Crime & Mystery Catalogue: January 2018

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Until next time, good reading!

January 2018 includes new books by: Richard Beasley, Samuel Bjork, James Lee Burke, Kate Ellis, Anne Holt, Joe Ide, Peter May, Mark Pryor, Paige Shelton… and many others.

January 2018 Crime & Mystery

Eighteen Below (Fabian Risk series)
Ahnhem, Stefan
The police chase a speeding car through the streets of Helsingborg. When they reach the quay, the driver keeps going, straight into the cold, dark water. The body recovered from the wreck is Peter Brise, a wealthy tech entrepreneur. Fabian Risk and his team are confident this is a suicide. Young, rich, successful, Brise just didn’t know how to ask for help. But then the autopsy reveals something unexpected. Brise was already dead, when his car crashed. He’d been brutally murdered two months ago. His body was frozen in perfect condition, at eighteen degrees below zero… A sequel to Victim Without A Face and The Ninth Grave (PBK, $19.99 each).
Mystery/thriller | TP | $29.99

Another One Bites the Crust (Bakeshop mysteries 07)
Alexander, Ellie
It’s the role of a lifetime for Jules. The Shakespeare Festival has returned to Ashland, Oregon, for the season and Torte has been cast as the supplier of Elizabethan-era treats for the main event. But on the eve of opening night, a brawl between Jules’s friend Lance, the artistic director, and a strapping young thespian named Anthony almost brings down the house… and, the next morning, Anthony is dead. Jules knows that Lance loves his drama – and his just desserts – but she also knows that murder is way off script for him. Now, it’s up to Jules to cut through a bevy of backstage betrayals and catty co-stars, who all have their own secrets – before the curtain drops on someone else…
Mystery | PBK | $19.95

The Twentieth Day of January
Allbeury, Ted
What if the Soviet Union gained control over the US Presidency? SIS agent James Mackay fears that this may already be happening, when he realises the newly-elected president’s press secretary is a former communist radical with links to the KGB. When the witnesses who support his suspicions are systematically eliminated, MacKay must race against time to prove that the President-Elect is not his own man before Inauguration Day and avoid a national catastrophe. ‘When I say Ted Allbeury knows where the bodies are buried I mean it literally.’ – Len Deighton. A spookily prescient espionage thriller from one of the masters of the genre, first published in 1980.
Thriller | PBK | $19.99

The Polish Detective (DS Dania Gorska series)
Allen, Hania
Polish-born detective Dania Gorska, seconded to Dundee’s Specialist Crime Division, is called to investigate three murders in which the bodies of the victims are posed in different ways; the first is dressed and staged as a scarecrow, while the other two are displayed in an equally bizarre manner. She is unable to establish what links them, but clues point to their having been members of a druidic cult – something which her investigative journalist brother Marek is pursuing for his paper. Although Dania’s main focus is in solving the murders, she finds herself increasingly drawn to the case of two runaway teenage girls. But when she learns that they were members of the same druid group, she becomes convinced that their disappearance is linked to the murders. The first in a series, set in Dundee, Scotland’s fourth largest city.
Mystery | TP | $32.99

Safe from Harm (Sam Wylde series)
Bailey, R J
Sam Wylde is a Close Protection Officer to the rich and powerful. In a world dominated by men, being a woman has been an advantage. And she is the best in the business. She takes a job protecting the daughter of the Sharifs – Pakistani textile tycoons – but she realises that there is more to their organisation than meets the eye and, suddenly, she finds herself in danger. Now, she is trapped underground, with no light, no signal and no escape… The first in a series – recommended!
Mystery | PBK | $19.99

Are You Sleeping
Barber, Kathleen
Josie Buhrman has spent the last ten years trying to escape her family’s reputation, and with good reason: her father was murdered; her mother ran away to join a cult; and her twin sister Lanie, once Josie’s closest friend and confidant, betrayed her. Now, Josie has settled in New York with her boyfriend Caleb, and that’s where she intends to stay. The only problem is that she has lied to Caleb about every detail of her past – starting with her last name. Then investigative reporter Poppy Parnell sets off a media firestorm, with a hit podcast that reopens the case of her father’s murder and Josie’s carefully constructed world begins to unravel. She is forced to return to her hometown… where she must confront the lies from her past – as well as those on which she has staked her future.
Suspense | PBK | $19.99

Parting Shot (Promise Falls series)
Barclay, Linwood
If you made a mistake that took someone’s life, you’d remember it… wouldn’t you? After a tragedy rocks the community of Promise Falls, Cal Weaver is asked to investigate the threats being made to the accused’s family. He’s heard all about it on the news: the young man who drank too much, stole a Porsche and killed a girl, and who claimed afterwards not to remember a single thing. The whole town is outraged that he got off lightly, but for reasons Cal can’t explain he accepts the job. Then Cal finds himself caught up in a vicious revenge plot, chasing someone set on delivering retribution. In Cal’s experience, it’s only ever a matter of time before threats turn into action…
Mystery | PBK | $19.99

Cyanide Games
Beasley, Richard
When Melissa Cheung’s husband is arrested in China for corruption, her first call is to Peter Tanner. As a criminal defence barrister, Tanner often crosses paths with some of the most evil, but wealthy, members of the nation’s underbelly. Melissa’s phone call takes Tanner away from drug dealers and crooked property developers, into the highest end of corporate corruption – mining companies trying to cover up environmental disasters and families at the top of the rich list… who think they’re above the law. As he pursues those who had Cheung incarcerated, Tanner unearths cover up after cover up, putting his life and those of others in danger as he tries to bring the perpetrators to justice. A tough, gritty, legal thriller – from the author of Hell Has Harbour Views. Heaps of fun!
Thriller | PBK | $14.99

The Owl Always Hunts at Night (Holger Munch & Mia Kruger series)
Bjørk, Samuel
When a young woman is found dead, the police are quick to respond. But what they find at the murder site is unexpected. The body is posed, the scene meticulously set. And there is almost no forensic evidence to be found. Detective Mia Krüger is a woman on the edge – she has been signed off work pending psychological assessment. But her boss has less regard for the rules than he should. Desperate to get Mia back in the office, Holger Munch offers her an unofficial deal. But the usually brilliant Mia is struggling; and the team are unable to close the case. Until a young hacker uncovers something that forces the team to confront the scope of the murderer’s plans and face the possibility that he may already be on the hunt for a second victim. A sequel to I’m Travelling Alone (PBK, $22.99). Mia and co are great characters – this series is recommended!
Thriller | PBK | $19.99

