Dead Don't Care (Bill Crane, Book 4)

By Jonathan Latimer

Publish 12 months note: First released in 1938
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In sun-soaked Florida, Crane pursues a kidnapper in among drinksIt doesn't take a lot to entice invoice Crane to Florida within the wintertime. the elements will be temptation sufficient, however the indisputable fact that there's funds to be made and gin to be inebriated makes a visit to Key Largo impossible to resist. His ever-soused spouse, document Williams, at his part, Crane units out south to determine who has been threatening millionaire playboy Penn Essex with blackmail notes, first on his pillow, then in his pockets, challenging $50,000—"or else."

But as Crane quickly learns, the hazard isn't really to Penn, yet to his sister.When appealing younger Camelia is abducted, Crane and document search for traitors contained in the kin circle. Lurching from cocktail hour to cocktail hour, they are going to do every little thing they could to discover the lacking woman, understanding that murderers—and hangovers—could strike at any second.

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By Jonathan Latimer

Publish 12 months note: First released in 1938
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In sun-soaked Florida, Crane pursues a kidnapper in among drinksIt doesn't take a lot to entice invoice Crane to Florida within the wintertime. the elements will be temptation sufficient, however the indisputable fact that there's funds to be made and gin to be inebriated makes a visit to Key Largo impossible to resist. His ever-soused spouse, document Williams, at his part, Crane units out south to determine who has been threatening millionaire playboy Penn Essex with blackmail notes, first on his pillow, then in his pockets, challenging $50,000—"or else."

But as Crane quickly learns, the hazard isn't really to Penn, yet to his sister.When appealing younger Camelia is abducted, Crane and document search for traitors contained in the kin circle. Lurching from cocktail hour to cocktail hour, they are going to do every little thing they could to discover the lacking woman, understanding that murderers—and hangovers—could strike at any second.

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Death in a Far Country

By Patricia Hall

The darkish of the evening. women are working for his or her lives. Terrified, one falls, and not able to wake up, she forces her good friend to head on with no her, to save lots of herself. For her there is not any get away as their attackers shut in...

The following morning the physique of a tender lady is located within the canal. DCI Thackeray, lately again to the strength after a bungled kidnapping operation left him close to dying, is wear the case. yet with the total city s consciousness excited about the soccer workforce s upcoming fit opposed to Chelsea, not anyone appears in a position to inform the police whatever approximately how the woman died, not to mention establish her.

Thackeray s female friend, reporter Laura Ackroyd, additionally has a lot to enquire. The appointment of a feminine chairman on the soccer membership has frustrated many folks, specifically the lads who dominate the percentage holders and who will it appears cease at not anything to strength her out.

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By Patricia Hall

The darkish of the evening. women are working for his or her lives. Terrified, one falls, and not able to wake up, she forces her good friend to head on with no her, to save lots of herself. For her there is not any get away as their attackers shut in...

The following morning the physique of a tender lady is located within the canal. DCI Thackeray, lately again to the strength after a bungled kidnapping operation left him close to dying, is wear the case. yet with the total city s consciousness excited about the soccer workforce s upcoming fit opposed to Chelsea, not anyone appears in a position to inform the police whatever approximately how the woman died, not to mention establish her.

Thackeray s female friend, reporter Laura Ackroyd, additionally has a lot to enquire. The appointment of a feminine chairman on the soccer membership has frustrated many folks, specifically the lads who dominate the percentage holders and who will it appears cease at not anything to strength her out.

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Hooked on Murder (A Crochet Mystery)

By Betty Hechtman

Craft enthusiasts and secret readers alike will flock to this nice new craft-based comfortable? FIRST within the CROCHET secret sequence
Delicious Recipe and Crochet trend integrated!
When book shop occasion coordinator Molly purple stumbles around the lifeless physique of a crochet group's chief, her complex earlier with the lady makes her a main suspect.
yet whereas Molly's warding off a detective with a private grudge and navigating the pitfalls of crochet staff politics, the genuine killer is still at huge. And it truly is as much as her to trap the culprit?before she lands up in a good knot.

