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New Mystery Titles

A magical match : a witchcraft mystery / Juliet Blackwell. (Mystery)


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A necessary evil : a novel / Abir Mukherjee. (Mystery)


Praise for the Sam Wyndham series: 'An exceptional historical crime novel' C.J. SANSOM 'A thought-provoking rollercoaster' IAN RANKIN 'Confirms Abir Mukherjee as a rising star of historical crime fiction' The Times If you ...
 
Auntie Poldi and the Sicilian lions / Mario Giordano ; translated by John Brownjohn. (Mystery)


In the first book of what promises to be a smash series, Poldi moves from Munich to Sicily, intent on cheerfully drinking herself to death with a view of the sea.
 
Cambridge black / Alison Bruce. (Mystery)


A cold case waits to be solved . . . and a killer waits in the wings.
 
Cave of bones / Anne Hillerman. (Mystery)


Anne Hillerman takes us deep into the heart of the deserts, mountains, and forests of New Mexico and once again explores the lore and rituals of Navajo culture in this gripping entry in her atmospheric crime series.
 
Date with malice / Julia Chapman. (Mystery)


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Devil's wolf / Paul Doherty. (Mystery)


Paul Doherty's most popular series character returns. Hugh Corbett is about to take up a life of danger once again in the nineteenth novel in his series and the follow up to DARK SERPENT.
 
Dodging and burning : a mystery / John Copenhaver. (Mystery)


In a small Virginia town still reeling from World War II, a photograph of a beautiful murdered woman propels three young people into the middle of a far-reaching mystery.
 
Fiction can be murder / Becky Clark. (Mystery)


In this new series, Clark has crafted an intriguing mystery that opens the door into the crazy world of literary agents, publishers, royalties, critique groups, and murder.
 
Holmes entangled / Gordon McAlpine. (Mystery)


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King's ransom : an 87th Precinct novel / Ed McBain. (Mystery)


Douglas King has a king-sized problem.
 
Last ferry home / Kent Harrington. (Mystery)


San Francisco police detective Michael O'Higgins has been paralyzed with grief since his wife's tragic death at sea.
 
Murder at Half Moon Gate / Andrea Penrose. (Mystery)


A wealthy lord who happens to be a brilliant scientist . . . an enigmatic young widow who secretly pens satirical cartoons . . . a violent killing disguised as a robbery .
 
Portrait of a murderer : a Christmas crime story / Anne Meredith; with an introduction by Martin Edwards. (Mystery)


The family gathers on Christmas Eve - and by the following morning, their wish has been granted. This fascinating and unusual novel tells the story of what happened that dark Christmas night; and what the murderer did next.
 
The bad break : a Riley Ellison mystery / Jill Orr. (Mystery)


Riley Ellison has taken a great leap of faith by giving up her comfortable job at the Tuttle Corner Library for the exciting world of print journalism.
 
The echo killing / Christi Daugherty. (Mystery)


When a murder that eerily resembles a fifteen-year-old cold case rocks Savannah, crime reporter Harper McClain risks everything to find the identity of a calculating killer.
 
The hollow girl : a Moe Prager mystery / Reed Farrel Coleman. (Mystery)


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The knowledge : a Richard Jury mystery / Martha Grimes. (Mystery)


In the new mystery in the bestselling Richard Jury series, MWA Grand Master Martha Grimes brings London's finest and "the Filth" together on a double-homicide case that involves Kenyan art, rare gems, astrophysics, and a long-fermented act ...
 
The man with the lead stomach / Jean-François Parot ; translated by Michael Glencross. (Mystery)


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The punishment she deserves / Elizabeth George. (Mystery)


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The secrets of the Bastide Blanche / M.L. Longworth. (Mystery)


"Beguiling . . . Longworth evokes the pleasures of France in delicious detail - great wine, delicious meals, and fine company." - Publishers Weekly When a scandalous author moves to the outskirts of Aix-en-Provence, Verlaque and Bonnet ...
 
The temptation of forgiveness / Donna Leon. (Mystery)


In the twenty-seventh novel in Donna Leon's bestselling mystery series, a suspicious accident leads Commissario Guido Brunetti to uncover a longstanding scam with disturbing unintended consequences The memorable characters and Venetian ...
 
The Titian committee / Iain Pears. (Mystery)


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To die but once / Jacqueline Winspear. (Mystery)


Maisie Dobbs - one of the most complex and admirable characters in contemporary fiction (Richmond Times Dispatch) - faces danger and intrigue on the home front during World War II. During the months following Britain's declaration of war ...
 
Too close to breathe / Olivia Kiernan. (Mystery)


Olivia Kiernan's tautly written debut novel immerses readers in a chilling murder case . . . and the tantalizing, enigmatic victim at the center of it all.
 
Twenty-one days : a Daniel Pitt novel / Anne Perry. (Mystery)


In the first book of an all-new series, a young lawyer races to save his client from execution, putting him at odds with his own father: Thomas Pitt, head of London's Special Police Branch. 1910: Twenty-five-year-old Daniel Pitt is a ...
 
Weeping waters / Karin Brynard ; translated from the Afrikaans by Maya Fowler and Isobel Dixon. (Mystery)


Inspector Albertus Beeslaar is a traumatized cop who has abandoned tough city policing and a broken relationship in Johannesburg for a backwater post on the edge of the Kalahari Desert.
 
Why kill the innocent : a Sebastian St. Cyr Mystery / C.S. Harris. (Mystery)


A brutal murder draws nobleman Sebastian St. Cyr into the tangled web of the British royal court in this gripping historical mystery from the national bestselling author of Where the Dead Lie.