New Releases Paperbacks 10/28/2014

Picture Perfect: The Jodi Arias Story: A Beautiful Photographer, Her Mormon Lover, and a Brutal Murder Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250003539
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Published: St. Martin's True Crime - October 28th, 2014

A DEVOTED BACHELOR


Dark City: Repairman Jack: The Early Years Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780765368041
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Published: Tor Books - October 28th, 2014

Dark City is the second of a new prequel trilogy, Repairman Jack: The Early Years by F. Paul Wilson.


Rosemary and Crime Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250057754
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Published: St. Martin's Press - October 28th, 2014

Murder comes well-seasoned in this charming mystery featuring a smart and spunky new amateur sleuth, small-town Georgia spice shop owner Piper Prescott


Burn for Me Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062289230
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Published: Avon Books - October 28th, 2014

#1 New York Times bestselling author Ilona Andrews launches a brand-new Hidden Legacy series, in which one woman must place her trust in a seductive, dangerous man who sets off an even more dangerous desire . . .


The Cat, the Devil, and Lee Fontana Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062268822
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Published: Avon Books - October 28th, 2014

Shirley Rousseau Murphy, the acclaimed author of the award-winning Joe Grey mystery series, teams up with her husband, Pat J. J. Murphy, to conjure a charming supernatural adventure involving the devil, a thief, a bet, and a spirited phantom cat.


Christopher's Diary: Secrets of Foxworth Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781476790589
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Published: Pocket Books - October 28th, 2014

Jealousy, tragedy, survival, and revenge--the discovery of Christopher's diary in the ruins of Foxworth Hall brings new secrets of the Dollanganger family to light and obsesses a new generation.


Treacherous Tart Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781451689563
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Published: Pocket Books - October 28th, 2014

In this second charming novel in the Pie Shop cozy mystery series, a modern-day Lothario is shot dead, and it's up to Maggie to clear her aunt and partner-in-pie from the suspect list.

It's Christmastime at Pie in the Sky, Aunt Clara's pie shop, and she has a new beau, Donald Wickerson, who loves her Marvelous Mince Pies.


Cold Judgment Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780758289759
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Published: Kensington Publishing Corporation - October 28th, 2014

The Perfect Cure
On the surface they are beautiful and talented. But few know of the harrowing darkness inside each of them, how close they are to losing their tenuous grip on sanity. Dr. Elias is their only hope. But he's dying. And he's made his cold, final judgment: Those he can't cure, he must kill.
For The Perfect Crime


Going Dark Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250056412
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Published: St. Martin's Press - October 28th, 2014

"Master of suspense" (The New York Times Book Review) James W. Hall delivers another nail-biting Thorn thriller and this time, the stakes are higher than ever as Thorn embarks on a mission to save his newfound son.


Mirage Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780425250631
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Published: Berkley Books - October 28th, 2014

When a high-profile Russian prisoner warns of a deadly weapon designed by one of America's greatest inventors, Juan Cabrillo and the Oregon crew must race to uncover the truth in this adventure in the #1 New York Times-bestselling series.


Poirot and Me Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780755364220
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Published: Headline - July 15th, 2014

In the summer of 2013 David Suchet will film his final scenes as Hercule Poirot. After 24 years in the role, he will have played the character in every story that Agatha Christie wrote about him (bar one, deemed unfilmable) and he will bid adieu to a role and a character that have changed his life.


Death Comes to Pemberley (Movie Tie-In Edition) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780804173575
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Published: Vintage - October 7th, 2014


COMING SOON TO MASTERPIECE THEATRE(TM) PBS(R)


George Washington's Secret Six: The Spy Ring That Saved the American Revolution Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781595231109
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Published: Sentinel - October 28th, 2014

*Now with a new afterword containing never-before-seen research on the identity of the spy ring's most secret member, Agent 355

"This is my kind of history book. Get ready. Here's the action." --BRAD MELTZER, bestselling author of The Fifth Assassin and host of Decoded


The Killer Next Door Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780143126690
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Published: Penguin Books - October 28th, 2014

"The Killer Next Door is even better than The Wicked Girls]. Scary as hell. Great characters." --Stephen King

Winner of the Macavity Award for Best Mystery Novel and nominated for the Anthony Award for Best Paperback Original


The Case of the Love Commandos Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781451613285
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 28th, 2014

In one of the ten best mysteries of the year (Seattle Times), private investigator Vish Puri becomes embroiled in a high-stakes mystery involving one of India's most controversial commodities: love.


