Download Der Kommissar und die Morde von Verdon: Philippe Lagarde by Maria Dries PDF

By Maria Dries

Commissaire Lagarde ermittelt im Süden Frankreichs.

Philippe Lagarde und seine Lebensgefährtin Odette fahren zu einer Beerdigung nach Südfrankreich in die Nähe der berühmten Schlucht von Verdon. Der Ehemann einer alten Freundin von Odette ist mit seinem Wagen in die Schlucht gestürzt. Die Polizei geht aufgrund eines gefundenen Abschiedsbriefes von einem Selbstmord aus. Doch die Witwe ist sicher, dass ihr Mann einem Gewaltverbrechen zum Opfer gefallen und der short eine Fälschung ist. Auch Lagarde kommen die ersten Zweifel. Und dann gibt es einen weiteren Toten. Der Bürgermeister des Ortes stürzt bei einem Spaziergang in die Schlucht.

»Mit ihren detailgetreuen Schilderungen nimmt Maria Dries das Publikum mit in das kleine Dorf Barfleur.« Nordbayerische Nachrichten

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Download Sucker Punched (The Sean O'Connor & Cindy Matasar Boxer by Deni Starr PDF

By Deni Starr

Cindy is assigned because the investigator to what would seem to be an open and close case of wife-beater killing his spouse, yet she and the general public defender legal professional assigned to it, Janet Bowers, locate bizarre proof that time to their buyer being framed for against the law he didn’t dedicate. considering the fact that their customer is a retired expert boxer, they ask Sean to seem into his previous to work out if there's something in it which might aspect to a person with a cause for framing their buyer for murder.

Looking into the prior, Sean discovers numerous boxers had the atypical ailing destiny that their buyer has had, they usually all had something in universal, they beat a boxer named Cade Fulmer decades in the past, whose present displays as a motivational speaker point out a psychotic point of grandiosity. Sean is ready to catch Fulmer into making admissions and releasing their shopper from the fake fees. operating jointly, Cindy and Sean turn into romantically drawn to each one other.

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Download A Mask for The Toff by John Creasey PDF

By John Creasey

The Honourable Richard Rollison (aka ‘The Toff’) is named upon to resolve the secret of a tender and terrified French lady who's came upon wandering in London’s East finish. Is she pretending, or fairly fearful? a part of the answer's provided by means of a lady who's afraid for her existence, and a guy who knew the answer's murdered. With a visit to Paris ‘The Toff’ solves the puzzle, yet no longer as simply as could be imagined.

The writer: Born in Surrey, England, right into a terrible family members as 7th of 9 kids John Creasey attended a major university in Fulham, London, via The Sloane university. He didn't stick to his father as a trainer maker, yet pursued quite a few low-level careers as a clerk, in factories, and revenues. His ambition used to be to put in writing complete time and through 1935 he completed this, a few 3 years after the looks of his first crime novel ‘Seven instances Seven’.

From the outset, he was once an astonishingly prolific and quick author, and it was once common for him to have a ranking, or extra, novels released in anyone 12 months. due to this, he ended up utilizing twenty 8 pseudonyms, either female and male, as soon as explaining that booksellers differently complained approximately him absolutely dominating the ‘C’ part in bookstores. They included:

Gordon Ashe, M E Cooke, Norman Deane, Robert Caine Frazer, Patrick Gill, Michael Halliday, Charles Hogarth, Brian desire, Colin Hughes, Kyle Hunt, Abel Mann, Peter Manton, JJ Marric, Richard Martin, Rodney Mattheson, Anthony Morton and Jeremy York.

As good as crime, he wrote westerns, delusion, old fiction and standalone novels in lots of different genres. it really is for crime, notwithstanding, that he's most sensible recognized, rather some of the detective ‘series’, together with Gideon of Scotland backyard, The Baron, The Toff, and Inspector Roger West, even supposing his different characters and sequence shouldn't be disregarded as secondary, because the likes of division ‘Z’ and Dr. Palfrey have substantial followings among readers, as do a few of the ‘one off’ titles, resembling the ancient novel ‘Masters of Bow road’ in regards to the founding of the fashionable police strength.

