"Things aren't going well for Jake Russo. He's been transferred from Sarasota to New Orleans, and he's had to leave his reporting beat and girlfriend behind. Now he's a lonely food criticÂnot the best job for a man who's on a diet. But things get worse when a mysterious death occurs at the trendiest new restaurant in the city."
"Since first joining forces in Punctured, Alice James and Jim Snow have been a greatÂif oddÂcrime-fighting team. HeÂs a forty-something former Las Vegas homicide detective who quit the force to become a full-time poker player."
"For wisecracking single mother/professional assassin Gin Bombay, who comes from a line of career killers stretching back to ancient Greece, an invitation to the family reunion brings problems that go well beyond Aunt Jean's unappetizing potato salad."
"Thirteen years ago, Frank Pavlicek left the NYPD under less than ideal circumstances. Now, the divorced father of a teenage daughter, he works as a private investigator in Charlottesville, Virginia, where he indulges his passion for falconry Â and tries to live outside the shadow of his past."
"If your planned little getaway is interrupted by uninvited friends, a runaway heiress who claims to be an anarchist, drug sniffing dogs, DEA agents, and bodies start piling up everywhere you go...then maybe you should have stayed in Bay Harbour."
"The new exhibit at the Philadelphia children's museum, Let's Play, isn't meant to be shocking-but when one of the installers is zapped with a fatal electrical charge, it's up to Nell to put her detective skills on display."
"MurderÂs on the menu in this savory debut. Gwen (nee Katz) Silver heard the brisket at her uncleÂs Jewish deli, Murray the Pastrami SwamiÂthe only one of its kind in Nashville, TennesseeÂwas Âto die for.Â But she didnÂt realize that meant literallyÂ "