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Hot Forthcoming Titles: February 2017

Check out these new upcoming titles from some of your favorite authors. Place your holds to be first in line when they come out!

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Death of a Ghost by M. C. Beaton

Spending a night at the reputedly haunted Castle Drim, Hamish Macbeth and his partner, Charlie Carter, discover a dead body and a smuggler's drop and become determined to unravel the strange mystery before more bodies turn up.

Release Date: 2/21/2017

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Banana Cream Pie Murder by Joanne Fluke

Returning from an extravagant honeymoon only to learn that an unpopular neighbor has been murdered, Hannah Swensen doubts a police ruling about a random intruder while sifting through a growing number of suspects. Includes recipes.

Release Date: 2/28/2017

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Most Dangerous Place by James Grippando

Jack signs on to defend an old school friend's wife who is accused of murdering her college rapist, but he finds the case unexpectedly complicated by the woman's tortured family history and conflicting testimony from an ex-boyfriend. Inspired by an actual case involving a victim of sexual assault sent to prison for the death of her attacker.

Release Date: 2/21/2017

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Bone Box by Faye Kellerman

When Rina Lazarus makes a shocking discovery in the woods near her upstate New York community, her husband, police detective Peter Decker, becomes embroiled in a series of gruesome, decades-old unsolved murders.

Release Date: 2/28/2017

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Heartbreak Hotel by Jonathan Kellerman

Ninety-nine-year-old Thalia Mars asks Alex Delaware for his opinion on criminal behavior but dies before their second session, leading Alex and Milo Sturgis to investigate whether her unusual interests had anything to do with her sudden death.

Release Date: 2/14/2017

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My Not So Perfect Life by Sophie Kinsella

After being fired by Demeter Farlowe, Katie Brenner retreats to her family's farm to help them set up a vacation business, but when Demeter shows up out of the blue, Katie has a new chance at re-evaluating and resetting her life. Star Review

Release Date: 2/07/2017

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Devil in Spring by Lisa Kleypas

Strong-willed Lady Pandora Ravenel meets her match in Gabriel, Lord St. Vincent, one of London's most notorious and irresistible rakes.

Release Date: 2/28/2017

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A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline

Imagines the life story of Christina Olson, the subject of Andrew Wyeth's painting "Christina's World," describing the simple life she led on a remote Maine farm, her complicated relationship with her family, and the illness that incapacitated her.

Release Date: 2/21/2017

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A Million Little Things by Susan Mallery

The day Zoe Saldivar accidentally traps herself in her attic with her hungry-looking cat, she realizes that it's up to her to stop living in isolation and that friendship isn't just one thing, —it's a million little things.

Release Date: 2/28/2017

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The Bertie Project by Alexander McCall Smith

The return of his overbearing mother and other local dramas compel Bertie to consider moving away from Scotland Street, where newfound love, an estranged marriage and a high-profile guest render his grandmother's home a tempting alternative. Star Review

Release Date: 2/07/2017

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Humans, Bow Down by James Patterson

Surviving a terrible war between the victorious Robots and defeated humans who must submit to their new rulers or be banished to the desolate Reserve, Six, a feisty young survivor, launches a rebellion to save the human race.

Release Date: 2/20/2017

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Echoes in Death by J. D. Robb

When a naked and bloody Daphne Strazza wanders in front of their car, lieutenant Eve Dallas jumps into investigating the robbery that left Dr. Anthony Strazza dead and Mrs. Strazza in shock.

Release Date: 2/07/2017