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Gordon, Alexia  
Gethsemane Brown #1: Murder in G Major
Conductor Gethsemane Brown takes a job turning rowdy Irish schoolboys into an award-winning orchestra. She gets to stay in a lovely cottage - haunted by the ghost of the former owner. Falsely accused of killing his wife and himself, he begs Gethsemane to clear his name so he can rest in peace.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Agatha Award for Best First Novel
 
Novel, 271 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition (simultaneous HC)  
Henery - 2016 - ISBN: 1635110572 / 9781635110579  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036959 $15.95
Grabenstein, Chris  
Mr. Lemoncello #2: Mr. Lemoncello's Library Olympics
Ages 8 and up. World-famous game maker Luigi Lemoncello has invited teams from across the US to compete in the first-ever Library Olympics. Kyle and his teammates are back, but something suspicious is going on. Books are missing from the library. Is someone trying to censor what the kids are reading?  
Novel, 281 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Yearling - 2017 - ISBN: 0553510428 / 9780553510423  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037368 $7.99
Grant, Maxwell (Gibson, Walter B. / Tinsley, Theodore)  
Shadow #109: The Blur / Blue Face
The Blur: The Shadow attempts to rescue Margo Lane from a mysterious super-foe.

Blue Face: Blue Face conducts sadistic attacks for surprisingly small returns, but The Shadow knows there is more to the bizarre crimes than meets the eye.  
Omnibus, 112 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1941 / 1942)  
Sanctum Books - 2016 - ISBN: 160877211X / 9781608772117  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036803 $14.95
Grant, Maxwell (Gibson, Walter B.)  
Shadow #110: The House on the Ledge / League of Death
Plus Shadow comic story 'The Sabotage Ring'.

The House on the Ledge: Fleeing from counterfeiters, a young woman and her guardian don't realize their only hope lurks in the shadows.

League of Death: The Shadow investigates the strange riddle of killers who take their own lives along with those of their victims.  
Omnibus, 112 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1941 / 1941)  
Sanctum Books - 2016 - ISBN: 1608772144 / 9781608772148  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036804 $14.95
Grant, Maxwell (Gibson, Walter B.)  
Shadow #111: The Radium Murders / The Crystal Skull
Plus Shadow radio script 'The Case of the Flaming Skull' by Alfred Bester.

The Radium Murders: Can The Shadow ferret out a deadly scientific mastermind?

The Crystal Skull: Plundered art treasures from war-torn Europe are offered for sale by a sinister swindler.  
Omnibus, 112 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1937 / 1944)  
Sanctum Books - 2016 - ISBN: 1608772179 / 9781608772179  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036805 $14.95
Grant, Maxwell (Gibson, Walter B. / Tinsley, Theodore)  
Shadow Annual #2: The Black Master / The Shadow's Shadow / The Death Giver
The Black Master: The invisible hand of a criminal kills the men who serve him, leaving no trace except the promise of future murders.

The Shadow's Shadow: An enemy from his past knows the hidden secrets of the man who became The Shadow.

The Death Giver: Lamont Cranston battles a malefactor who spreads death for the sheer love of killing.  
Omnibus, 191 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1932 / 1932 / 1933)  
Sanctum Books - 2016 - ISBN: 1608772160 / 9781608772162  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036806 $19.95
Gregory, Lena  
Bay Island Psychic #2: Occult and Battery
Cass is hosting a murder mystery weekend, complete with seance, in a supposedly haunted mansion. After a blizzard blows in, one of the guests is found dead, and it's up to Cass to divine who did the deed.  
Novel, 290 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley - 2017 - ISBN: 0425282767 / 9780425282762  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037279 $7.99
Gregory, Susanna  
Matthew Bartholomew #21: A Poisonous Plot
1358 CE: Tensions between scholars and townsfolk threaten to break into violence when a well-known tradesman is found dead in one of the colleges. Torn between loyalties to his kin and his college, Matthew Bartholomew must identify the poison and find the killer.  
Novel, 389 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Sphere - 2016 - ISBN: 0751549789 / 9780751549782  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036860 $11.99
Gregory, Susanna  
Thomas Chaloner #11: The Chelsea Strangler
1665: London is in the grips of the plague, and anyone with sufficient means has fled the city. Minor members of the court are staying in rural Chelsea; when a strangler begins stalking the neighborhood, Thomas Chaloner is sent to investigate.  
Novel, 488 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Sphere - 2016 - ISBN: 0751552828 / 9780751552829  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036861 $13.99
Griffiths, Elly  
Galloway & Nelson #8: The Woman in Blue
Archaeologist Ruth Galloway, her Druid friend Cathbad, and DCI Harry Nelson team up to solve a series of crimes in Little Walsingham, a town famous for religious apparitions.  
Novel, 356 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Mariner - 2017 - ISBN: 0544947118 / 9780544947115  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036969 $14.99
Haines, Carolyn  
Sarah Booth Delaney #16: Rock-a-bye Bones
One cold night, Sarah Booth answers her front door to find a newborn baby in a basket on the porch in a pool of blood. Luckily, the baby is fine. Now it's up to the Delaney Detective Agency to do everything they can to find the mother.  
Novel, 344 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
St. Martin's - 2017 - ISBN: 1250085179 / 9781250085177  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036634 $7.99
Hallinan, Timothy  
Junior Bender #5: King Maybe
Los Angeles' most talented burglar is in the middle of stealing one of the world's rarest stamps from a professional killer when his luck turns sour. An unexpected assist gets him out alive, but Junior's escape sets off a chain reaction of blackmail, strong-arming, and escalating crime.  
Novel, 389 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Soho Crime - 2017 - ISBN: 1616958022 / 9781616958022  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037402 $15.95
Hamilton, Steve  
Nick Mason #1: The Second Life of Nick Mason
Nick Mason makes a deal with a criminal mastermind. Nick will be released from his prison term, but in return, when his cell phone rings, Nick must answer and follow whatever order he's given. Forced to commit increasingly dangerous crimes, hunted by the relentless detective who put him behind bars, and desperate to go straight, Nick will have to risk everything to break free.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Hammett Prize
 
