Results for Mysteries & Thrillers + 1st Books/1st Novels, set in USA

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  • And West Is West
    Ron Childress
    Paperback: 07/05/2016
     
    Winner of the prestigious PEN/Bellwether Prize for Socially Engaged Fiction, And West Is West is an inspired ...
  • Bad Country: A Novel
    CB McKenzie
    Paperback: 06/07/2016
     
    The newest winner of the Tony Hillerman Prize, a debut mystery set in the Southwest starring a former rodeo ...
  • The Mirror Thief
    Martin Seay
    Hardcover: 05/10/2016
     
    Set in three cities in three eras, The Mirror Thief calls to mind David Mitchell and Umberto Eco in its mix of...
  • The Sympathizer
    Viet Thanh Nguyen
    Paperback: 04/12/2016
     
    Winner of 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. A startling debut novel featuring one of the most remarkable ...
  • My Sunshine Away
    M.O. Walsh
    Paperback: 04/05/2016
     
    Acutely wise and deeply honest, it is an astonishing and page-turning debut about the meaning of family, the ...
  • The Never-Open Desert Diner
    James Anderson
    Hardcover: 03/22/2016
     
    A singularly compelling debut novel, about a desert where people go to escape their past, and a truck driver ...
  • A Small Indiscretion: A Novel
    Jan Ellison
    Paperback: 02/09/2016
     
    With the emotional complexity of Everything I Never Told You and the psychological suspense of The Girl on the...

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