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Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
Alphabetical by Author


 
 
Kellerman, Faye  
Decker & Lazarus #22: Murder 101
Peter and Rina have moved to a college town in upstate New York. Rina is adapting, but Decker is bored at the Greenbury police department. Then a break-in at the cemetery reveals that a mausoleum's Tiffany panels have been replaced by forgeries, and a young woman is murdered at a local college.  
Novel, 483 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Harper - 2015 - ISBN: 0062270192 / 9780062270191  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New029929 $9.99
King, Laurie R.  
Mary Russell #13: Dreaming Spies
Signed by the author on the title page. En route from India to California, Russell and Holmes plan to spend some time in Japan. Aboard ship, a young Japanese woman agrees to tutor the couple in Japanese language and customs. But Russell can't shake the feeling that Haruki Sato is not who she claims to be. In Japan, Russell's suspicions are confirmed in a most surprising way. From the glorious city of Tokyo to the cavernous library at Oxford, Russell and Holmes race to solve a mystery involving international extortion, espionage, and shocking secrets that, if revealed, could spark revolution and topple an empire.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2015 Agatha Award for Best Historical Mystery
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Bruce Alexander Award for Best Historical Mystery
 
Novel, 331 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Bantam - 2015 - ISBN: 0345531795 / 9780345531797  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030452 $26.00
Klise, James  
The Art of Secrets
Ages 12 and up. When Saba Khan's apartment burns, possibly a hate crime, her high school rallies around her. Then a piece of art, donated to a school fundraiser for the Khans, is revealed to be an unknown work by a famous artist, worth a fortune. Students and teachers alike debate who should get the money, pointing fingers and making startling accusations.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2015 Edgar Award for Best Young Adult Mystery
 
Novel, 255 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Algonquin - 2015 - ISBN: 1616204826 / 9781616204822  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030955 $9.95
Krueger, William Kent  
Cork O'Connor #14: Windigo Island
When the body of a teenage Ojibwe girl washes up on the shore of an island in Lake Superior, the residents of the nearby reservation whisper that it was the work of a monstrous Windigo, or a vengeful spirit called Michi Peshu. But such stories don't solve the mystery of how the girl and her friend Mariah disappeared a year ago. Mariah's family asks Cork O'Connor to look for their missing daughter.  
Novel, 339 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Atria - 2015 - ISBN: 1476749248 / 9781476749242  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030370 $16.00
Läckberg, Camilla  
Patrik Hedstrom #5: The Hidden Child
Erica Falck searches for answers about her family's World War II activities; when a man who refused to answer her questions meets a violent death soon after, detective Patrik Hedstrom is drawn into the murder investigation. Who would kill to bury secrets so old?  
Novel, 526 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Pegasus - 2015 - ISBN: 1605988324 / 9781605988320  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030516 $15.95
Leon, Donna  
Gondola
The story of the quintessential Venetian boat, accompanied by a CD of barcaroles, popular Italian boat songs.  
Nonfiction, Hardcover  
Atlantic Monthly - 2014 - ISBN: 0802122663 / 9780802122667  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued.  
Already Received   ID: #New026322 $27.50
Leon, Donna  
Guido Brunetti #23: By Its Cover
Someone has stolen pages out of several rare books at a prestigious Venetian library. Surely the culprit must be the man who requested the volumes, a professor from the US. The problem? The man fled the library earlier, and a check of his credentials proves he doesn't exist. The suspects multiply, and when a seemingly harmless theologian, who had spent years reading at the library, turns up murdered, Commissario Brunetti must question his expectations about what makes a person innocent or guilty.  
Novel, 237 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Grove - 2015 - ISBN: 0802123473 / 9780802123473  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New029668 $16.00
Leon, Donna  
Guido Brunetti #24: Falling in Love
Publisher's signed edition with custom signature page tipped in. Back in Venice to sing at La Fenice, Flavia Petrelli is alarmed by excessive gifts from an anonymous fan. When a young singer who caught Flavia's attention is attacked, Commissario Brunetti must find the obsessive fan before anyone else is harmed.  
Novel, 264 pages, Hardcover, 1st US Edition  
Atlantic Monthly - 2015 - ISBN: 0802123538 / 9780802123534  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030587 $26.00
Locke, Hillary Bell  
Collar Robber
Pittsburgh lawyer Cynthia Jakubek and insurance loss prevention specialist Jay Davidovich work together on a case of art theft.  
Novel, 296 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand (simultaneous HC)  
Poisoned Pen - 2015 - ISBN: 1464203369 / 9781464203367  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030549 $14.95
MacLeod, Torquil  
Anita Sundstrom #1: Meet Me in Malmo
Arriving in Malmo, Sweden, to interview film director Mick Roslyn, journalist Ewan Strachan discovers the corpse of Roslyn's film star wife. And then Inspector Anita Sundstrom arrests Ewan for the murder.  
Novel, 290 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2010 HC  
McNidder & Grace - 2015 - ISBN: 085716113X / 9780857161130  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030971 $14.95
Marani, Diego  
God's Dog
Italy is now a theocratic state ruled by the Vatican, and Domingo Salazar, a Dominican monk, is a Vatican secret agent, dedicated to rooting out nonbelievers and heretics. Recalled to Rome from the relative freedom of Amsterdam, where he was devoted to bringing down secularism in a number of ways, he is assigned the task of tracking down a group of secular terrorists who secretly arrange euthanasia for terminally ill hospital patients.  
Novel, 146 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st UK Edition  
Dedalus - 2014 - ISBN: 1909232513 / 9781909232518  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030984 $15.99
McKinty, Adrian  
Troubles #4: Gun Street Girl
Belfast, 1985: Did Michael Kelly really shoot his parents point blank and then jump off a nearby cliff? Despite a suicide note, Catholic cop Sean Duffy suspects otherwise. New evidence leads elsewhere: gun runners, arms dealers, the British government, and a rogue American agent. Duffy is sure he's getting on the right track when agents from MI5 show up and try to recruit him, which would take him off the investigation.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for Australia's 2015 Ned Kelly Award for Best Novel
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Edgar Award for Best Paperback Original
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Anthony Award for Best Paperback Original
 
