J. Rohm's The Glass Curtain: A Red Notebook Mystery PDF

By J. Rohm

MARQUESA JESUS PIAZZA, referred to as Mach, is a true property reporter at manhattan City’s moment biggest day-by-day newspaper. it's 2009, the incorrect part of the true property growth and bust of the early twenty first century. Disgruntled over the decline of the newspaper enterprise, her dead-end profession, and a disappointing love affair together with her boss, SCOTT reveal, Mach throws herself right into a tale that crosses her table on July Fourth - the dying of the younger moment spouse of 1 of latest York’s so much popular genuine property builders, BARRY SLOANE. The dying quick disappears from view, till Mach brings it again a 12 months after it happens.
In a compelling, modern first-person voice, Mach relentlessly pursues the tale of what occurred to the sufferer, ANABEL SLOANE, as though fixing the homicide will justify the alternatives Mach has made and supply a key to how you can circulate her existence forward.
A exposure hungry leader medical expert, DR. MATTHEW ROWAN, a former medic in the course of wilderness typhoon, chooses Mach to be an embedded journalist in a unique job strength in the workplace of the manager health worker (OCME). Mach is paired with the sergeant in command of the duty strength, EMILIO “MIL” URQUIA, who's reluctant to paintings with a civilian reporter. The police understand the reason for loss of life as drowning, the mechanism of loss of life as poisoning, however the demeanour of dying - the lacking piece of the puzzle - eludes them.
Mach and Mil discover ways to interact, simply by a puppy walker, GLORIA YAP, and a luxurious house concierge, RYAN ALEXANDRINE, to unravel Anabel Sloane’s homicide. In equivalent elements of authenticity and novelty, info of forensics and the underlying reasons of the true property crash bubble to the outside as Mach and Mil’s research profits momentum.
The settings for Mach’s targets are ny in all its gruesome glory, Mach’s humble native land of White Plains, Barry Sloane’s East Hampton property, and the environs. The contrasts supplied via those settings underscore the contrasts among the social sessions of latest York. Mach’s skill to bond inside those strata, as exemplified by way of her closeness with all 3 of the real male characters - blue collar Mil, trained expert Scott, and one-percenter Barry - display her commitment and depth.
When Mach’s father dies, she starts to appreciate that now not every little thing is black or white. every little thing is extra a foggy coloration of grey, turning the made up our minds heroine a piece extra philosophical and tolerant. finally, it's Mach’s intelligence, integrity, and instinct that aid her remedy the puzzles for which there aren't any keys - together with her personal life.

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Download PDF by Suzanne F. Kingsmill: Forever Dead: A Cordi O'Callaghan Mystery

By Suzanne F. Kingsmill

The discovery of a bear-ravaged physique deserted within the desert, a few killer rapids, a fumigated lab, stolen study disks, and a stalled profession all coalesce into the ripening insanity that hauls zoology professor Cordi O’Callaghan into a few very wild, very harmful locations.

While the police label the desert mauling an unintended demise, Cordi realizes that the robbery of her disks is by some means relating to the physique she present in the woods. She needs to unsnarl the mess if she is to salvage her educational profession. Cordi’s athletically creative and hair-raising options to lethal encounters hold her one stumble prior to a assassin as she follows a course suffering from explanations. yet not anything can organize her for the ultimate stunning twist that leaves her with a wrenching hassle – person who nobody with a sense of right and wrong must have to face.

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New PDF release: Der Altmann ist tot (Frl. Krise und Frau Freitag ermitteln

By Frl. Krise,Frau Freitag

Pflichtlektüre!

«Setzt euch alle mal hin. Ich muss euch was once Wichtiges sagen: Der Altmann ist tot.»
«Wie, tot?», fragt Rosa.
«Na, mausetot. Aus, Ende, finito», antwortet Ozan.
«Herr Fischer hat gesagt, er sei eine Treppe runtergestürzt.»
«Wie, Treppe? Welche Treppe?», fragt Rosa, in deren Hirn es offensichtlich mächtig rattert.
«Bestimmt die behinderte Treppe in Haus B. Ich schwöre, die ist voll Todestreppe. Mieses Teil!», sagt Fuat wichtig.
«Unfall ... tzzzz», sagt nun Emre. «Das struggle bestimmt Mord!»

