Download E-books Prince of Darkness (Justin de Quincey, Book 4) (UK Edition) PDF

By Sharon Penman

Advert 1193. England lies uneasy, a land and not using a king. Richard the Lionheart languishes in an Austrian dungeon, his brother John hungers for the crown. within the Lionheart's stead, Eleanor of Aquitaine principles. mom to either Richard and John, Eleanor isn't any stranger to the sport of thrones. She is decided to avoid the outbreak of civil struggle, yet at courtroom treachery is endemic and there are few males she will be able to trust.

Justin de Quincy is among the few. Sharp-witted and bastard-born he's the Queen's such a lot depended on agent, a foil to John's machinations. yet now John himself has requested for de Quincy's aid.

De Quincy mistrusts John's sly charms, yet with the welfare of Queen and state at stake he'll need to turn out his mettle - or locate an early grave - as he searches for the darkish middle of a conspiracy that threatens the process heritage.

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Download E-books Sherlock Holmes Illustrated and Complete PDF

By Arthur Conan Doyle

Here's Sherlock Holmes as he’s by no means been noticeable ahead of: all 4 novels and fifty-six tales with an creation and notes by means of Dr. Mary Eichbauer of Stanford University’s getting to know Sherlock Holmes venture. This book contains over 900 illustrations, 2 hundred in complete color—it may by no means were released in print. listed here are the gloomy, deeply relocating unique illustrations through Sidney Paget, the darker, extra glossy drawings of Frederic Dorr Steele, and the occasional artwork by way of different modern illustrators. the following, too, are the unique journal covers from The Strand in London and Colliers in the US, in addition to e-book covers from world wide, modern work, birdseye maps of London on the time, or even a map of the Underground. See Sherlock in all his disguises. examine for your self the dancing males, the ground plan of 221B Baker highway, a map of the Baskerville moors, a postcard from the Hôtel du Sauvage at Reichenbach Falls, a drawing of the Bruce-Partington submarine, Holmes’ diagram of the crime scene on the Priory university, the placement of the professor’s learn within the experience of the Golden Pince-Nez, and the photo of Irene Adler that Sherlock asked as his purely price for saving the King’s marriage. keep on with Holmes and Watson down the boulevards and again alleys of Victorian London, see what they observed, and wonder back at adventures of the best detective who ever lived.

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Download E-books Lemon Larceny (Donut Mystery, Book 15) PDF

By Jessica Beck

While her Aunt Jean dies without notice, Suzanne and her mom examine what before everything appears like an twist of fate, yet speedy proves to be homicide. They by no means anticipated to get aid from the lately deceased past the grave, although. the women quickly research that Jean suspected she was once a objective in someone’s points of interest, so she has left them clues and tricks at the back of approximately who may need desired to see her useless!

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Download E-books The Nitrogen Murder PDF

By Camille Minichino

A Periodic desk Mystery

Retired physicist Gloria Lamerino is again in her previous stomping grounds, Berkeley, California, to wait the marriage of her ally. however the pleasure is short-lived whilst the capturing dying of an emergency clinical technician is hooked up to the woman's fiance, Philip Chambers.

The lacking hyperlink is a duffel bag picked up by means of the EMT as she arrived within the emergency room along with her fatally wounded sufferer: a scientist constructing hugely categorised learn on nitrogen. The useless scientist was once Philip Chambers's colleague. Now, the bag -- and its contents -- are lacking. And so is Chambers.

conscious of the dire outcomes of guns grade nitrogen falling into the inaccurate arms, Gloria fears the worst as she attempts to piece jointly a conspiracy that threatens nationwide safeguard, her top friend's happiness and her personal skill to stick alive.

this is often #7 in A Gloria Lamerino secret.

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Download E-books Play to the End PDF

By Robert Goddard

As soon as Toby Flood performed a Bond-like hero in a Hollywood movie. Now he’s serving a sentence in a crippled touring creation of a newly unearthed Joe Orton play—a play that would have kept Toby’s profession if in basic terms anyone loved looking at it. Painfully, the show’s swan tune is coming in Brighton, the place Toby’s spouse occurs to be residing fortunately with one other guy in anticipation of a divorce decree. Then, virtually as though he have been scripted, a stranger enters the scene....

A stalker is horrifying Toby’s spouse, Jenny, who believes the guy is perhaps one in all her estranged husband’s enthusiasts. whilst Jenny asks Toby to confront the guy, Toby leaps on the likelihood. quickly, he’s moonlighting from the degree lighting fixtures and heroically pursuing... anything. in reality, the extra Toby unearths out approximately Jenny’s stalker, the extra questions he has a couple of twisting story of unexplained deaths, interlocking lives, and the violent, grasping adventures of none except Jenny’s prosperous fiancé—a guy who may make the correct villain, if basically the hero lives lengthy sufficient to turn out it....

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Download E-books A Play of Piety (A Joliffe Mystery) PDF

By Margaret Frazer

Ripped from the pages of the award-winning author's Dame Frevisse novels...


whereas his troupe chief recovers from grievous damage, Joliffe is compelled to discover paintings within the treacherous international of a medieval clinic. Plagued virtually to melancholy by way of the never-ending proceedings and imaginary illnesses of the aged widow Mistress Cisily Thorncoffyn, the erstwhile secret agent and theatrical participant is sort of relieved to find that sufferers are death from greater than their health problems. deal with the ailing and aged in either physique and soul is a sacred and holy responsibility, yet Death's merciless scythe can consistently use a aiding hand...

