Download The Wind Chill Factor by Thomas Gifford PDF

By Thomas Gifford

Decades after Hitler’s fall, Nazis are nonetheless attempting to kill John Cooper

His marriage destroyed by way of consuming, John Cooper returns to Cambridge, Massachusetts, attempting to recapture the enjoyment he felt as an undergraduate in Harvard University’s sacred halls. he's simply starting to piece his lifestyles jointly while he will get a telegram calling him domestic to Minnesota. The message comes from Buenos Aires, and with Cooper’s family members heritage, which may suggest just one factor: The Nazis are staging a comeback.

To John and his brother, their grandfather was once a sort, special outdated guy. yet to the yank humans, he was once the worst form of traitor. An industrialist who spent the Nineteen Thirties in enterprise with Fascists, he grew to become notorious as “America’s number 1 Nazi.” while Hitler’s previous lieutenants choose to social gathering a Fourth Reich, the Coopers are the 1st kinfolk they name. John hasn’t even made it to Minnesota whilst the 1st test on his existence comes—a message that if he isn’t able to honor his relatives legacy, he'll die for it.

Show description

Read or Download The Wind Chill Factor PDF

Best mystery books

Turtle Baby

From Publisher's Weekly:

When poison from a tropical plant places eight-month-old Acito, whose identify capability "little turtle," right into a San Diego health facility, baby abuse investigator Bo Bradley is drawn into her 3rd suspenseful case (following Strawgirl). in response to Andy LaMarche, a health facility pediatrician and Bradley's made up our minds suitor, Acito's caretakers couldn't have poisoned the newborn by chance. This casts suspicion on Acito's mom, Chac, a bar singer who visited her son previous to he fell ailing. Bo meets Chac in Tijuana and springs to think she should not have poisoned her son, yet this turns into tricky to end up after the lady collapses and dies on degree. because the San Diego police aren't performing on Acito's case and the Mexican law enforcement officials don't care in regards to the dying of one other ex-prostitute, Bo focuses her full of life interest on Chac's pals and her American husband, who has escaped from from a Louisiana criminal. Padgett expertly crafts this secret, placing her sleuth within the needful life-threatening occasions. What units her tale aside, besides the fact that, is her description of the workings of public baby defense and her convincing portrayal, from the interior, of Bo's efforts to paintings and reside with manic depression.
(Copyright 1995 Reed enterprise info, Inc. )

(Book 3 of the Bo Bradley Mysteries sequence)

The Man with the Baltic Stare (Inspector O, Book 4)

The mysterious Inspector O is once more drawn right into a internet of concessions and cover-ups within the latest secret from significantly acclaimed writer James Church.

Autumn brings unwelcome information to Inspector O: wrenched from retirement, he has been ordered to Pyongyang for an project. the 2 Koreas are actually cooperating--very quietly--to hold balance within the North.  Stability calls for compromise; balance calls for peace; balance calls for that O examine against the law of ardour dedicated by means of the younger guy who has been chosen because the top chief of a transition executive.  

O is recommended to ensure the case is going away.  Then he learns that numerous groups—remnants of the outdated regime, overseas powers, rival gangs—all desire a piece of the motion, and all clarify that if O values his existence, he'll now not get of their method.  O isn’t definite the place his loyalties lie, and he doesn’t have a lot time to determine even if ‘tis larger to be noble or be dead.

Once back, James Church’s spare, lyrical writing illuminates an strange panorama of whispers and shadows, a spot few outsiders have ever skilled. the fellow with the Baltic Stare is a chilling, atmospheric noir—a interesting reaction to the works of Martin Cruz Smith and John Le Carre.

Mrs. Jeffries Speaks Her Mind (Mrs. Jeffries, Book 27)

The eccentric Olive Kettering swore an individual used to be attempting to damage her. Too undesirable not anyone listened, even though lots sought after her lifeless. while Olive is shot and killed, Mrs. Jeffries has no challenge conversing her brain to determine justice served.

I Shall Not Want (Reverend Clare Fergusson, Book 6)

Millers Kill reaches the boiling element during this white-hot novel of affection and suspense

People die. Marriages fail. within the small Adirondack city of Millers Kill, ny, despite the fact that, existence doesn’t cease for heartbreak. A brand-new officer within the police division, a breaking-and-entering, and hassle inside of his circle of relatives maintain Police leader Russ Van Alstyne busy sufficient to disregard the ache of wasting his wife—and the lady he loves.

At St. Alban’s Episcopal Church, the Reverend Clare Fergusson is attempting to maintain her sacristy, her bishop, and her nationwide protect superiors happy—all the whereas denying her personal wounded soul.

When a Mexican farmhand stumbles over a Latino guy killed with a unmarried shot to the again of his head, Clare is sucked into the research via her involvement within the migrant neighborhood. the invention of 2 extra our bodies done within the related method ignites fears serial killer is free within the close-knit neighborhood. whereas the unhappy spring becomes a hot summer time, Russ is laid low with media hysteria, clash inside his division, and a chain of baffling assaults.

As the violence moves nearer and in the direction of domestic, an untried officer is demonstrated, a cautious migrant employee is tempted, and would-be fanatics who suggestion they'd misplaced every little thing needs to give you the option to belief one another again—before it turns into endlessly, fatally, too late.

Julia Spencer-Fleming indicates you could break out danger—but now not desire—in her so much suspenseful, passionate novel but, I Shall now not wish.

Extra resources for The Wind Chill Factor

Example text

Grace winced. Like Beltan, Vani loved Travis—although for different reasons. For the knight, it was a matter of his heart. For Vani, it was a matter of fate. And they had both lost him. A weight pressed down on Grace. She turned away. ” They were silent for a time. “The Mournish will be leaving Tarras soon,” Vani said at last. ” Grace turned back, startled. ” Vani smiled, but it was a bitter expression. “I would think my fate lies with you and your companions. ” Whatever the tension between the T’gol and Beltan, Vani was her friend.

That was very diplomatic of you, Your Majesty,” Beltan whispered with a grin as they left the palace. These words took Grace by surprise. On retrospect, she had to admit it was a good solution. Maybe she was better at this whole royalty thing than she gave herself credit for. Maybe it was in her blood. Sometimes, long before the others awoke, Grace would slip from her bed, part the gauzy curtains that were the only barrier between her and the last breath of night, and step onto a balcony outside the room.

The bright, baleful form of the wraithling. And the figure emblazoned on the tapestry in the forbidden upstairs room: ancient, primal, its one staring eye filled with desire and hate. It was Mohg, Lord of Nightfall. The Old God who feared the coming of men and tried to claim Eldh for his own, only to be banished from the world by the alliance of the Old and New Gods—an alliance that could never happen again, for the Old Gods had since faded into the Twilight Realm. Somehow Mohg had found his way to Earth; his likeness in the Beckett-Strange Home for Children had proved that.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.57 of 5 – based on 32 votes