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Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
Alphabetical by Author


 
 
 
Mystery Scene #140
Articles about Ingrid Thoft; Raymond Chandler in the comics; more.  
Magazine, 72 pages, Magazine, 1st Edition  
KBS Communications - 2015 - ISBN: mystscene140  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032046 $7.50
Ace, Cathy  
Cait Morgan #6: The Corpse with the Diamond Hand
When a man drops dead in the games room of their cruise ship, honeymooners Cait and Bud can't help but lend their expertise to the investigation.  
Novel, 265 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
TouchWood - 2015 - ISBN: 1771511443 / 9781771511445  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033005 $14.95
Alan, Isabella (aka Flower, Amanda)  
Amish Quilt Shop #4: Murder, Plainly Read
Librarian Austina Shaker isn't afraid to make waves to get books to her patrons, including the Amish ones. A cranky Old Order Bishop has vowed to ruin her - which just might happen when he's found dead in her bookmobile. Can Angie and the quilters find the real killer?  
Novel, 348 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Obsidian - 2015 - ISBN: 045147502X / 9780451475022  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032388 $7.99
Alaux, Jean-Pierre / Balen, Noël  
Winemaker Detective #07: Flambe in Armagnac
When a fire ravages the warehouse of one of Armagnac's top estates, killing the master distiller, wine expert Benjamin Cooker is called in to estimate the losses. But Cooker and his assistant Virgile have questions. Did the old alembic explode? Was it really an accident? Why is the estate owner penniless, and how legal are his dealings?  
Novel, 147 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand  
Le French - 2015 - ISBN: 1939474418 / 9781939474414  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032095 $12.95
Alaux, Jean-Pierre / Balen, Noël  
Winemaker Detective #08: Montmartre Mysteries
While wine expert Benjamin Cooker is visiting an old friend in the Montmartre neighborhood of Paris, an attempted murder brings the past into the present.  
Novel, 146 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand  
Le French - 2015 - ISBN: 1939474477 / 9781939474476  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033024 $12.95
Alaux, Jean-Pierre / Balen, Noël  
Winemaker Detective #09: Backstabbing in Beaujolais
Wine expert Benjamin Cooker is called in to help a newcomer in the midst of a bitter rivalry with an established Beaujolais estate.  
Novel, 163 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand  
Le French - 2015 - ISBN: 1939474531 / 9781939474537  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033025 $12.95
Andrews, Donna  
Meg Langslow #18: The Nightingale Before Christmas
An untenanted house is being decorated for the holidays, each room by a different decorator, including Mother. Meg gets talked into helping out, but when rooms start being sabotaged and a designer turns up dead, can Meg catch the real killer in time to save Mother from the indignity of arrest?  
Novel, 295 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
St. Martin's - 2015 - ISBN: 1250049598 / 9781250049599  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032540 $8.99
Audry, Richard  
King Harald #2: King Harald's Heist
Signed by the author on the title page. King Harald has a kennel full of trouble in store for Andy Skyberg, beginning with a pilfered thousand-dollar bill and a naughty garden gnome. Before long, New Bergen, Minnesota's favorite crime-sniffing pooch finds even more deep doo-doo to drag his human into.  
Novel, 295 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand  
Conger Road - 2015 - ISBN: 0985019654 / 9780985019655  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031976 $12.99
Aykol, Esmahan  
Kati Hirschel #2: Baksheesh
When her landlady announces an outrageous rent increase, Istanbul mystery bookstore owner Kati Hirschel decides to grease a few palms to find a new home. A large apartment with a view over the Bosphorus at a bargain price is a dream come true - until a man is found murdered there and Kati becomes the prime suspect.  
Novel, 253 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st UK Edition  
Bitter Lemon Press - 2013 - ISBN: 1908524049 / 9781908524041  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032096 $14.95
Aykol, Esmahan  
Kati Hirschel #3: Divorce Turkish Style
When the young wife of a wealthy Istanbul industrialist is found dead, the police think it's an accident, but mystery bookstore owner Kati Hirschel suspects something more sinister.  
Novel, 252 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Bitter Lemon - 2015 - ISBN: 190852457X / 9781908524577  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032957 $14.95
Barca, Antonio Jiménez  
Unpaid Debts
Returning from his poorly paid job in a shabby Madrid office, Pablo Esteban runs into a friend from his teen years. When the friend is murdered soon after, Pablo will be forced to collaborate with the police investigation, and revisit his past.  
Novel, 321 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand  
Hispabooks - 2015 - ISBN: 8494349627 / 9788494349621  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032965 $17.00
Barron, Stephanie (aka Mathews, Francine)  
Jane Austen #12: Jane and the Twelve Days of Christmas
Christmas Eve, 1814: Invited to spend the holidays with family and friends at the ancestral home of the prominent Chute family, Jane investigates when a guest dies under suspicious circumstances.  
Novel, 323 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Soho Crime - 2015 - ISBN: 1616955724 / 9781616955724  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032877 $16.95
Blake, Heather (aka Webber, Heather)  
Magic Potion #3: Ghost of a Potion
When her boyfriend's mother is found standing over Haywood Dodd's dead body, holding the murder weapon, Carly would love to find the real killer. But with Halloween approaching, Carly is beset by ghosts flocking to her for help - including a very persistent Haywood Dodd.  
Novel, 309 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Obsidian - 2015 - ISBN: 0451416325 / 9780451416322  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032387 $7.99
Brandon, Ali  
Black Cat Bookshop #5: Plot Boiler
When bookseller Darla Pettistone decides to organize a block party, the local shop owners are thrilled, except the coffee shop owner. And when bookstore cat Hamlet finds a dead body, it's clear a killer has crashed the party.  
Novel, 291 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2015 - ISBN: 0425261557 / 9780425261552  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032403 $7.99
Bridges, Victor  
Trouble on the Thames
When a former acquaintance is trapped into betraying British secrets to a Nazi agent, naval officer Owen Bradwell is sent to spy on the spy, traveling down the Thames on a surveillance trip disguised as a fishing weekend.  
Novel, 222 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1945)  
Poisoned Pen / British Library - 2015 - ISBN: 1464204934 / 9781464204937  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033032 $12.95
Brons, Janet  
Hay & Forsyth #2: Not a Clue
As DCI Stephen Hay investigates the London murder of a young Canadian woman, RCMP inspector Liz Forsyth works on the murder of a young Chechen woman who was killed at the gates of the Russian embassy in Ottawa.  
Novel, 180 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
TouchWood - 2015 - ISBN: 1771511478 / 9781771511476  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033004 $14.95
Buckley, Julia  
Undercover Dish #1: The Big Chili
Lilah Drake's business discreetly provides clients with delicious, fresh-cooked meals they can claim they cooked themselves. When one of her dishes is used to poison a woman, Lilah will have to find the culprit fast to keep her business undercover. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 293 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2015 - ISBN: 0425275906 / 9780425275900  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032382 $7.99
Butler, Dori Hillestad  
Haunted Library #6: The Ghost at the Fire Station
Ages 6 and up. When Claire hears about a ghost at the fire station, she and her ghostly companion Kaz investigate.  
Novel, 128 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition (simultaneous HC)  
Grosset & Dunlap - 2015 - ISBN: 0448483343 / 9780448483344  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032766 $4.99
Camilleri, Andrea  
Montalbano #19: A Beam of Light
Three crimes demand Inspector Montalbano's attention: the robbery and assault of a wealthy merchant's young wife; the theft of art work; and the search for arms dealers, which takes him deep into the Sicilian countryside.  
Novel, 274 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Penguin - 2015 - ISBN: 0143126431 / 9780143126430  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032299 $16.00
Cantwell, Laureen P. (editor) / Gill, Leonard (editor)  
Memphis Noir
Fifteen original crime stories set in Memphis, Tennessee.
    Contents
  • Introduction
    Part I: Beale and the Bluff
  • Her Better Devils == David Wesley Williams
  • Heartbreak at Graceland == Kaye George
  • Through Valleys == James Hatley
    Part II: Memphis Blues
  • The Panama Limited == Richard J. Alley
  • Green-Eyed Blues == Dwight Fryer
  • The Never Never Is Forever == Adam Shaw and Penny Register-Shaw
  • Chain of Custody == Lee Martin
    Part III: Memphis Misfits
  • There Is No Rest == Arthur Flowers
  • A Game of Love == Suzanne Berube Rorhus
  • Mother == Ehi Ike
  • Battle == Stephen Clements
    Part IV: Abandoned Memphis
  • Stinkeye == Cary Holladay
  • A Shut-and-Open Case == John Bensko
  • Night Flight == Sheree Renée Thomas
  • Tell Him What You Want == Troy L. Wiggins
  • About the Contributors
 
