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Uncle Edgar's February 2016 Arrivals


 
 
Edwards, Martin (editor)  
Serpents in Eden
Thirteen classic crime stories set in the British countryside.
    Contents
  • Introduction
  • The Black Doctor == Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Murder by Proxy == M. McDonnell Bodkin
  • The Fad of the Fisherman == G.K. Chesterton
  • The Genuine Tabard == E.C. Bentley
  • The Gylston Slander == Herbert Jenkins
  • The Long Barrow == H.C. Bailey
  • The Naturalist at Law == R. Austin Freeman
  • A Proper Mystery == Margery Allingham
  • Direct Evidence == Anthony Berkeley
  • Inquest == Leonora Wodehouse
  • The Scarecrow == Ethel Lina White
  • Clue in the Mustard == Leo Bruce
  • Our Pageant == Gladys Mitchell
 
Anthology, 264 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand  
Poisoned Pen / British Library - 2016 - ISBN: 1464205752 / 9781464205750  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033317 $12.95
Eisler, Barry  
The God's Eye View
NSA director Theodore Anders has a simple belief: unlimited surveillance is the only way to keep the US safe. Evelyn Gallagher just wants to keep her NSA job. But when she discovers a computer program and connects it with the deaths of journalists and whistle-blowers, her family winds up in the crosshairs of a pair of government assassins.  
Novel, 401 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Thomas & Mercer - 2016 - ISBN: 1503949613 / 9781503949614  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033901 $15.95
Elkins, Aaron  
Gideon Oliver #18: Switcheroo
A cold case from the 1960s draws forensic anthropologist Gideon Oliver to the Channel Islands to uncover the connection between two men who died there on the same night. No one expected his investigation to turn up fresh bodies.  
Novel, 275 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Thomas & Mercer - 2016 - ISBN: 1477827684 / 9781477827680  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033902 $15.95
Ferris, Monica (aka Pulver, Mary Monica)  
Needlecraft #18: Darned If You Do
When Tom Riordan is injured and then found murdered in his hospital bed, Betsy knows that finding clues to the killer in the clutter Tom left behind will be like looking for a needle in a haystack.  
Novel, 295 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 0425270114 / 9780425270110  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033390 $7.99
Flanders, Judith  
Samantha Clair #1: A Murder of Magpies (UK title: Writer's Block)
Kit Lowell's latest manuscript, which deliciously delivers the dirt on the fashion industry, propels editor Samantha Clair into a criminal investigation when the courier sent to deliver the package is murdered and then the author disappears.  
Novel, 277 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
St. Martin's Minotaur - 2016 - ISBN: 1250080940 / 9781250080943  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033706 $15.99
Freeman, Brian  
Cab Bolton #2: Season of Fear
Diane Fairmont is running for Florida governor. When she receives a threat from the assassin who killed her husband ten years ago, detective Cab Bolton is assigned to the case. As he struggles to penetrate the secrecy surrounding the campaign, he realizes that the death threat is not the only danger afoot.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 28th Annual Minnesota Book Award for Genre Fiction
 
Novel, 432 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Quercus - 2016 - ISBN: 1623657180 / 9781623657185  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032500 $14.99
Goddard, Robert  
Sea Change
1721: London is reeling from the effects of an enormous financial scandal. To discharge his debts, mapmaker William Spandrel agrees to convey a secret package to Amsterdam, only to find he has become a pawn in a very dangerous game.  
Novel, 465 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Mysterious Press - 2016 - ISBN: 0802124771 / 9780802124777  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034284 $16.00
Gordon-Smith, Dolores  
Jack Haldean #8: After the Exhibition
Jack Haldean expected an exhibition of church art by an old-fashioned firm to be a sedate affair - not associated with mystery, violence, and sudden death!  
Novel, 215 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Severn House - 2016 - ISBN: 1847516475 / 9781847516473  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033255 $17.95
Grippando, James  
Cash Landing
When an amateur gang of thieves succeeds in stealing a huge Federal Reserve cash shipment at the Miami airport, FBI agent Andie Henning plans to catch them by following the money - but Henning isn't the only one on their trail, and they suddenly find themselves in way over their heads.  
Novel, 446 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Harper - 2016 - ISBN: 0062295462 / 9780062295460  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033592 $9.99
Gross, Andrew  
Ty Hauck #4: One Mile Under
An old friend summons Ty Hauck to Colorado, where a square-off between giant energy companies and beaten-down farmers and ranchers has lead to murder and coverups.  
Novel, 465 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
William Morrow - 2016 - ISBN: 0061656062 / 9780061656064  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033591 $9.99
Gunn, Elizabeth  
Sarah Burke #5: Red Man Down
A man shot by a rookie cop while stealing copper wire turns out to be ex-cop and Red Man Ed Lacey. Sarah and her team delve into Ed's life; after deciding to reopen an investigation into three deaths, they encounter obstacles, particularly from the family. What are they hiding?  
Novel, 186 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Severn House - 2016 - ISBN: 1847516483 / 9781847516480  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033254 $17.95
Hamilton, Glen Erik  
Van Shaw #1: Past Crimes
Van Shaw was raised to be a thief, but broke all ties to that life and joined the military. Now he's been summoned home by his grandfather, only to find the old man shot through the head. To find the killer, Van plunges back into the underworld.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Edgar Award for Best First Novel by an American Author
♦  Winner of the 2016 Anthony Award for Best First Novel
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Nero Award
 
