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  Cover Art: Hair Raising Anderson, Kevin J., 1962-
Hair Raising
When a serial scalper targets werewolves, zombie P.I. Dan Shamble must lurch through an insane world of voodoo tattoo artists, illicit cockatrice fights and the crazed fans in town for the Worldwide Horror Convention to stop even more fur from flying.
2013
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Owls Well That Ends Well Andrews, Donna
Owls Well That Ends Well
Hoping to clear out years of junk that has accumulated in a recently purchased and dilapidated mansion, Meg and Michael host a big lawn sale that becomes the scene of a murder when a body is discovered in the barn, a situation that compromises Michael's tenure.
2005
Adult Mystery Book ANDREWS
  Cover Art: No Cooperation from the Cat : a Mystery Babson, Marian.
No Cooperation from the Cat : a Mystery
Overseeing her daughter's frantic attempts to identify recipes in time for a cookbook deadline, aging actress Trixie and her companion, Evangeline, investigate claims that the original cookbook author died after eating one of the recipes.
2012
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Big Trouble Barry, Dave
Big Trouble
A slapstick thriller set in Florida, featuring oddball characters. They include a homeless man who lives in a tree, a student with a squirt gun playing a game called Killer, a couple of real killers, and a terrorist with a nuclear bomb in a suitcase.
1999
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Gutshot Straight Berney, Louis
Gutshot Straight
Charles "Shake" Bouchon, is fresh out of prison and determined to stay on the straight and narrow. But, in less than 48 hours, he's double-crossed one mob boss, stolen from another, and is in search of a briefcase containing valuable relics; he and every other crook between LA and Vegas. Will Shake survive and be able to open his dream restaurant?
2010
Adult Fiction Book BERNEY
  Cover Art: The Burglar Who Studied Spinoza : a Bernie Rhodenbarr Mystery Block, Lawrence.
The Burglar Who Studied Spinoza : a Bernie Rhodenbarr Mystery
Bernie Rhodenbarr, the Greenwich Village bookseller (and burglar) "happens" to discover a rare coin in someone else's apartment. The next day, two dead bodies are found there, one belonging to the owner, the other to Bernie's fence. To clear himself of a murder charge, Bernie must clear up the mystery, and fast.
1997
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Weed That Strings the Hangman's Bag Bradley, C. Alan
The Weed That Strings the Hangman's Bag
Flavia de Luce, a dangerously brilliant eleven-year-old with a passion for chemistry and a genius for solving murders, sets out to solve the murder of a beloved puppeteer. All clues point toward a suspicious death years earlier and a case the local constables can't solve--without Flavia's help.
2010
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Importance of Being Ernestine Cannell, Dorothy
The Importance of Being Ernestine
Ellie Haskell becomes drawn into a mystery with her moonlighting housekeeper when a modish matriarch reports that the surviving daughter of a late ex-employee may be seeking revenge by killing off her mother's former employers and their descendants.
2002
Adult Mystery Book CANNELL
  Cover Art: Our Red Hot Romance is Leaving Me Blue : [a Novel] Cash, Dixie.
Our Red Hot Romance is Leaving Me Blue : [a Novel]
When hunky firefighter Justin Sadler's late wife, Rachel, appears to be trying to communicate from beyond the grave with refrigerator magnets, he asks the Domestic Equalizers, Debbie Sue Overstreet and Edwina Perkins-Martin, of Salt Lick, Texas, to determine whether his house is really haunted.
2010
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Hide and Snake Murder Chandler, Jessie
Hide and Snake Murder
When Shay O'Hanlon's ill-mannered friend Baz steals a stuffed snake from a wealthy businessman, he wasn't expecting it to be filled with money. Nor was he expecting his aunt Agnes to take it with her on vacation to the Big Easy. With trigger-happy thugs in hot pursuit, Shay leads her friends on a rowdy rescue mission from Minneapolis to New Orleans and back.
2012
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Plugged : a Novel Colfer, Eoin.
Plugged : a Novel
When his girlfriend and several people close to him are murdered, Daniel McEvoy finds himself targeted by the New Jersey mafia, corrupt cops, and an eccentric neighbor. The logical thing to do is search for a hair-plug technician who may hold crucial answers.
2011
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Wanna Get Lucky? Coonts, Deborah
Wanna Get Lucky?
A young woman plunges from a Las Vegas sightseeing helicopter, landing in the pirates' lagoon in front of the Treasure Island Hotel in the middle of the 8:30 p.m. pirate show. Everyone writes her off as another Vegas victim, except Lucky O'Toole. As head of Customer Relations at Babylon megacasino and resort, she's got a lot on her plate, but she can't resist getting involved in this one.
2010
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: A Case of Bad Taste Copeland, Lori
A Case of Bad Taste
Frustrated author M. K. Diamond is suffering from another bout of writer's block when the perfect plot unfolds in real life: a burglar in Morning Shade is breaking into homes and redecorating, of all things! If only Maude can keep her feisty mother-in-law, Stella, on the case before the trail grows cold and her manuscript freezes up again.
2003
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Riptide Ultra-glide Dorsey, Tim.
The Riptide Ultra-glide
While treating themselves to a modest vacation in sunny Florida, newly unemployed Wisconsinites Patrick and Barbara McDougal get the ride of a lifetime when they, after being robbed of everything, are rescued by bighearted psychopath and happy tour guide Serge Storms.
2013
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Twelve Sharp Evanovich, Janet
Twelve Sharp
Bounty hunter Stephanie Plum's typically chaotic life is thrown into greater turmoil by the appearance of a mysterious female stalker with a close connection to Ranger. Stephanie doesn't have time to think about that, though - she and Ranger must work together to find a killer, rescue a missing child, and stop a lunatic from raising the body count.
2006
Adult Mystery Book
  Cover Art: The Fourth Bear Fforde, Jasper.
The Fourth Bear
The psychopathic Gingerbreadman is leaving bodies in his wake, but Jack Spratt (Detective Chief Inspector with the Nursery Crime Division)and his assistant Mary Mary can't investigate. They have to track down reporter Henrietta "Goldy" Hatchett, who was last seen alive by the three (or was it four?) bears.
2006
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Highway 61 Resurfaced Fitzhugh, Bill.
Highway 61 Resurfaced
Rock DJ and amateur investigator Rick Shannon is hired to track down two elderly former radio-station owners, but they are both murdered within days of Rick's locating them. He soon discovers that valuable tapes of a legendary blues recording dubbed the Blind, Crippled, and Crazy session, long the subject of rumor, are, in fact, real and may be the object of a killer's murderous quest.
2005
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Jane Bites Back : a Novel Ford, Michael Thomas.
Jane Bites Back : a Novel
Two hundred years after her "death", Jane Austen is still surrounded by the literature she loves--but now it's because she's the owner of Flyleaf Books in a sleepy college town in Upstate New York--and a vampire, too. Suddenly in the spotlight, she must hide her real identity--and fend off a dark man from her past while juggling two modern suitors.
2010
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Boca Knights Forman, Steven M.
Boca Knights
Retired cop Eddie Perlmutter has bad knees and arthritis, but isn't ready to be put out to pasture just yet. To escape the Boston weather, he moves to Boca Raton Florida, where he busts a ring of Russian counterfeiters in a bare (albeit arthritic) knuckle encounter that catches the attention of the local police chief. With a wink and nod, the top cop urges Eddie to get his PI license and take on the city's toughest criminals.
2009
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Roadkill Friedman, Kinky.
Roadkill
PI Kinky Friedman of New York has to protect a country singer, whom Indians are threatening to kill. They blame him for the death of a medicine man.
1997
Adult Fiction Book
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