Download E-books Shoot Don't Shoot (Joanna Brady Mysteries) PDF

By J. A. Jance

A prisoner languishes in a Phoenix detention center phone, accused of brutally slaying his estranged spouse. not anyone believes the guy is blameless, other than the recent woman sheriff of Cochise County, on the town for a crash direction in police education. Joanna Brady is out of her jurisdiction—and in all likelihood in over her head. For a human monster is at the prowl, hiding the grisly proof of his bad crimes within the monstrous vacancy of the Arizona wilderness. And an impromptu research, without legitimate sanction and no again up, is drawing a chilly, inventive serial killer a lot too on the subject of Brady for comfort—and, worse nonetheless, toward her little girl.

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Download E-books Odd Girl Out PDF

By Timothy Zahn

After he refuses to assist a gun-wielding lady rescue her sister from a brand new Tigris abductor, former govt agent Frank Compton is implicated in her next homicide, which activates him to enquire the sister's disappearance.
Title: Odd woman Out
Author: Zahn, Timothy
Publisher: Tor Books
Publication Date: 2009/11/03
Number of Pages: 387
Binding kind: PAPERBACK
Library of Congress: bl2009030962

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Download E-books A Crazy Little Thing Called Death (Blackbird Sisters Mysteries, No. 6) PDF

By Nancy Martin

Nora Blackbird has made the society pages but again.  The impoverished Philadelphia heiress has agreed to wed Mick Abruzzo, son of recent Jersey’s such a lot infamous mobster.  Now Nora has to assist him live to tell the tale the Blackbird curse: each time a Blackbird sister marries, the groom is sure to die.
 
But Nora’s superstitions are eclipsed via a few ominous news.  Penny Devine, ex-Hollywood starlet and daughter of the Philadelphia Devines, has disappeared, and unusually, her kinfolk is particularly wanting to have her declared dead.  whilst it’s published that Nora has inherited Penny’s large couture dresser, eyebrows upward push even higher.  the one approach for Nora to maintain her identify transparent and keep her sanity is to snoop one of the snooty…until she sniffs out the reality.

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Download E-books Two for Sorrow: A New Mystery Featuring Josephine Tey (Josephine Tey Mysteries) PDF

By Nicola Upson

“A new and guaranteed talent….Nicola Upson is to be congratulated.”
—P.D. James

Author Nicola Upson brings mythical secret author Josephine Tey again for a 3rd research in Two for Sorrow, the spellbinding follow-up to An professional in Murder and Angel with Faces. fanatics of P.D. James, Agatha Christie, and Jacqueline Winspear will savor this inventive literary production, as the most cherished secret writers of the 20 th century, whereas doing study for a brand new novel according to a awful case of a number of baby homicide in 1903 London, is drawn right into a chillingly comparable hunt for a sadistic, present-day killer.

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

By Mary Daheim

Bestselling writer Mary Daheim is aware easy methods to spin a secret with a decent plot and captivatingly eccentric characters. And her shiny Pacific Northwest setting–a personality in itself–has garnered her a plethora of committed fanatics. Now her inventive 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 lower 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 document the incident and sleuth her strategy to the reality.

even though it seems that Gen wasn’t cherished through everybody within the Alpine group, her premature dying nonetheless comes as a surprise. to assist resolve the secret, Emma turns to Vida Runkel, the Advocate’s trusty apartment & domestic editor. any such 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 death of Genevieve Bayard, in spite of the fact that, 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 surprising scandal that could aspect the finger of guilt at one in all her nearest and dearest . . . whereas single-handedly altering the background of Alpine itself.

From the Hardcover edition.

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Download E-books High Country (Anna Pigeon Mysteries) PDF

By Nevada Barr

It truly is fall within the Sierra Mountains, and Anna Pigeon is slinging hash in Yosemite nationwide Park's old Ahwahnee inn. 4 teenagers, all seasonal park staff, have disappeared, and weeks of labor by means of crack search-and-rescue groups have didn't occur a unmarried clue; investigators are uncertain to whether the 4 went AWOL for purposes in their own-or died within the park. desiring an out-of-park ranger to paintings undercover, Anna is targeted to dining-room responsibility; yet after per week of ready tables, she is familiar with the lacking staff are just the 1st symptoms of a illness threatening the park.

