Книги в жанре «Детектив (не относящийся в прочие категории)» (4170 книг)

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01. Завещание веков Читать →

Автор: Прожив полжизни в Америке, француз Дамьен Лувель возвращается на родину, узнав о внезапной смерти своего отца. Здесь он обнаруживает, что Лувель-старший посвятил долгие годы исследованиям загадочной реликвии – Йорденского камня – чья двухтысячелетняя история связала воедино судьбы первых христиан, тамплиеров, франкмасонов, Леонардо да Винчи и Наполеона. Вскоре выясняется, что именно эти исследования стоили историку жизни,…

02. Infamous Читать →

Автор: From “one of the best crime writers at work today” (Michael Connelly) comes a fast,f unny, violent new noir crime classic-a Coen Brothers movie come to life. He has been compared to Lehane, Ellroy, and Pelecanos, but Ace Atkins's rich, raucous, passionate blend of historical novel and crime story is all his own and never more…

03. Quiller Balalaika Читать →

Автор: It's Quiller's most dangerous mission yet, and is also his last for the British intelligence agency so secret that it has no name. No matter that its orders originate at the Prime Minister level; if detected, it would be denied at that and every other level of the government. Quiller's orders this time take the…

04. Mord im Gurkenbeet Читать →

Автор: Die junge Flavia de Luce staunt nicht schlecht, als sie im ersten Morgenlicht eine Leiche im Garten entdeckt – ausgerechnet im Gurkenbeet! Jeder hГ¤lt ihren Vater fГјr den MГ¶rder, denn Colonel de Luce hat sich noch tags zuvor mit dem Verblichenen gestritten. Nur ein einziger Mensch glaubt felsenfest an die Unschuld des Colonels – seine…

05. Dial Me for Murder Читать →

Автор: Crime reporter and mystery novelist Paige Turner is looking into the murder of a young secretary whose naked body was found in Central Park -with the understanding between herself and the police that Paige keeps her exclusive investigation off the record and out of the pages of Daring Detective.

06. Murder Is A Girl’s Best Friend Читать →

Автор: Spunky 1950s detective Paige Turner finds herself embroiled in a messy murder mystery with the killer hot on her heels. She'll need all her skills to track him down-before she becomes his next victim.

07. A Sudden, Fearful Death Читать →

Автор: Another Perry mystery that highlights the frustrating status of women in Victorian England. The story hinges on society's low opinion of nurses and of both single and married women who seek abortions. A talented nurse is found strangled, and Inspector Monk and his friends, a nurse and a lawyer, follow the clues to see that…

08. Anne Perry's Christmas Mysteries Читать →

Автор: Two holiday novels provide the perfect combination of mystery and murder mixed with a generous helping of Yuletide cheer. A CHRISTMAS GUEST When her daughter and son-in-law plan a Christmas vacation to Paris sans hers truly, Grandmama Mariah Ellison travels to the chilly, windswept Romney Marshes to spend the holiday with old friends. But when the body…

09. The Sheen of the Silk Читать →

Автор: New York Times bestselling novelist Anne Perry, the undisputed Queen of Victorian mysteries and the author of an acclaimed series set during World War I, now broadens her canvas with her first major stand-alone book – an epic historical novel set in thirteenth-century Constantinople, where a woman must live a lie in her quest to…

10. The Sins of the Wolf Читать →

Автор: Nurse Hester Latterly finds herself well-suited for the position: accompany Mrs. Mary Farraline, an elderly Scottish lady with delicate health, on a short train trip to London. Yet Hester’s simple job takes a grave turn when the woman dies during the night. And when a postmortem examination of the body reveals a lethal dose of…

11. La kvin oranДќsemoj Читать →

Автор: «[ORIGINALA TITOLO: THE FIVE ORANGE PIPS] desegnaДµoj de Sidney Pagetel la angla tradukis Darold Booton Kiam mi ekrigardas miajn notojn kaj registrojn pri la kazoj de Ењerloko Holmso inter la jaroj 1882 kaj 1890, mi devas alfronti tiom multe da kazoj strangaj kaj interesaj ke ne facilas scii kiujn enmeti kaj kiujn ekskludi. La publiko sciis pri…

