By Camille Minichino
Science and Murder
Why physicist Eric Bensen is murdered in his suburban Boston laboratory, scientist-turned-crime-consultant Gloria Lamerino is named in to enquire. A former colleague of the sufferer, her realizing of Bensen's step forward examine on hydrogen and superconductivity convinces police detective and nearly beau Matt Gennaro that this can be a high-stakes crime without scarcity of suspects.
Bensen's study is a different lode with huge, immense power for utilities and large company. yet even nasty threats and the ransacking of her residence do not deter Gloria from exposing large-scale tampering, deception and fraud through the contributors of Bensen's crew. whilst the individual with the main to realize from Bensen's dying is murdered, to boot, it takes her such a lot extraordinary analytical abilities to spot a killer -- both decided to ensure this situation is Gloria's last.
keep on with Alberto Gimaldi, code-cracker and bibliophile, as he unravels the secret of an unlimited library and discovers the treachery of the librarian Castellemare. what's the hidden plot of the library, and the way will this most unlikely position set into movement a catastrophic narrative through the crafty textual manipulation of unwitting brokers within the actual global? what's the buried and mystery connection among all textual content and all existence? a unique of darkish secret, infinity, and a compelling tale for all those that love books and book-related enigmas. Codes, ciphers, and the sinister look forward to those that might set foot contained in the countless Library. this is often the 1st publication of the trilogy.
It s been years considering writer Thom Mortenson has been again to Garrison, Colorado. As a part of the committee who invited the bestselling author to talk on the library fundraising gain, Sadie Hoffmiller desires every thing to be excellent all the way down to the selfmade devils meals cake she baked herself. definitely, homicide was once now not at the menu. while Thoms supervisor finally ends up lifeless on degree, Sadie jumps in to supply her assistance and services to investigators. but if the police refuse to take her heavily, Sadie has no selection yet to pursue justice on her personal. in any case, is Sadie guilty if she retains stumbling over info? Can Sadie flip her again while humans intricately woven into the deception preserve crossing her course? together with her son, Shawn, at her part, her recognition at the line, and an entire forged of suspicious characters, Sadie Hoffmiller is once more cooking her method via a case that provides way more questions than solutions.
By Tarquin Hall
In a single of the 10 most sensible mysteries of the 12 months (Seattle Times), deepest investigator Vish Puri turns into embroiled in a high-stakes secret regarding one in every of India’s such a lot arguable commodities: love.
When Ram and Tulsi fall in love, the younger woman’s mom and dad are useless set opposed to the union. She’s from a high-caste kinfolk; he’s from the bottom strata of Indian society. younger Tulsi’s father locks her up and delivers to seek down the “loverboy dog.” thankfully, India’s Love Commandos, a real-life staff of volunteers devoted to supporting mixed-caste undefined, come to the rescue. yet simply once they unlock Tulsi, Ram is mysteriously snatched from his hiding place.
The activity of discovering him falls to India’s “Most deepest Investigator.” regrettably, Vish Puri isn't having a superb month. He’s didn't get better a cache of stolen jewels. His pockets has been stolen, and he’s having to depend on his infuriating Mummy-ji to get it again. And to most sensible all of it, his archrival, investigator Hari Kumar, is additionally attempting to find Ram. To reunite the star-crossed fans and reclaim his rightful position as India’s unchallenged “Most deepest Investigator,” Puri and his group of operatives needs to infiltrate Ram’s village and navigate the caste politics formed by means of millennia-old prejudices.
Critics hailed The Case of the lethal Butter poultry, the final installment within the Vish Puri secret sequence, as Tarquin Hall’s most sensible but, asserting that every publication has “raised the stakes subtly” (The Huffington Post). Now, “once back, India’s such a lot inner most Investigator solves his case with panache” (Kirkus Reviews).
By Carolyn Keene
Whilst Nancy arrives on the McGuire's health ranch in Arizona, she discovers that the way forward for the ranch is being threatened through unexplained injuries. Teaming up with a ghost, Nancy starts off her look for a priceless number of old Kachina dolls and hunts for her elusive adversary, who's made up our minds to avoid the ranch from operating.
By Ellis Peters
The cloistered partitions of Shrewsbury Abbey have continually safe Brother Cadfael from the raging Civil struggle. but if scuffling with escalates among Empress Maud and King Stephen, the battle takes a dangerous step towards him. Taken prisoner within the conflict for Maud's land is Olivier de Bretagne, Brother Cadfael's personal son- born due to a short encouter thirty years previous. Now Brother Cadfael resolves to plead for his son's liberate at a peace convention scheduled to ensue in Coventry; yet there is not any signal of Olivier there. After a lot soul looking out, Cadfael makes the tricky selection to wreck his monastic vows, leaving Coventry with no permission- simply because he understands he needs to do every thing in his energy to discover his son.
By Dick Francis
A high-class, transcontinental horse-racing junket will be an idyllic getaway for the super-rich.
But one passenger in this educate is a sociopath, a genius at blackmail and felony corruption—and he plans to take each person for every little thing they have got.
Ett postrån på försommaren i Stockholm följs innan året är slut av televisionå mord. Att det finns ett samband mellan händelserna framkommer vartefter. males när polisens utredare until slut kommer gärningsmannen på spåren börjar det kärva. Vissa prominenta personer har intresse av att hemlighålla spaningen. Kriminalinspektörerna Jarnebring och Johansson får anledning att konstatera att de verkligt stora bovarna ofta går fria, och det gör dem ursinniga.
Grisfesten är den första romanen om Lars Johansson och hans kollegor. Denna numera klassiska polisroman utkom första gången 1978, sålde i stora upplagor och filmatiserades som Mannen från Mallorca.
By Stuart Woods
A standalone novel from Stuart Woods, the #1 New York Times bestselling writer of the Stone Barrington and Holly Barker series...
Murder isn't really a spectator sport.
Chuck Chandler has choked on a couple of occasion—first as a professional tennis participant at Wimbledon, then as a womanizing trainer at posh tennis golf equipment round the kingdom. Now at Key West's previous Racquet membership, Chuck will get concerned with the inaccurate married woman—the attractive Clare Carras, married to an enigmatic older man—and quickly he's in excess of his head.
Enter Tommy Sculley, a retired ny murder detective who has simply joined the foremost West strength, and his younger eco-friendly accomplice, Daryl Haynes, who seems to be smarter than he seems. as much as their necks in an research of a strange obvious murder, the 2 detectives slightly retain afloat in murky waters. occasions take them from the Florida Keys to l. a. and again, as a plot emerges that comprises not just the harmful Clare, yet a livid West Coast mob boss decided to come again what's his at any cost.
By John Mortimer
With Rumpole Rests His Case, legions of enthusiasts welcomed again the curmudgeonly London barrister that they had savored for years. In Rumpole and the Primrose Path's six new tales, Horace Rumpole, regardless of a center assault that left him at death's door within the earlier quantity, deftly parries every thing from the admonitions of his spouse, Hilda, to the vagaries of his felony colleagues and their new director of promoting, Luci-with her cellphone, company jargon, and shiny brochures, employed to provide their chambers a brand new photograph.
The identify tale unearths him in a truly doubtful convalescent domestic struggling with a thin-lipped head nurse and befriending a junior one, Dotty. notwithstanding the dying of an aged sufferer is shrouded in secrecy, it isn't until eventually Rumpole is again in chambers that he learns of police suspicions-and of the homicide cost opposed to which he needs to safeguard younger Dotty. Presuming Rumpole is quickly to run out, Luci has been making plans his memorial provider, however the witty and irreverent Rumpole, sharp as ever, is way from striking up his wig!