Murder Borrowed, Murder Blue (Wedding Planner mysteries 03)
Blackmoore, Stephanie
Actress Dakota Craig is set to tie the knot with her famous musician boyfriend at Mallory’s Pennsylvania B&B on the most romantic day of the year. Best of all, the whole thing will air on the reality TV show I Do. But the maid of honour has dropped out of the wedding party – by dropping dead. A lot of people insist the show must go on, so Mallory’s investigation keeps getting side tracked, by everything from a meddling mother to a foot of snow to a side project, making arrangements for a high school Winter Ball. But if she doesn’t catch the noxious culprit, the bride might wind up with a funeral wreath instead of a bouquet…
Mystery | PBK | $19.95

The Pictures
Bolton, Guy
World-weary Jonathan Craine is a detective at the LAPD who has spent his entire career as a studio ‘fixer’, covering up crimes of the studio players to protect the billion-dollar industry that built Los Angeles. When one of the producers of The Wizard of Oz is found dead, under suspicious circumstances, Craine must make sure the incident passes without scandal; and that the deceased’s widow, the beautiful starlet Gale Goodwin, comes through the ordeal with her reputation unscathed. But when a series of unsavoury truths begin to surface, Craine finds himself at the centre of a conspiracy involving a Chicago crime syndicate, a prostitution racket and a set of stolen pictures that could hold the key to unravelling the mystery.
Historical mystery | PBK | $19.99

Zen and the Art of Murder (Black Forest Investigations)
Bottini, Oliver
Louise Boni, chief inspector with the Black Forest crime squad, is struggling with her demons. Divorced at forty-two, she is haunted by the shadows of the past. Dreading yet another a dreary winter weekend alone, she receives a call from the departmental chief which signals the strangest assignment of her career – to trail a Japanese monk wandering through the snowy wasteland to the east of Freiburg, dressed only in sandals and a cowl. Her investigations uncover a hideous ring of child traffickers, and the repercussions of their crimes will change the course of her own life. The first in a new series from the four-time winner of the German Krimi Preis for Crime Fiction.
Mystery | TP | $32.99

Dial M for Mousse (Emergency Dessert Squad mysteries 03)
Bradford, Laura
The Emergency Dessert Squad business is booming, with owner and baker Winnie Johnson working overtime to satisfy the emergency cravings of Silver Lake, Ohio. Her latest order, a plate of motivational desserts for an artists’ retreat, is just what she needs to keep her mind off her own relationship woes. But Winnie’s problems seem like trifles when she discovers the body of retreat owner Sally Dearfield, mere inches away from five oh-so-eccentric and viable suspects. Now, this baking detective must uncover the inspiration behind Sally’s murder before another creative genius is iced.
Mystery | PBK | $19.95

The Ghosts of Galway (Jack Taylor series)
Bruen, Ken
As well-versed in politics, pop culture, and crime fiction as he is ill-fated in life, Jack Taylor is recovering from a mistaken medical diagnosis and a failed suicide attempt. In need of money, and with former cop on his resume, Jack has been hired as a night-shift security guard. But his Ukrainian boss has Jack in mind for a bit of off-the-books work. He wants Jack to find what some claim to be the first true book of heresy, The Red Book, currently in the possession of a rogue priest who is hiding out in Galway after fleeing a position at the Vatican. Despite Jack’s distaste for priests of any stripe, the money is too good to turn down. Em, the many-faced woman who has had a vice on Jack’s heart and mind for the past two years, reappears and turns out to be entangled with the story of The Red Book, too, leading Jack down ever more mysterious and lethal pathways.
Mystery | TP | $29.99

Death Makes a Prophet
Bude, John
Small hostilities were growing; vague jealousies were gaining strength; and far off, wasn’t there a nebulous hint of approaching tragedy in the air? Welworth Garden City in the 1940s is a forward-thinking town, where free spirits find a home – vegetarians, socialists, and an array of exotic religious groups. Chief among these are the Children of Osiris, led by the eccentric High Prophet, Eustace K Mildmann. The cult is a seething hotbed of petty resentment, jealousy and dark secrets – which, eventually, leads to murder. It will be one of Inspector Meredith’s most bizarre and exacting cases.
British Library Crime Classics | TP | $27.95

You Know My Name (Dave Robicheaux series)
Burke, James Lee
Dave Robicheaux is a haunted man. Between his recurrent nightmares about Vietnam, his battle with alcoholism, and the sudden loss of his beloved wife, Molly, his thoughts drift from one irreconcilable memory to the next. Images of ghosts at Spanish Lake live on the edge of his vision. During a murder investigation, Dave Robicheaux discovers he may have committed the homicide he’s investigating, one that involved the death of the man who took the life of Dave’s beloved wife. As he works to clear his name and make sense of the murder, Robicheaux encounters a cast of characters and a resurgence of dark social forces that threaten to destroy all of those whom he loves.
Mystery | TP | $29.99

Neon Rain (Dave Robicheaux series)
Burke, James Lee
Introducing the New Orleans detective Dave Robicheaux, this novel begins with the murder of a prostitute, which no one wants him to investigate. Persistence results in his involvement with a drug-dealing Mafia, and he uncovers a web of corruption that some would kill to protect.
Mystery reissue | PBK | $19.99

Tell Me a Lie (Dan Forrester series)
Carver, C J
A family in England is massacred, the father left holding the shotgun. PC Lucy Davies is convinced he’s innocent. A sleeper agent in Moscow requests an urgent meeting with Dan Forrester, referencing their shared past. His amnesia means he has no idea who he can trust. An aging oligarch in Siberia gathers his henchmen, to discuss an English accountant. It’s Dan’s wife. Dan Forrester first appears in Spare Me the Truth (PBK, $19.99).
Thriller | PBK | $19.99

No Middle Name (Jack Reacher series)
Child, Lee
The complete Jack Reacher short stories, published together for the first time – now in paperback.
Thriller | PBK | $19.99

