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Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
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Mystery Scene #141
Longmire rides again; Julia Keller: Appalachian tales; Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Holmesian all-star; Ida Lupino: groundbreaking noir filmmaker; reviews; more.  
Magazine, 68 pages, Magazine, 1st Edition  
KBS Communications - 2015 - ISBN: mystscene141  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033232 $7.50
Ace, Cathy  
WISE Enquiries #1: The Case of the Dotty Dowager
Henry Twyst is convince his mother is losing her marbles: she claims to have seen a corpse in the dining room, but all she has to prove it is a bloodied bobble hat. He is worried enough to retain the women of the WISE Enquiry Agency, hoping they can explain the strange matter away. But the truth of what happened is more complex - and deadly.  
Novel, 213 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Severn House - 2015 - ISBN: 1847515916 / 9781847515919  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033298 $17.95
Aird, Catherine  
Inspector Sloan: Last Writes
Twenty-two short stories, many featuring Inspector Sloan and his assistant Crosby.
    Contents
  • Left, Right, Attention!
  • The Hard Lesson
  • Care Plan
  • Sleeping Dogs, Lying
  • Quick on the Draw
  • 1666 and All That
  • Going Quietly
  • La Plume de ma Tante
  • The Language of Flowers
  • The Hen Party
  • Plane Fare
  • Deaf Man Talking
  • Benchmark
  • The Queen of Hearts
  • In the Family Way
  • These for Remembrance
  • Stars in Their Course
  • A Managed Retreat
  • Spite and Malice
  • Business Plan
  • Operation Virtual Reality
  • End Matter
 
Collection, 318 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Allison & Busby - 2015 - ISBN: 0749016272 / 9780749016272  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033854 $16.95
Alaux, Jean-Pierre / Balen, Noël  
Winemaker Detective #10: Late Harvest Havoc
Christmas is in the air, but disaster strikes the vineyards in Alsace. As tensions rise and old grudges surface, wine critic Benjamin Cooker's reputation is on the line. Can he find the cause, natural or man-made, before the late harvest starts?  
Novel, 167 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand  
Le French - 2015 - ISBN: 1939474590 / 9781939474599  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033026 $12.95
Allingham, Margery - of interest: Ripley, Mike  
Albert Campion #23: Mr. Campion's Fox
When his daughter forms an attachment to a most unsuitable young man, the Danish ambassador requests Mr. Campion's help, but before he can act, the girl and her beau disappear without a trace - and a body turns up.  
Novel, 258 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Severn House - 2015 - ISBN: 1847515886 / 9781847515889  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033012 $17.95
Bass, Jefferson (aka Bass, Dr. Bill / Jefferson, Jon)  
Body Farm #7: The Breaking Point
The FBI has asked Dr. Bill Brockton to help identify the remains of a pilot killed in a suspicious, fiery plane crash. Are the charred bones indeed those of maverick humanitarian Richard Janus? And was the nighttime crash an accident, a suicide, or a murder?  
Novel, 410 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
William Morrow - 2015 - ISBN: 0062262343 / 9780062262349  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033585 $9.99
Berenson, Alex  
John Wells #10: Twelve Days
John Wells and his former bosses at the CIA have uncovered a plot to drive the US and Iran into war. But they have no proof, and not much time to stop the headlong momentum.  
Novel, 507 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Putnam - 2016 - ISBN: 0515155829 / 9780515155822  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033384 $9.99
Berry, Steve  
Cotton Malone #10: The Patriot Threat
Cotton Malone is retired, but when his former boss asks him to track a rogue North Korean who may have acquired top secret Treasury files, Malone sets off on a harrowing global chase.  
Novel, 535 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
St. Martin's - 2016 - ISBN: 1250058449 / 9781250058447  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033728 $9.99
Blackwell, Juliet  
Haunted Home Renovation #6: Give Up the Ghost
A psychic claims that updates to a Victorian mansion have agitated the resident ghost, so contractor Mel Turner is hired to restore some of the original features. But when the psychic is murdered, Mel must use her ghost whispering gift to uncover the house's secrets, and her sleuthing skills to catch a killer.  
Novel, 320 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Obsidian - 2015 - ISBN: 0451465814 / 9780451465818  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032425 $7.99
Bond, Michael  
Pamplemousse #18: Monsieur Pamplemousse and the Tangled Web
Monsieur Pamplemousse and his trusty dog Pommes Frites are faced with a series of conundrums that Leclercq fears are all related to his mobster uncle-in-law. The seemingly random problems prove to overlap and tangle at every turn, and it becomes apparent something sinister is going on - and it doesn't seem to relate to Uncle Caputo at all.  
Novel, 251 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Allison & Busby UK - 2015 - ISBN: 0749016264 / 9780749016265  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030380 $16.95
Booth, Stephen  
Cooper & Fry #15: The Murder Road
The English village of Shawhead has one road in and one road out. And on that road this morning is an abandoned vehicle, with an ominous bloodstain inside. Where and who are the driver? Whose blood is it? Why are the villagers so hostile toward detective Ben Cooper?  
Novel, 383 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
William Morrow - 2015 - ISBN: 0062439243 / 9780062439246  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033561 $11.99
Bradley, Alan  
Flavia de Luce #7: As Chimney Sweepers Come to Dust
Plus bonus Flavia story 'The Curious Case of the Copper Corpse'. After a charred and mummified body tumbles out of a chimney at her boarding school in Canada, amid rumors that the school is haunted, and that several girls have disappeared without a trace, aspiring chemist and sleuth Flavia de Luce goes on the hunt for the victim's identity and time of death, as well as suspects, motives, and means.  
