Mysteries & Thrillers

                                     

Steel Fear: A Thriller Cover Image
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Published: Bantam - July 13th, 2021

An aircraft carrier adrift with a crew the size of a small town. A killer in their midst. And the disgraced Navy SEAL who must track him down . . . The high-octane debut thriller from New York Times bestselling writing team Webb & Mann—combat-decorated Navy SEAL Brandon Webb and award-winning author John David Mann.


Midnight, Water City (The Water City Trilogy #1) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781641292405
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Published: Soho Crime - July 13th, 2021

Hawai‘i author Chris McKinney’s first entry in a brilliant new sci-fi noir trilogy explores the sordid past of a murdered scientist, deified in death, through the eyes of a man who once committed unspeakable crimes for her.


Lightning Strike: A Novel (Cork O'Connor Mystery Series #18) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781982128685
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Published: Atria Books - August 24th, 2021

An instant New York Times bestseller, this prequel to the acclaimed Cork O’Connor series is “a pitch perfect, richly imagined story that is both an edge-of-your-seat thriller and an evocative, emotionally charged coming-of-age tale” (Kristin Hannah, #1 New York Times bestselling author) about fathers


Razorblade Tears: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250252708
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Published: Flatiron Books - July 6th, 2021

*INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER*
“Provocative, violent — beautiful and moving, too.” —Washington Post

“Superb...Cuts right to the heart of the most important questions of our times.” —Michael Connelly

“A tour de force – poignant, action-packed, and profound.” —Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


One Half Truth Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781408886557
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Published: Raven Books - July 6th, 2021

'EVERYONE should read Eva Dolan' Mark Billingham

When the police are called to the report of a late-night shooting, they expect it to be drugs or gang-related. They don't expect to find a young student executed on his way home.


Mirrorland Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781982136352
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Published: Scribner - April 20th, 2021

Told with startling twists and haunting power, Mirrorland is a thrilling psychological suspense novel about twin sisters, the man they both love, the house that has always haunted them, and the childhood stories they can’t leave behind.

Cat lives in Los Angeles, far from 36 Westeryk Road, the imposing gothic house in Edinburgh where she and her estranged twin sister, El,


The Killing Hills Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780802158413
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Published: Grove Press - June 15th, 2021

A literary master across genres, award-winning author Chris Offutt's latest novel, The Killing Hills, is a compelling, propulsive thriller in which a suspicious death exposes the loyalties and rivalries of a deep-rooted and fiercely private community in the Kentucky backwoods.


The Night She Disappeared: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781982137366
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Published: Atria Books - September 7th, 2021

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
GOOD MORNING AMERICA BUZZ PICK

“Utterly gripping with richly drawn, hugely compelling characters, this is a first-class thriller with heart.” —Lucy Foley, New York Times bestselling author

“Insane suspense.” —Lee Child, New York Times bestselling author


The Madness of Crowds: A Novel (Chief Inspector Gamache Novel #17) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250145260
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Published: Minotaur Books - August 24th, 2021

Instant #1 New York Times Bestseller
AARP The Magazine – Recommended Summer Reading
CNN – A Most Anticipated Book of August
Bustle – A Most Anticipated Book of August


Chief Inspector Armand Gamache returns to Three Pines in #1 New York Times bestseller Louise Penny's latest spellbinding novel


You’re a coward.


The Quiet Boy Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316505444
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Published: Mulholland Books - May 18th, 2021

From the "inventive...entertaining and thought-provoking" (Charles Yu) New York Times-bestselling author of Underground Airlines and Golden State, this sweeping legal thriller follows a sixteen-year-old who suffers from a neurological condition that has frozen him in time--and the team of lawyers, doctors, and detectives who are desperate to wake him up.


Still Life: A Karen Pirie Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780802157447
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Published: Atlantic Monthly Press - October 6th, 2020

From internationally bestselling author Val McDermid comes a propulsive new Karen Pirie thriller that delves into a historic missing persons case, fake identities, and art forgery.


Thief of Souls: An Inspector Lu Fei Mystery (Inspector Lu Fei Series #1) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250779052
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Published: Minotaur Books - May 4th, 2021

In Brian Klingborg's Thief of Souls, the brutal murder of a young woman in a rural village in Northern China sends shockwaves all the way to Beijing—but seemingly only Inspector Lu Fei, living in exile in the small town, is interested in justice for the victim.


