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Download The Art Of Dying; Partners in Crime, Book 4 by Josh Lanyon PDF

By Josh Lanyon

#4 within the companions IN CRIME sequence! fans and different Strangers via Josh Lanyon convalescing from a close to deadly coincidence, artist Finn Barret returns to Seal Island in Maine to leisure and get well. yet Seal Island is haunted with thoughts, a few candy, a few unhappy; 3 years in the past Finn came across his lover within the fingers of Fitch, Finn's dual brother. when you consider that that day, Finn has obvious neither Conlan nor Fitch. in truth, not anyone has obvious Fitch. What occurred to him? Did Fitch run away, as every body believes? Or did he meet a extra sinister destiny? to place the earlier to leisure - and notice if there is any likelihood of a destiny with Con - Finn needs to detect the reality. however the deeper he digs, the extra cause he has to worry Con is the one one that understands what actually occurred to Fitch... physique paintings through Jordan Castillo fee His lover has betrayed and swindled Ray Carlucci out of every thing he valued, together with a tattoo enterprise. Hounded via collectors, weary of center, he accepts the task of chauffeur and physique guy for the death proprietor of a distant property. The island, minus its prosperous summer time colony, is colorless in iciness and Ray thinks he knows why employees at the property periodically desolate tract. yet, he is baffled via, then interested in, Anton, the eccentric artist who haunts the woodland, bringing unusual lifestyles to extraordinary and disquieting sculptures amidst the ice and timber. while the physique of a guy who as soon as held Ray's activity rises from the frosty earth, Ray wonders what half Anton's wildness has within the escalating violence.

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Download The Big Caper by Lionel White PDF

By Lionel White

White is among the lesser-known noirists whose books have been filmed via Kubrick and Godard ('Pierrot le Fou' used to be 'based on' 'Obsession') and have been a power on Tarantino. regardless of the name, this can be extra of a personality research, with a chilling portrayal of a cold-hearted manipulator referred to as Flood and the lads and girls, solid and undesirable, who persist with his orders, notwithstanding reluctantly. The attitudes to ladies are greatly of its time (mid-fifties), i.e. 3 different types: stable, undesirable, and married. there is humour, and violence, and a common experience of unease. Memorable pulp noir, a forgotten vintage.

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Download Death Shoots a Birdie (Birdwatcher's Mysteries) by Christine Goff PDF

By Christine Goff

Christine Goff's bestselling Birdwatcher's secret sequence has proven readers that birding is pleasant for everyone-but few cuckoos reflect on homicide between its extra unique points of interest. In her most modern novel, a proposed land deal turns into grounds for homicide... Rachel Wilder's first mistake was once agreeing to dig up info on popular birder man Saxby. Her moment used to be related to her good friend Dorothy MacBean. How may perhaps she have anticipated the 2 could fall head-over-heels in love? Rachel's much more stunned whilst he turns into the major suspect within the homicide of his prot?g?-whose startling disclose could have upstaged his mentor's examine at the painted bunting's major habitat. yet operating to transparent his identify and resolve this mess, Rachel starts off to ask yourself if-like the painted bunting-Saxby particularly did kill one other male who was once encroaching upon his turf...

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Download The Man Who Killed His Brother by Stephen R. Donaldson PDF

By Stephen R. Donaldson

Mick ''Brew'' Axbrewder used to be an excellent P.I. That was once earlier than he by accident shot and killed a cop-worse, a cop who occurred to be his personal brother. Now he simply works from time to time, as muscle for his outdated associate, Ginny Fistoulari. it is a residing. And it offers an occasional chance for him to dry out. yet their newest case calls for greater than muscle. Brew's lifeless brother's daughter has disappeared. His brother's widow desires him and Ginny to in-vestigate. And either one of them appear to count on him to sober up. as the darkness they're discovering un-der the skin of Sunbelt urban Puerto del Sol is going past one lacking youngster. Axbrewder will desire all his abilities to confront that darkness. so much of all, he will have to confront his personal worst enemy-him-self. Over 20 years in the past, bestselling writer Ste-phen R. Donaldson released 3 novels approximately Mick Axbrewder and Ginny Fistoulari, as pa-perback originals lower than the pseudonym ''Reed Stephens.'' extra lately, less than his personal identify, Donaldson released a brand new novel within the se-quence, the guy Who Fought by myself. Now, for Donaldson's thousands of readers all over the world, the 1st of the unique books the fellow Who Killed His Brother seems lower than Donaldson's personal identify, in revised and extended shape.

