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Trader of Secrets: A Paul Madriani Novel

Paul Madriani #12

by Steve Martini HarperCollins e-books (May 31, 2011)

“Steve Martini ranks among the top authors of legal thrillers.”

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

“You like Law & Order? Or even a John Grisham novel? Well, Steve Martini is one of the best of the best when it...


The Stepford Wives

by Ira Levin HarperCollins e-books (April 26, 2011)

The internationally bestselling novel by the author of A Kiss Before Dying, The Boys from Brazil, and Rosemary's Baby

With an Introduction by Peter Straub

For Joanna, her husband, Walter, and their children, the...


The Loving Daylights

by Lynsay Sands HarperCollins e-books (April 26, 2011)

New York Times bestselling author Lynsay Sands delivers a "madcap escapade" (Publishers Weekly) in this contemporary romance about a quirky inventor and unexpected love.

Shy Jane Spyrus loves gadgets. She can...


Lost in Shangri-La: A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II

by Mitchell Zuckoff HarperCollins e-books (April 26, 2011)

“A lost world, man-eating tribesmen, lush andimpenetrable jungles, stranded American fliers (one of them a dame withgreat gams, for heaven's sake), a startling rescue mission. . . . This is atrue story made...


The Body in the Gazebo: A Faith Fairchild Mystery

Faith Fairchild #19

by Katherine Hall Page HarperCollins e-books (April 19, 2011)

“Katherine Hall Page is my favorite writer of the traditional mystery.”

 —Harlan Coben

“Hungry readers, enjoy!”

—Diana Mott Davidson

Minister’s wife, caterer, and amateur sleuth Faith Fairchild must...


Dead by Midnight: A Death on Demand Mystery

Death on Demand #21

by Carolyn Hart HarperCollins e-books (March 29, 2011)

“If I were teaching a course on how to write a mystery, I would make Carolyn Hart required reading.”

Los Angeles Times

“One of the most popular practitioners of the traditional mystery” (Cleveland Plain...


A Lesson in Secrets

Maisie Dobbs #8

by Jacqueline Winspear HarperCollins e-books (March 22, 2011)

Private investigator Maisie Dobbs receives her first assignment from the British Secret Service in A Lesson in Secrets, the eighth book in Jacqueline Winspear’s award-winning mystery series. Sent to pose as...


Come and Find Me: A Novel of Suspense

by Hallie Ephron HarperCollins e-books (March 22, 2011)

“It takes a lot of chutzpah for a book reviewer to write books of her own….But Hallie Ephron…can hold her head high: She does it, and very well, too.”

Seattle Times

A recluse who works and lives online...


The Bone Yard

Body Farm #6

by Jefferson Bass HarperCollins e-books (March 08, 2011)

“[Bass is] the real deal.”

—Kathy Reichs

The sixth electrifying forensic mystery by author Jefferson Bass (“a fresh voice in the crime novel arena” —Seattle Post-Intelligencer), The Bone Yard is the...


The Devil Knows You're Dead

Matthew Scudder #11

by Lawrence Block HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

A deranged derelict, a crazed Vietnam vet, has been arrested for gunning down successful young lawyer Glenn Holtzmann at a corner phone booth on Eleventh Avenue -- and the suspect's brother wants p.i. Matthew...


Sons of the City: A Novel

by Scott Flander HarperCollins e-books (January 04, 2011)

The streets of Philadelphia are meaner than most ...

A city on the edge is about to explode. The killing of a cop in a rundown Philly crack house has stoked racial tensions to the boiling point -- as angry police...


To Have and to Kill: A Wedding Cake Mystery

Wedding Cake Mysteries #1

by Mary Jane Clark HarperCollins e-books (December 28, 2010)

“Clark has perfected the suspense novel.”

Booklist

New York Times bestselling author and mystery writer par excellence, Mary Jane Clark kicks off her delicious new Wedding Cake mystery series with To Have...


