Download E-books America's Dreyfus: The Case Nixon Rigged PDF

Each American schoolchild is aware of the crimes of Alger Hiss, a guy whose very identify jewelry with villainy. Communist, undercover agent, perjurer – all of those accusations have been bandied round in public and ended in Hiss’s downfall. outdoor the USA, Alger Hiss is much less recognized, however the guy who triggered Hiss’s downfall, Richard Nixon, grew to become infamous due to his personal crimes in govt.

Now, prize-winning thriller-writer Joan Brady has written a strong publication which demolishes the proof opposed to Hiss and indicates how Nixon manipulated the click and public by means of forging proof and driving roughshod over Hiss’s rights. learn for her booklet a protracted friendship with Hiss after his liberate from felony, and her interest became to outrage whilst she found how he have been handled. yet why may Nixon rig this sort of case? Brady explains that he had to identify anti-communist credentials at a time of Red-hunting hysteria within the US on the time he was once status as a right-wing candidate, and Hiss used to be his scapegoat, simply as Alfred Dreyfus in France in 1894 was once convicted of espionage on a wave of anti-semitism. Dreyfus used to be finally cleared of his crimes; Alger Hiss by no means has been.

Brady attracts robust parallels with this day, with the warfare on terrorism occasionally getting used to silence or threaten critics of presidency regulations within the US and the united kingdom. Written in a bright and private sort, America’s Dreyfus reads like a one in every of Brady’s thrillers, even though each be aware is right.

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Download E-books Spare Change (Sunny Randall) PDF

By Robert B. Parker

Boston P.I. Sunny Randall joins forces with crucial guy in her life—her father—to crack a thirty-year-old case.

When a serial assassin dubbed “The Spare switch Killer” through the Boston press surfaces after 3 many years in hiding, the police instantly hunt down the cop, now retired, who headed the unique job strength: Phil Randall. As a sharp-eyed investigator and a doting guardian (“You’re shrewdpermanent. You’re tricky . . . You, too, are a paradigm of legislations enforcement- perfection, and you’re my kid”), Phil calls on his daughter Sunny to assist seize the felony who eluded him such a lot of years before.

After interviewing only a handful of suspects, Sunny is sure that she’s discovered her guy. notwithstanding she has no proof opposed to Bob Johnson, she trusts her instinct. and he or she is aware the facility she has over him—she can believe the skittishness and sexual rigidity that he radiates whilst he’s round her—but convincing her father and the remainder of the duty strength is a distinct story.

When the killer moves a moment time and a 3rd, the murders take a macabre flip, as, eerily, the sufferers each one resemble Sunny. whereas her father pressures her to drop the case, her have to create a capture to seize her killer grows.

In a compelling video game of cat-and-mouse, Sunny Randall makes use of all her talents to attract out her prey, knowing too past due that she’s environment herself as much as turn into the following sufferer.

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Download E-books Overture to Death: Inspector Roderick Alleyn #8 (Inspectr Roderick Alleyn) PDF

It’s homicide within the little English village, however the neighborhood spinsters, leave out Campanula, the sufferer, and leave out Prentice, her buddy who can have been the meant sufferer, are usually not precisely the liked little previous women of tune and tale. They have been (and are) waspish, gossiping snobs, passionate basically approximately their very own narrowly outlined religion….and, maybe, in regards to the neighborhood vicar. yet might they've been sufficiently disagreeable to impress a assassin?

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Download E-books The Chalice of Blood: A Mystery of Ancient Ireland (Mysteries of Ancient Ireland) PDF

By Peter Tremayne

"If there's somebody who has emerged from the crowded box of medieval mysteries to take where of the overdue Ellis Peters, it really is Peter Tremayne." --Denver put up on grasp of Souls

Ireland advert 670: whilst an eminent student is located murdered in his phone within the Abbey of Lios Mor, worry spreads between his brethren. His door used to be secured from the interior, with out different technique of go out. How did the assassin break out? And what used to be the content material of the manuscripts it sounds as if stolen from the scholar's room?

Abbot Iarnla insists on sending for Sister Fidelma and her spouse Brother Eadulf to enquire the killing. yet even earlier than they achieve the abbey partitions, there's an try on their lives. because the secret deepens, Fidelma and Eadulf should also strive against with difficulties in their personal, difficulties which threaten to split them forever...

