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<i>Perish the Day</i>: New Excerpt
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May 16 2017

Perish the Day: New Excerpt

Perish the Day by John Farrow is the 3rd book in the Storm Murders Trilogy (available May 23, 2017). A...
<i>Shallow Grave</i>: A Polis Books Twist
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May 10 2017

Shallow Grave: A Polis Books Twist

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Acclaimed crime writers Alex Segura and Dave White pair up their series' characters—Pete...
<i>The Last Iota</i>: New Excerpt
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May 9 2017

The Last Iota: New Excerpt

Set in the world of The Big Sheep, The Last Iota by Robert Kroese delivers another dystopian adventure...
<i>Silent Rain</i>: New Excerpt
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May 2 2017

Silent Rain: New Excerpt

Silent Rain by Karin Salvalaggio is the 4th book in the Macy Greeley Mystery series (available May...
<i>Your Killin’ Heart</i>: New Excerpt
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May 1 2017

Your Killin’ Heart: New Excerpt

Your Killin’ Heart by Peggy O’Neal Peden is a witty debut full of Nashville charm...
<i>Proving Ground</i>: New Excerpt
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April 22 2017

Proving Ground: New Excerpt

Proving Ground by Peter Blauner is a sweeping crime novel, an intricate story about the quest...
<i>Blue Light Yokohama</i>: Audio Excerpt
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April 17 2017

Blue Light Yokohama: Audio Excerpt

Blue Light Yokohama by Nicolás Obregón follows newly reinstated...
<i>Kill Devil Falls</i>: New Excerpt
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April 8 2017

Kill Devil Falls: New Excerpt

Kill Devil Falls by Brian Klingborg is a debut novel that follows U.S. Marshal Helen Morrissey as...
<i>Dangerous Ends</i>: New Excerpt
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April 3 2017

Dangerous Ends: New Excerpt

Dangerous Ends by Alex Segura is the 3rd Pete Fernandez mystery—a fast-paced, hardboiled...
<i>The Devil’s Feast</i>: New Excerpt
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March 26 2017

The Devil’s Feast: New Excerpt

The Devil's Feast by M. J. Carter is the 3rd book in the Blake and Avery series in which...
<i>Catalina Eddy</i>: New Excerpt
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March 21 2017

Catalina Eddy: New Excerpt

Catalina Eddy by Daniel Pyne is a gritty, hardboiled exploration into the immutable police underworld...
<i>Baker Street Irregulars</i>: New Excerpt
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March 20 2017

Baker Street Irregulars: New Excerpt

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Baker Street Irregulars, edited by Michael A. Ventrella and Jonathan Maberry, features thirteen...
<i>A Twist of the Knife</i>: New Excerpt
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March 17 2017

A Twist of the Knife: New Excerpt

A Twist of the Knife by Becky Masterman is the 3rd book in the Brigid Quinn series (available March...
<i>Blood’s Echo</i>: New Excerpt
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March 8 2017

Blood’s Echo: New Excerpt

Blood's Echo by Isabella Maldonado is the 1st in a new series featuring Phoenix detective...
<i>Skeleton God</i>: New Excerpt
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March 6 2017

Skeleton God: New Excerpt

Skeleton God by Eliot Pattison is the 9th book in the Inspector Shan Tao Yun series (available March...
<i>Police at the Station and They Don’t Look Friendly</i>: New Excerpt
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March 2 2017

Police at the Station and They Don’t Look Friendly: New Excerpt

Police at the Station and They Don't Look Friendly by Adrian McKinty is the 6th Detective Sean...
<i>Six Four</i>: Audio Excerpt
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February 28 2017

Six Four: Audio Excerpt

Six Four by Hideo Yokoyama is a dark and riveting plunge into a crime, an investigation, and...
<i>Make Them Pay</i>: New Excerpt
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February 27 2017

Make Them Pay: New Excerpt

Make Them Pay by Allison Brennan is the 12th book in the Lucy Kincaid series (available March 7, 2017). Lucy...
<i>The Lioness Is the Hunter</i>: New Excerpt
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February 23 2017

The Lioness Is the Hunter: New Excerpt

The Lioness Is the Hunter by Loren D. Estleman is the 26th book in the Amos Walker series (available...
<i>Grim Death and Bill the Electrocuted Criminal</i>: New Excerpt
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February 22 2017

Grim Death and Bill the Electrocuted Criminal: New Excerpt

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Grim Death and Bill the Electrocuted Criminal by Mike Mignola and Tom Sniegoski is a beautifully...
<i>The Fifth Element</i>: New Excerpt
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February 21 2017

The Fifth Element: New Excerpt

The Fifth Element by Jørgen Brekke is the latest book in the Odd Singsaker series (available...
<i>Beautiful Broken Girls</i>: New Excerpt
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February 17 2017

Beautiful Broken Girls: New Excerpt

Beautiful Broken Girls is a stunning release from Kim Savage, the author of the critically acclaimed...
<i>Among the Ruins</i>: New Excerpt
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February 11 2017

Among the Ruins: New Excerpt

Among the Ruins by Ausma Zehanat Khan is the 3rd book in the Rachel Getty and Esa Khattak series (available...
<i>Into Oblivion</i>: New Excerpt
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February 8 2017

Into Oblivion: New Excerpt

Into Oblivion by Arnaldur Indridason is an Icelandic thriller and the 11th of the Inspector Erlendur...
<i>Six Four</i>: New Excerpt
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February 8 2017

Six Four: New Excerpt

Six Four by Hideo Yokoyama is a dark and riveting plunge into a crime, an investigation, and a culture...
<i>A Darkness Absolute</i>: New Excerpt
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February 2 2017

A Darkness Absolute: New Excerpt

A Darkness Absolute by Kelley Armstrong is the 2nd book in the Casey Duncan series (available February...
<i>Keys to Nowhere</i>: New Excerpt
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January 15 2017

Keys to Nowhere: New Excerpt

Keys to Nowhere by Dorothy H. Hayes is the 3rd volume in the Carol Rossi Mystery series. A Tucson...
The X-Files Origins Series: 2 Audio Excerpts
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January 12 2017

The X-Files Origins Series: 2 Audio Excerpts

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How did Dana Scully become a skeptic? How did Fox Mulder become a believer? This week's Sounds...
<i>The Dry</i>: New Excerpt
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January 5 2017

The Dry: New Excerpt

A small town hides big secrets in The Dry—an atmospheric, page-turning debut mystery by award-winning...
<i>The Death of Kings</i>: New Excerpt
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January 4 2017

The Death of Kings: New Excerpt

The Death of Kings by Rennie Airth is the 5th novel in the critically acclaimed John Madden series,...