Private Investigator Mysteries

Get Deep Six (The Jake Longly Series) PDF

By D. P. Lyle

ISBN-10: 1608091813

ISBN-13: 9781608091812

ISBN-10: 1608092674

ISBN-13: 9781608092673

Nominated for 2017 Shamus Award, top First inner most Eye Novel

Ex-professional baseball participant Jake Longly adamantly refuses to paintings for his father, in need of no a part of Ray's PI international. He prefers to hang around at his beachfront bar and chase bikinis alongside the sugary shores of Gulf shorelines, Alabama. yet Ray will be persuasive, so Jake reveals himself staking out the house of rich Barbara Plummer, a suspected adulteress. The challenge turns out uncomplicated adequate loiter around, take a couple of photos, sip a bit bourbon. other than Barbara will get herself murdered correct lower than Jake's nose.

When Jake launches into an research of his target's murder, he quick runs afoul of Ukrainian mobster Victor Borkov. Aided by means of his new female friend Nicole Jemison and Tommy Pancake Jeffers—his behemoth worker with loopy laptop skills—Jake attempts to peel away the layers of the crime. The deeper the intrepid trio delves, the extra murders begin to pile up, prime them to Borkov's great yacht the place they simply should be deep-sixed.

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New PDF release: Before Midnight (A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 25)

By Rex Stout

ISBN-10: 0553763040

ISBN-13: 9780553763041

ISBN-10: 0816159858

ISBN-13: 9780816159857

ISBN-10: 1572704128

ISBN-13: 9781572704121

Cheaters by no means prosper, yet Nero Wolfe encounters person who kills making an attempt. on the Pour Amour fragrance riddle contest, one million money is going to the contestant who can resolution 5 questions. somebody does not just like the warmth of pageant, so he murders the competition founder and steals the solutions to the riddles. Now Wolfe has to smell down a path of clues that leads disturbingly as regards to home.

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Read e-book online Ein mörderischer Dreh: Detektei Rote Socke, Band 2 (German PDF

By Hans-Ulrich Lüdemann

ISBN-10: 3360012232

ISBN-13: 9783360012234

Gestatten Sie: Mein identify ist Mildred Sox, Diplom-Kriminalistin. Ich bin additionally diejenige, die aufgrund besonderer Lebensumstände aus dem Polizeidienst gefeuert wurde und demzufolge geradezu eine Privatdetektei gründen musste …
Ich struggle sichtlich irritiert, als die Frau meines Ex-Geliebten KHK Edwin Roeder um Beistand für ihren Schwiegersohn bat. Kay Denkert besitzt eine Anlage-Firma. Unbekannte haben den Mittdreißiger überfallen, zwei Tage später wird er Opfer eines Mordanschlages. Rechtsmediziner können zwar den komplizierten Tatvorgang klären, Hinweise zum Täter haben auch sie nicht. Ich ermittelte additionally gegen einen Gläubiger, befragte alle drei Geschäftspartner des Denkert. Ich werde mehrmals bedroht, weil ich nichtsdestoweniger diesen kniffligen Fall weiter verfolge. Eine heiße Spur führt in die united states und ich muss klären, used to be die angebliche Lebensmittelvergiftung eines aidskranken ehemaligen Sheriffs in Lyme mit Denkerts Firma zu tun hat. Schließlich gelingt es mir, bereits geplante Morde zu verhindern bzw. dass ein millionenschwerer Coup auffliegt. Bleibt aber dennoch die Frage – wer hat Kay Denkert ermordet? Des Rätsels überraschende Lösung findet sich buchstäblich erst auf den letzten Seiten ...
Das Buch erschien erstmals 2001 in der DIE-Reihe (Delikte, Indizien, Ermittlungen) im Verlag DAS NEUE BERLIN.

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John Creasey (Anthony Morton)'s A Rope for The Baron PDF

By John Creasey (Anthony Morton)

ISBN-10: 0755131711

ISBN-13: 9780755131716

ISBN-10: 1531843476

ISBN-13: 9781531843472

old broker and previous jewel thief, John Mannering (aka 'The Baron), is on his strategy to Hallen condominium to shop for a few well-known emeralds, yet strangers then warn him to not move there. They inform him his lifestyles is at risk. He then discovers the home holds a mystery; a few who arrive don't depart and are held opposed to their will. Can he have the option out and remedy the secret whilst? it isn't so simple as it will probably appear!

