A railroad worker has been killed on the midnight train. Can Dyke Darrel solve the case and save the day? Frank Pinkerton's novel is a surprisingly hard-boiled detective novel from the 19th century.
The new TV Detective mystery by BBC Correspondent Simon Hall... The TV Detective finds television reporter Dan Groves newly assigned to the crime beat, and in a state of angst about it. He needs a crash-course in police work; the solution is to shadow…
William Hope Hodgson’s creation Thomas Carnacki was the original Ghostbuster. As a specialist in the Occult he was charged with investigating and ending hauntings. This is a collection of eight of Hodgson’s stories.
…" When a trusted employee is suspected of stealing from the Adams Express Company in Alabama, the organization reaches out to the Pinkertons, the world's first private detective agency. Recounting true events, `The Expressman and the Detective'…
…" When a trusted employee is suspected of stealing from the Adams Express Company in Alabama, the organization reaches out to the Pinkertons, the world's first private detective agency. Recounting true events, 'The Expressman and the Detective'…
…The Detective and The Woman throw their lot in together to uncover a dangerous plot with implications that stretch across the Atlantic. In the process, they meet legendary inventor Thomas Edison and experience life in Florida at the turn of the 20th century.
Investigating the trail of philosophical leads in HBO’s chilling True Detective series, an elite team of philosophers examine far-reaching riddles including human pessimism, Rust’s anti-natalism, the problem of evil, and the ‘flat circle’. The first book dedicated to exploring the…
Who killed Napoleon?
Were the witches of Salem high on LSD?
What do maggots on a body tell us about the time of death?
In his unique, engaging style, Brian Kaye tells the story of some spectacular cases in which forensic evidence…
A quartet of stories set in the World of Sherlock Holmes, in which nothing is ever as it seems.
…Exploring Detective Films in the 1930s and 1940s: Genre, Society and Hollywood
2. ‘Such Lovely Friends’: Class and Crime in ‘The Thin Man’ Series
3. Between Law and Crime: The Chivalric ‘Criminal’ Detective