Now, with Mistress Thorncoffyn loudly proclaiming that somebody is making an attempt to kill her and swearing her wrath on somebody who permits it to occur, Joliffe has no selection yet to discover the sickening anger which has claimed such a lot of lives prior to extra of the blameless in poor health are stricken with a last rest.


"Everything i would was hoping to discover: memorable characters, a meticulously designated international, an exciting crime, and a pleasing conclusion." - Roundtable Reviews

"Will entertain and confound you with its intricately plotted secret and richly unique writing... Ms. Frazer is aware the 15th century and it shows..." - Romance Readers Connection

"Deftly drawn characters performing in a level of elaborate and exact info of medieval life." - Affaire de Couer

Carefully and faithfully rendered, 15th-century England and France and the entire political problems come simply to life... Medieval secret enthusiasts will once more benefit from the shrewdpermanent participant Joliffe and his adventures. - The secret Reader


"Prepare to be enchanted as Margaret Frazer transports you again to the fifteenth century." - Romantic Times

"More than simply an exceptional learn. The reader comes away sadder and wiser, understanding that what tehy've learn is that stuff of actual lifestyles. Brava!" - Historical Novels Review

"A tender and soaking up saga of conspiracy and treachery in 15th-century England... A tantalizing mystery seems to have wonderful political implications." - Publishers Weekly

"Finely plotted and subtly shaded. Frazer has the special substance that brings an period to existence, whereas her characters' mental make-up is as cunningly wrought because the old background." - Publishers Weekly

"Margaret Frazer has quietly claimed her position as one of many preeminent writers of ancient crime fiction, supplying the complete package deal - an outstanding secret, remarkable characters, and a desirable interval of historical past. Her novels are a dream to read." - Aunt Agatha's Newsletter

Herodotus Award Winner.
Twice nominated for the Edgar Award
Twice nominated for the Minnesota booklet Award
A Romantic occasions most sensible Pick.

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Download E-books The Hanging Girl: A Department Q Novel PDF

By Jussi Adler-Olsen

New York instances and across the world bestselling writer Jussi Adler-Olsen returns with the 6th e-book in his exhilarating division Q sequence, that includes Detective Carl Mørck and his enigmatic assistants, Assad and Rose.
In the center of his ordinary hard-won morning nap within the basement of police headquarters, Carl Mørck, head of division Q, gets a choice from a colleague engaged on the Danish island of Bornholm. Carl is dismissive whilst he realizes new case is being foisted on him, yet a couple of hours later, he gets a few surprising information that leaves his headstrong assistant Rose extra livid than ordinary. Carl has no selection yet to guide division Q into the tragic chilly case of a vivacious seventeen-year-old lady who vanished from university, in simple terms to be discovered lifeless putting excessive up in a tree. The research will take them from the distant island of Bornholm to an odd solar worshipping cult, the place Carl, Assad, Rose, and newcomer Gordon try to cease a string of latest murders and a talented manipulator who refuses to enable anything—or anyone—get within the method.

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Download E-books Service of All the Dead PDF

By Colin Dexter

"[MORSE IS] the main PRICKLY, immodest, AND surely really good DETECTIVE considering that HERCULE POIROT."
--The long island occasions booklet Review
This time Inspector Morse brings the imposition on himself. He might have been touring in Greece rather than investigating a homicide that the police have lengthy due to the fact that written off. yet he reveals the crime--the brutal killing of a suburban churchwarden--fascinating. in truth, he uncovers no longer one homicide yet , for the deadly fall of St. Frideswides vicar from the church tower Morse reckons to be homicide in addition. And as he digs into the lives and unsanctified lusts of the past due vicar's erring flock, the checklist of the useless grows longer. no longer even the oddly beautiful lady he unearths scrubbing the church ground can compensate Morse for the difficulty he is permit himself in for. So he has one other pint, follows his hunches, and units out to untangle the lethal enterprise of murder. . . .
--Evening ordinary (London)
--Observer (London)

From the Paperback edition.

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Download E-books Orchid Beach (Holly Barker) PDF

By Stuart Woods

New York Times bestselling writer Stuart Woods promises a riveting mystery that introduces a thrilling addition to the pantheon of fictional sleuths.

Forced into early retirement at thirty-seven, clever, appealing, and fiercely autonomous significant Holly Barker trades in her bars as an army cop for the badge of deputy leader of police in Orchid seashore, Florida. yet lower than the sunny floor of this sleepy, well-to-do island city lies an evil that escalates into the cold-blooded homicide of 1 of Holly's new colleagues.

An outsider, Holly has little to move on for solutions and not anyone to assist her—except Daisy, a Doberman of outstanding intelligence and loyalty that turns into her spouse and protector. The nearer Holly will get to the reality, the extra she is aware that it will take one clever puppy with guts to smell out this killer—before he can seize her first.

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Download E-books Trapped in Pharaoh's Tomb (Daring Adventures Book 2) PDF

The second one booklet within the fascinating bold Adventures series!

Because in their fluency in a international language, the 3 youngsters locate themselves translating for an Egyptian pupil who's examining the hieroglyphics in a lately stumbled on historical tomb of a Pharaoh that surely comprises treasures nearly past calculation! regrettably, Hoffmann and his gang have them, and plan to thieve the necessary jewels, gold and artifacts so one can finance their espionage actions within the Western countries. Mark, Penny and David locate themselves separated of their flight to elude Hoffmann's gang, all of the whereas suffering to flee the lethal tomb — prior to it turns into their very own!

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