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The Cat Who Had 60 Whiskers

The Cat Who Had 60 Whiskers

by Lilian Jackson Braun

Polly Duncan is off to Paris, temporarily leaving Jim Qwilleran without his lady companion. Good thing there's lots to keep Jim busy. Like a mysterious death from a bee sting that leaves everyone but Koko the Siamese in a state of confusion. If only t...

Narrator: George Guidall
Published: 01/02/2007
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A Quiet Life In The Country

A Quiet Life In The Country

by T E Kinsey

Lady Emily Hardcastle is an eccentric widow with a secret past. Florence Armstrong, her maid and confidante, is an expert in martial arts. The year is 1908 and they’ve just moved from London to the country, hoping for a quiet life.But it is not ...

Lady Hardcastle #1
Narrator: Elizabeth Knowelde...
Published: 10/04/2016
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The Golden Tresses of the Dead

The Golden Tresses of the Dead

by Alan Bradley

A finger in a wedding cake is only the beginning in this deliciously shocking mystery featuring Flavia de Luce, “the world’s greatest adolescent British chemist/busybody/sleuth” (The Seattle Times). Although it is autumn in the small...

Narrator: Jayne Entwistle
Published: 01/22/2019
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The Word is Murder

The Word is Murder

by Anthony Horowitz

SHE PLANNED HER OWN FUNERAL. BUT DID SHE ARRANGE HER OWN MURDER?New York Times bestselling author of Magpie Murders and Moriarty, Anthony Horowitz has yet again brilliantly reinvented the classic crime novel, this time writing a fictional version of ...

Narrator: Rory Kinnear
Published: 06/05/2018
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The Sherlockian

The Sherlockian

by Graham Moore

Hurtling from present day New York to Victorian London, The Sherlockian weaves the history of Sherlock Holmes and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle into an inspired and entertaining double mystery that proves to be anything but "elementary."In December 1893, Sh...

Narrator: Steven Crossley
Published: 12/01/2010
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Mr  Mrs North Vol 1

Mr. & Mrs. North, Vol. 1

by Hollywood 360

Created by Frances and Richard Lockridge, Mr. & Mrs. North were fictional amateur detectives appearing in novels, motion pictures, radio, and television. The Norths were not professional detectives, but simply a well-to-do New York couple who stumbled...

Classic Radio Collection
Narrator: a full cast
Published: 02/01/2016
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Return to Umbria

Return to Umbria

by David P. Wagner

Orvieto?its very name brings to mind priceless art, colorful ceramics, and straw-colored wine, as well as the most famous cathedral faade in Italy, a structure of gothic spires, arches, statues, and mosaics. But as Rick Montoya discovers, this jewel o...

The Rick Montoya Italian Mysteries #4
Narrator: David Colacci
Published: 11/01/2016
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Heads You Lose

Heads You Lose

by Lisa Lutz

New York Times-bestselling author Lisa Lutz conspires with-or should we say against?-coauthor David Hayward to write an original and hilarious tag-team crime novel. Meet Paul and Lacey Hansen: orphaned, pot-growing twentysomething siblings eking out...

Narrator: Abby Craden
Published: 04/05/2011
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Cure

Cure

by Robin Cook

The New York Times-bestselling author and master of the medical thriller returns with another heart-pounding story of medical intrigue. With her young son's potentially fatal neuroblastoma in complete remission, New York City medical examiner Laurie...

Narrator: George Guidall
Published: 08/10/2010
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Fletchs Fortune

Fletch's Fortune

by Gregory Mcdonald

Fletch, as unbridled as ever and still living the good life in Italy on his ill-gotten fortune, gets a surprising visit from two surly FBI agents. The pair offers him a deal: either he attend the American Journalism Alliance convention and work as an ...

The Fletch Mysteries #1
Narrator: Dan John Miller
Published: 09/04/2018
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Sleight of Paw

Sleight of Paw

by Sofie Kelly

Small-town librarian Kathleen Paulson never wanted to be the crazy cat lady. But after Owen and Hercules followed her home, she realized her mind wasn't playing tricks on her-her cats have magical abilities.When the body of elderly do-gooder Agatha Sh...

