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The Killings at Kingfisher Hill: The New Hercule Poirot Mystery

Sophie Hannah · William Morrow
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

"I was thrilled to see Poirot in such very, very good hands." -- Gillian Flynn, New York Times bestselling author of Gone GirlThe world's most beloved detective, Hercule Poirot -- the legendary star of Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express and Death on the Nile...
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The California Murders

James Patterson · Little, Brown and Company
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

There's a killer on the road, and nobody is safe. Michael and Megan Fitzgerald are siblings who share a terrifying past. Both adopted, and now grown -- Michael is a long-haul truck driver, Megan a college student majoring in psychology -- they trust each other before anyone else. They've...
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A Question of Betrayal: An Elena Standish Novel

Anne Perry · Ballantine Books
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

On her first mission for MI6, the daring young photographer at the heart of bestselling author Anne Perry's thrilling 1930s mystery series travels to Mussolini's Italy to rescue the lover who betrayed her.Britain's secret service, MI6, has lost contact with its informant in northern...
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Dying in a Winter Wonderland

Vicki Delany · Berkley
Pages: 304
Format: Mass Market Paperback

In the town of Rudolph, New York, the Christmas season should make spirits bright, but as the year comes to an end, so does a life, in the fifth installment of this charming cozy mystery series.Christmas has arrived in Rudolph, New York, and Merry Wilkinson is looking forward to a much...
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The Forger's Daughter

Bradford Morrow · Mysterious Press
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

When a scream shatters the summer night outside their country house in the Hudson Valley, reformed literary forger Will and his wife Meghan find their daughter Maisie shaken and bloodied, holding a parcel her attacker demanded she present to her father. Inside is a literary rarity the likes...
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All the Devils Are Here

Louise Penny · Minotaur Books
Pages: 448
Format: Hardcover

On their first night in Paris, the Gamaches gather as a family for a bistro dinner with Armand’s godfather, the billionaire Stephen Horowitz. Walking home together after the meal, they watch in horror as Stephen is knocked down and critically injured in what Gamache knows is no accident,...
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The Darkest Evening: A Vera Stanhope Novel

Ann Cleeves · Minotaur Books
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

From Ann Cleeves -- New York Times bestselling and award-winning author of the Vera and Shetland series, both of which are hit TV shows -- comes the stunning new Vera Stanhope novel, The Darkest Evening."Ann Cleeves is one of my favorite mystery writers." -- Louise Penny"As...
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Shadows in Death: An Eve Dallas Novel

J. D. Robb · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

While Eve examines a fresh body in Washington Square Park, her husband, Roarke, spots a man among the onlookers he’s known since his younger days on the streets of Dublin. A man who claims to be his half brother. A man who kills for a living?and who burns with hatred for him.
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A Christmas Carol Murder

Heather Redmond · Kensington
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

London, December 1835: Charles and Kate are out with friends and family for a chilly night of caroling and good cheer. But their blood truly runs cold when their singing is interrupted by a body plummeting from an upper window of a house. They soon learn the dead man at their feet, his neck...
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The Red Horse

James R. Benn · Soho Crime
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

Just days after the Liberation of Paris, Billy and Kaz are brought to Saint Albans Convalescent Hospital in the English countryside. Kaz has been diagnosed with a heart condition, and Billy is dealing with emotional exhaustion and his recent methamphetamine abuse. Meanwhile, Billy's...
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