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Download E-books The Last Page PDF

Barbara Adams, head of the Windbrook Library in suburban Chicago, has died, it appears from a cave in the steps to the library's basement. but if Julia Fairbanks, her closest friend's daughter begins to poke round, she reveals troubling emails that point out Barbara was once no longer the sufferer of a middle assault, yet a vicious killer in its place. Can Julia locate the assassin? Or will she prove on The final Page?

This breezy secret is a novella, approx. 20,000 phrases. it is usually brief tales by way of the authors, either from the acclaimed crime fiction anthology, Chicago Blues.

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By Matthew Reilly

“A whole success…action fanatics and PBS forms can percentage their enthusiasm” (Booklist, starred evaluate) while a tender Queen Elizabeth I is thrust right into a gripping video game of deception and lust on the peak of the Ottoman Empire during this edge-of-your-seat old mystery from the New York occasions bestselling writer of The nice Zoo of China and Temple.

The yr is 1546, and Suleiman the extraordinary, the scary Sultan of the Ottoman Empire, concerns a call for participation to each king in Europe: You are invited to ship your best participant to compete in a chess match to figure out the champion of the recognized world.

Thousands converge on Constantinople, together with the English court’s champion and his advisor, the esteemed pupil Roger Ascham. Seeing an opportunity to enlighten the brain of a scholar, Ascham brings alongside Elizabeth Tudor, an excellent younger girl no longer but fed on via royal tasks in Henry VIII’s court.

Yet at the beginning evening of the match, a robust visitor of the Sultan is murdered. quickly, barbaric deaths, diplomatic corruption, and incredible depravity—sexual and otherwise—unfold ahead of Elizabeth’s and Ascham’s eyes. The pair quickly realizes that the true chess video game is being performed in the court docket itself…and its so much treacherous point is stranger in a wierd land is barely as secure as her host is gracious.

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Download E-books Blasphemy: A Novel (Wyman Ford Series) PDF

By Douglas Preston

In Douglas Preston's Blasphemy, the world's largest supercollider, locked in an Arizona mountain, used to be equipped to bare the secrets and techniques of the very second of production: the massive Bang itself.

The Torus is the costliest computer ever created via humankind, run via the world's strongest supercomputer. it's the brainchild of Nobel Laureate William North Hazelius. Will the Torus expose the mysteries of the production of the universe? Or will it, as a few are expecting, suck the earth right into a mini black gap? Or is the Torus a Satanic try out, as a strong televangelist decries, to problem God Almighty at the very throne of Heaven?

Twelve scientists below the management of Hazelius are despatched to the distant mountain to show it on, and what they notice has to be hidden from the realm in any respect expenditures. Wyman Ford, ex-monk and CIA operative, is tapped to wrest their mystery, a mystery that may both break the world…or reserve it.

The countdown begins…

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Download E-books The Affair (Jack Reacher) PDF

By Lee Child

#1 NEW YORK instances BESTSELLER

Everything starts off someplace. For elite army cop Jack Reacher, that someplace was once Carter Crossing, Mississippi, long ago in 1997.
 
A lonely railroad music. a criminal offense scene. A cover-up. a tender lady is useless, and stable facts issues to a soldier at a close-by army base. yet that soldier has robust buddies in Washington.
 
Reacher is ordered undercover to discover every thing he can after which to fade. but if he will get to Carter Crossing, Reacher meets neighborhood sheriff Elizabeth Deveraux, who has a thirst for justice and an urge for food for secrets and techniques. doubtful they could belief one another, they reluctantly subscribe to forces. discovering unforeseen layers to the case, Reacher works to discover the reality, whereas others attempt to bury it without end. The conspiracy threatens to shatter his religion in his mission—and flip him right into a guy to be feared.

Don’t leave out Lee Child’s brief tale “Second Son” and a sneak peek of his new novel, A sought after guy, in the again of the book.

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Download E-books The Girl in the Plain Brown Wrapper: A Travis McGee Novel PDF

By John D. MacDonald

From a liked grasp of crime fiction, The lady within the simple Brown Wrapper is one of the vintage novels that includes Travis McGee, the hard-boiled detective who lives on a houseboat.
 
