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Mystery Scene #146
Sharon Bolton; Alex Marwood; Laura McHugh; hardboiled anxiety; reviews; more.  
Magazine, 68 pages, Magazine, 1st Edition  
KBS Communications - 2016 - ISBN: mystscene146  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036234 $7.50
Aaronovitch, Ben  
Peter Grant #6: The Hanging Tree
In London, the Tyburn gallows once stood where Marble Arch stands today. The walk there, along Oxford Street and past Mayfair mansions, was the last trip of the condemned. The place has a bloody and haunted legacy, and now both blood and ghosts have returned to the mansions of the world's super rich. And blood mixed with magic is a job for Peter Grant.  
Novel, 292 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st US Edition  
DAW - 2017 - ISBN: 0756409675 / 9780756409678  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035168 $7.99
Ace, Cathy  
WISE Enquiries #2: The Case of the Missing Morris Dancer
The Anwen Morris Dancers are to play a pivotal role at a Duke's wedding, but plans might go awry unless the WISE women can find a missing Morris man and a set of valuable artifacts.  
Novel, 215 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Severn House - 2016 - ISBN: 1847516637 / 9781847516633  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034992 $17.95
Adler-Olsen, Jussi  
Department Q #6: The Hanging Girl
The team's latest cold case, the hanging death of a teen girl, takes them to the remote Danish island of Bornholm and a sun-worshipping cult. Carl, Assad, Rose, and Gordon must stop a string of murders and a skilled manipulator who refuses to let anything get in his way.  
Novel, 502 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Dutton - 2017 - ISBN: 1101984228 / 9781101984222  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036582 $16.00
Allingham, Margery  
The White Cottage Mystery
Eric Crowther collected secrets and used them as weapons to torture those around him, so there are plenty of suspects when he is found dead. Chief Inspector Challenor and his son Jerry will have to dig deep into everyone's past to find out who pulled the trigger.  
Novel, 157 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1927)  
Bloomsbury - 2017 - ISBN: 1408880202 / 9781408880203  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036716 $16.00
Beaton, M.C.  
Hamish Macbeth #33: Death of a Ghost audiobook
Police sergeant Hamish Macbeth and policeman Charlie Carson investigate reports of eerie lights and noises at a ruined castle. They find no sign of a ghost, but they do find a dead body in the cellar.  
Novel, Audio CD(s), Unabridged - 5 CDs, 5.5 hours, performed by Graeme Malcolm  
Hachette Audio - 2017 - ISBN: 1478938951 / 9781478938958  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036448 $30.00
Beverly, Bill  
Dodgers
East works for a Los Angeles drug gang. His uncle sends him and some other teens to kill a witness, connected to a major case, who is hiding out in Wisconsin. The journey takes East out of a city he's never left and into an America that is entirely alien to him.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the UK Crime Writers' Association 2016 Gold Dagger
♦  Winner of the UK Crime Writers' Association 2016 New Blood Dagger
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Edgar Award for Best First Novel
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Anthony Award for Best First Novel
 
Novel, 290 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Broadway - 2017 - ISBN: 1101903759 / 9781101903759  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036585 $15.00
Bowen, Rhys  
Molly #16: Time of Fog and Fire
Daniel Sullivan accepted a Secret Service assignment, but Molly couldn't get any details out of him. When a cryptic letter makes her think he wants her to join him in San Francisco, she wonders why he's turned to her for help, instead of to his new boss or his police contacts. What's gone wrong on his assignment?  
Novel, 277 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
St. Martin's Minotaur - 2017 - ISBN: 1250052076 / 9781250052070  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036710 $16.99
Burke, Alafair  
The Ex
When she hears that her former fiance has been arrested for a triple homicide, criminal defense lawyer Olivia Randall has no doubt he is innocent. But who would go to such great lengths to frame him, and why?

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Edgar Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 285 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Harper - 2017 - ISBN: 006239049X / 9780062390493  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036490 $15.99
Buzzelli, Elizabeth Kane  
Little Library #1: A Most Curious Murder
Jenny's mother's little library has been destroyed. Neighbor Zoe Zola suspects local curmudgeon Adam Cane. When he's found dead in Zoe's garden, Jenny and Zoe team up to clear Zoe's name and find the real killer.  
Novel, 325 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Crooked Lane - 2016 - ISBN: 1683310179 / 9781683310174  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036746 $15.99
Casey, Donis  
Alafair Tucker #9: The Return of the Raven Mocker
1918: The influenza pandemic is sweeping through Boynton, Oklahoma. When her daughter Alice's neighbors unexpectedly succumb, something about the way they died makes Alafair suspect it was poison rather than influenza.  
