Download E-books Down by the River Where the Dead Men Go PDF

"You already been a punk. Least you are able to do is exit like a man." Then a lifeless popping sound and a quiet splash.

In his 3rd visual appeal in George Pelecanos's acclaimed sequence, Nick Stefanos has been spending an excessive amount of time with undesirable ladies and undesirable booze. that is why he wakes up one blurry morning at the banks of the Anacostia River, hungover and miserable--and now a witness to a homicide. With assistance from a companion as straight-arrow as Nick is bent, Nick comes to a decision to trace down the killer, an research that leads them throughout the roughest a part of the nation's capital, and into the blackest components of the human soul.

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Download E-books The Dark Wind PDF

By Tony Hillerman

The corpse have been “scalped,” its arms and soles got rid of after dying. Sergeant Jim Chee of the Navajo Tribal Police is familiar with instantly he'll have his arms complete with this situation, a walk in the park that's supported via the nerve-racking occurrences to stick to. A mysterious evening aircraft crash, a vanishing cargo of cocaine, and a weird and wonderful assault on a windmill in simple terms accentuate Chee’s fears. a dismal and extremely sick wind is blowing during the Southwestern barren region, a gale pushed through Navajo sorcery and white man’s greed. and it'll sweep away every little thing until Chee can by some means switch the weather.

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Download E-books Where Are You Now? PDF

By Mary Higgins Clark

From America’s Queen of Suspense and number one New York Times bestselling writer comes a gripping story of a tender girl attempting to get to the bottom of the secret of a kin tragedy—a quest with terrifying repercussions.

It has been ten years considering twenty-one-year-old Charles MacKenzie Jr. (“Mack”) went lacking. A Columbia college senior, approximately to graduate and already permitted at Duke college legislation tuition, he walked out of his condominium on Manhattan’s top West part with out a note to his collage roommates and hasn't ever been noticeable back. even though, he does make one ritual mobile name to his mom each year: on Mother’s Day. whenever, he assures her he's advantageous, refuses to respond to her frantic questions, then hangs up. Even the demise of his father, a company attorney, within the tragedy of 11th of September doesn't convey him domestic or holiday the development of his calls.

Mack’s sister, Carolyn, is now twenty-six, a legislations university graduate, and has simply complete her clerkship for a civil court docket pass judgement on in new york. She has persisted relatives tragedies, but she realizes that she's going to by no means have the capacity to have closure and get on along with her existence until eventually she unearths her brother. She resolves to find what occurred to Mack and why he has discovered it essential to disguise from them. So this yr whilst Mack makes his annual Mother’s Day name, Carolyn interrupts to announce her purpose to trace him down, it doesn't matter what it takes. the following morning after Mass, her uncle, Monsignor Devon MacKenzie, gets a scrawled message left within the assortment basket: “Uncle Devon, inform Carolyn she mustn't ever search for me.”

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Download E-books False Prophet: A Decker/Lazarus Novel (Decker/Lazarus Novels) PDF

By Faye Kellerman

LAPD Detective Peter Decker doesn’t be aware of relatively what to make of Lilah Brecht. the gorgeous, eccentric spa proprietor and daughter of a light Hollywood legend, Lilah used to be overwhelmed, robbed, and raped in her personal home—and claims to have psychic powers that let her to determine much more devastating occasions looming at the horizon. together with his center and brain on his pregnant younger spouse, Rina Lazarus, at domestic, Peter reveals it challenging to place a lot credence within the victim’s outrageous claims, or to turn into too deeply concerned together with her both peculiar brothers and getting older movie megastar mother. but if Lilah’s darkish visions flip frighteningly genuine, Decker’s international should be critically rocked—as the “false prophet’s” secrets and techniques and obsessions entrap the devoted policeman . . . and aspect a killer towards Decker’s personal susceptible family.

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Download E-books In the Teeth of the Evidence PDF

By Dorothy L. Sayers

A fleeting killer's eco-friendly mustache. A corpse clutching a observe with lost vowels. A mobile with the unmistakable ring of loss of life. A hopeful heir's goals of fortune performed in whilst nature beats him to the punch. A playwright's unwatered-down honor that's thicker than blood.

In each one case, the homicide baffles the neighborhood professionals. For his Lordship and the lively salesman-sleuth Montague Egg, a corpse is an exciting invitation to resolve the postmortem puzzles of attention-grabbing falsehoods, mysterious explanations and diabolical demises.

