The Book of the Most Precious Substance
Sara Gran
Katrina Niidas Holm
Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Katrina Niidas Holm

Lily Albrecht—the focus of Sara Gran’s steamy, supernatural-tinged biblio-thriller, The Book of the Most Precious Substance—was a successful debut novelist with a bright future when she met her hus

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The Book of the Most Precious Substance
0578947099
Gran
The Temps
Andrew DeYoung
Katrina Niidas Holm
Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Katrina Niidas Holm

Andrew DeYoung’s thought-provoking new novel, The Temps begins with Jacob Elliot’s arrival at Delphi Enterprises to fill a temporary position in the corporation’s mail room. Jacob, a 25-year-old

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The Temps
1684427614
DeYoung
The Pine Barrens Stratagem
Ken Harris
Katrina Niidas Holm
Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Katrina Niidas Holm

It’s the third month of Maryland’s stay-at-home order and private eye Steve Rockfish— the protagonist of Ken Harris’ stellar debut, The Pine Barrens Stratagem—is getting desperate. Surveilling

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the-pine-barrens-stratagem
The Pine Barrens Stratagem
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Harris
An Eternal Lei
Naomi Hirahara
Katrina Niidas Holm
Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Katrina Niidas Holm

Naomi Hirahara’s timely second Kaua’i-based Leilani Santiago novel, An Eternal Lei, sees the 25-year-old’s plans to expand her family’s shave ice business foiled by the pandemic. Instead of op

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An Eternal Lei
1684427975
Hirahara
Dark Horse
Gregg Hurwitz
Hank Wagner
Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Hank Wagner

Evan Smoak is back in Gregg Hurwitz’s seventh Orphan X novel, deeply enmeshed in the activities of rival drug dealing operations based in South Texas and Mexico. This mission is extremely complicated

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Dark Horse
125025230X
Hurwitz
The Goodbye Coast
Joe Ide
Kevin Burton Smith
Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Kevin Burton Smith

Bestseller Ide, creator of brilliant, streetwise young Los Angeles gumshoe Isaiah “I.Q.” Quintabe, puts on his grown-up shoes and reboots Raymond Chandler’s iconic and much beloved private eye Ph

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The Goodbye Coast
0316459275
Ide
Chloe Cates is Missing
Mandy McHugh
Sarah Prindle
Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Sarah Prindle

Detective Emilina Stone is thrust into a complex investigation when a 13-year-old girl goes missing in Upstate New York. Abigail Scarborough—stage name Chloe Cates—is the star of a blog her mother, Je

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Chloe Cates is Missing
1613162685
McHugh
Devil House
John Darnielle
Pat H. Broeske
Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Pat H. Broeske

There is much to admire in Devil House—including lyrical writing—but omigosh, this book takes so much work! Author John Darnielle, singer-songwriter of the band Mountain Goats, whose 2014 novel Wolf

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Devil House
0374212236
Darnielle
The Department of Rare Books
Eva Jurczyk
Eileen Brady
Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Eileen Brady

When the director of the Department of Rare Books and Special Collections of a Toronto university, Christopher Wolfe, suffers a severe stroke, his assistant, Liesl Weiss, is asked to return from sa

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The Department of Rare Books
1728246598
Jurczyk
Wish You Were Gone
Kieran Scott
Sarah Prindle
Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Sarah Prindle

Emma Walsh, a New Jersey housewife, and her two teenagers have been secretly terrorized by her husband James with fits of rage, alcoholism, and vicious put-downs for years. Fed up with the situation, Em

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Wish You Were Gone
1982153989
Scott