Download Dahmer's Not Dead by Edward Lee, Elizabeth Steffen PDF

By Edward Lee, Elizabeth Steffen

In November 1994, one in every of history's such a lot diabolical serial-killers is crushed to dying by means of one other inmate within the legal the place he used to be serving fifteen consecutive lifestyles sentences. Jeffrey Dahmer is useless. Or is he?

Two weeks after the madman's physique is buried, one other cannibalistic homicide spree starts. Fingerprints, DNA, and modus operandi all hyperlink Dahmer to the hideous crimes.

Homicide cop Helen Closs is sure it's all a hoax or a shrewdpermanent copycat...until the evening her personal mobilephone jewelry, and Jeffrey Dahmer himself starts off to speak...

Dahmer's now not useless is the most recent collaborative attempt by way of acclaimed horror novelist Edward Lee and serial-killer specialist Elizabeth Steffen. Don't count on an analogous particular hardcore horror that Edward Lee is so recognized for. in its place, Dahmer's now not lifeless is a superb and technically exact police-procedural mystery on par with the easiest crime novelists operating at the present time.

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Download Death of a Robber Baron (A Gilded Age Mystery, Book 1) by Charles O'Brien PDF

By Charles O'Brien

Amateur inner most investigator Pamela Thompson is employed by means of Lydia Jennings to enquire mismanagement at her palatial 'cottage' Broadmore corridor, within the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts. Pamela discovers the butler dwelling a double lifestyles at Lydia's cost. quickly Pamela has to house a mare's nest of kin difficulties, more often than not generated through Lydia's husband, Henry Jennings, the ruthless and untrue Copper King, whose sole objective in existence is to develop into the richest guy in the United States. The climax comes at Broadmoar in the course of Henry's 4th July occasion - a grandiose occasion that he in my view orchestrates. the subsequent morning, his physique is located in his learn. Pamela's boss, the attorney Jeremiah Prescott, joins her for the research. Now they must work out, from one of several suspects, who killed Henry Jennings...

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Download Go Down Together: The True, Untold Story of Bonnie and Clyde by Jeff Guinn PDF

By Jeff Guinn

Bestselling writer Jeff Guinn combines exhaustive examine with outstanding, newly chanced on fabric to inform the genuine story of 2 little ones from a dirty Dallas slum who fell in love after which willingly traded their lives for a short interlude of pleasure and, extra vital, popularity. pass Down jointly has it all—true romance, uprising opposed to authority, bullets flying, vehicles crashing, and, in spite of everything, a dramatic loss of life by the hands of a celeb lawman.
This is the true tale of Bonnie and Clyde and their bothered instances, brought with cinematic sweep by way of a masterful storyteller.

From Publishers Weekly
Starred assessment. Journalist Guinn (Our Land earlier than We Die), during this intensely readable account, deromanticizes of America's so much infamous outlaws (they have been never... really powerfuble crooks) with out undermining the mystique of the Depression-era gunslingers. Clyde Barrow, a scrawny child in poverty-stricken West Dallas within the overdue Twenties, stole chickens ahead of relocating directly to vehicles, following within the footsteps of his older brother, dollar. In 1930, he met 19-year-old Bonnie Parker, and through the following 4 years Clyde, Bonnie and the ever-revolving participants of the Barrow Gang robbed banks and armories everywhere in the South, murdering at the least seven humans. Bonnie, who fancied herself a poet, wrote, a few day they'll cross down jointly, and so they did, in a Louisiana ambush led through famed ex–Texas Ranger Frank Hamer. With the brisk pacing of a singular, Guinn's richly targeted heritage will depart readers breathless until eventually the ultimate hail of bullets. sixteen pages of b&w photographs.

From Bookmarks Magazine
All those that learn Guinn's account of Bonnie and Clyde have been inspired by way of the extraordinary point of aspect he brings to the tale. yet a couple of looked as if it would imagine that every one of Guinn's info received within the method of the chase. The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel admitted that the extent of element posed the book's "only problem," whereas acknowledging that "the legend nonetheless stands lower than its personal power." certainly, reviewers have been regularly happy via Guinn's skill so as to add new layers to Bonnie and Clyde's short, hardscrabble lives and to shed new gentle on their impulses with no weighing them down. Reviewers have been rather drawn to the assumption of the duo as heroes of the good melancholy, with seen nervousness that that period will possibly not look so far-off nowadays. certain, reviewers are susceptible to offer enthusiastic experiences for a newspaper's books editor; but pass Down jointly remains to be a robust e-book.

