New Mystery & Detective Books

New arrivals added to our Mystery & Detective Collection in the last 7 days

View all on one page

Sign up for new Mystery & Detective emails

Titlesort icon Date added
The Curse of the House of Foskett by Kasasian, M. R. C.

The Curse of the House of Foskett

Dec 27, 2014
The corpse with the platinum hair by Ace, Cathy, 1960- author.

The corpse with the platinum hair

With birthday celebrations in the cards, Cait Morgan and her significant other, retired cop Bud Anderson, travel to Las Vegas. As they are about to finish dinner in the casino owners' exclusive private dining room, Miss Shirley, a woman acknowledged as Queen of The Strip, is murdered. Security locks down the room. Cait, Bud, a corpse, and ten possible murderers are trapped in the luxurious restaurant for twelve deadly hours. The bodies pile up, the tension mounts, the list of suspects dwindles--

Dec 27, 2014
The corpse with the emerald thumb by Ace, Cathy, 1960- author.

The corpse with the emerald thumb

A dream vacation at a Mexican beach resort swiftly dissolves into a nightmare for criminologist and foodie Cait Morgan when her significant other, Bud Anderson, is wrongly arrested for the murder of the local florist, a gifted plantswoman. With Bud's freedom, and maybe even his life, at stake, Cait has to fight the clock to work out which member of the small Mexican community might have killed the respected florist, and why. Investigating under the watchful gaze of the local police, Cait has to

Dec 27, 2014
The Cornish coast murder by Bude, John, 1901-1957, author.

The Cornish coast murder

"Never, even in his most optimistic moments, had he visualised a scene of this nature--himself in one arm-chair, a police officer in another, and between them . . . a mystery." So thinks the Reverend Dodd--vicar of the quiet Cornish village of Boscawen and a reader of detective novels--when an actual mystery unexpectedly lands on his doorstep in The Cornish Coast Murder. Julius Tregarthan, a secretive and ill-tempered magistrate, is found at his house in Boscawen, shot through the head--and the

Dec 27, 2014
The chihuahua always sniffs twice by Curtis, Waverly, author.

The chihuahua always sniffs twice

When someone tries to poison wealthy widow Lucille Carpenter's pampered pooches, aspiring P.I. Geri Sullivan and her talking Chihuahua, Pepe, must sniff out the culprit and keep him or her on a tight leash.

Dec 27, 2014
The cat, the devil, the last escape - a novel by Murphy, Shirley Rousseau.

The cat, the devil, the last escape - a novel

"A ghost cat, the Devil, a deceitful criminal, a father framed for murder, and a vulnerable young girl combine in this magical tale from the award-winning, critically acclaimed author of the Joe Grey feline mysteries, Shirley Rousseau Murphy, and her husband Pat J.J. Murphy. The Devil has been up to no good. Brad Falon, one of Satan's longtime puppets, orchestrated a deadly robbery and set up his old friend Morgan Blake to take the fall. Now, Morgan has been sentenced to life in prison, and hi

Dec 27, 2014
The carrier by Hannah, Sophie, 1971-

The carrier

" The latest in Sophie Hannah's internationally bestselling Zailer & Waterhouse series, named by The Sunday Times as one of the 50 Best Thrillers of the Last Five Years When Gaby's plane is delayed, she's forced to share a hotel room with a stranger: Lauren, who is terrified of her. But why is she scared of Gaby in particular? Lauren won't explain. Instead, she blurts out something about an innocent man going to prison for murder. Gaby soon suspects that Lauren's presence on her flight is

Dec 27, 2014
The Burning Gates - A Makana Investigation by Bilal, Parker

The Burning Gates - A Makana Investigation

Dec 27, 2014
The burglar who thought he was Bogart by Block, Lawrence.

The burglar who thought he was Bogart

While robbing an apartment, Bernie Rhodenbarr, the New York bookseller and burglar, stumbles on the trail of a treasure belonging to the deposed monarch of an Eastern European country. Problem is, others are after it too.

