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The Commodore: A Novel

Peter T Deutermann · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 296
Format: Hardcover

P. T. Deutermann's previous novels of the US Navy in World War II - Pacific Glory, Ghosts of Bungo Suido, and Sentinels of Fire - have been acclaimed by reviewers and readers for their powerful drama and authentic detail.In The Commodore, the Navy in 1942-1943 is fighting a losing battle...
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All Things Cease to Appear: A novel

Elizabeth Brundage · Knopf
Pages: 395
Format: Hardcover

A dark, riveting, beautifully written book - by "a brilliant novelist," according to Richard Bausch - that combines noir and the gothic in a story about two families entwined in their own unhappiness, with, at its heart, a gruesome and unsolved murder Late one winter afternoon...
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Dead Girls

Graeme Cameron · Park Row
Pages: 304
Format: Paperback

I may not remember everything, but I know he won't hurt anyone else.I won't let him. It's been two months since a serial killer brutally attacked police detective Alisha Green and left her for dead. Two months since she could effortlessly recall simple things, since her mind...
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A Red Herring Without Mustard: A Flavia de Luce Novel

Alan Bradley · Delacorte Press
Format: Kindle Edition

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERAlan Bradley, author of the most award-winning series debut of any year, returns with another irresistible Flavia de Luce novel In the hamlet of Bishops Lacey, the insidiously clever and unflappable eleven-year-old sleuth Flavia de Luce had asked a Gypsy woman...
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The Hanging Club: A Novel

Tony Parsons · Minotaur Books
Pages: 384
Format: Print book

A band of vigilante executioners roam the hot summer nights, abducting evil men who they judge unworthy of living and hanging them by the neck until dead. Sentenced to death is the gang member who abused dozens of vulnerable girls, the wealthy drunk driver who mowed down a child, the drug...
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Assassin's silence.

Ward Larsen · Tom Doherty Associates
Pages: 399
Format: Print book

"USA Today "bestselling author Ward Larsen's celebrated protagonist, assassin David Slaton, returns for another breathless adventure in "Assassin's Silence"Every so often, a great assassin novel comes along: Brad Meltzer's "The Fifth Assassin, " David Baldacci's...
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MAD Librarian

Michael Guillebeau · Madison Press
Pages: 410
Format: Paperback

Cayocosta72 Reviews said: "This book is truly every librarian's dream come true. After fighting budget battles over and over again, librarian Serenity has lost her library funding. What's a librarian gonna do? How about ripping off the city that's ripping off its citizens?...
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Under a Dark Sky: A Novel

Lori Rader-Day · William Morrow Paperbacks
Pages: 416
Format: Paperback

From the critically-acclaimed author of The Day I Died comes a terrifying twist on a locked-room mystery that will keep readers guessing until the last pageOnly in the dark can she find the truth . . .Since her husband died, Eden Wallace's life has diminished down to a tiny pinprick,...
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Sweet Lamb of Heaven: A Novel

Lydia Millet · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 250
Format: Print book

Longlisted for the National Book Award for Fiction: Blending domestic thriller and psychological horror, this compelling page-turner follows a mother fleeing her estranged husband.Lydia Millet's chilling new novel is the first-person account of a young mother, Anna, escaping her cold and unfaithful...
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The Punishment She Deserves

Elizabeth George · Thorndike Press Large Print
Pages: 935
Format: Library Binding

Inspector Thomas Lynley of Scotland Yard and the pugnacious but loyal detective sergeant Barbara Havers tackle one of the most sinister murder cases they have ever encountered in a latest entry in the best-selling series by the Agatha Award-winning author of A Banquet of Consequences. (mystery...
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The Chalk Man: A Novel

C J Tudor · Crown
Pages: 288
Format: eBook

"I haven't had a sleepless night due to a book for a long time. The Chalk Man changed that." - Fiona Barton, New York Times bestselling author of The WidowA riveting and relentlessly compelling psychological suspense debut that weaves a mystery about a childhood game gone...
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The Wife Between Us

GREER HENDRICKS · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

"A clever thriller with masterful twists." - Karin Slaughter, New York Times bestselling author of The Kept Woman "A fiendishly clever romantic thriller in the vein of Gone Girl and The Girl on the Train. This one will keep you guessing." -Anita Shreve, New York Times...
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Crepe Factor: A Scrapbooking Mystery

Laura Childs · Berkley
Pages: 310
Format: Hardcover

The Winter Market in the French Quarter is in full swing, but murder isn't taking a holiday in the latest from the New York Times bestselling author of Parchment and Old Lace... The holidays are a busy time for scrapbook shop owner Carmela Bertrand - but not so hectic that she doesn't...
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Collecting the Dead

Spencer Kope · Minotaur Books
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Magnus "Steps" Craig is part of the elite three-man Special Tracking Unit of the FBI. Called in on special cases where his skills are particularly needed, he works as a tracker. The media dubs him "The Human Bloodhound," since Steps is renowned for his incredible ability...
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Dying for Christmas: A Novel

Tammy Cohen · Pegasus Books
Pages: 400
Format: Print book

A novel full of twists, surprising turns, and suspense, Dying for Christmas is Tammy Cohen's most disturbing psychological thriller yet. Out Christmas shopping one December afternoon, Jessica Gould meets the charming Dominic Lacey and impulsively agrees to go home with him for a drink....
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