Eccoci a Mauritius, insieme advert Artemisia e Malvina. Volevano vivere in velocity lontano dalla cara e vecchia Europa, ovvero senza seccature da risolvere, cadaveri da eliminare, soluzioni da improvvisare (a partire da quelle chimiche, una manna quando si è costrette advert agire in modo pulito e discreto). E invece... l'avventura non solo continua, ma si fa decisamente scottante, e non solo in line with il clima!
L'autrice: Lavinia Maris è uno pseudonimo. Ha già pubblicato, in edizione Kindle e cartacea, "Rosso come miele", del quale "Giallo surprising" rappresenta l. a. continuazione, sebbene i due romanzi possano essere letti indipendentemente l'uno dall'altro.
By Charlotte MacLeod
When the doddering buyers of the Wilkins Museum discovered that dozens in their helpful masterworks were stolen and changed via forgeries, there has been nobody to show to yet Sarah Kelling and Max Bittersohn- the savviest paintings detectives of the Boston higher crust. Nabbing the crooks used to be effortless, yet discovering the lacking work has confirmed trickier. Years later, the collection's prized Titian continues to be misplaced, and the recent director, loudmouthed livestock baron Elwyn Fleesom Turbot, is getting impatient. And issues get much more frustrating whilst participants of his employees start to die.
It starts off whilst Dolores Tawne, the aged, bossy museum administrator, is stabbed during the base of her cranium with an old hatpin. contained in the lifeless woman's secure deposit field Sarah reveals clues to a conspiracy that stretches again many years and the way to cease the murders which are nonetheless to come.
"An over-the-top adventure." - Kirkus Reviews.
"If this can be your first assembly with Sarah Kelling, oh how I envy you!" - Margaret Maron, writer of The Buzzard Table.
"One of the main talented secret authors writing today." - Sojourner Magazine.
Charlotte MacLeod (1922-2005) was once an across the world bestselling writer of comfortable mysteries. Born in Canada, she moved to Boston as a baby, and lived in New England such a lot of her lifestyles. After graduating from collage, she made a occupation in advertisements, writing reproduction for the cease & store grocery store corporation earlier than relocating directly to Boston enterprise N. H. Miller & Co., the place she rose to the rank of vp. In her spare time, MacLeod wrote brief tales, and in 1964 released her first novel, a kid's publication referred to as "Mystery of the White Knight."
In "Rest You Merry" (1978), MacLeod brought Professor Peter Shandy, a horticulturist and novice sleuth whose adventures she could chronicle for 2 a long time. "The kinfolk Vault" (1979) marked the 1st visual appeal of her different best-known characters: the husband and spouse sleuthing group Sarah Kelling and Max Bittersohn, whom she till her final novel, "The Balloon Man," in 1998.
Georges Delson est un assureur fatigué d’à peine 50 ans. Un matin, il découvre avec stupéfaction que son corps a disparu ! definite qu’il dispose d’un super-pouvoir tombé du ciel, il abuse de son invisibilité... Ses maladresses attirent bientôt l’intérêt du magazine de Montréal et du SPVM. D’autres personnes, dont l’agent Jim Lambeer de l. a. CIA, prennent très au sérieux los angeles state of affairs et tentent de le capturer. Après quelques mois, craignant pour sa vie, Georges réalise que son super-pouvoir est plutôt une infirmité. À l’occasion du G7 de los angeles Malbaie, il décide de se livrer au most excellent ministre du Canada, afin de solliciter sa security. Bien entendu, tous ceux qui veulent l’attraper pour mettre los angeles major sur une supposée formule magique qui rend invisible se retrouvent au Manoir Richelieu, y compris l. a. policière montréalaise Stéphane Laroche, pour qui Georges éprouve des sentiments. Le eight juin, l’homme de Griffintown pénétrera dans l. a. forteresse charlevoisienne saturée de policiers et de militaires, sans être vu. Quatre jours plus tard… il sera le maître du monde !
MARKUS offre une histoire spectaculaire ! Écrit comme un movie ou une série télé, L’invité shock du G7 entraîne le lecteur dans los angeles direction effrénée de Georges Delson, sorte de Jason Bourne au cœur d’un movie de type surprise ! Les rebondissements s’enchaînent comme au cinéma jusqu’à los angeles dernière web page. Mais recognition… un invité shock peut en cacher un autre !
SEASON , half I: THE DARKNESS AND THE LIGHT
“She’s a sought after quantum terrorist, and she or he is not any longer a member of this agency.”
It’s been six weeks because the fact approximately QIA Agent Sarah Cunnington’s destiny crime got here to mild, and she’s nonetheless at the run. Pursued via the very company she labored for, Sarah needs to locate facts to exonerate herself and turn out who the genuine enemy is…
This variation includes of Episodes 1-9 of Season , in addition to an unique bonus Prologue.
