By Jane O'Connor
Kids who grew up with Jane O'Connor's Fancy Nancy photograph books can spend a few caliber time with their BFF simply because Nancy Clancy is now starring in her personal bankruptcy books!
Fancy Nancy: Nancy Clancy, great Sleuth is the 1st in a sequence of pleasant middle-grade mysteries. Sassy Fancy Nancy is now a detective. advised within the third-person narrative, whilst considered one of Nancy's classmate's such a lot precise possessions disappears from college, it truly is as much as her to avoid wasting the day. With the aid of her good friend Bree, she follows the clues to an unforeseen source.
Fans of Nancy Drew's Clue staff could be chuffed to determine a brand new Nancy subscribe to the ranks of great sleuths.
Robin Preiss Glasser illustrates Nancy's tale with liveliness, wit, and fanciness.
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By Margaret Frazer
A marriage ceremony ILL-FATED...
It is the fall of 1434, and the end-of-harvest reckoning in the course of Michaelmas has been lower than ample. thankfully, Joliffe and his fellow gamers are surviving and thriving less than the patronage of Lord Lovell. His grace is sending them to accomplish at Deneby Manor as a present for the wedding of Sir Edmund Deneby's daughter, Mariena.
But Joliffe has been engaged to play roles - that of a participant and that of a secret agent. Deneby's daughter was once betrothed as soon as sooner than, to a fit guy who fell in poor health and died prior to they married, and Lord Lovell fears the same destiny befalling Mariena's newly meant. And as Joliffe uncovers the secrets and techniques of the Denebys' sordid heritage, it turns into transparent that this can be a marriage ceremony occasion destined to finish in tragedy...
PRAISE FOR A PLAY OF DUX MORAUD
"Another fabulous access within the author's lengthy sequence of medieval mysteries ... As constantly, the writer offers a treasure trove of ancient aspect ... In much less guaranteed palms, this element can be intrusive; the following, it easily provides to the ambiance..." - The Romance Reader's Connection
"Deftly drawn characters performing in a degree of tricky and actual information of medieval life." - Affaire de Couer
PRAISE FOR MARGARET FRAZER
"Prepare to be enchanted as Margaret Frazer transports you again to the fifteenth century." - Romantic Times
"More than simply a very good learn. The reader comes away sadder and wiser, understanding that what tehy've learn is that stuff of genuine lifestyles. Brava!" - Historical Novels Review
"A delicate and soaking up saga of conspiracy and treachery in 15th-century England... A tantalizing mystery seems to have attractive political implications." - Publishers Weekly
"Finely plotted and subtly shaded. Frazer has the targeted substance that brings an period to lifestyles, whereas her characters' mental make-up is as cunningly wrought because the historic background." - Publishers Weekly
"Margaret Frazer has quietly claimed her position as one of many preeminent writers of old crime fiction, supplying the total package deal - an exceptional secret, outstanding characters, and a desirable interval of background. Her novels are a dream to read." - Aunt Agatha's Newsletter
Herodotus Award Winner.
Twice nominated for the Edgar Award
Twice nominated for the Minnesota ebook Award
A Romantic instances best Pick.
By Charles Todd
Ian Rutledge of Scotland backyard needs to deal with risky enemies in New York Times bestselling writer Charles Todd's Proof of Guilt.
Can Rutledge remedy the obvious homicide of a most sensible wine service provider whereas facing interference from his more advantageous, the hot performing leader Superintendent?
Readers of Charles Todd’s Bess Crawford books and London-based Ian Rutledge mysteries should be delighted with Proof of Guilt, clue via clue.
In 1897, ny urban teems with hustlers and freshly made millionaires, fantastic artists and con artists, criminals and immigrants. between them is a rabbi's son who calls himself Houdini. he's suffering to make it within the brutal leisure company whilst detectives name on him to aim the main remarkable feat of his fledgling occupation: clear up the secret of a toy wealthy person murdered in his posh 5th road mansion.
