Ross Macdonald: Four Later Novels, Library of America - The work of Ross Macdonald, who the New York Times Book Review once lauded America’s best detective novelist, is featured in a four-novel collection just issued by the Library of America.
Sulfur Springs, William Kent Krueger, Atria Books - A scratchy voice mail shatters the Fourth of July holiday atmosphere in Cork O'Connor's house. His stepson Peter Bisonette says he's in serious trouble down in Arizona and asks for his mother Rainy's help.
Unquiet Spirits, Bonnie MacBird, Harper Collins - “Unquiet Spirits,’ a new Sherlock Holmes adventure, rediscovers the intrigue of Arthur Conan Doyle’s century-old detective stories. Author Bonnie MacBird, a devoted Sherlock fan, follows Doyle’s precepts in her book.
Ashbery: Collected Poems 1991-2000, Mark Ford, Editor, Library of America - This is the second volume of collected poetry by award-winning American poet John Ashbery, containing seven complete collections from his late-20th century work.
Snap Judgement, Marcia Clark, Thomas & Mercer - Criminal lawyer Samantha Brinkman is used to sparring with respected attorney Graham Hutchins on a TV legal show, and he turns to her for help when his daughter Alicia is murdered.
The Copenhagen Affair, Amulya Malladi, Lake Union Publishing - Reading The Copenhagen Affair is like savoring chocolate ice cream — until you discover it’s really artificial flavored.
Incarnate, Josh Stolberg, Simon and Schuster - Based in the small Alaskan town of Jarvis, Dr. Kim Patterson is a brilliant psychiatrist with a maverick approach to her profession, but her flouting of hospital rules isn’t appreciated by her superiors.
The Essential Hamilton, Letters and other Writings, Edited with introduction by Joanne B. Freeman, Library of America - Alexander Hamilton’s extraordinary and controversial life headlines a popular musical but if you want an in-depth view of his life,
The Diaries of John Quincy Adams, 1779-1848, David Waldstreicher Editor, Library of America - There is perhaps no other statesman in the annals of American history quite like John Quincy Adams.
Ultimatum, Anders de la Motte, Atria Books - Detective Inspector Julia Gabrielsson of Stockholm Regional Police can’t make up her mind about the civilian investigator she’s landed as a partner.