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Patterson, James, 1947-2022
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22 seconds... until Lindsay Boxer loses her badge -- or her life. SFPD Sergeant Lindsay Boxer has guns on her mind. There's buzz of a last-ditch shipment of drugs and weapons crossing the Mexican border ahead of new restrictive gun laws. Before Lindsay can act, her top informant tips her to a cas...
After the flood
After the flood
Warner, Dave2022
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A disturbing, seemingly ritualistic murder on a remote north-west cattle station has Detective Inspector Dan Clement and his Broome police officers unnerved and baffled. Other local incidents - the theft of explosives from a mine site, social justice protests at an abattoir, a break-in at an earl...
[2 copies, 1 reserve]
Airside
Airside
Swallow, James2022
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Beleaguered businessman Kevin Tyler's life is imploding: he's spent months setting up a deal to open an office in Northern Germany, risking everything he owns to push the project through - but at the last possible moment, his partners renege on the agreement when another party sweeps in with a be...
An A-list for death
An A-list for death
Hart, Pamela2022
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TV researcher Poppy McGowan has never sought the spotlight and is none too happy to be photographed with rock god Nathan Castle. When the photo pops up on celebrity gossip sites, it sparks a media feeding frenzy, forcing Poppy to go to ground, don a wig, and pull some nifty moves to escape a tail...
All human wisdom
All human wisdom
Lemaitre, Pierre2022
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In 1927, the great and the good of Paris gather at the funeral of the wealthy banker, Marcel Pericourt. His daughter, Madeleine, is poised to take over his financial empire (although, unfortunately, she knows next to nothing about banking). More unfortunately still, when Madeleine's seven-year-ol...
All that lives
All that lives
Oswald, James2022
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Two victims. Nothing connects them, except that someone buried them in the exact same way. Seven hundred years apart. An archaeological dig at the old South Leith parish kirkyard has turned up a mysterious body dating from around seven hundred years ago. Some suspect that this gruesome discovery ...
[1 copy, 2 reserves]
All's well
All's well
Awad, Mona2022
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Miranda Fitch's life is a waking nightmare. The accident that ended her burgeoning acting career left her with excruciating, chronic back pain, a failed marriage, and a deepening dependence on painkillers. And now she's on the verge of losing her job as a college theater director. Determined to p...
The angry women's choir
The angry women's choir
Bignell, Meg Ashton2022
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Once in a while, everyone needs to be heard.Freycinet Barnes has built herself the perfect existence. With beautiful children, a successful husband and a well-ordered schedule, it's a life so full she simply doesn't fit.When she steps outside her calendar and is accidentally thrown into the gener...
[1 copy, 3 reserves]
Antoinette's sister
Antoinette's sister
Giovinazzo, Diana2022
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Austria 1767: Maria Carolina Charlotte -- ninth daughter and sixteenth child of Empress Maria Theresa of Austria knows her position as a Hapsburg archduchess will inevitably force her to leave her home, her family, and her beloved country. But not yet. The Hapsburg family is celebrating a great t...
The apartment upstairs
The apartment upstairs
Kara, Lesley2022
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Scarlett's aunt lived, and was brutally murdered, in the flat upstairs. But Scarlett is determined that life should return to some kind of normal, even if that means living with just a ceiling between her and the scene of such a devastating crime. After all, this is her home. She's safe here. Isn...
[1 copy, 1 reserve]
The Arc
The Arc
Henwood Hoen, Tory2022
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35-year-old Ursula Byrne is successful, witty, smart, and single. She's tried all the dating apps and let's just say: she's underwhelmed by her options. Enter The Arc: a highly secretive, super-sophisticated matchmaking service that relies on a complex series of emotional, psychological and physi...
Argo
Argo
Knowles, Mark2022
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1230 BC. King Pelias has grown paranoid, tormented by his murderous past and a prophecy of the man who will one day destroy him. When a stranger arrives to compete in the Games of Poseidon, Pelias is horrified, for this young man should never have grown to manhood. He is Jason, Pelias' nephew, wh...
Armored
Armored
Greaney, Mark2022
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Joshua Duffy is a Close Protection Agent, a professional bodyguard, and he's one of the world's elite operatives. That is he was until his last mission in Lebanon. Against all odds, Josh got his primary out alive, but the cost was high. Josh lost his lower left leg. There's not much call for an e...
