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Where the dead lie by Harris, C. S, author. Where the dead lie

"In the latest mystery from the national bestselling author of When Falcons Fall, the horrific murder of a young boy takes Sebastian St. Cyr from the gritty streets of London to the lush drawing rooms of the aristocracy.."--

Feb 20, 2017
What you break by Coleman, Reed Farrel, 1956- author. What you break

"Former Suffolk County cop Gus Murphy returns to prowl the meaner streets of Long Island's darkest precincts with a Russian mercenary at his back in the stunning second installment of Reed Farrel Coleman's critically acclaimed series. Gus Murphy and his girlfriend, Magdalena, are put in harm's way when Gus is caught up in the distant aftershocks of heinous crimes committed decades ago in Vietnam and Russia. Gus's ex-priest pal, Bill Kilkenny, introduces him to a wealthy businessman anxious to ha

Feb 15, 2017
What my body remembers by Friis, Agnete, author. What my body remembers

"From New York Times bestselling author Agnete Friis comes the chilling story of a young mother who will do whatever it takes to protect her son. Ella Nygaard, 27, has been a ward of the state since she was seven years old, the night her father murdered her mother. She doesn't remember anything about that night or her childhood before it--but her body remembers. The PTSD-induced panic attacks she now suffers incapacitate her for hours--sometimes days--at a time and leave her physically and psych

Feb 18, 2017
Walking on my grave by Hart, Carolyn G, author. Walking on my grave

Feb 18, 2017
Walkers of Dembley by Beaton, M.C. Walkers of Dembley

Feb 20, 2017
Vicious circle - a Joe Pickett novel by Box, C. J, author. Vicious circle - a Joe Pickett novel

"The past comes back to haunt game warden Joe Pickett and his family with devastating effect in the thrilling new novel from the #1 New York Times-bestselling author. The plane circled in the dark. Joe Pickett could just make out down below a figure in the snow and timber, and then three other figures closing in. There was nothing he could do about it. And Joe knew that he might be their next target. The Cates family had always been a bad lot. Game warden Joe Pickett had been able to strike a

Feb 20, 2017
Very important corpses by Green, Simon R., 1955- Very important corpses

The Organisation has despatched Ishmael and his partner Penny to Coronach House on the shores of Loch Ness where the secretive but highly influential Baphamet Group are holding their annual meeting. The Organisation believes an imposter has infiltrated the Group and they have instructed Ishmael to root him - or her - out. It's not Ishmael's only mission. The first agent sent by the Organisation has been found dead in her room, murdered in a horribly gruesome manner. Ishmael must also discover wh

Feb 20, 2017
Twelve angry librarians - a cat in the stacks mystery by James, Miranda, author. Twelve angry librarians - a cat in the stacks mystery

"Lighthearted librarian Charlie Harris is known around his hometown of Athena, Mississippi, for walking his cat, a rescued Maine Coon named Diesel. But he may soon be taken for a walk himself-- in handcuffs. Charlie is stressed out. The Southern Academic Libraries Association is holding this year's annual meeting at Athena College. Since Charlie is the interim library director, he must deliver the welcome speech to all the visiting librarians. As if that weren't bad enough, the keynote address w

Feb 21, 2017
Trumpet of death - a Martha's Vineyard mystery by Riggs, Cynthia, author. Trumpet of death - a Martha's Vineyard mystery

"When 92-year-old poet/sleuth Victoria Trumbull takes her city-bred tenant Zack Zeller on a nature walk on one of Martha's Vineyard's conservation areas and shows him a mushroom she calls black trumpet of death, he's sure he's found the way to rid himselfof his troublesome girlfriend, Samantha. But the mushrooms he's given Samantha end up on her daddy's dinner table, and Zack, one of the invited guests, is sure he's doomed the diners to an untimely death. Meanwhile, dead bodies are cropping up o

Feb 18, 2017
Three shot burst by DePoy, Phillip, author. Three shot burst

Foggy Moscowitz is called to Mary's Shallow Grave, everyone's favorite bar. A man has been killed--shot three times--by a young girl. With no parents, no fixed abode, and no services to help her, Foggy is forced to shelter her in his beachside apartment. The victim was the son of the richest Seminole in Florida, Ironstone Waters, who sends several of his men, including Mister Redhawk, to collect the girl and find out what happened. With Ironstone's men, a Colombian drug cartel, and the police al

Feb 20, 2017
The Thirst by Nesbo, Jo/ Smith, Neil (TRN) The Thirst

Feb 18, 2017
The satanic mechanic / A Tannie Maria Mystery by Andrew, Sally, author. The satanic mechanic / A Tannie Maria Mystery

Feb 20, 2017
The railway detective by Marston, Edward. The railway detective

In 1851, after the London to Birmingham mail train is robbed and derailed, Inspector Robert Colbeck enlists the aid of former police officer Brendan Mulryne to help him investigate the crime.

