Category: Murder

By Magdeleine Marx

ISBN-10: 0559662408

ISBN-13: 9780559662409

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By Richard Andrew Barrs

ISBN-10: 1439219680

ISBN-13: 9781439219683

It's the yr 221 B.C. and there's a tenuous peace among the 2 rival states of Carthage and Rome, yet vengeance, no longer peace is at the brain of Herotyrus -- certainly one of Carthages' noble electorate. while his plans of revenge fail, Herotyrus is compelled from the streets of Carthage to Hannibal's military in Iberia, the place he's consigned to the useless, so he can turn into Hannibal's own undercover agent. yet as a Carthaginian on Roman soil, Hero's loyalties are demonstrated as he discovers slavery, treachery and love -- slavery that brings him to the edge of loss of life, treachery that spans the Mediterranean Sea and love that transcends the dislike of 2 warring international locations. With traitors looking him in the ranks of these he may still belief, Hero fights to outlive, going from undercover agent to murderer in an try to finish the corruption threatening Hannibal's crusade and his personal lifestyles.

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By Jack Du Brul, J. Charles

Employed to guide the excavation of caverns deep underneath region fifty one, Philip Mercer unearths himself drilling directly into the epicenter of an age-old conspiracy. A reclusive order of Himalayan priests, via unique wisdom of the earth’s tectonic stream, has anticipated the tip of the realm - and is decided to determine the prediction spread consequently. Now, with icebergs floating in the course of the South Pacific and a thermonuclear bomb set to smash an island paradise, the level is decided for Armageddon - and it truly is as much as Philip Mercer and the attractive, mysterious Tisa Nguyan to avoid a cataclysm past mind's eye.

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By Deborah Crombie

ISBN-10: 0062271628

ISBN-13: 9780062271624

Within the culture of Elizabeth George, Louise Penny, and P. D. James, big apple occasions bestselling writer Deborah Crombie provides a robust story of intrigue, betrayal, and lies that may plunge married London detectives Duncan Kincaid and Gemma James into the unspeakable darkness that lies on the center of murder.

Recently transferred to the London borough of Camden from Scotland backyard headquarters, detective superintendent Duncan Kincaid and his new homicide research group are known as to a perilous bombing at ancient St. Pancras overseas Station. by way of lucky twist of fate, detective sergeant Melody Talbot, Gemma's depended on colleague, witnesses the explosion. The sufferer used to be enjoying an geared up protest, but the opposite workforce individuals swear the younger guy in basic terms intended to trigger a smoke bomb. As Kincaid starts off to assemble the evidence, he unearths that each piece of the puzzle yields an unforeseen development, together with the disappearance of a mysterious bystander.

The bombing isn't the one secret troubling Kincaid. He's nonetheless wondering the explanations at the back of his move, and whilst his former boss maintains to prevent him, these suspicions deepen. With the aid of his former sergeant, Doug Cullen, Melody Talbot, and Gemma, Kincaid starts off to untangle the reality. yet what he discovers will go away him wondering his trust within the activity that has formed his lifestyles and his values—and remind him simply how susceptible his useful kinfolk is.

About the Author-
Deborah Crombie is a local Texan who has lived in either England and Scotland. She lives in McKinney, Texas, sharing a home that's a couple of hundred years outdated along with her husband, cats, and German shepherds.

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By Leslie Tentler

ISBN-10: 1459208889

ISBN-13: 9781459208889

"I relied on you, Caity"

The nonetheless of the evening is once more shattered via Caitlyn Cahill's routine nightmare—her brother status prior to her, gripping a butcher knife, his eyes black with hatred. years in the past, the previous Washington, D.C., socialite defied her robust senator father and risked the break of her kin via supporting the FBI hyperlink her bothered brother to a string of bad murders. "The Capital Killer" was once despatched to criminal for life…and Caitlyn's complete global fell apart.

