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As Gouda as dead by Aames, Avery, author.

As Gouda as dead

Providence, Ohio is celebrating Valentine's Day with a week full of events. While her cheese shop sells heart-shaped cheeses, Charlotte Bessette is set to walk down the aisle, but a beloved bar owner is discovered murdered on her fiance's farm, causing the couple to reconsider the timing of the wedding.

Mar 26, 2015
Assault and pepper by Budewitz, Leslie, author.

Assault and pepper

"Spice and tea shop owner Pepper Reece finds herself steeped in a murder investigation when a panhandler named Doc is found dead on her store's doorstep and her employee, Tory Finch, is accused of the crime."--

Mar 26, 2015
Barrington Street blues - a mystery by Emery, Anne.

Barrington Street blues - a mystery

Two men are found dead of gunshot wounds outside a seedy bar on Barrington Street. The police declare it a murder-suicide, but bluesman/lawyer Monty Collins suspects it's a double murder. Helped by his friend, Father Brennan Burke, and hindered by his femme fatale law partner, Felicia Morgan, Monty explores the dark side of Halifax society--hookers, drug addicts, boozers, gamblers, and people desperate to cover up a series of parties that got way out of hand. Monty's investigations lead him to a

Mar 26, 2015
Black run - a novel by Manzini, Antonio, 1964-

Black run - a novel

Mar 26, 2015
Blaze away / A Harpur & Isles British Police Procedural by James, Bill, 1929- author.

Blaze away / A Harpur & Isles British Police Procedural

Harpur and Iles are drawn into the criminal element of fine art dealing when police informant and arts dealer Jack Lamb finds his collection the target of a small-time thief and a big-time crook.

Mar 26, 2015
Blood Sweep by Havill, Steven F.

Blood Sweep

Mar 26, 2015
Body in the Belfry by Page, Katherine Hall

Body in the Belfry

Mar 26, 2015
Bone to Be Wild - A Sarah Booth Delaney Mystery by Haines, Carolyn

Bone to Be Wild - A Sarah Booth Delaney Mystery

Mar 26, 2015
Bonecrack by Francis, Dick.

Bonecrack

Abducted by two men, Neil Griffon discovers that unless he agrees to their unreasonable demands, they will destroy his father's precious horses and racing stable--and, ultimately, Neil himself.

Mar 26, 2015
Borrowed crime by Cass, Laurie, author.

Borrowed crime

When Minnie loses a grant that was supposed to keep the bookmobile running, she's worried her pet project could come to its final page. But she's determined to keep her patrons -- and Eddie's fans --happy and well read. She just needs her boss, Stephen to see things her way, and make sure he doesn't see Eddie. The library director doesn't exactly know about the bookmobile's furry co-pilot.

Mar 26, 2015
Burnt River by Salvalaggio, Karin

Burnt River

Mar 26, 2015
Buy a Whisker by Ryan, Sofie

Buy a Whisker

Mar 26, 2015
Bye, Bye Love by Larsen, K. J.

Bye, Bye Love

Mar 26, 2015
Camille by Lemaitre, Pierre

Camille

Mar 26, 2015
Cat out of hell by Truss, Lynne.

Cat out of hell

"For people who both love and hate cats comes the tale of Alec Charlesworth, a librarian who finds himself suddenly alone: he’s lost his job, his beloved wife has just died, and to top it all off, his sister has disappeared. Overcome by grief, he stands in his sister’s kitchen staring at the only witness to what’s happened to her – her cat, Roger. Who then speaks to him. It takes a while for Alec to realize he’s not gone mad from grief, that the cat is actually speaking . . . and that much of wh

Mar 26, 2015
Checked out - a dead-end job mystery by Viets, Elaine, 1950-

Checked out - a dead-end job mystery

"Shhh...in the newest hardcover in the national bestselling Dead-End Job Mystery series, Helen Hawthorne quietly goes undercover at a local library to search for a missing masterpiece. Wealthy socialite Elizabeth Cateman Kingsley has hired Helen to finda missing John Singer Sargent painting, owned by her late father. After his death, many of Davis Cateman's books were donated to the Flora Park library, and his daughter suspects the small watercolor-worth millions-was tucked away inside one of t

Mar 26, 2015
Cold betrayal - an Ali Reynolds novel by Jance, Judith A.

Cold betrayal - an Ali Reynolds novel

"Revenge isn't the only dish served cold... Ali Reynolds's longtime friend and Taser-carrying nun, Sister Anselm, rushes to the bedside of a young pregnant woman hospitalized for severe injuries after she was hit by a car on a deserted Arizona highway. The girl had been running away from The Family, a polygamous cult with no patience for those who try to leave its ranks. Meanwhile, married life agrees with Ali. But any hopes that she and her husband, B. Simpson, will finally slow down and relax

Mar 26, 2015
Cold trail / A Jeri Howard Mystery by Dawson, Janet.

Cold trail / A Jeri Howard Mystery

Mar 26, 2015
Cover her face - [an Adam Dalgliesh mystery] by James, P. D., author.

Cover her face - [an Adam Dalgliesh mystery]

"When headstrong and beautiful housemaid Sally Jupp is found strangled in her bed behind a bolted door, Detective Chief-Inspector Adam Dalgliesh of Scotland Yard must unmask her killer from a houseful of suspects--most of whom had very good reason to wish her ill. Each new clue he uncovers leads to a dramatic twist in this ingeniously plotted mystery"--Cover page 4.

Mar 26, 2015
Cry uncle by McLean, Russel D., author.

Cry uncle

"Working undercover on behalf of the police, McNee’s mission is to get close to aging gangster David Burns and uncover his secrets. In his role as Burns’ new right hand man, he’s expected to follow orders and get his hands dirty. But how far can he go before he crosses the line? With the murder of Burns’ nephew – supposedly under McNee’s protection at the time – the tension ratchets up to breaking point, and McNee finds himself in the midst of a vicious turf war. His cover at risk of being blown

Mar 26, 2015