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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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Win by Harlan Coben

Win

Harlan Coben

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"Over twenty years ago, the heiress Patricia Lockwood was abducted during a robbery of her family's estate, then locked inside an isolated cabin for months. Patricia escaped, but so did her captors - and the items stolen from her family were never re...

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A pretty deceit by Anna Lee Huber

A pretty deceit

Anna Lee Huber

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"Peacetime has brought little respite for Verity Kent. Intrigue still abounds, even within her own family. As a favor to her father, Verity agrees to visit his sister in Wiltshire. Her once prosperous aunt has fallen on difficult times and is conside...

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The book club by C. J. (Fiction writer) Cooper

The book club

C. J. (Fiction writer) Cooper

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"The truth is more deadly than fiction ... Having said goodbye to her old life in London, and the disastrous affair that sent her packing, twenty-something Lucy Shaw decides to move to the picture-perfect Cotswolds village of Willowcombe. When newcomer...

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Our little cruelties by Liz Nugent

Our little cruelties

Liz Nugent

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"Three brothers are at the funeral. One lies in the coffin. Will, Brian and Luke grow up competing for their mother's unequal love. As men, the competition continues - for status, money, fame, women. They each betray each other, over and over, until one...

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The girl from Widow Hills by Megan Miranda

The girl from Widow Hills

Megan Miranda

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"When Arden Maynor was six years old, she was swept away in a terrifying storm and went missing for days. Against all odds, she was found alive, clinging to a storm drain. A living miracle. Arden's mother wrote a book, and fame followed. But so did f...

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Winter counts by David Heska Wanbli Weiden

Winter counts

David Heska Wanbli Weiden

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"Virgil Wounded Horse is the local enforcer on the Rosebud Indian Reservation in South Dakota. When justice is denied by the American legal system or the tribal council, Virgil is hired to deliver his own punishment, the kind that's hard to forget. But...

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The lost apothecary by Sarah Penner

The lost apothecary

Sarah Penner

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"Hidden in the depths of eighteenth-century London, a secret apothecary shop caters to an unusual kind of clientele. Women across the city whisper of a mysterious figure named Nella who sells well-disguised poisons to use against the oppressive men in...

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A puzzle for fools by Patrick Quentin

A puzzle for fools

Patrick Quentin

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"Broadway producer Peter Duluth sought solace in a bottle after his wife's death; now, two years later and desperate to dry out, he enters a sanitarium, hoping to break his dependence on drink - but the institution doesn't quite offer the rest and re...

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The echo wife by Sarah Gailey

The echo wife

Sarah Gailey

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"'When they said all happy families are alike, I don't think this is what they meant ...' Evelyn Caldwell's husband Nathan has been having an affair - with Evelyn Caldwell. Or, to be exact, with a genetically cloned replica. After a morning that begins...

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Dark sky by C. J. Box

Dark sky

C. J. Box

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"The governor of Wyoming has given game warden Joe Pickett the thankless assignment of taking a tech baron on a hunting trip. But unbeknownst to them, as they trek further into the wilderness, a hunter is hot on their heels. Joe must rely on his wits...

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Egg shooters by Laura Childs

Egg shooters

Laura Childs

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"A murder in the local hospital is raising everyone's temperature in the latest book in the New York Times bestselling Cackleberry Club series. Suzanne Dietz, co-owner of the Cackleberry Club Café, is visiting her fiancée, Dr. Sam Hazelet when a masked...

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The request by David Bell

The request

David Bell

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"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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Missing and endangered by Judith A. Jance

Missing and endangered

Judith A. Jance

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"When Jennifer Brady returns to Northern Arizona University for her sophomore year, she quickly becomes a big sister to her new roommate, Beth Rankin, a brilliant yet sheltered sixteen-year-old freshman. For a homeschooled Beth, college is her first taste...

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Blink of an eye by Iris Johansen

Blink of an eye

Iris Johansen

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"Kendra Michaels was blind for the first twenty years of her life. Then she gained her sight through a revolutionary surgical procedure. Her former disability has left her incredibly observant and insightful -- able to detect what other investigators...

