BLACK LIES, RED BLOOD by Kjell Eriksson
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: April 29, 2014

"Eriksson (The Hand that Trembles, 2011, etc.) adds each piece of his complex murder puzzle to the picture with masterly control, and the heroine at the center of it all is compelling."
Police inspector Ann Lindell tackles an investigation that's painfully close to home. Read full book review >
ANTIQUES CON by Barbara Allan
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: April 29, 2014

"The exploits of the ditzy heroines (Antiques Disposal, 2012, etc.) remain endlessly amusing despite the rickety mysteries they often wade through."
A fashion-obsessed team of sleuthing antiques dealers takes on the Big Apple. Read full book review >

THE POOR BOY'S GAME by Dennis Tafoya
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: April 29, 2014

"Tafoya (The Wolves of Fairmont Park, 2010, etc.) continues to explore the fine line between good and evil. This brutal installment features complex characters and a truly shocking ending."
A former U.S. Marshal tries to overcome a background that's left her emotionally scarred. Read full book review >
PLASTER CITY by Johnny Shaw
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: May 1, 2014

"Despite some tendency to ramble, Jimmy's second "fiasco" (Dove Season, 2011) has plenty of grit and pace."
If you've left your criminal past behind for the straight life, what can you do when your desperate best friend needs help finding his missing daughter? Read full book review >
DEADLY IMPACT by Peter Tonkin
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: May 1, 2014

"The large cast of characters, many of them recurring, may daunt readers new to the Mariners' adventures (Black Pearl, 2013, etc.). But this installment is tense, action-packed and authentic-feeling, especially in its welcome attention to maritime detail."
If Richard Mariner can't retake a gas tanker that's been seized by pirates within the next four days, the coast of Japan will suffer major devastation. Read full book review >

THE DARK PALACE by R.N. Morris
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: May 1, 2014

"Quinn's third case, which anticipates cinéma vérité by nearly a century, benefits greatly from Morris' colorful period-flavor prose."
An unconventional British inspector tracks a brutal killer who gets his lethal inspirations from movies...or may be documenting his murders on film. Read full book review >
RECKLESS ENDANGERMENT by Graham Ison
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 2014

"Brock's not half as smooth as he thinks he is and not nearly witty enough to get this case airborne."
DCI Harry Brock (Make Them Pay, 2013, etc.) investigates the murder of an accountant and the disappearance of his wife. Read full book review >
RED MAN DOWN by Elizabeth Gunn
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: May 1, 2014

"A solid police procedural from Gunn, with enough twists and turns to make it altogether more gripping than her last (The Magic Line, 2012, etc.)."
Tucson police detective Sarah Burke catches a case that may amount to suicide by cop. Read full book review >
BRED IN THE BONE by Christopher Brookmyre
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 6, 2014

Jasmine Sharp and Catherine McLeod return in the third book of their series, this time to investigate the gangland execution of a Glasgow crime boss and its links to much-older murders. Read full book review >
DANTE'S POISON by Lynne Raimondo
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: May 6, 2014

"Raimondo's (Dante's Wood, 2013) flawed, complex and courageous protagonist refuses to give in to his disability. In fact, his heightened intuition and awareness make him an unusual but compelling detective in this brisk, well-crafted second adventure in the series."
A near-blind psychiatrist takes on challenging odds to solve a murder. Read full book review >
INVISIBLE CITY by Julia Dahl
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 6, 2014

"A fascinating portrayal of a young woman coming to terms with her heritage while negotiating an unknown world."
Journalist Dahl's debut novel escorts readers into the closed-off world of Hasidic Jews in the aftermath of a homicide. Read full book review >
MUZZLED by Eileen Brady
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: May 6, 2014

"Kate's debut has plenty to offer pet lovers and mystery mavens alike."
A veterinarian moves to a small town whose residents have plenty to hide. Read full book review >