dome

Guillermo Saccomanno · Open Letter
Pages: 616
Format: Paperback

Winner of the 2013 Dashiell Hammett PrizeRecipient of a PEN/Heim Translation Fund Award"Through a skillful weaving of characters and plotlines, coming together like a completed puzzle, Saccomanno has crafted a monumental novel where individual stories unnerve us while building to the unexpected...
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The Drum Within

James R Scarantino · Midnight Ink
Pages: 360
Format: Paperback

Santa Fe Detective Denise Aragon and her partner are called to investigate a murder on U.S. Forest Service land only to be pulled away to investigate the murder of Linda Fager, wife of ruthless criminal-defense attorney Walter Fager. When Aragon presses a key fob found at the murder scene,...
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Santorini Caesars: A Chief Inspector Andreas Kaldis Mystery

Jeffrey Siger · Poisoned Pen Press
Pages: 287
Format: Hardcover

When a young demonstrator is publicly singled out and assassinated by highly trained killers in the heart of protest-charged Athens, Chief Inspector Andreas Kaldis is convinced the killing was meant not to take out a target, but as a message. A message from whom? To whom? And why?Kaldis'...
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Pacific Homicide: A Mystery

Patricia Smiley · Midnight Ink
Pages: 303
Format: Paperback

Most cops spend their entire careers without firing a weapon in the line of duty. LAPD Homicide Detective Davie Richards is an outlier, a cop who killed a suspect to save another officer's life. While she waits for the police commission to rule on the shooting, she's called out to probe...
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Brooklyn Secrets: An Erica Donato Mystery

Triss Stein · Poisoned Pen Press
Pages: 233
Format: Hardcover

Erica Donato, Brooklyn girl, urban history grad student and single mom, is researching the 1930s when Brownsville was the home of the notorious organized criminals the newspapers called Murder Inc. She quickly learns that even in rapidly changing Brooklyn, Brownsville remains much as it was....
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See Also Deception: A Marjorie Trumaine Mystery

Larry D Sweazy · Seventh Street Books
Pages: 270
Format: Paperback

In a small North Dakota town in 1964, indexer Marjorie Trumaine investigates the alleged suicide of the local librarian, uncovering a web of secrets that puts her own life in jeopardy. October 1964 - Just months after freelance indexer Marjorie Trumaine helped solve a series of murders...
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Daughter of Ashes: A Hannah Ives murder mystery.

Marcia Talley · Severn House Publishers
Pages: 176
Format: Hardcover

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Evil Turns: A Madeline Maclin Mystery

Jane Tesh · Poisoned Pen Press
Pages: 226
Format: Hardcover

Murder by witchcraft?Private investigator and former beauty queen Madeline Maclin thought she'd seen it all in her small North Carolina town of Celosia. Yet EVIL TURNS, fifth in the lively series by Jane Tesh, opens with a young man's body covered in strange occult symbols found in a local...
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Marseille Noir

Cédric Fabre · Akashic Books
Pages: 236
Format: Paperback

"Gritty from east to west, Marseille is the perfect venue for the latest in Akashic's venerable Noir series. While earlier entries in this 70-volume series have sometimes been bleak and atmospheric, this one is all red meat....Just as Marseille is tailor-made for noir, this dark banquet...
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Brain Storm

Elaine Viets · Thomas & Mercer
Pages: 305
Format: Paperback

The ultrawealthy families of Chouteau Forest may look down on a woman like death investigator Angela Richman, but they also rely on her. When a horrific car crash kills a Forest teenager, Angela is among the first on the scene. Her investigation is hardly underway, however, when she suffers...
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The Unfortunate Decisions of Dahlia Moss

Max Wirestone · Redhook
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Veronica Mars meets the World of Warcraft in The Unfortunate Decisions of Dahlia Moss, a mystery romp with a most unexpected heroine.
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Security: A Novel

Gina Wohlsdorf · Algonquin Books
Pages: 229
Format: Hardcover

"Original and imaginative . . . Ripping suspense, sheer terror, and a wrenching love story." - Sandra Brown, New York Times bestselling author of FrictionThe terrible truth about Manderley is that someone is always watching. Manderley Resort is a gleaming, new twenty-story hotel...
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The Granite Moth: A Novel

Erica Wright · Pegasus Books
Pages: 234
Format: Hardcover

"This new PI has got a smart mouth on her, and plenty of wigs to help her find her own true character."--The New York Times Book Review (on The Red Chameleon) It begins with a bang: Kathleen Stone is watching her friend Dolly and his fellow drag queens from The Pink Parrot...
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