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Featured mystery, thriller & suspense books including crime fiction and historical crime fiction books!

AVARICE

AVARICEWhen a body is found in a remote Scottish glen, DI Munro comes out of retirement to investigate. 

The Police chief wants everything wrapped up before the upcoming regatta, but the locals are remarkably unforthcoming with helpful information.

Sassy and quick, London detective sergeant Charlotte West is roped in by DI Munro to help solve what is now a murder case. Continue reading

Unparalleled

Unparalleled by D. S. SmithWaking up in a strange house, with no memory of how or why he is there, Stuart Milton finds his life has changed beyond recognition.

His pregnant wife is missing, but his only living relative, his brother, is incapable of substantiating his claim. Lost in a world of confusion that is spiralling out of his control, Stuart finds temporary salvation in a psychiatrist assigned to his case.

Meanwhile, peculiar events across the world lead a team of Oxford scientists to develop top secret technology that will change the future of humanity. Continue reading

Wolf’s Rage: Texas Ranch Wolf Pack Series

Wolf's Rage: Texas Ranch Wolf Pack (Texas Ranch Wolf Pack Series Book 9) by Lynn NodimaWhen Violet escapes her abusive fiancé, he sends men to bring her back. The last thing she expects is to be rescued by two strange women with uncanny abilities.

With his last attempt thwarted, her fiancé kidnaps Violet’s sister and father to force her to come to him.

But he doesn’t know about her new friends. Continue reading

The British FrontLine (Codename Orcus Book 2)

The British FrontLine A thriller that moves from the desert of Afghanistan to DorsetA thriller that moves from the desert of Afghanistan to the leafy lanes of Dorset.

Patrick Regan is a man on a mission. Expertly trained by the Royal Marines and with crack sniper skills, he’s always taken the fight to the enemy, but now he realises that whilst he’s been away Great Britain has been attacked.

His parents are dead, his sister is missing and he’s getting zero help from the authorities, Regan is forced to face the faceless:  Continue reading

Deadly Stillwater (Mac McRyan Mystery Series Book)

Deadly Stillwater (Mac McRyan Mystery Series Book) by Roger StelljesA compelling crime thriller…

“This book takes the reader on one wild ride, with the suspense not letting up until the very end. Mac is one part Lucas Davenport and one part Mitch Rapp – and it just does not get any better than that!” – Amazon reviewer

Two girls gone… Shannon hustled to her car and dug into her black purse, searching for her car keys, “Where the heck did they go?” He quickly put his hand over her mouth as she screamed and thrashed, slid the van door open, and dragged her inside… Continue reading

Bigger Gangsters

Bigger Gangsters by Aaron D McClellandDenny has a secret that could get him killed.

By day, Denny runs a city-wide drug network, selling weed, hash, and heroin to the growing hippie population. By night, he and his partner Frankie run an illegal gambling club and do odd jobs for their dapper crew chief Vic in the Di Napoli crime family.

Set amidst the psychedelic culture of 1969, Denny struggles to keep his drug network a secret from the disapproving Vic while being racked with guilt as he tries to help the only girl he’s ever loved kick her addiction to the heroin that is the source of his growing wealth. Continue reading

Chrome Mountain

Chrome Mountain by Ben SchneiderA dynamic, suspenseful thriller with a serious splash of humor…

Distressing visions of his revolutionary creation falling into the wrong hands compel inventor Trey Radisson to destroy his prototype before it can be replicated. But his priceless knowledge is now being sought by the Chromes—a malicious paramilitary force and the free world’s greatest threat.

When Trey resists the high-tech radicals and learns some of their secrets, his journey becomes a high-speed, roadblock-riddled chase. Continue reading

Wolf’s Enemy: Texas Ranch Wolf Pack Series

Wolf's Enemy: Texas Ranch Wolf Pack Series by Lynn NodimaHuman-raised Nate Rollins struggles to unite all werekind, worldwide, into one kingdom.

Building a kingdom is hard when you don’t have a country of your own.

With enemies attacking his family and pack, Nate must defend them all while striving to fulfill the charge given him by the Progenitors. But that’s not easy when both human and were leaders don’t yet have a reason to trust him. Continue reading

Pursuit

Pursuit by Gene Hackman“I’ll say this for the last time. Take your hand off the shotgun.”

In a tense standoff with a shopping mall shooter, Sergeant Juliette Worth has the suspect about to surrender—then in a few explosive seconds, she takes him down.

Usually a by-the-book cop, Julie has too much at stake, raising her daughter on her own, to break protocol—until the mall killer pushes her over the line. Instead of kudos for saving his hostage, the Missouri State Criminal Investigation Unit hands Julie cold case duty. Among the forgotten files, she uncovers a disturbing connection between disappearances from years ago—all pretty girls, all presumed runaways. Continue reading

Reino de Sombras: Cuando una víctima se convierte en verdugo (Spanish Edition)

Kingdom of Shadows: When a victim becomes an executioner (Spanish Edition) by Xavier CruzadoEsta novela está inspirada en hechos reales de nuestra historia contemporánea.
Dedicada a quienes les robaron su Infancia, su Inocencia y su Dignidad.

