Download Dancing With Death: A country house mystery (A Nell Drury by Amy Myers PDF

By Amy Myers

Introducing chef-sleuth Nell Drury within the first of a pleasant sequence of 1920’s conventional kingdom condo mysteries.

1925. the trendy vibrant younger issues from London have descended on Wychbourne courtroom, the Kentish stately domestic of Lord and woman Ansley, for an extravagant fancy costume ball through a nighttime Ghost Hunt – and Chef Nell Drury is aware she’s in for a hectic weekend. What she doesn’t anticipate to come across is unexpected, violent death.

When a physique is came upon within the minstrels’ gallery throughout the Ghost Hunt, Nell unearths herself stuck up within the police research which follows. because the darker part of the Roaring Twenties emerges and it turns into more and more transparent that a minimum of one individual current that evening has a sinister mystery to conceal, Nell determines to unmask the killer between them. may well the Wychbourne Ghosts carry the major to the mystery?

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Download Property of Lies, The: A 1930s’ historical mystery (A by Marjorie Eccles PDF

By Marjorie Eccles

DI Herbert Reardon is drawn right into a global of secrets and techniques and lies while a physique is stumbled on at a women’ boarding institution.

1930. while a physique is found at the premises of the newly-established Maxstead court docket university for women, Detective Inspector Herbert Reardon is named in to enquire. His spouse Ellen having simply authorized a role as French instructor, Reardon is alarmed to discover the college a hotbed of scandalous secrets and techniques, suppressed passions, petty jealousies and wanton schoolgirl cruelty. As he pursues his enquiries, it turns into transparent that the useless lady used to be no longer who – or what – she claimed to be. Who was once she relatively – and why is Reardon confident that multiple member of employees isn't telling him the entire fact?

Then a scholar is going lacking – and the case takes a hectic new twist …

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Download Pendulum to the Past by Landis L Potter,Colleen McDougal,Deina Santoyo,Cheryl PDF

By Landis L Potter,Colleen McDougal,Deina Santoyo,Cheryl Wheeler,Linda Potter

the top. Or is it the start? Christopher Abernathy, a tender guy, is status subsequent to an aged grounds keeper, in an previous cemetery simply outdoors Richmond Virginia. Chris is telling a outstanding tale of the relationship among the 2 graves that lay prior to them. Chris' father, Ben, a medically retired deputy sheriff grew to become an worker with a prestigious examine institute. in the course of Ben's tasks as a safety defend with the institute, he's heavily wounded whereas trying to subdue a psychological sufferer that used to be trying to break out. Ben used to be no longer anticipated to outlive. however the months move and he is still in a comatose country. as a result of his severe, severe dementia , Ben is utilized in an scan that produces unusual, unforeseen effects which in this case swap the lives of these round him. nobody may have identified what Ben may battle through till virtually a 12 months later while the scan involves a crescendo that results in unimaginable discoveries and and unforeseen finish. Or is it the end?

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Download The Lost Romanov Icon and the Enigma of Anastasia by Carlos Mundy,Marie Stravlo PDF

By Carlos Mundy,Marie Stravlo

Retired MI6 agent Rodney Mundy is going on a perilous project to discover a misplaced holy icon which, if stumbled on, may be the key to fixing one of many bloodiest and such a lot enigmatic episodes of background – the disappearance of the Romanovs and the destiny of Anastasia, the youngest daughter of the final tsar Nicholas II. in the course of his project Rodney discovers not just the reality approximately Anastasia, but in addition that the Vatican used to be curious about the rescue operation of the Imperial family members in 1918. the reality approximately their survival has been suppressed from the public.

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Download Specious Nephew (Amazing Gracie Mystery Series Book 2) by Fay Risner PDF

By Fay Risner

A stranger exhibits up at Moser Mansion relaxation domestic for girls claiming to be Melinda Applegate's nephew. She welcomes him with open hands yet Gracie Evans is bound the fellow is a criminal out to thieve Melinda's cash. She units out to turn out the fellow is as much as no reliable opposed to all odds. each person on the mansion thinks Gracie is jealous of the nephew simply because Melinda spends rather a lot time with him. Gracie is left to rock on my own. whilst every kind of upheaval occurs on the mansion. the landlord leaves on a protracted honeymoon. the lady accountable turns the Moser Library into Lock Rock, Iowa's library, giving out dear first version leather-based sure books to her buyers. to determine extra and the way Gracie handles her research learn Specious Nephew.

