Read e-book online ANNAPOLIS: Murder at High Tide PDF

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By James Schneider

Pat Jackson, murder detective for the Annapolis Police division nabs a brand new case on the finish of an hard shift in the course of the most popular days of summer season. A bloated physique has been stumbled on floating in again Creek.

The physique has been ravaged by means of crabs – but it's visible that this was once no unintended dying or suicide – now not with bullet holes within the floater’s forehead.

As an extraordinary lady detective in the small squad at APD, Jackson’s male opposite numbers name her a ‘hot shot’ at the back of her again, very likely simply because she is the best investigator of the lot. To her, it's easily her expert legal responsibility, now not status, which drives her as she investigates what's commencing to appear like a neighborhood mafia hit.

More our bodies appear during this old seaport city’s creeks and Detective Jackson is decided to resolve those situations sooner than any extra our bodies wash up, together with these of her shut buddy and her family members. yet… Will she?

Schneider, a countrywide award successful novelist attracts you into the mysterious lives of individuals from all walks of existence in Annapolis, Maryland. not only the wealthy and lovely, however the terrible and suppressed are suffering from this killer’s rampage of the stunning old urban like by no means ahead of. The real looking components may have you protecting many psychological photographs as you develop into accustomed to functional characters that you're going to develop to have emotions for as you whip via this novel. it's a actual web page turner...
Schneider's debut novel, "In the Shadow of Silver Lake," received SILVER for ALL suspense, homicide secret, thrillers within the US in 2011 from IPA. autonomous Publisher's organization. it's also to be had on Kindle/Amazon.

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HD66: search for a cure or a killer? - download pdf or read online

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By Babs Carryer

“HD66: look for a therapy or a killer” is a startup secret novel – a modern tale that occurs in a expertise startup. mixing entrepreneurship with homicide, the plot weaves jointly the invention of a drug for an incurable disorder with an unforeseen invention that does the other – kills upon touch. jam-packed with evil enterprise capitalists, egotistical c-level executives, technological know-how, know-how, and the curler coaster experience of a startup, “HD66” shall we the reader adventure lifestyles inside of a high-technology new enterprise. The booklet is meant to be the 1st in a sequence related to the naïve sleuth (Brie Prince) and the 1st time detective (Straler Henrik) – an strange friendship.

Brie Prince is a emerging younger govt on the startup, Quixotic, based to deliver to industry a drug for Huntington’s affliction (HD), a true lifestyles illness with out therapy. The “66” within the name stands for the music, “Highway sixty six Blues,” by way of Woody Guthrie, who died from Huntington’s and who's referenced within the manuscript.

Brie is determined for this treatment to save lots of her father – and herself. yet, in today’s global, bringing a brand new drug to industry isn't basic or fast. Brie wishes the inventor of the drug to assist her. regrettably, the scientist-inventor is located useless within the river. simply Brie is familiar with that this used to be neither twist of fate nor suicide, yet homicide. She needs to end up that he was once murdered and discover the killer to discover the clue that he left in the back of to save lots of her.

The writer is donating a section of all proceeds to charities which strive against HD and violence opposed to women.

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Download PDF by Nancy J. Cohen: Facials Can Be Fatal (A Bad Hair Day Mystery)

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By Nancy J. Cohen

A prosperous socialite is located lifeless at an afternoon spa during this killer cozy.

During the rush of the December vacation trips, the very last thing salon proprietor Marla Vail wishes is a lifeless physique slathered in a eco-friendly facial masks at her new day spa. The sufferer, Valerie Weston, were an important donor for buddies of outdated Florida, a nonprofit old upkeep society. Marla's stylists are scheduled to paintings behind the curtain at their upcoming gala style express, yet Val's loss of life may well positioned a crimp of their plans.

Hoping to salvage her recognition, Marla determines to trace down the suspects. even supposing Val were well-liked by most folk, she can have stumbled onto secrets and techniques that others may kill to maintain. What are the connections among a grasping land developer, a gown clothier whose husband can have hyperlinks to the Asian mob, a mortician who can be all for the human hair exchange, and individuals of the nonprofit group's board of administrators? Are the latter as devoted to their reason as they might like Marla to think, or have they got their very own self-interests at heart?

