By Sandra Brown
From number one New York occasions bestselling writer Sandra Brown comes Hello, Darkness, a super, fast moving story a couple of lady haunted by means of her earlier and stuck in a nightmare that threatens to spoil her future.
For Paris Gibson, her well known late-night radio convey is either an break out and her one actual touch with the skin global. To her unswerving listeners, she is a smart and depended on buddy who not just takes their requests yet listens to their difficulties and infrequently dispenses advice.
Paris’s global of isolation is shattered while one listener—a guy who identifies himself merely as “Valentino”—tells her that the lady he loves jilted him due to Paris's on-air recommendation. Now he intends to distinct his revenge: first he plans to kill the girl—then he'll come after Paris.
Joined by means of the Austin police division, Paris plunges right into a race opposed to time so one can locate Valentino sooner than he can perform his probability. To her dismay, she unearths that she needs to now paintings with crime psychologist Dean Malloy, a guy with whom she stocks a historical past. His presence arouses previous passions, forcing Paris to confront painful thoughts that she had come to Austin to forget.
As the clock ticks down and Valentino’s threats come in the direction of turning into truth, Paris reveals herself pressured to house a killer who is probably not a stranger at all.
Tense and compelling correct as much as the chilling climax, Hello, Darkness is suspense at its best possible, by means of the writer USA TODAY dubbed “a masterful storyteller, rigorously crafting stories that retain readers at the fringe of their seats.”
#1 NEW YORK instances BESTSELLER • quickly TO BE an important movie • NAMED the most effective BOOKS OF THE 12 months through KIRKUS REVIEWS
Never cross back—but Jack Reacher does, and the prior eventually catches up with him. . . . Never cross Back is a novel of action-charged suspense starring “one of the simplest mystery characters at paintings this day” (Newsweek).
Former army cop Jack Reacher makes all of it the best way from snowbound South Dakota to his vacation spot in northeastern Virginia, close to Washington, D.C.: the headquarters of his outdated unit, the one hundred and tenth MP. The previous stone development is the nearest factor to a house he ever had.
Reacher is there to meet—in person—the new commanding officer, significant Susan Turner, to this point only a hot, fascinating voice at the phone.
however it isn’t Turner at the back of the CO’s table. And Reacher is hit with items of stunning information, one with severe felony effects, and one too own to even imagine about.
whilst threatened, you could run or fight.
Reacher fights, aiming to discover Turner and transparent his identify, slightly a step sooner than the military, and the FBI, and the D.C. Metro police, and 4 unidentified thugs.
Combining an difficult puzzle of a plot and a thrilling chase for fact and justice, Lee baby places Reacher via his paces—and makes him query who he's, what he’s performed, and the very way forward for his untethered lifestyles at the open road.
Don’t leave out Lee Child’s brief tale “High warmth” behind the book.
Praise for Never pass Back
“A breathless cross-country spree . . . the superior, wiliest writing [Lee] baby has ever performed . . . Child’s bodacious motion hero, Jack Reacher, has already tramped via 17 novels and 3 book singles. yet his most up-to-date, Never move Back, could be the most sensible wasteland island interpreting within the sequence. It’s incredibly good plotted. and entire of untamed surprises. And clever approximately Reacher’s odd nature. and certainly Bunyanesque in its admiring contributions to Reacher lore.”—Janet Maslin, The manhattan Times
“Welcome to the relentless global of Jack Reacher and his extraordinary tendency to be within the mistaken position on the correct time. . . . baby has created an iconic personality that different mystery writers attempt to emulate yet don’t come with reference to matching. He has a expertise for taking fabric that during the fingers of alternative authors will be stale and making it look clean. . . . Tight and compelling . . . Never move Back is certainly one of Child’s top novels.”—Associated Press
“An adrenaline-charged, action-packed mystery . . . most unlikely to place down.”—Lansing country Journal
“The discussion hasn't ever been sharper. . . . The pages flip themselves.”—San Antonio Express-News
“For the natural excitement of easy, nonstop motion, nobody touches Reacher.”—Kirkus stories (starred review)
“Brilliant . . . baby by no means, ever slips. He retains the motion cranking greater than somebody, yet, better of all, he retains us guessing approximately Reacher.”—Booklist (starred review)
“One of the easiest within the series.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review)
From the Paperback edition.
By Jack Higgins
Sean Dillon takes on a undertaking of mercy, within which he'll be proven none.
Intelligence operative Sean Dillon stops Caspar Rashid at Heathrow Airport?and is pulled into probability. The man?s daughter has been abducted through Rashid?s personal father and brought to Iraq to be married to at least one of the center East?s so much feared terrorists.
Rashid begs Dillon for help?but he has no concept of the poor chain of occasions he's approximately to unharness, nor of the chance he's approximately to stand.
By Christopher Reich
New York instances Bestseller
Dr. Jonathan Ransom, a doctor for medical professionals borderless, is mountain climbing within the Swiss Alps along with his spouse, Emma, whilst she falls right into a hidden crevasse and dies. Twenty-four hours later, Jonathan gets an envelope addressed to his spouse containing baggage-claim tickets. wondered, he trips to a railway station basically to discover himself inexplicably attacked via the Swiss police. abruptly compelled on the run, Jonathan's basically probability at survival lies in uncovering the devastating fact at the back of his wife's mystery life.
Follow the Rules:
do not omit the opposite thrillers within the series—Rules of Vengeance (in paperback) and Rules of Betrayal (in hardcover July 2010).
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.