Download E-books The Dark Side of the Island PDF

By Jack Higgins

After a harrowing betrayal, a soldier fights for redemption
within the darkest days of global struggle II, Captain Hugh Lomax used to be Greece’s final desire to force the Nazis from the island of Kyros. His bold challenge, and its wonderful luck, must have ensured Lomax a hero’s welcome while he again to Kyros years later. as an alternative, he discovers that his allies at the island were finished and the survivors manipulated to think that he had betrayed them.

Lomax is set to earn again the belief of the folk of Kyros. yet first he needs to discover the reality in the back of the murderous conspirators—before they could kill him.

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Download E-books The Collected Short Fiction of Ngaio Marsh PDF

By Ngaio Marsh

This quantity includes all of Ngaio Marsh's recognized uncollected fiction in addition to a number of similar items. Following Marsh's essays at the creations of Roderick and Troy Alleyn, the ebook reprints the 3 brief tales approximately Alleyn initially released in periodicals over the gap of thirty-four years. "Death at the Air," which first seemed in a British journal in 1939, is a standard closed-circle detective tale of the interval with a shrewdpermanent homicide gadget and a cleverly hidden assassin. "I Can locate My means Out," released in 1946, is Marsh's basically brief tale with a theatrical environment, and it comprises her bow to at least one of the main recognized detectival plot units, homicide in a locked room. "Chapter and Verse," from 1973, has a plot which can simply were accelerated right into a full-length novel, and prefer the former tale is redolent of the Golden Age of Detection. the remainder stories are urbane stories of crime. The short-short "The Hand within the Sand" (1953) is Marsh's merely enterprise into writing approximately real crime. "The Cupid Mirror" (1972) and "A idiot approximately Money" (1974) are different from one another other than in a single way—they finish with a victory over a unconditionally exasperating individual. "Morepork" (1978), Marsh's ultimate and possibly top brief tale, tells of a strange trial within the forests of recent Zealand. The e-book concludes with Evil Liver, a formerly unpublished telescript produced in 1975, within which the viewer (or reader) needs to act as detective.

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Download E-books The Shark Net: Memories and Murder PDF

By Robert Drewe

Written with a similar lyrical depth and spellbinding prose that has received Robert Drewe's fiction overseas acclaim, The Shark Net is decided within the Nineteen Fifties in a urban haunted by means of the threat of an elusive serial killer. Drewe's formative years within the middle-class seashore suburb of Perth, Australia-often defined because the so much remoted urban within the world-takes a sinister flip while a social outcast (who seems to be an worker of Drewe's father) embarks on a five-year homicide spree. This strange memoir brilliantly inspires the confluence of adolescent innocence and sexual awakening whereas a hare-lipped killer who ultimately murders 8 humans, together with one in every of Drewe's pals, lurks within the shadows.

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Download E-books I Should Have Told You (The Night Killer, Book 1) PDF

By Joanne Clancy

The reality alterations everything...

HE WATCHES
It used to be a deadly proposition: intercourse for funds with an entire stranger. chilly, scared, and on my own: simply the place the killer sought after her. She smiled her so much beguiling smile on the driving force who picked her up, and now she's lifeless, shrouded through the fog that adheres grimly to her frail corpse as she lies at the fringe of the riverbank.
HE WAITS
When a serial killer is going at the rampage in Dublin, Detective George Ellis delves contained in the brain of a assassin to find what's riding him to kill and why. despite the fact that, each lead comes with its personal sinister undercurrents, and because the physique count number rises, the stunning fact unravels.
AND...
George’s hunt for solutions leads him to the lethal secrets and techniques hidden inside of his family. Can he confront the demons of the previous prior to the killer moves back? George unearths himself on a determined race opposed to time, yet without hint proof or suspects it kind of feels an most unlikely job.
As he peels away the layers of a depressing and treacherous existence, he discovers the killings didn’t commence on that sour evening in November, and worst of all, they won’t finish there…

Fans of the woman at the educate, long gone woman, and the person who acquired Away will love I must have informed You

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Download E-books All's Well That Ends (An Amanda Pepper Mystery) PDF

Barring the standard teenage pranks, all turns out peaceable at Philly Prep, the personal university in Philadelphia the place Amanda Pepper teaches English. without doubt the cash that looks to be lacking from money accumulated to assist sufferers of a catastrophic storm Down South will ensue. most likely the rumor that a few of Amanda's scholars have chanced on the thrills of playing is completely unfounded.

In any case, Amanda has different issues to contemplate. Her husband, deepest investigator C. okay. MacKenzie, is suffering to assist his Louisiana relations reconstruct their post-hurricane lives. Her good friend Sasha's stepmother has simply dedicated suicide―although, in response to Sasha, Phoebe Ennis might by no means have killed herself, particularly now not whereas having a drink and donning a pink silk shirt and crimson sandals with four-inch heels.

Amanda is not persuaded yet reluctantly is of the same opinion to assist examine the woman's loss of life, although the facts for foul play is narrow. actual, the middle-aged compulsive collector of knickknacks wasn't universally enjoyed. Phoebe's personal son hated her and she or he bored her neighbors to dying with tricks of her “royal” lineage. And with 4 marriages at the back of her, she was once already getting ready to announce her renewed availability on the internet. but if one other lady is located useless in Phoebe's residence, it turns into transparent that anything is certainly murderously amiss, and lots more and plenty in the direction of domestic than Amanda or someone else may have imagined.

All's good That Ends is the ultimate ebook in Gillian Roberts's acclaimed Amanda Pepper sequence. it is also the easiest, irresistibly clever, and richly interesting. Amanda's farewell event brings the genius of “the Dorothy Parker of poser writers” (Nancy Pickard) into complete flower, and the bloom is nice and a ask yourself to behold.

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Download E-books The Cross-Eyed Bear Murders PDF

Alone in manhattan urban, Lizanne Steffasson comes head to head with fact whilst her dream of performing on Broadway collapses.

Now she simply must pay her hire. So she solutions an strange advert within the paper, for 'a appealing lady. One no longer afraid to seem on danger's vivid face'.

Lizanne is neither attractive nor fearless, but she is definitely approximately to appear possibility within the face. a brand new York property legal professional wishes her aid to trace down a tender guy who has vanished into the wilds of town at the eve of inheriting an enormous amount of cash from his billionaire overdue father, a Swedish guy often called the Cross-Eyed Bear.

It seems that Lizanne is the best individual for the activity, as she is aware extra concerning the tale than her enterprise has bargained for . . .

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