Download E-books Night Work (Kate Martinelli) PDF

By Laurie R. King

Night Work

Kate and her companion, Al Hawkin, are known as to a scene of conscientiously completed homicide: the sufferer is a muscular guy, handcuffed and strangled, a stun gun's faint burn on his chest and sweet in his pocket. The likeliest individual to need him lifeless, his often-abused spouse, is meek and frail--and has an hermetic alibi. Kate and Al are stumped, until eventually a moment physique turns up--also zapped, cuffed, and strangled...and sporting a sweet bar. This sufferer: a convicted rapist. As newspaper headlines speculate approximately vendetta killings, a 3rd loss of life attracts Kate and Al right into a community of pitiless destruction that reaches a long way past San Francisco, a modern-style hit record with shudderingly primal roots.

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Download E-books The Golden City PDF

By J. Kathleen Cheney

For years, Oriana Paredes has been a undercover agent one of the social elite of the Golden urban, reporting again to her humans, the sereia, sea people banned from the city’s shores....

When her business enterprise and purely confidante comes to a decision to elope, Oriana has the same opinion to accompany her to Paris. yet earlier than they could leave, the 2 ladies are kidnapped and left to drown. Trapped underneath the waves, Oriana survives due to her history, yet she is compelled to observe her in simple terms pal die.

Vowing vengeance, Oriana crosses paths with Duilio Ferreira—a police advisor who has been investigating the disappearance of a string of servants from the city’s wealthiest houses. Duilio additionally has a mystery: he's a seer and his presents have led him to Oriana.

Bound by way of their secrets and techniques, now not trusting one another thoroughly but having no selection yet to interact, Oriana and Duilio needs to reveal a twisted plot of magic so darkish that it will probably reason the very textile of background to come back undone....

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Download E-books Kindness of Strangers PDF

By Julie Smith

"A BREATHLESS mystery . . . Smith pushes her protagonist to the brink and the sequence to a brand new excessive water mark of suspense."
--Los Angeles Times

On transitority depart of absence from the strength, Police Detective bypass Langdon turns into captivated with exposing the scary determine underneath the good-guy picture of Errol Jacomine--a liberal-minded, civic-spirited preacher who's operating for mayor of latest Orleans.

Immediately, an nameless military of hatchet males visit paintings on bypass, who learns that opposing Jacomine is harmful enterprise. And while the single witness to the preachers crimes turns up useless, pass follows her instincts to the darkish middle of bayou kingdom . . . the place useless police officers inform no tales.

"Displays the writing abilities of 1 of the genres major exponents . . . The climax, a frantic rescue attempt within the tooth of typhoon Hannah, will stick with you."
--The Cleveland simple broker

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Download E-books Messenger of Truth: A Maisie Dobbs Novel (Maisie Dobbs Novels) PDF

By Jacqueline Winspear

Maisie Dobbs investigates the mysterious loss of life of a arguable artist―and international warfare I veteran―in the fourth access within the bestselling series

London, 1931. The evening prior to an exhibition of his art opens at a famed Mayfair gallery, the debatable artist Nick Bassington-Hope falls to his dying. The police rule it an twist of fate, yet Nick's dual sister, Georgina, a wartime journalist and a notorious determine in her personal correct, is not confident.

When the experts refuse to think about her conception that Nick used to be murdered, Georgina seeks out a fellow graduate from Girton collage, Maisie Dobbs, psychologist and investigator, for aid. Nick was once a veteran of global struggle I, and sooner than lengthy the case leads Maisie to the desolate shorelines of Dungeness in Kent, and into the sinister underbelly of the city's artwork international.

In Messenger of Truth, Maisie once more uncovers the perilous legacy of the good battle in a society suffering to remember itself. yet to unravel the secret of Nick's demise, Maisie should preserve her head because the forces at the back of the artist's fall pop out of the shadows to silence her.

Following at the bestselling Pardonable Lies, Jacqueline Winspear grants one other shiny, exciting, and completely distinctive episode within the lifetime of Maisie Dobbs.

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Download E-books Murder Is Our Mascot (Schooled in Murder, Book 1) PDF

By Tracy D. Comstock

Homicide is the hot mascot at Ellington High...

A murdered trainer and a lacking counselor has thrown the varsity right into a overseas curriculum of anger, worry, and suspicion. English instructor Emily Taylor is decided to turn out that her lacking good friend isn't a assassin. but when she's now not, then who's? And the place might her pal be? opposed to the recommendation of fellow math instructor and previous overwhelm Tad, Emily and her ally Gabby dig into the lifeless coach's prior. yet anyone doesn't wish Emily unearthing their secrets and techniques and is decided to determine that she will get a failing grade within the sleuthing division. quickly, Emily unearths herself scrambling for a brand new lesson plan to unravel the murder...before the killer units his personal deadline!

