Download E-books A Turn for the Bad (A County Cork Mystery) PDF

By Sheila Connolly

The ny Times bestselling writer of An Early Wake returns to eire the place Sullivan’s Pub proprietor Maura Donovan will get combined up with smugglers.

After calling eire domestic for 6 months, Boston expat Maura Donovan nonetheless has much to profit approximately Irish ways—and Sullivan’s Pub is her school room. Maura didn’t merely inherit a enterprise, she inherited a tight-knit neighborhood. And whilst a tragedy moves, it’s the debate of the pub. an area farmer, out for a walk at the seashore along with his younger son, has mysteriously disappeared. Did he drown? Kill himself? the kid can say merely that he observed a boat. 

Everyone from the neighborhood gardai to the Coast defend is scouring the Cork coast, but if a physique is ultimately introduced ashore, it’s the inaccurate guy. An unintentional drowning or anything extra sinister? Trusting the phrases of the boy and hearing the suspicions of her worker Mick that the lacking farmer may have run afoul of smugglers, Maura makes a decision to enquire the abandoned coves and remoted inlets for herself. yet this time she might be going in over her head...

Show description

Continue reading →

Download E-books Sanctus (Ruin Trilogy) PDF

By Simon Toyne

“If a mystery should be something it’s exciting, and Simon Toyne’s Sanctus is exciting with bells on….A curler coaster trip via a depressing global of conspiracy and betrayal.”
—Paul Christopher, writer of The Templar Conspiracy

If you're a fan of top-notch conspiracy fiction that retains you up overdue nights turning pages—if the bestselling novels of Steve Berry, James Rollins, Dan Brown, Raymond Khoury, and Chris Kuzneski make your center race faster—then bear in mind the identify Simon Toyne! Already a wreck speedy bestseller within the uk (“Intriguing and engaging…[with a] relentless speed” The Sun) Toyne’s Sanctus is, without difficulty, some of the most amazing conspiracy mystery debuts in lots of years. during this electrifying, nonstop event, a tender newspaper reporter, pushed through the reminiscence of her misplaced brother, uncovers a gloomy mystery nurtured for 3,000 years through blood and lies by means of adherents of an old, unknown faith in a Vatican-like fort hidden away for millennia from unwelcomed prying eyes.

Show description

Continue reading →

Download E-books Un rastro de sirena (Novela negra) PDF

La sirena. Un apodo atinado si no fuese tan macabro: tal y como apareció el cadáver, aquel tronco diminuto hubiera podido continuar tanto en dos piernas estilizadas y elegantes como en una cola de pez.

Un rastro de sirena es los angeles cuarta entrega de una serie protagonizada por el detective canario Ricardo Blanco. En esta ocasión, el cadáver de una muchacha aparece descuartizado en l. a. playa de los angeles Laja, en Las Palmas. Con un tatuaje y un collar como únicos elementos para desentrañar el crimen, Blanco debe adentrarse en el mundo de l. a. prostitución y el tráfico de drogas vehiculado, principalmente, por l. a. mafia rusa que en pocos años se ha asentado en los angeles isla de Gran Canaria.

Correa guía al lector por los particulares y contradictorios recovecos de los angeles vida canaria con unos personajes dinámicos a los que los angeles trama coloca en el desfiladero.

Una novela de suspense –y también un hilarante cuadro de costumbres-, con un estilo directo y una ironía emparentada tanto con el Montalbano de Andrea Camilleri como con el Carvalho de Manuel Vázquez Montalbán, rasgos con los que su autor ya se ha ganado un lugar en el landscape literario de nuestra lengua. (“¿Alguien dijo que l. a. novela negra estaba exhalando sus últimos suspiros? Correa demuestra que el género goza de muy buena salud”, Antonio Parra, La Verdad Digital) Ricardo Blanco es un antihéroe que seduce por su mesurado cinismo, al que el lector, indefectiblemente, acaba por adoptar.

José Luis Correa Santana (Las Palmas, 1962) es profesor de Didáctica de l. a. Lengua y l. a. Literatura en l. a. Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.

