Aftermath (Hennessey and Yellich Mysteries)

By Peter Turnbull

The most up-to-date Hennessey and Yellich secret - whilst 5 corpses in quite a few states of decomposition are discovered chained to the partitions of a kitchen backyard, Hennessey and Yellich quick commence their research. The lately deceased proprietor of the home used to be housebound for the final twenty-five years, and so might have had no inspiration of the appalling crimes occurring yards away. at the beginning, there doesn’t appear to be a lot to head on – the sufferers seem to have little in universal – yet Hennessey and Yellich comprehend that the lifeless needs to carry the clues they wish . . .

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Last Scene Alive (Aurora Teagarden Mysteries, No. 7)

By Charlaine Harris

From the New York Times bestselling writer of lifeless Over Heels and the Sookie Stackhouse novels.

Roe remains to be in mourning over her husband's loss of life whilst a film corporation arrives in Lawrenceton. they have come to make a movie in keeping with a e-book written by means of her one-time boyfriend Robin Crusoe, a publication that distinctive their shared research of a chain of murders that happened years before.

but if the lead actress-who is enjoying Roe-is killed, Robin and Roe sign up for forces once more to thwart a killer, with out figuring out that Roe herself is the subsequent aim.

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A Question of Identity. (Simon Serrailler, Book 7)

By Susan Hill

Susan Hill- the fellow Booker Prize nominee and winner of the Whitbread, Somerset Maugham, and John Llewellyn Rhys awards- returns with a gripping secret "eagerly awaited via all aficionados" (P.D. James).

A fairly disagreeable homicide, that of a truly previous girl in a housing undertaking, rocks town of Lafferton. The assassin has left a particular "sign" at the physique and on the scene of crime. a few weeks later, the same homicide happens, and a month or so later, so does another.

Initial investigations observe that the mysterious "sign" left at the physique used to be the calling card of a suspect who used to be charged with a number of murders within the northwest of the rustic, attempted yet acquitted at the grounds of inadequate proof. All symptoms recommend that this individual has easily vanished. Or is he correct lower than their noses? Simon Serrailler is obliged to make delve deeper and scratch out solutions, during this addictive secret of surpassing darkness via the bestselling Susan Hill.

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The Case of the Deadly Butter Chicken: A Vish Puri Mystery (Vish Puri Mysteries)

By Tarquin Hall

Now that includes mouthwatering recipes from the Vish Puri family members kitchen, this installment in Tarquin Hall’s secret sequence deals a flavor of India along the fun of a wealthy and pleasant whodunit mystery.

Dubbed “a splendidly enticing P.I.” (The Times, London), Tarquin Hall’s impossible to resist protagonist Vish Puri has turn into a global favourite via a chain that “splendidly inspires the colour and bustle of Delhi and the tang of up to date India” (Seattle Times). Now the gormandizing, spectacularly mustachioed sleuth reveals himself dealing with down his maximum fears in an explosive case concerning the Indian and Pakistani mafias.

When the aged father of a best Pakistani cricketer enjoying in a brand new multimillion-dollar cricket league dies frothing on the mouth in the course of a post-match dinner, it’s no longer an easy case of Delhi stomach. His butter fowl has been poisoned. to unravel the case, Puri needs to penetrate the region’s geared up crime, following a path that leads deep into Pakistan—the kingdom within which many individuals of the P.I.’s kin have been massacred through the 1947 partition of India. The final piece of the puzzle, despite the fact that, turns up in the direction of domestic whilst Puri learns of the single one who can determine the killer. regrettably it's the one individual on the planet with whom he has sworn by no means to paintings: his Mummy-ji.

With riotously enjoyable prose, a boisterous forged of characters, and a pitch-perfect feel of position, Tarquin corridor has crafted a gripping whodunit that takes us deep into Indian historical past and society. He brings a highly attractive tradition to lifestyles with all its attractions, sounds, smells, meals, and complexity. because the identify implies, The Case of the lethal Butter Chicken is a succulent learn by means of a author on the best of his video game.

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Mad About the Boy?

By Dolores Gordon-Smith

"Recaptures the energy and insouciance of the Golden Age of writers."--Robert Barnard

It's the peak of summer season, 1923. At a ball in Sussex, former Royal Flying Corps pilot Jack Haldean investigates an obvious suicide, yet every little thing is thrown into chaos while a gaggle of Russian revolutionaries turns into excited about the affair. In a case regarding deception, greed, jealousy, kidnapping, torture, and extra homicide, Jack will face an agonizing selection.

Dolores Gordon-Smith is the writer of A Fete Worse than Death, the 1st within the Jack Haldean sequence. She is married with 5 daughters and lives in Cheshire, uk.

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Among Thieves

By David Hosp

Bestselling writer David Hosp returns along with his so much exciting novel yet...


In 1990, $300 million worthy of work have been stolen from Boston's Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in what is still one of many maximum unsolved paintings thefts of the 20th century. Now, approximately two decades later, the case threatens to damage broad open. participants of Boston's legal underground are turning up useless. yet those aren't any usual murders. The M.O. of the assaults indicates the involvement of somebody proficient via the IRA. but if Scott Finn learns that one among his consumers, Devon Malley, was once a part of the heist, he is quick drawn into the crossfire, and into the renewed hunt for the lacking artwork-a hunt which may expense Finn and his colleagues their lives.

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The King's Evil (Christopher Redmayne)

By Edward Marston

In a London ravaged via the nice fireplace, Christopher Redmayne envisages the rebuilding of the town. he's thrown including Jonathan Bale, a decidedly Puritan constable, whilst one among his consumers is killed, prime the pair on a trip throughout the darkish underbelly of London and the hedonistic courtroom. assembly within the ashes, Christopher Redmayne, an architect with Cavalier instincts, and Jonathan Bale are infrequently kindred spirits. Redmayne dedicates himself to rebuilding the town that Bale believes used to be destroyed by means of its personal internal corruption. the 2 males are thrown jointly once they trap thieves who're stealing from the home that Redmayne has designed for Sir Ambrose Northcott. The foul homicide of Sir Ambrose joins them back, albeit reluctantly, in a fancy and dangerous research that takes them in the course of the brothels and gaming homes of London, throughout to Paris, and again back to the hedonistic courtroom.

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W is for Wasted (Kinsey Millhone Mysteries)

By Sue Grafton

Of the number one New York Times bestselling Kinsey Millhone sequence, NPR stated, “Makes me want there have been greater than 26 letters.”

W is for...wanderer...worthless...wronged...W is for Wasted.

Two useless males replaced the process my lifestyles that fall. one among them I knew and the opposite I’d by no means laid eyes on until eventually I observed him within the morgue.

the 1st was once a neighborhood PI of suspect attractiveness. He’d been gunned down close to the seashore at Santa Teresa. It gave the impression of a theft long past undesirable. the opposite was once at the seashore six weeks later. He’d been drowsing tough. most likely homeless. No identity. A slip of paper with Millhone’s identify and quantity used to be in his pants pocket. The coroner requested her to come back to the morgue to determine if she may perhaps identification him.

likely unrelated deaths, one a homicide, the opposite it sounds as if of ordinary causes.

But as Kinsey digs deeper into the secret of the toilet Doe, a few very unusual linkages start to emerge. not only among the 2 sufferers, but additionally to Kinsey’s previous. And earlier than lengthy Kinsey, via no fault of her personal, is carefully compromised…

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