A Fatal Grace
Score: 4.5
From 1,030 Ratings

A Fatal Grace


  • Author: Louise Penny
  • Release Date : 2007-05-15
  • Genre: British Detectives
  • File Size: 7654213 Bytes


Winner of the 2007 Agatha Award for Best Novel!Welcome to winter in Three Pines, a picturesque village in Quebec, where the villagers are preparing for a traditional country Christmas, and someone is preparing for murder.No one liked CC de Poitiers. Not her quiet husband, not her spineless lover, not her pathetic daughter—and certainly none of the residents of Three Pines. CC de Poitiers managed to alienate everyone, right up until the moment of her death. When Chief Inspector Armand Gamache, of the Sûreté du Quebec, is called to investigate, he quickly realizes he's dealing with someone quite extraordinary. CC de Poitiers was electrocuted in the middle of a frozen lake, in front of the entire village, as she watched the annual curling tournament...

Fatal Desire
Score: 4
From 276 Ratings

Fatal Desire


  • Author: Emma Grace
  • Release Date : 2013-07-12
  • Genre: Suspense
  • File Size: 229660 Bytes


Twenty-eight year old Amber Curtis has been on the run from a vicious stalker for four years. Each time he finds her, people die. Can FBI agent, Derek Stevenson, help her discover the identity of her stalker or will he end up like the others who have shown an interest in her life?...

A Fatal Grace
Score: 4
From 95 Ratings

A Fatal Grace


  • Author : Louise Penny
  • Publisher : Sphere
  • Release Date : 2011-04-07
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780748129638


A Fatal Grace Book Description :

Previously published as Dead Cold The award-winning second novel from worldwide phenomenon and number one New York Times bestseller Louise Penny. Winter in Three Pines, and the sleepy village is carpeted in snow. It's a time of peace and goodwill - until a scream pierces the biting air. A spectator at the annual Boxing Day curling match has been fatally electrocuted. Despite the large crowd, there are no witnesses and - apparently - no clues. Chief Inspector Armand Gamache discovers a history of secrets and enemies in the dead woman's past. But he has enemies of his own, and as he is frozen out of decision-making in the Surete du Quebec, he has to decide who he can trust... 'Chief Superintendent Armand Gamache of the Quebec police is one of the most ...

Dead Cold

Dead Cold


  • Author : Louise Penny
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Detective and mystery stories
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0753177811


Dead Cold Book Description :

From the author of Still Life, the second novel to feature the charming Chief Inspector GamacheThe falling snow brings a hush to Three Pines - until a scream pierces the air. A spectator at the annual Boxing Day curling match has been fatally electrocuted. Heading the investigation, Chief Inspector Armand Gamache unravels the dead woman's past and discovers a history of secrets and enemies. But Gamache has enemies of his own. As a bitter wind blows into the village, something even more chilling is sneaking up behind him....

Louise Penny Boxed Set  1 3

Louise Penny Boxed Set 1 3


  • Author : Louise Penny
  • Publisher : Minotaur Books
  • Release Date : 2014-08-26
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1250059682


Louise Penny Boxed Set 1 3 Book Description :

Chief Inspector Armand Gamache of the Sûreté du Québec digs beneath the idyllic surface of village life in Three Pines, finding long buried secrets--and facing a few enemies of his own. With nine books in the series and more to come, this boxed set of the first three books--Still Life, A Fatal Grace, and The Cruelest Month--introduces not only the engaging series hero Inspector Gamache, who commands his forces--and this series--with integrity and quiet courage, but also the spectacular Louise Penny. A #1 New York Times bestseller and multiple award winner, Louise Penny "writes with grace and intelligence" (New York Times Book Review) and "with her smart plot and fascinating, nuanced characters...proves that she is one of our finest writers (People...

Still Life

Still Life


  • Author : Louise Penny
  • Publisher : Sphere
  • Release Date : 2015-07-07
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780751563627


Still Life Book Description :

The discovery of a dead body in the woods on Thanksgiving Weekend brings Chief Inspector Armand Gamache and his colleagues from the Surete du Quebec to a small village in the Eastern Townships. Gamache cannot understand why anyone would want to deliberately kill well-loved artist Jane Neal, especially any of the residents of Three Pines - a place so free from crime it doesn't even have its own police force. But Gamache knows that evil is lurking somewhere behind the white picket fences and that, if he watches closely enough, Three Pines will start to give up its dark secrets... Celebrating ten years of Chief Inspector Gamache, this collector's edition contains an exclusive, illuminating and in-depth profile of Louise Penny, creator of one of the most...