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By Betty Hechtman

Craft enthusiasts and secret readers alike will flock to this nice new craft-based comfortable? FIRST within the CROCHET secret sequence
Delicious Recipe and Crochet trend integrated!
When book shop occasion coordinator Molly purple stumbles around the lifeless physique of a crochet group's chief, her complex earlier with the lady makes her a main suspect.
yet whereas Molly's warding off a detective with a private grudge and navigating the pitfalls of crochet staff politics, the genuine killer is still at huge. And it truly is as much as her to trap the culprit?before she lands up in a good knot.

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A Christmas Visitor (The Christmas Stories)

By Anne Perry

Popular for her acclaimed Victorian novels in addition to a beautiful new sequence set in international warfare I, Anne Perry continuously dazzles us with tales rife with emotion, intrigue, and mental intensity. She lately increased her skills with the delightfully rendered novella, A Christmas Journey, which USA Today known as “one of the easiest books to decorate the joyous season.” Now she has given readers one other gift–a yule supplying choked with vacation magic . . . and murder.

The Dreghorn kin is accumulating for an expected reunion within the Lake District of britain. The joyful tranquility of the snowbound property, even if, is quickly shattered by way of what seems to be an unintended loss of life. The victim’s distraught spouse, Antonia, summons her godfather, exclusive mathematician and inventor Henry Rathbone–one of the main cherished characters from Perry’s bestselling William Monk sequence. yet questions about the tragic occasion become whispers of homicide, sending surprise waves between contributors of the Dreghorn extended family, who haven’t visible one another in ten years.

Now Rathbone needs to positioned his analytical and artistic capacities to the try out as he assumes the position of an beginner investigator. yet whereas trying to find clues and mulling over power reasons, he can't aid yet ask yourself: Will one other terrible soul meet an analogous premature end–and be silenced just like the night?

In this Christmas novella, that includes a colourful, a little bit eccentric forged of characters and an impossible to resist plot as twisty as a ribbon, Rathbone rescues the vacation with a grace that might provoke William Monk himself.

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By Anne Perry

Popular for her acclaimed Victorian novels in addition to a beautiful new sequence set in international warfare I, Anne Perry continuously dazzles us with tales rife with emotion, intrigue, and mental intensity. She lately increased her skills with the delightfully rendered novella, A Christmas Journey, which USA Today known as “one of the easiest books to decorate the joyous season.” Now she has given readers one other gift–a yule supplying choked with vacation magic . . . and murder.

The Dreghorn kin is accumulating for an expected reunion within the Lake District of britain. The joyful tranquility of the snowbound property, even if, is quickly shattered by way of what seems to be an unintended loss of life. The victim’s distraught spouse, Antonia, summons her godfather, exclusive mathematician and inventor Henry Rathbone–one of the main cherished characters from Perry’s bestselling William Monk sequence. yet questions about the tragic occasion become whispers of homicide, sending surprise waves between contributors of the Dreghorn extended family, who haven’t visible one another in ten years.

Now Rathbone needs to positioned his analytical and artistic capacities to the try out as he assumes the position of an beginner investigator. yet whereas trying to find clues and mulling over power reasons, he can't aid yet ask yourself: Will one other terrible soul meet an analogous premature end–and be silenced just like the night?

In this Christmas novella, that includes a colourful, a little bit eccentric forged of characters and an impossible to resist plot as twisty as a ribbon, Rathbone rescues the vacation with a grace that might provoke William Monk himself.

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Cherry Bomb - A Thriller (Jacqueline "Jack" Daniels Mysteries Book 6)

By J.A. Konrath

On the finish of Fuzzy Navel, J. A. Konrath shocked readers with an agonizing cliffhanger: considered one of Lieutenant Jacqueline "Jack" Daniels's household is lifeless. yet who? Readers have been left clamoring to grasp more.

