By Anna Reith

ISBN-10: 1907623442

ISBN-13: 9781907623448

Glam rock famous person Damon Brent used to be using excessive whilst he died: reputation, fortune… like, the works, child. yet, regardless of what the papers acknowledged, his loss of life was once no twist of fate. Thirty years on, Damon’s again, and he used to be murdered – or so he says.

Ellis Ross, daughter of Damon’s largest fan, is busy attempting to end her dissertation. She doesn’t have to discover a useless pop superstar in lurex pants chain-smoking in her window seat.

Of path, it’s humorous what life’ll throw at you.

Damon wishes Ellis to determine precisely who killed him and, as she quick discovers, while you’re being haunted through a guy donning extra eyeliner than you're, it’s not easy to claim no.

As the not going sleuth delves into years of secrets and techniques, grudges, and damaged goals, Ellis unearths nearly every person from Damon’s earlier has anything to conceal… and he’s no longer precisely being sincere along with her, both. yet, once they begin to shut in at the fact, Ellis realises she can be risking even more than simply her sanity.

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By Anna Furtado

ISBN-10: 1619293064

ISBN-13: 9781619293069

Tucker Stevens returns home--a tiny, failing mining town--as head of a revitalization venture to show where right into a dwelling background vacationer allure. overdue one evening, she unearths herself in entrance of The St. Charles Saloon, dazed and disoriented, without recollection of her final 9 hours and no thought why she retains listening to the notice "forget."

After settling into her rented residence on Yankee Hill highway, Leah Hudson has made a couple of associates and loves her task because the highschool librarian in Portero. She's by no means met her absent landlord till the day Tucker exhibits up on her doorstep with assurances that she do not have to maneuver now that Tucker's again on the town. in the course of that come upon, with the sparks in their mutual charm flying, Leah makes a decision to disregard Tucker's reluctance and takes concerns into her personal hands.

As the 2 ladies develop nearer, Tucker struggles to make experience of the unusual incidents happening throughout her, and he or she embarks on a trip to discover the solutions to a lacking padlock key, a potential kidnapping, and what her stories of a bartender from the previous West with a vendetta on her existence suggest. If Tucker does not achieve becoming every part jointly quick during this tangled story of secrets and techniques and trickery, she may well lose the 2 issues she has come to carry so much dear--Leah and her sanity.

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By Sue Hardesty

Miles to move! Loni Wagner's moment Western event reveals her transferred from road Patrol to a Caliente city cop and a existence simply as unusual and occasionally as harmful as her former activity. facing a loss in her kinfolk, a brand new rent at paintings, an previous solved case that grew to become unsolved, and a homicide cost opposed to Manny Sanchez, the brother of her off and on back female friend, Lola, Loni's difficulties simply saved multiplying. On best of this, orders from her outdated good friend and new boss Carl sends her out at the Arizona barren region searching for medicines in the entire flawed locations.

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By Markus Ridder

ISBN-10: 3865322557

ISBN-13: 9783865322555

Gleich der erste Fall der sympathischen Polizistin Jenny Biber hat es in sich: Ein Serienmörder geht um im sonst so idyllischen Bayern. Der Täter stellt die Polizei vor ein Rätsel: Warum verziert er seine Opfer mit goldgelbem Puder, sodass sie quickly magisch in der Sonne glitzern? Klar ist: Es kann sich nur um Tage handeln, bis der Blütenstaubmörder sich sein nächstes Opfer sucht. Doch da ist bereits eine Freundin Jennys wie von Erdboden verschwunden. Jenny ahnt, was once andere nicht wahrhaben wollen: Der Blütenstaubmörder hat wieder zugeschlagen! Jenny riskiert alles, um ihre Freundin zu retten. Ehe sie es bemerkt, gerät sie selbst ins Visier des Täters. Ein Wettlauf um Leben und Tod beginnt. 

„Wow, mir stehen immer noch die Nackenhaare hoch. Markus Ridder verfügt über einen Schreibstil, der den Leser in das Buch hineinzieht und dann hautnah am Geschehen teilnehmen lässt.“ (Krimis.com)

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By Barbie O'Connor

ISBN-10: 0997576707

ISBN-13: 9780997576702

Luz Maria Dane, funding adviser, reveals herself in a brand new world—at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway—when her buddies Clint and Michelle Amberson ask her to assist them deal with Amberson Racing from may well 1 till the Indy 500. Jeff Harwood, a former Amberson worker who now has his personal IndyCar staff, exhibits Luz round and speedy will get her on top of things. yet she nonetheless has questions: who's embezzling money from the team's coffers? Is a person attempting to kill her? and will she break out their subsequent try? stick with Luz round the speedway whereas she works to get the workforce to the end line prior to it is too late!

