Last Diner Standing (A Rose Strickland Mystery Book 2)

By Terri L. Austin

A splendidly WRITTEN funny MYSTERY...

“Fast, enjoyable, and whole of snickers! Last Diner Standing has it all—mystery, motion, suspense, and a highly spiced sprint of romance. in case you get pleasure from humor and thrills with your mysteries, Terri Austin’s 2nd Rose Strickland secret is a must-read!” – Ann Charles, Award-Winning writer of the Deadwood secret Series

Rose Strickland is having a blue Christmas. Her buddy is arrested for tried homicide, her attractive undesirable man overwhelm is marked by means of a success guy, and her boss is locked in an epic smackdown with a rival diner. decided to avoid wasting these she loves, Rose embarks on an research extra tangled than a field of final year's tree lighting fixtures. along with her eclectic gang on the prepared, Rose stumbles throughout lifeless our bodies, ex-cons, chop retailers, jealous girlfriends, jilted enthusiasts, and a group of strippers in a conflict for freedom she will possibly not survive.

Praise for final DINER STANDING:

“Austin’s moment direction has the menu of feisty underemployed gal detective with an aspect order of romance down pat.” – Kirkus Reviews

“OMG! There’s no sophomore droop right here within the moment e-book starring spitfire Rose Strickland…This fast moving and action-filled tale saved me plowing during the pages as quick as i'll simply because I needed to be aware of what occurs subsequent during this exciting and riveting drama. it is a nice learn and I’m waiting for the following booklet with Rose and her buddies during this brilliant series.” – Dru’s ebook Musings

Books within the Rose Strickland funny secret Series:

  • DINERS, DIVES & useless ENDS (#1)
  • LAST DINER status (#2)
  • DINER very unlikely (#3)
  • DINERS KEEPERS, LOSERS WEEPERS (Novella after DINER very unlikely in HEARTACHE MOTEL)

Part of the Henery Press secret sequence assortment, should you like one, you'll likely like them all...

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I Shall Not Want (Clare Fergusson/Russ Van Alstyne Mysteries)

By Julia Spencer-Fleming

In the small Adirondack city of Millers Kill, long island, existence does not cease for heartbreak. A brand-new officer within the police division, a breaking-and-entering, and hassle inside his circle of relatives retain Police leader Russ Van Alstyne busy sufficient to disregard the discomfort of wasting his wife―and the lady he loves.

At St. Alban's Episcopal Church, the Reverend Clare Fergusson is making an attempt to maintain every person chuffed whereas denying her personal wounded soul. whilst a Mexican farmhand stumbles over a Latino guy killed with a unmarried shot to the again of his head, Clare is sucked into the research. the invention of 2 extra our bodies performed within the related method ignites fears serial killer is free. Now would-be enthusiasts, who concept they'd misplaced every little thing, needs to have the ability to belief one another again―as the violence moves ever toward home...

Library Journal calls Julia Spencer-Fleming's I Shall no longer Want "Another suspenseful and regarding secret from a superb writer."

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The Road to Gandolfo: A Novel

By Robert Ludlum

Warfare hero and notorious women’ guy normal MacKenzie Hawkins is a dwelling legend. His lifestyles tale has even been bought to Hollywood. yet now he stands accused of defacing a ancient monument in China’s Forbidden urban. lower than condo arrest in Peking with a case opposed to him pending in Washington, this appears like the top of Mac’s illustrious profession. yet he has a plan of his personal: kidnap the Pope. What’s the ransom? only one American dollar—for each Catholic within the world. upload to the combo a slew of shady “investors,” Mac’s 4 persuasive, well-endowed ex-wives, and a tender legal professional and fellow soldier who wishes not anything greater than to come back to personal existence, and readers have of their palms one relentlessly irreverent page-turner.
 
Praise for Robert Ludlum
 
“Don’t ever start a [Robert] Ludlum novel when you have to visit paintings the following day.”Chicago Sun-Times
 
“Ludlum stuffs extra surprises into his novels than the other six-pack of mystery writers combined.”The long island Times

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Haunt Me Still

By Jennifer Lee Carrell

The sleek heroine of the nationwide bestseller Interred with Their Bones returns, in a mystery centering on Shakespeare's eeriest play.

A mythical theatrical curse . . . A rune-engraved blade, a mysterious replicate, and an old cauldron . . . And a ritually murdered physique specified by the style of historical pagan burials.

Kate Stanley, Jennifer Lee Carrell's dauntless Shakespearean scholarturned- director, made a memorable-and New York Times bestselling- debut in Interred with Their Bones. Having chased down her mentor's killer (and convalescing certainly one of Shakespeare's misplaced performs within the process), Kate's status as a director with an services in "occult Shakespeare" catapults her-and Ben Pearl, her accomplice in crime-solving-into a brand new creation of Macbeth, showcasing a fabled choice of items pertaining to either to the play and the historic Scottish king for whom it's named.

