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Death Comes to Pemberley

By P. D. James

In their six years of marriage, Elizabeth and Darcy have solid a relaxed, chuffed lifestyles for his or her relatives at Pemberley, Darcy’s amazing property. Her father is a customary customer; her sister Jane and her husband, Bingley, dwell within reach; the wedding customers for Darcy’s sister, Georgiana, are favorable. And arrangements for his or her annual autumn ball are continuing apace. yet at the eve of the ball, chaos descends. Lydia Wickham, Elizabeth’s disgraced sister who, together with her husband, has been barred from the property, arrives in a hysterical state—shrieking that Wickham has been murdered.  Plunged into scary secret and a lurid homicide trial, the lives of Pemberley’s proprietors and servants alike could by no means be the same.

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Morality for Beautiful Girls (No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency)

By Alexander McCall Smith

THE NO. 1 women’ DETECTIVE enterprise - ebook 3

Fans worldwide adore the best-selling No. 1 women’ Detective employer sequence and its owner, worthy Ramotswe, Botswana’s greatest girl detective. during this captivating sequence, Mma  Ramotswe—with support from her unswerving affiliate, Grace Makutsi—navigates her situations and her own lifestyles with knowledge, solid humor, and the occasional cup of tea.
 
In Morality for gorgeous Girls, useful Ramotswe, founder and proprietor of the one detective organization for the worries of either women and others, investigates the alleged poisoning of the brother of a tremendous “Government Man,” and the ethical personality of the 4 finalists of the omit good looks and Integrity Contest, the winner of so one can probably be a contestant for the identify of leave out Botswana. but her company is having cash difficulties, and whilst different problems come up at her fiancé’s Tlokweng street quickly vehicles, she discovers the trustworthy Mr J.L.B. Matekoni is extra complex then he turns out.

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Footsteps of the Hawk

By Andrew Vachss

  In Footsteps of the Hawk Burke himself is at risk of turning into a victim.  rogue police officers are stalking him.  The coolly seductive Belinda Roberts desires him to unfastened a guy charged with a grisly string of rape-murders. The brutal and half-crazy Detective Jorge Morales can be attempting to body Burke for a similar crimes.  What ensues is a singular of high-wire suspense and nightmarish authenticity knowledgeable by way of an insider's wisdom of the town the place everything—from flesh to different people's mobile phone numbers—is up for sale.

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The Girl Who Married an Eagle: A Mystery (Belgian Congo Mystery)

By Tamar Myers

Based on real occasions in Tamar Myers's lifestyles, The lady Who Married an Eagle is a gorgeous addition to her Belgian Congo secret series

When Julia Elaine Newton, a tender, lovely Ohio woman, volunteered to move on a venture to the Belgian Congo, she knew it was once going to be an enormous switch. yet she by no means anticipated to finish up instructing at an all-girls boarding tuition that consisted ordinarily of runaway baby brides!

Much to her chagrin, Buakane was once born attractive. If basically she'd been grotesque, leader Eagle do not need spotted her. Escaping from an prepared marriage, the scrappy younger lady reveals her technique to Julia Newton and the college. yet this time her jilted husband are usually not denied. Now it is as much as Julia and Buakane to attempt to save lots of the college as Congolese independence looms and leader Eagle is decided on revenge. With assistance from Cripple, Cripple's husband, or even Amanda Brown, those plucky ladies needs to discover ways to store themselves.

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Driving Force

By Dick Francis

New York Times bestselling grand grasp of crime fiction

Jockey Freddie Croft discovers a high-stakes conspiracy that exposes the seedy underside of horse-racing-and faces deadlier odds of survival than in any steeplechase run.

