Harm Done: A New Inspector Wexford Mystery by Ruth Rendell

Police Procedurals

By Ruth Rendell

The quest for the physique started. Then the sufferer walked into town.Behind the picture-postcard fa?ade of Kingsmarkham lies a group rife with violence, betrayal, and a flavor for vengeance. while sixteen-year-old Lizzie Cromwell reappears nobody understands the place she has been, together with Lizzie herself. Inspector Wexford thinks she was once with a boyfriend. however the disappearance of a three-year-old lady casts a extra ominous gentle on occasions. And whilst the public's outrage turns towards a lately published pederast and one other suspect turns up stabbed to loss of life, Wexford needs to attempt to resolve the secret sooner than to any extent further our bodies look, and ahead of a mob of neighborhood vigilantes metes out a coarse justice to their least favourite suspect. In damage performed, the violence is close to handy, and evil lies quite a few doorways down the block.        

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Murder Inside the Beltway (Capital Crimes, Book 24) by Margaret Truman

Police Procedurals

By Margaret Truman

Rosalie Curzon, a Washington, D.C., name woman, is located bludgeoned to demise in her Adams-Morgan condo. on the homicide scene a video digicam is found nestled excessive on a bookshelf. Had the sufferer taped a few of her consumers in the course of their sexual liaisons? because the research proceeds, so does company contained in the Beltway. President Burton Pyle is heatedly operating for reelection opposed to consummate flesh presser Robert Colgate, who's anticipated to win. Colgate, notwithstanding, isn't really with out cracks in his slick external: Rumors swirl approximately his failing marriage and numerous dalliances. yet not anyone is ready for the explosive improvement that erupts whilst the daughter of Colgate’s closest pal is abducted and Detective Mary corridor and rookie cop Matthew Jackson discover a surprising connection among the kidnapping, the Curzon case—and a killer nobody will see coming.

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Kathryn Dance eBook Boxed Set (Kathryn Dance, Books 1-2; by Jeffery Deaver

Police Procedurals

By Jeffery Deaver

Get at the case with Kathryn Dance.

Three novels that includes California Bureau of Investigations physique language professional Agent Kathryn Dance from across the world bestselling suspense grasp and seven-time Edgar Award nominee Jeffery Deaver, plus an excerpt from the subsequent Kathryn Dance novel, XO (publishing June 2012).

The chilly Moon
On a freezing December evening, with a whole moon soaring over manhattan urban, everyone is brutally murdered. The demise scenes are marked by means of eerie, matching calling playing cards: moon-faced clocks that investigators worry ticked away the victims' final moments on the earth. popular criminologist Lincoln Rhyme instantly identifies the clock distributor and has the chilling attention that the killer—who has dubbed himself the Watchmaker—has extra murders deliberate within the hours to return. With Rhyme’s longtime love Amelia Sachs now busy because the lead detective on a murder case of her personal, it's going to take the services of Agent Kathryn Dance to prevent the Watchmaker killings and get to the bottom of the path of a diabolical felony masterwork within the making.

The sound asleep Doll
Daniel Pell, the “Son of Manson,” is serving a existence sentence for the brutal murders of the rich Croyton relations, against the law mirroring these perpetrated via Charles Manson within the Sixties, and that left in the back of just one survivor: the youngest Croyton daughter, who, simply because she used to be in mattress hidden by means of her toys, used to be dubbed “the snoozing Doll.” while Agent Kathryn Dance is termed in to interrogate Pell in reference to a up to date homicide, the mental jousting fit that ensues is going extraordinarily unsuitable, and Pell escapes. yet faraway from easily fleeing, Pell activates his pursuers—and different innocents—for purposes Dance and her colleagues can’t figure. the single one that may also help her locate the trend in Pell’s rampage is the now-teenage lady who lay as if asleep via that negative night.

Roadside Crosses
The Monterey Peninsula is rocked by way of worry whilst a killer starts off to depart roadside crosses beside neighborhood highways—not in memoriam, yet as bulletins of his intentions to kill. And he kills in rather awful and effective methods: utilizing own information about his sufferers that they've carelessly published in blogs and on social networking web content. Agent Kathryn Dance lines the results in Travis Brigham, a bothered teen whose position in a deadly motor vehicle twist of fate has encouraged vicious assaults opposed to him on a favored weblog, The Chilton record. To get to Brigham, Dance needs to conquer speechifying politicians, paranoid mom and dad, and the blogger himself, James Chilton, whose willingness to derail the case—and very likely Dance’s career—soon forces Dance to take determined measures.

