Download E-books Murder on a Bad Hair Day: A Southern Sisters Mystery PDF

By Anne George

Murder on a foul Hair Day

It's not easy to think functional, petite ex-schoolteacher Patricia Anne and amiable, ample-bodied, and outrageous Mary Alice are sisters, but sibling contention has survived many years of good-natured war of words approximately every little thing from husbands to hair colour. No do the Southern sisters find a universal curiosity in a few neighborhood artwork, while they are arguing the creative benefits of a few well-coiffured heads at a gallery beginning. a number of hours later, a kind of lovely girls finally ends up lifeless -- with no longer a hair misplaced. the opposite indicates up on Patricia Anne's doorstep dazed, matted, and telling a wild story of a slender break out from a few lethal cuts. Now the sisters are once more combing for clues to capture a killer with a weird and wonderful sort in paintings -- and murder.

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Download E-books Things Without a Name PDF

By Joanne Fedler

Funny, considerate, and sometimes inspiring, this tale is for each girl who has ever thought of giving up on love or even wish, yet chooses now not to
 
At 34, religion Roberts is not so varied from most ladies her age. ok, so her cleavage is quite disappointing and she's nonetheless unmarried, yet she has a hectic task, the standard dysfunctional kinfolk, a clinically depressed ally, and a more youthful sister who's getting breast implants as an engagement present—practically normal.
Faith used to contemplate falling in love, yet that used to be many years in the past. As a counselor in a women's problem heart, she's heard one too many love-gone-wrong tales, so it truly is demanding for her to not quit at the titanic issues, like love, desire, and trust—let by myself the opportunity of having a good haircut or assembly a midway general man. Then one evening, a strange accident unearths religion in a scenario that transforms her lifestyles, bringing her to ultimately comprehend what she has continuously had to be aware of: that sooner than it can save you others, you should keep yourself. This superbly written, big-hearted love tale will resonate with any lady who has considered giving up on love and desire, yet chooses now not to.

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Download E-books Black-Eyed Susans: A Novel of Suspense PDF

By Julia Heaberlin

TOP 5 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER • For fanatics of Laura Lippman and Gillian Flynn comes an electrifying novel of wonderful mental suspense.

“My e-book of the 12 months to date . . . breathtakingly, heart-stoppingly brilliant.”—Sophie Hannah, New York Times bestselling writer of The Monogram Murders

I am the superstar of screaming headlines and campfire ghost stories. I am one of many 4 Black-Eyed Susans. The fortunate one.

As a sixteen-year-old, Tessa Cartwright used to be present in a Texas box, slightly alive amid a scattering of bones, with merely fragments of reminiscence as to how she bought there. Ever given that, the clicking has pursued her because the lone surviving “Black-Eyed Susan,” the nickname given to the homicide sufferers as a result of yellow carpet of wildflowers that flourished above their shared grave. Tessa’s testimony approximately these tragic hours placed a guy on demise row.

Now, virtually 20 years later, Tessa is an artist and unmarried mom. within the desolate chilly of February, she is surprised to find a freshly planted patch of black-eyed susans—a summertime bloom—just open air her bed room window. Terrified on the implications—that she despatched the inaccurate guy to felony and the genuine killer is still at large—Tessa turns to the legal professionals operating to exonerate the fellow expecting execution. however the vegetation on my own aren't facts sufficient, and the forensic research of the still-unidentified bones is progressing too slowly. An blameless lifestyles hangs within the stability. The felony group appeals to Tessa to suffer hypnosis to retrieve misplaced memories—and to percentage the drawings she produced as a part of an experimental treatment presently after her rescue.

What they don’t understand is that Tessa and the scared, fragile lady she was once have outfitted a  citadel of secrets and techniques. because the clock ticks towards the execution, Tessa fears for her sanity, yet much more for the security of her teenaged daughter. Is a serial killer nonetheless roaming loose, taunting Tessa with a path of clues? She has no selection yet to confront outdated ghosts and lingering nightmares to eventually observe what relatively occurred that night.

stunning, excessive, and totally unique, Black-Eyed Susans is a stunning mental mystery, seamlessly weaving earlier and found in a searing story of a tender lady whose harrowing thoughts stay in a box of flowers—as a killer makes a chilling go back to his garden.

