Download E-books The Brush-Off: A Hair-raising Mystery PDF

By Laura Bradley

Make an appointment for intrigue at Reyn Marten Sawyer'shair salon Outrageous, flirtatious, and as colourful as a magenta mohawk, Reyn tracks twisted crimes, untangles tight knots, and not, ever leaves unfastened ends. a person essentially intended enterprise after they particular San Antonio's hair salon king, Ricardo, who was once fatally stabbed with a extraordinary weapon: a pointy plastic hair decide. Reyn had loaned Ricardo the software -- and now she's not just mourning her pal and mentor's homicide: she's additionally a suspect. And within the eyes of attractive detective Jackson Scythe, she's one appealing stylist who should still drop her insistent sleuthing like a sizzling curler. yet Reyn's wound a bit too tight to stick out of the thick of items, together with teasing and taming the stubbornly unmarried Scythe whereas taking brief cuts to capture a killer -- and uncovering the previous of a lifeless guy, whose secrets and techniques will make Reyn's hair curl....

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Download E-books The Dead Hour PDF

By Denise Mina

Paddy Meehan returns in Denise Mina's strongest secret but, nominated for a 2007 Edgar Award

When journalist Paddy Meehan investigates a household dispute, the well-dressed guy who solutions the door assures her the blonde within the shadows at the back of him is okay, and slips her funds ahead of he closes the door. in truth, the girl used to be tortured and left to die later that evening, and Paddy has in simple terms days to discover the reality earlier than the newspaper learns of her bribe and the police shut the case for purposes in their personal. purely Paddy cares sufficient to pursue a gloomy and brutal tale which may make her career-or kill her, in a unique that proves why Denise Mina is "some type of remarkable" (Wall road Journal).

"Brutally funny." -People

"Mina back demonstrates why she is among the most sensible secret writers on each side of the Atlantic." -Miami Herald

"In all her lack of confidence, Paddy is achingly actual . . . and Mina's note-perfect writing captures Paddy's voice dead-on." -Boston Globe

"A gloriously visceral type. . . . Mina excels at narrative and social commentary." -Newsday

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Download E-books One Grave Less: A Diane Fallon Forensic Investigation PDF

By Beverly Connor

Forensic anthropologist Diane Fallon has attempted to place the prior in the back of her, constructing herself as head of the River path Museum of typical background. overdue one evening on the museum, Diane hears terrified cries and reveals an injured man-a former coworker from her time as a human rights activist in South the US.

Left with a physique, a bone, and a cryptic message, Diane has to dig again into her prior with international Account foreign, earlier than the subsequent human rights abused are hers...

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Download E-books Old Wounds (Dell Mystery) PDF

By Vicki Lane

Elizabeth Goodweather understands what it’s prefer to be an intruder, to maintain secrets and techniques and nurse wounds. yet Elizabeth raised a kinfolk in those mist-shrouded North Carolina hills and is deeply settled on her small farm—even discovering the distance to permit a brand new guy into her lifestyles. every thing alterations while her daughter Rosemary returns domestic, decided to resolve a nineteen-year-old riddle: the mysterious disappearance of her ally, Maythorn Mullins, whilst the women have been simply ten.

Soon Elizabeth and her daughter are prying into the unusual heritage of the Mullins relations, confronting a fancy thicket of relationships and exploring a realm of magic and Cherokee legend that Maythorn shared secretly with Rosemary.

But so much of all, they are going to notice that in the back of a child’s disappearance was once whatever extra evil and much nearer than they ever imagined....

From the Paperback edition.

