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Journey to death - a Lucy Hall mystery by Russell, Leigh, author.

Journey to death - a Lucy Hall mystery

Lucy Hall arrives in the Seychelles determined to leave her worries behind. The tropical paradise looks sun-soaked and picture-perfect--but as Lucy soon discovers, appearances can be very deceptive. A deadly secret lurks in the island's history, buried deep but not forgotten. And it is about to come to light. As black clouds begin to gather over what promised to be a relaxing family break, Lucy realises that her father stands in the eye of the coming storm. A shadow from his past is threatening

Feb 9, 2016
Jordan Point by Wall, Kathryn R.

Jordan Point

Feb 9, 2016
Jane and the Waterloo map - being a Jane Austen mystery by Barron, Stephanie.

Jane and the Waterloo map - being a Jane Austen mystery

"November, 1815. The Battle of Waterloo has come and gone, leaving the British economy in shreds; Henry Austen, high-flying banker extraordinaire, is about to declare bankruptcy dragging several of his brothers down with him. The crisis destroys Henry's health, and Jane flies to his London bedside, believing him to be dying. While she's there, the Reverend James Stanier Clarke, chaplain to His Royal Highness the Prince Regent, invites Jane to tour Carlton House, the Prince's fabulous London home

Feb 9, 2016
It's a wonderful knife by Wenger, Christine Anne, 1952-, author

It's a wonderful knife

Feb 9, 2016
Into oblivion - an Icelandic thriller by Arnaldur Indriðason, 1961-, author

Into oblivion - an Icelandic thriller

"Into Oblivion, the follow-up to the gritty prequel Reykjavik Nights, gives devoted fans another glimpse of Erlendur in his early days as a young, budding detective. A woman swims in a remote, milky-blue lagoon. Steam rises from the water and as it clears, a body is revealed in the ghostly light. Miles away, a vast aircraft hangar rises behind the perimeter fence of the US military base. A sickening thud is heard as a man's body falls from a high platform. Many years before, a schoolgirl went mi

Feb 9, 2016
In vino veritas by Turnbull, Peter, 1950- author.

In vino veritas

Andrew "Big Andy" Cragg's drunken disclosure in a West London pub to an undercover Scotland Yard detective that he was once party to the disposal of the body of a murder victim sets a sinister and disturbing chain of events in motion for Harry Vicary and his team. A body is found exactly where Andrew Cragg said it would be, and the subsequent investigation plunges Vicary into a labyrinth world of contract killings, witness intimidation and large-scale money laundering. Can he piece together th

Feb 9, 2016
I don't like where this is going - a Wylie Coyote novel by Dufresne, John, author.

I don't like where this is going - a Wylie Coyote novel

Feb 9, 2016
I am your judge - a novel by Neuhaus, Nele, author.

I am your judge - a novel

Police Detective Pia Kirchhoff is about to leave on her long-delayed honeymoon when she receives a phone call. An elderly woman has been shot and killed while walking her dog. A short while later another murder is committed and the modus operandi is eerily similar - a woman is killed by a bullet that smashes through her kitchen window ... and in both cases the same weapon fired the shot. Two more murders follow in short order. None of the victims had enemies and no one knows why they were single

Feb 9, 2016
Hour of the wolf - an inspector Van Veeteren mystery by Nesser, Håkan, 1950-, author

Hour of the wolf - an inspector Van Veeteren mystery

When a killer linked to a hit-and-run and a possible second murder proves increasingly unstable, a personally affected Van Veeteren comes out of retirement to face the greatest trial of his career.

Feb 9, 2016
Here comes the bribe - a bed-and-breakfast mystery by Daheim, Mary, author.

Here comes the bribe - a bed-and-breakfast mystery

"The 30th book in Mary Daheim's beloved Bed-and-Breakfast series, which continues to delight her devoted fans"--

Feb 9, 2016
Gunpowder green by Childs, Laura.

Gunpowder green

When a member of the Charleston elite turns up dead during the annual yacht race and the simultaneous launching of the latest tea flavor, Gunpowder Green, from her Indigo Tea Shop, proprietor Theodosia Browning must draw on her sleuthing skills to find a killer.

Feb 9, 2016
Gunpowder green by Childs, Laura.

Gunpowder green

When a member of the Charleston elite turns up dead during the annual yacht race as the Indigo Tea Shop simultaneously lauches its latest tea flavor, Gunpowder Green, proprietor Theodosia Browning must draw on her sleuthing skills to find a killer.

Feb 8, 2016
Friends of the dusk by Rickman, Philip, author.

Friends of the dusk

Called to exorcise a twelfth-century cottage on the edge of Wales, Merrily Watkins' discovery of links to a medieval legend of a man who resisted mortality threatens to reveal the secrets of a practicing modern cult and its history of abuse.

Feb 9, 2016
Foreign éclairs / July Hyzy. by Hyzy, Julie A., author.

Foreign éclairs / July Hyzy.

"Things are about to really heat up for Ollie. News of a bombing and attempted breakout at a federal prison reveals that the brother of a terrorist she helped defeat is back with a vengeance. And after she gets mugged on her way home from work, the Secret Service won't leave her side, fearing she is now a target. When a White House staff member is murdered, officials rush to action over a possible security breach. It may be time for Ollie to trade in her apron for a bullet-proof vest as she beco

Feb 3, 2016
For cheddar or worse by Aames, Avery, author.

For cheddar or worse

Feb 9, 2016
Fogged inn by Ross, Barbara, 1953- author.

Fogged inn

Feb 9, 2016
First Fix Your Alibi - British Police Procedural by James, Bill

First Fix Your Alibi - British Police Procedural

Feb 9, 2016
Fatal inheritance by Harrison, Cora, author.

Fatal inheritance

"When a woman's body is discovered, strangled and bound with rope to the stone torso of Fa´r Breige, the ancient stone god which stands sentinel above the haunted caves and ancient fortifications of the Atlantic cliffs, the locals believe it was the god who killed her. In life, Clodagh O'Lochlainn had been a disgrace to her clan, tormenting her former priestly lover, jeering at her husband, robbing her relatives: but could she really have been slaughtered by a vengeful god, as the local populati

Feb 9, 2016
Fatal catch by Rowson, Pauline, author.

Fatal catch

"DI Andy Horton is called out to examine a gruesome catch by two fishermen: a human hand. Is it that of missing violent criminal, Alfie Wright--or is he the killer? And where is the rest of the corpse? Soon Horton finds himself immersed in a complex case where everyone has a reason to lie and no one is who they seem. Assailed by doubts both in his personal and professional life, Horton desperately tries to keep his emotional feelings under control and his focus on his work. His instincts tell hi

Feb 4, 2016
False Wall by Heley, Veronica

False Wall

Feb 9, 2016