A Rustle of Silk (Dr Gabriel Taverner series)
Clare, Alys
1603. Former ship’s surgeon Gabriel Taverner is trying to re-establish himself as a physician in rural Devon. But it’s not easy to gain the locals’ trust, and several disturbing incidents convince him that, at least, one person does not welcome him. When he’s called out to examine a body, he starts to uncover some darker aspects of the silk trade. Introducing physician-sleuth Dr Gabriel Taverner, in the first of an intriguing series of mysteries, set in early 17th-century Devon.
Historical mystery | TP | $29.95

The Moonstone (Detective Club series)
Collins, Wilkie
At a party celebrating her eighteenth birthday, Rachel Verinder wears the stunning yellow diamond she unexpectedly inherited from her uncle, unaware that it was plundered from a sacred Indian shrine, fifty years earlier. When the jewel goes missing later that night, suspicions are raised; and accusations fly in all directions. Sifting through divergent accounts of what happened, the indomitable Sergeant Cuff must find the Moonstone and the truth about its mysterious disappearance.
Classic mystery | HC | $24.99

The Wanted
Crais, Robert
When single mother Devon Connor hires private investigator Elvis Cole, it’s because her troubled teenage son Tyson is flashing cash and she’s afraid he’s dealing drugs. But the truth is devastatingly different. With two other partners in crime, he’s been responsible for a string of high-end burglaries, a crime spree that takes a deadly turn when one of them is murdered and Tyson and his girlfriend disappear. They stole the wrong thing from the wrong man. Determined to get it back, he has hired a team that is smart and brutal, and to even the odds, Cole calls in his friends Joe Pike and Jon Stone. But even they may be overmatched. The hired killers are leaving a trail of bodies in their wake. A few more won’t make any difference.
Thriller | TP | $32.99

The Extremist (Leone Scamarcio series)
Dalbuono, Nadia
On a hot summer’s morning in Rome, three public places – a McDonald’s, a preschool, and a cafe – come under siege from a group of terrorists who appear to be Islamic extremists. When word comes through that the terrorists will only negotiate with Detective Leone Scamarcio, no one is more surprised than Scamarcio, himself. The young man with frightened eyes, who speaks to Scamarcio, seems anything but in control. He says that Scamarcio is the only person he can trust to care about the truth. Then he gives Scamarcio an unusual list of demands, including that everything must be done without police or intelligence involvement, and within twenty-four hours – or the hostages die. With his face on every TV screen, and with all of Italy on alert, Scamarcio must race against the clock and elude the grasp of the increasingly unhinged chief of intelligence, Colonel Scalisi, to meet the terrorists’ demands, and to uncover the truth behind the attacks. But, as Scamarcio follows the young man’s clues, he finds that every question seems to turn up five more, and, as usual for this son-of-a-Mafioso policeman, nothing is as it seems.
Thriller | TP | $32.99

The Gravedigger’s Bread
Dard, Frederic
Blaise should never have hung around in that charmless little provincial town. The job offer that attracted him the first place had failed to materialise. He should have got on the first train back to Paris, but Fate decided otherwise. A chance encounter with a beautiful blonde, in the town post office, and Blaise is hooked – he realises he’ll do anything to stay by her side; and, soon, finds himself working for her husband, a funeral director. But the tension in this strange love triangle begins to mount, and eventually results in a highly unorthodox burial…
Noir | PBK | $19.99

Biscuits and Slashed Browns (Country Store mysteries 04)
Day, Maddie
As Robbie arranges a breakfast-themed cook-off at Pans ’N Pancakes, visitors pour into Brown County for the annual maple extravaganza. Unfortunately, that includes Professor Connolly, a know-it-all academic from Boston who makes enemies everywhere he goes – and this time, bad manners prove deadly. Soon after clashing with several scientists at a maple tree panel, the professor is found dead outside a sugar shack, stabbed to death by a local restaurateur’s knife. When an innocent woman gets dragged into the investigation and a biologist mysteriously disappears, Robbie drops her winning maple biscuits to search for answers. But can she help police crack the case, before another victim is caught in a sticky situation with a killer?
Mystery | PBK | $19.95

Murder Has a Motive (Mordecai Tremaine series)
Duncan, Francis
When Mordecai Tremaine emerges from the train station in the village of Dalmering, murder is the last thing on his mind. But he has never been able to resist anything in the way of a mystery – and a mystery is precisely what awaits him in the small hamlet. Rehearsals for the local amateur dramatic production are in full swing, but as Mordecai discovers too soon, the real tragedy is unfolding offstage. The star of the show has been found dead, and the spotlight falls on Mordecai, whose reputation in the field of crime solving precedes him. With a murderer waiting in the wings, it’s up to Mordecai to derail the killer’s performance… before it’s curtains for another victim. Follows hard on the heels of the reissue of the first in the series: Murder for Christmas (TP, $29.95).
Classic mystery | TP | $29.95

CWA Anthology of Short Stories: Mystery Tour
Edwards, Martin (editor)
Crime spreads across the globe in this new collection of short stories from the Crime Writers’ Association, as a conspiracy of prominent crime authors take you on a world mystery tour. Showcasing the range, breadth and vitality of the contemporary crime-fiction genre, these 28 chilling and unputdownable stories will take you on a trip, you’ll never forget. Ann Cleeves on Tanzania, Vaseem Khan on Mumbai, Marnie Riches on Holland, and many more…
Mystery anthology | PBK | $19.99

The Long Arm of the Law
Edwards, Martin (editor)
The twelve stories collected here strike a blow for the law enforcement professionals, with teasing mysteries to challenge a hard-working police officer’s persistence and scrupulous attention to detail. This anthology features fascinating neglected gems of British crime writing, as well as revealing lesser-known stories by the great novelists of the golden age.
British Library Crime Classics | TP | $27.95

A Map of the Dark
Ellis, Kate
FBI Agent Elsa Myers finds missing people. Though her father lies dying in a hospital, north of New York City, Elsa cannot refuse a call for help. A teenage girl has gone missing from Forest Hills, Queens, and during the critical first hours of the case, a series of false leads hides the fact that she did not go willingly. With each passing hour – as the hunt for Ruby deepens into a search, for a man who may have been killing for years – the case starts to get underneath Elsa’s skin. In order to save the missing girl, she may have to lose herself… and return to the darkness she’s been hiding from, for years. The first in a new series.
Suspense | TP | $29.99