Cherry Bomb, the 6th Jack Daniels secret, opens on the funeral. whereas Jack stands graveside, tears in her eyes, her cellphone jewelry. it is the killer, escaped maniac Alex Kork, taunting Jack, drawing her ever extra right into a twisted video game of cat and mouse. simply because whereas Alex is greater than prepared to kill random sufferers, Jack is her precise prey. yet which lady wishes revenge more?

Cherry Bomb is J. A. Konrath's so much gripping novel of suspense yet--filled with twists and turns that would retain readers at the fringe of their seats.

About the Author

JA Konrath is the writer of 8 novels within the Jack Daniels mystery sequence. they don't have to be learn in chronological order to be loved, yet should you need to know it really is: Whiskey bitter, Bloody Mary, Rusty Nail, soiled Martini, Fuzzy Navel, Cherry Bomb, Shaken, and Stirred.

Jack additionally seems within the novels Shot of Tequila, Flee, Spree, 3, Timecaster Supersymmetry, Banana Hammock, and Serial Killers Uncut, in addition to the quick tale assortment Jack Daniels tales, and the novellas Floaters and Burners.

Last name, the 9th Jack Daniels novel, may be to be had in spring of 2013.

Konrath writes horror lower than the identify Jack Kilborn, together with the bestsellers Afraid, Trapped, persistence, and Draculas. the following Kilborn mystery, Haunted residence, may be to be had mid 2013.

He has bought over one million ebooks.

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By J.A. Konrath

On the finish of Fuzzy Navel, J. A. Konrath shocked readers with an agonizing cliffhanger: considered one of Lieutenant Jacqueline "Jack" Daniels's household is lifeless. yet who? Readers have been left clamoring to grasp more.

Cherry Bomb, the 6th Jack Daniels secret, opens on the funeral. whereas Jack stands graveside, tears in her eyes, her cellphone jewelry. it is the killer, escaped maniac Alex Kork, taunting Jack, drawing her ever extra right into a twisted video game of cat and mouse. simply because whereas Alex is greater than prepared to kill random sufferers, Jack is her precise prey. yet which lady wishes revenge more?

Cherry Bomb is J. A. Konrath's so much gripping novel of suspense yet--filled with twists and turns that would retain readers at the fringe of their seats.

About the Author

JA Konrath is the writer of 8 novels within the Jack Daniels mystery sequence. they don't have to be learn in chronological order to be loved, yet should you need to know it really is: Whiskey bitter, Bloody Mary, Rusty Nail, soiled Martini, Fuzzy Navel, Cherry Bomb, Shaken, and Stirred.

Jack additionally seems within the novels Shot of Tequila, Flee, Spree, 3, Timecaster Supersymmetry, Banana Hammock, and Serial Killers Uncut, in addition to the quick tale assortment Jack Daniels tales, and the novellas Floaters and Burners.

Last name, the 9th Jack Daniels novel, may be to be had in spring of 2013.

Konrath writes horror lower than the identify Jack Kilborn, together with the bestsellers Afraid, Trapped, persistence, and Draculas. the following Kilborn mystery, Haunted residence, may be to be had mid 2013.

He has bought over one million ebooks.

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The Witching House

By Brian Moreland

"Some homes might be left by myself. "

In 1972, twenty-five humans have been brutally murdered in a single of the bloodiest massacres in Texas heritage. The secret of who devoted the killings is still unsolved.

Forty years later, Sarah Donovan is courting an exhilarating guy, Dean Stratton. Sarah s fearful of almost about every little thing heights, tight locations, the darkish yet at the present time she needs to confront all her fears, as she joins Dean and one other couple on an exploring event. The outdated deserted Blevins residence, the scene of the grotesque bloodbath, is rumored to be haunted.

