New Paperbacks 11/03/2015

The Humbug Murders: An Ebenezer Scrooge Mystery Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781476792347
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Published: Pocket Books - October 27th, 2015

Ebenezer Scrooge from Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol investigates a shocking murder--before he becomes the next victim--in this playful mystery in a new series from a New York Times bestselling author.


Tom Clancy Full Force and Effect Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780425279779
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Published: Berkley Books - October 27th, 2015

President Jack Ryan faces an old challenge with a terrifying new twist in this thrilling novel in the #1 New York Times bestselling series.


Reap the Wind Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780451419071
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Published: Berkley Books - November 3rd, 2015

From the New York Times bestselling author of Tempt the Stars comes the latest in the series that's -well worth getting hooked on-(Fresh Fiction).


Viking Bay Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780451472540
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Published: Blue Rider Press - November 3rd, 2015

The second installment in M.A. Lawson's thrilling Kay Hamilton series

"Glock-toting, fast-thinking, wise-cracking... Kay Hamilton is one of the toughest gals] going."--Stephen Hunter, New York Times bestselling author of I, Ripper


Let's Kill Mom: Four Texas Teens and a Horrifying Murder Pact Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780425280379
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Published: Berkley Books - November 3rd, 2015

In September, 2008, Roanoke, Texas, police discovered a house of horrors: poisoned pudding, a bathtub set up for electrocution, a bloody butcher knife, and a hank of chopped-off hair. The worst was yet to come...


The Burning Room Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781455524181
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Published: Vision - October 27th, 2015

The new thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Michael Connelly follows Detective Harry Bosch and his new partner as they investigate a recent murder where the trigger was pulled nine years earlier.


Wait for Signs: Twelve Longmire Stories Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780143127826
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Published: Penguin Books - October 27th, 2015

A New York Times-bestselling collection of Longmire adventures

Craig Johnson's The Highwayman and An Obvious Fact are now available from Viking.


Lock No. 1 Cover Image
By Georges Simenon, David Coward (Translator)
$11.00
ISBN: 9780141396101
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Published: Penguin Books - October 27th, 2015

A new translation of Georges Simenon's novel set in claustraphobic provincial town, book eighteen in the new Penguin Maigret series.


Mr Hire's Engagement Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780141978468
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Published: Penguin Books - October 27th, 2015

Panique, the 1947 French film noir classic based on Mr. Hire's Engagement, will be reissued by Rialto Pictures in January 2017

Georges Simenon's chilling portrayal of tragic love, persecution and betrayal.


Mrs. Roosevelt's Confidante Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780804178709
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Published: Bantam - October 27th, 2015

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER In this riveting mystery fromSusan Elia MacNeal, England's most daring spy, Maggie Hope, travels across the pond to America, where a looming scandal poses a grave threat to the White House and the Allied cause.


The Devious Dr. Jekyll: An Electric Empire Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062363107
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Published: Voyager - October 27th, 2015

Dr. Eliza Jekyll, heroine of the electrifying The Diabolical Miss Hyde--an edgy steampunk retelling of the classic Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde--investigates a bizarre murder case in an alternate Victorian London while battling her treacherous secret half: Lizzie Hyde.


The Infinite Sea: The Second Book of the 5th Wave Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781101996980
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Published: Speak - November 3rd, 2015

The riveting follow-up to the New York Times bestselling The 5th Wave, hailed by Justin Cronin as "wildly entertaining."

How do you rid the Earth of seven billion humans? Rid the humans of their humanity.


Cobra Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780802124227
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Published: Grove Press - November 10th, 2015

At the start of this masterful thriller, a famous English mathematician is kidnapped and his two bodyguards are killed at a guest house in the beautiful wine country outside Cape Town. It's clearly a professional hit, and the spent shell cases offer a chilling clue: Each is engraved with the head of a spitting cobra.


Death at the Abbey Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781617736452
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Published: Kensington Publishing Corporation - October 27th, 2015

While on a much-needed respite with her husband Sam in Nottinghamshire, undertaker Violet Harper is summoned to Welbeck Abbey by the Fifth Duke of Portland to prepare a body. His Grace is known as the "mad duke," and Violet has more than an inkling of why when she arrives at the grand estate and discovers that the corpse in question is that of the duke's favorite raven, Aristotle.


Carol Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780393352689
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - November 9th, 2015

Now a major motion picture.

Patricia Highsmith's story of romantic obsession may be one of the most important, but still largely unrecognized, novels of the twentieth century. First published in 1952 and touted as "the novel of a love that society forbids," the book soon became a cult classic.