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Download E-books The Corpse with the Emerald Thumb (A Cait Morgan Mystery) PDF

By Cathy Ace

Criminologist and foodie Cait Morgan was once expecting her dream holiday in Mexico along with her boyfriend Bud Anderson. She wasn’t awaiting a clean corpse at the ground of an area florist’s store, and he or she certainly wasn’t watching for Bud to turn into the best suspect.

With Bud’s freedom, and perhaps even his lifestyles, at stake, Cait has to struggle the clock to see which member of the small group residing within the probably idyllic municipality of Punta de las Rocas may need killed the in the community revered florist, and why. wanting to enquire below the watchful gaze of the neighborhood police, Cait has to maintain her dating with Bud a mystery, and she or he quickly discovers she’s no longer the one one with whatever to conceal. Peeling again layers of deceit to bare much more puzzles, Cait struggles with a creeping feel of unreality, eager to shop Bud . . . and, finally, herself.

In the 3rd publication within the cherished Cait Morgan Mysteries, The Corpse with the Emerald Thumb, go back and forth to the idyllic Mexican nation-state as Cait Morgan works opposed to the clock to transparent her wrongly accused associate of murder.

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Download E-books Partners in Crime (Tommy and Tuppence) PDF

By Agatha Christie

The Queen of poser has come to Harper Collins! Agatha Christie, the said mistress of suspense—creator of indomitable sleuth pass over Marple, meticulous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, and such a lot of different unforgettable characters—brings her complete oeuvre of creative whodunits, locked room mysteries, and confusing puzzles to William Morrow Paperbacks. Christie’s Tommy and Tuppence Beresford are Partners in Crime—or quite companions in crime solving—and needs to show their deductive abilities in quite a lot of  confounding circumstances after agreeing to take over Blunt’s foreign Detective Agency.

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Download E-books Come Die with Me (A Brock Callahan Mystery) PDF

By William Campbell Gault

Brock will get stuck in a perilous triangle among a jockey, a mobster, and L.A.'s most interesting blonde

Gloria Malone is a giant girl with a bit husband, and an issue in simple terms Brock Callahan can resolve. Her jockey beau, Tip, has fallen in with a half-reformed gangster, and Gloria fears hassle for the pint-sized horseman. yet as Brock quick reveals, L.A.'s criminals have extra to worry from Tip than he does from them. the quick guy has a protracted suggest streak, a woman at the part, and a pair of illegitimate childrens in addition. Even his horses don't like him. Brock isn't stunned whilst anyone comes to a decision to finish the little gremlin's racing profession as soon as and for all—with a carving knife.

The global of horse racing is buried lower than a layer of dust that's thicker than the Santa Anita racetrack's dust after a thunderstorm. To penetrate it, Brock must take the whip into his personal hand and do no matter what it takes to stick at the horse.

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Download E-books The Tomb of Hercules: A Novel (Nina Wilde and Eddie Chase) PDF

By Andy McDermott

AN historic WARRIOR.
AN really good TREASURE.
A deadly ENEMY.

It’s the potential of a lifetime–the likelihood to end up tomb containing the continues to be of the mythical hero Hercules truly exists. If American archaeologist Nina Wilde can find it, it will likely be crucial ancient locate ever unearthed. yet as Nina and her ex-SAS bodyguard, Eddie Chase, start their seek, it’s transparent that others are looking to locate the tomb–and the incredible riches within–and will do whatever to get there first.

Who will locate the tomb of Hercules first, and what superb treasure does it carry? From big apple to Shanghai, from Switzerland to the diamond mines of Botswana, Nina and Eddie needs to remain one step sooner than their enemies in a race to unravel a secret as historical as civilization itself. but if a stunning lady from Eddie’s earlier joins the search, all of the ideas change–and during this life-and-death online game, their subsequent flow could be the most deadly one among all.

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Download E-books The 19th Wife: A Novel PDF

By David Ebershoff

It truly is 1875, and Ann Eliza younger has lately separated from her strong husband, Brigham younger, prophet and chief of the Mormon Church. Expelled and an outcast, Ann Eliza embarks on a campaign to finish polygamy within the usa. A wealthy account of her family’s polygamous background is published, together with how either she and her mom turned plural other halves. but quickly after Ann Eliza’s tale starts off, a moment beautiful narrative unfolds–a story of homicide regarding a polygamist kinfolk in present-day Utah. Jordan Scott, a tender guy who was once thrown out of his fundamentalist sect years past, needs to reenter the area that forged him apart that allows you to realize the reality at the back of his father’s demise. And as Ann Eliza’s narrative intertwines with that of Jordan’s seek, readers are pulled deeper into the mysteries of affection, kin, and religion.

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