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The Thirteen Problems (Miss Marple Mysteries, Book 2)

By Agatha Christie

What's higher than Agatha Christie? 13 Agatha Christies.

A baker's dozen of fiendishly informed stories within which indomitable sleuth pass over Jane Marple performs host to a couple of the main smart crimes- and criminals.

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A Killing Night (The Max Freeman Mysteries)

By Jonathon King

Book 4 of the bestselling Max Freeman secret sequence: Max’s research of a string of murders in south Florida leads him to the main surprising of suspects

After 3 younger girl bartenders have been murdered in Miami and one went lacking in Philadelphia, Freeman’s ex-girlfriend Sherry Richards hires him to aid with the case. Freeman grudgingly accepts the activity, regardless of Sherry’s insistence retired police officer who kept Freeman’s existence again in Philadelphia is the leading suspect. As Freeman returns to Philly to enquire, he needs to face his emotions of camaraderie for his former colleague, his affection for Sherry, and a resurgence of his personal own demons that allows you to remedy the crime ahead of the killer can strike again.
This publication comprises an illustrated biography of the writer that includes never-before-seen photos.

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Pie a La Murder (Della Cooks Mystery)

By Melinda Wells

Della Carmichael's sweetie pie Nicholas drops a bomb-he has a teenage daughter, now dwelling with him. whilst the daughter's good friend is located murdered, the protecting Nicholas is a suspect, and Della needs to locate the true killer ahead of all of them get burned.

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Sherlock Holmes: The American Years

By Michael Kurland

A compelling quantity of unique stories touching on Sherlock Holmes' mythical time in the US

With an advent via Leslie S. Klinger, editor and compiler of all 3 volumes of the Annotated Sherlock Holmes, this number of ten unique tales brings gentle to 1 of the least tested classes within the lifetime of the good detective―his time within the former colonies, the U.S.. This Holmes is a younger one―a younger guy now not but set upon his direction in existence and in his well-known accommodations at 221B Baker highway. In Richard Lupoff 's "Inga Sigerson Weds," he is come to the United States to symbolize the family members at his sister's marriage ceremony. In "My Silk Umbrella," Mark Twain narrates his fateful come upon with Holmes at a three-hitter in Hartford, Connecticut; Steve Hockensmith narrates the assembly of the younger William Gillette and the article of his later, most renowned flip upon the level; and Peter Tremayne finds the intersection of Holmes and the Irish within the nineteenth century American midwestern panorama. With additional tales via Marta Randall, Rhys Bowen, Peter Beagle, and others, the legend, the mythology or even the historical past of the world's maximum detective is extra more suitable by means of those fascinating, smart and mystifying tales.

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The Seventh Bullet (The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes)

By Daniel D. Victor

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's undying construction returns in a brand new sequence of handsomely designed, lengthy out-of-print detective tales. From the earliest days of Holmes' occupation to his dazzling encounters with Martian invaders, the extra Adventures sequence encapsulates the main diverse and exciting situations of the worlds' maximum detective.

Sherlock Holmes' wish for a relaxed lifestyles within the Sussex geographical region is dashed whilst true-life muckraker and writer David Graham Phillips is assassinated, abandoning little clues as to why he was once murdered. The pleas of his sister attracts Holmes and Watson to the some distance part of the Atlantic, the place an online of deceit, violence and intrigue unravels as they embark on one in every of their so much not easy instances.

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Thirteen Reasons Why

By Jay Asher

THE no 1 NEW YORK occasions AND foreign BESTSELLER

“Eerie, attractive, and devastating.” —Chicago Tribune

“A stealthy hit with endurance. . . . thriller-like pacing.” —The manhattan Times

Thirteen purposes Why will depart you with chills lengthy upon getting entire reading.” —Amber Gibson, NPR’s “All issues Considered”

You can’t cease the future.

You can’t rewind the past.
The purely approach to study the key . . . is to press play.

Clay Jensen returns domestic from college to discover a wierd package deal together with his identify on it mendacity on his porch. within he discovers numerous cassette tapes recorded via Hannah Baker—his classmate and crush—who dedicated suicide weeks past. Hannah's voice tells him that there are 13 the reason why she made up our minds to finish her existence. Clay is one among them. If he listens, he will discover why.

