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Download E-books Wrack and Rune (Peter Shandy, Book 3) PDF

Download E-books Wrack and Rune (Peter Shandy, Book 3) PDF

By Charlotte MacLeod

Unique e-book: 1982

A ugly homicide leads Professor Peter Shandy to discover an old Viking curseWhen 105-year-old Hilda Horsefall tells younger reporter Cronkite Swope of a stone carved with Norse runes that after sat within the within reach woods, the author starts off salivating on the considered breaking the scoop that Vikings as soon as marauded via their sleepy Massachusetts nation-state. yet whereas he’s jotting down notes, a scream jewelry out, and Cronkite unearths a bigger tale. A farmhand has been burned to dying by means of quicklime, and Cronkite will get an specific scoop. In this neck of latest England, unusual deaths are normally observed Professor Peter Shandy, the one neighborhood with the information to attach fearsome quicklime to the Vikings of previous. yet as he digs into the traditional secret, he unearths the forgotten Norse gods will not be above difficult a latest sacrifice.

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Download E-books Weerloos (Cel 5, Book 1) PDF

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By Luc Deflo

Op een slechtverlichte weg verliest Jozef Michiels de controle over het stuur. Zijn Toyota duikt de berm in, en als hij op zoek gaat naar hulp wordt hij aangereden door een dronken chauffeur en sterft ter plekke.
Speciaal commissaris Fernand De Decker wordt opgeroepen. Hij haast zich naar de onheilsplek, waar hij beseft dat Cel five, in het leven geroepen om de 'vergeten kinderdossiers' van onder het stof te halen, voorbij wordt gesneld door het heden.
Het blijkt het startschot van een waanzinnige race tegen de tijd.

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Download E-books The Thief PDF

Download E-books The Thief PDF

By Fuminori Nakamura

A literary crime masterpiece that follows a jap pickpocket misplaced to the machinations of destiny. Bleak and oozing existential dread, The Thief is just unforgettable.  

The Thief is a pro pickpocket. nameless in his adapted go well with, he weaves out and in of Tokyo crowds, stealing wallets from strangers so easily occasionally he doesn’t even have in mind the clutch. most folks are only a blur to him, anonymous faces from whom he chooses his sufferers. He has no relatives, no buddies, no connections.... yet he does have a previous, which eventually catches up with him whilst Ishikawa, his first companion, reappears in his existence, and gives him a role he can’t refuse. It’s a simple activity: tie up an previous wealthy guy, thieve the contents of the secure. nobody will get harm. in basic terms the day after the activity does he study that the previous guy used to be a well known baby-kisser, and that he was once brutally killed after the theft. And now the Thief is stuck in a tangle even he may not be capable of escape.

From the Hardcover edition.

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Download E-books Trauma PDF

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By Ulla Bolinder

Sjuttonåriga Jenny Sjöberg försvinner från en fest och hittas två dagar senare död i ett dike.
Enligt polisen tyder hennes skador på att hon har mördats. I bostadsområdet har flera upprörande händelser nyligen inträffat, och många frågar sig nu om det döda fåret i hagen, mopedgängets trakasserier eller blottaren som går omkring i lekparkerna och försöker locka until sig barn kan ha något med hennes död att göra. Genom olika berättarröster och skiftande perspektiv växer bilden av Jenny och hennes tillvaro fram. Kan det vara någon i hennes närmaste omgivning som har dödat henne, eller har hon fallit provide fören okänd förövare?

Trauma är en bred och realistisk skildring av människor kan uppleva och påverkas av olyckor, övergrepp, våld och död.

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Download E-books Death On a High Floor: A Legal Thriller PDF

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By Charles Rosenberg

Whilst much-despised Marbury Marfan senior accomplice Simon Rafer turns up in a chilly pool of blood with an ornate dagger in his again, it comes as a shock to no one—least of all to Robert Tarza, who's first at the scene. A long-time companion at Marbury, Tarza understands dozens of lawyers within the enterprise who had sturdy cause to wish Rafer within the floor. yet regardless of his personal many years of clash with Rafer—and a up to date heated quarrel over a unprecedented historical coin Simon acquired from him—Robert by no means imagined that murder Detective Spritz may 0 in on him as major suspect.
As Spritz’s case builds with uncanny velocity, Robert speedy falls from his revered place at Marbury to a felony being dragged throughout the tabloids. with his kick-butt safeguard legal professional, Jenna James, he's pressured to play detective in a race to discover the genuine killer—and uncovers an internet of fraud among his closest colleagues within the technique. in any case, simply Jenna’s untested trial abilities can continue him out of criminal.

