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African American Mystery Books

Salt River : a novel by James Sallis

A darker shade of crimson : an Ivy League mystery by Pamela Thomas-Graham

Of blood and sorrow : a Tamara Hayle mystery by Valerie Wilson Wesley

Strange bedfellows : a Charlotte Justice novel by Paula L. Woods

A dark and deadly deception by Eleanor Taylor Bland

The silent cradle by Margaret Cuthbert

L.A. justice by Christopher Darden and Dick Lochte

The Viaduct : a Harlem thriller by Grace F. Edwards

Blackbird, farewell by Robert Greer

Color of justice : a novel of suspense by Gary Hardwick

Cemetery Road by Gar Anthony Haywood

Criminal element by Hugh Holton

A murder too close : a Phil Rodriquez novel by Penny Mickelbury

Blanche passes go by Barbara Neely

The ghost : a novel by Marc Olden