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Mystery/Thriller

  • The Boy and What Might Have Been

    by Russell Newell
    Synopsis: At a time before Amber Alerts and America’s Most Wanted, missing children on milk cartons and DNA forensics, on Christmas Day, 1977, the little boy of the premier mutual fund manager in America disappears. Thus begins Gus Delaney’s long journey to find his son and discover what happened. Was he kidnapped? Is he still alive? Is his ex-wife involved? When the police begin to suspect Gus, he loses everything and descends from the pinnacles of success, where the world adores him, to a pr... more
  • Troubled Sea

    by Jinx Schwartz
    A cruising couple live a life many only dream of aboard their 42-foot boat in Mexico's hauntingly beautiful Sea of Cortez. But their chosen sea has a serpent: Mexico's out-of-control drug trade. After witnessing a drug-deal gone wrong, they set off a deadly chain of events that lands them in a sea of intrigue involving a best friend, the Mexican Federal Police, the DEA, US Coast Guard, the INS, and a nasty drug cartel. This fast-paced adventure is a must-read for anyone who has ever dreame... more
  • Just Different Devils (Hetta Coffey Series Book 7)

    by Jinx Schwartz
    Hetta Coffey is a sassy Texan with a snazzy yacht, and she's not afraid to use it—most of the time. She's an intrepid cruiser, but wild rumors of marauding gangs of flesh-shredding giant Humboldt squid on a rampage in the Sea of Cortez could keep even Hetta tied to an expensive dock. However, when the opportunity for an intriguing and highly lucrative charter arises she talks her best friend, Jan, into signing on for a mysterious cruise. Damn the calamari! Full bank account ahead!
  • Just Needs Killin' (Hetta Coffey Series, Book 6)

    by Jinx Schwartz
    After several months of cruising Mexico's hauntingly beautiful Sea of Cortez, Hetta's in Puerto Escondido, a place once described by author John Steinbeck as "a magic harbor." Anchored out, swaying on the hook at the whim of breeze and tide, surrounded by magnificent views and turquoise water can be magical. Stuck at anchor alone? Not so much. So when her best friend, Jan, gets them an invite to a party at a nearby luxury resort hosted by a Japanese businessman—all expenses paid—Hetta figures... more
  • Just The Pits (Hetta Coffey Series, Book 5)

    by Jinx Schwartz
    As a self-employed engineering consultant with a penchant for oddball—read: shady—projects, Hetta Coffey has a history of inviting trouble. But now that she's been hired for a legitimate mining project in Mexico's Baja, it looks like smooth sailing ahead...until she discovers that people and pesos are disappearing faster than you can say, "This job is the pits!" And Hetta Coffey as sleuth? Goodness knows she's nosy enough, but her detective skills leave a lot to be desired. Luckily for her she g... more
  • Just Deserts (Hetta Coffey Series, Book 4)

    by Jinx Schwartz
    As a self-employed engineering consultant with a penchant for oddball (read: shady) projects, she has a way of attracting trouble. With her floating home dry-docked for repairs in Mexico, Hetta needs a place to live and a job to pay for boat repairs. Landing a project at a mining operation not far from her boat, she finds herself on the tumultuous Arizona/Mexico border, where all hell is breaking loose...even before she gets there.
  • Just Add Trouble (Hetta Coffey Series, Book 3)

    by Jinx Schwartz
    A globe-trotting engineer with adventure in her soul, Hetta is determined to solidify her relationship with her long-distance boyfriend, Jenks Jenkins. What better place for a romantic interlude than aboard her yacht in Mexico's hauntingly beautiful and solitary Sea of Cortez? But where Hetta goes, trouble follows, and chaos is sure to ensue. After a run-in with a couple of sea serpents that threaten to rock the boat, she nevertheless decides to take on a project in the Mexican port city of Gua... more
  • Just Add Salt (Hetta Coffey Series, Book 2)

    by Jinx Schwartz
    A globe-trotting engineer with attitude, a penchant for trouble, and a yacht, Hetta is back, and this time she's steering us into hot Mexican waters. Miffed that vacation plans with her chronically absent boyfriend, Jenks Jenkins, have gone awry, she accepts a job in Baja. So what, if she and her friend Jan are spectacularly unqualified to take her yacht on a thousand-mile cruise in the eastern Pacific Ocean during hurricane season? Hiring a handsome, if somewhat fishy captain for the tri... more
  • Just Add Water (Hetta Coffey Series, Book 1)

