By Stuart Woods
The awesome new mystery from no 1 New York Times-bestselling writer Stuart Woods.
Stone Barrington isn’t one to show away within the face of possibility, so while he witnesses a difficult scenario underway, he jumps in to lend a hand. He by no means anticipated, even though, that this prefer could bring about a collectively important enterprise care for a famous gentleman who calls for the ever-discreet prone of Woodman & Weld.
yet within the ruthless company global no reliable deed is going unpunished, and Stone quickly reveals himself the objective of a ragtag crew of felony toughs who don’t take pleasure in his interference of their dealings. From the remoted panorama of Maine to the white sand shorelines of Key West, the path of deception, robbery, and homicide will bring about a dangerous disagreement.
By Dean Koontz
#1 NEW YORK instances BESTSELLER
just a handful of fictional characters are well-known by means of first identify by myself. Dean Koontz’s atypical Thomas is one such literary hero, who has come alive in readers’ imaginations as he explores the best mysteries of this international and the following along with his inimitable wit, middle, and quiet gallantry. Now Koontz follows ordinary as he's drawn onward, to a future he can't think. Haunted via goals of an all-encompassing purple tide, extraordinary is pulled inexorably to the ocean, to a small California coastal city the place not anything is because it turns out.
By John Sandford
The number 1 New York Times bestselling sequence. Lucas Davenport is going on a city-to-city look for a extraordinary ritualistic killer.
"Ice-pick chills...a double-pumped roundhouse of a thriller." —Kirkus Reviews
By Simon Beckett
“I took the cranium from its facts bag and lightly set it at the stainless-steel desk. ‘Tell me who you're. . . .’ ” With this silent plea, forensic specialist Dr. David Hunter ignites a harrowing homicide research on a windswept Scottish island, and a story of threat, sexuality, and revenge unravels—along with the chilling message killer has…
Dr. David Hunter may be in London with the lady he loves and a earlier he can’t particularly shake off. in its place, as a choose to a beleaguered cop, Hunter travels to a distant island within the Outer Hebrides to examine a baffling set of is still. A forensic anthropologist, he has visible our bodies destroyed by means of all types of violence, yet even he's shocked at what he reveals: human is still burned past recognition—all in the confines of an in a different way undamaged, unoccupied cottage. neighborhood police are looking to rule the demise unintended. yet Hunter’s exam of the victim’s charred cranium tells him that this lady, doubtless a stranger to the close-knit island of Runa, was once murdered by means of anyone nearby.
Within days, extra individuals are useless by way of hearth. Hunter’s task is to coax the lifeless into telling their stories—but now that he’s starting to listen them, he's staggered via the reality. operating with simply the barest of clues, he peels again the layers of mysteries prior and current, exposing the tangle of secrets and techniques on the middle of this unusual community—from the deceptions of a filthy rich couple to the bitterness of an ex-cop and the secrets and techniques of a lonely unmarried mother—as a story of rage and perversion comes complete circle…then explodes in a sequence of violent acts and surprising twists.
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By A. S. A. Harrison
Soon to be an immense movie starring Nicole Kidman, lovers of The lady at the Train and Gone Girl will love The Silent Wife
"I wolfed it down in a single sitting." – Anne Lamott, People
Jodi and Todd are at a foul position of their marriage. a lot is at stake, together with the prosperous existence they lead of their attractive waterfront apartment in Chicago, as she, the killer, and he, the sufferer, rush haplessly towards the most occasion. he's a dedicated cheater. She lives and breathes denial. He exists in twin worlds. She loves to settle ratings. He makes a decision to play for retains. She has not anything left to lose. instructed in alternating voices, The Silent spouse is a few marriage within the throes of dissolution, a pair headed for disaster, concessions that can’t be made, and gives you that won’t be saved. Expertly plotted and akin to Gone Girl and These issues Hidden, The Silent Wife ensnares the reader from web page one and doesn't allow go.
By Eric Van Lustbader
Bourne publication #9
Bourne's enemies are accumulating strength. Severus Domna, a mystery and historical cabal, has referred to as forth its participants from all over the world, with one aim: to conquer the final individual able to destroying their bid to de-stabilize the realm financial system - Jason Bourne. yet how can they almost certainly be successful the place such a lot of others have failed? by way of turning Bourne's so much depended on good friend into his maximum - and most threatening - enemy. Boris Karpov has reached the head of his profession. He has taken over the most strong safety companies on the earth - yet at a cost. Karpov agreed to a devil's pact with the previous head, and now he has to carry. yet it's a ways worse than whatever Karpov can have imagined - he needs to kill his oldest buddy, Jason Bourne. Now Bourne unearths himself in a global the place pal and foe cross hand-in-hand. Bourne's trip will lead him down a direction of brutal homicide and destruction - one from which there's no escape...
