New Releases 07/08/14

The Cat Sitter's Nine Lives Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250009333
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Published: Minotaur Books - July 8th, 2014

Plucky heroine Dixie Hemingway is back in this ninth installment of Blaize Clement's beloved cozy mystery series.


The Good, the Bad, and the Emus Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250009500
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Published: Minotaur Books - July 8th, 2014

Life will never be the same for Meg Langslow after family secrets are revealed, introducing a whole new layer of intrigue in Donna Andrews's beloved series.


Act of War: A Thriller Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781476717128
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Published: Atria Books - July 8th, 2014

#1 New York Times bestselling author Brad Thor delivers his most frightening and pulse-pounding thriller ever

After a CIA agent mysteriously dies overseas, his top asset surfaces with a startling and terrifying claim. There's just one problem--no one knows if she can be trusted.


The Dead Will Tell Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250029577
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Published: Minotaur Books - July 8th, 2014

A "Boston Globe "Best Book of 2014

Everyone in Painters Mill knows the abandoned Hochstetler farm is haunted. But only a handful of the residents remember the terrible secrets lost in the muted/hushed whispers of time and now death is stalking them, seemingly from the grave.


The Competition Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316220972
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Published: Mulholland Books - July 8th, 2014

In Marcia Clark's most electrifying thriller yet, Los Angeles District Attorney Rachel Knight investigates a horrifying high school massacre.
A Columbine-style shooting at a high school in the San Fernando Valley has left a community shaken to its core. Two students are identified as the killers. Both are dead, believed to have committed a mutual suicide.


The Accidental Apprentice Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250045553
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Published: Minotaur Books - July 8th, 2014

"In life you never get what you deserve. You get what you negotiate."
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Don't Try to Find Me Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062305848
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Published: William Morrow & Company - July 8th, 2014

When a fourteen-year-old runs away, her parents turn to social media to find her--launching a public campaign that will expose their darkest secrets and change their family forever, in this suspenseful and gripping debut for fans of Reconstructing Amelia and Gone Girl.


Police at the Funeral Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781781167953
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Published: Hard Case Crime - July 8th, 2014

The final novel from 'The Twenty-Year Death trilogy.' This installment is set in 1951 in the style of classic crime writer, Jim Thompson.


Malniveau Prison Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781781167939
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Published: Hard Case Crime - July 8th, 2014

The body found in the gutter in France led the police inspector to the dead man's beautiful daughter - and to her hot-tempered husband.


The Falling Star Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781781167946
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Published: Hard Case Crime - July 8th, 2014

This installment is set in 1941 in the style of classic crime writer Raymond Chandler.


Kill City Blues Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062197610
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Published: Voyager - July 8th, 2014

New York Times bestselling author Richard Kadrey's fifth Sandman Slim adventure.

James Stark, aka Sandman Slim, has lost the Qomrama Om Ya, an all-powerful weapon from the banished older gods. Older gods who are returning and searching for their lost power.


A Spider in the Cup Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781616953768
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Published: Soho Crime - July 8th, 2014

London, 1933: An amateur dowsing team searching the Thames for precious metals unearths the body of a young woman with a priceless coin in her mouth. The case falls on Scotland Yard Assistant Commissioner Joe Sandilands, but he has another, very high-profile assignment.


Private L.A. Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781455515912
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - July 8th, 2014

Private's Jack Morgan investigates the disappearance of the biggest superstar couple in Hollywood.

Thom and Jennifer Harlow are the perfect couple, with three perfect children. They maybe two of the biggest mega movie stars in the world, but they're also great parents, philanthropists and just all-around good people.


The Stone Boy Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781455547623
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - July 8th, 2014

The bestselling French phenomenon, winner of the Prix Lion Noir, now available in English for the first time...


Come, Sweet Death! Cover Image
By Wolf Haas, Annie Janusch (Translator)
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ISBN: 9781612193397
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Published: Melville House Publishing - July 8th, 2014

Disillusioned ex-cop Simon Brenner decides to take a job as an ambulance driver in the hopes of getting away from the drudgery and corruption of the police force. But the ambulance service he goes to work for has a problem - their major competitors are beating them to every pick-up, as if they're somehow listening in on their radio communications.


The Good Thief's Guide to Berlin Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250049315
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Published: Minotaur Books - July 8th, 2014

You can't keep a good thief down . . . Charlie Howard is back and robbing the city of Berlin blind, until he witnesses a murder being committed right before his eyes


The Black Hour Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781616148850
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Published: Seventh Street Books - July 8th, 2014

For Chicago sociology professor Amelia Emmet, violence was a research topic--until a student she'd never met shot her.
He also shot himself. Now he's dead and she's back on campus, trying to keep up with her class schedule, a growing problem with painkillers, and a question she can't let go: Why?