Ring two times for Laura comprises many of the illustrations by means of Earl Cordrey as initially released in Collier's Weekly.
By John D. MacDonald
Travis McGee’s taking his retirement in installments whereas he’s nonetheless younger sufficient to take pleasure in it. yet ultimately, his cash runs out and he has to paintings. This time McGee’s lured out West to a surprisingly secretive assembly with a lady in difficulty, in a spot whose good looks hides a few grotesque, risky secrets.
“John D. MacDonald created a astonishing volume of amazing books, each one wealthy with characterization, suspense, and a nearly intoxicating feel of place.”—Jonathan Kellerman
Mona is in love with a bad, younger collage professor and married to a filthy rich guy whom she is confident is stealing from her belief fund. So she does what any self-respecting lady may do: She hires a person to scouse borrow her a reimbursement so she will run away with the affection of her life.
Travis isn’t yes he desires to support out until eventually he sees Mona getting shot and killed out at the cliffs close to her cabin. Now he’s a lead suspect in a plot to aid her get away, and to transparent his identify, he must resolve issues. however the murders simply continue mounting, and for Travis, even operating with Mona’s husband doesn’t appear to aid issues. Will he be capable to discover the complicated plot in time to save lots of his personal skin?
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By Melissa Ginsburg
A taut, erotically charged literary noir set in Houston a few lady stuck up in her friend’s surprising homicide, and the darkish truths she uncovers.
Before the medication, Danielle Reeves was once Charlotte Ford’s such a lot dependable and colourful buddy. She helped Charlotte via her mother’s affliction and demise, and spread out approximately her personal stricken kinfolk. the 2 acquaintances have been inseparable, reveling in Houston’s shadowy corners. yet then Danielle’s dependancy bought the simplest of her and she or he went to felony for 4 years. while she will get out, she and Charlotte reconnect. Charlotte hopes this can be a new begin for his or her friendship.
But then, a detective exhibits up at Charlotte’s house. Danielle has been murdered, bludgeoned to death.
Overwhelmed by means of grief, Charlotte is set to appreciate how the main alive individual she has ever recognized might turn out lifeless. however the deeper Charlotte descends into Danielle’s darkish global, the fewer she is aware. used to be Danielle a hapless sufferer or grasp manipulator? used to be she fairly purpose on beginning over or was once all of it an act? to determine the reality, Charlotte needs to preserve her head transparent and her defend up. Houston has a manner of feeding on undesirable behavior and Charlotte doesn’t are looking to get swallowed entire, a sufferer of her personal anguished desires.
By Linda S. Prather
With the demons of her earlier ultimately laid to relaxation, investigative reporter Andi Carter and her companion Shamus O’Conner mix their assets to open The day-by-day Truth. Strapped for funds to get their company going, they settle for a proposal to play the a part of detectives at a murder-mystery weekend. even if leery in their host’s precise intentions, they console themselves with the truth that it’s simply forty-eight hours.
“There’s not anything so undesirable that it couldn’t be worse.” Irish Proverb
Eleven years in the past, Breanna Hadleigh Raydon was once brutally murdered on her marriage ceremony evening. Andi and Shaumus locate themselves captives in addition to the unique six suspects by means of a guy with a vendetta. they've got forty-eight hours to enquire and exhibit the assassin or every body dies.
A compelling mental mystery with a stunning twist.
By CJ Lyons
From long island occasions and united states this day bestselling writer CJ Lyons, publication #2 within the significantly acclaimed, foreign bestselling Lucy Guardino FBI mystery series.
Once a shining famous person within the FBI’s roster, Lucy reveals herself sidelined, chained to a table, until eventually a mysterious letter forces her to come back to the crime scene the place she nearly died by the hands of a serial killer, a killer she killed…or did she?
BLOOD STAINED is the second one novel within the Lucy Guardino FBI Thrillers sequence. in case you take pleasure in pleasing suspense, clever storytelling, powerful and weak characters, and a freight-train velocity, then you are going to love this adrenaline rush of a heart-pounding mystery.
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"Delves deep into the human soul." ~RT booklet Reviews
By Anne Holt
Shortly earlier than Christmas, 4 individuals are discovered shot useless on the domestic of the Stahlbergs, a filthy rich relations of delivery retailers infamous for his or her miserliness and infighting. 3 of the sufferers are family members, and the fourth is an interloper, probably misplaced. Cake were set out within the front room and a bottle of champagne have been opened yet no longer but poured. convinced, relations gatherings in the course of the vacation trips will be tough, yet why did this one develop into a bloodbath?
As Hanne Wilhelmsen investigates the case along her longtime police accomplice, Billy T., explanations for the murders emerge in abundance; every one surviving member of the Stahlberg relatives had strong cause to need the sufferers lifeless. As she searches for the killer, Hanne will once more probability every little thing to determine the reality. yet this time, will she pass too far?
By Stephen Graham Jones
"My hat is off to Stephen Graham Jones, simply because he's the type of writer that makes the annoyed author within each publication reviewer balk with self-doubt."PopMatters
A novel written in moment individual. town is Stanton, Texas, inhabitants 3 thousand; the non-public investigator is disgraced Midland murder detective Nicholas Bruiseman, who is so down on his success that he is compelled to take a role as a live-in safeguard shield for the town's lone garage facility. this can be his new lifestarting over with not anything within the city he grew up in.
By Robert B. Parker
The 12 months is 1988. where, Baja California. And Philip Marlowe – now in his seventy-second yr – resides out his retirement within the terrace bar of the l. a. Fonda inn. Sipping margaritas, cards, his silver-tipped cane on the prepared. whilst in saunter males dressed like undertakers, with a case that has his identify written in every single place it.
For Marlowe, this is often his final roll of the cube, his swan tune. His undertaking is to enquire the demise of Donald Zinn – supposedly drowned off his yacht, and forsaking a miles more youthful and now very wealthy spouse. yet is Zinn really alive? Are the pair residing off the spoils?
Set among the border and badlands of Mexico and California, Lawrence Osborne’s resurrection of the enduring Marlowe is an unforgettable addition to the Raymond Chandler canon.