Download E-books The Silkworm (A Cormoran Strike Novel) PDF

By Robert Galbraith

Private investigator Cormoran Strike returns in a brand new secret from Robert Galbraith, writer of the number one foreign bestseller The Cuckoo's Calling.

When novelist Owen Quine is going lacking, his spouse calls in deepest detective Cormoran Strike. in the beginning, Mrs. Quine simply thinks her husband has long past off by way of himself for a number of days--as he has performed before--and she desires Strike to discover him and convey him home.
But as Strike investigates, it turns into transparent that there's extra to Quine's disappearance than his spouse realizes. The novelist has simply accomplished a manuscript that includes toxic pen-portraits of virtually all people he is familiar with. If the unconventional have been to be released, it will damage lives--meaning that there are many those who may want him silenced.
When Quine is located brutally murdered less than extraordinary situations, it turns into a race opposed to time to appreciate the inducement of a ruthless killer, a killer not like any Strike has encountered before...
A compulsively readable crime novel with twists at each flip, THE SILKWORM is the second one within the hugely acclaimed sequence that includes Cormoran Strike and his decided younger assistant, Robin Ellacott.

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Download E-books A Descent Into Hell: The True Story of an Altar Boy, a Cheerleader, and a Twisted Texas Murder PDF

By Kathryn Casey

Bright, beautiful, and either from solid households, college of Texas university scholar Colton Pitonyak and colourful redhead Jennifer Cave had the realm at their beckoning. Cave, an ex-cheerleader, had simply landed an exhilarating new activity, whereas a big-money scholarship to UT's prestigious enterprise institution lured Pitonyak to Austin. but the previous altar boy had a gloomy, unpredictable streak, one who ensnared him within the perilous underworld of gear and weapons. while Jennifer did not appear for paintings on August 18, 2005, her mom turned apprehensive. Sharon Cave's seek resulted in Colton's West Campus house, the place Jennifer's kinfolk stumbled on a scene worthwhile of the grisliest horror motion picture. in the meantime, Colton Pitonyak was once nowhere to be found.

A Descent Into Hell is the gripping real tale of 1 of the main brutal slayings in UT history—and the wild "Bonnie and Clyde-like" flight from justice of a cold-blooded younger killer and his would-be female friend, who claimed that her unquestioning allegiance to Pitonyak was once "just the best way I roll."

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Download E-books Postscriptum (Van In, Book 28) PDF

By Pieter Aspe

In Frankrijk wordt een pelgrim die te voet onderweg is naar Santiago de Compostela vermoord. De boeteling blijkt afkomstig uit Brugge en zo raakt de onvolprezen commissaris Pieter Van In bij de moordzaak betrokken. through het onderzoek komt Van In in touch met een bekende Brugse familie met een verleden dat teruggaat tot het Belgische koloniale tijdperk. De fresh overleden grootvader used to be namelijk de leider van een huurlingenleger dat de zelfstandigheid van de rijke provincie Katanga moest bevechten. Het gerucht gaat dat hij voor zijn militaire prestaties meer dan rijkelijk beloond werd door het Katangese regime. Toch leefde onze held in Brugge zeker niet in grote welstand en sterft hij veeleer in eenzaamheid. Dan duiken er documenten op die gewagen... van een goudschat. De hebzucht van de familie kent geen grenzen meer… Wordt de schat gevonden en wat is het verband met de raadselachtige moord op de Brugse pelgrim?

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Download E-books The Take PDF

By Martina Cole

Freddie Jackson is simply out of felony. He's performed his time, made the precise connections, and now he's able to use them.

His spouse Jackie desires of getting her husband domestic, yet she's forgotten the rows, the violence and the ladies Freddie can't depart alone.

Bitter, green with envy and more and more volatile, Jackie sees her existence collapse whereas her little sister Maggie's famous person rises. In love with Freddie's cousin Jimmy, Maggie is decided to not turn out like her sister.

Families should still stick jointly yet at the back of closed doorways, jealousy and betrayal fester until eventually everyone's lifestyles is contaminated. For the Jacksons, loyalty can't win out. of their international you could belief nobody. of their international everyone seems to be at the take.

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Download E-books Shark River (Doc Ford, Book 8) PDF

By Randy Wayne White

The prior comes disconcertingly alive for document Ford, in a chain that maintains to develop in acceptance and acclaim.

Randy Wayne White's Ten Thousand Islands used to be "one of the main pleasing thrillers in contemporary memory" wrote the Chicago Tribune, and the starred evaluation in Publishers Weekly stated, "Of the entire writers [in] the Florida mayhem increase, simply White can declare to have created a sequence hero to check Hemingway's memorable outdoorsmen and John D. MacDonald's much-missed Travis McGee." And now White has created his such a lot electrifying novel yet.

On a operating holiday to Guava Key, marine biologist document Ford notices woman joggers who keep on with an analogous path whilst on a daily basis. He can't aid pondering how effortless it'd be for a predator to discover them, too. because it seems, he isn't the single one. There appear to be progressively more predators those days.

