By Agatha Christie
The Queen of puzzle has come to Harper Collins! Agatha Christie, the said mistress of suspense—creator of indomitable sleuth pass over Marple, meticulous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, and such a lot of different unforgettable characters—brings her whole oeuvre of creative whodunits, locked room mysteries, and difficult puzzles to Harper Paperbacks. while Lord Edgware Dies a so much unnatural loss of life, detective Poirot needs to resolve a such a lot confounding conundrum: if the most obvious killer, the slain peer’s spiteful spouse, didn’t do it, who did?
By Ann B. Ross
The ideal subsequent direction within the New York Times–bestselling series—plus dozens of recipes from Abbotsville’s top cooks
Autumn’s crisp chew is within the air, yet omit Julia quickly discovers that, regrettably, leaves aren’t the single issues falling. James, Hazel Marie’s housekeeper, has taken a foul tumble down a few stairs. How can Hazel Marie feed and look after him—not to say a husband, son, and dual child girls—when she slightly is aware how you can boil water? omit Julia swiftly organizes the women of Abbotsville to provide Hazel Marie cooking classes. yet earlier than she will be able to chill out, Hazel Marie’s shady preacher-uncle turns up—just as pass over Julia learns that James has roped younger Lloyd into a web scam!
Filled with mayhem, scrumptious recipes, and many steel-magnolia-style motion, Miss Julia Stirs Up Trouble is a ceremonial dinner from conceal to cover.
By Ellis Peters
In the summer time of 1138, battle among King Stephen and the Empress Maud takes Brother Cadfael from the quiet global of his backyard right into a battlefield of passions, deceptions, and loss of life. now not faraway from the protection of the abbey partitions, Shrewsbury fort falls, leaving its ninety-four defenders unswerving to the empress to hold as traitors. With a heavy center, Brother Cadfael concurs to bury the useless, in basic terms to make a grisly discovery: one additional sufferer that has been strangled, now not hanged.
This inventive option to eliminate a corpse tells Brother Cadfael that the killer is either smart and ruthless. yet one demise between such a lot of turns out unimportant to all however the stable Benedictine. He vows to discover the reality in the back of disparate clues: a woman in boy’s garments, a lacking treasure, and a unmarried damaged flower . . . the tiny little bit of proof that Cadfael believes can divulge a murderer’s black heart.
By Laurie R. King
Within the eerie barren region of Dartmoor, Sherlock Holmes summons his dedicated spouse and accomplice, Mary Russell, from her stories at Oxford to help the research of a loss of life and a few anxious phenomena of a decidedly supernatural beginning. during the mists of the moor there were sightings of a spectral trainer made up of bones wearing a lady long-ago accused of murdering her husband--and of a hound with a unmarried gleaming eye. Returning to the scene of 1 of his such a lot celebrated instances, The Hound of the Baskervilles, Holmes and Russell examine a secret darker and extra unforgiving than the moors themselves, in Laurie R. King's The Moor.
By Jussi Adler-Olsen
The New York Times and # 1 overseas bestselling writer Jussi Adler-Olsen returns with the 3rd booklet in his exhilarating division Q series.
Detective Carl Mørck holds in his palms a bottle that includes outdated and decayed message, written in blood. It is a cry for aid from younger brothers, tied and sure in a boathouse by means of the ocean. may perhaps or not it's genuine? who're those boys, and why weren’t they mentioned lacking? may perhaps they most likely nonetheless be alive?
Carl’s research will strength him to move paths with a lady caught in a determined marriage- her husband refuses to inform her the place he is going, what he does, how lengthy he'll be away. For days on finish she waits, and whilst he returns she needs to suffer his desires, his moods, his threats. yet sufficient is enough. She will discover the reality, irrespective of the price to her husband—or to herself.
Carl and his colleagues Assad and Rose needs to use all in their assets to discover the frightening fact during this heart-pounding Nordic mystery from the number 1 foreign bestselling writer Jussi Adler-Olsen.
By Agatha Christie
The Queen of puzzle has come to Harper Collins! Agatha Christie, the stated 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 creative whodunits, locked room mysteries, and confusing puzzles to Harper Paperbacks. The physique within the Library, wearing a night dress and particularly useless, is a stranger to the good Bantrys…so they invite leave out Marple into their domestic to investigate.
By Agatha Christie
Previously released within the print anthology The Harlequin Tea Set and different Stories.
In the excruciating warmth of the African sunlight, George Crozier is touring along with his new spouse, Deidre. they've got no longer been married lengthy, and George knows that his wife’s concepts are together with her first husband, who was once killed during this a part of Africa through the battle. during this hauntingly appealing story, Deidre is pressured to confront the truth of her situations: “While the sunshine lasts I shall take into account, and within the darkness I shall no longer forget.”
By Peter Leonard
Rome:McCabe and Chip, American alternate scholars, are approximately to turn into embroiled with a violent highway gang, a gorgeous Italian lady, and a mistaken kidnapping plan.Detroit:Sharon Vanelli's affair with Joey Palermo, a Mafia enforcer, is set to be came upon through her husband, Ray, a mystery carrier agent.Brilliantly plotted and shot via with wry humor, ALL HE observed was once the lady sees those narratives collide within the backstreets of Italy's oldest urban.
By Michael Innes
Revered nice paintings specialists are deceived in a single of the main fascinating homicide situations Inspector Appleby has ever confronted, starting with Gribble, a collector of forgeries whose newest acquisition is located to be a solid forgery! within the phrases of Appleby himself: “Those whom the gods desire to wreck, they first make mad. a little mad, for a begin. prone, say, to unreasonable jokes during enterprise. yet later—well, very mad indeed.”
By Agatha Christie
The Queen of puzzle has come to Harper Collins! Agatha Christie, the stated 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 whole oeuvre of inventive whodunits, locked room mysteries, and complicated puzzles to Harper Paperbacks. whilst a Hallowe’en Party turns lethal, it falls to Hercule Poirot to unmask a murderer.