All these, and many more, can be found in these classic stories of summertime murder and mayhem, featuring masters of the genre from Dorothy L. Sayers to Arthur Conan Doyle.
Author: Cecily Gayford
Publisher: Profile Books
It's the middle of summer. On Cornish sea-fronts, happy children grip melting ice-creams. In the south of France, sunlight filters through leaves as families picnic in the shade. And in the fashionable resorts of the Mediterranean, the beautiful people sun themselves on picture-postcard beaches. And in those long, hot summer nights ... murder walks abroad. Away from familiar surroundings, and as the temperature rises, old grudges come to the surface, new hatreds reach boiling point - and clever minds start to make dangerous plans. These ten classic mysteries, from some of the finest crime writers, prove that no matter where you travel to - there's no rest for the wicked.
Previous novels in the Phryne Fisher series are Cocaine Blues, Flying Too High,
Murder on the Ballarat Train, Death at ... The Castlemaine Murders, Queen of the
Flowers, Death by Water, Murder in the Dark, Murder on a Midsummer Night, ...
Author: Kerry Greenwood
Publisher: Hachette UK
The devastating Phryne Fisher is under fire again in her seventeenth mystery. Melbourne, 1929. The year starts off for glamorous private investigator Phryne Fisher with a rather trying heat wave and more mysteries than you could prod a parasol at. Simultaneously investigating the apparent suicide death of a man on St Kilda beach and trying to find a lost, illegimate child who could be heir to a wealthy old woman's fortune, Phryne needs all her wits about her, particularly when she has to tangle with a group of thoroughly unpleasant Bright Young Things. But Phryne Fisher is a force of nature, and takes in her elegant stride what might make others quail, including terrifying séances, ghosts, Kif smokers, the threat of human sacrifices, dubious spirit guides and maps to buried pirate treasure ...
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Tea Murder On the Mountain New Year's Resolution The Heart Of The Murder
The Luck Of The Irish A Corpse In The Kitchen Midsummer Murder Mother Earth's
Author: P Bodi
Publisher: 99 Cent Press
This book is a clean Cozy Mystery short story that does not contain any foul language, sexual situations, witches, or paranormal events. Violet and her friend Maura the local banker decided go out Elkridge Park to watch the Fourth of July fireworks display. The explosive colors in the evening sky were magnificent and the local restaurant vendor wares were amazing. How could anyone possibly know that the local bank would soon be robbed?
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MIDSUMMER MURDER HALLOWEEN MURDER Published by Kensington
Books A Lindy Haggerty Mystery MIDSUMMER MURDER SHELLEY FREYDONT
Author: Shelley Freydont
Publisher: Kensington Books
Former dancer-turned-sleuth Lindy Haggerty is unexpectedly plunged into a world of death, deceit, and intrigue when she agrees to teach at the Easton Arts Retreat's fiftieth anniversary celebration and one of her students is brutally murdered. Reprint.
A Twisted True Story Of Sexual Obsession, Family Betrayal And Murder M.
William Phelps. Beth Ann, whether she had a job or not, was a ... the next year
and a half and end with Buzz's murder. By midsummer 1992, the Carpenters had
Author: M. William Phelps
Publisher: Pinnacle Books
"A dark, true account of obsession." --Gregg Olsen "Phelps dares to tread where few others will: into the mind of a killer." --TV Rage Smart, gorgeous redhead Beth Carpenter was a successful attorney in Connecticut's upscale coastal towns. Her brother-in-law, Anson "Buzz" Clinton, was a former exotic dancer--and, Beth decided, unsuitable to be her precious niece's guardian. On a cold spring night, when passing motorists discovered Clinton's bullet-riddled body along an interstate's exit ramp, detectives began to unravel a twisted trail of sex games, lies, greed, and family secrets. The investigation would cross the Atlantic Ocean before finally bringing justice home. With a revealing new update, this classic true-crime thriller is a gripping account of obsession, manipulation, and cold-blooded murder. "Phelps is a true-crime veteran." --New York Post "Anything by Phelps is an eye-opening experience." --Suspense Magazine "Phelps is the Harlan Coben of real-life thrillers." --Allison Brennan Includes 16 Pages Of Dramatic Photos
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fellows fly : He murder cries , and help from Athens calls . When in that moment (
so it came to pass ) Titania wak'd , and straightway lov'd an ass . Obe . This falls
Author: William Shakespeare
Large illustrated edition of Daly's production. Includes photographs and illustrations.