New Hardcover Mysteries for October 2012

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The hardcover mystery, suspense and thriller books listed on this page are scheduled to be published this month. More recently published mystery books can be browsed by selecting the previous/next month links above.

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Bibliographies of many of the mystery authors on this page can be viewed by clicking on the author's name. The series character, if applicable, is also shown.

See also our list of New Paperback Mysteries and for mystery, suspense and thriller ebooks, visit MystereBooks.

Death in the Floating City by Tasha Alexander

Tasha Alexander: Death in the Floating City. Lady Emily Ashton (7th)
Death in the Floating City by Tasha Alexander

A Prayer for the Devil by Dale Allan

Dale Allan: A Prayer for the Devil.
A Prayer for the Devil by Dale Allan

Daughter of Light by V. C. Andrews

V. C. Andrews: Daughter of Light. Kindred Series (2nd)
Daughter of Light by V. C. Andrews

Block 11 by Piero Degli Antoni

Piero Degli Antoni: Block 11.
Block 11 by Piero Degli Antoni

The Rendition by Albert Ashforth

Albert Ashforth: The Rendition.
The Rendition by Albert Ashforth

Stonemouth by Iain Banks

Iain Banks: Stonemouth.
Stonemouth by Iain Banks

Eleven Pipers Piping by C. C. Benison

C. C. Benison: Eleven Pipers Piping. Father Tom Christmas (2nd)
Eleven Pipers Piping by C. C. Benison

The Aden Effect by Claude Berube

Claude Berube: The Aden Effect. Connor Stark (1st)
The Aden Effect by Claude Berube

Field of Schemes by John Billheimer

John Billheimer: Field of Schemes. Lloyd Keaton (1st)
Field of Schemes by John Billheimer

Sacrificial Offerings by Michael A. Black

Michael A. Black: Sacrificial Offerings. Leal and Hart (3rd)
Sacrificial Offerings by Michael A. Black

The Silence by Alison Bruce

Alison Bruce: The Silence. Gary Goodhew (4th)
The Silence by Alison Bruce

The Hot Country by Robert Olen Butler

Robert Olen Butler: The Hot Country.
The Hot Country by Robert Olen Butler

The Paris Deadline by Max Byrd

Max Byrd: The Paris Deadline.
The Paris Deadline by Max Byrd

Sea Glass Summer by Dorothy Cannell

Dorothy Cannell: Sea Glass Summer.
Sea Glass Summer by Dorothy Cannell

The Chocolate Moose Motive by JoAnna Carl

JoAnna Carl: The Chocolate Moose Motive. Lee McKinney, Chocoholic (12th)
The Chocolate Moose Motive by JoAnna Carl

The Big Exit by David Carnoy

David Carnoy: The Big Exit.
The Big Exit by David Carnoy

Skating on the Edge by Joelle Charbonneau

Joelle Charbonneau: Skating on the Edge. Rebecca Robbins (3rd)
Skating on the Edge by Joelle Charbonneau

Postcards from the Dead by Laura Childs

Laura Childs: Postcards from the Dead. Carmela Bertrand, Scrapbooking (10th)
Postcards from the Dead by Laura Childs

Gun Church by Reed Farrel Coleman

Reed Farrel Coleman: Gun Church.
Gun Church by Reed Farrel Coleman

The Bone Bed by Patricia Cornwell

Patricia Cornwell: The Bone Bed. Kay Scarpetta (20th)
The Bone Bed by Patricia Cornwell

Home by Matthew J. Costello

Matthew J. Costello: Home.
Home by Matthew J. Costello

The Twelve by Justin Cronin

Justin Cronin: The Twelve. Passage Trilogy (2nd)
The Twelve by Justin Cronin

The Corpse of St James's by Jeanne M. Dams

Jeanne M. Dams: The Corpse of St James's. Dorothy Martin (12th)
The Corpse of St James's by Jeanne M. Dams

The Fifty Year Sword by Mark Z. Danielewski

Mark Z. Danielewski: The Fifty Year Sword.
The Fifty Year Sword by Mark Z. Danielewski

The Sanctuary by Ted Dekker

Ted Dekker: The Sanctuary.
The Sanctuary by Ted Dekker

The Panther by Nelson DeMille

Nelson DeMille: The Panther. John Corey (6th)
The Panther by Nelson DeMille

The Old Gray Wolf by James D. Doss

James D. Doss: The Old Gray Wolf. Charlie Moon (17th)
The Old Gray Wolf by James D. Doss