Narrator: Cassandra Campbell...
Published: 06/10/2014
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Sunday the Rabbi Stayed Home

Sunday the Rabbi Stayed Home

by Harry Kemelman

With his absorbing mystery series, best-selling author Harry Kemelman transports you to the closely-knit Jewish community at Barnard’s Crossing, a small city near Boston. Sunday the Rabbi Stayed Home portrays the unassuming Rabbi Small joyously ...

Rabbi Small Mysteries #3
Narrator: George Guidall
Published: 02/05/1998
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Wages Of Sin

Wages Of Sin

by Mark Wheaton

Not a day goes by that Father Luis Chavez isn’t haunted by the cold-blooded slaying of his brother, Nicolas. But as the years pass and the case remains unsolved, there looks to be no end to his torment.When Chief Deputy District Attorney Michael...

Luis Chavez
Narrator: Timothy Andres Pab...
Published: 06/13/2017
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The Astonishing Mistakes of Dahlia Moss

The Astonishing Mistakes of Dahli...

by Max Wirestone

Veronica Mars meets the World of Warcraft in The Astonishing Mistakes of Dahlia Moss, a mystery romp with a most unexpected heroine.You'd think that after I took a bullet in my arm following my last case that I'd be timid about going in guns blazing ...

A Dahlia Moss Mystery #2
Narrator: Lauren Fortgang
Published: 03/14/2017
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Murder at the House of Rooster Happiness

Murder at the House of Rooster Ha...

by David Casarett

Meet Ladarat Patalung - the first and only nurse detective in Thailand. Two nights ago, a young woman brought her husband into the emergency room of the Sriphat Hospital in Thailand, where he passed away. A guard thinks she remembers her coming in be...

Ethical Chiang Mai Detective Agency #1
Narrator: Kristin Kalbli
Published: 09/13/2016
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Death among Rubies

Death among Rubies

by R. J. Koreto

Lady Frances Ffolkes finds more trouble than expected in this second cozy mystery from R. J. Koreto Lady Frances Ffolkes is incensed when she finds out that her dear friends Gwendolyn and Thomasina have been subject to vicious threats. Promising to u...

The Lady Frances Ffolkes Mysteries #2
Narrator: Justine Eyre
Published: 10/11/2016
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Confess Fletch

Confess, Fletch

by Gregory Mcdonald

Offering up brisk, tightly written plots and a stellar cast of characters both new and old, Confess, Fletch finds our incorrigible protagonist back in deep waters once again.Fletch, now newly engaged and happily living out his days in Italy, finds him...

The Fletch Mysteries, Book 2
Narrator: Dan John Miller
Published: 08/21/2018
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Fletchs Moxie

Fletch's Moxie

by Gregory Mcdonald

Ms. Moxie Mooney is Hollywood royalty-and she's in trouble.At the summons of his on-again, off-again lover, Fletch drops in on Moxie's film set, located in sunny Florida. If being called up for help by the box office beauty isn't work enough, Steve Pe...

The Fletch Mysteries #1
Narrator: Dan John Miller
Published: 10/02/2018
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Fletch and the Man Who

Fletch and the Man Who

by Gregory Mcdonald

Full of sharp-witted commentary and rich details, Fletch and the Man Who takes a satirical, behind-the-scenes look inside the world of American politics. Arriving on scene somewhere in middle America, newly hired on as the 'press representative' for ...

The Fletch Mysteries #1
Narrator: Dan John Miller
Published: 10/16/2018
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Carioca Fletch

Carioca Fletch

by Gregory Mcdonald

In this installment of the popular Fletch series, Mcdonald brings to life the vibrant, provocative culture and indomitable spirit of Brazil. After escaping to South America on a questionable 'arrangement,' Fletch has all but settled in to his new lif...

