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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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Clare, Alys  
Aelf Fen #6: Blood of the South
When a devastating flood hits, a body is washed up at Aelf Fen; Lassair, in the company of a sheriff's officer, wonders if she is dealing with murder.  
Novel, 230 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Severn House - 2015 - ISBN: 184751541X / 9781847515414  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030610 $17.95
Connelly, Michael  
Harry Bosch #19: The Burning Room
When a man succumbs to complications from being shot by a stray bullet nine years earlier, Harry Bosch and rookie detective Lucia Soto catch the case. As they pull new leads from old information, they discover the shooting may have been anything but random.  
Novel, 459 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Hachette Vision - 2015 - ISBN: 1455524182 / 9781455524181  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032436 $9.99
Connelly, Michael  
Harry Bosch #20 / Mickey Haller #6: The Crossing
Signed by the author on the title page. The murder rap against his client seems ironclad, but defense attorney Mickey Haller is sure it's a setup, and turns to Harry Bosch for help. With secret help from his former LAPD partner Lucia Soto, Bosch turns the investigation inside the police department.  
Novel, 388 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Little, Brown - 2015 - ISBN: 0316391336 / 9780316391337  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032474 $28.00
Connolly, John  
Night Music: Nocturnes Volume 2
Thirteen tales of the supernatural, from stories of the monstrous to fables of fantastic libraries and haunted books, and more.
    Contents
  • The Caxton Private Lending Library & Book Depository
  • The Blood of the Lamb
  • A Dream of Winter
  • The Lamia
  • The Hollow King: From the Universe of The Book of Lost Things
  • The Children of Dr. Lyall
  • The Fractured Atlas - Five Fragments
  • The Dread and Fear of Kings
  • The Djinn
  • Mud
  • The Wanderer in Unknown Realms
  • And In Darkness Shall We Dwell
  • Razorshins
  • OnThe Anatomization of an Unknown Man (1637) by Frans Mier
  • A Haunting
  • Lazarus
  • Holmes on the Range: A Tale of the Caxton Private Lending Library & Book Depository
  • I Live Here
  • Acknowledgments
 
Collection, 443 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Atria - 2015 - ISBN: 1501118366 / 9781501118364  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032189 $17.00
Copperman, E.J. (aka Cohen, Jeffrey)  
Samuel Hoenig #2: The Question of the Unfamiliar Husband
Samuel puts his Asperger's traits to good use, successfully answering questions for clients. But when his newest client asks about the true identity of her so-called husband, Samuel turns to Janet Washburn for insight into a subject that's beyond his grasp - marriage. When the spouse turns up dead in Samuel's office, they face a new question: who killed the unfamiliar husband?  
Novel, 279 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Midnight Ink - 2015 - ISBN: 073874350X / 9780738743509  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033125 $14.99
Cornwell, Bernard  
Saxon Tales #01: The Last Kingdom (TV tie-in edition)
9th century CE: The Danes storm onto English soil, hungry for spoils, taking kingdom after kingdom until only one remains unconquered. Now the fate of England, and the course of history, rests on one man, one king.  
Novel, 333 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2005)  
Harper - 2015 - ISBN: 006243862X / 9780062438621  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032714 $15.99
Cornwell, Bernard  
Saxon Tales #02: The Pale Horseman (TV tie-in edition)
9th century CE: Uhtred, a dispossessed young nobleman, was raised by Danish invaders, but is tied to imperiled Wessex by birth and marriage. Where should his allegiance lie? When the Danes attack, he chooses to stand beside the fugitive King Alfred.  
Novel, 349 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2005)  
Harper - 2015 - ISBN: 0062438638 / 9780062438638  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032715 $15.99
Crais, Robert  
Cole & Pike #16: The Promise
Signed by the author on the title page; 'Signed Copy' sticker on front of jacket. PI Elvis Cole and his partner Joe Pike team up with LA cop Scott James and his patrol dog Maggie on an investigation that leads from inner-city drug traffickers to Afghan war veterans with ties to a terrorist cell.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Shamus Award for Best P.I. Novel
 
