By Laura Bradley
Make an appointment for intrigue at Reyn Marten Sawyer'shair salon Outrageous, flirtatious, and as colourful as a magenta mohawk, Reyn tracks twisted crimes, untangles tight knots, and not, ever leaves free ends. anyone in actual fact intended company after they specified San Antonio's hair salon king, Ricardo, who was once fatally stabbed with a distinctive weapon: a pointy plastic hair choose. Reyn had loaned Ricardo the instrument -- and now she's not just mourning her good friend and mentor's homicide: she's additionally a suspect. And within the eyes of attractive detective Jackson Scythe, she's one desirable stylist who may still drop her insistent sleuthing like a scorching curler. yet Reyn's wound a bit too tight to stick out of the thick of items, together with teasing and taming the stubbornly unmarried Scythe whereas taking brief cuts to capture a killer -- and uncovering the prior of a useless guy, whose secrets and techniques will make Reyn's hair curl....
By Deborah Donnelly
You are cordially invited. . . . Don’t leave out beginner detective Carnegie Kincaid, professional in all issues matrimony and homicide, within the Hallmark unique movie Wedding Planner Mystery on Hallmark videos & Mysteries!
TO live to tell the tale the marriage OF THE SEASON . . .
marriage ceremony planner Carnegie Kincaid can suppose the warmth while she reunites with an past love within the prosperous hotel neighborhood of solar Valley—but good-looking smoke jumper Jack Packard is set to marry Carnegie’s former ally, now a well-known television actress. With a star-studded rite to tug off, a noncommittal boyfriend again in Seattle, and a supercilious Frenchman barking orders, Carnegie has no time for carnal urges. particularly as soon as homicide joins the party.
YOU’VE acquired TO TAKE THE PLUNGE.
The sufferer was once a neighborhood hero who leapt from planes to struggle hearth. yet was once his impromptu skydive a smoke display for whatever sinister? together with her florist going AWOL, her bride going ballistically Hollywood, and her interest operating wild, Carnegie could be in over her head: an individual in solar Valley is a killer—and it’s as much as Carnegie to grill the visitors and unmask the villain . . . or watch her glitzy task move up in flames.
By Sue Henry
Together with her cabin a pile of ashes and her lite in items, champion Alaskan "musher" Jessie Arnold has gratefully authorised a friend's inspiration that she force his motor domestic up from Idaho, alongside the Alaska street -- a wide ranging, thousand-mile-long course winding earlier scorching springs, glaciers, and ice-blue lakes. however the idyllic journey takes a gloomy flip while a teenage hitchhiker brings terror aboard. apprehensive and by myself, Patrick Cutler disappears earlier than the police tell Jessie that the younger runaway is needed in reference to surprising murders. without warning she is solid right into a raging maelstrom of darkish secrets and techniques and lethal effects. And the chilly and empty highway she's touring can be best her to not her home...but to a grave within the trackless wilderness.
By J. D. Robb
Nobody loves to be on my own throughout the vacations. for brand spanking new York's such a lot posh relationship provider, for my part Yours, it's the season to deliver lonely hearts jointly. yet Lieutenant Eve Dallas, at the path of a ritualistic serial killer, has made a irritating discovery: the entire sufferers were traced to for my part Yours. because the murders proceed, Eve enters into an elite international of individuals looking for their one precise love--and a killer trying to find his subsequent sufferer. a global the place the facility of affection leads women and men into the final word act of betrayal...
By Laura Lippman
Discover the 1st novel in New York Times bestselling writer Laura Lippman's awesome Tess Monaghan sequence! while a former Baltimore reporter needs to resolve the homicide of a infamous lawyer, she discovers attraction urban is rife with darkish, sordid, and hazardous secrets.
In a urban the place an individual is murdered nearly each day, lawyer Michael Abramowitz's demise will be simply one other statistic. however the slain lawyer's notoriety—and his flavor for illicit noon trysts—make the case front-page information in each neighborhood paper other than the big name, which crashed and burned sooner than Abramowitz did.
