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Large print crime new titles

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Browse our collection of the latest large print crime fiction. This list updates when we add new titles to the collection.
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Murder at Crossways by Alyssa Maxwell

Murder at Crossways

Alyssa Maxwell

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"The days are getting shorter as summer's end approaches, which means it's time for the Harvest Festival, the last big event of the season, held by Mamie Fish, wife of millionaire railroad tycoon Stuyvesant Fish, at their grand "cottage," Crossways. ...

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A house of ghosts by W. C. Ryan

A house of ghosts

W. C. Ryan

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"Winter 1917. As the First World War enters its most brutal phase, back home in England, everyone is seeking answers to the darkness that has seeped into their lives. At Blackwater Abbey, on an island off the Devon coast, Lord Highmount has arranged ...

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Booking the crook by Laurie Cass

Booking the crook

Laurie Cass

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"Minnie Hamilton and her rescue cat, Eddie, cruise around lovely Chilson, Michigan delivering happiness and good reads in their bookmobile. But the feisty librarian is worried that the bookmobile's future could be uncertain when a new library board c...

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A Christmas gathering by Anne Perry

A Christmas gathering

Anne Perry

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"As beautiful as it may be, their friends' country home is not where Lady Vespasia wishes to spend Christmas with her new husband, Victor Narraway. She'd rather pass a relaxing holiday at home with him--especially because Victor, former head of the L...

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Murder made to order by Lena Gregory

Murder made to order

Lena Gregory

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"New York native Gia Morelli is just getting used to life in Florida when she gets word that the town government wants to shut down her pride and joy: the charming little diner known as the All-Day Breakfast Cafe. A forgotten zoning regulation means that...

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Mr. Nobody by Catherine Steadman

Mr. Nobody

Catherine Steadman

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"When a man is found on a Norfolk beach, drifting in and out of consciousness, with no identification and unable to speak, interest in him is sparked immediately. From the hospital staff who find themselves inexplicably drawn to him; to international...

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Give the devil his due by Sular Gentill

Give the devil his due

Sular Gentill

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"When Rowland Sinclair is invited to take his yellow Mercedes onto the Maroubra Speedway, renamed the Killer Track for the lives it has claimed, he agrees without caution or reserve ... But then people start to die ... The body of a journalist covering...

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Hindsight by Iris Johansen

Hindsight

Iris Johansen

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"Dr. Kendra Michaels, blind for the first twenty years of her life before gaining her sight via a revolutionary surgical procedure, is a renowned investigator known for her razor-sharp senses - honed during her years in the dark - and keen deductive ...

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Many rivers to cross by Peter Robinson

Many rivers to cross

Peter Robinson

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"A skinny young boy is found dead - his body carelessly stuffed into a wheelie bin. Detective Superintendent Alan Banks and his team are called to investigate. Who is the boy, and where did he come from? Was he discarded as rubbish, or left as a warning...

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Naked came the Florida man by Tim Dorsey

Naked came the Florida man

Tim Dorsey

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"Though another devastating hurricane is raking Florida, its awesome power can't stop the Sunshine State's most loyal son, Serge A. Storms, from his latest scenic road trip: a cemetery tour. With his best bro Colman riding shotgun, Serge hits the highway...

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Grace is gone by Emily Elgar

Grace is gone

Emily Elgar

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"Meg and her daughter Grace are the most beloved family in Ashford, the lynchpin that holds the town together. So when Meg is found brutally murdered and her daughter missing, the community is rocked by the tragedy. Her daughter, Grace, has been sick...

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Good girls lie by J. T. Ellison

Good girls lie

J. T. Ellison

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"Perched atop a hill in the tiny town of Marchburg, Virginia, The Goode School is a prestigious prep school known as a Silent Ivy. The boarding school of choice for daughters of the rich and influential, it accepts only the best and the brightest. Its...

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Mumbo gumbo murder by Laura Childs

Mumbo gumbo murder

Laura Childs

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"It's Jazz Fest in New Orleans, and the giant puppets from the Beastmaster Puppet Theatre are parading through the French Quarter. Some are very spooky and veiled, others are tall and gangly, like strange aliens. As the parade proceeds, Carmela Bertrand...

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Run away by Harlan Coben

Run away

Harlan Coben

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"You've lost your daughter. She's addicted to drugs and to an abusive boyfriend. And she's made it clear that she doesn't want to be found. Then, quite by chance, you see her busking in New York's Central Park. But she's not the girl you remember. This...

