Download e-book for iPad: Elect H. Mouse State Judge: A Novel by Nelly Reifler

By Nelly Reifler

ISBN-10: 0865477655

ISBN-13: 9780865477650

A bad crime happens in Elect H. Mouse nation Judge.
Two younger woman are kidnapped and held hostage through a band of non secular fans. the ladies' worried father, a political candidate at the eve of an enormous election, has purposes of his personal to not visit the police, so he hires a couple of shady deepest eyes to enquire. the entire components of a vintage noir—except that the abducted women are mice, the kidnappers are Sunshine relatives dolls, and the detectives are Barbie and Ken.
Part Seventies adolescence dreamscape, half Raymond Chandler, it is a global either everyday and remodeled. intercourse retailers, illicit affairs, spies, political hypocrisy, and hazardous zealots may possibly coexist with Barbie and Ken's acrobatic poolside intercourse, however the crises of religion that Nelly Reifler's characters face are as actual as our personal. Elect H. Mouse nation Judge is an unusual—and masterful—blend of irony and tenderness, and a relocating portrayal of a father attempting and failing to do the best thing.

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Download e-book for kindle: In a Lonely Place (New York Review Books) by Dorothy B. Hughes

By Dorothy B. Hughes

ISBN-10: 1681371472

ISBN-13: 9781681371474

A vintage California noir with a feminist twist, this prescient 1947 novel uncovered misogyny in post-World conflict II American society, making it some distance prior to its time.

Los Angeles within the past due Nineteen Forties is a urban of promise and prosperity, yet no longer for former fighter pilot Dix Steele.  To his brain not anything has come as regards to matching “that feeling of strength and pleasure and freedom that got here with loneness within the sky.” He prowls the foggy urban night—­bus stops and stretches of darkened seashores and picture homes simply emptying out—seeking solitary younger women. His money are working out and his frustrations are turning out to be. the place is the great existence he was once promised? Why does he continuously get a uncooked deal? Then he hooks up together with his previous Air Corps blood brother Brub, now operating for the LAPD, who simply occurs to be at the path of the strangler who’s been terrorizing the ladies of town for months...

Written with managed beauty, Dorothy B. Hughes’s stressful novel is right now an early indictment of a very poisonous masculinity and a twisty page-turner with a shockingly feminist solution. A vintage of golden age noir, In a Lonely Place additionally encouraged Nicholas Ray’s 1950 movie of an identical identify, starring Humphrey Bogart.

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Download PDF by Warren Murphy,Richard Sapir: Created, The Destroyer

By Warren Murphy,Richard Sapir

ISBN-10: 0523408811

ISBN-13: 9780523408811

ISBN-10: 075924085X

ISBN-13: 9780759240858

if you find yourself on loss of life row, mins from the electrical chair, and a hook-handed monk bargains to save lots of your existence if you are going to simply swallow an easy little pill... what've you were given to lose? you're taking the tablet. you then get up, formally "dead," at the back of an ambulance, headed for an undisclosed situation. Welcome in your new existence, operating for medication, the main mystery, so much deniable, such a lot extra-judicial executive corporation ever to exist. basically the President is familiar with approximately it, or even he does not regulate it.

That's what occurred to Remo Williams, a brand new Jersey cop framed for a homicide he did not devote. Framed by way of the very those that stored him, actually. And now, educated in esoteric martial arts by way of Chiun, grasp of Sinanju, he will develop into the final word killing desktop. Remo can be America's final defensive line opposed to mad scientists, prepared crime, historic undead gods, and anything that threatens the structure. Remo Williams is the Destroyer.

An action-adventure sequence leavened with social and political satire, the Destroyer novels were exciting readers around the world for decades.

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New PDF release: Yellow Jacket (Frank Harper Mysteries Book 4)

By Greg Enslen

Getting away with murder...Newly sober Frank Harper is fixing chilly circumstances left and correct, eventually impressing his boss. yet Frank's unhappy--he misses the thrill of lively police paintings. in the meantime, in Cooper's Mill, the sleepy Ohio city the place Frank's daughter and grandson stay, issues are heating up. neighborhood guy Joe Hathaway is ready to face trial for 3 counts of tried homicide, and Frank's been known as in to testify. Joe's convinced he will win. yet, simply in case, he is acquired a plan--one that may ultimately convey Frank Harper to his knees.

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Leslie Glass's Judging Time (April Woo Series Book 4) PDF

By Leslie Glass

ISBN-10: 0451195507

ISBN-13: 9780451195500

ISBN-10: 0525944044

ISBN-13: 9780525944041

ISBN-10: 1588070565

ISBN-13: 9781588070562

The novels that includes NYPD Detective April Woo were praised as "polished and fascinating" (Orlando Sentinel) and "gripping mental drama" (Publishers Weekly) Now, April Woo faces her such a lot tough research but. while a guy and a girl lie lifeless on a snowy big apple sidewalk, the first suspect is the murdered woman's husband, African-American, ex soccer famous person, Rick Liberty. For Detective Woo, it is a murder case engulfed in a media typhoon of race, type, intercourse, and famous person. yet someplace, buried in all of the exposure, lies the reality and and intensely risky killer...Glass places her vintage stamp and a wild spin at the case that modified the nation.

"Glass writes a masterful police procedural...exhilarating...[The] splendidly wealthy portrait of shrewdpermanent, good, intrepid, obdurate April Woo...sets this publication apart." Booklist

"The plot is clever... and the finishing is a real shock. Woo is so attractive a protagonist that Leslie Glass can retain her going for a protracted time." Newark megastar Ledger.

