Posts in category: Mystery
By Jack O'Connell
Whilst an activist priest meets a grisly loss of life inside of his personal cathedral, Detective Hannah Shaw investigates and encounters Speer, a psychotic ex-FBI agent looking for the O'Zebedee Brothers. 35,000 first printing.
By Jessica Beck
A BAKED HAM e-book four within the vintage Diner secret sequence from long island occasions Bestseller Jessica Beck, writer of The Donut store Mysteries and The Ghost Cat secret sequence! in regards to the booklet while an area actor is killed after creating a go at Moose’s spouse, Victoria and her relations needs to locate the offender earlier than Moose is locked up for homicide. It’s not likely to be effortless notwithstanding, simply because Benny sales space had a true expertise for making enemies! Recipes for genuine Diner convenience nutrients integrated!
By Greer Macallister
"[A] well-paced, evocative, and adventurous old novel..."―Publishers Weekly, STARRED Review
"This is a booklet within which storylines twist, spiral and are available jointly back in an finishing as explosive as a poof of smoke out of your chimney...or a best hat." ― Oprah.com
Water for Elephants meets The evening Circus in The Magician's Lie, a debut novel within which the country's so much infamous woman illusionist stands accused of her husband's homicide - and she or he has just one evening to persuade a small-town policeman of her innocence.
the superb Arden is the main well-known woman illusionist of her day, well known for her infamous trick of sawing a guy in part on degree. One evening in Waterloo, Iowa, with younger policeman Virgil Holt gazing from the viewers, she swaps her trademark observed for a fireplace ax. Is it a brand new model of the semblance, or an all-too-real homicide? whilst Arden's husband is located dead underneath the degree later that evening, the reply turns out clear.
but if Virgil occurs upon the fleeing magician and takes her into custody, she has a truly diverse tale to inform. Even handcuffed and on my own, Arden is much from powerless-and what she finds is as unimaginable because it is spellbinding. Over the process one eerie evening, Virgil needs to make a decision even if to show Arden in or set her free... and it'll take all he has to determine during the smoke and mirrors.
"Smart, intricately plotted...a richly imagined thriller." ―PEOPLE magazine
"This debut novel is old fiction that blends magic, secret, and romance."―Boston Globe, decide of the Week
"It's an enthralling yarn.... Macallister, just like the awesome Arden, mesmerizes her viewers. No sleight of hand is important. An bold heroine and a charming story are the entire magic she needs."―Washington submit
By Agatha Christie
Agatha Christie's seasonal Poirot and Marple brief tale assortment, reissued with a awesome new disguise designed to attract the most recent new release of Agatha Christie fanatics and e-book fanatics. First got here a sinister caution to Poirot to not consume any plum pudding...then the invention of a corpse in a chest...next, an overheard quarrel that ended in murder...the unusual case of the useless guy who altered his consuming habits...and the puzzle of the sufferer who dreamt his personal suicide. What hyperlinks those 5 baffling situations? The little gray cells of Monsieur Hercule Poirot!
By Donald J. Sobol
As Idaville’s ten-year-old big name detective, Encyclopedia has an uncanny knack for trivialities. along with his unconventional wisdom, he solves mysteries for the local childrens via his personal detective enterprise. yet his dad additionally occurs to be the manager of the Idaville police division, and each evening round the dinner desk, Encyclopedia is helping him remedy the most baffling crimes. With ten confounding mysteries in each one e-book, not just does Encyclopedia have an opportunity to resolve them, yet readers are given the entire clues to boot and will chime in with their very own ideas. Interactive and fun—it’s vintage Encyclopedia Brown!
“I enjoyed Encyclopedia Brown as a kid.”—Junot Diaz, Pulitzer Prize-winning writer of The short Wondrous lifetime of Oscar Wao
By Sheila Connolly
There?s a killer within the orchard? and he?s rotten to the core.
Meg Corey has come to the old fashioned New England city of Granford, Massachusetts, to promote her mother?s outdated colonial domestic and apple orchard. as an alternative, she turns into embroiled in improvement plans that come with her land?and her former flame from Boston. whilst he?s came upon useless within the new septic tank on her estate, the police instantly suspect Meg, whose purely best friend on the town is the plumber Seth Chapin. jointly, they?ll need to peel again the layers of secrecy that encompass the deal in an effort to locate the true assassin? and shop the orchard.
By Helen Cadbury
Younger boys detect a lifeless prostitute. She's on Sean Denton's patch. As Doncaster's youngest neighborhood help officer, he's already means out of his loss of life, yet quickly he's uncovering greater than he's presupposed to comprehend. in the meantime Karen Friedman, expert mom of 2, learns her brother has disappeared. She desperately must recognize he's secure, yet as soon as she begins taking a look, she discovers unforeseen issues approximately her personal wishes and wishes. performed out opposed to a gritty panorama at the fringe of a Northern city, Karen and Sean hazard wasting all they carry worthy.
By John Brady
The fourth Inspector Minogue secret is decided in County Clare, eire, earlier than All Souls' Day, as an IRA legal professional convinces Minogue to reopen the case of a convicted assassin simply published from prison--and simply convalescing from a apprehensive breakdown.
By Phillip Depoy
It's 1974. Foggy Moskowitz, a Jewish automobile thief at the run from the Brooklyn professionals, leads to Florida operating for the 1st workplace of kid protecting carrier. for private reasons.
An not likely, yet tenacious, baby defense officer, he is taking on an research to discover a lacking toddler, taken from the health center via her addict mom. however the case takes numerous unforeseen turns as Foggy makes his method from seedy Fry's Bay to Indian Seminole swampland, project a imaginative and prescient quest, a ceremony of passage in a few local American cultures, within the process.
Along the way in which he encounters various attention-grabbing characters, together with John Horse, an Indian mystic, and works to foil an unlimited land-grab rip-off by way of an uber-rich felon.
Amusing but relocating, blending ardour with pathos, and introducing a few memorable characters, Phillip DePoy has created a highly wonderful new sequence.
By J. D. Robb
In early spring of 2059, Lieutenant Eve Dallas is named off planet to stand a grueling ordeal―giving a seminar on the biggest police convention of the yr, to be held in a swanky inn. A inn which simply occurs to be owned via her husband, Roarke, of course.
Even notwithstanding Eve cannot particularly see it that manner, it is presupposed to be no less than in part a holiday. yet paintings intrudes within the type of a bloody murder, and Eve is off and operating. The case is advanced via Eve's own background with the victim―and by means of the killer's background with Roarke. As chance closes in and the physique count number rises, Eve needs to be able to prevent the cycle of violence and revenge, and shove the prior again the place it belongs.