By Donna Andrews
As in her prior Christmas mysteries, Six Geese a-Slaying, Duck the Halls, and The Nightingale sooner than Christmas, Andrews keeps to jot down “firmly within the grand culture of Agatha Christie’s Christmas books” (Toronto Globe and Mail).
New York instances bestselling writer Donna Andrews takes us domestic to Caerphilly for the vacations in her new hilarious Christmas secret How the Finch Stole Christmas!
Meg's husband has determined to enhance his one-man exhibit of Dickens' A Christmas Carol right into a full-scale construction with a wide forged together with their sons Jamie and Josh as Tiny Tim and younger Scrooge and Meg assisting as level manager.
The exhibit needs to pass on, no matter if the famous—though just a little over-the-hill—actor who is come to city to play the starring position of Scrooge has introduced a sleigh-load of luggage and enemies with him. And why is Caerphilly abruptly overrun with a surplus of gorgeous caged finches?
How the Finch Stole Christmas! is absolute to placed the "ho ho hos" into the vacations of comfortable enthusiasts far and wide with its gut-bustingly humorous mystery.
By Gemma Halliday,Uwe Fricke,Frauke Lengermann
By Jeanne M. Dams
One late-summer’s night, ahead of the start of the recent time period, Dorothy Martin and her husband, retired police detective Alan Nesbitt, are site visitors at Sherebury college paintings department’s beverages celebration to introduce the hot educating assistant, sculptress Gillian Roberts
However, tragedy moves on a travel of the sculpture division, whilst the carry breaks down and a corpse is came upon on the backside of the carry shaft. Dorothy and Alan get involved within the resulting research, placing their neighborhood wisdom and sleuthing abilities to solid use as soon as again.
But whilst one other member of the artwork college is going lacking and anyone gets threatening telephone calls, it kind of feels the killer nonetheless has anything to conceal and will rather well strike back . . .
By Pam Fox
By Kathleen Delaney
It’s the 4th July and the city celebrations have long gone off and not using a hitch. with the exception of the physique within the oak grove, shot within the again. the unlucky sufferer was once a customer to the city. Mary McGill and her cocker spaniel Millie had visible him merely that morning, staring within the window of Lowell’s jewelry shop, his German Shepherd, Ranger, at his aspect. may possibly the diamond and sapphire necklace which stuck his awareness have a few reference to his premature loss of life? What introduced him to Santa Louisa within the first place?
Having agreed to seem after Ranger briefly, Mary is unwillingly drawn into the homicide research. She by no means dreamed that her enquiries could lead her into critical possibility … and extra murder.
By Babs Carryer
Brie Prince is a emerging younger government on the startup, Quixotic, based to deliver to marketplace a drug for Huntington’s affliction (HD), a true lifestyles illness with out remedy. The “66” within the identify stands for the music, “Highway sixty six Blues,” by means of Woody Guthrie, who died from Huntington’s and who's referenced within the manuscript.
Brie is determined for this remedy to save lots of her father – and herself. yet, in today’s global, bringing a brand new drug to industry isn't uncomplicated or fast. Brie wishes the inventor of the drug to aid her. regrettably, the scientist-inventor is located lifeless within the river. merely Brie is familiar with that this used to be neither twist of fate nor suicide, yet homicide. She needs to turn out that he used to be murdered and discover the killer to discover the clue that he left at the back of to save lots of her.
By Joanna Campbell Slan
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By Carlene O'Connor
Any marriage ceremony is a giant deal within the small village of Kilbane—even extra so while the bride is a well-known model version. It’s additionally stable for company. now not in basic terms has buyer site visitors picked up at Naomi’s Bistro, Siobhán O’Sullivan and her 5 siblings have a whole plate catering for the three-day affair. And Siobhán’s personal beau, neighborhood garda Macdara Flannery, gladly steps in as most sensible guy after the groom’s first selection makes a drunken arse out of himself.
Even if he hadn’t been disinvited to the marriage, the unique most sensible guy wouldn’t were in a position to express. He’s been came upon murdered within the woods, casting a pall over the nuptials. And whilst a moment member of the marriage social gathering is poisoned by means of a champagne flute engraved with Macdara’s identify, the garda is going from being top guy to leading suspect.
With a killer at huge and a string of robberies plaguing Kilbane, Siobhán feels greater than a bit protecting of her village. She vows to transparent Macdara’s identify, however the suspect record is so long as the visitor record. just like the bride jogging down the aisle, Siobhán must watch her step. For as she will get in the direction of unveiling the fact, the assassin is making plans a truly cold reception for her . . .
PRAISE FOR MURDER IN AN IRISH VILLAGE
“If Janet Evanovich and Maeve Binchy wrote a booklet together, Murder in an Irish Village would be the end result. This one is delicious fun.” —Laurien Berenson, writer of Live and allow Growl
“A energetic debut . . . The cheeky and close-knit O’Sullivans are certain to attract comfortable fanatics, who also will get pleasure from the heat and spirit of the folk of Kilbane.” —Publishers Weekly
“A shrewdpermanent whodunnit in an idyllic locale. I dare you to not be charmed through sleuth Siobhan and her siblings, the O’Sullivan Six.” —Barbara Ross, writer of Fogged Inn
“This unique mix of Maeve Binchy’s old-world Irish attraction and Janet Evanovich’s roguish humor is a brilliant, fast moving learn. Devotees of the Hibernian mysteries of Dicey Deere and M.C. Beaton will toast this debut with a pint of Guinness. Sláinte!” —Library Journal
By Susan Wittig Albert
Max Mantel, the killer McQuaid positioned away years in the past, has busted out of the Huntsville felony and looks to be headed for Pecan Springs. McQuaid is aware there’s just one approach to cease the vengeful convict—set a seize with himself as bait.
China desires to remain by way of her husband’s facet and retain him from damage. yet McQuaid insists that she get out of city and visit the final likelihood Olive Ranch, the place she’s agreed to coach a workshop on herbs.
while China and her ally arrive on the ranch, she learns the landlord, Maddie Haskell, has her personal problems. She inherited the ranch and olive oil company from the past due matriarch, Eliza Butler, yet Eliza’s nephew is contesting the desire.
whereas China throws herself into aiding Maddie, McQuaid’s plan backfires whilst Mantel executes a countermove he by no means observed coming. Now McQuaid’s existence isn't the just one at stake—and this time may well fairly be his last chance...
By Klaus-Peter Wolf
Aufwühlend und hoch-spannend: Ann Kathrin Klaasen unter Mordverdacht!
Der elfte Fall für Ostfrieslands beliebteste Kommissarin.
Kultautor Klaus-Peter Wolf zieht uns in einen Fall von Manipulation, Lüge und Verführbarkeit, der den Leser bis zur letzten Seite mitfiebern lässt.
Schlimmer hätte es nicht kommen können: Ann Kathrin Klaasens Twingo warfare geblitzt worden, aber zu einer Zeit und an einem Ort, an dem sie nicht gewesen sein konnte. Definitiv nicht gewesen warfare. Dann der noch größere Schock: Sie soll eine Frau erschossen haben. Mit ihrer eigenen Dienstwaffe. Die Beweise gegen Ann Kathrin sind erdrückend. Jemand hat sich ihrer Identität bemächtigt. Jemand verübt in ihrem Namen Straftaten. Jemand will sie vernichten.
Nervenaufreibend, perfide und einmal mehr unglaublich spannend: Der neue Kriminalroman mit Ann Kathrin Klaasen lässt den Leser mitfiebern, er wohnt einem riesengroßen Unrecht bei, das niemanden kalt lässt.