The Deep Dark Descending
Eskens, Allen
Homicide Detective Max Rupert never fully accepted his wife’s death, even when he believed that a reckless hit and run driver was the cause. But when he learns that, in fact, she was murdered, he devotes himself to hunting down her killers. Most of his life he had thought of himself as a decent man. On a frozen lake near the US-Canadian border, he wrestles with a decision that could change his life forever, as his hatred threatens to turn him into the kind of person he has spent a career bringing to justice.
Mystery/suspense | TP | $27.99

Hunt You Down (John Smith series)
Farnsworth, Christopher
When a reality TV star is gunned down at her own wedding, her mob boss father calls on the services of John Smith, a hitman who cleans up the messes of those rich enough to afford him. But he’s no ordinary gun for hire. Smith is a man of rare gifts, and he knows your every thought… Motivated by money and revenge, Smith comes across ‘Downvote’, an encrypted site on the dark net with a list of celebrity names and a bounty for anyone willing to kill them. But taking down a shadowy figure, who has weaponised the internet, proves more difficult than he thought. A sequel to Killfile (PBK, $19.99), perfect for fans of Mason Cross and Lee Child.
Thriller | PBK | $19.99

Arrowood
Finlay, Mick
London Society takes their problems to Sherlock Holmes. Everyone else goes to Arrowood. 1895: London’s scared: a killer haunts the city’s streets. The poor are hungry; crime bosses are taking control; the police force stretched to breaking point. While the rich turn to Sherlock Holmes, the celebrated private detective rarely visits the densely populated streets of South London, where the crimes are sleazier, and the people are poorer. In a dark corner of Southwark, victims turn to a man who despises Holmes, his wealthy clientele and his showy forensic approach to crime: Arrowood – self-taught psychologist, occasional drunkard, and private investigator. When a man mysteriously disappears and Arrowood’s best lead is viciously stabbed, before his eyes, he and his sidekick Barnett face their toughest quest yet: to capture the head of the most notorious gang in London. Recommended!
Historical mystery | PBK | $19.99

The Woman in the Window
Finn, A J
It’s been ten long months, since Anna Fox last left her home. Anna’s lifeline to the real world is her window, where she sits, day after day, watching her neighbours. When the Russells move in, Anna is instantly drawn to them. A picture-perfect family of three, they are an echo of the life that was once hers. But one evening, a frenzied scream rips across the silence, and Anna witnesses something no one was supposed to see. Now, she must do everything she can to uncover the truth about what really happened. But even if she does, will anyone believe her? And can she even trust herself?
Thriller | TP | $29.99

The Missing Ones (DI Lottie Parker series)
Gibney, Patricia
When a woman’s body is discovered in a cathedral and, hours later, a young man is found hanging from a tree outside his home, Detective Lottie Parker is called in to lead the investigation. Both bodies have the same distinctive tattoo clumsily inscribed on their legs. It’s clear the pair are connected, but how? The trail leads Lottie to St Angela’s, a former children’s home, with a dark connection to her own family history. As Lottie begins to link the current victims to unsolved murders decades old, two teenage boys go missing… The first in a series.
Thriller | TP | $24.99

The Blood Card (Stephens & Mephisto series)
Griffiths, Elly
Elizabeth II’s coronation is looming, but DI Edgar Stephens is busy investigating the death of a local fortune-teller. Meanwhile, his old pal, the magician Max Mephisto, is rehearsing for his television debut, a Coronation Day variety show. But upon hearing that their wartime commander, Colonel Cartwright, has been found dead in his flat, the two men join forces to find out what happened. While Max is stuck in rehearsals, Edgar finds himself heading to New York, hot on the trail of a mesmerist, he’s sure has valuable information for them – and his trusty sergeant, Emma, investigates some important leads at home. As the clock ticks down to Coronation Day, the team must scramble to keep Max’s small-screen debut from ending in a dangerously-explosive finale.
Mystery | PBK | $19.99

Hangman
Heath, Jack
A 14-year-old boy vanishes on his way home from school. His frantic mother receives a terrifying ransom call. It’s only hours before the deadline, and the police have no leads. Enter Timothy Blake, codename Hangman. Blake is a genius, known for solving impossible cases. He’s also a dangerous criminal – the FBI’s last resort. But this kidnapper is more cunning and ruthless than anyone he’s faced before. And Blake has been assigned a new partner, a woman linked to the past he’s so desperate to forget. Timothy Blake also has a price. Every time he saves a life, he takes one… The first adult novel from an established Australian young adult author.
Thriller | TP | $29.99

Murder with Fried Chicken and Waffles (Mahalia Watkins mysteries 01)
Herbert, A L
Welcome to Mahalia’s Sweet Tea – the finest soul food restaurant in Prince George’s County, Maryland. In between preparing her famous cornbread and mashed potatoes so creamy ‘they’ll make you want to slap your Momma’, owner Halia Watkins is about to dip her spoon into a grisly mystery… Halia Watkins has her hands full cooking, hosting, and keeping her boisterous young cousin, Wavonne, from getting too sassy with customers. Having fast-talking entrepreneur Marcus Rand turn up in her kitchen is annoying enough, when he’s alive… but finding his dead body – face down, on her ceramic tile, after hours – is much worse. Marcus had his enemies, and the cast-iron frying pan beside his corpse suggests that, at last, his shady business deals went too far. Halia is desperate to keep Sweet Tea’s name out of the sordid spotlight; but her efforts only make Wavonne a prime suspect. Now, Halia will have to serve up the real villain – before the killer returns for a second helping… The first in a series.
Mystery | PBK | $19.95

The Silent Girl (Sebastian Bergman series)
Hjorth, Michael & Rosenfeldt, Hans
An idyllic, white, two-storey, beautiful house in Sweden. Inside, a family has been brutally murdered – mother, father and two young children, all shot in broad daylight. And the killer has got away. Sebastian Bergman has been brought in to solve the crime, but with no credible suspects, he is at a dead end. Until he discovers that there was a witness to the crime. A young girl who saw it all happen, and she has fled, in fear for her life. Bergman has to track the young girl down before it’s too late. But the killer is chasing her too – and he is determined to finish what he started.
Thriller | PBK | $19.99

