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Uncle Edgar's February 2017 Arrivals


 
 
Pegau, Cathy  
Charlotte Brody #3: Murder on Location
1920: When a local Native group grows angry at how they're being portrayed in a motion picture, fights break out. Then the inebriated director ends up in a crevasse and dies of exposure. Coroner Michael Brody suspects that nature was not responsible for the man's death, and Charlotte's report on the filming turns into a crime story.  
Novel, 273 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2017 - ISBN: 1496700589 / 9781496700582  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037395 $15.00
Perry, Anne  
Thomas Pitt #31: Treachery at Lancaster Gate
When a bomb goes off during an important - and secret - police raid, killing several officers, Pitt investigates. The evidence trail leads him straight to a deadly crime in the drawing rooms of London's elite.  
Novel, 288 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Ballantine - 2017 - ISBN: 110188634X / 9781101886342  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036595 $16.00
Perry, Carol J.  
Witch City #4: Murder Go Round
On a trip to an auction, a silver samovar gives Lee visions of murder. Guided by her gift and by her wise tabby cat, Lee sets out to catch the killer. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 367 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2017 - ISBN: 149670715X / 9781496707154  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036411 $7.99
Ryan, Robert  
John Watson #4: The Sign of Fear
1917: Watson's friend Sir Gilbert Hardy has been kidnapped; the ransom demand declares Sir Gilbert and four others will face terrible mutilation unless the demands are met. Help comes in the form of an unlikely partnership with enemy spy Miss Pillbody.  
Novel, 436 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Simon & Schuster - 2016 - ISBN: 1471135128 / 9781471135125  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037206 $16.00
Scottoline, Lisa  
Don't Go
When his wife dies in an apparent household accident, an Army doctor returns from overseas only to be confronted with a shocking secret. His most important battle faces him on the home front, and he'll have to put it all on the line to save what's dearest to him.  
Novel, 420 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
St. Martin's - 2017 - ISBN: 1250117003 / 9781250117007  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036626 $8.99
Searle, Nicholas  
The Good Liar
When veteran con artist Roy meets wealthy widow Betty online, he knows she's an easy mark, and goes to work. He's sure his scheme will be a success. But as long-hidden secrets are forced into the light, there is a reckoning to be made.

Awards:
♦  Shortlisted for the UK Crime Writers' Association 2016 New Blood Dagger
 
