Category Archives: Crime

Past Reason Hated: An Inspector Banks Mystery

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By Peter Robinson

From New York Times bestselling and Edgar Award-winning writer Peter Robinson comes this gripping thriller—in the culture of Louise Penny and Elizabeth George—set in a picturesque Yorkshire village in the course of the upcoming Christmas season...but certainly one of its citizens are usually not celebrating this holiday.

Chief Inspector Alan Banks is familiar with that secrecy can occasionally turn out deadly, and secrets and techniques have been the motive force in the back of Caroline Hartley's life…and death.

She was once a gorgeous enigma, brutally stabbed in her own residence 3 days sooner than Christmas. Leaving her previous at the back of for a forbidden love affair, she mystified various. And now she is lifeless, clothed merely in her unshared mysteries and her blood.

In this season of giving and forgiving, Banks is raring to absolve the blameless in their sins. yet that needs to wait until eventually the numerous points of a complicated puzzle are uncovered and the darkish circle of his research eventually closes…and whilst a killer makes the subsequent move.

Past cause Hated is a relentlessly suspenseful novel that exhibits why Peter Robinson is likely one of the world’s so much acclaimed and well known secret writers.

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Robert B. Parker's Blind Spot (A Jesse Stone Novel)

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By Reed Farrel Coleman

The new Jesse Stone novel in Robert B. Parker's New York Times bestselling series—and this one is “a reason for occasion” (January Magazine).
 
A reunion with former baseball teammates leaves Jesse Stone grappling with stories and regrets over what could have been, and that comes with bittersweet stories of his outdated female friend, the darkly sensuous and secretive Kayla, who has unexpectedly arrived on the reunion as well.
 
But while a tender girl is located murdered in Paradise, and her boyfriend, a son of 1 of the town’s such a lot sought after households, is abducted, Jesse’s research yields a few troubling suspicions: the reunion and the homicide are hooked up, and one in all Jesse’s previous associates is in detail fascinated with the crimes.

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First Cut Is the Deepest (Harry Devlin Mysteries)

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By Martin Edwards

Harry Devlin is enjoying a perilous video game while he will get concerned with the spouse of Liverpool's so much ruthless villain. yet he has one more reason to seem over his shoulder after legal professionals are brutally killed and Harry discovers he's being stalked via a stranger with a mystery obsession...

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The Incumbent (The Madison Glenn Series #1)

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By Alton Gansky

An abduction...a path of traumatic clues... Politics are approximately to turn into lethal. because the debatable mayor of the attractive coastal neighborhood of Santa Rita, Madison 'Maddy' Glenn loves to face issues head-on. yet not anything can organize her for a adverse stopover at from the manager of police---or his bad information. Lisa Truccoli, Maddy's buddy and the treasurer of her final crusade, has been abducted. All that is still on the crime scene is a stunning clue...with Maddy's identify on it. the resultant hunt for solutions merely turns up extra sinister clues in a terrifying video game the abductor desires to play...with Maddy. stuck among a haunting previous and a perilous current, Maddy reveals the partitions that preserve her from religion starting to collapse. The stakes flip deadly with a moment abduction and a clue that finds inside of information regarding Maddy's run for Congress---a choice she has no longer made but. an individual goes to risky lengths to make the alternative for her...but it's a selection she'll live to tell the tale?

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Havana Gold: The Havana Quartet

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By Leonardo Padura

Praise for the Havana Quartet:

Havana Red, one other winner from sour Lemon Press.”—The ny Times

“Overlaid with a wealthy smoky patina, an environment that reeks of slums and riches, cigar smoke and unique perfumes.”—The Independent

“Talk approximately unforeseen discoveries, the Havana Quartet is a revelation. With a nod to Key Largo and a digital bow to The Maltese Falcon, those novels are eventually in regards to the redemptive nature of timeless friendship and the possibly harmful nature of timeless love.”—The Atlantic Monthly

“Drenched with that beguiling otherness so attractive to fanatics of mysteries of different cultures, it's going to additionally attract those that get pleasure from the sultry lyricism of James Lee Burke.”—Booklist

The fourth name of the prize-winning Havana Quartet.

Twenty-four-year-old Lissette Delgado was once crushed, raped, after which strangled with a towel. Marijuana is located in her residence and her cloth wardrobe is suspiciously past the technique of a highschool instructor. Lieutenant Conde is burdened through “the optimum authority” to finish this research quick whilst probability leads him into the fingers of a pretty redhead, a saxophone participant who stocks his love for jazz and scuffling with fi sh.