With over books to his credits and world wide revenues imminent 100 million, and translations into over twenty-five languages, Creasey grew to become a global sensation.

He travelled broadly, selling his books in locations as a ways aside as Russia and Australia, and nearly commuted among the united kingdom and united states, vacationing in all a few 47 states.

As if this weren't adequate, he additionally stood for Parliament numerous instances as a Liberal within the 1940’s and 50’s, and an self sufficient in the course of the 1960’s. In 1966, he based the ‘All get together Alliance’, which promoted the belief of presidency by way of a coalition of the easiest minds from around the political spectrum, and used to be additionally concerned with the nationwide rate reductions circulation; United Europe; quite a few street defense campaigns, and famine relief.

In 1953 Creasey based the British Crime Writers’ organization, which to this present day celebrates impressive crime writing. He received the Edgar Award from the secret Writers of the US for his novel ‘Gideon’s fireplace’ and in 1969 was once given the final word Grand grasp Award.

There were many television and massive display diversifications of his paintings, together with significant sequence focused upon Gideon, The Baron, Roger West and others. His tales are as compelling at the present time as ever, with one of many significant elements in his good fortune being the facility to painting characters as residing – his undoubted expertise being to appreciate and become aware of properly human behaviour.

John Creasey died at Salisbury, Wiltshire in 1973.

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Download Cold Hearted River: A Sean Stranahan Mystery (Sean Stranahan by Keith McCafferty PDF

By Keith McCafferty

In the 6th novel within the acclaimed Sean Stranahan secret sequence, Montana's favourite detective reveals himself at the path of Ernest Hemingway's lacking steamer trunk. Buffalo leap Blues, 5th within the series, is now available.

When a lady is going lacking in a spring storm from snow and is located useless in a bear's den, Sheriff Martha Ettinger reunites together with her once-again lover Sean Stranahan to enquire. In a pannier of the useless woman's horse, they discover a pockets of outdated trout flies, the leather-based engraved with the initials EH. just a couple of days sooner than, Patrick Willoughby, the president of the Madison River Liars and Fly stages membership, were approached via a guy promoting fishing apparatus that he claimed as soon as belonged to Ernest Hemingway. A twist of fate? Sean does not imagine so, and he quickly unearths himself at the path of a stolen trunk rumored to include not just the recognized writer's worthwhile fly fishing equipment yet important pages of unpublished work.

The research will take Sean via awesome chapters in Hemingway's life. Inspired through a real tale, Cold Hearted River is an exciting experience, relocating from Montana to Michigan, the place a lady grapples with the secrets and techniques in her middle, to a cabin in Wyoming less than the iced over To loss of life Plateau, and at last to the ruins in Havana, the place an previous guy struggles to accomplish his life's undertaking one actual sentence at a time.

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Download Tod im Morgengrauen: Ein Salzkammergut-Krimi (German by Victoria Wolf PDF

By Victoria Wolf

Der Fellhofer Bauer wird tot in seinem Stall aufgefunden. Inspektor Weyrich steht kurz vor der Pension, und so schließt er den Fall rasch ab. Tod durch anaphylaktischen Schock. Fellhofer hatte eine Bienenstichallergie. Doch Bianca Baldinger, die neue Kollegin aus Salzburg will den Fall nicht auf sich beruhen lassen. Ehrgeizig rollt sie den Fall neu auf und stößt bei der Durchsicht der Akten und Befragungen der Angehörigen auf viele Ungereimtheiten.

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Download Margery Allingham's Mr Campion's Fox: A brand-new Albert by Mike Ripley PDF

By Mike Ripley

This brand-new novel that includes Margery Allingham’s Mr Campion recaptures the Golden Age of British Detective Fiction.

The Danish Ambassador has asked Albert Campion’s assistance on ‘a tender relations matter’. He’s very eager about his eighteen-year-old daughter, who has shaped an attachment to a such a lot fallacious younger guy. Recruiting his unemployed actor son, Rupert, to maintain an eye fixed on Frank Tate, the younger guy in query, Mr Campion notes a few decidedly ordinary behaviour at the a part of the up-and-coming photographer. ahead of he can act at the subject, although, either the Ambassador’s daughter and her beau disappear with out hint. Then a physique is stumbled on in a lagoon.

