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Newsletter #84 December, 2008 February, 2009

RECENTLY RECEIVED AND FORTHCOMING MYSTERIES

[PBO means paperback original]

ALREADY RECEIVED

Allingham, Margery The Case of the Late Pig (Classic reprint; six months after Pig Peters, the bully who tormented Albert Campion (9) when he was young, is buried, Pig’s body really turns up, and Campion investigates) $14.95
Andrews, Donna A Murder Hatched (Omnibus reprint of Murder with Peacocks and Murder with Puffins , the first two entries in the award-winning series) $14.95
Arruda, Suzanne The Serpent's Daughter (In 1920, Jade del Cameron (3) is in Tangier with her mother; her mother is kidnapped and Jade is accused of murdering a man, Jade must find her mom and clear her name) $14.00
Balzo, Sandra Bean There, Done That (Coffeehouse owner Maggy Thorsen (3)) 27.95 Beaton, M.C. Introducing Agatha Raisin (Omnibus reprint of the first two novels in the Agatha Raisin series, The Quiche of Death and The Vicious Vet ) $14.95
Beinhart, Larry Salvation Boulevard (When a professor is killed and most of his manuscript disproving the existence of God disappears, Carl Vanderveer starts investigating; then the pastor of the mega-church he belongs to tries to get him to drop the investigation) $24.95
Bennett, Alan The Uncommon Reader (Satiric novella; when the Queen stumbles onto a mobile library while searching for her corgis, she borrows a book and discovers over time the joy of reading) $12.00
Biggers, Earl Derr The House Without a Key ; The Chinese Parrot (Classic Charlie Chan reprints) $14.95 each
Birmajer, Marcelo Three Musketeers (A former Argentinean returns from Israel to try to find 2 fellow Jews who also were part of a left-wing Peronist guerrilla group back in the 1970s and 80s, but is attacked as soon as he reaches the airport; why is Israeli Intelligence involved?; translated from the Spanish) $24.95
Booth, Nicolas ZigZag (Non-fiction; WWII double agent Eddie Chapman faced danger while spying for Britain posing as a German agent) $14.99
Bowling, Tom The Antigallican (In 1794, a Jersey fishing boat Captain is rescued by a French frigate, and participates in a battle with two British frigates) $16.95
Bruns, Don Stuff Dreams Are Made Of (When Reverend Cashdollar and his traveling tent revival come to town, James Lessor and Skip Moore decide to cut themselves in for a piece of the action, but things turn deadly) $24.95
Casey, Kathryn Evil Beside Her (Reissue: Originally published in 1995 as The Rapist's Wife , the true story of a woman married to a serial rapist and her fight for justice) $7.99
Chercover, Sean Trigger City (Sequel to Big City, Bad Blood ; Chicago PI Ray Dudgeon takes what he thinks is an easy case, investigating an open-and-shut murder, but finds the victim was actually involved in covert intelligence; some signed copies) $23.95
Davidson, Diane Mott Sweet Revenge (Even during the holidays, Colorado caterer Goldy Schultz has a real talent for getting involved in murder) $7.99
Dickinson, Peter Skin Deep (Classic ‘68 reprint and Gold Dagger winner, aka The Glass-Sided Ant’s Nest ; Detective Jimmy Pibble must solve a murder among the remnants of an aboriginal tribe living in a communal house in London, not knowing the language or customs of his suspects) $14.95
Du Maurier, Daphne Don’t Look Now (Short story collection, mainly from 1950's, including The Birds ; introduction by Patrick McGrath) $15.95
Dunlap, Jan The Boreal Owl Murder (A Bob White Birder Murder Mystery) $14.95
Ferraris, Zoe Finding Nouf (Psychological suspense thriller set in Saudi Arabia) $24.00
Follett, Ken World Without End (Reprint; sequel to Pillars of the Earth ; 2 centuries after the townspeople of Kingsbridge build a Gothic Cathedral, four children slip into the forest and witness a killing that will braid their lives together) $22.00
Francis, Dick and Felix Silks (Barrister and amateur jockey Geoffrey Mason investigates the murder of a fellow rider and must decide whether to defend the prime suspect) $25.95
Fraser, George MacDonald The Reavers (Hilarious tale of derring-do in 17th Cent. Scotland) $24.00
Gischler, Victor Go-Go Girls of the Apocalypse (Violent, funny novel set after the end of the world) $14.00
Gravett, Paul-ed. The Mammoth Book of Best Crime Comics (Collection of classic graphic short stories) $17.95
Greene, Graham The Human Factor ; Monsignor Quixote (Classic reprints) $15.00 each
Harvey, John Living Proof (Reprint British police procedural) $14.95
Havill, Steven The Fourth Time is Murder (Undersheriff Estelle Reyes-Guzman of Posadas County (6) investigates when a police officer is injured and a mysterious stranger who tried to help disappears) $24.95
Heywood, Joseph Death Roe (6th Woods Cop mystery, set in Upper Peninsula of Michigan) $24.95
Hill, Reginald Ruling Passion (Reprint; Dalziel & Pascoe (3): Peter Pascoe's college friend is arrested for a triple murder; he needs the help of Dalziel and Ellie to clear his friend) $14.95
Houston, Victoria Dead Creek ; Dead Frenzy ; Dead Hot Mama (Reprints of fishing mysteries set in Loon Lake, Wisconsin) $14.95 each
Humphreys, C.C. Absolute Honor (Jack Absolute (3) returns from the American battlefield and finds himself accused of treason; he will have to do all he can to escape with his honor and his life) $25.95
Hunt, Morgan Blinded by the Light (Amateur sleuth Tess Camillo is staying at an experimental earthworks when she discovers a fellow visitor murdered by a taser and decides to investigate) $14.95
Ironside, Elizabeth A Good Death (In 1944 France, Theo Cazelle returns to his family estate to find his wife accused of collaboration and a Nazi officer found dead in front of the gate) $14.95
Izzo, Jean-Claude A Sun for the Dying (Story of a vagabond searching for human warmth in Marseilles) $15.00
Jance, J.A. Hand of Evil (Ex-television journalist Ali Reynolds (3) agrees to help a friend whose teenage daughter has disappeared, unknowingly beginning a quest which will reveal deadly secrets) $7.99
Johansen, Iris Quicksand (Forensic sculptor Eve Duncan is being taunted by ruthless killer of her daughter; Atlanta detective and former Navy SEAL Joe Quinn covers her back) $7.99
Just, Ward Forgetfulness (Retired CIA “odd-jobber” lives with his wife in the Pyrenees; when his wife is murdered, he wonders if it relates to his past) $13.95
Kellerman, Jonathan Compulsion (Psychologist Alex Delaware and LAPD Det. Milo Sturgis investigate a series of murders involving luxury vehicles) $9.99
Koblas, John “Ma” (The Life and Times of Ma Barker and Her Boys; non-fiction) $18.95
Larsen, Ward Stealing Trinity (In the final days of WW II, the Nazis try to retrieve a spy within the Manhattan Project; when the Americans refuse to believe the threat is real, the Brits send in their man) $24.95
le Carre, John A Most Wanted Man (Annabel, an idealistic young German civil rights lawyer, defends a Russian smuggled into Hamburg in the dead of night, who may be a Muslim terrorist, or may not; unabridged CDs $39.99) $28.00
Matsen, Brad Titanic's Last Secrets (Non-fiction; divers John Chatterton and Richie Kohler investigate the enduring mystery of the Titanic and why she sank so fast after hitting the iceberg) $27.99
McBride, James Miracle at St. Anna (Novel of 4 U.S. black soldiers are trapped behind enemy lines in Italy near the end of WW II) $15.00
Meltzer, Brad The Book of Lies (What does the search for Cain’s murder weapon have to do with Superman?) $25.99
Miller, Wade The Killer/Devil on Two Sticks (Omnibus reprint of hard-boiled paperback originals from 1951 and 1949) $17.95
Millett, Larry Murder Has a Public Face (Coffee-table book of newspaper coverage of Minnesota murders from the 1940s and 1950s) $29.95
Molina, Antonio Munoz A Manuscript of Ashes (Set in the late 1960s, near the end of the Franco dictatorship; translated from the Spanish) $25.00
Mulgray Twins, The Under Suspicion (Undercover investigator goes after a ruthless money launderer, aided by her knowledge of his obsession with Persian cats) $29.95
Muller, Marcia Burn Out (Sharon McCone goes to California to contemplate her future and is drawn into an investigation of a murder in a dysfunctional family) $24.99
Pattison, Eliot The Skull Mantra (Reprint: When a Tibetan prison work gang finds a body dressed in American clothes, veteran police inspector Shan Tao Yun is called in to handle the case) $14.95
Pearce, Michael A Dead Man in Barcelona (Seymour (5) of the Scotland Yard Special Branch is sent to Barcelona to investigate the death of an Englishman in a prison cell after the "Tragic Week" Riots in 1912) $25.00
Penny, Louise Still Life (Reissue: Inspector Armand Gamache (1) is called to the tiny Hamlet of Three Pines to investigate the murder of a women seemingly loved by all) $13.95
Radley, Sheila A Talent for Destruction (Classic reprint; when the snow starts to melt in Breckham Market, Inspector Quantrill (3) discovers that the vicar is not what he seems) $14.95
Rennebohm, Peter Buried Lies (Gus decides to “test-drive” retirement by spending the winter with friends in Arizona, where he finds an obscure 60-year-old western for his book collection; soon a ruthless band of killers is after him, trying to get the book because of a puzzle embedded within; local author; signed copies) $24.95
Reutiman, Wally Murder at Christmas Lake (A Tim and Penny murder mystery) $14.95
Reynders, Cindy Keen Paws-itively Guilty (Lexie Lightfoot, her sister Lucy, and Lurch, their oversize canine investigator, find themselves in trouble after Lexie finds a body and decides to help the police) $7.95
Rickman, Phil The Fabric of Sin (Merrily Watkins (13) is called in secretly to investigate a haunted house, and discovers real evil there) $9.95
Rickman, Phil To Dream of the Dead (Merrily Watkins (14) has her hands full as the river is rising, two people have drowned, some don't want an archaeological dig to continue, and murder may be next) $24.95
Scott, William B. et.al. Space Wars (“The First Six Hours of World War III”; non-fiction) $7.99
Serrano, Daniel Gunmetal Black (After getting out of prison, Eddie Santiago goes to Miami Beach to try and clean up; when the police steal his life savings he is forced back into a life of crime) $14.99
Shuman, George D Lost Girls (Blind psychic Sherry Moore (3) is summoned to Haiti to find the killer of a young woman with a haunting tattoo found floating off the coast) $25.00
Shuman, Malcolm The Levee (A retired true-crime writer returns to Baton Rogue to investigate a 1959 unsolved murder he remembers from his childhood) $16.95
Sigler, Scott Infected (A mysterious disease is going around that turns ordinary people into raving murderers) $13.95
Skeggs, Douglas The Triumph of Bacchus (The priceless painting The Triumph of Bacchus is stolen from a London art museum) $14.95
Smith, Alexander McCall The Careful Use of Compliments (Fourth Isabel Dalhousie novel) $13.95
Staecker, Del The Muted Mermaid (Ledge Trabue’s boating vacation ends when a woman’s dead body floats into his life; the Nashville police very quickly rule it a suicide; then the woman’s father accuses Ledge of killing her) $24.95
Straley, John The Big Both Ways (Seattle, 1935; a logger helps a woman who turns out to be an anarchist with a young niece--and a body in her trunk--but after fleeing together to Alaska, events turn deadly) $16.95
Taschdjian, Claire The Peking Man is Missing (Reprint; novelization of the disappearance of the bones known as the Peking Man, which occurred in late 1941; Marines were transporting them when Pearl Harbor intervened) $14.95
Templeton, Aline Lying Dead (A town hides the truth behind two brutal murders as DI Marjory Fleming seeks to uncover it) $9.95
Thayer, Steve The Leper (World War I veteran returns to Minnesota and becomes a school teacher, comes down with leprosy, flees down the Mississippi, and eventually becomes sheriff of a leper colony) $24.95
Tinti, Hannah The Good Thief (Story of a 12-year-old one-handed orphan in early New England who becomes a master thief) $25.00
Vachss, Andrew Mask Market (Trade paperback reprint) $13.95
Waggoner, Tim Cross Country (20 years ago a killing spree hit a rural Ohio community, which ended with the conviction and execution of Carl Coulter; now the killings have started again and the female sheriff must catch the new killer) $21.95
Webb, Betty The Anteater of Death (When a wealthy man is found dead in a zoo enclosure and a giant anteater is suspected of murder, zookeeper Theodora Bently vows to prove her charge innocent) $24.95
Wheatle, Alex The Dirty South (Dennis Huggins finds himself drawn into the ugly world of gang life and selling drugs in south London) $15.95
Wilcox, John The Guns of El Keber (British redcoats fight an uprising in the Egyptian desert in 1882; British import) $9.95
Wimberley, Darryl Kaleidoscope (A Prohibition-Era Cincinnati gangster forces Jack to pursue some missing cash and bonds, and the quest leads to the off-season home of carnival freaks) $24.95

