Mystery & Thriller

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A provocative read.”

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Lady Georgie Rannoch has come a long way since the Royal Spyness series began.

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“The Whisperer is more than just a thriller, it is an exploration of a woman’s descent into madness, and it is more frightening than one can imagine.”

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Donna Andrews has done it again: served up another amusing and intelligent adventure in her Meg Langslow cozy mystery series—now up to volume 25.

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“Heart-wrenching does not begin to describe the reaction to The Girl in the Letter.”

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“A riveting novel as both a mystery and a dissection of relationships, well written with superb characterizations, Second Sight is an insightful, entertaining read.”

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“definitely a story that may give hope that actual cold cases, even those as old as 30 years past, will eventually be solved.”

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The perfect book for anyone who has ever experienced living on the same street as The Neighbor from Hell, Those People poses the question: How far would you go to get rid of a homeowner yo

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Theme Music is more than compelling; it is mesmerizing . . .”

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“as easy to read as one of Mr. Dickens’ actual novels and as entertaining. As the subtitle reveals, it’s a Dickens of a tale . . .”

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“Fashioning modern methods of investigation as well as other 21st century conventions into acceptable practices in the daily life of ancient Rome may sound like an insurmountable task, but

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“Smokescreen is a great yarn, well told, easy on the mind, shaped to last the time of a trans-Atlantic flight and to make the journey pass more quickly.”

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“a gripping corporate thriller with characters you'll love to hate.”

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“The Burning Chambers is a masterful novel . . .”

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The title The New Girl is deep cover for action and deceit hidden in plain sight on the pages of the latest Gabriel Allon novel.

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“Retelling wartime history as spy fiction is Downing’s deeply grounded path; pointing out the power of love and family within it, however, is his aria.”

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“Taking Early Riser into the summer reading stack will be surprisingly refreshing even though it arrives with both love and a shiver of foreboding.”

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Good Girl, Bad Girl is an impeccable thriller with a plot that encompasses murder, incest, drugs, abuse, torture, sex—you name it, this book has it.”

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“The trouble with being a sort of Wonder Woman is, once people know you exist, they either want to force you to do their jobs or kill you. Or both.”

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When you’re a dedicated novel reader, it’s hard to switch to short stories. That format is just too . . .

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“Matthews is an excellent storyteller, and the plot moves at a brisk pace that keeps us interested throughout.”

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“Insightful and entertaining, Baldacci has captured the time and events perfectly with authenticity, beauty and flawless prose. . . .

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“maintains a rocketing narrative that seamlessly integrates multiple plot lines, the latest military hardware and tactics, and a variety of characters into a frighteningly plausible scenari

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“Bad Weekend is crime comics at their finest, so why not waste a boozy weekend with this graphic novel.”

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“The first must-read of the summer has arrived.”

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