Book List in Order:15 titles

  • Consider Zerbie, a seemingly hapless but good-natured maintenance worker in Manhattan, a borough that's all but abandoned as the coronavirus threatens.  When he enters a bank wearing a bandana across his nose, mouth and chin, a nervous teller mi...


  • As America finds its footing in the post-World War II years, violence has decimated the Mafia's leadership in the US and in Italy. Renegade gangsters are dispatching their own form of justice. Chaos rules the streets of New York. When the mob war sp...



  • CRIME + MUSIC: The Sounds of Noir, collects twenty darkly intense, music-related noir stories by world-renowned mystery authors including David Corbett, Tyler Dilts, Brendan DuBois, Bill Fitzhugh, Alison Gaylin, A.J. Hartley, Craig Johnson, David Lis...


  • A man alone takes to the road following the brutal murder of his wife. After years lost to drifting and isolation -- except for the comfort of the kind of women he cannot deny -- he finds himself swept into a world of violence and danger, his life in...


  • For years the drifter haunted the background of American life, roaming the side streets and highways that crisscross this vast country. Cool and handsome, with a single teardrop scar and a knack for silence that keeps the world at bay, he is a man al...


  • in Mystery Writers of America Presents Vengeance

    When a different kind of justice is needed -- swift, effective, and personal -- a new type of avenger must take action. Vengeance features new stories by bestselling crime writers including Lee Child, Michael Connelly, Dennis Lehane, and Karin Slaugh...


  • Jim Fusilli’s new novel takes place in the years surrounding World War II in the dangerous immigrant neighborhood of Narrows Gate, overlooking the Hudson River, where anything can happen -- and it usually does. Sal Benno is a neighborhood kid who d...


  • A smart, sophisticated mystery involving theft and bizarre characters, set in New York City. Marley Z. is a hip, outgoing, and confident New York City kid just starting eighth grade. When her best friend is accused of stealing a priceless violin o...






  • in Mystery Writers of America Presents Death Do Us Part

    This volume compiles 18 gripping stories about relationships from some of the top mystery writers working today, including Harlan Coben, P.J. Parrish, Lee Child, Ridley Pearson, R.L. Stine, Jim Fusilli, Jeff Abbott, Charles Todd, and Tom Savage....


  • 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. ...


  • At his daughter's request, P.I. Terry Orr searches for a gifted teenage boy who has disappeared only to meet with unexpected violence and unexpected realizations about himself, his past, and his own relationship with his daughter....


  • Taking on some pro-bono work to help his recovery from the deaths of his wife and son, private investigator Terry Orr searches for the elusive wife of a recently deceased friend and abruptly confronts the man he believes is responsible for his family...


  • Terry Orr is a haunted man. Haunted by the murder of his wife and son. Haunted by the tragedy that darkened the streets of his home in lower Manhattan. Now, he has to raise his fourteen-year-old daughter alone and find the killer who shattered his wo...


  • In one brutal moment, Terry Orr's life changed forever. His wife and son were murdered, leaving Terry alone to raise his twelve-year-old daughter Bella. The killer is still out there, roaming the streets of New York. Now, the only way Terry can cope ...