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Uncle Edgar's Newsletter 111
Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
Alphabetical by Author


 
 
McHugh, Mary  
Happy Hoofers #3: Cancans, Croissants, and Caskets
On the heels of the Hoofers' French debut, dancing the cancan on a sightseeing cruise down the Seine, murder takes center stage when a very important patron is found dead on the top deck.  
Novel, 255 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2015 - ISBN: 1617733636 / 9781617733635  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032888 $7.99
Melander, Jakob  
Lars Winkler #2: The Scream of the Butterfly
When Copenhagen's mayor is found murdered in his home, detective Lars Winkler is assigned the sensitive case, which is further complicated by the victim's family connections.  
Novel, 394 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
House of Anansi - 2015 - ISBN: 1770894411 / 9781770894419  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033007 $15.95
Meno, Joe (editor)  
Chicago Noir: The Classics
Reprints fifteen short works of crime fiction set in Chicago.
    Contents
  • Introduction
    Part I: The Jazz Age
  • 30 Seconds of Darkness == Harry Stephen Keeler
  • Brothers == Sherwood Anderson
  • Kaddish for the Kid == Max Allan Collins
  • The Man Who Went to Chicago (excerpt) == Richard Wright
    Part II: Noir & Neo-Noir
  • He Swung and He Missed == Nelson Algren
  • I'll Cut Your Throat Again, Kathleen == Fredric Brown
  • The Price of Salt (excerpt) == Patricia Highsmith
  • The Starving Dogs of Little Croatia == Barry Gifford
  • Blue Note == Stuart M. Kaminsky
  • The Whole World Is Watching == Libby Fischer Hellmann
    Part III: Modern Crime
  • Skin Deep == Sara Paretsky
  • Death and the Point Spread == Percy Spurlark Parker
  • One Holy Night == Sandra Cisneros
  • The Thirtieth Amendment == Hugh Holton
  • We Didn't == Stuart Dybek
  • About the Contributors
  • Permissions
  • Acknowledgments
 
Anthology, 249 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition (simultaneous HC)  
Akashic - 2015 - ISBN: 1617752940 / 9781617752940  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032951 $15.95
Meyer, Deon  
Benny Griessel #4: Cobra
Can Cape Town detective Benny Griessel and his team unravel the kidnapping of a famous mathematician and track down a professional killer know as the Cobra?

Awards:
♦  Shortlisted for the 2015 UK Crime Writers' Association International Dagger
 
Novel, 344 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Grove - 2015 - ISBN: 0802124224 / 9780802124227  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033002 $15.00
Muir, T. Frank  
Andy Gilchrist #4: Life for a Life
When a woman's half-frozen body is found, DCI Gilchrist investigates. The trail leads to a turf war between human trafficking rings, with links to Scotland's foremost criminal family and the Home Office.  
Novel, 392 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Academy Chicago - 2015 - ISBN: 1613733240 / 9781613733240  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032063 $14.95
Muller, Marcia / Pronzini, Bill  
Carpenter & Quincannon #3: The Body Snatchers Affair
Two missing bodies and two separate cases take Sabina Carpenter and John Quincannon from the heights above San Francisco Bay to the depths of Chinatown's opium dens.  
Novel, 219 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Forge - 2015 - ISBN: 0765331799 / 9780765331793  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032652 $15.99
Murphy, Shirley Rousseau & Pat  
Misto the Ghost Cat #2: The Cat, the Devil, the Last Escape
Set up to take the fall for a deadly robbery, Morgan Blake faces life in prison. In need of a friend, his young daughter Sammie turns to Misto the ghost cat. Morgan makes friends with an old con named Lee Fontana, and they plan a wily escape to bring the real killer to justice and clear Morgan's name for good.  
Novel, 313 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
William Morrow - 2015 - ISBN: 0062269119 / 9780062269119  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032674 $7.99
Myers, Ann  
Santa Fe Cafe #1: Bread of the Dead
When her kindly landlord is found dead, an apparent suicide, cook Rita Lafitte finds evidence of murder, but the police aren't convinced. Rita teams up with her boss Flori, the town's most celebrated snoop, to investigate. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 354 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
William Morrow - 2015 - ISBN: 0062382276 / 9780062382276  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032671 $7.99
Neville, Stuart  
Belfast #4: The Final Silence
When Rhea Carlisle discovers a serial killer's journal of victims in the house she has inherited from her uncle, she turns to disgraced Belfast police detective Jack Lennon for help.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2015 Edgar Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 340 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Soho Crime - 2015 - ISBN: 1616956151 / 9781616956158  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032783 $15.95
Ng, Celeste  
Everything I Never Told You
1970s Ohio: The Lees are determined that their middle daughter Lydia will fulfill the dreams they couldn't pursue: become a doctor, and be popular at school. When Lydia's body is found in the lake, they are forced to confront the secrets that have been slowly pulling their Chinese-American family apart.

