Download E-books Size 14 Is Not Fat Either (Heather Wells Mysteries) PDF

By Meg Cabot

Former pop megastar Heather Wells has settled properly into her new lifestyles as assistant dorm director at long island College—a occupation that does not require her to drape her dimension 12 physique in embarrassingly skimpy clothes. she will even cope (sort of) together with her rocker ex-boyfriend's upcoming nuptials, which the clicking has dubbed The megastar marriage ceremony of the last decade. yet she's certainly having a difficult time facing the location within the dormitory kitchen—where a cheerleader has misplaced her head at the first day of the semester. (Actually, her head is accounted for—it's her torso that is AWOL.)

Surrounded via hysterical students—with her ex-con father on her doorstep and her ex-love bombarding her with undesirable cellphone calls—Heather welcomes the chance to play detective . . . back. If it will get her brain off her own problems—and groups her up back with the attractive P.I. who owns the brownstone the place she lives—it's all stable. however the homicide path is prime the average-sized novice investigator right into a shadowy global. And if she does not watch her step, Heather will quickly be making a song her swan song!

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Download E-books The Black Monastery PDF

By Stav Sherez

While Nikos, a detective within the ultimate years of his occupation, is persuaded again to his domestic city he's confronted with the gory homicide of a tender boy close to the outdated monastery. Echoing murders devoted 33 years formerly within the very same spot, and a mass cult suicide, it brings again part of the island's heritage that it has attempted difficult to forget.There is lots at stake - the island's profitable vacationer exchange and the open mystery of the medication exchange that is going hand in hand with the hordes of generally younger British vacation makers. As Nikos starts off his research, British crime writers arrive at the island. the easiest promoting Kitty Carson, on a holiday from the pressures of writing and her strained dating, and Jason an aspiring author whose objective is to strike up a friendship along with her and persuade her to assist him get released. because the writers are thrown jointly in an unforeseen method, one other homicide is devoted and Jason and Kitty are drawn into an research in their personal. As they become aware of extra in regards to the island's darkish previous what begun as a diversion turns into a deadly pursuit.

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Download E-books The Arabian Nightmare PDF

By Robert Irwin

The hero and guiding strength of this epic myth is an insomniac younger guy who, not able to sleep, courses the reader in the course of the slim streets of Cairo-a mysterious urban choked with deceit and trickery.

He narrates a fancy tangle of goals and imaginings that describe an environment regularly transferring among sumptuously realized orientalism, erotic event, and dry humor. the result's a thought-provoking puzzle field of intercourse, philosophy, and theology.

akin to Italo Calvino, and Umberto Eco, this cult vintage is ultimately again in print!

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Download E-books Burning Man (A Gideon and Sirius Novel) PDF

By Alan Russell

LAPD cop Michael Gideon and his police puppy companion Sirius grew to become reluctant celebrities after shooting a infamous serial killer within the midst of an inferno. for his or her heroism, they have been selected to move up the newly shaped particular situations Unit. Now the duo tackles out-of-the- traditional situations, something deemed strange or extraordinary even by way of Hollyweird criteria.

When is located crucified in a urban park, Gideon and Sirius are passed the weird case. Confronting the grotesque tableau and having to paintings the case worsens Detective Gideon’s PTSD, a situation he has attempted to conceal from others. Gideon’s burns could have healed, however the hearth haunts him still...in extra methods than one.

Eerily prescient considering that that bad evening of the fireplace, Gideon has strange insights into the crimes he investigates, a ability he and Sirius needs to discover ways to belief up to they do one another in the event that they are to unravel —and survive—this case.

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Download E-books Acqua Alta: A Commissario Guido Brunetti Mystery PDF

By Donna Leon

In Leon's 5th Commissario Guido Brunetti secret, the thrashing of popular artwork historian Dotoressa Brett Lynch attracts the modern Venetian police detective out of his hot and loving domestic and into the annual onslaught of acqua alta, the torrential wintry weather rains.

Brett, an American who spearheaded a contemporary exhibition of chinese language pottery in Venice, lives along with her lover, Flavia Petrelli, the reigning diva of l. a. Scala. along with his open brain and reliable experience, Brunetti unearths himself extra fazed through Flavia's breathtaking expertise than by means of the nontraditional courting among the 2 girls. Brunetti's planned and humane research to discover a purpose for Brett's beating takes him to darkish, rainy corners of Venice and right into a sinister net of paintings robbery, fakery and base human desires.

“Every fan’s first-pick Brunetti novel.” —The New Yorker

“Music and artwork mingle delightfully with homicide and mayhem during this very attractive story.” —Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

“A refined examine of emotion and personality… a cosmopolitan mystery.” —Library Journal

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Download E-books Cinnamon Roll Murder (A Hannah Swensen Mystery) PDF

By Joanne Fluke

The clean Baked united states this day, San Francisco Chronicle And Chicago Tribune Bestseller!

