Download By Hook or by Crook (A Crochet Mystery) by Betty Hechtman PDF

By Betty Hechtman

Meet the satisfied crafter who believes each secret could be unraveled. Meet the chuffed crafter who believes each secret may be unraveled.

Molly Pink's crochet team has a brand new secret on their fingers once they discover a paper bag that encompasses a be aware that speaks of regret, a diary access of the sorrow of parting, and a classy piece of filet crochet that gives an vague clue in images. issues get much more advanced once they locate the gifted crocheter-murdered by way of a field of poisoned marzipan apples.

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Download Undercurrent (DI Andy Horton, Book 9) by Pauline Rowson PDF

By Pauline Rowson

Whilst naval historian Dr. Douglas Spalding is located lifeless in Portsmouth's ancient Dockyard, the most important Crime staff is adamant it really is suicide. while one other physique is located in comparable conditions Horton is confident they're homicide; yet now not so his bosses. The deaths have all of the hallmarks of a cover-up on the maximum point, yet who's at the back of it and why? As Horton will get towards the reality and uncovers a private twist, anyone is decided to forestall him from discovering the killer . . .

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Download A Fatal Stain (A Daring Finds Mystery, Book 3) by Elise Hyatt PDF

By Elise Hyatt

Out damned spot!

As her marriage ceremony to detective Cas Wolfe methods, Candyce "Dyce" Dare, sole proprietor (and worker) of the furnishings refinishing enterprise bold reveals desperately must locate anything to do to prevent sitting down and making plans the development along with her mom and her ally (particularly considering the fact that she suspects their plans contain having her cat costume in a tuxedo). engaged on a desk she lately obtained at a backyard sale matches the invoice.

Until her sanding efforts discover a traumatic stain--one that appears love it may be blood. Dyce understands that, with a fiance who's a policeman, mom and dad who personal a secret bookstall, and a contemporary heritage of inadvertent involvement in homicide instances, she will be able to be liable to seeing issues that aren't there. yet then she discovers that the table's earlier proprietor has long gone missing--and once again, she is drawn right into a solve-it-yourself secret undertaking. And while Dyce starts off a undertaking, she simply has to determine it through...

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Download The Songmaster by Di Morrissey PDF

By Di Morrissey

A well timed and profound novel that entrances and entertains.

In Melbourne, a child lady is located deserted within the Victorian artwork Gallery. She is wrapped in a scarf embellished with a motif that hyperlinks her to old rock work within the Kimberley. . .

In l. a., a film producer's death daughter is haunted via nightmares after vacationing the Kimberley. . .
And it's to the Kimberley that ex-nun Beth Van Horton brings a disparate crew of guests whose lives could be replaced forever.

The Kimberley - a land that cradles Australia's historical treasures - can also be domestic to a humans whose robust secrets and techniques may well release the long run for contemporary mankind.

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Download Darkest Room by Johan Theorin PDF

By Johan Theorin

'The lifeless are our neighbours far and wide at the island, and you've got to get used to it.'

It is sour mid-winter at the Swedish island of Oland, and Katrine and Joakim Westin have moved with their young children to the boarded-up manor residence at Eel aspect. yet their distant idyll is quickly shattered while Katrine is located drowned off the rocks within sight. As Joakim struggles to maintain his sanity within the wake of the tragedy, the previous condominium starts off to exert an odd carry over him.

Joakim hasn't ever been the least bit superstitious, yet from the place are these whispering noises coming? To whom does his daughter name out within the evening? And why is the barn door for ever ajar?

As the top of the 12 months ways, and the notorious wintry weather hurricane strikes in throughout Oland, Joakim starts to worry that the main spine-chilling tale he's heard approximately Eel aspect may well certainly be real: that each Christmas the lifeless return..

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Download The Frozen Shroud (Lake District Mystery, Book 6) by Martin Edwards PDF

By Martin Edwards

'The query that haunts us all. simply what's it that drives an individual to kill?'

In Ravenbank, a distant group within the Lake District, Hallowe'en is especially chilling. it's a time for telling the tale of the Faceless girl, a tender housemaid brutally murdered in a close-by lane, her corpse came across with a makeshift shroud frozen to her battered face. And 5 years in the past, the story turned much more unsettling while one other girl was once murdered in just an analogous grisly manner.

Daniel sort, a expert within the background of homicide, turns into eager about the previous circumstances, and starts to wonder if the most obvious suspects quite did dedicate the crimes. whereas Daniel attends a Hallowe'en get together in Ravenbank, loss of life returns for a 3rd time to the attractive yet eerily remoted spot. once again, the sufferer is a girl – and once again her broken face is shrouded from view.

