Download Styx and Stones (Daisy Dalrymple Mysteries, Book 7) by Carola Dunn PDF

By Carola Dunn

Within the 1920's, in post-WWI England, the Honourable Daisy Dalrymple, newly married to Detective Inspector Alec Fletcher, is requested by means of her brother-in-law to discreetly examine a sequence of poisoned pen letters that some of the neighborhood villagers were receiving. while the pompous and insufferable brother of the neighborhood vicar is killed by way of a really huge rock dropped on his head from a very good peak, it kind of feels transparent to all that this crusade of gossip has escalated to homicide. With the aid of her husband, who'd really she no longer get entangled in homicide, Daisy undertakes to discover the identification of the viper within the neighborhood nest is and who that individual has pushed to homicide prior to the assassin moves a moment time.

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Download Mrs Jeffries Dusts For Clues by Emily Brightwell PDF

By Emily Brightwell

This captivating sequence of Victorian homicide mysteries beneficial properties mild-mannered Inspector Witherspoon of Scotland backyard and, extra importantly, Mrs Jeffries, his housekeeper. A policeman's widow herself, her speedy wits let her to nudge the Inspector within the correct path to resolve the crime. A worthwhile brooch and a parlour maid cross lacking even as, and Inspector Witherspoon is named in to enquire. He unearths the brooch, on a corpse, yet attracts a clean at the lacking woman. Her corporation, Luty Belle Crookshank, has extra religion in Mrs Jeffries than the police, and rightly so..."...the physique used to be in basic terms chanced on today." Witherspoon paused and took a deep breath. "And the homicide was once dedicated numerous months ago." "Several months ago!" Mrs Jeffries was once scandalized. the path will be less warm than a February frost.'

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

By Agatha Christie

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 under he unearths the crumpled physique of a demise guy. the fellow opens his eyes and along with his final breath says, "Why didn't they ask Evans?"

Haunted by means of these phrases, Bobby and his vivacious significant other, Frankie, got down to clear up a secret that might convey them into mortal risk. . .

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Download The Magus of Hay (Merrily Watkins Mysteries, Book 12) by Phil Rickman PDF

By Phil Rickman

When a man's physique is found within the picturesque city of Hay-on-Wye, his loss of life seems to be "unnatural" in each feel. Merrily Watkins, parish priest, unmarried mom, and exorcist, is drafted in to enquire, during this twelfth installment

A man's physique is located lower than a waterfall. It seems like suicide or an unintentional drowning—until DI Frannie Bliss enters the useless man's domestic. What he reveals there sends him to Merrily Watkins, the Diocese of Hereford's respectable consultant at the paranormal. It's been nearly 40 years because Hay used to be declared an autonomous kingdom by means of its self-styled king—a improvement noticeable on the time as a shaggy dog story, a exposure rip-off. yet in the back of this pastiche a gloomy layout was once taking form, making a hidden background of homicide and ritual-magic, the relics of that are merely now turning into horribly noticeable. It's a state of affairs that might take Merrily Watkins—alone for the 1st time in years—to the sting of insanity.

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Download Grave Descend (The Med School Years, Book 9) by Michael Crichton, John Lange PDF

By Michael Crichton, John Lange

To recuperate a sunken yacht, a diver needs to input the world's most threatening waters

The Grave Descend lies less than greater than sixty toes of transparent blue Caribbean water, guarded via a coral reef and faculties of hungry hammerhead sharks. elevating it'd be a near-impossible job, yet James McGregor is suited for the very unlikely. a professional diver, he makes his residing exploring sunken ships. yet there's anything unusual in regards to the spoil of the Grave Descend.

How did she sink? Why do not one of the survivors inform an analogous tale? And what used to be the shipment within her hull? to respond to those questions, McGregor must take care of the deadliest sharks around—both underwater and on land. This booklet positive factors an illustrated biography of Michael Crichton together with infrequent pictures from the author's property.

