Tuesday, April 18, 2017

What to read while waiting for...

All by Myself, Alone
All by Myself, Alone
By Clark, Mary Higgins
2017-04 - Simon & Schuster
9781501131110 Check Our Catalog
A glamorous cruise on a luxurious ocean liner turns deadly in the latest mystery from -Queen of Suspense- and #1 New York Times bestselling author Mary Higgins Clark.

Fleeing a disastrous and humiliating arrest of her husband-to-be on the eve of their wedding, Celia Kilbride, a gems and jewelry expert, hopes to escape from public attention by lecturing on a brand-new cruise

Are you patiently (or not so patiently) waiting for that best seller?  Here are some suggestions.

Birds of Prey
Birds of Prey
By Jance, J. A.
1901-03 - William Morrow & Company
9780380974078 Check Our Catalog
Former Homicide Detective J.P. Beaumont may have cut himself loose from the Seattle police force, but that doesn't mean he's out of the game. As he accompanies his grandmother and her new husband on their honeymoon cruise to Alaska, murder suddenly makes waves. Mistaken for an FBI agent, Beau is inadvertently drawn into the investigation, bringing his skill and sardonic humor to bear on a case …More

By Howard, Linda
2010-08 - Ballantine Books
9780345486578 Check Our Catalog
Lottery winner Jenner Redwine befriends kindhearted heiress Sydney Hazlett, who invites Jenner on a charity cruise aboard a luxury liner. But what Jenner gets is more like a Hitchcock movie than a "Love Boat" episode when she's taken hostage. …More

Set Sail for Murder
Set Sail for Murder
By Hart, Carolyn
2007-04 - William Morrow & Company
9780060724030 Check Our Catalog
Oklahoma Book Award (2008)

When retired newspaper reporter Henrietta OUDwyer Collins responds to a former lover's call for help, she discovers that the flame of love, once kindled, is never completely extinguished in this twisting tale set aboard a murder-filled Baltic cruise. …More