2021 Hardcover Releases

Codes: [r] reprint, [NS] non-series, [SS] short stories, [YA] young adult, [NF] nonfiction

January 2021

Ink and Shadows [Secret, Book & Scone Society #4] by Ellery Adams

Robert B. Parker’s Someone To Watch Over Me [Spenser continuation] by Ace Atkins

Fatal Divisions [Hank Worth #4] by Claire Booth

Out of Hounds [Sister Jane Arnold #13] by Rita Mae Brown

In the Garden of Spite [NS] by Camilla Bruce

Egg Shooters [Cackleberry Club #6] by Laura Childs

Inheirit the Shoes [Jersey Girl Legal #1] by E.J. Copperman

The Rough Cut [Riley Vasher #1] by Douglas Corleone

A Curious Incident [Sherlock Holmes Bookshop #6] by Vicki Delany

Tropic of Stupid [Serge Storms #24] by Tim Dorsey

The Mitford Trial [Mitford Murders #4] by Jessica Fellowes [1st US edition]

Bryant & May: Oranges and Lemons [Peculiar Crimes Unit #17] by Christopher Fowler

Before She Disappeared [NS] by Lisa Gardner

Bone Canyon [Eve Ronin #2] by Lee Goldberg

Twenty [Jack Swyteck #17] by James Grippando

House of the Patriarch [Benjamin January #18] by Barbara Hambly

Prodigal Son [Orphan X #6] by Gregg Hurwitz

The Last Exit [Jen Lu #1] by Michael Kaufman

The Lost Boys [Peter Decker & Rina Lazarus #26] by Faye Kellerman

Death in the Great Dismal [Will Rees #9] by Eleanor Kuhns

Death Comes to the Rectory [Kurland St. Mary #8] by Catherine Lloyd


Slaughter in the Sapperton Tunnel [Railway Detective #18] by Edward Marston

A Game of Minds [Claire Roget #3] by Priscilla Masters

A Sinister Service [Lady and Lady’s Maid #6] by Alyssa Maxwell

Murder at Mabel’s Motel [Granny Reid #3] by G.A. McKevett

Love and Other Lies [NS] by Ben McPherson [1st US edition, APA The Island]

Death and the Singing Birds [Nell Drury #3] by Amy Myers

The Russian [ Michael Bennett #13] by James Patterson & James O. Born

The Breaker [Peter Ash #6] by Nick Petrie

The Scorpion’s Tail [Nora Kelly #2] by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child

The Paradise Affair [Quincannon & Carpenter #9] by Bill Pronzini

Sleep Well, My Lady [Emma Djan #2] by Kwei Quartey

Knock Knock [Ewert Grens & Piet Hoffman] by Anders Roslund

Portrait of Peril [Sarah Bain #5] by Laura Joh Rowland

Every Waking Hour [Ellery Hathaway #4] by Joanna Schaffhausen

The Blood Is Still [Rebecca Connolly #2] by Douglas Skelton [1st US edition]

Dear Miss Kopp [Kopp Sisters 36] by Amy Stewart

The Broken Spine [Beloved Bookroom #1] by Dorothy St. James

American Traitor [Pike Logan #15] by Brad Taylor

City of Schemes [Counterfeit Lady #4] by Victoria Thompson

Deep into the Dark [Margaret Nolan & Sam Easton] by P.J. Tracy

February 2021

A Stranger in Town [Casey Duncan #6] by Kelley Armstrong

Magpie Lane [NS] by Lucy Atkins [1st US edition]

Exit [NS] by Belinda Bauer

The Power Couple [NS] by Alex Berenson

The Kaiser’s Web [Cotton Malone #16] by Steve Berry

All Fall Down [Max McLean #2] by James Brabazon

Guilt at the Garage [Fethering #20] by Simon Brett

The Plague Court Murders [Sir Henry Merrivale #1 1934 reissue] by John Dickson Carr

Lady Jail [Émile Cinq-Mars #9] by John Farrow

An Extravagant Death [Charles Lenox #14] by Charles Finch

Best Laid Plans [Nora Best #1] by Gwen Florio

Triple Chocolate Cheesecake Murder [Hannah Swensen #27] by Joanne Fluke

The Echo Wife [NS] by Sarah Gailey

Crimson Phoenix [Victoria Emerson #1] by John Gilstrap

The Low Desert: Gangster Stories [SS] by Tod Goldberg

Death by Chocolate Snickerdoodle [Death by Chocolate #4] by Sarah Graves

Relentless [Gray Man #10] by Mark Greaney

The Survivors [NS] by Jane Harper

The Russian Cage [Gunnie Rose #3] by Charlaine Harris

Cruel as the Grave [Bill Slider #22] by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

