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Murder on the Orient Express

Hercule Poirot #10

by Agatha Christie

THE MOST WIDELY READ MYSTERY OF ALL TIMENOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE DIRECTED BY KENNETH BRANAGH AND PRODUCED BY RIDLEY SCOTT!

 

“The murderer is with us—on the train now . . .”

 

Just after midnight, the...


Cain His Brother: A William Monk Novel

William Monk & Hester Latterly #6

by Anne Perry

"A TRIUMPH . . . A model of the richness and subtleties of relationships, characters, and story construction."

--Chicago Sun-Times

In his family life, Angus Stonefield had been gentle and loving; in business,...


Bryant & May and the Bleeding Heart: A Peculiar Crimes Unit Mystery

Bryant and May, Peculiar Crimes Unit #11

by Christopher Fowler

NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST MYSTERIES OF THE YEAR BY THE SEATTLE TIMES • London’s wiliest detectives, Arthur Bryant and John May, are on the case in this fiendishly clever mystery. And when a cemetery becomes...


The Pierced Heart: A Novel

Charles Maddox #4

by Lynn Shepherd

The shadow of Bram Stoker’s Dracula looms large over the darkest mystery yet faced by Victorian detective Charles Maddox—as the acclaimed author of The Solitary House and A Fatal Likeness once again pays...


Mrs. Jeffries Weeds the Plot

Mrs. Jeffries Victorian Mysteries #15

by Emily Brightwell

A Mrs. Jeffries Mystery

She keeps house for Inspector Witherspoon...and keeps him on his toes.  Everyone's awed by his Scotland Yard successes—but they don't know about his secret weapon.  No matter how messy...


Taken at the Flood: Hercule Poirot Investigates

Hercule Poirot #27

by Agatha Christie

In Agatha Christie’s classic puzzler Taken at the Flood, the indefatigable Hercule Poiroit investigates the troubling case of a twice-widowed woman.

A few weeks after marrying an attractive widow, Gordon Cloade...


Moriarty

by Anthony Horowitz

The game is once again afoot in this thrilling mystery from the bestselling author of The House of Silk, sanctioned by the Conan Doyle estate, which explores what really happened when Sherlock Holmes and his...


In the Dark Places

Inspector Banks #22

by Peter Robinson

Published in the United Kingdom and Canada as Abattoir Blues

Louise Penny calls In the Dark Places "brilliant." Tess Gerritsen says it's "thrilling." And Michael Connelly describes Peter Robinson as "amazing."...


A Dangerous Place

Maisie Dobbs #11

by Jacqueline Winspear

Four years after she set sail from England, leaving everything she most loved behind, Maisie Dobbs at last returns, only to find herself in a dangerous place . . .  

In Jacqueline Winspear‘s  powerful story...


The Unbearable Lightness of Scones

44 Scotland Street #5

by Alexander McCall Smith

44 SCOTLAND STREET - Book 5

The residents and neighbors of 44 Scotland Street and the city of Edinburgh come to vivid life in these gently satirical, wonderfully perceptive serial novels, featuring six-year-old...


Blood on the Water

William Monk & Hester Latterly #20

by Anne Perry

As her New York Times bestselling novels always remind us, Anne Perry is a matchless guide to both the splendor and the shame of the British Empire at the height of its influence. In her twentieth William Monk...


Sunshine on Scotland Street

44 Scotland Street #8

by Alexander McCall Smith

44 SCOTLAND STREET - Book 8

The residents and neighbors of 44 Scotland Street and the city of Edinburgh come to vivid life in these gently satirical, wonderfully perceptive serial novels, featuring six-year-old...


Mrs. Jeffries Takes the Cake

Mrs. Jeffries Victorian Mysteries #13

by Emily Brightwell

Meet the inspector and Mrs. Jeffries--in a delightful mystery series set in Victorian England--and featuring the most charming characters ever to crack a case.

The evidence was all there: a dead body, two dessert...


Mrs. Jeffries Forges Ahead

Mrs. Jeffries Victorian Mysteries #28

by Emily Brightwell

Arlette Montrose Banfield angered many marriageable women when she snagged the handsome Lewis Banfield-but were they angry enough to poison her? Mrs. Jeffries doesn't mind getting her hands dirty to uncover...


One, Two, Buckle my Shoe

Hercule Poirot #22

by Agatha Christie

The meticulous detective Hercule Poirot suspects the worst of the death of a dentist in this classic mystery by Queen of Whodunits, Agatha Christie.

Even the great detective Hercule Poirot harbored a deep and...


The Beekeeper's Apprentice

by Laurie R. King

The Twentieth-Anniversary Edition of the First Novel of the Acclaimed Mary Russell Series by Edgar Award–Winning Author Laurie R. King.

An Agatha Award Best Novel Nominee • Named One of the Century's Best...


Murder on the Moor

Rex Graves #4

by C.S. Challinor

When barrister Rex Graves invites a group of friends to Gleneagle Lodge, he doesn’t anticipate the arrival of an old flame—much less a dead body or serial killer. Rex’s houseguest and colleague Alistair,...


The Revenant of Thraxton Hall

by Vaughn Entwistle

Arthur Conan Doyle has just killed off Sherlock Holmes in "The Final Problem," and he immediately becomes one of the most hated men in London. So when he is contacted by a medium "of some renown" and asked to...


Mrs. Jeffries Questions the Answer

Mrs. Jeffries Victorian Mysteries #11

by Emily Brightwell

Mrs. Jeffries and Inspector Witherspoon investigate the murder of a woman who had no shortage of enemies in this novel in the New York Times bestselling Victorian Mystery series.

Hannah Cameron was not well-liked,...


Death of a Policeman

Hamish Macbeth #30

by M. C. Beaton

From the author of the Agatha Raisin television series...DEATH OF A POLICEMAN: A Hamish Macbeth MysteryLocal police stations all over the Scottish Highlands are being threatened with closure. This presents the...