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  • The Crooked Road

    Ellery Queen Presents Stories of Grifters, Gangsters, Hit Men, and Other Career Crooks

    A story in the famous Keller series by Mystery Writers of America Grand Master Lawrence Block provides the first stop in this anthology’s journey along the road taken by professional criminals of mystery fiction. It’s a road that leads back to the gangster’s heyday of Prohibition in stories by multiple Edgar Allan Poe Award winner Doug Allyn, Canadian writer Therese Greenwood, and one of EQMM’s ... Read more

    $5.99 USD

  • The Crooked Road, Volume 3

    Ellery Queen Presents Stories of Grifters, Gangsters, Hit Men, and Other Career Crooks

    Volume Three of The Crooked Road, Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine’s high-speed pursuit of fiction’s criminal underworld, makes its first stop in the urban landscape of Liza Cody’s England, where the Silver Dagger winner spins a tale of prostitution and greed in “I Am Not Fluffy”, then heads off across the U.S. with the young grifters of Art Taylor’s Derringer nominated “Rearview Mirror.”  The mean ... Read more

    $5.99 USD

  • The Crooked Road, Volume 2

    Ellery Queen Presents Stories of Grifters, Gangsters, Hit Men, and Other Career Crooks

    In this anticipated follow up to Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine’s first digital-only anthology, you’ll once again take the “low road” of grifters, hit men, and other career crooks, and come out with new insights into crime, revenge, and justice. Your path—led by stars like Mystery Writers of America Grand Master Lawrence Block, Edgar Award winner Doug Allyn, 2012 Agatha Award winner Dana Cameron, ... Read more

    $5.99 USD

  • Cry Havoc!

    The Crooked Road to Civil War, 1861

    A "compact, engrossing narrative"* that vividly reimagines the events that led to the outbreak of the Civil WarWhat separates historian Nelson D. Lankford's engaging examination of the causes of the Civil War from other books on the subject is its willingness to consider the alternative possibilities to history. Cry Havoc! recounts in riveting detail the small quirks of timing, character, and ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • Tyger on the Crooked Road

    William Blake—Poet, Painter, Prophet

    by Barry Raebeck ...
    Improvement makes strait roads, but the crooked roads without Improvement are the roads of Genius. William Blake, The Marriage of Heaven and Hell One of the worlds most brilliant, visionary artists, William Blake was a painter, engraver, illustrator, and poet as well as a mystic of extraordinary proportion. But he was also a political radical, a Dissenter, and a friend and supporter of Thomas ... Read more

    $3.99 USD

  • Make the Crooked Road Count

    A continuation from the book "A Life Without Him"….Traci's had her fair share of disappointments. She's determined to prove that she will come out on top, no matter what the world may say, but there's only one person in the way. Will she ever get another chance at redemption? Simon's challenged with yet another complex situation and finds himself at a crossroad. Is losing everything and everyone ... Read more

    $4.99 USD

  • Down the Crooked Road

    My Autobiography

    by Mary Black ...
    For the last thirty years, singer Mary Black has been a dominant presence on the Irish music scene, an award-winning artist with many bestselling albums to her name. Now, in this long-awaited memoir, Mary takes us back to the roots of her musical heritage and to the influences that helped to shape her as an artist and a woman.Born into a musical family, Mary Black – a feisty tomboy who could hold ... Read more

    $18.29 USD

  • Along the Crooked Road

    Blend of Fact and Fiction

    Along the Crooked Road is a day to day life experience of a teenager school girl. Relocation from Pakistan to U.A.E. is in fact migration from unified culture and sort of joint family system to isolated in house atmosphere and multicultural environment outside especially while at school has greatly impacted her personality from a naughty, talkative and aggressive girl to a silent and self ... Read more

    $4.99 USD

  • The Crooked Road to Heaven

    It was the fox's fault. If it hadn't darted out from the verge into the path of the van, Sean wouldn't have swerved into the ditch and no one would have died. As it was, Sean and Nole find themselves on the side of the lane chatting with Azrael, the Angel of Death, and setting off along the crooked road to heaven. There, in the Serene Palace of Heavenly Justice, St Peter is waiting to tell them ... Read more

    $6.79 USD

  • Audiobook

    The Crooked Road

    by Morris West ...
    Narrated by Peter Hosking ...


    5 hours 43 min

    Richard Ashley is a journalist who cares about the truth, and he's about to break the greatest story of his career. Italy's ruling clique is rotten to the core. A scandal centred around Vittorio, Duke of Orgagna, points to a web of corruption and deceit emanating from his estate in the south. But Ashley finds that the truth is not all it seems when he falls in love with Orgagna's wife. Everything ... Read more

    $24.99 USD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Cry Havoc!

    The Crooked Road to Civil War, 1861

    Narrated by Michael Prichard ...


    9 hours 53 min

    In early March 1861, civil war loomed. By late April, Americans had begun to kill their fellow citizens. Cry Havoc! recounts in riveting detail the events that divided the states and reveals how quirks of timing, character, and place all conspired to transform the nation into a battlefield. Nelson Lankford, author of Richmond Burning, chronicles the eight critical weeks that began with Lincoln's ... Read more

    $17.99 USD or free with audiobook trial

  • The Rushing

    Manbaby and the Crooked Road to the Big Time

    by Don Alberts ...
    Book Review Drug addiction afflicted many creative artists in the 1960s, a decade fraught with violence and unrest. A fertile period for immense talent to grow and a time of intellectual pondering and forceful criticism of established institutions, this difficult point in our history bridged the gap between conservative convention centered on old-fashioned traditions and liberal experimentation to ... Read more

    $9.99 USD