Category: Mystery

  • Download E-books The Girl in the Woods (A Waterman & Stark Thriller) PDF

    By Gregg Olsen

    "OLSEN WILL SCARE YOU--AND you are going to LOVE IT." --Lee Child

    "YOU'LL SLEEP WITH THE lighting ON AFTER interpreting GREGG OLSEN." --Allison Brennan

    A schoolgirl stumbled on it on a nature hike. A severed human foot donning crimson nail polish. A grotesque yet valuable clue that leads forensic pathologist Birdy Waterman down a far darker trail--to a deadly psychopath whose powers of persuasion appear to have no finish. basically by means of teaming up with sheriff's detective Kendall Stark can Birdy wish to even the percentages in a dangerous online game. it is a fateful choice the killer wishes them to make. And it is the merely manner Birdy and Kendall can locate their option to a assassin who is able to kill back. . .

    Praise for Gregg Olsen's novels

    "WICKEDLY shrewdpermanent! really TWISTED."--Lisa Gardner

    "OLSEN WRITES RAPID-FIRE PAGE-TURNERS."--The Seattle instances

    "GRABS YOU by way of THE THROAT."--Kay Hooper
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  • Download E-books The Judge (A Paul Madriani Novel) PDF

    By Steve Martini

    Whilst pass judgement on Armando Acosta is charged with soliciting a prostitute, lawyer Paul Madriani is under sympathetic. however, Madriani is compelled to safeguard his previous nemesis.

    And whilst the policewoman who snared Acosta is brutally murdered, Madriani wonders if the pass judgement on can be the executioner.

    The such a lot explosive mystery but via New York Times bestselling writer Steve Martini -- The Judge.
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  • Download E-books The Case of the Missing Servant: From the Files of Vish Puri, Most Private Investigator (A Vish Puri Mystery) PDF

    By Tarquin Hall

    The 1st in a detective sequence that “immediately joins the No. 1 girls’ Detective organization as representing the easiest in foreign cozies” (Booklist, starred review).

    Meet Vish Puri, India’s such a lot inner most investigator. Portly, chronic, and unmistakably Punjabi, he cuts a decided swath via smooth India’s swindlers, cheats, and murderers.

    In sizzling and dusty Delhi, the place name facilities and shops are altering the traditional textile of Indian lifestyles, Puri’s major paintings comes from screening potential marriage companions, a role as soon as the protect of aunties and relations clergymen. but if a good public litigator is accused of murdering his maidservant, it takes all of Puri’s assets to enquire. along with his group of undercover operatives—Tubelight, Flush, and Facecream—Puri combines sleek thoughts with ideas of detection confirmed in India greater than thousand years in the past, and divulges sleek India in all its seething complexity.
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  • Download E-books Encyclopedia Brown Keeps the Peace PDF

    By Donald J. Sobol

    Encyclopedia Brown has an uncanny knack for trivialities. along with his unconventional wisdom, he solves mysteries for the local young children via his personal detective service provider. yet his dad additionally occurs to be the executive of the Idaville police division, and each evening round the dinner desk, Encyclopedia is helping him clear up the most baffling crimes. With ten confounding mysteries in every one e-book, not just does Encyclopedia have an opportunity to unravel them, yet readers are given all of the clues besides and will chime in with their very own strategies. Interactive and fun—it’s vintage Encyclopedia Brown!

    “I enjoyed Encyclopedia Brown as a kid.”—Junot Diaz, Pulitzer Prize-winning writer of The short Wondrous lifetime of Oscar Wao
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  • Download E-books A Dreadful Murder PDF

    By Minette Walters

    Physique is located within the woods ...Based at the precise tale of the surprising homicide of Mrs Caroline Luard, which happened in Kent in August 1908. Caroline Luard is shot lifeless in huge sunlight within the grounds of a big nation property. With few clues on hand, her husband quickly turns into the suspect ...But is he responsible? Bringing to lifestyles the folks interested by this bad crime, in A Dreadful homicide bestselling writer Minette Walters makes use of smooth detective talents to aim to unravel a 100-year-old crime.

