Le French Book


Le French Book handpicks, translates and publishes top crime fiction choices from France—a place whose very name evokes the good life, food, wine, lovely countryside, and of course, noir. France offers readers more: procedurals, cozies, espionage and other suspense novels that have that very French combination of pleasure seeking and creativity, sophistication, and European perspective.

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The Bleiberg Project Le French Book

An adrenaline-packed ride to save the world from a horrific conspiracy straight out of the darkest hours of history. Are Hitler’s atrocities really over? For depressive Wall Street trader Jeremy Corbin, absolute truths become undeniable lies overnight. He finds out his long-lost father is dead, he discovers his boss's real identity, and he ends up boarding a plane to Zurich. He has a Nazi medallion in his pocket, a hot CIA bodyguard next to him, and a clearly dangerous Mossad agent on his tail. What was his father investigating? Why was his mother assassinated? Why are unknown sides fighting over him with automatic weapons? Can the conspiracy be stopped? This fast-paced thriller full of humor and humanity was an instant sensation in France.


Backstabbing in Beaujolais Le French Book

Vintage rivalries make a "perfect mystery to read with a glass of vino in hand." The Winemaker Detective goes to Beaujolais in a French-style cozy mystery for lovers of food and drink, amateur sleuth stories or anything set in France.  A business magnate calls on wine expert Benjamin Cooker to kickstart his new wine business in Beaujolais, sparking bitter rivalries. Can the Winemaker Detective and his assistant keep calculating real estate agents, taciturn winegrowers, dubious wine merchants and suspicious deaths from delaying delivery of the world-famous Beaujolais Nouveau? Another adventure in this made-for-TV mystery series set in France. Both a wine novel and a mystery.  "Riveting from the first page as the mystery simmers until it is smartly deduced." —The Discerning Reader 



Vital Links Le French Book

A detective’s dogged quest for the truth reveals more than he bargained for. Newly appointed to lead a squad at the elite Paris Criminal Investigation Division, Nico Sirsky catches a challenging homicide case that plunges him into toxic police rivalries and harsh personal realizations, changing forever his approach to police work. This prequel to the award-winning Paris Homicide series by “the French Michael Connelly” transports readers to the French capital, where fighting crime is always personal.