The Unwilling [NS] by John Hart

Murder Ink [Writer for Hire #1] by Betty Hechtman

Slough House [Slough House #7] by Mick Herron

Smoke [IQ #5] by Joe Ide


Missing and Endangered [Joanna Brady #19] by J.A. Jance

Blink of an Eye [Kendra Michaels #8] by Iris Johansen & Roy Johansen

Serpentine [Alex Delaware, #36] by Jonathan Kellerman

Never Far Away [NS] by Michael Koryta

Murder on the Metro: Margaret Truman’s Capital Crimes by Jon Land

Run for Cover [Michael Gannon #2] by Michael Ledwidge

Scot on the Rocks [Last Ditch #3] by Catriona McPherson [1st US edition]

Blood Grove [Easy Rawlins #15] by Walter Mosley

Jordan’s Branch [Willie Black #10] by Howard Owen

The Sharpest Needle [Lillian Frost& Edith Head #4] by Renee Patrick

The Ruthless [Bruno Johnson #8] by David Putnam

Water Memory [NS] by Daniel Pyne

The Devil’s Harmony [Phineas Fox #5] by Sarah Rayne

Faithless in Death [Eve Dallas #52] by J.D. Robb

Comes the War [Eddie Harkins #2] by Ed Ruggero

The Last Straw [Jigsaw Files #4] by Sharon Sala

Quiet in Her Bones [NS] by Nalini Singh

Spoils of the Dead [Liam Campbell #6] by Dana Stabenow

Nighthawking [Adam Tyler #2] by Russ Thomas

A Fatal Lie [Ian Rutledge #23] by Charles Todd

The Burning Girls [NS] by C.J. Tudor

The Mercenary [NS] by Paul Vidich

Spiteful Bones [Crispin Guest #14] by Jeri Westerson

Lola on Fire [NS] by Rio Youers

March 2021

Old Sins [Chief Inspector Henry Johnstone #6] by Jane A. Adams

The Dark Heart of Florence [Lady Emily #15] by Tasha Alexander

Cry Darkness [NS] by Hilary Bonner

Dark Sky [Joe Pickett #21] by C.J. Box

Tell No Lies [Mobile Response Team #1] by Allison Brennan

Haunted Hibiscus [Tea Shop #22] by Laura Childs

Win [NS] by Harlan Coben

Fast Ice [NUMA Files #18] by Clive Cussler & Graham Brown

Legacy of Death [Matthew Rowsley #2] by Judith Cutler

Stung [Arthur Beauchamp #8] by William Deverell

The Stone of Destiny [Brother Athelstan #20] by Paul Doherty

Wedding Station [John Russell #7, prequel] by David Downing

Gillard’s Sting [Gillard & Langley #22] by Margaret Duffy

Her Dark Lies [NS] by J.T. Ellison

The Eagle and the Viper [NS] by Loren D. Estleman

The Bounty [Fox & O’Hare #7] by Janet Evanovich & Peter Evanovich

Infinite [NS] by Brian Freeman

Danger in Numbers [NS] by Heather Graham

The Postscript Murders [Harbinder Kaur #2] by Elly Griffiths [1st US edition]

Summer of Secrets [Gaslight #3] by Cora Harrison

Ride the Pink Horse (1946) [NS 1946 reissue] by Dorothy B. Hughes

Winterkill [Dark Iceland #7] by Ragnar Jónasson

A Deadly Chapter [Castle Bookshop #3] by Essie Lang

Judas Horse [Jack Warr #2] by Lynda La Plante


Drown Her Sorrows [Bree Taggert #3] by Melinda Leigh

Transient Desires [Guido Brunetti #30] by Donna Leon

A Matter of Life and Death [Robin Lockwood #4] by Phillip Margolin

The Stills [Kinship #3] by Jess Montgomery

The Hiding Place [Mercy Carr #3] by Paula Munier

Murder at Wedgefield Manor [Jane Wunderly #2] by Erica Ruth Neubauer

The Committed [Vo Danh #2] by Viet Thanh Nguyen

To the Dark [Simon Westow #3] by Chris Nickson

Duke: Inspector Mislan and the Expressway Murder [Mislan Latif #2] by Rozlan Mohd Noor [1st US edition]

