By Aga Lesiewicz
Existence is nice for Anna Wright. She's a winning media govt operating for one of many UK's biggest television businesses. She's bought an outstanding boyfriend, a few shut associates and a stunning domestic. She adores her puppy, Wispa, and he or she likes to run to assist her de-stress.
But Anna's excellent existence starts off to collapse from the instant whilst, out walking at the Heath in the future, she meets a good-looking stranger. She takes a direction into strange territory, after which she has to stand the consequences.
There's a gloomy, becoming creepiness because the surroundings turns into unsettled and, as Anna's expert existence turns into more and more confused and toxic, her obsession with the interesting stranger intensifies.
By Don Pendleton
Stony guy is the final line of defence in a brand new age of terror. The covert ops groups that make up the clandestine antiterrorist team are the elite within the field.
Backed by means of better cybernetic and real-time intelligence, the lads of Phoenix strength and capable workforce strike with relentless precision, fi ghting the worst the area has to supply, each time and anywhere it leads them.
The path to recapture stolen Russian nukes places Stony guy on a venture that is turning suicidal. utilizing covert and hardball strategies, the nukes are traced to a resource contained in the heart East, yet it is quickly chanced on that the Arab extremists are in simple terms financiers in an operation laced with mistaken turns, double-dealings and the altering face of an enemy smart adequate to stick one step forward. Stony guy is up opposed to a perilous chimera: Russian mafiya, Afghan warlords and a mysterious German company mogul whose hope for revenge threatens to wipe America's jap seaboard off the map.
By Robert E. Howard
“FOR HEADLONG, NONSTOP event AND FOR brilliant, EVEN FLORID, surroundings, nobody EVEN COMES on the subject of HOWARD.”
In a meteoric profession that lined just a dozen years, Robert E. Howard outlined the sword-and-sorcery style. In doing so, he dropped at lifestyles the archetypal adventurer recognized to hundreds of thousands around the globe as Conan the barbarian.
Witness, then, Howard at his most interesting, and Conan at his so much savage, within the most up-to-date quantity that includes the accrued works of Robert E. Howard, lavishly illustrated via award-winning artist Greg Manchess. ready without delay from the earliest recognized versions–often Howard’s personal manuscripts–are such sword-and-sorcery classics as “The Servants of Bit-Yakin” (formerly released as “Jewels of Gwahlur”), “Beyond the Black River,” “The Black Stranger,” “Man-Eaters of Zamboula” (formerly released as “Shadows in Zamboula”), and, probably his most famed experience of all, “Red Nails.”
The Conquering Sword of Conan includes never-before-published outlines, notes, and tale drafts, plus a brand new creation, own correspondence, and the disclosing essay “Hyborian Genesis”–which chronicles the background of the construction of the Conan sequence. really, this is often heroic fable at its best.
By Donna Leon
Brunetti and his spouse, Paola, attend an early functionality, and Flavia gets a status ovation. again in her dressing room, she unearths bouquets of yellow roses—too many roses. each floor of the room is roofed with them. An nameless fan has been showering Flavia with those attractive presents in London, St. Petersburg, Amsterdam, and now, Venice, yet she now not feels flattered. a number of nights later, invited by means of Brunetti to dine at his in-laws’ palazzo, Flavia confesses her alarm at those over the top screens of adoration. And while a skilled younger Venetian singer who has stuck Flavia’s consciousness is savagely attacked, Brunetti starts to imagine that Flavia’s fears are justified in methods neither of them imagined. He needs to input within the psyche of an obsessive fan earlier than Flavia, or an individual else, involves damage.
Whilst a most sensible mystery programme of implanting harrowing thoughts into blameless humans involves mild, neurosurgeon Tom McCarthy is actually stuck within the crossfire. while McCarthy appears ahead to a 3 day weekend, his workplace is all at once raided by means of division of security investigators bent on arresting him for against the law he did not devote. All hell breaks unfastened whilst an inadvertent scuffle escalates, leaving one agent useless by the hands of the opposite, and McCarthy fleeing, yet hopelessly trapped contained in the labyrinthine corridors, heating ducts, and stairways of a huge Seattle clinical Centre. With the CIA and Seattle PD last in, McCarthy unwittingly pulls Dr. Sarah Hamilton into the fray. and prefer rats in a maze, they fight to stick one step prior to their lethal hunters, when concurrently uncovering a path of corruption that reaches surprising dimensions.
