Damage Control (A Jonathan Grave Thriller)

By John Gilstrap

"One of the best mystery writers at the planet." –Tess Gerritsen

"Gilstrap pushes each mystery button." –San Francisco Chronicle

The hostages are younger: a bus filled with little ones on a church undertaking. The ransom calls for are particular: bring 3 million dollars--with 0 involvement from legislations enforcement--or all captives can be achieved. yet rescue expert Jonathan Grave does not think in ultimatums. For him and his elite crew at defense options, it is all approximately holding the blameless. Now Grave needs to face the chilling threat that somebody in the U.S. govt has a perilous mystery to protect--one that may jeopardize nationwide defense like by no means sooner than. . .

Praise for John Gilstrap's Thrillers


"A nice HERO, A PULSE-POUNDING STORY." --Joseph Finder


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The Last Whisper in the Dark: A Novel (Terrier Rand)

By Tom Piccirilli

Professional thief Terrier Rand hasn’t gotten stuck but. It’s simply his sense of right and wrong chasing at his heels.
In the follow-up to Tom Piccirilli’s acclaimed novel The final sort phrases, prodigal thief Terrier Rand has come domestic to the relatives that has lawbreaking in its blood. With generations of Rands preserving secrets and techniques from the skin world—not to say from one  another—Terry is bound of 1 factor: He owes it to the lady he enjoyed and misplaced to ensure her husband remains alive.
Kimmy’s husband, Terry’s outdated good friend Chub, hasn’t been noticeable due to the fact that he provided a getaway vehicle for a heist that went flawed. whilst Terry investigates the ominous disappearance, he discovers that Chub was once concerned with an odd, violent gang of heavy hitters—guys who don’t take kindly to Terry asking questions. yet prior to Terry can locate his buddy, a curvaceous divorcée takes him for a stroll at the wild part, estranged family members pull him into their horror motion picture empire, his sister Dale units her attractions on Hollywood after scoring a success viral video, and his personal uncle recruits Terry to tear off his partner.
In a global of larceny, grift, and fraud, no quantity of loyalty—to buddies, other halves, or lovers—can compete with the Rand kinfolk drama. Terry simply desires to deliver Chub domestic to his spouse and baby. as a substitute, he’s dodging mobsters, moguls, and murderers . . . and the reality approximately one crime of his own.
The final Whisper within the Dark takes readers on a wild, rollicking journey with an eclectic crowd of interesting characters—from a well-mannered killer who drives needles into his sufferers’ brains to a tender gangster suffering to reside as much as his father’s expectancies. Bonds of honor, bonds of blood, and betrayals of either make this the main strong learn but from the heralded Tom Piccirilli.
Praise for Tom Piccirilli’s The final type Words
“Perfect crime fiction . . . a resounding global, a forged of compelling characters, and particularly an outstanding story.”—Lee Child
“A crime noir secret as hard-boiled as any in fresh reminiscence, recalling the paintings of Chandler, Pelecanos and Connelly . . . Readers should be pinned to their seats until eventually the final web page is turned.”—Bookreporter
“At as soon as a depressing and brooding page-turner and a heartfelt story in regards to the ties that bind.”—Lisa Unger, New York occasions bestselling writer of Heartbroken
“[A] caustic mystery . . . The characters have robust voices and bristle with humorous quirks.”—The ny instances publication Review
“[Piccirilli] merits a breakout novel and this simply will be it.”—Booklist (starred review)
“For the 1st time since The Godfather, a family members of criminals has stolen my center. this can be a fantastic mixture of love and violence, allure and corruption. I enjoyed it.”—Nancy Pickard, bestselling writer of The odor of Rain and Lightning

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By Gillian Flynn

En un caluroso día de verano, Amy y Nick se disponen a celebrar su quinto aniversario de bodas en North Carthage, a orillas del río Mississippi. Pero Amy desaparece esa misma mañana sin dejar rastro. A medida que los angeles investigación policial avanza, las sospechas recaen sobre Nick. Sin embargo, Nick insiste en su inocencia. Es cierto que se muestra extrañamente evasivo y frío, pero ¿es un asesino?

