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Posted April 24, 2017



Aciman, Andre

Enigma Variations

Albert, Susan

Last Chance Olive Ranch (mystery)

Baldacci, David


Belle, Kimberly

Marriage Lie

Berry, Steve

Lost Order

Brogan, Tracy

My Kind of You

Carr, Robyn

Any Day Now

Cherryh, C. J.

Convergence (science fiction)

Childs, Laura

Pekoe Most Poison (mystery)

Clark, Mary Higgins

All By Myself, Alone

Cocco, Giovanni

Shadows on the Lake (mystery)

Colgan, Jenny

Bookshop on the Corner

Corry, Jane

My Husband’s Wife

Deaver, Jeffery

Burial Hour (a Lincoln Rhyme novel)

El Akkad, Omar

American War

Ferencik, Erica

River at Night

Frankel, Laurie

This Is How It Always Is

George, Margaret

Confessions of Young Nero (historical fiction)

Harman, Patricia

Runaway Midwife

Harper, Karen

Drowning Tides (a South Shores novel)

Hillerman, Anne

Song of the Lion

Hogan, Ruth

Keeper of Lost Things

Kerry, Philip

Prussian Blue

Kostova, Elizabeth

Shadow Land

Leon, Donna

Earthly Remains (a Commissario Guido Brunetti mystery)

McCafferty, Keith

Buffalo Jump Blues (mystery)

McElwain, Julie

Twist in Time

McKinlay, Jenn

Caramel Crush (a Cupcake Bakery mystery)

Moyes, JoJo

Horse Dancer

Paretsky, Sara

Fallout (a V.I. Warshawski novel)

Patterson, James

Two from the Heart

Pennell, Julie

Young Wives Club

Riley, Lucinda

Shadow Sister

Rosenberg, Joel

Without Warning

Rosett, Sara

Mother’s Day, Muffins and Murder (mystery)

Ross, Ann

Miss Julia Weathers the Storm

Scottoline, Lisa

One Perfect Lie

Shattuck, Jessica

Women in the Castle

Shreve, Anita

Stars Are Fire

Smith, Wilbur

War Cry (historical fiction)

Suarez, Daniel

Change Agent

Tinti, Hannah

Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley

Todd, Charles

Racing the Devil (mystery)

Ward, J. R.


White, Karen

Night the Lights Went Out

Woods, Stuart

Fast & Loose (a Stone Barrington novel)


Posted March 27, 2017



Alexander, Tamera

A Note Yet Unsung (Christian fiction)

Alexander, Tamera

To Whisper Her Name (Christian fiction)

Allyn, Doug

Jukebox Kings

Armstrong, Kelley

Darkness Absolute

Blackstock, Terri

I’m Found

Bowen, Rhys

In Farleigh Field

Box, C. J.

Vicious Circle (a Joe Pickett novel)

Bussi, Michel

Black Water Lilies

Chiang, Ted

Stories of Your Life and Others

Cohen, Nancy

Facials Can Be Fatal (mystery)

Coulter, Catherine

Devil’s Triangle (a Brit in the FBI thriller)

Cussler, Clive

Cutthroat (an Isaac Bell adventure)

Dunant, Sarah

In the Name of the Family (historical)

Estleman, Loren

Lioness is the Hunter (an Amos Walker mystery)

Feehan, Christine

Power Game

Fluke, Joanne

Banana Cream Pie Murder (mystery)

Greaney, Mark

Gunmetal Gray

Harper, Jane


Hepinstall, Kathy

Book of Polly

Hunter, Georgia

We Were the Lucky Ones

Iles, Greg

Mississippi Blood

Jance, J.A.

Man Overboard

Kellerman, Faye

Bone Box (a Decker / Lazarus novel)

Kenner, J.

Sweetest Taboo

Kinsella, Sophie

My (not so) Perfect Life

Macomber, Debbie

If Not for You

Mallery, Susan

Million Little Things (a Mischief Bay novel)

Patterson, James

Black Book

Perry, Anne

Murder on the Serpentine

Pinborough, Sarah

Behind Her Eyes

Riley, Lucinda

Olive Tree

Robb, J.D.

Echoes in Death

Rooney, Kathleen

Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk

Schwab, V. E.

Conjuring of Light

See, Lisa

Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane (multi-cultural)

Shipman, Viola

Hope Chest

Silvis, Randall

Two Days Gone

Steel, Danielle

Dangerous Games

Stevens, Chevy

Never Let You Go

White, Randy Wayne

Mangrove Lightning

Wilson, Kevin

Perfect Little World

Winspear, Jacqueline

In This Grave Hour (a Maisie Dobbs novel)


Posted February 27, 2017



Ballis, Stacey

Wedding Girl

Beaton, M.C.

Death of a Ghost (a Hamish Macbeth mystery)

Berenson, Alex


Cooper, Desiree

Know the Mother (Michigan Notable, short stories)

Creel, Ann Howard

While You Were Mine

Creel, Ann Howard

Whiskey Sea

Crombie, Deborah

Garden of Lamentations

Dorsey, Tim

Clownfish Blues

Fisher, Suzanne

Newcomer (an Amish Beginnings novel)

Gaiman, Neil

Norse Mythology

Gardner, Lisa

Right Behind You

George, Alex

Setting Free the Kites

Gibson, Rachel

Just Kiss Me

Goodkind, Terry

Death’s Mistress (fantasy)

Grippando, James

Most Dangerous Place

Hart, Ellen

Fever in the Dark (a Jane Lawless mystery)

Hedlund, Jody

Luther and Katharina (Christian/Historical)

Higgins, Kristan

On Second Thought

Hoffman, Dustin

One-Hundred-Knuckled Fist (Michigan Notable, short stories)

Jenoff, Pam

Orphan’s Tale (historical fiction)