In Dust and Ashes (Hanne Wilhelmsen series)
Holt, Anne
In 2001, three-year-old Dina is killed in a tragic car accident. Not long thereafter, Dina’s mother dies under mysterious circumstances, and Dina’s father Jonas is convicted of her murder. Now, it’s 2016, and the cold case ends up on the desk of Detective Henrik Holme, who tries to convince his mentor Hanne Wilhelmsen that Jonas might have been wrongly convicted. Holme and Wilhelmsen discover that the case could be connected to the suicide of an eccentric blogger, as well as the kidnapping of the grandson of a EuroJackpot millionaire. The final instalment in the ten-part, Hanne Wilhelmsen series.
Mystery | TP | $29.99

Offline (Hanne Wilhelmsen series)
Holt, Anne
On an early April afternoon, a bomb goes off in the Islamic Cooperation Council’s offices in Oslo, killing twenty-three people. The Police and Security Service suspect an extremist organisation to be responsible for the attack, a suspicion that grows stronger when threats of yet another, bigger explosion during the planned celebration of the Norwegian constitution reach the authorities. As a special adviser on cold cases, Hanne Wilhelmsen has cut all her official ties to the Security Service and lives contentedly – or, at least, as contentedly as someone like her can manage – in solitude with her partner Nesir and their young daughter. A small computer monitor is Hanne’s only window to the outside, until the day of the attacks; when her closed-off world is broken open. Hanne is approached by her long-lost friend, Billy T, whose son Linus has undergone some disturbing changes, recently. As the mood of the city darkens, Hanne tries to help Billy T reach out to Linus; and realises that Oslo is up against forces far more terrible and menacing than ever before.
Mystery | PBK | $19.99

Close to Home (DI Adam Fawley series)
Hunter, Cara
Last night, eight-year-old Daisy Mason disappeared from a summer party at her home. No one at the party noticed her leave. Even her parents aren’t sure of the last time they saw her. DI Adam Fawley knows that, in nine cases out of ten, it’s someone close to the victim. When a pair of bloody tights is discovered, Fawley’s worst suspicions are concerned. Someone knows where Daisy is. And her time is running out.
Mystery/suspense | TP | $29.99

Righteous (IQ series)
Ide, Joe
IQ has been approached by his brother’s former girlfriend Sarita, whose younger sister, an erratic DJ and gambling addict, has gone missing in Las Vegas – with a frightening loan shark, Chinese Triad gangsters, and her own deadbeat boyfriend hot on her tail. Accompanied once more by his fast-talking, don’t-call-me-a-sidekick partner Dodson, IQ heads off for the casinos and massage parlours of Las Vegas. His quest takes an unexpected turn when he meets a criminal mastermind, who knows something about the murky circumstances that surrounded his brother’s death… The sequel to IQ (TP, $24.99). Highly recommended.
Mystery | TP | $29.99

Twelve Angry Librarians (Cat in the Stacks mysteries 08)
James, Miranda
Charlie Harris is stressed out. The Southern Academic Libraries Association is holding this year’s annual meeting at Athena College. Since Charlie is the interim library director, he must deliver the welcome speech to all the visiting librarians. And, as if that weren’t bad enough, the keynote address will be delivered by Charlie’s old nemesis from library school. It’s been 30 years since Charlie has seen Gavin Fong, and he’s still an insufferable know-it-all, capable of getting under everyone’s skin. In his keynote, Gavin puts forth a most unpopular opinion: that degreed librarians will be obsolete in the academic libraries of the future. So, when Gavin drops dead, no one seems too upset… but Charlie, who was seen having a heated argument with Gavin the day before, has jumped to the top of the suspect list. Now, Charlie and Diesel must check out every clue to refine their search for the real killer among them, before the next book Charlie reads comes from a prison library…
Mystery | PBK | $19.95

Whiteout (Dark Iceland series)
Jónasson, Ragnar
Two days before Christmas, a young woman is found dead beneath the cliffs of the deserted village of Kalfshamarvik. Did she jump, or did something more sinister take place beneath the lighthouse and the abandoned old house on the remote rocky outcrop? With winter closing in and the snow falling relentlessly, Ari Thor Arason discovers that the victim’s mother and young sister also lost their lives, in this same spot, 25 years earlier…
Mystery/suspense | PBK | $19.99

Class Reunions Are Murder (Poppy McAllister mysteries 01)
Klein, Libby
Newly widowed, and stuck in a middle-aged funk, Poppy has been running on cookies, infomercials, and one-sided chats with her cat, for months. There’s no way on earth she’s attending her twenty-five-year class reunion – especially after receiving a very bizarre letter from Barbie, the popular cheerleader who taunted her all through high school. At least, not until Poppy’s best friend practically drags her to the event… Using the dreaded homecoming as an excuse to visit her eccentric Aunt Ginny, Poppy vows to leave Cape May with pride and Spanx intact. Too bad, Barbie is still the queen of mean at the reunion. And, worse: that her dead body is lying right in front of Poppy’s old locker… Can Poppy crack the case, before she’s voted ‘Most Likely to Die’ by the murderer?
Mystery | PBK | $19.95

In the Shadow of Agatha Christie: Classic Crime Fiction by Forgotten Female Authors 1850–1917
Klinger, Leslie S (editor)
Before Agatha Christie became the world’s Queen of Crime, she stood on the talented shoulders of the female crime authors who came before her. This splendid new anthology by Leslie S Klinger brings these exceptional writers out of Christie’s shadow and back into the spotlight they deserve. Featuring: Mary Fortune, Harriet Prescott Spofford, Ellen Wood, Elizabeth Corbett, C L Pirkis, Geraldine Bonner, Ellen Glasgow, L T Meade, Baroness Orczy, Augusta Grosser, M E Graddon, Anna Katherine Green, Carolyn Wells, Susan Glashell.
Mystery anthology | HC | $36.95

If I Die Before I Wake
Koch, Emily
Everyone believes Alex is in a coma, unlikely to ever wake up. As his family debate withdrawing life support, and his friends talk about how his girlfriend Bea needs to move on, he can only listen. But Alex soon begins to suspect that the accident that put him here wasn’t really an accident. Even worse, the perpetrator is still out there; and Alex is not the only one in danger. As he goes over a series of clues from his past, Alex must use his remaining senses to solve the mystery of who tried to kill him, and try to protect those he loves, before they decide to let him go. How do you solve your own murder?
Mystery/suspense | TP | $32.99

