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Kittens can kill by Simon, Clea, author.

Kittens can kill

"The dead don't keep pets. So when animal behaviorist expert Pru Marlowe gets a call about a kitten, she doesn't expect to find the cuddly creature playing beside the cooling body of prominent Beauville lawyer David Canaday. Heart attack? His three adult daughters angrily blame drug interactions, feline allergies--and each other. And begin to feud over their father, his considerable estate, and that cute ball of fluff. While the cause of death is pending, each sister has an axe to grind--with ar

Mar 26, 2015
Ladle to the grave by Archer, Connie, author.

Ladle to the grave

"When her grandfather's concoction for a pagan celebration results in the death of one of the attendees, soup-shop owner Lucky Jamieson, while helping her best friend discover the identity of a dead man she found on her property, stirs up trouble as she tries to clear her grandfather's name."--

Mar 31, 2015
Lamentation by Sansom, C. J., author.

Lamentation

"As Henry VIII lies on his deathbed, an incendiary manuscript threatens to tear his court apart. Summer, 1546. King Henry VIII is slowly, painfully dying. His Protestant and Catholic councilors are engaged in a final and decisive power struggle; whoever wins will control the government. As heretics are hunted across London, and radical Protestants are burned at the stake, the Catholic party focuses its attack on Henry's sixth wife--and Matthew Shardlake's old mentor--Queen Catherine Parr. Shardl

Mar 25, 2015
Lemon Pies and Little White Lies by Adams, Ellery

Lemon Pies and Little White Lies

Mar 31, 2015
Lethal beauty by Wiehl, Lis W.

Lethal beauty

When a key witness goes missing in the case she is prosecuting, Mia Quinn discovers that her case is linked to two murder investigations led by Seattle homicide detective Charlie Carlson and together they must race against time to find the truth before another crime hits too close to home.

Mar 31, 2015
Manhattan in Miniature - A Miniature Mystery by Grace, Margaret

Manhattan in Miniature - A Miniature Mystery

Mar 31, 2015
Ming tea murder by Childs, Laura.

Ming tea murder

Mar 31, 2015
Murder in Ely - a third-culture kid mystery by Nelson, D. L., 1942-

Murder in Ely - a third-culture kid mystery

Mar 31, 2015
Murder in Hindsight - a New Scotland Yard mystery by Cleeland, Anne. author

Murder in Hindsight - a New Scotland Yard mystery

Scotland Yard's unlikeliest detective pair-- plucky Irish redhead Kathleen Doyle and British lord turned cop Michael Acton-- are on the trail of a serial killer in the third of Anne Cleeland's mystery series. Kathleen Doyle is on the trail of a killer who seems to be intent on handing out vigilante justice-- killing those who, for one reason or another, have not paid the price for their crimes. But as she gets closer to the killer, other dangers lurk. Solonik has reared his head again, pullin

Mar 31, 2015
Murder in the queen's garden by Carmack, Amanda, author.

Murder in the queen's garden

Mar 31, 2015
Murder on Amsterdam Avenue - a gaslight mystery by Thompson, Victoria (Victoria E.).

Murder on Amsterdam Avenue - a gaslight mystery

"In the midst of Sarah and Frank's wedding preparations, Sarah accompanies her mother on a condolence call to the Upper West Side, where Charles Fairfax, the son of family friends, has died unexpectedly after suffering from a mysterious disease. It is a tragic and all-too-common story or so it seems. Charles's father asks to speak with Sarah privately. He believes his son was poisoned and would like Sarah and Frank to look into the matter with the utmost discretion. Putting their own personal af

Mar 31, 2015
Murder on the Champ de Mars by Black, Cara, 1951-

Murder on the Champ de Mars

Struggling to run her business and care for her newborn, sleep-deprived Aime´e Leduc reluctantly takes the case of a French Gypsy boy whose dying mother has been kidnapped by adversaries who would hide a dangerous secret about Aime´e's murdered father.

Mar 31, 2015
Murder ties the knot by Fifield, Christy, author.

Murder ties the knot

Mar 29, 2015
Murder ties the knot by Fifield, Christy, author.

Murder ties the knot

"It's winter in Keyhole Bay, Florida, and while the tourist trade is slow, souvenir shop owner Glory Martine is busy with her best friend's wedding. But between managing preparations, the bride's in-laws, and a haunted parrot named Bluebeard, Glory makes plans to catch a killer. As her friends Karen and Riley approach their wedding day, Glory could use a break from the nuptial madness. She takes a peaceful drive to Alabama's piney woods to pick up the wedding quilt she ordered from a supplier. B

Mar 31, 2015
Murder with a twist by Kiely, Tracy.

Murder with a twist

"Nic and Nigel Martini are visiting New York to attend a cousin's birthday gala, but when the birthday girl's gold-digging cad of a husband goes missing, the social event of the season may turn into a story for the scandal sheets. Nigel's condescending aunt begs Nic to find sleazy Leo, despite the fact that it would be better for everyone if he just stayed lost. Trailing a married bachelor with a penchant for trouble can be downright deadly. Assisted by Nigel and their bull mastiff, Nic must tan

Mar 31, 2015
Murder with fried chicken and waffles by Herbert, A. L.

Murder with fried chicken and waffles

Halia Watkins, the owner of a well-loved soul food restaurant in Prince George's County, Maryland, investigates after a smooth-talking, shady entrepreneur turns up murdered in her kitchen, right next to her cast iron frying pan.

Mar 25, 2015
Musseled out by Ross, Barbara, 1953- author.

Musseled out

Mar 31, 2015
Neighing With Fire - A Mystery by O'sullivan, Kathryn

Neighing With Fire - A Mystery

Mar 31, 2015
No known grave by Jennings, Maureen, author.

No known grave

"Inspector Tom Tyler is making a fresh start in the market town of Ludlow, Shropshire when he receives an early morning call from St. Anne's Convalescent Hospital. A horrifying double murder has been discovered on the grounds and mysterious letters addressed to Tyler and recounting incidents of terrible cruelty and destruction far away begin to arrive almost immediately. It soon becomes clear that Tyler is not only seeking a murderer who may be hiding very close by, but also that the horrors of

Mar 31, 2015
Oh Say Can You Fudge by Coco, Nancy

Oh Say Can You Fudge

Mar 31, 2015