Crime

Download E-books Manhattan Mafia Guide:: Hits, Homes & Headquarters PDF

By Eric Ferrara

Throughout the early 20th century, Sicilian and Southern Italian immigrants poured into long island urban. seeking to get away poverty and persecution at domestic, they quickly stumbled on that yes felony companies them to the United States. prior to any codes of honor have been confirmed within the New international, violent bosses wreaked havoc on their groups of their quest to rule the underworld. It took a number of many years for the Mafia to mature right into a modern geared up crime syndicate. a few names and areas from either eras are nonetheless notorious this present day, like Frank Costello and the Copacabana, whereas a few have remained hidden in absolute secrecy formerly. stroll of their footsteps as manhattan urban writer Eric Ferrara explores the myths and realities of 1 of America's such a lot feared and interesting matters.

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Download E-books Quinn (Eve Duncan) PDF

By Iris Johansen

#1 long island occasions bestselling writer Iris Johansen explores the darkest corners of the human middle as forensic sculptor Eve Duncan closes in at the killer who stole her daughter such a lot of years in the past.

As a former army SEAL became cop, Joe Quinn has noticeable the face of evil and is aware simply how lethal it may be. whilst he first met Eve, he by no means anticipated to fall in love with a lady whose lifestyles will be outlined by means of her twin wants to carry domestic her lacking daughter and observe the reality at the back of her disappearance―no topic how devastating. With assistance from CIA agent Catherine Ling, Quinn makes a stunning discovery that sheds new gentle on younger Bonnie's abduction and places him squarely within the crosshairs of risk. Eve's past love, John Gallo, a soldier supposedly killed within the line of accountability, is particularly a lot alive―and a great deal a probability. Now, as their seek takes them deeper and deeper right into a internet of homicide and insanity, Joe and Eve needs to confront their so much primal fears…and attempt their get to the bottom of to discover the last word bone-chilling truth.

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Download E-books Heaven's Keep: A Novel (Cork O'Connor Mystery Series) PDF

By William Kent Krueger

Intrepid hero Cork O’Connor faces the main harrowing challenge of his existence while a constitution aircraft sporting his spouse, Jo, is going lacking in a storm from snow over the Wyoming Rockies.

Months after the tragedy, girls appear on Cork’s doorstep with proof that the pilot of Jo’s airplane was once now not the guy he claimed to be. it could now not be definitive facts, yet it’s a ray of sunshine within the darkness. Agreeing to enquire, Cork travels to Wyoming, the place he battles the interference of neighborhood legislations enforcement who can be at the take, the open hostility of the Northern Arapaho, who've a lot to lose if in point of fact recognized, and the ongoing makes an attempt on his lifestyles through assassins who shadow his each circulate. on the heart of all of the threat and deception lies the chance that Jo’s disappearance used to be no longer the top of her, that someplace alongside the labyrinthine direction of his seek, even perhaps within the large shadow of Heaven’s hold itself, Cork will locate her alive and awaiting him.

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Download E-books Trance: A Novel PDF

By Christopher Sorrentino

2005 nationwide ebook Award Finalist for Fiction
A Los Angeles occasions booklet Review favourite e-book of the Year
A Publishers Weekly Top Ten Novel of the Year

It is 1974 and a tiny band of self-styled city guerrillas, calling itself the Symbionese Liberation military (SLA), abducts a newspaper heiress, who then takes the guerrilla name"Tania" and shocks the realm by means of making a choice on to stay together with her former captors. quickly many of the SLA are lifeless, killed in a suicidal disagreement with police in l. a., forcing Tania and her last comrades--the pompous and abusive normal Teko and his duplicitous lieutenant, Yolanda--into hiding, the place they are going to stay for the following 16 months. those are the months of Tania's sentimental education.

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Download E-books Eeny Meeny (A Helen Grace Thriller) PDF

The "dark, twisted, thought-provoking" (#1 New York Times bestseller Tami Hoag) international bestseller—first within the new sequence that includes Detective Helen Grace.

Two individuals are kidnapped, imprisoned, and left with a gun. As starvation and thirst set in, just one walks away alive.

It’s a online game extra twisted than any Detective Helen Grace has ever obvious. If she hadn’t spoken with the shattered survivors herself, she nearly wouldn’t think them.

