New Arrivals · Large Print Mystery Fiction

July 23, 2014
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Seed no evil : a flower shop mystery

July 22, 2014
Collins, Kate, 1951-
©2013
431 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.

Spinning in her grave : a haunted yarn shop mystery

July 22, 2014
MacRae, Molly.
Waterville, Maine : Kennebec Large Print, [2014].
441 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.

The Prime Minister's secret agent : a Maggie Hope mystery

July 22, 2014
MacNeal, Susan Elia, author.
Waterville, Maine : Kennebec Large Print, 2014.
447 pages (large print) ; 22 cm

The devil walks in mattingly

July 18, 2014
Coffey, Billy.
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2014.
pages ; cm.

Don't ever look back

July 9, 2014
Friedman, Daniel, 1981-
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2014.
419 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.

Murder in Pigalle

July 9, 2014
Black, Cara, 1951-
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2014.
457 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.

The alpine yeoman

July 9, 2014
Daheim, Mary.
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2014.
503 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.

The detective

July 9, 2014
Hunt, James Patrick, 1964-
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2014.
429 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.

The devil's breath

July 9, 2014
Harris, Tessa.
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2014.
575 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.

The player

July 9, 2014
Parks, Brad, 1974-
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2014.
487 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
"A Ross Carter mystery"--Cover.

A circle of wives

July 8, 2014
LaPlante, Alice, 1958-
Waterville, Maine. : Wheeler Publishing, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning, Gale, Cengage Learning, [2014].
429 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.

The weight of blood

July 8, 2014
McHugh, Laura.
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2014.
453 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
"A novel"--Cover.

Murder in the ball park

July 8, 2014
Goldsborough, Robert.
Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2014.
295 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
"A Nero Wolfe mystery"--Title page.
"When a sniper kills a senator at ballgame, Nero Wolfe is called upon to solve the murder"-- Provided by publisher.

Catnapped!

July 8, 2014
Viets, Elaine, 1950-
Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2014.
359 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
"A husband and wife PI team investigates the world of show cats as they search for a murderer and a kidnapped show cat"-- Provided by publisher.

Terminal city

June 26, 2014
Fairstein, Linda A.
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2014.
pages cm.

Nine lives to die : a Mrs. Murphy Mystery

June 26, 2014
Brown, Rita Mae.
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2014.
pages cm.

That night

June 26, 2014
Stevens, Chevy.
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2014.
pages cm.
"Toni Murphy was eighteen when she and her boyfriend, Ryan, were wrongly convicted of the murder of her younger sister. Now she is thirty-four and back in her hometown, working every day to forge and adjust to a new life on the outside. She's doing everything in her power to avoid violating her parole and going back to prison. But nothing is making that easy--not Ryan, who is convinced he can figure out the truth; not her mother, who clearly doubts Toni's innocence; and certainly not the group of women who made Toni's life miserable in high school and may have darker secrets than anyone realizes. Before Toni can truly move on, she must risk everything to find out the truth and clear her name"-- Provided by publisher.

Out of circulation

June 26, 2014
James, Miranda.
Detroit, MI : Wheeler Publishing, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2013.
379 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
The Ducote sisters are in a tiff with Vera Cassity over the location of this year's library fundraiser, and librarian Charlie Harris would rather stay out of the fray. Everyone -- even his housekeeper Azalea -- has it in for Vera. And at the gala, she gives them good reason with a public display of rancor. Then Charlie discovers Azalea standing over Vera's dead body, and it's up to him -- with a little help from his Maine coon cat, Diesel -- to clear Azalea's name.

Holiday Buzz

June 26, 2014
Coyle, Cleo.
Detroit : Wheeler Publishing, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2013.
569 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
When she stumbles upon the dead body of a hardworking baker's assistant during the Great New York Cookie Swap, coffeehouse manager Clare Cosi and her boyfriend, NYPD detective Mike Quinn, spend their holiday poring over the clues to catch a killer.

To Brie or Not to Brie

June 26, 2014
Aames, Avery.
Detroit : Wheeler Publishing, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning, [2013]
463 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
While feeding the actors in her grandmother's production of Hamlet, Charlotte Bessette, the owner of The Cheese Shop, finds her world melting when a container of her signature ice cream is used as a murder weapon.

Braced for murder : introducing Calamity, Cruiser's canine partner in crime

June 26, 2014
Wright, Sue Owens, author.
Waterville, Maine : Wheeler Publishing, a part of Gale Cengage Learning, 2013.
351 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
After a reviled shelter manager is discovered euthanized, Beanie and Cruiser hit the crime trail once again. And the Tahoe Animal Impoundment Liberation Society (TAILS) is among the prime suspects. When Beanie and Cruiser attend the Basset Waddle seeking an adopter for foster basset Calamity (who has other ideas), Cruiser mysteriously vanishes and Beanie stumbles into a trap intended to put an end to the investigation -- along with her and Cruiser.

Cat trick : a magical cats mystery

June 26, 2014
Kelly, Sofie, 1958-
Waterville, Maine : Wheeler Publishing, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2013.
413 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
The businesses of Mayville Heights hope to convince Chicago-based Legacy Tours to sell a vacation package for the town. Legacy Tours partner Mike Glazer was a local boy, but even the town bootlegger has an issue with the bossy loudmouth Mike has become. When librarian Kathleen Paulson finds Mike's body on the boardwalk, she's determined -- with a little help from extraordinary cats Owen and Hercules -- to book a killer for an extended stay in prison.

A cookbook conspiracy : a bibliophile mystery

June 26, 2014
Carlisle, Kate, 1951-
Waterville, Maine : Wheeler Publishing, 2013.
471 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
Bookbinder Brooklyn Wainwright loves food, but it's her sister Savannah who became a chef. When Savannah's culinary superstar ex-boyfriend Baxter Cromwell invites her to his new restaurant's opening, she asks Brooklyn to restore a tattered cookbook as a present for him. Brooklyn thinks the book belongs in a museum. And shortly after receiving it, Baxter is found dead with Savannah is kneeling over him, bloody knife in hand.

Picture perfect corpse : a Kiki Lowenstein scrap-n-craft mystery

June 26, 2014
Campbell-Slan, Joanna.
Waterville, Maine : Wheeler Publishing, [2013].
441 pages ; 22 cm.
Police detective Chad Detweiler is overjoyed to learn he's having a baby with Kiki Lowenstein. But when his estranged wife is found shot to death with bullets from his revolver, Chad finds himself up the creek without a lawyer. Meanwhile, an unidentified young woman bursts into Kiki and Dodie Goldfader's craft store claiming to have killed Dodie's son. Using a memorial scrapbook as a ruse to find the facts, Kiki wonders if the man she loves is tangled up in murder.

A fete worse than death

June 26, 2014
Bishop, Claudia, 1947-
Waterville, Maine : Wheeler Publishing, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2013.
383 pages ; 22 cm.
A mere week before the Hemlock Falls Ladies' Auxiliary hosts the annual Autumn Fete, chairwoman Adela Henry quits in a huff. Who's going to judge the Jell-O architecture contest, organize the booths and settle quarrels? The mayor recruits professional organizer Linda Connally and her staff. But when Connally's body turns up in the trunk of a used car, Meg and Sarah Quilliam are back in the detecting business.

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