Dec 27, 2014
The boy who followed Ripley by Highsmith, Patricia, 1921-1995.

The boy who followed Ripley

Dec 27, 2014
The Book of Fires by Doherty, Paul

The Book of Fires

Dec 27, 2014
The body snatchers affair / A Carpenter and Quincannon Mystery by Muller, Marcia, author.

The body snatchers affair / A Carpenter and Quincannon Mystery

Conducting a dual investigation in the opium dens of Chinatown, Sabina Carpenter and John Quincannon search for missing millionaires against a backdrop of a brewing Tong war.

Dec 27, 2014
The blue journal - a Detective Anthony Walker novel by Graham, L. T., 1950-

The blue journal - a Detective Anthony Walker novel

"When one of Randi Conway's psychotherapy patients is found dead of a gunshot wound, the investigation is turned over to Lieutenant Anthony Walker. Formerly a New York City cop, Walker now serves on the police force of an affluent community in FairfieldCounty, Connecticut. He lives among the privileged gentry, where he understands that appearances are often far removed from reality. This certainly proves to be true in the death of Elizabeth Knoebel, when Walker discovers that she had been keepi

Dec 27, 2014
The bishop's wife by Harrison, Mette Ivie, 1970-

The bishop's wife

"In the predominantly Mormon city of Draper, Utah, some seemingly perfect families have deadly secrets. Inspired by an actual crime and written by a practicing Mormon, The Bishop's Wife is both a fascinating look at the lives of modern Mormons as well as a grim and cunningly twisted mystery. Linda Wallheim is the mother of five grown boys and the wife of a Mormon bishop. As bishop, Kurt Wallheim is the ward's designated spiritual father, and that makes Linda the ward's unofficial mother, and her

Dec 27, 2014
The bishop's wife by Harrison, Mette Ivie, 1970-

The bishop's wife

"In the predominantly Mormon city of Draper, Utah, some seemingly perfect families have deadly secrets. Inspired by an actual crime and written by a practicing Mormon, The Bishop's Wife is both a fascinating look at the lives of modern Mormons as well as a grim and cunningly twisted mystery. Linda Wallheim is the mother of five grown boys and the wife of a Mormon bishop. As bishop, Kurt Wallheim is the ward's designated spiritual father, and that makes Linda the ward's unofficial mother, and h

Dec 21, 2014
The beige man by Tursten, Helene, 1954-

The beige man

"Goteborg, Sweden: A high-speed chase of a stolen BMW takes a chilling turn when the two police officers involved witness a gruesome hit-and-run. When they finally recover the abandoned vehicle, search dogs are unable to trace the thieves, but they do uncover an entirely different horror: the half-naked corpse of a young girl in a nearby root cellar. As Detective Inspector Irene Huss and her colleagues struggle to put the pieces together, they discover a disturbing connection. The man whose car

Dec 27, 2014
The accidental alchemist by Pandian, Gigi, 1975-

The accidental alchemist

Dec 27, 2014
The abbot's agreement - the seventh chronicle of Hugh de Singleton, surgeon by Starr, Melvin R., author.

The abbot's agreement - the seventh chronicle of Hugh de Singleton, surgeon

Dec 27, 2014
Tahoe Ghost Boat by Borg, Todd

Tahoe Ghost Boat

Dec 27, 2014
Tagged for death by Harris, Sherry (Mystery writer), author.

Tagged for death

"Starting your life over at age thirty-eight isn't easy, but that's what Sarah Winston finds herself facing when her husband CJ runs off with a 19-year-old temptress named Tiffany. Sarah's self-prescribed therapy happily involves hitting all the garage and tag sales in and around her small town of Ellington, Massachusetts. If only she could turn her love for bargain hunting into a full-time career. One man's junk is another man's treasure. After returning from a particularly successful day sear

Dec 27, 2014