By Sandra Brown
Number 1 New York occasions bestselling writer Sandra Brown’s "scorching...action-filled" (Publishers Weekly) story of corruption and betrayal, revenge and reversal.
When newswoman Britt Shelley wakes as much as locate herself in mattress with Jay Burgess, a celebrity detective within the Charleston PD, she recalls not anything of ways she bought there—or how Jay wound up useless. good-looking, hard-partying Jay was once one in all 4 heroic urban officers who risked their lives 5 years past to steer others to security from a catastrophic hearth. His lifelong pal, Raley Gannon, used to be later assigned to enquire the blaze. yet Raley by no means complete the inquiry simply because one calamitous evening his occupation used to be destroyed by means of scandal. Now, the newswoman whose biased reporting helped lead to Raley's downfall could be his in simple terms likelihood to vindicate himself and get justice for the fire's sufferers. however the extra Raley and Britt observe approximately that fateful day, the extra perilous the placement turns into, until eventually they don't seem to be simply chasing the reality yet operating for his or her lives.
By Jonathan Stone
Forty years’ accumulation of artwork, antiques, and relatives images are greater than simply gadgets for Stanley Peke—they are evidence of a lifestyles absolutely lived. A existence he can have simply misplaced lengthy ago.
When a con guy steals his houseful of possessions in a cosmopolitan moving-day rip-off, Peke wanders helplessly via his empty New England domestic, necessarily reminded of one other helpless time: a long time in Peke’s prior, a chilly and threadbare Stanislaw Shmuel Pecoskowitz eked out a determined life within the war-torn Polish nation-state, subsisting on scraps and dodging Nazi infantrymen. Now, the seventy-two-year-old Peke—who survived, got here to the USA, and succeeded—must summon his unique grit and backbone to trace down the thieves, retrieve his issues, and restoration the existence he made for himself.
Peke and his spouse, Rose, hint the trail of the thieves’ truck throughout the USA, to the wilds of Montana, and to an final, chilling disagreement with not just the thieves but additionally with Peke’s brutal, unresolved prior.
By Jeff Rovin
Tom Clancy's Op-Center: name to Treason is one more gripping addition to the bestselling sequence masterminded via Tom Clancy and Steve Pieczenik. The Op-Center's finances is slashed, leaving common Mike Rodgers available in the market for a brand new activity. while presidential candidiate Senator Donald Orr recruits Rodgers to behave as his army consultant, it appears like an ideal transition. there is only one challenge. A spree of deaths should be tied to Orr's presidential run and Rodgers needs to make a decision even if to join up or close it down.
By Ed McBain
A calypso singer clean off a gig walks domestic in a downpour, whilst pictures tear via his head like metal rain. A hooker out in the street within the related depressing climate doesn’t understand her ultimate trick may be her final. What brings those unhappy ends together…the related gun.
It is stormy within the 87th Precinct and with each hour that passes, each minute the killer remains at the free, the path is barely going to get chillier. yet that first clue regularly results in one other, and Detectives Carella and Meyer locate themselves in a gloomy, twisted international of intercourse and sadism that ripples during the city’s veins like an outbreak. in the event that they don’t locate their guy quickly, the illness will flip lethal again…and again…and again…
Taut and constant with the brute strength of a bullet to bone, Calypso is one of many darkest entries in bestselling writer Ed McBain’s 87th Precinct series.
By Robert Ludlum
2011 Retail ePub from OverDrive to fortunately fill a request.
Deep within the Hausruck Mountains of Austria, there's a distant hideaway--the fortress-like nerve middle of an ominous stream, the Brotherhood of the Watch. American agent Harry Latham has penetrated the move, a neo-Nazi association that was once born within the days after the 3rd Reich's defeat and whose lethal tentacles have unfold to the U.S. and past. Now, after 3 years in deep conceal, and at the eve of his so much wonderful good fortune, Harry Latham has disappeared.
Drew Latham, targeted Officer for Consular Operations in Paris, is frantic to find his older brother's destiny. but if he gets the surprising excellent news that Harry has surfaced, gut-twisting doubts come up. Has Harry's disguise been blown? And if that is so, why has the Brotherhood of the Watch allow him live?
For Harry Latham has emerged with an explosive record: the key supporters of the flow, between them the various highest-ranking officers within the usa and its allies,...
By Craig Simpson
Finn Gunnersen and his pals Loki and Freya were recruited through the enigmatic 'X' as designated brokers, operating for the Allies. performing on details from the French resistance they're sent on Operation loss of life Ray to help within the sabotage of important German know-how. yet with suspected double brokers of their midst and their family held by way of the Gestapo, it's not only their very own lives in danger in the event that they fail... In a global at struggle, all people has their half to play.
By Vince Flynn
Following up number 1 New York Times bestselling writer Vince Flynn’s The 3rd Option, this electrifying Mitch Rapp mystery offers “first-class political intrigue from a grasp storyteller” (Booklist).
The affirmation of Dr. Irene Kennedy because the CIA’s new director explodes into chaos as a perilous within plot to spoil her and in advance finish the president’s time period emerges. in the meantime, as a deadly international chief earnings strength within the nuclear hands race, Israel forces the president’s hand with a chilling ultimatum. With the threat of global conflict III looming, the president calls on best counterterrorism operative Mitch Rapp, who scours the alleys of Baghdad and the avenues of Washington for America’s enemies. yet with purely weeks to take out the nukes, Rapp is up opposed to a ticking clock—and very unlikely odds.
By Alistair MacLean
An undercover undertaking past the Iron Curtain to get well a defected scientist is going disastrously flawed – a vintage early chilly conflict mystery from the acclaimed grasp of motion and suspense. Now reissued in a brand new conceal style.
Michael Reynolds was once going insane … slowly yet necessarily insane. And the main bad a part of it was once that he knew it. because the final compelled injection, there have been not anything he may possibly do in regards to the relentless onset of this insanity. The extra he struggled to disregard the indications, the extra acutely he grew to become conscious of them, the deeper into his brain dug these fiendish chemical claws that have been tearing his brain apart…
By Ngaio Marsh
There will continually be an England, and on this planet of conventional crime fiction, there'll consistently be an top Quintern, this kind of Little English Village that's domestic generally to the very wealthy and the servants who make their lives pleasant. yet Sybil Foster's existence isn't pleasant, whether she does have a really gifted gardener. Exhausted from her quite a few relations stresses – a daughter, for example, who desires to marry a guy with no identify! – Sybil takes herself off to a neighborhood lodge that makes a speciality of soothing shattered nerves. whilst she's killed, Inspector Alleyn has a true puzzler on his palms: sure, she used to be foolish, snobbish, and aggravating. but when that have been adequate intent for homicide, 1/2 England will be six ft less than.
By Helene Tursten
Irene Huss is a former Ju-Jitsu champion, a mom of dual teenage ladies, the spouse of a winning chef, and a Detective Inspector with the Violent Crimes Unit in Goteborg, Sweden. And now she’s again with a gripping follow-up to Detective Inspector Huss.
One nurse lies useless and one other vanishes after their medical institution is hit via a blackout. the single witness claims to have visible Nurse Tekla doing her rounds, yet Nurse Tekla died sixty years in the past. Detective Inspector Irene Huss of the Violent Crimes Unit has the problem of disentangling wandering ghosts and complicated human relationships to resolve this fascinating case.
A cult hit in its first 3 installments, the Irene Huss sequence is offered once more for English-language fanatics.