With appearances from all of Margery Allingham’s normal characters, from Campion’s former manservant Lugg, to his spouse girl Amanda Fitton and others, this witty and chic secret is bound to please Allingham’s many lovers. The discussion is sharp and witty, the remark prepared, and the climax is exciting and eerily atmospheric.

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Download Bury Me When I'm Dead: A Charlie Mack Motown Mystery by Cheryl A Head PDF

By Cheryl A Head

Charlene "Charlie" Mack is a PI in Detroit. Born and raised within the urban that the US forgot, Charlie has outfitted a hugely revered deepest investigations company via labor, clever offerings, and incessant ambition. Her crew of investigators are hugely expert and reliable, yet she secretly struggles along with her sexual orientation and a mom with early-onset Alzheimer's. while Charlie and her crack workforce head to Birmingham, Alabama following the path of a lacking individual, what will be a regimen case becomes a posh chase for solutions. Shady locals and a southern patriarch with darkish secrets and techniques courting again 40 years imprecise their direction. it sort of feels like every body has whatever to conceal, together with Charlie. while the case turns lethal with a double homicide, and Charlie is attacked on a quiet local road, every thing by surprise turns into own. Who can Charlie belief, and should she ever resolve the riddles of the Magic City?

A Detroit local, Cheryl A. Head now lives on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, the place she navigated a profitable occupation as a author, tv manufacturer, filmmaker, broadcast government, and media funder. Her debut novel, Long method domestic: an international battle II Novel, was once a 2015 subsequent iteration Indie e-book Award finalist in either the African American Literature and old Fiction different types. whilst now not writing fiction, she's a passionate blogger and person of Twitter, and he or she usually consults on a variety of variety issues.

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Download Sherlock Holmes and the Missing Jewels (A Collection of by Arthur Conan Doyle PDF

By Arthur Conan Doyle

those early works through Arthur Conan Doyle have been initially released within the past due nineteenth and early twentieth centuries and we're now republishing them with a new introductory biography as a part of our Sherlock Holmes sequence. Arthur Conan Doyle was once born in Edinburgh, Scotland, in 1859. It was once among 1876 and 1881, whereas learning medication on the college of Edinburgh, that he all started writing brief tales, and his first piece used to be released in Chambers's Edinburgh magazine sooner than he was once 20. In 1887, Conan Doyle's first major paintings, A learn in Scarlet, seemed in Beeton's Christmas Annual. It featured the 1st visual appeal of detective Sherlock Holmes, the protagonist who was once to finally make Conan Doyle's attractiveness. A prolific author, Conan Doyle endured to provide a number of fictional works over the subsequent years. we're republishing those vintage works in cheap, top of the range, smooth variants, utilizing the unique textual content and artwork.

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Download Convictions: A Mercy Investigations Novel (The Mercy by Fil Lewitt PDF

By Fil Lewitt

Mercy Torcher is going solo during this 4th of the Mercy Investigations Novels, leaving her associate, Jack Nowan, her mentor regular Ed Steadman, and their apprentice Reggie Jackson, on their lonesome to run the exhibit in San Francisco, after her father and pal enhanced courtroom leader pass judgement on Allwin Torcher asks her back to Boston, her domestic city, to appear into the chance black guy who confessed to a homicide didn't actually dedicate the crime that positioned him in nation prison.
She returns with no hesitation to assist her father, staying of their domestic on Beacon Hill, yet has to move undercover to complete her job, operating with the Boston Ombudsman for Prosecutorial Misconduct, reworking herself right into a Latina from Stockton, from longtime Hispanic citizens of California. Mercy’s traditional olive complexion permits her to go for plenty of other forms of people.
This task will get her concerned, manner past its unique purpose, with many of the mobs of Boston – Irish, Latino, Jamaican, Russian, and the bent law enforcement officials and officers who aid to empower them.
Mercy has aid on hand, yet is essentially on her personal, attempting to make experience out of a deadly mess on the way to aid her father, the pass judgement on, and come again to her domestic and compatriots in San Francisco in a single piece.

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