Category: Mystery

Classic Cashes in (Jack Colby, Car Detective, Book 6)

By Amy Myers

Jack Colby, vehicle detective, takes a probably regimen fee that precipitates him right into a risky global of secrets and techniques and murder"
A fee to shop for a vintage Packard saloon from the Nineteen Thirties on behalf of a shopper must have been regimen for Jack Colby, yet this Packard is detailed . . . and as Jack struggles to piece jointly the auto s heritage and the secret surrounding it, he's quickly brought on right into a harmful international the place not anything is because it seems.
What is the explanation in the back of enigmatic banking mogul Philip Moxton s determined hope for this actual vehicle? no matter what it really is, the auto s present proprietor, actor Tom Herrick, turns out to grasp it too and is all too keen to promote. but if homicide moves, Jack is drawn right into a hunt for the fact that comprises not just his own happiness yet dealing with a continuing killer.

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The Stalwart Companions (The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes)

By H. Paul Jeffers

NO guy IS ABOVE THE LAW

In this tale, written through destiny President Theodore Roosevelt lengthy earlier than the good Detective's first come upon with Dr Watson, Holmes visits the US to unravel a so much violent and despicable crime. against the law that was once to end up the main taxing of his extraordinary career...

Recently came upon within the basement of the recent York Police division, The Stalwart partners is certainly one of Holmes' most fun and weird chronicles.

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's undying production returns in a brand new sequence of handsomely designed detective tales. From the earliest days of Holmes' profession to his awesome encounters with Martian invaders, the extra Adventures sequence encapsulates the main diverse and exciting situations of the worlds' maximum detective.

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Lean Mean Thirteen (Stephanie Plum, No. 13)

By Janet Evanovich

New secrets and techniques, outdated flames, and hidden agendas are approximately to ship bounty hunter Stephanie Plum on her such a lot outrageous experience yet!

MISTAKE no 1
Dickie Orr. Stephanie was once married to him for roughly fifteen mins prior to she stuck him dishonest on her along with her arch-nemesis Joyce Barnhardt. one other fifteen mins after that Stephanie filed for divorce, hoping to by no means see both of them again.

MISTAKE #2
Doing favors for large bounty hunter Carlos Manoso (a.k.a. Ranger). Ranger wishes her to fulfill with Dickie and discover if he is doing whatever shady. seems, he's. seems, he is additionally again to doing Joyce Barnhardt. And it seems Ranger's favors regularly include a price...

MISTAKE #3
Going thoroughly nutso whereas doing the desire for Ranger, and attempting to follow physically damage to Dickie in entrance of the total place of work.
Now Dickie has disappeared and Stephanie is the typical suspect in his disappearance. Is Dickie useless? Can he be came upon? and will she remain one step forward during this new, harmful video game? Joe Morelli, the most popular cop in Trenton, NJ is additionally conserving Stephanie on her toes―and he may perhaps comprehend greater than we could on approximately her…It's a cat-and-mouse video game for Stephanie Plum, the place the last word prize could be her life.

With Janet Evanovich's aptitude for hilarious occasions, breathtaking motion, and unforgettable characters, Lean suggest Thirteen indicates why nobody can beat Evanovich for blockbuster entertainment.

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Little Girl Lost (Hard Case Crime Novels)

By Richard Aleas

Miranda Sugarman used to be alleged to be within the Midwest, operating as a watch doctor.  So how did she prove shot to dying at the roof of 1 of recent York City’s seediest strip clubs?

It’s John Blake’s task to determine – not only simply because he’s a personal investigator, yet simply because ten years previous, Miranda have been his lover. Now he has to discover the reality in regards to the lacking decade, approximately Miranda’s mystery lifestyles as 1/2 the strip membership circuit’s most popular act, and in regards to the vicious underworld determine she labored for. however the nearer John will get to the reality, the extra risky his research turns into, till a shattering faceoff in an East Village tenement alterations his lifestyles forever.

Little woman Lost is a gorgeous debut novel from a celebrated author whose brief tales were chosen for Best secret tales of the Year and The Year’s top Horror Stories in addition to short-listed for the Shamus Award through the personal Eye Writers of the United States.

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Death of an Old Master (Lord Francis Powerscourt)

By David Dickinson

In could 1901 the Salisbury Galleries announce the most important exhibition of the outdated grasp work ever obvious in Europe. pleasure is extreme. yet sooner than it opens, considered one of Britain's top artwork specialists, Christopher Montague, is located murdered in his examine. whilst Lord Francis Powerscourt is termed in to enquire he reveals each ebook, notepad and scrap of paper has been faraway from the scene of the crime. Montague have been engaged on whatever that may have rocked the paintings international. Did his article that claimed a few of the outdated Masters were painted lately through a unmarried hand have something to do along with his demise? Powerscourt embarks on an odyssey via a treacherous global of artwork buyers and imagine restorers in pursuit of a grasp forger. He travels to Sicily the place the path is going chilly, yet, after the thrills and possibility of that wild, lawless isalnd, in a remopte corer of britain, in actual fact eventually published.

