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The Chinese Orange Mystery

Ellery Queen · American Mystery Classics
Pages: 264
Format: Hardcover

A topsy-turvy crime scene sends a detective on a puzzling quest for the truth.The offices of foreign literature publisher and renowned stamp collector Donald Kirk are often host to strange activities, but the most recent occurrence­ -- the murder of an unknown caller, found dead in an empty...
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Summit Lake

Charlie Donlea · Kensington Books
Pages: 294
Format: Print book

"A gem of a mystery, fast-paced and suspenseful."--Catherine Coulter, # 1 New York Times bestselling authorSet in a small, picturesque North Carolina town, Charlie Donlea's suspenseful debut novel tells the haunting story of a murdered law school student, the reporter assigned...
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Celtic Empire

CLIVE CUSSLER · G.P. Putnam's Sons
Pages: 464
Format: Hardcover

Clive Cussler, "The Grand Master of Adventure," sends his intrepid heroes Dirk Pitt and Al Giordino on their wildest, boldest mission into the ancient world, unlocking extraordinary secrets and solving hideous crimes. Another fabulous read from the most beloved series from the #1 New York...
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Chicago: A Novel of Prohibition

David Mamet · Custom House
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

Jackie Weiss, Mike Hodge wrote, had died of a broken heart, it being broken by several slugs from a .45 . . .From his perch at the Chicago Tribune, Mike Hodge - scarred veteran of the Great War - had gotten to know the underbelly of the metropolis like few others. Politicians, gangsters,...
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Dear Mr. M: A Novel

Herman Koch · Hogarth
Pages: 400
Format: Print book

Once a celebrated writer, M had his greatest success with a suspense novel based on a real-life disappearance: a history teacher who went missing one winter after having a brief affair with a beautiful student of his. The teacher was never found. Upon publication, M's novel was a runaway...
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The Doctor, the Murder, the Mystery: The True Story of the Dr. John Branion Murder Case

Barbara D'Amato · Noble Pr
Pages: 319
Format: Hardcover

Chronicles the experiences of Dr. Branion, who in 1968 was accused and convicted of killing his wife and who, despite the prosecution's knowledge of his innocence, endured more than twenty years of appeals and jail time before he was vindicated. Reprint.
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Big Sky

Kate Atkinson · Little, Brown and Company
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

Iconoclastic detective Jackson Brodie returns in a triumphant new novel about secrets, sex, and lies Jackson Brodie has relocated to a quiet seaside village, in the occasional company of his recalcitrant teenage son and an aging Labrador, both at the discretion of his ex-partner Julia....
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The Wildlands: A Novel

Abby Geni · Counterpoint
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

"Geni writes with the clear, calm confidence of a master storyteller." -- Publishers Weekly (starred and boxed review) for The Lightkeepers When a Category 5 tornado ravaged Mercy, Oklahoma, no family in the small town lost more than the McClouds. Their home and farm were...
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A Whisper of Bones

Ellen Hart · Minotaur Books
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Fans of Jane Lawless new and old will be fascinated by newly minted Mystery Writers of America Grandmaster Ellen Hart's latest intricate puzzle in A Whisper of Bones. Britt Ickles doesn't remember much from her only visit to her mother's childhood home when she was a kid, except for playing...
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The White Road

Sarah Lotz · Mulholland Books
Pages: 290
Format: Hardcover

A cutting-edge thriller about one man's quest to discover horror lurking at the top of the world. Desperate to attract subscribers to his fledgling website, 'Journey to the Dark Side', ex-adrenalin junkie and slacker Simon Newman hires someone to guide him through the notorious Cwm Pot caves,...
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So Say the Fallen

Stuart Neville · Soho Crime
Pages: 467
Format: Paperback

A Boston Globe Best Book of the Year Belfast, Northern Ireland: A man left horrifically maimed by a car accident appears to have taken his own life. It should be an open-and-shut case, but something doesn't feel right to DCI Serena Flanagan. Flanagan ignores advice to close the case, call...
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The Sixth Idea

P J Tracy · G.P. Putnam's Sons
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

The Monkeewrench crew returns in a twisty, heart-stopping new thriller. The peaceful Christmas season in Minneapolis is shattered when two friends, Chuck Spencer and Wally Luntz, scheduled to meet in person for the first time, are murdered on the same night, two hours and several miles...
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Ginger Snapped: A Spice Shop Mystery

GAIL OUST · Minotaur Books
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Piper Prescott and Police Chief Wyatt McBride might have gotten off on the wrong foot but, over the past year, their interactions have evolved into a friendship of sorts. And when the body of Shirley Randolph is found floating in a fishing hole, their relationship reaches entirely new territory.Shirley,...
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In the Clearing

Robert Dugoni · Thomas & Mercer
Pages: 366
Format: Print book

Detective Tracy Crosswhite has a skill, and a soft spot, for tackling unsolved crimes. Having lost her own sister to murder at a young age, Tracy has dedicated her career to bringing justice and closure to the families and friends of victims of crime.So when Jenny, a former police academy...
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The Patriot Threat: A Novel

Steve Berry · St Martin'S Press
Pages: 386
Format: Audiobook

The 16th Amendment to the Constitution is why Americans pay income taxes. But what if there were problems associated with that amendment? Secrets that call into question decades of tax collecting? In fact, there is a surprising truth to this hidden possibility.Cotton Malone, once a member...
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