Novel, 218 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition (simultaneous HC)  
Poisoned Pen - 2017 - ISBN: 1464207569 / 9781464207563  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036749 $15.95
Cavallaro, Brittany  
Charlotte Holmes & James Watson #1: A Study in Charlotte
Ages 13 and up. At a Connecticut prep school, someone is committing crimes based on Arthur Conan Doyle stories, and framing students Charlotte Holmes and James Watson (descendants of the Great Detective and his companion). With danger mounting and no one else they can trust, they set out to uncover the truth.

Recommended by Elizabeth  
Novel, 321 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Harper - 2017 - ISBN: 0062398911 / 9780062398918  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036515 $9.99
Coleman, Reed Farrel  
Gus Murphy #1: Where It Hurts
When TJ Delcamino's battered body is discovered in the woods, the police don't seem interested in pursuing the killer, so ex-con Tommy Delcamino turns to retired cop Gus Murphy for help. Gus discovers everyone TJ knew seems to have something to hide - and so do the police.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Edgar Award for Best Novel
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Thriller Award for Best Novel
♦  Winner of the 2017 Anthony Award for Best Novel
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Shamus Award for Best PI Novel
 
Novel, 353 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Putnam - 2017 - ISBN: 0425283275 / 9780425283271  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036584 $16.00
Coleman, Reed Farrel  
Gus Murphy #2: What You Break
Gus and his girlfriend Magdalena are put in harm's way when Gus is caught up in the distant aftershocks of heinous crimes committed decades ago in Vietnam and Russia.  
Novel, 357 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Putnam - 2017 - ISBN: 0399173048 / 9780399173042  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036568 $27.00
Copperman, E.J. (aka Cohen, Jeffrey)  
Haunted Guesthouse #8: Spouse on Haunted Hill
Alison's ex shows up, on the run from people he owes money. Then he disappears - after a mysterious man who was trailing him ends up full of bullets. With the help of ghosts Maxie and Paul, Alison sets out to find her ex and clear him of murder.  
Novel, 193 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley - 2016 - ISBN: 0425283380 / 9780425283387  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036381 $7.99
Cornwell, Bernard  
Saxon Tales #10: The Flame Bearer
Publisher's signed edition with signature page tipped in; 'Signed First Edition' sticker on front of jacket. There is an uneasy state of peace in Britain, at last giving Uhtred a chance to take back the home his uncle stole from him. He is determined that nothing, neither new enemies nor old foes, will keep him from his birthright.  
Novel, 284 pages, Hardcover, 1st US Edition  
Harper - 2016 - ISBN: 0062250787 / 9780062250780  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036486 $27.99
Coulter, Catherine  
FBI Thriller #20: Insidious
As special agents Savich and Sherlock try to find out who's trying to kill the head of an international conglomerate, special agent Wittier heads to Hollywood to help a Los Angeles detective track down a serial killer.  
Novel, 447 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Pocket - 2017 - ISBN: 1501150308 / 9781501150302  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036350 $9.99
Crais, Robert  
Cole & Pike #16: The Promise
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, 417 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Putnam - 2016 - ISBN: 0425272850 / 9780425272855  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036393 $9.99
Daheim, Mary  
Bed & Breakfast #30: Here Comes the Bribe
Judith has her hands full with unexpected family ties and a body in the backyard.  
Novel, 310 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
William Morrow - 2016 - ISBN: 0062318306 / 9780062318305  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036500 $7.99
Davis, Krista  
Paws & Claws #4: Mission Impawsible
The inn is hosting a matchmaking event for pet owners, and Holly's grandmother is hoping to play Cupid for her granddaughter. Unfortunately, what Holly finds is a dead guy. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 284 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley - 2017 - ISBN: 1101988568 / 9781101988565  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036417 $7.99
Dorsey, Tim  
Serge Storms #19: Coconut Cowboy
Obsessed with 1960s classic film Easy Rider, Floridaphile serial killer Serge Storms mounts his motorcyle - with Coleman literally riding shotgun - and sets a course for the Florida panhandle, in search of the real America.  
Novel, 412 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
William Morrow - 2017 - ISBN: 0062656317 / 9780062656315  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036512 $9.99
Douglas, Carole Nelson  
Midnight Louie #28: Cat in an Alphabet Endgame
A resurgence of the long-vanquished Las Vegas mob could have Temple searching for an undertaker rather than a Justice of the Peace. Luckily, Midnight Louie and the Las Vegas Cat Pack are planning their finest moments to bring down the baddies.  
Novel, 301 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand  
Wishlist - 2016 - ISBN: 1943175055 / 9781943175055  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036265 $18.99
Flower, Amanda (aka Alan, Isabella)  
Magical Bookshop #2: Prose and Cons
A local writer is found dead in the bookshop moments before a scheduled reading of the works of Edgar Allan Poe. Daisy will need to rely on Poe's works to solve the murder, with some help from her trusty cat Emerson and shop crow Faulkner  
Novel, 323 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley - 2016 - ISBN: 0451477456 / 9780451477453  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036382 $7.99
Fowler, Christopher  
Bryant & May Peculiar Crimes Unit #12: Bryant & May and the Burning Man
In the weeks before Guy Fawkes Day, riots are sweeping the streets of London, and detective Arthur Bryant is convinced the seemingly separate incidents are connected. Confined to his bed after surgery, his investigation leads him to the unit's case history, where he uncovers solutions to ten previously unsolved cases that relate to the events unfolding in the present.  