DUE BY THE END OF NOVEMBER

Allingham, Margery The Fashion in Shrouds (Classic reprint; Albert Campion (10) investigates actress Georgia Weels, whose suitors often meet unhappy ends) $14.95
Anthony, Michael David Midnight Come (Richard Harrison (2), administrator of Canterbury Cathedral, stumbles on a brutal double-murder; to find the truth he will have to ask hard questions of the Church) $14.95
Gonzalez, Bea The Bitter Taste of Time (Set in Spain from 1920 to the present, the Encarna women survive the Spanish Civil War, a dictatorship, and the birth of a new democracy, but tragedy comes calling) $24.95
Malcolm, John The Gwen John Sculpture (Reprint; director of a London fund that invests in art Tim Simpson (3) goes to Paris to check out an Auguste Rodin sculpture only to find it missing) $14.95
Wires, Richard The Cicero Spy Affair (Non-fiction; the valet of the British ambassador to Ankara in 1943, who photographed vitally important documents of great interest to the Nazi war machine) $19.00

DUE EARLY DECEMBER

Archer, Jeffrey A Prisoner of Birth (Wrongly accused of murder, man exacts revenge on the four who put him behind bars) $9.99
Ardai, Charles Fifty-to-One (A shady book publisher and a Showgirl with an artistic streak must escape both the cops and the mob after publishing a made-up account of a robbery at a Mob-run club) $7.99
Axler, James Plague Lords: Death Lands #84 (Post-apocalyptic adventure) $6.99
Barton, Beverly Dying For You (Private security agent Lucie Evans, looking for a fresh start, hires on as a billionaire heiress’s body guard and is kidnapped on a trip to South America) $6.99
Baker, Deb Ding Dong Dead (Phoenix Doll restorer Gretchen Birch (4) and her friends are about to open their doll museum when an out-of-town doll maker is murdered and they must find the killer; PBO) $6.99
Basinski, Tom The Cross-Country Rapist (Non-fiction; an 18-year manhunt for a killer rapist on the run) $7.99
Bernhardt, William Strip Search (Las Vegas is being scourged by a serial killer, and to help crack the strange code left after each murder, LVPD behaviorist Susan Pulaski taps an autistic savant) $7.99
Berry, Steve The Charlemagne Pursuit (Cotton Malone and twin sisters Dorathea Lindauer and Christl Falk all follow clues of the mysterious disappearance of a nuclear sub lost on a classified mission to Antarctica; signed copies expected) $26.00
Berry, Steve The Venetian Betrayal (Cotton Malone, former U.S. Justice Dept. agent turned rare-book dealer, is pitted against the cunning despot of the newly emergent Central Asian Federation whose biological weapons threaten millions; it’s a perilous race to the serum kept secret by a puzzle buried in the long-lost tomb of Alexander the Great) $9.99
Blackthorn, John I, Che Guevara (Reissue; a political thriller that imagines: What if Che Guevara survived and returns to Cuba when Castro steps down?) $14.99
Bliss, Miranda Dying for Dinner (Annie leaves the safety of her old bank job to become manager of her boyfriend's restaurant, where her first day on the job becomes someone else's last; PBO) $6.99
Block, Lawrence One Night Stands and Lost Weekends (Collection of the early short stories of Block) $14.95
Bonansinga, Jay Perfect Victim (FBI profiler Ulysses Grove (4) hunts a vengeful and psychopathic serial killer; PBO) $6.99
Box, C. J. Blue Heaven (A twelve-year-old girl and her younger brother are witnesses on the run in the woods of Idaho and pursued by four murderers) $7.99
Brockmann, Suzanne All Through the Night (The two-fisted, hot-blooded men and women of the Troubleshooters, Inc security organization come together for an eventful and suspenseful Christmas wedding) $7.99
Burcell, Robin Face of a Killer (FBI forensic artist Sydney Fitzpatrick uncovers a top-secret government cover-up and some hard truths about her father's past on the twentieth anniversary of his murder; PBO) $7.99
Childs, Laura Eggs in Purgatory (Three women lose their husbands and open up a cozy cafe, which becomes the site of a murder when a lawyer dies with a secret on his lips and egg on his face; PBO) $6.99
Colley, Barbara Wash and Die (Charlotte LaRue (7), owner of New Orleans' Maid for a Day cleaning service, is swept into jeopardy when an uninvited guest arrives on her doorstep and then turns up dead) $6.99
Cornwell, Patricia Scarpetta (Kay Scarpetta works for the NYPD investigating the claims of an injured man in Bellevue's criminal psych ward, who says he is being spied on and stalked by a killer; unabridged CDs $39.95) $27.95
Coughlin, J/Davis, D Kill Zone (An American sniper goes on a solo mission to rescue a captured general) $7.99
D'Almeida, Sarah Dying by the Sword (As the Four Musketeers (5) race to save Porthos’ servant from the gallows, they run afoul of Cardinal Richelieu who is investigating a plot against the king; PBO) $7.99
Estleman, Loren American Detective (Hardboiled Detroit P.I. Amos Walker (19) is hired to break off an engagement, but the girl turns up murdered and he’s on the run from crooked cops and nasty gangsters while getting further and further from the truth) $7.99
Ferris, Monica Thai Die (When one of her regular customers becomes involved in a deadly delivery of exotic antiquities, Betsy Devonshire (12) fears something has become seriously warped; signing at Uncle Edgar’s Sunday, December 7, 1-2 pm) $24.95
Follett, Ken Whiteout (Trade reprint) $16.00
Forrest, Christopher The Genesis Code (A Noble Prize-winning geneticist discovers an astounding secret code hidden in human DNA but is brutally murdered before he can make his announcement) $7.99
Gabaldon, Diana Lord John and the Hand of Devils (Three tales featuring Lord John Grey) $12.00
Glatt, John To Have and To Kill (Non-fiction; New Jersey nurse sentenced to life in ‘07 for murdering and dismembering her abusive husband; PBO) $6.99
Goldberg, Lee Mr. Monk Goes to Germany (When his therapist leaves for Germany, Monk (6) follows him and sees a man he thinks may have killed his wife) $7.99
Goldberg, Lee Mr. Monk is Miserable (With his assistant Natalie, Monk makes a surprising visit to the sewers and then the catacombs of Paris, where he comes upon a room of skulls, and discovers one is not as old as the rest, leading to a twisted case) $21.95
Grafton, Sue T is for Trespass (PI Kinsey Millhone embarks on a terrifying but all-too-real ride that will reveal not everyone is who they say they are) $7.99
Graves, Sarah The Book of Old Houses (A musty old volume in Jacobia "Jake" Tiptree's home becomes tied to the murder of an antiquarian book expert) $6.99
Grippando, James Born to Run (Jack Swyteck's (8) father has become U.S. Vice President, and when Jack becomes his lawyer, Jack finds himself at the heart of a very complicated murder case stretching back 50 years) $25.99
Grippando, James Last Call (A bar owner who Miami lawyer Jack Swyteck (7) saved from death row years before needs help and it leads the two to a twenty-year-old conspiracy of greed, corruption, murder and revenge) $7.99
Grisham, John The Appeal (After a huge verdict in Mississippi goes against his company, Wall Street predator Carl Trudeau decides to purchase a seat on the MS Supreme Court that will hear the appeal) $7.99
Hagberg, David Dance With the Dragon (The CIA’s Kirk McGarvey returns to solve an agent’s murder and faces a global threat from a multi-national terrorist cell) $7.99
Hectman, Betty Dead Men Don't Crochet (When a member of Molly Pink's (2) crochet group is accused of murder, it's up to Molly & her pals to catch the real killer; PBO) $6.99
Holt, Hazel Mrs. Malory and a Time to Die (Mrs. Malory (18) investigates the murder of the kindly owner of a riding school along a trail of clues from an unlucky horseshoe to a lethal electric fence; PBO) $6.99
Hooper, Kay Blood Dreams (The Bishop/Special Crimes Unit and a covert civilian team search for a serial killer who seems to have stepped out of a human nightmare) $7.50
Howe, Michael Trident Force (The Trident Force, blackest of the Black Ops, goes up against a new terrorist threat - first of a new series; PBO) $6.99
Hunter, Stephen The 47th Samurai (Bob Lee Swagger, son of the gritty hero of Hunter's bestselling novel Point of Impact , searches for a lost katana sword owned by his father and avenges the Yato family who were murdered by a maniac claiming to be a samurai) $9.99
Hyzy, Julie Hail to the Chef (White House executive chef Ollie Paras (2) investigates when a kindly electrician is electrocuted and the First Lady's nephew dies in an apparent suicide; PBO) $7.99
Jance, J.A. Cruel Intent (Ali Reynolds attempts to prove the innocence of a friend whose faithless wife was gunned down in her own front yard; unabridged CDs $39.95) $25.95
Johnstone, William W. Survival in the Ashes (Reprint; #12 in post-apocalypse series) $5.99
Kent, Gordon The Spoils of War (Renegade CIA officer Jerry Piat is tracked down and asked to help with a murder investigation which uncovers an international conspiracy) $9.95
Koontz, Dean Your Heart Belongs to Me (A year after a life-saving heart transplant, Ryan Perry is stalked by someone who claims the heart for his own) $27.00
Lewis, Simon Bad Traffic (Inspector Jian, a tough Chinese cop, arrives in England to search for his missing daughter and is soon fighting for his life against a vicious gang of human traffickers) $24.00
Littell, Robert The Debriefing (Reprint; Stone's job is to debrief defectors, and when Oleg Kulakov defects, Stone uncovers his deepest secrets and learns a truth that tears his world apart) $14.00
Maddox, Eric/Seay, Davin Mission: Black List #1 (The inside story of the search for Saddam Hussein told by the man who masterminded his capture) $25.99
Martin, P.D. The Murderers' Club (When bodies start piling up on a university campus, each with the signature of a different serial killer, FBI profiler Sophie Anderson uses her special gifts to find a killer) $6.99
McGarrity, Michael Death Song (Police Chief Kevin Kerney (11) and his Mescalero Apache son, Sgt. Clayton Istee, investigate the bushwack killing of a deputy sheriff and the brutal murder of his wife) $7.99
Neiderman, Andrew The Magic Bullet (A doctor has found a cure for cancer in the blood of one teenage boy, and he must keep the boy away from a mobster who will do anything to beat the cancer killing him) $7.99
Patterson, James The 6th Target (Reprint: When a horrifying attack leaves one of the members of the Women's Murder Club fighting for her life, the others fight to keep a madman behind bars) $7.99
Pendleton, Don Primary Directive: Stony Man #98 (Paramilitary adventure) $6.99
Penzler, Otto-ed. Vicious Circle (Mystery and crime stories by members of the Algonquin Round Table) $13.95
Peters, Elizabeth Lion in the Valley (Reprint: Amelia Peabody's (3) son Ramses is abducted & she must go up against her archnemesis the Master Criminal to get him back) $19.99
Pickens, Cathy Hush My Mouth (S. Carolina attorney Avery Andrews (4) gets caught up in a small town murder) $6.99
Picoult, Jodi Change of Heart (A man, on death row for an unspeakable crime committed in the home of June Nealon, has a religious awakening and wants to help June's daughter, but she must forgive him first) $16.00
Poyer, David Korea Strait (Maverick hero and navel officer Dan Lenson (10) must act on his own when N. Korea threatens S. Korea and the U.S. with nuclear war) $7.99
Quinn, Tara Taylor At Close Range (Criminal court judge Hannah Montgomery's pediatrician is being questioned in the deaths of several patients, including her son, and she must uncover the truth; PBO) $6.99
Randisi, Robert J.-ed. Hollywood and Crime (14 short stories spanning Tinseltowns's history from 1930 to the present) $14.95
Roberts, Wendy Devil May Ride (Paranormal mystery featuring Sadie Novak, professional crime scene cleaner and amateur medium and her partner Zack (2) who stumble on evidence of a chilling cult ritual in an abandoned meth lab) $6.99
Rollins, James Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (Movie tie-in; in 1957, a ruthless squad of Russian soldiers kidnaps Indiana Jones and forces him to go with them as they invade American soil to seek a powerful relic) $7.99
Rucka, Greg Patriot Acts (Bodyguard-turned-fugitive Atticus Kodiak must go underground to protect the woman he loves and a country he may have to betray to defend) $6.99
Rule, Ann Mortal Danger (13th volume in Rule's Crime Files series featuring a collection of true crime tales) $7.99
Schaill, William S. Seaglow (A sunken nuclear sub sets off a deadly race between the US, Russia, and Iraq) $7.99
Simon, Michael The Last Jew Standing (Lt. Dan Reles’ (4) ex-con father shows up after crossing Sam Zelig, last of the Jewish crime bosses, who wants revenge; Dan must choose between his town and his father) $15.00
Stanton, Mary (aka Claudia Bishop) Defending Angels (An already dead businessman needs Savannah's ethereal lawyer Brianna Winston Beaufort's help finding his murderer; PBO) $7.99
Starr, Jason The Follower (A young single woman in New York City finds herself the object of a deadly obsession) $7.99
Stevenson, William Spymistress (Non-fiction; Vera Atkins, who undertook many dangerous missions for the SOE, before and during WWII) $17.99
Stone, Nick Mr. Clarinet (Ex-cop Max Mingus agrees to go to Haiti to hunt down the son of a Haitian billionaire, missing for three years, and runs into a child stealer named Mr. Clarinet; Macavity Award Best 1st) $14.95
Stone, Nick The King of Swords (In 1981 Miami, Max Mingus and his partner Joe (2) must solve a bizarre murder involving voodoo, pimps, primates, and money) $25.95
Theorin, Johan Echoes From the Dead (20 years after a young boy disappears from the remote island of Pland in Sweden, his grandfather receives a shoe in the mail, sparking a new search by the boy's mother) $2.00
Thurlo, A. & D. False Witness (To save her N. Mexico monastery Sister Agatha (4) has the simple task of tracing the niece of a wealthy man, but it’s really a deadly situation) $6.99
Vachss, Andrew Terminal (A blood commitment forces Burke back into his violence for money after years of working the edges) $13.95
Van Draanen, Wendelin Sammy Keyes and the Wild Things (YA: When Sammy and two other girls find an injured condor while on a camping trip, they stray from their group to find a clue, and wind up lost, and near an armed poacher) $6.50
White, Robin Hunters in the Sea (A disgruntled Russian agent is hired by terrorists to find a deadly smallpox virus created by the Russians during the Cold War; only two men can stop him) $9.95
Winspear, Jacqueline An Incomplete Revenge (Book five in the Maisie Dobbs series) $14.00
Woods, Stuart Santa Fe Dead (Attorney Ed Eagle thinks he's safe from his black widow wife, but she escapes from prison and is spinning a new web that just might trap him) $9.99
Woolrich, Cornwell The Black Angel (Classic reprint; a panic-stricken young wife races against time to prove her convicted husband did not murder his mistress) $14.95

