Download E-books The Red Blazer Girls: The Ring of Rocamadour PDF

By Michael D. Beil

The excellent sequence for children who enjoyed THE LEMONADE conflict sequence and are prepared for extra mysteries!

Edgar Award Nominee for most sensible Mystery!

"With wit, crafty, snappy discussion and more desirable math skills, The purple Blazer Girls represent the simplest of girl-detectives whereas nonetheless feeling relatable and genuine. Nancy Drew will be correct at domestic with this group." -- Huffington Post's 15 maximum child Detectives List

It all begun with The Scream. And ended with . . . good, if we informed you that, it wouldn’t be a secret! yet in among The Scream and The Very magnificent finishing, 3 acquaintances locate themselves on a scavenger hunt organize for a woman they by no means met, looking for a mythical ring reputed to furnish needs. Are those sleuths at school uniforms modern day equivalents of Nancy, Harriet, or Scooby? not likely, they’re simply 3 great women who choose to support out a peculiar woman, and turn out hiding below tables, tackling notice puzzles and geometry equations, and looking out quite moldy garage rooms for “the stuff that desires are made from” (that’s from an outdated detective movie). Oh, and there’s A Boy, who complicates issues. As boys usually do.

Intrigued? The pink Blazer ladies offers a enjoyable, twisty event in the event you love secret, math (c’mon, admit it!), and a modest degree of mayhem.

Michael Beil, a brand new York urban highschool English instructor and life-long secret fan, supplies a middle-grade caper that is ideal for middle-grade readers who've accomplished THE LEMONADE struggle sequence and are prepared for extra complex mysteries!

From the Hardcover edition.

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Download E-books The Burnt House: A Decker/Lazarus Novel (Decker/Lazarus Novels) PDF

By Faye Kellerman

At 8:15 A.M., a small commuter airplane wearing forty-seven passengers crashes into an condominium development in Granada Hills, California. one of the useless contained in the plane's charred and twisted wreckage are the unidentified our bodies of 4 additional tourists. and there is no signal of an airline worker whose identify used to be at the passengers list.

L.A.P.D. Detective Peter Decker and his spouse, Rina, areprofoundly shaken via this negative "accident" that has happened frighteningly on the subject of their daughter's tuition. And an irate name from the unaccounted-for flight attendant's stepfather extra tangles an already twisted secret. the guy insists twenty-eight-year-old Roseanne Dresden was once by no means at the doomed flight, yet used to be most likely murdered through her abusive, untrue husband—a revelation that propels Decker down a course of tragic historical past and lethal lies towards an incredible evil that would problem his and Rina's loved ideals approximately guilt and innocence and justice.

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Download E-books Stakeout: A Stanley Hastings Mystery (Stanley Hastings Mysteries) PDF

By Parnell Hall

The new crime mystery within the ever-funny and captivating Stanley Hastings secret sequence, that includes the single detective in ny urban who does not hold a gun

Stanley Hastings eventually felt like a true PI, staking out a brand new Jersey lodge to get proof on a woman's dishonest husband. it may were a bit of cake. basically the husband wasn't dishonest, somebody killed him, and the law enforcement officials are attempting to pin the homicide at the guy apprehended on the scene, who simply occurs to be Stanley.

To transparent his identify, Stanley will finally end up leaping bail, impersonating a police officer, staking out a mob boss, and appropriating a homicide weapon from a sassy Jersey lady who retains attempting to distract him by way of ripping her outfits off.  and that is only for starters . . .

forty B&W Illustrations

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Download E-books Thirteen for Dinner PDF

