Deadly Forecast: A Psychic Eye Mystery

By Victoria Laurie

The New York Times bestselling writer of the “fabulous whodunit”* Lethal Outlook is again together with her most recent Psychic Eye secret. marriage ceremony bells are ringing for psychic Abigail Cooper, yet her senses are tingling that fiancé Dutch is in danger….

It’s acknowledged to be reliable good fortune if it rains in your marriage ceremony day, yet Abby sees anything darker than typhoon clouds at the horizon. She’s simply had a annoying premonition of her fiancé’s homicide. Her husband-to-be has been assigned to a case concerning a chain of suicide bombings, and Abby’s spirit publications warn her of forthcoming danger.
FBI agent Dutch Rivers is conserving his cool, yet Abby can’t quell her nervousness. After one other suicide bombing at a neighborhood attractiveness salon, Abby vows to do every thing in her energy to maintain Dutch secure and get him to the altar. yet at the morning of the rite, she unearths herself in a dire scenario, with time working out….
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The Daffodil Affair (Inspector Appleby)

By Michael Innes

Inspector Appleby's aunt is such a lot distressed whilst her horse, Daffodil - a a bit of half-witted animal with extraordinary numerical abilities - is going lacking from her strong in Harrogate. in the meantime, Hudspith is scorching at the path of Lucy Rideout, an enigmatic younger lady has been whisked away to an unknown isle via a mysterious gentleman. And while a home in Bloomsbury, supposedly haunted, additionally is going lacking, the baffled policemen look for a connection. As Appleby and Hudspith hint Daffodil and Lucy, the fragments start to come jointly and an extravagant venture is exposed, major them to South American jungle.

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Island of Exiles (Sugawara Akitada Mysteries, No. 5)

By I. J. Parker

In I.J. Parker's most recent secret set in eleventh-century Japan, Akitada disguises himself as a prisoner to unravel the, homicide of a prince

As her viewers grows with every one evocative old mystery that includes Sugawara Akitada, I. J. Parker returns with a gripping story of political intrigue and cold-blooded homicide in historical Japan. whilst the exiled Prince Okisada, the main illustrious prisoner of the penal colony on Sado Island, is poisoned, Akitada is termed upon via the emperor's envoys to enquire incognito. Posing as a prisoner, he discovers a perilous conspiracy, merely to fall into the fingers of brutal guards and disappear. It falls to Tora, Akitada's committed assistant, to start his personal harmful seek of the island for his misplaced good friend and the reality.

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Saturnalia: A Marcus Didius Falco Novel

By Lindsey Davis

 Saturnalia is the eighteenth publication in Lindsey Davis' bestselling Falco series.

   It is the Roman vacation of Saturnalia. the times are brief, the nights are for wild events. A normal has captured a well-known enemy of Rome, and brings her domestic to enhance his Triumph as a ritual sacrifice. The logistics get it wrong; she acquires a secret disease -- then a tender guy is horrendously murdered and he or she escapes from residence arrest.

     Marcus Didius Falco is pitted opposed to his outdated rival, the executive secret agent Anacrites, in a race to discover the fugitive ahead of her presence angers the general public and makes the govt. glance silly. Falco has different priorities, for Helena's brother Justinus has additionally vanished, maybe fatefully concerned once again with the good misplaced love of his youth.

     Against the riotous backdrop of the season of misrule, the quest turns out very unlikely and simply Falco turns out to note that a few darkish business enterprise is bringing dying to town streets.

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Unicorn's Blood

By Patricia Finney

By the writer of Firedrake's Eye: a masterpiece of voice, historic aspect, and mental perception to rival Peter Ackroyd and A. S. Byatt

England within the mid-1580s confronted an array of overseas foes and was once torn internally by way of non secular strife. At its heart used to be a mild lady of outstanding highbrow brilliance. Her stature approached that of a deity -- Queen Elizabeth I, the Virgin Queen. yet this icon used to be greater than a mirrored image of the Queen's own aura, it was once a political production, designed to carry a fractious humans together.

Unicorn's Blood is ready a perilous mystery, the life of a personal diary saved by means of the Queen as a tender princess. may still this stolen magazine, embroidered with a unicorn that has a ruby for a watch, fall into the incorrect arms, its intimate revelations might damage the complete edifice of Tudor government.

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Kill My Darling: A Bill Slider Mystery

Melanie Hunter had an excellent occupation as a palaeontologist. She was once well mannered, pleasant and good beloved. So whilst she is going lacking, it truly is thoroughly out of character.

The males in her existence come lower than suspicion: her boyfriend, her step-father, her neighbour with the shady prior. and there's lots to suspect: lies, half-truths, deceptions ... apparently if you pull one thread, the total textile of relatives lifestyles can come apart.

Melanie had attempted to be reliable, to make anything of herself, and had succeeded pretty well. yet anything was once fallacious someplace. Melanie had a mystery, a soreness she attempted to conceal from the area. was once it the key that killed her? She used to be ever the sympathetic listener - yet who was once hearing her?

As invoice Slider is drawn into her shadowy global, he needs to uncover the answer to 2 questions: who enjoyed Melanie? And who enjoyed her too much?

“If you're unfortunate sufficient to be murdered, pray that DI Slider is passed your case."

Kirkus Reviews

“Readers will locate themselves gripped from first web page to last.”


“Only a die-hard misanthrope could disdain an opportunity to spend time with Slider.”

Kirkus Reviews

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The Twin Dilemma (Nancy Drew, No 63)

By Carolyn Keene

When a celebrity version disappears, Aunt Eloise insists that Nancy exchange the version in a way exhibit. Nancy reluctantly accepts the invitation, basically to find that a number of of the garments for the convey were stolen! as soon as at the path of her elusive enemies, Nancy discovers clue after clue pointing to a diabolical scheme that she needs to cease in any respect costs!

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Bald New World

By Peter Tieryas Liu

Selected as one in all Publishers Weekly's most sensible technology Fiction Books of summer season 2014 and indexed on Buzzfeed's 15 hugely expected Books of 2014, Bald New international asks the question:

What if all people on the planet misplaced their hair?

Nick Guan and his good friend Larry Chao are a couple of eccentric filmmakers who decide to discover the existential angst in their balding global via cinema. Larry is inheritor to at least one of the main profitable wig businesses on the earth. Nick is a guy who is attempting to make feel of the tatters of his American dream. occurring all through China and the USA, the pair trigger on a sequence of misadventures related to North Korean spies, veterans of an African struggle, and electronic cricket combatants. Their trip leads them to find a few of the darkest secrets and techniques at the back of wig-making and hair in a hairless world.

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An Awkward Lie (Sir John Appleby, Book 26)

By Michael Innes

Sir John Appleby's son, Bobby, assumes his father's detective position during this baffling crime. whilst Bobby unearths a lifeless guy in a bunker on a golfing direction, he notices whatever fairly strange—the first finger of the man's correct hand is lacking. a tender woman methods the scene and provides to observe the physique whereas Bobby is going for support, but if he returns with the police in tow, the physique and the lady are lacking.

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