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Uncle Edgar's Newsletter 110
Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
Alphabetical by Author


 
 
Rabe, Peter  
Daniel Port #1 / #2 / #3: Dig My Grave Deep / The Out Is Death / It's My Funeral
Three noir novels featuring criminal deal-broker Daniel Port.

Dig My Grave Deep: Port is the brains behind all the crooked deals that have kept Stoker's gang going over the years. But now there's a supposed reform party in town lead by Bellamy. Trouble is, Bellamy's worse than Stoker, and Port wants out of the whole rotten mess. But Stoker won't let him go, and Bellamy wants Port on his side.

The Out Is Death: Dicky Corday is bullying retired safecracker Abe Dalton to help him plan a robbery. Desperate, Dalton turns to his old friend Port to help him get out of the deal. But Corday is obsessed and won't be stopped.

It's My Funeral: Turning his back on his past, Port heads to Los Angeles, where no one know him, but an unpleasant face from his past shows up - Mulnik wants Port to broker a blackmail scheme.  
Omnibus, 357 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1956 / 1957 / 1957)  
Stark House - 2014 - ISBN: 1933586656 / 9781933586656  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031205 $21.95
Rabe, Peter  
Kill the Boss Good-By / Mission of Vengeance
Kill the Boss Good-by: With his boss Fell gone, Pander temporarily took over the rackets in town, with some ideas of his own about how the bookies should operate. Now Fell is back. Pander thinks the big bosses are behind him, but Fell wants his power back, and nobody is going to stop him from taking it.

Mission for Vengeance: Eight years ago they were running guns. Then something went wrong, and they were running for their lives. Farret spent some time in a South American prison, but now he's back, and out to even the score.  
Omnibus, 292 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1956 / 1958)  
Stark House - 2013 - ISBN: 1933586427 / 9781933586427  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031207 $19.95
Rader-Day, Lori  
Little Pretty Things
Cleaning rooms at a rundown hotel, Juliet has taken to stealing small items from the guests. When an old school rival checks in and winds up murdered, Juliet becomes chief suspect.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2016 Mary Higgins Clark Award
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Anthony Award for Best Paperback Original
 
Novel, 300 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Seventh Street - 2015 - ISBN: 1633880044 / 9781633880047  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031775 $15.95
Reading, Mario  
John Hart #2: The Templar Inheritance
1198: Johannes von Hartelius discovers that the Templars'g most prized possession, the Copper Scroll, has been stolen. 2013: John Hart discovers a message inside the Holy Spear, indicating the possible location of the Copper Scroll in a hollow mountain in Iran, and sets out to retrieve it.  
Novel, 369 pages, Trade Paperback, Later Printing  
Corvus UK - 2015 - ISBN: 1782395334 / 9781782395331  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030645 $12.95
Reed, Hannah (aka Baker, Deb)  
Scottish Highlands #2: Hooked on Ewe
Eden is helping Vicki with the yarn club skein-of-the-month deliveries and preparations for the sheepdog trials on the MacBride farm. When the head of the welcoming committee is strangled with a club member's yarn, Eden investigates.  
Novel, 294 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2015 - ISBN: 0425265838 / 9780425265833  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030831 $7.99
Rickman, Phil  
Night After Night
A Tudor farmhouse turned luxury hotel was abandoned by its owners at the height of its success. The staff has been paid to keep quiet, but stories seep through. A producer plans to make a reality TV show there: a house isolated by its rural situation and its dark reputation; six people - known to the nation but strangers to one another - locked inside; but this time Big Brother is not in control.  
Novel, 526 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Corvus UK - 2015 - ISBN: 0857898728 / 9780857898722  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030652 $12.95
Rimington, Stella  
Liz Carlyle #8: Close Call
Are the weapons for arms deals in Yemen coming from a connection in the UK? Liz Carlyle and her counter-espionage colleagues investigate.  
Novel, 344 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Bloomsbury - 2015 - ISBN: 1620406187 / 9781620406182  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031109 $17.00
Robb, J.D. (aka Roberts, Nora)  
Eve Dallas #40: Obsession in Death
Lt. Eve Dallas has become the object of an obsession. Someone who believes they have a special relationship - and would kill for her, again and again.  
Novel, 353 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Berkley - 2015 - ISBN: 0425278891 / 9780425278895  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030844 $7.99
Robinson, Peter  
Alan Banks #21: Children of the Revolution
The body of a disgraced college lecturer has been found on an abandoned railway line. The man lost his job four years ago, so where did he get the 5000 pounds in his pocket? When the investigation seems to lead back to the 1970s, when the man attended a university known for militant protest, DCI Banks' superior warns him to back off. But Banks isn't about to stop.  
Novel, 336 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
William Morrow - 2015 - ISBN: 006224051X / 9780062240514  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030909 $14.99
Rohmer, Sax  
Bat Wing / Fire-Tongue
Two occult mysteries featuring investigator Paul Harley, Rohmer's homage to Poe's C. Auguste Dupin.

