The Original Inspector George Gently Collection (Inspector George Gently, Books 1-2)

By Alan Hunter

This primary quantity of the Inspector George lightly assortment contains the unique novels that demonstrated lightly as considered one of Scotland Yard's fictional finest.

These are the tales on which the hit BBC television sequence used to be dependent, written with a attraction that conveys Alan Hunter's love of the East Anglian surroundings and demonstrating his professional use of discussion to maintain the plot relocating alongside at a cracking pace.

The first of Gently's situations, lightly Does It, has him enduring the vacation from hell whilst he's stuck up in a mysterious homicide and locks horns with the neighborhood police over their dealing with of the affair. within the moment publication, lightly through The Shore, different people's vacations are disturbed whilst lightly is named in to enquire the invention of a physique on a excitement seashore.

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Agatha Raisin and the Witch of Wyckhadden (Agatha Raisin Mysteries, No. 9)

By M. C. Beaton

There is not anything extra miserable for a middle-aged lovelorn girl with bald patches on her head than to discover herself in an English seashore hotel out of season. Agatha Raisin, her hair falling out after a run-in with a hairdresser-cum-murderess from a prior research, travels to an old style resort with a view to fix the wear clear of the acquaintances in her all-too-cozy Cotswolds village. unsatisfied concerning the gradual effects and caused through the aged citizens of the inn, she consults the neighborhood witch for aid. Agatha purchases a hair tonic (and a love potion, simply in case!) and is quickly sprouting hairs and taking pictures the fondness of the village police inspector. however the quiet city is surprised by way of the homicide of the witch. Which one of many graying visitors is in a position to this type of brutal crime? The brassy but endearing Agatha will not cease until eventually she reveals the culprit--and, in fact, a bit love, too.

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Please Don't Tell: The Emotional and Intriguing Psychological Suspense Thriller

By Elizabeth Adler

Told with bestselling writer Elizabeth Adler's knack for fantastic lady characters and breathtaking twists, this heart-racing "page-turner" (Publishers Weekly) will preserve you guessing…right as much as the very end.

Fen Dexter's quiet existence at the idyllic California coast is interrupted one stormy evening while a blood-covered guy indicates up on her doorstep, claiming to have had a vehicle coincidence. He tells her that he's on his option to San Francisco to aid the police clear up the homicide of his fiancé. not able to make it to the sanatorium as a result hurricane, he remains the evening at Fen's, and the appeal among them is apparent. the following morning he heads to the health facility the place Fen's niece, Vivi, is an ER health professional. Vivi is treating the latest objective of a serial killer whose signature movement is to go away a be aware asserting "Please do not inform" taped throughout his sufferers' mouths. whilst Fen's mysterious stranger involves Vivi to have his wounds stitched she consents to set him as much as speak with the police approximately his fiancé. yet who's this guy, fairly? What does he wish with Fen and her relatives? and may all of them stay lengthy sufficient to discover the truth?

"Brawn, bravado, and romance…Adler is in most sensible shape in her newest mystery. She offers attention-grabbing characters [and] twists that surprise and surprise."―Mystery Scene

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Sherlock Holmes: The Army of Doctor Moreau

By Guy Adams

Following the path of numerous corpses likely killed through wild animals, Holmes and Watson bump into the experiments of medical professional Moreau. 

Moreau, via vivisection and crude genetic engineering is growing animal hybrids, made up our minds to turn out the evolutionary theories of Charles Darwin. In his laboratory, hidden one of the opium dens of Rotherhithe, Moreau is construction a military of 'beast men'. bored with having his paintings missed -- or reviled -- through the British clinical group, Moreau is keen to make the area watch out utilizing his creatures as a strength to realize keep an eye on of the government.

A brand-new event for Conan Doyle's intrepid sleuth!

