Posts in category: Thriller
By Mandy Hager
Award-caliber social technological know-how fiction with a powerful message approximately race and the abuse of spiritual religion by means of these in power.
Maryam, Ruth, and Joseph have fled Onewēre, reluctantly taking Joseph's frustrating cousin, Lazarus, to boot. they come at their vacation spot, Marawa Island, jam-packed with desire for rescue and reprieve. yet at the beginning look the island seems to be exclusively populated by way of birds. possibly the Apostles' dire warnings in regards to the fall-out of the Tribulation have been real after all?
As Maryam and Joseph adventure the entire topsy-turvy misunderstandings and sexual pressure past love involves, the antagonism among Maryam and Lazarus reaches explosive proportions. but if catastrophe brings the crushing awareness that point is now opposed to them, all 4 needs to make a decision simply who they could probability turning to for aid.
By Patricia Cornwell
"When it involves the forensic sciences, no one can contact Cornwell," says the recent York occasions e-book assessment. From the writer of The Bone mattress and Flesh and Blood, his set bargains 5 novels within the number 1 long island instances bestselling sequence that includes Kay Scarpetta: reason for loss of life; Unnatural publicity; element of foundation; Black discover; and hint.
By David Baldacci
A mysterious high-profile murder within the nation's capital collides with the darkish part of nationwide protection in David Baldacci's new, heart-stopping thriller.
Mason "Mace" Perry used to be a firebrand cop at the D.C. police strength till she used to be abducted and framed for a criminal offense. She misplaced everything-her badge, her occupation, her freedom-and spent years in criminal. Now she's again at the open air and interested in one challenge: to be a cop once again. Her in simple terms shot to be a real blue back is to unravel a big case on her personal, and turn out she has the suitable to put on the uniform. yet inspite of her police leader sister on her aspect, she has to paintings within the shadows: A vindictive U.S. legal professional is seeking any cause to ship Mace again in the back of bars. Then Roy Kingman enters her life.
Roy is a tender attorney who aided the negative till he took a high-paying activity at a legislation enterprise in Washington. Mace and Roy meet after he discovers the useless physique of a feminine associate on the enterprise. As they examine the loss of life, they begin uncovering fantastic secrets and techniques from either the non-public and public international of the nation's capital.
Soon, what all started as a reasonably regimen murder takes a terrifying and unforeseen turn-into whatever complicated, diabolical, and probably deadly.
By Lee Child
#1 NEW YORK instances BESTSELLER • Includes Lee Child’s brief tale “Not a Drill” and an excerpt from Make Me!
“The indomitable Reacher burns up the pages.”—USA Today
4 humans in a automobile, hoping to make Chicago by means of morning. One guy riding, one other telling tales that don’t upload up. a lady within the again, silent and frightened. And a hitchhiker with a damaged nostril. An hour in the back of them, the FBI descends on an previous pumping station the place a guy was once stabbed to death—the knife paintings expert, the killers nowhere to be seen.
All Jack Reacher sought after was once a trip to Virginia. All he did used to be stick out his thumb. yet he quickly discovers he has hitched greater than a trip. He has tied himself to an enormous conspiracy, within which not anything is what it kind of feels, and no-one is telling the truth.
“Furious motion . . . [Lee] baby retains the pacing rapid and the surprises rolling. . . . [A] feverishly exciting series.”—The Miami Herald
“Smart, breathless . . . [with] the most effective lady characters within the entire Reacher series.”—The long island Times
“Subtle and nuanced [with] seductive writing and impossible to resist plot twists.”—Newsweek
By Ted Bell
“[Hawke is] a undercover agent who takes you into the chance sector with a ballsy wit that had me hooked.”
“Ted Bell places a capital A in adventure….Commander Bond could choke on his martini subsequent to Bell’s superlative Alex Hawke.”
—Madison County Herald
Ted Bell’s extraordinary literary construction, counterspy Alex Hawke, has been referred to as, “strong, wise, and savvy, with an aplomb no longer noticeable due to the fact that James Bond” (NPR). He’s again within the explosive blockbuster Phantom, on a wide ranging hunt for a madman approximately to unharness a terrifying new synthetic Intelligence-powered large weapon at the international. one other terrific espionage mystery via a real, New York Times bestselling grasp of the fictitious undercover agent video game, Bell’s Phantom explores a dismal part of technological know-how whereas supplying continuous motion, as Hawke races around the globe which will hinder a coming apocalypse—and the hundreds of thousands of enthusiasts of Bell’s Warlord, Tsar, and Spy could be breathless each perilous step alongside the way.
By Ed Lynskey
During the last 20 years, Tommy Mack Zane has faithfully labored as a freelance killer for Watson Ogg, the Washington, D.C. crime boss. Now center age creeping up reveals Tommy Mack edgy, jaded, and weary of his grisly alternate. As he contemplates retirement, he's framed for the homicide of Mr. Ogg's niece. determined, Tommy Mack enlists assistance from his associates, the mercurial D. Noble and burly Esquire to do conflict with Mr. Ogg and his mercenary “dark suits.” a brand new, greater lifestyles jam-packed with his passions for poetry and jazz drives Tommy Mack to the slambang climax the place a number of darkish secrets and techniques approximately his earlier are unearthed. instructed in spare, lean prose, Ask the cube is a brisk, literate, and idiosyncratic noir. Mr. Lynskey’s crime novels were praised via such luminaries as James Crumley, Ken Bruen, and Megan Abbott. Robert Wade (Wade Miller) wrote within the San Diego Union-Tribune: “A new wave of younger writers is experimenting with the old-style mystery . . . one of the such a lot promising is Ed Lynskey.”
