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  • Murder in the first-class carriage : the first Victorian railway killing

    Murder in the first-class carriage : the first Victorian railway killing2011

    by Kate Colquhoun

    (1,021)

    Summary: "In July 1864, Thomas Briggs was traveling home after visiting his niece and her husband for dinner. He boarded a first-class carriage on the 9:45 pm Hackney service of the North London railway. At...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 364.1523 COL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Midnight assassin : a murder in America's heartland

    Midnight assassin : a murder in America's heartland2005

    by Patricia L Bryan

    (906)

    BOOK

    Call #: 364.1523 BRY

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Too late to say goodbye : a true story of murder and betrayal

    Too late to say goodbye : a true story of murder and betrayal2007

    by Ann Rule

    (6,151)

    Summary: Jenn Corbin appeared to have it all: two dear little boys, a posh home in an upscale suburb of Atlanta, expensive cars, a plush houseboat, and a husband--Dr. Bart Corbin, a successful dentist--who...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 364.1523 RUL

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Waiting to be heard : a memoir

    Waiting to be heard : a memoir2013

    by Amanda Knox

    (15,989)

    Summary: This is the author's account of her hard-fought battle to overcome injustice and win the freedom she deserved after spending four years in prison for the murder of Meredith Kercher in Perugia, Italy....  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 364.1523 KNO

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Practice to deceive

    Practice to deceive2013

    by Ann Rule

    (3,946)

    Summary: This true-crime mystery is set on a sleepy island in the Pacific Northwest: a man is murdered and the long list of suspects includes an aging beauty queen and her boyfriend. One wintery night on...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 364.1523 RUL

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • House of correction

    House of correction2020

    by Nicci French

    (5,756)

    Summary: Okeham, England. Tabitha is in prison awaiting trial for murder. She'd only recently moved back to her childhood hometown, and she can't remember what happened on December 21st. Her entire life is...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F FRENCH

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Pride and premeditation

    Pride and premeditation2020

    by Tirzah Price

    Series: Jane Austen Murder Mysteries - #1

    (5,194)

    Summary: When a scandalous murder shocks London high society, seventeen-year-old aspiring lawyer Lizzie Bennet seizes the opportunity to prove herself, despite the interference of Mr. Fitzwilliam Darcy, the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F PRICE

    Location: New YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Alex Cross, run

    Alex Cross, run2013

    by James Patterson

    Series: Alex Cross Series

    (26,380)

    Summary: Detective Alex Cross arrests renowned plastic surgeon Elijah Creem for sleeping with teenage girls. Now, his life ruined, Creem is out of jail, and he has made sure that no one will recognize him by...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F PATTERSON

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Nobody walks : bringing my brother's killers to justice

    Nobody walks : bringing my brother's killers to justice2013

    by Dennis M Walsh

    (53)

    Summary: A criminal defense attorney recounts his determined effort to track down and apprehend the people responsible for his brother's murder, revealing how when the case was on the verge of going cold he...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 364.1523 WAL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Due or die

    Due or die2012

    by Jenn McKinlay

    Series: Library Lover's Series

    (5,663)

    Summary: Answering tricky reference questions is excitement enough for library director Lindsey Norris, until a murder is committed in her cozy hometown of Briar Creek, Connecticut. The question of who did it...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: PB MCK

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Mrs. Jeffries forges ahead

    Mrs. Jeffries forges ahead2011

    by Emily Brightwell

    Series: Mrs. Jeffries Series

    (613)

    Summary: Arlette Montrose Banfield angered many marriageable women when she snagged the handsome Lewis Banfield--but were they angry enough to poison her? Mrs. Jeffries doesn't mind getting her hands dirty to uncover the greed behind her murder.

    BOOK

    Call #: PB BRI

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Cookie dough or die

    Cookie dough or die2011

    by Virginia Lowell

    Series: Cookie Cutter Shop Series

    (1,753)

    Summary: "No one is more shocked than Olivia when prominent business owner Clarisse Chamberlain is found dead. It was Clarisse who encouraged Olivia to open The Gingerbread House--and she was one of her best...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: PB LOW

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A killer read

    A killer read2012

    by Erika Chase

    Series: Ashton Corners Book Club Mysteries - #1

    (1,462)

    Summary: When the first meeting of the Ashton Corners Mystery Readers and Cheese Straws Society results in murder, Lizzie Turner teams up with the police chief to catch the killer.

