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  1. The Testaments: The Sequel to The Handmaid's Tale Audiobook The Testaments: The Sequel to The Handmaid's Tale
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  2. Gotta Get Theroux This: My life and strange times in television Audiobook Gotta Get Theroux This: My life and strange times in television
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  3. Behind Closed Doors: Life, Laughs and Football Audiobook Behind Closed Doors: Life, Laughs and Football
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  4. We are the Weather: Saving the Planet Begins at Breakfast Audiobook We are the Weather: Saving the Planet Begins at Breakfast
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  5. Entangled Audiobook Entangled
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  6. The School of Life: An Emotional Education Audiobook The School of Life: An Emotional Education
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  7. My Name Is Why Audiobook My Name Is Why
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  8. Sweet Sorrow Audiobook Sweet Sorrow
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  9. Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know Audiobook Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know
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  10. Behind Closed Doors Audiobook Behind Closed Doors
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Purls and Potions Audiobook

Purls and Potions

Author: Nancy Warren Narrator: Sarah Zimmerman Release Date: September 2019

Romance is in the air on Harrington Street, Oxford. Detective Inspector Ian Chisholm is finally showing interest in Lucy, though the members of the vampire knitting club aren't too thrilled to have the police hanging around so close to Cardinal Woolsey's yarn shop. Up the street at Frogg Books, shop assistant Alice is in love with her bookish boss, Charlie, who doesn't seem to notice. Lucy's trying to become more proficient as a witch and when her cousin Violet talks her into brewing up a love potion to bring Alice and Charlie together, it seems like a harmless way to improve her craft. Until someone dies. Is Lucy's love potion more deadly than cupid's arrow? Or is there a killer on the loose?

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Newly Wed and Slightly Dead Audiobook

Newly Wed and Slightly Dead

Author: Danielle Garrett Narrator: Amanda Ronconi Release Date: September 2019

When a vampire marries a human, things are bound to get messy . . . Nothing ruins a rehearsal dinner quite like a passive-aggressive toast from the unhappy mother of the groom. Things go from bad to yikes when she's found reduced to a pile of ashes and couture and the bride is pegged as the one wielding the wooden stake. After years spent working the birthday party and baby shower circuit, Anastasia Winters finally has a corner office and a host of supernatural clients all begging her to plan their special day. But following a brush of bad luck, she finds herself on the brink of losing it all. With an ultimatum from her boss on the table, she knows her next wedding has to be perfect. When the vampy mother of the groom is found dead, the bride goes on the run, and Anastasia is forced head-first into the murder investigation if she has any chance of getting the wedding back on track and keeping her job. Unfortunately, this is one wedding crisis that requires more than a strategically placed bobby pin or double-sided sticky tape. Can there be a fairy tale ending, or will it be Happily Ever Never?

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Swan Song Audiobook

Swan Song

Author: Edmund Crispin Narrator: Paul Panting Release Date: September 2019

As inventive as Agatha Christie, as hilarious as P.G. Wodehouse - discover the delightful detective stories of Edmund Crispin. Crime fiction at its quirkiest and best. When an opera company gathers in Oxford for the first post-war production of Wagner's Die Meistersinger its happiness is soon soured by the discovery that the unpleasant Edwin Shorthouse will be singing a leading role. Nearly everyone involved has reason to loathe Shorthouse but who amongst them has the fiendish ingenuity to kill him in his own locked dressing room? In the course of this entertaining adventure, eccentric Oxford don and amateur sleuth Gervase Fen has to unravel two murders, cope with the unpredictability of the artistic temperament, and attempt to encourage the course of true love.

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Buried for Pleasure Audiobook

Buried for Pleasure

Author: Edmund Crispin Narrator: Paul Panting Release Date: September 2019

As inventive as Agatha Christie, as hilarious as P.G. Wodehouse - discover the delightful detective stories of Edmund Crispin. Crime fiction at its quirkiest and best. In the sleepy English village of Sanford Angelorum, professor and amateur detective Gervase Fen is taking a break from his books to run for Parliament. At first glance, the village he's come to canvass appears perfectly peaceful, but Fen soon discovers that appearances can be deceptive: someone in the village has discovered a dark secret and is using it for blackmail. Anyone who comes close to uncovering the blackmailer's identity is swiftly dispatched. As the joys of politics wear off, Fen sets his mind to the mystery but finds himself caught up in a tangled tale of eccentric psychiatrists, escaped lunatics, beautiful women and lost heirs. Erudite, eccentric and entirely delightful - Before Morse, Oxford's murders were solved by Gervase Fen, the most unpredictable detective in classic crime fiction.

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Out of the Picture: A Shepherd Sisters Mystery Audiobook

Out of the Picture: A Shepherd Sisters Mystery

Author: Tracy Gardner Narrator: Karissa Vacker Release Date: September 2019

Savanna Shepherd, a former art authenticator, has a talent for spotting secrets hiding in plain sight. In the wake of a painful breakup, she moves back to her idyllic hometown on the banks of Lake Michigan. At least she's close to her sisters again, and she's enjoying her new job as a grade school art teacher. Savanna even rediscovers her creative soul when an old family friend hires her to paint a mural. But sad and strange incidents occur at the woman's mansion, compelling Savanna to investigate. With a little help from Aidan, the intriguing town doctor, will she be able to figure out what's wrong with this picture? This intriguing cozy mystery includes a free Hallmark original recipe for Holy Yum Baked Chicken.

