Darkness, My Old Friend: A Novel by Lisa Unger

By Lisa Unger

The New York Times bestselling writer of Beautiful Lies and Fragile returns to The Hollows, providing a mystery that explores issues of religion, reminiscence, and sacrifice.

After giving up his submit on the Hollows Police division, Jones Cooper is at free ends. he's having difficulty dealing with a terrible occasion from his earlier and discovering a moment act. He's in treatment. Then, on a brisk October morning, he has a customer. Eloise Montgomery, the psychic who performs a key position in Fragile, involves him with predictions approximately his destiny, a few of them dire.

Michael Holt, a tender guy who grew up within the Hollows, has back searching for solutions approximately his mom, who went lacking decades previous. He has employed neighborhood PI Ray Muldune and psychic Eloise Montgomery to aid him remedy the secret that has haunted him. What he reveals may be his undoing.

Fifteen-year-old Willow Graves is exiled to The Hollows from ny while six months previous she moved to the quiet city along with her novelist mom after a sour divorce. Willow is appearing out, spending time with youngsters that convey out the worst in her. And while issues get challenging, she tends to run away--a predilection that may lead her to darkish places.

Set within the Hollows, the backdrop for Fragile, this can be the riveting tale of lives set on a collision direction with devastating effects. the result's Lisa Unger's such a lot compelling fiction thus far.

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Hot Ice by Nora Roberts

By Nora Roberts

The number 1 manhattan occasions bestselling writer Nora Roberts weaves a spellbinding tale of seduction and suspense, white-hot ardour and cold-blooded homicide during this first-ever hardcover variation of her vintage novel...

Hot Ice

Rich, lovely Whitney MacAllister likes speedy autos, classic videos, and unsafe males. yet even this jaded, high-living long island socialite is taken all of sudden while a stranger in black leather-based hijacks her Mercedes--just prior to the bullets begin flying. overseas jewel thief Douglas Lord is used to dwelling existence at the run--part of the entice of his selected career is the joys of the chase. yet he has one iron-clad rule: he consistently works on my own. till now.

Wounded and in determined desire of money for what may be the glittering crown of his brilliant profession, Doug reluctantly accepts the rich, well-connected Whitney as his new companion in crime. With the papers screaming headlines concerning the lacking long island heiress, and a gang of crafty criminals in scorching pursuit, Doug and Whitney take off for the sultry wilds of Madagascar looking for a superb treasure courting again to the French Revolution.

For Whitney, what started as a high-speed experience turns into a race among lifestyles and loss of life as she attempts to outmaneuver a pack of cruel killers who coolly dispose of a person of their method. For Doug, who has been betrayed one time too many, it's an opportunity to catch the elusive pot of gold and maybe one ultimate shot at redemption. For either one of them, it's an unique quest for meaning--and a hand over to an impossible to resist ardour worthy any risk--as a dangerous high-stakes online game is performed out to its terrifying end, one who can have no winners or losers. Or survivors.

With sizzling Ice Nora Roberts unearths once more why she is the reigning grasp of sensually charged intrigue and high-voltage suspense.

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Garden of Beasts by Jeffery Deaver

By Jeffery Deaver

In the main inventive and provocative mystery but from the acclaimed New York Times bestselling writer Jeffery Deaver, a conscience-plagued mobster became executive hitman struggles to discover his ethical compass amid rampant treachery and betrayal in 1936 Berlin.

Paul Schumann, a German American residing in big apple urban in 1936, is a mobster hitman referred to as a lot for his very good strategies as for taking basically "righteous" assignments. yet then Paul will get stuck. And the arresting officer deals him a stark selection: legal or covert govt provider. Paul is requested to pose as a journalist overlaying the summer season Olympics happening in Berlin. He's to seek down and kill Reinhard Ernst -- the ruthless architect of Hitler's clandestine rearmament. If winning, Paul could be pardoned and given the monetary capability to head official; if he refuses the task, his destiny might be Sing Sing and the electrical chair.

Paul travels to Germany, takes a room in a boardinghouse close to the Tiergarten -- the large park in important Berlin but additionally, actually, the "Garden of Beasts" -- and starts his hunt. In vintage Deaver model, the subsequent forty-eight hours are a feverish cat-and-mouse chase, as Paul stalks Ernst via Berlin whereas a dogged Berlin police officer and the total 3rd Reich gear seek frantically for the American.

Garden of Beasts is jam-packed with interesting interval element and contours a forged of completely discovered locals, Olympic athletes and senior Nazi officers -- a few genuine, a few fictional. With hairpin plot twists, the reigning "master of ticking-bomb suspense" (People) plumbs the nerve-jangling paranoia of prewar Berlin and steers the tale to a panoramic and absolutely unpredictable finishing.

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Along Came a Spider (Alex Cross, Book 1) by James Patterson

By James Patterson

The vintage mystery that introduced the Alex pass sequence, the number 1 detective sequence of the prior twenty-five years!

A lacking little lady named Maggie Rose . . . a family members of 3 brutally murdered within the initiatives of Washington, D.C. . . . the thrill-killing of a pretty effortless tuition instructor . . . a psychopathic serial kidnapper/murderer who's so terrifying that the FBI, the key carrier, and the police can't outsmart him - even after he's been captured.

Gary Soneji desires to devote the crime of the century. Alex move is the intense murder detective pitted opposed to him. Jezzie Flanagan is the 1st girl manager of the key provider who completes probably the most strange suspense triangles in any mystery you've ever learn.

