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Thrillers, criminal investigation, court drama and more in our latest selection of criminally good reads. See what titles we offer in book, eBook, eAudiobook, large print or audio CD. This list updates when we add new titles to our collection.

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The monogram murders by Sophie Hannah

The monogram murders

Sophie Hannah

eBook

Hercule Poirot's quiet supper in a London coffee house is interrupted when a young woman confides to him that she is about to be murdered. She is terrified, but begs Poirot not to find and punish her killer. Once she is dead, she insists, justice will...

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Now May You Weep by Deborah Crombie

Now May You Weep

Deborah Crombie

eAudiobook

A crime of passion strikes close to home when Gemma and her best friend, Hazel Cavendish, travel to Scotland, a land of mists and fine whiskey, of hidden pasts and dangerous secrets. Or so Gemma discovers when an unexpected meeting with Hazel's old f...

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The resurrectionist of Caligo by Wendy Trimboli

The resurrectionist of Caligo

Wendy Trimboli

eBook

"Man of Science" Roger Weathersby scrapes out a risky living digging up corpses for medical schools. When he's framed for the murder of one of his cadavers, he's forced to trust in the superstitions he's always rejected: his former friend, princess S...

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The benefit of hindsight by Susan Hill

The benefit of hindsight

Susan Hill

Audio CD

"On the face of it DC Simon Serrailler has had time to recuperate after the violent incident that cost him his arm - and nearly his life. He is back in harness at Lafferton CID but is spending his spare time high up in the cathedral roof, making drawings...

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The figure in the photograph by Kevin Sullivan

The figure in the photograph

Kevin Sullivan

eAudiobook

1898. When Juan's father is killed while working as a photographer in Cuba, the young man is left with nothing but his last photos amid the chaos as the war between Spain and America escalates. But the images reveal a sinister truth to his father's l...

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The cat and the corpse in the old barn by Kate High

The cat and the corpse in the old barn

Kate High

eAudiobook

Clarice Beech has two passions in life: animal rescue and Detective Inspector Rick Beech, but she and Rick have been separated for the past six months. Clarice shares her other love for contemporary ceramics, with the charming Lady Vita Fayrepoynt. When...

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Cold echo by C. J. Carver

Cold echo

C. J. Carver

eAudiobook

Harry, Lucas and Guy were best friends when they were kids. But then they made a terrible mistake and their friendship shattered, forcing them to cut all ties. Years later, a man's head is discovered in the woods, skinned and with the tongue cut out....

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Vendetta in death by J. D. Robb

Vendetta in death

J. D. Robb

eAudiobook

When a family man is tortured, killed and left in front of his family home for all the world to see, Eve Dallas knows she is on the hunt for a particularly dangerous killer. But death uncovers secrets and the killer leaves a note revealing the victim...

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Highland fling by Sara Sheridan

Highland fling

Sara Sheridan

eAudiobook

Scottish Highlands, 1958. Britain is awash in Cold War anxiety as Mirabelle Bevan heads for the Highlands on a holiday to visit Superintendent Alan McGregor's family. More glamorous than she expected, the Robertsons welcome her with open arms, but she...

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Watch him die by Craig Robertson

Watch him die

Craig Robertson

eAudiobook

The LAPD find a man dead at home. Nothing suggests foul-play but elements of the victim's house show that something is deeply wrong. Meanwhile, in Glasgow, DI Rachel Narey is searching for a missing young woman - and the man she suspects of killing her....

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A shooting at Chateau Rock by Martin Walker

A shooting at Chateau Rock

Martin Walker

eAudiobook

The heirs of a Perigordian sheep farmer learn that they have been disinherited, and their father's estate sold to an insurance company in return for a policy that will place him in a five-star retirement home for the rest of his life. But the farmer ...

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Anatomy of a scandal by Sarah Vaughan

Anatomy of a scandal

Sarah Vaughan

eAudiobook

A high-profile marriage thrust into the spotlight. A wife, determined to keep her family safe, must face a prosecutor who believes justice has been a long time coming. A scandal that will rock Westminster. And the women caught at the heart of it. Anatomy...