April is a hectic time for Hannah Swensen and her bakery; the nice and cozy climate makes fogeys in Lake Eden, Minnesota, move wild for anything candy. while Hannah hears that the Cinnamon Roll Six jazz band might be enjoying on the town's Weekend Jazz competition, she's very happy to bake up a beneficiant offer in their namesake confections to welcome the band to city.

Before the pageant even starts off, tragedy moves whilst the journey bus overturns. between these injured is blood brother Neiman, the band's loved keyboard participant. Buddy's accidents seem minor, until eventually his situation unexpectedly takes a flip for the worse--as in useless. Hannah's no surgeon, yet she suspects that the surgical scissors somebody plunged into Buddy's chest can have whatever to do with it. Hannah isn't really convinced simply how she'll get to the bottom of the secret, yet one thing's evidently: nothing's sweeter than bringing a killer to justice. . .

Features over Ten Cookie and Dessert Recipes from The Cookie Jar, together with Peaches and Cream Cookies and Chocolate Caramel Bars!

"Fans of this wildly well known sequence aren't dissatisfied. Fluke has saved this sequence robust for a very long time, and there's nonetheless lots to get pleasure from for foodie crime fans." --Booklist

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Download E-books Disney After Dark (Kingdom Keepers, Book 1) PDF

By Ridley Pearson

That includes a brand new paperback conceal to compare hardcover of state Keepers II: In this fantastical mystery, 5 younger adolescents tapped as types for subject park "guides" locate themselves pitted opposed to Disney villains and witches that threaten either the way forward for Walt Disney international and the steadiness of the area outdoors its partitions. utilizing a state-of-the-art expertise known as DHI--which stands for either Disney Host Interactive and sunlight Hologram Imaging--Finn Whitman, an Orlando youngster, and 4 different childrens are remodeled into hologram projections that advisor site visitors during the park. the recent expertise seems, besides the fact that, to have unforeseen results which are either exciting and frightening. quickly Finn unearths himself transported in his DHI shape into the Magic state at evening. Is it actual? Is he dreaming? Finn's confusion merely raises while he encounters Wayne, an aged Imagineer who tells him that the park is in grave possibility. Led via the scheming witch, Maleficent, a mysterious team of characters known as the Overtakers is plotting to smash Disney's liked realm, and perhaps more. This gripping high-tech story will thrill each child who has ever dreamed of sneaking into Walt Disney international after hours and puzzled what occurs at evening, while the park is closed.

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Download E-books King Arthur's Bones PDF

1191. in the course of excavation paintings at Glastonbury Abbey, an historical leaden move is chanced on buried a number of ft less than flooring. Inscribed at the pass are the phrases: Hic iacet sepultus inclitus rex arturius... the following lies buried the popular King Arthur. underneath the go are skeletal is still. may those rather be the is still of the mythical King Arthur and his queen, Guinevere?

As the clergymen debate the consequences of this outstanding discovery, the bones disappear -- lively away via the mysterious Guardians, decided to maintain the king's is still secure until eventually the traditional legend is fulfilled and Arthur returns to guard his state within the hour of its maximum want.

A lacking correct hand. A gang of ruthless bodysnatchers. Brother accused of killing brother. because the mystery of the bones' hiding position is handed from new release to iteration, these entrusted to protect Arthur's continues to be needs to stand up to treachery, robbery, blackmail and homicide with a view to continue the legend intact.

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Download E-books Cherry Beach Express (Steve Nastos, Book 1) PDF

By R. D. Cane

In the back of the facade of the crisp, darkish swimsuit, less than a pointy haircut and at the back of faded blue eyes, used to be a spot of suffering. Steve Nastos walked down the road, heading off eye touch with a variety of legal professionals, court docket clerks and cops within the courtroom district of Downtown Toronto. now not some time past, he were a revered detective within the Sexual attack Unit, a father to a seven'year'old lady and a husband to a gorgeous spouse. He now questioned what sort of a father or husband he may be in prison. regardless of his most sensible efforts, his smile eroded from time to time because the common walker's sway of his fingers was once constricted and squeezed from digging into his wrists at the back of him. His shoulders, aching for aid, burned from the load of his more and more heavy hands. The final time he had worn cuffs used to be in education at Police collage, twenty'five years and thirty kilos in the past; they have been a bit tighter and heavier now. Detective Steve Nastos is on trial for murdering his dentist, a guy who Nastos believes dedicated an unspeakable crime opposed to his daughter. while Nastos is freed on bail he attempts to trace down the particular killer, yet is handicapped via his getting better alcoholic attorney, in addition to a rogue cop and a pass judgement on who has little obstacle for the reality. Separated from his spouse, whom he nonetheless burns for, Nastos has to guard her whilst she turns into all in favour of the case. Cherry seashore is a quiet sector at the Toronto waterfront the place undesirable police officers do undesirable issues to worse humans. for those who journey the specific, you could anticipate lifestyles to hurry uncontrolled.

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