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The Convicts

The Convicts

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Language: English

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In 1983, a robot malfunction creates havoc and terror for unsuspecting vacationers at a futuristic, adult-themed amusement park. John Evelyn Thorndyke was unique in the annals of crime fiction. Author, title, webcat link, cover image and summary for about 20 books, by Ross King, Raymond Khoury, Ian Caldwell, Umberto Eco, John Case, Lynn Sholes, et al. Funny, witty and endlessly thrilling, Hack is a seriously accomplished contemporary crime novel you won’t want to put down.” – Bookshelf Butterfly “HACK is as dark and gritty as it is funny.

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Marley Z and the Bloodstained Violin

Marley Z and the Bloodstained Violin

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Language: English

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At the burial of his old friend Magnus Tait, Jimmy Perez watches the mud and water smash through a croft house. Set at the start of World War II, during a period where Turkey and Britain have signed a security pact, an ordinary Englishman gets caught up in a variety of espionage intrigues. "Journey Into Fear" was adapted for the silver screen in 1943 by Joseph Cottom, starring Orson Welles as Colonel Haki. "The Light of Day," which is about a conman who gets entangled in a heist with jewelry thieves in the Topkapi Museum, was published in 1962, and was adapted into the cult-classic film "Topkapi" directed by Jules Dassin two years later.

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Oak Island Revenge: A Jonah Morgan Mystery (Jonah Morgan

Oak Island Revenge: A Jonah Morgan Mystery (Jonah Morgan

Format: Paperback

Language: English

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Size: 13.71 MB

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From Booklist: "Adam Miller, fresh from a stint as a war crimes investigator in Frankfurt, arrives in Vienna to visit his globe-trotting mother, who is holding tenuously to the remains of her fortune and embarking on an autumnal romance with a Venetian doctor whose wartime associations with the Nazis remain troubling if obscure. The genre is an unusual one in that, more than any other type of literature, it provides a mirror on the society, country or region in which the mystery is set.

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The Yellowcake Conspiracy

The Yellowcake Conspiracy

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Language: English

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This was Laura Lippman's breakout novel, the one that put her on the path towards literary superstardom. Cops and lawyers and the odd freelance avenger (Lee Child’s Jack Reacher) are about all that’s left. When the killer kidnaps McKenna's girlfriend and plans to burn her in a giant fire called a "Blowup," it looks like McKenna and his dog Spot will need a miracle to save her from the monster fire. This genteel who-done-it has much the same appeal as Southern Living (the magazine) along with some quirky characters and entertaining situations.

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Blonde of the Joke, The

Blonde of the Joke, The

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Language: English

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Dead Until Dark is the first book in Charlaine Harris' Southern Vampire series, which inspired the HBO TV series True Blood. But, according to Fiedler, it was also up to the critics to reassess already existing literature. We've updated our privacy and cookies policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data, including how we use cookies and similar technologies ("cookies") to help give you the best experience on our site and to show you relevant advertising.

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Fight Game

Fight Game

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Language: English

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And when she asked for definitions from some author friends we have these: – Thriller writer Allan Leverone, “The definition I like best is this: In a mystery, the crime has already been committed, but the hero and the reader must figure out by whom. Through the Devane books, I�ve tried to explore controversial legal issues from different viewpoints as well. Available for free download in MP3 or to listen online. "Step into the world of Inspector Jack Calverley who spends his time reviewing cases, new and old, solved and unsolved, intriguing and sometimes shocking.

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Divine Madness (CHERUB)

Divine Madness (CHERUB)

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Language: English

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Size: 13.49 MB

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Jamaica Wild, BLM field employee stationed in northern New Mexico is chasing a mountain lion that attacked a flock of sheep when she finds a desecrated murdered body in the church of a long abandoned Indian school. At that point, I dramatically flung the book against the wall (something I've always wanted to do) and said, in my best Rhett Butler voice, "Frankly, Stieg, I don't give a damn!" As you can see, the Internet contains a massive amount of content on the subject of crime, which can be used both to stimulate new ideas and as background materials for creating a more believable fictional crime.

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Surfer Girl (Volume 1)

Surfer Girl (Volume 1)

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Language: English

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He helped to shape the modern-day thriller genre, beginning with his early silent film The Lodger (1927), a suspenseful Jack-the-Ripper story, followed by his next thriller Blackmail (1929), his first sound film (but also released in a silent version). Viewing the downloads requires their Web Viewer (free) which is clean as far as I can tell. Dir: Oliver Stone With: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Shailene Woodley, Melissa Leo Biography

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Conspiracy 365: October

Conspiracy 365: October

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Language: English

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In this first novel set on Martha’s Vineyard, Ranjit Singh is illegally occupying the empty summer house of an African-American U. When William is disappointed that his mother's boyfriend stands him up for a fishing expedition his resourceful twelve-year-old sister, Annie decides to take him. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's first twelve Sherlock Holmes short stories published individually by the British Strand Magazine in July of 1981. In short, if it "thrills", it is a thriller.

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A Study in Charlotte (Charlotte Holmes Novel)

A Study in Charlotte (Charlotte Holmes Novel)

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

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Size: 9.97 MB

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Note: In our list we have included books from authors based in Netherlands as well as Dutch part of Belgium. by Saskia Noort: When Evert dies in his burning villa, everything points to suicide. I used to turn up for book signings and meetings late or sleep deprived and feeling like a zombie; and I have wasted parts of my holidays too tired for the activities. Murder, extortion, robbery (banks, stagecoaches, trains, Wells Fargo offices, you name it), kidnapping and rustling, that's what.

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