By Pierre Martin
Im Dörfchen Fragolin in der Provence herrscht Urlaubsstimmung, Kommissarin Isabelle Bonnet genießt das süße Nichtstun und das ein oder andere Glas Rosé zu frischem Olivenbrot. Eine Abendeinladung, zu der sie den Kunstsammler Rouven Mardrinac begleitet, könnte das Sahnehäubchen auf der Aprikosen-Tarte sein. Doch Rouven brüskiert die Gastgeber schon nach wenigen Minuten mit der Behauptung, der stolz zur Schau gestellte Matisse sei eine Fälschung. Ein eilig herbei gerufener Sachverständiger macht mit Hilfe raffinierter Technik eine schockierende Entdeckung: Unter der Oberfläche des Bildes verbirgt sich ein verzweifelter Hilferuf!
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By Marianne Cedervall,Ulrike Brauns
By Miranda James
Charlie is wired. The Southern educational Libraries organization is maintaining this year’s annual assembly at Athena university. considering Charlie is the intervening time library director, he needs to bring the welcome speech to all of the traveling librarians. And as though that weren’t undesirable sufficient, the keynote deal with should be brought by means of Charlie’s previous nemesis from library school.
It’s been thirty years for the reason that Charlie has obvious Gavin Fong, and he’s nonetheless an unbearable know-it-all able to getting less than everyone’s epidermis. In his keynote, Gavin places forth a such a lot unpopular opinion: that degreed librarians may be out of date within the educational libraries of the long run. So whilst Gavin drops lifeless, nobody turns out too upset...
yet Charlie, who used to be obvious having a heated argument with Gavin the day earlier than, has jumped to the pinnacle of the suspect checklist. Now Charlie and Diesel needs to try out each clue to refine their look for the genuine killer between them earlier than the following publication Charlie reads comes from a jail library...
By JoAnna Carl
The procedure of Easter ability a hurry of commercial at TenHuis Chocolade, and Lee and her Aunt Nettie desire all of the support they could get to make their recognized chocolate bunnies. regrettably, new lease Bunny Birdsong is a clutzy basketcase losing every thing she choices up. yet to Lee’s shock, she’s a whiz with pcs and solving the store’s site so that they choose to preserve her.
even if, Bunny gets a couple of viewers they can do with out: her quickly to be ex-husband Beau, his prosperous aunt Abigail, and his new female friend and her brother all descend at the store sooner or later and feature a sour argument. Lee hopes they could discover a peaceable strategy to settle their dispute and never convey from now on difficulty to TenHuis. but if Abigail’s physique is chanced on within the vacant shop round the corner, it’s transparent to Lee there’s a foul egg in her midst. Now she’s at the hunt to determine who it is...
Includes tasty chocolate trivia!
From the Hardcover edition.
By David Conrad
By Marcia Talley
Hannah is overjoyed to reconnect along with her former roommate, Susan Lockley, proprietor of Scarborough gala's, at a faculty reunion, and concurs to step in while Susan's assistant drops out of handling the Sasquatch Sesquicentennial in Granite Falls, Oregon. but if Martin Radcliffe, a certified debunker, is located murdered, surrounded through huge footprints, the wrongdoer seems, or used to be intended to seem, seen: Bigfoot.
Fantasy or truth? because the convention disintegrates right into a chaos of finger pointing, distrust and worry, it falls to Hannah to revive order. operating heavily with Jake, a retired policeman and his K-9, Harley, Hannah quickens to stave off the vigilantes and resolve the crime sooner than Bigfoot, if he exists, comes one step towards extinction.
By Ellery Adams
Miracle Springs, North Carolina, is a spot of therapeutic. Strangers flock right here hoping the ordinary sizzling springs, five-star food, and popular spa can medication their ills. If none of that works, they typically locate their technique to Miracle Books, the place, over a fresh-baked “comfort” scone from the Gingerbread apartment bakery, they trade their tales with proprietor Nora Pennington in go back for a gently selected publication. That’s Nora’s targeted talent—prescribing the correct novel to ease a person’s inner most discomfort and lighten their heaviest burden.
whilst a vacationing businessman reaches out to Nora for assistance, she understands precisely which novels can assist. yet ahead of he can retain their appointment at Miracle Books, he’s chanced on useless at the educate tracks.
shocked, Nora types the key, publication, and Scone Society, a gaggle of broken souls craving to realize belief and earn redemption by way of supporting others. to hitch the society, individuals needs to reveal their darkest secret—the bad fact that introduced each one of them to Miracle Springs within the first place.
Determined to discover the fact at the back of the businessman’s loss of life, the ladies meet in Nora’s cramped and comfortable bookshop to percentage tales and exchange help. And as they untangle an internet of corruption, additionally they realize their very own braveness, function, and a sisterhood that would hold them via each challenge—proving it’s by no means too past due to show the web page and begin over . . .
By E.C. Bentley
By Nancy Ann Healy
Alex spends her days as an teacher on the police academy, and her evenings training the neighborhood highschool tune workforce. existence within the Toles family has fallen right into a favourite regimen. Alex and her spouse Cassidy have equipped their existence round juggling the wishes in their teenage son, a precocious seven-year-old, and a couple of both mischievous twins. Their each day international turns out to carry extra demanding situations and bigger rewards for Alex than any case she ever sought to resolve. All that's approximately to change.
A lacking teenager's images undertaking will lead Alex into the woods of Connecticut, and the twisted brain of a sadistic killer. Paired with an not likely associate, Alex will face outdated ghosts and new demons as new adversaries shine mild on shadows of the past.
Travel with Alex and Cassidy, Claire and Hawk, Rose and Helen, and the loopy Toles extended family as they navigate an doubtful international and a starting to be kin. Politicians and brokers, mothers and youngsters, mishaps and new horizons—every individual is a part of a narrative, and a few tales refuse to move UNTOLD.
By Kate Dyer-Seeley
A debate is raging over using public lands, and to hide the tale for Northwest Extreme journal, Meg joins a congressman and a number of other others on a subterranean adventure—despite her excessive claustrophobia. The concepts of cave-ins and cougars are unnerving, yet a minimum of it’s a distraction from her different anxieties, like her top friend’s departure for Italy, her boss’s plan to promote the corporate, and the continued questions about her father’s suspicious loss of life. yet within the cold darkness of the volcanic rock, she discovers a wooded area provider worker, stabbed with a trowel. Now Meg will have to perform a little in-depth investigating or the reality might by no means come to the skin . . .
PRAISE FOR SCENE OF THE CLIMB
“A best evaluation of the better Portland and Columbia River Gorge quarter, excellent for shuttle buffs. Her protagonist indicates promise together with her decided angle and moxie.” —Library Journal
“A enjoyable, impressive adventure.”—Suspense Magazine
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