Thoreau on Wolf Hill Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780758290250
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Published: Kensington Publishing Corporation - October 28th, 2014

Far from the tranquility of Walden Pond, Henry David Thoreau confronts the chilling reality of an epidemic. . .as well as cold-blooded murder.


A Virtuous Death Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780758293268
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Published: Kensington Publishing Corporation - October 28th, 2014

Queen Victoria, still mourning her long-dead husband Prince Albert, has found solace in John Brown, an enigmatic palace servant who dabbles in the occult and keeps the grieving queen entertained with his tarot card readings. Undertaker Violet Harper is invited to attend one of Mr. Brown's infamous readings, during which he implies that Buckingham Palace will soon be shrouded in death's dark veil.


Death of a Bovver Boy: A Carolus Deene Mystery Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780897337335
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Published: Chicago Review Press - November 1st, 2014

Billed as "the ugliest case that Carolus Deene ever chose to investigate," Leo Bruce's "Death of a Bovver Boy" finds the redoubtable schoolmaster-turned-detective involved in yet another mystery murder--this time among teenage outcasts and skinheads in rural 1970s England.When Carolus's housekeeper, stoic Mrs.


The Black Lizard Big Book of Locked-Room Mysteries: The Most Complete Collection of Impossible-Crime Stories Ever Assembled Cover Image
By Otto Penzler (Editor)
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ISBN: 9780307743961
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Published: Vintage - October 28th, 2014

The Most Complete Collection of Impossible Crime Stories Ever Assembled, with puzzling mysteries byStephen King, Dashiell Hammett, Lawrence Block, Agatha Christie, Georges Simenon, Dorothy L. Sayers, P. G. Wodehouse, Erle Stanley Gardner, and many, many more


The Big Book of Christmas Mysteries Cover Image
By Otto Penzler (Editor)
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ISBN: 9780345802989
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Published: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard - October 22nd, 2013

Have yourself a crooked little Christmas with The Big Book of Christmas Mysteries.


Hunted Down: The Detective Stories of Charles Dickens Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780720610000
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Published: Peter Owen Publishers - April 1st, 2014

Aunique collection of Dickens stories, rarely seen in print, establishing him as one of the masters of the detective genre


Tooth for a Tooth Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781616954598
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Published: Soho Crime - October 28th, 2014

Skeletons emerge from a St. Andrews graveyard--and from Detective Inspector Andy Gilchrist's own past


The Shroud Maker Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780749958039
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Published: Piatkus - May 19th, 2015

A grisly find . . .


Heart of the Demon Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781907565267
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Published: Caffeine Nights Publishing - September 5th, 2012

The King's Exile Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780552166119
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Published: Corgi Books - November 1st, 2014

Thomas is deported to the Caribbean in the second of a fast-paced series that takes place during Restoration London


Dead Letters Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780750956574
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Published: History Press (SC) - October 1st, 2014

The third book featuring Inspector Best is a dramatic murder mystery set against a historic 1880 tragedy


The Murder of Patience Brooke Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780750954433
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Published: History Press Ltd - August 1st, 2014

The first in a series of Victorian mysteries featuring Charles Dickens turned detective


Traitor's Gate Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781781851821
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Published: Head of Zeus - October 1st, 2014

A nerve-shredding, intelligent thriller based around the first plot to kill Hitler, the story of a secret conflict ignited on the eve of World WarII

Conrad de Lancey has seen enough of evil: the shadow of fear on the faces of innocents; the roar of tanks through empty streets; the sudden lull before the slaughter begins. Franco's bloody insurrection taught this Englishman all about hell.


A Thief in the Night: And Other Adventures of the Septimus Society Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780750956284
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Published: History Press Ltd - December 1st, 2014

A thrilling collection of six Victorian mystery stories introducing the amateur criminologists based at The Septimus Club


An Act of Kindness Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780857387806
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Published: Quercus Books - April 3rd, 2014

Lee Arnold and Mumtaz Hakim run a detective agency in London's East End. But their latest case could have devastating consequences.


Otherworld Nights: An Anthology Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780452298347
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Published: Plume Books - October 28th, 2014

Rare and never-before-published short stories featuring fan favorites fromthe #1New York Timesbestselling Otherworld series


Belfast Noir Cover Image
By Adrian McKinty (Editor), Stuart Neville (Editor)
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ISBN: 9781617752919
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Published: Akashic Books - November 4th, 2014

"The works are short, allowing readers to savor each snippet or devour the entire compelling book in a day, depending on just how deliciously gloomy they're feeling."
--Shelf Awareness, Starred review