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Serpentine by Jonathan Kellerman

Serpentine

Jonathan Kellerman

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"LAPD homicide lieutenant Milo Sturgis is a master detective. He has a near-perfect solve rate and he s written his own rule book. Some of those successes the toughest ones have involved his best friend, the brilliant psychologist Alex Delaware. But ...

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The burning girls by C. J. Tudor

The burning girls

C. J. Tudor

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"Welcome to Chapel Croft. 500 years ago, eight protestant martyrs were burned at the stake here. 30 years ago, two teenage girls disappeared without a trace. And two months ago, the vicar of the local parish killed himself. Reverend Jack Brooks, a si...

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A fatal lie by Charles Todd

A fatal lie

Charles Todd

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"Scotland Yard Inspector Ian Rutledge must delve deep into a dead man's life and his past to find a killer determined to keep dark secrets buried. A peaceful Welsh village is thrown into turmoil when a terrified boy stumbles on a body in a nearby river....

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The girl in the mirror by Rose Carlyle

The girl in the mirror

Rose Carlyle

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"Identical twins only look the same ... Beautiful twin sisters Iris and Summer are startlingly alike, but beyond what the eye can see lies a darkness that sets them apart. Cynical and insecure, Iris has long been envious of open-hearted Summer's seem...

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The secrets of strangers by Charity Norman

The secrets of strangers

Charity Norman

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"A regular weekday morning veers drastically off-course for a group of strangers whose paths cross in a London cafe - their lives never to be the same again when an apparently crazed gunman holds them hostage. But there is more to the situation than ...

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Silver by Chris Hammer

Silver

Chris Hammer

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

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Trust by Chris Hammer

Trust

Chris Hammer

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"Martin Scarsden's new life seems perfect, right up until the moment it's shattered by a voicemail: a single scream, abruptly cut off, from his partner Mandalay Blonde. Racing home, he finds an unconscious man sprawled on the floor and Mandy gone. Someone...

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The woman outside my door by Rachel Ryan

The woman outside my door

Rachel Ryan

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"All children have imaginary friends, Georgina tells herself. It's perfectly normal, and they all grow out of it in the end. But when her seven-year-old son, Cody, tells her about New Granny, the new friend he's met in the park, Georgina is instantly...

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The devil's bones by Carolyn Haines

The devil's bones

Carolyn Haines

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"Sarah Booth and Cece are in Lucedale, Mississippi, where the newly-pregnant Tinkie is treating her friends to a girls' weekend at the fabulous new Bexley B&B. The facials, organics, food, and fitness coaches are supposed to be phenomenal, but Tinkie's...

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Death comes to Durham by Jeanne M. Dams

Death comes to Durham

Jeanne M. Dams

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"American Anglophile Dorothy Martin and her husband, retired chief constable Alan Nesbit, are enjoying a pleasant, albeit rain-soaked, stay in the historic university city of Durham with their old friend David Tregarth. Castle tours and cathedral services...

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Murder for good by Veronica Heley

Murder for good

Veronica Heley

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"Ellie's husband Thomas, a retired minister, is suspicious when he receives not one but five letters advising him that he has been bequeathed money by five different people in their wills. He barely knew three of his benefactors, and what could possi...

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A choir of crows by Candace M. Robb

A choir of crows

Candace M. Robb

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"December, 1374. With the great and the good about to descend on York for the enthronement of Alexander Neville as the new archbishop, the city is in a state of high alert. When two bodies are discovered in the grounds of York Minster, Owen Archer is...

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Daughters of darkness by Sally Spencer

Daughters of darkness

Sally Spencer

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"Oxford, 1975. Three years ago, world-renowned anthropologist Grace Stockton was slain in a brutal, unprovoked attack. Despite a large-scale police investigation, the identity of the prime suspect was never uncovered ... and neither was the location of...

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Bookmarked for murder by V. M. Burns

Bookmarked for murder

V. M. Burns

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"After some post-Christmas retail therapy in the Windy City, mystery bookshop owner and historical whodunit novelist Sam Washington is returning home to North Harbor, Michigan, on a chartered bus. With Nana Jo and her gal pals Irma, Dorothy, and Ruby...

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Proof of murder by Lauren Elliott

Proof of murder

Lauren Elliott

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"The seaside New England town of Greyborne Harbor is home to many grand estates, including the Queen Anne Victorian Addie inherited from her great aunt. Now one of those mansions is holding an estate sale, which is just what the bookshop owner needs ...

