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The Godwulf Manuscript (Spenser, #1)
3.91
First Sentence: The office of the university president looked like the front parlor of a successful Victorian whorehouse.

Boston PI Spenser (with an “s...more
Mar 2010
Mar 24, 2010
 
The Keepsake (Rizzoli & Isles #7)
4.06
THE KEEPSAKE (aka Keeping the Dead) (Pol. Proc-Rizzoli/Iles-Boston, US-Cont) - VG
Gerritsen, Tess – 7th in series
Ballantine Press, 2008, US Hardcover –...more
Oct 2008
Nov 06, 2008
 
Lie Down with the Devil (A Carlotta Carlyle Mystery #12)
3.76
LIE DOWN WITH THE DEVIL (PI-Carlotta Carlyle-Boston-Cont) - VG
Barnes, Linda – 12th in series
St. Martin’s Minotaur, 2009, US Hardcover – ISBN: 97803123...more
Apr 2009
May 06, 2009
 
Hide (Detective D.D. Warren, #2)
4.11
HIDE (Suspense-Bobby Dodge-Boston-Cont) – VG
Gardner, Lisa – Standalone
Bantam, 2007, US Hardcover- ISBN: 9780553804324
First Sentence: My father explain...more
May 2007
Aug 10, 2007
 
The Sinner (Jane Rizzoli & Maura Isles, #3)
4.10
THE SINNER – G+
Tess Gerritsen – 7th book
When two Boston nuns are found brutally beaten--one fatally and one with a scintilla of life left in her--it's...more
Sep 2003
Sep 08, 2007
 
Sacred (Kenzi & Gennaro, #3)
3.92
SACRED - Ex
Lehane, Dennis - 3rd Patrick Kenzie/Angela Gennaro

When Angie Gennaro and Patrick Kenzie are called in to find a billionaire's missing daugh...more
Jul 1997
Nov 03, 2008
 
The Neighbor (Detective D.D. Warren, #3)
4.06
First Sentence: I’ve always wondered what people felt in the final few hours of their lives.

Detective Sergeant D.D. Warren works homicide and isn’t us...more
Jan 2010
Jan 16, 2010
 
Follow the Sharks (Brady Coyne, #3)
3.86
First Sentence: Sylvie Szabo normally speaks with the careful diction and precise grammar of one whose English is a second language, but when she's a...more
Mar 2010
Apr 07, 2010
 
Moonlight Mile (Kenzie & Gennaro,#6)
3.67
First Sentence: On a bright, unseasonably warm afternoon in early December, Brandon Trescott walked out of the spa at the Chatham Bars Inn on Cape Cod...more
Dec 2010
Jan 05, 2011
 
The Professional (Spenser, #37)
3.76
First Sentence: I had just finished a job for an interesting woman named Nan Sartin, and was happily making out my bill to her, when a woman came in w...more
Nov 2009
Dec 02, 2009
 
Hound
3.43
First Sentence: Death was, after all, the way Henry made his living.

Henry Sullivan is a book hound. He buys books at estate and library sales, most of...more
Dec 2009
Jan 04, 2010
 
Harvest
4.05
HARVEST (Med. Thriller-Abby DiMatteo-Boston-Cont) - Ex
Gerritsen, Tess - Standalone

From Fantastic Fiction: At Bayside Hospital, Dr. Abby DiMatteo's car...more
Dec 1997
Mar 09, 2009
 
Man with a Squirrel
3.69
MAN WITH A SQUIRREL (Amateur Sleuth/Art Expert-Boston-Cont) – G
Kilmer, Nicholas – 2nd in series
Poisoned Pen Press, 1996- Trade paperback
An antiques de...more
Jan 2006
Aug 24, 2007
 
Close to the Bone (Brady Coyne, #14)
3.83
CLOSE TO THE BONE (Legal Thriller-Brandy Coyne-Boston-Cont) - VG
Tapply, William G. – 14th in series
St. Martin’s Press, 1996, US Hardcover – ISBN: 0312...more
Aug 2007
Sep 05, 2007
 
Now & Then (Spenser, #35)
3.87
NOW & THEN (Priv. Invest-Spenser-Boston-Cont) – VG+
Parker, Robert – 35th in series
Putnam, 2007, US Hardcover – ISBN: 9780399154416

