By P. J. Tracy
While the corpses of 3 law enforcement officials are came across entombed in snowmen, Grace MacBride and her workforce of crime-busting laptop jocks on the Monkeewrench company are referred to as in to help. What they observe is a terrifying hyperlink one of the sufferers that reaches past the badge and crosses the road among not easy justice and stone chilly vengeance.
By Ward Larsen
Within the final days of WWII, the 3rd Reich makes a determined seize to retrieve its most respected asset, Die Wespe, a secret agent buried deep within the new york venture. the fellow selected for this project is Alexander Braun---American born, Harvard knowledgeable, and a ruthless killer. British Intelligence learns of the Nazi plan. not able to persuade their American opposite numbers of the significance of the danger, they dispatch significant Michael Thatcher to trace down Braun. the path ends up in Rhode Island, the place Lydia Cole, a tender heiress, has unwittingly taken Braun again into her existence. Braun is pressured to run, and there's one position the place he needs to go--Los Alamos, domestic of the long island undertaking. On July sixteen, 1945, the world's first atomic bomb is validated - code named Trinity. within the days that stick to, 4 humans - a tenacious British investigator, a made up our minds younger lady, a killer, and the undercover agent who might compromise America's maximum clinical exercise - may have a fateful rendezvous, all vying for regulate of the key that would form the area.
By Val McDermid
“Hill and Jordan dominate as brilliantly as ever.”—The occasions (Saturday Review) (UK)
Val McDermid’s Tony Hill and Carol Jordan novels are thrillers at their best—unbearably suspenseful, psychologically advanced, expertly plotted and very unlikely to predict—and they've got riveted hundreds of thousands around the globe. As Cross and Burn opens, Tony and Carol are dealing with the largest problem in their specialist lives: the right way to reside with no one another. not anyone has visible Carol in 3 months, and with out her, the police brass now not wish Tony’s prone. much more harmful is the truth that they either carry Tony answerable for the bloody havoc their final case wreaked on Carol’s existence and relatives, and Carol has sworn she’ll by no means communicate to Tony back. yet simply because Tony and Carol’s courting is completed doesn’t suggest the killing is. A physique has been came upon in an deserted flat inhabited by way of squatters. As connections to different lacking or lifeless ladies emerge, a scary trend turns into transparent: a person is killing girls, all of whom endure a awesome resemblance to Carol Jordan. And whilst the facts starts to indicate in a demanding and unforeseen course, considering the unthinkable turns out the one attainable answer.
“Pure examining pleasure! Welcome again, queen of crime Val McDermid.”—The Florida Times-Union
“Fiendishly smart . . . The inventive manner during which [the villain] assessments the mettle of Hill and Jordan isn't really to be overlooked through lovers of the weird sleuthing duo.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review)
By David Poyer
"Tiller Galloway is a good hero . . . A fast moving, convincing mystery set in an strange locale." --Baltimore sunlight "Plot twists and turns that chart a difficult direction during the deep waters of human desire and greed." --Ocala Star-Banner “Local surroundings and an outstanding wisdom of treacherous currents maintain issues on course.” --The London occasions On a moonless evening in 1945, a destroyer sinks a U-Boat fifty miles off Hatteras Island, the Graveyard of the Atlantic. Over a half-century later, the mummified corpses of 3 crewmen, wrapped in a decaying rubber raft, come to mild in the course of excavation for a brand new purchasing improvement. Their reappearance unleashes neo-Nazis, drug smugglers, and a shadowy "historian" with an ominous plan. while Hatteras local, salvage diver, and ex-con Lyle "Tiller" Galloway III starts off digging into the invention, he is compelled by way of an island kin to tackle a deadly silent accomplice. jointly, he and Shadrach Aydlett will realize what really occurred within the Carolina sand hills see you later in the past, and what everyone's relatively after . . . lots of long-lost Nazi gold. and at last, he’ll conflict a ruthless killer many fathoms underneath the stormy sea off Cape Hatteras. HATTERAS BLUE's infrequent unique hardcover sells for over 100 funds. This re-creation has been revised through the writer to make it much more interesting and real.
Waking up chained to a chair, tortured and shut to loss of life Paparazzi photographer Robert Hunter attempts to recollect what introduced him to this hell.