    by Jinx Schwartz
    HETTA COFFEY IS A SASSY TEXAN WITH A SNAZZY YACHT, AND SHE'S NOT AFRAID TO USE IT! Just Add Water, winner of the National EPPIE Award for BEST MYSTERY. Hetta Coffey is a globe-trotting civil engineer with a swath of failed multi-national affairs in her jet stream. Plying the San Francisco waterfront, trolling for triceps, her attention is snagged by a parade of passing yachts—especially their predominantly male skippers—and experiences a champagne-induced epiphany: If she had a boat, she ... more
  • Pages in the Wind

    by Sally Saylor De Smet

    PAGES IN THE WIND is a fast-paced, mainstream novel set in San Francisco during the 1960s. The novel weaves through the tortured life of a young girl hindered by family secrets, the unexplained death of a twin sister, severe abuse, a disconnected self-image, and a peculiar attachment to an old Bloomingdales box filled with her drawings. She is driven to live through her art, personifying the imaginary girls she sketches. Following the murder of her father, she works with an aging renowned psy... more

  • E.Y.E. of the Scorpion

    by Cheryl Kaye Tardif

    Launching Imajin Books’ new Imajin Qwickies™ imprint, international bestselling author Cheryl Kaye Tardif introduces us to her E.Y.E. Spy Mystery series with Book 1, E.Y.E. OF THE SCORPION…

    When Eileen Edwards, a former-cop-turned-PI, is given the task to find a missing street kid named Zipper, she has no idea what she has let into her life. Not only did the boy witness a murder, he’s now being hunted by at least one motorcycle gang. Finding Zi... more

  • Children of the Fog

    by Cheryl Kaye Tardif

    YOU HAVE 10 SECONDS TO MAKE A DECISION: Let A Kidnapper Take Your Child, Or Watch Your Son Die. Choose!

    Sadie O'Connell is a bestselling author and a proud mother. But her life is about to spiral out of control. After her six-year-old son Sam is kidnapped by a serial abductor, she nearly goes insane. But it isn't just the fear and grief that is ripping her apart. It's the guilt. Sadie is the only person who knows what the kidnapper looks like. And she can&#... more

  • Joint Deception (A J.J. McCall Novel) (The FBI SpyCatcher Series #4)

    by S.D. Skye
    Catching a traitor in the highest echelons of the U.S. military is complicated...when the FBI's premiere spy catcher becomes the mole.
  • The Shadow Syndicate: (A J.J. McCall Novel)

    by S.D. Skye
    2015 Next Generation Indie Book Award Winner -- Multicultural Fiction REVENGE IS A DANGEROUS GAME WHEN IT PITS THE ITALIAN MAFIA AGAINST DEADLY RUSSIAN SPIES The FBI and Italian Mafia make strange bedfellows when a vicious Russian Organized crime figure, operating at the behest of Russian Intelligence, lands in The Big Apple. The henchman, infamously known as Mashkov, avenges the death of slain a Russian sleeper agent and accidentally hits the son of an Italian crime boss, sending J.J. a... more
  • The Bigot List: (A J.J. McCall Novel)

    by S.D. Skye
    "[The Bigot List]" is a mystery thriller from S. D. Skye ... hard to put down for lovers of spy fiction, highly recommended. -- Carl Logan, Midwest Book Review ★★★★ "Thick with layers, [The Bigot List] is filled with strife, deceit, lust, pain, mystery, and humor." OOSA Online Book Club THE MOLE HUNT BEGINS WITH THE BIGOT LIST When U.S. Government Human Intelligence Assets are betrayed and killed, the bigot list -- the names of personnel granted special access to highly sensitive sou... more
  • When Half Spent Was The Night

    by Rebecca Yount
    While shopping at a north London market on Christmas Eve, Katarina Livani, a beautiful young Estonian woman working in London, is kidnapped by traffickers. Her sister, Erika, calls into Scotland Yard to report the crime. Detective Chief Inspector, Mick Chandra, rushes to Camden Passage to meet up with Erika and get her story. Mick and his partner, Detective Inspector Elizabeth Chang, are pitted against a merciless Albanian gang of sex traffickers who won't hesitate to murder Katarina should s... more

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