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A catered cat wedding - a mystery with recipes by Crawford, Isis, author. A catered cat wedding - a mystery with recipes

Aug 10, 2018
A cry in the night by Clark, Mary Higgins. A cry in the night

Mary Higgins Clark, the New York Times bestselling "Queen of Suspense" shares another story filled with intrigue and mystery. When Jenny MacPartland meets the man of her dreams while working in a New York art gallery, she's ecstatic. Painter Erich Krueger -- whose exquisite landscapes are making him a huge success -- is handsome, sensitive...and utterly in love with her. They marry quickly and Jenny plans a loving home on Erich's vast Minnesota farm. But lonely days and eerie nights strain her n

Aug 16, 2018
A deadly habit - a Charles Paris mystery by Brett, Simon, author. A deadly habit - a Charles Paris mystery

Having landed a small part in a new West End play, The Habit of Faith, Charles Paris is dismayed to discover that his good fortune has been orchestrated by his be^te noire, the now-famous screen actor Justin Grover. But why has Grover become involved in this relatively obscure production - and why has he roped in Charles to star?

Aug 12, 2018
A forgotten place - a Bess Crawford mystery by Todd, Charles, author. A forgotten place - a Bess Crawford mystery

"Though the Great War has ended, Bess Crawford finds herself caught in deadly circumstances on a remote Welsh headland in this tenth entry from the acclaimed New York Times bestselling author"--

Aug 13, 2018
A Gentleman's Murder by Huang, Christopher A Gentleman's Murder

Aug 12, 2018
A gift of bones / A Sarah Booth Delaney Mystery by Haines, Carolyn, author. A gift of bones / A Sarah Booth Delaney Mystery

Aug 16, 2018
A killer maize by Shelton, Paige, author. A killer maize

"The last person Becca expects to run into at the Swayton County Fall Festival is her ex-husband, Scott Triplett, who's operating a shooting gallery. Honesty was not always Scott's policy, and their unexpected reunion is further complicated when the festival becomes a crime scene. On Becca's second day there, Ferris wheel operator Virgil Morrison is found hanging from his rickety ride, dead from a gunshot"--Page 4 of cover.

Aug 13, 2018
A measure of darkness - a novel by Kellerman, Jonathan, author. A measure of darkness - a novel

It's been a busy year for Alameda County Coroner's Deputy Clay Edison. He's solved a decades-old crime and redeemed an innocent man--earning himself a suspension in the process. Things are getting serious with his girlfriend. And his brother's fresh out of prison, bringing with him a great big basket of crazy. Then the call comes in the middle of the night. It's a bad one. A party in West Oakland. An argument with the neighbors. A crowd in the street. Two guns, firing at random, spreading chaos

Aug 13, 2018
A Murder by Any Name - An Elizabethan Spy Mystery by Wolfe, Suzanne M. A Murder by Any Name - An Elizabethan Spy Mystery

Aug 10, 2018
A Sorrowful Sanctuary - A Lane Winslow Mystery by Whishaw, Iona A Sorrowful Sanctuary - A Lane Winslow Mystery

Aug 10, 2018
A tale of two murders by Redmond, Heather, 1969- author. A tale of two murders

On the eve of the Victorian era, London has a new sleuth . . .In the winter of 1835, young Charles Dickens is a journalist on the rise at the Evening Chronicle. Invited to dinner at the estate of the newspaper's co-editor, Charles is smitten with his boss's daughter, vivacious nineteen-year-old Kate Hogarth. They are having the best of times when a scream shatters the pleasant evening. Charles, Kate, and her father rush to the neighbors' home, where Miss Christiana Lugoson lies unconscious on th

Aug 12, 2018
A willing murder by Deveraux, Jude, author. A willing murder

Aug 10, 2018
Against nature by Barrett, Casey, author. Against nature

P.I. Duck Darley has settled into an unlikely domestic routine with a wealthy divorce´e and her precocious eight-year-old son. But old nightmares return when a desperate text from Cass Kimball, the former partner Duck once took a bullet to protect, lures him back into sworn-off vices and the sinister world of professional sports. Cass cries murder after her boyfriend tumbles to his death in the Catskills while researching the tragic doping experiments that changed the lives of East German Olympi

Aug 16, 2018
All in by Gardner, Lily, author. All in

"The third noir mystery featuring P.I. Lennox Cooper, a smart detective, a smart poker player, and one of today's boldest heroines in the sorority of lonesome gumshoes."--Publisher's description.

Aug 16, 2018
Aunt Dimity & the king's ransom by Atherton, Nancy, author. Aunt Dimity & the king's ransom

"On a dull and dreary October day, Lori Shepherd and her husband Bill set off for the historic town of Rye, on the southeast coast of England, for a quiet weekend together without the kids. Bill must first pay a visit to a reclusive client--but after Lori drops him off, a powerful storm drives her off course and leaves her stranded in an ancient, rambling inn called The King's Ransom. When Lori is spooked by ghostly noises in the night, Aunt Dimity reminds her rather tartly that not all ghosts i

Aug 10, 2018
Barlow laid bare by McAllister, John (Mystery author), author. Barlow laid bare

"Barlow needs every ignorant bone in his body to survive against an unknown enemy who is using witchcraft to bring him down. An old adversary of Barlow is murdered during a witchcraft ceremony involving group sex. Then a second man is killed with Barlow's own pistol. In both cases Barlow cannot supply an alibi. All of which delights District Inspector Harvey, because if Barlow doesn't hang he'll spend the rest of his life in jail. Meantime, rain falls and the water in the rivers rise until, like

Aug 16, 2018
Bibliomysteries - stories of crime in the world of books and bookstores. Volume two by Bibliomysteries - stories of crime in the world of books and bookstores. Volume two

Provided by amazon.com.

