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A specter of justice - a Sam Blackman mystery by De Castrique, Mark, author.

A specter of justice - a Sam Blackman mystery

"When private detective Sam Blackman agrees to help his partner and lover, Nakayla Robertson, conduct a fundraiser for orphaned twin boys, he does so to ease his conscience. The boys' parents were killed in a courtroom shootout where Sam was the key witness against the twins' father. The charity event, a nighttime ghost tour of the legendary haunted sites of Asheville, North Carolina, seems harmless enough. Sam only has to tell the story of a grief-stricken woman who hanged herself from an old,

Nov 26, 2015
A likely story by McKinlay, Jenn, author.

A likely story

Delivering books to the housebound residents of the Thumb Islands, just a short boat ride from the town of Briar Creek, library director Lindsey Norris has befriended two elderly brothers, Stewart and Peter Rosen. She enjoys visiting them in their treasure-filled, ramshackle Victorian on Star Island until she discovers that Peter has been killed and Stewart is missing. Now she's determined to solve a murder and find Stewart before he suffers his brother's fate.

Nov 26, 2015
A deceptive clarity by Elkins, Aaron J.

A deceptive clarity

Nov 26, 2015
A Christmas escape - a novel by Perry, Anne, author.

A Christmas escape - a novel

"A Christmas Escape ... transports us to the Mediterranean island of Stromboli for an unconventional Yuletide adventure--and an unforgettable volcanic encounter."--

Nov 26, 2015
A body to spare - an Odelia Grey mystery by Jaffarian, Sue Ann, 1952-

A body to spare - an Odelia Grey mystery

Nov 26, 2015
A blossom of bright light by Chazin, Suzanne, author.

A blossom of bright light

"Latino police detective Jimmy Vega must strike a precarious balance between the local immigrant community and his hometown's most powerful and privileged citizens during a dangerous murder investigation"--Dust jacket flap.

Nov 26, 2015
A banquet of consequences by George, Elizabeth, 1949- author.

A banquet of consequences

"As Inspector Thomas Lynley investigates the London angle of an ever more darkly disturbing case, his partner, Barbara Havers, is looking behind the peaceful fac¸ade of country life to discover a twisted world of desire, deceit, and murder. The suicide of William Goldacre is devastating to those left behind. But what was the cause of his tragedy and how far might the consequences reach? Is there a link between the young man's leap from a Dorset cliff and a horrific poisoning in Cambridge? After

Nov 26, 2015