By Adrian Magson
Introducing expert watcher and deep disguise expert Marc Portman within the first of this gorgeous new series
He's a qualified shadow. A watcher who presents security in probably opposed occasions. He works within the historical past, remains off the checklist. frequently the folks he is guarding do not know he is there. a few humans be aware of him as Portman.
When British intelligence brokers are sent to barter the discharge of a gaggle of western hostages in Somalia, veteran MI6 operator Tom Vane realizes that anything approximately this operation does not stack up. Unwilling to work out promising officials sacrificed in what he believes to be a suicide project, he covertly hires deep hide expert Marc Portman to guard them.
Heading for the wild and lawless land at the Kenyan/Somali border, Portman quickly realizes that the British Intelligence prone were double-crossed. Can he live to tell the tale lengthy adequate to maintain his fees alive and forestall a disaster?
By Stuart Woods
Stone Barrington returns within the new edge-of-your-seat mystery from the number one New York Times–bestselling author.
whilst he’s apprised on the final minute of a compulsory assembly in another country, Stone Barrington rushes off to Europe for a whirlwind journey of commercial and, in fact, excitement. yet from the beginning the journey appears to be like cursed, tormented by suspicious “accidents” and unlucky occasions, and a few of Stone’s plans cross up in flames—literally.
now not a believer in accident, Stone units out to benefit the real resource of his curious misfortune and reveals that what seemed to be undesirable success may possibly, in reality, were a caution. From the stylish streets of Paris to Italy's extraordinary Amalfi Coast, Stone is pursued from both sides . . . but if the tables flip, the hunted may well develop into the hunter . . .
By Mary Higgins Clark
Mary Higgins Clark, the Queen of Suspense, crafts a terrifying tale of homicide and obsession with “a slambam end” (Los Angeles occasions e-book Review).
When Laurie Kenyon, a twenty-one-year-old scholar, is accused of murdering her English professor, she has no reminiscence of the crime. Her fingerprints, notwithstanding, are in all places. while she asks her sister, lawyer Sarah, to mount her safety, Sarah in flip brings in psychiatrist Justin Donnelly. abducted on the age of 4 and victimized for 2 years, Laurie has built wonderful coping talents. in simple terms while the insufferable stories of these misplaced years are published can the reality of the crime come out—and merely then can the ultimate sadistic plan of her abductor, whose obsession is more advantageous than ever, be published.
By Erica Spindler
The White Rabbit beckons you to persist with him, down the rabbit gap, into his international. he is a deceiver, a trickster. you will not comprehend what's fact and what's a lie. He goals to most sensible you. Beat you. And while he does, you die.
A friend's brutal homicide turns former murder detective Stacy Killian's lifestyles the wrong way up. Unwilling to belief Spencer Malone, the overconfident New Orleans detective assigned to the case, Stacy is forced to come to the investigative position she had fled.
The research leads Stacy and Spencer to White Rabbit, a cultish delusion role-playing online game. White Rabbit is darkish, violent -- and addictive. because the physique count number mounts, they locate themselves trapped in a terrifying video game that is extra actual than existence and demise. simply because someone can die earlier than the ultimate second while White Rabbit is over . . . and the killer takes all.
By Benjamin Wood
From the award-winning writer of The Bellwether Revivals comes a "gorgeous and harrowing paintings" (Emily St. John Mandel) set on a mysterious island, the place artists attempt to get better their misplaced gifts--and the place not anything is sort of because it seems.
located on a Turkish island, Portmantle will be the strangest, such a lot particular artists' colony round. Its magnificent citizens linger for years, all expenditures paid and residing less than assumed names. Relieved of the burdens of time and ego, they're loose to create their subsequent masterpieces.
Elspeth Conroy (aka "Knell") is a Scottish painter who has been at Portmantle for a decade, a refugee from the stressful London artwork scene. Her fellow longtimers comprise Quickman, whose sole booklet grew to become a vintage and paralyzed his muse; MacKinney, a playwright who left at the back of her relations; and Pettifer, an architect obsessing over an unfinished cathedral. In his brilliant moment novel, Benjamin wooden offers us “an intensely intimate portrait of an artist as a tender lady, with truths on each web page” (Independent).
The airtight international at Portmantle shatters while the 17-year-old Fullerton arrives on the gates, his provenance and abilities unknown. As Knell searches for solutions, she finds the trail that led her to this position: Her intimate bond along with her gruff inebriated of a mentor; her early successes and crushing mess ups; a trip around the Atlantic and into the psychiatrist's place of work; and a grand fee of astronomical importance.
what's "The Ecliptic," and the way does it relate to the lifestyles Elspeth left at the back of? this beautiful puzzle of a singular touches the pinnacle and the center, and the influence is little short of electrifying.