Novel, 311 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Seventh Street - 2015 - ISBN: 1633880001 / 9781633880009  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030476 $15.95
McNamara, Frances  
Emily Cabot #5: Death at Chinatown
1896: Amateur sleuth Emily Cabot meets two young Chinese women who have recently received medical degrees. When one of the women is accused of poisoning a Chinese herbalist, Emily once again finds herself in the midst of a murder investigation.  
Novel, 210 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand  
Allium - 2014 - ISBN: 0989053555 / 9780989053556  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031329 $15.99
McPherson, Catriona  
Come to Harm
Japanese exchange student Keiko Nishisato has never met friendlier people than the folks in Painchton, Scotland. But a lot of young women seem to leave this little town - and as Keiko discovers more, she can't tell where her fears end and the real nightmare begins.  
Novel, 343 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Midnight Ink - 2015 - ISBN: 0738743879 / 9780738743875  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031211 $14.99
Melander, Jakob  
Lars Winkler #1: The House That Jack Built
Someone is murdering prostitutes, preserving the bodies, and removing the eyes with surgical precision; Copenhagen DI Lars Winkler is in charge of the case.  
Novel, 365 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
House of Anansi - 2015 - ISBN: 177089439X / 9781770894396  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030600 $15.95
Mitchell, Gladys  
Mrs. Bradley #06: The Devil at Saxon Wall
In the quaint village of Saxon Wall, eccentric villagers and stories of curses, demons, and blood sacrifices abound, so much so that Hannibal Jones calls in his good friend Mrs. Bradley. An alarming tale, of a missing baby and suspicious deaths, comes to light, and soon Bradley and Jones are at the center of a mystery fraught with conspiracy, murder, and witchcraft.  
Novel, 285 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1935)  
Thomas & Mercer - 2014 - ISBN: 1477818766 / 9781477818763  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New027623 $14.95
Mitchell, Gladys  
Mrs. Bradley #25: The Echoing Strangers
Mrs. Bradley finds a way to communicate with a deaf-mute teenage boy, who then leads police to a body chained to the underside of a boathouse dinghy. But how did he know the location of the body? Was he involved in the crime?  
Novel, 246 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1952)  
Thomas & Mercer - 2014 - ISBN: 1477818952 / 9781477818954  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New027624 $14.95
Mitchell, Gladys  
Mrs. Bradley #42: Dance to Your Daddy
An unknown relative, Romilly Lestrange, asks Mrs. Bradley for her psychiatric opinion of his wife Rosamund, claiming she has taken to tossing items and pets off a cliff. But Rosamund tells a tale of repression and deceit at the hands of her captor. When news of a family inheritance arises, and another relative's body is found, Mrs. Bradley needs all of her psychoanalytical and sleuthing skills to uncover the truth.  
Novel, 246 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1969)  
Thomas & Mercer - 2014 - ISBN: 1477819126 / 9781477819128  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New027625 $14.95
Morrigan, Laura  
Call of the Wilde #3: Horse of a Different Killer
Grace got a message from Anthony Ortega, her sister's abusive ex, asking for her help. Now Ortega is dead, and Grace is inclined to let the matter rest, until her sister becomes a suspect in his murder. Grace's only lead is the disappearance of a horse Ortega planned to buy.

