By Mila Leduc
Quelque half dans le Royaume de France, l. a. jeune Hélène, une servante sans le sou vient de se faire virer par ses buyers, elle trouve donc un nouveau travail dans un Château plus grand et beaucoup plus somptueux. Il s’agit du Château des Hautcourt, tenu par un jeune baron très excentrique !
Bien que l’intendante guarantee à Hélène que son nouveau travail sera strict et austère, elle arrive vite à remarquer que tout n'est pas tout à fait comme il devrait l’être pour des personnes de ce rang.
Dans los angeles journée, les Hautcourt jouent à des jeux étranges avec leurs domestiques, et l. a. nuit, de drôles de gémissements flottent dans le couloir jusqu'à l. a. chambre d’Hélène.
Elle décide d'enquêter, et ce qu'elle va trouver l. a. changera à jamais !
Nouvelle Érotique: réservé à un public averti.
Scènes hautement perverses et très excitantes.
By Paul Bishop
At forty three, Fey Croaker has survived 3 dead-end marriages, a critically abusive upbringing, and the relentless resentment of her male colleagues at the strength. Now, as a result of a streak of unsolved murders, she feels additional strain to resolve the homicide of a mysterious lady who had a number of IDs in numerous names, 1000000 funds in money, and in simple terms new garments and furnishings in her both new residence on the time of her demise.
Fingerprints inexplicably demonstrate the lady had already been murdered – 18 years prior in San Francisco. regardless of this twist, the case seems to be open and close – the woman's ex-husband, convicted of killing her the 1st time, was once published on parole weeks prior to her moment homicide. notwithstanding, the sufferer has many extra surprises for everybody concerned – particularly for Fey, who reveals herself changing into one of many suspects while her research takes a flip for the deadly.
By Erica Spindler
Lily Pierron: In sultry New Orleans any sin could be had for a value. For Lily, a mythical madam, that cost is her daughter, Hope.
Hope Pierron St. Germaine: by means of day, the based and pious spouse of a filthy rich hotelier, and dedicated mom to Glory. by way of evening, she succumbs to the unholy passions that threaten to ruin her.
Glory St. Germaine: blind to her family's shameful secrets and techniques, Glory suffers the results of a darkness she does not even recognize exists. Headstrong and reckless, Glory reveals forbidden lovewith the single guy who is aware every little thing in regards to the Pierron women .
By John D. MacDonald
have you stopped to ask yourself why the area is ceaselessly torn via battle? Why males of goodwill, looking simply peace, are pushed relentlessly to additional catastrophe? In a destiny society, the place India principles the globe and everybody chases the effective rupee, the 1st Atomic battle has simply ended. Already the second one is obviously construction. humans shrug. struggle is man’s nature, they believe. And that’s what newspaper reporter Dake Lorin thinks, too . . . till he turns into conscious of the extraterrestrial beings dwelling between us and discovers their sinister purpose—as good because the unusual and gigantic reason behind humankind’s doubtless unlimited ability for violence and destruction.
Features a brand new advent by way of Dean Koontz
Praise for John D. MacDonald
“The great entertainer of our age, and a enchanting storyteller.”—Stephen King
“My favourite novelist of all time.”—Dean Koontz
“To diggers one thousand years from now, the works of John D. MacDonald will be a treasure at the order of the tomb of Tutankhamen.”—Kurt Vonnegut
“A grasp storyteller, a masterful suspense author . . . John D. MacDonald is a shining instance for we all within the box. speak about the best.”—Mary Higgins Clark
By Craig Holden
From the skin the Kesslers seem to have all of it: Dr. Ted Kessler is a embellished veteran who now runs the lab at a wide clinical heart. He and his spouse, Joyce, stay with their daughter, Jessi, in a gorgeous apartment within the property portion of an Ohio urban within the Nineteen Seventies. Ted is broadly revered as a clinician, researcher, supervisor, and businessman. but if he resolves to mentor an bold working-class pupil, this idyllic little global is threatened.
