New Releases Paperbacks 12/02/14

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The Murder Wall Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062323538
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Published: Witness Impulse - March 25th, 2014

First in the series


Settled Blood: A Kate Daniels Mystery Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062323521
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Published: Witness Impulse - April 8th, 2014

A gripping thriller for fans of Tess Gerritsen and Lisa Gardner.

When a young girl is found dead at the base of Hadrian's Wall in Northern England, it's not long before detective Kate Daniels realizes her death was no ordinary homicide. She was thrown from a great height and was probably alive when she hit the ground.


Deadly Deceit Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062323552
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Published: Witness Impulse - April 8th, 2014

Four a.m. on a wet stretch of the highway: a driver skids out of control. Quickly arriving on the scene, detective Kate Daniels and her partner, Hank Gormley, witness a horrifying display of carnage and mayhem that proves to be one of the worst traffic accidents in Northumberland's history.


Without Warning: A Thriller Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250055163
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Published: Minotaur Books - November 25th, 2014

A SMALL-TOWN TRAGEDY

Years ago, Katie Sanford's husband was convicted of the murder of Jenny Robbins, then died himself in prison. Katie and Jenny's husband, Chief of Police Jake Robbins, have had to work at putting the tragedy behind them. But it's all brought up again in the wake of a hurricane which has just wreaked havoc on their quiet New England town.


Kill Fee Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780425272831
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - December 2nd, 2014

The new Stevens and Windermere novel from one of the most dazzlingly acclaimed new writers in crime fiction.


Robert B. Parker's Bull River Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780425272305
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - December 2nd, 2014

THE NEW COLE AND HITCH NOVEL--"ADD THEM] TO ALL THE GREAT CHARACTERS THAT ROBERT. B. PARKER CREATED."--BookReporter.com


Snowblind Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250057877
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Published: St. Martin's Press - November 25th, 2014

Highly recommended by Sally!


Runner Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250030740
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Published: St. Martin's Press - November 25th, 2014

"Breathless, involving, smart, and completely convincing."-Lee Child


The Lincoln Myth Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780345526588
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Published: Ballantine Books - November 25th, 2014

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - A Cotton Malone adventure involving a flaw in the United States Constitution, a mystery about Abraham Lincoln, and a political issue that's as explosive as it is timely--not only in Malone's world, but in ours


Checkmate: The Bowers Files Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780451467348
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Published: Berkley Books - December 2nd, 2014

In Checkmate, critically acclaimed novelist Steven James offers a climactic chapter in his bestselling series, the Bowers Files.

When a clandestine FBI facility is attacked, Special Agent Patrick Bowers is drawn into the vicious, ruthless story that a killer from his past is bent on telling the world.


Innocence Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780553593693
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Published: Bantam - November 25th, 2014

Highly recommended by Sally!


Carnal Curiosity Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780451466884
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - December 2nd, 2014

When crime hits Manhattan's rarefied circles, Stone Barrington finds himself in the bull's-eye in this #1 New York Times bestseller.


Black Horizon Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062109903
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Published: Harper - November 25th, 2014

Miami attorney Jack Swyteck finds himself in the middle of an international legal battle over a Cuban oil spill that sets him on a deadly mission


Cold Storage, Alaska Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781616954758
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Published: Soho Crime - December 2nd, 2014

An offbeat, often hilarious crime novel set in the sleepy Alaskan town of Cold Storage from the Shamus Award winning author of the Cecil Younger series.


The Fire Dance Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781616950125
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Published: Soho Crime - December 2nd, 2014

Detective Inspector Irene Huss hasn t seen Sophie Malmborg for over fifteen years, but she's still haunted by the strange young ballerina's role in the fire that killed her stepfather. Why had she refused to speak to Irene and the other case workers? Could an eleven-year-old even one as disturbed and aloof as Sophie truly be capable of setting her own house on fire?


A Crime in Holland Cover Image
By Georges Simenon, Sian Reynolds (Translator)
$10.00
ISBN: 9780141393490
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Published: Penguin Books - November 25th, 2014

A new translation of Georges Simenon's novel set in a tranquil town on the dutch coast, book seven in the new Penguin Maigret series.


The Grand Banks Cafe Cover Image
By Georges Simenon, David Coward (Translator)
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ISBN: 9780141393506
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Published: Penguin Books - November 25th, 2014

A new translation of Georges Simenon's gripping novel set in an insular fishing community, book eight in the new Penguin Maigret series.


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The Look of Love Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780142180532
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Published: Plume Books - November 25th, 2014

Highly recommended by John!


The Anatomy Lesson Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780804169233
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Published: Anchor Books - December 2nd, 2014

Highly recommended by Brenda


Tiger Shrimp Tango Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062092823
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Published: William Morrow & Company - August 5th, 2014

Thanks to the growth of the Internet, America finds itself plagued by a noxious epidemic of ruthless scam artists. Where do they all come from? If you guessed 110 percent of them are spawned in Florida, you win the cigar. . . .


