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Lindsay, Douglas  
Barney Thomson #1: The Legend of Barney Thomson (alternate title: The Long Midnight of Barney Thomson)
Barney is an awkward, diffident Glasgow barber. However, there is no life so tedious that it cannot be spiced up by inadvertent murder, a deranged psychopath, and a freezer full of neatly packaged meat.  
Novel, 234 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1999)  
Freight UK - 2015 - ISBN: 1910449318 / 9781910449318  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034303 $15.95
Logan, Kylie (aka Daniels, Casey)  
Literary Ladies #4: And Then There Were Nuns
B&B owner Bea Cartwright is providing meals for ten nuns on retreat on a nearby island. When the peace of the retreat is shattered by two murders, the Literary Ladies notice eerie parallels to a classic Christie mystery. Can Bea track down the killer?  
Novel, 276 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 0425282953 / 9780425282953  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033413 $7.99
Maron, Margaret  
Deborah Knott #20: Long Upon the Land
When Judge Deborah Knott's father Kezzie finds a dead man on a remote corner of his farm, the investigation uncovers long-simmering hostility between the two men. After the local newspaper implies her family might be involved in the killing, and that her deputy husband is dragging his feet on the case, Deborah sets out to find answers.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2015 Agatha Award for Best Contemporary Novel
 
Novel, 270 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Grand Central - 2016 - ISBN: 1455545317 / 9781455545315  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033282 $7.99
Mathews, Francine (aka Barron, Stephanie)  
Too Bad to Die
1943: When Hitler's top assassin infiltrates the Tehran Conference, where Winston Churchill, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Josef Stalin are finalizing plans for the D-Day invasion, British intelligence officer Ian Fleming goes undercover to stop the killer.  
Novel, 345 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Riverhead - 2016 - ISBN: 1101983361 / 9781101983362  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033510 $16.00
McKinty, Adrian  
Troubles #5: Rain Dogs
Belfast, 1987: When journalist Lily Bigelow is found dead, it looks like suicide. But a few things bother detective Sean Duffy enough to keep the case file open, which is how he finds out that she was investigating corruption and abuse at the highest levels. Who killed her? And what were they trying to hide?

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2017 Edgar Award for Best Paperback Original
♦  Shortlisted for the UK Crime Writers' Association 2016 Steel Dagger (best thriller)
♦  Finalist for Australia's 2016 Ned Kelly Award for Best Novel
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Anthony Award for Best Paperback Original
 
Novel, 328 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Seventh Street - 2016 - ISBN: 163388130X / 9781633881303  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034560 $15.95
Nguyen, Viet Thanh  
The Sympathizer
Saigon, 1975: A general and his trusted captain determine who will be aboard the last flights out of the country. As the general and his compatriots begin new lives in Los Angeles, the captain - a communist operative - observes them and sends coded messages to an old friend in the communist administration. Under suspicion, the captain contemplates terrible acts to remain undetected. And when he falls in love, he finds his ideals clash with his loyalties to those close to him.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2016 Edgar Award for Best First Novel by an American
♦  Winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize in Fiction
 
Novel, 382 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Grove - 2016 - ISBN: 0802124941 / 9780802124944  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034290 $16.00
Orenduff, J. Michael  
Pot Thief #2: The Pot Thief Who Studied Ptolemy
Hubie's plan is perfect: rob a penthouse to recover sacred pots stolen from a closed pueblo. But things go amiss when he's arrested for murder.  
Novel, 278 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2009)  
Open Road - 2014 - ISBN: 1480458791 / 9781480458796  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034656 $15.99
Orenduff, J. Michael  
Pot Thief #3: The Pot Thief Who Studied Einstein
Hubie takes a trip to a reclusive collector's house to appraise a collection to Anasazi pots - which includes three of his own copies. When he returns home, the $2500 the collector paid him is missing. Getting his money back will require finding a place he only visited blindfolded, with his three copies the only way to identify the location. And then a John Doe at the morgue turns out to be the collector . . .

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2011 Lefty Award for Best Humorous Mystery Novel
 
