New Hardcover Mysteries for August 2007

The following new hardcover mysteries 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.


Killer Riff by Sheryl J. Anderson

: Killer Riff

The 4th mystery in the Holly Forrester series.

The Penguin Who Knew Too Much by Donna Andrews

: The Penguin Who Knew Too Much

The 8th mystery for Meg Langslow.

In Cold Pursuit by Sarah Andrews

: In Cold Pursuit

A new series featuring geology student Valena Walker.

Fire Prayer by Deborah Turrell Atkinson

: Fire Prayer

The 3rd mystery for Hawaiian lawyer Storm Kayama.

Hounded to Death by Laurien Berenson

: Hounded to Death

The 14th mystery for dog show enthusiast Melanie Travis.

Strip Search by William Bernhardt

: Strip Search

Non-series.

Buried by Mark Billingham

: Buried

The 6th mystery featuring London policeman Tom Thorne.

Death Under the Dryer by Simon Brett

: Death Under the Dryer

The 8th cozy set in the English town of Fethering.

Force of Nature by Suzanne Brockmann

: Force of Nature

The 11th entry in the Troubleshooters thriller series.

The Day Will Come by Judy Clemens

: The Day Will Come

The 4th mystery for Pennsylvania dairy farmer Stella Crown.

Drop Shot by Harlan Coben

: Drop Shot

The 2nd mystery in the Myron Bolitar series (reissue)

Abomination by Colleen Coble

: Abomination

The 4th entry in the Rock Harbor mystery series.

Luna Funesta (Void Moon) by Michael Connelly

: Luna Funesta (Void Moon)

The Spanish language version of this non-series novel.

The Chardonnay Charade by Ellen Crosby

: The Chardonnay Charade

The 2nd mystery for vineyard owner Lucie Montgomery.

Sweet Revenge by Diane Mott Davidson

: Sweet Revenge

The 14th culinary mystery with Goldy Schulz.

Lost Girls by Robert Doherty

: Lost Girls

Non-series.

Capitol Offense by Mike Doogan

: Capitol Offense

The 2nd mystery in the Nik Kane Alaska series.

Kilt Dead by Kaitlyn Dunnett

: Kilt Dead

Debut mystery for Maine shop owner Liss MacCrimmon.

Frozen Tracks by Ake Edwardson

: Frozen Tracks

The 3rd police procedural featuring Erik Winter.

Power Play by Joseph Finder

: Power Play

Non-series.

The Genesis Code by Christopher Forrest

: The Genesis Code

Non-series.

The Chicago Way by Michael Harvey

: The Chicago Way

Debut mystery for Chicago cop turned private investigator Michael Kelly.

Crosshairs by Harry Hunsicker

: Crosshairs

The 3rd mystery for retired Dallas private investigator Lee Henry Oswald.

The Shotgun Rule by Charlie Huston

: The Shotgun Rule

Non-series.

The Dead Don't Lie by Stuart M. Kaminsky

: The Dead Don't Lie

The 10th mystery for Chicago policeman Abe Lieberman.

The Burnt House by Faye Kellerman

: The Burnt House

The 16th mystery in the Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus series.

Murder on the Dance Floor by Susan Kelly

: Murder on the Dance Floor

The 7th mystery in the Gregory Summers series.

The Sanctuary by Raymond Khoury

: The Sanctuary

Non-series.

Acts of Nature by Jonathon King

: Acts of Nature

The 5th mystery in the Max Freeman series.

Dead Ex by Harley Jane Kozak

: Dead Ex

The 3rd crime caper for amateur sleuth Wollie Shelley.

Bloodshot by Stuart MacBride

: Bloodshot

The 3rd police procedural for Aberdeen policement Logan MacRae.

Hard Row by Margaret Maron

: Hard Row

The 13th mystery for North Carolina judge Deborah Knott.

The Intruders by Michael Marshall

: The Intruders

Non-series.

The Widow's Mate by Ralph McInerny

: The Widow's Mate

The 26th mystery in the long-running Father Dowling series.

Still Summer by Jacquelyn Mitchard

: Still Summer

Non-series.

The Mummy Case by Elizabeth Peters

: The Mummy Case

Reissue of the 3rd Eqyptian mystery in the Amelia Peabody series.

The Wheel of Darkness by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child

: The Wheel of Darkness

The 8th supernatural thriller for FBI agent Aloyius Pendergast.

Buffalo Mountain by Frederick Ramsay

: Buffalo Mountain

The 3rd mystery for Virginia sheriff Ike Schwartz.

Bones to Ashes by Kathy Reichs

: Bones to Ashes

The 10th mystery in the Temperance Brennan series.

Rebel Island by Rick Riordan

: Rebel Island

The 7th mystery in the Tres Navarre series.

Patriot Acts by Greg Rucka

: Patriot Acts

The 6th entry in the Atticus Kodiak mystery series.

Last Breath by George D. Shuman

: Last Breath

The 2nd mystery in the Sherry Moore series.

The Careful Use of Compliments by Alexander McCall Smith

: The Careful Use of Compliments

The 9th entry in the No. 1 Detective Agency series with Isabel Dalhousie.

The Follower by Jason Starr

: The Follower

Non-series.

Victory Square by Olen Steinhauer

: Victory Square

The 5th and final entry in the Emil Brod mystery series.

Malice by Robert K. Tanenbaum

: Malice

The 19th mystery in the Butch Karp series.

Death of a Murderer by Rupert Thomson

: Death of a Murderer

Non-series.

Echoes from the Grave by S. D. Tooley

: Echoes from the Grave

The 4th mystery featuring former homicide detective Samantha Casey.