Arson and murder disturb the Appalachian peace of the Blue Falls Dude Ranch near cozy Boone, NC. Jemma Chase, trail-ride leader, becomes involved when her horse finds a body. Jemma Chase works as a trail leader on her parents´ ranch, the Blue Falls, where she is also an accomplished photographer, carpenter and fixer-upper. Jemma has returned home in an effort to find some stability in her life, but things become tumultuous when someone begins poisoning dogs in Watauga County. Jemma is called in for an interview with Detective Tucker and bristles at his subtly accusing manner. A forensics fan, Jemma sets out to try to solve the riddle herself and keep Detective Tucker at bay. But when she stumbles upon the dead body of a neighbor, Jemma finds herself involved in a much more serious investigation and at odds with Tucker once again. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Norma Guerra-Stueber. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/004113/bk_acx0_004113_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Returning for a second suspense-filled mystery, Jemma Chase and Detective Tucker find themselves embroiled in a Property Owners Association power struggle. When winter arrives in the North Carolina Mountains, Jemma´s need to find lucrative work leads her to turn to her love of cabinet making and photography. Having heard of Jemma´s skill from another member of the association, the POA president Petula Windsor, hires Jemma to build cabinets in her guest house. Jemma struggles with her CSI wannabe urges to refrain from investigating a robbery that occurred in Petula´s main house, where cash and an investigator´s file was stolen. Upon completion of her task, Jemma stops by the main house to pick up her pay from Petula´s husband, Ward. On her way back to her truck she smells smoke coming from the guest house. She races to find a way to put the fire out and discovers Petula inside, unconscious. Jemma risks her life to save Petula, but is too late. A simple break-in has escalated to murder. Detective Tucker finds suspects aplenty when files on the residents and those associated with the POA are found in Petula´s locked file cabinet, leading him to suspect her of blackmail. Detective tucker tries his best to keep Jemma´s interest at bay, but when Petula´s husband is found dead and Tucker´s life is jeopardized, Jemma won´t be stopped until she finds the murderer. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Norma Guerra-Stueber. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/004609/bk_acx0_004609_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Brodmaw Bay seems to be the perfect refuge for James Greer and his family. When his young son is the victim of a brutal mugging, Greer wants to leave London - the sooner the better - for the charming old-fashioned fishing port he has just discovered. But was finding Brodmaw Bay more than a happy accident? What is the connection between the village and his beautiful wife? When his friendly new neighbours say they´d welcome some new blood - in a village where the same families seem to have lived for generations - are they telling the whole truth? Perhaps the village isn´t so much welcoming them as luring them. To something ancient and evil. As it has lured others before... 1. Language: English. Narrator: David Rintoul. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/bbcw/005550/bk_bbcw_005550_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Former Inspector for the Moscow Militsiya, Arkady Renko, is summoned to Cuba to identify a liquefying corpse, dragged from the oily waters of Havana Bay. Renko finds himself in a decaying country, the final recess of Communism - a place where Russia is despised, exotic rituals take precedence and unexpected danger meets bewildering contradictions. After a harrowing experience that has left Renko on the verge of suicide, this new mystery leads him on a trail of deceit that reaches international proportions and gives him a reason to relish his own life again. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Frank Muller. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/ssuk/000294/bk_ssuk_000294_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
DI Ben Kitto needs a second chance. After 10 years working for the murder squad in London, a traumatic event has left him grief-stricken. He’s tried to resign from his job, but his boss has persuaded him to take three months to reconsider. Ben plans to work in his uncle Ray’s boatyard, on the tiny Scilly island of Bryher, where he was born, hoping to mend his shattered nerves. His plans go awry when the body of 16-year-old Laura Trescothick is found on the beach at Hell Bay. Her attacker must still be on the island because no ferries have sailed during a two-day storm. Everyone on the island is under suspicion. Dark secrets are about to resurface. And the murderer could strike again at any time. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Stephen Perring. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/ssuk/000101/bk_ssuk_000101_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Her family´s cottage on the New Jersey shore was a place of freedom and innocence for Julie Bauer - until her 17-year-old sister, Isabel, was murdered. It´s been more than 40 years since that August night, but Julie´s memories of her sister´s death still shape her world. Now someone from her past is raising questions about what really happened that night. About Julie´s own complicity. About a devastating secret her mother kept from them all. About the person who went to prison for Izzy´s murder - and the person who didn´t. Faced with questions and armed with few answers, Julie must gather the courage to revisit her past and untangle the complex emotions that led to one unspeakable act of violence on the bay at midnight. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Cris Dukehart, Randye Kaye, Julie McKay. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/tant/005446/bk_tant_005446_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
On a frozen January night, a young man loops one end of a long rope over the branch of a tree. The other end he ties around his neck. A snowmobiler will find him 36 hours later, his lifeless eyes staring out at the endless coldwater of Lake Superior. It happens in a lonely corner of the Upper Peninsula, in a place they call Misery Bay, a good 250 miles west of Paradise. Alex McKnight does not know this young man, and he won’t even hear about the suicide until two months later, when the door to the Glasgow Inn opens and the last person Alex would ever expect comes walking inside to ask for his help. What seems like a simple quest to find a few answers will turn into a nightmare of sudden violence and bloody revenge, and a race against time to catch a ruthless and methodical killer. Alex McKnight knows all about evil, of course, having faced down a madman who killed his partner and left a bullet next to his heart. Mobsters, drug dealers, hitmen - he’s seen them all and they’ve taken away almost everything he’s ever loved. But none of that could ever prepare him for the darkness he’s about to enter.... 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan John Miller. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/brll/002968/bk_brll_002968_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The once-notorious cabaret singer Adora Ferne guards a treasure trove of 12 classic Jaguar cars but hankers over the one that is missing. Enter Jack Colby: Adora´s manager, Danny Carter, has commissioned him to buy the 13th dream car from its owner, the Earl of Storrington. When a murder follows the Earl´s rejection of an offer, Jack is determined to find out whether there is a link between that and the 12 Jaguars. But does the truth lie amongst the secrets of Adora´s past or closer to home? Speeding along the route he´s certain will lead to the answer, Jack rushes headlong into danger. 1. Language: English. Narrator: David Thorpe. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/oakh/001371/bk_oakh_001371_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.