Sleeping Dogs

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Author: Thomas Perry
Publisher: Ivy Books
Size: 75.22 MB
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 320
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by Thomas Perry, Sleeping Dogs Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Sleeping Dogs books, He came to England to rest. He calls himself Michael Shaeffer, says he's a retired American businessman. He goes to the races, dates a kinky aristocrat, and sleeps with dozens of weapons. Ten years ago it was different. Then, he was the Butcher's Boy, the highly skilled mob hit man who pulled a slaughter job on some double-crossing clients and started a mob war. Ever since, there's been a price on his head. Now, after a decade, they've found him. The Butcher's Boy escapes back to the States with more reasons to kill. Until the odds turn terrifyingly against him . . . until the Mafia, the cops, the FBI, and the damn Justice Department want his hide . . . until he's locked into a cross-country odyssey of fear and death that could tear his world to pieces . . . "Exciting . . . Suspenseful . . . A thriller's job is to make you turn the pages until the story's done and your eyes hurt and the clock says 3 a.m. . . . I wouldn't try to grab this one away from somebody only half-way through. No telling what might happen." -- Michael Dirda, The Washington Post Book World

Sleeping Dogs

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Author: Thomas Mogford
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
Size: 54.49 MB
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 256
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by Thomas Mogford, Sleeping Dogs Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Sleeping Dogs books, An old friend persuades Gibraltarian lawyer Spike Sanguinetti to take a well-earned rest on Corfu's beautiful north-east coast. But when the bloodied body of a young Albanian is found and a local man accused of his murder, Spike reluctantly agrees to take the case. Beneath the island's veneer of wealth and privilege Spike uncovers truths so damaging that those involved will go to any lengths to protect them. And when a vulnerable young woman disappears, Spike knows that there are some sleeping dogs he cannot let lie...

Let Sleeping Dogs Lie

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Author: Rita Mae Brown
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Size: 28.61 MB
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 304
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by Rita Mae Brown, Let Sleeping Dogs Lie Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Let Sleeping Dogs Lie books, The chase is on in New York Times bestselling author Rita Mae Brown’s gripping foxhunting mystery, featuring the irrepressible “Sister” Jane Arnold and the wily antics of her four-legged friends. In Let Sleeping Dogs Lie, a century-old crime reawakens bad will—and stirs up a scandal that chills Sister to the bone. Sister Jane and the Jefferson Hunt Club have traveled from Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains to the Bluegrass State of Kentucky to ride with the members of the Woodford Hounds—in the teeth of foul weather. Sister knows better than anyone that an ill wind blows no good. After the hunt, Sister Jane and her boyfriend, Gray Lorillard, head to a sumptuous party on a nearby estate, also home to a historic equine graveyard. The revelry is interrupted by jarring news: The discovery of grisly remains in the cemetery that are decidedly not equine. Now Sister and her hounds are on the case, digging up clues to an old murder that links three well-connected Southern families. When mayhem follows the Jefferson Hunt back to Virginia, the deadly doings become all too real: A dear friend of Sister’s is found murdered. Sister and her animal friends must work fast to find a clever killer determined to keep deep-rooted secrets buried. A rollicking, riveting mystery, Let Sleeping Dogs Lie is a masterly novel full of colorful characters, gorgeous country landscapes, and the breathtaking thrill of the hunt. Praise for Let Sleeping Dogs Lie “A knotty murder mystery . . . Cunning foxes, sensible hounds, and sweet-tempered horses are among the sparkling conversationalists in this charming series starring Jane (Sister) Arnold. . . . The biggest thrills are riding out with Sister and her chatty hounds on a cold, crisp morning.”—The New York Times Book Review “[Brown] combines a clever plot, cherished characters and the beauty of nature and rural life to provide an entertaining whodunit.”—Richmond Times-Dispatch “Sister remains an intriguing and challenging sleuth. . . . [Brown’s] foxhunting titles are great for readers who like gentility with a wicked little twist.”—Library Journal “Enjoyable [and] pleasurable . . . Enough with the demographics of foxhunting as most people view it; if I’ve learned one thing from reading Rita Mae Brown, it is to expect the unexpected!”—Huntington News “Whether you’re a fox chaser or not, Brown’s storytelling skills will keep you entertained throughout.”—In & Around Horse Country “As usual, Brown is at her best when relaying the animals’ quirks and conversations, and mischievous foxes are a delight.”—Publishers Weekly “Fun . . . [Let Sleeping Dogs Lie takes] readers on an adventure.”—RT Book Reviews