Jio, Sarah


Kellerman, Jonathan

Heartbreak Hotel

Kelly, Diane

Death, Taxes and Sweet Potato Fries (a Tara Holloway novel)

Klassen, Julie

Innkeeper of Ivy Hill (Christian, Historical)

Kline, Christina

A Piece of the World

Lansdale, Joe

Rusty Puppy

Lipman, Elinor

On Turpentine Lane

Mackintosh, Clare

I See You

Mallery, Susan

Friends We Keep

Mastri, Elan

All Our Wrong Todays

Moriarty, Nicola

Fifth Letter

Murphy, Sara


Parker, Robert

Revelation (Western, written by Robert Knott)

Pinborough, Sarah

Behind Her Eyes

Rankin, Ian

Rather Be the Devil

Saunders, George

Lincoln in the Bardo (biographical/historical fiction, Abe Lincoln)

Smith, April

Home Sweet Home

Smolens, John

Wolf’s Mouth (Michigan Notable book)


Posted January 25, 2017



Abel, James

Cold Silence (a Joe Rush novel)

Alexander, Elli

Fudge and Jury (a Bakeshop mystery)

Anderson, Catherine

Mulberry Moon (a Mystic Creek novel)

Arden, Katherine

Bear and the Nightingale

Balson, Ronald

Karolina’s Twins

Barry, Brunonia

Fifth Petal

Bohjalian, Chris


Correa, Armando

German Girl

Coyle, Cleo

Dead Cold Brew (a coffeehouse mystery)

Coyle, Matt

Dark Fissures

Cussler, Clive

Odessa Sea (a Dirk Pitt adventure)

Delaney, J P

Girl Before

Flint, Emma

Little Deaths

Fowler, Christopher

Bryant & May: Strange Tide

Fridlund, Emily

History of Wolves

Graham, Heather


Hall, Parnell

A Puzzle To Be Named Later (a Puzzle Lady mystery)

Harris, Joanne

Different Class

Hilleman, Andrew

World, Chase Me Down

Hulin, Rachel

Hey Harry, Hey Matilda

Hurwitz, Gregg

Nowhere Man (an Orphan X novel)

Jones, Darynda

Eleventh Grave in Moonlight

Lescroart, John


London, Julia

Wild Wicked Scot (historical romance)

Page, Sharon

Worthington Wife

Palmer, Diana

Wyoming Brave

Patterson, James

BookShot: The Christmas Mystery

Patterson, James

Never Never

Perry, Thomas

Old Man

Poeppel, Amy

Small Admissions

Quinn, Julia

Four Weddings and a Sixpence

Ravikant, Kamal


Raybourn, Deanna

A Perilous Undertaking (a Veronica Speedwell historical mystery)

Rivers, Susan

Second Mrs. Hockaday (historical fiction)

Shalvis, Jill

Accidentally on Purpose

Star Wars

Catalyst: a Rogue One novel

Steel, Danielle


Stross, Charles

Empire Games (science fiction)

Taylor, Brad

Ring of Fire (a Pike Logan thriller)

Thayne, RaeAnne

Riverbend Road (a Haven Point novel)

Ward, J.R.

Blood Vow

White, Karen

Guests on South Battery

Williams, Beatriz

Wicked City

Woods, Stuart

Below the Belt (a Stone Barrington novel)


Posted December 27, 2016



Benedict, Marie

Other Einstein (historical fiction)

Berenson, Laurien

Live and Let Growl (a Melanie Travis canine mystery)

Bowen, Rhys

Crowned and Dangerous (a Royal Spyness mystery)

Carl, Joanna

Chocolate Bunny Brouhaha (a Chocoholic mystery)

Carlisle, Kate

Deck the Hallways (a Fixer-Upper mystery)

Childs, Laura

Egg Drop Dead (a Cackleberry Club mystery)

Clancy, Tom

True Faith and Allegiance (a Jack Ryan novel written by Mark Greaney)

Clement, Blaize

Cat Sitter and the Canary (a Dixie Hemingway mystery)

Coco, Nancy

All You Need is Fudge (a Candy-Coated mystery with Recipes)

Colin, Beatrice

To Capture What We Cannot Keep

Cornwell, Bernard

Flamebearer (historical fiction)

Crawford, Isis

Catered Tea Party (a mystery with recipes)

Dunn, Matthew

Soldier’s Revenge

Durst, Sarah

Queen of Blood (Book One of the Queens of Renthia fantasy series)

Flagg, Fannie

Whole Town’s Talking

Goodkind, Terry

Nest, a thriller

Goodwin, Daisy

Victoria (historical fiction)

Hallinan, Timothy

Fields Where They Lay (a Junior Bender holiday mystery)

Higgins, Jack

Midnight Bell

Jaffarian, Sue

Rhythm & Clues (an Odelia Gray mystery)

Kelly, Diane

Above the Paw (mystery)

Krentz, Jayne

When All the Girls Have Gone

Lamb, Wally

I’ll Take You There

McKinlay, Jenn

Better Late Than Never (a Library Lover’s mystery)

Montefiore, Santa

Girl in the Castle

Oust, Gail

Curried Away (a Spice Shop mystery)

Reichs, Kathy

Bone Collection (four novellas)

Rice, Anne

Prince Lestat and the Realms of Atlantis

Riggle, Kristina

Vivian in Red

Roberts, Nora

Island of Glass (Book Three of the Guardians trilogy)

Smith, Zadie

Swing Time

Woodsmall, Cindy

Angel of Forest Hill


Posted November 28, 2016




Six Scary Stories (selected by Stephen King)

Archer, Jeffrey

This Was a Man (the Clifton Chronicles)

Backman, Fredrick

And Every Morning the Way Home Gets Longer

Baldacci, David

No Man’s Land (John Puller series)