A Small Hill to Die On by Elizabeth J. Duncan

Elizabeth J. Duncan: A Small Hill to Die On. Penny Brannigan (4th)
A Small Hill to Die On by Elizabeth J. Duncan

Killing the Emperors by Ruth Dudley Edwards

Ruth Dudley Edwards: Killing the Emperors. Robert Amiss (12th)
Killing the Emperors by Ruth Dudley Edwards

The Round House by Louise Erdrich

Louise Erdrich: The Round House.
The Round House by Louise Erdrich

The Perils of Sherlock Holmes by Loren D. Estleman

Loren D. Estleman: The Perils of Sherlock Holmes. Sherlock Holmes Short Stories
The Perils of Sherlock Holmes by Loren D. Estleman

Assassin by Duncan Falconer

Duncan Falconer: Assassin. John Stratton (8th)
Assassin by Duncan Falconer

The Woman Who Died A Lot by Jasper Fforde

Jasper Fforde: The Woman Who Died A Lot. Thursday Next (7th)
The Woman Who Died A Lot by Jasper Fforde

Domestic Malice by Jessica Fletcher and Donald Bain

Jessica Fletcher and Donald Bain: Domestic Malice. Murder, She Wrote (38th)
Domestic Malice by Jessica Fletcher and Donald Bain

Bloodline by Felix Francis

Felix Francis: Bloodline.
Bloodline by Felix Francis

Tier One Wild by Dalton Fury

Dalton Fury: Tier One Wild. "Delta Force" (2nd)
Tier One Wild by Dalton Fury

Beluga by Rick Gavin

Rick Gavin: Beluga. Nick Reid (2nd)
Beluga by Rick Gavin

The Racketeer by John Grisham

John Grisham: The Racketeer.
The Racketeer by John Grisham

The Shirt On His Back by Barbara Hambly

Barbara Hambly: The Shirt On His Back. Benjamin January (10th)
The Shirt On His Back by Barbara Hambly

The Unkindest Cut by Gerald Hammond

Gerald Hammond: The Unkindest Cut.
The Unkindest Cut by Gerald Hammond

The Snow White Christmas Cookie by David Handler

David Handler: The Snow White Christmas Cookie. Berger and Mitry (9th)
The Snow White Christmas Cookie by David Handler

Last Scene Alive by Charlaine Harris

Charlaine Harris: Last Scene Alive. Aurora Teagarden (7th)
Last Scene Alive by Charlaine Harris

What the Cat Saw by Carolyn Hart

Carolyn Hart: What the Cat Saw. Nela Farley (1st)
What the Cat Saw by Carolyn Hart

Rest for the Wicked by Ellen Hart

Ellen Hart: Rest for the Wicked. Jane Lawless (20th)
Rest for the Wicked by Ellen Hart

When Johnny Came Marching Home by William Heffernan

William Heffernan: When Johnny Came Marching Home.
When Johnny Came Marching Home by William Heffernan

Salvation of a Saint by Keigo Higashino

Keigo Higashino: Salvation of a Saint. Manabu Yukawa, Detective Galileo (2nd)
Salvation of a Saint by Keigo Higashino

A Question of Identity by Susan Hill

Susan Hill: A Question of Identity. Simon Serrailler (7th)
A Question of Identity by Susan Hill

Mirror's Fathom by Sheridan Hough

Sheridan Hough: Mirror's Fathom.
Mirror's Fathom by Sheridan Hough

City of Saints by Andrew Hunt

Andrew Hunt: City of Saints. Art Oveson (1st)
City of Saints by Andrew Hunt

Undercover by Bill James

Bill James: Undercover. Harpur and Iles (29th)
Undercover by Bill James

A Not So Model Home by David James

David James: A Not So Model Home. Amanda Thorne (2nd)
A Not So Model Home by David James

An Unattended Death by Victoria Jenkins

Victoria Jenkins: An Unattended Death.
An Unattended Death by Victoria Jenkins

Sleep No More by Iris Johansen

Iris Johansen: Sleep No More. Eve Duncan and Joe Quinn (14th)
Sleep No More by Iris Johansen

