By Robert Crais
The day starts off like several different in L.A. The sunlight burns scorching because the Santa Ana winds blow ash from mountain fires to coat the glittering urban. yet for personal investigator Joe Pike, town is simply not an analogous back. His ex-lover, Karen Garcia, is useless, brutally murdered with a gun shot to the head.
Now Karen's robust father calls on Pike (a former cop) and his accomplice, Elvis Cole, to maintain an eye fixed at the LAPD as they look for his daughter's killer--because within the luminous urban of Angels, every person has secrets and techniques, or even the potent blue have anything to conceal. yet what begins as a bit procedural hand-holding becomes a perilous online game of cat-and-mouse. For a gloomy internet of conspiracy threatens to smash Pike and Cole's twelve-year friendship--if now not their lives. And L.A. simply may be making a song their dirge.
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By James Patterson, Michael White
The world's so much particular detective corporation opens a brand new place of work - in Australia!
With the easiest detectives within the enterprise, innovative know-how and workplaces worldwide, there isn't any research corporation rather like inner most. Now, at a glittering release get together overlooking the enduring Opera condominium, deepest Sydney throws open its doorways . . .
Craig Gisto and his newly shaped staff have slightly raised their glasses, besides the fact that, while a tender Asian guy, blood-soaked and bullet-ridden, staggers into the social gathering, and what appears like a botched kidnapping seems to be an awful lot extra.
Within days the agency's caseload is complete. however it is a terrible homicide within the prosperous japanese Suburbs and the determined look for a reason that stretches the group to the restrict. Stacy Friel, good friend of the Deputy Commissioner of NSW Police, is not the killer's first sufferer - and because the our bodies mount up she's sincerely now not the final . . .
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By Nick Oldham
THE final enormous task is the fourth of Nick Oldham’s thrillers that includes Henry Christie
An ex-KGB hit-man out to kill .. a caged lion with a flavor for human flesh ... a clumsy medicines courier ... a vindictive ex-con ... a cop with ambition, regardless of the expense ... a heist worthy thousands ... a terrifying come upon with a Black and Decker workmate .. and Henry Christie attempting to carry his lifestyles jointly
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By Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child
For generations, treasure hunters have sought for the major to the Water Pit, the labyrinth of shafts and tunnels that honeycombs Ragged Island. however the Pit is reluctant to renounce its treasure, and plenty of will die prior to its key is published.
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By Ian Hocking
Winner of the crimson Adept Award for technological know-how Fiction
Note: this is often the 2011 version. An up to date variation from Unsung tales is on the market (2014).
It is 2023. Scientist David Proctor is operating for his existence. On his path is Saskia Brandt, a detective with the eu FIB. She has questions. questions on a bomb that exploded again in 2003. yet anyone is looking her too. The clues are within the shattered stories of her earlier existence.
Déjà Vu takes the reader on a startling trip via a potential destiny, notwithstanding electronic minds, and during the implications of the alternatives we make. it's the debut novel by way of Ian Hocking.
'[Hocking's] layering of the narrative is considerate and how he makes occasions from diverse a long time reflect one another indicates quiet ability. it is a small-press ebook; as such, it most likely will not get the publicity it merits. higher publishers should want to take note.' -- Jon Courtenay Grimwood, writing within the father or mother
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By Richard Graham-Yooll
Guy Sinclair is an coverage agent. yet not only any agent. while the corporate director invitations him to a cafe to speak about his doubts about the firm’s global popular enterprise companions, the very last thing he expects to be is the objective of a suicide bomber. Miraculously surviving, he flies to Saudi Arabia to enquire a regimen declare that seems to be something yet regimen. Accepting another invitation he must have grew to become down, Sinclair attends a celebration grew to become surreal. Witnessing a brutal homicide, he reveals himself the suspect. The penalty less than Saudi legislation? Beheading. the single one who can in all probability aid him? The sister of the girl who blew herself, and his boss, to smithereens. Can it worsen? convinced. it might probably. while the path he follows leads with reference to domestic. And Sinclair’s kinfolk turns into concerned with him in a perilous . . . international Policy.
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By David Goodwillie
Aidan Cole and his pals are a band of savvy—if cynical—New York reporters and bloggers, thriving on the intersection of media and superstar. They meet at loft events and dive bars, conversing of scoops and web page perspectives, sexual adventures and new eating places. after which, all of sudden, a bomb rips via a abandoned midtown workplace tower, and Aidan’s existence seriously is not a similar.
Four days later, with out arrests and a urban on side, an nameless email arrives in Aidan’s inbox. hooked up is the picture of a beautiful younger white lady, besides a chilling message: “This is Paige Roderick. She’s the only responsible.”
An brilliant debut novel, American Subversive is a “genuinely exciting mystery” (NewYorker.com) in addition to “an exploration of what motivates radicalism in an age of disillusion” (The long island occasions ebook Review).
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By Scott Mariani
AN ADRENALINE-FUELLED mystery FROM THE grasp BESTSELLER a global CONSPIRACY. one who may well swap THE process background. just one guy can foil a plot set to alter the process history...Ex-SAS soldier Ben desire is having fun with lifestyles at Le Val, the ability in Northern France the place he trains others within the harmful paintings of hostage rescue, until eventually an opportunity incident forces him to tackle the function of bodyguard to the Swiss billionaire Maximilian Steiner. The sufferer of a up to date abduction try out, Steiner believes neo-Nazi terror staff are bent on seizing a prized record from his own assortment - person who may well aid claims that the Holocaust by no means occurred. yet what in the beginning appeared like an easy VIP defense task is became upside-down by way of the looks of a secret girl from Ben's previous. may perhaps he be correct approximately her, or is he wasting his area? On a quest throughout Europe, Ben unearths himself embroiled in a perilous kidnap intrigue and a sinister undertaking that has lain dormant considering that 1944. The stakes are worldwide - and this time Ben is usually scuffling with to guard the folk closest to him...B EN desire is without doubt one of the so much celebrated motion event heroes in British fiction and Scott Mariani is the writer of various bestsellers. subscribe to the ever-growing legion of readers who get breathless with anticipation whilst the countdown to the recent Ben wish mystery begins...
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By David Lender
Former Wall road whiz and present convict Mickey Steinberg is nearing the tip of his three-year sentence at Yankton—the soft nation membership criminal the place he’s loved famous person status—and he’s able to get out and come back on most sensible. He doesn’t have the assets he as soon as did, yet he’s already hatched a brand new plan to promote a forgery of a stolen Van Gogh portray throughout the shady underground artwork industry. He and his new associate, the smooth-talking Paul Reece, have a mark in brain: the sleazy con-man artwork broker who swooped in on Mickey’s loved ex-wife after he used to be locked up. yet along with his outdated associate, Jack Grass, hell-bent on revenge and his pre-prison existence closed to him, it won’t be effortless.
As their plan turns into ever extra complicated, Mickey realizes he simply desires to make solid and make it out of latest York urban alive.
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