Events

November 22
Closed

 
home

Uncle Edgar's Newsletter 117
Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
Alphabetical by Author


 
You do not need to create a login and password to use the shopping cart. Instead, when you get to part 3 of the Checkout page, click the 'Check out as a Guest' box.

 
Maxwell, Edith (aka Day, Maddie)  
Quaker Midwife #2: Called to Justice
1888: When a Quaker mill girl is found shot to death, a former slave and fellow Quaker is accused of the crime. Convinced of the man's innocence, Rose decides to investigate.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Agatha Award for Best Historical Mystery
 
Novel, 296 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Midnight Ink - 2017 - ISBN: 0738750328 / 9780738750323  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036977 $14.99
McCallin, Luke  
Gregor Reinhardt #3: The Divided City
A year after Germany's defeat, Reinhardt has been hired for Berlin's police force. A serial killer is on the loose, and matters escalate when it's discovered that one of the victims was the brother of a Nazi scientist. Reinhardt's investigation takes him across the divided city and embroils him in a plot involving the Western Allies and the Soviets.  
Novel, 432 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley - 2016 - ISBN: 0425282910 / 9780425282915  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032309 $16.00
McConnon, Maggie  
Bel McGrath #2: Bel of the Brawl
When Bel was in high school, her best friend went missing after a party on the river, and was never found. Now Bel's new life is turned upside down when the investigation is reopened.  
Novel, 292 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
St. Martin's - 2017 - ISBN: 125007729X / 9781250077295  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036632 $7.99
McCrumb, Sharyn  
Prayers the Devil Answers
1936: Ellie Robbins has long proven she can handle herself, but when she is appointed to serve out her late husband's term as sheriff of a Tennessee town, the demands are challenging. When dark secrets come to light, she must struggle with small town superstitions and the tenuous ties she shares with a condemned killer as she carves out a place for herself.  
Novel, 338 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Simon & Schuster - 2017 - ISBN: 1476772843 / 9781476772844  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037209 $16.00
McDermott, Andy  
Wilde & Chase #12: The Midas Legacy
Nina and Eddie become embroiled in a case in which a woman has apparently been turned to gold. Can it be related to the legend of Midas?  
Novel, 630 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Dell - 2017 - ISBN: 1101965312 / 9781101965313  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037272 $9.99
McKinty, Adrian  
Troubles #6: Police at the Station and They Don't Look Friendly
Belfast, 1988: A man has been killed with a crossbow, but it's no hunting accident. Uncovering who is responsible will take detective Sean Duffy down his most dangerous road yet.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Ned Kelly Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 318 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Seventh Street - 2017 - ISBN: 1633882594 / 9781633882591  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037397 $15.95
Millett, Larry  
Sherlock Holmes and the Eisendorf Enigma
Signed by the author on the title page. 1920: Dogged by depression, doubt, and - as this trip to the Mayo Clinic has revealed - emphysema, Sherlock Holmes is preparing to return to England when a note is slipped under his hotel room door, from a vicious killer he'd nearly captured in Munich in 1892, announcing that he has relocated to a tiny village near the clinic. Two residents have died there recently under suspicious circumstances, and Holmes finds himself drawn into the town's dark history, and into the strange tunnels under the old flour mill, where answers and danger wait.  
Novel, 226 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
University of Minnesota - 2017 - ISBN: 1517900867 / 9781517900861  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036843 $25.95
Mina, Denise  
Alex Morrow #5: Blood, Salt, Water
A wealthy businesswoman disappears from her Glasgow home, leaving her husband and children panicked but strangely resistant to questioning. Tracing the woman's cell phone leads detective Alex Morrow to a sleepy seaside town, and a dead body in a nearby lake.

Awards:
♦  Shortlisted for the UK Crime Writers' Association 2016 Gold Dagger (best novel)
 
Novel, 295 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Back Bay - 2017 - ISBN: 0316380563 / 9780316380560  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035485 $15.99
Miské, Karim  
Arab Jazz
Ahmed is a French Arab, non-observant, unable to reconcile his conflicting identities, and troubled by the past. When a neighbor is murdered, with a joint of pork placed near her body, he finds himself first among many suspects. As the detectives work to untangle the events leading up to the woman's death, Ahmed assists them, determined to clear his name.

Awards:
♦  Shortlisted for the 2015 UK Crime Writers' Association International Dagger
 
Novel, 242 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
MacLehose - 2017 - ISBN: 1681446057 / 9781681446059  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035484 $16.99
Mosley, Walter  
Easy Rawlins #14: Charcoal Joe
1960s Los Angeles: Easy's new detective agency investigates when a black student at Stanford is accused of murder.  
Novel, 305 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Vintage Crime / Black Lizard - 2017 - ISBN: 0804172102 / 9780804172103  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037412 $15.00
Nesbø, Jo  
Harry Hole #11: The Thirst
Publisher's signed edition with signature page tipped in; 'Signed First Edition' sticker on front of jacket. Harry is drawn back into the Oslo police force when a serial murderer begins targeting Tinder daters - a murderer whose MO reignites Harry's hunt for a nemesis from his past.  
Novel, 462 pages, Hardcover, Later Printing  
Knopf - 2017 - ISBN: 0385352166 / 9780385352161  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037387 $26.95
Parker, Robert B. - of interest: Atkins, Ace  
Spenser #45: Slow Burn
Hired to look into a deadly apartment building fire, Spenser learns that, not only was it arson, but it might be tied to similar fires plaguing one of Boston's oldest neighborhoods. He follows the trail through a mire of corruption and greed.  
Novel, 329 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Putnam - 2017 - ISBN: 0425283194 / 9780425283196  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037302 $9.99
Patrick, Renee  
Frost & Head #1: Design for Dying
Los Angeles, 1937: Lilian Frost is a suspect in the murder of her former roommate, who died wearing a gown stolen from Edith Head's wardrobe department. To clear Lillian's name and save Edith's career, the two women join forces.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Agatha Award for Best First Novel
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Anthony Award for Best First Novel
 
