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Dead People: A Mystery

Ewart Hutton · Minotaur Books
Format: Hardcover

Detective Sergeant Glyn Capaldi, in disgrace and exiled from Cardiff to the deep heart of rural Wales, is called to the discovery of a human skeleton at a remote site in the hills during excavation work for a new wind farm. The body, missing its head and hands, is unidentifiable. When other...
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Blacklist: A Novel

Jerry Ludwig · Forge Books; First Edition edition
Format: Print book

The last time the United States looked on its own citizens with suspicion, the results were ruined dreams, shattered livesand murderin Jerry Ludwigs BlacklistToday, people point fingers and shout, terrorist! Not long ago, the accusation was Communist! Many who testified before the House...
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Under Water

CASEY BARRETT · Kensington
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

"Here be the beginnings of a superb series." - Ken Bruen, author of the Jack Taylor series Duck Darley should have been a winner. Once a competitive swimmer destined for Olympic gold, he drank away his gilded youth and followed his fraudster father's footsteps into prison....
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Midnight at Marble Arch

Anne Perry · Random House Publishing Group
Pages: 337
Format: Hardcover

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY RT BOOK REVIEWSIn this superbly accomplished new Charlotte and Thomas Pitt adventure, Anne Perry takes us beneath the glittering surface of wealthy Victorian society into a nightmare world of fear and intimidation,...
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The Siege: A Novel

Arturo Perez-Reverte · Random House
Format: Hardcover

WINNER OF THE CRIME WRITERS' ASSOCIATION'S INTERNATIONAL DAGGERFor fans of Alan Furst and Carlos Ruiz Zafón comes a haunting and layered thriller filled with history, adventure, suspense, and an unforgettable love story - by the internationally bestselling author Arturo Pérez-Reverte....
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Death by Surprise

Carolyn Hart · Seventh Street Books
Format: Paperback

A woman is out to clear her cousin of murder charges after a blackmailer targeting the wealthy Carlisle family turns up dead. K.C. Carlisle and her cousin Kenneth Carlisle both grew up rich. Kenneth is a corporate lawyer in an exclusive Northern California seaside community while K.C. has a storefront...
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Checkmate: The Bowers Files

Steven James · Signet
Format: Print book

In Checkmate, critically acclaimed novelist Steven James offers a climactic chapter in his bestselling series, the Bowers Files.When a clandestine FBI facility is attacked, Special Agent Patrick Bowers is drawn into the vicious, ruthless story that a killer from his past is bent on telling...
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Paradise Valley

C. J. Box · Macmillan Audio
Format: Audiobook

She almost caught him once. Now, he's back. For three years, Investigator Cassie Dewell has been on a hunt for a serial killer known as the Lizard King whose hunting grounds are the highways and truck stops where runaways and prostitutes are most likely to vanish. Cassie almost caught him...once....
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The Winter Foundlings: A Novel

Kate Rhodes · Minotaur Books
Format: Hardcover

Psychologist Alice Quentin has been looking forward to a break from her hectic London life. She has vowed to stay clear of police work. The previous cases she helped the police with have left her scarred. So, when Alice is given the rare opportunity to study treatment methods at Northwood...
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The Sixth Victim

TESSA HARRIS · Kensington
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

London's East End, 1888: When darkness falls, terror begins...The foggy streets of London's Whitechapel district have become a nocturnal hunting ground for Jack the Ripper, and no woman is safe. Flower girl Constance Piper is not immune to dread, but she is more preoccupied with...
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Death Among Rubies: A Lady Frances Ffolkes Mystery

R J Koreto · Crooked Lane Books
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

Lady Frances Ffolkes is incensed when she finds out that her dear friends Gwendolyn and Thomasina have been subject to vicious threats. Promising to uncover their attacker, she travels with them to Kestrel's Eyrie, the fabled estate belonging to Gwen's family. But soon Frances faces...
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That Empty Feeling

Peter Corris · Allen & Unwin
Pages: 257
Format: Print book

Legendary PI Cliff Hardy has reached an age when the obituaries have become part of his reading, and one triggers his memory of a case in the late 1980s. Back then Sydney was awash with colorful characters, and Cliff is reminded of a case involving "Ten-Pound Pom" Barry Bartlett...
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Cross and Burn

Val McDermid · Atlantic Monthly Press; 1st edition
Format: Hardcover

McDermid is as smooth a practitioner of crime fiction as anyone out there Shes the best weve gotNew York Times Book ReviewInternationally best-selling crime writer Val McDermids work speaks for itself her books have sold millions of copies worldwide won numerous accolades and attracted...
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Breaking Wild

Diane Les Becquets · Berkley Books
Pages: 309
Format: Print book

In captivating prose, Diane Les Becquets tells the story of one woman missing in the Colorado wilderness and another bent on discovering the missing woman's whereabouts, in an unforgettably moving and thrilling literary debut. It is the last weekend of the season for Amy Raye Latour to get away....
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The Long Shadow: A Novel

Liza Marklund · Atria/Emily Bestler Books; Reprint edition
Format: Book

In this follow-up to Liza Marklund’s “stunningly great” (BookReporter.com) thriller Lifetime, newspaper reporter Annika Bengtzon is left to pick up the pieces after a shocking and complex murder case turns her world upside down and leaves her personal life in shambles....
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