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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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Lethal white by Robert Galbraith

Lethal white

Robert Galbraith

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"When Billy, a troubled young man, comes to private eye Cormoran Strike's office to ask for his help investigating a crime he thinks he witnessed as a child, Strike is left deeply unsettled. While Billy is obviously mentally distressed, and cannot re...

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A suspicion of silver by P. F. Chisholm

A suspicion of silver

P. F. Chisholm

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Edinburgh, 1593. The new year begins. Sir Robert Carey has just foiled a double plot against King James. He rides for Leith hunting the would-be assassin now identified as Joachim Hochstetter, also known as Jonathan Hepburn. Has he taken ship for the...

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Death by dragonfly by Jane Tesh

Death by dragonfly

Jane Tesh

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Flamboyant actor Leo Pierson's Art Nouveau treasures have been stolen, including a one-of-a-kind Lalique glass dragonfly he claims is cursed. David Randall, 302 Grace Street's private eye, agrees to recover the valuables before he realizes murder has...

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Bird, bath and beyond  by E. J. Copperman

Bird, bath and beyond

E. J. Copperman

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"Kay Powell, theatrical agent to non-human animals, is babysitting--that is, birdsitting--her client, a parrot named Barney, on the set of his new TV show, Dead City. When the show's charismatic star is shot in his trailer between scenes, the only ey...

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A wrench in the works by Kate Carlisle

A wrench in the works

Kate Carlisle

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"Shannon Hammer's younger sister Chloe left Lighthouse Cove after high school to make it big in Hollywood. And she did it! For several years now, Chloe has been the co-host of a popular home repair show on the Do-It-Yourself Network. Now, after ten y...

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What doesn't kill her by Christina Dodd

What doesn't kill her

Christina Dodd

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"One secret, one nightmare, one lie. Which is which? 1. I have the scar of a gunshot wound on my forehead ; 2. I have willfully misrepresented my identity to the US military ; 3. I'm the new mother of a seven-year-old girl. Kellen Adams suffers from a...

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Catch me if Yukon by Maddy Hunter

Catch me if Yukon

Maddy Hunter

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As tour escort Emily Miceli leads her globetrotting band of Iowa seniors into the wilds of Alaska, she discovers that, in the land of the midnight sun, whales aren't the only killers on the prowl. When a tour member turns up dead on a mountainous hiking...

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The American agent by Jacqueline Winspear

The American agent

Jacqueline Winspear

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"When Catherine Saxon, an American correspondent reporting on the war in Europe, is found murdered in her London digs, news of her death is concealed by British authorities. Serving as a linchpin between Scotland Yard and the Secret Service, Robert M...

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Blood oath by Linda A. Fairstein

Blood oath

Linda A. Fairstein

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"The depths of Manhattan's secretive Rockefeller University are explored in this thriller about the deep--and often deadly--reverberations of past sins. Assistant DA Alexandra Cooper of the Manhattan Sex Crimes Unit is finally back at work following a...

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Wild card by Stuart Woods

Wild card

Stuart Woods

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"Stone Barrington clashes with a determined adversary in the latest non-stop thriller. Stone Barrington and his latest paramour are enjoying a peaceful country retreat when their idyll is broken by an unwelcome stranger. He was sent by an enemy, someone...

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The Windemere affair by Judith Rolfs

The Windemere affair

Judith Rolfs

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"Albert Windemere had many enemies, but only one hated him enough to commit murder. Psychotherapist Jennifer Trevor is placed in the cross-hairs of a killer when she's hired by her deceased client's lawyer to counsel the dead man's family. Mending hurts...

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Her one mistake by Heidi Perks

Her one mistake

Heidi Perks

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"What should have been a fun-filled, carefree day takes a tragic turn for the worse for one mother when her best friend's child goes missing in this suspenseful, compulsively readable, and darkly twisted psychological thriller. It all started at the ...

