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the 3 NOVELETTES THAT brought THE "FEMALE NERO WOLFE" - AMY BREWSTER, 300-POUND, CIGAR-SMOKING, SOCIAL check in BLUE-BLOOD WHO SWEARS LIKE A STEVEDORE AND IS A GENIUS AT fixing MYSTERIES!

A trio of classics accumulated jointly from the pulp magazines of mystery's Golden Age for the 1st time ever.

"Swiftly paced, tempestuous, and explosive…" -Ellery Queen's secret Magazine

"The Corpse got here Ashore" – while homicide moves a member of her circle of relatives on the Brewster Mansion on Cape Cod, Amy starts off shaking skeletons out of the proverbial kinfolk closet, disclosing a homicide and fixing a generations outdated mystery.
"Amy Stops the Clock" – while she reveals her most up-to-date case has romantic overtones, omit Brewster orders a 4 pound steak to improve herself opposed to the histrionics which are certain to follow.
"The Maestro's mystery" – A farrago of larceny, adultery, homicide and blackmail, interrupts a quiet night at domestic savoring a bottle of pricy gin and a field of exceptional cigars as l. a. Amy unravels a case that has the police baffled and threatens to ship an blameless guy to that chair.

"Amy Brewster a cigar-smoking, 300-pound lawyer-financier...Upper classification yet unfeminine is outlined opposed to the genre's stereotypes, fairly the femme fatale: she isn't beautiful, no longer home-bound, and never submissive, both conversationally or professionally." -Prof. William Marling, Early woman Detectives

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Read e-book online Fletch’s Moxie (The Fletch Mysteries) PDF

ISBN-10: 1538524651

ISBN-13: 9781538524657

ISBN-10: 1538541963

ISBN-13: 9781538541968

In Fletch’s Moxie, the prolific Gregory Mcdonald checks his incomparable investigative journalist once more with a caper that's as completely plotted as Fletch is tremendous. it kind of feels as regards to every person in Hollywood had a cause to wish Steve Peterman lifeless. yet how a person controlled to place a knife in his again on a dwell broadcast with out being obvious is anyone’s bet. regrettably for Fletch, his female friend, Moxie Mooney, a major celebrity on the field workplace, can also be the #1 suspect. With the police asking approach too many questions, Fletch whisks Moxie and her drunken father off to Key West for a bit privateness. yet earlier than he may try out the seashore, the remainder of the suspects choose to register. Now, in a home filled with Hollywood’s elite, Fletch is more and more surprised at how ruthless the motion picture enterprise can be.

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By Ellis Peters

ISBN-10: 0751547085

ISBN-13: 9780751547085

ISBN-10: 1441751661

ISBN-13: 9781441751669

Medieval monk Brother Cadfael races to avoid wasting a tender guy he believes is falsely accused of robbery—before the security of sanctuary expires.

within the mild Shrewsbury spring of 1140, the nighttime matins on the Benedictine abbey by surprise reverberate with an unholy sound—a hunt in complete cry. Pursued via a drunken mob, the quarry is operating for its lifestyles. while the frantic creature bursts into the nave to assert sanctuary, Brother Cadfael reveals himself struggling with off armed townsmen to avoid wasting a terrified younger man.
 
Liliwin, a wandering minstrel who played on the marriage ceremony of an area goldsmith’s son, has been accused of theft and homicide. The chilly mild of morning, although, will convey his meant sufferer, the miserly craftsman, nonetheless lives, even supposing a strongbox lies empty. Brother Cadfael believes Liliwin is blameless, yet discovering the reality and the treasure ahead of Liliwin’s respite in sanctuary runs out may well discover a deadlier sin than thievery—a determined love that not anything, now not even the specter of placing, can stop.

The Sanctuary Sparrow is the 7th ebook within the Chronicles of Brother Cadfael, that includes a “wily veteran of the Crusades.” The old secret sequence earned Ellis Peters a criminal offense Writers’ organization Silver Dagger Award—and a legion of committed fanatics (Los Angeles Times).

