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Khan, Vaseem  
Baby Ganesh Agency #4: Murder at the Grand Raj Palace
For a century the iconic Grand Raj Palace Hotel has welcomed the world's elite. When a US billionaire is found dead there the day after buying India's most expensive painting, the authorities are keen to label it a suicide. But the investigating officer is not so sure. Inspector Chopra is called in, and discovers a hotel full of people with reasons to want the man dead.  
Novel, 358 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Redhook - 2018 - ISBN: 0316434531 / 9780316434539  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New039626 $15.99
King, Laurie R.  
Lockdown
Someone with a thirst for revenge turns a school Career Day into an explosive confrontation.  
Novel, 383 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2017 HC  
Bantam - 2018 - ISBN: 0804177953 / 9780804177955  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New040498 $16.00
Klein, Libby  
Poppy McAllister #2: Midnight Snacks Are Murder
When her sleepwalking aunt becomes a murder suspect, Poppy will need to work tirelessly to put the case to rest. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 371 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2018 - ISBN: 1496713052 / 9781496713056  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New040359 $7.99
Krueger, William Kent  
Cork O'Connor #16: Sulfur Springs
A garbled phone message from Rainy's son Peter, apparently confessing to a murder, brings Cork and Rainy to southern Arizona, where they learn no one has seen Peter for months.  
Novel, 306 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2017 HC  
Atria - 2018 - ISBN: 1501147439 / 9781501147432  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New040230 $16.00
Krueger, William Kent  
Cork O'Connor #17: Desolation Mountain
Some signed copies expected. When a private plane crashes on a remote mountain in the Iron Lake reservation, killing a US senator and most of her family, Cork and Stephen O'Connor and a few Ojibwe men sift through the smoldering wreckage until the FBI arrives and takes over the scene. As he initiates his own probe, Cork runs into Bo Thorson, a security consultant whose clients have him looking into the cause of the crash. The men join forces, but Cork soon wonders where Thorson's loyalties lie.  
Novel, 320 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Atria - 2018 - ISBN: 1501147463 / 9781501147463  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New040229 $26.00
Land, Jon  
Dark Light: Dawn
Navy SEAL Max Younger finds himself ensnared in a sinister plot involving nothing less than the Biblical apocalypse.  
Novel, 515 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2017 HC  
Forge - 2018 - ISBN: 0765367149 / 9780765367143  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New039970 $9.99
Larsen, Ward  
David Slaton #4: Assassin's Code
Former assassin David Slaton receives a memory stick with a photo of the man who will soon assume command of France's elite counterterrorism force. The problem: Slaton has seen this face before - it's Ali Samir, a terrorist Slaton is certain he killed fifteen years earlier.  
Novel, 476 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2017 HC  
Forge - 2018 - ISBN: 0765385813 / 9780765385819  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New039968 $9.99
Laurie, Victoria  
Psychic Eye #15: A Panicked Premonition
When two of Dutch's clients are found murdered inside their brand-new panic room, the evidence points to Dutch's partner Dave. Can Abby discover the real killer?  
Novel, 350 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2017 HC  
Berkley - 2018 - ISBN: 0451473914 / 9780451473912  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New040332 $7.99
Leon, Donna  
Guido Brunetti #18: About Face
As Commissario Brunetti investigates a suspicious death and the illegal hauling of garbage, he finds corruption with connections to his father-in-law's potential business partner.  
Novel, 278 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2009)  
Grove - 2018 - ISBN: 0802128068 / 9780802128065  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New040256 $16.00
Levine, Laura  
Jaine Austen #15: Death of a Bachelorette
Freelance writer Jaine Austen thought working for a reality TV show in the tropics would be paradise. Instead, she and her cat Prozac find themselves trapped between a dimwitted leading man, catty contestants, and a cold-blooded killer.  
Novel, 291 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2017 HC  
Kensington - 2018 - ISBN: 1496708474 / 9781496708472  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New040328 $7.99
Lorac, E.C.R.  
Robert Macdonald: Fire in the Thatch
When Little Thatch Cottage in rural Devon is destroyed in a blaze, Inspector Macdonald is drafted to uncover a motive for murder.  
Novel, 244 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1946)  
Poisoned Pen / British Library - 2018 - ISBN: 1464209677 / 9781464209673  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New040258 $14.99
Lovegrove, James  
The Devil's Dust
London, 1883: Holmes and Watson help a landlady suspected of poisoning her lodger. They learn that the man, recently returned from Africa, rented the room under a false name. But what is the meaning of the sole cryptic message the man left behind? And how is Allan Quatermain, who visited the man, involved?  
Novel, 288 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Titan - 2018 - ISBN: 178565361X / 9781785653612  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New040508 $14.95
Matter, Paula  
Last Call
Bartender Maggie Lewis can't hold her beer, her tongue, or her temper. On a bad day at work, she'd love to kill a customer or two. On a very bad day, she becomes a murder suspect accused of doing just that. Since the police have yet to arrest anybody for the last major crime in town - the murder of Maggie's husband - she's pretty sure it'll be up to her to clear her name and find the real killer.  
Novel, 275 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Midnight Ink - 2018 - ISBN: 0738757829 / 9780738757827  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New040295 $15.99
Matthews, Olivia  
Sister Lou #2: Peril & Prayer
At the sisters' Advent retreat, argumentative Sister Marianna becomes prime suspect in the murder of resort owner Autumn Tassler. To have a prayer of keeping Sister Marianna out of prison, Sister Lou will need some help from her nephew Chris and from reporter Shari Henson.  
Novel, 394 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2018 - ISBN: 1496709403 / 9781496709400  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New040354 $7.99
McCafferty, Keith  
Sean Stranahan #6: Cold Hearted River
A woman goes missing in a spring snowstorm, only to be found dead in a bear's den; sheriff Martha Ettinger and detective Sean Stranahan investigate.  
Novel, 304 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2017 HC  
Penguin - 2018 - ISBN: 0143128884 / 9780143128885  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New040491 $16.00
McDermid, Val (V.L.)  
Kate Brannigan #1 / #2: Dead Beat / Kick Back
Dead Beat: The search for a missing songwriter takes PI Kate Brannigan into some of the seediest parts of Leeds and Bradford, and into her first murder case.