Aug 16, 2018
Big Sister by Bartlett, Don (TRN)/ Staalesen, Gunnar Big Sister

Aug 13, 2018
Bird, bath, and beyond - an agent to the paws mystery by Copperman, E. J., 1957- author. Bird, bath, and beyond - an agent to the paws mystery

"The second in this hilarious cozy mystery series features a woman who is a talent agent for show biz animals and discovers that she has a talent herself: solving crimes. "Admirers of old comedy sketches and anyone looking for a laugh-out-loud mystery should pick up this series launch by Copperman." --Library Journal (starred) on Dog Dish of Doom "Readers will root for Kay to be more than pals with Sam Gibson, proprietor of Cool Beans coffee house--and, of course, to keep Bruno as more than a cl

Aug 10, 2018
Black Diamond Fall by Olshan, Joseph Black Diamond Fall

Aug 10, 2018
Blessed be the wicked - an Abish Taylor mystery by Bartley, D. A., author. Blessed be the wicked - an Abish Taylor mystery

Aug 16, 2018
Bruno, chief of police by Walker, Martin, 1947 January 23- Bruno, chief of police

Aug 16, 2018
Buried angels by Läckberg, Camilla, 1974- author. Buried angels

A family vanishes from their home on an idyllic island off the Swedish coast. They have left everything behind - including their one-year-old daughter, Ebba. Now, years later, Ebba has returned to the island. She and her husband have suffered the loss of their only child and are looking to make a fresh start. But within days, their house is the target of an arson attack....

Aug 16, 2018
Burning Ridge by Mizushima, Margaret Burning Ridge

Aug 13, 2018
Bury the lead by Mayor, Archer, author. Bury the lead

Aug 10, 2018
Catiline conspiracy by Roberts, John Moaddox Catiline conspiracy

Aug 12, 2018
Christmas cake murder by Fluke, Joanne, 1943- author. Christmas cake murder

Aug 10, 2018
Cobra clutch - a "Hammerhead" Jed mystery by Devlin, A. J., 1978- Cobra clutch - a "Hammerhead" Jed mystery

A mystery set in the world of independent pro-wrestling, where the protagonist, "Hammerhead" Jed Ounstead, is a former pro-wrestling star who left the industry due to a tragedy. Haunted by the past, Jed re-enters the pro-wrestling scene when an old friend begs for his help, and when that friend is brutally murdered, Jed becomes determined to find the killer.

Aug 10, 2018
Cold bayou by Hambly, Barbara, author. Cold bayou

"New Orleans, 1839. Despite his misgivings, Benjamin January has agreed to play the piano at the wedding of wealthy French Creole landowner Veryl St-Chinian. All is not well, for the marriage of 67-year-old, profoundly infatuated Uncle Veryl to an 18-year-old Irish tavern-slut spells potential disaster for everyone in the inter-married Viellard and St-Chinian clans. But the old man is determined to marry Miss Ellie Trask, and nothing will stand in his way. On the isolated plantation of Cold Bayo

Aug 13, 2018
Crisis by Francis, Felix Crisis

Aug 12, 2018
Dark places - a Red River mystery by Wortham, Reavis Z., author. Dark places - a Red River mystery

"At the tail end of 1967, the Parker family once again finds it impossible to hide from a world spinning out of control. Fourteen-year-old Top still can't fit in with their Center Springs, Texas, community or forget recent, vicious crimes. His near-twin cousin Pepper, desperate to escape her own demons, rashly joins the Flower Children flocking to California--just as two businessmen are kidnapped and murdered in the Red River bottoms on the same night a deadly hit and run kills a farmer. Constab

Aug 12, 2018
Dark Sky Island - A Jennifer Dorey Mystery by Dearman, Lara Dark Sky Island - A Jennifer Dorey Mystery

Aug 13, 2018
Dark tide rising - a William Monk novel by Perry, Anne, author. Dark tide rising - a William Monk novel

"When a ransom exchange turns violent in the latest mystery from New York Times bestselling author Anne Perry, Commander William Monk faces an unthinkable possibility: betrayal by his own men. Local businessman Harry Exeter doesn't want the aid of the Thames River Police in tracking down the men who kidnapped his wife, Kate. He only asks them to help him navigate Jacob's Island, a creepy mass of decrepit buildings where he will hand off a large sum of money in exchange for her life. But when the

Aug 16, 2018
Dead firefly by Houston, Victoria, 1945- author. Dead firefly

"Murder She Wrote meets Fargo in the nineteenth installment of the "engaging" (Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine), critically acclaimed Loon Lake mystery series. "My wife and the CEO of my company just tried to run over me." Doc Osborne is startled by the unexpected words tumbling out of the mouth of a fellow AA member, a recently remarried lead accountant for an under-construction luxury fly fishing lodge preserve. Doc tries to alert Chief Lew Ferris, but she is tied up with law enforcement t

Aug 16, 2018
Dead if you don't by James, Peter, 1948- author. Dead if you don't

A parent's worst nightmare is Grace's deadliest case...Kipp Brown, successful businessman and compulsive gambler, is having the worst run of luck of his life. He's beginning to lose big style. However, taking his teenage son, Mungo, to their club's big Saturday afternoon football match should have given him a welcome respite, if only for a few hours. But it' at the stadium where his nightmare begins.Within minutes of arriving at the game, Kipp bumps into a client. He takes his eye of Mungo for a

Aug 12, 2018
Death at sea - Montalbano's early cases by Camilleri, Andrea. Death at sea - Montalbano's early cases

"Originally published in Italian as: Morte in mare aperto e altre indagini del giovane Montalbano, by Sellerio Editore, Palermo."-

Aug 13, 2018
Death in blue folders by Maron, Margaret, author. Death in blue folders

Aug 16, 2018
Death of a butterfly by Maron, Margaret, author. Death of a butterfly

"New York City Police Lieutenant Sigrid Harald finds herself investigating a case involving blackmail, half a million dollars worth of stolen jewels, and murder"--NoveList.

