Category Archives: Detective Fiction

Download The Mystery in Washington, D.C. (The Boxcar Children by Gertrude Chandler Warner PDF

By Gertrude Chandler Warner

The Aldens are occurring a visit to Washington, D.C. They stopover at plenty of attention-grabbing locations, just like the Capitol construction, the Washington Monument, and the Air and house Museum. but if issues begin disappearing from their inn, they observe they're being undefined, the youngsters recognize there's a secret within the capital ... and it's as much as them to resolve it!

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Download A Deeper Sleep (Kate Shugak, Book 15) by Dana Stabenow PDF

By Dana Stabenow

In A Deeper Sleep, her first novel seeing that Blindfold video game, the stand-alone political mystery that made Dana Stabenow a brand new York occasions bestseller, Stabenow returns to the preferred and award-winning Kate Shugak sequence. Kate, a personal investigator, has been engaged on a case for the Anchorage District lawyer related to the homicide of a tender girl through her husband, a guy named Louis Deem. Deem has been the topic of investigations prior to, and he's by no means been convicted of against the law. yet Kate and her on-again, off-again lover, kingdom trooper Jim Chopin, who arrested Deem, are confident that this time it's varied, and he'll ultimately be punished for his activities. whilst the jury returns a verdict of no longer to blame, Kate and Jim are devastated, and prefer the remainder of the electorate of Niniltna, Alaska, convinced guy has gotten away with homicide. They can't support yet imagine that it's just a subject of time prior to he's within the body for an additional killing. convinced sufficient, a couple of weeks later a capturing leaves useless in an obvious theft. yet this time Kate and Jim have a witness, and they're not likely to enable Louis Deem escape back. Or will he? Dana Stabenow, Edgar Award-winning writer and ny instances bestselling mystery author, provides a gripping page-turner approximately one town's look for justice--at any fee.

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Download Street Spies (The Hardy Boys Casefiles, Book 21) by Franklin W. Dixon PDF

By Franklin W. Dixon

Quickly wheels continuously race with death.

Frank and Joe cross undercover as big-city bicycle messengers to crack a gang of high-tech thieves. hundreds of thousands of bucks in laptop secrets and techniques have already been stolen, and the brother detectives are sizzling at the trail.

Zipping via ny site visitors at most sensible speeds is risky sufficient, yet one in all their fellow messengers is out for his or her blood. Joe's motorbike is rigged with a time bomb, then a dispatcher is shot down. except the Hardy's get a hold of a lead speedy, existence within the quick lane may comfortably flip to death....

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Download Ragtime in Simla (Joe Sandilands, Book 2) by Barbara Cleverly PDF

By Barbara Cleverly

Simla 1922. whereas the remainder of India bakes within the scorching season, up within the pine-scented coolness of the Himalayan hills, the English have recreated a imaginative and prescient of domestic. listed here are half-timbered homes, beginner theatricals, gymkhanas and a glittering vice-regal court docket for the socialites. The summer time capital of the British Raj is fizzing with the strength of the jazz age.

It is towards this pleasant state that detective Joe Sandilands is heading because the visitor of Sir George Jardine, the governor of Bengal. but if Joe's vacationing better half, a Russian opera singer, is shot lifeless at his part within the governor's vehicle at the street as much as Simla, he unearths himself plunged right into a homicide research. faced by means of the secret of a similar unsolved killing a yr ahead of, Joe realizes that Sir George's hospitality comes at a excessive price.

As Joe starts to solve a secret which has its roots within the aftermath of the 1st international conflict, he discovers that at the back of the glowing facade of social existence in Simla lies a path of homicide, vice and blackmail. a person during this close-knit neighborhood has a sinister mystery and the closer Joe involves uncovering it, the closer he involves his personal dying.

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Download The Redbreast (UK Edition) by Jo Nesbø PDF

By Jo Nesbø

1944: Daniel, a soldier, mythical one of the Norwegians battling the improvement of Bolshevism at the Russian entrance, is killed. years later, a wounded soldier wakes up in a Vienna health facility. He turns into concerned with a tender nurse, the results of with the intention to ripple ahead to the flip of the subsequent century.

1999: Harry gap, on my own back after having prompted a humiliation within the line of responsibility, has been promoted to inspector and is lumbered with surveillance tasks. he's assigned the duty of tracking neo-Nazi actions; rather mundane till a record of a unprecedented and weird gun being fired sparks his curiosity. Ellen Gjelten, his companion, makes a startling discovery. Then a former soldier is located together with his throat minimize. In a quest that takes him to South Africa and Vienna, Harry reveals himself eternally one step at the back of the killer. he'll be either winner and loser via the novel’s nail-biting conclusion.

The Redbreast won the Glass Key prize for the simplest Nordic crime novel while it used to be first released, and was once to that end voted Norway’s top crime novel. The Devil’s Star, Nesbø’s first novel that includes Harry gap to be translated into English, marked Nesbø as a author to monitor within the ever extra trendy global of Nordic crime.

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Download The Penguin Complete Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle PDF

By Arthur Conan Doyle

Four novels and fifty-six brief tales. the total adventures of the unique and top detective.

Sherlock Holmes isn't just the main recognized personality in crime fiction, yet arguably the main recognized personality in all fiction.

In sixty adventures that pit his amazing wits and braveness opposed to overseas spies, blackmailers, cultists, petty thieves, murderers, swindlers, policemen (both silly and clever), and his arch-nemesis Moriarty, Sherlock Holmes, along with his devoted sidekick health professional John H. Watson, proves himself to be not just the crucial detective but in addition the main attractive and wonderful corporation any reader may perhaps ask for.

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Download The Thousand-Dollar Tan Line (Veronica Mars Original by Rob Thomas, Jennifer Graham PDF

By Rob Thomas, Jennifer Graham

The 1st e-book in an unique secret sequence that includes twenty-eight-year-old Veronica Mars, again in motion after the occasions of Veronica Mars: The motion picture. With assistance from previous friends—Logan Echolls, Mac Mackenzie, Wallace Fennel, or even Dick Casablancas—Veronica is able to tackle Neptune's darkest instances along with her trademark sass and smarts.

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Download Invisible Prey (Lucas Davenport, Book 17) by John Sandford PDF

By John Sandford

Within the richest local of Minneapolis, aged ladies lie murdered of their domestic, killed with a pipe, the rooms tossed, in simple terms small goods stolen. it's sincerely the random paintings of somebody trying to find cash to shop for medicines. yet as Davenport seems to be extra heavily, he starts to wonder if the goods are literally so small and the sufferers so random-if there may not be a few invisible schedule at paintings the following. steadily, a trend starts off to emerge, and it leads him to . . . definitely not anything he ever anticipated. that is too undesirable, as the killers-and, definite, there's multiple of them-the killers expect him. Brilliantly suspenseful, choked with wealthy characterization and intriguing drama, Invisible Prey is extra evidence that Sandford is in a category of his personal.

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