The 11th Glass and Steele novel.
After a toymaker magician gives a lecture at a collector’s club soiree, an important spell is stolen and a man is found strangled. The investigation into his murder leads India and Matt to the colorful and dangerous world of the Romany gypsy where curses are used as weapons against their enemies.
December 1899. After the death of her beloved grandmother, Cleopatra Fox moves into the luxury hotel owned by her estranged uncle in the hopes of putting hardship and loneliness behind her. But the poisoning of a guest throws her new life, and the hotel, into chaos.
To investigate the source of gossip about Cyclops, Willie does the unthinkable – she dons a dress. However her plan goes awry when she’s kidnapped by a disgruntled magician with the power to detonate gunpowder at will.
This boxed set contains 2 humorous mystery novels and a novella about Cat Sinclair, a failed Holywood extra turned PI. Together, these stories make up the Curious Cat Mystery series. Books 1 and 2 should be read in order, and the novella can be read at any time.
Matt und India werden angeheuert, um einen vermissten Lehrling der Kartenzeichnergilde zu finden. Sie ermitteln im Geheimen und treten als verheiratetes Paar auf. Bald erfahren sie, dass nicht jeder in der Gilde ist, was er zu sein scheint, und die überirdisch schönen Karten des Jungen neidische Blicke, Argwohn und Angst auf sich zogen.
Murder, mayhem, and more shady characters than a Hollywood casting couch are turning bit-part actress Cat Sinclair from a crappy secretary into a powerhouse in the P.I. business. If only someone would inform her boss.
When Cat Sinclair's Hollywood friend breezes into Renford and asks Cat to locate some missing money, she thinks her first case as a P.I. will be easy. After all, the member of the popular kids entertainment group already knows her manager is defrauding her. Cat just has to prove it.
Cold, ruthless Lord Warhurst needs to distance himself from scandal if he's to marry an heiress and save his decaying estate. But with his unwed sister falling pregnant, and his father's past indiscretions still haunting Leo, scandal threatens to erupt in an explosive way.
Magic and Mystery is a collection of the first books in four different series written by bestselling author C.J. Archer. Each novel is intended to give you an introduction to fascinating new stories featuring magical fantasy, puzzling mysteries, enigmatic heroes and independent heroines. Hopefully you will find a brand new series to start (or maybe four!)
India Steele ist verzweifelt. Ihr Vater ist verstorben, ihr Verlobter hat sie um ihr Erbe erleichtert, und niemand will ihr Arbeit geben, obwohl sie jahrelang ihren Vater, den Uhrmacher, unterstützt hat. Vielmehr scheinen sich die Uhrmacher von London vor ihr zu fürchten.
India's study into the language of spells is interrupted by the arrest of her teacher for an unpaid debt. Before Matt can repay it for him, the powerful magician escapes from his prison cell. To make matters worse, the moneylender is murdered and the magician is implicated.
When the husband of the king’s mistress is poisoned, Josie must pretend he died of natural causes, or risk putting her own life in danger. It’s yet another secret she must learn to keep, yet another intrigue whispered about in the gilded halls of King Leon’s mysterious palace.
The 7th Glass and Steele novel sees the arrival of Buffalo Bill's Wild West show in London. When the sharpshooter who beats Willie at poker is murdered, Matt and India investigate. Willie is convinced the victim cheated, but no one knows how until India discovers his secret - he was a paper magician.
The king's magnificent palace was built in a matter of weeks. No one saw the builders and no villagers are allowed beyond the gilded gate until a noblewoman is poisoned. The village doctor and his daughter, Josie, are allowed inside, but Josie soon learns the palace won't surrender its secrets easily, for not a single resident has a memory from before the palace existed.
The 6th Glass and Steele novel. It should be a happy time for India and Matt, but forces beyond their control conspire to ruin their future. A distraction from their troubles comes in the form of murder.
With his magic watch slowing down, Matt needs all the help India and his friends can offer before time runs out. But his nemesis will do anything to bring about his downfall, including rock Matt's family with a scandal that can ruin them, and Matt and India's chance of happiness.
With the wedding only days away, the Ministry is thrown into turmoil when another murder is committed by a shape-shifter. But this time the newspapers make the connection to werewolves - and the Ministry.
When a young gentleman is murdered by a shape shifter, Charlie and Lincoln interrogate their contacts and uncover a plot with links to the royal family—and links to more than one member of the ministry's committee. At the heart of the mystery is a sinister love triangle, corruption, lies, and treason.
When star college footballer Ryder Callahan comes back to his hometown of Winter, he's supposed to be injured, but there's no sign of a torn ligament. He doesn't even limp. What he does have is a bad attitude that pushes everyone away, including his childhood friend, Jane Merriweather. Why has Ryder been sent home to torment Jane? And why can't she walk away from him forever?
Three sexy, heart-warming novels about 3 sworn bachelor friends and the women who bring them to their knees. See why readers love bestselling author Kendra Little's unique stories. This set includes: KING, LORD and BARON.
Home for the summer vacation, Kate Bell settles in for a long, boring break in the tiny backwater of Winter with folks who still treat her like she's twelve. Then Ben Parker arrives and suddenly Winter gets interesting. He's hot, mysterious and good with his hands.
And he just got out of jail.
When an apprentice from the Mapmakers' Guild goes missing, Matt and India are employed to find him. Going undercover as a married couple, they discover that not everyone at the guild is what they seem. The 2nd book in the GLASS AND STEELE series brings danger as enemies draw near, sinister plots are uncovered, and magic links two powerful guilds.
When Charlie returns to Lichfield, she steps into chaos. The killer is still on the loose, Lady Harcourt's secret is out, Seth and Gus are gone, and Lady Vickers has come to stay. But nothing compares to the chaos inflicted on Charlie's heart by seeing Lincoln every day.
India Steele is desperate. Her father is dead, her fiancé took her inheritance, and the only person who'll employ her is a mysterious man from America. A man who possesses a watch that keeps him alive.
Criminal lawyer, Adele Harvey, is having a bad day. Her parents are separating, her younger sister moves in with her baby, the client she thought was a woman turns out to be a man, and Ben Paxton, the guy she gave the bird to in the parking lot, is prosecuting. And he never loses.
The 5th book in the Ministry of Curiosities series. ASHES TO ASHES is a bonus novella-length story, told entirely from Lincoln's point of view. It is shorter than the rest of the books in the Ministry of Curiosities series.
He's the landlord of a vast property empire. He's vain, dissolute, and on a fast track to self-destruction. Then he meets her. Emma has always been the good girl, liked by everyone. She's successful, kind-hearted, and has a great family. Her life is perfect. Until Adam Lyon comes along and shatters her perfect life.
The 3rd book in the Ministry of Curiosities series sees Charlie and Lincoln facing dangerous spirits they cannot control in the search for Lady Harcourt's missing stepson. Working together draws them closer to one another, and leads Charlie to learn more about her employer.
Get 4 historical romance stories in a single volume. Each book in this box set is available separately, but by buying them in this bundle, you're getting a better deal!
Contains 2 full-length novels:
And 2 novellas:
The Mercenary's Price
Courting His Countess
In this 2nd instalment of the Ministry of Curiosities series, secrets are revealed and investigations don't go as planned. Charlie finds her necromancy sucking her into a whirlpool filled with betrayal, lies and danger that could jeopardize her friendships and her home.
This is a collection of the first 3 books in The Kavanagh Family Series, the bestselling contemporary romance series by Kendra Little. They're sexy, funny, romantic and emotional reads that will have you falling in love with this crazy family of billionaires. Best of all, each book is a complete story on its own, so you're getting great value!