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The Wench Is Dead by Fredric Brown

By Fredric Brown

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Last Breath by Michael Prescott

By Michael Prescott

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The Da Vinci Deception (Inspector Jack Oxby, Book 1) by Thomas Swan

By Thomas Swan

2011 Retail ePub

A exciting suspense novel that introduces New Scotland Yard's Inspector Jack Oxby of the paintings and Antiquities Squad and pits him opposed to a mastermind of paintings forgery.

When an unique Leonardo da Vinci folio is going lacking from the Royal Library at Windsor fort, Oxby is introduced in to enquire. Set in London, big apple, and Lake Como, the detective finally uncovers a bold paintings forger who blackmails artists into faking Leonardo da Vinci manuscripts, together with early sketches of the Mona Lisa.

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The Girl of His Dreams (Commissario Brunetti, Book 17) by Donna Leon

By Donna Leon

One wet morning Commissario Brunetti and Ispettore Vianello reply to an emergency name reporting a physique floating close to a few steps at the Grand Canal. achieving right down to pull it out, Brunetti's wrist is stuck via the silkiness of golden hair, and he sees a small foot - jointly he and Vianello raise a lifeless woman from the water. yet, inconceivably, nobody has stated a lacking baby, nor the robbery of the gold jewelry that she includes. Brunetti is drawn right into a seek not just for the reason for her dying but additionally for her identification, her relatives, and for the secrets and techniques that individuals will retain in an effort to defend their young children - be they blameless or to blame. From the canals and palazzi of Venice to a gypsy encampment at the mainland, Brunetti struggles with institutional prejudice and entrenched illegal activity to attempt to resolve the destiny of the lifeless baby.

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The Stone Monkey (Lincoln Rhyme, Book 4) by Jeffery Deaver

By Jeffery Deaver

LINCOLN RHYME RETURNS! First brought within the spine-chilling novel The Bone Collector, Lincoln Rhyme dazzled readers with extraordinary forensic sleuthing -- all performed from the confines of a wheelchair. A famed criminologist, paralyzed from the neck down, Rhyme compensates for his actual incapacity along with his brains -- and the legs and arms of his superb and lovely protégée, Amelia Sachs. it's Amelia who "walks the grid" for Rhyme, performing as his eyes and ears for the famously harmful and hard circumstances chronicled in Jeffery Deaver's bestselling novels The Bone Collector, The Coffin Dancer, and The Empty Chair.

Now the awe-inspiring duo returns in The Stone Monkey. Recruited to assist the FBI and the Immigration and Naturalization carrier practice the approximately most unlikely, Lincoln and Amelia be ready to tune down a shipment send headed for brand spanking new York urban and sporting dozen unlawful chinese language immigrants, in addition to the infamous human smuggler and killer referred to as "the Ghost." but if the Ghost's seize is going disastrously incorrect, Lincoln and Amelia locate themselves in a race opposed to time: to prevent the Ghost ahead of he can song down and homicide the 2 surviving households who've escaped from the send and vanished deep into the labyrinthine international of latest York City's Chinatown.

Over the subsequent harrowing forty-eight hours, the Ghost brilliantly and ruthlessly hunts for the households, whereas Rhyme, aided through a unusual policeman from mainland China, struggles to discover them prior to they die, and Amelia Sachs pursues a really diversified form of police paintings -- forming a reference to one of many immigrants which may have outcomes going to the center of her courting together with her companion and lover, Lincoln Rhyme.

The Stone Monkey abounds with Deaver's well-known emblems: completely unforeseen plot twists, breakneck pacing, and characters who're heartbreakingly actual, reminding us once more why humans hailed him as "the grasp of ticking-bomb suspense" and Publishers Weekly referred to as him the "most shrewdpermanent plotter at the planet."

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Maggody in Manhattan: An Arly Hanks Mystery by Joan Hess

By Joan Hess

Arly Hanks is summoned to long island from her cozy publish as leader of Police in Maggody, Arkansas, to rescue homeland housewives within the urban for the finals of the Krazy KoKo bake-off. nationwide ad/promo. travel.

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Suspect by Michael Robotham

By Michael Robotham

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Imitation of death by Cheryl Crane

By Cheryl Crane

First-class genuine property agent and beginner deepest investigator Nikki Harper starts off to enquire the dying of Eddie Bernard, the priveleged son of a large tv manufacturer and who used to be present in a dumpster at the back of Victoria Bordeaux's mansion, whilst her good friend Jorge Delgado, the son of Victoria's housekeeper, turns into the top suspect

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Harm for the Holidays: Part One: Misgivings, Part 1 by Donn Cortez

By Donn Cortez

The 5th novel in Pocket Books sucessful crime secret tying in with the hit tv sequence, CSI: Miami, this time with a vacation subject matter!

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Death of a Witch (Hamish Macbeth Mysteries, No. 25) by M. C. Beaton

By M. C. Beaton

Getting back from a overseas vacation, Hamish Macbeth is concerned simply because he senses a gloomy cloud of evil striking over the Highland village of Lochdubh. He learns newcomer, Catriona Beldame, is thought of as a witch and diverse males were visible vacationing her. Hamish himself is charmed via her till he reveals out she has been delivering harmful potions. in the beginning the villagers will not take heed to him, announcing that the loveless Hamish has became opposed to all ladies. He threatens to kill her in order that while she is located murdered, he needs to transparent his identify after which paintings to unravel yet one more homicide to carry peace and quiet again to his cherished village. His investigations are complex by way of a romance with a feminine forensic specialist. possibly he will get married finally!

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