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X marks the Scot by Dunnett, Kaitlyn, author. X marks the Scot

Oct 14, 2017
Wolves in the dark by Staalesen, Gunnar, 1947- author. Wolves in the dark

Oct 14, 2017
Wolf's revenge by Smith, Lachlan, author. Wolf's revenge

Attorney-detective Leo Maxwell seeks an exit strategy from his family’s deepening entanglement with a ruthless prison-based gang. Caught between the criminals and the FBI, Leo charts his own path in defending a young woman who was manipulated into brazenly murdering a member of the Aryan Brotherhood in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood.

Oct 15, 2017
Winterkill - a novel by Box, C. J., author. Winterkill - a novel

Driving his truck along treacherous Battle Mountain, Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett discovers a murdered body just as a dangerous snowstorm hits and finds himself having to survive both the storm and a dangerous killer who has kidnapped his beloved foster daughter.

Oct 18, 2017
Willful behavior by Leon, Donna. Willful behavior

When one of his wife's Paola's students comes to visit him, with a strange and vague interest in investigating the possibility of a pardon for a crime committed by her grandfather many years ago, Commissario Brunetti thinks little of it. But when the girl is found dead, clearly stabbed to death, Claudia Leonardo suddenly becomes Brunetti's case, no longer Paola's student. Claudia seems to have no discernible living family - her only familial relationship is with an elderly Austrian woman, who wa

Oct 18, 2017
Weycombe - a novel of suspense by Malliet, G. M., 1951- author. Weycombe - a novel of suspense

Weycombe is the chocolate-box village of everyones dreams. For American Jillian White, a gated life of pleasure and comfort with her titled English husband was a fantasy come true. But the murder of a local estate agent mars the villages so-pretty surface. Are people actually dying to live in Weycombe? Jill investigates, piecing together clues along the snaking paths and winding lanes of her adopted village. She knows truth has many versions, depending on who is doing the telling.

Oct 18, 2017
Watery grave by Alexander, Bruce, 1932-2003. Watery grave

In this third adventure, Sir John Fielding returns in his most baffling case yet. His stepson returns from high seas with tales of storms and a captain overboard. Was it an accident, or was it murder? Fielding is asked to investigate, but discovers considerably more than he'd bargained for. Filled with the authentic sights and sounds of eighteenth-century London, and with a supremely colorful and varied cast of characters, Watery Grave is in every way a delight to read. "Fielding's detection . .

Oct 18, 2017
Wagging through the snow by Berenson, Laurien, author. Wagging through the snow

With a demanding teaching job at Connecticut's elite Howard Academy and five poodles scampering around the house, Melanie barely has energy for the upcoming Christmas rush. But she unwraps an unexpected challenge when her brother and ex-husband, elated by the recent success of their country cafe´, make a spontaneous bid on a dilapidated pine tree farm. Although the ten-acre lot had been a popular seasonal destination while the original owner was still alive, it'll take some sprucing up--and a sm

Oct 18, 2017
Visions of sugar plums by Evanovich, Janet. Visions of sugar plums

Oct 19, 2017
Unquiet spirits - a Sherlock Holmes adventure by MacBird, Bonnie, author. Unquiet spirits - a Sherlock Holmes adventure

London. December 1889. Fresh from debunking a "ghostly" hound in Dartmoor, Sherlock Holmes has returned to London, only to find himself the target of a deadly vendetta. A beautiful client arrives with a tale of ghosts, kidnapping and dynamite on a whisky estate in Scotland, but brother Mycroft trumps all with an urgent assignment in the South of France. On the fabled Riviera, Holmes and Watson encounter treachery, explosions, rival French Detective Jean Vidocq ... and a terrible discovery. This

Oct 18, 2017
Twelve slays of Christmas - a Christmas tree farm mystery by Frost, Jacqueline, author. Twelve slays of Christmas - a Christmas tree farm mystery

When Holly White's finance cancels their Christmas Eve wedding with less than two weeks to go, Holly heads home with a broken heart. Lucky for her, home in historic Mistletoe, Maine is magical during Christmastime--exactly what the doctor prescribed. Except her plan to drown her troubles in peppermints and snickerdoodles is upended when local grouch and president of the Mistletoe Historical Society Margaret Fenwick is bludgeoned and left in the sleigh display at Reindeer Games, Holly's family tr

Oct 18, 2017
Trespass by Quinn, Anthony Trespass

Oct 18, 2017
Thread the halls. by Wait, Lea. Thread the halls.

