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Uncle Edgar's Newsletter 107
Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
Alphabetical by Author


 
 
Naughtie, James  
The Madness of July
Late 1970s: Trained as a spy for a life behind enemy lines, Will Flemying is now rising to the top in politics. But when a bizarre death begins to reveal some of his government's most sensitive secrets, Flemying is drawn back into the dangerous shadows of the Cold War.  
Novel, 392 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Overlook - 2014 - ISBN: 1468309617 / 9781468309614  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New027945 $26.95
Nesbø, Jo  
Harry Hole #06: The Redeemer
Harry Hole, the Oslo police department's best investigator and worst civil servant, pursues a desperate, faceless contract killer on a chase that leads to the darkest corners of the former Yugoslavia.  
Novel, 500 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Vintage Crime / Black Lizard - 2014 - ISBN: 0307742989 / 9780307742988  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New025637 $14.95
Oates, Joyce Carol (editor)  
Prison Noir
Fifteen original stories of prison life, written by inmates.
    Contents
  • Introduction == Joyce Carol Oates
    Part I: Ghosts in the Machine
  • Shuffle == Christopher M. Stephen
  • I Saw an Angel == Sin Soracco
  • Bardos == Scott Gutches
  • Trap == Eric Boyd
  • A Message in the Breath of Allah == Ali F. Sareini
    Part II: Caged Birds Sing
  • Tune-Up == Stephen Geez
  • Foxhole == B.M. Dolarman
  • There Will Be Seeds for Next Year == Zeke Caligiuri
  • Immigrant Song == Marco Verdoni
  • Rat's Ass == Kenneth R. Brydon
    Part III: I Saw the Whole Thing, It Was Horrible
  • Milk and Tea == Linda Michelle Marquardt
  • Angel Eyes == Andre White
  • How eBay Nearly Killed Gary Bridgway == Timothy Pauley
  • 3 Block from Hell == Bryan K. Palmer
  • The Investigation == William Van Poyck
  • About the Contributors
 