Kill 'em with Cayenne: A Mystery Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250075246
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Published: Minotaur Books - November 3rd, 2015

A brand new finger-lickin' good mystery featuring small-town Georgia spice shop owner Piper Prescott, a smart and spunky amateur sleuth


Last Days of the Condor Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780765378415
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Published: Forge - November 3rd, 2015

Look in the mirror: You're nobody anybody knows. You know pursuing the truth will get you killed. But you refuse to just fade away.


The Bottom of Your Heart: Inferno for Commissario Ricciardi Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781609452933
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Published: Europa Editions - November 3rd, 2015

In the middle of a summer heat wave, as Naples prepares for one of its most important holy days, a renowned surgeon falls to his death from the window of his office. For Commissario Ricciardi and Brigadier Maione it is the beginning of an investigation that will bring them into contact with the most torrid, conflicting and enduring of human passions.


The Secret Life of Anna Blanc Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781633880801
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Published: Seventh Street Books - November 3rd, 2015

It's 1907 Los Angeles. Mischievous socialite Anna Blanc is the kind of young woman who devours purloined crime novels--but must disguise them behind covers of more domestically-appropriate reading. She could match wits with Sherlock Holmes, but in her world women are not allowed to hunt criminals.


Irene: The Commandant Camille Verhoeven Trilogy Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781623656645
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Published: Maclehose Press Quercus - November 3rd, 2015

Camille Verhoeven, whose diminutive stature belies his fierce intensity, has reached an unusually content (for him) place in life. he is respected by his colleagues and he and his lovely wife, Irene, are expecting their first child.


Merry Christmas, Alex Cross Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781455544943
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - November 3rd, 2015

It's Christmas Eve and Detective Alex Cross has been called out to catch someone who's robbing his church's poor box. That mission behind him, Alex returns home to celebrate with Bree, Nana, and his children. The tree decorating is barely underway before his phone rings again-a horrific hostage situation is quickly spiraling out of control.


The Gift of Darkness Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781623656522
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Published: Quercus Books - November 3rd, 2015

In Seattle's upscale Blueridge neighborhood, James Sinclair, his wife Anne, and their two small boys are found brutally murdered in their home. Their bodies are carefully laid out: blindfolded, hands tied, and crosses drawn in blood across their foreheads. Above the bedroom door, the words "thirteen days" are scratched into the frame.


White Collar Girl Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780451474971
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Published: Berkley Books - November 3rd, 2015

The latest novel from the bestselling author of Dollface and What the Lady Wants takes us deep into the tumultuous world of 1950s Chicago where a female journalist struggles with the heavy price of ambition...


Sweet Nothing: Stories Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316327589
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Published: Mulholland Books - November 3rd, 2015

Saint Odd: An Odd Thomas Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780345545893
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Published: Bantam - November 3rd, 2015

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY SUSPENSE MAGAZINE - Includes Dean Koontz's short story "You Are Destined to Be Together Forever"--its first time in print


Enter Pale Death Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781616956172
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Published: Soho Crime - November 3rd, 2015

One morning before dawn in the stables of her country estate, Lady Truelove meets a violent death in an encounter with a dangerous horse. Classified as death by misadventure, this appears a gruesome accident.


Planetfall Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780425282397
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Published: Ace Books - November 3rd, 2015

From Emma Newman, the award-nominated author of Between Two Thorns, comes a novel of how one secret withheld to protect humanity's future might be its undoing...


A Touch of Dead Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780425283844
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Published: Ace Books - November 3rd, 2015

A Sookie Stackhouse short story collection from #1 New York Times bestselling author Charlaine Harris.


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By the Book: Writers on Literature and the Literary Life from the New York Times Book Review Cover Image
By Pamela Paul (Editor), Scott Turow (Foreword by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250074690
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Published: Picador USA - November 3rd, 2015

Sixty-five of the world's leading writers open up about the books and authors that have meant the most to them


The Marauders Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780804140584
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Published: Broadway Books - November 3rd, 2015

When the BP oil spill devastates the Gulf coast, those who made a living by shrimping find themselves in dire straits. For the oddballs and lowlifes who inhabit the sleepy, working class bayou town of Jeannette, these desperate circumstances serve as the catalyst that pushes them to enact whatever risky schemes they can dream up to reverse their fortunes.


Tightrope Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781590517239
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Published: Other Press (NY) - November 3rd, 2015

From the author of the best-selling and Booker Prize-shortlisted The Glass Room and Trapeze
An historical thriller that brings back Marian Sutro, ex-Special Operations agent, and traces her romantic and political exploits in post-World War II London, where the Cold War is about to reshape old loyalties


Into a Raging Blaze Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781623656553
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Quercus Books - November 3rd, 2015

In September 2011, things are going well for Carina Dymek. The intelligent, determined young woman has expertly carried out her duties as EU Coordinator for the Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs. A promotion is likely any day now.