First Sentence:...more
Dec 2007
Jan 09, 2008
 
Heart of the World (A Carlotta Carlyle Mystery #11)
3.75
HEART OF THE WORLD (Priv. Inv-Carlotta Carlyle-Boston/Miami/Columbia, SA-Cont) – G
Barnes, Linda – 11th in series
St. Martin’s Minotaur, 2006, US Hardco...more
Sep 2008
Oct 08, 2008
 
A Drink Before the War (Kenzie & Gennaro, #1)
3.97
A DRINK BEFORE THE WAR - Ex
Lehane, Dennis - 1st in Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro series

A cadre of powerful Massachusetts politicians offers Patric...more
Sep 1996
Sep 25, 2008
 
Act of God (John Francis Cuddy, #9)
3.69
ACT OF GOD - G
Healy, Jeremiah - 9th in series

William Proft and Pearl Rivkind convince Boston private eye John Francis Cuddy to take their mutual-inter...more
Aug 1994
Jul 06, 2008
 
See Jane Run
3.94
SEE JANE RUN - Okay
Fielding, Joy - 1st in series

Jane Whittaker has awakened to a nightmare. She doesn't know her name, her age . . .or even what she l...more
Sep 1994
Jul 07, 2008
 
Second Shot (Charlie Fox Thriller, #6)
4.07
SECOND SHOT (Lic. Invest-Charlie Fox-London, Boston, New Hampshire-Cont) - Poor
Sharp, Zoë – 6th in series
Thomas Dunne Books, 2007, US Hardcover – ISBN...more
Aug 2008
Sep 03, 2008
 
Among Thieves
3.73
First Sentence: Lian Kilbranish looked down at the lump of flesh curled in front of him on the cement floor.

Boston attorney Scott Finn is hired by Dev...more
Feb 2011
Mar 02, 2011
 
Strangle Hold
3.40
[From Fantastic Fiction:] Doolittle features his fascinating sleuth Tom Bethany in a "clean . . . sharp and powerful" (Cleveland Plain Dealer) follow-...more
Feb 1998
Jan 11, 2010
 
Bad Business (Spenser, #31)
3.77
BAD BUSINESS (Private investigator) – G+
Robert B. Parker – 31st Spenser
G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 2004 – Hardcover
Spenser is hired by Marlene Crowley to find...more
Jun 2004
Sep 05, 2007
 
Pretty Dead
3.73
PRETTY DEAD – VG
Gerry Boyle – 7th in series
When reporter Jack McMorrow’s significant other, social service worker Roxanne Masterson, investigates alle...more
Feb 2004
Sep 07, 2007
 
Life Support
3.95
LIFE SUPPORT (Med. Thriller-Toby Harper-Boston-cont) - Ex
Gerritsen, Tess - Standalone

From Fantastic Fiction: When an elderly patient with a critical,...more
Dec 1997
Mar 09, 2009
 
Snapshot (A Carlotta Carlyle Mystery #5)
3.77
Snapshot - VG
Barnes, Linda - 5th in series

Every Friday a child's snapshot arrives at the Boston office of P.I. Carlotta Carlyle. There's no note. No r...more
May 1994
Jul 05, 2008
 
Juror Number Eleven
3.33
JUROR NUMBER ELEVEN – Okay
Terry Devane – 2nd in series
Criminal defense attorneys Sheldon Gold and Mairead O'Clare successfully get Boston gangster Big...more
Jul 2003
Sep 08, 2007
 
Darkness, Take My Hand (Kenzie & Gennaro, #2)
4.16
DARKNESS, TAKE MY HAND - Ex
Lehand, Dennis - 2nd in the Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro series

Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro's client is a promine...more
Sep 1996
Sep 25, 2008
 
Melancholy Baby (Sunny Randall, #4)
3.80
MELANCHOLY BABY (Private Investigator-Boston/NY-Cont) – VG
Robert B. Parker – 4th in series
Putnam, 2004 – Hardcover
Private Investigator Sunny Randall i...more
Oct 2004
Sep 04, 2007
 
Baffled in Boston
3.50
BAFFLED IN BOSTON - VG
Provost, Gary -

Burned-out true-crime writer Scotty Scotland has lost his wife, been ordered by his doctor to give up caffeine,...more
Jun 1996
Sep 11, 2008
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