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The graves of Whitechapel by Claire Evans

The graves of Whitechapel

Claire Evans

eAudiobook

Victorian London, 1882. Five years ago, crusading lawyer Cage Lackmann successfully defended Moses Pickering against a charge of murder. Now, a body is found bearing all the disturbing hallmarks of that victim - and Pickering is missing. Did Cage free...

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The Whitehall mandarin by Edward (Novelist) Wilson

The Whitehall mandarin

Edward (Novelist) Wilson

eAudiobook

Lady Somers is the first woman to head up the Ministry of Defence. She also has something to hide. Catesby's job is to uncover her story and bury it forever. His quest leads him through the sex scandals of London in the Swinging Sixties and then on to...

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No man's land by Neil Broadfoot

No man's land

Neil Broadfoot

eAudiobook

A mutilated body is found dumped at Cowane's Hospital in the heart of historic Stirling. For DCI Malcolm Ford it's like nothing he's ever seen before. For reporter Donna Blake it's a chance to get her career back on track. But for close protection sp...

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Thirty-one bones by Morgan Cry

Thirty-one bones

Morgan Cry

eAudiobook

When Effie Coulston drops dead on the floor of her bar in a small Spanish town mid-business meeting, her daughter Daniella feels it's her duty to return for the funeral. But Daniella has been estranged from her mother for over twenty years. Daniella is...

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Fell murder by E. C. R. Lorac

Fell murder

E. C. R. Lorac

eAudiobook

First published in 1944, Fell Murder sees E.C.R. Lorac at the height of her considerable powers as a purveyor of well-made and traditional detective fiction. The book presents a fascinating 'return of the prodigal' mystery set in the later stages of the...

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The wife and the widow by Christian White

The wife and the widow

Christian White

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Who we were by Ber Carroll

Who we were

Ber Carroll

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In the clearing by J. P. author. Pomare

In the clearing

J. P. author. Pomare

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The Diabolical Club by Stevyn Colgan

The Diabolical Club

Stevyn Colgan

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Now you see them by Elly Griffiths

Now you see them

Elly Griffiths

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The scent of death by Simon Beckett

The scent of death

Simon Beckett

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The Staveley suspect by Rebecca Tope

The Staveley suspect

Rebecca Tope

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Under attack by Edward Marston

Under attack

Edward Marston

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The Department of Sensitive Crimes by Alexander McCall Smith

The Department of Sensitive Crimes

Alexander McCall Smith

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The assistant by S. K. Tremayne

The assistant

S. K. Tremayne

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A secret life by Christobel Kent

A secret life

Christobel Kent

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The night raids by Jim Kelly

The night raids

Jim Kelly

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The last trial by Scott Turow

The last trial

Scott Turow

Audio CD

Already 85 years old and in precarious health, Stern has been persuaded to defend an old friend, Kiril Pafko. A former Nobel Prize-winner in Medicine, Pafko, shockingly, has been charged in a federal racketeering indictment with fraud, insider trading...

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Dark empire  by John Horrocks

Dark empire

John Horrocks

Book

Katherine Mansfield created some of literature's most chilling characters, not least Harry Kember and his wife. They seemed out of place among the families enjoying summer holidays at Wellington's Days Bay. Some of the women at the Bay thought that one...

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A fatal fiction  by Kaitlyn Dunnett

A fatal fiction

Kaitlyn Dunnett

Book

"Forgotten on the outskirts of quaint Lenape Hollow, Feldman’s Catskill Resort Hotel has outlasted its heyday as a popular tourist destination and now awaits demolition. But once Mikki is hired to edit a revealing memoir by Sunny Feldman, the last li...

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All fall down  by M. J. Arlidge

All fall down

M. J. Arlidge

Book

"'You have one hour to live.' Those are the only words on the phone call. Then they hang up. Surely, a prank? A mistake? A wrong number? Anything but the chilling truth... That someone is watching, waiting, working to take your life in one hour. But...

