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  • Murder at Kingscote

    Book 8 - A Gilded Newport Mystery
    **For fans of HBO’sThe Gilded Age, explore the dark side of the alluring world of America’s 19th century elite in this gripping series of riveting mysteries…In late nineteenth-century Newport, Rhode Island, journalist Emma Cross discovers the newest form of transportation has become the newest type of murder weapon . . .**On a clear July day in 1899, the salty ocean breeze along Bellevue Avenue ... Read more

    $10.89 CAD

  • The Snake, the Crocodile, and the Dog

    Book 7 - Amelia Peabody
    The 19th-century Egyptologist must rescue her kidnapped husband, find the culprit, and save her marriage in this delightful seventh adventure for beloved heroine Amelia Peabody.With Nefret, now a ward of Amelia and Emerson, and Ramses at home pursuing their studies, the couple returns to Amarna in 1898 for a dig that promises to be just like old times. The trip turns out to be more like old times ... Read more

    $11.99 CAD $2.99 CAD

  • Murder in the Eternal City

    Book 16 - Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries
    When I agree to take my family to visit Grenville in his villa near Rome, I hardly imagine that I immediately will become embroiled in mystery and mayhem. James Denis has requested that I purchase an antique from a collector, one Conte de Luca. Before I can approach this count, I am recruited by a Roman a man to help rescue his daughter from a cool aristocrat, and then asked to solve a murder of ... Read more

    $4.99 CAD


  • The Quest

    A Western Trio

    by Max Brand ...
    Three thrilling tales from one of the masters of frontier fiction!In Paradise Al,” Brand tells the first of two stories about Paradise Al, a drifter and rambler who has been riding the rails when he jumps off a passenger train just outside of town. He’s caught and thrown in jail, but his resemblance to the Pendletons, a local family, gets him out. Suddenly Al is caught in the middle of the ... Read more

    $16.99 CAD $1.99 CAD

  • The Letter Home

    The gripping, heartwrenching novel of a mother and daughter cruelly separated from the No. 1 bestselling author

    She had left behind everything she loved to forge a future for the one she treasured most...A dangerous journey from Ireland to America. A mother's sacrifice for her baby daughter. A long-held family secret. Inspired by heartbreaking true events, the powerful, unforgettable new novel f****rom the Number One bestselling author of THE PAPER BRACELET and THE AMERICAN GIRL.'Beautifully written... tugs ... Read more

    $3.99 CAD $0.99 CAD

  • The Librarian of Crooked Lane

    by C.J. Archer ...
    Book 1 - The Glass Library
    A librarian with a mysterious past, a war hero with a secret, and the heist of a magic painting. THE LIBRARIAN OF CROOKED LANE is an intriguing new fantasy from C.J. Archer, the USA Today bestselling author of the Glass and Steele series.Librarian Sylvia Ashe knows nothing about her past, having grown up without a father and a mother who refused to discuss him. When she stumbles upon a diary that ... Read more

    $4.99 CAD


  • A Rip Through Time

    A Novel

    In this series debut from New York Times bestselling author Kelley Armstrong, a modern-day homicide detective finds herself in Victorian Scotland—in an unfamiliar body—with a killer on the loose."A great read." —Charlaine HarrisMAY 20, 2019: Homicide detective Mallory Atkinson is in Edinburgh to be with her dying grandmother. While out on a jog one evening, Mallory hears a woman in distress. She’s ... Read more

    $15.99 CAD

  • Framed in Fire

    A Lane Winslow Mystery

    by Iona Whishaw ...
    Book 9 - The Lane Winslow Mysteries
    An April 2022 Loan Stars Top 10A shallow grave, a missing person, and near-fatal arson keep Lane, Darling, and the Nelson police on high alert in the latest mystery in this Globe and Mail bestselling series.It’s early spring 1948 and Lane arrives in New Denver to find that her friend, Peter Barisoff, is not at home. Instead, in a nearby meadow, she encounters Tom, an Indigenous man in search of ... Read more