Sparks are certain to fly whilst this shrewdpermanent stylist joins forces along with her horny detective husband to unravel a decades-old secret that features a mystery magazine, pirate stories, and shipwrecks alongside the Florida coast. With the rollercoaster pleasure, it's possible you'll desire a journey to the day spa to relax.

"Take a twisty secret, upload a forged of amiable characters, a touch of relations drama, and a pinch of South Florida throughout the vacation season--they all upload as much as the recipe for a pleasant cozy!" --Lucy Burdette, bestselling writer of the most important West meals Critic Mysteries

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Download e-book for iPad: Burying Ariel: A Joanne Kilbourn Mystery (Joanne Kilbourn by Gail Bowen

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By Gail Bowen

Joanne Kilbourn is asking ahead to a soothing weekend on the lake along with her childrens and her new grandchild whilst homicide once again wreaks havoc in Regina, Saskatchewan. a tender colleague on the collage the place Joanne teaches is located stabbed to demise within the basement of the library.

Ariel Warren was once a well-liked lecturer one of the scholars and employees, and her violent demise shocks – and divides – Regina’s small and fractious educational group. Kevin Coyle, a professor prior accused of sexual harassment, is confident the homicide is attached to his case, at the same time Ariel’s long-time lover, Charlie Dowhanuik, a radio talk-show host, turns out to indicate the finger at himself in his on-air reviews at the day of the murder.

Aghast at Charlie’s indiscretion, his father, Howard, asks his previous pal Joanne for her aid. yet earlier than Joanne has an opportunity to begin trying to find the reality, she is scorched via the white-hot anger of militant feminists on campus whilst a vigil for the lifeless girl turns grotesque. rather than a tribute to Ariel’s lifestyles, the vigil turns into an offended protest approximately violence opposed to girls. many of the ladies there are specific they understand who killed Ariel, and they're out for vengeance.

The daily relations difficulties and joys Joanne Kilbourn reports as she solves baffling homicide circumstances have endeared her to increasingly more fanatics, as have the tv videos, starring Wendy Crewson as Joanne. The 7th novel in Gail Bowen’s much-loved sequence, Burying Ariel bargains readers an innovative, compassionate, and, principally, hard mystery.

From the Hardcover edition.

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Murder at the Nightwood Bar (Kate Delafield Mystery Book 2) - download pdf or read online

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By Katherine V. Forrest

Dory Quillin, nineteen-years previous, her white-blonde hair ruffled by means of the light breezes of a June night, lies useless within the car parking zone of a lesbian bar. Her bewildered silver-blue eyes stare beseechingly into the brain and soul of the lady who kneels beside her: LAPD murder detective Kate Delafield.

The research is much from an easy subject. Kate uncovers stunning evidence in regards to the short lifetime of the murdered younger lesbian. She unearths her street to the killer obstructed via Dory’s uncooperative, judgmental mom and dad, the waning curiosity of her personal associate, and so much complicated of all, the open hostility of girls who will be her allies—the lesbians who widespread the Nightwood Bar. Kate’s emotional equilibrium is additional disturbed by way of her strong appeal to 1 of these girls, the enigmatic Andrea Ross.

Who killed Dory Quillin? And why? Accompany Kate Delafield on her electrifying, emotional trip to the reply, a solution you'll always remember.

Originally released by way of Naiad Press 1984

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Download PDF by Alexandra Hayes: Ice Cracks

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By Alexandra Hayes

The French Pyrenees offer icy wasteland and an impressive French chateau. environment the scene for this present-day adventure.

While attending an artwork express on the glamorous Chateau de Burg, Elizabeth waring tumbles headlong right into a seize, set via French detective Etienne Stepiro, to seize a assassin. pressured right into a backseat experience for a nightmarish getaway, she reveals herself falling into the palms of a filthy rich aristocrat and into the road of fireside. Elizabeth runs. yet break out doesn't come so easily...from lover or assassin alike.

Crossing the Channel into Britain, she seeks out a adolescence pal in a distant coastal village in Scotland, hoping to vanish thoroughly. Her lifestyles turns out secure until eventually she unearths herself less than the scrutiny of Jonathan Sullivan, a world-renowned secret author, who's quick enthralled by way of the genuine like secret that stalks her.