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20th victim  by James Patterson

20th victim

James Patterson

eBook

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The Fiercest Enemy by Rick Reed

The Fiercest Enemy

Rick Reed

eBook

In rural Indiana, the underground mines that once held coal and iron ore have become killing grounds. In two counties, five corpses have been discovered. Their deaths appear accidental, from drowning or suffocating in flooded and abandoned mines. But...

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Devil's Garden by Aline Templeton

Devil's Garden

Aline Templeton

eBook

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Murder in the mews  by Agatha Christie

Murder in the mews

Agatha Christie

eAudiobook

How did a woman holding a pistol in her right hand shoot herself in the left temple? What was the link between a ghost sighting and the disappearance of top secret military plans? How did the bullet that killed Sir Gervase shatter a mirror in another...

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Lord John and the private matter  by Diana Gabaldon

Lord John and the private matter

Diana Gabaldon

eAudiobook

The epic, multivolume Outlander saga is the starting point for a brilliant new series that begins with the novel Lord John and the Private Matter. Filled with intrigue and mystery and starring one of the most popular Outlander characters, Lord John Grey,...

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Lord John and the brotherhood of the blade  by Diana Gabaldon

Lord John and the brotherhood of the blade

Diana Gabaldon

eAudiobook

Diana Gabaldon, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Outlander saga, brings back one of her most compelling characters: Lord John Grey. Here Gabaldon weaves together the strands of Lord John's secret and public lives-a shattering family mystery,...

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Murder on Pleasant Avenue  by Victoria (Victoria E.) Thompson

Murder on Pleasant Avenue

Victoria (Victoria E.) Thompson

eAudiobook

When midwife Sarah and detective Frank Malloy's friend and new partner Gino Donatelli is accused of murder, Frank and Sarah must catch the killer to keep Gino alive, in this enthralling new novel in the USA Today bestselling Gaslight Mystery series. A...

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The divinities by Parker Bilal

The divinities

Parker Bilal

Audio CD

Drake was beginning to get a bad feeling about this. The hand didn't look like a child's. And there was something about the shape of the victims' heads. It was hard to be sure from this angle. He circled around the base of the mound. The heads were covered...

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This little family  by Inès Bayard

This little family

Inès Bayard

Book

"This astonishing debut inhabits the mind of a young married woman driven to extremes by disgust and dread in the aftermath of a rape. Marie and Laurent, a young, affluent couple, have settled into their large Paris apartment and decide to start trying...

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The babysitter  by Nancy Bush

The babysitter

Nancy Bush

Book

"In River Glen, Oregon, rumors are spreading about the Babysitter Stalker. One victim was fatally stabbed. A second fell--or was pushed--from a rooftop deck. High school sophomore Jamie Whelan, scheduled to watch the Ryerson twins tonight, isn't worried....

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The request  by David Bell

The request

David Bell

Book

"Ryan Francis has it all - great job, wonderful wife, beautiful child. That is until an old friend, Blake Norton, asks Ryan to help keep his affair a secret by retrieving an incriminating item from the woman's home. Ryan refuses to help, but when Bla...

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The heatwave  by Katerina Diamond

The heatwave

Katerina Diamond

Book

"Two bad things happened that summer: A stranger arrived. And the first girl disappeared. In the wake of the crime that rocked her community, Felicity fled, knowing more than she let on. But sixteen years later, her new life is shattered by the news that...

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Every step she takes  by Kelley Armstrong

Every step she takes

Kelley Armstrong

Book

"Genevieve has secrets that no one knows. In Rome she can be whoever she wants to be. Her neighbors aren’t nosy; her Italian is passable; the shopkeepers and restaurant owners now see her as a local, and they let her be. It’s exactly what she wants. ...

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The guest list by Lucy (Novelist) Foley

The guest list

Lucy (Novelist) Foley

Audio CD

"On an island off the coast of Ireland, guests gather to celebrate two people joining their lives together as one. The groom: handsome and charming, a rising television star. The bride: smart and ambitious, a magazine publisher. It’s a wedding for a ...

