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Crime Scene—Are You an
Armchair Detective?


We remain endlessly fascinated by criminal behavior. What makes a murderer? And how do we uncover one who is determined not to be caught? Here we have just a sampling from our broad range of true crime and crime fiction offerings: shocking murders and compelling cold cases, pioneering forensic investigations and sensational murder trials, great fictional detectives and their sometimes equally great adversaries.
 
       
        

True Crime

 
 
 Undisclosed Files of the Police: Cases from the Archives of the NYPD from 1831 to the Present
 

Undisclosed Files of the Police: Cases from the Archives of the NYPD from 1831 to the Present

Bernard J. Whalen, Philip Messing & Robert Mladinich.
 
List Price: $40.00
Sale Price: $27.95
Compulsively fascinating, this oversized album revisits the most notorious crimes in New York ...(Read More)

 
 The Peculiar Case of the Electric Constable: A True Tale of Passion, Poison & Pursuit
 

The Peculiar Case of the Electric Constable: A True Tale of Passion, Poison & Pursuit

Carol Baxter.
 
List Price: $17.95
Sale Price: $2.98
A sincere Quaker if a sinning one, John Tawell had been convicted of forgery and transported to ...(Read More)

 
 Criminal Ancestors: A Guide to Historical Criminal Records in England and Wales
 

Criminal Ancestors: A Guide to Historical Criminal Records in England and Wales

David T. Hawkings.
 
Sale Price: $4.98
The author of Pauper Ancestors and Railway Ancestors here offers practical, in-depth ...(Read More)

 
 Dynamite, Treason & Plot: Terrorism in Victorian & Edwardian London
 

Dynamite, Treason & Plot: Terrorism in Victorian & Edwardian London

Simon Webb.
 
Sale Price: $3.98
Although Britons may think of terrorism as a relatively recent phenomenon, it has been a feature of ...(Read More)

 
 Murder at Wrotham Hill
 

Murder at Wrotham Hill

Diana Souhami.
 
Sale Price: $4.98
Two strikingly different people eke out lives on the margins of a society shattered by World War ...(Read More)

 
 
 Shooting Victoria: Madness, Mayhem and the Modernisation of the Monarchy
 

Shooting Victoria: Madness, Mayhem and the Modernisation of the Monarchy

Paul Thomas Murphy.
 
Sale Price: $4.98
During Queen Victoria’s 64-year reign, no fewer than eight attempts were made on her life; the ...(Read More)

 
 The Skeleton Crew: How Amateur Sleuths Are Solving America's Coldest Cases
 

The Skeleton Crew: How Amateur Sleuths Are Solving America's Coldest Cases

Deborah Halber.
 
List Price: $25.00
Sale Price: $5.98
In America today, upwards of 40,000 people are dead and unaccounted for. The bodies of these ...(Read More)

 

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Crime Fiction

 
 
 The Dead of Summer
 

The Dead of Summer

Mari Jungstedt. Tiina Nunnally, trans.
 
List Price: $14.95
Sale Price: $2.98
A young father of two, vacationing in Gotland, is shot to death during his morning jog along a ...(Read More)

 
 Judges
 

Judges

Andrea Camilleri, Carlo Lucarelli & Giancarlo De Cataldo. Joseph Farrell, Alan Thawley & Eileen Horne, trans.
 
List Price: $24.99
Sale Price: $5.98
Written in varying styles and traditions, the three novellas in this omnibus all feature idealistic ...(Read More)

 
 The Domino Men
 

The Domino Men

Jonathan Barnes.
 
List Price: $14.99
Sale Price: $2.98
More than a century ago, Queen Victoria signed a Faustian bargain, giving London to an inhuman ...(Read More)

 
 A Summer of Dead Toys: A Thriller
 

A Summer of Dead Toys: A Thriller

Antonio Hill.
 
List Price: $26.00
Sale Price: $4.98
Set during a sultry Barcelona summer, this riveting crime thriller introduces Inspector Hector ...(Read More)

 
 House Odds: A Joe DeMarco Thriller
 

House Odds: A Joe DeMarco Thriller

Mike Lawson.
 
List Price: $24.00
Sale Price: $2.98
Washington, D.C., fixer Joe DeMarco has been asked to handle a lot of difficult situations over the ...(Read More)

 
 
 Dominance: A Puzzle Thriller
 

Dominance: A Puzzle Thriller

Will Lavender.
 
List Price: $16.00
Sale Price: $2.98
Alex Shipley was part of a special night class taught by Richard Aldiss, a renowned literature ...(Read More)

 
 Drama City
 

Drama City

George Pelecanos.
 
Sale Price: $1.98
Following the harrowing Hard Revolution, this standalone thriller revisits the culture of ...(Read More)

 
 Traitor's Field
 

Traitor's Field

Robert Wilton.
 
Sale Price: $2.98
It is 1648 and Britain is at war with itself, in this second historical espionage thriller drawing ...(Read More)

 
 Out
 

Out

Tom Bell, Brian Cox, Norman Rodway & others. Jim Goddard, director.
 
List Price: $39.99
Sale Price: $9.98
After serving eight years in prison for a failed bank heist, Frank Ross (Tom Bell) returns to his ...(Read More)

 
 Pulp Fiction
 

Pulp Fiction

John Travolta, Samuel L. Jackson, Uma Thurman, Bruce Willis & others. Quentin Tarantino, director.
 
Sale Price: $7.98
(Winner of the Academy and Golden Globe awards for Best Screenplay and the Palme d'Or at ...(Read More)

 
 

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