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The dark by Giambanco, V. M, author. The dark

When the remains of Nathan Quinn's younger brother, who was murdered when he was a boy, are discovered, homicide detective Alice Madison vows to discover the truth about the cases, as she contends with a sadistic killer and her own demons.

Dec 2, 2016
The dangerous ladies affair by Muller, Marcia, author. The dangerous ladies affair

Hired by a wealthy banker to nab an extortionist who has threatened to reveal personal secrets unless he receives more money, John Quincannon and Sabina Carpenter find the case turning deadly when a courier is found dead in a locked room.

Dec 2, 2016
Custom Baked Murder by Mugavero, Liz Custom Baked Murder

Dec 2, 2016
Curried away by Oust, Gail, 1943- author. Curried away

When an Indian cuisine demonstration at her spice shop is interrupted by the murder of the unpopular director of a local theater production, Piper Prescott sifts through a rash of suspects to clear the name of her accused best friend, Reba Mae.

Dec 2, 2016
Crimson Snow by Edwards, Martin Crimson Snow

Dec 2, 2016
The Chosen by Ohlsson, Kristina The Chosen

Dec 2, 2016
The cat sitter and the canary - a Dixie Hemingway mystery by Clement, Blaize, author. The cat sitter and the canary - a Dixie Hemingway mystery

"This time out, Dixie's got a furry partner-in-crime, an irascible Lhasa Apso named Charlie. They've just arrived at the home of one of Dixie's regular clients to check in on Franklin, a mackerel tabby with avocado-green eyes and a luxuriant coat the color of dried beach grass. Despite a couple of bumps in the road (Franklin seems to be hiding in one of his favorite cubby holes, and Charlie scratches up the parlor door trying to get to the other side), everything else is perfectly normal. That i

Dec 2, 2016
Buried in the country by Dunn, Carola, author. Buried in the country

"After many years working around the world for an international charity in the late 1960s, Eleanor Trewynn has retired to the relative quiet of a small town in Cornwall. But her quiet life is short-lived when, due to her experience, the Commonwealth Relations Office reaches out to her to assist in a secret conference that is to take place in a small hotel outside the historical village of Tintagel. Meanwhile, her niece, Detective Sargent Megan Pencarrow, is investigating the disappearance of a l

Dec 2, 2016
Brazen - a Valentino mystery by Estleman, Loren D, author. Brazen - a Valentino mystery

"A killer is reenacting the deaths of Hollywood's blond bombshells, and Valentino must stop him before it's too late in Loren D. Estleman's Brazen. UCLA film archivist and sometime film detective Valentino doesn't take friend and former actress Beata Limerick very seriously when she tells him that she quit acting because of the curse on blond actresses. Marilyn Monroe, Jayne Mansfield, Thelma Todd, Sharon Tate... they all had more fun, but none of them made it out of the business alive, and acco

Dec 2, 2016
Blood and bone by Giambanco, V. M, author. Blood and bone

"After two years in the Seattle Police Department, homicide detective Alice Madison has finally found a measure of peace she has never known before--a sense of belonging. When a local burglary escalates into a gruesome murder, Madison takes charge of the investigation, only to discover that this is no ordinary killing. She finds herself tracking a serial assassin who has haunted the city for years--and whose brutality is the stuff of legend among the super-max prisons of the Pacific Northwest.

Dec 2, 2016
Beyond the truth by Holt, Anne, 1958- author. Beyond the truth

Investigating the Christmas-season murders of four people in the luxurious home of one of Oslo's wealthiest families, Norwegian Police Chief Inspector Hanne Wilhelmsen risks everything to identify a mysterious victim and his reason for being among the others.

Dec 2, 2016
Better Off Thread by Lee, Amanda Better Off Thread

Dec 2, 2016
Bell, Book and Candlemas by Hesse, Jennifer David Bell, Book and Candlemas

Dec 2, 2016
At Rope's End - A Dr. James Verraday Mystery by Kay, Edward At Rope's End - A Dr. James Verraday Mystery

Dec 2, 2016
Assault and Beret by Mckinlay, Jenn Assault and Beret

Dec 2, 2016
Walk into silence by McBride, Susan, author. Walk into silence

When Patrick Dielman shows up at Detective Jo Larsen's desk insisting that his wife, Jenny, is missing, Jo wonders if it's a case of a bored housewife running away. But as she digs deeper into Jenny's life, Jo learns that Dielman keeps a stranglehold on the family finances, down to the last nickel, and that Jenny's first marriage dissolved following the death of her young son. By all accounts--including her doctor--she never recovered from the loss. Between a controlling husband, a tragic past,

Dec 1, 2016
A vote for murder by Wishart, David, 1952- A vote for murder

Dec 1, 2016
Time of death - a Stillwater General mystery by Kerr, Lucy, author. Time of death - a Stillwater General mystery

"It's been twelve years since ER nurse Frankie Stapleton fled the quiet banks of Stillwater, but with her sister's pregnancy taking a dangerous turn and a string of failed relationships in Chicago hanging over her, Frankie is back--and hoping to put the past behind her. Within minutes of arriving at Stillwater General Hospital however, she ends up saving a man's life, only to have him turn up dead hours later--and the hospital blames Frankie. Her instincts say Clem Jensen didn't die of natural c

Dec 1, 2016
Three novels of the early 1960s by Macdonald, Ross, 1915-1983, author. Three novels of the early 1960s

"The three novels collected in this second volume in the Library of America Ross Macdonald edition represent for many readers the summit of American crime writing. They remain thrilling for their searing psychological truth-telling, daring flights of narrative invention, and their keenly observed picture of the manners and morals of a particular time and place (Southern California in the early 1960s). Each reflects Macdonald's enduring concern with the hidden crimes and agonizing dysfunctions th

Dec 1, 2016
Storm rising by Schofield, Douglas, author. Storm rising

"Lucy Hendricks hasn't had an easy time of it since her husband Jack, devoted and upstanding Bayonne, New Jersey cop, was murdered while on an investigation five years prior. There were suspicions that he had been involved with the local mafia, and the media won't let it go, making life unbearable, so Lucy moved to Florida to raise her son, Kevin, who was born without ever knowing his father. Now, Lucy returns to pick up the pieces, moving back into the house she and Jack shared, trying to move

Dec 1, 2016

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