The Mask of Atreus by A. J. Hartley

By A. J. Hartley

An imprecise museum's lifeless owner lies in a mystery room surrounded by way of one of many world's so much awesome collections of Greek antiquities. just a worthy Mycenaean loss of life masks has been taken, besides the bones of a mythical hero suggestion to exist merely in historic fable. Looted via the Nazis, the treasures are nonetheless being sought via these whose goals of glory stay undefeated. The masks is an unheard of discovery that might be a strength for devastating retribution within the incorrect arms. yet by the point museum curator Deborah Miller learns the reality, it can be too overdue not just to save lots of herself--but to bare to the realm the outstanding mystery she's exposed.

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Jane and the Wandering Eye by Stephanie Barron

By Stephanie Barron

As Christmas of 1804 methods, Jane Austen unearths herself "insupportably tired of tub, and the littleness of a town." it's with reduction that she accepts a unusual fee from her Gentleman Rogue, Lord Harold Trowbridge—to shadow his niece, woman Desdemona, who has fled to bathtub to prevent the attentions of the unsavoury Earl of Swithin.

But Jane's idle diversion turns lethal while a guy is found stabbed to dying within the Theatre Royal. including to the secret is an strange item chanced on at the victim's body—a pendant that incorporates a portrait of an eye fixed! As Jane's fascination with scandal leads her deeper into the research, it turns into transparent that she is going to no longer discover the reality with out a few risky playacting of her own....

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Snow Blind (Julie Collins Series #4) by Lori Armstrong

By Lori Armstrong

The frigid iciness months are effective sluggish within the PI biz for Julie Collins and her companion, Kevin Wells—until the duo is employed by means of a tender lady to enquire difficulties at her grandfather’s assisted residing facility, the place they stumble upon lax safety, unqualified healthcare group of workers, and a shady senior volunteer association. Julie slightly has time to delve deeper into the complicated case prior to she reluctantly reveals herself in an remoted farm animals protect at the Collins ranch along with her father in the course of a raging snowfall. there's no get away from her father or from the biting chilly and sour thoughts. A lacking employed ranch hand chanced on useless at the ranch simply complicates concerns extra. In attempting to discover the reality in regards to the man'’s demise, Julie is compelled to combat with concerns that make her query outdated wounds and new relatives loyalties. Kevin'’s reckless involvement with their new purchaser checks the boundaries of professionalism, and Julie’'s courting with Tony Martinez is strained, as he offers with strength struggles in the Hombres association, placing them either in jeopardy. while the our bodies and the snow pile up, Julie turns out at odds with every body, leaving her to wonder whether she’s being blinded to the chilly, not easy truths in her lifestyles by way of love . . . or by means of hate.

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Judas Horse: An FBI Special Agent Ana Grey Mystery by April Smith

By April Smith

Maverick FBI Agent Ana gray is again in a suspense-charged new novel, going undercover into the risky center of a terrorist cell.Emotionally weak after a capturing incident, Ana has simply back to the task whilst she learns fellow agent has been murdered by means of a gaggle of hard-core anarchists working at the back of the fa?ade of FAN (Free Animals Now). Dispatched to the FBI’s notorious undercover university to profit the paintings of deceit, Ana takes at the identification of a down-on-her-luck animal lover made up our minds to save lots of the wild mustangs of the West. Now she’s able to paintings her method into the internal circle of Julius Emerson Phelps, the risky, charismatic chief of a “family” of outcasts who live to tell the tale an remoted farm in Oregon, and who're getting ready an act of terrorism Phelps has dubbed “the enormous One.”The stakes raise considerably while Ana learns that Phelps is taking part in his personal online game of risky deception, and that he possesses a stockpile of soiled secrets and techniques in regards to the Bureau adequate to blow it sky-high.With razor-sharp realism, Smith renders the mental vise of a deep-cover agent dwelling a lie 24/7. Negotiating a minefield of loyalty and betrayal, less than consistent danger of discovery, Ana is compelled to dedicate the very crime she’s decided to stop.Judas Horse is a breathlessly interesting mystery.

