Download PDF by Kurt Bracharz: Der zweitbeste Koch: Kriminalroman (German Edition)

By Kurt Bracharz

ISBN-10: 385218634X

ISBN-13: 9783852186344

starvation ist bekanntlich der beste Koch. Der zweitbeste ist ein chinese language namens Wang Li. Das glaubt zumindest der Wiener Gourmetkritiker Xaver Ypp, weshalb er auch sehr verärgert ist, als es plötzlich heißt, Wang Li habe das Land verlassen. Und Ypp hat noch mehr Probleme: Sein Chef hält ihn schon lange für zu konservativ und drückt ihm zu allem Überfluss noch die Ausbildung eines pubertierenden Geschmacksgenies aufs Auge. Schlechte Karten für Ypp, der bald auch noch Opfer eines Überfalls wird: Als er die Probe eines ungewöhnlichen Stückchens Fleisch aus Wang Lis ehemaligem eating place untersuchen lassen will, beginnt die Angelegenheit vom Kuriosen ins Kriminelle abzugleiten und nimmt dabei immer rasanter Schussfahrt auf ...
Nach seinen kultigen Erfolgskrimis in den 90er Jahren hat Kurt Bracharz sich mit seinem neuen Krimi viel Zeit gelassen - doch das Warten hat sich definitiv gelohnt: angenehm pikant, gewürzt mit einer ordentlichen Prise Nervenkitzel und in typisch amerikanischer Krimimanier: hartgesotten.

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Download e-book for kindle: Hurricane Rocks Wisconsin by Joseph J. Cacciotti,Jennifer Tipton Cappoen,Nancy E.

By Joseph J. Cacciotti,Jennifer Tipton Cappoen,Nancy E. Williams

ISBN-10: 0984768343

ISBN-13: 9780984768349

What occurs while a storm exhibits up in Wisconsin? discover the destruction and mayhem it will probably depart in the back of in storm Rocks Wisconsin. Seventeen-year-old Susan Watkins and Shirley Dupree are abducted on their manner domestic from institution and develop into hostages in an deserted, boarded-up previous condominium. Their mom and dad obtain a ransom be aware indicating they've got twenty-four hours to assemble 1000000 cash. With a caution of "no police, or death," Raymond Dupree, Shirley's father, calls within the merely guy he is familiar with he can belief to get the ladies again: THE storm. what's it in regards to the deserted condo? who's attempting to ship them a message? The twists and turns during this tale will hold you at the fringe of your seat from begin to end. • Samuel James Rufus was once born half Shoshone Indian, half Italian. He used to be taught how one can hunt and music by means of his Shoshone warrior relations in Nevada, and he was once expert easy methods to struggle and kill via the golf green Berets. After six years within the military, Sam joined forces with the hot York detective squad. simply whilst he concept his days of scuffling with have been over, he was once known as upon to assist out previous neighbors in ny. Dire conditions compelled him to come to the fierceness he as soon as knew within the Army-an eye for an eye fixed, a existence for a existence. this can be while he earned the nickname "Hurricane." Now operating as a personal investigator, Sam is usually referred to as in whilst not anything else will paintings. whilst important, he leaves destruction in his wake to be able to store lives.

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Peter Wehle's Mord heilt alle Wunden: Ein Wien-Krimi (Hofrat-Halb-Krimi 2) PDF

By Peter Wehle

ISBN-10: 3709978157

ISBN-13: 9783709978153


Ein Museumswächter in Nöten: Andreas Kandler ist seit über zwanzig Jahren Nachtwächter im größten Wiener Kunstmuseum. Aber jetzt meint er durchzudrehen, denn: Ein Bild spricht zu ihm. Genauer gesagt spricht es bedrohliche Warnungen aus, die den völlig verstörten Wächter zur Polizei treiben. Hofrat Ludwig Halb, Spitzenkriminalist mit Altwiener Charme, hat für solche Schauermärchen eigentlich gerade keine Zeit - die Renovierung seines geerbten Wiener Zinshauses beansprucht ihn vollends. Bis der erste dubiose Todesfall im Umfeld des Museums passiert: Jetzt ist auch Halb alarmiert und startet schnellstens die Ermittlungen.
Nach dem großen Erfolg des ersten Halb-Krimis Kommt Zeit, kommt Mord entführt Sie Peter Wehle wieder ins urtypische alte Wien: Hofratswitwen, Punschkrapferl, Kaffeehäuser und Kunstmuseen - und es geht gruselig zu!

"Die beste Unterhaltung für Wienfans! Und für Menschen, die gemütliche Krimilektüre schätzen."

"Hier taucht guy so richtig ins urtypische alte Wien ein. Und der ermittelnde Hofrat und seine Truppe ist einem auf Anhieb sympathisch!"

