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Uncle Edgar's Newsletter 114
Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
Alphabetical by Author


 
 
Holm, Chris  
Michael Hendricks #1: The Killing Kind
Once a covert operative, now Michael Hendricks kills people for money, but he only hits other hitmen. He'll make sure whoever is coming for you winds up in the ground instead. Not a bad way for a guy with his skill-set to make a living, until he winds up a target himself.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2016 Anthony Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 306 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Little, Brown Mulholland - 2016 - ISBN: 0316259527 / 9780316259521  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035307 $15.99
Housewright, David  
Mac McKenzie #13: Stealing the Countess
Signed by the author on the title page. Unlicensed PI Mac McKenzie is brought in to recover a stolen Stradivarius, but no one except the violinist who has been playing it seems to want it found.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 29th Annual Minnesota Book Award for Genre Fiction
 
Novel, 294 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
St. Martin's Minotaur - 2016 - ISBN: 1250049660 / 9781250049667  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034806 $25.99
Ingelman-Sundberg, Catharina  
League of Pensioners #1: The Little Old Lady Who Broke All the Rules
When their retirement home starts cutting corners to save money, Martha Andersson and her friends decide to regain their independence and improve their lot by turning to white collar crime. After robbing a luxury hotel and pulling off a heist at the National Museum, with the police baffled and gangsters on their trail, can they stay one walker's length ahead in the game?  
Novel, 390 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Harper - 2016 - ISBN: 0062447971 / 9780062447975  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034395 $15.99
Jance, J.A.  
J.P. Beaumont #22: Dance of the Bones
Includes bonus novella 'Stand Down'. Years ago, sheriff Brandon Walker arrested John Lassiter for the murder of prospector Amos Warren. Now Lassiter wants Brandon to find the real killer and clear his name. When Brandon finds links to an unsolved case in Seattle, he comes to J.P. Beaumont for help.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Shamus Award for Best P.I. Novel
 
Novel, 437 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
William Morrow - 2016 - ISBN: 0062297678 / 9780062297679  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034400 $9.99
Jones, G. Wayman (Daniels, Norman)  
Black Bat #02: The Black Bat Strikes Again / Black Bat's Challenge
Plus The Mask comic story 'The Mask Returns'.

The Black Bat Strikes Again: The Cowled Crime-buster pursues a gang of satanic killers.

Black Bat's Challenge: Can he unmask the hidden leader of a vicious gang of beggars?  
Omnibus, 126 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1939 / 1940)  
Sanctum Books - 2016 - ISBN: 1608771938 / 9781608771936  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034662 $14.95
Khan, Vaseem  
Baby Ganesh Agency #2: The Perplexing Theft of the Jewel in the Crown
While Ashwin Chopra is visiting an exhibition of the British Crown Jewels in Mumbai, the Koh-i-Noor diamond is stolen in a seemingly impossible heist. The hunt is on for the culprits, but it soon becomes clear that only one man - and his elephant - can crack the case.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2017 Shamus Award for Best Paperback Original
 
Novel, 341 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Redhook - 2016 - ISBN: 0316386847 / 9780316386845  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034101 $15.99
Matthews, Jason  
Egorova & Nash #2: Palace of Treason
SVR agent Dominika Egorova is back in Moscow, but she despises the oligarchs and thugs of Putin's Russia, and is working as a double agent for the CIA. Her romantic involvement with CIA handler Nate Nash adds to her risk. And when a mole in the SVR finds her name on a restricted list of sources, it's a virtual death sentence.  
Novel, 578 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Pocket - 2016 - ISBN: 1501135074 / 9781501135071  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034977 $9.99
McDermid, Val (V.L.)  
Forensics
A history of forensic science, real-world murders, and the people who solve them. Black & white illustrations throughout with a center section in color.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Edgar Award for Best Fact Crime
♦  Winner of the 2016 Anthony Award for Best Critical or Nonfiction Work
 
Nonfiction, 310 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Grove - 2016 - ISBN: 0802125158 / 9780802125156  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035021 $16.00
McKenzie, C.B.  
Bad Country
Arizona PI Rodeo Garnet is hired by an elderly Indian woman to help discover who murdered her grandson.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2015 Edgar Award for Best First Novel by an American Author
♦  Finalist for the 2015 Shamus Award for Best First P.I. Novel
♦  Winner of the 2013 Hillerman Prize
 
Novel, 292 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
St. Martin's Minotaur - 2016 - ISBN: 1250091810 / 9781250091819  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034819 $17.99
Moran, Terrie Farley  
Read Em & Eat #3: Read to Death
The book club hires Oscar Frieland to drive them on an excursion. When the man is later found dead in his van, the deputies have questions. Can the club members find answers?  
Novel, 289 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 0425270300 / 9780425270301  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035263 $7.99
Morrigan, Laura  
Call of the Wilde #4: Take the Monkey and Run
In New Orleans to help find a woman's missing sister, Grace is distracted when her client's cat confirms that a monkey is loose in the neighborhood. The case gets complicated when Grace receives a cryptic warning that her client isn't what she seems.  
Novel, 296 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 0425282015 / 9780425282014  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033415 $7.99
Nesbø, Jo  
Harry Hole #07: The Snowman
Irascible Oslo police investigator Harry Hole becomes a pawn in a serial killer's terrifying game.  
Novel, 516 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2011 HC  
Vintage Crime / Black Lizard - 2016 - ISBN: 1101973730 / 9781101973738  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035255 $9.99
Orenduff, J. Michael  
Pot Thief #3: The Pot Thief Who Studied Einstein
Hubie takes a trip to a reclusive collector's house to appraise a collection to Anasazi pots - which includes three of his own copies. When he returns home, the $2500 the collector paid him is missing. Getting his money back will require finding a place he only visited blindfolded, with his three copies the only way to identify the location. And then a John Doe at the morgue turns out to be the collector . . .

