John Walker, an employee of McClaren Life and Casualty, gets more than he bargained for when he is asked to investigate a large death benefit paid out to the wrong person and the suspicious disappearance of one of his colleagues in this compelling, fast-paced novel from the Edgar Award-winning Thomas Perry.
In this sequel to The Yellow Claw, Sax Rohmer's famous detectives Gaston Max and Inspector Dunbar investigate an international gang of assassins that is mysteriously linked to the elimination of the greatest scientific minds of the world.
Having moved his family to the market town of Eastvale, Chief Inspector Alan Banks is disturbed by a local crime wave and teams up with psychologist Jenny Fuller—to whom he is attracted—to find out who is targeting Eastvale women.
Big Red and Old Red Amlingmeyer, the crime-solving brothers first introduced in Steve Hockensmith's Edgar Award nominee Holmes on the Range, head to Texas to right a five-year-old wrong and find themselves in some of the worst situations of their lives.
Anna Katharine Green's collection of stories featuring her legendary character Violet Strange has been hailed as the first fictional female detective series. The Violet Strange stories are classic mysteries in the Agatha Christie vein, mixing romance, humor, and detection.
In her latest adventure, Jane Whitefield, who helps people in trouble disappear from one life and establish a new identity, is hired by a Las Vegas gambling casino executive running from contract killers. But the killers are on the trail of the shadow woman, and soon Jane becomes the principle target of their rage and revenge.