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Woof at the door by Morrigan, Laura, author.

Woof at the door

Animal behaviorist Grace Wilde keeps her ability to psychically communicate with furry and feathered critters under wraps. But when a Doberman turns out to be the only witness to a crime, Grace will have to let the cat out of the bag in order to catch a killer.

Jun 26, 2016
The dead don't bleed - a novel by Krugler, David F., 1969- author.

The dead don't bleed - a novel

"In a gripping World War II mystery set in Washington, D.C., a young naval intelligence officer goes undercover to solve a murder and prevent the Soviets from stealing the secrets of America's atomic bomb project. Washington D.C., 1945. Victory in the war looms, but a new fear transfixes the wartime capital. Fear of communist spies and the atomic secrets they covet. When the corpse of a Navy Intelligence officer is found on a cobblestone back alley, Lt. Voigt is called in to investigate. It's hi

Jun 26, 2016
Burn what will burn by McKenzie, C. B., author.

Burn what will burn

"Bob Reynolds doesn't recognize the body in the creek, but he does recognize the danger of it. He's a newcomer to town, not entirely welcome and not entirely on good footing with the sheriff. So far, he's kept his head down, mostly over the bar at the Crow's Nest. But he has other interests than drinking and spending his inheritance, including one that goes by the name Tammy Fay Smith and who may have caught the sheriff's eye as well. Bob Reynolds would rather pretend he never saw the body, but

Jun 26, 2016
The ides of June by Rowe, Rosemary, 1942-

The ides of June

This is a compelling new mystery for Libertus, set against the backdrop of the Roman Empire in turmoil ... An astonishing new order has usurped power in Rome and the reverberations are reaching even to Glevum, where the legion is preparing to depart. Libertus' wealthy patron, until recently one of the most influential men in the Empire, finds himself not only deprived of the privilege and protection he had previously enjoyed, but under actual threat both from the political establishment in Rome

Jun 26, 2016
High jinx by Esposito, Shannon.

High jinx

"Doggie-yoga instructor Elle Pressley's Halloween is proving to be beyond creepy: first her eccentric Greek client tells her she's been cursed by the evil eye, then Elle discovers a body hanging from the kitchen rafters at a Halloween party. Finding herself dragged into the ensuing investigation, Elle turns to her new boyfriend, Devon Burke, the hunky local PI. But with Devon distracted by new evidence in his parents' murder case and Elle's streak of bad luck continuing, is fate about to deliver

Jun 26, 2016
A few right thinking men - a Rowland Sinclair mystery by Gentill, Sulari, author.

A few right thinking men - a Rowland Sinclair mystery

Historical crime fiction which brings together art, money, crime, politics and treason in an extraordinary tale set in Australia's Great Depression of the 1930s.

Jun 26, 2016
No good to cry - a Rick Van Lam mystery by Lanh, Andrew, author.

No good to cry - a Rick Van Lam mystery

Jun 26, 2016
Fatal pursuit by Walker, Martin, 1947 January 23- author.

Fatal pursuit

A pair of murders, a little romance, and rivals in pursuit of a long-lost vintage car of unfathomable value--Bruno, chief of police, is busy in another mystery set in the beautiful Dordogne.

Jun 26, 2016
The detective & the Chinese high-fin - a John Darvelle mystery by Craven, Michael, 1970- author.

The detective & the Chinese high-fin - a John Darvelle mystery

"A BOURBON STREET BOOK. Michael Craven, author of The Detective & The Pipe Girl, delivers another mystery--for fans of Elmore Leonard and Carl Hiaasen--featuring private detective John Darvelle, who must crack a cold case that pulls him into the high-stakes world of exotic fish collectors"--

Jun 26, 2016
Sleeping Beauty killer by Clark, Mary Higgins

Sleeping Beauty killer

Jun 26, 2016
The pot thief who studied Pythagoras by Orenduff, J. Michael (Jess Michael), 1944-

The pot thief who studied Pythagoras

Hubie Schuze must solve the case of a $25,000 pot theft-or he could be in deep trouble A dealer of ancient Native American pottery, Hubert Schuze has spent years combing the public lands of New Mexico, digging for artwork that would otherwise remain buried. According to the US government, Hubie is a thief-but no act of Congress could stop him from doing what he loves. For decades, Hubie has worn the title of pot thief proudly. Outright burglary, though, is another story. But an offer of $25,000

Jun 26, 2016
The wire in the blood by McDermid, Val.

The wire in the blood

Across the country, dozens of teenage girls have vanished. It's the job of criminal profilers Dr. Tony Hill and Carol Jordan to look for a pattern. They've spent years exploring the psyches of madmen. But sane men kill, too. And when they hide in plain sight, they can be difficult to find. He's handsome and talented, rich and famous -- a notorious charmer with the power to seduce and the will to destroy. No one can fathom what he's about to do next. Until one of Hill's students is murdered. Now,

Jun 26, 2016
The Wages of Desire - A World War II Mystery by Kelly, Stephen

The Wages of Desire - A World War II Mystery

Jun 26, 2016
St. Louis Noir by Phillips, Scott (EDT)

St. Louis Noir

Jun 26, 2016
The sixth idea by Tracy, P. J, author.

The sixth idea

"The Monkeewrench crew returns in a twisty, heart-stopping new thriller"--

Jun 26, 2016
A Most Curious Murder - A Little Library Mystery by Buzzelli, Elizabeth Kane

A Most Curious Murder - A Little Library Mystery

Jun 26, 2016
Miss Dimple and the slightly bewildered angel - a mystery by Ballard, Mignon Franklin, author.

Miss Dimple and the slightly bewildered angel - a mystery

"October, 1944. It has been a challenging season for Elderberry's favorite first grade teacher, Miss Dimple Kilpatrick. A beloved former student was recently killed in the war, her brother has become distant, and her friend Odessa, the cook at Pheobe's rooming house, has taken a leave of absence to care for a relative. Still, when Dimple's librarian friend, Virginia, finds a young woman, Dora, on the library porch looking for a place to spend the night, soft-hearted Dimple brings her back to Pho

Jun 26, 2016
Knit your own murder by Ferris, Monica, author.

Knit your own murder

"In the USA Today bestselling Needlecraft Mysteries, Betsy Devonshire has her hands tied between running her needlework shop and turning her sharp eye for deduction to solving crimes... The Monday Bunch and other local knitters are participating in a fund-raising auction to save a community center, creating a growing pile of stuffed animals and toys right in front of the auctioneers as the audience bids. Among those contributing the most knitted goods is temperamental businesswoman Marsha Hanove

Jun 26, 2016
I shot the Buddha by Cotterill, Colin.

I shot the Buddha

"Laos, 1979: Retired coroner Siri Paiboun and his wife, Madame Daeng, have never been able to turn away a misfit. As a result, they share their small Vientiane house with an assortment of homeless people, mendicants, and oddballs. One of these oddballs is Noo, a Buddhist monk, who rides out on his bicycle one day and never comes back, leaving only a cryptic note in the refrigerator. Realizing that he needs rescuing, Siri and Daeng sneak illegally across the Mekhong River to Thailand, trying to t

Jun 26, 2016
The English boys - a mystery by Thomas, Julia, 1959- author.

The English boys - a mystery

Jun 26, 2016