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Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
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Gray, Alex  
Lorimer #02: A Small Weeping
When the body of a prostitute is found, her hands placed as if in prayer, psychologist Solomon Brightman is called to assist DCI Lorimer in the murder hunt. When a nurse's corpse is found, carefully arranged, and then a third body turns up, it seems increasingly clear that they have a serial killer on their hands.  
Novel, 334 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2004)  
Allison & Busby UK - 2009 - ISBN: 0749083883 / 9780749083885  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026114 $16.95
Gray, Alex  
Lorimer #03: Shadows of Sounds
When the leader of the Glasgow Orchestra is murdered in his dressing room, DCI Lorimer and psychologist Solomon Brightman investigate, uncovering a tangle of relationships between orchestra members. But did the dead man's dalliances really incite murder?  
Novel, 317 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2005)  
Allison & Busby UK - 2009 - ISBN: 0749082380 / 9780749082383  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026137 $16.95
Grecian, Alex  
Murder Squad #2: The Black Country
When members of a prominent family disappear from a coal-mining village in the British Midlands, the local constable sends for help from Scotland Yard's new Murder Squad. Inspector Walter Day, Sergeant Nevil Hammersmith, and forensics pioneer Dr. Bernard Kingsley respond. But the villagers have intertwined histories, everyone has a secret, and superstition abounds. The more the three investigate, the more they realize they may never be allowed to leave.  
Novel, 383 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Berkley - 2014 - ISBN: 0425267733 / 9780425267738  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026347 $16.00
Greenwood, Kerry  
Phryne Fisher #20: Murder and Mendelssohn
When an orchestra conductor is found dead, DI Jack Robinson needs Phryne's assistance. The man was murdered in a most flamboyant manner by a killer with a point to prove, but how many killers is Phryne really stalking?  
Novel, 327 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition (simultaneous HC)  
Poisoned Pen - 2014 - ISBN: 1464202486 / 9781464202483  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026424 $14.95
Greenwood, Kerry  
Phryne Fisher #20: Murder and Mendelssohn
When an orchestra conductor is found dead, DI Jack Robinson needs Phryne's assistance. The man was murdered in a most flamboyant manner by a killer with a point to prove, but how many killers is Phryne really stalking?  
Novel, 327 pages, Hardcover, 1st US Edition  
Poisoned Pen - 2014 - ISBN: 146420246X / 9781464202469  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026425 $24.95
Griffiths, Elly  
Galloway & Nelson #5: A Dying Fall
After a colleague is murdered, forensic archeologist Ruth Galloway is invited to Lancashire to examine the bones he found. But the campus is living in fear of a right-wing group, and the bones have vanished. Who is willing to kill to keep the bones a secret? DCI Nelson is drawn into the investigation.  
Novel, 390 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Mariner - 2014 - ISBN: 0544227808 / 9780544227804  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New025414 $14.95
Harlow, Jennifer  
Midnight Magic #2: Werewolf Sings the Blues
Abducted from a singing gig, Vivian discovers that her werewolf rescuer Jason was sent by the father who abandoned her as a baby. Now they're driving cross-country, on the run from the rival pack that has targeted her.  
Novel, 350 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Midnight Ink - 2014 - ISBN: 0738736120 / 9780738736129  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New025405 $14.99
Harris, C.S.  
Sebastian St. Cyr #08: What Darkness Brings
1812: When his ex-lover Kat's husband is accused of murdering a diamond merchant, aristocrat Sebastian St. Cyr and his wife Hero are drawn into the investigation. Sebastian finds his marriage tested by the shadows of his first love, especially when he begins to suspect that Kat is keeping secrets.  
Novel, 348 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Obsidian - 2014 - ISBN: 0451418182 / 9780451418180  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New025384 $7.99
Harris, Charlaine  
Southern Vampire #13: Dead Ever After
Eric and his vampires are keeping their distance, and a cold silence. When Sookie learns the reason why, she's devastated. Then a shocking murder rocks Bon Temps, and Sookie is arrested for the crime. The evidence against her is weak, and she makes bail. Investigating the killing, she'll learn that what passes for truth in Bon Temps is only a convenient lie. What passes for justice is more spilled blood. And what passes for love is never enough.  
Novel, 316 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Ace - 2014 - ISBN: 0425256391 / 9780425256398  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New025496 $7.99
Hart, Erin  
Gavin & Maguire #4: The Book of Killowen
Archaeologist Cormac Maguire and pathologist Nora Gavin are back in the bogs, investigating a 9th-century body found buried in the trunk of a car. Pinned beneath it is the body of a philosopher who disappeared months ago. Both men were viciously murdered, but centuries apart, so how did they end up buried together? Lodging at a nearby artists' colony, they become entangled in intrigue surrounding the philosopher's death while surrounded by suspects in his murder.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 26th Annual Minnesota Book Award for Genre Fiction
 
