Category: Mystery

Dead Seed (A Brock Callahan Mystery)

By William Campbell Gault

Brock's boyhood idol strikes in round the corner earlier than vanishing and leaving a physique in his wake

In Hollywood's golden age, there has been no finer swashbuckler than Fortney Grange. a long time after he final swung on a chandelier, Grange is almost forgotten, his legacy surviving merely in fuzzy black-and-white at the late-late motion picture channel. yet to Brock Callahan, Grange continues to be a hero. whilst his idol shacks up with the elderly widow round the corner, the ex-private investigator is starstruck. It takes a homicide for the celluloid sheen to start to fade.

A unusual pair of Arizona blackmailers takes up place of abode in a van outdoors Grange's condominium. Grange and his new girlfriend disappear, and some days later, his agent is located lifeless. even though it breaks his center, Callahan is pressured to enquire the guy who has given him loads pleasure. and it'll take greater than swordplay for this getting older daredevil to flee the chair.

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Pushed to the Limit (an Emma Cassidy Mystery Book 2)

By Karen Chester

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A gossip queen, a cheeky parrot, and many individuals with anything to conceal. yet who may kill to maintain their secret?

A full-length, standalone comfortable mystery.


Faye Seymour has lengthy reigned as Greenville’s gossip queen, yet lately she’s been at her worst, spreading rumors like wild fireplace and placing loads of noses out of joint. occasion planner Emma Cassidy has already misplaced a massive patron to Faye’s unfastened tongue, and she or he can ailing come up with the money for to lose any enterprise. whilst Emma discovers Faye mendacity on the backside of a flight of stairs, the feisty outdated woman publicizes she was once pushed—and that Emma is the culprit!—before passing out.

As Faye recovers, Emma reluctantly delves into the busybody’s lifetime of meddling and scuttlebutt. She has to transparent her identify sooner than Faye falsely accuses her back, and along with, there’s a capricious parrot hoping on her now.

What scandalous secrets and techniques has Faye unearthed? what number lives has she ruined or threatened to break? a lot of people have a cause to hate her, yet one specifically is pushed to dedicate a brutal homicide. Can Emma persist with the clues to unmask the killer, or will she fall sufferer herself?

The Emma Cassidy secret sequence:

Book 1: Throw a Monkey Wrench

Book 2: driven to the restrict

Book three: homicide probably

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Let Loose the Dogs (Murdoch Mysteries)

By Maureen Jennings

In Let free the Dogs, Murdoch’s lifestyles and paintings overlap tragically. His sister, who in the past fled to a convent to flee their abusive father, is on her deathbed. in the meantime, Harry Murdoch, the daddy whom Murdoch some time past close out of his existence, has been charged with homicide and calls on his estranged son to end up his innocence. yet, figuring out his father, what's Murdoch to think?

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A Play of Heresy (A Joliffe Mystery)

By Margaret Frazer

From the pages of the nationwide bestselling Dame Frevisse mysteries...

A pageant OF MURDER...

In the early summer season of 1438, Joliffe and his fellow avid gamers have arrived in Coventry for the theatrical competition of Corpus Christi Day. hired through one of many city's wealthy and strong service provider guilds, they plan to give of the numerous performs for you to extravagantly depict all of God's tale in a parade of pomp and pageantry.

But at the same time they organize to accomplish the Nativity, Joliffe could be known as directly to play a sensible guy off the degree to boot. while the service provider grasp Kydwa is going lacking and is presumed useless, the crafty Bishop Beaufort calls on Joliffe's talents as a undercover agent to discover the mysteries of Coventry's elite. As suspicion falls on his personal partners, Joliffe is drawn into the devilish machinations of a mystery sect of heretics bent on destroying the Church. The gamers should be compelled to give the harrowing of Hell, yet will Joliffe be ready to get to the bottom of a confession of corruption sooner than Coventry's darkish enigmas unharness a medieval bloodbath of the innocents?


