Download PDF by Agatha Christie: Why Didn't They Ask Evans?

By Agatha Christie

ISBN-10: 0062074121

ISBN-13: 9780062074126

Whereas taking part in an erratic around of golfing, Bobby Jones slices his ball over the sting of a cliff. His ball is misplaced, yet at the rocks lower than he unearths the crumpled physique of a loss of life guy. the fellow opens his eyes and together with his final breath says, "Why didn't they ask Evans?"

Haunted through these phrases, Bobby and his vivacious significant other, Frankie, got down to resolve a secret that would deliver them into mortal chance. . .

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Read e-book online A Flaw in the Blood PDF

By Stephanie Barron

ISBN-10: 055390468X

ISBN-13: 9780553904680

The acclaimed writer of the bestselling Jane Austen mysteries brings wealthy historic immediacy to a captivating new suspense novel founded round Queen Victoria's court...and a mystery so risky, it could possibly topple thrones.

Windsor citadel, 1861. For the second one time in over two decades, Irish barrister Patrick Fitzgerald has been summoned by way of the Queen. the 1st time, he'd been a zealous younger criminal clerk, investigating what seemed to be a murderous conspiracy opposed to her. Now he's a uncommon gentleman on the best of his career. And the Queen is a girl within the grip of worry. For in this cold evening, her loved husband, Prince Albert, lies dying.

With her destiny clouded via grief, Fitzgerald can't aid yet become aware of the Queen is interestingly preoccupied with the prior. but why, and the way he may also help, is doubtful. His bewilderment deepens whilst the royal trainer is violently overturned, approximately killing him and his remarkable younger ward, Dr. Georgiana Armistead, niece of the overdue Dr. Snow, a famed medical professional who'd attended none except Her Majesty.

Fitzgerald is certain of 1 factor: the Queen's carriage used to be now not attacked at random--it used to be a gently selected objective. yet used to be it simply because he rode in it? Fitzgerald won't threat demise so as to discover. He'll go away London and take Georgiana with him--if they could get out alive. For quickly the pair locate themselves hunted. Little do they comprehend they each one hold inside their prior hidden clues to a devastating royal they need to untangle in the event that they are to survive.

From the streets of London to the luxurious hills of Cannes, from the slums of St. Giles to the gilded halls of Windsor fortress, A Flaw within the Blood can provide a desirable story of pursuit, and the crafty mixture of interval aspect and electrifying intrigue that simply the impressive Stephanie Barron can devise.

From the Hardcover variation.

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Read e-book online The Girl at the End of the Line PDF

By Charles Mathes

ISBN-10: 1429936436

ISBN-13: 9781429936439

Molly O'Hara's younger sister Nell is gorgeous, lively, and candy, and the truth that she hasn't spoken for the final seventeen years--since she was once eight--certainly doesn't think of her intelligence. finally, it's Nell who does the books for Enchanted Cottage Antiques, which she and her sister function together. fact is, Nell was once domestic on my own with their mom whilst the girl used to be murdered, and from that day ahead Nell hasn't spoken. She is aware, she will make herself understood; it's simply that she doesn't utter a be aware.

Rummaging in bins at a tag sale, Nell comes throughout an previous manhattan theater Playbill that might swap the girls' lives. it is going to holiday the monotony in their relatively lonely life within the small North Carolina city from which they've got by no means ventured--and also will shatter the peace they've controlled to accomplish there. it is going to ship them rocketing to ny, to England, and to New England, looking for a kin they didn't be aware of they'd. and it'll introduce them--and the reader--to as zany a gaggle of kin as ever bickered over a puppy express or a fortune.

The hide of this system bears a photograph of a stunning younger actress in her first colossal half at the ny level. And amazingly, the girl is their crusty outdated grandmother. but if they rush to query the previous lady, they come to discover that she has baffled the clinical employees, who observed no cause to anticipate it, via death in her mattress.

The sisters, and particularly Molly, who's extra obdurate and "goal-oriented" via nature, discover that someplace they've got a relations. yet of their city, the one assets of knowledge are their stepfather, whom they virtually by no means see--and he can't, or won't inform them much--and their traditional father, who's married to a prosperous society lady and is embarrassed via his a little bit unconventional offspring and wanting to shoo them away. so that they ensure to head off on a seek in their personal.

Their travels convey experience and excitement as they've got the recent and beautiful adventure of seeing big apple and London and assembly such unique fauna as expert actors. however it additionally brings tragedy as "accidents" ensue round them, beginning with a deadly explosion of their residence after they are away. those are dauntless younger ladies, although, and captivating ones, and the reader will greatly take pleasure in going besides them on their eye-opening trips, and should root for all of them alongside the way in which.

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Download e-book for iPad: To Play the Fool (Kate Martinelli Mysteries, Book 2) by Laurie R. King

By Laurie R. King

ISBN-10: 1429993790

ISBN-13: 9781429993791

Celebrated writer Laurie R. King dazzles secret enthusiasts once more during this, her moment Kate Martinelli secret. the tale unfolds as a band of homeless humans cremate a liked puppy in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park. by way of incidents like this, the experts are prepared to miss a number of damaged rules. yet 3 weeks later, after the dog's proprietor will get an identical fiery send-off, the SFPD is aware it has a significant challenge on its arms. except the truth that they're facing a very grisly murder, Inspector Kate Martinelli and her companion, Al Hawkin, have little else to move on. they've got a homeless sufferer and not using a optimistic identity, a gaggle of witnesses who've little love for the law enforcement officials, and a potential suspect, recognized basically as Brother Erasmus. Kate learns that Erasmus is well-acquainted with the park's homeless and with the rarefied surroundings of Berkeley's Graduate Theological Union, but he continues to be an enigma to all. It's obvious that he's under no circumstances crazy--but he's a fool.  Kate starts the troublesome job of interrogating a guy who communicates basically via quotations. attempting to examine anything of his heritage leads her alongside a twisting highway to a disbanded cult, long-buried secrets and techniques, the thirst for spirituality, and the starvation for bloody vengeance.

