Sonntag: Flussboot, Fussball – gute englische eBooks für Kindle gratis oder günstig

Abenteuer auf einem Flussboot. Räuberische Tiere. Nach der Scheidung. Tot auf dem Fussballplatz. Ein antikes Schränkchen. Eine Reise ans Ende der Welt. – Gute englische eBook-Bestseller kostenlos oder sehr, sehr preiswert. Diese eBooks sind oft nur kurze Zeit kostenlos!

The Freiburg Cabinet

Krimi von Thomas Charrington

Tarquin Stanhope’s cosy London life has taken a sinister turn. He’s being hunted and threatened, but by whom and for what? Those scary letters addressed to a stranger. What do they mean? Why the violence? There’s talk of a cabinet… (yes, a French royal cabinet to be precise, from the Palace of Versailles – a piece worth millions). It was English antique dealer, Oliver Clasper, who hatched the plan to make the counterfeit, but the rash fool stole the idea from Zoltan, and now the Russians want their cut.

Thomas Charrington ist ein britischer Kunsttischler, der seine beruflichen Erfahrungen jetzt in spannende Romane umsetzt. „This is a great romp into the darker side of the art world, Russian gangsters and Romanian ‘questionables’.“ (Leser) (16 Rezensionen / 4,7 Sterne), 390 Seiten – noch gratis?

Mit ihrer Figur Agatha Raisin hat M.C. Beaton eine widerborstige, aber dennoch liebenswerte Heldin geschaffen.

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Agatha Raisin and the Wizard of Evesham

Cozy Krimi von M.C. Beaton

The local ladies all deem Mr John a wizard, so when Agatha finds a few grey hairs on her head – and the rinse she tries at home turns her hair purple – she makes a beeline for the handsome Evesham hairdresser. And as well as sorting out her hair it soon becomes clear the charming man also has designs on her heart – but their future together is cut short when Mr John is fatally poisoned in his salon.

Band 8 der Serie. “What a treat! Funny, clever and satisfying. The characters and their little idiosyncrasies are well captured. Brilliant observations of small English town extravagancies. Agatha is a vulnerable creature, but at the same time, tough as nails.” (Leser) (122 Rezensionen / 4,4 Sterne), 228 Seiten noch günstig?

Agatha Raisin and the Walkers of Dembley

Cozy Krimi von M.C. Beaton

After time away, Agatha Raisin returns to her beloved Cotswold village of Carsely – and to her handsome neighbour, James Lacey. True, James seems less than thrilled to see her, but Agatha is soon distracted by a sensational murder. The victim, found in a field, is young hiker Jessica Tartinck, who spent her life enraging landowners by insisting on her right to roam. Hope springs eternal in Agatha’s breast as she lures the reluctant James into her investigation.

Vor längerer Zeit schon einmal vorgestellt, aber jetzt auch wieder günstig. “I alternate between laughter and suspense with all of her books, and The Walkers of Dembley is no exception.” (Leserin) (125 Rezensionen / 4,4 Sterne), 224 Seiten noch günstig?

Dead Smart

Kurz-Krimi von Stephen Puleston

Eddie Westford is found dead outside the Cardiff City Football ground. His throat has been cut in a cold-blooded attack. Inspector Marco discovers photographs of Westford sitting in various luxury cars and Westford’s connections with the organised hooligan gangs of Cardiff points to a connection with hardened criminals. Evidence suggesting Westford is a suspect in a drug related inquiry means that Marco faces having to transfer the investigation to another officer.

Stephen Puleston ist ein walisischer Autor und seine Krimis spielen alle in Wales. „Although this was only a novella (a short novel) it worked just as well as a full length book. The story started with a bang and the book maintained the pace throughout.” (Leser) (29 Rezensionen / 4,6 Sterne), 109 Seiten – noch gratis?