XO (excerpt)
Country-pop ingénue Kayleigh Towne’s occupation is attaining new heights along with her large hit unmarried “Your Shadow”—but elevated popularity is additionally bringing undesirable recognition to the younger singer. An blameless trade with one in all her enthusiasts, signed with an “XO,” leads Kayleigh right into a risky and terrifying realm of obsession. regardless of her transparent rejection and threats from legal professionals and legislations enforcers, Edwin Sharp continues to be confident that Kayleigh loves him, and he publicizes he's coming for her. a chain of injuries and demanding telephone calls lead Kayleigh to think her existence is at risk, and shortly humans as regards to Kayleigh die. Agent Kathryn Dance needs to cease the stalker—but earlier than lengthy she learns that, like many celebrities, Kayleigh has multiple fan with a mission…

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Maigret on the Riviera by Georges Simenon

Police Procedurals

By Georges Simenon

In his swimsuit and bowler hat, Inspector Maigret feels misplaced one of the palm timber, vivid colours, and half-clad, tanned tourists at the Cote d’Azur, during this deft, psychologically attention-grabbing tale of guys who kick over the traces-and males who don’t. Translated by way of Geoffrey Sainsbury. A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book

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The Princess Masquerade by Lois Greiman

Police Procedurals

By Lois Greiman

Crafty Megan O'Shay is many stuff -- a barmaid, a good looks, and the infamous thief referred to as "Magical Megs." She will get even more than she expects, notwithstanding, the day she separates a definite gentleman from his pocket watch . . . and the speeding scoundrel truly hunts her down! however it is not his stolen timepiece that Nicol Argyle desires -- it truly is Megan. This Viscount of Newburn has ultimately came upon what he is been looking for: a lady who so resembles his liege, Princess Tatiana, that Her Highness could be capable of slip away on a mystery project whereas the imposter sits in her position. First, although, he will need to remodel an ideal thief right into a ideal royal by means of instructing her etiquette, eating, and dancing -- whereas resisting the mischievous gleam in her bewitching eyes and the sensuous attract of her kissable lips. simply because Magical Megs is a grasp of her craft . . . and Nicol strongly suspects she intends to scouse borrow his middle.

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White Shell Woman (Charlie Moon Mysteries) by James D. Doss

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By James D. Doss

The 2 sandstone monoliths towering over the southern Colorado panorama are wrapped in historic secret. To the neighborhood tribes, they're the dual struggle Gods, sons of the moon goddess, White Shell lady. Legends inform of strangehappenings of their shadows, of misplaced treasure and Anasazi blood sacrifice. however it is a way more contemporary heritage that issues former Ute policeman-turned-rancher Charlie Moon, particularly the clean corpse of a tender local American girl unearthed at an archaeological dig.

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Acorn by Ono, Yoko

Police Procedurals

By Ono, Yoko

'It's approximately 50 years in the past that my booklet of conceptual directions Grapefruit was once first released. In those pages i am making a choice on up the place I left off. After on a daily basis of sharing the directions you might want to be at liberty to question, talk about, and/or record what your brain tells you. i am simply planting the seeds. Have fun.' 'Yoko OnoLegendary avant-garde icon Yoko Ono has encouraged generations of artists and performers. In Acorn, Read more...

summary: 'It's approximately 50 years in the past that my booklet of conceptual directions Grapefruit was once first released. In those pages i am picking out up the place I left off. After on a daily basis of sharing the directions you might want to be at liberty to question, talk about, and/or file what your brain tells you. i am simply planting the seeds. Have fun.' 'Yoko OnoLegendary avant-garde icon Yoko Ono has encouraged generations of artists and performers. In Acorn, she bargains spell binding and thought-provoking workouts that open our eyes'and all of our senses'to extra inventive and conscious methods of when it comes to ourselves, one another, and the planet we cohabit. all through this superbly designed ebook are a hundred black-and-white line drawings by means of Yoko. Like this mythical lady herself, the ebook is wildly unique, stimulating, and tough to label: name it functional play, name it mind poetry, name it guided motivation, name it Zen-like incantations, name it no matter what you will have. yet learn it. Acorn may well switch how you adventure the area

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