Aug 16, 2018
Death of a neighborhood Scrooge by Levine, Laura, 1943- author. Death of a neighborhood Scrooge

Aug 10, 2018
Death of a Rainmaker - A Dust Bowl Mystery by Loewenstein, Laurie Death of a Rainmaker - A Dust Bowl Mystery

Aug 10, 2018
Death of a Russian Doll - A Vintage Toy Shop Mystery by Early, Barbara Death of a Russian Doll - A Vintage Toy Shop Mystery

Aug 10, 2018
Death on the menu by Burdette, Lucy, author. Death on the menu

Hayley Snow, fiery food critic for Key Zest magazine, has just landed a ticket to one of the most prestigious events in Key West: a high-brow three-day conference at the Harry Truman Little White House. Even though she'll be working the event helping her mother's fledgling catering business, there's plenty of spicy gossip to go around. But just before her mother's decadent flan is put to the test, Key West's most prized possession, Hemingway's Nobel prize gold medal for The Old Man and the Sea,

Aug 13, 2018
Decanting a murder - a sommelier mystery by Nettmann, Nadine, 1980- author. Decanting a murder - a sommelier mystery

Aug 12, 2018
Decanting a murder - a sommelier mystery by Nettmann, Nadine, 1980- author. Decanting a murder - a sommelier mystery

Katie Stillwell, practicing for her Sommelier Certification, is thrown off by the discovery of a body at an exclusive Napa Valley winery party. When evidence points to Katie's friend, Katie drops everything to work on clearing Tessa's name, and in the process she learns that everyone's secrets must be uncovered--including hers.

Aug 13, 2018
Deck the hounds by Rosenfelt, David, author. Deck the hounds

"Reluctant lawyer Andy Carpenter doesn't usually stop to help others, but seeing a dog next to a homeless man inspires him to give the pair some money to help. It's just Andy's luck that things don't end there. Soon after Andy's encounter with them, man and dog are attacked in the middle of the night on the street. The dog defends its new owner, and the erstwhile attacker is bitten but escapes. But the dog is quarantined and the man, Don Carrigan, is heartbroken. Andy's wife Laurie can't resist

Aug 16, 2018
Displaced by Nadel, Barbara Displaced

Aug 16, 2018
Don't eat me by Cotterill, Colin, author. Don't eat me

"Between getting into a tangle with a corrupt local judge, and discovering a disturbing black-market business, Dr. Siri Paiboun, the ex-national coroner of Laos and his friend Inspector Phosy have their hands full in the thirteenth installment of Colin Cotterill's quirky, critically acclaimed series. Dr. Siri Paiboun, the ex-national coroner of Laos, may have more experience dissecting bodies than making art, but when he manages to smuggle a fancy movie camera into the country he devises a plan

Aug 13, 2018
Down the Broken Road - A Rachel Carver Mystery by Backlund, J. R. Down the Broken Road - A Rachel Carver Mystery

Aug 10, 2018
Escape from Sunset Grove by Lindgren, Minna, 1963- author. Escape from Sunset Grove

"Change is afoot at Sunset Grove retirement home, and its residents aren't impressed. Under threat from falling masonry, best friends Irma and Siiri are forced out of their home to negotiate twenty-first-century living in the centre of Helsinki. Their new surroundings throw up an endless number of daily challenges, from caring for the ailing Anna-Lisa to the mystery of which of the many remotes controls the TV. The pair are joined by growing numbers of friends in their flat-share, and their new

Aug 12, 2018
Evan's gate by Bowen, Rhys. Evan's gate

Welsh constable Evan Evans has found the most delightful shepherd's cottage, but before he seals the deal, a five-year-old vanishes from a seaside caravan park-- and he must consider all the suspects. But he can't help wondering if the abduction is related to the disappearance of another girl, twenty-five years ago. Now, as he and his fiancee try to buid their dream house, he must also build a difficult case against a possible double murder.

Aug 16, 2018
Feral Attraction by Watkins, Eileen Feral Attraction

Aug 13, 2018
Final resting place by Putnam, Jonathan F., author. Final resting place

"Twenty-nine-year-old Abraham Lincoln has spent his entire adult life running from his past--from the poverty of the dirt-floor log cabin where he was raised, from the dominion of his uneducated father, and from a failed early courtship. But now, Lincoln's past is racing back to haunt him. It is the summer of 1838, and Springfield is embroiled in a tumultuous, violent political season. All of Springfield's elite have gathered at a grand party to celebrate the Fourth of July. Spirits are high--un

Aug 12, 2018
Four funerals and maybe a wedding by Bowen, Rhys, author. Four funerals and maybe a wedding

"In the days leading up to her wedding to Darcy O'Mara, Lady Georgiana Rannoch takes on the responsibilities of a grand estate, but proving she can run a household just may be the death of her in the new Royal Spyness Mystery from the New York Times bestselling author of On Her Majesty's Frightfully Secret Service. If only Darcy and I had eloped! What I thought would be a simple wedding has been transformed into a grand affair, thanks to the attendance of the queen, who has offered up the prince

Aug 12, 2018
Fugitive from the grave by Marston, Edward, author. Fugitive from the grave

1817. Upon receiving a letter from an old family friend, Catherine Van Emden returns from Holland to find her father dead. She refuses to believe the middle-aged man died of natural causes, and the suspicious circumstances of his life during the past few months compel her to ask Peter and Paul Skillen for help. Why would a successful engineer suddenly begin begging for alms on the streets? Had he refused to ask for help, or was he prevented from doing so? When his body is revealed missing from t

Aug 13, 2018
Glitter bomb by Childs, Laura. Glitter bomb

Aug 10, 2018
Goodbye Cruller World by Bolton, Ginger Goodbye Cruller World

Aug 10, 2018
Hunting the Saturday Night Strangler - a bitter wind mystery by Wendelboe, C. M, author. Hunting the Saturday Night Strangler - a bitter wind mystery

Former homicide detective Arn Anderson joins forces with TV reporter Ana Maria Villarreal to track down a killer terrorizing the ranches and local watering holes of Cheyenne.