Balogh, Mary

Someone to Love (First in the new Westcott series)

Chabon, Michael


Clark, Mary Higgins

Sleeping Beauty Killer

Connelly, Michael

Wrong Side of Goodbye

Cornwell, Patricia

Chaos (a Scarpetta novel)

Evanovich, Janet

Turbo Twenty-Three

Evans, Richard Paul

Mistletoe Secret

Everhart, Donna

Education of Dixie Dupree

Finch, Charles


Hedlund, Jody

Newton & Polly (a novel of Amazing Grace)

Hoffman, Alice


Meier, Leslie

Eggnog Murder

Meyer, Stephenie


Parker, John

Racing the Rain

Patterson, James

Cross the Line

Perry, Anne

Christmas Message

Preston, Douglas

Obsidian Chamber

Steel, Danielle


Thayne, RaeAnne

Snowfall on Haven Point


Posted October 24, 2016



Alexander, Johnnie

When Love Arrives (Christian fiction)

Boyle, T. C.


Brown, Eleanor

Light of Paris

Brown, Sandra


Carr, Robyn

Life She Wants

Childs, Laura

Crepe Factor (a Scrapbooking mystery)

Davis, Fiona


Domet, Sarah


Fielding, Helen

Bridget Jones’s Baby

Fluke, Joanne

Christmas Caramel Murder (mystery)

Flynn, Vince

Order to Kill (a Mitch Rapp novel by Kyle Mills)

French, Tana


Gray, Shelley

An Amish Family Christmas

Grisham, John


Groom, Winston

El Paso

Harbison, Beth

A Shoe Addict’s Christmas

Hearon, Pamela

Gaining Visibility

Hebert, Christopher

Angels of Detroit

Hiaasen, Carl

Razor Girl

Hilderbrand, Elin

Winter Storms

James, P. D.

Mistletoe Murder

Jiles, Paulette

News of the World (historical fiction)

Jin, Ha

Boat Rocker

Johansen, Iris

Night Watch

Kava, Alex

Reckless Creed

Leavitt, Caroline

Cruel Beautiful World

Liu, Ken

Wall of Storms (book 2 of the Dandelion Dynasty)

Macomber, Debbie

Twelve Days of Christmas

Mayor, Archer

Presumption of Guilt

Mbue, Imbolo

Behold the Dreamers

McEwan, Ian


McIntosh, Will


Moyes, JoJo

Paris for One and Other Stories

Patterson, James

Woman of God

Patterson, James

Missing (a Private novel)

Perry, Anne

Revenge in a Cold River

Picoult, Jodi

Small Great Things

Rash, Ron

The Risen

Robb, J.D.

Apprentice in Death

Rosenfelt, David

Twelve Dogs of Christmas (an Andy Carpenter mystery)

Sandford, John

Escape Clause (a Virgil Flowers novel)

Semple, Maria

Today Will Be Different

Shalvis, Jill

Trouble With Mistletoe

Smith, Wilbur

Pharaoh (a historical novel of Ancient Egypt)

Sparks, Nicholas

Two by Two

Towles, Amor

A Gentleman in Moscow

White, Randy

Seduced (a Hannah Smith novel)

Willis, Connie



Posted September 27, 2016



Backman, Fredrik

My Grandmother Asked Me To Tell You She’s Sorry

Beaton, M.C.

Pushing Up Daisies (an Agatha Raisin mystery)

Bolton, Sharon

Daisy in Chains

Bond, Larry

Fatal Thunder

Bradley, Alan

Thrice the Brinded Cat Hath Mew’d (a Flavia de Luce novel)

Burke, James Lee

Jealous Kind (a Hackberry Holland novel)

Butler, Robert

Perfume River

Chiaverini, Jennifer

Fates and Traitors, a novel of John Wilkes Booth

Coben, Harlan

Home (a Myron Bolitar novel)

Connolly, John

Song of Shadows

Coulter, Catherine

Insidious (an FBI thriller)

Cussler, Clive

Pirate: a Sam and Remi Fargo adventure

Dodd, Christina

Because I’m Watching

Donoghue, Emma


Foer, Jonathan

Here I Am

Gregory, Phillippa

Three Sisters, Three Queens (historical fiction)

Hatvany, Amy

Somewhere Out There

Haynes, Elizabeth

Behind Closed Doors

Healey, Emma

Elizabeth is Missing

Hicks, Robert

Orphan Mother

Ingelman-Sundberg, Catherine

Little Old Lady Who Broke All the Rules

Jance, J.A.


Johnson, Craig

An Obvious Fact (a Longmire mystery)

Krueger, William Kent

Manitou Canyon (mystery)

Lonsdale, Kerry

Everything We Keep

MacMillan, Gilly

Perfect Girl

Mason, Susan

Love’s Faithful Promise (Christian, Courage to Dream book 3)

McEwen, Scott

Ghost Sniper

Miller, Jason

Red Dog (a Slim in Little Egypt mystery)

Mizushima, Margaret

Stalking Ground

Moore, Graham

Last Days of Night (historical)

Mullen, Thomas


O’Connell, Carol

Blind Sight (a Mallory novel)

Patchett, Ann


Patterson, James

BookShots: Chase (a Michael Bennett story)

Patterson, James

BookShots: Let’s Play Make Believe

Penny, Louise

Great Reckoning (an Inspector Armand Gamache novel)

Scottoline, Lisa


Slaughter, Karin

Kept Woman

Steel, Danielle

Rushing Waters

Stewart, Amy

Lady Cop Makes Trouble

Todd, Charles

Shattered Tree (a Bess Crawford mystery)

Whitehead, Colson

Underground Railroad (an Oprah Book Club 2016 selection)

