Die Prophetin des Todes: Österreich Krimi (German Edition) by Helga Weinzierl

By Helga Weinzierl

Bei einem Esoterik-Kongress in Linz verschwindet der Wunderheiler Erich von Eulenschrei spurlos. Buchner und sein Kollege Stifter ermitteln in Esoterik-Kreisen. Als schließlich ein Mord geschieht, führt sie die Spur zu einem katholischen Priester. Der Eigensinn und die Sturheit des Mannes lässt Buchner auch an der katholischen Kirche zweifeln. Eine Wahrsagerin, die den Tod des Heilers voraussieht, ein verschwundener Ring mit Heilkraft. Buchner und Stifter verstricken sich in einen komplizierten Fall zwischen undurchsichtigen Zeugen und zweifelshaften Heilsspendern.

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Good As Gold by Ken MacKenzie

By Ken MacKenzie

stable as Gold is determined on Sydney's Northern seashores. while former New South Wales Detective Sergeant Craig Johnson is sort of blown aside through a parcel bomb at his entrance door he and his companion Charlie are put on prolonged leave.
It is suspected that David Boyce, an ex-British precise Forces operative, may be onto the truth that he used to be being investigated and was once in the back of the attack.
With attainable connections to organised crime a gorgeous journalist feels like she has her personal hidden schedule to search out whoever is responsible.
Plenty of motion with twists and turns make this a page-turning learn from begin to finish.

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Piratinnen: Das ruchlose Leben der Anna Zollinger (German by Piero Schäfer

By Piero Schäfer

Anna Zollinger wächst zu Beginn des sixteen. Jahrhunderts als Tochter eines Seidenhändlers am Zürichsee auf. Sie ist rebellisch und unbeugsam. Ihre Stiefmutter schickt sie ins Kloster nach Rüti, wo sie abscheuliche Dinge erlebt und den Glauben verliert. Sie brennt mit einem deutschen Pilger durch, der aus Eifersucht einen Reisläufer erschlägt und fliehen muss. Anna trifft auf die attraktive Dirne Brida, mit der sie zusammen lebt und erste Diebeszüge unternimmt. Die beiden begegnen einer Fischerstochter, mit deren Boot sie auf dem Zürichsee Handelsschiffe überfallen. Eines Tages entern sie ein Boot, das sie bereits einmal überfallen hatten. Dessen Besatzung erkennt die Frauen, und es kommt zu einem tödlichen Handgemenge. Es sollte nicht das letzte gewesen sein.

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Tracks to Exile (The Bill Peters' Series Book 1) by Peter Williams

By Peter Williams

"Tracks to Exile" is publication 1 of a latest crime motion sequence starring the Authors fictional son invoice Peters as a powerful yet necessarily mistaken male hero. the writer has pre written the subsequent four books of the Tracks sequence that are at present being edited for ebook within the close to destiny in order that the reader may have a chain of 5 accomplished books. "Tracks of the pink Camel" "Back Tracks" "Angel Tracks" and "Tracks from Tamworth to the Taliban" will keep on with Bill's rollicking fast-paced adventures as he battles the baddies around the globe established from Australia and his unique domestic of latest Zealand. With the writer in comparison by way of a few to the profitable Aussie writer Robert G Barrett and his hero Les Norton the charm is to either males and girl readers and the complete literary works were defined via an important Australian literary agent as "an entire work."
In booklet 1 we're brought to invoice Peters as a tender guy with a sad previous and an doubtful destiny. he's inserted as an secret agent into New Zealand's most effective felony gang the Te Kuri (the canines) and following the bad end of that operation he's despatched to Australia. as soon as there invoice is stuck in mattress with the hot South Wales Police Commissioners spouse and is compelled to run for his existence from the corrupt commissioner and his forces.
The fast-paced story takes invoice to Kalgoorlie to Perth and to Broome in Western Australia as he endures assorted adventures and seeks to avenge the deaths of these he so much loved.

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Sequence 77 by Darin M. Preston

By Darin M. Preston

The previous, current, and destiny collide within the sizzling summer time of July 1996 as one man's wish to hinder repetition of history's error pushes him to the very fringe of cause. With the data in his ownership, he eventually has the ability to satisfy his imaginative and prescient and 'save' the human race....But may still he?Or would it not greater serve humanity to bury that mystery ceaselessly; to avoid that guy from utilising his knowledge—and his judgment—and altering the realm as we all know it?

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Extraordinary Rendition by Paul Batista

By Paul Batista

When Ali Hussein, suspected terrorist and alleged banker for Al Qaeda, is ultimately transported from Guantanamo Bay to the U.S. mainland to face trial, many are shocked while Byron Carlos Johnson, a pre-eminent attorney and son of a high-profile diplomat, volunteers to symbolize him. On precept, Johnson proposal he used to be in simple terms protecting a guy unjustly captured via rendition and water-boarded illegally. yet Johnson quickly learns that there's even more at stake than one man's civil rights. Hussein's intimate wisdom of key monetary transactions may lead to the trap of or the unabated investment of the world's most threatening terror cells. This makes Hussein the objective of corrupt US intelligence forces on one aspect, and ruthless overseas terrorists at the other—and places Byron Carlos Johnson squarely within the crosshairs of both. 

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THE REGULATOR by Mike Fleury

By Mike Fleury

John (The Regulator) was once a married guy who owns a motorbike fix store in manhattan. After putting hidden cameras in condo he stuck his younger spouse having intercourse with one other guy in his mattress. That sight whole replaced who he used to be. After leveling the getting into apartment along with his spouse and her lover nonetheless within, he took an entire new id to kill whoever does not act correct in response to his personal set of rules. Jessica, his love curiosity, and a former accomplice in crime, as a part of the ruthless gang named Biker Quest, reunited with John after checking out that he was once unmarried. As a former Biker Quest gang member, the group chief requested him to rejoin the crowd and he refused. That positioned him in clash with the crowd. but, experts attempted to bare the id of the the Regulator with out avail. in the meantime, John persisted to depart a path of useless our bodies to puzzle authorities.

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Pressure by Brian Keene

By Brian Keene

Off the coast of tropical Mauritius, an ecological disaster with international implications is happening. The ocean's ground is collapsing at a quick cost. World-champion unfastened diver and marine biologist Carrie Anderson joins a systematic excursion made up our minds to find the cause-and the way to cease it. yet what they discover is much more bad. Deep underneath the skin, anything is conscious. whatever hungry. Something...cold. Now, the strain builds as Carrie and her colleagues needs to deal with the murderous operatives of a corrupt company, an unnatural catastrophe that grows larger by way of the day, and a substantial predator that could spell the extinction of all mankind.

Pressure is that this summer's scorching new mystery from bestselling writer and international Horror Grandmaster Award winner Brian Keene.

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Screen Hustles, Grifts and Stings: Stings, Grifts, Hustles by A. Sargeant

By A. Sargeant

Screen Hustles, Grifts and Stings identifies recurrent topics and methods of the con movie, indicates precedents in literature and discusses the perennial charm of the con guy for readers and audience alike. middle experiences span from movie (Catch Me should you Can, Paper Moon, residence of video games) to tv (Hustle), from Noir (The Grifters) to Romantic Comedy (Gambit). often, the execution of the con is just finely distinguishable from the behavior of a sound occupation and, challengingly, a mark is frequently proven to be culpable in his or her undoing. the easiest con movies, it is recommended, invite re-watching and gift the viewer for this reason: who's complicit and while? How and the place is the con completed? whilst is the viewer get together to the con? And what, if any, ethical is to be drawn?

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