Novel, 288 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Putnam - 2017 - ISBN: 0399574344 / 9780399574344  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037406 $16.00
Hammer, Joshua  
The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu
Abdel Kader Haidara, an archivist and historian, spent decades tracking down and salvaging ancient Islamic and secular manuscripts. In 2012, when Al Qaeda militants seized control of Timbuktu and threatened to destroy them, Haidara organized a dangerous operation to smuggle all 350,000 volumes out of the city to safety in southern Mali.  
Nonfiction, 278 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Simon & Schuster - 2017 - ISBN: 1476777411 / 9781476777412  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037207 $16.00
Hannah, Sophie  
Waterhouse & Zailer #03: The Wrong Mother (UK title: The Point of Rescue)
Last year Sally treated herself to a secret vacation, and a brief affair with Mark. But now, she hears on the news that Mark's wife and daughter are dead - putting the safety of Sally's family in doubt.  
Novel, 423 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2009 Trade PB  
Penguin - 2017 - ISBN: 0143131672 / 9780143131670  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037271 $9.99
Harman, Chris  
A People's History of the World
A history of the planet, from the Stone Age to the new millennium, from the perspective of the struggling people throughout the ages. Eschewing the standard histories of Great Men, of dates and rulers, he shows how ordinary men and women were involved in creating and changing society, and how conflict between classes was often at the core of these changes.  
Nonfiction, 728 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2008)  
Verso - 2017 - ISBN: 1786630818 / 9781786630810  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037427 $19.95
Harper, Karen  
South Shores #3: Falling Darkness
A plane crash en route to their witness-protection placement leaves seven people stranded far from safety.  
Novel, 376 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
MIRA - 2017 - ISBN: 0778319903 / 9780778319900  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037049 $7.99
Harris, C.S.  
Sebastian St. Cyr #11: When Falcons Fall
1813: Sebastian and Hero head to a Shropshire village to honor a slain friend. When the body of a young widow is found on the riverbank, the village's inexperienced young magistrate turns to them for help.  
Novel, 355 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Berkley - 2017 - ISBN: 0451471172 / 9780451471178  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037400 $15.00
Harris, Sherry  
Sarah Winston #4: A Good Day to Buy
Sarah's estranged brother shows up, tells her that he's undercover investigating a story, then disappears. When she rummages through his things for clues, she realizes that to find him, she'll have to figure out who killed a local Vietnam veteran.  
Novel, 310 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2017 - ISBN: 1496707516 / 9781496707512  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037291 $7.99
Hart, John  
Redemption Road
A boy with a gun waits for the man who killed his mother. A troubled detective confronts her past in the aftermath of a shooting. After thirteen years in prison, a good cop walks free. But for how long? And deep in the forest, on the altar of an abandoned church, the unthinkable has just happened.

Awards:
♦  Shortlisted for the 2017 UK Crime Writers' Steel Dagger (Best Thriller)
 
Novel, 417 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
St. Martin's Griffin - 2017 - ISBN: 1250132118 / 9781250132116  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037132 $16.99
Hart, Rob  
Ash McKenna #3: South Village
Ash is holed up on a commune in the Georgia woods, waiting for his passport to arrive so he can flee the country and the nightmares that have followed him. A not-so-accidental death leads him to the discovery that the community includes a rogue faction planning a horrific act of violence.  
Novel, 279 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Polis - 2016 - ISBN: 1943818177 / 9781943818174  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037081 $14.95
Haseldine, Jane  
Julia Gooden #1: The Last Time She Saw Him
Julia remembers nothing about the worst night of her life, when her brother Ben was abducted from the room they shared. Thirty years later, she still worries that whoever took him will come back - a fear that is realized when her young son Will is snatched on the anniversary of Ben's disappearance.  
Novel, 334 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Pinnacle - 2017 - ISBN: 0786038772 / 9780786038770  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037263 $9.99
Haywood, B.B.  
Candy Holliday #8: Town in a Maple Madness
Things start to get sticky during Maple Madness Weekend when a local landscaper is found dead in the river. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 302 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley - 2017 - ISBN: 0425278646 / 9780425278642  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037278 $7.99
Hesse, Monica  
Girl in the Blue Coat
Ages 12 and up. Amsterdam, 1943: Hanneke secures black market goods for paying customers. When Mrs. Janssen asks her to search for a Jewish teen, who vanished from the secret room where Mrs. Janssen was hiding her, Hanneke is drawn into a web of mysteries.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2017 Edgar Award for Best Young Adult Mystery
 
Novel, 307 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Little, Brown - 2017 - ISBN: 0316260630 / 9780316260633  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036947 $9.99
Hiaasen, Carl  
Razor Girl
When Lane Coolman's car is bashed from behind on the road to the Florida keys, what appears to be an accident is anything but. Behind the wheel of the other car is Merry Mansfield, and the crash scam is only the beginning of events that spiral wildly out of control.  
Novel, 384 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Vintage Crime / Black Lizard - 2017 - ISBN: 0345804902 / 9780345804907  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037413 $15.95


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