By Susan Conant
Puppy fans and secret fanatics anticipate this new novel from the award-winning writer of Bride and Groom.
Praised for its eccentric and quirky characters Susan Conant's hilarious sequence now reveals devoted puppy coach Holly wintry weather following the tracks of a strange breed of domestic dog to an excellent stranger breed of human- while she's enlisted to rein in a dysfunctional New Age couple's over-spirited Aussie huskapoo. but if the spouse succumbs to an unintentional overdose of combined meds, Holly turns into embroiled within the family's soiled little secrets and techniques, specifically while the victim's daughter convinces Holly that it used to be homicide.
By Patricia Cornwell
With high-tension suspense and state of the art expertise, Patricia Cornwell—the world’s no 1 bestselling crime writer—once back proves her remarkable skill to entertain and enthrall during this awesome novel that includes leader medical expert Dr. Kay Scarpetta.
On her quest to determine precisely what occurred to her former deputy leader, Jack Fielding, murdered six months sooner than, Scarpetta drives to the Georgia felony for ladies to fulfill a convicted intercourse criminal and the mummy of a vicious and diabolically fabulous killer. opposed to the recommendation of her FBI felony intelligence agent husband, Benton Wesley, Scarpetta is set to listen to this lady out.
Scarpetta has either own purposes to profit extra a couple of string of grisly killings: the homicide of a Savannah relatives years past, a tender girl on dying row, after which different inexplicable deaths that start to happen at a wide ranging velocity. pushed through internal forces, Scarpetta discovers connections that compel her to finish that what she inspiration ended with Fielding’s loss of life and an try out on her personal existence is simply the start of anything way more harmful: a terrifying terrain of conspiracy and power terrorism on a world scale.
And she is the one person who can cease it.
"I enjoyed this book!" -- Susan Elizabeth Phillips, big apple occasions Bestselling author
"Smart and sassy, enjoyable and endearing." -- Kristin Hannah, long island instances Bestselling author
"Fun and fabulous." -- Stella Cameron, manhattan occasions Bestselling author
Six months in the past, if a person could have instructed Em Johnson she'd prove divorced, broke, and working the dilapidated Tiki Goddess Bar at the magical North Shore of Kauai she may have advised them to shove a swizzle stick up their okole.
As if all that may not undesirable sufficient, whilst an obnoxious neighbor with a grudge is located useless within the Goddess luau pit, suspicion falls on Em and the remainder of the Goddess employees. With assistance from a unusual dance troupe of over-the-hill Hula Maidens, Em and the forged of characters needs to ban jointly to discover the killer and remedy the secret sooner than the following pupu party.
Jill Marie Landis has written over twenty-five novels, that have earned awards and slots on such nationwide bestseller lists because the united states at the present time best 50 and the recent York instances most sensible Plus. She is a seven-time finalist for love Writers of America's Rita Award in either unmarried identify and modern Romance in addition to a Golden center and Rita Award winner. She's written ancient and modern romance in addition to inspirational ancient romance, and he or she is now penning The Tiki Goddess secret sequence, which starts off with Mai Tai One On.
By Sue Grafton
Wendell Jaffe seems to be nice for a useless guy! he is been six ft below for 5 years ago―until his former coverage agent spots him at a dusty inn bar in Mexico. Now California constancy wishes its coverage a refund. Can P.I. Kinsey Millhone get at the case?
Just months previous, Jaffe's widow pocketed $500,000 in coverage merits after Jaffe went overboard. used to be his "pseudocide" a last-ditch attempt to do correct by way of his cherished spouse? maybe. yet how might that specify the recent lady in Jaffe's moment life?
Kinsey is in for the lengthy haul as she delves deeper into the secret surrounding Jaffe's lifestyles and death…and discovers that, in kinfolk concerns as in crime, occasionally it is higher to order judgment…
By Dana Cameron
The past's blood stains the present
The chance of an entire life awaits archaeologist Emma Fielding within the Berkshire foothills of Western Massachusetts: the opportunity to review the eighteenth-century diary of Margaret Chandler, the accused witch and murderess whose domestic Emma excavated basically months prior to. despite the fact that, the 3 different Shrewsbury origin fellows she needs to percentage the premises with are a disturbingly bizarre bunch, and ahead of too lengthy one among them is dead.
But Emma can locate no solace within the bleak great thing about the encircling desert, for there are darkish secrets and techniques encoded in Madam Chandler's writings, and stunning parallels among an historical slaying and the unusual, brutal loss of life of her colleague. whilst the killer moves back, Emma realizes her personal lifestyles is at stake. And abruptly there's no selection left: she is pushed to enquire bloody crimes prior and current -- sooner than her personal dying turns into a footnote in a chilling, three-centuries-old story.
By Elaine Viets
On Josie's most modern project, her former teacher-now operating in a undies shop-is wanting a few critical help while a client is located murdered. regrettably, the teacher's alibi is flimsier than the camisoles she sells, so Josie might want to bust out her sleuthing talents to reveal the genuine killer...
By Jennifer Harlow
Beatrice Alexander is not any traditional schoolteacher―she can flow gadgets along with her brain, an embarrassing ability she hasn’t but mastered or embraced. After approximately killing her brother accidentally, she joins the F.R.E.A.K.S. Squad, the Federal reaction to Extra-Sensory and Kindred Supernaturals. This top-secret department of the FBI combats ghosts, ghouls, and different monsters threatening humanity.