Novel, 402 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Putnam - 2015 - ISBN: 039916149X / 9780399161490  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New027931 $27.95
Cronin, Doreen  
Chicken Squad #1: The First Misadventure
Ages 7 and up. Meet the Chicken Squad: Dirt, Sugar, Poppy, and Sweetie. Not your typical barnyard puffs of fluff, and they are not about to spend their days pecking chicken feed and chasing bugs - they're too busy solving mysteries. That round, shiny, green, big thing in the yard? What if it's a UFO full of aliens who want chickens as pets? It's up to the Chicken Squad to crack a case that just might be out of this world.  
Novel, 95 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Atheneum - 2015 - ISBN: 1442496770 / 9781442496774  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032218 $6.99
Cutts, Lisa  
Nina Foster #2: Remember, Remember
DC Foster finds herself at the center of a complex case when she uncovers evidence linking the cold case she's working, a 1964 train crash, to a recent spate of heroin-related deaths.  
Novel, 325 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Myriad UK - 2015 - ISBN: 1908434392 / 9781908434395  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032936 $13.95
Davison, Anita  
Flora Maguire #1: Murder on the Minneapolis
1900: While escorting her charge home to London aboard the luxury liner S.S. Minneapolis, young governess Flora Maguire finds the body of a man at the bottom of a companionway. His death is pronounced an accident, but she is unconvinced, and starts asking questions.  
Novel, 319 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Robert Hale UK - 2015 - ISBN: 1910208264 / 9781910208267  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032938 $15.95
DiSilverio, Laura  
The Reckoning Stones
After accusing the pastor of her close-knit religious community of molesting her, young Mercy Asher is branded a liar, and runs away on the night someone beats the pastor into a coma and kills his wife. Twenty years later, when he wakes up, she returns home to reconnect with her mother, her best friend, and her boyfriend, who harbor secrets she must unearth to find a killer.  
Novel, 334 pages, Trade Paperback, Later Printing  
Midnight Ink - 2015 - ISBN: 0738745111 / 9780738745114  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033124 $14.99
Dunnett, Kaitlyn (aka Emerson, Kathy Lynn)  
Liss MacCrimmon #8: Ho-Ho-Homicide
Liss and Dan expect a relaxing getaway when an old friend from high school asks them to spend a week at her family's Christmas tree farm. But a series of 'accidents' puts Liss on the trail of a killer who's been lurking among the pines.  
Novel, 294 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Kensington - 2015 - ISBN: 0758292856 / 9780758292858  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032890 $7.99
Eskens, Allen  
The Guise of Another
Minnesota police detective Alexander Rupert is under subpoena on suspicion of corruption, and has been reassigned to the Fraud Unit. When he happens across a complex case of identity theft, he sees a chance to rehabilitate his reputation; the case proves far more dangerous than he expected.  
Novel, 265 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Seventh Street - 2015 - ISBN: 1633880761 / 9781633880764  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032862 $15.95
Flake, Sharon G.  
Unstoppable Octobia May
Ages 8 and up. 1953: In a southern African-American community, ten-year-old Octobia May lives in Auntie's boarding house. When Octobia May starts to question the folks in her world, an adventure and a mystery bring troubling questions. Who is black and who is 'passing' for white? And is Mr. Davenport in room 204 really a vampire, or something else entirely?  
Novel, 278 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Scholastic - 2015 - ISBN: 0545609623 / 9780545609623  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033108 $6.99
Fossum, Karin  
Inspector Sejer #07: The Murder of Harriet Krohn
A former gambler, intent on paying off his debts to win his daughter's forgiveness, planned to steal an old woman's antique silver collection. He didn't expect her to put up a fight. The only clue Inspector Sejer and his team find in the apartment is an abandoned bouquet.  
Novel, 242 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Mariner - 2015 - ISBN: 0544570197 / 9780544570191  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033050 $14.95
Frederick, Heather Vogel  
Pumpkin Falls #1: Absolutely Truly
Ages 8 and up. Truly's family has moved to Pumpkin Falls, New Hampshire, to run a struggling bookstore that's been in the family for one hundred years. After Truly finds an undelivered letter inside a valuable autographed first edition of Charlotte's Web, and the book goes missing, what's inside the envelope leads Truly and her friends on a madcap treasure hunt around town, chasing clues that could spell danger.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2015 Edgar Award for Best Juvenile Mystery
 
Novel, 359 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Simon & Schuster - 2015 - ISBN: 1442429739 / 9781442429734  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032219 $7.99
Gies, Joseph / Gies, Frances  
Life in a Medieval Castle
A look at day to day life in a medieval castle throughout the year. The authors let medieval people speak for themselves through selections from journals, songs, and account books.  
Nonfiction, 272 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1974)  
Harper Perennial - 2015 - ISBN: 0062414798 / 9780062414793  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032723 $15.99
Gilbert, Paul D.  
Sherlock Holmes and the Unholy Trinity
Holmes and Watson head to the Vatican to investigate the murder of Cardinal Tosca, who was involved in work of a controversial nature, and killed while working on the translation of an ancient scroll.  
Novel, 222 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Robert Hale UK - 2015 - ISBN: 071981300X / 9780719813009  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032928 $29.95
Griffiths, Elly  
Galloway & Nelson #7: The Ghost Fields
The discovery of a downed World War II plane with a body inside leads forensic archaeologist Ruth Galloway and DCI Harry Nelson to the secrets of the wealthy Blackstock family.  
Novel, 367 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Mariner - 2015 - ISBN: 0544577868 / 9780544577862  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033049 $14.95
Haddock, Nancy  
Silver Six #1: Basket Case
A call from detective Eric Shoar brings Nixy to Lilyvale, Arkansas, to check on her Aunt Sherry's household, aka the Silver Six. The retirees are hosting a folk art festival at the farmhouse when a developer shows up, trying to bully Sherry into selling. When the developer turns up dead, and Sherry is a suspect, can Nixy and the Silver Six sort out the case? Includes recipes.

