By Attica Locke
Attica Locke—a author and manufacturer of FOX’s Empire—delivers an engrossing, advanced, and cinematic mystery approximately crime and racial justice
Los Angeles Times Book Prize Finalist (Mystery/Thriller)
Edgar Award Nominee (Best First Novel)
The Orange Prize for Fiction (Shortlist)
“A near-perfect stability of trenchant social observation, wealthy characterizations, and action-oriented plot.... Attica Locke [is] a author clever past her years.” — Los Angeles Times
“Atmospheric… deeply nuanced... reminiscent of George Pelecanos or Dennis Lehane.... sophisticated and compelling.” — New York Times
By Leslie Meier
With 3 childrens underfoot, a fourth at the manner, and an oppressive warmth wave bearing down, homemaker Lucy Stone is hardly ever having fun with an idyllic summer time. yet her preoccupation with swelling ankles, Bavarian creme doughnut cravings, and stitching never-ending sequins on ballet recital tutus supplies technique to dread while Lucy learns that her waistline is not the in simple terms factor that is lately vanished from Tinker's Cove. . .
The unusual disappearance of a retired dance teacher has the tiny coastal city in a tizzy that turns to terror whilst a notoriously cantankerous shopkeeper is slain correct on major road. Now Lucy's as much as her bulging abdominal in neighborhood suspects and pink herrings. Eluded by way of a cold-blooded killer, together with her due-date looming and the thermometer hovering, Lucy figures whatever has to wreck quickly. hopefully, it will not be her water. . .
"A stable mystery."--San Francisco Chronicle
"A brilliant and intelligently developed plot."--Cape Cod Times
"Lucy Stone is an endearing sleuth." -Dorothy Cannell
By Jeff Shelby
This can be the 1st publication within the Joe Tyler series.
If somebody took your baby, how quickly could you cease trying to find her? If a person accused your ally of a negative crime, whilst may you cease protecting him?
Seven years after Joe Tyler’s daughter Elizabeth was once kidnapped, he hasn’t stopped trying to find solutions, and he hasn’t forgotten the pal who stood through him as he misplaced his spouse, his domestic, and his profession in his seek. Now he’s been introduced again to San Diego by way of the scoop that this pal has been arrested for beating up a teenage girl—a woman no longer a lot older than Elizabeth will be now.
Joe is confident Chuck Winslow is blameless, yet Chuck is in a coma and can’t clarify what occurred. And the extra Joe hears approximately what Chuck’s been as much as within the years he’s been long past, the fewer Joe acknowledges his previous pal. to determine the reality, he'll need to face his ex-wife, his former bosses, and a fatherland choked with wealth, lies, and illicit privilege. whilst Chuck’s accuser is going lacking, Joe needs to make a decision the place his loyalties actually lie.
Jeff Shelby is the best-selling writer of The Noah Braddock sequence (Killer Swell, depraved holiday and Liquid Smoke) and has been in comparison by way of reviewers to Harlan Coben and Robert Crais. In Thread of wish, he grants a gut-wrenching story of painful secrets and techniques or even extra devastating truths in addition to an exploration of ways a unmarried thread of desire can retain one guy going.
By Pascual Pérez y Rodríguez
En La urna sangrienta el terror que procede del mundo físico se intensifica gracias al horror que emana del protagonista de l. a. historia. Ambrosio, señor del castillo de Scianella, es un personaje de siniestra naturaleza y de maldad sin límite.
Un personaje complejo en el que se materializa un vínculo directo con el mal y el demonio y, al mismo tiempo, un deseo de volver los angeles mirada a Dios. El terror que evoca su presencia y que se desprende de sus actuaciones es abrumador. Es un ser perturbado e inquietante con un destino marcado desde su nacimiento y con un objetivo fijo. Ambrosio es capaz de las atrocidades más inimaginables para conseguir su fin: seducir a l. a. bella e inocente Mandina. Además, un poor secreto se esconde en el castillo, en el que muertes, desapariciones, crímenes espantosos y una buena serie de acontecimientos sobrenaturales se suceden sin aparente fin, siempre vinculados al panteón y a una extraña urna de l. a. que mana sangre...
By Scott Sigler
From the acclaimed writer of Infected comes an epic and exhilarating tale of humanity’s mystery conflict opposed to a awful enemy.
Across the USA, a mysterious pathogen transforms usual humans into raging killers, psychopaths pushed through a terrifying, alien time table. The human race fights again, but after each conflict the sickness responds, adapts, utilizing subtle suggestions and exceptional ruses to idiot its pursuers. the one attainable rationalization: the epidemic is pushed no longer by way of evolution yet via a few malevolent intelligence.