Dream Girl: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062390073
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Published: William Morrow - June 22nd, 2021

"With this tip of the hat to Stephen King's Misery, Dream Girl is funny and suspenseful, with a dread-worthy final twist." —People


The Killing Hills Cover Image
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Published: Grove Press - June 15th, 2021

A literary master across genres, award-winning author Chris Offutt's latest novel, The Killing Hills, is a compelling, propulsive thriller in which a suspicious death exposes the loyalties and rivalries of a deep-rooted and fiercely private community in the Kentucky backwoods.


Heaven's a Lie Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316540605
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Published: Mulholland Books - April 6th, 2021

When a young widow witnesses a fatal car accident outside a Jersey Shore motel, she's suddenly thrust into a nightmare of gang violence, guns, and money that she can't outrun in this action-packed novel by "one of the best writers in crime fiction" (Alison Gaylin).​

Joette Harper's life brings new meaning to the phrase "paycheck to paycheck."


Mirrorland Cover Image
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Published: Scribner - April 20th, 2021

Told with startling twists and haunting power, Mirrorland is a thrilling psychological suspense novel about twin sisters, the man they both love, the house that has always haunted them, and the childhood stories they can’t leave behind.

Cat lives in Los Angeles, far from 36 Westeryk Road, the imposing gothic house in Edinburgh where she and her estranged twin sister, El,


Northern Heist Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781612199030
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Published: Melville House - April 6th, 2021

"Full of double and triple-crosses  . . . Northern Heist’s deeds and details seem as real as a smashed kneecap, while its stopwatch tension, heightened by present-tense voice, is reminiscent of such classic caper films as 'Rififi' and 'The Asphalt Jungle."The Wall Street Journal


Castle in The Air Cover Image
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Published: Hard Case Crime - March 30th, 2021

In the funniest crime caper ever from Grandmaster Donald Westlake, four teams of international thieves race through Paris to steal a king's ransom from the walls of a disassembled castle.



A DIRTY DOZEN WITH A FRENCH CONNECTION
 


Lightseekers Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316536615
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Published: Mulholland Books - March 2nd, 2021

A Nigerian psychologist travels to a remote southern border town to uncover the truth about the murder of three university students in this "original and fast-paced thriller" (Lauren Wilkinson, author of American Spy).
 
When Dr.


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Picnic In the Ruins Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781640093225
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Published: Counterpoint - January 5th, 2021

"Part mystery; part quirky, darkly funny, mayhem-filled thriller; and part meditation on what it means to 'own' land, artifacts, and the narrative of history in the West . . . A fast-paced, highly entertaining hybrid of Tony Hillerman and Edward Abbey." --Kirkus Reviews


Smoke (An IQ Novel #5) Cover Image
By Joe Ide
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ISBN: 9780316531061
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Published: Mulholland Books - February 23rd, 2021

Isaiah Quintabe—an unlicensed detective for all seasons—and his best friend and masterful sidekick, Juanell Dodson, are at a crossroads in this latest installment of the "aggressively entertaining" IQ series (New York Times).


Murder in Devil's Cove Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780997866117
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Published: Melissa Bourbon Ramirez - September 22nd, 2020

"...a deftly crafted and impressively original novel by an author with a genuine flair for originality...certain to be an unusual, immediate and enduringly popular addition to community library Mystery/Suspense collections..." Midwest Book Review*



Finlay Donovan Is Killing It: A Mystery Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250241702
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Published: Minotaur Books - February 2nd, 2021

"Getting the job done" for one single mom takes on a whole new meaning in Finlay Donovan is Killing It.

One of "The Most Anticipated Books of Winter 2021" —Parade
One of "The Most Anticipated Debuts of 2021" —Bustle
One of "The Most Anticipated Mysteries and Thrillers of 2021" —Goodreads
One of "The Most Anticipated Crime Books of 2021" —Crimereads


The Art of Violence: A Lydia Chin/Bill Smith Novel (Lydia Chin/Bill Smith Mysteries) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781643135311
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Published: Pegasus Crime - December 1st, 2020

In the latest mystery from S. J. Rozan, Bill Smith and Lydia Chin must track down a serial killer stalking women in New York's contemporary art scene.

Former client Sam Tabor, just out of Greenhaven after a five-year homicide stint, comes to Bill Smith with a strange request.


