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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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The island by M. J. Trow

The island

M. J. Trow

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"1873. Matthew Grand and James Batchelor have arrived at Matthew's grand family home in Maine for the wedding of his sister Martha. But preparations are thrown into chaos when a body is discovered in an upstairs bedroom. And that's not the only skeleton...

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Beignets and broomsticks by J. R. Ripley

Beignets and broomsticks

J. R. Ripley

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"During the traditional Halloween festivities, one of Maggie Miller's customers comes to a sticky end in this entertaining cozy mystery. It's Halloween, and cafe owner Maggie Miller's special pumpkin spice beignet promotion is proving popular. But the...

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The long silence by Gerard O'Donovan

The long silence

Gerard O'Donovan

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"February, 1922. Hollywood is young but already mired in scandal. When a leading movie director is murdered, Irish-American investigator Tom Collins is called in by studio boss Mack Sennett, whose troubled star, Mabel Normand, is rumoured to be involved....

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False fire by Veronica Heley

False fire

Veronica Heley

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"A dinner party descends into chaos - and death - in the latest gripping Abbot Agency mystery. Attending a birthday celebration for two young girls, Bea Abbot tries not to let superstition get the better of her when she realizes they are thirteen at ...

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Tagged for murder by Jack Fredrickson

Tagged for murder

Jack Fredrickson

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"The dead man is found spread-eagled on the top of a box car on an abandoned rail siding. He's dressed in a $2000 suit, yet half his teeth are rotten and his skin is bad. Who was he ... and how did he end up there? When he's offered an exorbitant fee...

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The Rufus spy by Alys Clare

The Rufus spy

Alys Clare

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"October, 1093. Two young men have been brutally beaten to death; a third viciously attacked. All three men are of similar appearance. But could there be another connection? Lassair meanwhile has agreed to accompany her former lover Rollo on a peril...

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Whisper the dead by Stella Cameron

Whisper the dead

Stella Cameron

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"When Alex Duggins comes across a terrifying scene at the site of a new housing development, once again she is drawn into a case of brutal murder. A new year arrives and winter holds Britain's Cotswold Hills in its icy grip once more. But it's the co...

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The kill fee by Fiona Veitch Smith

The kill fee

Fiona Veitch Smith

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"A Faberge Egg is stolen and a trail of dead bodies follow - Poppy Denby must unearth the secrets that it contains."--Publisher's description.

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Lies come easy by Steven Havill

Lies come easy

Steven Havill

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"One blizzardy New Mexico night, Posadas County Deputy Pasquale picks up a toddler scooting his Scamper along the shoulder of State 56. Yes, it's horrifying - a child apparently dumped out of a truck by his father. Nearly as horrifying is what unrolls...

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Are you sleeping by Kathleen Barber

Are you sleeping

Kathleen Barber

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"Josie Buhrman has spent the last ten years trying to escape her family's reputation and with good reason: her father was murdered, her mother ran away to join a cult, and her twin sister Lanie, once Josie's closest friend and confidant, went completely...

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The prisoner in the castle by Susan Elia MacNeal

The prisoner in the castle

Susan Elia MacNeal

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"World War II is raging, and former spy Maggie Hope knows too much. She knows what the British government is willing to do to keep its secrets. She knows the real location of the planned invasion of France. She knows who's lying. She knows who the...

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Seeds of revenge by Wendy Tyson

Seeds of revenge

Wendy Tyson

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"The holiday season, and the mood in Winsome is anything but jolly. Megan Sawyer is determined to farm year-round. She's braving a December snowstorm after pitching her greenhouse greens to Philadelphia chefs when she sees a stranger stranded on the side...

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On the hook by Betty Hechtman

On the hook

Betty Hechtman

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"By hook or crook, Molly will clear her name in On the Hook, national bestseller Betty Hechtman's irresistible twelfth Crochet Mystery. The Tarzana Hookers crochet club could come apart at the seams when thwarted ambition, shady ethics, and a puzzling...

