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The Stonecutter: A Novel

Camilla Läckberg · Pegasus Books
Pages: 489
Format: Book

In the third novel from the bestselling female writer in Sweden -- and for the first time in English -- the mysterious drowning of a little girl threatens to tear apart the town of Fjallbacka.The remote resort town of Fjallbacka has seen its share of tragedy, though perhaps none worse than...
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Violets Are Blue

James Patterson · Doubleday Book Clubs
Pages: 310
Format: Book

Detective Alex Cross must confront his most terrifying nemesis ever-and his own deepest fears-in this electrifying new thriller from the master of suspense, James Patterson.Alex Cross has never believed in vampires. But when two joggers are found slain in a manner that suggests a macabre...
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Blind Fury

Lynda La Plante · Touchstone; Reprint edition
Format: Hardcover

A motorway service station on the M1 dimly lit, run down, poorly supervised, flickering lights, dark corners a favourite stopover for long-distance lorry drivers on their way up north from London. Behind it, a body is found in a ditch, that of a girl barely out of her teens. She appears...
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Murder on Bank Street (Gaslight Mystery)

Victoria Thompson · Berkley Hardcover; 1 edition
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

The “tantalizing”(Catherine Coulter) Edgar® Award-nominated Gaslight mystery series featuring midwife Sarah Brandt continues. In the four years since her husband’s death, midwife Sarah Brandt has become an angel of mercy in the tenements of turn-of-the-century New York,...
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Robert B. Parker's Cheap Shot

Ace Atkins · Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Pages: 308
Format: Print book

"Assured... Atkins's gift for mimicking the late Robert B. Parker could lead to a long run, the the delight of Spenser devotees." - Publishers WeeklyThe iconic, tough-but-tender Boston PI Spenser returns in an outstanding new addition to the New York Times-bestselling series...
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Nutshell: A Novel

Ian Mcewan · Nan A. Talese/Doubleday
Pages: 208
Format: Print book

New from the bestselling author of Atonement and The Children ActTrudy has betrayed her husband, John. She's still in the marital home - a dilapidated, priceless London townhouse - but John's not there. Instead, she's with his brother, the profoundly banal Claude, and the two of them have...
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Inside Man

Jeff Abbott · Grand Central Publishing
Format: Hardcover

Following Adrenaline, The Last Minute, and Downfall, Jeff Abbott returns with the next riveting novel in the award-winning New York Times bestselling Sam Capra series.INSIDE MANSam Capras friend Steve has been murdered, shot dead in the rain outside of his Miami bar. The only lead a mysterious,...
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Obsession

Jonathan Kellerman · Ballantine Books; Reprint edition
Format: Paperback

With scores of millions of books in print, translation into two dozen languages, and one of the most popular heroes in contemporary fiction to his name, #1 New York Times bestselling author Jonathan Kellerman is the unequivocal “master of the psychological thriller” (People)....
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Potshot

Robert B. Parker · G.P. Putnam's Sons
Pages: 352
Format: Mass Market Paperback

Boston P.I. Spenser returns - heading west to the rich man's haven of Potshot, Arizona, a former mining town reborn as a paradise for Los Angeles millionaires looking for a place to escape the pressures of their high-flying lifestyles. Potshot overcame its rough reputation as a rendezvous...
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Looking for Rachel Wallace

Robert B. Parker · Dell; New Dell Ed.,4th printing April1985 edition
Format: Paperback

Spenser is..."The sassiest, funniest, most-enjoyable-to-read-about private eye around today...the legitimate heir to the Hammett-Chandler-Macdonald tradition." --The Cincinnati Post Spenser is..."Tougher, stronger, better educated, and far more amusing than Sam Spade, Phil...
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The Nowhere Man

Gregg Hurwitz · Minotaur Books
Pages: 358
Format: Print book

Spoken about only in whispers, the Nowhere Man can only be reached by the truly desperate, he can -- He will do anything to save them. Evan Smoak is the Nowhere Man. Taken from a group home at twelve, Evan was raised and trained as part of the Orphan Program, an off-the-books operation...
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Escape Clause

John Sandford · G.P. Putnam's Sons
Pages: 392
Format: Print book

Whenever you hear the sky rumble, that usually means a storm. In Virgil Flowers' case, make that two. The exceptional new thriller from the writer whose books are "pure reading pleasure" (BOOKLIST ) . The first storm comes from, of all places, the Minnesota zoo. Two large,...
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Inner Circle

Brad Meltzer · Grand Central Publishing
Format: Hardcover

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French Twist: A Detective Luc Moncrief Mystery

JAMES PATTERSON · BOOKSHOTS
Pages: 144
Format: Print book

Who is killing New York's most beautiful women? Gorgeous women are dropping dead at upscale department stores in New York City. Detective Luc Moncrief and Detective Katherine Burke are close to solving the mystery, but looks can be deceiving... . BookShotsLIGHTNING-FAST STORIES BY JAMES...
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