By Aiden Vaughan
The second one novel within the Hunter & Holmes sequence, Double Fugue keeps to chronicle the adventures of Jason and Daniel that summer time. The identify refers back to the intertwining tales of the ebook, and the mental influence that its occasions have at the humans Jason and Daniel support. the most tale line consists of Daniel and his likelihood assembly with rock big name Ethan Savage who's retiring from the song enterprise and making plans to offer away so much of his large fortune from recording and publishing rights. while Daniel by accident witnesses Ethan's mysterious disappearance and alternative by means of a double, he get entangled in a really unusual and troubling set of conditions that turn out having a tremendous impression on his existence. Daniel additionally discovers that there are numerous elements to song as he explores the pop facet and learns concerning the concert/classical part via his interactions with Ethan Savage, Jason's pal Robert Fischer, and native educator and conductor David Molinari.
The different tale line in Double Fugue starts while Marilyn and Jorge Ferreira, Jason's friends from down the block, knock on his door one night and inform him how nervous they're approximately their younger nephew, 14-year-old Eric Acosta, who lives in Springdale, a small Monterey County city 70 miles south of the Silicon Valley. Eric it appears has been attacked, yet refuses to speak about it with a person, and looks retreating from communique with any grownup, together with his very involved mom. Marilyn thinks that perhaps Jason might get via to him, and asks him if he will be prepared to aim. in response to his personal reports as against the law sufferer and what he's instructed by means of the Ferreiras, Jason instantly senses that Eric has been victimized through a merciless predator. Jason and Daniel, in addition to their grownup buddy and consultant, Mr. Joe Connor, speedy got down to stopover at Eric and take a look at to get him to bare what occurred. What they become aware of and get involved in is kind of traumatic and intestine wrenching! The e-book comprises forty three complete colour illustrations, a “musical” picture layout, and an advantage musical score.
By Raymond Chandler
A few lacking wives—one a wealthy man's and one a bad man's—become the gadgets of Marlowe's research. considered one of them could have gotten a Mexican divorce and married a gigolo and the opposite can be useless. Marlowe's unsure he cares approximately both one, yet he isn't paid to care.
By Stephanie Bond
One cadaver, cadaver, 3 cadaver, four...
Ever had a kind of days? A shock stopover at from her father--who's at the run from the law--has given Carlotta Wren much to consider. may still she subscribe to her former fiancé, Peter, in proving her father is blameless? If she does, are her body-moving days over?
A shut friend's habit starts to spin out of control...
The police officers ensue the warmth on her father's case...
Carlotta discovers that her brother Wesley's playing accounts are kid's play in comparison to his new vice...
And the Charmed Killer, a serial assassin, unleashes his wrath on Atlanta.
Now the our bodies are piling up--and Carlotta's father is the #1 suspect!
Look for the entire books in Stephanie Bond's physique Movers series:
PARTY CRASHERS (prequel)
3 males AND A BODY
By Carolyn Keene
Nancy Drew solves her first secret whilst the unintentional rescue of a bit lady who lives along with her great-aunts leads on an adventurous look for a lacking will.
By Annelie Wendeberg
"...one of the simplest Sherlock Holmes novels of all time." Sherlock Holmes Magazine
"...a ambitious dark-romantic conspiracy novel. A duel of 2 deduction monsters." Die Welt
In Victorian London's cesspool of crime and illness, a chain of murders is still undiscovered till a cholera sufferer is located floating within the city's ingesting water offer. Dr Anton Kronberg, England's most sensible bacteriologist, is named upon to enquire and unearths proof of abduction and scientific maltreatment. whereas Scotland backyard has no real interest in pursuing the case, Kronberg pushes on and crosses paths with Sherlock Holmes. The detective instantly discovers Kronberg's mystery - a girl masquerading as a guy with the intention to perform drugs - a felony deed which could land her in felony for years yet to come. yet either needs to subscribe to forces to prevent a criminal offense so giant, it outshines Jack the Ripper's deeds in brutality and cold-bloodedness.