Forced to step in, Ford unearths himself focused on a narrative of intrigue and revenge that turns into extra harmful with each turn-and a few of them hit beautiful just about domestic. upload to Bahamian relative he by no means knew he had, a letter resulting in a treasure that can or won't exist, and a few prior background that turns into very alarmingly current, and his existence has unexpectedly turn into very advanced. let alone the possibility of his dying. . . .

Filled with crackling energy and surroundings, and a few of the easiest suspense characters in fiction, Shark River is a triumph of storytelling.

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Download E-books The Murder on the Links: A Hercule Poirot Mystery (Hercule Poirot Mysteries) PDF

By Agatha Christie

The Queen of poser has come to Harper Collins! Agatha Christie, the said mistress of suspense—creator of indomitable sleuth leave out Marple, meticulous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, and such a lot of different unforgettable characters—brings her complete oeuvre of inventive whodunits, locked room mysteries, and complicated puzzles to Harper Paperbacks. In Murder at the Links, Poirot makes an attempt to resolve the grisly conundrum of now not one, yet lifeless our bodies came upon on a French golfing course.

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Download E-books Dead Weight (The Lizzy Gardner Series) PDF

By T.R. Ragan

Private investigator Lizzy Gardner understands a specific thing or approximately dwelling long ago. As undefined, she used to be terrorized via a serial killer, a trial that haunted her for greater than a decade earlier than the maniac used to be eventually stopped. So whilst terminally unwell Ruth Fullerton begs Lizzy to reopen the chilly case into her daughter’s disappearance, it’s challenging to decline. greater than two decades have handed given that Carol Fullerton vanished, forsaking her motor vehicle through the facet of a California highway. The police wrote her off as a runaway, but anything tells Lizzy the reality isn’t so basic…

Carol’s chilly case has slightly began to thaw while Andrea Kramer exhibits up at Lizzy’s door. Andrea’s sister, Diane, has been lacking for months, and she’s confident a charismatic weight loss guru—part Tony Robbins and half Richard Simmons—is dependable. Diane was once overweight, yet might her obsession with removing extra weight have ended in her disappearance?

As if energetic lacking individuals instances weren’t adequate, Lizzy is usually attempting to deal with her teenage assistants, together with one as wounded and haunted through her previous as Lizzy.

Fast-paced and deftly plotted, this extraordinary follow-up to the best-selling Abducted unearths Sacramento PI Lizzy Gardner in over her head—but extra made up our minds than ever to aid these not anyone else will.

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Download E-books A Family Affair PDF

By Rex Stout

What can make Nero Wolfe so made up our minds to unravel against the law that he will be keen to paintings fullyyt with out rate or shopper? What wouldn't it take to place him, for the 1st time, perplexed? What may make him so offended approximately at case that he could refuse to talk to the police, whether he has to spend fifty-one hours in detention center consequently? by no means earlier than within the Nero Wolfe books has Rex Stout proven us the extremes to which the best detective on this planet could be driven, yet by no means prior to has a bomb blown up within the previous brownstone on West thirty fifth road, murdering somebody correct less than Wolfe's nostril. while in October 1974 Pierre Ducos, considered one of Wolfe's favourite waiters at Rusterman's, Wolfe's favourite eating place, dies simply down the corridor from Archie's bed room, Wolfe is understandably wanting to locate the offender, but if that homicide by some means turns into hooked up with tape recorders, Washington legal professionals, and perhaps even a conspiracy to impede justice, his fury turns into so severe that even Archie is wondered. not just is that this a superb bankruptcy within the Nero Wolfe legend; A kin Affair is a perfect secret novel that are supposed to catch many new enthusiasts and should pride (and amaze) the long-standing admirers of Wolfe and Archie.

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Download E-books Waiting Period PDF

By Hubert Selby Jr.

"I love the ebook since it transcends style and magnificence. . . . It’s fantastic."—Paul Morley, BBC 2 television Newsnight Review

A guy pulls again from the threshold of suicide while his software to shop for a gun with which to shoot himself is -delayed. rather than throwing his lifestyles away, he makes a decision to spend all his effort and time doing away with those that he feels should die. With a renewed zest for residing, he embarks on a cheerful killing spree, having discovered the genuine objective of his existence.

"Like all nice writers, Selby doesn't resolution questions. He in simple terms increases them to a pitch so severe that just a scream or a prayer can cease the pain."—San Francisco Chronicle

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Download E-books On the Run PDF

By Iris Johansen

For 8 years, unmarried mom Grace Archer has been residing a picture-perfect lifestyles elevating her daughter on a horse farm within the small city of Tallanville, Alabama. staring at Frankie develop right into a gifted and assured younger lady has made Grace as satisfied as any mom might desire to be. satisfied sufficient, even, to overlook the prior. however the earlier by no means particularly is going away. that's why a undeniable charismatic guy additionally moved to Tallanville 8 years in the past to monitor over her.

But whilst violence threatens to shatter Grace and Frankie's idyllic domestic, the ready is over. The ghosts of the earlier have lower back. and they are hungry for blood. Now Grace needs to resume an identification she suggestion she had dispose of eternally, and fit wits with an opponent as lethal as he's crafty. The prize: a unprecedented mystery that basically she will spread. The forfeit: wasting the article extra worthy to her than existence itself.

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