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Odd Thomas (Odd Thomas, #1)
3.88
Odd (yes, really) Thomas is a short-order cook who sees dead people. He also sees bodachs, noncorporeal voyeurs that flock to incipient violence, part ...more
Oct 2013
Sep 29, 2013
 
The Affair of the Mutilated Mink (Burford Family Mysteries, #2)
3.86
A budding movie buff, the Earl of Burford is delighted to have his stately home overrun for a weekend by an entourage of Hollywood’s finest (not to me ...more
Jul 13, 2012
Jul 11, 2012
 
Naked in Death (In Death, #1)
4.12
Lt. Eve Dallas has just finished exterminating a baby-stabbing lunatic when she is summoned to another horrific crime scene: a high-class prostitute, ...more
May 20, 2015
May 19, 2015
 
Heat Rises (Nikki Heat, #3)
3.92
A priest’s death in a seedy brothel catapults hard-boiled NYPD detective Nikki Heat into a labyrinthine conspiracy full of political radicals, dirty c ...more
Nov 19, 2011
Nov 19, 2011
 
And Then There Was No One
3.21
This final entry in Gilbert Adair’s postmodern Agatha Christie homage trilogy starring the relentlessly quirky Evadne Mount stretches the rules of the ...more
Mar 08, 2012
Mar 06, 2012
 
The Weed That Strings the Hangman's Bag (Flavia de Luce, #2)
3.98
Flavia de Luce, the phenomenally morbid eleven-year-old chemistry prodigy, manages to insert herself into another murder investigation in her sleepy v ...more
Nov 06, 2013
Nov 04, 2013
 
Little Face (Spilling CID, #1)
3.43
After a difficult birth, Alice finally ventures out of the house, only to find on her return that the infant in the nursery is not hers. Everyone chal ...more
May 27, 2013
May 26, 2013
 
Ghost Story (The Dresden Files,  #13)
4.24
Harry Dresden, Chicago’s only professional wizard, thought things would be simpler after he died. Rather than a straight shot up or down, though, he f ...more
Jul 28, 2011
Jul 28, 2011
 
Dead Man's Puzzle (Puzzle Lady, #10)
3.72
With her cruciverbalist niece Sherry on her honeymoon, Cora Felton is just hoping to lie low and maintain the fiction that she herself is the grandmot ...more
May 2012
May 01, 2012
 
Garment of Shadows (Mary Russell, #12)
3.86
A young woman awakens in a strange room in Morocco with blood on her hands and no idea who she is. Fortunately for her, she happens to be Mary Russell ...more
Sep 28, 2012
Sep 27, 2012
 
The Sudoku Puzzle Murders (Puzzle Lady, #9)
3.49
Although Cora Felton, the famous Puzzle Lady, secretly relies upon her niece Sherry for all matters crossword-related, she is actually a sudoku wizard ...more
May 19, 2012
May 20, 2012
 
Where There's a Will (Nero Wolfe, #8)
4.01
The famous Hawthorne sisters come to Nero Wolfe with a sticky situation: their brother Noel has just died and willed his fortune to his mistress, leav ...more
Nov 12, 2014
Nov 10, 2014
 
Dawn's Early Light (Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences, #3)
3.95
Both Books and Braun, the highly unconventional but effective agents of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences, have evolved considerably since book one ...more
Nov 19, 2014
Nov 16, 2014
 
I Am Half-Sick of Shadows (Flavia De Luce, #4)
4.08
Flavia de Luce, the morbid eleven-year-old whose knack for chemistry is matched only by her genius for detection, has spent months formulating enough ...more
May 18, 2014
May 17, 2014
 
Speaking from Among the Bones (Flavia de Luce, #5 )
4.18
Flavia de Luce, the chemistry prodigy and murder enthusiast who has yet to hit her twelfth birthday five books into the series, is thrilled by the upc ...more
Aug 19, 2014
Aug 15, 2014
 
The Late Scholar (Lord Peter Wimsey/Harriet Vane, #4)
3.65
To his surprise, Lord Peter learns that his ducal duties include settling disputes at the Oxford college of St. Severin's. They are ferociously divide ...more
Aug 31, 2014
Aug 30, 2014
 
Frozen Heat (Nikki Heat, #4)
3.98
A frozen corpse and a cold case get an icy detective in hot water in this fourth tie-in to the TV show Castle. When a bizarre death is linked to her m ...more
Oct 11, 2012
Oct 09, 2012
 
When Shadows Fall (Dr. Samantha Owens #3)
4.06
After a period of great personal trauma, forensic pathologist Dr. Sam Owens is delighted to settle into a nice, quiet life in academe. However, the we ...more
Mar 22, 2015
Mar 20, 2015
 
Mr. Churchill's Secretary (Maggie Hope, #1)
3.62
Maggie Hope is a mathematical genius, but thanks to the rampant sexism of the 1940s her best chance at helping the war effort is not cracking codes at ...more
Apr 17, 2015
Apr 16, 2015
 
Pirate King (Mary Russell, #11)
3.41
After a stressful few months battling mad cultists and conspirators, Mary Russell (Sherlock Holmes’ partner in all senses of the word) is looking forw ...more
Sep 14, 2011
Sep 10, 2011
 
To Dwell in Darkness (Duncan Kincaid & Gemma James, #16)
4.10
In the middle of St. Pancras Station, a man sets off a grenade that incinerates him. His fellow protesters insist it was only supposed to be a smoke b ...more
Dec 12, 2014
Dec 11, 2014
 
Reconstructing Amelia
3.79
Kate is a high-powered New York City lawyer who also happens to be a doting single mother to the gifted and dutiful Amelia. She is shocked when her da ...more
Jul 19, 2014
Jul 15, 2014
 
The Sound of Broken Glass (Duncan Kincaid & Gemma James, #15)
4.03
It is Detective Superintendent Duncan Kincaid's turn to babysit their emotionally fragile adopted daughter, but he finds time to help his wife, Detect ...more
Apr 02, 2013
Mar 29, 2013
 
A Room Swept White (Spilling CID, #5)
3.33
Fliss occupies the bottommost rung of Binary Star until her boss, the sexy a**hole Laurie, calls her in and demands she take over the company. The onl ...more
Jan 11, 2014
Jan 06, 2014
 
Cold Days (The Dresden Files, #14)
4.51
Harry Dresden is a freshly resurrected wizard whose first job for his new boss, a thoroughly crazy faerie queen, is to kill her equally psychotic daug ...more
Dec 02, 2012
Dec 02, 2012
 
Miss Pym Disposes
3.98
Lucy Pym, having recently written a well-regarded book on psychology, is invited by her old school chum to lecture at Leys Physical Training College. ...more
Jan 24, 2013
Jan 21, 2013
 
To Love and Be Wise (Inspector Alan Grant, #4)
3.99
The little English village of Salcott St. Mary already has its share of artistic eccentrics, so the gorgeous American photographer Leslie Searle easil ...more
Dec 28, 2012
Dec 26, 2012
 
Dark Places
3.90
When she was seven, Libby's family was butchered while she hid in a closet. Her brother Ben was convicted of the crime based on her testimony and very ...more
Mar 07, 2013
Mar 04, 2013
 
World of Trouble (The Last Policeman, #3)
4.06
With a week to go until the world is annihilated by an asteroid, all Henry Palace wants to do is track down his kid sister, Nico. Accompanied by his l ...more
Jul 20, 2014
Jul 19, 2014
 
The Janus Affair (Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences, #2)
4.13
Although hypothetically sequestered in the Archives of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences, the aggressive Eliza Braun and her deceptively studious p ...more
Aug 07, 2012
Aug 03, 2012
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