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Jennings, Maureen  
Tom Tyler #3: No Known Grave
Summer, 1942: At a Shropshire convalescent hospital, staffed by Anglican nuns devoted to helping victims of war, DI Tom Tyler investigates a horrifying double murder.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for Canada's 2015 Arthur Ellis Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 341 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2014)  
McClelland & Stewart - 2016 - ISBN: 0771043465 / 9780771043468  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034574 $17.95
Kiely, Tracy  
Nic & Nigel #2: Killer Cocktail
When Nic and Nigel attend an Academy Awards afterparty, they discover behind the scenes footage from a film known for backstage love triangles and the tragic death of its star. Includes cocktail recipes.  
Novel, 229 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Midnight Ink - 2016 - ISBN: 0738745235 / 9780738745237  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034438 $14.99
Lee, Harper  
Go Set a Watchman
1950s: Returning home to Maycomb for a visit, Jean Louise Finch - Scout - struggles with issues both personal and political, involving her father Atticus, society, and the small Alabama town that shaped her.  
Novel, 280 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Harper Perennial - 2016 - ISBN: 0062409867 / 9780062409867  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034388 $15.99
Logan, Kylie (aka Daniels, Casey)  
Ethnic Eats #1: Irish Stewed
Determined to perk up business at her aunt's diner, Laurel plans to feature different ethnic cuisines as specials. But first she'll have to figure out who stabbed a local reporter with the diner's receipt spike.  
Novel, 278 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 0425274888 / 9780425274880  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033443 $7.99
Maxwell, Edith (aka Day, Maddie)  
Quaker Midwife #1: Delivering the Truth
Massachusetts, 1888: Rose Carroll hears secrets and keeps confidences as she attends rich and poor births alike. When arson threatens the town's carriage factory, and a factory owner's son is killed with Rose's knitting needle, she is drawn into investigating.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Agatha Award for Best Historical Mystery
 
Novel, 294 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Midnight Ink - 2016 - ISBN: 0738747521 / 9780738747521  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033935 $14.99
May, Peter  
Enzo Files #1: Extraordinary People (alternate title: Dry Bones)
Brilliant teacher Jacques Gaillard vanished ten years ago. Can forensics expert Enzo Macleod figure out what happened by applying new science to the old case? The mystery leads deep into the Paris catacombs, where he unearths disturbing clues deliberately left behind by a killer.  
Novel, 369 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2006)  
Quercus - 2016 - ISBN: 1681443651 / 9781681443652  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034434 $14.99
McConnon, Maggie  
Bel McGrath #1: Wedding Bel Blues
When her cousin indulges in a last one-night stand before her wedding, and then her lover plunges to his death during the reception, Bel McGrath suspects his death was no accident.  
Novel, 311 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
St. Martin's - 2016 - ISBN: 1250001897 / 9781250001894  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034740 $7.99
McDermid, Val (V.L.)  
Forensics
A history of forensic science, real-world murders, and the people who solve them. Black & white illustrations throughout with a center section in color.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Edgar Award for Best Fact Crime
♦  Winner of the 2016 Anthony Award for Best Critical or Nonfiction Work
 
Nonfiction, 310 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Grove - 2016 - ISBN: 0802125158 / 9780802125156  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035021 $16.00
Oliver, Lauren / Chester, H.C.  
Curiosity House #1: The Shrunken Head
Ages 8 and up. When the Amazonian shrunken head is stolen from Dumfrey's Dime Museum, orphans Philippa, Sam, Thomas, and Max are determined to get it back. Their search leads them to a series of murders and an explosive secret about their pasts.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Edgar Award for Best Juvenile Mystery
 
