Mystery
epub |eng | 2019-06-02 | Author:Emmy Ellis [Ellis, Emmy]

Chapter Twelve Fifty-two Welbeck Avenue was a grand affair that must have cost a pretty penny. It was set at the end of a wide drive, majestic-looking with its own ...
( Category: Mystery March 29,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-01-31 | Author:Various Authors

THE THING IN THE WOODS Paul Kearney It is the drums that wake me, in the dark moments before the dawn – the confessor used to tell me that the ...
( Category: Genre Fiction March 29,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-05-28 | Author:Roger Hayden [Hayden, Roger]

Alibi They soon arrived at a small two-story apartment complex surrounded by a chain-link fence, with several mailboxes and empty trash cans in front. The doors of each unit had ...
( Category: Police Procedurals March 29,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-02 | Author:Joe Zalias [Zalias, Joe]

40 Matthew gathered his thoughts and stepped through the door of the police station. The desk duty officer looked up at him, and a young couple in the waiting room ...
( Category: Mystery March 29,2020 )
epub |eng | 2008-04-14 | Author:Gavin Esler [Gavin Esler]

Harry awoke at dawn the next morning with the sun splitting the curtains and lighting the room. It glinted on Zumrut’s hair. There was the scent of almonds and of ...
( Category: Action & Adventure March 29,2020 )
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 )