Novel, 410 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Bantam UK - 2016 - ISBN: 0857502352 / 9780857502353  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035532 $15.99
Freeman, Brian  
Jonathan Stride #7: Goodbye to the Dead
When detective Serena Dial witnesses a murder outside a Duluth bar, she stumbles onto a case with roots that go all the way back to the last year of Cindy Stride's life.  
Novel, 402 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Quercus - 2017 - ISBN: 1681443066 / 9781681443065  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035479 $16.99
Fusilli, Jim (editor)  
Crime Plus Music
Twenty music-themed noir stories.  
Anthology, 305 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Three Rooms - 2016 - ISBN: 1941110452 / 9781941110454  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035614 $19.95
Gardner, Erle Stanley  
Cool & Lam: The Knife Slipped
A tale of adultery and corruption, of doublecrosses and triple identities, that was meant to be the second in the series, but was shelved when the publisher objected to (among other things) Bertha Cool's behavior.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Shamus Award for Best Paperback Original
 
Novel, 238 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Hard Case Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 1783299274 / 9781783299270  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036580 $9.95
Gilliland, Rhonda (editor) / Mallory, Michael Allan (editor)  
Cooked to Death: Tales of Crime and Cookery
Midwestern authors serve up murderous tales revolving around food, accompanied by recipes that have been tried and proven entirely non-lethal.  
Anthology, 201 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Nodin - 2016 - ISBN: 1935666878 / 9781935666875  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036778 $16.95
Herron, Mick  
Slough House #3: Real Tigers
Slough House is where disgraced MI5 operatives are reassigned, to spend the rest of their careers pushing paper. When one of them is kidnapped and held for ransom, they must breach the security of MI5 headquarters and steal intel to exchange for their comrade's safety. Along the way, they uncover a larger web of intrigue that involves a group of private mercenaries as well as the highest authorities in the Secret Service.

Awards:
♦  Shortlisted for the UK Crime Writers' Association 2016 Gold Dagger (best novel)
♦  Shortlisted for the UK Crime Writers' Association 2016 Steel Dagger (best thriller)
 
Novel, 343 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Soho Crime - 2017 - ISBN: 1616957980 / 9781616957988  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036583 $15.95
Hesse, Jennifer David  
Wiccan Wheel #2: Bell, Book & Candlemas
The owner of a New Age gift shop is being threatened. When things escalate to murder, the Wiccan community turns to Keli for help. Can she stop the harassment and catch the killer, and still maintain her privacy about her religion?  
Novel, 312 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2017 - ISBN: 1496704940 / 9781496704948  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036410 $7.99
Holt, Anne  
Hanne Wilhelmsen #4: The Lion's Mouth
The Norwegian Prime Minister has been shot in the head. Was it politically motivated, or personal? When secrets begin to unravel from the PM's past, Hanne and her partner Billy must piece together the crime before a private tragedy becomes a public outcry.  
Novel, 327 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Scribner - 2017 - ISBN: 1501123246 / 9781501123245  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036346 $16.00
Indriðason, Arnaldur  
Reykjavik Prequel #3: Into Oblivion
1979: A man's body has been found in the blue lagoon. Apparently the victim fell from a great height. Was he thrown out of an airplane? Detective Erlendur is also asked to investigate the case of a girl who vanished on her way to school forty years earlier.  
Novel, 345 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Picador - 2017 - ISBN: 1250111439 / 9781250111432  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036718 $16.00
James, Miranda  
Cat in the Stacks #7: No Cats Allowed
When the irritating new library director's body is discovered, the list of suspects is long. Things take a turn for the worse when a threatening email throws suspicion on Melba. Can Charlie and his Maine Coon cat Diesel clear their friend's name?  
Novel, 296 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Berkley - 2017 - ISBN: 0425277755 / 9780425277751  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036418 $7.99
Lansdale, Joe R.  
Hap & Leonard #09: Honky Tonk Samurai
Hap Collins is a former 1960s activist and self-proclaimed white trash rebel. Leonard Pine is a tough, gay, black Vietnam veteran and Republican. Lilly Buckner brings a cold case to their new PI office: she wants them to look for her missing granddaughter. They discover that the used car lot where the young woman worked is a front for a prostitution ring, and the mystery of her disappearance only deepens from there.  
