Harper Perennial. Moriarty’s death has left an immediate, poisonous vacuum in the criminal underworld, and there is no shortage of candidates to take his place—including one particularly fiendish criminal mastermind. Chase and scotland yard inspector athelney jones, a man much feared but seldom seen, a devoted student of holmes’s methods of investigation and deduction originally introduced by Conan Doyle in “The Sign of Four”, must forge a path through the darkest corners of England’s capital—from the elegant squares of Mayfair to the shadowy wharfs and alleyways of the London Docks—in pursuit of this sinister figure, who is determined to stake his claim as Moriarty’s successor.
A riveting, deeply atmospheric tale of murder and menace from one of the only writers to earn the seal of approval from Conan Doyle’s estate, Moriarty breathes life into Holmes’s dark and fascinating world. The game is once again afoot in this thrilling mystery from the bestselling author of The House of Silk, sanctioned by the Conan Doyle estate, which explores what really happened when Sherlock Holmes and his arch nemesis Professor Moriarty tumbled to their doom at the Reichenbach Falls.
Internationally bestselling author anthony horowitz’s nail-biting new novel plunges us back into the dark and complex world of detective Sherlock Holmes and Moriarty—dubbed the Napoleon of crime” by Holmes—in the aftermath of their fateful struggle at the Reichenbach Falls. Days after the encounter at the Swiss waterfall, Pinkerton detective agent Frederick Chase arrives in Europe from New York.
The House of Silk: A Sherlock Holmes Novel
And then the first murder takes place. The house of silk bring sherlock holmes back with all the nuance, and almost superhuman powers of analysis and deduction that made him the world's greatest detective, in a case depicting events too shocking, pacing, too monstrous to ever appear in print. Until now. Horowitz truly pulls off the wonderful illusion that Arthur Conan Doyle left us one last tale.
San diego union TribuneLondon, 1890 Mulholland Books. In the days that follow, his home is robbed, his family is threatened. 221b baker St. A fine art dealer named edmund Carstairs visits Sherlock Holmes and Dr John Watson to beg for their help. He is being menaced by a strange man in a flat cap - a wanted criminal who seems to have followed him all the way from America.
The Word Is Murder: A Novel Detective Daniel Hawthorne
At the same time, it soon becomes clear that Hawthorne is hiding some dark secrets of his own. A masterful and tricky mystery that springs many surprises, The Word is Murder is Anthony Horowitz at his very best. Hawthorne needs a ghost writer to document his life; a Watson to his Holmes. Hawthorne is brusque, temperamental and annoying but even so his latest case with its many twists and turns proves irresistible.
But did she arrange her own murder?new york times bestselling author of magpie murders and Moriarty, Anthony Horowitz has yet again brilliantly reinvented the classic crime novel, this time writing a fictional version of himself as the Watson to a modern-day Holmes. One bright spring morning in London, Diana Cowper – the wealthy mother of a famous actor - enters a funeral parlor.
He chooses Anthony Horowitz. Drawn in against his will, Horowitz soon finds himself a the center of a story he cannot control. She planned her own funeral. The writer and the detective form an unusual partnership. She is there to plan her own service. Six hours later she is found dead, strangled with a curtain cord in her own home.
Enter disgraced police detective Daniel Hawthorne, a brilliant, eccentric investigator who’s as quick with an insult as he is to crack a case.
Magpie Murders: A Novel
Mulholland Books. Yes, there are dead bodies and a host of intriguing suspects, the more she’s convinced that there is another story hidden in the pages of the manuscript: one of real-life jealousy, greed, but the more Susan reads, ruthless ambition, and murder. Masterful, clever, and relentlessly suspenseful, Magpie Murders is a deviously dark take on vintage English crime fiction in which the reader becomes the detective.
After working with the bestselling crime writer for years, Atticus Pünd, she’s intimately familiar with his detective, who solves mysteries disturbing sleepy English villages. Magpie murders is a double puzzle for puzzle fans, who don’t often get the classicism they want from contemporary thrillers.
Janet maslin, this fiendishly brilliant, the new york timesa new york times bestseller | #1 indie next pick | npr best book of 2017 | amazon Best Book of 2017 | Washington Post Best Book of 2017 | Esquire Best Book of 2017From the New York Times bestselling author of Moriarty and Trigger Mortis, riveting thriller weaves a classic whodunit worthy of Agatha Christie into a chilling, ingeniously original modern-day mystery.
When editor susan ryeland is given the manuscript of Alan Conway’s latest novel, she has no reason to think it will be much different from any of his others. An homage to queens of classic british crime such as Agatha Christie and Dorothy Sayers, Alan’s traditional formula has proved hugely successful.
So successful that susan must continue to put up with his troubling behavior if she wants to keep her job. Conway’s latest tale has Atticus Pünd investigating a murder at Pye Hall, a local manor house.