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The FlimFlam affair by Bill Pronzini

The FlimFlam affair

Bill Pronzini

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"The Flimflam Affair is the latest charming historical mystery in Mystery Writers of America Grand Master Bill Pronzini's detective series. Carpenter and Quincannon, Professional Detective Services is a fixture in San Francisco at the dawn of a new c...

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Kappy king and the pie kaper by Amy Lillard

Kappy king and the pie kaper

Amy Lillard

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"Kappy King, a member of a middle-of-the-road Amish denomination in Blue Sky, Pa., learns that Alma Miller, the bishop's wife, has been hospitalized after being found bludgeoned and unconscious on the floor of her home. The only clue to the identity of...

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Dark tribute by Iris Johansen

Dark tribute

Iris Johansen

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"New York Times bestseller Iris Johansen is back with another high octane thriller that will leave your mind racing and your heart pounding. Despite her tragic childhood, violin prodigy Cara Delaney has finally found peace in her career as a professi...

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Scrublands by Chris Hammer

Scrublands

Chris Hammer

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In Riversend, an isolated rural community afflicted by an endless drought, a young priest does the unthinkable, killing five parishioners before being taken down himself. A year later, accompanied by his own demons from war-time reporting, journalist...

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In at the death by Francis Duncan

In at the death

Francis Duncan

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"Mordecai Tremaine and Chief Inspector Jonathan Boyce are never pleased to have a promising game of chess interrupted - though when murder is the disrupting force, they are persuaded to make an exception. A quick stop at Scotland Yard to collect any....

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My lovely wife by Samantha Downing

My lovely wife

Samantha Downing

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"Dexter meets Mr. and Mrs. Smith in this wildly compulsive debut thriller about a couple whose fifteen-year marriage has finally gotten too interesting... Our love story is simple. I met a gorgeous woman. We fell in love. We had kids. We moved to the...

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An act of villainy  by Ashley Weaver

An act of villainy

Ashley Weaver

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"Walking through London's West End after a night at the theater, Amory Ames and her husband Milo run into wealthy investor and former actor Gerard Holloway. Holloway and his wife Georgina are old friends of theirs, and when Holloway invites them to the...

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Residue by Michael McGarrity

Residue

Michael McGarrity

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"A cold case becomes a homicide when Kim Ward's bones are unearthed in Las Cruces, New Mexico, forty-five yeers after her disappearance. Forensic and anecdotal evidence quickly shift suspicion to her old college boyfriend: former Santa Fe Police Chief...

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The line that held us by David Joy

The line that held us

David Joy

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"Hunting after a monster buck he's chased for years, Darl Moody never expected he'd accidentally shoot a man digging ginseng. Worse, the man's a Brewer, a family notorious for vengeance and violence. With nowhere to turn, Darl calls on the help of the...

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Beyond the truth by Bruce Robert Coffin

Beyond the truth

Bruce Robert Coffin

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" When a popular high school senior is shot by police following a late night robbery, chaos ensues. The actions of the officer are immediately called into question. Amid community protests, political grandstanding, department leaks, and reluctant wit...

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The hiding place  by C. J. Tudor

The hiding place

C. J. Tudor

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"Joe never wanted to come back to Arnhill. After the way things ended with his old gang--the betrayal, the suicide, the murder--and after what happened when his sister went missing, the last thing he wanted to do was return to his hometown. But Joe d...

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The black ascot by Charles Todd

The black ascot

Charles Todd

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"An astonishing tip from a grateful ex-convict seems implausible--but Inspector Ian Rutledge is intrigued and brings it to his superior at Scotland Yard. Alan Barrington, who has evaded capture for ten years, is the suspect in an appalling murder during...

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The girl in the glass box by James Grippando

The girl in the glass box

James Grippando

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"Julia Rodriguez and her teenage daughter Beatriz escaped bloodthirsty gangs, random violence and, Julia's abusive husband back in El Salvador. Arriving in Miami, mother and daughter struggled to carve their own piece of the American dream. While life...

