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Download Death of a Stranger (William Monk, Book 13) by Anne Perry PDF

By Anne Perry

The tragic demise of a railway wealthy person in a sleazy brothel has stunned excessive society. in the meantime, deepest investigator William Monk acquires a mysterious new shopper who asks him to envision past the shadow of a doubt even if her fiancé, a railway-firm government, has turn into enmeshed in fraudulent practices. And so Monk embarks upon a trip that might revive thoughts stripped from his attention by means of amnesia—as a previous virtually very unlikely to endure returns, eerily paralleling a clean tragedy that has already started its inexorable unfolding.

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Download Wheels by Arthur Hailey PDF

By Arthur Hailey

Grasp storyteller Arthur Hailey's number 1 long island occasions bestseller is a turbocharged mystery approximately America's car undefined, from the ground up Ford. Chrysler. normal vehicles. They have been the massive 3, accused by means of critics of greed, monopoly, and abusing the general public belief. within the shadows of those towering giants is American cars, blazing its personal route to greatness. Adam Trenton, the fiercely bold government answerable for venture improvement, desires to take the corporate into the long run with the recent, state-of-the-art automobile he's constructing, yet his single-minded commitment has his ignored spouse looking harmful thrills, making Adam liable to a becoming net of deceit, blackmail, and arranged crime.From Detroit's internal urban to its prosperous suburbs, from the administrative suites and mystery layout studios to the meeting line jungle and the utmost protection trying out grounds, Wheels is a breakneck experience packed with human drama via one in all America's most complicated and aggressive industries.

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Download Tough as Nails: The Complete Cases of Donahue from the Pages by Frederick Nebel PDF

By Frederick Nebel

Featuring difficult Dick Donahue, the inter-state detective business enterprise operative who changed the Continental Op after Dashiell Hammett stopped writing for Black masks journal. accrued for the 1st time in one quantity is each one of the fifteen Donahue tales: "Rough Justice" (November, 1930), "The Red-Hots" (December, 1930), "Gun Thunder" (January, 1931), "Get A Load of This" (February, 1931), "Spare the Rod" (August, 1931), "Pearls Are Tears" (September, 1931), "Death's now not Enough" (October, 1931), "Shake-Up" (August, 1932), "He might Take It" (September, 1932), "The pink Web" (October, 1932), "Red Pavement" (December, 1932), "Save Your Tears" (June, 1933), "Song and Dance" (July, 1933), "Champions additionally Die" (August, 1933), and "Ghost of a Chance" (March, 1935).

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Download V is for Vengeance (Kinsey Millhone, Book 22) by Sue Grafton PDF

By Sue Grafton

A spiderweb of risky relationships lies on the middle of V is for Vengeance, Sue Grafton's bold new Kinsey Millhone novel.

A lady with a murky previous who kills herself-or used to be it homicide? A spoiled child awash in playing debt who thinks he can beat the method. a beautiful girl whose existence is ready to splinter right into a thousand fragments. a certified shoplifting ring operating for the Mob, racking up thousands from stolen items. A wandering husband, wealthy and ruthless. a filthy cop so entrenched at the strength he's resistant to publicity. A sinister gangster, conscienceless and brutal. A lonely widower mourning the dying of his lover, determined for solutions, that could be worse than the soreness of his loss. a personal detective, Kinsey Millhone, whose thirty-eighth-birthday present is a punch within the face that leaves her with black eyes and a busted nose.

And a chic and robust businessman whose dealings are certainly open air the legislation: the magus on the middle of the web.

V: sufferer. Violence. Vengeance.

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Download "Shouldn't You Be in School?" (All the Wrong Questions, Book by Lemony Snicket PDF

By Lemony Snicket

Is Lemony Snicket a detective or a smoke detector?

