By Chris d'Lacey
While Michael Malone discovers his supernatural skill to change truth, he's recruited via a firm devoted to investigating unusual and paranormal phenomena. He joins in hopes of discovering his father, who mysteriously vanished 3 years previous. Michael's first activity is to unravel the secret of a puppy he rescued from a precarious clifftop -- a secret that leads him to an odd and sickly classmate and a tender woman who was once killed in a devastating twist of fate. Stakes are excessive as Michael learns to harness his newfound skill and discover the lethal fact approximately his father's disappearance.
A daring and exciting story of trade realities, paranormal secret, and notable experience.
Read Online or Download A Dark Inheritance (Unicorne Files, Book 1) PDF
Similar mystery books
Recuperating from amnesia, Dr. Arthur Calgary discovers that he on my own may have supplied an alibi in a scandalous homicide trial. It led to the conviction of Jacko Argyle. The sufferer used to be Jacko's personal mom, and to make concerns worse, he died in criminal. however the younger man's innocence implies that another person killed the Argyle matriarch, and would definitely kill back to stay within the shadows.
"A beautifully creepy, twisty thriller” (The occasions (London)) through the the world over best-selling writer of the opposite Woman’s apartment and the inaccurate Mother
Naomi Jenkins understands all approximately secrets and techniques: 3 years in the past whatever so poor occurred to her that she's by no means informed an individual approximately it. Now, Naomi has one other mystery: her courting with the unhappily married Robert Haworth. whilst Robert vanishes with no clarification, Naomi is familiar with he should have come to hurt. however the police are much less confident, relatively while Robert's spouse insists he's not lacking. In desperation, Naomi comes to a decision that if she can't convince the detectives that Robert is at risk, she'll persuade them that he's a probability to others. Naomi is aware find out how to describe the activities of a psychopath; all she must do is dig up her personal annoying previous. The moment publication in Sophie Hannah’s loved Zailer and Waterhouse sequence, The Truth-Teller’s Lie is a chillingly shrewdpermanent suspense novel absolute to entice enthusiasts of Tess Gerritsen and Gillian Flynn.
This novel was once formerly released as Hurting Distance.
"Superbly clue-laden. .. a posh and enjoyable puzzle. "
THE BOSTON SUNDAY GLOBE
The case turns out so easy, Inspector Morse deemed it underneath his become aware of. A filthy rich, aged American vacationer has a center assault in her room at Oxford's sumptuous Randolph resort. lacking from the scene is the lady's purse, which contained the Wolvercote Tongue, a valuable jewel that her past due husband had bequeathed to the Ashmolean Museum simply around the road. Morse proceeds to spend loads of time thinking--and drinking--in the hotel's bar, yes the answer is shut at hand--until conflicting tales, suspicious doings, and a true homicide persuade him another way. .. .
"It is a satisfaction to monitor this amazing, quirky guy [Morse] deduce. "
MINNEAPOLIS famous person & TRIBUNE
It was once deliberate to appear like a suicide. yet even within the best-laid plans, facts is left at the back of. .. Jocelyn Branham Earnest was once discovered useless at the ground of her lounge in woodland, Virginia. by way of her facet was once a gun and a suicide note--typed, missing a signature, and with one fingerprint on it. A fingerprint it appears belonging to Jocelyn's estranged husband.
- The Good Life
- Leaving Everything Most Loved (Maisie Dobbs, Book 10)
- Twanged (Regan Reilly, Book 4)
- Lady to Kill
- El coleccionista de libros
Extra resources for A Dark Inheritance (Unicorne Files, Book 1)
He glanced at me again as he flipped out the memory card. Before any of us could object, he’d fed the card into a slot on his camera and was busily uploading Josie’s images. Meanwhile, Candy turned to Mom again. “Could we have a picture of Michael, anyway? Just as a backup. ” She grinned like a weather girl predicting sunny spells. Mom’s chest expanded with air. ” I just wanted to be done with it now so I could go to school and forget about the cliff. I was missing English, my favorite subject.
Any seasoned reporter in Holton Byford was aware that this ivy-strewn, eighteenth-century cottage was home to the tragic Malone family. Just over three years ago, my dad had walked out of the house to catch a business flight to New Mexico. He had never come back. It was the hole in our life that we tried not to talk about. His disappearance had made the national news. Barely pausing for breath, Candy went on, “Brave boy, your son. Why’d you do it, Michael? ” “He thought the dog was going to jump,” said Josie.
She picked a piece of random fluff off my jacket. “Let me tell you the thing I’m struggling with here: None of the cops remembers seeing you catch the dog. ” Mom had my school bag in hand and was locking up the house. ” Candy turned to me again. “They’re saying it was like something superhuman took over. ” She tilted her head. Her hair fell down as straight as harp strings. Eddie swung his camera to the opposite hand. “It was misty,” I said, and this time I got away from her. Candy sighed and clicked her tongue in frustration.
A Dark Inheritance (Unicorne Files, Book 1) by Chris d'Lacey