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Download E-books The Alpine Quilt: An Emma Lord Mystery PDF

By Mary Daheim

Bestselling writer Mary Daheim is aware the way to spin a secret with a good plot and captivatingly eccentric characters. And her shiny Pacific Northwest setting–a personality in itself–has garnered her a plethora of dedicated lovers. Now her imaginative and resolute journalist Emma Lord has one other secret to solve–and a good more durable cut-off date to meet.

individuals of the Burl Creek Thimble membership, a quilting circle in small-town Alpine, Washington, are making plans a fete to welcome again Genevieve Bayard, who left the gang, and Alpine, a long time in the past. yet Gen’s homecoming is minimize decidedly brief while she dies at a cocktail party. Emma Lord, proprietor and writer of the neighborhood newspaper, The Alpine recommend, instantly arrives at the scene to file the incident and sleuth her method to the reality.

even though it seems that Gen wasn’t cherished via everybody within the Alpine group, her premature dying nonetheless comes as a surprise. to aid resolve the secret, Emma turns to Vida Runkel, the Advocate’s trusty apartment & domestic editor. this type of infamous tale would routinely have Vida chomping on the bit, yet to Emma’ s shock Vida is hesitant, even downright unwilling to get involved.

The loss of life of Genevieve Bayard, even if, isn’t the one crime in Alpine. there was a rash of burglaries, together with at Emma’s personal comfortable log cabin. Are the break-ins and the homicide attached? As Emma digs, she uncovers a stunning scandal which could element the finger of guilt at one in all her nearest and dearest . . . whereas single-handedly altering the historical past of Alpine itself.

From the Hardcover edition.

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Download E-books Killer Pancake (Goldy Culinary Mysteries, Book 5) PDF

By Diane Mott Davidson

Whilst Goldy, proprietor of Goldilocks' Catering, faces the problem of whipping up a luxurious lowfat banquet for the Mignon Cosmetics' corporation ceremonial dinner, she rises to the party brilliantly...only to find simply how gruesome the wonder biz can be!

On the day of the ceremonial dinner Goldy reveals herself confronting an offended mob of demonstrators--"Spare the Hares"--who item to Mignon Cosmetics' animal-testing rules. As she struggles to hold 40 kilos of lowfat fare from her van to the mall the place the ceremonial dinner is being held, she hears an ominous
squeal of tires and a scary thump. Seconds later, a Mignon worker lies lifeless at the pavement. and shortly the police observe that this hit-and-run was once no

Now Goldy is enmeshed as much as her saute pans in a murder investigation.  Could the homicide have had anything to do with Spare the Hares--or with the unique flower discovered close to the useless physique? although busy serving up Hoisin Turkey and Grand Marnier Cranberry tarts, Goldy makes a decision to begin digging at Mignon's
million-dollar cosmetics counter. but if one other homicide occurs and Goldy herself is attacked, the caterer became sleuth understands she needs to step up her
search for a ugly killer. For this time was once just a caution. subsequent time she'll be dead--and it will not be lovely.

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Download E-books Hail to the Chef (A White House Chef Mystery) PDF

By Julie Hyzy

White residence govt chef Ollie Paras has to place her personal pursuits at the again burner whilst a kindly electrician is electrocuted to dying, and the 1st Lady’s nephew dies in an obvious suicide below 24 hours after cleansing shrimp with Ollie. Ollie suspects whatever fishy is happening. She’ll need to watch her back—and discover a killer not going to be pardoned.

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Download E-books Scared to Death (Detective Kay Hunter crime thriller series, Book 1) PDF

By Rachel Amphlett

A serial killer murdering for kicks. A detective looking revenge.

When the physique of a snatched schoolgirl is located in an deserted biosciences construction, the case is first taken care of as a kidnapping long gone flawed.

But Detective Kay Hunter isn’t confident, specifically while a guy is located lifeless with the ransom cash nonetheless in his possession.

When a moment schoolgirl is taken, Kay’s worst fears are realised.

With her occupation in jeopardy and wanting to hide a traumatic mystery, Kay’s hunt for the killer turns into a race opposed to time ahead of he claims one other life.

For the killer, the sport has basically simply begun...

Scared to Death is the 1st e-book in a brand new crime mystery sequence that includes Kay Hunter – a detective with a hidden previous and an doubtful future…

If you're keen on Angela Marsons, Peter James and Mark Billingham, detect Rachel Amphlett’s new sequence this day – at a distinct release price.

