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Read or Alive: A Bookmobile Mystery

Nora Page · Crooked Lane Books
Format: Hardcover

A match-made in cozy heaven for fans of Jenn McKinlay, Kate Carlisle, and book lovers everywhere, Nora Page's third Bookmobile mystery will (book) worm its way into your heart.Wrongful accusations have librarian Cleo Watkins and her loved ones booked for trouble.It's springtime...
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Little Crew of Butchers: A Novel

Francine Pascal · Blackstone Publishing
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

''A free license given to all acts of inhumanity and lustthis execrable crew of butchers.'' --Gulliver's Travels, Jonathan Swift Lucas Baird never got much of a break when he was a child, but by his early twenties, his good looks and easy manner allow him to skate through...
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The Mountains Wild: A Mystery

Sarah Stewart Taylor · Minotaur Books
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

In a series debut for fans of Tana French and Kate Atkinson, set in Dublin and New York, homicide detective Maggie D'arcy finally tackles the case that changed the course of her life. Twenty-three years ago, Maggie D'arcy's family received a call from the Dublin police. Her cousin Erin...
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Don't Turn Around

Barry, Jessica · HARPERCOLLINS
Format: Book

322 miles of road. 6 hours. 2 strangers. 1 killer. Too many secrets.

Midnight. Cait Monaghan and Rebecca McRae are on a desolate road that slices through the New Mexican desert. They've never met before tonight.  Both have secrets to protect....

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The Secrets of Bones: A Mystery

Kylie Logan · Minotaur Books
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

Second in a new series from national bestselling author Kylie Logan, The Secrets of Bones is a riveting mystery following Jazz Ramsey as she trains a cadaver dog.Assembly Day at St. Catherine's dawns bright and cloudless as professional woman gather from all around Ohio to talk to the schoolgirls...
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Death on Tuckernuck

Francine Mathews · Soho Crime
Pages: 264
Format: Hardcover

A hurricane ravages New England, and bodies and secrets are piling up on a secluded island off Nantucket. As a Category 5 hurricane bears down on New England over the final weekend in September, a luxury yacht grounds on the shoals surrounding a deserted barrier island off the western...
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Murder Makes Scents

Christin Brecher · Kensington
Pages: 304
Format: Mass Market Paperback

Stella Wright loves creating candles at her Nantucket store - and she also has a burning passion for justice. Now, after visiting a perfume conference, she must solve a vial crime . . .

Stella and her globe-trotting mom, Millie, have come home from a perfume industry conference...
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The Mist

Ragnar Jónasson · Minotaur Books
Pages: 336
Format: Book

1987. An isolated farm house in the east of Iceland.

The snowstorm should have shut everybody out. But it didn't.

The couple should never have let him in. But they did.

An unexpected guest, a liar, a killer. Not all will survive the night. And Detective...

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Murder, She Wrote: The Murder of Twelve

Jessica Fletcher · Berkley
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

In the latest entry in this USA Today bestselling series, Jessica Fletcher takes on an Agatha Christie-style mystery when she finds herself stranded in a hotel during a blizzard with twelve strangers and a killer in their midst.... Still staying at the Hill House hotel while her beloved...
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Love & Other Crimes: Stories

Sara Paretsky · William Morrow Paperbacks
Pages: 448
Format: Paperback

From New York Times bestselling author Sara Paretsky, a collection of thrilling crime and detective short stories, many featuring legendary detective V.I. Warshawski -- including a brand-new V.I. story.New York Times bestselling author Sara Paretsky is the master of twisting suspense and propulsive...
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Murder in an Irish Cottage

Carlene O'Connor · Kensington
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

In a remote - and superstitious - village in County Cork, Ireland, Garda Siobhán O'Sullivan must solve a murder where the prime suspects are fairies . . .