Word count number: 112,000
On the skin, she is cool and on most sensible of every thing, yet inside of, she’s falling aside. She hates herself for mendacity, for dozing with Derrick, and he or she desires to be better—whatever that implies. yet outdated conduct are not easy to break.
Chance encounters lead her to query herself, with unforeseen effects. Her divorced mom and dad forge new relationships that she has to grapple with. Her buddies face painful trials of their personal lives, and there’s the hot guy.
Life feels complicated and uncontrolled. Amidst all this, can she repair herself?
Catherine Moolenschot writes with compassion and knowing, illuminating Megan’s frame of mind with perception fantastically written into the story.
By Jay Black
A cross-genre novel, Poppy combines components of crime, police procedural, detective, army, motion, suspense mystery, epic and literary fiction.
Content caution: This paintings examines the irony saw within the poppy’s use as a logo of army sacrifice within the British Commonwealth at a time while numerous of its militia occupied a state that might turn into the main profitable narco-state in international background. whereas its writer is cautious to specific gratitude and appreciate for the carrier, braveness and patriotism of the Canadian wrestle soldier, he recognizes a few may locate offense the place none is meant. includes a few profanity and scenes of violence. Reader discretion is advised.
She hardly took excitement in males; no time, nor did she deem it essential to do. It was once tough discovering a guy who understood her occupation ambitions and favored her accomplishments. a bit of of a loaner, she used to be content material at domestic on my own or out on events with family and friends in her spare time. She even familiarized herself with touring the realm by myself. with out purpose, she stumbles right into a dating that brings out the great and the undesirable of her personality. She starts off having trouble retaining friendships, blending enterprise with excitement and staying into bankruptcy dealings that aren't her quandary.
Unexplained habit spans one complete 12 months of Sara Bashir's lifestyles. The reader is brought to the pro and private lifetime of an ever altering personality. All relationships are placed to the final word attempt during this curler coaster tale of wealth, greed, deceit, lust and romance.
By Alan Bradley
In the wake of an unthinkable relatives tragedy, twelve-year-old Flavia de Luce is suffering to fill her empty days. For a wanted break out, Dogger, the dependable family members servant, indicates a boating journey for Flavia and her older sisters. As their punt drifts earlier the church the place a infamous vicar had lately dispatched 3 of his woman parishioners via spiking their communion wine with cyanide, Flavia, a professional chemist with a keenness for poisons, is ecstatic. without warning whatever grazes her hands as she dangles them within the water. She clamps down at the item, imagining herself Ernest Hemingway struggling with a marlin, and pulls up what she expects can be a massive fish. yet in Flavia’s grip is anything much better: a human head, connected to a human physique. If whatever may take Flavia’s brain off sorrow, it truly is fixing a murder—although person who could lead the younger sleuth to an early grave.
Praise for The Grave’s an outstanding and personal Place
“Flavia [is] irrepressible, precocious and indefatigable. . . . a complete new bankruptcy of Flavia’s lifestyles opens as she methods formative years. Will she turn into the Madame Curie of crime?”—Bookreporter
“Outstanding . . . As ordinary, Bradley makes his inconceivable sequence conceit paintings and relieves the plot’s inherent darkness with shrewdpermanent humor.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review)
“There’s just one Flavia. . . . sequence enthusiasts will expect the main points of this research, in addition to one final style of Flavia’s unorthodox relations life.”—Library Journal (starred review)
“Bradley’s unquenchable heroine brings ‘the most complex case I had ever encounter’ to a hugely gratifying end, with the promise of nonetheless brighter days ahead.”—Kirkus Reviews
Mai avrebbe immaginato che los angeles sua vita sarebbe cambiata radicalmente diventando un affiliato della mafia.
Rispettato dalla famiglia, temuto dai nemici.
Pronto a risolvere i problemi a modo suo.
Tratto dall'omonimo videogioco, immergiti nell'America criminale degli Anni '30 dove a misplaced Heaven l'unica cosa che conta è los angeles Famiglia.
By Margaret Miles
Spring, 1764. whereas the threat of smallpox stalks colonial Boston, a lot of the town seeks shelter within the burgeoning geographical region. Restful, bucolic Bracebridge is one such haven, and younger widow Charlotte Willett and her neighbor Richard Longfellow, scientist and gentleman farmer, host a handful of visitors present process the widely authorised approach of inoculation.
Yet almost immediately after the quarantine starts off, one of many sufferers is located lifeless and Charlotte and Richard are thrust right into a whirl of rumor, conjecture, and worry. What, if no longer smallpox, brought on the patient's premature death? Has the distraught healthcare professional liable whatever to hide? And who may need risked contagion to dedicate homicide? prior to those questions may be spoke back, one other surprising loss of life occurs.
Now, as a few superstitious townsfolk blame either the Pox and the satan, Charlotte and Richard are decided to stick with common sense and cause to the all too human resource of the matter. yet can they come on the fact ahead of one other sufferer is claimed?
From the Paperback edition.