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Alys Clare's Shadowed Evil, A: A Medieval Mystery (A Hawkenlye Mystery) PDF

By Alys Clare

February, 1212.

Sir Josse d’Acquin and Helewise are summoned to Southfire corridor, the place Josse’s aged uncle, Hugh, lies death, surrounded by way of his young children. however the pair quickly discovers that Hugh’s in poor health healthiness isn't the in simple terms reason behind misery in the home: for Hugh’s son and inheritor, Herbert, has taken an uncongenial new spouse, the widowed woman Cyrille.

Josse and Helewise are distracted via the invention of an injured younger guy at the highway outdoor at the night in their arrival, however the longer they continue to be in the home, the extra they consider that anything is especially unsuitable. What occurred to Josse’s cousin Aeleis, who not anyone speaks of? the place is woman Cyrille’s small son? And why do they either suppose as though the home itself is alive – and threatened by means of imminent evil?

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Download PDF by Kaite Welsh: The Unquiet Heart

By Kaite Welsh

Kaite Welsh's exciting THE UNQUIET middle is the second one within the gothic Sarah Gilchrist sequence, following a scientific pupil became detective in Victorian Edinburgh.

Sarah Gilchrist has no goal of marrying her uninteresting fiancé Miles, the fellow her kin wish will repair her acceptance and placed an finish to her goals of turning into a physician, but if he's arrested for a homicide she is certain he did not devote she unearths herself his reluctant best friend. underneath the genteel façade of higher type Edinburgh lurks blackmail, adultery, poison and insanity and Sarah needs to go back to Edinburgh's slums, again alleys and asylums as she discovers the darkish earlier a few relatives the place not anyone is what they appear, even Miles himself. It additionally brings her again into the orbit of her mercurial professor, Gregory Merchiston - he sees Sarah as his protegee, yet can he stave off his demons lengthy adequate to educate her the talents that would retailer her life?

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Download PDF by George Gardiner: THE HADRIAN ENIGMA - A Forbidden History

By George Gardiner

Caesar's deadly look for love ...

Ancient Rome, a hundred thirty years after Christ yet nonetheless centuries ahead of Christians in achieving country attractiveness. Caesar Hadrian is the ruler of an unlimited Empire on the peak of its wealth & strength. one in every of "the 5 solid emperors", Hadrian dominates a tradition governed by way of pagan values, inequities, & ambiguous sexualities.

From a merciless war's victory Triumph via Rome's discussion board, to a drunken revel at Athens' Acropolis; from the stirring pleasure of a board hunt within the forests of Bithynia, to the steam rooms of a grand Roman bath-house; from the opulent bordellos of Alexandria, to the privateness of an emperor's mattress chamber, Hadrian's look for love destroys the very individual he so much adores.

During his 400-strong touring Court's leisurely excitement trip via Egypt Hadrian's better half & 'Favorite', Antinous of Bithynia, is located lifeless one sunrise underneath the waters of the River Nile. Hadrian is distraught. Is it a drunken prank long past improper, suicide, homicide, or whatever way more sinister?

Hadrian instructions the historian, barrister, & renown libertine Suetonius Tranquillus to urgently examine. he's given seventy two hours to figure out the reason for loss of life. Suetonius, ever opportune, hires a hetaera sex-worker concubine, Surisca of Antioch, as an an interpreter & paramour to help the research. among them & their courtier colleagues, they interrogate contributors of the courtroom as numerous new deaths happen. during their research they discover a subterranean conspiracy which unearths greater than Hadrian may need to understand, or wish others to understand. They expose the uninhibited appetites of the ruling sessions amid the elemental human desire for affection & bonding, regardless of the relationship.

THE HADRIAN ENIGMA is Suetonius's mystery checklist of the research into one in every of history's so much interesting, suspicious fatalities. It depicts an period of comfy morals one of the elites which sanctions males loving males in a sexist macho tradition of warrior delight, honor & disgrace.

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Get Falconer and the Great Beast PDF

By Ian Morson

it really is 1268, and Oxford is pressured to play host to the Tartars, a tribe from the East whose fierceness is famous, and who, after having performed havoc in France and Germany now pass the English Channel less than the banner of Peace. Their arrival, little welcome by way of the folks of Oxford, creates a feeling of foreboding and whilst the Tartar ambassador is located lifeless it feels like homicide, or magic?
Master William Falconer, the dedicated scientist understands, or thinks he is familiar with, a rational rationalization needs to lay at the back of the emissary’s loss of life yet earlier than the secret is solved he has to query the stability of his methods.

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Download PDF by Fay Risner: The Will O Wisp: Amazing Gracie Mysteries

By Fay Risner

Gracie Evans goes again to her 3 Oaks farm back to farm sit down for a month. After the issues she had the final time she farm take a seat, the Moser Mansion relations is anxious approximately her staying within the nation on my own. So this time she deals to take the Lang's daughter, Shana, together with her. the woman must paintings off a few extra power now that faculty is out, and this can supply Molly and Orie Lang a holiday from being concerned approximately Shana puzzling over round city by means of herself. The final straw to their consenting to Shana's stick with Gracie used to be whilst Shana invited a hobo to Sunday dinner. Her mom and dad worry Shana goes to finally end up in deep trouble like a few of Maude Brown's childrens. whilst Melinda concerns approximately what could occur on the farm, Madeline talks Melinda into letting her do a tea leaf interpreting to work out Gracie's destiny. based on Madeline's predictions, this stopover at to the farm isn't really going to be any more secure for Gracie than the final time. somebody with a degree head must pass alongside to maintain her and Shana out of hassle. So Melinda invitations herself alongside to monitor out for Gracie and Shana. One night at the farm, they're all worried after they see lighting flickering in Gracie's trees, headed for the Evan's kin cemetery. at nighttime, they hike to the cemetery and discover a girl wearing white, leaning down subsequent to Gracie's child brother's grave. She was once patting the floor. Gracie yells on the lady, and she or he disappears into the darkness. a couple of days later, Gracie and Shana discover the woods for mushrooms. What they locate is a small oblong quarter of freshly dug airborne dirt and dust with wilting wild flora planted prompt. Off within the distance, the filmy, wispy determine of a small baby flits into their sight and geese in the back of the timber to vanish. Shana is scared and needs no a part of being within the trees. She tells Gracie they observed the elusive spirit of a Will O Wisp haunting Gracie's timber.