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Download Darwin's Nightmare by Mike Knowles PDF

By Mike Knowles

Wilson has spent his complete existence less than the radar. Few humans be aware of who he's or even much less know the way to discover him. in simple terms humans even recognize his genuine career, engaging in confidential—and illegal—jobs for a really undesirable guy. yet sooner or later he crosses the road, saving his acquaintances and incomes the hatred of a vengeful mob boss. He survives in basic terms by means of delving even deeper into the underworld of Hamilton. His subsequent activity is deceptively simple—transporting a likely innocuous bag whose contents are either mystery and dangerously useful. quickly Wilson discovers who the bag’s genuine vendors are and simply how badly they wish it again.

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Download Shattered Silk by Barbara Michaels PDF

By Barbara Michaels

Karen Nevitt has introduced new existence to outdated, deserted issues. Her classic garments assortment, nestled away in Washington, D.C.'s picturesque Georgetown, positive aspects beautiful fashion designer originals from many years earlier. yet there's something lethal sewn into the lace and gentle materials she has—clues to a forgotten secret that's pulling Karen right into a darkish and terrifying position. A mystery as soon as locked away in previous trunks and dusty attics is crying out for justice, and simply she will be able to make issues correct. yet a killer nonetheless lurking within the shadows has made up our minds that the reality needs to stay hidden . . . and Karen Nevitt needs to die.

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Download Dark Tort by Diane Mott Davidson PDF

By Diane Mott Davidson

The recent York occasions bestselling writer chefs up a knockout deal with that includes the irrepressible caterer Goldy Schulz "I tripped over the physique of Dusty Routt at part earlier ten at the evening of October 19. . . ." Goldy Schulz has a profitable new gig, getting ready breakfasts and conference-room snacks for a neighborhood legislation company. it truly is time-consuming, yet Goldy is having fun with it -- till the evening she arrives to discover Dusty, the firm's paralegal, lifeless. The negative younger girl additionally occurred to be Goldy's buddy and neighbor, and now Dusty's grieving mom begs Goldy to determine who murdered her daughter. simply because the police are at the case does not imply Goldy cannot perform a little snooping herself. whereas catering a celebration on the domestic of 1 of the firm's legal professionals, she manages to overhear an incriminating dialog and finally ends up studying a number of clues within the kitchen. ahead of lengthy, Goldy is knee-deep in suspects, considered one of whom is very harmful and extremely at risk of prepare dinner Goldy's goose.

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Download Jane and the Prisoner of Wool House by Stephanie Barron PDF

By Stephanie Barron

In her 6th engrossing trip, Jane Austen employs her scrumptious wit and kin ties to the Royal military in a case of homicide at the excessive seas. someplace within the picturesque British port of Southampton, between a staff of colourful, eccentric, and fiercely person souls, a killer has come ashore. And in basic terms Jane can fathom the depths of his ruthless mind....

Jane and the Prisoner of Wool House

“I will assert that sailors are endowed with larger worthy than any set of fellows in England.”

So muses Jane Austen as she stands within the buffeting wind of Southampton’s quay beside her brother Frank on a uncooked February morning. Frank, a publish captain within the Royal army, is with no send to command, and his top prospect is the Stella Maris, a quick frigate captained through his outdated good friend Tom Seagrave.

“Lucky” Tom — so dubbed for his behavior of besting enemy ships — is almost immediately in shame, charged with violating the Articles of conflict. Tom’s first lieutenant, Eustace Chessyre, has accused Seagrave of homicide within the loss of life of a French captain after the quit of his send.

Though fortunate Tom denies the cost, his dagger was once present in the useless man’s chest. Now Seagrave faces court-martial and execution for a criminal offense he swears he didn't commit.

Frank, deeply grieved, is bound his good friend will hold. yet Jane purposes that both Seagrave or Chessyre is mendacity — and that she and Frank have an obligation to find the reality.

The look for the captain’s honor contains them into the afflicted center of Seagrave’s kinfolk, via many of the seaport’s worst sinkholes, and in the end to Wool apartment, the barred brick constitution that serves as gaol for French prisoners of battle.

Risking contagion or worse, Jane is of the same opinion to nurse the murdered French captain’s imprisoned workforce — and elicits a debonair surgeon’s account of the Stella Maris’s conflict that looks to transparent Tom Seagrave of all guilt.

When Eustace Chessyre is located murdered, the total affair takes at the visual appeal of an insidious plot opposed to Seagrave, who's charged with the crime. may well any of his naval colleagues want him useless? In an period of turbulent intrigue and contested amour, may possibly or not it's a case of cherchez l. a. femme ... or a veiled political foe at paintings? And what of the sealed orders below which Seagrave embarked that fateful evening within the Stella Maris? demise knocks back at Jane’s personal door earlier than the ultimate knots within the killer’s internet are thoroughly untangled.

Always mind-blowing, Jane and the Prisoner of Wool House is an clever and fascinating secret that introduces Jane and her readers to “the naval set” — and charts a real direction in the course of the beginner sleuth’s so much bothered waters yet.

From the Hardcover edition.

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