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Download E-books Live to See Tomorrow (Catherine Ling) PDF

By Iris Johansen

Catherine Ling is likely one of the CIA's such a lot prized operatives. Raised at the unforgiving streets of Hong Kong, she used to be pulled into the employer on the age of fourteen, already having accrued extra perception and secrets and techniques than the main pro execs in her international. If lifestyles has taught her whatever, it's not to get hooked up, yet there are exceptions to that rule: her son Luke and her mentor Hu Chang. whilst Luke was once abducted on the age of 2, it approximately broke her. Now, 9 years later, her son has astonishingly been lower back to her and Catherine vows by no means to fail him back. but if her task pulls her clear of domestic, she is dependent upon the bright and lethal Hu Chang to defend Luke in her absence. Now Erin Sullivan, an American journalist with mysterious ties to Hu Chang, has been abducted in Tibet. If Catherine does not comply with spearhead the CIA rescue venture, she is aware that Hu Chang himself will cross, achieveable she cannot chance. yet she is going to be dealing with a monster whose crimes stretch again 40 years, consistently eluding the CIA. And the activity grows much more advanced while Catherine meets Richard Cameron, a meant best friend who is basically now not telling all he understands. Their appeal is instant, yet Catherine is not in any respect yes that he may be depended on. If she is going to rescue this journalist with a narrative worthy killing for, she'll have to continue Cameron very shut. From the treacherous panorama of the Himalayas to the twisting again alleys of San Francisco, the clock is ticking for Catherine and people she loves such a lot. At each flip she faces a ruthless enemy who's made up our minds to maintain the reality buried, no matter if it implies that none of them stay to work out the following day, during this novel from bestseller Iris Johansen.

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Download E-books The Sudden Arrival of Violence (The Glasgow Trilogy) PDF

By Malcolm Mackay

It starts with deaths: a money-man and a grass. Deaths that provide a distinct chance to a guy like Calum MacLean. a guy who has ultimately had adequate of killing.

in the meantime of Glasgow's largest legal firms are at quiet, lethal struggle with each other. And as Detective Michael Fisher is familiar with, the largest - and bloodiest - manoeuvres are but to come back . . .

the lovely end to Malcolm Mackay's lauded Glasgow Trilogy, The surprising Arrival of Violence will go back readers to the city's underworld: a spot of darkish explanations, risky allegiances and inescapable violence . . .

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Just like the type of autos they do not make anymore and the type of songs they do not sing, the novels of George Pelecanos have the fashion, rhythm and muscle of classics. SHOEDOG is classic Pelecanos: a story that throbs with soul and pulsates with menace.

Constantine was once born in D.C., and has been touring the area ever since-finding every little thing yet a house. Randolph has stayed during this urban each day, promoting sneakers in a downtown shop, taking good care of girls who lie approximately their sizes and infrequently healthy him into their beds. Now those strangers, one white, one black, have come jointly in a criminal's audacious plan. With 5 companions and the hit able to cross down, Constantine does not comprehend the treacheries, feuds and fantasies swirling round him-and he is fallen for a girl who merely doubles his danger. yet Randolph, a self-confessed "shoedog," can scent hassle a mile away. And while the taking pictures begins, he will supply Constantine an opportunity to live-or die the place he was once born.

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Download E-books The Wicked Girls: A Novel PDF

By Alex Marwood

The Edgar Award-winning mental mystery that asks the query: How good are you able to comprehend anyone?

On a fateful summer time morning in 1986, eleven-year-old ladies meet for the 1st time. through the tip of the day, they're going to either be charged with homicide. Twenty-five years later, journalist Kirsty Lindsay is reporting on a sequence of sickening assaults on younger lady travelers in a seashore holiday city while her research leads her to interview carnival purifier Amber Gordon. For Kirsty and Amber, it’s the 1st time they’ve visible one another considering the fact that that darkish day such a lot of years in the past. Now with new, enormously assorted lives—and unknowing households to protect—will they truly manage to preserve their depraved mystery hidden?

Gripping and fast moving, with an finishing that might stick with you lengthy after you’ve learn it, The depraved Girls will entice enthusiasts of Laura Lippman,  Liane Moriarty, and Tana French.

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The first novel in a groundbreaking foreign mystery trilogy a couple of lethal online game that blurs the road among truth and fiction.

Follow the principles and everyone will get harm . . .

One Sunday morning after an extended evening of partying, Henrik “HP” Pettersson, a slacker with loads of ego and intensely little impulse regulate, unearths a cellular phone of an surprising make on a commuter educate. via insisting and a little bit uncanny messages that confer with him through identify, the telephone invitations him to play a online game. HP accepts with out hesitation.

The principles are that HP needs to whole initiatives that diversity from infantile pranks to felony acts, as allotted via the mysterious online game grasp. HP is the appropriate contender—alienated from society, without morals, and determined for status. His crowning glory of the assignments are filmed and uploaded onto a safe server the place audience fee the gamers’ performances.

The video game begins out innocently sufficient after which turns into more and more dicy, threatening the protection of somebody with regards to HP. he's decided to turn into a megastar, but if the darkish and tragic secrets and techniques of his family’s prior are at stake, HP needs to make a selection. Will he endure the humiliation of defeat, or will the necessity to win push him to the limit—no subject the fee?

First in a fast paced and riveting trilogy, online game will go away you guessing. keep on with the principles, and everybody will get damage . . .

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