Her twenty-something roommates quit their party-girl methods and panic; her new eating place colleagues regard her with suspicion and worry. but if Anna's existence is threatened and her transitority manager turns a deaf ear, she follows the smell of evil, taking a solo hike up a snowy trial to the excessive nation, looking solutions. What waits for her is a nightmare of loss of life and greed-and might be her ultimate experience.

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Download E-books A Fugitive Truth (Emma Fielding Mysteries, No. 4) PDF

By Dana Cameron

The past's blood stains the present

The chance of an entire life awaits archaeologist Emma Fielding within the Berkshire foothills of Western Massachusetts: the opportunity to check the eighteenth-century diary of Margaret Chandler, the accused witch and murderess whose domestic Emma excavated basically months prior to. besides the fact that, the 3 different Shrewsbury origin fellows she needs to percentage the premises with are a disturbingly unusual bunch, and earlier than too lengthy one among them is dead.

But Emma can locate no solace within the bleak great thing about the encompassing barren region, for there are darkish secrets and techniques encoded in Madam Chandler's writings, and stunning parallels among an old slaying and the unusual, brutal dying of her colleague. while the killer moves back, Emma realizes her personal existence is at stake. And all of sudden there's no selection left: she is pushed to enquire bloody crimes previous and current -- ahead of her personal demise turns into a footnote in a chilling, three-centuries-old story.

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Download E-books Standing Dead: A Midcoast Maine Murder Mystery PDF

By Lawrence Rotch

Bushes harvesting could be a harmful career, and so can assisting a chum in hassle. while reluctant sleuths Sarah Cassidy and Oliver Wendell mix the 2, they locate the result's downright murder.

It all starts off whilst their boatbuilder Pearly Gaites persuades Sarah and Oliver to aid a logger buddy who appears to be like to were framed for homicide. There’s extra to the logger than meets the attention, in spite of the fact that, and the duo fast locate themselves stuck up in a tangled thicket of revenge and loss of life the place impatient loggers, a grasping landowner, an ambivalent forester, and an over-zealous conservation crew are waging a shadowy conflict over greater than simply timber. Then Oliver turns into a sufferer and Sarah uncovers the reality merely to discover herself being pursued during the woods by means of ruthless killers.

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Download E-books Trial by Fire: A Novel of Suspense (Ali Reynolds Series) PDF

By J.A. Jance

New York occasions bestselling writer J.A. Jance’s sleuth Ali Reynolds is again for an additional exciting event as she strives to furnish a demise woman’s final request—to locate the folks who approximately killed her.

Ali Reynolds is again within the thick of it within the newest event within the New York instances bestselling suspense sequence. taking over a media family members place with the Yavapai County Police division, Ali places her reporting (and crime fixing) talents to solid use—and her first trip at the activity, it’s trial via fire...

When a subdivision-in-the-making is going up in flames, every person hopes that the incomplete, unoccupied houses will yield no sufferers. yet one lady is located slightly alive and burned past popularity. She is taken to the ER, the place for months she lies in a medically caused coma, unclaimed and unidentified. whilst she ultimately emerges from her coma, the existence she awakens to is bleak and lonely. Badly disfigured and without clue as to who she is or the place she got here from, she is delivered to the nuns at a Sisters of windfall Convent.

At the convent, she is nursed and cared for. yet prior to she will be able to start her painful and tough restoration, Jane Doe is clinically determined with a hopeless and swift-moving melanoma. Now with surprising desperation, there are issues she needs to discover. Ali Reynolds is termed upon to provide this death woman’s ultimate wishes—to locate the folk who stored her existence, and the folk who attempted to kill her.

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