Recommended by Elizabeth  
Novel, 280 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2015 - ISBN: 0425275728 / 9780425275726  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032362 $7.99
Hardisty, Paul E.  
Clay Straker #1: The Abrupt Physics of Dying
Oil company engineer Clay Straker is abducted by terrorists, who demand that he help uncover the cause of a sickness at a village close to the company's processing facility. As the country descends into civil war and village children start dying, Clay is caught between opposing armies, controllers of the country's oil wealth, Yemen's shadowy secret service, and rival factions.

Awards:
♦  Shortlisted for the 2015 UK Crime Writers' Association New Blood Dagger
 
Novel, 431 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 Trade PB  
Orenda UK - 2015 - ISBN: 1910633054 / 9781910633052  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032937 $14.95
Henderson, Smith  
Fourth of July Creek
After trying to help Benjamin, a nearly feral eleven-year-old boy living in the Montana wilderness, social worker Pete Snow comes face to face with the boy's profoundly disturbed father Jeremiah Pearl. Pete slowly earns a measure of trust from the paranoid survivalist, but Pearl's activities spark the interest of the FBI, putting Pete at the center of a manhunt from which no one will emerge unscathed.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2015 UK Crime Writers' Association New Blood Dagger
 
Novel, 467 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Ecco - 2015 - ISBN: 0062286463 / 9780062286468  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032066 $15.99
Heywood, Joseph  
Lute Bapcat #2: Mountains of the Misbegotten
When he learns that the deputy warden from Ontonagon County has gone missing, Rough Rider turned Michigan game warden Lute Bapcat must navigate one of the Upper Peninsula's most lawless places, home to a gang of poachers and animal trackers wanted for multiple murders, assaults, and other outrages.  
Novel, 334 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Lyons - 2015 - ISBN: 1493009559 / 9781493009558  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033101 $18.95
Hoffman, Patrick  
The White Van
At a dive bar in San Francisco's Tenderloin district, Emily Rosario is approached by a Russian businessman. A week later - drugged, disoriented, and wanted for robbery - she finds herself on the run for her life. Cop Leo Elias, broke and desperate, takes the case into his own hands, hoping to find Emily and the money before anyone else does.

Awards:
♦  Shortlisted for the 2015 UK Crime Writers' Association Steel Dagger (Best Thriller)
 
Novel, 240 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Grove - 2015 - ISBN: 0802124208 / 9780802124203  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033001 $14.00
Horowitz, Anthony  
Moriarty
Moriarty's death has left a vacuum in the criminal underworld, and there is no shortage of candidates to take his place, including one particularly fiendish mastermind. Pinkerton detective Frederick Chase and Scotland Yard Inspector Athelney Jones must forge a path through the darkest corners of London in pursuit of the man determined to stake his claim as Moriarty's successor.  
Novel, 362 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Harper Perennial - 2015 - ISBN: 0062377191 / 9780062377197  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032712 $15.99
Indriðason, Arnaldur  
Reykjavik #11: Strange Shores
Decades ago, a young woman disappeared from the frozen fjords of Iceland, leaving in her wake a tempest of lies, betrayal and revenge. Now Inspector Erlendur is on the hunt in that wilderness, looking for the missing woman, and for his long-lost brother.

Awards:
♦  Shortlisted for the 2014 UK Crime Writers' Association International Dagger
 
Novel, 296 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Picador - 2015 - ISBN: 1250074738 / 9781250074737  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032645 $17.00
Johnson, Craig  
Walt Longmire: Wait for Signs
Twelve short stories featuring the Wyoming sheriff.
    Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction == Lou Diamond Phillips
  • Old Indian Trick
  • Ministerial Aid
  • Slick-Tongued Devil
  • Fire Bird
  • Unbalanced
  • Several Stations
  • High Holidays
  • Toys for Tots
  • Divorce Horse
  • Thankstaking
  • Messenger
  • Petunia, Bandit Queen of the Bighorns
 
