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Braithwaite, Oyinkan

Summary: "Satire meets slasher in this short, darkly funny hand grenade of a novel about a Nigerian woman whose younger sister has a very inconvenient habit of killing her boyfriends. "Femi makes three, you know. Three and they label you a serial killer." Korede is bitter. How could she not be? Her sister, Ayoola, is many things: the favorite child, the beautiful one, possibly sociopathic. And now...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BRA

Adams, Carolyn Lee

Summary: "When Ruth is kidnapped, she's determined not to become this serial-killer's next trophy. After she's able to escape, her captor begins stalking her through the wilderness"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC ADA

Okorafor, Nnedi

Summary: "Affectionately dubbed 'the Nigerian Harry Potter, ' Akata Witch weaves together a heart-pounding tale of magic, mystery, and finding one's place in the world. Twelve-year-old Sunny lives in Nigeria, but she was born American. Her features are African, but she's albino. She's a terrific athlete, but can't go out into the sun to play soccer. There seems to be no place where she fits in. And then...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Audio 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Cleave, Paul

Summary: "Joshua is convinced there is a family curse. It's taken loved ones from him, it's robbed him of his eyesight, and it's the reason why his father is killed while investigating the homicide of a young woman. Joshua is handed an opportunity he can't refuse: an operation that will allow him to see the world through his father's eyes. As Joshua navigates a world of sight, he gets glimpses of what...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CLE

Cosimano, Elle

Summary: High school senior and science whiz Nearly Boswell, called Leigh, is thrilled when she gets an internship in a forensic science lab, since it is a step toward college and a way out of the trailer park--but soon she finds herself the target of a serial killer, one who seems to know a lot about the residents of Sunny View Trailer Park as well as her absent father's secrets.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kathy Dawson Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: P COS

Cameron, Kenneth M.

Summary: London, 1900. When a terrified man shows up one evening and says he is being pursued by Jack the Ripper, Denton dismisses him as a lunatic. When the mutilated body of a teenaged prostitute is found, Denton decides to pursue the murderer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAM

King, Stephen

Summary: "In a mega-stakes, high-suspense race against time, three of the most unlikely and winning heroes Stephen King has ever created try to stop a lone killer from blowing up thousands. In the frigid pre-dawn hours, in a distressed Midwestern city, hundreds of desperate unemployed folks are lined up for a spot at a job fair. Without warning, a lone driver plows through the crowd in a stolen...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC KIN

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC KIN

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION KIN

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction King 2014

Briggs, Patricia.

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: "It is said that opposites attract. And in the case of werewolves Anna Latham and Charles Cornick, they mate. The son--and enforcer--of the leader of the North American werewolves, Charles is a dominant Alpha. While Anna, an Omega, has the rare ability to calm others of her kind. Now that the werewolves have revealed themselves to humans, they can't afford any bad publicity. Infractions that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ace Books 2012

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BRI

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRI

Maniscalco, Kerri

Summary: Seventeen year old Audrey Rose Wadsworth was born a lord's daughter, with a life of wealth and privilege stretched out before her. Between the social teas and silk dress fittings, she leads a forbidden secret life. Against her stern father's wishes and society's expectations, Audrey often slips away to her uncle's laboratory to study the gruesome practice of forensic medicine. When her work on...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Lindsay, Jeffry P.

Summary: "Back from his surprisingly glorious honeymoon in Paris, Miami blood spatter analyst Dexter Morgan is one step closer to perfecting his human disguise...But old habits die hard...and Dexter's work for the Miami Police Department never fails to offer up new playmates--bad men who appeal to his offbeat and unshakable sense of justice."--dust jacket.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LIN

O'Brien, Kevin

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M O'BRI

Masters, S. R.

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: When Will jokes about becoming a serial killer, his friends just laugh it off. But Adeline can't help but feel there's something more sinister lurking behind his words. Fifteen years later, Adeline returns to Blythe for a reunion of the old gang - except Will doesn't show up. Reminiscing about old times, they look up the details of his supposed murder spree. But the mood soon changes when they...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Redhook 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAS

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAS

Freeman, Brian

Summary: Four years after serial killer Rudy Cutter was sent away for life, San Francisco homicide inspector Frost Easton uncovers a terrible lie: his closest friend planted false evidence to put Cutter behind bars. When he's forced to reveal the truth, his sister's killer is back on the streets. Desperate to take Cutter down again, the detective finds a new ally in Eden Shay. She wrote a book about...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas & Mercer 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FRE

Rendell, Ruth

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REN

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Rendell 2001

Corley, Elizabeth.

Summary: "Viciously attacked by a serial rapist, intent on murder, Sergeant Louise Nightingale is recovering from her ordeal, relieved that the psychopath has been put behind bars for a very long time. Escaping to a remote family home for a well-earned rest, she is unaware that her nightmare has only just begun. When a nameless, faceless terror starts terrorising the country, her colleague, Detective...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St Martins Pr 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COR

Heaberlin, Julia

Summary: "An elderly man with dementia, once acquitted of a terrible murder and suspected in many others, is removed from his assisted-living facility by a woman he does not recognize--a woman who claims to be his long-lost daughter. She takes him on a road trip across Texas, searching for answers to her own burning questions. Following the paths of vanished women, she attempts to discover the truth...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC HEA

Jackson, Lisa.

Summary: When the body of young novice Sister Camille is found garroted in St. Marguerite's cathedral, Detectives Bentz and Montoya are called in. For Montoya, the brutal crime scene is disturbingly familiar: his aunt, also a nun, was murdered. And the connections don't end there. More nuns are dying, brutally slaughtered by someone who seems to know their darkest secrets.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2012

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Caine, Rachel

Summary: "Gwen Proctor won the battle to save her kids from her ex-husband, serial killer Melvin Royal, and his league of psychotic accomplices. But the war isn't over. Not since Melvin broke out of prison. Not since she received a chilling text... You're not safe anywhere now. Her refuge at Stillhouse Lake has become a trap. Gwen leaves her children in the protective custody of a fortified, well-armed...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas & Mercer 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAI

McDermid, Val.

Summary: Weary forensic profiler Dr. Tony Hill is called in to track a killer who is targeting psychologists across northern Europe, a case that he takes on when the next victim is an old friend.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Minotaur 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCD

Gardner, Lisa.

Summary: Boston Detective D. D. Warren cannot remember how she was attacked while walking the murder scene after dark. She is later told she managed to discharge her weapon three times. All she knows is that she is seriously injured, unable to move her left arm, unable to return to work. Six weeks later, a second woman is discovered murdered in her own bed, her room containing the same calling cards as...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC GAR

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP MYS GAR

Deaver, Jeffery.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DEA

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS DEA

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY DEA

Deaver, Jeffery.

Summary: In the aftermath of two brutal New York City murders, quadriplegic detective Lincoln Rhyme and his team work doggedly to prevent additional killings by a time-obsessed serial murderer.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Dorsey, Tim.

Summary: Putting his failure to find everlasting life behind him, loveable serial killer Serge Storms and his stoned-out sidekick Coleman head west in order to put the Sunshine State back on Hollywood's radar.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Morrow 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DOR

Dorsey, Tim.

Summary: Serge A. Storms multitasks to battle the Palermo crime family, mystery assassins, local police, the FBI, the CIA, Fidel Castro, and a forty-year-old mystery involving the infamous "Murph the Surf" gem heist.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M DOR

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