Download E-books The Drowning Pool PDF

While a millionaire matriarch is located floating face-down within the kinfolk pool, the top suspects are her good-for-nothing son and his seductive teenage daughter. In The Drowning Pool, Lew Archer takes this situation within the L.A. suburbs and encounters an ethical desert of company greed and family members hatred--and enough purpose for a dozen murders.

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Download E-books Fatal Fortune: A Psychic Eye Mystery PDF

By Victoria Laurie

Fans of Harper Connelly and TV’s Medium will love the psychic detective during this New York Times bestselling series….

Abby Cooper can’t think her eyes after the police exhibit her surveillance video of her ally and company companion, Candice Fusco, taking pictures a guy in chilly blood. And whilst the police officers inform her they suspect the sufferer has ties to the Mob—and possibly Candice does too—Abby can’t think her ears. definitely there's a logical clarification. yet Candice is nowhere to be found.

Trusting her instinct, Abby comes to a decision to go looking for the reality in Vegas—which could be the greatest gamble of her existence. as soon as on the town she starts to discover a rigged online game of soiled double-dealing the place the stakes aren't any lower than existence and demise. And if she’s no longer cautious, Abby can ignore ever leaving Las Vegas...alive.

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Download E-books Swapping Paint (The Stockcar Racing Mystery, Book 1) PDF

By Joyce Lavene, Jim Lavene

Pleased Wyczhewski lives for 3 issues: NASCAR, chilly beer, and his passionate spouse, Ruby. Tailing the race circuit in an RV, the newlyweds cease in harmony, North Carolina-just down the line from Ruby's hometown-for the Coca-Cola six hundred. however the pleasure of race week stalls while a driving force, Ricky Sanders, is located murdered. And to everyone's surprise, the leading suspect is one other rookie motive force, Ruby's brother Bobby! A forty-two-year-old ex-cop from Chicago, completely satisfied might really occasion at the infield than get combined up in a homicide research. yet there's no method he can carry again Ruby-as obdurate as she is beautiful-from attempting to transparent Bobby's identify. excessive on adrenaline and exhaust fumes, happy kicks his detective instincts into overdrive prior to Ruby's strong intentions positioned them on a collision direction with the killer.

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Download E-books Knock 'em Dead PDF

By Rhonda Pollero

New York Times bestselling writer Janet Evanovich praised bestselling writer Rhonda Pollero's first secret Knock Off as "a nice learn with lots of attitude!" Now paralegal Finley Anderson Tanner (F.A.T. to her enemies) is again for an additional scorching experience less than the West Palm seashore sun...

Finley understands it cannot be excellent news whilst she's woke up at 5:40 a.m. via an individual knocking on her door. Her droop proves right. Finley's buddy Jane is hysterical and clad purely in a negligee. it began whilst Jane went out on a blind date the former evening with a hunk named Paolo--and ended while she awakened subsequent to his corpse. Finley understands Jane would not damage a fly, specially one with a zip. Too undesirable the police do not agree...

Having survived her personal ordeal of wondering and criminally undesirable espresso on the neighborhood cop store, Finley's acquired to publish bail and lease an lawyer for Jane. yet with so much of her money tied up in bank card debt, she is familiar with she has to do the unthinkable: hit her mom up for cash. as though trying to thaw out the Ice Queen is not tough adequate, there is the unthinkable, half II: resisting McGarrity. convinced, dangerously attractive P.I. Liam McGarrity has provided his services...for a reduced expense. To end up her thought that Jane and Paolo have been drugged via the true killer, Finley must buckle down and paintings with Liam. She'll simply need to remind herself that she already has definitely the right boyfriend in her FedEx pilot Patrick.

But this example is booby-trapped with extra critical pitfalls than depraved temptation. For starters, there is the truth that knives have been used to kill Paolo. Then there is a suspicious string of robberies. And while anyone attempts to run Finley's motor vehicle off the line, she's received to behave quickly to discover a killer who desires to see her underground...

Praise for Bestselling writer Rhonda Pollero:

"A nice learn with lots of attitude!"--Janet Evanovich

"Rhonda Pollero will take you on a enjoyable, interesting trip. you will not are looking to leave out her!" --Nora Roberts

"Certain to be a runway hit." --Booklist

"Rhonda Pollero provides a quick heroine who pops off the web page and a smart secret. do not omit this nice story!" --Leanne Banks

"[A] enjoyable secret debut." --Publishers Weekly

"Rhonda Pollero's humor and compelling secret will maintain you turning the pages!" --Tess Gerritsen

"A adorable and precise heroine...Finley's tale is a page-turner and an excellent begin to a brand new series." --Romance studies Today

"Rhonda has penned a winner with Knock Off. it is a extraordinary begin to a brand new secret sequence. remarkable twists and turns are woven among humor, type, and romance." --Onceuponaromance.net

"This ebook made me chortle, and whilst had me examining well beyond my bedtime." --Coffee Time Romance

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Download E-books A Noble Radiance (Commissario Brunetti, Book 7) PDF

By Donna Leon

Donna Leon has crowned ecu bestseller lists for greater than a decade with a sequence of mysteries that includes shrewdpermanent Commissario Guido Brunetti. regularly able to bend the foundations to discover the threads of against the law, Brunetti manages to take care of his integrity whereas maneuvering via a urban rife with politics, corruption, and intrigue.