Aug 12, 2018
Icepick by DePoy, Phillip, author Icepick

Foggy Moscowitz is shocked when ID found on a body in the bay suggests it's his close Brooklyn friend, Pan Pan Washington, and the car involved belongs to one of their old associates, Sammy 'Icepick' Franks. What message is Icepick trying to send Foggy, and why? The children who found the body were looking for their mother - one of twenty-seven women missing from John Horse's Seminole tribe, and Foggy immediately takes the pair under his wing as they follow a disturbing trail. Is John right a

Aug 12, 2018
Idyll hands - a Thomas Lynch novel by Gayle, Stephanie, 1975- author. Idyll hands - a Thomas Lynch novel

"In the small, sleepy town of Idyll, Connecticut, Police Chief Thomas Lynch assists police officer Michael Finnegan to uncover clues to his sister's disappearance two decades ago. Charleston, Massachusetts, 1972: Rookie cop Michael Finnegan gets a call from his mother. His youngest sister, Susan, has disappeared, the same sister who ran away two years earlier. Anxious not to waste police resources, Finnegan advises his family to wait and search on their own. But a week turns into two decades, a

Aug 13, 2018
If the Coffin Fits - A Funeral Parlor Mystery by Bell, Lillian If the Coffin Fits - A Funeral Parlor Mystery

Aug 13, 2018
In Cold Chocolate - A Southern Chocolate Shop Mystery by St. James, Dorothy In Cold Chocolate - A Southern Chocolate Shop Mystery

Aug 10, 2018
In the Darkest Hour - A Gin Sullivan Mystery by Carlisle, Anna In the Darkest Hour - A Gin Sullivan Mystery

Aug 13, 2018
In the presence of evil by Bayard, Tania, author. In the presence of evil

"Paris, 1393. Scribe Christine de Pizan dreads going to the palace to work, where people believe the mad king can be cured with magic. But a certain spell book leaves murdered bodies in its wake. Then Hugues de Precy is murdered and his wife, Alix, is blamed. Can Christine prove Alix's innocence and save her from being burned at the stake?"--Publisher's description.

Aug 16, 2018
In Want of a Knife - A Little Library Mystery by Buzzelli, Elizabeth Kane In Want of a Knife - A Little Library Mystery

Aug 13, 2018
Kindred spirits by Bannister, Jo, author. Kindred spirits

"A kidnap attempt outside the school gates in broad daylight convinces Gabriel Ash that his renegade wife is trying to steal their sons from him. Only the intervention of his friend Constable Hazel Best kept them safe. It's a simple if alarming explanation, but is it the truth? Hazel uncovers disturbing information about another crime, the repercussions of which are still threatening innocent lives seventeen years later. Once again Hazel finds herself at loggerheads with her superiors. Did they

Aug 16, 2018
Knot my sister's keeper by Marks, Mary, author. Knot my sister's keeper

Quilter Martha Rose teams up with the half-sister she never knew she had to unravel the truth surrounding the mysterious disappearance and possible murder of their father--an investigation that reveals dark secrets and some unfinished family business.

Aug 12, 2018
Lark! the herald angels sing - a Meg Langslow mystery by Andrews, Donna, author. Lark! the herald angels sing - a Meg Langslow mystery

Aug 16, 2018
Lethal White by Galbraith, Robert Lethal White

Aug 13, 2018
Mardi Gras Murder - A Cajun Country Mystery by Byron, Ellen Mardi Gras Murder - A Cajun Country Mystery

Aug 10, 2018
Mercy's chase by Lourey, Jess, 1970- author. Mercy's chase

Aug 13, 2018
Mexican hat by McGarrity, Michael. Mexican hat

Aug 16, 2018
Midnight snacks are murder by Klein, Libby (Mystery author), author. Midnight snacks are murder

Between trying to get her gluten-free baking business off the ground and helping her aunt remodel her old Victorian into the Butterfly House Bed and Breakfast in Cape May, New Jersey, Poppy is ready to call "Mayday!" And now Aunt Ginny - who's a handful wide-awake - is sleepwalking on her new sleeping pill prescription and helping herself to neighbors' snacks and knickknacks. Even more alarming, a local humanitarian who worked with troubled teens is found murdered, and the police suspect the "Sn

Aug 12, 2018
Mission impawsible by Davis, Krista, author. Mission impawsible

In the pet-friendly town of Wagtail, Virginia, Holly Miller and her grandmother, Oma, are working their tails off to prepare the Sugar Maple Inn for an upcoming matchmaking event for pet owners. While Holly has no interest in pairing up, Oma plans on playing Cupid and finding someone to warm her reluctant granddaughter's heart. Unfortunately, one man Holly does meet is cold--dead cold--and he has a personal letter from Oma in his pocket. As suspicion is cast over the inn's guests, Holly--with th

Aug 13, 2018
Moving Targets by Easley, Warren C. Moving Targets

Aug 13, 2018
Murder at Ochre Court by Maxwell, Alyssa, author. Murder at Ochre Court

In the summer of 1898, reporter Emma Cross investigates a shocking death among the bright lights of Newport's high society . . .After a disappointing year as a society columnist for the Herald and staying with her more well-heeled Vanderbilt relatives in New York City, Emma has returned to the salty air, glittering ocean vistas, and grand stately mansions of Newport, Rhode Island, more determined than ever to report on hard news. But for now she’s covering the social event of the season at Ochre

Aug 12, 2018
Murder by Suggestion by Heley, Veronica Murder by Suggestion

Aug 10, 2018
Murder on Memory Lake by Griffo, J. D., author. Murder on Memory Lake

