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Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
Alphabetical by Author


 
 
 
Mystery Scene #130
Articles about Qiu Xiaolong, Susan Elia MacNeal, private eye parodies; interviews with Peter Lovesey and Elaine Viets; reviews, more.  
Magazine, 76 pages, Magazine, 1st Edition  
KBS Communications - 2013 - ISBN: mystscene130  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023745 $7.50
Alan, Isabella (aka Flower, Amanda)  
Amish Quilt Shop #1: Murder, Plain and Simple
When she finds an ornery Amish woodworker's body in her quilt shop's storeroom, Angie sets out to find the killer, and realizes that nothing in the small community is as plain as it seems. Includes quilting tips.  
Novel, 347 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Obsidian - 2013 - ISBN: 0451413636 / 9780451413635  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024045 $7.99
Alexander, Antonia  
The Fifth Victim
A direct descendant of Jack the Ripper's last victim tells her ancestor's story.  
Nonfiction, 200 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
John Blake UK - 2013 - ISBN: 178219441X / 9781782194415  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024870 $19.95
Ashton, David  
McLevy #1: Shadow of the Serpent
Edinburgh, 1880: While the rich and educated argue about politics, near the docks it's a struggle just to stay alive. The murder of a prostitute draws Inspector James McLevy into a murky world of politics, perversion, and deception.  
Novel, 249 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2006)  
Polygon UK - 2011 - ISBN: 1846971934 / 9781846971938  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024818 $14.95
Ashton, David  
McLevy #2: Fall from Grace
Edinburgh, 1880: Inspector McLevy investigates a break-in and murder at the home of Tay Bridge builder Sir Thomas Bouch. With the help of brothel owner Jean Brash, McLevy finds the killer, but more trouble unfolds: murder, arson, sexual obsession, and suicide.  
Novel, 300 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2007)  
Polygon UK - 2008 - ISBN: 1846970504 / 9781846970504  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024819 $11.95
Beaton, M.C.  
Hamish Macbeth #01: Death of a Gossip
When sharp-tongued society widow and gossip columnist Lady Jane Winters is strangled and dumped in the river, Lochdubh constable Hamish Macbeth investigates with the help of the lovely Priscilla Halburton-Smythe.  
Novel, 205 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1985)  
Grand Central - 2013 - ISBN: 1455501468 / 9781455501465  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023989 $8.00
Beaton, M.C.  
Hamish Macbeth #05: Death of a Hussy
When wealthy Maggie Baird's car catches fire with Maggie in it, Lochdubh constable Hamish Macbeth discovers five likely suspects right on the premises of her luxurious Highlands cottage.  
Novel, 216 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1990)  
Grand Central - 2013 - ISBN: 044657354X / 9780446573542  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023990 $8.00
Beaton, M.C.  
Hamish Macbeth #06: Death of a Snob
The owner of a health farm on a Scottish island thinks someone is trying to kill her, so she asks constable Hamish Macbeth to spend Christmas there. When another guest meets an untimely end, Hamish investigates.  
Novel, 207 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1991)  
Grand Central - 2013 - ISBN: 0446573523 / 9780446573528  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023991 $8.00
Bell Jr., Albert A.  
Pliny the Younger #4: Death in the Ashes
His friend Aurelia asks Pliny to help her husband, who has been accused of murder in Naples. Pliny has solved crimes before, but never when so much time has elapsed before he reached the scene. He and his wisecracking sidekick Tacitus uncover a plot involving more murders, and babies switched at birth.  
Novel, 268 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Perseverance - 2013 - ISBN: 1564745325 / 9781564745323  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024932 $15.95
Boneham, Sheila Webster  
Animals in Focus #2: The Money Bird
First her boyfriend's Labrador finds a bloodstained bag of cash and an unusual feather at Twisted Lake. Days later, one of Janet's friends turns up dead on a nearby private island. Janet is determined to find out what is hiding in the marsh.  
Novel, 321 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Midnight Ink - 2013 - ISBN: 073873487X / 9780738734873  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024803 $14.99
Bowen, Rhys  
Royal Spyness #06: The Twelve Clues of Christmas
Georgie is hired as assistant to the hostess of a large Christmas house party in a charming English village, but as soon as she arrives, dead bodies start cropping up. Includes Christmas recipes and traditions.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2012 Agatha Award for Best Historical Novel
♦  Finalist for the 2013 Bruce Alexander Memorial Award for Best Historical Mystery
 
