Mysteries Book List

When you're ready for a new mystery, check out these titles.

Fast Falls the Night

Fast Falls the Night

Author: Julia Keller
Publication Date: 2017-08-22

Investigating a series of suspicious overdose deaths in her Appalachian hometown, Bell Elkins uncovers evidence of a tainted batch of heroin and begins a desperate race against time to track the source of the drug

Body on Baker Street

Body on Baker Street

Author: Vicki Delany
Publication Date: 2017-09-12

When the author of the controversial Hudson and Holmes mystery series comes to their bookshop for an author signing—and winds up dead—owners Gemma Doyle and Jayne Wilson must do their best to clear the name of one of their patrons and deduce the real killer.

Y Is for Yesterday

Y Is for Yesterday

Author: Sue Grafton
Publication Date: 2017-08-22

A penultimate installment in the best-selling series follows the release of a young rapist who Kinsey Millhone carefully monitors in the wake of a vengeful sociopath's determination to exact revenge.

A Catered Costume Party

A Catered Costume Party

Author: Iris Crawford
Publication Date: 2017-08-29

When Darius Witherspoon hires them to cater a costume party in honor of his missing wife, Bernie and Libby arrive at the haunted Berkshire Arms only to find out that murder is on the menu when Darius is found hanging from a noose during the festivities.

Glass Houses

Glass Houses

Author: Louise Penny
Publication Date: 2017-08-29

When a mysterious figure travels through Three Pines and leaves a dead body in its wake, Armand Gamache pursues a difficult investigation that yields unexpected consequences and forces him into a battle with his own conscience.

Murder Wears Mittens

Murder Wears Mittens

Author: Sally Goldenbaum
Publication Date: 2017-08-29

As autumn washes over coastal Sea Harbor, Massachusetts, the Seaside Knitters anticipate a relaxing off-season, but when murder shatters the peace, the craftiest bunch in town must unravel a killer's deadly scheme.

Proof of Life

Proof of Life

Author: J. A. Jance
Publication Date: 2017-09-05

When his longtime nemesis dies in what is officially declared an accidental fire, uncomfortably retired J. P. Beaumont is unexpectedly dragged into an ensuing investigation at the request of the deceased

An Echo of Murder

An Echo of Murder

Author: Anne Perry
Publication Date: 2017-09-19

Investigating the gruesome murder of a Hungarian warehouse owner, Thames River Police Commander Monk is challenged to rethink his crime-solving techniques in order to avoid being caught in the crosshairs of violence stemming from ethnic prejudice.

Wagging Through the Snow

Wagging Through the Snow

Author: Laurien Berenson
Publication Date: 2017-09-26

With Christmas approaching, Melanie investigates a possible murder after discovering a whimpering Maltese beside the dead body of a squatter on the property her ex-husband just bought

Trace

Trace

Author: Archer Mayor
Publication Date: 2017-09-26

While Joe Gunther takes time off to care for an ailing family member, the VBI finds their hands full with three separate big cases involving a roommate's murder by contract, the cold-case double murder of a state trooper and motorist and an act of sabotage on critical military equipment.

Turkey Trot Murder

Turkey Trot Murder

Author: Leslie Meier
Publication Date: 2017-09-26

An uneventful Thanksgiving season is shattered by the overdose-related death of a wealthy investor's beautiful daughter, a tragedy that Lucy Stone links to the possible schemes of the victim's pregnant stepmother

A Casualty of War

A Casualty of War

Author: Charles Todd
Publication Date: 2017-09-26

Caring for an increasingly unstable soldier who believes his cousin is responsible for multiple injuries, battlefield nurse Bess Crawford investigates the patient's claims, only to find herself in unexpected danger.

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