Category: Mystery

The Dead Sea Deception

By Adam Blake

Hidden within the lifeless Sea scrolls - the key of ways Christ relatively died

As ex-mercenary Leo Tillman and impressive cop Heather Kennedy examine a sequence of baffling deaths, the path leads them to the useless Sea Scrolls - and the lethal gospel hidden inside of them.
But quickly Tillman and Kennedy are operating for his or her lives from a band of sinister assassins who weep tears of blood and think themselves descended from Judas. those 'fallen angels' will cease at not anything to show the world-changing mystery of the Scrolls . . . the key of ways Christ relatively died.

Rocketing from a amazing aircraft crash within the American barren region to a brutal homicide at a London collage to a phantom urban in Mexico, The lifeless Sea Deception is the main gripping, revelatory mystery considering The Da Vinci Code.

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A Christmas Beginning (Christmas Story, Book 5)

By Anne Perry

Anne Perry - A Christmas Beginning
Christmas tale sequence, publication 5

Whatever the season, a brand new novel by way of bestselling writer Anne Perry is usually a superb present, yet her vacation novels are rather unique treats, and A Christmas Beginning is a deeply felt tale of ardour and redemption.

Superintendent Runcorn of Scotland backyard is spending Christmas at the wild and lovely island of Anglesey off the north coast of Wales. On one in all his solitary strolls, the lonely bachelor stumbles upon a dull physique within the village churchyard. the unlucky sufferer is instantly pointed out as Olivia Costain, the neighborhood vicar's more youthful sister.

In lifestyles, Olivia have been a unfastened spirit, jam-packed with attraction and beauty. For Runcorn, she is a haunting reminder of Melisande Ewart, the only girl he's by no means been in a position to fail to remember. every body on Anglesey is speedy to insist that just a stranger to the island can have dedicated the heinous crime. however the proof proves differently, and the unpopular paintings of studying who between Olivia's associates and neighbors--and a number of eligible suitors--is a ruthless killer falls to Runcorn. A plebian outsider within the drawing rooms of the snobbish neighborhood gentry, Runcorn by no means desires that the major that would unencumber the secrets and techniques of Olivia's existence and demise can also, miraculously, open the door to a brand new destiny for himself.

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Laws in Conflict (A Burren Mystery)

By Cora Harrison

“Harrison, like Peter Tremayne in his Sister Fidelma sequence, presents a pretty good model of ancient secret” Booklist 

February, 1512. Mara, Brehon of the Burren, pass judgement on and lawgiver, has been invited to the really good urban kingdom of Galway, that is governed through English legislation and a royal constitution initially granted by way of Richard III. Mara wonders no matter if she will be able to use her felony wisdom to avoid wasting the lifetime of a guy from the Burren who has been stuck stealing a meat pie, yet occasions quickly take an excellent extra dramatic flip whilst the mayor’s son is charged with a heinous crime. yes there's extra to the case than meets the attention, Mara investigates . . .

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The Second Mouse

By Archer Mayor

Thirty-one-year-old Victorian gentlewoman Amelia Peabody has not just inherited her father's fortune, yet she can also be blessed together with his robust will in addition. Now she's headed for Cairo, followed through a woman with a tarnished previous, to indulge her ardour for Egyptology. Little did she comprehend that homicide and a homicidal mummy lay in look ahead to her.

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Dumb Witness: A Hercule Poirot Mystery (Hercule Poirot Mysteries)

By Agatha Christie

The Queen of puzzle has come to Harper Collins! Agatha Christie, the said mistress of suspense—creator of indomitable sleuth pass over Marple, meticulous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, and such a lot of different unforgettable characters—brings her complete oeuvre of creative whodunits, locked room mysteries, and difficult puzzles to Harper Paperbacks. In Dumb Witness, Hercule Poirot investigates the very suspicious loss of life of an aged spinster who, fearing the very worst, had written to the good detective ahead of her demise.

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Picture Me Gone

By Meg Rosoff

Printz Award-winning writer Meg Rosoff's most up-to-date novel is a beautiful and unforgettable page-turner concerning the courting among mom and dad and kids, love and loss. a countrywide publication Award finalist!

Mila has an outstanding expertise for analyzing a room—sensing hidden evidence and unstated feelings from clues that others put out of your mind. So while her father’s ally, Matthew, is going lacking from his upstate manhattan domestic, Mila and her loved father go back and forth from London to discover him. She collects information regarding Matthew from his assets, from his spouse and child, from the puppy he left in the back of and from the ghosts of his past—slowly piecing jointly the tale everybody else has overlooked. yet simply whilst she’s closest to fixing the secret, a stunning betrayal calls into query her belief within the one individual she proposal she may possibly learn best. 
 
* “Teeming with complicated grownup problems—infidelity, marital cave in, the demise of a child—this thought-provoking coming-of-age tale calls for that readers be at the least as mature as Mila as she confronts disagreeable truths. … Mila’s sharp observations of the folks she meets and the iciness panorama upload a clean, poetic air of secrecy to her discoveries and the unconventional as a whole.” —Publishers Weekly starred review
 
* “With powerful characters and a well-articulated plot, Picture Me Gone is a welcome boost to any assortment. the writer competently captures this mature adolescent's view of adults with no condescension or judgment, a feat useful of compliment. complicated matters are handled, and, precise to the novel's trajectory, a tidy finishing might were misplaced. Rosoff doesn't disappoint.”—School Library Journal starred review
 
* “A terrific depiction of the complexity of human relationships in a narrative that is straight away contemplative and suspenseful.” —Kirkus starred review

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All He Saw Was The Girl

By Peter Leonard

Rome:McCabe and Chip, American trade scholars, are approximately to develop into embroiled with a violent road gang, a gorgeous Italian lady, and a fallacious kidnapping plan.Detroit:Sharon Vanelli's affair with Joey Palermo, a Mafia enforcer, is set to be came upon by way of her husband, Ray, a mystery provider agent.Brilliantly plotted and shot via with wry humor, ALL HE observed used to be the woman sees those narratives collide within the backstreets of Italy's oldest urban.

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Death at Wentwater Court (Daisy Dalrymple Mystery) (Paperback) - Common

Daisy Dalrymple is breaking new flooring at Wentwater court docket to hide a narrative for "Town & nation" journal. yet her interview provides option to interrogation while artful Lord Stephen Astwick meets a cold finish at the tranquil skating pond. With proof that his demise used to be something yet unintentional, Daisy joins forces with Scotland backyard.

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The Wings of the Sphinx (Inspector Montalbano Mysteries)

By Andrea Camilleri

foodstuff, love, and murder-Sicilian style-in the gripping 11th installment of The manhattan Times bestselling Montalbano secret sequence.

issues aren't going good for Inspector Salvo Montalbano. His dating with Livia is once more at the rocks and-acutely conscious of his age-he is commencing to develop weary of the never-ending violence he encounters. Then a tender lady is located lifeless, her face part shot off and just a tattoo of a sphinx moth giving any trace of her identification. The tattoo hyperlinks her to 3 equally marked girls-all sufferers of the underworld intercourse trade-who were rescued from the Mafia night-club circuit by way of a favorite Catholic charity. the matter is, Montalbano's inquiries elicit an outcry from the Church and the 3 different women are all lacking.

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