Manhattan instances bestselling writer Stephen Frey thrills readers with the spell binding story of a small-town sheriff who needs to confront the worst violence that guy and nature own.
Bruner, Wisconsin, is de facto assorted cities. On one part are the outstanding summer season estates of rich households who worth their privateness and privilege peculiarly else. a couple of miles away, yet an international aside, are the houses of the operating women and men who cook dinner, fresh, and have a tendency to the wishes of the summer season viewers. It’s a spot of impressive traditional good looks, yet the place dying can come by surprise and with out regard for a person’s checking account or genealogy. a spot of steadfast loyalties and friendships, yet the place the lengthy and brutal iciness could make even the main intimate buddies activate one another with scary depth.
This is where the place Sheriff Paul Summers unearths himself greedy for solutions while the wild, unpredictable lady who captured his center years in the past is stumbled on brutally and spectacularly murdered inside of her family’s snowbound property. because the final individual to determine her alive, and given his advanced heritage with the sufferer, Paul isn't just lead investigator at the case yet, within the eyes of many in Bruner, the leading suspect in her killing. struggling with rumors of an evil cult’s being shaped simply outdoors of city, the disappearance of one other citizen, and a spouse whose take hold of of fact is readily slipping away, Paul needs to race to discover the genuine responsible occasion prior to an important wintry weather typhoon leaves all of them bring to a halt from the skin global and on the mercy of a remorseless killer.
As the upcoming hurricane gathers in depth, so do the twists and turns that deliver Paul ever in the direction of unraveling the large secrets and techniques that hang-out this small city. In a beautiful end, Paul witnesses firsthand the startling energy and wonder of heaven’s fury.
By Graham Joyce
Acclaimed writer Graham Joyce's enchanting new novel facilities round the disappearance of a tender lady from a small city within the middle of britain. Her surprising go back 20 years later, and the mind-bending story of the place she's been, will problem our very notion of truth.
For 20 years after Tara Martin disappeared from her small English city, her mom and dad and her brother, Peter, have lived in denial of the bleak proven fact that she used to be long gone for reliable. after which without notice, on Christmas Day, the doorbell jewelry at her mom and dad' domestic and there, matted and a little bit strange taking a look, Tara stands. it is a miracle, yet alarm bells are ringing for Peter. Tara's tale simply doesn't upload up. And, awfully, she slightly appears an afternoon older than while she vanished.
Award-winning writer Graham Joyce is a grasp of exploring new geographical regions of realizing that exist among goals and fact, among the recognized and unknown. Some form of Fairy Tale is a different trip each piece as magical as its identify implies, and as genuine and unsentimental because the global round us.
By David Baldacci
He's copying recognized serial killers.
And the HOUR online game has simply begun...
A lady is located murdered within the woods. it kind of feels like an easy case however it quickly escalates right into a negative nightmare. an individual is replicating the killing varieties of the main notorious murderers of all time. not anyone understands this criminal's motives...or who will die next.
Two ex-Secret provider brokers, Sean King and Michelle Maxwell, were employed to guard a man's innocence in a housebreaking regarding an aristocratic family members. Then a sequence of secrets and techniques leads the companions correct into the frantic hunt that's confounding even the FBI. Now King and Maxwell are taking part in the Hour Game, uncovering one frightening revelation after one other and placing their lives at risk. For the nearer they get to the reality, the nearer they get to the main stunning shock of all.
By John D. MacDonald
From a loved grasp of crime fiction, Cinnamon Skin is one of the vintage novels that includes Travis McGee, the hard-boiled detective who lives on a houseboat.
within the Florida Keys, a houseboat explodes in an immense white flash, immediately killing the honeymooners onboard. Travis McGee’s ally, Meyer, loses not just his domestic and each unmarried factor in it yet his final dwelling relative. Now he wishes solutions. And he and McGee plan to get them—or die trying.
“To diggers one thousand years from now, the works of John D. MacDonald will be a treasure at the order of the tomb of Tutankhamen.”—Kurt Vonnegut
If Travis McGee hadn’t prepared a lecture travel for his pal, Meyer will be lifeless. because it used to be, Meyer lent the John Maynard Keynes to his just-married niece, Norma, and her husband, Evan, hoping to provide them the appropriate honeymoon. as a substitute: tragedy. while a gaggle of Colombian terrorists take accountability for the brutal act, Meyer and McGee go back and forth to Mexico to hunt justice. Or payback.
as soon as south of the border, Meyer and McGee observe many stuff: Evan’s seedy prior, a stunning neighborhood named Barbara, a deadly drug cartel, and, maybe, even Meyer’s lengthy misplaced braveness. yet does Meyer, continuously content material in McGee’s shadow, have what it takes to avenge the killing of the individual he enjoyed most?
Features a brand new creation via Lee Child