Download E-books The Corpse That Walked PDF

A Golden Age pulp detective mystery from the 1950's.

Death, in a fiendish hide, had come to maintain an appointment.

He wore one other man's face. He lived with one other man's girl. And he was once to die one other man's loss of life. Alan Douglas came upon himself in a macabre masquerade which can have just one ending--murder. past the door used to be a guy who did not exist, yet who used to be reason on killing him! Alan Douglas loves Gail Foster. Gail Foster's father reveals himself framed for embezzlement and needs to pay the cash again or be charged with the crime. Alan is obtainable a heap of cash if he'll impersonate a undeniable wealthy guy for a number of months--an provide he cannot manage to pay for to refuse if he desires to support Gail's father. But...nothing is what it kind of feels.

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Download E-books Pitbull (Deleu, Book 10) PDF

By Luc Deflo

In Mechelen wordt een jonge vrouw zo beestachtig vermoord dat zelfs ervaren speurders moeite hebben om hun emoties te bedwingen. Onderzoeksrechter Jos Bosmans is bang dat zijn rustige provinciestad zal worden overspoeld door blinde paniek en zet alle beschikbare middelen in om de zaak open te breken. Maar de tijd dringt, de pers staat te trappelen aan de zijlijn en de speurders staan voor een raadsel. Ze vinden geen motief, geen aanknopingspunt, niks.

Dankzij het inlevingsvermogen van topspeurder Dirk Deleu wordt eindelijk een verdachte opgepakt. Benjamin Delaedt, een guy van twaalf in een dozijn, heeft de vermoorde vrouw gestalkt. Daar kan geen twijfel over bestaan. Hij gaat zelfs over tot gedeeltelijke bekentenissen. En toch... Deleu twijfelt. Kunnen een banale verliefdheid en een dronkenmanseed aan de toog een courageous huisvader in zo'n korte tijd veranderen in een obsessief, moordlustig beest?

Als de radeloze Benjamin Delaedt door een administratieve fout te vroeg wordt vrijgelaten, neemt de zaak een perverse wending en moet Deleu afdalen tot in de diepste krochten van de menselijke psyche. Voorbij goed en kwaad. Recht naar de hel.

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Download E-books Murder at the Savoy: A Martin Beck Police Mystery (6) (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard) PDF

By Per Wahlöö

The stunning 6th novel in the Martin Beck secret sequence through the the world over well known crime writing duo by means of Maj Sjöwall and in keeping with Wahlöö, reveals Beck investigating a brutal assassination.When Viktor Palmgren, a robust Swedish industrialist is shot in the course of his after-dinner speech within the sumptuous resort Savoy, it sends a shiver down the backbone of the overseas funds markets and terrifies the tiny city of Malmo. nobody within the eating place can establish the gunman, and native police are sheepishly baffled. that is while Beck takes over the scene and speedy choices via Palmgren's historical past. What he unearths is an online of vice so despicable that it really is tough for him to visualize who wouldn't want Palmgren useless, yet that does not cease him and his crew of committed detectives from tackling one in every of their such a lot fascinating circumstances but.

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Download E-books Worst Case (Michael Bennett) PDF

By James Patterson

ALEX move HAS WASHINGTON, D.C.
THE WOMEN'S homicide membership HAS SAN FRANCISCO.

DETECTIVE MICHAEL BENNETT HAS ALL of latest YORK CITY-CHAOS CAPITAL OF THE WORLD.

Best case: Survival
The son of 1 of recent York's wealthiest households is snatched off the road and held hostage. yet this kidnapper is not not easy funds. as a substitute, he quizzes his prisoner at the expense others pay for his lifetime of luxurious . . . and improper solutions are fatal.

Worst case: Death
Detective Michael Bennett heads the research. With ten youngsters of his personal, he cannot comprehend what could lead on an individual to focus on anyone's kids. whilst one other scholar from a robust family members disappears, the FBI sends in its best abduction professional: Agent Emily Parker. Bennett's task and love lifestyles by surprise get much more complicated.

This case: Detective Michael Bennett is on it
Before Bennett has an opportunity to protest the FBI's intrusion on his case, the killer mastermind adjustments his regimen. His plan leads as much as the main devastating demonstration yet-one which can deliver cataclysmic damage to each inch of latest York urban.

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Download E-books Bad Things Happen PDF

By Harry Dolan

"Witty, refined, suspenseful and unending fun..." -- The Washington Post 

The guy who calls himself DAVID LOOGAN is hoping to flee a violent prior via best a quiet, nameless existence in Ann Arbor, Michigan. yet his solitude is damaged whilst he unearths himself drawn right into a friendship with Tom Kristoll, writer of the secret journal Gray Streets -- and into an affair with Laura, Tom's smooth blond spouse. whilst Tom bargains him a role as an editor, Loogan sees no damage in accepting. What he does not detect is that the tales in Gray Streets are likely to persist with an easy formulation: Plans get it wrong. undesirable issues take place. humans die.  

ELIZABETH WAISHKEY is the main proficient detective within the Ann Arbor Police division. but if Tom Kristoll turns up lifeless, she does not understand really what to make of David Loogan. Is he a killer, or an best friend who will help her locate the reality? As extra deaths begin mounting up -- a few of them echoing tales released within the journal -- it is as much as Elizabeth to resolve either the murders and the secret of Loogan himself.