Forget Me Not [NS] by Alexandra Oliva

The Red Book [Black Book #2] by James Patterson & David Ellis

Becoming Inspector Chen [Inspector Chen #11] by Qiu Xiaolong

An Unexpected Peril [Veronica Speedwell #6] by Deanna Raybourn

Not Dark Yet [Alan Banks #27] by Peter Robinson

A Cat on the Case [Witch Cats of Cambridge #3] by Clea Simon

Every Vow You Break [NS] by Peter Swanson

The Ullswater Undertaking [Lake District #10] by Rebecca Tope

Last Nocturne [Grand & Batchelor #7] by M.J. Trow

On Harrow Hill [Dave Gurney #7] by John Verdon

Death Grip [Angela Richman #4] by Elaine Viets

No Sin Unpunished [Faith McClellan #3] by LynDee Walker

The Consequences of Fear [Maisie Dobbs #16] by Jacqueline Winspear

Double Jeopardy [Stone Barrington #57] by Stuart Woods

April 2021

Turn a Blind Eye [William Warwick #3] by Jeffrey Archer

Murder in the Cloister [Christine de Pizan #4] by Tania Bayard

Northern Spy [NS] by Flynn Berry

The Devil’s Hand [James Reece #4] by Jack Carr

Three Missing Days [Pelican Harnor #3] by Colleen Coble

The French Paradox [Wine Country #11] by Ellen Crosby

The Saboteurs [Isaac Bell #12] by Clive Cussler & Jack Du Brul

Gambit [Kirk McGarvey #26] by David Hagberg

What the Devil Knows [Sebastian St. Cyr #16] by C.S. Harris

The Garden of Angels [NS] by David Hewson

Stargazer [Bernie Manuelito #6] by Anne Hillerman

You Love Me [You #3] by Caroline Kepnes

Chaos on CatNet [CatNet #2] by Naomi Kritzer

Whatever the Cost [Welker & Saboy #2] by Michael Kurland

House Standoff [Joe DeMarco #15] by Mike Lawson

One Got Away [Nikki Griffin #2] by S.A. Lelchuk

The Three Locks [Sherlock Holmes Adventure #4] by Bonnie MacBird


The Drowning Kind [NS] by Jennifer McMahon

Death with a Double Edge [Daniel Pitt #4] by Anne Perry

On an Outgoing Tide [Anderson & Costello #12] by Caro Ramsay

Endings [NS] by Linda L. Richards

Ocean Prey [Lucas Davenport #31] by John Sandford

Deadly Editions [Scottish Bookshop #6] by Paige Shelton

A Deadly Twist [Andreas Kaldis #11] by Jeffrey Siger

Legacy of War [Churchill Family] by Wilbur Smith & David Churchill

Heaven’s a Lie [NS] by Wallace Stroby

Done Gone [Hannah Ives # 18] by Marcia Talley

Dance with Death [Barler & Llewelyn #12] by Will Thomas

Murder on Wall Street [Gaslight #24] by Victoria Thompson

Farewell My Herring [Elsie & Ethelred #6] by L.C. Tyler

Head Case [Sam Kelson #3] by Michael Wiley

The Sacrifice of Lester Yates [Hutchinson Van Buren #2] by Robin Yocum

When a Stranger Comes to Town [SS] edited by Michael Koryta

May 2021

Flat White [Maggy Thorsen #13] by Sandra Balzo

The Granite Coast Murders [Georges Dupin #6] by Jean-Luc Bannalec

Find You First [NS] by Linwood Barclay

Beyond the Headlines [Clare Carlson 4] by R.G. Belsky

Secret Mischief [Titus Cragg & Luke Fidelis #7] by Robin Blake

Hour of the Witch [NS] by Chris Bohjalian

Arctic Storm Rising [Nick Flynn #1] by Dale Brown

Devil in the Detail [Dr. Will Traynor #2] by A.J. Cross

The Final Twist [Colter Shaw #3] by Jeffery Deaver

The House of the Hanged Woman [Albert Lincoln #3] by Kate Ellis [1st US edition]