A former celebrity reporter who is aware each inch of this town—from ancient castle McHenry to the crumbling tasks of Cherry Hill—now-unemployed journalist Tess Monaghan additionally is aware the man the law enforcement officials like for the killing: cuckolded fiancé Darryl "Rock" Paxton. The time is ripe for a profession stream, so while rowing blood brother Rock desires to rent her to perform a little unorthodox snooping to assist transparent his identify, Tess agrees.
But there are deadly secrets and techniques hiding within the appeal urban shadows. And Tess's personal identify may possibly turn out on that ever-expanding checklist of Baltimore dead.
By Margaret Maron
After 3 seriously acclaimed mysteries set opposed to the artwork international of recent York, Margaret Maron became to her relations farm in North Carolina for the environment for Bloody family members. thought of a prequel to her pass judgement on Deborah Knott sequence, it introduces a number of the "Colleton County" characters that readers have come to understand and love within the later books. Readers conversant in the sequence could be amused to satisfy Sheriff's Deputy Dwight Bryant earlier than his existence grew to become irrevocably entangled with the judge's. The Indianapolis information acknowledged, "More than simply a secret; it's a portrait of a place," and the Houston Chronicle agreed: "Dramatic and pleasing . . . So wealthy intimately and outline of the recent South so that you can virtually pay attention the North Carolina twang and style the barbecue."
By Marcia Clark
In Marcia Clark's so much electrifying mystery but, l. a. District legal professional Rachel Knight investigates a frightening highschool massacre.
By Henning Mankell
7th within the Kurt Wallander series.
A physique is located at an ATM the plain sufferer of middle assault. Then teenage women are arrested for the brutal homicide of a cab motive force. the women confess to the crime displaying no regret whatever. open and close instances. initially those incidents appear to have not anything in universal, yet as Wallander delves deeper into the secret of why the ladies murdered the cab motive force he starts to solve a plot even more concerned advanced than he at the beginning suspected. the 2 circumstances develop into one and result in conspiracy that stretches to surround an international greater than the borders of Sweden.
By Kathryn Miller Haines
It's difficult capturing for stardom whilst there is a struggle on. yet Rosie's acquired sufficient pluck for 2: she's keen to stumble round in a Broadway dance refrain that she has no correct to be part of, in a musical that is bought "flop" written everywhere it. And all of the whereas, she's being concerned approximately her missing-in-action soldier boyfriend, who hasn't written in months. in recent years, she's additionally been protecting undesirable corporation along with her mob-muscle buddy, Al, who is dabbling in a bunch of shady money-making businesses during this time of shortages and rationing. yet regardless of his illicit line of labor, Al's no killer. whilst the law enforcement officials finger him for his girlfriend's homicide, Rosie and Jayne, her shut compatriot/fellow castmate, got down to transparent tremendous Al's identify, and plunge into an tricky behind the curtain drama that includes a bevy of suspiciously well-dressed wannabe starlets. however the plot may possibly quickly be taking one other deadly flip, bringing a last curtain down on Rosie, Jayne, and all their solid intentions.
By Elizabeth Peters
Banned perpetually from the japanese finish of the Valley of the Kings, eminent Egyptologist Radcliffe Emerson's determined try and regain digging rights backfires—and his dream of unearthing the tomb of the little-known king Tutankhamon is dashed. Now Emerson, his archaeologist spouse, Amelia Peabody, and their kinfolk needs to watch from the sidelines as Lord Carnarvon and Howard Carter "discover" the best Egyptian treasure of all time.
But the Emersons' personal much less awesome excavations are interrupted while father and son Ramses are lured right into a seize via a wierd workforce of villains ominously tough solutions to a query neither guy comprehends. and it'll fall to the ever-intrepid Amelia to guard her endangered family—and maybe her nemesis as well—from a devastating fact hidden uncomfortably on the subject of domestic . . . and from a nefarious plot that threatens the peace of the full region.