Don’t Wake Up
Lawler, Liz
Alex Taylor wakes up tied to an operating table. The man who stands over her isn’t a doctor. The choice he forces her to make is utterly unspeakable. But when Alex reawakens, she’s unharmed – and no one believes her horrifying story. Ostracised by her colleagues, her family and her partner, she begins to wonder if she really is losing her mind. And then she meets the next victim.
Thriller | TP | $29.99

Death Message (Collins & Griffiths series)
London, Kate
October 1987: the morning after the great storm. London wakes to find its streets blocked by uprooted trees, its cars crumpled like tin cans. Tania Mills, fifteen years old, kisses her mother, walks out her front door and disappears… Twenty-seven years later, DS Collins, a new member of the Met’s Homicide Command, inherits Tania’s old case file. Post Mortem, the first novel featuring DS Collins is available in paperback ($19.99).
Suspense | PBK | $19.99

Savages: The Wedding (Saint-Etienne quartet)
Louatah, Sabri
A Saturday in May. Paris. It’s the eve of the French presidential elections – ‘The Election of the Century’ say the newspaper headlines – and Chaouch, the nation’s first Arab candidate, has victory in his sights. It has been a long campaign, and with his wife Esther and daughter Jasmine by his side, he spends the remaining hours with close advisors in a hotel in Nimes. Much of the dinner table chatter revolves around Jasmine’s boyfriend; Fouad Nerrouche, a well-known actor with the same Algerian origins as her father – who has just publicly endorsed Chaouch’s candidacy. The same day. Saint-Etienne. The Nerrouche family is frantically preparing for a grand wedding, and Fouad himself is there to help out. But younger cousin Krim – who has recently lost his job – is becoming increasingly agitated. It becomes clear that the cousin’s problems go far deeper than unemployment. Krim has been stealing from a local gang leader and after being discovered, found himself indebted to his powerful cousin, Nazir – Fouad’s brother. Nazir is a very shady figure, and is heavily involved in a dark underworld of crime. Together, their plans will cause Fouad’s two very different worlds to meet, in a way no one would have dared to imagine… The first book in a quartet. Winner of the Lagardère Fellowship for Writing and Lire Magazine Prize for Best French Debut Novel.
Suspense | TP | $29.99

The Body in the Ice (Romney Marsh mysteries)
MacKenzie, A J
Christmas Day, Kent, 1796. When an unidentifiable body is discovered in the ice-covered pond of the empty manor house, it soon becomes clear that foul play was involved; and the villagers of St Mary fear a murderer amongst them. Local law enforcement is distracted by the ongoing smuggling runs between Dover and Calais, and the victim’s servant status doesn’t warrant great attention; so, it falls to the Reverend Hardcastle – in his new appointment, as justice of the peace – to investigate. Employing the help of his trusted friend, Amelia Chaytor, Hardcastle begins the process – and soon discovers there’s more to the mystery than he first thought. A sequel to the first Romney Marsh mystery, A Body on the Doorstep (PBK, $19.99).
Historical mystery | PBK | $19.99

Plaid and Plagiarism (Highland Bookshop mysteries 01)
MacRae, Molly
First, Janet Marsh is told she’ll have to wait, before moving into her new home. Then she finds out the house has been vandalised. Again. The chief suspect? Una Graham, an advice columnist for the local paper – who’s trying to make a name for herself as an investigative reporter. When Janet and her business partners go looking for clues at the house, they find a body – it’s Una, in the garden shed, with a sickle in her neck. Who wanted Una dead? After discovering a cache of nasty letters, Janet and her friends are beginning to wonder who didn’t, including Janet’s ex-husband. The new owners of Yon Bonnie Books set out to solve Una’s murder, so they can get back to business. The first in a series.
Mystery | PBK | $22.95

I’ll Keep You Safe
May, Peter
Husband and wife Niamh and Ruairidh Macfarlane co-own Ranish Tweed: a Hebridean company that weaves its own special variety of Harris cloth, which has become a sought-after brand in the world of high fashion. But when Niamh learns of Ruairidh’s affair with Russian designer Irina Vetrov, then witnesses the pair killed by a car bomb in Paris, her life is left in ruins. Along with her husband’s remains, she returns home to the Isle of Lewis, bereft. The Paris police have ruled out terrorism, and ruled in murder – making Niamh the prime suspect, along with Irina’s missing husband, Georgy. And, so, French Detective Sylvie Braque is sent to the island to look into Niamh’s past, unaware of the dangers that await her. As Braque digs deeper into the couple’s history, Niamh herself replays her life with Ruairidh, searching her memory, for those whose grievances might have led to murder…
Thriller | TP | $32.99

Chinese Whispers (China thrillers)
May, Peter
Li Yan, the head of Beijing’s crime squad, is charged with providing a quick result on the case of the Beijing Ripper. The results of an autopsy on one of the victims sends shockwaves through the investigation, and then Li begins to receive personal letters from the killer…
Thriller reissue | PBK | $19.99

The Night Market
Moore, Jonathan
A man is found dead in one of the city’s luxury homes. Homicide detective Ross Carver has arrived at the scene when six FBI agents burst in and forcibly remove him from the premises. Two days later… Carver wakes in his bed, to find Mia – a neighbour, he’s hardly ever spoken to – reading aloud to him. He has no recollection of the crime scene, no memory of how he got home, and no idea that two days have passed. Carver knows nothing about this woman but as he struggles to piece together what happened to him, he soon realises he’s involved himself in a web of conspiracy that spans the nation. And Mia just might know more than she’s letting on…
Suspense | TP | $29.99

Games with the Dead (PC Donal Lynch series)
Nally, James
When a young woman is kidnapped, Donal is brought in to deliver the ransom money. But the tightly-planned drop off goes wrong, Julie Draper is discovered dead, and Donal finds his job on the line – a scapegoat for the officers in charge. But when Donal is delivered a cryptic message in the night, he learns that Julie was killed long before the botched rescue mission. As he digs further into the murder, in a bid to clear his own name, dark revelations make one thing certain: the police are chasing the wrong man, and the killer has far more blood on his hands than they could even imagine.
Mystery/suspense | PBK | $19.99