Deadly Ever After [Lighthouse Library #8] by Eva Gates

Against the Law [Joe the Bouncer #3] by David Gordon

Independent Bones [Sarah Booth Delaney #23] by Carolyn Haines

The Man Who Wasn’t All There [Stewart “Hoagy” Hoag #12] by David Handler

Last Seen [Michael O’Higgins #2] by Kent Harrington

The Prodigal Daughter [Linda Wallheim #5] by Mette Ivie Harrison


What Doesn’t Kill Us [Rushmore “Mac” McKenzie #18] by David Housewright

Basil’s War [NS] by Stephen Hunter

The Girl Who Died [NS] by Ragnar Jónasson

Dead of Winter [August Snow #3] by Stephen Mack Jones

Murder at the World’s Edge [Tam Eildor #4] by Alanna Knight

Local Woman Missing [NS] by Mary Kubica

A Trail of Lies [Jazz Ramsey #3] by Kylie Logan

Robert B. Parker’s Payback [Sunny Randall continuation] by Mike Lupica

A Hostile State [Marc Portman #5] by Adrian Magson

Six Weeks to Live [NS] by Catherine McKenzie

The Curse of the Cherry Pie [Tish Tarragon #4] by Amy Patricia Meade

Mean and Shellfish [Pennsylvania Dutch #22] by Tamar Myers

Family Law [NS] by Gin Phillips

City on the Edge [NS] by David Swinson

A Peculiar Combination [Electra McDonnell #1] by Ashley Weaver

The Quiet Boy [NS] by Ben H. Winters

Collectibles [SS] edited by Lawrence Block

June 2021

The Art of Betrayal [Kate Hamilton #3] by Connie Berry

The Keepers [Mace Reid K-9 #2] by Jeffrey B. Burton

Little Black Book [Bibliophile #15] by Kate Carlisle

Murder at Beaulieu Abbey [Abbess of Meaux #11] by Cassandra Clark

Runner [Cass Raines #4] by Tracy Clark

The Bath Conspiracy [Dorothy Martin #24] by Jeanne M. Dams

Murder at Madame Tussauds [Museum #6] by Jim Eldridge

Widespread Panic [NS] by James Ellroy

Black Ice [NS] by Carin Gerhardsen

Reserved for Murder [Book Lover's B&B #2] by Victoria Gilbert

The Abduction of Pretty Penny [Daughter of Sherlock Holmes #5] by Leonard Goldberg