"For Alberta Scaglione, her golden years are turning out much more differently than she expected--and much more deadly... Alberta Scaglione's spinster aunt had some secrets--like the fortune she squirreled away and a secret lake house in Tranquility, New Jersey. More surprising: she's left it all to Alberta. Alberta, a widow, is no spring chicken and she's gotten used to disappointment. So having a beautiful view, surrounded by hydrangeas, honeysuckle, and her cat, Lola, sounds blissful after ye

Aug 12, 2018
Murder on Millionaires' Row by Lindsey, Erin Murder on Millionaires' Row

Aug 10, 2018
Mycroft and Sherlock by Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem/ Waterhouse, Anna Mycroft and Sherlock

Aug 12, 2018
Nameless serenade - nocturne for Commissario Ricciardi by De Giovanni, Maurizio, 1958- author. Nameless serenade - nocturne for Commissario Ricciardi

"A Commissario Ricciardi Neapolitan mystery that packs a real punch. Years ago, Vinnie Sannino left Naples on a ship bound for America, where he found fame and wealth as a boxer. But his gilded life in the new world came to an abrupt end when, during a fight, with a heavy punch to the head of his opponent, Vinnie killed a man in the ring. Now, Vinnie's back in Italy, pining for the woman he left behind. Cettina, however, is now a married woman. She was, at least, until recently when her husband

Aug 16, 2018
One coffee with by Maron, Margaret, author. One coffee with

Aug 16, 2018
Only to sleep - a Philip Marlowe novel by Osborne, Lawrence, 1958- author. Only to sleep - a Philip Marlowe novel

"Commissioned by the Raymond Chandler estate, Lawrence Osborne brings one of literature's most enduring detectives back to life - as Private Investigator Philip Marlowe returns for one last adventure"--

Aug 10, 2018
Pairing a deception - a sommelier mystery by Nettmann, Nadine, 1980- author. Pairing a deception - a sommelier mystery

Aug 12, 2018
Past imperfect by Maron, Margaret, author. Past imperfect

Grieving over the deaths of a fellow officer and her artist lover, NYPD lieutenant Sigrid Harald is swept into New York's fashionable art world, where she discovers an undercurrent of treachery.

Aug 16, 2018
Penned by Brady, Eileen Penned

Aug 10, 2018
Pick and chews by Johnston, Linda O., author. Pick and chews

As a technician for a local vet and the owner of the Barkery & Biscuits dog bakery, Carrie Kennersly is proud to give back to the community by helping out with a rescue animal adoption event. She's also happy to be in a relationship with veterinarian Dr. Reed Storme, despite his repeated pleas for her to butt out of the murder cases she keeps finding herself involved with. But when Reed is accused of killing nasty Dr. Raela Fellner, a former veterinary colleague who is now trying to compete with

Aug 16, 2018
Poppy Harmon investigates by Hollis, Lee, author. Poppy Harmon investigates

Lee Hollis begins a delightful new series in which Poppy Harmon and her friends find that life after retirement can be much busier—and deadlier—than any of them ever anticipated . . .When Poppy goes from complacent retiree to penniless widow in a matter of weeks, the idea of spending her golden years as the biggest charity case in Palm Springs renders her speechless. With no real skills and nothing left to lose, Poppy uses her obsession with true crime shows to start a career as a private eye .

Aug 12, 2018
Read and Gone - A Haunted Library Mystery by Brook, Allison Read and Gone - A Haunted Library Mystery

Aug 13, 2018
Remember Tokyo - A Foreign Affairs Mystery by Wilkshire, Nick Remember Tokyo - A Foreign Affairs Mystery

Aug 10, 2018
Rescued by Rosenfelt, David, author. Rescued

"Defense lawyer Andy Carpenter is reluctant to take on any more cases. He'd much rather spend his time working for his dog rescue organization, the Tara Foundation, than find himself back in a courtroom. However, when a truck carrying over seventy dogs from the South to the rescue-friendly northeast turns up with a murdered driver, Andy can't help but get involved. Of course Andy is eager to help the dogs, many of whom come to the Tara Foundation while awaiting forever homes-- it's the man accus

Aug 12, 2018
Residue by McGarrity, Michael, author. Residue

"Retired police chief Kevin Kerney returns--this time as the prime suspect in a brutal cold-case murder. A long-unsolved mystery gets a grim new break when the bones of Kim Ward are unearthed in Las Cruces, New Mexico, forty-five years after her disappearance. Suspicion swiftly falls on her old college boyfriend: none other than retired police chief Kevin Kerney. The chief's hopes of clearing his name look bleak in the face of damning evidence compiled against him by State Police Lieutenant Clay

Aug 16, 2018
Shadow of the hangman by Marston, Edward, author. Shadow of the hangman

1815. Peter and Paul Skillen, identical twins and fearless thief-takers, stalk all who dare to walk in the shadow of the hangman. When they catch a notorious burglar, they claim a handsome reward and infuriate the Bow Street Runners who believe they have a monopoly on policing in the capital. The Home Secretary, Viscount Sidmouth, faces a crisis. During a massacre of American prisoners of war at Dartmoor, two escape and come to London in search of retribution. If their demands are not met, Sidmo

Aug 12, 2018
Shell game by Paretsky, Sara, author. Shell game

"Sara Paretsky follows her instant New York Times bestseller Fallout--her most widely read novel in years--with an extraordinary adventure that pits her acclaimed detective, V.I. Warshawski, against some of today's most powerful figures. Legendary sleuthV.I. Warshawski returns to the Windy City to save an old friend's nephew from a murder arrest. The case involves a stolen artifact that could implicate a shadowy network of international criminals. As V.I. investigates, the detective soon finds h

Aug 16, 2018
Silver anniversary murder - a Lucy Stone mystery by Meier, Leslie, author. Silver anniversary murder - a Lucy Stone mystery