By Roy Vickers
The following in a single quantity are ten of the simplest of Roy Vickers celebrated Department of useless Ends detective tales. those are detective tales with a distinction; the ‘inverted’ kind of detective tale. figuring out from the beginning who the assassin is, the reader is gifted with the intent, the workings of the criminal’s brain, the crime itself, and all of the clues. The ‘surprise’ in Mr Vickers’s tales is, in fact, provided incidentally during which his murderers are detected; and this is often the place the dep. of lifeless Ends is available in – that repository of documents which have been by no means accomplished, of investigations and not using a clue and clues which led nowhere.
From time to time, fairly illogically, Inspector Rason reveals a connection among happenings within the outdoor global and the items in his Scotland backyard museum, a rubber trumpet, perhaps, or a number of pink carnations. Then occasions stream inexorably to their appointed finish.
‘One of the half-dozen profitable books of detective brief tales released because the days of Sherlock Holmes.’ Manchester night News
By Carolyn Hart
Carolyn Hart’s good-hearted ghost, Bailey Ruth Raeburn, simply can’t say no to a mundane rescue, even if perhaps she should…
As a ways as emissaries from Heaven’s division of excellent Intentions move, Bailey Ruth is much from the pinnacle of the go-to record for assignments within the eyes of her boss, Wiggins. So she’s stunned while she’s dropped off at the outskirts of her outdated fatherland, Adelaide, Oklahoma, on the domestic of younger Nick Magruder. while a window cracks and a rifle barrel is thrust within, in basic terms Bailey Ruth’s hasty intervention saves Nick from taking a bullet. yet after she materializes to reassure him, she unearths she can’t return to vanishing. What gives?
It seems Bailey’s been tricked via Nick’s overdue aunt to come back to his rescue, this means that Wiggins has no notion the place she is—and now she could be trapped in Adelaide endlessly. until she will aid snare the individual that desires Nick useless…
By Jonathan Kellerman
NEW YORK occasions BESTSELLER
LAPD murder detective Milo Sturgis summons his good friend psychologist-sleuth Alex Delaware to a classy gallery the place a promising younger artist has been brutally garroted at the evening of her first significant exhibiting. the main points of the homicide scene instantly recommend to Alex now not an impulsive crime of ardour however the meticulous and taunting modus operandi of a serial killer.
“No one does mental suspense in addition to Jonathan Kellerman.”—Detroit loose Press
Delaware’s suspicions are borne out while he and Milo discover a hyperlink among the artist’s demise and the homicide of a famous blues guitarist. The twisting path leads from midway homes to palatial mansions, from a school campus to the final position Alex ever anticipated: your doorstep of his ex-lover Robin Castagna. As extra killings are chanced on, unraveling the maddening puzzle assumes a chilling new importance—stopping a vicious psychopath who’s made cold-blooded homicide his selected artwork shape.
By John C. Dalglish
What turns a guy right into a killer? Can uncomplicated phrases force a guy to devote murder?
Detective Jason powerful needs to discover a killer whose signature is a wine glass. That's approximately the entire police recognize, other than that his sufferers all proportion convinced similarities.
The case will get own while an individual on the subject of Jason is focused, and time starts to run out.
In the intriguing follow-up to "Where's My Son?", Jason is driven to discover the way to remedy this example, sooner than the unthinkable occurs.
By Agatha Christie
Hercule Poirot is termed directly to examine the homicide of a brother and sister, during this vintage Agatha Christie secret now to be had in an up to date version with a foreword Sophie Hannah.
“He was once murdered, wasn’t he?”
When Cora Lansquenet is savagely murdered, the extreme comment she had made the day before today at her brother Richard’s funeral all of sudden takes on a chilling value. on the studying of Richard’s will, Cora was once basically heard to claim, “It’s been hushed up very properly, hasn’t it. yet he used to be murdered, wasn’t he?”
Did Cora’s accusation a gloomy fact that sealed her personal destiny? Or are the siblings’ deaths simply tragic coincidences?
Desperate to understand the reality, the Lansquenet’s solicitor turns to Hercule Poirot to resolve the secret. For even after the funeral, loss of life isn’t entire but . . .