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10_27_2014_The Reluctant Detective_Martha Ockley

The Reluctant Detective 27 Oct

Arriving back in the region of her birth – Winchester in Hampshire – Faith Morgan, newly ordained priest in the Church of England, witnesses the dramatic death of a fellow priest during a communion service at a church in Little Worthy. He has been poisoned…

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10_26_2014_The Memoirs Of Sherlock Holmes_Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

The Memoirs Of Sherlock Holmes 26 Oct

The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes are a collection of twelve short stories published in The Strand as further episodes of the Adventures between December 1892 and December 1893. Silver Blaze The Adventure of the Cardboard Box The Adventure of the Yellow Face The Adventure of…

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10_25_2014_The Sign Of The Four_Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

The Sign Of The Four 25 Oct

The Sign of the Four (1890), also called The Sign of Four, is the second novel featuring Sherlock Holmes written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Doyle wrote four novels and 56 stories starring the fictional detective. The story is set in 1888. The Sign of…

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10_24_2014_A Study in Scarlet_Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

A Study in Scarlet 24 Oct

A Study in Scarlet is a detective mystery novel written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, introducing his new characters, “consulting detective” Sherlock Holmes and his friend and chronicler, Dr. John Watson, who later became two of the most famous characters in literature. Conan Doyle wrote…

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10_23_2014_The Cost of Crude_Inge-Lise Goss

The Cost of Crude 23 Oct

Gwynn Reznick’s life is shattered when her best friend and co-worker at Wilton Oil & Gas Company dies in a car crash. She doubts it was an accident. Her suspicion is confirmed when a private investigator, Ruben Dordi, shows up at her door. His team…

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10_22_2014_No Name_Wilkie Collins

No Name 22 Oct

The two sisters Norah and Magdalen live in peace and contentment, looked after by their governess, Miss Garth. Magdalen likes nothing better than to read at her window while her personal maid combs through and through her long hair. She finds herself a talented actress…

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10_21_2014_Lost Legacy_Annette Dashofy

Lost Legacy 21 Oct

A SURPRISING, ENGAGING, AND ENTERTAINING PAGE-TURNER… “Intriguing, with as many twists and turns as the Pennsylvania countryside it’s set in.” – CJ Lyons, New York Times Bestselling Author “Even better than her first book, Circle of Influence…As well-crafted as the mystery is, and if you…

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10_20_2014_The Innocence of Father Brown_G. K. Chesterton

The Innocence of Father Brown 20 Oct

“He thought his detective brain as good as the criminal’s, which was true. But he fully realized the disadvantage. ‘The criminal is the creative artist; the detective only the critic,’ he said with a sour smile, and lifted his coffee cup to his lips slowly,…

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10_19_2014_The Circular Staircase_Mary Roberts Rinehart

The Circular Staircase 19 Oct

The summer occupants of “Sunnyside” find the dead body of Arnold Armstrong, the son of the owner, on the circular staircase. Following the murder a bank failure is announced. Around these two events is woven a plot of absorbing interest. Check to make sure the…

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10_18_2014_Wives and Daughters_Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell

Wives and Daughters 18 Oct

Wives and Daughters is a novel by Elizabeth Gaskell, first published in the Cornhill Magazine as a serial from August 1864 to January 1866. When Mrs Gaskell died suddenly in 1865, it was not quite complete, and the last section was written by Frederick Greenwood….

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