Als wären die Tage an der Berliner Problemschule nicht schon abenteuerlich genug, kommt nun auch noch der Mathelehrer Altmann auf mysteriöse Weise ums Leben. Da stimmt doch used to be nicht, denken die Kolleginnen Frl. Krise und Frau Freitag: Musiklehrerin Johanna Schirmer postet überraschende info über ihre Affäre mit ihm, die Cousins einer türkischen Schülerin haben Rache geschworen, seine sehr junge, sehr schwangere Witwe versteht sich etwas zu intestine mit ihrem Powerplate-Trainer, und Schüler Hikmet hat eine Rechnung zu begleichen.
Frl. Krise und Frau Freitag ermitteln – und das alles neben dem ganz alltäglichen Schulwahnsinn.

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New PDF release: Saving GiGi: A Samantha Steele Mystery

By Sandra Howell,Debbie Koske

This Equine secret novel is ready secrets and techniques and belief. Lyla Bernhart has a mystery that's tearing her aside. She stole a horse. She lives in worry that somebody will come searching for her and feels helpless and on my own. whilst a twister tears via city, Lyla is compelled to take a bounce of religion and proportion her mystery along with her new pal Samantha Steele in regards to the farm in Vermont the place GiGi used to be born. Promising to maintain Lyla’s mystery, Sam embarks on a look for the mysterious farm in Vermont

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Download e-book for iPad: Untimely Death by Fred Yager,Jan Yager

By Fred Yager,Jan Yager

premature dying is a mental mystery that introduces a brand new sleuth, criminology professor Dr. Kimberly Stone. This acclaimed first novel by way of the husband-and-wife writing staff of Fred Yager and Jan Yager, probes the darkest depths of the human psyche. there's translations of this riveting secret in Swedish and Vietnamese.
Praise for premature DEATH:
“A tightly-plotted, tautly written novel that smacks of authenticity.”
John Lutz, bestselling writer of unmarried WHITE FEMALE
“In their first novel, premature demise, husband-and-wife authors Fred and Jan Yager in attaining the literary similar of a rookie who hammers a home-run in his first big-league at bat….The Yagers have written a winner. “
ASSOCIATED PRESS, Charley Morey, AP distinct Features

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Where Nobody Dies (The Cass Jameson Mysteries Book 2) by Carolyn Wheat PDF

By Carolyn Wheat

When her buyer is murdered, Cass needs to shield a guy she loathes

within the final 3 months, Cass Jameson has made 11 appearances in Brooklyn relations court docket, assisting a secretary named Linda conflict her ex-husband, Brad, for custody in their daughter. while the pass judgement on ideas in Linda’s want, Brad flies right into a rage, screaming threats so violent cop is compelled to subdue him. it really is an incident that Cass wish to disregard. but if she comes domestic one evening and sees the police outdoors the construction the place either she and Linda reside, she understands she by no means will.
 
Linda has been murdered in her condominium, stabbed time and again and left to die in a pool of blood. The leading suspect is her ex-husband, yet Cass doesn’t think Brad used to be in a position to homicide. After months of scuffling with him in court docket, she takes Brad on as a shopper to turn out that he was once framed—and to make sure that his daughter has one mother or father left to count number on.

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High Water Hellion (Luanne Fogarty Mysteries) by Glynn Marsh Alam PDF

By Glynn Marsh Alam

during this 5th installment of the Luanne Fogarty secret sequence, Luanne has headed south into the flat lake, snake, and gator nation of vital Florida along with her scuba apparatus and canoe—seems her boss, macho Detective Amado, has eventually been pressured to invite Luanne's aid. His loved previous aunt is lifeless and unusual issues are disappearing into the murky watery gator-mating flooring in the back of the outdated lady’s apartment. And blowing east from the steamy Gulf of Mexico is a storm that threatens one other type of violence. Will Luanne trap the human killers and come back to her cherished swamp prior to it truly is too late?

