By Franklin W. Dixon
At the excessive twine of international affairs, one slip may end up in disaster!
The Hardys and buddy Callie Shaw are off to Washington, D.C. Callie eventually has the opportunity to fulfill her Parisian pen good friend, Madeleine Berot, whose mom and dad were assigned to the French embassy. but if Maddy is stuck shoplifting, Frank and Joe suspect that there's whatever rotten within the country of French diplomacy.
Determined to resolve the Madeleine Berot secret, the Hardys locate themselves stuck in an internet of overseas intrigue. They take of on a tingling chase during the nation's capital, pursuing a gang of continental con artists. In a case of D.C. deceit, it's as much as Frank and Joe to nip the caper within the bud!
By Reed Farrel Coleman
"Coleman retains the characters and the somber surroundings yet makes the booklet his personal stylistically." --Booklist
Police leader Jesse Stone is again within the impressive new installment of the hot York Times–bestselling series.
It’s been decades due to the fact that Jesse Stone left L.A., and nonetheless longer because the tragic damage that ruined his percentages for an important league baseball occupation. whilst Jesse is invited to a reunion of his outdated Triple-A workforce at a hip long island urban lodge, he's compelled to grapple along with his stories and regrets over what may need been.
Jesse left extra in the back of him than unresolved emotions in regards to the play that ended his baseball occupation. The darkly sensuous Kayla, his former female friend and present spouse of an outdated teammate is there in manhattan, too. As is Kayla’s pal, Dee, an otherworldly attractiveness with mystery regrets of her personal. yet Jesse’s time on the reunion is lower brief whilst, in Paradise, a tender lady is located murdered and her boyfriend, a son of 1 of the town’s so much admired households, is lacking and presumed kidnapped.
Though probably coincidental, there's a connection among the reunion and the crimes again in Paradise. As Jesse, Molly, and go well with hunt for the killer and for the lacking son, it turns into transparent that one among Jesse’s outdated teammates is in detail excited by the crimes. That there are lethal forces operating less than the outside and simply past the sting in their imaginative and prescient. occasionally, that’s the place the chance comes from, and the place genuine evil lurks. now not out within the light—but on your blind spot.
By William Kent Krueger
The death don’t simply turn into the dead.
The subsequent novel in William Kent Krueger’s New York Times bestselling sequence unearths Cork O’Connor sitting within the shadow of a towering monolith often called Trickster’s element, deep within the Minnesota wasteland. With him is Jubal Little, who's favorite to turn into the 1st local American elected governor of Minnesota, and who's slowly death with an arrow via his center. even if the boys were bowhunting, a long-standing culture between those neighbors, this is often no looking twist of fate. The arrow seems to be considered one of Cork’s, and he turns into the first suspect within the homicide. He is aware complete good that he’s been organize. As he works to transparent his identify and tune the true killer, he recollects his lengthy, advanced courting with the cruel child who might develop as much as develop into a qualified soccer participant, a populist flesh presser, and the sweetheart of the 1st lady to whom Cork ever gave his center. Jubal used to be recognized by way of many for his ardour, his loyalty, and his ambition. simply Cork understands that he used to be in a position to homicide.
Full of nail-biting suspense, plus a desirable check out Cork’s teenage years in Aurora, a city blessed with ordinary attractiveness but stricken by small-town feuds and heated racial stress, Trickster’s Point is an exciting exploration of the causes, either sturdy and in poor health, that lead women and men into the tough, occasionally lethal, political enviornment.
By Georges Simenon
A devastating story of misfortune, betrayal, and the weak point of family members ties, newly translated for the Inspector Maigret series
The situations of Monsieur Gallet's demise all look faux: The identify he was once touring less than, his presumed occupation, and, extra worryingly, his family's grief. Their haughtiness turns out to conceal ambiguous emotions in regards to the hapless guy. quickly Maigret discovers the appalling fact and the true crime hidden underneath the skin in their lies.
By Franklin W. Dixon
An old curse consistently overstays its welcome.
Beautiful, wealthy, and intensely spoiled, Tessa wood worker is all hassle from the instant she sideswipes Callie Shaw's automobile -- and meets Frank Hardy. She invitations Frank and Joe to a celebration for a close-up examine her valuable treasure, the Borgia dagger. yet in the midst of the get together the lighting fixtures exit and Tessa is sort of killed. Fearing the traditional curse at the jeweled dagger, Tessa asks the brother detectives to guard her. The query is -- will bodyguards be sufficient for somebody with enemies on either side of the grave?
By Rex Stout
From one in all America's best-loved writers, this moment secret that includes eccentric detective Nero Wolfe and his capable assistant, Archie Goodwin, is deemed "the best mental study...and a treasure trove for a wealthy number of Wolfean aphorism," in keeping with Robert Goldsborough's creation to Bantam's Crime Line variation. a gaggle of Harvard alumni asks for Wolfe's support whilst certainly one of their former classmates-Paul Chapin-appears more likely to homicide all of them. Chapin, now an excellent novelist, was once left crippled through those males via a school hazing prank. Wolfe's perception and Archie's tenacity are adequate to outwit the killer. 6 cassettes.