De Cock en De Dartele Weduwe (De Cock, Book 65)

By A. C. Baantjer

Kort nadat Charlotte van Hoogendoorn, een jonge weduwe van een bloedstollende schoonheid, op het bureau Warmoesstraat aangifte komt doen van stalking door haar vorige minnaar, wordt haar nieuwe verovering vermoord gevonden. Is de stalkende en jaloerse Boris van der Putten de moordenaar? Of misschien de op wraak beluste Marinus Veldhuizen? Charlotte houdt van mannen met geld, en dat die mannen tientallen jaren ouder zijn dan zij, maakt haar niet veel uit. Chantage en fraude, liefde en passie, maar vooral geld - veel geld - lijken een rol te spelen in deze zaak, die onder de hoede komt van rechercheur De Cock met ceeooceekaa. En hoewel moord altijd gruwelijk is, heft het rechercheteam tot slot bij De Cock thuis het glas op de misdaad. "Daar danken wij alles aan. Zonder de misdaad hadden wij geen emplooi."

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Gods of Mischief: My Undercover Vendetta to Take Down the Vagos Outlaw Motorcycle Gang

By George Rowe

This harrowing, no-holds-barred precise tale is the “brash account of a reformed undesirable boy’s selection to aid the government take down eco-friendly country, the Vagos outlaw motorbike gang” (Kirkus Reviews).

Gods of Mischief is the harrowing, no-holds-barred real tale of a foul man grew to become sturdy who busted open some of the most violent bike gangs in history.

George Rowe’s gritty and high-octane tale deals not just a transparent window into the violent global of the motorbike outlaw yet a gripping story of self-sacrifice and human redemption that may be the stuff of serious fiction – if it weren’t all true.

After witnessing the Vagos, probably the most harmful biker gangs within the kingdom, brutally and senselessly beat his buddy to close loss of life over a pool video game, Rowe made up our minds to pay again his Southern California place of birth for the sins of his prior via bringing down the crowd that used to be terrorizing it. He volunteered as an undercover informant and vowed to dismantle the brotherhood from the interior out, turning into history’s first deepest citizen to voluntarily infiltrate an outlaw motorbike gang for the U.S. govt. alongside the way in which, Rowe misplaced every thing: his kin, his company, his domestic – even his id.

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Landed Gently (Inspector George Gently, Book 4)

By Alan Hunter

Having been invited to spend Christmas within the kingdom, fishing for pike, lightly unearths himself searching a totally varied predator while a visitor at simply corridor, a close-by stately domestic, is located lifeless on the foot of the grand staircase on Christmas morning. at the start the tragedy is believed to be an easy twist of fate, yet lightly isn't one to leap to conclusions and is quickly in without doubt whatever that this was once homicide. purely produces the best tapestries in England however the threads that gradually needs to get to the bottom of in his research are extra advanced than any weaver's layout, with each person from the lord of the manor to his such a lot lowly servant falling lower than suspicion.

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The Hanging Garden: An Inspector Rebus Novel (Inspector Rebus Series/Ian Rankin)

By Ian Rankin

Detective Inspector John Rebus is buried less than a pile of bureaucracy generated by means of his investigations right into a suspected warfare legal. His speedy supervisors are very happy to have him tucked away in a quiet backwater for a number of months, however the escalating dispute among the upstart Tommy Telford and massive Ger Cafferty's gang supplies Rebus an break out clause.

Telford is understood to have shut ties to a guy nicknamed Mr. purple Eyes, a brutal gangster working a profitable enterprise bringing Chechen refugees into Britain to paintings as prostitutes. And whilst Rebus takes less than his wing a distraught Bosnian name lady, it provides him a private cause to ensure Telford takes the excessive street out of city.

inside days, Rebus's daughter is the sufferer of an all-too-professional hit-and-run, and Rebus is familiar with that there is not anything he will not do to deliver down best suspect Tommy Telford-even if it skill slicing a care for the satan.

A chilling glimpse into the darkest extremes of human cruelty, a page-turning literary mystery, this 9th access in Ian Rankin's award-winning sequence confirms his popularity as a author of infrequent and lasting gifts.