The Best American Mystery Stories 2018
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

The Best American Mystery Stories 2018


  • Author : Louise Penny
  • Publisher : Mariner Books
  • Release Date : 2018-10-02
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780544949096


The Best American Mystery Stories 2018 Book Description :

An anthology of the best mystery short stories published in 2017 selected by best-selling author Louise Penny....

The Cruellest Month

The Cruellest Month


  • Author : Louise Penny
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Detective and mystery stories
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0755340752


The Cruellest Month Book Description :

Still Life was awarded the 2006 CWA New Blood Dagger for Crime Fiction and the 2006 Crime Writers of Canada Arthur Ellis Award for Best First Novel...

A Rule Against Murder
Score: 4
From 59 Ratings

A Rule Against Murder


  • Author : Louise Penny
  • Publisher : Sphere
  • Release Date : 2011-04-07
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780748129652


A Rule Against Murder Book Description :

Previously published as The Murder Stone The acclaimed fourth novel in the bestselling Chief Inspector Gamache series, by international phenomenon and number one New York Times bestseller Louise Penny. It's the height of summer, and the wealthy Finney family have gathered at the Manoir Bellechasse to pay tribute to their late father. But as the temperature rises, old secrets and bitter rivalries begin to surface. When the heat wave boils over into a mighty storm, a dead body is left in its wake. Chief Inspector Gamache, a guest at the Bellechasse, finds himself with a building full of suspects. With the hotel locked down, the murderer is trapped. But a cornered predator is always the most dangerous of all... 'A cracking storyteller, who can create fa...

A Better Man
Score: 4
From 37 Ratings

A Better Man


  • Author : Louise Penny
  • Publisher : Minotaur Books
  • Release Date : 2019-08-27
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781466873711


A Better Man Book Description :

“‘A Better Man,' with its mix of meteorological suspense, psychological insight and criminal pursuit, is arguably the best book yet in an outstanding, original oeuvre.” —Tom Nolan, The Wall Street Journal "Enchanting... one of his most ennobling missions." —Marilyn Stasio, New York Times Book Review Catastrophic spring flooding, blistering attacks in the media, and a mysterious disappearance greet Chief Inspector Armand Gamache as he returns to the Sûreté du Québec in the latest novel by #1 New York Times bestselling author Louise Penny. It’s Gamache’s first day back as head of the homicide department, a job he temporarily shares with his previous second-in-command, Jean-Guy Beauvoir. Flood waters are rising across the province. In t...

A Thread of Grace
Score: 4
From 51 Ratings

A Thread of Grace


  • Author : Mary Doria Russell
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2005-02-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781588364418


A Thread of Grace Book Description :

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “A powerfully imagined novel . . . [a] profoundly moving book that engages the heights and depths of human experience.”—Los Angeles Times It is September 8, 1943, and fourteen-year-old Claudette Blum and her father are among the thousands of Jewish refugees scrambling over the Alps toward Italy, where they hope to find safety now that the Italians have broken from Germany and made a separate peace with the Allies. The Blums will soon discover that Italy is anything but peaceful, as it quickly becomes an open battleground for the Nazis, the Allies, Resistance fighters, Jews in hiding, and ordinary Italian civilians trying to survive. Tracing the lives of a handful of fascinating characters—a charismatic Italian Re...

How the Light Gets In
Score: 4.5
From 79 Ratings

How the Light Gets In


  • Author : Louise Penny
  • Publisher : Minotaur Books
  • Release Date : 2013-08-27
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781466834705


How the Light Gets In Book Description :

The #1 New York Times Bestseller "There is a crack in everything. That's how the light gets in." —Leonard Cohen Christmas is approaching, and in Québec it's a time of dazzling snowfalls, bright lights, and gatherings with friends in front of blazing hearths. But shadows are falling on the usually festive season for Chief Inspector Armand Gamache. Most of his best agents have left the Homicide Department, his old friend and lieutenant Jean-Guy Beauvoir hasn't spoken to him in months, and hostile forces are lining up against him. When Gamache receives a message from Myrna Landers that a longtime friend has failed to arrive for Christmas in the village of Three Pines, he welcomes the chance to get away from the city. Mystified by Myrna's reluctance t...