By Harlan Coben
No had stick insect Laura Ayers and Celtics famous person David Baskin acknowledged "I do" than tragedy struck. whereas honeymooning on Australia's nice Barrier Reed, David went out for a swim-and by no means again. Now widowed and grieving, Laura's look for the reality will draw her right into a internet of lies and deception that stretches again thirty years...
By Barbara Cleverly
In her award-winning mysteries–from The final Kashmiri Rose to The Damascened Blade–Barbara Cleverly paints a blinding portrait of the British Raj, infusing it with intrigue, attraction, and threat. And in her detective hero Joe Sandilands, battle veteran and Scotland backyard policeman, Cleverly provides us a gallant advisor to this paradise misplaced. Having obvious humankind at its worst, now, in a lush royal country, Sandilands will see it at its such a lot dangerously complex....
In northern India, Ranipur is well known for its trove of beneficial gemstones, its beautiful palace, and its medieval mores in issues related to women and men. yet Ranipur’s prince is death, and Joe has been despatched to be Her Majesty’s witness to a charged conflict of succession. With heirs lifeless and one other operating for his lifestyles, Joe suspects assassin is hiding one of the palace’s viewers and citizens, from English opportunists to scorned better halves and a deadly seductress. Now, as a gilded, distant bastion teeters near to chaos and a man-eating tiger prowls the close by nation-state, Joe needs to flip hunter–of a human, an animal, and the starvation that drives them both....
By Hugh Pentecost
A prank outdoors the Beaumont lodge is going haywire, and an murderer kills the inaccurate man
Political fundraisers might be cynical and coarse while they're between their very own style, and Pierre Chambrun, supervisor of the stylish Beaumont lodge, prefers to not allow them to via his doorways. but if his pal Douglas Maxwell, a hard-nosed senatorial candidate, asks to host a thousand-dollar-a-plate dinner within the Beaumont's recognized ballroom, Chambrun can't refuse. The fundraiser has simply all started while undesirable style rears its gruesome head, and Maxwell steps out of his limousine smiling, waving, and donning no pants. the gang roars with laughter until eventually the pantsless guy falls to his knees, shot dead.
below part an hour later, Maxwell appears to be like in Chambrun's workplace, a great deal alive. The lifeless guy used to be his cousin, a lookalike who got here to big apple to play a prank, and stuck a bullet in go back. Chambrun needs to locate the gunman to avoid wasting his buddy and spare the Beaumont a moment killing—because homicide is the final word fake pas.
By Agatha Christie
The Queen of poser has come to Harper Collins! Agatha Christie, the stated mistress of suspense—creator of indomitable sleuth omit Marple, meticulous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, and such a lot of different unforgettable characters—brings her complete oeuvre of inventive whodunits, locked room mysteries, and puzzling puzzles to Harper Paperbacks. In her vintage The giant Four, the nice Poirot is stuck up in a dangerous online game of foreign intrigue as he races to discover the unusual secret of “Number Four.”
Ett postrån på försommaren i Stockholm följs innan året är slut av televisionå mord. Att det finns ett samband mellan händelserna framkommer vartefter. males när polisens utredare until slut kommer gärningsmannen på spåren börjar det kärva. Vissa prominenta personer har intresse av att hemlighålla spaningen. Kriminalinspektörerna Jarnebring och Johansson får anledning att konstatera att de verkligt stora bovarna ofta går fria, och det gör dem ursinniga.
Grisfesten är den första romanen om Lars Johansson och hans kollegor. Denna numera klassiska polisroman utkom första gången 1978, sålde i stora upplagor och filmatiserades som Mannen från Mallorca.
By Joanne Fluke
Bakery proprietor Hannah Swensen simply cannot maintain her fingers out of the batter whilst homicide stirs issues up in Lake Eden, Minnesota, leaving the sheriff lifeless, a deputy accused, and a killer at the free. . .
