By Cavan Scott
Paperback: 288 pages
Publisher: Titan Books (April 12, 2016)
It is 1919, and whereas the realm celebrates the signing of the Treaty of Versailles, Holmes and Watson are known as to a grisly discovery.A severed hand has been came upon at the financial institution of the Thames, a hand belonging to a soldier who supposedly died within the trenches years formerly. however the hand is clean, and indicates symptoms that it used to be lately amputated. So how has it ended up again in London years after its proprietor used to be killed in France? Warned through Sherlock's brother Mycroft to stop their research, and purely slightly surviving an assault by means of a superhuman creature, Holmes and Watson start to suspect a conspiracy on the very middle of the British government...
By Alexander McCall Smith
THE NO. 1 LADIES’ DETECTIVE service provider - e-book 10
Fans worldwide adore the bestselling No. 1 Ladies’ Detective corporation sequence, the foundation of the HBO television convey, and its owner necessary Ramotswe, Botswana’s foremost woman detective. during this fascinating sequence, Mma Ramotswe navigates her circumstances and her own existence with knowledge, and reliable humor—not to say support from her unswerving assistant, Grace Makutsi, and the occasional cup of tea.
In this most up-to-date installment within the ceaselessly exciting sequence, worthy Ramotswe faces difficulties either own and professional.
The first is the aptitude death of an outdated good friend, her tiny white van. lately, it has constructed a slightly troubling knock, yet she dare no longer seek advice the estimable Mr. J.L.B. Matekoni for worry he may perhaps condemn the vehicle. in the meantime, her proficient assistant Mma Makutsi is affected by the reappearance of her nemesis, Violet Sephotho, who has taken a task on the Double convenience furnishings shop whose owner is none except Phuti Radiphuti, Mma Makutsi’s fiancé. eventually, the No. 1 Ladies’ Detective service provider has been employed to provide an explanation for the unforeseen wasting streak of an area soccer membership, the Kalahari Swoopers. yet with Mma Ramotswe at the case, it sort of feels definite that every little thing may be resolved satisfactorily.
By Joe Gores
It all started with the homicide of the adulterous spouse of a mild-mannered professor. Then a corrupt cop was once gunned down in a telephone sales space. After that, the killer who referred to as himself Raptor moved via a listing of avid gamers, playboys, and mobsters from Palm Springs to Minnesota. And the ultimate fact approximately his dying journey are not printed till the final sufferer is said.
By Barry Maitland
While Kathy Kolla is appointed to New Scotland backyard, she is decided to maintain her head down and her dossier fresh. yet her first actual case appears to be like set to develop into her so much infamous - specifically while she reveals her personal earlier being written into the awful occasions unfolding prior to her.
By Ross MacDonald
Las Cruces wasn't a spot such a lot tourists might imagine to forestall. yet after Lew Archer performs the great samaritan and choices up a bloodied hitchhiker, he unearths himself on the town for a couple of days looking forward to a homicide inquest. A hijacked truck filled with liquor and a proof field packed with marijuana, $20,000 from an enormous time financial institution heist via a small time criminal, corruption, adultery, incest, prodigal daughters and abused other halves all make the little city look much more attention-grabbing than any consultant publication ever may. and because the homicide fee rises, Archer reveals himself stuck up in secret the place everyone seems to be a suspect and everyone's a sufferer.
By Maureen Reynolds
Molly McQueen wishes a brand new problem. Her circulation to Australia hasn't labored out and now she's again domestic and able to commence her new enterprise, McQueen's corporation. yet Molly quickly unearths that hiring temps out to neighborhood companies is difficult going, till the day a profitable task is available in which turns out nearly too solid to be real.
On her first day on the new activity, Molly senses that anything isn't relatively correct - however the company desperately wishes the paintings. And whilst Molly starts to find extra approximately her employers and what they're rather as much as, she without notice unearths herself in grave probability.
Meantime, for Detective Sergeant Charlie Johns, the mysterious discovery of a sailor's physique within the harbour is ready to get a lot stranger as increasingly more clues begin to element instantly to Molly McQueen.
By Franklin W. Dixon
Cowboy weapons are regularly speedy at the trigger.
Rancher Roy Carlson asks Frank and Joe to go to his unfold in New Mexico after one in all his cowboys disappears. whereas looking the world in an ultralight aircraft, the Hardys are pressured to land.
Suddenly the brother detectives are combating to outlive in an enormous barren region -- and besides rattlesnakes and tornadoes a dangerous enemy is on their path. There's a million-dollar bonanza at stake as Frank and Joe discover the true secret of the Circle C Ranch. yet except the brothers make their approach domestic, their lives won't be worthy a plugged nickel.
By Dana Stabenow
While winter's performed, yet spring has now not but fully-sprung, a lot of Alaska turns to slush. in the neighborhood, it's referred to as "breakup," and it's a… messy time of yr. It's definitely messy for Kate Shugak; among doing her taxes, being chased via grizzlies and getting shot-at by way of feuding households, she has to deal with an NTSB research that hits very just about domestic. Then, after all, there's the physique within the woods. And up on the outdated mining city. And… being Kate Shugak, in some way she can't go away good adequate by myself, and starts off to tease-apart a well-planned and fantastic crime.
Breakup is the 7th novel in Stabenow's Edgar Award-winning Kate Shugak sequence, and is often-cited as a fan-favorite.
By J. A. Jance
The homicide of an ex-drug broker ex-con—gunned down on his mother's doorstep—seems simply one other turf struggle fatality. Why then has Seattle murder investigator J.P. Beaumont been prompt to maintain this task hush-hush? in the meantime, Beau's lover and fellow cop, Mel Soames, is all in favour of her personal exclusive research. Registered intercourse offenders from everywhere Washington nation are death at an alarming rate—and no longer all because of typical causes.
A city the dimensions of Seattle holds its justifiable share of brutal crime, corruption, and soiled little secrets and techniques. but if the separate trails they're following start to shockingly intertwine, Beau and Mel observe that they have got stumbled onto anything greater and extra scary than they anticipated—a lethal conspiracy that's top them to lofty areas they need to now not input . . . and should now not be allowed to depart alive.
By Thisbe Nissen
As summer time starts off on Osprey Island, arrangements on the hotel -- the island’s one and purely resort — are underway for the busy season. On upkeep and house responsibilities there’s Lance and Lorna Squire, Osprey locals and raging drinkers; and their irrepressible son Squee. There are collage boys to attend tables and Irish women to scrub rooms. and some strange returnees, too: Suzy Chizek, unmarried mother and daughter of the Lodge’s proprietors, who’s searching for a parentally funded holiday; and Roddy Jacobs, one other former neighborhood, who has get back after a mysterious twenty-year absence. but if tragedy moves, darkish secrets and techniques explode, dividing the island neighborhood over the destiny of a tender boy by surprise extra liable to his violent father than ever. within the uniquely ephemeral surroundings of a summer season lodge, Thisbe Nissen unfolds, with charecteristic heat and beauty, an ever-deepening tale of misplaced loves and located romance, of loyalties and betrayals; and of lingering–sometimes fleeting–joy.