Book List in Order: 30 titles


  • in A Moment on the Edge

    "“An absolutely first-rate anthology. . . a thoughtful and intelligent paean to crime fiction.” — New York Sun#1 New York Times bestselling author Elizabeth George serves up a century''s worth of superb crime fiction penne...



  • CLEAN SWEEP Fans of Barbara Paul’s taut procedurals featuring NYPD’s Marian Larch get an extra treat with this original short story spotlighting Larch’s companion, Curt Holland. His effective " if not always exactly legal " computer invest...




  • in First Lady Murders

    Nineteen of today's finest mystery writers--including Anne Perry, P. M. Carlson, John Lutz, Judith Kelman, Gillian Roberts, and Sarah Shankman--offer an entertaining selection of original mystery stories centered around America's First Ladies. Origin...



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    NO QUARTER Four-year-old Bobby Galloway is a trophy, victim in a vicious child-custody battle made all the more savage due to the enormous wealth involved. The case moves from disturbing to deadly with a string of coldly casual murders. On a pe...



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    HAZARDOUS AT THE TOP Newly promoted to lieutenant in the NYPD, Marian Larch must take everything that comes with the job: prestige, pay, problems...and diabolical murder. The first victim is an elderly gentleman shot on a crowded bus, silently ...



  • in Cat Crimes for the Holidays

    CELEBRATE THE HOLIDAYS WITH FAMILY AND FELINESIn these nineteen original tail-twitching tales of mystery, cats from Maine coon to Scottish fold, tabby to Siamese, white Persian to calico crack all manner of holiday capers. Arbor Day reminds a veterin...



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    BREAK A LEG New York City Police Sergeant Marian Larch is on the verge of resigning from the force after a big case leaves her jaded, frustrated and boiling mad at the system. During a cooling-off period at another precinct, she comes to the ai...



  • in Malice Domestic 1

    CHARLOTTE MACLEOD ruffles feathers on Beacon Hill...BARBARA PAUL visits with a fatally clumsy clan...D.R. MEREDITH tells a murderer to go fly a kite...AUDREY PETERSON pursues a shadowy gentleman caller...VALERIE FRANKEL tracks a catnapper in Brooklyn...







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    NOBODY'S TALKING Down the mean streets of Manhattan's Alphabet City, Marian Larch discovers that even a cop's tough emotional hide can be riddled by the area's violent, twisted crime. Another murder is added to her caseload, and it's a beauty: fou...



  • IMMEDIATE FAMILY ONLY The Deckers are dying grisly deaths. First there was fifteen-year-old Theo, kidnapped and murdered four years ago. Next came Bobby, then Ike and Lynn. All teenagers. All killed in bizarre "accidents." The latest victim is Ray...



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    King Sarcowicz, known to his friends and acquaintances as King Sauerkraut, means well. He even brings in his elderly neighbor''s garbage cans when he happens to remember. But King is careless of people. As a partner in Keystone Robotics in Pittsburgh...



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    Wealthy financier A.J. Strode was as ruthless as he was dirty, acquiring and discarding both wives and companies with equal aplomb. Now he wants to sink his teeth into a company called the House of Glass. He needs this company - and will stop at noth...



  • The Sackers. In all Captain James T. Kirk's travels, he has never found a race more universally shunned and abhorred. Their mere appearance causes most Federation members to become violently ill. Now the Sackers have performed a deed whose brutali...



  • Earl Sommers is in hot water. An agent with the Speer Galleries, he''s been caught cheating with Speer''s wife as well as stealing from the gallery. So when an old friend turns up in a suicidal mood, Earl agrees to find him a gun in return for one la...



  • Christmas season at the Metropolitan Opera in 1920 features Enrico Caruso and Geraldine Farrar in a varied schedule of mostly Italian operas. For members of the Metropolitan chorus, however, the season's main feature is danger. An urn falls on the he...



  • "Other than a critic, who''d kill a Broadway play? Playwright Abigail James has long been fascinated by ""revenge tragedies,"" those theatrical classics about getting even. But all of a sudden, she''s living in one: The set of her latest Broadway hit...



  • The murder of miserly Vincent Farwell confronts Police Lieutenant Frederick Toomey with a case in which there is a surplus of suspects, all of whom had motive and opportunity and had been with the body before its official discovery...



  • Pluto is a hired assassin whose modus operandi is to research situations where murder-for-hire would be to someone's advantage, execute the victim, then approach the benefitting "client" with an invoice for one hundred thousand dollars...







  • Threatened with jail by the N.Y.P.D.'s Lieutenant O'Halloran if he continues his investigations, tenor/sleuth Enrico Caruso enlists the aid of soprano Geraldine Farrar to track down the murderer of the Met's new-difficult--baritone Philippe Duchon...



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    Kelly Ingram is a rising star who has everything going for her - great looks, a livewire personality, enough talent to get by on, a new TV series, and a new lover. She also has an agent and a producer who hate each other, but they still manage to wor...



  • History’s greatest tenor hunts a killer at the Metropolitan Opera in this “hilarious” and “thoroughly delightful” mystery from a Shamus Award nominee (Publishers Weekly). Giacomo Puccini has always been a flirt. When he isn’t writing...



  • THE FRENCHWOMAN She belonged to one man, yet loved another Like all Frenchwoman, fierceley passionate Juliette Delahousse knew the arts of love. Exiled to England by her jealous stepmother, betrothed to a cold stranger, she yearned for the one man ...



  • Megan Phillips, a rising young executive, awakens one morning on the 14th green of a Pittsburgh golf course. She has no idea how she got there, nor does she have any memory of the last 38 hours. Worried about her blackout, she consults a most unusual...



  • Shelby Kent is a normal housewife with a special gift - she possesses extrasensory powers that make her a "human lie detector". She perceives a red aura which radiates around anyone telling a lie. She never misses - she's 100 percent accurate and nat...



  • Two strangers in a strange land - one an stubborn, self-professed queen, the other her newly arrived assistant - make their way around their world, a planet completely covered in jungle rot. How long will it be before the jungle claims one - or both ...



  • WAR WORLD Lodon-Kamaria, a planet in a perpetual state of war. No one in the Federation of United Worlds knew what the Lodonites and Kamarians were fighting about, nor, in the normal course of events, would anyone have cared. But this was a world ...




  • In the 21st century, young girls recieve sex education training via time travel into the minds and bodies of women who lived in previous centuries. Youngsters relive great moments in history, and adults safely experience real-life segments of the pas...







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Complete Series List in Order

Enrico Caruso / An Opera Mystery

1) A Cadenza for Caruso (Jul-1984)
2) Prima Donna at Large (Aug-1985)
3) A Chorus of Detectives (Jun-1987)

A Mystery With Marian Larch

1) The Renewable Virgin (Apr-1985)
2) He Huffed and He Puffed (Jan-1989)
3) Good King Sauerkraut (Oct-1989)
4) You Have the Right to Remain Silent (Mar-1992)
5) The Apostrophe Thief (Jul-1993)
6) Fare Play (Apr-1995)
7) Full Frontal Murder (Sep-1997)

Multi-Author Series List

Star Trek

The Three-Minute Universe (Aug-1988)

Star Trek: The Original Series

41) The Three-Minute Universe (Aug-1988)