Cuando el cuerpo sin vida de una estudiante aparece en un zaguán de Las Palmas, y el supuesto asesino solicita su ayuda, Ricardo Blanco no sabe que se enfrenta a uno de los casos más complejos de su carrera. A medida que se adentra en l. a. investigación, no está seguro de que su cliente se merezca el tiempo y el esfuerzo que requeriría librarlo de una condena que todos dan por segura. En Mientras seamos jóvenes, l. a. nueva novela de José Luis Correa, ambientada en el mundo universitario, verdades y mentiras se entrecruzan. Los que deberían defender al sospechoso parecen empeñados en su condena y, en cambio, los que rivalizan con él proclaman su inocencia. Las relaciones viciadas, los conflictos generacionales, las intrigas académicas dan vida a una historia que tiene los ingredientes que han hecho de Correa una de las voces más genuinas del landscape literario real: un ritmo vertiginoso, una visión socarrona del mundo y un lenguaje poético que abren un espacio unique y muy sugerente en el mundo ordinary de los angeles novela negra.
Ritmo cinematográfico, a veces trepidante. Pero con tiempo para respirar. l. a. narración discurre directa, ordinary, sincera, concisa. Juan Cruz
¿Alguien dijo que los angeles novela negra había exhalado su último suspiro? Correa muestra que el género está vivo y en muy buen estado de salud. l. a. Verdad Digital
The 16th Parker novel, Butchers Moon is greater than two times as lengthy lots of the grasp heisters adventures, and completely jammed with the motion, violence, and nerve-jangling rigidity readers have come to count on. again within the corrupt city the place he misplaced his funds, and approximately his lifestyles, in Slayground, Parker assembles a gorgeous forged of characters from all through his occupation for one tremendous, blowout task: startingand finishinga gang warfare. It sounds like the Parker novel to finish all Parker novels, and for almost twenty-five years thats what it was once.
By Tarquin Hall
In a single of the 10 most sensible mysteries of the 12 months (Seattle Times), deepest investigator Vish Puri turns into embroiled in a high-stakes secret related to considered one of India’s so much debatable commodities: love.
When Ram and Tulsi fall in love, the younger woman’s mom and dad are useless set opposed to the union. She’s from a high-caste relatives; he’s from the bottom strata of Indian society. younger Tulsi’s father locks her up and provides to seek down the “loverboy dog.” thankfully, India’s Love Commandos, a real-life team of volunteers devoted to assisting mixed-caste undefined, come to the rescue. yet simply once they unlock Tulsi, Ram is mysteriously snatched from his hiding place.
The activity of discovering him falls to India’s “Most deepest Investigator.” regrettably, Vish Puri isn't having an exceptional month. He’s did not get well a cache of stolen jewels. His pockets has been stolen, and he’s having to depend upon his infuriating Mummy-ji to get it again. And to most sensible all of it, his archrival, investigator Hari Kumar, is additionally attempting to find Ram. To reunite the star-crossed fans and reclaim his rightful position as India’s unchallenged “Most deepest Investigator,” Puri and his workforce of operatives needs to infiltrate Ram’s village and navigate the caste politics formed by way of millennia-old prejudices.
Critics hailed The Case of the lethal Butter fowl, the final installment within the Vish Puri secret sequence, as Tarquin Hall’s most sensible but, announcing that every e-book has “raised the stakes subtly” (The Huffington Post). Now, “once back, India’s such a lot deepest Investigator solves his case with panache” (Kirkus Reviews).
By Michael Innes
Businessman Carl Carson makes a decision to make a splash for South the US to flee the industrial hunch, leaving his domestic and his barmy spouse. yet he has an issue: if his corporation have been visible to be drawing in its horns, it wouldn't final every week. His resolution is his wife's favourite delusion—an imaginary son, named Robin. Carson plans to level a fictitious kidnapping. finally, what can be extra traditional than a father liquidating his resources to pay the ransom call for? regrettably, Carson has a slightly astute neighbor, Sir John Appleby, ex-Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police.
By Daniel Adams
While a sniper attempts to assassinate the President, yet by accident kills the 1st woman, each person thinks it used to be a transparent case of a nasty shot. yet as one investigator digs deeper, he unearths facts that implies the 1st woman used to be quite the objective. yet his superiors forget about him and he has to move it by myself. inside of a number of brief hours, he's elbow-deep in executive brokers, employed thugs, mendacity witnesses and adequate killers to inventory a small kingdom. As he will get nearer and in the direction of the key cabal in the back of the assassination, they struggle again. to stick alive, the investigator is going at the run--but the place do you move whilst there is no position to conceal. Chock jam-packed with intrigue, romance, horny, sizzling ladies, motion, targets and many desk-level labor. in case you can placed down FIRST woman DOWN when you begin interpreting, you'll be the 1st reader to do it.
By Carolyn Hart
Pulitzer Prize-winning ex-reporter Henrietta O'Dwyer Collins not chases scorching tales around the world, yet murderous mysteries appear to locate her. This time, a frantic mobilephone name from an outdated and expensive good friend at the different part of the realm sends Henrie O dashing to the fabled urban of San Antonio to take a look at the baffling disappearance of her friend's dedicated granddaughter, Iris Chavez. Iris, hired on the Tesoros Gallery on San Antonio's well-known River stroll, has all of sudden dropped from sight with out a be aware.
Soon Henrie O discovers that amidst the beautiful gadgets within the prestigious gallery and one of the relatives is hidden a dismal secret--one Henrie O needs to discover if she is to discover Iris. overdue one darkish evening at the River stroll, Henrie O sees a sprawled body...and realizes that treachery and shame lurk within the shadows of an previous and revered business...and loss of life awaits a person bold to discover the reality.