He had performed a huge want for her husband, then for the woman herself. Now she’s lifeless, and Travis McGee reveals that Helena Pearson Trescott had one final request of him: to determine why her appealing daughter Maureen retains attempting to kill herself. yet what can a devil-may-care seashore bum do for a tender mind?
 
“The Travis McGee novels are among the best works of fiction ever penned by way of an American author.”—Jonathan Kellerman
 
McGee makes his option to the filthy rich city of citadel Courtney, Florida, the place he realizes lovely quick that something’s simply no longer correct. not just has Maureen’s health care provider killed herself, yet a string of murders and suicides are piling up—and not anyone turns out to have any answers.
 
simply whilst it sounds as if issues can’t get any stranger, McGee turns into the lead suspect within the homicide of an area nurse. as though Maureen didn’t have sufficient difficulties, the guy on a venture to avoid wasting her must shop himself first—before time runs out.
 
Features a brand new creation via Lee Child

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Download E-books Memory in Death PDF

By J. D. Robb

View our characteristic on J.D. Robb’s Eve Dallas series.

Eve Dallas is one tricky cop. it may take greater than a probably usual middle-aged girl to make her collapse. but if that girl is Trudy Lombard, all bets are off. simply seeing Trudy on the station plunges Eve again to the times whilst she used to be a susceptible, traumatized younger girl—and trapped in foster care with the twisted girl who now sits smiling in entrance of her.

Trudy claims she got here all of the technique to long island simply to see how Eve is doing. yet Eve’s fiercely protecting husband, Roarke, suspects otherwise—and a blackmail test through Trudy proves his suspicion right. Eve and Roarke simply wish the girl out in their lives. yet another individual wishes her useless. And while her homicide involves move, Eve and Roarke will persist with a circuitous and unsafe route to discover who grew to become the victimizer right into a victim.

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Download E-books The Bangkok Asset: A Royal Thai Detective Novel (6) PDF

By John Burdett

Royal Thai Police Detective Sonchai Jitpleecheep is named to enquire against the law scene in Bangkok—which fast unearths itself to be something yet regular. For something, the sufferer has been beheaded in a weird and wonderful demeanour, and for one more, a message used to be left in blood. Then Sonchai is summoned to a river in the midst of the evening to monitor a spectacle that violates every thing he holds expensive as a Thai, as a Buddhist, and as a man or woman. A path of breadcrumbs has been conscientiously laid out for him, yet by means of whom? Sonchai’s look for solutions takes him deep into the Cambodian jungle, the place he faces a conspiracy that can implicate the yank CIA and the chinese language military—and discovers precisely how some distance a central authority will visit safeguard its worst secrets and techniques.

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Download E-books First Daughter, Last Snow, Blood Trust Box Set (Jack McClure, Books 1-3) PDF

By Eric Van Lustbader

The writer The Bourne Legacy, The Bourne Betrayal and The Bourne Retribution introduces an exhilarating new sequence that includes maverick ATF agent Jack McClure.

FIRST DAUGHTER: Edward Carson is simply days clear of being sworn in as President of the U.S. whilst his daughter daughter is abducted. McClure is the only guy he can belief to visit any lengths to discover his daughter and produce her domestic safely.

LAST SNOW: McClure needs to examine the ultimate days of a US senator killed in a hit-and-run incident. the path leads him deep into jap Europe, attracting the unwelcome cognizance of the Ukranian police, the FSB, and the Russian mafia.

BLOOD belief: Alli Carson, as soon as the president's daughter, now a trainee FBI agent is the #1 suspect within the homicide of her boyfriend. Suspended from her paintings, bewildered and by myself, Alli needs to have the opportunity to touch the single individual she will belief: Jack McClure.

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Download E-books Now You See Me PDF

By Emma Haughton

3 years in the past, Hannah's ally Danny Geller vanished with no hint. no longer figuring out if he's alive or useless, she struggles to maneuver on with a existence shrouded in secrets and techniques and suspicions... yet as wish returns to hang-out Danny's relatives and their desperation is used opposed to them, can Hannah endure to show the painful fact? Or is it larger to dwell at nighttime? A spell binding mental mystery with the main outstanding twist you'll learn all yr.

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