Novel, 332 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Harper - 2017 - ISBN: 0062407503 / 9780062407504  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036491 $15.99
Shelton, Paige  
Dangerous Type #2: Bookman Dead Style
The local film festival brings stars galore to town. When Clare sees cinema's hottest superhero being arrested, accused of killing his sister, she decides to clear his name.  
Novel, 276 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley - 2017 - ISBN: 0425277267 / 9780425277263  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036415 $7.99
Shelton, Paige  
Scottish Bookshop #1: The Cracked Spine
f. Delaney is excited about starting a new job in Edinburgh, at a rare book and manuscript shop. When a precious artifact goes missing and a coworker's sister is murdered, Delaney decides to apply some American ingenuity to the case.  
Novel, 279 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
St. Martin's - 2017 - ISBN: 1250118220 / 9781250118226  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036631 $7.99
Sheridan, Sara  
Mirabelle Bevan #1: Brighton Belle
1951: Mirabelle's new job at a debt collection agency seems like a step toward a more tranquil life after her wartime experiences as an operative. But as she follows up on a routine loan to a pregnant Hungarian refugee, she becomes suspicious when the woman is reported dead, along with her unborn child. Mirabelle and her feisty sidekick Vesta investigate.  
Novel, 246 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Kensington - 2017 - ISBN: 1496701208 / 9781496701206  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036591 $15.00
Siciliano, Sam  
Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes: The Moonstone's Curse
Charles Bromley's wife has refused an offer to sell a family diamond that is said to be cursed. When a jeweler is murdered and the diamond is stolen, Holmes and Vernier must try to unravel a mystery centuries in the making.  
Novel, 319 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Titan - 2017 - ISBN: 1785652524 / 9781785652523  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036573 $12.95
Sigurdardóttir, Yrsa  
The Undesired
Odinn is looking into alleged abuse at a juvenile detention center in rural Iceland, following the unexplained death of the colleague who was previously running the investigation. The more he finds out, the more it looks like there are links to odd events there in the 1970s.  
Novel, 353 pages, Hardcover, 1st US Edition  
St. Martin's Minotaur - 2017 - ISBN: 1250107407 / 9781250107404  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036701 $25.99
Simenon, Georges  
Maigret #32: Maigret at the Coroner's
In Arizona on a study tour of America, Maigret spends a day observing the local coroner, and becomes absorbed in the circumstances surrounding a young woman's murder.  
Novel, 174 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (new translation of a novel originally published in 1949)  
Penguin - 2017 - ISBN: 0241206812 / 9780241206812  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036578 $12.00
Simenon, Georges  
Maigret #33: Maigret and the Old Lady
The inexplicable murder of Valentine Besson's maid leads the wealthy woman to believe that she herself was the intended target. Inspector Maigret investigates.  
Novel, 177 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (new translation of a novel originally published in 1950)  
Penguin - 2017 - ISBN: 0241206820 / 9780241206829  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037419 $12.00
Smith, Alexander McCall  
44 Scotland Street #11: The Bertie Project
Irene has returned from the Middle East, only to discover that her son Bertie has been exposed to the worst of evils: cartoons, movies, and carbonated beverages. Her wrath is about to descend on her unfortunate husband Stuart. Meanwhile, Bruce has fallen in love, Big Lou wants to adopt, Matthew and Elspeth host the Duke of Johannesburg for supper, and Bertie wants to go live with his grandmother Nicola.  
Novel, 291 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Anchor - 2017 - ISBN: 0525433007 / 9780525433002  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036592 $15.00
Stevens, Chevy  
That Night
When her sister was murdered years ago, Toni and her boyfriend Ryan went to prison for the crime. Now Toni is on parole in her hometown, trying to avoid being sent back to prison. But nothing is making that easy: not Ryan, who thinks he can figure out the truth; not her mother, who doubts Toni's innocence; and not the women who made Toni's life hell in high school and may have darker secrets than anyone realizes.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2015 Thriller Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 373 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
St. Martin's - 2017 - ISBN: 1250117011 / 9781250117014  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036630 $7.99
Stewart, Fran  
ScotShop #3: A Wee Homicide in the Hotel
When Big Willie, a long-time champion of the Highland Festival, is found dead in his hotel room, Peggy decides it's up to her and her ghostly companion Dirk to suss out the killer.  
Novel, 294 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley - 2017 - ISBN: 0425270335 / 9780425270332  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036412 $7.99
Tate, Clover  
Kite Shop #1: Blown Away
Emmy has moved to the Oregon coast to start her own kite business. When she finds a dead man on the beach, and her best friend becomes a suspect, Emmy is determined to find the real killer.  
Novel, 292 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley - 2017 - ISBN: 0425283542 / 9780425283547  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036416 $7.99
Thomas, Gordon / Lewis, Greg  
Shadow Warriors of World War II
The history of the courageous women who volunteered to work behind enemy lines, sent into Nazi-occupied Europe by the OSS and SOE to help establish resistance groups across the continent.  
Nonfiction, 289 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Chicago Review - 2017 - ISBN: 1613730861 / 9781613730867  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036990 $26.99
Todd, Charles  
Ian Rutledge #18: Racing the Devil
1919: A group of British officers are racing motorcars from Paris to Nice. When two of their vehicles are nearly run off the road, no one will admit knowing which driver was responsible. A year later, Inspector Rutledge investigates a fatal crash in the South Downs. Is it connected to the events in France?  
Novel, 341 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
William Morrow - 2017 - ISBN: 0062386212 / 9780062386212  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036488 $26.99
Wallace, Auralee  
Otter Lake #3: Snowed In with Murder
Erica planned to keep her winter visit to Otter Lake free of sleuthing and hijinks, but a guest has been murdered at her mother's retreat. With the island snowed in, Erica has to muster up some investigative skills to reveal the killer.  
Novel, 322 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
St. Martin's - 2017 - ISBN: 1250077796 / 9781250077790  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036629 $7.99
Wees, Frances Shelley  
The Keys of My Prison
1950s Toronto: After a horrendous car crash, Rafe emerges from the hospital a different man - coarse, intolerant, and prone to drink - and doesn't seem to remember his wife Julie. Tension grows in their mansion when it turns out Rafe wasn't alone in the car. Did Julie never truly know her husband? Or is it that this man isn't Rafe at all?  
Novel, 187 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1956)  
Vehicule / Ricochet - 2016 - ISBN: 1550654535 / 9781550654530  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036996 $11.95
Winspear, Jacqueline  
Maisie Dobbs #12: Journey to Munich
1938: When the German government agrees to release a British citizen from Dachau, the British Secret Service sends Maisie to collect the man. In the heart of Nazi Germany, she encounters unexpected dangers.  
Novel, 285 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Harper Perennial - 2017 - ISBN: 0062220616 / 9780062220615  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036492 $15.99
Wirestone, Max  
Dahlia Moss #1: The Unfortunate Decisions of Dahlia Moss
Given that she's not a detective and is sometimes baffled by puzzles in children's video games, Dahlia probably shouldn't have taken money from an eccentric to solve a theft. Or stolen bags of trash from a murder suspect. But it's OK to make unfortunate decisions - as long as you don't get killed in the process. That's the tricky bit.  
Novel, 304 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Redhook - 2017 - ISBN: 0316385980 / 9780316385985  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035472 $14.99
Yocum, Robin  
A Brilliant Death
Amanda Baron died in an accident in 1953. Or did she? Travis was a baby when his mother disappeared, and his father removed all evidence she ever existed. In high school, Travis' search for the truth about her leads him to a former detective, whose information is indisputable - and dangerous. Now that Travis knows how she died, and why, what will he do with the information?

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Edgar Award for Best Paperback Original
 
Novel, 270 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Seventh Street - 2016 - ISBN: 1633881288 / 9781633881280  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036951 $15.95


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