Download E-books Night Work: A Novel PDF

By Steve Hamilton

With Night Work, award-winning writer of the acclaimed Alex McKnight sequence Steve Hamilton offers an atmospheric standalone thriller.

Joe Trumbull isn't really a guy who scares simply. yet this night he's scared to death.

It's been years considering that Joe's fiancée, Laurel, used to be murdered. years of grief and loneliness. in this scorching summer season evening, he is ultimately happening a blind date, his first on account that Laurel's dying. he is not searching for love, simply checking out the waters to work out if it really is attainable to stay a typical lifestyles back. And after the 1st awkward mins, Joe starts off to imagine this date wasn't the sort of undesirable concept in any case. in reality, might be it is going to change into the best issues that ever occurred to him.

He could not be extra flawed. simply because by some means, for purposes Joe does not but comprehend, this one night will mark the start of a brand new nightmare. A nightmare that would lead him to gain that the previous isn't prior. And the worst is but to come.

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Download E-books The Magnificent Spilsbury and the Case of the Brides in the Bath PDF

By Jane Robins

'A riveting and wonderfully written ebook. A excessive element within the annals of homicide, for each precious component - callousness, ruthlessness, secret, recklessness, boarding homes, detection, a chase, cash, intercourse or even slightly glamour - is current. omit Robins has made a thumping stable ebook out of it'. -- Sunday Telegraph 'In Jane Robins' first-class The wonderful Spilsbury - part-whodunit mystery, part-social historical past, part-biography - there's enjoy the aspect. it is a pacy page-turner underpinned via meticulous fundamental resource learn. Frankly, it's a deal with. as gratifying as an excellent thriller'. -- The Scotsman 'Robins's description of the murders and of Smith's persuasive character is gripping. The extraordinary Spilsbury teems with promise'. -- Sunday instances 'As good as being a gripping, pacy account of a grotesque homicide trial, this booklet can also be a compelling piece of social heritage. Robins... shines a mild on a gloomy age for women'. -- self sustaining on Sunday 'Not only a compelling learn however it additionally an interesting slice of social history'. -- the specific the following Jane Robins provides us that tale in all its tingling horror -- Sunday Telegraph Jane Robins's account of this vintage homicide tale is riveting -- Mail on Sunday

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Download E-books Eight Murders In The Suburbs PDF

By Roy Vickers

It could actually take place in any common English city . . .A younger spouse complains of her husband's fussy little conduct; yet attempting to mend his methods results in the gallows . . . A businessman with the simplest intentions befriends an aged outdated girl, with out considered robbing her - not to mention killing her . . . A kind-hearted younger guy kisses a girl out of chivalry, resulting in the destruction of 2 lives . . . And a lonely previous girl learns a lesson of ways to house her enemies from the activities of her merely pal - a cat . . .Praise for Roy Vickers' brief tale collections:'Roy Vickers is likely one of the masters of the detective brief tale . . . he has produced tales that rank with the best modern crime writing' long island Times'The fantastic thing about those meticulous stories lies of their similarity to actual existence crime. every one tale, you are feeling, can have occurred' Dublin night bring in

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Download E-books Good Girl, Bad Girl (Alex Novalis Series) PDF

By Christopher Finch

In may well of 1968, big apple urban is broke and at the skids, and personal eye Alex Novalis is difficult up for gigs. So while he's provided a case from filthy rich building multi-millionaire Gabriel Kravitz, he can't refuse. Kravitz's eighteen-year-old daughter Lydia has long past lacking. even though she's presumed to be with Jerry Pedrosian, the novel middle-aged artist and identified womanizer she'd been dozing with, there are few clues. info is tough to return by means of; everyone is hiding anything. after which there's Andrea Marshall, Lydia's miniskirted and vinyl-booted ally, who Novalis is deeply distrustful of and regrettably interested in. yet as Novalis traverses the town, monitoring Lydia from scummy artists' lofts in pre-gentrified SoHo to luxurious penthouses overlooking valuable Park, he'll face threats deadlier than any he signed on for. shrewdpermanent and complex, solid woman, undesirable lady offers an extraordinary, attention-grabbing image of overdue Nineteen Sixties ny urban, a glimpse into the forbidden intercourse, politics, artwork, medications, and counterculture violence that ran rampant in its as soon as gloriously gritty streets.

