Score: 4
From 355 Ratings

Just One Evil Act


  • Author: Elizabeth George
  • Release Date : 2013-10-15
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
  • File Size: 3323985 Bytes


#1 New York Times bestselling author of The Punishment She Deserves Elizabeth George delivers another masterpiece of suspense in her Inspector Lynley series: a gripping child-in-danger story that tests Detective Sergeant Barbara Havers as never before.Barbara is at a loss: Hadiyyah, the daughter of her friend Taymullah Azhar, has been taken by her mother, and Barbara can’t really help. Azhar has no legal claim.Just when Azhar is beginning to accept his soul-crushing loss, he gets more shocking news: Hadiyyah has been kidnapped from an Italian marketplace. As both Barbara and her partner, Inspector Thomas Lynley, soon discover, the case is far more complex than a typical kidnapping, revealing secrets that could have far-reaching effects outside of t...

Just One Evil Act
Score: 3.5
From 30 Ratings

Just One Evil Act


  • Author : Elizabeth George
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2014-08-05
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780451467843


Just One Evil Act Book Description :

Supporting a friend who has lost custody of his young daughter, Barbara and her partner, Inspector Thomas Lynley, are further shocked when the girl's mother reports that the child has been kidnapped as part of a plot that risks Barbara's career....

Just One Evil Act
Score: 3.5
From 30 Ratings

Just One Evil Act


  • Author : Elizabeth George
  • Publisher : Hodder Paperbacks
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1444706020


Just One Evil Act Book Description :

When Hadiyyah Upman disappears from London in the company of her mother, Detective Sergeant Barbara Havers is as devastated as the girl's father. They are her close friends as well as neighbours, but since the child is with her mother, nothing can be done. Five months later, Hadiyyah is kidnapped from an open air market in Lucca, Italy, and this triggers an investigation in the full glare of the media spotlight. Barbara's clever manipulation of the worst of London's tabloids forces New Scotland Yard to become involved. But rather than Barbara herself, her superior officer DI Thomas Lynley is assigned to handle a situation made delicate by racial issues, language difficulties, and the determination of an Italian magistrate to arrest and convict someon...

Just One Evil Act
Score: 3.5
From 30 Ratings

Just One Evil Act


  • Author : Elizabeth George
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2013-10-15
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781848949744


Just One Evil Act Book Description :

When Hadiyyah Upman disappears from London in the company of her mother, Detective Sergeant Barbara Havers is as devastated as the girl's father. They are her close friends as well as neighbours, but since the child is with her mother, nothing can be done. Five months later, Hadiyyah is kidnapped from an open air market in Lucca, Italy, and this triggers an investigation in the full glare of the media spotlight. Barbara's clever manipulation of the worst of London's tabloids forces New Scotland Yard to become involved. But rather than Barbara herself, her superior officer DI Thomas Lynley is assigned to handle a situation made delicate by racial issues, language difficulties, and the determination of an Italian magistrate to arrest and convict someon...

Just One Evil Act
Score: 3.5
From 30 Ratings

Just One Evil Act


  • Author : Elizabeth George
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Genre: Detective and mystery stories
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1444706012


Just One Evil Act Book Description :

Barbara Havers puts her career on the line while DI Thomas Lynley attempts to straighten her out before it's too late....

Just One Evil Act  A Lynley Novel

Just One Evil Act A Lynley Novel


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  • Publisher : Dutton Adult
  • Release Date : 2013-10-15
  • Genre:
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Just One Evil Act A Lynley Novel Book Description :

#1 New York Times bestselling author Elizabeth George delivers another masterpiece of suspense in her Inspector Lynley series: a gripping child-in-danger story that tests Detective Sergeant Barbara Havers like never before. Barbara is at a loss: The daughter of her friend Taymullah Azhar has been taken by her mother, and Barbara can’t really help—Azhar had never married Angelina, and his name isn’t on Hadiyyah’s, their daughter’s, birth certificate. He has no legal claim. Azhar and Barbara hire a private detective, but the trail goes cold. Azhar is just beginning to accept his soul-crushing loss when Angelina reappears with shocking news: Hadiyyah is missing, kidnapped from an Italian marketplace. The Italian police are investigating, and t...