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Delicious and Suspicious (Memphis Barbeque Mystery, Book 1)

By Riley Adams

Welcome to Aunt Pat's fish fry eating place, which serves up Memphis enjoyable with a facet order of murder.

Recipes integrated.

Named in honor of Lulu Taylor's nice aunt, Aunt Pat's family-run Memphis eating place is understood for its ribs and highly spiced cornbread. yet now the Taylor kinfolk should be identified for murder...

Rebecca Adrian got here to Memphis to suss out the easiest neighborhood BBQ for a sought after Cooking Channel convey. hassle is, a secret factor has killed her-and now all hands are pointing to Aunt Pat's eating place. Horrified that her relations is being accused of homicide, Lulu fires up her investigative talents to resolve the crime ahead of another person will get skewered.

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El coleccionista de libros

By Charlie Lovett

Amor y obsesión se unen en una historia sobre el enigma de Shakespeare.Tras l. a. muerte de su esposa Amanda, Peter Byerly, coleccionista y vendedor de libros antiguos, deja Estados Unidos y se retira del mundo. Nueve meses más tarde, Peter, instalado ya en una casita de l. a. campiña inglesa, se atreve por fin a entrar de nuevo en una librería de viejo. Mientras hojea un handbook del siglo XVIII sobre falsificaciones de escritores clásicos, encuentra entre las páginas del libro una acuarela victoriana que representa a una mujer idéntica a Amanda. Peter, obsesionado por averiguar quiénes fueron el autor y los angeles mujer del retrato, se embarca en una investigación que le permitirá resolver uno de los debates más controvertidos de los angeles historia de l. a. literatura: l. a. verdadera identidad de las obras atribuidas a William Shakespeare.El coleccionista de libros es una unique novela de misterio que nos lleva desde l. a. actualidad hasta el mundo de Shakespeare, pasando por l. a. Inglaterra del siglo XIX. Asimismo es un canto de amor a los libros destinado a hacer las delicias de todos los amantes de l. a. lectura. «Una fascinante novela de intriga literaria que te mantiene en vilo hasta su apasionante final.»

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Dolly Departed (A Gretchen Birch Murder Mystery Book 3)

By Deb Baker

Whilst Gretchen Birch unearths Charlie Maize, proprietor of a dollhouse store, at the flooring – useless and lined with toppled miniature room packing containers – she fears that Charlie’s loss of life wasn’t an coincidence. one of many room bins (displays that depict real-life scenes with furnishings and miniature dolls) is the set for a homicide, entire with a tiny bloody awl and pink splatters on its tiny partitions.

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"A trio of clever, self reliant women...the peek into this international is interesting" ~ Romantic Times

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"A complicated secret jam-packed with appeal in addition to suspense" ~ Who Dunnit

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“Fun, frantic and punctiliously enticing” ~ Sandra Balzo, writer of Brewed Crude Tattooed

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Felidae on the Road (Special US Edition)

By Akif Pirincci

Francis the cat detective, whose first case featured in Akif Pirinçci's overseas bestseller Felidae, enjoys a comfy bachelor life together with his human spouse and 'tin-opener' Gustav, until eventually someday catastrophe moves. Gustav is invaded by means of a reside - in lover who goals to reform his life style - and his cat's. Francis makes a decision to head at the highway, and units out one stormy evening to attempt his success within the country.

However, perils lurk within the state too. quickly the corpses are coming thick and quickly. A serial killer is slaughtering the farmyard cats. The unusual, blind tribe of cats who reside within the sewage approach, rescuing and adopting undesirable kittens, fee Francis to deliver the assassin to justice. yet who's the assassin? Are the sewer cats correct to suspect loopy Hugo, previously one in all their quantity, and his mastiff companion? may the genuine wrongdoer be the mysterious creature recognized to Francis as Monster Paw? What in regards to the seductive Alcina and her family members of forest-dwelling wild cats - how are they concerned? what's the actual mystery of the satellite tv for pc dish as soon as tended via Diana the ecologist and her cat the ESP fanatic Ambrosius? And why is a human hunter out to shoot Francis himself?

Reluctantly dabbling within the paranormal, Francis brings his logical mind to undergo at the case, till all is made transparent in a denouement with surprises to spring until eventually the last.
Once back, Akif Pirinçci has written a gripping and witty crime tale which even as faithfully displays pussycat behaviour.

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