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Wedding duress by Casey, Elizabeth Lynn, author.

Wedding duress

While preparing for her upcoming nuptials, librarian Tori Sinclair must help a fellow member of the Sweet Briar Ladies Society Sewing Circle unravel the mystery surrounding the death of her former nanny who took a fatal fall in her new employer's home.

Apr 27, 2015
Weighed in the balance - a William Monk novel by Perry, Anne.

Weighed in the balance - a William Monk novel

An exiled German prince falls from his horse in Victorian England and his wife is accused of murder. It's a scandal of international proportions and the man expected to sort out the truth from the lies is series sleuth William Monk. First though he must polish his manners. By the author of Cain His Brother.

Apr 22, 2015
Whatever Happenened to Molly Bloom? by Stirling, Jessica

Whatever Happenened to Molly Bloom?

Apr 27, 2015
Whiskers of the lion - an Amish-country mystery by Gaus, Paul L.

Whiskers of the lion - an Amish-country mystery

" P. L. Gaus's widely praised Amish-Country Mysteries continue to "probe the tension between the self-reliance of the Amish world and the urgencies of the English world" (Kirkus Reviews, starred review). In Whiskers of the Lion, Sheriff Bruce Robertson is charged with finding a young Amish woman on the run from a murderous drug ring so she can testify in federal court. Wrestling with a recurring childhood nightmare of a deadly lion, the Holmes County sheriff finds himself torn between allegiance

Apr 26, 2015
Whispering shadows - a novel by Sendker, Jan-Philipp, author.

Whispering shadows - a novel

"American expat Paul Leibovitz was once an ambitious advisor, dedicated father, and loving husband. But after living for nearly thirty years in Hong Kong, personal tragedy strikes and Paul's marriage unravels in the fallout. Now Paul is living as a recluse on an outlying island of Hong Kong. When he makes a fleeting connection with Elizabeth, a distressed American woman on the verge of collapse, his life is thrown into turmoil. Less than twenty-four hours later, Elizabeth's son is found dead in

Apr 27, 2015
Wicked stitch an embroidery mystery by Lee, Amanda, 1967-

Wicked stitch an embroidery mystery

"For most small-business owners in Tallulah Falls, the upcoming Renaissance Faire is a wonderful way to promote their specialty shops. For Marcy's nemesis, Nellie, and her sister Clara, it's an opportunity to finally put Marcy and her shop, the Seven-Year Stitch, out of business. Apparently the sisters like to make grudges a family affair and have set up competing booths right next to Marcy's at the Ren Faire. When Clara is discovered dead in her own booth- strangled by the scarf she had almo

Apr 27, 2015
Windswept by Ryan, Patricia Twomey, 1946- author.

Windswept

On a vacation to Aruba, Emily Harrington meets a host of colorful characters, but her idyllic island getaway is marred by the murder of one of her new acquaintances.

Apr 27, 2015
X is for ... by Grafton, Sue.

X is for ...

Apr 22, 2015