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Invisible Girl: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781982137335
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Published: Atria Books - October 13th, 2020

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

I absolutely loved Invisible Girl—Lisa Jewell has a way of combining furiously twisty, utterly gripping plots with wonderfully rich characterization—she has such compassion for her characters, and we feel we know them utterly… A triumph!” —Lucy Foley, New


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The Thursday Murder Club: A Novel (A Thursday Murder Club Mystery #1) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781984880963
Published: Pamela Dorman Books - September 22nd, 2020

A New York Times bestseller | Soon to be a major motion picture from Steven Spielberg at Amblin Entertainment

“Witty, endearing and greatly entertaining.” —Wall Street Journal
 


The Mystery of Henri Pick (Walter Presents) Cover Image
By David Foenkinos, Sam Taylor (Translated by)
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ISBN: 9781782275824
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Published: Pushkin Press - September 1st, 2020

The delightful first title in a new collaboration with Channel 4's Walter Presents: a fast-paced comic mystery enriched by a deep love of books


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The Sleeping Nymph (A Teresa Battaglia Novel #2) Cover Image
By Ilaria Tuti, Ekin Oklap (Translated by)
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ISBN: 9781641291217
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Published: Soho Crime - September 8th, 2020

A 2021 Sue Grafton Memorial Award Nominee

In the highly anticipated follow-up to Flowers Over the Inferno, Superintendent Teresa Battaglia, expert criminal profiler with four decades of experience on the Italian police force, returns for a chilling cold case.


Snow Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781335230003
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Published: Hanover Square Press - October 6th, 2020

*NATIONAL BESTSELLER*

*SHORTLISTED FOR THE CWA HISTORICAL DAGGER AWARD*

A Globe and Mail Best Book of the Year

A New York Times Editors' Choice Pick


Make Them Cry: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062825179
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Published: Ecco - September 22nd, 2020

For fans of The Border and Jason Bourne, Make Them Cry is an explosive action thriller about a DEA agent sucked into a dangerous turf war on the US-Mexico border.


The Searcher: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780735224650
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Published: Viking - October 6th, 2020

Best Book of 2020
New York Times |NPR | New York Post

"This hushed suspense tale about thwarted dreams of escape may be her best one yet . . . Its own kind of masterpiece." --Maureen Corrigan, The Washington Post


Long Bright River: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525540670
Published: Riverhead Books - January 7th, 2020

ONE OF BARACK OBAMA'S FAVORITE BOOKS OF THE YEAR

NAMED A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR BY NPR, PARADE, REAL SIMPLE, and BUZZFEED


AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

A GOOD MORNING AMERICA BOOK CLUB PICK


The Only Child: A Novel Cover Image
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Published: Ecco - February 11th, 2020

An eerie and absorbing novel following a criminal psychologist who has discovered shocking and possibly dangerous connections between a serial killer and her stepdaughter. The book to read for fans of the movie Parasite.


Dead Land (V.I. Warshawski Novels) Cover Image
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Published: William Morrow - April 21st, 2020

NAMED A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR BY THE WASHINGTON POST

“A proper hero for these times . . . To us, V.I. is perfect.” — THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW


The Good Killer Cover Image
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Published: Mysterious Press - February 4th, 2020

In the newest thriller from best-selling author Harry Dolan, Sean Tennant stops a deadly mass shooter. And that act of courage may get him killed.


The Tenant Cover Image
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Published: Gallery/Scout Press - January 14th, 2020

Selected as a Most Anticipated title by People, Parade, Bustle, CrimeReads, She Reads, and more!

An electrifying work of literary suspense from internationally bestselling author Katrine Engberg, The Tenant—heralded as a “stunning debut” by #1 New York Times bestselling author Kathy Reichs—follows two Copenh


The Haunted Lady Cover Image
By Mary Roberts Rinehart, Otto Penzler (Introduction by)
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ISBN: 9781613161609
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Published: American Mystery Classics - April 7th, 2020

Someone’s trying to kill the head of the Fairbanks estate, and only her nurse can protect her.


Caught in Time: A Novel (Kendra Donovan Mystery Series) Cover Image
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Published: Pegasus Crime - July 9th, 2019

Still stranded in 1815, FBI agent Kendra Donovan finds herself on the trail of a vicious murderer with a shocking secret.

October 1815: There is only one place Kendra Donovan wants to travel—back to her own time period in the twenty-first century.


