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The Masque of a Murderer: A Mystery

Susanna Calkins · Minotaur Books
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

In Susanna Calkins's next richly drawn mystery set in 17th century England, Lucy Campion, formerly a ladies' maid in the local magistrate's household, has now found gainful employment as a printer's apprentice. On a freezing winter afternoon in 1667, she accompanies the magistrate's...
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The Baker Street Jurors: A Baker Street Mystery

Michael Robertson · Minotaur Books
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

Everyone must do jury duty. Even Sherlock Holmes.A nation's greatest sports hero has been accused of murder. The trial is approaching, and the public is clamoring -- both for and against. And in a desperate, computer-generated quest to fill its quota of jurors, the Crown Court has included...
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Shadow Ritual

Eric Giacometti · Le French Book
Format: Print book

An electrifying thriller about the rise of extremism. Two ritual murdersone in Rome and one in Jerusalemrekindles an ancient rivalry between modern-day secret societies for knowledge lost at the fall of the Third Reich. Detective Antoine Marcas unwillingly teams up with the strong-willed...
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Murder on the Hour: A Penny Brannigan Mystery

Elizabeth J. Duncan · Minotaur Books
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

The residents of Llanelen are brimming with excitement. Antiques Cymru, a regional take on the popular national TV show, is coming to the Welsh town and people are flocking from miles around, hoping their attic treasures turn out to be worth a fortune. On the day of filming, quiet local...
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I Am Radar: A Novel

Reif Larsen · Penguin Press; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

"The moment just before Radar Radmanovic is born, all of the hospital's electricity mysteriously fails. The delivery takes place in total darkness. Lights back on, the staff sees a healthy baby boy-with pitch-black skin-born to the stunned white parents. No one understands the uncanny...
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The Bookseller: A Novel

Cynthia Swanson · Harper; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

A provocative and hauntingly powerful debut novel reminiscent of Sliding Doors, The Bookseller follows a woman in the 1960s who must reconcile her reality with the tantalizing alternate world of her dreams.Nothing is as permanent as it appears . . .Denver, 1962: Kitty Miller has come to terms...
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World Gone By: A Novel

Dennis Lehane · William Morrow Paperbacks
Format: Print book

Dennis Lehane, the New York Times bestselling author of The Given Day and Live by Night, returns with a psychologically and morally complex novel of blood, crime, passion, and vengeance, set in Cuba and Ybor City, Florida, during World War II, in which Joe Coughlin must confront the cost...
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The Fifth Gospel: A Novel

Ian Caldwell · Simon & Schuster Audio; Unabridged edition
Format: Audio CD

A lost gospel, a contentious relic, and a dying popes final wish converge to send two brothers—both Vatican priests—on an intellectual quest to untangle Christianitys greatest historical mystery. Ten years ago, Ian Caldwell and Dustin Thomasons The Rule of Four became a literary phenomenon...
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The Divided City

Luke McCallin · Berkley Books
Pages: 448
Format: Print book

Luke McCallin, author of The Pale House and The Man from Berlin, delivers a dark, compelling thriller set in post-World War II Germany featuring ex-intelligence officer Captain Gregor Reinhardt. A year after Germany's defeat, Reinhardt has been hired back onto Berlin's civilian...
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Smoke and Mirrors

Elly Griffiths · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 338
Format: Print book

In the sequel to the "captivating"* Zig Zag Girl, DI Edgar Stephens and the magician Max Mephisto hunt for a killer after two children are murdered in a tragic tableau of a very grim fairy tale. *Wall Street Journal It's Christmastime in Brighton, and the city is abuzz about...
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Unpunished

Lisa Black · Kensington Pub Corp
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

Maggie Gardiner, a forensic expert who studies the dead, and Jack Renner, a homicide cop who stalks the living, form an uneasy partnership to solve a series of murders in this powerful new thriller by the bestselling author of That Darkness. It begins with the kind of bizarre death that...
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Wonder Valley: A Novel

IVY POCHODA · Ecco
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

"Destined to be a classic L.A. novel." - Michael ConnellyWhen a teen runs away from his father's mysterious commune, he sets in motion a domino effect that will connect six characters desperate for hope and love, set across the sun-bleached canvas of Los Angeles.From the acclaimed...
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Once Burned: A Jack McMorrow Mystery

Gerry Boyle · Islandport Press
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

Life is briefly as it should be for Jack McMorrow: He and his wife Roxanne have retreated from the stress and danger of their day jobs to raise their daughter Sophie. But when development and arson threaten the nearby town of Sanctuary, and a crazy accident brings back mistakes from Roxanne's...
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Breaking Cover: A Liz Carlyle Novel

Stella Rimington · Bloomsbury
Pages: 362
Format: Print book

A new cold war is coming, and Liz Carlyle is about to find herself on very thin ice. Still reeling from the loss of the man she loved in a botched antiterrorist operation in Paris, Carlyle has been posted to MI5's counter-espionage desk, where her bosses hope the relative quiet might give...
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Burnt River: A Mystery

Karin Salvalaggio · Minotaur Books; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

When Detective Macy Greeley is called to Wilmington Creek, a sleepy ranching community in northern Montana, she expects an open-and-shut, if high-profile, murder case. What greets her is anything but. John Dalton, a soldier returned home from serving in Afghanistan, has been shot dead in an alleyway...
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