Feb 15, 2017
The outfit by Stark, Richard, 1933-2008. The outfit

When the Outfit tries to kill him, Parker declares war. Ripping off the syndicate is easy, but going one-on-one with Bronson, the Outfit's big boss, is the hard part. Hard for anyone but Parker, because the entire underworld understands that whatever Parker does -- he does for keep.

Feb 18, 2017
The No. 2 Feline Detective Agency by Morton, Mandy, author. The No. 2 Feline Detective Agency

"Prepare to be besotted with Mandy Morton's The No. 2 Feline Detective Agency, the first book in a new series that turns the traditional British cozy on its head and features feline crime-solvers. Hettie Bagshot has bitten off more than any cat could chew. As soon as she launches her No. 2 Feline Detective Agency, she's bucketed into a case: Furcross, home for slightly older cats, has a nasty spate of bodysnatching, and three of the residents have been stolen from their graves. Hettie and her si

Feb 20, 2017
The New York trilogy - City of glass, Ghosts, The locked room by Auster, Paul, 1947- The New York trilogy - City of glass, Ghosts, The locked room

Feb 18, 2017
The murder of Willie Lincoln by Solomon, Burt, author. The murder of Willie Lincoln

"Washington City, 1862: The United States lies in tatters, and there seems no end to the war. Abraham Lincoln, the legitimate President of the United States, is using all his will to keep his beloved land together. But Lincoln's will and soul are tested when tragedy strikes the White House as Willie Lincoln, the love and shining light in the president's heart, is taken by typhoid fever. But was this really the cause of his death? A message arrives, suggesting otherwise. Lincoln asks John Hay, hi

Feb 21, 2017
The Mermaid's Scream by Ellis, Kate The Mermaid's Scream

Feb 18, 2017
The lost woman by Blædel, Sara, author. The lost woman

A housewife is the target of a shocking, methodical killing. Shot with a hunting rifle through her kitchen window, the woman is dead before she hits the ground. Though murdered in England, it turns out that the woman, Sofie Parker, is actually a Danish citizen who's been on the Missing Persons list for almost two decades-so Louise Rick is called on to the case. Then, in an unexpected twist, the police discover that Sofie had been reported missing eighteen years ago by none other than Eik, Loui

Feb 20, 2017
The Last Chance Olive Ranch by Albert, Susan Wittig, author. The Last Chance Olive Ranch

"In this exciting new mystery from New York Times bestselling author Susan Wittig Albert, China Bayles fears for her husband's life as an escaped convict targets him... Max Mantel, the killer McQuaid put away years ago, has busted out of Huntsville Prisonand appears to be headed for Pecan Springs. McQuaid knows there's only one way to stop the vengeful convict--set a trap with himself as bait. China wants to stay by her husband's side and keep him from harm. But McQuaid insists that she get out

Feb 20, 2017
The killing bay by Ould, Chris, author. The killing bay

"When a group of international activists arrive on the Faroe Islands, intent on stopping the traditional whale hunts, tensions between islanders and protestors run high. And when a woman is found viciously murdered only hours after a violent confrontation, the circumstances seem purposely designed to increase animosity between the two sides. As English DI Jan Reyna and local detective Hjalti Hentze investigate, it becomes increasingly clear that the murder has other, more sinister aspects to it,

Feb 21, 2017
The Killing Bay by Ould, Chris The Killing Bay

Feb 20, 2017
The Girl Who Was Taken by Donlea, Charlie The Girl Who Was Taken

Feb 18, 2017
The English agent by DePoy, Phillip, author. The English agent

"In 1583, young Christopher Marlowe--student, brawler, rakehell, and would-be playwright--has had a dreadful evening. The first performance of his play in the corner of a very disreputable Cambridge bar is a humiliating flop, and then he's attacked on the streets while in the company of Thomas Kyd. So when Francis Walsingham, Queen Elizabeth's spymaster, sends for him, Marlowe is only too happy to go. The assignment is go to Holland, where England's ally, William the Silent, is the target of a S

Feb 21, 2017
The crow trap by Cleeves, Ann, author. The crow trap

Three very different women come together to complete an environmental survey. Three women who, in some way or another, know the meaning of betrayal....For team leader Rachael Lambert the project is the perfect opportunity to rebuild her confidence after a double-betrayal by her lover and boss, Peter Kemp. Botanist Anne Preece, on the other hand, sees it as a chance to indulge in a little deception of her own. And then there is Grace Fulwell, a strange, uncommunicative young woman with plenty of

Feb 21, 2017
The case of the curious cook - a WISE Enquiries Agency mystery by Ace, Cathy, 1960- author. The case of the curious cook - a WISE Enquiries Agency mystery