Oct 16, 2017
The witches' tree - an Agatha Raisin mystery by Beaton, M. C., author. The witches' tree - an Agatha Raisin mystery

The Witches' Tree continues the tradition in M. C. Beaton's beloved Agatha Raisin mystery series--now a hit T.V. show. Cotswolds inhabitants are used to inclement weather, but the night sky is especially foggy as Rory and Molly Devere, the new vicar and his wife, drive slowly home from a dinner party in their village of Sumpton Harcourt. They strain to see the road ahead--and then suddenly brake, screeching to a halt. Right in front of them, aglow in the headlights, a body hangs from a gnarled t

Oct 18, 2017
The winners' circle by Bowen, Gail, 1942- The winners' circle

"As Joanne Kilbourn-Shreve, her husband, Zack, and their soon-to-be seventeen-year-old daughter, Taylor, rush through the rain from their cottage to their car, the Thanksgiving weekend they just spent at the lake with Zack's law partners is already slipping away, burnished into memory as pleasantly as the hundreds of other weekends the Falconer-Shreve families have shared at Lawyers' Bay. Thoughts of the weekend past will now focus on the future and be prefaced by the words "next time." Within w

Oct 18, 2017
The trickster's lullaby by Fradkin, Barbara Fraser, 1947- author. The trickster's lullaby

Amanda Doucette's cross-Canada charity tour is in for a cold snap when she organizes a winter camping trip for inner-city young people in the stunning setting of the Laurentian Mountains. With a view to bridging cultural divides, she brings along a mixture of Canadian-born and immigrant youth. Trouble begins when two of the teenagers disappear into the wilderness during the night: Luc, a French/English-Canadian with a history of drug use, and Yasmina, an adventurous young woman from Iraq who dre

Oct 19, 2017
The Sorcerer's Appendix by Brackston, P. J. The Sorcerer's Appendix

Oct 18, 2017
The Roma Plot by Bolduc, Mario/ Homel, Jacob (TRN) The Roma Plot

Oct 18, 2017
The reversal - a novel by Connelly, Michael, 1956- author. The reversal - a novel

Oct 14, 2017
The question of the absentee father - an Asperger's mystery by Copperman, E. J., 1957- author. The question of the absentee father - an Asperger's mystery

Samuel Hoenig, proprietor of Questions Answered, doesn't have strong feelings about his estranged father, but when his mother receives an enigmatic letter and asks him where his father lives, Samuel is duty bound to provide an answer. Unfortunately, answering this question means traveling to Los Angeles with his associate, Ms. Washburn. The personality traits of Asperger's Syndrome make flying across the country a major challenge for Samuel... and it's nothing compared to the danger they'll fac

Oct 18, 2017
The Plot Is Murder by Burns, V. M. The Plot Is Murder

Oct 14, 2017
The Overlook by Connelly, Michael The Overlook

Oct 14, 2017
The nine-tailed fox by Limón, Martin, 1948- author. The nine-tailed fox

"Three American GIs have gone missing in different South Korean cities. Sergeants George Sueno and Ernie Bascom, agents for the Army CID, link the disappearances to a woman locally rumored to be a gumiho, a legendary nine-thousand-tailed fox disguised as a woman. George suspects that the woman is no mythical creature, but a wealthy kidnapper who's good at covering her tracks. Scrambling to stay one step ahead of a psychotic mastermind, George realizes he will have to risk his life to discover th

Oct 18, 2017
The naturalist by Mayne, Andrew, 1973- The naturalist

Professor Theo Cray is trained to see patterns where others see chaos. So when mutilated bodies found deep in the Montana woods leave the cops searching blindly for clues, Theo sees something they missed. Something unnatural. Something only he can stop.

Oct 15, 2017
The motive from the deed by Wynn, Patricia. The motive from the deed

Hester Keane's brother is implicated in the murder of a notorious London bookseller in the shadow of St. Dunstan's Church.

Oct 18, 2017
The man in the crooked hat by Dolan, Harry, author. The man in the crooked hat

Oct 14, 2017
The Long Count by Gulvin, Jeff, 1962- author. The Long Count

In The Long Count, the first book of JM Gulvin's masterful new crime series, we meet Ranger John Quarrie as he is called to the scene of an apparent suicide by a fellow war veteran. Although the local police want the case shut down, John Q is convinced that events aren't quite so straightforward. When his hunch is backed up by the man's son, Isaac - just back from Vietnam, and convinced his father was murdered - they start to look into a series of other violent incidents in the area, including a

Oct 18, 2017
The last train - a Tokyo mystery by Pronko, Michael. The last train - a Tokyo mystery

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Oct 18, 2017
The Kashmir trap by Bolduc, Mario, 1953- The Kashmir trap

Con man Max O'Brien takes a personal investigation into his own hands. Max O'Brien's nightmare has begun again. Eleven years after the tragic disappearance of his brother, an ambassador in Central America, Max's nephew, also a diplomat, is assassinated in New Delhi. Max is on the run from police, and this time the professional con man decides to find those responsible for the crime. Determined to track down the truth, he arrives in India just as the country is preparing for war with Pakistan. Hi