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  • Download E-books The Fourth Bear: A Nursery Crime (Jack Spratt Investigates) PDF

    By Jasper Fforde

    The inimitable Jasper Fforde offers readers one other pleasant mash-up of detective fiction and nursery rhyme, returning to these suggest streets the place no personality is blameless. The Gingerbreadman—sadist, psychopath, cookie—is at the free in interpreting, yet that’s now not who Detective Jack Spratt and Sergeant Mary Mary are after. as an alternative, they’ve been demoted to looking for lacking journalist “Goldy” Hatchett. The final witnesses to work out her alive have been the reclusive 3 Bears, and immediately Spratt senses whatever furry—uh, funny—about their tale, beginning with the porridge. The Fourth Bear is a delirious new romp from our so much irrepressible fabulist.
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  • Download E-books As the Pig Turns: An Agatha Raisin Mystery (Agatha Raisin Mysteries) PDF

    By M. C. Beaton

    M.C. Beaton

    As the Pig Turns

    This little piggy went to investigate…

    After a disappointing Christmas season, the touristy Cotswold city of wintry weather Parva is upping the stakes with an old style pig roast, whole with track, merriment, and medieval Morris-dancing. continuously one for an outstanding roasting, Agatha Raisin is asking ahead to the development, specially after a heated dispute over a site visitors price ticket has her picturing a definite boorish cop turning at the spit. but if the large evening arrives―and the smoke clears―Agatha notices that the slow-roasting "pig" has a tattoo with the identify Amy on it. it is the physique of the policeman who had Agatha all fired up. And now his ex-wife Amy desires her to discover the butcher who did the deed―and clear up a homicide that is disturbingly good done...

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  • Download E-books Biggie and the Devil Diet: A Mystery PDF

    By Nancy Bell

    Biggie is again! Nancy Bell returns with one other scrumptious installment in her sequence of rural Texas mysteries that includes neighborhood doyen Biggie Weatherford as novice detective. once more, younger J.R. faithfully narrates the funny exploits of Biggie, his grandmother. full of lots of quirky characters and down-home Texas aptitude, Bell's tales proceed to thrill.

    An outdated buddy of Biggie comes again to Job's Crossing. Rex Barnwell and his younger spouse have back to transform his father's ranch right into a retreat for obese teenage women, and Biggie is pressured to bare a mystery that she has continuously saved from J.R. no longer lengthy after this startling revelation, Rex is murdered. figuring out complete good that he can not maintain Biggie away, the Texas Ranger answerable for the case enlists her help.

    While Biggie pursues her research, J.R. has his fingers complete with problems of his personal. those problems do not contain any murders-though it would be more straightforward for J.R. in the event that they did.

    As an additional deal with for the reader, Willie Mae stocks her recipe for King Ranch Casserole.
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  • Download E-books Revenge: Eleven Dark Tales PDF

    "It's not only Murakami but in addition the shadow of Borges that hovers over this enthralling ebook… [and] one might discover a moderate bow to the yank macabre of E.A. Poe. Ogawa stands at the shoulders of giants, as one other asserting is going. yet this assortment could linger on your brain ― it does in mine ― as a scrumptious, complicated, soaking up and in some way singular experience." ―Alan Cheuse, NPR
    Sinister forces collide---and unite a bunch of determined characters---in this eerie cycle of interwoven stories from Yoko Ogawa, the severely acclaimed writer of The Housekeeper and the Professor.

    An aspiring author strikes right into a new condominium and discovers that her landlady has murdered her husband. somewhere else, an comprehensive doctor is approached by means of a cabaret singer, whose appealing visual appeal belies the gruesome situation of her middle. And whereas the surgeon's jealous lover vows to kill him, a violent envy additionally stirs within the soul of a lonely craftsman. hope meets with impulse and erupts, attracting the eye of the surgeon's neighbor---who is interested in a decaying place of abode that's now domestic to tools of human torture. Murderers and mourners, moms and youngsters, fans and blameless bystanders---their fates converge in an ominous and darkly attractive web.

    Yoko Ogawa's Revenge is a grasp type within the macabre that may hang-out you to the final web page.

    An NPR top booklet of 2013

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