By Sammi Carter
Abby Shaw has back to her homeland of Paradise, Colorado--leaving at the back of a profession in company legislation and a dishonest husband--to take over her aunt's sweet store, Divinity. yet her candy new existence speedy turns bitter while a fellow service provider dies in a fireplace. With all clues pointing to arson--and Abby's brother because the #1 suspect--she needs to sink her tooth into discovering the killer.
By J. D. Robb
J. D. Robb’s In demise novels were praised as “Law & Order: SVU—in the longer term” (Entertainment Weekly). Now, jointly in a single quantity, 3 tales that focus Lieutenant Eve Dallas doing what she does most sensible: fixing crime with ability, integrity, and keenness…
“Eternity in loss of life”
A seductive killer is luring in sufferers with a promise of the impossible—immortality. Eve Dallas needs to strip away the fable to capture the coldhearted madman.
“Ritual in demise”
Eve is plunged into the violent aftermath of a ritualistic murder—and into the brain of an alleged witness who can’t keep in mind a specific thing to save lots of his lifestyles.
“Missing in dying”
When a girl disappears from aboard a brand new York urban ferry, it’s a case that purely Eve Dallas can solve—because the girl didn’t bounce and but she’s now not on board…
By G. A. McKevett
Savannah Reid can have a number of additional curves on her full-figured physique, yet that hasn't stopped her from turning into one among California's such a lot winning deepest investigators. Her most modern case places her sizzling at the path of a shady weight-loss therapist who is made a killing treating―and cheating―his obese sufferers. The query is, did he kill his spouse, too? Pound for pound, this is often shaping as much as be one in all Savannah's hardest instances ever. yet she'd greater locate the killer soon...or else the our bodies will simply preserve piling up.
By Janet Evanovich
Alexandra (Barney) Barnaby roars onto the Miami seashore scene in scorching pursuit of her lacking child brother, "Wild" invoice. depart it to the maverick of the kinfolk to get Barney concerned with high-speed motor vehicle chases, a look for sunken treasure, and Sam Hooker, a NASCAR driving force who’s solid at revving a woman's engine.
Engaged in a dangerous race, invoice has "borrowed" Hooker's sixty-five-foot Hatteras and sailed off into the sunset...just while Hooker has plans for the boat. Hooker figures he will connect himself to Barney and perhaps run into scumbag invoice. and higher but, probably he will get fortunate in love with Bill's sweetie pie sister.
The pedal should visit steel if Barney and Hooker are looking to be the 1st to move the end line, shop invoice, Hooker's boat...and possibly the world.
By Cleo Coyle
Clare Cosi's daughter, pleasure, is interning-and falling- for a best big apple chef whilst his kitchen turns cutthroat, and pleasure turns into a homicide suspect. Clare is familiar with she needs to capture the true killer-even if it lands her within the most well-liked water of her life.
By Jenn McKinlay
Melanie Cooper and Angie DeLaura's Fairy story Cupcakes bakery is gearing up for Valentine's Day. regrettably a person has iced Baxter Malloy on his first date with Mel's mom. Now Mom's a suspect, and Mel and Angie have to locate time round frosting to dig into the man's shady prior and realize who served him his simply muffins.
By Leslie Meier
"Mothers all over the place will determine with Lucy Stone and the family difficulties she encounters." --Publishers Weekly
whilst her part-time reporting gig offers Lucy the chance to wait a Boston newspaper convention, she seems ahead to the holiday from household bliss. yet upon leaving Tinker's Cove, she fast discovers that by myself time might be type of. . .lonely. And in among libel workshops and panel discussions, Lucy takes a guilt journey. She feels bad that she will not be domestic to aid her husband have a good time Father's Day.
But while Luther Read--head of an almost bankrupt newspaper dynasty--suddenly drops lifeless, Lucy has different issues to consider. homicide, for example. She's now not deciding to buy the speculation that Luther died of an bronchial asthma assault. the guy simply had too many enemies. regularly the intrepid snoop, Lucy vows to enquire. yet she can not help puzzling over if her identify will turn out on a byline--or in an obit. . .
"I like Lucy Stone much, and so will readers." --Carolyn Hart
Leslie Meier writes with sparkle and warmth." --Chicago Sun-Times
"A actually American model of the English cozy." --Tulsa World
By Sue Ann Jaffarian
The sight of the blood lined fangs exploded from her deep reminiscence like a ball
through a plate glass window. the fellow had bitten Bobby, torn into him like a barbequed rib at the Fourth of July.
Vampires. Vam-pires. actual live―er, useless (undead?)―bloodsucking vampires, residing within the urban of Angels. Madison Rose, a street-smart twenty-something waitress may by no means have believed it―until a vampire thwarts a vicious assault opposed to her through showing within the nick of time and completing off her assailant in a single tasty bite.
