Death in High Heels (Inspector Charlesworth, Book 1)

By Christianna Brand

While Scotland Yard's younger Mr. Charlesworth calls at Christophe et Cie a few homicide, he unearths 5 captivating younger women--all lovely, all suspects, all able to hinder his investigations. He will be difficult pressed to assert which factors extra problems--when there's a moment homicide, or while he falls in love with the most suspect.

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The Fire: A Novel

By Katherine Neville

Katherine Neville’s groundbreaking novel, The 8, dazzled audiences greater than 20 years in the past and set the literary level for the epic mystery. A quest for a paranormal chess carrier that when belonged to Charlemagne, it spans centuries and 3 continents, and intertwines old and smooth plots, archaeological treasure hunts, esoteric riddles, and puzzles encrypted with clues from the traditional prior. Now the electrifying international event keeps, in Neville’s lengthy expected sequel: THE FIRE

2003, Colorado: Alexandra Solarin is summoned domestic to her family’s ancestral Rocky Mountain hideaway for her mother’s birthday. Thirty years in the past, her mom and dad, Cat Velis and Alexander Solarin, believed they'd scattered the items of the Montglane carrier world wide, burying with them the secrets and techniques of the ability that incorporates owning it. yet Alexandra arrives to discover that her mom is lacking and sequence of strategically positioned clues, rapidly via the unforeseen arrival of a mysterious collection of houseguests, exhibits that anything sinister is afoot. 

When she inadvertently discovers from her aunt, the chess grandmaster Lily Rad, that the main strong piece of Charlemagne’s provider has abruptly resurfaced and the sport has began back, Alexandra is swept right into a trip that takes her from Colorado to the Russian desolate tract and eventually into the guts of her personal place of birth: Washington D.C.

1822, Albania: Thirty years after the French Revolution, while the chess carrier used to be unearthed, all of Europe hovers on the point of the warfare of Greek Independence. Ali Pasha, the main robust ruler within the Ottoman Empire, has angered the sultan and is ready to be attacked via Turkish forces. Now he sends the single individual he can depend upon–his younger daughter, Haidee–on a deadly challenge to smuggle a precious relic out of Albania, throughout the mountains and over the ocean, to the fingers of the single guy who could possibly keep it.

Haidee’s trip from Albania to Morocco to Rome to Greece, and into the very center of the sport, will bring about revelations in regards to the strong chess set and its background that would lead finally to the spot the place the provider used to be first created a couple of thousand years earlier than: Baghdad.

Blending beautiful prose and eye-catching historical past with nonstop suspense, Neville back weaves an unforgettable tale of peril, motion, and intrigue.

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A Thief in the Night (A. J. Raffles, Book 3)

By E. W. Hornung

Arthur Raffles is a well known member of London society, and a countrywide carrying hero. As a cricketer he on a regular basis represents England in try out suits. He makes use of this as an opportunity to devote a couple of burglaries, essentially stealing useful jewelry from his hosts. during this, he's assisted by way of his pal, the more youthful, idealistic Bunny Manders. either males are continually lower than the surveillance of Inspector Mackenzie of Scotland backyard who's continually thwarted in his makes an attempt to pin the crimes on Raffles... This 3rd rip-roaring selection of brief tales approximately Raffles, the Gentleman Thief, has been especially formatted for today's e-readers via Andrews united kingdom.

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The Menagerie and Other Byomkesh Bakshi Mysteries

Language: English
Pages: 315

From the again of the Book:When in 1932 Saradindu determined to attempt

his hand at detective fiction appeared down upon in Bengali literary circles of that

time as frivolous ventures he scarcely anticipated Byomkesh Bakshi to turn into one

of the most well-liked and enduring creations in Bengali literature. even if principally

modeled on such greats as Conan Doyle's Holmes and chesterton's Father

Brown Byomkesh's attraction because the self-styled inquisitor a detective no longer by way of

profession yet by means of ardour discovered him a committed following between generations of

readers. the current choice of tales prepared in Calcutta of the fifties and

sixties, brings jointly 4 mysteries that placed the sleuth's striking psychological

agility to the last word try out. within the Menagerie cracks an odd case related to

broken motor components a possible average loss of life and the bizarre population of

Golap Colony who look able to doing absolutely anything to protect the

secrets in their tainted pasts. within the jewel case he investigates the mysterious

disappearance of a valuable necklace whereas within the Will That Vanished he solves

a baffling riddle to meet the final want of a detailed good friend. And within the Quills of the

Porcupine the intelligent detective is in his point as he expertly foils the sinister

plans of a ruthless opportunist. Sreejata guha's translation captures brilliantly

the thrill and ingenuity of Byokesh's exploits simply because it does Bandyopadhyay's

remarkable portrayal of a urban suffering to beat its colonial earlier and are available

into its personal.

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The Jewel Case

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Power Play (An FBI Thriller)

By Catherine Coulter

An FBI mystery from New York Times bestselling writer Catherine Coulter...

