Download E-books Envious Casca (Country House Mysteries) PDF

'Tis the season-to be dead...

A vacation celebration takes on a sinister point while the colourful collection of visitors discovers there's a killer of their midst. the landlord of the tremendous property, that previous Scrooge Nathaniel Herriard, is located stabbed within the again. whereas the fragile topic of inheritance may be the key to this crime, the true conundrum is how any of the suspects may have entered a locked room to devote the foul deed.

For Inspector Hemingway of Scotland backyard, the research is advanced via the truth that each visitor is hiding something-throwing all in their testimony into query and casting suspicion all over. The shrewdpermanent and bold crime will mystify readers, but the answer's in simple sight all along...


Praise for Georgette Heyer:

"Miss Heyer's characters and discussion are an abiding pride to me...I have seldom met humans to whom i've got taken so violent a complicated from the note 'Go'." - Dorothy L. Sayers

"A author of significant wit and style." - Daily Telegraph

"Ms. Heyer is without doubt one of the such a lot pleasing writers i've got ever ready." - Reading Extravaganza

"Miss Heyer has the pleasant expertise of mixing humor with mystery." - Boston night Transcript

Georgette Heyer wrote over fifty books, together with Regency Romances, mysteries, and historic fiction. Her barrister husband Ronald Rougier, supplied a few of the plots for her detective novels, that are vintage English state residence mysteries resembling Agatha Christie. Heyer used to be mythical for her examine, ancient accuracy, creative plots, and glowing characterizations.

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Download E-books Curtsies & Conspiracies (Finishing School) PDF

By Gail Carriger

Does one desire 4 totally grown foxgloves for adorning a dinner desk for 6 site visitors? Or is it six foxgloves to kill 4 absolutely grown guests?

Sophronia's first 12 months at Mademoiselle Geraldine's completing Academy for younger women of caliber has definitely been rousing! For something, completing university is education her to be a undercover agent (won't Mumsy be surprised?). additionally, Sophronia obtained combined up in an intrigue over a stolen equipment and had a cheese pie thrown at her in a so much horrid demonstrate of bad manners.

Now, as she sneaks round the dirigible university, eavesdropping at the academics' quarters and making clandestine climbs to the ship's boiler room, she learns that there's extra to a box journey to London than is obvious firstly. A conspiracy is afoot--one with dire implications for either supernaturals and people. Sophronia needs to depend on her education to find who's at the back of the damaging plot--and continue to exist the London Season with a whole dance card.

In this bestselling sequel to New York Times bestselling Etiquette & Espionage, classification is again in consultation with extra petticoats and poison, tea trays and treason. Gail's special voice, signature humor, and luxurious steampunk environment are guaranteed to be the peak of favor this season.

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Download E-books The Madman's Daughter PDF

By Megan Shepherd

For fanatics of Libba Bray, this primary ebook in a gothic suspense trilogy is electrified by means of H. G. Wells's The Island of Dr. Moreau and has been hailed through New York Times bestseller Carrie Ryan as having "beautiful writing, breakneck pacing, a pulse-pounding secret, and an impossible to resist romance."

Following accusations that her scientist father gruesomely experimented on animals, sixteen-year-old Juliet watched as her family members and her genteel lifestyles in London crumbled round her—and just recently has she controlled to piece her global again jointly. but if Juliet learns her father remains to be alive and dealing on a distant tropical island, she is set to determine if the previous accusations are actual. followed via her father's good-looking younger assistant, Montgomery, and an enigmatic castaway, Edward, Juliet travels to the island, in basic terms to find the depths of her father's madness. Torn among horror and clinical interest, Juliet is familiar with she needs to finish her father's harmful experiments and break out her jungle legal earlier than it truly is too overdue. but because the island falls into chaos, she discovers the level of her father's genius—and madness—in her personal blood.