This is a Havana of crumbling, grand constructions, secrets and techniques hidden at the back of light doorways, and corruption. For an writer dwelling in Cuba, Leonardo Padura is remarkably outspoken in regards to the failings of Fidel Castro’s regime. but this can be a eulogy of Cuba, its lifetime of track, intercourse, and the nice friendships of these who elected to stick and struggle for survival.

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Bad Boy Brawly Brown (Easy Rawlins Mystery)

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By Walter Mosley

Effortless Rawlins is out of the research company and as far-off from crime as a black guy should be in Sixties Los Angeles.But dwelling round determined males capacity existence will get complex sometimes.When an previous buddy will get in adequate difficulty to invite for Easys support, he reveals he cant refuse. younger Brawly Brown has traded in his kinfolk for The extended family of the 1st males, a bunch rejecting white leadershipand legislation. Browns mother asks effortless to ensure her babys ok, and straightforward gives you to discover him. His first day at the case, effortless comes face-to-face with a corpse, and ahead of he understands it he's a homicide suspect and in the course of a police raid. Brawly Brown is obviously the type of difficulty most parents try and steer clear of. It takes every thing effortless has simply to remain alive as he explores a global jam-packed with betrayals and predators like he by no means imagined. giant Boy Brawly Brown is the masterful crime novel that Walter Mosleys legions of lovers were looking forward to. This publication marks the go back of a grasp on the most sensible of his shape.

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Gideon's Spies: The Secret History of the Mossad

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In the key global of spies and covert operations, no different intelligence carrier remains to be as surrounded by means of fantasy and secret because the Mossad. Gordon Thomas finds that each one too usually the reality exceeds the entire fantasies concerning the Mossad. Revised and up to date for 2015, this re-creation contains:

- Mossad's mystery assembly in 2013 with Saudi Arabia's intelligence leader to plot for Israel to exploit Saudi to assault Iran should still the Geneva dialogue fail to be venerated through Iran.
- The assault on Iraq's nuclear reactor that may be the flight route to an assault on Iran's nuclear facilities.
- Mossad's new cyber-war unit getting ready to release its personal pre-emptive strike.
- Why Mossad's former director, Meir Dagan, has spoken out opposed to an assault on Iran.
- Mossad brokers who function within the "Dark part" of the net to trace terrorists.
- Mossad's drone and its first killing.
- Mossad's position within the safety of Israel's Embassy in Cairo through the Arab Spring.
- An creation to Mossad's new director, Tamir Pardo.

These and different wonderful information mix to give Gideon's Spies the experience of urgency and relevance that's attribute of actually engrossing nonfiction.

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Midnight on Lime Street

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By Ruth Hamilton

What attainable connections could exist among an elderly guy who used to promote footwear, a few women of the evening, 3 abused schoolboys, nuns, law enforcement officials, a philanthropist, a serial killer, a medicine cartel, Lime highway Station and a mansion in Southport in whose grounds donkeys and horses are kept?

The solution lies in love, friendship and the decision to suffer all of the strategy to the successful post.
Eve, proprietor and madam at Meadowbank Farm, is eager to safe a deal that retains her in pocket and her consumers satisfied. yet is she a fit for Babs, a 'Baby Girl' during this condo of sick reputation? Babs has her personal schedule, and on the way to fulfil her dream of a good existence, she needs to first triumph over Madam Eve.

Meanwhile, a deranged killer walks the Dock street. 'Inspired' by way of a imaginative and prescient, he seeks to scrub up Liverpool. while he unearths Eve's farm, he plans to solid his internet on what grants to be a good catch.

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Blindman's Bluff: A Decker/Lazarus Novel (Decker/Lazarus Novels)

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By Faye Kellerman

“A well-tangled net of intrigue and murder.”
Entertainment Weekly

“Kellerman consistently rides excessive within the bestseller lists…Blindman’s Bluff exhibits why.”
St. Louis Post-Dispatch

One of the preferred in modern crime fiction, LAPD murder detective Peter Decker and his spouse Rina Lazarus are again in Blindman’s Bluff—and positioned in harm’s approach within the wake of a bad domestic invasion and brutal a number of homicide. writer Faye Kellerman, whose novels perennially survive the New York Times bestseller record, proves once more that “no one operating within the crime style is healthier” (Baltimore Sun) with this twisty, superb shocker.

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