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A silent stabbing by Alyssa Maxwell

A silent stabbing

Alyssa Maxwell

Audio CD

"Eva is excited for a visit from her sister Alice, who lives in Suffolk with her husband and three children. But when Alice arrives alone, desiring a break from her family, Eva becomes concerned. Her dismay deepens as Alice starts spending time with a...

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The Cairo brief by Fiona Veitch Smith

The Cairo brief

Fiona Veitch Smith

Audio CD

"Intrepid reporter sleuth Poppy Denby is invited to attend the auction of the Death Mask of Nefertiti. The auction is to be held on the country estate of Sir James Maddox, a famous explorer and Egyptologist. Representatives of the world's leading museums...

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Lavender blue murder by Laura Childs

Lavender blue murder

Laura Childs

Audio CD

"Tea-Maven Theodosia Browning brews up trouble in the latest Tea Shop Mystery from New York Times bestselling author Laura Childs. Tea maven Theodosia Browning and her tea sommelier Drayton Conneley are guests at a bird hunt styled in the precise manner...

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Through the wall by Caroline Corcoran

Through the wall

Caroline Corcoran

Audio CD

"Lexie loves her home. She feels safe and secure in it - and loved, thanks to her boyfriend Tom. But recently, something's not been quite right. A book out of place. A wardrobe door left open. A set of keys going missing. Tom thinks Lexie's going mad...

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Woman in the water by Katerina Diamond

Woman in the water

Katerina Diamond

Audio CD

"When a woman's body is found submerged in icy water, police are shocked to find she is alive. But she won't disclose her name, or what happened to her - even when a second body is discovered. And then she disappears from her hospital bed. Detectives...

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Magpie by Sophie Draper

Magpie

Sophie Draper

Audio CD

"Claire lives with her family in a beautiful glass house overlooking the water. But she feels as if she's married to a stranger - one who is leading a double life. As soon as she can get their son Joe away from him, she's determined to leave Duncan. ...

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Liar  by Lesley Pearse

Liar

Lesley Pearse

Book

"Amelia White dreamed of being a reporter, but the closest she'd come was selling advertising in the local paper. Until the fateful day she stumbles on a truly shocking scoop. A murder victim, round the corner from her home. When the police and repo...

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All the broken people  by Leah Konen

All the broken people

Leah Konen

Book

"Fleeing Brooklyn with little more than a suitcase and her trusty dog, Lucy King heads to rustic Woodstock, New York, eager to lose herself in a quiet life where her past can never find her. But when she meets Vera and John, the alluring couple next ...

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The finders  by Jeffrey B. Burton

The finders

Jeffrey B. Burton

Book

"Jeffrey B. Burton's The Finders marks the beginning of a fast-paced new mystery series featuring a heroic golden retriever cadaver dog named Vira and her handler, Mason Reid. Mason "Mace" Reid lives on the outskirts of Chicago and specializes in human...

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To tell you the truth  by Gilly Macmillan

To tell you the truth

Gilly Macmillan

Book

"She was nine years old when her brother vanished in the woods near home. As the only witness, Lucy's story of that night became crucial to the police investigation. Thirty years on, her brother's whereabouts are still unknown. Now Lucy is a bestsell...

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Game of dog bones  by Laurien Berenson

Game of dog bones

Laurien Berenson

Book

"As Greenwich, Connecticut slows down during a bitterly cold February, Melanie and her spunky Aunt Peg head to the city that never sleeps for the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show at Madison Square Garden. Aunt Peg can't wait to demonstrate her judging...

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Nacho average murder  by Maddie Day

Nacho average murder

Maddie Day

Book

"While looking forward to her high school reunion back in California, Robbie's anticipation is complicated by memories of her mother's untimely death. At first, she has fun hanging out with her old classmates and reuniting with the local flavors - av...

