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A beam of light by Camilleri, Andrea.

A beam of light

When Inspector Montalbano falls under the charms of beautiful gallery owner Marian, his longtime relationship with Livia comes under threat. Meanwhile, he is also troubled by a strange dream as three crimes demand his attention: the assault and robbery of a wealthy merchant's young wife, shady art deals, and a search for arms traffickers that leads him deep into the countryside, where the investigation takes a tragic turn.

Oct 1, 2015
A beautiful blue death by Finch, Charles (Charles B.)

A beautiful blue death

When his lifelong friend Lady Jane asks for his help in solving the apparent suicide of one of Jane's former servants, Victorian gentleman and armchair explorer Charles Lenox is on the case. When another body turns up during the London season's most fashionable ball, Lenox must untangle a web of loyalties and animosities.

Oct 8, 2015
A body to spare - an Odelia Grey mystery by Jaffarian, Sue Ann, 1952-

A body to spare - an Odelia Grey mystery

Oct 8, 2015
A Christmas escape - a novel by Perry, Anne.

A Christmas escape - a novel

"For countless readers, Christmastime means a delicious new holiday mystery from New York Times bestselling author Anne Perry. A Christmas Escape, her thirteenth noel to the season, transports us to the Mediterranean island of Stromboli for an unconventional Yuletide adventure--and an unforgettable volcanic encounter. Lonely Charles Latterly arrives at his small hotel hoping that the island's blue skies and gentle breezes will brighten his spirits. Unfortunately, there's no holiday cheer to be

Oct 4, 2015
A curious beginning - a Veronica Speedwell mystery by Raybourn, Deanna, author.

A curious beginning - a Veronica Speedwell mystery

"London, 1887. As the city prepares to celebrate Queen Victoria's golden jubilee, Veronica Speedwell is marking a milestone of her own. After burying her spinster aunt, the orphaned Veronica is free to resume her world travels in pursuit of scientific inquiry--and the occasional romantic dalliance. As familiar with hunting butterflies as she is fending off admirers, Veronica wields her butterfly net and a sharpened hatpin with equal aplomb, and with her last connection to England now gone, she i

Oct 1, 2015
A fool for a client by Hall, Parnell, author.

A fool for a client

When his hotshot lawyer boss is charged with the murder of his girlfriend and subjected to the death penalty, Stanley Hastings endures a nightmarish, sensational trial that is hampered by the unavailability of key witnesses and his ties to the defendant.

Oct 8, 2015
A Gala Event by Connolly, Sheila

A Gala Event

Oct 4, 2015
A gala event by Connolly, Sheila, author.

A gala event

The fall harvest may be just about over, but orchard owner Meg Corey is busier than ever planning her wedding to Seth Chapin. Who knew picking apples would be less work than picking out rings and a dress? And even though the happy couple has invited most of Granford, Massachusetts, to the ceremony, they might have to make room for one more guest...Ex-con Aaron Eastman has unexpectedly reappeared in his hometown, searching for answers to the tragic fire in his family's past that put him behind ba

Oct 8, 2015
A killing in Zion - a mystery by Hunt, Andrew E., 1968-

A killing in Zion - a mystery

"After a high-profile case thrusts deputy Art Oveson into the spotlight, Salt Lake City's mayor taps him to head the city's Anti-Polygamy Squad. As a Mormon ashamed that his own ancestors played a part in the church's polygamist past, Art's eager to do his part to remove the extremists still practicing plural marriage. But after one of the polygamist patriarchs is murdered and a shell-shocked young woman found at the scene of the crime, Art finds himself drawn further into this society of extrem

Oct 8, 2015
A kind of grief - a novel by Scott, A. D., author.

A kind of grief - a novel

Joanne Ross investigates the death of an artist and alleged witch, who was found dead in her home on a remote glen in Scotland.

Oct 8, 2015
A likely story by McKinlay, Jenn.

A likely story

Oct 4, 2015
A little more free by McFetridge, John, 1959- author.

A little more free

Oct 8, 2015
A perilous alliance by Buckley, Fiona, author.

A perilous alliance

January, 1576. Widow Ursula Blanchard is in no position to refuse when Sir Francis Walsingham decides she must wed Count Gilbert Renard in order to build a strategic alliance with the French. Soon after the count arrives at her country home to pay court, one of Ursula's household staff is found dead. An accident - or something more sinister?

Oct 8, 2015
A Specter of Justice by De Castrique, Mark

A Specter of Justice

Oct 4, 2015
A talent for murder by LaRue, Teresa A.

A talent for murder

Oct 8, 2015
A thief of time by Hillerman, Tony.

A thief of time

Chilling discoveries unearthed at a dig for Navajo clay pots bring Lt. Joe Leaphorn and Officer Jim Chee of the Navajo Police to the site and put them on the trail of stolen artifacts, a missing woman, and bizarre and mystifying murders.

Oct 8, 2015
Academy Gothic by Hill, James Tate

Academy Gothic

Oct 4, 2015
After all these years by Isaacs, Susan, 1943-

After all these years

Rosie Myers, high school English teacher, wife and mother, didn't exactly object when her husband Richie changed from an easy-going math teacher into the hotshot president of a multi-million-dollar corporation in Manhattan. Well, she did worry how living on a grand waterfront estate in Long Island might affect the family, but what could be bad about the good life? She finds out when Richie leaves her the morning after their twenty-fifth wedding anniversary party - for a younger, prettier, and po

Oct 8, 2015
All Men Fear Me by Casey, Donis

All Men Fear Me

Oct 4, 2015
All sales final by Belle, Josie, author.

All sales final

When she discovers a skeleton in the basement of her and her fiancé's new dream home in the historic section of St. Stanley, bargain hunter Maggie, with the help of her Good Buy Girls, works to tag a killer who wants to keep the truth buried forever. Includes bargain-hunting tips. By the national best-selling author of Marked Down for Murder.

Oct 1, 2015