Kick Back: Kate's latest case has her up to her neck in crooked land deals, mortgage scams, financial chicanery, and murder.  
Omnibus, 501 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1992 / 1993)  
Grove - 2018 - ISBN: 0802128297 / 9780802128294  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New040262 $17.00
McDermid, Val (V.L.)  
Kate Brannigan #3 / #4: Crack Down / Clean Break
Crack Down: When Kate agreed to let her boyfriend help her with a car sales fraud case, she wasn't expecting him to wind up behind bars. And when she agreed to look after his young son, she didn't know it would drag her into a world of drug dealers, child pornographers, and gangland enforcers.

Clean Break: The hunt for a Monet stolen from a stately home where she arranged the security sends Kate on a dangerous foray across Europe.

Awards:
♦  Crack Down: Shortlisted for the UK Crime Writers' Association 1994 Gold Dagger
♦  Finalist for the 1994 Anthony Award for Best Novel
 
Omnibus, 499 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1994 / 1995)  
Grove - 2018 - ISBN: 0802128300 / 9780802128300  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New040263 $17.00
McDermid, Val (V.L.)  
Kate Brannigan #5 / #6: Blue Genes / Star Struck
Blue Genes: When the doctor responsible for a friend's fertility treatments is murdered, Kate delves into the alien world of medical experimentation.

Star Struck: Desperate for money, Kate takes a job as bodyguard to a paranoid soap opera star, only to discover that the drama offstage is even more outrageous than the show's storylines.  
Omnibus, 517 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1996 / 1998)  
Grove - 2018 - ISBN: 0802128319 / 9780802128317  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New040264 $17.00
McKinlay, Jenn  
Library Lover's #08: Death in the Stacks
When the new president of the library board is found murdered at a fundraiser, Lindsey must catch a killer to clear a library staffer's name. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 280 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2017 HC  
Berkley - 2018 - ISBN: 0451488636 / 9780451488633  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New040362 $7.99
Mendelson, Paul  
Vaughn de Vries #1: The First Rule of Survival
Seven years ago in Cape Town, three white schoolboys were abducted in broad daylight and never seen again. Now a new case casts a light on that enquiry for Colonel Vaughn de Vries, who sets out to learn the whole truth and unravel a complex history of abuse, deception, and murder.

Awards:
♦  Shortlisted for the UK Crime Writers' 2014 Gold Dagger
 
Novel, 392 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Constable - 2014 - ISBN: 1472111362 / 9781472111364  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New040106 $13.99
Milford, Kate  
Greenglass #2: Ghosts of Greenglass House
Ages 10 and up. Thirteen-year-old Milo is once again spending his winter holidays in a house full of strange guests who are not what they seem; there are fresh clues to uncover as friends old and new join his search for a mysterious map and a famous smuggler's lost haul.  
Novel, 453 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2017 HC  
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - 2018 - ISBN: 1328594424 / 9781328594426  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New040071 $7.99
Mina, Denise  
The Long Drop
William Watt's family members have been slaughtered in their own home. Despite his ironclad alibi, police suspect Watt. Distraught and desperate to clear his name, he offers a reward for information that leads to the real killer.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2018 Thriller Award for Best Thriller
 
Novel, 235 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2017 HC  
Back Bay - 2018 - ISBN: 0316380598 / 9780316380591  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New039627 $15.99
Mortimer, Ian  
The Time Traveler's Guide to Restoration Britain
An up-close look at daily life in Britain from 1660-1699, as the last vestiges of medievalism are being replaced by a tremendous cultural flowering, and Britain's global trading empire is developing.  
Nonfiction, 454 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2017 HC  
Pegasus - 2018 - ISBN: 1681778017 / 9781681778013  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New040080 $17.95
Norton, Elizabeth  
The Hidden Lives of Tudor Women
A look at the powerful and dynamic women of the Tudor era, interwoven with studies of topics ranging from toys to contraception to witchcraft, portraying the lives of queens and serving maids, nuns and harlots, widows and chaperones.  
Nonfiction, 406 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2017 HC  
Pegasus - 2018 - ISBN: 1681778041 / 9781681778044  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New040081 $16.95
O'Brien, Kevin  
They Won't Be Hurt
They're in her house, holding her children hostage, and Laura has only one option: do exactly what the intruders say. But as she races to find the information they want, she realizes they are only part of the nightmare. Someone wants to keep the truth hidden at any cost.  
Novel, 440 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Pinnacle - 2018 - ISBN: 0786038853 / 9780786038855  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New040371 $9.99


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