August 5th, 2014 Hardbacks

Hermelin the Detective Mouse Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780385754330
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Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - August 5th, 2014

"Ratatouille" meets Sherlock Holmes in this heartwarming story of mystery and adventure, acceptance and friendship, by the acclaimed creator of "Traction Man" and "Toys in Space."


Cover Cover Image
$60.00
ISBN: 9781576876671
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Published: powerHouse Books - August 5th, 2014

Peter Mendelsund has enjoyed years as a much-sought-after book cover designer and art director. Among the many recognizable jackets he has created are those for The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo; collections of the works of Joyce, Kafka, Dostoevsky, de Beauvoir, and Foucault; the contemporary works of Martin Amis, Tom McCarthy, Ben Marcus, Jo Nesbo, and James Gleick; and many more.


A Little Night Murder Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780451415271
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Published: New American Library - August 5th, 2014

Murder under the stars...
Nora Blackbird--pregnant at last --is spending summer afternoons wallowing in the Bucks County pool of her best friend, Lexie Paine, who has just been released from prison. At night, Nora is covering Philadelphia's high-society events for the local newspaper. And this time she doesn't have to look far for a good story.


Top Secret Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780399171239
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - August 5th, 2014

From the #1 "New York Times" bestselling author, a brand-new series about the Cold War and a different breed of warrior.


Revenant Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780451465283
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Published: Roc - August 5th, 2014

Harper Blaine was your average small-time PI until she died--for two minutes. Now Harper is a Greywalker, treading the thin line between the living world and the paranormal realm. And these abilities are landing her all sorts of -strange- cases....


No Safe House Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780451414205
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Published: New American Library - August 5th, 2014

The New York Times bestselling author delivers the follow-up to No Time for Goodbye--an electrifying novel of suspense in which a family's troubled past is about to return in more ways than one. And this time, they may not be able to escape....


Queen of Hearts Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780425260364
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Published: Berkley Publishing Group - August 5th, 2014

Lady Georgiana Rannoch is off to solve a Hollywood homicide in the eighth mystery in the New York Times bestselling Royal Spyness series.


Dead Line Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250047076
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Published: Minotaur Books - August 5th, 2014

If you're a security expert, what do you do if your fiancee suddenly goes missing, presumably kidnapped?


Paw and Order Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781476703398
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Published: Atria Books - August 5th, 2014

In the seventh book in the brilliant New York Times bestselling mystery series, canine narrator Chet and P.I. Bernie journey to Washington, DC, and the dog-eat-dog world of our nation's capital.


Hollow Mountain Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781620405963
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC - August 5th, 2014

Danger has followed the lawyer Spike Sanguinetti back to Gibraltar.


Whiskey Tango Foxtrot Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780316252638
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Published: Mulholland Books - August 5th, 2014

One of "Time "Magazine's Ten Best Books of 2014
Selected by NPR, Slate, and Kirkus as one of the Best Books of 2014
Shortlisted for the Pacific Northwest Book Award
Three young adults grapple with the usual thirty-something problems--boredom, authenticity, an omnipotent online oligarchy--in David Shafer's darkly comic debut novel.


A Colder War Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250020611
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Published: St. Martin's Press - August 5th, 2014

Internationally acclaimed as "a premier writer of espionage thrillers" (USA Today), Charles Cumming is "among the most skillful spy novelists" (Washington Post) and "a worthy successor to the masters like John le Carre and Len Deighton" (Chicago Sun-Times).


Tabula Rasa: A Crime Novel of the Roman Empire Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781608197088
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Published: Bloomsbury USA - August 5th, 2014

The medicus Ruso and his wife, Tilla, are back in the borderlands of Britannia, where he is tending the builders of Hadrian's Great Wall. Having been forced to move off their land, the Britons are distinctly on edge and are still smarting from the failure of a recent rebellion that claimed many lives.


City of Ghosts: A Miranda Corbie Mystery Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250006745
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Published: Minotaur Books - August 5th, 2014

June, 1940.

For the United States, war is on the horizon.


Alone in the Classroom Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781623651046
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Published: Maclehose Press Quercus - August 5th, 2014

Hay is the winner of the prestigious Scotiabank Giller Prize, the Ottawa Book Prize, and the Libris Award for Fiction Book of the Year for her novel Late Nights on Air. Hay's fourth novel, Alone in The Classroom is a Globe and Mail Best Book.


The Third Sin Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780765314468
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Published: Forge - August 5th, 2014

Elsa Klensch, host of the groundbreaking CNN news magazine, "Style with Elsa Klensch," is the author of the "New York Times" bestseller, "Style with Elsa Klensch." When she retired from television, Elsa took with her many secrets, stories she'd never been able to tell...until now in "The Third Sin."


The Ghost in the Electric Blue Suit Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385538633
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Published: Doubleday Books - August 5th, 2014

Critically acclaimed author Graham Joyce returns with a sexy, suspenseful, and slightly supernatural novel set 1976 England during the hottest summer in living memory, in a seaside resort where the past still haunts the present.


Skin of the Wolf Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780399162961
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Published: Blue Rider Press - July 31st, 2014

Sam Cabot is the pseudonym of Carlos Dews and S.J. Rozan. In Sam Cabot's exhilarating new novel, a vicious murder in Sotheby's begins a series of inexplicable events surrounding an Iroquois ritual mask and a secret that could unleash the most terrifying chaos and destruction the world has ever seen.


The Magician's Land Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780670015672
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Published: Viking Books - August 5th, 2014

The stunning conclusion to the #1 New York Times bestselling Magicians trilogy, now an original series on Syfy
#1NEW YORK TIMESBESTSELLER

ANEW YORK TIMESNOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR
ONE OF THE YEAR S BEST BOOKS


The Lost Island: A Gideon Crew Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781455525775
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - August 5th, 2014

Gideon Crew--brilliant scientist, master thief--is living on borrowed time. When his mysterious employer, Eli Glinn, gives him an eyebrow-raising mission, he has no reason to refuse. Gideon's task: steal a page from the priceless Book of Kells, now on display in New York City and protected by unbreakable security.


'Call your mother.' 'What do I say?' 'Say goodbye.' This is how it begins. Lone women terrorised and their helpless families forced to watch - in a sick game where only one player knows the rules. And when those rules change, the new game is Murder.

Living with her parents in the dank beach community of Limeburn, ten-year-old Ruby Trick has her own fears. Bullies on the school bus, the forest crowding her house into the sea, and the threat of divorce. Helping her Daddy to catch the killer might be the key to keeping him close.

As long as the killer doesn't catch her first...


$40.00
SKU: 9781444704969

Abattoir BluesWhen two boys vanish under mysterious circumstances, the local community is filled with unease. Then a bloodstain is discovered in a disused World War Two hangar nearby, and a caravan belonging to one of the youths is burned to the ground.

Things quickly become much more sinister. Assigned to the case, DCI Banks and his team are baffled by the mystery laid out before them. But when a motor accident throws up a gruesome discovery, the investigation spins into a higher gear - in another direction.

As Banks and his team struggle desperately to find the missing boy who holds the key to the puzzle, they find themselves in a race against time where it's their turn to become the prey ...