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Download PDF by F. Paul Wilson: Conspiracies: A Repairman Jack Novel (Adversary

By F. Paul Wilson

ISBN-10: 0312867972

ISBN-13: 9780312867973

ISBN-10: 076536137X

ISBN-13: 9780765361370

ISBN-10: 1250311594

ISBN-13: 9781250311597

ISBN-10: 1469266970

ISBN-13: 9781469266978

Repairman Jack, F. Paul Wilson's vigilante hero from the New York occasions bestseller The Tomb, returns in a mystery that thrusts him again into the unusual, supernatural global that he prospers in.

Looking for clues to the mysterious disappearance of major conspiracy theorist Melanie Ehler, Jack attends a tradition of surprising and avid conspiracy theorists. it is a position the place extraterrestrial beings are actual, the govt. is out to get you, and the area is hurtling towards an inevitable battle of fine as opposed to evil incarnate.

Jack reveals that no-one could be trusted--and that few individuals are what they appear. Worse but, Jack's been having vibrant desires that make him ponder whether he is headed for a conflict along with his personal past--maybe The Tomb's evil rakoshi beasts should not via with him rather yet.

At the Publisher's request, this identify is being bought with no electronic Rights administration software program (DRM) applied.

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The Final Country (Milo Milodragovitch) by James Crumley PDF

By James Crumley

ISBN-10: 0754019314

ISBN-13: 9780754019312

ISBN-10: 1101971509

ISBN-13: 9781101971505

A NEW YORK TIMES remarkable Book

It's enterprise as ordinary for Milo Milodragovitch, staring at a courting cross bitter and working a bar whose actual company is cleansing a few soiled funds, until eventually he will get despatched off to seek a drug dealer’s killer. Prodded via the dual motivations of his prickly moral sense and his tight funds, Milo units off on a visit to discover the promised land. the top of the line could be the place he first all started: Montana, the place a stunning girl, a deadly guy, and a motherlode of fact are awaiting their favourite son to return home—bringing with him a gun, a plan, and a prayer.

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Download e-book for iPad: The Brick Foxhole by Richard Brooks

By Richard Brooks

New York Times Bestseller: This “shocking” homicide secret addresses homophobia within the army in the course of international struggle II (Richard Wright, writer of Native Son).
 
the lads within the barracks, wrenched from the traditional objectives of existence, are being molded into warriors in a conflict opposed to the “others.” remoted and worried, they typically relieve their frustrations at the so much disenfranchised civilians, specifically homosexuals. yet one weekend, one among them loses keep watch over and commits murder.
 
This story of suspense is usually a narrative sooner than its time, written by means of a tender marine stationed at Quantico who may move directly to turn into an Academy Award–winning director of such movies as Elmer Gantry and The Blackboard Jungle. Sinclair Lewis, writing in Esquire, referred to as Richard Brooks “a particularly very important new author” and The Brick Foxhole was once acclaimed within the Saturday Reviewof Literature as “angry, swift, stream-lined, and wonderfully written . . . the better of the hot stuff popping out of this war”—though the united states Marines threatened the writer with court-martial.
 
finally, the tale was once made into the motion picture Crossfire (with the dislike crime in query replaced to an act of anti-Semitic instead of antigay violence), which earned Brooks an Edgar Award for most sensible movie. this day, The Brick Foxhole is still either a twisting mystery and an early landmark of gay-themed fiction.
 

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Seven Years (Bibliomysteries Book 6) - download pdf or read online

By Peter Robinson

A gripping novella from the New York Times–bestselling writer of the Inspector Banks Mysteries and a “master of the paintings” (TheBoston Globe).
 
Retired Cambridge professor Donald Aitcheson loves scouring antiquarian bookshops for secondhand treasures—as a lot as he loathes the scribbled marginalia from their earlier vendors. but if he comes upon an inscription in a quantity of Robert Browning’s poetry, he’s much less annoyed than disturbed. This wasn’t as soon as a present to an unwitting lady. It used to be a threat—insidious, suggestively ill, and extraordinarily intriguing.
 
Now Aitcheson’s mind's eye is operating wild. used to be it a sordid teacher-pupil affair that resulted in betrayal? A scorned lover’s first salvo in a crusade of terror? The taunt of an obsessive psychopath? in spite of this, it can be not anything greater than a tasteless shaggy dog story among friends.
 
As his interest will get the higher of him, Aitcheson can’t face up to taking part in detective. but if his research results in a distant ladies’ boarding university within the Lincolnshire flatlands, and into the arrogance of its headmistress, he quickly discovers the implications of interpreting among the lines.
 
Praise for Peter Robinson
“Robinson is both expert at reflecting procedural information and treating his flesh-and-blood characters—despite their flaws—with compassion and humor.” —The Miami Herald
 
“Robinson is nice at generating creative mysteries and this one doesn’t disappoint.” —The Sunday Telegraph on Friend of the Devil

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Download e-book for kindle: A Rage in Harlem (Harlem Detectives Series) by Chester Himes

By Chester Himes

ISBN-10: 0679720405

ISBN-13: 9780679720409

ISBN-10: 0739434780

ISBN-13: 9780739434789

ISBN-10: 1491519088

ISBN-13: 9781491519080

A Rage in Harlem is a ripping creation to Coffin Ed Johnson and Grave Digger Jones, patrolling long island City’s roughest streets in Chester Himes’s groundbreaking Harlem Detectives series. 
 
For love of excellent, wily Imabelle, hapless Jackson surrenders his lifestyles discount rates to a con guy who is aware the key of turning ten-dollar accounts into hundreds—and then he steals from his boss, basically to lose the stolen cash at a craps desk. fortunately for him, he can flip to his savvy dual brother, Goldy, who earns a living—disguised as a Sister of Mercy—by promoting tickets to Heaven in Harlem. With Goldy on his aspect, Jackson is prepared for payback.

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