Woodson, Jacqueline

Another Brooklyn


Posted August 29, 2016




Bob Seger’s House and Other Stories

Abbott, Megan

You Will Know Me

Agee, Jonis

Bones of Paradise

Aubray, Camille

Cooking for Picasso

Black, Lisa

That Darkness

Cameron, W. Bruce

Repo Madness

Carr, Robyn

Swept Away

Cates, Bailey

Spells and Scones (a Magical Bakery mystery)

Clark, Georgia


Close, Jennifer


Connolly, John

Time of Torment (a Charlie Parker thriller)

Crouch, Blake

Dark Matter (science fiction)

Dye, Ginny

Always Forward: 1867 (Bregdan Chronicles)

Eggers, Dave

Heroes of the Frontier

Ephron, Delia


Evanovich, Janet

Curious Minds

Fairstein, Linda

Killer Look

Fellowes, Julian


Ferris, Monica

Knit Your Own Murder (a Needlecraft mystery)

Force, Marie

Fatal Identity

Gross, Andrew

One Man

Hamilton, Victoria

Much Ado About Muffin (a Merry Muffin mystery)

Harbison, Beth

One Less Problem Without You

Hemmings, Kaui

How to Party With An Infant

Hood, Ann

Book That Matters Most

Hoover, Colleen

It Ends With Us

Ivey, Eowyn

To The Bright Edge of the World

Jones, Darynda

Curse of Tenth Grave

Kelly, Diane

Death, Taxes, and a Satin Garter (a Tara Holloway novel)

Lapena, Shari

Couple Next Door

Macomber, Debbie

Sweet Tomorrows (a Rose Harbor novel)

McHugh, Laura


Meadows, Rae

I Will Send Rain

Meissner, Susan

Fall of Marigolds

Miller, Louise

City Baker’s Guide to Country Living

Moriarty, Liane

Truly Madly Guilty

Myerson, Julie

Stopped Heart

Paris, B. A.

Behind Closed Doors

Parkhurst, Carolyn


Patterson, James

Bullseye (a Michael Bennett thriller)

Peterson, Tracie

Love Transformed (Christian fiction)

Phillips, Susan Elizabeth

First Star I See Tonight

Rowling, J. K.

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Schine, Cathleen

They May Not Mean To, But They Do

Solomon, Anna

Leaving Lucy Pear

Steiner, Susie

Missing, Presumed

Unger, Lisa

Ink and Bone

Wagers, K.B.

Behind the Throne (Science Fiction)

Ward, J.R.

Beast (Black Dagger Brotherhood)

Watson, Brad

Miss Jane

Zelevansky, Nora

Will You Won’t You Want Me?


Posted July 25, 2016



Adler, Elizabeth


Alexander, Ellie

Caught Bread Handed (a Bakeshop mystery)

Anam, Tahmina

Bones of Grace

Atkins, Ace

Innocents (a Quinn Colson novel)

Banner, Catherine

House at the Edge of Night

Bond, Stephanie

7 Brides for 7 Bodies (a sexy mystery)

Bosc, Adrien


Carbo, Christine

Wild Inside

Carbo, Christine

Mortal Fall

Carlisle, Kate

Books of a Feather (mystery)

Castillo, Linda

Among the Wicked

Clancy, Tom

Duty and Honor

Coes, Ben

First Strike

Corrigan, Maya

Final Fondue (a Five-Ingredient mystery)

Danler, Stephanie


DiSclafani, Anton

After Party

Dugoni, Robert

In the Clearing

Finder, Joseph

Guilty Minds

Force, Marie

Fatal Frenzy

Geye, Peter


Giffin, Emily

First Comes Love

Graham, Heather

Haunted Destiny

Graves, Sarah

Winter at the Door

Graves, Sarah

Girls She Left Behind

Green, Jane


Gyasi, Yaa

Homegoing (multi-cultural)

Harrison, Jim

Ancient Minstrel

Harvey, Michael


Higgs, Bill

Eden Hill

Houston, Victoria

Dead Loudmouth (a Loon Lake mystery)

Huntley, Swan

We Could Be Beautiful

Iggulden, Conn

Wars of the Roses: Bloodline (historical fiction)

Johnson, Craig

Highwayman; a Longmire Story

Kenner, J.

Hottest Mess

Lancaster, Jen

By the Numbers

Larson, Ward

Assassin’s Silence

Leonard, Peter

Unknown Remains

Leotta, Allison

Good Killing

Loigman, Lynda

Two-Family House

Lovesey, Peter

Another One Goes Tonight

Mallery, Susan

Daughters of the Bride

Meier, Nicole

House of Bradbury

Muller, Marcia

Someone Always Knows (a Sharon McCone mystery)

North, Freya

Turning Point

Oliva, Alexandra

The Last One

Palmer, Diana


Pekkanen, Sarah

Perfect Neighbors

Poliner, Elizabeth

As Close To Us As Breathing

Rosen, Jane

Nine Women, One Dress

Rosenfelt, David

Outfoxed (an Andy Carpenter mystery)

Rosett, Sara

Marriage, Monsters-in-Law, and Murder (mystery)

Rowley, Steven

Lily and the Octopus

Shalvis, Jill

Sweet Little Lies

Shriver, Lionel

Mandibles: a Family, 2029-2047

Silva, Daniel

Black Widow

Steel, Danielle


Taylor, Brad

Ghosts of War

Thompson, Jean

She Poured Out Her Heart

Walker, Wendy

All is Not Forgotten

Ware, Ruth

Woman in Cabin 10

Weisgerger, Lauren

Singles Game

Williams, Beatriz

Certain Age

Winters, Ben

Underground Airlines

Wood, Monica

One-In-A-Million Boy

Woods, Stuart

Dishonorable Intentions


Posted June 22, 2016



Atherton, Nancy

Aunt Dimity & the Buried Treasure

Barclay, Linwood

Far From True (a Promise Falls novel)

