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Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
Alphabetical by Author


 
 
Longworth, M.L.  
Verlaque & Bonnet #3: Death in the Vines
A crime wave jolts Aix-en-Provence, culminating in murder. Judge Antoine Verlaque and Commisioner Paulik investigate, with some help from Marine Bonnet.  
Novel, 289 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Penguin - 2013 - ISBN: 0143122444 / 9780143122449  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022772 $15.00
Lowell, Virginia (aka Woodworth, Deborah)  
Cookie Cutter Shop #4: One Dead Cookie
When the body of a famous soap star is found on Olivia's porch, she and Maddie will have to find out who in town has a sweet tooth for murder. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 293 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2013 - ISBN: 0425260690 / 9780425260692  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023137 $7.99
Ludlow, Jack (aka Donachie, David)  
Crusades #1: Son of Blood
12th century: The newly elected Pope Gregory vents his spleen against the Normans by encouraging them to sail to Byzantium and fight the Turks. Robert de Hauteville's first-born son Bohemund, now seventeen and a formidable warrior, has come to fight in his army. Bohemund seeks to assert his natural right as the heir of Robert's dukedom, but Robert's second son Borsa is now legally entitled to inherit. A battle between the sons is inevitable, and loyalties and blood ties will count for nothing.  
Novel, 446 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Allison & Busby UK - 2013 - ISBN: 0749012536 / 9780749012533  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022418 $16.95
Marsh, Ngaio  
Roderick Alleyn #09: Death at the Bar
Darts is nobody's idea of a low-risk amusement, but it is rarely lethal. Tell that to the famous barrister who was enjoying a pint at the pub, and is now residing at the morgue. Inspector Alleyn has a growing hunch that the peculiar accident can be traced to an old legal case.  
Novel, 274 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1940)  
Felony & Mayhem - 2013 - ISBN: 1937384519 / 9781937384517  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022524 $14.95
Marsh, Ngaio  
Roderick Alleyn #10: Surfeit of Lampreys (alternate title: Death of a Peer)
The aristocratic Lamprey family exemplifies charm, wit, and a chronic lack of funds. So they may perhaps be forgiven for doing a little jig when the wealthy but unpleasant Lord Wutherwood is killed and the resulting inheritance saves their bacon. Inspector Alleyn would like to figure out whether they murdered their benefactor.  
Novel, 320 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1940)  
Felony & Mayhem - 2013 - ISBN: 1937384535 / 9781937384531  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022525 $14.95
Marsh, Ngaio  
Roderick Alleyn #11: Death and the Dancing Footman
The wealthy (and generally unspeakable) Jonathan Royal has decided to throw a party and, just for fun, has studded the guest-list with people who loathe one another. When a blizzard imprisons them all in Royal's country house, murder ensues. And there are nearly as many suspects as there are potential victims. Eventually, Inspector Alleyn makes his way through the snow to sort things out.  
Novel, 341 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1941)  
Felony & Mayhem - 2013 - ISBN: 1937384543 / 9781937384548  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022526 $14.95
Marsh, Ngaio  
Roderick Alleyn #12: Colour Scheme
Colonel Claire's mud-baths resort in New Zealand is on the brink of being taken over by a local blowhard who may be a Nazi spy. Inspector Alleyn has been sent to the resort to sort things out. But he's in disguise, and even the canniest readers will have trouble picking him out from the resort's motley cast of characters.  
Novel, 296 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1943)  
Felony & Mayhem - 2013 - ISBN: 1937384551 / 9781937384555  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022527 $14.95
Marston, Edward  
Robert Colbeck #09: The Stationmaster's Farewell
Guy Fawkes Night, 1857: Joel Heygate was the popular stationmaster at Exeter St. David's railway station, so the town is horrified when his remains are discovered in the embers of the annual Bonfire Night celebration. DI Robert Colbeck unearths three suspects, but are they missing something? When Heygate's diary turns up, a fourth suspect emerges.  
Novel, 382 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Allison & Busby UK - 2013 - ISBN: 0749013060 / 9780749013066  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022816 $16.95
Martin, Carol Ann  
Weaving #1: Looming Murder
Della Wright has moved to the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains to open a weaving studio. When a local businessman is murdered and one of her students is a suspect, Della sets out to catch the real killer. Includes weaving tips.  
Novel, 329 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Obsidian - 2013 - ISBN: 0451413601 / 9780451413604  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023119 $7.99
Martin, Nancy  
Blackbird Sisters #08: No Way to Kill a Lady
Nora, Libby, and Emma are excited to inherit from their great-aunt Madeleine, until they find the house in a state of decay and all of Madeleine's to-die-for treasures gone. Worse, the mansion has been hiding a grisly secret - a woman's long-dead body. Now it's up to the sisters and Nora's mobster boyfriend Mick to uncover the truth.  
Novel, 349 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Obsidian - 2013 - ISBN: 045141862X / 9780451418623  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023183 $7.99
Marwood, Alex  
The Wicked Girls
In 1986, two eleven-year-old girls meet for the first time. By the end of the day, they will both be charged with murder. Twenty-five years later, journalist Kirsty Lindsay is reporting on a series of attacks in a seaside town when her story leads her to interview Amber Gordon. It's the first time they've seen each other since that dark day so many years ago. With new lives, and unknowing families to protect, will they really be able to keep their wicked secret hidden?

