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  • Her Last Breath: A Kate Burkholder Novel
    Linda Castillo
    Paperback: 07/08/2014
    An extraordinarily beautiful Amish woman, a dangerous femme fatale, is the central figure in a story that ...
  • Ordinary Grace
    William Kent Krueger
    Paperback: 03/04/2014
    Told from Frank's perspective forty years after that fateful summer, Ordinary Grace is a brilliantly moving ...
  • Detroit Shuffle: A Detroit Mystery
    D.E. Johnson
    Paperback: 09/03/2013
    Johnson's immaculate plotting and high-tension writing make for a spellbinding read set in early twentieth-...
  • The Prophet
    Michael Koryta
    Paperback: 08/13/2013
    Michael Koryta, long hailed as one of the best young thriller writers at work today, has written his greatest ...
  • Turn of Mind
    Alice LaPlante
    Paperback: 05/27/2012
    A stunning first novel, both literary and thriller, about a retired surgeon with dementia who clings to bits ...
  • Death of a Thousand Cuts
    Barbara D'Amato
    Paperback: 05/01/2006
    The former residents of The Hawthorne House School for the Treatment of Autistic Children attend the first-...
  • Live Bait
    P.J. Tracy
    Paperback: 04/30/2005
    Filled with intelligent, well-drawn characters, sparkling, snappy dialogue, and razor-sharp plotting, P. J. ...

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