The Snow Ridge Mystery Box Set Cozy Krimis von Nancy McGovern
Nach ihrer schmerzhaften und herzbrechenden Scheidung dachte Bonnie Mayberry, dass ihr Leben vorbei sei. Ihre Benommenheit, der Unglaube in das , was passiert war und was als nächstes passieren würde, überzeugten sie davon, dass jeder Gedanke mit Zweifel befallen war. In der Hoffnung für einen Neuanfang. – Plus drei weitere Romane. „It is a crazy story but one you can see happening these days. Loved the story and look forward to reading more of this series“ (Leserin von Band 1), 525 Seiten – noch gratis?

Saber Tooth Zeitreise-Fantasy von Lou Cadle
Die Wildhüterin Hannah Kates führt eine Gruppe begabter Teenager zu einem Trip der Suche nach Fossilien in der Landschaft, als ein abrutschender Felsen ein Tor in der Zeit öffnet. Sie werden abrupt in ein Zeitalter zurück transportiert, in dem gigantische räuberische Säugetiere auf der Erde umhergeschweift sind. „The author is both a scientist and an expert on survival, and that comes through in this story.“ (Leser) (51 Rezensionen / 4,4 Sterne), 236 Seiten – noch gratis?

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The Continuity Girl

Witziger Roman von Patrick Kincaid

1969. Hollywood descends on a tiny Scottish village for the making of Billy Wilder’s most ambitious picture yet: a sprawling epic detailing The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes. But the formidable director and his crew soon come into conflict with Jim Outhwaite, a young scientist seeking evidence for monsters. 2014. Stuck just a short walk from the East London street where she grew up, ambitious Film Studies lecturer Gemma MacDonald is restless and hungry for change. A job offer in the Highlands seems to offer escape – but only at a cost to her relationships with family and an equally ambitious American boyfriend.

Patrick Kincaid ist ein britisch-amerikanischer Autor von Dichtung und Romanen. „Patrick Kincaid beautifully captures time and place and brings a wonderful sense of authenticity to Loch Ness at the end of the 1960s. A real feeling of being there is a key part of the book’s success, not least in the sparkling chapter where our young scientist goes to a party to celebrate the 1969 moon landing.“ (Leser) (34 Rezensionen / 4,9 Sterne), 319 Seiten noch günstig?

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So Wild a Dream

Historischer Roman von Win Blevins

In 1822, life in Pennsylvania feels hemmed in, and Sam nurtures the dream of a truly free life. Since the return of Captains Lewis and Clark, people are bubbling with stories about the far-off Shining Mountains. Sam gets a job on a riverboat, and the adventure begins. Along the way he finds companions and adventures. For guidance, an educated Delaware Indian and Captain William Clark himself. For friends, a con man, a madam, and an assortment of shaggy people who have tasted the waters of those mountains.

Winfred Ernest Blevins, Jr., geb. 1938, gilt seit Jahrzehnten als der Autor des amerikanischen Westens schlechthin. „The details given when describing Crow Indian garments, the procedure for skinning a buffalo or even a two sentence explanation of a bull boat never seemed pedantic. Instead, it seemed like the speaker was verbalizing thoughts/observations anyone would have observing the same thing.“ (Rezensent) (39 Rezensionen / 4,3 Sterne), 381 Seiten – noch gratis?

Drive Nacho Drive Reisebericht von Brad Van Orden und Sheena Van Orden
An einem Nachmittag wie vielen zuvor, saß Brad Van Orden an seinem Schreibtisch. Als ein Mitarbeiter an seinem Fenster vorbeigegangen ist, erlag Brad einem Drang und sagte das Merkwürdigste, an das er denken konnte: „Hey Steve, lass uns dein Hippie-Auto nach Tierra del Fuego fahren.“ Das hat die halbherzige Antwort von Steve herausgefordert: „Ich denke, nicht.“ Aber das ließ Brad in Gedanken zurück. „You wont be disappointed in reading it! Brad and Sheena are such peppy and upbeat folks, and you find yourself laughing with them and loving the humor they see in things. They also have a wonderful eye for the beauty of the things they see.“ (Rezensent) (115 Rezensionen / 4,4 Sterne), 340 Seiten – noch gratis?

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