By Richard North Patterson
After the homicide of his highschool sweetheart left him shattered, Tony Lord vowed by no means to come to his Ohio native land of Lake urban. Twenty-eight years later, Tony is a profitable California legal legal professional with a stunning famous person spouse. he is residing the nice life…until long-buried stories come crashing down whilst he hears from an outdated good friend, who wishes his help.
Sam Robb is a song trainer at Lake urban excessive. He swears he's not chargeable for the demise of 1 of his woman crew members…even even though forensic proof unearths that he is the daddy of her unborn child.
Back after they have been young ones, Sam stood through Tony while he used to be a suspect in his younger girlfriend's murder―and Tony desperately desires to do a similar for him this present day. In doing so, Tony must revisit his stricken previous and probe the darkest secrets and techniques of small-town lifestyles to get to the reality. And what he'll locate is extra stunning than he ever can have imagined….
By John D. MacDonald
From a cherished grasp of crime fiction, The Dreadful Lemon Sky is one of the vintage novels that includes Travis McGee, the hard-boiled detective who lives on a houseboat.
round 4 within the morning, Travis McGee is jarred wide awake by means of a breathless ghost from his previous: an past love who wishes a spot to stash a package deal packed with funds. What’s in it for McGee? Ten grand and no questions requested. weeks later, she’s dead.
“The Travis McGee novels are the most effective works of fiction ever penned through an American author.”—Jonathan Kellerman
Carolyn Milligan used to be merely aboard McGee’s boat for one evening. She got here to drop off 100 grand for safekeeping. What Carrie quite wanted was once an individual to maintain her secure. She stated she’d be again in a month. in its place Carrie is killed in a doubtful roadside coincidence. Now McGee is left with a fortune—and a nagging conscience.
So McGee takes a visit to the seedy little city of Bayside, Florida, to appear into Carrie’s existence sooner than she confirmed up on his boat. What McGee reveals basically pushes him additional into the corrupt international of substances and blood that Carrie was once attempting to get away. McGee is used to excessive stakes, but if the our bodies commence piling up, even he will be in over his head.
Features a brand new creation by means of Lee Child
By Jaden Skye
Demise by way of REQUEST is publication #11 within the no 1 Bestselling Caribbean homicide sequence, which starts off with dying by way of HONEYMOON (Book #1). it's also a standalone novel.
In loss of life by way of Request (Book #11 of the Caribbean homicide Series), Cindy and Mattheus are given a surprising case they've got by no means confronted sooner than: a straight forward case of euthanasia may well develop into anything extra ominous.
Tara and Owen Danden, celebrating their twenty fifth marriage ceremony anniversary in Jamaica, are at the water, in a ship he rented, while the elements shifts and Tara falls overboard. As Owen attempts desperately to save lots of his spouse, the boat spins and hits her head—sending her right into a coma.
Pulled out of the water, slightly alive, Tara is airlifted to a chic health center at the island, and is still in a coma for 2 months. whilst she eventually dies, even if, there turns into a question of even if she really died of normal causes.
Based on scanty facts, Owen is taken into custody and speedy hires Cindy and Mattheus to transparent his identify and discover who sought after Tara dead.
Cindy and Mattheus’s trip takes us via an fascinating exploration of comas, euthanasia and what occurs to these in altered states. because the research proceeds we watch Cindy and Mattheus’s courting ripen, and take a brand new flip. We additionally meet Tara’s loopy family members, research the key they’ve been hiding, and spot what bearing it may possibly have at the case. As a brand new suspect eventually comes into concentration, all isn't what it kind of feels to be…
Book #12 within the series--DEATH through ENGAGEMENT--is now additionally on hand!
By Luke Smitherd
Not anyone knew the place it got here from.
Nobody knew why it came.
When an 8 ft tall artificial of stone seems in the midst of a hectic urban centre one July afternoon, two-bit (and delinquent) reporter Andy Pointer assumes it's only a exposure stunt.
Indeed, so does everybody else ... till the Stone guy starts to stroll, heading silently during the wall of the closest construction, pulling down it and killing numerous humans inside of as a result.
As efforts by way of the neighborhood police - and shortly, the govt - to halt the Stone Man's inexorable growth end up futile, purely 3 questions are at the staring at world's lips:
Where has it come from, the place is it going, and what does it want?
Andy is set to be the 1st individual to respond to these questions; in the end, he was once there whilst it arrived. absolutely the complications and visions he's experiencing are facts of a psychological connection to The Stone guy? basically his goals of champagne and notoriety are all approximately to be fulfilled as soon as he uncovers the reality ... and the news of a lifetime.