Asian ghost short stories : anthology of new & classic tales
Asian ghost short stories : anthology of new & classic tales
2022
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Asian ghosts -- from India to Sri Lanka, China to Korea, Japan to the Philippines -- can be both terrifying and comforting. Underpinned by strong cultural beliefs in the cycles of life and ancestor worship, the nature of Asian spirits differs from that of their counterparts in other areas of the ...
Bad art mother
Bad art mother
Preston, Edwina2022
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Good mothers are expected to be selfless. Artists are seen as selfish. So what does this mean for a mother with artistic ambitions? Enter: frustrated poet Veda Gray, who is offered a Faustian bargain when a wealthy childless couple, the Parishes, invite her to exchange her young son Owen for time...
Basin
Basin
McCulloch, Scott2022
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A nomad swallows poison and drowns himself. Resuscitated by a paramilitary bandit named Aslan, Figure is nursed back into a world of violence, sexuality and dementia. Together, Figure and Aslan traverse a coastline erupting in conflict. When the nearest city is ethnically cleansed, Figure escapes...
The bay
The bay
Reynolds, Allie2022
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Kenna arrives in Sydney to surprise her best friend. But Mikki and her fiancé Jack are about to head away on a trip, so Kenna finds herself tagging along for the ride. Sorrow Bay is beautiful, wild and dangerous. A remote surfing spot with waves to die for, cut off from the rest of the world. Her...
Becoming my sister
Becoming my sister
Andrews, V. C. (Virginia C.)2022
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Like everyone else in Palm Springs, Gish idolizes her smart, beautiful, kind older sister. Even their parents compare Gish unfavorably to Gloria -- threatening to send her to boarding school once the more-perfect sister leaves for college. But Gloria has an unwavering love for Gish, even if that ...
The Bellbird River Country Choir
The Bellbird River Country Choir
Green, Sophie2022
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Bellbird River, 1998: Teacher and single mum Alex is newly arrived in the small NSW country town of Bellbird River after escaping the city in search of a change of pace and the chance to reconnect with her young daughter. Across town, well-known matriarch Victoria and her globe-trotting, opera-si...
Black river
Black river
Spencer, Matthew2022
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A long, burning summer in Sydney. A young woman found murdered in the deserted grounds of an elite boarding school. A serial killer preying on victims along the banks of the Parramatta River. A city on edge. Adam Bowman, a battling journalist who grew up as the son of a teacher at Prince Albert C...
[2 copies, 1 reserve]
Blue hour
Blue hour
Schmidt, Sarah, 1979 September 10-2022
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1936: At nineteen, Kitty was ready to leave behind the stifling control of her parents and all those constantly telling her how to live her life. Work at the Wintonvale Repatriation Hospital was her escape and a chance to be someone else. Then she met soldier George Turner and she heard her mothe...
The boardwalk bookshop
The boardwalk bookshop
Mallery, Susan2022
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When fate brings three strangers to a charming space for lease on the California coast, the Boardwalk Bookshop is born. Part bookstore, part gift shop, part bakery, it's a dream come true for Bree, Mikki and Ashley. But while their business is thriving, their personal lives are... not. Bree, woun...
Bone memories
Bone memories
Piper, Sally2022
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Even though sixteen years have passed, Billie will never recover from the murder of her daughter, Jess, and clings to her memory -- and the site of her death -- like a life raft. Daniel, who was a toddler when his mother was killed, can recall little of what happened but knows if he's to have any...
Book lovers
Book lovers
Henry, Emily2022
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Nora is a cut-throat literary agent at the top of her game. Her whole life is books. Charlie is an editor with a gift for creating bestsellers. And he's Nora's work nemesis. Nora has been through enough break-ups to know she's the woman men date before they find their happy-ever-after. That's why...
[2 copies, 4 reserves]
Bootstrap
Bootstrap
Young, Georgina2022
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Jackson Sweeney is stewing in his tiny hometown, feeling stuck as he spends his days working at Al's Takeaway and fending off homophobic losers. His childhood friend Marnie returns to Ginsborough on her family's annual visit, but she's reeling from a break-up and is determined to lie low. After a...
The brightest star
The brightest star
Harcourt, Emma2022
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1496. It is the height of the Renaissance and its flowering of intellectual and artistic endeavour, but the city state of Florence is in the grip of fundamentalist preacher Friar Girolamo Savonarola. Its good people believe the Lord speaks through him, just as certainly as the Sun circles the Ear...
