Download E-books Garment of Shadows: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes PDF

By Laurie R. King


Laurie R. King’s New York Times bestselling novels of suspense that includes Mary Russell and her husband, Sherlock Holmes, contain considered one of today’s so much acclaimed secret sequence. Now the couple is separated by means of a surprising condition in a dangerous a part of the realm, each one racing opposed to time to avoid an explosive disaster which could dress them either in shrouds.
In an odd room in Morocco, Mary Russell is making an attempt to resolve a urgent secret: Who am I? She has woke up with shadows in her brain, blood on her arms, and squaddies pounding at the door. Out within the hivelike streets, she discovers herself surprisingly adept within the talents of the underworld, escaping via alleys and rooftops, identifying wallet and locks. She is clothed like a guy, and armed simply along with her wits and a scrap of paper containing a mysterious Arabic word. Overhead, warplanes cross ominously north.
in the meantime, Holmes is pulled by means of outdated acquaintances and relation into the becoming struggle among France, Spain, and the Rif rebellion led via Emir Abd el-Krim—who could be a Robin Hood or an influence mad tribesman. The shadows of warfare are drawing over the traditional urban of Fez, and Holmes badly wishes the knowledge and braveness of his spouse, whom he’s discovered, to his horror, has long gone lacking. As Holmes searches for her, and Russell searches for herself, every one attempts to crack lethal parallel puzzles earlier than it’s too past due for them, for Africa, and for the peace of Europe.
With the unbelievable mixture of interval element and modern speed that's her hallmark, Laurie R. King keeps the stunningly suspenseful sequence that Lee baby referred to as “the such a lot sustained feat of mind's eye in secret fiction today.”

Praise for Garment of Shadows
“As continuously, the connection among Holmes and Russell is completely understated but traced with warmth and light.”—Booklist (starred review)
“[A] taut story . . . unique and interesting . . . This tantalizing glimpse into the lifestyles and instances of a quickly evolving Arabic society has extraordinary resonance for our personal doubtful times.”—Publishers Weekly
“Those new to the sequence are in for a treat.”—Bookreporter

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Download E-books Killer Dolphin: Inspector Roderick Alleyn #24 (Inspectr Roderick Alleyn) PDF

The impresario Peregrine Jay has fulfilled a long-cherished dream: due to a truly beneficiant reward, he now owns the Dolphin Theatre, and has restored it to its former glory. To have a good time the re-opening, a no-expenses-spared creation of The Glove, a brand new play concerning the discovery of a real Shakespearean accent. London’s chattering sessions are abuzz with gossip in regards to the theatre, rumors approximately Peregrine, evaluations of the play. but if homicide takes center-stage, everybody will get very quiet, and in simple terms Inspector Alleyn can convince them to begin chattering again—this time, with a purpose.

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By Chris Grabenstein

There is not a lot sunlight within the enjoyable whilst a billionaire genuine property rich person is located murdered at the Tilt-A-Whirl at a seedy seashore entertainment park within the another way quiet summer time vacationer city of Sea Haven. John Ceepak, a former MP simply again from Iraq, has simply joined the ocean Haven police division. The activity provide got here from an outdated military blood brother who was hoping to provide Ceepak not less than a summer's worthy of leisure and rest to aid him disregard the horrors of conflict. as an alternative, Ceepak will head up the homicide research. he's partnered with Danny Boyle, a 24-year-old, part-time summer season cop who does not hold a gun and basically works with the police by means of day so he has sufficient pocket funds left over to play together with his seashore acquaintances through night.

In the 1st novel in a brand new sequence written within the spirit of Carl Hiaasen's paintings, the Tilt-A-Whirl homicide pushes Ceepak's deep feel of honor and integrity to the bounds as unforeseen twists and turns preserve the reality spinning wildly in each direction.

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Download E-books The Clerk's Tale (A Dame Frevisse Mystery) PDF

By Margaret Frazer

A guy HATED through HIS spouse, HIS CITY... AND HIS KILLER

In Margaret Frazer's most up-to-date medieval secret, the "pious and perceptive" (New York Times) Dame Frevisse accompanies her prioress on a trip of mercy to a nunnery. St. Mary's nunnery is a spot of prayer and therapeutic for girls - so it truly is miraculous to work out a guy sprawled out within the cloister backyard. lifeless. much less striking, to Dame Frevisse, was once the identification of the sufferer: grasp Montfort was once no longer relatively cherished by way of an individual within the city of Goring. Even his personal spouse and clerk despised him. And as royal escheator he was once attempting to settle a heated dispute among a filthy rich lady and her meant nephew.

Now Dame Frevisse needs to step in and untangle the fortunes and felonies in a contention of wealth, relations, and politics. however the precise problem might be placing apart her personal emotions and serving justice for the homicide of an unjust man...

