You can't choose your family-a major career obstacle for DS Shannon McNulty when she takes up a post with the Police Service of Northern Ireland. The move back to her hometown of Warrenpoint following a decade on the force in London coincides with the untimely death of her gangster uncle, Brendan.
Mickey Finn: 21st Century Noir is a crime-fiction cocktail that will knock readers into a literary stupor.
"In the tradition of Denis Johnson's Jesus' Son, Brunetti's wondrously wandering writing is taut and cryptic, vivid and hallucinatory, rendering an irony-laden, aberrant odyssey for his impossibly likable protagonist."
-Franco D'Alessandro, playwright & poet, Roman Nights, Stranger Love, and Everything Is Something Else
What if the perfect friend was hiding a deadly secret?
When a championship jockey discovers the body of a young woman during a cold morning's training ride, the local racing community is shocked to its core.
Everyone says she was the perfect friend, the perfect daughter and the perfect fianc e.
Former bartender Ryne Clayten can't prove the CEO of America's favorite pub chain murdered his sister. Alchemy that brews beer and distills liquor isn't a cause of death the justice system recognizes.
Finalist for the Readers of Elle Magazine's Grand Prize (France)
Winner of the Plaidoiries Prize for Best Crime Novel at the Festival Clameur(s) of Dijon
Almodóvar meets Orwell in this acclaimed, fast-paced contemporary noir novel exposing the most shameful secrets of the Franco era.
Present-day Spain, a time of economic crisis and resurgent populi
'How's the Pain? is way off kilter, blackly comic and quintessentially Gallic.' Crime Time 'One of the most remarkable and, in the English-speaking world at least, one of the most inexplicably underappreciated French writers of the twentieth century' John Banville
Death is Simon's business.
A criminal underworld. A gorgeous dame. A crime boss dealing in immortal souls. Mr. Menace is a supernatural noir experience you won't forget.
When a wealthy and gorgeous woman asks P.I. Frank Orpheus to find her missing identity, he just can't say no-even if the case leads him into a criminal underworld more horrific than anything he ever imagined. . .
Meet Martin Koll, the young CEO of a successful tech company that has just landed a multimillion-dollar client.
Life is good. Until it isn't.
After a hijacking attempt damages their decrepit Black Sun 490 freighter, Snake and his boss are desperate for cash.
Enter Carla, a gorgeous mercenary bad girl with a job offer that seems too good to be true. Unfortunately for him, while Snake is convinced she's stringing them along to their deaths, he's not the one in charge.