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Things in jars by Jess Kidd

Things in jars

Jess Kidd

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"London, 1863. Bridie Devine, the finest female detective of her age, is taking on her toughest case yet. Reeling from her last job and with her reputation in tatters, a remarkable puzzle has come her way. Christabel Berwick has been kidnapped. But C...

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The godless by P. C. Doherty

The godless

P. C. Doherty

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"November, 1381. London has been rocked by a series of bizarre and brutal murders. The corpses of a number of prostitutes have been discovered, their throats slit, their bodies stripped; in each case, a blood-red wig has been placed on their heads. At...

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Keep her close by M. J. Ford

Keep her close

M. J. Ford

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"When a young woman goes missing from Jesus College, Oxford, DS Josie Masters is plunged into a world of panic as fear grips the city. Along with Thames Valley Police's newest recruit, the handsome DS Pryce, Josie must act fast - and when two more st...

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Apple of my eye by Claire Allan

Apple of my eye

Claire Allan

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"Just how far is a mother willing to go? When a mysterious note arrives for seven months pregnant nurse Eliana Hughes, she begins to doubt every aspect of her life - from her mixed feelings about motherhood to her marriage to Martin, who has become distant...

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Where the dead go by Sarah (Australian author) Bailey

Where the dead go

Sarah (Australian author) Bailey

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"A fifteen-year-old girl has gone missing after a party in the middle of the night. The following morning her boyfriend is found brutally murdered in his home. Was the girl responsible for the murder, or is she also a victim of the killer? But who would...

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Rule Britannia by Alec Marsh

Rule Britannia

Alec Marsh

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"Ernest Drabble, a Cambridge historian and mountaineer, travels to rural Devon to inspect the decapitated head of Oliver Cromwell - a macabre artefact owned by Dr Wilkinson. Drabble only tells one person of his plans - Harris, an old school friend and...

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The silver gun by L. A. Chandlar

The silver gun

L. A. Chandlar

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"It’s been six months since Lane Sanders was appointed Mayor Fiorella “Fio” La Guardia’s new personal aide, and the twenty-three-year-old is sprinting in her Mary Janes to match her boss’s pace. Despite dealing with vitriol from the Tammany Hall poli...

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Murder in Rat Alley by Mark De Castrique

Murder in Rat Alley

Mark De Castrique

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"Sam Blackman and Nakayla Robertson love their investigations which always carry a thread from the past - and they love each other. An interracial couple in the new South, the Asheville, NC, pair has surrounded themselves with a terrific support team...

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Dachshund through the snow by David Rosenfelt

Dachshund through the snow

David Rosenfelt

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"This Christmas, lawyer Andy Carpenter and his golden retriever, Tara, can't say no to helping young Danny and his dachshund, Murphy. Lawyer Andy Carpenter and his wife, Laurie, have started a new Christmas tradition. Their local pet store has a Chri...

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The guardians by John Grisham

The guardians

John Grisham

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"22 years ago Quincy Miller was sentenced to life without parole. He was accused of killing Keith Russo, a lawyer in a small Florida town. But there were no reliable witnesses and little motive. Just the fact that Russo had botched Quincy's divorce case,...

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Blue moon by Lee Child

Blue moon

Lee Child

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"In a nameless city, two ruthless rival criminal gangs, one Albanian, the other Ukrainian, are competing for control. But they hadn’t counted on Jack Reacher arriving on their patch. Reacher is trained to notice things. He’s on a Greyhound bus, watching...

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Silver by Chris Hammer

Silver

Chris Hammer

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"For half a lifetime, journalist Martin Scarsden has run from his past. But now there is no escaping. He'd vowed never to return to his hometown, Port Silver, and its traumatic memories. But now his new partner, Mandy Blonde, has inherited an old house...

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A killer harvest by Paul Cleave

A killer harvest

Paul Cleave

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Joshua is convinced there's a family curse. It's taken his loved ones and robbed him of his eyesight, and now his homicide detective father has been killed chasing down a murderer. His dad's last wish seems like a blessing: the corneal transplants will...

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The secretary by Zoe Lea

The secretary

Zoe Lea

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Primary school secretary and divorcee Ruth is stunned to see Rob arrive one morning to drop his wife and two children off at the gates. Because during their one-night stand, Rob had claimed to be single. He promised to call but never did. When Ruth c...