Praise for Black-Eyed Susans

“A masterful mystery that shouldn’t be neglected . . . brilliantly conceived, fantastically completed . . . [Julia] Heaberlin’s paintings calls to brain that of Gillian Flynn. either writers released remarkable early novels that have been mostly missed, after which one who couldn’t be: Flynn’s Gone Girl and now Heaberlin’s Black-Eyed Susans. Don’t pass over it.”The Washington Post

“[A] gem of a singular . . . richly textured, fantastically written . . . pressure builds, and the plot twists believe earned in addition to really surprising.”The Boston Globe

“A stressful, slow-burning, superbly written novel of survival and wish. hugely recommended.”—William Landay, New York Times bestselling writer of Defending Jacob

“Deliciously twisty and eerie, Heaberlin’s 3rd mental suspense novel is intricately layered and immediately compelling.”Library Journal (starred review)

“Brilliant . . . a breakout book.”Fort worthy Star-Telegram

From the Hardcover edition.

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Download E-books Baroque and Desperate (A Den of Antiquity Mystery) PDF

By Tamar Myers

In a Treasure-Laden Mansion

Unflappable and imaginitive, Abigail Timberlake, vintage broker and proprietor of Charlotte, North Carolina's Den of Antiquity, will depend on her wisdom and savvy to authenitcate the evidence from the fakes by way of both curios or humans. Her services makes Abby necessary to incredibly good-looking Tradd Maxwell Burton, filthy rich scion of the well known Latham relatives. He wishes her to figure out the main precious merchandise within the Latham mansion after which cut up the proceeds of it along with her. A treasure hunt in an antique-filled manor? All Abby can say is "let the video games begin."

It's tricky to maintain Help

Accompanied by way of her most sensible female friend, C.J., Abby arrives on the property and is met with cool reserve, if no downright rudeness, from the individuals of the Latham extended family. attempting to perform Tradd's request, Abby unearths that she may perhaps reduce the loved ones rigidity with a knife. yet a person has crushed her to it by way of stabbing a maid to dying with an historic kris. all of sudden all eyes are on C.J., whose fingerprints occur to be all around the homicide weapon. it truly is as much as Abby to exploit her knack for detecting forgeries to show the pretend alibi of the real killer.

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Download E-books The Class Menagerie (Jane Jeffry Mysteries, No. 4) PDF

By Jill Churchill

Regardless of a whole time table, frazzled suburban unmarried mother Jane Jeffry has agreed to be in agreement in the course of a two-day collecting of her good friend Shelley's former highschool girl's club.So whereas the reunited women are dishing airborne dirt and dust, Jane is sweeping it up -- and he or she inadvertently turns into aware about every type of attention-grabbing postgraduate gossip and long-smoldering resentments. yet then a corpse turns up one of the one-time pupil physique, the unlucky sufferer of a few quite nasty after-school actions. And until Jane will get to the ground of a sordid senior-year scandal, extra alumnae are absolute to die by the hands of a calculating classmate who is majoring in homicide.

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Download E-books The Heretic's Daughter: A Novel PDF

By Kathleen Kent

Martha service used to be one of many first ladies to be accused, attempted and hanged as a witch in Salem, Massachusetts. Like her mom, younger Sarah provider is shiny and willful, overtly tough the small, brutal international during which they dwell. usually at odds with each other, mom and daughter are compelled to face jointly opposed to the escalating hysteria of the rigors and the superstitious tyranny that resulted in the torture and imprisonment of greater than two hundred humans accused of witchcraft. this can be the tale of Martha's brave defiance and supreme dying, as instructed by means of the daughter who survived.
Kathleen Kent is a 10th iteration descendent of Martha provider. She paints a haunting portrait, not only of Puritan New England, but in addition of 1 family's deep and abiding love within the face of worry and persecution.

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Download E-books Why I Hate Saturn Issue One: Volume 1 of 3 PDF

Half 1 of three Cranky columnist Anne Merkel is simply satisfied while she's complaining...about her editors, approximately being unmarried in long island urban, approximately operating out of Scotch. but if her long-lost sister indicates up claiming to be Queen of the leather-based Astro-Girls of Saturn, Anne's going to need she'd by no means complained approximately anything... WINNER OF THE HARVEY AWARD most sensible picture Album of unique paintings

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By Barbara Delinsky

New York Times bestselling writer Barbara Delinsky screens her deep figuring out of the needs and fears that flow us all during this poignant tale, first released in 1984, of possibility, love, and trust.

