Download PDF by Esteben Castilhac: Mortelle créance (Mon petit éditeur) (French Edition)

By Esteben Castilhac

« l. a. pestilence est à son paroxysme. J'aperçois dans un coin de los angeles pièce, éclairé par un rai de lumière passant entre les panneaux des volets clos, un corps allongé sur un lit. Nicolas ouvre brusquement les volets et l. a. fenêtre, n'apportant qu'une bouffée d'air frais. L'homme est sofaé sur le dos, dans un vêtement de travail de laine brune, les mains croisées tenant un éventail noir sur le ventre ». Dans ce troisième roman, Adémard de Prensac est chargé de résoudre une énigme à Sarlat : on peut imaginer qu'en mai 1643, les braises des guerres de faith y sont encore brûlantes... et les meurtres monnaie courante.

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Joys of My Life (A Hawkenlye Mystery Book 12) by Alys Clare PDF

By Alys Clare

A Hawkenlye medieval secret - might 1199. Abbess Helewise has been summoned by way of Queen Eleanor to debate the development of a chapel at Hawkenlye Abbey. in the meantime, Sir Josse d'Acquin is at the path of a bunch of mysterious knights rumoured to be satan worshippers. As Helewise heads for domestic, Josse follows his quarry to Chartres, the place he meets the final individual he expects: Joanna. and he or she has grave difficulties of her personal . . .

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Get Fortune's Fool: A Sixth Case from the Notebooks of Pliny the PDF

By Albert A. Bell Jr.

at the shorelines of lovely Lake Como in Roman Italy, a Greek tragedy has taken position. two decades later, a skeleton falls out of a wall in Pliny’s villa, bearing mute witness to family members secrets and techniques and crimes. Pliny the more youthful is clever approximately every little thing yet ladies. He consents to his wife’s and mother’s needs to marry off his lover, Aurora, to a different slave, yet neglects telling her until eventually the marriage! so as to add to his difficulties, while construction a wing onto his Lake Como villa, workmen find a skeleton. As is Pliny’s behavior, he launches a systematic research of the crime, yet quickly gets nameless warnings and threats to stop. Then his spouse, Livia, is abducted! • As within the prior books, a word list of Roman phrases and a listing of ancient and fictional characters are included

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Download e-book for iPad: L'ombre de Raphaël (Numerik polar) (French Edition) by Germain Paris

By Germain Paris

La femme d’un ministre est assassinée devant l. a. résidence de l’ambassadeur américain à Paris. On découvre rapidement qu’elle sortait d’une partie high-quality, au cours de laquelle les contributors s’étaient livrés à des pratiques extrêmes. Une prostituée à los angeles retraite confie à son fils, reporter overseas, qu’elle reçoit une série de lettres anonymes et annonciatrices de meurtres.

Les membres d’une mystérieuse business enterprise recherchent activement un texte biblique, jamais dévoilé au grand public à ce jour et weak d’ébranler les fondements de los angeles faith chrétienne.
Quel est le rapport entre tous ces éléments ? C’est ce que va devoir établir le commissaire Lucas Guillobert, avec l’aide de son équipe du Quai des Orfèvres. Pour résoudre cette enquête, il n’hésitera pas à plonger dans le moveé hassle de l. a. France. Au risque de se faire des ennemis à l. a. puissance insoupçonnée. Mais il semble ne craindre ni rien ni personne. À half peut-être ses démons et ses fantômes...

Grand lecteur d’Arthur C. Clark, James Herbert, Ron Hubbard et Carl Sagan, Germain Paris s’interroge très jeune sur l’humanité et ses travers. Il y est à présent on ne peut plus confronté dans son quotidien de policier. Pour lui, le rôle de l’écrivain est d’interroger le crossé pour préparer l’avenir. Il considère qu’il n’y a pas de moral sense sans passé, ce terreau sur lequel se construit l’homme. Il half également du principe que de petites reasons engendrent de grandes conséquences. C’est ce qu’on appelle l’effet papillon.

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Get Pete's Promise PDF

By Daniel Dundon

An complete Jacksonville, Florida civil lawyer, Thad Duncan is developing a countrywide recognition for himself on this planet of excessive stakes litigation opposed to an impressive tobacco corporation. he's on most sensible of the criminal global while his lifestyles takes an unforeseen flip.
He turns into a part of an strange scan, straining his trust method in a manner few have ever been confirmed. He learns precisely whilst he'll die. not only the 12 months, but in addition the month in addition to the day. And to complicate issues he has three hundred and sixty five days to devise for his demise.

