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Body Slam by Burns, Rex

Body Slam

Apr 18, 2014
Denial of Murder - A Harry Vicary Police Procedural by Turnbull, Peter

Denial of Murder - A Harry Vicary Police Procedural

Apr 18, 2014
Heaven's prisoners by Burke, James Lee, 1936-

Heaven's prisoners

Vietnam vet Dave Robicheaux has turned in his detective's badge, is winning his battle against booze, and has left New Orleans with his wife for the tranquil beauty of Louisiana's bayous. But a plane crash on the Gulf brings.

Apr 18, 2014
A few drops of blood by Weiss, Jan Merete.

A few drops of blood

Investigating the murders of two men whose bodies were found grotesquely displayed in a garden, Captain Natalia Monte of the Carabiniere is forced to confront her own complicated past while navigating violent elements in Naples' decadent art scene and criminal underworld.

Apr 18, 2014
For the love of Parvati by Oleksiw, Susan.

For the love of Parvati

Apr 18, 2014
The Bones Beneath - A Tom Thorne Novel by Billingham, Mark

The Bones Beneath - A Tom Thorne Novel

Apr 18, 2014
The book stops here - a bibliophile mystery by Carlisle, Kate, 1951-

The book stops here - a bibliophile mystery

"Brooklyn Wainwright is thrilled to be appearing on the San Francisco edition of the hit TV show This Old Attic as a rare-book expert and appraiser. Her first subject is a very valuable first-edition copy of the classic children's story The Secret Garden,which is owned by a flower vendor named Vera. Once she hears what her book is worth, Vera is eager to have Brooklyn recondition it for resale. But after the episode airs, a furious man storms onto the set, claiming that Vera found the first edit

Apr 18, 2014
Festival in Prior's Ford by Hood, Evelyn, author.

Festival in Prior's Ford

Apr 18, 2014
Fleur de lies - a passport to peril mystery by Hunter, Maddy.

Fleur de lies - a passport to peril mystery

Apr 18, 2014
I remember you - a ghost story by Yrsa Sigurðardóttir

I remember you - a ghost story

"International superstar Yrsa Sigurdardottir has captivated the attention of readers around the world with her mystery series featuring attorney Thora Gudmundsdottir. Now, Yrsa will stun readers once again with this out-of-this-world ghost story that will leave you shivering. In an isolated village in the Icelandic Westfjords, three friends set to work renovating a rundown house. But soon, they realize they are not as alone as they thought. Something wants them to leave, and it's making its pres

Apr 18, 2014
Bone Dust White by Salvalaggio, Karin, author.

Bone Dust White

"Someone is knocking at the door to Grace Adams' house, and he won't stop. Grace thinks she knows who it is, but when she goes to her second floor window for a look she sees a woman she doesn't recognize. The woman isn't alone for long before a man emerges from the dark of the surrounding woods, stabs her, and leaves her for dead. Trying to help, Grace goes to the woman and is shocked to find that it's her mother Leanne--a woman who abandoned her 11 years before. There's nothing she can do, and

Apr 18, 2014
The detective by Hunt, James Patrick, 1964-

The detective

"Chicago, 1979. The city has just experienced one of the worst snowstorms in decades. Public transportation is shut down ; garbage is piling up, uncollected; cars remain entombed in snowdrifts. In the midst of this, five people are shot and killed at a train stop. David Beckman is one of the first homicide detectives to arrive at the scene. He is young and new to the homicide squad, a recent transferee from vice. He's Jewish and is not welcomed by the older detectives. It's soon determined tha

Apr 18, 2014
The color of light - a Maggie MacGowen mystery by Hornsby, Wendy.

The color of light - a Maggie MacGowen mystery

Filmmaker Maggie MacGowen learns the hard way that going home again can be deadly. While clearing out her late father's desk, maggie discovers that he had locked away potential evidence in a brutal unsolved murder thirty years earlier that rocked the close-knit community where she grew up. When she begins to ask questions of family and old friends it quickly becomes clear that there are people in that seemingly tranquil university town who will go to lethal lengths to prevent the truth from co

Apr 18, 2014
The breakfast club murder by Crespi, Camilla T.

The breakfast club murder

"The Breakfast Club Murder is a fun, food-filled mystery with a rich and diverse cast of oddball characters to keep the reader laughing, crying, and guessing who the killer is. In Hawthorne Park, Connecticut, Lori Corvino doesn't waste time licking her wounds after her ex-husband Rob remarries. She has an unhappy thirteen-year-old daughter to deal with, an invasive vegan mother to keep at bay, and a catering career to bring back to life. Then her ex's new wife is murdered not far from where Lori

Apr 18, 2014
Ghost of a gamble by Jaffarian, Sue Ann, 1952-, author.

Ghost of a gamble

Emma and Granny Apples hit the road for Las Vegas to help out Dolly, a former showgirl who is being haunted by a dead Vegas hood named Lenny. Lenny is concerned that an aging mobster named Nemo is coming after Dolly. But when Nemo winds up dead and Dolly goes missing, Emma and Granny find themselves investigating a casino heist gone bad, a stash of hidden loot, and a missing wiseguy who's not letting death stand between him and setting things straight.

Apr 18, 2014
The Devil May Care by Housewright, David, 1955-

The Devil May Care

"Riley Brodin is the granddaughter of Walter Muehlenhaus--a man as rich, powerful, and connected as anyone since the days of J. P. Morgan. Despite her family's connections, it's McKenzie she reaches out to when her relatively new boyfriend goes missing. Despite his reservations about getting involved with the Muehlenhaus family--again--McKenzie agrees to look for one Juan Carlos Navarre. What he finds, though, is a man who appears to be a ghost. The house--mansion, really--he told Riley he owned

Apr 18, 2014
The Hollow Girl by Coleman, Reed Farrel, 1956-

The Hollow Girl

Apr 18, 2014
The Death of Lucy Kyte - A New Mystery Featuring Josephine Tey by Upson, Nicola

The Death of Lucy Kyte - A New Mystery Featuring Josephine Tey

Apr 18, 2014
Absolution by murder - a Sister Fidelma mystery by Tremayne, Peter.

Absolution by murder - a Sister Fidelma mystery

In a new entry in a mystery series set in medieval England, a whodunit set in seventh-century Ireland finds young Sister Fidelma of Kildare searching for the killer of a renowned Celtic abbess at a Church convocation.

Apr 18, 2014