Brown girls
Brown girls
Andreades, Daphne Palasi2022
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"Brown Girls" dives deep into the lives of a group of young women of colour growing up in Queens, New York. Here, streets echo with many languages, subways rumble above dollar stores and the briny scent of the ocean wafts in from Rockaway Beach. Here, girls like Nadira, Gabby, Naz, Trish, Angeliq...
The capsarius
The capsarius
Turney, Simon2022
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Egypt. 25 BC. A former surgeon from the city of Ancyra, Titus Cervianus is now a capsarius -- a combat medic. He is a pragmatist, a scientist -- and deeply unpopular with his legion, the Twenty Second Deiotariana. The Twenty Second have been sent to deal with uprisings and chaos in Egypt. Founded...
A caravan like a canary
A caravan like a canary
Wasley, Sasha2022
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Two road trips. Twenty years apart. Can the memories of a troubled family past finally be put to rest? When Tara Button's mother asks her to drive the bright yellow family caravan from one end of the state to the other, it's her charming but unreliable brother, Zac, who convinces her it's a good ...
The city of dusk
The city of dusk
Sim, Tara2022
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The Four Realms - Life, Death, Light, and Darkness - all converge on the city of dusk. For each realm there is a god, and for each god there is an heir. But the gods have withdrawn their favor from the once vibrant and thriving city. And without it, all the realms are dying. Unwilling to stand by...
City of vengeance
City of vengeance
Bishop, D. V.2022
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Florence. Winter, 1536. A prominent Jewish moneylender is murdered in his home, a death with wide implications in a city powered by immense wealth. Cesare Aldo, a former soldier and now an officer of the Renaissance city's most feared criminal court, is given four days to solve the murder: catch ...
City on fire
City on fire
Winslow, Don, 1953-2022
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Two criminal empires together control all of New England. Until a beautiful modern-day Helen of Troy comes between the Irish and the Italians, launching a war that will see them kill each other, destroy an alliance, and set a city on fire. Danny Ryan yearns for a more "legit" life and a place in ...
The cliff house
The cliff house
Brookmyre, Christopher, 1968-2022
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Jen's hen party is going to be out of control. She's rented a luxury getaway on its own private island. The helicopter won't be back for seventy-two hours. They are alone. They think. As well as Jen, there's the pop diva and the estranged ex-bandmate, the tennis pro and the fashion guru, the embi...
[1 copy, 1 reserve]
Clive Cussler's Dark vector
Clive Cussler's Dark vector
Brown, Graham, 1969-2022
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A freighter carrying top-secret computers of unparalleled capability disappears in the Western Pacific. While searching for a lost treasure that once belonged to the famous Chinese pirate queen, Ching Shih, Kurt Austin and Joe Zavala are redirected to look for the missing vessel. Discovering that...
The coast
The coast
Limprecht, Eleanor2022
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Alice is only nine years old in 1910 when she is sent to the feared Coast Hospital Lazaret at Little Bay in Sydney, a veritable prison where more patients are admitted than will ever leave. She is told that she's visiting her mother, who disappeared one day when Alice was two years old. Once ther...
[1 copy, 1 reserve]
The Coffin Club
The Coffin Club
Sutherland, Jacqueline2022
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Everyone deserves a second chance. After a car accident killed her husband and left her permanently scarred, Kat Alexander, a wealthy widow, starts a new life in the countryside. Mourning not only her husband but her last chance of motherhood, Kat is completely lost. Until she meets Ginny, who ru...
Complications
Complications
Steel, Danielle2022
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Known for its luxurious accommodations and bespoke service, the Hotel Louis XVI has been the most lauded boutique hotel in all of Paris for decades. Now, after four years of renovations and the death of its legendary and beloved manager, it is set to reopen its doors at last. An esteemed group of...
[1 copy, 1 reserve]
Conviction
Conviction
Chalmers, Frank2022
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Queensland in 1976 churns with corruption. When Detective Ray Windsor defies it, he is exiled deep into the state's west. It's easy out there to feel alien in your own country. Royalton is a town on its knees, stricken by drought, riven by prejudice, and plagued by crimes left largely un-investig...
Counterfeit
Counterfeit
Chen, Kirstin, 1981-2022
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Meet Ava: rule-abiding lawyer who has ticked all of life's boxes. She's married to a successful surgeon and has just taken an indefinite career break to raise her adorable toddler. A picture-perfect life. Meet Winnie: Ava's old college roommate. Once awkward, quiet and apparently academically cha...
