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The Hanshi in Brussels
Dec.02.2008
NATO headquarters in Brussels is blown up by unknown terrorists who demand an exorbitant amount of money from the Allies. If their demand is not met within 72 hours, they will start to kill world leaders in alphabetical order. Bruno Falesco, head of Interpol, needing fast action and absolute...
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Nov.17.2008
Essays on fifteen crime fiction writers (Michael Connelly, Loren D. Estleman, Jack Finney, Nicolas Freeling, William Campbell Gault, Chester Himes, Edward D. Hoch, P.D. James, Elmore Leonard, Henning Mankell, Margaret Millar, Francis M. Nevins, Vin Packer, Rebecca C. Pawel, Ellery Queen); shorter...
The Blue Religion
Nov.15.2008
Synopsis Nineteen original stories—including a new contribution by New York Times bestselling author Michael Connelly—about riveting showdowns between cops and criminals. From Hawaii at the turn of the twentieth century to the post-Civil War frontier, from smoggy Los Angeles to the woods of Idaho,...
Valley of the Lost by Vicki Delany
Nov.02.2008
In the bucolic mountain town of Trafalgar, B.C. a young woman is found dead of a heroin overdose, her baby at her side. Marks of restraint indicate that it wasn’t an accident.  Before the police can discover who killed her, and why, they first have to find out who she was.  As the case becomes...
The Big Splash
Oct.28.2008
Matt Stevens is as tough as a steak from the school cafeteria.  He's a seventh-grade private eye, and he just did something he said he'd never do: He accepted a job from Vincent "Vinny Biggs" Biggio, the kid behind every illegal deal made at Franklin Middle School, from black market candy...
Double Bang
Sep.27.2008
To a hired killer a “double bang” means two hits for the price of one. This is a hard-edged novel about cops and killers, wise guys and not-so-straight straight-shooters. At the center of it all is Dr. Karen Winterman - a beautiful psychoanalyst who falls for a seductive psychopath, who just...
Deadly Bones
Sep.04.2008
Deadly Bones: Jake Wanderman is not your average retired Shakespeare teacher. He recently clashed with the russian Mafia and emerged triumphant. Now Martha StewartishTV star Toby Welch persuades Jake to help solve the vicious murder of her art dealer father. It turns out that her father was...
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Sep.03.2008
Two cases have pushed San Francisco detective Lindsay Boxer beyond her limits. In the first, a terrible fire in a wealthy home has left a married couple dead and Lindsay and her partner, Rich Conklin, searching for clues. At the same time, Michael Campion, the son of California's ex-governor with a...
A Grave Talent
Aug.28.2008
New SFPD homicide inspector Kate Martinelli faces a hard case with layers of secrets. But then, Kate is a woman who understands secrets. First in the series.
The Suffocating Sea
Aug.11.2008
   An Inspector Horton Marine Mystery Crime Novel. DI Horton is called to investigate a suspicious fire on board a boat, but as soon as Sergeant Cantelli turns into Horsea Marina, Horton experiences a premonition so strong that it's almost audible.  As he views the charred remains of the dead man...