After Anna

By Lisa Scottoline. When her daughter Anna is murdered and her new husband Noah is accused of the crime, Maggie searches for the truth, where she uncovers something darker than she could have ever imagined.

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I Was Anastasia

By Ariel Lawhon. In Germany in 1920, the unexplained appearance of a traumatized, badly scarred young woman who claims to be the Grand Duchess Anastasia, the youngest Romanov daughter, launches a half-century of questions and accusations.

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Tangerine

By Christine Mangan.

“A stunning debut novel–a chilling and unexpected portrait of a female friendship set in 1950’s Morocco. This is Patricia Highsmith for the 21st century” —

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Every Note Played

By Lisa Genova. A once-celebrated concert pianist who is gradually succumbing to ALS is forced to accept help from the estranged wife he pushed away, a situation that forces the couple to reconcile their past before time runs out.

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The Last Equation of Isaac Severy: A Novel in Clues

By Nova Jacobs. Receiving a cryptic letter from her famous mathematician grandfather just before his suicide, Hazel, the owner of a struggling bookstore in Seattle, is charged with tracking down and protecting a dangerous equation before enemies from a secretive organization can exploit it.

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Aunti Poldi and the Sicilian Lions

By Mario Giordano. Retiring to Sicily in the hopes of spending her final years enjoying the ocean view, the wine and the company of friends, 60-year-old Auntie Poldi discovers that her new home is not quite as tranquil as anticipated when her handsome young handyman is found murdered.

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The Hush

By John Hart. Ten years after the disappearance of his twin sister, an event that transformed his life and hometown, Johnny Merrimon struggles to avoid notoriety by moving into the wilderness, a decision that his longtime friend, Jack, fears is subjecting Johnny to malevolent forces.

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Sunburn: A Novel

By Laura Lippman. A pair of travelers, one of whom may be playing a dangerous psychological game with the other, embark on a steamy summertime affair that is thrown into chaos by dark secrets and a suspicious death, in a story inspired by the classics of James M. Cain. By the New York Times best-selling author of And When She Was Good.

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A Death of No Importance: A Mystery…on Sunday May 20th at 11:00am

Join us at Byrd’s Books on Saturday May 20th at 11:00am for a special author event with Mariah Fredericks as we discuss her latest book, “A Death of No Importance: A Mystery”. (Note time change due to the Memorial Day parade at 2)

About the book:

A highly skilled ladies’ maid working among the upper echelons of 1910 New York society uses her insider knowledge of her entitled employer’s family to investigate the class-driven case of her mistress’ brutally murdered playboy fiancé.

About the author: 

Mariah Fredericks was born and raised in New York City, where she still lives with her family. She is the author of several YA novels. A Death of No Importance is her first adult novel.

The Undertaker’s Daughter

By Sara Blaedel. Receiving an unexpected inheritance from the father who abandoned her, 40-year-old widow Ilka Nichols Jenson impulsively travels from Copenhagen to her late father’s mortuary in Wisconsin and begins to comb through his estate before stumbling on an unsolved murder. By the #1 internationally best-selling author of The Forgotten Girls.

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