Criminals
Criminals
O'Loghlin, James2022
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Twenty-three-year-old Dean Acton is a heroin addict trying to get off the break and enter treadmill by pulling one big job. Sarah Hamilton, also twenty-three, is a police officer on stress leave, working behind the bar, trying to forget the mistake she made that caused the death of her fiancée. M...
Dancing with the enemy
Dancing with the enemy
Armstrong, Diane, 1939-2022
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June 1940. 'It was a perfect June evening that began with hope and ended in despair.' So begins the journal of Hugh Jackson, a Jersey doctor, whose idyllic world is shattered when Britain abandons the Channel Islands which are invaded by the Germans. Forced to choose between conflicting loyalties...
Dark vector
Dark vector
Brown, Graham, 1969-2022
Books
A freighter carrying top-secret computers of unparalleled capability disappears in the Western Pacific. While searching for a lost treasure that once belonged to the famous Chinese pirate queen, Ching Shih, Kurt Austin and Joe Zavala are redirected to look for the missing vessel. Discovering that...
Death at the Belvedere
Death at the Belvedere
Williams, Sue I.2022
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It's a mostly normal Friday evening in the Rusty Bore Takeaway. Cass Tuplin's cleaning down the grill when her glamorous sister Helen walks in, all bones in an Italian-weave suit and the kind of state that calls for the full comfort: double bacon cheeseburger with extra chips. It's man trouble as...
Death of the black widow
Death of the black widow
Patterson, James, 1947-2022
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Officer Walter O'Brien is called to a murder scene on his first night with Detroit PD. A terrified twenty-year-old has bludgeoned her attacker with skill that shocks even O'Brien's veteran partner. The young woman is also a brilliant escape artist. Her bold flight from police custody makes the ca...
Deception
Deception
Pearse, Lesley2022
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Janet Saunders never spoke about her past. Her daughters Alice and Susie always assumed this was because there was nothing to talk about. Until the day of their mother's funeral. A mysterious stranger turns up and reveals he is their real father. Shocked, the women listen as he tells them damagin...
[1 copy, 1 reserve]
Denizen
Denizen
McKenzie Watson, James2022
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On a remote property in western NSW, nine-year-old Parker fears that something is wrong with his brain. His desperate attempts to control this internal chaos spark a series of events that gallop from his control in deadly and devastating ways. Years later, Parker, now a father himself, returns to...
Devil house
Devil house
Darnielle, John2022
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Gage Chandler is descended from kings. That's what his mother always told him. Years later, he is a true crime writer, with one grisly success and a movie adaptation to his name, along with a series of subsequent less notable efforts. But now he is being offered the chance for his big break to mo...
The diamond eye
The diamond eye
Quinn, Kate2022
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In the snowbound city of Kiev, aspiring historian Mila Pavlichenko's life revolves around her young son until Hitler's invasion of Russia changes everything. Suddenly, she and her friends must take up arms to save their country from the Fuhrer's destruction. Handed a rifle, Mila discovers a gift ...
Dirt town
Dirt town
Scrivenor, Hayley2022
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On a sweltering Friday afternoon in Durton, best friends Ronnie and Esther leave school together. Esther never makes it home Ronnie's going to find her, she has a plan. Lewis will help. Their friend can't be gone, Ronnie won't believe it. Detective Sergeant Sarah Michaels can believe it. She has ...
[4 copies, 5 reserves]
Dirt town
Dirt town
Scrivenor, Hayley2022
Books
On a sweltering Friday afternoon in Durton, best friends Ronnie and Esther leave school together. Esther never makes it home. Ronnie's going to find her, she has a plan. Lewis will help. Their friend can't be gone, Ronnie won't believe it. Detective Sergeant Sarah Michaels can believe it. She has...
[1 copy, 3 reserves]
Black river
Spencer, Matthew2022
[2 copies, 1 reserve]
Blue hour
Schmidt, Sarah, 1979 Septem...2022
The cliff house
Brookmyre, Christopher, 1968-2022
[1 copy, 1 reserve]
The coast
Limprecht, Eleanor2022
[1 copy, 1 reserve]
Dirt town
Scrivenor, Hayley2022
[4 copies, 5 reserves]
Dirt town
Scrivenor, Hayley2022
[1 copy, 3 reserves]
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