By Denise Daisy

Averie Cooke is bribed to sit down in because the fourteenth visitor at an particular ceremonial dinner, to be able to rescue the opposite attendees from undesirable success. yet it’s Averie who wishes rescuing whilst all hell starts off to wreck free. Averie Cooke hasn't ever set foot at the previous Faulkner plantation. The macabre background surrounding it really is what retains her away; let alone all people says where is haunted. one hundred fifty years in the past Lunar Wilson was once hung there. His useless physique dangled within the breeze in addition to the grey Spanish moss. Later that very same evening, the petite southern belle, Emily Faulkner wrapped a thick rope round her smooth neck and joined her lover within the afterlife. Legend says all hell broke free after that. Unaware that their in simple terms daughter was once striking lifeless up within the cupola, Emily’s mom and dad endured on with their festivities, gorging themselves on best rib, and guzzling dear wine. They have been beautiful inebriated by the point the Wilson boys burst contained in the condo slinging their hatchets, vindicating their brother’s homicide. They decapitated James Faulkner, his socialite spouse, Elizabeth and dismembered all 11 dinner visitor. The bloodbath used to be the bloodiest ever recorded. So why does Averie comply with attend a cocktail party within the comparable mansion the place the bloodbath came about? She wishes the money that’s why. yet, she will get even more than a paycheck whilst she and one other mysterious visitor transports again to the yr 1859, precisely one month sooner than the ugly occasion. issues move from undesirable to worse whilst she discovers the one long ago house is to forestall the murders. yet can she positioned her fears apart lengthy adequate to alter the previous and locate existence within the position she fears the main? 13 for Dinner is a web page turning mystery that would have you ever at the fringe of your seat one minute, giggling out loud the following, and crying once you think about the which means of existence. facing concerns equivalent to racism, slavery, hatred, and worry you’ll notice the one weapon that has the facility to break all of them is love. .

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Download E-books A Play of Heresy (A Joliffe Mystery) PDF

By Margaret Frazer

From the pages of the nationwide bestselling Dame Frevisse mysteries...

A competition OF MURDER...

In the early summer season of 1438, Joliffe and his fellow avid gamers have arrived in Coventry for the theatrical competition of Corpus Christi Day. hired by means of one of many city's wealthy and strong service provider guilds, they plan to provide of the various performs with a purpose to extravagantly depict all of God's tale in a parade of pomp and pageantry.

But at the same time they arrange to accomplish the Nativity, Joliffe might be known as directly to play a sensible guy off the level to boot. while the service provider grasp Kydwa is going lacking and is presumed lifeless, the crafty Bishop Beaufort calls on Joliffe's talents as a secret agent to discover the mysteries of Coventry's elite. As suspicion falls on his personal partners, Joliffe is drawn into the devilish machinations of a mystery sect of heretics bent on destroying the Church. The gamers can be compelled to give the harrowing of Hell, yet will Joliffe be capable of get to the bottom of a confession of corruption sooner than Coventry's darkish enigmas unharness a medieval bloodbath of the innocents?


"If you're an ancient secret'll are looking to rush out and get this excellent sequence ... Entertains and confounds with its intricately plotted secret and richly targeted writing..." - The Romance Readers Connection

"Brings the interval to lush life... Such richly imagined mysteries come round too rarely." - Roundtable Reviews

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Download E-books Gently with the Ladies (Inspector George Gently, Book 13) PDF

By Alan Hunter

A police man-hunt fails to discover the husband of a brutally murdered girl - until eventually he turns up in Gently's workplace. The hunted guy is, in reality, a far-distant relative of lightly and throws himself at the leader Inspector's mercy. lightly could have none of it and is able to hand the guy over to his colleagues in command of the research, yet there are a few exciting parts to the case. the truth that the major suspect had fled to be together with his mistress after which taken to the open sea in a chartered yacht turns out highly incriminating. however the prosperous and unique way of life of the sufferer, whose condominium used to be designed for erotic excitement along with her lesbian lover, helps the accused man's protestations of innocence.