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Tiles and Tribulations: A Den of Antiquity Mystery by Tamar Myers

By Tamar Myers

Abigail Timberlake Washburn could otherwise be wherever else on a muggy Charleston summer time night -- even setting up additional hours at her antiques store -- than at a séance. yet her ally, "Calamity Jane," thinks a spirit -- or "Apparition American," as ectoplasmically-correct Abby places it -- lurks within the eighteenth-century Georgian mansion, entire with worthwhile, seventeenth-century Portuguese kitchen tiles, that C.J. simply acquired as a fixer-upper. fortunately, Abby's mama positioned a psychic within the telephone book -- a definite Madame Woo-Woo -- and, including a motley staff of feisty retirees often called the "Heavenly Hustlers," all of them get right down to supply an undesirable spook the heave-ho. yet, for all her extrasensory skills, the Madame did not foresee that she, herself, will be pressured over to the opposite part upfront. all at once Abby fears there is greater than a specter haunting C.J. And they’d greater exorcise a flesh-and-blood killer quickly sooner than the lately departed Woo-Woo will get company.

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Herr, erbarme dich! Thriller by Joshua Corin

By Joshua Corin

Esme Stuarts erster Fall: Wenn Sie bisher noch nicht wussten, wie guy sich gruselt, dann lernen Sie es beim Lesen dieses Buchs, meint San Franciso ebook Review.

"Wenn es einen Gott gäbe, hätte er mich aufgehalten."
Diese Nachricht steht über dem Portal einer Grundschule in Atlanta. Auf der Straße liegen die Leichen von vierzehn Männern und Frauen, alle schnell und präzise umgebracht. Zweifellos das Werk des Snipers Galileo. Er kann das Leben eines Menschen aus einer Entfernung von über hundert Metern mit einem einzigen Schuss beenden. Und das tut er auch.

Was Gott nicht schaffte, soll Esme Stuart jetzt richten. Sie conflict die beste Profilerin, die das FBI je hatte. Bis sie dem task ihrer Familie zuliebe den Rücken gekehrt hat. Doch bei diesem Fall kribbelt es ihr wieder in den Fingern. Und als ihr ehemaliger Chef sie dann tatsächlich geradezu anfleht, ihm zu helfen, kann sie nicht Nein sagen. Denn noch ahnt sie nicht, wie gefährlich dieser Einsatz für alle Beteiligten werden wird.

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Mistress of Justice: A Novel of Suspense by Jeffery Deaver

By Jeffery Deaver

Taylor Lockwood spends her days operating as a paralegal in a single of latest York’s preeminent Wall highway legislation enterprises and her nights taking part in jazz piano wherever she will be able to. however the rhythm of her lifestyles is disrupted while legal professional Mitchell Reece requests her assist in finding a stolen record which could expense him not just the multimillion-dollar case he’s protecting yet his profession besides. wanting to catch up with to this good-looking, impressive, and extremely deepest guy, Taylor symptoms on, simply to discover that as she delves deeper and deeper into what is going on at the back of closed doorways at Hubbard, White & Willis, she is uncovering greater than she desires to know–including secrets and techniques harmful sufficient to wreck careers and hazardous sufficient to push somebody to dedicate homicide. but who's in a position to going to that severe? along with her lifestyles at the line, Taylor is ready to profit the deadly resolution.

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St. Patrick's Day Murder by Leslie Meier

By Leslie Meier

Now not many folks in Tinker's Cove, Maine, knew outdated Dan Malone. The grizzled barkeep's social circle used to be constrained to the rough-hewn lobstermen and different different toughs that frequented his bar, a derelict major highway dive known as, safely, the Bilge. but if his physique is located bobbing within the town's icy harbor, Lucy Stone, ace reporter for the Pennysaver newspaper, makes researching extra approximately outdated Dan a concern. And it appears, there is plenty to benefit. just like the incontrovertible fact that neighborhood musician Dave Reilly insists outdated Dan conned a profitable lottery price ticket worthy 5 grand from him. And that handyman Brian Donohue claims that outdated Dan stiffed him for fix paintings he'd performed on the bar. There are even whispers approximately a few connection to the Irish Republican military. The confusion surrounding the dying is just compounded via the coming of actor Dylan Malone, previous Dan's brother and a well-liked, if fading, allure of the Dublin degree. Dylan has come to direct the creation of "Finian's Rainbow," the featured occasion at Our girl of Hope's annual St. Patrick's Day extravaganza. he is additionally come to aid his brother renovate the Bilge, turning the dingy tavern into an authentic--if decidedly upscale--Irish pub. used to be previous Dan killed by way of a person he'd cheated, an individual he'd enjoyed, or a person who simply could not stand the assumption of wasting their favourite watering gap? whereas Lucy cannot be certain, something is amply clear--the degree is decided for a homicide secret with a killer finishing!