Now, FBI agent Reid Novak is compelled to rend the peace Caitlyn has came across on a rural Virginia horse farm. A copycat killer is at the free and slowly toying with Caitlyn—his final target—in a terrorizing cat–and–mouse video game. nearly destroyed years in the past through Caitlyn's relatives, let alone the Capital Killer's haunting ultimate homicide, Reid vows to avoid wasting the girl he is by no means forgotten or die trying.

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By Alyssa Brugman

ISBN-10: 1741662206

ISBN-13: 9781741662207

Brenda Edel's champion stallion has disappeared. was once he stolen, or is all of it an twist of fate? Shelby resolves to determine. in the meantime, a traveling trick driving troupe have organize at the different part of the Gully. Shelby's trusty pony, Blue, together with his festive coloring and good laid-back type, makes an ideal trick using mount, and Shelby improves quick. may still she subscribe to the troupe and go away her outdated associates from the stables and Pony membership in the back of?

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By Paul French

Winner of the either the Edgar Award for top truth Crime and the CWA Non-Fiction Dagger   Chronicling a huge unsolved homicide, Midnight in Peking captures the aftermath of the brutal killing of a British schoolgirl in January 1937. The mutilated physique of Pamela Werner used to be came upon on the base of the Fox Tower, which, in keeping with neighborhood superstition, is domestic to the maliciously seductive fox spirits. As British detective Dennis and chinese language detective Han examine, the secret purely deepens and, in a urban at the verge of invasion, rumor and superstition run rampant. in accordance with seven years of analysis via historian and China specialist Paul French, this true-crime mystery provides readers with a unprecedented and exact portrait of the final days of colonial Peking.

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By Annie Cossins

ISBN-10: 1743314019

ISBN-13: 9781743314012

The most typical homicide sufferer in nineteenth century Australia used to be a child, and the commonest culprit was once a woman—a interesting tale of the main notorious felony trial in Australia

In October 1892, a one-month-old child boy was once came across buried within the yard of Sarah and John Makin, wretchedly bad child farmers in internal Sydney. within the weeks that undefined, 12 extra infants have been came upon buried within the backyards of different homes within which the Makins had lived. This led to the main notorious trial in Australian felony background, and uncovered a surprising underworld of determined moms, drugged and ravenous infants, and a black industry within the sale and homicide of youngsters. Annie Cossins items jointly a dramatic and tragic story with higher than existence characters: theatrical Sarah Makin; her smooth-talking husband, John; her disloyal daughter, Clarice; diligent Constable James Joyce, with curious family preparations of his personal; and a community of child farmers stretching around the urban. It's a glimpse right into a society that most popular to show a blind eye to the destiny of its such a lot susceptible contributors, just a century in the past.

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By David Rosenfelt

ISBN-10: 0446554847

ISBN-13: 9780446554848

After Laurie Collins left him and headed west, New Jersey protection legal professional Andy chippie did not count on to ever see her back. So he is stunned while his ex-girlfriend appears to be like on TV--and then calls him pleading for his support. coeds in Wisconsin were chanced on brutally stabbed to dying. because the town's performing police leader, Laurie needed to arrest a tender collage scholar with a carful of bloodstains who argued with one of many sufferers previous to her loss of life. but Laurie strongly believes that the suspect, Jeremy Davidson, is innocent.

Trading the refineries and factories of Paterson for the frozen pastures of Findlay, Wisconsin, Andy quickly unearths himself in a small city dealing with a big-time double murder case. He appears into Jeremy's romance with one of many victims--and the prospective involvement of a extraordinary non secular cult--one which may sanction the main unholy, and cruel, of acts.

While Andy attempts to avoid wasting Jeremy, make feel of his love existence, and discover a first rate pizza for his cherished puppy, Tara, the secrets and techniques of an ultra-religious group start to rain down on him like bricks from a cracked fort. yet as Edgar®-nominated Rosenfelt proves to us once more, the trail to in fact plagued by lies and misdirection. And earlier than it is all over, the unforeseen is the one factor Andy can count number on.

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