Oct 18, 2017
The harbour master by Pembrey, Daniel, author. The harbour master

Maverick cop Henk van der Pol is thinking about retirement when he finds a woman's body in Amsterdam Harbour. His detective instincts take over, even though it's not his case. But Henk's bigger challenge is deciding who his friends are -- not to mention a vicious street pimp who is threatening Henk's own family. As his search for the killer of the woman in Amsterdam Harbour takes him into a corrupt world of politics and power, Henk finds himself facing some murky moral choices

Oct 18, 2017
The Glamorous Dead by Gates, Suzanne The Glamorous Dead

Oct 18, 2017
The deep dark descending by Eskens, Allen, 1963- author. The deep dark descending

"A homicide detective hunts down his wife's killers while struggling between his thirst for revenge and a twinge of conscience forbidding him to take the law into his own hands"--

Oct 18, 2017
The dark lake by Bailey, Sarah (Australian author), author. The dark lake

The lead homicide investigator in a rural town, Detective Sergeant Gemma Woodstock is deeply unnerved when a high school classmate is found strangled, her body floating in a lake. And not just any classmate, but Rosalind Ryan, whose beauty and inscrutability exerted a magnetic pull on Smithson High School, first during Rosalind's student years and then again when she returned to teach drama. As much as Rosalind's life was a mystery to Gemma when they were students together, her death presents ev

Oct 15, 2017
The concrete blonde by Connelly, Michael, 1956- The concrete blonde

Having shot the notorious serial killer, the "Dollmaker," four years earlier, maverick LAPD homicide detective Harry Bosch finds himself in court, defending himself against a lawsuit that claims he killed the wrong man.

Oct 18, 2017
The complete Sookie Stackhouse stories by Harris, Charlaine, author. The complete Sookie Stackhouse stories

"For the first time together in one volume, the complete short story collection starring Sookie Stackhouse--with a new introduction from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the series, Charlaine Harris. For the first time together in one volume,here is the complete short story collection starring Louisiana's favorite telepathic waitress, Sookie Stackhouse--from #1 New York Times bestselling author Charlaine Harris. New fans can fill in the gaps in their Sookie lore while old friends can

Oct 14, 2017
The black echo by Connelly, Michael, 1956- The black echo

Oct 14, 2017
The Big Book of the Continental Op by Hammett, Dashiell/ Layman, Richard (EDT)/ Rivett, Julie M. (EDT) The Big Book of the Continental Op

Oct 14, 2017
The anonymous Venetian by Leon, Donna. The anonymous Venetian

Oct 18, 2017
Thames River murders by Gardner, Ashley Thames River murders

Oct 14, 2017
Subverting Justice by Easton, Don Subverting Justice

Oct 14, 2017
Smoke and mirrors - a Miss Barnum mystery by Daniels, Casey, author. Smoke and mirrors - a Miss Barnum mystery

Evie Barnum is in charge of her brother's museum, a place teeming with scientific specimens and "human prodigies" including a bearded woman and the lizard man. In this weird and whacky workplace, Evie hopes she can bury her secrets. But when an old friend shows up and begs for her help, she does all she can to stay away. The next time she sees him, he is dead in front of the exhibit of the Feejee Mermaid. Suspicion for the murder falls on Jeffrey, known as the Lizard Man, but Evie knows it isn't

Oct 18, 2017
Slay bells ring by Smith, Karen Rose, author. Slay bells ring

Oct 19, 2017
Sizzling sixteen / A Stephanie Plum Novel by Evanovich, Janet. Sizzling sixteen / A Stephanie Plum Novel

Oct 19, 2017
Silence of the lamps by Smith, Karen Rose, author. Silence of the lamps

Oct 19, 2017
Silence by Quinn, Anthony Silence

Oct 18, 2017
Shades of wrath by Smith, Karen Rose, author. Shades of wrath

Oct 19, 2017
Seven up by Evanovich, Janet Seven up

Oct 20, 2017
Seven suspects - a novel by James, Renee, author. Seven suspects - a novel

Bobbi Logan is a successful businesswoman and a celebrated hairdresser. She is a witty, articulate woman who has survived rape, gender transition, a murder investigation, and countless acts of bullying and bigotry to get where she is―and she's made enemies along the way. Now one of them is stalking her. With each passing day, the threats become more brazen, more violent, and more personal. No one knows who here stalker is or why he's after her, but he's getting closer every day. -- amazon

Oct 19, 2017
Seeds of revenge by Tyson, Wendy Seeds of revenge

Oct 14, 2017
Ring in the year with murder by Wallace, Auralee, author. Ring in the year with murder

Oct 19, 2017
Quarry's climax by Collins, Max Allan, author. Quarry's climax

Memphis, 1975. "Raunchy" doesn't begin to describe Max Climer's magazine, Climax, or his all-hours strip club, or his planned video empire. And evangelists, feminists, and local watchdog groups all want him out of business. But someone wants more than that, and has hired a killer to end Max's career permanently. Only another hit man - the ruthless professional known as Quarry, star of the acclaimed series on Cinemax - can keep Climer from becoming a casualty in the Sexual Revolution.

