Download E-books Secondhand Spirits: A Witchcraft Mystery PDF

By Juliet Blackwell

Love the classic- no longer the ghosts

Lily Ivory feels that she will be able to ultimately slot in someplace and hide her "witchiness" in San Francisco. it really is there that she opens her classic garments store, outfitting clients either spiritually and stylistically.

simply whilst issues appear common, a consumer is murdered and kids begin disappearing from the Bay quarter. Lily has a good suggestion that a few undesirable phantoms are in the back of it. Can she hold her id mystery, or will her witchy methods be pressured out of the closet as she makes an attempt to forestall the phantom?

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Download E-books A Play of Knaves (A Joliffe Mystery) PDF

By Margaret Frazer

From the pages of the Edgar-nominated Dame Frevisse series...

A ROYAL INTRIGUE...

In the overdue autumn of 1435, Joliffe and his fellow avid gamers are in London to accomplish for the Bishop Beaufort. yet his Eminence has different tasks in brain for the corporate. With the Duke of Bedford's passing, bold lords and priests are plotting to imagine his position as consultant to the younger King Henry VI - and the Bishop must comprehend what his opponents are planning.

Dispatched to entertain - and undercover agent on - England's royals, Joliffe and corporate come upon intrigue from a number of factions either inside of and with out the dominion. And while males who understand an excessive amount of start to die in violent methods, the avid gamers begin to worry for his or her personal lives...

PRAISE FOR JOLIFFE

"[In A Play of Knaves] the writer seamlessly weaves in interval information that supply the reader a real experience of the perils, good looks, and truth of lifestyles at present. The secret, as constantly, is expertly performed, and revolves round precise issues of the time. Any reader drawn to mysteries and heritage will locate this one worth the time." - CA Reviews
"If you're an historic secret fan...you'll are looking to rush out and get this excellent sequence ... Entertains and confounds with its intricately plotted secret and richly special writing..." - The Romance Readers Connection

"Brings the interval to lush life... Such richly imagined mysteries come round too rarely." - Roundtable Reviews

compliment FOR MARGARET FRAZER

"Prepare to be enchanted as Margaret Frazer transports you again to the fifteenth century." - Romantic Times

"More than simply a great learn. The reader comes away sadder and wiser, understanding that what tehy've learn is that stuff of genuine lifestyles. Brava!" - Historical Novels Review

"A gentle and soaking up saga of conspiracy and treachery in 15th-century England... A tantalizing mystery seems to have lovely political implications." - Publishers Weekly

"Finely plotted and subtly shaded. Frazer has the distinct substance that brings an period to existence, whereas her characters' mental make-up is as cunningly wrought because the ancient background." - Publishers Weekly

"Margaret Frazer has quietly claimed her position as one of many preeminent writers of historic crime fiction, providing the total package deal - a superb secret, superb characters, and a desirable interval of background. Her novels are a dream to read." - Aunt Agatha's Newsletter

Herodotus Award Winner.
Twice nominated for the Edgar Award
Twice nominated for the Minnesota publication Award
A Romantic instances most sensible Pick.

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Download E-books The Big Sleep (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard) PDF

By Raymond Chandler

While a death millionaire hires Philip Marlowe to address the blackmailer of 1 of his challenging daughters, Marlowe reveals himself concerned with greater than extortion. Kidnapping, pornography, seduction, and homicide are only some of the issues he will get stuck up in.

"Chandler [writes] like a slumming angel and invest[s] the sun-blinded streets of Los Angelos with a romantic presence."
--Ross Macdonald

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Download E-books The Diva Cooks a Goose (A Domestic Diva Mystery) PDF

By Krista Davis

A Scrooge steals offers correct from less than Sophie Winston's kin Christmas tree. Then her sister-in-law's father show's up with a diva female friend only a month after his separation. a couple of individual is taking into account committing a merry murder-until it truly occurs! With many less than suspicion for the lethal deed, can Sophie locate the assassin and restoration the Christmas spirit ahead of it really is too overdue?

