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A Blind Goddess

(Available August 5, 2014)
A Blind Goddess
Written by James R. Benn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616953775
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A Blind Goddess

Written by James R. Benn


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $15.95

March, 1944: US Army Lieutenant Billy Boyle, back in England after a dangerous mission in Italy, is due for a little R&R, and also a promotion. But the now-Captain Boyle doesn't get to kick back and enjoy his leisure time because two upsetting cases fall into his lap at once.

The... Read more >
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Ghost Month

Written by Ed Lin


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $26.95

August is Ghost Month in Taiwan—a time to commemorate the dead: burn incense, visit shrines, commemorate ancestors, and avoid unlucky situations, large purchases, and bodies of water. Jing-nan, a young man who runs a food stand in a bustling Taipei night market, doesn't consider himself superstitious, but this August is going... Read more >
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Ghost Month

(Available July 29, 2014)
Ghost Month
Written by Ed Lin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616953263
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Ghost Month

Written by Ed Lin


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $26.95

From the author of Waylaid and One Red Bastard comes a big-hearted new mystery series starring Jing-nan, an unlikely sleuth who runs a food stand in the Taipei Night Market.

August is Ghost Month in Taiwan—a time to commemorate the dead: burn incense, visit shrines, honor ancestors, and avoid unlucky situations, large... Read more >
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The Madmen of Benghazi
A Malko Linge Novel
Written by Gérard de Villiers
Read by Nicholas Guy Smith


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $20.00

THE MADMEN OF BENGHAZI, available for the first time in the U.S., is a gripping, racy, ripped-from-the-headlines espionage thriller set in volatile post-Qaddafi Libya. 
 
Gérard de Villiers (1918–2013) spent his five-decade career cultivating connections in the world of international intelligence, which allowed him to anticipate geopolitical events before they occurred—and to... Read more >
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The Madmen of Benghazi

(Available July 29, 2014)
The Madmen of Benghazi
Written by Gérard de Villiers
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804169318
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The Madmen of Benghazi
A Malko Linge Novel
Written by Gérard de Villiers


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $14.95

THE MADMEN OF BENGHAZI, available for the first time in the U.S., is a gripping, racy, ripped-from-the-headlines espionage thriller set in volatile post-Qaddafi Libya. 
 
Gérard de Villiers (1918–2013) spent his five-decade career cultivating connections in the world of international intelligence, which allowed him to anticipate geopolitical events before they occurred—and to... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and an eBook.
The Madmen of Benghazi
A Malko Linge Novel
Written by Gérard de Villiers


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $9.99

THE MADMEN OF BENGHAZI, available for the first time in the U.S., is a gripping, racy, ripped-from-the-headlines espionage thriller set in volatile post-Qaddafi Libya. 
 
Gérard de Villiers (1918–2013) spent his five-decade career cultivating connections in the world of international intelligence, which allowed him to anticipate geopolitical events before they occurred—and to... Read more >
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The Mad and the Bad

(Available July 15, 2014)
The Mad and the Bad
Written by Jean-Patrick Manchette, Translated by Donald Nicholson-Smith, Introduction by James Sallis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590177204
Our Price: $14.95
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The Mad and the Bad

Written by Jean-Patrick Manchette
Translated by Donald Nicholson-Smith
Introduction by James Sallis


Format: Trade Paperback, 184 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $14.95

An NYRB Classics Original

Michel Hartog, a sometime architect, is a powerful businessman and famous philanthropist whose immense  fortune has just grown that much greater following the death of his brother in an accident. Peter is his orphaned nephew—a spoiled brat. Julie is in an insane asylum. Thompson is a hired gunman... Read more >
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The Mad and the Bad

Written by Jean-Patrick Manchette
Translated by Donald Nicholson-Smith
Introduction by James Sallis


Format: eBook, 184 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $14.95

An NYRB Classics Original

Michel Hartog, a sometime architect, is a powerful businessman and famous philanthropist whose immense  fortune has just grown that much greater following the death of his brother in an accident. Peter is his orphaned nephew—a spoiled brat. Julie is in an insane asylum. Thompson is a hired gunman... Read more >
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Police

(Available July 15, 2014)
Police
Written by Jo Nesbo
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307951168
Our Price: $14.95
 Quantity: 1 
Police
A Harry Hole Novel (10)
Written by Jo Nesbo


Format: Trade Paperback, 576 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $14.95

Finalist -- GoodReads Choice Award -- Mystery/Thriller

A vindictive killer is stalking Oslo’s streets, slaying police officers at the scenes of crimes they once investigated but failed to solve. The department urgently needs Harry Hole.
 