For Hannah, lifestyles appears to be like missing a definite style in recent years. possibly it is the neighborhood sheriff's election that is received her down. For years, Sheriff Grant's been the iron hand on the town. yet now, Hannah's brother-in-law invoice is giving the previous blowhard the struggle of his lengthy, doubtful career--and Grant's no longer taking it good, specifically as soon as the polls convey invoice pulling forward.
But ahead of an individual can flavor victory, issues pass bitter. whereas Hannah's emptying the trash, she makes a really unappetizing discovery: Sheriff Grant's physique within the Dumpster in the back of the highschool the place she's educating her cooking type. And as though that were not undesirable adequate, the bad guy nonetheless has fudge frosting on his blouse from considered one of her cupcakes.
The quantity one--and only--suspect is invoice, yet Hannah's no longer swallowing it. many people had cause to hate Sheriff furnish. quickly, Hannah's dishing up scandalous secrets and techniques, steaming sizzling betrayals, and sufficient intrigue to maintain the gossip mill on the Cookie Jar dealing with numerous pots of decaf. And the nearer Hannah will get to the reality, the nearer she will get to smoking out a assassin with a truly nasty recipe for silencing humans. . .
Includes Ten unique Dessert Recipes so that you can test!
"For enthusiasts of culinary mysteries."--"Library magazine"
"Fudge Cupcake homicide shouldn't be learn on an empty belly simply because there are mouth-watering recipes and outlines of muffins in nearly each chapter." --"The Midwest e-book overview"
By Carolyn Keene
Nancy Drew and her buddies aid locate and decipher coded capsules that bring about a gold treasure and a forgotten urban in Nevada.
By Donald J. Sobol
Leroy Brown, aka Encyclopedia Brown, is Idaville neighborhood’s ten-year-old famous person detective. With an uncanny knack for minutiae, he solves mysteries for the local teenagers via his personal detective corporation. yet his dad additionally occurs to be the manager of the Idaville police division, and each evening round the dinner desk, Encyclopedia is helping him clear up his so much baffling crimes. And with ten confounding mysteries in every one booklet, not just does Encyclopedia have an opportunity to unravel them, however the reader is given all of the clues in addition. Interactive and chock filled with fascinating bits of information—it’s vintage Encyclopedia Brown!
“I enjoyed Encyclopedia Brown as a kid.”—Junot Diaz, Pulitzer Prize-winning writer of The short Wondrous lifetime of Oscar Wao
By Lee Goldberg
With his task safe and his wife's homicide ultimately solved, Adrian Monk is feeling strangely...satisfied. He'd like his agoraphobic brother Ambrose to consider an analogous manner, so Monk places a mystery factor in Ambrose's birthday cake: sound asleep drugs. whilst Ambrose wakes up, he is in a motor domestic at the open highway with Monk decided to teach him the surface world.
But Ambrose is not the just one suffering to allow cross. As little crimes pop up alongside the street, Monk cannot face up to becoming concerned. Now it is as much as Monk to forestall a assassin from turning their highway journey right into a road to hell.
By Agatha Christie, Sophie Hannah
The bestselling novelist of all time.
The world's most famed detective.
The literary occasion of the year—an all-new secret featuring
Agatha Christie's mythical hero Hercule Poirot.
Since the booklet of her first novel in 1920, greater than billion copies of Agatha Christie's books were bought world wide. Now, for the 1st time ever, the guardians of her legacy have licensed a new novel that includes Dame Agatha's so much loved construction, Hercule Poirot.
'I'm a lifeless girl, or I can be soon...'
Hercule Poirot's quiet supper in a London coffeehouse is interrupted while a tender lady confides to him that she is ready to be murdered. She is terrified – yet begs Poirot to not locate and punish her killer. as soon as she is lifeless, she insists, justice may have been done.
Later that evening, Poirot learns that 3 visitors at a trendy London lodge were murdered, and a cufflink has been positioned in every one one's mouth. may possibly there be a reference to the worried girl? whereas Poirot struggles to place jointly the unusual items of the puzzle, the assassin prepares one other lodge bed room for a fourth victim...