Novel, 329 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Scribner - 2014 - ISBN: 1451634854 / 9781451634853  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026047 $16.00
Hatke, Ben  
Zita #3: The Return of Zita the Spacegirl
Ages 8 and up. Full color. Zita has saved planets, battled monsters, and wrestled with fame. Now, wrongfully imprisoned on a penitentiary planet, she must plot the galaxy's greatest jailbreak, and stop the warden from carrying out his plan of interstellar domination.  
Graphic Novel, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition (simultaneous HC)  
First Second - 2014 - ISBN: 1596438762 / 9781596438767  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026512 $12.99
Heinlein, Robert A.  
Waldo & Magic, Inc.
Waldo: Their aircraft are crashing at an alarming rate, and no one at North Power-Air can figure out why. Desperate, they turn to Waldo, a crippled genius who lives in a zero-g home in orbit around Earth. But Waldo has little reason to want to help the rest of humanity, until he learns that the solution to Earth's problems also holds the key to his own.

Magic, Inc.: Under the guise of an agency for magicians, Magic, Inc. systematically squeezed out the small independent magicians. But one man stands firm. And with the help of an Oxford-educated African shaman and a little old lady adept at black magic, he is willing to take on the demons of Hell to resolve the problem once and for all.  
Collection, 198 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1940 / 1942)  
Baen - 2014 - ISBN: 1476736359 / 9781476736358  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New025980 $14.00
Herron, Mick  
Slough House #1: Slow Horses
A young man is abducted, and his kidnappers threaten to broadcast his beheading live on the Internet. Is the victim who he first appears to be? How are the kidnappers connected with a disgraced journalist? The disgraced MI5 agents of London's Slough House look for answers.  
Novel, 329 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2010 HC  
Soho Crime - 2014 - ISBN: 1616954167 / 9781616954161  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New025605 $9.99
Herron, Mick  
Slough House #2: Dead Lions
When a Cold War-era spy is found dead on a bus outside Oxford, far from his usual haunts, the irascible Jackson Lamb is convinced the man was murdered. As the disgraced MI5 agents of Slough House dig into the case, they uncover a tangle of Cold War secrets leading back to Alexander Popov, who is either a Soviet bogeyman, or the most dangerous man in the world.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2013 UK Crime Writers' Association Gold Dagger (Best Novel)

Recommended by Elizabeth  
Novel, 347 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Soho Crime - 2014 - ISBN: 1616953675 / 9781616953676  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New025604 $16.95
Holyoke, Polly  
Neptune #1: The Neptune Project
Ages 10 and up. Nere has never understood why she feels so much more comfortable in water than on land, until she learns that she has been genetically altered to survive in the ocean. The kids of the Neptune Project will be able to build a better future under the sea, safe from their country's famines, wars, and harsh laws. But to reach the Neptune colony, Nere and her fellow mutates must swim through dangerous waters, relying on their wits, dolphins, and each other to evade undersea creatures - and a government that will stop at nothing to capture them dead or alive.  
Novel, 341 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Disney - 2014 - ISBN: 1423159799 / 9781423159797  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026299 $7.99
Hughes, Alex  
Mindspace #3: Marked
After being kicked out, Adam never expected to set foot inside the Telepath's Guild headquarters again, but they need his help - a strange madness is slowly spreading through the Guild, putting the entire world at risk.  
Novel, 337 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Roc - 2014 - ISBN: 0451466934 / 9780451466938  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New025523 $7.99
Hulick, Douglas  
Tale of the Kin #2: Sworn in Steel
Signed by the author on the title page. Drothe is the newest Gray Prince in the underworld - and he's just been framed for the murder of a fellow crime lord. On the run, Drothe must travel to Djan to find the only person who can clear his name - a friend he betrayed.  
Novel, 499 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Roc - 2014 - ISBN: 0451464478 / 9780451464477  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New020405 $7.99
Hunter, Stephen  
Bob Lee Swagger #09: Sniper's Honor
Signed by the author on the title page. Swagger uncovers why World War II's greatest sniper was erased from history - and why her disappearance still matters today.  
Novel, 414 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Simon & Schuster - 2014 - ISBN: 1451640218 / 9781451640212  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026040 $27.99
Iles, Greg  
Penn Cage #4: Natchez Burning
Publisher's signed edition with custom signature page tipped in; 'Signed First Edition' sticker on front of jacket. Dr. Tom Cage is accused of murdering Viola Turner, a black nurse he worked with in the early 1960s. Every effort to defend his father unearths secrets from the past, leading Penn to a conspiracy involving a vicious KKK crew headed by one of Mississippi's wealthiest and most powerful men, and to a truth that will forever alter his perception of both his father and himself.

