Category: Mystery

Download E-books The Dead Mountaineer's Inn: One More Last Rite for the Detective Genre PDF

[Translated by way of Josh Billings]
[Read by means of Keth Szarabajka]

From the Russian masters of sci-fi comes The useless Mountaineer's Inn, a hilarious spoof at the vintage country-house homicide mystery.

while Inspector Peter Glebsky arrives at a distant ski chalet on holiday, the very last thing he intends to do is become involved in any police paintings. he is there to ski, drink brandy, and hang around in comfortable solitude.

yet he hadn't counted at the different tourists, an eccentric bunch, together with a recognized hypnotist, a physicist with a penchant for gymnastic feats, a sulky teen of indeterminate gender, and the mysterious Mr. and Mrs. Moses. and because the chalet fills up, unusual issues commence occurring -- issues that appear to point the presence of one other, unseen visitor. Is there a ghost at the premises? A prankster? anything extra sinister?

whilst an avalanche blocks the mountain go and traps each person within the chalet, the corpse is eventually found. Glebsky's holiday is over, and he is launched into the main strange research he is ever been concerned with. actually, the additional he appears into it, the extra Glebsky realizes that the sufferer won't also be human.

during this overdue novel from the mythical Russian sci-fi duo -- right here in its first-ever English translation -- the Strugatskys gleefully upend the plot of many an Hercule Poirot secret -- and the result's a lot funnier and masses stranger than something Agatha Christie ever wrote.

Show description

Continue reading "Download E-books The Dead Mountaineer's Inn: One More Last Rite for the Detective Genre PDF"

Download E-books I'll Be Seeing You PDF

By Mary Higgins Clark

From the “Queen of Suspense” Mary Higgins Clark, a gripping and twisting secret that includes a tv information reporter who reveals herself drawn right into a terrifying net of treachery, the place not anything is because it turns out and the reality should be too devastating to pursue...

The murdered lady might have been her double. while reporter Meghan Collins sees the sheet-wrapped corpse in a brand new York urban clinic, she feels as though she's staring into her personal face. And Meghan has problems sufficient already with no this weird and wonderful adventure. 9 months in the past, her much-loved father's vehicle spun off a brand new York bridge. Now, investigators are asserting that there is no hint of his motor vehicle within the river, and so they suspect he faked his personal demise. With scary pace, hyperlinks begin to look among Meghan's father and her useless lookalike. Meghan could be at risk herself, yet she's decided to discover the reality to the secret. In a nightmare trip spiraling from ny to Connecticut to Arizona, Meghan reveals that the reality can occasionally be lethal.

Show description

Continue reading "Download E-books I'll Be Seeing You PDF"

Download E-books Hercule Poirot and the Greenshore Folly PDF

By Agatha Christie

As a favour to an outdated pal, Hercule Poirot reveals himself at a summer time fete in Devon, participating now not in a Treasure Hunt, yet a homicide Hunt, during this never-before-published novella model of useless Man’s Folly. Now published for the 1st time as an booklet specific publication.

Sir George and girl Stubbs, the hosts of a village fête, stumble on the radical concept of staging a ridicule homicide secret. In strong religion, Ariadne Oliver, the well-known crime author, is of the same opinion to organise their homicide hunt. yet on the final minute Ariadne calls her pal Hercule Poirot for his professional advice. Instinctively, she senses that anything sinister is set to happen…

In 1954, Agatha Christie wrote this novella with the purpose of donating the proceeds to a fund organize to shop for stained glass home windows for her neighborhood church at Churston Ferrers, and she or he crammed the tale with references to neighborhood locations, together with her own residence of Greenway. yet having accomplished it, she made up our minds as an alternative to extend the tale right into a full-length novel, useless Man’s Folly, which was once released years later, and donated a pass over Marple tale (Greenshaw’s Folly) to the church fund instead.

Unseen for sixty years, Hercule Poirot and the Greenshore Folly is eventually released during this book unique edition.

Show description

Continue reading "Download E-books Hercule Poirot and the Greenshore Folly PDF"

Download E-books Folly: A British murder mystery set in the Cotswolds (An Alex Duggins Mystery) PDF

By Stella Cameron

Following the breakdown of her marriage, Alex Duggins has back to her picturesque fatherland of Folly-on-Weir within the Cotswolds so as to begin afresh. yet you can’t outrun the previous, as Alex is set to find whilst she stumbles throughout a frosted corpse buried within the snow. the next homicide research threatens to unearth previous secrets and techniques – together with Alex’s personal. As Folly-on-Weir braces for a chilling iciness and Alex reveals herself most sensible of the police’s suspect record, she determines to transparent her identify and locate the genuine assassin. yet as she starts to peel again the layers of deception that experience long-concealed one of many town’s darkest secrets and techniques, she herself turns into the objective of a ruthless killer who has not anything left to lose. Will Alex be the following snow-covered physique to be present in the attractive hills above town?

