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Foster, Fiona King

Summary: "In a secessionist rural state that has cut itself off completely from urban centers, where living is hardscrabble and poor but "free," Brooke Holland runs a farm with her husband, Milo, and two daughters. Their life at the fringes of modern society is tenuous - they make barely enough from each harvest to keep going - yet Brooke cherishes the loving, peaceful life they have carved out for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco, an imprint of HaperCollinsPublishers 2021

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FOS

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Foster 2021

Ragnar Jónasson

Summary: "Easter weekend is approaching, and snow is gently falling in Siglufjoerdur, the northernmost town in Iceland, as crowds of tourists arrive to visit the majestic ski slopes. Ari Thor Arason is now a police inspector, but he's separated from his girlfriend, who lives in Sweden with their three-year-old son. A family reunion is planned for the holiday, but a violent blizzard is threatening and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orenda Books 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RAG

King, Stephen

Summary: Billy Summers is a man in a room with a gun. He's a killer for hire and the best in the business. But he'll do the job only if the target is a truly bad guy. And now Billy wants out. But first there is one last hit. Billy is among the best snipers in the world, a decorated Iraq war vet, a Houdini when it comes to vanishing after the job is done. So what could possibly go wrong?

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC KIN

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC KIN

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA FIC KIN

Harding Thornton, Christina

Summary: Pickard County, Nebraska, July 1979. Sheriff's deputy Harley Jensen is restless, looking for something to take his mind off the past. Pam bristles against her role as wife and mother; her husband, Rick, struggles with the wreckage of his youth. Paul Reddick, town miscreant, is flint to Harley's steel. It's just a matter of time before their conflict burns Pickard County to the ground. --...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: MCD/Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC THO

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC THO

Modiano, Patrick

Summary: Stolen jewels, black markets, hired guns, crossed lovers, unregistered addresses, people gone missing, shadowy figures disappearing in crowds, newspaper stories uncomfortably close and getting closer . . . this ominous novel is Patrick Modiano's most noirish work to date. Set in Nice--a departure from the author's more familiar Paris--this novel evokes the bright sun and dark shadow of the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yale University Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOD

King, Stephen

Summary: The son of a struggling single mother, Jamie Conklin just wants an ordinary childhood. But Jamie is no ordinary child. Born with an unnatural ability his mom urges him to keep secret, Jamie can see what no one else can see and learn what no one else can learn. But the cost of using this ability is higher than Jamie can imagine, as he discovers when an NYPD detective draws him into the pursuit...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC KIN

De Giovanni, Maurizio

Summary: "A Commissario Ricciardi Neapolitan mystery that packs a real punch. Years ago, Vinnie Sannino left Naples on a ship bound for America, where he found fame and wealth as a boxer. But his gilded life in the new world came to an abrupt end when, during a fight, with a heavy punch to the head of his opponent, Vinnie killed a man in the ring. Now, Vinnie's back in Italy, pining for the woman he...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Europa Editions 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DE G

Swanson, Peter

Summary: Growing up, Kate Priddy was always a bit neurotic, experiencing momentary bouts of anxiety that exploded into full blown panic attacks after an ex-boyfriend kidnapped her and nearly ended her life. When Corbin Dell, a distant cousin in Boston, suggests the two temporarily swap apartments, Kate, an art student in London, agrees, hoping that time away in a new place will help her overcome the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SWA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Swanson 2017

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: M SWA

Swanson, Peter

Summary: When Liana Dector, a woman who is possibly a cold-blooded killer wanted by the police, storms into his favorite Boston tavern demanding his help, George Foss, unable to say "no" to his first love, is drawn into a world of murder, betrayal, and secrets from which there is no escape.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SWA

Shaffer, Andrew

Summary: "Vice President Joe Biden is fresh out of the Obama White House and feeling adrift when his favorite railroad conductor dies in a suspicious accident, leaving behind an ailing wife and a trail of clues. To unravel the mystery, "Amtrak Joe" re-teams with the only man he's ever fully trusted--the 44th president of the United States. Together they'll plumb the darkest corners of Delaware,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Quirk Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SHA

Buchanan, Paul

Summary: Summer, 1962. A scorching heat wave is suffocating L.A. PI John Keegan is offered a small fortune to find a beautiful woman from a set of photographs. He refuses: the job seems suspicious. But the next day the same woman, Eve, turns up, unbidden, on his doorstep. Eve fears for her safety. She is being watched. Before Keegan knows it, someone has been killed with Keegan's own gun, and he gets...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Legend Press 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BUC

Barron, Laird

Summary: "The first in a crime noir series, Isaiah Coleridge is a former mob enforcer banished from his Alaska home after an incident. Sent to a horse farm in the Hudson Valley in NY to recover, he winds up investigating the disappearance of the 18-year-old granddaughter of his hosts."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnams' Sons 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAR

