Sherlock Holmes und das Geheimnis des Illusionisten: Ein by Thomas Fröhlich

By Thomas Fröhlich

Der gealterte und opiumsüchtige Sherlock Holmes und sein treuer Gefährte Dr. Watson ermitteln wieder - in ihrem vielleicht mysteriösesten Fall: Literarische Figuren begegnen ihren Autoren, ein Illusionist namens Nyarlathotep lässt die Grenzen zwischen Realität und Fiktion verschwimmen, und der berühmteste Detektiv der Weltgeschichte steht auch privat vor einigen Rätseln ...

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Death and the Black Pyramid (John Rawlings, Apothecary) by Deryn Lake

By Deryn Lake

A John Rawlings Georgian secret - Apothecary John Rawlings has been summoned to Devon through his appealing yet unpredictable mistress. Leaving his daughter Rose within the excellent care of her grandfather, Rawlings units off for Exeter. His fellow stagecoach passengers are a motley workforce, and contain a wide and talkative German woman, a dance-master and a bare-knuckle fighter often called the Black Pyramid. ahead of the trips finish a guy has been discovered brutally murdered, and Rawlings is once more drawn right into a advanced and hazardous intrigue.

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Walrus With A Gold Tooth: Crime in Anchorage, Alaska—the by Steven Levi

By Steven Levi

within the twenty years among the second one global struggle and the nice Alaska Earthquake, Anchorage grew via an element of 10. funds was once, rather actually, washing down the road. the commercial increase used to be so nice that every one you had to make one million money used to be a money sign up. whilst Anchorage was once one of many few towns in the USA the place equipped crime by no means received a company foothold. Uptown, downtown, out of city, the locals have been shrewdpermanent sufficient to maintain the East Coast households out. Walrus With A Gold teeth is a fictionalized model of crime in Anchorage over those twenty years and a step by step historical past of the way the neighborhood squeezed out the mob prior to it ever made it in. And when you recognize your Anchorage heritage, you simply could possibly ensure which characters are real humans whose names were replaced to guard the guilty.

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Miser of Cherry Hill (Dr Clyde Deacon) by Scott MacKay

By Scott MacKay

the hot secret that includes Dr Clyde Deacon - A gun that wasn't fired. A bridge that wasn't crossed. And a tack that wasn't used. those are the difficult clues Dr Clyde Deacon, a small-town doctor in 1902 the USA, needs to decipher to resolve the homicide of Ephraim Purcell, an area filthy rich businessman with a rapacious urge for food for cash and girls. His own lifestyles disintegrating, Dr Deacon needs to race opposed to mounting city strain to discover the offender - and the stunning reason at the back of the crime.

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The Grim Reaper (A Crowner John Mystery Book 6) by Bernard Knight

By Bernard Knight

Sir John de Wolfe tackles his most annoying and exciting research to date

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.

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The Vanishing Box: Stephens and Mephisto Mystery 4 (Stephens by Elly Griffiths

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...

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Une plaie ouverte (Folio Policier) (French Edition) by Patrick Pécherot

By Patrick Pécherot

1870, los angeles défaite de Sedan scelle los angeles guerre franco-prussienne. Dans Paris assiégé, l’heure de l. a. Commune va sonner. Une bande d’amis vit los angeles fièvre de l’insurrection. Ils se nomment Vallès, Verlaine, Courbet, Gill, Marceau, Manon, Dana… Mais le temps des cerises s’achève dans le sang. Les amis sont dispersés, arrêtés ou recherchés.
Dana, en fuite, est condamné à mort, accusé d’avoir participé au bloodbath des otages de los angeles rue Haxo. Qui était-il ? Communard authentique ? Personnage hassle? L’homme aux gestes de fumée a laissé derrière lui un halo de mystère. Son keepsake hante Marceau jusqu’à l’obsession. Trente ans plus tard, il croit le reconnaître parmi les figurants du most appropriate western de l’histoire du cinématographe, et n’aura de cesse de retrouver sa hint. Elle croise celles des chercheurs d'absolu, exilés de l. a. vieille Europe, qui parcourent les États-Unis…

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The Baciagalupe of Avenue B by Carl Giardina

By Carl Giardina

The Baciagalupe of road B
A DEVISHLY humorous secret NOVEL AND SICILIAN prepare dinner BOOK

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.

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Rustle of Silk, A: A new forensic mystery series set in by Alys Clare

By Alys Clare

Introducing physician-sleuth Dr Gabriel Taverner within the first of an exciting sequence of mysteries set in early seventeenth century Devon.
1603. Former ship's general practitioner Gabriel Taverner is trying to re-establish himself as a rustic health practitioner in rural Devon. yet it isn't effortless to realize the locals' belief, and a sequence of annoying incidents, expanding in risk and depth, convinces him that at the least one individual doesn't welcome his presence.

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.

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Voluptuous Death (The Wallace Kerrigan/Pearl Seagrove by William Kerrigan

By William Kerrigan

relatives saga, budding romance, the sunrise of the Hollywood famous person procedure, a full of life homicide mystery—all in a single swell book.

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.

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