By C. David Gelly
A fabulous Ph.D. operating for an international biotech company in learn Triangle Park North Carolina is ready to be commemorated because the youngest recipient of the area foodstuff Prize. Hidden deep in her laboratory is her sinister plot to exploit her “secret” GMO corn seed to kill and destabilize the USA. An adrenaline generating mystery to catch this mysterious scientist ahead of it's too overdue takes the reader throughout the slums of Karachi to the Genetically converted Crop (GMO) study fields of Kauai and is unraveled in tiny Orchard hole, Virginia.
Quinn McSpain and Louisa Hawke are known as upon back during this agro-terrorism mystery to trap this rogue geneticist who holds the deadliest of secrets and techniques extra sinister than Ebola and has to be stopped ahead of she brings the US to…its knees!
It is the second one choice within the 5 novel “Gap” sequence. “Fancy hole” was once the first within the sequence and was once rather well bought. as well as over 151 Amazon reader 5-Star stories, it was once serialized for over a 12 months within the weekend versions of the Galax, Virginia Gazette newspaper.
By Babs Carryer
Brie Prince is a emerging younger government on the startup, Quixotic, based to deliver to industry a drug for Huntington’s affliction (HD), a true lifestyles ailment with out treatment. The “66” within the name stands for the track, “Highway sixty six Blues,” by means of Woody Guthrie, who died from Huntington’s and who's referenced within the manuscript.
Brie is determined for this healing to save lots of her father – and herself. yet, in today’s international, bringing a brand new drug to marketplace isn't basic or fast. Brie wishes the inventor of the drug to assist her. regrettably, the scientist-inventor is located lifeless within the river. purely Brie is familiar with that this was once neither coincidence nor suicide, yet homicide. She needs to end up that he used to be murdered and discover the killer to discover the clue that he left at the back of to save lots of her.
The writer is donating a component of all proceeds to charities which strive against HD and violence opposed to women.
By Jane Willan
The sisters of Gwenafwy Abbey have loved their contemplative life—days spent in prayer, mirrored image, tending the Convent’s vegetable gardens and making their award-winning natural cheese, Heavenly Gouda. existence turns out excellent, aside from Sister Agatha, a die-hard secret fan who despairs of ever discovering any actual lifestyles suggestion for her personal novel. that's, till the Abbey’s sexton is located useless below an avalanche of gouda. regardless of the reservations of the neighborhood constable, Sister Agatha is confident it’s homicide and the sport is afoot.
Armed purely with the notes she’s scribbled in the course of her favourite podcast, the best way to Write a secret Novel, in addition to a classes discovered from crime heroes starting from Hercule Poirot to Stephanie Plum, Sister Agatha leads the nuns of Gwenafwy Abbey (and her unwitting sidekick, Father Selwyn) as they start a race opposed to time to unravel the loss of life of Jacob, store the Abbey, exonerate a cherished postulant, and restoration the nice identify in their cheese. excellent for fanatics of G. M. Malliet and M. C. Beaton, The Shadow of Death is divine leisure from a skilled debut writer.
By Bonnie Hearn Hill
17-year-old Jessica is lacking. There aren't any clues as to why she disappeared – except the observe she left at the back of: i like you. see you later eternally. It seems that Jessica isn't the first youngster to have long gone lacking, nor the 1st to have left the exact same note.
With a private kinfolk connection to the lacking lady, crime blogger and radio host package Doyle is decided to determine what occurred to her. to take action, she needs to pass undercover as a teenage runaway herself. Out at the streets, equipment is set to go into a violent, unpredictable global the place lifestyles is held reasonable – and into the clutches of a deadly psychopath …
By Stella Cameron
The idyllic Cotswold village of Folly-on-Weir, with its conventional pub, luxurious tea rooms and aromatic bakery, is a bit of paradise came across … until eventually ‘those incomer Quillams’ arrive. a tender piano virtuoso and his ignored yet gifted half-sister, their controlling father, the pianist’s attractive, acquisitive and passionate mom, an formidable kin retainer, and an intimidating girl who has regularly run the Quillam family shape a winning little empire - till it begins to crumble.
The Quillams’ arrival has additionally attracted the attentions of a sly, smart and perverted killer who desperately wishes a jackpot and is aware the place to discover one – if the stumbling blocks might be got rid of. once more pub proprietor Alex Duggins and her veterinarian pal Tony Harrison needs to use their wits and resourcefulness to avoid extra carnage – and confirm that they themselves don’t develop into the killer’s subsequent victims.