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2011 Lefty Award for Best Humorous Mystery Novel
 
Novel, 236 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2011)  
Open Road - 2014 - ISBN: 1480458805 / 9781480458802  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034657 $14.99
Panowich, Brian  
Clayton Burroughs #1: Bull Mountain
Clayton Burroughs comes from a long line of outlaws, and his clan runs moonshine, pot, and meth over six state lines. To distance himself, he became sheriff in the neighboring town. When a Fed shows up to shut down the Burroughs operation, his hidden agenda could lead Clayton down the path to self-destruction.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2016 Thriller Award for Best First Novel
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Anthony Award for Best First Novel
 
Novel, 287 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Putnam - 2016 - ISBN: 0425282287 / 9780425282281  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035219 $16.00
Paretsky, Sara  
V.I. Warshawski #17: Brush Back
When a high school flame turns to V.I. Warshawski for help, she winds up tangling with Chicago political bosses and digging for buried family secrets.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Shamus Award for Best P.I. Novel
 
Novel, 517 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Signet - 2016 - ISBN: 0451477154 / 9780451477156  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035249 $9.99
Pearce, Michael  
Mamur Zapt #19: The Women of the Souk
Cairo, 1913: When schoolgirl Marie Kewfik is kidnapped in the Souk, the Khedive insists that the Mamur Zapt take charge of the negotiations for her return. The Kewfiks are one of the wealthiest and most powerful families in Egypt, but Captain Owen discovers that not everyone thinks it's worth the bother of securing the release of a mere girl.  
Novel, 172 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Severn House - 2016 - ISBN: 0727886185 / 9780727886187  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034234 $28.99
Penny, Louise  
Armand Gamache #11: The Nature of the Beast
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, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
St. Martin's Minotaur - 2016 - ISBN: 125002210X / 9781250022103  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034826 $17.99
Preston, Douglas / Child, Lincoln  
Pendergast #15: Crimson Shore
Pendergast and his ward Constance travel to a Massachusetts village to investigate the theft of a priceless wine collection, and discover a bricked-up niche holding a crumbling skeleton. Then a corpse turns up in the marshes. Is there a connection to a legendary 17th-century witches' colony?  
Novel, 370 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Grand Central - 2016 - ISBN: 1455525944 / 9781455525942  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034053 $9.99
Raybourn, Deanna  
Veronica Speedwell #1: A Curious Beginning
1887: After her cottage is ransacked, explorer and naturalist Veronica Speedwell accepts sanctuary in London. When her benefactor is murdered, she and his associate, a cranky naturalist named Stoker, must evade unknown assailants while unraveling the threat against Veronica.  
Novel, 337 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Berkley - 2016 - ISBN: 0451476026 / 9780451476029  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035223 $15.00
Rollins, James (aka Clemens, James)  
SIGMA Force #11: The Bone Labyrinth
A Catholic chapel, hidden for centuries in a Croatian cavern, holds the bones of a Neanderthal woman. And in a nearby cavern, elaborate primitive paintings depict an immense battle between Neanderthals and monstrous shadowy figures. What are they? The search for the truth will take SIGMA Force 50,000 years into the past.  
Novel, 608 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
William Morrow - 2016 - ISBN: 0062381652 / 9780062381651  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034406 $9.99
Runcie, James  
Grantchester #5: Sidney Chambers and the Dangers of Temptation
Late 1960s: Clergyman Sidney Chambers continues his amateur sleuthing: a student has been divested of a family heirloom; Mrs. Maguire's husband returns from the dead; an arson attack leads to uncovering blackmail; and more.  
Collection, 315 pages, Trade Paperback  
Bloomsbury - 2016 - ISBN: 1632865661 / 9781632865663  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034831 $17.00
Smith, Alexander McCall  
Chance Developments
Short stories on the subjects of love and art, each inspired by an intriguing old photo.  
Collection, 240 pages, Hardcover, 1st US Edition  
Pantheon - 2016 - ISBN: 1101871253 / 9781101871256  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued.  
Already Received   ID: #New035178 $26.00
Stewart, Trenton Lee  
Mysterious Benedict Society: Mr. Benedict's Book of Perplexing Puzzles, Elusive Enigmas, and Curious Conundrums
Ages 10 and up. A companion volume to the popular mystery series, featuring new puzzles, riddles, and brainteasers to solve.  
Activity Book, 148 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2011 HC  
Little, Brown - 2016 - ISBN: 0316394750 / 9780316394758  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034121 $9.99
Stockbridge, Grant (Page, Norvell W.)  
Spider #08: Empire of Doom / The Spider and the Faceless One
Empire of Doom: With the White House itself hanging in the balance, the Spider must thwart a power-mad dictator.

The Spider and the Faceless One: The city burns as Wentworth seeks to unmask the elusive Munro, a murderous master of disguise.  
Omnibus, 144 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1934 / 1939)  
Sanctum Books - 2016 - ISBN: 1608771997 / 9781608771998  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034663 $14.95


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