Posts in category: Crime
By Christa Faust
Contained in the international OF combined MARTIAL ARTS - AND MURDER...
Angel Dare went into Witness safety to flee her earlier -- now not as a porn superstar, yet as a killer who took down the intercourse slavery ring that destroyed her existence. yet occasionally the prior simply won't remain buried.
When a former co-staris gunned down, it's up to Angel to get his son, a hotheaded MMA fighter, accurately in the course of the unforgiving Arizona barren region, shady Mexican bordertowns, and the seductive neon mirage of Las Vegas...
By Dane Hartman
Loads of grass — the unlawful sort — grows within the hills of Northern California. the place there's marijuana, there's cash. the place there's funds, there's homicide. And the place there's homicide, there's soiled Harry. In a desert the place even the neighborhood police officers are legal, Harry needs to reside, and kill, through a legislations greater than the legislation of the land — his personal.
By Alan Hunter
Time spent messing approximately at the river isn't imagined to finish with a brutal homicide. the workers at Stoley's Boatyard have been used to holidaymakers returning their excitement cruisers a bit overdue after every week or so exploring the community of waterways round Norchester. They weren't used to discovering their yachts burned nearly past reputation with the charred is still of a consumer nonetheless aboard. taking up the homicide research, leader Inspector George lightly faces an enquiry like no different he has ever dealt with. someplace underneath the lies of the victim's spouse, someplace obscured by means of the brittle fringe of her daughter's worry, someplace hidden by means of her son's hysteria, lies the reality. Gently's purely desire is to comb apart the clutter of chaos and confusion to discover the id of the killer.
By Jessie Keane
Homicide, loyalty and vengeance collide in Jessie Keane's gritty fourth novel.
Life is sweet for Gracie Doyle – working her Manchester on line casino retains her busy. until eventually the police take place at her door someday and her international is grew to become the wrong way up. She is given information that her estranged brothers were viciously attacked. George is in health facility on a ventilator and worringly, Harry is missing.
Gracie has no alternative yet to depart the nice lifestyles and dip her toe into the murky waters of her East finish earlier. She leaves for London in an try to avenge her brothers and in doing so uncovers a few unsavoury secrets and techniques in regards to the way of life they've been prime. Their little video games have gotten them into sizeable hassle with the inaccurate people…
She needs to preserve her wits approximately her and check out to discover Harry, or it might turn out fatal…
By Kathleen George
A homicide sends a baby into foster care and drags a detective right into a feverish hunt for justice
Nadal watches for weeks earlier than he first ways the boy. it doesn't matter what Maggie Brown says, he’s definite Matt is his son, and a boy should still understand his father. After their first disagreement, Maggie must have run. She must have hidden her baby. yet she underestimated the guy who used to be her lover. With self-righteous choice, Nadal is going to her apartment. He calls for to spend time with the boy. whilst she refuses, he reaches for a knife.
By the time murder detective Richard Christie arrives at the scene, all that continues to be of Maggie Brown is a bloodstain at the flooring. The killer has vanished, and Matt is simply too scared to recollect whatever yet his mother’s worry. As Christie seems to be for the killer and Maggie’s acquaintances struggle to maintain Matt out of the palms of kid companies, Nadal watches the inside track and waits. A boy will be together with his father. He’s going to get his son.
By Michael Lesy
Michael Lesy’s disturbingly fulfilling account of Chicago within the 1920s—the epicenter of homicide in America—could be fiction, yet it’s not.
“Things started as and they did: a person shot an individual else.” So starts off a bankruptcy of this sharp, fearless assortment from a grasp storyteller. Revisiting seventeen Chicago homicide cases—including that of Belva and Beulah, murderesses whose trials encouraged the musical Chicago—Michael Lesy captures a rare second in American background, bringing to existence a urban the place newspapers scrambled to hide the newest mayhem. simply as Lesy’s booklet Wisconsin dying Trip subverted the authorized suggestion of the homosexual Nineties, so Murder City exposes the tragedy of the Jazz Age and the tortured people who could be the progenitors of our sleek age.
