Category: Women Sleuths
By Emma Miller
Rachel didn’t be aware of Daniel Fisher good, however it nonetheless comes as a surprise whilst her fiancé, a kingdom trooper, tells her that the younger Amish man’s demise would possibly not were a searching twist of fate. The police think he used to be murdered and so they want Rachel’s aid telling the relations. but if she does, they don’t look disillusioned or perhaps stunned. much more unsettling, Daniel’s brother-in-law confesses—while his mom begs Rachel to turn out his innocence. yet why could he provide a fake confession? who's he attempting to guard?
As Rachel’s look for solutions overshadows her marriage ceremony plans, rumors swirl that she would possibly not appear on the altar—and that Daniel wasn’t as upstanding as he appeared. whereas the record of people that sought after him lifeless grows, Rachel is stuck within the killer’s crosshairs, and if she’s no longer cautious, it can be greater than her ft that flip chilly . . .
Praise for the Amish secret series
“An very good addition to the Amish secret subgenre.”—Library Journal
“An intriguing story of puzzle, love, and danger.”—Booklist
“A well-informed check out the tranquil global of the Amish with a reasonably edgy puzzler.”
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By Sara Blædel,Marieke Heimburger
By John DeDakis
From the small city environs of Wisconsin to the traditional towns and mountains of Peru, the intrepid reporter for The Pine Bluff general
is freshly embroiled in one other story of intrigue – the mysterious demise of the daughter of her boss -- the place Lark shockingly turns into a target.
“Lark Chadwick is my hero! a real investigative reporter in each feel of the note. Lark jogs my memory of me within the early days of my profession, pushed by means of interest and the necessity to resolve real and compelling tales. It’s no shock that veteran journalist John DeDakis so competently depicts the lifestyles and paintings of a reporter and the way a sophisticated secret will get solved. yet how DeDakis can so correctly write from a woman’s perspective - with the entire intrinsic interest, emotion and fervour - is little short of excellent. the general public infrequently will get a glimpse of what an investigative reporter’s lifestyles is like: the curiosity-propelled pursuit of a narrative, the loneliness and the inherent risk in lots of assignments. That’s the true untold story of ways significant journalism will get to the general public. i need extra Lark Chadwick adventures!”
Author and Investigative Journalist
By Maia Chance
It’s leaf-peeping season in Naneda, manhattan, and Agnes Blythe has settled into aiding her eccentric nice Aunt Effie fix the Stagecoach resort. it sort of feels not anything can shatter the golden idyll—or the ka-ching of money registers—until a mechanic at Hatch car is located bludgeoned to loss of life with a wrench.
Sweeping into motion, Agnes and Aunt Effie are at the scene, while a tourist-laden motor trainer breaks down outdoors of city. The Stagecoach resort isn’t precisely prepared for visitors, yet Agnes and Effie conform to absorb a gaggle of seniors whereas they watch for maintenance. yet then, Agnes reveals herself pulled into the research while she learns her new boyfriend, beautiful Otis Hatch, is the Naneda Police Department’s major suspect.
With our bodies falling swifter than the foliage, Agnes needs to glance through the extra doable suspects and transparent Otis’s identify of homicide in Bad Neighbors, the fascinating moment Agnes and Effie secret from nationwide bestselling writer Maia Chance.
By Nell Hampton
The stylish Orangery at Kensington Palace is the precise surroundings for the bridal bathe of Carrie Ann Cole’s top friend’s sister. own chef to the royal relatives, Carrie Ann’s pie subject matter is of course profitable. yet a waiter later keels over lifeless into the lemon meringue pie she leaves as a thank-you to the workers and Carrie Ann realizes that someone slipped a mickey into that meringue.
Her floury fingerprints are in all places that pie and the experts suspect her misery is a cover-up for homicide. Carrie Ann needs to got down to transparent her identify if she desires to remain at her dream activity from now on. yet all too quickly, one other physique drops within the Orangery. This time, it’s the Orangery chef.
Murder won’t crimp her type, and as our bodies pile up, Carrie Ann uncovers palace intrigue, London nightlife, and British pies scouring for the killer in Lord of the Pies, the witty follow-up to Nell Hampton’s Kale to the Queen.
