From London Far

By Michael Innes

All he stated was once "London, a Poem". The tobacconist took Meredith's murmur to be the password and ushered him into the headquarters of Europe's artwork thieves. And by means of the top of that day, the gentle student came upon a expertise for appearing, rescued a lady and a brace of bloodhounds - and dedicated a homicide.

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"H" is for Homicide (Kinsey Millhone Alphabet Mysteries)

By Sue Grafton

no 1 New York Times bestselling writer Sue Grafton's PI Kinsey Millhone tackles assurance fraud in her most recent outing―and reveals that she'll need to devote a few deceit of her personal to trap a cold-blooded killer…

H IS FOR HUSTLER…

When PI Kinsey Millhone's buddy and colleague Parnell Perkins is located murdered within the car parking zone in the back of California constancy coverage, she cannot think he had any enemies. the single clue that increases a crimson flag for Kinsey is certainly one of Parnell's documents on a Bibianna Diaz, who looks to have made a profitable occupation out of scamming insurance firms with phony claims…

H IS FOR HAZARDOUS…

Taking an alias, Kinsey is going undercover to befriend Bibianna, hoping she'll get shut sufficient to trap the con artist at her personal video game. yet Kinsey by no means goals that striking out with Bibianna gets them either thrown in detention center. And whilst they're published, Bibianna's very jealous, very risky ex-fiancé Raymond Maldonado is anticipating them.

H IS FOR HOMICIDE

Kinsey quickly discovers the short-tempered thug is the kingpin at the back of Bibianna's and numerous different phony assurance claims. yet used to be Raymond additionally accountable for Parnell's loss of life? All Kinsey is aware is that she'll need to imagine quickly to nab essentially the most treacherous criminals she's come head to head with―and maintain herself alive…

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The Lady in the Lake

By Raymond Chandler

A few lacking wives—one a wealthy man's and one a negative man's—become the gadgets of Marlowe's research. one in all them can have gotten a Mexican divorce and married a gigolo and the opposite can be lifeless. Marlowe's uncertain he cares approximately both one, yet he is not paid to care.

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Stuff to Die For: A Novel (The Stuff Series)

By Don Bruns

Most sensible associates James Lessor and bypass Moore are infrequently at the quick tune. whereas James works as a line prepare dinner at Cap'n Crab, pass spends his days promoting - or fairly, trying to promote - defense structures to those who (a) haven't any funds, and (b) don't have anything they care to guard. James and bypass aren't upwardly cellular, yet they are approximately to get actually cellular whilst James spends a shock inheritance on a white field truck. An funding sooner or later, he surmises, as those are beginning a enterprise - completely dedicated to hauling different people's stuff. however the fledgling enterprise takes a surprising flip while James and pass dump the contents in their first relocating activity and locate a few unforeseen shipment - a bloody human finger. James and bypass needs to scramble to stick one step prior to the perpetrators of the ugly crime during this witty, gritty secret approximately massive goals, immense principles - and massive hassle. rather than chasing the yankee dream, James and bypass could be working for his or her lives

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The Man in the Brown Suit

By Agatha Christie

The Queen of poser has come to Harper Collins! Agatha Christie, the said mistress of suspense—creator of indomitable sleuth omit Marple, meticulous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, and such a lot of different unforgettable characters—brings her complete oeuvre of creative whodunits, locked room mysteries, and puzzling puzzles to William Morrow Paperbacks. The guy within the Brown Suit is Christie at her most sensible, as a tender girl makes a deadly selection to enquire a surprising “accidental” loss of life she witnesses at a London tube station.

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Vintage Murder: Inspector Roderick Alleyn #5 (Inspectr Roderick Alleyn)

By Ngaio Marsh

Inspector Roderick Alleyn has thus far restrained his investigations to England, yet classic homicide reveals him touring to New Zealand (Ngaio Marsh’s homeland). touring with Alleyn are the participants of the Carolyn Dacres English Comedy corporation. The actors' operatic intrigues provide an fun diversion till, without notice, they flip lethal. And Alleyn learns – now not for the final time – that whereas he are able to depart his badge again in Blighty, he’s nonetheless a policeman, even at the different aspect of the world.

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Fearless Fourteen: A Stephanie Plum Novel (Stephanie Plum Novels)

By Janet Evanovich

Personal vendettas, hidden treasure, and a monkey named Carl will ship bounty hunter Stephanie Plum on her such a lot explosive experience yet.

The Crime: Armed theft to the song of 9 million dollars. Dom Rizzi robbed a financial institution, stashed the cash, and did the time. His relatives could not be extra proud. He regularly used to be the clever one.

The Cousin: Joe Morelli. Morelli is Dom's cousin. he is additionally a cop. below every week after Dom's liberate from felony, Morelli has shadowy figures breaking into his residence and demise in his basement. in the meantime, Dom has long past missing…

The disaster: Moonman. Morelli hires Walter "Mooner" Dunphy, stoner and "inventor" became crime fighter, to guard his condo. Morelli is low on funds. Mooner will paintings for potatoes.

The Cupcake: Stephanie Plum. Stephanie and Morelli have a long-standing dating that contains intercourse, affection, and riding one another nuts. She's a bond enforcement agent with extra success than expertise, and she's focused on this bank-robbery-gone-bad catastrophe from day one.

The Crisis: Ranger. safeguard specialist Carlos Manoso, road identify Ranger, has a role for Stephanie that may contain evening paintings. Morelli has his personal rules relating to Stephanie's night activities.

The end: Only the fearless should still take heed to Fearless Fourteen by way of Janet Evanovich.

Thrills, chills, and incontinence may possibly result.

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Top O' the Mournin': A Passport to Peril Mystery (Passport to Peril Mysteries)

By Maddy Hunter

WHEN IRISH EYES ARE LYIN'...

Emily Andrew is incomes a few much-needed eco-friendly through navigating the twisting roads of eire with a bunch of seniors, together with her liked Nana. yet as soon as the hearty troupe from Iowa lands on Irish sod, difficulty starts off brewing: there is a death-defying incident with a horse-drawn carriage . . . and a gender-bending come upon with Emily's ex-husband Jack, referred to now as Jackie. No ask yourself Emily has come down with a smarting case of hives!

The plot thickens like Irish stew whilst the crowd settles into Ballybantry fort, the place a ghost is expounded to wander the halls. yet it really is no blarney while a truly genuine corpse turns up in a single of the visitor rooms. whereas the murderous malarkey has Emily step-dancing as speedy as she will be able to, one yes factor emerges from the mists: now not even St. Paddy himself may perhaps force out the spiteful serpent that slithers between them!

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Mr. Dixon Disappears

By Ian Sansom

Mr. Dixon a member of the Ulster organization of Magicians, has long past missing—along with 100000 kilos in funds. Israel Armstrong, bighearted and overly inquisitive, should still keep on with supplying library books to out-of-the-way readers and never become involved within the research. yet in fact, he can't support himself—which expenditures him his task and earns him a spot of dishonor one of the police's leading suspects. Can Israel transparent his identify and get his van again? Will the exhibition of previous neighborhood pictures he's been riding round County Antrim supply clues to Mr. D.'s whereabouts? And is a romance within the offing with winsome barmaid Rosie Hart?

All may be revealed!

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