Let Sleeping Dogs Lie

Let Sleeping Dogs Lie PDF
Author: Suzann Ledbetter
Publisher: MIRA
Size: 74.97 MB
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 400
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by Suzann Ledbetter, Let Sleeping Dogs Lie Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Let Sleeping Dogs Lie books, Private investigator Jack McPhee has a two-word business philosophy: no partners. Rules are allegedly made to be broken, but Jack didn't expect that a contract to nab the so-called Calendar Burglar would force him to team up with a ten-pound, hyperactive Maltese. Or that as McPhee Investigations goes to the dogs, he'd fall deeply in-like with Dina Wexler, an undertall groomer, whose definition of a P.I. comes from watching w-a-a-y too many detective shows. Or that his absolutely genius idea to catch a thief would make him the prime—and only—suspect in a cold-blooded, diabolical homicide.

Sleeping Dogs Don T Lay

Sleeping Dogs Don t Lay PDF
Author: Richard Lederer
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Size: 34.54 MB
Category : Language Arts & Disciplines
Languages : en
Pages : 224
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by Richard Lederer, Sleeping Dogs Don T Lay Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Sleeping Dogs Don T Lay books, For years Richard Lederer has enthralled fans of the English language with his keen insights, commonsense advice, and witty presentation. Now Lederer has teamed up with Richard Dowis to take readers on another journey through the world's most wonderful, albeit perplexing, language. How many times have we all heard the word viable used in company meetings? Lederer and Dowis show us how "viable," somewhere along the line, was extracted from medical books, where it literally means "capable of living," and placed into the business lexicon, where it means...well, who knows? The authors clear up once and for all the confusion between lay and lie and put to rest some common myths about language. The book's finale is a ten-minute writing lesson from which everyone, from rank amateur to seasoned pro, can benefit. These and dozens of other features make this book pure pleasure for language buffs, writers, and teachers. Sleeping Dogs Don't Lay is useful and authoritative as well as fun to read, with humorous touches often popping up where least expected and most needed.

Sleeping Dogs

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Author: Neal Bell
Publisher: Dramatists Play Service Inc
Size: 16.83 MB
Category : Performing Arts
Languages : en
Pages : 44
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by Neal Bell, Sleeping Dogs Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Sleeping Dogs books, THE STORY: The play begins on the roof of a Manhattan office building where Park, a hard-driving (and dishonest) insurance executive, and Sling, his protégé, are discussing the dire trouble Park has gotten them, and the company, into by selling pol

Let Sleeping Dogs Lie

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Author: Simon Chapman
Publisher: Sydney University Press
Size: 70.69 MB
Category : Medical screening
Languages : en
Pages : 134
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by Simon Chapman, Let Sleeping Dogs Lie Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Let Sleeping Dogs Lie books, Few issues have been as divisive as prostate cancer screening. While some prominent Australian urologists are very active in talking up the importance of prostate cancer screening, few Australians would be aware that no government anywhere in the world has a formal policy supporting prostate cancer screening. Nor would they be aware that aside from some professional urological societies, no reputable cancer control or expert prevention agency anywhere in the world currently recommends screening for the disease. Despite this international expert consensus, de facto screening of populations is well under way, being driven by well-meaning advice about the importance of men becoming more informed about their health.Medical science is today unable to predict with any precision which early discovered prostate cancers will turn out to be those that kill, and particularly which will kill men in middle age. The frontline diagnostic tool in efforts to screen for prostate cancer - the PSA test - is a tool which has very poor ability to find problematic cancers. It finds many benign cancers which could have been left alone. The aim of the book is to provide a detailed examination of the main questions that a man should be asking before deciding to get tested for prostate cancer. It will help men to make informed decisions that best fit their circumstances and temperament. Let sleeping dogs lie? is a 'must read' for all men who care about their health, and those who support them.