Collection, 183 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Penguin - 2015 - ISBN: 0143127829 / 9780143127826  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032288 $14.00
Johnston, Linda O.  
Superstition #2: Knock on Wood
Now manager of the Lucky Dog Boutique, Rory is delighted when her librarian friend Gemma comes for a visit, and is hired to manage the Broken Mirror Bookstore. When one of the men Gemma is dating turns up dead, can Rory clear her friend's name?  
Novel, 301 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Midnight Ink - 2015 - ISBN: 0738745529 / 9780738745527  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033127 $14.99
Kelly, Sofie (aka Ryan, Sofie)  
Magical Cats #7: Faux Paw
Librarian Kathleen Paulson, her detective boyfriend Marcus Gordon, and her uncanny sleuthing cats Owen and Hercules investigate when the curator of a visiting art exhibition is found dead on the library floor, and the most valuable sketch goes missing.  
Novel, 315 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Obsidian - 2015 - ISBN: 0451472152 / 9780451472151  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032386 $7.99
Khan, Vaseem  
Baby Ganesh Agency #1: The Unexpected Inheritance of Inspector Chopra
On his last day before retirement, Mumbai police inspector Ashwin Chopra inherits two unexpected things: a boy's suspicious drowning death that no one seems to want solved; and a baby elephant. But when the going gets tough, a determined elephant may be exactly what an honest man needs.  
Novel, 294 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Redhook - 2015 - ISBN: 0316386820 / 9780316386821  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032487 $15.99
King, C. Daly  
Obelists Fly High
Captain Michael Lord of the New York City Police is the target of shots fired on board a plane, where a premeditated murder has already taken place. Will the detective survive? Will anyone emerge alive from the now-plummeting aircraft? And who killed the famous surgeon the captain was guarding?  
Novel, 280 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1935)  
Dover - 2015 - ISBN: 0486250369 / 9780486250366  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031013 $10.95
King, Laurie R.  
Mary Russell #13: Dreaming Spies
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, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Bantam - 2015 - ISBN: 0345531817 / 9780345531810  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032869 $16.00
Kingston, Jeremy  
Sherlock Holmes and a Scandal in Batavia
Prince Alexander of the Netherlands brings Holmes and Watson into a case involving a plot to steal the throne, a rejected marriage proposal, and an attempted poisoning.  
Novel, 222 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Robert Hale UK - 2015 - ISBN: 0719816114 / 9780719816116  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032929 $22.95
Laurence, Janet  
Ursula Grandison #2: A Fatal Freedom
London, 1903: American Ursula Grandison and police detective turned private investigator Thomas Jackman team up to try to save an innocent woman from the noose.  
Novel, 350 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand  
Mystery Press UK - 2015 - ISBN: 0750963026 / 9780750963022  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032939 $17.95
Leather, Stephen  
The Eight Curious Cases of Inspector Zhang
When there's a crime that baffles the Singapore police, they turn to Inspector Zhang, a top detective and a fan of detective fiction. Assisted by the inexperienced Sergeant Leaa, Zhang solves brain-teasing cases.
    Contents
  • Inspector Zhang Gets His Wish
  • Inspector Zhang and the Falling Woman
  • Inspector Zhang and the Dead Thai Gangster
  • Inspector Zhang and the Perfect Alibi
  • Inspector Zhang and the Hotel Guest
  • Inspector Zhang and the Disappearing Drugs
  • Inspector Zhang Goes to Harrogate
  • Inspector Zhang and the Island of the Dead
 
Collection, 268 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Monsoon - 2014 - ISBN: 9814625000 / 9789814625005  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033091 $16.95
Leon, Donna  
Guido Brunetti #08: Fatal Remedies
A sudden act of vandalism shatters the quiet of the Venetian dawn; Commissario Brunetti is shocked to find that the culprit is a member of his family. Meanwhile, his superiors pressure him to solve a daring robbery with connections to a suspicious death.  
Novel, 270 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1999)  
Grove - 2015 - ISBN: 0802124364 / 9780802124364  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033003 $14.00
Lindsay, Jeff  
Billy Knight #2: Red Tide
When ex-cop Billy Knight discovers a dead body floating in the Gulf of Mexico, he is drawn into a deadly plot of dark magic and profound evil, and sets out to right the wrongs the police won't.  
Novel, 222 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand  
Diversion - 2015 - ISBN: 1626817219 / 9781626817210  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033023 $15.95
MacLeod, Torquil  
Anita Sundstrom #2: Murder in Malmo
Sidelined after a deadly mixup in a high-profile case, Inspector Sundstrom is assigned to find a stolen painting. But when two prominent businessmen are murdered, she finds herself back in the action.  
Novel, 316 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
McNidder & Grace - 2015 - ISBN: 0857161148 / 9780857161147  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032962 $14.95
MacNeal, Susan Elia  
Maggie Hope #5: Mrs. Roosevelt's Confidante
December 1941: Posing as Churchill's typist, special agent Maggie Hope accompanies him to Washington, DC. When one of Eleanor Roosevelt's aides is murdered and the First Lady is implicated in the crime, Maggie investigates discreetly.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2015 Agatha Award for Best Historical Mystery
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Bruce Alexander Award for Best Historical Mystery
 