Oct 18, 2017
Pulse by Francis, Felix, author. Pulse

"A smartly dressed man has been found unconscious at the local racecourse and is rushed to the hospital, where he subsequently dies. But who is he? Where does he come from? He had no form of identification on him, and no one claims the body. Doctor Chris Rankin, a specialist who treated the deceased--and who struggles with mental health issues--is intrigued by the nameless dead man, obsessed even, and starts asking questions. However, someone doesn't want the questions answered and will go to an

Oct 18, 2017
Protected by the shadows by Tursten, Helene, 1954- author. Protected by the shadows

"With gang violence escaling in Goteborg, Sweden, the Organized Crimes Unit pairs with the Violent Crimes Unit to help defuse the situation. But could there be a mole on the force? In this final installment of the internationally bestselling Irene Huss investigations, the gang warfare that has been brewing in Goteborg is about to explode. A member of a notorious biker gang has been set on fire--alive. Even in a culture where ritual killings are common, this brutal assault attracts the attention

Oct 14, 2017
Prose and cons by Flower, Amanda, author. Prose and cons

October in Cascade Springs, New York means tourists are pouring in for the annual Food and Wine Festival, and Daisy hopes to draw those crowds to the store. She asks Violet and the local writing group, the Red Inkers, to give a reading of the works of Edgar Allan Poe in the shop's back garden to entertain the revelers. Everyone eagerly agrees. Yet their enthusiasm is soon extinguished when Violet discovers one of the writers dead during the event. After the shop magically tells Violet she'll nee

Oct 18, 2017
Plum Lucky by Evanovich, Janet Plum Lucky

Oct 19, 2017
Plum lovin' by Evanovich, Janet. Plum lovin'

Oct 19, 2017
Old scores by Thomas, Will, 1958- author. Old scores

"In 1890, the first Japanese diplomatic delegation arrives in London to open an embassy. Cyrus Barker, private enquiry agent and occasional agent for the Foreign Service Office, is enlisted to display his personal Japanese garden to the visiting dignitaries. Later that night, Ambassador Toda is shot and killed in his office and Cyrus Barker is discovered across the street, watching the very same office, in possession of a revolver with one spent cartridge. Arrested by the Special Branch for the

Oct 16, 2017
Not a Creature Was Purring. by Not a Creature Was Purring.

Oct 16, 2017
Nine lessons - some wounds never heal by Upson, Nicola, author. Nine lessons - some wounds never heal

Called to the peaceful wooded churchyard of St-John's-at-Hampstead, Detective Chief Inspector Archie Penrose faces one of the most audacious and unusual murders of his career. The body of the church's organist is found in an opened grave, together with a photograph of a manor house and a cryptic note. The image leads Archie to Cambridge, where the crisp autumn air has brought bustling life to the ancient university and town. Mystery author Josephine Tey is also in Cambridge, where the change of

Oct 16, 2017
Night market by Pembrey, Daniel, author. Night market

"When Henk van der Pol is asked by the Justice Minister to infiltrate a team investigating an online child exploitation network, he can hardly say no - he's at the mercy of prominent government figures in The Hague. But he soon realises the case is far more complex than he was led to believe... Picking up from where The Harbour Master ended, this new investigation sees Detective Van der Pol once again put his life on the line as he wades the murky waters between right and wrong in his search for

Oct 18, 2017
Next of kin by Tucker, James. Next of kin

"A New Year's Eve celebration begins with the pop of a champagne cork--and ends with the bone-chilling screams of a killer's victims. Ten-year-old Ben Brook is the lone survivor of the brutal murder of his wealthy family at their upstate New York compound. But from the moment he evades death, Ben's life is in constant danger. Can NYPD detective Buddy Lock keep the boy safe from a killer intent on wiping out the entire Brook clan? When two more massacres decimate the Brooks' ranks, Buddy's hunt n

Oct 14, 2017
Nail's crossing - a novel by Lackey, Kris, 1953- author. Nail's crossing - a novel

Tribal Lighthorse policeman Bill Maytubby and county deputy Hannah Bond discover a body in a remote area of Oklahoma, and set out to investigate her murder and recreate her last days. Maytubby and Bond crisscross Oklahoma, meeting a myriad of characters and suspects. Maytubby travels to Louisiana, and uncovers a potential conspiracy. He and Bond eventually reunite in the Chickasaw Nation for a final face-off at Nail's Crossing.