Standing in contrast incredible risk is a small team, assembled below the strictest secrecy. Their top weapon is hulking former soccer megastar Perry Dawsey, left psychologically shattered through his personal struggles with this negative enemy, who possesses an unexplainable skill to find the disease’s hosts. Violent and unpredictable, Perry is either the nation’s most sensible wish and a terrifying legal responsibility. Hardened CIA veteran Dew Phillips needs to one way or the other forge a reference to him if they’re going to face an opportunity by contrast maddeningly adaptable opponent. along them is Margaret Montoya, an excellent epidemiologist who fights for a remedy while she reels below the load of unending horrors.
These 3 and their workforce have stored humanity within the online game, yet that’s now not more than enough anymore, no longer whilst the sickness turns contagious, triggering a quick countdown to Armageddon. in the meantime, different enemies sign up for the conflict, and a brand new possibility — person who comes from a such a lot unforeseen resource — could finally turn out the main risky of all.
Catapulting the reader right into a global the place humanity’s lifestyles span is measured in hours and the president’s finger hovers over the nuclear button, emerging big name Scott Sigler takes us on a panoramic, hyper-adrenalized journey jam-packed with terror and jaw-dropping motion. Contagious is a very grand paintings of suspense, technology, and horror from a brand new master.
From the Hardcover edition.
By Stephen King
Now on hand for the 1st time in a mass-market top class paperback edition—master storyteller Stephen King provides the vintage no 1 New York Times bestseller a few mysterious shop than can promote you no matter what you desire—but no longer with no exacting a bad fee in return.
“There are costs for this. Half…and part. One part is funds. the opposite is a deed. Do you understand?”
the city of chateau Rock, Maine has visible its fair proportion of oddities through the years, yet not anything is a unusual because the little curio store that’s simply opened for company. Its mysterious owner, Leland Gaunt, turns out to have anything for everybody out on demonstrate at requisite Things…interesting goods that run the gamut from valueless to worthwhile. not anything has a value tag during this position, yet every little thing is unquestionably on the market. The heart’s hope for any resident of chateau Rock can simply be came across one of the curiosities…in trade for a bit funds and—at the categorical request of Leland Gaunt—a good deal of risk opposed to their fellow buddies. all people on the town turns out keen to make a deal at considered necessary issues, however the satan is within the information. And not anyone takes heed of the little signal handing at the wall: Caveat emptor. In different phrases, permit the client pay attention…
Cuando encuentran a l. a. anciana Mari Baroja envenenada en los angeles residencia de ancianos de Durant, el sheriff ;Walt Longmire se ve envuelto en una investigación realizada cincuenta años atrás. l. a. conexión entre los angeles víctima y l. a. comunidad vasca de Wyoming, los angeles lucrativa industria de los angeles extracción de metano y l. a. vida privada de Lucian Connally, el antiguo sheriff; todo conduce a una intrincada purple de medias verdades y turbias alianzas. Con los angeles ayuda de su amigo, Henry Oso en Pie, su atractiva ayudante, Victoria Moretti, y el nuevo agente, Santiago Saizarbitoria, l. a. tarea del sheriff ;Longmire será conectar los hechos actuales con los que tuvieron lugar en el pasado. Una muerte solitaria es un relato fascinante que ahonda en los angeles atroz perversidad que se esconde donde menos los angeles esperamos, incluso en los lugares más hermosos.
By Michael Crichton
From the writer of Jurassic Park, Timeline, and Sphere comes this awesome mystery approximately airline security, company intrigue, and a dangerous cover-up.
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
“The pacing is quick, the suspense nonstop.”—People
At a second whilst the difficulty of security and dying within the skies is paramount within the public brain, a deadly midair catastrophe aboard a advertisement twin-jet airliner flying from Hong Kong to Denver triggers a stressed and frantic research within which the best casualty could be the truth.
“A one-sitting learn that would reason a life of white-knuckled nightmares.”—The Philaelphia Inquirer
“The final mystery . . . [Crichton’s] tales are constantly page-turners of the top order. . . . [Airframe] strikes like a firehouse puppy chasing a purple truck.”—The Denver Post
“Dramatically vivid.”—The big apple Times
By Richard Herman
Here's a new order to the realm. the 1st lady President of the USA sits within the White apartment. Monster businesses wield the true worldwide strength And all of the previous ideas were changed.
A army functionary toiling in bureaucratic tedium, Lt. Colonel Mike Stuart is resigned to serving his state in his personal quiet method. but if he dutifully experiences an strange trend of oil tanker activities to his superiors, his usual existence begins spinning dangerously uncontrolled. all of sudden robust forces are final in on one inconspicuous guy, threatening to brutally swap the political face of a hemisphere, deliver a central authority down in flames and chaos...and take the lifetime of America's President. known as upon to protect his country in methods he by no means imagined, Mike Stuart's sole likelihood for fulfillment -- and survival -- is to turn into whatever he hasn't ever been: a warrior
By Fern Michaels
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