L. a. novela premiada es un intenso mystery psicológico protagonizado y relatado en primera persona por Raquel, una joven profesora de literatura en horas bajas que acepta una suplencia en un instituto de Novariz, el pueblo de donde, casualmente, procede su marido.En su primer día de trabajo, los angeles joven se entera de que Elvira, su predecesora, se ha suicidado y al finalizar las clases encuentra en su bolso una nota que cube: «¿Y tú cuánto vas a tardar en matarte?».Decidida, Raquel intentará averiguar quién está detrás de esa amenaza, e inevitablemente seempezará a obsesionar con l. a. antigua profesora.¿Qué le ocurrió? ¿Qué l. a. llevó a los angeles depresión si los alumnos l. a. adoraban? ¿Realmente se suicidó o alguien acabó con su vida? ¿Se está repitiendo el mismo patrón con ella? Y sobre todo, ¿por qué de repente algunos indicios apuntan al marido de Raquel?Una novela que arranca como una historia de acoso a una profesora para convertirse enseguidaen un mystery perverso y apasionante. Una disección de los angeles debilidad humana. De los angeles culpa.De l. a. fragilidad de las relaciones. Y de las mentiras y secretos sobre las que montamos nuestras vidas sin calibrar ni ser conscientes de las consecuencias.
By Rita Mae Brown
The yearly steeplechase races at Montpelier, as soon as the house of James and Dolley Madison, are the excessive element within the social calendar of the horse-mad Virginians of comfortable Crozet. The race meet bargains a cracking solid time with previous buddies and an opportunity to get even—on the racecourse—with previous enemies. Postmistress Mary Minor "Harry" Haristeen may be within the thick of the motion in this day of excessive spirits and fierce festival. however the excellent thoroughbreds and the pinks and vegetables and purples worn by way of the riders don't blind Harry to the damaging undercurrents that begin to floor. there is absolute to be a few emotional fireworks at Montpelier. nonetheless, not anyone expects the day to finish in tragedy.
Found useless primarily barn is among the day's riders, a knife plunged in the course of the jockey's middle. the single clue is a taking part in card, the Queen of golf equipment, impaled over the deadly wound. in the filthy rich, tight-knit international of horse proprietors, running shoes, and jockeys, the sufferer had either admirers and enemies.
Was the murderer's purpose greed, drugs--a pervasive evil within the race world—or sexual contention? fortunately for Crozet's people, the tiger cat Mrs. Murphy is true at domestic within the good yard...and at the path of the stunning fact. yet will Harry capture on in time to forestall a killer grown bloodthirsty with success?
In Murder, She Meowed Sneaky Pie Brown and her co-author, Rita Mae Brown, have penned one other shrewdpermanent and sassy secret that probes the depths of human depravity and the heights of pussycat genius.
By Brian Freeman
By Stuart Woods
Stone Barrington is again within the striking new experience from New York Times bestselling writer Stuart Woods.
Stone Barrington turns out to have a knack for being within the fallacious position on the incorrect time. while Manhattan’s elite are beset by means of a sequence of smart crimes—and Stone is a cloth witness—he and his former companion Dino Bacchetti locate themselves drawn into the area of top of the range safety and fraud, the place insider wisdom and entry are restricted to a privileged few, and the rich are made susceptible via the very structures intended to maintain them secure. As Stone and Dino delve deeper into their research, they research that the mastermind at the back of the incidents could have a few intimate ties to Stone…and that the largest heist remains to be to come back.
By Sandra Brown
From number 1 long island instances bestselling writer Sandra Brown comes one other masterful production, a riveting novel of suspense, revenge, and unpredictable twists and turns...Identical twins Melina and Gillian Lloyd have not thought of switching areas on account that early life. So whilst Melina proposes that Gillian take her position as a media escort to NASA astronaut Col. "Chief" Hart, she refuses...at first. the next morning Melina gets poor information: her sister has been brutally murdered-and leader, notwithstanding blameless, is the leading suspect. He and Melina are decided to discover the killer, a megalomaniac whose awful schemes require Gillian's substitute, her exact twin-Melina.