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By Maxwell Mccombs,Amy Reynolds

ISBN-10: 0805829741

ISBN-13: 9780805829747

ISBN-10: 1138998036

ISBN-13: 9781138998032

In 1996, the nationwide concerns conference (NIC) assembled a countrywide pattern of 459 american citizens at the campus of the collage of Texas at Austin. This various crew of american citizens used to be obvious and heard nationally. They spent 3 days in small crew discussions of significant public concerns and took part in reside PBS telecasts moderated via Jim Lehrer the place they puzzled vice chairman Al Gore and 4 contenders for the Republican presidential nomination. This scan in democracy used to be an cutting edge step that engaged the continued debate approximately mass communique and democracy.

The ballot With a Human Face information this leading edge occasion, the arguments and good judgment at the back of it, the reviews of the delegates and newshounds enthusiastic about the NIC, and social technology examine interpreting the scoop assurance and its results. This publication is either a selected case examine of the NIC and a large scale contribution to the self-discipline of political communication.

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By Serena B. Miller

ISBN-10: 1940283205

ISBN-13: 9781940283203

this can be a selection of five Doreen Sizemore Novelettes:
Murder at the Texas Eagle
Murder on the Buckstaff Bathhouse
Murder at Slippery Slope early life Camp
Murder at the Mississippi Queen
Murder within the secret Mansion

Doreen Sizemore is an opinionated previous Kentucky girl who stumbles over an unsolved murder at any time when she travels to work out her prolonged family--and it’s beginning to get on her nerves!

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Doreen Sizemore is more difficult than an previous hickory stump and extra opinionated than a pulpit-pounding preacher. the single factor Doreen hates worse than stumbling over one other useless physique is discovering a rattlesnake sunning itself in her bean patch. Her hardscrabble existence in South Shore, Kentucky makes her an not likely sleuth, yet each time Doreen leaves domestic she finally ends up embroiled in one other homicide mystery.

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By Joseph Shaules

ISBN-10: 1847690165

ISBN-13: 9781847690166

ISBN-10: 1847690173

ISBN-13: 9781847690173

A user-friendly consultant to knowing the hidden cultural demanding situations of adapting to lifestyles overseas. Combining intercultural concept and the voices of sojourners who speak about their studies, it maps out the method of resisting, accepting and adapting to cultural distinction. We see that each one sojourners, from travelers, to expatriates to immigrants, battle through an identical studying dynamic. We research that intercultural reports could be deep or shallow, and that hidden cultural distinction can elevate sojourner prejudice. The ebook examines intercultural sensitivity whereas warding off “feel solid” idealizations approximately cross-cultural touch. It brings readability to debates in regards to the value of cultural distinction and the results of globalization. an important source for sojourners, language lecturers and intercultural educators.

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By Jim A. Kuypers

ISBN-10: 0275957217

ISBN-13: 9780275957216

Kuypers combines rhetorical conception and framing research in an exam of the interplay of the click and the president in the course of overseas drawback events within the post-Cold battle international. 3 crises are tested: Bosnia, Haiti, and the North Korean nuclear power factor. Kuypers successfully demonstrates the replaced nature of presidential main issue rhetoric because the finish of the chilly War.

Kuypers employs a brand new historical/critical method of examine either the click and the Clinton administration's dealing with of 3 foreign obstacle events. utilizing case stories of Bosnia, Haiti, and the alleged North Korean nuclear buildup in 1993, he examines modern presidential problem verbal exchange and the agenda-setting and agenda-extension services of the press.

The value of this learn lies in its timeliness; President Clinton is the 1st atomic-age president to not have the chilly conflict meta-narrative to take advantage of in legitimating overseas crises. past experiences in presidential obstacle rhetoric discovered that the president acquired vast and constant aid in periods of situation. Kuypers came upon that the clicking usually complicated an oppositional body to that utilized by the Clinton management. the click frames have been chanced on to restrict the choices of the President, even if the clicking supported a selected presidential method. this can be a significant research that might be of curiosity to students and researchers of the click, the trendy presidency, and American overseas policy.

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