By Joyce Lavene, Jim Lavene
Contains gardening tips!
No rain potential earnings are wilting on the Potting Shed, so Peggy Lee joins her mom on a bone harvest excursion for the neighborhood historic society. yet she stumbles upon a confusing mysteryhow a fellow volunteer grew to become a corpse with interestingly purple lips.
Read Online or Download A Corpse for Yew (Peggy Lee Garden Mystery, Book 5) PDF
Best mystery books
Strange and bewildering – that’s what such a lot of homicide investigations some time past had proved to be. .. during this admire, at the very least, Lewis used to be right in his pondering. What he couldn't have recognized was once what remarkable affliction the current case could reason to Morse’s soul. leader Superintendent Strange’s opinion was once that too little development were made because the discovery of a corpse in a North Oxford flat.
Scarlett Parker and her British cousin, Vivian Tremont, are difficult at paintings at Mim’s Whims—their ladies’ hat store on London’s stylish Portobello Road—to create hats for an Alice in Wonderland themed afternoon tea, a fund-raiser for an area children’s clinic. it sort of feels like a perfectly whimsical technique to go the hat, and Scarlett and Viv are thrilled to outfit the Grisby family members, the hosts who're hoping to elevate sufficient funds to call a brand new health facility wing after their patriarch.
Manhattan instances bestselling writer Lorna Barrett is again in town—Booktown, that is—with one other page-turning secret. This time book place proprietor Tricia Miles and her sister, Angelica, placed their very own difficulties at the shelf to seize a killer who turns a bookcase right into a homicide weapon. ..
Cranky Chamber of trade receptionist Betsy Dittmeyer is finished analyzing humans the rebellion act. After she's overwhelmed through a fallen bookcase, the subsequent merchandise to be learn is her final will and testament—which is choked with surprises. It quickly involves mild that Betsy used to be hiding volumes of darkish secrets and techniques at the back of that perpetual frown of hers—and one in every of them simply could have been a purpose for murder.
While Tricia attempts to aid Angelica—the newly elected Chamber of trade president and Betsy's boss—solve the secret, she discovers a hidden bankruptcy in her family historical past that rocks her to her very center. And along with her ex-husband and the manager of police vying for her affections, it's doubly demanding to target who may have buried Betsy in a tomb of tomes.
But as Tricia and Angelica try and learn among the traces, they should watch their step. .. and ensure the killer doesn't trap them among the stacks.
After listening to a homicide over the telephone, Mike Shayne searches for the killer
Woken via the phone, Mike Shayne is disoriented. although he has been on my own considering the fact that his spouse was once murdered, he has now not gotten used to drowsing by way of himself. The voice at the different finish of the phone snaps him again into truth. It’s his good friend Clem Wilson, calling from a filling station open air of Miami, and there's terror in his voice. He has time for only a few phrases sooner than Shayne hears the crack of damaged glass and the thud of a falling body.
by the point he reaches the filling station, the police are already there and Wilson has bullets in his chest—and both of them could were sufficient to kill him. Clem Wilson used to be combined up in whatever he couldn’t deal with, and if Mike Shayne can’t put aside his grief and get to the bottom of the secret, his pal usually are not the final to die.
- The Luck Runs Out (Peter Shandy, Book 2)
- Top O' the Mournin' (Passport to Peril, Book 2)
- Slightly Irregular (A Finley Anderson Tanner Mystery, Book 4)
- Lean Mean Thirteen (Stephanie Plum, Book 13)
- Never Fuck Up: A Novel
- The Haunting of Torre Abbey
Extra info for A Corpse for Yew (Peggy Lee Garden Mystery, Book 5)
I echoed. "It's a glorious evening! phone a moment, could I? " "Sorry, darling. " Did I know where we were headed? Did I ask? I did not. The life of a secret agent is nothing if not a journey into the unknown, the life of a secret lover no less so. Off we strode with Bridget setting the pace and me with my second-hand shoes hacking at my ankle bones. In the evening sunlight my spirits rose further, assisted perhaps unconsciously by Bridget, who had hoisted my right forearm so high against her that it was nestling under her left breast, which by the feel of its under-curve was self-supporting.
Got a conference call booked for midnight and I want the three of you at my side. " He hurried off, leaving me with Maxie, who was regarding me in a quizzical manner. But my eyes remained fondly on Lord Brinkley. Arms gracefully outstretched, he was gathering the three Africans together in a single embrace: a regular persuader in any language, as I could tell by the radiant expressions on their faces. " Maxie enquired, his Bogey-like eyes peering at me in veiled amusement. "Nothing really, sir.
Amadeus Osman of the World Wide and Legal Translation Agency is calling me from his malodorous office in the Tottenham Court Road. I am to go directly to Canary Wharf where a Great National Newspaper is offering mega bucks for my services. struggle, and Mr. These are still my days of Osman owns half of me. In an hour I am seated in the newspaper's luxurious offices with its editor one side of me and its shapely ace reporter guess who? other. the Before us squats her super grass a bearded Afro-Arab merchant seaman who for the price of what I'm earning in a year will dish the dirt on a ring of corrupt customs officers and policemen operating in Liverpool's dock land He speaks only meagre English, his mother tongue being a classical Tanzanian-flavoured Swahili.
A Corpse for Yew (Peggy Lee Garden Mystery, Book 5) by Joyce Lavene, Jim Lavene