New Release Hardbacks 07/15/2015

The Watchmaker of Filigree Street Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781620408339
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Published: Bloomsbury USA - July 14th, 2015

1883. Thaniel Steepleton returns home to his tiny London apartment to find a gold pocket watch on his pillow. Six months later, the mysterious timepiece saves his life, drawing him away from a blast that destroys Scotland Yard. At last, he goes in search of its maker, Keita Mori, a kind, lonely immigrant from Japan.


Flask of the Drunken Master: A Shinobi Mystery Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250027061
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Published: Minotaur Books - July 14th, 2015

August 1565: When a rival artisan turns up dead outside Ginjiro's brewery, and all the evidence implicates the brewer, master ninja Hiro Hattori and Portuguese Jesuit Father Mateo must find the killer before the magistrate executes Ginjiro and seizes the brewery, leaving his wife and daughter destitute.


Zerozerozero: Look at Cocaine and All You See Is Powder. Look Through Cocaine and You See the World. Cover Image
By Roberto Saviano, Virginia Jewiss (Translator)
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ISBN: 9781594205507
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Published: Penguin Press - July 14th, 2015

From the author of the #1 international bestseller Gomorrah comes anelectrifying investigation of the international cocaine trade, as viciousas it is powerful, and its hidden role in the global economy


Naked Greed Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780399174667
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - July 14th, 2015

The outstanding new thriller from #1 New York Times-bestselling author Stuart Woods.


The Naked Eye Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250020543
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Published: St. Martin's Press - July 14th, 2015

"How can you catch a killer when everyone thinks he's dead?"


Deadly Election Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250063984
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Published: Minotaur Books - July 14th, 2015

In the first century A.D., during Domitian's reign, Flavia Albia is ready for a short break from her family. So despite the oppressive July heat, she returns to Rome, leaving them at their place on the coast. Albia, daughter of Marcus Didius Falco, the famed private informer (now retired), has taken up her father's former profession, and it's time to get back to work.


After the Storm Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250061560
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Published: Minotaur Books - July 14th, 2015

In this electrifying thriller by "New York Times" bestseller Linda Castillo, Kate Burkholder must uncover a family's long-hidden past to solve a brutal murder


Armada Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780804137256
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Published: Crown Publishing Group (NY) - July 14th, 2015

From the author of Ready Player One, a rollicking alien invasion thriller that embraces and subverts science-fiction conventions as only Ernest Cline can.


Cold Frame Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250059338
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Published: St. Martin's Press - July 14th, 2015

The downtown area of today's Washington, D.C., has become an armed camp. Men with assault rifles crouch on top of monuments and buildings. Anti-missile sites bristle on the White House roof. Meter maids carry Glocks and tactical radios, all in the name of federal CT: counterterrorism.


Open Grave: A Mystery Cover Image
By Kjell Eriksson, Paul Norlen (Translator)
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ISBN: 9781250025494
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Published: Minotaur Books - July 14th, 2015

Already a star in Europe and the Nordic countries, Kjell Eriksson has American critics raving. In this new book in the Ann Lindell series, Professor Bertram von Ohler has been awarded the Nobel Prize for medicine. This news causes problems in his otherwise quiet upper-class neighborhood. Not everybody is happy with the choice of winner.


The Art of the Con: The Most Notorious Fakes, Frauds, and Forgeries in the Art World Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781137279873
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Published: St. Martin's Press - July 14th, 2015

Art scams are today so numerous that the specter of a lawsuit arising from a mistaken attribution has scared a number of experts away from the business of authentication and forgery, and with good reason. Art scams are increasingly convincing and involve incredible sums of money. The cons perpetrated by unscrupulous art dealers and their accomplices are proportionately elaborate.