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101. A Pinch of Poison - Alyssa Maxwell

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Lady Phoebe, with the tireless assistance of Eva, has organized a luncheon at the Haverleigh School for Young Ladies. But it proves to be a recipe for disaster when the school's headmistress, Miss Finch, is poisoned. The girls at Haverleigh all come from highly respected families, none of whom will countenance their darling daughters being harassed like common criminals by the local police. So Lady Phoebe steps in to handle the wealthy young debutantes with discretion, while Eva cozies up to the staff. But Lady Phoebe and Eva will have to sleuth with great stealth or the cornered killer may try to teach someone else a lethal lesson.

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102. A Pinchbeck Bride - Stephen Anable

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Praise for the Mark Winslow mysteries... "Beautifully vivid writing." -Tess Gerritsen "An intricately plotted mystery." -Neil Plakcy A young woman found strangled in Mingo House, a brownstone museum in Boston's Back Bay, was dressed in Victorian finery as if for high tea. Soon she becomes the focus of publicity and speculation that reaches back to the Mingoes' roots in England and to the builders of the mansion. Mark Winslow and the other trustees of Mingo House-pursuing their own agendas- disagree as to whether the museum is sustainable. As the deaths and threats multiply, one question resounds: which will survive this summer of deluge-Mingo House or its terrified staff? Stephen Anable was born in Boston and graduated from Stanford and Harvard universities. A Pinchbeck Bride is second in his mystery series featuring comedian Mark Winslow. www.stephenanable.com

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103. A Pinchbeck Bride A Mark Winslow Mystery (Large Print 16pt) - Stephen Anable

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A young woman is found strangled in Mingo House, a morbid brownstone museum in Boston's Back Bay. Strangely, she was dressed in Victorian finery as if for high tea. Dubbed the ''Victorian Girl'' by the media, she becomes the focus of publicity and speculation that reaches back to the Mingoes' roots in England and to the builders of the mansion, a Civil War arms dealer and his seance - holding wife. Boston comic Mark Winslow and the other trustees of Mingo House are divided as to whether the place is sustainable as a museum. Trustee chairman Rudy Schmitz, a brash entrepreneur, seems convinced that the porous roof and escalating rain damage will doom the place. Nadia Gulbenkian, the last of the old guard trustees, is accusing Rudy of engineering the museum's demise. Meanwhile, software executive Jon Kim and a dubious collector of saints' bones and art are pursuing their own agendas. Mingo House itself seems cursed. A number of people believe its walls conceal treasure, and are will do anything to retrieve it. As the deaths and threats multiply, one question resounds: which will survive this summer of deluge - Mingo House or its terrified staff?

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104. A Poisoned Season - Tasha Alexander

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London's social season is in full swing, and the aristocracy can't stop whispering about a certain gentleman who claims to be the direct descendant of Louis XIV and Marie Antoinette. Drawing rooms, boudoirs and ballrooms are also abuzz with the latest news of an audacious cat burglar who has been making off with precious items that once belonged to the ill-fated queen. But light gossip turns serious when the owner of one of the pilfered treasures is murdered and the thief develops a twisted obsession with Lady Emily Ashton as a brewing scandal threatens both her reputation and her private life.

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105. A Quiet Flame - Philip Kerr

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Posing as an escaping Nazi war-criminal, Bernie Gunther arrives in Buenos Aires and having revealed his real identity to the local chief of police, discovers that his reputation as a detective goes before him. A young girl has been murdered in peculiarly gruesome circumstances that strongly resemble Bernie's final case as a homicide detective with the Berlin police. A case he had failed to solve. Circumstances lead the chief of police in Buenos Aires to suppose that the murderer may be one of several thousand ex Nazis who have fetched up in Argentina since 1945. And, therefore, who better than Bernie Gunther to help him track that murderer down?

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106. A Shocking Assassination - Cora Harrison

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Reverend Mother Aquinas is asked to prove a young man's innocence in the second of this atmospheric new Irish historical mystery series.

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107. A Specter of Justice: A Sam Blackman Mystery - Mark de Castrique

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When private detective Sam Blackman agrees to help his partner and lover, Nakayla Robertson, conduct a fundraiser for orphaned twin boys, he does so to ease his conscience. The boys' parents were killed in a courtroom shootout where Sam was the key witness against the twins' father....

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108. A Talent for Murder - Andrew Wilson

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Agatha Christie, in London to visit her literary agent, boards a train, preoccupied and flustered in the knowledge that her husband, Archie, is having an affair. She feels a light touch on her back, then a sense of someone pulling her to safety from the rush of the incoming train. So begins a terrifying sequence of events. Her rescuer is no guardian angel; he is a blackmailer of the most insidious and manipulative kind. Agatha must use every ounce of her cleverness and resourcefulness to thwart an adversary determined to exploit her genius for murder to kill on his behalf.

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109. A Taste for Death (Large Print 16pt) - Peter O'Donnell

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The rugged team of Modesty Blaise and Willie Garvin take on impossible odds, pitted against Simon Delicta, the man with a taste for death, and Swordmaster Wenczel in a duel to the death. As the adventure unfolds, travelling from London to Panama before reaching the depths of the Sahara desert, the pair will need all their killing skills to survive.

