Crime Mystery & Thriller

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Prolific author Stuart Woods has teamed up with co-author Parnell Hall to write this fast-moving romp of a book, a cross between an old hardboiled '50s black and white crime film and a fast moving

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Stephen Holgate has written a fascinating and well-constructed thriller set in Madagascar.

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“Closer to a Jeffery Deaver manhunt emotionally, than to Nordic noir, Manning’s debut crime novel is a keeper.”

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A teenaged boy's family is murdered before his eyes, and he ends up in the hospital in unstable condition with multiple stab wounds. In a state of shock, he remains unconscious.

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Young professor Jonah Baum teaches transcendental poetry and Gothic literature at a small Vermont college.

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“bleak, despairing, and an utterly compelling examination of freewill versus fate.”

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“a chilling story of a man who could’ve conceivably become a serial killer pitted against one who actually is.”

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To say that this novel is set in Lagos is to miss the point—the book is a memoir of Lagos. If Abel Dike is the protagonist, then Lagos is the eponymous antagonist.

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World War II is well covered in literature and history, but in The Great Darkness, first volume in the new Nighthawks series, Jim Kelly comes up with a fresh take—at least for historical f

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Fistful of Rain is a modern Western, complete with mountain ranges and vast prairies, where folks still ride horses and have cattle drives.

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“an exciting foray into an ancient crime, with a likeable, intelligent heroine . . .”

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“Amos Decker novels just keep getting better and better, and it’s partly due to the careful in-depth characterization Baldacci gives his main character.”

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“This is the novel that started it all.”

It’s the late 1940s. Mike Hammer has come to Killington, Rhode Island, to keep a promise to a friend.

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“a combination Philip Marlowe and Mike Hammer with a generous dash of Maxwell Smart.”

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Sigrid is in a tough place.

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“Freefall is a far, far above average thriller . . .”

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“No one can create a more eloquently written suspense novel than Peter May.”

“a compelling and memorable read.”

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“Yates crafts a tough look at what trauma can do to adults, and how personal connections between people and their timelines can cause as much malice as mirth.”

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"Highly recommended."

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“A wonderful setting and likeable characters, lots of action and subtle humor will have readers calling for more stories featuring David Wakeland.”

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A woman’s nude body is found in a Helsinki apartment with religious references scrawled on her back.

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“This is a book that will keep you up all night, unable to turn off the light, because the pages almost literally fly beneath your fingers.”

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“Unfortunately, . . . The Escape Artist promises much more than it delivers, . . .”

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Divorced mom Jackie Reed worries about her oldest son Wade. His actions have become questionable. But is it teenage angst, or is something really bothering the 17 year old?

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