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Head wound by Judith Cutler

Head wound

Judith Cutler

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While Jane Cowan, head teacher of Wrayford School, waits for renovations to be completed on her new home, she remains in temporary accommodation under the watchful eye of her landlord Brian Dawes, chair of governors. But Brian's deteriorating health,...

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Restless coffins by M. P.  (Mark P.) Wright

Restless coffins

M. P. (Mark P.) Wright

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Bristol, 1967: JT Ellington, ex-cop and reluctant private eye, is still trading in favours, helping those scared of the police or trying to stay one step ahead of the law. But when news arrives of a tragedy that's unfolded thousands of miles away, life...

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The quiet side of passion by Alexander McCall Smith

The quiet side of passion

Alexander McCall Smith

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It is summer in Edinburgh, and Isabel Dalhousie is once again caught between "gossip" and significant rumour. Patricia, the mother of her son Charlie's little friend Basil, is estranged from his father, and she has a somewhat brazen attitude to child...

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The drowning ground by James Marrison

The drowning ground

James Marrison

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When DCI Guillermo Downes is called to the scene of a murder, he realizes the victim is well known to him. A decade earlier, Downes made a promise to the families of two missing girls that he would find their daughters. Although cleared, the dead man...

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A death for a cause by Caroline Dunford

A death for a cause

Caroline Dunford

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When Richenda takes her companion Euphemia to London promising visits to the Zoo and afternoon teas, the last thing either expect is to end up getting arrested. But some nifty action during a police raid on a suffragette march sees Euphemia dragged off...

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Wild chamber by Christopher Fowler

Wild chamber

Christopher Fowler

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Near London Bridge Station, members of the Met's Peculiar Crimes Unit race to catch a killer. In the dark and the rain, they unwittingly cause a bizarre accident - one that will have repercussions for them all... One year later, a smartly dressed woman...

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A grave affair by Shelley Smith

A grave affair

Shelley Smith

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When Edmund Burke, MP meets the woman he loves on a sunny afternoon, he cannot know that it is for the last time, or that a brilliant career is about to collapse in a scandal of murder and blackmail. Edmund, deep in negotiations that promise peace in...

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Kill-box by Lawrence Lariar

Kill-box

Lawrence Lariar

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When Private Eye Steve Ericson is asked by Dolly to keep an eye on her cheating husband Michael aboard the overnight Chicago-to-New York Express, it seems like a routine gig. But by the time the train rolls into Grand Central, the case has already gone...

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Danger in numbers by Noel Lee

Danger in numbers

Noel Lee

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When British pilot John Martin is involved in a dog-fight off the Scottish coast in his Hurricane aircraft, he sends his German opponent plunging to oblivion into the sea - but only at the cost of his own plane, which is fatally damaged. Sea winds carry...

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Shadow of doubt by Mary Wickizer Burgess

Shadow of doubt

Mary Wickizer Burgess

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A local woman suddenly takes on a new identity and goes on the run to another town. Meanwhile, Cathcart's respected district attorney, Turner Redland, is being threatened with blackmail for no discernible reason. Defense attorney Gail Brevard and her...

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A version of the truth by B. P. author. Walter

A version of the truth

B. P. author. Walter

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2019: Julianne is preparing a family dinner when her son tells her he's found something on his iPad. Something so terrible, it will turn Julianne's world into a nightmare and make her question everything about her marriage, and what type of man her husband...

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The girl in the water by A. J. author. Grayson

The girl in the water

A. J. author. Grayson

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The first body in the water was a woman's... The last body in the water would be mine. Amber adores her husband David and their dog Sadie, and her job working at a local bookstore. But when the body of a young woman is found in a stretch of river near...

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The blame game by Carolyn Jess-Cooke

The blame game

Carolyn Jess-Cooke

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Helen and Michael Pengilly are on a dream holiday in Central America with their children, Reuben and Saskia. But a sinister stranger is watching them - and on their way to the airport, a horrific accident devastates the family, leaving Saskia fighting...

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The banker's wife by Cristina Alger

The banker's wife

Cristina Alger

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Annabel's seemingly perfect expatriate life in Geneva is shattered when her husband Matthew's plane crashes in the Alps. Clues emerge that suggest his death may not have been as accidental as it seems, however, and as Annabel investigates, she puts herself...