Oct 20, 2017
Murderous mistral - a Provence mystery by Rademacher, Cay, author. Murderous mistral - a Provence mystery

"International Dagger Award shortlisted author of The Murderer in Ruins, Cay Rademacher, delivers a beautifully atmospheric new story with a captivating main character in Murderous Mistral: A Provence Mystery. Capitaine Roger Blanc, an investigator with the anti-corruption-unit of the French Gendarmerie, was a bit too succesfull in his investigations. He finds himself removed from Paris to the south of France, far away from political power. Or so it would seem. The stress is too much for his mar

Oct 18, 2017
Murder under the fig tree - a Palestine mystery by Raphael, Kate Jessica, author. Murder under the fig tree - a Palestine mystery

"Hamas has taken power in Palestine, and the Israeli government is rounding up threats. When Palestinian policewoman Rania Bakara finds herself thrown in prison, though she has never been part of Hamas, her friend Chloe flies in from San Francisco to get her out. Chloe begs an Israeli policeman named Benny for help--and Benny offers Rania a way out: investigate the death of a young man in a village near her own. The young man's neighbors believe the Israeli army killed him; Benny believes his de

Oct 18, 2017
Murder on the Toy Town Express - a vintage toyshop mystery by Early, Barbara, 1950- author. Murder on the Toy Town Express - a vintage toyshop mystery

Liz McCall has come to love running her father's vintage toyshop back home in East Aurora, NY, so when the Train and Toy Show comes to town, she's all aboard for a fun toy-filled weekend. The only hitch is that her childhood bully Craig McFadden, now local business rival, has set up a booth next to hers. But the fun and games are over when Craig falls from the ceiling in a publicity stunt gone wrong. What was initially thought to be a fatal accident proves much more sinister. Pulled into the cas

Oct 14, 2017
Murder in the manuscript room - a 42nd Street Library mystery by Lehane, Cornelius, author. Murder in the manuscript room - a 42nd Street Library mystery

Oct 14, 2017
Murder in the Lincoln White House by Gleason, Colleen, author. Murder in the Lincoln White House

Oct 14, 2017
Murder in Grosvenor Square by Gardner, Ashley Murder in Grosvenor Square

Oct 14, 2017
Murder in an English Village by Ellicott, Jessica Murder in an English Village

Oct 18, 2017
Mrs. Jeffries and the three wise women by Brightwell, Emily, author. Mrs. Jeffries and the three wise women

"As the holidays approach, all is merry and bright for Inspector Witherspoon, Mrs. Jeffries, and the staff at Upper Edmonton Gardens...but murder knows no season. MURDER UPON A MIDNIGHT CLEAR Christopher Gilhaney isn't a popular man, and he proves why once again when he insults every guest at Abigail Chase's Guy Fawkes Night dinner party. When Gilhaney is shot dead under the cover of the night's fireworks, his murder is deemed a robbery gone wrong. But when the case hasn't been solved six weeks

Oct 20, 2017
Mr. Campion's abdication by Ripley, Mike. Mr. Campion's abdication

‘So where exactly did Albert Campion stand on the Abdication?’ ‘Behind the throne, slightly to the left?’ suggested Commander Charles Luke. Margery Allingham’s Mr Campion finds himself masquerading as technical advisor to a very suspicious but glamorous Italian film producer and her crew hunting for buried treasure that never was in the Suffolk village of Heronhoe near Pontisbright which used to host trysts between Edward VIII and Mrs Wallis Simpson. ‘When it came to the Abdication Crisis in ’36

Oct 18, 2017
Montreal Noir by McFetridge, John (EDT)/ Filippi, Jacques (EDT) Montreal Noir

Oct 18, 2017
Mining for justice - a Chloe Ellefson mystery by Ernst, Kathleen, 1959- author. Mining for justice - a Chloe Ellefson mystery

Chloe Ellefson is excited to be learning about Wisconsin's Cornish immigrants and mining history while on temporary assignment at Pendarvis, a historic site in charming Mineral Point. But when her boyfriend, police officer Roelke McKenna, discovers long-buried human remains in the root cellar of an old Cornish cottage, Chloe reluctantly agrees to mine the historical record for answers. She soon finds herself in the center of a heated and deadly controversy that threatens to close Pendarvis. Whil

Oct 18, 2017
Loyalty in death by Robb, J. D. Loyalty in death

Oct 20, 2017
Lost luggage by Thomas, Wendall, author. Lost luggage

"Cyd Redondo, a young, third-generation Brooklyn travel agent who specializes in senior citizens, has never ventured farther than New Jersey. Yet even Jersey proves risky when her Travel Agents' Convention fling, Roger Claymore, leaves her weak in the knees--and everywhere else--then sneaks out of her Atlantic City hotel room at three a.m. Back in Brooklyn, when she reads about smugglers stopped at JFK with skinks in their socks or monkeys down their pants, she never imagines she will join their

Oct 14, 2017
Let Darkness Bury the Dead by Jennings, Maureen Let Darkness Bury the Dead

Oct 18, 2017
Lean Mean Thirteen by Evanovich, Janet Lean Mean Thirteen

Oct 19, 2017
Killing pace - a mystery by Schofield, Douglas, author. Killing pace - a mystery

Oct 14, 2017
Infinite ground by MacInnes, Martin, author. Infinite ground

""Stunning--a totally original, surreal mystery shot through with hints of the best of Cesar Aira, Vladimir Nabokov, Angela Carter, and Julio Cortazar. Smart, clever, and honest. I doubt you've read anything quite like it." --Jeff VanderMeer, author of The Southern Reachtrilogy During a sweltering South American summer, a family convenes for dinner at a restaurant. Midway through the meal, Carlos gets up from the table and disappears. An experienced, semi-retired detective takes the case, but wh

Oct 18, 2017
Hooked on ewe by Reed, Hannah, 1953- author. Hooked on ewe

"Aspiring romance novelist Eden Elliott discovers the landscape isn't the only thing that's dramatic when a local woman is done in..."--Page 4 of cover.

