2023 Christmas Releases

Dashing Through the Snowbirds: A Meg Langslow Mystery (Meg Langslow Mysteries #32) By Donna Andrews Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781250895936
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Published: Minotaur Books - September 26th, 2023

Dashing Through the Snowbirds is the next merry installment of Donna Andrews's New York Times bestselling Meg Langslow mystery series.


Let It Crow! Let It Crow! Let It Crow! (Meg Langslow Mysteries #34) By Donna Andrews Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781250893963
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Published: Minotaur Books - October 10th, 2023

'Tis the season for sleuthing in Donna Andrews' cheery new addition to the New York Times bestselling Meg Langslow series.


Bright Lights, Big Christmas: A Novel By Mary Kay Andrews Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781250285812
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Published: St. Martin's Press - September 26th, 2023

From Mary Kay Andrews, New York Times bestselling author of The Homewreckers and The Santa Suit, comes a novella celebrating love and the warm, glittering charm of the holiday season.

"Nobody does Christmas like Mary Kay Andrews." ―Debbie Macomber

"Cozy up with Santa's favorite novelist!” ―Adriana Trigiani


The Very Merry Murder Club By Abiola Bello, Maisie Chan, Benjamin Dean Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780755503704
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Published: Farshore - September 19th, 2023

Murder on the Christmas Express By Alexandra Benedict Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781728284415
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Published: Poisoned Pen Press - October 3rd, 2023

"Strong prose and a bevy of plausible suspects keep things intriguing. Readers willing to embrace this Christmas story's jagged edges are in for a ripping mystery."— Publishers Weekly

All aboard, but beware! Passengers who sleep on this train may never wake up.


Murder Most Royal: A Novel (Her Majesty the Queen Investigates #3) By SJ Bennett Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780063051201
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Published: William Morrow - September 26th, 2023

"One imagines Christmas at the royal family’s country house at Sandringham Estate bustling with drama, but Bennett’s version raises the stakes... Bennett charmingly portrays relationships between royal family members." — Washington Post


The Twelve Books of Christmas (Bibliophile Mystery #17) By Kate Carlisle Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593637685
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Published: Berkley - October 24th, 2023

The first ever Christmas mystery in the beloved New York Times bestselling Bibliophile Mystery series!

San Francisco book-restoration expert Brooklyn Wainwright and her hunky security-expert husband, Derek Stone, face a locked-room murder mystery during the holidays in Scotland.


On the First Day of Christmas By Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake (Illustrator)
$8.99
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ISBN: 9780593660843
Published: Grosset & Dunlap - October 3rd, 2023

Count down the twelve days of Christmas with your favorite Roald Dahl characters in this sturdy board book!

On the first day of Christmas a chiddler gave to me...

...a simply enormous CROCODILE!

From golden tickets to fantastic foxes, this board book is perfect for introducing young readers to numbers and introducing the gloriumptious fun of Christmas.


Classic Christmas Crime Stories By David Stuart Davies (Editor), Various Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781529097566
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Published: Macmillan Collector's Library - October 17th, 2023

Christmas is not always the season of goodwill. As this hugely entertaining collection shows, it can also be the season of mysterious deaths, hidden poison bottles and blunt instruments...


The White Priory Murders: A Mystery for Christmas (British Library Crime Classics) By Carter Dickson Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781728278650
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Published: Poisoned Pen Press - November 7th, 2023

James Bennett has been invited to stay at White Priory for Christmas among the retinue of the glamorous Hollywood actress Marcia Tait. Her producer, her lover, the playwright for her next hit and her agent are all here, soon to become so many suspects when Tait is found murdered on a cold December morning in the lakeside pavilion.


Death by Peppermint Cappuccino (A Bookstore Cafe Mystery #12) By Alex Erickson Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781496736697
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Published: Kensington Cozies - September 26th, 2023



Pine Hills, Ohio, bookstore-cafe owner Krissy Hancock has high hopes for this holiday season, but a Grinch with murder in mind is set to ruin the celebrations for everyone . . .


Baking Spirits Bright (A True Confections Mystery #2) By Sarah Fox Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593546635
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Published: Berkley - October 10th, 2023

In a cute new culinary cozy from USA Today bestselling author Sarah Fox, budding chocolatier Becca Ransom must solve a murder before she meets a sticky end.


The Christmas Appeal: A Novella By Janice Hallett Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781668035887
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Published: Atria Books - October 24th, 2023

This immersive holiday caper from the “modern Agatha Christie” (The Sunday Times, London) follows the hilarious Fairway Players theater group as they put on a Christmas play—and solve a murder that threatens their production.

The Christmas season has arrived in Lower Lockwood, and the Fairway Players are busy rehearsing their festive holiday production


Mrs. Claus and the Trouble with Turkeys (A Mrs. Claus Mystery #4) By Liz Ireland Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781496737830
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Published: Kensington Cozies - September 26th, 2023

It’s year-round Christmas cheer in this creative and witty mystery series featuring a unique heroine who’s married to the real-life Santa Claus and living in the North Pole. In Santaland, it’s beginning to look a lot like…Thanksgiving…and in between the festivities, April Claus must track down a killer hiding amid a parade of suspects…


Murder Under the Mistletoe (A Mainely Murder Mystery #2) By Sherry Lynn Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593546673
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Published: Berkley - November 7th, 2023

In a fresh new Maine-set holiday cozy, landscaper Kinsley Clark must root out a killer before she becomes the prime suspect.


Sugar Plum Poisoned (Cupcake Bakery Mystery #15) By Jenn McKinlay Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593549124
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Published: Berkley - October 10th, 2023

It’s Christmastime, and this holiday season, things are heating up for the bakers at Fairy Tale Cupcakes, in the newest Cupcake Bakery Mystery from New York Times bestselling author Jenn McKinlay.


Christmas Scarf Murder By Carlene O'Connor, Maddie Day, Peggy Ehrhart Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781496737236
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Published: Kensington Cozies - September 26th, 2023



Stocking stuffers like handknit scarves make the coziest of Christmas gifts—unless they’re used as accessories for murder!

CHRISTMAS SCARF MURDER by CARLENE O’CONNOR


A Christmas Vanishing: A Novel By Anne Perry Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780593359181
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Published: Ballantine Books - November 7th, 2023

Charlotte Pitt’s clever grandmother investigates the sudden disappearance of her dear friend in this chilling holiday whodunit by New York Times bestselling author Anne Perry.


Up on the Woof Top: A Chet & Bernie Mystery By Spencer Quinn Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250843302
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Published: Forge Books - October 17th, 2023

Chet the dog, "the most lovable narrator in all of crime fiction" (Boston Globe) and his human partner Bernie Little find themselves high in the mountains this holiday season to help Dame Ariadne Carlisle, a renowned author of bestselling Christmas mysteries, find Rudy, her lead reindeer and good luck charm, who has gone missing.


Santa's Little Yelpers: An Andy Carpenter Mystery (An Andy Carpenter Novel #26) By David Rosenfelt Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781250828835
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Published: Minotaur Books - October 10th, 2023

Lawyer Andy Carpenter and his humorous investigating team return in Santa's Little Yelpers, the next Yuletide mystery in David Rosenfelt’s bestselling series.


'Twas the Bite Before Christmas: An Andy Carpenter Mystery (An Andy Carpenter Novel #28) By David Rosenfelt Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781250828842
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Published: Minotaur Books - October 10th, 2023

In National Bestseller David Rosenfelt’s ‘Twas the Bite Before Christmas, all through the Carpenter house, five dogs are stirring, and not even Andy can get out of working this next case at his door.