DUE MID-DECEMBER

Barbieri, Maggie Quick Study (College English professor Alison Bergeron and NYPD Detective Bobby Crawford (3) team up to solve the murder of a friend's young nephew) $24.95
Brogan, Jan Teaser (Rhode Island reporter and gambling addict Hallie Ahearn (3) is investigating an internet porn site; when young girls connected with the site start dying, Hallie is led to a far reaching conspiracy) $25.95
Brooke, P.J. Blood Wedding (Inspector Max Romero's investigation into the murder of a beautiful Muslim girl spirals into terrorist outrage in Granada) $25.00
Church, James Bamboo and Blood (In the late ‘90s, a younger Inspector O (3) investigates the murder of a North Korean diplomat's wife in Pakistan, and falls afoul of his superiors when he discovers a connection to a missile project) $23.95
Cumming, Charles The Spanish Game (Living in Madrid in exile after being drummed out of the spy game by MI-5, Alec Milius is drawn back into the game when a prominent politician goes missing) $24.95
Davies, David Stuart Without Conscience (P.I. Johnny Hawke (2) gets involved when Rachel Howells is in 1942 London for the first time, accompanied by army deserter Harryboy Jenkins, who will stop at nothing to retain his freedom) $23.95
Frattini, Eric The Entity (History of Catholic Church spying from Elizabethan times to the present) $27.95
Greenwood, Kerry Death by Water (When a series of jewel thefts threatens a cruise line, Phryne Fisher is hired to be bait on a cruise to New Zealand) $24.95
Haskew/Jorgensen/McNab/Others Fighting Techniques of the Oriental World (In-depth account of Asian military history from the age of the Huns to the forcing open of Japan (AD 1200-1854)) $35.00
Hooper, Kay Blood Sins (The elite FBI Special Crimes Unit (2) investigates a rash of murders whose clues point to the enigmatic Church of the Everlasting Sin and its charismatic leader) $25.00
Jungstedt, Mari The Inner Circle (When an archeology student on a dig is murdered in a ritualistic fashion, Inspector Knutas investigates; before long, more victims appear) $25.95
MacKinnon, Colin Morning Spy, Evening Spy (Novel about the search for Osama bin Laden in the months leading to 9/11) $14.95
Maleeny, Tim Greasing the Pinata (A former US senator and his son are murdered, and PI Cape Weathers (3) agrees to help the daughter find the killer, getting into much trouble while doing so) $24.95
Miller, Russell The Adventures of Arthur Conan Doyle (Biography of Arthur Conan Doyle, using newly released correspondence and personal papers) $27.95
Morris, Bob A Deadly Silver Sea (Zack Chasteen (4) and his pregnant wife Barbara are on a cruise ship when it is taken over by murderous hijackers; Zack must stop them from using the ship to blow up another cruise ship) $24.95
Nikitas, Derek Pyres (15-year old Lucia Moberg's life is changed when her professor father is killed in a mall parking lot, setting off a violent chain of events that will engulf her and several other women) $13.95
O'Brian, Patrick The Road to Samarcand (In the 1930s, an orphaned teenager sets off at sea to find treasures in Central Asia) $14.95
O'Shaughnessy, Perri Show No Fear (Nina Reilly thriller that takes the reader back to Nina's first murder investigation, when a woman's fall is called an accident but Nina believes it was murder) $25.00
Pattison, Eliot Prayer of the Dragon (In a remote village of Tibet, Shan (5) tries to save a murder suspect from execution; he turns out to be a Navajo seeking to find connections between the two cultures) $14.00
Petit, Caroline Deep Night (Leah Kolbe escapes to Macao when the Japanese occupy Hong Kong; when she returns, her fiance cannot bear to remain there, but she decides to stay and rebuild the city) $24.00
Poyer, David The Weapon (A deadly weapon is sold by Russia to Iran, and a secret American military team must steal the submarine that carries it) $24.95
Randisi, Robert J. Hey There (You With the Gun in Your Hand) (Las Vegas 1961; The Rat Pack ask Eddie Gianelli to clear up a little blackmail scheme, but Eddie finds a dead body at the payoff rendezvous, and then the bodies start piling up) $25.95
Roberts, John Maddox SPQR XI: Under Vesuvius (In a town near Vesuvius, Praetor Decius investigates when a priest's daughter is murdered, and must keep the mob away from an innocent young boy who is the prime suspect) $14.95
Roberts, John Maddox SPQR XII: Oracle of the Dead (Magistrate Decius Caecilius Metellus investigates when all the priests of Apollo, bitter rivals to the priests of Hecate, are killed, and the countryside is primed to explode) $24.95
Saviano, Roberto Gomorrah (Insider account tracing the grim decline of Naples under the rule of the Camorra, a globalized crime network far more powerful and violent than the Mafia) $15.00
Weisberg, Joseph An Ordinary Spy (Novel portraying the inner workings of the CIA, a dramatic portrait of modern espionage) $15.00
Wilson, John Morgan Spider Season (After disgraced journalist Benjamin Justice publishes his memoir, long-forgotten ghosts from his past appear, and he finds himself and all he loves under attack) $24.95

