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December 2006:

Always Say Goodbye  by Stuart M. Kaminsky  -Investigative 5 bolts

The Angel & the Jabberwocky  Murders  by Mignon F. Ballard  -Mystery
4.5 bolts

The Brotherhood of The Holy Shroud By Julia Navarro -Historical  5 bolts

The Crimson Portrait  by Jody Shields  -Historical  4 bolts

Critique of Criminal Reason by Michael Gregorio  -Historical 4.5 bolts

Gravewriter by Mark Arsenault  -Suspense  4.75 bolts

The Hunter  by Asa Nonami  -Investigative  4.5 bolts

The Letter Killeth  by Ralph McInerny  -Mystery 4 bolts

Requiem For a Dealer  by Jo Bannister  -Investigative  3.25 bolts

The Sorcerer's Circle  by Michael Siverling  -Private Investigator 3.75 bolts

Surrogate Evil  by David and Aimee Thurlo  -Supernatural  3.5 bolts

The Wildfire Season  by Andrew Pyper  -Suspense  4.5 bolts


November 2006:

Ask the Parrot  by Richard Stark  -Thriller  4 bolts

The Assassins of Isis  by P. C. Doherty  -Historical  4 bolts

Bloody Harvests by Richard Kunzmann  -Suspense 2 bolts

A Christmas Secret  by Anne Perry  -Mystery  4 bolts

Defending Violet  by Jennifer Jefferson  -Legal Mystery  4 bolts

Drawing Dead  by Rick Gadziola  -Mystery 3 bolts

Grim Finale  by Dorothy P. O’Neill  -Amateur Sleuth 3 bolts

Leapholes by James Grippando  -YA Legal Thriller  5 bolts

A Marked Man  by Stella Cameron  -Romantic Suspense  3 bolts

Rumpole and the Reign of Terror  by John Mortimer  -Mystery 4 bolts

The War of Art  by Philip Blackpeat  -Mystery  3.5 bolts

A Whole New Life  by Betsy Thornton  -Suspense  4.5 bolts


October 2006:

All Mortal Flesh by Julia Spencer Fleming  -Investigative 4 bolts

Borderline by Mark Schorr  -Investigative 4 bolts

Cruel Sister by Deborah Grabien  -Paranormal Mystery 4.5 bolts

The Devil's Only Friend by Mitchell Bartoy  -Investigative 2 bolts

Glass Tiger by Joe Gores  -Thriller 3.25 bolts

Missing in Precinct Puerto Rico by Steven Torres  -Investigative 3.75 bolts

No Trace by Barry Maitland  -Police Procedural 3.5 bolts

Run Afoul by Joan Druett  -Mystery 4 bolts

Secondhand Smoke by Karen E. Olson  -Mystery 3.5 bolts

Silence of the Grave by Arnaldur Indridason  -Investigative 4 bolts



September 2006:

The Book of Fate by Brad Meltzer  -Thriller 5 bolts

A Final Judgment by Michael A. Black  -Mystery  4 bolts

The Gardens of the Dead by William Brodrick  -Legal Thriller 4 bolts

A Good Day to Die by Simon Kernick  -Investigative 4 bolts

Gunpowder Plot by Carola Dunn  -Mystery 4.5 bolts

The Interpretation of Murder  by Jed Rubenfeld  -Mystery 4.75 bolts

A Killing in the Valley by J. F. Freedman  -Legal Thriller 4 bolts

Knights of the Cross by Tom Harper  -Historical 3.75 bolts

Liberation Movements by Olen Steinhauer  -Thriller 4.25 bolts

The Man Who Smiled by Henning Mankell  -3.5 bolts Police Procedural

Max Unlocks the Universe by Mark Bouton  -Thriller 4.5 bolts

The Mission Song by John Le Carre’  -Spy Thriller 5 bolts

Missing Member by Jo-Ann Power  -Amateur Sleuth 4 bolts

Out Cold by William G. Tapply  -Suspense 4 bolts

Piece of Work by Laura Zigman  -Fiction  4.5 bolts

Primary Storm by Brendan DuBois  -Investigative 4 bolts

Shadow of the Lords by Simon Levack  -Historical 3.75 bolts

A Single Eye by Susan Dunlap  -Amateur Sleuth 3.25 bolts

Smonk by Tom Franklin  -Mystery 3.25 bolts

Unseen by Mari Jungstedt  -Mystery 3 bolts

Volcano Verdict by Jonathan Miller  -Legal Thriller 5 bolts



August 2006:

Evanly Bodies by Rhys Bowen  -Cozy 3.5 bolts

Extracurricular Murder by Kent Conwell  -Private Investigator 3.25 bolts

The First Cut by Dianne Emley  -Suspense 4 bolts

Frozen by Lindsay Jayne Ashford  -Investigative 4 bolts

The Glass Glass Books of the Dream Eaters by Gordon Dahlquist  -Fantasy 4 bolts

Judge and Jury by J. Patterson and A. Gross  -Suspense 5 bolts

The Oxygen Murder by Camille Minichino  -Mystery  4 bolts

The Princess of Denmark by Edward Marston  -Historical Mystery 4.5 bolts

The Prudence of the Flesh  by Ralph McInerny  -Amateur Sleuth 4 bolts


July 2006:

