Der Sattel ist das wichtigste Bindeglied zwischen Pferd und Reiter und nicht selten Schuld, wenn es beim Reiten Probleme gibt. Sattlermeister Jochen Schleese zeigt mit vielen Fotos und detaillierten Zeichnungen, worauf es bei der Sattelanpassung ankommt und warum Frauen andere Sättel brauchen als Männer. So lernen Reiterinnen und Reiter, einen guten Sattler zu erkennen und selbst zu beurteilen, ob der eigene Sattel (noch) der richtige ist.
The fourth book in Chris Ryan´s Extreme series. The Chris Ryan Extreme books take you even further into the heart of the mission with more extreme action, more extreme language and more extreme pace. Like Call of Duty or Medal of Honour you´ll feel part of the team. Chris Ryan Extreme: Silent Kill has previously been published as four separate shorter missions. Now in one book to keep you at the heart of the action. Northern Ireland, 1993. For high-flying MI5 officer Avery Chance the real war has only just begun. When Chance is abducted by the IRA´s notorious Nutting Squad, her hopes lie in the hands of a young SAS recruit who must risk everything to bring her home. Twenty years after his act of self-sacrifice in Belfast ex-SAS legend John Bald is a scarred shadow of his former self. But when a face from the past appears and rescues him from deep trouble, Bald is offered one last shot at redemption. His target is Kurt Pretorius, a ruthless mercenary operating deep in the wilds of war-ravaged Somali. In a world where rogue mercenaries operate beyond the reach of the law, Kurt Pretorius has transformed himself into a god. It is up to Bald to stop Pretorius before he turns Somalia into a terrorist haven. But Bald quickly finds himself sucked into a twisted game of survival, where the stakes could not be higher - and the price of failure is his life... With time running out, Bald must kill Pretorius before he brings down everyone around him. It´s a mission Bald was born to do. Because sometimes, the only way to beat your deadliest enemy...is to be like your deadliest enemy.
The new heart-stopping Rizzoli & Isles bestseller. In the murky shadows of an alley in Boston´s Chinatown a hand has been discovered. On the rooftop above lies a woman´s severed head. Two strands of silver hair - not human - cling to the body that lies nearby. These are Detective Jane Rizzoli´s only clues, but they are enough for her and Dr Maura Isles to make a startling discovery: that this violent death had a chilling prequel. It soon becomes clear than an ancient evil is stirring in Chinatown: an evil that has killed before, and will kill again...
Even the darkest secrets can´t stay buried forever... Five figures gather round a shallow grave. They had all taken turns to dig. An adult-sized hole would have taken longer. An innocent life had been taken but the pact had been made. Their secrets would be buried, bound in blood . . Years later, a headmistress is found brutally strangled, the first in a spate of gruesome murders which shock the Black Country. But when human remains are discovered at a former children´s home, disturbing secrets are also unearthed. D.I. Kim Stone fast realises she´s on the hunt for a twisted individual whose killing spree spans decades. As the body count rises, Kim needs to stop the murderer before they strike again. But to catch the killer, can Kim confront the demons of her own past before it´s too late? Fans of Rachel Abbott, Val McDermid and Mark Billingham will be gripped by this exceptional new voice in British crime fiction.
The latest novel from internationally bestselling authors, Hjorth & Rosenfeldt, creators of hit television shows, Wallander, The Bridge and ITV´s Marcella. An idyllic white, two-storey, beautiful house in Sweden. Inside, a family has been brutally murdered - mother, father and two young children all shot in broad daylight. And the killer has got away. Sebastian Bergman has been brought in to solve the crime, but with no credible suspects, he is at a dead end. Until he discovers that there was a witness to the crime. A young girl who saw it all happen, and she has fled, in fear for her life. Bergman has to track the young girl down before it´s too late. But the killer is chasing her too - and he is determined to finish what he started.
Only from New York Times bestselling author Deanna Raybourn, go back to where it all began with the original Lady Julia Grey historical mystery series. ´´Let the wicked be ashamed, and let them be silent in the grave.” These ominous words are the last threat that Sir Edward Grey receives from his killer. Before he can show them to Nicholas Brisbane, the private inquiry agent he has retained for his protection, he collapses and dies at his London home, in the presence of his wife, Julia, and a roomful of dinner guests. Prepared to accept that Edward´s death was due to a long-standing physical infirmity, Julia is outraged when Brisbane visits and suggests that her husband was murdered. It is a reaction she comes to regret when she discovers damning evidence for herself, and realizes the truth. Determined to bring the murderer to justice, Julia engages the enigmatic Brisbane to help her investigate Edward´s demise. Dismissing his warnings that the investigation will be difficult, if not impossible, Julia presses forward, following a trail of clues that lead her to even more unpleasant truths, and ever closer to a killer who waits expectantly for her arrival. Originally published in 2007
Morse had never ceased to wonder why, with the staggering advances in medical science, all pronouncements concerning times of death seemed so disconcertingly vague. The newly appointed member of the Oxford Examinations Syndicate was deaf, provincial and gifted. Now he is dead . . . And his murder, in his North Oxford home, proves to be the start of a formidably labyrinthine case for Chief Inspector Morse, as he tries to track down the killer through the insular world of the Oxford Colleges . . . ´Morse´s status is reinforced by an ending that no ordinary mortal could possibly have unravelled´ Financial Times ´Dexter has created a giant among fictional detectives´ The Times
A Lucas Davenport thriller by internationally bestselling novelist John Sandford Nestled in a cabin in the woods, Lucas Davenport´s life is free from conflict - and it´s making him restless. Until, that is, former flame Lily Rothenberg summons him to New York to help track down a murderer who has escaped from custody, a murderer Lucas knows only too well: the unhinged serial killer Mike Bekker. Lucas knows he should have killed Bekker when he had the chance. Now he has a second opportunity . . . and he won´t hesitate again. ***READERS LOVE THE PREY SERIES*** ´John Sandford knows all there is to know about detonating the gut-level shocks of a good thriller´ The New York Times Book Review ´The best Lucas Davenport story so far. The man has a fine touch for outlaws´ Stephen King on Golden Prey ´Sandford´s trademark blend of rough humor and deadly action keeps the pages turning until the smile-inducing wrap-up, which reveals the fates of a number of his quirky, memorable characters´ Publishers Weekly on Golden Prey ´It appears there is no limit to John Sandford´s ability to keep new breath and blood flowing into his Lucas Davenport series. This is a series you must be reading if you are not already´ Bookreporter.com ´Sandford has always been at the top of any list of great mystery writers. His writing and the appeal of his lead character are as fresh as ever´ The Huffington Post ´Sandford is consistently brilliant´ Cleveland Plain Dealer