DUE EARLY JANUARY

Archer, Jeffrey Shall We Tell the President? (Reprint) $9.99
Arruda, Suzanne The Leopard's Prey (Jade del Cameron (4) returns to British East Africa to help collect animals for zoos in the states, and investigates when the body of a local merchant is found) $24.95
Atkins, Charles Risk Factor (Reissue; Dr. Molly Katz seeks the person who is butchering the nurses in the psych ward of her Boston hospital) $7.99
Ballard, Michael G. Beauty Sleep (Non-fiction; the possible murder of a middle-aged woman who went into the hospital for routine plastic surgery and ended up dead) $6.99
Barnes, Jonathan The Somnambulist (Edward Moon, stage magician and detective, and his silent sidekick, the Somnambulist, investigate a series of bizarre murders terrorizing turn-of-the-century London) $14.99
Barron, Stephanie A Flaw in the Blood (Summoned by Queen Victoria, Patrick Fitzgerald and his ward Dr. Georgiana Armistead are attacked on the road; they must untangle a devastating royal secret if they are to survive) $12.00
Bazell, Josh Beat the Reaper (Dark humor; the past catches up with a young Manhattan ER doctor in the Witness Protection Program when a patient recognizes him from his other life and the New Jersey mob seeks revenge; unabridged CDs $29.98) $24.99
Beaton, M.C. Death of a Gentle Lady (Hamish MacBeth investigates the death of a seemingly gentle old woman, and uncovers the shocking truth behind her facade) $6.99
Beattie, Robert Language of Evil (Non-fiction; Kansas City Professor Tom Murray, thought he had committed the perfect crime until relentless small-town deputy sheriff Doug Wood got his teeth into the case; PBO) $7.99
Bendell, Don Detachment Delta (Charlie Strongheart, leader of the Delta Force, is sent to Iran to eliminate a terrorist, but is betrayed and left alone in the belly of the beast) $6.99
Berkowitz, Ira Old Flame (Former NYPD homicide cop Jackson Steeg investigates the murder of his ex-wife's new flame; the clues lead back to his own family) $12.95
Bernhardt, William Capitol Conspiracy (Lawyer turned Senator Ben Kincaid takes on his biggest Capitol Hill crisis when he tangles with a national conspiracy and homegrown terrorism) $7.99
Blair, Annette A Veiled Deception (A Vintage Magic Mystery; while opening her own vintage clothing shop, Maddie Cutler must clear her family's name when her sister's wedding festivities hit a snag: murder; PBO) $6.99
Block, Lawrence Killing Castro (Five Americans will split $100,000 if they can sneak into Cuba and assassinate Fidel Castro) $6.99
Bond, Stephanie Body Movers: Three Men and a Body (Mass market reprint) $6.99
Born, James O. Burn Zone (ATF agent Alex Duarte (2) is in New Orleans on the trail of a gun runner only to find himself embroiled in a high-reaching conspiracy) $7.99
Box, C. J. Three Weeks To Say Goodbye (Jack and Melissa have adopted a baby, and when the birth father, the sinister son of a Denver judge, wants the child, they will stop at nothing to protect the child; unabridged CDs $39.95) $24.95
Brooks, Geraldine People of the Book (When rare book dealer Hanna Heath acquires the famed Sarajevo Haggadah, she discovers artifacts in its ancient binding that plunge her into the intrigues of fine art dealers) $15.00
Campbell, Gordon Missing Witness (Phoenix '73; A top criminal defense attorney takes on the open-and-shut case of a woman shooting her husband to death, but there are no easy answers in innocence and guilt; award nominations Best 1st; some signed hardcovers still available) $7.99
Clement, Blaize Cat Sitter on a Hot Tin Roof (Florida’s Dixie Hemingway (4) meets a new friend who says she’s hiding from an abusive husband, but Dixie grows uncertain and things turn deadly) $24.95
Coffey, Jan The Puppet Master (Four seemingly disparate lives are beginning to unravel, and one person is holding the strings - The Puppet Master; PBO) $6.99
Connelly, Michael-ed. In the Shadow of the Master (Published to coincide with Edgar Allan Poe's 200th birthday, a collection of his short stories with commentary and essays from contemporary authors) $25.95
Cornwell, Bernard Agincourt (The legendary and dramatic Battle of Agincourt in 1415, following the story of Nicholas Hook, an outlaw who must fight for his king) $27.99
Cornwell, Bernard Sword Song (Alfred of Wessex (4)and the warrior Uhtred must stop the Vikings who are arriving to plunder and enslave the Saxons) $13.99
Dahlquist, Gordon The Glass Books of the Dream Eaters Vol 1 (After receiving a note terminating her engagement, Celeste Temple seeks answers and ends up on a journey through brothels and alleyways) $12.00
Damsgaard, Shirley The Witch's Grave (Sixth installment of the charming cozy mystery series featuring a reluctant psychic and her grandmother, a benevolent witch) $6.99
Daniels, Casey Night of the Loving Dead (Pepper Martin (4) helps the specter of a young woman who claims a doctor who once saved Pepper's life is now in danger; Pepper doesn't know there is more to the story) $6.99
Dorsey, Tim Atomic Lobster (Over-the-top humor aboard a cruise ship as Florida hitman Serge (10) confirms that guns, drugs, and strippers don't mix) $7.99
Earley, Pete Comrade J (The untold secrets of Russia's master spy in America after the end of the Cold War, 1995-2000) $15.00
Ellison, J.T. Judas Kiss (Nashville homicide detective Taylor Jackson must deal with media sharks and an accusation of murder as she tries to untangle the death of young and pregnant Corinne Wolff; PBO) $6.99
Emley, Diane The First Cut (A year after nearly dying in a vicious attack, Detective Nan Vining is forced to confront the case of a female police officer murdered, and to reclaim her life in the process) $6.99
Ephron, Hallie Never Tell a Lie (At a couple’s yard sale, a strange encounter with a woman from their high school past leads to a hellish nightmare of deceit and betrayal) $24.99
Evanovich, Janet Plum Lucky (Stephanie Plum looks to get lucky in Atlantic City, both at the tables and in love) $6.99
Evanovich, Janet Plum Spooky (Stephanie Plum and Lulu agree to camp in the Pine Barrens at the instigation of the mysterious Diesel, and may even see the Jersey Devil; unabridged CDs $34.95; some signed hardcovers expected) $27.95
Evans, Jimmie Ruth Leftover Dead (Waitress Wanda Nell Culpepper (5) & new husband Jack dig into a 30- year-old murder, when a new death puts this cold case on the front burner; PBO) $7.99
Ferguson, Alane The Circle of Blood: A Forensic Mystery (YA: Cameryn Mahoney, who assists her father, County Coroner of Silverton Colorado, investigates when a hitchhiker her mother picked up is found dead with a gun in her hand) $6.99
Frale, Barbara The Templars (New history of the medieval world's most powerful military order, the Templars) $25.00
Frazer, Margaret The Apostate's Tale (Dame Frevisse (17) must determine whether Sister Cecely is truly interested in repenting her sins or just hiding her involvement in schemes that threaten everyone) $7.99
Freeman, Brian Stalked (As Duluth detective Lt. Jonathan Stride and P.I. Serena Dial hunt for a killer, a predator with a vicious past is hunting them with a terrifying plan for revenge; some signed hardcovers available) $7.99
Fuchs, Michael Stephen Pandora's Sisters (PhD British expat Kate Quinlan is pursued by many people, some of them dangerous, all looking for the stretch of DNA called the Pandora Sequence) $15.95
Graves, Sarah A Face at the Window (As a toddler, Jacobia Tiptree witnessed the murder of her mother; 35 years later the killer disappears just before the trial begins, and Jake must deal with her past demons) $22.00
Green, Tim American Outrage (After investigative journalist Jake Carlson's wife dies of cancer, his adopted son wants to find his biological mother, and Jake finds a black market ring of child traffickers) $7.99
Griffin, W.E.B. The Shooters (The President orders Agent Castillo to do anything to rescue a key DEA agent captured by drug runners) $9.99
Gruber, Michael Tropic of Night (Reprint, second of trilogy; Cuban-American Miami detective Jimmy Paz investigates a series of murders; the clues point to a woman who faked her own suicide to get away from those who want to kill her) $14.99
Hallcox, J./Welch, A. Behind the Yellow Tape (True stories of some of America's hardest working crime scene investigators) $15.00
Halliday, Gemma Mayhem in High Heels (Maddie's planning a wedding, but with a killer on the loose, "til death do you part" might come sooner than she thinks) $7.99
Hartley, A.J. What Time Devours (Thomas Knight returns and is faced with a centuries-old mystery surrounding a long-lost and now priceless Shakespearean play) $7.99
Hoag, Tami Deeper Than the Dead (Two boys discover a body that is the beginning of a serial killing spree; Special Agent Tony Mendez believes the killer is one boy's father) $26.00
Iles, Greg The Devil's Punchbowl (Penn Cage (3) is plunged into a mix of murder, racial tension, double-crosses, illicit sex, and all of the ensuing violent consequences) $26.95
Iles, Greg Turning Angel (Reprint: Prosecuter Penn Cage is living in Natchez, Mississippi to raise his daughter; when a prep school student is murdered, Penn must defend his friend Drew) $9.99
Jackson, Steve The Judas (MI6 agent Paul Ashton is ready to quit; when he is asked to head up the investigation of the death of another agent, he jumps at the chance) $9.95