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The shadow friend by Alex North

The shadow friend

Alex North

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"You knew a teenager like Charlie Crabtree. A dark imagination, a sinister smile - always on the outside of the group. Some part of you suspected he might be capable of doing something awful. Twenty-five years ago, Crabtree did just that, committing a...

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Dead to her by Sarah Pinborough

Dead to her

Sarah Pinborough

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"There's nothing like a woman scorned. Something old ... Marcie's affair with Jason Maddox catapulted her into the world of the elite. Old money, old ties, old secrets. Marcie may have married into this world - but she'll never be part of it. Something...

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The other you by J. S. Monroe

The other you

J. S. Monroe

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"Kate used to be good at recognising people. So good, she worked for the police, identifying criminals in crowds of thousands. But six months ago, a devastating car accident led to a brain injury. Now the woman who never forgot a face can barely reco...

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The art fiasco by Fiona Veitch Smith

The art fiasco

Fiona Veitch Smith

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"It's 1924 and Poppy Denby is heading up to Northumberland to celebrate her father's sixtieth birthday. She stops off in Newcastle en route to visit her Aunt Dot, who has temporarily relocated from London to renovate a house she's inherited. One of Aunt...

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Faithless in death by J. D. Robb

Faithless in death

J. D. Robb

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"A talented young sculptor hasn't had such a perfect day in May. Killed by her own hammer, at first it looks like an argument with a jealous partner but it soon becomes clear that there is much more to this case than a lovers' quarrel turned fatal. Eve...

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The unwilling by John Hart

The unwilling

John Hart

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"Set in the South at the height of the Vietnam War, The Unwilling combines crime, suspense and searing glimpses into the human mind and soul in New York Times bestselling author John Hart's singular style. Gibby's older brothers have already been to war....

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The perfect guests by Emma Rous

The perfect guests

Emma Rous

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"1988: Beth Soames is fourteen years old when a kind couple finds her playing the violin at her orphanage's yearly fund-raiser. The Averills take her home with them to Raven Hall, a rambling manor on the Norfolk coast. There she runs wild with their ...

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The survivors by Jane (Jane Elizabeth) Harper

The survivors

Jane (Jane Elizabeth) Harper

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"Kieran Elliott's life changed forever on a single day when a reckless mistake led to devastating consequences. The guilt that haunts him still resurfaces during a visit with his young family to the small coastal town he once called home. Kieran's parents...

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If I disappear by Eliza Jane Brazier

If I disappear

Eliza Jane Brazier

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"When her favorite true-crime podcast host goes missing, an adrift young woman plunges headfirst into the wild backcountry of Northern California and her own dangerous obsession. Sera loves true crime podcasts. They make her feel empowered in a world...

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The great divide by L. J. M. author. Owen

The great divide

L. J. M. author. Owen

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In the rural Tasmanian town of Dunton, the body of a former headmistress of a children's home is discovered, revealing a tortured life and death. Detective Jake Hunter, newly arrived, searches for her killer among past residents of the home. He unearths...

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The geometry of holding hands by Alexander McCall Smith

The geometry of holding hands

Alexander McCall Smith

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When Isabel Dalhousie and her husband Jamie book a table at an expensive Edinburgh restaurant, she finds herself battling with her conscience. Lately, the care of their young sons, Charlie and Magnus, is often undertaken by their housekeeper Grace. Is...

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Rage of the assassin by Edward Marston

Rage of the assassin

Edward Marston

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London, 1818. MP Sir Roger Mellanby attends a performance of MACBETH at Covent Garden, featuring Hannah Granville. It is the final performance of what has been a triumphant production and both the Prince Regent and Hannah's love, Bow Street Rival Paul...

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The Patterdale plot by Rebecca Tope

The Patterdale plot

Rebecca Tope

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Simmy Brown had hoped that her autumn would be less frantic than usual to give her a chance to enjoy her pregnancy, her upcoming nuptials, and some time looking for a new house in the Patterdale area of the Lake District. But it is not to be... When one...

