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    Frederik Sandwich and the Earthquake that Couldn't Possibly Be

    Frederik Sandwich and the Earthquake that Couldn't Possibly Be

    Kevin John Scott

    A delightfully strange and hilarious debut novel perfect for Lemony Snicket and Trenton Lee Stewart fans—the first book in a new middle-grade mystery series that will keep you guessing and laughing all along the way.At the age of eleven Frederik Sandwich awakens to an earthquake that couldn't possibly be. His…

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  • Trial by Fire

    Trial by Fire

    Norah McClintock

    Riley Donovan is the new kid in a small town where her aunt (and guardian) has just started a job as a detective on the town's police force. Riley is home alone when a neighbor's barn catches on fire; when she realizes that he is trapped in the barn, she…

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  • Set You Free

    Set You Free

    Jeff Ross

    The mayor's six-year-old son, Ben Carter, is missing—and Lauren's brother, Tom, is the main suspect. Lauren knows her brother would never harm anyone, but the police don't agree. Ben's stepbrother doesn't agree. The mayor certainly doesn't agree. To some people in Resurrection Falls, Tom is the freak who, rumor has…

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  • Cards on the Table

    Cards on the Table

    Agatha Christie

    In Agatha Christie's classic mystery, Cards on the Table, the wily Hercule Poirot is on the case when a bridge night turns deadlyMr. Shaitana is famous as a flamboyant party host. Nevertheless, he is a man of whom everybody is a little afraid. So when he boasts to Hercule Poirot…

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  • We All Fall Down

    We All Fall Down

    Natalie D. Richards

    A new romantic thriller—with a dash of horror—from the author of One Was Lost and Six Months Later Theo's always been impulsive. But telling Paige how he feels? He's obsessed over that decision. And it's time. Tonight. At the party on the riverbank, under the old walking bridge, site of…

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  • Camp So-and-So

    Camp So-and-So

    Mary McCoy

    The letters went out in mid-February. Each letter invited its recipient to spend a week at Camp So-and-So, a lakeside retreat for girls nestled high in the Starveling Mountains. Each letter came with a glossy brochure with photographs of young women climbing rocks, performing Shakespeare under the stars, and spiking…

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  • Awoken

    Awoken

    Erik Thomson

    A medical student attempts to cure her brother from a terminal sleep illness, but a more sinister reason for his condition is revealed.

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  • Extra Ordinary

    Extra Ordinary

    Will Forte

    Rose, a mostly sweet & lonely small-town driving instructor, must use her supernatural talents to save the daughter of Martin (also mostly sweet & lonely) from a washed-up rock star who is using her in a Satanic pact to reignite his fame.

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  • Aquaslash

    Aquaslash

    Nicolas Fontaine

    High school is over for the students of Valley Hills, and they're ending it with a huge weekend bash at Wet Valley, a reportedly haunted waterpark stuck in the 80's where they can party like there's no tomorrow. Five hundred dollars are up for grabs for the fastest team to…

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  • The Vanishing Statue

    The Vanishing Statue

    Carolyn Keene

    Nancy, Bess, and George must find a stolen statue in this twentieth book of the Nancy Drew Diaries, a fresh approach to the classic mystery series. Nancy is beyond excited when she receives an invitation to an elite celebration of the arts hosted by the Duchess Strickland, a woman once…

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  • The Girls Weekend: A Novel

    The Girls Weekend: A Novel

    Jody Gehrman

    June Moody, a thirty-something English professor, just wants to get away from her recent breakup and reunite with girlfriends over summer break. Her old friend and longtime nemesis Sadie MacTavish, a mega-successful author, invites June and her college friends to a baby shower at her sprawling estate in the San…

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  • Beating About the Bush

    Beating About the Bush

    M. C. Beaton

    Agatha Raisin in Beating About the Bush. When private detective Agatha Raisin comes across a severed leg in a roadside hedge, it looks like she is about to become involved in a particularly gruesome murder. Looks, however, can be deceiving, as Agatha discovers when she is employed to investigate a…

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  • Sister Dear

    Sister Dear

    McKinnon, Hannah Mary

    Beauty. Wealth. Success.

    She's got it all.

    And it all should've been mine.

    When Eleanor Hardwicke's beloved father dies, her world is further shattered by a gut-wrenching secret: the man she's grieving isn't really her dad. Eleanor was the product of an affair and her biological father is still out there, living blissfully…

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  • Left To Run

    Left To Run

    Blake Pierce

    "When you think that life cannot get better, Blake Pierce comes up with another masterpiece of thriller and mystery! This book is full of twists and the end brings a surprising revelation. I strongly recommend this book to the permanent library of any reader that enjoys a very well written…

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  • These Women

    These Women

    Ivy Pochoda

    A Recommended Book FromThe New York Times Book Review * The Washington Post * Vogue * Entertainment Weekly * Marie Claire * Vulture * The Minneapolis Star-Tribune * LitHub * Crime Reads * PopSugarFrom the award-winning author of Wonder Valley and Visitation Street comes a serial killer story like you've…

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  • A Beautiful Corpse

    A Beautiful Corpse

    Christi Daugherty

    From Christi Daugherty, author of The Echo Killing, comes another pulse-pounding suspenseful thriller featuring crime reporter Harper McClain. For a woman, being killed by someone who claims to love her is the most ordinary murder of all. With its antebellum houses and ancient oak trees draped in a veil of…

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  • The Black Swan of Paris

    The Black Swan of Paris

    Karen Robards

    A captivating story of estranged sisters reunited by a devastating war and the race to save their mother's life Paris, 1944 Celebrated singer Genevieve Dumont is both a star and a smoke screen. An unwilling darling to the Nazis, the chanteuse's position of privilege also has its advantages-such as going…

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  • The Mystery of the Forgotten Family

    The Mystery of the Forgotten Family

    Gertrude Chandler Warner

    The Boxcar Children are helping a friend find out more about their family's history. But what they find is a mystery going back generations! Can the Aldens help their friend unlock secrets of the past-and present? The Boxcar Children are helping a friend find out more about their family's history.…

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  • Aged for Murder

    Aged for Murder

    Fiona Grace

    AGED FOR MURDER (A TUSCAN VINEYARD COZY MYSTERY) is the debut novel in a charming new cozy mystery series by #1 bestselling author Fiona Grace, author of Murder in the Manor (Book #1), a #1 Bestseller with over 100 five-star reviews-and a free download! When Olivia Glass, 34, concocts an…

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  • Booked for Death: A Book Lover's B&B Mystery

    Booked for Death: A Book Lover's B&B Mystery

    Victoria Gilbert

    Nestled in the historic waterfront town of Beaufort, North Carolina, Chapters Bed-and-Breakfast is a reader's paradise. Built in 1770, the newly renovated inn hosts a roster of special events celebrating books, genres, and authors. It's the perfect literary retreat-until a rare-book dealer turns up dead in the carriage house during…

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