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Uncle Edgar's Newsletter 103
Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
Alphabetical by Author


 
 
Fowler, Christopher  
Plastic
Acting as caretaker for a luxurious London penthouse sounds great to June, but when a terrified girl breaks into the flat and June makes the mistake of asking the neighbors for help, she finds herself embroiled in an escalating nightmare, trying to prove that a murderer exists.  
Novel, 350 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Solaris - 2013 - ISBN: 1781081255 / 9781781081259  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023285 $7.99
Genova, Rosie  
Italian Kitchen #1: Murder and Marinara
Mystery writer Victoria Rienzi moves back to the Jersey Shore to work in her family's restaurant. The town is up in arms about a new reality TV series. When Victoria serves the show's pushy producer his last meal, the restaurant staff finds itself embroiled in a murder investigation. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 316 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Obsidian - 2013 - ISBN: 0451415140 / 9780451415141  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024074 $7.99
Gentile, Joe (editor) / Hancock, Tommy (editor)  
Spider: Extreme Prejudice
Twelve original stories featuring the ruthless crime-fighter.
    Contents
  • Introduction == Joe Gentile
  • Scourge of the Giggling Ghosts == Howard Hopkins
  • Clutch of the Blue Reaper == Will Murray
  • The Screaming Death == Eric Fein
  • The Steel Tsars == James Chambers
  • Demon Slaves of the Red Claw == Gary Phillips
  • Death Ghost from the Future War == Rik Hoskin
  • Fear the Dark == Bobby Nash
  • Spider Trap == Ron Fortier
  • Prey of the Mask Reaper == I.A. Watson
  • Terror of the Rangoon Raiders == Don Roff
  • Just Wonderful == C.J. Henderson
  • The Gray Reapers == Matthew Baugh
  • Author Biographies
 
Anthology, 276 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition (simultaneous HC)  
Moonstone - 2013 - ISBN: 1936814463 / 9781936814466  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023638 $18.95
Gibbins, David  
Jack Howard #7: Pharaoh
A cache of Egyptian mummies provides DNA that reveals staggering information about the lineage of the Sun Gods, leading Jack Howard and his team to one of the greatest - and most dangerous - secrets in history.  
Novel, 387 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Dell - 2013 - ISBN: 0345534700 / 9780345534705  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024719 $9.99
Grant, M.C. (aka McKenzie, Grant)  
Dixie Flynn #2: Devil with a Gun
A story about a missing father turns deadly serious for San Francisco reporter Dixie Flynn when she discovers a link to a dangerous Russian mobster. She turns to ex-hitman Pinch for help with a dangerous rescue mission.  
Novel, 299 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Midnight Ink - 2013 - ISBN: 0738734993 / 9780738734996  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024805 $14.99
Gregory, Susanna  
Matthew Bartholomew #18: Murder by the Book
1358: The University at Cambridge is in turmoil over the opening of a new Common Library, and a body is found in the library's garden on the eve of its opening. Meanwhile, there are rumors of a group of dangerous smugglers lurking in the Fens. Aided by their friend Sheriff Tulyet, Bartholomew and Michael must protect the town from these invaders.  
Novel, 440 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Sphere UK - 2013 - ISBN: 0751542571 / 9780751542578  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024847 $13.95
Groundwater, Beth  
Claire Hanover #3: A Basket of Trouble
When a stable hand is found dead in a stall at her brother's new riding stable, Claire must track down the killer.  
Novel, 293 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Midnight Ink - 2013 - ISBN: 0738727032 / 9780738727035  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024807 $14.99
Hamilton, Barbara (aka Hambly, Barbara)  
Abigail Adams #3: Sup with the Devil
Abigail's nephew Horace, hired by a mysterious woman to translate some Arabic, survives an attempt to kill him, and returns with a tale of pirate treasure. The Sons of Liberty want the rumored gold, but Abigail heads to Harvard to investigate the attempt on Horace's life, and the subsequent murder of a student loyal to the King.