Awards:
♦  Shortlisted for the 2014 UK Crime Writers' Association Steel Dagger (Best Thriller)
♦  Finalist for the 2015 Thriller Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 788 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
William Morrow - 2014 - ISBN: 0062311077 / 9780062311078  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026469 $27.99
Jance, J.A.  
J.P. Beaumont #21: Second Watch
Plus bonus novella 'Ring in the Dead', featuring Beaumont as a rookie. After having surgery, a series of dreams takes Beau back to his early days as a Seattle cop, and then to his days in Vietnam. Are they drug-induced hallucinations? He isn't so sure. And when tugging on those threads from long ago leads to present-day murders, his suspicions are confirmed.  
Novel, 452 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Harper - 2014 - ISBN: 006213468X / 9780062134684  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026458 $9.99
Joel, Maggie  
The Past and Other Lies
Nothing poisons the present like lies from the past. Charlotte and Jennifer have a history of amusing misunderstandings about attempted suicide. Their granny Bertha is wrapped in memories of 1920s London, when she and her sister brought new meaning to betrayal. And Bertha's daughter Deirdre is shaped by the night a Nazi bomb destroyed the entire street, and uncovered one of those poisonous lies.  
Novel, 395 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Felony & Mayhem - 2013 - ISBN: 1937384756 / 9781937384753  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022867 $14.95
Johnson, Craig  
Walt Longmire #09: A Serpent's Tooth
Signed by the author on the title page. Cord Lynear, a Mormon 'lost boy', is back in Absaroka County to search for his missing mother, but clues are scarce. Sheriff Longmire, Deputy Victoria Moretti, and Henry Standing Bear embark on a high plains scavenger hunt in hopes of reuniting mother and son. The trail leads them to an interstate polygamy group with a stockpile of weapons.  
Novel, 335 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Penguin - 2014 - ISBN: 014312546X / 9780143125464  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026338 $15.00
Johnson, Kij (editor)  
Nebula Awards Showcase 2014
Some of the short fiction nominated for the awards, plus excerpts from the winning novels.
    Contents
  • Introduction == Kij Johnson
  • About The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America
  • About the Nebula Awards
  • 2012 Nebula Awards Final Ballot
  • Immersion == Aliette de Bodard (Best Short Story winner)
  • Close Encounters == Andy Duncan (Best Novelette winner)
  • After the Fall, Before the Fall, During the Fall == Nancy Kress (Best Novella winner)
  • 2312 (excerpt) == Kim Stanley Robinson (Best Novel winner)
  • The Bookmaking Habits of Select Species == Ken Liu (Best Short Story finalist)
  • Fair Coin (excerpt) == E.C. Myers (Andre Norton Award winner)
  • Five Ways to Fall in Love on Planet Porcelain == Cat Rambo (Best Short Story finalist)
  • About the Damon Knight Grand Master Award
  • Gene Wolfe (essay) == Michael Dirda
  • How to Read Gene Wolfe (essay) == Neil Gaiman
  • Christmas Inn == Gene Wolfe (Damon Knight Memorial Grand Master)
  • About the Rhysling Awards
  • The Library, After == Shira Lipkin (Rhysling Award winner, Best Short Poem)
  • The Curator Speaks in the Department of Dead Languages == Megan Arkenberg (Rhysling Award winner, Best Long Poem)
  • Blue Rose Buddha == Marge Simon (Dwarf Stars Award winner)
  • Past Nebula Award Winners
  • Acknowledgments
  • About the Editor
 
Anthology, 297 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
PYR - 2014 - ISBN: 1616149019 / 9781616149017  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026525 $18.00
Jones, Diana Wynne  
Earwig and the Witch
Ages 8 and up. Disguised as foster parents, Bella Yaga and the Mandrake arrive at the orphanage, and whisk young Earwig off to their mysterious house. Most children would run in terror from a house full of invisible rooms, potions, and spell books, with magic around every corner, but not the clever and intrepid Earwig. With a lot of help from a talking cat, she decides to show the witch who's boss.  
Novel, 117 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Greenwillow - 2014 - ISBN: 0062075136 / 9780062075130  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026474 $5.99
Jungstedt, Mari  
Anders Knutas #5: The Dead of Summer
With Anders Knutas on vacation, assistant commissioner Karin Jacobsson must lead the investigation into the murder of a young father on a Gotland beach.  
Novel, 327 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Stockholm Text - 2013 - ISBN: 9187173980 / 9789187173981  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New025173 $14.95


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