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Buried in books by Kate Carlisle

Buried in books

Kate Carlisle

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"In the latest in this New York Times bestselling series, matrimony and murder collide as San Francisco book-restoration expert Brooklyn Wainwright walks down the aisle... Brooklyn has it all covered. She's triple-checked her wedding to-do list, and ...

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Miss Kopp just won't quit by Amy Stewart

Miss Kopp just won't quit

Amy Stewart

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"After a year on the job, New Jersey's first female deputy sheriff has gained notoriety nationwide for her exploits. But on one stormy night, while transporting a woman to an insane asylum, Deputy Kopp discovers something deeply troubling about her s...

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Lying in wait by Liz Nugent

Lying in wait

Liz Nugent

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"On the surface, Lydia Fitzsimons has the perfect life-- wife of Andrew, a respected, successful judge; mother to a beloved son; mistress of a beautiful house in Dublin. That beautiful house, however, holds a secret: Andrew accidentally murdered a dr...

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Hiding in plain sight by Mary Ellis

Hiding in plain sight

Mary Ellis

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"On the run from a troubled past, Kate Weller, the newest member of Price Investigations, covers her tracks, changes her name and takes a case in Charleston, South Carolina, where she can hide in plain sight. Renting a charming room with a waterfront...

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Target, Alex Cross by James Patterson

Target, Alex Cross

James Patterson

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"A leader has fallen, and the procession route from Capitol Hill to the White House is lined with hundreds of thousands of mourners. None feel the loss of a President more keenly than Alex Cross, who has devoted his life to the public good. A sniper's...

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The house next door by Susan Page. author. Davis

The house next door

Susan Page. author. Davis

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"Harvey and Jennifer buy the house next door for Jennifer's brother and his wife, but workers replacing the furnace find a skeleton buried in the basement. The Priority Unit is quickly called to the scene to investigate the murder which leads to a mi...

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Mission impawsible by Krista Davis

Mission impawsible

Krista Davis

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"In the pet-friendly town of Wagtail, Virginia, Holly Miller and her grandmother Oma host a matchmaking event for pet owners at their Silver Maple Inn. When the guest who never checked in is found dead on the grounds, Holly and her furry friends, Trixie...

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Death at sea by Andrea Camilleri

Death at sea

Andrea Camilleri

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"Set on the Sicilian coast, a collection of eight short stories featuring the young Inspector Montalbano seeking to bring justice to crimes--from those involving jilted lovers and deadly family affairs to an encounter featuring the assassination atte...

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More murder in a nunnery by Eric Shepherd

More murder in a nunnery

Eric Shepherd

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Two years after the murder of a wealthy Baroness inside Harrington Convent, the orderly everyday affairs of the nuns and students are disrupted anew with unmitigated misfortune. When a body neatly wrapped in brown paper is found by the gardener, Mr. Turtle,...

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Wraith of vengeance & other stories by Edmund Glasby

Wraith of vengeance & other stories

Edmund Glasby

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Contemplating a scheme to plunder a sinister Venetian island of a rumoured hoard, a tour company advisor finds more there than he bargained for... The group gathered for the reading of a will get the shock of their lives... A distant oil-drilling pla...

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Sherlock Holmes  by N. (Nigel) Scott

Sherlock Holmes

N. (Nigel) Scott

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In this collection of twelve brand-new cases, Sherlock Holmes and his long-serving biographer and companion Doctor Watson face a wide-ranging criminal fraternity. Adventures include a one-time Baker Street Irregular jailed for violent robbery, a devious...

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Colin's ghost by Norman Firth

Colin's ghost

Norman Firth

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Colin's ghost: In the uncharted jungle of Peru, explorers Colin Davis and Arthur Birnes find the lost city of Kosan, overflowing with gold and gems. Davis intends to share their discovery with the world, but Birnes has more avaricious aims - and he's...

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Cold steal by Quentin Bates

Cold steal

Quentin Bates

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A successful housebreaker who leaves no traces and no clues as he strips Reykjavik homes of their valuables has been a thorn in the police's side for months. But when one night the thief breaks into the wrong house, he finds himself caught in a trap,...