The are approximately to find the mysterious condominium has been ready these kinds of years, yearning clean prey. And down within the cellar they'll stumble upon a tremendous creature that hungers for greater than simply human flesh.

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By Brian Moreland

"Some homes might be left by myself. "

In 1972, twenty-five humans have been brutally murdered in a single of the bloodiest massacres in Texas heritage. The secret of who devoted the killings is still unsolved.

Forty years later, Sarah Donovan is courting an exhilarating guy, Dean Stratton. Sarah s fearful of almost about every little thing heights, tight locations, the darkish yet at the present time she needs to confront all her fears, as she joins Dean and one other couple on an exploring event. The outdated deserted Blevins residence, the scene of the grotesque bloodbath, is rumored to be haunted.

The are approximately to find the mysterious condominium has been ready these kinds of years, yearning clean prey. And down within the cellar they'll stumble upon a tremendous creature that hungers for greater than simply human flesh.

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The Name of the Star (The Shades of London)

By Maureen Johnson

New York Times bestseller Maureen Johnson takes on Jack the Ripper during this attractive paranormal mystery!

The day that Louisiana teen Rory Deveaux arrives in London to begin a brand new existence at boarding institution is additionally the day a sequence of brutal murders breaks out over town, killings mimicking the awful Jack the Ripper spree of greater than a century in the past. quickly "Rippermania" takes carry of modern day London, and the police are left with few leads and no witnesses. other than one. Rory noticed the guy police think to be the leading suspect. yet she is the one person who observed him--the just one who can see him. And now Rory has develop into his subsequent goal. during this edge-of-your-seat mystery, packed with suspense, humor, and romance, Rory will study the reality in regards to the mystery ghost police of London and detect her personal stunning skills.

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By Maureen Johnson

New York Times bestseller Maureen Johnson takes on Jack the Ripper during this attractive paranormal mystery!

The day that Louisiana teen Rory Deveaux arrives in London to begin a brand new existence at boarding institution is additionally the day a sequence of brutal murders breaks out over town, killings mimicking the awful Jack the Ripper spree of greater than a century in the past. quickly "Rippermania" takes carry of modern day London, and the police are left with few leads and no witnesses. other than one. Rory noticed the guy police think to be the leading suspect. yet she is the one person who observed him--the just one who can see him. And now Rory has develop into his subsequent goal. during this edge-of-your-seat mystery, packed with suspense, humor, and romance, Rory will study the reality in regards to the mystery ghost police of London and detect her personal stunning skills.

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Victorian Villainy: A Collection of Moriarty Stories

By Michael Kurland

One of the world’s nice fictional villains Professor James Moriarty stands by myself. health practitioner Fu Manchu, Hannibal Lecter, count number Dracula, Iago, Voldemort, Darth Vader, invoice Sikes, Inspector Javert, and the depraved Witch of the West all have their fanatics, all have their position in well known fiction. yet for each one that can let you know whose lifestyles Iago made depressing, fifty honor that Professor James Moriarty was once the actual nemesis of Sherlock Holmes. yet simply how evil was once he? those tales by way of Michael Kurland discover an alternative danger: that Moriarty wasn’t evil in any respect, that his villainy used to be much less alongside the traces of Fu Manchu and extra like Robin Hood or Simon Templar. And the cause of Sherlock Holmes’ characterization of him as “the Napoleon of crime” was once that the professor used to be one of many few males he’d ever met who was once smarter than he—and he couldn’t stand it!

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By Michael Kurland

One of the world’s nice fictional villains Professor James Moriarty stands by myself. health practitioner Fu Manchu, Hannibal Lecter, count number Dracula, Iago, Voldemort, Darth Vader, invoice Sikes, Inspector Javert, and the depraved Witch of the West all have their fanatics, all have their position in well known fiction. yet for each one that can let you know whose lifestyles Iago made depressing, fifty honor that Professor James Moriarty was once the actual nemesis of Sherlock Holmes. yet simply how evil was once he? those tales by way of Michael Kurland discover an alternative danger: that Moriarty wasn’t evil in any respect, that his villainy used to be much less alongside the traces of Fu Manchu and extra like Robin Hood or Simon Templar. And the cause of Sherlock Holmes’ characterization of him as “the Napoleon of crime” was once that the professor used to be one of many few males he’d ever met who was once smarter than he—and he couldn’t stand it!