Novel, 326 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Bantam - 2015 - ISBN: 0804178704 / 9780804178709  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032866 $15.00
Marsh, Ngaio  
Roderick Alleyn #21: False Scent
Inspector Alleyn investigates when Mary Bellamy, sweetheart of the London stage, somehow sprays herself with deadly insecticide instead of her favorite perfume.  
Novel, 226 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1960)  
Felony & Mayhem - 2015 - ISBN: 1631940198 / 9781631940194  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031410 $14.95
Marsh, Ngaio  
Roderick Alleyn #22: Hand in Glove
No one could doubt that Mr. Pyke was genuinely distraught to hear that his neighbor Harry Cartell had turned up dead in a ditch. But how did Mr. Pyke come to write the letter of condolence before the body was found? And how did boring, stuffy Mr. Cartell inspire such violence?  
Novel, 201 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1962)  
Felony & Mayhem - 2015 - ISBN: 1631940228 / 9781631940224  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031411 $14.95
Marsh, Ngaio  
Roderick Alleyn #23: Dead Water
Emily Pride is pleased to have inherited an island, but appalled by the Pixie Falls spring and its 'miraculous' healing properties. She's determined to put an end to the locals' efforts to make a bit of money off the spring. Could the locals' frustration have bubbled up into murderous rage? Inspector Alleyn will have to sort it out.  
Novel, 227 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1963)  
Felony & Mayhem - 2015 - ISBN: 1631940244 / 9781631940248  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031412 $14.95
Marsh, Ngaio  
Roderick Alleyn #24: Killer Dolphin (alternate title: Death at the Dolphin)
Impresario Peregrine Jay now owns the Dolphin Theatre, and has restored it to its former glory, planning to celebrate the reopening with a new play about the discovery of a true Shakespearean accessory. Inspector Alleyn investigates when murder takes center stage.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 1967 Edgar Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 270 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1966)  
Felony & Mayhem - 2015 - ISBN: 1631940368 / 9781631940361  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031413 $14.95
Masello, Robert  
The Einstein Prophecy
1944: Army Lieutenant Lucas Athan accompanies an Egyptian sarcophagus to Princeton University, where he and archaeologist Simone Rashid unwittingly release forces for both good and evil while struggling to decipher the strange contents. The fate of the world now hangs on Albert Einstein's research, and on Lucas's ability to defeat a powerful unholy adversary.  
Novel, 327 pages, Trade Paperback, (no indication of edition)  
47North - 2015 - ISBN: 1477829407 / 9781477829400  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031903 $14.95
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
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
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
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
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
Reed, Mary / Mayer, Eric  
John the Lord Chamberlain #11: Murder in Megara
Exiled to his estate in Greece, John finds no lack of mystery and mayhem. Accused of blasphemy and murder, can he find his way out of a labyrinth of lies before exile becomes execution?  
Novel, 250 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition (simultaneous HC)  
Poisoned Pen - 2015 - ISBN: 146420408X / 9781464204081  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033038 $15.95
Reichs, Kathy  
Temperance Brennan #01: Deja Dead
Forensic anthropologist Dr. Temperance Brennan has planned a weekend off to explore Montreal, but an unidentified corpse, meticulously dismembered and stashed in garbage bags, turns her plans upside down.

Awards:
♦  Winner of Canada's 1998 Arthur Ellis Award for Best First Novel
 
Novel, 612 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1997)  
Pocket - 2015 - ISBN: 1501122118 / 9781501122118  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031531 $9.99
Ricci, Michelle / Bahmanyar, Mir  
Investigating Murdoch Mysteries
An official companion to the first eight seasons of the detective show set in 1890s Toronto, looking at the characters and their relationships, the history of the period, the forensic and scientific advances Murdoch uses, and the most notable cases. Full color throughout.  
Nonfiction, 224 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Titan - 2015 - ISBN: 1783298367 / 9781783298365  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued.  
Already Received   ID: #New032856 $29.95
Rowling, J.K. (writing as Galbraith, Robert)  
Cormoran Strike #1: The Cuckoo's Calling
PI Strike is hired to investigate the death of a supermodel that the police have ruled a suicide.  
Novel, 578 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Little, Brown Mulholland - 2015 - ISBN: 0316348643 / 9780316348645  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032431 $9.99
Ryan, Hank Phillippi  
Jane Ryland #3: Truth Be Told
While working on a story about residential evictions and foreclosures, Jane Ryland uncovers a big-bucks scheme - the players behind it will stop at nothing, including murder.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2014 Agatha Award for Best Contemporary Novel
♦  Finalist for the 2015 Anthony Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 438 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Forge - 2015 - ISBN: 0765374943 / 9780765374943  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032536 $7.99
Sanderson, Douglas  
Mike Garfin #1: Hot Freeze
Kicked out of the RCMP for sleeping with a suspect's wife, Mike Garfin reinvents himself as an inquiry agent. He takes what looks like an easy job, shadowing a wealthy teen who is throwing around a lot more money than his allowance. Then the boy disappears, and more disappearances follow.  
Novel, 197 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1954)  
Vehicule - 2015 - ISBN: 1550654004 / 9781550654004  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032909 $13.95
Sandford, John  
Lucas Davenport #11: Easy Prey
The death of a famous fashion model sets off a media firestorm that puts pressure on Lucas Davenport; a series of seemingly unrelated slayings suggests a connection to an ingenious and ruthless killer.  
Novel, 469 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2000)  
Berkley - 2015 - ISBN: 0425277135 / 9780425277133  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032392 $9.99
Sandford, John  
Virgil Flowers #08: Deadline
While looking into a dognapping as a favor to a friend, Virgil discovers that thieves are supplying dogs to medical labs. Then a local reporter is found murdered.  
Novel, 406 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Berkley - 2015 - ISBN: 0425275183 / 9780425275184  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032374 $9.99
Sandlin, Lisa  
The Do-Right
1973: After years in prison for killing one of the men who raped her, Delpha Ward is out, but no one wants to hire her - until persistence and smarts land her a job with neophyte PI Tom Phelan. Together they pry into the dark corners of Beaumont, Texas.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2016 Shamus Award for Best First P.I. Novel
♦  Winner of the 2015 Hammett Prize
 
