By Tanya Cooper
By Tanya Cooper
By Claude Izner,Chiara Salina
By David Wishart
June, advert 42. The emperor Claudius himself has asked Corvinus’s assist in investigating the homicide of a Gallic wine service provider, stabbed to loss of life as he was once taking a day nap in his summer-house at Lugdunum.
Not specially chuffed at being sent to Gaul, or even much less enamoured of his enforced vacationing spouse, the unbearable Domitius Crinas, Corvinus is more and more pissed off because it turns into transparent that the lifeless man’s nuclear family and associates are hiding whatever from him. Unused to unusual Gallic customs and dealing with an uphill fight getting somebody to speak freely to a Roman, Corvinus is confident that there’s extra to this homicide than meets the attention – yet, a stranger in a wierd land, how is he going to end up it . . .?
By Jack Martin
When President Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s existence is threatened, FBI Director Hoover has no selection yet to dispatch Agent Harry Bierce, the single guy he can belief to prevent an assassination. challenge is, Bierce is no ordinary agent. without verifiable heritage, Hoover has no approach to keep an eye on him or his equipment. who prefer to paintings by myself and short of no acknowledgement for his half in fixing high-profile crimes, Bierce often single-handedly brings criminals to justice whilst different brokers have failed. but if his look for the murderer leads him right into a net of corruption, he comes up opposed to neighborhood legislations enforcement who are looking to guard their reputations and federal brokers who wish revenge, it doesn't matter what the stakes.
By E. G. Stone
By Alberto Guardia
Nel XIII° secolo accanto alla roccia è nata una chiesa dedicata a Maria dove ora è ospitata l. a. statua che sta according toò ormai invecchiando.
Il vescovo Ajmone come to a decision di sostituirla con una nuova e incarica Fra Alberto da Gard di some distance sparire quella vecchiama lui make a decision di nasconderla e di creare una congregazione che los angeles custodisca.
Nei primi anni Venti Irene Gutlieb, una ricercatrice della Biblioteca Ambrosiana di Milano, scopre in un memoriale del milleseicento che una congregazione ha continuato a tramandarsi nei secoli los angeles tradizione della custodia di un'antica statua di Maria di cui in line withò si è perduta memoria del luogo dove sia riposta.
Irene chiede aiuto advert uno storico dell'arte ma scopre di non essere sola a cercare los angeles statua: anche una loggia massonica los angeles vuole perché crede sia di Iside.
By K.M. Zahrt
By Kate Ellis
When archaeologist Neil Watson finds a long-buried mechanical determine in a Dartmoor box, he's decided to find the reality in the back of the weird find.
Soon, in spite of the fact that, the sleepy village turns into the point of interest of press realization for an additional cause whilst individuals with no obvious connection to one another are discovered shot useless in within reach Manor box, likely sufferers of an execution-style double murder.
DI Wesley Peterson is named in to enquire, however the murders will not be his purely challenge. The daughter of an area MP has long gone lacking and the strain is directly to locate her, specially while it truly is published that she has a connection to 1 of the homicide sufferers. And Wesley's personal lifestyles is thrown into turmoil while a girl he helped on a prior research reveals herself subjected to a crusade of terror . . .
Is there a hyperlink among the double homicide and the unintended demise of a tender heritage pupil in Manor box 20 years in the past? And simply what's the precise id of the Mechanical Devil?
By Jonathan F. Putnam
Newly minted trial legal professional Abraham Lincoln is using the circuit, touring by way of carriage with different attorneys and a pass judgement on to convey justice to the distant elements of Illinois. in the meantime, Lincoln’s shut buddy Joshua pace steams up the Mississippi River aboard a steamboat owned via Speed’s father. unexpectedly, his trip is interrupted whilst a rigged card video game turns to violence—and then murder.
Speed enlists Lincoln to guard the accused, yet quickly they arrive to find that greater than simply the cardboard video games are crooked aboard the rate family’s send. because the day of judgment hurtles towards them, Lincoln needs to struggle to avoid wasting the lifetime of his patron whereas additionally maintaining the reason he holds so dear.
Meticulously researched and deftly plotted, Jonathan F. Putnam’s moment Lincoln and velocity secret, Perish from the Earth, revolves round a real historic homicide that, whereas approximately forgotten at the present time, used to be some of the most notorious crimes of the 19th century and performed a key position in using the country towards civil war.
By Gary Geroy,Vickie Wickhorst