Tras una breve etapa de escritor de relatos cortos, en l. a. que obtiene algunos premios como el Julio Cortázar (La Laguna, 1998) o el Campus (Las Palmas de G.C., 1999), se ha instalado definitivamente en los angeles novela con títulos comoMe mataron tan mal (Premio Benito Pérez Armas, 2000) y Échale un ojo a Carla (Premio Vargas Llosa, 2002).

Con l. a. novela Quince días de noviembre (2003) irrumpe en el género negro e inicia los angeles serie que tiene como protagonista a Ricardo Blanco, que continuará con Muerte en Abril (2004) y Muerte de un violinista (2006). l. a. obra de Correa ha sido traducida al alemán y al finlandés.

Show description

Continue reading →

Download E-books Bats of the Republic: An Illuminated Novel PDF

By Zachary Thomas Dodson

"A novel with a steampunk aesthetic and a Philip okay. Dick center" -- A.V. Club

Bats of the Republic is an illuminated novel of event, featuring hand-drawn maps and traditional heritage illustrations, subversive pamphlets and science-fictional diagrams, or even a nineteenth-century novel-within-a-novel—an intrigue wrapped in leading edge design.

     In 1843, fragile naturalist Zadock Thomas needs to go away his cherished in Chicago to bring a mystery letter to an notorious basic at the entrance strains of the warfare over Texas. The destiny of the unstable republic, in addition to Zadock’s destiny, will depend on his mission. When a cloud of bats leads him off the path, he occurs upon whatever impossible...
     Three hundred years later, the realm has collapsed and the remnants of humanity hang to a wierd society of paranoia. Zeke Thomas has inherited a sealed envelope from his grandfather, an esteemed senator. When that letter is going lacking, Zeke engages a fomenting uprising that can unfastened him—if it doesn’t damage his dating, his kin legacy, and the whole republic first.
     As their tales overlap and historical past itself starts off to resolve, a struggle in time erupts among a misplaced civilization, a forgotten destiny, and the chaos of the wild. Bats of the Republic is a masterful novel of experience and technology fiction, of elliptical historical past and dystopian fight, and, at its riveting middle, of affection.

Show description

Continue reading →

Download E-books The Hanging Judge: A Novel PDF

This New York Times–bestselling criminal mystery deals an within view of a federal dying penalty trial from the infrequent point of view of the presiding judge.

whilst a drive-by taking pictures in Holyoke, Massachusetts, claims the lives of a drug broker and a hockey mother volunteering at an inner-city sanatorium, the police arrest a rival gang member. with out demise penalty in Massachusetts, the USA legal professional shifts the double murder out of country jurisdiction into federal court docket so he can search a loss of life sentence.

The Honorable David S. Norcross, a federal pass judgement on with in basic terms years at the bench, now presides over the 1st demise penalty case within the kingdom in a long time. He needs to referee the conflict among an bold lady prosecutor and a super veteran security legal professional in a high-stress atmosphere of group outrage, media strain, vengeful gang participants, and a romantic entanglement that threatens to capsize his trial—not to say the main risky strength of all: the unexpected.

Written through pass judgement on Michael Ponsor, who presided over Massachusetts’s first capital case in over fifty years, The striking Judge explores the arguable factor of capital punishment in a dramatic and thought-provoking method that might continue you at the fringe of your seat. it really is “a crackling courtroom procedural” (Anita Shreve) and “gripping felony mystery” (Booklist) ideal for fanatics of Scott Turow.
 

 

Show description

Continue reading →

Download E-books Broken Dreams (Joe Geraghty) PDF

By Nick Quantrill

Damaged desires is the 1st city mystery from Hull dependent author ,Nick Quantrill, that includes inner most detective Joe Geraghty. Northern gritty realism. A cracking actual crime mystery Joe Geraghty, deepest Investigator, is used to suffering from one case to the following, slightly making the lease on his small place of work within the outdated city of Hull. Invited via a neighborhood businessman to enquire a member of his staff's absenteeism, it is the form of surveillance paintings that Geraghty and his small staff have played numerous instances. whilst Jennifer Murdoch is located bleeding to dying in her mattress, Geraghty speedy unearths himself trapped in the course of a police research which stretches again to the times whilst town had a thriving fishing undefined. because the woman's tangled inner most lifestyles starts off to resolve, the path leads Geraghty to neighborhood gangster-turned-respectable businessman, Frank Salford, a guy with an important stake within the city's regeneration plans. nonetheless haunted by means of the demise of his spouse in a home hearth, it kind of feels the folk with the solutions Geraghty desires are the police and Salford, either one of whom wish his co-operation for his or her personal ends. With every little thing at stake, a few could visit any size to get what they need, Geraghty incorporated.