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Murder in the Merchant's Hall: An Elizabethan Spy Thriller by Kathy Lynn Emerson PDF

By Kathy Lynn Emerson

The fascinating new secret that includes Tudor sleuth, Mistress Rosamond Jaffrey.

When Lina Walkenden is located clutching a bloody knife over the lifeless physique of her brother-in-law and father or mother, there’s just one individual she will be able to flip to for support: her early life good friend Rosamond Jaffrey. Rosamond vows to do all she will be able to to end up Lina’s innocence, but if it transpires Lina used to be being pressured right into a marriage opposed to her will and was once in its place besotted by means of her fiance’s fascinating but unscrupulous nephew, her causes for homicide look overwhelming.

In desperation, Rosamond seeks out the aid of the Queen’s spymaster himself, Sir Francis Walsingham – but if she overhears a talk on the French Embassy, it kind of feels Lina’s plight is beside the point within the face of power treason. Rosamond needs to do all she will be able to to save lots of her good friend – and continue herself and her kinfolk secure from a determined killer.

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Get Totentanz im Stephansdom: Ein historischer Wien-Krimi PDF

By Edith Kneifl

Wien zur Jahrhundertwende: Mitten in der rauschenden Silvesternacht des Jahres 1899 stürzt der Wiener Dombaumeister vom Nordturm des Stephansdoms. Unter den Augenzeugen: Gustav von Karoly. Der fesche Privatdetektiv macht sich sofort auf die Suche nach möglichen Hintergründen. Hatten etwa die Freimaurer ihre Hände mit im Spiel?

Die Ermittlungen führen Gustav schließlich in ein Heim für "gefallene Mädchen". So wurden junge Frauen bezeichnet, die ihre Jungfräulichkeit verloren, ohne verheiratet zu sein. Als eine der schwangeren Heiminsassinnen tot im Donaukanal gefunden wird, verfolgen Gustav und die junge Erzieherin Clara Bernhard gemeinsam eine Spur, die sie in die schaurigen Katakomben unter dem Stephansdoms führt.

Ausgelassene Ballnächte, amüsante Liebeleien, dekadenter Adel, aber auch Armut und aufkommender Antisemitismus: Edith Kneifl erweckt das Wien des Fin de Siècle zum Leben. Mit Spannung, Gefühl und einer Prise Humor entführt sie die Leser in eine untergehende Welt: Mit offenen Augen tanzt die Kaiserstadt ins Verderben - die perfekte Krimikulisse!

"Das aptitude im Wien der Jahrhundertwende ist bei der Lektüre förmlich zu spüren!"

"Zur Abwechslung mal ein richtig sympathischer Frauenheld, dieser Gustav von Karoly. Und der Alltag in der Sisi-Zeit interessiert mich sowieso immer. Dass es auch noch gehörig spannend zugeht in dem Krimi, ist quick schon eine Draufgabe!"


- Der Tod fährt Riesenrad
- Die Tote von Schönbrunn
- Totentanz im Stephansdom

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Download PDF by Cora Harrison: Beyond Absolution: A mystery set in 1920s Ireland (A

By Cora Harrison

Reverend mom Aquinas needs to observe who murdered a much-loved priest within the 3rd of this compelling new Irish old secret series.

Ireland. 1925. Pierced via to the mind, the useless physique of the priest was once chanced on wedged into the small, darkish confessional cubicle. enjoyed by means of all, Father Dominic had lent a listening ear to sinners of every kind: gunmen and policemen; prostitutes and nuns; filthy rich businessmen and petty swindlers; tradesmen and thieves. yet who knelt in the back of the steel grid and inserted a perilous weapon into that listening ear?

The Reverend mom Aquinas can do not anything for Father Dominic, yet for the sake of his brother, her previous good friend Father Lawrence, she is decided to determine who killed him, and why.

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Artful Deception by James McGovern PDF

By James McGovern

a true who-dunit within the urban of Boston. used to be it a significant lapse in judgment or used to be it intentional? honestly, it issues now not. What does subject is solitary act by way of a school pupil, babysitting hundreds of thousands of greenbacks’ worthy of paintings, within the early morning hours of March 18, 1990, led to the robbery of 13 necessary works from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. With the rush of a button, the Museum within the Fens misplaced a part of its soul while it used to be piundered by means of ruthless thieves.