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A Brush with Death: A Penny Brannigan Mystery - download pdf or read online

By Elizabeth J. Duncan

ISBN-10: 0312622821

ISBN-13: 9780312622824

Whilst Penny Brannigan inherits an enthralling, outdated cottage within the North Wales city of Llanelen, she quickly realizes she has come into greater than what genuine property brokers wish to describe as a fascinating interval estate: She’s additionally obtained thoughts, secret, and an unsolved, decades-old crime.          

As Penny types during the property of her benefactor, a deceased instructor, she comes upon a packet of letters from a promising younger Liverpool artist, A. Jones, who used to be killed in an coincidence in 1970. An artist herself, Penny units out to find who killed this painter, and is helped by way of a small crew of townsfolk, together with her company accomplice, Victoria Hopkirk. whereas at a retrospective paintings exhibition in Liverpool, Penny acknowledges what she believes to be a watercolor painted by means of Jones. however it is attributed to a different artist, best her to suspect that paintings robbery was once on the center of the case, and that Jones’s demise used to be no twist of fate.            

In her eagerly awaited sequel Duncan splendidly revisits the bustling Welsh city and colourful characters brought in The chilly gentle of Mourning. With its lyrical prose and tantalizing puzzle, this new secret is a deal with on many degrees.

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Download e-book for iPad: Poppy Done to Death (Aurora Teagarden Mysteries, Book 8) by Charlaine Harris

By Charlaine Harris


A "DELIGHTFUL" (LIBRARY magazine) Aurora Teagarden mystery

From the recent York occasions bestselling writer of final Scene Alive and the Sookie Stackhouse novels.

Not simply any lady in Lawrenceton, Georgia, will get to be a member of the Uppity girls ebook membership. yet Roe's stepsister-in-law Poppy has climbed her method up the ready checklist of the group—only to die at the day she's purported to be inducted.

Sordid tales of infidelity in Poppy's marriage bring about a rash of suspects, and Roe starts to question her personal center. yet her ardour for the reality will force her on—into the trail of the cold-blooded killer.

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Joanne Pence's Cooking Spirits (Angie Amalfi, Book 15) PDF

By Joanne Pence

ISBN-10: 0615779417

ISBN-13: 9780615779416

Culinary queen Angie Amalfi has set aside her connoisseur utensils to pay attention to making plans her upcoming marriage ceremony to San Francisco murder detective Paavo Smith. What may be able to get it wrong? rather than the reply to her heart’s desires, she scrambles to accommodate marriage ceremony planners with extraordinary principles, marriage ceremony clothes that don’t flatter, squabbling family members with damage emotions, a long-suffering groom, and concerns over the place she and Paavo will dwell after the marriage. yet all of that pales while Angie reveals the best apartment for them, aside from one little problem—the apartment will be haunted. a long time in the past, the newlyweds who lived in the home have been murdered, and the case used to be by no means solved. whereas Angie pursues what occurred to the couple who now can be haunting the home, Paavo obsesses over his personal case related to the homicide of not likely enthusiasts. the path ends up in ghosts, murders, unsatisfied households, and adequate obnoxious marriage ceremony buttinskis to fill a graveyard. but if eerie happenings flip lethal, Angie fears she can be lively away for solid! "Pence's tongue-in-cheek humor retains us grinning." —San Francisco Chronicle "A tasty deal with for all secret and suspense fans who like foodstuff for inspiration, homicide and a stab at romance." —The Armchair Detective

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Curse of the Molemen by Charles Burns PDF

By Charles Burns

Mystery lurks under the skin of a pastoral suburban panorama. Charles Burns combines household brutality, infantile interest and a smidgen of the inexplicable in 1960s-TV small-town united states. initially issued through uncooked in black and white, it’s uncomplicated stuff given surroundings via Burns’ expressive and tense art.

With because of the scanner, Neon Vincent.

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Download e-book for iPad: Alone (Detective D.D. Warren, Book 1) by Lisa Gardner

By Lisa Gardner

ISBN-10: 0553802534

ISBN-13: 9780553802535

On my own . . . Massachusetts nation Trooper Bobby stay clear of watches a annoying hostage standoff spread in the course of the scope of his sniper rifle. simply around the road, in prosperous again Bay, Boston, an armed guy has barricaded himself together with his spouse and baby. The man’s finger tightens at the set off and sidestep has just a cut up moment to react . . . and perpetually pay the consequences.

Alone . . . that’s the place the nightmare started for cool, appealing, and dangerously horny Catherine Rose Gagnon. Twenty-five years in the past, she used to be buried underground in the course of a month-long nightmare of abduction and abuse. Now her husband has simply been killed. Her partner's father, the robust pass judgement on Gagnon, blames Catherine for his son’s demise . . . and for the sequence of unexplained health problems that experience despatched her personal younger son many times to the health facility.

Alone . . . a madman survived solitary confinement in a greatest safety criminal the place he’d performed demanding time for the main sadistic of crimes. Now he walks the streets a unfastened guy, invisible, nameless . . . and jam-packed with an unquenchable rage for vengeance. What brings them jointly is a second of violence—but what connects them is a keenness a long way deeper and masses extra harmful. For a killer is free who’s woven such an elaborate internet of evil that not anyone is above suspicion, not anyone is past damage, and not anyone will see loss of life coming until eventually it has them cornered, helpless, and by myself.

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