Wolf Haas has forged one of modern noir's best detective series in the adventures of Inspector Simon Brenner.  Readers can now relish tracing back to Brenner's first big case: the suspicious death of two Americans atop an Alpine Village ski mountain. 

July 25: On this day in 1834 Samuel Taylor Coleridge died of heart disease at the age of sixty-one.

Crime fiction legends Dennis Lehane and Michael Connelly discuss the new book that unites their beloved sleuths Patrick Kenzie and Harry Bosch.