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The Theory of Death by Kellerman, Faye

The Theory of Death

Sep 2, 2015
The Stages by Satterlee, Thom

The Stages

Sep 2, 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
The Sicilian Wife by Edwards, Caterina

The Sicilian Wife

Sep 2, 2015
The Scottie Barked at Midnight by Dunnett, Kaitlyn

The Scottie Barked at Midnight

Sep 2, 2015
The question of the unfamiliar husband by Cohen, Jeffrey, 1957-

The question of the unfamiliar husband

Sep 2, 2015
The Patriarch - a Bruno, chief of police novel by Walker, Martin, 1947 January 23-, author.

The Patriarch - a Bruno, chief of police novel

Attending the lavish birthday celebration of a World War II hero, police chief Bruno becomes intimately tangled in the family's dynamics when one of their close friends dies under suspicious circumstances.

Sep 2, 2015
The nature of the beast by Penny, Louise, author.

The nature of the beast

"Hardly a day goes by when nine year old Laurent Lepage doesn't cry wolf. From alien invasions, to walking trees, to winged beasts in the woods, to dinosaurs spotted in the village of Three Pines, his tales are so extraordinary no one can possibly believe him. Including Armand and Reine-Marie Gamache, who now live in the little Quebec village. But when the boy disappears, the villagers are faced with the possibility that one of his tall tales might have been true. And so begins a frantic search

Sep 2, 2015
The mystery of the lost Cézanne - a Verlaque and Bonnet Provençal mystery by Longworth, M. L. (Mary Lou), 1963-

The mystery of the lost Cézanne - a Verlaque and Bonnet Provençal mystery

"The fifth entry in this acclaimed series finds Verlaque and Bonnet investigating a murder and the provenance of a mysterious painting Like Donna Leon and Andrea Camilleri, M. L. Longworth's enchanting mystery series blends clever whodunits with gustatory delights and the timeless appeal of Provence. The Mystery of the Lost Ce´zanne adds a new twist by immersing Antoine and Marine in a clever double narrative that costars Provence's greatest artist. A friend in his cigar club asks Antoine t

Sep 2, 2015
The musubi murder by Bow, Frankie.

The musubi murder

"Newly single and far from home, Professor Molly Barda wants to focus on her job and stay out of trouble until she gets tenure at remote Mahina State University. But her life is upended when fast-food entrepreneur Jimmy Tanaka, founder of Merrie Musubis, pledges a huge donation to Molly's college, and then disappears. Molly's bottom-line-obsessed dean tasks her with locating the missing musubi mogul, a quest that lands her in a stew of old grudges, whispered scandals, and murder. Along the way,

Sep 2, 2015
The Monet murders by Mort, T. A. (Terry A.), author.

The Monet murders

"Hollywood, 1934. Prohibition is finally over, but there is still plenty of crime for an ambitious young private eye to investigate. Though he has a slightly checkered past, Riley Fitzhugh is well connected in the film industry and is hired by a major producer whose lovely girlfriend has disappeared. He also is hired to recover a stolen Monet, a crime that results in two murders initially, with more to come."--provided by publisher.

Sep 2, 2015
The marsh madness by Abbott, Victoria, author.

The marsh madness

"Jordan works hard to improve Vera Van Alsts collection of classic detective stories. So when Chadwick Kauffmanheir to the Kauffman fortuneoffers a very good price on a fine collection of Ngaio Marsh first editions owned by his recently deceased stepfather, she is thrilled to meet with him at his fabled summer estate, Summerlea. The next day, Jordan and Vera are shocked to read that Chadwick has died in a fall from the grand staircase at Summerlea. But when the picture in the paper is of a diffe

Sep 2, 2015
The Marsh Madness by Abbott, Victoria

The Marsh Madness

Aug 28, 2015
The man who fell from the sky by Coel, Margaret, 1937- author.

The man who fell from the sky

When Robert Walking Bear's body is found in the Wind River mountains, his death appears to be accidental--except for the fact that he had been hunting for Butch Cassidy's buried loot with a map he had gotten from his grandfather, a map believed to have been drawn by the leader of the Hole in the Wall gang himself. It isn't long before rumors circulate that Robert was murdered by his own cousins to get the map and find the treasure themselves. Despite there being no evidence of foul play, the gos

Sep 2, 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
The killing room - a mystery in Florence by Kent, Christobel, author.

The killing room - a mystery in Florence

When private investigator Sandro Cellini is invited to attend a glamorous launch party for a luxury residence overlooking the glittering expanse of Florence, he has no idea what he's walking into. Behind the ancient and luxurious facade of Palazzo San Giorgio, there lies a series of terrible secrets; an old torture chamber, hidden for centuries in the bowels of the building, and a much more recent malevolence. The former head of security for this elite development has just died under suspicious

Aug 29, 2015
The intruder - a crime novel by Östlundh, Håkan, 1962-

The intruder - a crime novel

"The Intruder is an unusual story about betrayal and dark secrets. The Andersson family is being sent scary letters without a sender's name. Who could possibly want to harm them? Gotland policeman Fredrik Broman and his colleagues take the threats seriously, but cannot rule out the possibility that it is all a tasteless joke. When the threats escalate and the couple's daughter disappears, all doubts vanish. This is for real. And it is only the beginning. When the police pressure the husband, a c

Sep 2, 2015
The haunted season - a Max Tudor novel by Malliet, G. M., 1951-

The haunted season - a Max Tudor novel

Sep 2, 2015
The guise of another by Eskens, Allen, 1963-

The guise of another

Sep 2, 2015
The Grave Soul by Hart, Ellen

The Grave Soul

Sep 2, 2015