For years, detective Harry Hole has been at the center of every major criminal investigation in... Read more >
The Tooth Tattoo (Peter Diamond #13)

(Available July 15, 2014)
The Tooth Tattoo (Peter Diamond #13)
Written by Peter Lovesey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616953669
Our Price: $15.95
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The Tooth Tattoo (Peter Diamond #13)

Written by Peter Lovesey


Format: Trade Paperback, 348 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $15.95

Peter Diamond, head of the Criminal Investigation Division in scenic Bath, England, is investigating the murder of a young woman whose body has been found in the canal, the only clue to her identity a tattoo of a music note on one of her teeth. For Diamond, who wouldn’t know a Stradivarius from a French...

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Come, Sweet Death
Come, Sweet Death
Written by Wolf Haas, Translated by Annie Janusch
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612193397
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Come, Sweet Death

Written by Wolf Haas
Translated by Annie Janusch


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $15.95

Another dose of hilarity and mayhem from the author Carl Hiaasen calls “the real deal”

In this winner of the German Thriller Prize, ex-cop Simon Brenner, as part of his never-ending quest to get as far away from being a cop as he can, takes a job as an ambulance driver in... Read more >
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Come, Sweet Death

Written by Wolf Haas
Translated by Annie Janusch


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $15.95

Another dose of hilarity and mayhem from the author Carl Hiaasen calls “the real deal”

In this winner of the German Thriller Prize, ex-cop Simon Brenner, as part of his never-ending quest to get as far away from being a cop as he can, takes a job as an ambulance driver in... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Hell to Pay
Hell to Pay
Written by Garry Disher
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616953959
Our Price: $26.95
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Hell to Pay

Written by Garry Disher


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: June 24, 2014
Price: $26.95

A modern western set in an isolated Australian bush town with a soaring crime rate, where a local constable with a troubled past must investigate the death of a teenage girl whose murder threatens to set the dusty streets ablaze.

Constable Paul Hirschhausen—”Hirsch”—is a recently demoted detective sent from Adelaide, Australia’s southernmost... Read more >
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Hell to Pay

Written by Garry Disher


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 24, 2014
Price: $26.95

A modern western set in an isolated Australian bush town with a soaring crime rate, where a local constable with a troubled past must investigate the death of a teenage girl whose murder threatens to set the dusty streets ablaze.

Constable Paul Hirschhausen—”Hirsch”—is a recently demoted detective sent from Adelaide, Australia’s southernmost... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Barcelona Shadows
Barcelona Shadows
Written by Marc Pastor, Translated by Mara Faye Lethem
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782270225
Our Price: $18.95
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Barcelona Shadows

Written by Marc Pastor
Translated by Mara Faye Lethem


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $18.95

In 1917, Barcelona's infamous Raval district is alive with outlandish rumours. A monster is abducting and murdering young children. The police are either powerless to prevent his terrible crimes,or indifferent to them, since they concern only the sons and daughters of prostitutes. But Inspector Moisès Corvo is determined to stop the... Read more >
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Evil and the Mask
Evil and the Mask
Written by Fuminori Nakamura
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616953706
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Evil and the Mask

Written by Fuminori Nakamura


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $15.95

The second book by prize-winning Japanese novelist Fuminori Nakamura to be available in English translation, a follow-up to 2012's critically acclaimed The Thief─another fantastically creepy, electric literary thriller that explores the limits of human depravity─and the powerful human instinct to resist evil.
 