Novel, 340 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Little, Brown Mulholland - 2017 - ISBN: 031632941X / 9780316329415  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035481 $15.99
Lee, J.M. (Jung-Myung)  
The Investigation
Korea, 1944: As young prison guard Watanbe Yuichi investigates the murder of another guard, he begins to discover what is really going on inside this violent institution which few inmates survive - and becomes determined to protect a poet whose works hold great beauty.  
Novel, 327 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Pegasus - 2016 - ISBN: 1681772515 / 9781681772516  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035512 $15.95
Lehane, Dennis  
Joe Coughlin #2: Live by Night
Joe Coughlin, the youngest son of a prominent Boston police captain, moves from childhood petty theft up the ladder of organized crime, enjoying the riches, thrills, and notoriety of being an outlaw in the Prohibition era.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2013 Edgar Award for Best Novel
♦  Finalist for the 2013 Bruce Alexander Memorial Award for Best Historical Mystery
 
Novel, 531 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
William Morrow - 2017 - ISBN: 0060004894 / 9780060004897  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036511 $9.99
Lippman, Laura  
Wilde Lake
Lu Brant's first case as state's attorney dredges up painful memories of 1980, when her brother A.J. saved his best friend at the cost of another man's life. Now she wonders if the events happened as she remembers, and what details might have been withheld from her because she was a child. The more she learns about the case, the more questions arise.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Anthony Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 352 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
William Morrow - 2017 - ISBN: 0062083465 / 9780062083463  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036493 $15.99
Ludlum, Robert - of interest: Lustbader, Eric Van  
Bourne #13: The Bourne Enigma
An enigmatic message from a Russian spymaster alerts Bourne to a crippling disaster about to be visited on the world. Bourne has just four days to discover the nature of the disaster and stop it.  
Novel, 508 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Grand Central - 2016 - ISBN: 1455597953 / 9781455597956  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036444 $9.99
Mankell, Henning  
Quicksand: What It Means to Be a Human Being
An autobiographical look at the myriad experiences that shape a meaningful life.  
Nonfiction, 303 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Vintage - 2017 - ISBN: 0525432159 / 9780525432159  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036586 $16.95
Marsh, Ngaio  
Roderick Alleyn #29: Last Ditch
Ricky Alleyn, now twenty-one, has relocated to a secluded island to write a novel. When he stumbles across a murder and then gets himself kidnapped, Inspector Alleyn heads to the island to get to the bottom of things.  
Novel, 264 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1977)  
Felony & Mayhem - 2016 - ISBN: 163194052X / 9781631940521  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036725 $14.95
Marsh, Ngaio  
Roderick Alleyn #30: A Grave Mistake
Exhausted from the stresses of family life, wealthy Sybil Foster heads to a local hotel that specializes in soothing shattered nerves. When she's killed, Inspector Alleyn has a real puzzler on his hands.  
Novel, 269 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1978)  
Felony & Mayhem - 2016 - ISBN: 1631940546 / 9781631940545  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036726 $14.95
Marsh, Ngaio  
Roderick Alleyn #31: Photo Finish
On a visit to a lavish island estate in New Zealand, Inspector Alleyn winds up investigating when a diva is murdered. Soprano Isabella Sommita was widely loathed, and Alleyn finds himself with an abundance of suspects.  
Novel, 248 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1980)  
Felony & Mayhem - 2016 - ISBN: 1631940678 / 9781631940675  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036727 $14.95
Marston, Edward  
Home Front Detective #4: Deeds of Darkness
When a young woman is murdered in a darkened cinema, DI Marmion and Sergeant Joe Keedy find themselves pursuing a killer who has no qualms about slaying his victims in public.  
Novel, 381 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Allison & Busby - 2015 - ISBN: 0749015292 / 9780749015299  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035533 $9.95
Mathews, Francine (aka Barron, Stephanie)  
Merry Folger #1: Death in the Off-season
Rusty Mason, scion of one of Nantucket's wealthy summer families, fled the US under a legal cloud a decade ago. So what was he doing back on Nantucket, and who murdered him? Thirty-two-year-old detective Merry Folger, the daughter and granddaughter of local police chiefs, investigates.

Recommended by Elizabeth  
Novel, 356 pages, Trade Paperback, 2nd Edition (rewritten from the 1994 edition)  
Soho Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 1616957263 / 9781616957261  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036247 $9.99
Mathews, Francine (aka Barron, Stephanie)  
Merry Folger #2: Death in Rough Water
When a fishing boat captain is swept overboard during a spring storm, his death is pronounced an accident. But his daughter Del isn't convinced, and turns to her old friend, police detective Merry Folger, for help.  
Novel, 331 pages, Trade Paperback, 2nd Edition (rewritten from the 1995 edition)  
Soho Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 161695728X / 9781616957285  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036248 $15.95
McCallum, David  
Once a Crooked Man
Now wealthy and aging, the Bruschettis have decided to retire from their low-profile and successful life of crime. But when young actor Harry Murphy overhears them planning to murder a man in London who knows too much, their plans begin to unravel. After Harry makes the well-intentioned if egregious mistake of trying to warn the intended victim, he finds himself alone in a foreign country, on the wrong side of the law, with a suitcase full of cash and a dangerous man on his trail. And while his good looks, charm, and cheerful persistence may prove assets in the events that follow, none of Harry's past roles have prepared him for what happens next.  
