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The Puppeteer
The Puppeteer
Written by Timothy Williams
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616954628
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The Puppeteer

Written by Timothy Williams


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $14.95

Northern Italy, 1982: Inspector Piero Trotti is enjoying his breakfast at a café when gunmen drive up and shoot the man sitting at the next table. Was Trotti their intended target? He isn’t sure. The case falls under the jurisdiction of the local Carabinieri, but Trotti decides to make his own... Read more >
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The Puppeteer

Written by Timothy Williams


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $14.95

Northern Italy, 1982: Inspector Piero Trotti is enjoying his breakfast at a café when gunmen drive up and shoot the man sitting at the next table. Was Trotti their intended target? He isn’t sure. The case falls under the jurisdiction of the local Carabinieri, but Trotti decides to make his own... Read more >
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Anne Perry's Christmas Crimes
Anne Perry's Christmas Crimes
Written by Anne Perry
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553393590
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Anne Perry's Christmas Crimes
Two Victorian Holiday Mysteries: A Christmas Homecoming and A Christmas Garland
Written by Anne Perry


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $15.00

’Tis the season for a pair of Christmas novels that add a dash of murder to the Yuletide spirit.
 
“Perry’s Victorian-era holiday mysteries [are] an annual treat.”The Wall Street Journal
 
A CHRISTMAS HOMECOMING
 
“Could have been devised by Agatha Christie . . . [Anne Perry is] a modern... Read more >
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Anne Perry's Christmas Crimes
Anne Perry's Christmas Crimes
Written by Anne Perry
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553393606
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Anne Perry's Christmas Crimes
Two Victorian Holiday Mysteries: A Christmas Homecoming and A Christmas Garland
Written by Anne Perry


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $9.99

’Tis the season for a pair of Christmas novels that add a dash of murder to the Yuletide spirit.
 
“Perry’s Victorian-era holiday mysteries [are] an annual treat.”The Wall Street Journal
 
A CHRISTMAS HOMECOMING
 
“Could have been devised by Agatha Christie . . . [Anne Perry is] a modern... Read more >
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The Baskerville Affair Complete Series 3-Book Bundle
The Baskerville Affair Complete Series 3-Book Bundle
Written by Emma Jane Holloway
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804180832
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The Baskerville Affair Complete Series 3-Book Bundle
A Study in Silks, A Study in Darkness, A Study in Ashes (plus three short stories)
Written by Emma Jane Holloway


Format: eBook, 1776 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $18.99

Evelina Cooper, the niece of the great Sherlock Holmes, is the unforgettable heroine of the Baskerville Affair series, a rollicking trilogy blending paranormal fantasy, romance, and mystery. Reimagining Victorian London as the battleground between magic and machine, Emma Jane Holloway captures the city in stunning detail, from 221B Baker Street to... Read more >
The Baskerville Tales (Short Stories)
The Baskerville Tales (Short Stories)
Written by Emma Jane Holloway
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ISBN: 9780804180849
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The Baskerville Tales (Short Stories)
The Adventure of the Wollaston Ritual, The Strange and Alarming Courtship of Miss Imogen Roth, The Steamspinner Mutiny
Written by Emma Jane Holloway


Format: eBook, 154 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $0.99

These three short stories return us to the world of Emma Jane Holloway’s delightful novels featuring Evelina Cooper, the niece of the great Sherlock Holmes. Together they expand the bounds of Holloway’s irresistible vision of Victorian London, which has enchanted readers with a seamless mix of paranormal fantasy, romance, and mystery... Read more >
The Bat
The Bat
Written by Jo Nesbo, Read by John Lee
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780553545302
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The Bat
The First Inspector Harry Hole Novel
Written by Jo Nesbo
Read by John Lee


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $19.99

The electrifying first appearance of Jo Nesbø’s detective, Harry Hole.
 
