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Book: Remorseless - A British Crime Thriller (Doc Powers & D.I. Carver Investigate #1) by Will Patching
Obsession, lust and revenge... Part murder mystery, part psychological chiller, this unique, dark, serial killer thriller is a real page turner. 'A tale of twisted minds, psychopathic planning and dark moods... A really enjoyable read.' 'I always felt like I was reading with my hands over my eyes, sort of peeking through my fingers, cringing at what I knew what was coming next...' 'If you like [...]
 
Book: The Troubleshooter - New Haven Blues by Bard Constantine
Blade Runner meets Bogart in this blend of science fiction and film noir grit that introduces Mick Trubble: the hard-drinking, chain-smoking, wry-witted private eye of the future. When you're short on memory and cash, taking a questionable case is a no-brainer. And with the Russian Mafia breathing down his neck, Mick Trubble needs to settle his debts. So he goes against his gut and accepts a [...]
 
Book: Blacktop Styx by Blackie Noir
BLACKTOP STYX is a crime / thriller, hard and tightly woven as chain-mail. Blending the dark tones of early James Elroy, and Boston Teran; the open road atmosphere of James Crumley, and the hard edged dialogue of Elmore Leonard, BLACKTOP STYX provides a rewarding adventure for fans of the neo-noir crime genre. Over twenty years ago James 'Jimmy Gee' Giardello watched a bloody and battered 'Slash' [...]
 
Book: Wrong Way Around by Cal Smyth
You're supposed to do the crime first, and then go on the run. They did it the other way around... Adrift in Tokyo, photographer Colin and hostess Linda hit if off - in a whirlwind of passion, they marry in Vegas and head to Mexico for a life of adventure. But when money runs low, they end up in London - grey skies and dead-end jobs turning their dream sour. Until an incident with Linda's sleazy [...]
 
Book: A Touch of Pigskin by Dai Blatchford
Piers Prideaux's promising career at an Oxford College is brought to an abrupt end following the intervention of a new master, one Sebastian Slope. It is not quite as simple as that, matters in Oxford never are. In defending himself Prideaux is directly responsible for Slope being sacked, arrested and jailed for fraud. Years later Slope returns to Oxford and it becomes clear that he is bent on [...]
 
Book: The Rent Man by Mike Adlam
If you like your crime very noir, very hard-boiled and very Swansea Jack - this is the novel for you. The Rent Man is riven with deliciously black humour and the almost touchable caustic atmosphere of decaying urban Wales. Swansea is just one British port in the grip of the ruthless Rent Man Gang. Police and Customs are baffled by the fear and secrecy which surrounds their international drugs and [...]
 
Book: The Skinvestigator - Tramp Stamp (The Sunshine State Trilogy) by Terry Cronin
The sign in front of Harry's office read "The Poe Skin Cancer Center"; It should have said "Here Comes Trouble!" Dermatologist and family man, Doctor Harry Poe, is dragged into a murder investigation and finds himself hip-deep in the unexpected world of illicit cosmetic surgery, tattoos, and flesh. "The Skinvestigator is for page-turner mystery fans." - Midwest Book Review - "It got under my [...]
 
Book: Little Trouble in Tall Tree by Michael Fertik
Beneath the peaceful exterior of the leafy town of Tall Tree, the brutal baby gangster underworld is simmering to a hard boil. Squeezy the Cheeks, undisputed leader of the long ruling North Wood crew, is facing the toughest challenge of his career: his archnemesis Harry the Rash, who rules the Poopypants Gang with an iron rattle, is making a play for Squeezy's territory. Mama's Boy, the freshest [...]
 
Book: Complicated Matters by LF Gillis
Heath Taylor is a screw up Miami cop living in the past. Farrah Mathews is a small-town basketball star with a free ride to college. Morgansville, Florida is a small town full of clean streets and dirty secrets. Since the death of his wife, Taylor has been hanging on to his job by a thread. When County Sheriff Daniels is arrested for drug trafficking, Taylor is loaned out to the Florida [...]
 
Book: Hunter Cell by Joshua Dyer
They are a well-oiled killing machine given the legal authority by their government to assassinate US criminals. The agents' targets are clueless as to who they are, when they're coming, or where these assassins will ultimately take their lives. Conspiracy theorists speculate on their existence. The local authorities turn a blind eye to their aftermath. That's exactly how the Hunter Cell wants it [...]
 
Book: Restraint - A Novel by Sherry Sonnett
A fast-paced novel hailed by Entertainment Weekly as a "well-crafted, suspenseful thriller [which] offers sex, erotica, and more sex." In Sherry Sonnett's compelling first novel, Vega Johnson, a successful L.A. investment counselor, is leading a respectable but dull life when she meets Paul Lattimer, a major player in a mysterious, international finance game. Immediately fascinated by and drawn [...]
 