Novel, 337 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
St. Martin's Minotaur - 2017 - ISBN: 1250112060 / 9781250112064  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036709 $15.99
Mcdonald, Gregory  
Snatch: Who Took Toby Rinaldi? (alternate title: Snatched) / Safekeeping
Who Took Toby Rinaldi?: Eight-year-old whiz kid Toby Rinaldi, whose father is key to vital negotiations in the Middle East, is put aboard a flight to San Francisco. Then Toby disappears. They have just 48 hours to find him, or tanks will roll across the desert, and the flow of oil from the Persian Gulf will stop.

Safekeeping: During the Battle of Britain, a Duke's son is sent to New York City for safety, but winds up in the hands of the Salvallo family, who have decided he might be worth some money to them. When he witnesses a murdered committed by Tony Salvallo, the boy knows it's time to strike out on his own - with Savallo in hot pursuit.  
Omnibus, 446 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1980 / 1985)  
Hard Case Crime - 2017 - ISBN: 178565182X / 9781785651823  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036594 $12.95
McNamara, Frances  
Emily Cabot #6: Death at the Paris Exposition
After being named the only female US commissioner to the Paris Exposition of 1900, Chicago socialite Bertha Palmer enlists Emily to act as her social secretary. Emily investigates when several young women meet untimely deaths and a member of the Palmer's circle is accused of the crimes.  
Novel, 257 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand  
Allium - 2016 - ISBN: 0996755837 / 9780996755832  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036217 $16.99
Mendoza, Élmer  
Silver Bullets
Culiacan, Mexico: Police detective Lefty Mendieta investigates the murder of a high-powered lawyer with a penchant for cross-dressing and edgy sex.  
Novel, 237 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
MacLehose - 2016 - ISBN: 1681446138 / 9781681446134  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035475 $14.99
Moffat, Steven (writer) / Gatiss, Mark (writer) / Jay. (artist)  
Sherlock: A Study in Pink
Manga adaptation of the TV episode.  
Graphic Novel, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Titan - 2017 - ISBN: 1785856154 / 9781785856150  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036574 $12.99
Nesbø, Jo  
Midnight Sun
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, 260 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Vintage Crime / Black Lizard - 2017 - ISBN: 0804172579 / 9780804172578  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036588 $15.00
O'Connor, Carlene  
Irish Village #1: Murder in an Irish Village
In County Cork, the O'Sullivans run a family bistro. When they unlock the shop one morning and discover a dead body at one of the tables, Siobhan sets out to solve the crime and restore the bistro's reputation.  
Novel, 344 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Kensington - 2017 - ISBN: 1617738468 / 9781617738463  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036419 $7.99
Ohlsson, Kristina  
Fredrika Bergman #5: The Chosen
When a Jewish teacher is shot to death, and a few hours later two Jewish boys go missing, Fredrika Bergman and Alex Recht of the Stockholm police face their toughest challenge ever.  
Novel, 484 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Washington Square - 2016 - ISBN: 1476734062 / 9781476734064  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036344 $17.00
Olsen, Gregg  
Waterman & Stark #3: Just Try to Stop Me
A serial killer has escaped from prison and is plotting her revenge, determined that this time, detective Kendall Stark and forensic pathologist Birdy Waterman won't be able to stop her.  
Novel, 439 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Pinnacle - 2016 - ISBN: 0786029986 / 9780786029983  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036395 $9.99
Orgain, Diana  
Love or Money #3: Third Time's a Crime
At a haunted California castle, Georgia and nine other contestants are supposed to solve the 1960 disappearance of a teenager. But one of the contestants has been found drowned at the bottom of the empty swimming pool.  
Novel, 277 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley - 2017 - ISBN: 0425271706 / 9780425271704  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036406 $7.99
Parker, Robert B. - of interest: Knott, Robert  
Cole & Hitch #8: Blackjack
There's new trouble in Appaloosa: Boston Bill Black, owner of the new casino. The man vanishes when word comes through he's wanted for murder. It's up to territorial marshals Virgil Cole and Everett Hitch to track him down.  
Novel, 353 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Putnam - 2017 - ISBN: 1101982527 / 9781101982525  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036396 $9.99
Pattison, Eliot  
Shan Tao Yun #8: Soul of the Fire
Startled to be chosen to fill a vacancy on an international commission investigating Tibetan suicides, Shan Tao Yun soon learns that his predecessor was murdered, and that the commission is presenting self-immolation protests as acts of crime and terrorism. When he discovers that the most recent immolation was actually a murder, he must make a desperate effort to uncover the commission's secrets.  