    $8.09 CAD

  • Murder at the Dressmaker's Salon

    by C.J. Archer ...
    Book 4 - Cleopatra Fox Mysteries
    As fashion designer to London’s elite, she had an eye for detail and a flare for the dramatic. But there’s nothing stylish about her cold-blooded murder.With the social season just around the corner, the women in Cleo’s family are having new outfits made by the most sought-after designer in the city. Madame Poitiers is bold, self-absorbed and not French, despite her claims.When Cleo stumbles on ... Read more

    $5.99 CAD

  • Murder at the Debutante Ball

    by C.J. Archer ...
    Book 5 - Cleopatra Fox Mysteries
    In this 5th installment of the bestselling mystery series, Cleopatra Fox gets entangled in a web of betrayal and blackmail that leaves the high society matchmakers scandalized.When a notorious cad is bludgeoned to death with a candlestick in the library at the most important ball of the London social season, Cleo finds herself in the prime position to solve the crime. After all, she stumbled ... Read more

    $5.99 CAD


  • Murder Most Fair

    Book 5 - A Verity Kent Mystery
    All is far from quiet on the home front in USA Today bestselling author Anna Lee Huber’s captivating mystery series, in which former Secret Service agent Verity Kent receives a visitor—who is being trailed by a killer . . .*November 1919.*A relaxing few weeks by the seaside with her husband, Sidney, could almost convince Verity Kent that life has returned to the pleasant rhythm of pre-war days. ... Read more

    $3.99 CAD

  • Ruler of the Night

    by David Morrell ...
    Book 3 - Thomas and Emily De Quincey
    The notorious Opium-Eater returns in the sensational climax to David Morrell's acclaimed Victorian mystery trilogy.The railway has irrevocably altered English society, effectively changing geography and fueling the industrial revolution by shortening distances between cities: a whole day's journey can now be covered in a matter of hours. People marvel at their new freedom.But train travel brings ... Read more

    $8.99 CAD $2.99 CAD

  • Peril in Paris

    by Rhys Bowen ...
    Book 16 - A Royal Spyness Mystery
    Georgie is back with an all-new mystery to solve in the New York Times bestselling Royal Spyness series. ... Read more

    $16.99 CAD


  • The Storm Girl

    The gripping new historical novel from the USA Today bestselling author of The Girl from Bletchley Park and The Forgotten Secret.A heartbreaking choice. A secret kept for centuries.1784. When Esther Harris’s father hurts his back, she takes over his role helping smugglers hide contraband in the secret cellar in their pub. But when the free traders’ ships are trapped in the harbour, a battle betwee ... Read more

    $3.99 CAD $0.99 CAD

  • L'Affaire des Corps sans Tête (T.1)

    Book 1 - Les enquêtes de Victor Dauterive
    On découvre des cadavres dans la Seine, nus et la tête coupée. Malgré l'émoi populaire, Victor Dauterive, jeune officier de la nouvelle Gendarmerie n'a guère le temps de s'en préoccuper : Lafayette, son mentor, l'a chargé d'arrêter Marat, ce dangereux agitateur qui appelle au meurtre des aristocrates. Mais la mission tourne vite au cauchemar.Les vainqueurs de la Bastille sont-ils de vrais ... Read more

    $8.99 CAD $4.99 CAD

  • The Midwife's Secret

    A girl gone missing and a family secret in this gripping, heartbreaking historical fiction story for 2022

    by Emily Gunnis ...
    The gripping, heartwrenching story of a girl gone missing and an innocent, accused woman who holds the key to a family secret, f****rom the global bestselling author of THE GIRL IN THE LETTER.'Hugely addictive, full of twists, turns and betrayal' Heat'I really loved it! Tense, emotionally charged' Jenny Ashcroft'Spellbindingly good! Heartbreak, intrigue, mystery *****' Real reader</st... ... Read more