The Thirst (Harry Hole series)
Nesbø, Jo
The murder victim, a self-declared Tinder addict. The one solid clue – fragments of rust and paint in her wounds – leaves the investigating team baffled. Two days later, there’s a second murder: a woman of the same age, a Tinder user, an eerily similar scene. The chief of police knows there’s only one man for this case. But Harry Hole is no longer with the force. He promised the woman he loves, and he promised himself, that he’d never go back: not after his last case, which put the people closest to him in grave danger. But there’s something about these murders that catches his attention, something in the details that the investigators have missed. For Harry, it’s like hearing ‘the voice of a man he was trying not to remember’. Now, despite his promises, despite everything he risks, Harry throws himself back into the hunt for a figure who haunts him, the monster who got away.
Noir | PBK | $19.99

Murder at An Irish Wedding (Irish Village mysteries 02)
O’Connor, Carlene
Any wedding is a big deal in the small village of Kilbane – even more so when the bride is a famous fashion model. Siobhan O’Sullivan and her five siblings have a full plate, catering for the three-day affair. But when the best man is found murdered, in the woods… his replacement, Siobhan’s own beau, local garda Macdara Flannery, is suddenly the best suspect. As Siobhan gets closer to unveiling the truth, the murderer is planning a very chilly reception for her…
Mystery | PBK | $19.95

The Black Book
Patterson, James & Ellis, David
Being a cop runs in Billy Harney’s family. The son of Chicago’s Chief of Detectives whose twin sister, Patti, also followed in their father’s footsteps, Billy would give up everything for the job – including his life. After a brutal shooting, Billy is left for dead alongside his tempestuous former partner and an ambitious assistant district attorney. But somehow Billy survives – and is charged with double murder. Billy remembers nothing about the shooting. Retracing his steps to find proof of his innocence, he discovers the existence of a little black book that he suspects contains the truth that will either set him free, or confirm his worst fears…
Thriller | PBK | $19.99

The Big Book of Rogues and Villains (anthology)
Penzler, Otto (editor)
The best mysteries – whether detective, historical, police procedural, cosy, or comedy – have one thing in common: a memorable perpetrator. The 72 handpicked stories in this collection introduce us to the most depraved of psyches, from iconic antiheroes like Maurice Leblanc’s Arsene Lupin and Sax Rohmer’s Dr Fu Manchu to contemporary delinquents like Lawrence Block’s Ehrengraf and Donald Westlake’s Dortmunder, and include unforgettable tales by Robert Louis Stevenson, Bram Stoker, Washington Irving, Jack London, H G Wells, Sinclair Lewis, O Henry, Edgar Wallace, Leslie Charteris, Erle Stanley Gardner, Edward D Hoch, Max Allan Collins, Loren D Estleman, and many more.
Anthology | TP | $44.99

City of Endless Night (Agent Pendergast series)
Preston, Douglas
When Grace Ozmian, the beautiful and reckless daughter of a wealthy tech billionaire, first goes missing, the NYPD assumes she has simply sped off on another wild adventure. Until the young woman’s body is discovered in an abandoned warehouse in Queens, the head nowhere to be found. Lieutenant CDS Vincent D’Agosta quickly takes the lead. He knows his investigation will attract fierce scrutiny, so D’Agosta is delighted when FBI Special Agent A X L Pendergast shows up at the crime scene, assigned to the case. But neither Pendergast nor D’Agosta are prepared for what lies ahead. A diabolical presence is haunting the greater metropolitan area, and Grace Ozmian was only the first of many victims to be murdered… and decapitated. Worse still, there’s something unique to the city itself that has attracted the evil eye of the killer. As mass hysteria sets in, Pendergast and D’Agosta find themselves in the crosshairs of an opponent who has threatened the very lifeblood of the city. It’ll take all Pendergast’s skill to unmask this most dangerous foe – let alone survive to tell the tale.
Mystery | TP | $29.99

Dominic (Hollow Man series)
Pryor, Mark
Only two other people know that Dominic, a charming Englishman, prosecutor, and musician in Austin, Texas, is also a psychopath. They also know that, a year ago, he got away with murder. One of those people is his ‘special lady’, and the other is her brother, a teenager and fellow psychopath called Bobby. When a wily homicide detective starts digging up that past murder, little Bobby offers to take care of the problem – permanently. Dominic tries to dissuade him, but as he himself knows, psychopaths aren’t good with following instructions. Or impulse control. As Detective Megan Ledsome circles closer, Dominic knows his life depends on keeping his secrets hidden, from her and the rest of the world… A follow-up to Hollow Man (TP, $24.99).
Mystery/suspense | TP | $27.99

Curses, Boiled Again! (Lobster Shack mysteries 01)
Randall, Shari
Allie Larkin was living her dream as a ballet dancer, when a bad fall put her out of business. Now, she’s back home in Mystic Bay to heal a broken ankle, while also helping her dear Aunt Gully get her Lazy Mermaid Lobster Shack off the ground. Nothing would help Gully more than winning the local food festival’s Best Lobster Roll contest. The competition is sure to be killer – especially after one of the contest judges dies after eating a roll from one of Gully’s biggest rivals. Soon, all eyes fall on Gully as the prime suspect… The first in a series.
Mystery | PBK | $19.95

A Damned Serious Business
Seymour, Gerald
Nicknamed ‘Boot’ because of his obsession with the Duke of Wellington and the battle of Waterloo, Edwin Coker is a case officer at the Vauxhall headquarters of MI6. When a young hacker falls into his hands and reveals details of a secret meeting, Boot conceives a daring plan to strike back – not with a computer virus of his own, but with a bomb that will seriously damage the Russian operation, spreading fear and distrust. Now, Boot and his little team need a ‘deniable’ handler, to deliver the explosives across the border from Estonia into Russia and bring the hacker back out. They turn to Merc, an ex-soldier fighting in Iraq, a gun-for-hire who knows how to get out of a tight spot. They hope…
Thriller | TP | $29.99

Fallow
Shand, Daniel
Two brothers elude a press witch hunt by hiding out in the remote wilds of highland Scotland. One of them is a murderer. But it’s the other you have to watch out for…
Thriller | PBK | $17.99