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A lifeless man's secrets and techniques. A girl's forgotten prior. the major to either mysteries is buried inside of 3 pages torn from a Civil battle diary, elevating questions that may pit Sandi Beck opposed to a small-town Southern dynasty, a billionaire developer, and her personal conflicting wants. As she untangles a hundred and fifty years of lies, Sandi is confronted with a call will she pursue the reality at any fee, whether the associated fee is her personal existence? In a narrative which may be ripped from state-of-the-art headlines, this sequel to sort Lies exposes the darkish effect of greed and bitterness at the human heart.

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ISBN-10: 0449212246

ISBN-13: 9780449212240

ISBN-10: 0688062504

ISBN-13: 9780688062507

ISBN-10: 1455124583

ISBN-13: 9781455124589

Two clergymen looking shelter deliver with them a troubling secret that may attempt Brother Cadfael’s beliefs

In the yr of our Lord 1141, August is available in golden as a lion, and clergymen trip into the Benedictine Abbey of Saint Peter and Saint Paul bringing with them demanding information of war—and a mystery.
 
The strangers inform how the strife among the Empress Maud and King Stephen has destroyed the city of Winchester and their priory. Now Brother Humilis, who's good-looking, gaunt, and intensely ailing, and Brother Fidelis, younger, comely—and absolutely mute—must search shelter at Shrewsbury. From the instant he meets them, Brother Cadfael senses whatever deeper than universal vows binds those strong brothers. What the hyperlink is he can simply wager. What it's going to bring about is past his imagining. As Brother Humilis’s health and wellbeing fails—and not anything can cease death’s lengthening shade—Brother Cadfael faces a poignant try out of his discretion and his ideals as he unravels a mystery so nice it could possibly ruin a lifestyles, a destiny, and a holy order.

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Sue Henry's Degrees of Separation: A Jessie Arnold Mystery PDF

By Sue Henry

ISBN-10: 0451223160

ISBN-13: 9780451223166

ISBN-10: 0451223705

ISBN-13: 9780451223708

ISBN-10: 1415950121

ISBN-13: 9781415950128

After months of recovering from knee surgical procedure, Jessie Arnold is keen to start education for this year’s Iditarod. With the loving care of Alaska kingdom Trooper Alex Jensen, her convalescence wasn’t as painful because it might have been, yet she and her canines have loads of paintings to do if they’re going to qualify within the race.
 
Jessie’s first perform run goes easily until eventually her sled hits a bump alongside the trail—a snow and ice-shrouded useless physique, bearing a gunshot wound. The victim’s identify was once Donny Thompson, the youngest son of a mechanic from town of Palmer. What Thompson was once doing on a musher’s path with none proof of a sled and canines is anyone’s wager. yet what concerns Alex and Jessie extra is how shut the fellow was once killed to their home.

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Get Digging Up the Dead: A Tosca Trevant Mysrery PDF

By Jill Amadio

ISBN-10: 0986178055

ISBN-13: 9780986178054

Murders, a mysterious gemstone, and misplaced manuscripts provide banished British reporter Tosca Trevant an opportunity to earn her as far back as her loved Cornwall and her activity in London. The unusual occasions and characters at her new California island domestic contain a girl losing lifeless virtually at Tosca’s toes, a recognized author’s misplaced manuscripts, and a creepy collector of infrequent stringed tools. together with her sidekick, an ex-Secret provider Agent, and a number of other jugs of home-brewed mead, she digs deep to trace down the killer.

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Download PDF by Jo Bannister: The Depths of Solitude: A Brodie Farrell Mystery (Brodie

By Jo Bannister

ISBN-10: 0312337124

ISBN-13: 9780312337124

ISBN-10: 0749083182

ISBN-13: 9780749083182

Brodie Farrell's existence, at the floor, is unremarkable. A unmarried mom to at least one daughter, five-year-old Paddy, in a small beach city, she spends her days operating a "finding agency"---helping consumers find goods that experience proved elusive by way of extra traditional tools. She has a fit dating with Jack Deacon, a detective superintendent within the neighborhood police strength, and a superb community of friends---except for one. Her most vital best friend, Daniel Hood, has been ignoring her for the reason that a sour war of words ripped their friendship aside on the seams. Now his home is up on the market, and Daniel has disappeared.