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Sick of Shadows: An Edwardian Murder Mystery (Edwardian Murder Mysteries)

By M. C. Beaton

Captain Harry Cathcart and woman Rose summer season have entered into an engagement of convenience-convenient for Rose, who desires to stay away from being despatched to India with all of the different failed debutantes. regardless of her massive attractiveness, Rose's sharp mind and radical rules have served to repel her will be suitors. Rose's mom and dad, blind to the deception, are rarely delighted that their in basic terms baby is marrying a guy in alternate, yet Harry comes from an exceptional relations, and at least, they wish he'll continue their complex daughter out of mischief.

Unfortunately, even a faux engagement can't retailer Rose from difficulty. tired of never-ending events, teas, and balls, she befriends Dolly Tremaine, a gorgeous younger woman newly arrived from the rustic and beaten via the calls for of the Season. Rose is overjoyed to have a protégée yet their friendship is lower tragically brief while Dolly is located floating in a river. Harry is summoned instantly to assist resolve the secret of Dolly's dying, and to maintain Rose from being the murderer's subsequent victim.

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By M. C. Beaton

Captain Harry Cathcart and woman Rose summer season have entered into an engagement of convenience-convenient for Rose, who desires to stay away from being despatched to India with all of the different failed debutantes. regardless of her massive attractiveness, Rose's sharp mind and radical rules have served to repel her will be suitors. Rose's mom and dad, blind to the deception, are rarely delighted that their in basic terms baby is marrying a guy in alternate, yet Harry comes from an exceptional relations, and at least, they wish he'll continue their complex daughter out of mischief.

Unfortunately, even a faux engagement can't retailer Rose from difficulty. tired of never-ending events, teas, and balls, she befriends Dolly Tremaine, a gorgeous younger woman newly arrived from the rustic and beaten via the calls for of the Season. Rose is overjoyed to have a protégée yet their friendship is lower tragically brief while Dolly is located floating in a river. Harry is summoned instantly to assist resolve the secret of Dolly's dying, and to maintain Rose from being the murderer's subsequent victim.

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French Pastry Murder (A Lucy Stone Mystery)

Lucy Stone is saying "Au revoir!" to Tinker’s Cove, Maine, and "Bonjour!" to Paris to soak up the points of interest, how you can bake genuine French pastries, and event some joie de vivre. But her goals of l. a. vie en rose are wear carry while the town of lighting fixtures turns deadly…

Lucy regularly dreamed of vacationing Paris, but if well known pastry chef Larry Bruneau is found on death’s doorstep and Lucy and her associates are detained for wondering, she’s nervous she’ll be buying and selling in her luxurious lodgings for a sojourn within the Bastille. Now, if she’s going to take pleasure in her holiday, she’ll need to unpack her sleuthing talents and transparent her identify…

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Lucy Stone is saying "Au revoir!" to Tinker’s Cove, Maine, and "Bonjour!" to Paris to soak up the points of interest, how you can bake genuine French pastries, and event some joie de vivre. But her goals of l. a. vie en rose are wear carry while the town of lighting fixtures turns deadly…

Lucy regularly dreamed of vacationing Paris, but if well known pastry chef Larry Bruneau is found on death’s doorstep and Lucy and her associates are detained for wondering, she’s nervous she’ll be buying and selling in her luxurious lodgings for a sojourn within the Bastille. Now, if she’s going to take pleasure in her holiday, she’ll need to unpack her sleuthing talents and transparent her identify…

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