Book: Mostly Human - A 4Pollack novel by Lon Edward Varnadore
Mars. The small red rock that started with the dreams of astronomers and sci-fi writers. It became a place for broken dreams, the desire peddlers, criminals and those who were labeled as criminals. 4Pollack, Four to his friends, is a cloned detective who just lost his partner when an old flame shows up. This femme fatale drags Four into a dangerous game of deceit, mayhem and murder.
 
Book: Atlanta Blues by Robert Lamb
A reporter and two cops look for a missing college girl. The search leads through the underbelly of urban Atlanta to murder and heartbreak. As a reporter for The Atlanta Constitution, I covered many stories about life on the city's mean streets. I always knew I would some day write about it. --- Readers Say: 'This haunting novel will keep you awake reading it the first night, thinking about it [...]
 
Book: Some Are Shadows by David Sayre
A pair of strong hands choke the final breaths out of black singer Etta Childs. When Miami police fail to turn up a lead, her brother Wendell Childress turns to private investigator and former police detective Ben Sheen. It quickly becomes apparent that the investigation could have been more thorough. Meanwhile Sheen's own dead ends keep piling up. He'll have to go up against both the police and [...]
 
Book: Bad In Bardino by Nick Sweet
After private investigator Art Blakey is hired to find Gisela, the missing sister of femme fatale Inge Schwartz, dead bodies start to accumulate at an alarming pace. When Art discovers a link with a fictional Catalan city and the alleged kidnapper, he gets tangled in a web of lies, deceit and passion. Art will have to navigate a maze of ex-lovers, mafia gangsters, reporters and art dealers to [...]
 
Book: Night Rumbles by Nancy Janes
On the planet Lydo, a nineteen-year-old research student at the Academy named Brad enters the Netherworld to research its little-known inhabitants. The caveat: he will lose his memory and his form. Waking up in the town of Nofer in Daganland, Brad enters into a world ruled by a Tyrant.It is a planet of darkness where the inhabitants live and work by night. Socialization and friendships are [...]
 
Book: Weekend in Weighton by Terry Murphy
First-time private investigator Eddie Greene is having a bad weekend. It's about to get worse When he finds the slab-cold body of his first client, he knows something's up - he only spoke to her fifteen minutes earlier. Free-wheeling, swash-buckling, trash-talking Eddie is not just out of place in a humdrum northern town. He's out of his depth on his first case, out of funds from a now deceased [...]
 
Book: Sicilian Defence by Alejandro Luque
A talented schoolboy struggles with unseen forces that rip his family apart; a hand-written note hidden in a hotel magazine has dire consequences for a relationship; a private detective hired to track a cheating fiance is faced with a life and death decision These short stories provide a window on contemporary Sicilian life seen through the lens of the island's literary history. They reflect [...]
 
Book: Pokerface by Brady S. Moore
What will you do when the chips are down? Set in 2030's Las Vegas, Pokerface follows the lives of mobsters, performers, street hustlers, cops, vigilantes, and casino employees as they all attempt to coexist and hide their dirty secrets from one another. It is a cautionary tale of deception, revenge, greed, forbidden love, and the struggle for power in the corrupt streets of "Sin City".
 
Book: The Troubleshooter - The Most Dangerous Dame by Bard Constantine
Blade Runner meets Bogart in this blend of science fiction and film noir grit that continues the adventures of Mick Trubble: the hard-drinking, chain-smoking, wry-witted private eye of the future. Mick has little time to digest the revelations of the New Haven Blues case. After a chance meeting with an old flame, he is gut-punched by being framed for her murder. In no time his mission to clear [...]
 
Book: The Unfinished - 2015 Edition by Patrice Williams Marks
BOOK TRAILER: (Spoiler Alert) www.PatriceWilliamsMarks.com - Facebook.com/Author.PatriceWilliamsMarks - "I really liked this story from screenwriter Patrice Williams. "The Unfinished" centers on a man brought back from the dead for 72 hours in order to identify his killer. It's written in a real conversational style, and builds up to a fun, surprising conclusion. I've already said too much." [...]
 
Book: On The Forger's Path - The Return by Peter Kohari
Stealing minds, personalities. This is what our character, Murphy does for a living in the future. He has awaken five years ago in an alley, has no memories from before and mysteriously, he can read minds. Aside from that, all he knows is that his parents died in an explosion, five years ago. He's drinking, partying without a goal in life, but after a few sudden events he must start an [...]
 
Book: Legend of the Hour (The Lynchman's Owl Serials Book 2) by B.Y. Yan
A Steampunk Noir Story - 20 years ago the Lynchman's Owl disappeared. Hero, villain, monster, fiend it is undeniable the lingering effects the mysterious creature has left on the beleaguered nation, long since at odds with its own downtrodden, oppressed people. 20 years later, with ironclad airships taking to the skies and the world charged for total war beneath, someone has come looking, and his [...]
 
