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New Mystery Titles

A vision in velvet / Juliet Blackwell. (Mystery)


Lily Ivory hopes to score some great vintage fashions when she buys an antique trunk full of old clothes.
 
An event in autumn / by Henning Mankell ; translated from the Swedish by Laurie Thompson. (Mystery)


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Beware, beware : a Juniper Song mystery / Steph Cha. (Mystery)


A sequel to Follow Her Home finds apprentice investigator Juniper Song embroiled in a Hollywood scandal involving a dead movie star and a freelance screenwriter whose innocence is compromised by hidden identities, blackmail schemes and a ...
 
Book fair and foul / Erika Chase. (Mystery)


When book club member Lizzie Turner is accused of murdering Ashley Dixon, a book publicist she hates, her fellow members, including bookstore owner Molly Mathews, must rewrite Lizzie's fate by finding the real killer. Original.
 
City of ghosts / Kelli Stanley. (Mystery)


Discovering that her long-lost mother is trapped in war-stricken 1940 England, private investigator Miranda Corbie accepts a job from the State Department that will cover her trip to Europe, where she works to expose a Nazi spy and clear ...
 
Day of vengeance / Jeanne M. Dams. (Mystery)


Dorothy Martin s husband, Alan Nesbitt, is heavily involved in the complex and lengthy process of choosing a new bishop for Sherebury Cathedral when one of the candidates is found murdered in his own church.
 
Death in August / Marco Vichi ; [translated by Stephen Sartarelli]. (Mystery)


Enduring a grueling summer in nearly deserted 1963 Florence, Inspector Bordelli investigates suspicious alibis related to the death of a wealthy asthma patient, a case that is aided by his young protégé, the victim's brother and a semi ...
 
Extra sensory deception / Allison Kingsley. (Mystery)


The co-owner of Raven's Nest bookstore, Clara Quinn, who inherited the ability to read minds and see the future, must use her sixth sense to prove that her boyfriend's old high school buddy Wes Carlton is not guilty of murdering a rodeo ...
 
Half in love with artful death / Bill Crider. (Mystery)


An investigation into the murder of a troublemaker during a local artist workshop is complicated by a meth gang, a nude woman in a roadside park and a herd of runaway donkeys. By the Anthony Award-winning author of Murder in the Air.
 
Hollow Mountain / Thomas Mogford. (Mystery)


Receiving a phone call from a months-missing, strange-sounding Zahra, Spike is warned to stop his search for her at the risk of his loved ones, a message that is followed by his partner's mysterious hit-and-run accident and a client's ...
 
Muffin but murder / Victoria Hamilton. (Mystery)


When her party to entice some prospective buyers ends in murder, muffin maker Merry Wynter, who is saddled with the high cost of maintaining an upstate castle, must catch a killer before her plans crumble. Original.
 
Murder in time / Veronica Heley. (Mystery)


Ellie's housekeeper Vera receives a visit from the man who raped her and left her pregnant years earlier as a schoolgirl, and now wants to adopt the child, but Ellie intends to protect Vera and her child from this unwelcome visitor from the ...
 
Robert B. Parker's Blind spot : a Jesse Stone novel / Reed Farrel Coleman. (Mystery)


Struggling with regrets while attending a reunion of his former Triple-A team, Jesse Stone is embroiled in a murder-kidnapping case that is linked to the reunion and one of Jesse's former teammates.
 
Silence of the lamb's wool / Betty Hechtman. (Mystery)


While preparing to host a knitting retreat at a resort on the Monterey Peninsula, dessert chef and knitter extraordinaire Casey Feldstein investigates after the woman who was supposed to lead the retreat is found dead.
 
Some enchanted âeclair : a Magical Bakery mystery / by Bailey Cates. (Mystery)


FLOUR POWER When Hollywood invades Savannah's historic district to film a Revolutionary War movie, magical baker Katie Lightfoot, and her witches' coven, the Spellbook Club, take a break from casting spells for casting calls.
 
Strange shores / Arnaldur Indridason. (Mystery)


Decades after a woman disappears from the Icelandic fjords amid a tempest of lies, betrayal and revenge, Detective Erlendur searches the same region for his long-lost brother, only to uncover disturbing secrets.
 
Summer of the dead / Julia Keller. (Mystery)


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Tabula rasa : a crime novel of the Roman Empire / Ruth Downie. (Mystery)


The medicus Ruso and his wife Tilla are back in the borderlands of Britannia, this time helping to tend the builders of Hadrian's Great Wall.
 
Tailing a tabby / Laurie Cass. (Mystery)


In the bookmobile, librarian Minnie Hamilton and her rescue cat, Eddie, roll out great summer reads to folks all over the lake town of Chilson, Michigan.
 
Taken in / Elizabeth Lynn Casey. (Mystery)


While in New York City to appear on a top-rated morning show, librarian Tori Sinclair, along with the Sweet Briar Ladies Society Sewing Circle, goes up against the Big Apple's elite when fellow member Dixie Dunn is arrested for murdering a ...
 
The cat, the vagabond and the victim / Leann Sweeney. (Mystery)


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The counterfeit lady / Kate Parker. (Mystery)


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The Lewis man / Peter May. (Mystery)


In The Lewis Man, the second book of the trilogy, Fin Macleod has returned to the Isle of Lewis, the storm-tossed, wind-scoured outer Hebridean island where he was born and raised.
 
The long way home / Louise Penny. (Mystery)


At first enjoying a peaceful retirement, former Quebec homicide detective Armand Gamache reluctantly agrees to help a neighbor search for her missing estranged husband and teams up with two former colleagues on a search that reveals the ...
 
The monogram murders / Sophie Hannah. (Mystery)


Written with the full backing of Christie's family, and featuring the most iconic detective of all time, this new novel is a major event for mystery lovers the world over.
 
The reckoning / Rennie Airth. (Mystery)


Investigating two murders linked by a common weapon, Scotland Yard Detective Inspector Billy Styles and local detective Vic Chivers trace one of the victims to retired legend John Madden, who joins them in a race against time to prevent ...
 
Windigo Island : a novel / William Kent Krueger. (Mystery)


When the body of a year-missing Ojibwa girl washes up on a Lake Superior island, rekindling Native American superstitions about mythical monsters, Cork O'Connor struggles to obtain information from reluctant witnesses to a brutal sex ...