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Download Reconstructing Amelia by Kimberly McCreight PDF

By Kimberly McCreight

In Reconstructing Amelia, the lovely debut novel from Kimberly McCreight, Kate's in the course of the largest assembly of her profession whilst she will get the phone name from Grace corridor, her daughter’s unique inner most tuition in Park Slope, Brooklyn. Amelia has been suspended, powerful instantly, and Kate needs to come get her daughter—now. yet Kate’s pressure over leaving paintings quick turns to panic while she arrives on the tuition and unearths it surrounded via cops, fireplace vehicles, and an ambulance. by means of then it’s already too past due for Amelia. And for Kate.

An educational overachiever despondent over getting stuck dishonest has jumped to her dying. a minimum of that’s the tale Grace corridor tells Kate. And clouded as she is via her guilt and grief, it's the one she forces herself to think. till she will get an nameless textual content: She didn’t jump.

Reconstructing Amelia is set mystery first loves, previous friendships, and an all-girls membership steeped in culture. yet, so much of all, it’s the tale of ways some distance a mom will visit vindicate the reminiscence of a daughter whose existence she couldn’t save.

Fans of Gillian Flynn's long past woman will locate Reconstructing Amelia simply as gripping and remarkable.

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Download Keepers of the Cave by Gerri Hill PDF

By Gerri Hill

Book Details:

ISBN: 1594933014
EAN: 9781594933011
ASIN: 1594933014
Publisher: Bella Books
Publication Date: 2012-07-24
Number of Pages: 288
Website: Amazon, LibraryThing, Google Books, Goodreads

Synopsis from Amazon:

While the investigations pass on in Dallas and Baton Rouge after the disappearance of a senator's daughter, FBI brokers CJ Johnston and Paige Riley are assigned to the sleepy backwoods of East Texas. Random disappearances relationship again fifty years and extra increase crimson flags that time to the tiny, remoted neighborhood of Hoganville, the place CJ and Paige cross undercover at an all-girls tuition. Feeling the task is not anything greater than a dead-end, they combine themselves into the lives of the academics and employees, extra inquisitive about getting prior the one-night stand they shared six months ahead of really considering Hoganville was once someway hooked up to the disappearances. yet quickly, the strange habit of the townspeople has them confident anything sinister lurks there. whatever, possibly, that even the citizens of Hoganville don't comprehend about.

GoodReads writer Information:

Author Name: Gerri Hill

Author Description: Gerri begun writing lesbian romance with a purpose to amuse herself whereas snowed in a single wintry weather within the mountains of Colorado, and hasn't seemed again. Her first released paintings got here in 2000 with One summer time evening. Many extra romances have undefined, with the occasional homicide secret within the mix.

Gerri's love of nature and of being outdoor frequently makes its approach into her tales as her characters frequently locate themselves in appealing typical settings. while she isn't writing, Gerri and her longtime accomplice, Diane, are available at their domestic in East Texas, the place their vegetable backyard, orchard, and 5 acres of woods preserve them busy. They proportion their lives with an ever-changing forged of bushy friends.

Her favourite interests comprise camping out, climbing, birdwatching (though she insists she doesn't put on humorous hats yet!), images, and cooking. She collects issues nature deals, like an strange pinecone, colourful rocks, or an deserted fowl feather. sunrise is her favourite time of day, the instant correct earlier than sunrise... (from the author's website)

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Download Silken Prey (A Lucas Davenport Novel) by John Sandford PDF

By John Sandford

The terrific Lucas Davenport mystery from the #1 New York instances bestselling writer.

Lucas Davenport has obvious many bad homicide scenes. this is often one of many worst. within the Minnesota city of Wayzata, a whole kinfolk has been killed—husband, spouse, young ones, canine. at the wall, in blood: “Were coming.” No apostrophe.

