Keywords: mystery and detective

Madness Treads Lightly

Madness Treads Lightly


Polina Dashkova

ISBN: 9781477823460
Year of publication: 2017

Polina Dashkova MADNESS TREADS LIGHTLY CHAPTER 1 Moscow, March 1996 Lena Polyanskaya wrestled the stroller through the deep March slush and lumpy melting snow like a Volga boatman. The narrow street was lined with tall, hardened snowdrifts, and any speeding cars splashed the pedestrians with thick brown muck. Two-year-old Liza kept trying to stand up in the stroller so she could walk on her own little feet. She thought she was too big for a stroller, and anyway, there were so many interesting ...

Keywords: Amateur Sleuth International Mystery and Crime Mystery and Detective Women Sleuths
Lying in Wait

Lying in Wait


Liz Nugent

ISBN: 9780241974056
Year of publication: 2016

Liz Nugent LYING IN WAIT For Richard, with all my love The cold earth slept below, Above the cold sky shone And all around, with a chilling sound, From caves of ice and fields of snow, The breath of night like death did flow Beneath the sinking moon. Percy Bysshe Shelley Part 1 1980 1 Lydia My husband did not mean to kill Annie Doyle, but the lying tramp deserved it. After we had overcome the initial shock, I tried to stop him speaking of her. I did not allow it unless to confirm alibis or to ...

Keywords: Mystery and Detective Psychological Suspense
The Collini Case

The Collini Case


Ferdinand von Schirach

ISBN: 9780718159221
Year of publication: 2012

Ferdinand von Schirach THE COLLINI CASE Translated from the German by Anthea Bell We are probably all made for what we do. Ernest Hemingway 1 Later, they would all remember it: the floor waiter, the two elderly ladies in the lift, the married couple in the fourth-floor corridor. They said the man was gigantic, and they all mentioned the smell of sweat. Collini went up to the fourth floor. He checked the numbers. Room 400, the Brandenburg Suite. He knocked. Yes The man in the doorway was ...

Keywords: Mystery and Detective Suspense