New Releases 10/24/2017

The Body on the Doorstep Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781785761201
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Published: Bonnier Zaffre - November 1st, 2017

Kent, 1796: shocked to discover a dying man on his doorstep--and lucky to avoid a bullet himself--Reverend Hardcastle finds himself entrusted with the victim's cryptic last words. With smuggling rife on England's south-east coast, the obvious conclusion is that this was a falling out among thieves. But why is the leader of the local Customs service so reluctant to investigate?


High Heat Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781484787854
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Published: Kingswell - October 24th, 2017

An ISIS-style beheading of a journalist, carried out by a New York City group pledging fealty to that rogue state, becomes more than just another case for NYPD Captain Nikki Heat when the killers announce their next target: her husband, magazine writer Jameson Rook. Meanwhile, Heat is haunted by a fleeting glimpse of someone she swears is her mother...


Gone Astray Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781447284185
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Published: Pan MacMillan - October 1st, 2017

Lesley and her husband Mack are the sudden winners of a 15 million EuroMillions jackpot. They move with their 15-year-old daughter Rosie to an exclusive gated estate, leaving behind their ordinary lives--and friends--as they are catapulted into wealth beyond their wildest dreams.


Devil Take the Hindmost Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781910449912
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Published: Freight Books - October 1st, 2017

Devil Take the Hindmost is a gripping historical noir set during the amphetamine-fueled craze for velodrome racing which took London by storm in the late 1920s. Into this world stumbles Paul, a bewildered Scottish farmboy running away from home.


Inherit the Bones: A Mystery Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250145598
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Published: Minotaur Books - October 24th, 2017

"I couldn't put down Inherit the Bones. Small town Colorado police detective Gemma Monroe is a human and fallible heroine I can't wait to meet again, and Littlejohn's prose is lyrical and gripping--the book is a sure bet for one of the finest debut novels of the year."
--Deborah Crombie

Secrets and lies can't stay buried forever in Cedar Valley.


The Black Book Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781455542673
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 24th, 2017

A THRILLING NEW STANDALONE FROM THE WORLD'S #1 BESTSELLING AUTHOR

How can you prove your innocence when you can't remember the crime?


Tell the Truth, Shame the Devil Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316349307
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Published: Mulholland Books - October 24th, 2017

"More than a crime story; it's jam-packed with family drama and heartbreak. Highly recommended for suspense and mystery fans." --Library Journal

In the wake of a devastating bombing, a father risks everything to find out who was responsible.


Fields Where They Lay Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781616958640
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Published: Soho Crime - October 24th, 2017

"Burglar Junior Bender may just be our favorite literary P.I."--Entertainment Weekly

It's three days until Christmas and Junior Bender, Hollywood's fasttalking fixer for the felonious, is up to his ears in shopping mall Santas, Russian mobsters, desperate holiday shoppers, and ('tis the season) murder.


Sherlock Holmes - The Legacy of Deeds Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781785652066
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Published: Titan Books (UK) - October 24th, 2017

A DARK PAST

It is 1894, and Sherlock Holmes is called to a Covent Garden art gallery where dozens of patrons lie dead before a painting of the Undying Man.


Collected Millar: The First Detectives: The Invisible Worm; The Weak-Eyed Bat; The Devil Loves Me; Wall of Eyes; The Iron Gates Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781681990316
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Published: Soho Syndicate - October 24th, 2017

Margaret Millar started her brilliant writing career with novels featuring two very different detectives: the psychologist Dr. Paul Prye and Inspector Sands of Toronto's police department.


King Death/I Am Still the Greatest Says Johnny Angelo Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781843448976
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Published: Oldcastle Books - November 1st, 2017

I Am Still the Greatest Says Johnny Angelo is Nik Cohn's hymn to rock as myth, in all its crazed, absurd and glorious excess. Johnny Angelo is the pop star to end all pop stars--narcissistic, mock-heroic, and massively destructive. The novel follows his progress from warped infancy to final messianic explosion.


Headbanger/Sad Bastard Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781843449010
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Published: Oldcastle Books - November 1st, 2017

Headbanger Garda Pat Coyne is a Dublin policeman who is passionately devoted to sorting out the world's problems. He sees cars, crime, pollution and golf as ominous signs of a disintegrating society. Coyne's principal mission is to deal with crime, Ireland's biggest growth industry. Though only a cop on the beat, he decides to take on the notorious gang leader, Drummer Cunningham.


The Big Book of Rogues and Villains Cover Image
By Otto Penzler (Editor)
$25.00
ISBN: 9780525432487
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Published: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard - October 24th, 2017

Edgar Award-winning editor Otto Penzler's new anthology brings together the most cunning, ruthless, and brilliant criminals in mystery fiction, for the biggest compendium of bad guys (and girls) ever assembled.