- Creole Belle by James Lee Burke
- Mission to Paris by Alan Furst
- The Impeachment of Abraham Lincoln by Stephen L. Carter
- Snakes and Ladders by Sean Slater
- The Last Policeman by Ben H. Winters
- The Dark Monk by Oliver Pötzsch
- The Skeleton Box by Bryan Gruley
Margaret Cannon with seven new crime fiction novel – for the beach. Her reviews at theglobeandmail.com.