Death in Daylesford [Phryne Fisher #21] by Kerry Greenwood

The Night Hawks [Ruth Galloway #13] by Elly Griffiths

The Cat Saw Murder [Rachel Murdock #2, 1939 reissue] by Dolores Hitchens

Lesson in Red [Maggie Richter #2] by Maria Hummel

Hardcastle’s Secret Agent [Ernest Hardcastle #16] by Graham Ison

Unfinished Business [Ali Reynolds #16) by J.A. Jance

The Skeleton Tree [NS] by Diane Janes

The Bullet [Eve Duncan #28] by Iris Johansen

Moon Lake [NS] by Joe R. Lansdale

Gumshoe in the Dark [Mortimer Angel #5] by Rob Leininger

Dream Girl [NS] by Laura Lippman


The Kobalt Dossier [Evan Ryde #2] by Eric Van Lustbader

Hostage [NS] by Clare Mackintosh

Palace of the Drowned [NS] by Christine Mangan

Cages [NS] by David Mark

The Bombay Prince [Perveen Mistry #3] by Sujata Massey

What’s Done in Darkness [NS] by Laura McHugh

The Maidens [NS] by Alex Michaelides

The Mystic’s Accomplice [Mystic’s Accomplice #1] by Mary Miley

A Rogue’s Company [Sparks & Bainbridge #3] by Allison Montclair

Night, Neon: Tales of Mystery and Suspense [SS] by Joyce Carol Oates

The Transparency of Time [Mario Conde #9] by Leonardo Padura

The Old Enemy [Paul Sampson #3] by Henry Porter

Tender Is the Bite [Chet and Bernie #11] by Spencer Quinn

The House Guests [NS] by Emilie Richards

Mr. Campion’s Coven [continuation #8] by Mike Ripley

Survive the Night [NS] by Riley Sager

The Disappearing Act [NS] by Catherine Steadman

The Constant Man [Willi Geismeier #2] by Peter Steiner

A Distant Grave [Maggie D’arcy #2] by Sarah Stewart Taylor

Deadly Delights [Bookish Baker #2] by Laura Jensen Walker

The Fiancée [NS] by Kate White

Double Threat [Stanka Daley #1] by F. Paul Wilson

Jackpot [Teddy Fay #5] by Stuart Woods & Bryon Quertermous

July 2021

An Ambush of Widows [NS] by Jeff Abbott

A Hex for Danger [Enchanted Bay #2] by Esme Addison

Antiques Carry On [Trash ’n’ Treasures #15] by Barbara Allan

The Heathens [Quinn Colson #11] by Ace Atkins

Whitehavens [NS] by Parker Bilal

Fallen [Kate Burkholder #13] by Linda Castillo

The Lammas Wild [Aelf Fen #10] by Alys Clare

The Stranger in the Mirror [NS] by Liv Constantine

Razorblade Tears [NS] by S.A. Cosby

A Comedy of Terrors [Flavia Albia #9] by Lindsey Davis

Dead by Dawn [Mike Bowditch #12] by Paul Doiron

One Half Truth [Zigic & Ferreira #6] by Eve Dolan

For Your Own Good [NS] by Samantha Downing

Murder, She Edited [Deadly Edits #4] by Kaitlyn Dunnett

The Cover Wife [NS] by Dan Fesperman

Robert Ludlum’s The Bourne Treachery by Brian Freeman

A Fiancée’s Guide to First Wives and Murder [Countess of Harleigh #4] by Dianne Freeman

Choose Me [NS] by Tess Gerritsen & Gary Braver

City Problems [Ed Runyon #1] by Steve Goble

The Stranger Behind You [NS] by Carol Goodman

Island of Thieves [Van Shaw #6] by Glen Erik Hamilton

Ghost Blows a Kiss [Bailey Ruth Raeburn #10] by Carolyn Hart


A Good Day for Chardonnay [Sunshine Vicram #2] by Darynda Jones

Silver Tears [Faye Adelheim #2] by Camilla Läckberg

Butcher Pen Road [Bill Maytubby & Hannah Bond #3] by Kris Lackey

Rovers [NS] by Richard Lange

The Hollywood Spy [Maggie Hope #10] by Susan Elia MacNeal

The Man with the Silver Saab [Detective Varg #3] by Alexander McCall Smith

A Few Drops of Bitters [Savannah Reid #26] by G.A. McKevett

How to Find Your Way in the Dark [Sheldon Horowitz #1] by Derek B. Miller

Such a Quiet Place [NS] by Megan Miranda

UTube: Inspector Mislan and the Emancipatist Conspiracy [Mislan Latif #3] by Rozlan Mohd Noor [1st US edition]

