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By Anders Roslund, Börge Hellström

Darkish, suspenseful, and extra riveting than any mystery on the neighborhood cineplex, 3 Seconds is the newest novel from best-selling Swedish duo Anders Roslund and Börge Hellström-heirs obvious to Stieg Larsson and Henning Mankell because the masters of Scandinavian crime.

Piet Hoffman, a most sensible mystery operative for the Swedish police, is set to embark on his most threatening project but: after years spent infiltrating the Polish mafia, he's turn into a key participant of their try to take over amphetamine distribution inside of Sweden's prisons. to prevent them from succeeding, he'll need to move deep hide, posing as a prisoner contained in the country's so much infamous jail.

But while a botched drug deal related to Hoffman leads to a homicide, the research is assigned to the intense yet haunted Detective Inspector Ewert Grens--a guy who by no means offers up till he's cracked the case. Grens's selection to discover the killer not just threatens to show Hoffman's real identity-it might demonstrate even greater crimes concerning the top degrees of strength. And there are those that will do whatever to forestall him from getting to know the truth.

Winner of the Swedish Academy of Crime Writers' 2009 award for top Swedish Crime Novel of the 12 months, and a no 1 best-seller there, 3 Seconds captures a nefarious global of betrayal and violence, the place a sensible guy trusts nobody or even the main useful agent may be “burned.”

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Download E-books Cop Town: A Novel PDF

By Karin Slaughter

NEW YORK occasions BESTSELLER

Karin Slaughter, writer of the bestselling Will Trent novels, is commonly acclaimed as “one of the easiest crime novelists in the United States” (The Washington Post). Now she promises her first stand-alone novel: an epic tale of a urban in the course of seismic upheaval, a serial killer concentrating on police officers, and a divided police strength tasked with bringing a madman to justice.
 
Atlanta, 1974: As a brutal homicide and a livid manhunt rock the city’s police division, Kate Murphy wonders if her first day at the task can be her final. She’s made up our minds to defy her privileged heritage by way of making her personal way—wearing a badge and wearing a gun. yet for a stunning younger girl, existence could be something yet effortless within the macho international of the Atlanta PD, the place even the feminine police officers have little mercy for novices. It’s additionally the worst day attainable to begin on condition that a liked cop has been gunned down, his brothers in blue are out for blood, and the town is at the fringe of war.
 
Kate isn’t the one lady at the strength who’s feeling the warmth. Maggie Lawson her uncle and brother into the ranks to end up her worthy of their cynical eyes. whilst she and Kate, her new associate, are driven out of the citywide look for a cop killer, their fury, ache, and delight eventually succeed in the boiling aspect. With a killer poised to strike back, they'll pursue their very own line of research, risking every little thing as they enterprise into the city’s darkest heart.
 
Relentlessly paced, acutely saw, wickedly humorous, and sometimes heartbreaking, Cop Town is Karin Slaughter’s strongest novel yet—a journey de strength of storytelling from our greatest grasp of personality, surroundings, and suspense.

Features a preview of Karin Slaughter’s subsequent novel, Pretty Girls
 
“Karin Slaughter is just the best mystery writers operating at the present time, and Cop Town shows the writer on the best of her game—relentless pacing, complicated characters, and gritty realism, ready opposed to the backdrop of a urban at the facet. Slaughter’s eye for element and fact is unrivaled. . . . I’d keep on with her anywhere.”—Gillian Flynn
 
Cop city proves Karin Slaughter is one in all America’s most sensible writers. . . . She pulls her readers right into a twisted story of poser and retains them involved from begin to finish.”The Huffington Post

“Stunning . . . Karin Slaughter breaks new floor with this riveting tale. when you haven’t but learn her, this is often the moment.”—Michael Connelly

“Compulsively readable . . . could have your center racing.”O: The Oprah Magazine
 
“Intense . . . engrossing . . . evocative . . . [Karin Slaughter’s] first stand-alone novel [has] a gritty, action-packed plot and powerful, plausible characters.”—Associated Press
 
“Slaughter graphically exposes the rampant racism, homophobia, and misogyny of cop tradition within the Seventies. . . . profitable leads, the unfashionable atmosphere, and a riveting plot make this one in every of Slaughter’s best.”Booklist (starred review)
 
“Superb . . . explosive . . . [Cop Town] is certain to win over readers new to Slaughter’s paintings whereas reminding previous lovers of her huge, immense talent.”Library magazine (starred review)
 
“Evocative writing . . . outstanding characters . . . with edge-of-your-seat suspense and a riveting plot . . . Slaughter’s first stand-alone publication is a knockout.”RT booklet Reviews

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Download E-books Justice: Crimes, Trials, and Punishments PDF

By Dominick Dunne

For greater than twenty years, Vanity Fair has released Dominick Dunne’s superb, revelatory chronicles of the main well-known crimes, trials, and punishments of our time. the following, in a single quantity, are Dominick Dunne’s spell binding stories of justice denied and justice affirmed. no matter if writing of Claus von Bülow’s romp via trials; the la media frenzy surrounding O.J. Simpson; the demise by way of hearth of multibillionaire banker Edmond Safra; or the Greenwich, Connecticut, homicide of Martha Moxley and the indictment—decades later—of Michael Skakel, Dominick Dunne tells it in truth and tells it from his particular viewpoint. His look for in actual fact relentless.

With new essay, “Mourning In New York,” approximately September eleven, 2001.

