By Ellen Byerrum
Whilst type columnist Lacey Smithsonian learns new model museum will quickly grace decidedly retro D.C., it truly is greater than a great story-it's an opportunity to teach off her classic Hugh Bentley swimsuit. And it isn't lengthy sooner than the dapper clothier himself spots Lacey within the crowd. A reporter at middle, she manages to get the entire juicy information about his past-including a long-unsolved secret a few lacking worker. may perhaps it's associated with the disappearance of a Washington intern or the hot Bentley boutique theft? Lacey units out to solve the murderous information in a material of lies, greed-and (gasp!) very undesirable taste...
By Ann Granger
While a bulldozer breaking flooring of a brand new mall uncovers the corpse of a secret guy buried alive, Bamford leader Inspector Alan Markby groups up with good friend Meredith Mitchell to unravel the secret. Reprint. PW.
By Carolyn Keene
Via mistake Nancy Drew gets a letter from England meant for an heiress, additionally named Nancy Drew. whilst Nancy undertakes a look for the lacking younger girl, it turns into visible ruthless, risky guy is set to avoid her from discovering the heiress or himself. Clues that Nancy reveals lead her to think that the villainous Edgar Nixon plans to marry the heiress after which thieve her inheritance.
By Carolyn Keene
Attractive younger Carla Ponce, who lives in Peru, invitations Nancy and her pals Bess and George to go to her and clear up her “monkey mystery,” which gives you to steer to a superb treasure. A clue is carved on an interesting wood plaque that's so previous, lots of the crossword cipher is obliterated. while a infamous gang headed via El Gato (the Cat) steals the valuable relic, Nancy’s hopes of fixing the secret are nearly shattered. however the bold younger detective’s skill to imagine quickly and act fast leads to the restoration of the plaque.
Nancy’s decided efforts to decode the crossword decipher take her to the great, awe-inspiring Incan ruins at Cuzco and Machu Pichu. via smart deductions, perseverance, and hazardous adventures, Nancy and her acquaintances aid to catch a hoop of vicious smugglers and pass directly to make an miraculous archaeological discovery.
By Aaron Elkins
Gideon is worked up to be in Mexico together with his wife-until he's requested to check the mummified corpse of a drifter regarded as shot to loss of life. Gideon's findings show that the reason for dying is much weirder. Then he's requested to check the skeleton of a homicide sufferer stumbled on a yr earlier-only to find one other coroner errors. The Skeleton Detective is aware that "mistakenly" pointed out our bodies are by no means a accident. but when he isn't cautious, unearthing the relationship among them can make him one other homicide statistic in Mexico.
By John Brady
While the physique of Jarlath Walsh is came upon at the grounds of Dublin’s Trinity university with the top overwhelmed in, Sergeant Matt Minogue suspects that it wasn’t a random killing. Walsh was once an idealist, yet somebody wishes the detective to think the younger guy used to be a drug-pusher. In a fateful conflict close to the Northern eire border, Inspector Minogue discovers the reality.
By M. C. Beaton
After her first husband, Jimmy Raisin, stops her marriage ceremony and she or he is left jilted on the altar, he's stumbled on strangled to demise, and Agatha Raisin needs to turn out her innocence besides that of her meant. Agatha Raisin and the Murderous Marriage is a secret packed with homicide and mayhem, from bestselling writer M.C. Beaton.
By Ovidia Yu
Rosie “Aunty” Lee, the feisty widow, beginner sleuth, and owner of Singapore’s best-loved domestic cooking eating place, is again in one other delectable, witty secret regarding scandal and homicide one of the city’s elite.
Few be aware of extra approximately what is going on in Singapore than Aunty Lee. whilst a scandal over unlawful organ donation regarding fashionable voters makes information, she already has a listing of suspects. There’s no time to snoop, though—Aunty Lee’s Delights is catering a brunch for neighborhood socialites Henry and Mabel Sung at their opulent house.
Rumor has it that the Sung’s fortune is in difficulty, and Aunty Lee wonders if the gossip is correct. yet quickly after arriving on the Sung’s condo, her interest turns to suspicion. Why is a garage condo she discovers locked? what's the couple arguing approximately at the back of closed doorways? the place is the visitor of honor who by no means confirmed up?
Then, Mabel Sung and her son Leonard are discovered useless. The professionals blame it on Aunty Lee’s distinctive stewed poultry with buah keluak, a neighborhood black nut that may be toxic if cooked improperly. Aunty Lee hasn't ever carelessly ready a dish. She’s sure the deaths are murder—and that they’re by some means associated with the organ donor scandal.
To retailer her company and her recognition, she’s bought to end up it—and unmask a deadly killer whose subsequent sufferer could be Aunty Lee.
By J.R. Ward
From the number one New York Times bestselling writer of the Black Dagger Brotherhood sequence comes the 1st Novel of the Fallen Angels.
Redemption isn’t a note Jim Heron is aware a lot about—his strong point is revenge, and to him, sin is all relative. But every little thing alterations whilst he turns into a fallen angel and is charged with saving the souls of 7 humans from the seven lethal sins. And failure isn't really an option.
Vin diPietro surrendered himself to his business—until destiny intervenes within the kind of a tough-talking, Harley-riding, self-professed savior, and a lady who makes him query his destiny. With an old evil able to declare him, Vin has to paintings with a fallen angel not just to win his liked over…but redeem his very soul.
By David Handler
He is lucky to discover a cottage to hire on huge Sister, absolutely the among the finest inner most island outdoors town of Dorset. His landlady, Dolly, is pleasing and pleasant, yet a few of the different population of this small piece of land, even though too good bred to return correct out and say it, aren't satisfied to have Mitch, born of folks just one new release clear of japanese Europe and raised at the city's pavements, arrive of their again backyard. yet Dolly, whose husband has lately left her, wishes the money, and at the very least she is greater than gracious.
The discovery of a physique in the course of a bout of positive gardening in Dolly's again backyard brings at the different major participant - Lieutenant Desiree Mitry, one in every of basically 3 girls at the Connecticut kingdom Police significant crimes squad, the youngest of the 3, and the one black. A devoted officer, she is the fear of all people who does not actually need to offer a house to 1 of her stray cats. She is, besides, a closet artist and a sophisticated and lovely lady, and she or he intrigues Mitch from the start.