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Local Artist by Trembling, Paul Local Artist

Feb 16, 2018
The liar in the library by Brett, Simon, author. The liar in the library

"When a talk by successful author Burton St Clair at Fethering Library ends in sudden, violent death, Jude finds herself the prime suspect in the ensuing murder investigation. She must enlist the help of her neighbour Carole not just to solve the crime, but to prove she didn't commit it"--Publisher's description.

Feb 16, 2018
Hide and Sneak by McKevett, G. A. Hide and Sneak

Feb 16, 2018
The glass room by Cleeves, Ann, author. The glass room

"From CWA Diamond Dagger Award winner Ann Cleeves comes The Glass Room, the fifth book in the Vera Stanhope series. Published for the first time in the US. I do love Vera! --Val McDermid Ann Cleeves is one of my favorite mystery writers! I relish learningmore about Vera with each book. Louise Penny, New York Times Bestselling author of the Inspector Gamache series DI Vera Stanhope is not one to make friends easily, but her hippy neighbors keep her well-supplied in homebrew and conversation, and

Feb 16, 2018
Friends of the dusk by Rickman, Philip, author. Friends of the dusk

A medieval legend spawns an unhealthy cult, and a terrifying 13th case for Merrily Watkins. When autumn storms blast Hereford, centuries-old human bones are found among the roots of a tree blown down on the city's Castle Green. But why have they been stolen? At the nearby Cathedral, another storm is building around a new, modernizing bishop who believes that if the Church is to survive it must phase out irrelevant archaic practices. Not good news for Merrily Watkins, consultant on the paranormal

Feb 16, 2018
Fool's puzzle by Fowler, Earlene. Fool's puzzle

Feb 16, 2018
The Fleur de Sel murders - a Brittany mystery by Bannalec, Jean-Luc, 1966- author. The Fleur de Sel murders - a Brittany mystery

Feb 16, 2018
False pride - a Bea Abbot agency mystery by Heley, Veronica, author. False pride - a Bea Abbot agency mystery

A brown leather briefcase containing priceless family jewels brings chaos and carnage to Bea’s ordered life in the latest lively Abbot Agency mystery. Looking forward to a peaceful weekend, Bea Abbot’s plans are disrupted by the unexpected arrival of one of her clients, bearing a brown leather briefcase full of expensive jewellery. Magda Summerleys has been working as a housekeeper for wealthy art expert Lucas Rycroft who, she says, entrusted her with the briefcase for safekeeping – and who seem

Feb 16, 2018
Death & the Viking's Daughter by Ross, Loretta Death & the Viking's Daughter

Feb 16, 2018
The bone collector by Deaver, Jeffery, author. The bone collector

Feb 16, 2018
Antiques wanted by Allan, Barbara, author. Antiques wanted

Feb 16, 2018
Antique blues by Cleland, Jane K, author. Antique blues

Feb 16, 2018
Annie's Bones by Owen, Howard Annie's Bones

Feb 16, 2018
The woman in the water by Finch, Charles (Charles B.), author. The woman in the water

London, 1850: A young Charles Lenox struggles to make a name for himself as a detective--without a single case. Scotland Yard refuses to take him seriously and his friends deride him for attempting a profession at all. But when an anonymous writer sends a letter to the paper claiming to have committed the perfect crime--and promising to kill again--Lenox is convinced that this is his chance to prove himself. The writer's first victim is a young woman whose body is found in a naval trunk, caught

Feb 17, 2018
The throne of Caesar - a novel of ancient Rome by Saylor, Steven, 1956- author. The throne of Caesar - a novel of ancient Rome

Julius Caesar, appointed dictator for life by the Roman Senate, has pardoned his remaining enemies and rewarded his friends. Now Caesar is preparing to leave Rome with his legions to wage a war of conquest against the Parthian Empire. But he has a few more things to do before he goes. Gordianus the Finder, after decades of investigating crimes and murders involving the powerful, has been raised to Equestrian rank and has firmly and finally decided to retire. But on the morning of March 10th, he'

Feb 17, 2018
Down the river unto the sea by Mosley, Walter, author. Down the river unto the sea

Joe King Oliver was one of the NYPD's finest investigators, until, dispatched to arrest a well-heeled car thief, he is framed for assault by his enemies within the NYPD, a charge which lands him in solitary at Rikers Island. A decade later, King is a private detective, running his agency with the help of his teenage daughter, Aja-Denise. Broken by the brutality he suffered and committed in equal measure while behind bars, his work and his daughter are the only light in his solitary life. When he

Feb 17, 2018
Death of an honest man by Beaton, M. C., author. Death of an honest man

"Nobody loves an honest man, or that was what police sergeant Hamish Macbeth tried to tell newcomer Paul English. Paul had moved to a house in Cnothan, a sour village on Hamish's beat. He attended church in Lochdubh. He told the minister, Mr. Wellington, that his sermons were boring. He told tweedy Mrs. Wellington that she was too fat and in these days of increasing obesity it was her duty to show a good example. Angela Brody was told her detective stories were pap for the masses and it was time

Feb 17, 2018
Claws for concern by James, Miranda, author. Claws for concern

Charlie Harris and his Maine Coon cat, Diesel, are embroiled in a new mystery when a cold case suddenly heats up in the latest installment of the New York Times bestselling series. Charlie Harris is busy enjoying his new grandson when a mysterious man with a connection to Charlie's family starts visiting the library, bringing with him troubling questions about an unsolved murder...Charlie may be a proud new grandfather, but he and Diesel still have work to do at Athena College and the small Miss

Feb 17, 2018
The White Angel by Gray, John Maclachlan The White Angel

Feb 19, 2018
A well-timed murder by De Hahn, Tracee, author. A well-timed murder

"A true page turner...I found the plot fascinating, and de Hahn builds the tension and suspense perfectly to a satisfying conclusion. I was left wanting to read more about Agnes, and I am looking forward to her next adventure!"?Charles Todd on Swiss Vendetta. Swiss-American police officer Agnes Lüthi is on leave in Lausanne, Switzerland, recovering from injuries she sustained in her last case, when an old colleague invites her to the world’s premier watch and jewelry trade show at the grand Mess

Feb 19, 2018

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