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The Beat Goes On - The Complete Rebus Stories by Rankin, Ian

The Beat Goes On - The Complete Rebus Stories

Jul 5, 2015
The Big Bitch by Lang, John Patrick

The Big Bitch

Jul 5, 2015
The breaking point by Bass, Jefferson, author.

The breaking point

Called in to identify some remains, Dr. Brockton finds his life plunged into chaos when his identification is called into question, a killer from his past returns, and his wife delivers some news that changes everything.

Jul 5, 2015
The Burying Ground - A Thaddeus Lewis Mystery by Kellough, Janet

The Burying Ground - A Thaddeus Lewis Mystery

Jul 5, 2015
The case of the dotty dowager by Ace, Cathy, 1960- author.

The case of the dotty dowager

Henry Twyst, eighteenth Duke of Chellingworth, is convinced his mother is losing her marbles. She claims to have seen a corpse on the dining-room floor, but all she has to prove it is a bloodied bobble hat. Worried enough to retain the women of the WISE Enquiries Agency -- one is Welsh, one Irish, one Scottish and one English -- Henry wants the strange matter explained away. But the truth of what happened at the Chellingworth Estate, set in the rolling Welsh countryside near the quaint village o

Jul 5, 2015
The Confessors' Club - a Dek Elstrom mystery by Fredrickson, Jack, author.

The Confessors' Club - a Dek Elstrom mystery

Men are dying in Chicago. Not ordinary men, but rich men, powerful men, men who control the city. They are being murdered, quietly, skilfully. Dek Elstrom's ex-father-in-law, a major player in everything Chicago, is likely to be one of them. Amanda, Dek's ex-wife, wants him to investigate. Dek doesn't want this case -- but Amanda persists, and Dek finally agrees, because that's what he always does with Amanda. He learns quickly that Amanda's father is lying. The man knows plenty and is talking a

Jul 5, 2015
The darkness rolling by Blevins, Winfred, author.

The darkness rolling

"Upon his return from World War II, Seaman Yazzie Goldman realizes that not much has changed at his family's trading post in Monument Valley--and yet everything is different ... [Yazzie's mother] Nizhoni is thrilled that Yazzie has returned to help bring the trading post back to prosperity. Excitement comes from the nearby filming of a John Ford movie starring Henry Fonda. Director Ford enlists the tall, strong, half-Navajo and half-Jewish Yazzie to serve as a translator, and as a bodyguard for

Jul 2, 2015
The Darling Dahlias and the Eleven O'clock Lady by Albert, Susan Wittig.

The Darling Dahlias and the Eleven O'clock Lady

Jul 5, 2015
The dead assassin - the paranormal casebooks of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle by Entwistle, Vaughn.

The dead assassin - the paranormal casebooks of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

"1895. Victorian England trembles on the verge of hysteria. Terrorist bombs are detonating around the Capitol and every foreigner is suspected of being an Anarchist lurking beneath a cape. Dr. Arthur Conan Doyle is summoned to the scene of a gruesome crime that has baffled and outraged Scotland Yard's best. A senior member of Her Majesty's government has been brutally murdered, and the body of his attacker lies close by--riddled with bullets. More perplexing, one of the attending detectives reco

Jul 5, 2015
The Dead Mountaineer's Inn - (one more last rite for the detective genre) by Strugat︠s︡kiĭ, Arkadiĭ, 1925-1991, author.

The Dead Mountaineer's Inn - (one more last rite for the detective genre)

Policeman Peter Glebsky, heads on holiday to the Dead Mountaineer's Inn, a ski resort hotel in a small resort in a secluded valley in the Alps. On his arrival he meets the other guests: Mr. Moses, a rich old man with highly eccentric manners and his stunningly beautiful wife; Mr. du Barnstocre, an illusionist who is accompanied by Brun, his niece; Mr. Simonet, an obsessive physicist; Mr. Hinckus, a custodial attorney; and Olaf Andvarafors. Then an avalanche blocks them in and a dead body is disc

Jul 5, 2015
The devil knows you're dead - a Matthew Scudder crime novel by Block, Lawrence.

The devil knows you're dead - a Matthew Scudder crime novel

Private detective Matthew Scudder ventures into the dark and dangerous alleys of Hell's Kitchen to track the killer of a yuppie lawyer.

Jul 5, 2015
The Devil's Monk by Fraser, Sara

The Devil's Monk

Jul 5, 2015
The Devil's seal - a mystery of ancient Ireland by Tremayne, Peter.

The Devil's seal - a mystery of ancient Ireland

When a local abbess is murdered, Fidelma of Cashel and her companion Eadulf are called to investigate.

Jul 5, 2015
The diva steals a chocolate kiss by Davis, Krista, author.

The diva steals a chocolate kiss

Domestic Diva Sophie Winston is in charge of the sweetest event in Old Town this summer. Amore Chocolates is celebrating its fiftieth anniversary with a chocolate tasting at the mansion of the company's CEO, Joe Merano, and Sophie is running the show. With cookies, candy, and five kinds of chocolate cake, it's a chocolate lover's dream! But when Joe goes missing, the celebration becomes bittersweet. And when Sophie discovers the body of a competing chocolatier in the guesthouse, the event turns

Jul 2, 2015
The drowned boy by Fossum, Karin, 1954- author.

The drowned boy

"A new addition to the captivating Inspector Sejer series, the first since The Caller, from Norway's finest crime writer Carmen and Nicolai failed to resuscitate their son, Tommy, after finding him floating in their backyard pond. When Inspector Skarrearrives on the scene, Carmen reports that Tommy, a healthy toddler with Down syndrome, wandered into the garden while Nicolai was working in the basement and she was cleaning the house. Skarre senses something is off with Carmen's story and consu

Jul 5, 2015
The drowning ground - a novel by Marrison, James, author.

The drowning ground - a novel

Chief Inspector Guillermo Downes, a native of Argentina now heading up the police department in the Cotswolds, investigates the disappearance of a young girl and the possible connection to the death of a local man who was suspected of killing his wife.

Jul 5, 2015
The Dungeon House by Edwards, Martin

The Dungeon House

Jul 5, 2015
The fraud by Parks, Brad, 1974- author.

The fraud

"A rash of carjackings terrorizing Newark become newsworthy when one such theft ends in the murder of a wealthy banking executive. The affable, wisecracking Ross is assigned the story, but he's weary of only writing about victims of crime who happen to be rich and white. To balance his reporting, he finds a Nigerian immigrant of more modest means who was also killed during a recent carjacking. When it turns out the two victims knew each other, sharing an unexplained round of golf at a tony count

Jul 5, 2015
The ghost and the bogus bestseller by Kimberly, Alice.

The ghost and the bogus bestseller

Jul 5, 2015
The governor's wife by Harvey, Michael T., author.

The governor's wife

Receiving a lucrative anonymous offer to track down an escaped criminal, private investigator Michael Kelly unwinds the past of the fugitive's wife, who harbors deeply complicated and dangerous reasons for standing by her husband.

Jul 2, 2015