Novel, 423 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Bantam - 2016 - ISBN: 034553994X / 9780345539946  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033813 $15.00
Briggs, J.C.  
Dickens & Jones #2: Death at Hungerford Stairs
London, 1849: The search for a missing boy puts novelist Charles Dickens and Superintendent Jones of Bow Street on the trail of a killer responsible for the deaths of several children.  
Novel, 285 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Mystery Press - 2015 - ISBN: 0750964170 / 9780750964173  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032942 $16.95
Burke, James Lee  
House of the Rising Sun
Signed by the author on the title page. After a violent encounter that leaves four Mexican soldiers dead, Texas Ranger Hackberry Holland escapes Mexico with a stolen artifact, earning the ire of an Austrian arms dealer who places Hack's estranged son Ishmael in the crosshairs of a plot to recapture the prize, believed to be the mythic cup of Christ.  
Novel, 433 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Simon & Schuster - 2015 - ISBN: 1501107100 / 9781501107108  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032188 $27.99
Burke, Zoe  
Annabelle Starkey #2: No Gun Intended
Annabelle arrives in Portland to visit her parents, only to discover that the backpack she has isn't her own. And this one contains a gun linked to a murder. Has she been set up, or was she simply in the wrong place at the wrong time? The Portland PD isn't sure.  
Novel, 203 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand (simultaneous HC)  
Poisoned Pen - 2015 - ISBN: 1464204861 / 9781464204869  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033309 $15.95
Campbell, Rick  
Empire Rising
China has invaded Taiwan and wiped out the US Pacific Fleet. Next it plans to invade Japan. Now National Security Advisor Christine O'Connor, Captain Murray Wilson, and Navy SEAL Jake Harrison have only hours to stop the incursion and prevent an all-out war.  
Novel, 605 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
St. Martin's - 2016 - ISBN: 1250081157 / 9781250081155  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033735 $9.99
Cass, Laurie (aka Alden, Laura)  
Bookmobile Cat #4: Pouncing on Murder
Maple sugar season is Minnie's favorite time of year. When her favorite syrup provider is killed, Minnie must tap all her resources for clues to find the killer.  
Novel, 336 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Obsidian - 2015 - ISBN: 0451476549 / 9780451476548  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032427 $7.99
Cattrell, Bailey (aka Cates, Bailey aka McRae, Cricket)  
Enchanted Garden #1: Daisies for Innocence
The Enchanted Garden behind Ellie's perfume shop draws people of all ages with its fragrant flowers and lush greenery, and customers are flocking to her shop. When her shop assistant is murdered in the garden, it's up to Ellie to sniff out a killer.  
Novel, 313 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Obsidian - 2016 - ISBN: 0451476883 / 9780451476883  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033380 $7.99
Child, Lee - of interest: Beahm, George  
The Jack Reacher Field Manual
An unofficial companion to Lee Child's Reacher novels, including a detailed dossier on Reacher, Reacher's rules of engagement, a drifter's roadmap of the US, a biography of Child, and more.  
Nonfiction, 220 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Smart Pop - 2016 - ISBN: 1941631029 / 9781941631027  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033922 $14.95
Childs, Laura  
Cackleberry Club #6: Scorched Eggs
When the County Services office goes up in flames, killing Hannah Venable, and it turns out to be arson, Suzanne, Petra, and Toni vow to smoke out the culprit. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 294 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2015 - ISBN: 0425269094 / 9780425269091  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032416 $7.99
Collins, Max Allan  
Quarry #04: Quarry's Cut (alternate title: The Slasher)
It's normal to see bodies on the set of an adult film. But when they're dead bodies, and the cast and crew discover they're trapped in a house with a serial killer, Quarry has his work cut out for him.  
Novel, 237 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1977)  
Hard Case Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 1783298898 / 9781783298891  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033812 $9.95
Connolly, Sheila  
County Cork #4: A Turn for the Bad
A local farmer, out for a stroll on the beach with his young son, has mysteriously disappeared. Did he drown? Kill himself? The child can say only that he saw a boat. Everyone is scouring the Cork coast, but when a body is finally brought ashore, it's the wrong man. An accidental drowning, or something more sinister?  
Novel, 293 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 0425273423 / 9780425273425  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033396 $7.99
Conrad, Hy  
Amy's Travel #1: Toured to Death (original title: Rally 'Round the Corpse)
While planning a murder-themed excursion - a road rally near Monte Carlo, with guests competing to solve a murder along the way - Amy and her mother Fanny tackle real-life foul play when the writer scripting the excursion is murdered in his New York apartment. Includes travel tips.  
Novel, 348 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Kensington - 2016 - ISBN: 1617736805 / 9781617736803  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033843 $7.99
Cooper, Susan Rogers  
E.J. Pugh #12: Dead to the World
What could be nicer than a 20th anniversary trip to a B&B in the Texas Hills? Unfortunately, E.J. and Willis have barely arrived before they're confronted with harrowing tales of strange goings-on, and a pair of self-proclaimed psychic detectives show up. When E.J. discovers a body, she's determined to find out what's really going on.  
Novel, 216 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Severn House - 2015 - ISBN: 1847515592 / 9781847515599  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031836 $17.95
Copperman, E.J. (aka Cohen, Jeffrey)  
Haunted Guesthouse #7: Ghost in the Wind
The ghost of Alison's musical idol, 1960s English rock star Vance McTiernan, turns to her for help. Reports claim that Vance's daughter died of an overdose, but Vance thinks she was murdered.  
Novel, 289 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2015 - ISBN: 0425269272 / 9780425269275  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032424 $7.99


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