Schooled in homicide Mysteries:
Murder is Our Mascot
School's Out for Murder
Lesson in worry (short tale within the Killer seashore Reads assortment)

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Download E-books Stranglehold (Lambert and Hook Detective series) PDF

By J M Gregson

A tender woman is located murdered in a abandoned house.

She has lain lifeless for 2 days, and there are few clues on the scene of the crime to spot her killer.

When there's a moment homicide within the related small neighborhood, it turns into visible that the quest is for a serial killer, who's bound to kill back.

The means the our bodies are laid out indicates not just a warped brain -- yet an individual made up our minds to taunt the police.

In the quiet kingdom city of Oldford, an entire group is struck with terror because it waits for the nocturnal killer to strike again.

With a number of suspects, yet no rationale for the killings, the research calls for all Superintendent John Lambert perception and services.

Can he remedy the secret sooner than one other blameless woman is murdered?

Or will extra sufferers fall prey to the killer’s lethal Stranglehold?

‘Stranglehold’ is a chilling secret tale and the 6th installment within the Lambert and Hook Detective series.

It is ideal for fanatics of Ian Rankin and Peter Robinson.

Praise for J M Gregson:

‘Begins with quiet commentary sooner than pouncing to murderous influence’ - Sunday convey

‘A chilling tale that by no means flags from begin to end’ - Bolton night information

James Michael Gregson taught for twenty-seven years in faculties, faculties and universities ahead of targeting full-time writing. He has written books on topics as diversified as golfing and Shakespeare. His different crime novels comprise ‘Stranglehold’ and ‘Making a Killing’.

Endeavour Press is the UK's top autonomous writer of electronic books.

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Download E-books Threadbare (Needlecraft Mystery) PDF

By Monica Ferris

As full-time proprietor of the Crewel global needlework store and part-time sleuth, Betsy Devonshire has unraveled greater than her proportion of tangled clues within the USA this day bestselling Needlecraft Mysteries. yet a cryptic embroidered message on a lifeless woman’s shirt may well turn out her maximum problem but…

When an aged homeless girl is located lifeless at the shore of Lake Minnetonka, she’s donning a shirt embroidered together with her will, which bequeaths every little thing she owns to her niece, Emily Hame—a member of the Monday Bunch at Betsy Devonshire’s Crewel international needlework store! yet Emily’s aunt is the second one homeless girl to be discovered useless in Excelsior, Minnesota. Is somebody focusing on the homeless, or is it on the topic of a large inheritance? Emily seeks assistance from her fellow needlecrafter Betsy to find the typical thread among the deaths—and to figure out if a assassin may possibly strike back…  

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Download E-books Hot Fudge PDF

By Anthony Bruno

Loretta Kovacs and Frank Marvelli, the fugitive-hunting heroes of Devil's Food and Double Espresso are again in one other horny, savvy yarn of lowlifes at the lam -- and the quirky characters who hunt them down.

Partners -- and enthusiasts eventually -- Frank and Loretta frequently bust parole violators for the hot Jersey leap Squad. yet their off-hours courting runs right into a couple of curvaceous velocity bumps within the kind of Vissa (short for Elvissa) Mylowe, a fellow PO and previous flame of Frank's who's simply too out-an-out impossible to resist for Loretta's piece of brain. whilst Vissa "borrows" Frank to assist her song down a infamous occupation legal who has surfaced in San Francisco, Loretta can not help trailing the pair the entire technique to California, simply to control them.

'Frisco is some distance from Jersey, in additional methods than simply miles, and Loretta and Frank quickly locate themselves in a sticky, tough imbroglio regarding a murderous menage a trois, a bisexual chinese language dominatrix, the I Ching, and the key aspect in Elmer Fudge Whirl ice cream.

Can a spanking new romance, and out of date highway smarts, live to tell the tale the recent Age twists and temptations of California? Or will Loretta's middle -- besides the remainder of her important organs -- be flooring up into dogfood?

Hot Fudge is a tasty, non-fattening legal confection that might depart your mouth watering for more.

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Download E-books Blues in the Night: A thriller set amongst the gangs of LA PDF

By Dick Lochte

The exciting new novel from a style veteran - When ex-con Dave ‘Mace’ Mason is employed by way of Paulie Lacotta, an previous acquaintance and high-rolling legal, to observe his ex-girlfriend, Angela, he is familiar with there’s extra to the task than he’s being informed. Angela has fallen in love with one in every of Paulie’s rivals, Tiny, and Paulie desires to recognize if she’s the explanation a huge deal lately went south. yet Mace attracts a few unwelcome realization as he investigates, and while Tiny is located lifeless, Mace wonders if he'll dwell lengthy adequate to discover the truth.

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