Brenda Chapman, Shallow End, Dundurn Books
Wading through deeply buried secrets to the truth will take Stonechild and the team on a twisted journey into the heart of evil.
Carolyn Arnold, Remnants, Hibbert & Stiles Publishing Inc.
The FBI team is sent to Savannah, Georgia, to hunt a serial killer and find themselves embroiled in a creepy psychological nightmare. Book 6
Janet Brons, Measured for Murder, TouchWood Editions
In the jarring third Forsyth and Hay mystery, ruthless murder and terrifying mayhem is inflicted on women who just might be Measured for Murder.
Vicki Delany, Blood and Belonging, Orca Book Publishers
Sun, sand, vacation…a tiny country struggling to cope with a desperate human wave washing up on its shores. Third in Sgt Ray Robertson series.
Chris Laing, A Family Matter, Seraphim Editions
P.I. Max Dexter's mother is back in Hamilton after an absence of more than 20 years. But why should he meet her after she'd abandoned him when he needed her most?
Colleen Baxter Sullivan, Lil's Way, Waldorf Publishing
Mystery, drama, love, lust and suspense all take place in this novel and the outcome is one you won’t forget.
Iona Whishaw, Death In The Darkening Mist, TouchWood Editions
Lane's midwinter visit to the local hot springs is horribly interrupted when she discovers a man shot to death. Unbeknownst to her, her past will put her very life into the hands of a desperate and deadly killer.
Melissa Yi, Human Remains, Windtree Press
A dead man in the snow leads Dr. Hope Sze from an Ottawa stem cell lab to a series of corpses, both at home and around the globe.
R.M. Greenaway, Undertow, Dundurn Press
A heartbreaking set of murders bring RCMP constables Leith and Dion together in the Lower Mainland, where violence flows like a riptide.
Cathy Ace, The Case of the Curious Cook, Severn House Publishers
The WISE women face puzzles involving newly discovered works by a murdered artist, an untraceable octogenarian, and an old folks’ home.
Michael Blair, The Evil That Men Do, Linda Leith Publishing
When two sociopaths face off, someone is bound to die.
Steve Burrows, A Shimmer of Hummingbirds, Dundurn Press
In this 4th book in the Birder Murder mystery series, Domenic Jejeune finds that sometimes, the wrong choice is the only choice you have.
Vicki Delany, Elementary, She Read, Crooked Lane Books
The first in the Sherlock Holmes Bookshop and Emporium series.
Sarah Fox, For Whom the Bread Rolls, Penguin Random House
In the seaside town of Wildwood Cove, pancake house owner Marley McKinney is tangling with a salty troublemaker . . . and a ravenous killer.
Linda Wiken, Roux the Day, Berkley Prime Crime
J.J. Tanner loves planning events, like the fundraising Casino Night Dinner Cruise. What she hadn’t planned on was murder.
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The Only Shadow in the House is the second novel in the Travelling Detective Series. Elizabeth Oliver, a travel writer, helps her boyfriend find out if his mother really did commit suicide thirty years ago. They also are confronted with a second death at the same time and wonder if the two are related.Amateur Sleuth
Author's Region: Vancouver Island.
When the fiancée of a wealthy social activist disappears in the middle of a howling blizzard, everyone fears the worst. But a mysterious bus trip, a family secret and a dead stranger lead Ottawa Police Inspector Michael Green to Montreal to re-investigate an old death.
Author's Region: Ottawa and Eastern Ontario
There's a murdered woman in the washroom, a collapsed roof on the Plattsford Arena and crime along the woodland trails. Amidst all these sensational headlines, newspaper editor Gloria Trevisi is trying to go on maternity leave before she becomes a desperate killer's next victim. With a baby expected at any moment, the last place she wants to be is in the woods among noisy snowmobiles, bubbling maple sap and illegal hunting. But that's exactly where she's headed. Cozy
Author's Region: Southwestern Ontario
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Toronto, 1836. A politician has been assassinated, and in his haste to catch the killer, Lieutenant Marc Edwards is responsible for an innocent’s death.To track down the real killer, Edwards joins forces with Toronto police Constable Cobb. Between keeping track of Cobb and solving the murder, Edwards will be pushed to his limit once more.
Author's Region: Ontario
Author's Region: Nova Scotia
Author's Region: British Columbia
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Winner of the Bloody Dagger Award From the moment of Rachael’s arrival at Jenny's Cove, a man watches. Soon Rachael becomes a target for a vicious predator whose own dark and twisted past forms a deadly bond between them. And sets her on a collision course with a crazed killer.
...a superb tale of terror and suspense that puts her right up there with the likes of Sandford and Patterson..."Ingrid Taylor for Small Press ReviewSuspense
Author's Region: New Brunswick, Canada
SOMEONE WAS STALKING HER. NOW HE'S FOUND HER.....there was only the wind in the trees to greet her...and the cold and empty house. But the house was not quite empty. Something awaited her, upstairs in her bedroom. Something with cold, dead eyes... "... accomplished… fluid… suspenseful …Felix Griffin - Rave Reviews, NYSuspense/Thriller
SHE DARED TO CHALLENGE A MERCILESS KILLERPhone calls flood the station, but all leads go nowhere. The police investigation seems doomed to failure. Then it happens: a note, written in red ink, slipped under the windshield wipers of her car, 'YOU'RE IT.' Ellen has stirred the monster in his lair … and the hunter has become the hunted! "If you are looking for the suspense thriller of the year-look no further..."Jewel Dartt Midnight Scribe ReviewsEPPIE WINNERSuspense
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Based in part on a true story, Havana Harvest follows the maneuvers of two adversarial intelligence services in their attempts to inflict maximum damage on each other as they move through a maze of high-tension suspense.
CIA operative Robert Lonsdale is tasked with determining why a captain in Fidel’s army seeks U.S. protection from a Colombian drug cartel and the Cuban secret police. Lonsdale is quickly drawn into a maelstrom of intrigue and murder from which there seems to be no escape—unless he can convince General Casas to help.
Author’s Region: Quebec
After the mayor falls down dead during a speech, a clandestine student society claims credit for his demise. Clare Vengel is given her first undercover assignment: to pose as a student and penetrate the society. Can she keep the world safe for politicians? Does anyone care?
Undercover detectiveAuthor’s Region: Vancouver, BC
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