Clay spends the evening crisscrossing his city with Hannah as his advisor. He turns into a firsthand witness to Hannah's soreness, and as he follows Hannah’s recorded phrases all through his city, what he discovers alterations his existence ceaselessly.

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Memoirs of an Invisible Man

By H. F. Saint

EARLY 3/87. WHAT TO DO a few activity the place humans typically anticipate YOU TO BE obvious, and the way TO stay away from THE gurus - who're willing TO topic HIM to a few disagreeable SOUNDING medical exams. a unique THAT MANAGES TO MAKE OUT OF A very unlikely topic whatever humorous, intriguing AND A excitement TO learn.

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Scone Cold Dead (Liss MacCrimmon Mysteries)

By Kaitlyn Dunnett

After a knee damage forces expert Scottish dancer, Liss MacCrimmon to renounce her lifetime of acting strathspreys, reels, jigs and Highland flings she returns to her fatherland of Moosetookalook, Maine, the place she runs a Scottish Emporium. With one solved homicide case below her dance belt, Liss has no proposal she's approximately to spiral into one other. . .

Liss nonetheless misses the lifetime of a certified dancer with Strathspey, the Scottish dance corporation she belonged to. So she arranges a reception for the troupe while they're on travel, entire with a Scottish topic that features a new spin at the vintage Scottish Scone.

Liss quickly realizes that existence within the team isn't really all chuffed jigs and fancy stepping. Victor Owens, the corporate supervisor, has been making existence depressing for everybody. yet she has no inspiration how depressing until eventually Victor bites into one in all Liss's prized cocktail scones, collapses and dies. whilst the police set their points of interest on Liss and her top associates, it is as much as Liss to determine whodunit earlier than this culinary killer makes an encore. . .

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Killer's Art (The Anders Knutas Series)

By Mari Jungstedt

"One of the easiest writers of Scandinavian crime fiction."
Harlan Coben

"Jungstedt gives you a good clammy surroundings and a continuing premonition of peculiar deaths to return. She's turning into certainly one of Scandinavia's top crime writers, no suggest praise in a crowded field."
The London Times

"This is without doubt one of the most sensible in Jungstedt’s eye-catching crime sequence that includes Swedish policeman Anders Knutas and reporter Johan Berg and set at the island of Gotland. . . .[This] tightly written and twisty crime novel [leaves] sequence lovers short of extra. It doesn’t subject if sequence novices haven’t learn the former titles; the booklet is so good crafted that newbies can simply decide up velocity. fanatics of Helene Tursten or Håkan Nesser will take pleasure in Jungstedt!"
Library Journal, starred review

It is a chilly wintry morning within the picturesque port city of Visby whilst artwork broker Egon Wallin's battered and bare physique is located placing from a gate within the town's outdated urban partitions. whilst the recognized portray "The death Dandy" is stolen in Stockholm, stressful hyperlinks to Wallin's homicide slowly begin to floor, taking the reader into the glittering global of the Swedish artwork elite and shadowy underground of prostitution and medication. during this spine-tingling novel, superintendent Anders Knutas is dealing with one of many hardest investigations in his career.

After this weekend his well-ordered existence will be grew to become upside-down, yet he used to be the single one that knew what lay forward. He had formulated the plans during the last six months, and now there has been no going again. His twenty-year marriage will be over while Monday arrived.

Mari Jungstedt is understood for her clever plots and excruciating suspense. Her Anders Knutas sequence has made her the second one top promoting crime-in-translation writer released by way of Random residence international. a number of the titles were became renowned videos with eu distribution. formerly Jungstedt labored as a reporter on Swedish nationwide public radio and television.

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Encyclopedia Brown and the Case of the Secret UFOs

By Donald J. Sobol

Everyone's favourite child sleuth is again to resolve ten new confounding cases!

Encyclopedia Brown returns, and along with his uncanny knack for trivialities, he is helping clear up mysteries for the local teenagers via his detective organization. yet his dad can be the executive of the police division, and each evening Encyclopedia Brown is helping him clear up his such a lot difficult crimes. sign up for Encyclopedia Brown the following as he solves ten new and mysterious conundrums, together with a case of stolen medallions, the key of an outdated diary, a case of a shipwreck, and plenty of extra. And with the clues given in each one case, readers can clear up those mysteries too!

“I enjoyed Encyclopedia Brown as a kid.”—Junot Diaz, Pulitzer Prize-winning writer of The short Wondrous lifetime of Oscar Wao

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