Download E-books Lost Republic PDF

By Paul B. Thompson

It all started on a sunlit day in Cherbourg, France. In 2055, the long run has arrived and the earlier is departing because the final steamship on the planet prepares to move the Atlantic on its ultimate voyage. along, an exceptional, glittering sun powered vessel sails, too—a appealing send packed with appealing humans. On board the steamer are 8 teens—some dreamers, a few desperate—for whom the final voyage of the S.S. SIR man CARLTON is just a step on an extended trip. quickly the send is much out at sea and each layer of recent expertise fails. every one teenager needs to depend upon their very own unique talents to survive—but the place? what's the unusual island within the Atlantic, the place no island exists? who're the lads, conversing in an historical tongue, who trap the survivors of the afflicted send? With each breath a brand new secret seems to be, and the determined dreamers of the CARLTON needs to have the ability to flee the misplaced Republic.

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Download E-books Scared Money (Jeremiah Spur Mystery, Book 2) PDF

By James Hime

When the CIA comes knocking at ex-Texas Ranger Jeremiah Spur's door, soliciting for a prefer, he's now not that attracted to supporting. at the least, now not until eventually the agent mentions that the man—Benjamin Farkas—who wishes aid asked Jeremiah particularly simply because he knew Jeremiah's father. considering the fact that Jeremiah hasn't obvious his father due to the fact that he was once a bit boy, this piques his curiosity, and he reluctantly has the same opinion to trip from his ranch in tiny Brenham, Texas, to the large city—Austin—in order to enquire the disappearance of an accountant, who has vanished in addition to $10 million of his boss's funds. the truth that Farkas was a CIA-trained button guy makes him uncomfortable, however the query of his father's connection capacity he can't say no.

At a similar time, Deputy Sheriff Clyde Thomas—a black guy in a rural Texas jurisdiction who labored with Jeremiah at the final homicide case to hit Brenham—is taking a look into the capturing deaths of a neighborhood drug broker and his female friend, a violent and nasty crime for the customarily quiet city. Clyde's operating conception is that it's a message in a conflict over drug territory, yet there are lots of questions. it sort of feels not likely that Captain Spur's case and Deputy Thomas's case are similar. yet in all issues legal, even in sleepy Brenham, Texas, issues are hardly ever what they seem.

Scared Money—explosive, sharp, taut, and atmospheric—is the second one publication to add Jeremiah and Clyde, after James Himes' acclaimed first novel, The evening of the Dance, which used to be a finalist for the Edgar Award for top first novel of the 12 months.

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Download E-books Cat Killed A Rat (Ponderosa Pines Cozy Mystery Series Book 1) PDF

By ReGina Welling, Erin Lynn

FIRST IN a brand new SERIES!

Nothing undesirable ever occurs in Ponderosa Pines

...until an individual turns up useless. whilst meddling brothers try and strip the hippie commune-turned deliberate neighborhood of its eclectic allure, city matriarch EV Torrence vows to place a cease to their underhanded plot. After one brother is murdered, EV turns into the major suspect, and needs to pair up together with her ally, nameless city gossip columnist Chloe LaRue, to discover the genuine killer.

Clean learn: no picture violence or sex.

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Download E-books The Murder Room (Adam Dalgliesh Mystery Series #12) PDF

By P. D. James

National Bestseller 

Murders current meet murders earlier in P.D. James’s most modern harrowing, thought-provoking mystery.

Commander Adam Dalgliesh is already familiar with the Dupayne--a museum devoted to the interwar years, with a room celebrating the main infamous murders of that time--when he's referred to as to enquire the killing of 1 of the relatives trustees. He quickly discovers that the sufferer used to be trying to shut the museum against the desires of the fellow trustees and the Dupayne's dedicated staff.  everybody, it kind of feels, has whatever to achieve from the crime.  whilst it turns into transparent that the assassin has been encouraged through the real-life crimes from the homicide room--and is getting ready to kill again--Dalgliesh understands that to resolve this situation he has to get into the brain of a ruthless killer.

