By Wladimir Kaminer
Paris – die Stadt der Liebe und des Eiffelturms, der verwinkelten Gassen und ?berf?llten Touristenbusse. Hier darf Onkel Boris, ein echter sowjetischer Held der Arbeit, Urlaub machen. Dass sich die vermeintliche franz?sische Metropole zu Beginn des Herbstes in ein nebelverhangenes London verwandelt und in Wahrheit eine Kulisse in der s?drussischen Steppe ist, werden die Besucher nie erfahren. Auf der Krim dagegen ist alles echt, selbst die angesengten Stiefel des im Krieg ?ber der Halbinsel abgeschossenen Joseph Beuys. Und da genug von dem wertvollen Schuhwerk vorhanden scheint, lebt die Bev?lkerung nicht schlecht von den memento sammelnden Kunst-Touristen.Ob in den entlegensten Winkeln der Welt oder in den Strassen der Metropolen, ?berall lauert das Unerwartete. Und wenn guy Wladimir Kaminer als Reisef?hrer an seiner Seite hat, erlebt guy unterwegs zwischen Sibirien und D?nemark, Moskau und Paris garantiert sein blaues Wunder ...
By Nancy Martin
On the unveiling of the main incredible bra in type background, Nora's boss is located trussed up in pantyhose and shot execution kind. to discover the killer, Nora needs to shadow the main glamorous suspects in Philadelphia-including a bad-boy clothier and 2 luscious dual versions. notwithstanding they are used to "murder with kind" (Pittsburgh Magazine), move your palms for the Blackbird sisters, simply because this time, excessive society hasn't ever stooped so low.
By Alexander McCall Smith
Worthwhile Ramotswe is the eminently good and crafty owner of the single girls’ detective organization in Botswana. In Tears of the Giraffe she tracks a wayward spouse, uncovers an unscrupulous maid, and searches for an American guy who disappeared into the plains decades in the past. in the course of resolving uncertainties, puzzling over her coming near near marriage to an excellent, variety guy, Mr. J. L. B. Matekoni, and the merchandising of her gifted secretary (a graduate of the Botswana Secretarial collage, with a mark of ninety seven in line with cent), she additionally reveals her relations without notice and abruptly elevated via .
By Meg Cabot
Lifestyles in all fairness rosy for plus-size ex-pop celebrity became Assistant Dormitory Director and someday sleuth Heather Wells. Her freeloading ex-con dad is eventually relocating out. She nonetheless yearns for her sizzling landlord, Cooper Cartwright, yet her dating with "rebound beau," lively vegan math professor Tad Tocco, is greater than passable. better of all, no one has died in recent years in "Death Dorm," the aptly nicknamed scholar place of abode that Heather assistant-directs. in fact each silver lining eventually has a few black cloud connected. And while the newest murdered corpse to mess up her jurisdiction seems to be her exceptionally unlovable boss, Heather unearths herself at the shortlist of top suspects—along with the rabble-rousing boyfriend of her high-strung scholar assistant and an indecently good-looking younger campus minister who is been accused of taking liberties with definite ladies' choir individuals. With status beckoning her again into exhibit enterprise (as the celebrity of a brand new teenagers' show!) it is a fairly undesirable time to get wrapped up in one other murder. Plus Tad's been operating himself as much as ask her an enormous query, which Heather's unsure she has a solution for . . .
By Lisa Lutz
Long island Times-bestselling writer Lisa Lutz conspires with-or may still we are saying against?-coauthor David Hayward to write down an unique and hilarious tag-team crime novel. Meet Paul and Lacey Hansen: orphaned, pot-growing twentysomething siblings eking out a dwelling in rural Northern California. while a headless corpse seems on their estate, they can not precisely dial 911, in order that they circulation the physique and look ahead to the police to discover it. in its place, the corpse reappears, a couple of days riper . . . and an beginner sleuth is born. Make that . while collaborators Lutz and Hayward (former romantic companions) begin to disagree approximately how the tale may still spread, the physique count number rises, sufferers and suspects alike enhance brilliant features (meet Brandy Chester, the stripper with the Mensa IQ), and sibling contention reaches homicidal depth. imagine variation crossed with Weeds. Will the authors remedy the secret with no killing one another first?