Barrett, Lorna

Title Wave (a Booktown mystery)

Beck, Jessica

Burned Out Baker (Diner Mystery #7)

Boyne, John

Boy at the Top of the Mountain

Bradford, Barbara

Cavendon Luck

Cline, Emma


Coonts, Stephen

Liberty’s Last Stand

Cronin, Justin

City of Mirrors (final book of the Passage trilogy)

Doiron, Paul


Durham, David

Risen (a novel of Spartacus)

Evanovich, Janet


Fiske, Layla

Fig Orchard

Frank, Dorothea

All Summer Long

Furst, Alan

Hero of France

Gaylin, Alison

What Remains of Me

Goldenbaum, Sally

Murder at Lambswood Farm (a Seaside Knitters mystery)

Hannah, Sophie

Game for All the Family

Hannon, Irene

Sea Rose Lane

Hawley, Noah

Before the Fall

Hilderbrand, Elin

Here’s to Us

Kimmel, Kathleen

Gentleman's Guide to Scandal

King, Stephen

End of Watch (final book in the Mercedes trilogy)

Lynch, Jim

Before the Wind

Malladi, Amulya

House for Happy Mothers

Malliet, G.M.

Haunted Season (a Max Tudor English mystery)

McCrumb, Sharyn

Prayers the Devil Answers

McMillan, Terry

I Almost Forgot About You

McNear, Mary

Space Between Sisters

Meltzer, Brad

House of Secrets

Monroe, Mary Alice

Lowcountry Wedding

Noble, Shelley

Forever Beach

Patterson, James

Cross Kill (first of his new BookShots short novels)

Peterson, Tracie

Beauty Refined (Christian fiction)

Proulx, Annie


Richards, Emilie

When We Were Sisters

Riggs, Cynthia

Bloodroot (mystery)

Roberts, Nora

Bay of Sighs (Guardians Trilogy book two)

Smith, Alexis

Marrow Island

Straub, Emma

Modern Lovers

Thayer, Nancy

Island House

Thompson, Victoria

Murder in Morningside Heights (a Gaslight trilogy)

Thor, Brad

Foreign Agent

Tyler, Anne

Vinegar Girl

Watson, Larry

As Good As Gone

White, Karen

Flight Patterns

Yancey, Rick

Last Star (the final book of the 5th Wave trilogy)


Posted May 26, 2016



Alexander, Ellie

On Thin Icing (a Bakeshop mystery with recipes)

Alexander, Ellie

A Batter of Life and Death (a Bakeshop mystery)

Andrews, Mary Kay


Armstrong, Kelley

City of the Lost

Backman, Fredrik

Britt-Marie Was Here

Balogh, Mary

Only Beloved

Bannister, Jo

Desperate Measures (mystery)

Barr, Nevada

Boar Island

Brown, Rita Mae

Tall Tail (a Mrs. Murphy mystery)

Cleave, Chris

Everyone Brave is Forgiven

DeBoard, Paula

Drowning Girls

DeLillo, Don

Zero K

Deveraux, Jude

Girl from Summer Hill

Dray, Stephanie

America’s First Daughter (historice fiction)

Dunmore, Helen


Erdrich, Louise


Flower, Amanda

Crime and Poetry (a Magical Bookshop mystery – first in series!)

Foye, Meghann


Freethy, Barbara

Tender is the Night

Goff, Christine

Parliament of Owls (a Birdwatcher’s mystery)

Griffiths, Elly

Woman in Blue

Haigh, Jennifer

Heat & Light

Haines, Carolyn

Rock-A-Bye Bones (mystery)

Hallinan, Timothy

King Maybe (a Junior Bender mystery)

Hamilton, Jane

Excellent Lombards

Hamilton, Steve

Second Life of Nick Mason (new series!)

Hart, John

Redemption Road

Haslett, Adam

Imagine Me Gone

Henderson, Dee

Traces of Guilt

Hill, Joe


Howard, Linda


Hurley, Andrew

Loney (named Book of the Year by the British Book Industry)

Jeffries, Sabrian

Study of Seduction (the Sinful Suitors series)

Johansen, Iris

Hide Away

Kay, Guy

Children of Earth and Sky

Kelly, Diane

Against the Paw (mystery)

Kenner, J.

Dirtiest Secret (erotic romance)

Kubica, Mary

Don’t You Cry

Lawhon, Ariel

Flight of Dreams (historical fiction)

Leotta, Allison

Last Good Girl

Lippman, Laura

Wilde Lake

Logan, Kylie

Irish Stewed (an Ethnic Eats mystery)

Maas, Sarah

Court of Mist and Fury (fantasy)

Mackintosh, Clare

I Let You Go

March, Emily

Heartsong Cottage (an Eternity Springs novel)

March, Emily

Reunion Pass

Martini, Steve

Blood Flag

McGarrity, Michael

Last Ranch (a novel of the New American West)

McPherson, Cariona

Quiet Neighbors

Millet, Lydia

Sweet Lamb of Heaven

Nguyen, Viet Thanh

Sympathizer (2016 Pulitzer and Edgar winner!)