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Frequent Hearses (Gervase Fen, Book 7)

By Edmund Crispin

Title note: unique name Frequent Hearses (Classic Crime)
Publish 12 months note: initially released in 1950
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Stars, Starlets, Floozies and factotums to the movie world-Gervase, Fen suspects them all... Gervase Fen is extra at domestic in his ivory tower than in a London movie studio, yet homicide can occur anyplace, and aspiring actress Gloria Scott's suicide certainly feels like homicide. Oxford don Gervase Fen is on the movie studios to propose a few movie biography of Alexander Pope. Gloria Scott seems to be to have had little explanation for eager to kill herself by way of leaping off Waterloo bridge, yet anyone has taken nice pains to conceal Gloria's genuine id, and Gervase Fen's detective nostril starts off to twitch.

When a lecherous cameraman is poisonded prior to his very eyes, Fen unearths himself 'consulting' on a much more time-honored topic: homicide.

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The Jury (A Paul Madriani Novel)

By Steve Martini

The Attorney, which marked the go back of Steve Martini's lawyer-sleuth Paul Madriani, used to be hailed for its "well-observed court maneuverings" (The Christian technology Monitor) and "crisp discussion and tart observations" (Publishers Weekly). Now Martini provides the main daunting capital case of Madriani's career.

Paul Madriani has abundant cause to suspect he is representing a to blame guy. Dr. David Crone, a revered scientific researcher and crucial in mapping the human genome, is charged with the homicide of a tender colleague: twenty-six-year-old Kalista Jordan, an African-American learn general practitioner whose physique washed up on a seashore in San Diego Bay. Forensic facts hyperlinks her homicide with fabric in Crone's storage. Crone had either chance and cause: Kalista had lately ended their affair, and should were deserting him professionally besides, relocating directly to a rival genetic study facility. notwithstanding, whilst a key witness for the prosecution dies all of sudden, leaving an incriminating word in the back of, Crone's innocence turns out confirmed-until Madriani hits upon a very likely damning free finish.

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La resurrección maya (The Domain Trilogy, Book 2)

By Steve Alten

Del autor de El testamento maya, llega los angeles segunda parte de los angeles Trilogía maya
 
Hace quinientos años, el Popol Vuh de los mayas profetizó el nacimiento de unos poderosos hermanos gemelos: los hijos de Michael Gabriel. Jacob, de cabellos blancos y ojos azules oscuros, dotado de cualidades inhumanas stories como una gran capacidad psíquica, una inteligencia especial y una visión profunda del cosmos, que sabe desde el momento de nacer que su destino va más lejos. Su hermano Immanuel, de cabello oscuro, rechaza su vocación genética y desea llevar una vida basic. Pero sólo l. a. combinación de los poderes de ambos podrá resucitar al salvador, su padre, y librar a l. a. especie humana de toda una eternidad repitiendo su propia autodestrucción. Existe un gran tercer poder sobre los angeles tierra, nacido el mismo día que los gemelos. Sometida al lado más amargo de l. a. existencia y dotada de un poder especial, los angeles bella y esquizofrénica Lilith, que viajará a través de un camino más oscuro que conduce a Xibalba, l. a. versión maya del infierno. Se librará una épica batalla del bien contra el mal… y se revelará el destino ultimate de l. a. raza humana.

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Murder, She Wrote: Close-Up On Murder

By Donald Bain

THE final SHOT

Cabot Cove is being invaded—by Hollywood. one among Jessica’s older novels is being tailored right into a big-budget motion picture. The manufacturer has made up our minds to shoot on situation, because the e-book was once loosely in keeping with a homicide that surprised Cabot Cove a number of years earlier.

Unfortunately, every person at the set turns out to have a hidden schedule. A beginner director desires his shot on the giant time. The lead actress has many unreasonable calls for. Her astrologer sees hassle within the stars. And a stranger at the motion picture lot is stalking Jessica.

When a physique is located at the set, a strip of celluloid movie wrapped round its neck, there’s a solid and staff of attainable suspects. With tensions among locals and the Hollywood horde mounting, Jessica needs to locate the killer earlier than an individual else is left at the slicing room flooring.

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