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Never tell by Lisa Gardner

Never tell

Lisa Gardner

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"A man is dead, shot three times in his home office. But his computer has been shot twelve times, and when the cops arrive, his pregnant wife is holding the gun. D.D. Warren arrives on the scene and recognizes the woman--Evie Carter--from a case many...

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Fool's moon by Diane A. S. Stuckart

Fool's moon

Diane A. S. Stuckart

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Two tarot-savvy cats and their tenderhearted human outwit a cruel criminal in this animal-centric whodunit. Most days, Ruby Sparks feels like the sign that says "Tarot Card Reader Extraordinaire" should say "Tarot Card Reader Fairly Competent." But a...

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A shot in the dark by Lynne Truss

A shot in the dark

Lynne Truss

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"After the notorious `Middle Street Massacre' of 1951, when the majority of Brighton's criminals wiped one another out in a vicious battle as the local police force enjoyed a brief stop en route for an ice cream, Inspector Steine rather enjoys life as...

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Death bakes a pecan pie by L. J. Washburn

Death bakes a pecan pie

L. J. Washburn

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"Hollywood comes to Weatherford, Texas, as a movie company arrives to shoot scenes for a film based on the novel by Phyllis Newsom's friend Eve. But movie fantasy turns to deadly reality as a murder recreated for film turns out to be the genuine article,...

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The fifth doctrine by Karen Robards

The fifth doctrine

Karen Robards

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"It took one hell of an effort for the authorities to finally get the jump on master manipulator Bianca St. Ives, but now that they have, it's far from the capture she expected. Instead of taking her in, there's an offer on the table, a one-shot deal...

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Pruning the dead by Julia Henry

Pruning the dead

Julia Henry

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"With hundreds flocking to her inaugural garden party, meticulous Lilly Jayne hasn't left a single petal out of place. But the picture-perfect gathering turns unruly upon the arrival of Merilee Frank, Lily's ex-husband's catty third wife. Merilee lives...

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Broken bone china by Laura Childs

Broken bone china

Laura Childs

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"Theodosia Browning serves tea and solves crimes in Charleston, a city steeped in tradition and treachery in the latest Tea Shop Mystery from New York Times bestselling author Laura Childs. It is Sunday afternoon, and Theodosia and Drayton are catering...

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Eggs on ice by Laura Childs

Eggs on ice

Laura Childs

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"The Christmas season at the Cackleberry Club cafe is marred by murder in the latest book in the New York Times bestselling series. Some say that casting crusty attorney Allen Sharpe as Scrooge in the Kindred Players production of "A Christmas Carol"...

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Look to the lady by Margery Allingham

Look to the lady

Margery Allingham

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Finding himself the victim of a botched kidnapping attempt, Val Gyrth suspects that he might be in a spot of trouble. Unexpected news to him - but not to the mysterious Mr Campion, who reveals that the ancient Chalice entrusted to Val's family is bei...

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Police at the funeral by Margery Allingham

Police at the funeral

Margery Allingham

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The tranquillity of Cambridge is punctured when Cousin Andrew of the illustrious Faraday family disappears without a trace. No time is wasted in summoning Albert Campion and his sleuthing skills away from the bustle of Piccadilly to investigate - but...

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The new girl by Ingrid Alexandra

The new girl

Ingrid Alexandra

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Upon opening the door, Mary's sure she's seen the woman, Rachel, before. A face like that would be hard to forget - but Mary can't pinpoint where or when she came across her. And then Rachel is thrusting out her small hand, fingers ice-cold, declaring...

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Perfect days by Raphael Montes

Perfect days

Raphael Montes

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Teo, a medical student, meets Clarice at a party. Teo doesn't really like people - they're too messy - but he immediately realises that he and Clarice are meant to be together. And if Clarice doesn't accept that? Well, they just need to spend some ti...

