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Uncle Edgar's February 2017 Arrivals


 
 
Janik, Erika  
Pistols and Petticoats
A lively exploration of the struggles faced by women in law enforcement and mystery fiction for the past 175 years.  
Nonfiction, 238 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Beacon - 2017 - ISBN: 0807047880 / 9780807047880  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037426 $20.00
Johnson, Carrie H.  
Muriel Mabley #1: Hot Flash
Muriel sweats every detail as a forensic firearms specialist. When her sister in witness protection receives a terrifying warning, Muriel's long-time partner Laughton reveals he knows more than he should about her and Muriel's past. And when Laughton's ex-wife and her new husband turn up dead, his own secrets send Muriel down a twisted trail of disappeared witnesses and wrenching betrayal.  
Novel, 265 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Dafina - 2016 - ISBN: 1496703995 / 9781496703996  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036949 $15.00
Jones, Stephen Mack  
August Snow
The son of an African American father and a Mexican mother, August Snow joined the Detroit police only to be drummed out of the force by a conspiracy of corrupt cops and politicians. Powerful businesswoman Eleanore Paget wants him to investigate unusual happenings at her bank, but Snow turns her down. When she dies the next day, an apparent suicide, August isn't buying it, and starts asking questions.  
Novel, 312 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Soho Crime - 2017 - ISBN: 1616957182 / 9781616957186  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036570 $25.95
Kellerman, Faye  
Decker & Lazarus #24: Bone Box
Decker and his partner McAdams investigate when human remains, buried deep years ago, surface in the woods. It's most likely a missing student from the nearby Five Colleges of Upstate - and the discovery of more remains suggests it's not a one-off murder.  
Novel, 414 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
William Morrow - 2017 - ISBN: 0062424963 / 9780062424969  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037030 $27.99
Kelly, Diane  
Tara Holloway #11: Death, Taxes, and Sweet Potato Fries
When the IRS works with the border patrol on a case, Tara finds herself investigating an old flame.  
Novel, 311 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
St. Martin's - 2017 - ISBN: 1250094887 / 9781250094889  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036628 $7.99
Lancet, Barry  
Jim Brodie #3: Pacific Burn
When a sniper attack sends Japanese artist Ken Nobuki to the hospital just a week after his oldest son died in suspicious circumstances, Jim Brodie suspects someone is targeting his friend's family.  
Novel, 356 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Simon & Schuster - 2017 - ISBN: 1476794898 / 9781476794891  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037208 $16.00
Lansdale, Joe R.  
Hap & Leonard #09: Honky Tonk Samurai
Hap Collins is a former 1960s activist and self-proclaimed white trash rebel. Leonard Pine is a tough, gay, black Vietnam veteran and Republican. Lilly Buckner brings a cold case to their new PI office: she wants them to look for her missing granddaughter. They discover that the used car lot where the young woman worked is a front for a prostitution ring, and the mystery of her disappearance only deepens from there.  
Novel, 340 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Little, Brown Mulholland - 2017 - ISBN: 031632941X / 9780316329415  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035481 $15.99
Lansdale, Joe R.  
Hap & Leonard #10: Rusty Puppy
Hap and Leonard investigate the murder of a young black man who had been asking too many questions about the racist police force in their East Texas town.  
Novel, 272 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Little, Brown Mulholland - 2017 - ISBN: 0316311561 / 9780316311564  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035467 $26.00
Lippman, Laura  
Wilde Lake
Lu Brant's first case as state's attorney dredges up painful memories of 1980, when her brother A.J. saved his best friend at the cost of another man's life. Now she wonders if the events happened as she remembers, and what details might have been withheld from her because she was a child. The more she learns about the case, the more questions arise.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Anthony Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 352 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
William Morrow - 2017 - ISBN: 0062083465 / 9780062083463  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036493 $15.99
MacBride, Stuart  
Logan McRae #10: In the Cold Dark Ground
When DS McRae's missing persons investigation turns up a dead body in the woods, DCI Steel's Major Investigation team charges up from Aberdeen. And, as usual, she wants him to do her job for her. Plus a new Superintendent is making Logan's life miserable, Professional Standards are gunning for Steel, and the head of Aberdeen's criminal underbelly is dying, so rival gangs are eying his territory.  
Novel, 533 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Harper - 2016 - ISBN: 000749467X / 9780007494675  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037037 $15.99
Marsh, Ngaio  
Roderick Alleyn #32: Light Thickens
The Dolphin Theatre is putting on a magnificent production of the Scottish play - until the night the claymore swings and the dummy's head is more than real: there's been a murder behind the scenes. Luckily, Chief Superintendent Roderick Alleyn is in the audience.  
Novel, 239 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1982)  
Felony & Mayhem - 2016 - ISBN: 1631940651 / 9781631940651  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036728 $14.95
Martini, Steve  
Paul Madriani #14: Blood Flag
Paul is defending a woman on trial for the mercy killing of her aged father, and discovers that other members of the man's World War II army unit have died recently under suspicious circumstances.  
Novel, 451 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
William Morrow - 2017 - ISBN: 0062328980 / 9780062328984  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036513 $9.99
May, Peter  
Runaway
1965: Five teens ran away from Glasgow, hoping for musical stardom in London. Weeks later, only three would be going home. 2015: Jack Mackay is still haunted by the terrible events that befell him and his friends, and how he did not act when it mattered most. Meanwhile, in London, a man lies dead. His killer looks on, remorseless. What began as five boys following a dream has been transformed into a waking nightmare that may consume them all.  
Novel, 327 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Quercus - 2017 - ISBN: 1681443058 / 9781681443058  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035480 $16.99
McCrery, Nigel  
Mark Lapslie #4: The Thirteenth Coffin
In an old Cold War bunker, DCI Lapslie discovers miniature wooden coffins containing little dolls, each dressed differently. One is dressed as a bride - is there a connection to a recently murdered bride? And if so, who do the other dolls represent?  
Novel, 409 pages, Trade Paperback, Later Printing  
Quercus - 2016 - ISBN: 1784294829 / 9781784294823  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036864 $11.99
Mcdonald, Gregory  
Snatch: Who Took Toby Rinaldi? (alternate title: Snatched) / Safekeeping
Who Took Toby Rinaldi?: Eight-year-old whiz kid Toby Rinaldi, whose father is key to vital negotiations in the Middle East, is put aboard a flight to San Francisco. Then Toby disappears. They have just 48 hours to find him, or tanks will roll across the desert, and the flow of oil from the Persian Gulf will stop.

