OPERATION BABAYLIFT BY CATHERINE ASTOLFO

Operation Babylift by Catherine Astolfo

( A Killer Followed Them Home )

When Florence Kensington gives up her coveted spot at Revisions Retirement Residence to newcomers Roy and Linh Jackson, she unknowingly awakens Kira Callaghan’s Vietnam memories – and her PTSD. However, Kira’s ” inner retired journalist ” has no choice but to investigate when Florence is found dead.

With help from the flower pots and her boyfriend Charles, Kira travels from Chit Creek to Burlington, Vermot, and exposes the secrets surrounding an Operation Babylift plane crash from forty years ago. Discouraged by the lack of progress on the case, she return to Triple R with her team of aging acolytes.
Little do they know that a killer has followed them home.

AUTHOR : CATHERINE ASTOLFO
TITLE : OPERATION BABYLIFT
Genre : Mystery, Crime
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DEATH NOTE ; ANOTHER NOTE BY NISIO ISIN

Death Note: Another Note By Nisio Isin

( Roadmap To The Next Murder )

There’s a serial killer loose in Los Angeles and the local authorities need help fast. For some reason the killer has left a string of maddeningly arcane clues at each crime scene. Each of the clues, it seems, is an indecipherable roadmap to the next murder.

Onto the scene come L, the mysterious super-sleuth. Despite his peculiar working habits, he’s never shown his face in public – but this time, he needs help.

Enlisting the services of FBI agent named Naomi Misora, L starts snooping around city of Angels. It soon becomes clear that the killing spree is a psychotic riddle designed to specifically engage L in a battle of wits.

Stuck in the middle between killer and investigator, it’s up to Misora yo navigate both the dead bodies and the egos so solve the Los Angeles Murder cases.

AUTHOR: NISIO ISIN
TITLE: DEATH NOTE; ANOTHER NOTE
Genre: Murder mystery, Crime, Serial killer
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THE DEAD OF WINTER BY JEAN RABE

The Dead Of Winter By Jean Rabe

( Brutal Murder In Spencer County, Indiana )

Fifty-eight minutes into her first day on the job, twenty-three-year-old sheriff Piper Blackwell faced with a grisly murder – the victim artfully posed amid decorations on her lawn. Drawing on former military training, Piper must prove herself worthy of the sheriff’s badge, and that is not going easy.

Chief Deputy Oren Rosenberg, Pipers opponent in the recent election, doesn’t like her and wants her to fail. She doesn’t like him either, but she need Oren to help catch the killer before another victim discovered. Too late!

As Piper leads the manhunt, another crisis hits close to home. Her father, the previous sheriff is fighting for his life, and she between family and duty. Facing personal and professional threats, Piper has to whether a raging storm, keep the sheriff’s department from crumbling around her, and reel in a killer during the most brutal winter sleepy Spencer County, Indiana, has experienced.

AUTHOR: JEAN RABE
TITLE: THE DEAD OF WINTER
Genre: Mystery
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MANIACAL BY C.M. SUTTER

Maniacal By C.M Sutter

( Murder Doesn’t Happen In North Bend )

The newly promoted Sargeant Jade Monroe, and her partner Detective Jack Steele, have just been informed of an unidentified male body found at a local lake. The town is in uproar. The victim was nearly decapitated, and murder simply doesn’t happen in North Bend.

As more bodies turn up, the single connection between all the victims becomes clear – it’s Jade herself. With each new victim getting one step closer to Jade, time begins to tick away… She must find the person responsible before her loved ones or herself, targeted next.

AUTHOR: C.M. SUTTER
TITLE: MANIACAL
Genre: Crime-thriller, Fiction, Crime
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WITH A PASSION PUT TO USE BY KEITH McCARTHY

With A Passion Put To Use By Keith McCarthy

( Unnatural Deaths )

When John Eisenmenger is unwilling to accept his boss’s death from natural causes diagnosis on an autopsy, he goes to old friend DI Beverley Wharton. When this and other unnatural deaths lead to Atopia, a private clinic for treatment of allergies run by a Dr Dreifus – whose wife has just been found dead, it seems that there is more to this than ‘death by natural causes’ .

John Eisenmenger and Helen Flemming are expectant parents. John takes a job as a pathologist at a local clinic impending the birth of his first child with his partner Helen. He runs into trouble with his new boss, a tyrant who, it’s whispered often ignores suspicious autopsy findings or, worse, covers them up so his lab can run smoothly.

