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New Paperback Mysteries for October 2010

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The trade paperback and mass market paperback mystery books listed on this page are scheduled to be published this month. To browse more recently published new mystery books, select the appropriate month from the column on the left.

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Slight Mourning by Catherine Aird

Catherine Aird: Slight Mourning. Inspector Sloan (6th).

Murder at the PTA by Laura Alden

Laura Alden: Murder at the PTA. Beth Kennedy (1st).

Trouble Is Her Business by V. Alexander

Trouble Is Her Business by V. Alexander (Kindle edition) V. Alexander: Trouble Is Her Business.

Hide My Eyes by Margery Allingham

Margery Allingham: Hide My Eyes. Albert Campion (16th).

Six Geese A-Slaying by Donna Andrews

Donna Andrews: Six Geese A-Slaying. Meg Langslow (10th).

Mirrored Image by Alice K. Arenz

Alice K. Arenz: Mirrored Image.

Kismet by Jakob Arjouni

Jakob Arjouni: Kismet. Kemal Kayankaya (4th).

Shroud of Dishonour by Maureen Ash

Maureen Ash: Shroud of Dishonour. Bascot de Marins (5th).

Dark End of the Street by Ace Atkins

Ace Atkins: Dark End of the Street.

Nell Gwynne's Scarlet Spy by Kage Baker

Kage Baker: Nell Gwynne's Scarlet Spy. Nell Gwynne (2nd).

Liberty Falling by Nevada Barr

Nevada Barr: Liberty Falling. Anna Pigeon (7th).

Permanent Damage by Dean Barrett

Dean Barrett: Permanent Damage.

I Am Not a Psychic! by Richard Belzer

I Am Not a Psychic! by Richard Belzer (Kindle edition) Richard Belzer: I Am Not a Psychic!.

Death Message by Mark Billingham

Death Message by Mark Billingham (Kindle edition) Mark Billingham: Death Message. Tom Thorne (7th).

Pious by Kenn Bivins

Pious by Kenn Bivins (Kindle edition) Kenn Bivins: Pious.

Sam And Twitch: The Writer by Luca Blengino, Luca Erbetta, and Fabio Bono

Luca Blengino, Luca Erbetta, and Fabio Bono: Sam And Twitch: The Writer. Sam and Twitch (1st).

Getting Sassy by D. C. Brod

D. C. Brod: Getting Sassy.

The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown

The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown (Kindle edition) Dan Brown: The Lost Symbol. Robert Langdon (3rd).

Play Dead by Ryan Brown

Play Dead by Ryan Brown (Kindle edition) Ryan Brown: Play Dead.

Cambridge Blue by Alison Bruce

Mystery Book Review: Cambridge Blue by Alison Bruce Cambridge Blue by Alison Bruce (Kindle edition) Alison Bruce: Cambridge Blue. Gary Goodhew (1st).

Red Rover by Elizabeth Bugg

Elizabeth Bugg: Red Rover.

The Track of Sand by Andrea Camilleri

Andrea Camilleri: The Track of Sand. Salvo Montalbano (12th).

Crossers by Philip Caputo

Crossers by Philip Caputo (Kindle edition) Philip Caputo: Crossers.

The Chocolate Cupid Killings by JoAnna Carl

JoAnna Carl: The Chocolate Cupid Killings. Lee McKinney, Chocoholic (9th).

The Case of the Constant Suicides by John Dickson Carr

John Dickson Carr: The Case of the Constant Suicides. Dr. Gideon Fell (13th).

Back with Vengeance by C. J. Carver

C. J. Carver: Back with Vengeance. Jay McCaulay (2nd).

Pinned for Murder by Elizabeth Lynn Casey

Elizabeth Lynn Casey: Pinned for Murder. Tori Sinclair, Southern Sewing Circle (3rd).

The Runaway Quilt by Jennifer Chiaverini

Jennifer Chiaverini: The Runaway Quilt. Elm Creek Quilts (4th).

The Best American Mystery Stories 2010 by Lee Child (editor)

Lee Child (editor): The Best American Mystery Stories 2010. Short Story Collection.