The Fletch Mysteries #1
Narrator: Dan John Miller
Published: 11/06/2018
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Fletch Won

Fletch Won

by Gregory Mcdonald

Young Irwin Maurice Fletcher, a.k.a. Fletch, the eager and inventive new reporter for the News-Tribune, is having a hard time finding his place at the newspaper. After a few 'mishaps' writing questionable headlines and creatively worded obituaries, Ma...

The Fletch Mysteries #1
Narrator: Dan John Miller
Published: 12/11/2018
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Fletch Reflected

Fletch Reflected

by Gregory Mcdonald

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The Fletch Mysteries #1
Narrator: Dan John Miller
Published: 02/19/2019
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Friday The Rabbi Slept Late

Friday The Rabbi Slept Late

by Harry Kemelman

Young and unassuming Rabbi David Small sorts through puzzling pieces of mysteries with logic straight from the Talmud. In Friday the Rabbi Slept Late, a shocking discovery on the temple grounds threatens to ruin both the diligent rabbi and the entire ...

Rabbi Small Mysteries #1
Narrator: George Guidall
Published: 09/30/1997
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The Missing Guests of the Magic Grove Hotel

The Missing Guests of the Magic G...

by David Casarett

A fascinating mystery featuring Ladarat Patalung, the first and only nurse detective in Thailand.As a nurse ethicist, Ladarat Patalung works to save the lives of her patients, and to make sure the ones she can't save have at least the dignity of a "g...

Ethical Chiang Mai Detective Agency #2
Narrator: Jolene Kim
Published: 12/05/2017
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A Long Time Coming

A Long Time Coming

by Aaron Elkins

It takes a real artist to solve a crime this big—in a brilliant, engrossing mystery by Edgar Award winner Aaron Elkins…Art curator Val Caruso is not a happy camper. His promotion has just been nixed, his divorce has become final, and he...

Narrator: David Colacci
Published: 08/07/2018
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Son of Fletch

Son of Fletch

by Gregory Mcdonald

After spending his younger years wandering and womanizing, Fletch has settled down in rural Tennessee with his new Southern belle, Carrie. But unfortunately, chaos always comes knocking for the semiretired reporter. One stormy evening on his sizable ...

The Fletch Mysteries #1
Narrator: Dan John Miller
Published: 02/12/2019
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Fletch

Fletch

by Gregory Mcdonald

Fletch, investigative reporter extraordinaire, cant be bothered with deadlines or expense-account budgets when it comes to getting his story.Working undercover at the beach to dig up a drug-trafficking scheme for his next blockbuster piece, Fletch is ...

The Fletch Mysteries, Book 1
Narrator: Dan John Miller
Published: 08/07/2018
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Till Death

Till Death

by William X. Kienzle

UNHOLY DEATHFor years, a little group of priests and nuns have struggled together to recover from the rule of virtual slavery imposed upon them by tyrannical Father Angelico, now thankfully gone to his reward. But for some of them the group is no long...

Narrator: Edward Holland
Published: 04/19/2000
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The Sacrifice

The Sacrifice

by William X. Kienzle

EXPLOSIVE OFFERINGSPrecisely when the solemn ceremony receiving renegade Episcopal priest Father George Wheatley into the Roman Catholic priesthood is set to begin, a bomb explodes under the altar. Fortunately Father Wheatley arrives late, but poor ol...

Narrator: Edward Holland
Published: 04/23/2001
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The Gathering

The Gathering

by William X. Kienzle

Way back in the 1940s, they had all been young together. Inseparable pals Mike and Manny, both preparing for the priesthood . . . Mike’s beautiful twin sister, Rose, and her best friend Alice, sharing a dream of becoming nuns . . . shy altar boy...

Narrator: Edward Holland
Published: 08/27/2003
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The Day the Rabbi Left Town

The Day the Rabbi Left Town

by Harry Kemelman

Harry Kemelman concludes his best-selling Rabbi Small mystery series with a delightful blend of Talmudic lore and quirky sleuthing. After leaving his Barnard’s Crossing Temple, Rabbi David Small launches a Judaic studies program at nearby Wi...

