Best in Recent Mystery Awards.

By the Cloak & Dagger

By the Cloak & Dagger
Family Business: A Lydia Chin/Bill Smith Mystery

Family Business: A Lydia Chin/Bill Smith Mystery

S. J. Rozan

$25.95 $24.13

SHAMUS -Best PI HardCover The death of a powerful Chinatown crime boss thrusts private eye Lydia Chin and her partner Bill Smith into a world of double-dealing, subterfuge, murder, and--because this is New York City--real estate in this new mystery by Edgar Award-winning novelist S. J. Rozan.

Every City Is Every Other City: A Gordon Stewart Mystery

Every City Is Every Other City: A Gordon Stewart Mystery

John McFetridge

$15.95 $14.83

SHAMUS- Best Original PI Paperback Behind the scenes, nothing is what it seems.For the first time in his life, Gord Stewart is going to have to leave the sidelines and get into the game. Even if it might get him killed.

Lost Little Girl: A Jackson Gamble Novel

Lost Little Girl: A Jackson Gamble Novel

Gregory Stout

$16.95

SHAMUS- Best First PI Novel Nashville PI Jackson Gamble takes on a case that seems simple enough.With the help of an attractive woman with a heartbreaking past of her own, he reaches the conclusion of his investigation, with results that are both tragic and unforgettable, where the smallest mistake could spell the end of both his career and his life.

The Project

The Project

Courtney Summers

$18.99 $17.66

Thriller Award- BEST YA NOVEL-From Courtney Summers, the New York Times bestselling author of the 2019 Edgar Award Winner and breakout hit Sadie, comes her electrifying follow-up--a suspenseful, pulls-no-punches story about an aspiring young journalist determined to save her sister no matter the cost.

Bloodline

Bloodline

Jess Lourey

$15.95 $14.83

Thriller Award-BEST PAPERBACK -Perfect town. Perfect homes. Perfect families. It's enough to drive some women mad... In a tale inspired by real events, pregnant journalist Joan Harken is cautiously excited to follow her fiancé back to his Minnesota hometown.

My Sweet Girl

My Sweet Girl

Amanda Jayatissa

$17.00 $15.81

Thriller Award- BEST FIRST NOVEL-"Fiendish [and] full of twists.... Sri Lankan author Amanda Jayatissa keeps us guessing and worrying until the very end." --The New York Times

Razorblade Tears

Razorblade Tears

S. a. Cosby

$17.99 $16.73

Thriller Award-BEST NOVEL & BEST AUDIO-Provocative and fast-paced, S. A. Cosby's Razorblade Tears is a story of bloody retribution, heartfelt change--and maybe even redemption.*INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER* New York Times Notable Book.

Lightning Strike

Lightning Strike

William Kent Krueger

$17.99 $16.73

Lefty Award-BEST MYSTERY- This prequel to the acclaimed Cork O'Connor series is "a pitch perfect, richly imagined story that is both an edge-of-your-seat thriller and an evocative, emotionally charged coming-of-age tale" (Kristin Hannah, #1 New York Times bestselling author) about fathers and sons, small-town conflicts, and the events that shape our lives forever.

All Her Little Secrets

All Her Little Secrets

Wanda M. Morris

$16.99 $15.80

Lefty Award-BEST DEBUT-"All Her Little Secrets is a brilliantly nuanced but powerhouse exploration of race, the legal system, and the crushing pressure of keeping secrets. Morris brings a vibrant and welcome new voice to the thriller space." --Karin Slaughter, New York Times and international bestselling author

Clark and Division

Clark and Division

Naomi Hirahara

$27.95 $25.99

Lefty Award-BEST HISTORICAL- Set in 1944 Chicago, Edgar Award-winner Naomi Hirahara's eye-opening and poignant new mystery, the story of a young woman searching for the truth about her revered older sister's death, brings to focus the struggles of one Japanese American family released from mass incarceration at Manzanar during World War II.

Mango, Mambo, and Murder

Mango, Mambo, and Murder

Raquel V. Reyes

$26.99 $25.10

Lefty Award- BEST HUMEROUS MYSTERY- Cuban-American cooking show star Miriam Quiñones-Smith becomes a seasoned sleuth in Raquel V. Reyes's Caribbean Kitchen Mystery debut, a savory treat for fans of Joanne Fluke and Jenn McKinlay.

I Play One on TV

I Play One on TV

Alan Orloff

$17.95 $16.69

Agatha Award-BEST CHILDREN/YA- "Fans of true crime will love this gripping YA thriller, but Orloff also spins a touching tale about growing up and coming to terms with one's dreams." -Richie Narvaez, Agatha- and Anthony Award- nominated author of Noiryorican

Arsenic and Adobo

Arsenic and Adobo

Mia P. Manansala

$16.00 $14.88

Agatha Award-BEST FIRST NOVEL- The first book in a new culinary cozy series full of sharp humor and delectable dishes--one that might just be killer

Death at Greenway

Death at Greenway

Lori Rader-Day

$16.99 $15.80

Agatha Award-BEST HISTORICAL- Irresistible... a Golden Age homage, an elegantly constructed mystery that on every page reinforces the message that everyone counts. -New York Times Book Review

Cajun Kiss of Death: A Cajun Country Mystery

Cajun Kiss of Death: A Cajun Country Mystery

Ellen Byron

$26.99 $25.10

Agatha Award-BEST NOVEL. Blood may be thicker than water, but this case is thicker than gumbo. And solving it will determine whether Maggie gets hearts and roses--or hearse and lilies--this Valentine's Day.