The Black Jersey by Jorge Zepeda Patterson is a fast-paced mystery where Murder on the Orient Express meets the Tour de France—someone’s killing off cyclists one by one. There’s a Shakespearean quality to this tale of high drama, passion, and betrayal set in a Tour de France plagued by horrible… Read more
In A Lady’s Guide to Gossip and Murder, the second book in Dianne Freeman’s historical mystery series featuring the Countess of Harleigh, the adventurous countess finds out just how far some will some go to safeguard secret. Some issues are timeless, like money, independence, and family relationships. Frances Wynn, the… Read more
Beautiful Liars by Isabel Ashdown tells the story of Martha, a TV celebrity preparing to host a show investigating cold cases where she may finally have a chance to get answers about her missing childhood friend.
The Liar in the Library by Simon Brett is the 18th book in the Feathering Village Mystery series. The Liar in the Library is a village mystery with a plot that relies heavily on the conventions of Golden Age mysteries like those written by Agatha Christie and Dorothy L. Sayers…. Read more
For decades, American hungers sustained Tijuana. In this scientific detective story, a public health expert reveals what happens when a border city’s lifeline is brutally severed.
The Darwin Affair by Tim Mason is an edge-of-your-seat Victorian-era thriller where the controversial publication of Darwin’s On the Origin of Species sets off a string of unspeakable crimes. “We know a thing or two because we’ve seen a thing or two.” The iconic line from Farmers Insurance resonated when I read… Read more
The Disappearance of Alistair Ainsworth is the third book in the critically acclaimed Daughter of Sherlock Holmes mystery series, where Joanna Holmes faces a new unsolvable mystery that includes spies and a threat to the crown. The Disappearance of Alistair Ainsworth by Leonard Goldberg is a wonderful tale that is… Read more
The Good Sister by Gillian McAllister is a novel about the unyielding bond between two sisters, which is severely tested when one of them is accused of the worst imaginable crime. Martha and Becky Blackwood are sisters who aren’t just close due to their family bond but are actually friends… Read more
On an otherwise normal morning, former Special Forces operative Sam Dryden is the target of an unsuccessfully-attempted abduction. Using his attacker’s cell phone, he learns that another person, a woman named Danica Ellis, is also being targeted. Dryden arrives just in time to save Danica from the assault team sent… Read more
Trace by investigative reporter and journalist Rachael Brown tells the story of Brown’s internationally acclaimed true crime podcast which reexamines the cold case murder of Maria James in Australia in 1980 and the potential foul-play of major institutions that disrupted progress. Maria James, a 38-year-old mother of two boys, was… Read more