Recommended by Elizabeth  
Novel, 323 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2011 Trade PB  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2013 - ISBN: 0425257266 / 9780425257265  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024034 $7.99
Hamilton, Victoria (aka Cooper, Amanda)  
Merry Muffin #1: Bran New Death
Merry is starting a baking business in the small-town mansion she inherited from her uncle. Unfortunately, some of the townsfolk didn't like him, and Merry has inherited the enmity. When one of the locals turns up dead in her yard, she'll need to prove she's no killer. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 291 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2013 - ISBN: 0425258831 / 9780425258835  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024030 $7.99
Hamilton, Victoria (aka Cooper, Amanda)  
Vintage Kitchen #3: Freezer I'll Shoot
In an icehouse, Jaymie finds a dead man with an ice pick through his heart. She has to sharpen her sleuthing skills to chip away at the mystery.  
Novel, 297 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2013 - ISBN: 042525237X / 9780425252376  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024092 $7.99
Hammett, Dashiell  
Return of the Thin Man
Two novellas, written for the movies that became After the Thin Man and Another Thin Man, and never before published in their entirety.  
Collection, 233 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Mysterious Press - 2013 - ISBN: 080212156X / 9780802121561  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024906 $15.00
Harper, Karen  
Home Valley Amish #2: Return to Grace
Hannah fled her community and threw herself into a singing career. When she brings friends to the Amish graveyard near her family's home for a Halloween party, one is shot and killed. To assist the investigation, she works closely with a handsome FBI agent, and with her former betrothed, now a widower with a young daughter.  
Novel, 376 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2012 Trade PB  
MIRA - 2013 - ISBN: 0778315037 / 9780778315032  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023085 $7.99
Harper, Karen  
Home Valley Amish #3: Finding Mercy
A Wall Street whistle-blower under witness protection brings a world of trouble to the Lantz's doorstep, and changes quiet Ella Lantz's life forever when she falls in love with him.  
Novel, 357 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2012 Trade PB  
MIRA - 2013 - ISBN: 0778315045 / 9780778315049  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023092 $7.99
Hart, Carolyn  
Nela Farley #1: What the Cat Saw
Nela understands the thoughts of cats when she looks in their eyes. While staying at her sister's place, she encounters a previous tenant's cat - and what the cat saw suggests that the woman's death was no accident. When Nela's sister becomes a suspect and a second murder occurs, Nela must figure out what's going on.  
Novel, 292 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2013 - ISBN: 0425252280 / 9780425252284  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024055 $7.99
Hart, Ellen  
Jane Lawless #17: The Mirror and the Mask
Jane has decided to train as a PI. Her first job seems simple: find Annie Andrews' father. She succeeds, but begins to feel that there's a lot more to this story.  
Novel, 305 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2009 HC  
Bywater - 2013 - ISBN: 1612940439 / 9781612940434  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024921 $14.95
Havill, Steven F.  
Posadas County #18: NightZone
When New Mexico rancher Miles Waddell inherits a fortune, he decides to build an astronomy theme park, complete with hotel, restaurant, and narrow gauge steam locomotive. But the controversial project attracts trouble, and retired Posadas County sheriff Bill Gastner soon finds himself right in the middle of it.  
Novel, 301 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition (simultaneous HC)  
Poisoned Pen - 2013 - ISBN: 146420070X / 9781464200700  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024790 $14.95
Hayes, Steve / Whitehead, David  
Sherlock Holmes and the Knave of Hearts
Fearing for his friend's health after a prolonged cocaine binge, Dr. Watson arranges to take Holmes to a friend's home to convalesce. En route to Paris, they become embroiled in a perilous case.  
Novel, 224 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Hale UK - 2013 - ISBN: 0719807948 / 9780719807947  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024862 $29.95
Hechtman, Betty  
Crochet #07: If Hooks Could Kill
The Tarzana Hookers' newest member has been shot to death in her home, but no one heard a thing. Molly decides to conduct her own investigation. Includes crochet patterns and recipes.  
Novel, 327 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2013 - ISBN: 0425252337 / 9780425252338  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024090 $7.99
Hicks, Deron R.  
Shakespeare Mysteries #1: Secrets of Shakespeare's Grave
Ages 9 and up. When a malicious relative threatens to seize control of the family publishing business, twelve-year-old Colophon Letterford must discover the link between her family's literary legacy and Shakespeare's tomb before it's too late. Antique paintings, secret passages, locked mausoleums, a four-hundred-year-old treasure, and a cast of quirky (and sometimes ignoble) characters all figure in her search.

Recommended by Elizabeth  
Novel, 273 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Sandpiper - 2013 - ISBN: 0544105044 / 9780544105041  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024771 $7.99
Hill, Susan  
Simon Serrailler #7: A Question of Identity
CI Simon Serrailler investigates a series of murders with a distinctive calling card, and discovers that a man was tried for similar murders in the northwest, but acquitted due to insufficient evidence. Has a killer changed locales?  
Novel, 354 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Overlook - 2013 - ISBN: 1468307126 / 9781468307122  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023882 $15.95
Hinger, Charlotte  
Lottie Albright #3: Hidden Heritage
After a murder at a local feedlot, believing the sheriff is turning a blind eye to illegal activities there, the KBI sends Undersheriff Lottie Albright undercover. As a cover, Lottie collects family histories from Mexican Americans whose ancestors colonized Kansas.  
Novel, 265 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition (simultaneous HC)  
Poisoned Pen - 2013 - ISBN: 1464200769 / 9781464200762  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New019420 $14.95
Hobbs, Roger  
Ghostman #1: Ghostman
Only a few dozen people know that 'Jack' exists, and none know his true identity. Those are closely guarded secrets for this consummate professional. But when he's called in to clean up the mess left by a bungled casino robbery, he becomes increasingly visible as he's pursued by the FBI - and other interested parties.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2013 UK Crime Writers' Association Steel Dagger (Best Thriller)
♦  Finalist for the 2014 Edgar Award for Best First Novel by an American Author
♦  Shortlisted for the 2013 UK Crime Writers' Association New Blood Dagger
♦  Finalist for the 2014 Anthony Award for Best First Novel
 
Novel, 373 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Vintage Crime / Black Lizard - 2013 - ISBN: 0307950492 / 9780307950499  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023804 $14.95
Holding, Elisabeth Sanxay  
The Unfinished Crime / The Girl Who Had to Die
Two classic novels of suspense.  
Omnibus, 224 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1935 / 1940)  
Stark House - 2013 - ISBN: 1933586419 / 9781933586410  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024734 $19.95
Housewright, David  
Finders Keepers
Signed by the author on the title page. Ages 13 and up. Thirteen-year-old James Richard McNulty has problems: his mother has just divorced his father; his grades are plummeting; bullies are menacing him on the school bus; the coach is threatening to kick him off the basketball team; and his 'girlfriend' thinks he's gone insane. Then he finds a suitcase filled with cash - and thinks all his problems are over.  
Novel, 134 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand  
Down & Out Books - 2013 - ISBN: 1937495396 / 9781937495398  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023689 $11.95
Hume, Fergus  
The Mystery of a Hansom Cab
First published in 1886, this devilishly tricky tale of murder and intrigue set in gold-rich Melbourne was a blockbuster, selling hundreds of thousands of copies worldwide.  
Novel, 410 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1886)  
Text Classics AU - 2012 - ISBN: 1921922222 / 9781921922220  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022847 $14.95


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