Johnstone, William W. Fury in the Ashes (Reprint; #13 in post-apocalypse series) $5.99
Kaminsky, Stuart M-ed. On a Raven's Wing (Collection of 20 original stories inspired by Edgar Allan Poe, released in time for the 200th anniversary of his birth) $14.99
Kimberly, Alice (aka Cleo Coyle) The Ghost and the Haunted Mansion (When the local mailman inherits a haunted mansion and demands an exorcism, bookshop owner Pen (5) must act fast to save her favorite ghost - 1940's detective Jack Shepard; PBO) $7.99
King, Laurie R. Touchstone (US Federal Agent Harris Stuyvesant must rely on a shattered veteran of the Great War to expose an enemy about to strike a deadly blow against democracy in England and the US) $12.00
Lakin, Rita Getting Old is a Disaster (Florida's oldest living P.I., Gladdy Gold, and her friends return home to find a bank robber taunting her detective agency, and murder lurking at her retirement community; PBO) $6.99
Largent, R. Karl The Sea (Reissue; a salvage expert learns that a sunken German U-boat contains more than the Nazi gold he has been hired to retrieve) $7.99
Larson, Major Chuck Heroes Among Us (Firsthand accounts of combat is Iraq and Afghanistan by America's most decorated warriors) $16.00
Lasseter, Don You'll Never Find My Body (Non-fiction; a courageous female prosecutor reopened the 14-year old case of the disappearance of Ann Racz) $6.99
Lescroart, John Betrayal (Dismas Hardy agrees to take on an appeal to overturn the murder conviction of a National Guard reservist, and uncovers a government conspiracy and betrayal) $9.99
Malmont, Paul Jack London in Paradise (At 40, Jack London, struggling with morphine addiction, travels to Hawaii and falls in love with the wife of a dangerous and powerful man) $25.00
Marshall, Michael The Intruders (In Seattle a former LAPD patrolman is the link between three unusual disappearances; the truth is both evil and shocking) $7.99
Martin, Nancy Murder Melts in Your Mouth (Nora Blackbird's (7) friend Lexie is accused of murder and she must deal with her parent's hijinks while trying to clear Lexie's name) $6.99
Mayor, Adrienne Greek Fire, Poison Arrows, & Scorpion Bombs (Reissue; history of biological and chemical warfare in the ancient world) $15.95
McAulay, Alex Shelter Me (YA; in 1941, a young girl is sent from London to safety at a boarding school in Wales, learns that the school is harboring terrible secrets, and desperately flees with 3 other girls; trade PBO) $9.95
McKevett, G.A. (aka Sonja Massie) A Body to Die For (Plus-size PI Savannah Reid investigates the murder of physical fitness guru Clarissa Jardin's husband) $22.00
McKevett, G.A. Poisoned Tarts (PI Savannah Reid (13) delves into the disappearance of a celebrity hanger-on that soon leads to something more sinister) $6.99
Meier, Leslie Valentine Murder (When the town's new librarian is shot to death on Valentine's Day, Lucy Stone (14) snoops into the curious lives and shocking secrets of Tinker's Cove's most solid citizens) $6.99
Michaels, Fern Final Justice (The Sisterhood (12) travels to Washington DC to go toe-to-toe with world's largest media mogul who is using his money to influence elections) $6.99
Miller, John Ramsey The Last Day (As Dr. Natasha McCarty and her husband Will deal with the anniversary of their son's death, a killer waits in the woods who has decided this day will be their last; PBO) $6.99
Miller, Steve/Billups, Andrea A Slaying in the Suburbs (Non-fiction; the Tara Grant murder, where her husband snapped one night, strangled and dismembered her, and disposed of her body in the park his children played in; PBO) $7.99
Miller, Tekla Dennison Inevitable Sentences (After the murder of her daughter, Celeste Brookston has found her calling as the head of a battered woman's home, but when her daughter's killer escapes, they are all in danger) $7.95
Mofina, Rick Six Seconds (Three strangers are entangled in a plot to change the world in only six seconds; PBO) $6.99
Myers, Tamar As the World Churns (Magdalena Yoder (16) is emceeing the Hernia Holstein Competition, until someone clobbers the contest's originator and both Magdalena's husband and daughter go missing) $6.99
Nasaw, Jonathan When She Was Bad (When two psychopaths escape an Oregon institution, E.L. Pender (4) and Dr. Irene Cogan take on a pair of killers who win hearts as easily as they slit throats) $7.99
Nesbo, Jo Nemesis (Detective Harry Hole (2) investigates the death of his old flame Anna, while also trying to track down a gang of robbers who are getting more ruthless with each hit) $25.99
Nesbo, Jo The Redbreast (Alcoholic Oslo police detective Harry Hole is investigating the neo-Nazi underground, but an international conspiracy and a mystery with roots in the dark past put him in the crosshairs of a man with all the answers; Glass Key Award Best Nordic Crime) $14.99
Newman, Sharan The Shanghai Tunnel (In 1868, after her wealthy husband falls ill and dies, Emily Stratton returns to Portland to delve into her husband's seedy past and set things right) $7.99
Niven, John Kill Your Friends (In 1997 London, Steven Fox, A&R man in the music industry fueled by cocaine and greed, takes the notion of cutthroat business practices to a new level; trade PBO) $14.99
Nunn, Malla A Beautiful Place to Die (In 1952 South Africa, Detective Emmanuel Cooper is investigating the murder of a Afrikaans police officer when his mission is taken over by the Afrikaaner Secret Police) $25.00
O'Brien, Kevin Final Breath (TV reporter Sydney Jordan tries to track down a serial killer who hunts down heroes and ends their lives the same way they saved others) $6.99
Palmer, Michael The First Patient (When a country doctor is asked to be personal physician to the President of the United States, he discovers an assassination plot in the works) $9.99
Penny, Louise The Cruelest Month (Quebec CI Gamache (3) investigates when some villagers attempt to rid the town of evil with a seance & one of them dies of fright) $7.99
Preston, Douglas Blasphemy (As twelve scientists try to unlock the secrets of the Big Bang with a powerful supercollider, a fanatical religious group tries to stop them) $9.99
Rabkin, William Psych: A Mind Is a Terrible Thing to Read (Dallas Steele hires the PSYCH agency to help him choose his investments, and is thrilled to discredit the firm when they fail, until he is found murdered; TV tie-in; PBO) $6.99
Reilly, Matthew The Six Sacred Stones (Sequel to Seven Deadly Wonders ; unbeknownst to Jack West Jr. and his mercenary/treasure hunter team, a mysterious group has unraveled their work and they only have one hope to prevent Armageddon) $7.99
Robinson, Peter Friend of the Devil (CI Alan Banks and DI Annie Cabbot must work together when two chilling murder cases converge and two killers may strike at any moment; some signed hardcovers still available) $7.99
Rose, Karen Scream For Me (Daniel Vartanian continues to track down a serial killer linked to a collection of photographs that belonged to his brother, another ruthless serial killer) $6.99
Saums, Mary Mighty Old Bones (A storm knocks down a tree on Jane Thistle's (2) Alabama small town property, unearthing a pile of skeletal remains) $6.99
Schwegel, Theresa Person of Interest (A cop's wife wants to protect her daughter from a bad boyfriend and ends up in the middle of her husband's most dangerous case) $7.99
Scottoline, Lisa Lady Killer (A young Philadelphia attorney searches for her missing high school rival and learns the profound effects of lifelong love – and hate; some signed hardcovers still available) $7.99
Simmons, Dan The Terror (While looking for the Northwest Passage, the crew of the HMS Terror try to survive as a terror stalks them southward) $7.99
Somer, Mehmet Murat The Kiss Murder (The transvestite hostess of Istanbul's most famous nightclub investigates the murder of one of the "girls" from her club) $14.00
Stuckart, Diane A.S. The Queen's Gambit (In 15th century Milan, Leonardo da Vinci creates a living chess game for the Duke, using his court as chess pieces; when one is murdered, da Vinci must find the killer) $7.99
Stuckart, Diane A.S. Portrait of a Lady (After the deaths of two female servants, Leonardo da Vinci asks his young apprentice “Dina”, narrator and girl disguised as a boy, to go undercover disguised as a woman in the service of the Duke's ward to ferret out the killer) $14.00
Todd, Charles A Matter of Justice (Scotland Yard Insp. Rutledge (11) investigates the murder of a businessman highly regarded in London but universally despised in his home village; someone is viciously settling scores, but Rutledge may not be able to prove what he suspects; some signed copies expected) $24.99
Todd, Charles A Pale Horse (In 1920, Scotland Yard Inspector Ian Rutledge (10) works two connected cases; a murder in the ruins of an abbey and a missing man who is stalking town residents) $14.99
Vachss, Andrew Another Life (While the Prof is in the hospital clinging to life, Burke accepts a job to find and save a two-year old Saudi prince who has been kidnapped) $24.95
Webb, Debra Find Me (Reporter Sarah Newton goes to Maine and encounters an alarming series of deadly, unexplained events) $7.99
Willig, Lauren The Seduction of the Crimson Rose (Mary Alsworthy (4) is assigned by Lord Vaughn to infiltrate the ranks of the French spy The Black Tulip before he and his master can stage their planned invasion of England) $15.00