Oct 14, 2017
Homicide for the holidays by Honigford, Cheryl, author. Homicide for the holidays

A hidden key that opens a drawer locked for the past eight years, a mysterious envelope filled with cash, and a threatening note... none of this is what rising radio star Vivian Witchell expects to find in her late father's office. But when Vivian stumbles into trouble, she hardly knows how to steer herself back to safety. With the handsome and maddeningly practical private detective Charlie Haverman at her side, Vivian spends the holiday season uncovering the details of the last weeks of her fa

Oct 14, 2017
Hidden scars - a Sam Blackman mystery by De Castrique, Mark, author. Hidden scars - a Sam Blackman mystery

When Asheville, NC, private eyes Sam Blackman and Nakayla Robertson are asked by an eighty-year-old client to investigate the suspicious death of her brother, they warn her there is little chance of success. Paul Weaver died nearly seventy years earlier. The only documentation she has is the sole surviving copy of a coroner's report stating his death was caused by an accidental fall while hiking. There's a red flag: local son Weaver knew every inch of the mountain trails. The returning World War

Oct 20, 2017
Gilt by association by Smith, Karen Rose, author. Gilt by association

Oct 19, 2017
Ghost on the case by Hart, Carolyn G., author. Ghost on the case

"Bailey Ruth Raeburn is back, racing against the Heavenly clock in an all-new mystery from New York Times bestselling author Carolyn Hart. Bailey Ruth finds herself comforting a distraught sister when she's sent to Adelaide, Oklahoma, on her latest mission. Susan Gilbert receives a $100,000 ransom demand for her younger sibling. When the caller wants Susan to pay a visit to her wealthy boss and take the cash from his safe, Bailey Ruth follows Susan to the home. But she finds herself in a quandar

Oct 16, 2017
Full Service Blonde by Edwards, Megan Full Service Blonde

Oct 18, 2017
Full curl by Butler, Dave, 1958- author. Full curl

"Jenny Willson is a hard-edged, caustic-witted warden from Banff National Park who considers poachers and ladder-climbing bureaucrats equally repulsive and worthy of the same painful fate. Does keeping her promise to protect her park from them mean crossing lines and putting her career at risk? When Willson discovers animals disappearing from Canada's mountain parks, she begins a complex investigation that follows a trail of deceit, distraction, and murder. With a growing list of victims, animal

Oct 18, 2017
Fearless fourteen by Evanovich, Janet. Fearless fourteen

Oct 19, 2017
Etched in Tears by Hollon, Cheryl Etched in Tears

Oct 19, 2017
Echo Park by Connelly, Michael Echo Park

Oct 14, 2017
Eaves of Destruction. by Eaves of Destruction.

Oct 16, 2017
Dressed to kilt by Reed, Hannah, 1953- Dressed to kilt

Aspiring romance author Eden Elliott investigates a twisty murder that leaves her small Scottish village both shaken and stirred.

Oct 14, 2017
Drape expectations by Smith, Karen Rose, author. Drape expectations

Oct 19, 2017
Double Wide by Banks, Leo W, author. Double Wide

After fastball phenom Prospero Stark’s baseball career craters in a Mexican jail, he retreats to a trailer park in the scorching Arizona desert. He lives in peaceful anonymity with a collection of colorful outcasts until someone leaves his former catcher’s severed hand on his doorstep. Beautiful, hard-living reporter Roxanne Santa Cruz, who keeps a .380 Colt and a bottle of Chivas in her car, joins Stark to help him uncover his friend’s fate, a dangerous pursuit that pits them against a ruthless

Oct 18, 2017
Doom with a view - a Merry Ghost Inn mystery by Kingsbury, Kate, author. Doom with a view - a Merry Ghost Inn mystery

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Oct 18, 2017
Ditched 4 Murder by Eaton, J. C. Ditched 4 Murder

Oct 14, 2017
Disappeared by Quinn, Anthony (Anthony J.) Disappeared

In Northern Ireland's darkest corner, the Troubles have never ended. Though bombs no longer rock Belfast, for some the fight goes on. Retired Special Branch agent David Hughes disappears after looking into the previously closed case of Oliver Jordan, who went missing at the hands of the IRA decades ago. Soon after, a former spy is found bludgeoned to death, the day after placing his own obituary in the newspaper. Beneath Northern Ireland's modern calm, ancient jealousies threaten to rend the cou

