By Miranda Bliss
Cooking type is again in consultation for top friends-and someday sleuths-Annie and Eve. yet this time, Annie reveals herself at the teacher's part of the slicing board, assisting out in the course of a bar nutrients cooking type at D.C.'s most recent hotspot, Bellywasher's. And her ally, Eve, is in additional scorching water than ever-as the leading suspect in a student's homicide.
By George Axelrod
From the Academy Award nominated screenwriter of Breakfast at Tiffany's and The Manchurian Candidate comes a wide ranging tale of homicide and mischief… it is the tale of a big-game hunter, fisherman, fighter, customer to Cuba, under the influence of alcohol, and Nobel Prize-winning writer, lately deceased of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, whose ultimate unpublished manuscript may well fetch a mint… it is the tale of a quick, balding guy with a high-pitched voice and a vicious wit, whose cocktail events are the controversy of the city, specially whilst a stunning lady dies at one in all them… it is the tale of Hollywood’s sexiest starlet, who manages to hide issues even if she’s donning not anything yet a towel… …and it’s the tale of Dick Sherman, intrepid manhattan writer, at the path of the literary locate of the century – and the killer who will cease at not anything to maintain it from being came across.
By G.M. Ford
Seattle p.i. Leo Waterman isn't really trying to find difficulty whilst he and his forensic pathologist female friend Rebecca break out into the Washington wilder for a number of days of leisure -- it simply turns out to discover him. An previous good friend has bought a few selection estate right here in North America's basically rain wooded area and his posting of "No Trespassing" symptoms has incurred the wrath of each sportsman for miles round. yet what begins as irksome harassment by way of the angry locals quickly escalates into the genuine of the deadly. And it truly is simply Waterman's success to be within the epicenter of this murderous mess on the very second it bursts into flames.
By Anne Emery
Whilst Beau Delaney, the Halifax hotshot whose exploits are the topic of a brand new Hollywood movie, is charged with the homicide of his spouse Peggy, it’s legal professional and bluesman Monty Collins who takes the case. but if Beau’s relations dynamics and the looks of a mysterious child alert Monty that his consumer is keeping secrets and techniques, others take part to aid hold Beau from a existence in criminal. Monty’s good friend, Father Brennan Burke, has a hand within the research, as does Monty’s estranged spouse, Maura. observing all this is often Normie, Monty and Maura’s daughter, who has the present of moment sight. while she starts off having visions that contain Beau, she can’t inform whether or not they mirror anything he’s performed within the past—or whatever he may well do sooner or later. It then turns into transparent that Normie and Monty needs to depend on one another to find the reality approximately Peggy’s loss of life.
By Mark Mynheir
11 months in the past, Ray Quinn was once a tricky, quick-witted Orlando murder detective on the most sensible of his game–until a barrage of bullets ended his career…and his partner’s life.Now medically retired with a painful handicap, Ray battles the haunting guilt for his partner’s demise. Numbing the ache with alcohol and angle, Ray takes a task as an evening watchman at a swanky Orlando condo.But whilst a pastor and an unique dancer are chanced on lifeless in a single of the condos in an obvious murder-suicide, Ray can now not linger within the shadows. The pastor’s sister is confident her brother used to be framed and begs Ray to tackle an very unlikely case–to problem the proof and transparent her brother’s identify. Ray reluctantly pulls the threads of this supposedly dead-end case basically to resolve a homicide research so deep that it threatens to show the Orlando political panorama the wrong way up and remodel previous neighbors into new enemies. As Ray chases down leads and interrogates suspects, somebody is looking at his each circulation, anyone decided to maintain him from ever checking out the truth–at any price.
By Georgette Heyer
USA Today Bestseller!
One inheritor after one other turns up dead?
Silas Kane's 60th celebration is marred by way of argument and dissension among his kin, after which the subsequent morning, Kane is located useless. The coroner's verdict of dying bymisadventure would appear to substantiate that Silas unintentionally 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 termed in to enquire. All clues element to an it seems that harmless eighty-year-old girl, yet because the Inspector delves additional into the case, he discovers that not anything is sort of because it seems?
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By Geoffrey Household
A vintage mystery set in Dorset after the second one global warfare, filled with Household's signature motion and suspense.
An afternoon's capturing within the nation turns out a delightful prospect to Roger Taine, a revered kinfolk guy with a exceptional army list. but if he discovers a poacher on his land, he fires a caution blast that prevents the intruder lifeless in his tracks.
Investigating extra, Taine inadvertently uncovers a new-fascist plot which he's made up our minds to thwart. a sequence of auto chases, aeroplane drops and cross-country scrambles sharpen the secret, however the event takes a brand new twist whilst Taine discovers that he himself is being pursued via the police.