Helen is aware the darkish facets of human nature, together with her personal, yet this case—with its doubtless random victims—has her baffled. yet as extra humans pass lacking, not anything might be extra terrifying than while all of it starts off making sense....

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Download E-books The Night of the Gun: A reporter investigates the darkest story of his life. His own. PDF

By David Carr

From David Carr (1956–2015), the “undeniably marvelous and dogged journalist” (Entertainment Weekly) and writer of the moment New York Times bestseller that the Chicago Sun-Times known as “a compelling story of drug abuse, melancholy, and, eventually, hope.”

Do we take into accout simply the tales we will stay with? those that make us glance solid within the rearview replicate? In The evening of the Gun, David Carr redefines memoir with the revelatory tale of his years as an addict and chronicles his trip from crack-house typical to common columnist for the hot York Times. equipped on sixty videotaped interviews, felony and clinical files, and 3 years of reporting, The evening of the Gun is a ferocious story that makes use of the instruments of journalism to fact-check the earlier. Carr’s research of his personal heritage unearths that his odyssey via dependancy, restoration, melanoma, and lifestyles as a unmarried dad or mum was once way more harrowing—and, finally, extra miraculous—than he allowed himself to remember.

Fierce, gritty, and memorable, The evening of the Gun is “an odyssey you’ll locate difficult to omit” (People).

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Download E-books Linda: som i Lindamordet PDF

By Leif GW Persson

En ung kvinna hittas mördad av en okänd gärningsman och polisen har fått ett spaningsmord som de måste utreda. Romanen handlar om denna utredning och vilka konsekvenser den får för de närmast inblandade. Det är en enkel och okomplicerad historia för kriminalkommissarierna Jan Lewin och Anna Holt och kriminalinspektören Lisa Mattei. speedy kanske inte lika enkel för den notoriske kommissarie Bäckström.Egentligen innehåller den bara tre konstigheter. För det första att polisen hittar den som gjorde det trots att de letar efter en annan typ av gärningsman. För det andra att Anna Holt som håller i förhören med gärningsmannen redan på förhand vet hur han kommer att svara på de frågor han ställer. För det tredje att Lisa Mattei egentligen tycker att det handlar om något helt annat än ett mord på en ung kvinna.

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Download E-books Hide and Seek: An Inspector Rebus Novel (Inspector Rebus Novels) PDF

By Ian Rankin

At evening the summer season sky remains gentle over Edinburgh. yet in a shadowy, crumbling housing improvement, a junkie lies lifeless of an overdose, his bruised physique surrounded by way of indicators of Satanic worship. John Rebus might name the loss of life and accident--but will not. in its place, he tracks down a violent-tempered younger girl who knew the lifeless boy and heard him cry out his terrifying final phrases: "Hide! Hide!" Now, with assistance from a brilliant, conflicted younger detective, Rebus is following the woman via a brutal global of undesirable bargains, undesirable dope and undesirable corporation. From a gorgeous city's darkest part to the personal sanctums of the higher crust, Rebus is looking for the fitting hiding position for a killer, in Hide and Seek, the second one novel within the sequence from Ian Rankin.

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Download E-books Första stenen PDF

By Thomas Kanger

Det här är första delen i en long island serie kriminalromaner med den kvinnliga kriminalassistenten Elina Wiik som huvudperson. En model anläggs i Folkets hus i Surahammar. Av en droop sover vaktmästaren över och blir innebränd.Genom ett vittnesmål riktas misstankarna mot Ismail, en invandrare som driving force en av ortens pubar. Han saknar alibi och har dessutom ett starkt motiv genom att en nyöppnad pub i simply Folkets hus håller på att konkurrera ut honom. Ismael döms också until fängelse.

Elina Wiik kopplas bort från fallet och får i stället ta hand om fallet med en individual som rapporteras saknad. Mannen verkar vara en oförvitlig familjefader, djupt engagerad i en frikyrklig rörelse. males Elina börjar snart misstänka att det finns dolda hemligheter i familjen och misstankarna förstärks när mannen hittas mördad. När hon sedan upptäcker att en av sönerna i familjen är huvudvittnet mot Ismail och att det finns uppenbara orimligheter i utredningen, inser hon att ett justitiemord begåtts. Hon kopplar ihop de båda fallen, vilket leder until eventually starkt missnöje från några av hennes kollegor och också utsätter henne själv för livsfara.

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