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Unwanted - a murder mystery of the gilded age by Young, Andrew (Historian), author. Unwanted - a murder mystery of the gilded age

On the foggy, cold morning of February 1, 1896, a boy came upon what he thought was a pile of clothes. It was soon discovered to be the headless body of a young woman, brutally butchered and discarded. She was found just across the river from one of the largest cities in the country, Cincinnati, Ohio. Soon the authorities, the newspapers, and the public were obsessed with discovering the girl's identity and finding the killer. Historian Andrew Young re-creates late nineteenth- century America, w

Sep 27, 2016
Death in cold water by Skalka, Patricia, author. Death in cold water

Sep 25, 2016
An Act of Murder by Angela, Mary An Act of Murder

Sep 25, 2016
Unlucky charms by Johnston, Linda O, author. Unlucky charms

Sep 25, 2016
Edgar Allan Poe and the London Monster by Street, Karen Lee Edgar Allan Poe and the London Monster

Sep 25, 2016
A study in scarlet women by Thomas, Sherry (Sherry M.), author. A study in scarlet women

"USA Today bestselling author Sherry Thomas turns the story of the renowned Sherlock Holmes upside down... With her inquisitive mind, Charlotte Holmes has never felt comfortable with the demureness expected of the fairer sex in upper class society. But she never thought that she would become a social pariah, an outcast fending for herself on the mean streets of London. When the city is struck by a trio of unexpected deaths and suspicion falls on her sister and her father, Charlotte is desperate

Sep 25, 2016
The Idol of Mombasa by Alfieri, Annamaria The Idol of Mombasa

Sep 25, 2016
A great reckoning by Penny, Louise, author. A great reckoning

"When an intricate old map is found stuffed into the walls of the bistro in Three Pines, it at first seems no more than a curiosity. But the closer the villagers look, the stranger it becomes. Given to Armand Gamache as a gift the first day of his new job, the map eventually leads him to shattering secrets. To an old friend and older adversary. It leads the former Chief of Homicide for the Su^rete´ du Que´bec to places even he is afraid to go. But must. And there he finds four young cadets in th

Sep 25, 2016
Transition to murder- a Bobbi Logan crime novel by James, Renee, author Transition to murder- a Bobbi Logan crime novel

"If he had killed me tonight, he'd be sleeping like a baby in an hour. I should be scared by that thought, but mostly I'm angry. Not stomp-your-foot angry. Get even angry. Put a knife in his gut and turn it angry." A beautiful young transwoman is brutally murdered. The media looks on blindly, the police go through the motions, but the victim's hairdresser goes ballistic. Bobbi Logan is so outraged by these events that she commits two bold and courageous acts: She comes out as a transwoman hersel

Sep 25, 2016
There Was a Crooked Man by Larsen, K. J. There Was a Crooked Man

Sep 25, 2016
A deadly affection by Overholt, Cuyler, author. A deadly affection

"One of the first women practicing in the advanced new field of psychology, Dr. Genevieve Summerford is used to forging her own path. But when one of her patients is arrested for murder--a murder Genevieve fears she may have unwittingly provoked--she is forced to seek help to solve the crime and clear her patient's name ... and her own"--

Sep 24, 2016
Miami noir by Miami noir

Sep 24, 2016