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Tinseltown: Murder, Morphine, and Madness at the Dawn of Hollywood by William J. Mann, Christopher Lane (2014)
Reviewed by sarahhunt on March 11, 2016 tagged audiobook • history • mystery
Fatale Deluxe Edition Volume One by Ed Brubaker, Sean Phillips (2014)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by billba on May 2, 2014 tagged graphic novel • horror • mystery
Jo is beautiful, irresistible to men. Seemingly immortal, she has been pursued by a violent cult since the 30’s.
Oliver and the Seawigs (Not-So-Impossible Tales #1) by Philip Reeve, Sarah Mcintryre (2014)
Reviewed by dawnrutherford on March 20, 2015 tagged chapter book • fantasy • mystery
The Rules for Breaking by Ashley Elston (2014)
Reviewed by danritchie on September 19, 2014 tagged coming of age • mystery
The only person who can protect Anna Boyd from the drug cartel that’s hunting her is one of its assassins.
The Girl Who Was Supposed to Die by April Henry (2013)
Reviewed by jana on February 28, 2014 tagged mystery • thriller
Cady escapes the men who are trying to decide whether to kill her, but she doesn’t know who she is.
No Way Out A Mystery Tale (The Black Beetle Volume 1) by Francesco Francavilla (2013)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on March 14, 2014 tagged graphic novel • mystery • superhero
The Black Beetle protects Cold City from a mysterious, maze-covered villain.
Polar Came from the Cold by Victor Santos (2013)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on February 28, 2014 tagged graphic novel • mystery
A shadowy organization tries to kill a retired agent. It’s a huge mistake.
The Peculiar Case of the Electric Constable: A True Tale of Passion, Poison, & Pursuit by Carol Baxter (2013)
Reviewed by robert on November 4, 2016 tagged history • mystery
The Fame Thief by Timothy Hallinan (2013)
Reviewed by billba on November 8, 2013 tagged historical fiction • mystery
Burglar/Private Eye Junior Bender is hired to find out who ruined the career of a promising starlet in the 1950s.
How to Lead a Life of Crime by Kirsten Miller (2013)
Reviewed by emilyreads on November 1, 2013 tagged coming of age • mystery • thriller
A teenage criminal is recruited to a school where classes include embezzlement, terrorism, and cybercrime.
Madison Square Tragedy: The Murder of Stanford White (Treasury of XXth Century Murder) by Rick Geary (2013)
Reviewed by robert on July 1, 2016 tagged graphic novel • history • mystery
The Mongolian Conspiracy by Rafael Bernal, Francisco Goldman, Katherine Silver (2013)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on April 4, 2014 tagged mystery
A killer in the employ of the Mexican government tries to uncover a Chinese plot to assassinate the U.S. President.
At The End Of A Dull Day by Massimo Carlotto, Anthony Shugaar (2013)
Reviewed by geneambaum on December 26, 2014 tagged mystery
A restaurateur with a criminal past must return to his former, violent way of doing things when he’s betrayed.
Happy! by Grant Morrison, Darick Robertson (2013)
Reviewed by dawnrutherford on January 17, 2014 tagged graphic novel • mystery • paranormal
A cop-turned-hitman is haunted by the imaginary friend of a kidnapped girl.
The Inheritor's Powder A Tale of Arsenic, Murder, and the New Forensic Science by Sandra Hempel (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on August 16, 2013 tagged history • mystery • science
Marie Antoinette, Serial Killer by Katie Alender (2013)
Reviewed by snow on November 28, 2014 tagged coming of age • mystery • paranormal
On a class trip to Paris, Colette is haunted by a ghost and targeted by a murderer.
Never Coming Back by Tim Weaver (2013)
Reviewed by diane on November 21, 2014 tagged mystery
An injured private detective trying to take it easy is pulled into a mystery involving a family that disappeared.
Inside the Vault The True Story of a Master Bank Burglar by Amil Dinsio (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on August 1, 2014 tagged mystery • nonfiction
The story of two brothers who planned and executed an epic bank robbery after a tip from Jimmy Hoffa.
The Sudden Disappearance of the Worker Bees A Commissario Simona Tavianello Mystery by Serge Quadruppani, Delia Casa (2013)
Reviewed by dawnrutherford on October 17, 2014 tagged mystery
A vacationing police inspector and her husband discover a dead body in a beekeeper’s house.
Lincoln's Grave Robbers by Steve Sheinkin (2013)
Reviewed by danritchie on June 7, 2013 tagged historical fiction • mystery
A post-Civil War counterfeiting ring planned to steal and then ransom President Lincoln’s body.
The Bride Wore Size 12 by Meg Cabot (2013)
Reviewed by emilyreads on June 6, 2014 tagged mystery
A former teen pop star tries to solver a murder, figure out why her mother has reappeared, and plan her wedding.
Standing In Another Man's Grave by Ian Rankin (2013)
Reviewed by davidtomashek on May 31, 2013 tagged mystery
A retired detective looks for a girl who has been missing for 12 years, putting him in the middle of an active case.
Red Handed The Fine Art of Strange Crimes by Matt Kindt (2013)
Reviewed by emilyreads on December 19, 2014 tagged graphic novel • mystery
Strange, inexplicable things are happening around Detective Gould in this noir-esqe mystery.
Spirit and Dust by Rosemary Clement-Moore (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on March 15, 2013 tagged mystery • paranormal
Daisy Goodnight talks to spirits to help the FBI solve a murder and a mob boss find his missing daughter.
The Other Typist by Suzanne Rindell (2013)
Reviewed by emilyreads on October 24, 2014 tagged historical fiction • mystery
A police typist is drawn into a co-worker's world of speakeasies, hotel living, and flapper-girl glamour.
The Child Thief by Dan Smith (2013)
Reviewed by emilyjones on November 14, 2014 tagged historical fiction • mystery
In a small Ukrainian village, a child killer is punished, then a family hunts for their niece on the frozen steppes.
The Darkness Dwellers (Kiki Strike) by Kirsten Miller (2013)
Reviewed by gigi on March 22, 2013 tagged coming of age • mystery
Kiki Strike has been kidnapped, Oona Wong’s sister is impersonating her, and someone is stalking Deedee.
A Treasury of Victorian Murder Compendium Volume 1 by Rick Geary (2013)
Reviewed by snow on February 15, 2013 tagged graphic novel • history • mystery
An omnibus of Rick Geary’s historical, true crime graphic novels and comics.
Bandette Volume One Presto! by Colleen Coover, Paul Tobin (2013)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on May 23, 2014 tagged graphic novel • humor • mystery • superhero
The world’s most talented, carefree thief steals from bad guys and occasionally helps the police.
Hysteria by Megan Miranda (2013)
Reviewed by snow on January 25, 2013 tagged coming of age • mystery • paranormal
Mallory can't remember killing her boyfriend in self-defense. Escaping to boarding school, her secret comes out.
Man in the Empty Suit by Sean Ferrell (2013)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by billba on May 24, 2013 tagged mystery • science fiction
The time traveller’s birthday party hits a snag when he discovers that next year’s self has been shot dead.
Reconstructing Amelia by Kimberly McCreight, Khristine Hvam (2013)
Reviewed by emilyjones on March 14, 2014 tagged audiobook • mystery
After Kate's daughter Amelia supposedly commits suicide, Kate tries to figure out what really happened.