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Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
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Round, Jeffrey  
Dan Sharp #4: After the Horses
When the owner of a notorious bar is found dead in his mansion, missing-persons investigator Dan Sharp is reluctant to interfere in the case, until a couple approach him to say the man was killed by cops over protection money.  
Novel, 310 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Dundurn - 2015 - ISBN: 145973131X / 9781459731318  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033028 $11.99
Rowling, J.K. (writing as Galbraith, Robert)  
Cormoran Strike #2: The Silkworm
After a novelist completes a manuscript that would ruin lives, then disappears, PI Cormoran Strike is hired to investigate.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2015 Shamus Award for Best P.I. Novel
♦  Shortlisted for the 2015 UK Crime Writers' Association Gold Dagger (Best Novel)
 
Novel, 652 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Little, Brown Mulholland - 2016 - ISBN: 0316351989 / 9780316351980  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033755 $9.99
Ryan, Annelise  
Mattie Winston #7: Stiff Competition
When a recently arrived real estate developer is found dead in the Wisconsin woods, an arrow through his neck, it's up to deputy coroner Mattie Winston to track down the killer.  
Novel, 360 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2016 - ISBN: 1617734101 / 9781617734106  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033852 $7.99
Ryan, Sofie (aka Kelly, Sofie)  
Second Chance Cat #3: A Whisker of Trouble
Sarah was hoping for some fabulous finds from the estate of collector Edison Hall. She wasn't expecting her cat Elvis to find a dead appraiser in the kitchen. And when Edison's sister hires Charlotte's Angels to investigate, Sarah knows she and Elvis will be getting deeper into the case.  
Novel, 319 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Obsidian - 2016 - ISBN: 0451419960 / 9780451419965  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033400 $7.99
Sahin, Ozgur K.  
Brethren of the Spanish Main #1: The Wrath of Brotherhood
Signed by the author on the title page. Captain Roy Toppings' quest to avenge his sister's death lands him and his privateer crew in the middle of political intrigue and a deadly invasion in the West Indies as the nations of Europe struggle to consolidate power there.  
Novel, 409 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
2015 - ISBN: 1943274940 / 9781943274949  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033527 $27.95
Sansom, C.J.  
Matthew Shardlake #6: Lamentation
Autumn, 1546: King Henry VIII is on his deathbed. When a radical memoir she has written disappears and the printer she had entrusted the manuscript to is murdered, Queen Catherine Parr turns to shrewd lawyer Matthew Shardlake for help.

Awards:
♦  Shortlisted for the 2015 UK Crime Writers' Association Historical Dagger
 
Novel, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Little, Brown Mulholland - ISBN: 0316254975 / 9780316254977  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032501 $16.99
Sharp, Zoë  
Charlie Fox #01: Killer Instinct
Charlie Fox teaches self-defense to women, passing on the finer points of roundhouse kicks, running like hell, and breaking a cheekbone when necessary. Her skills come in handy when a rapist appears to be targeting battered women at a shelter.  
Novel, 330 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2001)  
Felony & Mayhem - 2015 - ISBN: 1631940740 / 9781631940743  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033752 $14.95
Sharp, Zoë  
Charlie Fox #02: Riot Act
Charlie agrees to dog-sit for a friend, only to find that the housing complex is being terrorized by gangs. The residents have hired a security firm whose bully-boy tactics aren't much better. But to help the residents, Charlie is going to have to learn a tough lesson: to trust somebody.  
Novel, 375 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2002)  
Felony & Mayhem - 2015 - ISBN: 1631940759 / 9781631940750  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033753 $14.95
Sharp, Zoë  
Charlie Fox #03: Hard Knocks
Einsbaden Manor trains bodyguards in Germany, because the UK government takes a dim view of some of the techniques taught. With her background, Charlie doesn't need the lessons, but she does need to figure out why an old friend ended his studies there with bullets in his back - and how to finish the course without following his example.  
Novel, 373 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2003)  
Felony & Mayhem - 2015 - ISBN: 1631940767 / 9781631940767  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033754 $14.95
Shelton, Paige  
Dangerous Type #1: To Helvetica and Back
Clare and her grandfather Chester repair old typewriters and restore old books. When a stranger demands the antique typewriter they're repairing, then turns up dead in an alley, Clare wonders: what makes a typewriter worth killing for?  
Novel, 293 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 0425277259 / 9780425277256  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033376 $7.99
Simenon, Georges  
The Blue Room
Tony and Andree have no rules when they meet in the blue room at the hotel. Their affair is intoxicating and passionate, but soon turns into a nightmare from which there can be no escape.  
Novel, 156 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (new translation of a novel originally published in 1964)  
Penguin - 2016 - ISBN: 014139904X / 9780141399041  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033522 $12.00
Simenon, Georges  
Maigret #19: Maigret (alternate title: Maigret Returns)
Now retired, Maigret returns to Paris to defend a younger colleague who is being framed for murder. When the colleague turns up dead, Maigret is forced to return to his vocation to solve the homicides.  
Novel, 140 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (new translation of a novel originally published in 1934)  
Penguin - 2015 - ISBN: 0141397047 / 9780141397047  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032293 $11.00
Simenon, Georges  
Maigret #20: Cecile is Dead (alternate title: Maigret and the Spinster)
A young woman will not leave Maigret alone, arriving at the squad's door every week with a new crime to report, all falling on deaf ears. So when her aunt is murdered, will anyone believe her? Will she be next?  
Novel, 179 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (new translation of a novel originally published in 1942)  
Penguin - 2015 - ISBN: 0141397055 / 9780141397054  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032294 $11.00
Simenon, Georges  
Maigret #21: The Cellars of the Majestic (alternate title: Maigret and the Hotel Majestic)
When a wealthy American's wife is found strangled in the basement of a luxury hotel, Maigret's inquiries take him from the hotel's endless corridors to the countryside of the Bois de Boulogne and sun-drenched Cannes, into a world of prostitution, drug addiction, and blackmail.  
Novel, 168 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (new translation of a novel originally published in 1942)  
Penguin - 2016 - ISBN: 024118844X / 9780241188446  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032295 $11.00
Simenon, Georges  
Maigret #22: The Judge's House (alternate title: Maigret in Exile)
Having offended his superiors, Maigret has been exiled to a remote province. It's dull there, until a murder occurs.  
Novel, 162 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (new translation of a novel originally published in 1942)  
Penguin - 2016 - ISBN: 0241188458 / 9780241188453  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033523 $11.00
Sipila, Jarkko  
Helsinki Homicide: Behind Closed Doors
As the game gets tougher for both the authorities and the criminals, Detective Lieutenant Kari Takamaki and his team are put on the defensive. But how do a Finnish gangster living in Bangkok and a Helsinki rape victim fit into the picture?  
Novel, 294 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Ice Cold Crime - 2015 - ISBN: 1937241106 / 9781937241100  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033958 $13.95
Smith, Alexander McCall  
44 Scotland Street #10: The Revolving Door of Life
The eccentric folks of number 44 continue their improbable adventures. Matthew and Elspeth forge ahead with parenting their energetic triplets; young Bertie finds new ways to outwit his domineering mum; Big Lou continues his search for love; and Angus, Domenica, and Cyril the dog settle into the routines of newlywed life.  
Novel, 282 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Anchor - 2016 - ISBN: 1101971916 / 9781101971918  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033814 $15.00
Starr, Mel  
Hugh de Singleton #7: Ashes to Ashes
The morning after the Midsummer's Eve bonfire, tenants collecting the ashes to spread on their fields find burned bones. The bones turn out to belong to the missing bailiff from a nearby manor. Was he slain by an angry tenant, or is there a different reason for his murder?  
Novel, 213 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Lion UK - 2015 - ISBN: 1782641335 / 9781782641339  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033140 $14.99
Stewart, Fran  
ScotShop #2: A Wee Dose of Death
Business is booming at Peggy's Vermont ScotShop, but she's at her wit's end trying to keep her 14th-century ghostly companion Dirk in line. When a local professor is murdered, they must set aside their differences to find a killer.  
Novel, 292 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 0425270327 / 9780425270325  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033377 $7.99
Stockbridge, Grant (Page, Norvell W.)  
Spider #06: City of Flaming Shadows / King of the Fleshless Legion
City of Flaming Shadows: When the 'Darkness' falls upon New York City, the Spider battles to save a populace praying for his destruction.