The writer: Born in Surrey, England, right into a terrible kinfolk as 7th of 9 young children John Creasey attended a chief institution in Fulham, London, through The Sloane college. He didn't stick to his father as a trainer maker, yet pursued a number of low-level careers as a clerk, in factories, and revenues. His ambition used to be to jot down complete time and by means of 1935 he accomplished this, a few 3 years after the looks of his first crime novel ‘Seven instances Seven’.

From the outset, he was once an astonishingly prolific and quick author, and it used to be commonplace for him to have a rating, or extra, novels released in anyone yr. due to this, he ended up utilizing twenty 8 pseudonyms, either female and male, as soon as explaining that booksellers differently complained approximately him completely dominating the ‘C’ part in bookstores. They included:

Gordon Ashe, M E Cooke, Norman Deane, Robert Caine Frazer, Patrick Gill, Michael Halliday, Charles Hogarth, Brian desire, Colin Hughes, Kyle Hunt, Abel Mann, Peter Manton, JJ Marric, Richard Martin, Rodney Mattheson, Anthony Morton and Jeremy York.

As good as crime, he wrote westerns, fable, historic fiction and standalone novels in lots of different genres. it truly is for crime, although, that he's most sensible identified, relatively a few of the detective ‘series’, together with Gideon of Scotland backyard, The Baron, The Toff, and Inspector Roger West, even though his different characters and sequence shouldn't be brushed aside as secondary, because the likes of division ‘Z’ and Dr. Palfrey have enormous followings among readers, as do the various ‘one off’ titles, reminiscent of the historic novel ‘Masters of Bow road’ in regards to the founding of the trendy police strength.

With over books to his credits and around the globe revenues imminent 100 million, and translations into over twenty-five languages, Creasey grew to become a global sensation.

He travelled commonly, selling his books in locations as some distance aside as Russia and Australia, and nearly commuted among the united kingdom and united states, vacationing in all a few 47 states.

As if this weren't sufficient, he additionally stood for Parliament a number of occasions as a Liberal within the 1940’s and 50’s, and an self reliant through the 1960’s. In 1966, he based the ‘All celebration Alliance’, which promoted the assumption of presidency via a coalition of the easiest minds from around the political spectrum, and was once additionally concerned with the nationwide discount rates stream; United Europe; a number of street security campaigns, and famine relief.

In 1953 Creasey based the British Crime Writers’ organization, which to this present day celebrates impressive crime writing. He received the Edgar Award from the secret Writers of the US for his novel ‘Gideon’s fireplace’ and in 1969 was once given the final word Grand grasp Award.

There were many television and large reveal diversifications of his paintings, together with significant sequence focused upon Gideon, The Baron, Roger West and others. His tales are as compelling this present day as ever, with one of many significant elements in his luck being the power to painting characters as residing – his undoubted expertise being to appreciate and discover competently human behaviour.

John Creasey died at Salisbury, Wiltshire in 1973.

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Fortunes of the Dead (The Lena Padget Mysteries) by Lynn S. Hightower PDF

By Lynn S. Hightower

Southern PI Lena Padget’s hunt for a lacking coed leads her right into a lethal secret born within the fires of the ATF’s department Davidian siege in Waco, Texas.
 
notwithstanding nonetheless haunted by way of ghosts from her prior, Lena Padget has made an excellent lifestyles for herself in Lexington, Kentucky, as a personal eye focusing on instances regarding abused girls and youngsters. yet Lena’s most modern case threatens her romantic courting together with her live-in lover, police detective Lt. Joel Mendez. employed by way of the family members of school scholar Cheryl Dunkirk, who disappeared whereas serving as an intern for the U.S. division of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms, Lena is operating an analogous lacking person’s case that Joel is formally exploring—albeit from a special angle.
 
yet Cheryl’s destiny can be associated with a sequence of mysterious deaths of ATF brokers who have been occupied with the disastrous raid at the department Davidian cult’s complicated, and Joel and Lena’s own matters should be set aside whilst an ice-cold serial killer’s insatiable starvation for blood turns their specialist pageant into anything deadly.
 
Fortunes of the useless chronicles PI Lena Padget’s moment gripping day trip into the darkest corners of human adventure. a narrative of blind rage, vengeance, insanity, and homicide that crackles with suspense, it is going to attract readers of Karin Slaughter and Laura Lippmann.
 
Fortunes of the Dead is the 2d ebook within the Lena Padget Mysteries, yet you could get pleasure from studying the sequence in any order.
 

