Download Flood, The: A mystery set in Florence, Italy by David Hewson PDF

By David Hewson

A unbelievable Italian secret, wealthy in intrigue and darkish secrets and techniques, from an the world over bestselling crime author on the peak of his powers.

Florence, 1986. A likely inexplicable assault on a church fresco of Adam and Eve brings jointly an not likely couple: Julia Wellbeloved, an English paintings scholar, and Pino Fratelli, a semi-retired detective who longs to be again within the box. Their research leads them to the key society that underpins town: an elite underworld of extra, violence and desire.

Seeped within the tradition of Tuscany’s such a lot mysterious urban, The Flood takes the reader on a blinding trip into the darkness in Florence’s previous: the evening of the nice flood in 1966 …

Readers of Donna Leon and Michael Dibdin or Italian authors Andrea Camilleri and Carlo Lucarelli will locate this gripping" Library Journal

Show description

Continue reading →

Download Bigfork Beauty and the Beast: Crime Stories Based on True by D. L. Griffin PDF

By D. L. Griffin

A shadow creeps up the steps. A rifle sounds within the evening. A love affair is going flawed. A flaming vehicle is abandoned.

Sheriff Alex Clause reveals himself confronted with those instances and extra during this four-part homicide secret sequence via Montana writer, D.L. Griffin.

Alex is the sheriff of Lake County in Polson, Montana. with his Undersheriff Wes Sherwood and a aid from Alex’s connections around the West Coast, Alex works to revive order to the rolling hills and winding rivers of where he calls domestic. Set opposed to a pastoral backdrop of rural Montana with its luscious, snow-covered mountain, D.L. Griffin attracts readers into the fascinating international of homicide within the hills of Montana.

Show description

Continue reading →

Download Foxed (Detective Lane Mystery) by Garry Ryan PDF

By Garry Ryan

"

After a protracted sequence and private upheavals, Detective Lane starts off his most recent event chuffed, at peace, and having fun with existence together with his companion Arthur, their little ones Christine and Matt, and his capable new associate, RCMP officer Keely Saliba.

But whilst the physique of a tender boy is unearthed ten years after he was once suggested lacking, Lane’s research into the crime places him in clash with a strong and charismatic Calgary genuine property developer and restaurateur—a crafty sociopath whose wish to suppress any danger to his empire will endanger the security of Lane’s personal family.

The 6th publication in Garry Ryan’s award-winning and Calgary Herald bestselling sequence of Detective Lane mysteries pits Lane opposed to his most deadly antagonist yet.

"

Show description

Continue reading →

Download Meurtre pour de bonnes raisons: Prix Littré 2010 (French by Olivier Kourilsky PDF

By Olivier Kourilsky

Deux intrigues en une pour un polar most unlikely à lâcher

Agnès Bourdin cache une blessure profonde. Elle n'a jamais connu son père, mort pendant los angeles guerre d'Algérie.
Dans le carrier de chirurgie très réputé où elle vient de décrocher un poste, une série d’évènements bizarres hassle le quotidien de l’hôpital. Tandis que chacun suspecte tous les autres, Agnès se penche sur le goé de son père. Quel homme était-il en réalité ? Que s’est-il goé en Algérie ?

D’autres événements secouent le quartier. Un tueur en série, plusieurs peut-être, rôde près de Barbès. Le commissaire Maupas mène les deux enquêtes de entrance, avec l’aide discrète de son collègue Machefer.

Dans cette intrigue palpitante et humaniste, on retrouve avec plaisir plusieurs protagonistes des deux premiers romans d’Olivier Kourilsky, Meurtre à l. a. morgue et Meurtre avec prémédication, également disponibles en numérique.

À PROPOS DE L’AUTEUR

Olivier Kourilsky, alias le Docteur okay, écrit des romans policiers depuis un peu plus de dix ans. Il s’est rapidement imposé comme une megastar dans le style du mystery et fait de fréquentes apparitions dans les médias, soit en tant que maître du polar, soit en sa qualité de médecin néphrologue.
Il est également membre de l. a. Société des gens de lettres et de l. a. Société des auteurs de Normandie.