Henry Twyst, eighteenth Duke of Chellingworth, retains the services of a local book restorer to tackle much-needed repairs to his book collection. This antiquarian also runs the Crooks and Cooks bookshop with his daughter - local TV celebrity chef, The Curious Cook. When the book restorer mentions some strange shenanigans going on at the bookshop, Dowager Duchess Althea brings the case to her colleagues at the WISE Enquiries Agency. As the WISE women try to unravel one puzzle from their base at

Feb 20, 2017
The book of mirrors - a novel by Chirovici, Eugen-Ovidiu, author. The book of mirrors - a novel

An elegant, page-turning thriller in the vein of Night Film and Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter , this tautly crafted novel is about stories: the ones we tell, the ones we keep hidden, and the ones that we'll do anything to ensure they stay buried. When literary agent Peter Katz receives a partial book submission entitled The Book of Mirrors , he is intrigued by its promise and original voice. The author, Richard Flynn, has written a memoir about his time as an English student at Princeton in the

Feb 21, 2017
The amok runners by Cotterill, Colin, author. The amok runners

For followers of Colin Cotterill's Jimm Juree mystery series, here is new novel for your enjoyment. It is a prequel to the three published books with our intrepid lady journalist and her rather unique family still living in Chiang Mai. Becoming an extra along with her two brothers, Arny and Sissy, on an American movie with Hollywood stars being shot in the north of Thailand, she stumbles upon murder and mayhem while at the same time being part of an ancient treasure hunt. As usual it would be wr

Feb 20, 2017
The 12.30 from Croydon by Crofts, Freeman Wills, 1879-1957. The 12.30 from Croydon

Andrew Crowther, a wealthy retired manufacturer, is found dead in his seat on the 12:30 flight from Croydon to Paris.

Feb 20, 2017
That Empty Feeling by Corris, Peter That Empty Feeling

Feb 18, 2017
Swiss vendetta - a mystery by De Hahn, Tracee, author. Swiss vendetta - a mystery

Inspector Agnes Luthi, a Swiss-American police officer in Lausanne, Switzerland, has just transferred to the Violent Crimes unit from Financial Crimes to try to shed all reminders of her old life following her husband's death. Now, on the eve of the worst blizzard Lausanne has seen in centuries, Agnes has been called to investigate her very first homicide case. On the lawn of the grand Chateau Vallotton, at the edge of Lac Leman, a young woman has been found stabbed to death. The woman, an appra

Feb 15, 2017
Souls of Men by Ashworth, A. R. Souls of Men

Feb 18, 2017
Song of the Lion by Hillerman, Anne Song of the Lion

Feb 20, 2017
Snowed in with murder by Wallace, Auralee, author. Snowed in with murder

Erica has returned to Otter Lake, New Hampshire, to rekindle her romance with Sheriff Grady Forrester at her mom's island retreat, currently closed for the off season. Just ahead of a rapidly advancing storm front, Erica arrives to discover Mom has rented the lodge to a reality TV show. They're filming the wealthy but awful Boatright brood, who've been summoned here by their patriarch because-so he says-one of them wants to kill him. Great television, terrible timing. Not only are Erica's romant

Feb 15, 2017
Six four by Yokoyama, Hideo, 1957- author. Six four

"The nightmare no parent could endure. The case no detective could solve. The twist no reader could predict. For five days in January 1989, the parents of a seven-year-old Tokyo schoolgirl sat and listened to the demands of their daughter's kidnapper. They would never learn his identity. They would never see their daughter again. For the fourteen years that followed, the Japanese public listened to the police's apologies. They would never forget the botched investigation that became known as Six

Feb 15, 2017
Signature Wounds by Russell, Kirk Signature Wounds

Feb 20, 2017
Sherlock Holmes and the Eisendorf enigma by Millett, Larry, 1947- author. Sherlock Holmes and the Eisendorf enigma

Feb 20, 2017
Shadows on the lake by Cocco, Giovanni, 1976- author. Shadows on the lake

Feb 15, 2017
Satellite people by Lahlum, Hans Olav, 1973- author. Satellite people

Feb 20, 2017
Rush of blood by Billingham, Mark, author. Rush of blood

Three British couples meet around the pool on their Florida holiday and become fast friends. But on Easter Sunday, the last day of their vacation, tragedy strikes: the fourteen-year-old daughter of an American vacationer goes missing, and her body is later found floating in the mangroves. When the shocked couples return home to the U.K., they remain in contact, and over the course of three increasingly fraught dinner parties they come to know one another better. But they don't always like what t

Feb 20, 2017
Robert B. Parker's Little White Lies by Atkins, Ace Robert B. Parker's Little White Lies