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Download E-books Vices of My Blood (Detective Murdoch Series, Book 6) PDF

By Maureen Jennings

In his forties, the Reverend Charles Howard nonetheless lower a magnificent determine. A married Presbyterian minister in Toronto's east finish, Howard used to be well liked by the congregation that elected him, specifically with the women, and such a lot rather with pass over Sarah Dignam. revered in the neighborhood, Howard, as customer for the home of undefined, sat in judgment at the negative, assessing their purposes for the workhouse.

But now Howard is useless, stabbed and brutally crushed via an individual he invited into his workplace. His watch and boots are lacking. Has a few negative beggar he grew to become down taken his vengeance?

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Download E-books Bunny Lake is Missing (Femmes Fatales) PDF

By Evelyn Piper

Blanche Lake isn't really just like the different moms who come to gather their kids on the neighborhood nursery university on New York’s higher East part. She lives by myself, has a task, and hasn't ever been married. It’s the 1st day of college while this tale starts, and Blanche is raring to work out how her daughter, Bunny, has fared clear of domestic. yet her expectant ready turns into a mother’s such a lot dreaded nightmare: Bunny by no means materializes. Neither academics nor scholars keep in mind the small woman, and shortly Blanche is engaged in a frantic look for any hint of her lacking daughter. And the worst half is . . . nobody believes her.

In this fraught and from time to time freakish story of suspense, Evelyn Piper takes us deep into the psyche of the Fifties to discover American fetishes, fallacies, and fears round motherhood and sexuality. Blanche emerges as a brand new form of heroine—a hard-boiled mother with gun in hand, prepared to take any threat to discover her lacking daughter.

Femmes Fatales restores to print the simplest of women’s writing within the vintage pulp genres of the mid-20th century. From secret to hard-boiled noir to taboo lesbian romance, those rediscovered queens of pulp supply subversive views on a turbulent period. benefit from the sequence: Bedelia; Bunny Lake Is Missing; By Cecile; The G-String Murders; The ladies in 3-B; Laura; The guy Who enjoyed His Wife; Mother unearths a Body; Now, Voyager; Return to Lesbos; Skyscraper; Stranger on Lesbos; Stella Dallas; Women's Barracks.

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Download E-books Anchoress of Shere PDF

By Paul Moorcraft

In 1329, a stunning Surrey girl is walled up alive within the village church of Shere. The Anchoress’ tale is taken up past due during this century by way of deranged Catholic priest Father Michael Duval.
Gradually, separate sagas spread: the realm of the center a long time headquartered on Christine’s entombment, and the 1967 abduction of a tender girl from Guildford.
In a sequence of unique twists, the medieval global of knights, debauchery, peasant uprisings and civil battle merges right into a glossy hunt for a serial killer. The tragedy of the anchoress relies upon historic proof, but it's also an exploration of the main dramatic issues of this present day: sexual freedom, and the ability of trust, non secular bondage and the person look for self-fulfillment.
Above all, this can be a gripping event tale of a love so obsessive that it spans greater than six hundred years.

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Download E-books Vultures at Twilight (A Lillian and Ada Mystery) PDF

By Charles Atkins

The first in a brand new secret sequence, that includes girl sleuths...of a undeniable age!

Something depraved has come to Grenville Connecticut, a city well-known for antiques and the systematic fleecing of its well-heeled elders as they down-size, sicken and die.  Clearly, an individual is gloomy with the established order as high-end old buyers are being murdered in gruesome--yet fitting--ways.  
    while a severed finger indicates up on the Friday evening public sale, not likely heroines Lil Campbell and Ada Strauss need to wonder--where's the remainder of the physique? A query that ends up in festering small-town secrets and techniques, and the unraveling of a secret that indicates all isn't good in a city famed for its postcard ideal New England charm.
    For Lil and Ada, long-time friends  and friends, the murders take a private flip as unspeakable accusations are raised opposed to Lil's lifeless husband and he or she turns into the point of interest of the killer's rage.  And to make issues worse--or better--the pals are compelled to confront robust emotions for each other that threaten their idyllic lives.

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