Novel, 362 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Harper - 2016 - ISBN: 0062270826 / 9780062270825  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034423 $6.99
Parker, Robert B. - of interest: Atkins, Ace  
Spenser #44: Kickback
Judge Joe Scali is leading a 'zero tolerance for minors' movement. But a woman whose son is doing time for setting up a prank Twitter account isn't buying Scali's line. She hires Spenser to find the truth behind the draconian sentencing.  
Novel, 380 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Putnam - 2016 - ISBN: 0425278875 / 9780425278871  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033436 $9.99
Parra, Nancy J. (aka CoCo, Nancy)  
Perfect Proposals #3: Newlywed Dead
When the bartender at her sister's wedding drops dead from a lethal nightcap, the authorities think it's a tragic accident, but Pepper suspects murder.  
Novel, 278 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 0425270378 / 9780425270370  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033441 $7.99
Pearce, Michael  
Mamur Zapt #19: The Women of the Souk
Cairo, 1913: When schoolgirl Marie Kewfik is kidnapped in the Souk, the Khedive insists that the Mamur Zapt take charge of the negotiations for her return. The Kewfiks are one of the wealthiest and most powerful families in Egypt, but Captain Owen discovers that not everyone thinks it's worth the bother of securing the release of a mere girl.  
Novel, 172 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Severn House - 2016 - ISBN: 0727886185 / 9780727886187  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034234 $28.99
Ridpath, Michael  
Conrad de Lancey #2: Shadows of War
October, 1939: There are those who believe the war no one wants to fight should be brought to a swift conclusion, even if it means treachery. The British Secret Service wants Conrad de Lancey to make contact with a group of German officers they believe are plotting a coup. But this is the shadow war, and the shadows are multiplying. And it's not only disaffected Germans who are prepared to betray their country to save it.  
Novel, 428 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Head of Zeus UK - 2015 - ISBN: 1781853339 / 9781781853337  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034304 $13.95
Simenon, Georges  
Maigret #25: Felicie (alternate title: Maigret and the Toy Village)
As he investigates an old sailor's murder, Maigret matches wits with Felicie, an adversary as skilled in innuendo and evasion as Maigret is in deduction.  
Novel, 152 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (new translation of a novel originally published in 1944)  
Penguin - 2016 - ISBN: 0241188660 / 9780241188668  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033526 $12.00
Stewart, Amy  
Constance Kopp #1: Girl Waits with Gun
1914: Constance Kopp towers over most men, and has no interest in marriage or domesticity. When a belligerent factory owner smashes into the Kopp sisters' buggy, her demand that he pay for the damages turns into a war of bricks, bullets, and threats. The sheriff enlists Constance's help in convicting the men responsible.

Recommended by Elizabeth  
Novel, 410 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Mariner - 2016 - ISBN: 0544800834 / 9780544800830  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034341 $14.95
Taylor, Art  
On the Road with Del & Louise
Del robs convenience stores, but only for tuition and academic expenses. Louise goes from being a victim to being his lover and accomplice. All they want is a fresh start at an honest life, but fate keeps putting challenges and temptations in their path: a wine heist; a wedding chapel holdup; and more. Can they stay on the right side of the law?

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2015 Agatha Award for Best First Novel
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Anthony Award for Best First Novel
 
Novel, 267 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand  
Henery - 2015 - ISBN: 1941962890 / 9781941962893  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035306 $15.95
Thompson, Victoria  
Gaslight #17: Murder on Amsterdam Avenue
Charles Fairfax has died unexpectedly, but his father believes Charles was poisoned, and would like Sarah and Frank to look into the matter with the utmost discretion. They soon learn that not everyone wants to know more about Fairfax's death, particularly if he was murdered, and find themselves unraveling secrets that reach back to the War Between the States.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2015 Agatha Award for Best Historical Mystery
 
Novel, 291 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 0425260488 / 9780425260487  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033438 $7.99
Toyne, Simon  
Solomon Creed #1: The Searcher
To uncover the secret of his identity, Solomon Creed must uncover the secrets of Redemption, Arizona, and learn the truth behind the death of the man he is there to save. But there are those prepared to call on the darkest forces to stop him.  
Novel, 542 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
William Morrow - 2016 - ISBN: 006232974X / 9780062329745  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034402 $9.99
Viets, Elaine  
Dead-End Job #14: Checked Out
Hired to find a valuable watercolor that may have been tucked inside a donated book, Helen becomes a library volunteer. She learns that the director has a catalog of complaints, from a mischievous calico cat to various items gone missing - and then a dead body turns up in the parking lot.  
Novel, 281 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Obsidian - 2016 - ISBN: 0451466330 / 9780451466334  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033448 $7.99
Wilde, Darcie (aka Zettel, Sarah)  
Rosalind Thorne #1: A Useful Woman
The influential women of Regency London society have learned they can rely on Rosalind Thorne's wit and discretion. When an aristocratic wastrel is found dead in Almack's ballroom, Rosalind must use her skills and connections to uncover the killer.  
Novel, 357 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 0425282376 / 9780425282373  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033520 $15.00


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