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A song for the dark times by Ian Rankin

A song for the dark times

Ian Rankin

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When his daughter Samantha calls one morning at 5 a.m., John Rebus knows it's not good news. Her partner Keith has been missing for two days. Rebus fears the worst... and knows from his lifetime in the police that his daughter will be the prime suspect....

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Hot to trot by M. C. author. Beaton

Hot to trot

M. C. author. Beaton

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Private Detective Agatha Raisin immerses herself in the glittering lifestyle of the fabulously wealthy when Sir Charles Fraith is accused of murder - and Agatha is named as his accomplice! A high-society wedding, a glitzy masked ball, and an introduction...

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Cragside by L. J. author. Ross

Cragside

L. J. author. Ross

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After his climactic battle with notorious serial killer THE HACKER, DCI Ryan is spending the summer with his fiancee within the grounds of Cragside, a spectacular Bavarian-style mansion surrounded by acres of woodland. When they are invited to attend...

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Heavenfield by L. J. author. Ross

Heavenfield

L. J. author. Ross

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When a man is found dead at the remote church of Heavenfield, DCI Ryan is the only other person for miles around. The police have no weapon, no motive and no other suspects. Already suspended from Northumbria CID, Ryan must fight to clear his name. But...

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Angel by L. J. author. Ross

Angel

L. J. author. Ross

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After a turbulent time, DCI Ryan's life is finally returning to normal and he's looking forward to spending an uneventful Easter bank holiday weekend with his fiancee. Then, on Good Friday morning he is called out to a crime scene at one of the large...

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High force by L. J. author. Ross

High force

L. J. author. Ross

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Detective Chief Inspector Ryan's worst nightmare has just become a reality. Notorious serial killer THE HACKER has escaped prison and kidnapped one of his best detectives from her own home. His brutality is the stuff of legend - Ryan lost his sister and...

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Holy Island by L. J. author. Ross

Holy Island

L. J. author. Ross

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Detective Chief Inspector Ryan retreats to Holy Island seeking sanctuary when he is forced to take sabbatical leave from his duties as a homicide detective. A few days before Christmas, his peace is shattered and he is thrust back into the murky world...

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Sycamore Gap by L. J. author. Ross

Sycamore Gap

L. J. author. Ross

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Detective Chief Inspector Ryan believes he has put his turbulent history behind him. Then, in the early hours of the summer solstice, the skeleton of a young woman is found inside the Roman Wall at Sycamore Gap. She has lain undiscovered for ten years...

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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 black cage by Jack Fredrickson

The black cage

Jack Fredrickson

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"Exposing the botched murder investigation of three young boys has left Milo Rigg's reputation and career as a crime-reporting journalist in tatters. But when the naked, frozen bodies of two young sisters, Priscilla and Beatrice Graves, are found down...

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The reckoning by M. J. Trow

The reckoning

M. J. Trow

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"December, 1592. England is entering dangerous waters as thoughts turn to the question of the ageing Queen Elizabeth's successor. Christopher Marlowe meanwhile is leading a troupe of the Lord Chamberlain's Men on tour with a controversial new play. M...

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Mr Campion's séance by Mike Ripley

Mr Campion's séance

Mike Ripley

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"1946, London. The eagerly anticipated new detective novel from Albert Campion's godsibling, bestselling author Evadne Childe, is proving to be another runaway success. Unfortunately, it has also caught the attention of Superintendent Stanislaus Oates...

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Praying for time by Carlene Thompson

Praying for time

Carlene Thompson

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"Vanessa Everly is a successful actress in Los Angeles, but she's still traumatized by the night that ripped her world apart. Eight years ago, Vanessa and her younger sister Roxanne were attacked on the beach in their hometown in Oregon - and Roxanne...

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The clockmaker by Jane Adams

The clockmaker

Jane Adams

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"February, 1929. Clockmaker Abraham Levy's young nephew has vanished. He was last seen boarding a train on his way to see his fiancee, and with no sign of foul play, the suspicion is that he may have got cold feet about his upcoming nuptials and alighted...

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A full cold moon by Lissa Marie Redmond

A full cold moon

Lissa Marie Redmond

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"Since her partner on the Cold Case team has been out of action after being shot in the line of duty, Lauren Riley has been working Homicide. Her latest case involves an Icelandic man murdered on the streets of Buffalo mere feet from his hotel. The b...