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Soot by Andrew Martin

Soot

Andrew Martin

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York, 1798: An artist is found murdered in his home, stabbed with the tools of his trade: a pair of scissors. The people depicted in the final six shades, or silhouettes, made by him become the key suspects - but who are they, and where are they to be...

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A necessary murder by M. J. Tjia

A necessary murder

M. J. Tjia

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Stoke Newington, 1863: Little Margaret Lovejoy is found brutally murdered in the outhouse at her family's estate. A few days later, a man is cut down in a similar manner on the doorstep of courtesan and professional detective Heloise Chancey's presti...

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Date with malice by Julia Chapman

Date with malice

Julia Chapman

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When Mrs Shepherd arrives at the Dales Detective Agency on a December morning, quite convinced that someone is trying to kill her, Samson O'Brien dismisses her fears as the ramblings of a confused elderly lady. But after a series of disturbing incidents...

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Choked off by Andrea Frazer

Choked off

Andrea Frazer

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The villagers of Stoney Cross are preparing for their "Great Event", the first Stoney Cross Arts Festival, and the enlisting of a local radio presenter to advertise and review their efforts has added an extra frisson of excitement. But delight soon turns...

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The death of Mrs Westaway by Ruth Ware

The death of Mrs Westaway

Ruth Ware

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When Harriet Westaway receives an unexpected letter telling her she's inherited a substantial bequest from her Cornish grandmother, it seems like the answer to her prayers. She owes money to a loan shark, and the threats are getting increasingly aggr...

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Our kind of cruelty by Araminta Hall

Our kind of cruelty

Araminta Hall

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Mike knows that most of us go through life searching for that missing person, someone who will make us feel complete. But he and Verity are different. They have found each other, and nothing and no one will tear them apart. It doesn't matter that Verity...

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Two kinds of truth by Michael Connelly

Two kinds of truth

Michael Connelly

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Harry Bosch works cold cases, helping out the under-funded San Fernando Police Department. When a double murder at a local pharmacy is called in, Bosch is the most seasoned detective on the scene. But with experience come the ghosts of long-forgotten...

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A high mortality of doves by Kate Ellis

A high mortality of doves

Kate Ellis

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1919: The Derbyshire village of Wenfield is still reeling from four years of war. Just when the village has begun to regain its tranquillity, a young woman, Myrtle Bligh, is found stabbed and left in a woodland, her mouth slit to accommodate a dead dove...

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The women of Baker Street by Michelle Birkby

The women of Baker Street

Michelle Birkby

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1889: Mrs Hudson, long-suffering landlady of 221b Baker Street, falls ill and collapses in her home, and is whisked off by Dr Watson to St Bartholomew's Hospital. Perhaps she has developed an overactive imagination thanks to her eccentric lodgers, but...

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A steep price by Robert Dugoni

A steep price

Robert Dugoni

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"Seattle homicide detective Tracy Crosswhite is plunged into a case of family secrets and murder when the body of a young woman who chose graduate school over an arranged marriage in India is found in an abandoned well"--

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Bone on bone by Julia Keller

Bone on bone

Julia Keller

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"Bell Elkins is back in Acker's Gap and in the white-hot center of a complicated and deadly case -- even as she comes to terms with one last, devastating secret of her own."--Publisher's description.

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A tale of two murders by Heather Redmond

A tale of two murders

Heather Redmond

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"1835. Young journalist Charles Dickens is invited to dinner at the estate of the Evening Chronicle's co-editor. He is smitten with his boss's daughter, vivacious Kate Hogarth. They are having the best of times when a scream shatters the evening. In ...

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Poppy Harmon investigates by Lee Hollis

Poppy Harmon investigates

Lee Hollis

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"Going from complacent retiree to penniless widow in a matter of weeks, Poppy Harmon has no real skills. With nothing left to lose she opens the Desert Flowers Detective Agency with her two best friends, Violet and Iris. And she convinces her daughte...

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Little comfort by Edwin J. Hill

Little comfort

Edwin J. Hill

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Harvard librarian Hester Thursby knows that even in the digital age, people need help finding things. Using her research skills, she runs a side business tracking down the lost--usually, long-ago prom dates, adopted children or birth parents. This time...