Show description

Continue reading →

Download E-books Killing Plato (Jack Shepherd, Book 2) PDF

By Jake Needham

Plato Karsarkis was once a world star immediately out of self-importance reasonable until eventually a brand new York grand jury indicted him for smuggling Iraqi oil and charged him with racketeering and espionage. there has been additionally the problem of a girl he could or won't have murdered to hide all of it up. while Karsarkis flees the U.S. simply sooner than the FBI and quickly vanishes, the world's media whips itself right into a frenzy.

Jack Shepherd was once a politically hooked up American attorney till he traded the fierce intrigues of Washington for the quiet existence in Bangkok. Then in the future he walks right into a bar at the jet-set island of Phuket and reveals the world's most famed fugitive watching for him.

Karsarkis desires to lease him. He wishes a presidential pardon so he can go back to American and he is aware Shepherd's connections to the White condo simply may well get it for him. however the U.S. Marshals are in Phuket to boot and so they wish whatever from Shepherd, too. They're there to kidnap Karsarkis and take him again to the USA for trial and the Marshals wish Shepherd to assist them set a trap.

What Shepherd wishes is for everyone to leave and go away him on my own. at the very least he does till he discovers a chilling mystery, one who plunges him a violent spiral of friendship and betrayal and pulls him instantly again into the lifestyles he proposal he had left in the back of in Washington.

The Marshals aren't particularly in Phuket to arrest Plato Karsarkis. They're there to kill him.

Show description

Continue reading →

Download E-books Redemption Games (Previously published as Killing Rain and One Last Kill) (A John Rain Novel) PDF

By Barry Eisler

Previously released as Killing Rain and One final Kill

After approximately loss of life whereas eliminating a objective in Hong Kong, Rain has a brand new agency, The Mossad, which desires him to mend a “problem” in Manila. He additionally has a brand new accomplice, Dox, whose good-ol’-boy personality mask a sniper as lethal as Rain himself. And he has a brand new desire: that through the use of his abilities within the carrier of whatever sturdy, he may well catch up on the entire lives he has taken. but if Rain’s moral sense explanations him to botch the Manila hit, he reveals out the following challenge The Mossad wishes mounted is him. Is Delilah, his Mossad lover, coming to assist him? Or was once she despatched to complete him off?

Redemption Games was once formerly released as Killing Rain within the US and One final Kill within the united kingdom, the fourth within the bestselling John Rain murderer sequence.

Show description

Continue reading →

Download E-books NYPD Red 2 PDF

By James Patterson, Marshall Karp

Whilst NYPD crimson arrives at a criminal offense scene, each person takes detect. often called the protectors of the wealthy, well-known, and attached, NYPD pink is the elite activity strength referred to as in just for brand new York City's so much high-profile crimes. And Detective Zach Jordan is the easiest of the simplest, an excellent and constant pursuer of justice. He places professionalism exceptionally, ignoring his emotions for his associate, Detective Kylie MacDonald, the lady who broke his middle after they first met within the academy.

But inspite of their top-notch education, Zach and Kylie usually are not ready for what they see whilst they're known as to against the law scene within the middle of vital Park. they come to discover a carousel spinning around and around, its painted horses grinning eerily within the early morning darkish. there's just one rider: a brutally slaughtered girl, her physique tied up and wearing a Hazmat swimsuit, on reveal for the area to determine.

The sufferer, a girl of colossal wealth or even better connections, is the fourth in a string of surprising murders that experience hit town. because the public strain mounts, and political and private secrets and techniques of the top order cling within the stability, Zach and Kylie needs to discover what is quite at the back of the murderer's rampage. yet Kylie has been appearing unusual recently--and Zach is familiar with no matter what she's hiding may threaten the most important case in their careers.

NYPD crimson 2 is the following extraordinary novel in James Patterson's most recent sequence, a mystery that careens via long island urban and deep into the psyche of a wicked killer you have by no means obvious prior to.

Show description

Continue reading →