Feb 18, 2017
Retribution by Fraser, Anthea, author. Retribution

"Biographer Rona Parish is keen to finish her series on successful single mothers for local glossy magazine, Chiltern Life -- and interviewing the mysterious and intriguing Nicole Summers should round it off nicely. But on a visit to Nicole's house, Rona makes a shocking discovery. Meanwhile, Rona has also taken on a new project -- finishing the book acclaimed biographer Russell Page was writing on Gideon Ward, a TV presenter, before the recent car crash that killed him. But when Russell's wife

Feb 20, 2017
Rather be the devil - a novel by Rankin, Ian, author. Rather be the devil - a novel

For John Rebus, 40 years may have passed, but the death of beautiful, promiscuous Maria Turquand still preys on his mind. She was murdered in her hotel room on the night a famous rock star and his entourage were staying there, and Maria's killer has never been found. Meanwhile, the dark heart of Edinburgh remains up for grabs. A young pretender, Darryl Christie, may have staked his claim, but a vicious attack leaves him weakened and vulnerable, and an inquiry into a major money laundering scheme

Feb 20, 2017
Racing the devil - an Inspector Ian Rutledge mystery by Todd, Charles, author. Racing the devil - an Inspector Ian Rutledge mystery

"Scotland Yard's Ian Rutledge finds himself caught in a twisted web of vengeance, old grievances, and secrets that lead back to World War I in the nineteenth installment of the acclaimed bestselling series. On the eve of the bloody Battle of the Somme, a group of English officers having a last drink before returning to the Front make a promise to each other: if they survive the battle ahead--and make it through the war--they will meet in Paris a year after the fighting ends. They will celebrate

Feb 20, 2017
Prayer for the dead - an Inspector McLean novel by Oswald, James, author. Prayer for the dead - an Inspector McLean novel

Detective Inspector Tony McLean is on the case when the search for a missing journalist uncovers the scene of a carefully staged murder. In a sealed chamber, deep in the heart of Gilmerton Cove, a mysterious network of caves and passages sprawling beneath Edinburgh, the body is discovered in a seemingly macabre ritual of purification. But McLean knew the dead man and can't shake off the suspicion that there is far more to this case than meets the eye. For one thing, the baffling lack of forensic

Feb 20, 2017
Plain Missing by Miller, Emma Plain Missing

Feb 20, 2017
Party girls die in pearls - an Oxford girl mystery by Sykes, Plum, author Party girls die in pearls - an Oxford girl mystery

"Internationally bestselling author of Bergdorf Blondes Plum Sykes returns with PARTY GIRLS DIE IN PEARLS, a charming murder mystery set at Oxford University in the 1980s. After Oxford's most popular classmate is found dead, new students Ursula Flowerbutton and Nancy Feingold believe she has been murdered and work to solve the mystery"--

Feb 18, 2017
Of books and bagpipes - a Scottish bookshop mystery by Shelton, Paige, author. Of books and bagpipes - a Scottish bookshop mystery

"Delaney Nichols has settled so comfortably into her new life in Edinburgh that she truly feels it's become more home than her once beloved Kansas. Her job at the Cracked Spine, a bookshop that specializes in rare manuscripts as well as other sundry valuable historical objects, is everything she had dreamed, with her new boss, Edwin MacAlister, entrusting her more and more with bigger jobs. Her latest task includes a trip to Castle Doune, a castle not far out of Edinburgh, to retrieve a hard-to-

Feb 20, 2017
Murder, with peacocks by Andrews, Donna. Murder, with peacocks

While trying to manage being the maid of honor in three weddings, Meg Langslow finds herself in the midst of a mystery when her former sister-in-law's soon-to-be stepfather is found dead.

Feb 18, 2017
Murder, Stage Left by Goldsborough, Robert Murder, Stage Left

Feb 20, 2017
Murder wears white by Blackmoore, Stephanie, author. Murder wears white

"Mallory Shepard's wedding planning business is off to a shaky start when a member of the bridal family drops dead at a food tasting . . . Mallory hopes to unveil her new B&B just in time for her first ceremony as a wedding planner. The renovations to Thistle Park--the mansion she inherited in small-town Port Quincy, Pennsylvania--are almost complete. But what Mallory didn't plan on is the bride's aunt being poisoned at the wedding tasting and her perfect venue becoming a crime scene. Adding to

Feb 20, 2017
Murder on the Moor by Deering, Julianna, author. Murder on the Moor

When mysterious incidents begin occurring on a moor in Yorkshire, an old friend begs Drew for help. At first it seems to be simply bad luck--fires started, livestock scattered--but then the vicar is murdered. As danger closes in, Drew and Madeline must determine what's really going on and find the killer before it's too late.

