Download E-books The Case of the Curious Bride: A Perry Mason Mystery #5 (Perry Mason Mysteries) PDF

By Erle Stanley Gardner

Criminal legal professional and bestselling secret writer Erle Stanley Gardner wrote approximately a hundred and fifty novels that experience offered three hundred million copies around the globe. Now, the yankee Bar organization is bringing again his most renowned and enduring novels―featuring legal protection legal professional and sleuth Perry Mason―in awesome alternate paperback variants.

Rhoda Lorton does not constantly marry the suitable males. Her first husband, Greg Moxley, took off along with her mark downs, in simple terms to have his airplane crash. Lorton has long gone directly to marry millionaire scion Carl Montaine whilst Moxley turns up alive and good and calls for cash to stick silent approximately Lorton's first, extant marriage. whilst Moxley is located useless, eyewitness declare to have obvious Lorton kill him, and she or he says she killed him, too. yet did she?

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Download E-books Marilyn's Last Sessions: A Novel PDF

By Michel Schneider

Blending psychoanalysis and movie noir in a riveting tragedy, this prize-winning novel is an intimate glance at Marilyn Monroe's final days
 

In the years ahead of her demise, Marilyn Monroe come to depend upon Dr. Ralph Greenson progressively more, assembly with him virtually each day. He used to be her analyst, her pal, and her confessor. He was the final individual to work out her alive and the 1st to find her dead. In this hugely acclaimed novel, Marilyn's final years, and her final classes on Dr. Greenson's sofa, are brilliantly recreated. this is often the tale of the world's most renowned and elusive actress, and the realm she inhabited, surrounded by such figures as Arthur Miller, Truman Capote, and John Huston. It is a notable piece of storytelling that illuminates one of the best icons of the 20 th century, and the Hollywood international during which she lived and died.

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Download E-books Counterplay PDF

By Robert K. Tanenbaum

In vintage Robert Tanenbaum kind, COUNTERPLAY choices up correct the place FURY left off - hitting the floor working, actually, with corrupt, would-be mayor Andrew Kane escaping from felony. Kane, after all, has designs on killing Butch Karp and his relations. accordingly, it really is no shock that COUNTERPLAY starts with the Karp relations scrambling to conjure a conceivable plan to deal with the break out. What they do not know is that Andrew Kane's method is to affix forces with a terrorist workforce and set up a massive assault in ny urban. once more, Tanenbaum writes a masterful mystery related to the main memorable - and un-putdownable - corruption and court confrontations. COUNTERPLAY, the most recent ebook within the bestselling Butch Karp/Marlene Ciampi sequence, proves to be one other full-bodied, riveting page-turner.

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Download E-books The Burning of San Porfirio: Sequel to The Lieutenant of San Porfirio PDF

By Joel D. Hirst

What occurs whilst the revolution burns out and the magic is long past? Pancho Randelli does not comprehend or care. published from penitentiary to wander the desolate tract, he is haunted by way of the lack of his nice love, Susana, and wonders on the destiny of his deputy, Carlitos. He fears for the lifetime of his ally and hopes he has no longer develop into simply one other sufferer of madness.

In determined look for Carlitos, Pancho starts his quest around the shattered panorama of a damaged nation. whereas trailing at the back of chilly tracks and blurry thoughts, he reveals anything completely unforeseen: freedom. this isn't the case for basic Juan Marco Machado, who wallows in energy in the end. For him, issues aren't how he initially imagined.

with no magic, the entire cash and gear on this planet can't shop the final from downfall and depression. whereas Pancho could locate what he seeks, the final unearths not anything yet soreness. on the finish, neither guy will get away the inevitable result of the tips upon which the revolution complex, lived for a season purely to burn itself out.

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Download E-books Joy School (Ballantine Reader's Circle) PDF

By Elizabeth Berg

During this beautiful new novel via bestselling author Elizabeth Berg, a tender lady falls in love -- and learns how sorrow can result in an figuring out of joy.

Katie, the narrator, has relocated to Missouri along with her far-off, sometimes abusive father, and she or he feels a great deal by myself: her much-loved mom is lifeless; her new tuition is unaccepting of her; and her simply neighbors fall a long way in need of being excellent partners. whilst she by chance falls throughout the ice whereas skating, she meets Jimmy. he's good-looking, a long way older than she, and married, yet she is entranced. As their courting unfolds, so too does Katie's information of the ache and depth old flame can bring.

Beautifully written in Berg's impossible to resist voice, Joy School portrays the hovering happiness of true love, the deep melancholy you could consider whilst it is going unrequited, and the stubbornness of desire that may not allow us to allow pass. the following is also acceptance that love can are available in many kinds and provide many various issues. Joy School illuminates, too, how the issues that damage the main can occasionally train us the teachings that truly matter.

About Durable Goods, Elizabeth Berg's first novel, Andre Dubus stated, "Elizabeth Berg writes with humor and an immense middle approximately resilience, loneliness, love and desire. And the transcendence that redeems." an analogous may be acknowledged of Joy School, Elizabeth Berg's so much luminous novel to date.

From the Hardcover edition.

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Download E-books Absolute Rage (A Butch Karp-Marlene Ciampi Thriller) PDF

By Robert K. Tanenbaum

Because the urban sizzles below the early summer time sunlight, ny leader assistant D.A. Butch Karp and his kin are fortunately traveling on lengthy Island's north shore. Their reverie alterations to horror after they research that their beachfront pals, Rose and Ralph "Red" Heeney -- a coal miners' union chief -- were brutally murdered again domestic in tiny McCullensburg, West Virginia. impossible to resist strength meets immovable item whilst the governor appoints Karp specific prosecutor to carry justice to the corrupt rural city, its ruthless union boss, and his band of violent henchmen. Now, Karp unearths himself not just looking for the killers, yet scuffling with to guard his circle of relatives from an evil that runs as deep because the mines that gas it.

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Download E-books The Cider House Rules PDF

By John Irving

"AN out of date, BIG-HEARTED NOVEL . . . with its epic craving stuck within the nineteenth century, someplace among Trollope and Twain . . . the wealthy element makes for classic Irving."
--The Boston Sunday Globe

"The Cider condominium ideas is full of humans to like and to consider for. . . . The characters in John Irving's novel holiday the entire principles, and but they continue to be noble and free-spirited. sufferers of tragedy, violence, and injustice, their lives appear extra fascinating and whole of thought-provoking dilemmas than the lives of many genuine people."
--The Houston Post

"John Irving's 6th and most sensible novel . . . he's one of the best possible storytellers at paintings at the present time. on the base of Irving's personal ethical issues is an extraordinary and lasting regard for human kindness."
--The Philadelphia Inquirer

"Entertaining and affecting . . . John Irving is the main relentlessly artistic author round. He proliferates colourful incidents and crotchets of personality. . . . a very stunning volume of artistry and ingenuity."
--The San Diego Union

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Download E-books Melody Burning (Christy Ottaviano Books) PDF

Beresford does not take note a lot approximately his earlier or how he got here to dwell within the chutes and move slowly areas of the luxurious high-rise that stocks his identify. but if rock megastar and teenage sensation Melody McGrath strikes to an residence at the 50th flooring, he understands he should be close to her. even though she does not comprehend it, Melody is threatened by means of extra risky forces than her manipulative degree mother and the pressures of lifestyles within the highlight. the landlord of the glamorous development has been hiding a deadly mystery inside of its partitions, and Beresford places all his plans in danger. Will Beresford and Melody manage to get away with their lives (and love) intact?

Bestselling writer Whitley Strieber makes his younger grownup debut with this pulsing romantic thriller.

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