The Black Dog: A Marci and Amanda Mystery

By Glen Ebisch

While Jerome Kronberg, who's dealing with prosecution for funding fraud, dies in a fall from a mountain in Connecticut, there are a few those who think it used to be no coincidence. a few imagine it was once suicide; a few suspect he used to be killed through an irate shopper. Others suspect a extra supernatural reason. in accordance with the legend of The Black puppy, in the event you see the puppy thrice at the mountain, you die, and Kronberg had noticeable the puppy two times whilst he took his final hike.

It is The Black puppy that motivates Marcie Ducasse to enquire the demise for her bizarre Happenings Column in Roaming New England journal. whereas Marcie is facing a dangerous puppy, Amanda Vickers, her editor, is making an attempt to make your mind up no matter if to simply accept an offer of marriage from her continual boyfriend. either ladies are pressured by means of the occasions confronting them to dig down and locate new resources of energy.

Show description

Preview of The Black Dog: A Marci and Amanda Mystery PDF

Best Suspense books


Edgar Award nominee for top younger grownup MysteryEndangered is an exhilarating page-turner ideal for enthusiasts of Barry Lyga’s I Hunt Killers, from acclaimed writer Lamar Giles, writer of the Edgar Award–nominated faux identity. the single mystery she cares approximately keeping—her identity—is approximately to be uncovered. that's, until Lauren “Panda” Daniels—an nameless photograph blogger who focuses on busting classmates and academics in compromising positions—plays with her blackmailer’s little online game of Dare or .

Jamaica Inn

From Daphne du Maurier—the liked writer of the undying vintage Rebecca—comes this haunting novel of secrets and techniques and suspenseThe coachman attempted to warn younger Mary Yellan clear of the ruined, forbidding position at the rainswept Cornish coast. yet Mary selected as a substitute to honor her mother's death request that she sign up for her anxious Aunt persistence and foreboding Uncle Joss Merlyn at Jamaica resort.

The Complete Adventures of Feluda (Volume 1)

This omnibus variation positive factors the ever-popular adventures of Satyajit Rays enduring construction, the pro sleuth Pradosh C. Mitter (Feluda). In his escapades, Feluda is observed through his cousin Topshe and the bumbling crime author Lalmohan Ganguly (Jatayu). From Jaisalmer to Simla, from the Ellora Caves to Varanasi, the trio traverse attention-grabbing locales to resolve one devious crime after one other.

The Prince of Deadly Weapons: A Novel

In Rio Vista, California, Taylor Greene, the appropriate son and inheritor to a fortune, dies in what's referred to as a suicide. 2 hundred miles away in an nameless inn room alongside a brush-strewn street, a federal agent ready to satisfy Taylor used to be murdered simply days sooner than. Months later, Dane Rudd enters Rio Vista out of an endless nightfall for a memorial to this younger guy his personal age that he did not comprehend, had by no means met.

Extra resources for The Black Dog: A Marci and Amanda Mystery

Show sample text content

So that you imagine it was once one in all Jerry’s former acquaintances? ” “Seems love it to me. ” “Berenson’s puppy was once brown and white. probably we must always have requested if he had a black one round someplace. ” Marcie nodded. “Find the puppy and also you locate the killer. That’s a notion. ” bankruptcy 10 The Comford nation membership was once a wide rambling stone constitution on the intersection of 2 major county roads. Marcie pulled into the 1st open slots she got here to, figuring that on a sunny spring day the golfing path was once most likely busy. She and Simon went throughout the entrance door right into a huge, darkish wood-paneled vestibule. From one of many shadowy corners a guy donning a tie and jacket seemed. “Can I assist you? ” he requested, courteously yet firmly. “We’re speculated to meet Arnold Getz,” Marcie acknowledged. the fellow checked out Simon and smiled. The look he gave to Marcie was once extra uncertain. “He should be out at the path. I’ll sign in the living room. ” He disappeared into the darkness. “This position is lovely posh,” stated Marcie, “but i suppose such a lot state golf equipment are. ” “I wouldn’t comprehend, I’ve by no means belonged to 1. ” “You don’t play golfing? ” “I do play, yet at a public direction. the costs for a spot like this are most likely a killer. ” “Do you play the other activities? ” “I ski and motorbike a bit. in a different way i'm going to a gymnasium sometimes, not really frequently adequate. ” “Good for you,” Marcie acknowledged. She gave him an extended as soon as over and made up our minds that he seemed in beautiful good condition for his age. Marcie jumped because the guy who’d greeted them all at once reappeared at her facet. “Mr. Getz is within the front room. If you’ll stick to me. ” They trailed him right into a darkish nook the place huge double doorways quickly turned noticeable. The room he led them into had leather-based chairs manage in conversational groupings. He went via that room to 1 that had an ornate bar at one finish and tables and chairs prepared round the room. Their advisor led them to a desk the place a guy was once sitting by means of a wide photo window that framed a gorgeous picture of the vegetables, then he silently slipped away. the guy on the desk stood. “Hi, I’m Arnie Getz,” he introduced, placing out his hand. He was once a wide guy, as tall as Simon yet a lot heavier. Marcie notion he regarded as though he’d as soon as been a soccer participant yet through the years his chest had slid right down to his waist, a redistribution that even his well made go well with couldn’t disguise. whilst he gave Marcie’s hand a shake, she stuck a glimpse of a giant advanced watch on his thick wrist. the type that made Marcie ponder whether you may truly use it to inform time. “Can i am getting you whatever to drink? ” he provided. He had a beverage in entrance of him that seemed to be at the least basically orange juice. Marcie and Simon either declined. “I controlled to get 9 holes during this morning. i must slip them in while i will be able to simply because paintings interferes. ” He smiled. “I try out to not enable paintings get thoroughly within the method of golfing. ” “What type of paintings do you do? ” requested Marcie. “I’m a tax legal professional. ” He took a sip of his drink. “Not the main interesting activity round, I admit. yet I appear to have a knack for it, and it can pay the money owed.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.71 of 5 – based on 29 votes