EXTRAIT

- Debout là-dedans ! On y va !
Les forms se lèvent mécaniquement. Ils avalent leur café en silence et montent dans les camions. Bientôt, ils roulent dans los angeles nuit. L’air est encore frais. Ils tiennent leur fusil entre les genoux.
L’opération a été annoncée los angeles veille. Il faut rechercher des armes dans un village voisin. Et, si attainable, retrouver l. a. hint des fellouzes qui ont attaqué une jeep de reconnaissance hier matin. L’assaut a dû être très brutal. Les trois occupants n’ont manifestement pas european le temps de réagir. Ils ont été criblés de balles, leur armement volé, le véhicule incendié. Nous les connaissions tous bien. L’un d’entre eux était à un mois de l. a. quille… Et le jour précédent, c’est un de nos informateurs, un garçon de dix-neuf ans, qui a été retrouvé égorgé non loin d’ici, le sexe sectionné enfoncé dans los angeles bouche. Le fameux sourire kabyle et l’humiliante castration. Un avertissement. Cette imaginative and prescient d’horreur ne me quitte plus.

CE QU'EN PENSE los angeles CRITIQUE

Séduite par ce livre et par l'élégance de los angeles plume du Dr ok, je n'en ai fait qu'une bouchée … voilà de « bonnes raisons » de le lire ! Carine Boulay, Babelio

Show description

Continue reading →

Download Three Blind Mice by Dan Shanahan PDF

By Dan Shanahan

while a chain of unusual and lewd messages are left at the voicemails of non-public apartments in Salinas, California, the neighborhood County Sheriff assigned to enquire unearths himself associated up with an agent for the fatherland safety Authority as the messages – that have in some way controlled to replicate the voices of friends of the individuals receiving them – mirror a expertise that doesn’t but exist.
The incidents shift unexpectedly, and boost, changing into sexual attacks it appears occurring with using holograms despatched over phone traces. while the culprit is inadvertently uncovered and killed in a stunning hearth, the episodes cease in brief. yet then comparable incidents – within the kingdom Capitol construction in Sacramento, and scattered round the Santa Cruz zone – start to holiday out.

Show description

Continue reading →

Download The Scientology Murders: A Dead Detective Novel (Dead by William Heffernan PDF

By William Heffernan

"Many readers will benefit from the peek contained in the organization's hierarchy. additionally relaxing is the lively romance among Doyle and Vicky Stanopolis, his companion in additional methods than one. And the shock finishing is a wowser."
Mystery Scene Magazine

"This is Heffernan's moment novel concerning the 'Dead Detective,' Harry Doyle, a Pinellas County murder detective, who during this publication investigates a sequence of murders that lead again to the intensely secretive Church of Scientology."
Tampa Bay Times

"The lifeless Detective pursues miscreants connected to the Church of Scientology from their Florida headquarters to the Yukon country. . .Highly entertaining."
Kirkus Reviews

"Action strikes from Florida's Gulf Coast to the wilds of Alaska, the place a so much fulfilling end happens. Heffernan pulls no punches in taking over Scientology (and, in short, Tom Cruise) during this long-awaited go back of Harry Doyle. Hard-boiled motion with a layer of controversy."
Booklist

"The reliable guys—Doyle; his detective associate, Vicky Stanopolis; and Clearwater police sergeant Max Abrams—remain wonderful and beautiful throughout."
Publishers Weekly

"While investigating a homicide that has additionally left his much-loved adoptive father heavily wounded, Harry Doyle (aka the useless Detective) unearths himself contending with executives from the Church of Scientology."
Publishers Weekly, Spring 2017 bulletins, Mysteries & Thrillers

"This is a enjoyable and fast-paced novel...If you're a mystery or secret reader and occupied with the interior workings of Scientology, then The Scientology Murders is a needs to read."
—Lit Reactor

"The useless Detective is Heffernan's first novel in seven years, and anyplace he is been, he hasn't forgotten the best way to write an exceptional, gritty police procedural. . .This edgy police drama succeeds in taking pictures the hysteria that grips Tampa citizens while a celeb felony is located useless in a cypress swamp."
New York instances e-book Review on The useless Detective

A sequence of murders in Florida have left the police strength baffled and Detective Harry Doyle's much-loved adoptive father heavily wounded. As his research turns into own, Doyle—known to his friends because the useless Detective--finds he needs to penetrate some of the most inner most associations within the state so that it will music down these responsible.

