By Mike Lawson
By R. J. Harries
A criminologist seeks revenge for his journalist girlfriend’s homicide.
A estate tycoon’s spouse is abducted for an ever-increasing ransom.
Sean Archer needs to locate the Boathouse to unravel those possible unrelated instances.
But the Boathouse is an off-grid torture facility operated by way of black-ops mercenaries.
Sean Archer is a self-taught criminologist and profiler who has been keen about crime given that his mom and dad have been came across useless whilst he used to be fourteen. a working laptop or computer savant who has built electronic profiling instruments that the police have come to depend upon, Sean has received a name for having the ability to resolve crimes that nobody else can. but if his personal female friend, Alex, is brutally murdered whereas studying an off-grid torture facility known as The Boathouse, his fantastic innovations are of little need. Alex has left little for Sean to move on – just a checklist of names. Then Peter Sinclair, a estate billionaire, contacts Sean for aid. His spouse, Becky, has been abducted and may be killed if he is going to the police or doesn’t stick to directions. Sean has the same opinion to aid. now not simply because he wishes the case, yet simply because Peter Sinclair was once on Alex’s checklist. whilst Sean tracks Becky down, she leads him correct the place he desires to pass. Or so he thinks. As he climbs over the wall of the Boathouse, he’s yes he’s only one step from discovering Alex’s killers. yet Sean is completely unprepared for this crime and this position. The Boathouse is extra heinous, extra sinister than whatever Sean has ever imagined
By Andrew Pyper
**WINNER OF THE 2014 mystery AWARD FOR top NOVEL**
Fans of The Historian won’t be capable to positioned down this spellbinding literary horror tale within which a Columbia professor needs to use his wisdom of demonic mythology to rescue his daughter from the Underworld.
Professor David Ullman is one of the world’s prime experts on demonic literature, with detailed services in Milton’s Paradise Lost. no longer that David is a believer—he sees what he teaches as a department of the mind's eye and not anything extra. So while the mysterious skinny girl arrives at his workplace and invitations him to shuttle to Venice and witness a “phenomenon,” he turns her down. She leaves airplane tickets and an handle on his table, advising David that her supplier isn't frequently disappointed.
That night, David’s spouse declares she is leaving him. along with his lifestyles unexpectedly in shambles, he all of a sudden whisks his cherished twelve-year-old daughter, Tess, off to Venice finally. the lady has lately been plagued by an identical depression moods David is aware so good, and he hopes to cheer her up and distract them either from the worries at home.
But what occurs in Venice will switch everything.
First, in a tiny attic room on the deal with supplied by way of the skinny lady, David sees a guy constrained in a chair, muttering, truly insane… yet may possibly he really be possessed? Then the guy speaks basically, within the voice of David’s lifeless father, repeating the final phrases he ever spoke to his son. phrases that experience left scars—and a mystery—behind.
When David rushes again to the lodge, he discovers Tess perched at the roof’s aspect, excessive above the waters of the Grand Canal. prior to she falls, she manages to utter a last plea: Find me.
What follows is an unbelievable trip for David Ullman from skeptic to precise believer. In a terrifying quest guided through symbols and riddles from the pages of Paradise misplaced, David needs to song the demon that has captured his daughter and become aware of its identify. If he fails, he'll lose Tess ceaselessly.
By Eric Van Lustbader
After Bourne is ambushed and approximately killed whereas in Indonesia, he fakes his demise to tackle a brand new id and venture- to determine who's attempting to assassinate him. within the method, Bourne starts to question who he fairly is and what he might develop into if he now not carried the Bourne id. around the globe, an American passenger airliner is shot down over Egypt-apparently by way of an Iranian missile-leaving the realm thinking about if it was once an twist of fate or an act of aggression. a huge international staff lead by means of Soraya Moore is assembled to enquire the assault ahead of the location escalates.
When Bourne's look for his would-be murderer intersects with Soraya's look for the gang in the back of the plane bombing, Bourne is thrust right into a race to avoid a brand new international struggle. however it might already be too past due.
By Brian Evenson, Peter Straub
"The deceptively uncomplicated prose retains the e-book brisk or even gripping as its puzzles develop extra craggy and intricate. this can be Evenson's singular, Poe-like present: He writes with intelligence and a gradual hand, even if his characters choose to lop their very own limbs off."—Time Out New York
When Kline is abducted by way of a dismal sect that believes amputation brings you towards God, he is tasked with uncovering who murdered their chief. Will he discover the reality in time to avoid wasting himself, tackle the mantle of prophet, or damage all he sees with a rain of biblical violence?
