By Arturo Torres Munoz
La sorpresiva huida de los ladrones provoca una mortal persecución que inició en Pretoria, Sudáfrica, y culmina en Londres Inglaterra. En esta increíble aventura, delincuentes e investigadores sostienen sangrientas luchas por mar y tierra; desde Durban, Canal de Mozambique, Cuerno de África, Golfo de Adén, Nabq, Elat, Desierto de Néguev, Hebrón, Barnea, Antalya, Estambul, Dijón, Praga y Dunkerque, culminando en Londres Inglaterra.
En los angeles ruta de huida se interceptan y descifran mensajes en los que se involucran poderosos y ocultos personajes hasta identificar al verdadero autor intelectual.
En los angeles actualidad “El gemelo” de este diamante se puede admirar -montado en el Cetro actual Británico-, bajo el resguardo del Museo de los angeles Torre de Londres. Se conoce como “Cullinan”, con 530.2 quilates, -621.2 gr.- llamado también “La Estrella de África”. Hasta el día de hoy sigue siendo… el diamante cortado más grande en el mundo.
Arturo Antonio Torres Muñoz
By Don D'Ammassa
By Randall Hicks
His idyllic lifestyles alterations whilst his most sensible early life pals, Brogan and Rita, now filmdom’s most recent glamour couple, flip to Toby for support to undertake a child. even though firstly the adoption is a media feel-good tale, issues switch speedy while the child is kidnapped.
When the predicted ransom call for by no means arrives and the police happen not anything, Toby, Brogan and Rita are left to discover solutions on their lonesome, and their suspects commence turning up lifeless. They study there's extra at stake than a kidnapping, and the solutions may perhaps hint again to the adolescence they shared, placing friendships—and lives—at risk.
By John Creasey
The writer: Born in Surrey, England, right into a negative relatives as 7th of 9 teenagers John Creasey attended a major college in Fulham, London, through The Sloane college. He didn't keep on with his father as a trainer maker, yet pursued a number of low-level careers as a clerk, in factories, and revenues. His ambition used to be to put in writing complete time and by means of 1935 he accomplished this, a few 3 years after the looks of his first crime novel ‘Seven instances Seven’.
From the outset, he used to be an astonishingly prolific and quick author, and it used to be commonplace for him to have a rating, or extra, novels released in anyone 12 months. due to this, he ended up utilizing twenty 8 pseudonyms, either female and male, as soon as explaining that booksellers another way complained approximately him absolutely dominating the ‘C’ part in bookstores. They included:
Gordon Ashe, M E Cooke, Norman Deane, Robert Caine Frazer, Patrick Gill, Michael Halliday, Charles Hogarth, Brian wish, Colin Hughes, Kyle Hunt, Abel Mann, Peter Manton, JJ Marric, Richard Martin, Rodney Mattheson, Anthony Morton and Jeremy York.
As good as crime, he wrote westerns, delusion, historic fiction and standalone novels in lots of different genres. it really is for crime, even though, that he's top recognized, relatively some of the detective ‘series’, together with Gideon of Scotland backyard, The Baron, The Toff, and Inspector Roger West, even though his different characters and sequence shouldn't be brushed off as secondary, because the likes of division ‘Z’ and Dr. Palfrey have massive followings among readers, as do the various ‘one off’ titles, comparable to the old novel ‘Masters of Bow road’ concerning the founding of the trendy police strength.
With over books to his credits and all over the world revenues forthcoming 100 million, and translations into over twenty-five languages, Creasey grew to become a global sensation.
He travelled broadly, selling his books in locations as a long way aside as Russia and Australia, and nearly commuted among the united kingdom and united states, traveling in all a few 47 states.
As if this weren't sufficient, he additionally stood for Parliament a number of occasions as a Liberal within the 1940’s and 50’s, and an self sustaining through the 1960’s. In 1966, he based the ‘All occasion Alliance’, which promoted the assumption of presidency through a coalition of the easiest minds from around the political spectrum, and used to be additionally concerned with the nationwide mark downs flow; United Europe; quite a few highway safeguard campaigns, and famine relief.
In 1953 Creasey based the British Crime Writers’ organization, which to today celebrates amazing crime writing. He received the Edgar Award from the secret Writers of the US for his novel ‘Gideon’s fireplace’ and in 1969 was once given the last word Grand grasp Award.
There were many television and massive monitor variations of his paintings, together with significant sequence focused upon Gideon, The Baron, Roger West and others. His tales are as compelling this present day as ever, with one of many significant elements in his good fortune being the facility to painting characters as dwelling – his undoubted expertise being to appreciate and notice appropriately human behaviour.
John Creasey died at Salisbury, Wiltshire in 1973.
