By Kathy Hogan Trocheck
Refusing to think that her cousin's mysterious demise have been an coincidence, expert housecleaner Callahan Garrity starts off a deepest research of Atlanta's internal urban and the shady offers of her cousin's husband. Reprint. PW.
By Jordan Dane
Haunted and obsessed . . .
She sleeps with a Colt Python in her nightstand and her senses on alert—Jessica Beckett is not taking any possibilities. Hiding a chilling mystery, dwelling in a global of snitches and felons, strong police officers and undesirable desires, Jessica is a bounty hunter who brings lowlifes to justice. yet now not even she will be able to think what she'll face while she tracks an internet predator who has kidnapped a naïve teenage girl.
Making provides that cannot be kept
Former NFL quarterback Payton Archer swore to his sister that he'd locate her in basic terms baby. however the police don't have any leads, and the teen's path has grew to become chilly. affected by own demons, Payton's by no means thought of himself a hero, yet this time he has to be.
And struggling with a faceless enemy
Joining forces to avoid wasting the seventeen-year-old woman, Payton and Jessica observe that she's not anything yet a pawn in an insidious, terrifying worldwide conspiracy. they're scuffling with a brand new type of legal . . . and shortly their race for solutions becomes a deadly fight for survival.
By Elizabeth Peters
It used to be the beginning of a grand experience in a land of antiquity, an extraordinary chance to go to biblical locations wealthy in culture. yet in a Jerusalem lodge room an international clear of every thing she is aware, Dinah van der Lyn hears indignant voices during the wall, via a crash and a quick cry in English . . . for support! The brutal shattering of an evening’s stillness turns into a prelude to terror. abruptly, Dinah has been unwittingly pulled into anything unholy transpiring in a sacred urban, and he or she needs to locate solutions hidden within the shadows. and he or she needs to belief an enigmatic stranger as she races via historical, twisting streets teeming with secrets and techniques and peril: a guy who might be best her to security . . . or to her doom.
By Lawrence Block
It isn't that used book shop proprietor and part-time burglar Bernie Rhodenbarr believes the fewer criminal of his professions is especially moral. (It is, notwithstanding, a hurry, and he's excellent at it.) He simply thinks it is unfair to stand a jail time period for his valid actions. After appraising the price of a wealthy man's library -- very easily leaving his fingerprints all around the technique -- Bernie reveals he is the law enforcement officials' leading suspect while his customer is murdered. a person has framed Bernie Rhodenbarr higher than they do it on the Whitney. And if he desires to get out of this nook he is been masterfully painted into, he will need to unravel a slightly crafty -- if multiply murderous -- rip-off.
By Deb Baker
For Gretchen Birch, her mom Caroline, and her aunt Nina, doll accumulating is a kin affair. they might disagree on different issues, but if it involves dolls, they percentage a keenness for the main beautiful (and dear) creations in historical past. yet they've got by no means imagined that doll gathering may motivate foul play.
By Margaret Miles
A iciness of discontent...
January 1766. a perilous mishap brings younger widow Charlotte Willett unexpectedly to bleak and marshy Boar Island, a couple of miles from the village of Bracebridge and residential to 2 eccentric aged girls. a few say that boastful, unpopular Alexander Godwin — the one villager to frequently name upon the island's citizens — hopes to inherit the cavernous condo while its proprietor eventually passes on.
But whilst Alexander is brutally murdered after the town's annual wintry weather fête, Charlotte and her neighbor Richard Longfellow can not help yet ask yourself who between Alexander's detractors could be in charge. Is his loss of life hooked up to his actions on Boar Island — or to the unearthly trickery rumored to happen there? may perhaps the competition over a gorgeous younger lady have sparked a extra harmful ardour? and may the solutions show themselves earlier than demise moves Boar Island back?
By Jennie Bentley
Home protection and layout advice incorporated!
Ex-New York fashion designer Avery Baker left the bustle of the massive urban to begin her own residence preservation company in Maine. yet as she renovates an previous carriage apartment on behalf of a soon-to-be wed pal, she stumbles throughout a dull body-a individual identified all too good by way of the blushing bride. The small city is abuzz with vast suspicions, and Avery realizes she needs to get to the bottom of a matrimonial homicide.
By Tamar Myers
“A very humorous series.”
—Green Bay Press-Gazette
After 16 delightfully madcap books, Tamar Myers’s hilarious Den of Antiquity comfortable secret sequence involves a detailed with The Glass is often Greener. a true loss of life at a pretend wake will get Charleston, South Carolina antiques broker Abigail Timberlake Washburn into severe scorching water during this masterful comfortable farewell from the writer of The Witchdoctor’s Wife, The Headhunter’s Daughter, and the Magdelena Yoder mysteries. Collectables connoisseurs and Antiques Roadshow nuts won’t are looking to leave out a unmarried minute of Abby’s novice sleuthing.
By Cleo Coyle
While one among her baristas unwittingly serves a toxic latte to a favourite determine at the style scene, Clare Cosi needs to discover a few jolting secrets and techniques to avoid wasting her store.
By Edie Claire
Leigh and Aunt Bess suspect the Reverend Humphrey is a con-artist. yet you cannot examine a suspect you cannot find-and in all places Leigh appears she turns up extra proof that the lacking parson fell sufferer to foul play...."Edie Claire writes with a method and sprint, growing characters with actual pains, aches, fears, and foibles...sheer delight."-Carolyn Hart"Leigh Koslow makes for an enticing heroine."-Jessica Speart"Bright, breezy, and witty."-Tamar Myers• third within the acclaimed Leigh Koslow secret sequence