Hardback Releases 9/23/2014

Wouldn't It Be Deadly: An Eliza Doolittle and Henry Higgins Mystery Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250049353
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Published: Minotaur Books - September 23rd, 2014

Eliza Doolittle and Henry Higgins make an incomparable pair of sleuths in the start of a delightful new series


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Silent Murders: A Mystery Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250051370
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Published: Minotaur Books - September 23rd, 2014

Vaudeville actress Leah Randall took on her most daring role ever when she impersonated missing heiress Jessie Carr in order to claim Jessie's inheritance in The Impersonator. Now that the dust has settled around that tumultuous time in her life, Leah has adopted Jessie's name as her own and moved to Hollywood, where she's taken a modest but steady job in the silent film industry.


The Darkest Hour Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062339362
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Published: William Morrow & Company - September 23rd, 2014

A crackling, highly imaginative thriller debut in the vein of W.E.B. Griffin and Philip Kerr, set in German-occupied London at the close of World War II, in which a hardened British detective jeopardizes his own life to save an innocent soul and achieve the impossible--redemption.


Bitter Greens Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250047533
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Published: Thomas Dunne Books - September 23rd, 2014

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"A Library Journal Best Book of 2014: Historical Fiction"
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"""The amazing power and truth of the Rapunzel fairy tale comes alive for the first time in this breathtaking tale of desire, black magic and the redemptive power of love"
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Cobra Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780802123244
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Published: Atlantic Monthly Press - October 7th, 2014

Celebrated as the "King of South African crime," Deon Meyer is a world-class writer whose page-turning thrillers probe the social and racial complexities of his native country. In Cobra, a famous English mathematician is kidnapped and his two bodyguards are killed at a guest house in the beautiful wine country outside Cape Town.


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Rooms Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062223197
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Published: Ecco Press - September 23rd, 2014

The New York Times bestselling author of Before I Fall and the Delirium trilogy makes her brilliant adult debut with this mesmerizing story in the tradition of The Lovely Bones, Her Fearful Symmetry, and The Ocean at the End of the Lane--a tale of family, ghosts, secrets, and mystery, in which the lives of the living and the dead intersect in shocking, surpr


The Empire of Night Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780802123237
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Published: Mysterious Press - October 7th, 2014

In the first two books of his acclaimed Christopher Marlowe Cobb series, The Hot Country and The Star of Istanbul, Pulitzer Prize winner Robert Olen Butler captured the hearts of historical crime fiction fans with the artfulness of his World War I settings and his charismatic leading man, a Chicago journalist recruited by American intelligence.


A Slip of the Keyboard: Collected Nonfiction Cover Image
By Terry Pratchett, Neil Gaiman (Foreword by)
$26.95
ISBN: 9780385538305
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Published: Doubleday Books - September 23rd, 2014

Terry Pratchett has won the hearts and minds of readers around the globe with his bestselling Discworld series of novels. But what his many fans may not realize is that he has been writing nonfiction throughout his career.


The Hawley Book of the Dead Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780345545022
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Published: Ballantine Books - September 23rd, 2014

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY NPR
For fans of "The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane "and "A Discovery of Witches" comes a brilliantly imagined debut novel brimming with rich history, suspense, and magic.