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De Cock En De Gebrandmerkte Doden (De Cock, Book 61)

By A. C. Baantjer

De Cock verzucht tegen zijn collega Vledder dat hij minstens een part jaar verlost zou willen zijn van moord en doodslag. Hun overpeinzingen over de misdaad worden ruw verstoord door een jonge guy die een bizar verhaal komt vertellen. Zijn vroegere vriendin Angela is de avond tevoren door een taxichauffeur met een bos rode rozen naar het grachtenpand van haar nieuwe vriend gelokt. Daar vond zij de guy dood voor de schouw, met een koord om zijn nek en met twee ruiten op zijn voorhoofd gebrandmerkt. Nog voor De Cock en Vledder met Angela hebben gesproken, nemen ze zelf een kijkje op de plaats delict.

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Public Murders

By Bill Granger

1980 standalone novel. March 17, 2015 e-book release.. first time on ebook.

The warmth this lengthy Chicago summer season was once so severe that the pavement itself appeared to steam. It drove everybody from the streets, day and evening. That's why the breeze wafting over furnish Park appeared rather inviting to the sexy blonde. She didn't understand it used to be a call for participation to her personal savage homicide, precisely 8 mins away.

She was once to be the 1st sufferer, yet no longer the final. And as extra butchered our bodies became up in public locations, Detective Karen Kovac took the deadliest chance attainable for any cop--man or lady. She provided herself as bait to a brutal, unknown killer.

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The Lime Twig: A Novel (New Directions Paperbook)

By John Hawkes

An English horse race, the Golden Bowl at Aldington, presents the history for John Hawkes' intriguing novel, The Lime Twig, which tells of an inventive plot to thieve and race a horse lower than a fake name.

however it will be unfair to the reader to bare what occurs while a gang crooks will get wind of the scheme and strikes to muscle in in this bettors' dream of a long-odds scenario. labored out with the entire meticulous aspect, terror, and suspense of a nightmare, the story is, on one point, similar to a Graham Greene mystery; on one other, it explores a gaggle of individuals, their relationships fears, and loves. For as Leslie A. Fiedler says in his advent, "John Hawkes.. . makes terror instead of love the heart of his paintings, understanding all of the whereas, in fact, that there will be no terror with out the desire for romance and love's defeat . . . ."

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The Casebook of Forensic Detection: How Science Solved 100 of the World's Most Baffling Crimes

By Colin Evans

Up-to-date with new fabric, this assortment vividly depicts the horrendous crimes, colourful detectives, and grueling investigations that formed the technology of forensics. In concise, attention-grabbing aspect, Colin Evans exhibits how some distance forensic technological know-how has come from Sherlock Holmes's magnifying glass. No crime during this booklet is traditional, and plenty of of the perpetrators are infamous: Ted Bundy, John Wayne Gacy, John record, Bruno Hauptmann, Jeffrey Macdonald, and Wayne Williams between others. besides the instances solved, fifteen forensic thoughts are lined- together with fingerprinting, ballistics, toxicology, DNA research, and mental profiling, tools that experience elevated the percentages that trendy technosleuths gets the undesirable men, transparent the innocent-and deliver justice to the sufferers and their households.

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Deadly Diamonds: A Novel (Knight and Devlin Thriller)

What do Boston, Dublin, and Sierra Leone have in universal? The circulate of blood diamonds at huge, immense revenue yet grave human rate: mafia killings in Boston and eire and baby enslavement and homicide in Sierra Leone. And who's ensnared in the course of all of this - Michael Knight and Lex Devlin. Can they cease the greatly ecocnomic alternate of those tainted jewels? they have to come among the Italian mafia in North Boston and the Irish mafia in South Boston together with a few remnants of the IRA in eire. they have to additionally pit themselves opposed to the enslaved and lethal child-army in Sierra Leone, who smuggle those diamonds into the mainstream for money to shop for guns and medicine. At nice own danger, Knight and Devlin fight to discover an answer that satisfies this disparate blend of characters and, optimistically, dampens the diamond movement.

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De Cock en de blijde Bacchus (De Cock, Book 56)

By A. C. Baantjer

Op een past due avond meldt zich aan het aloude politiebureau aan de Amsterdamse Warmoesstraat een jongeman. Bij Rechercheur De Cock (met ceeooceekaa) en diens collega Vledder doet hij aangifte van de verdwijning van zijn welgestelde, nooit getrouwde oudoom. Zo op het eerste gezicht is dit een zaak uit honderden. Maar al spoedig blijkt een fraaie verzameling beeldjes van de apostel Petrus een rol te spelen bij de verdwijning, en komt het tweetal onderzoekers voor de ene na de andere verrassing te staan. Een puntgaaf De Cockverhaal, met spanning, originaliteit, ontroering en humor.

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