Family is everything to Siobhán: her five siblings; her dear departed mother for whom the family business, Naomi's...
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The Last Hunt: A Benny Griessel Novel

Deon Meyer · Atlantic Monthly Press
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

When a cold case dossier lands on Captain Benny Griessel's desk, he and his partner Vaughn Cupido, fellow member of the Hawks elite police unit in South Africa, reluctantly set to work reviewing the evidence of the disappearance -- and possible murder -- of ex-cop Johnson Johnson on the world's...
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Remain Silent: A Manon Bradshaw Novel

Susie Steiner · Random House
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

An immigrant's mysterious death sets off a chilling hunt for the truth--a gripping crime novel from the author of Missing, Presumed and Persons Unknown, featuring a "delightful protagonist who deserves a place alongside other beloved literary detectives."**Kirkus Reviews (starred...
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Worse Angels

Laird Barron · G.P. Putnam's Sons
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Ex-Mob enforcer-turned-private investigator Isaiah Coleridge pits himself against a rich and powerful foe when he digs into a possible murder and a sketchy real estate deal worth billions.Ex-major-domo and bodyguard to an industrial tycoon-cum-U.S. Senator, Badja Adeyemi is in hiding and shortly...
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Seven Lies: A Novel

Elizabeth Kay · Pamela Dorman Books
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

It all started with just one little lie. But we all know that it never ends there. Because, of course, one lie leads to another... Growing up, Jane and Marnie shared everything. They knew the other's deep-est secrets. They wouldn't have had it any other way. But when Marnie falls in love,...
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The Shooting at Chateau Rock: A Bruno, Chief of Police Novel

Martin Walker · Knopf
Format: Hardcover

When a local's troubling death is linked to a Russian oligarch and his multinational conglomerate, Bruno faces one of his toughest cases yet, one that brings together a French notary and a rock star--and, of course, Bergerac red and white.

It's summer in the Dordogne. The heirs of a Périgordian...
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Home Before Dark: A Novel

Riley Sager · Dutton
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

In the latest thriller from New York Times bestseller Riley Sager, a woman returns to the house made famous by her father's bestselling horror memoir. Is the place really haunted by evil forces, as her father claimed? Or are there more earthbound - and dangerous - secrets hidden within...
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The Girl from Widow Hills

Megan Miranda · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Last House Guest - a Reese Witherspoon Book Club pick - comes a riveting new novel of psychological suspense about a young woman plagued by night terrors after a childhood trauma who wakes one evening to find a corpse at her feet.Everyone...
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Catherine House: A Novel

Elisabeth Thomas · Custom House
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

Trust us, you belong here. A gothic-infused debut of literary suspense, set within a secluded, elite university and following a dangerously curious, rebellious undergraduate who uncovers a shocking secret about an exclusive circle of students . . . and the dark truth beneath her school's...
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The Guest List: A Novel

Lucy Foley · William Morrow
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

On an island off the coast of Ireland, guests gather to celebrate two people joining their lives together as one. The groom: handsome and charming, a rising television star. The bride: smart and ambitious, a magazine publisher. It’s a wedding for a magazine, or for a celebrity: the designer...
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One Last Lie: A Novel

Paul Doiron · Minotaur Books
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

A sudden disappearance reveals a startling connection to a 15-year-old cold case in One Last Lie, the new thriller from bestselling Edgar Award finalist Paul Doiron."Never trust a man without secrets." These are the last words retired game warden Charley Stevens speaks to his surrogate...
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The Heart of a Hero

Susan May Warren · Revell
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

Jake Silver may not be able to put the memories of his time as a sniper and Navy SEAL behind him, but at least he can put his skills to use as a part of the Jones Inc. rescue team. Saving the life of pediatric heart surgeon Dr. Aria Sinclair on Denali helped too. Now he can't get her out of his head,...
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A Burning: A novel

Megha Majumdar · Knopf
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

For readers of Tommy Orange, Yaa Gyasi, and Jhumpa Lahiri, an electrifying debut novel about three unforgettable characters who seek to rise--to the middle class, to political power, to fame in the movies--and find their lives entangled in the wake of a catastrophe in contemporary India.Jivan...
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Ghosts of Harvard: A Novel

Francesca Serritella · Random House
Pages: 480
Format: Hardcover

Cadence Archer arrives on Harvard’s campus desperate to understand why her brother, Eric, a genius who developed paranoid schizophrenia took his own life there the year before. Losing Eric has left a black hole in Cady’s life, and while her decision to follow in her brother’s footsteps...
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