by Anne Perry (Ballantine Books)
The horrifying explosion of a pleasure boat sends nearly two hundred to their deaths, and the tragedy is no accident. Perry is a matchless guide to both the splendor and the shame of the British Empire at the height of its influence.
by Tana French (Viking)
The photo on the card shows a boy who was found murdered, a year ago, on the grounds of a girls' boarding school in the leafy suburbs of Dublin. The caption says, "I know who killed him."