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Head count by Judith Cutler

Head count

Judith Cutler

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A head teacher's work is never done - especially if, like Jane Cowan, you are a victim of your own success. Having done well with Wrayford Primary, she's now added the headship of a neighbouring school to her responsibilities. She's also got involved...

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Thin ice by Quentin Bates

Thin ice

Quentin Bates

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When two small-time crooks rob Reykjavik's premier drug dealer, their plans start to unravel after their getaway driver fails to show. Tensions mount between the pair and the two women they grabbed as hostages, when they find themselves holed up in an...

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A death by arson by Caroline Dunford

A death by arson

Caroline Dunford

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Following an eventful Christmas, Euphemia Martins, like her employer Richenda Muller, is looking forward to a quiet start to 1913. But their hopes are dashed when Richenda's husband Hans announces that they are to visit the home of Sir Richard Staple...

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Fateful mornings by Tom Bouman

Fateful mornings

Tom Bouman

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The snow has melted in Wild Thyme, Pennsylvania. But for Officer Henry Farrell, summer has brought nothing but trouble. While he'd rather be hunting turkeys, drinking beer, and playing his fiddle, he's the only cop in town, and he's got plenty to do....

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The mystery of three quarters by Sophie Hannah

The mystery of three quarters

Sophie Hannah

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Returning home after lunch, Hercule Poirot finds an angry woman waiting outside his front door. She demands to know why Poirot has sent her a letter accusing her of the murder of Barnabas Pandy, a man she has neither heard of nor ever met. Poirot has...

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Mrs Jeffries rocks the boat by Emily Brightwell

Mrs Jeffries rocks the boat

Emily Brightwell

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Unbeknownst to him, Inspector Witherspoon, Scotland Yard's top detective, has an entire crew working behind the scenes to help him find the answers to his toughest cases - including Mrs Jeffries, his housekeeper and the brains behind his astounding s...

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The ballad of the running man by Shelley Smith

The ballad of the running man

Shelley Smith

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On the Alps, two schoolteachers discover a gruesome sight - the corpse of a murdered man. How the corpse came to be there is the story of Rex Buchanan and his wife Paula. Rex, a pulp fiction author, comes home one day eager to tell Paula about a fantastic...

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The hanging heiress by Richard Wormser

The hanging heiress

Richard Wormser

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Marty Cockren, ex-newspaper man and rookie private detective, is offered the chance to earn big money acting as bodyguard to beautiful young widow Eve Chounet, who is due to inherit a huge fortune from her late husband - though as a caveat, only if she...

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The missing man by Victor J. Banis

The missing man

Victor J. Banis

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Writer Cindy Carter accepts a routine assignment from her editor: fly to Athens, write some articles, and fit in an interview with an elderly professor who insists he's got something important to say. But what occurs is anything but routine. Her case...

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Undercurrent of evil by Norman Firth

Undercurrent of evil

Norman Firth

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After Sheila Nesbitt's father is found dead in the Thames following a visit to the Satyr Club, the most exclusive gambling parlour in town, she's determined to uncover the truth of what happened. Enlisting the help of her friend, Richard Denning, they...

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Shattered mirror by Iris Johansen

Shattered mirror

Iris Johansen

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Eve Duncan receives a package containing a skull-- and instructions for Eve to do her work reconstructing it. When she does, a beautiful woman's face emerges. But when Eve is introduced to the dead woman's mirror image, a game is on where her twin's life...

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In the shadow of Croft Towers by Abigail Wilson

In the shadow of Croft Towers

Abigail Wilson

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"When Sybil Delafield's coach to Croft Towers was robbed by highwaymen, she should have realized that her new position as companion to old Mrs. Chalcroft would be no ordinary job. Upon Sybil's arrival, Mrs. Chalcroft sneaks into her room in the dark of...

