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The Extinction of Snow by Lightfoot, Frederick

The Extinction of Snow

Apr 15, 2014
Death come quickly by Albert, Susan Wittig.

Death come quickly

"When China's and Ruby's friend Karen Prior is mugged in a mall parking lot and dies a few days later, China begins to suspect that her friend's death was not a random assault. Karen was a filmmaker supervising a student documentary about the fifteen-year-old murder of a woman named Christine Morris and the acquittal of the man accused of the crime. Is it possible that the same person who killed Christine Morris targeted Karen? Delving into the cold case, China learns the motive for the first mu

Apr 15, 2014
A deadly business - a Mia Quinn mystery by Wiehl, Lis W.

A deadly business - a Mia Quinn mystery

Apr 15, 2014
Brooklyn graves - an Erica Donato mystery by Stein, Triss.

Brooklyn graves - an Erica Donato mystery

A brutally murdered family man without an enemy in the world. A box full of charming letters home, written a century ago by an unknown female worker at the famed Tiffany studios. Historic Green-Wood cemetery, where a decrepit mausoleum with stunning stained glass windows is now off limits. Suddenly, all of this is part of Erica Donato's life.

Apr 15, 2014
Deadliest of sins - a novel of suspense by Bissell, Sallie.

Deadliest of sins - a novel of suspense

"Mary Crow's new job as western North Carolina's special legal counsel leads her to a string of possible homophobic hate crimes tied to an extreme preacher as well as a boy searching for his missing sister" --

Apr 15, 2014
By its cover by Leon, Donna.

By its cover

One afternoon, Commissario Guido Brunetti gets a frantic call from the director of a prestigious Venetian library. Someone has stolen pages out of several rare books. After a round of questioning, the case seems clear: the culprit must be the man who requested the volumes, an American professor from a Kansas university. The only problem--the man fled the library earlier that day, and after checking his credentials, the American professor doesn't exist. As the investigation proceeds, the suspects

Apr 15, 2014
A second helping of murder by Wenger, Christine Anne, 1952- author.

A second helping of murder

"Trixie Matkowski is warming up to running her family's diner in the small town of Sandy Harbor in upstate New York. But the only thing more demanding than serving up piping-hot comfort food twenty-four hours a day is getting to the bottom of a double homicide.... Trixie fondly remembers summers as a child spent visiting the shores of Lake Ontario. Not much has changed--there are still vinyl booths at the Silver Bullet Diner, families eating home-cooked comfort food, and days of swimming in the

Apr 15, 2014
Death on the rocks - a John Rawlings mystery by Lake, Deryn, author.

Death on the rocks - a John Rawlings mystery

Apothecary John Rawlings is intrigued when a letter arrives asking him to investigate an impostor claiming to be the long-lost step-son of a wealthy Bristol merchant in possession of his dead wife's diamond inheritance. John Rawlings' father, Sir Gabriel Kent joins him on the trip to take the healing waters at Hotwell where they socialize with the cre`me of Bristol society. But Rawlings is compelled to try and solve the mystery and so he must trawl through the underbelly of eighteenth-century so

Apr 15, 2014
The outsmarting of criminals by Rigolosi, Steven A.

The outsmarting of criminals

"A cozy introducing Miss Felicity Prim, who believes her ample experience in reading mystery novels has prepared her for a new career in private detection"--

Apr 15, 2014
Deal killer by Doudera, Vicki, 1961-

Deal killer

"Darby arrives in Manhattan for a much-anticipated visit with Miles Porter--and to find a dream property for her client Hideki Kobayashi--only to learn that Miles is a suspect in a murder investigation. Russian businessman Alec Rodin was stabbed to death near Miles' office after a public confrontation between the two men. It doesn't help matters that Miles and Rodin's fiance´e live in the same ritzy apartment building. Darby and Miles set out to find the killer. It seems that everyone connected

Apr 15, 2014
Death on Eat Street by Cook, J. J.

Death on Eat Street

"When she's once again passed over for a promotion at work, Zoe decides to take the big leap and go for her dream. She quits, gives up her fancy digs, and buys a fixer-upper diner in a shady part of town. To keep above water during the renovation, she buys a used food truck to serve the downtown and waterfront of Mobile, Alabama. Zoe starts to dish out classic Southern food--but her specialty is her deep-fried biscuit bowls that blow traditional bread bowls away. After a promising start, things

Apr 15, 2014
Land of Shadows by Hall, Rachel Howzell

Land of Shadows

Apr 15, 2014
Dante's poison - a Mark Angelotti novel by Raimondo, Lynne, 1957-

Dante's poison - a Mark Angelotti novel

"Blind psychiatrist Mark Angelotti has just enrolled in a drug trial that holds out hope of restoring his eyesight when he is enlisted to act as an expert witness in a case that is rocking the Chicago legal community"--

Apr 15, 2014
Classic in the pits by Myers, Amy, 1938- author.

Classic in the pits

Apr 15, 2014
Circles in the Snow - a Bo Tully mystery by McManus, Patrick F.

Circles in the Snow - a Bo Tully mystery

"Bo Tully, sheriff of Blight County, Idaho, has dealt with small-town crime throughout his long, storied career. Now, contemplating retirement after years on the job, Tully is faced with perhaps his most perplexing case yet. When area bald eagles start getting picked off by a ghost-like killer, and when a prominent local rancher is murdered by an arrow with eagle fletching, things gets complicated fast. In this fast-paced whodunit, Tully has a vast array of suspects to chose from-including the r

Apr 15, 2014
Sugar and iced by McKinlay, Jenn, author.

Sugar and iced

Normally Melanie Cooper and Angie DeLaura wouldn't be caught dead at a beauty pageant, but when Mel's mom asks them to provide cupcakes for the seventy-fifth annual Sweet Tiara contest as a favor for her best friend, they can't say no. Plus between cooking up a daily display for the three-day event and sponsoring a cupcake creation challenge for the participants, Fairy Tale Cupcakes will get great publicity. But the world of pageants is even hotter than Mel's kitchen. A high-strung judge and a p

Apr 15, 2014
Last Licks by Donally, Claire

Last Licks

Apr 15, 2014
The Goodbye Witch - A Wishcraft Mystery by Blake, Heather

The Goodbye Witch - A Wishcraft Mystery

Apr 15, 2014
Shrink rap by Parker, Robert B., 1932-2010.

Shrink rap

Boston private detective Sunny Randall agrees to protect a touring writer from her abusive ex-husband, but she quickly learns that the stalker in question is much more sophisticated, intelligent, and potentially deadly than most.

Apr 15, 2014
Fatal enquiry by Thomas, Will, 1958-

Fatal enquiry

"Brimming with wit, atmosphere, and unforgettable characters, FATAL ENQUIRY reintroduces private enquiry agent Cyrus Barker and his assistant, Thomas Llewellyn, and their unforgettable world of Victorian London. Some years ago, Cyrus Barker matched wits with Sebastian Nightwine, an aristocrat and sociopath, and in exposing his evil, sent Nightwine fleeing to hide from justice somewhere in the far corners of the earth. The last thing Barker ever expected was to encounter Nightwine again--but the

Apr 15, 2014