New Hardovers 04/19/2022

Queen of the Tiles By Hanna Alkaf Cover Image
ISBN: 9781534494558
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Published: Salaam Reads / Simon & Schuster Books for You - April 19th, 2022

They Wish They Were Us meets The Queen’s Gambit in this “stunning…unforgettable” (Publishers Weekly) thriller set in the world of competitive Scrabble, where a teen girl is forced to investigate the mysterious death of her best friend when her Instagram comes back to life with cryptic posts and messages.

13 points

Dream Town (An Archer Novel #3) By David Baldacci Cover Image
ISBN: 9781538719770
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - April 19th, 2022

Private investigator and World War II veteran Aloysius Archer heads to Los Angeles, the city where dreams are made and shattered, and is ensnared in a lethal case in this latest thriller in #1 New York Times bestselling author David Baldacci’s Nero Award-winning series.  

It’s the eve of 1953, and Aloysius Archer is in Los Angeles to ring in the New Y

The Sweet Goodbye (A Danny Barrett Novel #1) By Ron Corbett Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593440353
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Published: Berkley - April 19th, 2022

In this thrilling new series from Edgar®-nominated author Ron Corbett, the most dangerous predator in the Maine wilderness walks on two feet—and it is Danny Barrett's job to bring him down.

Something is not right in the North Maine Woods.

The Man Who Invented Motion Pictures: A True Tale of Obsession, Murder, and the Movies By Paul Fischer Cover Image
ISBN: 9781982114824
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Published: Simon & Schuster - April 19th, 2022

One of the New York Times Best True Crime of 2022

A “spellbinding, thriller-like” (Shelf Awareness) history about the invention of the motion picture and the mysterious, forgotten man behind it—detailing his life, work, disappearance, and legacy.

The year is 1888, and Louis Le Prince is finally testing his “taker” or “r

The Missing Piece: A Novel (Dismas Hardy #19) By John Lescroart Cover Image
ISBN: 9781982170493
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Published: Atria Books - March 29th, 2022


The beloved New York Times bestselling Dismas Hardy series returns with this “perfect piece of entertainment from a master storyteller” (Steve Berry, New York Times bestselling author) about a relentlessly twisty murder mystery.

No one mourned when San Francisco DA Wes Farrell put Paul Riley in prison eleven years a

The Memory Librarian: And Other Stories of Dirty Computer By Janelle Monáe Cover Image
ISBN: 9780063070875
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Published: Harper Voyager - April 19th, 2022

New York Times bestseller!

Kingdom of Bones: A Sigma Force Novel By James Rollins Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062892980
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Published: William Morrow - April 19th, 2022

From #1 New York Times bestselling author James Rollins, the latest riveting, deeply imaginative thriller in the Sigma Force series, told with his trademark blend of cutting-edge science, historical mystery, and pulse-pounding action.

It begins in Africa . . .

Blood Sugar By Sascha Rothchild Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593331545
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - April 19th, 2022

A New York Times Best Thriller of the Year

"Terrific. You might come for the mystery, but you will stay for the sheer energy."--New York Times Book Review

An utterly delicious debut thriller that tells the story of the most likable murderess you will ever meet, perfect for fans of Riley Sager and Jessica Knoll.

Crime Hits Home: A Collection of Stories from Crime Fiction's Top Authors By S. J. Rozan Cover Image
ISBN: 9781335425799
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Published: Hanover Square Press - April 19th, 2022

*An Anthony Award 2023 Finalist*

The newest anthology from Mystery Writers of America explores the theme of home and the crimes that endanger it, with stories by Ellen Hart, Naomi Hirahara, Walter Mosley, Sara Paretsky and more.

Pay Dirt Road: A Novel (Annie McIntyre Mysteries #1) By Samantha Jayne Allen Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250804273
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Published: Minotaur Books - April 19th, 2022

Friday Night Lights meets Mare of Easttown in this small-town mystery about an unlikely private investigator searching for a missing waitress. Pay Dirt Road is the mesmerizing debut from the 2019 Tony Hillerman Prize recipient Samantha Jayne Allen.

Annie McIntyre has a love/hate relationship with Garnett, Texas.