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Read e-book online Le ombre di Pemberley: Un'indagine di Mr & Mrs Darcy PDF

By Carrie Bebris,A. Zabini

È ormai trascorso quasi un anno dal giorno delle nozze e, dopo le recenti avventure, Mr. e Mrs. Darcy decidono di ritirarsi finalmente nella quiete e nella solitudine dell’amata Pemberley, los angeles loro sontuosa residenza di famiglia, in attesa della nascita del loro primo figlio. l. a. serenità tuttavia non è destinata a durare. Ben presto, infatti, oscure minacce si addensano sulla coppia: los angeles scoperta di una misteriosa lettera scritta ben diciotto anni prima dalla defunta girl Anne Fitzwilliam, madre di Darcy, risveglia ombre dal passato e riapre un caso da pace dimenticato a proposito di un antico cimelio di famiglia scomparso; una convocazione in appello in line with Darcy, accusato di furto, rischia di mettere in pericolo non solo il suo buon nome e l’eredità, ma persino los angeles sua libertà; e a peggiorare l. a. situazione, arriva l’autoritaria zia woman Catherine de Bourgh, los angeles cui occupazione principale sembra essere quella di tormentare los angeles povera Elizabeth. Non c’è speed tra le mura di Pemberley e questa volta i coniugi Darcy dovranno difendere se stessi e il futuro del loro figlio da un nemico che si nasconde nell’ombra.

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Le village aux Huit Tombes (Folio Policier) (French Edition) - download pdf or read online

By Yokomizo Seishi,René de Ceccatty,Ryôji Nakamura

Perdu au coeur des montagnes embrumées, le village aux Huit Tombes tient son nom d’une légende sanglante : au XVIe siècle, huit samouraïs qui s’y étaient réfugiés et y avaient caché un trésor, ont été assassinés par les villageois... Depuis une malédiction semble peser sur les lieux. Des siècles plus tard, Tatsuya, un jeune homme au moveé mystérieux, arrive au village et se trouve aussitôt en proie aux soupçons : autour de lui les morts par empoisonnement se succèdent…

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Download PDF by Wolfgang Schüler: Sherlock Holmes in Dresden (German Edition)

By Wolfgang Schüler

1913 - Sherlock Holmes und Dr. Watson bereisen den Kontinent und machen einen Abstecher nach Leipzig, wo sie das Völkerschlachtdenkmal besichtigen wollen, das erst wenige Tage zuvor von Kaiser Wilhelm II. eingeweiht wurde.
Als ihr Zug im Leipziger Hauptbahnhof einläuft, wird auf sie geschossen, und eine Kugel tötet eine unbeteiligte Passantin. Holmes und Watson können den Täter überwältigen und sind überrascht. Es ist kein Geringerer als Colonel Moran, der ehemalige Stabschef von Professor Moriarty, dem größten und gefährlichsten Widersacher des Detektivs.
Moran kann fliehen, und Holmes und Watson heften sich an seine Fersen. Die Spur führt nach Dresden. Auch wenn Professor Moriarty schon lange tot ist, deutet doch alles darauf hin, dass seine ehemalige Verbrecherbande nun unter neuer Führung in Sachsen aktiv geworden ist. Der größte Detektiv aller Zeiten sieht sich einer Aufgabe von monströsem Ausmaß gegenüber.

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Download e-book for kindle: Kitty Peck y los asesinos del Music Hall (Nuevos Tiempos) by Kate Griffin,Alejandro Palomas

By Kate Griffin,Alejandro Palomas

Un apasionante mystery histórico que nos sumerge en l. a. cara más oscura del Londres victoriano. Londres, 1880: los angeles temida woman Ginger reina en el distrito portuario de Limehouse. Controla con implacable eficiencia su territorio, al que todos conocen como El Paraíso, curioso nombre para describir las calles más sórdidas y peligrosas de los bajos fondos londinenses. Sin embargo, girl Ginger ve peligrar una de sus más lucrativas fuentes de ingresos: alguien está haciendo desaparecer las joyas más preciadas de sus track halls, a sus bailarinas, y ese alguien debe ser hallado y obligado a pagar por ello. Kitty Peck, l. a. joven, audaz e inteligente ayudante de costurera de los cabarés, se ve obligada a convertirse en cebo para encontrar a los asesinos del track Hall.

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New PDF release: Brother, Can You Spare a Dime? (Harry Bierce Mystery)

By Jack Martin

When President Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s lifestyles is threatened, FBI Director Hoover has no selection yet to dispatch Agent Harry Bierce, the single guy he can belief to forestall an assassination. challenge is, Bierce is no ordinary agent. with out verifiable background, Hoover has no technique to keep an eye on him or his equipment. who prefer to paintings on my own and short of no acknowledgement for his half in fixing high-profile crimes, Bierce often single-handedly brings criminals to justice whilst different brokers have failed. but if his look for the murderer leads him right into a net of corruption, he comes up opposed to neighborhood legislation enforcement who are looking to safeguard their reputations and federal brokers who wish revenge, it doesn't matter what the stakes.

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