    $3.99 CAD $0.99 CAD

  • The Medici Manuscript

    by C.J. Archer ...
    Book 2 - The Glass Library
    One book can change your life.Finding an old manuscript in the attic has always been a fantasy of Sylvia’s. She just never expected the fantasy to come true, or for it to lead her to answers about her mysterious family.The silver clasps binding the pages contain rare magic – the same magic that might run through Sylvia’s veins. To discover a link to her ancestors means understanding the book ... Read more

    $5.99 CAD


  • Murder in the Drawing Room

    by C.J. Archer ...
    Book 3 - Cleopatra Fox Mysteries
    Scandal, secrets and bawdy photographs are uncovered when the wife of a politician is murdered. Untangle the lies with Cleo and her friends and find the killer.When Harry Armitage passes an investigation to Cleo involving adultery, they both think it will end in divorce. But when the client’s wife is found stabbed in her drawing room, it becomes clear that marital problems are only part of the ... Read more

    $5.99 CAD

  • Over My Dead Body (William Warwick Novels)

    series William Warwick Novels
    The New York Times bestselling novel – an unputdownable story of murder, revenge and betrayal from international number one bestseller Jeffrey Archer.THE CLOCK IS TICKING IN THIS ROLLERCOASTER RIDE OF A THRILLER…In London, the Metropolitan Police set up a new Unsolved Murders Unit—a cold case squad—to catch the criminals nobody else can.In Geneva, millionaire art collector Miles Faulkner—convicted ... Read more

    $16.99 CAD

  • Inspector of the Dead

    by David Morrell ...
    Book 2 - Thomas and Emily De Quincey
    Legendary thriller writer David Morrell transports readers to the fogbound streets of London, where a killer plots to assisinate Queen Victoria.The year is 1855. The Crimean War is raging. The incompetence of British commanders causes the fall of the English government. The Empire teeters. Amid this crisis comes opium-eater Thomas De Quincey, one of the most notorious and brilliant personalities ... Read more

    $11.99 CAD $2.99 CAD

  • The Bone Garden

    A Novel

    Unknown bones, untold secrets, and unsolved crimes from the distant past cast ominous shadows on the present in the dazzling new thriller from New York Times bestselling author Tess Gerritsen.Present day: Julia Hamill has made a horrifying discovery on the grounds of her new home in rural Massachusetts: a skull buried in the rocky soil–human, female, and, according to the trained eye of Boston ... Read more

    $11.99 CAD

  • The Murder of Mr. Wickham

    by Claudia Gray ...
    **From New York Times–bestselling author Claudia Gray—a summer house party turns into a thrilling whodunit when Mr. Wickham, one of literature’s most notorious rakes, finally gets what's coming to him in this brilliantly imagined murder mystery featuring Jane Austen’s leading literary couples.After many years of happy marriage, Emma Knightley and her husband are throwing a house party, bringing ... Read more

    $13.99 CAD

  • The Shining Girls

    A Novel

    by Lauren Beukes ...
    Now an Apple TV+ series starring Elisabeth Moss: the girl who wouldn't die hunts the killer who shouldn't exist in this "expertly chilling" twist on the serial killer novel from the award-winning author Lauren Beukes (San Francisco Chronicle).Harper Curtis is a killer who stepped out of the past. Kirby Mazrachi is the girl who was never meant to have a future. Kirby is the last shining girl, one ... Read more

    $10.99 CAD

  • Next in Line (William Warwick Novels)

    series William Warwick Novels
    #1 New York Times bestselling author Jeffrey Archer returnsTHE UNPUTDOWNABLE NEW THRILLER FROM THE MASTER STORYTELLERLondon, 1988. Royal fever sweeps the nation as Britain falls in love with the ‘people’s princess’.Which means for Scotland Yard, the focus is on the elite Royalty Protection Command, and its commanding officer. Entrusted with protecting the most famous family on earth, they quite ... Read more

    $16.99 CAD