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The Cat Who Robbed a Bank

The Cat Who Robbed a Bank


Lilian Jackson Braun

ISBN: 9780375408786
Year of publication: 2000

The Cat Who Robbed a Bank Lillan Jackson BraunOneIT WAS A SEPTEMBER to remember In Moose County 400 miles north of everywhere, plans were rife and hopes were high. First, the historic hotel in Pickax City, the county seat, was finally restored after the bombing of the previous year, and it would reopen with a new name, a new chef, and a gala reception. Then, a famous American who may or may not have slept there in 1895 was about to be honored with the citys first annual Mark Twain Festival. ...

Keywords: Cat owners Cats Country life Detective and mystery stories Fiction General Hotels Journalists Koko (Fictitious character) Large type books Millionaires Moose County (Imaginary place) Mystery & Detective Mystery fiction Qwilleran; Jim (Fictitious character) Siamese cat Thrillers Yum Yum (Fictitious character : Braun) Yum Yum (Fictitious character: Braun)
Miss or Mrs.?

Miss or Mrs.?


Wilkie Collins

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2006

MISS OR MRS. by Wilkie Collins PERSONS OF THE STORY. Sir Joseph Graybrooke. . . . . . . . . .Knight Richard Turlington . . . . Of the Levant Trade Launcelot Linzie . .Of the College of Surgeons James Dicas. . . . . .Of the Roll of Attorneys Thomas Wildfang. . . . . .Superannuated Seaman Miss Graybrooke. . . . . . Sir Josephs Sister Natalie. . . . . . . . . Sir Josephs Daughter Lady Winwood . . . . . . . .Sir Josephs Niece Amelia, Sophia, and Dorothea. Lady Winwoods Stepdaughters Period: ...

Keywords: Detective and mystery stories England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction English Love stories
Glasgow Kiss

Glasgow Kiss


Alex Gray

ISBN: 9780751540772
Year of publication: 2009

Alex Gray Glasgow Kiss The Lord is my light and my salvation whom shall I fear The Lord is the stronghold of my life of whom shall I be afraid Psalm 27 verse 1 PROLOGUE Her lips were still warm when he kissed them, petal-soft, unyielding. It was like kissing a childs lips at bed time: he could remember that sensation, recalling vividly how the drowsy breath exhaled in a tiny shudder. But the girl made no response even when he let his finger run across her cheek, down to the corner of her mouth. ...

Keywords: & Crime Detective Detective and Mystery Stories Detectives Fiction General Missing Persons Mystery Police Procedural Political Rape
Honor Reclaimed

Honor Reclaimed


Radclyffe

ISBN: 9781933110189
Year of publication: 2005

Honor Reclaimed by RADCLY f FE 2005 Acknowledgments The Honor series began with the idea that it would be tun to write about a Secret Service agent who fell in love with her protectee. It was the perfect recipe for romance: political intrigue, an inherently dangerous personal situation, and a forbidden relationship all rolled into one. Above AH, Honor was conceived as a stand-alone, but the ending of that book was clearly just the beginning. I have been asked if writing a series is easier than ...

Keywords: & Children of Presidents Detective Detective and Mystery Stories Fiction General Lesbian Lesbians Mystery Romance Secret Service September 11 Terrorist Attacks; 2001 Suspense United States Women Sleuths
The Angel of Terror

The Angel of Terror


Edgar Wallace

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2007

THE ANGEL OF TERROR by Edgar Wallace The characters in this book are entirely imaginary, and have no relation to any living person To F.L.S. A MAN OF LAW First Printed, May, 1922 32nd Edition, September, 1934 Made and Printed in Great Britain for Hodder and Stoughton Limited, by Wyman Sons Ltd., London, Reading and Fakenham The Angel of Terror Chapter I The hush of the court, which had been broken when the foreman of the jury returned their verdict, was intensified as the Judge, with a quick ...

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Tom Sawyer, Detective

Tom Sawyer, Detective


Mark Twain

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2004

TOM SAWYER, DETECTIVE By Mark Twain CHAPTER I. AN INVITATION FOR TOM AND HUCK Note: Strange as the incidents of this story are, they are not inventions, but factseven to the public confession of the accused. I take them from an old-time Swedish criminal trial, change the actors, and transfer the scenes to America. I have added some details, but only a couple of them are important ones. M. T. WELL, it was the next spring after me and Tom Sawyer set our old nigger Jim free, the time he was ...

Keywords: Detective and mystery stories Sawyer Tom (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
The Stolen White Elephant

The Stolen White Elephant


Mark Twain

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2004

THE STOLEN WHITE ELEPHANT by Mark Twain Left out of A Tramp Abroad, because it was feared that some of the particulars had been exaggerated, and that others were not true. Before these suspicions had been proven groundless, the book had gone to press. M. T. I. The following curious history was related to me by a chance railway acquaintance. He was a gentleman more than seventy years of age, and his thoroughly good and gentle face and earnest and sincere manner imprinted the unmistakable stamp of ...

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