By Rhys Bowen
Ebook five in Her Royal Spyness series.
Royalty has its privileges, even if you’re thirty-fourth in line to the throne, as woman Georgiana Rannoch discovers at the glamorous—and dangerous—French Riviera…
Why should still Georgiana's clueless brother, Binky, and his decidedly unpleasant spouse, Fig, be the one ones to benefit from the enjoyable and sunlight of the French Riviera? fortunately, Her Majesty the Queen has once more come to her rescue. She is sending Georgie off to great with a mystery assignment—recover her worthwhile, stolen snuff field from the disreputable Sir Toby Groper.
Her Majesty’s belief is an honor, yet a fair larger honor is bestowed upon Georgie in Nice—none except Coco Chanel herself asks Georgie to version her most recent type. regrettably, issues move disastrously improper at the catwalk and ahead of she will be able to grab the snuff field, someone’s existence is snuffed out in a truly dastardly method. With a assassin at the loose—and her dearest Darcy noticeable within the corporation of one other woman—how’s a lady to discover any time to visit the on line casino?
By Monica Ferris
As full-time proprietor of the Crewel global needlework store and part-time sleuth, Betsy Devonshire has unraveled greater than her proportion of tangled clues within the united states at the present time bestselling Needlecraft Mysteries. yet a cryptic embroidered message on a useless woman's shirt may perhaps end up her maximum problem yet...
When an aged homeless girl is located useless at the shore of Lake Minnetonka, she's donning a shirt embroidered together with her will, which bequeaths every thing she owns to her niece, Emily Hame—a member of the Monday Bunch at Betsy Devonshire's Crewel international needlework store! yet Emily's aunt is the second one homeless lady to be discovered lifeless in Excelsior, Minnesota. Is a person concentrating on the homeless, or is it regarding a large inheritance? Emily seeks the aid of her fellow needlecrafter Betsy to find the typical thread among the deaths—and to figure out if a assassin may perhaps strike again...
Free embroidery trend included
By Fred Vargas
Sophia Simeonidis, a Greek opera singer, wakes up one morning to find tree has seemed in a single day within the backyard of her Paris apartment. Intrigued and unnerved, she turns to her neighbours: Vandoosler, an ex-cop fired from the police for having helped a assassin to flee, and 3 impecunious historians, Mathias, Marc and Lucien - the 3 evangelists. They agree - either simply because they want the cash and out of sheer interest - to dig round the tree and notice if whatever has been buried there. They locate not anything yet soil. a couple of weeks later, Sophia disappears and no-one concerns an excessive amount of until eventually her physique is located burned to ashes in a motor vehicle. Who killed the opera singer? Her husband, her ex-lover, her ally? Or may or not it's her gorgeous niece lately moved to the capital? all of them appear to have a cause. Vandoosler and the 3 evangelists got down to locate the reality.
By Joanne Fluke
One via One
Ellen Wingate thinks she's hit the jackpot while she learns the thousands she's inherited comes with a super-exclusive residence within the mountains open air of Las Vegas. yet leaving Minnesota for paradise seems to be the last word nightmare. Trapped together with her buddies in a freakish iciness avalanche, a chilling discovery on the backside of an indoor pool signs a daunting flip of occasions. . .
Until there have been None
A ruthless killer has infiltrated the Deer Creek Condos. With every one killing extra terrifying than the final, the panicked survivors face virtually definite demise. Their basically wish is to band jointly to flee the unrelenting pursuit of a dangerous intruder, yet trusting one another should be their so much deadly intuition. . .
By Sara Paretsky
Stubbornness has landed deepest eye V.I. Warshawski in immense difficulty at her Chicago workplace. together with her grand previous Loop development set to be razed, she's turn into a hold-out tenant amid frayed wiring and frightening, empty corridors. Then she reveals a homeless girl with 3 little ones within the basement, and earlier than she will be able to rescue them, they disappear. Worst of all, she's been implicated in a murder--after the physique of Deirdre Messenger, a admired lawyer's spouse, turns up sprawled throughout her desk.
V.I., who had volunteered with Deirdre at a women's preserve, suspects her loss of life is associated with a case of upper-class family abuse so slickly hid that the police refuse to think it. more and more at odds with the law enforcement officials, V.I. is blindly plunging forward after the reality. And her direction could lead to corruption on the maximum levels.or deep into the deserted tunnels underneath Chicago's streets, the place secrets and techniques are hiding at the hours of darkness like a child's--or V.I.'s--worst nightmare.
