Category Archives: International Mystery & Crime

The White Man and the Pachinko Girl: A Novel (Tokyo Faces

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Christian Mysteries and Thrillers (Kecia Greer, South Carolina State Library): Author, title, publication info, and summary for about 25 books/series (if series, titles are also listed). They wrote several others in the genre, but this is the pièce de résistance and also quite tasty in the screen version, “Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe” (1978), with an outstanding cast—George Segal, Jacqueline Bisset, Phillipe Noiret, and especially Robert Morley.

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Romanian Connection

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A school bus crashed Sunday at Denver International Airport. Story may include the following genres: mystery, thriller, suspense, caper, and horror. (Please, no torture/killing of children or animals.) Send your story as an attachment in Word format, double-spaced, to: Type "Al Blanchard Award" in subject line. (Without it, attachments will not be opened). Myles Allfrey, Donna Moore and Adrian Muller, Hosts and organisers of CRIMEFEST.

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Murder on the 18th Green

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Evil, as his initial plan was not to play multiple characters in the series. END CREDITS ROLL LAST CREDIT reads "SEE AUSTIN POWERS IN YOU ONLY FLOSS ONCE." Mystery novels are often puzzles that are solved by the hero discovering the identity of the villain…and hopefully bringing him/her to justice. I didn’t find what I was looking for, but there’s enough there that I was kept reading for a while. And Coral grew inside her like a seductive parasite. The crime scene investigators from around the globe finally relaxed and enjoyed cocktails while quizzing each other with some fun ice-breaking crime scene trivia.

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Pirate Vishnu (Jaya Jones Treasure Hunt Mystery)

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Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Screams in the Night, a gut-wrenching call and a reporter's life-long search for her missing sister. As a child, the nightmare-prone Lee hears an Irish maid say that opium will cause “sweet dreams.” He vows to try the drug, but once he becomes an addict, the dreams are not so sweet. Noir Nation: What’s the strangest thing you’ve witnessed firsthand in Vegas? Cooper ‘skyjacker’ mystery A map showing the flight path of the plane hijacked by D.

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The Gambling Girl

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Links to titles and publication years. If you are the owner of an image and would like it removed, please just let me know. This can include their own experiences as well as inquisitive professions, such as research science, journalism, or cooking in a test kitchen. The pleasure in this book lies in Leonid’s internal monologue as he tries to navigate through a brutal world of treachery and greed without getting his hands too dirty. Once turned on, the camera clicked away steadily for the next three hours, 88 more pictures in all — and all but one (held by the families) described as either “black” or “dark”.

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Operation Napoleon (Reykjavik Murder Mysteries)

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With all these crime resources at your fingertips you no longer have any excuses to delay the research for that new crime or mystery novel, so get started! These include Alexander Terekhov’s Stone Bridge, a retrodetective on an NKVD case set in the Soviet Period, Oxana Robski’s Casual about crooked new Russians and Peter Aleshkovsky’s Skunk on teenage crime set in modern Russia, and Max Frei’s The Labyrinths of the Echo, a fantasy crime detective series, all reviewed in other chapters of this guide.

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High Stakes in Shanghai

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Sometimes mysteries will feature historic characters in major or minor roles, such as in Caleb Carr's The Alienist, set in New York at the time of that Teddy Roosevelt was police commissioner. Anyway, why must MetaFilter continually taunt me with the books I haven't read? AUSTIN (out loud, to himself) My God, Vanessa's got a smashing body. AUSTIN (under his breath to Vanessa) Does that make you horny? At one point, police said, the man grabbed a rookie officer's holstered pistol, prompting three others to fire.

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Executive Compensation 7: The Reckoning (St. James Financial

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If you have read the novel, you will relive every treasured moment.. . Burroughs’ humor is sly, and readers will grin at the dry satire in Junky as Lee, on the lam, opines, “Safe in Mexico I watched the anti-junk campaign. Mysteries Around the World: South Carolina (Tulsa City-County PL, OK): Author, title pub. year, webcat link, and town or region of setting for 9 series/titles. What the hell did I do?”) and conceals the act so well that he is never caught.

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Old Scores (The Chris Norgren Mysteries) (Volume 3)

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On some questions, the examiner suspected Bala of lying, but, over all, the results were inconclusive. That's the question that puzzles Carlton Withers, sometime reporter for the Silver Falls Lancer. Please come dressed as (choose one of the following for each guest: Colonel Mustard, Miss Scarlet, Professor Plum, Mr. The show’s guiding mystery is the murder of the town’s adored homecoming queen, Laura Palmer — an emotive conceit AMC’s The Killing has co-opted in the advertising buildup ahead of its own debut.

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Capital Punishment

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The parallel investigations around which the film's narrative is built, the moving back and forth in time confuses instead of adding to the viewers’ involvement. Seeing as how he has been a longtime supporter of The Rap Sheet, how could I say no? But his plan to extract an embedded CIA operative turns disastrous when the mistargeted attack reduces the Chinese Embassy […] Something real, something other than the Hollywood nonsense everyone gets pumped full of.

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