¿Puede una víctima convertirse en verdugo? ¿Hasta qué punto los traumas infantiles pueden llegar a marcar nuestras acciones y formas con las que nos relacionarnos con la sociedad cuando llegamos a adultos? ¿Creemos vivir en un estado libre y democrático o no somos más que un rebaño de ovejas conducido por lobos?
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Tangled Strings

Tangled Strings by Christopher ClarkAn international gambling thriller

Clawing your way up through the minor leagues of tennis to reach the ATP tour is difficult enough. But when unseen match fixers threaten and bully players to throw matches so they can cash in on rigged bets, it becomes a matter of life and death.

Caught between unyielding pressure and their own ambition, a handful of aspiring players fight back. The odds are against them, and the stakes couldn’t be higher as they take on the gamblers, all the while fighting to earn their place in the top tier of international tennis. Continue reading

The Shepherd’s Calculus

The Shepherds CalculusWhen journalist Peter Merrick is asked to write a eulogy for his mentor, Jesuit priest James Ingram, his biggest concern is doing right by the man.

But when his routine research reveals disturbing ties to sexual abuse and clues to a shadowy deal trading justice for power, everything he believed about his friend is called into question. With the US presidential election looming, incumbent Arthur Wyncott is quickly losing ground among religious voters.

Meanwhile, Owen Feeney, head of the US Conference of Catholic Bishops, is facing nearly a billion dollars in payments to victims of sex abuse. Continue reading

The Forgotten Note: Book I of the Adventures of the Para Club Gang

The Forgotten Note: Book I of the Adventures of the Para Club Gang by Anna Mayfair-DiazAn exciting, fantasy adventure about a college student by the name of Annette Kings in San Francisco, who is haunted by a recurring dream of Paris in the Nazi era; until one day, she buys a vintage suitcase that is mysteriously connected with her visions.

As they investigate the clues, the intrigue leads her orphan nephew Ivan, and his buddies into a dangerous thriller throughout Europe. Come and find “The Forgotten Note” with the Para Club Gang and get ready to run for your life from the demon killer! Continue reading

Accountable

Accountable by EV StephensBedford Homicide Detective Valerie Benchik understands the toll violent crime takes on those left behind.

She was only ten when her best friend was abducted and strangled, and now Val must cope with another devastating loss when her husband is fatally shot.

Normally focused and confident, Val is haunted by images of Dave’s last moments and she immerses herself in work when a young attorney is tortured and killed after placing a frantic, untraceable call to 911. Continue reading

The Abduction Chronicles

The Abduction Chronicles by Thomas L HayIn order to prevent the extinction of mankind, Tom embarks on a mission to uncover the mysterious secrets behind his abductions.

Who are the abductors? Where are they from? What do they want?

A story based on some mysterious and compelling true life events of the author whose ex-wife claimed they were abducted by aliens during their short marriage.

Join “The Comeback Kid’ on his incredible life’s journey as comes he face to face with his abductors. Continue reading

Three Wishes: A Romantic Murder Mystery in the Colorado Mountains

Three Wishes A Romantic Murder Mystery in the Colorado Mountains by Timothy KleinWith the sale of her ranch just a week away, her passion for writing on life support, and her passion for passion? Well, she had all but pulled the plug on it!

Suzy just needs a quiet hike to her cabin and a few relaxing days hidden away.

But things get complicated. Fast.

First, Brett stumbles across her path. An artist from New York City, he’s wandering around the mountains of Colorado, loaded down with camera gear in a snow storm. Continue reading

Robbing the Dead (Inspector Jim Carruthers Book 1)

Robbing the Dead Inspector Jim Carruthers Book 1Looking for your next unputdownable mystery? Then try this book by #1 best-selling author Tana Collins, a mystery full of stunning twists and turns.

In a small Scottish university town, what links a spate of horrible murders, a targeted bomb explosion and a lecturer’s disappearance? Is a terror group involved? If so, who is pulling the strings? And what does something that happened over forty years ago have to do with it?

Having recently returned to Castletown in the hope of winning back his estranged wife, DCI Jim Carruthers finds himself up to his eyes in the investigation. Continue reading

The Victor: A Black Force Thriller

The Victor A Black Force ThrillerGovernment operative James Xu arrives in the peaceful suburb of Greenpoint on a stormy night in Brooklyn, New York.

Tasked with infiltrating a mysterious tournament run by shadowy underworld figures, he understands the likelihood of having to use his extensive combat experience is high. As a solo warrior for the division known only as Black Force, he’s accustomed to being thrown to the wolves. Continue reading

Dead Calm: The Coastal Suspense Series Book 1

Dead Calm The Coastal Suspense Series Book 1She’s a feisty, ex-U.S. Marshal, he’s a cranky veteran detective, together they’ll make one hell of a team in the sweltering, mosquito-filled swamps of Florida.

Skylar Reid has spent her entire career hunting down fugitives as part of the country’s most elite task force. After losing her fiancé in a tragedy six-months prior, it sent her world into a spin and caused her superiors to slam the brakes on. Now with the big city in the rearview mirror, and the quiet Panhandle town of Carrabelle in her sights, Skylar takes a position as an investigator for the local sheriff’s office and partners with an aging detective. Continue reading