Tragic Magic by Laura Childs

Tragic Magic by Laura Childs (Kindle edition) Laura Childs: Tragic Magic. Carmela Bertrand, Scrapbooking (7th).

Deck the Halls by Mary Higgins Clark and Carol Higgins Clark

Deck the Halls by Mary Higgins Clark and Carol Higgins Clark (Kindle edition) Mary Higgins Clark and Carol Higgins Clark: Deck the Halls. Christmas Holiday (1st).

He Sees You When You're Sleeping by Carol Higgins Clark and Mary Higgins Clark

He Sees You When You're Sleeping by Carol Higgins Clark and Mary Higgins Clark (Kindle edition)Mary Higgins Clark and Carol Higgins Clark: He Sees You When You're Sleeping. Christmas Holiday (2nd).

The Christmas Thief by Mary Higgins Clark and Carol Higgins Clark

The Christmas Thief by Mary Higgins Clark and Carol Higgins Clark (Kindle edition) Mary Higgins Clark and Carol Higgins Clark: The Christmas Thief. Christmas Holiday (3rd).

Dashing Through the Snow by Mary Higgins Clark and Carol Higgins Clark

Dashing Through the Snow by Mary Higgins Clark and Carol Higgins Clark (Kindle edition) Mary Higgins Clark and Carol Higgins Clark: Dashing Through the Snow. Christmas Holiday (5th).

One Behind the Ear by Wensley Clarkson

Wensley Clarkson: One Behind the Ear.

Soul Patch by Reed Farrel Coleman

Reed Farrel Coleman: Soul Patch. Moe Prager (4th).

Empty Ever After by Reed Farrel Coleman

Reed Farrel Coleman: Empty Ever After. Moe Prager (5th).

Dirty Rotten Tendrils by Kate Collins

Kate Collins: Dirty Rotten Tendrils. Abby Knight, Flower Shop (10th).

Fundraising the Dead by Sheila Connolly

Sheila Connolly: Fundraising the Dead. Nell Pratt, Museum (1st).

Pirate Latitudes by Michael Crichton

Pirate Latitudes by Michael Crichton (Kindle edition) Michael Crichton: Pirate Latitudes.

One for Hell by Jada M. Davis

Jada M. Davis: One for Hell.

Fatal Undertaking by Mark de Castrique

Mark de Castrique: Fatal Undertaking. Barry Clayton (5th).

The Fitzgerald Ruse by Mark de Castrique

Mystery Book Review: The Fitzgerald Ruse by Mark de Castrique Mark de Castrique: The Fitzgerald Ruse. Sam Blackman (2nd).

Not My Daughter by Barbara Delinsky

Not My Daughter by Barbara Delinsky (Kindle edition) Barbara Delinsky: Not My Daughter.

Snow Job by William Deverell

Snow Job by William Deverell (Kindle edition) William Deverell: Snow Job.

A Wee Christmas Homicide by Kaitlyn Dunnett

A Wee Christmas Homicide by Kaitlyn Dunnett (Kindle edition) Kaitlyn Dunnett: A Wee Christmas Homicide. Liss MacCrimmon (3rd).

The Immortals by J. T. Ellison

The Immortals by J. T. Ellison (Kindle edition) J. T. Ellison: The Immortals. Taylor Jackson (5th).

Old World Murder by Kathleen Ernst

Old World Murder by Kathleen Ernst (Kindle edition) Kathleen Ernst: Old World Murder. Chloe Ellefson (1st).

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Holmes by Loren D. Estleman

Loren D. Estleman: Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Holmes.

Floodgates by Mary Anna Evans

Mystery Book Review: Floodgates by Mary Anna Evans Floodgates by Mary Anna Evans (Kindle edition) Mary Anna Evans: Floodgates. Faye Longchamp (5th).

Strangers by Mary Anna Evans

Mary Anna Evans: Strangers. Faye Longchamp (6th).

Blackwork by Monica Ferris

Blackwork by Monica Ferris (Kindle edition) Monica Ferris: Blackwork. Betsy Devonshire, Needlecraft (13th).

Shadows of Berlin by Franz Fischer

Franz Fischer: Shadows of Berlin.