Bat Wing: Occult detective Paul Harley faces his toughest case when he is asked to investigate a case of Voodoo magic at an estate in Surrey.

Fire-Tongue: Occult detective Paul Harley investigates when Sir Charles Abingdon, his newest client, dies suddenly from causes that definitely aren't natural.  
Omnibus, 369 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1921 / 1921)  
Stark House - 2014 - ISBN: 1933586494 / 9781933586496  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031204 $19.95
Rollins, James (aka Clemens, James)  
SIGMA Force #10: The 6th Extinction
A remote research station sends out a distress call, ending with a chilling final command: Kill us all! Personnel from the neighboring base discover everyone is already dead - every living thing for fifty square miles. The land is entirely sterile, and the blight is spreading. Commander Gray Pierce and SIGMA must unravel a threat that rises out of the distant past.  
Novel, 565 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
William Morrow - 2015 - ISBN: 0061785695 / 9780061785696  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030915 $9.99
Rosenfelt, David  
Andy Carpenter #12: Hounded
Andy's cop friend Pete Stanton summons him to a murder scene to take charge of the victim's basset hound and young son. When Pete becomes a suspect in the murder, he needs Andy to defend him, and to find out what really happened that day.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2015 Shamus Award for Best P.I. Novel
 
Novel, 313 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
St. Martin's Minotaur - 2015 - ISBN: 1250055156 / 9781250055156  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031120 $15.99
Roslund, Anders / Hellström, Börge  
Ewert Grens #4: Three Seconds
Inside Sweden's most notorious prison, a botched drug deal involving an undercover Swedish police operative results in a murder. A man who never gives up until he's cracked a case, Detective Inspector Ewert Grens' determination to find the killer threatens to expose the operative's true identity - and may reveal even bigger crimes involving the highest levels of power.  
Novel, 577 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2011 HC  
Quercus - 2014 - ISBN: 1623653517 / 9781623653514  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031422 $9.99
Roslund, Anders / Hellström, Börge  
Ewert Grens #5: Two Soldiers
When two teenage gangsters kidnap a female guard while executing a maximum-security prison break, Jose Pereira of the Organized Crime section teams up with DCI Ewert Grens to track them down.  
Novel, 641 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Quercus - 2015 - ISBN: 1623654645 / 9781623654641  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031423 $9.99
Rowland, Laura Joh  
Sano Ichiro #18: The Iris Fan
Japan, 1709: When the shogun is attacked in his own palace, stabbed with a fan with sharpened iron ribs, Sano Ichiro is restored to the rank of chief investigator to find the culprit.  
Novel, 343 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
St. Martin's Minotaur - 2015 - ISBN: 1250068320 / 9781250068323  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031125 $15.99
Sayers, Dorothy L. - of interest: Walsh, Jill Paton  
Wimsey & Vane #4: The Late Scholar
To settle a dispute among the Fellows of St. Severin's College over the disposition of a valuable manuscript, Peter and Harriet head to Oxford. When several of the fellows die unexpectedly, the Wimseys must uncover what is really going on at the college.