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Download E-books Where Are You Now? PDF

By Mary Higgins Clark

From America’s Queen of Suspense and no 1 New York Times bestselling writer comes a gripping story of a tender lady attempting to get to the bottom of the secret of a kin tragedy—a quest with terrifying repercussions.

It has been ten years on the grounds that twenty-one-year-old Charles MacKenzie Jr. (“Mack”) went lacking. A Columbia collage senior, approximately to graduate and already authorized at Duke college legislation tuition, he walked out of his condominium on Manhattan’s top West aspect and not using a notice to his university roommates and hasn't ever been obvious back. notwithstanding, he does make one ritual mobilephone name to his mom each year: on Mother’s Day. whenever, he assures her he's advantageous, refuses to reply to her frantic questions, then hangs up. Even the dying of his father, a company attorney, within the tragedy of 11th of September doesn't convey him domestic or holiday the trend of his calls.

Mack’s sister, Carolyn, is now twenty-six, a legislations college graduate, and has simply comprehensive her clerkship for a civil court docket pass judgement on in new york. She has continued relations tragedies, but she realizes that she's going to by no means be capable to have closure and get on along with her existence till she unearths her brother. She resolves to find what occurred to Mack and why he has came across 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 must never search for me.”

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Download E-books Appointment with Death: 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 omit 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 confusing puzzles to Harper Paperbacks. The unstoppable Poirot unearths himself within the heart East with just one day to unravel a homicide within the vintage Agatha Christie secret, Appointment with demise.

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Download E-books In A Family Way: A Bill Damen Mystery (Bill Damen Mysteries) PDF

By James Calder

It's a parent's nightmare: the fertility physician who tinkers with the very essence of a kid. The invoice Damen sequence leaps onto a much bigger and extra bold canvas with the filmmaker-turned-sleuth's 3rd case, one the place existence and loss of life are chillingly intertwined. His cousin's younger daughter, Margaret, is abducted and murdered. Exposing a shadowy underworld of embryo engineering, invoice reveals that the conditions of Margaret's beginning have every thing to do together with her dying. With assistance from his new assistant, the dynamic and lovely Clementine, Bill's research unearths that the newest reproductive know-how is a perilous new weapon in an ageless conflict. Tagged by means of Booklist as "fast-paced...with likeable stable men, nasty villains...and lots of plot twists," the sequence grapples with the challenging fact that technology might switch, yet human nature doesn't.

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Download E-books Catch Her If You Can (A Samantha Spade Mystery) PDF

By Merline Lovelace

Even a robotic puppy can sniff out trouble...

USAF Lieutenant Samantha Spade is within the warmth of the west Texas wilderness checking out a dog-like robotic for army use, while the machine leads her and her group to a pick-up truck. the motive force comes at them with a gun-and is shot in self-defense through Sam's good friend. after which a grotesque discovery is made: 3 human heads in a cooler at the back of the truck.

as the useless guy was once at the FBI's such a lot sought after record, Sam stands to get a hefty gift. Too undesirable the expertise to maintain her shady ex-husband from sniffing out money has but to be invented. His visual appeal, besides scary concerns from her boyfriend's earlier, make it challenging to inform simply who's answerable for the pipe-wielding thug who assaults her. All Sam is aware is that her good fortune has taken a doggone flip for the worse...

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Download E-books Seventy-Seven Clocks: A Peculiar Crimes Unit Mystery PDF

By Christopher Fowler

A mysterious stranger in outlandish Edwardian apparel defaces a Pre-Raphaelite portray within the nationwide Gallery. Then a visitor on the particular Savoy inn is fatally bitten by means of a marshland snake. Over the following a number of days, a plague of more and more weird and wonderful crimes will hit London—and, fittingly, come to the eye of the abnormal Crimes Unit. artwork vandalism, an exploding suspect, pornography, rat poison, Gilbert and Sullivan musicals, mystery societies…and now not a unmarried suspect in sight. The killer they’re chasing has a dismal background, a behavior of staying hidden, and time itself on his aspect. Detectives may possibly and Bryant are racing the clock and this time the bell can be tolling for them.

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