Novel, 317 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2013 - ISBN: 0425252345 / 9780425252345  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024088 $7.99
Burke, James Lee  
Robicheaux #19: Creole Belle
Dave is in a recovery unit in New Orleans, where a Creole girl visits him, leaving him an iPod with the song 'Creole Belle' on it. When she disappears, Dave becomes obsessed with the song and the memory of the girl. He goes in search of her sister, who later turns up inside a block of ice floating in the Gulf. Meanwhile, an oil well blowout in the Gulf threatens the bayous.  
Novel, 594 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Pocket - 2013 - ISBN: 1451648146 / 9781451648140  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023375 $9.99
Camilleri, Andrea  
Montalbano #16: Treasure Hunt
Hailed as a hero after news cameras film him scaling a building, gun in hand, to capture a pair of unlikely snipers, Inspector Montalbano begins receiving cryptic messages in verse challenging him to a treasure hunt. Treating them as amusing riddles, he accepts, but the messages begin to take a dangerous turn.  
Novel, 278 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Penguin - 2013 - ISBN: 0143122622 / 9780143122623  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023887 $15.00
Chandler, Raymond - of interest: Williams, Tom  
A Mysterious Something in the Light
A biography of the hardboiled crime writer, drawing on new interviews and previously unpublished letters and archival material.  
Nonfiction, 368 pages, Hardcover, 1st US Edition  
Chicago Review - 2013 - ISBN: 161374840X / 9781613748404  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024822 $29.95
Christie, Agatha  
Hercule Poirot: The Complete Short Stories
The Belgian detective uses his little grey cells to solve murders, poisonings, kidnappings, and thefts in these fifty-one stories.  
Collection, 867 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1999)  
William Morrow - 2013 - ISBN: 0062251678 / 9780062251671  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024385 $22.99
CoCo, Nancy (aka Parra, Nancy J.)  
Candy-Coated #1: All Fudged Up
Allie is busy renovating her family's Mackinac Island hotel and fudge shop. She didn't expect to find a corpse in a closet, or to wind up a suspect.  
Novel, 332 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2013 - ISBN: 0758287100 / 9780758287106  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024404 $7.99
Connelly, Michael  
Harry Bosch #18: The Black Box
Bosch links a bullet from a recent crime to the 1992 killing of a female photographer during the LA riots, a case he originally investigated before it was handed over to the Riot Crimes Task Force and never solved. The ballistics match means her death wasn't random violence. Now he'll need to find the evidence to pull the case together.  
Novel, 417 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Grand Central - 2013 - ISBN: 0446556726 / 9780446556729  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023993 $10.00
Cooper, John  
The Queen's Agent: Francis Walsingham at the Court of Elizabeth I
Walsingham ran a network of agents across England and Europe, and advised the queen, prepared to do whatever it took to protect his queen from assassination and his country from invasion.  
Nonfiction, 375 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Pegasus - 2013 - ISBN: 1605985333 / 9781605985336  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024761 $16.95
Copperman, E.J. (aka Cohen, Jeffrey)  
Haunted Guesthouse #5: The Thrill of the Haunt
Alison's haunted guesthouse business is thriving, but when two deaths land on her doorstep, she'll have to think fast before anyone else checks out for good.  
Novel, 293 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2013 - ISBN: 0425252396 / 9780425252390  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024093 $7.99
Cornwell, Bernard  
1356
September 19, 1356: A severely outnumbered English army faces off against the French at Poitiers - and what looks to be certain defeat becomes the most decisive English victory of the Hundred Years' War. The ingenious planning of Edward the Black Prince and the valor of his forces ultimately lead to the capture of Poitiers - and the French king.  
Novel, 416 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Harper - 2013 - ISBN: 0061969710 / 9780061969713  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024330 $15.99
Corris, Peter  
Cliff Hardy: Comeback
Once again licensed, PI Cliff Hardy takes a case: actor Bobby Forrest is being stalked. When Bobby is murdered, Cliff's only lead is the most common car around. Then he uncovers a surprising connection with his own past.  
Novel, 251 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2012 Trade PB  
Allen & Unwin AU - 2012 - ISBN: 1743311974 / 9781743311974  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024854 $15.95
Daly, Elizabeth  
Henry Gamadge #11: The Wrong Way Down (alternate title: Shroud for a Lady)
After a visit by professional medium Iris Vance, an etching in the Ashbury mansion has suddenly acquired an inscription dated 1793. Are the dead sending messages? And will Henry Gamadge, who is pretty certain the answer does not lie in the supernatural realm, solve the mystery before a murder occurs?  
Novel, 191 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1946)  
Felony & Mayhem - 2013 - ISBN: 193738473X / 9781937384739  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022865 $14.95
Davies, David Stuart  
Paul Snow #1: Brothers in Blood
Three young men meet once a year to carry out an untraceable, motiveless murder - for fun. Eventually, they must murder to protect one of them - and that killing is investigated by DI Paul Snow, a man with a secret of his own that links him to the murder. As he grows closer to unmasking the killers, his professional life begins to unravel in a terrifying fashion.  
Novel, 255 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Mystery Press UK - 2013 - ISBN: 0752492136 / 9780752492131  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024853 $15.95
Dawson, Janet  
California Zephyr #1: Death Rides the Zephyr
1952: The California Zephyr is stopped cold by a rockslide in a Colorado Canyon. There's a murderer on board, who will kill again unless stopped. Can Zephyrette Jill McLeod crack the case in time?  
Novel, 226 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Perseverance - 2013 - ISBN: 1564745309 / 9781564745309  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024931 $15.95
Disher, Garry  
Hal Challis #6: Whispering Death
DI Challis is in trouble for speaking out about police budget cuts, and lonely, since Ellen Destry is overseas on a study tour. But he'll have plenty to keep him busy: a rapist in a police uniform is stalking Australia's Mornington Peninsula; a serial armed robber is headed that direction; and a mysterious female cat burglar may or may not be planning something on his patch.  
Novel, 343 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Soho Crime - 2013 - ISBN: 1616952962 / 9781616952969  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024659 $14.95


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