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Black and white ball by Loren D. Estleman

Black and white ball

Loren D. Estleman

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"Hit man Peter Macklin forces private eye Amos Walker to furnish protection for Laurie, Macklin's estranged wife, while Macklin tracks down the party who has threatened to kill her. The man Walker's client suspects cannot be ignored; as his own grown...

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The 7 1/2 deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turton

The 7 1/2 deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle

Stuart Turton

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"Evelyn Hardcastle will die, at 11:00 pm. Every day. Unless Aiden Bishop can identify her killer and break the cycle. But he only has eight days to solve the case. And every time the day begins again, Aiden wakes up in the body of a different witness....

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Give me your hand by Megan E. Abbott

Give me your hand

Megan E. Abbott

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"Kit Owens harbored only modest ambitions for herself when the mysterious Diane Fleming appeared in her high school chemistry class. But Diane's academic brilliance lit a fire in Kit, and the two developed an unlikely friendship-- until Diane shared a...

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The colors of all the cattle by Alexander McCall Smith

The colors of all the cattle

Alexander McCall Smith

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"Precious Ramotswe dips her toe into the world of politics in the newest addition to the beloved and best-selling No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series. When Mma Potokwane suggests to Mma Ramotswe that she run for a seat on the City Council, Mma Ramotswe...

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Desperate measures by Stuart Woods

Desperate measures

Stuart Woods

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"Upon returning to the states from a European jaunt, Stone Barrington makes the acquaintance of a stunning woman who seems like she could be an ideal candidate to meet some of his professional--and personal--needs. Before long, though, Stone is put to...

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Rescued by David Rosenfelt

Rescued

David Rosenfelt

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"Defense lawyer Andy Carpenter would much rather spend his time working for his dog rescue organization, the Tara Foundation, than find himself back in a courtroom. However, when a truck carrying over seventy dogs from the South to the rescue-friendl...

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Yule log murder

Yule log murder

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"In this collection, three murder mysteries occur in coastal Maine during the holidays. A festive period film set becomes a murder scene; a man is found dead with traces of a signature Yule log cake on his body; and a woman must stop the disappearances...

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Vendetta by Iris Johansen

Vendetta

Iris Johansen

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"With his dying breath, Carl Venable, head of the CIA task force on terrorism and Jude Brandon's final link to terrorist ringleader Max Huber, gives Brandon a mandate: to keep his daughter, Rachel, safe at any cost. But Rachel Venable has a shocking,...

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Broken places by Tracy P. Clark

Broken places

Tracy P. Clark

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"Cops can make mistakes, even when they're not rookies. If anyone knows that it's Cass Raines, who took a bullet two years ago after an incompetent colleague screwed up a tense confrontation with an armed suspect. Deeply traumatized by the incident, ...

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The Darling Dahlias and the poinsettia puzzle by Susan Wittig Albert

The Darling Dahlias and the poinsettia puzzle

Susan Wittig Albert

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"It's Christmas, 1934, and the citizens of Darling, Alabama, are unwrapping a big package of Christmas puzzles. Mildred Kilgore and Earlynne Biddle are planning to open a bakery on the square--if they can come up with the right recipes. Charlie Dickens...

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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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Look alive twenty-five by Janet. author. Evanovich

Look alive twenty-five

Janet. author. Evanovich

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"There's nothing like a good deli, and the Red River Deli in Trenton is one of the best. World-famous for its pastrami, cole slaw, and for its disappearing managers. Over the last month, three have vanished from the face of the earth, and the only clue...

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Nobody's sweetheart now by Maggie Robinson

Nobody's sweetheart now

Maggie Robinson

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"Lady Adelaide Compton has recently (and satisfactorily) interred her husband, Major Rupert Charles Cressleigh Compton, hero of the Somme, in the family vault in the village churchyard. Rupert died by smashing his Hispano-Suiza on a Cotswold country road...

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An empire for ravens by Mary Reed

An empire for ravens

Mary Reed

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"Emperor Justinian's former Lord Chamberlain, John, gets a letter from his longtime comrade, Felix, and, placing loyalty to a friend above his own safety, risks defying imperial edict by leaving his exile in Greece for Rome where Felix is in some kind...

