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Caught Dead by Lanh, Andrew

Caught Dead

Oct 20, 2014
Blacklist - a V.I. Warshawski novel by Paretsky, Sara.

Blacklist - a V.I. Warshawski novel

Chicago detective V.I. Warshawski investigates the murder of an African-American reporter and walks into a web of sex, politics, corruption, and secrecy spanning fifty years--from the McCarthy era to the Patriot Act--that could ultimately kill her.

Oct 20, 2014
The Best American mystery stories of the 19th century by

The Best American mystery stories of the 19th century

An unparalleled treasury of crime, mystery, and murder from the genre's founding century With stories by Washington Irving, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Mark Twain, Louisa May Alcott, L. Frank Baum, Edith Wharton, Stephen Crane, and Jack London, The Best American Mystery Stories of the Nineteenth Century is an essential anthology of American letters. It's a unique blend of beloved writers who contributed to the genre and forgotten names that pioneered the form, such as Anna Katharine Green, the godmothe

Oct 20, 2014
A crafty Christmas by Bryan, Mollie Cox, 1963- author.

A crafty Christmas

"Christmas is just around the corner, and the ladies of the Cumberland Creek Scrapbook Crop are thrilled when Sheila wins the first place prize in a scrapbooking design contest: a ten-day scrapbook-themed cruise in the Caribbean. Vera and Paige decide to tag along, which should pose the perfect opportunity to learn some new techniques, mingle with fellow croppers, and get in some rest and relaxation before the chaos of Christmas. But when Sheila finds a famous crafter dead, and investigators det

Oct 20, 2014
Black Thursday - a Mrs. Frugalicious shopping mystery by Hull, Linda Joffe.

Black Thursday - a Mrs. Frugalicious shopping mystery

Oct 20, 2014
Carom shot by Partridge, J. J.

Carom shot

Oct 20, 2014
Black karma - a White Ginger novel by Robinson, Thatcher, 1952-

Black karma - a White Ginger novel

"Bai Jiang--San Francisco's best-known souxun ("people finder")--is hired to track down the mysterious Daniel Chen. Police inspector Kelly suspects Chen of being involved in a botched drug heist that resulted in the death of an officer. Bai has her own suspicions. She thinks the police just want to see Chen dead. Her investigation leads Bai into deadly intrigue as she finds herself caught between international intelligence agencies and merchants of war, who deal in death, drugs, and high-jacke

Oct 20, 2014
Aunt Dimity's Good Deed by Atherton, Nancy

Aunt Dimity's Good Deed

Oct 20, 2014
The art whisperer by Elkins, Charlotte, author.

The art whisperer

Art restorer Alix London discovers that a Pollock painting at her museum may be a forgery, earning her the anger of the senior curator and the attentions of FBI Special Agent Ted Ellesworth, with whom she ruined a budding relationship.

Oct 20, 2014
The Adventure of the Plated Spoon and Other Tales of Sherlock Holmes by Estleman, Loren D. (EDT)

The Adventure of the Plated Spoon and Other Tales of Sherlock Holmes

Oct 20, 2014
Thoreau on Wolf Hill by Oak, B. B.

Thoreau on Wolf Hill

Oct 20, 2014
Suede to Rest by Vallere, Diane

Suede to Rest

Oct 20, 2014
Stirring the plot by Gerber, Daryl Wood, author.

Stirring the plot

Jenna Hart has packed The Cookbook Nook chock full of everything from ghostly texts to witchy potions in anticipation of the annual fund raiser luncheon. But there's one unexpected addition to the menu: murder. When the Head Priestess of the Winsome Witches is found dead under mysterious circumstances, there's no logical answer and plenty of blame to go around. With her aunt, Vera, unable to call on her ability to foresee the future, Jenna will have to use more than just sleight of hand and a f

Oct 20, 2014
Trophy Hunt by Box, C. J.

Trophy Hunt

Oct 20, 2014
The Phantom of Rue Royale by Curtis, Howard (TRN)/ Parot, Jean-francois

The Phantom of Rue Royale

Oct 20, 2014
The nightingale before Christmas - a Meg Langslow mystery by Andrews, Donna.

The nightingale before Christmas - a Meg Langslow mystery

"As the holidays draw near in Caerphilly, Mother volunteers to take part in a big Christmas-themed decorator show house--each room of a temporarily untenanted house is decorated to the hilt by a different decorator for the public to tour. Of course, Mother insists that Meg pitch in with the organization, and she finds herself surrounded by flamboyant personalities with massive egos clashing and feeling their professional reputations are at stake. Then the rooms start to be sabotaged, and an unfo

Oct 20, 2014
Murder at the Margin by Jevons, Marshall/ Stein, Herbert (FRW)

Murder at the Margin

Oct 20, 2014
Miracle cure by Coben, Harlan

Miracle cure

Oct 20, 2014
The man with the lead stomach by Parot, Jean-François, author.

The man with the lead stomach

Commissioner Nicolas Le Floch investigates a murder when the body of courtier's son is discovered at the royal performance of Jean-Philippe Rameau's latest work.

Oct 20, 2014
Long lost by Coben, Harlan, 1962-

Long lost

Contacted by a woman with whom he had an affair years earlier, Myron Bolitar learns how she has been wrongfully accused of murdering her ex-husband, a situation that is further complicated by a long-hidden family secret.

Oct 20, 2014