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Seattle Mystery Bookshop

117 Cherry Street
Seattle, WA 98104

United States

(206) 587-5737; staffseattlemystery.com

Type: Bookstore — new books, used books

Web site: http://www.seattlemystery.com/

Catalog URL: http://www.seattlemystery.com/

Twitter account: @SeattleMystery

Description: For Mystery Lovers Who Know What They Want, And For Those Who Haven't A Clue.

We Carry Whodunits, Detectives, Suspense, Thrillers, Spies and True Crime. As Well As New, Used, Signed, Rare and Collectible First Edition Mysteries.

Open: 10 - 5 Monday, 10 - 6 Tuesday- Saturday, 12 - 5 Sunday and 24/7 On Our Website!

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While we only carry mysteries, we can order almost anything!
November 2013 by SeaMystery

Upcoming events

May
28
Burt Weissbourd signs Minos (Saturday, May 28 at 3pm)
Saturday May 28th From 3-5pm - Burt Weissbourd signs Minos

Last in his Corey Logan trilogy. A troubled teen, lost in her own mythological world, begins to cause chaos around her. Through that, Corey and Abe begin to see correlations to what had been seen as random crimes against teens. As the crimes turn deadly, her mythology becomes more crucial to their solutions. (SeaMystery)
Jun
1
Steve Hamilton signs The Second Life Of Nick Mason (Wednesday, June 1 at 12pm)
Wednesday June 1st at Noon - Steve Hamilton signs The Second Life Of Nick Mason

The first visit to the shop by this Edgar winner - 5 years into his sentence, Nick is offered a deal he can’t refuse: get out of prison 20 years early, be set up with a house, money, a woman, and freedom on the outside. The deal is that he has to do whatever the voice on the other side of the cell phone says. He’s now at the beck and call of a crime boss back in prison and the orders become increasingly dangerous. What choice does he have? None

Remember in order to get The Second Life Of NIck Mason signed at our event, you must purchase in our shop! This ensures we will get more great authors in the shop. (SeaMystery)
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Jun
11
Christine Carbo signs Mortal Fall (Saturday, June 11 at 12pm)
Saturday June 11th at Noon - Christine Carbo signs Mortal Fall

In his 2nd book, Glacier National Park official Monty Harris is stumped as to how an experienced wildlife biologist could have fallen from a sheer cliff. As the guy was friends with the Park’s staff, it’s an emotional case. Adding to the stress is Monty’s feeling that the death doesn’t feel accidental to him.

Remember in order to get backlist and/or the new book signed at our event - you must purchase the newest title in our shop! This ensures we will get more great authors! (SeaMystery)… (more)
Jun
18
Bill Cameron signs Property of the State: The Legend of Joey (Saturday, June 18 at 12pm)
Saturday June 18th at Noon - Bill Cameron signs Property of the State: The Legend of Joey

Start of an edgy teen series by this Portland author. Joey is near his 18th birthday and looks forward to leaving State care. After a fight with his foster father, Joey secretly moves into Huntzel Manor where he works part time. Soon things get ugly when a classmate is injured by a hit-and-run driver and Joey becomes the prime suspect. He’d had an altercation with the fellow student the year before, and he has a police record. Somehow he’s got to prove himself innocent. (SeaMystery)… (more)
Jun
18
Bill Cameron signs Property of the State: The Legend of Joey (Saturday, June 18 at 12pm)
Saturday June 18th at Noon - Bill Cameron signs Property of the State: The Legend of Joey

Start of an edgy teen series by this Portland author. Joey is near his 18th birthday and looks forward to leaving State care. After a fight with his foster father, Joey secretly moves into Huntzel Manor where he works part time. Soon things get ugly when a classmate is injured by a hit-and-run driver and Joey becomes the prime suspect. He’d had an altercation with the fellow student the year before, and he has a police record. Somehow he’s got to prove himself innocent. (SeaMystery)… (more)
Jun
21
Cara Black signs Murder On The Quai (Tuesday, June 21 at 12pm)
Tuesdy June 21st at Noon - Cara Black signs Murder On The Quai

We go back to Aimee’s past, November of ’89. She’s in college and her life has fallen apart. Her major school project was sabotaged, her fiancee has jilted her, and her father has mysteriously left town and asked her to look after the detective agency. For a distraction from all her personal problems, she agrees to take a case her father had turned down.

Remember in order to get backlist and/or the new book signed at our event - you must purchase the newest title in our shop! This ensures we will get more great authors! (SeaMystery)
… (more)
Jun
27
Martin Walker signs Fatal Pursuit (Monday, June 27 at 12pm)
Monday June 27th at Noon - Martin Walker signs Fatal Pursuit

In his 9th book, Dordogne’s Police Chief Bruno has his hands fun. The annual race and vintage car parade – something which normally brings only the problems of rich drunks – is complicated by rumors that a legendary Bugatti car, one of only four made and missing since the defeat of Germany, has been located. The car with worth a fortune and, to some, worth killing over. (SeaMystery)… (more)
Jun
28
Martin Limón signs Ping-Pong Heart (Tuesday, June 28 at 12pm)
Tuesday June 28th at Noon - Martin Limón signs Ping-Pong Heart

CID Sergeants Sueño and Boscom are assigned to a low-level case. A bar girl has been accused of stealing money from a US Major. It’s a penny-ante case – until the girl is assaulted and the Major is found hacked to death. The Army goes on high alert and Sueño and Boscom learn the Major had been investigating the Army counter-intelligence division.