Syd Redding, the gruff, streetwise narrator of The Narcissist's Daughter, has no plan in brain for the Kesslers. he is a bored pre-med scholar with few customers, a failure for a stepfather, and a sister who seems following his instance. quickly after he meets Kessler's spouse and daughter, he unearths himself ensnared within the mystery machinations of this magnetic kinfolk on the point of unraveling.
The Narcissist's Daughter is the compulsively readable and suspenseful tale of an easy affair that blossoms into obsession, exploitation, and eventually, a fondness for revenge that threatens to break the lives of every person involved.
In a rustic governed by means of worry, not anyone is innocent.
Stalin's Soviet Union is an legitimate paradise, the place voters reside unfastened from crime and worry just one factor: the omnipotent kingdom. protecting the program is idealistic defense officer Leo Demidov, a struggle hero who believes within the iron fist of the legislations. but if a assassin begins to kill at will and Leo dares to enquire, the State's obedient servant reveals himself demoted and exiled. Now, with in basic terms his spouse at his facet, Leo needs to struggle to discover stunning truths a few killer--and a rustic the place "crime" does not exist.
THE mystery SPEECH
Soviet Union, 1956. Stalin is lifeless, and a regime as soon as held jointly by means of worry is commencing to fracture, making a lawless society the place the police became the criminals. a sequence of murders now has all of Moscow on aspect, and no one--no topic how strong or connected--seems secure. together with his new and secretive murder division, Leo Demidov investigates--only to discover that he, his spouse, and his followed daughters should be in grave possibility. to avoid wasting his kinfolk, Leo needs to make a determined selection and face an very unlikely trip which could deliver his redemption...or shatter their fragile future.
Three a long time. murders. One conspiracy. who's Agent 6?
Leo Demidov isn't any longer a member of Moscow's mystery police. but if his spouse and daughters are invited on a "peace journey" to ny urban, he's instantly suspicious. Forbidden to trip along with his kinfolk, Leo watches helplessly as occasions in long island spread and people closest to his middle are pulled right into a internet of political conspiracy, betrayal--and murder.
In the terrible aftermath, Leo calls for just one factor: to seek down the killer who destroyed his kin. His request is summarily denied. Crippled via grief and haunted by way of the necessity to discover precisely what occurred in ny, Leo takes issues into his personal fingers. it's a quest that would span many years, and take Leo round the world--from Moscow, to the mountains of Soviet-controlled Afghanistan, to the backstreets of recent York--in pursuit of the single guy who is aware the reality: Agent 6.
By George Harrar
Mild-mannered philosophy professor Evan Birch spends his days educating students to hunt fact. Then, one afternoon, he’s pulled over by way of the police, handcuffed, and puzzled in regards to the disappearance of an area highschool cheerleader. whilst the lacking girl’s lipstick turns up in his vehicle, the proof opposed to him starts off to construct. Even his spouse and sons are having their doubts. and because the investigating officer engages him in a decidedly non-Socratic discussion, Evan Birch starts off to appreciate that fact can be elusive certainly — yet occasionally you'll want to choose a narrative and keep on with it…
From prize-winning writer George Harrar, “The Spinning guy” bargains riveting, whip-smart suspense in a story within which each note matters-and questions of guilt and innocence are without notice even more than academic.
By Bryan Gruley
But in any such small city it’s very unlikely to be an neutral investigator—Gracie was once Gus’s moment cousin; Darlene’s ally; and the sweetheart of Gus’s oldest buddy, Soupy Campbell. but with all of the undesirable blood among Gus and Gracie through the years, Gus is definitely distracted via different difficulties. His company is making an attempt to push him out, the locals are pissed off that his tales have halted building on a brand new hockey rink, and Darlene’s estranged husband has again to reclaim his spouse.
When Gus attempts to retrace Gracie’s steps to find what occurred to her within the eighteen years she was once clear of hunger Lake, he’s compelled to come to Detroit, the scene of his humiliating prior. And notwithstanding he’s made up our minds to determine what drove Gracie again domestic, Gus is unprepared for the poor secrets and techniques he uncovers.
The moment booklet in Bryan Gruley’s impossible to resist hunger Lake sequence, The putting Tree is a compelling tale approximately relatives and friendship, intercourse and violence, and the failure of affection to make every little thing correct.