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Download E-books This Dark Road to Mercy: A Novel PDF

By Wiley Cash

The severely acclaimed writer of the New York Times bestseller A Land extra sort Than Home—hailed as "a powerfully relocating debut that reads as though Cormac McCarthy made up our minds to rewrite Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird" (Richmond instances Dispatch)—returns with a resonant novel of affection and atonement, blood and vengeance, set in western North Carolina, regarding younger sisters, a wayward father, and an enemy made up our minds to work out him pay for his sins.

After their mother's unforeseen demise, twelve-year-old Easter and her six-year-old sister Ruby are adjusting to lifestyles in foster care whilst their errant father, Wade, all of sudden looks. given that Wade signed away his criminal rights, the single method he can get his daughters again is to thieve them away within the night.

Brady Weller, the women' court-appointed parent, starts off trying to find Wade, and he fast turns up unsettling info linking Wade to a up to date armored automobile heist, one with a whopping $14.5 million lacking. yet Brady Weller is not the just one looking the determined father. Robert Pruitt, a shady and mercurial guy nursing a years-old vendetta, is usually made up our minds to discover Wade and declare his due.

Narrated by way of a trio of alternating voices, This darkish street to Mercy is a narrative concerning the indelible strength of kinfolk and the primal wish to outrun a prior that refuses to enable go.

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Download E-books The Narrows (Harry Bosch) PDF

By Michael Connelly

FBI agent Rachel Walling eventually will get the decision she's dreaded for years, the person who tells her the Poet has surfaced. She hasn't ever forgotten the serial killer who wove traces of poetry in his hideous crimes--and it sounds as if he has no longer forgotten her.
Former LAPD detective Harry Bosch will get a decision, too--from the widow of an outdated good friend. Her husband's loss of life turns out average, yet his ties to the quest for the Poet make Bosch dig deep. Arriving at a derelict spot within the California wilderness the place the feds are unearthing our bodies, Bosch joins forces with Rachel. Now the 2 are at odds with the FBI...and squarely within the direction of the Poet, who will lead them on a depraved trip out of the warmth, in the course of the narrows of evil, and right into a darkness all his own...

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Download E-books The Feud PDF

By Kimberley Chambers

For greater than a decade East finish households were locked in a sour war.

     On one part are the Mitchells, a infamous underworld mob from East London's Canning city. they've got an iron in each fireplace and should hotel to intimidation and violence to get what they wish. while Stanley Smith's stunning younger daughter, Jessica, declares that she is to marry Eddie, the son of mob boss Harry Mitchell, Stanley is horrified, yet too afraid to face of their way.

     On the opposite facet are the O'Haras. The Mitchells' largest competitors are a vacationing relatives who stay in within sight Stratford. They compete with the Mitchells for pub security and the 2 households hate every one other.

     Caught among those households at warfare, are blameless little ones, who will develop as much as love the inaccurate humans and spark the final bad act within the long-running feud. 1988 used to be a cheerful yr in lots of people's lives. a few referred to as it The Rave yr, others the second one summer season of affection. For Eddie Mitchell and his kinfolk it truly is neither. 1988 is the 12 months within which his complete risky, violent international explodes round him.

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Download E-books The Charlie Parker Collection 1-4: Every Dead Thing, Dark Hollow, The Killing Kind, The White Road (Charlie Parker Box Set) PDF

By John Connolly

The first 4 novels within the Charlie Parker sequence, on hand jointly as a digital-only package deal.

Former NYPD Charlie Parker first seems to be in each useless factor on a quest for the killer of his spouse and daughter. he's a guy fed on through violence, guilt and the need for revenge. whilst his ex-partner asks him to trace down a lacking lady, Parker embarks on a grim odyssey in the course of the bowels of organised crime to a different serial killer: The vacationing Man.

In darkish hole, inner most detective Charlie Parker embarks on a nerve-shredding manhunt and closes in on his major suspect. yet another person is monitoring them both.

Parker's empathy with the powerless sufferers of crime is becoming ever more suitable. It makes him a usual option to examine the demise of Grace Peltier within the KILLING style - a dying that looks to be a suicide. Genial killers Angel and Louis sign up for Parker back as he descends right into a honeycomb global populated through darkish angels and misplaced souls.

In THE WHITE highway, a black formative years faces the demise penalty for rape and homicide; his sufferer, the daughter of 1 of the wealthiest males in South Carolina. it's a case with its roots in outdated evil, and previous evil is Charlie Parker's speciality. Evil males from his previous unite to distinct a poor revenge at the inner most detective.

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Download E-books Homicide: A Year on the Killing Streets PDF

By David Simon

From the writer of HBO's The Wire, the vintage booklet approximately murder research that grew to become the foundation for the hit tv show

The scene is Baltimore. two times each 3 days one other citizen is shot, stabbed, or bludgeoned to dying. on the middle of this storm of crime is the city's murder unit, a small brotherhood of not easy males who struggle for no matter what justice is feasible in a dangerous international.

David Simon was once the 1st reporter ever to achieve limitless entry to a murder unit, and this electrifying ebook tells the genuine tale of a yr at the violent streets of an American urban. The narrative follows Donald Worden, a veteran investigator; Harry Edgerton, a black detective in a often white unit; and Tom Pellegrini, an earnest rookie who takes at the year's so much tough case, the brutal rape and homicide of an eleven-year-old woman.

Originally released fifteen years in the past, Homicide grew to become the foundation for the acclaimed tv exhibit of an identical identify. This new edition―which features a new creation, an afterword, and photographs―revives this vintage, riveting story concerning the males who paintings at the darkish aspect of the yank experience.

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