Awards:
♦  Shortlisted for the 2015 UK Crime Writers' Association New Blood Dagger
 
Novel, 293 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Penguin - 2015 - ISBN: 0143127551 / 9780143127550  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032064 $16.00
Ohlsson, Kristina  
Fredrika Bergman #4: Hostage
When an airliner is hijacked and demands are directed at both the Swedish and the US governments, police superintendent Alex Recht, counterterrorism operative Eden Lundell, and investigative analyst Fredrika Bergman team up. Can they save the plane and its passengers?  
Novel, 383 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Atria - 2015 - ISBN: 1476734038 / 9781476734033  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032190 $16.00
Parker, Robert B. - of interest: Coleman, Reed Farrel  
Jesse Stone #13: Blind Spot
Jesse's time at his old Triple-A baseball team's reunion in Los Angeles is cut short. A young woman has been murdered, and her boyfriend, from a prominent Paradise family, is missing and presumed kidnapped. And one of Jesse's former teammates may in fact be his main suspect.  
Novel, 393 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Berkley - 2015 - ISBN: 0425276163 / 9780425276167  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032356 $9.99
Pearce, Michael  
Mamur Zapt #18: The Mouth of the Crocodile
The Sudan, 1913: A dead man is fished out of the River Nile. Was it an accident? A visiting Pasha from the Royal Household believes it was murder, and that he himself was the intended target. Now it's up to Captain Owen, the Mamur Zapt, to uncover the truth.  
Novel, 204 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Severn House - 2015 - ISBN: 1847515665 / 9781847515667  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031834 $17.95
Penny, Louise  
Armand Gamache #11: The Nature of the Beast
Publisher's signed edition with signature on front free endpaper; 'Signed 1st Edition' sticker on front of jacket. Young Laurent tells tales, from alien invasions, to walking trees, to winged beast in the woods, to dinosaurs in Three Pines. But when the boy disappears, the villagers are faced with the possibility that one of his tall tales was true. And what they uncover deep in the forest sets off a dark chain of events.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2015 Agatha Award for Best Contemporary Novel
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Anthony Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 376 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
St. Martin's Minotaur - 2015 - ISBN: 1250022088 / 9781250022080  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032612 $27.99
Penzler, Otto (editor)  
The Big Book of Sherlock Holmes Mysteries
Over eighty pastiches and parodies featuring Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson, by writers both classic and contemporary.  
Anthology, 789 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition (simultaneous HC)  
Vintage Crime / Black Lizard - 2015 - ISBN: 1101872616 / 9781101872611  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032868 $25.00
Perry, Anne  
Christmas #11 / #12: Merry Mysteries: A Christmas Hope / A New York Christmas
A Christmas Hope: Victorian London: When a charming young poet at a gala party is accused of killing a streetwalker who was smuggled in, socialite Claudine Burroughs suspects that a wealthy clique is protecting the real killer.

