2020 Paperback Bestsellers

  1. The Stranger Diaries by Elly Griffiths
  2. Murder Once Removed by S. C. Perkins
  3. Death in Provence by Serena Kent
  4. The French Widow by Mark Pryor
  5. The Ruin by Dervla McTiernan
  6. City of Windows by Robert Pobi
  7. White Trash Warlock by David R. Slayton
  8. Death by Dumpling by Vivien Chien
  9. A Deadly Inside Scoop by Abby Collette
  10. A Match Made for Murder by Iona Whishaw
  11. The Wives by Tarryn Fisher
  12. A Curious Beginning by Deanna Raybourn
  13. The Secret, Book & Scone Society by Ellery Adams
  14. Magpie Murder by Anthony Horowitz
  15. A Killer in King's Cove by Iona Whishaw
  16. The Right Sort of Man by Allison Montclair
  17. The Mystery of Henri Pick by David Foenkinos
  18. The Deadly Hours by Susanna Kearsley, C. S. Harris, Anna Lee Huber
  19. The Bookseller by Mark Pryor
  20. Hide Away by Jason Pinter
The Stranger Diaries Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780358117865
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Published: Mariner Books - October 1st, 2019

International Bestseller

Winner of the Edgar Award for Best Novel

"This lively whodunit keeps you guessing until the end."
People

Death lies between the lines when the events of a dark story start coming true in this haunting modern Gothic mystery, perfect for fans of Magpie Murders and The Lake House.


Murder Once Removed (Ancestry Detective #1) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781250252340
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Published: Minotaur Books - January 28th, 2020

S.C. Perkins' Murder Once Removed is the captivating first mystery in the Ancestry Detective series, in which Texas genealogist Lucy Lancaster uses her skills to solve murders in both the past and present.


Death in Provence: A Penelope Kite Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062869869
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Published: Harper Paperbacks - February 25th, 2020

It’s love at first sight when Penelope Kite sees Le Chant d’Eau—The Song of Water—the stone farmhouse tucked high in the hills above the Luberon valley, complete with a garden, swimming pool, and sweeping mountain vistas. For years, Penelope put her unfaithful ex-husband and her ungrateful stepchildren first.


The French Widow (Hugo Marston #9) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781645060239
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Published: Seventh Street Books - September 15th, 2020

A young American woman is attacked at a historic Paris chateau and four paintings are stolen the same night, drawing Hugo Marston into a case where everyone seems like a suspect. To solve this mystery Hugo must crack the secrets of the icy and arrogant Lambourd family, who seem more interested in protecting their good name than future victims.


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The Ruin: A Novel (A Cormac Reilly Mystery #1) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780143133124
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Published: Penguin Books - July 3rd, 2018

“Compelling, unexpected twists and a hold-your breath standoff . . . Hand this one to readers of Tana French and to police-procedural fans.” —Booklist

It's been twenty years since Detective Cormac Reilly discovered the body of Hilaria Blake in her crumbling home. But he's never forgotten the two children she left behind...


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City of Windows: A Novel (Lucas Page #1) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250776662
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Published: Minotaur Books - August 4th, 2020

"City of Windows is moving, breathtaking—a great entertainment." —The Wall Street Journal

“A tough, wise, knowing narrative voice, a great plot, a great setting, and even better characters — I loved this.” —Lee Child, New York Times bestselling author


White Trash Warlock Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781094067964
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Published: Blackstone Publishing - October 13th, 2020

Not all magicians go to schools of magic.

Adam Binder has the Sight. It's a power that runs in his bloodline: the ability to see beyond this world and into another, a realm of magic populated by elves, gnomes, and spirits of every kind. But for much of Adam's life, that power has been a curse, hindering friendships, worrying his backwoods family, and fueling his abusive father's rage.


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Death by Dumpling: A Noodle Shop Mystery Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781250129154
Availability: Able to Backorder
Published: St. Martin's Paperbacks - March 27th, 2018

Welcome to the Ho-Lee Noodle House, where the Chinese food is to die for. . .