Firebreak

by Richard Herman HarperCollins e-books (November 16, 2010)

When a call for a Holy War unites the Arab world, a politically and militarily weakened U.S. president dispatches a squadron of F-15 fighter planes to the volatile Middle East. Reprint. NYT.


Bitter Sugar

by Carolina Garcia-Aguilera HarperCollins e-books (November 30, 2010)

The dearest friend of Lupe Solana's beloved "Papi," Ramón Suarez was the owner of a prosperous sugar mill back in Cuba until Castro forced him into exile. Now an unnamed Spanish source wants to purchase the...


Ten Little Bloodhounds

by Virginia Lanier HarperCollins e-books (October 26, 2010)

A Matter Of Life And Death

There's a lot of excitement down at Jo Beth Sidden's kennel. A full litter of ten baby bloodhounds is due any day. Though pressed for time, Jo Beth still agrees to do a favor for a...


Next Time You See Me

Karin Schaeffer #2

by Katia Lief HarperCollins e-books (October 26, 2010)

“A new force to reckon with in suspense.”

Donna Anders, author of Dead Silence

 

A phenomenal suspense thriller from Katia Lief, Next Time You See Me is the relentlessly gripping follow up to You Are Next...


Red Angel

by William Heffernan HarperCollins e-books (October 26, 2010)

Anyone who brings grief to the people NYPD detective Paul Devlin loves is going to have to pay. That's why he's accompanying Adrianna Mendez, the lady of his heart, to Cuba, where Adrianna's aunt Maria has met...


Cat Coming Home: A Joe Grey Mystery

Joe Grey, Feline Detective #16

by Shirley Rousseau Murphy HarperCollins e-books (October 26, 2010)

“One of the most entrancing (and effective) detectives in modern cozy mysteries.”

Booklist

A celebration for cat lovers and mystery aficionados alike, Cat Coming Home—the 16th appearance of feline detective...


The Night Visitor

Charlie Moon #5

by James D. Doss HarperCollins e-books (October 12, 2010)

The morning after the aged Ute shaman receives a perplexing visits from a silent, disheveled matukach "magician," daisy's neighbor Nathan McFain discovers something astonishing buried in the dirt on his foundering...


Death Takes Passage

by Sue Henry HarperCollins e-books (October 12, 2010)

History is repeating itself on hundred years later on Alaska's breathtaking Inside Passage. Re-creating the famous Voyage of 1897, the Spirit of '98 is setting sail from Skagway, Alaska, en route to Seattle,...


Ghost in Trouble: A Mystery

Bailey Ruth #3

by Carolyn Hart HarperCollins e-books (October 12, 2010)

“Bailey Ruth and Wiggins will delight readers who prefer their mysteries light and seasoned with wit and the supernatural.

Boston Globe

“This could be Hart’s best series yet.”

Booklist

Spectral sleuth...


You Are Next

Karin Schaeffer #1

by Katia Lief HarperCollins e-books (September 28, 2010)

You Are Next, Katia Lief’s riveting debut thriller for Avon Books, is the taut, roller coaster tale of a serial killer’s surviving victim—and her determination to turn from hunted to hunter. Katia Lief...


Palindrome

by Stuart Woods HarperCollins e-books (September 07, 2010)

Palindrome

When both your past and future spell fear.

Award-winning author Stuart Woods has crafted a masterful novel no reader will soon forget. For years, Liz Barwick has been battered by her brutal husband,...


Loco Motive: A Bed-and-Breakfast Mystery

Bed-and-Breakfast Mysteries #25

by Mary Daheim HarperCollins e-books (September 07, 2010)

“Daheim writes with wit, wisdom, and a big heart. I love her books.”

—Carolyn Hart

 

Another deft and daffy Bed-and-Breakfast mystery from the indomitable Mary Daheim—“The reigning Queen of the Cozies”...


The Headhunter's Daughter

Amanda Brown #2

by Tamar Myers HarperCollins e-books (January 25, 2011)

Tamar Myers returns to Africa in The Headhunter’s Daughter, the second book in her wonderful mystery series set in the Belgian Congo in the mid-twentieth century—a riveting and atmospheric follow-up to The...