It’s August 1997 and after receiving a tip off he travels to Paris to get the news of his lifestyles. Unknown to him he has simply turn into a pawn in a determined video game of existence and dying.
Witness to the twist of fate which kills a British Princess he's pursued throughout Europe through males who will cease at not anything to trap him.
By Richard North Patterson
On a chilly day in January President Kerry Kilcannon takes the oath of office-- and inside of days makes his first, most vital movement: appointing a brand new leader Justice of the excellent courtroom. Kilcannon's selection is a feminine pass judgement on with an excellent list. And a mystery.
While the Senate spars over Caroline Masters' nomination, an inflammatory abortion rights case is making its manner towards the judge--and will explode into the headlines. unexpectedly, the main divisive factor in the US turns the President's nomination into all-out struggle. And from pass judgement on Masters to a conservative, war-hero senator dealing with a main issue of moral sense and a fifteen-year-old lady scuffling with for her destiny, nobody can be safe. defend and Defend takes us on a riveting trip among what's felony, what's correct . . . and the cost of ultimately understanding the variation.
An F-18 army fighter careens all of a sudden sky above the Mojave barren region. A television cameraman who grew up in a small city simply miles away can see what will occur subsequent. Frantically, Wes Stewart races to the downed jet and attempts to save lots of the pilot's existence. while the airplane explodes, Wes escapes with out harm-and plunges right into a murderous conspiracy.
It's been 15 years on account that Wes has been again to the desolate land of his formative years. Now he unearths himself up opposed to the U.S. army, the neighborhood police, and somebody who's monitoring his each stream. within the moments he spent with the death pilot, Wes found anything that may get him killed. yet whereas he attempts to untangle an online of lies and secrets and techniques surrounding the crash, one other possibility is stalking him. And this one he'll by no means see coming.
By Stephen White
In his most modern masterwork of mental suspense, the New York Times bestselling writer of this system, caution Signs, and The most sensible Revenge friends right into a bothered marriage to craft a shattering story of secrecy, eroticism, betrayal, and homicide.
Psychologist Alan Gregory is juggling his obligations as a father, a husband, and physician while a stunning lady walks into his place of work with an brilliant admission. Gibbs Storey believes that her husband could have murdered a lady. Then, Gibbs stuns Alan back with one other revelation: She thinks there are different victims…and her husband isn't complete killing but.
By Michael Crichton
From the writer of Timeline, Sphere, and Congo comes the sequel to the smash-hit Jurassic Park, a mystery that’s been thousands of years within the making.
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
“Fast and gripping.”—The Washington publish ebook World
it truly is now six years because the mystery catastrophe at Jurassic Park, six years because the awesome dream of technological know-how and mind's eye got here to a crashing end—the dinosaurs destroyed, the park dismantled, and the island indefinitely closed to the public.
There are rumors that whatever has survived. . . .
“Harrowing thrills . . . fast moving and engaging.”—People
“A very frightening read.”—Entertainment Weekly
“Action-packed.”—New York Daily News
“An edge-of-the-seat tale.”—St. Petersburg Times
By David Rosenfelt
A reporter for the Bergen information, Chris Turley may well by no means degree as much as his father. Edward Turley, a mixture of Bob Woodward and Ernie Pyle, was once one of many final nice investigative journalists and a tough guy to provoke. whereas caught overlaying press meetings and city corridor conferences, Chris, his father's legend in brain, has continuously dreamed of his personal Pulitzer, in spite of the fact that not going it seems.
Then sooner or later whereas he's ready to fulfill a resource, a huge explosion takes out 1/2 an workplace development round the corner. stunned into motion, Chris saves 5 humans from the burning construction. His firsthand account within the subsequent day's paper makes him a hero and a celebrity.
And that's no longer all. The source's subsequent tip offers a moment headline-grabber of a narrative for Chris, and without notice his occupation is asking much more like his dad's. yet then it kind of feels this nameless resource has had a plan for Chris all alongside, and his success for being within the correct position on the correct time isn't a twist of fate in any respect. What gave the look of a reporter's dream speedy turns into an inescapable nightmare.
Down to the twine, David Rosenfelt's surprising new mystery approximately a normal guy who will get precisely what he's continually sought after at a value he can by no means pay, is an extreme thrill experience that would have readers racing during the pages correct as much as the top.