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Download E-books Murder Most Merry PDF

By Abigail Browining

An outstanding vacation reward for secret fanatics, this new brief tale number of over thirty Christmas stories of crime includes contributions from the very best writers of the style: Patricia Moyes, John D. MacDonald, Rex Stout, Julian Symons, Georges Simenon, Margery Allingham, Lawrence Block, John Mortimer and so on. those vacation stories with a murderous twist comprise suspicious Santa's helpers; a Christmas festival participant who assumes the function of a killer; and evil elves with malicious intentions. watch out for putting mistletoe and filled stockings this season, as you rejoice a creepy Christmas with Murder so much Merry.

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Download E-books The Return: An Inspector Van Veeteren Mystery (3) (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard) PDF

International Bestseller 

Chief Inspector Van Veeteren is compelled to liberate the secrets and techniques of an almost ideal homicide during this taut mental thriller.

On a wet April day, a body—or what is left of it—is discovered by way of a tender lady. Wrapped in a blanket with out fingers, toes, or head, it signs the paintings of a brutal, methodical killer. The sufferer, Leopold Verhaven, used to be a song big name ahead of he used to be convicted for killing of his ex-lovers. He continuously proclaimed his innocence, in spite of the fact that, and used to be killed at the day of his go back to society. This newest homicide is greater than a bit complicated and leader Inspector Van Veeteren is set to find the reality, whether it ability taking the legislations into his personal hands.

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Download E-books The Flavia de Luce Series 4-Book Bundle (The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie, the Weed That Strings the Hangman's Bag, a Red Herring Without Mustard, I Am Half-Sick of Shadows) PDF

By Alan Bradley

Award-winning writer Alan Bradley is a grasp of the British comfortable secret, and in Flavia de Luce, he has created a wickedly shrewdpermanent and intrepid younger sleuth, hailed as "one of the main amazing creations in contemporary literature" (USA Today). Now, during this desirable booklet package deal, readers can stick with Flavia as she stirs up difficulty to resolve the main confounding of crimes.

The Sweetness on the backside of the Pie: it's the summer season of 1950--and on the once-grand mansion of Buckshaw, Flavia de Luce, an eleven-year-old aspiring chemist with a keenness for poison, is intrigued by means of a chain of inexplicable occasions: A lifeless poultry is located at the doorstep, a postage stamp bizarrely pinned to its beak. Then, hours later, Flavia unearths a guy mendacity within the cucumber patch and watches him as he's taking his demise breath. For Flavia, who's either appalled and overjoyed, existence starts off in earnest whilst homicide involves Buckshaw.

The Weed That Strings the Hangman's Bag: Flavia de Luce, a genius at investigating murders, thinks that her days of crime-solving within the bucolic English hamlet of Bishop's Lacey are over--until puppeteer Rupert Porson has his personal strings sizzled in an unlucky rendezvous with electrical energy. yet who'd do one of these factor, and why? All clues aspect towards a suspicious loss of life years prior and a case the neighborhood constables can't solve--without Flavia's aid. yet in getting so just about who's pulling the strings of this dance of demise, has Flavia gotten in far more than her head?

A pink Herring with out Mustard: within the hamlet of Bishop's Lacey, the unflappable Flavia de Luce had requested a Gypsy girl to inform her fortune--never anticipating to later stumble around the bad soul, bludgeoned virtually to demise in her personal caravan. was once this an act of retribution through these confident that the soothsayer kidnapped a neighborhood baby years in the past? because the crimson herrings pile up, Flavia needs to variety via clues fishy and foul to untangle darkish deeds and unsafe secrets.

I Am Half-Sick of Shadows: It's Christmastime whilst a movie workforce arrives at Buckshaw, Flavia de Luce's cherished domestic, to shoot a film starring the famed Phyllis Wyvern. Amid a raging snow fall, the total village of Bishop's Lacey gathers to monitor Wyvern practice, but no one is ready for the evening's surprising end: a physique stumbled on strangled to loss of life with a size of movie. Who one of the assembled visitors may degree any such chilling scene? because the typhoon worsens, Flavia needs to ferret out a killer hidden in simple sight.

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Download E-books Murder and the Married Virgin (Michael Shayne, Book 11) PDF

By Brett Halliday

Shayne is employed through the fiancé of a useless woman to determine what occurred in her obvious suicide try. They have been imagined to be married the very subsequent day, yet she supposedly went into her room, became at the gasoline grate within the fire, and drifted off into the ultimate sleep with a grin upon her lips. She labored as a maid on the domestic of the Lomax relations, the exact same apartment the place upon the evening of her demise an emerald necklace insured for $125,000 was once stolen. because it so occurs (very very easily so) the coverage corporation that issued the coverage additionally hires Shayne to recuperate the necklace, and stale he is going to rattle cages, stir the pot, and customarily stick his nostril the place it doesn’t belong.

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Download E-books The Island PDF

By Guy N. Smith

T's 1746 and the Laird of Ulver maroons his spouse and 4 daughters on distant Ulver Island after she fails to provide him a male inheritor at the 5th try out. at the island, the youngest woman turns murderess, after assembly devil himself in a cave. modern-day, and nobody has lived on Ulver because a pair threw themseles onto the rocks in 1948. Frank Ingram is simply too busy mourning his spouse, and strikes whatsoever. lifestyles is hunky dory till a lady along with her 4 daughters mysteriously arrive out of nowhere.

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