Do you scent smoke? younger apprentice Lemony Snicket is investigating a case of arson yet quickly reveals himself enveloped within the ever-increasing secret that haunts town of Stain'd-by-the-Sea. who's environment the fires? What secrets and techniques are hidden within the division of schooling? Why are such a lot of schoolchildren at risk? Is all of it the paintings of the infamous villain Hangfire? How might you even ask that? what sort of schooling have you ever had?

Maybe you could be at school?

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Download Amnesia (Peter Zak, Book 1) by G. H. Ephron PDF

By G. H. Ephron

If the single witness to a homicide has amnesia, how do you trap the killer?

Instead of matching fingerprints or DNA, forensic psychologist Dr. Peter Zak solves circumstances by means of learning mental clues and phenomena. Peter, whose distinctiveness is the mind and behaviour, consults for the Boston public defenders workplace, studying the idea techniques and personalities of witnesses and defendants.

Sylvia Jackson used to be shot within the head and left for useless, her boyfriend murdered. Waking from a coma after six weeks, she recalls nothing-until 3 months later, whilst she starts off to remember info of the crime and the killer. ultimately, Syl accuses her ex-husband, remembering what sounds like incontrovertible facts of his guilt. yet Stuart Jackson turns out destroyed through his ex's ordeal; may well he fairly be in charge of this vicious crime?

Peter hand over consulting on trials a 12 months in the past while his spouse was once brutally murdered through a killer angered via Peter's advice of an madness safety. but if his outdated colleagues demand support with this strange case, he's hooked. It's Peter's activity to figure out how trustworthy Syl's reminiscence fairly is, and to exploit these thoughts to discover the truth.

Amnesia is sure to be the beginning of an exciting and unique crime series.

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Download The Unexpected Inheritance of Inspector Chopra (A Baby by Vaseem Khan PDF

By Vaseem Khan

Mumbai, homicide and a toddler elephant mix in an enthralling, cheerful secret for enthusiasts of Alexander McCall Smith and Rachel Joyce.

On the day he retires, Inspector Ashwin Chopra discovers that he has inherited an elephant: an not going reward which can now not be extra inconvenient. For Chopra has one final case to solve...
But as his homicide research leads him throughout Mumbai - from its richest mansions to its murky underworld - he quick discovers child elephant can be precisely what a decent guy wishes.
So starts the beginning of a fairly unforeseen partnership, and an totally pleasant new sequence.

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Download The Deadliest Dare (The Hardy Boys Casefiles, Book 30) by Franklin W. Dixon PDF

By Franklin W. Dixon

Risky pranks constantly backfire.

When Bayport is hit through a rash of vicious pranks, Frank and Joe examine. They aren't convinced the methods are supposed to be humorous, in particular the mysterious mobile tip that leads them to a spooky mansion that occurs to be on fire.

After dousing the blaze, the brother detectives discover a important clue. the path leads them to a weird and wonderful membership devoted to possibility. however the pranks should be just a hide for an ultraserious online game plan. quickly the younger sleuths locate themselves enjoying directly males for a perilous sensible shaggy dog story -- the place the punch line is homicide.

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Download The Last Witness by Joel Goldman PDF

By Joel Goldman

A Lou Mason Thriller

Lou Mason is again and this time it's own whilst his surrogate father, murder Detective Harry Ryman, arrests his ally, Wilson "Blues" Bluestone, Jr., for homicide.

Mason reveals secrets and techniques an individual will do something to maintain as he closes in on a determined killer, atmosphere himself up because the subsequent goal.

"Fast, livid and carefully relaxing, The final Witness is vintage and fashionable noir for our time, jam-packed with nice characters and sharp, fashionable writing. "
— Jeffery Deaver, writer of The Vanished guy and The Stone Monkey

"The final Witness is an quaint, '40s, tricky man detective tale set nowa days. There's loads of motion, a great deal of suspects, and lots of snappy discussion. It's a enjoyable learn from starting to end."
— Phillip Margolin, writer of The affiliate and Wild Justice

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