Once upon a time she used to be Robyn Hart, a journalist whosaw an excessive amount of and wasn't afraid to show it. yet that braveness approximately expense Robyn her lifestyles. lower than the security of the Witness Relocation software, she now has a brand new id -- Carly -- and a brand new activity. however the terror of the earlier nonetheless lingers, and Carly lives in worry that her enemies will locate her.

Though she attempts to wall herself off from the area, onedetermined guy breaks via her defenses -- winning younger lawyer Ryan Cornell. And even though she yearns to provide him her middle, Carly doesn’t comprehend if she will. whereas loving him deals a happiness she notion she'd perpetually misplaced, trusting him might price her everything.

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Download E-books A Fit of Tempera (Bed-And-Breakfast Mysteries) PDF

By Mary Daheim

Van Gogh-ing...going...gone!

Poor Judith McMonigle Flynn! All she desires is a much-needed holiday from the trials of operating Hillside Manor. yet she and cousin Renie have slightly set foot of their family's backwoods holiday cottage...and already they're having a broom with the neighborhood legislations. apparently an individual has painted their neighbor, world-renowned artist Riley Tobias, completely out of the image. And the crafty slayer has controlled to border luckless Judith for the crime! however the version novice sleuth isn't really approximately to sit down nonetheless for this , as she and her cuz canvas the nation-state looking for a killer. Judith is bound the offender are available within the rogues' gallery of oily brokers, malicious mistresses, and artful critics who inhabited the defunct da Vinci's surrealistic global. however the cousins can be portray themselves right into a harmful nook with this unofficial investigation...and surroundings themselves up for one more deadly paintings attack.Poor Judith McMonigle Flynn! All she desires is a much-needed holiday from the trials of operating Hillside Manor. yet she and cousin Renie have slightly set foot of their family's backwoods holiday cottage...and already they're having a broom with the neighborhood legislations. it sounds as if a person has painted their neighbor, world-renowned artist Riley Tobias, completely out of the image. And the crafty slayer has controlled to border luckless Judith for the crime! however the version beginner sleuth isn't really approximately to take a seat nonetheless for this, as she and her cuz canvas the nation-state looking for a killer. Judith is bound the perpetrator are available within the rogues' gallery of oily brokers, malicious mistresses, and artful critics who inhabited the defunct da Vinci's surrealistic international. however the cousins may be portray themselves right into a harmful nook with this unofficial investigation...and surroundings themselves up for an additional deadly artwork attack.Poor Judith McMonigle Flynn! All she desires is a much-needed holiday from the pains of working Hillside Manor. yet she and cousin Renie have slightly set foot of their family's backwoods holiday cottage...and already they are having a broom with the neighborhood legislation. it seems that an individual has painted their neighbor, world-renowned artist Riley Tobias, completely out of the image. And the crafty slayer has controlled to border luckless Judith for the crime! however the version beginner sleuth isn't really approximately to sit down nonetheless for this, as she and her cuz canvas the nation-state looking for a killer. Judith is sure the perpetrator are available within the rogues' gallery of oily brokers, malicious mistresses, and artful critics who inhabited the defunct da Vinci's surrealistic global. however the cousins can be portray themselves right into a risky nook with this unofficial investigation...and environment themselves up for an additional deadly paintings attack.

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Download E-books Bluebeard's Egg: Stories PDF

By Margaret Atwood

Through turns funny and hot, stark and scary, Bluebeard'S Egg glows with youth thoughts, the truth of folks ageing, and the informal cruelty women and men inflict on one another. this is the popular outer international of relatives summers at distant lakes, winters of political activism, and seasons of unique acquaintances, mundane lives, and unforeseen loves. yet the following too is the internal international of hidden locations and all that emerges from them-the in detail own, the glorious, the shockingly real...whether it really is what lives in a mysterious locked room or the key emotions all of us cover. during this dramatic and far-ranging assortment, Margaret Atwood proves why she is a real grasp of the style.

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