The Mansion A Jack Nightingale Short Story

Author: Stephen Leather
Publisher:
ISBN: 1370137486
Release Date: 2017
Genre:

Supernatural detective Jack Nightingale is sent to investigate a haunted house, but soon discovers that it isn't just a ghost causing mayhem. The Mansion is a fast-paced supernatural story about 10,000 words long.Stephen Leather is one of the UK's most successful thriller writers, an ebook and Sunday Times bestseller and author of the critically acclaimed Dan "Spider' Shepherd series and the Jack Nightingale supernatural detective novels. Before becoming a novelist he was a journalist for more than ten years on newspapers such as The Times, the Daily Mirror, the Glasgow Herald, the Daily Mail and the South China Morning Post in Hong Kong. He is one of the country's most successful ebook authors and his ebooks have topped the Amazon Kindle charts in the UK and the US. In 2011 alone he sold more than 500,000 eBooks and was voted by The Bookseller magazine as one of the 100 most influential people in the UK publishing world. Born in Manchester, he began writing full time in 1992. His bestsellers have been translated into fifteen languages. He has also written for television shows such as London's Burning, The Knock and the BBC's Murder in Mind series and two of his books, The Stretch and The Bombmaker, were filmed for TV.

The House On Gable Street A Jack Nightingale Short Story

Author: Stephen Leather
Publisher:
ISBN: 1370097662
Release Date: 2018
Genre:

Jack Nightingale is called in to investigate spooky goings-on in a rock star's mansion. The House On Gable Street is a fast-paced supernatural story about 30,000 words long, almost a novella.Stephen Leather is one of the UK's most successful thriller writers, an ebook and Sunday Times bestseller and author of the critically acclaimed Dan "Spider' Shepherd series and the Jack Nightingale supernatural detective novels. Before becoming a novelist he was a journalist for more than ten years on newspapers such as The Times, the Daily Mirror, the Glasgow Herald, the Daily Mail and the South China Morning Post in Hong Kong. He is one of the country's most successful ebook authors and his ebooks have topped the Amazon Kindle charts in the UK and the US. In 2011 alone he sold more than 500,000 eBooks and was voted by The Bookseller magazine as one of the 100 most influential people in the UK publishing world. Born in Manchester, he began writing full time in 1992. His bestsellers have been translated into fifteen languages. He has also written for television shows such as London's Burning, The Knock and the BBC's Murder in Mind series and two of his books, The Stretch and The Bombmaker, were filmed for TV. His book The Chinaman was filmed as The Foreigner starring Jackie Chan and Pierce Brosnan.

Nightingale 2 a Short Story Collection

Author: Stephen Leather
Publisher:
ISBN: 1980876436
Release Date: 2018-04-20
Genre:

The second book of short stories featuring supernatural detective Jack Nightingale, who fights his battles in the shadows, in the grey areas where demons and monsters seek their prey, where one mistake can cost him his life, or worse.In this collection of nine short stories, Nightingale matches wits against haunted houses, serial killers back from the dead, disturbed spirits, demon dolls and monsters from Hell.The stories are - Knock Knock, Watery Grave, The Cards, Possession, Claws, The Asylum, The Doll, The Mansion, and Wrong Turn.PRAISE FOR THE JACK NIGHTINGALE SERIES'A wicked read' Anthony Horowitz'Another great thriller from Stephen Leather but this time with a devilish twist!' James Herbert'Written with panache, and a fine ear for dialogue, Leather manages the collision between the real and the occult with exceptional skill' Daily Mail'A stunning masterclass in darkness from a ferocious talent who excels in putting the devil in the details' Daily Record

Cursed ebook

Author: Stephen Leather
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781444755022
Release Date: 2011-12-20
Genre: Fiction

An exciting short story, part of the Jack Nightingale series by bestselling author Stephen Leather - thrillers with an occult twist. Jack Nightingale - lives in the shadows, fights in the dark. Ex-cop turned private eye Jack Nightingale is used to dealing with tricky situations. He's faced down the powers of hell a couple of times, too. In this new short story, he's called in to help a policeman who's lying at death's door. The doctors can't work out what's wrong. But the dying man's colleagues swear blind that he was cursed by a gypsy during the Dale Farm clearance. And Nightingale could be his only hope. Jack Nightingale is the hero of Stephen Leather's supernatural detective novels. There are five books in the critically acclaimed series: NIGHTFALL, MIDNIGHT, NIGHTMARE, NIGHTSHADE and LASTNIGHT.

