The future is a cold place when you don't have a past. Finding herself alone on the streets of 2025's Chicago, Erica Crawford struggles to come to grips with the massive social and technological changes that took place over a decade she can't remember. With no savings, no recent work history, no contacts, and very little government assistance, it's all she can do to try and adapt... [click here for more]
The family you choose can get you killed. Spring has come to Chicago, but it hasn't brought recent-amnesiac Erica Crawford much relief. While her memories of the last decade have yet to return, her attention is focused on the massive public housing Block she calls home - and the vicious gangs targeting her climate refugee neighbors. It'll take every last one of Erica's phenomenal... [click here for more]
Is it suicide...or murder?
When a disgraced former pop star plummets to her death from her Osaka apartment, all signs paint a picture of a troubled young woman who took her own life. But once her parents hire Kyoko Nakamura to learn the truth, the private detective discovers not everything is as it seems. Kyoko’s investigation will lead her into a world of drugs and prostitution, face to face with... [click here for more]
On the surface, Evan Dyer’s life in Otter Lake seems picture perfect: he’s a fairly successful entrepreneur and co-operator of a boarding house for young people with disabilities alongside his longtime girlfriend Rachel. The three young men currently living with them are a joy, despite their issues, and things couldn’t be better.
But Evan is a man with a past, and that past is quickly... [click here for more]
When British detective Alton Bartleby mustered out of the Royal Navy a decade ago, he saw his family with new eyes. Saw how his father’s love of drink and his sisters’ and mother’s lavish lifestyle was quickly draining the modest fortune he’d managed to acquire. Perhaps rashly, perhaps justifiably, he had his father committed and the women exiled to America, arranging a wealthy... [click here for more]
TAKE A STROLL WITH DEATH
Sex sells in Osaka's Shinsekai neighborhood, and anything can be had for a price. When a teenage runaway turns up dead, an outreach worker has little faith in the police and instead hires private investigator Kyoko Nakamura to find the killer. Kyoko also has no faith in the local police. She used to be one of them, until politics prevented her from helping a stalking victim... [click here for more]