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December 11, 2017

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Books, Movies & Music : New Adult Mysteries

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Hundreds of books are added to the Library's collection each month. Here are the most recent Mystery books for adults.

 

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The Hollow

The Hollow
Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976

When Hercule Poirot arrives for lunch at Lucy Angkatell's, country house he's met with a dying man and a tangle of family secrets that leaves everyone a suspect.


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 6 copies

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A Case of Syrah, Syrah: A Wine Country Mystery

A Case of Syrah, Syrah: A Wine Country Mystery
Parra, Nancy J.


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 6 copies

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Of Murder and Men

Of Murder and Men
Cahoon, Lynn


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 5 copies

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Ditched 4 Murder

Ditched 4 Murder
Eaton, J. C.

While helping her seventy-four-year-old Aunt Ina prepare for her wedding, Sophie Kimball gets drawn into a murder case that is linked to Ina's fiancé and works to catch a killer before her aunt walks down the aisle.


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Holds: 0 on 6 copies

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Stivali di gomma svedesi

Stivali di gomma svedesi
Mankell, Henning, 1948-2015

"In una fredda notte d'autunno, Fredrik Wehlin, medico in pensione che vive in una remota isola del Mar Baltico, si sveglia di soprassalto. La sua casa sta bruciando. Prima di fuggire e lasciarsi alle spalle un cumulo di cenere, fa ancora in tempo a infilarsi un paio di stivali di gomma. Calzano entrambi il piede sinistro. Presto si diffonde la voce che sia stato lo stesso Wehlin a dare fuoco alla propria casa: la polizia lo incalza, ma non ci sono prove. E le indagini continuano. Dopo qualche settimana, durante le celebrazioni del capodanno, un'altra casa prende misteriosamente fuoco nell'arcipelago..." -- goodreads.com


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Holds: 0 on 1 copies

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Term Limits

Term Limits
Flynn, Vince, 1966-2013

Three of Washington's most powerful and least scrupulous politicians are executed with surgical precision by a team of military commandos demanding that the government restore power to the people, and only one congressman can stop them.


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Holds: 3 on 6 copies

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The Betrayal of the Blood Lily

The Betrayal of the Blood Lily
Willig, Lauren

Overview: Whisked away to nineteenth-century India, Penelope Deveraux plunges into the court intrigues of the Nizam of Hyderabad, where no one is quite what they seem. New to this strange and exotic country-where a dangerous spy called the Marigold leaves venomous cobras as his calling card-she can trust only one man: Captain Alex Reid. With danger looming from local warlords, treacherous court officials, and French spies, Alex and Penelope may be all that stand in the way of a plot designed to rock the very foundations of the British Empire.


Format: Book
Holds: 2 on 4 copies

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Hooked on Ewe

Hooked on Ewe
Reed, Hannah, 1953-

"Aspiring romance novelist Eden Elliott discovers the landscape isn't the only thing that's dramatic when a local woman is done in."--Page 4 of cover.


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 3 copies

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Death of Anton

Death of Anton
Melville, Alan, 1910-1983


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 6 copies

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Blind Descent

Blind Descent
Barr, Nevada

A woman park ranger has an accident during a survey of New Mexico's Carlsbad Caverns, a 300-mile labyrinth of caves and tunnels 800 feet underground. Fellow park ranger Anna Pigeon braves her claustrophobia to mount a rescue and discovers it was no accident. By the author of Endangered Species.


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Holds: 3 on 6 copies

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