By David Whellams
By Anna Loan-Wilsey
From Anna Loan-Wilsey comes the 1st installment of a brand new ancient secret sequence that includes Hattie Davish, a touring secretary who arrives in a small Ozark city basically to find her new supplier has disappeared. . .
An military of unassuming girls wielding hatchets have descended at the quiet Ozark village, destroying each saloon of their path--and leaving various enemies of their wake. So whilst their cherished chief, mom Trevelyan, is murdered, it is easy to indicate arms. Now that she's operating for a lifeless girl, Hattie turns to her trusty typewriter to get to the reality. And as she follows a path of cryptic demise threats, she'll come nose to nose with a killer way more harmful than the Demon Rum. . .
"A excellent learn from a great addition to the style. This one will not be missed--it has it all!" --Emily Brightwell
By Carolyn Hart
“If I have been educating a direction on find out how to write a secret, i might make Carolyn Hart required reading.”
—Los Angeles Times
“One of the most well-liked practitioners of the normal secret” (Cleveland undeniable Dealer), Carolyn Hart is unstoppable—and her dying on call for secret sequence turns out to recuperate with each ebook. The evidence? Dead through Midnight, once more that includes bookshop proprietor and someday sleuth Annie Darling and her adoring p.i. husband Max. Their look for the reality at the back of a surprising “suicide” that rocks the idyllic (if a little homicide-prone) island of Broward’s Rock will make any secret reader an quick fan—joining an ever-growing multitude that comes with bestselling mystery writer Robert Crais, who publicizes, “I’m a sucker for Carolyn Hart’s Annie and Max series.”
By Dorothy L. Sayers
A prosperous normal dies in his membership, surrounded by way of fellow veterans—and Lord Peter needs to conflict to unravel the case
Even the Bellona Club’s so much dedicated participants might by no means name it full of life. Its surroundings is that of a morgue—or, at most sensible, a funeral parlor—and on Armistice Day the gloom is just heightened. Veterans of the good conflict assemble on the Bellona to not hash over outdated victories, yet to stare into their whiskies and bitch approximately previous accidents, shrinking pensions, and the lingering results of shell surprise. although he acts jolly, Lord Peter Wimsey reveals the vacation grim. And this Armistice Day, dying has come to hitch the festivities.
The elderly common Fentiman—a hero of the Crimean War—expires sitting up in his favourite chair. throughout city, his sister dies at the comparable day, throwing the General’s half-million-pound inheritance into turmoil. because the state celebrates and suspicions run insurrection, Lord Peter needs to realize what sort of soldier might have the nerve to homicide a normal.
By Camilla Läckberg
No. 1 foreign bestseller and Swedish crime sensation Camilla Lackberg's new mental mystery – impossible to resist for enthusiasts of Stieg Larsson and Jo Nesbo. Mats Sverin used to be Fjallbacka's monetary director on a regeneration undertaking worthy hundreds of thousands. whilst he's stumbled on murdered, Detective Patrik Hedstrom needs to locate solutions. it kind of feels Mats was once a guy who each person beloved but no one rather knew – a guy with whatever to hide… Is it only a twist of fate that his highschool sweetheart, Nathalie, has lower back to the world? What does she learn about who Mats particularly was once? even though, Nathalie has her personal mystery. whatever has made her and her five-year-old son flee to their distant relatives domestic at the 'Ghost Isle'. and that's the place she'll remain and defend her son from the evils of the realm. yet, because the homicide research attracts a clean, the police need to dig deeper – and earlier than lengthy, everyone's lives may be dragged into the sunshine …
By Archer Mayor
- Archer Mayor's newest publication, Gatekeeper (Mysterious Press, 10/03, 0-89296-766-8), is poised to proceed the author's run as one among New England's so much cherished authors. will probably be released simultaneously in Warner mass marketplace in 10/04. - Mayor's The Sniper's spouse (Mysterious Press, 2002) was once named a brand new York instances amazing publication of the Year--a first in his storied career--and has over 47,000 copies in mixed print. Tucker height (Mysterious Press, 2001) has over 41,000 copies in mixed print. - revenues of the whole Joe Gunther sequence keep growing with the book of every new hardcover, and Archer Mayor is a tireless promoter, vacationing bookshops, libraries, excessive faculties, and faculties through the Northeast.
By Umberto Eco
The yr is 1327. Franciscans in a filthy rich Italian abbey are suspected of heresy, and Brother William of Baskerville arrives to enquire. whilst his smooth venture is unexpectedly overshadowed through seven extraordinary deaths, Brother William turns detective. His instruments are the good judgment of Aristotle, the theology of Aquinas, the empirical insights of Roger Bacon—all sharpened to a glistening area by way of wry humor and a ferocious interest. He collects facts, deciphers mystery symbols and coded manuscripts, and digs into the eerie labyrinth of the abbey, the place “the best issues occur at night.”
“Like the labyrinthine library at its middle, this terrific novel has many crafty passages and mystery chambers . . . interesting . . . creative . . . dazzling.” – Newsweek
By Marta Perry
When you consider that she used to be a bit woman, Marisa Angelo has been haunted by means of a dead ringer for her mom strolling away, suitcase in hand, to come to her Amish roots.
Marisa and her "Englischer" father by no means observed or heard from her back. Now Marisa has obtained a stunning name from police. Her mother's bloodstained suitcase used to be chanced on hidden contained in the wall of a Pennsylvania Dutch farmhouse.
Desperate for solutions, Marisa heads to Lancaster County. yet no one—not the police or Marisa's tight-lipped Amish relatives—can clarify what occurred to her mother.
Only one guy is as decided as Marisa to solve the mystery—Link Morgan, the good-looking ex-military loner who discovered the suitcase in the home he inherited from his uncle. Now either Link's and Marisa's family are implicated within the decades-old disappearance.
The mystery lies someplace within the old fashioned Amish payment. yet somebody will do anything to make sure the reality continues to be hidden eternally.
By Richard Price, Harry Brandt
“A masterpiece, to face with such prior expense classics as Clockers and Lush Life . . . [The Whites has] a compelling plot, but the genuine pleasure of the e-book lies web page by means of web page, line via line, in its tremendous characterizations, wealthy aspect, never-ending surprises, crackling discussion, [and] absurdist humor.” ―The Washington Post
Back within the Nineteen Nineties, while Billy Graves labored within the South Bronx as a part of an anti-crime unit often called the Wild ducks, he made headlines through by chance capturing a ten-year-old boy whereas preventing an angel-dusted berserker on the street. Branded as a cowboy, Billy spent years in a single dead-end posting after one other. Now in his early forties, he's a sergeant in big apple evening Watch, a staff of detectives that responds to all felonies from Wall highway to Harlem among one a.m. and 8 a.m.
Billy’s paintings is usually regimen, but if evening Watch is named to the 4 a.m. deadly slashing of a guy in Penn Station, his research strikes past the standard handoff to the day shift. And whilst he discovers that the sufferer was a suspect in an unsolved murder―a brutal case with connections to the previous participants of the Wild Geese―the undesirable outdated days are again in Billy’s existence with a vengeance.