Fourth Grave Beneath My Feet by Darynda Jones

Darynda Jones: Fourth Grave Beneath My Feet. Charlotte "Charley" Davidson (4th)
Fourth Grave Beneath My Feet by Darynda Jones

The Dead Man's Wife by Solomon Jones

Solomon Jones: The Dead Man's Wife. Michael Coletti (3rd)
The Dead Man's Wife by Solomon Jones

Invisible Murder by Lene Kaaberbol and Agnete Friis

Lene Kaaberbol and Agnete Friis: Invisible Murder. Nina Borg (2nd)
Invisible Murder by Lene Kaaberbol and Agnete Friis

The Liminal Man by Todd Keisling

Todd Keisling: The Liminal Man. Donovan Candle (2nd)
The Liminal Man by Todd Keisling

Fell the Angels: The Case of the Priory Murder by John Kerr

John Kerr: Fell the Angels: The Case of the Priory Murder.
Fell the Angels: The Case of the Priory Murder by John Kerr

The Road to Woodbury by Robert Kirkman and Jay Bonansinga

Robert Kirkman and Jay Bonansinga: The Road to Woodbury. "The Walking Dead" (2nd)
The Road to Woodbury by Robert Kirkman and Jay Bonansinga

Golden Dawn by Thomas M. Kostigen

Thomas M. Kostigen: Golden Dawn.
Golden Dawn by Thomas M. Kostigen

Live by Night by Dennis Lehane

Dennis Lehane: Live by Night.
Live by Night by Dennis Lehane

The Jewels of Paradise by Donna Leon

Donna Leon: The Jewels of Paradise.
The Jewels of Paradise by Donna Leon

Blood Sacrifice by Michael Lister

Michael Lister: Blood Sacrifice. John Jordan (5th)
Blood Sacrifice by Michael Lister

A Fatal Winter by G. M. Malliet

G. M. Malliet: A Fatal Winter. Max Tudor (2nd)
A Fatal Winter by G. M. Malliet

Finding Casey by Jo-Ann Mapson

Jo-Ann Mapson: Finding Casey.
Finding Casey by Jo-Ann Mapson

The Gemini Virus by Wil Mara

Wil Mara: The Gemini Virus.
The Gemini Virus by Wil Mara

The Dark Winter by David Mark

David Mark: The Dark Winter. Aector McEvoy (1st)
The Dark Winter by David Mark

The American Lawyer by John Martel

John Martel: The American Lawyer.
The American Lawyer by John Martel

The Blackhouse by Peter May

Peter May: The Blackhouse. "Isle of Lewis Trilogy" (1st)
The Blackhouse by Peter May

Paradise City by Archer Mayor

Archer Mayor: Paradise City. Joe Gunther (23rd)
Paradise City by Archer Mayor

The Taste of Wormwood by Keith McCarthy

Keith McCarthy: The Taste of Wormwood. Eisenmenger-Fleming (9th)
The Taste of Wormwood by Keith McCarthy

The Vanishing Point by Val McDermid

Val McDermid: The Vanishing Point.
The Vanishing Point by Val McDermid

Crimes of Redemption by Linda McDonald

Linda McDonald: Crimes of Redemption.
Crimes of Redemption by Linda McDonald

The Witch of Babylon by D. J. McIntosh

D. J. McIntosh: The Witch of Babylon. "The Mesopotamian Trilogy" (1st)
The Witch of Babylon by D. J. McIntosh

Removal by Peter Murphy

Peter Murphy: Removal.
Removal by Peter Murphy

Phantom by Jo Nesbų

Jo Nesbų: Phantom. Harry Hole (9th)
Phantom by Jo Nesbų

Hopsquatch by Michael Newton

Michael Newton: Hopsquatch.
Hopsquatch by Michael Newton

Sacrifice Fly by Tim O'Mara

Tim O'Mara: Sacrifice Fly. Raymond Donne (1st)
Sacrifice Fly by Tim O'Mara

Strangers on the Beach by Josh Pahigian

Josh Pahigian: Strangers on the Beach.
Strangers on the Beach by Josh Pahigian

Armageddon by James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein

James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein: Armageddon. Daniel X (5th)
Armageddon by James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein

NYPD Red by James Patterson and Marshall Karp

James Patterson and Marshall Karp: NYPD Red.
NYPD Red by James Patterson and Marshall Karp