At first Brodie is simply angry---angry that he would depart with out telling her, with out attempting to make things better out. but if Daniel's kin turns out unconcerned that he has vanished into skinny air, Brodie starts off to get apprehensive. probably she was once the one individual to care approximately Daniel, and she or he reduce him off. What if he does anything silly? Or what if he already has?

Unfortunately, even her complex monitoring talents cannot find her buddy. Brodie's being concerned intensifies whilst she turns out to develop into the sufferer of a sustained hate crusade. First her motor vehicle windshield is smashed, then the automobile itself is decided on hearth. Her purse is stolen, and she or he is terrorized within the neighborhood library after a decision from Daniel imploring her to fulfill him there on my own. the belief is clear, yet Brodie refuses to think it. till, that's, she is attacked again....

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Sharon Fiffer's Hollywood Stuff: A Jane Wheel Mystery (Jane Wheel Mysteries) PDF

By Sharon Fiffer

ISBN-10: 0312646224

ISBN-13: 9780312646226

She used to be a monastic individual, one that will be chuffed to dwell as a recluse, a hermit . . . if merely the opposite caves could carry occasional backyard revenues. Ay, there has been the rub. Jane needed to post with all these folks simply because humans begat stuff, and stuff, for Jane, used to be what introduced humans palatably to lifestyles. It made others attention-grabbing, hot, human. It was once what humans saved and what they discarded that guided Jane throughout the confusion of human feelings. yet how may well Jane pass alongside on her anonymously merry means, scouting junk in alleys and yards, on rummage sale tables, and public sale residence flooring, if she was once excited by a few ego-wrenching nonsense in, for the affection of Pete, Hollywood?

Soon after a television journal profiles old collector Jane Wheel for her function as an novice sleuth, her tale catches the attention of Wren Bixby, proprietor of Bix pictures Flix in l. a.. Bixby wishes the rights to Jane's tale for her offbeat self sufficient movie corporation and finally persuades Jane to go away at the back of her newfound homeland superstar in Kankakee, Illinois, and head west for Hollywood.
But Jane's time in Tinseltown is interrupted while she discovers that somebody has precise Bix and her companions, and Jane resumes her function as detective, decided to forestall a killer.
In Hollywood Stuff, Sharon Fiffer captures the sunshine and darkish facets of Hollywood as Jane discovers that during the trading of Hollywood thoughts and memorabilia, it is a murderous industry the place the fee can kill.

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Download PDF by Joan Hess: Murder as a Second Language: A Claire Malloy Mystery (Claire

By Joan Hess

ISBN-10: 1250056683

ISBN-13: 9781250056689

ISBN-10: 141046623X

ISBN-13: 9781410466235

ISBN-10: 1447279441

ISBN-13: 9781447279440

ISBN-10: 1482948303

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Claire Malloy—now a married lady of leisure—tries her hand at volunteering, yet as an alternative lands her correct in the midst of one other homicide investigation

Longtime bookseller and unmarried mom, Claire Malloy has lately married her long-term beau and moved out of her lower than opulent residence right into a sprawling, newly reworked condominium. Her daughter, Caron, is planning for faculty. All of which leaves Claire with anything she hasn't had in relatively your time: spare time.

When her makes an attempt to benefit French cooking begin getting "mixed" experiences, she is of the same opinion to assist Caron and her ally Inez in fluffing up their university purposes via volunteering as an ESL teach with the Farberville Literacy Council. yet her modest attempt to provide again speedy turns into a nightmare whilst she's railroaded onto the Board of administrators of the bothered nonprofit. Vandalism, accusations of embezzlement, epic funds difficulties, and a cacophony of heavily-accented English audio system are only the top of the iceberg. simply as she comes to a decision that it would be most sensible to extricate herself, Claire will get a frantic name from her husband, Deputy leader Peter Rosen. one of many scholars, an older Russian girl named Ludmilla, famed for her unpleasantness, has been murdered within the workplaces of the Farberville Literary Council. For the 1st time ever, Peter really asks Claire for her support, and Hess brings a brand new intensity to this fan-favorite sequence, in Murder as a moment Language.

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