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Past tense by Lee Child

Past tense

Lee Child

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"Jack Reacher hits the pavement and sticks out his thumb. He plans to follow the sun on an epic trip across America, from Maine to California. He doesn't get far. On a country road deep in the New England woods, he sees a sign to a place he has never...

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The feral detective by Jonathan Lethem

The feral detective

Jonathan Lethem

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"Convincing an enigmatic loner to help her search for a friend's missing daughter, Phoebe traverses the outskirts of California's stunning Inland Empire, where she discovers her companion's complicated relationship with warring tribes of outcasts"--

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Dark sacred night by Michael Connelly

Dark sacred night

Michael Connelly

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"Detective Renee Ballard is working the graveyard shift again, and returns to Hollywood Station in the early hours only to find that an older man has snuck in and is rifling through old file cabinets. The intruder is none other than legendary LAPD de...

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The three Beths by Jeff Abbott

The three Beths

Jeff Abbott

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"My mom would never leave me. This has been Mariah Dunning's motto. Her compass. Her belief. So when she glimpses her mother--who's been missing for the past year--on the other side of a crowded food court, Mariah's conviction becomes stronger than ever....

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Agatha Raisin and the dead ringer by M. C. Beaton

Agatha Raisin and the dead ringer

M. C. Beaton

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The church of St. Ethelred in the village of Thirk Magna is renowned for its team of bell-ringers, led by identical twins Mavis and Millicent Dupin. The twins are lifelong residents of the remote village - or were, until their home is broken into one...

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Death of a perfect wife by M. C. Beaton

Death of a perfect wife

M. C. Beaton

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Hamish Macbeth is savouring the delights of a Highland summer, but as fast as the rain rolls in from the loch, things starts to unravel. The trouble begins when his beloved Priscilla Halburton-Smythe returns to Lochdubh with a new fiance. His miseries...

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The frightened man by Gerald Verner

The frightened man

Gerald Verner

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Samuel Coyne sends his ward Diana to enlist detective Paul Rivington as a bodyguard because three attempts have been made on his life. Although he denies knowing the attacker's motive or identity, he has erected elaborate defences around his house. P...

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Living in the dark & other stories by Geraldine Ryan

Living in the dark & other stories

Geraldine Ryan

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A mysterious phone call from a man in a phone booth re-opens a thirty-year-old unsolved murder case - but the investigation takes an awkward turn when the evidence begins to point to a retired policeman... DI Casey Clunes's teenage babysitter mysteriously...

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Data hunter by Steven Fox

Data hunter

Steven Fox

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Robert Moonsinger, internet private investigator, receives visitors from three US government departments. They want him to find out how funds from banks - including the Federal Reserve - and important schematics of a secret military prototype have been...

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Down among the dead men by Peter Lovesey

Down among the dead men

Peter Lovesey

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A nightmare discovery in the boot of a stolen BMW plunges car thief Danny Stapleton into the worst trouble of his life. What links his misfortune to the mysterious disappearance of an art teacher at a private school for girls in Chichester? Meanwhile...

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Death in the stars by Frances Brody

Death in the stars

Frances Brody

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Yorkshire, 1927: Eclipse fever grips the nation, and when beloved theatre star Selina Fellini approaches trusted sleuth Kate Shackleton to accompany her to a viewing party at Giggleswick School Chapel, Kate suspects an ulterior motive. During the ecl...

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The black book by James Patterson

The black book

James Patterson

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Being a cop runs in Billy Harney's family. The son of Chicago's chief of detectives, whose twin sister Patti also followed in their father's footsteps, Billy would give up everything for the job, including his life. After a brutal shooting, Billy is left...

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Troublemaker by Linda Howard

Troublemaker

Linda Howard

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For Morgan Yancy, a team leader in a paramilitary group, nothing comes before his job. But when he's ambushed and almost killed, the leader of his elite quasi-military group demands answers. Who is after the members of the squad, and why? Sent away to...