Plum Pudding Murder by Joanne Fluke

Plum Pudding Murder by Joanne Fluke (Kindle edition) Joanne Fluke: Plum Pudding Murder. Hannah Swensen (13th).

Afterthoughts by Sherrard C. Foster

Sherrard C. Foster: Afterthoughts.

Broken English by P. L. Gaus

P. L. Gaus: Broken English. Ohio Amish (2nd).

Hummingbirds by Joshua Gaylord

Hummingbirds by Joshua Gaylord (Kindle edition) Joshua Gaylord: Hummingbirds.

Black Ice by Leah Giarratano

Leah Giarratano: Black Ice. Jill Jackson (3rd).

Trick or Treat by Kerry Greenwood

Mystery Book Review: Trick or Treat by Kerry Greenwood Kerry Greenwood: Trick or Treat. Corinna Chapman (4th).

Undressing The Moon by T. Greenwood

Undressing The Moon by T. Greenwood (Kindle edition) T. Greenwood: Undressing The Moon.

The Test by Patricia Gussin

Mystery Book Review: The Test by Patricia Gussin The Test by Patricia Gussin (Kindle edition) Patricia Gussin: The Test.

No Second Wind by A. B. Guthrie

A. B. Guthrie: No Second Wind. Chick Charleston (3rd).

Playing Catch-Up by A. B. Guthrie

A. B. Guthrie: Playing Catch-Up. Chick Charleston (4th).

A Marked Man by Barbara Hamilton

Barbara Hamilton: A Marked Man. Abigail Adams (2nd).

The Whitechapel Horrors by Edward B. Hanna

Edward B. Hanna: The Whitechapel Horrors. The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.

The Chieu Hoi Saloon by Michael Harris

Michael Harris: The Chieu Hoi Saloon.

Writ in Stone by Cora Harrison

Cora Harrison: Writ in Stone. Burren Mysteries (4th).

Damage Time by Colin Harvey

Colin Harvey: Damage Time.

Young Junius by Seth Harwood

Seth Harwood: Young Junius.

Scavengers by Steven F. Havill

Steven F. Havill: Scavengers. Posadas County (10th).

The Cowboy and the Vampire by Clark Hays and Kathleen McFall

The Cowboy and the Vampire by Clark Hays and Kathleen McFall (Kindle edition) Clark Hays and Kathleen McFall: The Cowboy and the Vampire.

Cemetery Road by Gar Anthony Haywood

Gar Anthony Haywood: Cemetery Road.

Penhallow by Georgette Heyer

Georgette Heyer: Penhallow.

Exit Lines by Reginald Hill

Reginald Hill: Exit Lines. Dalziel and Pascoe (8th).

Full Mortality by Sasscer Hill

Sasscer Hill: Full Mortality.

Talking God by Tony Hillerman

Talking God by Tony Hillerman (Kindle edition) Tony Hillerman: Talking God. Joe Leaphorn and Jim Chee (9th).

The First Eagle by Tony Hillerman

The First Eagle by Tony Hillerman (Kindle edition) Tony Hillerman: The First Eagle. Joe Leaphorn and Jim Chee (13th).

Hunting Badger by Tony Hillerman

Hunting Badger by Tony Hillerman (Kindle edition) Tony Hillerman: Hunting Badger. Joe Leaphorn and Jim Chee (14th).

The Wailing Wind by Tony Hillerman

The Wailing Wind by Tony Hillerman (Kindle edition) Tony Hillerman: The Wailing Wind. Joe Leaphorn and Jim Chee (15th).

Deeper Than the Dead by Tami Hoag

Deeper Than the Dead by Tami Hoag (Kindle edition) Tami Hoag: Deeper Than the Dead. Tony Mendez (2nd).

Drowning in Christmas by Judith K. Ivie

Judith K. Ivie: Drowning in Christmas. Kate Lawrence (4th).

The Violet Hour by Daniel Judson

The Violet Hour by Daniel Judson (Kindle edition) Daniel Judson: The Violet Hour.

The Pursuit of Happiness by Douglas Kennedy

The Pursuit of Happiness by Douglas Kennedy (Kindle edition) Douglas Kennedy: The Pursuit of Happiness.