Safekeeping: During the Battle of Britain, a Duke's son is sent to New York City for safety, but winds up in the hands of the Salvallo family, who have decided he might be worth some money to them. When he witnesses a murdered committed by Tony Salvallo, the boy knows it's time to strike out on his own - with Savallo in hot pursuit.  
Omnibus, 446 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1980 / 1985)  
Hard Case Crime - 2017 - ISBN: 178565182X / 9781785651823  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036594 $12.95
Millett, Larry  
Sherlock Holmes and the Eisendorf Enigma
Signed by the author on the title page. 1920: Dogged by depression, doubt, and - as this trip to the Mayo Clinic has revealed - emphysema, Sherlock Holmes is preparing to return to England when a note is slipped under his hotel room door, from a vicious killer he'd nearly captured in Munich in 1892, announcing that he has relocated to a tiny village near the clinic. Two residents have died there recently under suspicious circumstances, and Holmes finds himself drawn into the town's dark history, and into the strange tunnels under the old flour mill, where answers and danger wait.  
Novel, 226 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
University of Minnesota - 2017 - ISBN: 1517900867 / 9781517900861  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036843 $25.95
Moffat, Steven (writer) / Gatiss, Mark (writer) / Jay. (artist)  
Sherlock: A Study in Pink
Manga adaptation of the TV episode.  
Graphic Novel, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Titan - 2017 - ISBN: 1785856154 / 9781785856150  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036574 $12.99
Monday, T.T.  
Johnny Adcock #2: Double Switch
When rookie phenom Yonel Ruiz is threatened by a cartel of smugglers, relief pitcher / PI Johnny Adcock investigates.  
Novel, 224 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Vintage Crime / Black Lizard - 2017 - ISBN: 1101873825 / 9781101873823  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036596 $16.00
Nadel, Barbara  
Cetin Ikmen #18: On the Bone
A man's autopsy shows he died of natural causes - but his last meal was human flesh. The investigation leads Ikmen and Suleyman to Turkey's old secular elite, to a community of squatters, and to a new gastronomy scene that is breaking every boundary. But where does the truth lie?  
Novel, 342 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Headline - 2016 - ISBN: 1472213823 / 9781472213822  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036866 $12.99
Nadel, Barbara  
Hakim & Arnold #3: Poisoned Ground
Lee Arnold and Mumtaz Hakim run a detective agency in London's East End. Salwa, an Egyptian woman whose husband is in prison on terrorism charges, convinces Mumtaz of his innocence, and persuades her to go undercover to prove it. But Salwa is not what she seems.  
Novel, 422 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Quercus - 2015 - ISBN: 1848664222 / 9781848664227  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036867 $12.99
Nadel, Barbara  
Hakim & Arnold #4: Enough Rope
When Superintendent Paul Venus' son is kidnapped and ransom demands arrive from an address in the East End, he turns to Lee and Mumtaz for help.  
Novel, 377 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Quercus - 2016 - ISBN: 1848664265 / 9781848664265  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036868 $13.99
O'Connor, Carlene  
Irish Village #1: Murder in an Irish Village
In County Cork, the O'Sullivans run a family bistro. When they unlock the shop one morning and discover a dead body at one of the tables, Siobhan sets out to solve the crime and restore the bistro's reputation.  
Novel, 344 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Kensington - 2017 - ISBN: 1617738468 / 9781617738463  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036419 $7.99
Ould, Chris  
Faroes #2: The Killing Bay
Activists have come to the islands, intending to stop the traditional whale hunts. Then a woman is murdered. As English DI Jan Reyna and local detective Hjalti Hentze investigate, it becomes clear that crucial evidence is being hidden.  
Novel, 462 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Titan - 2017 - ISBN: 1783297069 / 9781783297061  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037394 $14.95
Parker, Robert B. - of interest: Knott, Robert  
Cole & Hitch #9: Revelation
With an unlikely and unconventional Yankee detective by their sides, Territorial Marshals Virgil Cole and Everett Hitch join the hunt for escaped prisoner Augustus Driggs, who is going after a hidden cache of gold and the men who double-crossed him, and is willing to leave a bloody path of destruction in his wake.  
Novel, 324 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Putnam - 2017 - ISBN: 0399575340 / 9780399575341  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036569 $27.00
Pattison, Eliot  
Shan Tao Yun #8: Soul of the Fire
Startled to be chosen to fill a vacancy on an international commission investigating Tibetan suicides, Shan Tao Yun soon learns that his predecessor was murdered, and that the commission is presenting self-immolation protests as acts of crime and terrorism. When he discovers that the most recent immolation was actually a murder, he must make a desperate effort to uncover the commission's secrets.  
Novel, 292 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
St. Martin's Minotaur - 2017 - ISBN: 1250118611 / 9781250118615  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036714 $15.99


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