Inspector Harry Hole of the Oslo Crime Squad is dispatched to Sydney to observe a murder case.  Harry is free to offer assistance, but he has firm instructions to stay out of trouble. The victim is a twenty-three year old Norwegian woman... Read more >
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Black Karma
Black Karma
Written by Thatcher Robinson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616140038
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Black Karma
A White Ginger Novel
Written by Thatcher Robinson


Format: Trade Paperback, 247 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $15.95

Bai Jiang—San Francisco’s best-known souxun (“people finder”)—is hired to track down the mysterious Daniel Chen. Police inspector Kelly suspects Chen of being involved in a botched drug heist that resulted in the death of an officer. Bai has her own suspicions.  She thinks the police just want to see Chen dead... Read more >
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Black Karma
A White Ginger Novel
Written by Thatcher Robinson


Format: eBook, 247 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $11.99

Bai Jiang—San Francisco’s best-known souxun (“people finder”)—is hired to track down the mysterious Daniel Chen. Police inspector Kelly suspects Chen of being involved in a botched drug heist that resulted in the death of an officer. Bai has her own suspicions.  She thinks the police just want to see Chen dead... Read more >
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The Chase
The Chase
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780345543097
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The Chase
A Novel
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg


Format: Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $8.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg, bestselling authors of The Heist, return in this action-packed, exciting adventure featuring master con artist Nicolas Fox and die-hard FBI agent Kate O’Hare. And this time around, things go from hot to nuclear when government secrets are on the line.

 
Internationally renowned... Read more >
For the Dead
For the Dead
Written by Timothy Hallinan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616951146
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For the Dead

Written by Timothy Hallinan


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $26.95

After seven years in Bangkok, American travel writer Poke Rafferty finally feels settled: his family is about to grow larger, and his adopted Thai daughter, Miaow, seems to have found her place at junior high school at last. All that is endangered when Miaow helps her boyfriend buy a stolen iPhone... Read more >
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For the Dead

Written by Timothy Hallinan


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $25.00

In Bangkok, Thailand, an American travel journalist and his Thai family find themselves inadvertently entangled in a web of dirty cops and far-reaching corruption when their daughter’s ill-gotten cell phone displays photographs of some very crooked cops, all of them thoroughly dead.

Poke Rafferty is happier than he's ever been. He's financially... Read more >
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Jack Carter and the Mafia Pigeon (The Jack Carter Trilogy #3)
Jack Carter and the Mafia Pigeon (The Jack Carter Trilogy #3)
Written by Ted Lewis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616955076
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Jack Carter and the Mafia Pigeon (The Jack Carter Trilogy #3)

Written by Ted Lewis


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $14.95

With an Afterword by Nick Triplow

Published in North America for the first time—the final novel featuring Jack Carter (Get Carter, Jack Carter’s Law) has London’s slickest operator journeying to a Spanish villa to protect a wise-cracking Italian-American mobster.

Jack Carter is not thrilled when his frustratingly unprofessional employers—London mob kingpins Gerald and... Read more >
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Jack Carter and the Mafia Pigeon (The Jack Carter Trilogy #3)

Written by Ted Lewis


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $14.95

With an Afterword by Nick Triplow

Published in North America for the first time—the final novel featuring Jack Carter (Get Carter, Jack Carter’s Law) has London’s slickest operator journeying to a Spanish villa to protect a wise-cracking Italian-American mobster.

Jack Carter is not thrilled when his frustratingly unprofessional employers—London mob kingpins Gerald and... Read more >
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Let Sleeping Dogs Lie
Let Sleeping Dogs Lie
Written by Rita Mae Brown
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780553392623
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Let Sleeping Dogs Lie
A Novel
Written by Rita Mae Brown


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $26.00

The chase is on in New York Times bestselling author Rita Mae Brown’s gripping new foxhunting mystery, featuring the irrepressible “Sister” Jane Arnold and the wily antics of her four-legged friends. In Let Sleeping Dogs Lie, a century-old crime reawakens bad will—and stirs up a scandal that chills Sister to the... Read more >
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Let Sleeping Dogs Lie
Let Sleeping Dogs Lie
Written by Rita Mae Brown
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553392630
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Let Sleeping Dogs Lie
A Novel
Written by Rita Mae Brown


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $12.99

The chase is on in New York Times bestselling author Rita Mae Brown’s gripping new foxhunting mystery, featuring the irrepressible “Sister” Jane Arnold and the wily antics of her four-legged friends. In Let Sleeping Dogs Lie, a century-old crime reawakens bad will—and stirs up a scandal that chills Sister to the... Read more >
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London Fields
London Fields
Written by Martin Amis, Introduction by John Sutherland
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375712524
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London Fields

Written by Martin Amis
Introduction by John Sutherland


Format: Hardcover, 552 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $24.00

Martin Amis’s acclaimed novel—now in a twenty-fifth-anniversary hardcover edition—is a blackly comic murder mystery about a murder that has not yet happened.