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Shadow girl by Gerry Schmitt

Shadow girl

Gerry Schmitt

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"The brutal murder of a business tycoon leaves Afton Tangler and the Twin Cities reeling, but that's just the beginning of a gruesome crime spree. Leland Odin made his fortune launching a home shopping network, but his millions can't save his life. On...

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The red lamp by Mary Roberts Rinehart

The red lamp

Mary Roberts Rinehart

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"An all-around skeptic when it comes to the supernatural, literature professor William Porter gives no credence to claims that Twin Towers, the seaside manor he's just inherited, might be haunted. He finds nothing mysterious about the conditions in which...

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Chocolate cream pie murder by Joanne Fluke

Chocolate cream pie murder

Joanne Fluke

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"When The Cookie Jar becomes the setting of a star-studded TV special about movies filmed in Minnesota, Hannah hopes to shine the spotlight on her bakery - not the unsavory scandal swirling around her personal life. But that's practically impossible with...

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The lacemaker's secret by Kathleen Ernst

The lacemaker's secret

Kathleen Ernst

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"Greed, uncertainty, and death get tangled in the mystery of a rare piece of Belgian lace. Curator Chloe Ellefson needs distraction from the unsettling family secret she's just learned. It doesn't help that her boyfriend, Roelke McKenna, has been troubled...

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A justified murder by Jude Deveraux

A justified murder

Jude Deveraux

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"The small town of Lachlan, Florida, was rocked last year when two bodies were uncovered in the roots of a fallen tree. Despite their lack of investigative experience, Sara Medlar; her niece, Kate; and Jack Wyatt found themselves at the center of the...

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Just plain murder by Laura Bradford

Just plain murder

Laura Bradford

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"Claire Weatherly is helping her boyfriend, police detective Jakob Fisher, reconnect with his Amish family. Now Jackob's mentor, Russ Granger, is found dead and the couple is on the case."--Publisher's description.

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The craftsman by S. J. Bolton

The craftsman

S. J. Bolton

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"Florence Lovelady's career was made when she convicted coffin-maker Larry Glassbrook of a series of child murders 30 years ago. Like something from our worst nightmares the victims were buried... alive. Larry confessed to the crimes; it was an open and...

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Before she knew him by Peter Swanson

Before she knew him

Peter Swanson

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"Henrietta and her husband Lloyd have settled into a quiet life outside of Boston, Massachusetts. Hen is an illustrator, works nearby, and has found the right meds to control her bipolar disorder. When they meet the neighbors next door, she spots a f...

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Cemetery road by Greg Iles

Cemetery road

Greg Iles

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"When Marshall McEwan left his Mississippi hometown at eighteen, he vowed never to return. The trauma that drove him away spurred him to become one of the most successful journalists in Washington, DC. But as the ascendancy of a chaotic administration...

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Wolf pack by C. J. Box

Wolf pack

C. J. Box

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"Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett encounters bad behavior on his own turf: a drone is killing wildlife - and the drone belongs to a mysterious and wealthy man whose grandson is dating Joe's own daughter, Lucy. When Joe tries to lay down the rules for the...

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Uneasy lies the crown by Tasha Alexander

Uneasy lies the crown

Tasha Alexander

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"On her deathbed, Queen Victoria asks to speak privately with trusted agent of the Crown Colin Hargreaves, slipping him a letter with her last, parting command: Une sanz pluis. Sapere aude. "One and no more. Dare to know." The year is 1901 and the death...

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Robicheaux by James Lee Burke

Robicheaux

James Lee Burke

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"Dave Robicheaux is a haunted man. From the acts he committed in Vietnam, to his battles with alcoholism, to the sudden loss of his beloved wife, Molly, his thoughts drift from one irreconcilable memory to the next. Images of ghosts pepper his realit...