Unthinkable [NS] by Brad Parks

Tender Is the Bite [Chet & Bernie #11] by Spencer Quinn

The Parting Glass [Cold Case #5] by Lissa Marie Redmond

The Bone Code [Temperance Brennan #20] by Kathy Reichs

Dog Eat Dog [Andy Carpenter #23] by David Rosenfelt

The Cellist [Gabriel Allon #21] by Daniel Silva

False Witness [NS] by Karin Slaughter

Two Boys at Breakwater [NS] by Boston Teran

An Irish Hostage [Bess Crawford #12] by Charles Todd

Golden Age Detective Stories [SS] edited by Otto Penzler

August 2021

The Turnout [NS] by Megan Abbott

The Darkness Knows [Konrád] by Arnaldur Indriðason

Rabbit Hole [NS] by Mark Billingham

Blind Tiger [NS] by Sandra Brown

A Scone of Contention [Key West Food Critic #11] by Lucy Burdette

Another Kind of Eden [sequel to The Jealous Kind] by James Lee Burke

Cajun Kiss of Death [Cajun Country #7] by Ellen Byron

You Can Run [NS] by Karen Cleveland

The Island [Dewey Andreas #9] by Ben Coes

The Secret Staircase [Victorian Village #3] by Sheila Connolly

Viral [NS] by Robin Cook

Shot Caller [NYPD Negotiators #2] by Jen J. Danna

Danger at the Cove [Island Sisters #2] by Hannah Dennison

The King of Infinite Space [NS] by Lyndsay Faye

Cul-De-Sac [NS] by Joy Fielding

Defended [NS] by Gwen Florio

A Slow Fire Burning [NS] by Paula Hawkins

One for the Hooks [Crochet #14] by Betty Hechtman

The Guide [NS] by Peter Heller

Blood Kin [Tess Grey #8] by Matt Hilton

Clark and Division [NS] by Naomi Hirahara

56 Days [NS] by Catherine Ryan Howard

Intermission [Enora Andresson #5] by Graham Hurley

What the Cat Dragged In [Cat in the Stacks #14] by Miranda James


The Guilt Trip [NS] by Sandie Jones

Dust to Dust [Ivy Nichols #2] by Audrey Keown

Billy Summers [NS] by Stephen King

Lightning Strike [Cork O’Connor prequel] by William Kent Krueger

Murder on Principle [Will Rees #10] by Eleanor Kuhns

Murder at Wakehurst [Glded Newport #9] by Alyssa Maxwell

A Gingerbread House [NS] by Catriona McPherson

Ice and Stone [Sharon McCone #35] by Marcia Muller

The Madness of Crowds [inspector Gamache #17] by Louise Penny

The Last Guests [NS] by J.P. Pomare

Bloodless [Aloysius Pendergast #20] by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child

The Killing Look [NS] by J.D. Rhoades

Eight Faces at Three [John J. Malone #1, 1939 reissue] by Craig Rice

Kingdom of Bones [Sigma Force #16] by James Rollins

The Last Mona Lisa [NS] by Jonathan Santlofer

Gone for Good [Annalisa Vega #1] by Joanna Schaffhausen

Getaway [NS] by Zoje Stage

Dark Roads [NS] by Chevy Stevens

Bad Scene [Colleen Hayes #3] by Max Tomlinson

The Bitter Taste of Murder [Tuscan #2] by Camilla Trinchieri

The Coldest Case [Bruno Courrèges #14] by Martin Walker

You Can Never Tell [NS] by Sarah Warburton

Class Act [Stone Barrington #58] by Stuart Woods

September 2021

Defending Britta Stein [Catherine Lockhart & Liam Taggart #6] by Ronald H. Balson

Road of Bones [Billy Boyle #16] by James R. Benn

Designs on the Dead [Death in Paris #3] by Emilia Bernhard

An Image in the Lake [Joanne Kilbourn #20] by Gail Bowen

Triple Cross [Kate Henderson #3] by Tom Bradby

An Untidy Death [Decluttering #2] by Simon Brett

When Ghosts Come Home [NS] by Wiley Cash

The Heron's Cry [Two Rivers #2] by Ann Cleeves

A Prince and a Spy [Tom Wilde #5] by Rory Clements

The Missing Hours [NS] by Julia Dahl

The Stolen Hours [NS] by Allen Eskens

Rock Paper Scissors [NS] by Alice Feeney

Constance [NS] by Matthew FitzSimmons

These Toxic Things [NS] by Rachel Howzell Hall

Murder in an Orchard Cemetery [Reverend Mother Aquinas #8] by Cora Harrison

The Ice Angel [Alex Turner #2] by Matthew Hart

Writing a Wrong [Writer for Hire #2] by Betty Hechtman

The Night She Disappeared [NS] by Lisa Jewell

Daughter of the Morning Star [Walt Longmire #17] by Craig Johnson

Ghost Light [Nathan Actove #7] by Stan Jones and Patricia Watts

The Burning [Clay Edison #4] by Jonathan Kellerman & Jesse Kellerman

Hooked on a Feline [Magical Cats #13] by Sofie Kelly


Right Behind Her [Bree Taggert #4] by Melinda Leigh

Murder Gets a Makeover [Jaine Austen #18] by Laura Levine

Robert B. Parker’s Stone's Throw [Jesse Stone  continuation] by Mike Lupica

Shadow Music [Maggie O'Shea #3] by Helaine Mario

Friends Like These [NS] by Kimberly McCreight

The Dark Remains [Laidlaw prequel] by William McIlvanney, completed by Ian Rankin