12. 01 A Free Man of Color Читать →

Автор: Praise for Barbara Hambly's A Free Man of Color “A smashing debut novel. In lush detail Hambly recreates the world of the demimonde and the Mardi Gras balls, the plight of slaves, and the intricate social structure of a city that for generations has strictly adhered to rules unique to New Orleans. Ben is a…

13. 02 Fever Season Читать →

Автор: For Laurie Special thanks to the Staff of the Historic New Orleans Collection for all their help; to Kate Miciak for her assistance and advice in redirecting the story; to O"Neil deNoux; and, of course, to George.

14. 03 Graveyard Dust Читать →

Автор: For Mary Ann Special thanks to those, in New Orleans and elsewhere, who have helped me with this book: to Paul Nevski of Le Monde Creole; to the Staff of the Historic New Orleans Collection; to Tim Trahan of Animal Arts in New Orleans; to Priestess Miriam of the Voodoo Spirit Temple; to Greg Osborn…

15. 04 Sold Down the River Читать →

Автор: For Mom and Dad Special thanks are owed to Paul Nevski, Bill Coble, Norman and Sand Marmillion, and the rest of the staff of Le Monde Creole in New Orleans and Laura Plantation in St. John Parish, for unbelievable help, inspiration, and friendship in putting together this book. Thanks also to Pamela Arcineaux and the…

16. Skin Tight Читать →

Автор: On the third of January, a leaden, blustery day, two tourists from Covington, Tennessee, removed their sensible shoes to go strolling on the beach at Key Biscayne. When they got to the old Cape Florida lighthouse, the young man and his fiancee sat down on the damp sand to watch the ocean crash hard across…

17. A Death in China Читать →

Автор: , Changan, China, 213 B.C. “Where is Confucius?” the emperor demanded. Princes, nobles, councillors, generals, diplomats, servants and eunuch-ministers mimicked the emperor's angry mien. Square-jawed, flint-eyed, they stared at the cluster of old men whose robes and formal bearing marked them as scholars. Silence wrapped the throne room. It was not a question to be answered.…

18. Winter House Читать →

Автор: When a known serial killer is found with shears sticking out of his chest and an ice pick in his hand, Kathy Mallory and her NYPD Special Crimes partner Detective Sgt. Riker are called in to investigate. One of the occupants of Winter House, the scene of the crime, is 70-year-old Nedda Winter, who immediately…

19. PodnieЕ›Д‡ Tytanica Читать →

Автор: Jeden z najwiД™kszych statkГіw pasaЕјerskich na Е›wiecie, “Titanic”, ktГіry zatonД…Е‚ w 1912 roku, leЕјy na gЕ‚Д™bokoЕ›ci dwГіch i pГіЕ‚ mili na dnie Oceanu Atlantyckiego. W jego Е‚adowni znajduje siД™ zapas rudy niezwykle rzadkiego mineraЕ‚u, umoЕјliwiajД…cego skonstruowanie broni przyszЕ‚oЕ›ci. Aby zdobyД‡ Е‚adunek, Rosjanie nie cofnД… siД™ przed niczym… Dirk Pitt musi podjД…Д‡ siД™ najbardziej niebezpiecznej i…

20. Sahara Читать →

Автор: Jest rok 1865, wojna domowa w Ameryce dobiega koЕ„ca. OkrД™t Konfederacji, przebiwszy siД™ przez blokadД™ Unii, przepada bezpowrotnie w odmД™tach Atlantyku. W roku 1931 sЕ‚awna Kitty Mannock chce ustanowieД‡ kolejny Е›wiatowy rekord lotniczy. Na trasie z Londynu do Cape Town znika gdzieЕ› nad SaharД…. Rok 1966. Turysta, wД™drujД…cy po poЕ‚oЕјonej na pustyni i rzД…dzonej przez szalonego tyrana…