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Old World Murder: A Chloe Ellefson Mystery by Kathleen Ernst

By Kathleen Ernst

Trying to go away painful stories in the back of her, Chloe Ellefson is creating a clean begin. She's the recent collections curator at previous international Wisconsin, an out of doors ethnic museum showcasing 1870s payment existence. On her first day, Chloe meets with an aged girl who begs her to discover a necessary eighteenth-century Norwegian ale bowl that have been donated to the museum years in the past. yet earlier than Chloe can locate the heirloom and go back it to her, the lady dies in a suspicious vehicle crash.

Digging up the background and whereabouts of the infrequent artifact quick turns risky. Chloe discovers that somebody is desperately attempting to conceal up all strains of the bowl's existence―by any skill valuable. helping Chloe is police officer Roelke McKenna, whose personal haunting previous compels him to guard her. To capture the covetous killer, Chloe needs to resolve a decades-old puzzle . . . prior to she turns into part of background herself.

Praise:

"Clever plot twists and credible characters make this a much from humdrum cozy."―Publishers Weekly

"This sequence debut by way of an writer of kid's mysteries rolls out properly for readers who like a comfortable with a dab of vintage lore. Jeanne M. Dams lovers will just like the ethnic background."―Library Journal

"Information on the way to behavior historic learn, heritage on Norwegian tradition, and information about working an out of doors museum body the enticing tale of a girl devastated by means of a failed romantic courting whose sleuthing is helping her heal."Booklist

"Old global Murder is most powerful in its captivating neighborhood colour and real love for Wisconsin’s rolling hills, pastures, and woodlands...a pleasant distraction for a night or two."New York magazine of Books

"A wonderfully-woven story that winds out and in of recent and old Wisconsin with lots of mysteries―both previous and current. In curator Chloe Ellefson, Ernst has created an enthralling personality with humor, grit, and a tangled historical past of her personal that wishes unraveling. Enchanting!"Sandi Ault, writer of the WILD secret sequence and recipient of the Mary Higgins Clark Award

"Propulsive and fantastically written, this primary access in a dynamite new sequence from entire writer Kathleen Ernst seamlessly melds the 1980's and the nineteenth century. Character-driven, with secret aplenty, Old global Murder is a sensational learn. imagine Sue Grafton meets Earlene Fowler, with a touch of Elizabeth Peters."―Julia Spencer-Fleming, Anthony and Agatha Award-winning writer of I Shall now not wish and One was once A Soldier

"Museum masterpiece."Rosebud booklet Reviews

"A genuine find...5 stars."Once Upon a Romance

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Acts of Malice by Perri O'Shaughnessy

By Perri O'Shaughnessy

The hot York instances bestselling Nina Reilly novels have dazzled either readers and critics with their crackling mixture of criminal suspense and taut human drama. Now Perri O'Shaughnessy, hailed as "smart", "gripping", and "complex" by means of the San Francisco Chronicle, brings us her best--and so much explosive--Nina Reilly novel yet.Amid the gleaming snow-swept mountains of Lake Tahoe, Nina Reilly has made a house, juggling the calls for of her one-woman legislation perform and elevating a teenage son on my own. Now Nina has taken on a case that might threaten every thing she holds expensive, drawing her right into a tangled net of loyalties and alliances inside of certainly one of Lake Tahoe's so much trendy households. Her customer: a guy accused of murdering his personal brother--on the ski slopes of Tahoe. The legislation says Nina needs to supply Jim robust the absolute best safety. yet Strong's relations has became violently opposed to him, and without warning Nina is on the middle of the typhoon. As she works a wrong and troubling case and will get swept into an unforeseen love affair, the 2 facets of Nina's lifestyles come crashing together...in the final word act of malice.

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