Enemy at the Gates [Mitch Rapp continuation] by Kyle Mills

Rizzio [NS novella] by Denise Mina

Striking Range [Timber Creek K-9 #7] by Margaret Mizushima

Apples Never Fall [NS] by Liane Moriarty

The House of Ashes [NS] by Stuart Neville

The Man Who Died Twice [Thursday Murder Club #2] by Richard Osman

Murder at the Royal Botanic Gardens [Wrexford & Sloane #5] by Andrea Penrose

A Darker Reality [Elena Standish #3] by Anne Perry

Forgotten in Death [Death #52] by J.D. Robb

Her Perfect Life [NS] by Hank Phillippi Ryan

The Good Death [Oswald de Lacy #5] by S.D. Sykes

The House of Death [Sister Fidelma #32] by Peter Tremayne

The Necklace [NS] by Matthew Witten

The Best Mystery Stories of the Year 2021 [SS] edited by Lee Child

October 2021

The Cure For What Ales You [Sloan Krause #5] by Ellie Alexander

The Twelve Jays of Christmas [Meg Langslow #30] by Donna Andrews

Over My Dead Body [William Warwick #4] by Jeffrey Archer

April in Spain [Quirke #8] by John Banville

Down the Hatch [Agatha Raisin #32] by M.C. Beaton & R.W. Green

Betrayal on the Bowery [Gilden Gotham #2] by Kate Belli

Hypnosis Is for Hacks [Eleanor Wilde #4] by Tamara Berry

Once upon a Seaside Murder [Beach Reads #2] by Maggie Blackburn

God Rest Ye, Royal Gentlemen [Royal Spyness #15] by Rhys Bowen

Claws for Alarm [Mrs. Murphy #30] by Rita Mae Brown

Mercy Creek [Jo Wyatt #2] by M.E. Browning

Strangers on a Skein [Black Sheep Knitting] by Anne Canadeo

Where They Wait [NS] by Scott Carson

Better Off Dead [Jack Reacher #26] by Lee Child & Andrew Child

Twisted Tea Christmas [Tea Shop #14] by Laura Childs

The Nameless Ones [Charlie Parker #19] by John Connolly

The Savage Kind [Nightingale #1] by John Copenhaver

Judgment at Santa Monica [Jersey Girl Legal #2] by E.J. Copperman

Sammy Two Shoes [Foggy Moskowitz #5] by Phillip DePoy

The Not Quite Perfect Murderer [Gilard & Langley #23] by Margaret Duffy

The Chaos Kind [sequel to The Killer Collective] by Barry Eisler

Murder in an English Glade [Beryl & Edwina #4] by Jessica Ellicott


Gated Prey [Eve Ronin #3] by Lee Goldberg

Sleepless [NS] by Romy Hausmann

A Line to Kill [Hawthorne & Horowitz #3] by Anthony Horowitz

In Hot Water [Misty Bay Tea Room #1] by Kate Kingsbury

Echoes of the Dead [Special Tracking Unit #4] by Spencer Kope

The OC [Jake Longly #5] by D.P. Lyle

Marked Man [Joe Gunther #32] by Archer Mayor

1979 [Allie Burns #1] by Val McDermid

The Jealousy Man and Other Stories [SS] by Jo Nesbø

A Corruption of Blood [Raven & Fisher #3] by Ambrose Parry

Inspector Chen and the Private Kitchen Murder [Inspector Chen #12] by Qiu Xiaolong