Rabbi Small Mysteries #12
Narrator: George Guidall
Published: 11/23/2005
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The Day the Rabbi Resigned

The Day the Rabbi Resigned

by Harry Kemelman

Best-selling author Harry Kemelman’s mysteries involving Rabbi David Small have enthralled readers for decades. Full of quirky characters and carefully drawn settings, the books are beloved for their dry wit and authentic detail. For nearly 25 ...

Rabbi Small Mysteries #11
Narrator: George Guidall
Published: 08/04/2000
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Monday the Rabbi Took Off

Monday the Rabbi Took Off

by Harry Kemelman

Popular author Harry Kemelman combines baffling crimes, fascinating characters, and rich Jewish tradition to create his best-selling mystery series. In Monday the Rabbi Took Off, an exhausted Rabbi David Small searches for relaxation in Israel, only t...

Rabbi Small Mysteries #4
Narrator: George Guidall
Published: 02/05/1998
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One Fine Day the Rabbi Bought a Cross

One Fine Day the Rabbi Bought a C...

by Harry Kemelman

Harry Kemelman is critically acclaimed for his series featuring the unassuming hero, Rabbi David Small. In One Fine Day the Rabbi Bought a Cross, a vacation to the Holy Land quickly becomes another opportunity for the rabbi to utilize his cool-headed ...

Rabbi Small Mysteries #10
Narrator: George Guidall
Published: 05/17/2000
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Saturday the Rabbi Went Hungry

Saturday the Rabbi Went Hungry

by Harry Kemelman

In his hugely popular series, best-selling author Harry Kemelman creates well-crafted mysteries, filled with slice-of-life characters and fascinating Hebrew rituals. Saturday the Rabbi Went Hungry pulls you into the Jewish community at Barnard’s...

Rabbi Small Mysteries #2
Narrator: George Guidall
Published: 11/20/1997
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Someday The Rabbi Will Leave

Someday The Rabbi Will Leave

by Harry Kemelman

From Friday the Rabbi Slept Late to Thursday the Rabbi Walked Out , the best-selling Rabbi David Small series follows the perceptive small town rabbi through every challenging day of the week. Now David Small steps beyond his daily responsibilities to...

Rabbi Small Mysteries #9
Narrator: George Guidall
Published: 04/29/1999
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Thursday The Rabbi Walked Out

Thursday The Rabbi Walked Out

by Harry Kemelman

The adventures of Harry Kemelman’s unassuming hero have been hailed by critics and fans alike. Kemelman is celebrated for his absorbing plots and his warm and knowledgeable depiction of Jews and Judaism. Rabbi David Small must step into action...

Rabbi Small Mysteries #7
Narrator: George Guidall
Published: 11/10/1998
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Tuesday the Rabbi Saw Red

Tuesday the Rabbi Saw Red

by Harry Kemelman

With his Rabbi Small mysteries, acclaimed author Harry Kemelman has made the best-seller lists every day of the week! The adventures of the unassuming Rabbi are hailed by critics and fans for their wit, wisdom, and the unparalleled logic of one of the...

The Rabbi David Small series #5
Narrator: George Guidall
Published: 05/01/1998
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Wednesday The Rabbi Got Wet

Wednesday The Rabbi Got Wet

by Harry Kemelman

One of the world’s most unusual sleuths, Rabbi David Small captivates mystery fans with his chutzpah and unparalleled logic. When he investigates some non-kosher behavior by his congregation, he finds himself in water way over his head. While a ...

Rabbi Small Mysteries #6
Narrator: George Guidall
Published: 08/27/1998
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Time of Death

Time of Death

by Lucy Kerr

Its been twelve years since ER nurse Frankie Stapleton fled the quiet banks of Stillwater, but with her sisters pregnancy taking a dangerous turn and a string of failed relationships in Chicago hanging over her, Frankie is back and hoping to put the p...