By Pierre Martin
Im Dörfchen Fragolin in der Provence herrscht Urlaubsstimmung, Kommissarin Isabelle Bonnet genießt das süße Nichtstun und das ein oder andere Glas Rosé zu frischem Olivenbrot. Eine Abendeinladung, zu der sie den Kunstsammler Rouven Mardrinac begleitet, könnte das Sahnehäubchen auf der Aprikosen-Tarte sein. Doch Rouven brüskiert die Gastgeber schon nach wenigen Minuten mit der Behauptung, der stolz zur Schau gestellte Matisse sei eine Fälschung. Ein eilig herbei gerufener Sachverständiger macht mit Hilfe raffinierter Technik eine schockierende Entdeckung: Unter der Oberfläche des Bildes verbirgt sich ein verzweifelter Hilferuf!
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By Gail Bowen
In the frightening beginning paragraph of A Killing Spring, Reed Gallagher, the pinnacle of the varsity of Journalism on the collage the place Joanne Kilbourn teaches, is located useless in a seedy rooming condo. he's wearing women’s underwear, with an electrical twine round his neck. Suicide, the police say. a transparent case of unintended suicide. yet for Joanne, who takes at the thankless job of breaking the inside track to Gallagher’s spouse, this loss of life is simply the 1st in a chain of misfortunes that rock her lifestyles, either specialist and personal.
A few days after Gallagher’s dying, the college of Journalism is vandalized – its places of work and pcs are trashed, and homophobic graffiti are sprayed in all places. Then an unattractive and unpopular journalism scholar in Joanne’s politics category stops coming to college after complaining to an unbelieving Joanne that she’s being sexually burdened. in actual fact, all isn't really besides on the college as Joanne had proposal. neither is all good in her love existence after the informal racism of a stranger drives a wedge among Joanne and her lover, Inspector Alex Kequahtooway. To make issues worse, Joanne is unceremoniously fired through her ally from the weekly political panel on Nationtv, which she’s being doing for years.
Badly shaken by means of those calamities, Joanne struggles to hold cheerfully on. motion, she is familiar with, is best for her than moping. She makes a decision to determine why her pupil has stopped coming to classification, and in doing so, Joanne steps unknowingly into an on-campus international of worry and deceit and murder.
From the Hardcover edition.
By Jana DeLeon
Nine years in the past, the police came upon Shaye Archer wandering within the French area, overwhelmed and abused and with out reminiscence of the former fifteen years, now not even her identify. Now, at twenty-four, Shaye is a certified deepest investigator, decided to get solutions for her consumers while the police can’t aid. yet her final case exposed greater than someone expected, and items of Shaye’s lacking earlier have surfaced with unforeseen consequences.
She’s commencing to remember.
Will Shaye release the secrets and techniques buried deep in her brain? And extra importantly, can she deal with the reality if she does?
By Susan Wittig Albert
Max Mantel, the killer McQuaid placed away years in the past, has busted out of the Huntsville felony and looks to be headed for Pecan Springs. McQuaid is aware there’s just one technique to cease the vengeful convict—set a seize with himself as bait.
China desires to remain through her husband’s aspect and hold him from damage. yet McQuaid insists that she get out of city and visit the final probability Olive Ranch, the place she’s agreed to educate a workshop on herbs.
while China and her ally arrive on the ranch, she learns the landlord, Maddie Haskell, has her personal problems. She inherited the ranch and olive oil enterprise from the past due matriarch, Eliza Butler, yet Eliza’s nephew is contesting the desire.
whereas China throws herself into supporting Maddie, McQuaid’s plan backfires while Mantel executes a countermove he by no means observed coming. Now McQuaid’s existence isn't the just one at stake—and this time may possibly fairly be his last chance...
By Joan Boswell
The starter’s gun explodes, and Hollis provide excitedly starts off her first actual marathon race, basically to stumble shortly over a physique mendacity within the highway, the physique of the Reverend Paul Robertson, her soon-to-be ex-husband. while the weigh down of runners passes and the medics arrive, it turns into transparent that the Reverend has now not collapsed from the rigours of the race, yet has been brutally stabbed. even if Hollis has emotionally distanced herself from her husband your time in the past, her problem now - sooner than the police make her, because the estranged spouse, the top suspect - is to determine who, between his many detractors, might hate the Reverend sufficient to stay a knife in his again. may well it's a parishioner at his church who dislikes his activist stance in the direction of homosexual marriage? might it's one afflicted soul one of many who've sought his mental counselling after which came upon themselves laid naked within the Reverend’s newest e-book? Or may or not it's the indignant husband of 1 of the church women whom the captivating Reverend has bedded? As Hollis and Detective Rhona Simpson probe the secretive lifetime of Paul Robertson, they detect a number of reasons for hatred and homicide. because the assassin comes after Hollis herself, the answer to his homicide takes at the urgency of lifestyles and death.