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Chicago Noir - The Classics by Meno, Joe (EDT)

Chicago Noir - The Classics

Aug 28, 2015
Booked for Trouble by Gates, Eva

Booked for Trouble

Aug 28, 2015
Blotto, Twinks and the Heir to the Tsar by Brett, Simon

Blotto, Twinks and the Heir to the Tsar

Aug 28, 2015
Black Cat Crossing by Finch, Kay

Black Cat Crossing

Aug 28, 2015
A beam of light by Camilleri, Andrea.

A beam of light

Aug 28, 2015
The Bark Before Christmas by Berenson, Laurien

The Bark Before Christmas

Aug 28, 2015
All Sales Final by Belle, Josie

All Sales Final

Aug 28, 2015
Red line - a Matt Sinclair novel by Thiem, Brian, author.

Red line - a Matt Sinclair novel

When a teenager from a wealthy suburb outside of Oakland, California is dumped at an inner city bus stop, homicide detective Matt Sinclair catches the case. It's his first since being bumped to desk duty for a bust that went south fast. With few leads and plenty of attention, it's the worst kind of case to help him get back up to speed. It only gets worse as the bodies start to pile up--first at the same bus bench, then around the city.

Aug 28, 2015
Swag Bags and Swindlers by Howell, Dorothy

Swag Bags and Swindlers

Aug 28, 2015
Trick or Deceit by Freydont, Shelley

Trick or Deceit

Aug 28, 2015
Twenty-eight and a half wishes by Swank, Denise Grover, author.

Twenty-eight and a half wishes

For Rose Gardner, working at the DMV on a Friday afternoon is bad even before she sees a vision of herself dead. She's had plenty of visions, usually boring ones like someone's toilet's overflowed, but she's never seen one of herself before. When her overbearing momma winds up murdered on her sofa instead, two things are certain: there isn't enough hydrogen peroxide in the state of Arkansas to get that stain out, and Rose is the prime suspect. Rose realizes she's wasted twenty-four years of livi

Aug 29, 2015
The skeleton plot - a Lambert & Hook police procedural by Gregson, J. M.

The skeleton plot - a Lambert & Hook police procedural

When a human skeleton is discovered on the boundary of a 20-year-old property development, it seems there are a large number of people who may know the identity of the corpse and how it got there. But twenty years is a long time and those individuals were very different people back then. Skeletons are being revealed in all senses and there are many prominent local figures who are beginning to feel uncomfortable and afraid. It's up to Detective Chief Superintendent Lambert and Detective Sergeant

Aug 29, 2015
A shameful murder by Harrison, Cora, author.

A shameful murder

Cork, Ireland, 1923. When, one wet March morning, Reverend Mother Aquinas discovers a body at the gate of the convent chapel, she immediately sends for one of her former pupils, Police Sergeant Patrick Cashman, to investigate. Dead bodies ar not unusual in the poverty-stricken slums of Cork, but this one is dressed in evening finery; in her handbag is a dance program for the exclusive Merchants' Ball held the previous evening--and a midnight ticket for the Liverpool ferry. Against the backdrop o

Aug 29, 2015
Plantation shudders by Byron, Ellen.

Plantation shudders

Prodigal daughter Maggie Crozat has returned home to her family's plantation-turned-bed-and-breakfast in Louisiana. When one of their guests dies from unnatural causes, Maggie and her family suddenly become suspects in a murder.

Aug 29, 2015
The Devil's Monk by Fraser, Sara.

The Devil's Monk

An intriguing 19th Century historical mystery. July, 1829. When a female corpse, dressed in male clothing, is discovered lying in a haystack in the Worcestershire countryside, rumour and superstition abound. For the sighting of a man in white robes fleeing from the scene leads to suspicion that the 'Devil's Monk' is responsible for the crime. According to local legend, this vengeful apparition appears at intervals to molest and kill. Constable Thomas Potts is dismissive of the rumours - but with

Aug 29, 2015
Daughter of ashes by Talley, Marcia Dutton, 1943- author.

Daughter of ashes

Is a tragic discovery from the past triggering a number of shocking present-day events? When Hannah loses out on the cottage of her dreams because of an unscrupulous real estate agent, she and her husband, Paul, buy a fixer-upper instead. But contractors restoring the chimney soon make a tragic discovery: the mummified body of an infant. Hannah, already researching the history of her home in the county archives, is searching for clues to the dead infant's identity when more shocking events occur

Aug 29, 2015
Crooked herring by Tyler, L. C.

Crooked herring

Aug 29, 2015
Code grey by Simon, Clea, author.

Code grey

Did a down on his luck former student steal a priceless book? Grad student and cat lover Dulcie Schwartz thinks not - and she sets out to prove it It's spring break, and Dulcie Schwartz has stayed behind in almost-deserted Cambridge, Massachusetts to concentrate on her thesis. But when a former student turned vagrant, Jeremy Mumbles, is found injured, with a valuable missing book clutched in his arms, Dulcie can't seem to let it go. What was he doing with the book? And why has it turned up after

Aug 29, 2015
The killing. II - based on the Bafta award winning TV series written by Søren Sveistrup by Hewson, David, 1953- author.

The killing. II - based on the Bafta award winning TV series written by Søren Sveistrup

It's been two years since Detective Sarah Lund left Copenhagen in disgrace. But when the body of a female lawyer is discovered in macabre circumstances, Head of Homicide Lennart Brix knows that Lund is the one person he can rely on to discover the truth.

Aug 29, 2015
No virgin island - a Sabrina Salter mystery by Dorsey, C. Michele.

No virgin island - a Sabrina Salter mystery

Aug 29, 2015