Feb 20, 2017
Murder of a snake in the grass - a Scumble River mystery by Swanson, Denise. Murder of a snake in the grass - a Scumble River mystery

Skye Denison and the rest of Scumble River are celebrating the town's bicentennial. When the guest of honor--a descendant of the town's founder--is murdered, Skye wonders if her former fianc's arrival in town has something to do with the man's death. Original.

Feb 18, 2017
Murder of a sleeping beauty - a Scumble River mystery by Swanson, Denise. Murder of a sleeping beauty - a Scumble River mystery

School psychologist Skye Denison of Scumble River, Illinois investigates when cheerleader and beauty queen Lorelei Ingles is murdered.

Feb 18, 2017
Murder is for keeps - a Penny Brannigan mystery by Duncan, Elizabeth J, author. Murder is for keeps - a Penny Brannigan mystery

"Local artist and amateur sleuth Penny Brannigan has been spending her summer painting the exterior and views of the once-lovely Gwrych Castle, now in a heartbreaking state of disrepair. A privately owned castellated country house of jaw dropping scale, the gorgeous house located just outside of Penny's picturesque Welsh town has been sadly neglected for decades. Penny is thrilled when she hears local Mark Baker is leading a team of enthusiastic volunteers to restore the castle grounds and forma

Feb 20, 2017
Murder in the Bowery by Thompson, Victoria (Victoria E.), author. Murder in the Bowery

Feb 18, 2017
Murder in a Cornish Alehouse by Emerson, Kathy Lynn Murder in a Cornish Alehouse

Feb 20, 2017
Murder go round by Perry, Carol J, author. Murder go round

Feb 20, 2017
Muddied murder by Tyson, Wendy Muddied murder

Feb 20, 2017
Mrs Pargeter's Public Relations by Brett, Simon Mrs Pargeter's Public Relations

Feb 20, 2017
Miss Christie regrets by Fraser-Sampson, Guy Miss Christie regrets

Feb 20, 2017
Midnight man by Tomlinson, David Eric, author. Midnight man

"Dean Goodnight, the first Choctaw Indian employed by the Oklahoma County public defender's office, pulls a new case--the brutal murder of a once-promising basketball star. The only witness is Caleb, the five-year-old son of the prime suspect. Investigating the murder, Dean draws four strangers into his client's orbit, each of whom becomes deeply involved in the case--and in Caleb's fate. There's Aura Jefferson, the victim's sister, a proud black nurse struggling with the death of her brother; A

Feb 20, 2017
London Calling by Sheridan, Sara London Calling

Feb 20, 2017
Kale to the Queen - A Kensington Palace Chef Mystery by Hampton, Nell Kale to the Queen - A Kensington Palace Chef Mystery

Feb 18, 2017
I Wish You Missed Me by Hill, Bonnie Hearn I Wish You Missed Me

Feb 20, 2017
Heartbreak Hotel by Kellerman, Jonathan, author. Heartbreak Hotel

"Alex Delaware and Milo Sturgis investigate the death of Alex's most mysterious patient to date in the sensational new thriller from the master of suspense, #1 New York Times bestselling author Jonathan Kellerman. At nearly one hundred years old, Thalia Mars is a far cry from the patients that child psychologist Alex Delaware normally treats. But the charming, witty woman convinces Alex to meet with her in a suite at the Aventura, a luxury hotel with a checkered history. What Thalia wants from A

Feb 20, 2017
Garden of lamentations by Crombie, Deborah, author. Garden of lamentations

While Gemma James investigates the murder of a young nanny who may be one of a series of victims, Duncan Kincaid uncovers information that puts those closest to him in danger. --Publisher

Feb 15, 2017
Flamingo Road by Hill, Sasscer, author. Flamingo Road

"Baltimore police officer Fia McKee is put on leave for excessive use of force after interfering in a crime that turns deadly. Given a second chance, she is sent to work undercover for the Thoroughbred Racing Protective Bureau (TRPB) at the Gulfstream Park in Florida, where she works as an exercise rider. Her assignment is to watch and report back on two racetrack workers who have been suspected of illegal activities and whose horses continue to outperform all expectations, winning their owners

Feb 18, 2017
Fever in the dark by Hart, Ellen, author. Fever in the dark

When a video of their engagement goes viral on the heels of the Supreme Court's decision to legalize gay marriage, Fiona and Annie turn for help to private investigator Jane Lawless to safeguard a secret from Annie's past.

Feb 20, 2017
Family Matters by Rolls, Anthony Family Matters

Feb 18, 2017
False Fire by Heley, Veronica False Fire

Feb 20, 2017
Fallout by Paretsky, Sara, author. Fallout

Feb 18, 2017
Facials can be fatal by Cohen, Nancy J., 1948- author. Facials can be fatal

Salon owner Marla Vail and her detective husband must solve a decades-old mystery when Valerie Weston is found dead in Marla's new day spa, slathered in a green facial mask.