The Sentence is Death
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Trigger Mortis: A James Bond Novel James Bond Novels Paperback
Trigger mortis pits bond and american adventurer jeopardy lane against a cold-blooded tycoon determined to bring America to its knees—with the help of SMERSH, who will pay any price to secure Soviet victory in the space race now driving the Cold War. He must play a high-speed game of cat and mouse on the track to stop them, but a chance encounter with a mysterious Korean millionaire, Jason Sin, warns him that the scheme is only the Soviets’ opening move.
This dashing and seductive narrative of fast cars, beautiful women, and ruthless villains has all the hallmarks of an Ian Fleming original, including familiar faces such as M and Miss Moneypenny. James bond won his battle with criminal mastermind Auric Goldfinger, but a whole new war is about to begin.
Harper. The clock is ticking as the scheme unfolds, culminating in a heart-stopping New York City showdown that will determine the fate of the West. With glamorous pussy galore by his side—and in his bed—Bond arrives home from America to the news that SMERSH, the deadly Soviet counterintelligence agency, plans to sabotage an international Grand Prix.
The Word Is Murder: A Novel Detective Daniel Hawthorne
Mulholland Books. Hawthorne needs a ghost writer to document his life; a Watson to his Holmes. At the same time, it soon becomes clear that Hawthorne is hiding some dark secrets of his own. A masterful and tricky mystery that springs many surprises, The Word is Murder is Anthony Horowitz at his very best. Harper.
He chooses Anthony Horowitz. Drawn in against his will, Horowitz soon finds himself a the center of a story he cannot control. She is there to plan her own service. Six hours later she is found dead, strangled with a curtain cord in her own home. Enter disgraced police detective Daniel Hawthorne, a brilliant, eccentric investigator who’s as quick with an insult as he is to crack a case.
Hawthorne is brusque, temperamental and annoying but even so his latest case with its many twists and turns proves irresistible. The writer and the detective form an unusual partnership. She planned her own funeral. But did she arrange her own murder?new york times bestselling author of magpie murders and Moriarty, Anthony Horowitz has yet again brilliantly reinvented the classic crime novel, this time writing a fictional version of himself as the Watson to a modern-day Holmes.
One bright spring morning in London, Diana Cowper – the wealthy mother of a famous actor - enters a funeral parlor.
A Gentleman's Murder
Harper. James ring with jazz as Britain races forward into an age of peace and prosperity. But when a gentleman's wager ends with a member stabbed to death, the victim's last words echo in the Lieutenant’s head: that he would "soon right a great wrong from the past. Eric is certain that one of his fellow members is the murderer: but who? captain mortimer wolfe, the brilliant codebreaker? Or Captain Edward Aldershott, the steely club president whose Savile Row suits hide a frightening collision of mustard gas scars? Eric's investigation will draw him far from the marbled halls of the Britannia, the soldier’s soldier thrice escaped from German custody? Second Lieutenant Oliver Saxon, to the shadowy remains of a dilapidated war hospital and the heroin dens of Limehouse.
Mulholland Books. Only a few years removed from the trenches of Flanders himself, Lieutenant Eric Peterkin has just been granted membership in the most prestigious soldiers-only club in London: The Britannia. London's back alleys, however, are filled with broken soldiers and still enshadowed by the lingering horrors of the Great War.
Named a 2018 foreword indies book of the year awards Finalist Now in development for television with Endeavor Content "Huang's impressive debut will delight fans of golden age detective fiction. Publishers weekly starred review "Dorothy Sayers is alive and well and writing under the name of Christopher Huang.
Rhys bowen, charles todd, new york times-bestselling author of The Tuscan Child "A must read for fans of Anthony Horowitz, and Anne Perry. Daryl maxwell, los angeles public Library "Will please fans of both Agatha Christie and Gillian Flynn.
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An English Murder
Harper. All is set for a lovely christmas, except as the bells chime midnight, with friends and family gathered round the fire, a murder is committed. But who is responsible? the scorned young lover? the lord’s passed-over cousin? The social climbing politician’s wife? The Czech history professor? The obsequious butler? And perhaps the real question is: Can they survive long enough to find out? Mulholland Books.
A country house murder mystery classic, as a party find themselves snowed-in on Christmas Eve with a murderer among them. The snow is thick, the phone line is down, and no one is getting in or out of Warbeck Hall.
Forever and a Day: A James Bond Novel
Harper. A spy is dead. But not this time. One body. Time for a new weapon in the war against organized crime. It’s time for James Bond to earn his license to kill. Mulholland Books. But you didn’t tell me his name. It’s bond, sir, '” the Chief of Staff replied. James Bond. The sea keeps its secrets. A legend is born.
This is how it all began. 007 floats in the waters of Marseille, killed by an unknown hand. It’s time for a new agent to step up. We have no choice. The explosive prequel to Casino Royale, from bestselling author Anthony Horowitz. Forever and a day is the story of the birth of a legend, in the brutal underworld of the French Riviera, taking readers into the very beginning of James Bond’s illustrious career and the formation of his identity.
M laid down his pipe and stared at it tetchily. Three bullets. We’re just going to bring forward this other chap you’ve been preparing.