Clearwater, Florida, is the non secular middle of Scientology, a faith that encourages its participants to stay natural and real to their ideals. One senior chief has a faulty younger guy in his hire, a twisted soul who will cease at not anything to ensure the principles are followed—even if it ability shaming the very virtues espoused through the church.

With veils of secrecy surrounding the church's internal sanctums, the detectives are stonewalled at each flip. ultimately, notwithstanding, the research leads Doyle, his accomplice Vicky Stanopolis, and Clearwater Sergeant Max Abrams to the some distance reaches of Alaska, the place they arrive face-to-face with demise in a sort they by no means expected.

Show description

Continue reading →

Download Dire Straits by Marshall Frank PDF

By Marshall Frank

Set within the steamy, drug-business global of Miami, Florida, a glitzy mansion is raided by means of gunmen searching for an enormous stash of cash. 4 individuals are murdered, however the killers put out of your mind witnesses in hiding. the lady, identified purely as Mirage, can't permit herself to be traced by means of the police, the killers or her husband. Dire Straits is a frenzied, fast paced mystery that brings continuous suspense from begin to finish as slick Cuban murder Detective, Mike Estevez, stumbles upon way over he ever suspected in a perilous week of terror.

Show description

Continue reading →

Download Aller Heiligen Fluch (Ein Fall für Dr. Ruth Galloway 4) by Elly Griffiths,Tanja Handels PDF

By Elly Griffiths,Tanja Handels

Ruth Galloway, forensische Archäologin und alleinerziehende Mutter, will nur bei der feierlichen Öffnung des Sarges des legendären Bischofs Augustin im Museum von King’s Lynn dabei sein. Doch als sie ein wenig vor der Zeit den Ausstellungsraum betritt, findet sie neben dem Sarg eine Leiche: den Museumskurator. Wurde er ermordet? Schon steckt Ruth, die eigentlich die Geburtstagsparty für ihre kleine Tochter organisieren muss, mitten in den Ermittlungen. Da ist es wirklich keine Hilfe, dass auch ihre große Liebe DCI Harry Nelson auf den Fall angesetzt ist, den sie nach dem Willen seiner Frau eigentlich gar nicht mehr treffen darf. Bald verstricken sich die beiden in einem undurchdringlichen Geflecht aus Intrigen, Seilschaften und Legenden. Und Ruth muss sich einmal mehr für oder gegen Harry entscheiden – nur dass diesmal ihr Überleben davon abhängt …

Show description

Continue reading →

Download Two Kinds of Truth: The New Harry Bosch from No.1 Bestseller by Michael Connelly PDF

By Michael Connelly

Harry Bosch works chilly circumstances as a volunteer for the San Fernando police division whilst he is referred to as out to an area drug shop the place a tender pharmacist has been murdered. Bosch and the town's three-person detective squad sift in the course of the clues, which lead into the harmful, giant company global of prescription drug abuse.

Meanwhile, an outdated case from Bosch's LAPD days comes again to hang-out him while a long-imprisoned killer claims Harry framed him and that there is new facts which proves it. Bosch left the LAPD on undesirable phrases, so his former colleagues usually are not willing to guard his popularity. He needs to fend for himself in clearing his identify and preserving a smart killer in prison.

The unrelated instances wind throughout one another like strands of barbed cord, and Bosch learns that there are forms of fact: the type that units you loose and the type that leaves you buried in darkness.

Show description

Continue reading →

Download Das Labyrinth der Spiegel: Commissario Montalbano wagt sich by Andrea Camilleri,Rita Seuss,Walter Kögler PDF

By Andrea Camilleri,Rita Seuss,Walter Kögler

Zwei mysteriöse Bombenattentate bereiten Commissario Montalbano ebenso Kopfzerbrechen wie seine neuen Nachbarn in Marinella: Liliana Lombardo kreuzt beinahe jeden seiner Wege, ihr Ehemann ist nie zu sehen.

Weitere mafiöse Vorfälle und nächtliche Rendezvous der Signora mit dubiosen Galanen lassen einen Zusammenhang mit den Attentaten erahnen. Außerdem scheint jemand geschickt falsche Fährten zu legen, sodass Montalbano sich irgendwann an das mörderische Labyrinth in Orson Welles' movie Die girl von Shanghai erinnert fühlt ...

Show description

Continue reading →