Feb 18, 2017
Every Body on Deck by McKevett, G. A. Every Body on Deck

Feb 18, 2017
Enter by the narrow gate - a Christopher Worthy/Father Fortis mystery by Carlson, David, 1947- author. Enter by the narrow gate - a Christopher Worthy/Father Fortis mystery

A teenage girl has vanished in Santa Fe. Nearby, in the Trappist monastery of St. Mary of the Snows, a beautiful young nun is stabbed to death. Father Nicholas Fortis is on sabbatical at St. Mary's, and when Lieutenant Christopher Worthy of the Detroit Police Department is flown in to help find the missing teenager, the Orthodox monk asks his friend to delve into the nun's murder as well. The two men make a perfect team: the monk's gregarious manner opens hearts and the detective's keen intuitio

Feb 20, 2017
Echoes in death by Robb, J. D., 1950- author. Echoes in death

"THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING SERIES . . . The chilling new suspense novel from the author of Brotherhood in Death. After a party in New York, Lieutenant Eve Dallas rides home with her billionaire husband, Roarke, happy to be done with cocktails and small talk. After another party, not far away, a woman retires to her bedroom with her husband--and walks into a brutal nightmare. Their paths are about to collide... When the young woman--dazed, naked, and bloody--wanders in front of their car,

Feb 20, 2017
Earthly remains by Leon, Donna, author. Earthly remains

Feb 20, 2017
Dying on the vine - a mystery by Cooper, Marla, author. Dying on the vine - a mystery

"Wedding planner Kelsey McKenna just signed on to a dream gig. She's going to be the "day-of" coordinator at the beautiful Higgens Estate in California wine country. There's only one problem: the wedding was originally planned by Babs Norton, the self-proclaimed Queen of Wine Country Weddings, who the father of the bride has fired. Kelsey decides to clear the air with Babs and make sure there are no hard feelings, but before she can throw herself into executing the perfect wedding, she discovers

Feb 18, 2017
Distress signals by Howard, Catherine R. Distress signals

There's no evidence of a murder, but a person is missing. And what's a missing person minus a body? Not a murder. Oh, no. Never a murder. It's a disappearance. The day Adam Dunne's girlfriend, Sarah, fails to return from a Barcelona business trip, his perfect life begins to fall apart. Days later, the arrival of her passport and a note that reads 'I'm sorry - S' sets off real alarm bells. He vows to do whatever it takes to find her. Adam is puzzled when he connects Sarah to a cruise ship called

Feb 18, 2017
Devil's breath - a Max Tudor mystery by Malliet, G. M., 1951- author. Devil's breath - a Max Tudor mystery

"Agatha Award-winning author G. M. Malliet has charmed mystery lovers, cozy fans, and Agatha Christie devotees with her critically acclaimed mysteries featuring handsome spy-turned-cleric Max Tudor. In The Haunted Season, Max's former life as an MI5 agentcaught up with him, threatening his newfound happiness with Awena and baby son Owen. Realizing there is no escape from his past, Max, with his bishop's tacit permission, has offered his services to MI5 on an as-needed basis. And in Devil's Breat

Feb 20, 2017
Death of a ghost by Beaton, M. C., author. Death of a ghost

"When Police Sergeant Hamish Macbeth hears reports of a haunted castle near Drim, he assumes the eerie noises and lights reported by the villagers are just local teenagers going there to smoke pot or, worse, inject themselves with drugs. Still, Hamish decides that he and his policeman, Charlie "Clumsy" Carson, will spend the night at the ruined castle to get to the bottom of the rumors once and for all. There's no sign of any ghost...but then Charlie disappears through the floor. It turns out he

Feb 21, 2017
Death & the gravedigger's angel by Ross, Loretta, 1966- author. Death & the gravedigger's angel

When former army medic Tony Dozier is accused of killing a member of the hate group that disrupted his wife's funeral, the prosecution charges premeditated murder and the defense claims temporary insanity. Former marine Death Bogart and auctioneer Wren Morgan think there's more to the story. They're both led to the long-abandoned Hadleigh House, where Wren begins preparing the contents for auction but ends up searching for the story behind an antique sketchbook. As Wren uncovers the century-old

Feb 20, 2017
Dead souls by Rankin, Ian. Dead souls

Feb 18, 2017
Dead letters - a novel by Dolan-Leach, Caite, author. Dead letters - a novel

A missing woman leads her twin sister on a twisted scavenger hunt in this clever debut novel of suspense for readers of Luckiest Girl Alive and Reconstructing Amelia. "Ahoy, Ava! Welcome home, my sweet jet-setting twin! So glad you were able to wrest yourself away from your dazzling life in the City of Light; I hope my 'death' hasn't interrupted anything too crucial." Ava Antipova has her reasons for running away: a failing family vineyard, a romantic betrayal, a mercurial sister, an absent fath

