The Quickie by James Patterson The Tin Roof Blowdown by James Lee Burke Lean Mean Thirteen by Janet Evanovich The Secret Servant by Daniel Silva

A stand-alone mystery by this bestselling author.

16th mystery in the Dave Robicheaux series.

13th book in the Stephanie Plum mystery series.

7th international thriller featuring Gabriel Allon.

Mystery Book Bestsellers for the week ending August 17, 2007

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This list of bestselling hardcover mysteries, compiled by the editors of the Hidden Staircase Mystery Books, is prepared with data taken from both national and independent booksellers. To be eligible for inclusion on this list, books must have been published within the past 8 months and must be currently available for purchase. For more information about the mystery, or to purchase a copy from Amazon.com, please click on the book title.