Aug 10, 2018
Stone Cold, Stone Dead - A Mystery Set in Somerset and London by Duffy, Margaret Stone Cold, Stone Dead - A Mystery Set in Somerset and London

Aug 10, 2018
Sweet after death by Giambanco, V. M., author. Sweet after death

In the dead of winter, homicide detective Alice Madison is sent to the remote town of Ludlow, Washington, to investigate an unspeakable crime. Together with her partner, detective sergeant Kevin Brown, and crime scene investigator Amy Sorensen, Madison must first understand the killer's motives, but the dark mountains that surround Ludlow are the perfect refuge for anyone trying to keep their secrets. When the killer strikes again, the three Seattle police officers find themselves under siege. A

Aug 12, 2018
Sweet little lies - a novel by Frear, Caz, author. Sweet little lies - a novel

"In this gripping debut procedural, a young London policewoman must probe dark secrets buried deep in her own family’s past to solve a murder and a long-ago disappearance. Your father is a liar. But is he a killer? Even liars tell the truth… sometimes. Twenty-six-year-old Cat Kinsella overcame a troubled childhood to become a Detective Constable with the Metropolitan Police Force, but she’s never been able to banish these ghosts. When she’s called to the scene of a murder in Islington, not far f

Aug 13, 2018
Tail of the dragon by Di Marco, Connie, 1945- author. Tail of the dragon

A rare astrological event could help San Francisco astrologer Julia Bonatti avoid a deadly destiny. Julia Bonatti loves the freedom of working for herself as a professional astrologer. But after receiving several unexpected bills, she considers a temp job offer from her old boss a stroke of luck too good to pass up. On her first day, the posh law office becomes a crime scene when one of the partners is found dead. Julia discovers that a series of death threats have been sent to several employees

Aug 16, 2018
The Angel in the Glass by Clare, Alys The Angel in the Glass

Aug 10, 2018
The angel in the glass by Clare, Alys, author. The angel in the glass

1604. When the emaciated body of a vagrant is found on the edge of the moor, it's the verdict of physician Gabriel Taverner that the man died of natural causes - but is all as it seems? Who was the dead man, and why had he come to the small West Country village of Tavy St Luke's to die cold, sick and alone? With no one claiming to have known him, his identity remains a mystery. Then a discovery found buried in a nearby field throws a strange new light on the case ... and in attempting to find th

Aug 13, 2018
The Antiquities Hunter by Bohnhoff, Maya Kaathryn The Antiquities Hunter

Aug 13, 2018
The big book of female detectives by Penzler, Otto (EDT) The big book of female detectives

"Edgar Award-winning editor Otto Penzler's new anthology brings together the most cunning, resourceful, and brilliant female sleuths in mystery fiction. A Vintage Crime/Black Lizard Original. For the first time ever, Otto Penzler gathers the most iconic women of the detective canon over the past 150 years, captivating and surprising readers in equal measure. The 74 handpicked stories in this collection introduce us to the most determined of gumshoe gals, from debutant detectives like Anna Kathar

Aug 10, 2018
The big con by Phillips, Adam Walker, 1971- author. The big con

Aug 13, 2018
The breakers by Muller, Marcia, author. The breakers

On a foggy summer morning, private investigator Sharon McCone receives a call from her former neighbors, the Curleys. Their usually dependable daughter Chelle hasn't been answering their calls for weeks. Would Sharon check on her? Sharon arranges to visit the building Chelle had been living in and rehabbing in southwest San Francisco. Once it was a nightclub and bar, she learns, and a favorite destination for the city's elite during Prohibition. But there's something sinister about the space, an

Aug 13, 2018
The butterfly conspiracy by Conroy, Vivian, author. The butterfly conspiracy

Miss Merula Merriweather is not like other women her age: instead of hunting for a husband at balls and soirees she spends her time in a conservatory hatching exotic creatures. As the Royal Zoological Society won't accept a woman's accomplishments, she has her uncle Rupert take credit for her achievements. But at a zoological lecture, the guest of honor dies after contact with one of Merula's butterflies, and Merula's uncle is arrested for murder. In an attempt to safeguard evidence to prove his

Aug 12, 2018
The cats came back by Kelly, Sofie, 1958- author. The cats came back

"Small-town librarian Kathleen Paulson often seems to gets mixed up in murder, but luckily, her very special cats always find a way to help her close a case. The charming Minnesota town of Mayville Heights is hosting a music festival, and the whole placeis bustling with musicians and tourists. Kathleen is looking forward to taking in some fabulous performances--and her two cats, Owen and Hercules, are looking forward to taking in some fabulous sardine crackers. But then the trio stumbles across

Aug 13, 2018
The Dark Cabin Murders by Gertcher, Frank L. The Dark Cabin Murders

Aug 10, 2018
The Darling Dahlias and the poinsettia puzzle by Albert, Susan Wittig, author. The Darling Dahlias and the poinsettia puzzle

Aug 16, 2018
The dead ringer - an Agatha Raisin mystery by Beaton, M. C, author. The dead ringer - an Agatha Raisin mystery

Aug 10, 2018
The Echo Man by Montanari, Richard The Echo Man

Aug 16, 2018
The End of Sunset Grove by Lindgren, Minna The End of Sunset Grove

Aug 10, 2018
The Frangipani Tree Mystery by Yu, Ovidia The Frangipani Tree Mystery

Aug 13, 2018
The Hour of Death - A Sister Agatha and Father Selwyn Mystery by Willan, Jane The Hour of Death - A Sister Agatha and Father Selwyn Mystery

Aug 10, 2018
The hypnotist - a Joona Linna novel by Kepler, Lars, author. The hypnotist - a Joona Linna novel

"A gruesome triple homicide attracts the interest of Detective Inspector Joona Linna, who demands to investigate the murders. There's only one surviving witness--the boy whose family was killed before his eyes. The boy was supposed to to be the fourth victim, but somehow he survived. He's suffered more than one hundred knife wounds and lapsed into a catatonic state. Desperate for information, Linna enlists Dr. Erik Maria Bark to hypnotize the boy, hoping to uncover the killer through his memorie

Aug 13, 2018
The Infinite Blacktop by Gran, Sara The Infinite Blacktop

Aug 16, 2018
The Judas judge by McGarrity, Michael. The Judas judge

Aug 16, 2018
The killing room by Montanari, Richard, author. The killing room

Aug 16, 2018
The lacemaker's secret - a Chloe Ellefson mystery by Ernst, Kathleen, 1959- author. The lacemaker's secret - a Chloe Ellefson mystery

Chloe discovers a body on a farm outside Green Bay while she's visiting a historic site and conferring with a friend about Belgian lacemaking.