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The Great Game (Professor Moriarty, Book 3)

By Michael Kurland

Classified the "Napoleon of Crime" via an obsessed Sherlock Holmes, Professor James Moriarty is a fashionable scientist, a willing analytical brain, and a dabbler in below savory doings. neighbors and previous affiliates of Moriarty - Benjamin Barnett and his spouse, the previous Cecily Perrine - are traveling in Europe in early 1891 once they detect that they have got turn into gadgets of scrutiny from people unknown. issues flip lethal after they locate themselves in the course of an tried assassination of a German prince. in the meantime in Vienna, the more youthful son of a British nobleman - indulging in what used to be then often called "The nice Game" of beginner spying - reveals himself framed for the homicide of his paramour and the assassination of an Austrian Duke. In London, an unknown caller arrives at Moriarty's door on an issue of serious urgency. yet ahead of Moriarty could be summoned to talk with him, the stranger is shot through a crossbow bolt loosed by way of unseen palms.

While a lesser guy should be daunted, Moriarty is in simple terms intrigued and starts to enquire. What Moriarty uncovers is a cabal that looks utilizing assassination to destabilize the guideline of the topped heads of Europe. yet he additionally senses that there's anything even larger than this working - a conspiracy in the back of the conspiracy - and detects the workings of a brain relatively probably as smart as his personal. utilizing his contacts, associates, and the not-so-desired support of his usually nemesis Sherlock Holmes, Moriarty needs to keep his pals and outwit his such a lot crafty opponent whereas the destiny of heritage hangs within the stability.

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Death On A Galician Shore

By Domingo Villar

One misty autumn sunrise in a quiet fishing port in northwest Spain, the physique of a sailor washes up within the harbour. Detective Inspector Leo Caldas is termed in from police headquarters within the within reach urban of Vigo to log out on what seems to be a suicide. yet information quickly come to mild that flip this regimen subject right into a complicated homicide research. checking out in reality difficult whilst the villagers are so suspicious of outsiders. As Caldas delves into the maritime lifetime of the village, he uncovers a hectic decade-old case of a shipwreck and mysterious disappearances. loss of life on a Galician Shore is a chilling tale of violence, blackmail and revenge that has enthralled readers throughout Europe...

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An Impartial Witness: A Bess Crawford Mystery (Bess Crawford Mysteries)

By Charles Todd

“Todd’s novels are identified for compelling plotting with a considerate whodunit point, wealthy characterization, evocative prose, and haunting atmosphere.”
Richmond Times-Dispatch

“Readers who can’t get sufficient of [Jacqueline Winspear’s] Maisie Dobbs…are absolute to be stuck up within the adventures of Bess Crawford.”
New York instances publication Review

To nice severe acclaim, writer Charles Todd brought protagonist Bess Crawford in A responsibility to the Dead. The committed international conflict I nurse returns in An neutral Witness, and reveals herself in grave peril while an ethical legal responsibility makes her the inadvertent aim of a killer. As hauntingly evocative as Todd’s award-winning, New York Times bestselling Ian Rutledge novels, An neutral Witness transports readers to a depressing time of struggle and comprises us in homicide, intrigue, and the interesting affairs of a really unforgettable solid of characters.

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Life Everlasting (Santee, Book 2)

By Robert Whitlow

With her client's husband someplace among this international and the following, legal professional Alexia Lindale makes a permanent choice.

The youngest son of a relations ate up by means of greed, Baxter Richardson lingers in this earth in a coma. His spouse desires him lifeless to guard her secrets and techniques. His brother desires him dead to achieve keep watch over of the relatives empire. And although Baxter's father fights to maintain him alive, even he has ulterior motives.

But Baster has a shocking best friend. A classically proficient painist, Ted Morgan believes tune can be utilized as prayer. And Ted's divinely-inspired taking part in has been slowly pulling Baxter again from the edge of death.

Attorney Alexia Lindale represents Baxter's spouse, Rena, yet has no concept that she and her consumer are being performed in a video game that has better stakes than a unmarried criminal case.

As Baxter grows better, the extra endangered he turns into. As Alexia navigates her tasks to her consumer, her courting with the talented musician, and her new dating with God, she needs to figure the reality because it relates to existence, dying, and lifestyles everlasting.

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