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The good teacher by Petronella McGovern

The good teacher

Petronella McGovern

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"A good teacher can change lives ... Every evening, Allison watches her husband's new house, desperate to find some answers. Every morning, she puts on a brave face to teach kindergarten. She's a good teacher, everyone says so - this stalking is just...

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The cuckoo's calling by Robert Galbraith

The cuckoo's calling

Robert Galbraith

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"After losing his leg to a land mine in Afghanistan, Cormoran Strike is barely scraping by as a private investigator. Strike is down to one client, and creditors are calling. He has also just broken up with his longtime girlfriend and is living in his...

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Claw enforcement by Sofie Ryan

Claw enforcement

Sofie Ryan

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"Sarah Grayson owns a delightful secondhand shop in the small town of North Harbor, Maine, where she and her rescue cat, Elvis, are always finding themselves up to their whiskers in trouble. With the help of a quirky group of senior citizens--who cal...

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Before she disappeared by Lisa Gardner

Before she disappeared

Lisa Gardner

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"A recovering alcoholic with more regrets than belongings, Frankie Elkin spends her life doing what no one else will - searching for missing people the world has stopped looking for. A new case brings her to Mattapan, a Boston neighborhood with a rou...

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The law of innocence by Michael Connelly

The law of innocence

Michael Connelly

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"Defense attorney Mickey Haller is pulled over by police, who find the body of a client in the trunk of his Lincoln. Haller is charged with murder and can't make the exorbitant 5 million dollar bail slapped on him by a vindictive judge. Mickey elects...

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The coast-to-coast murders by James Patterson

The coast-to-coast murders

James Patterson

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"There's a killer on the road, and nobody is safe. Michael and Megan Fitzgerald are siblings who share a terrifying past. Both adopted, and now grown -- Michael is a long-haul truck driver, Megan a college student majoring in psychology -- they trust...

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The guardians by John Grisham

The guardians

John Grisham

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

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The daughters of Foxcote Manor by Eve Chase

The daughters of Foxcote Manor

Eve Chase

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"England, 1970. On the one-year anniversary of the Harrington family's darkest night, their beautiful London home goes up in flames. Mrs. Harrington, the two children, and live-in nanny Rita relocate to Foxcote Manor, ostensibly to recuperate. But the...

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The family upstairs by Lisa Jewell

The family upstairs

Lisa Jewell

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"In a large house in London's fashionable Chelsea, a baby is awake in her cot. Well-fed and cared for, she is happily waiting for someone to pick her up. In the kitchen lie three decomposing corpses. Close to them is a hastily scrawled note. They've been...

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Before she disappeared by Lisa Gardner

Before she disappeared

Lisa Gardner

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"A recovering alcoholic with more regrets than belongings, Frankie Elkin spends her life doing what no one else will - searching for missing people the world has stopped looking for. A new case brings her to Mattapan, a Boston neighborhood with a rou...

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Relative silence by Carrie Stuart Parks

Relative silence

Carrie Stuart Parks

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"Fifteen years ago Piper Boone’s only child died in a boating accident, and Piper’s almost perfect life came to an end too. After living through a divorce and losing her job, she retreats to Curlew Island and her childhood home - a secluded mansion for...

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Thief River Falls by Brian Freeman

Thief River Falls

Brian Freeman

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"Lisa Power is a tortured ghost of her former self. The author of a bestselling thriller called Thief River Falls, named after her rural Minnesota hometown, Lisa is secluded in her remote house as she struggles with the loss of her entire family – a series...

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Point of danger by Irene Hannon

Point of danger

Irene Hannon

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"Radio talk show host Eve Reilly is used to backlash from her pot-stirring on-air commentary and interviews, but now it seems a disgruntled listener is resorting to more than angry words to express their displeasure. When a suspicious package arrives...

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Murder in the East End by Jennifer Ashley

Murder in the East End

Jennifer Ashley

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"When young cook Kat Holloway learns that the children of London's Foundling Hospital are mysteriously disappearing and one of their nurses has been murdered, she can't turn away. She enlists the help of her charming and enigmatic confidant Daniel McAdam,...