Herrera, Yuri

Summary: "A plague has brought death to the city. Two feuding crime families with blood on their hands need our hard-boiled hero, The Redeemer, to broker peace. Both his instincts and the vacant streets warn him to stay indoors, but The Redeemer ventures out into the city's underbelly to arrange for the exchange of the bodies they hold hostage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: And Other Stories 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HER

Summary: Edgar Award-winning editor Penzler's new anthology rolls out the red carpet for the stories that Hollywood hits are made of. He delivers the director's cut of classic short stories that inspired some of Tinsletown's most memorable films. ... Including... works by:Authors include: Edgar Allan Poe, Cornell Woolrich, Aldous Huxley, Ian Fleming, Robert Louis Stevenson, Budd Schulberg, O. Henry, W....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Crime / Black Lizard : Vintage Books, a division of Penguin Random House LLC 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BIG

Feiffer, Jules

Summary: Eighty-nine-year-old Jules Feiffer delivers the tour de force of his illustrious career in this epic finale that dares "to try things that film noir could only dream of" (Chris Ware). In The Ghost Script, Feiffer plunges us into the blowzy, boozy world of Blacklist Hollywood, circa 1953: witch hunts and Reds and pinkos and starlets and a mysterious, orchid-growing mastermind, the renamed...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Liveright Publishing Corporation 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: 741.5 FEI

Bruen, Ken

Summary: Ruined and on the lam, former drug kingpin Max Fisher stumbles upon the biggest discovery of his crooked life: a designer drug called PIMP that could put him back on top. Meanwhile, a certain femme fatale from his past is producing a film based on her and Max's life story.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Titan Books 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRU

Abramowitz, Adam

Summary: A bike messenger navigates Boston's gritty underworld of gangsters and blood money in this novel with more twists and turns than Boston's streets. Boston's baddest bike messenger Zesty Meyers is back in town...Bosstown. Zesty's life seems to be settling down after his last hospital visit and family secret reveal. But when his brother Zero starts acting oddly and pairs up with an unemployed...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ABR

Lippman, Laura

Summary: "In 1966, Baltimore is a city of secrets that everyone seems to know - everyone, that is, except Madeline "Maddie" Schwartz. Last year, she was a happy, even pampered housewife. This year, she's bolted from her marriage of almost 20 years, determined to make good on her youthful ambitions to live a passionate, meaningful life. Maddie wants to matter, to leave her mark on a swiftly changing...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC LIP

Kestrel, James

Summary: "December 1941. America teeters on the brink of war, and in Honolulu, Hawaii, police detective Joe McGrady is assigned to investigate a homicide that will change his life forever. Because the trail of murder he uncovers will lead him across the Pacific, far from home and the woman he loves; and though the U.S. doesn't know it yet, a Japanese fleet is already steaming toward Pearl Harbor." --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hard Case Crime 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KES

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC KES

Atkins, Ace.

Summary: When silent-film star Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle is accused of crushing an actress to death during a wild 1920s party, Pinkerton agent Dashiell Hammett struggles to sort out conflicting testimony from witnesses, while William Randolph Hearst's newspapers demand a guilty verdict.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC ATK

Keillor, Garrison.

Summary: On the 12th floor of the Acme Building, on a cold February day in St. Paul, Guy Noir looks down the barrel of a loaded revolver in the hands of geezer gangster Joey Roast Beef who is demanding to hear what lucrative scheme Guy is cooking up with stripper-turned-women's-studies-professor Naomi Fallopian. Everyone wants to know-Joey, Lieutenant McCafferty, reporter Gene Williker, Guy's...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: [Manufactured and distributed by] Findaway World, LLC 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC KEI

Iglesias, Gabino.

Summary: "A man tasked with shuttling children over the border believes the Virgin Mary is guiding him towards final justice. A woman offers colonizer blood to the mother of chaos. A boy joins corpse destroyers to seek vengeance for the death of his father."--Back cover

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Broken River Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC IGL

Foster, Fiona King

Summary: When escaped criminal Stephen Cawley attacks Brooke Holland's farm, she manages to subdue him. But fearing that other members of his family will soon descend, Brooke insists her family flee with her.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC FOS

Haspil, Michael F.

Summary: Alex Menkaure, former pharaoh and mummy, and his vampire partner, Marcus, born in ancient Rome, are vice copes in a special Miami police unit. They fight to keep the streets safe from criminal vampires, shape-shifters, bootleg-blood dealers, and antivampire vigilantes. When poisoned artificial blood drives vampires to murder, the city threatens to tear itself apart. Only an unlikely alliance...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAS

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