In A Noble Radiance a new landowner is summoned urgently to his condominium no longer faraway from Venice while workmen by accident unearth a macabre grave. The human corpse is improperly decomposed, yet a hoop discovered within sight proves to be a primary clue that reopens an notorious case of kidnapping regarding one among Venice's so much aristocratic households. in basic terms Commissario Brunetti can get to the bottom of the clues and locate his means into either the center of patrician Venice and that of a kin grieving for his or her kidnapped son.

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Download E-books The Daffodil Affair (Inspector Appleby) PDF

By Michael Innes

Inspector Appleby's aunt is such a lot distressed whilst her horse, Daffodil - a a little half-witted animal with unheard of numerical abilities - is going lacking from her solid in Harrogate. in the meantime, Hudspith is scorching at the path of Lucy Rideout, an enigmatic younger woman has been whisked away to an unknown isle through a mysterious gentleman. And whilst a home in Bloomsbury, supposedly haunted, additionally is going lacking, the baffled policemen look for a connection. As Appleby and Hudspith hint Daffodil and Lucy, the fragments start to come jointly and an extravagant undertaking is exposed, major them to South American jungle.

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Download E-books Anil's Ghost: A Novel PDF

By Michael Ondaatje

Along with his first novel because the across the world acclaimed The English Patient, Booker Prize—winning writer Michael Ondaatje supplies us a piece exhibiting the entire richness of images and language and the piercing emotional fact that we have got come to understand because the hallmarks of his writing.

Anil’s Ghost transports us to Sri Lanka, a rustic steeped in centuries of culture, now pressured into the past due 20th century by means of the ravages of civil battle. Into this maelstrom steps Anil Tissera, a tender girl born in Sri Lanka, proficient in England and the US, who returns to her fatherland as a forensic anthropologist despatched by way of a world human rights workforce to find the resource of the equipped campaigns of homicide engulfing the island. What follows is a narrative approximately love, approximately relations, approximately id, concerning the unknown enemy, in regards to the quest to liberate the hidden past–a tale propelled by means of a riveting secret. Unfolding opposed to the deeply evocative heritage of Sri Lanka’s panorama and historical civilization, Anil’s Ghost is a literary spellbinder–Michael Ondaatje’s strongest novel but.

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Download E-books Touchy and Feely (Sissy Sawyer Mysteries) PDF

By Graham Masterton

The first within the new Sissy Sawyer sequence whilst Fidelio Valdes, a disaffected younger Puerto Rican, and Robert Touche, a inebriated and competitive businessman who has misplaced his activity and his spouse, meet, they start a spree of random shootings. The Connecticut Police are baffled until eventually widowed fortune-teller Sissy Sawyer contacts them to assert that her playing cards are predicting the murders and giving her clues to the id of the killers . . .

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Download E-books North Sea Requiem (The Highland Gazette Mystery Series) PDF

By A. D. Scott

The fourth gripping, evocative, and lyrical secret within the acclaimed sequence that brilliantly conjures up the Scottish Highlands of the Fifties.

FROM the writer WHO “BRILLIANTLY conjures up THE lifetime of A SMALL SCOTTISH city” (RICHMOND TIMES-DISPATCH ) COMES a singular THAT UNCOVERS THE DEEP AND LASTING DIVISIONS OF A group AND ITS humans.

When a small-town Scottish lady discovers a severed leg within the boot of 1 of the neighborhood hockey gamers’ uniforms, it’s a tremendous scoop for the Highland Gazette. yet reporter Joanne Ross wishes a front-page tale of her personal, and she or he hopes to discover it in Mae Bell, an American jazz singer whose husband disappeared in an airplane twist of fate 5 years in the past and who's looking out the Highlands for her husband’s colleagues.

Things take a really sinister flip while Nurse Urquhart, who dis-covered the limb, suffers a hideous and brutal assault. Even stranger, she used to be the recipient of letters caution her to maintain her nostril out of someone’s business—letters that Mae Bell and the employees of the Highland Gazette additionally got. What might all of it suggest?

Unfolding opposed to a gorgeously rendered overdue Fifties Scottish nation-state, North Sea Requiem captures the mores and problems with one other period, particularly in Joanne Ross—a girl wrestling with divorce, profession, and a md who desires to be greater than simply her more desirable. the result's a poignant, frequently haunting mixture of violence, loss, and redemption in a story filled with unnerving plot twists and unforgettable characters.

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