The Queen of Patpong

Poke Rafferty #4

by Timothy Hallinan HarperCollins e-books (August 17, 2010)

“Hallinan is a wordsmith of the first order, and he puts his great narrative skills into overdrive on this one….You won’t read a better thriller this year!”

—John Lescroart, New York Times bestselling...


Discovering the Body: A Novel

by Mary Howard HarperCollins e-books (August 17, 2010)

Discovering the Body is a gripping novel filled with psychological suspense, sensitivity, and emotional complexity. With this stunning debut, Mary Howard has crafted an electrifying and hauntingly evocative...


The Glass Is Always Greener

Den of Antiquity #16

by Tamar Myers HarperCollins e-books (January 25, 2011)

“A very funny series.”

Green Bay Press-Gazette

After sixteen delightfully madcap books, Tamar Myers’s hilarious Den of Antiquity cozy mystery series comes to a close with The Glass is Always Greener....


Angel with Two Faces

Josephine Tey #2

by Nicola Upson HarperCollins e-books (June 29, 2010)

“As befits a tribute to the golden age of Agatha Christie, Dorothy L. Sayers et. al., there are plot twists, plot turns and red herrings aplenty.”

Time Out London

 

Real-life British mystery writer Josephine...


Morning Noon & Night

by Sidney Sheldon HarperCollins e-books (June 22, 2010)

A beautiful woman attends a family gathering following the mysterious death of Harry Stanford, claiming to be his long-lost child and stating her rights to a share of the tycoon's estate, in a hypnotic, roller-coaster...


The Rule of Nine: A Paul Madriani Novel

Paul Madriani #11

by Steve Martini HarperCollins e-books (June 01, 2010)

“Steve Martini is an expert at good old-fashioned, gimmick-free storytelling.”

—Steve Berry, author of The Paris Vendetta

“Take it from a prosecutor—Steve Martini has created one of the most charismatic...


When Winter Returns: A Rosie Winter Mystery

Rosie Winter #4

by Kathryn Miller Haines HarperCollins e-books (May 11, 2010)

“Kathryn Miller Haines perfectly captures the feel, sights and sounds of New York in the 1940s….A lot of fun.”

 —Rhys Bowen

 

Aspiring actress and sometime sleuth Rosie Winter is back in When Winter Returns—...


This Body of Death: An Inspector Lynley Novel

Inspector Lynley #16

by Elizabeth George HarperCollins e-books (April 20, 2010)

"George explores her characters' dreams and fears with a penetrating grace that makes reading her books a joy."

Washington Post Book World

"Elizabeth George reigns as queen of the mystery genre. The Lynley...


Dead Cat Bounce

by Norman Green HarperCollins e-books (March 30, 2010)

Stoney gave up drinking, but it couldn't save his marriage. Leaving the big house in New Jersey to his wife and kids, he's living in the City—still working the profitable, if not 100 percent legal, angles...


The Bone Thief: A Body Farm Novel

Body Farm #5

by Jefferson Bass HarperCollins e-books (March 23, 2010)

“The Body Farm novels have become bestsellers because of their attention to the fine details of forensics combined with great plot lines.”

Deseret News (Salt Lake City)

 

The latest Body Farm novel from...


The Seventh Witch

Ophelia & Abby #7

by Shirley Damsgaard HarperCollins e-books (January 26, 2010)

“A Golden Broomstick to [these] most unusual sleuths, a septuagenarian witch and her psychic granddaughter.”

—Carolyn Hart

 

The Seventh Witch is the seventh installment in Shirley Damsgaard’s Agatha Award-nominated...


Gutshot Straight: A Novel

by Lou Berney HarperCollins e-books (January 05, 2010)

“Lou Berney’s novel is so energetic, so droll, and so wheezingly funny that it accomplished what no book ever has before: it made me forget to eat lunch.”

—Stephen Harrigan, New York Times bestselling...


