09 Apr 2020

Category: Mystery

Mystery

A Death in Summer: A Novel (Quirke) 

One of The Chicago Tribune’s Best Reads of 2011 One of Dublin’s most powerful men meets a violent end— and an acknowledged master of crime fiction delivers his most gripping novel yet On a sweltering summer afternoon, newspaper tycoon Richard Jewell—known to his many enemies…

Mystery

Dry County: A Novel 

A dark vision of American religion and politics, Dry County is a portrait of a man willing to do anything to hold on to his power—including murder. Richard Weatherford is a successful small-town preacher in the Arkansas Ozarks. He’s a proud husband and father of…

Mystery

The Inugami Curse (Pushkin Vertigo) 

A fiendish classic murder mystery, from one of Japan’s greatest crime writers, featuring the country’s best-loved detective In 1940s Japan, the wealthy head of the Inugami clan dies, and his family eagerly await the reading of the will. But no sooner are its strange details…

Mystery

The Honjin Murders (Pushkin Vertigo) 

One of Japan’s greatest classic murder mysteries, introducing their best loved detective, translated into English for the first time In the winter of 1937, the village of Okamura is abuzz with excitement over the forthcoming wedding of a son of the grand Ichiyanagi family. But…

Mystery

Angelica’s Grotto (Bloomsbury Paperbacks) 

Angelica’s Grotto is a pornographic website into which seventy-two-year-old art historian Harold Klein wanders one evening. Klein, a walking catalogue of infirmities, known to medical consultants as ‘he who declines to hop the twig’, may not be up to much physically but there’s a lot…

Action & Adventure

Lost 

Miami just got a lot more dangerous — especially for one innocent young woman running for her life. The city of Miami is Detective Tom Moon’s back yard. He’s always kept it local, attending University of Miami on a football scholarship, and, as a Miami…

Genre Fiction

Above the Bay of Angels: A Novel 

“…Sweeping and intimate, warm and gripping. I loved it!” —Louise Penny, #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Chief Inspector Gamache novels A single twist of fate puts a servant girl to work in Queen Victoria’s royal kitchen, setting off a suspenseful, historical mystery…

Mystery

The Names of the Dead 

They locked him up. Now he’s out—for revenge. Former CIA officer James ‘Wes’ Wesley paid the ultimate price for his patriotism when he was locked up in a French jail for an anti-terror operation gone wrong—abandoned by the Agency he served, shunned by his colleagues…