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The hound of the Baskervilles, a study in scarlet, the sign of four by Doyle, Arthur Conan, 1859-1930, author. The hound of the Baskervilles, a study in scarlet, the sign of four

Presents the first three novels that introduced the world to Sherlock Holmes and his partner, Dr. John Watson, who would go on to become two of the most widely admired characters in all of literature.

Oct 26, 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 sleuth V.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

Oct 26, 2018
Mrs. McGinty's dead - a Hercule Poirot mystery by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976. Mrs. McGinty's dead - a Hercule Poirot mystery

Mrs. McGinty died from a brutal blow to the back of her head. James Bently, her lodger, has traces of her blood and hair on his clothes, but there's more to this case. Can Poirot stay alive long enough to find the truth?

Oct 26, 2018
A knife in the fog - a mystery featuring Margaret Harkness and Arthur Conan Doyle by Harper, Bradley, 1951- author. A knife in the fog - a mystery featuring Margaret Harkness and Arthur Conan Doyle

"Physician Arthur Conan Doyle takes a break from his practice to assist London police in tracking down Jack the Ripper"--

Oct 26, 2018
The hound of the Baskervilles & the valley of fear by Doyle, Arthur Conan, 1859-1930, author. The hound of the Baskervilles & the valley of fear

After the mysterious death of Lord Baskerville and attempts on the life of his heir, rumor suggests that an ancient curse in the form of a vicious supernatural hound is once again at work to destroy the Baskerville line. Sherlock Holmes is called upon to solve the mystery.

Oct 26, 2018
Die for love by Peters, Elizabeth, 1927-2013, author. Die for love

A librarian takes a trip to the convention of the Historical Romance Writers of the World, and when one of the attendees turns up dead and another is being threatened she becomes involved.

Oct 26, 2018
The Darling Dahlias and the poinsettia puzzle by Albert, Susan Wittig, author. The Darling Dahlias and the poinsettia puzzle

Mildred Kilgore and Earlynne Biddle are planning to open a bakery on the square-if they can come up with the right recipes. Charlie Dickens faces two of the biggest puzzles of his career as an investigative reporter, and one of them involves his wife. Cute little Cupcake's talent as a singer and dancer makes her a tempting target for an unscrupulous exploiter. Lizzy must enlist the Dahlias to protect her while she herself is confronted by a romantic puzzle. And Sheriff Norris is forced to reopen

Oct 26, 2018
Bird, bath, and beyond by Copperman, E. J., 1957- author. Bird, bath, and beyond

"Kay Powell, theatrical agent to non-human animals, is babysitting--that is, birdsitting--her client, a parrot named Barney, on the set of his new TV show, Dead City. When the show's charismatic star is shot in his trailer between scenes, the only eyewitness to the crime is--you guessed it--Barney. And even though Kay keeps explaining that even a "talking" parrot doesn't actually converse with people, the investigators insist on interrogating the bird for information he clearly can't communicate

Oct 26, 2018
Don't let go by Bussi, Michel, 1965- author. Don't let go

Oct 31, 2018
Post facto by Wimberley, Darryl, author. Post facto

"Clara Buchanan has run her modest hometown newspaper for just over a year when an epidemic of paranormal sightings breaks the usual fare of football scores and family reunions. Flying saucers and dead relatives come to visit? Fake news. Clearly. But thenHiram Lamb is found gut-shot on family property in the company of his adopted brother, and Clara's confidence to distinguish fact from fiction erodes when her own investigation becomes guided or influenced by phenomena which she can neither disc

Oct 31, 2018
A wee homicide in the hotel by Stewart, Fran, 1947- author. A wee homicide in the hotel

Oct 31, 2018
Dark sacred night by Connelly, Michael, 1956- author. Dark sacred night

Rene´e Ballard returns to Hollywood Station from working the night beat. She finds a stranger rifling through old file cabinets-- retired detective Harry Bosch, working a cold case that has gotten under his skin. Ballard kicks him out, but then checks into the case herself. Bosch is investigating the death of fifteen-year-old Daisy Clayton, a runaway on the streets of Hollywood who was brutally murdered and her body left in a dumpster like so much trash. Now, Ballard joins forces with Bosch to f

Oct 31, 2018
Pulse - a novel by Harvey, Michael T., author. Pulse - a novel

"Boston, 1976. Daniel Fitzsimmons is just sixteen years old and totally on his own--his parents are long dead, and his beloved brother, Harry, is off at Harvard, the star of the football team. When Harry is murdered, Daniel wrestles not only with inconsolable grief but with strange new powers he never knew he possessed. Powers he's not sure he can control. Detectives William Barkley 'Bark' Jones and Tommy Dillon are assigned to Harry's case. The veteran partners thought they'd seen it all, but t

Nov 2, 2018
Six cats a slayin' - a Cat in the stacks mystery by James, Miranda, author. Six cats a slayin' - a Cat in the stacks mystery

"Charlie Harris and his Maine Coon cat, Diesel, are busy decking the halls for the holidays when an unexpected delivery and a shocking murder conspire to shake up the season in this all new installment of the New York Times bestselling series. December twenty-fifth is right around the corner, and Charlie is making his list and checking it twice. He is doing his best to show some peace and goodwill towardhisnosy neighbor Gerry Arbitron,a real estate agentwho seems to have designs on his house (an

Nov 2, 2018
A Cotswold mystery by Tope, Rebecca, author. A Cotswold mystery

CRIME & MYSTERY. Despite the catastrophic outcomes of her previous house-sitting commissions, Thea Osborne, accompanied by her trusty spaniel, Hepzie, is truly convinced nothing can go wrong on her next assignment in the charming village of Blockley. The Montgomerys have asked her to look after their house while they take a much needed holiday. But trouble seems to follow Thea and when a body is discovered in the house next door, she finds herself in the midst of village secrets. From mystical l

Nov 2, 2018
The midnight witness by Blædel, Sara, author. The midnight witness

"A young woman is found strangled in a park, and a male journalist has been killed in the backyard of the Royal Hotel in Copenhagen. Detective Louise Rick is put on the case of the young girl, but very soon becomes entangled in solving the other homicide too when it turns out her best friend, journalist Camilla Lind, knew the murdered man. Louise tries to keep her friend from getting too involved, but Camilla's never been one to miss out on an interesting story. And this time, Camilla may have g

Nov 2, 2018
Mind of a killer by Beaufort, Simon Mind of a killer

Nov 2, 2018
The further chronicles of Sherlock Holmes. Volume 1 by Smith, Denis O., 1948- author. The further chronicles of Sherlock Holmes. Volume 1

Nov 6, 2018
Crooked house by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976, author. Crooked house

Nov 8, 2018
Complete novels / Complete Novels Red Harvest, the Dain Curse, the Maltese Falcon, the Glass Key, the Thin Man by Hammett, Dashiell, 1894-1961. Complete novels / Complete Novels Red Harvest, the Dain Curse, the Maltese Falcon, the Glass Key, the Thin Man

Nov 8, 2018

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