By C.B. Forrest
Short-listed for the 2011 Arthur Ellis Award for most sensible Crime Novel
a few bullets take years to discover their mark… Former Toronto Detective Charlie McKelvey is puttering during the first 12 months of his compelled retirement. His tedious existence is torn broad open while a chum enlists his assist in finding a contemporary Bosnian immigrant who has easily disappeared with out a hint. Her instructor and up to date lover, Tim Fielding, suspects foul play. first and foremost hesitant, McKelvey is instantly drawn into the case because the our bodies and clues pile up. while the physique of an unidentified girl turns up in Fieldings apartmentand Fielding is nowhere to be foundMcKelvey unearths himself a main suspect in an more and more vague homicide investigation.
By Matt Carter,Fiona J. R. Titchenell
Pinnacle urban is many stuff to many folks. to a couple it's a glittering city, an emblem of prosperity watched over through the all-star superhero group, the top urban Guardians. past the glitz and glamour, there's one other urban, one nonetheless feeling the actual and fiscal harm of the superhero-villain battles of generations earlier. The reduce category, immigrants, criminals, extraterrestrial beings, sorcerers, and non-humans alike name this urban domestic, trying to make a residing, that is turning into more and more tough because the aspects of town appear ready to boil over right into a violent conflict.
Private investigator Eddie Enriquez, born being able to learn the histories of items through contact, nonetheless bears the scars of his time as a younger minion for a low-level supervillain, by way of stints in legal and the army. even though now attempting to dwell a straight-and-narrow lifestyles, he helps a consuming challenge and painkiller habit by utilizing his powers to trace down coverage cheats. whilst a mysterious girl enters his workplace asking him to enquire the dying of favourite non-human rights activist Quentin Julian, against the law the police and heroes are ignoring, he's taking the case within the hopes of doing whatever good.
Superhero Kimberly Kline has simply hit it titanic, graduating from her crew of younger heroes to the head urban Guardians with the hot codename of sun Flare. With attractiveness, powers that come with flight, power manipulation, superhuman power, longevity, and velocity, in addition to an excellent kin identify, the sky's the restrict for her. Upbeat, confident, and maybe a bit na?ve from the upper-crust lifestyles she was once raised in, she hopes to make her relations, and the area, proud through being the best superhero she will be . . . yet issues aren?t consistently as they seem.
From the minds of Matt Carter and Fiona J. R. Titchenell, Pinnacle City is a pulpy, throwback noir of yesteryear, the place not going humans from contrary aspects of the tune needs to crew as much as do strong in an international jam-packed with lots bad.
By W. Hock Hochheim,Margaret Eden
In a brand new twentieth Century international of autos, weapons, bikes, baseball, hit males, corruption, worldwide economies and arranged crime, who're the final of the gunmen? And what is going to it take to prevent their crime wave and bloody reign of terror? Johann Gunther goals to determine, and he goals and shoots to kill.
By Arthur Conan Doyle
By G. G. Fickling
Honey West is the nerviest, curviest P.I. in Los Angeles—or anyplace else for that matter.
She’s a go among James Bond and The Avengers’ Emma Peel—a woman detective with the sleuthmanship of Mike Hammer and the measurements of Marilyn Monroe. This woman for lease is the 1st in a sequence of darkly humorous and innuendo-laden crime novels initially released within the Nineteen Fifties and Sixties. during this one, Honey reveals herself enjoying strip poker with 4 homicide suspects...and a deck that’s as stacked as she is!
By Gaspard-Hubert Lonsi Koko
Après qu’il eut commis ces deux forfaits, l’inconnu aux cheveux blonds se mit à fouiller de fond en comble l’appartement dans lequel venait de se dérouler l. a. double scène macabre. N’ayant pas découvert ce qu’il cherchait désespérément, il déserta à remorse les lieux, prenant néanmoins le soin de tirer l. a. porte derrière lui. Pourquoi ces deux meurtres sous le toit de Roger Dercky ? Pourquoi cette tuerie, dans son appartement, en son absence ? Était-ce une façon délibérée de lui créer des ennuis ? S’était-il agi d’un acte prémédité ? Voulait-on mettre ces deux crimes sur son dos ? Qui était le meurtrier ? Le ressortissant zaïrois se mit de nouveau à l. a. recherche d’éventuels indices. À quoi diantre serviraient-ils, si leur absence renforçait l’esprit de sa conviction initiale ? los angeles seule manière pour Roger Dercky de mettre vraiment à l’épreuve son psychological fut de mesurer sa capacité à supporter l’accumulation des questions sans l’ombre d’une réponse. Dans cet ouvrage, en plus d’une époustouflante enquête policière, l’auteur ouvre une standpoint à travers laquelle le lecteur pourra voir les âmes parcourir l’au-delà dans l’optique de baguenauder avec les entités célestes et les esprits de l’Enfer...