Novel, 292 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
St. Martin's Minotaur - 2017 - ISBN: 1250118611 / 9781250118615  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036714 $15.99
Pavone, Chris  
The Expats
When her husband is offered a job in Luxembourg, Kate Moore jumps at the chance to leave her own double life behind. But when another American couple arrives, she grows to suspect that they are not who they claim to be. Is her own past catching up with her? Kate begins to dig, and uncovers a mind-boggling long-play con that threatens her family and her life.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2013 Edgar Award for Best First Novel by an American Author
♦  Winner of the 2013 Anthony Award for Best First Novel
♦  Finalist for the 2013 Thriller Award for Best First Novel
♦  Shortlisted for the 2012 UK Crime Writers' New Blood Dagger
 
Novel, 498 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Broadway - 2016 - ISBN: 0451498941 / 9780451498946  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036392 $9.99
Perry, Anne  
Thomas Pitt #31: Treachery at Lancaster Gate
When a bomb goes off during an important - and secret - police raid, killing several officers, Pitt investigates. The evidence trail leads him straight to a deadly crime in the drawing rooms of London's elite.  
Novel, 288 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Ballantine - 2017 - ISBN: 110188634X / 9781101886342  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036595 $16.00
Perry, Carol J.  
Witch City #4: Murder Go Round
On a trip to an auction, a silver samovar gives Lee visions of murder. Guided by her gift and by her wise tabby cat, Lee sets out to catch the killer. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 367 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2017 - ISBN: 149670715X / 9781496707154  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036411 $7.99
Perry, Thomas  
Forty Thieves
Sid and Ronnie Abel are a married detective team. Ed and Nicole Hoyt are married assassins. The couples have little in common, until they're both hired to do damage control on the same murder case. The Abels have been hired to crack the case - and the Hoyts have been hired to make sure that doesn't happen.  
Novel, 356 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Mysterious Press - 2017 - ISBN: 0802126383 / 9780802126382  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036752 $16.00
Plakcy, Neil S.  
Angus Green #1: The Next One Will Kill You
When his fellow agents find out he was involved in a strip trivia contest at a Miami gay bar, Angus Green is worried it will crash his FBI career. Instead, he's moved from a desk job to a case that brings mayhem at every turn.  
Novel, 265 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand  
Diversion - 2016 - ISBN: 1682303012 / 9781682303016  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036191 $14.99
Pressey, Rose  
Haunted Vintage #4: Haunted Is Always in Fashion
Cookie has agreed to share her fashion expertise with a local writer. When the woman is shot dead, Cookie picks up the thread of the story with help from her psychic cat and a couple of inquisitive ghosts. To unmask the killer, she'll have to lift the lid on family secrets.  
Novel, 271 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2016 - ISBN: 149670553X / 9781496705532  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036384 $7.99
Preston, Douglas / Child, Lincoln  
Gideon Crew #4: Beyond the Ice Limit
Five years ago, a gigantic meteorite - actually a complex organism from the reaches of space - implanted itself deep under the ocean. Now it's growing, and the mission to save the planet requires Gideon's expertise with nuclear weapons. He and his team soon discover the organism has no intention of going quietly.  
Novel, 371 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Grand Central - 2016 - ISBN: 1455525871 / 9781455525874  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036443 $7.99
Rankin, Ian  
John Rebus #20: Even Dogs in the Wild
After a lawyer is killed during a robbery, DI Siobhan Clarke discovers a note indicating the attack might not have been random. When local gangster Big Ger Cafferty receives an identical message, Clarke calls in the recently retired John Rebus to help. Together the two old adversaries might just stand a chance of saving Cafferty's skin.  
Novel, 347 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Back Bay - 2016 - ISBN: 0316342548 / 9780316342544  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035476 $15.99
Robb, J.D. (aka Roberts, Nora)  
Eve Dallas #43: Apprentice in Death
Security videos of a sniper attack reveal that a tactical laser rifle was used, and the shooter could have been miles away. Lt. Eve Dallas turns to her husband Roarke for help pinpointing the location, and learns there were two shooters: expert and student.  
Novel, 343 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Berkley - 2017 - ISBN: 1101987995 / 9781101987995  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036402 $7.99
Rollins, James (aka Clemens, James)  
SIGMA Force #12: The Seventh Plague
Publisher's signed edition with signature page tipped in; 'Signed First Edition' sticker on front of jacket. After two years, a missing archaeologist reappears in the Egyptian desert, but dies before he can explain what happened. But something had begun mummifying his body while he was still alive. It's up to SIGMA Force to figure out what's going on.  
Novel, 425 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
William Morrow - 2016 - ISBN: 0062381687 / 9780062381682  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035642 $27.99
Rollins, James (aka Clemens, James) / Blackwood, Grant  
Tucker Wayne #2: War Hawk
A former army colleague turns to Tucker for help. As Tucker and his dog Kane search for a young idealist's killer, the trail leads to powerful people in the US government.  
