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Enter Pale Death

Written by Barbara Cleverly


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $26.95

One morning before dawn in the stables of her country estate, Lady Truelove meets a violent death in an encounter with a dangerous horse. Classified as “death by misadventure,” this appears a gruesome accident. But Scotland Yard Detective Joe Sandilands suspects foul play—a misgiving he is struggling to separate from his... Read more >
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The Fire Dance
The Fire Dance
Written by Helene Tursten, Translated by Laura A. Wideburg
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616950125
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The Fire Dance

Written by Helene Tursten
Translated by Laura A. Wideburg


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $15.95

Detective Inspector Irene Huss hasn’t seen Sophie Malmborg for over fifteen years, but she’s still haunted by the strange young ballerina’s role in the fire that killed her stepfather. Why had she refused to speak to Irene and the other case workers? Could an eleven-year-old—even one as disturbed and aloof as... Read more >
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The Hound of the Baskervilles, A Study in Scarlet, The Sign of Four
The Hound of the Baskervilles, A Study in Scarlet, The Sign of Four
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Introduction by Andrew Lycett
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375712678
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The Hound of the Baskervilles, A Study in Scarlet, The Sign of Four

Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Introduction by Andrew Lycett


Format: Hardcover, 424 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $25.95

Three of the enthralling novels that brought us the world’s greatest fictional detective are gathered here in one volume.

In 1887, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s mystery novel A Study in Scarlet unleashed for the first time the unflappable Sherlock Holmes and his partner, Dr. John Watson. Watson and Holmes would go on... Read more >
The Joanne Kilbourn Mysteries 6-Book Bundle Volume 3
The Joanne Kilbourn Mysteries 6-Book Bundle Volume 3
Written by Gail Bowen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780771030321
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The Joanne Kilbourn Mysteries 6-Book Bundle Volume 3
The Last Good Day; The Endless Knot; The Brutal Heart; The Nesting Dolls; Kaleidoscope; The Gifted
Written by Gail Bowen


Format: eBook, 1632 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $51.99

"A treat for long-time fans as well as a perfect introduction for newcomers to this classic series of dramatic mysteries featuring Joanne Kilbourn, from "the queen of Canadian crime fiction." (Winnipeg Free Press)

In The Last Good Day, Joanne meets the tough-yet-tender criminal lawyer and paraplegic playboy Zack Shreve, who will soon... Read more >
The Kill List
The Kill List
Written by Nichole Christoff
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781101883006
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The Kill List
A Jamie Sinclair Novel
Written by Nichole Christoff


Format: eBook, 270 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $2.99

In this taut debut thriller, Nichole Christoff introduces a savvy private investigator with nerves of steel—and a shattered heart.
 
As a top private eye turned security specialist, Jamie Sinclair has worked hard to put her broken marriage behind her. But when her lying, cheating ex-husband, army colonel Tim Thorp, calls... Read more >
Phantoms of Breslau
Phantoms of Breslau
Written by Marek Krajewski, Translated by Danusia Stok
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612193441
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Phantoms of Breslau
An Inspector Mock Investigation
Written by Marek Krajewski
Translated by Danusia Stok


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $15.95

Phantoms of Breslau is a cynical, moody thriller which solidifies Krajewski’s position as a distinctive voice in contemporary European fiction.”
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Breslau, 1919: The hideously battered, naked bodies of four sailors are discovered on an island in the River Oder. When Criminal Assistant Eberhard Mock, back from the war, arrives at... Read more >
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The Setup Man
The Setup Man
Written by T. T. Monday
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804169820
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The Setup Man

Written by T. T. Monday


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $15.00

Johnny Adcock is an aging Major League pitcher, who moonlights as a private investigator. Major League Baseball, as it turns out, is a prime source of employment for a discreet detective who has both the brains and the brawn to handle the unique problems of professional athletes. On the bus after...

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Sharp Objects (Mass Market)
Sharp Objects (Mass Market)
Written by Gillian Flynn
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781101902875
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Sharp Objects (Mass Market)
A Novel
Written by Gillian Flynn


Format: Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: November 25, 2014
Price: $9.99

FROM THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF GONE GIRL

Fresh from a brief stay at a psych hospital, reporter Camille Preaker faces a troubling assignment: she must return to her tiny hometown to cover the murders of two preteen girls. For years, Camille has hardly spoken to her neurotic, hypochondriac... Read more >
The Job
The Job
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345543127
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The Job
A Fox and O'Hare Novel
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $28.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

He’s a charming con man and she’s a dedicated FBI agent, and they’re about to drive each other crazy . . . again!