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The language of the dead by Stephen (Mystery writer) Kelly

The language of the dead

Stephen (Mystery writer) Kelly

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"German bombers are arriving daily, seeking to crush England. But in a rural Hampshire village, things have remained fairly quiet until an elderly loner, Will Blackwell, is brutally murdered. The method of his killing bears the hallmarks of the tradi...

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Inherit the bones by Emily Littlejohn

Inherit the bones

Emily Littlejohn

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"Secrets and lies can't stay buried forever in Cedar Valley. In the summer, hikers and campers pack the small Colorado town's meadows and fields. And in the winter, skiers and snowboarders take over the mountains. Season by season, year after year, time...

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Disillusioned by Christy Barritt

Disillusioned

Christy Barritt

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"Nikki Wright is desperate to help her brother, Bobby, who hasn't been the same since escaping from a detainment camp run by terrorists in Colombia. Bobby insists they trust Kade Wheaton, another former SEAL, who broke her heart eight years ago. When...

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The Labor Day challenge by Susan Page Davis

The Labor Day challenge

Susan Page Davis

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"What begins as a friendly city rivalry between Bangor and Portland turns into a baffling case for the Priority Unit when one of their colleagues turns up dead in what should have been a mock crime scene. With a multitude of suspects, the convoluted path...

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One taste too many by Debra H. Goldstein

One taste too many

Debra H. Goldstein

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"For culinary challenged Sarah Blair, there's only one thing scarier than cooking from scratch--murder! Married at eighteen, divorced at twenty-eight, Sarah Blair reluctantly swaps her luxury lifestyle for a cramped studio apartment and a law firm.....

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The blood by E. S. Thomson

The blood

E. S. Thomson

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"Summoned to the riverside by the desperate, scribbled note of an old friend, Jem Flockhart and Will Quartermain find themselves on board the seamen's floating hospital, an old hulk known only as The Blood, where prejudice, ambition and murder seethe...

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Wine and punishment by Sarah (Mystery writer) Fox

Wine and punishment

Sarah (Mystery writer) Fox

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"The small town of Shady Creek, Vermont, seems like the perfect place to start over after Sadie Coleman loses her Boston job to a merger and her relationship to her ex's gambling addiction. She buys and redecorates the old grist mill pub, transforming...

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Final shadows by Kay Hooper

Final shadows

Kay Hooper

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"Guardian John Brodie must keep Tasha Solomon, who has psychic abilities not even she is aware of that could save the world, safe from those who would sacrifice everything they have to destroy her."--Publisher's description.

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The wedding guest by Jonathan Kellerman

The wedding guest

Jonathan Kellerman

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"LAPD Lieutenant Milo Sturgis is a fine homicide detective, but when he needs to get into the mind of a killer, he leans on the expertise of his best friend, the brilliant psychologist Dr. Alex Delaware. While Sturgis has a knack for piecing together...

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Stalker  by Lars Kepler

Stalker

Lars Kepler

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A video-clip is sent to the National Criminal Investigation Department. Someone has secretly filmed a woman through her window from the garden. The next day she is found dead after a frenzied knife-attack. The police receive a second film of another ...

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No exit by Taylor Adams

No exit

Taylor Adams

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A kidnapped little girl locked in a stranger's van. No help for miles. What would you do? Darby Thorne is a college student stranded by a blizzard at a highway rest stop in the middle of nowhere. She's on the way home to see her sick mother. She'll have...

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Only to sleep by Lawrence Osborne

Only to sleep

Lawrence Osborne

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"The year is 1988. The place, Baja California. And Philip Marlowe - now in his seventy-second year - is living out his retirement in the terrace bar of the La Fonda hotel. Sipping margaritas, playing cards, his silver-tipped cane at the ready. When in...

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Finisterre by Graham Hurley

Finisterre

Graham Hurley

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"Germany, October 1944: For the Thousand Year Reich, time is running out. Desperate to avoid the humiliation of unconditional surrender, German intelligence launch Operation Finisterre—a last-ditch plan to enable Hitler to deny the savage logic of a war...