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Nothing bundt trouble  by Ellie Alexander

Nothing bundt trouble

Ellie Alexander

Book

"Spring has sprung in Ashland, Oregon, and everything at Torte seems to be coming up buttercream roses. But just when Juliet Capshaw seems to have found her sweet spot―with her staff set to handle the influx of tourists for this year’s Shakespeare fe...

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The other passenger  by Louise Candlish

The other passenger

Louise Candlish

Book

"On the morning of Monday 23rd December, Jamie Buckby takes the commuter riverboat from his home in St Mary’s, southeast London, to work in Central London, noting that his good friend and neighbour Kit Roper has not turned up for the 7.30am service t...

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Blood memory by Greg Iles

Blood memory

Greg Iles

eBook

Forensic expert "Cat" Ferry has a stellar reputation until a panic attack paralyzes her at a New Orleans murder scene. Praying the attack is a one-time event, she continues working, but when the same killer strikes again -- raising fears that a serial...

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The bridge to Belle Island by Julie Klassen

The bridge to Belle Island

Julie Klassen

Audio CD

"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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Liar liar by Mel Sherratt

Liar liar

Mel Sherratt

Audio CD

"When a young boy is thrown from a balcony in a block of flats, DS Grace Allendale witnesses the shocking aftermath of the tragic event. But despite everything, no one will admit to seeing who did it – and the parents will only tell the police that it...

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The new husband by Daniel Palmer

The new husband

Daniel Palmer

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"Nina Garrity learned that the hard way after discovering that her missing husband, Glen, had been leading a double life with another woman. But Glen's gone--presumably drowned while fishing on his boat--so she can't confront him about the affair or any...

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Deadly anniversaries

Deadly anniversaries

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"Deadly Anniversaries celebrates the 75th anniversary of the Mystery Writers of America with a collection of stories from some of the top names in crime fiction."--Provided by publisher.

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Pretty as a picture by Elizabeth Little

Pretty as a picture

Elizabeth Little

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"Marissa Dahl, a shy but successful film editor, travels to a small island off the coast of Delaware to work with the legendary--and legendarily demanding--director Tony Rees on a feature film with a familiar logline. Some girl dies. It's not much to...

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Robert B. Parker's Grudge match by Mike Lupica

Robert B. Parker's Grudge match

Mike Lupica

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"Robert B. Parker’s beloved PI Sunny Randall returns on a case that blurs the line between friend and foe … and if Sunny can’t tell the difference, the consequences may be deadly. When Sunny’s long-time gangster associate Tony Marcus comes to her for...

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Heart of junk by Luke Geddes

Heart of junk

Luke Geddes

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"The city of Wichita, Kansas, is wracked with panic over the abduction of toddler pageant princess Lindy Bobo. However, the dealers at The Heart of America Antique Mall are too preoccupied by their own neurotic compulsions to take much notice. Postca...

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Little secrets by Jennifer Hillier

Little secrets

Jennifer Hillier

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"All it takes to unravel a life is one little secret ... Marin had the perfect life. Married to her college sweetheart, she owns a chain of upscale hair salons, and Derek runs his own company. They're admired in their community and are a loving family...

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The Sun Down Motel by Simone St. James

The Sun Down Motel

Simone St. James

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"The secrets lurking in a rundown roadside motel ensnare a young woman, just as they did her aunt thirty-five years before, in this new atmospheric suspense novel from the national bestselling and award-winning author of The Broken Girls. Upstate NY,...

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Alone in the wild by Kelley Armstrong

Alone in the wild

Kelley Armstrong

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"Every season in Rockton seems to bring a new challenge. At least that's what Detective Casey Duncan has felt since she decided to call this place home. Between all the secretive residents, the sometimes-hostile settlers outside, and the surrounding....

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The last trial by Scott Turow

The last trial

Scott Turow

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"At 85 years old, Alejandro 'Sandy' Stern, a brilliant defense lawyer with his health failing but spirit intact, is on the brink of retirement. But when his old friend Dr. Kiril Pafko, a former Nobel Prize winner in Medicine, is faced with charges of...

