Download E-books The Hollow (Poirot) PDF

By Agatha Christie

Agatha Christie's creative secret mystery, reissued with a impressive new conceal designed to entice the most recent new release of Agatha Christie enthusiasts and e-book fanatics. Lucy Angkatell invited Hercule Poirot to lunch. To tease the good detective, her visitors degree a ridicule homicide beside the swimming pool. regrettably, the sufferer performs the scene for genuine. As his blood drips into the water, John Christow gasps one ultimate note: 'Henrietta'. within the confusion, a gun sinks to the ground of the pool. Poirot's enquiries display a posh net of romantic attachments. it sort of feels each person within the drama is a suspect - and every a sufferer of affection.

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Download E-books Snow Blind (Julie Collins Mystery) (Volume 4) PDF

By Lori Armstrong

The PI enterprise is gradual through the frigid wintry weather months. while a tender lady hires Wells/Collins Investigations to poke round at her grandfather’s assisted dwelling facility, we think a regimen case. yet my accomplice Kevin and that i instantly spot significant difficulties on the complicated with lax safety, unqualified healthcare team of workers and a shady senior citizen volunteer organization. in the meantime, a snowfall traps me on the Collins ranch on my own with my father, leaving me no break out from the biting chilly and my sour stories. After I go back from snowbound hell, I examine that our client’s grandfather wandered off throughout the snowfall. Questions come up approximately who inherits the lifeless man’s giant property, and Kevin and that i worry we’ve been snowed. as though that’s no longer sufficient to make my blood boil, a lacking ranch hand’s physique is unearthed on my dad’s land, forcing me to envision my relatives loyalty. And while Tony Martinez’s energy struggles in the Hombres’ association areas us either in mortal possibility, I query even if I’ve been blinded to the chilly difficult truths in my existence by way of love or through hate. As I battle through secrets and techniques and lies, my discovery chills me to the bone and that i observe an individual desires to placed the past—and me—on ice completely.

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Download E-books The Jackal's Head PDF

By Elizabeth Peters

Althea Tomlinson's ostensible reason behind returning to Egypt is to chaperone a spoiled youngster via this excellent barren region land. in truth extra advanced . . . and unsafe. Ten years in the past, anything that occurred right here caused her father's spoil and next death—and Althea intends to transparent her disgraced parent's identify and at last lay a depressing prior to leisure. yet there are a few mysteries most sensible left buried within the transferring sands, and a faithful daughter's look for solutions is stirring up forgotten stories virtually too painful to undergo, that propel her onward between old tombs, mythical treasures, staggering discoveries . . . and ever-closer to her personal threatened doom.

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Download E-books Shakespeare's Champion (Lily Bard Mysteries, Book 2) PDF

By Charlaine Harris

Whilst Lily stumbles upon the well-built corpse of a neighborhood physique builder-his neck damaged through a barbell-the town's underlying racial rigidity starts off to boil over. The white sufferer was once one way or the other hooked up to 2 unsolved murders of black citizens of Shakespeare-and a dogged policeman is decided to prevent the killing. however it is Lily herself who can have to come to a decision even if to stick and struggle for justice, or run away yet another time.

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Download E-books Tiles and Tribulations (Den of Antiquity) PDF

By Tamar Myers

Abigail Timberlake Washburn could otherwise be anyplace else on a muggy Charleston summer time night -- even putting in place additional hours at her antiques store -- than at a séance. yet her ally, "Calamity Jane," thinks a spirit -- or "Apparition American," as ectoplasmically-correct Abby places it -- lurks within the eighteenth-century Georgian mansion, whole with precious, seventeenth-century Portuguese kitchen tiles, that C.J. simply obtained as a fixer-upper. fortunately, Abby's mama situated a psychic within the phone book -- a undeniable Madame Woo-Woo -- and, including a motley workforce of feisty retirees often called the "Heavenly Hustlers," all of them get all the way down to supply an undesirable spook the heave-ho. yet, for all her extrasensory talents, the Madame did not foresee that she, herself, will be pressured over to the opposite aspect in advance. by surprise Abby fears there is greater than a specter haunting C.J. And they’d larger exorcise a flesh-and-blood killer quickly earlier than the lately departed Woo-Woo will get company.

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Download E-books V is for Vengeance (Kinsey Millhone) PDF

By Sue Grafton

A spiderweb of risky relationships lies on the center of V is for Vengeance, Sue Grafton's bold new Kinsey Millhone novel.

