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A Delhi obsession / Vassanji, M. G.

Recently widowed Munir Khan visits Delhi, the city of his forbears, for the first time. While sitting in the bar of the Delhi Recreational Club, he meets an attractive woman. Despite their differences--Munir is a westernized agnostic of Muslim origin; Mohini, a modern Hindu woman, Mohini agrees to show Munir around the city, and an inexplicable attraction begins. Meanwhile, constantly lurking at Munir's Club is the menacing and foreboding presence of a fanatical Hindu nationalist group that at times finds outlet in senseless violence.

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A lady's guide to gossip and murder / Freeman, Dianne

Americans -- England -- Fiction
Aristocracy (Social class) -- Fiction
Historical fiction.
London (England) -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction.
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction
Mystery fiction.
Widows -- Fiction

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Black halo / Sykes, Sam

Lenk and his five companions set sail to bring the accursed relic, the tome of the the Undergates, away from the demonic reach of Ulbecetonth, the Kraken Queen.

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Born in ice / Roberts, Nora

Enjoying a spell of peace and quiet when a harsh winter storm chases visitors away from her bed-and-breakfast, Brianna Concannon anticipates the arrival of Grayson Thane, an American mystery writer with a painful past.

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Court of lies / Spence, Gerry

New York Times bestselling author Gerry Spence is one of the greatest trial lawyers of our time. In his novel Court of Lies, Lillian Adams is going on trial for the murder of her wealthy husband before Judge John Murray. Prosecutor Haskins Sewell, however, is consumed by political ambition and sadistic hatred for the judge. Murray is everything Sewell isn't--both an honorable man and an incorruptible jurist. Sewell plans to advance his own career by framing Lillian and the judge, wrongfully convicting Lillian of murder in the first degree and then railroading the judge himself into prison. But he may have underestimated Murray. A fast-paced, up-all-night courtroom thriller, Court of Lies is also a harsh indictment of today's legal system. The country has 2.3 million people behind bars and 7.5 million more on parole or probation. A major reason for so much mass incarceration is the dominance of politically motivated prosecutors, who over-sentence defendants for the sake of winning votes in their own elections and advancing their careers.

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Cruel intent / Jance, Judith A.

When her contractor's unfaithful wife is brutally murdered, former TV anchorwoman Ali Reynolds sets out to prove the husband's innocence in spite of skepticism on the part of Ali's detective boyfriend, a situation that strains their relationship and catches the attention of the real killer.

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Dark illusion / Feehan, Christine

A mage and a warrior must see beyond their facades and embrace the bond that links their souls in this powerful Carpathian novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Christine Feehan. At any other time, Julija Brennan would find solace in the quiet of the Sierra Mountains, but now the mage is in the race of her life. Having broken free from her controlling family, Julija's attempts to warn the Carpathians of the coming threat has failed and put a target on her back--and those who hunt her are close behind... After centuries locked away in a monastery in the Carpathian Mountains, Isai Florea can't believe he's finally found his lifemate--the missing half of his soul. The second he sees Julija his world blazes with color. But despite their explosive connection Julija rebels against what she sees as Isai's intent to control her and rejects the bond that would prevent him from becoming a monster. As their unfulfilled bond continues to call to them both, Julija and Isai aim to complete the task that brought them together. They are used to facing danger alone, but now the mage and the ancient warrior must learn how to rely on each other in order to stop a plot that threatens all Carpathians...

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Darkness on the edge of town / Christopher, Adam
Stranger things, darkness on the edge of town
Adoptive parents -- Fiction.
Horror fiction.
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction
New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction
Orphans -- Fiction
Police -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction
Radio and television novels.
Science fiction.
Truthfulness and falsehood -- Fiction
Undercover operations -- Fiction
Veterans -- Family relationships -- Fiction.

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Good guy : a rookie rebels novel / Meader, Kate

Hockey players -- Fiction
Hockey stories.
Interpersonal attraction -- Fiction.
Romance fiction.
Veterans -- Fiction
Widows -- Fiction
Women sportswriters -- Fiction.

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Gun Island / Ghosh, Amitav

Deen, a rare book dealer, is used to a quiet life spent indoors, but as his beliefs begin to shift, is forced to set out on an extraordinary journey that takes him from India to Los Angeles and Venice via a tangled route through the memories and experiences of those he meets along the way.