Mystery

Download E-books The Case of the Murdered Madame (Peter Chambers, Book 8) PDF

By Henry Kane

"A petulant blonde bombshell with a perilous flavor for probability ... A ham actor who stars dramatically in his personal homicide ... A sharpshooting hoodlum who takes his killing casually ... And a girl Greek thinker with "the longest, shapeliest legs in New York" ... those are just some of the characters who combine it up with Peter Chambers, as fiction's such a lot attention-grabbing inner most eye vaults from one lighting-paced, hard-boiled experience to another."

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Download E-books Justice Hall: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes PDF

By Laurie R. King

In simple terms hours after Holmes and Russell go back from fixing one riddle at the moor, one other knocks on their entrance door…literally.

It’s a secret that starts through the nice warfare, while Gabriel Hughenfort died amidst scandalous rumors that experience haunted the kin ever on account that. yet it’s now not until eventually Holmes and Russell arrive at Justice corridor, a house of unearthly perfection set in a backyard modeled on Paradise, that they absolutely comprehend the irony echoed within the relations motto, Justicia fortitudo mea est: “Righteousness is my strength.”

A path of ominous clues leads Holmes and Russell from an English hamlet to trendy Paris to the wild prairie of the hot global. yet because the second of reckoning ways, will justice be done…or have they been lured immediately into an elusive killer’s completely baited seize?

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Download E-books The Girl in the Face of the Clock PDF

By Charles Mathes

Charles Mathes has inspired readers along with his artistic sequence of "Girl" stand-alones within which a special woman heroine needs to discover a depressing mystery approximately her family's previous. during this fourth addition to the sequence, Mathes brings readers Jane Sailor, a tender girl who choreographs degree strive against for theatrical productions. She is operating at a local repertory corporation while she will get an ominous cellphone name urging her to come to long island: anything has occurred to her father.

Jane has been looking forward to this demand years. Aaron Sailor was once a promising painter sooner than he fell down the steps in their Soho loft. He has been in a coma for the earlier 8 years, and the medical professionals have made it transparent that there's no probability for restoration. This telephone name from the nursing domestic can purely suggest something.

But her father isn't really lifeless, Jane learns to her shock. nonetheless subconscious, he has all at once all started to talk. What he says is as baffling because it is provoking. "No, Perry, do not do it. No, Perry, no." have been those the final phrases that Aaron spoke prior to his head was once smashed at the vestibule flooring? may perhaps his fall maybe haven't been an coincidence? And who was once Perry?

Searching via her father's outdated papers Jane stumbles throughout a reputation she hasn't ever heard sooner than. Perry Mannerback seems to be an eccentric billionaire who spends his time giving freely cash and accumulating infrequent clocks. Jane is going to paintings for him, hoping to discover a few solutions, yet in its place discovers the true query: Will she get out of this alive?

From the excessive stakes international of latest York urban paintings galleries to the underbelly of London's old exchange to the complicated attentions of a world financier, Jane follows the path of a killer as Charles Mathes takes his readers on one other striking experience.

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Download E-books Open Season: A Joe Gunther Novel (Joe Gunther Mysteries) PDF

By Archer Mayor

Lt. Joe Gunther of the Brattleboro, Vermont police strength has a significant challenge: in a group the place a decade may possibly go with out a unmarried homicide, the physique count number is without warning mounting. blameless voters are being killed―and others set-up―seemingly orchestrated via a mysterious ski-masked guy. symptoms recommend 3 year-old homicide trial could lie on the middle of items, yet it’s a case that many within the division would like remained closed. a guy of quiet integrity, Lt. Gunther is aware that he needs to pursue the case to its end, anyplace it leads.

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Download E-books Dumb Witness: A Hercule Poirot Mystery (Hercule Poirot Mysteries) PDF

By Agatha Christie

The Queen of poser has come to Harper Collins! Agatha Christie, the stated mistress of suspense—creator of indomitable sleuth omit Marple, meticulous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, and such a lot of different unforgettable characters—brings her whole oeuvre of inventive whodunits, locked room mysteries, and confusing puzzles to Harper Paperbacks. In Dumb Witness, Hercule Poirot investigates the very suspicious demise of an aged spinster who, fearing the very worst, had written to the nice detective sooner than her demise.

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Download E-books The Galton Case (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard) PDF

Nearly 20 years have handed due to the fact that Anthony Galton disappeared, besides a suspiciously streetwise bride and a number of other thousand money of his family's fortune. Now Anthony's mom desires 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 monitors MacDonald on the top of his shape.

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Download E-books Mad About the Boy? PDF

By Dolores Gordon-Smith

"Recaptures the power and insouciance of the Golden Age of writers."--Robert Barnard

It's the peak of summer season, 1923. At a ball in Sussex, former Royal Flying Corps pilot Jack Haldean investigates an obvious suicide, yet every little thing is thrown into chaos while a bunch of Russian revolutionaries turns into excited by the affair. In a case regarding deception, greed, jealousy, kidnapping, torture, and extra homicide, Jack will face an agonizing selection.

Dolores Gordon-Smith is the writer of A Fete Worse than Death, the 1st within the Jack Haldean sequence. She is married with 5 daughters and lives in Cheshire, uk.

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Download E-books Shocking True Story PDF

By Gregg Olsen

Kevin Ryan is a author within the much-maligned style of precise crime who desperately wishes a devious, over-the-top tale for the topic of his subsequent publication. How else can he continue his spouse Valerie’s roots dyed and continue himself from handing out taco samples on the neighborhood grocery store? whilst Kevin isn’t Googling himself or spot checking his books’ inventory at shops round the kingdom or on-line, he’s bringing the risks (ie, criminals and different crazies) of his task domestic to spouse Val and dual daughters Taylor and Hayley. Kevin is at the hunt for the large one, the tale which can holiday him out of the mid-list and onto the bestseller lists. after which there’s a knock on the door--a tale unearths him… A distraught 20-year outdated Jett Carter exhibits up on the Ryan condo simply because her mom and sister are imprisoned—perhaps if Kevin writes their tale and divulges the reality, he can assist exonerate them. The Carters’ story is the proper white-trash-attempted-murder-love-triangle that Kevin’s editor will love and his fanatics will eat. He starts off to put in writing “Love You to Death.” Then on a stunning summer time day, the wheels of murder are set in movement and Kevin’s personal tale starts off to eclipse the crime he's chronicling. whilst his number 1 fan is murdered and one other physique turns up, the Ryans’ lifestyles in Port Gamble and all that Kevin holds expensive is in jeopardy. someplace in “Love You to dying” and in the “bunch of low hire losers” he’s interviewing is the killer.

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