Paperback Releases for 8/26/2014

Winter of the World Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780451468222
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Published: Penguin Books - August 26th, 2014

"This book is truly epic. . . . The reader will probably wish there was a thousand more pages." --The Huffington Post


Matt Helm - The Menacers Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781783292929
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Published: Titan Books (UK) - August 26th, 2014

Matt Helm is puzzled. He's been sent to Mexico to investigate the sighting of a flying saucer, but Helm doesn't believe in little green men. Then his Russian opposite number is shot in her hotel, but who did it? And why are the Mexican cops acting so tough? Time to track down the redhead who called in the sighting and get to the bottom of the case.


Gabriel Hunt - Hunt Through Napoleon's Web Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781781169988
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Published: Titan Books (UK) - August 26th, 2014

From the towers of Manhattan to the jungles of South America, from the sands of the Sahara to the frozen crags of Antarctica, one man finds adventure everywhere he goes: GABRIEL HUNT. Backed by the resources of the $100 million Hunt Foundation and armed with his trusty Colt revolver, Gabriel Hunt has always been ready for anything--but is he prepared for the adventures that lie in wait for him?


A Walk Among the Tombstones (Movie Tie-In Edition) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781783295623
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Published: Hard Case Crime - August 26th, 2014

WHEN YOU CAN T CALL THE COPS,
YOU CALL SCUDDER.


The Litter of the Law Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780345530493
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Published: Bantam - August 26th, 2014

Rita Mae Brown collaborates with feline co-author Sneaky Pie Brown in a mystery starring Mary Minor "Harry" Haristeen, the curious cat detectives Mrs. Murphy and Pewter, and Tee Tucker, the valiant crime-solving corgi. Halloween arrives early this year to rural central Virginia, when a twisted killer will stop at nothing to protect a multimillion-dollar scheme.


No Time to Die Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780786034895
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Published: Pinnacle Books - August 26th, 2014

"Fans of Michael Crichton will love this heart-pounding thriller." --Joseph Finder

In a Washington, D.C. research lab, a brilliant scientist is attacked by his own test subjects. At Columbia University, a talented biochemist is lured out of her apartment and never seen again. In the Justice Department's new Bioethics Committee, agent Les Mahler sees a sinister pattern emerging. . .


A Cut-Like Wound Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781908524362
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Published: Bitter Lemon Press - July 8th, 2014

"Nair writes big, brave descriptions of one brutal murder after the next, relentlessly describing each death even as sub-inspector Santosh loses his breakfast over them." "Time Out"


The Mill River Redemption Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780345538239
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Published: Ballantine Books - August 26th, 2014

New York Times bestselling author Darcie Chan returns to the enchanting town of Mill River in a heartwarming novel of family, self-discovery, and forgiveness. Perfect for fans of Maeve Binchy.


Don't Look Now Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062102942
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Published: HarperCollins - August 26th, 2014

This follow-up to the critically acclaimed Don't Turn Around--which Kirkus Reviews called "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo for teens, a surefire hit"--raises the stakes to their absolute limit and will leave readers begging for the exciting conclusion.


Private Down Under Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781455529780
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - August 26th, 2014

The world's most exclusive detective agency opens a new office - in Australia
With the best detectives in the business, cutting edge technology and offices around the globe, there is no investigation company quite like Private. Now, at a glittering launch party overlooking the iconic Opera House, Private Sydney throws open its doors . . .


Find Me Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062229045
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Published: Harper Teen - August 26th, 2014

Find Me is an awesomely suspenseful thriller for teens, complete with action, hacking intrigue, and a blossoming romance . . . and it's now available in paperback


Kind of Cruel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780143124627
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Published: Penguin Books - August 26th, 2014

Brilliantly executed psychological suspense (Booklist, starred review) from the bestselling author of The Wrong Mother
When Amber Hewerdine consults a hypnotherapist as a desperate last resort, she doesn't expect that anything much will change.
She doesn't expect it to help with her chronic insomnia.


The Yellow Dog Cover Image
By Georges Simenon, Linda Asher (Translator)
$10.00
ISBN: 9780141393476
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Published: Penguin Books - August 26th, 2014

The fifth book in the new Penguin Maigret series: Georges Simenon's gripping tale of small town suspicion and revenge, in Linda Asher's timeless translation.