The Bard's witch-haunted play is famously cursed, its acceptance for malevolence so powerful that many actors refuse to cite or maybe identify the play aloud. And as rehearsals start on the foot of Scotland's Dunsinnan Hill, it does not take lengthy for the curse to stir. unusual references to the boy actor who first performed girl Macbeth in Shakespeare's day-and died within the role-pop up. A trench atop Dunsinnan Hill is located full of blood, and a severed human thumb turns up one of the props. And Kate starts sleepwalking, waking early one morning by myself atop the hill, her arms smeared with blood.

Kate has no reminiscence of the way she bought there, yet later that day a neighborhood lady is located useless at the hill in conditions that recommend not only ritual homicide yet old pagan sacrifice. With the police extra thinking about Kate as a suspect than as a potential destiny sufferer, she and Ben locate themselves in a determined race to find a misplaced model of Macbeth, stated to include rituals of witchcraft aimed toward conjuring demonic forces to realize forbidden wisdom. even if a lot Kate want to brush aside such rituals as superstition, another person looks keen to kill for them-and for the manuscript acknowledged to spell them out.

Marked for sacrifice, can Kate Stanley discover the killer earlier than she turns into the following victim?

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The Sacred Vault: A Novel (Nina Wilde and Eddie Chase)

By Andy McDermott

A bold HEIST.
A worthy ARTIFACT.
A mystery LOCKED appropriately AWAY—UNTIL NOW.
 
while Michelangelo’s David is stolen from its museum in Florence, it’s basically the newest in a sequence of audacious raids at the world’s maximum treasures. yet American archaeologist Nina Wilde and her husband, ex-mercenary Eddie Chase, realize the raiders’ final aim whilst the Talonor Codex—a cryptic commute magazine that Nina present in Atlantis—is snatched from a well-guarded exhibition correct in entrance in their eyes.

The codex holds clues to the site of the Vault of Shiva and its legendary contents: the chronicles of the traditional Hindu god of destruction himself. From a dangerous shootout in San Francisco to a hidden valley within the snowbound Himalayas, Nina and Eddie needs to run a labyrinthine gauntlet of ruthless killers, corrupted faiths, and twisted objectives to arrive the sacred vault sooner than a crafty billionaire with a plot to remake the world—after he brings this one crashing down.

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Catered to Death: A Midlife Crisis Mystery

By Marlo Hollinger

Steve and Dee Dee Pearson get pleasure from that infrequent thing--a satisfied marriage. the single fly of their marital bliss is the truth that they're impending retirement with just one pension (Steve's). Dee Dee hopes to therapy their monetary scenario by means of beginning a catering company. Her first activity is at Eden Academy, a personal tuition staffed by means of academics who detest each other and a crucial who's strongly missing in ideas, in particular in terms of his woman staff. while the vital lands up lifeless after Dee Dee's luncheon, Dee Dee's paycheck is wear what seems like everlasting carry. Dee Dee makes a decision to assist discover who murdered the central in order that she will be able to be guaranteed that her first actual catering task can be paid in complete. Dee Dee investigates the entire academics at Eden Academy and discovers that anyone of them can have complete off their boss.

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The Covenant of Genesis: A Novel (Nina Wilde and Eddie Chase)

By Andy McDermott

A massive DISCOVERY.
A cruel FOE.
A lethal RACE FOR THE TRUTH.
 
Off a distant stretch of the Indonesian coast, archaeologist Nina Wilde has made an surprising discovery: an artifact that may rewrite every thing that’s identified approximately human historical past. yet earlier than she will be able to go back to inform the realm of her locate, her send is brutally attacked, her staff is ruthlessly murdered, and the artifact is stolen. somebody desires this mystery to stick hidden—and will do whatever to maintain it that way.

From the depths of the sea to the Australian outback to the halls of the United international locations, Nina and her fiancé, ex-SAS bodyguard Eddie Chase, embark on a quest to prevent the omnipotent Covenant of Genesis, a clandestine staff sworn to maintain Nina’s discovery a mystery. Nina and Eddie have confronted difficult adversaries sooner than, however the relentless Covenant is usually steps prior to them—and greater than prepared to kill back. Who stands out as the first to reveal the truth—and declare the main precious archaeological prize of all time?
 
Enter The Covenant of Genesis
And detect an action-packed thrill trip that may maintain you analyzing lengthy into the evening!

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The Titanic Tragedy (Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (Paperback))

By William Seil

Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson board the monstrous in 1912, the place Holmes is to hold out a mystery executive challenge. quickly after departure, hugely very important submarine plans for the U.S. military are stolen. Holmes and Watson paintings via a listing of suspects along with Colonel James Moriarty, brother to the overdue Professor Moriarty - will they locate the perpetrator prior to tragedy moves?

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