In a pursuit that contains him the size of the rustic and the breadth of the Atlantic, Andy uncovers the jagged items of an more and more terrifying puzzle. because the variety of lives misplaced within the wake of the Stone guy reaches grim figures, the poor result of Andy's blind selection strength him to confront the savagery of human nature.
When impossible to resist forces aren't met via immovable gadgets, how a ways is simply too a long way? Andy needs to observe the reply - and discover who he rather is - within the shadow of the Stone guy.
By Alex Kava
"The Soul Catcher" by means of Alex Kava, significantly acclaimed writer of an ideal Evil and break up moment. The 3rd chilling tale that includes FBI profiler Maggie O'Dell.
By Steve Berry
The Amber Room is among the maximum treasures ever made by way of guy: a whole room solid of beautiful amber, from its 4 big partitions to its finely crafted furnishings. however it can also be the topic of 1 of history’s such a lot exciting mysteries. initially commissioned in 1701 through Frederick I of Prussia, the Room was once later perfected Tsarskoe Selo, the Russian imperial urban. In 1941, German troops invaded the Soviet Union, looting every thing of their wake and seizing the Amber Room. while the Allies started the bombing of Germany in August 1944, the Room was once hidden. And regardless of the easiest efforts of treasure hunters and artwork creditors from all over the world, it hasn't ever been noticeable again.
Now, strong males have set their most sensible operatives free in pursuit, and the quest has all started once again. . . .
Life is sweet for Atlanta pass judgement on Rachel Cutler. She loves her task, loves her childrens, and is still civil to her ex-husband, Paul. yet every little thing adjustments whilst her father, a guy who survived the horrors of global struggle II, dies below unusual circumstances—and leaves in the back of clues to a mystery he saved his whole lifestyles . . . a mystery approximately anything referred to as the Amber Room.
Desperate to grasp the reality approximately her father’s suspicious dealings, Rachel takes to the air for Germany, with Paul shut at the back of. presently after arriving, they locate themselves concerned with a solid of shadowy characters who all declare to proportion their quest. yet as they examine extra in regards to the historical past of the treasure they search, Rachel and Paul detect they’re in excess of their heads. Locked in a treacherous online game with ruthless expert killers and embroiled in a treasure hunt of epic proportions, Rachel and Paul abruptly locate themselves on a collision path with the forces of strength, evil, and historical past itself.
A magnificent event and a scintillating story of intrigue, deception, paintings, and homicide, The Amber Room is a vintage story of suspense—and the debut of a robust new voice on the earth of the overseas thriller.
From the Hardcover edition.
By Paul Levine
By W.E.B. Griffin
They have been the leaders, the lads who made the choices that modified the result of battles...and the destiny of continents. From the remarkable touchdown at Normandy to the tortorous campaigns of the South Pacific, from the frozen hills of Korea to the devastated wastes of Dien Bien Phu, they'd earned their stars. Now they led America's best opposed to her such a lot relentless enemy deep within the jungles of Southeast Asia. It was once a brand new form of conflict, however the Generals led a brand new form of military, prepared for battle--and for glory...
By Lawrence Block
Albert Platt is a rotten guy. Bred within the tough elements of Brooklyn, he made his identify as a killer and has outfitted a fortune from playing, mortgage sharking, and the opposite pursuits of a regular thug. His newest gambit? purchasing banks, robbing them, and accumulating the assurance. He s a difficult guy, and nobody ever stood in his method until eventually he brushed up opposed to Eddie Manso.
Manso isn't any usual veteran. He and 4 different commandos, battle-hardened within the jungles of Laos, have came upon that the civilian global calls for their skills up to the army as soon as did. those experts have made a dwelling concentrating on vicious males whom the legislations can't contact, dismantling their empires and taking their plunder. And Albert Platt has simply entered their crosshairs. "
By Diana Wilder
E-book 1 OF THE MEMPHIS CYCLE
Once the honour of Akhenaten's reign, the imperial urban lies tangled within the matted ends of outdated plots, wrecked, deserted and rumored to be accursed. whilst Commander Khonsu is ordered to escort a royal delegation to the abandoned capital to enquire reopening its quarries, he unearths the task whatever yet regimen, starting with Lord Nebamun, the priest who instructions the delegation. Nebamun is a guy and not using a previous who doesn't worry ghosts, curses or the spirits stated to prowl the encircling hills and scream within the evening.
As Khonsu watches the guy go through the undercurrents of previous strife and treachery, he starts off to suspect that Lord Nebamun has come to place the spirits of town to relaxation as soon as and for all, regardless of the expense.
THE urban OF shelter is a secret set in Egypt after the reign of Akhenaten. it's a tale of revenge and renewal, and one man's discovery that the trails of Righteousness might lie via peril, yet they're going to continuously carry you domestic.