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Ebooks Minnesota adds Poisoned Pen Press titles


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Ebooks Minnesota has recently gained almost 400 titles from Poisoned Pen Press.  As you can probably guess from the publisher name, these books are mysteries, thrillers, and crime fiction.  Established in 1997, Poisoned Pen Press, one of the largest independent publishers of hardcover mysteries in the world, offers titles from award-winning writers.  For a taste of what you can expect from Poisoned Pen, take a look at these titles:

The Serpent Pool: A Lake District Mystery by Martin Edwards (Edwards is an Edgar award-winning crime writer.  A traditional British mysery, The Serpent Pool is the fourth in Edward's Lake District series, and some think the best.)

Muzzled: A Kate Turner, D.V.M. Mystery by Eileen Brady (The first book in the Dr. Kate Turner DVM Series, Muzzled, has a fast moving plot with plenty of twists and turns to keep the reader guessing.)

Dead Man's Switch: A Kate Reilly Racing Mystery by Tammy Kaehler (The first in the auto-racing mystery series, this book has recieved praise from readers for it's accuracy of the sport.  Fasten your seat belts and get ready for an exciting read.)

Mercury's Rise: A Silver Rush Mystery by Ann Parker (This historical mystery takes place in the old west, and is the fourth book in this award winning series.  Parker smoothly combines personal dramas and detection with historical detail.)


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Beth Staats

Beth is one of three Reference Outreach & Instruction Librarians with Minitex. She holds a BA in History from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, and a Master's Degree in Library and Information Studies from the University of Wisconsin, Madison.  You can reach her by phone at 612-624-7873 or email at fried004@umn.edu.