LJ Fiction | Review Alert, October 1, 2017

Below is a list of Fiction titles to be reviewed in the October 1, 2017, issue of Library Journal. These lists include pertinent publisher and bibliographic information for your convenience.

Starred reviews are indicated with **.

Publishers: Please remember to send us one finished copy of each book that is scheduled for review (i.e., all of the forthcoming titles listed below) if you initially submitted a galley or bound manuscript. Our reviewers are not paid, and we like to send a finished copy of the reviewed book as a thank you. Materials should be mailed to: Library Journal, 123 William Street, Suite 802, New York, NY 10038.

FICTION

**Burnet, Graeme Macrae. The Disappearance of Adèle Bedeau. Arcade: Skyhorse. Oct. 2017. 240p. ISBN 9781510723092. $24.99; ebk. ISBN 9781510723115. F

**Cleveland, Karen. Need To Know. Ballantine. Jan. 2018. 304p. ISBN 9781524797027. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781524797034. F DEBUT

Hannah, Kristin. The Great Alone. St. Martin’s. Feb. 2018. 448p. ISBN 9780312577230. $28.99; ebk. ISBN 9781250165619. F

Hay, Ashley. A Hundred Small Lessons. Atria. Dec. 2017. 304p. ISBN 9781501165139. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781501165153. F

Irwin, Robert. Wonders Will Never Cease. Arcade: Skyhorse. Nov. 2017. 376p. ISBN 9781628728637. $25.99; ebk. ISBN 9781628728644. F

James, Renee. Seven Suspects. Oceanview. Oct. 2017. 320p. ISBN 9781608092550. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9781608092567. F

Jordan-Lake, Joy. A Tangled Mercy. Lake Union: Amazon. Nov. 2017. 462p. ISBN 9781503946736. $24.95; pap. ISBN 9781477823668. $14.95. F

**Lippman, Laura. Sunburn. Morrow. Feb. 2018. 384p. ISBN 9780062389923. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062389992. F

Luna, Louisa. Two Girls Down. Doubleday. Jan. 2018. 304p. ISBN 9780385542494. $25.95; ebk. ISBN 9780385542500. F

**McDermid, Val. Insidious Intent. Atlantic Monthly. (Tony Hill & Carol Jordan, Bk. 10). Dec. 2017. 432p. ISBN 9780802127167. $26; ebk. ISBN 9780802189288. F

Molina, Antonio Muñoz. Like a Fading Shadow. Farrar. Jul. 2017. 320p. tr. from Spanish by Camilo A. Ramirez. ISBN 9780374126902. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780374714161. F

**Parks, Brad. Closer Than You Know. Dutton. Mar. 2018. 416p. ISBN 9781101985625. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781101985649. F

Patitucci, Dawn. The Queen’s Prophet. Turner. Oct. 2017. 384p. ISBN 9781683366836. $33.99; pap. ISBN 9781683366829. $17.99; ebk. ISBN 9781683366843. F DEBUT

Smith, Laura Lee. The Ice House. Atlantic Monthly. Dec. 2017. 464p. ISBN 9780802127082. $25; ebk. ISBN 9780802189318. F

Smith, Wilbur & Tom Harper. The Tiger’s Prey. Morrow. (Courtney, Bk. 16). Oct. 2017. 432p. ISBN 9780062276506. $28.99; ebk. ISBN 9780062276568. F

SHORT STORIES

Archer, Jeffrey. Tell Tale. St. Martin’s. Oct. 2017. 272p. ISBN 9781250066923. $24.99; ebk. ISBN 9781466874794. F

Grudova, Camilla. The Doll’s Alphabet. Coffee House. Oct. 2017. 192p. ISBN 9781566894906. pap. $15.95. F DEBUT

**Machado, Carmen Maria. Her Body and Other Parties. Graywolf. Oct. 2017. 264p. ISBN 9781555977887. $16; ebk. ISBN 9781555979805. F DEBUT

Sontag, Susan. Debriefing: Collected Stories. Farrar. Nov. 2017. 336p. ed. by Benjamin Taylor. ISBN 9780374100759. $27; ebk. ISBN 9780374717407. F

MYSTERY

PICK OF THE MONTH

**Adams, Ellery. The Secret, Book & Scone Society. Kensington. Oct. 2017. 304p. ISBN 9781496712370. $25; ebk. ISBN 9781496712394. M

CHECK THESE OUT

Birkby, Michelle. The House at Baker Street. Harper Perennial. (Mrs. Hudson & Mary Watson, Bk. 1). Oct. 2017. 368p. ISBN 9780062680198. pap. $15.99. M