Parker, Robert

Slow Burn (a Spenser novel written by Ace Atkins)

Patrick, Phaedra

Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper

Patterson, James

15th Affair

Preston, Douglas

Beyond the Ice Limit

Runcie, James

Grantchester: Sidney Chambers and the Shadow of Death (see the series on Masterpiece PBS)

Russo, Richard

Everybody’s Fool

Scottoline, Lisa

Most Wanted

Smaill, Anna


Steel, Danielle


Swift, Graham

Mothering Sunday

Viets, Elaine

Art of Murder (a Dead-End Job mystery)

Warner, Benjamin


Woods, Stuart

Family Jewels (a Stone Barrington novel)


Posted April 26, 2016



Adams, Ellery

Breach of Crust (a Charmed Pie Shoppe mystery)

Baldacci, David

Last Mile

Berry, Steve

14th Colony

Blackstock, Terri


Blackstock, Terri

If I Run

Bock, Charles

Alice & Oliver

Bostwick, Marie

From Here to Home

Bowen, Gail

What’s Left Behind (a Joanne Kilbourn mystery)

Bowen, Rhys

Time of Fog and Fire (a Molly Murphymystery)

Brown, Helen

Tumbledown Manor

Carr, Robyn

What We Find

Clark, Mary Higgins

As Time Goes By

Day, Sylvia

One with You (the final Crossfire novel)

Divakaruni, Chitra

Before We Visit the Goddess

Feehan, Christine

Dark Promises (a Carpathian novel)

French, Nicci

Thursday’s Children (a Frieda Klein mystery)

Graham, Heather


Grey, Jeanette

Seven Nights to Surrender

Grey, Jeanette

Eight Ways to Ecstasy

Grissom, Kathleen

Glory Over Everything (a follow-up to The Kitchen House)

Hall Page, Katherine

Body in the Wardrobe (mystery)

Hauck, Rachel

Wedding Dress (Christian fiction)

Hauck, Rachel

Wedding Chapel (Christian fiction)

Hay, Ashley

Railwayman’s Wife

Heywood, Joseph

Buckular Dystrophy (a Woods Cop mystery)

Jance, J.A.


Kantra, Virginia

Carolina Dreaming (a Dare Island novel)

Kelly, Martha

Lilac Girls

Kerr, Philip

Other Side of Silence (a Bernie Gunther novel)

King, Laurie

Murder of Mary Russell

Kingsbury, Karen

Brush of Wings

Klassen, Julie

Painter’s Daughter (historical fiction)

Leon, Donna

Waters of Eternal Youth (a Commissario Guido Brunetti mystery)

Lewis, Beverly

Atonement (Christian fiction)

Mallery, Susan

Best of My Love

McElwain, Julie

Murder in Time

McGuire, Seanan

Every Heart a Doorway

McKevett, G.A.

Killer Reunion ( a Savannah Reid mystery)

McKinlay, Jenn

Vanilla Beaned (a Cupcake Bakery mystery)

Michaels, Fern

No Safe Secret

Mosse, Kate

Taxidermist’s Daughter

O’Nan, Stewart

City of Secrets

Parr, Delia

Midwife’s Choice (At Home in Trinity, book 2)

Parr, Delia

Midwife’s Tale (At Home in Trinity, book 1)

Parr, Delia

Midwife’s Dilemma (Christian, At Home in Trinity #3)

Pataki, Allison

Sisi, Empress on Her Own (historical fiction)

Peterson, Tracie

Treasure Concealed (Sapphire Brides #1, Christian fiction)

Quick, Amanda

‘Til Death Do Us Part

Quindlen, Anna

Miller’s Valley

Riley, Lucinda

Storm Sister

Robards, Karen


Roberts, Nora


Robotham, Michael

Close Your Eyes

Rollins, James

War Hawk (a Tucker Wayne novel)

Ross, Helen

What Was Mine

Sandford, John

Extreme Prey

Shalvis, Jill

Nobody But You (a Cedar Ridge novel)

Shipman, Viola

Charm Bracelet

Sittenfeld, Curtis


Thomas, Jodi

Rustler’s Moon (a Ransom Canyon romance)

Thomas, Jodi

Lone Heart Pass

Winspear, Jacqueline

Journey to Munich (a Maisie Dobbs novel)

Wiseman, Ellen

Plum Tree (Holocaust fiction)

Woods Fisher, Suzanne

Quieting (Christian fiction)


Posted March 22, 2016



Archer, Jeffrey

Cometh the Hour

Backman, Fredrik

Man Called Ove

Barrett, Lorna

Fatal Chapter (mystery)

Betley, Matthew


Binchy, Maeve

Few of the Girls (short stories)

Box, C. J.

Off the Grid

Briggs, Patricia

Fire Touches (a Mercy Thompson novel)

Brundage, Elizabeth

All Things Cease to Appear

Canin, Ethan

Doubter’s Almanac

Carlan, Audrey

Calendar Girl series (all 4 volumes!)

Chevalier, Tracy

At the Edge of the Orchard

Childs, Laura

Devonshire Scream (a Tea Shop mystery)

Childs, Laura

Parchment and Old Lace (a Scrapbooking mystery)

Coben, Harlan

Fool Me Once

Coonts, Stephen

Art of War

Cussler, Clive

Gangster (an Isaac Bell adventure)

Deaver, Jeffery

Steel Kiss

Doig, Ivan

Last Bus to Wisdom

Evanovich, Stephanie

Total Package

Feehan, Christine

Spider Game

Gortner, C. W.

Vatican Princess (historical fiction)

Grippando, James

Gone Again

Hamer, Kate

Girl in the Red Coat

Hamilton, Glen Erik

Past Crimes

Hamilton, Glen Erik

Hard Cold Winter

Lee, Janice


Patterson, James

Private Paris

Pavone, Chris


Perry, Anne

Treachery at Lancaster Gate

Ragen, Naomi

Devil in Jerusalem

Simonson, Helen

Summer Before the War

Smith, Wilbur


Steel, Danielle

Property of a Noblewoman

Sweeney, Cynthia


White, Karen

Forgotten Room

White, Randy

Deep Blue


Posted February 23, 2016




Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy

Adams, Ellery

Murder in the Paperback Parlor (a Book Retreat mystery)

Anders, Charlie

All the Birds in the Sky

Andersen, Laura

Virgin’s Spy (a Tudor legacy historical novel)

Andersen, Laura

Virgin’s Daughter (a Tudor legacy historical novel)

Barton, Fiona


Beaton, M.C.