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Download E-books Murder Unleashed (Jack and Jamie, Book 2) PDF

By Lee Charles Kelley

Offender Pooch

Kennel proprietor and ex-big urban cop Jack box cares extra approximately canines than he does approximately humans -- apart from his lady-love, attractive neighborhood health worker Dr. Jamie Cutter.

That's why he can't stand round and do not anything whilst a helpless canines is unfairly accused . . . of murder!

The police up the following within the Maine boondocks have came across the physique of a country ideally suited court docket Justice in his automobile -- his throat ripped to shreds -- and they're convinced the perpetrator is Roark, the probably vicious boxer within the again seat. Jack, although, has severe doubts.

So, after first rescuing Roark from the specialists, Jack is decided to smell out the true perpetrator with assistance from his partner-in-crime-solving Jamie and a passel of playful beagles, together with a particularly gifted puppy named Maggie. yet sticking his nostril the place it isn't welcome may perhaps end up a most threatening video game certainly . . .

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Download E-books The Curse of the Holy Pail (The Odelia Grey Mysteries) PDF

By Sue Ann Jaffarian

Is the "Holy Pail" cursed? each proprietor of the classic Chappy Wheeler lunchbox–a prototype in line with the Nineteen Forties television western–has died. And now Sterling rate, enterprise magnate and a shopper of Odelia Grey's legislation company, has been fatally poisoned. Is it a twist of fate that Price's distinctive lunch pail–worth over thirty grand–has disappeared on the comparable time?

Treading carefully because a up to date run-in with a bullet, Odelia takes small bites of this juicy, calorie-free mystery–and is quickly starving for extra! Her learn unearths a sixty-year-old unsolved homicide and Price's gold-digging ex-fiancée with married males wrapped round her breasts . . . uh, finger. combine in a shock marriage inspiration that sends an doubtful Odelia into chocolate sedation, and you have got an unruly recipe for scrumptious catastrophe.

Click right here to obtain publication membership Questions for The Curse of the Holy Pail, ready through writer Sue Ann Jaffarian!

Praise:

"I'd prefer to spend extra time with Sue Ann Jaffarian's Odelia."―The manhattan Times

"Plus-size paralegal Odelia gray will get greater than she bargained for whilst she accepts an strange present from a favourite client...Jaffarian performs the formulation with finesse, conserving love difficulties firmly within the heritage whereas giving her heroine room to take advantage of her abundant wit and grit."―Kirkus Reviews

"Jaffarian bargains the peerlessly wrong replacement for readers ailing and uninterested in picture-perfect characters." ―Booklist

"Odelia gray is a keeper."―Library Journal

"Jaffarian's writing is sharp and sassy–like her protagonist–and she is familiar with how one can hold the suspense high."―Mystery Scene

"I have loved either books within the sequence. Odelia is a ingenious girl, and that i did not chafe at her novice sleuthing. The publication has an encouraged cookie recipe."―Deadly Pleasures

"Even larger than her first...a significant hoot!"―Thomas B. Sawyer, bestselling writer of The Sixteenth Man, former head writer/producer of Murder, She Wrote

"Odelia grey is a superb addition to the secret style, a sensible, humorous, attractive plus-size heroine who takes readers on a plus-size trip. You root for her, chuckle together with her and cheer at her final triumph. If I have been in hassle, i might wish Odelia on my side."―Denise Hamilton, Edgar and Willa Cather Award-finalist and nationwide bestselling writer of Prisoner of Memory

"More enjoyable than a lunch pail choked with plump paralegals, The Curse of the Holy Pail is a story as bouncy as its bodacious protagonist."―Bill Fitzhugh, writer of Highway 61 and Resurfaced

"With a mythical curse, a probably murderous little individual, ruthless heirs, [and] charismatic thugs... a full of life caper that might retain you guessing correct until the end."―Kris Neri, award-winning writer of the Tracy Eaton mysteries