King of the Fleshless Legion: The Spider is blamed for the crimes of a deadly double, while he struggles to save the city from an epidemic perpetrated by the Skull.  
Omnibus, 141 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1934 / 1939)  
Sanctum Books - 2015 - ISBN: 1608771733 / 9781608771738  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033225 $14.95
Stockbridge, Grant (Page, Norvell W.)  
Spider #07: The Flame Master / Green Globes of Death
The Flame Master: Recovering from life-threatening injuries, Richard Wentworth confronts the lightning-wielding Lion Man from Mars to save his beloved city.

Green Globes of Death: The Fly and his murderous butchers return.  
Omnibus, 141 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1935 / 1936)  
Sanctum Books - 2015 - ISBN: 1608771792 / 9781608771790  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033226 $14.95
Stratford, Jordan  
Wollstonecraft Detective Agency #1: The Case of the Missing Moonstone
Ages 8 and up. 1826: Brilliant eleven-year-old Lady Ada Byron and astute, adventurous fourteen-year-old Mary Godwin form a detective agency. Their first case involves a stolen heirloom, a false confession, and an array of fishy suspects.  
Novel, 216 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Yearling - 2016 - ISBN: 0385754434 / 9780385754439  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033829 $6.99
Stratmann, Linda  
Mina Scarletti #1: Mr. Scarletti's Ghost
19th-century Brighton, England: Spirit mediums are all the fashion, especially Miss Eustace, a psychic who claims to produce apparitions of the dead, and Mr. Bradley, a self-proclaimed spirit healer. Mina Scarletti is determined to expose them as frauds. When her campaign backfires, adding to Miss Eustace's fame, Mina and her brother Richard turn to desperate methods to reveal the truth.  
Novel, 317 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Mystery Press UK - 2015 - ISBN: 0750960507 / 9780750960502  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033929 $16.95
Sue, Eugene  
The Mysteries of Paris
New translation of a wildly popular 19th-century French serial novel, the suspenseful story of Rodolphe, a magnetic hero of noble heart and shadowy origins, in a Paris where, despite the gulf between them, the fortunes of the rich and the poor are inextricably tangled.  
Novel, 1365 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Thus (new translation of a serial novel originally published in 1842-1843)  
Penguin - 2015 - ISBN: 0143107127 / 9780143107125  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032308 $30.00
Tremel, Joyce  
Brewing Trouble #1: To Brew or Not to Brew
Maxine O'Hara is getting ready to open a craft brew pub in a newly revitalized section of Pittsburgh, but there's trouble on tap. First it's sabotage, then Max finds her assistant brewmaster and chef strangled in one of the vats. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 281 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2015 - ISBN: 0425277690 / 9780425277690  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032421 $7.99


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