Download E-books Encyclopedia Brown Gets His Man PDF

By Donald J. Sobol

Leroy Brown, aka Encyclopedia Brown, is Idaville neighborhood’s ten-year-old superstar detective. With an uncanny knack for trivialities, he solves mysteries for the local childrens via his personal detective employer. yet his dad additionally occurs to be the manager of the Idaville police division, and each evening round the dinner desk, Encyclopedia is helping him remedy his so much baffling crimes. And with ten confounding mysteries in every one ebook, not just does Encyclopedia have an opportunity to unravel them, however the reader is given the entire clues to boot. Interactive and chock jam-packed with attention-grabbing bits of information—it’s vintage Encyclopedia Brown!

“I enjoyed Encyclopedia Brown as a kid.”—Junot Diaz, Pulitzer Prize-winning writer of The short Wondrous lifetime of Oscar Wao

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Download E-books The Merchant's Partner (Knights Templar series) PDF

By Michael Jecks

The Knights Templar

They had all joined taking 3 vows: poverty, chastity, and obedience…for they have been priests: warrior priests, devoted to theprotection of pilgrims within the Holy Land -- until eventually tales unfold by way of anavaricious king who sought after their wealth for his personal destroyed the order.

There used to be one knight, despite the fact that, who escaped the stake, vowing justiceas he watched his blameless brothers die.

A Dastardly Deed

When the mutilated physique of midwife and healer Agatha Kyteler is came across in a hedge one frozen wintry morning, it at the start seems the shortcoming of clues will render the crime unsolvable -- till a nervous neighborhood early life inexplicably flees his village and a hue and cry is raised. Sir Baldwin Furnshill, as soon as a Knight Templar, although, has doubts in regards to the boy’s guilt, and enlists pal and bailiff of Lydford fortress, Simon Puttock, looking for a assassin. yet what they search lies someplace at the darker facet of the village of Wefford, underneath layers of jealousy, suspicion, and hatred -- and the buried fact may possibly turn out deadly to someone who disturbs it.

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Download E-books Graverobbers Wanted (No Experience Necessary) (An Andrew Mayhem Thriller) PDF

By Jeff Strand

The 1st ebook within the wildly well known sequence of horror/comedy novels that includes Andrew Mayhem!

When you’re determined for cash, trying to find a bit event, and aren’t the main liable individual on the planet, you could prove performing some outrageous issues. that's how Andrew Mayhem, a married father of 2, finally ends up accepting $20,000 to discover a key…a key buried with a physique in a shallow grave.

But what he unearths within the grave isn’t relatively what he anticipated, and what starts as an easy night of morally questionable handbook exertions becomes a very good distance to die. Andrew reveals himself investigating a homicide whereas pressured right into a weird and wonderful video game of wits and braveness performed via an unseen killer with a twisted humorousness. It’s a online game that might contain him with a gaggle of filmmakers often called Ghoulish Delights, who're hiding a mystery that would attempt each final little bit of Andrew’s nerve to discover.

And it’s very unlikely to discover a babysitter.

"No writer operating this present day comes as regards to Jeff Strand's excellent mix of comedy and terror." -- Cemetery Dance

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Download E-books Sins of the Blood (Sister Frevisse Medieval Mysteries) PDF

By Margaret Frazer


Sins of the Blood collects 3 vintage stories of Dame Frevisse: "The Witch's Tale", "The Midwife's Tale", and "The Stone-Worker's Tale".

This Kindle unique additionally includes "A Guided journey of St. Frideswide" - an intimate peek into the glorious, medieval global of the multiplty Edgar-nominated secret series.

"Exquisitely written... a perfectly researched medieval secret series!" - Publisher's Weekly


Witchcraft has come to the peaceable village close to St. Frideswide, and its foul contact is remarkable down these closest to the church. Can Dame Frevisse thwart the servants of the satan earlier than the hellfire of anxiety sears the souls of the devoted? Or is there extra to this magic than meets the eye?


"Sisters! get back! Please do not go away us yet!"

Cisily Fisher has died in childbirth and now the village of Priors Byfield is held in a grip of worry. Can Dame Frevisse locate the foundation of distress at the back of a murderer's sin ahead of the subsequent deadly blow falls? Or will the village be misplaced in a hue and cry of terror? The gentling contact of the midwife might calm the tortured soul... or supply delivery to a sour death.


When Frevisse is given bishop-pardoned depart to go to her cousin Alice at Ewelme, she is enchanted by way of the paintings of the sculptor Simon Maye. yet Simon is enchanted via the wonderful thing about Elyn, one in every of Alice's girls in ready. Clandestine conferences have given option to sinful lust, and now the 2 enthusiasts have disappeared. The servants whisper that the fanatics have eloped, and secretly pine for the eagerness to do an identical. girl Alice believes her sculptor has been stolen away by means of jealous opponents and rages on the injustice. yet Frevisse by myself suspects there is a few darker fact in the back of the nighttime vanishing...