By Anne Holt
Hur kan någon försvinna från en hotellsvit i Oslo utan att dörrar eller fönster öppnats och utan att övervakningskamerorna registrerat något? Att denna någon är Helen Bentley, USA:s första kvinnliga president, gör saken än mer oförklarlig och skrämmande. Snart är jakten på kidnapparen i complete gång och hela världen följer andlöst sökandet efter den försvunna presidenten.
Så också Inger Johanne Vik, mammaledig psykolog och jurist med ett förflutet inom FBI. När hon får reda på vem inom den amerikanska säkerhetstjänsten som leder spaningsarbetet reagerar hon starkt - och än mer upprörd blir hon när hennes egen guy, kriminalkommissarie Yngvar Stubø, kallas in för att arbeta vid sidan av amerikanerna.
Vad är det Inger Johanne Vik vet som aldrig får avslöjas? Vad har det med kidnappningen att göra? Och vilka hemligheter bär presidenten själv på?
Den guy som skulle kunna ge ett svar befinner sig någon helt annanstans i världen. Och nu förbereder han nästa steg i sin plan.
Anne Holts trettonde roman Presidentens val är en tät och oförutsägbar mystery som ger eko i såväl världspolitiken som i författarens tidigare utgivning.
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By Peter Tremayne
Advert 664. Sister Fidelma reveals herself within the seaport of Genua, en course from Rome again to her local Cashel. Her outdated instructor, Brother Ruadan, lies death within the abbey of Bobium. Fidelma is decided to determine Brother Ruadan earlier than he dies. yet from the instant she enters the attractive valley of the Trebbia, there's risk on each aspect.
By Victor Methos
The main VICIOUS homicide IN A CITY'S heritage . . .
A killer stalks the town of San Diego, brutally slaying girls at the fringes of society. The physique of a tender lady torn aside in her bed room makes even the hardened detectives of the San Diego PD's murder Unit tremble with disgust and rage.
A DETECTIVE WITH A stricken prior . . .
For SDPD murder detective Jon Stanton, the younger lady is greater than simply one other case. His former accomplice, Eli Sherman, used to be the unique detective assigned to the case; sooner than he was once came upon to be one in all San Diego's so much ruthless serial killers.
A ultimate likelihood AT REDEMPTION . . .
Stanton used to be not able to determine Eli Sherman for what he was once and blames himself for the murders he dedicated whereas at the strength. close to dying, Stanton swears that he'll by no means put on the badge back. yet with a wicked killer eluding the simplest San Diego PD has to supply, he needs to once more struggle to discover a killer that leaves no proof in the back of, and that has grew to become his recognition to new prey . . .
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Victor Methos holds levels in philosophy and ethics and a doctorate in legislations from the college of Utah. he's a former prosecutor focusing on the prosecution of violent crimes, and is at present a felony safety lawyer within the usa. He has defended everybody from murderers and the mafia, to the homeless and disabled. he's at the moment on a quest to climb the "Seven Summits," the seven optimum peaks on earth.
THE WHITE ANGEL homicide, his 3rd novel, is loosely in response to real circumstances and is by way of stroll IN DARKNESS, SIN urban murder and ARSONIST.
By Charles Cumming
A international state
On the holiday of an entire life in Egypt, an aged French couple is brutally murdered. Then, days later, at the streets of Paris, a tender French accountant is abducted. whilst Amelia Levene, who in six weeks is because of take over because the first lady leader of MI6, disappears with no hint whereas within the south of France, it's the gravest challenge MI6 has confronted in additional than a decade. determined not just to discover her yet to maintain the clicking from studying that she has long past lacking, Britain’s best intelligence brokers flip to 1 in their personal: disgraced former MI6 officer Thomas Kell.
Tossed out of the provider in basic terms months earlier than, Kell is given one ultimate likelihood to redeem himself—all he has to do is locate Amelia Levene: quick, quietly, and at any expense. Following a path that leads him to France after which Tunisia, Kell uncovers a surprising mystery and a conspiracy which could have incredible repercussions for Britain and its allies. All that stands within the method of private and political disaster is Kell himself…