Desperate Souls by Gregory Lamberson

Desperate Souls by Gregory Lamberson (Kindle edition) Gregory Lamberson: Desperate Souls. Jake Helman (2nd).

Stealing Trinity by Ward Larsen

Mystery Book Review: Stealing Trinity by Ward Larsen Stealing Trinity by Ward Larsen (Kindle edition) Ward Larsen: Stealing Trinity.

Yu by Joy Shayne Laughter

Joy Shayne Laughter: Yu. Ross Lamos (1st).

Comfort to the Enemy and Other Carl Webster Stories by Elmore Leonard

Comfort to the Enemy and Other Carl Webster Stories by Elmore Leonard (Kindle edition) Elmore Leonard: Comfort to the Enemy and Other Carl Webster Stories. Carl Webster (3rd).

Tishomingo Blues by Elmore Leonard

Tishomingo Blues by Elmore Leonard (Kindle edition) Elmore Leonard: Tishomingo Blues.

Maximum Bob by Elmore Leonard

Maximum Bob by Elmore Leonard (Kindle edition) Elmore Leonard: Maximum Bob.

You Are Next by Katia Lief

You Are Next by Katia Lief (Kindle edition) Katia Lief: You Are Next. Karin Schaeffer (1st).

The Wall by Jeff Long

The Wall by Jeff Long (Kindle edition) Jeff Long: The Wall.

The Bonaparte Secret by Gregg Loomis

Gregg Loomis: The Bonaparte Secret. Lang Reilly (5th).

Mister X by John Lutz

Mister X by John Lutz (Kindle edition) John Lutz: Mister X. Frank Quinn (5th).

Roman Games by Bruce MacBain

Bruce MacBain: Roman Games. Plinius Secundus (1st).

Italian Shoes by Henning Mankell

Italian Shoes by Henning Mankell (Kindle edition) Henning Mankell: Italian Shoes.

The Silver Locomotive Mystery by Edward Marston

Edward Marston: The Silver Locomotive Mystery. Robert Colbeck (6th).

Thunderland by Brandon Massey

Brandon Massey: Thunderland.

Descendant by Graham Masterton

Graham Masterton: Descendant.

Pro Bono by Seicho Matsumoto

Seicho Matsumoto: Pro Bono.

Too Many Murders by Colleen McCullough

Too Many Murders by Colleen McCullough (Kindle edition) Colleen McCullough: Too Many Murders. Carmine Delmonico (2nd).

The Bloomsday Dead by Adrian McKinty

The Bloomsday Dead by Adrian McKinty (Kindle edition) Adrian McKinty: The Bloomsday Dead. Michael Forsythe (3rd).

The Double-Jack Murders by Patrick F. McManus

The Double-Jack Murders by Patrick F. McManus (Kindle edition) Patrick F. McManus: The Double-Jack Murders. Bo Tully (3rd).

Cross Roads by Fern Michaels

Cross Roads by Fern Michaels (Kindle edition) Fern Michaels: Cross Roads. Sisterhood (18th).

Mystery Montgage: A Collection of Short Story Mysteries by Patricia L. Morin

Patricia L. Morin: Mystery Montgage: A Collection of Short Story Mysteries. Short Story Collection.

Falconer's Trial by Ian Morson

Ian Morson: Falconer's Trial. Medieval Oxford (7th).

A Rumpole Christmas: Stories by John Mortimer

A Rumpole Christmas: Stories by John Mortimer (Kindle edition) John Mortimer: A Rumpole Christmas: Stories. Rumpole Short Stories.

Cemetery of Dreams by S. Mostofi

S. Mostofi: Cemetery of Dreams.

Locked In by Marcia Muller

Locked In by Marcia Muller (Kindle edition) Marcia Muller: Locked In. Sharon McCone (27th).

The Ghosts of Belfast by Stuart Neville

Mystery Book Review: The Ghosts of Belfast by Stuart Neville The Ghosts of Belfast by Stuart Neville (Kindle edition) Stuart Neville: The Ghosts of Belfast.

The Damned Don't Die by Jim Nisbet

Jim Nisbet: The Damned Don't Die.

The Agency by Ally O'Brien

The Agency by Ally O'Brien (Kindle edition) Ally O'Brien: The Agency. Tess Drake (1st).