Book: The Arx by Jay Allan Storey
A year ago, after a mental breakdown, ex-homicide detective Frank Langer was placed on medical leave from the squad he was once hand-picked to lead. Now he spends his days drinking and chain-smoking, and his nights waking up screaming from a horrific recurring nightmare. Then he stumbles on a conspiracy to kidnap children. When he shows up at the squad with his story, his former colleagues pat [...]
 
Book: Rigor Mortis (The Dex Morneau Series Book 1) by Jeni Decker
Dex Morneau is a self-described long-haired heap of sinew and gristle, with too few clients and too much drinking time on his hands. He's comfortable in his own skin, uncomfortable around anyone else's - tired, apathetic, and generally resigned to both, due to his propensity toward circumspection. He supplements his private detective work with process serving, and is none too happy about that [...]
 
Book: Dream Noir and Other Tales by Sean Gallatin
Stories of Alaska's dark side. Crime doesn't care what the temperature is. And for all its land mass, Alaska is a small state in other ways. These three stories give an insight into the dark side of the Last Frontier. None of these stories are for the faint of heart and they are all for those eighteen years of age or older. What does it take for someone to break? A medical condition they need [...]
 
Book: From Moon to Joshua (The Sands of Deliverance Book 1) by Matthew Moffitt
The real devil is the one waiting inside of you. What would you do if there was an evil inside you that you couldn't stop? And how would you live with yourself when you realized it? Blending science fiction, a dystopian world, and the old west, FROM MOON TO JOSHUA is - at the heart of it - a tale about how one man answers those very questions. The story follows Drayaden Sinclaire, as he [...]
 
Book: Modern Rituals - The Wayward Three by J.S. Leonard
"A failed ritual annihilates modern life." Manhattan, NY: The E-Train slams into James Bixby, a strapping young artist on the rise, after a life-saving rescue attempt goes awry. Belfast, Ireland: A bullet severs Olivia Young's spinal cord while she defends a doctor colleague--the second bullet pierces her heart. Then they awaken--unharmed. "Selected" and thrust into a deadly ritual, James' and [...]
 
Book: You Only Die Twice (An Authentic Clay Colt Adventure) by J.R. Broadwater
Clay Colt and his partner Evelyn Wood are private investigators that sometimes have to do less-than-legal things to make ends meet. All that changes the day they see Clay's dead Kharta'an friend tearing apart downtown Buenos Aries on the news. That dead friend was the son of the Executor of the Kharta'an Empire, and to the Kharta'an desecration of the dead is considered an act of war. Someone is [...]
 
Book: Hat Dance (Detective Emilia Cruz Book 2) by Carmen Amato
Emilia Cruz, Acapulco's first and only female police detective, will risk a dance with the devil to catch an arsonist and find a missing girl in HAT DANCE, the second book in the series that takes you inside Mexico's drug war with a fearless style and an unforgettable woman. Imagine if you were investigating crime in a city both deadly and breathtaking. Mexican drug cartels battle for control and [...]
 
Book: Betrayal - Opheria Tales 1 by T.P. Grish
In this debut fantasy / noir short story series, investigators Tomis and Oath travel Opheria, a world in turmoil, seeking paid work from a variety of clients. Traveling the roads, they come across a town called GrandOak. The town has seen better days, and has recently been annexed by the powerful Magisterium. Tomis and Oath are contracted by a mysterious woman to investigate the murder of her [...]
 
Book: The Gorilla Press (The Lynchman's Owl Adventures) by B.Y. Yan
A Steampunk Noir Short Story - 20 years ago the Lynchman's Owl disappeared. Hero, villain, monster, fiend it is undeniable the lingering effects the mysterious creature has left on the beleaguered nation, long since at odds with its own downtrodden, oppressed people. 20 years later, with ironclad airships taking to the skies and the world charged for war beneath, an old enemy has come for the [...]
 
Book: Blood Is Thicker Than Water (Next Of Kin Book 1) by Aray Brown
Medina Price always wanted to be a cop, just like her predecessors, until she gets thrown into a corrupt world at an early age due to witnessing her mother's gruesome murder at the hands of a hired gunman. Now that she's been seduced by darkness, she vows to get revenge. Medina is the judge, jury and executioner when it comes to one man and his family, but she gets more than she bargained for. [...]
 
Book: In Loco Parentis (Killer Kindle 2) by Nigel Bird
Joe Campion is the kind of teacher that any child would want for their class. He's also the kind of teacher that lots of mothers want to have. And some of them do. When he becomes aware of the neglect and abuse suffered by a pupil in his care and witnesses an explosion of rage from the music teacher in the school, he decides the systems in place to deal with such instances aren't fit for purpose. [...]
 
Book: The Secret of Genetic Corp X by Shannon McRoberts
My name is Zarra Jane, or at least that is what I am told. I have no recollection of that name or the face in the mirror. I only know who I am by what I am told by others. I know sociology mandates that one defines self through others but this is ridiculous. I keep hoping that I'll wake up from this nightmare. Genetic Corp X is one of the world's premier tissue and organ cloning centers. Medical [...]
 
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