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Blood trail. by Box, C. J. Blood trail.

Sep 26, 2016
Bloodied ivy - a Nero Wolfe mystery by Goldsborough, Robert, author. Bloodied ivy - a Nero Wolfe mystery

When a great thinker takes a nasty tumble, Wolfe goes back to school A conservative academic, so far to the right that he thought Ronald Reagan was a pinko, Hale Markham rules Prescott University like an intellectual tyrant—right up until the morning he is found dead at the bottom of one of Prescott’s famously beautiful ravines. Every liberal on campus hated the crotchety old crank, but which one is responsible for giving Markham his final push to the right? The case so intrigues the

Sep 22, 2016
Blue Madonna by Benn, James R., author. Blue Madonna

"Billy Boyle, US Army detective and ex-Boston cop, faces his toughest investigation yet: infiltrating enemy lines in France as the Allies invade Normandy. It's late May 1944. Captain Billy Boyle is court-martialed on spurious charges of black market dealings. Stripped of his officer's rank, reduced to private, and sentenced to three months' hard labor, Boyle is given an opportunity: he can avoid his punishment if he goes behind enemy lines to rescue a high-value Allied soldier. A secret chamber

Sep 26, 2016
Body on the bayou by Byron, Ellen, author. Body on the bayou

"Just days before a big wedding at the Crozat Plantation B & B, the bride's cousin is found murdered, and Maggie Crozat has another murder to unravel"--Book jacket flap.

Sep 26, 2016
Catching heat by Cantore, Janice, author. Catching heat

Twenty-seven years after the deaths of Detective Abby Hart's parents, she's desperate to find the proof that will put the mastermind-the governor's wife-behind bars. When she joins a newly formed task force and teams up with PI Luke Murphy, Abby is sent to San Luis Obispo to work the cold case of a murdered college student. Realizing their investigation will bring them near the town where Alyssa Rollins grew up, Abby decides to do a little digging of her own into the Triple Seven fire.Luke is ea

Sep 26, 2016
Climate of fear by Vargas, Fred Climate of fear

Sep 26, 2016
Closed casket - the new Hercule Poirot mystery by Hannah, Sophie, 1971- author. Closed casket - the new Hercule Poirot mystery

"What I intend to say to you will come as a shock ..." With these words, Lady Athelinda Playford -- one of the world's most beloved children's authors -- springs a surprise on the lawyer entrusted with her will. As guests arrive for a party at her Irish mansion, Lady Playford has decided to cut off her two children without a penny . . . and leave her vast fortune to someone else: an invalid who has only weeks to live. Among Lady Playford's visitors are two strangers: the famous Belgian detective

Sep 26, 2016
Cold revenge by Howard, Alex (Novelist) Cold revenge

Sep 22, 2016
Combustion by Smith, Martin J. Combustion

Sep 26, 2016
Dangerous cargo- an Art Marvik mystery by Rowson, Pauline, author. Dangerous cargo- an Art Marvik mystery

Art Marvik is assigned to attend the funeral of Bradley Pulford, whose body was washed up on an Isle of Wight beach in January - only he'd officially been declared dead 55 years earlier. So who is the imposter - and why did he assume the name of a dead man? The answer lies in a trail of deceit, corruption and murder that spans over half a century.

Sep 22, 2016
Dark backward by Buffa, D. W. Dark backward

Sep 26, 2016
Dead men's bones - an Inspector McLean novel by Oswald, James, author. Dead men's bones - an Inspector McLean novel

Sep 26, 2016
Dead run by Tracy, P. J. Dead run

Breaking down while en route to Wisconsin, Grace MacBride, Annie Belinsky, and deputy Sharon Mueller stumble upon a nearly deserted town fraught with signs of foul play and are horrified to witness a double murder.

Sep 26, 2016
Dead to rights by Jance, Judith A. Dead to rights

Sheriff Brady becomes an assassin's target when investigating the murder of a motorist responsible for an earlier death.

Sep 26, 2016
Death Comes to the Fair by Lloyd, Catherine Death Comes to the Fair

Sep 26, 2016
Death in cold water by Skalka, Patricia, author. Death in cold water

Sep 25, 2016
Death of an avid reader by Brody, Frances, author. Death of an avid reader

"The search for a daughter. Lady Coulton gave up the baby that would have ruined her marriage, born when Lord Coulton was abroad. Now that her husband is dying, she asks Kate to find Sophia. A haunted library. It is forty years since the ghost of a dead librarian haunted the old library, yet the stories have begun again. Kate does not believe in ghosts but obligingly takes part in a ceremony to expel the restless spirit. Shockingly, there is a body in the basement, strangled, and covered in dust

Sep 26, 2016
Downfall - a Brady novel of suspense by Jance, Judith A., author. Downfall - a Brady novel of suspense

"Arizona sheriff Joanna Brady returns in this outstanding new mystery set in the beautiful desert country of the Southwest. With a baby on the way, sudden deaths in the family from which to recover, a re-election campaign looming, and a daughter heading off for college, Cochise County Sheriff Joanna Brady has her hands full when a puzzling new case hits her department, demanding every resource she has at her disposal. Two women have fallen to their deaths from a small nearby peak, referred to by

Sep 26, 2016
Edgar Allan Poe and the London Monster by Street, Karen Lee Edgar Allan Poe and the London Monster

Sep 25, 2016
Eggnog murder by Meier, Leslie/ Hollis, Lee/ Ross, Barbara Eggnog murder

Collects holiday-themed mysteries by three popular authors including "Eggnog Murder" by Leslie Meier, in which a gift-wrapped bottle of eggnog proves to be a killer concoction for a Tinkers Cove local, and Lucy Stone must seek out the murdering mixologist.

Sep 26, 2016