Category Archives: Mystery

Download E-books Peeler ( A Sean O'Keefe Mystery) (Sean O'Keefe series Book 1) PDF

By Kevin McCarthy

Part warfare tale, half homicide secret, this sophisticated yet savage mystery conjures up a time, a spot and a breed of guys that have all been airbrushed out of Ireland's history.' - Ed O'Loughlin, writer of the Booker longlisted 'Not unfaithful, now not Unkind'. West Cork. November 1920. The Irish battle of Independence rages. The physique of a tender lady is located brutally murdered on a windswept hillside, a scrapboard signal masking her mutilated physique reads ‘TRATOR’. Traitor.

Acting Sergeant Séan O’Keefe of the Royal Irish Constabulary, a wounded veteran of the good battle, is assigned to enquire the crime, aided by means of sinister detectives despatched from Dublin fort to make sure he reveals the killer, simply so lengthy because the killer he unearths most sensible serves the needs of the crown in eire. . . The IRA has instigated its personal research into the younger woman’s loss of life, assigning younger Volunteer Liam Farrell – failed gunman and previous legislations scholar – to the duty of discovering a killer it can't let to be certainly one of its personal.

Unknown to one another, the RIC Constable and the IRA Volunteer relentlessly pursue the reality at the back of the savage killing, their investigations taking them from the bullet-pocked lanes and thriving brothels of a war-torn Cork urban to the rugged, lethal hills of West Cork, either looking a killer, either trying to remain alive in a time the place 'murder’s as universal as rain and nobody understands a specific thing approximately it, even if they do. '

'a bright, occasionally wonderful evocation of a ancient interval via one police officer's life.- Detectives past Borders

'...a page-turning thriller..'- Irish Examiner

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Download E-books The Sin Eater's Confession PDF

By Ilsa J. Bick

Humans in advantage, Wisconsin, regularly acknowledged Jimmy used to be . . . you recognize. yet humans stated every type of silly stuff. not anyone relatively knew something. no one rather knew Jimmy.

I wager you'll say I knew Jimmy in addition to someone (which was once now not very well). I knew what scared him. and that i knew he had goals no matter if i did not comprehend them. whether he approximately ruined my existence to pursue them.

Jimmy's useless now, and that i certainly recognize that greater than an individual. i do know approximately blood and bone and the way our bodies decompose. i do know approximately shadows and stones and hatchets. i do know what a final cry for aid seems like. i do know what blood appears like by myself arms.

What i do not comprehend is that if i will be able to belief my very own eyes. i do not be aware of who threw the stone. Who swung the hatchet? who're the shadows? What do the residing owe the useless?

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Download E-books Mildred Pierce PDF

By James M. Cain

Mildred Pierce had lovely legs, a fashion with a skillet, and a bone-deep center of longevity. She used these attributes to outlive a divorce and poverty and to claw her method out of the reduce heart category. yet Mildred additionally had weaknesses: a yen for shiftless males, and an unreasoning devotion to a enormous daughter.

Out of those parts, Cain creates a unique of acute social statement and devastating emotional violence, with a heroine whose objectives and sufferings are by no means below recognizable.

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Download E-books Mrs. Jeffries Sweeps the Chimney (A Victorian Mystery) PDF

By Emily Brightwell

A lifeless guy dressed like a vicar is propped opposed to a church wall, clutching the tackle of a dilapidated cottage that is abandoned--except for a human skeleton inside of. Inspector Witherspoon's merely prayer is to hunt the information of his housekeeper and mystery weapon, Mrs. Jeffries--who proves nice crimesolver's paintings isn't performed.

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Download E-books Murder Most Persuasive: A Mystery (Elizabeth Parker Mysteries) PDF

By Tracy Kiely

Finalist for the Mary Higgins Clark Award



After the loss of life of Elizabeth Parker's great-uncle Martin Reynolds, the family's apartment within the picturesque Maryland city of St. Michaels is offered. whilst the hot proprietors dig up the pool, they locate the physique of the fellow notion to have run off 8 years previous after embezzling over 1000000 funds from the relatives enterprise.

This grisly discovery not just finds outdated questions on what fairly occurred to the stolen cash, however it brings Detective Joe Muldoon again into the family's lives. 8 years in the past Elizabeth's cousin Ann reluctantly broke off her dating with Joe because of relations strain. Ann continually regretted that call and now fears that it truly is too overdue for her and Joe-especially after she turns into the most suspect.

In this smart and pleasing secret, wealthy with echoes of Jane Austen's Persuasion, Elizabeth attempts to compare wits opposed to a killer who is had an eight-year head commence as she additionally attempts her hand at matchmaking. secret fans are in for a deal with.

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Download E-books Before I Fall Enhanced Edition PDF

By Lauren Oliver

This designated more desirable version of the New York Times bestselling Before I Fall by means of award-winning writer Lauren Oliver contains brand-new tales set on the earth of Before I Fall, an essay via the writer concerning the “greatest hits” of her existence, and additional behind-the-scenes content material at the making of this bestseller.

Samantha Kingston has all of it: appears to be like, attractiveness, definitely the right boyfriend. Friday, February 12, will be simply one other day in her charmed lifestyles. as an alternative, it seems to be her last.

The seize: Samantha nonetheless wakes up the following morning. residing the final day of her existence seven instances in the course of one impressive week, she's going to untangle the secret surrounding her death—and detect the genuine worth of every little thing she is at risk of losing.

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Download E-books Aunt Dimity: Vampire Hunter (Aunt Dimity Mystery) PDF

By Nancy Atherton

Penguin's well known Aunt Dimity sequence returns and "loyal enthusiasts might be delighted by way of each new revelation"(Kirkus Reviews)

Everyone's favourite paranormal detective is again in Nancy Atherton's 13th Aunt Dimity mystery-but this time Lori's supernatural confidante will not be the one one who is no longer relatively lifeless. may perhaps the cloaked determine Lori's twins observed within the woods close to the family's English nation cottage fairly were a vampire? Atherton's ever-growing legion of enthusiasts and all lovers of comfortable mysteries will locate themselves curling up with a pleasant cup of garlic- er, tea-for the main spine-tingling Aunt Dimity secret but.

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Download E-books The Light of Day PDF

By Eric Ambler

The sunshine of Day used to be the root for Jules Dassin’s vintage movie, Topkapi.

When Arthur Abdel Simpson first spots Harper within the Athens airport, he acknowledges him as a vacationer unexpected with urban and short of a inner most driving force. In different phrases, the correct mark for Simpson’s model of entrepreneurship. yet Harper proves to be extra the spider than the fly whilst he catches Simpson riffling his pockets for traveler’s exams. quickly Simpson unearths himself blackmailed into riding a suspicious vehicle around the Turkish border. Then, while he's stuck back, this time via the police, he faces a call: cooperate with the Turks and undercover agent on his erstwhile colleagues or prove in a single of Turkey’s infamous prisons. The professionals suspect an tried coup, yet Harper and his gang of overseas jewel thieves have deliberate anything either much less sinister and masses, even more audacious.

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