The Good Husband of Zebra Drive (No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, Book 8)

By Alexander McCall Smith

THE NO. 1 girls’ DETECTIVE service provider - e-book 8

Fans worldwide adore the best-selling No. 1 women’ Detective employer sequence and its owner, helpful Ramotswe, Botswana’s most advantageous woman detective. during this fascinating sequence, Mma  Ramotswe—with aid from her unswerving affiliate, Grace Makutsi—navigates her situations and her own lifestyles with knowledge, strong humor, and the occasional cup of tea.
 
There isn't a lifeless second within the lifetime of beneficial Ramotswe, and on Zebra force and Tlokweng highway many adjustments are afoot. Mr. J.L.B. Matekoni wishes be installed cost of a case regarding an errant husband, and Mma Makutsi is thinking about leaving the service provider, taking her close to excellent ranking at the Botswana Secretarial university typing examination along with her. in the meantime, Mma Ramotswe has been requested to enquire a chain of unforeseen deaths on the medical institution in Mochudi. alongside the way in which, she encounters different difficult mysteries, and once more screens her timeless love for Botswana, a rustic of which she is justly proud.

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Birdman

By Mo Hayder

Now in Grove Press paperback for the 1st time, Birdman showcases Hayder at her spine-tingling most sensible as liked sequence personality Jack Caffery tracks down a terrifying serial killer.

In his first case as lead investigator with London’s crack homicide squad, Detective Inspector Jack Caffery is named directly to examine the homicide of a tender girl whose physique has been found close to the Millennium Dome in Greenwich, south-east London. Brutalized, mutilated past acceptance, the sufferer is quickly joined by way of 4 others came across within the similar area—all woman and all ritualistically murdered. And whilst the autopsy exam unearths a grotesque signature connecting the sufferers, Caffery realizes precisely what he’s dealing with—a harmful serial killer.

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Death and the Maiden (Daniel Jacobus Mysteries, Book 3)

By Gerald Elias

As the recent Magini String Quartet prepares for a functionality of Schubert's masterpiece, "Death and the Maiden," which it hopes will resuscitate its faltering profession, somebody begins making a choice on off individuals of the string quartet.

Dogged by means of inner dissension and through a very likely devastating lawsuit from its fired moment violinist, the famed New Magini String Quartet is on the point of specialist and private cave in. The quartet pins its hopes on a multi-media Carnegie corridor functionality of Franz Schubert's masterpiece, "Death and the Maiden," to resurrect its faltering fortunes. yet because the fateful downbeat ways, a los angeles Agatha Christie, one after the other the quartet's musicians mysteriously vanish, together with moment violinist, Yumi Shinagawa, former scholar of popular blind pedagogue and beginner sleuth, Daniel Jacobus.

It is left as much as the begrudging Jacobus, together with his outdated good friend, Nathaniel Williams, and a brand new member of the detective group, Trotsky the bulldog, to resolve the lethal puzzle. As ordinary, it finally ends up greater than Jacobus bargained for.

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Grapes of Death (A Tangled Vines Mystery)

By Joni Folger

When Elise Beckett’s long-distance beau, Stuart, deals her a dream activity in natural horticulture learn, she’s torn among the potential of a life-time and her obligations at her family’s River Bend winery. yet sooner than Elise has time to make her determination, Uncle Edmond―the family’s money-loving and temper-toting black sheep―is stumbled on useless on winery land. What seems an unintentional drowning proves to be homicide, and each Beckett, even Elise, is a suspect.

Sheriff’s Deputy Jackson Landry needs to seize Edmond’s killer, and Elise is decided to assist him―whether he desires her to or now not. Delving deeper into the secret, Jackson and Elise turn into tangled in a protracted vine of suspects and darkish secrets and techniques. Now a race is on for them to prevent the lethal plot sooner than the assassin claims one other victim.

Praise:

"The characters are brilliant, the plot is cleverly and coherently woven jointly, and the suspense builds as much as a hair-raising [ending]."―Publishers Weekly

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The Lady in the Lake

By Raymond Chandler

A number of lacking wives—one a wealthy man's and one a bad man's—become the gadgets of Marlowe's research. certainly one of them could have gotten a Mexican divorce and married a gigolo and the opposite should be useless. Marlowe's uncertain he cares approximately both one, yet he isn't paid to care.

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Deadeye (Mutant Files)

By William C. Dietz

The nationwide bestselling writer of the Legion of the Damned novels, "a must-read for any fan of Mil Fic," (Archaeologist’s consultant to the Galaxy) starts a new technological know-how fiction police procedural series...
In the 12 months 2038, an act of bioengineered terrorism decimated humanity. those that survived have been both thoroughly unaffected or constructed terrible mutations. around the globe, international locations at the moment are divided among components populated by way of “norms” and lands run by way of “mutants”…
Detective Cassandra Lee of Los Angeles’s particular Investigative part has outfitted a fierce attractiveness taking down the various city’s such a lot infamous criminals. however the serial cop killer often called Bonebreaker—who murdered Lee’s father—is nonetheless at huge. formally, she’s too in my opinion concerned to paintings at the Bonebreaker case. Unofficially, she’s going to seek him to the ends of the earth. 
In the period in-between, responsibility calls whilst the daughter of Bishop Screed, head of the Church of Human Purity, is abducted through mutants and brought into the crimson area for use for breeding. Assigned to rescue her, Lee needs to belief her new partner—mutant lawman Deputy Ras Omo—to advisor her not just throughout the unexpected territory yet in the course of the prejudicial divisions among mutants and norms…

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The Store

By Bentley Little

In a small Arizona city, a guy counts his advantages: a loving spouse, teenage daughters, and a role that permits him to do business from home. Then "The shop" publicizes plansto open an area outlet, for you to without doubt end off the small downtown retailers. His issues develop whilst "The Store's"builders forget about all of the town's zoning legislation in the course of itsconstruction. Then useless animals are came upon on "The Store's" grounds. within, shoppers are hounded by means of obnoxious revenues humans, and weird items seem at the cabinets. ahead of lengthy the town's closing small store proprietors disappear, and "The shop" spreads its effect to the town council and the police strength, taking up town! it is as much as one guy to confront "The Store's" mysterious proprietor and to save lots of his group, his relatives, and his lifestyles!

* Bentley Little is the writer of The Mailman, The Ignored,Dominion, and University
* Stephen King praised either University and The Ignored
* Bentley Little's books entice an analogous readership asNew York Times bestselling authors Stephen King,Peter Straub, and Dean Koontz
* Bentley Little is a recipient of the Horror Writers Association'sBram Stoker Award
* we've even more coming from Bentley Little

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