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No Game for a Dame

A .38, a nip of gin and sensational legs get Depression-era private investigator Maggie Sullivan out of most scrapes – until a stranger threatens to bust her nose, she’s hauled in on suspicion of his murder and she finds herself in the cross-hairs of a crime boss with...

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All Lies

"Don't miss this one. You'll find mystery, suspense, adventure, and even romance." -- Mystery Suspense Reviews A seemingly innocent date gone tragically wrong plunges Del Honeycutt into a web of murder, lies, greed, and a hidden fortune dating back to a crime...

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Have Yourself a Fudgy Little Christmas

Christmas on Mackinac Island brings a flurry of festive activity for fudge shop owner Allie McMurphy—but also a body in a snowbank . . .   SNOWED UNDER   All Allie wants for Christmas is for renovations to be finished on the Historic McMurphy Hotel and Fudge Shop so...

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The Gray and Guilty Sea

"Carter's writing is on target." --Publishers WeeklyA curmudgeon. An iconoclast. A loner. That's how people describe Garrison Gage, and that's when they're being charitable.After his wife's brutal murder in New York, and Gage himself is beaten nearly to death, the...

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Cupcakes and Conspiracies

Welcome to Hanmer Springs. Small town. Big secrets. With a divorce pending and her career hanging in the balance, Holly Waterston returns to her hometown of Hanmer Springs to lick her wounds. According to her accountant, she also needs to sell the cupcake bakery owned...

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The Dying Hour

The Dying Hour introduces Jason Wade, a rookie crime reporter with The Seattle Mirror, a loner who grew up in the shadow of a brewery in one of the city's blue-collar neighborhoods. At The Seattle Mirror, he is competing for the single full-time job being offered...

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The Middle Temple Murder

Frank Spargo, a young London journalist in search for a big story, stumbles upon a crime scene in Middle Temple Lane. A porter has found the body of an elderly man on the steps leading to one of the chambers in the Middle Temple. There is nothing at all on the man...

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Chocolate Cream Pie Murder

The heat’s turned up on a busy baker in a novel by the New York Times-bestselling author:  “Culinary cozies don’t get any tastier than this winning series.”—Library Journal   When The Cookie Jar becomes the setting of a star-studded TV special about movies filmed in...

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The Withdrawing Room

Death pays a visit to Sarah Kelling’s Boston boardinghouse in this cozy mystery from the bestselling author of the Peter Shandy series.  Though the inheritance from her dearly departed Alexander was meant to set Sarah Kelling up for life, it vanishes quickly in the...

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Death Retires

Death's not taking a holiday, he's retired.Or he was, until murder intrudes on his quiet retirement plans. Geoff's stalked by ghosts, and his former bosses have saddled him with the care of a possessed bobcat. With his beautiful neighbor Sylvie and his cat's help, can...

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The Sculthorpe Murder

Northamptonshire, 1810: As a new canal network snakes across the landscape, a vicious mob stakes its claim to the county. Every local constable is out on the hunt for the ruthless Panther Gang. When an elderly man is robbed and murdered in sleepy Middleton, the...

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The Garden Plot

USA TODAY BESTSELLER • In an entirely appealing mystery debut, Marty Wingate introduces readers to a curious Texas ex-pat whose English gardening expertise on occasion leads her to unearth murderous goings-on. Pru Parke always dreamed of living in England. And after...

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Palm Beach Taboo

OVER 1,200 5-STAR REVIEWS!There’s a dangerous cult in Palm Beach.All about philanthropy and altruism, they say. All about sex and money, Crawford and Ott say.Then there’s a brutal stabbing…make that sex and money and MURDER!Suspects? Well, there's a billionaire...

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The Girl in the Moss

A shallow grave exposes deadly secrets as bestselling author Loreth Anne White brings her thrilling series of romantic suspense to its shocking conclusion…Disgraced ex-cop Angie Pallorino is determined to make a new start for herself as a private investigator. But...

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Hold Back the Night

"5 out of 5 stars. One of the Best Novels of 2019!" - Wayne Stinnett 4:23 a.m. The phone rings. The officer on the other end says, “It’s a bad one, Darren. Can you come?” Darren McDaniel has worked dozens of homicides in his years as a detective. It’s a dark and...

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Crazy in Paradise

The Florida Keys has everything for your perfect vacation. Beaches, beverages, and betrayals. My first clue that something is rotten in paradise? Not the off-beat people of Tarpon Cove who attend my Aunt Elizabeth's funeral. It's the executor of her estate, a lawyer...

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The Case Is Closed

In this classic British mystery, a revised will, a troubled upper-class marriage, and a crazed witness shake up a seemingly solved murder case.  Marion Grey is growing used to the idea that her husband will never leave prison. After the horrors of a very public trial...