Anthology, 280 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Akashic - 2015 - ISBN: 1617753114 / 9781617753114  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032952 $15.95
Carl, JoAnna  
Chocoholic #14: The Chocolate Clown Corpse
It's been a month since a complete stranger was arrested for killing Clowning Around shop owner Moe Davidson. When Lee finds Moe's widow unconscious in the shuttered shop, she wonders if the real killer is still at large. And, since it's Clown Week, there are so many potential suspects in grease paint and floppy shoes it's not even funny.  
Novel, 230 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Obsidian - 2015 - ISBN: 0451466187 / 9780451466181  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032405 $7.99
Carlisle, Kate  
Fixer-Upper #3: Crowned and Moldering
Shannon is happy to get her handywoman hands on her boyfriend's Victorian lighthouse mansion, but during demolition, a grisly discovery is made: the bones of a girl who disappeared fifteen years ago.  
Novel, 320 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Obsidian - 2015 - ISBN: 0451469216 / 9780451469212  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032407 $7.99
Casey, Donis  
Alafair Tucker #8: All Men Fear Me
The US has finally entered the Great War, and Charlie Tucker has taken a part-time war job at the brick company. When machine breakdowns delay production and a couple of shift supervisors are murdered, everyone suspects sabotage, some blaming German spies, others blaming union organizers and socialists. But Charlie is sure he knows who the culprit is, and comes up with a plan to catch him.  
Novel, 302 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition (simultaneous HC)  
Poisoned Pen - 2015 - ISBN: 1464204705 / 9781464204708  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033039 $15.95
Celestin, Ray  
The Axeman (UK title: The Axeman's Jazz)
New Orleans, 1919: As a serial killer stalks the city, three individuals set out to unmask him: Michael Talbot, head of the official police investigation; Luca d'Andrea, an ex-cop just out of prison and back to working for the Mafia; and Ida Davis, a secretary at the Pinkerton Detective Agency who has a fondness for Sherlock Holmes stories.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2015 Thriller Award for Best First Novel
♦  Shortlisted for the 2014 UK Crime Writers' Association New Blood Dagger
 
Novel, 420 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Sourcebooks Landmark - 2015 - ISBN: 1492609161 / 9781492609162  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033160 $14.99
Childs, Laura  
Scrapbooking #12: Gossamer Ghost
When the antiques dealer in the shop next door is murdered, and a priceless death mask is stolen, Carmela can't resist the urge to investigate. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 308 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2015 - ISBN: 0425266672 / 9780425266670  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032377 $7.99


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