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by Ryu TakeshiShadow Shinjuku is a dark and emotional tale exploring themes of love and family through the eyes of misfits and outcasts living in the shadows of Tokyo. The novel follows Sato, a quiet and reclusive member of a crime organization. He is loyal to his boss, who took him in as a homeless, orphaned child, and he only feels comfortable at night, in the dark streets and mysterious bars of Tokyo. But all that changes when he befriends a weird, funny salaryman named Kon, and becomes the personal bodyg... more
by Ben NichollsSomeone disillusioned with the criminal justice system has decided that there is only one option available to prevent the scales of justice from tilting in favour of those that carry out heinous crimes. Believing the system broken, he ruthlessly dispenses his own brand of retribution. Cutting a swathe through a rural community, he subjects his hapless preys to unimaginable cruelty in twisted games of cat and mouse before executing them in escalating brutality. Detectives Englund and Hicks are ... more
by Krystina PowellsOne moment Pepper is at her Aunt Sessy’s mansion in Tallulah Falls, Georgia reviewing old business records; the next, before she could think twice, on a plane heading to the Caribbean to investigate BNL, Ltd., a wayward company on the tiny island of St. Kitts. Pepper bands together with a few special local friends, most notable among them being the mysterious Damian Finch. In the midst of all the chaos, she discovers Damian’s true feelings. How will Pepper complete the daunting mission and deci... more
by Bruce SpohnLovers - soulmates - Ancient Gods - International intrigue People tossed and tumbled by events into a world of unknown dangers and strange drug-trafficking terrorists. Peoples lives are shattered and lovers unite
by Rip ConverseMS-13 has brought evil to the streets of Fort Myers. They are kidnapping young girls off the streets, addicting them to drugs, and forcing them into prostitution. The police are helpless; all their witnesses either end up in pieces or suffer profound memory loss. Business is pretty good for the gang until one evening their ‘snatch crew’ runs into Callie, an unlikely Samaritan. She’s a sixteen-year-old girl, just 5 feet tall, who rides a Ducati Monster 796. She also happens to be a gifted student... more
by Jessica IbrahimInside the mind of David Kalvin, an eighteen-year-old college student, is an alternate universe of normality. A normality we call murder. But to David, he is not what we call a nefarious evil but rather a protector, savior, gift giver. He kills women for good. To help them. Women like his mother who are beat and raped by men like his father. David meets a young girl, Sarah Huffman, who’s vulnerability goes undetected. But under her irascibility and fraudulence of serenity, he sees the hurt she i... more
by Linda Heavner GeraldThis second book in the Alladale series features Malcolm Dargie and his new bride Molly. The couple earlier survived the brutal scheme of two greedy men. Unfortunately, their best friend, Thomas Reid, wasn't so fortunate. His wife, Caroline, rushed back to their previous home in Charleston, SC. Now, her best friends work to fulfill the dreams of Caroline and her murdered husband. They quickly discover more about the evil plot of the greedy men who almost murdered them. While working on the detai... more
by J GuentherHorus Blassingame’s company in Albion teaches him the Deresthian language and sends him off to Deres-Thorm to present a paper at an international conference. Trained in the wrong dialect, and without a proper map, Horus finds himself in a Kafkaesque nightmare as he struggles to find his way through the labyrinthine city to reach the symposium before it's too late. Events take darker turns, and his objective becomes the nearest border.
by IAIN M RODGERS
Glasgow 1977 - anarchist, Richard Slater, comes up with the idea that if he was to hide in deep cover until he was in a position of responsibility, he would be able to unleash a devastating act of sabotage capable of starting a revolution. Party activists develop the plan - code name Zima and wait… London 2013 - Richard is in London, working for a financial software company. He has held onto the Zima plan all this time and now knows how to make it succeed. Things start to go wrong when... more
by John HorakOn August 18, 2018, members of the Sac Prairie High School graduating class of 1973 gathered to celebrate their 45th reunion. This was to be the last class reunion given how polarized the class remained in the aftermath of a vindictive senior year prank perpetrated during the Homecoming Pep Rally. Unbeknownst to the attendees, the foreign exchange student, a renowned Al Qaeda terrorist with unbridled hatred for his former classmates, aimed to ensure that this was the last reunion courtesy of the... more
by M.K. DeanIt’s Diagnosis Murder meets All Creatures Great and Small… As a house-call vet, Ginny Reese has seen her share of the weird and wacky. But nothing in her previous experience could have prepared her to find one of her clients floating in her own swimming pool. Local artist Amanda Kelly was extremely wealthy with her share of secrets. By naming Ginny as her heir, not only did she make Ginny the number one suspect, but she painted a big bull’s eye on her friend’s back as well. With her tru... more
by Jim LivelyCharles Pierce has some bizarre situations in Dallas to navigate in Surreal Absurdity. He desperately needs a guardian angel to watch over him. Jamie Simon is arrested for theft and murder after trying to poison Charles because she held him responsible for her husband's death. Charles does not want to relive the demons of his past and is reluctant to testify in court against her. Detective Gonzales informs Charles that he will be charged for failing to report an earlier confession by Jamie to hi... more
by Rob PhayreWhen an oil tanker is hijacked by a novice band of Somali pirates, it's a near impossible problem to solve in one of the most remote and dangerous places on earth. A team of negotiators, security and maritime experts are called in with one job to do, save the lives of the crew. Can this 'A-team' of experts do so? Can they prevent a massive environmental disaster, rescue the ship and its hundred million dollar cargo? There are reputations to be made, or lost... The Ransom Drop, a true to ... more
by C.J. ButlerHow had she gone so astray? Six months ago she had been a slightly lonely but perfectly respectable young woman; now, mired in scandal, illicitly involved with a married man, she was three sheets to the wind at the wheel of her car, driving away from a criminal with whom she had spent the night drinking... When successful high flyer Anna joins the exclusive equestrian club of Rosemount, simple fun is all she craves; away from her stressful London career and any memory of her stifling ex. But spa... more
by Nicole PlumridgeAfter the death of Sophie's fiancé, she finds that living her old life is impossible. She decides to leave the comfort of her home in London to live in a cottage along the haunting cliffs of Dover. However, shortly after her arrival, Sophie finds that she has become intertwined in a dark mystery centering around the sinister past of the house she has just moved into. In order to solve the mystery surrounding her house, Sophie has to go on a journey through time. With the help of the previous... more
by Pamela Crane
April 1910. Women’s rights activist Alvera Fields mysteriously vanishes from her home one night, leaving her newborn baby and husband behind, the case never solved.
April 2021. On the anniversary of her great-great-grandmother’s disappearance, Alvera’s namesake Vera Portman vanishes in an eerily similar manner.
Six months later, the police recover a girl’s body. While the family waits in the horror of finding out if it&... more