New Hardcovers 08/31/2017

Thornhill Cover Image
By Pam Smy, Pam Smy (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781626726543
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - August 29th, 2017

Parallel stories set in different times, one told in prose and one in pictures, converge as a girl unravels the mystery of the abandoned Thornhill Institute next door.


The Van Gogh Deception Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780544759275
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - August 29th, 2017

Dan Brown meets Jason Bourne in this riveting middle-grade mystery thriller.


Sip Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781616958275
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Published: Soho Press - August 29th, 2017

A lyrical, apocalyptic debut novel about addiction, friendship, and the struggle for survival at the height of an epidemic.


Murder Wears Mittens (Seaside Knitters Society #12) Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781496711021
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Published: Kensington Publishing Corporation - August 29th, 2017

As autumn washes over coastal Sea Harbor, Massachusetts, the Seaside Knitters anticipate a relaxing off-season. But when murder shatters the peace, the craftiest bunch in town must unravel a killer's deadly scheme . . .


Super Max and the Mystery of Thornwood's Revenge Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781481486835
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - August 29th, 2017

"An excellent addition to middle grade shelves, with a differently-abled main character that readers will root for." --School Library Journal


A Catered Costume Party (Mystery with Recipes #13) Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781617733376
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Published: Kensington Publishing Corporation - August 29th, 2017

When sisters Bernie and Libby Simmons agree to cater an extravagant Halloween party in their little upstate New York town of Longely, they figured a ghost or two and a blood curdling scream might be part of the menu, but they never expected to be haunted by the deadly specter of murder . . .


Death by His Grace (Darko Dawson Mystery #4) Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781616957087
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Published: Soho Crime - August 29th, 2017

Atmospherically set in Accra, Ghana, Chief Inspector Darko Dawson investigates the brutal murder of a high-society bride. In order to expose the truth, Darko must confront the pivotal role religion plays in Ghana--and wrestle with his old demons the investigation stirs up in the fifth entry to the African series.


Dark River Rising: A Mystery (Wallace Hartman Mysteries #1) Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250110091
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Published: Minotaur Books - August 29th, 2017

"A finely crafted ensemble and a balanced grace makes this debut novel as hard to resist as blue ribbon gumbo." --Craig Johnson, New York Times bestselling author of the Walt Longmire Mysteries, the basis for the Netflix hit drama Longmire


Séance Infernale Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9781101946732
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - August 29th, 2017

An extraordinary debut novel--dark, fast-paced, thrilling--set in contemporary and nineteenth-century Europe, the United States, and Scotland, involving the true inventor of moving pictures; his lost film made in Edinburgh in 1888; and a shocking series of crimes terrorizing the city in present time.

The time: 2002. The city: Los Angeles.