New Hardcovers 07/27/2017

The Ludicrous Laws of Old London Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781472137463
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Published: Robinson Press - July 25th, 2017

London abounds with all manner of ludicrous laws, and not all of these curious statutes have been relegated to the past. Despite the efforts of the Law Commission there are medieval laws that are still in force, and the City of London and its livery companies have their own legal oddities.


Murder at Chateau Sur Mer Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781496703323
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Published: Kensington Publishing Corporation - July 25th, 2017

In the late nineteenth century, Newport, Rhode Island, is home to some of America's wealthiest citizens. It's also the beat of society reporter Emma Cross, a less well-heeled cousin to the illustrious Vanderbilts, who occasionally moonlights in solving murders . . .


The Wildling Sisters Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780399174131
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - July 25th, 2017

"An enthralling story of secrets, sisters, and an unsolved mystery." --Kate Morton


Fierce Kingdom Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780735224278
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Published: Viking - July 25th, 2017

One of the New York Times Book Review's Best Crime Novels of 2017

"Warning: you'll finish this in one sitting." --TheSkimm

"Expertly made thriller . . . clever and irresistible." --The New York Times

An electrifying novel about the primal and unyielding bond between a mother and her son, and the lengths she'll go to protect him.


Dangerous Ground: My Friendship with a Serial Killer Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781496709523
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Published: Kensington Publishing Corporation - July 25th, 2017

"Anyone can become a killer under the right circumstances--even you."

For the first time, award-winning investigative journalist M. William Phelps reveals the identity of "Raven," the serial killer who co-starred with him on Dark Minds--and tells the story of his intriguing bond with one of America's most disturbing killers.


The Marriage Pact Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385343299
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Published: Bantam - July 25th, 2017

How far is too far when it comes to protecting your marriage? Find out in this relentlessly paced novel of psychological suspense for anyone who loved The Couple Next Door.


The Goddesses Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385542210
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Published: Doubleday Books - July 25th, 2017

"A haunting story of betrayal and forgiveness" (Kirkus) about a woman who moves her family to Hawaii, only to find herself wrapped up in a dangerous friendship, from the celebrated author of We Could Be Beautiful.


The Smack Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316327626
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Published: Mulholland Books - July 18th, 2017

"That rare thriller that will jack your pulse even as it breaks your heart."--Adam Sternbergh, author of Shovel Ready


Tales from the Haunted Mansion: Volume II: Midnight at Madame Leota's Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781484714713
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Published: Disney Press - July 18th, 2017

The Haunted Mansion's resident librarian, Amicus Arcane, has returned with another set of spooky stories to share. Follow along with him as he tells new terrifying tales while leading the Mansion's newest visitor to a secret seance with the mysterious Madame Leota.


The Readymade Thief Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780735221833
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Published: Viking - August 1st, 2017

"The most must-read of all must-reads." --Marie Claire

"A kickass debut from start to finish." --Colson Whitehead, author of The Underground Railroad

Lee Cuddy is seventeen years old and on the run.


Nothing Stays Buried Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780735212459
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - August 1st, 2017

The Monkeewrench crew returns to face the city of Minneapolis's worst nightmare--a rampant serial killer on the loose--in the electrifying new thriller.


Three Minutes Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781681444130
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Published: Quercus Books - July 25th, 2017

Presumed dead by the Stockholm police, master criminal and undercover informant Piet Hoffmann is now on the run from the Swedish authorities, living with his wife and two young sons under an assumed name in Cali, Colombia.


In Vino Duplicitas: The Rise and Fall of a Wine Forger Extraordinaire Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781615193929
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Published: Experiment - July 31st, 2017

"An engrossing account of wine fraud and forgery . . . Hellman clearly knows his stuff."--The Wall Street Journal

" Hellman] presents . . . the macho, competitive, one-upmanship world of the collectors, an atmosphere that perhaps contributed to their gullibility in the high-rolling economy of the early 2000s."--The New York Times


Let the Dead Speak: A Maeve Kerrigan Mystery Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250100832
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Published: Minotaur Books - July 25th, 2017

"Casey is a true craftswoman, a writer who beguiles one through the most twisted of plots with a confident and seductive hand.
Let The Dead Speak is sharp, complex and gripping to the very end"
Alex Marwood, bestselling author of Wicked Girls and The Killer Next Door


Penance of the Damned: A Mystery of Ancient Ireland Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250119643
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Published: Minotaur Books - July 25th, 2017

Ireland, AD 671. King Colgu of Cashel is shocked to learn that his loyal Chief Bishop and advisor has been murdered in the old enemy fortress of the Ui Fidgente. When word reaches Cashel that the culprit will be executed under new law, a larger conflict looms.


A Thousand Cuts Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781632868459
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Published: Bloomsbury USA - July 25th, 2017

A fatal explosion in the past. A series of brutal murders in the present. In the blazing Gibraltar sun, is justice being served for betrayals long hidden?

Gibraltar, 1940. A bomb explodes, killing two British soldiers patrolling the dockyards. A Spaniard is executed for the crime, yet protests his innocence to the very last.


Wildfire Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062697448
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Published: Avon Books - July 25th, 2017

From Ilona Andrews, #1 New York Times bestselling author, the thrilling conclusion to her Hidden Legacy series, as Nevada and Rogan grapple with a power beyond even their imagination...


Lovemurder Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250057419
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Published: St. Martin's Press - July 25th, 2017

When she's called to the murder scene, the last thing San Francisco Homicide detective Valerie Hart is expecting is for Katherine Glass to walk back into her life. Six years earlier, revulsion and fascination had gripped the nation in equal measure, as beautiful, intelligent, charming--and utterly evil--Katherine Glass had been convicted on six counts of Murder One.


The Lost Ones Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062565907
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Published: William Morrow & Company - July 25th, 2017

Recommended for summer reading by TIME magazine

"A brave, unflinching heroine and brave, unflinching writing add up to an extraordinary debut--highly recommended."--Lee Child


Every Day Above Ground Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062567383
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Published: William Morrow & Company - July 25th, 2017

A favor for a dying ex-con turns into a violent battle against a mysterious enemy for Van Shaw in this emotionally powerful and gritty thriller from the award-winning author of Past Crimes and Hard Cold Winter.


The Painted Queen: An Amelia Peabody Novel of Suspense Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062083517
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Published: William Morrow & Company - July 25th, 2017

Egypt, 1912--Amelia Peabody and her dashing archeologist husband, Radcliffe Emerson, are once again in danger as they search for a priceless, stolen bust of legendary Queen Nefertiti and Amelia finds herself the target of assassins in this long-awaited, eagerly anticipated final installment of Elizabeth Peters' bestselling, beloved mystery series.