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A lady's guide to mischief and murder by Dianne Freeman

A lady's guide to mischief and murder

Dianne Freeman

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"1899. Risings, George Hazleton's family estate in Hampshire, is a perfect choice for the wedding of Lily, sister of Frances, the widowed Countess of Harleigh. But the bucolic setting harbors a menace. Above and below stairs, mysterious accidents befall...

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Cross her heart by Melinda Leigh

Cross her heart

Melinda Leigh

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"For more than 25 years, Philadelphia homicide detective Bree Taggert has tucked away the nightmarish childhood memories of her parents’ murder-suicide … Until her younger sister, Erin, is killed in a crime that echoes that tragic night – innocent wi...

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The Russian by James Patterson

The Russian

James Patterson

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"A series of gruesome murders in New York City has Michael Bennett angry -- but when he identifies similar cases in Atlanta and San Francisco, his feelings escalate into all-out alarm. All of the victims are young women. And each one is killed in a.....

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Tropic of stupid by Tim Dorsey

Tropic of stupid

Tim Dorsey

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"Devoted Floridaphile Serge Storms is a lover of history, so he’s decided to investigate his own using one of those DNA services from late-night TV. Excited to construct a family tree, he and Coleman hit the road to meet his kin. Along the way, he plans...

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Twenty by James Grippando

Twenty

James Grippando

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"Jack Swyteck and his family are caught in the crossfire after a deadly school shooting claims twenty casualties--Florida's fifth mass shooting in as many years--in this provocative and timely thriller from Harper Lee Prize-winner James Grippando that...

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The lost boys by Faye Kellerman

The lost boys

Faye Kellerman

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"When Bertram Telemann goes missing from a local diner near Greenbury, the entire community of the small upstate New York town volunteers to search the surrounding woods in hopes of finding him. Bertram had been on a field trip with the staff and fel...

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I saw him die by Andrew Wilson

I saw him die

Andrew Wilson

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"Bestselling novelist and part-time undercover sleuth Agatha Christie is looking forward to a bit of rest and relaxation after solving an intricately planned murder in the middle-eastern ruins of Ur. But shortly after arriving home in London, her lon...

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Woman in the water by Katerina Diamond

Woman in the water

Katerina Diamond

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"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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The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman

The Thursday Murder Club

Richard Osman

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In a peaceful retirement village, four unlikely friends meet up once a week to investigate unsolved murders. But when a brutal killing takes place on their very doorstep, the Thursday Murder Club find themselves in the middle of their first live case...

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The darkest evening by Ann Cleeves

The darkest evening

Ann Cleeves

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Driving home during a swirling blizzard, Vera Stanhope becomes disorientated and loses her way, discovering a car slewed off the road ahead of her. With the door open, Vera assumes the driver has sought shelter, but when she inspects the car she is shocked...

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All the colors of night by Jayne Ann Krentz

All the colors of night

Jayne Ann Krentz

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"North Chastain possesses a paranormal talent that gives him the ability to track down the most dangerous psychic criminals. When his father suddenly falls into a coma-like state, North is convinced it was caused by a deadly artifact that traces back...

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Hush-hush by Stuart Woods

Hush-hush

Stuart Woods

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"Stone Barrington is settling in for some downtime in New York City when an anonymous enemy makes himself known. This nameless foe's threats hit close to home, and before Stone can retaliate, the fearsome messages turn into very real consequences. With...

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The silent daughter by Kirsty Ferguson

The silent daughter

Kirsty Ferguson

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When her husband and two of her three children perish in a devastating house fire, Danni is sure it is arson. She's even more sure that her and her eldest daughter Mia were meant to die in the fire too. But they are just a normal family. Who would want...

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The ice killer by Ross Greenwood

The ice killer

Ross Greenwood

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Ellen's therapist told her to forget the past, but the life she's left with is boring. All she wants is to be happy and normal, but the approaching long bleak nights of winter loom heavy before her, especially as she'll be alone. But when the secrets...

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Murder at the Gorge by Frances Evesham

Murder at the Gorge

Frances Evesham

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When the Exham-on-Sea residents are targeted by anonymous emails containing apparently harmless nursery rhymes, no one knows whether to laugh or shudder until an unexplained death touches the town.Libby Forest, baker, chocolatier and Exham's very own...