And so we flip to St. Frideswide's in rural northern Oxfordshire. Imaginary, convinced, yet absolutely learned as a regular position very like many others universal throughout England in either rural and concrete settings via the 1400s. A filthy rich widow based it within the 1300s, observed to its starting, and endowed it with lands and different source of revenue to maintain it - unluckily, now not so totally as she meant to do ahead of she died...


"Dame Frevisse, the pious and perceptive nun provides concentration to this sober series... [Frazer] indicates a meticulous aspect that speaks of reliable scholarship and a sympathetic imagination." - New York instances e-book Review

"Once you start to learn this sequence, you'll want to persist with your new pals to the tip in their own story." - Cross element ebook Reviews

"Everything approximately it bespeaks caliber and care... Frazer attracts us right into a medieval village in England with a narrative of lust, greed, and murder." - St. Paul Pioneer Press

"Sister Frevisse is a stalwart, beautiful sleuth." - Mostly Murder

"Truly surprising scenes and mental twists." - Mystery Loves Company
"Frazer makes use of her vast wisdom of the interval to create an strange plot ... beautiful characters and crisp writing." - Los Angeles Times

Twice nominated for the Minnesota booklet Award.
Twice nominated for the Edgar Award.
A Romantic occasions most sensible choose.

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Download E-books The Investigation PDF

By Jung-myung Lee

Fukuoka felony, 1944. past the felony partitions the warfare rages; inside of a guy is located brutally murdered. Watanabe, a tender safeguard with a keenness for studying, is tasked with discovering the killer. The sufferer, Sugiyama – additionally a safeguard – was once feared and despised during the felony and investigations have slightly all started whilst a robust inmate confesses. yet Watanabe is unconvinced; and as he interrogates either the suspect and Yun Dong-ju, a skilled Korean poet, he starts to understand that the fearsome defend used to be now not all he . . . As Watanabe unravels Sugiyama’s ultimate months, he starts off to find what's rather happening inside of this darkish and violent establishment, which few inmates continue to exist: a guy who will cease at not anything to dig his solution to freedom; a governor whose greed is familiar with no limits; a bit woman whose kite reveals her an not going pal. And Yun Dong-ju – the poet whose works carry such good looks they could holiday the toughest of hearts. because the conflict strikes in the direction of its devastating shut and bombs rain down upon the legal, Watanabe realises that he needs to be able to guard Yun Dong-ju, it doesn't matter what it takes. His This choice will lead the younger safeguard again to the research – the place he'll find a devastating fact . . .

Literary Awards
Independent international Fiction Prize Nominee for Longlist (2015)

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Download E-books Mrs Harris Goes to Moscow PDF

By Paul Gallico

Accountable for cleansing the houses of the wealthy, Mrs Harris is a humble charlady with a knack for placing issues so as at any place she is going. whilst, a lot to her shock, she wins a visit for 2 past the Iron Curtain, she has no notion of the journey that lies prior to her.

Ever the dependable servant, in spite of the fact that, Mrs Harris (accompanied via her dependable good friend Mrs Butterfield) believes it in basic terms correct that others take advantage of her success to boot. With a mink coat in brain for Mrs Butterfield, she additionally hopes to exploit their 'oliday to reignite a misplaced romance among her lovelorn company and a Russian lady he had enjoyed years in the past. regrettably, the discreet passing of records is an job that could land even the main well-intentioned charlady in scorching water with the KGB...

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Download E-books Final Curtain: Roderick Alleyn #14 (Roderick Alleyn Mysteries) PDF

A scrumptious, vintage country-house secret. Sir Henry Ancred, a celebrated Shakespearian actor, has prepared to have his portrait painted via Agatha Troy spouse of Inspector Roderick Alleyn. She’s really completely satisfied to be stepping out of Alleyn's shadow, and while Ancred is killed at his personal party, Troy attempts sleuthing on her personal. yet she’s acquired a relatives filled with suspects to cope with, and is happy finally handy issues over to Alleyn.

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Download E-books Frequent Hearses (Gervase Fen, Book 7) PDF

By Edmund Crispin

Title note: unique identify Frequent Hearses (Classic Crime)
Publish 12 months note: initially released in 1950

Stars, Starlets, Floozies and factotums to the movie world-Gervase, Fen suspects them all... Gervase Fen is extra at domestic in his ivory tower than in a London movie studio, yet homicide can ensue wherever, and aspiring actress Gloria Scott's suicide certainly feels like homicide. Oxford don Gervase Fen is on the movie studios to recommend a few movie biography of Alexander Pope. Gloria Scott seems to have had little reason behind eager to kill herself through leaping off Waterloo bridge, yet somebody has taken nice pains to conceal Gloria's genuine id, and Gervase Fen's detective nostril starts off to twitch.

When a lecherous cameraman is poisonded earlier than his very eyes, Fen unearths himself 'consulting' on a much more popular subject: homicide.

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