54 by Wu Ming  -Mystery 3.5 bolts

The Bullet Trick by Louise Welsh  -Mystery 4 bolts

Brethren by Robyn Young  -Historical 4.5 bolts

The Burning by Thomas Legendre  -Mystery 4 bolts

Claire Fontaine Crime Fighter by Tracey Enright  -Mystery 3.5 bolts

The Crimes of Jordan Wise by Bill Pronzini  -Suspense 4 bolts

The Dead Hour by Denise Mina  -Suspense 4 bolts

The Detonators by Chad Millman  -Non fiction legal  4 bolts

The Doctor Rocks the Boat  by Robin Hathaway  -Mystery 3.5 bolts

The Next Time You Die by Harry Hunsicker  -Thriller 3.5 bolts

Relentless by Robin Parrish  -Science Fiction 3.5 bolts

Sailing to Capri by Elizabeth Adler  -Romantic Suspense 4 bolts

Second Burial for a Black Prince  by Andrew Nugent  -Mystery 3.5 bolts

The Sweet and the Dead by Milton T. Burton  -Investigative 3.5 bolts

What Is Mine by Anne Holt  -Investigative 3.75 bolts 


June 2006:

The Chase by Jan Neuharth  -Mystery 3.75 bolts

Cold Kill by David Lawrence  -Investigative 4.75 bolts

Dead in Vineyard Sand by Philip R. Craig  -Mystery 4 bolts

Ghosts of Saint-Michel by Jake Lamar  -Mystery 3.5 bolts

The Highly Effective Detective by Richard Yancey  -Private Investigator 4 bolts

Hollywood Stuff by Sharon Fiffer  -Mystery 3.5 bolts

Parting Shot by Jonathan Stone  -Thriller 4 bolts

The Skirt Man by Shelly Reuben  -Mystery 4 bolts

Street Legal by Bill Kent  -Investigative 3.5 bolts

Takedown by Brad Thor  -Espionage Thriller 3 bolts


May 2006:

The Big Boom by Domenic Stansberry  -Private Investigator 3.75 bolts

Bishop's Reach by Kathryn Wall  -Amateur Sleuth 4 bolts

Bloodline by Fiona Mountain  -Mystery 3.5 bolts

Cage of Stars by Jacquelyn Mitchard  -Suspense 4.5 bolts 

City Of Shadows by Ariana Franklin  -Mystery  3.5 bolts

Crime Beat by Michael Connelly  -Non fiction Crime 5 bolts

Dead Before Dying by Deon Meyer  -Thriller 4 bolts

The Detection Collection by Simon Brett (Editor)  -Anthology 4 bolts

Feet of Clay by Ruth Birmingham  -Private Investigator 3.25 bolts

Laguna by Michael Putegnat  -Suspense 4 bolts

A Moment of Madness by Hilary Bonner  -Investigative 3 bolts

Pretty Maids All In A Row by M. Buckman and A. H. Jackson  -Mystery 3 bolts

Superior Death by Matthew Williams  -Investigative 3.5 bolts


April 2006:

Debts of Dishonor by Jill Paton Walsh  -Amateur Sleuth 3.5 bolts

Dead Man Running by Rett MacPherson  -Cozy 3.5 bolts 

Destroying Angels by Gail Lukasik  -Mystery  3.5 bolts

The Heat of the Moon by Sandra Parshall  -Mystery  3.5 bolts

The Last Cato by Matilde Asensi  -Thriller 2 bolts

A Mammoth Murder by Bill Crider  -Mystery 4 bolts

Murder in Exile by Vincent H. O’Neil  -Investigative 4 bolts

Our Lady of Pain by Marion Chesney  -Historical Mystery 4 bolts

Penumbra by Carolyn Haines  -Mystery 4 bolts

Returning to Taos by Lois Gilbert  -Suspense  5 bolts!

Savannah Breeze by Mary Kay Andrews  -Cozy Mystery 4 bolts



March 2006:

Days of Rage by Kris Nelscott  -Private Investigator 2 bolts

A Death in Vienna by Frank Tallis  -Historical 4.5 bolts

The Dramatist by Ken Bruen  -Suspense 4 bolts

The Mercy Room by Gilles Rozier  -Literary Thriller 4 bolts

Nicotine Kiss by Loren D. Estleman  -Private Investigator 4.5 bolts

North by Northanger by Carrie Bebris  -Historical Mystery 4 bolts

Rhapsody in Blood by John Morgan Wilson  -Mystery 4 bolts

Shadow of Death by Patricia Gussin  -Suspense  4 bolts


February 2006:

Little White Death by John Lawton  -Thriller 3 bolts

Lost  by Michael Robotham  -Suspense 4 bolts

Mourners by Bill Pronzini  -Private Investigator 4.5 bolts

Murder on the Oceanic by Conrad Allen  Mystery 3.5 bolts

Nails by Peter Bowen  -Mystery 4.5 bolts

The Path of the Dead  by Caroline Benton  Amateur Sleuth 3 bolts

Perfection  by Walter Satterthwait  -Investigative 4 bolts

Proof Evident  by John Dicke  -Legal Thriller 4 bolts

The Rainaldi Quartet  by Paul Adam  -Mystery 4.5 bolts

Strange Bedfellows by Paula L. Woods  -Investigative 3.5 bolts


January 2006:

Catch Me When I Fall  by Nicci French  -Suspense 4 bolts

Dead Simple by Peter James  -Suspense 5 bolts

Jacquot and the Waterman by Martin O'Brien  -Police Procedural 4 bolts

A Meal to Die For by J. Gannascoli with A. Kupfer  -Mystery 4 bolts

A Minister's Ghost by Phillip DePoy  -Suspense 4 bolts

Pursuit by Luiz Alfredo Garcia-Roza  -Investigative 2.5 bolts

Troubled Midnight by John Gardner  -Thriller 4 bolts

An Unacceptable Death by Barbara Seranella  -Investigative 4 bolts