Edgar Awards
2015
Mr. Mercedes : a novel
Click to search this book in our catalog   by Stephen King
Publishers Weekly In this suspenseful crime thriller from megaseller King (Doctor Sleep), ex-detective Bill Hodges is settling badly into his retir...More
2015
Dry bones in the valley : a novel
Click to search this book in our catalog   by Tom Bouman
Publishers Weekly Although set in northeastern Pennsylvania, Bouman's outstanding debut has the feel of a western. Officer Henry Farrell became ...More
 
2015
The secret history of Las Vegas : a novel
 by Chris Abani
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2015
Tinseltown Murder, Morphine, and Madness at the Birth of Hollywood.
 by William J. Mann
Publishers Weekly Many readers will come away from this stellar and gripping true-crime narrative utterly convinced by Mann's solution to the uns...More
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2015
Poe-land : the hallowed haunts of edgar allan poe.
Click to search this book in our catalog   by J. W. Ocker
2015
Greenglass House
Click to search this book in our catalog   by Kate Milford ; with illustrations by Jaime Zollars
 
2015
The art of secrets
 by James Klise
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2015
The stranger you know
 Jane Casey
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2014
Ordinary Grace
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2014
One Came Home
Click to search this book in our catalog   by Amy Timberlake
Book list To find out what really happened to her purportedly dead sister, sharpshooting 13-year-old Georgie Burkhardt and her sister's one-time ...More
 
2014
Ketchup Clouds
 by Annabel Pitcher
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2014
America Is Elsewhere: The Noir Tradition in the Age of Consumer Culture
 by Erik Dussere
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2014
The Hour of Peril: The Secret Plot to Murder Lincoln Before the Civil War
Click to search this book in our catalog   by Daniel Stashower
Book list *Starred Review* Some of President Lincoln's associates and some historians have questioned if the supposed conspiracy to assassinate h...More
2014
The Wicked Girls
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2014
Red Sparrow: A Novel
 Red Sparrow: A Novel
Book list *Starred Review* Many spy novelists, including Ian Fleming and John le Carre, actually worked as intelligence agents. Add to that list Jaso...More
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2013
Code Name Verity
 by Elizabeth Wein
Book list *Starred Review* If you pick up this book, it will be some time before you put your dog-eared, tear-stained copy back down. Wein succeeds o...More
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2013
Live by Night: (Coughlin, Book 2)
Click to search this book in our catalog   by Dennis Lehane
2013
The Expats: A Novel
Click to search this book in our catalog   by Chris Pavone
Library Journal Former CIA agent Kate is enjoying the expat life in Luxembourg until she gets suspicious of some acquaintances. "Brilliant, in...More
 
2013
The Last Policeman: A Novel (The Last Policeman Trilogy)
 by Ben Winters
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2013
Midnight in Peking: How the Murder of a Young Englishwoman Haunted the Last Days of Old China
 by Paul French
Book list Edward Werner was a noted sinologist and a former British consul living in Peking. His status as a resident foreigner when his daughter was...More
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2014
The Scientific Sherlock Holmes: Cracking the Case with Science and Forensics
Click to search this book in our catalog   by James O'Brien
Publishers Weekly O'Brien, emeritus distinguished professor of chemistry at Missouri State University, delves deep into the science behind Sher...More
2013
The Quick Fix (Big Splash)
Click to search this book in our catalog   by Jack Ferraiolo
School Library Journal Gr 6-8-Seventh-grader Matt Stevens is in demand as a private eye. Melissa Scott, a respected cheerleader, hires him to find ...More
 
2012
The Silence of Murder
 by Dandi Daley Mackall
School Library Journal Gr 8 Up-After her autistic brother is accused of murdering the town's beloved baseball coach, 16-year-old Hope Long deter...More
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2012
Gone
 by Mo Hayder
Publishers Weekly A carjacking goes from bad to horrifying in Hayder's gripping fifth thriller featuring Bristol Det. Insp. Jack Caffery and Sg...More
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2012
Bent Road
Click to search this book in our catalog   by Lori Roy
Library Journal After the Chicago riots of 1967, Arthur and Celia Scott move their family back to Arthur's boyhood home in rural Kansas in sear...More
2012
The Company Man
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Book list *Starred Review* Bennett does the seemingly impossible here. He's written an alternate-history novel that measures up in every respect ...More
 
2012
Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President
 by Candice Millard
Library Journal Millard (The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey) presents a dual biography of the 20th U.S. President and his...More
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2012
On Conan Doyle: Or, The Whole Art of Storytelling (Writers on Writers)
 by Michael Dirda
Publishers Weekly Though most people could pick Sherlock Holmes out of a crowd, not many could craft such a spirited and personal account of the gr...More
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2011
Rogue Island (Liam Mulligan)
Click to search this book in our catalog   Rogue Island (Liam Mulligan)
Library Journal In DeSilva's impressive first novel, Liam Mulligan, an investigative reporter for a Providence newspaper, is faced with arson f...More
2011
The Lock Artist: A Novel
Click to search this book in our catalog   by Steve Hamilton
Publishers Weekly At the start of this offbeat thriller from Edgar-winner Hamilton (A Stolen Season and six other titles in the Alex McKnight PI se...More
 
2011
Long Time Coming
 by Robert Goddard
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