Download Dead Woman's Shoes (Lexie Lomax Mysteries, Book 1) by Kaye C. Hill PDF

By Kaye C. Hill

All she sought after used to be to break out - and by surprise it’s raining cats, canine and our bodies! Lexy Lomax has run clear of her obnoxious husband, taking together with her a funky part million of his ill-gotten earnings and a homicidal chihuahua referred to as Kinky. Holed up in a decrepit log cabin at the Suffolk coast, Lexy unearths herself unsuitable for the former proprietor of the cabin, a personal investigator, now deceased. ahead of she is familiar with it she's embroiled in a cocktail of marital infidelity (possibly), lacking cats (probably) and poison pen letters (definitely). Oh, definite - and a homicide or two...

From Publishers Weekly
Set at the Suffolk coast, Hill's droll debut introduces unintentional sleuth Alexandra Lexy Lomax. After gaining knowledge of that her flaky husband, Gerard Warwick-Holmes, the superstar of TV's Heirlooms on your Attic, is a criminal, Lexy flees London—along together with her puppy Chihuahua and part 1000000 quid of Gerard's stolen loot—and takes shelter at Otter's finish, a log cabin in Clopwolde-on-Sea. Lexy quickly realizes that Mrs. Glenda Doyle, the cabin's deceased past occupant, were a PI with an advert for discreet companies nonetheless working within the neighborhood paper. How challenging can or not it's, wonders Lexy, who's wanting prepared money (she doesn't dare contact the stolen cash for the moment), to path a in all probability philandering spouse or find a lacking cat? It seems to be very demanding, certainly, after the spouse is murdered and the cat proves extra beneficial than the common tom cat. Crisp prose and a plot laced with animal tomfoolery will retain readers amused and longing for a sequel.

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Download Blueberry Muffin Murder (Hannah Swensen Mystery, Book 3) by Joanne Fluke PDF

By Joanne Fluke

Bakery proprietor Hannah Swensen is back—and the cookies are crumbling—as acclaimed writer Joanne Fluke serves readers one other aiding of homicide, mayhem, and mouthwatering secret. . .

Blueberry Muffin Murder

Preparations are underway for Lake Eden, Minnesota's annual wintry weather Carnival—and Hannah Swensen is decided to bake up a hurricane at her renowned store, The Cookie Jar. Too undesirable the glory of constructing the professional iciness Carnival cake went to well-known way of life maven Connie Mac—a half-baked notion, in Hannah's opinion. She suspects Connie Mac is lots just like the confections she whips up on her cable television cooking show—sweet, mild, and scrumptious-looking, yet more likely to go away a sour style on your mouth.

Hannah's suspicions are proven while Connie Mac's limo rolls into city. seems America's "Cooking Sweetheart" is bossy, bad-tempered, and downright domineering. issues eventually boil over whilst Hannah arrives on the Cookie Jar to discover the iciness Carnival cake burnt to a crisp—and Connie Mac mendacity lifeless in her pantry, struck down whereas consuming considered one of Hannah's well-known blueberry muffins.

Next factor Hannah is familiar with, the police have declared The Cookie Jar's kitchen crime scene off-limits. She's a baker with out an oven—and the Carnival is true round the nook. Hannah's basically substitute is to prepare dinner up a plan to avoid wasting her business—by discovering the killer herself. . .

Includes seven unique cookie and dessert recipes so you might try out!

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Download Crashed (Junior Bender, Book 1) by Timothy Hallinan PDF

By Timothy Hallinan



Junior Bender is a l. a. burglar with a magic contact. in view that he first began breaking into homes while he was once fourteen years outdated, he's by no means as soon as been stuck. yet now, after twenty-two years of an exemplary profession, Junior has been blackmailed via Trey Annunziato, essentially the most robust crime bosses in los angeles, into performing as a personal investigator at the set of Trey's porn motion picture enterprise, which somebody retains sabotaging. The celebrity Trey has covered as much as do all that's unwholesome on digicam is Thistle Downing, America's liked baby famous person, who now lives by myself in a drug-induced stupor, destitute and uninsurable. Her starring function may be the scandalous fall-from-grace gossip of rubber-neckers around the nation. No ask yourself Trey wishes support retaining the construction on track.

Junior understands what that he may still do--get Thistle out and locate her help--but doing the precise factor will land him at the unsuitable aspect of LA's scariest mob boss. With the aid of his precocious twelve-year-old daughter, Rina, and his felony sidekick, Louie the misplaced (an ex-getaway driver), Junior has to determine a miracle solution.

From the Hardcover edition.

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Download One for the Money (Stephanie Plum, Book 1) by Janet Evanovich PDF

By Janet Evanovich

Welcome to Trenton, New Jersey, domestic to wiseguys, regular Joes, and Stephanie Plum, who activities an incredible perspective or even larger funds difficulties (since wasting her activity as a underwear client for a division store). Stephanie wishes cash-fast-but instances are tricky, and shortly she's compelled to show to the final hotel of the really determined: family...

Stephanie lands a gig at her sleazy cousin Vinnie's bail bonding corporation. She's obtained no event. yet that doesn't subject. As does the truth that the bail jumper in query is neighborhood vice cop Joe Morelli. From the time he first seemed up her gown to the time he first obtained into her pants, to the time Steph hit him together with her father's Buick, M-o-r-e-l-l-i has spelled t-r-o-u-b-l-e. And now the new man is in scorching water-wanted for murder...