 Perdida arranca como todo buen mystery que se precie: una mujer desaparecida, una investigación policial... Pero Perdida es mucho más.. Es una obra maestra. Un mystery psicológico brillante con una trama tan apasionante y giros tan inesperados que es absolutamente imposible parar de leer. Perdida es también una novela sobre el lado más oscuro del matrimonio, sobre los engaños, las decepciones, l. a. obsesión, el miedo. Una radiografía completamente real de los medios de comunicación y su capacidad para modelar l. a. opinión pública. Pero sobre todo, es los angeles historia de amor de dos personas perdidamente enamoradas.


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The Double Agents: A Men at War Novel

By W.E.B. Griffin

W.E.B. Griffin’s iconoclastic OSS heroes face an ancient problem within the brand-new quantity of the New York Times-bestselling series.
    Critics and enthusiasts alike welcomed the go back of the “shrewd, sharp, rousing” (Kirkus Reviews) males at conflict sequence: “The Saboteurs is nice leisure and the fast moving and fascinating novel Griffin’s readers have come to count on. this is often Griffin’s thirty sixth novel and his son’s first; one wonders how prolific a strength Griffin & Son will be!” (Library Journal)
    Now, Dick Canidy and co-workers within the place of work of Strategic prone face a fair better task—to persuade Hitler and the Axis powers that the invasion of the eu continent will happen wherever yet at the shores of Nazi-occupied France. “Wild invoice” Donovan’s males have a number of strategies in brain, yet a number of the humans they have to use aren't the main reliable—are, actually, probably spying for each side – so the deceptions require layer upon layer of intrigue, and all it is going to take is one slip to ship the whole lot tumbling down like a home of playing cards. Are the OSS brokers as much as it? They definitely imagine so.
    And then the physique is located floating off the coast of Spain. . . .
    stuffed to the brim with motion, personality, and the deep realizing of the army center and brain that experience made Griffin’s books so impressive, The Double Agents is impossible to resist storyteller from a grasp of the craft.

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Nocturne: A Novel of the 87th Precinct (87th Precinct Mysteries)

By Ed McBain

In Isola, the hours among middle of the night and sunrise tend to be a quiet time. yet for the 87th Precinct detectives Carella and Hawes, the homicide of an previous lady makes the wee hours whatever yet peaceful--especially after they study she used to be one of many maximum live performance pianists of the century lengthy vanished. in the meantime 88th Precinct cop fats Ollie Weeks has his personal early morning nightmare: he is at the path of 3 prep institution boys and a crack broker who spent the night carving up a hooker.

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By Thomas Harris

You bear in mind Hannibal Lecter: gentleman, genius, cannibal. Seven years have handed on the grounds that Dr. Lecter escaped from custody. And for seven years he is been at huge, loose to relish the scents, the essences, of an unguarded global.

But intruders have entered Dr. Lecter's global, piercing his new identification, sensing the evil that surrounds him. For the multimillionaire Hannibal left maimed, for a corrupt Italian policeman, and for FBI agent Clarice Starling, who as soon as stood prior to Lecter and who hasn't ever been an analogous, the ultimate hunt for Hannibal Lecter has started. them all, of their separate methods, are looking to locate Dr. Lecter. And all 3 gets their want. yet just one will dwell lengthy adequate to savour the reward....

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One False Move (Myron Bolitar)

By Harlan Coben

It’s no mystery that Harlan Coben’s identify is synonymous with unrelenting suspense. during this compelling 5th novel in his acclaimed Myron Bolitar sequence, the unforgettable activities agent has the same opinion to guard basketball megastar Brenda Slaughter whereas attempting to resolve the tragic riddle of her life.

As a big-time long island activities agent, Myron has a qualified curiosity in Brenda. Then a private one. yet among them isn’t simply the variation of their backgrounds or the colour in their pores and skin. among them is a chasm of corruption and lies, a vicious younger mafioso at the make, and one mystery that a few individuals are death to keep–and others are killing to guard.

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By Daniel H. Wilson

It’s been 3 years because the worldwide rebellion of the world's robots, 3 lengthy years within which usual humans waged a guerilla warfare that kept humankind from the edge of annihilation. yet a terrible new enemy has emerged, and the resistance is termed to struggle once more. And in a global the place humanity and expertise are driven to the verge of collapse, their one wish may perhaps dwell with their former enemy—Archos R-14.

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Make Me (with bonus short story Small Wars): A Jack Reacher Novel

By Lee Child

#1 NEW YORK instances BESTSELLER • NAMED the most effective BOOKS OF THE 12 months by way of LOS ANGELES instances, THE dad or mum, AND SUSPENSE MAGAZINE • Stephen King calls Jack Reacher “the coolest carrying on with sequence character”—and now he’s again during this masterly new mystery from Lee Child.