Cat Striking Back

Joe Grey, Feline Detective #15

by Shirley Rousseau Murphy HarperCollins e-books (October 27, 2009)

“Murphy’s series is top-notch...a real treat.”

Cats magazine

 

The acclaimed mystery writer whom Kirkus Reviews praises for having “raised the stakes of the feline sleuth genre,” Shirley Rousseau...


The Body in the Sleigh

Faith Fairchild #18

by Katherine Hall Page HarperCollins e-books (October 27, 2009)

“Katherine Hall Page is my favorite writer of the traditional mystery. Not only is The Body in the Sleigh a gripping whodunit, but it’s a classic tale of hope.”

—Harlan Coben

 

Caterer and minister’s...


Dial H for Hitchcock

by Susan Kandel HarperCollins e-books (October 27, 2009)

The indomitable Cece Caruso is back in Susan Kandel’s Dial H For Hitchcock. The vintage clothes enthusiast, biographer of masters of mystery, and amateur sleuth who has flourished her skills in Christietown...


Merry, Merry Ghost

Bailey Ruth #2

by Carolyn Hart HarperCollins e-books (October 27, 2009)

“If I were teaching a course on how to write a mystery, I’d make Carolyn Hart required reading.”

Los Angeles Times

 

Merry, Merry Ghost by Agatha, Anthony, and Macavity Award winner Carolyn Hart, is the...


Miss Julia Speaks Her Mind

Miss Julia #1

by Ann B. Ross HarperCollins e-books (October 20, 2009)

Miss Julia, a recently bereaved and newly wealthy widow, is only slightly bemused when one Hazel Marie Puckett appears at her door with a youngster in tow and unceremoniously announces that the child is the...


The Witch Doctor's Wife

Amanda Brown #1

by Tamar Myers HarperCollins e-books (October 20, 2009)

“A lush novel, rich with tension and intricately woven, believable characters.  Myers clearly loves the Congo—and you will love this book. I did!”

—Mary Alice Monroe, bestselling author of Last Light...


The Death of an Irish Sea Wolf

Chief Inspector Peter McGarr #12

by Bartholomew Gill HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

In a remote community off the west coast of Ireland, residents inclined to gossip speculate why reclusive Clement Ford, the "Sea Wolf," has become such a generous benefactor to his neighbors. then one night,...


The Family Tree

by Sheri S. Tepper HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

THE ONCE FERTILE EARTH OF DORA HENRY'S CHILDHOOD HAS BEEN UNDERVALUED AND OVERDEVELOPED. NOW NATURE, APPARENTLY, HAS DECIDED TO FIGHT BACK.

Police officer Dora Henry is investigating the bizarre murders of three...


The Death of Love

Chief Inspector Peter McGarr #9

by Bartholomew Gill HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

A first-time father at fifty-one, Irish police chief Peter McGarr takes his infant daughter and feisty wife to a country resort, where he is commissioned to investigate the murder of a high-powered banker.


Don't I Know You?

by Karen Shepard HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

Gina's son, Steven, caught only a fleeting glimpse of the killer as he fled. If only, he wonders again and again.

As Lily Chin prepares for her upcoming wedding, a mysterious woman appears to inform her of her...


Riptide

by Margaret Carroll HarperCollins e-books (September 29, 2009)

Riptide is the second enthralling thriller from Margaret Carroll, author of A Dark Love. In this heart-stopping tale of passion and suspense, Christina’s wealth and prestige cannot protect her—from the law...


Legal Tender

Rosato & Associates #4

by Lisa Scottoline HarperCollins e-books (March 17, 2009)

Bennie Rosato is a maverick lawyer, and business at her law firm has never been better. Then, without warning, a savage murder tears the firm apart. All evidence points to Bennie, who has motive aplenty and...


Call to Duty

by Richard Herman HarperCollins e-books (September 22, 2009)

Call to Duty is a novel of epic scope and breathtaking adventure that races at mach speed between two deadly wars -- one waged five decades ago against a madman with dreams of world domination, the other to...