By Charles Mathes
Charles Mathes has inspired readers along with his artistic sequence of "Girl" stand-alones within which a distinct girl heroine needs to discover a gloomy mystery approximately her family's prior. during this fourth addition to the sequence, Mathes brings readers Jane Sailor, a tender girl who choreographs degree strive against for theatrical productions.She is operating at a neighborhood repertory corporation while she will get an ominous mobile name urging her to come back to ny: whatever has occurred to her father. Jane has been waiting for this demand years. Aaron Sailor was once a promising painter sooner than he fell down the steps in their Soho loft. He has been in a coma for the prior 8 years, and the medical professionals have made it transparent that there's no likelihood for recovery.This cellphone name from the nursing domestic can simply suggest something. yet her father isn't really useless, Jane learns to her shock. nonetheless subconscious, he has all of sudden began to talk. What he says is as baffling because it is frightening. "No, Perry, do not do it. No, Perry, no." have been those the final phrases that Aaron spoke sooner than his head was once smashed at the vestibule flooring? may perhaps his fall probably haven't been an twist of fate? And who used to be Perry? looking through her father's previous papers Jane stumbles throughout a reputation she hasn't ever heard ahead of. Perry Mannerback seems to be an eccentric billionaire who spends his time freely giving funds and amassing infrequent clocks. Jane is going to paintings for him, hoping to discover a few solutions, yet as an alternative discovers the true query: Will she get out of this alive? From the excessive stakes global of latest York urban artwork galleries to the underbelly of London's old exchange to the confusing attentions of a global financier, Jane follows the path of a killer as Charles Mathes takes his readers on one other impressive adventure.
By Gwen Florio
A tale task turns into a homicide research for bothered journalist Lola Wicks
Lola Wicks is in undesirable form. A relations tragedy has approximately flattened her in a fashion that her years reporting from battle zones by no means did. Her buddies, alarmed by means of indicators that Lola is within the grip of a damaging dependancy, desire freelance project gets her again on her ft. the specter of having her baby got rid of persuades Lola to go for Salt Lake urban on a pant piece approximately out of the country adoptions. however the tale takes a depressing flip whilst the teen on the middle of her tale lands in detention center dealing with a homicide cost. getting down to turn out the youth's innocence takes Lola to her personal darkish position, and she's uncertain if she'll ever have the ability to locate her approach back.
Praise for the Lola Wicks Mysteries:
"A gutsy series."—The manhattan Times
"Compelling, realistically improper characters and a well timed tale line . . . make this one among Florio's hardest-hitting mysteries yet."—Library magazine (starred review)
"A gut-wrenching mystery/thriller."—Kirkus Reviews
By Wendy Dingwall
Yvonne has regularly desired to shuttle to the land of Braveheart and Rob Roy. After listening to Fiona’s story of her lacking brother, she comes to a decision to accompany Fiona on her quest and plans a familiarization journey to Edinburgh and surrounding towns to extend her wisdom of the area.
While Yvonne is busy studying approximately Edinburgh, domestic of the realm well-known Edinburgh Tattoo, and Peebles, host of the nationally acclaimed Beltane festivalshe and Fiona are drawn right into a cold-case research that quickly results in murder.
Along the best way, they come upon hidden secrets and techniques and Scottish superstitions. they're secretly by means of Fiona’s first cousin and cast off by way of the neighborhood police. after they query Duncan’s outdated female friend, they realize that she is now married to at least one of Duncan’s top acquaintances. She rebuffs them with claims of second-sight and Cailleach’s curse. And why are they so warmly welcomed into the house of Craig MacIntyre, proprietor of the Peeble’s Woolen Mill and the final individual to work out Duncan alive?
By Merrilee Robson
All Rebecca Butler desires is an efficient domestic for her younger son and disabled father. first and foremost, Waterview Housing Co-op turns out ideal. yet then she unearths the physique of the building’s supervisor. while Rebecca discovers that one other homicide occurred within the construction two decades in the past, she starts to suspect that the 2 deaths could be comparable. And that one in every of her neighbours is hiding a mystery that may placed Rebecca and her kin at risk.
By Valerie Jakob
Delphine Gueron ist nach ihrem Abschied von der Pariser Polizei zurückgekehrt in ihre alte Heimat, St. Julien de l. a. mer in der Nähe von Biarritz. Hier trifft sie sich einmal die Woche mit ihrer betagten Freundin Aurélie im noblen Hôtel Atlantique zum Tee. Doch eines Tages erscheint Aurélie nicht. Sie ist umgekommen. Ein Unfall, sagt die Polizei. Aber Delphines sechster Sinn sagt etwas anderes, und sie beginnt zu ermitteln. An nervtötende Vorschriften muss sie sich dabei nicht mehr halten. Unterstützung bekommt sie von dem fünfzehnjährigen Karim, der so dumm conflict, bei der ehemaligen commissaire einzubrechen. Zur Strafe erledigt der Junge bei ihr lästige Haus- und Gartenarbeiten. Mit der Zeit werden die beiden so etwas wie Freunde. Die Nachforschungen schweißen sie weiter zusammen. Und führen sie bis weit in die deutsch-französische Vergangenheit.