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An exceptional vacation present for secret lovers, this new brief tale selection of over thirty Christmas stories of crime includes contributions from the superior writers of the style: Patricia Moyes, John D. MacDonald, Rex Stout, Julian Symons, Georges Simenon, Margery Allingham, Lawrence Block, John Mortimer and so on. those vacation stories with a murderous twist comprise suspicious Santa's helpers; a Christmas competition participant who assumes the function of a killer; and evil elves with malicious intentions. watch out for striking mistletoe and filled stockings this season, as you have fun a creepy Christmas with Murder such a lot Merry.

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I didn’t. It was the only thing there. ” Somehow, Jacob doubted that. But he kept his counsel. Clearly, this chance meeting was turning into something much more complex. “Jacob, what was that thing? I mean, was it real? Wait. Don’t answer that. Of course it was real. But how? Was it some sort of experiment gone bad? ” “That... ” Jacob hesitated, sighing once. ” CHAPTER TWO Jacob paced his parlor, tunneling the fingers of both hands through hair that already wore deep impressions from previous passes.

I am the one who should be worried about you. ” “I don’t know. ” She opened her hand, realizing she still had the rusty rod clutched tightly within it. It was covered in a goo she didn’t think she wanted to identify. She held it toward Jacob, but he jerked back away from her as if she were going to set him on fire. He grasped her wrist, turned it away from himself, and gave it a little shake until the offensive rod clattered to the ground. “Iron,” he said, his quiet tone clearly bemused. ” “I didn’t.

This man was honestly beautiful. His facial features were so very elegant, taking the term noble to the extreme. Dark brows winged up over dark eyes, both of indeterminate color in the shadows of the night. So dramatic, but then so belied by the ridiculous childlike length of lush lashes. His magnificent eyes were lit with a soft, smoldering light of amusement as his sensual mouth was lifting up at the corner in a smile she could only call sinful. “How did you... but that’s... ” she spluttered, her hands opening and closing reflexively on his lapels.

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