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Book: Pigeon Blood (The Detective Rein Connery Series) by B. A. Braxton
Pigeon Blood - The Detective Rein Connery Series, Book One - Washed-up, loser, no-account lush... that is how Dr. Blair Vaughn's dental colleagues have described him for years. But when Blair witnesses a double murder during an alcoholic blackout and subsequently starts to piece together the reasons why those murders have come to pass, his colleagues begin to rethink their low opinion of him. [...]
 
Book: Echoes of Clara Avenue by Edward Farber
Take a stroll along an old, decaying, city neighborhood with its now-empty, silent hulks and imagine the people who lived there through the years. That is precisely what author Edward Farber does in his new collection of short stories, Echoes of Clara Avenue. In the collection are stories that appeared previously in literary magazines, an indication that these are not stories by a novice but by a [...]
 
Book: Puzzles Book 1 - A Detective Love Story by Russell F. Moran
Chicago police detective Bobbie Nelson is hired by the New York Police Department during a massive scandal. The mayor of New York City, in an unprecedented move, begins to hire detectives from across the country. He dispatches NYPD Commissioner Ralph Norquist to fly to Chicago to recruit the famous Detective Nelson, whom the Chicago Tribune said is "a real life Sherlock Holmes." Bobbie is [...]
 
Book: Eye Spy II by Tessa Buckley
Alex doesn't believe in ghosts, but he is about to have his beliefs challenged... When Jimmy Devlin asks Alex and Donna to investigate the strange things that have been happening at his stately home, The Priory, Alex seizes the opportunity to prove to his sister that there is no such thing as ghosts. But as the twins start to investigate unexplained noises and ghostly figures, it becomes clear [...]
 
Book: The Mystery of the Blue Dolphins (A Clarissa and Paw Mini Mystery Book 1) by Sandra Baublitz
When struggling freelance writer, Clarissa Hayes, and her trouble-making Saint Bernard, Paw, visit their relatives in Upstate New York, they are saddened to find the family in mourning. Clarissa's amateur sleuth uncle has died, evidently from a heart attack. But was the death truly an accident? An anonymous note hints that her uncle was murdered, and now Clarissa and Paw are determined to sniff [...]
 
Book: Baby's Got Blue Eyes - compelling début crime thriller (Ted Darling crime series Book 2) (Di Ted Darling) by L M Krier
A compelling debut crime thriller with a very different sort of detective. Someone is dumping bodies on DI Ted Darling's patch and he's not happy. Ted's a good solid copper, in an old-fashioned way, with an excellent clear-up rate. He's not at all like your average cop and has his own unique way of dealing with any prejudice his differences bring him. No heavy drinking, no failed marriage, just a [...]
 
Book: The Busty Ballbreaker - The Hot Dog Detective (A Denver Detective Cozy Mystery) by Mathiya Adams
Hot dog vendor Mark MacFarland - "Mac" to his friends - is suspicious when a young construction worker, Wanda Warren, approaches him with a tale of conspiracy, fraud, and murder. A friend of hers died in a tragic work accident, but she thinks that there is more to the story than workplace tragedy. She thinks he was killed to keep him quiet. MacFarland is not so sure. He is initially convinced [...]
 
Book: The Tattered Thread (The Detective Rein Connery Series) by B. A. Braxton
Cruel CEO Carl Kastenmeier and his bodyguard are murdered and the list of suspects is long. Who beat Carl senseless with his own cane, stabbed him with his own straight razor, and then blew him up using a volatile jar of ether? Detective Rein Connery is on the case, and the victim's seven-year-old son offers Connery the greatest insight into helping him find the killer.
 
Book: Two Little Boys - a topical, dark and disturbing crime thriller - Ted Darling crime series by L M Krier
Topical, dark and disturbing crime thriller featuring a decidedly different type of detective. In his darkest and most complex case to date, DI Ted Darling has to confront demons from his own past when investigating the brutal murder of a young boy. As more deaths follow, he realises he's up against powerful people who believe themselves to be above the law, and starts to feel out of his depth. [...]
 