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Fair warning by Michael Connelly

Fair warning

Michael Connelly

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"Veteran reporter Jack McEvoy has taken down killers before, but when a woman he had a one-night stand with is murdered in a particularly brutal way, McEvoy realizes he might be facing a criminal mind unlike any he's ever encountered. McEvoy investigates...

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The 20th victim by James Patterson

The 20th victim

James Patterson

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"Three cities. Three bullets. Three victims. Simultaneous murders hit LA, Chicago and San Francisco. SFPD Sergeant Lindsay Boxer is tasked with uncovering what links these precise and calculated killings. Lindsay discovers that the victims all excel ...

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The wife stalker by Liv Constantine

The wife stalker

Liv Constantine

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"Breezing into the upscale seaside paradise of Westport, Connecticut, gorgeous thirtysomething Piper Reynard sets down roots, opening a rehab and wellness space and joining a local yacht club. When she meets Leo Drakos, a handsome, successful lawyer,...

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The goodbye man by Jeffery Deaver

The goodbye man

Jeffery Deaver

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"In the wilderness of Washington State, expert tracker Colter Shaw has located two young men accused of a terrible hate crime. But when his pursuit takes a shocking and tragic turn, Shaw becomes desperate to discover what went so horribly wrong and if...

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Angel  by L. J. Ross

Angel

L. J. Ross

Book

"After a turbulent time, DCI Ryan’s life is finally beginning to return to normal and he’s looking forward to spending an uneventful Easter bank holiday weekend with his fiancée. Then, on Good Friday morning he is called out to a crime scene at one of...

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Tell me no lies by Shelley Noble

Tell me no lies

Shelley Noble

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"Lady Dunbridge was not about to let a little thing like the death of her husband ruin her social life. She's come to New York City, ready to take the dazzling world of Gilded Age Manhattan by storm. The social events of the summer have been amusing but...

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In the shadow of Vesuvius by Tasha Alexander

In the shadow of Vesuvius

Tasha Alexander

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"In skillfully intertwined storylines from the dawn of the twentieth century and the heyday of the Roman Empire, Tasha Alexander's bestselling series brings Lady Emily and her husband to Pompeii, where they uncover a recent crime in the ancient city....

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Something read, something dead by Eva Gates

Something read, something dead

Eva Gates

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"Winter falls on North Carolina's Outer Banks as Lucy Richardson and her friends joyfully help her favorite cousin, Josie O'Malley, plan her wedding. The owner and head baker of Josie's Cozy Bakery and her fiancé, chef Jake Greenblatt, want a small, ...

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A curio killing by Mary Ellen Hughes

A curio killing

Mary Ellen Hughes

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"Callie Reed is looking forward to her first Keepsake Cove spring festival. But her excitement dims considerably when she learns that her ex-boyfriend, Hank, will be performing with one of the hired country-western bands. Callie vows to keep her distance,...

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A deadly feast by Lucy Burdette

A deadly feast

Lucy Burdette

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"Key West food critic Hayley Snow scents something fishy when a customer falls stone-crab cold dead on a seafood tasting tour. Thanksgiving is nearly here, and Key West food critic Hayley Snow has just one more assignment to put to bed for Key Zest m...

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Deadly diaries by C. E. Waterman

Deadly diaries

C. E. Waterman

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"Maggie Schreiber finds her Aunt Esther murdered in the quiet neighborhood of Pinon Heights. In order to deal with her loss, Maggie begins to read Aunt Esther's diaries, but before she gets far, most of the books are stolen. Then, her sister is attacked,...

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Miss Julia knows a thing or two by Ann B. Ross

Miss Julia knows a thing or two

Ann B. Ross

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"In this latest installment of the Miss Julia series, Miss Julia has decided to stop meddling in other peoples' lives. But soon she is called on to help when Mildred's grandchild, whom she has never met, shows up unexpectedly. Miss Julia has experience...