Madison has been kept through the vampires―or has she? She learns that girls were going lacking; their dead our bodies turning up tired of blood. Now the assassin is after her. because the violence escalates, Madison, LAPD Detective Notchey, and a cadre of appealing and hazardous vampires look for the genuine killer―while Madison retains a cautious eye at the skittish and thirsty vampires. Will she live to tell the tale to determine the sunshine of day?
"Like Stuart Kaminsky, Jaffarian juggles her franchises deftly, giving each one a different voice and attraction. Her most recent sequence kickoff can be her top but, mixing supernatural attractive with down-to-earth sassy."―Kirkus Reviews
"Though Madison isn't any Sookie Stackhouse, she's certainly a keeper."―Publishers Weekly
"It will doubtless attract many paranormal secret lovers. . .[Murder in Vein] is suggested for its likable characters and exciting plot."―Library Journal
"Sue Ann Jaffarian by no means fails to make me giggle together with her 3 secret sequence starring paralegal Odelia gray, ghost Granny Apples, and now Murder in Vein, starring pleasant, and not-so-friendly, local vampires."―Joanne Fluke, New York Times bestselling writer of the Hannah Swensen Mysteries
"Thrilling, suspenseful, and darkly humorous, homicide in Vein will depart you thirsting for extra during this tremendous new series."―Kelli Stanley, writer of City of Dragons
"Sue Ann Jaffarian has extra her personal inimitable type to the city myth style. Murder in Vein is quick, enjoyable and, because the conceal notes, deliciously fang-in-cheek!"―Jeanne C. Stein, bestselling writer of the Anna robust Chronicles
"Luminescent within the evening fog, Murder in Vein calls to the reader to return besides its made up our minds protagonist Madison Rose down a street fraught with homicide, chills, humor and downright attractive undead suspects. This story of risky issues that pass bump within the evening via Sue Ann Jaffarian makes for a enjoyable and fascinating read."―Gary Phillips, writer of The Underbelly
By Jennifer Crusie
Nell Dysart's in trouble.Weighed down via an inexplicable divorce and a lack of urge for food for every thing, Nell is sleepwalking via lifestyles until eventually her ally finagles a role for her with a shabby little detective corporation that has plenty of capability and a chairman who appears effortless to manage.Gabe McKenna isn't really doing too good, both. His detective corporation is losing time on a blackmail case, his accomplice has determined he hates staring at dishonest spouses for cash, and his ex-wife has simply dumped him . . . back. the single factor that1s going his means is that his new secretary appears effective, uninteresting, and biddable.But seems will be deceiving, and shortly Nell and Gabe are squaring off over embezzlement, company playing cards, vandalism, dog-napping, blackmail, chinese language nutrients, unprofessional intercourse, and very gruesome place of work furnishings, all of which develop into the least in their difficulties. simply because presently after that, anyone begins killing humans. and soon after that, they begin falling in love.Jennifer Crusie's speedy ladies will preserve you guessing, giggling, rooting for Nell and Gabe (and hoping that Gabe's cousin Riley wins their bet!).AUTHORBIO: Jennifer Crusie is the united states this present day and long island occasions Bestselling writer of inform Me Lies, loopy for You, and Welcome to Temptation.She teaches writing at Ohio kingdom collage and lives in Columbus, Ohio.
By Tess Gerritsen
NEW YORK occasions BESTSELLER • From Tess Gerritsen, bestselling writer of the Rizzoli & Isles sequence, her lovely first thriller!
A attractive younger woman’s corpse is located dumped in a garbage-strewn alley. Now specified by the workplace of health worker Kat Novak is an unidentified physique that betrays no secrets—except for a matchbook clutched in a single stiff hand, seven numbers scrawled inside of. whilst a moment sufferer is came across, Kat starts off to worry serial killer is stalking the streets, utilizing a dangerous drug to do his soiled paintings. The police are skeptical. The mayor won’t pay attention. one of many town’s so much famous voters, with a lacking daughter of his personal, is usually Kat’s leader suspect. because the dying toll rises, Kat races to reveal a dangerous predator who's shut sufficient to the touch her.
Praise for Tess Gerritsen
“[The writer] has a knack for growing nice characters and mysterious plots that appear elementary but additionally dazzle with complexity and twists.”—Associated Press
“[Gerritsen] has an mind's eye that permits her to conjure up depths of human habit so darkish and scary that she makes Edgar Allan Poe and H. P. Lovecraft appear like goody-two-shoes.”—Chicago Tribune
“One of the main flexible voices in mystery fiction today.”—The windfall Journal
Previously released as Peggy Sue acquired Murdered