DUE MID-JANUARY

Alvtegen, Karin Betrayal (Two people with simmering resentments come together and they urge each other on to betray the people who love them) $24.00
Alvtegen, Karin Missing (Born into a life of privilege, Sybilla now lives on the streets of Stockholm; when a businessman she spent the night with is murdered, she becomes a wanted woman) $14.95
Block, Paul/Vaughan, Robert Armor of God (Sequel to The Masada Scroll : Father Michael Flannery continues his search for the missing Gospel of Dismayas) $24.95
Boyne, John Next of Kin (In 1936 London, Owen Montignac, a man with huge gambling debts, finds he has been cut out of his uncle's will and resorts to murder for profit) $15.95
Bruce, Alison Cambridge Blue (Gary Goodhew, the youngest detective at Cambridge's Parkside Station, discovers the first body in a series of murders and gets his chance to work a homicide) $25.00
Cannell, Stephen J. On the Grind (Lt. Shane Scully is accused of evidence tampering and his wife Alexa discovers he may be having an affair with a beautiful movie star) $25.95
Child, Lee-ed. Killer Year (Stories by 13 writers, with intros by their mentors, whose first novels were published in 2007, with additional stories by established writers; afterword by Laura Lippman) $14.95
Chupack, Edward Silver (Long John Silver is on his way to England & the hangman's noose; writes a journal that will exact revenge on his captors by revealing their secrets) $14.95
Daly, Elizabeth Arrow Pointing Nowhere (Henry Gamadge (7) is back on the Upper East Side of New York; when he receives letters saying all is not well in Fenway mansion, he must unravel the mystery) $14.95
Dunlap, Susanne The Musician's Daughter (YA: In 18th century Vienna, 15-year-old Theresa Maria, with the help of composer Franz Joseph Haydn, investigates her father's murder) $16.99
Emmins, Alan Mop Men (Non-fiction; world of Crime Scene Cleaners, the ones who step in after CSI steps out) $24.95
Fredrickson, Jack Honestly Dearest, You’re Dead (A dead client names broke Chicago P.I. Dek Elstrom (2) to execute her will, but instead of easy bucks he must race to find a killer) $24.95
Gage, Leighton Blood of the Wicked (Inspector Mario Silva of the Brazilian Federal Police investigates when a visiting archbishop is assassinated and several others are killed as he seeks justice) $13.00
Gage, Leighton Buried Strangers (Chief Inspector Mario Silva of Brazil heads the investigation of the gruesome discovery of a clandestine cemetery where hundreds of unknown humans have been buried) $24.00
Glauser, Friedrich The Spoke (First published 1937, first edition in English; a man is murdered with a sharpened bicycle spoke and Swiss Sgt. Studder (5) thinks a suspect has been arrested too quickly - the last in the Sergeant Studder series) $14.95
Green, Norman The Last Gig (Tough, smart, and at time heartless, Bronx P.I. Alessandra Martillo is enlisted to find a traitor inside an Irish mob family) $25.95
Griffin, W.E.B. Black Ops (Delta Force Lt. Col. Charley Castillo (5) investigates when covert US intelligence assets start turning up dead all over the globe) $26.95
Hill, Reginald Traitor's Blood (Reprint; Lemuel Stanhope-Swift returns from exile to Britain, where he is arrested by special agents who say they will set him free if he is willing to terminate his defector father) $14.95
Holme, Timothy A Funeral of Gondolas (Reprint; Inspector Peroni (2) finds Venice boring until gambling gondoliers appear to be connected to a murdered lawyer) $14.95
Holms, Joyce Bad Vibes (Fizz and Buchanan (3) investigate when a German tourist is found dead in the hotel where Fizz is moonlighting as a receptionist, and a painting the tourist owned goes missing) $14.95
Holton, Hugh Revenge (Chicago cop Larry Cole must stop several people bent on revenge, including a femme fatale, a magician with a secret past, and an ex-pro football player turned gangster) $24.95
Holton, Hugh The Thin Black Line (Nonfiction collection of the exploits and accomplishments of African-American law enforcement officers) $25.95
Jones, Sydney J. The Empty Mirror (Vienna 1898; renowned painter Gustav Klimt is fingered for a series of brutal murders when his model becomes a victim, and his lawyer and a famed criminologist must delve into a conspiracy in order to acquit the artist) $24.95
Kaminsky, Stuart Bright Futures (A recent graduate of a high school for the gifted is arrested for the murder of a Sarasota man who opposed public funding for state schools, and turns to Lew Fonesca for help) $23.95
Lambdin, Dewey Troubled Waters (In 1800, Captain Alan Lewrie (14) of the Royal Navy returns to England to face the hangman's noose; while free on bail, he escapes to sea) $15.95
McGarrity, Michael Dead or Alive (Recently retired Santa Fe Police Chief Kevin Kerney (11) works with his son, also a cop, to catch the serial killer who murdered his friend) $24.95
McGarrity, Michael Mexican Hat (Reprint; ex-psychiatrist and former deputy sheriff Kevin Kerney is on the case again) $13.95
McGarrity, Michael Tularosa (Reprint: A Kevin Kerney novel set in the American southwest) $13.95
Mosley, Walter Diablerie (Novel with therotic force that focuses on identity, class, race, love, sex, guilt, and alcoholism and a blanket indictment of human nature) $15.00
O'Connell, Carol Bone by Bone (20 years ago, one of two brothers disappeared, and now the older brother returns home to find bones are being left on his doorstep, and he investigates) $24.95
Patterson, Richard North Eclipse (An American lawyer takes on the defense of an African freedom fighter against his corrupt government's charge of murder) $26.00
Pendleton, Don Colony of Evil: SuperBolan #124 (Paramilitary adventure) $6.99
Pendleton, Don Patriot Acts: The Executioner #362 (Paramilitary adventure) $4.99
Penny, Louise A Rule Against Murder (Canadian C.I. Gamache (4) is celebrating his anniversary at a remote luxurious lodge when the secrets and resentments of fellow guests become a prelude to murder; some signed copies expected) $24.95
Richards, Linda L. Death Was in the Picture (In cutthroat ‘30s Hollywood, tough Kitty Pangborn (2) is seething when her P.I. boss is hired to exonerate a screen star over a starlet’s suspicious death while simultaneously having a client that wants the actor proven guilty) $24.95
Richelson, Jeffrey T. Defusing Armageddon (True story of NEST, America's secret nuclear bomb squad to prevent nuclear terrorist attacks) $27.95
Ryder, Cliff The Finish Line: Room 59 #5 (David Southerland must locate a sexy thief with stolen global-security secrets) $6.99
Sallis, James What You Have Left (Omnibus reprint of three John Turner novels, Cypress Grove , Cripple Creek , and Salt River ) $18.00
Shulman, Seth The Telephone Gambit (Non-fiction; the big secret of Alexander Graham Bell, that he stole the idea behind his invention of the telephone) $14.95
Spindler, Erica Breakneck (In Rockford, IL, a string of murders leave Detectives MC Riggio and Kitt Lundgren little to follow; when MC's fiance is murdered the case becomes personal for her) $24.95
Vincent, E. Duke The Strip (Nick Conti, producer of a successful TV show based in Vegas, becomes prey to a local mobster who wants to extort money, and the blackmail operation stirs up the past) $25.00
Woods, Stuart Mounting Fears (Teddy Fay plots revenge on CIA director Kate Rule Lee, who happens to be the wife of the president, who is dealing with the presence of nukes in Pakistan) $25.95