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2014 Edgar Award for Best Paperback Original
♦  Finalist for the 2013 Thriller Award for Best Paperback Original
♦  Finalist for the 2014 Anthony Award for Best Paperback Original
 
Novel, 375 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Penguin - 2013 - ISBN: 0143123866 / 9780143123866  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023013 $16.00
Matthews, Jeanne  
Dinah Pelerin #4: Her Boyfriend's Bones
On the Greek island of Samos, Dinah discovers her Norwegian cop boyfriend Thor had an ulterior motive for choosing their holiday destination: guns being used by terrorists in Norway have been traced back to the island. When Thor's car plunges off a cliff and he disappears, Dinah fears he was betrayed by the local police, and either kidnapped or murdered; she sets out to find him.  
Novel, 269 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition (simultaneous HC)  
Poisoned Pen - 2013 - ISBN: 1464201390 / 9781464201394  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023448 $14.95
McCaffery, Todd (editor)  
Dragonwriter: A Tribute to Anne McCaffrey and Pern
Remembrances of and tributes to the award-winning science fiction and fantasy writer, from friends, fans, and fellow authors.
    Contents
  • Introduction == Todd McCaffrey
  • Anne McCaffrey, Believer in Us == David Brin
  • Why Are You Reading This Stupid Shirt? == Sharon Lee and Steve Miller
  • Star Power == John Goodwin
  • How the Dragonlady Saved My Life == David Gerrold
  • Bookends == Robert Neilson
  • Lessons from Lessa == Elizabeth Moon
  • Flying in New Directions == Robin Roberts
  • Modeling the Writer's Life == Lois McMaster Bujold
  • All the Weyrs of Pern == Wen Spencer
  • The McCaffrey Effect == Jody Lynn Nye and Bill Fawcett
  • The Ships That Were == Mercedes Lackey
  • The Dragonlady's Songs == Elizabeth Ann Scarborough
  • Religion on Pern? == Richard J. Woods
  • Annie and Horses == Chelsea Quinn Yarbro
  • Picturing Pern == Michael Whelan
  • Red Star Rising == Alec Johnson
  • Changes without Notice == Angelina Adams
  • The Twithead with the Dragon Tattoo == Charlotte Moore
  • The Masterharper Is Gone == Janis Ian
  • Universal Mum == Georgeanne Kennedy
  • Afterword == Todd McCaffrey
  • Acknowledgments
  • About the Editor
 
Nonfiction, 271 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Smart Pop - 2013 - ISBN: 1937856836 / 9781937856830  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023617 $14.95
McCaffrey, Anne / McCaffrey, Todd  
Pern: Sky Dragons
Pern's best chance to rebuild the dragon population and save the world from Thread lies with a group of young dragonriders stranded on an unexplored island, led by Xhinna, female rider of a blue dragon. She must earn her followers' respect and solve the problem of getting enough dragon eggs, while protecting her people and baby dragons from predators - and traitors.  
Novel, 389 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Del Rey - 2013 - ISBN: 034550092X / 9780345500922  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023578 $7.99
McCallin, Luke  
Gregor Reinhardt #1: The Man from Berlin
In World War II Yugoslavia, military intelligence officer Captain Gregor Reinhardt investigates the murders of a German officer and a young Yugoslavian filmmaker who was a hero to her people.

Awards:
♦  Shortlisted for the 2015 UK Crime Writers' Association Historical Dagger
 