Natalie Black, the U.S. ambassador to the uk, has again to Washington along with her job—and her life—in jeopardy. every person chalks up Black’s claims of makes an attempt on her lifestyles as a ploy for sympathy after the demise of her fiancé…everyone yet FBI distinctive Agent Davis Sullivan.

Meanwhile, a crafty psychopath has escaped an Atlanta psychological clinic and is out for revenge opposed to the FBI, essentially Lacey Sherlock, whom his death mom begged him to kill after Sherlock and Dillon Savich introduced down her cult. The clock is ticking because the probability intensifies for either Black and Sherlock…

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China Sea (Dan Lenson Novels)

By David Poyer

Welcome to the main risky sea within the world...

Dan Lenson used to be taking the USS Gaddis on her ultimate trip, turning her over to the Pakistani army. yet issues did not cross based on plan. Now Dan unearths himself commanding an undermanned, under-gunned, strife-filed send at the China Sea--and bring to an end from Naval command. The Gaddis is meant to be patrolling opposed to pirates. yet with a monsoon bearing down on his send, and his team able to explode, Dan is aware the Gaddis has been become a renegade itself: to interact in a violent, mystery shoot-out opposed to the second one strongest country on earth.

For Dan, a weird and wonderful, treacherous challenge has turn into a determined trip of honor, personality, and braveness. For not just has the Gaddis been pressured right into a covert project opposed to China, she now has a assassin on board...

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It: A Novel

By Stephen King

“A landmark in American literature” (Chicago Sun-Times)—Stephen King’s number 1 nationwide bestseller approximately seven adults who go back to their fatherland to confront a nightmare they'd first came upon as teenagers…an evil and not using a identify: It.

Welcome to Derry, Maine. It’s a small urban, a spot as hauntingly regular as your individual fatherland. purely in Derry the haunting is real.

They have been seven youngsters after they first stumbled upon the horror. Now they're grown-up women and men who've long past out into the large international to achieve good fortune and happiness. however the promise they made twenty-eight years in the past calls them reunite within the comparable position the place, as childrens, they battled an evil creature that preyed at the city’s young children. Now, youngsters are being murdered back and their repressed stories of that terrifying summer time go back as they organize to once more conflict the monster lurking in Derry’s sewers.

Readers of Stephen King understand that Derry, Maine, is a spot with a deep, darkish carry at the writer. It reappears in lots of of his books, together with Bag of Bones, Hearts in Atlantis, and 11/22/63. however it all starts off with It.

“Stephen King’s such a lot mature paintings” (St. Petersburg Times), “It will crush you… to be learn in a well-lit room merely” (Los Angeles Times).

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The Towers: A Dan Lenson Novel of 9/11 (Dan Lenson Novels)

By David Poyer

One fateful day, the worst assault on American soil brings out some of the best in our nation's heroes―in this strong mystery from bestselling writer

David Poyer

On the morning of September eleventh, 2001, Commander Dan Lenson is traveling the Pentagon whereas his spouse is at a role interview on the global exchange heart. within the terrifying moments that stick to, their lives are replaced eternally. Our country is below siege. And, because the complete international watches the towers fall, the quest for Bin encumbered begins…

"With blow-by-blow descriptions, [The Towers] does a superb activity placing you in the midst of the action."―Kirkus Reviews

Still reeling from the tragedy, Lenson's SEAL crew is assigned to activity strength Rhino in Afghanistan. Their venture: to seek down, catch, or kill Osama bin encumbered and different senior participants of the Taliban and al Qaeda. yet Lenson speedy discovers the chances are opposed to them. The terrain is impenetrable, the adventure grueling, the challenge spiraling uncontrolled. And prior to they could take down a aim that is simply past their reach―they need to face an enemy that is all too close…

"A nice tale…harrowing…This is a wonderful glimpse on the quick put up September 11 world." ―Genre cross around Reviews

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The Guardians

By Andrew Pyper

Do not all teenagers imagine there is a haunted apartment of their neighbourhood? are you able to bear in mind yours? What if, as a toddler, you knew anything undesirable particularly had occurred in that condo? What in case you really observed it? then you definitely attempted to omit it for the subsequent thirty years. after which, someday, you needed to return inside of that apartment? Andrew Pyper's THE GUARDIANS is a ghost tale for grown-ups. arrange to go into the Thurman condo on Caledonia highway. you've been warned...

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Blood Ties: A Father Dowling Mystery (Father Dowling, Book 26)

By Ralph McInerny

Henry Dolan's granddaughter, Martha Lynch, followed 23 years previous, desires to locate her start mom and dad. Her followed mom and dad are frantic over the belief of wasting her, so Henry seeks out Father Dowling for help.
Meanwhile, Martha's beginning father, Nathaniel Fleck, who left earlier than Martha's beginning, has contacted Martha's actual mom, Madeline, for information about Martha. Madeline panics, afraid he won't depart her on my own, and turns to Amos Cadbury, a legal professional, for suggestion. while Nathaniel is located murdered days later, Dowling and Amos needs to juggle the accountability of spoiling the peace of the households concerned whereas uncovering the reality at the back of the murder.
Blood Ties is an soaking up and suspenseful addition to this loved sequence.

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