Novel, 317 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Forge - 2017 - ISBN: 0765381850 / 9780765381859  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036719 $15.99
Pattison, Eliot  
Duncan McCallum #4: Blood of the Oak
1765: Duncan McCallum investigates ritualistic murders that are strangely connected to both the theft of an Iroquois artifact and a series of murders and kidnappings in the network of runners supporting the recently formed Committees of Correspondence.  
Novel, 417 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Counterpoint - 2017 - ISBN: 1619029073 / 9781619029071  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037087 $15.95
Penny, Louise  
Armand Gamache #12: A Great Reckoning
A strange old map found in the walls of the bistro in Three Pines eventually leads Armand Gamache to shattering secrets, and to places even he is afraid to go. And there he finds four cadets in the Quebec police academy, and a dead professor.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2016 Agatha Award for Best Contemporary Novel
♦  Winner of the 2017 Anthony Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 575 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
St. Martin's - 2017 - ISBN: 1250130743 / 9781250130747  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037137 $9.99
Penny, Louise  
Armand Gamache #12: A Great Reckoning
A strange old map found in the walls of the bistro in Three Pines eventually leads Armand Gamache to shattering secrets, and to places even he is afraid to go. And there he finds four cadets in the Quebec police academy, and a dead professor.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2016 Agatha Award for Best Contemporary Novel
♦  Winner of the 2017 Anthony Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 386 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
St. Martin's Minotaur - 2017 - ISBN: 1250022118 / 9781250022110  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037131 $16.99
Petrie, Nick  
Peter Ash #1: The Drifter
When a friend from the Marines commits suicide, traumatized veteran Peter Ash helps the man's widow with some home repairs. Under her porch, he finds the ugliest, meanest dog he's ever encountered - and a suitcase stuffed with cash and explosives.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Edgar Award for Best First Novel
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Hammett Prize
♦  Winner of the 2017 Thriller Award for Best First Novel
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Anthony Award for Best First Novel
 
Novel, 431 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Putnam - 2017 - ISBN: 0735215200 / 9780735215207  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037262 $8.99
Ponti, James  
Florian Bates #1: Framed!
Ages 8 and up. You're only half done with your homework, but the Director of the FBI keeps texting you for help. Do you save your grade, or your country? If you're Florian Bates, you figure out a way to do both.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Edgar Award for Best Juvenile Mystery
 
Novel, 292 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Aladdin - 2017 - ISBN: 1481436317 / 9781481436311  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037201 $8.99
Preston, Douglas / Child, Lincoln  
Pendergast #16: The Obsidian Chamber
After an otherworldly confrontation, Pendergast is missing, presumed dead. His ward Constance retreats to her chambers beneath the family mansion only to be taken captive by a shadowy figure from the past. Pendergast's longtime bodyguard Proctor pursues Constance's captor through cities, across oceans, and into wastelands unknown, but by the time he discovers the truth, a terrifying engine has stirred, and it may already be too late.  
Novel, 437 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Grand Central - 2017 - ISBN: 145553689X / 9781455536894  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036885 $9.99
Quentin, Patrick  
The Puzzles of Peter Duluth
Lost Classics Volume 37. Two previously uncollected novellas plus two short stories featuring detective Peter Duluth, who finds himself in perilous situations from which he can only extricate himself (and his actress wife Iris) by solving the crime.  
Collection, 197 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition (simultaneous HC)  
Crippen & Landru - 2017 - ISBN: 1936363143 / 9781936363148  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036840 $19.00
Quinn, Spencer (aka Abrahams, Peter)  
Bowser & Birdie #2: Arf
Ages 8 and up. Bowser has questions. Why is Birdie looking worried? Who broke into their house? Why is the new girl in town digging into the mystery of what happened to Birdie's dad, a policeman killed in the line of duty? Bowser better keep his ears perked and his paws ready, because a cold case is heating up.  
Novel, 293 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Scholastic - 2017 - ISBN: 054564335X / 9780545643351  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036962 $7.99
Reilly, Linda  
Deep Fried #3: A Frying Shame
When the winner of the summer festival cooking contest winds up murdered, it's up to Talia to catch the killer. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 292 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley - 2017 - ISBN: 0425274152 / 9780425274156  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037275 $7.99
Ribchester, Lucy  
The Hourglass Factory
1912: When a famous trapeze artist disappears in the middle of her act, Fleet Street reporter Frances George teams up with Inspector Frederick Primrose to investigate. The trail leads to a secret society with ties to both London's glittering socialites and its criminal underworld.  
Novel, 502 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Pegasus - 2017 - ISBN: 1681773368 / 9781681773360  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036457 $15.95
Rickman, Phil  
Merrily Watkins #14: All of a Winter's Night
It begins with a bleak village funeral. In the early hours of the following morning, Merrily and her daughter Jane are made aware that Aidan Lloyd will not be resting in peace: a rural tradition is displaying its sinister side as an old feud reignites.  
Novel, 487 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Corvus UK - 2017 - ISBN: 1782396977 / 9781782396970  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036991 $27.95
Robb, Candace  
Kate Clifford #2: A Twisted Vengeance
1399 CE: Kate's mother has returned to York under suspicious circumstances, and settled next door to establish a house of beguines. When one of the women is set upon in the night, Kate know that for the safety of her young wards she must investigate.  
Novel, 296 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Pegasus - 2017 - ISBN: 1681774526 / 9781681774527  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036964 $25.95


Contact Us Privacy Credits

2002 Copyright Uncle Hugo's Science Fiction Bookstore