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Download E-books The Truth of All Things: A Novel PDF

By Kieran Shields

Whilst Deputy Marshal Archie Lean is named in to enquire a prostitute's homicide in Portland, Maine, he is shocked to discover the physique laid out like a pentagram and pinned to the earth with a pitchfork.  he is much more shocked to benefit that this demise via "sticking" is a conventional approach to killing a witch.
     Baffled through the ritualized homicide scene, Lean secretly enlists the aid of historian Helen Prescott and fantastic criminalist Perceval gray. even though skeptical of one another's equipment, jointly the detectives pursue the killer's path via postmortems and opium dens, into the spiritualist societies and lunatic asylums of gothic New England. earlier than the killer closes in on his ultimate victim, they needs to decipher the key trend to those murders--a trend hidden in the darkish heritage of the Salem witch trials.

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Download E-books Telling Lies (Laurel and Helen New York Mystery) PDF

By Cathi Stoler

What number lies does it take to break out with murder? A likelihood come across at Florence’s Uffizi Museum plunges ladies Now editor Laurel Imperiole and personal investigator Helen McCorkendale into an research of lacking folks and stolen Nazi artwork. might the fellow Laurel ran into particularly were Jeff Sargasso, an artwork broker and pal who perished on the planet alternate heart on 9/11?  looking for solutions, Laurel and Helen thread their manner via a sinister--and potentially deadly--skein of lies.

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Download E-books Picked to Die (An Orchard Mystery) PDF

By Sheila Connolly

The new Orchard Mystery--from the New York Times bestselling writer of Golden Malicious and Scandal in Skibbereen

A TREE is understood via ITS FRUIT
It’s harvest time in Granford, Massachusetts, and orchard proprietor Meg Corey and her fiancé, Seth, are either racing to overcome the hot England iciness. Meg is bringing in her apple crop with a body of workers, whereas Seth is operating to revive an previous construction within the middle of city. but if his venture is set back due to the unforeseen discovery of a skeleton less than the building—and even worse, a tender guy regarding one in all Meg’s former apple pickers is located useless at the back of the neighborhood feed store—the couple’s conscientiously laid plans are speedy spoiled…
Meg can’t support yet ask yourself: are they only unfortunate, or is there anything rotten in Granford? if this is the case, she understands she’s acquired to search out the undesirable apple prior to it ruins the complete bunch…
Includes scrumptious Recipes

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Download E-books The Cutting Season: A Novel PDF

By Attica Locke

From Attica Locke, a author and manufacturer of FOX’s Empire:

The slicing Season is a unprecedented homicide secret with heft, a old novel that thrills, a page-turner that makes you're thinking that. Attica Locke is a stunning author with a conscience.”—Dolen Perkins-Valdez, New York Times bestselling writer of Wench

After her breathtaking debut novel, Black Water Rising, gained acclaim from significant courses and revered crime fiction masters like James Ellroy and George Pelecanos, Locke returns with The slicing Season, a moment novel simply as gripping and strong as her first—a heart-pounding mystery that interweaves homicide mysteries, one on Belle Vie, a ancient landmark in the midst of Lousiana’s Sugar Cane kingdom, and one related to a slave long gone lacking a couple of hundred years earlier. Black Water Rising was nominated for a Los Angeles instances Book Prize, an Edgar® Award, and an NAACP photo Award, and was once short-listed for the Orange Prize within the U.K.

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Download E-books Seven Up (Stephanie Plum, No. 7) (Stephanie Plum Novels) PDF

By Janet Evanovich

Semiretired mob man Eddie DeCooch is stuck trafficking contraband cigarettes via Trenton, New Jersey. while DeCooch fails to teach for a courtroom visual appeal, bond enforcement agent Stephanie Plum is assigned the duty of discovering him and dragging his decrepit ass again to prison. now not such a simple activity, it seems, because DeCooch has discovered loads of methods through the years and is not afraid to take advantage of his gun. he is already shot Loretta Ricci, an blameless outdated girl, and left her for trojan horse nutrients in his shed. He would not brain capturing Stephanie next.

Likeable losers (and Steph's former highschool classmates) Walter "MoonMan" Dunphy and Dougie "The broker" Kruper have inadvertently get entangled with DeCooch. they have gotten sucked into an operation that's even more than easy cigarette smuggling and holds dangers some distance more than somebody can have imagined.

When Dougie disappears, Steph is going into seek mode. whilst Mooner disappears, she calls within the heavy artillery and asks grasp bounty hunter Ranger for support. Ranger's rate for the activity? One evening with Stephanie, nightfall to sunrise. now not info she's are looking to percentage along with her someday live-in roommate, vice cop Joe Morelli,

A standard problem on the earth of Plum.

And at the homefront, Stephanie's "perfect" sister, Valerie, has determined to maneuver again to Trenton, bringing her young ones from hell together with her. Grandma Mazur is calling questions about being a lesbian, and Bob, the bulimic puppy, is consuming every little thing in sight--including the furniture.

