New Release Hardbacks 01/28/2016

The Swans of Fifth Avenue Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780345528698
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Published: Delacorte Press - January 26th, 2016

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Theauthor of The Aviator's Wife returns with a triumphant new novel about New York's Swans of the 1950s and the scandalous, headline-making, and enthralling friendship between literary legend Truman Capote and peerless socialite Babe Paley.


Shaker Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385350037
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - January 26th, 2016

Meet Roy Cooper, stoic, unassuming "errand runner" for various New York criminals. Roy arrives in Los Angeles to shoot a man named Martin Shine a week after a powerful earthquake has knocked out cell service, buckled the freeways, and thrown L.A. into chaos. Roy doesn't know who Shine is or why he has to die, but he does his job and does it well.


Presumed Puzzled Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250061232
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Published: Minotaur Books - January 19th, 2016

Jessica Fletcher meets Groucho Marx "RT BookReviews"

A shocking crime of passion has Bakerhaven buzzing

The Puzzle Lady gets more than she bargained for when she's hired to track down Paula Martindale's straying husband. She finds him, all right hacked to pieces on his living room rug, while his blood-drenched wife haunts the crime scene clutching a butcher knife.


Sanctuary Bay Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250051363
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - January 19th, 2016

Downward Facing Death: A Mystery Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250067371
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Published: Minotaur Books - January 19th, 2016

After ten years away, Keeley Carpenter is excited to be back in Belfrey, the traditional English village hometown she fled as a shy teen, with a plan to reopen her father's neglected butcher shop as a yoga cafe, where she will sell delicious vegetarian food by day and teach yoga classes at night.


The Plague of Thieves Affair Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780765381040
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Published: Forge - January 26th, 2016

Sabina Carpenter and John Quinncannon are no stranger to mysteries. In the five years since they opened Carpenter and Quinncannon, Professional Detective Services, they have solved dozens, but one has eluded even them: Sherlock Holmes or, rather, the madman claiming his identity, who keeps showing up with a frustrating (though admittedly useful) knack for solving difficult cases.


Ice Chest Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781940610801
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Published: Polis Books - February 9th, 2016

A smart, sexy and hilarious heist novel about a crew of thieves who attempt to steal the world's most valuable jewels from the world's most valuable body.


The Last Dawn: A Mystery Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250048035
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Published: Minotaur Books - January 26th, 2016

"It is time to die "

1989. It's been three years since Captain Ajax Montoya cleared the smoke and blood from his last case and what a three years. The old world order is coming down along with the Berlin Wall, and the Soviet Evil Empire is being born to the ash heap of history by its once captive people.


The Samaritan Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781605989532
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Published: Pegasus Books - February 2016

A sadistic serial killer has been operating undetected for a decade, preying on lone female drivers whose cars have broken down. The press dub the killer 'the Samaritan, ' but with no leads--and a killer who leaves no traces--the police investigation quickly grinds to a halt That's when Carter Blake shows up to volunteer his services.


The Bands of Mourning Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780765378576
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Published: Tor Books - January 26th, 2016

The #1 "New York Times" bestselling author returns to the world of "Mistborn "with the follow-up to "Shadows of Self"
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With "The Alloy of Law "and "Shadows of Self," Brandon Sanderson surprised readers with a "New York Times "bestselling spinoff of his Mistborn books, set after the action of the trilogy, in a period corresponding to late 19th-century America.


Medusa's Web Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062262455
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Published: William Morrow & Company - January 19th, 2016

From the award-winning author of Hide Me Among the Graves, Last Call, Declare, and Three Days to Never, a phantasmagoric, thrilling, mind-bending tale of speculative fiction in which one man must uncover occult secrets of 1920s Hollywood to save his family.


The Man Without a Shadow Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062416094
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Published: Ecco Press - January 19th, 2016

In this taut and fascinating novel, the bestselling, New York Times bestselling and National Book Award-winning author of The Sacrifice, The Accursed, and Lovely, Dark, Deep examines the mysteries of memory, personality, and identity and pierces the enigmatic force that drives human lives--love.


The Mystery of Hollow Places Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062373342
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Published: Balzer & Bray/Harperteen - January 26th, 2016

The Mystery of Hollow Places is a gorgeously written, stunningly original novel of love, loss, and identity, from debut author Rebecca Podos.


A Prisoner in Malta Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250058423
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Published: Minotaur Books - January 26th, 2016

In 1583, the nineteen-year-old Christopher Marlowe---with a reputation as a brawler, a womanizer, a genius, and a social upstart at Cambridge University---is visited by a man representing Marlowe's benefactors. There are rumors of a growing plot against her majesty Queen Elizabeth I, and the Queen's spymaster, Sir Francis Walsingham, has charged young Marlowe with tracking down the truth.


Dearly Departed Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781617736827
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Published: Kensington Publishing Corporation - January 26th, 2016

"Fasten your seat belts and prepare to be entertained " --Maddy Hunter on "Toured to Death"
Fanny and Amy Abel, the dynamic mother-and-daughter owners of a NYC travel agency, have just booked their biggest trip yet. But with danger in the air, the itinerary may include murder...


Staked Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780345548511
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Published: Del Rey Books - January 26th, 2016

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Iron Druid Atticus O Sullivan, hero of Kevin Hearne's epicurban fantasy series, has a point to make and then drive into a vampire's heart.


Scarlet Women: The Scandalous Lives of Courtesans, Concubines, and Royal Mistresses Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250062635
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Published: Thomas Dunne Books - January 26th, 2016

In 1965, an impoverished elderly woman was found dead in Nice, France. Her death marked the end of an era; she was the last of the great courtesans. Known as La Belle Otero, she was a volcanic Spanish beauty whose patrons included Kaiser Wilhelm II, the Prince of Wales (later King Edward VII) and Grand Duke Nicholas of Russia. She accumulated an enormous fortune, but gambled it all away.


Coconut Cowboy Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062240040
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Published: William Morrow & Company - January 26th, 2016

Channeling his inner Easy Rider, Serge Storms saddles up for his most epic, lethal, and hilarious road trip ever as he revvs off to find the lost American Dream . . . starting in the Florida Panhandle.


The Poison Artist Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780544520561
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - January 26th, 2016

"An electrifying read... I haven't read anything so terrifying since Red Dragon." --Stephen King

"Patient, stylish and incredibly suspenseful"--Lee Child

"Magnificent, thoroughly unnerving...I dare you to look away." --Justin Cronin


The Language of the Dead: A World War II Mystery Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781605986968
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Published: Pegasus Books - April 15th, 2015

Not long after the murder, a young woman who is carrying the illegitimate child of a fighter pilot also is violently killed; then a local drunkard ends up in the race of an abandoned mill with the back of his head bashed in. As the Germans continue their relentless attack, Detective Inspector Thomas Lamb rushes to solve the crimes.


NYPD Red 4 Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316407069
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Published: Little Brown and Company - January 25th, 2016

NYPD Red chases a ruthless murderer with an uncontrollable lust for money--and blood. It's another glamorous night in the heart of Manhattan: at a glitzy movie premiere, a gorgeous starlet, dressed to the nines and dripping in millions of dollars' worth of jewelry on loan, makes her way past a horde of fans and paparazzi.