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Thrilling begin to a brand new sequence. Scared to dying is a stylish, shrewdpermanent and gripping crime thrillerRobert Bryndza, united states this day bestselling writer of the lady within the Ice

A fast moving, deeply irritating thriller that had me at the fringe of my seat from begin to finishBooks Of All Kinds

“Oohhh what a FANTASTIC starting to a brand new series! this can be dark and gritty, with surprises that I didn’t see coming.” Novel Gossip

“A useless physique, a psychotic killer and a good liable detective ... in the event you like your crime fiction simple, fast-paced and real Scared to loss of life is the right learn for you…” Swirl and Thread

“Extremely well-plotted, this relatively is a singular that will hold you at the fringe of your seat!Jo’s ebook Blog

“In this novel, i really believed the cause of the killings. It used to be new, attention-grabbing, and made a fresh quantity of feel … reminded me every now and then of Chris Chibnall’s Broadchurch seriesThe Crime Review

“A quite reliable sequence opener, that includes Detective Kay Hunter … she’s certainly protecting the powerful girl detective clean and alive!” It Takes A Woman

“A fast moving mystery of a narrative that attracts you in from the beginning and may make your middle quicken!The nice British e-book Off

“A gutsy, quick and darkish book that's packed complete with unsuspecting twists. strikes at a constant velocity, with an intensely darkish plot, that includes a top quality lady protagonist.” Mrs B’s booklet Reviews

“The murders shock, and the plot is pacey, twisting with action … with multiple shock inside of it pages, Scared to demise will fulfill any lover of serial killer fiction” Postcard Reviews

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Download E-books Pepperoni Pizza Can Be Murder (Pizza Lovers Mysteries) PDF

By Chris Cavender

For as soon as, it sort of feels, nobody is attempting to pin a homicide on Eleanor fast, proprietor of the delicious pizzeria A Slice of pleasure within the quiet little city of trees Ridge, North Carolina. yet anyone has to respond to for that physique in her kitchen. . .and it feels like the ultimate cease for Greg Hatcher, her deliveryman, could be the kingdom reformatory. . .

Eleanor is familiar with Gregg could by no means have lethally bashed his personal brother within the head with a pizza-rolling pin. convinced, Wade was once greedily claiming way over his justifiable share in their kinfolk inheritance. And Gregg did seize his ex-girlfriend Katy smooching at the sofa with Wade. it truly is no ask yourself that bushes Ridge's police chief--and Eleanor's ex-sweetheart--has his points of interest set on discovering and arresting bad Gregg.

But as Eleanor and her saucy sister Maddy dig a bit deeper into the secret, they locate Wade's enemies start to outnumber the slices on a wide pie. this is often one secret that is made to reserve, and if Eleanor and Maddy do not discover who killed Wade, Gregg's supply days are over. yet whereas discovering the killer is something, escaping alive to dish the products to the police is kind of one other.

Includes scrumptious pizza recipe!

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Download E-books Mrs. Jeffries Rights a Wrong (A Victorian Mystery) PDF

Mrs. Jeffries is again within the New York Times bestselling Victorian sequence, excellent for enthusiasts of Downton Abbey.

Thomas Mundy checked into London’s Wrexley resort yet he by no means looked at. The maid discovered him at the ground of his room, bludgeoned to loss of life by means of his personal jogging stick. Inspector Witherspoon is quickly at the case and learns Mundy had a name for being well mannered, captivating, and diligent—an not going sufferer for this kind of violent crime.
yet Mrs. Jeffries and the family employees discover that Mundy used to be much less of an amiable businessman and extra of a duplicitous con guy with enemies on either part of the Atlantic. Now Witherspoon and his employees needs to make certain who on their long checklist of suspects had the reason to place Mundy within the red.
A Mrs. Jeffries Mystery
She retains condominium for Inspector Witherspoon . . . and retains him on his ft. Everyone’s awed by means of his Scotland backyard successes—but they don’t learn about his mystery weapon. irrespective of how messy the homicide or how soiled the deed, Mrs. Jeffries’ polished detection talents are as much as the duty . . . proving that at the back of each nice guy there’s a woman—and crimesolver’s paintings is rarely performed.

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