Pulitzer Prize-winning ex-reporter Henrietta O'Dwyer Collins now not chases sizzling tales world wide, yet murderous mysteries appear to locate her.This time, a frantic mobilephone name from an outdated and expensive buddy at the different part of the realm sends Henrie O dashing to the fabled urban of San Antonio to take a look at the baffling disappearance of her friend's committed granddaughter, Iris Chavez. Iris, hired on the Tesoros Gallery on San Antonio's recognized River stroll, has unexpectedly dropped from sight with no word.
Soon Henrie O discovers that amidst the beautiful gadgets within the prestigious gallery and one of the relations is hidden a gloomy secret--one Henrie O needs to discover if she is to discover Iris. overdue one darkish evening at the River stroll, Henrie O sees a sprawled body...and realizes that treachery and shame lurk within the shadows of an outdated and revered business...and loss of life awaits someone bold to discover the truth.
By Harlan Coben
The debut of Myron Bolitar, a hotheaded, tenderhearted activities agent and probably the most attention-grabbing and intricate heroes in suspense fiction, Deal Breaker is a page-turning vintage from Edgar Award–winner and grasp storyteller Harlan Coben.
“One of the main attractive heroes in secret fiction.”—Dennis Lehane
activities agent Myron Bolitar is poised at the fringe of the massive time. So is Christian Steele, a rookie quarterback and Myron’s prized consumer. but if Christian will get a cellphone name from a former girlfriend—a lady who each person, together with the police, believes is dead—the deal starts off to move bitter. attempting to resolve the reality a few family’s tragedy, a woman’s mystery, and a man’s lies, Myron is up opposed to the darkish part of his business—where photograph and ability make you wealthy, however the fact can get you killed.
“What units Harlan Coben above the gang are wit and depraved nonchalance.”—Los Angeles Times
By Brett Halliday
Mike Shayne has 2 hours to unravel a murder—or else watch his lover die
It’s 2 hours prior to hour of darkness while the girl in room 360 calls front table to document a homicide. the home detective sprints upstairs, yet unearths room 360 completely empty: no killer, no sufferer, and no lady begging for aid. throughout city, Mike Shayne is using again to his place of work after a romantic night with Lucy Hamilton. regardless of the quiet and the moonlight, in his bones he is familiar with that this isn't an evening for love. There’s demise within the air.
Later, a girl looks at Shayne’s workplace, claiming her brother used to be murdered on the Hibiscus lodge. a guy follows in her wake, insisting that he’s her brother, and the girl is insane. Then a killer corners Lucy in her condominium, giving Shayne until eventually middle of the night to unravel the secret and store his lover’s life.
By Joanne Fluke
It has been a sleepy summer season for the folk of Lake Eden, Minnesota. In truth, it has been an entire 4 months considering the fact that someone within the Swensen kin has stumble upon a useless body—a aspect that simply made front web page of the neighborhood paper. And that implies Hannah Swensen can eventually specialise in her bakery. . .or can she?
Life is rarely rather quiet for Hannah. in the end, her mother's marriage ceremony is a bit over a month away and bet who Delores placed accountable for the making plans? but simply while Hannah believes her largest problem can be even if to take advantage of buttercream or fondant for the marriage cake, she by chance hits a stranger together with her cookie truck whereas riding down a winding kingdom street in a raging thunderstorm. Hannah is wracked with guilt, and issues get even worse whilst she's arrested. . .for homicide! yet an post-mortem quickly finds the secret guy, his blouse lined in stains from blackberry pie, could have died no matter if Hannah hadn't hit him. Now, to transparent her identify, Hannah should keep on with a path of pie crumbs to song down the identification of the deceased, discover a baker who is familiar with extra approximately homicide than how you can roll out an ideal pie crust—and get herself to the church on time. . .
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Red Velvet Cupcake Murder
"Culinary Cozies do not get Any Tastier Than This profitable series." —Library Journal
"Loaded with mouthwatering recipes and smart plotting, the newest Hannah Swensen secret delights." —RT e-book Reviews
"If your studying behavior exchange among curling up with a very good secret or with a superb cookbook, you should understand approximately Joanne Fluke." —The Charlotte Observer
Cinnamon Roll Murder
"Fans of this wildly renowned sequence usually are not dissatisfied. Fluke has saved this sequence powerful for a very long time, and there's nonetheless lots to take pleasure in for foodie crime fans." —Booklist
Devil's nutrition Cake Murder
"Fabulous." —Publishers Weekly
Apple Turnover Murder
"The ever renowned Fluke writes enticing cozies with one half nice characters, one half light tale, and 3 elements the top recipes within the genre." —Library Journal
Cream Puff Murder
"Entertaining and sprinkled with tempting recipes. it is a candy deal with of a novel." —The big name Tribune (Minneapolis, MN)
By Stephanie Bond
One cadaver, cadaver, 3 cadaver, four...
Ever had a type of days? A shock stopover at from her father--who's at the run from the law--has given Carlotta Wren much to contemplate. should still she subscribe to her former fiancé, Peter, in proving her father is blameless? If she does, are her body-moving days over?
A shut friend's habit starts off to spin out of control...
The law enforcement officials occur the warmth on her father's case...
Carlotta discovers that her brother Wesley's playing bills are kid's play in comparison to his new vice...
And the Charmed Killer, a serial assassin, unleashes his wrath on Atlanta.
Now the our bodies are piling up--and Carlotta's father is the #1 suspect!
Look for all of the books in Stephanie Bond's physique Movers series:
PARTY CRASHERS (prequel)
3 males AND A BODY