The Night at the Crossroads Cover Image
By Georges Simenon, Linda Coverdale (Translator)
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ISBN: 9780141393483
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Published: Penguin Books - August 26th, 2014

A new translation of Georges Simenon's sensational tale of deceit and back-stabbing in an isolated community, book six in the new Penguin Maigret series.


Relic (the Books of Eva I) Cover Image
By Heather Terrell, Ricardo Cortes (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781616954062
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Published: Soho Teen - August 26th, 2014

The truth will test you...
For fans of Game of Thrones and The Hunger Games high fantasy and dystopia meet in this high-stakes tale of a civilization built on lies and the girl who single-handedly brings it down.


Asylum Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062220974
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Published: HarperCollins - August 26th, 2014

Madeleine Roux's New York Times bestselling Asylum is a thrilling and creepy photo-illustrated novel that Publishers Weekly called "a strong YA debut that reveals the enduring impact of buried trauma on a place." Featuring found photographs from real asylums and filled with chilling mystery and page-turning suspense, Asylum is a horror story that treads the line betwe


The Phantom Coach: A Connoisseur's Collection of Victorian Ghost Stories Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781620408056
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC - August 26th, 2014

Ghost stories date back centuries, but those written in the Victorian era have a unique atmosphere and dark beauty. Michael Sims, whose previous Victorian collections Dracula's Guest (vampires) and The Dead Witness (detectives) have been widely praised, has gathered twelve of the best stories about humanity's oldest supernatural obsession.


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The Impersonator Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250054302
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Published: Minotaur Books - August 26th, 2014

In 1917, Jessie Carr, fourteen years old and sole heiress to her family's vast fortune, disappeared without a trace. Now, years later, her uncle Oliver Beckett thinks he's found her: a young actress in a vaudeville playhouse is a dead ringer for his missing niece. But when Oliver confronts the girl, he learns he's wrong. Orphaned young, Leah Randall has been acting since she was a toddler.


Three Can Keep a Secret Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250054685
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Published: Minotaur Books - August 26th, 2014

Archer Mayor's New York Times bestselling Joe Gunther series returns with a complex case involving two corpses, one escaped mental patient, and a long-held secret that binds them together


House Odds Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780802121165
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Published: Grove Press - July 8th, 2014

Washington, D.C. fixer Joe DeMarco has been asked to handle a lot of difficult situations over the years for his boss, congressman John Mahoney. But nothing has ever been quite so politically sensitive, or has hit so close to home, as the task Mahoney hands DeMarco in House Odds. Mahoney's daughter has been arrested and charged with insider trading.


Just What Kind of Mother Are You? Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780802122810
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Published: Grove Press - September 1st, 2014

In Paula Daly's pulse-pounding and gut-wrenching debut novel, motherhood, marriage, and friendship are tested when a small-town community is unsettled by a string of shocking events.


The Bellingham Bloodbath Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780758292698
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Published: Kensington Publishing Corporation - August 26th, 2014

Colin Pendragon's reputation as a brilliant detective is undisputed in Victorian London. But when murder strikes inside the closed ranks of Her Majesty's Guard, he must penetrate a wall of silence and secrecy to discover the dark truth. . .


Three-Card Monte Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781609452056
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Published: Europa Editions - August 26th, 2014

This new novel by Marco Malvaldi marks the return of the investigative quartet nicknamed the -senile squad.- At the Bar Lume, with the exception of the bartender Massimo and his assistant, the beautiful and kindly Tiziana, the youngest regular customer is Aldo, seventy-something owner of the Osteria Boccaccio. Then come his longtime friends, each one older than the former.


Weirdo Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781770893870
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Published: House of Anansi Press - August 12th, 2014

Weirdo is an atmospheric thriller about a teenage girl convicted of murder in a 1980s seaside town and the private investigator who reopens the case to discover that she may not have acted alone . . .


Original Death: A Mystery of Colonial America Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781619023239
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - July 15th, 2014

Despite the raging war between French and British, Scottish exile Duncan McCallum has begun to settle into a new life on the fringes of colonial America, traveling the woodlands with his companion Conawago, even joining the old Indian on his quest to find the last surviving members of his tribe.