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Berenson, Alex  
John Wells #10: Twelve Days
John Wells and his former bosses at the CIA have uncovered a plot to drive the US and Iran into war. But they have no proof, and not much time to stop the headlong momentum.  
Novel, 507 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Putnam - 2016 - ISBN: 0515155829 / 9780515155822  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033384 $9.99
Campbell, Rick  
Empire Rising
China has invaded Taiwan and wiped out the US Pacific Fleet. Next it plans to invade Japan. Now National Security Advisor Christine O'Connor, Captain Murray Wilson, and Navy SEAL Jake Harrison have only hours to stop the incursion and prevent an all-out war.  
Novel, 605 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
St. Martin's - 2016 - ISBN: 1250081157 / 9781250081155  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033735 $9.99
Cattrell, Bailey (aka Cates, Bailey aka McRae, Cricket)  
Enchanted Garden #1: Daisies for Innocence
The Enchanted Garden behind Ellie's perfume shop draws people of all ages with its fragrant flowers and lush greenery, and customers are flocking to her shop. When her shop assistant is murdered in the garden, it's up to Ellie to sniff out a killer.  
Novel, 313 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Obsidian - 2016 - ISBN: 0451476883 / 9780451476883  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033380 $7.99
Child, Lee - of interest: Beahm, George  
The Jack Reacher Field Manual
An unofficial companion to Lee Child's Reacher novels, including a detailed dossier on Reacher, Reacher's rules of engagement, a drifter's roadmap of the US, a biography of Child, and more.  
Nonfiction, 220 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Smart Pop - 2016 - ISBN: 1941631029 / 9781941631027  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033922 $14.95
Child, Lincoln  
Lethal Velocity (original title: Utopia)
Ruthless criminals have infiltrated a cutting-edge theme park and its computer systems. If their demands are met, park visitors won't be harmed; if not, bloodbath. Can the brilliant engineer who designed much of the park find a way to save thousands of innocent lives?  
Novel, 424 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2002)  
Ballantine - 2016 - ISBN: 0399594965 / 9780399594960  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033826 $9.99
Cornwell, Bernard  
Saxon Tales #08: The Empty Throne
10th century CE: Aethelred, the ruler of Mercia, is dying, leaving no legitimate heir. The West Saxons want their king, but Uhtred has long supported Aethelflaed, sister to King Edward of Wessex and widow of Aethelred. Widely loved and respected, Aethelflaed has all the makings of a leader - but could Saxon warriors ever accept a woman as their ruler? The stage is set for rivals to fight for the empty throne.  
Novel, 296 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Harper - 2016 - ISBN: 0062250728 / 9780062250728  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033582 $15.99
Dams, Jeanne M.  
Dorothy Martin #16: The Gentle Art of Murder
A drinks party at the University art department turns sour when a corpse is found at the bottom of the lift shaft. Dorothy and her husband Alan put their local knowledge and sleuthing skills to good use in the ensuing investigation.  
Novel, 216 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Severn House - 2015 - ISBN: 1847515851 / 9781847515858  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033257 $17.95
Fluke, Joanne  
Hannah Swensen #20: Double Fudge Brownie Murder
Hannah is nervous about the upcoming trial for her involvement in a tragic accident. She's eager to clear her name, but winds up prime suspect when the judge is bludgeoned to death with his own gavel.  
Novel, 376 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Kensington - 2016 - ISBN: 0758280416 / 9780758280411  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033848 $7.99
Gies, Joseph / Gies, Frances  
Life in a Medieval City
1250 CE: Merchants and bankers from all over Europe gather at Troyes, creating a bustling market center typical of the feudal era. Through the day-to-day life of burghers, we learn how financial transactions were conducted, how medieval cities were governed, and what life was like for a wide range of people.  
Nonfiction, 274 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1981)  
Harper Perennial - 2016 - ISBN: 0062415182 / 9780062415189  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033581 $15.99
Hargla, Indrek  
Apothecary Melchior #1: Apothecary Melchior and the Mystery of St. Olaf's Church
15th century CE: Tallinn, at the edge of the Christian world, is a town of foreign merchants and engineers. When a murder occurs at the castle, Melchior, respected for his arcane knowledge and scientific curiosity, is called in to help find the killer.  
Novel, 285 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st UK Edition  
Peter Owen UK - 2016 - ISBN: 0720618444 / 9780720618440  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032932 $16.95
Houston, Victoria  
Loon Lake #01: Dead Angler
Lew Ferris is the new chief of police in Loon Lake, Wisconsin, and a fly-fishing wonder. When she and her fishing student Doc Osborne find a body floating in the moonlight, she enlists Doc and his buddy Ray to help her investigate.  
Novel, 265 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2000)  
Tyrus - 2014 - ISBN: 144058219X / 9781440582196  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034021 $16.99
Hyzy, Julie  
White House Chef #9: Foreign Eclairs
News of a bombing and attempted breakout at a federal prison reveals that the brother of a terrorist Ollie helped defeat is back with a vengeance. When a White House staffer is murdered, officials rush to action over a possible security breach. It may be time for Ollie to trade in her apron for a bullet-proof vest. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 295 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 0425262405 / 9780425262405  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033374 $7.99
James, Bill  
Harpur & Iles #31: Disclosures
Panicking Ralph is a big-time villain, but he's a local villain, so when his life is threatened, Harpur and Iles are straight on the case.  
Novel, 198 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Creme de la Crime - 2015 - ISBN: 1780295480 / 9781780295480  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033256 $17.95
Japp, Andrea  
Lady Agnes #3 / #4: The Lady Agnes Mystery Volume 2: The Divine Blood / Combat of Shadows
Normandy, 1304 CE: Agnes de Souarcy has survived the Inquisition, but remains the focus of an ancient quest, with many hidden enemies. 'Five women, in the centre the sixth' is the enigmatic prophecy of her destiny, but will she choose to fulfill that role?  
Omnibus, 623 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Thus  
Gallic - 2015 - ISBN: 1910477176 / 9781910477175  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032968 $18.95
Jecks, Michael  
Vintener #2: Blood on the Sand
1346 CE: Berenger Fripper and his men are stationed in the port city of Calais, helping defend the newly won territory from the French and their Genoese allies. Enemies are all around, and there is trouble within: someone in the vintaine is leaking vital information to the French.  
Novel, 435 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Simon & Schuster UK - 2016 - ISBN: 1471111121 / 9781471111129  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033883 $15.00
Jensen, Jane  
Elizabeth Harris #1: Kingdom Come
In Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, detective Elizabeth Harris investigates when first a scantily clad 'English' girl is found dead in a prominent Amish family's barn, and then a missing Amish girl turns up dead. Elizabeth must track down a killer with deep ties to a community that always protects its own.  
Novel, 273 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 0425282899 / 9780425282892  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032311 $15.00
Kava, Alex  
Ryder Creed #2: Silent Creed
A devastating mudslide In North Carolina brings Ryder Creed and his dog Bolo to help with the rescue efforts. When a government scientist's murdered body is found, FBI agent Maggie O'Dell arrives to investigate.  
Novel, 343 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Putnam - 2016 - ISBN: 0515155942 / 9780515155945  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033383 $9.99
Laurie, Victoria  
Ghost Hunter #10: A Ghoul's Guide to Love and Murder
When the local museum arranges an exhibit of supernatural artifacts, Gilley absentmindedly donates a dagger that keeps a dangerous ghost locked in the lower realms. Before M.J. can recover it, it's stolen during a museum heist. Now the ghost and his fiendish friends are coming for M.J. and her crew.  
Novel, 332 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Obsidian - 2016 - ISBN: 0451470125 / 9780451470126  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033379 $7.99
Lehane, Dennis  
Joe Coughlin #3: World Gone By
Prohibition is dead, the world is at war again, and Joe Coughlin works as a consigliere to the Bartolo crime family, moving in and out of the black, white, and Cuban underworlds. He has everything, but success cannot protect him from the dark truths of his past.  
Novel, 309 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
William Morrow - 2016 - ISBN: 0062351818 / 9780062351814  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033563 $16.99
Ludlum, Robert - of interest: Corleone, Douglas  
Paul Janson #4: The Janson Equation
To prevent a war in Asia - which could quickly spread to the rest of the world - Paul Janson and Jessica Kincaid must learn the truth behind a young woman's murder.  
Novel, 440 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Grand Central - 2016 - ISBN: 1455577669 / 9781455577668  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033278 $9.99
MacBride, Stuart  
Logan McRae: 22 Dead Little Bodies and Other Stories
Two novellas and two short stories featuring DI Logan McRae and DCI Roberta Steel.
    Contents
  • The Introduction
  • 22 Dead Little Bodies
  • DI Steele's Bad Heir Day
  • Stramash
  • The 45% Hangover
 
