Mala Dona: Roman by Marc Pastor

By Marc Pastor

Barcelona, die 1910er-Jahre: der Glamour der Reichen und Schönen überstrahlt das Elend der Armenviertel, eine Stadt wiegt sich im Rhythmus der Verführung. Doch seit einiger Zeit bringen Gerüchte über Kindesentführungen Unruhe ins süße Leben: Es sind Kinder aus den ärmeren Gegenden, und sie verschwinden spurlos ...

Nach dem wahren Fall der "Vampirin vom Carrer Ponent."

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Les Lions rampants (Alexandre Jobin, tome 1) by André Jacques

By André Jacques

Dans l. a. lignée du polar culturel moderne où se mêlent paintings et sang, André Jacques prouve à quel aspect nous aimons tous nous faire raconter « une bonne histoire »… surtout si elle recèle une certaine dose de suspense, de sexe et un bold problème à résoudre.

Paru en l’an 2000, Les Lions rampants a reçu un accueil plus qu’enthousiaste des médias et des lecteurs et il entame avec brio une captivante série…

Une jeune aide-accessoiriste trouve une statuette ancienne chez un antiquaire du side road Saint-Laurent et, soudain, beaucoup de gens semblent intéressés par ce « lion rampant » : l’ambassade de Slavitzine, les Titans – une bande de motards criminalisés -, l. a. police de los angeles CUM, des groupes néo-nazis et divers prone de renseignements.

L’antiquaire Alexandre Jobin, retraité des providers de renseignements de l’armée canadienne, et l. a. jeune accessoiriste Chrysanthy Orowitzn tenteront de dénouer les fils de l’énigme... pour comprendre, mais surtout pour sauver leur peau.

De Montréal à Ottawa en passant par les côtes de Charlevoix, sur un fond de guerre dans les Balkans, los angeles poursuite et l’enquête se dérouleront dans le sang et le métal tordu.

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The Lunatic Memoirs by Thatcher C. Nalley

By Thatcher C. Nalley

Jack Downing has turn into essentially the most influential enterprise tycoons on the earth. Jack Downing additionally believes that God has selected him to annihilate the complete lifestyles of humans. confident that God has selected him to be “The One”, the profitable Jack Downing will got down to kill off all of mankind. As he starts to hold out the plan of extinction, and with just one yr left to take action, Jack starts off to jot down on how he turned God’s selected one. Written in a story shape, “The Lunatic Memoirs”, is a unique that trips deep into the indifferent reasoning of a psychopathic brain. Jack Downing illuminates how the mind’s line among that that is sane and insane should be really very skinny.

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The Incumbent (The Madison Glenn Series, Book 1) by Alton Gansky

By Alton Gansky

An abduction...a path of worrying clues... Politics are approximately to develop into lethal. because the arguable mayor of the attractive coastal group of Santa Rita, Madison 'Maddy' Glenn loves to face issues head-on. yet not anything can arrange her for a adversarial stopover at from the manager of police---or his poor information. Lisa Truccoli, Maddy's good friend and the treasurer of her final crusade, has been abducted. All that continues to be on the crime scene is a stunning clue...with Maddy's identify on it. the resultant hunt for solutions simply turns up extra sinister clues in a terrifying online game the abductor desires to play...with Maddy. stuck among a haunting previous and a deadly current, Maddy unearths the partitions that hold her from religion commencing to collapse. The stakes flip deadly with a moment abduction and a clue that unearths within information regarding Maddy's run for Congress---a choice she has no longer made but. an individual goes to risky lengths to make the alternative for her...but it's a selection she'll live on?

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A Painted House by John Grisham

By John Grisham

Until eventually that September of 1952, Luke Chandler had by no means saved a mystery or instructed a unmarried lie. yet within the lengthy, scorching summer time of his 7th 12 months, teams of migrant employees — and very harmful males — got here during the Arkansas Delta to paintings the Chandler cotton farm. And without warning mysteries are flooding Luke’s world.

A brutal homicide leaves town seething in gossip and suspicion. a stunning younger girl ignites forbidden passions. A fatherless child is born ... and somebody has began furtively portray the naked clapboards of the Chandler farmhouse, slowly, painstakingly, bathing the run-down constitution in sparkling white. And as younger Luke watches the realm round him, he unravels secrets and techniques which may shatter lives — and alter his relatives and his city forever....

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Facing Justice (Henry Christie, Book 16) by Nick Oldham

By Nick Oldham

The exciting new Detective Superintendent Henry Christie novel - whilst DS Henry Christie units off on a brief wintry weather holiday together with his previous pal FBI agent Karl Donaldson, he expects a delightful hike during the geographical region through an in a single day cease in a picturesque village. however the hike becomes a struggle for survival within the worst storm from snow for thirty years. And issues merely worsen after they stumble, exhausted and injured, into the village pub, purely to discover themselves in the course of a blood-soaked stand-off among gangsters with lethal rankings to settle . . .

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Personal Injuries (Kindle County, Book 5) by Scott Turow

By Scott Turow

A gripping, suspenseful, deeply gratifying new novel approximately corruption, deceit, and love.

Robbie Feaver (pronounced "favor") is a charismatic own damage legal professional with a excessive profile perform, a fashion with the women, and a gorgeous spouse (whom he loves), who's loss of life of an irreversible sickness. He additionally has a mystery checking account the place he sometimes deposits cash that make their manner into the wallet of the judges who make a decision Robbie's cases.

Robbie is stuck via the Feds, and, in trade for leniency, concurs to "wear a wire" as he maintains to attempt to mend judgements. The FBI agent assigned to oversee him is going through the alias of Evon Miller. She is lonely, uncomfortable in her dermis, and impervious to Robbie's charms. and he or she includes secrets and techniques of her own.

As the legislations tightens its web, Robbie's and Evon's tales converge thrillingly. Scott Turow takes us into, the realm of greed and human failing he has made immortal in Presumed blameless, the load of Proof,...

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Still Life With Murder (Nell Sweeney Mystery, Book 1) by P. B. Ryan

By P. B. Ryan

A full-length novel of 91,000 words
atmosphere: Post-Civil struggle Boston
initially released through Berkley major Crime as ebook one of many Gilded Age mysteries

Book one in every of P.B. Ryan's number 1 bestselling old secret series.
lengthy proposal to have died throughout the Civil battle, opium-smoking former conflict medical professional Will Hewitt is arrested for homicide, and it's as much as governess Nell Sweeney to turn out his innocence.
 
"A attractive mixture of pleasing characters, minute old learn, and a strong evocation of time and position. I'm very comfortable there'll be extra to come."
New York instances- bestselling writer Barbara Hambly

"P.B. Ryan makes a gorgeous debut with nonetheless existence With Murder...I can't watch for the following installment." Bestselling writer Victoria Thompson 

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Ring In the Dead: A J. P. Beaumont Novella by J. A. Jance

By J. A. Jance

J. P. Beaumont might be an previous murder hand now, yet again while he used to be a rookie operating together with his first associate, Milton Gurkey--a.k.a. Pickles--things took a flip for the more serious . . .

One day, on the finish of Beaumont and Pickles's shift, a cease on the Doghouse eating place speedy turns lethal. now not feeling good, Pickles steps out into the car parking zone for a breath of unpolluted air and stumbles right into a crime in growth. struggling with a middle assault, he's discovered subconscious, with a useless girl at the flooring within sight and the homicide weapon in his hand.

With Pickles below research from inner Affairs, it's as much as the hot child at the block, J. P. Beaumont, and his buddies at the strength to determine the reality.

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