Christopher John Francis Boone knows all the countries of the world and their capitals and every prime number up to 7,057. He relates well to animals but has no understanding of human emotions. He cannot stand to be touched. And he detests the color yellow.
From award-winning mystery writer Mindy Quigley comes a hilarious tale of small town intrigue and big-time crime. When the annual Civil War reenactment in her hometown of Mount Moriah, North Carolina produces a real casualty, Lindsay's life is in danger, but her efforts to expose the century-old sins that lie at the heart of the mystery are undermined by her disastrous love life, her no-good mother, and a ninja-like squirrel--not to mention the small matter of a dangerous killer who'll stop at nothing to keep a sinister secret. "Rev. Harding is delightful!" - BookoftheDay.org
Every camp has its mysterious legend.... The Apollo Marching Hawks were full swing into what should have been a simple, nothing-too-exciting week at Camp La Rosa. What happens one chilling night in the woods changes all of their lives forever, forcing them into keeping a foreboding secret.
Writer's Digest selected this set as one of the best genre fiction titles of 2014, awarding it honorable mention in the 22nd annual publishing competition. The judges said, "The stories are beautifully crafted with attention to detail, rich scene setting, and a healthy mix of narrative and clever dialogue. The characters read true to life and intrigue the reader with every twist and turn."
Law student Bobbie Monaco and former St. Louis cop Goodwin Hubbard investigate the death of college student Aaron Brady. Police have ruled it a suicide, but is it something more sinister?
Rosario, a wealthy heiress, adopts Balou, a British Shorthair cat. Rosario and Balou need each other for very different reasonsâ€¦ But for one of them, it is a matter of life and death.
Navajo Tribal cops Jim Chee and Bernadette Manuelito, and their mentor, the legendary Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn, investigate two perplexing cases in this exciting Southwestern mystery from the New York Times bestselling author of Spider Womanâ€™s Daughter.
When Verna Alexander is found shot to death, all evidence points to Warren Grandy. Did he kill the woman he claimed to love, or has someone set him up?