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Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
Alphabetical by Author


 
 
McKinlay, Jenn  
Hat Shop #4: Copy Cap Murder
Scarlett is excited about attending her first Bonfire Night, until the effigy of Guy Fawkes turns out to be a murder victim - their friend Harrison's office rival.  
Novel, 282 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 0425279588 / 9780425279588  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033373 $7.99
McLean, Russel D.  
J. McNee #5: Cry Uncle
Working undercover on behalf of the police, Dundee PI J. McNee is tasked with getting close to gangster David Burns to uncover his secrets. As Burns' new right-hand man, McNee is expected to follow orders and get his hands dirty. Caught in the middle of a vicious turf war, McNee will have to change the rules to survive.  
Novel, 198 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Severn House - 2015 - ISBN: 1847515657 / 9781847515650  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031833 $17.95
Medieval Murderers (Maitland, Karen / Gregory, Susanna / Knight, Bernard / Gooden, Philip / Morson, Ian / Jecks, Michael / Beaufort, Simon)  
The Deadliest Sin
1348 CE: When a group of pilgrims are forced to seek shelter at an inn, their host dares them to tell their stories of sins. Tales of lust, greed, gluttony, sloth, anger, envy, and pride follow.  
Anthology, 470 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Simon & Schuster UK - 2015 - ISBN: 1471114384 / 9781471114380  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033857 $16.00
Medieval Murderers (Morson, Ian / Knight, Bernard / Gooden, Philip / Maitland, Karen / Gregory, Susanna / Beaufort, Simon)  
The False Virgin
Seven linked mysteries. 848 CE: Bernwyn of Lythe chose to remain a virgin dedicated to Christ, and was murdered in a chapel. St. Bernwyn comes to be regarded as the patron saint of those suffering certain diseases, and many visit her shrines. But it seems anywhere she is venerated, bitter rivalry breaks out. Why? What if she was not all she seemed? Could the saintly deeds attributed to her have been carried out by someone else?  
Anthology, 422 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Simon & Schuster UK - 2014 - ISBN: 1471114341 / 9781471114342  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033856 $13.95
Medieval Murderers (Morson, Ian / Knight, Bernard / Gooden, Philip / Maitland, Karen / Gregory, Susanna)  
The First Murder
Six linked mysteries. Beginning in 1199, a play is performed throughout the ages in many guises; after each performance, bad luck and death seem to follow those involved in each production.  
Anthology, 373 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Simon & Schuster UK - 2013 - ISBN: 1849837384 / 9781849837385  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033855 $9.99
Mizushima, Margaret  
Timber Creek #1: Killing Trail
When a girl is found dead in the Colorado mountains, Officer Mattie Cobb and her K-9 partner Robo are assigned to the case. The more they investigate, the more Mattie realizes how many secrets her hometown holds.  
Novel, 311 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Crooked Land - 2015 - ISBN: 1629534862 / 9781629534862  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033920 $14.99
Moon, D.B.  
He's Either Dead or in St. Paul
Signed by the author on the title page. Saint Paul, 1928: Thugs Sly and Eightball betray their boss, form an uneasy alliance, and kidnap a priest, hoping he can decipher a mysterious document they hope will lead them to riches beyond their dreams. The mob and a crooked cop are out for blood, and will do everything in their power to stop them.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 28th Annual Minnesota Book Award for Genre Fiction
 
Novel, 297 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand  
Three Waters - 2015 - ISBN: 1942930135 / 9781942930136  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033199 $16.95
Mrazek, Robert J.  
Vaughan & Macaulay #2: The Bone Hunters
Missing since World War II, the remains of Peking Man have now inspired a new religion in China. Fighting to keep the religion from taking hold, the Chinese government dispatches operatives to find and destroy the remains. But the US government has its own team on the hunt.  