Oct 18, 2017
Dial meow for murder by Blake, Bethany. Dial meow for murder

Even an experienced pet sitter like Daphne Templeton can be fooled by animal behavior: how can an adorably tiny fuzz ball named Tinkleston be capable of sudden flying leaps with cat claws bared? But human behavior remains even more mysterious, especially when Tinkleston’s owner is murdered on the night of a gala fundraiser for Fur-ever Friends Pet Rescue. Accompanied by her unflappable basset hound, Socrates, Daphne plans to take charge of Tinks the Terror and leave the crime-solving to handsome

Oct 14, 2017
Desert remains - a Gus Parker and Alex Mills novel by Cooper, Steven, 1961- author. Desert remains - a Gus Parker and Alex Mills novel

"Detective Alex Mills turns to psychic Gus Parker to help him solve a series of baffling murders perpetrated by a deranged killer who leaves his victims' bodies and taunting clues in the desert surrounding Phoenix, AZ"--

Oct 18, 2017
Death overdue by Brook, Allison, author. Death overdue

"Carrie Singleton is just about done with Clover Ridge, Connecticut until she's offered a job as the head of programs and events at the spooky local library, complete with its own librarian ghost. Her first major event is a program presented by a retired homicide detective, Al Buckley, who claims he knows who murdered Laura Foster, a much-loved part-time library aide who was bludgeoned to death fifteen years earlier. As he invites members of the audience to share stories about Laura, he suddenly

Oct 16, 2017
Death on tap by Alexander, Ellie, author. Death on tap

After catching her husband cheating on her, craft-brew expert Sloan Krause leaves the family business to work for a hip, new nano-brewery, only to discover a competitor dead in the fermenting tub, clutching a secret recipe.

Oct 18, 2017
Death in St. Petersburg - a Lady Emily mystery by Alexander, Tasha, 1969- author. Death in St. Petersburg - a Lady Emily mystery

"After the final curtain of Swan Lake, an animated crowd exits the Mariinsky theatre brimming with excitement from the night's performance. But outside the scene is somber. A ballerina's body lies face down in the snow, blood splattered like rose petals over the costume of the Swan Queen. The crowd is silenced by a single cry-- "Nemetseva is dead!" Amongst the theatergoers is Lady Emily, accompanying her dashing husband Colin in Russia on assignment from the Crown. But it soon becomes clear that

Oct 15, 2017
Death comes to the school by Lloyd, Catherine, 1963- author. Death comes to the school

Oct 14, 2017
Deadly edge - a Parker novel by Stark, Richard, 1933-2008. Deadly edge - a Parker novel

It begins with a rock concert - Parker and his fellow thieves are ripping off the box office - and then moves to a mysterious problem - colleagues turning up dead.

Oct 18, 2017
Dark signal by Baker, Shannon, 1960- author. Dark signal

Who would want to kill Chad Mills? Kate finds that he made a few enemies as president of the railroad workers union. Meanwhile his widow is behaving oddly. And why was his neighbor Josh Stevens at the Mills house on the night of the accident? While her loud and meddling family conspires to help Kate past her divorce, State Patrol Officer Trey closes in on Josh Stevens as the suspect. Kate doesn't believe it. She may not have the experience, but she's lived in the Sandhills her whole life, and kn

Oct 18, 2017
Crisis shot by Cantore, Janice, author. Crisis shot

Tess O'Rourke dreams of becoming the first female chief of police in Long Beach, California. As commander of the East Division, she is well on her way . . . until the night she responds to an officer-needs-assistance call and fatally shoots an unarmed teenager. Despite being cleared of wrongdoing by a grand jury, Tess is so hounded by the public that she takes a job in Oregon to escape the bad press. Winning over the residents of Rogue's Hollow might be more difficult than adjusting to her new r

Oct 14, 2017
Cat among the pumpkins by Morton, Mandy, author. Cat among the pumpkins

Cat lovers, rejoice! The second installment in Mandy Morton's cat-driven series has arrived with Cat Among the Pumpkins, where crime-solving is in the capable paws of felines. And these cats haven't been declawed. As All Hallows’ Eve approaches, Hettie Bagshot of The No. 2 Feline Detective Agency has more than just a ghost and warlock tart on her plate. Along with her faithful sidekick, Tilly, the tabby duo set out to investigate an old crime and a spate of new murders. Why is Mavis Spitforce dr

Oct 15, 2017
Butcher's moon by Stark, Richard, 1933-2008. Butcher's moon

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Oct 18, 2017
Buenos Aires Noir by Mallo, Ernesto (EDT) Buenos Aires Noir

Oct 18, 2017
Breathe by Brogan, Mike Breathe

Oct 19, 2017
Bouchercon anthology 2017 - Passport to murder by Bouchercon anthology 2017 - Passport to murder