Collection, 324 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Harper - 2015 - ISBN: 0008141762 / 9780008141769  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033564 $14.99
May, Peter  
Lewis #3: The Chessmen
When a loch drains abruptly, revealing a mud-encased airplane, Fin Macleod and poacher Whistler Macaskill realize what they'll find inside - the body of Roddy Mackenzie, whose flight disappeared years ago. But Fin can't help noticing that Whistler's face registers something other than shock. What secret has Whistler been hiding?  
Novel, 308 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Quercus - 2016 - ISBN: 1623657156 / 9781623657154  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032496 $14.99
McAlpine, Gordon  
Woman with a Blue Pencil
On the eve of Pearl Harbor, Sam Sumida was a Japanese-American academic, thrust into the role of amateur PI by his wife's death. Now he is discovering that all signs of his existence have been erased. Unaware that he is a discarded fictional creation, he resumes his investigation. Interspersed are chapters from a spy novel featuring a Korean-American PI with anti-Japanese attitudes, the commercially viable character for whom Sumida has been excised. Behind it all is an ambitious young Nisei author, who has made the changes his editor demanded despite being relocated to an internment camp with his family.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Edgar Award for Best Paperback Original
 
Novel, 189 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Seventh Street - 2015 - ISBN: 1633880885 / 9781633880887  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034028 $13.95
McBain, Ed (aka Collins, Hunt)  
Cut Me In (alternate title: The Proposition
A literary agent finds his partner shot to death, the office safe wide open, and a valuable contract missing. But was he killed for the contract, for his ruthless business practices, or for his roving eye for the ladies?  
Novel, 237 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1955)  
Hard Case Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 1783294450 / 9781783294459  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033809 $9.95
McKevett, G.A.  
Savannah Reid #20: Killer Gourmet
Plus-sized PI Savannah Reid's friends Ryan and John have opened a chic new restaurant, and hired a temperamental but talented chef. When he ends up sliced and diced in the kitchen, Savannah has her work cut out for her: the cantankerous chef had made plenty of enemies.  
Novel, 312 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Kensington - 2016 - ISBN: 0758276583 / 9780758276582  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033851 $7.99


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