By Its Cover (Commissario Guido Brunetti Mystery, #23)
by Donna Leon
By Its Cover is the much anticipated twenty-third instalment in Donna Leon's bestselling crime series, where Commissario Brunetti is better than ever as he addresses questions of worth and value alongside his ever-faithful team of Ispettore Vianello and Signorina Elettra. When several valuable antiquarian books go missing from a prestigious library in the heart of Venice, Commissario Brunetti is immediately called to the scene. The staff suspect an American researcher has stolen them, but for B...
Long Lost Friend (Molly and Jake's Adventures, #2)
by Marie and Jerry Perlet
One Good Turn (Jackson Brodie, #2)
by Kate Atkinson
It is summer, it is the Edinburgh Festival. People queuing for a lunchtime show witness a road-rage incident - an incident which changes the lives of everyone involved. Jackson Brodie, ex-army, ex-police, ex-private detective, is also an innocent bystander - until he becomes a suspect. With "Case Histories", Kate Atkinson showed how brilliantly she could explore the crime genre and make it her own. In "One Good Turn", she takes her masterful plotting one step further. Like a set of Russian dolls...
by Raymond Khoury
Une équipe de télévision effectue un reportage en direct sur les conséquences du réchauffement climatique en Antarctique. Le monde assiste ainsi à l'apparition d'une immense sphère de lumière qui se volatilise au bout de quelques minutes. Tandis que tous essaient de comprendre le sens du phénomène, en Egypte, un moine reconnaît le signe. La journaliste Gracie Logan décide de partir à sa rencontre.
Bryant & May - Wild Chamber (Peculiar Crimes Unit, #14) (Bryant and May)
by Christopher Fowler
Our story begins at the end of an investigation, as the members of London's Peculiar Crimes Unit race to catch a killer near London Bridge Station in the rain, not realising that they’re about to cause a bizarre accident just yards away from the crime scene. And it will have repercussions for them all…One year later, in an exclusive London crescent, a woman walks her dog – but she’s being watched. When she’s found dead, the Peculiar Crimes Unit is called in to investigate. Why? Because the metho...
Rupture (Dark Iceland, #4)
by Ragnar Jonasson
1955. Two young couples move to the uninhabited, isolated fjord of Hedinsfjoerdur. Their stay ends abruptly when one of the women meets her death in mysterious circumstances. The case is never solved. Fifty years later an old photograph comes to light, and it becomes clear that the couples may not have been alone on the fjord after all... In nearby Siglufjoerdur, young policeman Ari Thor tries to piece together what really happened that fateful night, in a town where no one wants to know, wher...
Four Max Carrados Detective Stories - Ernest Bramah (ANNOTATED) [Penguin Classics] Unabridged
by Ernest Bramah
My Soul to Take (Thora Gudmundsdottir, #2)
by Yrsa Sigurdardottir
If I die before I wake. A grisly murder is committed at a health resort situated in a recently renovated farmhouse, which turns out to be notorious for being haunted. Attorney Thora Gudmundsdottir is called upon by the owner of the resort - the prime suspect in the case - to represent him. Her investigations uncover some very disturbing occurrences at the farm decades earlier - things that have never before seen the light of day...MY SOUL TO TAKE is a chilling, dark and witty crime novel, and a...
A Poison of Passengers (Hilary Manningham-Butler, #4)
by Jack Treby
Death in Springtime (Marshal Guarnaccia Investigation, #3) (A Florentine Mystery, #3)
by Magdalen Nabb
Italian law forbids paying ransom to criminals, and Marshal Guarnaccia must find the missing girl before her kidnappers decide to end her life. Two foreign girls are abducted from a Florence piazza in broad daylight. The unusual March snowfall has distracted everyone, even the marshal, who is unsure of what he has actually witnessed. One of the girls turns up in a village in the Chianti, claiming the kidnappers have released her to propose a ransom for the other victim. But the marshal thinks s...