Mystery
epub |eng | 2017-04-09 | Author:L. Frank Baum [Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank)]

CHAPTER XIII HOW TOBY SAW THE GREAT MAN Mr. Spaythe himself opened the door and took a step backward in astonishment. “Why, Governor—is it really you?” he stammered. “Yes. Good ...
( Category: Mysteries & Detectives March 29,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Carol Jones [Jones, Carol]

25 AS SHE ENTERED the hotel through a revolving glass door, she spotted June sitting on a plush pink sofa, feet planted firmly on the red carpet. June seemed smaller ...
( Category: Genre Fiction March 29,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-12-08 | Author:David Rivera

( Category: Mystery March 29,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Philip Freeman

A PIECE OF parchment from the sixth century AD preserves a different kind of love poem by Sappho. Like many of her songs, the beginning and end are missing, and ...
( Category: Ancient & Classical March 29,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Mary Andrea Clarke [Clarke, Mary Andrea]

14 Further questioning over the breakfast table elicited from Selina the information that a small item had appeared in the newspaper delivered early that morning to her friend’s house. It ...
( Category: Historical March 29,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-08-01 | Author:Wendy Saunders [Saunders, Wendy]

10. Detective Glen Scott looked up from his desk to find Agent Davison, his impromptu temporary partner from the FBI, hovering over him, his expression grim as he held out ...
( Category: Women Sleuths March 28,2020 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Keating, H. R. F. [Keating, H. R. F.]

Chapter 10 Ghote stood, holding himself perfectly still and forcing himself to relax, behind the thick circular trunk of the tall leaning palm that rose above him high into the ...
( Category: Genre Fiction March 28,2020 )
epub |eng | 2015-06-11 | Author:McCreight, Tim

2. The hinge pin won’t go through the knuckles. In a perfect hinge the pin comes through perfectly straight. If it doesn’t go through on the first try, separate the ...
( Category: Literary March 28,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-02-23 | Author:Rebecca Muddiman [Muddiman, Rebecca]

Chapter 32 Freeman saw Gardner at his desk as she walked into the office and asked, ‘What’re you doing here?’ ‘I work here,’ he said. ‘What about Lawton? Is she ...
( Category: Psychological March 28,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-11-30 | Author:Susan Kiernan-Lewis [Kiernan-Lewis, Susan]

20 After zooming in on the map, Mia saw that the phone was probably not right in the water but on the shoreline, thirty miles northeast of Atlanta, between I-985 ...
( Category: Mystery March 28,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-03-15 | Author:A. A. Milne

A Day at Lord’s When one has been without a certain pleasure for a number of years, one is accustomed to find on returning to it that it is not ...
( Category: Short Stories March 28,2020 )
epub |eng | 2015-07-27 | Author:C.J. Box [Box, C. J.]

CHAPTER SIXTEEN AT THE same time, on the darkened porch of a dilapidated farmhouse just outside the city limits of Grimstad, Willie Dietrich burst out the door and shoved the ...
( Category: Serial Killers March 28,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Henry Cecil

CHAPTER EIGHTEEN Mr Baker’s Case Retried The judge was Mr Justice Reddish and he sat with a jury. After the jury had been sworn, Panter opened the case for Mr ...
( Category: Contemporary March 28,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-01-02 | Author:Jack Parker [Parker, Jack]

CHAPTER FOURTEEN Sharing and Caring London For five straight days, Agent Nick James goes radio silent. There's no communication of any kind. He didn't bother showing up anywhere, not at ...
( Category: Police Procedurals March 28,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-15 | Author:Vera Morris [Morris, Vera]

Chapter 16 Wednesday, June 30, 1971 As Dorothy drove to Belinda Tweedie’s house the low rays of the evening sun dazzled her, making her nauseous; she was still feeling the ...
( Category: Mystery March 28,2020 )