Bonner, Hilary. Deadly Dance: A David Vogel Mystery. Severn House. Dec. 2017. 256p. ISBN 9780727887344. $28.99. M

Bruen, Ken. The Ghosts of Galway. Mysterious. Nov. 2017. 336p. ISBN 9780802127334. $25; ebk. ISBN 9780802188847. M

Cooper, Steven. Desert Remains: A Gus Parker and Alex Mills Novel. Seventh St: Prometheus. Oct. 2017. 400p. ISBN 9781633883536. pap. $15.95; ebk. ISBN 9781633883543. M

De Castrique, Mark. Hidden Scars: A Sam Blackman Mystery. Poisoned Pen. Oct. 2017. 256p. ISBN 9781464208942. $26.95; pap. ISBN 9781464208966. $15.95. M

Early, Hank. Heaven’s Crooked Finger. Crooked Lane. (Earl Marcus, Bk. 1). Nov. 2017. 336p. ISBN 9781683313915. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781683313922. M DEBUT

Eskens, Allen. The Deep Dark Descending. Seventh St: Prometheus. Oct. 2017. 272p. ISBN 9781633883550. $15.95; ebk. ISBN 9781633883567. M

Goldstone, Lawrence. Deadly Cure. Pegasus Crime. Nov. 2017. 336p. ISBN 9781681775524. $25.95; ebk. ISBN 9781681776040. M

**Green, Layton. Written in Blood. Seventh St: Prometheus. Nov. 2017. 320p. ISBN 9781633883611. pap. $15.95; ebk. ISBN 9781633883628. M

Koreto, R.J. Death at the Emerald: A Lady Frances Ffolkes Mystery. Crooked Lane. Nov. 2017. 272p. ISBN 9781683313373. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9781683313380. M

**Stanley, Michael. Dying To Live: A Detective Kubu Mystery. Minotaur: St. Martin’s. Oct. 2017. 336p. ISBN 9781250070906. $27.99; ebk. ISBN 9781466881563. M

**Thomas, Wendall. Lost Luggage. Poisoned Pen. (Cyd Redondo, Bk. 1). Oct. 2017. 258p. ISBN 9781464208928. pap. $15.95; ebk. ISBN 9781464208935. M DEBUT

COZY CORNER

**Ellicott, Jessica. Murder in an English Village: A Beryl and Edwina Mystery. Kensington. Oct. 2017. 304p. ISBN 9781496710505. $25; ebk. ISBN 9781496710512. M

Lovely, Linda. Bones To Pick: A Brie Hooker Mystery. Henery. Oct. 2017. 266p. ISBN 9781635112627. $31.95; pap. ISBN 9781635112597. $15.95; ebk. ISBN 97811635112603. M

SERIES LINEUP

Beaton, M.C. The Witches’ Tree: An Agatha Raisin Mystery. Minotaur: St. Martin’s. Oct. 2017. 288p. ISBN 9781250057464. $25.99; ebk. ISBN 9781466861206. M

Brackston, P.J. The Sorcerer’s Appendix: A Brothers Grimm Mystery. Pegasus Crime. Oct. 2017. 352p. ISBN 9781681775302. $25.95; ebk. ISBN 9781681776002. M

Brady, Conor. A Hunt in Winter: A Joe Swallow Mystery. Crooked Lane. Oct. 2017. 336p. ISBN 9781683313953. $26.99; ebk. available. M

Chance, Maia. Gin and Panic. Minotaur: St. Martin’s. (Discreet Retrieval Agency, Bk. 3). Oct. 2017. 288p. ISBN 9781250109057. $25.99; ebk. ISBN 9781250109064. M

Pandian, Gigi. The Ninja’s Illusion: A Jaya Jones Treasure Hunt Mystery. Henery. Oct. 2017. 288p. ISBN 9781635112511. pap. $15.95. M

ADDITIONAL MYSTERY

Coyle, Matt. Blood Truth: A Rick Cahill Novel. Oceanview. Dec. 2017. 368p. ISBN 9781608092390. $26.95; pap. ISBN 9781608092871. $16; ebk. ISBN 9781608092406. M

Tursten, Helene. Protected by the Shadows: An Inspector Irene Huss Investigation. Soho Crime. Dec. 2017. 288p. tr. from Swedish by Marlaine Delargy. ISBN 9781616958459. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9781616958466. M

Zahradnik, Rich. Lights Out Summer: A Coleridge Taylor Mystery. Camel. Oct. 2017. 240p. ISBN 9781603812139. pap. $15.95. M

 

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