When Fumihiro Kuki is eleven years old, his elderly... Read more >
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Fallout
Fallout
Written by Garry Disher
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616953751
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Fallout

Written by Garry Disher


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $14.95

Australian jewel thief Wyatt has a bounty of stolen jewels and a yacht, but nothing can stop him from returning to his life of crime. He drugs his lover, police officer Liz Redding, and escapes into the night only to discover the gems he lifted are fakes. With his luck and... Read more >
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Traitors to All
Traitors to All
Written by Giorgio Scerbanenco, Translated by Howard Curtis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612193663
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Traitors to All
A Duca Lamberti Noir
Written by Giorgio Scerbanenco
Translated by Howard Curtis


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $16.95

From the godfather of Italian noir

“A noir writer richly deserving rediscovery.” 
—Publishers Weekly

One balmy spring evening on the outskirts of Milan, a Fiat with two passengers plunges into a canal. At first, their deaths are registered as an accident.

But Duca Lamberti, the doctor-turned-detective of Giorgio Scerbanenco’s legendary... Read more >
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Traitors to All
A Duca Lamberti Noir
Written by Giorgio Scerbanenco
Translated by Howard Curtis


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $16.95

From the godfather of Italian noir

“A noir writer richly deserving rediscovery.” 
—Publishers Weekly

One balmy spring evening on the outskirts of Milan, a Fiat with two passengers plunges into a canal. At first, their deaths are registered as an accident.

But Duca Lamberti, the doctor-turned-detective of Giorgio Scerbanenco’s legendary... Read more >
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The Travel Writer
The Travel Writer
Written by Jeff Soloway
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804178174
Our Price: $2.99
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The Travel Writer
A Mystery
Written by Jeff Soloway


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $2.99

Award-winning author Jeff Soloway debuts an entertaining new mystery series featuring a globe-trotting, caper-solving travel writer with a witty voice and a penchant for landing in sticky situations.
 
At a posh South American resort tucked into the lush jungles of the Andes, an American journalist has gone missing, leaving the hotel’s... Read more >
Bad Blood
Bad Blood
Written by Arne Dahl, Translated by Rachel Willson-Broyles
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307388049
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Bad Blood
A Crime Novel
Written by Arne Dahl
Translated by Rachel Willson-Broyles


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $15.95

When police find a Swedish literary critic tortured to death in a janitor's closet at Newark International Airport, they realize that the murderer has made off with the victim’s ticket and boarded a flight to Stockholm, where he apparently slipped through customs.

With no clear motive in sight, Detectives Paul Hjelm...

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The Garden Plot
The Garden Plot
Written by Marty Wingate
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804177702
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The Garden Plot

Written by Marty Wingate


Format: eBook, 290 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $2.99

In an entirely appealing mystery debut, Marty Wingate introduces readers to a curious Texas ex-pat whose English gardening expertise on occasion leads her to unearth murderous goings-on.
 
Pru Parke always dreamed of living in England. And after the Dallas native follows an impulse and moves to London, she can’t imagine ever leaving—though... Read more >
A Few Drops of Blood
A Few Drops of Blood
Written by Jan Merete Weiss
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616953539
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A Few Drops of Blood

Written by Jan Merete Weiss


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $26.95

Jan Merete Weiss’s Italy comes to life as Captain Natalia Monte of the Naples Carabiniere returns to investigate a murder committed at the heart of the great city’s art community.

When the bodies of two men are found, shockingly posed, in the garden of an elderly countess, Captain Natalia Monte of the... Read more >
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A Few Drops of Blood

Written by Jan Merete Weiss


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $26.95

Jan Merete Weiss’s Italy comes to life as Captain Natalia Monte of the Naples Carabiniere returns to investigate a murder committed at the heart of the great city’s art community.

When the bodies of two men are found, shockingly posed, in the garden of an elderly countess, Captain Natalia Monte of the... Read more >
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Never Fuck Up
Never Fuck Up
Written by Jens Lapidus, Translated by Astri von Arbin Ahlander
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307390240
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Never Fuck Up
A Novel
Written by Jens Lapidus
Translated by Astri von Arbin Ahlander


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $16.95

With the same raw energy and verve he displayed in Easy Money, Jens Lapidus delivers an electrifying tale of Stockholm's vicious underworld.
 
Mahmud is fresh out of jail, but he's forced to work for a brutal mob boss to pay off his debts to a drug lord. Niklas, a mercenary and...

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