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Fortune

The Lost Decades of Uncle Chow Tung

by Ian Hamilton
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook
tagged: international mystery & crime, crime

International bestselling author Ian Hamilton returns with a riveting new novel featuring fan-favourite Uncle Chow Tung, who is called upon to end a violent turf war between rival gangs and stop a new organized crime bureau of the Hong Kong Police from eliminating the triad societies once and for all.
Hong Kong, 1995. Two years before Hong Kong is …

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Season of Smoke

by A.G. Pasquella
edition: Paperback
tagged: crime, hard-boiled, noir

It looks like ex-con Jack Palace’s troubles will never end when he is pressured by the mob to kill one of his best friends.

Jack Palace is trying to go legit with his own security company — but his old life keeps trying to pull him back in. A mobster named Sammy DiAngelo wants revenge for a killing that happened in Jack’s past. DiAngelo blames …

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Mama's Boy: Game Over

by David Goudreault, translated by J. C. Sutcliffe
edition: Paperback
tagged: crime, family life, psychological

At the end of this story I'm going to kill myself. And then die. That's the way it is. All good things must come to an end, including me.

Mama's Boy: Game Over is the third and final book in David Goudreault's bleakly comic bestselling Mama's Boy trilogy. Mama's Boy has been transferred from prison to a psychiatric hospital. He manages to escape, an …

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Cradle of the Deep

A Crime Novel

by Dietrich Kalteis
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook
tagged: crime

 

From “the heir-apparent to Elmore Leonard” (Crime Syndicate Magazine) comes a caper novel full of twists, hitmen, and loads of stolen cash.

Wanting to free herself from her boyfriend, aging gangster “Maddog” Palmieri, Bobbi Ricci concocts a misguided plan with Denny, Maddog’s ex-driver, a guy who’s bent on getting even with the gangste …

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The Dogs of Winter: A Russell and Leduc Mystery: Book 2

by Ann Lambert
edition: Paperback
tagged: women sleuths, crime, amateur sleuth

The sequel to The Birds That Stay - hailed by the New York Journal of Books as "a fascinating and gripping tale of suspense" and the Globe and Mail as one of "Ten thrillers that will keep you on the edge of your seat". Says Ann Cleeves of the new book: "it's about power and powerlessness in the dead of winter. And more than that, it's a rollicking …

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One Good and Deadly Deed

A Sheriff Luke McWhorter Mystery

by Dudley Lynch
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook
tagged: police procedural, supernatural, crime, westerns

 

Bodies are piling up in Flagler. For fans of Bones and Preacher comes a sharp supernatural police procedural set in the heart of Texas.

It was not Luke McWhorter’s plan to become a law enforcement officer when he left for Yale Divinity School. But three generations of his family had worn the star, and after graduation, the needs of his community …

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The Good Son

by Carolyn Huizinga Mills
edition: Paperback
tagged: crime, non-classifiable, psychological

Zoe Emmerson has a secret, one she’s kept for years. Her quiet world is shaken when her past finally catches up with her: the investigation into the murder of a six-year-old neighbor is re-opened thirty years after the fact, threating to destroy her and everyone she’s fought so hard to protect.

She was just a child when it happened, scared and c …

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Never Going Back

by Sam Wiebe
edition: Paperback
tagged: amateur sleuth, crime

Before she went to prison, Alison Kidd was the best thief in the city. But Ali has changed. All she wants now is to clean up her act and work in her brother Dean’s restaurant. She never wants to go back inside.
On the day she gets out, Dean is supposed to pick her up. But he never shows. Ali makes her way to Dean’s apartment and uses her uniq …

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