Category: Mystery

The Big Chihuahua (A Barking Detective Mystery)

By Waverly Curtis

"Pepe is a delight!" --RT e-book Reviews (4 stars)

"In issues of braveness, there's no higher puppy than me!"

P.I. Geri Sullivan and her speaking Chihuahua, Pepe, are consistently hungry to sink their enamel right into a new case. So if supporting a hapless husband win again his wayward spouse potential sneaking right into a cult of dog-worshippers, porque no?

Inside the believers' rural retreat, Pepe perks up his ears while the charismatic chief pegs him because the subsequent incarnation of the spirit Dogawanda. however the discovery of a physique, murdered among mantras, indicates there is extra chicanery than channeling happening during this suspicious sect. whereas wild wolves howl, a killer is at the prowl--and it is as much as Geri and her dogs compadre to dig up the airborne dirt and dust.

Praise for the Barking Detective Mysteries

"Crafty plotting will preserve you engrossed and feature you eagerly expecting the subsequent book." --RT booklet Reviews, four Stars

"Move over, Scooby-Doo, there is a new puppy in town!" --Jennie Bentley

"I wait for Pepe's subsequent adventure!" --Bernadette Pajer, writer of A Spark of Death

"A enjoyable twist at the usual P.I. partnership." --Simon Wood

"Readers will sit up straight and beg for more." --Sushi the Shih Tzu, canines famous person of the Trash ‘n' Treasures mysteries by way of Barbara Allan

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Murder of a Stacked Librarian: A Scumble River Mystery

By Denise Swanson

There’s no position like Scumble River at Christmastime, and this yr, college psychologist Skye Denison has two times as a lot to celebrate—and to do. as well as the standard vacation frenzy, Skye’s marriage ceremony to police leader Wally Boyd is below per week away—that is, if the groom isn’t too busy operating to wait. The town’s attractive new librarian, Yvonne Osborn, has simply been murdered, and the checklist of suspects is piling up speedier than past due charges on an late book.

Yvonne’s strict conscience pissed off a few townspeople and infuriated others. Did her excessive criteria bring about her loss of life? Skye is distracted by means of concerns approximately what havoc the loopy Dooziers will wreak on her marriage ceremony day and no matter if she’ll healthy into her gown. yet Skye can’t find the money for to depart any web page unturned simply because except she works speedy to show the scheming killer, her chuffed finishing will be wear everlasting hold.…

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The Galton Case (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard)

Virtually two decades have handed in view that Anthony Galton disappeared, besides a suspiciously streetwise bride and several other thousand money of his family's fortune. Now Anthony's mom wishes him again and has employed Lew Archer to discover him. What turns up is a headless skeleton, a boy who claims to be Galton's son, and a con video game whose stakes are so excessive that somebody continues to be prepared to kill for them. Devious and poetic, The Galton Case screens MacDonald on the top of his shape.

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A Fatal Grace: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel

By Louise Penny

CC de Poitiers controlled to alienate every body within the hamlet of 3 Pines, correct up to date she died. whilst leader Inspector Armand Gamache starts his research, it kind of feels like an most unlikely homicide: CC was once electrocuted on a frozen lake, in entrance of the complete city, through the annual curling event. With compassion and braveness, Gamache digs underneath the idyllic floor of village lifestyles to discover lengthy buried secrets and techniques, whereas his personal enemies threaten to carry whatever much more chilling than the sour iciness winds to 3 Pines.

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The Calendar Kidnappers: A Psychological and Paranormal Thriller

By Jon Osborne

Whilst eight-year-old June McMillan is taken from open air her college by means of an unhinged former psychological sufferer who steals teenagers named after the months of the 12 months, she dissociates in a wondrous fantasyland she calls "Rainbow Bridges," the place the glossy silver trout consult one another of their specific bubble language and the pleasant beavers by no means, ever consume them.

With one other skull-cracking hangover to maintain him corporation alongside the best way, veteran fortress Myers cop Max Clayton is thrust into the case whilst he starts off to enquire the homicide of the little girl's mom at the related day June is taken.

Pairing with an previous colleague from his days within the FBI - specific Agent Lacey Billups - Clayton is compelled to solve the brain of a madman sooner than it's too past due and Rainbow Bridges comes tumbling down without end.

PRAISE FOR JON OSBORNE'S different paintings
"Terrifying, suspenseful and certainly unique, KILL ME as soon as will relax you to the bone." - Karin Slaughter, NYT bestselling writer of The furnish County sequence

"If you love a troublesome area that glitters and drips, you'll get pleasure from Mr. Osborne's first foray." - Cody Mcfadyen, NYT bestselling writer of the Smokey Barrett sequence

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The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes: The Scroll of the Dead

By David Stuart Davies

Holmes attends a seance to unmask an impostor posing as a medium, Sebastian Melmoth, a guy hell-bent on acquiring immortality after the invention of an historic Egyptian papyrus. it's as much as Holmes and Watson to prevent him and sidestep disaster...

In this fast moving experience, the motion strikes from London to the picturesque Lake District as Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson once again conflict with the forces of evil.

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 surprising encounters with Martian invaders, the extra Adventures sequence encapsulates the main assorted and exciting circumstances of the worlds’ maximum detective.

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Third Girl: A Hercule Poirot Mystery (Hercule Poirot Mysteries)

By Agatha Christie

The Queen of puzzle has come to Harper Collins! Agatha Christie, the said mistress of suspense—creator of indomitable sleuth leave out Marple, meticulous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, and such a lot of different unforgettable characters—brings her complete oeuvre of inventive whodunits, locked room mysteries, and difficult puzzles to Harper Paperbacks. while the Third Girl sharing a London flat with others broadcasts to Poirot that she’s a assassin after which disappears, the masterful investigator needs to determine even if the lacking woman is a felony, a sufferer, or only insane.

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Death By Bridle (Josiah Reynolds Mystery 3)

By Abigail Keam

Josiah is again at the path of a assassin. Arthur Aaron Greene III is considered one of Kentucky's such a lot favorite horse males, yet he's came across placing from the rafters in a horse barn with stones in his wallet and a bucket of water less than his ft. the single witness is a 9 12 months previous boy who can not seem to bear in mind precisely what occurred. Relentless in her pursuit of the killer, Josiah stumbles into many years of lies and deception that come with her expensive pal, girl Elsmere. Josiah discovers that she needs to return to 1962 if she is to determine the reality in any respect, whereas making the rounds of quirky characters that may in basic terms be present in the plush Bluegrass horse nation. struggling with an unknown enemy within the glamorous international of Thoroughbreds, oak-cured bourbon and antebellum mansions, Josiah struggles to discover the reality in a land that retains its secrets and techniques good.

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Killing Orders: A V. I. Warshawski Novels

V.I.'s battleaxe Aunt Rosa is lower than research by way of the FBI and SEC after counterfeit inventory certificate have been stumbled on at St. Albert's Priory, the place she serves as treasurer. As malicious as her aunt is, V.I. is familiar with she's now not cheating, so V.I. vows to guard her from taking the autumn. yet V.I. starts off wondering the power of her family members ties whilst a menacing voice at the telephone threatens to throw acid into her eyes if she does not butt out. The stakes are excessive as she starts to smell out a connection among Chicago's strongest associations: the Church and the Mob.

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