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Telephone Line Audiobook

Telephone Line

Author: Julie Mulhern Narrator: Callie Beaulieu Release Date: September 2019

A killer is calling, and Ellison's life is on the line. Ellison Russell is planning the event of the season-and she's stressed. Why not yoga? Because the yoga instructor gets murdered during class-and Ellison's stress level rises exponentially. Now, in addition to raising a ridiculous amount of money, she's babysitting a deranged cat (named after the devil himself), taking ten million phone calls (most of them from Mother), and finding more bodies (they're popping up like dandelions after a spring rain). There's no such thing as balance when the killer makes it personal. Can Ellison catch a murderer or will her next namaste be her last?

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Blues, Butterflies & Murder Audiobook

Blues, Butterflies & Murder

Author: Loulou Harrington Narrator: Vanessa Daniels Release Date: September 2019

Jesse Camden is minding the store at the Gilded Lily Antiques and Vintage Shop when a stranger enters and begins asking questions about Jesse's friend and business partner Lindsey Hatch, who is also the barista at the tearoom next door. It's a bad beginning to a day that just gets worse when, within hours, two people are found dead. While trying to learn more about the man who's stalking Lindsey, Jesse and Vivian Windsor find his body in a motel room. When it turns out they are also the last two people to see another victim alive, they become prime suspects in both deaths. Before the afternoon is out, Lindsey joins Jesse and Vivian at the sheriff's office to defend themselves, and the ladies of the Myrtle Grove Garden Club go on high alert to solve a twelve-year-old mystery and bring a killer to justice before one of them is charged for a murder they didn't commit.

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Hitches, Hideouts, & Homicide Audiobook

Hitches, Hideouts, & Homicide

Author: Tonya Kappes Narrator: Johanna Parker Release Date: September 2019

Welcome to Normal, Kentucky-where nothing is normal. Everyone in Normal is excited for the Hoe Down to celebrate the opening of the new Old Train Station motel grand opening. The evening comes to an abrupt end when a lightning storm knocks out all the power. At least, that's what appears to have knocked out the electricity. But things aren't always as they appear. Mae West has a way of sticking her nose where it doesn't belong and finds herself in a dangerous situation when she finds a treasure map that leads to more than just treasure . . . a dead body!

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Lemon Chiffon Lies Audiobook

Lemon Chiffon Lies

Author: Diana Dumont Narrator: Elise Arsenault Release Date: September 2019

While most scavenger hunts end with a prize, this one ends with murder. Amateur sleuth Isabelle 'Izzy' James thinks life in Sunshine Springs has finally settled down. Her boozy pie cafe is running smoothly, and she has a whole new circle of friends . . . But nothing stirs up a quiet week like a man being pushed from a rooftop to his death. The unlucky man had been participating in a scavenger hunt when he met his demise, and Izzy goes on a scavenger hunt of her own-looking for clues about who the murderer might be. But even with her trusty Dalmatian, Sprinkles, by her side, Izzy struggles to solve the case. To make matters worse, the mysterious killer threatens Izzy herself . . . Can she solve this case before her scavenger hunt for clues ends in her own murder?

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Cry Wolf Audiobook

Cry Wolf

Author: Annette Dashofy Narrator: Romy Nordlinger Release Date: September 2019

Rural Pennsylvania's Vance Township Police Chief Pete Adams is down an officer and has been dealing with extra shifts as well as a pair of bickering neighbors, one of whom owns a machete and isn't afraid to use it. Golden Oaks Assisted Living is outside Pete's jurisdiction, but a murder in the facility his Alzheimer's-afflicted father calls home makes the case personal. Paramedic and Deputy Coroner Zoe Chambers has been itching for an opportunity to take the lead in a death investigation. She gets her chance when her boss is hospitalized and not only assigns her to the Golden Oaks homicide but puts her in charge of the county coroner's office. As if she doesn't have enough to handle, a long-lost, over-protective, older half-brother walks into her life threatening to drive a wedge between her and the man she loves. A second dead body leads them to realize the case may have dark ties to a distant past . . . and if Zoe doesn't untangle the web of lies, Pete will be the one to pay the ultimate price.

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Eggs in a Casket Audiobook

Eggs in a Casket

Author: Laura Childs Narrator: Susan Boyce Release Date: September 2019

When the creepy ex-prison warden is found dead in someone else's freshly dug grave, the Cackleberry Club must unscramble the clues and find the true culprit.

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Poisoned Audiobook

Poisoned

Author: Stephanie Edwards Narrator: Erin Ligtye Release Date: September 2019

The cinnamon buns in the Secret Ingredient Bakery are mouth wateringly delicious with a soft dough, just the right amount of cinnamon filling, and delicate drizzled icing on the top to finish. They are magical, delectable and ... poisonous?  Mayor Silverman came into the bakery for a treat and left on a stretcher. Destination? The mortuary.  Cassie, the owner of the bakery, and member of the local coven, is accused of the malicious murder. She and her four witch friends - quirky Lily, glamorous Harmony, quiet Bailey and young Gina - form the Witches Murder Club in order to clear her name - and more importantly - the reputation of her cinnamon buns.   With the help of Cassie's cat familiar, Anubis - snarky, descended from Egyptian royalty, and Jeeves-like in manner - they go on the hunt to remove Cassie from the suspect list and find the real murderer. With a touch of romance, a hint of magic, and a dash of charm, this cozy mystery will be sure to entertain!

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