There’s whatever in regards to the scene that tugs at Lucas’s cop instincts—it seems plenty just like the type of scorched-earth retribution he’s obvious from Mexican drug gangs. yet this can be a heavily upscale city, the husband ran a modest software program corporation, the spouse dabbled in neighborhood politics. None of it sort of feels to fit.

till it does…

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Download City of the Lost by Will Adams PDF

By Will Adams

A high-stakes mystery which weaves Turkey's war-torn earlier with motion, experience and conspiracy. British company intelligence operative Iain Black is stuck up within the car-bombing of a resort in Southern Turkey whereas investigating a murky Lebanese banker. His companion, Mustafa, is killed within the blast, and Iain vows to determine who's in charge. operating with appealing Dutch historian Aletta Neuhuis, who used to be additionally affected within the bombing, Iain 's investigative path ends up in Turkey's earlier – to the invasion of Northern Cyprus in 1974, and additional again in time to the Trojan warfare. because the connections turn into transparent, Iain and Aletta start to notice that this was once no random terrorist assault, yet anything larger and much extra risky. and because the hunters turn into the hunted, Iain and Aletta needs to dig deeper to bare a terrifying conspiracy ahead of they're silenced for good…

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Download Cop in the Hood: My Year Policing Baltimore's Eastern by Peter Moskos PDF

By Peter Moskos

When Harvard-trained sociologist Peter Moskos left the study room to turn into a cop in Baltimore's jap District, he was once thrust deep into police tradition and the methods of the street--the nerve-rattling patrols, the thriving drug corners, and a global of poverty and violence that outsiders by no means see. In Cop within the Hood, Moskos unearths the truths he realized at the nighttime shift.

via Moskos's eyes, we see police academy graduates unprepared for the realities of the road, luck measured by way of variety of arrests, and the last word failure of the warfare on medications. as well as telling an explosive insider's tale of what it truly is wish to be a police officer, he makes a passionate argument for drug legalization because the in simple terms real looking solution to finish drug violence--and enable law enforcement officials once more shield and serve. In a brand new afterword, Moskos describes the numerous merits of foot patrol--or, as he calls it, "policing green."

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Download King Maybe by Timothy Hallinan PDF

By Timothy Hallinan

Junior Bender unearths himself stuck in a Hollywood revenge plot epic sufficient for the silver screen.
Los Angeles’s so much gifted burglar, Junior Bender, is in the midst of stealing one of many world’s rarest stamps from a certified killer whilst his good fortune without warning turns bitter. It takes an unforeseen support to get him out alive, yet his break out units off a series response of blackmail, strong-arming, and escalating crime. by the point Junior is pressured to dedicate his 3rd housebreaking of the week—in the impregnable fort that’s domestic to the ruthless studio tycoon referred to as King Maybe—he’s starting to want he’d simply allow the killer take a crack at him.

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Download The Mammoth Book of Historical Whodunnits (The Mammoth Book PDF

An all-new choice of intriguing murder-mysteries with historic settings

This new quantity of historic homicide and secret comprises over 20 in particular commissioned tales ranging in interval from historic Rome to the reign of excellent Queen Bess. It beneficial properties unique tales from such masters as Steven Saylor, Peter Tremayne, Philip Gooden, Susanna Gregory, Kate Ellis, Michael Jecks, Edward D. Hoch and Marilyn Todd.

· In Steven Saylor’s Roman story, Poppy and the Poisoned Cake, Gordianus the Finder feels his most up-to-date task is suspiciously effortless to solve.
· Edward D. Hoch places a unique twist at the locked-room secret via surroundings it on a “locked ship” — Christopher Columbus’s, in fact!
· In Flibbertigibbet Paul Finch unleashes a deranged serial killer on Elizabethan London.
· Falstaff ’s successor Sir Johan de Mandeville turns sleuth in Keith Taylor’s Bene?t of Clergy.
· Sister Fidelma needs to clear up the secret of a murdered Celtic monk in loss of life of an Icon by way of Peter Tremayne.
· A pig offers the major to Michael Jecks’s most modern Sir Baldwin mystery.-
· Cherith Baldry turns Geoffrey Chaucer right into a undercover agent in her model of The Pilgrim’s Tale.
· Anarchy and murderous cause rule while the Romans depart the British Isles in Richard Butler’s The final Legion.
. . . plus many extra stories of darkish age homicide and mayhem!

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