Novel, 435 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley - 2013 - ISBN: 0425263053 / 9780425263051  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022732 $16.00
McConkey, Jess (aka Damsgaard, Shirley)  
The Widows of Braxton County
Kate is looking forward to life with her new husband, Joseph Krause, on the Iowa farm that has been in his family for over a century. But she finds life on the farm a struggle, and hears gossip from the unfriendly neighbors about the connection between the Krause family and a mysterious death decades earlier. As the past creeps into Kate's present, she's caught in a web of dangerous, inexplicable events.  
Novel, 355 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
William Morrow - 2013 - ISBN: 0062188267 / 9780062188267  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023037 $14.99
McCullough, Kelly  
Fallen Blade #4: Blade Reforged
Signed by the author on the title page. Aral has learned that one of the few people willing to help him in his darkest days has been imprisoned by Maylien's uncle, King Thauvik. It was the death of Thauvik's half brother that earned Aral the name Kingslayer, and now he is thrust into a war that will see no end until he lives up to his name.  
Novel, 288 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Ace - 2013 - ISBN: 0425262324 / 9780425262320  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023143 $7.99
McKinlay, Jenn  
Hat Shop #1: Cloche and Dagger
Viv is proprietor of a ladies' hat shop on Portobello Road in London, bequeathed to her and her American cousin Scarlett. Scarlett finally agrees to join her in the millinery business, but when she arrives, Viv has gone missing, and a posh client has been found dead. Is Viv in hiding? Or in trouble?  
Novel, 281 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2013 - ISBN: 0425258890 / 9780425258897  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023167 $7.99
McNeill, Graham  
Arkham Horror: Dark Waters #2: Bones of the Yopasi
After being called to the mist-shrouded town of Kingsport to identify some strange bones, Miskatonic University professor Oliver Grayson must join an unlikely team of investigators to face a horrifying new threat. But can they conquer their own demons in time to confront their common enemy?  
Novel, 345 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Fantasy Flight Games - 2012 - ISBN: 1616612215 / 9781616612214  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New018963 $8.99
McPherson, Catriona  
As She Left It
When she was twelve, Opal Jones escaped her mum's endless drinking. Returning to their Leeds cottage after her mum's death, Opal feels like she's gone back in time - except that her favorite neighbor's grandson disappeared years ago. As the door Opal closed on her past begins to open, she uncovers more secrets about the people who were once her friends.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2014 Anthony Award for Best Paperback Original
 
Novel, 343 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Midnight Ink - 2013 - ISBN: 0738736775 / 9780738736778  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023216 $14.99
Medley, Linda  
Castle Waiting Volume 2
Black & white; includes over sixty pages of additional story and epilogue. The feminist fairy tale continues as Lady Jain settles into her new life; unexpected visitors result in the discovery and exploration of a secret passageway. Plus an epic bowling tournament, a quest for ladies' underpants, the identity of Pindar's father, the education of Simon, Rackham and Chess arguing about the 'manly arts', an escape-prone goat, and more.  
Graphic Novel, 464 pages, Hardcover, 1st Thus  
Fantagraphics - 2013 - ISBN: 1606996339 / 9781606996331  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued.  
Already Received   ID: #New022577 $29.99
Meier, Leslie  
Lucy Stone #04: Back to School Murder
Mother and part-time reporter Lucy Stone investigates a murder at the Tinker's Cove elementary school.  
Novel, 268 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1997)  
Kensington - 2013 - ISBN: 0758288352 / 9780758288356  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022999 $7.99
Minnesota Crime Wave  
Fifteen Tales of Murder, Mayhem, and Malice from the Land of Minnesota Nice
Fifteen stories by Minnesota crime writers. Some will scare you. Some will make you cringe. All will put to rest the myth of Minnesota Nice! If you read these before bed, don't expect sweet dreams.
    Contents
  • Introduction == Pete Hautman
  • This Old House == Marilyn Victory
  • The Dark Under the Bed == Richard A. Thompson
  • Desperados == Michael Allan Mallory
  • Death by Potato Salad == Jess Lourey
  • Murder & Crossing == Mary Logue
  • An Age-old Solution == Lori L. Lake
  • Woman in Ice == William Kent Krueger
  • A Turn of the Card == David Housewright
  • Overstuffed == Ellen Hart
  • The Butler Didn't == Elizabeth Gunn
  • Iced == Lois Greiman
  • Minesota Iced == Pat Dennis
  • The Horse He Rode In On == Carl Brookins
  • Stone Arch Bridge == Judith Yates Borger
  • Blue-eyed Mary == Joel Arnold
 
Anthology, 172 pages, Trade Paperback, (no indication of edition)  
Nodin - 2013 - ISBN: 1935666436 / 9781935666431  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023658 $16.00
Mohr, Howard  
How to Talk Minnesotan
A guide to Minnesota culture from a former A Prairie Home Companion writer, now updated to advise 21st century visitors to the Land of 10,000 Lakes on the use of Twitter and Facebook, cell phone etiquette, and more.  
Nonfiction, 264 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Thus (revised from previous editions)  
Penguin - 2013 - ISBN: 014312269X / 9780143122692  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022769 $16.00
Monaghan, Annabel  
Digit Higgins #1: A Girl Named Digit
Ages 12 and up. When Farrah, the daughter of a UCLA math professor, unknowingly cracks a terrorist group's number sequence, her senior year gets a lot more interesting. Soon she is investigating the case, on the run from terrorists, and faking her own kidnapping.  
Novel, 187 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Graphia - 2013 - ISBN: 0544022483 / 9780544022485  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023439 $7.99


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