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Download e-book for iPad: Cowboy & Injin Frontier Large Print (Spirit Animal Large by Barbara Neville

By Barbara Neville

ISBN-10: 1537623192

ISBN-13: 9781537623191

revisionist western books in one.
Rogue Lightning: A feisty cowgirl with a snarky mouth maintains her adventures within the desolate tract. nonetheless sought after, she needs to commute with care. Recovered from their shootout with Reno, the MadDog’s are prepared for action.
Two Bears has misplaced the ranch gains. From a whole year’s worthy of labor. Wolf conducts a spirit rite to assemble energy for the adventure to retrieve it.
Reno, the hit or miss sniper is lacking. His brother and pals come searching for him. And they’re pissed.
A Flash of Lightning: hot power, snarky discussion.
Annie and her partners, conflict veterans all, go back to their planet during this event, at the least for your time. Hammer is going prospecting. Buzz and Annie caravan with the camels. Wolf and Annie carry horses and stopover at the spirit carvings. Charley unearths a startling tale. A farm animals supply takes the team to a brand new position. The undesirable men hold inflicting hassle, it is their activity. Spud is, as ever, Annie's rock.

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Download PDF by Christine Lehmann: Allesfresser. Kriminalroman (Ariadne Kriminalroman) (German

By Christine Lehmann

ISBN-10: 3867542112

ISBN-13: 9783867542111

Der zwölfte Fall ist für Lisa Nerz eine besondere Herausforderung. Ein berühmter Koch ist verschwunden. Im alten Rosensteintunnel taucht eine grausige Leiche auf. Lisa begibt sich zuerst on-line auf Spurensuche. Sie soll die Identität der individual herausbekommen, die im Netz ein anonymes Veganblog verfasst. Denn die Stuttgarter Staatsanwaltschaft hegt einen schrecklichen Verdacht.

Schnell merkt sie: In den sozialen Medien ist das Thema Ernährung sehr präsent. Da tobt der reinste Glaubenskrieg um die Frage, was once wir essen sollten, vielstimmig, aggressiv und giftig. Doch um das weite Feld der Spielarten zwischen veganer Lebensweise und politischem Veganismus kennenzulernen, muss Lisa Nerz die Lederjacke ausziehen, den laptop ausschalten und sich in die Schlacht zwischen Omnivoren und Veganern begeben. Und wieder zeigt sich: Es ist alles ganz anders, als gedacht.

»Lehmann legt ihre Bücher an wie Backsteine, die gefälligst Fensterscheiben zu zerschmettern haben. Nerz ist provokant, reizbar und schredderzüngig, trotz ihrer Schläue agiert sie reflexhaft antiautoritär. Allerdings schreibt Christine Lehmann nie in zittrigen Tönen deprimierter sozialer Schadensvermessung. Die Streitlust von Lisa Nerz drückt sich in der Dynamik, Frechheit, Wendigkeit ihrer Sprache bestens aus.« Stuttgarter Zeitung

»Das tolle an Lisa-Nerz-Romanen ist, dass ich in jedem einzelnen so viel über unsere Welt lerne, wobei zugleich das Gefühl vorherrscht, ›bloß‹ locker unterhalten zu werden. In dieser Hinsicht leisten Christine Lehmanns Krimis bei aller Flapsigkeit genau das, used to be zu den vornehmsten Aufgaben von Literatur gehört: Sie beleuchten ein Stück Wahrheit. Und sei es nur die, dass Entscheidungen rund ums Essen folgenreicher sind, als wir uns tagtäglich klarmachen. Guten Appetit!« Else Laudan

»Auch diese waghalsige Geschichte hat Lehmann mit handfestem Humor grundiert, sie ist frisch, ruppig, gelegentlich schrill, stets vielschichtig. Unter Veganern wird sie sich damit wohl keine Freunde machen.« Frank Rumpel, CulturMag

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The Jugger: A Parker Novel (Parker Novels Book 6) by Richard Stark,John Banville PDF

By Richard Stark,John Banville

ISBN-10: 0226771024

ISBN-13: 9780226771021

ISBN-10: 0850316812

ISBN-13: 9780850316810

ISBN-10: 160998319X

ISBN-13: 9781609983192

You most likely haven’t ever spotted them. yet they’ve spotted you. They realize everything. That’s their activity. Sitting quietly in a nondescript automobile outdoors a financial institution making be aware of the tellers’ paintings conduct, the positions of the protection guards. Lagging a number of motor vehicle lengths at the back of the Brinks truck on its day-by-day rounds. Surreptitiously jiggling the deal with of an unmarked carrier door on the racetrack.