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Magical mystery paws by Mandy Morton

Magical mystery paws

Mandy Morton

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"Meet Hettie Bagshot, a long-haired tabby cat whose whiskers twitch at the first sign of a mystery, and her best friend Tilly Jenkins. Together, they run the No. 2 Feline Detective Agency, and nothing will stop them from untangling each brain-teasing...

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Bad luck by Linwood Barclay

Bad luck

Linwood Barclay

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"Journalist, family man, and paranoid writer Zack Walker visits his father's lakeside fishing camp. But the fresh air, childhood memories and peaceful contemplation are ruined when a body is found. Locals say the mutilated corpse must have been the victim...

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The silent patient by Alexander G. (Alexander George) Michaelides

The silent patient

Alexander G. (Alexander George) Mic...

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"Alicia Berenson writes a diary as a release, an outlet - and to prove to her beloved husband that everything is fine. She can't bear the thought of worrying Gabriel, or causing him pain. Until, late one evening, Alicia shoots Gabriel five times and then...

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The rule of law by John T. Lescroart

The rule of law

John T. Lescroart

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"Dismas Hardy knows something is amiss with his trusted secretary, Phyllis. Her out-of-character behavior and sudden disappearances concern Hardy, especially when he learns that her convict brother - a man who had served twenty-five years in prison for...

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The current by Tim Johnston

The current

Tim Johnston

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"When two young women leave their college campus in the dead of winter for a 700-mile drive north to Minnesota, they suddenly find themselves fighting for their lives in the icy waters of the Black Root River, just miles from home. One girl's survival,...

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The lost man by Jane (Jane Elizabeth) Harper

The lost man

Jane (Jane Elizabeth) Harper

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"Two brothers meet at the remote fence line separating their cattle ranches in the lonely outback. In an isolated belt of Western Australia, they are each other's nearest neighbor, their homes four hours' drive apart. The third brother lies dead at their...

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Manuscript for murder by Jessica Fletcher

Manuscript for murder

Jessica Fletcher

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"Jessica Fletcher investigates a mysterious manuscript with deadly consequences in the latest entry in this USA Today bestselling series Jessica Fletcher has had plenty to worry about over her storied career, both as a bestselling novelist and amateur...

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The golden tresses of the dead by C. Alan Bradley

The golden tresses of the dead

C. Alan Bradley

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"Flavia de Luce, the twelve-year-old chemist and amateur detective is eager to turn professional. She and her father's valet, Dogger, have founded a detective agency, Arthur Dogger & Associates, and unexpectedly cut into their first case during the revelry...

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Pulse by Michael T. Harvey

Pulse

Michael T. Harvey

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"Boston, 1976. Daniel Fitzsimmons is just sixteen years old and totally on his own--his parents are long dead, and his beloved brother, Harry, is off at Harvard, the star of the football team. When Harry is murdered, Daniel wrestles not only with inc...

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A different kind of evil by Andrew Wilson

A different kind of evil

Andrew Wilson

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"Agatha Christie's remarkable talent for detection has captured the attention of British Special Agent John Davison. Now, at his behest, she is cruising to the beautiful Canary Islands to investigate the strange and gruesome death of Douglas Greene of...

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The A.B.C. murders by Agatha Christie

The A.B.C. murders

Agatha Christie

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"There's a serial killer on the loose. His macabre calling card? To leave the ABC Railway Guide beside each victim's body. Hercule Poirot is intrigued by this murderer's mind. Something just doesn't ring true about a psychopath who lays his clues so....

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A delicate touch by Stuart Woods

A delicate touch

Stuart Woods

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"When an old acquaintance reaches out to Stone Barrington requesting assistance, the job seems easy enough. She needs an expert in an esoteric field, someone with both the knowledge and careful dexterity to solve a puzzle. But the solution to one small...