Feb 21, 2017
Dead in the Water by Ryan, Annelise Dead in the Water

Feb 20, 2017
Dead Girls Dancing by Masterton, Graham Dead Girls Dancing

Feb 18, 2017
Date With the Executioner by Marston, Edward Date With the Executioner

Feb 20, 2017
Date With Death by Chapman, Julia Date With Death

Feb 18, 2017
Cruel mercy by Mark, David John, 1977- author. Cruel mercy

"The latest installment in David Mark's internationally acclaimed Detective Sergeant McAvoy series, Cruel Mercy is McAvoy's first adventure on American soil. In the New York Police Department's 7th Precinct on the Lower East Side, Detective Ronny Alto is investigating a crime that's left one man dead and the other in a medically induced coma after surviving a shot to the head. One hope is that Brishen Ayres, a boxing coach and legend in the gypsy community in England, will wake up and reveal the

Feb 15, 2017
Cruel is the night by Hämäläinen, Karo, 1976- author. Cruel is the night

"Inspired by puzzle-mystery great Agatha Christie, prizewinning Finnish author Karo Hamalainen (The Buyout) presents us with a comedy of murderous intentions Three cell phones ring in an opulent London suite. The calls go unanswered, because their recipients are dead. Earlier that night, four old friends and lovers meet for a reunion dinner. It's been ten years since the host, Robert, who made millions by way of unethical (but not illegal) interest rate manipulation, has seen Mikko, an investiga

Feb 20, 2017
Copper kettle - an Ike Schwartz mystery by Ramsay, Frederick, author. Copper kettle - an Ike Schwartz mystery

Feb 20, 2017
Conviction - a novel by Dahl, Julia, 1977- author. Conviction - a novel

"In the summer of 1992, a year after riots exploded between black and Jewish neighbors in Crown Heights, a black family is brutally murdered in their Brooklyn home. A teenager is quickly convicted, and the justice system moves on. Twenty-two years later,journalist Rebekah Roberts gets a letter: I didn't do it. Frustrated with her work at the city's sleaziest tabloid, Rebekah starts to dig. But witnesses are missing, memories faded, and almost no one wants to talk about that grim, violent time in

Feb 20, 2017
Cold Earth by Cleeves, Ann Cold Earth

Feb 18, 2017
Close - A Harpur and Iles British Police Procedural by James, Bill Close - A Harpur and Iles British Police Procedural

Feb 18, 2017
Cherry cheesecake murder - a Hannah Swensen mystery with recipes by Fluke, Joanne, 1943- Cherry cheesecake murder - a Hannah Swensen mystery with recipes

Hannah Swensen's dilemma over whom to marry is put on the back burner when Lake Eden's Main Street is rented out to a Hollywood crew and her bakery, The Cookie Jar, becomes snack central, and the situation become even more diverting when she becomes caught up in trying to learn who replaced the bullets of a prop gun with live ammunition, resulting in the demanding director's death. Includes recipes.

Feb 18, 2017
Caramel Crush by Mckinlay, Jenn Caramel Crush

Feb 20, 2017
Called to justice by Maxwell, Edith, author. Called to justice

Feb 18, 2017
Black Betty by Mosley, Walter Black Betty

Feb 18, 2017
Bitter harvest by Tyson, Wendy Bitter harvest

Feb 20, 2017
Best served cold by Cooper, Susan Rogers, author. Best served cold

Someone is out for revenge against Milt Kovak, sheriff of Prophecy County, Oklahoma. A sinister note is taped to the office front door, and a dummy found hanging in the interrogation room. If that wasn't disturbing enough, the brake lines on a deputy's car are cut, causing his wife to crash. Meanwhile, two friends of the mother of Milt's other deputy are taken to hospital, poisoned after eating her peach melba. It's not long before Milt and his team have a murder investigation on their hands

Feb 20, 2017
Bad seeds by Mackenzie, Jassy, author Bad seeds

"Relentless South African private investigator Jade de Jong tracks a saboteur in a race to prevent a nuclear disaster in Jassy Mackenzie's new, pulse-pounding thriller. Despite her checkered history with law enforcement, Johannesburg private investigatorJade de Jong is attempting to operate on the right side of the law, confining herself to low-profile cases. But her remarkably attractive new employer, Ryan Gillespie, has tasked her with finding a missing security official after a break-in at h

Feb 20, 2017
Bad Blood by Oldham, Nick Bad Blood

Feb 20, 2017
Athenian Blues by Koutsakis, Pol Athenian Blues

Feb 18, 2017
At rope's end - a Dr. James Verraday mystery by Kay, Edward. At rope's end - a Dr. James Verraday mystery

"The deadly secrets and dark passions that lurk in the most privileged corners of Seattle society have Verraday and Maclean running for their lives in [this] twisted debut mystery"--Front jacket flap.

