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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
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
Let Darkness Bury the Dead by Jennings, Maureen Let Darkness Bury the Dead

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
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
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
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
The Glamorous Dead by Gates, Suzanne The Glamorous Dead

Oct 18, 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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

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