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All Men Fear Me by Casey, Donis

All Men Fear Me

Sep 4, 2015
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.

Sep 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.

Sep 4, 2015
No other darkness by Hilary, Sarah.

No other darkness

""The DI Marnie Rome series [is] one to watch." --Shelf Awareness The gripping follow-up to Sarah Hilary's acclaimed debut Someone Else's Skin, No Other Darkness finds mystery's "impressive new cop-heroine" (The Times, London) on a case that hauntingly echoes her own family tragedy. Detective Inspector Marnie Rome and her partner Detective Sergeant Noah Jake are investigating the recent discovery of two dead boys in a bunker beneath a London garden. Terry and Beth, under whose garden the bodies

Sep 4, 2015
Fudging the books by Gerber, Daryl Wood, author.

Fudging the books

Pirate Week is sweeping through Crystal Cove and keeping Jenna Hart and her bookstore, the Cookbook Nook, plenty busy. But she's not too swamped to also host the local Chocolate Cookbook Club's meeting--especially because the guest of honor is her friend, candy maker and cookbook author Coco Chastain. Jenna whips up a delicious event amidst the rowdy festivities, but the mood is soon broken by robberies, simmering tempers, and a dead body--Coco's editor, Alison. The suspects turn out to be more

Sep 4, 2015
Fool me once by Hockensmith, Steve.

Fool me once

"Since taking over the White Magic Five and Dime, Alanis McLachlan has been tracking down old customers and making amends for her mother’s con jobs. So when Marsha—one of the shop’s most loyal clients—comes looking for a way out of her abusive marriage, Alanis does everything she can to help. But lending a hand leads to unforeseen consequences, including the murder of Marsha’s husband. Now Alanis has to use her wiles to undo a mess of her own making. Her growing mastery of the tarot might help h

Sep 4, 2015
Final sentence by Gerber, Daryl Wood.

Final sentence

In need of a change, Jenna Hart leaves the high-pressure world of advertising to help her aunt, Vera, open a culinary bookshop and cafe´. Back with her family in Crystal Cove, California, Jenna seems to have all the right ingredients for a fresh start-- until someone adds a dash of murder.

Sep 4, 2015
The diamond caper by Mayle, Peter.

The diamond caper

Sep 4, 2015
Death of an airman by Sprigg, C. St. John (Christopher St. John), 1907-1937, author.

Death of an airman

"George Furnace, flight instructor at Baston Aero Club, dies instantly when his plane crashes into the English countryside. People who knew him are baffled - Furnace was a first-rate pilot, and the plane was in perfect condition - and the inquest records a verdict of death by misadventure. An Australian visitor to the aero club, Edwin Marriott, Bishop of Cootamundra, suspects that the true story is more complicated. Could this be a dramatic suicide - or even murder? Together with Inspector Bray

Sep 4, 2015
Classic in the dock by Myers, Amy, 1938- author.

Classic in the dock

Jack Colby investigates when his friend, the world famous artist Giovanni, is arrested for a murder that may be connected to a village feud between two rival families.

Sep 4, 2015
A chorus of innocents - a Sir Robert Carey mystery by Chisholm, P. F., 1958- author.

A chorus of innocents - a Sir Robert Carey mystery

Thursday, 12th October, 1592. Eighteen days after the action closes in An Air of Treason, courtier Sir Robert Carey and Carey's surly, larcenous, and loyal henchman Henry Dodd, Land Sergeant of Gilsland, are back in Carlisle and the Debateable Lands -- the Border country, the Wild North, the land of the hot trod where the thieving, feuding reiver clans are "English when it suited, and Scots at their pleasure." A Chorus of Innocents ushers forward Lady Elizabeth Widdrington, a married woman whom

Sep 4, 2015
The cat, the sneak and the secret by Sweeney, Leann, author.

The cat, the sneak and the secret

"Jillian Hart and Tom are finally tying the knot, but first they need to make sure Tom's stepson, Finn, is as comfortable as possible in the lake house they will all call home. So when it becomes clear that Finn has fallen for a pretty cat from the Mercy Animal Sanctuary, Jillian and Tom readily agree to make room for one more--even though the tortoiseshell kitty is a notorious kleptomaniac. So far, the cat has sneaked out of the adoption center time after time, bringing back trinkets, shoelaces

Sep 4, 2015
Better homes and corpses by Greenstein, Kathleen Bridge.

Better homes and corpses

"After Meg Barrett found her fiance still had designs on his ex-wife, she decided it was time to refurbish her life. Leaving her glamorous job at a top home and garden magazine, she fled Manhattan for Montauk, only to find decorating can sometimes lead to detecting...In between scouring estate sales for her new interior design business, Cottages by the Sea, Meg visits the swanky East Hampton home of her old college roommate, Jillian Spenser. But instead of seeing how the other half lives - she l

Sep 4, 2015
A likely story by McKinlay, Jenn.

A likely story

Sep 4, 2015
The man who fell from the sky by Coel, Margaret, 1937- author.

The man who fell from the sky

When Robert Walking Bear's body is found in the Wind River mountains, his death appears to be accidental--except for the fact that he had been hunting for Butch Cassidy's buried loot with a map he had gotten from his grandfather, a map believed to have been drawn by the leader of the Hole in the Wall gang himself. It isn't long before rumors circulate that Robert was murdered by his own cousins to get the map and find the treasure themselves. Despite there being no evidence of foul play, the gos

Sep 4, 2015
The Decagon House Murders by Ayatsuji, Yukito/ Wong, Ho-Ling (TRN)

The Decagon House Murders

Sep 4, 2015
Faux Paw by Kelly, Sofie

Faux Paw

Sep 4, 2015
Devil of Delphi by Siger, Jeffrey

Devil of Delphi

Sep 4, 2015
Poisoned prose by Adams, Ellery, author.

Poisoned prose

Olivia thought gathering some of the most renowned storytellers in one place would be a nice, simple way for herself and the Bayside Book Writers to appreciate their talents. But things take a dark turn when the most famous storyteller in the nation, the captivating performer Violetta Devereaux, announces onstage that she will meet her end in Oyster Bay. When Violetta is discovered murdered after the show, everyone involved with the retreat becomes a suspect. There are rumors that Violetta, who

Sep 4, 2015
Secret world / A Tudor Mystery Featuring Christopher Marlowe by Trow, M. J, author.

Secret world / A Tudor Mystery Featuring Christopher Marlowe

After discovering a family friend was found murdered in her bed, Kit Marlowe sets out to discover who is responsible, drawing the attention of Queen Elizabeth's spymaster Francis Walsingham.

Sep 4, 2015