The Stillwater General Mysteries #1
Narrator: Amy McFadden
Published: 12/13/2016
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The Hermit

The Hermit

by Thomas Rydahl

A car is found crashed on a beach in the Canary Island resort of Fuerteventura. In the trunk is a cardboard box containing the body of an infantno one knows his name, and there is no trace of a driver. The last thing Fuerteventura needs is a murder. ...

Narrator: Victor Bevine
Published: 10/25/2016
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Jimmy and Fay

Jimmy and Fay

by Michael Mayo

New York City, 1933: King Kong is premiering at Radio City Music Hall, and Fay Wray is about to become the most famous actress on earth. So what's she doing hanging around a rundown Manhattan speakeasy? This Hollywood scream queen has come to see J...

Narrator: Qarie Marshall
Published: 10/18/2016
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Dead and Breakfast

Dead and Breakfast

by Kate Kingsbury

Melanie West is getting her life back on track after a messy divorce when her grandmother, Liza Harris, asks her to join her in opening a bed-and-breakfast inn. Together, Liza and Melanie purchase a purportedly haunted mansion on the Oregon coast and ...

The Merry Ghost Inn Mysteries #1
Narrator: Tavia Gilbert
Published: 01/10/2017
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Damage Control

Damage Control

by Michael Bowen

When Jerzy Schroeder, a shadowy gray-market hustler and aspiring crony capitalist, is murdered while Josie Kendall is hitting him up for a million dollars to help him cash in on alternative-energy funding, the police suspect her of adultery and her hu...

The Josie Kendall Series #1
Narrator: Marguerite Gavin
Published: 12/06/2016
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She Stopped for Death

She Stopped for Death

by Elizabeth Kane Buzzelli...

Jenny Weston and her mother, Dora, have been receiving strange midnight visits. The town of Bear Falls, Michigan, has its own elusive and highly secretive poet, Emily Sutton, who has lived her life cloistered away with her sister in a house at the edg...

The Little Library Mysteries #2
Narrator: Marguerite Gavin
Published: 01/10/2017
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Afternoons in Paris

Afternoons in Paris

by Janice Law

Francis Bacon was having a ball in Berlin-until his uncle Lastings disappeared, leaving Francis alone, broke, and wanted by the burgeoning Nazi party for a political murder he didn't commit. Luckily, for a young painter still learning his craft, th...

Narrator: Paul Ansdell
Published: 01/10/2017
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Body in the Wardrobe The

Body in the Wardrobe, The

by Katherine Hall Page

Attorney Sophie Maxwell has come to Savannah to be with her new husband, Will. But nothing throws cold water on a hot relationship faster than a dead body. Worse for Sophie, no one believes the body she knows she saw is real. Fortunately, Sophie ha...

Narrator: Tanya Eby
Published: 04/26/2016
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City of Strangers

City of Strangers

by Mark Wheaton

When a priest is brutally gunned down in front of St. Jerome’s Chinese-American Catholic Church, Father Luis Chavez is asked by the archdiocese to lead an inquiry. With the confessed killer already in custody, it looks like an open-and-shut case...

Luis Chavez #2
Narrator: Timothy Andres Pab...
Published: 09/06/2016
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Body on the Bayou

Body on the Bayou

by Ellen Byron

The Crozats feared that past murders at Crozat Plantation B&B might spell the death of their beloved estate, but theyve managed to survive the scandal. Now theres a trs bigger story in Pelican, Louisiana: the upcoming nuptials between Police Chief Ruf...

The Cajun Country Mysteries #2
Narrator: Meredith Mitchell
Published: 09/13/2016
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Death in D Minor

Death in D Minor

by Alexia Gordon

After solving a string of murders and getting used to living with a snarky ghost, Gethsemane Brown tries to rest easy. But, in this second book in the series, her roomie disappears, her landlord decides to sell her cottage to a developer, and her brot...

Narrator: Helen Duff
Published: 07/11/2017
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