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The stolen gold affair by Bill Pronzini

The stolen gold affair

Bill Pronzini

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"Despite the fact that his wedding is right around the corner, John Quincannon takes on what may be his riskiest assignment: going undercover into a gold mine to ferret out a gang hijacking high-grade ore before it reaches the surface ... John discovers...

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One fatal flaw by Anne Perry

One fatal flaw

Anne Perry

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"It is 1910 and a warehouse fire on the banks of the Thames has left one criminal dead and another charged with his murder. Convinced of his innocence, Jessie Beale begs barrister Daniel Pitt to defend the accused. It's a hopeless case - unless Daniel...

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The hollows by Jess Montgomery

The hollows

Jess Montgomery

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"Ohio, 1926: For many years, the underground railroad track in Moonvale Tunnel has been used as a short cut through the Appalachian hills. When an elderly woman is killed walking along the tracks, the brakeman tells tales of seeing a ghostly female f...

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Dead end by Nancy Mehl

Dead end

Nancy Mehl

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"When a body is discovered in a field in Iowa, the police uncover fourteen additional corpses, some from twenty years ago, others from the recent past. The remains point to a serial killer with an MO the authorities have seen before – Ed Oliphant, a man...

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The subject of malice by Cynthia G. Kuhn

The subject of malice

Cynthia G. Kuhn

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"The organizers have rustled up plenty of surprises for the literary conference at Tattered Star Ranch. But the murder of an influential scholar wasn't on the program--someone has clearly taken the theme of Malice in the Mountains to heart. This shocking...

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A bad day for Sunshine by Darynda Jones

A bad day for Sunshine

Darynda Jones

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"Sheriff Sunshine Vicram finds her cup o' joe more than half full when the small village of Del Sol, New Mexico, becomes the center of national attention for a kidnapper on the loose. Del Sol, New Mexico is known for three things: its fry-an-egg-on-t...

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Poppy Harmon and the hung jury by Lee Hollis

Poppy Harmon and the hung jury

Lee Hollis

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"If Poppy didn't believe she was in too deep as the only female juror in a high-profile assault case involving an infamously hot-tempered crooner, she's sure of it upon meeting blast-from-her-past Rod Harper. A former TV co-star from her short-lived ...

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The shallows by Matt Goldman

The shallows

Matt Goldman

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"In the words of Lee Child on Gone to Dust, "I want more of Nils Shapiro." New York Times Best Selling author and Emmy Award-winning writer Matt Goldman obliges by bringing the Minneapolis private detective back for another thrilling, stand-alone adventure...

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A forgotten murder by Jude Deveraux

A forgotten murder

Jude Deveraux

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"An English manor home, an unsolved mystery, too many suspects to count -- It's the perfect holiday for romance novelist Sara Medlar. After solving two murder cases in their hometown of Lachlan, Florida, Sara Medlar, her niece Kate and their friend Jack...

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Poppy Redfern and the midnight murders by Tessa Arlen

Poppy Redfern and the midnight murders

Tessa Arlen

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"Summer 1942. The world has been at war for three long and desperate years. In the remote English village of Little Buffenden, the Redfern family's house and farmland has been requisitioned by the War Office as a new airfield for the American Air Force....

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A madness of sunshine by Nalini Singh

A madness of sunshine

Nalini Singh

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"Anahera Rawiri left New Zealand at twenty-one, fleeing small-town poverty and the ghosts of her childhood with no plans to look back. But eight years later, she returns, seeking familiarity as respite from the shattered remains of her new life. And ...

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The guest list by Lucy (Novelist) Foley

The guest list

Lucy (Novelist) Foley

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"On an island off the coast of Ireland, guests gather to celebrate two people joining their lives together as one. The groom: handsome and charming, a rising television star. The bride: smart and ambitious, a magazine publisher. It’s a wedding for a ...

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The good wife  by Jane Adams

The good wife

Jane Adams

Book

"1929. Police surgeon Dr Clive Mason is devastated when his wife Martha is found dead in an empty horsebox at Southwell Races, her handbag stolen. The Masons were enjoying a day out at the races with their friends, Dr Ephraim Phillips and his wife Nora,...