Novel, 297 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Cinco Puntos - 2015 - ISBN: 1941026192 / 9781941026199  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032959 $16.95
Schweizer, Mark  
Liturgical Mystery #13: The Maestro Wore Mohair
Signed by the author on the title page. When a skeleton turns up in the autumn woods of St. Germaine, North Carolina, it's all anyone can talk about - until the Maestro and her minions come to town. Now there's another dead body, a decades-old murder mystery, and all the usual suspects. Can Hayden, Nancy, and Dave figure it all out?  
Novel, 206 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
St. James Music Press - 2015 - ISBN: 098448468X / 9780984484683  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032080 $13.95
Scott, A.D.  
Highland Gazette #6: A Kind of Grief
1950s Scotland: When Alice Ramsay, artist and alleged witch, is found dead in her home, the verdict is suicide. But Joanne Ross refuses to believe it. As she investigates, uncovering layers of intrigue, she becomes convinced that someone from Alice's past was involved in her death.  
Novel, 356 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Atria - 2015 - ISBN: 147675618X / 9781476756189  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031526 $16.00
Sedley, Kate  
Roger the Chapman #22: The Christmas Wassail
Christmas, 1483: Roger is looking forward to twelve days of peace and celebration with his wife and children in Bristol. But the murders of two of the town's prominent citizens, both veterans of the French wars, dash Roger's hopes as he is drawn into the hunt for the killer.  
Novel, 248 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Severn House - 2015 - ISBN: 1847514790 / 9781847514790  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031835 $17.95
Simenon, Georges  
Maigret #15: The Misty Harbour (alternate title: Death of a Harbor-Master)
A distressed man is found wandering the streets of Paris, with no memory of who he is or how he got there. The answers lead Maigret to a small harbor town, whose quiet citizens conceal a poisonous malice.  
Novel, 186 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Thus (new translation of a novel originally published in 1932)  
Penguin - 2015 - ISBN: 014139479X / 9780141394794  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030735 $11.00
Simenon, Georges  
Maigret #17: Liberty Bar (alternate title: Maigret on the Riviera)
Maigret finds himself immersed in the less salubrious side of the Riviera as he tracks the steps of a former spy who likes pretty women and dive bars.  
Novel, 150 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (new translation of a novel originally published in 1932)  
Penguin - 2015 - ISBN: 0141396091 / 9780141396095  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032291 $11.00
Simenon, Georges  
Maigret #18: Lock No. 1 (alternate title: The Lock at Charenton)
Maigret investigates when a mysterious entrepreneur's past catches up with him in a claustrophobic provincial town.  
Novel, 167 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Thus (new translation of a novel originally published in 1933)  
Penguin - 2015 - ISBN: 0141396105 / 9780141396101  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032292 $11.00
Simenon, Georges  
Mr. Hire's Engagement
Hire is a convicted pornographer and a voyeur. And now he's the suspect in a brutal murder . . . that he did not commit.  
Novel, 156 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Thus (new translation of a novel originally published in 1932)  
Penguin - 2015 - ISBN: 0141978465 / 9780141978468  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032296 $11.00
Smith, Craig  
The Horse Changer
46 BCE: Young Tuscan knight Quintus Dellius distinguishes himself in the Spanish war against Pompey, and looks forward to a glittering career. But when his hero Julius Caesar is assassinated, the Republic is plunged into chaos. In the civil wars that follow, Dellius is caught up in a maelstrom of shifting allegiances.  
Novel, 433 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Myrmidon UK - 2015 - ISBN: 191018313X / 9781910183137  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032944 $14.95
Staub, Wendy Corsi  
Mundy's Landing #1: Blood Red
Mundy's Landing is famous for its picturesque Hudson Valley setting - and for a century-old string of gruesome unsolved murders. Rowan returned to her hometown years ago, fleeing a mistake that could have destroyed her family. Now an anonymous gift brings her fears to life again.  
Novel, 389 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
William Morrow - 2015 - ISBN: 0062349732 / 9780062349736  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032672 $7.99
Steinhauer, Olen  
All the Old Knives
Years ago in Vienna, terrorists took hostages. When the rescue attempt went terribly wrong, the CIA's Vienna station had questions. Had their agent been compromised, and if so, how? Case officers Henry Pelham and Celia Harrison were ending their love affair at the time. Now they're getting together for dinner - but neither can forget those questions.  
Novel, 257 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Picador - 2015 - ISBN: 1250045436 / 9781250045430  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032649 $16.00
Steinhauer, Olen  
The Cairo Affair
At the American embassy in Hungary, minutes after Sophie Kohl confesses to her husband that she had an affair while they were in Cairo, he is shot in the head and killed. Stan Bertolli, a Cairo-based CIA agent, feels his heart skips a beat when he hears the voice of the only woman he ever truly loved, calling to ask why her husband has been assassinated. When the murder of a US diplomat in Hungary sends ripples all the way to Cairo, Egyptian intelligence operative Omar Halawi must follow the fallout wherever it leads. US analyst Jibril Aziz knows more than anyone about a covert operation the CIA rejected. So when it appears someone else has obtained a copy of the blueprints, Jibril alone knows the danger it represents.  
Novel, 545 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
St. Martin's - 2015 - ISBN: 1250069505 / 9781250069504  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032542 $9.99
Stockwin, Julian  
Thomas Kydd #15: Pasha
1807: Fears about French influence over the Turks send Kydd to Constantinople to rescue the British ambassador. Nicolas Renzi engineers a coup in the Topkapi Palace that turns the tables on the French, but winds up in a Turkish prison. Kydd will need superb seamanship and sheer bravado to free his friend.  
Novel, 360 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
McBooks - 2015 - ISBN: 159013687X / 9781590136874  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032912 $17.95
Stockwin, Julian  
Thomas Kydd #16: Tyger
1807: Summoned to bear witness at the trial of Sir Home Popham for his actions at Cape Town and Buenos Aires, Kydd finds himself in hot water with the Admiralty when his opinions about how his old commander was treated become public. As punishment for his indiscretion, he is put in command of a mutiny ship.  
Novel, 338 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
McBooks - 2015 - ISBN: 1590137000 / 9781590137000  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032913 $24.00
Stout, Rex  
The Last Drive and Other Stories
Eleven tales of murder and mayhem.
    Contents
  • Introduction == Ira Brad Matetsky
  • The Last Drive
  • The Paisley
  • Billy Du Mont, Reporter
  • Barnacles
  • The Pickled Picnic
  • Two Kisses
  • Ask the Egyptians
  • This Is My Wife
  • Second Edition
  • It Happened Last Night
  • Old Fools and Young
  • Appendix: The Early Fiction of Rex Stout
 