Death of a Nurse (a Hamish Macbeth mystery)

Becquets, Diane

Breaking Wild

Benjamin, Melanie

Swans of Fifth Avenue

Berenson, Alex


Brown, Pierce

Morning Star

Burke, Alafair


Bussi, Michel

After the Crash

Byron, Ellen

Plantation Shudders

Chapman, Vannetta

Murder Freshly Baked (an Amish Village mystery)

Chase, Eve

Black Rabbit Hall

Cornwell, Bernard

Warriors of the Storm (historical fiction)

Corrigan, Maya

Scam Chowder (a Five-Ingredient mystery)

DeCarlo, Melissa

Art of Crash Landing

DeGramont, Nina

Last September

Dorsey, Tim

Coconut Cowboy

Elliott, Kate

Black Wolves (fantasy)

Fielding, Joy

She’s Not There

Fluke, Joanne

Wedding Cake Murder (mystery)

Foster, Alan Dean

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Fowler, Christopher

Bryant & May and the Burning Man (mystery)

Gallagher, Matt


Gardner, Lisa

Find Her

Greaney, Mark

Back Blast (a Gray Man novel)

Gudenkauf, Heather

Missing Pieces

Guskin, Sharon

Forgetting Time

Heacox, Kim

Jimmy Bluefeather

Houston, Victoria

Dead Rapunzel (a Loon Lake mystery)

Jackson, Joshilyn

Opposite of Everyone

Johncock, Benjamin

Last Pilot

Joinson, Suzanne

Photographer’s Wife

Kellerman, Jonathan


Leckie, Ann

Ancillary Mercy (science fiction)

Lupton, Rosamund

Quality of Silence

Macomber, Debbie

Girl’s Guide to Moving On

Margolin, Phillip

Violent Crimes

Marinovich, Matt

Winter Girl

Martel, Yann

High Mountains of Portugal

McPherson, Catriona

Child Garden

Moning, Karen

Feverborn (fantasy)

Murphy, Shirley

Cat Shout for Joy (mystery)

Nesbo, Jo

Blood on Snow

Nesbo, Jo

Midnight Sun

Parker, Robert

Blackjack (Western)

Patterson, James


Pears, Iain


Pike, Penny

Death of a Bad Apple (a Food Festival mystery)

Pike, Penny

Death of a Chocolate Cheater (a Food Festival mystery)

Praag, Menna Van

Witches of Cambridge

Punke, Michael


Robb, J. D.

Brotherhood in Death

Ryan, Hank

What You See

Sanderson, Brandon

Bands of Mourning (a Mistborn fantasy novel)

Schuitema, Adam


Sefton, Maggie

Purl Up and Die (mystery)

Thayer, Nancy

Very Nantucket Christmas (2 holiday novels in one edition)

Todd, Charles

No Shred of Evidence (an Inspector Ian Rutledge mystery)

Tucker, K.A.

He Will Be My Ruin

Walters, Minette


Warlick, Ashley


Wendig, Chuck

Stars Wars Aftermath


Posted January 26, 2016



Abbott, Jeff

First Order

Alexander, Johnnie

Where She Belongs (Christian)

Anderson, Catherine

New Leaf

Bailey, Martine

Taste for Nightshade

Balson, Ronald

Saving Sophie

Bivald, Katarina

Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend

Bohjalian, Chris

Guest Room

Bond, Alma

Jackie O: On the Couch

Breslin, Kate

For Such a Time (Christian)

Brown, Carrie

Stargazer’s Sister

Brown, Taylor

Fallen Land

Buckley, Carla

Good Good-Bye

Chase, Loretta

Vixen in Velvet

Chase, Loretta

Dukes Prefer Blondes

Cleland, Jane

Ornaments of Death

Crawford, Isis

Catered Mother’s Day

Dekker, Ted

A.D. 33

Ellis, Helen

American Housewife (short stories)

Ferrante, Elena

Story of the Lost Child (final Neapolitan series novel)

Ferrante, Elena

My Brilliant Friend (first of the Neapolitan series)

Ferrante, Elena

Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay (third Neapolitan novel)

Ferrante, Elena

Story of a New Name (second Neapolitan novel)

Heaberlin, Julia

Black-Eyed Susans

Hedlund, Jody

Undaunted Hope (Christian, Beacons of Hope #3)

Hepworth, Sally

Things We Keep

Higgins, Kristan

Anything for You

Hilton, Kate

Hole In the Middle

Hoag, Tami

Bitter Season

Hurwitz, Gregg

Orphan X

Jones, Darynda

Dirt on Ninth Grave

Koryta, Michael

Last Words

Larsen, Ward

Passenger 19

Laurain, antoine

Red Notebook

Laurens, Stephanie

Lady’s Command (Adventurers Quartet: Vol. 1, historical romance)

Lent, Jeffrey

Slant of Light

Macmillan, Gilly

What She Knew

Mason, Susan

Worthy Heart (Christian, Courage to Dream Book 2)

McDevitt, Jack

Thunderbird (Science Fiction)

Meissner, Susan

Stars Over Sunset Boulevard

Mieville, China

This Census-Taker

Mizushima, Margaret

Killing Trail (a Timber Creek K-9 mystery)

Oust, Gail

Cinnamon Toasted (a Spice Shop mystery)

Oust, Gail

Kill ‘Em with Cayenne (a Spice Shop mystery)

Palmer, Diana

Wyoming Rugged

Perry, Thomas

Forty Thieves

Rankin, Ian

Even Dogs in the Wild

Rosenfelt, David


Steel, Danielle


Strout, Elizabeth

My Name is Lucy Barton

Todd, Anna


Ward, J.R.

