And Sudden Death
by Cleve F. Adams
Rex McBride, LA private detective and self-proclaimed heel, needs to forget. He needs to forget his last case. And he needs the money that Mr. Vickers offers him … ten percent of the dough that disappeared with Nordstrom after he looted the Southern Counties Buildings & Loan.
— First serialized as HOMICIDE HONOLULU BOUND in 1939.
The Blonde in Black
by Ben Benson
Sex was Junie's trademark, the wiggle, the tight black dress, the sultry voice. But now George Pringle, president of Micro Records, is dead … did Junie hit a sour note and kill the man who made her singing career?
The Spider Lily
by Bruno Fischer
A World War II era murder mystery: Alec Linn steps off the train at home after two years in the Air Force, fighting the Japs in India, expecting to find his wife, Lily, waiting for him on the platform. But she wasn't there, and his family is unwilling to tell him where she is. Then Lily turns up dead and Alec is accused of her murder.