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Booty bones / A Sarah Booth Delaney Mystery by Haines, Carolyn.

Booty bones / A Sarah Booth Delaney Mystery

"Sarah Booth Delaney's fiance, Graf Milieu, has become depressed while recovering from a severe leg injury, but Sarah Booth knows just how to help him heal. She's arranged a romantic getaway for the two of them at a lovely beach cottage on Dauphin Islandoff the Gulf Coast. On the first day of their island adventure, they take a historical tour led by Angela Trotter, a young woman well-versed in local lore, including rumors of pirate treasure hidden somewhere on the island. In fact, Angela confid

Apr 18, 2014
Broken trust - a Nora Abbott mystery by Baker, Shannon, 1960-

Broken trust - a Nora Abbott mystery

"Troubled Nora Abbott moves to Colorado and takes a job with an environmental trust, but her predecessor soon turns up dead"--

Apr 18, 2014
Brooklyn graves - an Erica Donato mystery by Stein, Triss.

Brooklyn graves - an Erica Donato mystery

A brutally murdered family man without an enemy in the world. A box full of charming letters home, written a century ago by an unknown female worker at the famed Tiffany studios. Historic Green-Wood cemetery, where a decrepit mausoleum with stunning stained glass windows is now off limits. Suddenly, all of this is part of Erica Donato's life.

Apr 18, 2014
By its cover by Leon, Donna.

By its cover

One afternoon, Commissario Guido Brunetti gets a frantic call from the director of a prestigious Venetian library. Someone has stolen pages out of several rare books. After a round of questioning, the case seems clear: the culprit must be the man who requested the volumes, an American professor from a Kansas university. The only problem--the man fled the library earlier that day, and after checking his credentials, the American professor doesn't exist. As the investigation proceeds, the suspects

Apr 18, 2014
Catnapped! - a dead-end job mystery by Viets, Elaine, 1950-

Catnapped! - a dead-end job mystery

Apr 18, 2014
Child's play by Carter, Maureen, author.

Child's play

Apr 18, 2014
Children of the revolution - an Inspector Banks novel by Robinson, Peter, 1950-

Children of the revolution - an Inspector Banks novel

"A disgraced college lecturer is found murdered on a disused railway line near his home. He has 5,000 euros in his pocket, yet in the four years since his dismissal has been living a poverty-stricken and hermit-like existence. There are many suspects, mostly at the college where he used to teach, but Detective Chief Inspector Alan Banks, much to the chagrin of his boss, soon becomes fixated on Lady Veronica Chalmers, who appears to have links with the victim going back to the early 1970s at the

Apr 18, 2014
Chip off the ice block murder - a Shay O'Hanlon caper by Chandler, Jessie.

Chip off the ice block murder - a Shay O'Hanlon caper

Apr 18, 2014
Circles in the Snow - a Bo Tully mystery by McManus, Patrick F.

Circles in the Snow - a Bo Tully mystery

"Bo Tully, sheriff of Blight County, Idaho, has dealt with small-town crime throughout his long, storied career. Now, contemplating retirement after years on the job, Tully is faced with perhaps his most perplexing case yet. When area bald eagles start getting picked off by a ghost-like killer, and when a prominent local rancher is murdered by an arrow with eagle fletching, things gets complicated fast. In this fast-paced whodunit, Tully has a vast array of suspects to chose from-including the r

Apr 18, 2014
Classic in the pits by Myers, Amy, 1938- author.

Classic in the pits

Apr 18, 2014
Close Knit Killer by Sefton, Maggie

Close Knit Killer

Apr 18, 2014
Dakota by Florio, Gwen, 1955-

Dakota

Former foreign correspondent Lola Wicks is getting a little bored in Magpie, Montana, where she landed at a small local newspaper after being downsized from her job in Kabul. Then Judith Calf Looking, a local Blackfeet girl missing for several months, turns up dead in a snowbank with a mysterious brand on her forearm. The sheriff - whose romantic relationship with Lola provides Magpie with its most delicious gossip in years - thinks Judith probably froze to death while hitch-hiking back to the r

Apr 18, 2014
Dante's poison - a Mark Angelotti novel by Raimondo, Lynne, 1957-

Dante's poison - a Mark Angelotti novel

"Blind psychiatrist Mark Angelotti has just enrolled in a drug trial that holds out hope of restoring his eyesight when he is enlisted to act as an expert witness in a case that is rocking the Chicago legal community"--

Apr 18, 2014
Dark Angel by Jungstedt, Mari/ Nunnally, Tiina (TRN)

Dark Angel

Apr 18, 2014
Deadliest of sins - a novel of suspense by Bissell, Sallie.

Deadliest of sins - a novel of suspense

"Mary Crow's new job as western North Carolina's special legal counsel leads her to a string of possible homophobic hate crimes tied to an extreme preacher as well as a boy searching for his missing sister" --

Apr 18, 2014
Deal killer by Doudera, Vicki, 1961-

Deal killer

"Darby arrives in Manhattan for a much-anticipated visit with Miles Porter--and to find a dream property for her client Hideki Kobayashi--only to learn that Miles is a suspect in a murder investigation. Russian businessman Alec Rodin was stabbed to death near Miles' office after a public confrontation between the two men. It doesn't help matters that Miles and Rodin's fiance´e live in the same ritzy apartment building. Darby and Miles set out to find the killer. It seems that everyone connected

Apr 18, 2014
Death by the book by Deering, Julianna.

Death by the book

"In the summer of 1932, when the family lawyer is murdered and discovered with an unusual clue, Drew Farthering and Madeline Parker need to solve the case before the hatpin murderer strikes again in the English village of Farthering St. John"--

Apr 18, 2014
Death come quickly by Albert, Susan Wittig.

Death come quickly

"When China's and Ruby's friend Karen Prior is mugged in a mall parking lot and dies a few days later, China begins to suspect that her friend's death was not a random assault. Karen was a filmmaker supervising a student documentary about the fifteen-year-old murder of a woman named Christine Morris and the acquittal of the man accused of the crime. Is it possible that the same person who killed Christine Morris targeted Karen? Delving into the cold case, China learns the motive for the first mu

Apr 18, 2014
Death of a Mad Hatter by Mckinlay, Jenn

Death of a Mad Hatter

Apr 18, 2014
Death on Blackheath - a Charlotte and Thomas Pitt novel by Perry, Anne.

Death on Blackheath - a Charlotte and Thomas Pitt novel

Investigating evidence of a violent struggle at the home of Ministry of Defense member Dudley Kynaston, Pitt and the Special Branch discover the brutally murdered body of a young woman before realizing that Kynaston is not who he appears to be.

Apr 18, 2014