Recommended by Elizabeth  
Novel, 294 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2015 - ISBN: 0425257215 / 9780425257210  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New029826 $7.99
Muller, Marcia  
Sharon McCone #31: The Night Searchers
Hired to investigate a new client's stories of devil worshippers performing human sacrifices, PI Sharon McCone starts looking into the activities of a treasure hunting group the client's husband is involved with.  
Novel, 290 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Grand Central - 2015 - ISBN: 1455527920 / 9781455527922  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030293 $8.00
Nesbø, Jo  
Blood on Snow
Publisher's signed edition with signature page tipped in; 'Signed First Edition' sticker on front of jacket. 1970s: Olav works for Oslo's crime kingpin, 'fixing' anyone who causes the man trouble. But it's becoming clear to Olav that the more you know about what your boss is doing, the more your boss might want you 'fixed' yourself - especially if you've fallen in love with his wife.  
Novel, 208 pages, Hardcover, 1st US Edition  
Knopf - 2015 - ISBN: 0385354193 / 9780385354196  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030456 $23.95
Ocker, J.W.  
Poe-Land: The Hallowed Haunts of Edgar Allan Poe
Ocker explores Poe's legacy, touring his homes, examining artifacts from his life - locks of his hair, pieces of his coffin, original manuscripts, his boyhood bed - and visiting the many memorials dedicated to him. Along the way, Ocker meets people - actors, museum managers, collectors, historians - who have dedicated some part of their lives to Poe and his legacy.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2015 Edgar Award for Best Critical / Biographical
♦  Finalist for the 2015 Anthony Award for Best Critical or Nonfiction Work
 
Nonfiction, 384 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Countryman - 2015 - ISBN: 1581572212 / 9781581572216  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030274 $18.95
Orgain, Diana  
Love or Money #1: A First Date with Death
Can Georgia find love on reality TV? Ten men. Ten adventurous dates. What could go wrong? For starters, a faulty bungee cord that hurls her first date into a tragic spiral off the Golden Gate bridge.  
Novel, 297 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2015 - ISBN: 0425271684 / 9780425271681  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New029824 $7.99
Parker, Robert B. - of interest: Atkins, Ace  
Spenser #43: Cheap Shot
A pro football player's agent hires Spenser to find the men he claims have been harassing his client. When the player's son is kidnapped, it will take both Hawk and Sixkill to watch Spenser's back and get the child home safely.  
Novel, 361 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Berkley - 2015 - ISBN: 0425275191 / 9780425275191  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030792 $9.99
Paul, Elliot  
Homer Evans #1: The Mysterious Mickey Finn
When philanthropist Hugo Weiss vanishes on a visit to Paris, intrepid American detective Homer Evans turns his keen intellect and remarkable intuition towards solving the puzzle, with some help from his sharpshooting girlfriend. The case plunges them into a maelstrom of kidnapping, art forgery, tax evasion, murder, and a plot to restore the French monarchy.  
Novel, 256 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1939)  
Dover - 2014 - ISBN: 0486247511 / 9780486247519  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031324 $9.95


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