By Phil Tucker
As profitable because it is against the law, the CoffinCam community caters to the degenerate tastes of closet necrophiles internationally. but you by no means understand what one can find should you realize the lifeless of their graves. whilst a consumer reviews a disturbance on digicam #7, the staff working the community fee into the feed--and see that the physique has long gone lacking. with no the grave having been dug up. which means whatever has arise from less than. made up our minds to benefit from this chance of a life-time, they arrange to investigate--even if it skill following the corpses into the darkness underneath their graves themselves.
By Irvine Welsh
The Trainspotting lads are back...and in worse form than ever.
within the final gasp of minor, Simon "Sick Boy" Williamson is again in Edinburgh. He faucets into one final nice rip-off: directing and generating a porn movie. To make it paintings, he wishes bedfellows: the stunning Nikki Fuller-Smith, a pupil with ambition, ego, and issues to rival his personal; outdated friend Mark Renton; and a motley team that incorporates the neighborhood's favourite ex-beverage salesman, "Juice" Terry.
on the earth of Porno, even though, even the cons are conned. ill Boy and Renton jockey for high puppy. The out-of-jail and in-for-revenge Begbie is at the free. yet it is the hapless, drug-addled Spud who could be spreading the main trouble.
Porno is a unique in regards to the Trainspotting group ten years extra down the road: nonetheless scheming, nonetheless scamming, nonetheless combating for the top notch seats because the educate careens at excessive pace with derailment looming round the subsequent nook.
By Stieg Larsson
Used to be geschah mit Harriet Vanger? Während eines Familientreffens spurlos verschwunden, bleibt ihr Schicksal jahrzehntelang ungeklärt. Bis der Journalist Mikael Blomkvist und die Ermittlerin Lisbeth Salander recherchieren. used to be sie zutage fördern, lässt alle Beteiligten wünschen, sie hätten sich nie mit diesem Fall beschäftigt.
An seinem eighty two. Geburtstag erhält der einflussreiche Industrielle Henrik Vanger in step with submit anonym ein Geschenk. Das Paket enthält eine gepresste Blüte hinter Glas, genau wie in den forty three Jahren zuvor. Vangers Lieblingsnichte Harriet hatte ihm 1958 zum ersten Mal dieses Geschenk gemacht, doch dann verschwand sie spurlos. Ihr Leichnam wurde nie gefunden.
In einer letzten Anstrengung beschließt Vanger herauszufinden, was once dem geliebten Mädchen tatsächlich zustieß. Er engagiert den Journalisten Mikael Blomkvist, der, getarnt als Biograf, bald auf erste Spuren stößt. Unterstützt wird er von der jungen Ermittlerin Lisbeth Salander, einem virtuosen Computergenie mit messerscharfem Verstand. Je tiefer Blomkvist und Salander in der Vangerschen Familiengeschichte graben, desto grauenvoller sind ihre Enthüllungen.
By Nick Cutter
From the acclaimed writer of The Troop—a publication that's “utterly terrifying” (Clive Barker). “Fans of unflinching bleakness and all-out horror will love this novel….Each new surprise is freshly disturbing.” (Publishers Weekly, starred review)
A unusual plague known as the ‘Gets is decimating humanity on an international scale. It reasons humans to forget—small issues in the beginning, like the place they left their keys, then the not-so-small issues, like tips to force or the letters of the alphabet. Their our bodies fail to remember how you can functionality involuntarily. there is not any cure.
yet a long way under the skin of the Pacific Ocean, a common healer hailed as “ambrosia” has been chanced on. that allows you to research this phenomenon, a different study lab has been equipped 8 miles below the sea’s floor. but if the station is going incommunicado, a courageous few descend in the course of the lightless fathoms in hopes of unraveling the mysteries lurking at these crushing depths…and probably to come across an evil blacker than whatever you can actually most likely think.
By Eric Van Lustbader
The recent York Times–bestselling novel depicting Nicholas Linnear's trip to trace a savage serial killerA sadist haunts the again alleys and intercourse golf equipment of Tokyo, settling on up girls, horrifically mutilating them, and abandoning a calling card written in blood: this would be your spouse. He kills fearlessly, convinced the police won't ever seize him.The simply guy who may possibly cease this fiend is Nicholas Linnear, a martial arts specialist whose early life schooling within the dojos of Japan has made him one of many country's best practitioners of ninjutsu. yet Linnear fears that his ailment could have left him Shiro Ninja—stripped of his energy and self-discipline. With the killer turning out to be progressively more brazen, Linnear needs to summon all his energy and coaching prior to his circle of relatives turns into the following objective.