Novel, 418 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
William Morrow - 2016 - ISBN: 0062344560 / 9780062344564  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033593 $9.99
Hart, John  
The Last Child
His twin sister has been missing for a year, but Johnny is certain she is still alive, and determined to find her. Then a second child goes missing - and Johnny's hunt leads him into the wild, to a forgotten place with a history of violence going back more than a hundred years.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2010 Edgar Award for Best Novel
♦  Winner of the 2009 UK Crime Writers' Association Steel Dagger (Best Thriller)
♦  Finalist for the 2010 Anthony Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 531 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2009 HC  
St. Martin's - 2016 - ISBN: 031238033X / 9780312380335  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033739 $9.99
Haywood, B.B.  
Candy Holliday #7: Town in a Cinnamon Toast
The whole town is looking forward to the wedding of Maggie Tremont and Herr Georg, but the wedding plans may fall flat when the best man is found dead, struck on the head with a bottle of champagne.  
Novel, 294 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 0425278557 / 9780425278550  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033399 $7.99
Hellmann, Libby Fischer  
Ellie Foreman #5: Jump Cut
Chicago video producer Ellie Foreman finds herself entangled in a web of espionage and murder after being hired to produce a profile of a giant aviation company.  
Novel, 274 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Poisoned Pen - 2016 - ISBN: 1464205191 / 9781464205194  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033312 $15.95
Hess, Joan  
Claire Malloy #20: Pride v. Prejudice
Claire has been summoned for jury duty, but the prosecutor has a grudge against Claire's cop husband, and dismisses her in spectacular fashion. To get even, Claire hunts down the defendant in the case and offers to help prove the woman's innocence.  
Novel, 306 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
St. Martin's - 2016 - ISBN: 1250081173 / 9781250081179  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033741 $7.99
Hollon, Cheryl  
Webb's Glass Shop #2: Shards of Murder
After she finds the winner of a glass-making competition murdered on the festival grounds, Savannah winds up prime suspect.  
Novel, 292 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2016 - ISBN: 1617737623 / 9781617737626  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034594 $7.99
Horvath, Polly  
Lord and Lady Bunny - Almost Royalty
Ages 8 and up. Madeleine wants to save money for college, but her impractical parents are broke. When they inherit a sweet shoppe in England, they see an answer to their problems. Meanwhile, Mr. and Mrs. Bunny - formerly detectives - are looking for new professions, and Mrs. Bunny decides she would like to be Queen. Soon they too are headed for England.  
Novel, 293 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Yearling - 2016 - ISBN: 0307980685 / 9780307980687  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033830 $8.99
Hughes, Mary Ellen  
Pickled & Preserved #3: Scene of the Brine
When her friend Sugar's son Zach is accused of poisoning a man who discredited his mother, Piper is eager to prove his innocence.  
Novel, 289 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 0425262472 / 9780425262474  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033393 $7.99
Iles, Greg  
Penn Cage #5: The Bone Tree
Penn learns that the true leader of the Double Eagles is Forrest Knox, chief of the state Criminal Investigations Bureau. To save his father, Penn must either make a devil's bargain with Knox, or destroy him. Then Caitlin uncovers the real story behind a series of unsolved civil rights murders that may hold the key to the Double Eagles' downfall. The trail leads deep into the past, to a secret killing ground known only as 'the bone tree'.  
Novel, 860 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
William Morrow - 2016 - ISBN: 0062311131 / 9780062311139  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033590 $9.99
James, Delia (aka Zettel, Sarah)  
Witch's Cat #1: A Familiar Tail
Annabelle's visit to Portsmouth, New Hampshire, takes an unexpected turn when she follows a smoky gray cat into a cottage: she finds herself suddenly saddled with a witch's wand and a furry familiar, and meets local women who use spells, charms, and potions to try to keep the people of Portsmouth safe. The mystery surrounding the death of the cat's previous owner grows when another local turns up dead. Armed with magic, friends, and a charmed cat, Annabelle sets out to uncover a killer.

Recommended by Elizabeth  
Novel, 324 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Obsidian - 2016 - ISBN: 0451476573 / 9780451476579  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033402 $7.99
James, Miranda  
Cat in the Stacks #6: Arsenic and Old Books
Plus bonus story 'When Charlie Met Diesel'. Librarian Charlie Harris is asked to authenticate a set of Civil War-era diaries donated by a prominent family. He'll need to be careful, because the more he reads, the closer he might be getting to his final chapter.  
Novel, 308 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 0425277534 / 9780425277539  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033391 $7.99
Joy, David  
Where All Light Tends to Go
Jacob's father runs a meth ring in a hardscrabble North Carolina town, and Jacob has worked for him for years. When Jacob botches a murder, he faces a choice: stay and appease his father, or leave town with the girl he loves. Can Jacob muster the strength to rise above the only life he's ever known?

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Edgar Award for Best First Novel by an American
 
Novel, 258 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Putnam - 2016 - ISBN: 0425279790 / 9780425279793  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034558 $16.00
Kanon, Joseph  
Leaving Berlin
Jewish writer Alex Meier finds the politics of his youth have put him in the crosshairs of the House Un-American Activities Committee. Faced with deportation and the loss of his family, he makes a bargain with the CIA: he will earn his way back to America by acting as their agent in East Berlin.  
Novel, 371 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Washington Square - 2016 - ISBN: 1476704651 / 9781476704654  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034211 $16.00
Kardos, Michael  
Before He Finds Her
After fifteen years in hiding, Melanie returns to Silver Bay in hopes of doing what the authorities have not: find her murderous father before he finds her.  
Novel, 368 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Mysterious Press - 2016 - ISBN: 0802124704 / 9780802124708  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033921 $14.00


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