One Hot Murder (Victoria Square Mystery) by Lorraine Bartlett PDF

By Lorraine Bartlett

Where there’s smoke…

Katie Bonner, the reluctant supervisor of Artisans Alley within the old fashioned buying district of Victoria sq., isn't any stranger to ambivalence. issues were going sizzling and heavy with pizza maker Andy Rust—so a lot in order that Katie has moved in over his pizza parlor. yet now that summer’s ushered in a warmth wave, an house above pizza ovens with out an air conditioner is making Katie scorching and bothered.

on the top of the warmth wave, a sad fireplace moves Victoria sq.. wooden U, a small shop promoting wood presents and small furnishings, is destroyed. however the hearth may be a smoke screen—for murder. A physique is located one of the charred wreckage, and the sufferer didn’t die from smoke inhalation. He used to be shot. Now—despite making Detective Ray Davenport scorching less than the collar—Katie is set to smoke out a coldhearted killer…
ISBN: 9780425251904 042525190X

Show description

Read Online or Download One Hot Murder (Victoria Square Mystery) PDF

Similar murder books

Read e-book online Say Goodbye (Quincy & Rainie, Book 6) PDF

Epub ISBN: 978-0-553-90523-6

"Come into my parlor . . . "For FBI certain Agent Kimberly Quincy it begins with a pregnant hooker. the tale Delilah Rose tells Kimberly is just too scary to be precise. yet prostitutes are disappearing, forsaking no our bodies and no explanations--except one in simple terms Kimberly, herself 4 months pregnant, is prepared to think. may well a sadist be searching the streets for susceptible younger ladies and utilizing spiders to do his soiled paintings? "

Said the spider to the fly. . . . "Either a serial killer has discovered the major to the ideal homicide or Kimberly is following clues to against the law that by no means occurred. in reality, Kimberly's stuck in an online extra deadly than any spider's, and the extra she fights for solutions, the extra tightly she's trapped. She's already close--too close--to a psychopath who makes women's nightmares come alive. and prefer her mom and sister earlier than her, either sufferers of a serial killer, it won't be lengthy sooner than it's Kimberly' s time to claim so long along with her death breath. . . .

Get A Certain Justice (Inspector Adam Dalgliesh, Book 10) PDF

It starts off, dramatically adequate, with a tribulation for homicide. the celebrated felony legal professional Venetia Aldridge is protecting Garry Ashe on fees of getting brutally killed his aunt. For Aldridge the trial is especially a try out of her court talents, another chance to succeed--and she does. yet now homicide is within the air.

Download e-book for iPad: After Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by Marilyn Bardsley

Jim Williams had all of it: variety, tradition, air of secrecy, and class. As a premiere antiques broker in Savannah, he mingled with celebrities, together with Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and the Rockefellers, who got here to recognize his outstanding treasures. His legacy thrust Savannah into the nationwide highlight and reworked the genteel urban right into a vacationer mecca.

Download e-book for kindle: Web of Evil: A Novel of Suspense (Ali Reynolds) by J.A. Jance

Manhattan occasions bestselling writer J. A. Jance is again with one other masterful mystery that includes Ali Reynolds, an ex-television journalist who reveals herself in a twisted net of poser and homicide. Fired from her dream activity as a l. a. new anchor and nonetheless getting better from the reality approximately her dishonest husband, Ali is content material to lick her wounds distant in Sedona, Arizona.

Additional resources for One Hot Murder (Victoria Square Mystery)

Example text

Shirt and trousers were all that he wore. He looked down steadily. Twenty feet? Glancing up, he thought the metal square of the cistern was nearer now than the paving of the yard. The narrow features contorted with energy and concentration, as he struggled in the stone angle. For a moment he lost his breath and held still with the practised self-discipline of a roof-top thief. All the same, at thirty, he was already an old man playing a young man's game. Beyond the prison, a clock chimed the quarter.

Your brief had his say down the sessions. No one believed you then, no one believes you now. As for no knife, that's where you're wrong. Since yesterday, my friend, you're trussed tighter than a sirloin for the skewer. ' The impossibility briefly knocked the fight from him. He sat down awkwardly and glanced warily at Hawkins and the girl, dark eyes flicking side to side. ' 'By looking,' said Hawkins calmly. 'Policeman Fowler was called by the man that found it. Yesterday morning. Down a drain on Saffron Hill.

The 'Orator' looked back as the warders began to move. 'One other thing Mr Bragg'd have to know. Where's your box of tricks? Bars and wedges. Steel picks. And Pandy let on about a Jack-in-the-Box to bust any safe. And Mr Bragg would want the micrometer Pandy put together. Especially that. They reckon it opens a lock soft as a spring breeze passing. All that'd be part of the bargain, Mr Bragg says. ' Jessup came in on the prisoner's side. He slid his hands into Rann's pockets and patted him down.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.89 of 5 – based on 37 votes