Delany BodyonBakerSt

Vicki Delany, Body on Baker Street, Crooked Lane Book

The unusually perceptive Gemma Doyle and her confused but ever-loyal friend Jayne Wilson return in the second in the "charming" Sherlock Holmes Bookshop series.

Whishaw DeathinDarkeningMist

Iona Whishaw, An Old Cold Grave, TouchWood Editions

Gwen felt a wave of horror sweep through her.  She could see, soil encrusted and stained the colour of dark tea, some delicate bones, with shreds of decaying cloth. The bones were most certainly human.

Bell Dying On Second

E.C. Bell, Dying on Second, Tyche Books

All Marie wants is fresh air and exercise. Is that too much to ask?

deNikolits NoFuryLikeThat

Lisa de Nikolits, No Fury Like That, Inanna Publications

A one-of-a kind literary thriller about life and death and the power of second chances. The novel takes you on a fast-paced, funny, adventurous ride, exploring themes of love, the meaning of life, friendship and revenge.

Dowdall AftertheWinter

Anna Dowdall, After the Winter, The Wild Rose Press

It's classic romantic suspense, with a spiked ending. But the wintry landscape, the secrets, the Gothic house on a hill, they're all there. Plus a curious Canadian heroine.

Brown Harvest

t.g. brown, Harvest: A Josh Ingram Novel, Thriller Reads

A predetor is on the loose. . .

Howerton ConMorte

Axel Howerton, Con Morte, Coffin Hop Press Ltd

Arthur Ellis Award nominee Axel Howerton weaves a dark tale of family, murder-for-hire, coffee, and the cost of redemption.

Penny GlassHouses

 Louise Penny, Glass Houses, Minotaur Books, St. Martin’s Publishing Group

Number-one New York Times bestselling author Louise Penny shatters the conventions of the crime novel to explore what Gandhi called the court of conscience.

Fradkin TrickstersLullaby

Barbara Fradkin, The Trickster's Lullaby, Dundurn Press

A winter camping trip turns deadly as two missing teenagers, a twisted love triangle, and the spectre of radicalism create turmoil in the remote Laurentian wilderness.

Coffey Beachbound

Junie Coffey, Beachbound. Lake Union Publishing

Living well is the best revenge...but not the only one.

Butler FullCurl

Dave Butler, Full Curl, Dundurn Press

When National Park Warden Jenny Willson discovers that trophy animals are being slaughtered in Canada's mountain parks, how far will she go in a cross-border race for justice?

Bradshaw WinnersLoss

Mel Bradshaw, Winner's Loss, Iguana Books

In the fertile artistic milieu of 1927 Toronto, a painter is dead. Detective Sergeant Paul Shenstone won’t rest until he finds out why.

Driscoll Danna BeforeItsTooLate

Jen J. Danna (writing as Sara Driscoll), Before It's Too Late, Kensington Publishing

FBI handler Meg Jennings and her trusted search-and-rescue Lab, Hawk, must race against the clock before a diabolical killer strikes again.

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Doyle, Robert U.

doyle-robertRobert U. Doyle

Robert U. Doyle is author of The Tangerine Murders: Dancing with Death published in May, 2012. This is his first crime fiction novel and the first book in the new DS Tara Street Series.

Bob is a former professor in social work and social development in Canada, Australia, Thailand and Vietnam. During this time, he was Professor of Social Work and Social Welfare, and Director of the Centre for Rural Social Research, at Charles Sturt University, Australia. In Canada, he was Senior Program Director of Social Planning Toronto, and conducted major action research projects and organized national conferences in the areas of diversity, charter of rights and freedoms, literacy and hunger. He has also organized international conferences in social development in both Thailand and Vietnam. He was employed as Coordinator of Neighborhood Services for the City of Toronto and Executive Director of Program Development for the Department of Community and Social Services in New Brunswick.

Bob has a Bachelor of Arts (Honours in English) and Master of Social Work from Saint Francis Xavier University (Maritime School of Social Work) and a Doctor of Philosophy (major in social planning and community development) from the University of Toronto. He completed a Certificate in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL) at the Canadian Language Academy in Toronto.

He is the author of numerous books, articles, conference proceedings and reports in social development. He is a dual citizen of Australia and Canada.

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