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Ghost Month

Written by Ed Lin


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $26.95

August is Ghost Month in Taiwan—a time to commemorate the dead: burn incense, visit shrines, commemorate ancestors, and avoid unlucky situations, large purchases, and bodies of water. Jing-nan, a young man who runs a food stand in a bustling Taipei night market, doesn't consider himself superstitious, but this August is going... Read more >
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Ghost Month
Ghost Month
Written by Ed Lin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616953263
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Ghost Month

Written by Ed Lin


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $26.95

Welcome to Unknown Pleasures, a food stand in Taipei's night market named after a Joy Division album, and also the location for a big-hearted new mystery set in the often undocumented Taiwan.

August is Ghost Month in Taiwan—a time to commemorate the dead: burn incense, visit shrines, honor ancestors, and avoid unlucky... Read more >
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Herbie's Game
Herbie's Game
Written by Timothy Hallinan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616954291
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Herbie's Game

Written by Timothy Hallinan


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $25.00

Junior Bender, the clown prince of crime fiction, returns in his most hardboiled adventure yet—a tale that will take Junior Bender deep into a murderous conspiracy in present day Los Angeles and  uncover an increasingly confusing legacy of his burglar-mentor, Herbie Mott, who until very recently was always one-step-ahead of just... Read more >
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Herbie's Game

Written by Timothy Hallinan


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $25.00

Junior Bender, the clown prince of crime fiction, returns in his most hardboiled adventure yet—a tale that will take Junior Bender deep into a murderous conspiracy in present day Los Angeles and  uncover an increasingly confusing legacy of his burglar-mentor, Herbie Mott, who until very recently was always one-step-ahead of just... Read more >
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The Mad and the Bad
The Mad and the Bad
Written by Jean-Patrick Manchette, Translated by Donald Nicholson-Smith, Introduction by James Sallis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590177204
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The Mad and the Bad

Written by Jean-Patrick Manchette
Translated by Donald Nicholson-Smith
Introduction by James Sallis


Format: Trade Paperback, 184 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $14.95

An NYRB Classics Original

Michel Hartog, a sometime architect, is a powerful businessman and famous philanthropist whose immense  fortune has just grown that much greater following the death of his brother in an accident. Peter is his orphaned nephew—a spoiled brat. Julie is in an insane asylum. Thompson is a hired gunman... Read more >
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The Mad and the Bad

Written by Jean-Patrick Manchette
Translated by Donald Nicholson-Smith
Introduction by James Sallis


Format: eBook, 184 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $14.95

An NYRB Classics Original

Michel Hartog, a sometime architect, is a powerful businessman and famous philanthropist whose immense  fortune has just grown that much greater following the death of his brother in an accident. Peter is his orphaned nephew—a spoiled brat. Julie is in an insane asylum. Thompson is a hired gunman... Read more >
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Dexter's Final Cut
Dexter's Final Cut
Written by Jeff Lindsay
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345802583
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Dexter's Final Cut
Dexter Morgan (7)
Written by Jeff Lindsay


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $15.95

Lights. Camera. Murder. The Dexter series continues with a wild ride through Hollywood.
 
Mega-star Robert Chase is famous for losing himself in his characters. When he and a group of actors descend on the Miami Police Department for "research," Chase becomes fixated on Dexter Morgan, the blood spatter analyst with... Read more >
Shockwave
Shockwave
Written by Andrew Vachss
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307908858
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Shockwave
An Aftershock Novel
Written by Andrew Vachss


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $26.95

Dell, a former mercenary, and his wife, Dolly, a former battlefield nurse, believe they have finally found a place of peace in a deceptively idyllic small town on the Oregon coast.
 
But early one morning, just before daybreak, a body washes up on the town’s pristine beach. The dead man’s shaven skull...

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Shockwave
Shockwave
Written by Andrew Vachss
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307908865
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Shockwave
An Aftershock Novel
Written by Andrew Vachss


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $13.99

Dell, a former mercenary, and his wife, Dolly, a former battlefield nurse, believe they have finally found a place of peace in a deceptively idyllic small town on the Oregon coast.
 
But early one morning, just before daybreak, a body washes up on the town’s pristine beach. The dead man’s shaven skull...

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God's Pocket
God's Pocket
Written by Pete Dexter
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780812987379
Our Price: $11.99
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God's Pocket
A Novel
Written by Pete Dexter


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: May 28, 2014
Price: $11.99

Young Leon Hubbard was arrogant and near psychotic. So when he was killed on a South Philadelphia construction site, everyone who knew him wanted to bury the bad news with the body. All, that is, except two--Leon's mother and the local columnist for the common man. Read more >
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The Son
The Son
Written by Jo Nesbo
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385351379
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The Son
A novel
Written by Jo Nesbo


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $25.95

The author of the best-selling Harry Hole series now gives us an electrifying stand-alone novel set inside Oslo’s maze of especially venal, high-level corruption.
 
Sonny Lofthus is a strangely charismatic and complacent young man. Sonny’s been in prison for a dozen years, nearly half his life. The inmates who seek... Read more >
The Son
The Son
Written by Jo Nesbo
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385351386
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The Son
A novel
Written by Jo Nesbo


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $13.99

The author of the best-selling Harry Hole series now gives us an electrifying stand-alone novel set inside Oslo’s maze of especially venal, high-level corruption.
 
Sonny Lofthus is a strangely charismatic and complacent young man. Sonny’s been in prison for a dozen years, nearly half his life. The inmates who seek... Read more >
The Son
The Son
Written by Jo Nesbo
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804194525
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The Son
A novel
Written by Jo Nesbo


Format: Trade Paperback, 656 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $26.00

The author of the best-selling Harry Hole series now gives us an electrifying stand-alone novel set inside Oslo’s maze of especially venal, high-level corruption.
 
