Download E-books The Night My Friend: Stories of Crime and Suspense PDF

By Edward D. Hoch

An exceptional collection of reports from certainly one of history’s masters of brief fiction
On the morning of the merger, fog shrouds the places of work of Jupiter metal. at the twenty-first ground, the board of administrators gathers to persist with the instructions of Billy Calm, an unequaled titan of finance. yet a couple of minutes ahead of the assembly, Calm jumps out a window. the executive of protection rushes to the road, yet the place there might be a physique, he sees merely slush; Billy Calm has vanished into the fog.
“The good way Down” is a vintage Edward D. Hoch story—elegantly baffling, with prose that may please even the main hard-boiled enthusiasts. yet this assortment includes even more than puzzles. listed here are the chances and ends of Hoch’s early paintings, protecting espionage, boxing, and each coloration of noir—as appealing because the fog, and as chilling because the first step off the ledge.  

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Download E-books Encyclopedia Brown and the Case of the Secret UFOs PDF

By Donald J. Sobol

Everyone's favourite child sleuth is again to unravel ten new confounding cases!

Encyclopedia Brown returns, and along with his uncanny knack for trivialities, he is helping resolve mysteries for the local young children via his detective enterprise. yet his dad is usually the manager of the police division, and each evening Encyclopedia Brown is helping him remedy his so much confusing crimes. sign up for Encyclopedia Brown the following as he solves ten new and mysterious conundrums, together with a case of stolen medallions, the key of an outdated diary, a case of a shipwreck, and plenty of extra. And with the clues given in every one case, readers can remedy those mysteries too!

“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 Miss Julia Stirs Up Trouble: A Novel PDF

By Ann B. Ross

The excellent subsequent path within the New York Times–bestselling series—plus dozens of recipes from Abbotsville’s most sensible cooks

Autumn’s crisp chew is within the air, yet pass over Julia quickly discovers that, unluckily, leaves aren’t the one issues falling. James, Hazel Marie’s housekeeper, has taken a foul tumble down a few stairs. How can Hazel Marie feed and look after him—not to say a husband, son, and dual child girls—when she slightly is familiar with how one can boil water? leave out Julia briskly organizes the women of Abbotsville to provide Hazel Marie cooking classes. yet earlier than she will be able to sit back, Hazel Marie’s shady preacher-uncle turns up—just as pass over Julia learns that James has roped younger Lloyd into a web scam!

Filled with mayhem, scrumptious recipes, and many steel-magnolia-style motion, Miss Julia Stirs Up Trouble is a dinner party from disguise to cover.

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Download E-books The Bloody Tower (Daisy Dalrymple Mysteries, No. 16) PDF

By Carola Dunn

In early 1925, the Honourable Daisy Dalrymple Fletcher, fresh mom of twins, resumes her journalistic profession through agreeing to write down a section concerning the Tower of London - the Bloody Tower - for an American journal. Invited to monitor the centuries previous ritual rite of the Keys, she's spending the evening (her first time clear of her infants) because the advanced is locked and protected, and the excessive partitions are surrounded through a disused moat. Having been given a journey of the Crown Jewels, interviewed and saw the Yeoman Warders, and met the Ravenmaster, Daisy has good enough fabric for her article and comes to a decision to depart as early as attainable the subsequent morning to go back to her relatives. but if jogging down the steps, she nearly journeys over the useless physique of 1 of the Yeoman Warders. That there is something heavily amiss can't be denied, as a result pike protruding of his again. together with her husband, Scotland backyard DCI Alec Fletcher assigned to solve the case, Daisy once more reveals herself in the midst of a case of homicide so much foul.

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Download E-books A Fatal Fleece (Seaside Knitters Mystery, Book 6) PDF

By Sally Goldenbaum

Readers can not help yet get involved in this USA Today bestselling series.

This summer season in Sea Harbor, Massachusetts, one of many seashore Knitters will get twisted up with a precocious granddaughter, and one other stands accused of sending a neighborhood resident on an enduring holiday…

As Izzy and the seashore Knitters organize her yarn studio for the vacationer season, fellow knitter Birdie Favazza has her fingers complete along with her granddaughter Gabby. The little lady quickly turns into a fixture within the city or even moves up a friendship with a reclusive neighborhood fisherman, Finnegan, who's the resource of a lot neighborhood turbulence.

Then lobsterwoman Cass Halloran stumbles over the previous fisherman—his physique lined with leaves and sea grass and donning the yellow fleece vest she as soon as made for him. whilst Cass turns into a suspect in his homicide the Knitters needs to rally to guard their good friend.