Abject poverty is a brilliant motivator for studying new abilities, yet being educated within the university of challenging knocks by means of humans like psycho prizefighter Benito Ramirez isn't. nonetheless, if Stephanie can nab Morelli in every week, she'll make a funky ten grand. All she has to do is turn into a professional bounty hunter overnight-and maintain herself from getting killed ahead of she will get her man...

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Download Every Shallow Cut by Tom Piccirilli PDF

By Tom Piccirilli

He's anonymous, faceless, and has not anything left to lose-- and now he has a gun.

Alone with the exception of his loved bulldog, Churchill, a despondent guy who's failed at his profession, his marriage, and his personal uncomplicated hopes makes his means around the fierce American panorama and the spectacle of his personal sour previous. As he heads domestic to his far-off brother, he witnesses a number of tragedies and crimes which deliver out the killer in him.

Tom Piccirilli brings us a suspense tale for our present suffering occasions, taken at once from a damaged middle. it's choked with realism, grit, and a intensity of the darkish streets that supply voice to the fears such a lot people can slightly think. the phobia of loss, the overpowering dread of failure, the determined push in the direction of crime, the horror of missed-out, mediocre goals. And the all-too-average explosive rage.

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Download Folly (Alex Duggins Mystery, Book 1) by Stella Cameron PDF

By Stella Cameron

Following the breakdown of her marriage, Alex Duggins has again to her picturesque native land of Folly-on-Weir within the Cotswolds as a way to commence afresh. yet you can't outrun the earlier, as Alex is set to find while she stumbles throughout a frosted corpse buried within the snow. the next homicide research threatens to unearth outdated secrets and techniques – together with Alex's personal. As Folly-on-Weir braces for a chilling wintry weather and Alex reveals herself most sensible of the police's suspect checklist, she determines to transparent her identify and locate the true assassin. yet as she starts off to peel again the layers of deception that experience long-concealed one of many town's darkest secrets and techniques, she herself turns into the objective of a ruthless killer who has not anything left to lose. Will Alex be the subsequent snow-covered physique to be present in the attractive hills above the city?

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Download To Catch a Leaf (Flower Shop Mystery, Book 12) by Kate Collins PDF

By Kate Collins

Flower store proprietor Abby Knight is aglow with happiness now that she's formally engaged to her longtime beau, Marco Salvare. not anything can in all likelihood hose down her joy-until filthy rich dowager Virginia Newport is killed, and Abby's assistant Grace Bingham is the top suspect. The plot thickens once they bump into mysterious stolen artwork and a lacking cat, all a part of an problematic heist. prior to Abby can throw her bouquet, she'll need to retailer her good friend and throw a killer and a thief in jail...

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Download Set Sail For Murder (Polly Pepper Mystery, Book 4) by R. T. Jordan PDF

By R. T. Jordan

The enduring Polly Pepper, musical comedy famous person of yesteryear, is experiencing a little a certified dry spell— she will be able to slightly preserve her checking account afloat, not to mention her occupation. So while the nefarious Laura Crawford, scene-stealing former forged mate and perpetual diva, proposes a Polly Pepper Playhouse reunion cruise, Polly is on board, full-steam forward. yet she quickly realizes that Hollywood at the high-seas may be not anything wanting a shipwreck. . .

Packed to the gills with has-beens, D-listers, and sycophantic fanatics, Polly's star cruise can be a send of fools, and it's sinking quick. If that weren't adequate, Polly's tiny room, troubling loss of champagne, and crucial visual appeal time table depart her feeling greater than a bit murderous in the direction of Laura. regrettably, that send already sailed! Laura is located useless the subsequent morning, slain by way of Season Six of The Polly Pepper Playhouse field set—the creditors DVD ruthlessly sharpened to a razor's edge.

Polly instantly starts off fishing for clues, and her first colossal capture is pianist-at-sea Lawrence Deerfield, whose occupation sank whilst Laura maliciously minimize him from a contemporary degree creation. yet Polly must forged a much broader web to trap this killer—with a ship's worthy of burned solid friends, spurned enthusiasts, and obsessed lovers there are many different explanations within the sea.

When Polly herself is accused of the crime she is aware it's time to form up or send out. If she can't clear up this maritime secret the shrewdpermanent killer might ship Polly's entire career—and even her life—overboard.

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Download Taken for Dead by Graham Masterton PDF

By Graham Masterton

It's a sunny Saturday in county Cork, and an Irish marriage ceremony is in complete swing. under the influence of alcohol uncles are toasting the bride. The Ceilidh band have performed for hours. however the slicing of the cake will carry the marriage to a scary finish. For there, grinning gruesomely up from the ground tier, is the severed head of the neighborhood baker.

Katie Maguire, of the Irish Garda, doesn't have any leads - until eventually one other neighborhood businessman is going lacking in terrible situations. The murders seem to hyperlink to The Kings of Erin, a terrifying gang of torturers and extortionists. yet those are harmful males. and they're going to cease at not anything to throw Katie off the trail...

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Download Mrs Harris MP by Paul Gallico PDF

By Paul Gallico

Mrs Harris is a salt-of-the-earth charlady, content material together with her lot, cleansing the houses of the wealthy. despite the fact that, her knack of atmosphere issues immediately frequently has the tendency to stray past holding issues neat and tidy...

In Mrs Harris MP, the sincere as-ever outdated char impresses her corporation along with her no-nonsense political beliefs to such an quantity that he - an MP, no much less - encourages her to turn into a voice for the folks of Battersea and stand for election herself.

The international of neighborhood politics, although, quickly proves a attempt for a girl as straight-laced as Mrs Harris; political skulduggery, the glare of the media and the obvious betrayal of a relied on pal all turning into concerns she simply hadn't bargained on...

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