“Why is that this city known as Mother’s Rest?” That’s all Reacher desires to comprehend. yet not anyone will inform him. It’s a tiny position hidden in 1000 sq. miles of wheat fields, with a railroad cease, and sullen and watchful humans, and a fearful lady named Michelle Chang, who errors him for somebody else: her lacking associate in a personal research she thinks should have all started small after which became lethal.

Reacher has no specific position to head, and for all time on the earth to get there, and there’s anything approximately Chang . . . so he groups up along with her and begins to invite round. He thinks: How undesirable can this factor be? yet prior to lengthy he’s plunged right into a determined race via l. a., Chicago, Phoenix, and San Francisco, and during the hidden elements of the net, up opposed to thugs and assassins each step of the way—right again to the place he began, in Mother’s relaxation, the place he needs to confront the worst nightmare he may possibly imagine.

jogging away may were more straightforward. yet as consistently, Reacher’s rule is: if you'd like me to forestall, you’re going to need to make me.

Praise for Make Me

“Child’s Reacher sequence has hit booklet No. 20 with a convincing peal of wisecracking glee. every little thing approximately it, beginning with Reacher’s nostril for undesirable information, is as powerful as ever. . . . the large guy’s certainly at the upswing. the fellow who writes approximately him is too.”—Janet Maslin, The big apple Times

“Another winner . . . There’s a the reason is, baby is taken into account the easiest of the simplest within the mystery style: He can take some of these unusual parts and clichés and lead them to compelling and original.”—Associated Press

“A amazing thriller.”—New York Daily News

“Child’s entire command of the tale makes this mystery paintings brilliantly.”Publishers Weekly (starred review)

“I’ve learn all twenty of Lee Child’s novels. perhaps there’s anything incorrect with me. yet I can’t look ahead to the twenty-first.”—Malcolm Gladwell, The New Yorker

“[The Reacher sequence] is the present optimum within the style. . . . In Make Me Lee baby promises one other Jack Reacher distinctiveness; the entire knockout.”Dayton day-by-day News

“Child serves up wingding plots, pithy discussion, amazing heritage on interesting themes, and cunningly developed suspense. yet what retains us coming back—by the millions—is the opportunity to stroll round within the dermis of that enormous man in the midst of everything.”The Oregonian

“A darkish mystery . . . Lee Child’s Make Me, the 20th in his wildly renowned Jack Reacher sequence, provides precisely what readers have come to anticipate from the perennial bestselling writer: attention-grabbing characters, tight plots and page-turning motion. . . . Readers won’t be disappointed.”—Minneapolis Star Tribune

“Jack Reacher is again. . . . Readers new to this sequence will locate this e-book a very good place to begin, and lovers should be happy to determine Jack again.”LibraryReads (Top Ten Pick)

“The reigning champ ups the ante.”Booklist (starred review)

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The Ludwig Conspiracy

By Oliver Pötzsch

A daring new mystery from the best-selling writer of The Hangman’s Daughter series

In 1886, Ludwig II, the Fairy-tale King of Bavaria, was once deposed after being declared insane by way of medical professionals who had by no means met him. He died mysteriously quickly thereafter, his eccentric and lovely castles his in simple terms legacy. In The Ludwig Conspiracy, grasp of historic suspense Oliver Pötzsch brings the Mad King again to life.

An encoded diary by way of one in all Ludwig’s confidants falls into the palms of modern day rare-book broker Steven Lukas, who quickly realizes that the diary may possibly convey him extra distress than funds. Lukas groups up with a stunning paintings detective, Sara Lengfeld, to enquire every one of Ludwig’s 3 well-known castles for clues to crack the diary’s code as mysterious thugs and Ludwig’s fanatical fans chase them at each step. simply what within the diary may be so explosive?

"This gripping mystery brings jointly the current and the previous with high-action event in a daring, enjoyable storyline." —Shepherd Express (Milwaukee)

"Pötzsch makes shrewdpermanent use of Bavaria’s similar of the Kennedy assassination during this very good stand-alone . . . Pötzsch’s subtle plotting and reliable use of a real-life historic puzzle position this a ways prior to such a lot Da Vinci Code wannabes." —Publishers Weekly, starred review

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