"A humorous learn, with off the wall characters, a twisty plot and never a surplus calorie available. Recommended." ―Bookbitch.com

"Well written and well paced, it is a strong seashore or aircraft read."―Cycling.Finial.com

"Big ladies of the realm, hold directly to your hats, you are going to love Sue Ann Jaffarian's plus-sized Odelia gray, beginner sleuth. this is often humorous, horny, romantic, you identify it, all wrapped up in a single nice mystery."―Cozylibrary.com

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Download E-books Mr. Monk on the Couch PDF

By Lee Goldberg

With aid from Monk's agoraphobic brother, his dependable assistant Natalie tackles her personal research whereas Adrian Monk tracks a second-hand sofa that turns out tied to a chain of murders. Following a bloody path, Natalie and Monk quickly prove face-to-face with the main ruthless killer they have ever encountered.

PRAISE FOR LEE GOLDBERG'S MONK NOVELS

""No one else might catch those characters and convey them to existence at the web page the best way Lee Goldberg does!"-- King's River existence Magazine

"Goldberg makes Adrian Monk even more fascinating than the television version: the twitches are much less noticeable, the results less predictable. Even (or in particular) the secondary characters are extra attention-grabbing and feature sharper dialogue."--Chicago Tribune

""The merely other thing enjoyable than looking at Monk is interpreting the adventures Lee Goldberg creates for him. The books set a excessive ordinary from the get-go." Crimespree Magazine

"Full of snippets of slapstick humor and Monk's particular skills for observation," Library Journal

"This most up-to-date hilariously humorous and devilishly smart  novel approximately TV's obsessive-compulsive sleuth Adrian Monk is an most unlikely crime lover's satisfaction! Very humorous and inventively plotted," Ellery Queen secret Magazine

">"Throughout the Mr. Monk sequence writer Lee Goldberg has regularly saved an organization clutch on precisely who his characters are, and he's capable of expertly play them opposed to each other to the simplest dramatic and comedian advantage," The Gumshoe Review

"You'd be hard-pressed to discover one other fresh paintings that offers such a lot of hip and funny moments." Bookgasm

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Download E-books Mrs Harris MP PDF

By Paul Gallico

Mrs Harris is a salt-of-the-earth charlady, content material together with her lot, cleansing the houses of the wealthy. despite the fact that, her knack of environment issues immediately frequently has the tendency to stray past preserving issues neat and tidy...

In Mrs Harris MP, the sincere as-ever previous char impresses her service provider along with her no-nonsense political opinions to such an quantity that he - an MP, no much less - encourages her to develop into a voice for the folks of Battersea and stand for election herself.

The international of neighborhood politics, besides the fact that, quickly proves a try out for a girl as straight-laced as Mrs Harris; political skulduggery, the glare of the media and the plain betrayal of a relied on good friend all turning into concerns she simply hadn't bargained on...

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Download E-books Eight-Ball Boogie PDF

By Declan Burke

Downscale inner most dick Harry Rigby begins tossing out wisecracks like lit packets of firecrackers on web page one in every of this Irish crime tale, and he does not enable up till the final sordid plot strand is singed into submission. In either the discussion and first-person narration, Rigby resembles the gin-soaked love baby of Rosalind Russell and William Powell--except he smokes pot rather than swilling martinis. Rigby's incessant linguistic pyrotechnics might sound like obnoxious overkill to a few. yet readers who roll with the patter--'I desired to ask how come blondes by no means received round to dyeing their eyebrows yet her eyes have been closed and the gash in her throat ran six inches east to west'--will locate it using the tale ahead at an exhilarating velocity. that is an excellent factor, because the plot's a convoluted mess of sour backstabbing between inventory ne'er-do-wells sniffing after a bootleg drug concession. yet Rigby is a profitable protagonist, and the underlying fight together with his memorably sociopathic brother, Gonzo, is helping make this a wild experience worthy taking.""-Booklist

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