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The beautiful dead by Kim Hunt

The beautiful dead

Kim Hunt

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Ranger Cal Nyx discovers a badly decomposed body out in the bush. When the remains are identified as someone she once knew, the police keep a very close eye on her. And once it emerges that the victim was the main suspect in an old murder case, the case...

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Across the water by Ingrid Alexandra

Across the water

Ingrid Alexandra

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In remote Oyster Creek, a beautiful young mother and her baby daughter Ruby have gone missing. But it was no secret that Delilah Waters never wanted children. She wasn't coping with motherhood, and everyone believes she leapt to her death in the creek,...

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How to raise an elephant by Alexander McCall Smith

How to raise an elephant

Alexander McCall Smith

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As the temperature rises in Gaborone, Precious Ramotswe, founder of the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, wonders whether the heat could be the reason that business is particularly slow. Precious has time to contemplate her new neighbours, who have a r...

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The unseen hand by Edward Marston

The unseen hand

Edward Marston

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1917. The Lotus Hotel offers sanctuary for its exclusively female clientele, attracting the cream of London's society. But a dead body found in one of its rooms is hardly good for business, and when it is discovered that the woman was neither a guest...

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Death with a double edge by Anne Perry

Death with a double edge

Anne Perry

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May 1911. Daniel Pitt is summoned to a murder scene in the slums of London's East End. He identifies the dead man as Jonah Drake, a distinguished senior barrister who has been killed with a double-edged sword. With the police holding out little hope of...

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The Mitford affair by Jessica Fellowes

The Mitford affair

Jessica Fellowes

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Meet the Bright Young Things, the rabble-rousing hedonists of the 1920s whose treasure hunts are a media obsession. One such game takes place at the 18th birthday party of Pamela Mitford, but ends in tragedy as cruel, charismatic Adrian Curtis is pushed...

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Betrayed by Roberta Kray

Betrayed

Roberta Kray

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After losing her mum in a tragic accident when she was young, Chrissy Moss had to find out the hard way how to survive on one of the East End's most notorious estates. When a 15-year-old girl disappears, hours after delivering a message for a local l...

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The house of the hanged woman by Kate Ellis

The house of the hanged woman

Kate Ellis

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Derbyshire, 1921. When an MP goes missing in a Derbyshire village, Scotland Yard detective Albert Lincoln is sent to investigate. A grim discovery has been made in a cave next to an ancient stone circle: the naked body of a middle-aged man mutilated ...

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Deadly waters by Dot Hutchison

Deadly waters

Dot Hutchison

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"Florida journalism undergrad Rebecca Sorley is like any other college student. She tries to keep up with her studies, her friends, and her hot-tempered roommate, Ellie, who regularly courts trouble with the law. When a male student’s remains are found...

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A killer's wife by Victor Methos

A killer's wife

Victor Methos

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"Fourteen years ago, prosecutor Jessica Yardley's husband went to prison for a series of brutal murders. She's finally created a life with her daughter and is a well-respected attorney. She's moving on. But when a new rash of homicides has her ex-hus...

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Mimi Lee reads between the lines by Jennifer J. Chow

Mimi Lee reads between the lines

Jennifer J. Chow

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"Mimi Lee is on top of the world. She has a thriving pet grooming business, the sweetest boyfriend, and a talking cat to boot. When she arrives at the elementary school where her sister, Alice, works, she's expecting a fun girls' night out--but instead...

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One for the books by Jenn McKinlay

One for the books

Jenn McKinlay

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"Wedding bells are ringing in the latest page-turning Library Lover's Mystery from the New York Times bestselling author of Word to the Wise. Love is in the air in Briar Creek as library director Lindsey Norris and boat captain Mike (Sully) Sullivan ...

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A cold trail by Robert Dugoni

A cold trail

Robert Dugoni

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"The last time homicide detective Tracy Crosswhite was in Cedar Grove, it was to see her sister's killer put behind bars. Now she's returned for a respite and the chance to put her life back in order for herself, her attorney husband, Dan, and their ...

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Last day by Luanne Rice

Last day

Luanne Rice

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"Years ago, Beth Lathrop and her sister suffered through the kidnapping of their mother and the theft of a famous painting. Detective Conor Reid swore to protect them from then on. When the same family painting is stolen again and Beth is murdered, B...

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