New Releases Hardcover 10/28/2014

The Perfect Kill: 21 Laws for Assassins Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780399168574
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Published: Blue Rider Press - October 28th, 2014

What is the definition of assassination? Robert B. Baer's boss at the CIA once told him, It's a bullet with a man's name on it. Sometimes assassination is the senseless act of a psychotic, a bloodletting without social value. Other times, it can be the sanest and most humane way to change the course of conflict one bullet, one death, case closed.


The Handsome Man's de Luxe Cafe: No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (15) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780307911544
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Published: Pantheon Books - October 28th, 2014

The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency often helps people find things they have lost. But they have never had to help a client find herself until now, in this latest installment of Alexander McCall Smith's best-selling and beloved series.


Empire of Sin: A Story of Sex, Jazz, Murder, and the Battle for Modern New Orleans Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780770437060
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Published: Crown Publishing Group (NY) - October 28th, 2014

From bestselling author Gary Krist, a vibrant and immersive account of New Orleans other civil war, at a time when commercialized vice, jazz culture, and endemic crime defined the battlegrounds of the Crescent City


Prince Lestat Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780307962522
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - October 28th, 2014

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The Book of Strange New Things Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780553418842
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Published: Hogarth - October 28th, 2014

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The King's Return Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593068908
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Published: Transworld Publishers - June 2014

Murder, deceit, and lies under a new monarch in 17th century London


The Compleat Ankh-Morpork Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385538237
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Published: Doubleday Books - October 28th, 2014

A brand-new street directory of Discworld city Ankh-Morpork complete with a beautifully illustrated pull-out map.
'There's a saying that all roads lead to Ankh-Morpork. And it's wrong. All roads lead away from Ankh-Morpork, but sometimes people just walk along the wrong way.'


Jane and the Twelve Days of Christmas Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781616954239
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Published: Soho Crime - October 28th, 2014

Jane Austen turns sleuth in this delightful murder mystery set over the twelve days of a Regency-Era Christmas party.


The Social Climber's Bible: A Book of Manners, Practical Tips, and Spiritual Advice for the Upwardly Mobile Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780143125204
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Published: Penguin Books - October 28th, 2014

Welcome fledging Social Climbers Allow us to show you the way.
Birds do it, bees do it, even educated fleas do it, so what's the big deal? You shouldn t be punished for wanting to improve your lot in life This is America, after all.


The Slow Regard of Silent Things Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780756410438
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Published: Daw Books - October 28th, 2014

Discover #1 New York Times-bestselling Patrick Rothfuss' epic fantasy universe of The Kingkiller Chronicle, in this illustrated companion novella, The Slow Regard of Silent Things.


Ho-Ho-Homicide Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780758292834
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Published: Kensington Publishing Corporation - October 28th, 2014

Business is booming at the Scottish Emporium in Moosetookalook, Maine, and Liss MacCrimmon Ruskin couldn't be happier--or busier. A romantic getaway at a rustic Christmas tree farm is just what she needs. But the property's mysterious past has her feeling less than merry. . .


The Boy Who Killed Demons Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781468309607
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Published: Overlook Press - October 15th, 2014

Once Henry catches onto the real Mr. Hanley, he starts to see demons all around him, and his boring, adolescent life is transformed. There's no more time for friends or sports or the lovely Sally Freeman--instead Henry must work his way through ancient texts and hunt down the demons before they steal any more innocent children.


Did She Kill Him?: A Torrid True Story of Adultery, Arsenic, and Murder in Victorian England Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781468309348
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Published: Overlook Press - October 15th, 2014

Florence's fate was fiercely debated in the courtroom, on the front pages of the newspapers and in parlours and backyards across the country. Did she poison her husband? Was her previous in-fidelity proof of murderous intentions? Was James' own habit of self-medicating to blame for his de-mise?


Havana Storm: A Dirk Pitt Adventure Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780399172922
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - October 28th, 2014

Renowned marine adventurer Dirk Pitt returns to stem a toxic outbreak in the thrilling novel from the grand master of adventure and #1 New York Times-bestselling author.