A Deadly Inside Scoop (An Ice Cream Parlor Mystery #1) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593099667
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Published: Berkley - May 12th, 2020

This book kicks off a charming cozy mystery series set in an ice cream shop—with a fabulous cast of quirky characters.


A Match Made for Murder (Lane Winslow Mystery #7) Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781771513265
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Published: Touchwood Editions - April 28th, 2020

Winner of the the 2021 Bony Blithe Light Mystery Award

"An intriguing mix of character, plot, time, and place. Highly recommended." --Ian Hamilton, award-winning author of the Ava Lee novels


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$16.99
ISBN: 9781525809781
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Published: Graydon House - December 30th, 2019

An Instant Bestseller
The New York Times USA Today The Globe and Mail The Toronto Star

New York Times
bestselling author Tarryn Fisher delivers a pulse-pounding, fast-paced suspense novel that will leave you breathless. A thriller you won't be able to put down


A Curious Beginning (A Veronica Speedwell Mystery #1) Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780451476029
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Published: Berkley - July 12th, 2016

The New York Times bestselling author of the Lady Julia Grey mysteries returns once more to Victorian England and introduces intrepid adventuress Veronica Speedwell.... 


The Secret, Book & Scone Society (A Secret, Book and Scone Society Novel #1) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781496712387
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Published: Kensington - July 31st, 2018

In this intriguing new series from New York Times bestselling author Ellery Adams, a quirky club in small-town North Carolina holds the keys to health, happiness, friendship—and even solving a murder—all to be found within the pages of the right book . . .
 


Magpie Murders: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062645234
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Published: Harper Perennial - March 27th, 2018

"Magpie Murders is a double puzzle for puzzle fans, who don’t often get the classicism they want from contemporary thrillers." --Janet Maslin, The New York Times


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A Killer in King's Cove (Lane Winslow Mystery #1) Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781771511988
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Published: Touchwood Editions - October 4th, 2016

It is 1946, and war-weary young ex-intelligence officer Lane Winslow leaves London to look for a fresh start. When she finds herself happily settled in King's Cove, a sleepy hamlet nestled in the idyllic interior of British Columbia surrounded by a suitably eclectic cast of small-town characters she feels like she may finally be able to put her past to rest.


The Right Sort of Man: A Sparks & Bainbridge Mystery Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781250621412
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Published: Minotaur Books - July 28th, 2020

From debut author Allison Montclair comes an engrossing historical mystery novel set in post-war London, The Right Sort of Man.


The Mystery of Henri Pick (Walter Presents) Cover Image
By David Foenkinos, Sam Taylor (Translated by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781782275824
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Published: Pushkin Press - September 1st, 2020

The delightful first title in a new collaboration with Channel 4's Walter Presents: a fast-paced comic mystery enriched by a deep love of books


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$16.99
ISBN: 9781492664444
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Published: Poisoned Pen Press - September 1st, 2020

"Charming... Four interconnected visits to a world of danger, wit, beauty and genuine romance. Treat yourself "--ANNE PERRY, internationally bestselling author


The Bookseller: The First Hugo Marston Novel Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781616147082
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Published: Seventh Street Books - October 9th, 2012

Who is killing the celebrated bouquinistes of Paris? Max—an elderly Paris bookstall owner—is abducted at gunpoint. His friend, Hugo Marston, head of security at the US embassy, looks on helplessly, powerless to do anything to stop the kidnapper. Marston launches a search, enlisting the help of semiretired CIA agent Tom Green.


Hide Away Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781542005906
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Published: Thomas & Mercer - March 1st, 2020

"Pinter is in fine form with Hide Away. You'll burn through the pages." --David Baldacci

From the bestselling author of the Henry Parker series comes a page-turning thriller about a vigilante who's desperate to protect her secrets--and bring a killer to justice.