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Chasing Ghosts

A well-known Private investigator has to solve his partner’s murder but too many obstacles are on his way.Mike moves to Harrisville’s small town for a new beginning in his detective work when his best friend and partner Harry gets killed just a day after his move. In...

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One for the Money

"Suspicion is second nature to any woman who's raised three kids."After decades of marriage, motherhood, and grandmotherhood, Cat Caliban is looking for a new career. Detective work seems a logical choice. So, she sells her suburban house, buys an apartment building...

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The Perfect Widow

‘Unbelievably great!!!! I loved this book.’ NetGalley reviewer, 5 starsLouise Bridges has the perfect life.A loving husband, Patrick. Two adorable children. A comfortable home.So when PC Becca Holt arrives to break the news that Patrick has been killed in an accident,...

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Berried Secrets

The small town of Cranberry Cove has a deadly harvest in the first mystery in this delightful series from the author of the Gourmet De-Lite Mysteries.When Monica Albertson comes to Cranberry Cove—a charming town on the eastern shore of Lake Michigan—to help her...

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Murder at the Marina

What would you do if your hubby gave you the worst anniversary gift ever?Mollie McGhie is hoping for diamonds for her tenth wedding anniversary. Instead, her clueless hubby presents her with a rundown boat. She's not impressed.When she discovers someone murdered on...

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Surgical Risk

When his former girlfriend, obstetrician Sharon Lee is found strangled in a hospital call room, surgeon Richard Kurtz cannot resist getting involved...and along with police detective Lew Barent, he soon finds himself embroiled in a twisted tale of murder, betrayal and...

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Emma Frost Mystery Series (Book 4-5)

Two Spine chilling tales from the Amazon ALL-star Bestselling author Willow RoseCROSS YOU HEART AND HOPE TO DIE:We all know that high school reunions can be a daunting and sometimes horrifying experience. Well, for Emma Frost that is exactly what it becomes when she...

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Death Saint

DEATH SAINT was selected as a Finalist for Best Mystery in the 2016 New Mexico/Arizona Book Awards. New clues in an old, unsolved murder case lead Deputy Sheriff Manny Rivera from Moab, Utah, to a small, remote village in the mountains of northern New Mexico. With...

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Sweet Hearts

USA Today bestselling author Connie Shelton’s most delightful cozy mystery series yet—with a little romance, a little magic and a whole lot of chocolate! With nearly 2 million books sold and downloaded in more than 110 countries, see what the fuss is all about!Will...

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Once Upon a Lie

Little did, businessman and entrepreneur, Michael Rossi know that the telephone call he answered on that fateful Friday would be the catalyst for his death, and the subsequent recovery of his body from the waters of Sydney Harbour the following morning.Recalled from...

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The Mousse Wonderful Time of Year

Tearoom sleuth Gemma Rose is looking forward to a holiday filled with delicious Yuletide treats, time with friends and family, and maybe even a "white Christmas" in Oxford... But when she's snowed in at a country manor, she finds herself stumbling on an intriguing...

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Nobody’s Child

A bloodstained note left for PI Georgia Davis reveals the shocking existence of a half-sister she never knew about. Her sister, Savannah, is pregnant and begging for Georgia’s help. Determined to track her down, Georgia finds herself heading deep into the secretive...

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Strawberries and Strangers

Small Town Rattled By Body On The BeachDumped by her cheating husband, 44 year old Jenny King is trying to build a new life in the small seaside town of Pelican Cove. Locals are lining up at the Boardwalk Cafe for her tasty cakes and muffins. But when her aunt, a...

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The Watched

From the USA TODAY bestselling author. "If you like Patricia Cornwell or Kathy Reichs, you'll love this." LOVEREADING. Quantico-trained forensic investigator Reilly Steel is back in the country of her birth. Unsure about both her future and her position within the...

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Cold Case

Hired to find a missing novelist, Boston private investigator Carlotta Carlyle gets tangled up in a cutthroat political campaign Six-foot-tall, redheaded ex-cop and Boston-based private eye Carlotta Carlyle is “the genuine article: a straightforward, funny, thoroughly...

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Our Daughter’s Bones

When Mackenzie opened the door to the kitchen, she froze. Her father lay on his stomach, blood pooling around his head. She lurched forward to touch him, but her mother held her back. Mackenzie felt like bursting. Her twelve-year-old heart couldn’t handle the grief....

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Miss Seeton Sings

It’s ‘set an artist to catch an artist’ . . .When a flood of perfectly faked banknotes hits the market, retired art teacher Miss Emily Seeton, the Yard’s famed ‘MissEss’, is chosen to investigate a respected Geneva bank. Somehow, the forger is also mixed up in the...

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