Mount Laurel Library

Thrillers

    The Mysterious Benedict Society and the Riddle of Ages

    The Mysterious Benedict Society and the Riddle of Ages

    Trenton Lee Stewart

    The brilliant and beloved gang from the New York Times bestselling series is back! Since The Mysterious Benedict Society debuted twelve years ago, the series has become a modern classic, drawing comparisons to J.K. Rowling and Roald Dahl and selling over three million copies. Some time has passed since the…

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  • The Devouring

    The Devouring

    James R. Benn

    A murder in wartime Switzerland reveals Swiss complicity with the Nazis in World War II, and US Army detective Billy Boyle is called to investigate.Europe, 1944: Captain Billy Boyle and his friend Lieutenant Piotr "Kaz" Kazimierz are sent to neutral Switzerland to work with the Office of Strategic Services (OSS),…

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  • Solemn Graves

    Solemn Graves

    Benn, James R.

    US Army detective Billy Boyle is called to investigate a mysterious murder in a Normandy farmhouse that threatens Allied operations.
     
    July, 1944, a full month after D-Day. Billy, Kaz, and Big Mike are assigned to investigate a murder close to the front lines in Normandy. An American officer has…

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  • Twisted Twenty-Six

    Twisted Twenty-Six

    Janet Evanovich

    This isn't just another case. This is family.How far will Stephanie Plum go to protect the one person who means the most to her? The stakes have never been higher in this #1 New York Times bestseller from Janet Evanovich.Grandma Mazur has decided to get married again - this time…

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  • Freaks

    Freaks

    Emile Hirsch

    Directors Zach Lipovsky and Adam Stein's FREAKS portrays the story of 7-year-old Chloe (Lexy Kolker), who lives in both fear under her father's (Emile Hirsch) protective and paranoid control, and fascination of the outside world, where Abnormals create a constant threat - or so she believes. When a mysterious stranger…

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  • Lies

    Lies

    T. M. Logan

    From T. M. Logan comes a chilling audiobook thriller. Six days ago, Joe Lynch was a happily married man, a devoted father, and a respected teacher living in a well-to-do London suburb. But that was before he spotted his wife's car entering a hotel parking garage. Before he saw her…

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  • A Rule Against Murder

    A Rule Against Murder

    Louise Penny

    From New York Times bestselling author Louise Penny comes a riveting new audiobook. "What happened here last night isn't allowed," said Madame Dubois. It was such an extraordinary thing to say it stopped the ravenous Inspector Beauvoir from taking another bite of his roast beef on baguette. "You have a…

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  • Once Trapped

    Once Trapped

    Blake Pierce

    ONCE TRAPPED is book #13 in the bestselling Riley Paige mystery series, which begins with the #1 bestseller ONCE GONE (Book #1)! In this dark psychological thriller, a wealthy husband turns up dead, and his abused wife is charged with the crime. She calls Riley for help-and yet it seems…

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  • Fallen

    Fallen

    Karin Slaughter

    There's no police training stronger than a cop's instinct. Faith Mitchell's mother isn't answering her phone. Her front door is open. There's a bloodstain above the knob. Her infant daughter is hidden in a shed behind the house. All that the Georgia Bureau of Investigations taught Faith Mitchell goes out…

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  • The Old Success

    The Old Success

    Martha Grimes

    When the body of a French woman washes up on a wild inlet off the Cornish coast, Brian Macalvie, the divisional commander with the Devon-Cornwall police, is called in. Who could have killed this beautiful tourist when the only visible footprints nearby belong to the two little girls who found…

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  • One-Hit Wonder

    One-Hit Wonder

    Lisa Jewell

    Shy and gawky, Ana has always daydreamed about living the life of her exotic half-sister Bee, a pop singer who had a #1 hit single before she inexplicably vanished from the celebrity scene. When Bee turns up dead, Ana is dispatched to the big city to clear out her apartment.…

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  • Owl Be Home For Christmas

    Owl Be Home For Christmas

    Donna Andrews

    It's a few days before Christmas, and Meg's grandfather is hosting a scientific conference on owls at the Caerphilly Inn. Most of the family are there, helping out in one capacity or another, including Meg's grandmother, Cordelia-invited by Grandfather in a rare gesture of peace-making, to share her expertise on…

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  • 'Twas the Knife before Christmas

    'Twas the Knife before Christmas

    Jacqueline Frost

    A Christmas delight, 'Twas the Knife Before Christmas will charm the stockings off readers of Joanne Fluke and Leslie Meier. It's out of the cupcake tin, into the fire for Holly White's best friend, Caroline. Can Holly clear Caroline's name in time to go caroling? When a body turns up…

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  • The Adventure of the Christmas Pudding

    The Adventure of the Christmas Pudding

    Agatha Christie

    In this short story, Hercule Poirot is asked to attend a Christmas celebration in order to apprehend a jewel-thief who has taken advantage of an unwary Eastern prince. Full of English holiday tradition and plenty of intrigue, this holiday tale first appeared in the December 12, 1923 issue of The…

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  • Smoke Screen

    Smoke Screen

    Terri Blackstock

    A gripping new novel from New York Times bestselling suspense author Terri Blackstock. One father was murdered. Another was convicted of his death. All because their children fell in love. Nate Beckett has spent his life fighting wildfires instead of the lies and rumors that drove him from his Colorado…

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  • The Glovemaker

    The Glovemaker

    Ann Weisgarber

    In the inhospitable lands of the Utah Territory, during the winter of 1888, thirty-seven-year-old Deborah Tyler waits for her husband, Samuel, to return home from his travels as a wheelwright. It is now the depths of winter, Samuel is weeks overdue, and Deborah is getting worried. Deborah lives in Junction,…

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  • The Good Liar

    The Good Liar

    Nicholas Searle

    When Roy meets a wealthy widow online, he can hardly believe his luck. Just like Patricia Highsmith's Tom Ripley, Roy is a man who lives to deceive-and everything about Betty suggests she's an easy mark. He's confident that his scheme to swindle her will be a success. After all, he's…

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  • A Small Town

    A Small Town

    Thomas Perry

    When twelve inmates pull off an audacious prison break, it liberates more than a thousand convicts into the nearby small town. The newly freed prisoners rape, murder, and destroy the quiet community-burning down homes and businesses. An immense search ensues, but the twelve who plotted it all get away. After…

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  • The Housekeeper

    The Housekeeper

    Natalie Barelli

    She's a liar. She's a stalker. She's in your house. When Claire sees Hannah Wilson at an exclusive Manhattan hair salon, it's like a knife slicing through barely healed scars. It may have been ten years since Claire last saw Hannah, but she has thought of her every day, and…

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