Novel, 509 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
William Morrow - 2017 - ISBN: 0062135295 / 9780062135292  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036510 $9.99
Ross, Barbara  
Maine Clambake #5: Iced Under
Julia and her mom are hunkered down for the winter when a package arrives, containing a valuable family heirloom that disappeared in the 1920s. Who could have sent it, and why? Includes recipes.  
Novel, 294 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2017 - ISBN: 1496700392 / 9781496700391  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036409 $7.99
Ryan, Sofie (aka Kelly, Sofie)  
Second Chance Cat #4: Telling Tails
Rose delivers a customer's purchase just in time to see the man murdered by his wife. She is knocked out, and when she wakes up, the police don't believe her - the wife has evidence showing that he ran off with another woman. It's up to Charlotte's Angels to uncover the truth.  
Novel, 291 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley - 2017 - ISBN: 1101991208 / 9781101991206  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036405 $7.99
Sebestyen, Victor  
1946: The Making of the Modern World
Drawing on new archival material and interviews, journalist Sebestyen reviews major postwar decisions, discussing the economic collapse, starvation, ethnic cleansing, and displacement that followed World War II.  
Nonfiction, 438 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Vintage - 2016 - ISBN: 1101910283 / 9781101910283  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036575 $18.00
Shelton, Paige  
Dangerous Type #2: Bookman Dead Style
The local film festival brings stars galore to town. When Clare sees cinema's hottest superhero being arrested, accused of killing his sister, she decides to clear his name.  
Novel, 276 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley - 2017 - ISBN: 0425277267 / 9780425277263  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036415 $7.99
Shelton, Paige  
Scottish Bookshop #1: The Cracked Spine
f. Delaney is excited about starting a new job in Edinburgh, at a rare book and manuscript shop. When a precious artifact goes missing and a coworker's sister is murdered, Delaney decides to apply some American ingenuity to the case.  
Novel, 279 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
St. Martin's - 2017 - ISBN: 1250118220 / 9781250118226  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036631 $7.99
Siciliano, Sam  
Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes: The Moonstone's Curse
Charles Bromley's wife has refused an offer to sell a family diamond that is said to be cursed. When a jeweler is murdered and the diamond is stolen, Holmes and Vernier must try to unravel a mystery centuries in the making.  
Novel, 319 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Titan - 2017 - ISBN: 1785652524 / 9781785652523  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036573 $12.95
Sigurdardóttir, Yrsa  
Thora Gudmundsdottir #6: The Silence of the Sea
A yacht crashes into a Reykjavik pier, but no one is on board. What happened to the crew? And what happened to the family who were aboard when the yacht left Lisbon?  
Novel, 325 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
St. Martin's Minotaur - 2017 - ISBN: 1250115558 / 9781250115553  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036712 $15.99
Simenon, Georges  
Maigret #30: Maigret's First Case
When a Paris musician witnesses an altercation that may have become a murder, he heads to the nearest police station, and the young Maigret becomes embroiled in his first case.  
Novel, 185 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (new translation of a novel originally published in 1949)  
Penguin - 2016 - ISBN: 0241206383 / 9780241206386  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036576 $12.00
Simenon, Georges  
Maigret #31: My Friend Maigret (alternate title: The Methods of Maigret)
While Inspector Pyke of Scotland Yard is staying with Maigret to observe his methods, word comes of the murder of a small-time crook on a Mediterranean island. The mystery takes Maigret and Pyke into the shadowy world of art forgery.  
Novel, 178 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (new translation of a novel originally published in 1949)  
Penguin - 2016 - ISBN: 0241206391 / 9780241206393  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036577 $12.00
Simenon, Georges  
Maigret #32: Maigret at the Coroner's
In Arizona on a study tour of America, Maigret spends a day observing the local coroner, and becomes absorbed in the circumstances surrounding a young woman's murder.  
Novel, 174 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (new translation of a novel originally published in 1949)  
Penguin - 2017 - ISBN: 0241206812 / 9780241206812  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036578 $12.00
Smith, Alexander McCall  
44 Scotland Street #11: The Bertie Project
Irene has returned from the Middle East, only to discover that her son Bertie has been exposed to the worst of evils: cartoons, movies, and carbonated beverages. Her wrath is about to descend on her unfortunate husband Stuart. Meanwhile, Bruce has fallen in love, Big Lou wants to adopt, Matthew and Elspeth host the Duke of Johannesburg for supper, and Bertie wants to go live with his grandmother Nicola.  