 
The FBI had one demand when they secretly teamed up Special Agent Kate O’Hare with charming con man Nicolas Fox—bring down the world’s... Read more >
The Job
The Job
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg
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ISBN: 9780345543141
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The Job
A Fox and O'Hare Novel
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $13.99

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He’s a charming con man and she’s a dedicated FBI agent, and they’re about to drive each other crazy . . . again!

 
The FBI had one demand when they secretly teamed up Special Agent Kate O’Hare with charming con man Nicolas Fox—bring down the world’s... Read more >
The Job
The Job
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385363204
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The Job
A Fox and O'Hare Novel
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $28.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

He’s a charming con man and she’s a dedicated FBI agent, and they’re about to drive each other crazy . . . again!

 
The FBI had one demand when they secretly teamed up Special Agent Kate O’Hare with charming con man Nicolas Fox—bring down the world’s... Read more >
The Job
The Job
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg, Read by Scott Brick
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780385367004
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The Job
A Fox and O'Hare Novel
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg
Read by Scott Brick


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $35.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

He’s a charming con man and she’s a dedicated FBI agent, and they’re about to drive each other crazy . . . again!

 
The FBI had one demand when they secretly teamed up Special Agent Kate O’Hare with charming con man Nicolas Fox—bring down the world’s... Read more >
The Job
The Job
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg, Read by Scott Brick
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780385367011
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The Job
A Fox and O'Hare Novel
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg
Read by Scott Brick


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $20.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

He’s a charming con man and she’s a dedicated FBI agent, and they’re about to drive each other crazy . . . again!

 
The FBI had one demand when they secretly teamed up Special Agent Kate O’Hare with charming con man Nicolas Fox—bring down the world’s... Read more >
Mrs. Kaplan and the Matzoh Ball of Death
Mrs. Kaplan and the Matzoh Ball of Death
Written by Mark Reutlinger
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553393392
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Mrs. Kaplan and the Matzoh Ball of Death

Written by Mark Reutlinger


Format: eBook, 188 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $2.99

Move over, Miss Marple—Mark Reutlinger’s charming cozy debut introduces readers to the unforgettable amateur sleuth Rose Kaplan and her loyal sidekick, Ida.
 
Everyone knows that Rose Kaplan makes the best matzoh ball soup around—she’s a regular matzoh ball maven—so it’s no surprise at the Julius and Rebecca Cohen Home for... Read more >
Deadly Ruse
Deadly Ruse
Written by E. Michael Helms
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616140090
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Deadly Ruse
A Mac McClellan Mystery
Written by E. Michael Helms


Format: Trade Paperback, 239 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $15.95

Mac’s girlfriend, Kate Bell, thinks she’s seen a ghost. Wes Harrison, Kate’s former boyfriend, supposedly perished twelve years ago in a boating accident. But now she swears a man she spotted in a crowded theater lobby is Wes. Mac has his doubts--it was only a fleeting glimpse. But to calm her... Read more >
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Deadly Ruse
A Mac McClellan Mystery
Written by E. Michael Helms


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $11.99

Mac’s girlfriend, Kate Bell, thinks she’s seen a ghost. Wes Harrison, Kate’s former boyfriend, supposedly perished twelve years ago in a boating accident. But now she swears a man she spotted in a crowded theater lobby is Wes. Mac has his doubts--it was only a fleeting glimpse. But to calm her... Read more >
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Night Probe!
Night Probe!
Written by Clive Cussler
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553394924
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Night Probe!
A Dirk Pitt Adventure
Written by Clive Cussler


Format: Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $9.99

In the midst of an international crisis, Heidi Milligan, a beautiful, brilliant American naval commander, accidentally discovers an obscure reference to the long-buried North American Treaty, a precedent-shattering secret pact between the United States and Great Britain. The President believes that the treaty offers the single shot at salvation for an... Read more >
The Puppeteer
The Puppeteer
Written by Timothy Williams
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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
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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
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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
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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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