Theories swirl even at the present time, approximately who was once in the back of it and why the work have not been came upon. numerous humans have written at the topic and but over two decades later, nonetheless no solutions. previously. crafty Deception is in contrast to the rest ever written in regards to the heist. it really is instructed from a different standpoint in that it makes a speciality of against the law alliance that purposely seeks no limelight, notiriety or scrutiny from legislation enforcement, pal or foe. they are saying little, search support from not anyone and are scared of the clicking. For as soon as, within the annals of Boston crime, the standard suspects from Southie and the North finish weren't rounded up after the theft. Why? simply because they did not have a clue approximately it until eventually after it went down. while Jimmy "The enamel" Kelly, Frankie "The Shanks" Martell and Sal "The Clam'' DePasquale discovered approximately it and what kind of the loot used to be worthy, they desperately sought after a section of the motion. as an alternative, they hit a stonewall.

Questions surrounding the secret are unending. If it wasn't the Irish or the Italian mobsters, then who used to be it? Why have been a few work taken and never others? was once it an inside of task? used to be it payback by means of an individual who had it in for the FBI, the Boston Irish, or the Italian mob? have been humans being secure and if this is the case, why? Who used to be answerable for the Boston box place of work in 1990? was once McGrath ever with reference to fixing the case? What did the U.S. legal professional do to aim to unravel it. was once the Strike strength it? Who used to be McGrath's boss on the time? Why were not there any Boston police cruisers noticeable within the region in the course of their regimen patrol? Why did not the 2 robbers conceal themselves?Why used to be one shield in a position to doze off and the opposite could not simply because he was once petrified approximately what may take place to them? How did the thieves recognize the format of the museum's convoluted basement...were they schooled or had they been there before?

Fasten your seatbelts and prepare for a fast paced, spell-binding tale of political scandal, deceipt, public corruption and deception, as you sign up for FBI agent Ted McGrath and his workforce of their quest to recuperate the work. whereas McGrath, Savage, Fenore, agent Mullen and legal professional Fowler try and continue the momentum going, sure humans in locations of strength wish the gang to fail. As growth is made within the twenty yr outdated secret, it turns into transparent to McGrath and Fowler, that somebody is both made up our minds to stymie the research and desperately desires sins of the prior to stay within the vault. The convoluted twists and turns of the maze-like research, may have your head spinning, whereas the ebb and movement of emotion, frustration, anger, disgust and loathing, may have you speaking to your self. as soon as immersed during this magnificent tale, the pages cannot be became speedy adequate to work out the place the project subsequent takes McGrath's "Amigo's", what hindrances they face, the hazards they have to take and what they eventually accomplish as a crew, turning what seemed to all to be easily a Fool’s Errand, into a tremendous masterpiece of detective work.

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Download PDF by Patrick Bernauw: Nostradamus in Orval (Dutch Edition)

By Patrick Bernauw

Overleefde Louis XVII de Franse Revolutie? En wist Nostradamus daar alles van?

Antiquair Karel Rombaut wil met een boek van zijn hand aantonen dat hij als nazaat van Lodewijk XVII (1785-1795?) een troonpretendent van Frankrijk is. Maar voor hij zijn levenswerk kan publiceren, wordt Rombaut vermoord door een mysterieuze guy die hem de Profetie van Orval zou hebben getoond... van de hand van Nostradamus! Deze zogenaamde voorspelling zou de sleutel bevatten tot de bergplaats van het Franse koninklijke fortuin, dat tijdens de Revolutie spoorloos verdween in de abdij van Orval.

Kon kroonprins Lodewijk XVII de Franse Revolutie ontvluchten en leeft zijn nageslacht in Vlaanderen? Ligt er een schat verborgen in de abdij van Orval? En welke geheimen staan er eigenlijk te lezen in de voorspellingen van Nostradamus? Patrick Bernauw oogstte veel succes met zijn thrillerdebuut, Het bloed van het lam, waarin hoofdpersonage Maarten Dejonckheere het mysterie van de Rechtvaardige Rechters ontrafelde, het gestolen paneel van het Lam Gods. Nostradamus in Orval, oorspronkelijk verschenen in 2007 bij Manteau, en vormt de tweede aflevering van de trilogie rond occult onderzoeksjournalist Maarten Dejonckheere, die speelt in Mysterieus België.

'Bernauw speelt een magistraal spel met heden, verleden, waarheid en verdichting,' schreef Vrij Nederland over deze historische mystery, en males bedacht het boek met vier sterren.

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