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Dandy Gilver and a Bothersome Number of Corpses- A Mystery by McPherson, Catriona Dandy Gilver and a Bothersome Number of Corpses- A Mystery

Oct 17, 2018
Curses, boiled again! by Randall, Shari, author. Curses, boiled again!

Allie Larkin was living her dream as a ballet dancer when a bad fall put her out of business. Now she's back home in Mystic Bay to heal a broken ankle while also helping her dear Aunt Gully get her Lazy Mermaid Lobster Shack off the ground. Nothing would help Gully more than winning the local food festival's Best Lobster Roll contest. The competition is sure to be killer--especially after one of the contest judges dies after eating a roll from one of Gully's biggest rivals. Soon, all eyes fall

Oct 17, 2018
A Cotswold mystery by Tope, Rebecca, author. A Cotswold mystery

Oct 17, 2018
The comforts of home by Hill, Susan, 1942- author. The comforts of home

Oct 17, 2018
Christmas cake murder by Fluke, Joanne, 1943- author. Christmas cake murder

It's Christmas many years ago, and topping young Hannah Swensen's wish list is becoming the go-to baker in Lake Eden, Minnesota. But as Hannah finds out, revisiting holiday memories can be murder . . . With her dream of opening The Cookie Jar taking shape, Hannah's life matches the hectic December hustle and bustle in Lake Eden--especially when she agrees to help recreate a spectacular Christmas Ball from the past in honor of Essie Granger, an elderly local in hospice care. But instead of poring

Oct 17, 2018
Black diamond fall by Olshan, Joseph, author. Black diamond fall

When Luc Flanders disappears following a game of pond hockey with his friends, the police department at Clareton College in Vermont is divided in their assessment of what fate befell the young man. Some feel that Flanders went off the grid by choice. Others, including detectives Nick Jenkins and Helen Kennedy, suspect that something sinister may have befallen him.

Oct 17, 2018
Big sister by Staalesen, Gunnar, 1947- author. Big sister

Varg Veum receives a surprise visit in his office. A woman introduces herself as his half-sister, and she has a job for him. Her god-daughter, a 19-year-old trainee nurse from Haugesund, moved from her bedsit in Bergen two weeks ago. Since then no one has heard anything from her. She didn't leave an address. She doesn't answer her phone. And the police refuse to take her case seriously. Veum's investigation uncovers a series of carefully covered-up crimes and pent-up hatreds, and the trail leads

Oct 17, 2018
The best bad things by Carrasco, Katrina Marie, 1983- author. The best bad things

"A period novel about a female detective who goes undercover (occasionally as a man), to infiltrate a smuggling ring, and navigates shifting allegiances once on the inside" --

Oct 17, 2018
The antiquities hunter by Bohnhoff, Maya Kaathryn, author. The antiquities hunter

"Gina "Tinkerbell" Miyoko is not your typical private eye. Armed with a baby blue Magnum, a Harley blessed with Holy Water by her dramatically disposed mother, and a Japanese mingei tucked in her pocket (a good luck charm from her Sherlock Holmes-obsessed father) Tink spends her time sniffing out delinquent dads in the San Francisco Bay area and honing her detective skills. But when her best friend Rose, an undercover agent, discovers there's a stalker on her tail, she hires Tink as a bodyguard.

Oct 17, 2018