2011 Paperback Releases

Codes: [r] reprint from hardcover or earlier paperback, [s] simultaneous hardcover/paperback release, [NS] non-series

January 2011

Mercy Kill [Mercy Gunderson #2] by Lori G. Armstrong

Mortar and Murder [Do-It-Yourself #4] by Jennie Bentley

A Stitch Before Dying [Black Sheep Knitting #3] by Anne Canadeo

The Applegreen Cat [r] [Pat and Jean Abbott #6] by Frances Crane

These Things Hidden [NS] by Heather Gudenkauf

Double Prey [s] [Posadas County #17] by Steven F. Havill

Buffalo West Wing [White House Chef #4] by Julie Hyzy

Stay Tuned for Murder [Talk Radio #3] by Mary Kennedy


The Girl in the Green Raincoat [Tess Monaghan #11] by Laura Lippman [New York Times Magazine serial 2008]

Buttercream Bump Off [Cupcake Bakery Mystery 3#] by Jenn McKinlay

The Headhunter’s Daughter [Amanda Brown #2] by Tamar Myers

Prey on Patmos: An Aegean Prophecy [s] [Andreas Kaldis #3] by Jeffrey Siger

Big Wheat: A Tale of Bindlestiffs and Blood [s] [NS] by Richard A. Thompson

Assault with a Deadly Glue Gun [Anastasia Pollack #1] by Lois Winston

Copenhagen Noir [SS] edited by Bo Tao Michaelis

February 2011

A Crafty Killing [Victoria Square #1] by Lorraine Bartlett

Blotto, Twinks, and the Ex-King’s Daughter [Blotto & Twinks #1] by Simon Brett [1st US edition]

Shot Through Velvet [Crime of Fashion #7] by Ellen Byerrum

Love Bites [Sofie Metropolis #5] by Tori Carrington

Crying Blood [s] [Alafair Tucker #5] by Donis Casey

Twice Dead [omnibus containing Riptide & Hemlock Bay] by Catherine Coulter

So Close the Hand of Death [Taylor Jackson #6] by J.T. Ellison

Drip Dead [Georgiana Neverall #3] by Christy Evans

Found Wanting [NS] by Robert Goddard [1st US edition]


Comes a Time for Burning [s] [Dr. Thomas Parks #2] by Steven F. Havill

Ghost in the Polka Dot Bikini [Ghost of Granny Apples #2] by Sue Ann Jaffarian

Blast from the Past [Where Are They Now? #3] by Toni L.P. Kelner

Shaken [Jack Daniels #7] by J.A. Konrath

Angel’s Verdict [Beaufort & Co. #4] by Mary Stanton

A Trail of Ink [Hugh de Singleton #3] by Mel Starr

Absolutely, Positively [Lucy Valentine #2] by Heather Webber

Naming the Bones [s] [NS] by Louise Welsh

Outsourced [NS] by Dave Zeltserman [1st US edition]

March 2011

A Deadly Cliche [Books by the Bay #2] by Ellery Adams

Murder on the Moor [Rex Graves #4] by C.S. Challinor

Plunder of the Sun [r] [Al Colby #2] by David Dodge

The Mountains Bow Down [Raleigh Harmon #4] by Sibella Giorello

Deadly Currents [Mandy Tanner #1] by Beth Groundwater

Hong Kong Laws [Bryson Coventry #9] by Jim Michael Hansen

Beaglemania [Pet Rescue #1] by Linda O. Johnston

Crucified Dreams [NS] by Joe R. Lansdale

A Touch of Gold [Missing Pieces #2] by Joyce and Jim Lavene


Sealed with a Kill [Brenna Miller #3] by Lucy Lawrence

Bank of The Black Sheep [Robin Llewellyn #3] by Robert Lewis

Begging for Trouble [Dog Walker #4] by Judi McCoy

Formula for Murder [Maternal Instincts #3] by Diana Orgain

Fruit of All Evil [Becca Robins #2] by Paige Shelton

A Shortcut to Paradise [Frau Consultants #2] by Teresa Solana

Murder of a Bookstore Babe [Scumble River #13] by Denise Swanson

How To Survive a Killer Seance [Party-Planning #3] by Penny Warner

April 2011

The Silenced [Jonathan Quinn #4] by Brett Battles

Evil Eclairs [Donut Shop #4] by Jessica Beck

Deadly Notions [Southern Sewing Circle #4] by Elizabeth Lynn Casey

I Can’t Make You Love Me, But I Can Make You Leave [Domestic Equalizers #7] by Dixie Cash