A girl with a murky previous who kills herself-or was once it homicide? A spoiled child awash in playing debt who thinks he can beat the procedure. A wonderful girl whose existence is set to splinter right into a thousand fragments. A specialist shoplifting ring operating for the Mob, racking up hundreds of thousands from stolen items. A wandering husband, wealthy and ruthless. a grimy cop so entrenched at the strength he's proof against publicity. A sinister gangster, conscienceless and brutal. A lonely widower mourning the loss of life of his lover, determined for solutions, that could be worse than the soreness of his loss. a personal detective, Kinsey Millhone, whose thirty-eighth-birthday present is a punch within the face that leaves her with black eyes and a busted nose.

And a sublime and strong businessman whose dealings are certainly outdoors the legislations: the magus on the heart of the web.

V: sufferer. Violence. Vengeance.

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Download E-books Murder at Ford's Theatre (Capital Crimes) PDF

By Margaret Truman

It used to be the location of 1 of the main notorious assassinations in American historical past. Now bestselling secret grasp Margaret Truman premieres a brand new homicide at Ford’s Theater–one that’s scorching off today’s headlines.

The physique of Nadia Zarinski, an enticing younger girl who labored for senator Bruce Lerner–and who volunteered at Ford’s–is chanced on within the alley at the back of the theatre. quickly a couple of mismatched cops–young, studious Rick Klieman and gregarious veteran Moses “Mo” Johnson–start digging into the victim’s lifestyles, and locate themselves confronting an expanding solid of suspects.

There’s Virginia Senator Lerner himself, rumored to have had a sexual courting with Nadia–and part the ladies in D.C. lower than 90. . . . Clarise Emerson, producer/director of Ford’s Theatre and ex-wife of the Senator, whose nomination to go the nationwide Endowment for the humanities (NEA) is now threatened by means of the scandal . . . Jeremiah Lerner, her aimless, hot-tempered son, stated to were drowsing with Nadia whilst his well-known father wasn’t . . . Bernard Crowley, the theatre’s controller, whose feelings overflow on the point out of the crime . . . pale British level megastar Sydney Bancroft, determined for acceptance and a comeback, and armed with damning information regarding Clarise Emerson . . . and different advanced characters from each side of the footlights.

With her exceptional knowing of Washington and its gamers, and her savvy experience of the way unusual bedfellows minimize offers even in the course of mayhem, Margaret Truman consistently can provide the main subtle and gratifying suspense. Murder at Ford’s Theatre is her so much compelling, insightful novel but, certain to earn her a status ovation from her many enthusiasts and new fans alike.

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Download E-books Girl Missing (Previously published as Peggy Sue Got Murdered): A Novel PDF

By Tess Gerritsen

NEW YORK occasions BESTSELLER • From Tess Gerritsen, bestselling writer of the Rizzoli & Isles sequence, her gorgeous first thriller!
A attractive younger woman’s corpse is located dumped in a garbage-strewn alley. Now specified by the workplace of health worker Kat Novak is an unidentified physique that betrays no secrets—except for a matchbook clutched in a single stiff hand, seven numbers scrawled inside of. whilst a moment sufferer is came upon, Kat starts off to worry serial killer is stalking the streets, utilizing a perilous drug to do his soiled paintings. The police are skeptical. The mayor won’t pay attention. one of many town’s such a lot sought after electorate, with a lacking daughter of his personal, is usually Kat’s leader suspect. because the dying toll rises, Kat races to show a dangerous predator who's shut sufficient to the touch her.
Praise for Tess Gerritsen
“[The writer] has a knack for growing nice characters and mysterious plots that appear uncomplicated but additionally dazzle with complexity and twists.”—Associated Press
“[Gerritsen] has an mind's eye that permits her to conjure up depths of human habit so darkish and scary that she makes Edgar Allan Poe and H. P. Lovecraft look like goody-two-shoes.”Chicago Tribune
“One of the main flexible voices in mystery fiction today.”—The windfall Journal
Previously released as Peggy Sue acquired Murdered

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Download E-books Seventh Sinner: A Jacqueline Kirby Novel of Suspense (Jacqueline Kirby Series) PDF

By Elizabeth Peters

What lies underneath . . .

At first, Jean Suttman notion she had died and long gone to heaven while she was once granted the chance to check in Rome. however the physique that’s mendacity within the historic subterranean Temple of Mithra—the murdered corpse of a repulsive and disliked fellow student—is faraway from her notion of heavenly. Now she’s actually nervous, and never simply because small “accidents” appear to be taking place round her with irritating regularity. It’s the ever-increasing walk in the park that somebody, for a few unknown cause, is ruthlessly made up our minds to do her damage. Jean’s blameless underground expedition right into a sacred pagan position has trapped her in anything darkish and terrifying, or even the data that sensible, perceptive fellow American Jacqueline Kirby is at the case won’t ease her fears. simply because there’s basically to date Jean Suttman can run . . . and no break out for her other than death.

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