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Download Blade of the Samurai: A Shinobi Mystery (Shinobi Mysteries) by Susan Spann PDF

By Susan Spann

June, 1565: grasp ninja Hiro Hattori gets a pre-dawn stopover at from Kazu, a fellow shinobi operating undercover on the shogunate. Hours ahead of, the shogun's cousin, Saburo, was once stabbed to dying within the shogun's palace. The homicide weapon: Kazu's own dagger. Kazu says he is blameless, and begs for Hiro's aid, yet his tale supplies Hiro cause to doubt the younger shinobi's claims.

When the shogun summons Hiro and Father Mateo, the Portuguese Jesuit priest less than Hiro's safety, to discover the killer, Hiro unearths himself compelled to choose from friendship and private honor.

The research unearths a plot to assassinate the shogun and overthrow the ruling Ashikaga extended family. With Lord Oda's enemy forces drawing close Kyoto, and the assassin poised to strike back, Hiro needs to use his assassin's abilities to bare the killer's identification and safeguard the shogun at any expense. Kazu, now trapped within the urban, nonetheless refuses to give an explanation for his whereabouts on the time of the homicide. yet a suspicious shogunate maid, Saburo's spouse, and the shogun's strong grasp additionally had purposes to wish Saburo useless. With the shogun hard the murderer's head earlier than Lord Oda reaches the town, Hiro and Father Mateo needs to produce the killer in time . . . or die in his place.

Susan Spann's Blade of the Samurai is a posh secret that might shipping readers to an exciting and unforgettable event in sixteenth-century Japan.

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Download Il sangue che resta (Italian Edition) by Jennifer Le Carrell,Adria Tissoni PDF

By Jennifer Le Carrell,Adria Tissoni

Anno del Signore 1606. Nella residenza reale di Hampton court docket è di scena il Macbeth, los angeles tragedia più cupa e inquietante di William Shakespeare. L’atteso debutto, però, si macchia di sangue: uno degli attori trova l. a. morte in un delitto che riecheggia l’efferata violenza della finzione scenica. Da allora, according to los angeles gente di teatro, il Macbeth diventa il “dramma scozzese”, l. a. tragedia innominabile perché maledetta. Quattrocento anni dopo, nel castello di Dunsinnan dove fu assassinato Macbeth, viene ritrovato il cadavere di una donna uccisa in quello che sembra un macabro sacrificio pagano. Proprio qui, sulle gelide colline scozzesi, una compagnia di attori si è radunata in keeping with le end up di una nuova messinscena del Macbeth diretta da Kate Stanley, brillante studiosa che di Shakespeare conosce ogni riferimento all’occulto. Quando l’attrice che interpreta girl Macbeth sparisce all’improvviso, los angeles leggenda della maledizione riaccende antiche superstizioni e paure. E Kate, tormentata da spaventose visioni notturne, capisce che questa volta il pericolo è assolutamente reale. Solo cercando tra le pagine di una versione perduta dell’“opera senza nome”, Kate potrà scoprire l’identità di un serial killer inafferrabile, e sventare il crudele disegno che fa di lei stessa l. a. prossima vittima. Nel Sangue che resta Jennifer Lee Carrell riporta in scena Kate Stanley, l’eroina di W., protagonista di un perverso gioco advert alta tensione sulle tracce del segreto più oscuro di Shakespeare.

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Download Searcher of the Dead: A Bess Ellyott Mystery by Nancy Herriman PDF

By Nancy Herriman

Herbalist and widow Bess Ellyott attempts to flee the lack of her husband in Elizabethan London in simple terms to discover that dying is following her, and she or he could be subsequent in Searcher of the Dead, the 1st in a brand new historic secret sequence by way of Nancy Herriman.