With her teammates―among them a good-looking former-detective werewolf and an tense Don Juan vampire who’s dead-set on seducing her―Beatrice investigates her first case. Disgustingly dismembered our bodies have became up, bearing chew marks of the undead. Someone―or something―is elevating a horde of hideous, bloodthirsty zombies. Armed with Bette, her trusty machete, Beatrice takes at the grasp of the flesh-devouring corpses, who’s guarding a scary mystery . . .
Featuring a crew of monster hunters with special paranormal talents, the F.R.E.A.K.S. Squad research sequence combines humor, suspense, and supernatural crime-fighting.
"The most tasty detectives to stand the jogging lifeless considering the fact that Scully and Mulder. half city delusion, half police procedural, and fully awesome, huge fun."―Library Journal
"If Donald Westlake had ever gotten round to writing a mystical secret, it's going to have gave the impression of this. Harlow's style debut is humorous, creepy and refreshingly brash."―Kirkus Reviews
“Jennifer Harlow’s debut novel had me giggling and gasping from begin to finish!"―Victoria Laurie, New York occasions bestselling writer of the Ghost Hunter secret sequence and the Psychic Eye secret series
“Wonderful! A gritty, dramatic police-procedural with a compelling heroine and a desirable team of sidekicks. awaiting the sequel!"―Karen Chance, New York Times and USA Today bestselling writer of the Cassandra Palmer series
"Mind Over Monsters is humorous, frightening, and creepy―and ridiculous quantities of fun!"―Kat Richardson, writer of The Greywalker Novels
"Mind Over Monsters is a continuous rollercoaster trip that lovers of city delusion will love! fast moving, enjoyable, and wildly interesting, Jennifer Harlow has given the magical police procedural a clean spin together with her loveable machete-wielding heroine. a unusual forged of characters and sharp writing make Mind Over Monsters a totally significant debut. i will not wait to learn more!"―Jeannie Holmes, writer of Blood Law and Blood Secrets
"With its breezy kind and exuberant experience of enjoyable, this monstery secret is a complete delight!"―Carolyn Crane, writer of Mind Games and Double Cross
"Wildly enjoyable and humorous, Harlow bargains treats for each paranormal lover to take pleasure in, with lots of motion, thrills and laughter."―Leanna Renee Hieber, award-winning, bestselling writer of The unusually appealing series
"In her humorous, fast moving debut, Jennifer Harlow offers us an city fable that sharply blends murder-mystery and horror, and introduces us to a global the place the monster on your closet particularly does exist. utilizing either humor and good judgment to assist clear up a grisly double-murder, reluctant heroine Beatrice Alexander is a girl you could (and do) root for as she struggles to regulate her strong telekinetic present and to discover her position during this courageous (and occasionally frightening) new world."―Kelly Meding, writer of Three Days to Dead
By Leslie Meier
No longer many of us in Tinker's Cove, Maine, knew previous Dan Malone. The grizzled barkeep's social circle used to be constrained to the rough-hewn lobstermen and different diverse toughs that frequented his bar. but if his physique is located bobbing within the town's icy harbor, Lucy Stone makes learning extra approximately outdated Dan a concern.
neighborhood musician Dave Reilly insists outdated Dan conned a successful lottery price ticket worthy 5 grand from him. Handyman Brian Donohue claims that outdated Dan stiffed him for fix paintings he'd performed on the bar. The confusion surrounding the loss of life is simply compounded by means of the arriving of actor Dylan Malone, outdated Dan's brother and a fashionable, if fading, allure of the Dublin level. Dylan has come to direct the construction of "Finian's Rainbow," the featured occasion at Our woman of Hope's annual St. Patrick's Day extravaganza.
was once previous Dan killed via somebody he'd cheated or a person he'd enjoyed? whereas Lucy cannot be convinced, something is amply clear--the degree is decided for a homicide secret with a killer finishing!
"Warm and homespun characters, lots of seashore atmosphere and a fast-moving plot make this ideal wintry weather cozy." --Publishers Weekly
The tide has grew to become for Dodie O'Dell in view that a typhoon upended her existence at the Jersey Shore. Now she's additional up the coast in sleepy Etonville, dealing with a restaurant that dishes dinners themed round the neighborhood theater's newest productions. yet Dodie simply by no means imagined she'd land the starring position in a case of bloody murder . . .
Intrigued by means of rumors of vanishing field workplace funds, Dodie has agreed to assist oversee the casting of Romeo and Juliet on the modest Etonville Little Theater. If not anything else, it is a welcome break out from the thirty-something's ordinary going-to-bed-with-a-mystery-novel regimen. but if Jerome Angleton, a well-respected member of the theater corporation, is inexplicably chanced on murdered at the loading dock, lethal drama transcends the stage-and the web page. As a criminal offense wave crashes over the small city, the highlight is on Dodie to orchestrate her personal research backstage . . . prior to a person has an opportunity at a killer encore.
By Juliet Blackwell
The 1st in a brand new secret sequence starring art-forger-Gone-good Annie Kincaid
Annie breaks the inside track to her curator ex-boyfriend Ernst: his museum's new $15 million Caravaggio is a pretend. Then the janitor is killed, Ernst disappears, and a broker makes off with numerous previous grasp drawings. If she breaks the case utilizing her previous connections, Annie can eventually pay the lease. yet doing so draw her again into the underworld of forgers she swore she'd left at the back of.