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A Case of Spirits

Written by Peter Lovesey


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2009
Price: $9.99

The spiritualist movement has captivated a segment of society: manifestations, the occult, and “sensitives” are in vogue. But the séance sites seem to be targeted for burglaries. Then, while Cribb is on the case, someone murders the medium.


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The Sherlock Holmes Handbook
The Sherlock Holmes Handbook
Written by Ransom Riggs, Illustrated by Eugene Smith
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781594744297
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The Sherlock Holmes Handbook

Written by Ransom Riggs
Illustrated by Eugene Smith


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2009
Price: $16.95

“My name is Sherlock Holmes. It is my business to know what other people don’t know.”
 
This reader’s companion to the casework of Sherlock Holmes explores the methodology of the world’s most famous consulting detective. From analyzing fingerprints and decoding ciphers to creating disguises and faking one’s own death, readers... Read more >
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Skeleton Hill

Written by Peter Lovesey


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2009
Price: $14.00

On Lansdown Hill, near Bath, a battle between Roundheads and Cavaliers that took place over 350 years ago is annually reenacted. Two of the reenactors discover a skeleton that is female, headless, and only about twenty years old. One of them, a professor who played a Cavalier, is later found murdered... Read more >
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The Tick of Death
The Tick of Death
Written by Peter Lovesey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781569475966
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The Tick of Death
A Sergeant Cribb Investigation
Written by Peter Lovesey


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2009
Price: $14.00

Praise for the Sergeant Cribb series:

“Sgt. Cribb and Constable Thackeray . . . went on to star in seven additional Victorian mystery novels and became the subjects of one of the first, and most entertaining, of the ‘Mystery!’ series on PBS.”—Otto Penzler, New York Sun

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The Tick of Death
A Sergeant Cribb Investigation
Written by Peter Lovesey


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2009
Price: $9.99

Praise for the Sergeant Cribb series:

“Sgt. Cribb and Constable Thackeray . . . went on to star in seven additional Victorian mystery novels and became the subjects of one of the first, and most entertaining, of the ‘Mystery!’ series on PBS.”—Otto Penzler, New York Sun

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Jane and the Stillroom Maid
Jane and the Stillroom Maid
Written by Stephanie Barron
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307415660
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Jane and the Stillroom Maid
Being the Fifth Jane Austen Mystery
Written by Stephanie Barron


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2009
Price: $6.99

Jane Austen as sleuth continues to delight in her latest adventure (after Jane and the Genius of the Place), which sheds new light on the author's travels in 1806. While enjoying a ramble in the Derbyshire hills near Bakewell (a town Eliza Bennett visits in Pride and Prejudice), Jane discovers the... Read more >
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Bone Idle

Written by Suzette A. Hill


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: August 1, 2009
Price: $25.00

Praise for Suzette A. Hill:

“This dry, funny British gem, with its eccentric cast of characters, will leave readers laughing and eagerly awaiting the next episode.”—Publishers Weekly

Reverend Oughterard has managed to elude arrest (for now), but when another murder occurs, Oughterard panics. Embarrassing complications ensue, and, once again, world-weary cat... Read more >
The Comforts of a Muddy Saturday
The Comforts of a Muddy Saturday
Written by Alexander McCall Smith
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307387073
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The Comforts of a Muddy Saturday
An Isabel Dalhousie Novel (5)
Written by Alexander McCall Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: July 28, 2009
Price: $14.95



ISABEL DALHOUSIE - Book 5

Nothing captures the charm of Edinburgh like the bestselling Isabel Dalhousie series of novels featuring the insatiably curious philosopher and woman detective.  Whether investigating a case or a problem of philosophy, the indefatigable Isabel Dalhousie, one of fiction’s most richly developed amateur detectives, is always...

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Original Sin
Original Sin
Written by P. D. James
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307455574
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Original Sin

Written by P. D. James


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: July 14, 2009
Price: $15.95

Adam Dalgliesh takes on a baffling murder in the rarefied world of London book publishing in this masterful mystery from one of our finest novelists.

 

Commander Adam Dalgliesh and his team are confronted with a puzzle of impenetrable complexity. A murder has taken place in the offices of the Peverell Press, a...

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Rough Collier
Rough Collier
Written by Pat McIntosh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781569475812
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Rough Collier

Written by Pat McIntosh


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2009
Price: $13.00

"Another hearty meal stuffed with fascinating period tidbits and a satisfying mystery."—Kirkus Reviews

“McIntosh artfully interweaves intrigue and history in this suspenseful medieval murder tale.”—Booklist

Gil Cunningham, a young notary, has escaped a life in the church to become the Archbishop's Questioner, only to be accused of causing a man's death... Read more >
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Stolen Voice
A Gil Cunningham Murder Mystery
Written by Pat McIntosh


Format: eBook, 212 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2009
Price: $14.00

In Sir William’s remote part of Scotland it seems almost possible that a young boy could have been stolen away by the fairies and returned forty years later without having visibly aged. And if the boy isn’t Davie Drummond, who is he? Then he suffers a succession of near-fatal “accidents.” Could... Read more >
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Not in the Flesh
Not in the Flesh
Written by Ruth Rendell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307388780
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Not in the Flesh

Written by Ruth Rendell


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: June 2, 2009
Price: $15.00

After a truffle-hunting dog unearths a human hand instead of a precious fungus, Chief Inspector Wexford and his team proceed to interrogate everyone who lives nearby to see if they can turn up a match for the errant appendage among the eighty-five people who have disappeared over the past decade in... Read more >
Abracadaver
Abracadaver
Written by Peter Lovesey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781569475614
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Abracadaver