Novel, 403 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Signet - 2015 - ISBN: 0451468732 / 9780451468734  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032414 $9.99
Mugavero, Liz (aka Conte, Cate)  
Pawsitively Organic #4: Murder Most Finicky
A celebrity pastry chef has helped Stan open her pet pastry shop in Frog Ledge. When he invites Stan to an event he's hosting for his independent chefs, the gourmet getaway turns sour when one chef is killed and another goes missing. Includes pet treat recipes.  
Novel, 341 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2016 - ISBN: 1496700171 / 9781496700179  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033846 $7.99
Nesbø, Jo  
Blood on Snow
1970s: Olav works for Oslo's crime kingpin, 'fixing' anyone who causes the man trouble. But it's becoming clear to Olav that the more you know about what your boss is doing, the more your boss might want you 'fixed' yourself - especially if you've fallen in love with his wife.  
Novel, 180 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Vintage Crime / Black Lizard - 2016 - ISBN: 0804172552 / 9780804172554  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033807 $14.00
Nesbø, Jo  
Midnight Sun
Publisher's signed edition with signature page tipped in; 'Signed First Edition' sticker on front of jacket. A wayward hitman, calling himself Ulf, arrives in a tiny town in northern Norway, where the locals ask few questions and supply him with food, shelter, and a gun. Once a fixer for a cruel drug lord, Ulf has become a man his boss needs fixed. Can this strange town offer Ulf a chance at redemption while he awaits the arrival of those hunting him?  
Novel, 275 pages, Hardcover, 1st US Edition  
Knopf - 2016 - ISBN: 0385354207 / 9780385354202  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033803 $23.95
Neuhaus, Nele  
von Bodenstein & Kirchhoff #3: The Ice Queen
The autopsy of Jossi Goldberg, Holocaust survivor and US citizen, reveals an old tattoo on his arm once used by the Nazi SS. Was he not Jewish after all? Who was he? Two similar murders put Pia Kirchhoff and Oliver von Bodenstein on a trail that leads them back to the end of World War II and an area of Poland that then belonged to East Prussia.  
Novel, 341 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
St. Martin's Minotaur - 2015 - ISBN: 1250081300 / 9781250081308  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033703 $15.99
Olsen, Gregg  
Waterman & Stark #2: Now That She's Gone
Serial killer Brenda Nevis cajoled, seduced, blackmailed, and murdered her way across Washington State. Now, after a daring prison escape, she is planning her revenge on pathologist Birdy Waterman and detective Kendall Stark.  
Novel, 416 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Pinnacle - 2015 - ISBN: 078602996X / 9780786029969  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033838 $9.99
Orenduff, J. Michael  
Pot Thief #7: The Pot Thief Who Studied Georgia O'Keeffe
In all his travels across New Mexico, searching for prehistoric pottery, Hubie has never been able to get access to Trinity Site, where the first atomic bomb was detonated, and where ruins once occupied by the Tompiro Indians are located. When an old associate claims to have a buyer interested in spending big money on a Tompiro pot, Hubie resolves to find a way into the heavily guarded military installation.  
Novel, 285 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand  
Open Road - 2016 - ISBN: 1504020863 / 9781504020862  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033307 $14.99
Orgain, Diana  
Love or Money #2: A Second Chance at Murder
Georgia and Scott are in a new reality TV show, pitting them against other teams in an athletic journey across the Spanish countryside. The competition turns frightening when Scott disappears in the Pyrenees, leaving behind only his bloody wristwatch - and a woman's dead body.  
Novel, 278 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 0425271692 / 9780425271698  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033372 $7.99
Parker, Robert B. - of interest: Knott, Robert  
Cole & Hitch #7: The Bridge
An ominous storm rolls into Appaloosa, and with it a band of night riders with a devious scheme. When the sheriff and his deputies go missing, territorial marshals Virgil Cole and Everett Hitch saddle up to sort things out.  