Sleeping Dogs

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Author: Tony Vanderwarker
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Size: 19.11 MB
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 386
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by Tony Vanderwarker, Sleeping Dogs Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Sleeping Dogs books, The Pentagon has a dirty, little secret they've been keeping quiet for forty years. During the Cold War, a number of live H-bombs were jettisoned and lost around the country as a result of mishaps and mid-air collisions. A disgraced former Pentagon weapons expert, Howie Collyer, who blew the whistle on the unrecovered H-bombs and lost his job as a result, learns from a nurse in a VA hospital that one of her patients has vague recollections of being the pilot on a B-52 plane that jettisoned a nuke. Collyer teams up with the nurse to kidnap the man from the hospital in the hopes he will lead them to it. When the Pentagon learns Collyer is after the bomb, they try to stop him. But they are not alone. An al-Qaeda sleeper cell that has been keeping an eye on Collyer goes into action. A mad scramble ensues with the Pentagon, al-Qaeda, and Collyer all after the nuke. Will the al-Qaeda find it first and immolate half the Eastern Seaboard? Will the Pentagon succeed in putting a lid on their secret? Or will Howie Collyer expose the mess and vindicate himself? Inspired and written under the guidance of master storyteller, John Grisham, the plot of Sleeping Dogs takes amazing twists and turns before ending in an unexpected and spellbinding climax. Skyhorse Publishing, as well as our Arcade, Yucca, and Good Books imprints, are proud to publish a broad range of books for readers interested in fiction—novels, novellas, political and medical thrillers, comedy, satire, historical fiction, romance, erotic and love stories, mystery, classic literature, folklore and mythology, literary classics including Shakespeare, Dumas, Wilde, Cather, and much more. While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home.

Sleeping Dogs

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Author: George Mazzeo
Publisher: iUniverse
Size: 36.44 MB
Category : Business & Economics
Languages : en
Pages : 83
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by George Mazzeo, Sleeping Dogs Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Sleeping Dogs books, Your character is your most valuable professional asset. Your long-term success depends upon it. If you want to enjoy the respect of your clients and co-workers, you must establish that you can be counted on to treat them fairly and honestly. In this case actions really do speak louder than words. Your conscience serves as a watchdog alerting you when you are in danger of an ethical misstep. The problem is that as you incrementally make small concessions to expediency over principle, your watchdog can be lulled to sleep. It’s time to rattle his cage and wake him up! A fast paced mix of theory and case studies, this book will keep you engaged and entertained. You’re sure to recognize yourself and your co-workers in the enlightening and often humorous scenarios.

Sleeping Dogs

Sleeping Dogs PDF
Author: Nigel Pascoe
Publisher: Lulu.com
Size: 60.94 MB
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 122
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by Nigel Pascoe, Sleeping Dogs Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Sleeping Dogs books, Sleeping Dogs is a highly topical play about allegations of historic adult abuse, written by a senior criminal silk. Only this time, the suspect is a serving Judge. Will he or either of his alleged victims get justice?

Sleeping Dogs

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Author: Robert Leslie Bellem
Publisher: eStar Books
Size: 15.39 MB
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages :
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by Robert Leslie Bellem, Sleeping Dogs Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Sleeping Dogs books, Follow Dan Turner, Hollywood’s two-fisted detective, through a murderous tangle of love and intrigue among the film stars.

Sleeping Dogs

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Author: Ed Gorman
Publisher: Macmillan
Size: 76.83 MB
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 256
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by Ed Gorman, Sleeping Dogs Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Sleeping Dogs books, As a seasoned political consultant, Dev Conrad approaches working on the reelection campaign of Illinois Senator Warren Nichols with trepidation. The senator's best friend and adviser has just committed suicide. And though Conrad agrees with Nichols's political positions, he's leery of the senator's reputation for sleeping around. When a major televised debate proves to be a disaster for the senator, Dev is forced to look into the backgrounds of the senator's staff, which includes several people who have tangled and troubled relationships with their boss. Dev's investigation takes him through the highs and lows of the political system, the well-meaning people on both sides of the aisle, and the increasingly dark forces that work to destroy reputations and lives. It also leads him into the frightening murder of a sleazy political op who knows something about Senator Nichols that could completely destroy his career. Ed Gorman is the author of several political thrillers, including the acclaimed The Marilyn Tapes and The First Lady. In Sleeping Dogs, he looks at how money, power, and unchecked ambition have turned election campaigns into modern gladiatorial contests.