Written by Peter Lovesey


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2009
Price: $14.00

A sadistic practical joker is haunting the popular music halls of London, interfering with the actors and interrupting their acts by orchestrating humiliating disasters that take place in view of the audience. A trapeze artist misses her timing when the trapeze ropes are shortened. A comedian who invites the audience to... Read more >
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Abracadaver

Written by Peter Lovesey


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2009
Price: $9.99

A sadistic practical joker is haunting the popular music halls of London, interfering with the actors and interrupting their acts by orchestrating humiliating disasters that take place in view of the audience. A trapeze artist misses her timing when the trapeze ropes are shortened. A comedian who invites the audience to... Read more >
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Death of Corinne
Death of Corinne
Written by R.T. Raichev
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781569475782
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Death of Corinne

Written by R.T. Raichev


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2009
Price: $13.00

Death threats start arriving in the mail, and legendary French diva Corinne seeks refuge at her godmother's country estate. Other house guests include Antonia Darcy and her husband, Corinne’s dominating agent, her godmother’s nephew, and a private detective. Read more >
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Death of Corinne

Written by R.T. Raichev


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2009
Price: $13.00

Death threats start arriving in the mail, and legendary French diva Corinne seeks refuge at her godmother's country estate. Other house guests include Antonia Darcy and her husband, Corinne’s dominating agent, her godmother’s nephew, and a private detective.


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Hunt for Sonya Dufrette

Written by R.T. Raichev


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2009
Price: $13.00

At a house party on the day of the royal wedding in 1981, a little girl named Sonya Dufrette wanders off and is never seen again. Twenty years on, divorcee and librarian Antonia Darcy sets out to solve the mystery.


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Little Victim

Written by R.T. Raichev


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2009
Price: $25.00

Praise for R.T. Raichev:

"Deftly mixes dark humor and psychological suspense, its genteel surface masking delicious deviancy.”—Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

"Mixes Henry James’s psychological insight with Agatha Christie’s whodunit plotting skills. . . . Raichev once again triumphs.”—Library Journal (starred review)

“Except for its modern-day setting, the book could have been... Read more >
Mad Hatter's Holiday
Mad Hatter's Holiday
Written by Peter Lovesey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781569475607
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Mad Hatter's Holiday

Written by Peter Lovesey


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2009
Price: $14.00

“[A] gem, catching to perfection the social atmospherics of Victorian Brighton and at the same time telling an ingenious story of murder and discovery.”—Publishers Weekly

“His best yet.”—H. R. F. Keating, The Times (London)

“The sleuthing is neat and satisfying: in the meantime, Victorian pleasures, permitted and illicit, are rendered up... Read more >
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Mad Hatter's Holiday

Written by Peter Lovesey


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2009
Price: $9.99

“[A] gem, catching to perfection the social atmospherics of Victorian Brighton and at the same time telling an ingenious story of murder and discovery.”—Publishers Weekly

“His best yet.”—H. R. F. Keating, The Times (London)

“The sleuthing is neat and satisfying: in the meantime, Victorian pleasures, permitted and illicit, are rendered up... Read more >
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Defend and Betray
Defend and Betray
Written by Anne Perry
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345513960
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Defend and Betray
A William Monk Novel
Written by Anne Perry


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: May 26, 2009
Price: $16.00

After a brilliant military career, esteemed General Thaddeus Carlyon finally meets his death, not in the frenzy of battle but at an elegant London dinner party. His demise appears to be the result of a freak accident, but the general’s beautiful wife, Alexandra, readily confesses that she killed him–a story she... Read more >
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Paragon Walk
Paragon Walk
Written by Anne Perry
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ISBN: 9780345513977
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Paragon Walk
A Charlotte and Thomas Pitt Novel
Written by Anne Perry


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: May 26, 2009
Price: $16.00

In the posh London street of Paragon Walk, an unspeakable crime is committed: A young woman is brutally raped and murdered.

Once again, that incomparable team of sleuths Inspector Thomas Pitt and his young wife, Charlotte, set themselves against a vicious murderer. As the elegant masks of the wellborn suspects slip, it... Read more >
Verdict Unsafe
Verdict Unsafe
Written by Jill McGown
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307560988
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Verdict Unsafe

Written by Jill McGown


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2009
Price: $7.99

Detective Inspector Judy Hill anxiously watched the trial of serial rapist Colin Arthur Drummond from the public gallery--never forgetting his chilling threat that she would be his next victim. The prosecution should have an open-and-shut case.

But sixteen months later Drummond is back on the streets, threatening Judy once more. And... Read more >
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Malice in Cornwall
Malice in Cornwall
Written by Graham Thomas
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307557711
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Malice in Cornwall
An Erskine Powell Mystery
Written by Graham Thomas


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2009
Price: $7.99

ERSKINE POWELL OF SCOTLAND YARD IS BACK--INVESTIGATING THE STRANGE RIDDLE OF PENRICK SANDS.

On the north coast of Cornwall, residents in the quaint seaside town of Penrick report a terrifying phenomenon--an eerie, glowing apparition that rides the surf at night, adding a weird fascination to this place of picturesque streets, secluded beaches... Read more >
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The Shape of Snakes
The Shape of Snakes
Written by Minette Walters
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307497840
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The Shape of Snakes

Written by Minette Walters


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2009
Price: $9.99

A psychological thriller about race, family, and the brutal power of raw emotion.Mrs. Ranelagh has never stopped thinking about the dead body she found in the gutter twenty years ago, during Britain’s Winter of Discontent. “Mad Annie,” as she was known, was the only black resident of her West London neighborhood... Read more >
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