Novel, 291 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Anchor - 2017 - ISBN: 0525433007 / 9780525433002  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036592 $15.00
Smith, Karen Rose  
Caprice De Luca #6: Shades of Wrath
Caprice is helping decorate a women's shelter, and decides to investigate when the shelter's director is murdered. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 298 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2016 - ISBN: 1617737747 / 9781617737749  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036390 $7.99
Staub, Wendy Corsi  
Lily Dale #1: Nine Lives
A detour takes Bella Jordan to a town populated by spirit mediums, where a woman's unexpected death has left a pregnant cat without an owner and a busy inn without a keeper. After agreeing to help out, it doesn't take Bella long to realize that the woman was murdered.  
Novel, 278 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Crooked Lane - 2016 - ISBN: 1629538256 / 9781629538259  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035606 $15.99
Stewart, Fran  
ScotShop #3: A Wee Homicide in the Hotel
When Big Willie, a long-time champion of the Highland Festival, is found dead in his hotel room, Peggy decides it's up to her and her ghostly companion Dirk to suss out the killer.  
Novel, 294 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley - 2017 - ISBN: 0425270335 / 9780425270332  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036412 $7.99
Stratford, Jordan  
Wollstonecraft Detective Agency #2: The Case of the Girl in Grey
Ages 8 and up. 1826: After the success of their first case, all of London knows that Ada and Mary are the girls to go to if you have a problem. Their new case involves a horrible hospital, a missing will, a hasty engagement, and a suspiciously slippery servant.  
Novel, 216 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Yearling - 2017 - ISBN: 0385754477 / 9780385754477  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036598 $6.99
Sutton, Phoef  
Crush #2: Heart Attack and Vine
Crush's latest job, acting as bodyguard to a con artist who has reinvented herself as a movie star, draws him into a criminal mess that requires all his brawn, skill, and savvy.  
Novel, 257 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition (simultaneous HC)  
Prospect Park - 2016 - ISBN: 193884968X / 9781938849688  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035557 $16.00
Tate, Clover  
Kite Shop #1: Blown Away
Emmy has moved to the Oregon coast to start her own kite business. When she finds a dead man on the beach, and her best friend becomes a suspect, Emmy is determined to find the real killer.  
Novel, 292 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley - 2017 - ISBN: 0425283542 / 9780425283547  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036416 $7.99
Thompson, Richard A.  
Demon in the Hole
The demon has waited a long time, hidden in a location so secret even the US president doesn't know about it. But now it has been found, and it will soon bring humanity to the brink of nuclear Armageddon.  
Novel, 290 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand  
Conquill - 2016 - ISBN: 0990846148 / 9780990846147  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036601 $16.00
Tursten, Helene  
Irene Huss #8: The Treacherous Net
Inspector Huss faces a sudden influx of cases: a teen's body found in the woods; a mummified body in a bricked-up chimney; and the city's ongoing problem with gang violence. When another dead teen is found, the investigation takes Irene and her colleagues deep into a shadowy world of online predators.  
Novel, 306 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Soho Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 1616957670 / 9781616957674  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036581 $15.95
Wallace, Auralee  
Otter Lake #3: Snowed In with Murder
Erica planned to keep her winter visit to Otter Lake free of sleuthing and hijinks, but a guest has been murdered at her mother's retreat. With the island snowed in, Erica has to muster up some investigative skills to reveal the killer.  
Novel, 322 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
St. Martin's - 2017 - ISBN: 1250077796 / 9781250077790  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036629 $7.99
Walters, Minette  
The Cellar
For years, the Songolis have kept Muna as a slave in their British household. When their son fails to come home from school, and Scotland Yard arrives to investigate, they pretend she is their daughter. But she doesn't know how to read or write, and cannot speak English. Or at least that's what the Songolis believe.  
Novel, 177 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Mysterious Press - 2017 - ISBN: 0802126286 / 9780802126283  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036751 $15.00
Webb, Betty  
Lena Jones #9: Desert Vengeance
The pedophile who raped Scottsdale PI Lena Jones when she was a foster child has been released from prison. When the man's wife (who knew about his crimes but did nothing) and then the man are found gruesomely murdered, suspicion falls first on Lena, and then on the man's other victims.  
Novel, 273 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition (simultaneous HC)  
Poisoned Pen - 2017 - ISBN: 1464205957 / 9781464205958  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036753 $15.95
Winspear, Jacqueline  
Maisie Dobbs #12: Journey to Munich
1938: When the German government agrees to release a British citizen from Dachau, the British Secret Service sends Maisie to collect the man. In the heart of Nazi Germany, she encounters unexpected dangers.  
Novel, 285 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Harper Perennial - 2017 - ISBN: 0062220616 / 9780062220615  
Book Condition: New.  
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Woods, Stuart  
Stone Barrington #37: Family Jewels
Stone's latest client is looking for help discouraging a man's attentions. But no sooner does Stone fend off the party in question than his client becomes involved in two lethal crimes. Stone must probe deep into her life to uncover the truth.  
Novel, 323 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Putnam - 2016 - ISBN: 0451477243 / 9780451477248  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036394 $9.99


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