2022 Holiday Reads

Dashing Through the Snowbirds: A Meg Langslow Mystery (Meg Langslow Mysteries #32) By Donna Andrews Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250760227
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Published: Minotaur Books - October 11th, 2022

Dashing Through the Snowbirds is the next merry installment of Donna Andrews's New York Times bestselling Meg Langslow mystery series.


The Twelve Jays of Christmas: A Meg Langslow Mystery (Meg Langslow Mysteries #30) By Donna Andrews Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781250851307
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Published: Minotaur Books - September 27th, 2022

The cast of Donna Andrews’ New York Times bestselling Meg Langslow mystery series is back for an unforgettable holiday story in The Twelve Jays of Christmas.


The Santa Suit: A Novel By Mary Kay Andrews Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781250858450
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - October 11th, 2022

From Mary Kay Andrews, the New York Times bestselling author of Hello, Summer, comes a novella celebrating the magic of Christmas and second chances in The Santa Suit.


The Christmas Murder Game By Alexandra Benedict Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781728263038
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Published: Poisoned Pen Press - October 4th, 2022

"Curl up by the fire (and lock all the doors) for this Christmas cracker of a book." C.S. Green, author of Sleep Tight

Twelve clues. Twelve keys. Twelve days of Christmas. But how many will die before Twelfth Night?

Agatha Christie meets Clue in this delightful, tense manor house murder mystery.


God Rest Ye, Royal Gentlemen (A Royal Spyness Mystery #15) By Rhys Bowen Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780440000099
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Published: Berkley - October 11th, 2022

Georgie is back and hanging the stockings with care when a murder interrupts her Christmas cheer in this all-new installment in the New York Times bestselling Royal Spyness series from Rhys Bowen.


The Christmas Princess By Mariah Carey, Fuuji Takashi (Illustrator), Michaela Angela Davis Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250837110
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - November 1st, 2022

The Christmas Princess is an unforgettable holiday classic tale, told by Mariah Carey herself alongside Michaela Angela Davis and featuring beautiful illustrations by Fuuji Takashi.

The Queen of Christmas introduces . . . Little Mariah!

There was one time unlike any other,
when everyone pitched in and helped one another . . .


Twisted Tea Christmas (A Tea Shop Mystery #23) By Laura Childs Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593200889
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Published: Berkley - November 1st, 2022

An attack on the host of a fancy tea party sends Theodosia Browning looking for answers in the latest entry in the New York Times bestselling series.


Deck the Halls By Mary Higgins Clark, Carol Higgins Clark Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781982187972
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Published: Pocket Books - October 25th, 2022

In their first acclaimed work of collaboration, Mary Higgins Clark, the Queen of Suspense, and her daughter, bestselling author Carol Higgins Clark, create an exciting and entertaining story of a holiday kidnapping.

Three days before Christmas, Regan Reilly, the dynamic young sleuth featured in the novels of Carol Higgins Clark, accidentally meets Alvirah Meehan, Mary Higgins Clark&r


Murder in a Cape Cottage (A Cozy Capers Book Group Mystery #4) By Maddie Day Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781496735676
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Published: Kensington Cozies - September 27th, 2022

It’s beginning to look a lot like murder in Agatha-awarding winning author Maddie Day’s latest Cozy Capers Book Group Mystery, as Cape Cod bike shop owner Mackenzie “Mac” Almeida and her book club sleuths must solve a murder before Mac and her fiancée’s New Years Eve wedding...


Bones of Holly: A Sarah Booth Delaney Mystery By Carolyn Haines Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250833754
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Published: Minotaur Books - October 11th, 2022

Bones of Holly is the next novel from Carolyn Haines in the series that Kirkus Reviews characterizes as “Stephanie Plum meets the Ya-Ya Sisterhood” featuring sassy Southern private investigator Sarah Booth Delaney.


Mrs. Claus and the Evil Elves (A Mrs. Claus Mystery #3) By Liz Ireland Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781496737816
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Published: Kensington Cozies - September 27th, 2022

Jessica Fletcher meets Tim Burton in this creative and witty cozy mystery series from Liz Ireland, filled with unconventional characters, year-round Christmas cheer, and a unique heroine who’s married to the real-life Santa Claus!


The Christmas Book Flood By Emily Kilgore, Kitty Moss (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Emily Kilgore, Kitty Moss (Illustrator)
$18.99
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ISBN: 9780374388997
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - November 1st, 2022

This lovely and lyrical picture book, based on a real Icelandic tradition, brings all the sparkle and anticipation of Christmas—and of the joys of reading—to the page.

The northern lights dance,
snow blankets the ground,
it’s the Christmas season—so the Book Flood begins!

