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Your Fall Mystery Preview

From page-turning thrillers to tales of espionage, find your perfect crime in these mystery novels that will hit shelves soon!

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    A Slow Fire Burning Book Cover Picture
    A Slow Fire Burning Book Cover Picture

    A Slow Fire Burning

    by Paula Hawkins

    When a young man is found gruesomely murdered in a London houseboat, it triggers questions about three women who knew him. Three women who are—for different reasons—simmering with resentment. Who are, whether they know it or not, burning to right the wrongs done to them. When it comes to revenge, even good people might be capable of terrible deeds.
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    A Slow Fire Burning Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $28.00

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    The Jealousy Man and Other Stories Book Cover Picture
    The Jealousy Man and Other Stories Book Cover Picture

    The Jealousy Man and Other Stories

    by Jo Nesbo

    Famed for his deft characterization, hair-raising suspense and shocking twists, Jo Nesbø’s dexterity with the dark corners of the human heart is on full display in these inventive and enthralling stories. The Jealousy Man is a veritable crime lover’s delight.
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    The Jealousy Man and Other Stories Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $28.95

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    Daughter of the Morning Star Book Cover Picture
    Daughter of the Morning Star Book Cover Picture

    Daughter of the Morning Star

    by Craig Johnson

    When Lolo Long’s niece Jaya begins receiving death threats, Tribal Police Chief Long calls on County Sheriff Walt Longmire for backup. Lolo hopes that having Longmire involved might draw some public attention to the girl’s plight, but with this maneuver she also inadvertently places the good sheriff in a one-on-one with the deadliest adversary he has ever faced in both this world and the next.
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    Daughter of the Morning Star Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $28.00

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    Better Off Dead Book Cover Picture
    Better Off Dead Book Cover Picture

    Better Off Dead

    by Lee Child and Andrew Child

    Jack Reacher is back in a brand-new page-turning thriller from acclaimed #1 bestselling authors Lee Child and Andrew Child. This will be the riskiest job of Reacher’s life and failure is not an option, because in this kind of game, the loser is always better off dead.
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    Better Off Dead Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $28.99

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    Drumsticks Book Cover Picture
    Drumsticks Book Cover Picture

    Drumsticks

    by Charlotte Carter

    In the third book in the Nanette Hayes Mystery series, Nan finds a voodoo doll is bringing her some much needed luck…until the doll’s maker is murdered and Nan is dragged into the investigation.
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    Drumsticks Book Cover Picture

    Paperback
    $16.00

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    The Pilot's Daughter Book Cover Picture
    The Pilot's Daughter Book Cover Picture

    The Pilot’s Daughter

    by Meredith Jaeger

    Inspired by a true Jazz Age murder cold case that captivated the nation, and the fact that more than 72,000 Americans still remain unaccounted for from World War II, The Pilot’s Daughter is a page-turning exploration of the stories we tell ourselves and of how well we can truly know those we love.
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    The Pilot's Daughter Book Cover Picture

    Paperback
    $17.00

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    Hyde Book Cover Picture
    Hyde Book Cover Picture

    Hyde

    by Craig Russell

    From the internationally acclaimed author, a stunning gothic reimagining of the Jekyll and Hyde story in which Captain Edward Hyde, chief detective of Victorian Edinburgh, investigates a gruesome murder that may unmask his own darkest secret.
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    Hyde Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $27.00

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    The Man Who Died Twice Book Cover Picture
    The Man Who Died Twice Book Cover Picture

    The Man Who Died Twice

    by Richard Osman

    Elizabeth, Joyce, Ron, and Ibrahim—the Thursday Murder Club—are still riding high off their recent real-life murder case and are looking forward to a bit of peace and quiet at Cooper’s Chase, their posh retirement village. But they are out of luck. Richard Osman is back with everyone’s favorite mystery-solving quartet, and the second installment is just as clever and warm as the first—an unputdownable, laugh-out-loud pleasure of a read.
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    The Man Who Died Twice Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $26.00

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    Lazarus Book Cover Picture
    Lazarus Book Cover Picture

    Lazarus

    by Lars Kepler

    “One of the best thrillers of the year! Kepler treats us readers to a nonstop roller coaster of suspense, taking us deep into the hearts and minds of perfectly realized characters. And, oh, what a villain! Lazarus is the definition of a one-sitting read!” –Jeffery Deaver, bestselling author of The Goodbye Man
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    Lazarus Book Cover Picture

    Paperback
    $16.95

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    The Burning Book Cover Picture
    The Burning Book Cover Picture

    The Burning

    by Jonathan Kellerman and Jesse Kellerman

    A raging wildfire. A massive blackout. A wealthy man shot to death in his palatial hilltop home. For Clay Edison, it’s all in a day’s work. Then, while at the murder scene, Clay is horrified to discover a link to his brother, Luke. Is his brother a killer? Or could he be the victim in all of this, too? This is Jonathan and Jesse Kellerman at their most affecting and page-turning—a harrowing collision of family, revenge, and murder.
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    The Burning Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $28.99

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    My Sweet Girl Book Cover Picture

    My Sweet Girl

    by Amanda Jayatissa

    Paloma thought her perfect life would begin once she was adopted and made it to America, but she’s about to find out that no matter how far you run, your past always catches up to you…
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    My Sweet Girl Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $26.00

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