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Get Sherlock Holmes: The Novels: (Penguin Classics Deluxe PDF

By Arthur Conan Doyle,Michael Dirda

ISBN-10: 0143107135

ISBN-13: 9780143107132

All 4 mythical Sherlock Holmes novels, gathered in a distinct photograph Deluxe version with an advent by way of Michael Dirda
 
Though ceaselessly reinterpreted, reinvented, and imitated, the Sherlock Holmes tales have by no means been exceeded. wearing his signature billowing coat and pipe in hand, the genius investigator Holmes captivates readers along with his attractive depression and superhuman instinct, whereas his companion, Dr. Watson, continues to be ever the correct foil, a vintage Victorian gentleman with tremendous mind. amassed listed below are all 4 Holmes novels—A research in Scarlet, The signal of Four, The Hound of the Baskervilles, and The Valley of Fear—tracing the origins of the pair up via showdowns with their maximum archenemies, together with the notorious Professor Moriarty. Set within the seductive shadow international of Victorian London, the tales of Holmes and Watson survive, as speedy and unique in our time as of their own.

For greater than sixty-five years, Penguin has been the top writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking global. With greater than 1,500 titles, Penguin Classics represents a world bookshelf of the easiest works all through heritage and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the series to supply authoritative texts more advantageous by way of introductions and notes through uncommon students and modern authors, in addition to up-to-date translations through award-winning translators.

From the alternate Paperback edition.

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New PDF release: The Hounding

By Sandra De Helen

ISBN-10: 0991079213

ISBN-13: 9780991079216

publication one of many Shirley Combs and Dr. Mary Watson sequence, THE HOUNDING, introduces the non-public investigator and her sidekick as they meet one another, and Mary starts to chronicle the situations. Shirley is employed to resolve the homicide of Priscilla Vandeleur, who's hounded to her dying through what she has felt cursed by means of her whole existence. A wealthy heiress, she leaves lots of suspects. As Shirley Combs investigates, Mary tags alongside and learns a number of issues. Set in Portland, Oregon the place the bushes supply a lot: attractiveness, lumber, paper, gas, and fodder for a homicide mystery.

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The Chaos Code (Jonah Parish Novels Book 2) - download pdf or read online

By Richard L Wiseman

ISBN-10: 1520113153

ISBN-13: 9781520113159

employed by means of the oldsters of a lacking laptop genius to trace him down and convey him domestic Jonah Parish succeeds in basic terms to work out the younger guy assassinated correct in entrance of him. Jonah units out on a private quest to trace down the folk that killed the boy and to determine why? Assisted by way of Jack, Lori and an Interpol murderer hunter Jonah tracks the killers from England to France from France to the us and again to England. in the midst of this hunt for the boy's killers Jonah unearths a mysterious laptop set of rules with notable powers and probably bankers, gangsters and executive corporations wish the Chaos Code. purely Jonah can locate the reality. (Written, edited and canopy designed through Richard L Wiseman autonomous writer and writer. unique to Amazon Kindle)

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New PDF release: Death at the Art Gallery (Paul Birch Mysteries Book 1)

By Don D'Ammassa

ISBN-10: 0692404589

ISBN-13: 9780692404584

Paul Birch is a practical inner most investigator who spends such a lot of his paintings combing via bureaucracy, fitting defense cameras, and observing desktop monitors. He has no purpose of having serious about a homicide research, regardless of the urging of his female friend Dusty. yet sturdy intentions do not continuously paintings out.

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Download e-book for iPad: Infected: Undertow by Andrea Speed

By Andrea Speed

ISBN-10: 1632163373

ISBN-13: 9781632163370

Sequel to contaminated: Lesser Evils
Infected: e-book Seven

In a global the place a werecat virus has replaced society, Roan McKichan, a born contaminated and ex-cop, works as a personal detective attempting to remedy crimes regarding different infecteds.

Now Roan is locked in a coma because the fight among his human and werecat aspects reaches a brand new severe. All Dylan can do is sit down, wait, and think.

Meanwhile, Roan’s assistant, Holden, desires to shed his previous road existence and his dating with Scott, yet he can’t appear to do both. Holden doesn’t need a dating with Scott yet unearths himself interested in him all of the comparable, no matter if he can by no means totally show his past.

With Roan out of fee, Holden seems into the homicide of an outdated good friend. whilst, Fiona takes on a case approximately underground demise suits among infecteds—one with connections to the Church of the Divine Transformation.

Finally Roan wakes merely to find that his shifts have new results. His lion’s energy is becoming, and he can’t conceal from it any longer….

2nd Edition

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