Download E-books Hope to Die (Matthew Scudder Mysteries) PDF

By Lawrence Block

When Byrne and Susan Hollander are killed in a brutal domestic invasion, the full urban catches its collective breath. a couple of days later the killers happen useless at the back of a locked door in Brooklyn. One has killed his companion, then himself. town sighs with aid. The police officers shut the case.

Matt and Elaine Scudder have been within the related room with the Hollanders hours earlier than their deaths. even with himself, Scudder is attracted to the Hollander case. The nearer he appears, the extra he senses the presence of a 3rd guy, a puppet grasp who manipulated his accomplices, then lower their strings whilst he was once performed with them.

The villain who looms within the shadows is considered one of Block's such a lot encouraged creations, chilly and diabolical, murdering for excitement and revenue. not anyone yet Scudder even suspects he exists -- and he is not performed killing.

He's simply getting started....

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Download E-books Raven Black: Book One of the Shetland Island Quartet (Shetland Island Mysteries) PDF

By Ann Cleeves

The foundation for the hit sequence "Shetland" now airing on PBS

Winner of Britain's coveted Duncan Lawrie Dagger Award, Ann Cleeves introduces a stunning new suspense sequence to U.S. secret readers.

Raven Black begins on New Year's Eve with a lonely outcast named Magnus Tait, who remains domestic looking ahead to viewers who by no means come. however the subsequent morning the physique of a murdered teenage lady is came upon within sight, and suspicion falls on Magnus. Inspector Jimmy Perez enters an investigative maze that leads deeper into the earlier of the Shetland Islands than a person desires to go.

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Download E-books Death of a Poison Pen (Hamish Macbeth Mysteries, No. 20) PDF

By M. C. Beaton

From the writer of the Agatha Raisin tv series...
DEATH OF A POISON PEN: A Hamish Macbeth Mystery
When the citizens of Lochdubh start receiving poison pen letters, not anyone takes them heavily. yet Constable Hamish Macbeth fears them, and his instincts turn out right while the postmistress is located striking from a rope with a vicious poison pen letter at her feet.

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Download E-books Flesh of the God (Mystery of Ancient Egypt) PDF

By Lauren Haney

A younger, untested policeman confronts deceit, treachery, and lethal peril in an historical and luxurious global. writer Lauren Haney dazzles with a spellbinding "prequel" -- the 1st research of the intense Egyptian, Lieutenant Bak.

A proud officer within the carrier of Queen Hatshepsut, it used to be Lieutenant Bak's nice misfortune to guide his charioteers in a raid of a home of delight frequented via Egyptians of very excessive station. Reassigned for his transgressions, Bak is exiled to Buhen -- a fortified urban within the such a lot desolate a part of the Nile valley. slightly has he set foot during this nest of vipers while he discovers Nakht, Buhen's able commandant, slain with a dagger in his breast -- and Nakht's very appealing, younger spouse coated with clean blood. Bak's rigorously honed intuition makes him hesitate to sentence the apprehensive widow. maybe the man's dying used to be divine retribution for contemporary offenses directed towards the gods. discovering the reality during this bad position should be as tough as discovering water within the heartless barren region that surrounds it -- whereas extra loss of life will be some distance too effortless to return by.

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Download E-books The Revenge of Fantomas: A Fantomas Detective Novel (Volume 36) PDF

By Marcel Allain, Alfred Allinson

After leaving the captured Fantômas within the custody of Jerome Fandor, Inspector Juve is stunned to benefit that the journalist has allow him get away. With Fandor below suspicion of being an associate of the Genius of Evil, the 2 associates keep on with separate paths to trace down their nemesis, with the ultimate chapters of this, the thirty-sixth of the Fantômas novels, comprising what's absolutely the main dizzying, breakneck motion series of the sequence.

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Download E-books They Found Him Dead (Country House Mysteries) PDF

By Georgette Heyer

USA Today Bestseller!

One inheritor after one other turns up dead?

Silas Kane's 60th birthday celebration is marred by way of argument and dissension among his relatives, after which the following morning, Kane is located lifeless. The coroner's verdict of demise bymisadventure would appear to substantiate that Silas by accident misplaced his method within the fog. yet then his inheritor is shot, and threats are made opposed to the following in line to inherit his fortune.The redoubtable Superintendent Hannasyde is named in to enquire. All clues aspect to an it seems that risk free eighty-year-old lady, yet because the Inspector delves additional into the case, he discovers that not anything is kind of because it seems?

PRAISE FOR they discovered HIM lifeless:

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"Wonderful characters, stylish, witty writing, excellent interval aspect, and rapturously romantic. Georgette Heyer achieves what the remainder of us in basic terms aspire to."
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Download E-books Bad Moon Rising: A Sam McCain Mystery (Sam McCain Mysteries) PDF

By Ed Gorman

The homicide of a prosperous younger girl sparks a backlash opposed to the hippie commune that has lately arrived in Black River Falls.

A hippie commune has invaded Black River Falls. whereas nearly all of the townspeople think that the bohemians have the appropriate to stay―despite how strange a few of their methods can seem―as continually, there's a minority that continually accuses them of every thing from felony actions to Satanism. As traditional, legal professional and personal investigator Sam McCain unearths himself in the midst of the talk, specifically whilst the teenage daughter of Paul Mainwaring, one of many town’s wealthiest males, is located murdered within the commune’s barn. A deeply younger guy (and Vietnam vet) named Neil Cameron is straight away charged with the crime, yet Sam has critical doubts.

during this energetic and poignant new novel, Ed Gorman deals readers his richest portrait but approximately Black River Falls and its humans.

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Download E-books The Name of the Game is Death / One Endless Hour (Dan J. Marlowe Bibliography) PDF

By Dan J. Marlowe

Stephen King known as Marlowe the toughest of the hard-boiled, and those novels are his masterpieces. listed below are the 2 books that introduce Earl Drake, a hardened thief on a project of vengeance. He s been shot, burned and placed away in an asylum yet they could t continue him there. Drake is a strength to be reckoned with. Barry Gifford stated it top: not anyone wrote more durable prose than Dan J. Marlowe. not anyone. This quantity comprises an advent by way of Charles Kelly, writer of "Gunshots in one other Room: The Forgotten lifetime of Dan J. Marlowe."

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By Linda Regan

It kind of feels like an easy case for newly promoted DCI Paul Banham and DI Alison Grainger: the murdered girls all bore an uncanny resemblance to Marilyn Monroe and labored for a look-alike service provider. however the enquiry quickly reveals connections with a covert research into drug-running and people-trafficking. a brand new member of the group, uniquely certified yet green, is positioned in a perilous situation-made tougher whilst love rears its complex head! Can Banham and Grainger store her from the villains-and from herself? ""Enjoyable 3rd police procedural to add Det. leader Insp. Paul Banham and Det. Insp. Alison Grainger. . . not just enjoyable yet particularly poignant."" Publishers Weekly ""Good motion, a certified research, and a heartbreaking finishing make this united kingdom procedural sequence worthy a look."" Library magazine ""The plot is very advanced and good built, and the characters are fantastically portrayed. this can be an altogether interesting and soaking up book."" - i like a secret

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