By Linda Moore
Linda Moore’s long-awaited sequel to Foul Deeds is one other hugely attractive mixture of artwork and environmental justice. eventually operating a true task as a researcher for the general public Prosecution provider, Roz is on her first paid holiday. She has rented a cottage on Nova Scotia’s appealing Minas Basin with plans to discover principles for her subsequent theatre creation. observed by means of her cat and a stack of Beckett performs, she has no quicker settled in than she spots what seems like a woman's physique tangled within the roots of a floating tree. prior to the neighborhood RCMP can ship a ship out, the physique is retrieved by means of helicopter, and Roz watches it disappear over North Mountain. It’s time to name in her previous sleuthing companion, McBride.
When McBride thoroughly disappears, Roz and her longtime theatre buddy Sophie roam the backroads and small cities of the Annapolis Valley looking for clues, narrowing in at the out-of-the-way quarry not anyone turns out to need them to go to, the tanker trunks that almost run them off the line, and a tender journalist who turns out to have come too as regards to the truth.
The Fundy Vault is a lightning-paced literary secret that may retain the center pumping and the mind ticking lengthy after the ultimate page.
By Patricia Rice
When her half-sister Patra arrives at the Maximillian mansion doorstep with the scoop that Patra’s father used to be murdered and the killers are after Patra, Ana is off on one other race to guard her eccentric kin. Graham, the hunky undercover agent within the attic who holds the mansion ransom, has a stake during this secret if he desires to hinder Ana and her family members from turning his excessive tech bat cave into Grand significant Station.
While Ana unravels a tangle of gangsters and media moguls, she’s additionally saving Patra from murderous zombie racers and combating brother Nick from exacting justice through wrapping their coked-up attorney in a rug and smuggling him via customs.
Murder in Ana’s global comes followed through mayhem and madness...and a pretty glimpse of the guy who holds their inheritance hostage.
By Kate Sweeney
An outdated pal of Hannah’s leaves her a cryptic voice mail and sends something to her—a GPS. Then he turns up useless. Her logical subsequent step? Naturally—call Kate Ryan for support. So, Kate, Hannah, and Maggie trip to New Orleans to aim to determine what precisely occurred to Walt “Doc” Jenkins.
From voodoo to hoodoo, from the swampy bayou to the luxurious backyard District, sign up for Kate Ryan et al as they invade the large effortless and retrace Doc’s final days to resolve the convoluted mess he left behind.
New Orleans isn't the same.
By Paige Shelton
The stopover at of quirky world-famous horror writer Nathan Grimes to big name urban is mainly exciting for Clare Henry and her grandfather Chester. because the proprietors of The Rescued observe, a captivating boutique store on the town, Clare and Chester concentrate on restoring outdated typewriters and repairing loved books. They’ve invited Nathan to their store to exploit their apparatus for his subsequent book.
yet all plans to paintings at the e-book take a step within the improper course while a vacationer discovers an deserted ski boot at the slopes—and the one signal of the landlord is the dismembered foot he left within! Nathan’s writer’s interest for all issues horror is additional piqued after the physique of Clare’s highschool good friend Lloyd Gavin is chanced on sans one foot. while all ft element to a category reunion long gone fallacious, Nathan can’t aid yet sign up for Clare and her ally, police officer Jodie Wentworth, as they hurry to trace down the killer ahead of extra former classmates turn into probably to Be Killed.
By Siobhan Kelly
Then, on a chilly October evening, publication Ends,a fabulous major road bookshop, burns down with the landlord, Alex’s buddy Barb, inside.As Alex grieves, her preliminary unease concerning the fireplace deepens right into a conviction that it used to be arson. She digs into Barb’s previous and reveals enemies there: an abusive ex-husband—a farmer embittered by way of their divorce—and in the direction of domestic, God’s Warriors, a secretive neighborhood men’s team: imagine Promise Keepers meets Ku Klux Klan.
occasionally she seems like a leave out Marple impersonator, yet Alex is decided to find who set the hearth. Humor is helping her hold issues in standpoint. She’s additionally helped by way of her wisecracking pal Kathy (her teacher in Nebraska one hundred and one) and Chris, a stunning photographer to whom she is secretly, unwillingly attracted. yet somebody desires them to forestall, and pranks boost into threats. to find the arsonist, Alex needs to decode the usually mystifying tradition of Sherman, Nebraska, whose sunny floor conceals extra darkness than she’d bargained for. eventually, her research will strength her to confront this query: does a Jersey tomato belong in Nebraska dirt?
By Beth Fellows
The spouse of the recent chinese language baker on the town, asks Mabel for assist in discovering her brother who had disappeared a 12 months past. The brother, a well known gambler, additionally occurred to possess a home in Paradise shorelines. Failure to discover him or no less than go back the money he had borrowed from a ruthless personal loan shark from Macau, China (the Las Vegas of Asia) earlier than chinese language New 12 months, may bring about her dying. within the technique of looking for the lacking guy, Millie and Mabel develop into knowledgeable of the background and tradition of the chinese language in Belize, in addition to a few of the perils of the playing international.
The stakes are excessive during this exhilarating experience that takes them to the obligation unfastened quarter on the Mexican border, Belize urban, Belmopan and Sarteneja. In strategy of trying to find the lacking guy, they inadvertently positioned others at risk and narrowly get away with their very own lives.
By Gigi Pandian
Dorian Robert-Houdin, the three-and-a-half-foot gargoyle chef who fancies himself a modern day Poirot, is slowly changing into stone, and it’s as much as Zoe Faust to resolve the alchemical secrets and techniques which may retailer him. after they notice long-lost stone gargoyle with a connection to Dorian has reappeared in Europe, the stakes are even larger. From Portland to Paris, Zoe searches for the hidden wisdom she wishes, yet a chilly case that harkens again to 1942 throws her off target. With an sick buddy desperately attempting to detect his personal Elixir of lifestyles and a brand new romantic curiosity delivering the 1st likelihood at love she’s had in approximately a century, Zoe is torn among a deadly type of alchemy and her hope for a standard life.
"Pandian's ingenious 3rd unintentional Alchemist secret . . . will please those that like their cozies jam-packed with magic."—Publishers Weekly
"The incredible premise isn't any challenge given the creative powers of Pandian."—Kirkus Reviews
"Pandian writes enjoyable, light-hearted mysteries and is a professional at constructing sympathetic characters, either significant and minor."—Bustle
"A quirky, fabulous sequence . . . The characters are immensely distinctive and the writing is A+, so that you will not are looking to pass over a word."—Suspense Magazine
By Megan Edwards
In this prequel to GETTING OFF ON FRANK SINATRA, it’s Christmastime in Sin urban. Aspiring journalist Copper Black meets Victoria McKimber, an outspoken prostitute at considered one of Nevada’s felony brothels. She’s provided Copper the specific correct to inform her tale. not just will the Las Vegas Light’s “calendar woman” get a byline, yet she will be able to additionally provoke her boyfriend and fogeys after they arrive for the holidays.
Copper is busy with paintings, Christmas procuring, and fantasizing a couple of complete week along with her long-distance boyfriend. She’s additionally aiding her brother, a civic-minded pastor who's spearheading plans for a brand new heart to serve the homeless. issues are annoying yet below regulate while surprising information breaks. Victoria McKimber has became up dead.
As she investigates the violent demise, Copper evades enemies, juggles boyfriend, paintings, and kin, and races opposed to time to save lots of her brother from a sinister plot. except she will be able to disclose the reality approximately Victoria McKimber, a person simply may possibly break out with murder.
By Lisa D. Jones,Jay Dooley
By Tess Gerritsen,A. Biavasco,V. Guani