They’re thieves. Heisters, to be targeted. They’re professionals, and Parker is much and away the simplest of them. If you’re making plans a task, you will have him in. tricky, clever, hardworking, and relentlessly all in favour of his alternate, he's the heister’s heister, the robber’s robber, the heavy’s heavy. You don’t are looking to go him, and also you don’t are looking to get in his method, simply because he’ll cease at not anything to get what he’s after.

Parker, the ruthless antihero of Richard Stark’s eponymous secret novels, is among the so much unforgettable characters in hardboiled noir.  Lauded by means of critics for his taut realism, unapologetic amorality, and razor-sharp prose-style—and loved via lovers who flip every one intoxicating web page with expanding urgency—Stark is a grasp of crime writing; his books as influential as any within the style. The college of Chicago Press has launched into a undertaking to come the early volumes of this sequence to print for a brand new iteration of readers to discover—and develop into addicted to.

 In The Jugger, Parker travels to Nebraska to aid out a geriatric safecracker who is aware too lots of his legal secrets and techniques. by the point he arrives, the safecracker is useless and Parker’s skeletons are at the verge of escaping from their closet—unless Parker motels to deadly measures.

“Whatever Stark writes, I learn. He’s a stylist, a professional, and that i completely get pleasure from his attitude.”—Elmore Leonard

“Westlake understands accurately tips to seize a reader, draw her or him into the tale, after which slowly tighten his grip till get away is impossible.”—Washington Post publication World

“Donald Westlake’s Parker novels are one of the small variety of books I learn again and again. fail to remember all that crap you’ve been telling your self approximately War and Peace and Proust—these are the books you’ll wish on that wilderness island.”—Lawrence Block

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Black Cherry Blues (Dave Robicheaux Book 3) - download pdf or read online

By James Lee Burke

ISBN-10: 0316116998

ISBN-13: 9780316116992

ISBN-10: 1407492241

ISBN-13: 9781407492247

ISBN-10: 140910950X

ISBN-13: 9781409109501

The 3rd hugely acclaimed novel within the Dave Robicheaux sequence, and winner of the Edgar award.

Personal tragedy has left Dave Robicheaux with regards to the sting. struggling with opposed to his outdated habit to alcohol and haunted nightly through shiny desires and visitations, Dave reveals his basically tranquillity at domestic along with his younger ward Alafair. yet even this fragile peace is shattered by means of the coming of Dixie Lee Pugh who brings with him a brutal path of homicide and violence.

Robicheaux reluctantly has the same opinion to aid out his previous pal yet turns into extra concerned than he bargained for while he reveals himself suspect number 1 within the sequence of bloody killings. compelled to go away his domestic, Robicheaux's precarious lifestyles reaches brink while Alafair's existence is threatened.

Praise for one of many nice American crime writers, James Lee Burke:

'James Lee Burke is the heavyweight champ, an exceptional American novelist whose paintings, taken separately or as a complete, is unsurpassed.' Michael Connelly

'A beautiful prose stylist.' Stephen King

'Richly merits to be defined now as one of many most interesting crime writers the USA has ever produced.' Daily Mail

Fans of Dennis Lehane, Michael Connelly and Don Winslow will love James Lee Burke:

Dave Robicheaux Series

1. The Neon Rain
2. Heaven's Prisoners
3. Black Cherry Blues
4. A Morning for Flamingos
5. A Stained White Radiance
6. In the electrical Mist with accomplice Dead
7. Dixie urban Jam
8. Burning Angel
9. Cadillac Jukebox
10. Sunset Limited
11. Purple Cane Road
12. Jolie Blon's Bounce
13. Last motor vehicle to Elysian Fields
14. Crusader's Cross
15. Pegasus Descending
16. The Tin Roof Blowdown
17. Swan Peak
18. The Glass Rainbow
19. Creole Belle
20. Light of the World
21. Robicheaux

Hackberry Holland Series

1. Lay Down My Sword and Shield
2. Rain Gods
3. Feast Day of Fools
4. House of the emerging Sun

Billy Bob Holland Series

1. Cimarron Rose
2. Heartwood
3. Bitterroot
4. In The Moon of purple Ponies

* each one James Lee Burke novel could be learn as a standalone or in sequence order *

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Download e-book for kindle: ANY WAY THE WIND BLOWS by Eben Beukes