People plan and they dream,
and they visit the shops


Murder After Christmas (British Library Crime Classics) By Rupert Latimer, Martin Edwards (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Rupert Latimer, Martin Edwards (Introduction by)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781728261218
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Published: Poisoned Pen Press - October 4th, 2022

"[Murder After Christmas] supplies cheerfully calculating relatives, decorously brutal dialogue, and a fiendishly intricate set of Chinese boxes before the surprising reveal...no, they don't make them like this anymore."—Kirkus Reviews, Starred Review


What Child Is This?: A Sherlock Holmes Christmas Adventure (Sherlock Holmes Adventure #5) By Bonnie Macbird, Frank Cho (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Bonnie Macbird, Frank Cho (Illustrator)
$26.99
ISBN: 9780008521288
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Published: Collins Crime Club - November 1st, 2022

It's the season of peace and goodwill, but a Victorian Christmas is no holiday for the world's most popular detective in this new book from Bonnie MacBird, author of the bestselling Sherlock Holmes novel Art in the Blood.


Blackmail and Bibingka (A Tita Rosie's Kitchen Mystery #3) By Mia P. Manansala Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593201718
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Published: Berkley - October 4th, 2022

When her long-lost cousin comes back to town just in time for the holidays, Lila Macapagal knows that big trouble can’t be far behind in this new mystery by Mia P. Manansala, author of Arsenic and Adobo.
 


Christmas Scarf Murder By Carlene O'Connor, Maddie Day, Peggy Ehrhart Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781496737229
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Published: Kensington Cozies - September 27th, 2022

They’re coziest of wintertime accessories…unless, of course, they become accessories to murder! USA Today bestselling author Carlene O’Connor teams up with Maddie Day and Peggy Ehrhart for a holly jolly Christmas collection of seasonal stories, as their beloved series sleuths each solve cases revolving around handknit Christmas scarves.


The Twelve Topsy-Turvy, Very Messy Days of  Christmas: The New Holiday Classic People Will Be Reading for Generations By James Patterson, Tad Safran Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780316405904
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - October 3rd, 2022

Move over, Dickens—America’s favorite storyteller has written a gift, “a delightful Christmas story to be shared by the whole family” (Kirkus),destined to become as treasured as A Christmas Carol.
 
At Christmastime, a family of three are missing someone dear to them.


A Christmas Deliverance: A Novel By Anne Perry Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780593359105
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Published: Ballantine Books - November 8th, 2022

A courageous doctor and his apprentice fight to save London’s poor—and discover that the hearts of men can be colder than a winter chill—in this gripping holiday mystery from New York Times bestselling author Anne Perry.

“Perry’s Victorian-era holiday mysteries [are] an annual treat.”—The Wall Street Journal


It Came upon a Midnight Shear (A Riverbank Knitting Mystery #3) By Allie Pleiter Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593201824
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Published: Berkley - November 1st, 2022

A murder in her yarn shop’s backyard puts Libby Beckett’s holiday plans on thin ice.…


It's a Wonderful Woof: A Chet & Bernie Mystery By Spencer Quinn Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250770363
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Published: Forge Books - October 18th, 2022

INSTANT USA TODAY BESTSELLER
Spencer Quinn's It's a Wonderful Woof presents a holiday adventure for Chet the dog, “the most lovable narrator in crime fiction” (Boston Globe), and his human partner, PI Bernie Little.


A Christmas Candy Killing (A Killer Chocolate Mystery #1) By Christina Romeril Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781639101665
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Published: Crooked Lane Books - October 11th, 2022

Their chocolates are to die for—but things aren’t so sweet when a real killer comes to town, in this debut mystery perfect for fans of Joanne Fluke and Laura Childs.


Santa's Little Yelpers: An Andy Carpenter Mystery (An Andy Carpenter Novel #26) By David Rosenfelt Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781250828811
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Published: Minotaur Books - October 11th, 2022

Lawyer Andy Carpenter and his humorous investigating team return in Santa's Little Yelpers, the next Yuletide mystery in David Rosenfelt’s bestselling series.


Best in Snow: An Andy Carpenter Mystery (An Andy Carpenter Novel #24) By David Rosenfelt Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250847201
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Published: Minotaur Books - October 11th, 2022

In this Christmas mystery, lawyer Andy Carpenter and his golden retriever, Tara, are on the beat after a body turns up in the snow and a journalist is the prime suspect.


The New York Times Holidays at Home Crosswords: 200 Easy to Hard Puzzles By The New York Times, Will Shortz (Editor) Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781250851499
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - October 11th, 2022

Ring in the holidays with crosswords!

Celebrate the holiday season with this merry compilation of New York Times crossword puzzles. With a mix of challenge levels, this book is perfect for snuggling up under a warm blanket by the fireplace during your winter holiday staycation.

Features:
- 200 easy to hard New York Times crosswords


The New York Times Happy Holiday Book of Mini Crosswords: 150 Easy Fun-Sized Puzzles By Joel Fagliano, The New York Times, Will Shortz (Introduction by) Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781250221872
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - October 18th, 2022

A brand-new collection of New York Times MINI crossword puzzles, with a stunning holiday-themed cover!

Only got a minute of free time? That's all you need to complete a New York Times mini crossword puzzle! Conveniently pint-sized and easy to solve, these charming minis are too cute for any puzzler to resist.

- 150 easy mini puzzles