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Inherit the wool by Betty Hechtman

Inherit the wool

Betty Hechtman

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"Reconnecting with old college friends on social media, Casey Feldstein gets roped into hosting a knitting retreat for the group. Tangled up in worries over how they'll judge her unconventional life and the rustic atmosphere at Vista Del Mar, she watches...

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Scone cold killer by Lena Gregory

Scone cold killer

Lena Gregory

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"For Florida diner owner Gia Morelli, there's no such thing as too much breakfast--unless it kills you ... When Gia Morelli's marriage falls apart, she knows it's time to get out of New York. Her husband was a scam artist who swindled half the millionaires...

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A murderous tangle by Sally Goldenbaum

A murderous tangle

Sally Goldenbaum

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"While the Seaside Knitters get ready to showcase their new Danish-inspired event, locals can't stop talking about Tess Bean -- a bright-eyed environmental activist with a way of charming both animals and humans alike. Birdie's granddaughter is mesmerized...

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Pretty revenge by Emily Liebert

Pretty revenge

Emily Liebert

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"Kerrie O'Malley, jobless and in an unfulfilling relationship, can isolate the singular moment in her life when things veered off course--the night she was irrevocably wronged by someone she looked up to. Eighteen years later, when Kerrie sees the very...

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The bridge to Belle Island by Julie Klassen

The bridge to Belle Island

Julie Klassen

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"After a humiliating mistake, lawyer Benjamin Booker resolves to never again trust a beautiful woman. When an old friend is killed, the senior partner isn't satisfied with Bow Street's efforts and asks Benjamin to investigate. Eager to leave London for...

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A stranger on the beach by Michele Campbell

A stranger on the beach

Michele Campbell

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"There is a stranger outside Caroline's house. Her spectacular new beach house, built for hosting expensive parties and vacationing with the family she thought she'd have. But her husband is lying to her and everything in her life is upside down, so when...

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Cold wrath by Peter Turnbull

Cold wrath

Peter Turnbull

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"On a hot summer morning, Miles Law cycles into the village of Millington in the Vale of York, on his way to a few hours' work as an under gardener at The Grange. But when he arrives, he finds his employer slumped in an armchair in the drawing room, a...

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Dead heat by Glenis Wilson

Dead heat

Glenis Wilson

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"Champion jump jockey Harry Radcliffe is still reeling from the knowledge that his attempt to solve the murder of prostitute Alice Goode has led to devastating consequences, not only for his estranged wife Annabel and her new partner, Sir Jeffrey, but...

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Curtain call by Graham Hurley

Curtain call

Graham Hurley

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"Thirty-nine-year-old Enora Andresson is a successful actress and a woman in her prime. But for how long? Tests have revealed an aggressive brain tumour that could kill her. Already struggling with the wreckage of her marriage and a strained relationship...

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The hour of death by Jane Willan

The hour of death

Jane Willan

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"Sister Agatha and Father Selwyn make sleuthing a work of art. But will they paint themselves into a corner when they investigate the Village Art Society president's death? As Yuletide settles upon Gwenafwy Abbey, the rural Welsh convent's peace is s...

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Cookin' the books by Amy Patricia Meade

Cookin' the books

Amy Patricia Meade

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"Literary caterer Letitia 'Tish' Tarragon is delighted when Binnie Broderick, executive director of the local library, asks her to provide a literary inspired three-course dinner for the library's annual fundraiser. But when Binnie's food is poisoned,...

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Death at the Wychbourne Follies by Amy Myers

Death at the Wychbourne Follies

Amy Myers

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"1926, Kent. Lady Ansley's old Gaiety Theatre group are reuniting at Wychbourne Court for the weekend to perform the Wychbourne Follies, but it's not long before simmering tensions, revived old scores, fears and, worst of all, buried memories take ce...

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Deadlock by Graham Ison

Deadlock

Graham Ison

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"On a hot Tuesday morning in June, Detective Chef Inspector Harry Brock is called to Richmond Park in south-west London, where the body of a young woman has been found, strangled and half-naked, in the Isabella Plantation. The killer fled the scene w...

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A deadly turn by Claire Booth

A deadly turn

Claire Booth

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"Branson County sheriff Hank Worth struggles to uncover the truth behind a fatal car crash in this absorbing mystery. Hank Worth thinks he has performed a good deed when he pulls over the car of six teens caught speeding on a Saturday night and lets them...