The Cards

Author: Stephen Leather
Publisher:
ISBN: 1370972644
Release Date: 2017
Genre:

Fortune telling can be a hit and miss business at the best of times, but when a mysterious set of Tarot cards starts to change the future and not predict it, Jack Nightingale is called in to investigate. He soon realises that there is more to the cards than meets the eye and that his own future is looking very bleak indeed. The Cards is a fast-paced supernatural story of 10,000 words. Jack Nightingale appears in the full-length novels Nightfall, Midnight, Nightmare, Nightshade, Lastnight, San Francisco Night and New York Night. He also appears in several short stories including Blood Bath, Cursed, Still Bleeding, Tracks, My Name Is Lydia, The Creeper, The Undead, The Asylum, The Mansion and Wrong Turn. The Jack Nightingale time line is complex, this story is set between Midnight and Nightshade. Jack Nightingale has his own website at www.jacknightingale.comStephen Leather is one of the UK's most successful thriller writers, an ebook and Sunday Times bestseller and author of the critically acclaimed Dan "Spider' Shepherd series and the Jack Nightingale supernatural detective novels. Before becoming a novelist he was a journalist for more than ten years on newspapers such as The Times, the Daily Mirror, the Glasgow Herald, the Daily Mail and the South China Morning Post in Hong Kong. He is one of the country's most successful ebook authors and his ebooks have topped the Amazon Kindle charts in the UK and the US. In 2011 alone he sold more than 500,000 eBooks and was voted by The Bookseller magazine as one of the 100 most influential people in the UK publishing world. Born in Manchester, he began writing full time in 1992. His bestsellers have been translated into fifteen languages. He has also written for television shows such as London's Burning, The Knock and the BBC's Murder in Mind series and two of his books, The Stretch and The Bombmaker, were filmed for TV.

Brut des Teufels

Author: Stephen Leather
Publisher: Blanvalet Taschenbuch Verlag
ISBN: 9783641084202
Release Date: 2012-10-16
Genre: Fiction

Jack Nightingale muss eine Seele retten – die seiner eigenen Schwester. Doch er hat sie seit dem Tag ihrer Geburt nicht mehr gesehen, und jeder, mit dem Jack über seine Schwester spricht, stirbt eines qualvollen Todes. Jack wird klar, dass jemand – oder etwas – entschlossen ist, sich ihm in den Weg zu stellen. Also muss er alles aufbieten, was er einst als Verhandlungsführer bei der Polizei gelernt hat. Doch jede Verhandlung mit den Mächten der Dunkelheit hat ihren Preis. Und Jack muss sich fragen: Ist es jede Seele wert, dass man sie rettet?

Das Gespenst von Canterville

Author: Oscar Wilde
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
ISBN: 9783843029131
Release Date: 2015-02-19
Genre: Political Science

Oscar Wilde: Das Gespenst von Canterville The Canterville Ghost. Erstdruck in »The Court and Society Review«, London, 1887. Hier in der deutschen Übersetzung von Franz Blei, Insel-Verlag, Leipzig, 1926. Vollständige Neuausgabe mit einer Biographie des Autors. Herausgegeben von Karl-Maria Guth. Berlin 2015. Umschlaggestaltung von Thomas Schultz-Overhage unter Verwendung des Bildes: Frederick Henry Townsend, Das Gespenst von Canterville, 1887. Gesetzt aus Minion Pro, 11 pt.

Die Fl sse von London

Author: Ben Aaronovitch
Publisher: Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag
ISBN: 9783423414937
Release Date: 2012-03-01
Genre: Fiction

»Können Sie beweisen, dass Sie tot sind?« Peter Grant ist Police Constable in London mit einer ausgeprägten Begabung fürs Magische. Was seinen Vorgesetzten nicht entgeht. Auftritt Thomas Nightingale, Polizeiinspektor und außerdem der letzte Zauberer Englands. Er wird Peter in den Grundlagen der Magie ausbilden. Ein Mord in Covent Garden führt den frischgebackenen Zauberlehrling Peter auf die Spur eines Schauspielers, der vor 200 Jahren an dieser Stelle den Tod fand. »Mein Name ist Peter Grant. Ich bin seit Neuestem Police Constable und Zauberlehrling, der erste seit fünfzig Jahren. Mein Leben ist dadurch um einiges komplizierter geworden. Jetzt muss ich mich mit einem Nest von Vampiren in Purley herumschlagen, einen Waffenstillstand zwischen Themsegott und Themsegöttin herbeiführen, Leichen in Covent Garden ausgraben. Ziemlich anstrengend, kann ich Ihnen sagen – und der Papierkram!«