Book: Who Did It by Johnson Jr., L. A.
This romantic and shocking murder story will grab you by the soul and hold you captive to the very last page. "A gripping tale, deceptively playful at times, this short story is a blunt reminder that truth is often stranger than fiction." - Detective Rainey was certain that Viola knew who killed the Blossom woman, it had to be her brother- or her boyfriend. But the truth was even more shocking. A [...]
 
Book: Puzzles Book 2 - A Detective Love Story by Russell F Moran
NYPD Detectives First Grade Bobbie Nelson and Bob Layton are partners, husband and wife, and, as Bobbie loves to say, best friends. They both agree that the day they were partnered was the luckiest day of their lives. Police Commissioner Ralph Norquist is their boss and also their good friend. He nicknames them, "the BBs." Norquist discovers that he can assign the most difficult cases to them and [...]
 
Book: The Disappearance of Aunt Carol (A Clarissa and Paw Mini Mystery Book 2) by Sandra Baublitz
When Amateur sleuth, Clarissa Hayes and her mischievous Saint Bernard, Paw, go on a relaxing vacation to the beach with their friends, they are surprised to find their hostess missing. Their friend's aunt has disappeared and the beach bungalow is locked. Where could she be? What could have happened to her? And what are those strange lights at sea? With Paw digging up clues, Clarissa and her [...]
 
Book: To Catch a Thief - A Short Historical Romance by Elizabeth Bailey
This short story was born out of a play I wrote when I was teaching and directing drama at a school. We used to turn into a theatre company and one year I wrote Hugo Spiffing and the Case of the Dying Swan, which was a spoof murder mystery set in the 1920s. I enjoyed the style so much, I kind of rewrote Hugo and turned him into Kenton Lane, amateur detective. It's not a murder mystery, but Kent [...]
 
Book: The Mystery of the Missing Bear (A Clarissa and Paw Mini Mystery Book 4) by Sandra Baublitz
Canine sleuth, Paw, is once again making mischief. His owner, Clarissa, has a bone to pick with her innocent-looking dog. A missing teddy bear. Has her Saint Bernard turned to a life of crime? When Paw fetches the bear from his buried cache in their neighbor's yard, the mystery is solved. Right? Wrong. The bear has secrets of its own. As Clarissa and Paw delve into the case, they discover that [...]
 
Book: Evil in the Mirror - A Murder Mystery by Mitt Winstead
It's 1968 in dusty Tucson, Arizona. Two young flower children are found murdered, but police could care less about the death of the two hippies. Until Detective Jon Mull's partner is killed, that is. Detective Mull knows the death of his partner is linked to the hippies' case, but proving it remains elusive. Things heat up even more under the desert sun when the killers strike again -- this time [...]
 
Book: Death's Angel - A Detective Al Warner Suspense by George A Bernstein
The second serial killer in less than a year is prowling the streets of Miami, systematically killing off some of South Florida's most beautiful young women. Detective Al Warner is just back on The Job, fully recovered from a bullet wound that cracked his skull during a deadly chance encounter with another madman. Due to rigorous rehabilitation, Warner is in the best physical shape of his life, [...]
 
Book: The Body in Mrs. Carstairs' Shed (A Clarissa and Paw Mini Mystery Book 3) by Sandra Baublitz
Clarissa and Paw are curled up by a cozy fire as Christmas nears. In this season of love and giving, their ideal holiday is shattered when Clarissa discovers a dead man in her elderly neighbor's shed. Who is he? Why was he killed? And who would dump a body at a senior citizen's house? When Clarissa's uncle, the local police chief, arrests the woman's grandson, she begs Clarissa to clear his name. [...]
 
Book: No Mercy (Sgt Major Crane Story) by Wendy Cartmell
A collection of short stories including: No Mercy - prequel to the bestselling Steps to Heaven #1 in the Sgt Major Crane crime series. Is crime ever justified? Would you be merciful if it came to it? Or would you take your revenge? Crane investigates a fire in which a man dies. Was it an accident or something more sinister? Crane won't stop until he finds the truth. "Excellent read from a slick [...]
 