Awards:
♦  Shortlisted for the 2014 UK Crime Writers' Association Historical Dagger
 
Novel, 356 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
St. Martin's Minotaur - 2015 - ISBN: 1250068339 / 9781250068330  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031119 $15.99
Sefton, Maggie  
Knitting #12: Yarn Over Murder
When Andrea Holt is found dead and suspicion falls on longtime House of Lambspun employee Connie, Kelly and the knitters must untangle the crime. Includes knitting pattern and recipe.  
Novel, 289 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2015 - ISBN: 0425258432 / 9780425258439  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030809 $7.99
Shelton, Paige  
Country Cooking School #5: If Onions Could Spring Leeks
Grace the ghost believes she was murdered in 1888, before she could run away with the man she loved. Can Betts and her grandmother solve the mystery behind Grace's demise - and its connection to a modern-day murder? Includes recipes.  
Novel, 293 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2015 - ISBN: 0425269299 / 9780425269299  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030847 $7.99
Shelton, Paige  
Farmers' Market #6: Bushel Full of Murder
A fleet of food trucks has arrived for a two-week visit at the Farmers' Market. Tensions between truck operators and market vendors over their required licenses reach a crescendo when the town's business manager is murdered. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 289 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2015 - ISBN: 0425279804 / 9780425279809  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030816 $7.99
Simenon, Georges  
Maigret #13: The Saint-Fiacre Affair (alternate title: Maigret Goes Home / Maigret and the Countess / Maigret on Home Ground)
An ominous note, predicting the time and place of a death, takes Maigret back to his birthplace.  
Novel, 151 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (new translation of a novel originally published in 1932)  
Penguin - 2015 - ISBN: 0141394757 / 9780141394756  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030732 $11.00
Simenon, Georges  
Maigret #14: The Flemish House (alternate title: The Flemish Shop)
A young woman desperate to clear her family of murder brings Maigret to the town of Givet on the Belgian border. The family's well-kept shop, the sleepy community, and its raging river all hide their own mysteries.  
Novel, 146 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Thus (new translation of a novel originally published in 1932)  
Penguin - 2015 - ISBN: 0141394773 / 9780141394770  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030733 $11.00
Simenon, Georges  
Maigret #16: The Madman of Bergerac
On his way to a well-earned break in the Dordogne, Maigret is pulled into the pursuit of a madman hiding among the seemingly respectable citizens of Bergerac.  
Novel, 145 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Thus (new translation of a novel originally published in 1932)  
Penguin - 2015 - ISBN: 0141394560 / 9780141394565  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030734 $11.00
Slim, Iceberg  
Shetani's Sister
Rucker, an Los Angeles vice detective who is attempting to clean up street prostitution and police corruption, does battle with Shetani, a veteran pimp who controls his whores with violence and heroin.  
Novel, 244 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Vintage Crime / Black Lizard - 2015 - ISBN: 1101872594 / 9781101872598  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031779 $14.95
Smith, Alexander McCall  
No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency #15: The Handsome Man's De Luxe Cafe
Mma Ramotswe's partner Mma Makutsi has decided to branch out on her own and open The Handsome Man's Deluxe Cafe. But when she can't quite manage all the demands of running a business - not to mention the effects of a lightning strike on her building - she will have to accept all the help she can get, even if it comes from a completely unexpected source.  
Novel, 227 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Anchor - 2015 - ISBN: 080416990X / 9780804169905  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031774 $14.95
Smith, Karen Rose  
Caprice De Luca #4: Drape Expectations
Caprice has been hired by a rock star to stage his girlfriend's house, but Alanna is a tough customer who balks at Caprice's ideas. When Alanna is strangled, Caprice sets out to draw back the curtains on the truth.  
Novel, 288 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2015 - ISBN: 1617737704 / 9781617737701  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031818 $7.99


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