City of Margins: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781643133188
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Published: Pegasus Crime - March 3rd, 2020

A vivid new cast of characters collide in gritty 1990s Brooklyn, in this latest from acclaimed neo-noir author William Boyle.

In City of Margins, the lives of several lost souls intersect in Southern Brooklyn in the early 1990s.


Street Music (A Poke Rafferty Novel #9) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781641291231
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Published: Soho Crime - May 12th, 2020

Eight years ago, Poke Rafferty, an American travel writer, and his Thai wife, Rose, adopted a Bangkok street child named Miaow, forming an unconventional intercultural family. That family has weathered extreme challenges—each of its three members carried the scars of a painful and dangerous history—but has stuck together with tenacity and love (and a little help from some friends).


Riviera Gold: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes Cover Image
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Published: Bantam - June 9th, 2020

Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes turn the Riviera upside down to crack their most captivating case yet in the New York Times bestselling series that Lee Child called “the most sustained feat of imagination in mystery fiction today.”


The End of October: A novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525658658
Published: Knopf - April 28th, 2020

“An eerily prescient novel about a devastating virus that begins in Asia before going global . . . A page-turner that has the earmarks of an instant bestseller.” New York Post
 


The Witch Elm: A Novel Cover Image
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Published: Penguin Books - July 30th, 2019

Named a New York Times Notable Book of 2018 and a Best Book of 2018 by NPR, The New York Times Book Review, Amazon, The Boston Globe, LitHub, Vulture, Slate, Elle, Vox, and Electric Literature

“Tana French’s best and most intricately nuanced novel yet.” —The New York Times


Lullaby Road: A Novel Cover Image
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Published: Crown - October 16th, 2018

Winter has come to Route 117, a remote road through the high desert of Utah trafficked only by eccentrics, fugitives, and those looking to escape the world. Local truck driver Ben Jones, still in mourning over a heartbreaking loss, is just trying to get through another season of treacherous roads and sudden snowfall without an accident.


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Safe: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250183606
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Published: Picador - August 7th, 2018

Ryan Gattis' gritty, fast-paced thriller, Safe, hurtles readers toward a shocking conclusion that asks the toughest question of all: how far would you go to protect the ones you love?


Fox Hunter: A Charlie Fox Thriller (Charlie Fox Thrillers) Cover Image
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Published: Pegasus Crime - June 12th, 2018

In the latest novel in this energetic series, ex-special forces soldier Charlie Fox finds herself on a mission to the Iraqi countryside to track down a missing comrade-in-arms.

Special forces soldier-turned-bodyguard Charlotte “Charlie” Fox can never forget the men who put a brutal end to her military career, but a long time ago she vowed she would not go looking for them


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Thirteen: The Serial Killer Isn't on Trial. He's on the Jury. (Eddie Flynn #3) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250297600
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Published: Flatiron Books - August 13th, 2019

Thirteen is the legal thriller Lee Child, Michael Connelly, and Ruth Ware are raving about and readers can’t put down.

“Outstanding - an intriguing premise, a tense, gripping build-up, and a spectacular climax. This guy is the real deal. Trust me.” —Lee Child


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Paper Son: A Lydia Chin/Bill Smith Novel (Lydia Chin/Bill Smith Mysteries) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781643131290
Published: Pegasus Crime - July 2nd, 2019

The latest Lydia Chin/Bill Smith mystery takes the acclaimed detective duo into the Deep South to investigate a murder within the Chinese community.

The Most Southern Place on Earth: that’s what they call the Mississippi Delta. It’s not a place Lydia Chin, an American-born Chinese private detective from Chinatown, NYC, ever thought she’d have reason to go.


The Hard Stuff Cover Image
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Published: Mysterious Press - June 23rd, 2020

Ex-black-ops-specialist-turned-strip-club-bouncer Joe Brody has a new qualifica-tion to add to his resume: an alliance of New York City's mob bosses has deemed him its sheriff. In the straight world, when you "see something" you "say something" to the law. In the bent world, they call Joe.


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The Devil Aspect: A Novel Cover Image
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Published: Anchor - January 21st, 2020

Steeped in the folklore of Eastern Europe, and set in the shadow of Nazi darkness erupting just beyond the Czech border, this bone-chilling, richly imagined novel is propulsively entertaining, and impossible to put down.