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A clean canvas / by Mundy, Elizabeth.;
Lena Szarka, a Hungarian cleaner, dusts off her detective skills when a masterpiece is stolen from a gallery she cleans with her cousin Sarika. But when Sarika goes missing too, accusations start to fly. Convinced her cousin is innocent, Lena sweeps her way through the secrets of the London art scene. With the evidence mounting against Sarika and the police on her trail, Lena needs to track down the missing painting if she is to clear her cousin. Embroiling herself in the sketchy world of thwarted talents, unpaid debts and elegant fraudsters, Lena finds that there's more to this gallery than meets the eye.
Subjects: Detective and mystery stories.; Crime.; Crime.;
© 2019., Constable,
Available copies: 0 / Total copies: 1
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Dark sky island / by Dearman, Lara.;
DCI Michael Gilbert is called out to Sark - the world's first dark sky island - after bones are found on Derrible Bay. He is followed by journalist Jennifer Dorey, driven by a secret in her own past. The remains are decades old, but after a body is discovered Jennifer and Michael fear there may be a killer on the island. Together they follow a dark trail of bad blood and a conspiracy of silence. Everyone on the island is under suspicion. No one is what they seem. And the murderer could strike again at any time.
Subjects: Detective and mystery stories.; Crime.; Crime.;
© 2018., Trapeze,
Available copies: 0 / Total copies: 6
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Forget me not / by Taylor, A. M.;
When Maddie met Nora, their friendship felt as easy as breathing. And when Nora disappeared, all the air went with her. Without her best friend, life became impossible. Ten years later, Nora is still missing and Maddie is still searching. People have been questioned. People have even been accused. But no one has manged to find Nora. And then, in the same spot where Nora went missing, the murdered body of Nora's little sister is found. Convinced that this is no coincidence, Maddie is determined to uncover the killer and find Nora - dead or alive. But will she be able to cope, when we learn what really happened to Nora?
Subjects: Detective and mystery stories.; Crime.; Crime.;
© 2018., Killer Reads,
Available copies: 0 / Total copies: 2
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The accident on the A35 / by Burnet, Graeme Macrae,1967-;
There does not appear to be anything remarkable about the fatal car crash on the A35. But one question dogs Inspector Georges Gorski: where has the victim, an outwardly austere lawyer, been on the night of his death? The troubled Gorski finds himself drawn into a mystery that takes him behind the respectable veneer of the sleepy French backwater of Saint-Louis.
Subjects: Detective and mystery stories.; Crime.; Crime.;
© 2018., Contraband,
Available copies: 14 / Total copies: 16
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Lost lives / by Cutts, Lisa.;
When DI Harry Powell is called to a shooting in East Rise, he recognises the address. Martha Lipton, convicted sex offender, lives in one of the ground floor flats. The other occupants vary from a drug dealer to a serving police officer. At first, hostility from local people makes the team's job all the more difficult for them to work out if the bullet was in fact meant for one of the other residents. The victim is not fatally injured but, clearly terrified, also refuses to engage with the team. Can Harry get to the bottom of what is scaring everyone into silence, before more dead bodies appear?
Subjects: Detective and mystery stories.; Crime.; Crime.;
© 2018., Simon & Schuster,
Available copies: 0 / Total copies: 4
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Jeeves and the king of clubs / by Schott, Ben,1974-;
Building on Wodehouse's incalculable legacy, 'Jeeves and the King of Clubs' reimagines Bertie Wooster as a British spy, and the Junior Ganymede - the club for the gentleman's gentleman - as a branch of the British Secret Service. Full of intrigue, exploits, comedy and wit, Schott and Wodehouse make for a harmonious, hilarious pair.
Subjects: Detective and mystery stories.; Crime.; Crime.;
© 2018., Hutchinson,
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When darkness calls / by Griffin, Mark David Charles.;
Holly Wakefield works for the NHS as a criminal psychologist specialising in serial killers. She has particular reason to be good at her job - but she keeps that to herself. When DI Bishop from the Met Police approaches Holly to investigate a recent killing, Holly is horrified by the dismembered bodies and the way they have been theatrically positioned. More shocking still is when the pathologist reveals this is not the first time she has seen these mutilations. It means a serial killer is out there, and they're going to kill again - soon. Holly is used to chasing serial killers. But this killer has something in common with Holly that she's kept hidden for as long as she can remember. And for the first time since she was a child, Holly is forced to face the darkness of her past.
Subjects: Detective and mystery stories.; Crime.; Crime.;
© 2018., Piatkus,
Available copies: 0 / Total copies: 4
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The gallery of the dead / by Carter, Chris,1965-;
'37 years in the force, and if I was allowed to choose just one thing to erase from my mind, what's inside that room would be it.' That's what a LAPD Lieutenant tells Detectives Hunter and Garcia of the Ultra Violent Crimes Unit as they arrive at one of the most shocking crime scenes they have ever attended. In a completely unexpected turn of events, the detectives find themselves joining forces with the FBI to track down a serial killer whose hunting ground sees no borders; a psychopath who loves what he does because to him murder is much more than just killing - it's an art form.
Subjects: Detective and mystery stories.; Crime.; Crime.;
© 2018., Simon & Schuster,
Available copies: 1 / Total copies: 2
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All the hidden truths / by Askew, Claire,1986-;
This is a fact: Ryan Summers walked into Three Rivers College and killed twelve women, then himself. But no one can say why. The question is one that cries out to be answered - by Ryan's mother, Moira; by Ishbel, the mother of Abigail, the first victim; and by DI Helen Birch, put in charge of the case on her first day at her new job. But as the tabloids and the media swarm, as the families' secrets come out, as the world searches for someone to blame - the truth seems to vanish.
Subjects: Detective and mystery stories.; Crime.; Crime.;
© 2018., Hodder & Stoughton,
Available copies: 1 / Total copies: 5
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Eden / by Fox, Candice.;
Following up the splash she made with her debut novel 'Hades', Candice Fox brings us 'Eden', which features Hades's adopted daughter Eden, a cop with a dark past, as she goes undercover in a closed compound of sex workers and killers in a story that will appeal to fans of 'Dexter', 'Breaking Bad', and dark suspense fiction.
Subjects: Detective and mystery stories.; Crime.; Crime.;
© 2018., Arrow Books,
Available copies: 0 / Total copies: 2
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