Living amid the cultural flowering, non secular strife, and political storms of Tudor England, Bess Ellyott is an herbalist, a widow, and a hunted lady. She fled London after her husband was once brutally murdered, however the bucolic city within the geographical region the place she lands will provide her no solace. She nonetheless doesn’t be aware of who killed her husband, yet she understands something: The assassin continues to be in the market. This turns into all too transparent while Bess’s brother-in-law, a wealthy service provider, is himself discovered dead—dangling from a tree, an obvious suicide.

But Bess doesn’t think that for a second, and nor do her buddies. festival is cutthroat within the seventeenth century, and note round the city holds that the useless guy is a sufferer of rival retailers scheming to nook the wool marketplace. Bess, notwithstanding, is confident the killer is out to spoil her family.

Town constable Christopher Harwoode will move individuals of his family to aid Bess locate the killer—whose subsequent aim might be Queen Elizabeth I—in this unshakably gripping, devilishly unpredictable sequence debut that would satisfaction enthusiasts of Alison Weir and Philippa Gregory.

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Download Fatal Elixir (The Lobo Blacke/Quinn Booker Mysteries) by William L. DeAndrea PDF

By William L. DeAndrea

In the outdated West, Lobo Blacke and Quinn Booker confront a killer potion, and a fugitive bent on payback.

In the Wyoming Territory city of Le 4, Lobo Blacke was a mythical lawman, until eventually the day an ambush left him constrained to a wheelchair. Now he runs a newspaper with onetime New Yorker Booker Quinn, who additionally helped pen the good man's memoirs.

But now Le 4 is shaken by way of rumors that Paul Muller -- a financial institution and teach robber whom Blacke helped lock up -- can be headed again to city to settle previous money owed. And an identical week, fourteen humans without warning drop lifeless after sipping Ozono, a concoction offered through a touring medication convey. The brew's casualties contain the town's sheriff, and with no him, Quinn and Blacke needs to arrange to stand the fiendish Muller, and notice the relationship among the elixir and the fugitive.

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Download El perro de Dios (Spanish Edition) by Patrick Bard PDF

By Patrick Bard

S. XVIII. Una realidad silenciada por l. a. Iglesia. Un sacerdote que hará lo imposible por revelar un secreto oculto desde hace demasiado tiempo...

Roma, 1798. Los bibliotecarios del Vaticano, entre los que se encuentra el sacerdote francés Antonin Fages, intentan salvar algunos de los libros prohibidos más preciados, de valor incalculable, de las tropas de Napoleón prestas al saqueo. Cuando uno de los bibliotecarios es abatido por un disparo, Antonin logra recuperar, pese al terror que le invade, el libro que escondía los angeles víctima.

El joven sacerdote tiene en sus manos un documento sorprendente que muchos hombres de los angeles Iglesia y de los angeles política quisieran destruir. En él se cuenta una realidad enmascarada durante mucho tiempo: l. a. verdadera existencia de un ser sanguinario, apodado los angeles Bestia, que destroza a sus víctimas y de quien se decía que tan solo period una superstición. Ahora el padre Antonin sabe que se trata de un serreal sediento de sangre, de una criatura que ha sembrado l. a. tierra de cadáveres mutilados. Pero es una verdad que pone en peligro su vida y le obliga a huir a Francia para encontrar pruebas definitivas y deshacerse de sus perseguidores.

Patrick Bard firma una intriga escalofriante. Una novela que arrastra al lector a Gévaudan, una fría región del sudeste de Francia, y al miedo de una época marcada por las creencias populares, los asesinatos impunes y los abusos de poder.

«Una nueva perspectiva sobre un tema famoso, el de los angeles Bestia de Gévaudan. los angeles genialidad de Patrick Bard consiste en dar a conocer lo que jamás había sido expuesto antes: el papel de l. a. Iglesia. El perro de Dios es una lectura indispensable.»

«Un libro escrito de forma maravillosa. l. a. belleza salvaje de algunos pasajes resulta sobrecogedora.»
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