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The Styx by Jonathon King PDF

By Jonathon King

A strong ancient novel of greed, homicide, and conspiracy set in turn-of-the-century Palm Beach

The nice Migration of the Nineties remade south Florida as Northern builders, former sharecroppers, and up to date immigrants rushed to the kingdom to hunt their fortunes. Sitting atop all of it used to be the Royal Poinciana resort, equipped at the beaches of Palm seashore by means of genuine property wealthy person Henry Flagler. within reach was once the Styx, an African American group that housed some of the Royal Poinciana’s 1,200 employees. presently after the hotel’s final touch, the Styx will be mysteriously burned to the floor in a tragedy clouded for generations by means of rumor and myth—until now.
 
Riveting and suspenseful, The Styx is a old novel that brings to existence the rush of Reconstruction-era Florida, the racial tensions simmering underneath the outside, and the occasions that modified one group forever.
 
This publication includes an illustrated biography of the writer that includes never-before-seen photos.

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Nigerians in Space by Deji Bryce Olukotun PDF

By Deji Bryce Olukotun

1993. Houston. Dr. Wale Olufunmi, lunar rock geologist, has a lifestyles so much Nigerian immigrants might kill for, yet then so much Nigerians aren’t Wale—a nice clinical brain in exile with galactic pursuits. Then comes an outlandish order: thieve a section of the moon. With either own and nationwide glory at stake, Wale manages to tug off the close to very unlikely, commencing on a trip again to Nigeria that leads anyplace yet domestic. forced through Wale’s impulsive act, Nigerians strains arcs in time and house from Houston to Stockholm, from Cape city to Bulawayo, opting for up at the intersecting lives of a South African abalone smuggler, a freedom fighter’s younger daughter, and Wale’s personal formidable son. Deji Olukotun’s debut novel defies categorization—a tale of foreign intrigue that tackles deeper questions about exile, identification, and the necessity to solution an elusive query: what precisely is mind gain?

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Read e-book online Im Zeichen der Medusa: Aurelio Zen ermittelt in Südtirol. PDF

By Michael Dibdin,Ellen Schlootz

Eigentlich könnte sich Aurelio Zen zurücklehnen: Er lebt mit seiner Freundin Gemma im toskanischen Lucca und bearbeitet Routinefälle. Aber der rastlose Polizist ist froh, als er in die Dolomiten geschickt wird, wo die Leiche eines seit Jahren vermissten Offiziers der Gebirgsjäger aufgetaucht ist. Der Arzt, der die Leiche untersucht hat, berichtet Zen von einer Tätowierung auf dem Arm des Toten: Sie zeigt das Haupt der Medusa. Als bald darauf eine weitere Leiche mit einer Medusa-Tätowierung gefunden wird, merkt der Kommissar, dass er einer Verschwörung auf der Spur ist, in die höchste Kreise des Landes verwickelt sind.

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Download PDF by Dr. Francis Bandettini,Matt Nilsen: American Jackal: A Troy Stoker, M.D. Psychiatry Thriller

By Dr. Francis Bandettini,Matt Nilsen

Psychiatrist, Troy Stoker, M.D., bursts onto the psychiatry mystery panorama whilst his high-profile sufferer, the lieutenant governor-elect's spouse, makes an easy mistake which may price her every little thing, together with her lifestyles, and brings her nose to nose with an American jackal.

In this war of words with corruption, Ann Higgins stumbles into the underworld lifetime of a high-ranking South Dakota statesman; and she or he catapults her psychiatrist, Troy Stoker, M.D., into the clash. while her chilling discovery threatens to devastate a politician’s mystery dominion, Ann finally ends up dangling from a makeshift noose and struggling with for her survival, whereas plunging Dr. Stoker even deeper into the conflict of minds, muscular tissues and new tech.

Dr. Stoker enlists Errol Rivera, a fellow health care provider and army connecté to assist resolve the secret and tackle the demanding situations set ahead of them. jointly Stoker and Rivera use their exceptional instinct, psychiatric savvy and armed forces talents to pursue the veiled, corrupt baby-kisser and seek out his felony pack.

Still, Stoker is unaware that his Cuban-born, patriot buddy, Rivera, is far greater than a physician with a hero’s earlier. At his command, Rivera unleashes an elite band of warriors who interact their education, guts, expertise and weaponry to confront the corruption.

