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Murder, by George - a Veronica Walsh mystery by Quigley, Jeanne, author.

Murder, by George - a Veronica Walsh mystery

"Retired soap opera actress Veronica Walsh leads a fulfilling second act in her Adirondack hometown of Barton. Her boutique, All Things, is thriving and she enjoys a romance with Professor Mark Burke. She has neither the time nor the desire to be an amateur sleuth. Trouble finds her when architect Scott Culverson buys a vintage box at the village's annual flea market and discovers a valuable painting and love letter inside a locked drawer. The awe over the masterpiece, a 1920's portrait of Bart

Apr 24, 2016
Murder on the Quai by Black, Cara, 1951- author.

Murder on the Quai

"The world knows Aime´e Leduc, heroine of 15 mysteries in this New York Times bestselling series, as a tres chic, no-nonsense private investigator the toughest and most relentless in Paris. Now author Cara Black dips back in time to reveal how Aime´e first became a detective. November 1989: Aime´e Leduc is in her first year of college at Paris's preeminent medical school. She lives in a 17th-century apartment that overlooks the Seine with her father, who runs the family detective agency. But t

Apr 28, 2016
Murder on the hour - a Penny Brannigan mystery by Duncan, Elizabeth J., author.

Murder on the hour - a Penny Brannigan mystery

"The residents of Llanelen are brimming with excitement. Antiques Cymru, a regional take on the popular national TV show, is coming to the Welsh town and people are flocking from miles around, hoping their attic treasures turn out to be worth a fortune. On the day of filming, quiet local sheep farmer Haydn Williams brings a generations-old long-case clock for evaluation, while the woman he's always admired from afar, Catrin Bellis, turns up with a cherished handmade quilt. Will either hear surpr

Apr 28, 2016
Murder on opening night - a Myrtle Clover cozy mystery by Spann Craig, Elizabeth, author.

Murder on opening night - a Myrtle Clover cozy mystery

"When Myrtle Clover and her friend Miles attend a play in their small town, there|s a full house on opening night. It|s clear to Myrtle that one of the actresses is a stage hog who loves stealing the spotlight. Nandina Marshall certainly does upstage everyone|when her murder forces an unexpected intermission. Can Myrtle and Miles discover who was behind her final curtain call before murder makes an encore?"--

Apr 28, 2016
Murder Most Fowl by Maxwell, Edith

Murder Most Fowl

Apr 28, 2016
Murder leaves its mark - a Hawaiʻi mystery by Kneubuhl, Victoria N. (Victoria Nalani), author

Murder leaves its mark - a Hawaiʻi mystery

"When a weekend of horseback rides and beachcombing at the old Heleiwa Hotel turns deadly, Mina Beckwith and Ned Manusia are on the case. The unlikely pair--she a journalist, he a playwright--find themselves once again on the trail of a killer in 1930s Honolulu, where sugar barons cavort at their beachfront mansions while unrest among the working class grows. Their investigation places them in the midst of hotheaded union organizers and the cre`me de la cre`me of Honolulu society as well as the

Apr 28, 2016
Murder in the Museum by Rowland, John

Murder in the Museum

Apr 24, 2016
Murder Frames the Scene - A Hawai'i Mystery by Kneubuhl, Nalani

Murder Frames the Scene - A Hawai'i Mystery

Apr 24, 2016
Murder comes by mail - a Hidden Springs mystery by Gabhart, Ann H., 1947- author.

Murder comes by mail - a Hidden Springs mystery

Apr 24, 2016
Murder casts a shadow - a Hawai'i mystery by Kneubuhl, Victoria N. (Victoria Nalani), author

Murder casts a shadow - a Hawai'i mystery

"New Year's Eve, 1934. While Honolulu celebrates with champagne and fireworks, someone is making away with the Bishop Museum's portrait of King Kala¯kaua and its curator. A series of brutal murders follows, and an unlikely pair, newspaper reporter Mina Beckwith and visiting playwright Ned Manusia, find themselves investigating a twisted trail of clues in an attempt to recover the painting and uncover the killer."--Page 4 of cover.

