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Overboard: A Novel

Sara Paretsky - ?William Morrow
Format: Hardcover?

On her way home from an all-night surveillance job, V.I. Warshawski is led by her dogs on a mad chase that ends when they discover a badly injured teen hiding in the rocks along Lake Michigan. The girl only regains consciousness long enough to utter one enigmatic word. V.I. helps bring...

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Cover Story: A Novel

Susan Rigetti - William Morrow
Format: Hardcover

A Most Anticipated by Entertainment Weekly, Marie Claire, and Parade!

“[A] juicy tale of stolen identities and ever-increasing fraud...The book ended with a wallop that made me literally gasp—and admire debut author...

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The Chase

Adrian McKinty - Little, Brown and Company
Format: Hardcover

After moving from a small country town to Seattle, Heather Baxter marries Tom, a widowed doctor with a young son and teenage daughter. A working vacation overseas seems like the perfect way to bring the new family together, but once they’re deep in the Australian outback, the jet-lagged...

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The Shop on Royal Street

Karen White - Berkley
Format: Hardcover

After a difficult hiccup on her road to adulthood, Nola Trenholm is looking to begin anew in New Orleans, and what better way to start her future than with her first house? But the historic fixer-upper she buys comes with even more work than she anticipated when the house's previous...
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Murder on Madison Square

Victoria Thompson - Berkley
Format: Hardcover


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Cold Snap

Marc Cameron - Kensington
Format: Hardcover

After an early spring thaw on the Alaskan coast, Anchorage police discover a gruesome new piece of evidence in their search for a serial killer: a dismembered human foot.
 
In Kincaid Park, a man is arrested for attacking a female jogger. Investigators believe they have...

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The Diva Says Cheesecake!

Krista Davis
Format: Hardcover

She's a young Martha Stewart ... in Old Town Virginia! In a delicious new Domestic Diva Mystery from New York Times bestselling author Krista Davis, entertaining guru Sophie Winston is faced with a midsummer nightmare when a celebration in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia, is the appetizer...
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Death By Beach Read

Eva Gates
Format: Hardcover

Librarian Lucy's new historic house comes with a lot of baggage and family secrets. Can she put them to rest or will a killer bring Lucy's family to their downfall, in the 9th Lighthouse Library mystery.It's spring in the Outer Banks of North Carolina, and Lucy and Connor have...
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Every Cloak Rolled in Blood

James Lee Burke - Simon & Schuster
Format: Hardcover

Novelist Aaron Holland Broussard is shattered when his daughter Fannie Mae dies suddenly. As he tries to honor her memory by saving two young men from a life of crime amid their opioid-ravaged community, he is drawn into a network of villainy that includes a violent former Klansman,...

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Local Gone Missing

Fiona Barton - Berkley
Format: Hardcover

Detective Elise King investigates a man's disappearance in a seaside town where the locals and weekenders are at odds with each other in this rich and captivating new novel from the New York Times bestselling author of The Widow.Elise King is a successful and ambitious detective - or she was before...
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