Book List in Order:11 titles

  • Stella’s first new novel since 2012’s Rough Riders. Tommy Dalton is a hit man with family issues in the form of an angry ex-wife. But when a hit goes wrong, it’s suddenly payback time—for everyone. “Stella's characters are all too believabl...


  • The sequel to Charlie Stella's first book, Eddie's World. Ten years have passed and the action has moved from the streets of New York to the prairie state of North Dakota. What happens when a multiple murderer, the mob, a former cop, and the FBI mix ...



  • “The man who has succeeded Elmore Leonard and George V. Higgins as the master of the underworld thriller.” ―Chicago Sun-Times Some crimes cry for vengeance, like the one that washes Rachel Wilson up on a beach, her head bald, her body mutilated...


  • For three months now, ex-bookmaker Bobby G has been heading down the straight and narrow. He's got the girl and he's bought the ring. He's also stashed away a tidy, slightly tainted retirement fund. Then his old boss, a captain with the Vignieri crim...


  • in Baltimore Noir

    Akashic Books charges forth with its award-winning series of original noir anthologies, launched in 2004 with BROOKLYN NOIR. Each book is comprised- of all-new stories, each one set in a distinct neighborhood or location within the city of the book. ...


  • Former bus driver and ex-con Reese Waters wants to help his prison buddy Peter Rizzo, but his good intentions will land him in hot water with the mafia and the Nation of Islam, as well as New York's finest....


  • Traveling to Las Vegas for a holiday, Charlie Pellecchia has an unintended confrontation with a New York mobster that lands him in the path of the DEA, FBI, and local police, a situation that entangles him with a host of unsavory characters and cause...


  • Transferred to the Organized Crime department, edgy police officer Alex Pavlik seeks to take down ambitious thug-for-hire Jimmy Mangino, who is performing various shady deeds on behalf of a local would-be mobster. By the author of Eddie's World....






  • Charlie Stella’s first great crime novel, back in print and available in paperback for the first time! Eddie Senta is suffering a mid-life crisis and decides to get involved in a heist. Everything that can go wrong, does....


  • After his best friend, Larry Jordan, is shot down and captured over North Vietnam, Lt. Jim Campbell swears to rescue Jordan from a P.O.W. camp, but he must first confront his nemesis, North Vietnamese ace Major Quac To Quang...