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Atkinson, Kate  
A God in Ruins
After all Ursula Todd's beloved younger brother Teddy endured in battle, his greatest challenge is living in the future he never expected to have. Would-be poet, heroic pilot, husband, father, and grandfather, he navigates the perils and progress of the rapidly changing world of the 20th century.  
Novel, 460 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Back Bay - 2016 - ISBN: 0316176508 / 9780316176507  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032497 $17.99
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
Berry, Julie  
The Scandalous Sisterhood of Prickwillow Place
Ages 10 and up. The girls of St. Etheldreda's School have a bothersome problem: their irascible headmistress and her surly brother have been most inconveniently poisoned at dinner. Now the school will certainly be closed and the girls sent home, unless these seven young ladies can hide the bodies, convince the neighbors that nothing is wrong, and find the killer.  
Novel, 351 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Square Fish - 2016 - ISBN: 1250073391 / 9781250073396  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033719 $7.99
Brady, Jacklyn  
Piece of Cake #6: The Cakes of Monte Cristo
Pastry chef Rita Lucero finds an ornate ruby necklace hidden under the staircase of her New Orleans shop. She doesn't believe the rumor that the necklace is cursed - until the gem's appraiser suddenly drops dead, and Rita finds herself targeted by a menacing stranger. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 294 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 0425258289 / 9780425258286  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034006 $7.99
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
Christie, Agatha  
Tommy & Tuppence #1: The Secret Adversary (TV tie-in edition)
Tommy and Tuppence, two people flat broke and out of work, are restless for excitement. They embark on a daring business scheme: Young Adventurers Ltd., 'willing to do anything, go anywhere'. But their first assignment, for the sinister Mr. Whittington, draws them into a political conspiracy, and they find themselves plunged into more danger than they ever imagined.  
Novel, 308 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1922)  
William Morrow - 2016 - ISBN: 006244994X / 9780062449948  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033579 $13.99
Christie, Agatha  
Tommy & Tuppence #3: N or M? (TV tie-in edition)
During World War II, Britain faces threats from Nazis posing as ordinary citizens. With pressure mounting, the intelligence service appoints two unlikely spies, Tommy and Tuppence. Their mission: among the colorful guests at a seaside hotel, they are to seek out a man and a woman who have just murdered Britain's finest agent.  
Novel, 236 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1941)  
William Morrow - 2016 - ISBN: 0062449931 / 9780062449931  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033580 $13.99
Clark, Mary Higgins  
Death Wears a Beauty Mask and Other Stories
Ten short works of suspense fiction.
    Contents
  • Death Wears a Beauty Mask
  • Stowaway
  • When the Bough Breaks
  • Voices in the Coalbin
  • The Cape Cod Masquerade
  • Definitely, a Crime of Passion
  • The Man Next Door
  • Haven't We Met Before?
  • The Funniest Thing Has Been Happening Lately
  • The Tell-Tale Purr
 
Collection, 338 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Pocket - 2016 - ISBN: 1501111000 / 9781501111006  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033884 $7.99
Cleeland, Anne  
Acton & Doyle #3: Murder in Hindsight
Newly promoted DS Kathleen Doyle contends with a series of homicides that point to a vigilante killer - the victims are all criminals who eluded justice. Meanwhile, DCI Acton must outmaneuver an unscrupulous reporter who is being fed information by someone at Scotland Yard.  
Novel, 388 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Kensington - 2016 - ISBN: 075828795X / 9780758287953  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033850 $7.99
Collins, Max Allan  
Quarry #03: Quarry's Deal (alternate title: The Dealer)
Quarry puts a plan to target other hitmen in motion, following one from Florida to the Midwest. But this killer is a beauty, as dangerous in bed as she is deadly on the job. Has Quarry finally met his match?  
Novel, 222 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1976)  
Hard Case Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 1783298871 / 9781783298877  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033811 $9.95
Cook, J.J. (aka Lavene, Joyce & Jim aka Grant, Ellie)  
Sweet Pepper Fire Brigade #4: Sweet Pepper Hero
Eric, Stella's resident ghost, has vanished. But before she can track down his latest haunt, she's called in to investigate a fire at a local moonshine distillery. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 294 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 0425279235 / 9780425279236  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033378 $7.99
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
Cornwell, Bernard  
Saxon Tales #08: The Empty Throne audiobook
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, Audio CD(s), Unabridged - 11.25 hours, 10 CDs, performed by Matt Bates  
Harper Audio - 2016 - ISBN: 0062443658 / 9780062443656  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033583 $19.99
Corrigan, Gordon  
Waterloo: Wellington, Napoleon, and the Battle That Saved Europe
A veteran military historian brings fresh life to the final campaign and battle between the Allied armies and Napoleon's army.  
Nonfiction, 341 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Pegasus - 2016 - ISBN: 1605989398 / 9781605989396  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033297 $16.95
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
DePoy, Phillip  
A Prisoner in Malta
1583 CE: Cambridge student Christopher Marlowe - with a reputation as a brawler, womanizer, genius, and social upstart - is recruited by spymaster Sir Francis Walsingham, and tasked with tracking down the truth behind rumors of a growing plot against Queen Elizabeth.  
Novel, 310 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
St. Martin's Minotaur - 2016 - ISBN: 1250058422 / 9781250058423  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033679 $26.99
Edwards, Martin (editor)  
Murder at the Manor
Classic short stories featuring English country house murders.  
Anthology, 376 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Poisoned Pen / British Library - 2016 - ISBN: 1464205736 / 9781464205736  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033316 $12.95
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
Hall, Parnell  
Puzzle Lady #17: Presumed Puzzled
Hired to track down Paula Martindale's straying husband, Cora didn't expect to find him hacked to pieces in his living room, with Paula clutching a knife. Cora is determined to clear Paula, but every bit of evidence frames Cora as the killer!  
Novel, 275 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
St. Martin's Minotaur - 2016 - ISBN: 1250061237 / 9781250061232  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033678 $24.99
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


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