$nbsp;
Books in Category: Crime and Mystery
Books in Category : 824
The shape of snakes
Twenty years ago, M. Ranelagh found her Graham Road neighbor dying in a gutter. "Mad Annie" Butts, long persecuted for being black and for suffering from Tourette's syndrome, had had her skull shattered. So deeply did Annie's death--ruled an accident--affect M. that she has spent the last two decade...
 
Rapture in death
Author : J.D. Robb
There are three apparent suicides, who all died with smiles on their faces. But police lieutenant Eve Dallas is immediately suspicious of their deaths. When autopsies reveal small burn marks on their brains, her investigation turns to the provocative world of virtual reality games....
 
The Sculptress
Convicted of the brutal axe murders of her mother and sister, Olive Martin spends her days in prison carving tiny human figures out of wax. Rosalind Leigh is a best-selling author whose publisher jolts her out of writer's block by telling her to research a book about Olive and the murders, or else. ...
 
Girl in the Plain Brown Wrapper
Helena Pearson. Undeniably beautiful . . . indisputably rich . . incredibly wanton . . . the perfect client for Travis McGee. He did a big favor for her husband and then for the lady herself. Now Helena is dead, and McGee finds out that she had one last request to make of him: find out why her b...
 
The Last Detective
Author : Robert Crais
P.I. Elvis Cole's relationship with attorney Lucy Chenier is strained. Then the unthinkable happens. While Lucy is away on business and her ten-year-old son Ben is staying with Elvis, the boy vanishes without a trace. When the kidnappers call, it's not for ransom, but for a promise to punish Cole fo...
 
I'll be seeing you
Welcome back to Clarkland, where the menace to young womanhood is piled on as thick as whipped cream, and where, this time, a TV reporter's investigation of a nefarious fertility clinic - and of her own family - is provoked by the street murder of a woman who looks like her identical twin. Meghan Co...
 
Deck the Halls
As New York City prepares for Christmas, Regan Reilly's businessman father is kidnapped, along with the driver of the taxi in which he had been travelling - a Hispanic mother of two....