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Red hot front by Harry Brett

Red hot front

Harry Brett

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Tatiana Goodwin has finally begun to piece her life back together after the events of the past year. Having taken over her late husband Rich's empire, Tatty has put together a massive deal to capitalise on his dodgy deeds - and hopefully extricate herself...

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The jazz files by Fiona Veitch Smith

The jazz files

Fiona Veitch Smith

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"Introducing Poppy Denby, a young journalist in London during the Roaring Twenties, investigating crime in the highest social circles."--Publisher's description.

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The break down by B. A. Paris

The break down

B. A. Paris

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"If you can't trust yourself, who can you trust? It all started that night in the woods. Cass Anderson didn't stop to help the woman in the car, and now that woman is dead. Ever since, silent calls have been plaguing Cass and she's sure someone is watching...

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Displaced by Barbara Nadel

Displaced

Barbara Nadel

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"Irving Levy is a man with few roots and, now that he is terminally ill, is anxious to find anyone to whom he can leave his considerable property. When he learns that there may be more to the disappearance of his younger sister, who disappeared when she...

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Murder with cinnamon scones by Karen Rose Smith

Murder with cinnamon scones

Karen Rose Smith

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"Daisy Swanson and her Aunt Iris run a delightful shop in Pennsylvania's Amish country with an emphasis on tasty teas and treats--but murder is not so sweet . . . As local merchants unite to attract tourists for a much anticipated weekend quilting ev...

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Hope never dies by Andrew Shaffer

Hope never dies

Andrew Shaffer

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"Vice President Joe Biden is fresh out of the Obama White House and feeling adrift when his favorite railroad conductor dies in a suspicious accident, leaving behind an ailing wife and a trail of clues. To unravel the mystery, "Amtrak Joe" re-teams with...

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The dead ringer by M. C. Beaton

The dead ringer

M. C. Beaton

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Agatha Raisin investigates the disappearance of a bishop's wife.

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The Witch Elm by Tana French

The Witch Elm

Tana French

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Toby is a happy-go-lucky charmer who's dodged a scrape at work and is celebrating with friends when the night takes a turn that will change his life. He surprises two burglars who beat him and leave him for dead. Struggling to recover from his injuri...

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Shell game by Sara. author. Paretsky

Shell game

Sara. author. Paretsky

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"Sara Paretsky follows her instant New York Times bestseller Fallout--her most widely read novel in years--with an extraordinary adventure that pits her acclaimed detective, V.I. Warshawski, against some of today's most powerful figures. Legendary sleuth...

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The reckoning by John Grisham

The reckoning

John Grisham

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"Pete Banning was Clanton's favorite son, a returning war hero, the patriarch of a prominent family, a farmer, father, neighbor, and a faithful member of the Methodist church. Then one cool October morning in 1946. he rose early, drove into town, walked...

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The disappearing by Lori Roy

The disappearing

Lori Roy

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"Lane Fielding fled her Florida hometown after high school for the anonymity of New York City and swore she'd never return. Twenty years later, newly divorced and with two daughters in tow, she finds herself tending bar at the local dive and living with...

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The wild inside by Christine Carbo

The wild inside

Christine Carbo

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"Fourteen-year-old Ted Systead and his father were camping beneath the rugged peaks and starlit skies when something unimaginable happened: a grizzly bear attacked Ted's father and dragged him to his death. Now, twenty years later, as Special Agent for...

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Somebody's daughter by David Bell

Somebody's daughter

David Bell

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"When Michael Frazier's ex-wife, Erica, unexpectedly shows up on his doorstep, she drops a bombshell that threatens to rip his family apart: Her ten-year-old daughter is missing - and Michael is the father. Unsure whether this is the truth but unwilling...

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Fall of angels by Barbara Cleverly

Fall of angels

Barbara Cleverly

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"Barbara Cleverly, bestselling author of the Joe Sandilands series, introduces an ingenious new sleuth who navigates 1920s Cambridge, a European intellectual capital on the cusp of dramatic change. Great Britain, 1923: Detective Inspector John Redfyre...

