ISBN-10: 0380703386

ISBN-13: 9780380703388

ISBN-10: 1531805876

ISBN-13: 9781531805876

After witnessing a wierd explosion, Janet turns into a murderer's subsequent target.

Janet Rhys is using throughout the backwoods of Canada whilst she sees the truck prior to her lose keep an eye on, damage right into a snow financial institution, and turn sideways, thoroughly blockading the line. Springing to motion, she darts right into a within reach barn, trying to find whatever to exploit to rescue the individual trapped within. whilst she hears an explosion, Janet returns to discover the truck is not anything yet smoking wreckage, and the driving force has stolen her car.

Janet takes take care of in an deserted residence, and is awaiting support to come back while the truck driver's accomplices set fireplace to her hideout. prior to she is engulfed in flames, she leaps via a window and escapes into the snow. The killers imagine their witness is useless, and if Janet does not stream quick, they are going to be right.

Review Quote:

"Charm, wit, and Holmesian logic."- AudioFile.

"A smart way to go to Moscow with no need to stay there." - San Jose Mercury News.

"The epitome of the 'cozy' mystery." - commonly Murder.

"MacLeod will be counted on for a witty, literate and fascinating mystery." - Publishers Weekly.

Biographical note:

Charlotte MacLeod (1922-2005) was once an across the world bestselling writer of comfortable mysteries. Born in Canada, she moved to Boston as a toddler, and lived in New England so much of her existence. After graduating from collage, she made a profession in ads, writing replica for the cease & store grocery store corporation earlier than relocating directly to Boston company N. H. Miller & Co., the place she rose to the rank of vp. In her spare time, MacLeod wrote brief tales, and in 1964 released her first novel, a kid's ebook referred to as "Mystery of the White Knight".

In "Rest You Merry" (1978), MacLeod brought Professor Peter Shandy, a horticulturist and novice sleuth whose adventures she might chronicle for 2 many years. "The family members Vault" (1979) marked the 1st visual appeal of her different best-known characters: the husband and spouse sleuthing crew Sarah Kelling and Max Bittersohn, whom she until eventually her final novel, "The Balloon Man", in 1998.

Show description

Read Online or Download A Dismal Thing to Do (The Madoc and Janet Rhys Mysteries Book 4) PDF

Similar thrillers & suspense books

Download e-book for iPad: Die Verflüchtigten: Roman (German Edition) by Thomas Reverdy

Sich in Luft auflösen, das ist in Japan ein gängiger Weg, der Familie große Schande zu ersparen. Kaze hat sein Gesicht verloren, weil er, altgediente, treue Angestellte einer großen Investementbank nach den Ereignissen von Fukushima plötzlich fristlos entlassen wurde. Mit einem Koffer und drei Pappkartons verschwindet er nachts nach San'ya, das verlorene Viertel Tokios.

Hangman by PDF

An addictive debut mystery starring an FBI advisor with a unusual flavor for crime and punishment…A boy vanishes on his manner domestic from tuition. His frantic mom gets a ransom name: pay otherwise. It’s in basic terms hours earlier than the time limit, and the police don't have any leads. input Timothy Blake, an FBI advisor with a knack for fixing very unlikely situations yet whose services comes at a value.

HIT SEND by PDF

Did Wendy Russo kill Glenn Foster? Did Wendy lease successful guy to kill her boyfriend? the exact same boyfriend who were arrested and promised to cooperate with police to deliver down Russo's crime boss father? Wendy Russo was once acquitted of homicide yet one piece of facts was once ignored. One burning piece of facts the police got illegally that used to be by no means installed entrance of a jury.

New PDF release: The 39 Steps (Classic Sensation)

Europe is with reference to warfare and spies are in all places. Richard Hannay the protagonist and narrator, an expatriate Scot, returns to his new domestic, a flat in London, after a protracted remain in Rhodesia, so one can start a brand new existence. One evening he's buttonholed via a stranger, a well-travelled American, who claims to be in worry for his existence.

Additional resources for A Dismal Thing to Do (The Madoc and Janet Rhys Mysteries Book 4)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

A Dismal Thing to Do (The Madoc and Janet Rhys Mysteries Book 4)


by Mark
4.3

Rated 4.44 of 5 – based on 39 votes