Download E-books Stone Bruises: You Can Run, But Can You Ever Really Hide? PDF

By Simon Beckett

The deliciously unnerving and claustrophobically compelling new mental mystery by means of the No.1 the world over bestselling writer of The Chemistry of Death.
     'Somebody!' I half-sob after which, extra quietly, 'Please.' The phrases appear absorbed via the afternoon warmth, misplaced among the timber. of their aftermath, the silence descends back. i do know then that i am not likely anywhere...
     Sean is at the run. we do not recognize why and we do not recognize from whom, yet we do understand he is deserted his battered, blood-stained vehicle in the midst of an remoted a part of rural France on the peak of a sweltering summer season. wanting to keep away from the police, he is taking to the parched fields and state lanes yet his leg is stuck in a vicious animal catch. close to subconscious from soreness and lack of blood, he's freed and brought in via ladies -- daughters of the landlord of a rundown neighborhood farm with its ramshackle barn, blighted winery and the brooding lake. And it is then that Sean's difficulties relatively start... This nail-shredder of a mystery -- just like the fiction of Nicci French or Gillian Flynn -- holds you from the start, tightening its grip because the tale unfurls and shocks you with its ultimate twist.

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Download E-books The Murder on the Links: A Hercule Poirot Mystery (Hercule Poirot Mysteries) PDF

By Agatha Christie

The Queen of puzzle has come to Harper Collins! Agatha Christie, the stated 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 whole oeuvre of creative whodunits, locked room mysteries, and difficult puzzles to Harper Paperbacks. In Murder at the Links, Poirot makes an attempt to resolve the grisly conundrum of no longer one, yet useless our bodies came across on a French golfing course.

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Download E-books Beach Strip PDF

By John Lawrence Reynolds

"I’d relatively snicker in undesirable style than cry in sturdy taste."

That’s how Josie Marshall bargains with the dying of her detective husband, Gabe, chanced on bare outdoor their domestic at the seashore with a bullet in his mind. every body calls it suicide. Josie is aware it isn’t . . . yet fears it may be. finally, she had supplied Gabe with a purpose. The clues are so powerful that even Josie starts to think Gabe shot himself. but if a awful slaying happens actually at her ft, she understands Gabe was once murdered, and her selection to end up it incorporates her towards darkish corners of the seashore strip and exposes the darker facets of its citizens. heading off her fears with humour and outrage, she encounters a drug-crazed drifter, an organized-crime boss with romance on his brain, a girl with a murderous prior and a pervert who’s been frequenting her backyard shed. while an opportunity comment leads Josie to the striking fact of Gabe’s demise, her tale takes a surprising flip that nobody can have visible coming.

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Download E-books Artists in Crime: Inspector Roderick Alleyn #6 (Inspectr Roderick Alleyn) PDF

In the flicks, it’s referred to as a “meet cute.” yet for Inspector Alleyn and omit Agatha Troy, it’s extra like inflammation: at the send again to England, she reveals him tedious and boring; he thinks she’s a bohemian cliché. they're destined for love, yet there’s a homicide within the approach: No quicker has Alleyn settled in to his mother’s residence, longing for a calming finish to his holiday, then he will get a choice version has been stabbed on the artists’ neighborhood down the line. And the creative omit Troy is among the community’s so much in demand and outspoken individuals.

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Download E-books Zulu PDF

By Caryl Férey

As a baby, Ali Neuman ran clear of domestic to flee the Inkatha, a militant political social gathering at battle with the then-underground African nationwide Congress. He and his mom are the one participants of his relations that survived the carnage of these years and the mental scars remain. 

Today, Neuman is leader of the murder department of the Cape city police, a role within which he needs to do conflict with South Africa’s scourges: common violence and AIDS. whilst the mutilated corpse of a tender white girl is located within the city’s botanical gardens, Neuman’s task will get much more tough. he's chasing one fake lead after one other while a moment corpse, back that of a white lady, is located. This time, the physique bears symptoms of a Zulu ritual. a brand new evil has insinuated itself into this lately built-in urban. And a brand new drug: lines of an unknown narcotic were present in the blood of either sufferers. The research will take Neuman again to his place of origin, the place he'll realize that the as soon as bloody killing fields became definitely the right no-man’s land for unscrupulous multinationals, and that the apparatchiks of apartheid nonetheless lurk within the shadows and the again rooms of a society suffering towards reconciliation.

Soon to be a tremendous movie.

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Download E-books Frozen Assets (A Sergeant Gunnhildur Novel) PDF

By Quentin Bates

A physique is located floating within the harbor of a rural Icelandic fishing village. was once it an twist of fate, or anything extra sinister?  It’s as much as Officer Gunnhildur, a sardonic woman cop, to determine. Her research uncovers an online of corruption hooked up to Iceland’s enterprise and banking groups. in the meantime, a rookie crime journalist latches onto her, trying to find a scoop, and an nameless blogger is stirring up difficulty. The issues raise, as do the stakes, while a moment homicide is devoted. Frozen Assets is a piercing examine the endemic corruption that ended in the worldwide monetary quandary that bankrupted Iceland’s significant banks and despatched the rustic into an financial tailspin from which it has but to recover.

