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Neighborhood Mysteries By Pattimari Cacciolfi
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Six authors write an electrifying mystery that drives the level of wonder and suspense to limits of intense explosive twists and turns, right up to the final chapter. Abigail endures and witnesses a... More > death right before her eyes, all the while holding a smoking gun in her hand. Brighton is an upscale neighborhood where murders are happening. Neighbors are afraid, and wondering who is going to be next, while Detectives O’Hara and Mockma are trying to find the murderer or murderers – sleeping only a couple hours a night until they are stunned by the truth that is so frightening and shocking that the whole neighborhood will never be the same. Peter & Pattimari Cacciolfi, Jeanne Trachman, Susanne Leist, Jerry Sarkwah, Vinita Singh< Less
The Beetle: A Mystery By Richard Marsh
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Heldmann's greatest commercial success came with one of his earliest novels, The Beetle (1897). A story about a mysterious oriental figure who pursues a British politician to London, where he wreaks... More > havoc with his powers of hypnosis and shape-shifting, Heldmann/Marsh's novel is of a piece with other sensational turn-of-the-century fictions such as Stoker's Dracula, George du Maurier's Trilby, and Sax Rohmer's Fu Manchu novels. Like Dracula and many of the sensation novels pioneered by Wilkie Collins and others in the 1860s, The Beetle is narrated from the perspectives of multiple characters, a technique used in many late nineteenth-century novels (those of Wilkie Collins and Stoker, for example) to create suspense and to confuse gender boundaries< Less
Mysterious Well By Roger Hayes
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A story of mystery and suspense, strange events and narrow escapes; this novel of a fourteen-year-old boy’s chilling tale, partially based on the author’s childhood, will keep you... More > mesmerized all the way through to the unpredictable end. Narrated like a spooky old campfire tale, young Roger involves his younger brother and then his best friend in an adventure into a mysterious well, which they stumble upon while investigating a dilapidated old house. When his plans to find some answers to his life-long questions about strange events in his life get out of control, he quickly learns what responsibility is all about. After one narrow escape, he has to choose what is truly important to him, even if it means sacrificing himself. Then, when he finally recruits some adult help, he finds himself having to face his worst fears one more time. Find out what has hunted Roger’s childhood and discover the stunning truth he learns about growing up in a world that is even more strange than he imagined.< Less
The Poughkeepsie Mystery By James Bennett
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A story of buried treasure—a map—hidden coded messages—a secret society—kidnapping—murder—danger! This suspenseful thriller is set in Poughkeepsie, NY where Kari... More > Ingram, a young teacher, discovers an antique scrapbook of drawings that contains hidden clues to the location of a legendary treasure. She must decipher coded messages, follow clues which lead her to numerous locations in and around the city, and thwart the efforts of a secret society that is pledged to stop her as she risks her safety searching for the hidden treasure. Several noteworthy people and historical sites are mentioned in this novel including Adriance Library, Amrita Club, Bardavon Theater, College Hill, Eastman Park, Hudson River State Hospital, Marist College, Poughkeepsie Post Office (murals), Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetery, FDR, the Seer of Poughkeepsie, Smith Brothers, Soldiers Memorial Fountain, Vassar College, Walkway Over the Hudson. Included are discount coupons to local businesses, many of which are mentioned in the story.< Less
Little Liars: Halloween Mystery By Shellie Norris
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Le trésor - Short Suspense Stories in French - Nr 3 By ANNICK STEVENSON
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An entire family who searches an old house hoping to find the treasure hidden in it; a man who worries about his friend who has suddenly disappeared; a woman who hears voices while moving; a very... More > special singer in a tree who is looking for romance; a family mystery that is suddenly revealed; a lost earring that carries its own secret... These are just a few of the well-crafted stories, all of which have a surprising twist at the end that will enhance your understanding of the language and the culture. The third of this new collection of books, with glossaries, grammar tips, cultural notes, exercises and full audio for each story, complement the French lessons by Skype that our online school "Learn French at Home" has been providing since 2004 to more than 3,000 students. Intermediate and Advanced levels.< Less
Le bruit des vagues - Short Suspense Stories in French - Nr 1 By Annick Stevenson
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A writer who recounts her encounter with the sound of the waves which in turn leads to another very surprising encounter; a dancer who hates counting steps and where that's eventually leads her; a... More > middle-aged woman who dislikes art and who is suddenly and inexplicably drawn to the paintings in an art exhibition; a woman who, through reading her husband's emails, discovers that he has an appointment with a mysterious Lola; the personified words in the dictionary who question their very meaning... Have you been learning French for a while? These are just a few of the well-crafted stories, all of which have a surprising twist at the end that will enhance your understanding of the language and the culture. This new collection of books, with glossaries, grammar tips, cultural notes, exercises and full audio for each story, complement the French lessons by Skype that our online school "Learn French at Home" has been providing since 2004 to more than 3,000 students. Intermediate and Advanced levels.< Less
The Lost Diary Mysteries By D. H. REID
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Join Pauline Jacobs and her teenage friends as they are thrown into the world of mystery and suspense. During a future renovation of their home, diaries are discovered behind an old fireplace and... More > they tell her first-hand experiences with criminals and the unknown. Join the group as they learn about the world, travel to exotic places, and learn valuable lessons about life and the unknown through their imagination and problems to overcome.< Less
The Abandoned Room: A Mystery Story By Wadsworth Camp
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The night of his grandfather's mysterious death at the Cedars, Bobby Blackburn was, at least until midnight, in New York. He was held there by the unhealthy habits and companionships which recently... More > had angered his grandfather to the point of threatening a disciplinary change in his will. As a consequence he drifted into that strange adventure which later was to surround him with dark shadows and overwhelming doubts. Before following Bobby through his black experience, however, it is better to know what happened at the Cedars where his cousin, Katherine Perrine was, except for the servants, alone with old Silas Blackburn who seemed apprehensive of some sly approach of disaster. At twenty Katherine was too young, too light-hearted for this care of her uncle in which she had persisted as an antidote for Bobby's shortcomings. She was never in harmony with the mouldy house or its surroundings, bleak, deserted, unfriendly to content.< Less