“A great Faustian fable, and a literary endeavor of historical ingenuity that we now may start to characterize as Krachtian.” —Karl Ove Knausgaard
Inspector Keon has finally got over the death of his wife Alysha in a terrorist attack five years ago. The illegal AI copy of her - Liss - that he created to help him mourn has vanished, presumed destroyed. His life is back on track. But a deadly shooting in a police-guarded room in a high-security hospital threatens to ruin everything. Who got past the defences?
• Fourth in Joe Clifford’s Jay Porter Series
• Jay Porter is a flawed handyman struggling to keep his life together while standing up to forces he perceives as evil
• The author is a former homeless heroin addict—now the father of two boys, and an MFA graduate; his authenticity is unquestionable
• Author has been compared to Dennis Lehane, Don Winslo
Hit Your Brights captures people in tough spots, often of their own making. Fusing humor and tragedy, these thirteen gritty stories keep readers in suspense. Danger lurks, the needle skips, the bomb goes off, and the empties pile up. Outcomes are unpredictable, but the car always starts, and, sometimes, love wins.
"One of the finest police novels I have ever read" -- Stephen KingCrime fiction legend Kent Anderson returns with a dazzling novel about justice, character, and fate in an American city at war with itself.A 2019 LOS ANGELES TIMES BOOK PRIZE FINALIST$27.00ISBN: 9780316264259Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Mulholland Books - February 12th, 2019Forced to retire from the D. C. police, newly minted P.I. Frank Marr is recovering from rock bottom when a friend asks for help -- and now, he must revisit the dark, drug-fueled world he left behind.$26.00ISBN: 9781524763190Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Crown - January 22nd, 2019
From the acclaimed author of Sirens, damaged Detective Aidan Waits returns in a mind-bending new thriller that will have everyone asking “Who is the Smiling Man?”$26.99ISBN: 9781464210679Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Poisoned Pen Press - April 2nd, 2019
There has never been a better time for revenge.
One-time socialite Maud Warner polishes up the rags of her once glittering existence and bluffs her way into a signature New York restaurant on a sunny October day. When she walks out again, a man will have been shot.$15.99ISBN: 9780008257101Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: HarperCollins - November 15th, 2018
From the No. 1 bestselling author of the Logan McRae series, comes a standalone spinoff featuring DS Roberta Steel$25.95ISBN: 9781681778495Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Pegasus Books - September 4th, 2018
In this masterful work of neo-noir, William Boyle expertly captures the grit and desperation of a neighborhood in flux, and spotlights the neighbors who find themselves caught up in the crimes of the past.$17.99ISBN: 9780062797209Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Custom House - November 13th, 2018
A big-shouldered, big-trouble thriller set in mobbed-up 1920s Chicago—a city where some people knew too much, and where everyone should have known better—by the Oscar-nominated screenwriter of The Untouchables and Pulitzer Prize–winning playwright of Glengarry Glen Ross.$27.00ISBN: 9780316479820Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Mulholland Books - September 4th, 2018In bestselling and Emmy-nominated writer George Pelecanos' novel, one of the best mysteries of 2018 (Publishers Weekly), an ex-offender must choose between the man who got him out and the woman who showed him another path.