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The Private Patient
The Private Patient
Written by P. D. James
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307455284
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The Private Patient

Written by P. D. James


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: November 3, 2009
Price: $16.00

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Cheverell Manor is a beautiful old house in Dorset, which its owner, the famous plastic surgeon George Chandler-Powell, uses as a private clinic.  When the investigative journalist, Rhoda Gradwyn, arrives to have a disfiguring facial scar removed, she has every expectation of a successful operation and a peaceful week recuperating. ...

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The Victoria Vanishes
The Victoria Vanishes
Written by Christopher Fowler
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ISBN: 9780553589566
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The Victoria Vanishes
A Peculiar Crimes Unit Mystery
Written by Christopher Fowler


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: October 27, 2009
Price: $15.00


Murder doesn’t get more peculiar than this. A lonely hearts killer is targeting middle-aged women at some of England’s most well-known pubs. What’s even more peculiar, Arthur Bryant happened to see the latest victim only moments before her death—at a pub torn down eighty years ago! It’s only the beginning of... Read more >
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No More Dying Then
No More Dying Then
Written by Ruth Rendell
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ISBN: 9780307558640
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No More Dying Then

Written by Ruth Rendell


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2009
Price: $9.99

What kind of a person would kidnap two children?

That is the question that haunts Wexford when a five-year-old boy and a twelve-year-old girl disappear from the village of Kingsmarkham. When a child's body turns up at an abandoned country home one search turns into a murder investigation and the other turns... Read more >
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Some Lie and Some Die
Some Lie and Some Die
Written by Ruth Rendell
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ISBN: 9780307559852
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Some Lie and Some Die

Written by Ruth Rendell


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2009
Price: $9.99

A mutilated body found at a rock festival.

In spite of dire predictions, the rock festival in Kingsmarkham seemed to be going off without a hitch, until the hideously disfigured body is discovered in a nearby quarry. And soon Wexford is investigating the links between a local girl gone bad and a... Read more >
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Murder Being Once Done
Murder Being Once Done
Written by Ruth Rendell
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ISBN: 9780307558107
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Murder Being Once Done

Written by Ruth Rendell


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2009
Price: $9.99

A young girl is murdered in a cemetery.  And Wexford's doctor has prescribed no alcohol, no rich food and, above all, no police work.  When a young girl's body is found in a London cemetery and the local police, under the command of Wexford's nephew, are baffled, Wexford decides to brave his doctor's... Read more >
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Bluegate Fields
Bluegate Fields
Written by Anne Perry
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ISBN: 9780345514011
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Bluegate Fields
A Charlotte and Thomas Pitt Novel
Written by Anne Perry


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: September 29, 2009
Price: $15.00

Inspector Thomas Pitt is shocked. The body of a boy, clearly from the upper classes, has been found in the filthy sewers of Bluegate Fields, one of London’s most dangerous slums. What’s more, the unfortunate boy had been violated before he was murdered. So vile a case is hardly a topic... Read more >
Resurrection Row
Resurrection Row
Written by Anne Perry
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ISBN: 9780345513991
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Resurrection Row
A Charlotte and Thomas Pitt Novel
Written by Anne Perry


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: September 29, 2009
Price: $15.00

It is a most incredible sight: a corpse sitting at the reins of a hansom cab–and not just any corpse, but the body of a peer of the realm. To Inspector Thomas Pitt and his wife, Charlotte, this macabre apparition seems like sheer lunacy. Who would ever want to exhume a... Read more >
The Sins of the Wolf
The Sins of the Wolf
Written by Anne Perry
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ISBN: 9780345514004
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The Sins of the Wolf
A William Monk Novel
Written by Anne Perry


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: September 29, 2009
Price: $15.00

Nurse Hester Latterly finds herself well suited for the task: accompany Mrs. Mary Farraline, an elderly Scottish lady in delicate health, on a short train trip to London. Yet Hester’s simple job takes a grave turn when Mrs. Farraline dies during the night. And when a postmortem examination of the body... Read more >
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A Sudden, Fearful Death
A Sudden, Fearful Death
Written by Anne Perry
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ISBN: 9780345513984
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A Sudden, Fearful Death
A William Monk Novel
Written by Anne Perry


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: September 29, 2009
Price: $15.00

In a London hospital, Prudence Barrymore, a talented nurse who had once been one of Florence Nightingale’s angels of mercy in the Crimean War, meets sudden death by strangulation. Private inquiry agent William Monk is engaged to investigate this horrific crime–which intuition tells him was no random stroke of violence by... Read more >
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The Lost Art of Gratitude
The Lost Art of Gratitude
Written by Alexander McCall Smith
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ISBN: 9780307378576
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The Lost Art of Gratitude
An Isabel Dalhousie Novel (6)
Written by Alexander McCall Smith


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: September 22, 2009
Price: $9.99



ISABEL DALHOUSIE - Book 6

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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The Lost Art of Gratitude
The Lost Art of Gratitude
Written by Alexander McCall Smith
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375425141
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The Lost Art of Gratitude
An Isabel Dalhousie Novel
Written by Alexander McCall Smith


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: September 22, 2009
Price: $23.95



ISABEL DALHOUSIE - Book 6

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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The Sirens Sang of Murder
The Sirens Sang of Murder
Written by Sarah Caudwell
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ISBN: 9780307570673
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The Sirens Sang of Murder

Written by Sarah Caudwell


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2009
Price: $7.99

Young barrsiter Michael Cantrip has skipped of to  the Channel Islands to take on a tax-law case  that's worth a fortune -- if Cantrip's tax-planning  cronies can locate the missing heir. But Cantrip  has waded in way over his head. Strange things are  happening on these mysterious, isolated isles.  Something is going bump in the night --... Read more >
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A Case of Spirits
A Case of Spirits
Written by Peter Lovesey
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ISBN: 9781569475973
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A Case of Spirits
A Sergeant Cribb Investigation
Written by Peter Lovesey


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

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. Read more >
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A Case of Spirits
A Sergeant Cribb Investigation
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 (Peter Diamond #10)

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
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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

In the fifth Sergeant Cribb... Read more >
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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

In the fifth Sergeant Cribb... Read more >
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Jane and the Stillroom Maid
Jane and the Stillroom Maid
Written by Stephanie Barron
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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
Bone Idle
Written by Suzette A. Hill
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781569475911
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Bone Idle

Written by Suzette A. Hill


Format: Hardcover, 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 >
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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 >
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The Comforts of a Muddy Saturday
The Comforts of a Muddy Saturday
Written by Alexander McCall Smith
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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
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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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