By Jodi Picoult
An wonderful novel approximately redemption and forgiveness from the “amazingly gifted author” (Huffington Post) and number one New York occasions bestselling writer Jodi Picoult.
Some tales reside endlessly . . .
Sage Singer is a baker. She works during the evening, getting ready the day’s breads and pastries, attempting to break out a truth of loneliness, undesirable thoughts, and the shadow of her mother’s loss of life. whilst Josef Weber, an aged guy in Sage’s grief help team, starts preventing by way of the bakery, they strike up an not going friendship. regardless of their modifications, they see in one another the hidden scars that others can’t.
every little thing alterations at the day that Josef confesses a long-buried and shameful mystery and asks Sage for a unprecedented desire. If she says definite, she faces not just ethical repercussions, yet in all likelihood criminal ones to boot. With the integrity of the nearest good friend she’s ever had clouded, Sage starts to query the assumptions and expectancies she’s made approximately her existence and her family members. during this searingly sincere novel, Jodi Picoult gracefully explores the lengths to which we are going to move which will continue the previous from dictating the longer term.
By Richard Blake
The 3rd ebook of the DEATH OF ROME SAGA, ideal for readers of Ben Kane and Simon Scarrow.
Aelric of britain has turn into the Lord Senator Alaric and the relied on Legate of the Emperor Heraclius. he is now in Alexandria, to ship Egypt's harvest to Constantinople, and to strength the unwilling Viceroy to provide land to the peasants. however the urban, with its factions and conspirators - thwarts him at each flip. And whilst an previous enemy from Constantinople arrives, supposedly on a quest for a spiritual relic that can flip the process the Persian warfare, the consequent chaos could be sufficient to tear Egypt - and Aelric - aside.
By Laura Lippman
“One of the easiest novelists round, period.”
“Lippman has enriched literature as a whole.
One of the main acclaimed novelists in the US at the present time, Laura Lippman has drastically accelerated the limits of puzzle fiction and mental suspense together with her Tess Monaghan p.i. sequence and her New York Times bestselling standalone novels (What the useless comprehend, existence Sentences, I’d recognize You Anywhere, etc.). With The most deadly Thing, the a number of award profitable author—recipient of the Anthony, Edgar®, Shamus, and Agatha Awards, to call yet a few—once back demonstrates how storytelling is finished to perfection. Set once more within the well-wrought environs of Lippman’s liked Baltimore, it's the shadowy story of a bunch of onetime associates compelled to confront a gloomy earlier they’ve each one attempted to bury following the demise of 1 in their quantity. wealthy within the compassion and perception into improper human nature that has turn into a Lippman trademark whereas telling a fully gripping tale, The most deadly Thing should not restrained by means of style regulations, achieving out as an alternative to captive a large, assorted viewers, from Harlan Coben and Kate Atkinson enthusiasts to readers of Jodi Picoult and Kathryn Stockett.
A Groundbreaking new mystery by way of the previous Commander of certain department who rose to a place co-ordinating the entire mystery prone in London. it is a landmark debut novel in case you like insider fiction within the mold of Stella Rimington. Agent of the nation is stuffed with the type of real aspect just a guy within the understand will be capable of inform. A suspected terrorist is frisked for explosives at the Embankment. Operators do that so skilfully he continues to be thoroughly unaware...In New Scotland backyard a brand new model of supervisor fails to house escalating threats - 'aggressive indecision' is what Detective leader Inspector John Kerr calls it...He discovers that cocaine-fuelled intercourse events in Knightsbridge are pulling in businessmen, Russian diplomats and senior contributors of the British government...When Kerr's investigations are blocked via his bosses in Scotland backyard, he comes to a decision to move it on my own and starts to reveal a cover-up that extends to all degrees of the British institution. Agent of the country is the 1st novel through Roger Pearce, a former distinctive department officer at New Scotland backyard who rose to develop into its Commander and a key participant in Whitehall's intelligence community. it's an real account of ways the British intelligence prone paintings in any respect degrees and of the hypocrisy of the British institution. 'Vividly written and providing a glimpse of what counter-terrorism appears like, it is a hugely promising commence from a author who may well good have a tremendous future.' day-by-day Mail 'It's a tribute to Roger Pearce's skill that the plot by no means turns into impenetrable and there is an uncomfortable authenticity as real-life operations are referenced...a breathless, hurtling page-turner.' monetary instances