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Download The Lost Art of Gratitude by Alexander McCall Smith PDF

By Alexander McCall Smith

The sensational 6th installment within the best-selling chronicles of the irrepressibly curious Isabel Dalhousie reveals our inquisitive heroine and new mom racing very problematic humans from her past.

Isabel's son, Charlie, is simply eighteen months, yet his social lifestyles is already kicking into excessive apparatus, and it's at a birthday celebration, the place Isabel is approached through Minty Auchterlonie, an previous adversary and now a high-flying financier. Minty, it sort of feels, is having hassle in her own existence, and seeks Isabel's aid. To make concerns worse, the whatever yet peaceful Professor Dove has accused Isabel's magazine of plagiarism. there's additionally the ever-pressing query of the way forward for her courting with Jamie. As consistently, she makes her manner towards the guts of every challenge through philosophizing, sleuthing, and downright snooping as merely she will.

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Download Get Real (Dortmunder, Book 14) by Donald E. Westlake PDF

By Donald E. Westlake

In Donald E. Westlake's vintage caper novels, the undesirable recover, the great slide a section, and Lord aid a person stuck among a thief named John Dortmunder and the present item of his attention.

However, being stuck red-handed is inevitable in Dortmunder's subsequent creation, while a television manufacturer convinces this thief and his merry gang to do a fact convey that captures their subsequent rating. The manufacturer promises to discover the way to continue the convey from getting used in facts opposed to them. They're doubtful, however the pay is nice, so that they take him up on his offer.

A mock-up of the OJ bar is in-built a warehouse down on Varick road. the floor ground of that development is a giant open house jumbled with cars utilized in television international, every little thing from a information truck and a fireplace engine to a hansom cab (without the horse).

As the group plans their subsequent flow with the cameras rolling, Dortmunder and Kelp sneak onto the roof in their new studio to prepare a personal company. it is going to take an inventive plan to outwit audience glued to their tv units, yet Dortmunder is not anything if no longer chronic, and he's made up our minds to finish this shoot with cash in his wallet.

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Download The Mystery of Life's Origin: Reassessing Current Theories by Walter L. Bradley, R Charles B. Thaxton PDF

By Walter L. Bradley, R Charles B. Thaxton

PARTIAL record OF keyword phrases: panspermia; biogenesis; adsorption; aldehydes; racemic combination; aminoacyl; S. Arrhenius; okay. Bahadur; biomonomers; biuret response; G. R. Carruthers; proteinoids; chemical soup; clay minerals selling polymerization; concerto impression; Francis Crick; cyanate; cyanoacetylene; pyrimidine synthesis; cyanamide; cyanogen; dicyauamide; dipeptide; prebiotic; enthalpy; falsifiability; Fermi-Dirac; FisherTropsch synthesis; formate; heterocyclic bases; adenine synthesis; cytosine synthesis; synthesis via electon beam; thymine synthesis; ionic power; LeChatelier's precept; lipid vesicles; Maxwell demon; methylene cross-linkages; Micelles; microspheres; Harold Morowitz; etc., and so on.

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Download Have His Carcase (Lord Peter Wimsey, Book 8) by Dorothy L. Sayers PDF

By Dorothy L. Sayers

While Harriet Vane unearths a lifeless physique at the seashore, she and Lord Peter Wimsey needs to clear up a homicide while all of the proof has washed out to sea

Harriet Vane has long gone on holiday to put out of your mind her fresh homicide trial and, extra importantly, to put out of your mind the guy who cleared her name—the dapper, good-looking, and maddening Lord Peter Wimsey. She is by myself on a seashore while she spies a guy mendacity on a rock, surf lapping at his ankles. She attempts to wake him, yet he doesn’t budge. His throat has been lower, and his blood has tired out onto the sand.

As the tide inches ahead, Harriet makes what observations she will and pictures the scene. ultimately, she is going for the police, yet by the point they go back the physique has long gone. just one individual might help her observe how the bad guy died on the seashore: Lord Peter, the novice sleuth who received her freedom and her middle in a single fell swoop.

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