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  • Download E-books Nothing Can Rescue Me PDF

    By Elizabeth Daly

    In mid-1943, and as much as his elbows in struggle paintings, Henry Gamadge is eager for a quiet weekend. but if a half-forgotten classmate requests assistance, Gamadge is not able to refuse the tug of an old style tie. the matter, says Sylvanus, matters his Aunt Florence -- a giddy socialite, frightened of Nazi bombs. Florence has moved her huge family of hangers-on to the family members mansion in upstate manhattan. yet threat turns out to have them, within the kind of threatening messages inserted into the manuscript of Florence's painfully undesirable novel in development. a number of individuals of the loved ones are confident the messages are emanating shape one other international, however the courteously pragmatic Gamadge suspects a wrongdoer quite toward domestic.

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  • Download E-books Murder Takes Time: Friendship & Honor Series, Book One (Volume 1) PDF

    By Giacomo Giammatteo

    A string of brutal murders has our bodies piling up in Brooklyn, and Detective Frankie Donovan is familiar with what's going. Clues left on the crime scenes aspect to a person from the outdated local, and that won't stable.

    Frankie has taken oaths in his life--the one he took to uphold the legislations whilst he turned a cop, and the single he took together with his top buddies after they have been 8 years outdated and inseparable. these relationships have compelled Frankie to make many tricky judgements, yet now he faces the hardest one in every of his lifestyles; he has 5 murders to resolve and a type of neighbors is liable. If Frankie shall we him cross, he breaks the oath he took as a cop and dangers wasting his activity. but when he attempts to deliver him in, he breaks the oath he saved for twenty-five years--and dangers wasting his existence.

    In the local the place Frankie Donovan grew up, you never broke an oath.

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  • Download E-books Shirt on His Back (Benjamin January Mysteries) PDF

    By Barbara Hambly

    The new 'Benjamin January' novel from the best-selling writer - Abishag Shaw is looking for vengeance for his brother’s homicide – and Benjamin January is looking for cash after his financial institution crashes. some distance past the frontier, within the depths of the Rocky Mountains, either are to be came across on the nice Rendezvous of the Mountain males: a month-long orgy of inexpensive booze, shooting-matches, tall stories and cut-throat buying and selling. yet on the rendezvous, the invention of a corpse opens the door to tricks of a better plot, of insanity and wholesale homicide . . .

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  • Download E-books The Case of the Baited Hook PDF

    By Erle Stanley Gardner

    Who used to be that masked lady? That used to be the query plaguing Perry Mason. not anyone loves an excellent secret greater than Mason - yet being requested to symbolize a shopper who's concealing her id, let alone the details of her case, has given even the mythical criminal eagle a case of ruffled feathers. but the interesting cloak-and-dagger strategies have Perry hopelessly hooked. As for the silent siren at the back of the masks, is she heiress Byrl Gailord or penniless Adelle Hastings? either girls have ties to a guy named Tidings, a guy who could be a protector or predator. a guy who may perhaps resolution loads of difficult questions - if simply he hadn't been murdered.

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  • Download E-books Carolina Skeletons PDF

    By David Stout

    Based on precise occasions, a chilling story of homicide and injustice within the Jim Crow South

    As a fourteen-year-old black boy residing in Forties South Carolina, Linus Bragg should still comprehend higher than to keep on with the 2 bicycling white women. yet anything approximately Sue Ellen and Cindy Lou compels him. probably it’s the best way Cindy Lou speaks to him, or how Sue Ellen sits on her motorcycle. regardless of the cause, he follows the women into the woods. It’s the worst mistake he ever makes. whilst he comes into the clearing, either women are useless and younger Linus is the normal suspect. 40 years later, a nephew of Linus’s returns to South Carolina, all for this darkish second in his family’s prior. to discover the fourth one who visited the clearing that day capacity reopening a sinister bankruptcy of the small town’s heritage, which convinced evil males had concept closed forever.