Confronted through him, Elizabeth unearths her tale and concedes to Jonathan's aid. yet can they, jointly, locate the proof they should divulge the villain, earlier than the assassin moves again?

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Download e-book for kindle: A Deadly Éclair: A French Bistro Mystery by Daryl Wood Gerber

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By Daryl Wood Gerber

It’s constantly been Mimi Rousseau’s dream to open her personal bistro, however it turns out past her clutch considering that she’s been chased again domestic to Nouvelle Vie in Napa Valley through her past due husband’s super debt. until eventually her ally Jorianne James introduces her to entrepreneur Bryan Baker who invests in promising customers. Now, operating the bistro and resort until eventually she’s in a position to pay it off and speak to it her personal, Mimi is throwing the inn’s first marriage ceremony ever.

The marriage ceremony may be the speak of town, as well-known speak convey host Angelica Edmonton, daughter of Bryan’s half-brother, Edison, has selected the hotel as her ideal venue. nervous, Mimi is certain issues are going to show south, specifically whilst Edison will get inebriated and rowdy on the out-of-towners’ dinner, yet through the night, issues start to search for back. that's till six AM rolls round, and Bryan is located lifeless on the bistro with an éclair filled in his mouth. And the palms element at Mimi, whose complete personal loan is forgiven in Bryan’s will.

Now it’s as much as Mimi to transparent her identify and resolve issues ahead of the killer turns up the warmth back in A lethal Éclair, the delicious sequence debut by means of Agatha Award-winning writer Daryl wooden Gerber.

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Read e-book online Studio 6 (Ein Annika-Bengtzon-Krimi) (German Edition) PDF

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By Liza Marklund,Susanne Dahmann

Ein Mordfall, mitten im Sommerloch – diese Nachricht könnte für die noch unerfahrene Journalistin Annika Bengtzon den großen Durchbruch bedeuten. Die Tote struggle eine Tänzerin in Stockholms berüchtigtstem Nachtclub, dem Studio 6. Annika stürzt sich in die Recherche. Und taucht immer tiefer ein in die Stockholmer Unterwelt, in einen Sumpf aus intercourse und Gewalt.

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Download e-book for iPad: Bad Neighbors: An Agnes and Effie Mystery by Maia Chance

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By Maia Chance

Agnes Blythe and her glamorous Aunt Effie needs to take a holiday from restoring their lodge to rake within the clues while a neighborhood mechanic is murdered in nationwide bestselling writer Maia Chance’s captivating moment Agnes and Effie mystery.

It’s leaf-peeping season in Naneda, ny, and Agnes Blythe has settled into aiding her eccentric nice Aunt Effie restoration the Stagecoach hotel. it sort of feels not anything can shatter the golden idyll—or the ka-ching of money registers—until a mechanic at Hatch car is located bludgeoned to dying with a wrench.

Sweeping into motion, Agnes and Aunt Effie are at the scene, whilst a tourist-laden motor trainer breaks down open air of city. The Stagecoach lodge isn’t precisely prepared for visitors, yet Agnes and Effie comply with soak up a bunch of seniors whereas they look ahead to upkeep. yet then, Agnes unearths herself pulled into the research while she learns her new boyfriend, beautiful Otis Hatch, is the Naneda Police Department’s major suspect.

With our bodies falling quicker than the foliage, Agnes needs to glance through the extra practicable suspects and transparent Otis’s identify of homicide in Bad Neighbors, the fascinating moment Agnes and Effie secret from nationwide bestselling writer Maia Chance.

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New PDF release: A Secret to Tell (Ari Adams Mystery Book 6)

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By Ann Roberts

5 ladies. 5 secrets and techniques.

Attorney Victor Guzman is aware their secrets and techniques, so it’s no shock while he’s came upon useless in his legislations firm’s restroom.

Real property agent/amateur sleuth Ari Adams and her female friend, ex-cop-turned-private-investigator Molly Nelson, are operating difficult to construct their careers and rebuild their courting. whereas Molly investigates the Guzman slaying, Ari unravels a secret of her personal, a homicide with roots going the entire as far back as her adolescence.

Each published mystery strikes them in the direction of probability. Will they pay the last word expense for the reality?

A mystery to inform is award-winning writer Ann Roberts’s much-anticipated 6th Ari Adams mystery.

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