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Forgotten murder by Dolores Gordon-Smith

Forgotten murder

Dolores Gordon-Smith

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"When an old schoolfriend of Jack's wife Betty witnesses a disturbing vision in the garden of a smart suburban house, Jack is intrigued. Just what did Jenny Langton see beneath the cedar tree at Saunder's Green that frightened her so much she fainted...

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The art of theft by Sherry (Sherry M.) Thomas

The art of theft

Sherry (Sherry M.) Thomas

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"As 'Sherlock Holmes, consulting detective', Charlotte Holmes has solved murders and found missing individuals. But she has never stolen a priceless artwork--or rather, made away with the secrets hidden behind a much-coveted canvas. But Mrs. Watson i...

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The Peaceful Valley crime wave by Bill Pronzini

The Peaceful Valley crime wave

Bill Pronzini

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"Nothing much happens in Peaceful Valley, Montana. And that's just how Sheriff Lucas Monk likes it. Aside from the occasional drunken brawl or minor disturbance out on the reservation, he hasn't had to resort to his fists or sidearm in years. That is,...

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Invitation only murder by Leslie Meier

Invitation only murder

Leslie Meier

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"Lucy doesn't know what to expect as she arrives on a private Maine island owned by eccentric billionaire Scott Newman, only that the exclusive experience should make for a very intriguing feature story. An avid environmentalist, Scott has stripped t...

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The doll factory by Elizabeth Macneal

The doll factory

Elizabeth Macneal

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"An intoxicating story of art, obsession and possession. London. 1850. The Great Exhibition is being erected in Hyde Park and among the crowd watching the spectacle two people meet. For Iris, an aspiring artist, it is the encounter of a moment - forg...

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Guilty not guilty by Felix Francis

Guilty not guilty

Felix Francis

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"'It is said that everyone over a certain age can remember distinctly what they were doing when they heard that President Kennedy had been assassinated, or that Princess Diana had been killed in a Paris car crash, but I, for one, could recall all too...

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Killer in the carriage house by Sheila Connolly

Killer in the carriage house

Sheila Connolly

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"The second book in the Victorian Village Mystery series from New York Times bestselling author Sheila Connolly! Kate Hamilton's plans for recreating Asheboro, Maryland as a Victorian village and tourist attraction are progressing nicely, and most of...

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A snapshot of murder by Frances Brody

A snapshot of murder

Frances Brody

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"Yorkshire, 1928. Indomitable sleuth Kate Shackleton is taking a well-deserved break from her detective work and indulging in her other passion: photography. When her local Photographic Society proposes an outing to the opening of the Brontë Museum, Kate...

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A killer carol by Laura Bradford

A killer carol

Laura Bradford

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"Heavenly, PA has been transformed into a Christmas wonderland, and Claire is delighted to celebrate the season ... but a fiendish killer has other plans in this all-new installment in the national bestselling series. As the owner of Heavenly Treasures,...

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Beating about the bush by M. C. Beaton

Beating about the bush

M. C. Beaton

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"When private detective Agatha Raisin comes across a severed leg in a roadside hedge, it looks like she is about to become involved in a particularly gruesome murder. Looks, however, can be deceiving, as Agatha discovers when she is employed to investigate...

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A killer edition by Lorna Barrett

A killer edition

Lorna Barrett

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"With her assistant, Pixie, picking up more responsibility around the shop, Tricia Miles suddenly has a lot more time on her hands. Tricia decides to join the local animal-rescue board and enter the Great Booktown Bake-Off, but neither pans out as smoothly...

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Robert B. Parker's Angel eyes by Ace Atkins

Robert B. Parker's Angel eyes

Ace Atkins

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"Gabby Leggett left her Boston family with big dreams of making it as a model/actress in Hollywood. Two years later, she disappears from her apartment. Her family, former boyfriend, friends - and the police - have no idea where she is and no leads. L...

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The wrong girl by Donis Casey

The wrong girl

Donis Casey

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"In February of 1926, private detective Ted Oliver is hired by a mysterious client to investigate the death of Graham Peyton, a man known for recruiting high-class prostitutes for the studios until his disappearance five years ago. Thanks to a feroci...

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The escape room by Megan Goldin

The escape room

Megan Goldin

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"'Welcome to the escape room. Your goal is simple. Get out alive.' In the lucrative, high-pressure world of Wall Street finance, Vincent, Jules, Sylvie and Sam are the best of the best. Their team makes billion-dollar deals. They live lives of vanity...

