At the Intersection of Balete & 13th Street (Trese Case, Book 1)

By Budjette Tan

While the sunlight units within the urban of Manila, don't you dare make a mistaken flip and prove in that dimly-lit part of the metro, the place aswang run the most-wanted kidnapping earrings, the place kapre are the kingpins of crime, and engkantos slip during the cracks and thieve your most respected possessions.

When crime takes a flip for the unusual, the police name Alexandra Trese.

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The Case of the Exploding Speakeasy

By David E. Fessenden

Looking to get out from below the shadow of his recognized father, Dr. John Watson, and his father's much more well-known pal, Sherlock Holmes, younger Thomas Watson indicators on as a newspaper reporter in Philadelphia -- a urban that competitors Al Capone's Chicago for its crime and corruption. Now Thomas unexpectedly reveals himself stuck up within the greatest tale of his occupation: a suspicious explosion at a speakeasy, which kills the landlord and his card-playing associates.

From the scanty clues that Thomas compiles, he and Sherlock's older brother, Mycroft, got down to remedy the case. yet can the pair discover the reality and show the killer sooner than one or either turn into the subsequent sufferer?

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The Mammoth Book of Jacobean Whodunnits: 24 Murder Mysteries from the Age of Gunpowder, Treason and Plot

The 17th century used to be a time ripe with homicide, anarchy, warfare, and political and non secular intrigue, of which the Gunpowder Plot is just one instance. This unputdownable new anthology from Mike Ashley provides 25 whodunits set in these turbulent times—also the age of the Witchfinder common, ‘revenge' tragedies, and the colonization of the USA. tales of homicide and mayhem centre at the precise position of man Fawkes, the English Civil conflict and the destiny of Charles I, plus the misplaced colony of Roanoke and the story of Pocahontas. The significant ebook of Jacobean Whodunits is a quick paced anthology a couple of exciting time in British history.

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A Walk Through the Fire

By Marcia Muller

Sharon McCone, weary of San Franciscos power wet climate, jumps on the probability to enquire sabotage at the set of a documentary movie being shot at the island of Kauai. in accordance with the writings of Hawaiian pupil Elson Wellbright, the movie has incited significant controversy between a few of Wellbrights kinfolk who arent apprehensive to work out the undertaking succeed in finishing touch. Vandalism speedy escalates into big-time violence, and McCone discovers a global of relations secrets and techniques, drug dealing, political insurgency, and homicide during this new crime novel through one of many worlds such a lot liked secret writers. Marcia Mullers past Sharon McCone secret, whereas other folks Sleep (Mysterious Press 7/98), hit the bestseller record. Its paperback ebook will coincide with A stroll via fireplace. either Ends of the evening was once additionally a bestseller and used to be named one of many seven top mysteries of the 12 months by means of Publishers Weekly. Mysterious Press has released the novels of Marcia Muller seeing that 1988.Muller handles the pro and private threads of her tales with dexterity and high quality suspensea professional in her fortunately carrying on with best. ~ The London unfastened Press

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Serial Killer Sudoku: A Katie McDonald Mystery

By Shelley Freydont

In this new installment of the preferred, puzzle-based sequence, Kate has settled into her new lifestyles working the Avondale Puzzle Museum in Granville, New Hampshire. The locals have all started to simply accept her presence—until a serial killer from Boston starts off making his means north up I-93. while a former companion of Police leader Brandon’s indicates up with information regarding the killer who has simply struck Granville and positioned the Police leader out of fee. a similar killer who leaves a puzzle at each one crime scene, and is now curious about Kate….

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Double Whammy

By Carl Hiaasen

R.J. Decker, superstar tenant of the neighborhood trailer park and neophyte deepest eye is fishing for a killer. because of a sportsman's rip-off that is something yet sportsmanlike, there is a physique floating in Coon lavatory, Florida -- and much that is rotten within the murky waters of big-stakes, large-mouth bass tournaments. right here Decker will group up with a half-blind, half-mad hermit with an urge for food for street kill; dare to kiss his ex-wife whereas she's in mattress along with her new husband; and face lethal television evangelists, dangerously seductive girls, and a pistol-toting redneck with a pit bull on his arm. And the following his personal existence turns into a part of the stakes. For whereas the "double whammy" is the trap, first prize is for the main creative homicide.

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Paragon Walk: A Charlotte and Thomas Pitt Novel

By Anne Perry

Within the posh London road of Paragon stroll, an unspeakable crime is devoted: a tender lady is brutally raped and murdered.

Once back, that incomparable crew of sleuths Inspector Thomas Pitt and his younger spouse, Charlotte, set themselves opposed to a vicious assassin. because the stylish mask of the wellborn suspects slip, it turns into appallingly transparent that whatever gruesome lurks at the back of the good-looking façades of Paragon Walk–something which can bring about extra scandal, and extra homicide.

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The Holy Thief (The Cadfael Chronicles)

By Ellis Peters

Within the cold, damp Autumn of 1144, teams of tourists search the hospitality of the Abbey of Saint Peter and Saint Paul, and Brother Cadfael fears the difficulty has are available in with them. one of the first arrivals is Brother Tutilo, a tender Benedictine with a guileless face and- to Brother Cadfael's sensible eyes- a mischievous intelligence. the second one crew, a ribald French troubadour, his servant and a woman with the voice of an angel, turns out to Brother Cadfael a catalyst for catastrophe. All of Cadfael's fears develop into happen as emerging flood waters endanger the abbey's so much sacred relic, the continues to be of Saint Winfred. whilst the bones disappear and a lifeless physique is located, Brother Cadfael is aware that carnal and non secular intrigues are afoot. Now, in an international that believes in indicators and miracles, Brother Cadfael wishes his prayers replied- in addition to a few heavenly counsel to an important clues- to capture a killer hell-bent on homicide.

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Every Trick in the Book (A Novel Idea Mystery)

By Lucy Arlington

New York Times bestselling writer Lucy Arlington's Novel proposal Mysteries go back with Lila Wilkins, who has simply been promoted to full-time literary agent. yet nice new writers aren’t the one humans she’s attempting to seize…

Lila Wilkins has all of it: the house of her desires within the captivating city of suggestion Valley, North Carolina; an ideal police officer boyfriend; and a brand new task she totally loves. on the booklet and writer pageant, that is subsidized by way of the unconventional inspiration Literary employer, Lila expects to find a few proficient new authors, yet what she unearths as a substitute is the physique of an editor to whom she bears an eerie resemblance.
 
Trouble is, the editor’s dying isn’t the one literary homicide occurring. quickly a blossoming writer is additionally killed, and Lila has a intestine feeling that the 2 murders are associated. Now she needs to seek out the darkish determine who killed those women—and to her shock, she simply may locate the clues hidden in a manuscript…

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