Mud wrestling, bikes, quick vehicles, quick nutrition, and quick males. It's Seven Up. completely Janet Evanovich at her very best.

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Download E-books The Fatal Funnel Cake: A Fresh-Baked Mystery PDF

By Livia J. Washburn

It’s time for the kingdom reasonable of Texas—and cooking contests galore! Fryers are heating up, and stomachs are growling. yet Phyllis Newsom had greater be careful. Someone’s introduced an urge for food for murder....
Phyllis and her pals Carolyn and Sam are able to whip up their top dishes and win a few ribbons in Dallas. And they’re excited to profit that one among their favourite star chefs—Joye Jameson of The Joye of Cooking—is broadcasting her television exhibit from the reasonable. whilst Phyllis’s funnel cake is picked as the most effective of that classification, Joye invitations her and the opposite finalists to arrange their scrumptious recipes live to tell the tale the air.
But Phyllis’s second within the highlight is spoiled after Joye suffers a perilous allergy from one chunk of her funnel cake. Now she’s long past from best access to best suspect. So with a view to transparent her identify, Phyllis must take place the warmth in this research ahead of the true killer slips via her fingers….

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Download E-books Bless the Bride (Molly Murphy Mysteries) PDF

By Rhys Bowen

Award-winning writer Rhys Bowen marries fascinating storytelling with an edge-of-your-seat secret set in early twentieth-century manhattan urban in BLESS THE BRIDE

With Molly Murphy's marriage ceremony to NYPD Captain Daniel Sullivan speedy impending, the Irish P.I. heads to the Westchester County geographical region, the place Daniel's mom can suggestions her on a bride's right position. unusually, Molly looks agreeing along with her destiny mother-in-law's recommendation. Molly can provide to depart her detective paintings in the back of and cool down after changing into Daniel's wife...but she is not married but. So while she will get note of a potential case, Molly sneaks again into the town to squeeze in a bit extra sleuthing earlier than the marriage bells can ring.

A prosperous chinese language immigrant wishes Molly to discover his lacking bride. Molly has a slump that his meant has run off. yet the place may she have gone--and the place could she be? the one chinese language ladies of the period are stored lower than condo arrest, and Molly can not help yet wonder if she's saving the bride-to-be from the streets...or aiding to fasten her away for good.

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Download E-books The Secrets of Pain (Merrily Watkins Mysteries) PDF

By Phil Rickman

The elite warriors of the Hereford-based SAS recognize all approximately ache and the long-lasting of it. Syd Spicer, ex-SAS trooper, has came upon himself again the Regiment—this time as its chaplain, accountable for the non secular welfare of the toughest males in or out of uniform. confronted with a case which might ordinarily be handed discreetly to Hereford diocesan exorcist Merrily Watkins, Spicer is compelled, for defense purposes, to attempt and deal with it himself and is coming just about a breakdown. in the meantime, the scattered groups alongside the Welsh border have their very own trouble. With recession biting deep, city crime has spilled into the geographical region and outdated barbaric evils are revived. while a prosperous landowner is hacked to demise in his personal farmyard, the senior investigating officer, DI Frannie Bliss is stuck within the backlash, his deepest lifestyles at risk of publicity. With the framework of her personal international starting to crack, Merrily Watkins is persuaded to enterprise into components the place neither a clergyman nor a girl is welcome to unearth secrets and techniques associated with the border's pagan past—secrets which she is familiar with can by no means be disclosed.

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Download E-books A Grave Talent: A Novel (A Kate Martinelli Mystery) PDF

By Laurie R. King

THE FIRST e-book within the KATE MARTINELLI secret SERIES

In Laurie R. King's Grave Talent, the unthinkable has occurred in a small neighborhood outdoors of San Francisco. a chain of stunning murders has happened, the sufferers a ways too blameless and defenseless. For lesbian Detective Kate Martinelli, simply promoted to murder and matched with a professional cop who is below extremely joyful to be passed a eco-friendly companion, it is a tricky case that simply retains getting harder.

Then the police obtain what seems to be a case-breaking lead: apparently one of many citizens of this bizarre colony is Vaun Adams, arguably the century's maximum lady painter and a infamous felon as soon as convicted of a heinous crime.

But what rather occurred eighteen years in the past? To carry a assassin to justice, Kate needs to delve into the artist's darkish past―even if it potential wasting every little thing she holds dear.

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Download E-books Bad Blood PDF

By Casey Kelleher

Blood makes you comparable. Loyalty makes you family.

In the underbelly of Soho’s organised crime ring, we all know that retired boxer Harry Woods isn't one to debris with. And that is going double for his family.

Harry has all of it: the large apartment, the flashy automobiles, and an abundance of wealth. up to funds talks in his international, Harry is aware deep down the one factor that truly counts is relatives. Haunted by means of the unexpected demise of his spouse, he’ll do whatever to guard his kids, yet fact is a heavy burden and hidden secrets and techniques can resolve even the most powerful of bonds...

Without loyalty, relations are certain jointly merely via blood. undesirable blood.

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