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  • New Mysteries – April 2016

     Title: The Murder of Mary Russell   Author: Laurie R. King Release Date:  April 5, 2016      ISBN: 9780804177900 Mary Russell disappears after a violent and bloody encounter with a man claiming to be Mrs. Hudson’s son. To find out what happened to his wife, Sherlock Holmes… Read More ›

  • New Mysteries – March 2016

    Title:  Silenced in the Surf   Author:  Kate Dyer-Seeley Release Date:  March 29, 2016      ISBN:  9781617730023 Northwest Extreme reporter Meg Reed’s latest assignment is to cover the King of the Hook windsurfing competition at Hood River. While windsurfing on her own before the… Read More ›

  • Keigo Higashino // Malice

      After hanging up, I left the phone both, but before going to the café I decided to take one more look at Hidaka’s place. When I got there, the lights were still all out. But this time, I noticed… Read More ›

  • New Mysteries – February 2016

    Title:  The Big Brush-Off   Author:  Michael Murphy Release Date:  February 9, 2016      ISBN:  B00XG9BTC0 (Kindle) Book sales are down, and Jake Donovan’s editor is having serious doubts about Blackie Doyle’s future. Jake needs a break, so he and Laura make… Read More ›

  • Emily Arsenault // Miss Me When I’m Gone

    I glanced at the empty seat again and imagined Gretchen there, rotating her left foot around in a circle, then her right. She’d be wearing her clunky-heeled sexy librarian shoes. Picking at her cuticles. Smiling just a little in spite… Read More ›

  • New Mysteries – January 2016

    This Month’s Novels of Interest   Title:  A Song for the Brokenhearted   Author:  William Shaw Release Date:  January 19, 2016      ISBN:  9780316246910 While recuperating from an injury, Detective Sergeant Breen passes the time re-examining the open case file of the… Read More ›

  • New Mysteries – September 2015

    This Month’s Novels of Interest   Title:  Booked for Trouble    Author: Eva Gates Release Date: September 1, 2015      ISBN: 9780451470942 Lucy Richardson has happily settled into her new life on Bodie Island; at least, until her blissfully carefree world is shaken by the unexpected arrival of her… Read More ›

  • Judith Flanders // A Murder of Magpies

    I began to take stock. A roaring headache, but no blinding lights, no fuzzy vision. I probably wasn’t concussed, but checking was reasonable enough, even though I didn’t want to be reasonable. I wanted to bite somebody.      … Read More ›

  • New Mysteries – August 2015

    This Month’s Novels of Interest   Title: Crushed Velvet     Author: Diane Vallere Release Date: August 4, 2015      ISBN: 9780425270585 The opening preparations for Poly Monroe’s new shop, Material Girl, hit a snag when a man’s body is found… Read More ›

  • Q & A with Michael Murphy, Author of Wings In The Dark

    The Plot Witty and stylish in the classic Dashiell Hammett tradition: in Michael Murphy’s latest high-flying Jake & Laura Mystery, their Hawaiian honeymoon is interrupted when their friend Amelia Earhart is accused of murder. Hawaii, 1935. Mystery novelist Jake Donovan and… Read More ›