Believing the Lie
Score: 3.5
From 82 Ratings

Believing the Lie


  • Author : Elizabeth George
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2012-01-10
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101565797


Believing the Lie Book Description :

#1 New York Times bestselling author of The Punishment She Deserves Elizabeth George has millions of fans following her Inspector Lynley series. As USA Today put it, "It's tough to resist George's storytelling, once hooked." With Believing the Lie, she's poised to hook countless more. Inspector Thomas Lynley is mystified when he's sent undercover to investigate the death of Ian Cresswell at the request of the man's uncle, the wealthy and influential Bernard Fairclough. The death has been ruled an accidental drowning, and nothing on the surface indicates otherwise. But when Lynley enlists the help of his friends Simon and Deborah St. James, the trio's digging soon reveals that the Fairclough clan is awash in secrets, lies, and motives. Deborah's inves...

Just One Evil Act  A Lynley Novel

Just One Evil Act A Lynley Novel


  • Author : Elizabeth George
  • Publisher : Penguen
  • Release Date : 2013-10-15
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 :


Just One Evil Act A Lynley Novel Book Description :

#1 New York Times bestselling author Elizabeth George delivers another masterpiece of suspense in her Inspector Lynley series: a gripping child-in-danger story that tests Detective Sergeant Barbara Havers like never before. Barbara is at a loss: The daughter of her friend Taymullah Azhar has been taken by her mother, and Barbara can’t really help—Azhar had never married Angelina, and his name isn’t on Hadiyyah’s, their daughter’s, birth certificate. He has no legal claim. Azhar and Barbara hire a private detective, but the trail goes cold. Azhar is just beginning to accept his soul-crushing loss when Angelina reappears with shocking news: Hadiyyah is missing, kidnapped from an Italian marketplace. The Italian police are investigating, and t...

Deception Cove
Score: 4.5
From 4 Ratings

Deception Cove


  • Author : Owen Laukkanen
  • Publisher : Mulholland Books
  • Release Date : 2019-05-21
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316448697


Deception Cove Book Description :

A rescue dog, an ex-Marine, and an ex-convict are caught in the crosshairs of a ruthless gang in remote Washington state in this "first-rate thriller" (Associated Press) for "fans of CJ Box and Michael Koryta" (Booklist). Former US Marine Jess Winslow reenters civilian life a new widow, with little more to her name than a broken-down house, a medical discharge for PTSD, and a loyal dog named Lucy. The only thing she actually cares about is that dog, a black-and-white pit bull mix who helps her cope with the devastating memories of her time in Afghanistan. After fifteen years -- nearly half his life -- in state prison, Mason Burke owns one set of clothes, a wallet, and a photo of Lucy, the service dog he trained while behind bars. Seeking a fresh star...

Mistwalker
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Mistwalker


  • Author : Saundra Mitchell
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2014-02-04
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780544155381


Mistwalker Book Description :

When Willa Dixon's brother dies on the family lobster boat, her father forbids Willa from stepping foot on deck again. With her family suffering, she’ll do anything to help out—even visit the Grey Man. Everyone in her small Maine town knows of this legendary spirit who haunts the lighthouse, controlling the fog and the fate of any vessel within his reach. But what Willa finds in the lighthouse isn’t a spirit at all, but a young man trapped inside until he collects one thousand souls. Desperate to escape his cursed existence, Grey tries to seduce Willa to take his place. With her life on land in shambles, will she sacrifice herself?...

Just Babies
Score: 3.5
From 17 Ratings

Just Babies


  • Author : Paul Bloom
  • Publisher : Crown
  • Release Date : 2013-11-12
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307886866


Just Babies Book Description :

A leading cognitive scientist argues that a deep sense of good and evil is bred in the bone. From John Locke to Sigmund Freud, philosophers and psychologists have long believed that we begin life as blank moral slates. Many of us take for granted that babies are born selfish and that it is the role of society—and especially parents—to transform them from little sociopaths into civilized beings. In Just Babies, Paul Bloom argues that humans are in fact hardwired with a sense of morality. Drawing on groundbreaking research at Yale, Bloom demonstrates that, even before they can speak or walk, babies judge the goodness and badness of others’ actions; feel empathy and compassion; act to soothe those in distress; and have a rudimentary sense of justi...