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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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Bad guys by Linwood Barclay

Bad guys

Linwood Barclay

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"Zack Walker is back, and much to his family's relief, the work-at-home science-fiction writer has left the house to take a job as a features writer for the city paper. But now that Zack's incessant plotting can no longer be hatched from the comforts...

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The girl in the woods by Patricia J. MacDonald

The girl in the woods

Patricia J. MacDonald

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"Ever since her best friend Molly was murdered fifteen years before, Blair Butler has returned to her small hometown in the Pocono mountains as seldom as possible. Now she has been summoned home to see her terminally ill sister one last time – only for...

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Gregory's game by Jane Adams

Gregory's game

Jane Adams

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"Ex-DI Alec Friedman is recovering from the car crash that almost killed him. Now back at home, with his wife Naomi he feels as though he has lost something of himself. He may be alive, but he is hollowed out and empty. Another man standing at the sa...

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The dead ex by Jane Corry

The dead ex

Jane Corry

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"Vicki's husband Daniel once promised to love her in sickness and in health. But after she was attacked and left suffering with epilepsy, he left her for his mistress. So when Vicki gets a call one day to say that he's missing, her first thought is '...

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The suspect by Fiona Barton

The suspect

Fiona Barton

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"When two eighteen-year-old girls go missing in Thailand, their families are thrust into the international spotlight: desperate, bereft, and frantic with worry. What were thegirls up to before they disappeared? Journalist Kate Waters always does everything...

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The house next door by James Patterson

The house next door

James Patterson

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"From the world's bestselling thriller writer - three chilling stories in one book! The House Next Door (with Susan DiLallo): Married mother of four Laura Sherman was thrilled when her new neighbour invited her on some errands. But a few quick tasks became...

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Glitter bomb by Laura Childs

Glitter bomb

Laura Childs

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"It's Mardi Gras in New Orleans and scrapbook shop owner Carmela Bertrand is excited to be attending the Pluvius Parade along with her best friend Ava. Carmela's ex-husband Shamus rides by the duo on his float at the head of the parade, when suddenly...

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The broken girls by Simone St. James

The broken girls

Simone St. James

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"Vermont, 1950: There's a place for the girls whom no one wants: the troublemakers, the illegitimate, the too smart for their own good. It's called Idlewild Hall. And in the small town of Barrons, there are rumors that the boarding school is haunted....

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Dark Lake by Clare Revell

Dark Lake

Clare Revell

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"Archaeologist Dr. Lou Fitzgerald is used to unexpected happenings, and they don't usually faze her. After surviving a childhood disability, and dealing with an unfair boss, Lou has learned the art of rolling with the punches. But when she arrives at...

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The spirit in question by Cynthia G. Kuhn

The spirit in question

Cynthia G. Kuhn

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"Cynthia Kuhn writes the Lila Maclean Academic Mystery Series: The Semester of Our Discontent, an Agatha Award recipient (Best First Novel); The Art of Vanishing, a Lefty Award nominee (Best Humorous Mystery); and The Spirit in Question. She is professor...

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The exes' revenge by Jo Jakeman

The exes' revenge

Jo Jakeman

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"Divorces are often messy, and Imogen's is no exception. Phillip Rochester is controlling, abusive, and determined to make things as difficult as possible. When he shows up without warning demanding that Imogen move out of their house by the end of the...

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Murder has a motive by Francis Duncan

Murder has a motive

Francis Duncan

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"Rehearsals for the local amateur dramatic production are in full swing, but the real tragedy is unfolding offstage. The star of the show has been found dead and the spotlight falls on Mordecai Tremain, whose reputation in the field of crime-solving ...

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Open your eyes by Paula Daly

Open your eyes

Paula Daly

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"Haven't we all wanted to pretend everything's perfectly fine? Jane Campbell avoids confrontation at all costs. Given the choice, she'll always let her husband, Leon - a bestselling thriller author - fight their battles. She'd prefer to focus on the ...

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