When the newest member of Eric Peterkin’s London club is found stabbed to death, Eric throws himself into a quest for the truth: missing nurses, morphine addiction, shell shock ... the Great War is over, but the memories remain....
A down-on-his-luck reporter and an intern have three days to solve the mystery of who robbed a San Francisco museum...if they cannot the cops intend to arrest them for the crime and a group of thieves who were planning a similar heist will kill them.
I love anything that involves trying to solve a murder, and the setup is deliciously reminiscent of "Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased)" ... just updated with a lively, modern narrative voice that's a joy to read.
Sixteen-year old Margo tries to solve a murder aided by her late boyfriend Hank, who can spy on suspects unseen. As Margo’s quest becomes more perilous, Hank is helpless to protect her from the sinister forces that killed her mother.
One of the most intriguing premises I've seen ... I'm kind of hoping this spawns an RPG so I can play in it.
The Blight changed everything, sweeping the globe, leaving humanity on the brink of extinction. The melior, with their immunity and fortified walls, stepped in to provide sanctuary. Now, the last of the human race are enslaved, but alive.