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110. A Taste of Ashes - Tony Black

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When DI Bob Valentine returns to duty after a narrow escape with death, he is faced with the discovery of a corpse on a kitchen table and a mystery surrounding the victim's missing partner and daughter. Bob struggles to deal with the rapidly unfolding events and the terrifying visions that haunt him. As he starts to uncover the illicit secrets of the family's past, can he keep a grip on the case and on his own sanity before the body count starts to rise?

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111. A Very Pukka Murder: The First Maharajah Mystery - Arjun Gaind

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From the borders of icy Kashmir to the shark-infested shores of the Malabar Coast, Major William Russell, the English Resident of the small, princely state of Rajpore, is renowned as a straitlaced man of rigorous habit. When his valet knocks on his bedroom door the morning after the 1909 New Year s Ball and receives no response, he and the Resident's elderly secretary eventually task the English Commandant of Cavalry with breaking it down. The Resident is dead in his bed

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112. A Voice in the Night - Andrea Camilleri

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Two deaths lead Inspector Montalbano into investigations of corruption and power.

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113. Above Ground A Jack Taggart Mystery (Large Print 16pt) - Don Easton

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RCMP detective Jack Taggart has avenged the murders of his niece and nephew, but the consequences linger. His deal with Damien, leader of the Satans Wrath motorcycle gang, has put him in a bind and has jeopardized an informant in the gang. Meanwhile, other members of the gang, led by a mysterious figure known only as ''The Boss'', have been working to eliminate Taggart by destroying the lives of anyone with connections to him. And if the bad guys aren't enough of an obstacle, there are problems to be found on the force itself. Assistant Commisioner Isaac is becoming more and more suspicious that Jack may have been responsible for the death of a corrupt Crown prosecutor. With Jack's life and career on the line, Above Ground is a tough and gritty follow - up that will more than satisfy readers who were pulled into the dark Vancouver underworld by Loose Ends, the first Jack Taggart mystery.

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114. After You Die - Eva Dolan

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DS Ferreira is back on the force after being severely injured in the line of duty. The first case to land on her desk takes her and DI Zigic to a brutal crime scene where a woman has been stabbed to death and her disabled daughter left to starve upstairs. The murdered woman is Dawn Prentice a woman who had come to Ferreira for help when she and her daughter were being subjected to harassment. Ferreira and Zigic realise that the Prentice case rests on one crucial question who was the real target of the killer: mother or daughter?

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115. Against the Light - Marjorie Eccles

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London, April, 1912. When the seven-month-old niece of cabinet minister Edmund Latimer is snatched away in her pram in Regent's Park, Edmund's wife Alice determines to get to the bottom of the matter. Could there be a connection with the Irish talks currently taking place in Parliament - and how well does Alice really know her husband?

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116. All Men Fear Me: An Alafair Tucker Mystery - Donis Casey

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As the U.S. enters the First World War and the draft gets underway, Boynton, Oklahoma, is split by the clash between pro-war, anti-immigrant "patriots" and anti-conscription socialists...

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117. Almost Criminal (Large Print 16pt) - E. R. Brown

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Charming, wealthy Randle Kennedy has a secret: he's British Columbia's most prolific producer of boutique marijuana. He's developed strains of B.C. Bud to please the most sophisticated palates and produce any desired effect, from a light contemplative buzz to the most mind - warping stone. His medical varieties offer relief for conditions ranging from cancer to Alzheimer's disease. Come legalization, he'll be the first on the market with marijuana's answer to single - malt Scotch. Until that day, he runs a tight operation with terrorist - cell security. Tate MacLane is brilliant, miserable, and broke. Since graduating from high school at age 14, he's failed at university, failed to support his family, failed at everything except making a superb caffe latte. Randle wants a fresh face to front his transactions. Tate desperately needs a mentor and yearns for respect. And money ... Then there are the bikers, the muscle with the cross - border connections that Randle needs to bring his product to the American market. Soon Tate finds out that it's harder to get out of the business than to get in.

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118. Amen Corner - Rick Shefchik

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119. Among the Departed A Constable Molly Smith Mystery - Vicki Delany

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Praise for Among the Departed... "An unsparing look at love in all its variations, including coming to terms with it the second time around." -Kirkus Reviews "A rugged western landscape and modern-day Mounties make this a series to watch." -Dana Stabenow Edgar-winning author of the Kate Shugak series One morning fifteen years ago, young Nicky Nowak's father went for a walk. He was never seen again. Now it's autumn in Trafalgar, B.C., and Adam Tocek of the RCMP and his dog Norman are called to help search for a lost boy. The child is found unharmed, but Norman finds something else: human bones. The find prompts the Trafalgar City Police to re-open the Brian Nowak investigation. They find a family shattered beyond recognition. Nicky Nowak, gorgeous, charming, and elegant, now lives in Vancouver. Yet beneath that façade is a woman who brings a terrifying threat to another innocent family in Trafalgar.... Among the Departed is fifth in Vicki Delany's traditional village mystery series. www.vickidelany.com

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120. Among the Departed: A Constable Molly Smith Mystery - Vicki Delany

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