Dead of Winter by P. J. Parrish

P. J. Parrish: Dead of Winter. Louis Kincaid and Joe Frye (2nd).

Doc Be Nimble by Allen Parsley

Allen Parsley: Doc Be Nimble.

I, Alex Cross by James Patterson

I, Alex Cross by James Patterson (Kindle edition) James Patterson: I, Alex Cross. Alex Cross (16th).

A Very Private Murder by Stuart Pawson

Stuart Pawson: A Very Private Murder. Charlie Priest (13th).

Elegy Written on a Crowded Street by Peter Plate

Peter Plate: Elegy Written on a Crowded Street.

City Limits by Sheralyn Pratt

Sheralyn Pratt: City Limits. Rhea Jensen (3rd).

Resurrection Men by Ian Rankin

Resurrection Men by Ian Rankin (Kindle edition) Ian Rankin: Resurrection Men. Inspector Rebus (13th).

A Question of Blood by Ian Rankin

A Question of Blood by Ian Rankin (Kindle edition) Ian Rankin: A Question of Blood. Inspector Rebus (14th).

A Truth For a Truth by Emilie Richards

Emilie Richards: A Truth For a Truth. Aggie Sloan-Wilcox, Ministry is Murder (5th).

The Rhetoric of Death by Judith Rock

Judith Rock: The Rhetoric of Death.

A Brisket, A Casket by Delia Rosen

Delia Rosen: A Brisket, A Casket. Gwen Silver (1st).

Box 21 by Anders Roslund

Box 21 by Anders Roslund (Kindle edition) Anders Roslund: Box 21. Sundkvist and Grens (2nd).

Voltaire's Calligrapher by Pablo De Santis

Voltaire's Calligrapher by Pablo De Santis (Kindle edition) Pablo De Santis: Voltaire's Calligrapher.

Riot Act by Zoe Sharp

Zoe Sharp: Riot Act. Charlie Fox (2nd).

Hard Knocks by Zoe Sharp

Zoe Sharp: Hard Knocks. Charlie Fox (3rd).

Detour to Murder by Jeff Sherratt

Jeff Sherratt: Detour to Murder. Jimmy O'Brien (4th).

Cut Throat Dog by Joshua Sobol

Joshua Sobol: Cut Throat Dog.

Southern Lights by Danielle Steel

Southern Lights by Danielle Steel (Kindle edition) Danielle Steel: Southern Lights.

To the Manor Dead by Sebastian Stuart

To the Manor Dead by Sebastian Stuart (Kindle edition) Sebastian Stuart: To the Manor Dead. Janet Petrocelli (1st).

Frozen Blood by Joel A. Sutherland

Joel A. Sutherland: Frozen Blood.

Death in North Beach by Ronald Tierney

Ronald Tierney: Death in North Beach. Carly Paladino and Noah Lang (2nd).

Rise Again by Ben Tripp

Rise Again by Ben Tripp (Kindle edition) Ben Tripp: Rise Again.

Waiting for Columbus by Thomas Trofimuk

Waiting for Columbus by Thomas Trofimuk (Kindle edition) Thomas Trofimuk: Waiting for Columbus.

Improving the Silence by Peter Turnbull

Peter Turnbull: Improving the Silence.

Pieces of Paris by G. G. Vandagriff

G. G. Vandagriff: Pieces of Paris.

The Homeland Directive by Robert Venditti

Robert Venditti: The Homeland Directive. Non-series Graphic Novel.

The Tanglewood Murders by David Weedmark

David Weedmark: The Tanglewood Murders.

The Faithful by Jonathan Weyer

Jonathan Weyer: The Faithful.

True to the Game by Teri Woods

True to the Game by Teri Woods (Kindle edition) Teri Woods: True to the Game. True to the Game (1st).

Fall from Grace by L. R. Wright

L. R. Wright: Fall from Grace. Karl Alberg (4th).

Level 26: Dark Origins by Anthony E. Zuiker

Level 26: Dark Origins by Anthony E. Zuiker (Kindle edition) Anthony E. Zuiker: Level 26: Dark Origins. Steve Dark, Level 26 (1st).