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The night fire by Michael Connelly

The night fire

Michael Connelly

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"Back when Harry Bosch was just a rookie homicide detective, he had an inspiring mentor who taught him to take the work personally and light the fire of relentlessness for every case. Now that mentor, J.J. Thompson, is dead, but after his funeral his...

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Nothing ventured by Jeffrey Archer

Nothing ventured

Jeffrey Archer

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"William Warwick has always wanted to be a detective, and decides, much to his father's dismay, that rather than become a lawyer like his father, Sir Julian Warwick QC, and his sister Grace, he will join London's Metropolitan Police Force. After grad...

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The long call by Ann Cleeves

The long call

Ann Cleeves

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"In North Devon, where the rivers Taw and Torridge converge and run into the sea, Detective Matthew Venn stands outside the church as his father's funeral takes place. The day Matthew turned his back on the strict evangelical community in which he grew...

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The never game by Jeffery Deaver

The never game

Jeffery Deaver

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"From the bestselling and award-winning master of suspense, the first novel in a thrilling new series, introducing Colter Shaw. "You have been abandoned." A young woman has gone missing in Silicon Valley and her father has hired Colter Shaw to find her....

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My sister, the serial killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite

My sister, the serial killer

Oyinkan Braithwaite

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"Satire meets slasher in this short, darkly funny hand grenade of a novel about a Nigerian woman whose younger sister has a very inconvenient habit of killing her boyfriends. "Femi makes three, you know. Three and they label you a serial killer." Korede...

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Schoolgirl missing by Sue Fortin

Schoolgirl missing

Sue Fortin

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"When fourteen-year-old Poppy vanishes on a family boating trip, suspicion soon turns close to home - to the two people who should do everything to keep her safe, her parents, Kit and Neve. Can they really be responsible for their little girl's disap...

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The smiling man by Joseph Knox

The smiling man

Joseph Knox

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"'I usually experienced the presence of a dead body as an absence, but in this case, it felt like a black hole opening up in front of me.' Disconnected from his history and careless of his future, Detective Aidan Waits has resigned himself to the night...

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Dark pines by Will (Novelist) Dean

Dark pines

Will (Novelist) Dean

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"An isolated Swedish town. A deaf reporter terrified of nature. A dense spruce forest overdue for harvest. A pair of eyeless hunters found murdered in the woods. It's week one of the Swedish elk hunt, and the sound of gunfire is everywhere. When Tuva...

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Grave expectations by Heather Redmond

Grave expectations

Heather Redmond

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"London, June 1835: In the interest of being a good neighbor, Charles checks in on Miss Haverstock, the elderly spinster who resides in the flat above his. But as the young journalist and his fiance Kate ascend the stairs, they are assaulted by the.....

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Smoke and ashes by Abir Mukherjee

Smoke and ashes

Abir Mukherjee

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"India, 1921. Haunted by his memories of the Great War, Captain Sam Wyndham is battling a serious addiction to opium that he must keep secret from his superiors in the Calcutta police force. When Sam is summoned to investigate a grisly murder, he is stunned...

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The disappearance of Alastair Ainsworth by Leonard S. Goldberg

The disappearance of Alastair Ainsworth

Leonard S. Goldberg

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"Joanna and the Watsons receive an unexpected visitor to 221b Baker Street during a nocturnal storm. A rain-drenched Dr. Alexander Verner arrives with a most harrowing tale. Verner has just returned from an unsettling trip to see a patient who he believes...

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The other end of the line by Andrea Camilleri

The other end of the line

Andrea Camilleri

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"A wave of refugees has arrived on the Sicilian coast, and Inspector Montalbano and his team have been stationed at port, alongside countless volunteers, to receive and assist the newcomers. Meanwhile, Livia has promised their presence at a friend's ...

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Here comes Santa paws by Laurien Berenson

Here comes Santa paws

Laurien Berenson

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"It's the most wonderful time of the year in Connecticut, but Melanie Travis finds surviving this December may take a real Christmas miracle when a yuletide murderer comes to town ... As Melanie attempts to deck the halls in a house overrun by pamper...

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Dark ambitions by Irene Hannon

Dark ambitions

Irene Hannon

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"Former Army Night Stalker Rick Jordan usually has his camp for foster children to himself during the winter months. But someone has visited recently - leaving a trail of blood. One of the two clues left behind tips Rick off to the identity of his visitor,...

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