A New York Christmas: 1904: Delphinia Cardew is headed to New York for her society wedding, and her friend Jemima Pitt is accompanying her. Once there, the groom's brother asks Jemima to track down Delphinia's disgraced mother.  
Omnibus, 364 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2013 / 2014)  
Ballantine - 2015 - ISBN: 1101884827 / 9781101884829  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032867 $16.00
Perry, Anne  
Christmas #13: A Christmas Escape
Hester Monk's brother James, grief-stricken by his wife's recent death, travels to a remote island near Sicily. When things take a turn for the deadly at the isolated hotel, James finds himself trying to unmask a killer and save the small band of guests before tragedy strikes again.  
Novel, 157 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Ballantine - 2015 - ISBN: 0553391410 / 9780553391411  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032852 $18.00
Perry, Anne  
William Monk #20: Blood on the Water
Although Monk witnessed a terrible bombing, it isn't his case. An Egyptian man is quickly tried, and then murdered in prison. When evidence surfaces that proves the dead man innocent, Monk is tasked with finding out what really happened.  
Novel, 309 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Ballantine - 2015 - ISBN: 0345548450 / 9780345548450  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032860 $16.00
Perry, Carol J.  
Witch City #3: Look Both Ways
At an antique shop, Lee purchases a bureau from a home where a famous murder took place. When the antique shop owner is murdered, the police suspect the business partner, but Lee wonders if there's a connection to the bureau. The answer may be revealed by a mirror in the bureau that allows her to tap into her psychic visions.  
Novel, 342 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2015 - ISBN: 1617733733 / 9781617733734  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032895 $7.99
Perry, Leigh (aka Kelner, Toni L.P.)  
Family Skeleton #3: The Skeleton Haunts a House
Sid the skeleton (in a Scooby Doo costume) is at a Halloween haunted house when a real dead body is found. Trapped inside when the police seal the crime scene, he decides to case the joint to figure out who committed the crime.  
Novel, 289 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2015 - ISBN: 0425255859 / 9780425255858  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032384 $7.99
Peters, Ellis  
Brother Cadfael #01: A Morbid Taste for Bones
1137: An expedition to Wales to acquire a saint's remains for Shrewsbury Abbey turns into a murder investigation for Brother Cadfael when a local man who opposed moving the remains is shot dead with a mysterious arrow.  
Novel, 264 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1977)  
Open Road / Mysterious Press - 2014 - ISBN: 1504001931 / 9781504001939  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032071 $14.99
Pressey, Rose  
Haunted Vintage #3: Haunt Couture and Ghosts Galore
A charity fashion show is the perfect chance for Cookie to show off her savvy for a good cause. When a famous fashionista is killed and a PI's ghost asks for Cookie's help, she must untangle a deadly design.  
Novel, 268 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2015 - ISBN: 1617732532 / 9781617732539  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032896 $7.99
Preston, Douglas / Child, Lincoln  
Pendergast #15: Crimson Shore
Publisher's signed edition with signature page tipped in. Pendergast and his ward Constance travel to a Massachusetts village to investigate the theft of a priceless wine collection, and discover a bricked-up niche holding a crumbling skeleton. Then a corpse turns up in the marshes. Is there a connection to a legendary 17th-century witches' colony?  
Novel, 337 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Grand Central - 2015 - ISBN: 1455593915 / 9781455593910  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032475 $27.00
Price, Charlie  
Dead Girl Moon
Ages 12 and up. Runaway Grace, her foster sister JJ, and thief's son Nick discover a dead body. They suspect the murderer is one of the corrupt officials and businessmen who run the small Montana town. When they find themselves suspects, they set out to catch the killer.  
Novel, 263 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Square Fish - 2015 - ISBN: 1250040043 / 9781250040046  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032662 $9.99
Raphael, Kate  
Rania Bakara #1: Murder Under the Bridge
When Palestinian police detective Rania Bakara discovers the body of a foreign woman near her village, no one seems to want her to investigate, but she finds an ally in Chloe, a Jewish-American peace worker. With the help of an annoying Israeli policeman, they work to solve the murder.  
Novel, 329 pages, Trade Paperback, (no indication of edition)  
She Writes - 2015 - ISBN: 1631529609 / 9781631529603  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033022 $16.95


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