By Claude Izner,Mara Dampé
By Wayne Arthurson
Now Sergeant Neumann needs to navigate those treacherous cliques to discover the reality whereas less than the watchful eyes of his Canadian captors.
By Brent Monahan
To J. P. Morgan, founding member of the Metropolitan membership, there's just one guy to which he can belief with the speedy and correct solution of this most unlikely crime - his one-time nemesis, Sheriff John Le Brun of Jekyl Island, Georgia. Le Brun, a rough-hewn yet fabulous guy, is lured to show of the century long island urban by way of either his personal interest in regards to the urban itself in addition to the puzzle of the crime.
Thrust in the middle of the cream of long island society and intelligentsia, the elite and the strong - together with actor William Gillette, newspaperman Joseph Pulitzer, architect Stanford White, and fiscal great J. P. Morgan himself - Le Brun unearths himself in a perilous fight and race opposed to time with an unseen foe, a brain might be as nimble as his own.
By Alexei Bayer
Then there's the KGB colonel who turns out a piece too attracted to the process Matyushkin's investigation... and Pavel's womanizing workplace mate, who will get concerned with an issue of the case... and a chain of petty burglaries that defy resolution... and naturally Pavel's advanced love curiosity, who's as prickly as she is perceptive...
In his debut Russian crime novel set in Sixties Moscow, Alexei Bayer peels again the layers of overdue Soviet lifestyles to provide a brilliant, gripping story of deception, greed, homicide, and a straightforward detective simply attempting to do his job.
By Marilyn Stark,Randall Stark,Linda Stark,Dolly Nichols,Howard Risser
Her quest to discover her father, forces her mom, SaraElizabeth, to keep in mind happenings in Lima, Ohio in the course of the international conflict II period, and town of Turtle Crossing.
Will prayers for SaraElizabeth's military Captain be answered?
What key secrets and techniques contain the chippie Aunt's Card Club?
By Jaume Cabré,U. Bedogni
By Paul Doherty
June, 1381. The insurgent armies are massed outdoor London, decided to overturn either Crown and Church. The Regent, John of Gaunt, has headed north, leaving his nephew, the boy-king Richard II, unprotected.
Brother Athelstan in the meantime has been summoned to the monastery at Blackfriars, tasked with fixing the homicide of his fellow priest, Brother Alberic, came across stabbed to loss of life in his locked chamber. Athelstan may otherwise be maintaining his parishioners at St Erconwald’s. in its place, he reveals himself investigating a royal homicide that came about fifty-four years prior when the insurgent leaders plot the current king’s destruction.
What does the destiny of the king’s great-grandfather, Edward II, need to do with the homicide of Brother Alberic greater than fifty years later? whilst he reveals his personal lifestyles less than probability, Athelstan discovers that exposing prior secrets and techniques can result in current danger.
By Michael Pearce
Cairo, 1912. The Pasha gets an unforeseen reward: a conventional Bride field. whilst opened, despite the fact that, the field includes an unwelcome jolt from the earlier . . . whilst, a bit woman is stumbled on using less than a educate from Luxor - and the Mamur Zapt, Head of the Khedive's mystery Police, is termed in to investigate.
He quickly unearths himself confronting a political typhoon because the finish of British rule ways and his investigations discover a tangled internet of kin loyalties and betrayals, with its roots in a slave exchange lengthy speculated to were stamped out in Egypt.
By Susanna Gregory
In 1360 a deputation from Cambridge ventures to the Suffolk city of Clare within the wish that the rich Elizabeth de Burgh has left a legacy to Michaelhouse. but after they arrive they observe that the document of her loss of life is fake and that the varsity turns out destined for bankruptcy.
Determined to work out if a few of its well-heeled voters may be persuaded to sponsor Michaelhouse, Matthew Bartholomew, Brother Michael and grasp Langelee develop into enmeshed within the town's politics. They quick detect nice many people in Clare have lately met premature deaths. those killings, mixed with the boldness girl de Burgh has proven over the refurbishment of the church and the gruesome behaviour of a few of her entourage, have created a deadly restlessness within the city: an environment intensified while but extra murders occur.
One of the sufferers is a fellow visitor of the Michaelhouse contingent, and Matthew Bartholomew and Brother Michael believe honour-bound to spot his killer. it's a hunt which takes them deep into Clare's murky foundations and which threatens their very own survival in addition to that in their cherished college.
By Brent Monahan
Located at the idyllic Georgia coast, Jekyl Island was once the playground of the wealthy on the flip of the final century. Vanderbilts, Goulds, Rockefellers, and different contributors of elite society vacationed there, having fun with the best features of Southern hospitality that money might purchase and uploading the remainder from ny. certainly, the cash used to be strong: the club's 100 participants managed one 6th of the nation's wealth.
When one of many club's participants is shot to demise at the island, his fellow captains of anxiously finish it was once as a looking coincidence. Is the approaching stopover at to the Jekyl Island membership through President McKinley the single cause? may J. P. Morgan himself were the person who pulled the set off? Whose part is member and millionaire newspaperman Joseph Pulitzer on?
The resolution as to whether or now not the richest of the wealthy can actually break out with homicide lies within the arms of neighborhood sheriff John Le Brun, a wily Civil battle veteran who has his personal time table with the Yankees who received Jekyl Island.
This inventive novel increases Brent Monahan to the 1st rank of latest entertainers. the genuine Jekyl Island membership, its individuals, and lots of actual occasions from American background of the period are interwoven inside of a plot which can simply have occurred. Cleverly plotted and delightfully instructed, The Jekyl Island membership is suspenseful storytelling at its finest.