By Waverly Curtis
"If I say so myself, i'm muy foxy!"
When amateur P.I. Geri Sullivan first heard her followed Chihuahua speak, she proposal she'd long past barking mad. however it seems Pepe is a savvy sleuth--and if he has his approach, he will quickly be a bone-a-fido famous person, too, as Pepe and Geri are Hollywood-bound to megastar within the truth convey Dancing With Dogs. up to now, so bueno.
Then Nigel St. Nigel, the pass judgement on everybody likes to hate, turns into the pass judgement on anyone sought after lifeless. Pepe and Geri are sizzling on a killer's heels yet among perfecting the paso doble and maintaining Pepe's Pomeranian girl love, either have their paws complete. If Pepe's new prestige as a Beverly Hills Chihuahua is going to his head, it can be the final waltz for Geri's crime-biting compadre. . .
"Pepe is one cool P.I." --Leslie Meier
Praise for Dial C for Chihuahua
"A enjoyable and breezy mystery." –Jennie Bentley
"A enjoyable twist at the regular P.I. partnership." --Simon Wood
"Readers will sit up straight and beg for more." --Sushi the Shih Tzu, canines megastar of the Trash ‘n' Treasures mysteries by means of Barbara Allan
By Carolyn Hart
Whilst her buddy is murdered in her lavish reasonable Haven property, all indicators element to the victim's husband, and ex-journalist Henrie O. attempts to benefit the reality by means of wondering suspects from the area's top households. Reprint.
By Umberto Eco
The 12 months is 1327. Franciscans in a prosperous Italian abbey are suspected of heresy, and Brother William of Baskerville arrives to enquire. while his tender venture is without warning overshadowed by means of seven extraordinary deaths, Brother William turns detective. His instruments are the good judgment of Aristotle, the theology of Aquinas, the empirical insights of Roger Bacon—all sharpened to a glistening part through wry humor and a ferocious interest. He collects facts, deciphers mystery symbols and coded manuscripts, and digs into the eerie labyrinth of the abbey, the place “the finest issues ensue at night.”
“Like the labyrinthine library at its middle, this incredible novel has many crafty passages and mystery chambers . . . interesting . . . creative . . . dazzling.” – Newsweek
By Guy Adams
Following the path of a number of corpses doubtless killed by means of wild animals, Holmes and Watson bump into the experiments of healthcare professional Moreau.
Moreau, via vivisection and crude genetic engineering is growing animal hybrids, made up our minds to turn out the evolutionary theories of Charles Darwin. In his laboratory, hidden one of the opium dens of Rotherhithe, Moreau is development a military of 'beast men'. uninterested in having his paintings overlooked -- or reviled -- by way of the British clinical neighborhood, Moreau is keen to make the realm beware utilizing his creatures as a strength to achieve keep an eye on of the government.
A brand-new event for Conan Doyle's intrepid sleuth!
By Elizabeth Daly
The Clayborn extended family has been ready 25 years to divvy up Grandmama's fortune, locked up via her will, and to open a small room within the Clayborn mansion. day after today The Room is to be opened, and the Clayborns can't wait to get their arms at the previous lady's reportedly invaluable button assortment. Harriet Clayborn, who doesn't relatively belief her kinfolk, asks Henry Gammadge to witness the hole of The Room, to ensure there's no humorous enterprise. Gammadge is of the same opinion, and it's an excellent factor this masterful sleuth is to be had: the Room has been hiding whatever grislier than buttons.
By Marcia Muller
Hardcover with jacket
By Nova Ren Suma
Seventeen-year-old Lauren is having visions of women who've long gone lacking. And these kind of women have only one factor in common—they are 17 and long past with out a hint. As Lauren struggles to shake those visions, very unlikely questions call for pressing solutions: Why are the women chatting with Lauren? How can she aid them? And . . . is she subsequent? via Lauren’s look for clues, issues start to resolve, and whilst a broom with dying lands Lauren within the clinic, a surprising fact adjustments everything.
With complexity and richness, Nova Ren Suma serves up a superbly visible, clean interpretation of what it capability to be misplaced.
By Debra Purdy Kong
The 3rd installment in Debra Purdy Kongs Casey Holland Mysteries takes readers on a wild trip that might go away them breathless and in need of more.
While transit safety officer Casey Holland is facing unruly sisters at the M7 bus, the unthinkable occurs. road racers hit and kill a jogger crossing an intersection on Granville road, a massive Vancouver thoroughfare. Days later, there's a moment hit and run at the similar highway and witnesses insist either sufferers have been intentionally run down.
Danielle chippie, a tender journalist, is set to determine whos killing humans for activity and asks for Caseys support. supporting Danielle isnt effortless. Shes not just reckless but additionally on a vendetta. while a racer is murdered and Danielle is going lacking, Casey is pressured to step up the hunt for answers.
Beneath the grim New Moon is a narrative a couple of challenge dealing with approximately each urban in North the US todaythe lethal ramifications of highway racing.
By Hugh Pentecost
ATAC Briefing for brokers Frank and Joe Hardy
MISSION: to affix the solid of a brand new fact convey known as Deprivation House - that includes a bunch of children competing to determine who can live on the longest with out smooth luxuries - and to figure out who is at the back of the demise threats obtained through different contestants.
LOCATION: an incredible villa in Beverly Hills, CA.
POTENTIAL VICTIMS: all of the contestants and group of the express.
SUSPECTS: The show's million-dollar prize deals robust motivation to every contestant, and a few individuals of the team are hiding great secrets and techniques.