Sleeping Dogs

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Author: Elizabeth Ferrars
Publisher: Hachette UK
Size: 12.50 MB
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 224
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by Elizabeth Ferrars, Sleeping Dogs Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Sleeping Dogs books, What happens to a woman after she has been acquitted of murder? Can she ever take up a normal life? And what happens when a journalist sees easy money in ghostwriting her memoirs? What happens when a helpful young woman, checking on the details of the story, gets caught up in the ugly world that surrounds Teresa Swale, legally acquitted - and possibly a victim herself - of murder? 'A consummate professional in clever plotting' Washington Post

Sleeping Dogs

Sleeping Dogs PDF
Author: Kevin M. Hazzard
Publisher: Mercer University Press
Size: 45.88 MB
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 126
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by Kevin M. Hazzard, Sleeping Dogs Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Sleeping Dogs books, Will Lightfoot is leaving. He's packed everything he owns into a box and thrown it all away. Then, after stealing a bag of clothes and a pocketful of money from his roommate, he's boarding a Greyhound bus to Philly. From Maine to Philly to the Poconos to Charleston and, finally, to Atlanta, Will is in search of fulfillment against the often empty promises of a nine-to-five existence and the so-called American Dream. Will winds his way south until he hits Charleston - an apparent paradise. It's here that he meets people just like him - young and energetic, intelligent and listless - particularly the irrepressible Harry. But after a summer of watching the waves and making drinks in the alien South, Will can no longer pretend that he's found what he's looking for. When he receives a letter from his sister Penny inviting him to live with her in Atlanta, Will's dissatisfaction drives him to accept, with Harry in tow, and soon the pair take up writing restaurant reviews and carousing. Harry's uncompromising view of life and writing, his belief in working toward one's principles, fuels his work on a novel and Will's admiration. Harry, it seems, has found contentment.

Sleeping Dogs The Awakening

Sleeping Dogs  The Awakening PDF
Author: John Wayne Falbey
Publisher: The Falbey Group, LLC
Size: 15.49 MB
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 346
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Sleeping Dogs The Awakening

by John Wayne Falbey, Sleeping Dogs The Awakening Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Sleeping Dogs The Awakening books, Before its collapse, the USSR created an apparatus of moles and agents and used them to infiltrate and gain control of unions, academia, entertainment, and the news media. By succeeding to the USSR’s efforts, a group of international financiers (the Alliance for Global Unity or AGU) gained control of one of America’s two political parties. Their goal is to destroy the West, principally America, and create a one-world government in which they control all things financial. They now control Congress and the White House, with the Supreme Court basically divided. AGU’s handpicked president is up for reelection, but he has become dazzled by his own “rock star” status, and no longer follows orders. The control group determines that he must be assassinated so a new, more compliant candidate can be elected. The killing is to take place as the president delivers a Labor Day speech on the steps of the Capitol Building, but it must look as if the opposition party has done it. In keeping with today’s polarized environment, a group of patriots from the military, intelligence, and industrial communities (the Society of Adam Smith or SAS) has formed in opposition to AGU. Two decades earlier, its leaders were part of a government team that trained a group of unique individuals code-named the Sleeping Dogs to become the deadliest hunter-killer black ops team ever. They were used on the most clandestine missions to neutralize America’s most dangerous enemies. In an effort to stop AGU’s assassination plans, SAS has reunited the Dogs. Not only must the Dogs survive treachery and plot twists to foil the assassination attempt, they also must cripple AGU by bringing down the billionaire arbitrager who distributes funds in support of their sinister plans.

Sleeping Dogs Lie

Sleeping Dogs Lie PDF
Author: P Bodi
Publisher: 99 Cent Press
Size: 67.46 MB
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 80
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by P Bodi, Sleeping Dogs Lie Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Sleeping Dogs Lie books, This book is a clean cozy mystery short story that does not contain foul language, sexual situations, witches, or paranormal events. The annual Peach City Pet Fest is just a few days away. Humane Society of Peach City will bring all the adoptable pets and try to find them a forever home. Cindy's new boyfriend will be showing a dog in one of the entertainment events. Could attending Pet Fest result in murder?