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Kansas troubles by Fowler, Earlene.

Kansas troubles

After a whirlwind marriage to police chief Gabe Ortiz, quilter and amateur sleuth Benni Harper joins her husband on a trip to his Kansas hometown, only to become caught up in a murder investigation.

Apr 19, 2015
Kickback by Atkins, Ace.

Kickback

"P.I. Spenser, knight-errant of the Back Bay, returns in this stellar addition to the iconic New York Times-bestselling series from author Ace Atkins. What started out as a joke landed seventeen-year-old Dillon Yates in a lockdown juvenile facility in Boston Harbor. When he set up a prank Twitter account for his vice principal, he never dreamed he could be brought up on criminal charges, but that's exactly what happened. This is Blackburn, Massachusetts, where zero tolerance for minors is a wa

Apr 24, 2015
Kill me, darling - a Mike Hammer novel / Mickey Spillane and Max Allan Collins. by Spillane, Mickey, 1918-2006, author.

Kill me, darling - a Mike Hammer novel / Mickey Spillane and Max Allan Collins.

The course of true love never did run smooth for PI Mike Hammer. His secretary and partner Velda has walked out on him without explanation, and Mike is just surfacing from a four-month bender. But then an old cop turns up murdered, an old cop who once worked with Velda on the NYPD Vice Squad. What's more, Mike's pal Captain Pat Chambers has discovered that Velda is in Florida, the moll of gangster and drug runner Nolly Quinn. Hammer hits the road and drives to Miami, where he enlists the help of

Apr 19, 2015
Killer gourmet by McKevett, G. A., author.

Killer gourmet

The opening of Ryan and John's new gourmet restaurant is shattered by the murder of their temperamental chef, prompting Savannah and the Moonlight Magnolia gang to sift through a wide range of suspects to find the killer.

Apr 24, 2015
Killer in high heels by Halliday, Gemma

Killer in high heels

Apr 24, 2015
Killer in the kitchen - a Murder she wrote mystery - a novel by Fletcher, Jessica, author.

Killer in the kitchen - a Murder she wrote mystery - a novel

"Jessica may not know everything about food, but she knows what she likes--and she definitely likes the Fin & Claw restaurant. Opened last summer by young couple Brad and Marcie, the Fin & Claw is their dream come true, combining Marcie's sunny personality with Brad's deft hand in the kitchen. But now their dream is turning into a nightmare. Ge´rard "Pepe" Leboeuf is a renowned New York City restaurateur who has a summer home in Cabot Cove. And now he's decided to open two new restaurants th

Apr 24, 2015
Killing frost - a Deets Shanahan mystery by Tierney, Ronald, author.

Killing frost - a Deets Shanahan mystery

At seventy-two years old, Deets Shanahan is ready to 'check out' and embrace old age. But, it seems his body (still functioning - just - after a bout of cancer) and Fate have other plans. Awaiting the arrival of a mystery new client, who wouldn't take no for an answer, he spies her out of his window, making her way up his drive to the front door. Suddenly, he sees her body jerk, go limp, then collapse in a pool of blood on his driveway - dead. Why did the mystery client insist on meeting with Sh

Apr 24, 2015
Last Words by Zahradnik, Rich

Last Words

Apr 24, 2015
Lemon pies and little white lies by Adams, Ellery.

Lemon pies and little white lies

Providing magical desserts to the residents of the enchanted town of Havenwood, Georgia, Ella Mae LeFaye finds everything she loves in danger when a serious of mysterious deaths are linked to her, forcing her to whip up a recipe for catching a killer determined to settle an ancient score.

Apr 24, 2015
Manhattan in miniature by Grace, Margaret, 1937-

Manhattan in miniature

As soon as Gerry Porter and her granddaughter, Maddie, 11, land in New York City, there are signs of trouble. Gerry is pulled in opposite directions by her two friends: Cynthia Bishop, who wants Gerry to investigate her aunt's recent death; and Bebe Mellon, who expects Gerry to spend the week helping her fulfill a work assignment at a giant crafts fair. Gerry and Maddie manage to keep everyone happy, accomplishing what the 35,000-strong NYPD failed to do.

Apr 24, 2015
Manhattan Mayhem - New Crime Stories from Mystery Writers of America by Clark, Mary Higgins (EDT)/ Child, Lee (CON)/ Ode, Eric/ Cook, Thomas H. (CON)/ Parker, T. Jefferson (CON)

Manhattan Mayhem - New Crime Stories from Mystery Writers of America

Apr 24, 2015
Margery Allingham's Mr Campion's Fox by Ripley, Mike

Margery Allingham's Mr Campion's Fox

Apr 24, 2015
Mountain Rampage - A National Park Mystery by Graham, Scott

Mountain Rampage - A National Park Mystery

Apr 24, 2015
Mr. Monk and the two assistants - a novel by Goldberg, Lee, 1962-

Mr. Monk and the two assistants - a novel

Adrian Monk copes with the conflict between two different female assistants--his former aide, Sharona, who returns after her ne'er-do-well husband is arrested for murder, and his new assistant, Natalie--and finds himself up against a clever killer.

Apr 24, 2015
Murder freshly baked by Chapman, Vannetta.

Murder freshly baked

Apr 24, 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

Apr 24, 2015
Murder in the queen's garden by Carmack, Amanda, author.

Murder in the queen's garden

Apr 24, 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

Apr 24, 2015
Musseled out by Ross, Barbara, 1953- author.

Musseled out

Apr 24, 2015
Never look back by Donoghue, Clare.

Never look back

"Three young women have been found brutally murdered in south London, their bodies discarded in plain view, the victims only yards away from help during each attack. And each time, the murderer gets a little bit bolder. Detective Inspector Mike Lockyer is the head of homicide on the South London police force, and with three bodies on his watch and a killer growing in confidence, he and DS Jane Bennett are frantically trying to find the link between these seemingly isolated incidents. Slowly, the

Apr 24, 2015