Night of the Living Dandelion [Flower Shop #11] by Kate Collins

An Uninvited Guest [Haunted Guesthouse #2] by E.J. Copperman

A Hard Day’s Fright [Pepper Martin #7] by Casey Daniels

Bit Player [Jeri Howard #10] by Janet Dawson

The Hanging Wood [s] [Lake District #5] by Martin Edwards

Graceland [JP Kincaid #4] by Deborah Grabien

A Green Place for Dying [Meg Harris #5] by R.J. Harlick

The American Café [Sadie Walela #2] by Sara Sue Hoklotubbe


On Hallowed Ground [Willie Cuesta #4] by John Lantigua

The Busy Woman’s Guide to Murder [Charlotte Adams #5] by Mary Jane Maffini

Murder Over Dorval [r] [Russell Teed #2] by David Montrose

Fade to Blue [s] [Evan Horne #7] by Bill Moody

Sweet Revenge [Lady Arianna Hadley #1] by Andrea Penrose

Every Shadow Cut [NS] by Tom Piccirilli

Pitch Dark [NS] by Steven Sidor

The Cat, the Lady and the Liar [Cats in Trouble #3] by Leann Sweeney

Vienna Twilight [Max Liebermann #5] by Frank Tallis

Shadows of a Down East Summer [Antique Print #5] by Lea Wait

The Bayou Trilogy [Under the Bright Lights, Muscle for the Wing, The Ones You Do] by Daniel Woodrell

Barcelona Noir edited by Adriana V. Lopez & Carmen Ospina

May 2011

Lost and Fondue [Cheese Shop #2] by Avery Aames

Mrs. Jeffries Forges Ahead [Mrs. Jeffries #28] by Emily Brightwell

Murder Under Cover [Bibliophile #4] by Kate Carlisle

Among the Departed [s] [Molly Smith #5] by Vicki Delany

The Burning Lake [Volk #4] by Brent Ghelfi

Pretty Little Things [r] [NS] by Jilliane Hoffman

Good Neighbors [NS] by Ryan David Jahn [1st US edition, APA: Acts of Violence]

Classified as Murder [Cat in the Stacks #2] by Miranda James

Frankenstein: The Dead Town [Frankenstein #5] by Dean Koontz

October Fest [Murder by Month #6] by Jess Lourey


Compact with the Devil [Nikki Lanier #2] by Bethany Maines

Don’t Breathe a Word [NS] by Jennifer McMahon

Missing Persons [Kate Conway #1] by Clare O’Donohue

Shake, Murder, and Roll [Bunco Babes #3] by Gail Oust

Lumen [r] [Martin Bora #1] by Ben Pastor

The Measby Murder Enquiry [Ivy Beasley #2] by Ann Purser

Mind Your Own Beeswax [Queen Bee #2] by Hannah Reed

Make, Take, Murder [Scrap-N-Craft #4] by Joanna Campbell Slan

Cape Cod Noir [SS] edited by David L. Ulin

Pittsburgh Noir [SS] edited by Kathleen George

June 2011

Finger Lickin’ Dead [Memphis Barbeque #2] by Riley Adams

Sentenced to Death [Booktown #5] by Lorna Barrett

The Definition of Wind [Abigail Harker #2] by Ellen Block

Threat Warning [Jonathan Grave #3] by John Gilstrap

Grace Interrupted [Manor of Murder #2] by Julie Hyzy

Escape Artist [s] [Edna Ferber prequel] by Ed Ifkovic

Twice as Dead [Odelia Grey #6] by Sue Ann Jaffarian

The Stronger Sex [NS] by Hans Werner Kettenbach

Getting Old Can Kill You [Gladdy Gold #7] by Rita Lakin


Royal Pains: First, Do No Harm [NS] by D.P. Lyle

Lake Charles [NS] by Ed Lynskey

Louisa and the Missing Heiress [r] [Louisa May Alcott #1] by Anna Maclean

Ink Flamingos [Tattoo Shop #4] by Karen E. Olson

You Belong to Me [NS] by Karen Rose

Fun and Games [NS] by Duane Swierczynski

Guilty as Sin [Jaywalker #5] by Joseph Teller

The Herring in the Library [Ethelred & Elsie #3] by L.C. Tyler [1st US edition]