Book: Shirley Link & The Hot Comic by Ben Zackheim
Emily Neuburger, Everyday Fun blog, Parents.com "Shirley Link is a new girl detective series that my daughter is crazy about. This is an amazing series, my friends! Your kids will be hooked and you'll feel really good about it." Shirley Link just caught a thief who stole $30,000 and the one-tone safe it was kept in. How does she top that? By saving Iron Man, Thor and The Hulk, that's how! When [...]
 
Book: The Mystery of the Missing Actor (A Clarissa and Paw Mini Mystery Book 5) by Sandra Baublitz
What has happened to Robert Roberts, the new actor in town? Clarissa, Paw, and their friend, Shelbee, discover the back door of his house wide open. It is evident that a struggle has occurred in his kitchen. Where is he? Where is his cat, Kathleen? And why does his parrot keep yelling, "No! John! No!" As they canvass the neighborhood for Kathleen, Paw sniffs out a clue to the missing actor. [...]
 
Book: Rivals - A Short Story by Claudia Silva
A short tale where the hunter becomes the hunted. There's a reason Detective Erik Peterson likes working alone... he has a dark secret. When there is a new and strange case to be solved, will he be able to hunt down the killer everybody calls The Vampire after he gets assigned a new and inexperienced partner? How will he be able to keep his secret with a nosy new detective on his heels? From the [...]
 
Book: Schism - A Detective Mike Eiser Novel (The Detective Mike Eiser Series Book 3) by Clabe Polk
"EACH SCENE WAS RIVETING, IMAGINATIVE AND WELL CRAFTED. THE DESCRIPTIONS WERE VERY VIVID AND REALISTIC - LIKE WATCHING A MOVIE." Kat Thomas thought she left gang violence behind in Atlanta when she fled to Poplar Bluffs. Now, eleven years later, the man who killed her son Quinton's father has returned, he wants Quinton for his gang The Raven Claws... HE'S WILLING TO GO TO ANY LENGTHS TO GET HIM! [...]
 
Book: Fire on the Mountain - A Detective Mike Eiser Novel (The Detective Mike Eiser Series Book 3) by Clabe Polk
The Havens, a family with roots growing deep in the muck of Southern mountain bootlegging have progressed from selling illicit corn whiskey through marijuana farming to (in the current generation) methamphetamine production. A set of triplets; Jack, a meth producer and wife of Susan, Jason, another meth producer, who hooks Susan to infuriate Jack, and Jake, a local handyman who creates unholy [...]
 
Book: Isabelle Brownstone by Liberty Dendron
A crude trick tore apart the fabric of Isabelle and Jonathan's' happiness leaving them grief-stricken. In Norfolk it took the wisdom and challenges of a stately old woman and her sister to make Isabelle believe in herself. Isabelle's met handsome men, but she was in love with Jonathan. She wouldn't have let you stay here if he hadn't spoken on your behalf. That's when it began. She tried to put [...]
 
Book: The Handy Man by Liberty Dendron
You have entered a world of fictional crime, where greed, bribery and selfish desire lurk in the minds of normal folks and spur them to commit heinous crimes. It is also a world of detectives - private eyes and maverick cops - who see what mere mortals overlook, uncover hidden clues and shift through evidence to bring the guilty to justice. Innocent victims caught up in a nightmare of false [...]
 
Book: Angelica - A Detective Mike Eiser Novel (The Detective Mike Eiser Series Book 4) by Clabe Polk
A LONG TIME AGO, ANGELICA VICETTI DID SOME VERY BAD THINGS WITH SOME VERY BAD MEN. Now, eleven years later, she's built a new life for her family, far from her old life in Las Vegas. BUT IT'S ALL ABOUT TO COME CRASHING DOWN! Angelica Vicetti of Las Vegas has become Angela Cassetta of Poplar Bluffs, just outside Atlanta, Georgia. She's built a successful real estate agency, and the son she rescued [...]
 