The newest scary homicide provides DCI Hannah Scarlett, head of the chilly Case assessment group, with the hardest problem of her occupation. Is the case associated with the 2 previous killings - and if this is the case, how? Hannah and Daniel sign up for forces in an try and clear up the perplexing secret. yet in doing so, either could be pressured to confront ghosts from their very own pasts . . .

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Download Black Hornet (Lew Griffin, Book 3) by James Sallis PDF

By James Sallis

A sniper looks in Nineteen Sixties New Orleans, a sun-baked urban of Black Panthers and different separatists. 5 humans were fatally shot. while the 6th sufferer is killed, Lew Griffin is status beside her. He's black and she's white, and notwithstanding they're digital strangers, it's left to Griffin to avenge her demise, or not less than to attempt and make a few experience of it. His not going allies comprise a crusading black journalist, an established provider of mercenary hands and troops, and bail bondsman Frankie DeNoux.

Yet it's the personality of Lew Griffin that takes heart level, as in each one of Sallis's hugely praised books. he's by means of now, good so that it will turning into what he'll be; violent, type, contradictory, alcoholic. either naïve and clever, he's a guy cursed through unspeakable demons. still, he's probably encircled by means of redemptive angels, watching for a gap.

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Download A Quiet Flame (Bernard Gunther, Book 5) by Philip Kerr PDF

By Philip Kerr

While he brought Bernie Gunther within the unique Berlin Noir trilogy, Philip Kerr instantly demonstrated himself as a mystery author on par with Raymond Chandler. His new Bernie Gunther novels have gained him comparisons with Alan Furst, John le Carré, and Graham Greene. A Quiet Flame unearths Gunther in Argentina, circa 1950, the place he- falsely accused of Nazi conflict crimes-has been provided a brand new existence and a fresh passport by way of the Perón govt. however the difficult, fast-talking detective doesn't have the posh of laying low whilst a serial killer- whose crimes could achieve again to Berlin earlier than the war-is mutilating younger women. Taut, gritty, and loaded with evocative historic aspect, A Quiet Flame is between Kerr's top paintings but.

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Download A Puzzle in a Pear Tree (Puzzle Lady Mystery, Book 4) by Parnell Hall PDF

By Parnell Hall

The Chicago Sun-Times crowns Parnell Hall's Puzzle woman mysteries "a pleasure for fanatics of either crosswords and frothy crime detection...Cora Felton is a adorable and distinct sleuth." Now the crime-solving powers of the inimitable Cora and her smart niece, Sherry Carter, are placed to the final word attempt as they sq. off opposed to a xmas killer who hides in the white-and-black shadows of an acrostic....

A Puzzle In A Pear Tree

'Tis the season to be jolly, yet Cora Felton, shanghaied into "The Twelve Days of Christmas" as a such a lot reluctant maid-a-milking, has each correct to believe like a grinch. while anyone steals the partridge from the pear tree and replaces it with a cryptic puzzle she has no desire of fixing, it's virtually greater than the Puzzle woman can undergo. yet then boastful crossword author Harvey Beerbaum solves the acrostic, and it seems to be a poem promising the demise of an actress. this is often extra love it! may the possibility be aimed toward Cora and her thespian debut? Or at Sherry, one of many ladies-dancing? Or at Sherry's nemesis, the pageant's predatory lead, Becky Baldwin?

Cora and Sherry slightly have time for a secret, what with trimming Christmas bushes and purchasing Christmas provides, yet rehearsals cross on, below police protection--until a killer moves in other places in a such a lot unforeseen manner.Ordinarily Cora Felton will be extremely joyful to have murders to unravel. yet this time she unearths herself vying with a traveling Scotland backyard inspector who looks to have an all-too-personal stake in fixing the crimes. Cora does too while her personal niece turns into a first-rate suspect and the assassin moves back.

Is anyone attempting to close down the Christmas festival? Cora will be in basic terms too satisfied if that have been the case, yet she fears the secrets and techniques lie deeper. Now she is interviewing witnesses, breaking into hotel rooms, discovering proof, planting proof, and having a merry outdated time. actually, she will be completely happy--if this wasn't becoming a Christmas to die for!

From the Hardcover edition.

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Download Death in the Clouds (Hercule Poirot, Book 12) by Agatha Christie PDF

By Agatha Christie

From seat No. nine, Hercule Poirot used to be preferably put to watch his fellow air passengers. Over to his correct sat a fine looking younger girl, truly infatuated with the fellow contrary; forward, in seat No. thirteen, sat a countess with a poorly hid cocaine behavior; around the gangway in seat No. eight, a detective author was once being stricken by means of an competitive wasp. What Poirot didn't but notice was once that in the back of him, in seat No. 2, sat the slumped, dead physique of a lady.

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