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Brutus Nation 2, Kris Kyzer

Murder & Crime

Welcome back for another wild ride thru the slime & grime of the Athenian Union, where greed, corruption, and betrayal reign supreme and numerous other unpleasantries lurk behind the next corner. A freshly released convict doing the AUIM’s bidding. A banker backing the score of the century. A drug lord hellbent on going legit. A race driver seemingly … Read more

The Conduit, Phillip Macko

Murder & Crime

Inspired by true events. In the 1980’s, a cult known as The Celestial Temple shocked the world when its members died in a ceremonial mass suicide in the mountain community of Bolsiver they formed in Quebec, Canada. Three decades later to the day, an eerily similar ritual leads to death in a sleepy Illinois town. … Read more

The Latitude, Pete Clements

Murder & Crime

Florida’s Citrus Belt, finest place in the world to grow citrus, Tropical Zone summers, hot, humid, rain. Temperate Zone winters, mild, possible touch of frost, minor chance of freeze. Perfect. Except, the place is directly in the flyway of airborne illegally imported illicit opioids from our neighbors to the south. They fly unseen into the … Read more

Ave Maria, Charles D’Amico

Murder & Crime

Neil Baggio, fresh off ending the Cappelano serial killer case, is called in the middle of the night by his old high school. The headmaster, formerly his teacher, asks Neil to investigate a student’s mysterious death. What looks to be a suicide will have Neil chasing down the Catholic Church, causing scene after scene and … Read more

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Stieg Larsson

Murder & Crime, Mystery & Suspense, Thriller & Psychological Thriller

Forty years ago, Harriet Vanger disappeared from a family gathering on the island owned and inhabited by the powerful Vanger clan. Her body was never found, yet her uncle is convinced it was murder – and that the killer is a member of his own tightly knit but dysfunctional family. He employs disgraced financial journalist … Read more

Gone Girl, Gillian Flynn

Murder & Crime, Mystery & Suspense, Thriller & Psychological Thriller

On a warm summer morning in North Carthage, Missouri, it is Nick and Amy Dunne’s fifth wedding anniversary. Presents are being wrapped and reservations are being made when Nick’s clever and beautiful wife disappears from their rented McMansion on the Mississippi River. Husband-of-the-Year Nick isn’t doing himself any favors with cringe-worthy daydreams about the slope and shape of … Read more

I Did It for Us, Alison Bruce

Murder & Crime, Mystery & Suspense, Thriller & Psychological Thriller

“From the first time I saw them together I knew it felt wrong. I didn’t like the way he touched her or the self-conscious way he played with Molly and Luke. Joanne saw none of it of course. So I did it to prove to her that she was wrong. I did it for us.” … Read more