A Parfait Murder [Tally Jones #3] by Wendy Lyn Watson

San Diego Noir [SS] edited by Maryelizabeth Hart

July 2011

Foul Play at the PTA [Beth Kennedy #2] by Laura Alden

In Search of the Rose Notes [NS] by Emily Arsenault

Hotel Bosphorus [Kati Hirschel #1] by Esmahan Aykol

Hexes and Hemlines [Witchcraft #3] by Juliet Blackwell

Skirting the Grave [Vintage Magic #4] by Annette Blair

Dead Dogs and Englishmen [Emily Kincaid #4] by Elizabeth Kane Buzzelli

Collecting Cooper [NS] by Paul Cleave

Let’s Play Dead [Museum #2] by Sheila Connolly

How To Moon a Cat [Cats and Curios #3] by Rebecca M. Hale

Fall from Pride [Home Valley Amish #1] by Karen Harper


English Lessons [s] [Mad Dog & Englishman #6] by J.M. Hayes

A Plague of Sinners [Harry Lytle #2] by Paul Lawrence [1st US edition]

Square Root of Murder [Sophie Knowles #1] by Ada Madison

Books Can Be Deceiving [Library Lover #1] by Jenn McKinlay

Wined and Died [Home Crafting #5] by Cricket McRae

Children of the Street [Darko Dawson #2] by Kwei Quartey

Rogue [s] [Ike Schwartz #7] by Frederick Ramsay

Pie à la Murder [Della Cooks #4] by Melinda Wells

August 2011

Tragic Toppings [Donut Shop #5] by Jessica Beck

Flowers for Her Grave [s] [Grim Reaper #3] by Judy Clemens

Bitter Harvest [Orchard #5] by Sheila Connolly

Die Buying [EJ Ferris #1] by Laura DiSilverio

Season of Darkness [Season of Darkness #1] by Maureen Jennings

Harrowing Hats [Renaissance Faire #4] by Joyce and Jim Lavene


A Killer Column [Mystery by the Numbers #2] by Casey Mayes

Till Death Do Us Bark [Dog Walker #5] by Judi McCoy

In Seconds [Bulletproof #2] by Brenda Novak

Pleating for Mercy [Magical Dressmaking #1] by Melissa Bourbon Ramirez

Dead End [Geraldine Steel #3] by Leigh Russell

Two for Sorrow [Josephine Tey #3] by Nicola Upson

September 2011

The Gilded Shroud [Ottilia Draycott #1] by Elizabeth Bailey

Jane and the Canterbury Tale [Jane Austen #11] by Stephanie Barron

Getting Off: A Novel of Sex & Violence [NS] by Lawrence Block writing as Jill Emerson

In Sickness and in Death [Broken Vows #3] by Lisa Bork

The Potter’s Field [Inspector Montalbano #13] by Andrea Camilleri

Murder to Music [Libby Sarjeant #8] by Lesley Cookman

Murder in Burnt Orange [Hilda Johansson #7] by Jeanne M. Dams

The Diva Haunts the House [Domestic Diva #5] by Krista Davis

Where All the Dead Lie [Taylor Jackson #7] by J.T. Ellison

The Ninth Day [Emma Caldridge #3] by Jamie Freveletti

Baited Blood [Madison Rose #2] by Sue Ann Jaffarian

Sleight of Paw [Magical Cats #2] by Sofie Kelly

Death in a Difficult Position [Mantra for Murder #4] by Diana Killian


A Paradise for Fools [s] [Fred Taylor #8] by Nicholas Kilmer

Button Holed [Button Box #1] by Kylie Logan

Headhunters [NS] by Jo Nesbø

The Devil’s Puzzle [Someday Quilts #4] by Clare O’Donohue

Under the Dog Star [s] [Rachel Goddard #4] by Sandra Parshall

A Double Death on the Black Isle [Highland Gazette #2] by A.D. Scott

Mama Sees Stars [Mace Bauer #4] by Deborah Sharp

Liquid Smoke [s] [Noah Braddock #3] by Jeff Shelby

Champagne for Buzzards [Sherri Travis #4] by Phyllis Smallman

The Death of the Mantis [Kubu #3] by Michael Stanley

Hell to Pay [NS] by Wendy Corsi Staub

The Nightmare [Mary Wollstonecraft #2] by Nancy Means Wright

October 2011

Flipped Out [Do-It-Yourself #5] by Jennie Bentley

India Black and the Widow of Windsor [India Black #2] by Carol K. Carr

The Sandburg Connection [s] [Sam Blackman #3] by Mark de Castrique

The Detachment [John Rain #7] by Barry Eisler

Burned [Henning Juul #1] by Thomas Enger

Dead in Center Field [r] [Mark Renzler #1] by Paul Engleman

Choke Hold [Angel Dare #2] by Christa Faust

Ballistic [Gray Man #3] by Mark Greaney

Sup with the Devil [Abigail Adams #3] by Barbara Hamilton

The More the Terrier [Pet Rescue #2] by Linda O. Johnston

Murder Leaves Its Mark [Mina Beckwith #2] by Victoria Nalani Kneubuhl

Sweet Money [Perro Lascano #2] by Ernesto Mallo


Hill of Bones by the Medieval Murderers

In Close [Bulletproof #3] by Brenda Novak

The Consummata by Mickey Spillane (sequel to The Delta Factor, completed by Max Allan Collins)

