By Grant Jerkins
From the significantly acclaimed writer of A extremely simple Crime, a chilling tale of a tender boy coming to grips with actual evil.
A crimson dust highway on a sweltering day. A vehicle loses regulate, flips throughout the air. a lady crawls out, bloody and battered, staggers towards the boy at the motorbike, the only she swerved to prevent. yet he runs away...
Kyle is ten in the summertime of 1976, and his global is all approximately secrets-secrets hidden within the maze of cornfields, in caves, within the embers of scorched earth, at the back of creaking doorways and down basement stairs...and within the darkest of hearts.
But there is a policewoman on the entrance door. The Paralyzed guy watches him from a neighboring porch. And regardless of which approach Kyle turns, no position turns out secure anymore...
By Leslie North
e-book One: In secure fingers
He didn’t comprehend loyalty until eventually she stripped it away… Ex-NYPD cop Damian Stone was once at the fast-track to an FBI profession till a mafia ambush price him his accomplice. He left the strength and used to be recruited by means of an elite protection workforce that leverages his hyper-protective instincts to guard the unprotectable--dangerous consumers are Damian's bread and butter. But he by no means anticipated her. Alexa Volkov lived a privileged life—far from the messy underbelly of her father’s Russian mafia. yet that doesn’t cease her from wearing the tattoo that makes Damian burn for revenge. As a criminal offense boss daughter, Alexa is in a different place to break down the association from the interior out. Her plan to testify opposed to the mob patriarch places a bounty on her head that might tempt even the main reliable cop—especially one hell-bent on punishing her for the sins of her father. But the secure condominium a part of Damian’s defense plan is whatever yet secure. In a spot the place alliances are usually not what they appear and the main risky warmth bearing down on them is the forbidden burn of seduction, the one more thing in danger than existence is a deadly hit to the heart.
ebook : In secure palms
Ex-Navy SEAL Samson Jackson has misplaced every little thing he’s ever fought for – and not anything can deliver again his spouse. but if he’s provided a brand new venture holding terrific, sharp-tongued biochemist Angela McAllister from those that are looking to take advantage of the lethal wisdom she incorporates, he’s received no selection yet to simply accept. He couldn’t store his past love, yet probably he can ultimately locate redemption holding the fiery scientist safe. Samson is familiar with he has a tricky highway sooner than him, yet he doesn’t anticipate the asset he’s charged with keeping being so . . . interesting. Falling in love isn’t a part of the plan. specifically while a rogue executive respectable with not anything to lose plans to harness a deadly bioweapon and take revenge at the terrorists hiding out in Samson’s South African village with Angela’s help—and holds her brother as leverage. Now, it’s as much as Samson to guard a city choked with innocents, considered one of whom is the son he hopes to undertake, whereas protecting the lady he loves from damage. He’ll need to struggle strong enemies, and his personal demons, to avoid wasting his international from catastrophe.
publication 3: secure and Sound
Former military captain Max Sterling sees the realm in black and white. Ever given that his days within the army, it’s been his activity to protect the blameless, and the elite secure condo Unit we could him do exactly that. but if he’s assigned to guard Adrien Baudin, a savage murderer set to testify opposed to his mob boss enterprise, his ethical code is shaken to its foundations. Everything’s going in keeping with plan till Lola Reyes, an blameless first grade instructor, enters the image suddenly, bringing the undesirable consciousness of her policeman brother. She’s every little thing Max didn’t imagine he wanted until eventually now—beautiful, being concerned, and independent—and she’s packing a gun. When Lola crashes her automobile at a distant place of dwelling, she believes her horny yet secretive rescuer has her most sensible pursuits at center. reduction turns to misery whilst he and his unnerving companion tie her up and refuse to simply accept her id. And after Max learns of a felony conspiracy concerning Baudin, they’re compelled to head at the run to maintain everyone—including the girl he’s falling for—out of probability. while justice and accountability are at odds, he’ll need to decide on facets in a online game the place the stakes are lifestyles and death.