    BOOK

    Call #: F CHASE

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The koala of death : a Gunn Zoo mystery

    The koala of death : a Gunn Zoo mystery2010

    by Betty Webb

    Series: Gunn Zoo Series

    (572)

    Summary: "When zookeeper Theodora 'Teddy' Bentley fishes the body of Koala Kate out of Gunn Landing Harbor, she discovers that her fellow zookeeper didn't drown; she was strangled. The clues to Koala Kate's...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F WEBB

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • In the still of the night : the strange death of Ronda Reynolds and her mother's unceasing quest for the truth

    In the still of the night : the strange death of Ronda Reynolds and her mother's unceasing quest for the truth2010

    by Ann Rule

    (3,621)

    BOOK

    Call #: 364.1523 RUL

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The restless sleep : inside New York City's Cold Case Squad

    The restless sleep : inside New York City's Cold Case Squad2005

    by Stacy Horn

    (434)

    BOOK

    Call #: 363.25 HOR

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Under the banner of heaven : a story of violent faith

    Under the banner of heaven : a story of violent faith2003

    by Jon Krakauer

    (170,927)

    BOOK

    Call #: 289.33 KRA

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A deadly grind

    A deadly grind2012

    by Victoria Hamilton

    Series: Vintage Kitchen Series

    (2,450)

    Summary: When vintage cookware and cookbook collector Jaymie Leighton spies an original 1920's Hoosier-brand kitchen cabinet at an estate auction, it's love at first sight. Despite the protests of her sister,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: PB HAM

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Books can be deceiving

    Books can be deceiving2011

    by Jenn McKinlay

    Series: Library Lover's Series

    (8,568)

    Summary: "Lindsey is getting into her groove as the director of the Briar Creek Public Library when a New York editor visits town, creating quite a buzz. Lindsey's friend Beth wants to sell the editor her...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: PB MCK

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Death of the demon

    Death of the demon2013

    by Anne Holt

    Series: Hanne Wilhelmsen Series

    (1,838)

    Summary: "In a foster home outside Oslo, a twelve-year-old boy is causing havoc. The institution's steely director, Agnes Vestavik, sees something chilling in Olav's eyes: sheer hatred. When Vestavik is found...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F HOLT

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A cold white sun [large print] : a Constable Molly Smith mystery

    A cold white sun : a Constable Molly Smith mystery2013

    by Vicki Delany

    Series: Constable Molly Smith Series - #6.

    (558)

    Summary: Cathy Lindsay--a middle-aged, middle-class, small town resident, high school English teacher, and married mother of two--is an unlikely candidate for a murderous ambush. As Sergeant John Winters...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: LP F DELANY

    Location: Large Print Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Winter of secrets

    Winter of secrets2010

    by Vicki Delany

    Series: Constable Molly Smith Series

    (674)

    Summary: "Siblings Wendy and Jason Wyatt-Yarmouth and their friends are in the peaceful mountain town of Trafalgar, B.C. enjoying a two-week vacation of skiing, drinking, drugs, and sex. But tragedy strikes...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F DELANY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Japantown : a thriller

    Japantown : a thriller2013

    by Barry Lancet

    Series: Jim Brodie Series

    (1,112)

    Summary: "San Francisco antiques dealer Jim Brodie recently inherited a stake in his father's Tokyo-based private investigation firm, which means the single father of six-year-old Jenny is living a busy...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F LANCET

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Death of a mad hatter

    Death of a mad hatter2014

    by Jenn McKinlay

    Series: Hat Shop Mysteries Series - #2

    (2,804)

    Summary: Scarlett Parker and her British cousin, Vivian Tremont, are hard at work at Mim's Whims, their ladies hat shop on London's chic Portobello Road, to create hats for an Alice in Wonderland themed...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: PB MCK

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The craftsman

    The craftsman2018

    by S. J. Bolton

    (5,599)

    Summary: "Sharon Bolton returns with her creepiest standalone yet, following a young cop trying to trace the disappearances of a small town's teenagers. Florence Lovelady's career was made when she convicted...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F BOLTON

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Murder one

    Murder one2011

    by Robert Dugoni

    Series: David Sloane Series

    (7,565)

    Summary: A year after the murder of his wife, attorney David Sloane reconnects with former adversary Barclay Reid, who upon losing her daughter to a drug overdose has launched a campaign against Russian drug...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F DUGONI

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Howloween murder

    Howloween murder2020

    by Laurien Berenson

    Series: Melanie Travis Mysteries - #26

    (456)

    Summary: When a tenured colleague is accused of poisoning her famous marshmallow puffs to murder an elderly neighbor, Melanie Travis finds her investigation challenged by the boisterous Halloween festivities at Howard Academy.

