Download E-books Cold Is the Grave: A Novel of Suspense (Inspector Banks Novels) PDF

By Peter Robinson

Detective leader Inspector Alan Banks' existence is shaken to the center whilst he's all of sudden pulled into the research of a tender girl's disappearance during this shattering suspense novel from the hand of a latest master.

“Full of twists and surprises....Robinson indicates he has simply started to dig into the character of his tenacious, considerate inspector.”—Chicago Tribune

When the nude photograph of a teenage runaway indicates up on an internet site, the girl's father turns to Detective leader Inspector Alan banks for support. yet those aren’t strange conditions, for the runaway is the daughter of a guy who is decided to ruin the devoted Yorkshire policeman's occupation and stable identify. nonetheless, it’s a case that Banks—a father himself—dares now not forget about as he follows its path into teeming London. but if a sequence of grotesque murders follows quickly after, Banks unearths himself pulled into the earlier and personal global of his strongest enemy, leader Constable Jimmy Riddle.

Peter Robinson is on the top of his storytelling abilities during this twisting novel of suspense that proves you'll be able to by no means get away their pasts—especially whilst there are sordid secrets and techniques ready to be revealed.

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Download E-books Nur wenn du mir vertraust: Band 9 - Roman (Die Kincaid-James-Romane) (German Edition) PDF

By Deborah Crombie

Inspector Gemma James fährt mit ihrer alten Freundin Hazel nach Schottland, um dort ein erholsames Wochenende zu verbringen. Im resort angekommen, treffen die beiden Frauen auf Donald Brodie, mit dem die verheiratete Hazel anscheinend mehr als nur eine Freundschaft verbindet. Am darauffolgenden Abend kommt es zum erbitterten Streit zwischen Hazel und Brodie. Als Brodie kurz darauf tot im Moor gefunden wird, muss sich Gemma fragen, inwieweit sie Hazel vertrauen kann ...

Der neunte Roman mit Superintendent Duncan Kincaid und Inspector Gemma James

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Download E-books Die Rache der Rosalie Salino (German Edition) PDF

By Gloria Murphy

Spannend bis zur letzten Seite - raffinierter Nervenkitzel von einer Meisterin des Psychothrillers!
Eine kleine Universitätsstadt in der Nähe von Boston. Das Haus der Familie Salino ist verkauft worden, und die neue Besitzerin, Victoria Louise, zieht ein. Doch dies ist nicht ihr richtiger identify: In Wahrheit steckt hinter der neuen Bewohnerin die einst von allen verspottete und gequälte Rosalie Salino. Und sie ist nach Hause gekommen, um furchtbare Rache zu üben...

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Download E-books Policing Terrorism, Crime Control, and Police-Community Relations: Learning from the Israeli Experience PDF

By Tal Jonathan-Zamir

This well timed and significant paintings takes a severe examine the transferring position of police, who're changing into more and more liable for dealing with terrorism threats on best in their general tasks. With an remarkable empirical examine, the authors of this publication learn no matter if this elevated concentrate on security-related threats may well come on the price of addressing “classic” police obligations, resembling battling crime and working with neighborhood, day by day neighborhood difficulties. in addition they research no matter if this shift has had a damaging impression on police-community relationships and perceptions of police legitimacy, as their position alterations from “service” to “suspicion.” Through a four-year, multi-method research particularly occupied with the Israel nationwide Police, the authors of this paintings have tested the consequences of this transferring position on a few key parts of policing main issue, particularly: police effectiveness at combating crime and police legitimacy, drawing conclusions appropriate to any democratic police strength. the result of the examine supply a few concrete concepts for retaining effectiveness and neighborhood relationships of the police, with expanding tasks, challenges, and constrained assets. This paintings may be of curiosity for researchers in criminology and felony justice, rather with a spotlight on police stories and counter-terrorism; police directors; and researchers in similar disciplines, reminiscent of sociology and public administration.

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Download E-books No One Left to Tell (The Baltimore Series) PDF

By Karen Rose

Set at the gritty streets of Baltimore, You Belong to Me saved readers “on the sides in their seats.”* Now, Karen Rose returns to the area of Baltimore’s law enforcement officials and prosecutors with a brand new story of risk and wish…

A vehicle crashes in entrance of rookie PI Paige Holden’s domestic. And unexpectedly, she reveals one among her seasoned bono consumers death in her arms—from a gunshot wound. along with her final breath, the girl whispers cryptic phrases into her ear and arms her a blood-smeared flash force.