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The silent wife  by Karin Slaughter

The silent wife

Karin Slaughter

Book

"Atlanta, Georgia. Present day. A young woman is brutally attacked and left for dead. The police investigate but the trail goes cold. Until a chance assignment takes GBI investigator Will Trent to the state penitentiary, and to a prisoner who says he...

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Gallowstree Lane by Kate London

Gallowstree Lane

Kate London

Audio CD

"Please don't let me die. Please don't. The final words of teenager Spencer Cardoso as he bleeds out on a London street, his life cut short in a single moment of rage. Detective Inspector Kieran Shaw's not interested in the infantry. Shaw likes the p...

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Death by auction by Alexis Morgan

Death by auction

Alexis Morgan

eBook

"It's hard to say no to Tripp Blackston. That's how Abby found herself on yet another committee, organizing a bachelors' auction to raise money for Tripp's veterans group. The former Special Forces soldier is mortified when Abby enlists him to be one...

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From Devon with death by Stephanie Austin

From Devon with death

Stephanie Austin

eBook

When Juno Browne finds a life-sized effigy floating in the River Ashburn, a note attached claims it as the work of Cutty Dyer, Ashburton's mythical blood-drinking demon. But despite Juno's instinct that this is a sign of trouble ahead, the police dismiss...

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Burn-in by P. W. (Peter Warren) Singer

Burn-in

P. W. (Peter Warren) Singer

eBook

"An FBI agent teams up with the first police robot to hunt a shadowy terrorist in this gripping technothriller-and fact-based tour of tomorrow-from the authors of Ghost Fleet"--

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The hunted by Elmore Leonard

The hunted

Elmore Leonard

eBook

Al Rosen was doing just fine, hiding out in Israel -- until he decided to play Good Samaritan and rescue some elderly tourists from a hotel fire. Now his picture's been carried in the stateside press, and the guys he's been hiding from know exactly where...

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The unbroken by Alex Caan

The unbroken

Alex Caan

eBook

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Shattered Justice by Susan (Mystery writer) Furlong

Shattered Justice

Susan (Mystery writer) Furlong

eBook

In the Appalachian town of Bone Gap, Tennessee, backwoods justice is more than just blind. It's swift, silent, and shockingly personal. Especially for Irish Traveller turned deputy sheriff Brynn Callahan ...

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Find them dead by Peter James

Find them dead

Peter James

eBook

Roy Grace, creation of the award-winning author Peter James, unearths a powerful criminal network in Find Them Dead. A Brighton gangster is on trial for conspiracy to murder, following the death of a rival crime family boss. As the jury file into Lewes...

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The delightful life of a suicide pilot by Colin Cotterill

The delightful life of a suicide pilot

Colin Cotterill

eBook

"Laos, 1981: When an unofficial mailman drops off a strange bilingual diary, Dr. Siri is intrigued. Half is in Lao, but the other half is in Japanese, which no one Siri knows can read; it appears to have been written during the Second World War. Most...

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Blue on blue by Dal Maclean

Blue on blue

Dal Maclean

eAudiobook

After three years working as a private investigator, newly reinstated Detective Inspector Will Foster still holds himself responsible for the death of an officer under his command. But he's returned to the Met bent on redeeming himself and that means...

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Address for murder by Tonya Kappes

Address for murder

Tonya Kappes

eAudiobook

Discover the southern life of Bernadette Butler, along with the eccentric and lovable citizens, along with all the fur babies, who live in Sugar Creek Gap in this new southern cozy mystery series by USA Today bestselling author Tonya Kappes. Mail Car...

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Six and a half deadly sins by Colin Cotterill

Six and a half deadly sins

Colin Cotterill

eAudiobook

"Laos, 1979: Dr. Siri Paiboun, the twice-retired ex-National Coroner of Laos, receives an unmarked package in the mail. Inside is a hand-woven pha sin, a colorful traditional skirt worn by women in certain northern Lao tribes. A lovely present, but who...

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