Anthology, 254 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Akashic - 2014 - ISBN: 1617752398 / 9781617752391  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New028825 $15.95
Olsen, Gregg  
Waterman & Stark #1: The Girl in the Woods
Forensic pathologist Birdy Waterman and Sheriff Kendall Stark are on the trail of a psychopath whose powers of persuasion seem to have no end.  
Novel, 396 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Pinnacle - 2014 - ISBN: 0786029943 / 9780786029945  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New028307 $9.99
Oppenheim, E. Phillips  
The Great Impersonation
1913: English aristocrat Everard Dominey stumbles out of the East African bush only to come face-to-face with his double, the German Baron von Ragastein. When Dominey returns to London, suspicions rise: is this Dominey, or a German agent infiltrating high society on the eve of war?  
Novel, 288 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1920)  
British Library - 2014 - ISBN: 0712357211 / 9780712357210  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New028681 $15.00
Pajer, Bernadette  
Professor Bradshaw #4: The Edison Effect
1903: When an electrician is found dead in a store window, clutching a festoon of Thomas Edison's holiday lights, Professor Benjamin Bradshaw suspects a dangerous game has been set in motion.  
Novel, 246 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition (simultaneous HC)  
Poisoned Pen - 2014 - ISBN: 1464202524 / 9781464202520  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New028746 $14.95
Palliser, Charles  
Rustication
1863: Opium addict Richard Shenstone has been sent down from Cambridge under a cloud of suspicion. Soon after, graphic and threatening letters begin to circulate among his neighbors, and Richard finds himself suspected of crimes ranging from vivisection to murder.  
Novel, 323 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Norton - 2014 - ISBN: 0393349810 / 9780393349818  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New028701 $15.95
Paretsky, Sara  
V.I. Warshawski #16: Critical Mass
A favor for a friend leads V.I. to a nest of lies, secrets, and silence dating back to the competition between America, Germany, Japan, and England to develop the first atomic bomb. And the people who guard the secrets today will not let go of them without a fight.  
Novel, 544 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Signet - 2014 - ISBN: 045146818X / 9780451468185  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New028227 $9.99
Parker, T. Jefferson  
Full Measure
When his family's avocado ranch is destroyed by a wildfire, Patrick Norris puts his plans on hold to save the family home. After his troubled brother Ted's quest to prove himself goes terribly wrong, Ted tries to disappear. Desperate to find him and salvage what remains of his family, Patrick faces an agonizing choice.  
Novel, 276 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
St. Martin's - 2014 - ISBN: 1250052009 / 9781250052001  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New028004 $25.99
Penny, Louise  
Armand Gamache #10: The Long Way Home
Publisher's signed edition with signature on front free endpaper; 'Signed Edition' sticker on front of jacket. Gamache is happily retired in the village of Three Pines, but when Clara Morrow's husband Peter fails to return on schedule, Gamache agrees to help search for the missing artist. Jean-Guy Beauvoir and Myrna Landers join them on a hunt that takes them deeper and deeper into Quebec.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2014 Agatha Award for Best Contemporary Novel
♦  Finalist for the 2015 Anthony Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 373 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
St. Martin's Minotaur - 2014 - ISBN: 1250022061 / 9781250022066  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New028008 $27.99
Perry, Anne  
William Monk #19: Blind Justice
Victorian London: When Oliver Rathbone tampers with a case in the name of justice, Police Superintendent William Monk must find a way to make things right without betraying his friend.  
Novel, 338 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Ballantine - 2014 - ISBN: 034553672X / 9780345536723  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New028981 $16.00
Perry, Carol J.  
Witch City #1: Caught Dead Handed
Hoping for a reporter's job in Salem, Massachusetts, Lee winds up replacing the murdered psychic who hosted the station's late-night horror movies. Now Lee is starting to wonder if she actually has psychic abilities, and the dead woman's cat O'Ryan is exhibiting some strange powers of his own. As Halloween approaches, Lee must unmask a killer.  
Novel, 393 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2014 - ISBN: 1617733695 / 9781617733697  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New028292 $7.99
Perry, Leigh (aka Kelner, Toni L.P.)  
Family Skeleton #2: The Skeleton Takes a Bow
While his skull is being used to play Yorick in a high school production of Hamlet, Sid the Skeleton witnesses a murder. Now Georgia and her bony buddy are sticking their necks out to catch a killer.  
Novel, 293 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2014 - ISBN: 0425255832 / 9780425255834  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New028235 $7.99
Pitcher, Annabel  
Yours Truly (HC title: Ketchup Clouds)
Ages 14 and up. Zoe has an unconventional pen pal: Mr. Stuart Harris, a convicted murderer on Death Row. She has an unconventional story to tell: how she fell for two boys, betrayed one of them, and killed the other. Mr. Harris may never reply, but at least somebody will know her story - somebody who knows what it's like to kill a person you love. Only through her unusual confession can Zoe hope to atone for her mistakes, and work to put her own life back together.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2014 Edgar Award for Best Young Adult
 