Remember in order to get backlist and/or the new book signed at our event - you must purchase the newest title in our shop! This ensures we will get more great authors! (SeaMystery)
… (more)
Jul
8
Mike Lawson signs House Revenge (Friday, July 8 at 12pm)
Friday July 8th at Noon - Mike Lawson signs House Revenge

Congressional fixer Joe DeMarco is dispatched to his boss Congressman John Mahoney's hometown of Boston. Mahoney wants him to help Elinore Dobbs, an elderly woman fighting against a real estate developer intent on tearing down her apartment building for a massive new development. Mahoney is just in it for the free press until Sean Callahan, the developer, disrespects him and even worse, Elinore suffers a horrible accident, likely at the hands of two thugs on Callahan's payroll. Now Mahoney and DeMarco are out for revenge. DeMarco tries to dig up dirt through Callahan's former mentor, and one of his ex-wives. But it's only when DeMarco gets a tip on the likely illegal source of some of Callahan's financing that things get deadly.

Remember in order to get backlist and/or the new book signed at our event - you must purchase the newest title in our shop! This ensures we will get more great authors! (SeaMystery)
… (more)
Jul
23
Ellie Alexander signs Caught Bread Handed (Saturday, July 23 at 12pm)
4th with Ashland, OR, baker Juliet Capshaw. Though distracted by her ex who is trying to win her back, Jules and her staff are swamped with orders from a new account. But before they can get far into the new order, the owner of Ashland’s newest restaurant is found murdered. Author is otherwise known as Kate Dyer-Seeley. (SeaMystery)
Jul
29
Peter Spiegelman signs Dr. Knox (Friday, July 29 at 12pm)
Friday July 29th at Noon - Peter Spiegelman signs Dr. Knox

Years ago, Adam Knox’s attempts to shield patients from a brutal miltia in Central Africa ended in disaster and left him a pariah. Now he operates a clinic in LA’s skid row and makes ends meet by discreet house calls to the famous and criminal who must stay out of the public eye. One day he realizes someone has abandoned a young boy in his clinic. His attempts to find the family riles the wrong people, people who decide Dr. Knox must go.

Remember in order to get backlist and/or the new book signed at our event - you must purchase the newest title in our shop! This ensures we will get more great authors! (SeaMystery)
… (more)
Jul
30
Warren C. Easley signs Not Dead Enough (Saturday, July 30 at 12pm)
4th with Oregon lawyer Cal Claxton. 50 years ago, when the gates of the Dalles Dam opened on the Columbia and flooded 10,000 years of tribal history, Waso war hero Nelson Queah disappeared. No one ever knew what happened to him, though there were many theories. Now a cashe of letters Queah had written to his wife surface and hint that he thought he was in danger. Claxton agrees to investigate. (SeaMystery)
Aug
6
Wendy Sand Eckel signs Death At The Day Lily Café (Saturday, August 6 at 12pm)
Rosalie Hart has opened her dream business. With ochre-tinted walls and stuffed with delicious organic fare, the Day Lily Cafe is everything Rosalie hoped for. But not five minutes into the grand opening, Doris Bird, a dear and trusted friend, cashes in on a favor--help clear her little sister Lori of a first degree murder charge. With the help of Doris and head waiter Glenn, Rosalie is on the case. It's not going to be easy. Unlikable and provocative, murder victim Carl James Fiddler alienated everyone in town. (SeaMystery)… (more)
Aug
13
Kevin O’Brien signs You’ll Miss Me When I’m Gone (Saturday, August 13 at 12pm)
After his parents die, Andrea takes in her nephew Spencer and moves them to Seattle for a fresh start. Things are fine until she begins a relationship with Luke who has a teenage son, Damon. First Damon is attacked, then Luke. The cops think Spencer may be responsible and Andrea wants to defend him. But she knows secrets about Spencer’s past that may make that difficult. (SeaMystery)
Sep
10
Christina Dodd signs Because I’m Watching (Saturday, September 10 at 12pm)
Veteran Jacob Denisov lives alone in his small, darkened home, sleepless, starving, blaming himself for the horrors of the past and waiting for the moment when he gathers enough courage to kill himself. When neighbor Madeline Hewitson drives her car through the front wall of his house, she breaks his house and Jacob's life wide open. She isn't called "Mad Maddie" for nothing. The survivor of a college dorm massacre, a woman accused of her lover's murder, she is haunted by ghosts and tormented by a killer only she can see. Dealing with construction and forced to see the world outside his home, Jacob watches Maddie, recognizes a kindred spirit and wonders is this truly madness, or has someone caught her in a twisted labyrinth of revenge and compassion, guilt and redemption, murder and madness? Washinton State thriller by this local author. (SeaMystery)… (more)
Sep
15
J.A. Jance signs Downfall (Thursday, September 15 at 12pm)
In her 16th book, Joanna Brady’s private life is complicated. With a baby on the way, her mother and stepfather recently slain, a re-election campaign looming, and a daughter heading off for college, Cochise County Sheriff Joanna Brady has her hands full when a puzzling new case hits her department, demanding every resource she has at her disposal. But her professional life is anything but sedate. Two women have died in separate falls from a peak near town. Were they connected somehow? Were both accidents? If not, why kill someone all the way up there? (SeaMystery)… (more)

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