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Download e-book for iPad: How the Finch Stole Christmas!: A Meg Langslow Mystery (Meg by Donna Andrews

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.

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Download PDF by Gemma Halliday,Uwe Fricke,Frauke Lengermann: Hollywood Gossip - Mörderische Schlagzeilen

By Gemma Halliday,Uwe Fricke,Frauke Lengermann

Tina Bender schreibt die Klatschkolumne für den L.A. Informer. Sie weiß alles über jeden, der in Hollywood Rang und Namen hat. Und fürchtet sich auch nicht davor, intime Geheimnisse auszuplaudern. Bis sie eines Tages einen mysteriösen Anruf erhält. Ein Unbekannter droht, die Journalistin umzubringen, wenn sie weiter über ihn schreibt. Zusammen mit dem attraktiven Bodyguard Cal geht Tina der Morddrohung nach und kommt einer gefährlichen Intrige auf die Spur ...

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Gentle Art of Murder, The (A Dorothy Martin Mystery) - download pdf or read online

By Jeanne M. Dams

Murder threatens to disturb the imagination of Sherebury’s paintings college

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 . . .

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Download e-book for kindle: Voynich Manuscript: Book IV of the Julie Redford Series by Pam Fox

By Pam Fox

"Julie Redford has joined a group of undercover CIA brokers that pass in the back of the strains acting initiatives for the us govt. The Voynich Manuscript has been stolen from the infrequent manuscript part at Yale college. This manuscript is believed to have a method written in codes, that would free up a systematic formulation that could switch copper to gold. the govt wishes the manuscript again and Julie's crew has been despatched to discover it. because the secret unfolds, the crew reveals that issues aren't as they appear. Come alongside on a trip that takes our crew from the east coast of the U.S. to Rome the place they struggle to unravel the secret of the Voynich Manuscript."

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Download e-book for kindle: Blood Red, White and Blue: A canine cozy mystery (A Mary by Kathleen Delaney

By Kathleen Delaney

Santa Louisa’s Independence Day celebrations bring about a case of cold-blooded homicide within the most recent hugely enjoyable Mary McGill puppy secret.

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.

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Download e-book for kindle: HD66: Search for a cure or a killer? by Babs Carryer

By Babs Carryer

“HD66: look for a remedy or a killer” is a startup secret novel – a modern tale that happens in a expertise startup. mixing entrepreneurship with homicide, the plot weaves jointly the invention of a drug for an incurable affliction with an unforeseen invention that does the other – kills upon touch. choked with evil enterprise capitalists, egotistical c-level executives, technological know-how, expertise, and the curler coaster experience of a startup, “HD66” shall we the reader event lifestyles inside of a high-technology new enterprise. The booklet is meant to be the 1st in a sequence regarding the naïve sleuth (Brie Prince) and the 1st time detective (Straler Henrik) – an strange friendship.

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.

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Read e-book online Handmade, Holiday, Homicide (A Kiki Lowenstein Scrap-N-Craft PDF

By Joanna Campbell Slan

Super-crafter Kiki Lowenstein is cramming as a lot into the ho-ho-holiday season as she will. yet Kiki’s formidable plans come to a crashing halt whilst her pupil, Eudora box, drops useless before everything of 1 of Kiki’s group middle periods. An overeager protection defend is confident that Eudora didn’t make her transition with no aid. Now it’s as much as Kiki to figure out who was once great, and who was once very, very naughty, indeed.

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Get Murder at an Irish Wedding (An Irish Village Mystery) PDF

By Carlene O'Connor

The O’Sullivan extended family of County Cork, eire, are delighted to be catering the matrimonial affairs of a star couple—until a crafty killer turns an Irish marriage ceremony into an Irish wake . . .

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 . . .

“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

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Read e-book online The Last Chance Olive Ranch (China Bayles Mystery) PDF

By Susan Wittig Albert

In this intriguing new secret from New York instances bestselling writer Susan Wittig Albert, China Bayles fears for her husband’s existence as an escaped convict goals him...
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...

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Ostfriesentod: Der elfte Fall für Ann Kathrin Klaasen - download pdf or read online

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.

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