First published in 1989, LONDON FIELDS is set ten years into a dark future, against a backdrop of environmental and social decay and the looming threat of global cataclysm... Read more >
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A New York Christmas
A New York Christmas
Written by Anne Perry
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345548467
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A New York Christmas
A Novel
Written by Anne Perry


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $18.00

Anne Perry’s new Christmas novel is an irresistible tale of love, betrayal, greed, murder, and selfless devotion. For the first time, Perry’s annual yuletide offering is set in New York City—a sparkling young metropolis bursting with life, promise, and subtle menace.
 
The year is 1904. Twenty-three-year-old Jemima Pitt, the daughter of... Read more >
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A New York Christmas
A New York Christmas
Written by Anne Perry
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345548474
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A New York Christmas
A Novel
Written by Anne Perry


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $9.99

Anne Perry’s new Christmas novel is an irresistible tale of love, betrayal, greed, murder, and selfless devotion. For the first time, Perry’s annual yuletide offering is set in New York City—a sparkling young metropolis bursting with life, promise, and subtle menace.
 
The year is 1904. Twenty-three-year-old Jemima Pitt, the daughter of... Read more >
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Not a Drill (Short Story)
Not a Drill (Short Story)
Written by Lee Child, Read by Dick Hill
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553551365
Our Price: $1.99

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Not a Drill (Short Story)

Written by Lee Child
Read by Dick Hill


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $1.99

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

In this short story from Lee Child, Jack Reacher is again on the move. But even a pleasant hike on a beautiful summer day turns into a walk on the wild side . . . and perhaps something far more sinister.

Jack Reacher is on the road, hitching... Read more >
The Red Book of Primrose House
The Red Book of Primrose House
Written by Marty Wingate
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804177719
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The Red Book of Primrose House
A Potting Shed Mystery
Written by Marty Wingate


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $2.99

In Marty Wingate’s charming new Potting Shed Mystery, Texas transplant Pru Parke’s restoration of a historic landscape in England is uprooted by an ax murderer.
 
Pru Parke has her dream job: head gardener at an eighteenth-century manor house in Sussex. The landscape for Primrose House was laid out in 1806... Read more >
The Siege
The Siege
Written by Arturo Perez-Reverte, Translated by Frank Wynne
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400069682
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The Siege
A Novel
Written by Arturo Perez-Reverte
Translated by Frank Wynne


Format: Hardcover, 624 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $28.00

WINNER OF THE CRIME WRITERS’ ASSOCIATION’S INTERNATIONAL DAGGER

For fans of Alan Furst and Carlos Ruiz Zafón comes a haunting and layered thriller filled with history, adventure, suspense, and an unforgettable love story—by the internationally bestselling author Arturo Pérez-Reverte.

 
Cádiz, 1811: The Spanish port city has been surrounded by Napoleon’s army... Read more >
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The Siege
The Siege
Written by Arturo Perez-Reverte, Translated by Frank Wynne
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ISBN: 9780812994728
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The Siege
A Novel
Written by Arturo Perez-Reverte
Translated by Frank Wynne


Format: eBook, 624 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $13.99

WINNER OF THE CRIME WRITERS’ ASSOCIATION’S INTERNATIONAL DAGGER

For fans of Alan Furst and Carlos Ruiz Zafón comes a haunting and layered thriller filled with history, adventure, suspense, and an unforgettable love story—by the internationally bestselling author Arturo Pérez-Reverte.

 
Cádiz, 1811: The Spanish port city has been surrounded by Napoleon’s army... Read more >
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Murder at the Kennedy Center
Murder at the Kennedy Center
Written by Margaret Truman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804152792
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Murder at the Kennedy Center

Written by Margaret Truman


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2014
Price: $7.99

"An exciting romp."
THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS
During a gala benefit for a Democratic Party hopeful, a young woman dies, the victim of quick and brutal violence. The murder weapon belongs to the candidate, Kenneth Ewald, and his son is the chief suspect. Out of the classroom comes professor Mac Smith to tackle... Read more >
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Murder in the CIA
Murder in the CIA
Written by Margaret Truman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804152808
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Murder in the CIA

Written by Margaret Truman


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2014
Price: $7.99

Barrie Mayer, a beautiful Washington literary agent, finds her trip to Budapest cut short -- when her body turns up dead. But her best friend, Colette Cahill, a CIA agent, knows that Barrie was carrying something else in her briefcase, and she suspects the worst. When the Agency instructs her to... Read more >
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