Novel, 367 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Berkley - 2015 - ISBN: 0425278085 / 9780425278086  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032412 $9.99
Pegau, Cathy  
Charlotte Brody #1: Murder on the Last Frontier
1919: Hoping to make a new start, suffragette journalist Charlotte Brody heads to the frontier town of Cordova, Alaska. When one of her brother Michael's patients, a local prostitute, is murdered, no one in town seems to think it's worth investigating, but Charlotte is determined to find the killer.  
Novel, 233 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2015 - ISBN: 1496700546 / 9781496700544  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033835 $15.00
Pike, Penny (aka Warner, Penny)  
Food Festival #3: Death of a Bad Apple
Darcy and Aunt Abby take the food truck to an apple festival, where the death of a fellow guest proves than an apple a day won't keep a killer away. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 298 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Obsidian - 2016 - ISBN: 0451467833 / 9780451467836  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033381 $7.99
Purser, Ann  
Lois Meade #14: Suspicion at Seven
Lois and Inspector Cowgill investigate a pair of murders at the Mill House Hotel.  
Novel, 292 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2015 - ISBN: 0425261794 / 9780425261798  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032417 $7.99
Reed, Eric (aka Reed, Mary / Mayer, Eric)  
The Guardian Stones
1941: Children evacuated from London to a Shropshire village are vanishing. It's not unknown for city children faced with the rigors of rural living to run away, but when a retired American professor arrives to study the local standing stones, and finds bloody clothing in the forest, it's clear there is a more sinister explanation.  
Novel, 253 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand (simultaneous HC)  
Poisoned Pen - 2015 - ISBN: 1464205035 / 9781464205033  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033308 $15.95
Reichs, Kathy  
Temperance Brennan #18: Speaking in Bones
Plus bonus novella 'Bones on Ice'. Amateur detective Hazel Strike, who mines the internet for cold cases, comes to Tempe with a recording of a girl being held prisoner and terrorized. Strike is convinced the voice belongs to Cora Teague - and that the girl's unidentified bones are stored in Tempe's lab.  
Novel, 465 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Bantam - 2016 - ISBN: 0345544064 / 9780345544063  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033821 $9.99
Rickman, Phil  
Dr. John Dee #1: The Bones of Avalon
When dangerous questions arise about Queen Elizabeth's legitimacy, Robert Dudley and astrologer John Dee are sent to Glastonbury to find King Arthur's missing bones. But the quest turns deadly, and Dee finds himself caught in the tangled roots of English magic - and the cold heart of a plot against the Queen.  
Novel, 534 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2010 HC  
Corvus UK - 2010 - ISBN: 1848872720 / 9781848872721  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030612 $12.95
Rickman, Phil  
Merrily Watkins #13: Friends of the Dusk
The new owners of a 12th-century house approach Merrily about performing an exorcism, but no one can be told - especially the new bishop, who believes the Church must phase out archaic practices. What Merrily learns about the house's history threatens to expose a more modern cult and its trail of insidious abuse.  
Novel, 458 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Corvus UK - 2015 - ISBN: 1782396942 / 9781782396949  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033927 $27.95
Rickman, Phil  
Merrily Watkins: The House of Susan Lulham
Zoe and Jonathan Mahonie are newcomers to Hereford, apparently unaware that their house's walls had been coated with a previous owner's lifeblood. How is diocesan exorcist Merrily Watkins to know if Zoe Mahonie is lying or deluded when she claims the wrathful Susan Lulham is still in residence? Then comes another bloody death. Who is the real killer?  
Novella, 173 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Corvus UK - 2015 - ISBN: 1782397558 / 9781782397557  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued.  
Already Received   ID: #New033926 $19.95
Robb, J.D. (aka Roberts, Nora)  
Eve Dallas #41: Devoted in Death
A body found in a downtown Manhattan alley puts Lieutenant Eve Dallas and her team on the trail of a thrill-killing couple.  
Novel, 323 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Berkley - 2016 - ISBN: 0425279146 / 9780425279144  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033389 $7.99


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