Alex move and Jezzie Flanagan are approximately to have a forbidden love affair--at the worst attainable time for either one of them. simply because Gary Soneji is enjoying on the most sensible of his video game. the most recent of the unspeakable crimes occurs in Alex Cross's precinct. It occurs less than the noses of Jezzie Flanagan's males. Now Alex pass needs to face the last word attempt: How do you outmaneuver a super psychopath?

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Gone Tomorrow (Jack Reacher, Book 13) by Lee Child

By Lee Child

Susan Mark, the 5th passenger, had a tremendous mystery, and her simple little existence used to be being watched in Washington, and California, and Afghanistan—by dozens of individuals with something in universal: They’re all mendacity to Reacher. a bit. much. or simply adequate to get him killed. A race has began throughout the streets of ny, a maze crowded with violent, expert squaddies on either side of a shadow warfare. For Jack Reacher, a guy who trusts nobody and likes it that means, the end line comes in the event you ultimately get face-to-face and glance your worst enemy within the eye.

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The Man Who Was Thursday: A Nightmare (Barnes & Noble by G. K. Chesterton

By G. K. Chesterton

The guy Who was once Thursday: A Nightmare is the main well known and severely acclaimed novel by way of the prolific G. ok. Chesterton. equivalent components secret, suspense tale, allegory, and farce, it's thought of a vintage of the secret agent style whereas while virtually constitutes a style of its personal. The hero, Gabriel Syme, is Chesterton's perfect of the virtuous universal guy. He needs to infiltrate and check out to thwart an anarchist mobile, whose center is the mysterious and ambiguous Sunday, guy whose powers appear nearly godlike. Syme's challenge lead him throughout the again methods of Victorian London and on a wild Chase in the course of the French country-side, and experience without delay madcap, surreal, and cosmically very important. greater than simply captivating story of Dickensian characters and a mysterious guy who was once alleged to be "Thursday," The guy Who used to be Thursday asks the darkish questions: Will the human race live on? it's a query as correct initially of the twenty-first century because it used to be before everything of the 20th.

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Blood Orchids (Lei Crime, Book 1) by Toby Neal

By Toby Neal

Fast moving crime secret with a slightly of romance, readers name Blood Orchids "un-putdownable"!

Hawaii is palm timber, black sand, and blue water - yet for policewoman Lei Texeira, there's a depressing part to paradise. Lei has triumph over a scarred previous to make a lifestyles for herself as a cop within the sleepy titanic Island city of Hilo. On a regimen patrol she reveals murdered children - one among whom she'd lately busted. With its echoes of her personal prior, the murdered girl's harsh lifestyles and tragic dying impact Lei deeply. She turns into obsessed - while the killer is interested in Lei's depth, feeding off her vulnerabilities and toying along with her sanity. regardless of her obsession with the case and worry that she's being stalked, Lei unearths herself falling in love for the 1st time. Steaming volcanoes, black sand shores, and shrouded fern forests are the backdrop to Lei's quest for solutions - and the stalker is nearer than she will think, as threads of the previous tangle in her destiny. Lei is decided to discover the killer - yet he is familiar with the place to discover her first.

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Saving Grace (Serve and Protect, Book 2) by Norah Wilson

By Norah Wilson

After wrecking her motor vehicle and waking in health center with amnesia, fledgling reporter Grace Morgan has no proposal why she’d been within the means of leaving the husband she loves so dearly. Her husband, Police Detective Ray (Razor) Morgan tells her she used to be leaving him for an additional guy, yet that simply can’t be so. Can it? She’s decided to recollect, whether it kills her. And it simply may perhaps. while bullets begin to fly, Ray is compelled to take the spouse he believes faithless at the lam until eventually they could determine who's attempting to kill them.


Norah Wilson hits one other one out of the park with publication within the Serve and shield sequence. --The Romance Reviews

"...a ideal mixture of romance and suspense."

"She (Wilson) combines characters that simply leap off the pages, a successful tale line and quickly motion to make this a true web page turner." --Sugarbeat's Books

About the Author:

Norah Wilson is a 3-time finalist within the Romance Writers of America's Golden middle Contest and winner of the 2003 New Voice in Romance contest.

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Il gioco di Ripper by Isabel Allende

By Isabel Allende

Le donne della famiglia Jackson, Indiana e Amanda, madre e figlia, sono molto legate pur essendo varied come il giorno e l. a. notte. Indiana, guaritrice in una clinica olistica, è una donna libera e fiera della propria vita. Sposata e poi separatasi molto giovane dal padre di Amanda, è riluttante a lasciarsi coinvolgere sentimentalmente, che sia con Alan, ricco erede di una delle famiglie dell'alta borghesia di San Francisco, o con Ryan, enigmatico e affascinante ex military seal, ferito durante l. a. sua ultima missione. Mentre l. a. madre vede soprattutto il lato buono delle persone, Amanda, come suo padre, ispettore capo della Sezione Omicidi della polizia di San Francisco, è affascinata dal lato oscuro della natura umana. Brillante e introversa, appassionata lettrice, dotata di un eccezionale talento in step with le indagini criminali, si diletta a giocare a Ripper, un gioco on-line ispirato a Jack the Ripper, Jack lo Squartatore, in cui bisogna risolvere casi misteriosi. Quando los angeles città è scossa da una serie di efferati omicidi, Amanda si butta a capofitto nelle indagini, scoprendo, prima della polizia, che i delitti potrebbero avere un legame fra loro. Ma il caso diventa fin troppo personale quando sparisce Indiana. los angeles scomparsa della madre è collegata al serial killer? Ora los angeles giovane detective si ritrova advert affrontare il mistero più complesso che le sia mai capitato, e deve risolverlo prima che sia troppo tardi.

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