Aug 12, 2018
The man who couldn't miss - a Stewart Hoag mystery by Handler, David, 1952- author. The man who couldn't miss - a Stewart Hoag mystery

"In the next novel in David Handler's Edgar award-winning series, Stewart "Hoagy" Hoag and his beloved basset hound, Lulu, investigate a murder in a fabled Connecticut summer playhouse. Hollywood ghostwriter Stewart "Hoagy" Hoag has chronicled the rise, fall, and triumphant return of many a celebrity. At last he's enjoying his own, very welcome second act. After hitting a creative slump following the success of his debut novel, Hoagy has found inspiration again. Ensconced with his faithful but c

Aug 13, 2018
The pint of no return / A Mystery by Alexander, Ellie, author. The pint of no return / A Mystery

"Amateur sleuth Sloan Krause returns in The Pint of No Return, another delightful cozy by Ellie Alexander--this time investigating a movie star who's murdered not long after arriving in Leavenworth, WA to film his latest project. No other festival compares to Oktoberfest in Leavenworth, Washington. The whole town is buzzing with excitement over this year's activities and eagerly awaiting Nitro's latest offering Cherrywizen, made with locally sourced cherries. But local brewmaster Sloan Krause is

Aug 13, 2018
The question of the dead mistress by Copperman, E. J., 1957- author. The question of the dead mistress

"Mrs. Washburn takes on the case of a woman who thinks her husband has a ghost mistress, but Samuel's Asperger's traits mean he does not believe in ghosts"--

Aug 12, 2018
The quiet side of passion by McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- author. The quiet side of passion

"Isabel becomes involved in a delicate paternity case in the twelfth installment of the beloved Isabel Dalhousie Series. Isabel finds herself befriended by Patricia, a single mother whose son, Basil, goes to school with Isabel's son. Isabel discovers that Basil is the product of an affair Patricia had with a well-known Edinburgh organist, also named Basil, who was, rumor has it, initially reluctant to contribute financially to the child's upkeep. Though Isabel doesn't really like Patricia, she t

Aug 13, 2018
The reckoning at Gossamer Pond by Wright, Jaime Jo, author. The reckoning at Gossamer Pond

Annalise knows painful memories hover beneath the pleasant faade of Gossamer Grove. But she is shocked when she inherits documents that reveal mysterious murders from a century ago. In this dual-time romantic suspense novel, two women, separated by a hundred years, must uncover the secrets within the borders of their town before its too late.

Aug 13, 2018
The Sara Elizabeth Mason mysteries. Volume 1, Murder rents a room, [and,] The crimson feather by Mason, Sara Elizabeth, author. The Sara Elizabeth Mason mysteries. Volume 1, Murder rents a room, [and,] The crimson feather

"Murder Rents A Room" : 'Come and stay at Cliff's Edge...it's the perfect place for a quiet little country getaway- if you don't mind a corpse or two!' Cliff's Edge mansion, in historic Green County, Alabama, is a bit run down, to be sure, but a line had been drawn at dead bodies - at least until now. When drop-dead gorgeous vamp Kitty Leigh Bolling - on her third husband and already on the lookout for a fourth - turns up at the old ancestral home, temperatures run high and the fur starts to fly

Aug 12, 2018
The Sara Elizabeth Mason mysteries. Volume 2, The house that hate built ; [and,] The whip by Mason, Sara Elizabeth, author. The Sara Elizabeth Mason mysteries. Volume 2, The house that hate built ; [and,] The whip

"The House That Hate Built" :This is the house that hate built. Who took the life of the much-hated wife? Who dwelt in the house that hate built? When widowed bank president James Clark wed a second time, to the previously married Margaret Branch, mother of glamorous divorcee Margo Branch, it was a dark day indeed for James Clark's blue-blooded spinster sisters, Elizabeth and Mary, who made it clear to Margaret Branch that she was beneath their notice socially, Margaret retaliated by having her

Aug 12, 2018
The sinners by Atkins, Ace, author. The sinners

"The Pritchards had never been worth a damn--an evil, greedy family who made their living dealing drugs and committing mayhem. Years ago, Colson's late uncle had put the clan's patriarch in prison, but now he's getting out, with revenge, power, and family business on his mind. To make matters worse, a shady trucking firm with possible ties to the Gulf Coast syndicate has moved into Tibbehah, and they have their own methods of intimidation. With his longtime deputy Lillie Virgil now working up in

Aug 12, 2018
The So Blue Marble by Hughes, Dorothy B./ Penzler, Otto (INT) The So Blue Marble

Aug 10, 2018
The space between by Meserve, Dete, author. The space between

Astronomer Sarah Mayfield comes home to find her husband, Ben has disappeared, leaving behind an unexplained bank deposit of a million dollars and a loaded Glock in the nightstand.