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Download E-books The Mermaids Singing (Dr. Tony Hill & Carol Jordan Mysteries) PDF

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By Val McDermid

This was once the summer season he came upon what he wanted--at a ugly museum of criminology remote the crushed song of extra timid travelers. Visions of torture encouraged his fantasies like a muse. it'll end up so extraordinarily fulfilling.

The our bodies of 4 males were found within the city of Bradfield. Enlisted to enquire is legal psychologist Tony Hill. Even for a professional expert, the sequence of mutilation intercourse murders is not like whatever he is encountered sooner than. yet profiling the psychopath isn't really past him. Hill's personal prior has made him the correct guy to understand the killer's reasons. it is also made him the fitting victim.

A online game has all started for the hunter and the hunted. yet as Hill confronts his personal hidden demons, he should also come face-to-face with an evil so profound he would possibly not have the courage--or the power--to cease it...

The Mermaids making a song is a chilling and taut mental secret from Val McDermid.

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Download E-books The Devil's Promise (The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes) PDF

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By David Stuart Davies

THE satan RISES. the invention of a corpse on a abandoned seashore is simply the 1st in a chain of mysterious and terrifying occasions that threaten SHERLOCK HOLMES. pushed to enquire the loss of life, houses and Watson allure undesirable consciousness from the unusual population of the within sight village, and are viciously attacked. Watson wakes to find that months have handed and his good friend isn't the guy he recollects. What has transpired in the course of these misplaced days? And is it hooked up to the infamous satan worshipper whose descendants dwell close by?

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Download E-books Rothstein: The Life, Times, and Murder of the Criminal Genius Who Fixed the 1919 World Series PDF

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By David Pietrusza

History recalls Arnold Rothstein because the guy who fastened the 1919 international sequence, an underworld genius. The real-life version for the nice Gatsby's Meyer Wolfsheim and Nathan Detroit from men and Dolls, Rothstein was once a lot more—and less—than a fixer of baseball video games. He was once every little thing that made Nineteen Twenties new york roar. that includes Jazz Age Broadway with its thugs, speakeasies, showgirls, political movers and shakers, and stars of the Golden Age of activities, it is a biography of the fellow who ruled an age. Arnold Rothstein used to be a mortgage shark, pool shark, bookmaker, thief, fence of stolen estate, political fixer, Wall road swindler, exertions racketeer, rumrunner, and mastermind of the fashionable drug exchange. between his monikers have been "The titanic Bankroll," "The Brain," and "The guy Uptown." This brilliant account of Rothstein's lifestyles is usually the tale of con artists, crooked police officers, politicians, gang lords, newsmen, speakeasy proprietors, gamblers and so forth. eventually unraveling the secret of Rothstein's November 1928 homicide in a instances sq. resort room, David Pietrusza has cemented the large Bankroll's position one of the so much influential and engaging mythical American criminals. sixteen pages of black-and-white pictures are featured.

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Download E-books Shadow Zone (Hannah Bryson, Book 2) PDF

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By Iris Johansen, Roy Johansen

The no 1 New York instances bestselling writer groups up once more along with her Edgar award-winning son to deliver us a brand new heart-pounding mystery regarding the hunt for a mysterious Atlantean urban
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[b]While mapping the traditional underwater urban of Marinth within the Atlantic Ocean, submersible dressmaker Hannah Bryson makes a stunning discovery: she could have ultimately exposed the reality concerning the once-glorious city's mysterious death. some time past it used to be a thriving city bursting with tradition and life—Marinth's unexpected disappearance has plagued scientists for years. yet now, together with her unforeseen new findings, Hannah realizes that the traditional city's explosive mystery may have dire outcomes for the modern day international.

But Hannah isn't the single one that realizes it. while her key artifact is hijacked en path to a examine lab, she is thrust into an event during which she needs to fit wits opposed to a terrifying enemy who will kill an individual who stands in his manner. And whilst Hannah turns into his aim, she understands that her most sensible wish for survival lies with Kirov, a mysterious and lethal guy from her previous. jointly they'll race to resolve Marinth's final nice mystery for you to hinder a disaster of world proportions. ahead of the deadly online game is over, even if, Hannah will observe that not anyone is above suspicion.

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