Named the best Crime Novels of the yr by means of the Milwaukee magazine Sentinal
John Brighton is a standard younger schoolteacher nonetheless hung up on his ex, Michelle. Suspecting her new boyfriend is dishonest on her, John comes to a decision to persist with Frank's Lexus and discover the reality as soon as and for all. seems John's in for a tremendous shock. Frank isn't really heading for a few sack time with one other lady. as a substitute he drags John into the center of a shootout at the banks of the Hudson River, and ahead of John understands what is taking place, he is knee-deep in bodies.
Before the corpses can also cool, Frank disappears and John reveals himself sought after for 5 murders. without technique to turn out his innocence, John is going at the run—not purely from the police, yet a vicious murderer in addition. And whilst Michelle is abducted, John’s worst-case state of affairs comes precise. although his head tells him to stick in hiding, his center says in a different way. He has to avoid wasting the lady he loves or die trying.
As John starts to discover the reality surrounding the occasions that experience became his existence the wrong way up, he learns it isn’t simply Michelle he needs to rescue. millions of alternative blameless lives are in jeopardy too.
A heart-pounding, heart-stopping, heart-breaking mystery from two-time Shamus Award nominated writer, Dave White. For lovers of Harlan Coben, Thomas Perry and Jeff Abbott.
Praise for Witness to Death
"Dave White has continuously been in a position to construct tales with the perfect stability of suspense and contemplative personality learn. He builds a personality that's like us. general, common. a man with genuine fears." --The Hungry Detective
"A magnificent thriller." --The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel
By J. D. Robb
Eve Dallas tracks a tender couple whose heated ardour for every different is fueled via chilly brutality—in the most recent crime mystery from the #1 manhattan Times bestselling writer of Obsession in Death and Festive in Death.
When Lieutenant Eve Dallas examines a clean physique in a seedy alleyway in downtown big apple, the victim’s accidents are so large that she virtually misses the clue. Carved into the outside is the form of a heart—initials inside of interpreting “E” and “D”…
In Arkansas, Ella-Loo and her lately published ex-con boyfriend, Darryl, don’t ever intend to half back. in order that they hit the line, yet then issues get a bit messy they usually finish up killing someone—an adventure that stokes a fierce, wild wish in Ella-Loo. A wish for Darryl. And a wish to kill again.
As they move kingdom strains on their approach to ny to discover the existence they suspect they deserve, they depart a path of evil at the back of them. yet now they’ve landed within the jurisdiction of Lt. Dallas and her group on the ny Police and safeguard division. And, along with her husband Roarke at her facet, Eve has each purpose of searching them down and giving them what they really deserve…
By Michael Grant
It's been seven months considering that the entire adults disappeared. long past. It occurs in a single evening: a lady who died now walks one of the residing; Zil and the Human team set hearth to Perdido seashore; and amid the flames and smoke, Sam sees the determine of the boy he fears the main: Drake. yet Drake is dead—or so that they thought.
Perdido seashore burns and battles rage: Astrid opposed to the city Council; the Human workforce as opposed to the mutants; and Sam opposed to Drake, who's again from the lifeless and able to end the place he and Sam left off. they are saying that demise is how to get away the FAYZ, yet are the children of Perdido seashore determined sufficient to think that loss of life will set them free?
By Will Adams
Truth collides with fiction in Will Adams 3rd pulse-pounding experience that includes the enigmatic Daniel Knox. 20 years after vanishing and not using a hint, French archaeologist Roland Petitier makes a dramatic reappearance at a huge Athens convention, promising an superb locate - the mythical Golden Fleece. yet earlier than he can provide his speak, he's discovered lifeless in a resort room; and an out-of-control policeman places Petitier's onetime protege Augustin Pascal into in depth care, then later accuses him of Petitier's homicide. basically Augustin's closest neighbors, Daniel Knox and Gaille Bonnard can end up his innocence. even if, rumours of the fleece's rediscovery have unfold, and. bold Georgian oligarch Nergadze is set to get it first. He sends his psychopathic grandson Mikhail to Athens with orders to convey it again. Mikhail quick turns into confident that Dan Knox has it, and slowly strikes in for the kill!
By Sigmund Brouwer
Safe by way of the darkish of evening, Jaimie Piper runs. yet is anyplace secure while Evil is looking you?
She’s only a twelve year-old lady, bumped round among foster houses and relegated to varsity periods for challenged teenagers, these lagging of their attempt rankings or with behavioral issues. But her genuine challenge is that she will feel whatever the opposite children can’t—something darkish. whatever compelling her to run for her life.
All Crockett gray desires is to mark the anniversary of his daughter’s dying alone.
But whilst his pupil Jaimie involves him, terrified, her want for cover collides together with his grief, and a tangled internet of unusual occasions sends them either spiraling towards destruction.
Crockett’s one desire of having his lifestyles again is to discover the mysterious secrets and techniques of Jaimie’s prior and her unusual reward. It isn’t lengthy earlier than his discoveries lead him to a darker conspiracy, secrets and techniques guarded via the top seat of energy within the world—the Vatican.