Hold on and leap into this gritty thrill experience because the new hero, Troy Stoker, M.D., emerges in an explosive new political and psychiatry mystery, American Jackal.

Who's Troy Stoker? he is a psychiatrist . yet, to appreciate who Stoker is now, it is helping to appreciate who he was once as a rookie military medic circa 1992.

“I don’t provide a rattling if it’s an order or no longer an order. It’s simply the correct thing!” Stoker thought of his limitation. “Let’s pull this jeep correct up in entrance of his comfortable little sunshade. you are taking over this wound! i will take an officer’s reprimand, yet I can’t dwell with this guy dying.”

Forty-five seconds later, the motive force skidded the jeep to a cease correct in entrance of the radio operator’s sunshade. “Call again that helicopter!” yelled Stoker because the driving force jumped again to the sufferer and took over the 1st relief. “This guy is set to die!”

“I can’t!” protested the radio operator, as he watched corporal Stoker leap out of the jeep with bloody palms. “I have orders from the overall to—” Stoker’s gory hand reached for the radio and the operator lurched again in worry.

Stoker took over the radio and hit the transmit button. “Deathstalker, this is often Medic Alpha Six. Over.”

A second later, the pilot replied to Stoker’s name. “Medic Alpha Six, this can be Deathstalker.”

“Roger,” Stoker acknowledged. “I’m a medic with an Airborne Ranger in severe , asking for you switch that helicopter round. i would like medevac and that i want that healthcare professional. Over.”

“Standby, Medic Alpha Six,” got here the pilot’s answer. Silently, Stoker waited and was hoping. “That’s a roger, Medic Alpha Six.” aid flooded via Stoker. “Ground keep watch over. this can be Deathstalker. touchdown website transparent, over?” Stoker began to hand the blood-covered radio microphone again to the radio operator, yet he wouldn't contact it. So Stoker shoved the gadget to inside 3 inches of the radio operator’s mouth, grew to become his head to look on the empty touchdown quarter, and commenced to key the microphone so the squeamish radio operator might factor the reaction.

Who is Stoker's mentor, Errol Rivera, M.D.? Now Colonel Rivera, he recollects a few of his 1992 helicopter pilot history.

“Are you ignoring an immediate order, Captain?”

“No, sir. i used to be ignoring you momentarily whereas I think of your direct order,” Rivera acknowledged, turning his consciousness to a few navigation platforms for a number of seconds.

“I will court docket martial you, Captain!”

Rivera smiled optimistically and despatched the helicopter right into a fast foot descent. After leveling out, he grew to become to the accountant who additionally occurred to be a colonel, who used to be now very nauseated. “Now, I’m ignoring your order! I’ll see you on the court cases, sir!”

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Read e-book online Chi è senza peccato (Italian Edition) PDF

By Jane Harper

"Il corpo nella radura period il più fresco. Le mosche impiegarono più pace in line with scoprire i due cadaveri in casa, anche se l. a. porta mossa dal vento sembrava un invito. Quelle che si avventuravano oltre l'offerta iniziale erano premiate con un altro cadavere in digicam da letto. Più piccolo, ma anche meno assediato dalla concorrenza". L'agente federale Aaron Falk è tornato da Melbourne a Kiewarra, nell'outback australiano, in line with i funerali del suo vecchio amico Luke Hadler, della moglie e del figlio: un omicidio-suicidio che ha risparmiato solo Charlotte, l. a. più piccola della famiglia. los angeles comunità è scossa; il padre di Luke chiede a Falk di indagare, ma los angeles sua non è una richiesta, è una minaccia legata al mistero di un'altra morte violenta avvenuta anni prima, quella di Ellie Deacon, sedici anni, occhi e capelli scuri, una breve vita densa di cose non dette. Così Falk, seppure a malincuore, rimane in quel piccolo paese in cui los angeles siccità sembra aver inaridito insieme ai campi le coscienze e tutti hanno qualcosa da nascondere. L'alleanza con Raco, il giovane, ingegnoso poliziotto locale, dà presto i suoi frutti, disseminando dubbi sulla versione ufficiale del caso e riaprendo vecchie ferite. E quando i segreti tornano a galla nessuno può più chiudere gli occhi.

