Mystery

Download E-books The Case of the Murdered Muckraker (Daisy Dalrymple Mysteries, No. 10) PDF

By Carola Dunn

In past due 1923, the newly married Daisy Dalrymple and her husband Detective leader Inspector Alec Fletcher of Scotland backyard, come to the United States for a honeymoon stopover at. in the middle of a excitement journey, in spite of the fact that, either paintings in a little bit company - Alec travels to Washington, D. C. to refer to with the U.S. govt, Daisy to big apple to fulfill along with her American journal editor. whereas in long island, Daisy remains on the famed Chelsea resort, which isn't merely as regards to the Flatiron development workplaces of overseas journal, the place she'll be assembly along with her editor, yet domestic to a lot of New York's artists and writers.

After her past due morning assembly, Daisy concurs to accompany her editor, Mr. Thorwald, to lunch yet as they're leaving the workplaces, they listen a gun shot and spot a guy plummeting down an elevator shaft. the guy killed used to be certainly one of her fellow citizens on the Chelsea resort, Otis Carmody, who was once a journalist with out finish of enemies - own - who could get pleasure from his demise. back in the course of a homicide research, Daisy's look for the killer takes her to all degrees of society, or even a mad sprint around the nation itself, as she makes an attempt to resolve a puzzle that will baffle even Philo Vance himself.

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Download E-books Nor Will He Sleep: An Inspector McLevy Mystery 4 PDF

London had Sherlock Holmes. The darkish alleys of Edinburgh had Inspector McLevy.

Known because the father of forensics and a probable impact on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, real-life police inspector James McLevy is right here reinvented through David Ashton in an exciting secret - the fourth in a sequence - set in darkish, violent Victorian Edinburgh.

It's 1887. The streets of Edinburgh seethe with anarchy as gangs of scholars rival one another in wild exploits. After a pitched conflict among them, an outdated girl is located savagely battered to loss of life in Leith Harbour. input the Thieftaker - Inspector James McLevy. With Constable Mulholland at his part, he scours the low dives of the waterfront after which sees the tendrils of the case unfold to extra decent nooks and crannies.

When the inspector encounters Robert Louis Stevenson, writer of The unusual Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, within the urban to bury his deceased father, the 2 understand one another as fellow guests, observers of the darkish aspect of human nature, and hopeless insomniacs.

Glimpses of the assassin point out a slim, androgynous determine with a silver cane, that's used to deadly impression. A dancing killer now not not like Mr Edward Hyde.

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Download E-books I'll Be Seeing You PDF

By Mary Higgins Clark

From the “Queen of Suspense” Mary Higgins Clark, a gripping and twisting secret that includes a tv information reporter who unearths herself drawn right into a terrifying internet of treachery, the place not anything is because it turns out and the reality will be too devastating to pursue...

The murdered girl might have been her double. while reporter Meghan Collins sees the sheet-wrapped corpse in a brand new York urban health center, she feels as though she's staring into her personal face. And Meghan has issues adequate already with no this strange adventure. 9 months in the past, her much-loved father's vehicle spun off a brand new York bridge. Now, investigators are announcing that there is no hint of his automobile within the river, and so they suspect he faked his personal dying. With scary pace, hyperlinks begin to seem among Meghan's father and her lifeless lookalike. Meghan will be at risk herself, yet she's decided to discover the reality to the secret. In a nightmare trip spiraling from manhattan to Connecticut to Arizona, Meghan reveals that the reality can occasionally be lethal.

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Download E-books Domestic Malice (Murder, She Wrote, Book 38) PDF

By Donald Bain, Jessica Fletcher

In the newest novel within the USA this day bestselling sequence, Jessica Fletcher needs to tread calmly while investigating a homegrown homicide

Jessica has continuously been civic-minded, so while the director of the Cabot Cove Women’s look after asks her to affix the board of administrators, she conveniently accepts, even supposing the defend has been within the crosshairs of an unreasonable councilman who’d prefer to see it closed.

One evening whereas Jessica is on the defend, a lady walks in battered and bruised. Her husband is a revered businessman and thought of via all as a pillar of the group. may well this paragon of advantage have overwhelmed his wife?

regardless of Jessica’s aid and recommendation, the lady refuses to stick on the guard, press fees, or maybe record the abuse. yet a couple of days later, the complete city is surprised to listen to that family abuse has grew to become to murder.

Investigating the crime, Jessica quickly discovers that the woman’s family members has secrets and techniques and lies that transcend family violence—and that the genuine killer could be hiding in the back of a wall of silence which could ship the incorrect individual to prison….

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Download E-books The Nursing Home Murder (Roderick Alleyn) PDF

By Ngaio Marsh

For one unfortunate Member of Parliament, an easy stopover at to the medical institution (the “nursing domestic” of the identify) proves deadly. yet as Inspector Alleyn will become aware of, any variety of humans had cause to aid the gentleman to his simply gift, together with the bitter health professional, his besotted nurse, a envious spouse, and a cupboard choked with political competitors.

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Download E-books The Smile of a Ghost (Merrily Watkins Mysteries) PDF

By Phil Rickman

Merrily is called to enquire a potential ghost sighting in her 7th fascinating adventure

In the prosperous, old city of Ludlow, a teenage boy dies in a fall from the fortress ruins. coincidence or suicide? No nice mystery—so why does the boy's uncle, retired detective Andy Mumford, flip to diocesan exorcist Merrily Watkins? extra humans will die ahead of Merrily, her personal destiny doubtful, uncovers a perilous obsession with suicide, demise, and the afterlife hidden inside of those shadowed medieval streets.

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Download E-books The Maltese Falcon PDF

By Dashiell Hammett

A treasure worthy killing for. Sam Spade, a marginally shopworn deepest eye together with his personal solitary code of ethics. A perfumed grafter named Joel Cairo, a fats guy identify Gutman, and Brigid O’Shaughnessy, a stunning and treacherous girl whose loyalties shift on the drop of a dime. those are the elements of Dashiell Hammett’s coolly glittering gem of detective fiction, a singular that has haunted 3 generations of readers.

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