Multcolib My Librarian Matt: Mysterious Canada

Still Life
Still Life By Penny, Louise Book - 2005 MYSTERY PENNY 2005 Available in some locations Holds: 3 on 23 copies

Annotation:The first installment in the series, Still Life introduces Three Pine's residents and Inspector Gamache. It may be difficult for people to find the small village, but trouble seems to be a constant visitor...

Amuse Bouche
Amuse Bouche By Bidulka, Anthony Book - 2011 MYSTERY BIDULKA 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:Russell Quant is a detective always looking for his man. When one man reports his groom turns up missing before their wedding, Russell is on the case and the run from whomever doesn't want him to know the truth.

Ice Lake
Ice Lake A Novel By Farrow, John Book - 2001 MYSTERY FARROW Available in some locations

Annotation:A woman discovers a frozen corpse under the ice in her fishing shack--coincidentally, on the same lake where Detective Cinq-Mars is enjoying an afternoon of ice fishing with his partner just a few shacks away.

Except the Dying
Except the Dying A Murdoch Mystery By Jennings, Maureen Book - 2010 MYSTERY JENNINGS 2010 All copies in use Availability details

Annotation:In the cold Toronto winter of 1895, the unclad body of a servant girl is found frozen in a deserted laneway. Detective William Murdoch quickly finds out that more than one person connected with the girl's simple life has something to hide.

In the Shadow of the Glacier
In the Shadow of the Glacier By Delany, Vicki Book - 2007 MYSTERY DELANY Available in some locations

Annotation:Trouble is brewing in the small, bucolic mountain town of Trafalgar, British Columbia. An American who came to Trafalgar as a Vietnam War draft dodger has left land and money to the town. But theres a catch. The money must be used to build a garden to honor draft dodgers.

Alias Grace
Alias Grace By Atwood, Margaret Book - 1997 FICTION ATWOOD Available in some locations

Annotation:Takes readers into the life and mind of Grace Marks, one of the most notorious women of the 1840s, who is serving a life sentence for murders she claims she cannot remember.

Forty Words for Sorrow
Forty Words for Sorrow By Blunt, Giles Book - 2005 MYSTERY BLUNT 2005 All copies in use Availability details

Annotation:When the decomposed body of 13-year-old Katie Pine is found in an abandoned mine shaft, Detective John Cardinal is vindicated. He'd kept the Pine case open, and was demoted for his zeal. But Katie isn't the only youngster to disappear in the Canadian town of Algonquin Bay..

House Report
House Report By Nicholson, Deborah Book - 2004 MYSTERY NICHOLSON Available in some locations

Annotation:As manager of a theatre complex in Calgary, Kate Carpenter is used to the late nights and the demanding customers. She is used to improvising when things don't go to plan. She is not used to finding dead people in her theatre, but that is all about to change . . .

Lethal Rage
Lethal Rage By Pilkey, Brent Book - 2010 MYSTERY PILKEY 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:Filled with drugs, prostitution, and crime, this mystery explores the unglamorous life of a street cop. Jack Warren, a young officer who enters the dangerous downtown streets after working in a virtually crime-free area, is immediately thrown into a brutal war against a crack-cocaine dealer intent on taking over the city's drug trade.

Twilight Is Not Good for Maidens
Twilight Is Not Good for Maidens By Allin, Lou Book - 2013 MYSTERY ALLIN 2013 Available in some locations

Annotation:Corporal Holly Martin's small RCMP detachment on Vancouver Island is trying deal with multiple assaults upon women in forested locations. But as a mere corporal, Holly is kept on the fringes of the investigation. To catch the killer and rapist, she'll have to assemble her own clues.

The City Man
The City Man By Akler, Howard eBook - 2005 Click here for full text »

Annotation:Hundreds gather outside City Hall to celebrate the Toronto Centenary. Pick pocketers Mona and Chelser find easy pickings among the masses. Eli, city man from the Daily Star, is covering the festivities and working to uncover the pickpocket racket. He soon finds himself where all of Toronto's pickpockets meet-including Mona.

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