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Download e-book for kindle: Serial Killer - Tome 5 (Roman lesbien, thriller lesbien) by Kyrian Malone,Jamie Leigh

By Kyrian Malone,Jamie Leigh

religion Ryan est une tueuse en série qui déroge à toutes les règles connues des profilers du monde entier. Depuis deux ans, Sarah Leary los angeles protège contre elle-même, tente de mener de entrance sa vie professionnelle au commissariat de la et sa vie de mère et d'amante. Elle est l. a. compagne de religion, surnommée par les médias "L'Etrangleur de Northfolk"

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Download e-book for iPad: Jungferntanz: Kommissar Kattenstrohts siebter Fall (Der by Hans-Peter Boer

By Hans-Peter Boer

Es sollte ein ausgelassenes Wochenende unter befreundeten Lehrerinnen im Landhaus Bockhorst an der Brinke werden. guy wollte dort das Wochenende verbringen mit Entspannung, gemeinsamen Kochen und Singen. Doch als am Sonntagmorgen eine der Frauen beim Frühstück fehlt, wird sofort die Polizei in Gestalt von Münsters Kommissar Kattenstroht alarmiert. Und tatsächlich: Kurz darauf wird eine weibliche Leiche im Revier eines Waidmanns gefunden. Die Ermittlungen in dem Fall sind dieses Mal äußerst mühsam. Sollte es sich hier tatsächlich um einen perfekten Mord handeln? Das können Kommissar Kattenstroht und Assistent Tim Schap natürlich nicht auf sich sitzen lassen!

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Read e-book online Le libertà di uno stronzo (Pesci rossi) (Italian Edition) PDF

By Vincenzo Cappella

Andreas, poco più che ventenne, vive in una indefinita località della provincia italiana. Le sue giornate scorrono identiche e un po’ noiose, fin quando gli giunge voce che in paese c’è una setta satanica dedita alle messe nere. Un po’ in step with noia e un po’ according to curiosità Andreas si ritrova faccia a faccia con il capo della setta, Paride. Dopo una prova di ammissione viene a tutti gli effetti considerato un adepto e può così partecipare ai rituali. All’inizio questi sembrano avere come unico scopo sesso e droga, ma los angeles violenza vera è dietro l’angolo e si manifesterà in un’atroce escalation.

Paride trascinerà Andreas in una spirale di alienazione e brutalità che lo porterà advert allontanarsi dalla famiglia, dalla sua ragazza, dagli amici, trasformando l. a. vita precedente in un ricordo. l. a. situazione precipiterà giorno dopo giorno, fin quando Andreas saprà cogliere un’occasione di riscatto.

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Der Messingdeal: Ein Philip-St.-Ives-Roman (German Edition) - download pdf or read online

By Ross Thomas,Wilm Elwenspoek

In diesem ersten Fall (von fünf) wird ein weltbekanntes Washingtoner Museum erpreßt. Ein wertvolles afrikanisches Messingschild wurde gestohlen und St. Ives soll das Lösegeld überbringen. Aber nichts ist, wie es scheint, und bevor St. Ives sichs versieht, sind mehrere Menschen tot.

Der erste Band der Philip-St.-Ives-Reihe in der Ross-Thomas-Edition.
Ross Thomas veröffentlichte diesen Roman unter dem Pseudonym 'Oliver Bleeck'. Titel der deutschen Erstausgabe: 'Bonbons aus Blei' (1970).

Philip St. Ives - talentierter, aber arbeitsloser Reporter in big apple - ist der pokernde Dandy unter Ross Thomas' coolen Helden und professioneller Verbindungsmann.
Gegen eine satte Provision vermittelt er zwischen der Unterwelt und den von ihr erpreßten Opfern und gerät dabei zwischen die Fronten.

'Fleiß, Sparsamkeit und Mut - Charakterzüge, die mir im Laufe der Jahre irgendwie abhanden gekommen waren.'
Philip St. Ives

'Ross Thomas heute lesen, das heißt nicht bloß, in die Hinterzimmer der Vergangenheit zu schauen, sondern auch, sich eine Sehhilfe für die Gegenwart zu verschaffen.' FAZ

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New PDF release: Mord in Cork: Krimis aus Irland (German Edition)

By Ursula Schmid

Lernen Sie den County Cork und dessen kriminelle Seiten kennen. Ein Theaterbesuch ist verhängnisvoll. used to be ist wohl Evies Geheimnis? Wer ist die Leiche auf dem Rasen? was once hat es mit der Schreckensfahrt auf sich? Irische Geschichten rund um Kriminelles und Kulinarisches bringen Ihnen die „Grüne Insel" auf unterhaltsame Weise näher.

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