Aug 12, 2018
The spy of Venice by Brandreth, Benet, author. The spy of Venice

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Aug 10, 2018
The vanishing box by Griffiths, Elly, author. The vanishing box

"In a nail-biting hunt for a missing loved one, DI Edgar Stephens and the magician Max Mephisto discover once again that the line between art, life, and death is all too easily blurred"--

Aug 12, 2018
The wrong dog - a Rachel Alexander mystery by Benjamin, Carol Lea. The wrong dog - a Rachel Alexander mystery

From former detective turned noted author and dog trainer, Carol Lea Benjamin, comes the fifth book in the critically-lauded Rachel Alexander mystery series, for the first time in mass market. Sophie Gordon didn't let her epilepsy get in the way of her life as a teacher of deaf children. But without her trusty canine companion, an indispensable service dog named Blanche, she wouldn't be nearly as well-off. A service dog that can perform the difficult tasks that epilepsy requires--sensing when a

Aug 12, 2018
To catch a witch by Blake, Heather, author. To catch a witch

Wishcrafter Darcy Merriweather might be a witch with the ability to grant wishes for others, but wishing isn't going to help her catch a killer... When wishcrafter Darcy Merriweather's personal concierge company is hired by elite runner Abby Stillwell to organize the Wicked Mad Dash, a competition that takes place in the Enchanted Village, Darcy is more than willing to help her friend. As blizzard conditions rage on the morning of the race, Darcy's main concern is the terrible weather until Abby

Aug 16, 2018
Toucan keep a secret by Andrews, Donna, author. Toucan keep a secret

"A new side-splitting Meg Langslow mystery from award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of Gone Gull. Meg Langslow is at Trinity Episcopal locking up after an event and checking on the toucan Meg's friend Rev. Robyn Smith is fostering in her office. After hearing a hammering in the columbarium (the small building where cremated remains are held), Meg finds an elderly parishioner lying dead on the floor of the crypt. Several niches have been chiseled open; several urns knocked out; and a

Aug 12, 2018
Travellin' shoes - an RJ Franklin mystery by Burns, V. M., 1964- author. Travellin' shoes - an RJ Franklin mystery

"A house fire is extinguished to reveal the body of a choir director. The smell of gasoline points to murder. Thomas Warrendale was employed by First Baptist Church, where Detective RJ Franklin Jr. is a parishioner. Recovering from a car accident, RJ is on leave from the police force in St. Joseph, Indiana, when this puzzling case calls him back. His insider's knowledge makes him the obvious choice to lead the investigation. The congregation doubled after Warrendale revamped the music to appeal

Aug 16, 2018
Treacherous Is the Night by Huber, Anna Lee Treacherous Is the Night

Aug 13, 2018
Unmentionable murders / Unmentionable Murders by Work, James C, author. Unmentionable murders / Unmentionable Murders

Aug 13, 2018
Unraveled - a Red River mystery by Wortham, Reavis Z., author. Unraveled - a Red River mystery

"Constable Ned Parker has his hands full, between raising his grandchildren, Pepper and Top, and trying to keep the peace in the rural community of Center Springs, Tex. When a car runs off the bridge over Lake Lamar Dam killing Frank Clay, the white mayor, and his black secretary, Maggie Mayfield, local speculation runs rampant. Were they having an affair? Could it have been foul play? If so, who was the target: Frank or Maggie? The incident rekindles an ancient feud between the Clays and the Ma

Aug 12, 2018
Vengeance is mine - a Red River mystery by Wortham, Reavis Z., author. Vengeance is mine - a Red River mystery

In October of 1967, the Summer of Love is history, rock and roll is dark and revolutionary, and people in the small east Texas community of Center Springs simply want to live their lives as quietly as possible. But a handsome darkness in the form of Las Vegas gangster Anthony Agrioli has left the business to hide out in their tiny backwater settlement with his blond bombshell girlfriend. Two years earlier, Agrioli met newlyweds Cody and Norma Faye Parker in a Vegas casino and heard their enthusi

Aug 12, 2018
Weekend at Thrackley by Melville, Alan, 1910-1983, author. Weekend at Thrackley

Jim Henderson is one of six guests summoned by the mysterious Edwin Carson, a collector of precious stones, to a weekend party at his country house, Thrackley. The house is gloomy and forbidding but the party is warm and hospitable except for the presence of Jacobson, the sinister butler. The other guests are wealthy people draped in jewels; Jim cannot imagine why he belongs in such company. After a weekend of adventure, with attempted robbery and a vanishing guest, secrets come to light and Jim

Aug 12, 2018
What falls between the cracks by Scragg, Robert, author. What falls between the cracks

Did she slip through the cracks, or was she pushed? When a severed hand is found in an abandoned flat, Detective Jake Porter and his partner Nick Styles are able to DNA match the limb to the owner, Natasha Barclay, who has not been seen in decades. But why has no one been looking for her? It seems that Natasha's family are the people who can least be trusted. Delving into the details behind her disappearance and discovering links to another investigation, a tragic family history begins to take o

Aug 16, 2018
When the flood falls by Barnard, J. E., author. When the flood falls

"With her career in tatters and her marriage receding in the rear-view mirror, ex-RCMP corporal Lacey McCrae trades her uniform for a tool belt and the Lower Mainland for the foothills west of Calgary. Amid the oil barons, hockey stars, and other high rollers living in the wilderness playground is her old university roommate, Dee Phillips. Dee's glossy life was shattered by a reckless driver. Now she's haunted by a nighttime prowler only she can hear. As snowmelt swells the Elbow River, threaten

Aug 13, 2018
Whistle in the dark - a novel by Healey, Emma, 1985- author. Whistle in the dark - a novel

Jen's 15-year-old daughter goes missing for four agonizing days. When Lana is found, unharmed, in the middle of the desolate countryside, everyone thinks the worst is over. But Lana refuses to tell anyone what happened, and the police draw a blank. The once-happy, loving family return to London, where things start to fall apart. Lana begins acting strangely: refusing to go to school, and sleeping with the light on. As Lana stays stubbornly silent, Jen desperately tries to reach out to a daughter

Aug 12, 2018