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Death in the Age of Steam

By Mel Bradshaw

Winner of the 2004 ForeWord Book of the Year Award
Toronto in 1856 is industrializing with little time for scruple or sentiment. When Reform politician William Sheridan dies suddenly and his daughter Theresa vanishes, only one man persists in asking questions. A former suitor ... Read more

Death Plays Poker

By Robin Spano

"World class poker players are being strangled in their hotel rooms, and undercover cop Clare is given her second big assignment: to pose as a poker player in a major televised tournament, befriend the suspects, and find the killer in their midst. "--P. [4] of jacket.

Death’s Last Run

By Robin Spano

 

A young snowboarder is found dead on the Blackcomb Glacier, and Whistler police want to close the case as suicide. The victim’s mother, a U. S. senator, says her daughter would not, and did not, kill herself. At her request, the FBI sends in an undercover agent — Clare ... Read more

Dempsey's Lodge

By Eric Wright

At Dempsey’s Lodge, nothing is what it seems. Dempsey’s Lodge is the perfect getaway for families and young couples: the fishing is good, the air is fresh, the scenery is breathtaking. But beyond its pristine beauty and simple pleasures seethes the complexity of life: prejudice, ... Read more

Dog Eat Rat

By Tom Walmsley

Everybody wants to get to Heaven, but nobody wants to die. And in Hell, everyone is naked. Dog Eat Rat, the third novel by Tom Walmsley, one of Canada's most uncompromising writers of plays, fiction and poetry, is the story of private investigators Trip and Ginger, who continually ... Read more

Drawing Dead

By Rick Gadziola

?Jake Morgan just can’t seem to win. In Drawing Dead, the Las Vegas poker dealer and ex-cop is dealt a hand by his casino boss and forced to play. A beautiful high roller, sick of her husband, takes a prescription of gambling and gamboling in Vegas to cure herself. She finds ... Read more

Dying Detective, The

By Gerald Lynch

Retired Detective Kevin Beldon has left Ottawa and gone into retreat at a Buddhist monastery in California following his successful treatment for lung cancer. He's trying to make sense of his life, but death is very much on his mind. And not just his own; he's still trying to ... Read more

Fate Accompli

By Miriam Clavir

A thrilling murder mystery set in Quebec City, with its iconic statue of the Golden Dog.

Finger's Twist, The

By Lee Lamothe

Charlie Tate and Elodie Gray make a striking couple. Charlie is a shaven-headed weightlifter who has worked as a seaman, carnival huckster and hustler and now earns his keep as an unlicensed private investigator specializing in extricating clients’ money from thieves. Elodie ... Read more

Follow Me Down

By Marc Strange

P style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt" class=MsoNormal>A man, hanging from a tree at the edge of the forest that surrounds Dockerty, Newry County, has been shot with arrows, two of which pin his belly to the tree trunk. Orwell Brennan, Dockerty’s chief of police, questions the validity ... Read more