By Michelle Rowen
Sarah Dearly is adjusting to lifestyles as a fledgling vampire, gratifying her cravings at vampire-friendly blood banks. but if her fiancé Thierry takes a task with the Ring—the mystery council accountable for maintaining vampires in line—Sarah's approximately to get greater than a style of danger...
Being engaged to a centuries-old grasp vampire will be challenging—especially while he is taking a role with the hoop. Thierry's in for 50 years of nonstop commute and lethal possibility. It's sufficient to make any lady re-evaluate the wedding...any girl other than Sarah, that is.
Traveling to Las Vegas for his first project, they come across a toddler attractiveness competition contestant from hell, in addition to a vampire serial killer leaving sufferers tired of blood, almost certainly exposing the life of vampires to the entire global. but if Thierry's really historical heritage comes again to hang-out him, and he's accused of a criminal offense he didn't devote, it's as much as Sarah to transparent his identify earlier than their immortal...
By Nigel Cawthorne
IN a global the place we will be able to BE TRACKED by means of OUR cellphones, CCTV AND secret agent SATELLITES, issues don't simply DISAPPEAR. specifically no longer a major factor LIKE A JUMBO JET. yet MALAYSIAN airways struggle MH370 DID.
A wide-bodied Boeing 777 is so huge which you could slightly park it on a soccer box. yet quickly after a regimen takeoff from Kuala Lumpur foreign Airport at the evening of seven March 2014, Flight MH370 disappeared from the radar with 227 passengers and 12 team on board. not anyone may perhaps also be definite the place it was once final visible. particles used to be noticed 1000's, then hundreds of thousands of miles aside, merely to be discounted.
For weeks this real-life model of the hit television exhibit misplaced gripped the realm. Even Russia's invasion of the Crimea couldn't preserve it off front pages. have been these on board to be discovered alive on a mysterious tropical island? Had they crashed into the ocean? Had the airplane been hijacked or introduced down through a terrorist bomb?
As the tale spread out extra mysteries got here to mild. Who had grew to become off the plane's monitoring platforms? And why? Why had there been no 'Mayday' name? And which method was once it headed?
Why have been governments and associations that had information regarding Flight MH370 so reluctant to proportion it? And why did the cellphones of these on board proceed to ring out. Wild theories abounded. Had Flight MH370 been kidnapped via extraterrestrial beings? Or shot down through the North Koreans?
Its path took it nowhere close to the Devil's Sea – the Pacific's solution to the Bermuda Triangle. yet by some means, on the earth of the net, the place each e-mail was once intercepted, the disappearance of MH370 started to rival the legend of the Marie Celeste.
Prolific writer Nigel Cawthorne sifts the facts, weighs the theories and unravels the secret of Flight MH370.
By Louis L'Amour
The tale used to be that Eli Patterson had died in a gunfight, yet Mike Shevlin knew it couldn’t be actual: the guy who’d been like a father to him have been a Quaker. but if Shevlin rides again to Rafter Crossing to discover the reality, he reveals that the quiet ranching neighborhood has turn into a booming mining city. Newfound wealth has no longer made Rafter a calm position, even though, and the scent of worry and greed is thick within the air. As Mike Shevlin attempts to solve the secret of Patterson’s loss of life, he's led deeper and deeper right into a conspiracy that controls not just the destiny of Rafter Crossing however the center of an attractive yet tormented younger woman—and Shevlin’s personal future.
By Gary Corby
And to unravel the crime, Nico needs to discover a mystery which could not just damage Athens, yet will strength him to select from love, ambition, and his personal life.
The case takes Nico, within the corporation of a pretty slave woman, to the land of Ionia in the Persian Empire. The Persians will execute him instantaneous in the event that they imagine he's a undercover agent. past that, there are just a few minor difficulties: He's being chased via brigands who're basically anticipating the proper rate sooner than they kill him; someway he has to placate his female friend, who's very offended approximately that slave woman; he needs to meet Themistocles, the army genius who kept Greece in the course of the Persian Wars, after which defected to the hated enemy.
Athens, 460 B.C. Life's tricky for Nicolaos, the single investigating agent in old Athens. His girlfriend's left him and his boss desires to hearth him. but if an Athenian reputable is murdered, the bright statesman Pericles has no selection yet to place Nico at the task.
By Casey Mayes
Capturing the new new craze:
the recent Math Puzzle secret sequence.
Math whiz Savannah Stone makes a dwelling growing Math puzzles in rural North Carolina. but if the mayor begins receiving loss of life threats, Savannah must resolve this puzzle-before the following field to be stuffed is the mayor's coffin.