DUE EARLY FEBRUARY

Atherton, Nancy Aunt Dimity: Vampire Hunter (Lori and Aunt Dimity (13) see a mysterious figure in their yard that may be a vampire) $7.99
Barnes, Jonathan The Domino Men (Sequel to The Somnambulist : Young Henry Lamb is drawn into the Directorate's secret war against the House of Windsor as the bill for Victoria's Faustian bargain with the devil comes due a century later) $24.99
Barrett, Lorna Bookmarked for Death (Tricia Miles (2), owner of Haven't Got A Clue bookstore, must solve her own mystery when a bestselling author is found dead in the washroom; PBO) $6.99
Bass, Jefferson Bones of Betrayal (When an elderly man dies of radiation poisoning, Body Farm founder Bill Brockton and his graduate assistant Miranda look to the history of the Manhattan Project for answers) $24.99
Bass, Jefferson The Devil's Bones: A Body Farm Novel (Dr. Brockton (3) investigates a crematorium that is not disposing of its bodies properly) $7.99
Beaton, M.C. Death of a Witch (Hamish MacBeth returns from holiday to find that a charming witch supplying dangerous potions has come to Lochdubh; when she is murdered and he is the prime suspect, he must work to clear his name) $24.99
Berenson, Alex The Ghost War (When the CIA finds evidence of a surge in Taliban activity, it takes little to convince agent John Wells (2) to return to Afghanistan, where he finds the unexpected) $9.99
Bodman, Karen Small Gambit (When American planes are shot out of the sky with nothing showing up on the radar, the White House turns to missile expert Dr. Cammy Talbot, putting her in danger) $6.99
Breslin, Jimmy The Good Rat (Non-fiction; a view of the people and places that define the Mafia) $14.99
Britton, Andrew The Invisible (As tension between Pakistan and India escalates, the U.S. Secretary of State vanishes near Islamabad and CIA agents Ryan Kealey and Naomi Kharmi work to find her) $6.99
Brockmann, Suzanne Into the Fire (Vinh Murphy is the prime suspect when the leader of a neo-Nazi group is murdered, and must turn to his old Troubleshooters friends and Hannah Whitfield to help him) $7.99
Brown, Rita Mae and Sneaky Pie The Purrfect Murder (Mary Minor "Harry" Haristeen (16) along with her sleuthing pets discovers the deadly side of the high-end architecture world when one particularly difficult client is murdered) $7.50
Cain, Tom The Accident Man (Thrilling novelistic take on the death of Princess Diana) $14.00
Carlisle, Kate Homicide in Hardcover (When rare book dealer Brooklyn Wainwright's mentor is murdered, she is found by the police next to the body and they accuse her of murder and theft of a rare book) $6.99
Ciotta, Rose Cruel Games (Non-fiction; a wife brutally murdered by her husband, a brilliant University of Pennsylvania economics professor) $6.99
Clark, Carol Higgins Zapped (Newlyweds Regan and Jack Reilly (11) uncover some disturbing facts when they renovate their Manhattan apartment, including a safe that holds the key to an actress's career) $7.99
Collins, Kate Evil in Carnations (Abby Knight (8) encourages her friend Nikki to speed date; when the man she chooses ends up dead, Nikki is the prime suspect; PBO) $6.99
Conant-Park, Jessica/Conant, Susan Turn Up the Heat (Chloe Carter (3) is helping her chef boyfriend with his new Boston restaurant when a crabby waitress is found dead in a fish truck) $7.99
Conant-Park, Jessica/Conant, Susan Fed Up (Chloe Carter's chef boyfriend Josh is competing to star in a new TV series when one of his subjects drops dead) $23.95
Connor, Beverly Scattered Graves (Crime lab head Diane Fallon (6) is replaced by an incompetent when a new mayor is elected; as she is adjusting to her new life, both the mayor and the chief of police are murdered and she investigates; PBO) $7.99
Coonts, Stephen/Keith, William H. Deep Black: Arctic Gold (Charlie Dean and the Desk Three team venture deep into the Arctic to rescue a kidnapped agent and stop the Russians from claiming untapped oil reserves; PBO) $7.99
Craven, Michael Body Copy (Donald Tremaine, former #1 surfer in the world, has retired to be a Malibu P.I.; when asked by a woman to solve the murder of her uncle, he uncovers secrets) $13.99
Dahlquist, Gordon The Glass Books of the Dream Eaters Vol 2 (Celeste Temple continues her journey to find out why her fiance stopped their engagement, and encounters a killer and a spy) $12.00
Dane, Jordan Evil Without a Face (Internet imposters lure a deluded kid from her home in Alaska and the race to find her throws two unlikely heroes on a collision course with danger; PBO) $7.99
Dietrich, William The Rosetta Key (Ethan Gage (2) continues his pursuit of Emperor Napoleon and a precious Egyptian relic whose owner has the power to rule the world) $7.99
Dorsey, Tim Nuclear Jellyfish (Philosopher psychopath Serge A. Storms (11) returns with more madness and mayhem; signed copies expected) $24.99
Dunn, Carola The Bloody Tower (Research into the dark history of the Tower of London takes the Honorable Daisy Dalrymple Fletcher (16) straight into a modern-day murder investigation) $6.99
Emley, Diane Cut to the Quick (Detective Nan Vining (2) investigates the murder of billionaire Oliver Mercer and his trophy girlfriend, while working beside her old flame stirs up conflicted feelings; PBO) $6.99
Fairstein, Linda Killer Heat (Manhattan D.A. Alex Cooper investigates when two bodies are found and races to stop a killer even if it is at her own peril) $7.99
Ferrigno, Robert Sins of the Assassin (Sequel to Prayers for the Assassin : In 2043, the US is split into two warring nations, Rakkim Epps is sent to steal or destroy a superweapon held by the Bible Belt) $7.99
Fleishman, Jeffrey Promised Virgins (Veteran journalist Jay Morgan and his translator try to find a mysterious foreigner who has come to Kosovo bearing weapons and money and preaching holy war) $24.95
Fluke, Joanne Carrot Cake Murder (During her business partner's family reunion, Hannah Swensen (10) discovers the body of Lisa's long-lost uncle with an ice pick in his chest) $6.99
Ford, G.M. Nameless Night (Seven years after an accident that left him incapable of communication, Paul Hardy awakens with his mental capacity restored, certain that he is not the man everyone believes him to be) $7.99
Franklin, Ariana The Serpent's Tale (When King Henry II's mistress is found poisoned he orders Adelia Aguilar (2), expert in the science of death, to investigate) $15.00
Frey, Stephen The Fourth Order (Michael Rose tries to acquire CIS for his company, not knowing that CIS is linked to The Order, an ultra-secret organization managing national security, putting him in danger) $7.99
Grace, Margaret Malice in Miniature (Miniaturist Geraldine Potter (3) is enlisted to help find a murderer and comes upon criminal artists who wish she would mind her own tiny business; PBO) $7.99
Gregory, Susanna The Westminster Poisoner (Thomas Chaloner (4) is appointed to find the murderer of two men who died of poison during Christmas festivities in Restoration London) $24.95
Grimes, Martha Dakota (Sequel to Biting the Moon : Amnesiac Andi continues her search for her past, finally ending up working at a pig farm, where she learns dark secrets) $16.00
Gross, Andrew The Dark Tide (A woman must uncover the secrets of her dead husband's past) $7.99
Hall, Parnell Hitman (P.I. Stanley Hastings is hired by notorious hitman Martin Kessler, who wants out of the game, in case someone has put a hit out on him) $14.95
Harris, Charlaine A Fool and His Honey (Reprint; Aurora Teagarden (6) and her husband Martin search for Martin's niece, who showed up with a baby no one knew she was expecting, and disappeared leaving a dead husband behind) $7.99
Hess, Joan Mummy Dearest (Claire Malloy has finally gotten hitched to longtime beau Peter Rosen, but even on her honeymoon in Egypt, Claire gets tangled up in trouble) $6.99
Holland, Thomas K.I.A. (Forensics expert Kel McKelvy of the Army's C.I. lab (2) discovers a link from Vietnam era remains to a series of murders on military bases in the American South) $7.99
Hunt, Elizabeth Singer Secret Agent Jack Stewart: Peril at the Grand Prix (YA: Jack (8) is invited to the Italian Grand Prix; when his idol's car is tampered with, he disguises himself as a reporter to catch the suspect) $4.99
Jackson, Lisa/Bush, Nancy Wicked Game (20 years after a young girl disappears from St. Elizabeth's high school, her childhood friends begin to die in freak accidents and one seeks answers despite her fear) $7.99
Jaffarian, Sue Ann Booby Trap (Plus-sized, whip-smart Odelia Grey (4) suspects Dr. Brian Eddy, plastic surgeon to the rich and famous, of being the Blonde Bomber serial killer) $13.95
Johnstone, William W. Courage in the Ashes (Reprint; #14 in post-apocalypse series) $5.99
Jordan, Chris Torn (In a small New York town, a deranged Young man holds school children hostage and blames the school for what he is about to do; PBO) $6.99
Kerr, Philip The One from the Other (In 1949 Berlin, Bernie Gunther is trying to reestablish himself as a private eye, and when he takes on a seemingly simple case from a beautiful women he ends up on the run) $15.00
Lashner, William Blood and Bone (An unemployed slacker finds himself enmeshed in a case of lofty politics and low murder) $24.99
Lutz, Lisa The Spellman Files (Reprint: Izzy Spellman, PI with her family's firm, decides to get out of the crazy family business, but she must take one last case before they will let her go; three award nominations Best 1st Novel) $7.99
MacKinnon, Colin The Contractor (An American contractor working for the CIA is the only man who can stop a rogue nuclear physicist from building an atomic bomb) $24.95
Meadows, David E. Echo Class (In 1967, Captain Danny McDonald of the USS Monaghan (2) is ordered to track down a Soviet submarine without triggering WWIII; PBO) $7.99
McDermid, Val A Darker Domain (D.I. Karen Pirie, head of the Cold Case Review team, looks into the disappearances of a miner and an heiress's baby, both of which occurred in the mid-1980s; some signed copies expected) $24.99
Michaels, Barbara (aka Elizabeth Peters) Houses of Stone ( Reprint; romantic suspense) $7.99
Murphy, Shirley Rousseau Cat Playing Cupid (Joe Grey (14), feline P.I., and his pals Dulcie and Kit, must stop a hate-filled crime spree on Valentine's Day) $16.99
Myers, Tamar Batter Off Dead (Magdalena Yoder (17) investigates when a woman known for her prodigious appetite slumps over dead after ingesting several plates of pancakes at a church breakfast) $22.95
Navarro, Julia The Bible of Clay (The past and the present are linked in a riveting search for the source of Genesis itself) $7.50
Paglen, Trevor Blank Spots on the Map (Non-fiction; a young geographer's road trip through the underworld of U.S. military and CIA "black ops" sites) $25.95
Parker, Robert B. Stranger in Paradise (Jesse Stone (7) tries to protect a girl and her mother who are the targets of an Apache hit man) $9.99
Parker, T. Jefferson L.A. Outlaws (Allison, a modern Robin Hood, has a compulsion for armed robbery, a knack for publicity, and gives all to charity, but when someone gets hurt she and her biggest fan, a deputy sheriff, must run for their lives) $9.99
Parker, T. Jefferson The Renegades (A cop in the modern American West gets a new partner; when that partner is shot dead in the passenger seat of their car, he must find the gunman who did the deed) $26.95
Patterson, James/Ledwidge, Michael Run for Your Life (Detective Mike Bennett has just hours to find a killer known as the Teacher who is murdering New York's social elite, while dealing with his ten kids at home who all have the flu; unabridged CDs $39.98) $27.99
Peacock, Caro A Dangerous Affair (Sequel to A Foreign Affair : As Liberty Lane tries to make her way in Victorian London, she becomes involved with a feud between two dancers that ends in murder) $13.99
Pearce, Donn Nobody Comes Back (Toby Parker lies about his age to enlist in the army and escape his dysfunctional family, and soon finds himself in the middle of the Battle of the Bulge: Best Novel Military Writers Society of America) $6.99
Phelps, M. William Deadly Secrets (Non-fiction; the murder of Susan Fassett, replete with dominance, lesbian sex, betrayal and one man's plan for murder) $6.99
Raybourn, Deanna Silent in the Sanctuary (Lady Julia Grey returns home to Sussex, where dark deeds are afoot at the deconsecrated abbey, and a murderer roams the ancient cloisters) $6.99
Richards, Emilie A Lie for a Lie (When the ex-wife of a local celebrity is charged with his murder, minister's wife Aggie Sloan-Wilcox (4) seeks divine inspiration to clear her name; PBO) $7.99
Rivers, Joan Murder at the Academy Awards (When hot young actress Halsey Hamilton collapses at the feet of Maxine Taylor on the red carpet on Oscar night and Maxine's son is the prime suspect, she investigates) $24.00
Rollins, David The Death Trust (Special Agent Vin Cooper is sent to the lethal streets of Baghdad and into the center of a scandal so explosive that even Cooper may not defuse it in time) $7.50
Rose, Karen Kill For Me (Conclusion to the trilogy: Susannah Vartaian and Luke Papadopoulos continue to investigate a ring of kidnappers while dealing with their attraction for each other; special price hardcover) $16.99
Rosenbaum, Thane Law Lit (History and commentary on our cultural obsession with the law and this sue-happy era) $17.95
Ryan, Chris Ultimate Weapon (When his beautiful scientist daughter goes missing after cracking the secret of cold fusion, former SAS officer Nick Scott teams up with her boyfriend to find her) $23.95
Sansom, C.J. Revelation (When an old friend of Matthew Shardlake (4) is murdered, his search for the killer leads him to Bedlam, the house for the insane, and to Catherine Parr) $25.95
Sansom, C.J. Winter in Madrid (In 1940s Spain, a reluctant spy for the British Secret Service sets out to gain the confidence of an old school friend turned shady Madrid businessman) $15.00
Scott, Michele Corked by Cabernet (Nikki Sands (5), manager of Malveaux Estates in Napa Valley, investigates when a guru's devotee is killed on the Napa Valley Wine Train; PBO) $7.99
Sewell, Kitty Bloodprint (Madeleine Frank, psychotherapist helping people recover from traumatic events, takes on a client that sets on motion a chilling series of events that have fatal consequences) $24.99
Shenon, Philip The Commission (Uncensored history of the 9/11 investigation) $15.99
Simmons, Dan Drood (Historical novel which explores the still unsolved mysteries of the later years of the life of Charles Dickens and his late-night forays into the seedier parts of London; unabridged CDs $34.98) $26.99
Stabenow, Dana Prepared for Rage (A terrorist strikes at the heart of American power and prestige when he attacks a NASA space shuttle) $7.99
Taylor, Andrew The Four Last Things (Reprint, Roth Trilogy #1: In the town of Roth, England, the daughter of Reverend Sally Applegate is kidnapped by a female serial killer with maternal instincts) $15.99
Taylor, Andrew The Judgement of Strangers (Reprint; Roth Trilogy #2: Set in the 1970's in Roth, a suburb of London, chronicles one summer filled with adultery, drug dealing, madness and murder) $15.95
Tonkin, Peter The Coffin Ship (Captain Richard Mariner must battle subterfuge, sabotage, and the elements to get supertanker Prometheus and its cargo of crude oil safely to port) $7.99
Wells, Melinda Death Takes the Cake (Cable cooking show star Della Carmichael (2) investigates when she finds old college nemesis and Reggi-Mixx company owner Regina Davis drowned in a mixing bowl of batter; PBO) $7.99
Willig, Lauren The Temptation of the Night Jasmine (Robert, duke of Dovedale, returns to his estate from India determined to avenge the murder of his mentor in 1803, and encounters Lady Charlotte Lansdowne, who loves him) $25.95
Wishart, David Illegally Dead (Marcus Corvinus (10) investigates the death of a man with a terminal illness, who may have poisoned himself, or may have been poisoned by the many people he had antagonized) $9.95
Wolfe, Liz It Takes a Thief (To spare her father the task, Zoe Alexander agrees to help the CIA infiltrate the Dominion Order, and a seemingly simple operation turns into a deadly game of intrigue) $7.95
Young, Robyn The Fall of the Templars (Historical novel of what happened when the Templars returned from the Crusades to find that the monarchs of Europe have no more use for them) $25.95
Zelazny, Roger The Dead Man's Brother (A former art smuggler is enlisted by the CIA to track down a priest who's stolen millions from the Vatican, leading to the deadly depths of the Brazilian jungle) $6.99