Collection, 277 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand  
Open Road / Mysterious Press - 2015 - ISBN: 1504011341 / 9781504011341  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032075 $14.99
Stroud, Jonathan  
Lockwood & Co. #2: The Whispering Skull
Ages 9 and up. The Lockwood team is hired to be present at the exhumation of a Victorian doctor who reportedly tried to communicate with the dead. Then the team is summoned to DEPRAC headquarters - the doctor's coffin has been raided, and a strange object buried with the corpse has vanished. Inspector Barnes wants the relic found.  
Novel, 435 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Disney Hyperion - 2015 - ISBN: 1423194624 / 9781423194620  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032522 $7.99
Sundstøl, Vidar  
Minnesota #2: Only the Dead
After four months, the official investigation into a Norwegian tourist's murder near Lake Superior still unresolved - and US Forest Service officer Lance Hansen is uncovering clues disturbingly close to home. His former father-in-law may hold the key to the long-ago murder of Swamper Caribou. And Lance's brother Andy might know more than he should about the recent homicide.  
Novel, 156 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
University of Minnesota - 2015 - ISBN: 0816698996 / 9780816698998  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033159 $14.95
Swanson, Denise  
Scumble River #18: Murder of an Open Book
Skye is peeved when teacher Blaire Hucksford kicks her out of the pool. When he turns up dead in the water, can she find the killer?  
Novel, 247 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Obsidian - 2015 - ISBN: 045147211X / 9780451472113  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032368 $7.99
Thomson, Lesley  
Stella Darnell #1: The Detective's Daughter
1981: Kate Rokesmith's body is found by the Thames, her young son nearby, traumatized and mute. DI Darnell cancels a family trip and heads for the crime scene. 2011: When her father dies of a heart attack, Stella Darnell finds the unsolved case file in his attic, and sets out to find Kate's killer.  
Novel, 470 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Head of Zeus UK - 2014 - ISBN: 1781850763 / 9781781850763  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032934 $13.95
Thomson, Lesley  
Stella Darnell #2: Ghost Girl
A stack of old photos in her father's darkroom draws Stella Darnell into an unsolved case from 1966, when young Mary Thornton became the only witness to her brother's murder.  
Novel, 466 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Head of Zeus UK - 2014 - ISBN: 1781857687 / 9781781857687  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032935 $13.95
Todd, Charles  
Ian Rutledge Prequel: A Fine Summer's Day
June, 1914: The death of a widow sets off a series of murders across England, seemingly unconnected, that Scotland Yard Inspector Ian Rutledge will race to solve as the clouds of war gather on the horizon.  
Novel, 358 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
William Morrow - 2015 - ISBN: 0062237136 / 9780062237132  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032718 $14.99
Todd, Charles  
Tales
Four stories featuring Ian Rutledge or Bess Crawford.
    Contents
  • Introduction
  • The Kidnapping
  • The Girl on the Beach
  • Cold Comfort
  • The Maharani's Pearls
  • An excerpt from A Pattern of Lies
  • About the Author
 