Blood Kiss (a Black Dagger Legacy novel)

Winslow, Don


Wiseman, Ellen

Coal River

Woods, Stuart

Scandalous Behavior



Posted December 29, 2015



Adams, Ellery

Writing All Wrongs (a Books By the Bay mystery)

Austin, Lynn

On This Foundation (Christian fiction)

Balogh, Mary

Only a Kiss

Brady, Eileen

Unleashed (mystery)

Brady, Eileen

Muzzled (a Kate Turner, D.V.M. mystery)

Buckley, Christopher

Relic Master

Burke, James Lee

House of the Rising Sun

Carlisle, Kate

Crowned and Moldering (a Fixer-Upper mystery)

Chamberlain, Diane

Pretending to Dance

Clancy, Tom

Commander in Chief (a Jack Ryan novel written by Mark Greaney)

Coyle, Cleo

Dead to the Last Drop (a coffeehouse mystery)

Dare, Tessa

When a Scot Ties the Knot

Day, Elizabeth

Paradise City

Dobyns, Stephen

Is Fat Bob Dead Yet?

Fordon, Kelly

Garden for the Blind (Detroit suburb setting)

Fossum, Karin

Drowned Boy

Gabaldon, Diana

Outlandish Companion, Volume Two

Grant, Andrew

False Positive

Hall, Parnell

Fool For a Client (mystery)

Hamilton, Victoria

White Colander Crime (a Vintage Kitchen mystery)

Hannon, Irene

Hope Harbor (Christian)

Hedlund, Jody

Hearts Made Whole (Beacons of Hope Bk 2)

Hedlund, Jody

Love Unexpected (Beacons of Hope book 1, Christian)

Jackson, Lisa

After She’s Gone

Jaffarian, Sue

Body to Spare (an Odelia Grey mystery)

Kery, Beth


Koontz, Dean

Ashley Bell

Krentz, Jayne

Secret Sisters

Lansdale, Joe

Paradise Sky

Lewis, Beverly

Photograph (Christian fiction)

Mason, Susan

Irish Meadows (Courage to Dream book 1, Christian)

McGuane, Thomas

Crow Fair

Patterson, James

Cross Justice

Putney, Mary Jo

Not Always a Saint

Qiu, Xiaolong

Shanghai Redemption (mystery)

Rollins, James

Bone Labyrinth

Rosenberg, Joel

First Hostage

Shalvis, Jill

My Kind of Wonderful

Steel, Danielle

Precious Gifts

Taylor, Brad

Forgotten Soldier

Woods, Stuart

Foreign Affairs


Posted November 27, 2015



Albom, Mitch

Magic Strings of Frankie Presto

Allende, Isabel

Japanese Lover

Bagshawe, Tilly

Sidney Sheldon’s Reckless

Baldacci, David


Ballantyne, Lisa

Everything She Forgot

Bowen, Rhys

Away in a Manager (a Molly Murphy mystery)

Butcher, Jim

Aeronaut’s Windlass (first in a new fantasy series)

Carl, Joanna

Chocolate Falcon Fraud (mystery)

Chiaverini, Jennifer

Christmas Bells

Clark, Mary Higgins

All Dressed in White

Connelly, Michael


Copeland, Lori

Beautiful Star of Bethlehem

Cornwell, Patricia

Depraved Heart (a Scarpetta novel)

Crais, Robert


Cunningham, Michael

Wild Swan

Dickey, Eric

Naughtier Than Nice

Donaldson, Stephen

King’s Justice (fantasy)

Eco, Umberto

Numero Zero

Estleman, Loren

Detroit Is Our Beat

Estleman, Loren

Sundown Speech (an Amos Walker mystery)

Evanovich, Janet

Tricky Twenty-Two

Evans, Richard Paul

Mistletoe Inn

Fairstein, Linda

Devil’s Bridge

Finch, Charles

Home By Nightfall

Freemantle, Brian

Cloud Collector

Gaitskill, Mary


George, Elizabeth

Banquet of Consequences

Gerritsen, Tess

Playing with Fire

Goldenbaum, Sally

Trimmed with Murder (a Seaside Knitters mystery)

Goodkind, Terry

Warheart (Sword of Truth: The Conclusion; fantasy)

Hickam, Homer

Carrying Albert Home

Hijuelos, Oscar

Twain & Stanley Enter Paradise

Huston, James

Blood Flag

Irving, John

Avenue of Mysteries

Kellerman, Faye

Theory of Death

Kellerman, Jonathan

Golem of Paris

Kelly, Diane

Death, Taxes and a Chocolate Cannolli (mystery)

Kenyon, Sherrilyn

Born of Betrayal

Kery, Beth


King, Stephen

Bazaar of Bad Dreams

Kinsella, Sophie

Shopaholic to the Rescue

Lamb, Cathy

My Very Best Friend

MacNeal, Susan

Mrs. Roosevelt’s Confidante (mystery)

Maguire Gregory

After Alice

Marillier, Juliet

Tower of Thorns (a Blackthorn & Grim fantasy)

Martin, Nancy

Miss Ruffles Inherits Everything (1st in new mystery series)

Martin, Nancy

A Little Night Murder (a Blackbird Sisters mystery)

Mayor, Archer

Company She Kept

McCall Smith, Alexander

Woman Who Walked in Sunshine

Moore, Meg


Preston, Douglas

Crimson Shore

Rendell, Ruth

Dark Corners

Rich, A. J.

Hand That Feeds You

Roberts, Nora

Stars of Fortune

Roberts, Sheila

Christmas on Candy Cane Lane

Rothschild, Hannah

Improbability of Love

Scottoline, Lisa


Shapiro, B.A.


Thompson, Victoria

Murder on St. Nicholas Avenue