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Download E-books The Barrio Kings (Rapid Reads) PDF

By William Kowalski

Rosario Gomez gave up gang existence after his brother used to be killed in a highway struggle. Now all he desires to do is end evening university, be a superb father and work flat out adequate at his task on the grocery store to get promoted. but if an previous buddy exhibits as much as ask him why he left the group, Rosario realizes he was once fooling himself if he proposal his violent earlier could simply depart. whilst his pregnant female friend is hit in a drive-by taking pictures, Rosario has to make a few tough offerings. Revenge capability a go back to his outdated methods, whatever he swore he might by no means do. yet until he's taking motion, his enemies won't relaxation until eventually they have settled the ranking opposed to him.

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Download E-books A Grave Coffin: A Commander John Coffin Mystery PDF

By Gwendoline Butler

With the papers close to the mutilated physique of Harry Seton is a be aware: "Ask Coffin." Seton used to be a detective doing undercover paintings at the sale of unlawful prescribed drugs. nobody, together with John Coffin, Commander of London's moment urban, is familiar with what the observe ability, however it appears to be like that Seton used to be secretly investigating inner police corruption. Coffin starts to seem into Seton's mystery research, in basic terms to discover that somebody has beat him to it and is already destroying proof that the commander will want.

Just as Coffin begins to stick to Seton's path, a much better tragedy moves moment urban. 4 boys, each one attached to the police indirectly, are lacking and the physique of 1 is located buried in a shallow grave. it truly is transparent that somebody who holds a grudge opposed to the police has specific the youngsters, yet there's little facts to head on. the one witnesses are a bunch of rollerbladers, yet worry and whatever else are maintaining them quiet.

The terror in moment urban comes on to Coffin's condominium, threatening him and his spouse Stella. Is it Harry Seton's nemesis looking him out? Or the child-killer? Or are they hooked up? Is Coffin crafty sufficient to circumvent any more failures?

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Download E-books Weerloos (Cel 5, Book 1) PDF

By Luc Deflo

Op een slechtverlichte weg verliest Jozef Michiels de controle over het stuur. Zijn Toyota duikt de berm in, en als hij op zoek gaat naar hulp wordt hij aangereden door een dronken chauffeur en sterft ter plekke.
Speciaal commissaris Fernand De Decker wordt opgeroepen. Hij haast zich naar de onheilsplek, waar hij beseft dat Cel five, in het leven geroepen om de 'vergeten kinderdossiers' van onder het stof te halen, voorbij wordt gesneld door het heden.
Het blijkt het startschot van een waanzinnige race tegen de tijd.

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Download E-books Speedy Death (Mrs. Bradley) PDF

By Gladys Mitchell

Guests have amassed to dine at Alastair Bing’s stylish state manor, yet just one guest—a murderer—is conscious of the useless physique in an upstairs tub. With popular explorer Mr. Everard Mountjoy appreciably absent from the eating desk, the remainder of the celebration searches for him, and shortly discovers the explorer’s drowned corpse. The homicide is mystifying, no longer the least bit as the physique within the bathtub is obviously a woman’s! As possibility and theories resolve, psychoanalyst Mrs. Beatrice Lestrange Bradley observes and translates all, from shrieks within the evening to drowning makes an attempt to poisoning. It’s transparent that Mrs. Bradley has a basilisk eye for element. yet can she discover a intent for murder?

Rediscover the infamous detective Mrs. Bradley in her unique starring position. This definitive secret is the 1st in Gladys Mitchell’s sixty-six booklet sequence that includes this most unique and extraordinary heroine.

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