By Peter Corris
By CeeCee James
While Maisie Swenson takes over as supervisor at Florida’s elite Oceanside resort, she’s extremely joyful to maneuver on web site together with her Momma and their basset hound, Bingo. She anticipated via the task description to cater to the loopy whims of a few of the richest humans in the US. What was once by no means on her task resume used to be facing the homicide of commercial rich person Norman Olsen. He’s an enormous determine within the gaming video enterprise, yet now it appears like he had a few harmful enemies – together with his personal spouse and son. while the assassin pursuits the resort back. Maisie notion the worst of her concerns was once getting fired. yet, as she uncovers clues, the assassin specializes in Maisie. by surprise, it’s own.
By Paul Doherty
It really is 1301 and a delicate peace exists among Edward of britain and Philip IV of France. within the fetid alleys and slums of London and Paris it's a varied topic. right here the key brokers of either nations nonetheless struggle their very own, silent, lethal battles. The Prince of Wales wallows in luxurious less than the sinister impact of his favorite, Gaveston, who has mystery political targets to dominate the younger prince and the English crown. those scandals are threatened with publicity whilst girl Belmont, the prince's former mistress, is located lifeless, her neck damaged, on the foot of a nunnery's steps. was once it suicide? An coincidence? Or malicious homicide? Edward turns to his grasp undercover agent, Hugh Corbett, to resolve the secret. In doing so, Corbett needs to face the lethal contention of his French counterpart, the murderous rage of Gaveston and the silent threats of assassins. He should also cope with the lies and silken deceits of his personal grasp.
By Rick Lai
In 1917, silent movie director Louis Feuillade and author Arthur Bernède created the nature of a mysterious avenger, donning a slouch hat and a dismal cloak -- Judex! His identify potential "Judge," and he has sworn to mercilessly punish criminals! Judex looks and disappears like a residing shadow. proficient by way of the vindictive lady in Black, he's a grasp of cover and a very good fighter. His unswerving fans comprise a feminine athlete, a reformed ex-convict and a pack of vicious bloodhounds. underneath the ruins of a fort is his mystery lair, the place he interrogates his prisoners via a "television" display. His nemesis is Favraux, a corrupt banker who has left a path of wreck and distress in his wake. during this epic saga, Judex not just demanding situations Favraux, but in addition the evil Diana Monti, Favraux's fiancée who's as ruthless and strong as he's. yet as our hero struggles opposed to the villains, he falls in love with Favraux's daughter, the gorgeous, blameless Jacqueline...
By Kara Parker
David Creely doesn’t care, and that’s what makes him so dangerous.
He doesn’t care that I’m a cop. He doesn’t care that I’m right here to arrest him. He doesn’t care that if i need to, I’d kill him.
Tall, muscled, and tatted, the single factor this testosterone-fueled outlaw cares approximately is what’s underneath my uniform.
He desires me to beg.
He wishes me to scream.
… and also you recognize what scares me the most?
I’m unsure if i would like to forestall him.
THIS IS a whole size STANDALONE NOVEL, HEA finishing, AND NO CLIFFHANGER.
By Ed Gorman
283pages. 17x11x2cm. Poche.
By DOROTHY L. SAYERS
Dorothy Leigh Sayers' secret novel 'Strong Poison' used to be first released in 1930; sooner than her novel 'The unpleasantness on the Bellona membership' and after 'Five purple Herrings'. 'Strong Poison' is considered one of novels of 'Lord Peter Wimsey' sequence. Harriet Vane, a police fiction author, is on trial for homicide of her former lover, Philip Boyes, who used to be a novelist and essayist. Philip Boyes wrote in aid of atheism, anarchy, and loose love. He disapproved marriage and persuaded Harriet Vane to reside a bohemian existence with him with out marriage. He proposed after a 12 months, yet Harriet bought outraged, accused him for destroying her recognition and broke off the connection. Later, after taking his dinner along with his cousin, Philip Boyes went to her flat for reconciliation. Harriet provided him a cup of espresso earlier than he left her flat. In that evening he fell unwell and died after 4 days. His autopsy exam confirmed that he used to be killed by way of poisoning with Arsenic. Harriet Vane is accused for his homicide and all clues element at her as to blame of his homicide. Lord Peter Wimsey, who is helping to end up her innocence, desires to marry Harriet Vane..........
By Anne Emery
Declan Burke fled eire 40 years in the past and not regarded again. Now settled in manhattan, he thinks he is positioned the previous nation at the back of him, till he reads the obituary of 1 Cathal Murphy. The obituary, he sees immediately, isn't really approximately Murphy in any respect. it's a coded indictment of Burke's personal lifestyles. And a statement of his drawing close dying. Halifax attorney Monty Collins investigates the obit with its allusions to Burke's IRA earlier. Collins will get no aid from Burke, who - sturdy soldier to the tip - retains the silence of the grave. yet Burke's denial turns into tougher to take care of following a burst of gunfire at a family members marriage ceremony. The taking pictures brings one other outdated soldier onto the sector: Leo Killeen, the commanding officer of Burke's former battalion in Dublin. yet he additionally has secrets and techniques to guard. whilst a physique is located in a rundown Brooklyn flat, Collins wonders simply how some distance Killeen will visit preserve these secrets and techniques below wraps. From the farms of eire to the tenements of recent York urban, Monty is faced via a solid of enigmatic characters, together with the landlord of a nightclub frequented through the hot York mob; a sultry chanteuse; and Burke's hotheaded son Francis, whose resentment and doubtful actions set the relatives on a highway to destruction. Monty is not the just one who's shocked while he reaches the top of the line. Burke too needs to now confront the suspicion that he has been manipulated all alongside by way of an unseen hand.
By Mike Ripley
Fitzroy Maclean Angel's newest hair-raising event comprises a doubtful non secular cult, an impoverished aristocrat with a love of vintage vehicles and a really shady solicitor with a very atypical spouse. not just that, yet he additionally has to deal with rookie inner most eye Veronica Blugden, discover why her workplace is being vandalised, and notice what his bike-riding pal pink is as much as, promoting all that mysterious white powder...