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  • The Sihr Trees

    by Sidavy Kuong
    Nora Neng is an aid worker with a tragic past of where she's not even sure if she can or wants to remember of what happened that day when her sister died. She learns to cope by doing her job. But even so, those things can only go so far as she is faced with violence, supernatural forces at work, and the terrifying truth of what happened long ago.
  • Boomwild

    by Kildare
    Its 2012 and an oil boom has plunged western North Dakota into chaos as billionaire oil tycoons, greedy entrepreneurs, corrupt politicians, and savage drug dealers all jostle for a slice of the wealth. Gena Blood Crow is a tribal cop trying to enforce a dysfunctional legal system. Boots Charging Thunder is a fed-up rancher who forms a militia to combat the lawlessness. Rafael Vega is a hitman sent to remove anyone opposing the cartel. All vying for control. All destined for a violent showdown.
  • Crimes and Survivors

    by Sarah Smith
    It’s 1912. America is the land of Jim Crow, of lynchings and segregation. And a young white society woman has just discovered that the grandfather she barely knows may be black. She has a family. She has a child. She can’t be black. She doesn’t know how. She follows her grandfather onto the newest, safest, biggest ship in the world, to learn the truth—the right truth, the one that will save her family. But after the iceberg, she finds the truth is far more complicated than black and ... more
  • All Gas

    by Kevin Macklin
    He's a bad man who hunts down bad men to protect the innocent. Would you save the life of a complete stranger? How far would you be willing to go? Jon Dough - hustla, dopeman, kingpin of a drug empire - losses his little cousin in a robbery turned homicide. An innocent woman is kidnapped in the setup for the robbery, leaving her family worried and confused. Wading through an underworld of thugs, hustlas, dopefeinds and prostitutes, Jon goes vigilante, conducting his own invest... more
  • Murder Bytes

    by Gayle Carline
    Peri has had enough. She’s closing her business, marrying her detective boyfriend, and settling down to a life of ease–until her brother shows up, accused of a murder he swears he didn’t commit. Now she’s back in the thick of things, investigating the death of an engineer who may have been stealing techno-secrets from other companies. Her relationship with her brother is an icy one, at best, and she struggles with her ambivalence, as well as her desire to leave investigative work behind. Digging... more
  • Baby, It's Dead Outside: An Un-Cozy Un-Culinary Josie Tucker Mystery (Josie Tucker Mysteries Book 5)

    by EM Kaplan
    In the quaint but frigid Chicago suburb of Lake Park Villa, grumpy food blogger Josie Tucker is on the trail of a would-be killer. Is wealthy cough drop heiress Lynetta Downes about to lose her life? Or is she simply losing her marbles?
  • Sam Razor - Private Investigator The Case Of The Blond With The Bad Nose Job

    by Carlo Armenise
    This is Sam’s first case. It takes place in Las Vegas and involves two rich sisters and a kidnapping.
  • When I Killed My Father: As Assisted-Suicide Family Thriller

    by John Byrne Barry
    When I Killed My Father is a page-turner with a conscience, about a man caught between what is compassionate and what is legal. Psychologist Lamar Rose’s father is suffering from cancer and dementia, and wants his son to kill him and end his suffering. Lamar refuses, but his father keeps asking, and he relents. Then, from the pulpit of the church at his father’s memorial, his sister accuses him of murder.
  • Deep Water

    by JJ Shelley
  • Hot Water

    by JJ Shelley

    “A woman is like a tea bag –you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.” Eleanor Roosevelt.

    Sylvie Wolff, pampered suburban housewife and mother of two teenage daughters, wakes up one morning to discover that her husband has disappeared, the private school tuition hasn’t been paid, her Beemer is about to be repossessed and their elegant home is days from foreclosure. Forced to trade her opulent lifestyle for a fourth floor walkup in ... more

  • A Season of Sons

    by Rob Tucker

    A Season of Sons is a paranormal thriller of deception, illusion... and murder.

    The year is 2012. While investigating the heinous death of a prominent evangelist, FBI agent, Leon Safullo is unable to identify the killer through traditional methods of forensic analysis. Simultaneously, Leon learns of the sudden disappearance of Paul Evans, CEO of a major corporation.

    Leon is a pragmatic realist whose career is based on interpreting symptoms of aberrant human behavior. The killer co... more

  • Death in Trout Fork: Ryn Lowell Colorado Mysteries

    by D. M. O'Byrne
    Kathryn “Ryn” Lowell has escaped the stifling confines of her office at the New York travel magazine she writes for and pulls into Trout Fork, a tiny fishing hamlet in the Colorado Rockies, to write an article about the town. She hasn’t been there long when, out jogging with her orange tabby cat, Jack Kerouac, she discovers a T-shirt in the local creek that belonged to missing waitress. Now foul play is suspected, and Ryn, who has fallen for the quaint mountain town, is determined to find the ki... more
  • The Mountaintop Murders: Ryn Lowell Colorado Mysteries

    by D. M. O'Byrne
    Travel columnist, Ryn Lowell, has been away from Trout Fork, Colorado, for barely a month when a frantic call from Alma sends her hurrying back. One of the Trout Forkers is in jail for the murder of another of the locals. With Jack, her “traveling cat,” secured on her motorcycle, Ryn heads back to her home away from home and the people she has come to care for. Will Ryn be able to help solve the murder? Can she get her friend out of jail? And what about Detective Garrett Easterbrook? Why isn’... more
  • A Killing in Vail

    by D. M. O'Byrne
    Kathryn “Ryn” Lowell is settling into her new job as editor of the Pineland Park Star when she is shocked to read of the sudden death of a dear friend from her childhood. Shot while skiing near the posh town of Vail, Colorado, the young man’s death is ruled an unfortunate hunting accident by the Vail police. But something about the incident just doesn’t add up, and Ryn is determined to find the truth. But asking too many questions can be dangerous. Will Ryn be able to solve yet another murder? W... more
  • The Illusion of a Girl

    by LeeAnn Werner
    Perception is king, especially in a small Ohio town. Jessie Taylor seems like a normal 15-year-old girl, but she’s an illusion of what people expect her to be: a good girl, a smart girl, and most importantly, a girl from a respectable family. Her family may appear ordinary, even wholesome, but behind closed doors it’s an alcohol-soaked nightmare without reprieve. Jessie and her brother Brian, struggle bravely together as they fight to survive their violent father. Even the excitement of falli... more
  • The Ghosts of Notchey Creek

    by Liz S. Andrews
    It's almost Christmas in Notchey Creek, and whiskey distiller Harley Henrickson is busy mixing yuletide cocktails at her store, Smoky Mountain Spirits. There is snow on the ground, holiday music in the air, and wreathes on every lamppost. Everything seems perfect for the town’s biggest event of the year, the Small Town Christmas Festival. Even Harley’s pet pig, Matilda, is feeling festive, wearing the Elf on the Shelf costume Aunt Wilma bought for her. But not all is merry and bright in this lit... more

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