Favorite characters—Pasquin, Luanne’s Cajun octogenarian neighbor, Vernon her lover and fellow diver, and Marshall lengthy, clinical examiner—are again for the damaging experience as Luanne and Tony carry them into the quest whereas the neighborhood legislations enforcement battles the wind and water of the hurricane.

“Gators, bottomless caves, mucky sinkholes, blood-sucking mosquitoes and drippy humidity come jointly in a Florida swamp to supply the proper eerie components for murder…. the tale traces stream just like the Palmetto River, which hides one other international underneath its soft surface.”
— sunrise Goldsmith

“Inventive, stylish…manages to carry to existence yet one more a part of Florida’s likely unending killing grounds: the deep and chilly freshwater springs of the northern a part of the state….”

— Dick Adler, The Chicago Tribune

"Alam's novels are completely stress-free. they give, as well as an excellent learn, a desirable examine the swampland of northern Florida and the realm of diving in mysterious rivers and bottomless caves."
— Lauren Haney, writer of the Lieutenant Bak historic Egyptian mysteries

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Read e-book online Die Muse des Mörders (German Edition) PDF

By Sarah Wedler,Nadine d'Arachart

Ein Serienmörder im Wien des Jahres 2011. Er tötet nachts mit einem Dolch und versetzt die Stadt in Angst und Schrecken. Chefinspektor Dominik Greve entdeckt, dass jedes Opfer ein wertvolles Schmuckstück aus der Fertigung eines Wiener Nobeljuweliers besaß. Da tritt die alternde Schriftstellerin Madeleine Scuderi auf den Plan. Durch eine missverständliche Aussage gegenüber einer Tageszeitung betrachtet sie der Täter fortan als seine Vertraute und Muse. Sie beschließt, die Morde auf eigene Faust zu klären, und setzt sich dabei einer schrecklichen Gefahr aus. Ein moderner mystery, wie er spannender nicht sein könnte, mit der literarischen Tiefe E.T.A. Hoffmanns.

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Download PDF by Fran Stewart: Gray as Ashes (Biscuit McKee Mysteries Book 7)

By Fran Stewart

Martinsville Georgia has regularly been a sleepy little city, the place not anything a lot ever occurs, other than a couple of murders…

There’s a firebug in Martinsville. city librarian Biscuit McKee isn’t too fearful while a rubbish bin on the supermarket is decided on hearth. but if it’s her loved backyard shed that is going up in flames, the fur starts to fly.

Biscuit’s pussycat better half Marmalade reviews often, …
Yes, I do.
… (even even though her people imagine she’s purely purring …
Mouse droppings!
… or sneezing). She’s as baffled by way of all this as her humans.
We can have a few tuna. that may remedy a lot.

Distracted through a trip from Peachie, an previous university good friend, Biscuit will pay simply scant realization to a 3rd fireplace, yet it’s difficult to disregard the fourth fireplace and the useless physique present in the charred continues to be of Connie Cartwright’s studio, the place glass-blowing could have changed into homicide.

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Download PDF by Lydia Adamson,Christine Pavesicz: Eine Katze lädt zur Weihnachtsgans: Kriminalroman (Alice

By Lydia Adamson,Christine Pavesicz

Das Verwaltungskomitee eines New Yorker Obdachlosenheims wartet kurz vor Weihnachten vergeblich auf die jährliche Spende eines unbekannten Wohltäters. Ist der Scheck in der publish verlorengegangen? Oder hat der anonyme Gönner kein Interesse mehr an der Arbeit der karitativen Einrichtung? Der tragische Selbstmord Will Hollands, Mitglied des Komitees, läßt auf ein Verbrechen schließen. Katzenliebhaberin Alice Nestleton macht sich mit Freunden auf die Suche nach dem mysteriösen Spender und kommt dabei einem tödlichen Kompott auf die Spur.

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