Murder of a Creped Suzette [Scumble River #14] by Denise Swanson

Stolen Hearts [s] [Grace Street #1] by Jane Tesh

Killer Sweet Tooth [Daphne Martin #3] by Gayle Trent

An Uncertain Place [Jean-Baptiste Adamsberg #6] by Fred Vargas [1st US edition]

How To Party with a Killer Vampire [Party Planning #4] by Penny Warner

The Best American Mystery Stories 2011 [SS] edited by Harlan Coben and Otto Penzler

A Study in Sherlock [SS] edited by Laurie R. King and Leslie S. Klinger

November 2011

Hickory Smoked Homicide [Memphis Barbeque #3] by Riley Adams

A Deadly Penance [Bascot de Marins #6] by Maureen Ash

If I Should Die [Lucy Kincaid #3] by Allison Brennan

Dangerous Alterations [Southern Sewing Circle #5] by Elizabeth Lynn Casey

To Catch a Leaf [Flower Shop #12] by Kate Collins

Herald of Death [Pennyfoot Hotel #19] by Kate Kingsbury

Quinn [r] [Eve Duncan #12] by Iris Johansen

Well-Offed in Vermont [Pret’ Near Perfect #1] by Amy Patricia Meade

The Catalyst [NS] by Boyd Morrison [APA: The Adamas Blueprint]


Fever Dream [s] [Daniel Rinaldi #2] by Dennis Palumbo

Mercury’s Rise [s] [Silver Rush #4] by Ann Parker

Mozart’s Last Aria [NS] by Matt Rees [1st US edition]

Angel Condemned [Beaufort & Co. #5] by Mary Stanton

Hell and Gone [Charlie Hardie #2] by Duane Swierczynski

Death on a Platter [Mystery Shopper #7] by Elaine Viets

The Feng Shui Detective Goes West [C.F. Wong # 5] by Nury Vittachi [1st US edition]

The Gingerbread Bump Off [Fresh-Baked #6] by Livia J. Washburn

New Jersey Noir [SS] edited by Joyce Carol Oates

December 2011

The Last Word [Books by the Bay #3] by Ellery Adams

Curse the Names [NS] by Robert Arellano

Dead by Nightfall [Dead By #3] by Beverly Barton

Dead Bolt [Haunted Home Renovation #2] by Juliet Blackwell

Double Booked for Death [Black Cat Bookshop #1] by Ali Brandon

Spells & Stitches [Chloe Hobbs #4] by Barbara Bretton

Shadowplay [Anna Cameron #3] by Karen Campbell [1st US edition]

Danger in the Wind [s] [Aurelia Marcella #4] by Jane Finnis

Hell Train [NS] by Christopher Fowler

A Play of Heresy [Joliffe #7] by Margaret Frazer

The Dispatcher [NS] by Ryan David Jahn

A Perilous Conception [s] [Bernie Baumgartner #1] by Larry Karp

Ghoul Interrupted [Ghost Hunter #6] by Victoria Laurie


A Spirited Gift [Missing Pieces #3] by Joyce and Jim Lavene

A Cookie Before Dying [Cookie Cutter Shop #2] by Virginia Lowell

El Gavilan [s] [NS] by Craig McDonald

The Burning Edge [Jack Gannon #4] by Rick Mofina

You Might As Well Die [Dorothy Parker #2] by J.J. Murphy

The Cocoa Conspiracy [Lady Arianna Hadley #2] by Andrea Penrose

All Yours [NS] by Claudia Piñeiro

Crops and Robbers [Farmer’s Market #3] by Paige Shelton

The Boy Who Shoots Crows [NS] by Randall Silvis

The Speed Chronicles [SS] edited by Joseph Mattson

Send My Love and a Molotov Cocktail!: Stories of Crime, Love and Rebellion [SS] edited by Gary Phillips & Andrea Gibbons

The Dead Witness: A Connoisseur’s Collection of Victorian Detective Stories edited by Michael Sims

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