New Releases Hardbacks 04/08/2015

The Alpine Zen Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780345535351
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Published: Ballantine Books - April 7th, 2015

The picturesque town of Alpine in the foothills of Washington state's Cascade Mountains home to Emma Lord and her weekly newspaper "The Alpine Advocate" has long charmed and enthralled mystery lovers. Now, with "The Alpine Zen, " Mary Daheim has at last reached the anticipated letter of "Z." Her legion of avid armchair sleuths will relish this deliciously gripping novel.


Killer, Come Hither Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385539142
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Published: Nan A. Talese - April 7th, 2015

From the master observer of upper-crust New York life comes a sly, pacey international thriller ranging from the suites of an elite Manhattan law firm to the tidy elegance of Sag Harbor and the rough and tumble western plains of Brazil.


The Water Museum: Stories Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316334372
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Published: Little Brown and Company - April 7th, 2015

NAMED NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR by "Washington Post," BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR: "Kirkus Reviews," NPR, "Men's Journal"
A new short story collection from Luis Alberto Urrea, bestselling author of "The Hummingbird's Daughter "and "The Devil's Highway."


Visiting Hours: A Memoir of Friendship and Murder Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780399172076
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Published: Blue Rider Press - April 7th, 2015

"A gripping and poignant memoir."-Kirkus


Miss Julia Lays Down the Law Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525427094
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Published: Viking - April 7th, 2015

It's up to Miss Julia to sort out the murder of a hoity-toity newcomer in the latest addition to the New York Times bestselling series. Look out for the newest in the series, Miss Julia Weathers the Storm, coming from Viking in April 2017.


Pride V. Prejudice: A Claire Malloy Mystery Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250011954
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Published: Minotaur Books - April 7th, 2015

Claire Malloy, for as long as she can remember, has been the local bookseller and owner of the Book Depot and the widowed mother of teenage Caron, who frequently speaks in ALL CAPS. But her life has changed dramatically in recent years. Claire has married her longtime beau, Deputy Police Chief Peter Rosen.


Black Scorpion: The Tyrant Reborn Cover Image
By Jon Land, Fabrizio Boccardi (Created by)
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ISBN: 9780765337238
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Published: Forge - April 7th, 2015

The next adventure of "The Seven Sins"' Michael "The Tyrant" Tiranno, Jon Land's "Black Scorpion "is a pulse pounding action-thriller as he takes on a worldwide human trafficking cabal.


Compulsion Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250035028
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Published: Minotaur Books - April 7th, 2015

Investigative reporter Maxine Revere has a theory: that the five New York City murders for which Adam Bachman is being tried are just part of his killing spree. In probing the disappearance of a retired couple who vanished the prior summer, Max uncovers striking similarities to Bachman's MO and develops a theory that Bachman wasn't working alone.


Scent of Murder Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780765378477
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Published: Forge - April 7th, 2015

Two years after being tossed from the detective bureau for using questionable tactics while catching a child molester, deputy Tim Hallett's life is finally on track. Assigned to a special K-9 unit with the best partner in the world, a Belgian Malinois named Rocky, Hallett has finally learned to balance police work with his family life.


One Mile Under: A Ty Hauck Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780061655999
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Published: William Morrow & Company - April 7th, 2015

In New York Times bestselling author Andrew Gross's propulsive thriller, set amid the drought-stricken oil country of Colorado's beautiful high plains, Ty Hauck makes his long-awaited return rallying beaten-down farmers and ranchers against a giant energy company in a deadly confrontation involving murder, retaliation, and cover-up.


The Arc of the Swallow Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781623654122
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Published: Quercus Books - April 7th, 2015

Danish author S.J. Gazan established herself as an international talent to watch with her debut thriller novel, The Dinosaur Feather. In addition to being named "Crime Novel of the Decade" by the Danish Broadcasting Corporation, NPR's Maureen Corrigan called it her favorite mystery of 2013, and The Wall Street Journal's Tom Nolan placed it in his year-end top ten list.