John’s first autopsy uncovers some inconsistencies and he announces publicly that there are possible indications of an unnatural death, his boss is livid. Compelled to investigate further as a way of diving his job, John hooks up with an old friend, Detective Beverley Wharton to investigate the suspected murder.

AUTHOR: KEITH McCARTHY
TITLE: WITH A PASSION PUT TO USE
Genres: Forensic-mystery, Fiction, Crime
Recommendation Links: http://www.keithmccarthy.com
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THE TASTE OF WARMWOOD BY KEITH McCARTHY

The Taste Of Wormwood By Keith McCarthy

( The Secret consignments )

Arthur Meadows has just returned home from a trip to South – West Europe, supposedly bringing back a consignment of cloths, but actually bringing back something far deadly.

Meanwhile, a young Asian couple murdered in their small house in Gloucester, the killings done with ruthless efficiency. Beverley Wharton, now Chief Inspector, does not relish the investigation of the murders: partly due to the choice of pathologist, Charles Sydenham. She would have prefered John Eisenmenger, but he has his own problems trying to work out why Arthur Meadows died so unexpectedly.

AUTHOR: KEITH McCARTHY
TITLE: THE TASTE OF WARMWOOD
Genres: Crime, Forensic-mystery
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CORPUS DELICTI BY KEITH McCARTHY

Corpus Delicti By Keith McCarthy

( An Evil Enterprise )

Helena Flemming, a criminal defense lawyer has fallen out of love with John Eisenmenger. John finds solace and distraction by returning to his life as a forensic pathologist. His first case reunites him with DI Beverley Wharton; a woman who is notoriously cunning and who refuses to take no for an answer.

Beverley is jealous of Helena and has history with John, but when she receives some devastating personal news, she delves deeper into her cases and realises she needs help.

A young criminal is found stabbed and the obvious suspect is à man who had threatened to kill him just hours before. There is pressure on Beverley to close the case, but she is not so keen to follow orders, especially when John discovers that weapon is a surgical scalpel.

AUTHOR: KEITH McCARTHY
TITLE: CORPUS DELICTI
Genres: Forensic-mystery, Thriller, Crime
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AN END TO CRIME ~ PETER GLASSBOROW

An End To Crime By Peter Glassborow

( EVERY SECRET WILL BE UNCOVERED )

A year in the future there is no privacy. Everything from the past can be seen. Every crime uncovered. It should mean an end to crime, but it doesn’t.

Detective – Sergeant Jens runs a Time-Camera-Crew. With a background of world secrets being uncovered, often provoking massive unrest and violence he is sent to investigate a death from sixty years earlier.

Finding out the truth puts him under threat from powerful people, people who would destroy his career, and if they find out his crime he will end up in prison. Jen struggles to do his job and stay free in a world without privacy.

AUTHOR: PETER GLASSBOROW
TITLE: AN END TO CRIME
Genre: Crime, Fiction

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 GAMES PEOPLE PLAY BY OWEN MULLEN   

Games People Play By Owen Mullen

  

              (    Abduction Of Children    )

On a warm summer’s evening thirteen month old Lily Hamilton is abducted from Ayr beach in Scotland, while her parents are yards away. Three days later, the distraught father turns up at Glasgow PI Charlie Cameron’s office and begs him to help.
Mark Hamilton believes he knows who has stolen his daughter and why. Against his better judgement Charlie gets involved in a case he would be better off without. But when a child’s body is discovered on Fenwick Moor, then another in St. Andrews, the awful truth dawns; there is a serial killer out there whose work has gone undetected for decades.

Baby Lily may be the latest victim of a madman, for Charlie it’s too late, he can’t let go. His demons won’t let him .

AUTHOR: OWEN MULLEN
TITLE: GAMES PEOPLE PLAY
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Mystery
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 THE WATER’S EDGE BY KARIN FOSSUM

The Water's Edge By Karin Fossum

                 (    Tragic Events    )

A married couple, Reinhardt and Kristine Ris, are out for a sunday walk then they discover the body of a boy and see a figure of a man limping away. They alert the police, not before Reinhardt, to Kristine’s horror, kneels down and takes photographs of the dead child with his cell phone.
Inspector Konrad Sejer and Jakob Skarre begin to make inquiries in the little town of Solberglia. But then another boy disappears, and an explanation seems more remote than ever.

Meanwhile, the Ris’s marriage starts to unravel as Reinhardt becomes obsessed with the tragic events and his own part in them.

AUTHOR: KARIN FOSSUM
TITLE: THE WATER’S EDGE
Genre: Mystery, Fiction, Crime
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