The Alex Duggins sequence will entice enthusiasts of Louise Penny and Elizabeth George.

Show description

Continue reading "Download E-books Folly: A British murder mystery set in the Cotswolds (An Alex Duggins Mystery) PDF"

Download E-books The Mysterious Affair at Styles: Hercule Poirot's First Case (Hercule Poirot Mysteries) PDF

By Agatha Christie

In her first released secret, Agatha Christie brought readers to her Belgian detective, Hercule Poirot. while the rich mistress of kinds courtroom is murdered, Poirot is available to plow through the complicated clues and lengthy record of suspects! A vintage whodunit.

Show description

Continue reading "Download E-books The Mysterious Affair at Styles: Hercule Poirot's First Case (Hercule Poirot Mysteries) PDF"

Download E-books Invisible Murder PDF

By Lene Kaaberbol

The moment installment within the bestselling Danish crime sequence starring crimson pass nurse Nina Borg, following Fall 2011's New York Times–bestselling The Boy within the Suitcase
 
In the ruins of an deserted Soviet army medical institution in northern Hungary, impoverished Roma boys are scavenging for previous offers or guns to promote at the black marketplace once they bump into whatever extra beneficial than they ever may have expected. The ensuing chain of occasions threatens to blow the lives of a daunting variety of people.

in the meantime, in Denmark, crimson move nurse Nina Borg places her existence and relatives at the line while she attempts to regard a bunch of Hungarian Gypsies who're dwelling illegally in a Copenhagen storage. What are they hiding, and what's making them so ailing? Nina is set to profit how excessive the stakes are one of the determined and the deadly.

From the Hardcover edition.

Show description

Continue reading "Download E-books Invisible Murder PDF"

Download E-books One Corpse Too Many (The Chronicles of Brother Cadfael) PDF

By Ellis Peters

When Shrewsbury fortress falls, Brother Cadfael discovers a homicide secret amid the wreckage

In the summer season of 1138, battle among King Stephen and the Empress Maud takes Brother Cadfael from the quiet international of his backyard right into a battlefield of passions, deceptions, and dying. now not faraway from the security of the abbey partitions, Shrewsbury citadel falls, leaving its ninety-four defenders unswerving to the empress to hold as traitors. With a heavy middle, Brother Cadfael consents to bury the useless, merely to make a grisly discovery: one additional sufferer that has been strangled, no longer hanged.
 
This inventive method to get rid of a corpse tells Brother Cadfael that the killer is either shrewdpermanent and ruthless. yet one loss of life between such a lot of turns out unimportant to all however the strong Benedictine. He vows to discover the reality at 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. 

Show description

Continue reading "Download E-books One Corpse Too Many (The Chronicles of Brother Cadfael) PDF"

Download E-books Still PDF

By Charlee Jacob

THEN-

Zane Mcfadden had given every thing to be a l. a. cop: his health and wellbeing, his family members, his sanity... Now Zane in basic terms cared approximately one thing...

The scrapbook had turn into Zane's own exact move to undergo. web page after web page of unsolved homicide instances from the Nineteen Thirties, '40s, and '50s might lead Zane down a course of obsession and self-destruction till he comes face-to-face with a nine-year-old hitman.

Now-

a brand new century is right here and Peter Beta has got an previous scrapbook as a present. He was once simply an avid collector of horror goods this should not have to be his burden. however the sins of others came upon their means out of the previous booklet and labored their approach into his flesh. Now he needs to express the realm the cruelty of mankind via a continuous bible of atrocity taking part in eternally throughout his pores and skin, continuously relocating and consistently screaming... for unlock.

Show description

Continue reading "Download E-books Still PDF"

Download E-books Evan and Elle (Constable Evan Evans Mysteries) PDF

By Rhys Bowen

There is either pleasure and dismay in Llanfair whilst a brand new French eating place opens. The glamorous proprietor, Madame Yvette, attempts to win over the locals, and every little thing appears to be like going good till a string of fires plagues town. One evening the eating place burns down, and a physique is located within the rubble.

Constable Evans joins Sergeant Watkins to stick with a path of clues that leads them to the South of britain after which to France, and at last to the belief risky killer is free in Llanfair.

Show description

Continue reading "Download E-books Evan and Elle (Constable Evan Evans Mysteries) PDF"

Download E-books Secondhand Spirits: A Witchcraft Mystery PDF

By Juliet Blackwell

Love the classic- now not the ghosts

Lily Ivory feels that she will be able to eventually slot in someplace and hide her "witchiness" in San Francisco. it truly is there that she opens her classic garments store, outfitting clients either spiritually and stylistically.

simply while issues appear common, a consumer is murdered and youngsters commence disappearing from the Bay region. Lily has a good suggestion that a few undesirable phantoms are at the back of it. Can she retain her identification mystery, or will her witchy methods be compelled out of the closet as she makes an attempt to forestall the phantom?

Show description

Continue reading "Download E-books Secondhand Spirits: A Witchcraft Mystery PDF"