By Donna Leon
Summoned in the course of the evening to the clinic mattress of a senior pediatrician, Commissario Brunetti is faced with extra questions than solutions. 3 males had burst into the doctor’s condo whereas the family members was once napping, attacked him, and brought away his eighteen-month-old boy. What can have inspired an attack so violent that it has left the health care professional mute? Who could dare to take the doctor’s child?
As Brunetti delves into the case, he starts to discover a narrative of infertility, desperation, and unlawful dealings. while, Brunetti’s colleague, Inspector Vianello, discovers a profitable rip-off among pharmacists and medical professionals within the urban. however it appears to be like as though one of many pharmacists is after greater than cash. What secrets and techniques are to be present in his client’s clinical files? And what has been performed with them? Suffer the Little Children is a robust secret, set in a fantastically discovered Venice, an excellent city seething with big-city vice.
By Denis Guedj
« Je peux t''assurer qu''il y a dans ces ouvrages des histoires qui valent celles de nos meilleurs romanciers. »Monsieur Ruche, Libraire à Montmartre, reçoit une Lettre d''Amazonie signée d''un ami récemment disparu. Ce dernier lui Lègue une incroyable bibliothèque d''ouvrages de sciences. reliefé de Nofutur, le perroquet amnésique, Ruche plonge dans L''histoire des mathématiques pour élucider le mystère de cette disparition. Un roman qui réconcilie avec humour littérature et mathématiques.«Grâce à ce roman best-seller, tous les rebelles aux maths enrageront de découvrir qu''on ne leur avait jamais dit que géométrie, algèbre, Pythagore ou Fermât avaient un charme aussi envoûtant. » - Libération
By Matt Hilton
Dead man's revenge
Martin Maxwell used to be an agent of the key provider. He was once additionally a guy ate up through a fury he quenched via brutal acts of violence that earned him the moniker the Harvestman. Joe Hunter made him pay the cost for his crimes and the govt lined up his precise id, burying him less than the identify Tubal Cain.
But Maxwell survived his close to demise at Hunter's arms. Incarcerated by means of the army, he used to be held lower than the flawed trust he can be rehabilitated to serve his nation once again. Now, he has escaped and began a brand new killing spree, focusing on these answerable for his defeat and imprisonment.
And he is saving Joe Hunter for final . . .
By Andreas Winkelmann
Der neue Stern am deutschen Thriller-Himmel
Der junge Anwalt Sebastian Schneider bekommt eines Tages einen seltsamen short: die erste Strophe des Liedes »Hänschen klein« und das innige Versprechen einer Frau, dass sie und ihr Hans bald wieder vereint sein werden. Sebastian glaubt an einen Irrtum. Er ahnt nicht, dass er einen Liebesbrief in den Händen hält, der sein Leben zerstören wird: den short einer Mutter, die – totgeschwiegen, totgeglaubt, dem Wahnsinn verfallen – auf der Jagd nach ihrem Sohn ist. Und bereit, für ihr Hänschen klein über mehr als eine Leiche zu gehen …
By Lawrence Block
Lawrence Block is best-known for his renowned secret sequence that includes bookseller/burglar Bernie Rhodenbarr and ex-alcoholic detective Matthew Scudder. yet within the past due Sixties and early Nineteen Seventies, he created a globe-trotting adventurer with a hugely constructed flavor for unique locales--Evan Michael Tanner. Tanner's been on a longer holiday and, eventually, Block has introduced him again. Ever given that his New Jersery project went awry in 1972, Tanner has--believe or not--been caught in deep freeze. He has been thawed out despite the fact that, and is able to atone for misplaced time. No does he make himself to be had while he's recruited for an additional covert project destabilizing the govt of Burma, the sufferer of a insurgent circulation. unique atmosphere, drug trafficking, an exiled Russian attractiveness, and a mysterious lifeless guy create an edgy and exciting puzzle for Tanner to piece jointly. In a unique either zany and suspenseful, lovers will eventually study the place Tanner's been most of these years--and the place he is going subsequent.
* Lawrence Block fanatics were anticipating a brand new Evan Tanner secret for 25 years.
* Signet will unencumber the early Evan Tanner books in mass industry versions.
* A teaser bankruptcy of Tanner on Ice will look within the Rhodenbarr secret, The Burglar within the Library.