Of Books and Bagpipes (Scottish Bookshop mysteries 02)
Shelton, Paige
Always up for a literary adventure, Delaney Nichols left Kansas to pursue her dream job at the Cracked Spine, a Scottish bookshop specialising in rare manuscripts and other valuable historical objects. So, when her boss asks her to retrieve a hard-to-find edition of an Oor Wullie comic, Delaney is only too eager to please. Even though her trip to Castle Doune, outside of Edinburgh, ends up being a lot more than she bargained for… While viewing the Highlands from the castle’s ramparts, Delaney spots a sandal-clad foot at the other end of the roof – one that belongs to the now-deceased man in charge of bringing her the Oor Wullie
Mystery | PBK | $19.95

What the Dead Leave Behind (Gilded Age mysteries)
Simpson, Rosemary
As the Great Blizzard of 1888 cripples New York City, heiress Prudence MacKenzie sits anxiously within her palatial Fifth Avenue home – waiting for her fiancé’s safe return. With daylight, more than two hundred people are found to have perished in the icy winds and treacherous snowdrifts. Among them is Prudence’s fiancé – his body frozen, his head crushed by a heavy branch, his fingers clutching a single playing card, the ace of spades… Prudence is convinced Charles’ death was no accident. The ace of spades was a code he shared with his school friend, Geoffrey Hunter, a former Pinkerton agent and attorney from the South… The first in a series.
Historical mystery | TP | $27.99

The Confession
Spain, Jo
Late one night, a man walks into the luxurious home of disgraced banker Harry McNamara and his wife Julie. The man launches an unspeakably brutal attack on Harry, as a horror-struck Julie watches, frozen by fear. Just an hour later, the attacker, JP Carney, has handed himself in to the police. He confesses to beating Harry to death, but JP claims that the assault was not premeditated and that he didn’t know the identity of his victim. With a man as notorious as Harry McNamara, the detectives cannot help wondering, was this really a random act of violence or is it linked to one of Harry’s many sins: corruption, greed, betrayal?
Thriller | TP | $29.99

The Sons (Made in Sweden series)
Svensson, Anton
After six years in prison, Sweden’s most notorious criminal Leo Duvnjac is free, acquitted of all but two of the ten bank robberies he and his two younger brothers pulled off. While behind bars, he befriended Sam Larsen, who was convicted of murdering his own father – and also happens to be the brother of the cop who caught Leo, Detective John Broncks. With Sam at his side, Leo seeks out his now law-abiding brothers… for one last job and a chance at redemption – or revenge. Now, two sets of brothers will play out the tragic and thrilling destinies of childhoods built on heartbreaking betrayal. The sequel to the first Made in Sweden novel, The Father.
Thriller | TP | $29.99

The Father (Made in Sweden series)
Svensson, Anton
Inspired by the extraordinary true story of three brothers, who committed ten audacious bank robberies in Sweden, over the course of just two years. None had committed a crime before. All were under 24 years old. When their incredible spree had come to an end, amid the glare of the international media, all of them would be changed forever as individuals and as a family. This intoxicating, heartbreaking thriller tells the story of how three boys are transformed, over the course of their lives, from innocent children to the most wanted criminals in Sweden. And of the man who made them that way: their father.
Thriller | PBK | $19.99

Her Every Fear
Swanson, Peter
Following a brutal attack by her ex-boyfriend, Kate Priddy makes an unusually-bold decision. Her cousin, Corbin Dell, suggests a temporary apartment swap – and she moves from London to Boston. But soon after her arrival, Kate makes a shocking discovery: Corbin’s next-door neighbour, a young woman named Audrey Marshall, has been murdered. When the police begin asking questions about Corbin’s relationship with Audrey, and his neighbours come forward with their own suspicions, a shaken Kate has few answers, and many questions of her own. Jetlagged and emotionally unstable, her imagination playing out her every fear, Kate can barely trust herself… so, how can she trust any of the strangers she’s just met? Recommended.
Thriller | PBK | $19.99

The Chalk Man
Tudor, C J
Looking back, it all started on the day of the fair and the terrible accident. When twelve-year-old Eddie first met the Chalk Man. It was the Chalk Man who gave Eddie the idea for the drawings: a way to leave secret messages between his groups of friends. And it was fun, to start with, until the figures led them to the body of a young girl. That was thirty years ago, and Ed thought the past was behind him. Then he receives a letter containing just two things: a piece of chalk, and a drawing of a stick figure. As history begins to repeat itself, Ed realises the game was never over… Everyone has secrets. Everyone is guilty of something. And children are not always so innocent.
Thriller | TP | $32.99

They Know Not What They Do
Valtonen, Jussi
When Professor Joe Chayefski’s neuroscience lab in Baltimore is attacked by animal rights activists, he doesn’t connect the dots, at first. But when he receives a phone call from Alina, his Finnish ex-wife, he begins to realise that the threats are connected to Samuel, the son he left behind in Finland two decades ago. Joe soon learns that his son’s life has gone badly astray, and that Samuel has devoted himself to militant activism. Samuel is now somewhere in the United States, but neither Alina nor the authorities know his exact location. Joe realises he must take action, to protect his wife and two daughters… by any means necessary.
Thriller | TP | $29.99

Anatomy of a Scandal
Vaughan, Sarah
A high-profile marriage begins to unravel, when the husband is accused of a terrible crime. Sophie is sure her husband, James, is innocent and desperately hopes to protect her precious family from the lies which might ruin them. Kate is the barrister who will prosecute the case – she is equally certain that James is guilty and determined he will pay for his crimes. A high-profile marriage thrust into the spotlight. A wife, determined to keep her family safe, must face a prosecutor who believes justice has been a long time coming. A scandal that will rock Westminster. And the women caught at the heart of it.
Thriller | TP | $29.99

Solid Citizens (Marcus Corvinus series)
Wishart, David
December, AD 39. While enjoying the Winter Festival holiday, Marcus Corvinus discovers that local politician Quintus Caesius has been discovered beaten to death at the rear entrance of the town brothel. Who would hate him enough to kill him? And what would a supposedly solid citizen be doing, visiting the local brothel?
Historical mystery | TP | $29.95