Red Sparrow Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781476706139
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Published: Scribner Book Company - December 9th, 2014

2014 Edgar Winner for Best First Novel


The First of July Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781605986463
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Published: Pegasus Books - December 15th, 2014

Highly recommended by Brenda!


The Memory Key: A Commissario Alec Blume Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781620406823
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Published: Bloomsbury USA - December 2nd, 2014

On a freezing November night Commissario Alec Blume is called to the scene of a shooting.


Dominion Cover Image
By Sansom
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ISBN: 9780316254946
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Published: Mulholland Books - December 2nd, 2014

C.J. SANSOM REWRITES HISTORY IN A THRILLING NOVEL THAT DARES TO IMAGINE BRITAIN UNDER THE THUMB OF NAZI GERMANY.


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I Am Pilgrim: A Thriller Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781439177730
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Published: Atria Books - December 2nd, 2014

Highly recommended by Brenda, McKenna, and Mary!


A Serial Killer in Nazi Berlin: The Chilling True Story of the S-Bahn Murderer Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780425264157
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Published: Berkley Books - December 2nd, 2014

For all appearances, Paul Ogorzow was a model German. An employed family man, party member, and sergeant in the infamous Brownshirts, he had worked his way up in the Berlin railroad from a manual laborer laying track to auxiliary signalman. But he also had a secret...


The Midas Murders: An Inspector Van in Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781605986531
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Published: Pegasus Books - December 15th, 2014

When there is an explosion in the middle of a popular tourist area in downtown Bruges, Van In strives to find the connection between the three incidents, but no one is coming forward to claim responsibility for this terrorist attack.


Pinkerton's Great Detective: The Rough-And-Tumble Career of James McParland, America's Sherlock Holmes Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780143126072
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Published: Penguin Books - November 25th, 2014

The story of the legendary Pinkerton detective who took down the Molly Maguires and the Wild Bunch


The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Promise Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781783292707
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Published: Titan Books (UK) - November 25th, 2014

Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson are holidaying on the English coast when they discover a corpse on the beach... which then disappears. They can get little help from the nearby village, populated by strange and unfriendly characters. Then the corpse suddenly reappears in their cottage and they are attacked by persons unknown.


Dead Calm Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781468309720
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Published: Overlook Books - November 25th, 2014

Death Comes to London Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780758287359
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Published: Kensington Publishing Corporation - November 25th, 2014

A season in London promises a welcome change of pace for two friends from the village of Kurland St. Mary-until murder makes a debut...

With the reluctant blessings of their father, the rector of Kurland St. Mary, Lucy Harrington and her sister Anna leave home for a social season in London.


The Vault Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780425275887
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Published: Berkley Books - December 2nd, 2014

There is no rest for the damned in this thrilling follow-up to Emily McKay's The Lair and The Farm, in a series New York Times bestselling author Chloe Neill calls, "Equal parts Resident Evil and Hunger Games."


Chance Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780743289290
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Published: Scribner Book Company - December 9th, 2014

From Los Angeles Times Book Prize winner Kem Nunn and "principal heir to the tradition of Raymond Chandler and Nathanael West" (The Washington Post)--an intense psychological suspense novel about a San Francisco neuropsychiatrist who becomes sexually involved with a woman suffering from multiple personality disorder, whose pathological ex-husband is an Oakland homicide detective.


Death on a Pale Horse: Sherlock Holmes on Her Majesty's Secret Service Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781605986210
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Published: Pegasus Books - December 15th, 2014

The heir to the French empire lies dead in the African dust. Europe is brought to the brink of war by forged dispatches, designed to enrich gun-runners and assassins. The gold-fields and diamond mines of South Africa become the playground of organized crime.


The Beautiful and the Wicked: A Lila Day Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062258489
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Published: William Morrow & Company - December 2nd, 2014

In exclusive Star Island, Miami, blood isn't always thicker than water . . . The second book in a thrilling time traveling mystery series featuring a former Miami PD who solves murders before they happen--by going back in time.


The Setup Man Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780804169820
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Published: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard - December 2nd, 2014

Johnny Adcock is an aging Major League pitcher, who moonlights as a private investigator. Major League Baseball, as it turns out, is a prime source of employment for a discreet detective who has both the brains and the brawn to handle the unique problems of professional athletes.


Phantoms of Breslau Cover Image
By Marek Krajewski, Danusia Stok (Translator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781612193441
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Published: Melville House Publishing - December 2nd, 2014

""Phantoms of Breslau" is a cynical, moody thriller which solidifies Krajewski's position as a distinctive voice in contemporary European fiction."
--"Irish Examiner"