"The religious but human Dame Frevisse is back... one other well-wrought story of intrigue and homicide. historical past aficionados will pride and fanatics will have fun that the religious but human Dame Frevisse is back...." - Publishers Weekly

"A fantastic sequence. Frevisse, along with her good judgment and humor and tang of salt, is one in all my favourite sleuths." (Sharon Kay Penman, writer of The Queen's Man)

"Meticulous element that speaks of reliable scholarship and a sympathetic imagination." (The ny Times)

"Full of the richness of the 15th century...Margaret Frazer's stories are charmingly and intelligently contrived." (Minneapolis big name Tribune)

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Download E-books The Absent One: A Department Q Novel PDF

By Jussi Adler-Olsen

New York Times bestseller Jussi Adler-Olsen returns with the second one publication in his electrifying division Q series

“The new ‘it’ boy of Nordic Noir” (The Times, London) promises an electrifying keep on with as much as his New York Times bestselling debut

In The Keeper of misplaced Causes, American audiences have been ultimately brought to Copenhagen’s Detective Carl Mørck and his writer, number 1 overseas bestselling writer Jussi Adler-Olsen. Now, Mørck is again. He’s settled into division Q and is able to tackle one other chilly case. This time, it’s the brutal double-murder of a brother and sister twenty years previous. one of many suspects confessed and is serving time, yet it’s transparent to Mørck that every one isn't what it sort of feels. Kimmie, a homeless lady with secrets and techniques regarding definite robust contributors, may perhaps carry the key—if Mørck can tune her down sooner than they do.

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Download E-books The Twelfth Card (A Lincoln Rhyme Novel) PDF

By Jeffery Deaver

Lincoln Rhyme & Amelia Sachs are again! A hitman is out to kill a tender woman in Harlem. on the way to store her Lincoln has to unravel a chilly case that is over a hundred and fifty years old.

Unlocking a chilly case with explosive implications for the way forward for civil rights, forensics specialist Lincoln Rhyme and his protégé, Amelia Sachs, needs to outguess a killer who has designated a highschool woman from Harlem who's digging into the previous of 1 of her ancestors, a former slave. What buried secrets and techniques from one hundred forty years in the past can have an murderer out for blameless blood? And what chilling message is hidden in his calling card, the hanged guy of the tarot deck? Rhyme needs to expect the subsequent strike or turn into history—in the bestseller that proves “there isn't any mystery author this present day like Jeffery Deaver” (San Jose Mercury News).

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Download E-books The Oriental Casebook of Sherlock Holmes PDF

By Ted Riccardi

Sherlock Holmes is dead—or so many of the global thinks. His deadly plunge over the Reichenbach Falls as he struggled together with his archenemy, Moriarty, has been largely suggested.

But Holmes has escaped and is alive.

In his speedy circle, in simple terms Holmes’s brother, the torpid genius Mycroft, is familiar with of his survival. Even Dr. Watson thinks that the good detective is useless. between his enemies, Sebastian Moran, Moriarty’s leader henchman, is familiar with of Holmes’s possible break out and waits for his or her inevitable meeting.

From 1891 to 1894, Holmes wanders via Asia. he's by myself, with out Watson, with no Scotland backyard, armed purely together with his actual energy and endur-ance and his respected chilly common sense and rationality.

The adventures acknowledged within the Oriental Casebook of Sherlock Holmes diversity from Lhasa to Katmandu, from the East Indies to the deserts of Rajasthan. In Tibet and through the Orient, Holmes is stuck up within the diplomatic machinations of British imperialism that Rudyard Kipling dubbed “the nice Game.” He confronts the tsarist agent Dorjiloff, the nice artwork thief Anton Furer, and the mysterious Captain Fantôme. And right here, written in Holmes’s personal phrases, is the account of “The mammoth Rat of Sumatra,” for which in the past he so famously idea the realm unprepared.

For Holmes’s enthusiasts in the course of the global, the tales within the Oriental Casebook of Sherlock Holmes fill in an enigmatic hole, the reason for lots hypothesis within the nice detective’s occupation.

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Download E-books Under Cover of the Night: A True Story of Sex, Greed and Murder PDF

It used to be deliberate to seem like a suicide.
But even within the best-laid plans, proof is left behind…

Jocelyn Branham Earnest used to be came upon lifeless at the ground of her lounge in wooded area, Virginia. via her aspect was once a gun and a suicide note—typed, missing a signature, and with one fingerprint on it. A fingerprint it seems that belonging to Jocelyn’s estranged husband…

Wesley Earnest used to be a revered highschool administrator, poised to restart his existence in a brand new group. mom and dad entrusted their kids to his care and believed he used to be above reproach. however the research into the existence the couple as soon as shared may exhibit adultery, funds, and shattered dreams—enough for one guy with homicide on his brain to go back and forth 1000's of miles…

Under disguise of the Night

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By Judith Cutler

One chilly, rainy night in an another way strangely dry April, a guy falls from the 5th ground window of a resort in Hythe. Did he bounce or was once he driven? Detective leader Superintendent Fran Harman is already suffering to juggle her paintings and personal lifestyles: she is having problems discovering a firm keen to revive her and her boyfriend’s new domestic and has to place Mark up in her personal cottage whereas the paintings is finished. And now, why did this guy leap from a lodge balcony whilst he had a superbly stable balcony at domestic? A glitch with the water procedure and her boyfriend’s problematical daughter upload extra difficulties to Fran’s lot. Can she locate the time to find what it's that looks now not relatively correct approximately Alec Minton’s loss of life?

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