Novel, 236 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2011)  
Open Road - 2014 - ISBN: 1480458805 / 9781480458802  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034657 $14.99
Perry, Anne  
Thomas Pitt #30: The Angel Court Affair
Thomas Pitt thinks playing bodyguard to Sofia Delacruz, a controversial British preacher who has been living in Spain, is a waste of Special Branch's time. But when the woman is kidnapped, and two of her companions are murdered, Pitt learns that the message the woman was meant to deliver was far more urgent than he knew.  
Novel, 273 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Ballantine - 2016 - ISBN: 0553391372 / 9780553391374  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034565 $16.00
Reilly, Linda  
Deep Fried #2: Out of the Dying Pan
When the nasty owner of a neighboring boutique is found strangled with Talia's scarf, Talia needs to clear her name. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 294 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 0425274144 / 9780425274149  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033411 $7.99
Rickman, Phil  
Merrily Watkins #13: Friends of the Dusk
The new owners of a 12th-century house approach Merrily about performing an exorcism, but no one can be told - especially the new bishop, who believes the Church must phase out archaic practices. What Merrily learns about the house's history threatens to expose a more modern cult and its trail of insidious abuse.  
Novel, 458 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Corvus UK - 2015 - ISBN: 1782396942 / 9781782396949  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033927 $27.95
Silva, Daniel  
Gabriel Allon #15: The English Spy
An iconic member of the British Royal Family is killed when a bomb explodes on her holiday yacht; British intelligence turns to legendary spy and assassin Gabriel Allon to track down her killer.

Awards:
♦  Shortlisted for the UK Crime Writers' Association 2016 Steel Dagger (best thriller)
 
Novel, 524 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Harper - 2016 - ISBN: 0062320149 / 9780062320148  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033594 $9.99
Simenon, Georges  
Maigret #23: Signed, Picpus (alternate titles: To Any Lengths / Maigret and the Fortuneteller)
When a fortuneteller is found murdered in her apartment, Maigret must find out not only who committed the crime, but why it was predicted in a note found earlier.  
Novel, 165 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (new translation of a novel originally published in 1944)  
Penguin - 2016 - ISBN: 0241188466 / 9780241188460  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033524 $12.00
Smith, Lachlan  
Leo Maxwell #3: Fox Is Framed
After a judge orders a new trial for Lawrence Maxwell, a prison snitch turns up dead, and Lawrence is the only suspect. Leo teams up with Nina Schuyler to defend Lawrence against murder charges old and new.  
Novel, 244 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Mysterious Press - 2016 - ISBN: 0802125042 / 9780802125040  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034291 $15.00
Stockbridge, Grant (Page, Norvell W.)  
Spider #08: Empire of Doom / The Spider and the Faceless One
Empire of Doom: With the White House itself hanging in the balance, the Spider must thwart a power-mad dictator.

The Spider and the Faceless One: The city burns as Wentworth seeks to unmask the elusive Munro, a murderous master of disguise.  
Omnibus, 144 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1934 / 1939)  
Sanctum Books - 2016 - ISBN: 1608771997 / 9781608771998  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034663 $14.95
Sundstøl, Vidar  
Minnesota #3: The Ravens
The murder case is now approaching resolution - although not to Lance Hansen's satisfaction. He reluctantly undertakes his own investigation, uncovering troubling connections and grim secrets that will shake him to his core.  
Novel, 283 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
University of Minnesota - 2016 - ISBN: 0816689458 / 9780816689453  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034470 $15.95
Swanson, Denise  
Dime Store #5: Between a Book and a Hard Place
A wealthy benefactor is offering to reopen the town library. When the man is murdered, Dev's runaway mother Yvette is the prime suspect.  
Novel, 272 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Obsidian - 2016 - ISBN: 0451477766 / 9780451477767  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033416 $7.99
Thomson, Lesley  
Stella Darnell #3: The Detective's Secret
A man has died beneath a late-night train, and Stella Darnell suspects it could have been murder. Now she and Jack Harmon are stirring up the past with questions that no one wants answered - questions leading to an old unsolved case.  
Novel, 406 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Head of Zeus UK - 2015 - ISBN: 1781857717 / 9781781857717  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034305 $14.95
Upson, Nicola  
Josephine Tey #6: London Rain
London, 1937: A BBC radio adaptation of Queen of Scots is part of King George VI's coronation celebration, and playwright Josepine Tey has been invited. She becomes involved in another sort of drama when a venerable newsman is shot to death in his broadcasting booth.  
Novel, 327 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Harper Bourbon Street - 2016 - ISBN: 0062418157 / 9780062418159  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033572 $15.99
Webb, Holly  
Maisie Hitchens #2: The Case of the Vanishing Emerald
Ages 7 and up. When actress Sarah Massey loses the emerald necklace her boyfriend gave her, will Maisie and her dog Eddie be able help find it?  
Novel, 169 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - 2016 - ISBN: 0544668510 / 9780544668515  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034347 $5.99
Wells, Marcia  
Eddie Red #2: Mystery in Mayan Mexico
Ages 10 and up. On a family vacation in Mexico, Eddie's father is accused of stealing. Can Eddie and his best friend Jonah uncover clues and catch the real crook?  
Novel, 203 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - 2016 - ISBN: 0544668502 / 9780544668508  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034346 $6.99


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