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Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
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Nadel, Barbara  
Hakim & Arnold #3: Poisoned Ground
Lee Arnold and Mumtaz Hakim run a detective agency in London's East End. Salwa, an Egyptian woman whose husband is in prison on terrorism charges, convinces Mumtaz of his innocence, and persuades her to go undercover to prove it. But Salwa is not what she seems.  
Novel, 422 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Quercus - 2015 - ISBN: 1848664222 / 9781848664227  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036867 $12.99
Nadel, Barbara  
Hakim & Arnold #4: Enough Rope
When Superintendent Paul Venus' son is kidnapped and ransom demands arrive from an address in the East End, he turns to Lee and Mumtaz for help.  
Novel, 377 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Quercus - 2016 - ISBN: 1848664265 / 9781848664265  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036868 $13.99
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
Ould, Chris  
Faroes #2: The Killing Bay
Activists have come to the islands, intending to stop the traditional whale hunts. Then a woman is murdered. As English DI Jan Reyna and local detective Hjalti Hentze investigate, it becomes clear that crucial evidence is being hidden.  
Novel, 462 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Titan - 2017 - ISBN: 1783297069 / 9781783297061  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037394 $14.95
Paretsky, Sara  
V.I. Warshawski #18: Fallout
Publisher's signed edition with signature page tipped in; 'Signed First Edition' sticker on front of jacket. The search for a vanished film student and a faded Hollywood star leads V.I. to Kansas, where she and her dog track the pair through a university town, across fields dotted with Cold War missile silos, and into a past, riven by long-simmering racial tensions, that holds the key to the mysteries of the present.  
Novel, 433 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
William Morrow - 2017 - ISBN: 0062435841 / 9780062435842  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037034 $27.99
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
Parker, Robert B. - of interest: Atkins, Ace  
Spenser #46: Little White Lies
Spenser's latest client puts him on the trail of a handsome con man who has left behind a trail of angry investors, duped cops, and a team of paramilitary contractors looking for revenge.  
Novel, 304 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Putnam - 2017 - ISBN: 0399177000 / 9780399177002  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037386 $27.00
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
Pattison, Eliot  
Shan Tao Yun #9: Skeleton God
Shan Tao Yun, now the reluctant constable of a remote Tibetan town, has learned to expect the impossible at the roof of the world, but nothing has prepared him for what he discovers when he investigates a report that a nun has been savagely assaulted by ghosts.  
Novel, 309 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
St. Martin's Minotaur - 2017 - ISBN: 1250067626 / 9781250067623  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036702 $25.99
Pearson, Ridley  
Lock & Key #1: The Initiation
Ages 8 and up. Sent to boarding school at Baskerville Academy, young James Moriarty finds himself with an unexpected roommate: Sherlock Holmes. When the school's heirloom Bible disappears, the two decide to work together to solve the mystery.  
Novel, 371 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Harper - 2017 - ISBN: 0062399020 / 9780062399021  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037029 $9.99
Pegau, Cathy  
Charlotte Brody #3: Murder on Location
1920: When a local Native group grows angry at how they're being portrayed in a motion picture, fights break out. Then the inebriated director ends up in a crevasse and dies of exposure. Coroner Michael Brody suspects that nature was not responsible for the man's death, and Charlotte's report on the filming turns into a crime story.  
Novel, 273 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2017 - ISBN: 1496700589 / 9781496700582  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037395 $15.00
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
Perry, Anne  
Thomas Pitt #32: Murder on the Serpentine
When the body of one of Queen Victoria's closest confidantes is found in the Serpentine, Thomas Pitt faces his most daunting and dangerous investigation yet.  
Novel, 272 pages, Hardcover, 1st US Edition  
Ballantine - 2017 - ISBN: 0425284980 / 9780425284988  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037376 $28.00
Perry, Marta  
Echo Falls #1: Echo of Danger
Jase Glassman's job is straightforward: befriend widow Deidre Morris, gather incriminating evidence, and allow her intimidating father-in-law to take custody of her son. He's definitely not supposed to fall for her honest charm. When a murder rocks the quiet community, Jase's only instinct is to protect her and her boy.  
Novel, 379 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
HQN - 2017 - ISBN: 0373789270 / 9780373789276  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037052 $7.99
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  
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 $7.99
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
Pronzini, Bill  
The Violated
Suspicion falls on the friends and relatives of recent rape victims when a registered sex offender's mutilated corpse is found in a small California town. The police face increasing pressure from the public in a case that has no easy solution.  
Novel, 252 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Bloomsbury - 2017 - ISBN: 1632866609 / 9781632866608  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036696 $26.00
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
Rader-Day, Lori  
The Day I Died
Anna knows people better than they know themselves with only a glance at their handwriting. She likes to keep the mess of other people's lives at arm's length and on paper. But when she's asked to use her expertise on a ransom note found at a murder scene in her small town, she can't help getting involved.  
Novel, 406 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
William Morrow - 2017 - ISBN: 0062560298 / 9780062560292  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037040 $14.99
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
Reilly, Matthew  
Jack West Jr. #4: The Four Legendary Kingdoms
Jack is kidnapped, and awakens in an underground cell with an armed attacker charging at him. It seems he's been chosen, along with other elite soldiers, to compete in a series of deadly challenges designed to fulfill an ancient ritual.  
Novel, 426 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Gallery - 2017 - ISBN: 1501167154 / 9781501167157  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037204 $26.00


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