From the Hardcover edition.

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Download E-books Disney in Shadow (Kingdom Keepers, Book 3) PDF

By Ridley Pearson

Whilst Disney Imagineers put in hologram courses for the Magic state utilizing teenage types, that they had no notion the know-how may well backfire. yet backfire it did: a few nights whilst the children fall asleep, they get up in a single of the Disney parks as a hologram.
     With the adventures within the first books now resolved, Kingdom Keepers III: Disney in Shadow follows the 5 teens—Finn, Philby, Willa, Charlene, and Maybeck—as they seek to discover Wayne, their mentor and head Imagineer, who has mysteriously long gone lacking. involved that Wayne has been kidnapped through the Overtakers—Disney villains, who besides different Disney characters, take over the parks whilst the turnstiles cease spinning and who wish desperately to guide the parks to a miles darker place—the 5 youngsters decide up a major
clue from their shut pal whose desires (nightmares, fairly) frequently properly expect the future.
     Clues from a dream lead the youngsters into Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Epcot. each one clue turns out tied to the final, and with the stakes growing to be ever better, what begins out as a puzzle finally ends up as a struggle for survival. a clear paper field, a quest for a sword, rides on Soarin’ and Maelstrom, life-and-death encounters with an enormous snake and a devious Maleficent lead the dominion Keepers not just to start to decipher deeper meanings to the clues yet to find new truths approximately themselves and their ever-growing friendships.

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Download E-books The Honey Harlot: A Novel PDF

By Christianna Brand

One lady has the reply to history’s strangest maritime mystery.

Though historical past could take into account her because the Marie Celeste, the ship’s identify was once Mary Celeste. She used to be a brig - square-rigged, a hundred ft lengthy, big enough for a workforce of 9, and durable sufficient to go the Atlantic and convey gains domestic to its masters - a gorgeous send that was once destined for tragedy. On December four, 1872, the Mary Celeste is located adrift off the coast of Portugal with shipment in her carry, nutrients upon her tables, and half-written letters on her captain’s table. yet no longer a soul are available on board.

This secret has wondered maritime students for over a century. One girl is aware the solutions, simply because she was once there from the start, and understands the seductive “Honey Mary” the send used to be secretly named after. As she retraces the occasions that lead as much as that fateful voyage, she unearths that the brain will be as darkish and chilly as an ocean grave.

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Download E-books The Murder Stone PDF

By Charles Todd

Charles Todd’s significantly acclaimed novels that includes Scotland backyard Inspector Ian Rutledge were hailed through The Washington put up booklet global as “one of the simplest historic sequence being written today.” the recent York instances booklet assessment calls Todd’s mysteries “meticulously wrought...harrowing mental drama.” Now he stakes out new territory during this enthralling stand-alone novel of 1 woman’s darkish trip via kinfolk obsession, wartime secrets and techniques, and a chilling legacy.…

The homicide Stone

The nice struggle remains to be raging within the autumn of 1916, whilst Francesca Hatton’s cherished grandfather dies at the kinfolk property in
England’s remoted Exe Valley. Grieving for the fellow who raised her, Francesca is shocked to discover an unsigned letter between his results, cursing the Hattons and their descendants. Now a stranger has proven up on her doorstep, accusing her grandfather of being a murderer.

Ex-soldier Richard Leighton blames Francis Hatton for the loss of life of his mom, who vanished approximately 1 / 4 of a century previous. Her physique was once by no means came across, just a scarf stained together with her blood. And Leighton isn't the just one with a declare on Francesca’s grandfather. at the day of his funeral, unforeseen viewers arrive with the mourners, and Francesca is besieged by way of fees of Hatton’s vicious dealings. but there's additionally a shy younger girl who praises his mystery generosity.

At the heart of the intrigue is an strange white stone that lies hidden in a secluded backyard the place Francesca as soon as performed together with her 5 male cousins, them all useless now at the battlefields of France. in response to the phrases of Hatton’s will, the homicide Stone has to be dug up and transported to Scotland, the place it truly is to be buried without end. yet sooner than Francesca can start the adventure, a sequence of ominous “accidents” take place, culminating within the discovery of a bleeding physique at the homicide Stone itself.

Was Hatton the loving, being concerned protector his granddaughter consistently believed him to be?
Or a vindictive, secretive guy who cultivated harmful enemies? Francesca units out in pursuit of the truth—and into the attractions of somebody decided to special a revenge lengthy past due.

From the Hardcover edition.

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