"If you're an old secret'll are looking to rush out and get this glorious sequence ... Entertains and confounds with its intricately plotted secret and richly unique writing..." - The Romance Readers Connection

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

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Hemlock (Hemlock Trilogy)

By Kathleen Peacock

Fans of Maggie Stiefvater and the hit tv convey True Blood will flock to this primary booklet within the supernatural secret sequence set in a city the place werewolves reside in undeniable sight.

Mackenzie Dobson's existence has been grew to become the other way up considering the fact that she vowed to seek her ally Amy's killer: a white werewolf. Lupine syndrome—also referred to as the werewolf virus—is at the upward push around the nation, and bloodlust isn't effortless to manage. however it quickly turns into transparent that harmful secrets and techniques are lurking within the shadows of Hemlock, Mac's hometown—and she is thrown right into a maelstrom of violence and betrayal that places her in grave danger.

Kathleen Peacock's exciting debut novel presents readers with a secret that Kimberly Derting, writer of The physique Finder, calls "clever and frightening," whereas Sophie Jordan, New York Times bestselling writer of Firelight, raves: "Forget each werewolf ebook you have ever learn. This one breaks the mold."

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A Conspiracy of Faith: A Department Q Novel

By Jussi Adler-Olsen

The New York Times and # 1 foreign bestselling writer Jussi Adler-Olsen returns with the 3rd e-book in his exhilarating division Q series. 

Detective Carl Mørck holds in his arms a bottle that includes outdated and decayed message, written in blood. It is a cry for aid from younger brothers, tied and sure in a boathouse by way of the ocean. may perhaps or not it's actual? who're those boys, and why weren’t they mentioned lacking? may they very likely nonetheless be alive?

Carl’s research will strength him to go paths with a girl caught in a determined marriage- her husband refuses to inform her the place he is going, what he does, how lengthy he'll be away. For days on finish she waits, and while he returns she needs to undergo his wishes, his moods, his threats. yet adequate is enough. She will discover the reality, regardless of the price to her husband—or to herself.

Carl and his colleagues Assad and Rose needs to use all in their assets to discover the frightening fact during this heart-pounding Nordic mystery from the number 1 overseas bestselling writer Jussi Adler-Olsen.

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Odds On

The plan: to rob the Reina, a super-luxury resort off the coast of Spain. The team: 3 pro criminals with the abilities to drag off the heist of the century. the sting: the scheme has been simulated in a working laptop or computer, all the way down to the final variable. 

The worry: 3 appealing girls with agendas in their personal - and this type of variables no desktop can fathom... 

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Templar's Acre: A Knights Templar Adventure

By Michael Jecks

The Holy Land, 1291.A battle has been raging throughout those lands for many years. The forces of the Crusaders were driven again many times by way of the Muslims and now only one urban is still in Crusader keep watch over. That one urban stands among the previous and the long run. One urban which needs to be defended in any respect expenditures. That urban is Acre.

And into this conflict the place males will struggle to the dying to safeguard their urban comes a tender boy. eco-friendly and scared, he hasn't ever visible conflict earlier than. yet he's at the run from a dismal prior and he has no selection yet to stick. And to stick potential to struggle. That boy is Baldwin de Furnshill.

This is the tale of the siege of Acre, and of the instant Baldwin first charged into conflict.

This is simply the start. the remainder is background.

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The Saucy Lucy Murders (Saucy Lucy Series)

By Cindy Keen Reynders

Hometown and kin beckon Lexie while she will not tolerate her husband’s wandering eye. Bereft, she strikes along with her teenage daughter Eva again to Moose Creek Junction, Wyoming, to be close to her sister Lucy and open a business—The Saucy Lucy Café. Lexie’s sister is a churchgoing lady who believes her sister needs to remarry on the way to input the dominion of heaven, and abruptly, Lexie unearths herself again within the courting pool. the difficulty is, all of her dates finally end up at Stiffwell's Funeral Parlor—dead. Gossiping townspeople start to distrust the sisters whereas café shoppers and eligible males dwindle. enterprise is down the bathroom and, in accordance with Lexie, the police easily do not get the activity performed. She pronounces it is time to intervene.

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