Published in conjunction with Bouchercon, the World Mystery Convention, which was held in Toronto, Canada in 2017. As with the convention itself, the anthology spreads a broad canopy across a wide variety of crime writers from across the country and around the world - including both veteran writers and the brightest up-and-coming talents in the field. All of the stories include some kind of travel ranging from a cross-America ride-sharing trip to tourists in Italy and Japan to a woman on the run

Oct 18, 2017
Border angels by Quinn, Anthony (Anthony J.), author. Border angels

"The border between Northern Ireland and the Republic is a rugged place: cold, windswept, and dark. For the girls brought here from Eastern Europe, it may as well be a war zone. Put to work in a farmhouse brothel near Dunmore, the women are forced into a living hell. One night, a pimp takes one of them for a ride. She is just planning her escape when the car explodes. The next morning, there is nothing left but the pimp's charred body and the woman's footprints in the snow. As his forensics spec

Oct 18, 2017
Berry the hatchet by Cochran, Peg, author. Berry the hatchet

"The entire town of Cranberry Cove is popping with excitement. Monica Albertson is baking cranberry goodies by the dozen and shopkeepers are decking out their storefronts for the first annual Winter Walk--an event dreamed up by the mayor to bring visitors to the town during a normally dead time of year. But it's the mayor who turns up dead during the grand opening ceremony, his lifeless body making its entrance in a horse-drawn sleigh. Monica's mother and stepmother quickly become the prime susp

Oct 18, 2017
Berried secrets by Cochran, Peg, author. Berried secrets

"When Monica Albertson comes to Cranberry Cove--a charming town on the eastern shore of Lake Michigan--to help her half-brother Jeff on his cranberry farm, the last thing she expects to harvest is a dead body." -- Provided by the

Oct 18, 2017
Assault and Buttery. by Assault and Buttery.

Oct 16, 2017
Abracadabra - a novel by Kranes, David, author. Abracadabra - a novel

Oct 18, 2017
A Venetian reckoning by Leon, Donna. A Venetian reckoning

When a lorry crashes on one of the treacherous hair-pin bends in the Italian Dolomites even Commissario Guido Brunetti of the Venice Questura is appalled when he learns of its terrible cargo.

Oct 18, 2017
A Late Frost. by A Late Frost.

Oct 16, 2017
A grave concern - the twenty second chronicle of Matthew Bartholomew by Gregory, Susanna, 1958- author. A grave concern - the twenty second chronicle of Matthew Bartholomew

1360. Identifying the murderer of the Chancellor of the University is not the only challenge facing physician Matthew Bartholomew. Many of his patients have been made worse by the ministrations of a 'surgeon' recently arrived from Nottingham, his sister is being rooked by the mason she has commissioned to build her husband's tomb, and his friend, Brother Michael, has been offered a Bishopric which will cause him to leave Cambridge. Brother Michael, keen to leave the University in good order, is

Oct 18, 2017
A disappearance in Drury Lane by Gardner, Ashley. A disappearance in Drury Lane

"Late December, 1818 As Captain Gabriel Lacey prepares for his upcoming wedding, his former neighbor, Marianne Simmons, comes to him about an actress friend who's gone missing. Lacey agrees to help look for the actress, little realizing that the search will pit him against men who think nothing of abduction, assault, or sending incendiary devices to the innocent. At the same time, Lacey's personal life is changing, and his time for investigation is frequently and frustratingly interrupted. He is

Oct 18, 2017
A death in Norfolk by Gardner, Ashley. A death in Norfolk

"September 1817 Captain Gabriel Lacey travels with Lady Breckenridge to his boyhood home in northern Norfolk only to discover mysterious happenings in and around the Lacey estate. A young woman, cousin of an old friend, has gone missing, strange objects appear in Lacey's ruined house, and the dark windmills on the marshes keep pulling Lacey to them. The underworld criminal, James Denis, uses Lacey's visit to Norfolk as an opportunity to have Lacey deliver a message to a local squire. A simple ta

Oct 18, 2017
A deadly éclair by Gerber, Daryl Wood, author. A deadly éclair

It’s always been Mimi Rousseau’s dream to open her own bistro, but it seems beyond her grasp since she’s been chased back home to Nouvelle Vie in Napa Valley by her late husband’s tremendous debt. Until her best friend Jorianne James introduces her to entrepreneur Bryan Baker who invests in promising prospects. Now, working the bistro and inn until she’s able to pay it off and call it her own, Mimi is throwing the inn’s first wedding ever. The wedding will be the talk of the town, as famous talk

Oct 20, 2017
A crown of lights by Rickman, Philip. A crown of lights

Oct 15, 2017
A conspiracy in Belgravia by Thomas, Sherry (Sherry M.), author. A conspiracy in Belgravia

Lady Ingram, wife of Charlotte's dear friend and benefactor, wants Sherlock Holmes to find her first love, who failed to show up at their annual rendezvous. Matters of loyalty and discretion aside, the case becomes even more personal for Charlotte as the missing man is none other than Myron Finch, her illegitimate half brother.

Oct 18, 2017