Five years in the past, State’s legal professional Grayson Smith placed a assassin at the back of bars. but if Paige Holden stocks the flash force with him, its contents solid doubts at the conviction—and lead him and Paige right into a global of blackmail, darkish secrets and techniques, and a decades-long string of murders. An research they’ll live on basically by means of trusting every one other—and the reality.  

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Download E-books Im Wald der stummen Schreie: Thriller (German Edition) PDF

By Jean-Christophe Grangé

Jeanne Korowa, eine erfolgreiche Untersuchungsrichterin in Paris, wird mit ihrem Kollegen François Taine auf eine besonders grausame Mordserie angesetzt: Drei Frauen wurden brutal ausgeweidet, ihre Leichen makaber in Szene gesetzt und Teile ihrer Körper offenbar vom Täter verspeist. Im Zuge der Ermittlungen stößt Jeanne auf einen besorgten Vater, der von den unverständlichen Taten seines autistischen Sohnes berichtet. Er ahnt, dass dieser zu unglaublichen Verbrechen in der Lage ist. Könnte der junge Mann der Täter sein? Die Suche nach der Wahrheit führt Jeanne bis in den Dschungel Argentiniens. used to be sie dort entdeckt, hätte sie sich in ihren schlimmsten Albträumen nicht vorstellen können ...

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Download E-books Defending Jacob: A Novel PDF

By William Landay

NAMED the best BOOKS OF THE yr BY
Entertainment Weekly • The Boston Globe • Kansas urban Star
 
“A criminal mystery that’s akin to classics corresponding to Scott Turow’s Presumed Innocent . . . Tragic and shocking, protecting Jacob is bound to generate buzz.”—Associated Press
 
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Andy Barber has been an assistant district lawyer for 2 many years. he's revered. in demand within the court docket. satisfied at domestic with the loves of his existence: his spouse, Laurie, and their teenage son, Jacob.

Then Andy’s quiet suburb is surprised by means of a stunning crime: a tender boy stabbed to demise in a leafy park. And a good larger surprise: The accused is Andy’s personal son—shy, awkward, mysterious Jacob.

Andy believes in Jacob’s innocence. Any mother or father could. however the strain mounts. Damning facts. Doubt. A faltering marriage. The friends’ contempt. A homicide trial that threatens to obliterate Andy’s family.

It is the final word try for any dad or mum: How a long way might you visit safeguard your baby? it's a try out of devotion. A try of the way good a dad or mum can understand a toddler. For Andy Barber, a guy with an iron will and a gloomy mystery, it's a try out of guilt and innocence within the private sense.

How some distance might you go?

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“Ingenious . . . not anything is predictable. All bets are off.”—The big apple Times
 
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“Gripping, emotional homicide saga . . . The stunning finishing may have readers pulling up their bedcovers to push back the haunting chill.”—People
 
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“Even with unforeseen twists and turns, the 2 narratives interlock just like the the teeth of a zip, construction to a tricky and unflinching finale. This novel has significant movie written far and wide it.”—The Boston Globe
 
“Yes, this ebook got here out in January. No, we're not performed speaking approximately it.”—Entertainment Weekly

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Download E-books Auf den Schwingen des Adlers: Roman (Allgemeine Reihe. Bastei Lübbe Taschenbücher) (German Edition) PDF

By Ken Follett

Teheran, 1978: Noch regiert der Schah, aber die islamischen Revolutionäre um Khomeini gewinnen immer mehr Einfluß. In dieser gespannten state of affairs werden zwei amerikanische supervisor ohne Angabe von Gründen verhaftet. Ihr Leben schwebt in höchster Gefahr.

Um die beiden Gefangenen aus ihrer bedrohlichen state of affairs zu befreien, schickt ein texanischer Multimillionär seine "Adler" in den Iran ...

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Download E-books Caïn et Abel : Le premier crime PDF

By Max Gallo

C'est dans l'île grecque de Patmos, au fond d'une grotte, que l'apôtre Jean a dicté à son disciple le texte de l'Apocalypse. Chaque été, Paul Déméter, titulaire de l. a. chaire d'histoire du christianisme au Collège de France, réunit là six étudiants et un vieux philosophe, Louis Veraghen. Lorsque son cadavre est découvert, los angeles gorge tranchée, le commissaire Di Pasquale est envoyé de Paris pour conduire l'enquête au côté du policier grec Vassilikos. Avec ce crime, c'est à l. a. fois le mystère de los angeles mort et le sens de l. a. vie qu'on affronte. Le commissaire devra alors se plier à cette exigence de l'apôtre Jean : "Ecris donc ce que tu as vu, ce qui est et ce qui va être".

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