Soon the seashore Knitters will realize that taking good care of Gabby whereas casting their web for a killer is a tough company, certainly. They’ll need to continue their wits approximately them as they piece jointly the clues…or one in all their very own will finally end up knitting at the back of bars.

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Download E-books Dead Man's Folly: A Hercule Poirot Mystery (Hercule Poirot Mysteries) PDF

By Agatha Christie

The Queen of puzzle has come to Harper Collins! Agatha Christie, the said mistress of suspense—creator of indomitable sleuth leave out Marple, meticulous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, and such a lot of different unforgettable characters—brings her whole oeuvre of inventive whodunits, locked room mysteries, and complicated puzzles to Harper Paperbacks. whilst a ridicule homicide video game staged for charity threatens to show into the genuine factor, the intrepid Poirot is named in to participate during this Dead Man’s Folly.

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The 16th Parker novel, Butchers Moon is greater than two times as lengthy lots of the grasp heisters adventures, and completely jammed with the motion, violence, and nerve-jangling stress readers have come to count on. again within the corrupt city the place he misplaced his funds, and approximately his existence, in Slayground, Parker assembles a beautiful forged of characters from all through his profession for one tremendous, blowout activity: startingand finishinga gang warfare. It appears like the Parker novel to finish all Parker novels, and for almost twenty-five years thats what it was once.

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Download E-books Travelers Rest: A Novel PDF

By Keith Lee Morris

A chilling delusion a few family members marooned in a snowbound city whose grievous background intrudes at the dreamlike present.

The Addisons-Julia and Tonio, ten-year-old Dewey, and derelict Uncle Robbie-are riding domestic, cross-country, after gathering Robbie from yet one more journey to rehab. whilst a terrifying snowfall moves outdoors the city of excellent evening, Idaho, they search safe haven within the city on the tourists relaxation, a previously opulent yet now crumbling and eerie resort the place the actual legislation of the universe are bent.

Once contained in the lodge, the kinfolk is separated. As Julia and Tonio flow in the course of the maze of the hotel's spectral interiors, suffering to make feel of the building's eye-catching powers, Dewey ventures outward to a secret-filled diner around the highway. in the meantime, a determined Robbie fast succumbs to his previous vices, drifting ever farther from those who love him such a lot. With every one passing hour, goals and thoughts blur, tearing a gap within the textile of our perceived fact and leaving the Addisons in a ceaseless look for each other. At each one flip a mysterious strength prevents them from reuniting, until eventually ultimately Julia is confronted with an very unlikely selection. Can this mom retailer her relatives from the destiny of turning into Souvenirs-those electorate trapped eternally in magnetic solid Night-or, worse, from disappearing entirely?

With the fearsome depth of a ghost tale, the paranormal spark of a fairy story, and the emotional intensity of the best family members sagas, Keith Lee Morris takes us on a trip past the area of the identified. that includes prose as dizzyingly attractive because the mystical global Morris creates, Travelers Rest is either a mind-altering meditation at the nature of cognizance and a heartbreaking tale of a family members close to survival.

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Download E-books The Consummata (Hard Case Crime Novels) PDF

By Mickey Spillane

"FRIEND, you are chatting with A GUY 
    WITH a cost ON HIS HEAD AND 
     THE POLICE AT HIS BACK..." 

Compared to the $40 million the law enforcement officials imagine he stole, $75,000 would possibly not sound like a lot. yet it is all the money on the planet to the struggling Cuban exiles of Miami who rescued Morgan the Raider. So while it truly is snatched by means of a guy the Cubans relied on, Morgan sets out to get it back. 

A uncomplicated desire yet because the our bodies pile up -- useless males and lovely women-- the Raider wonders what kind of Latin hell he is gotten himself into, and simply who or what's the mysterious Consummata? 

Begun via secret grasp Mickey Spillane within the past due Sixties and accomplished 4 many years later via his good friend Max Allan Collins (Road to Perdition)The Consummatais the long-awaited follow-up to Spillane's bestseller The Delta Factor -- a breathtaking story of treachery, sensuality, and violence, showcasing giants of crime fiction at their pulse-pounding, two-fisted best. 

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A forensic secret of the Fifties - After beginning their dicy enterprise of a personal forensic consultancy, health care professional Richard Pryor – now a house place of work pathologist – and forensic biologist Angela Bray have now develop into firmly tested. An obvious extraordinary suicide in a distant Welsh farm begins them on a brand new research, that's via an strange request from the conflict place of work. And while a Cotswold veterinary doctor is charged with poisoning his sick spouse, can Pryor’s professional proof keep him from the gallows?

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