It's a problem which Harry--never at a loss for self-confidence--is greater than keen to simply accept. yet quickly extra murders are associated with the 1st, and the research leads into the unusual international of infrequent curios and the creditors who pay fortunes to possess them. Now, the grasp magician, with the reluctant support of his brother, sprint Hardeen, needs to discover a reason for homicide adn song a killer to his hidden lair--an appointment with probability from which no longer even the good Houdini can escape.
By Alexander McCall Smith
THE NO. 1 girls’ DETECTIVE supplier - booklet 13
Fans all over the world adore the best-selling No. 1 girls’ Detective service provider sequence and its owner, useful Ramotswe, Botswana’s ultimate girl detective. during this fascinating sequence, Mma Ramotswe—with aid from her dependable affiliate, Grace Makutsi—navigates her circumstances and her own lifestyles with knowledge, solid humor, and the occasional cup of tea.
Alexander McCall Smith’s loved, bestselling No. 1 girls’ Detective corporation sequence keeps as Botswana’s most sensible and kindest detective unearths her own lives became entangled.
Precious Ramotswe is especially busy nowadays. the simplest apprentice at Tlokweng highway quickly vehicles is in difficulty with the legislation and glued with the worst attorney in Gaborone. Grace Makutsi and Phuti Radiphuti are construction the home in their desires, yet their builder isn't really thoroughly at the up and up. such a lot shockingly, Mma Potokwane, the orphan farm’s revered matron, has been disregarded from her submit. Mma Ramotswe isn't really approximately to relaxation whilst her acquaintances are mistreated. Help arrives from an unforeseen customer. He is none except the estimable Mr. Clovis Andersen, writer of The ideas of non-public Detection, the No. 1 girls’ prized manual. jointly, Mma Ramotswe, Mma Makutsi, and their colleague support correct injustices that happen even of their liked Botswana, and within the method become aware of anything new approximately being a superb detective.
By Shirley Damsgaard
“A Golden Broomstick to [these] most unique sleuths, a septuagenarian witch and her psychic granddaughter.”
The 7th Witch is the 7th installment in Shirley Damsgaard’s Agatha Award-nominated Ophelia and Abby sequence that includes a small-town librarian with paranormal skills and her endearingly unapologetic witch grandmother. Combining the simplest features of poser and fantasy—a sort-of pass over Marple with magic—Damsgaard’s The 7th Witch is a whodunit with a distinction; a pleasant diversion for someone who loves the supernatural appeal of Charlaine Harris’s Sookie Stackhouse novels or Kim Harrison’s bestselling tours to The Hollows.
By Emily Brightwell
The eccentric Olive Kettering swore somebody used to be attempting to damage her. Too undesirable not anyone listened, although lots sought after her lifeless. while Olive is shot and killed, Mrs. Jeffries has no challenge conversing her brain to determine justice served.
By Michael Innes
Businessman Carl Carson makes a decision to make a touch for South the USA to flee the commercial stoop, leaving his domestic and his barmy spouse. yet he has an issue: if his corporation have been obvious to be drawing in its horns, it wouldn't final every week. His answer is his wife's favourite delusion—an imaginary son, named Robin. Carson plans to degree a fictitious kidnapping. in spite of everything, what might be extra average than a father liquidating his resources to pay the ransom call for? regrettably, Carson has a slightly astute neighbor, Sir John Appleby, ex-Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police.
Ett postrån på försommaren i Stockholm följs innan året är slut av televisionå mord. Att det finns ett samband mellan händelserna framkommer vartefter. males när polisens utredare until eventually slut kommer gärningsmannen på spåren börjar det kärva. Vissa prominenta personer har intresse av att hemlighålla spaningen. Kriminalinspektörerna Jarnebring och Johansson får anledning att konstatera att de verkligt stora bovarna ofta går fria, och det gör dem ursinniga.
Grisfesten är den första romanen om Lars Johansson och hans kollegor. Denna numera klassiska polisroman utkom första gången 1978, sålde i stora upplagor och filmatiserades som Mannen från Mallorca.