Spider s Web

Author: Stephen Leather
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781444780987
Release Date: 2013-06-06
Genre: Fiction

Three all-action short stories, including two brand new Spider Shepherd adventures. The collection also includes an extract from the tenth Spider Shepherd thriller, TRUE COLOURS, out 18 July 2013. One of the new Spider Shepherd short stories, Hard Evidence: When Dan 'Spider' Shepherd wakes up alone in a bricked basement room, chained by the wrists to a cast-iron ceiling pipe with a throbbing pain in his skull, he knows he has a big problem. He has no idea how he got there. He has no idea who put him there. He has no idea of his fate. And he has no idea how he is going to escape . . .

Nightfall

Author: Stephen Leather
Publisher: 47 North
ISBN: 1612182291
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Fiction

"You're going to hell, Jack Nightingale": They are words that ended his police career. Now Jack's a struggling private detective--and the chilling words come back to haunt him. Nightingale's life is turned upside down the day that he inherits a mansion from a man who claims to be his father. It comes with a warning that Nightingale's soul was sold at birth and a devil will come to claim it on his 33rd birthday--just three weeks away. Jack doesn't believe in Hell, but when people close to him start to die horribly, he is led to the inescapable conclusion that real evil may be at work. And that if he doesn't find a way out he'll be damned in hell for eternity.

Der Stalker

Author: Tania Carver
Publisher: Ullstein eBooks
ISBN: 9783843700757
Release Date: 2011-08-12
Genre: Fiction

Suzanne Perry träumt, jemand ist in ihrem Schlafzimmer und berührt sie. Morgens steckt am Fenster ein Polaroid, von ihr selbst, schlafend im Bett. Unter dem Foto stehen die Worte: „Ich wache über Dich”. Suzanne ist geschockt. Ihr nächtlicher Besucher drängt sich immer mehr in ihr Leben, Angst wird ihr ständiger Begleiter, doch die Polizei findet keine Spur. Dann beginnt eine Mordserie an jungen Frauen. Suzanne wird in ihrer Wohnung überfallen und verschleppt. Polizei-Profilerin Marina glaubt nicht an einen Serientäter. Sie beginnt zu ermitteln. Und begegnet ihren eigenen Ängsten.

Verderben

Author: Bentley Little
Publisher: BASTEI LÜBBE
ISBN: 9783838710686
Release Date: 2011-11-25
Genre: Fiction

In einer Kleinstadt eröffnet ein neues Geschäft. Der Besitzer erfüllt die verwegensten Wünsche. Doch mit jedem Kauf vermachen die Kunden einen Teil seiner Seele an ihn. Als er die ersten Gefallen einfordert, schleichen sich kleine Gehässigkeiten in den Alltag der Bewohner. Und dann geschieht der erste Mord...

Das verlorene Medaillon

Author: Ellen Marie Wiseman
Publisher: Piper ebooks
ISBN: 9783492974929
Release Date: 2017-02-01
Genre: Fiction

Angesichts des Elends, das in der Bergarbeiterstadt Coal River herrscht, ist Emma Malloy fassungslos. Selbst Waise, geht ihr besonders das Schicksal der Kinder zu Herzen, die halb verhungert und unter Lebensgefahr in den Kohlenminen schuften müssen. Gegen den Willen ihrer wohlhabenden Verwandten, bei denen Emma seit dem Tod ihrer Eltern lebt, verteilt sie heimlich Nahrungsmittel an die Ärmsten und bringt den Kindern Lesen und Schreiben bei. Eines Tages trifft sie dabei auf den Arbeiter Clayton Nash, der sie vor der Kohlekompanie warnt, denn die duldet keine Einmischung ...

Anna in der Wand

Author: Patrice Kindl
Publisher:
ISBN: 3423705965
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Mädchen - Schüchternheit - Versteck - Jugendbuch