    Carolina Skeletons is predicated at the 1944 case of George Stinney Jr., who, on the age of fourteen, grew to become the youngest individual achieved within the usa throughout the 20th century. After a swiftly scheduled listening to just a couple of hours lengthy, the jury fast charged him with a double homicide. He used to be placed to loss of life 3 months later.

    A haunting trip into America’s shameful previous, Carolina Skeletons deftly explores how history’s skeletons infrequently remain hidden ceaselessly.

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  • Download E-books Choke PDF

    By Stuart Woods

    A standalone novel from Stuart Woods, the #1 New York Times bestselling writer of the Stone Barrington and Holly Barker series...

    Murder isn't really a spectator sport.

    Chuck Chandler has choked on a couple of occasion—first as a professional tennis participant at Wimbledon, then as a womanizing trainer at posh tennis golf equipment round the kingdom. Now at Key West's previous Racquet membership, Chuck will get concerned with the inaccurate married woman—the engaging Clare Carras, married to an enigmatic older man—and quickly he's in far more than his head.

    Enter Tommy Sculley, a retired ny murder detective who has simply joined the most important West strength, and his younger eco-friendly associate, Daryl Haynes, who seems to be smarter than he seems to be. as much as their necks in an research of a extraordinary obvious murder, the 2 detectives slightly preserve afloat in murky waters. occasions take them from the Florida Keys to l. a. and again, as a plot emerges that contains not just the damaging Clare, yet a livid West Coast mob boss made up our minds to come again what's his at any cost.

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  • Download E-books Buttons and Bones (Needlecraft Mystery) PDF

    By Monica Ferris

    Aiding pals renovate their summer season cabin, Betsy uncovers a human skeleton hidden within the partitions. it seems that to be the physique of a Nazi soldier-perhaps from the WWII POW camp that when operated no longer faraway from city. sewing jointly the scant facts, Betsy is set to clear up the murder-no subject how in the past it could possibly have occurred.

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  • Download E-books A Moorland Hanging (Knights Templar) PDF

    By Michael Jecks

    14TH Century Devon: Peter Bruther flees his grasp, Sir William Beauscyr, in a time while to take action, may well earn him a brutal punishment.
    Having offered himself as a tin miner to the king, who provides him the prestige of a serf, he's secure from the claims of Sir William.
    while Bruther's physique is located striking from a tree, Simon and Sir Baldwin needs to examine a cold-blooded homicide.

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  • Download E-books The Cat Who Could Read Backwards PDF

    By Lilian Jackson Braun

    The realm of recent paintings is a secret to many. yet for Jim Qwilleran, it becomes a secret of one other type whilst his task to the artwork beat for The day-by-day Fluxion leads down the trail to homicide. A stabbing in an artwork gallery, vandalized work, a deadly fall from a scaffolding--this isn't really in any respect what Qwilleran expects whilst he turns his reportorial abilities to artwork. yet Qwilleran and his newly came across associate, Koko the intense Siamese, are again of their element--sniffing out clues and confounding criminals cause on mayhem and homicide.

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  • Download E-books The Monogram Murders: The New Hercule Poirot Mystery PDF

    By Agatha Christie, Sophie Hannah

    The bestselling novelist of all time.

    The world's most renowned detective.

    The literary occasion of the year—an all-new secret featuring

    Agatha Christie's mythical hero Hercule Poirot.

    Since the e-book of her first novel in 1920, greater than billion copies of Agatha Christie's books were bought world wide. Now, for the 1st time ever, the guardians of her legacy have authorized a new novel that includes Dame Agatha's such a lot cherished production, Hercule Poirot.

    'I'm a lifeless girl, or I can be soon...'

    Hercule Poirot's quiet supper in a London coffeehouse is interrupted whilst a tender lady confides to him that she is set to be murdered. She is terrified – yet begs Poirot to not locate and punish her killer. as soon as she is useless, she insists, justice may have been done.

    Later that evening, Poirot learns that 3 site visitors at a trendy London lodge were murdered, and a cufflink has been positioned in every one one's mouth. may perhaps there be a reference to the anxious lady? whereas Poirot struggles to place jointly the unusual items of the puzzle, the assassin prepares one other lodge bed room for a fourth victim...

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