Collection, 106 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
William Morrow - 2015 - ISBN: 0062443763 / 9780062443762  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032754 $11.99
Tracy, K.A.  
Sam Perry #1: Deadline
When a drifter is found murdered in the desert outside Palm Springs, crime reporter Sam Perry works her way backward to piece together the victim's life. Everyone suspects actress turned mayoral candidate Ellen Konrad. As Sam and Ellen's mutual attraction grow, the clues begin to add up, and the list of people with motives multiplies.  
Novel, 275 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Diversion - 2015 - ISBN: 1626817170 / 9781626817173  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033020 $16.99
Tursten, Helene  
Irene Huss #7: The Beige Man
A speeding car leaves a dead pedestrian in its wake, leading DI Huss and her team to a young girl's corpse in a cellar - and to the chilling world of sex trafficking.  
Novel, 310 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Soho Crime - 2015 - ISBN: 1616956232 / 9781616956233  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032879 $15.95
Tyler, L.C.  
Ethelred & Elsie #5: The Crooked Herring
When a man says that he may have killed someone, hapless mystery writer Ethelred Tressider is inclined to ignore it. After all, the man doesn't look the part, and there isn't a body. But since the possible killer is a successful mystery writer, agent Elsie thinks Ethelred should put some effort into examining the possibility.  
Novel, 245 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Felony & Mayhem - 2015 - ISBN: 1631940562 / 9781631940569  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031417 $14.95
van de Wetering, Janwillem  
Grijpstra & de Gier: The Sergeant's Cat (alternate title: Amsterdam Cops)
Thirteen short stories featuring the Amsterdam cops.
    Contents
  • The Deadly Egg
  • Six This, Six That
  • The Sergeant's Cat
  • There Goes Ravelaar
  • The Letter in the Peppermint Jar
  • Heron Island
  • Letter Present
  • Houseful of Mussels
  • Holiday Patrol
  • Sure, Blue, and Dead, Too
  • Hup Three
  • The Machine Gun and the Mannequin
  • The Bongo Bungler
 
Collection, 247 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1987)  
Soho Crime - 2015 - ISBN: 1616956984 / 9781616956981  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032880 $15.95
Wait, Lea  
Mainely Needlepoint #2: Threads of Evidence
Some say a local mansion is haunted by the ghost of young Jasmine Gardener, who died there under mysterious circumstances. Angie is hired by the mansion's new owner to appraise the estate's needlepoint pictures, but the more she examines them, the more they seem to point toward Jasmine's murder - and the killer.  
Novel, 300 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2015 - ISBN: 1617730068 / 9781617730061  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032886 $7.99
Webb, Betty  
Gunn Zoo #4: The Puffin of Death
On a trip to Iceland to pick up an orphaned polar bear cub, zookeeper Theodora Bentley finds a dead body lying atop a puffin burrow, and gets tangled in the murder investigation.  
Novel, 243 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition (simultaneous HC)  
Poisoned Pen - 2015 - ISBN: 1464204160 / 9781464204166  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033040 $15.95
Webb, Holly  
Maisie Hitchens #1: The Case of the Stolen Sixpence
Ages 9 and up. Victorian London: Twelve-year-old Maisie notices things, and believes she would make an excellent detective. When George, the butcher's boy, is fired for stealing coins from the till, Maisie and her dog Eddie search for clues to crack the case.  
Novel, 164 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - 2015 - ISBN: 0544582349 / 9780544582347  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033057 $5.99
Wilson, F. Paul  
Repairman Jack: The Early Years #3: Fear City
New York City, 1993: As an obscure group of malcontents plots to create a terrible explosion, the man who will be Repairman Jack tries to stop them.  
Novel, 469 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Tor - 2015 - ISBN: 0765368056 / 9780765368058  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032541 $9.99
Wood, Tom (Hinshelwood)  
Victor #5: The Darkest Day
While finalizing a hit on a terrorist financier, Victor finds himself targeted by a woman assassin who proves to be as deadly as he is.  
Novel, 421 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Signet - 2015 - ISBN: 0451473981 / 9780451473981  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032357 $9.99
Zinn, Howard  
A People's History of the United States
The history of the US from the bottom up, from the arrival of Christopher Columbus to Bill Clinton's first term as president, from the viewpoint of, and in the words of, women, people of color, factory workers, the working poor, immigrant laborers, and more, demonstrating how many of our greatest battles for social and economic justice were carried out at the grassroots level against bloody resistance. Covers events from the arrival of Christopher Columbus to President Bill Clinton's first term.  
Nonfiction, 729 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2003)  
Harper Perennial - 2015 - ISBN: 0062397346 / 9780062397348  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032724 $19.99
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