All These Ashes [Line of Sight #2] by James Queally

The American Gun Mystery [1933 reissue] by Ellery Queen

It’s a Wonderful Woof [Chet & Bernie #12] by Spencer Quinn

I Am Not Who You Think I Am [NS] by Eric Rickstad

Best in Snow [Andy Carpenter #23] by David Rosenfelt

A Dreadful Destiny [Libertus #19] by Rosemary Rowe

Sometimes at Night [Marshall Grade #3] by Ben Sanders

An Elderly Lady Must Not Be Crossed [SS] by Helene Tursten

Last Girl Ghosted [NS] by Lisa Unger

Foul Play [Stone Barrington #59] by Stuart Woods

November 2021

Death on the Shelf [Haunted Library #5] by Allison Brook

The Cry of the Hangman [Lucy Campion #6] by Susanna Calkins

The Day of the Serpent [Brother Chandler #2] by Cassandra Clark

The Dark Hours [Renée Ballard & Harry Bosch #4] by Michael Connelly

Last Redemption [Rick Cahill #8] by Matt Coyle

Clive Cussler’s The Devil’s Sea [Dirk Pitt #26] by Dirk Cussler

The Midnight Lock [Lincoln Rhyme #15] by Jeffery Deaver

The Deathwatch Beetle [Ann Lindell #12] by Kjell Eriksson

Never [NS] by Ken Follett

The Hush [NS] by Sara Foster

The Collective [NS] by Alison Gaylin

Dolphin Junction [SS] by Mick Herron

The Pledge [Betty Rhyzyk #3] by Kathleen Kent

When Christmas Comes [NS] by Andrew Klavan

Radiant Apples [NS] by Joe R. Lansdale


War Women [George Sueño & Ernie Bascom #15] by Martin Limón

The Joy and Light Bus Company [No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency #22] by Alexander McCall Smith

The Return of the Pharaoh [Reminiscences of John H. Watson, M.D. #5] by Nicholas Meyer

Down a Dark River [Michael Corravan#1] by Karen Odden

Monument [Willie Black #11] by Howard Owen

The Left-Handed Twin [Jane Whitefield #9] by Thomas Perry

Arctic Sea [Dan Lenson #21] by David Poyer

Brooklyn Supreme [NS] by Robert Reuland

The Riverwoman’s Dragon [Owen Archer #13] by Candace Robb

Poison [Monika Paniatowski #14] by Sally Spencer

Do I Know You? [NS] by Sarah Strohmeyer

Psycho by the Sea [Constable Twitten #4] by Lynne Truss

A Counterfeit Suitor [Rosalind Thorne #5] by Darcie Wilde

Many Deadly Returns: 21 Stories Celebrating 21 Years of Murder Squad [SS] edited by Martin Edwards

December 2021

W.E.B. Griffin: Rogue Asset [Presidental Agent continuation] by Brian Andrews & Jeffrey Wilson

Sea Hawke [Alex Hawke #12] by Ted Bell

No One Notices the Boys [r] [Baker Street Inquiries #2] by Michelle Birkby [APA: The Women of Baker Street]

The Witching Tree [Natalie Lockhart #3] by Alice Blanchard

The Danger Within [David Vogel #4] by Hilary Bonner

The Sorority Murder [NS] by Allison Brennan

The Fabulous Clipjoint [1946 reissue] by Fredric Brown

Darkness Falls [Kate Marshall #3] by Robert Bryndza

Jane Austen’s Lost Letters [Josie Prescott #14] by Jane K. Cleland

Dark Queen Watching [Margaret Beaufort #3] by Paul Doherty

Death Under the Perseids [NS] by Teresa Dovalpage

Under Pressure [FBI K-9 #6] by Sara Driscoll

Observations by Gaslight: Stories from the World of Sherlock Holmes [SS] by Lindsay Faye

London Bridge Is Falling Down [Bryant & May #17] by Christopher Fowler

Pay or Play [Charlie Waldo #3] by Howard Michael Gould

The Midnight Hour [Brighton #6] by Elly Griffiths

Silent Parade [Detective Galileo #4] by Keigo Higashino

Curse of Salem [Bishop Special Crimes Unit #20] by Kay Hooper


How to Book a Murder [Starlit Bookshop #1] by Cynthia Kuhn

Past Life [Aector McAvoy #9] by David Mark

A Deadly Endowment [Lady and Lady’s Maid #7] by Alyssa Maxwell

From a Dark Horizon [Gregor Reinhardt prequel] by Luke McCallin

From Ladle to Grave [Tish Tarragon #5] by Amy Patricia Meade

The Bone Cay [NS] by Eliza Nellums

The Silent Conversation [Anderson & Costello #13] by Caro Ramsay

Family Business [Lydia Chin & Bill Smith #114] by S.J. Rozan

The Mystery of the Sorrowful Maiden [Laetitia Rodd #3] by Kate Saunders

Murder at the Castle [Iris Grey #2] by M.B. Shaw

Dark Night [Alaska Wild #3] by Paige Shelton

Murder Under Her Skin [Will Parker & Lillian Pentecost #2] by Stephen Spotswood

Prose and Cons [Lily Dale #4] by Wendy Corsi Staub

So Far and Good  [Cecil Younger #8] by John Straley

City of Shadows [Counterfeit Lady #5] by Victoria Thompson

The Deadliest Sin [Crispin Guest #15] by Jeri Westerson

Criminal Mischief [Stone Barrington #60] by Stuart Woods

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