Novel, 261 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Little, Brown - 2014 - ISBN: 0316246786 / 9780316246781  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New028595 $9.00
Quinn, Peter  
Fintan Dunne #3: Dry Bones
Winter, 1945: As the Red Army marches toward Berlin, Fintan Dunne and Dick Van Hull are dropped behind enemy lines to rescue a team of OSS officers working with the Czech resistance. When the plan goes south, they uncover a secret that will change both their lives.  
Novel, 352 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Overlook - 2014 - ISBN: 1468309056 / 9781468309058  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026868 $15.95
Raichev, R.T.  
Darcy & Payne #9: The Killing of Olga Klimt
Antonia Darcy never imagined that taking her grandson to his first day of school would embroil her and her husband in a baffling case of mistaken identity and murder.  
Novel, 242 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand  
Mystery Press UK - 2014 - ISBN: 0750958308 / 9780750958301  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New029148 $14.95
Raybourn, Deanna  
Night of a Thousand Stars
1920s: Poppy Hammond fled her unwanted wedding with the assistance of handsome curate Sebastian Cantrip. After Sebastian disappears under mysterious circumstances, Poppy chases a hunch and the whisper of clues to the East, and gets caught up in the search for a fabled ancient treasure.  
Novel, 356 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
MIRA - 2014 - ISBN: 0778317757 / 9780778317753  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New028784 $14.95
Reed, Hannah (aka Baker, Deb)  
Scottish Highlands #1: Off Kilter
In need of a fresh start, Eden Elliott heads to a village in the Scottish Highlands. When the town's sheep shearer is murdered, can Eden discover the killer?  
Novel, 295 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2014 - ISBN: 042526582X / 9780425265826  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New028255 $7.99
Rendell, Ruth  
Wexford #24: No Man's Nightingale
The Wexfords' gossipy cleaning woman discovers the body of Sarah Hussein, who has been strangled in her vicarage. She was a woman working in a male-dominated profession, a single mother, of mixed race, and working to modernize the Church. Intrigued, the retired inspector leaps at the chance to tag along with the investigators.  
Novel, 275 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Scribner - 2014 - ISBN: 147674713X / 9781476747132  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New028424 $16.00
Rickman, Phil  
Merrily Watkins #01: The Wine of Angels
New vicar Merrily Watkins had never wanted a picture-postcard parish, or a huge haunted vicarage. Ledwardine, steeped in cider and secrets, is a paradise of cobbled streets and timber-framed houses. And also - as Merrily and her daughter Jane discover - a village where horrific murder is a tradition that spans centuries.  
Novel, 591 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1999)  
Corvus UK - 2011 - ISBN: 0857890093 / 9780857890092  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026575 $17.95
Rickman, Phil  
Merrily Watkins #02: Midwinter of the Spirit
When the Bishop offered Merrily Watkins the job of deliverance consultant - formerly known as diocesan exorcist - she was in no position to refuse. Now, as an early winter slices through the city of Hereford, a body is found in the River Wye, an ancient church is desecrated, and signs of evil appear in the cathedral itself, where the tomb of a medieval saint lies in pieces.  
Novel, 539 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1999)  
Corvus UK - 2011 - ISBN: 0857890107 / 9780857890108  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026576 $14.95
Rickman, Phil  
Merrily Watkins #03: A Crown of Lights
When a redundant church in an isolated community on the Welsh border is bought by a young pagan couple, the local minister reacts with fury. Diocesan exorcist Merrily Watkins is expected to keep the lid on the cauldron, but what she learns will seriously test her beliefs. Also, there's the problem of the country lawyer who won't be parted from his dead wife, the mystery of five ancient churches all dedicated to dragonslayer St. Michael, and a killer with an old tradition to guard.  
Novel, 536 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2001)  
Corvus UK - 2011 - ISBN: 0857890115 / 9780857890115  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026577 $16.95
Rickman, Phil  
Merrily Watkins #04: The Cure of Souls
In Herefordshire's hop-growing country, a converted kiln is the scene of a savage murder. When the local vicar refuses to help its new owners cope with the aftermath, diocesan exorcist Merrily Watkins is drawn into a tangle of deceit, corruption, and sexual menace as she uncovers the secrets of a village with a twisted past.  
Novel, 544 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2001)  
Corvus UK - 2011 - ISBN: 0857890123 / 9780857890122  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026578 $14.95
Rickman, Phil  
Merrily Watkins #05: The Lamp of the Wicked
Is the village of Underhowle the home of a serial killer? Hereford DI Francis Bliss is convinced he knows where the bodies are buried, but Merrily wonders if Bliss isn't blinkered by personal ambition. And could the Underhowle deaths be linked to perhaps the most sickening killings in British criminal history?  
Novel, 610 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2003)  
Corvus UK - 2011 - ISBN: 0857890131 / 9780857890139  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026579 $14.95
Rickman, Phil  
Merrily Watkins #06: The Prayer of the Night Shepherd
In a country-house hotel on the Welsh Border, Ben Foley hosts murder mystery weekends, and plans to prove that Conan Doyle based Baskerville Hall on this mansion. This intrigues Jane Watkins, on her first weekend job, but diocesan exorcist Merrily Watkins is unhappy with Foley's plan. Soon Foley's dabbling uncovers more than he can handle: the hall is linked not only to the Victorian fascination with spiritualism and the legacy of a terrifying medieval exorcism, but with a far from fictional chain of deaths.  
Novel, 600 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2004)  
Corvus UK - 2012 - ISBN: 085789014X / 9780857890146  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026580 $14.95


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