By Thomas Fröhlich
By Thomas Fröhlich
By Deryn Lake
By Steven Levi
By Scott MacKay
By Bernard Knight
Aaron of Salisbury a Jewish money-lender who used to be popular in the neighborhood, has been stumbled on useless, his head enveloped in a brown leather-based money-bag, the pull strings pulled tight round his neck. The crabbed handwriting on a scrap of folded parchment clutched within the useless mans palms is deciphered as a citation from the Gospel in line with St Mark "And Jesus went into the temple. . .and overthrew the tables of the money-changers"
Setting out to trace down a literate and Bible-learned killer, Sir John deduces that he's searching for a homicidal priest.
By Elly Griffiths
What do a murdered Brighton flowerseller, the demise of Cleopatra and a nude tableau convey have in universal? One thing's needless to say - it may be the main harmful case but for Stephens and Mephisto.
The fourth Stephens and Mephisto secret from the writer of the bestselling Dr Ruth Galloway sequence - a must-read for fanatics of Bryant and will. 'Mixes cosiness and sharpness in a manner that recollects the simplest of Agatha Christie' Sunday Express (on Smoke and Mirrors)
Christmas 1953. Max Mephisto and his daughter Ruby are headlining Brighton Hippodrome, an success simply a little marred via the less-than-savoury help act: a tableau exhibit of bare 'living statues'. this may seem to have not anything in universal with DI Edgar Stephens' research into the loss of life of a quiet flowerseller, but when there is something the outdated comrades have realized it really is that, in Brighton, the road among artwork and lifestyles - and demise - is all too simply blurred...
By Patrick Pécherot
By Carl Giardina
A nostalgic glimpse into the lifetime of a mischievous twelve 12 months outdated Italian/American boy trying to remedy the secret of his girlfriend’s lacking father. The characters depicted during this colourful novel are in response to actual those that lived during this East Village local throughout the 1950’s.Among the original suspects during this hilarious secret novel are ;his spouse ,his mistress ,a prejudice police sergeant , neighborhood Mafiosi, a bad mouthed priest and an collection of alternative characters.
This distinct booklet additionally comprises over fifty actual Sicilian recipes which are pointed out during this novel .These scrumptious recipes are awarded in an fun type yet have been quite ready by way of author’s mom and are a tribute to her mastery of Sicilian cuisine.
By Alys Clare
Called out to ascertain decomposed physique came across beside the river, Gabriel discovers that he has a private connection to the lifeless guy. Teaming up with Coroner Theophilus Davey to determine how the guy died, Gabriel uncovers a few darker facets of the profitable silk alternate which operates from close by Plymouth. The extra he unearths out, the extra frighteningly obvious it turns into that the folks closest to him were protecting risky secrets.
By William Kerrigan
With his dual brother Warren launched into the final and unusually winning leg of his Hollywood profession, Wally Kerrigan takes a administration activity with the construction corporation of his previous pal Mary Pickford. facts of a mystery society of orgiasts named “Voluptuaries” starts to floor, which deeply matters Mary, considering the fact that her dissolute brother Jack Pickford seems to between its so much chuffed consumers. Wally is requested to enquire, and shortly unearths himself mired in prostitution, medications, blackmail, and homicide. yet a sequence of non-public tragedies, together with the deaths of his better half's father and his mom, a deteriorating marriage, and the lack of his daughter, threaten to weigh down him. He needs to renew his power with assistance from jewellery entrepeneur Pearl Seagrove so one can divulge the boastful genius in the back of Voluptuaries.
This is the second one day trip for beginner sleuths Wallace Kerrigan and Pearl Seagrove.