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Ill Met by Murder: A Shakespeare in the Catskills Mystery
Ill Met by Murder: A Shakespeare in the Catskills Mystery

Elizabeth J Duncan · Crooked Lane Books
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

It's the most important night of the year for costume designer Charlotte Fairfax and the Catskills Shakespeare Theater Company--the annual fund raising performance at the country estate of the wealthy widow Paula Van Dusen. This year, the company will give a moonlight performance of A Midsummer...
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Die of Shame
Die of Shame

Mark Billingham · Atlantic Monthly Press
Pages: 448
Format: Print book

From British thriller master Mark Billingham, a recent finalist for the Crime Writers' Association Dagger in the Library, Die of Shame is a chilling story of addiction, subterfuge, and murder.Every Monday evening, six people gather in a smart North London house to talk about shame. A respected...
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The Guests on South Battery
The Guests on South Battery

Karen White · Berkley
Pages: 337
Format: Print book

New York Times bestselling author Karen White invites you to explore the brick-walked streets of Charleston, where historic mansions house the memories of years gone by, and restless spirits refuse to fade away... With her extended maternity leave at its end, Melanie Trenholm is less than...
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Aunt Dimity and the Buried Treasure
Aunt Dimity and the Buried Treasure

Nancy Atherton · Viking
Pages: 231
Format: Print book

Nancy Atherton's twenty-first cozy mystery in the beloved, Nationally Bestselling Aunt Dimity series.While exploring the attic in her cottage near the small English village of Finch, Lori Shepherd makes an extraordinary discovery: a gleaming gold and garnet bracelet that had once belonged...
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The Transmigration of Bodies
The Transmigration of Bodies

Yuri Herrera · And Other Stories
Pages: 101
Format: Print book

A plague has brought death to the city. Two feuding crime families with blood on their hands need our hard-boiled hero, The Redeemer, to broker peace. Both his instincts and the vacant streets warn him to stay indoors, but The Redeemer ventures out into the city's underbelly to arrange...
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Duffel Bags and Drownings
Duffel Bags and Drownings

Dorothy Howell · Dorothy Howell
Format: Print book

Fashionista and event planner to the stars Haley Randolph is staging a St. Patricks Day bash for one of Hollywoods biggest couples. When she visits the catering company to check on preparations, it looks like the green ice sculptures will be the hit of the party -- until Haley finds a server...
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The Glow of Death
The Glow of Death

Jane K. Cleland · Minotaur Books
Pages: 304
Format: Print book

As a warm ocean breeze ruffles the tall grass along Rocky Point's sandy dunes, Josie Prescott visits the house of a wealthy local couple, Edwin and Ava Belcher. She's been called in to appraise their Tiffany lamp, which everyone is delighted to find is genuine. Josie's good friend, Police...
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Bad Bones
Bad Bones

Linda Ladd · EKensington/Kensington Publishing Corporation, 2014. ©2014
Pages: 380
Format: eBook

BAD OMENHomicide detective Claire Morgan has a bad feeling when a man's body is found in a Missouri State Park. The crime scene is buried in snow. The corpse is frozen in ice. And nearly every bone has been broken, shattered, or crushed. . .BAD BLOODClaire's suspicions only get worse...
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I'm Traveling Alone
I'm Traveling Alone

Samuel Bjork · Viking
Pages: 388
Format: Print book

"International bestseller Samuel Bjork makes his US debut, a chilling and fast-paced thriller in which two detectives must hunt down a vengeful killer--and uncover the secret that ties each of them to the crime. A six-year-old girl is found in the Norwegian countryside, hanging lifeless...
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The Mayakovsky Tapes: A Novel
The Mayakovsky Tapes: A Novel

Robert Littell · Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press
Pages: 243
Format: Print book

In March 1953, four women meet in Room 408 of Moscow's deluxe Hotel Metropol. They have gathered to reminisce about Vladimir Mayakovsky, the poet who in death had become a national idol of Soviet Russia. In life, however, he was a much more complicated figure.The ladies, each of whom could...
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Cat Got Your Diamonds: A Kitty Couture Mystery
Cat Got Your Diamonds: A Kitty Couture Mystery

Julie Chase · Crooked Lane Books
Pages: 304
Format: Print book

Grandeur and opulence are everything in the famed New Orleans Garden District where pets are family and no bling is too big. Opening Furry Godmother, pet boutique and organic treat bakery, is Lacy Marie Crocker's dream come true--until the glitter gun used to make her Shih Tzu tutus becomes...
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The King of Fear: A Garrett Reilly Thriller
The King of Fear: A Garrett Reilly Thriller

Drew Chapman · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 384
Format: Print book

The blistering sequel to The Ascendant: An action-packed thriller starring a bond trader turned antihero. Unlikely patriot Garrett Reilly can identify threats against America from both inside and outside the nation's borders. But now the whole world's economy is at risk ... Garrett...
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The Girl Before
The Girl Before

Rena Olsen · G.P. Putnam's Sons
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

In this powerful psychological suspense debut, when a woman's life is shattered, she is faced with a devastating question: What if everything she thought was normal and good and true . . . wasn't? Clara Lawson is torn from her life in an instant. Without warning, her home is invaded by armed...
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Olive and Let Die
Olive and Let Die

Susannah Hardy · Berkley
Format: Print book

The second Greek to Me Mystery from the author of Feta AttractionAs manager of the Bonaparte House, a historic landmark and Greek restaurant in upstate New York, Georgie Nikolopatos knows her local legends - and her traditional Greek recipes are to die for.Between her soon-to-be ex-husband...
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Bryant & May and the Bleeding Heart: A Peculiar Crimes Unit Mystery
Bryant & May and the Bleeding Heart: A Peculiar Crimes Unit Mystery

Christopher Fowler · Bantam
Format: Hardcover

London's wiliest detectives, Arthur Bryant and John May, are back on the case in this fiendishly clever new mystery. And when a cemetery becomes the scene of a crime, neither secrets - nor bodies - stay buried. Romain Curtis sneaks into St. George's Gardens one evening with his date,...
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Security: A Novel
Security: A Novel

Gina Wohlsdorf · Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

The inventiveness of A Visit from the Goon Squad meets the down-the-rabbit-hole suspense of The Girl on the Train in this chilling, pulse-racing thriller from an electrifying new writer. When the gleaming new Manderley Resort opens in twenty-four hours, Santa Barbara's exclusive beachfront...
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