A Christmas Garland by Anne Perry

Anne Perry: A Christmas Garland. Christmas Novellas (11th)
A Christmas Garland by Anne Perry

Secret Rage by Brent Pilkey

Brent Pilkey: Secret Rage. Jack Warren (3rd)
Secret Rage by Brent Pilkey

The Geneva Trap by Stella Rimington

Stella Rimington: The Geneva Trap. Liz Carlyle (7th)
The Geneva Trap by Stella Rimington

Island of Bones by Imogen Robertson

Imogen Robertson: Island of Bones. Harriet Westerman (3rd)
Island of Bones by Imogen Robertson

Power Play by Patrick Robinson

Patrick Robinson: Power Play. Mack Bedford (4th)
Power Play by Patrick Robinson

Say You're Sorry by Michael Robotham

Michael Robotham: Say You're Sorry. Joe O'Loughlin (5th)
Say You're Sorry by Michael Robotham

Fear Itself by Andrew Rosenheim

Andrew Rosenheim: Fear Itself.
Fear Itself by Andrew Rosenheim

Mad River by John Sandford

John Sandford: Mad River. Virgil Flowers (6th)
Mad River by John Sandford

Moments Captured by Robert J. Seidman

Robert J. Seidman: Moments Captured.
Moments Captured by Robert J. Seidman

Tanglevine by Beth Tashery Shannon

Beth Tashery Shannon: Tanglevine.
Tanglevine by Beth Tashery Shannon

The Art Forger by B. A. Shapiro

B. A. Shapiro: The Art Forger.
The Art Forger by B. A. Shapiro

Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan

Robin Sloan: Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore.
Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan

The Uncommon Appeal of Clouds by Alexander McCall Smith

Alexander McCall Smith: The Uncommon Appeal of Clouds. Isabel Dalhousie, Sunday Philosophy Club (9th)
The Uncommon Appeal of Clouds by Alexander McCall Smith

Offerings by Richard Smolev

Richard Smolev: Offerings.
Offerings by Richard Smolev

Lambs To The Slaughter by Sally Spencer

Sally Spencer: Lambs To The Slaughter. Monika Paniatowski (5th)
Lambs To The Slaughter by Sally Spencer

Try the Morgue by Eva Maria Staal

Eva Maria Staal: Try the Morgue.
Try the Morgue by Eva Maria Staal

Rogue by Mark Sullivan

Mark Sullivan: Rogue. Robin Monarch (1st)
Rogue by Mark Sullivan

Death on Telegraph Hill by Shirley Tallman

Shirley Tallman: Death on Telegraph Hill. Sarah Woolson (5th)
Death on Telegraph Hill by Shirley Tallman

An Irish Country Wedding by Patrick Taylor

Patrick Taylor: An Irish Country Wedding. Irish Country (7th)
An Irish Country Wedding by Patrick Taylor

Mixed Signals by Jane Tesh

Jane Tesh: Mixed Signals. David Randall, Grace Street (2nd)
Mixed Signals by Jane Tesh

Dead Peasants by Larry D. Thompson

Larry D. Thompson: Dead Peasants.
Dead Peasants by Larry D. Thompson

The Walnut Tree by Charles Todd

Charles Todd: The Walnut Tree. Holiday Tale
The Walnut Tree by Charles Todd

Witch Hammer by M. J. Trow

M. J. Trow: Witch Hammer. Kit Marlowe (3rd)
Witch Hammer by M. J. Trow

Blood Lance by Jeri Westerson

Jeri Westerson: Blood Lance. Medieval Noir (5th)
Blood Lance by Jeri Westerson

Darkness Rising by Lis Wiehl and Pete Nelson

Lis Wiehl and Pete Nelson: Darkness Rising. East Salem Trilogy (2nd)
Darkness Rising by Lis Wiehl and Pete Nelson

This Book Is Full of Spiders by David Wong

David Wong: This Book Is Full of Spiders. David and John (2nd)
This Book Is Full of Spiders by David Wong

Crisis of Faith by Eliza Wood

Eliza Wood: Crisis of Faith.
Crisis of Faith by Eliza Wood

Death in Her Face by Sheila York

Sheila York: Death in Her Face. Lauren Atwill and Peter Winslow (3rd)
Death in Her Face by Sheila York

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