Category: Murder

Unlucky 13 (Women's Murder Club)

By James Patterson, Maxine Paetro

The Women's homicide membership is stalked through a killer with not anything to lose.

San Francisco Detective Lindsay Boxer is loving her existence as a brand new mom. With an attentive husband, a task she loves, plus top neighbors who can discuss something from intercourse to homicide, issues could not be better.

Then the FBI sends Lindsay a photograph of a killer from her previous, and her satisfied global is shattered. the image captures a gorgeous lady at a stoplight. yet all Lindsay sees is the psychopath in the back of these seductive eyes: Mackie Morales, the main deranged and unsafe brain the Women's homicide membership has ever encountered.

In this pulse-racing, emotionally charged novel via James Patterson, the Women's homicide membership needs to discover a killer--before she unearths them first.

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Summer Lies Bleeding

By Nuala Casey

4 lives are approximately to return crashing together...

Devastated via the homicide of his sister in Soho seven years in the past, Mark Davis travels to London to hold out an act of violence that he believes will avenge her death.

PhD pupil Stella is returning to London together with her companion Paula to go to a fertility health center. yet Stella is hiding a mystery that may tear their lives apart.

Recovering alcoholic Seb has left his wild days in the back of him. As he is helping his spouse arrange to release her eating place in Soho, he feels that his existence is eventually again on course. yet an opportunity come across with a stranger brings again tragic stories and places his kin in severe danger.

Kerstin Engel is an excellent yet stricken examine analyst. Haunted through the occasions of 7/7 whilst she narrowly escaped dying, she has spent the final seven years engaging in a self-imposed penance. yet an unseen enemy lies in wait and threatens to wreck her profession and her mind.

As crowds assemble in Soho to mark the eating place release, a terrifying series of occasions brings those characters jointly and the final days of summer time to a surprising finish.

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Dick Francis's Gamble

By Felix Francis

One of many youngest winners of the Grand nationwide, Nick “Foxy” Foxton suffered a near-fatal harm that minimize brief his occupation. Years later, he’s out for an afternoon on the Grand nationwide races while his colleague, Herb Kovack, is shot at point-blank diversity correct in entrance of him. just like the police, Nick is baffled: Why may someone kill such an it seems that mild soul?

Then Nick unearths a threatening word within the lifeless man’s coat, and he starts off to doubt how good he fairly knew his buddy. And on studying that Herb named him beneficiary in his will, Nick wonders why he’s been entrusted with the legacy. is that this a beneficiant present from a chum, or is it, in reality, a poisoned chalice?

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Murders In The United States: Crimes, Killers And Victims Of The Twentieth Century

By R. Barri Flowers

From the assassination of President William McKinley on September 6, 1901, to the mass killing at Columbine highschool on April 20, 1999, the twentieth century observed many murderous occasions which are tough to consider yet became part of the nationwide heritage. This reference ebook is split into 3 components. half One, prepared chronologically, information fifty three of the main recognized homicide circumstances of the twentieth century within the usa. partly , over three hundred entries (alphabetically prepared through felony) supply descriptions of crimes and are subdivided into male, woman, and juvenile murderers; pair and team murderers; hate crime murderers; and faculty killings. half 3 beneficial properties crime occasions concerning over forty chosen sufferers. pass references consultant the reader to additional info. An index is integrated.

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Ghost Sea: A Novel (Dugger/Nello Series)

"It's Joseph Conrad meets Elmore Leonard."―Vancouver Sun

A spellbinding story of the ocean: love, homicide, and mysticism: on the flip of the century, a Kwakiutl warrior from British Columbia's wild northern islands raids an artifact collector's yacht to reclaim stolen sacred mask. he is taking the collector's spouse, Kate, as hostage on his 200-mile canoe voyage domestic. The collector hires Dugger, a coastal dealer residing at the edges of the legislation, to offer chase in his ketch with the collector as passenger, yet Dugger's monetary salvation comes at a bad rate, for he's Kate's mystery lover. Day and evening Dugger sails the uncharted islands, via raging currents and ship-swallowing whirlpools, and the account of his pursuit is interwoven with Kate's harrowing and erotically charged journey.

in response to a real tale, this novel reaches its exciting climax on the final mystery, hallucinatory potlatch of the traditional Kwakiutl tradition, the place the historical past of a doomed humans is melded with the fury of 3 hearts.

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Michael Benson's True Crime Bundle: Watch Mommy Die, A Killer's Touch & A Knife In The Heart

In The palms Of A Sadist…

First, he certain and beat his female friend, a 43-year-old librarian. Then he went after her teenaged daughter-warning her, "Scream and that i will kill you both"-before knocking her subconscious. while the teen woke up, he proceded to rape her. And in a last scary act of depravity, he compelled the woman to observe as he slit her mother’s throat. however the killing didn’t cease there...

In The Crosshairs Of A Killer…

Stephen Stanko used to be defined as "a ideal gentleman" who "seemed so pleasant…and so normal." yet in the back of Stanko’s mild-mannered visual appeal, around spectacles, and quiet intelligence used to be a coldblooded ex-convict who stored a grisly scrapbook on serial killers-and confident all people he used to be a pleasant guy-until he killed and killed back.

On the path Of A Psycho…

A well-orchestrated manhunt stuck up with Stanko, who attempted to escape together with his crimes by means of pleading madness. however the jury observed via his ruse and the ruthless killer used to be sentenced to demise.

Case visible On forty eight Hours

Includes sixteen Pages of surprising Photos

A lovely younger lady . . .

Denise Amber Lee used to be a 21-year-old fortunately married mom of 2 little boys. She had her entire lifestyles prior to her…until an outsider broke into her Florida domestic. inside a couple of brief hours she used to be savagely terrorized, murdered, and buried bare in a shallow grave close to a desolate swamp.

A wicked KILLER . . .

Michael King, a 38-year-old out-of-work plumber, used to be a ticking time bomb. For years, pals known as the police on King, complaining that, between different issues, he'd thrown battery acid of their pool and slashed their tires. Denise’s destiny used to be a ways worse. In a scary act of cruelty, King sure her with duct tape, raped her again and again, then shot her dead.

A TRAGIC FAILURE. . .

Incredibly, Denise controlled to name 911 twice in the course of her abduction. Eyewitnesses and her distraught husband often known as, yet a sluggish, inefficient procedure tragically failed her. consequently, Florida handed the Denise Lee legislations, surroundings voluntary criteria for 911 structures. King was once sentenced to loss of life. yet for Denise and her loving family members, it used to be too late.

Includes sixteen Pages of stunning Photos

Difficult to place down. . .. this is often person who I hugely suggest. --True Crime publication Reviews on Watch Mommy Die

Die For Love

Sarah Ludemann used to be new to like. The Pinellas, Florida, 17-year previous used to be a overdue bloomer. while she fell for a boy she used to be unaware of the realm of intercourse, medicines and drama swirling round her. quickly, Sarah had a sour enemy in 18-year-old waitress Rachel Wade; either women have been head-over-heels with a cocky two-timer named Joshua Camacho. On a hot spring evening, their passions erupted into violence. A knife flashed less than the streetlights. whilst the struggle used to be over one lady used to be useless and the opposite charged with homicide. In an emotion-packed court the complete tale took shape--a troubling story of conflicting lives, tangled sexual affairs, and the excessive cost of getting the precise emotions for the incorrect man. . .

"Brisk pacing. . .shocking details." --Publishers Weekly on The Burn Farm

Includes dramatic photos.

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