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Rollover by Slater, Susan


Jul 6, 2014
Rollover by Slater, Susan


Jul 10, 2014
Robert B. Parker's Blind spot by Coleman, Reed Farrel, 1956-

Robert B. Parker's Blind spot

"Paradise Police Chief Jesse Stone investigates the murder of a young woman and the kidnapping of a young man from a wealthy family, only to find connections to his own troubled past"--

Jul 10, 2014
Rest assured by Gregson, J. M., author.

Rest assured

Twin Lakes is a tranquil place. It is a complex of holiday homes in a particularly beautiful part of England. "Rest Assured", says the sign at its entrance. And the people fortunate to occupy the luxury homes on the site are indeed able to relax in a beautiful setting. Then a series of mysterious threatening notes are delivered to one of the lakeside homes. DS Bert Hook conducts an informal investigation and the notes cease to appear. All is peaceful once more as spring moves into summer and the

Jul 10, 2014
Ratking by Dibdin, Michael.


In this masterpiece of psychological suspense, Italian Police Commissioner Aurelio Zen is dispatched to investigate the kidnapping of Ruggiero Miletti, a powerful Perugian industrialist. But nobody much wants Zen to succeed: not the local authorities, who view him as an interloper, and certainly not Miletti's children, who seem content to let the head of the family languish in the hands of his abductors -- if he's still alive. Was Miletti truly the victim of professionals? Or might his kidnapper

Jul 10, 2014
Queen of hearts by Bowen, Rhys.

Queen of hearts

"Lady Georgiana Rannoch, thirty-fifth in line for the British throne, knows how to play the part of an almost royal-but now she's off to Hollywood, where she must reprise her role as sleuth or risk starring in an all-too-convincing death scene ... My mother, the glamorous and much-married actress, is hearing wedding bells once again-which is why she must hop across the pond for a quickie divorce in Reno. To offer my moral support, and since all expenses are paid by her new hubby-to-be, Max, I a

Jul 10, 2014
Progressive dinner deadly by Spann Craig, Elizabeth.

Progressive dinner deadly

Retired octogenarian schoolteacher Myrtle Clover is fit to be tied when her book club votes to change to a supper club. Outrageous! The first supper club is a progressive dinner... where Myrtle loses interest during the hors d'oeuvres. But when a body is discivered during the main course, the evening quickly gets interesting.

Jul 4, 2014
Paw enforcement by Kelly, Diane.

Paw enforcement

Megan Luz had only been on the police forcec for six months when she tazered her sexist partner in the groin. She's given a second chance, this time with a K-9 partner named Bridget. Together, the officer and dog investigate a mall bombing.

Jul 10, 2014
Paw and order - a Chet and Bernie mystery by Quinn, Spencer.

Paw and order - a Chet and Bernie mystery

Visiting reporter Suzie Sanchez's home in Washington, D.C., canine investigator Chet lands in the path of an operative with links to a conspiracy involving a British intelligence agent, a strange bird, and a guinea pig.

Jul 10, 2014
Paramour's daughter - a Maggie MacGowen mystery by Hornsby, Wendy

Paramour's daughter - a Maggie MacGowen mystery

Jul 10, 2014
One dead cookie by Lowell, Virginia.

One dead cookie

Jul 10, 2014
Nursing homes are murder - a Paul Jacobson geezer-lit mystery by Befeler, Mike.

Nursing homes are murder - a Paul Jacobson geezer-lit mystery

Jul 10, 2014
Not for nothing by Jones, Stephen Graham, 1972- author.

Not for nothing

Jul 10, 2014
No stone unturned - an Ellie Stone mystery by Ziskin, James W., 1960-

No stone unturned - an Ellie Stone mystery

"Ellie Stone is a modern girl, one who drinks whiskey and sometimes ends up in bed with the gentlemen she meets. In love, she plays by her own rules. Working as a reporter, she must overcome the handicap of her sex, work harder than any man, and be twice as smart"--Provided by publisher.

Jul 9, 2014
No job for a lady by McCleary, Carol.

No job for a lady

"History, mystery, and murder are the traveling companions of Nellie Bly, the world's first female investigative reporter. In No Job for a Lady, Nellie defies the wrath of her editor and vengeful ancient gods while setting out to prove a woman has what it takes to be a foreign correspondent in dangerous Victorian times. Pyramids, dark magic, and dead bodies are what the intrepid Nellie encounters when she takes off for Mexico after her editor refuses to let her work as a foreign correspondent be

Jul 9, 2014
Nine lives to die - a Mrs. Murphy mystery by Brown, Rita Mae.

Nine lives to die - a Mrs. Murphy mystery

A busy holiday season for Harry, her husband, and her posse of pet detectives is interrupted by dark secrets from the community's past involving a cold case and a twenty-five-year-old love triangle.

Jul 10, 2014
Night of the white buffalo by Coel, Margaret, 1937-

Night of the white buffalo

"With her gritty mysteries steeped in authentic Native American culture, New York Times bestselling author Margaret Coel is "widely considered the most accomplished heir to Tony Hillerman's legacy," (Scripps Howard News Service). In the latest Wind Rivernovel, Arapaho attorney Vicky Holden and Father John O'Malley confront a ruthless killer in the wake of a miraculous event. A mysterious penitent confesses to murder, and then flees the confessional before Father John can identify him. Two month

Jul 10, 2014
Murder, simply stitched by Alan, Isabella.

Murder, simply stitched

"When Angela Braddock enters her quilts in an Amish auction, she never expects one of her neighbors to end up going, going, gone-- Angie is finding her niche as the new owner of her late aunt's Amish quilt shop, Running Stitch. But as the summer is winding down, so is business. To bolster support for the shop, Angie decides to sell her quilts in the Rolling Brook Amish Auction, including some of her aunt's most prized works. The quilts promise to be a hit--but the gavel comes down on the lively

Jul 10, 2014
Murder With a Twist by Abbott, Allyson K.

Murder With a Twist

Jul 10, 2014
Murder on the Mediterranean by Campion, Alexander.

Murder on the Mediterranean

Even on a well-deserved Mediterranean cruise, murder follows Commissair Capucine Le Tellier.

Jul 10, 2014