By Elise Noble
Even a Diamond will be shattered…
After the landlord of a safety corporation is murdered, his sharp-edged spouse is going at the run. compelled to desert every little thing she holds pricey - her domestic, her pals, her activity in precise ops - she builds a brand new lifestyles for herself in England. As Ashlyn Hale, she meets Luke, a good-looking neighborhood who makes her have an understanding of simply how lonely she is.
Yet, even within the sleepy village of reduce Foxford, the darkish facet of existence canines Diamond’s path whilst the unthinkable moves. pressured out of hiding, she races opposed to time to save lots of these she cares approximately. yet is it too little, too past due?
If you will want sweetness and lightweight and all issues bright,
Diamond’s no longer the lady for you.
She’s received sass, she’s bought snark, and she’s moody and darkish,
As she does what a girl’s received to do.
By John D. MacDonald, Dean Koontz
From John D. MacDonald, one of many enduring American novelists of the 20th century, comes a technological know-how fiction vintage with a undying premise. An aimless younger guy discovers how to cease the area in its tracks—and that’s while his lifestyles really begins.
Introduction by means of Dean Koontz
Once a normal math instructor, Omar Krepps constructed a knack for playing, accrued a superb fortune, and spent the remainder of his lifestyles touring the realm and giving freely his thousands. Upon his dying, in spite of the fact that, Krepps bequeaths not anything to his nephew and purely residing blood relative, Kirby Winter—nothing, that's, other than an vintage watch and a sealed letter to be opened after one year.
But Kirby has even more in his ownership than he realizes. The watch has the ability to govern time. not just does this revelation make clear the secret of his uncle’s existence, it places Kirby at the route to unbelievable wealth and a brand new rent on love . . . in addition to a complete host of lethal issues. Even in a universe the place time isn't any factor, Kirby needs to tread rigorously to stick one step prior to danger.
Praise for John D. MacDonald
“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
“As a tender author, all I ever sought after was once to the touch readers as powerfully as John D. MacDonald touched me.”—Dean Koontz
“John D. MacDonald was once a author manner sooner than his time.”—John Saul
By Linda Howard
In six New York Times bestsellers, together with her smashing hardcover debut Now you notice Her, Linda Howard has seamlessly melded exciting sensuality and heart-pounding dramatic pressure. Now she brings again the elusive hero who first seemed in her acclaimed page-turner Kill and Tell -- in a brand new blockbuster that's half suspense, half ardour, and natural Linda Howard.
nobody can get just about John Medina, the CIA's mythical Black Ops professional who works within the shadows of the government's deadliest missions. he's a digital invisible guy, with out pals, many enemies, and a cloud of suspicion surrounding the dying of his spouse. And nobody is aware the risks larger than Niema Burdock. a pointy, steely nerved communications specialist, Niema and her husband, Dallas, labored facet by means of facet with Medina on an explosive project that went tragically unsuitable.
She may possibly listen all of it play out, horribly, at the radio: Dallas trigger the detonators at John Medina's command -- and located himself trapped within the crossfire. In a shattering blast, Niema's wish and her love have been destroyed...
Now Niema has withdrawn to a quiet Intelligence place, and a secure -- if predictable -- lifestyles that has helped her heal her scars from 5 years in the past. and he or she by no means deliberate to determine Medina back.
yet now John Medina wishes her...
A French fingers broker is delivering overseas terrorist devices, and John Medina needs to infiltrate his compound and crack the lethal ring. yet purely Niema can plant the undetectable insects had to nail the cautious and well-connected broker -- a feat that starts through going undercover and profitable his belief. operating her approach into his glamorous international of embassy galas and specific events, Niema steps rigorously throughout a minefield of intimate secrets and techniques, luring the Frenchman whereas inviting catastrophe with each refined and seductive play. but if their cautious procedure starts off to crack, Niema and John take flight in an odd land -- and locate their partnership sparking with an erotically charged, unquenchable electrical energy. In a global of deception, something is obvious: John Medina has once more set Niema on a freefall into possibility and hope -- and one cannot exist with out the opposite.