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Download E-books Autumn Street PDF

By Lois Lowry

There are issues to be scared of within the woods on the finish of Autumn road. however the 12 months she is going to stay in her grandfather's large house—while her father is combating in global battle II—Elizabeth cannot positioned a reputation to these darkish, shadowy fears. yet she unearths solace in her friendship with Charles, a boy who teaches her to take dangers. jointly the 2 childrens try and interpret an grownup global that's continuously perplexing and sometimes cruel.  jointly, on an afternoon whilst snow obscures every little thing yet terror, they depart that global in the back of and input the realm that's ready within the woods. This stunning repackaged version encompasses a new creation by means of the author.

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Download E-books The Patchwork Devil PDF

By Cavan Scott

Paperback: 288 pages
Publisher: Titan Books (April 12, 2016)
Language: English
ISBN: 178329714X

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It is 1919, and whereas the area celebrates the signing of the Treaty of Versailles, Holmes and Watson are referred to as to a grisly discovery.A severed hand has been came across 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 exhibits symptoms that it was once lately amputated. So how has it ended up again in London years after its proprietor was once killed in France? Warned through Sherlock's brother Mycroft to stop their research, and in simple terms slightly surviving an assault by way of a superhuman creature, Holmes and Watson start to suspect a conspiracy on the very center of the British government...

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Download E-books Retribution (A Harry Tate Thriller) PDF

By Adrian Magson

Ex-MI5 Harry Tate is back

“Harry. Plse make Grosvenor sq. the next day to come 18.30. pressing. keep in mind Mirovica.” An atrocity that allegedly came about below Harry’s watch in Kosovo in 1999 returns to hang-out him whilst he gets a summons from an previous UN touch. A lone murderer is monitoring down all those that have been current that fateful evening, despatching his sufferers with chilly, skilful potency. who's he and why does he wish revenge? If he's to discover the identification of this ruthless killer and remain alive within the approach, Harry needs to discover what relatively occurred in Mirovica again in 1999.

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Download E-books Death in a White Tie PDF

Secret Guild in organization with Little Brown and corporate. difficult hide. 352 p.; 0.94" x 6.78" x 4.17".
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Wealthy, fascinating bon vivant Sir Robert Gospell was once a celebrity of London's champagne-and-caviar circuit. Then at the morning after the main glittering ball of the season, somebody reveals a cause to asphyxiate Gospell in a taxi headed throughout city. yet who would wish to kill "Bunchy" Gospel? leader Inspector Roderick Alleyn of Scotland backyard is named in to enquire the homicide of his outdated frined and to discover a nefarious scheme that started faraway from the ballroom floor...

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Download E-books Murder in the Place of Anubis (Lord Meren, Book 1) PDF

By Lynda S. Robinson

Who has dared to desecrate the sacred position of embalming with a murdered corpse? Pharaoh Tutankhamun orders Lord Meren, his leader investigator, to determine fast, ahead of power-mad clergymen use the incident to undermine his royal authority.
Everyone is a suspect, for the physique belongs to the infamous scribe Hormin, hated through all who knew him. even if, Lord Meren isn't any mere courtier however the Eyes and Ears of the dwelling god. within the terrifying position of Anubis, the place unquiet spirits reside, within the sunstruck urban of Thebes, the place Hormin's sons and his appealing concubine plot, and within the royal courtroom, the place intrigues abound, Lord Meren hunts his quarry, peeling again the secrets and techniques of nobles and slaves in his quest for the reality. yet extra very important through a ways is Meren's accountability to guard the younger Pharaoh from his enemies -- who're no farther away than the size of a dagger . . . .
"This unheard of debut melds historical Egyptian spiritual ideals and practices with court docket intrigue to supply a riveting mystery." -- Publishers Weekly

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Download E-books Behind Enemy Lines (Infinity Ring #6) PDF

From the publishers of Spirit Animals and The 39 Clues and the brain of James Dashner, no 1 New York Times bestselling writer of The Maze Runner.

Action, humor, and genuine historical past collide within the Infinity Ring series!

World conflict II is raging throughout Europe, and the Axis and Allied powers are in a stalemate. Time tourists Dak, Sera, and Riq can tip the scales within the Allies' favor... in the event that they can pull off the main bold secret agent project of all time. yet no matter if they be triumphant, are they taking part in into the SQ's hands?

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