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Outside the wire - a mystery by Smiley, Patricia, author. Outside the wire - a mystery

Sep 14, 2017
Passport to murder by Angela, Mary, author. Passport to murder

"This semester, it seems that Professor Prather's dreams are about to come true. Ever since she was a young girl, she's imagined going to France, and her French colleague, Andre´ Duman, has finally made that trip possible. Over spring break, she and Andre´ are to lead a group of students and faculty to Paris to explore the City of Light. But before she can utter her first bonjour, a professor dies, and they are stuck in Minneapolis. She returns to Copper Bluff with an unstamped passport and a my

Sep 17, 2017
Passport to murder- Bouchercon Anthology 2017 by McFetridge, John Passport to murder- Bouchercon Anthology 2017

Sep 15, 2017
Proof of life - a J.P. Beaumont novel by Jance, Judith A., author. Proof of life - a J.P. Beaumont novel

"Before he retired, J. P. Beaumont had looked forward to having his days all to himself. But too much free time doesn't suit a man used to brushing close to danger. When his longtime nemesis, retired Seattle crime reporter Maxwell Cole, dies in whats officially deemed to be an accidental fire, Beau is astonished to be dragged into the investigation at the request of none other than the deceased victim himself. In the process Beau learns that just because a long-ago case was solved doesn't mean i

Sep 17, 2017
Pulse by Francis, Felix, author. Pulse

"A novel set in the world of horse racing, from the author of DICK FRANCIS'S DAMAGE and DICK FRANCIS'S FRONT RUNNER, written in the style of, and so as to appeal to the readers of, those titles"--

Sep 15, 2017
Purple Palette for Murder by Harlick, R. J. Purple Palette for Murder

Sep 14, 2017
Quietly in their sleep by Leon, Donna, author. Quietly in their sleep

When Maria Testa, better known to Brunetti as the nun who once had cared for his mother, turns up at the Commissario's door, after leaving her convent following the suspicious deaths of five patients, Brunetti launches a personal investigation into the situation.

Sep 15, 2017
Secrets in death - an Eve Dallas novel by Robb, J. D., 1950- author. Secrets in death - an Eve Dallas novel

"A new novel in the #1 New York Times bestselling series: Lt. Eve Dallas must separate rumors from reality when a woman who traffics in other people's secrets is silenced. The chic Manhattan nightspot Du Vin is not the kind of place Eve Dallas would usually patronize, and it's not the kind of bar where a lot of blood gets spilled. But that's exactly what happens one cold February evening. The mortally wounded woman is Larinda Mars, a self-described "social information reporter," or as most peopl

Sep 16, 2017
Simisola by Rendell, Ruth, 1930-2015. Simisola

In an English town, Inspector Wexford investigates attacks on black women which lead to murder. A study of the slave-like condition of foreign domestics in Britain, who are not given the status of immigrants so they can be deported if they agitate for more money.

Sep 19, 2017
Skeletons by Wilhelm, Kate. Skeletons

Drifting without direction through college, Lee Donne house-sits for her grandfather in Oregon, but in the wake of a strange death and the discovery of disturbing photographs, she comes to fear her family may be connected to the Ku Klux Klan.

Sep 16, 2017
Sleep No More - Six Murderous Tales by James, P. D. Sleep No More - Six Murderous Tales

Sep 14, 2017
Sleeping in the ground - an Inspector Banks novel by Robinson, Peter, 1950- author. Sleeping in the ground - an Inspector Banks novel

At the doors of a charming country church, an unspeakable act destroys a wedding party. A huge manhunt ensues. The culprit is captured. The story is over. Except it isn't. For Alan Banks, there is something unresolved about this case. Reteaming with profiler Jenny Fuller, the detective digs deeper into the crime, deep enough to unearth long-buried secrets that reshape everything Banks though he knew about the events outside the chapel. When the last shocking truth becomes clear, it's almo

Sep 15, 2017
Spider's touch- featuring Blue Satan and Mrs. Kean by Wynn, Patricia Spider's touch- featuring Blue Satan and Mrs. Kean

Sep 17, 2017
Sulfur Springs by Krueger, William Kent, author. Sulfur Springs

"In William Kent Krueger's latest pulse-pounding thriller, Cork O'Connor's search for a missing man in the Arizona desert puts him at the center of a violent power struggle along the Mexican border, a struggle that might cost Cork everything and everyone he holds most dear. On the Fourth of July, just as fireworks are about to go off in Aurora, Minnesota, Cork O'Connor and his new bride Rainy Bisonette listen to a desperate voicemail left by Rainy's son, Peter. The message is garbled and full of

Sep 15, 2017
Telling tales by Cleeves, Ann, author. Telling tales

"It has been ten years since Jeanie Long was charged with the murder of fifteen-year-old Abigail Mantel. Now residents of the East Yorkshire village of Elvet are disturbed to hear of new evidence proving Jeanie's innocence. Abigail's killer is still at large. For one young woman, Emma Bennett, the revelation brings back haunting memories of her vibrant best friend--and of that fearful winter's day when she had discovered her body lying cold in a ditch. As Inspector Vera Stanhope makes fresh inqu

Sep 15, 2017
The anonymous Venetian by Leon, Donna. The anonymous Venetian

Sep 15, 2017
The Big Book of Rogues and Villains by Penzler, Otto (EDT) The Big Book of Rogues and Villains

Sep 19, 2017
The black echo by Connelly, Michael, 1956- The black echo

"For maverick L.A.P.D. homicide detective Harry Bosch, the body in the drainpipe at Mulholland Dam is more than another anonymous statistic. This one is personal ... because the murdered man was a fellow Vietnam 'tunnel rat' who had fought side by side with him in a hellish underground war. Now Bosch is about to relive the horror of Nam. From a dangerous maze of blind alleys to a daring criminal heist beneath the city, his survival instincts will once again be tested to their limit. Pitted again

Sep 19, 2017
The blood card by Griffiths, Elly, author. The blood card

"In this nail-biting transatlantic mystery, threat of mass violence looms over Elizabeth II's coronation--can Detective Inspector Edgar Stephens and the magician Max Mephisto crack the case and save the crown?"--

Sep 17, 2017
The countess of Prague by Weeks, Stephen, author. The countess of Prague

Beatrice von Falklenburg, known as Trixie, is trapped in society life and growing apart from her husband until she takes on the role of detective and finds solace in her investigations. She has an ability to mix at ease not only with kings and princes, but also with ordinary men and women and finds the formality of her relations with servants and public officials altered.

Sep 16, 2017

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