DUE MID-FEBRUARY

Atherton, Nancy Aunt Dimity Slays the Dragon (When Lori Shepherd's town is invaded by a Renaissance Festival and when sinister things begin to happen, she calls on the otherworldly Aunt Dimity to prevent disaster) $24.95
Axler, James Serpent's Tooth: Outlanders #48 (Post-apocalyptic adventure) $6.99
Baantjer, A. C. DeKok and the Dead Harlequin (Amsterdam Insp. DeKok must unravel clues from two unexpected characters, a six-year old girl who can't sleep, and a respected accountant desiring to be a criminal, to solve a double murder) $14.00
Berenson, Alex The Silent Man (CIA agent John Wells (3) is a man possessed when he goes to Russia to follow the trail of terrorists who attacked him and his fiancé in Washington, and discovers a plan of unimaginable consequences; unabridged CDs $39.95) $25.95
Berry, Jebediah The Manual of Detection (An unlikely detective, armed only with an umbrella and a handbook, must untangle a string of crimes committed in and through people's dreams) $25.95
Black, Benjamin The Silver Swan (In 1950's Dublin, pathologist Quirke (2) agrees to help a friend cover up his wife's suicide; it draws him into a web of illicit sex and drugs) $14.00
Caine, Alex Befriend and Betray (Memoir; look behind the scenes at undercover police operations infiltrating Hells Angels, Asian triads and Russian mobsters) $25.95
Charyn, Jerome Johnny One-Eye (In Revolutionary War-time Manhattan, the story of double agent John Stocking the bastard son of a whore and possibly George Washington) $14.95
Clark, Cassandra Hangman Blind (1382; during the reign of Richard II, Abbess Hildegard embarks alone on a perilous mission against dark and murderous forces that threaten her friends, family, & priory–as well as her country) $24.95
Cole, Meredith S. Posed for Murder (Winner St. Martin’s Minotaur/Malice Domestic Best First Traditional Mystery Novel Competition; a New York photographer has her first one-woman show which features a series tied to actual murders committed in the city’s past, but when one of her models is murdered and the police fall short, she sets out to find the killer) $24.95
Crider, Bill Murder in Four Parts (Sheriff Dan Rhodes sorts through clues and barbershop singing with the help of a few oddball locals) $24.95
Dickinson, David Death of a Pilgrim (In 1905, Lord Francis Powerscourt (8) investigates the murders of several pilgrims traveling to Santiago de Compostela, Spain) $25.00
Durcan, Liam Garcia's Heart (Neurologist Patrick Lazerenko travels to the Hague to witness the war crimes trial of his mentor, a doctor accused of torturing prisoners in Honduras, and tries to exonerate him; Arthur Ellis Award Best 1st) $14.95
Ellis, Robert The Lost Witness (Brooding LAPD detective Lena Gamble (2), in disgrace with superiors but hailed as a hero by fellow cops, is finally given another homicide–an impossible case that Lena feels is a set-up for another public fall) $25.95
Forman, Steven M. Boca Knights (Eddie Perlmutter, former Boston cop who has retired to Boca Raton, discovers the darker side of town and uses his crime-fighting skills in this comic thriller) $24.95
Green, Tim Above the Law (When an illegal Mexican immigrant is shot by a charismatic US senator, attorney Casey Jordan seeks to have him prosecuted and faces roadblocks of corruption) $24.99
Harris, Rosemary The Big Dirt Nap (A Dirty Business Mystery; media exec turned gardener Paula Holliday (2) tags along on an all-expense-paid hotel junket, but problems including a suitor with a hole in his head make for a bummer trip) $24.95
Higgins, Jack A Darker Place (A famous Russian writer seemingly defects to the West, but in reality he is still working for the Russians with a plan to infiltrate British and American intelligence) $26.95
Hill, Susan The Risk of Darkness (Simon Serrailler (3) becomes involved in the world of a widowed husband crazy with grief who falls into obsession and threats, violence and terror) $24.95
Holden, Craig Matala (Recent college grad Darcy Arden's Italian vacation steers dangerously off course when she becomes entangled with two con artists) $14.00
Hyland, Adrian Moonlight Downs (Half Australian aborigine, half white, Emily Tempest's worlds collide when her tribe's elderly leader is murdered and mutilated and she starts asking questions) $13.00
Lambdin, Dewey The Baltic Gambit (Captain Alan Lewrie (15) heads towards Russia as part of Britain's last attempt to avoid war between Russia and France) $25.95
Lutz, Lisa Curse of the Spellmans (Sequel to The Spellman Files : Izzy has been arrested for the fourth time, and Morty, the family lawyer, fears she will lose her PI license, as her family continues their bizarre ways) $14.00
MacKinnon, Colin The Contractor (An American contractor working for the CIA is the only man who can stop a rogue nuclear physicist from building an atomic bomb) $24.95
Maravelis, Peter-ed. San Francisco Noir 2: The Classics (Reprints of classic noir stories about San Francisco from famous authors) $15.95
Mendoza, Eduardo The Mystery of the Enchanted Crypt (A hilarious detective romp through the seedy underworld of 1970's Barcelona, featuring an insane asylum resident released to solve a murder) $12.95
Moody, David Hater (The story of one man in a world where people are killing people randomly and with no provocation and eventually no one is safe and no one can trust anyone else) $21.95
O'Brien, Ally (Brian Freeman and Ally Gunn) The Agency (Tess Drake is an agent in a multinational media agency; when the senior partner dies she becomes embroiled in a race to the top in a world of backstabbing and ambition) $24.95
Palmer, Michael The Second Opinion (Dr. Thea Sperelakis suspects that the hit-and-run accident that severely injured her celebrated diagnostician father was no accident and confronts a conspiracy of doctors) $25.95
Parker, Robert B. Night and Day (Paradise, Massachusetts Chief of Police Jesse Stone investigates when a voyeur dubbed "The Night Hawk" terrorizes women in town) $25.95
Pendleton, Don Face of Terror: The Executioner #363 (Paramilitary adventure) $4.99
Pendleton, Don Shadow War: Stony Man #99 (Paramilitary adventure) $6.99
Pickens, Cathy Can’t Never Tell (A Southern Fried Mystery; a leg bone discovered in a carnival fright house and a missing faculty wife are just two pieces as Avery (5) puzzles out a very cold case and cold-blooded murder) $24.95
Quinn, Spencer Dog On It (Bernie and his dog Chet, who narrates the story, investigate the disappearance of a teenage girl who may have been kidnapped, but definitely is mixed up with bad people) $25.00
Rankin, Ian Tooth and Nail (Reprint; Edinburgh Detective Inspector John Rebus #3) $14.95
Rankin, Ian Strip Jack (Reprints; John Rebus #4) $14.95
Reah, Danuta Night Angels (When three women who were a part of DI Lynne Jordan's investigation into female trafficking are murdered, she fears something very sinister is at hand) $14.95
Rees, Matt Beynon The Samaritan's Secret (A murdered member of the tiny, ancient Samaritan community controlled hundreds of millions of dollars, and Omar Yussef must find it or all Palestinians will suffer) $24.00
Rice, Christopher Blind Fall (Marine John Houck pays a visit to his former captain, who saved his life in Iraq, finds him brutally murdered, and discovers secrets as he tries to find the killer) $15.00
Robb, J.D. (Nora Roberts) Promises In Death (Eve Dallas investigates when friend and fellow cop Amarylis Coltraine is gunned down outside her apartment with her own weapon) $26.95
Roberts, David No More Dying (In 1939, Lord Edward Corinth and Verity Browne (8) are invited to Clivenden, renowned as a headquarters for those against war, and murder stalks the gardens there) $25.00
Rozan, S. J. The Shanghai Moon (Estranged from fellow P.I. Bill Smith until there’s murder, Lydia Chin (9) and Bill search for the truth and a cache of stolen European jewelry, including the priceless Shanghai Moon, in a case that spans continents, cultures, and decades) $24.95
Sasgen, Peter Stalking the Red Bear (Non-fiction; a U.S. Cold War submarine's covert operation against the Soviet Union) $25.95
Smith, Roger Mixed Blood (Bank robber Jack Burn, on the run from a heist gone wrong, hides out in Cape Town South Africa, where a gangland assault on his family changes everything) $25.00
Stabenow, Dana Whisper to the Blood (Kate Shugak (16) investigates the murder of a popular Alaskan skiing champ who was hired by a gold-mining company to improve relations with the locals; unabridged CDs $39.95) $24.95
Stangalino/Jakubowski-ed. Rome Noir (Collection of brand new noir stories set in Rome) $15.95
Strieber, Whitley Critical Mass (Nuclear interdiction expert James Deutsch and his tormented Muslim wife, Nabila, struggle to stop an impending nuclear attack on an American city) $24.95
Unsworth, Cathi The Singer (20 years after punk rock star Vincent Smith disappeared and his girlfriend was found murdered, journalist Eddie Bracknell has a book contract and wants to find out what happened) $16.00
Werlin, Nancy Locked Inside (YA reissue: Marnie Skyedottir stands to inherit great wealth, but now stays at a dreary boarding school, where she is kidnapped by someone claiming to be her sister) $7.99
Werlin, Nancy The Killer's Cousin (YA reissue: After being acquitted of the murder of his girlfriend, 17-year old David is sent to live with his aunt, uncle, and young cousin, and discovers his family has a secret) $7.99
Winspear, Jacqueline Among the Mad (In 1931, Maisie Dobbs (6) must catch a madman before he commits murder on an unimaginable scale; unabridged CDs $39.95) $25.00
Wood, Lee Kingdom of Silence (Up against a deadly animal rights group, a U.S. Marshall and her prisoner/witness are killed, and DS Keen Dunliffe has no leads) $24.95




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