Crooked House – Agatha Christie

SYNOPSIS In the sprawling, half-timbered mansion in the affluent suburb of Swinly Dean, Aristide Leonides lies dead from barbiturate poisoning. An accident? Not likely. In fact, suspicion has already fallen on his luscious widow, a cunning beauty fifty years his junior, set to inherit a sizeable fortune, and rumored to be carrying on with a … Continue reading Crooked House – Agatha Christie

The Winter Soldier – Daniel Mason

The Winter Soldier

"Part mystery, part war story, part romance, The Winter Soldier is a dream of a novel -- impeccably researched and totally immersive. The unsinkable Margarete is a mesmerizing character, and the book's investigation into the psychiatric toll of war on its combatants could not be more timely. This novel convinces you with every sentence."―Anthony Doerr, author of New … Continue reading The Winter Soldier – Daniel Mason

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes – Arthur Conan Doyle

Sherlock Holmes - scourge of criminals everywhere, whether they be lurking in London's foggy backstreets or plotting behind the walls of an idyllic country mansion - and his faithful colleague Dr Watson, solve twelve breathtaking and perplexing mysteries. The most famous detective in literary history.. Holmes (and Watson) at Baker Street needs no introduction. The collection … Continue reading The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes – Arthur Conan Doyle

The Short Drop – Matthew Fitzsimmons

A decade ago, fourteen-year-old Suzanne Lombard, the daughter of Benjamin Lombard—then a senator, now a powerful vice president running for the presidency—disappeared in the most sensational missing-person case in the nation’s history. Still unsolved, the mystery remains a national obsession. For legendary hacker and marine Gibson Vaughn, the case is personal. Fitzsimmons' debut novel is … Continue reading The Short Drop – Matthew Fitzsimmons