By Hal Glatzer
By Hal Glatzer
By Gregory Bracken
By Stephanie Barron,A. Zabini
By Mary Miley
“Joe Petrovitch used to be gunned down on a sunny Saturday afternoon in early October, through the 9th reel of Charlie Chaplin’s Gold Rush.”
Employed through Douglas Fairbanks and Mary Pickford, Jessie Beckett has a hectic time as Script woman for Pickford-Fairbanks studios. but she additionally has a name as a talented beginner sleuth. So while a projectionist is shot useless and his grieving widow asks Jessie if she will discover who killed him, Jessie is set to discover the killer and his rationale. yet who used to be the mysterious guy within the pink coat who fired 3 photographs at Joe Petrovitch? and the way may he input and go away a crowded theatre with no being spotted? to discover the solutions, Jessie needs to delve into the lifeless man’s previous and discover darkish secrets and techniques from one other continent and one other period. As she is to find, the earlier has an extended reach...
By Claude Izner,Mara Dompé
By D. M. Quincy
Aristocratic adventurer Atlas Catesby has spent the final 12 months attempting to omit girl Lilliana Warwick, but if she reappears in his existence imploring him to assist her clear up a homicide, Atlas feels forced to claim yes.
The ner’re-do-well brother of Lilliana’s maid died of arsenic poisoning. experts are ruling his dying an coincidence, yet his sister suspects he was once murdered. As Atlas and Lilliana examine, they observe that the sufferer had a mysterious lover—a high-born girl he threatened with scandal after she spurned him. once they ultimately discover her surprising real id, the case blows broad open and it seems there's a entire string of girls who had cause to kill the good-looking charmer. Now, as Atlas fights his becoming emotions for Lilliana, they need to interact to trap the murderer prior to the killer will get to them first.
Perfect for fanatics of Charles Finch and C. S. Harris, Murder in Bloomsbury is the terrific moment Atlas Catesby mystery.
By Günter Krieger
"Teufelswerk" ist der erste Teil der Merode-Triologie rund um den Dorfherr Mathäus. Band 2 "Mönchsgesang" und Band three "Löwentod" sind als book variation im Dryas Verlag erhältlich.
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By John Sandrolini
For the sake of Ol' Blue Eyes, a pilot searches California for the girl they either love.
When global conflict II ended, fighter ace Joe Buonomo did not make it again for the parades. After approximately a decade adrift in afflicted seas, he washed up in California, made up our minds to re-claim his existence. In 1954, he met Helen, one of many fresh-faced women desirous to holiday into Hollywood. They fell blissfully in love and acquired engaged -- till Joe's post-war previous intervened, and he misplaced his fiancée.
Years later, Joe's working an air freight company and doing the occasional unusual task for a definite crooner named Frank Sinatra. One afternoon, Joe consents to offer Sinatra's newest honey a boost to la, the place she has a monitor attempt the following morning. no longer until eventually she arrives on the airport does he detect it is Helen. After quite a few hours jointly, Joe and Helen confess their outdated emotions nonetheless burn. however the subsequent day, Helen by no means makes it to the studio. She's vanished into skinny air. to discover her, Joe should move up opposed to the mob, the FBI, and the forces in the back of presidential candidate John F. Kennedy. the one trap is, who's he rescuing her for -- Sinatra? Or himself?
By Catherine Denninger
Dans l. a. nuit du 1er au 2 juillet 1810, un incendie embrase los angeles salle de bal dans les jardins de l’ambassade d’Autriche à Paris. Une fête était donnée en l’honneur du mariage de Napoléon et de Marie-Louise. En rentrant du théâtre, le Dr de Kermadec se porte au secours des sinistrés mais, au petit matin, en rentrant chez lui, il découvre un message anonyme dans l’une de ses poches, révélant les origines adoptives de sa fille, des informations qu’il gardait secrètes. Le commissaire Antoine Maupré étant un ami, il sollicite son aide.
Dans le même temps, les employés chargés de nettoyer les stigmates de l’incendie découvrent un cadavre derrière les bosquets. L’homme d’allure vulgaire porte une plaie au milieu du thorax. Ménardeau, l. a. victime, était une canaille bien connue de los angeles police ; il appartenait à une bande de fossoyeurs qui sévissait déjà dans l. a. capitale avant los angeles Révolution.
Un meurtre de trop dans ce contexte désastreux. Napoléon est furieux de ce manquement à sa sécurité et à celle de ses invités. Le ministre de l’Intérieur Montalivet confie l’enquête à Maupré. Ce dernier mène de entrance son travail quotidien et ses deux enquêtes, quand il s’aperçoit d’éléments communs aux deux affaires.
By Anna Lee Huber
July 1831. it has been fifteen years considering the fact that Sebastian Gage has set foot in Langstone Manor. although he has shared little along with his spouse, woman Kiera Darby, approximately his earlier, she understands that he deliberate by no means to come to where of such a lot of unsatisfied early life thoughts. but if an pressing letter from his grandfather reaches them in Dublin, eire, and begs Gage to go to, Kiera convinces him to go.
All isn't really good at Langstone Manor. Gage's grandfather, the Viscount Tavistock, is gravely unwell, and Gage's cousin Alfred has abruptly vanished. He wandered out into the moors and not back. The Viscount is confident anyone or anything except the common dangers of the moors is in charge for Alfred's disappearance. And whilst Alfred's brother Rory is going lacking, Kiera and Gage needs to concede he might be correct. Now, they have to face the ghosts of Gage's previous, observe the reality in the back of the neighborhood superstitions, and spot past the methods being performed via their own eyes to reveal what has occurred to Gage's family members earlier than the moors declare another victim...