Apr 28, 2016
Murder at the Loch - A Traditional Murder Mystery Set in 1950s Scotland by Brown, Eric

Murder at the Loch - A Traditional Murder Mystery Set in 1950s Scotland

Apr 28, 2016
Murder at the 42nd Street library - a mystery by Lehane, Cornelius, author.

Murder at the 42nd Street library - a mystery

"Murder at the 42nd Street Library opens with a murder in a second floor office of the iconic, beaux-arts flagship of the New York Public Library. Ray Ambler, the curator of the library's crime fiction collection, joins forces with NYPD homicide detective Mike Cosgrove in hopes of bringing a murderer to justice. In his search for the reasons behind the murder, Ambler uncovers hidden--and profoundly disturbing--relationships between visitors to the library. These include a celebrated mystery writ

Apr 28, 2016
Mortal fall - a novel of suspense by Carbo, Christine, author.

Mortal fall - a novel of suspense

"A wildlife biologist's shocking death leads to chilling discoveries about a home for troubled teens in Christine Carbo's haunting and compelling new crime novel set in the wilds of Glacier National Park. Glacier National Park police officer Monty Harris knows that each summer at least one person--be it a reckless, arrogant climber or a distracted hiker--will meet tragedy in the park. But Paul "Wolfie" Sedgewick's fatal fall from the sheer cliffs near Going-To-the-Sun Road is incomprehensible.

Apr 24, 2016
Miss Lizzie by Satterthwait, Walter.

Miss Lizzie

Apr 28, 2016
Melody of murder by Cameron, Stella, author.

Melody of murder

With the Quillam family's arrival in the village, followed by the discovery of a body in the village church, pub owner Alex Duggins and veterinarian Tony Harrison are drawn into the wealthy family's turbulent affairs and a twisted killer's path.

Apr 28, 2016
Margaret Truman's Deadly Medicine - A Capital Crimes Novel by Truman, Margaret/ Bain, Donald

Margaret Truman's Deadly Medicine - A Capital Crimes Novel

Apr 28, 2016
London rain - a new mystery featuring Josephine Tey by Upson, Nicola, author.

London rain - a new mystery featuring Josephine Tey

"May, 1937, London: The country is still reeling from Edward VIII's shocking decision to abdicate the throne in order to marry the woman he loves, Wallis Simpson. As London prepares for the historic Coronation of his brother, George, bestselling writer Josephine Tey is in town to oversee a BBC radio production of her play, Queen of Scots. When one of the BBC's best-known broadcasters is murdered at the height of the Coronation celebrations, Josephine has a front row seat. Detective Chief Inspect

Apr 28, 2016
Knit to be tied by Sefton, Maggie, author.

Knit to be tied

"The New York Times bestselling author of Purl Up and Die returns as Kelly Flynn and the Lambspun Knitters must come together before their whole town unravels. In Fort Connor, Colorado, the friends at the House of Lambspun knitting shop are welcoming a new face into the fold. Shy, sweet, and pregnant Nancy Marsted would like to knit a baby hat, and the Lambspun ladies are more than happy to show her the ropes. They share their own pregnancy yarns and soon learn the father of Nancy's baby isn't

Apr 28, 2016
King maybe - a Junior Bender mystery by Hallinan, Timothy, author.

King maybe - a Junior Bender mystery

"Los Angeles burglar Junior Bender is in the middle of burgling a house and has just gotten his hands on one of the world's rarest stamps when the job goes terrifically wrong. After barely escaping, Junior realizes the danger is far from over. He's gotten himself on the wrong side of a man whose name is synonymous with violence, and to save his own skin he's set off a chain reaction of blackmail, strong-arming, and escalating crime. To pay off his underworld debts, Junior is forced to break into

Apr 28, 2016
Killer reunion by McKevett, G. A., author.

Killer reunion

Triumphantly attending her twenty-fifth high school reunion with her handsome husband, Savannah confronts her nasty former nemesis and is forced to clear her name when the woman is found murdered amid rumors about another suspicious death.

Apr 28, 2016