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Cover her face - [an Adam Dalgliesh mystery] by James, P. D., author.

Cover her face - [an Adam Dalgliesh mystery]

"When headstrong and beautiful housemaid Sally Jupp is found strangled in her bed behind a bolted door, Detective Chief-Inspector Adam Dalgliesh of Scotland Yard must unmask her killer from a houseful of suspects--most of whom had very good reason to wish her ill. Each new clue he uncovers leads to a dramatic twist in this ingeniously plotted mystery"--Cover page 4.

Mar 30, 2015
Cry uncle by McLean, Russel D., author.

Cry uncle

"Working undercover on behalf of the police, McNee’s mission is to get close to aging gangster David Burns and uncover his secrets. In his role as Burns’ new right hand man, he’s expected to follow orders and get his hands dirty. But how far can he go before he crosses the line? With the murder of Burns’ nephew – supposedly under McNee’s protection at the time – the tension ratchets up to breaking point, and McNee finds himself in the midst of a vicious turf war. His cover at risk of being blown

Mar 26, 2015
Dark Chocolate Demise by Mckinlay, Jenn

Dark Chocolate Demise

Mar 30, 2015
Dark rooms by Anolik, Lili, author.

Dark rooms

"Death sets the plot in motion: the murder of Nica Baker, beautiful, wild, enigmatic, and only sixteen. The crime is solved, and quickly--a lonely classmate, unrequited love, a suicide note confession--but memory and instinct won't allow Nica's older sister, Grace, to accept the case as closed. Dropping out of college and living at home, working at the moneyed and progressive private high school in Hartford, Connecticut, from which she recently graduated, Grace becomes increasingly obsessed with

Mar 30, 2015
Deadly Desire at Honeychurch Hall - A Honeychurch Hall Mystery by Dennison, Hannah

Deadly Desire at Honeychurch Hall - A Honeychurch Hall Mystery

Mar 29, 2015
Don't go home by Hart, Carolyn G.

Don't go home

Mar 30, 2015
Double fudge brownie murder - a Hannah Swensen mystery with recipes by Fluke, Joanne, 1943- author.

Double fudge brownie murder - a Hannah Swensen mystery with recipes

"Life in tiny Lake Eden, Minnesota, is usually pleasantly uneventful. Lately, though, it seems everyone has more than their fair share of drama--especially the Swensen family. With so much on her plate, Hannah Swensen can hardly find the time to think about her bakery--let alone the town's most recent murder. . . Hannah is nervous about the upcoming trial for her involvement in a tragic accident. She's eager to clear her name once and for all, but her troubles only double when she finds the judg

Mar 25, 2015
Down don't bother me - a Slim in Little Egypt mystery by Miller, Jason, author.

Down don't bother me - a Slim in Little Egypt mystery

When he is hired by the owner of one of the last working collieries in downstate Illinois to investigate the death of a reporter, Slim is drawn into a grimy underworld where he becomes more involved in the murder than an innocent man should be.

Mar 30, 2015
Drizzled with death by Crockett, Jessie, author.

Drizzled with death

Dani Greene investigates when someone dies at the Sugar Grove, New Hampshire, pre-Thanksgiving pancake-eating contest and her family's maple syrup is blamed.

Mar 29, 2015
Drizzled with death by Crockett, Jessie.

Drizzled with death

"The annual pre-Thanksgiving pancake-eating contest is a big event in Sugar Grove, New Hampshire. It's sponsored by the Sap Bucket Brigade, aka the firefighters' auxiliary, and the Greene family's farm provides the syrup. But when obnoxious outsider Alanza Speedwell flops face-first into a stack of flapjacks during the contest, the Greener Pastures' syrup falls under suspicion."--cover.

Mar 30, 2015
Dry bones - a Walt Longmire mystery by Johnson, Craig, 1961-

Dry bones - a Walt Longmire mystery

Mar 30, 2015
Dying for a cupcake by Swanson, Denise

Dying for a cupcake

Returning home to Shadow Bend, Missouri where she hopes to launch her new line of cupcakes, Kizzy Cutler finds her plans derailed by the strange death of her assistant and several attempts on her own life, which makes her realize that someone is not so sweet on her return.

Mar 30, 2015
Edge by Oldham, Nick

Edge

Mar 30, 2015
Endangered by Box, C. J.

Endangered

"Joe Pickett has lived through plenty of danger, but this time it's his daughter's life at stake and Joe and his family will be tested as never before"--

Mar 30, 2015
Fallout by Thomas, Paul

Fallout

Mar 30, 2015
False Tongues by Charles, Kate

False Tongues

Mar 30, 2015
Firebreak by Fields, Tricia, author.

Firebreak

"Texas is experiencing its worst season of wildfires in a decade, forcing police chief Josie Gray to evacuate the citizens of Artemis. Not everyone makes it out alive, however. In the fire's wake, she discovers the body of someone who never left town, lying dead in the house of a local country music singer. Beside the body lies a syringe carrying traces of heroin. It seems as if the deceased nodded off and then missed the evacuation. But as Josie learns more about the unfortunate victim, she beg

Mar 30, 2015
Five-Alarm Fudge by Desmet, Christine

Five-Alarm Fudge

Mar 30, 2015
Flamenco, flan, and fatalities by McHugh, Mary, author.

Flamenco, flan, and fatalities

"The high-kicking Happy Hoofers--Tina, Janice, Pat, Mary Louise, and Gini--have been booked to flaunt their fabulous flamenco footwork on a luxury train ride through northern Spain. But when a blowhard talk show host is found deader than four-day-old flan--with Gini as suspect numero uno--the feisty friends waste no time stepping into their sleuthing shoes to protect one of their own" --

Mar 25, 2015
Folly by Cameron, Stella, author.

Folly

Following the breakdown of her marriage, Alex Duggins has returned to her picturesque hometown of Folly-on-Weir in the Cotswolds in order to start afresh. But you can't outrun the past, as Alex is about to discover when she stumbles across a frosted corpse buried in the snow. The subsequent murder investigation threatens to unearth old secrets - including Alex's own. As Folly-on-Weir braces for a chilling winter and Alex finds herself top of the police's suspect list, she determines to clear her

Mar 30, 2015