By Ian Sansom
Mr. Dixon a member of the Ulster organization of Magicians, has long gone missing—along with a hundred thousand kilos in funds. Israel Armstrong, bighearted and overly inquisitive, should still follow supplying library books to out-of-the-way readers and never become involved within the research. yet after all, he can't support himself—which bills him his activity and earns him a spot of dishonor one of the police's best suspects. Can Israel transparent his identify and get his van again? Will the exhibition of outdated neighborhood pictures he's been using round County Antrim supply clues to Mr. D.'s whereabouts? And is a romance within the offing with winsome barmaid Rosie Hart?
All might be revealed!
Continue reading Mr. Dixon Disappears
By Bart Schneider
The Russian River Valley—laid-back, marijuana-steeped, and off-the-grid—is the backdrop for Bart Schneider’s new secret that includes the harsh and dogged detective Augie Boyer.
Augie takes a holiday from the chew of one other Minnesota iciness through traveling the California abode of his longtime good friend Bobby Sabbatini, who's celebrating the hole of his poetry-infused tavern, Ginsberg’s Galley. yet Augie’s notoriety precedes him, and his arrival is met with a visit to a homicide scene. Ruthie Rosenberg, a neighborhood who has fallen right into a lifetime of medicines and dependence, has been came upon on the final Judgment Campground, shot two times within the head.
At the request of the Deputy Jesse Coolican, who’s enjoyed Ruthie for years, Augie can provide to enquire the case himself. No ahead of he begins to invite questions, Augie discovers the path resulting in Ruthie’s killer—or killers—is tangled with politics, faith, bold-faced lies, and suspicious double-lives. Even his closest associates are a part of the fray.
Is Ruthie’s homicide the paintings of a copycat? An escalated assertion by way of the non secular correct? in simple terms an intruder can realize the painful truth—and Augie needs to paintings speedy prior to the insular neighborhood buries the reality deep between its ever-growing secrets.
Continue reading Nameless Dame: Murder on the Russian River
By Joanne Fluke
The clean Baked united states this day, San Francisco Chronicle And Chicago Tribune Bestseller!
April is a hectic time for Hannah Swensen and her bakery; the nice and cozy climate makes fogeys in Lake Eden, Minnesota, cross wild for anything candy. whilst Hannah hears that the Cinnamon Roll Six jazz band might be enjoying on the town's Weekend Jazz competition, she's very happy to bake up a beneficiant offer in their namesake confections to welcome the band to city.
Before the competition even starts, tragedy moves while the journey bus overturns. between these injured is blood brother Neiman, the band's cherished keyboard participant. Buddy's accidents seem minor, till his situation without notice takes a flip for the worse--as in useless. Hannah's no health practitioner, yet she suspects that the surgical scissors somebody plunged into Buddy's chest can have anything to do with it. Hannah isn't really yes simply how she'll resolve the secret, yet one thing's evidently: nothing's sweeter than bringing a killer to justice. . .
Features over Ten Cookie and Dessert Recipes from The Cookie Jar, together with Peaches and Cream Cookies and Chocolate Caramel Bars!
"Fans of this wildly renowned sequence usually are not dissatisfied. Fluke has stored this sequence robust for a very long time, and there's nonetheless lots to take pleasure in for foodie crime fans." --Booklist
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By Cathy Ace
Criminologist and foodie Cait Morgan was once expecting her dream holiday in Mexico together with her boyfriend Bud Anderson. She wasn’t expecting a clean corpse at the flooring of an area florist’s store, and she or he certainly wasn’t waiting for Bud to develop into the top suspect.
With Bud’s freedom, and even perhaps his existence, at stake, Cait has to struggle the clock to see which member of the small neighborhood dwelling within the doubtless idyllic municipality of Punta de las Rocas may have killed the in the neighborhood revered florist, and why. wanting to enquire lower than the watchful gaze of the neighborhood police, Cait has to maintain her dating with Bud a mystery, and she or he quickly discovers she’s now not the one one with anything to conceal. Peeling again layers of deceit to bare much more puzzles, Cait struggles with a creeping experience of unreality, wanting to shop Bud . . . and, eventually, herself.
In the 3rd ebook within the liked Cait Morgan Mysteries, The Corpse with the Emerald Thumb, trip to the idyllic Mexican nation-state as Cait Morgan works opposed to the clock to transparent her wrongly accused companion of murder.
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By Monica Ferris
Proprietor of the Crewel global needlework store and part-time sleuth, Betsy Devonshire needs to support transparent Jan Henderson's identify while her prosperous aunt is located useless, courtesy of a double-zero knitting needle. like the sort Jan knits with. And an embroidered map of Lake Minnetonka, discovered one of the aunt's results, may lead Betsy to a buried treasure-or to a mystery that somebody could kill to maintain buried.
Continue reading Sins and Needles (Needlecraft Mystery)
By A.A. Milne
Mark Ablett’s residence celebration is going good till his brother Robert returns from Australia and joins the festivities. almost immediately after his arrival, Robert is located lifeless, and Mark disappears. Tony Gillingham is the stranger who makes a decision to enquire, and what follows is a witty whodunit, the single homicide secret A. A. Milne ever wrote.
Continue reading The Red House Mystery
By Parnell Hall
The newest within the cherished Stanley Hastings series—the unlikeliest deepest eye in long island urban, who doesn't even hold a gun
Poor Stanley Hastings. once you have employed by means of a hitman and approximately getting shot, the put-upon PI wanted a few enjoyable, so while a stunning damsel in misery walks via his place of work door she turns out simply what the health care provider ordered.
The reasonable maiden seems to be a married mother who desires Stanley to determine why her teenage daughter is skipping college. taking part in truant officer isn't precisely Stanley's notion of enjoyable, yet no less than it's going to be easy.
Stanley being Stanley, not anything is going correct, not anything is because it turns out, our bodies begin to pile up, and swifter than you could say 'fall guy,' bet who's left conserving the bag?
Continue reading Caper (Stanley Hastings, Book 17)
By Molly MacRae
Kath Rutledge’s grandmother left her a captivating fiber and upholstery store, a close-knit staff of needlework fans, and a television-addicted ghost within the attic. She can also have inherited the precise talents required to untangle a murder.
Always up for making an attempt anything new, Kath and her associates from the fiber and needlework team TGIF—Thank Goodness it’s Fiber—are vacationing Cloud hole Farm for the day to benefit the effective paintings of dyeing. With spring within the air, the chums head out to greet the sheep. however the sheep are extra attracted to whatever else—two our bodies unfold below a tall tree. And a kind of our bodies is a person they know.
Kath’s buddies nudge her to enquire, and not anyone is extra adamant than Geneva, the ghost who likes to play assistant sleuth. but if Kath discovers one other homicide minimize from an analogous fabric, she’s extra made up our minds than ever to hold a roving killer out to dry…
Continue reading Dyeing Wishes: A Haunted Yarn Shop Mystery (Haunted Yarn Mystery)