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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

Jan
31
Yasmine Galenorn Drops By To Sign Panther Prowling (Saturday, January 31 at 12pm)
January 31st - Yasmine Galenorn Drops By To Sign Panther Prowling

"We're the D'Artigo sisters: savvy half-human, half-Fae operatives for the Otherworld Intelligence Agency. My sister Camille is a wicked-good witch with three gorgeous husbands. Menolly is a vampire married to a werepuma. And me? I'm Delilah, a two-faced werecat and a Death Maiden. While the war in Otherworld is expanding, so is my newly renamed PI business. And my next case is about to make life very interesting... "

While waiting for Shadow Wing's next move, I decide to revamp my ragtag PI agency into the Cat's Eye Investigations firm. My first client turns out to be our cousin Daniel. During the grand reopening for the Wayfarer, he shows up while being chased by a rampaging ghost. Daniel has procured a rare and valuable sword, and a ring of ghostly warriors comes attached to it. Protectors of the soul trapped within it, the spirits are out to stop anybody who threatens the weapon. As my sisters and I unravel the history of the sword, we quickly realize that the entity locked within the blade is a dangerous king from times gone by--and he's about to break free and try to recover his crown... (SeaMystery)
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Jan
31
Burt Weissbourd signs Teaser (Saturday, January 31 at 3pm)
In this sequel to Inside Passage, Corey and Abe are drawn into the ugly world where privileged private school kids, who experiment with sex and drugs, get ensnared by predators on the streets of Seattle. As they hunt one missing girl, they concoct a plan to rescue her, one that is audacious and dangerous. (SeaMystery)
Mar
2
Cara Black signs Murder On The Champ de Mars (Monday, March 2 at 12pm)
Monday March 2nd at Noon - Cara Black signs Murder On The Champ de Mars

In her 15th case, Parisian Aimée Leduc is a sleep-deprived single mom. But a young gypsy boy asks her for help. His mother was very ill, too sick to move, but she’s vanished. She told her son to find Leduc as she had important information about the death of Aimée’s father. (SeaMystery)
Mar
3
Glen Erik Hamilton signs Past Crimes (Tuesday, March 3 at 12pm)
Tuesday March 3rd at Noon - Glen Erik Hamilton signs Past Crimes

Van Shaw broke with his training as a professional thief when he was 18 and became an Army Ranger. He hadn’t had any contact with his grandfather – his teacher – for a decade. Now he’s received a message in Gaelic from his grandfather asking him to come back to Seattle. When he arrives, he finds his grandfather mortally wounded. Though he vowed to stay away from that lawless world, he recognizes that he’ll have to use the skills he learned as a child – and in the military – to find justice. Debut by a man who grew up on the waterfronts of the Pacific Northwest, this is the launch of the tour for the book. (SeaMystery)… (more)
Mar
7
C.S. Harris signs Who Buries the Dead (Saturday, March 7 at 12pm)
Saturday March 7th at Noon – C.S. Harris signs Who Buries the Dead

London, 1813. The vicious decapitation of Stanley Preston, a wealthy, socially ambitious plantation owner, at Bloody Bridge draws Sebastian St. Cyr, Viscount Devlin, into a macabre and increasingly perilous investigation. The discovery near the body of an aged lead coffin strap bearing the inscription King Charles, 1648 suggests a link between this killing and the beheading of the deposed seventeenth-century Stuart monarch. Equally troubling, the victim’s kinship to the current Home Secretary draws the notice of Sebastian’s powerful father-in-law, Lord Jarvis, who will exploit any means to pursue his own clandestine ends.

Working in concert with his fiercely independent wife, Hero, Sebastian finds his inquiries taking him from the wretched back alleys of Fish Street Hill to the glittering ballrooms of Mayfair as he amasses a list of suspects who range from an eccentric Chelsea curiosity collector to the brother of an unassuming but brilliantly observant spinster named Jane Austen. But as one brutal murder follows another, it is the connection between the victims and ruthless former army officer Sinclair, Lord Oliphant, which dramatically raises the stakes. Once, Oliphant nearly destroyed Sebastian in a horrific wartime act of carnage and betrayal. Now the vindictive former colonel might well pose a threat not only to Sebastian but to everything—and everyone—Sebastian holds most dear. (SeaMystery)
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Mar
17
Leslie Budewitz signs Assault and Pepper (Tuesday, March 17 at 12pm)
Tuesday March 17th at Noon - Leslie Budewitz signs Assault and Pepper

Start of new series set in the Pike Place Market. After a divorce and being downsized, Pepper Reece makes a leap by opening a tea and spice shop. Her concoctions are a hit with customers and fellow merchants – then a homeless man is found dead on her doorstep one morning with a cup from her shop in his hand. To save her shop and her dreams she probes the death. (SeaMystery)… (more)

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