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CRIME AND PUNISHMENT

Blood on Snow

Blood on Snow

By JO NESBØ; Translated by NEIL SMITH

The creator of the Harry Hole series places his new standalone novel in the crosshairs of an Oslo contract killer.

Posted by × April 8, 2015 ×

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Suitcase City

Suitcase City

By STERLING WATSON

A sun-soaked detective story finds racially charged drama in the country clubs and cocktail bars of Tampa, Florida.

Posted by × March 25, 2015 ×

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The Whites

The Whites

By RICHARD PRICE (Writing as HARRY BRANDT)

After midnight, an NYPD sergeant and his crew enter the underworld’s lowest depths. Anna Mundow reviews the latest from the author of “Clockers” and a writer of HBO’s “The Wire”.

Posted by × March 9, 2015 ×

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The Marauders

The Marauders

By TOM COOPER

A caper on the Louisiana bayou pits ornery shrimpers against the oil companies who would darken their waters.

Posted by × February 4, 2015 ×

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A Pleasure and a Calling

A Pleasure and a Calling

By PHIL HOGAN

An English gentleman with the keys to every house in town narrates his own obsessive story of revenge.

Posted by × January 14, 2015 ×

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The Revenant: a Novel of Revenge

The Revenant: a Novel of Revenge

By MICHAEL PUNKE

Left for dead, a trapper pursues the men who abandoned him.

Posted by × January 6, 2015 ×

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The Silkworm

The Silkworm

By ROBERT GALBRAITH

Robert Galbraith’s second novel, The Silkworm, arrives free of the sales-boosting intrigue that accompanied its predecessor, The Cuckoo’s Calling. (Never mind that the mystery surrounding the author’s identity was arguably more intriguing than the actual plot.)  This time around, we […]

Posted by × July 14, 2014 ×

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Summer House with Swimming Pool

Summer House with Swimming Pool

By HERMAN KOCH; Translated from the Dutch by SAM GARRETT

The author of The Dinner returns with new horrors, from the surgically sinister mind of a bourgeois physican.

Posted by × June 12, 2014 ×

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All the Birds, Singing

All the Birds, Singing

By EVIE WYLD

A stranger’s arrival disturbs a sheep farm’s isolation.

Posted by × May 6, 2014 ×

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The Lie

The Lie

By HELEN DUNMORE

Ghosts of the past haunt a fragile World War I veteran living on England’s southern coast.

Posted by × April 24, 2014 ×

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The Spinning Heart

The Spinning Heart

By DONAL RYAN

A dark comedy of modern Ireland bears rings of ancient greed, betrayal, and murder.

Posted by × April 2, 2014 ×

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The Deepest Secret

The Deepest Secret

By CARLA BUCKLEY

A family whose lives are choreographed by the demands of an illness find their dance interrupted.

Posted by × March 26, 2014 ×

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The Black-Eyed Blonde

The Black-Eyed Blonde

By BENJAMIN BLACK

The Irish novelist brings Raymond Chandler’s cynical paladin back for an encore.

Posted by × March 20, 2014 ×

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Carthage

Carthage

By JOYCE CAROL OATES

A young woman’s disappearance may have roots in an atrocity of the Iraq War.

Posted by × February 27, 2014 ×

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From the Dead

From the Dead

By MARK BILLINGHAM

On the trail of  a man who should be ten years dead, the victims multiply.

Posted by × February 11, 2014 ×