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Ambush by James Patterson

Ambush

James Patterson

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"An anonymous tip about a crime in Upper Manhattan proves to be a setup. An officer is taken down - but the target was Michael Bennett. Then one of Bennett's children sustains a mysterious injury. And a series of murders with a distinct signature al...

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Bear witness to murder by Meg Macy

Bear witness to murder

Meg Macy

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"As autumn air settles into the quaint small town of Silver Hollow, there's nothing more popular than Sasha's teddy bears--and murder in cold blood . . . Silver Bear Shop and Factory manager Sasha Silverman is cozying up to the fall season by hosting...

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Pick and chews by Linda O. Johnston

Pick and chews

Linda O. Johnston

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"As a technician for a local vet and the owner of the Barkery & Biscuits dog bakery, Carrie Kennersly is proud to give back to the community by helping out with a rescue animal adoption event. She's also happy to be in a relationship with veterinarian...

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Many a twist by Sheila Connolly

Many a twist

Sheila Connolly

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"Pub owner Maura Donovan hasn't seen her mother for over twenty years, so when she suddenly shows up in Maura's pub, Maura's not sure what to expect. Her mother is trying to find a life for herself back home and has taken up a position working with the...

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Under my skin by Lisa Unger

Under my skin

Lisa Unger

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"It's been a year since Poppy's husband, Jack, was brutally murdered during his morning run through Manhattan's Riverside Park. In the immediate aftermath, Poppy spiraled into an oblivion of grief, disappearing for several days only to turn up ragged...

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The reckoning at Gossamer pond by Jaime Jo. Wright

The reckoning at Gossamer pond

Jaime Jo. Wright

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"For over a century, the town of Gossamer Grove has thrived on its charm and midwestern values, but Annalise Forsythe knows painful secrets, including her own, hover just beneath the pleasant facade. When a man is found dead in his run-down trailer h...

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Murder at the Flamingo by Rachel McMillan

Murder at the Flamingo

Rachel McMillan

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"If Hamish DeLuca spent less time with his nose in a history book or studying for the bar exam, he might finally have the courage to ask a girl to dance at the Palais Royale. But despite his romantic nature, Hamish has always been shy and lacking the...

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Dig deep my grave by Cheryl Honigford

Dig deep my grave

Cheryl Honigford

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"The last thing Vivian expects to see during a garden party at her family's opulent lake house is the love of her life, Charlie Haverman, standing over the body of Hap, a man from Vivian's past, and clutching a pair of blood-covered scissors. But there's...

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S'more murders by Maya Corrigan

S'more murders

Maya Corrigan

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"Since catering themed events is a good way to make extra cash, Val agrees to board the Titanic—or at least cater a re-creation of the doomed journey on a yacht. The owner of the yacht, who collects memorabilia related to the disaster, wants Val...

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The forbidden door by Dean R. (Dean Ray) Koontz

The forbidden door

Dean R. (Dean Ray) Koontz

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"She was one of the FBI's top agents until she became the nation's most-wanted fugitive. Now Jane Hawk may be all that stands between a free nation and its enslavement by a powerful secret society's terrifying mind-control technology. She couldn't save...

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Dyeing up loose ends by Maggie Sefton

Dyeing up loose ends

Maggie Sefton

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"Kelly Flynn is happily busy with four-year-old Jack, now a rambunctious four-year-old preschooler. At Pete's Porch Café, waitress Julie is hoping to become an accountant. She makes sure she keeps Kelly caffeinated and up-to-date on her career progress....

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Holy ghost by John Sandford

Holy ghost

John Sandford

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"Wheatfield, Minnesota: a huge city of all of seven hundred folks who define the phrase 'small town'. Nothing has ever happened in Wheatfield and nothing ever will ... until the mayor of sorts (campaign promise: Ì'll Do What I Can') comes up with a scheme...

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Dark tide rising by Anne Perry

Dark tide rising

Anne Perry

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"When a ransom exchange turns violent in the latest mystery from New York Times bestselling author Anne Perry, Commander William Monk faces an unthinkable possibility: betrayal by his own men. Local businessman Harry Exeter doesn't want the aid of the...

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