Sonny Lofthus is a strangely charismatic and complacent young man. Sonny’s been in prison for a dozen years, nearly half his life. The inmates who seek... Read more >
The Son
The Son
Written by Jo Nesbo, Read by Gildart Jackson
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780553397826
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The Son
A novel
Written by Jo Nesbo
Read by Gildart Jackson


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $45.00

The author of the best-selling Harry Hole series now gives us an electrifying stand-alone novel set inside Oslo’s maze of especially venal, high-level corruption.
 
Sonny Lofthus is a strangely charismatic and complacent young man. Sonny’s been in prison for a dozen years, nearly half his life. The inmates who seek... Read more >
The Son
The Son
Written by Jo Nesbo, Read by Gildart Jackson
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553397833
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The Son
A novel
Written by Jo Nesbo
Read by Gildart Jackson


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $25.00

The author of the best-selling Harry Hole series now gives us an electrifying stand-alone novel set inside Oslo’s maze of especially venal, high-level corruption.
 
Sonny Lofthus is a strangely charismatic and complacent young man. Sonny’s been in prison for a dozen years, nearly half his life. The inmates who seek... Read more >
The Painter
The Painter
Written by Peter Heller
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385352093
Our Price: $24.95
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The Painter
A novel
Written by Peter Heller


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $24.95

Peter Heller, the celebrated author of the breakout best seller The Dog Stars, returns with an achingly beautiful, wildly suspenseful second novel about an artist trying to outrun his past.

Jim Stegner has seen his share of violence and loss. Years ago he shot a man in a bar. His...

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The Painter
The Painter
Written by Peter Heller
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385352086
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The Painter
A novel
Written by Peter Heller


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $12.99

Peter Heller, the celebrated author of the breakout best seller The Dog Stars, returns with an achingly beautiful, wildly suspenseful second novel about an artist trying to outrun his past.

Jim Stegner has seen his share of violence and loss. Years ago he shot a man in a bar. His...

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The Painter
The Painter
Written by Peter Heller, Read by Mark Deakins
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804190435
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The Painter
A novel
Written by Peter Heller
Read by Mark Deakins


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $40.00

Peter Heller, the celebrated author of the breakout best seller The Dog Stars, returns with an achingly beautiful, wildly suspenseful second novel about an artist trying to outrun his past.

Jim Stegner has seen his share of violence and loss. Years ago he shot a man in a bar. His...

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The Painter
The Painter
Written by Peter Heller, Read by Mark Deakins
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804190442
Our Price: $20.00

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visit our Audiobook Download FAQ page.

The Painter
A novel
Written by Peter Heller
Read by Mark Deakins


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $20.00

Peter Heller, the celebrated author of the breakout best seller The Dog Stars, returns with an achingly beautiful, wildly suspenseful second novel about an artist trying to outrun his past.

Jim Stegner has seen his share of violence and loss. Years ago he shot a man in a bar. His...

Read more >
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Secrecy
Secrecy
Written by Rupert Thomson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590516850
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Secrecy

Written by Rupert Thomson


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $16.95

A sorcerer in wax. A fugitive. Haunted by a past he cannot escape. Threatened by a future he cannot imagine.
 
Zummo, a Sicilian sculptor, is summoned by Cosimo III to join the Medici court. Late seventeenth-century Florence is a hotbed of repression and hypocrisy. All forms of pleasure are brutally... Read more >
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Secrecy

Written by Rupert Thomson


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $16.95

A sorcerer in wax. A fugitive. Haunted by a past he cannot escape. Threatened by a future he cannot imagine.
 
Zummo, a Sicilian sculptor, is summoned by Cosimo III to join the Medici court. Late seventeenth-century Florence is a hotbed of repression and hypocrisy. All forms of pleasure are brutally... Read more >
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The Innocence Game
The Innocence Game
Written by Michael Harvey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345802552
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The Innocence Game

Written by Michael Harvey


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $14.95

A cold case is about to do supernova and three students will learn the price of innocence.

At Northwestern's renowned journalism school, Ian Joyce has been invited to participate in a prestigious seminar that investigates wrongful convictions and forgotten cases. With only two other classmates--beautiful, strong-willed Sarah Gold and enigmatically brilliant Jake...

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The Cold Song
The Cold Song
Written by Linn Ullmann
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590516676
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The Cold Song

Written by Linn Ullmann


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $15.95

One of the New York Times Book Review's 100 Notable Books of 2014!

Ullmann’s characters are complex and paradoxical: neither fully guilty nor fully innocent
 
Siri Brodal, a chef and restaurant owner, is married to Jon Dreyer, a famous novelist plagued by writer’s block. Siri and Jon have two daughters, and together they spend... Read more >
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The Cold Song

Written by Linn Ullmann


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $15.95

Named in the New York Times Book Review’s 100 Notable Books of 2014!

Ullmann’s characters are complex and paradoxical: neither fully guilty nor fully innocent
 
Siri Brodal, a chef and restaurant owner, is married to Jon Dreyer, a famous novelist plagued by writer’s block. Siri and Jon have two daughters, and together they... Read more >
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The Alpine Yeoman
The Alpine Yeoman
Written by Mary Daheim
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345535337
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The Alpine Yeoman
An Emma Lord Mystery
Written by Mary Daheim


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $26.00

Mary Daheim’s bestselling novels, set in Alpine, a picturesque village tucked away in the Cascade Mountains, have charmed a generation of mystery lovers with suspenseful tales of the peril that bubbles up from below the serene surface of small-town life.
 
An ill wind blows through Alpine, but Advocate publisher Emma... Read more >
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