Feb 20, 2017
Antiques Frame by Allan, Barbara Antiques Frame

Feb 18, 2017
An unjust judge - a Burren mystery by Harrison, Cora, author. An unjust judge - a Burren mystery

It was a macabre ending for an unjust judge: his throat slit by a sharp knife; his body stuffed into a lobster pot and left beneath a powerful jet of water shooting up through the cliffs from the turbulent Atlantic. When Mara, Brehon of the nearby kingdom of the Burren, comes to investigate, she knows that her first suspects have to be the five young men who had received such savage sentences for minor crimes.

Feb 20, 2017
Among the ruins by Khan, Ausma Zehanat, author. Among the ruins

"On leave from Canada's Community Policing department, Esa Khattak is traveling in Iran, reconnecting with his cultural heritage and seeking peace in the country's beautiful mosques and gardens. But Khattak's supposed break from work is cut short when he's approached by a Canadian government agent in Iran, asking him to look into the death of renowned Canadian-Iranian filmmaker Zahra Sobhani. Zahra was murdered at Iran's notorious Evin prison, where she'd been seeking the release of a well-known

Feb 20, 2017
Agatha Raisin and the wizard of Evesham by Beaton, M. C. Agatha Raisin and the wizard of Evesham

Feb 20, 2017
Agatha Raisin and the wellspring of death by Beaton, M. C. Agatha Raisin and the wellspring of death

Feb 20, 2017
Agatha Raisin and the terrible tourist - an Agatha Raisin mystery by Beaton, M. C. Agatha Raisin and the terrible tourist - an Agatha Raisin mystery

"Agatha Raisin's marriage was put off when her ex-husband showed up, unfortunately alive. Fortunately, he was murdered and Agatha solved the crime. Now she is off to Cyprus to track down her ex-fiance. Instead of enjoying their planned honeymoon, however, they witness the murder of an obnoxious tourist."--Amazon.com.

Feb 18, 2017
Agatha Raisin and the faries of Fryfam by Beaton, M. C. Agatha Raisin and the faries of Fryfam

Feb 20, 2017
Agatha Christie book club by Lamer, C. A. Agatha Christie book club

Feb 18, 2017
A welcome murder by Yocum, Robin, author. A welcome murder

Feb 18, 2017
A measure of murder by Karst, Leslie, author. A measure of murder

Sally Solari is busy juggling work at her familys Italian restaurant, Solaris, and helping Javier plan the autumn menu for the restaurant shes just inherited, Gauguin. Complicating this already hectic schedule, Sally joins her ex-boyfriend Erics chorus, which is performing a newly discovered version of her favorite composition: the Mozart Requiem. But then, at the first rehearsal, a tenor falls to his death on the church courtyard--and his soprano girlfriend is sure it wasnt an accident.

Feb 20, 2017
A Fever of the Blood by De Muriel, Oscar A Fever of the Blood

Feb 18, 2017
A death in the dales by Brody, Frances, author. A death in the dales

"A murder most foul When the landlord of a Yorkshire tavern is killed in plain sight, Freda Simonson, the only witness to the crime, becomes plagued with guilt, believing the wrong man has been convicted. Following her death, it seems that the truth will never be uncovered in the peaceful village of Langcliffe... A village of secrets But it just so happens that Freda's nephew is courting the renowned amateur sleuth Kate Shackleton, who decides to holiday in Langcliffe with her indomitable teenag

Feb 20, 2017
A death at the yoga café by Kelly, Michelle (Romantic fiction writer), author. A death at the yoga café

"Keeley Carpenter has found her center. After returning to Befrey, the traditional English village she called home ten years ago, she's opened her dream yoga cafe which doubles as both a yoga studio and a delicious vegetarian cafe. Even better, Keeley is dating handsome Detective Ben Taylor, and things are beginning to look serious. Too bad things never seem to run smoothly for long. Eager to get involved with the local community, Keeley sets up a booth at the annual Belfrey Arts Festival, along

Feb 20, 2017
A Cold Case by Turnbull, Peter A Cold Case

Feb 20, 2017
A Clash of Spheres by Chisholm, P. F. A Clash of Spheres

Feb 20, 2017
A cast of vultures by Flanders, Judith, author. A cast of vultures

"There was every possibility that I was dead, and my brain hadn't got the memo. Or maybe it was that I wished I were dead. On reflection, that was more likely. Normally sharp-witted, book editor Sam Clair stumbles through a post-launch party morning with the hangover to end all hangovers. But before the Nurofen has even kicked in, she finds herself entangled in an elaborate saga of missing neighbors, suspected arson and an odd, unidentified body. By the time the grizzly news breaks that the fire

Feb 21, 2017