    BOOK

    Call #: F BERENSON

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Murder, interrupted : true-crime thrillers

    Murder, interrupted : true-crime thrillers2018

    by James Patterson

    Series: Murder Is Forever

    (5,100)

    Summary: Two true crime stories in one book. In Murder, Interrupted, rich, cheating financier Frank Howard wants his wife dead, and he is willing to pay Billie Earl Johnson whatever it takes. When his bullet...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 364.1523 PAT

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Murder 101 : a Decker/Lazarus novel

    Murder 101 : a Decker/Lazarus novel2014

    by Faye Kellerman

    Series: Peter Decker And Rina Lazarus Series - #22

    (5,748)

    Summary: As a detective lieutenant with the LAPD, Peter Decker witnessed enough ugliness and chaos for a lifetime. Now, he and his devoted wife Rena Lazarus are ready to enjoy the quiet beauty of upstate New...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F KELLERMAN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Sleeping murder : a Miss Marple mystery

    Sleeping murder : a Miss Marple mystery2011

    by Agatha Christie

    Series: Jane Marple Murder Mysteries

    (35,759)

    Summary: Although Gwenda and Giles Reed are determined to solve a macabre puzzle involving a hauntingly familiar Victorian villa and a terrifying vision of a strangled woman, Miss Jane Marple advises them not to uncover a long unreported murder.

    BOOK

    Call #: F CHRISTIE

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Murder unleashed : a novel

    Murder unleashed : a novel2012

    by Rita Mae Brown

    Series: Mags And Baxter Series

    (701)

    BOOK

    Call #: F BROWN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Capitol murder : a novel of suspense

    Capitol murder : a novel of suspense2012

    by Phillip Margolin

    Series: Dana Cutler Series

    (6,880)

    Summary: Private investigator Dana Cutler and attorney Brad Miller rush to uncover a terrorist cell's plot to destroy a packed professional football stadium in one of the biggest attacks on American soil.

    BOOK

    Call #: F MARGOLIN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Murder list

    Murder list2004

    by Julie Garwood

    Series: Buchanan Renard Series

    (15,407)

    BOOK

    Call #: F GARWOOD

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Home sweet murder : true-crime thrillers

    Home sweet murder : true-crime thrillers2018

    by James Patterson

    Series: Murder Is Forever

    (4,036)

    Summary: Two true crime thrillers that inspired the Investigation Discovery series. In Home Sweet Murder, lawyer Leo Fisher and his wife Sue are a sixty-one-year-old couple enjoying a quiet Sunday dinner at...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 364.1523 PAT

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • All-American murder : the rise and fall of Aaron Hernandez, the superstar whose life ended on murderers' row

    All-American murder : the rise and fall of Aaron Hernandez, the superstar whose life ended on murderers' row2018

    by James Patterson

    (9,692)

    Summary: Everyone thought they knew Aaron Hernandez. He was an NFL star who made the game of football look easy. Until he became the prime suspect in a gruesome murder. Rich with in-depth, on-the-ground...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 364.1523 PAT

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Booked 4 murder

    Booked 4 murder2017

    by J.C. Eaton

    Series: Sophie Kimball Series - #1

    (641)

    Summary: "Sophie 'Phee' Kimball is not a cop. She's a divorced, middle-aged mom who works as an account clerk for the police department in a small city in Minnesota. But her retired mother, Harriet Plunkett,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: PB EAT

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Ditched 4 murder

    Ditched 4 murder2017

    by J. C. Eaton

    Series: Sophie Kimball Series - #2

    (332)

    Summary: While helping her seventy-four-year-old Aunt Ina prepare for her wedding, Sophie Kimball gets drawn into a murder case that is linked to Ina's fiance and works to catch a killer before her aunt walks down the aisle.

    BOOK

    Call #: PB EAT

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Candy cane murder

    Candy cane murder2007

    by Joanne Fluke

    (11,318)

    Summary: Candy cane murder: When a trail of candy canes leads to a corpse in a Santa suit, bakery owner Hannah Swenson sets out to find his killer.

    BOOK

    Call #: PB FLU

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Gingerbread cookie murder

    Gingerbread cookie murder2010

    by Joanne Fluke

    Series: Hannah Swensen Series

    (7,916)

    Summary: Hannah Swensen of the Cookie Jar in Lake Eden, Minn., discovers her neighbor's head bashed in; Jaine Austen's holiday stay at her parents' home in the Tampa Vistas retirement community is enlivened...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F FLUKE

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Murder most fowl : a Meg Langslow mystery

    Murder most fowl : a Meg Langslow mystery2021

    by Donna Andrews

    Series: Meg Langslow Mysteries - #29

    (575)

    Summary: Meg Langslow's in for a busy summer. Her husband is directing a production of Macbeth, and most of the cast and crew are occupying spare bedrooms in their house. She also has to keep an eye on Camp...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ANDREWS

    copies in: 1 of 1 details