By Eben Beukes

ISBN-10: 1326199102

ISBN-13: 9781326199104

Mrs Charlotte De Granville sought after a quiet, unobtrusive, no longer too shrewdpermanent deepest detective for a truly discreet little task. the character of the task dictated a undeniable economic climate of fact while it got here to briefing acknowledged detective.
He might discover and he or she may look after the remainder -- with severe prejudice.
Anthony M Moretti, failed professional golfer, onetime Miami nightclub hustler, profitable loser, and extra lately PI focusing on divorce paintings, geared up the invoice fairly nicely.
So Tony obtained the task and a complete lot along with and what was once to be a regimen yawn with sleek prints speedy become the type of undesirable journey he can have kept away from. the type of journey that will take him from the glitter of Cape Town's jet set to the rotten underbelly of pulsating Durban to the tropical paradise of Grand Comoros.
Except there has been anything very improper in paradise and it will take a few fancy footwork to place jointly the items of the puzzle and nonetheless be in a single piece while the mask, and the gloves, eventually got here off.
No challenge rather; no longer for a guy who over the years had shed each phantasm, visible each dream do a smoke and mirrors act, discovered all of life's seedy small jokes within the difficult college of the genuine international. yet someplace alongside the best way issues had turn into complex, even for a cynic like Tony Moretti. such things as a troublesome as nails attractiveness who may perhaps do what no guy may still ever be uncovered to. Or a lady who may abdominal a revolution yet now not a man's betrayal and an growing older soldier of fortune who particularly must have identified better.
And a gentle eyed lady with a voice like Nina Simone who could open up previous lengthy forgotten wounds that may were rather a lot greater left buried within the barren patch that used to be the guts of Tony Moretti.

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Download PDF by Julien Salmon: L'école de la crim' (Grasset Noir) (French Edition)

By Julien Salmon

ISBN-10: 224664951X

ISBN-13: 9782246649519

Paul de Dardanie est élève commissaire à l'Ecole Supérieure de police. Depuis los angeles disparition de sa compagne, Sophie, il souffre d'un sure nombre de issues ; seul le Requiem de Mozart, écouté jour et nuit, l'apaise. Dardanie s'étourdit et est incapable de nouer une relation affective qui ne soit pas sado-masochiste. Il est l. a. proie d'obsessions morbides : l'idée de commettre un crime, chef-d'oeuvre d'esthétisme, le gagne peu à peu. Sommé de choisir un sujet de mémoire, il envisage de traiter de l'esthétique du crime et projette d'établir une échelle, à l'égale de celle de Richter, qui portera son nom et permettra de juger de l. a. qualité des crimes en fonction de multiples critères. Quelque temps plus tard, sont retrouvées assassinées l. a. psychologue de l'école et plusieurs élèves... On va découvrir que Dardanie est l'auteur de ces crimes. Sa rencontre avec Madame Canchale, une vieille femme internée en hôpital psychiatrique pour avoir crucifié un marginal, sera pour lui une révélation. Au terme d'un voyage épique qui le mènera sur les lieux de los angeles disparition de sa compagne Sophie, il comprendra les motivations qui l'ont conduit à commettre ces assassinats. Un psychiatre chargé d'étudier los angeles personnalité de Paul de Dardanie, soumet au lecteur une model bien différente de toute l'affaire.

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Download e-book for kindle: Il cimitero delle rondini (Originals) (Italian Edition) by Mallock,Alberto Bracci Testasecca

By Mallock,Alberto Bracci Testasecca

ISBN-10: 8866323969

ISBN-13: 9788866323969

Manuel Gemoni è un giovane così buono che da bambino period soprannominato piccolo Gandhi. Cosa lo porta, allora, a partire di soppiatto da Parigi, atterrare a Santo Domingo, tendere un agguato a un vecchio e trucidarlo senza pietà? Lui stesso, interrogato, afferma di non conoscere los angeles sua vittima e di non sapere perché l'ha fatto, ma cube anche che uccidere quel vecchio gli ha procurato un'enorme soddisfazione… L'enigma si presenta fin da subito spinoso, troppo spinoso according to tutti, ma non according to il commissario Mallock, conosciuto dagli intimi come Dédé l'Indovino. l. a. sua pista lo trascina in un percorso tortuoso fatto di foreste pluviali, grotte d'ambra, sciamani voodoo e criminali nazisti trapiantati in the US Latina e collusi con los angeles polizia locale: una girandola di avventure a ritmo vertiginoso che finisce in keeping with ricondurlo al punto di partenza, una Parigi invernale spazzata dalle tormente di neve. Ma è solo l'inizio. consistent with continuare l'indagine Mallock dovrà confrontarsi con un mistero che si fa più oscuro quanto più viene delucidato. Le normali technique non servono consistent with risolvere il caso del pozzo delle rondini, un caso in cui le manifestazioni più elementari si chiamano ipnotismo e reincarnazione. Un mystery mozzafiato in cui il reale rasenta il paranormale e i colpi di scena si susseguono senza tregua.

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