Book: A Dundee Detective by David Aitken
Scott Learmont was recruited by British Intelligence while a postgraduate student of Mandarin Chinese and Classical Arabic, 'two of the world's most impenetrable languages.' In the course of his career he has saved the life of the chief executive of Hong Kong, foiled an assassination attempt on a British Prime Minister and dined with an American President. Now Learmont has returned to his native [...]
 
Book: Dead Women Tell No Lies by Nora LeDuc
Two months after her disappearance, a young woman's body turns up on a New Hampshire riverbank hundreds of miles from home. Now the murder victim's identical twin, Rose Blue, tries to use her flawed psychic connection to her sister to solve the tragic case. Homicide Detective Luke Lennox is skeptical of her abilities and finds the mysterious newcomer a distraction. As the department's latest [...]
 
Book: Pacific Reaper (Detective Emilia Cruz Book 5) by Carmen Amato
Acapulco's first female police detective feels the wrath of a voodoo-like cult in a riveting thriller that takes the award-winning Detective Emilia Cruz series into dangerously uncharted cartel territory. "A thrilling series." -- National Public Radio In Acapulco's remote Coyuca Lagoon, where Stallone filmed Rambo, Emilia and her partner find a dead man sacrificed to Santa Muerte, Mexico's [...]
 
Book: Punished By Silence - A Cozy Mini-Mystery (Karma's Revenge Book 2) by Jwyan C. Johnson
When a twin girl goes missing, an anonymous request for the Clue Queen herself is granted. But Detective Dedra Kare finds the obstacles of her own past in this case first! She must emotionally outrun her flashbacks as the current investigation turns into a game of Hide-and-Seek but on a legal field of child custody, narcissistic parenting, and a single teddy bear. But with every hidden motive [...]
 
Book: The Story of Thaddeus Black, Part One by Damien Dsoul
The sequel to 'The Story of Michael' finds Thaddeus Black, a New York City private detective, travel to Nigeria and search for his missing son Michael who himself had gone searching for his kidnapped girlfriend. Thaddeus is reluctant to take up the case, but changes his mind when he realizes how connected he is with the missing child... even more so as he is brainwashed and becomes involved with [...]
 
Book: King Peso - An Emilia Cruz Novel (Detective Emilia Cruz Book 4) by Carmen Amato
Is Acapulco's first female police detective the next target of a ruthless cop killer? The action never lets up in this uniquely Mexican serial killer thriller from the award-winning Detective Emilia Cruz series. "A thrilling series." -- National Public Radio Someone is killing law enforcement officers who worked with Emilia. When her partner's wife is murdered in a home invasion, Emilia fears [...]
 
Book: Bloodstain (Detective Jason Strong Novellas, #2) by John C. Dalglish
"AN EXCITING READ FROM BEGINNING TO END." - Amazon Customer - "A NAIL BITER TO THE VERY END!" - Ellen - *** What turns a man into a killer? Can simple words drive a man to commit murder? Detective Jason Strong must find a killer whose signature is a wine glass. That's about all the police know, except that his victims all share certain similarities. The case gets personal when someone close to [...]
 
Book: The DCI Jones Casebook - Ellis Flynn by Kerry J Donovan
An empathetic detective and his Swedish-born colleague hunt for the abductors of a teenage schoolgirl a police procedural set in England and France. When fourteen-year-old Hollie Jardine fails to return home from school, her terrified parents call the police. It doesn't take veteran detective, DCI David Jones, head of the Midlands Police Serious Crime Unit, long to discover a link between Hollie [...]
 
Book: On the Rocks (Dana Cohen Mysteries Book 1) by Rebecca Marks
At forty-two, Dana Cohen has retired from her twenty-two-year career as a detective in the NYPD and moved back home to the rocky cliffs above Long Island Sound to take stock of her life. Her drinking has become problematic, and she increasingly relies on it as her life becomes more complicated. Her estranged husband, Pete Fitzgerald, surprises her at her house, armed with flowers and promises to [...]
 


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