Category: Thriller

  • 419

    From across the world bestselling commute author Will Ferguson, writer of Happiness™ and Spanish Fly, comes a singular either epic in its sweep and intimate in its portrayal of human patience.

    A motor vehicle tumbles via darkness down a snowy ravine.

    A girl and not using a identify walks out of a mud hurricane in sub-Saharan Africa.

    And within the seething warmth of Lagos urban, a felony cartel scours the net, searching for victims.

    Lives intersect. Worlds collide. And all of it starts off with a unmarried e-mail: “Dear Sir, i'm the daughter of a Nigerian diplomat, and that i desire your help…

    Will Ferguson takes readers deep into the labyrinth of lies that's “419,” the world’s so much insidious net scam.

    When Laura Curtis, a lonely editor in a chilly northern urban, discovers that her father has died as a result of one such swindle, she units out to trace down—and corner—her father’s killer. it's a risky online game she’s taking part in, besides the fact that, and the stakes are greater than she will be able to ever imagine.

    Woven into Laura’s trip is a mysterious girl from the African Sahel with scars etched into her epidermis and a tender guy who unearths himself stuck up in an internet of violence and deceit.

    And operating via it, a death father’s ultimate phrases: “You, I love.

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  • Playland

    By John Gregory Dunne

    Whereas studying a narrative in Detroit, screenwriter Jack Broderick meets 1940s-child-star-turned-bag-lady Blue Tyler, whose existence had taken a precipitous flip whilst she fell in love with underworld killer Jacob King. 50,000 first printing. travel.
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  • Night Terror

    By Chandler McGrew

    In an quick they have been gone...

    Four years aside, boys vanished and not using a hint in a picturesque group in Maine. For Sheriff Virgil Milche, the disappearances are a black mark on an exceptional profession. For the mummy of 1 of the sufferers, the secret is a depressing trip via grief, wish, and madness.

    Audrey Bock is sure her son remains to be alive. She believes that during the silence of his absence she will be able to pay attention him crying out to her. And now she suspects that someplace in her personal previous lies the most important to her son's disappearance. to discover her son, Audrey needs to confront the maze of her reminiscence. to resolve an agonizing case, Virgil needs to discover the weird darkness lurking inside his well-lit global. yet as either circulation toward the reality, they're going to face the main forbidding barrier of all: an individual in the market understands precisely what occurred to 2 little boys--and who needs to die subsequent.
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  • The Gathering

    By Kelley Armstrong

    An usual city . . . filled with lethal secrets

    Strange issues were occurring in sixteen-year-old Maya's small Vancouver Island community—from the mountain lions which have been always impending her to her most sensible friend's hidden expertise for "feeling" out humans and occasions. there is additionally an attractive new undesirable boy who makes Maya consider . . . different. mix that with a couple of unexplained deaths and a secret related to Maya's organic mom and dad and it is simple to suspect that this city may have greater than its percentage of skeletons in its closet.

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  • The Last Coyote (A Harry Bosch Novel)

    By Michael Connelly

    Harry attacked his commanding officer and is suspended indefinitely, pending a psychiatric review. before everything he resists the LAPD cut down, yet ultimately acknowledges that anything is troubling him and has for a very long time. In 1961, whilst Harry used to be twelve, his mom, a prostitute, used to be brutally murdered, and not anyone has ever been accused of the crime.

    With the spare time a suspension brings, Harry opens up the thirty-year-old dossier at the case and is irresistibly drawn right into a earlier he has regularly shunned. it really is transparent that the case used to be fumbled and the odor of a cover-up is unmistakable. anyone robust used to be capable of divert justice and Harry vows to discover the reality. As he relentlessly follows the damaged items of the case, the stirred curiosity motives new murders and pushes Harry to the sting of his job... and his lifestyles.
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  • The Scarlet Impostor (Gregory Sallust, Book 2)

    By Dennis Wheatley

    7 Sep 1939 - eight Nov 1939

    The Scarlet Impostor is the 1st of 7 volumes incorporating the valuable occasions that happened among September, 1939, and should, 1945. The sequence follows the actions of Gregory Sallust, essentially the most infamous mystery brokers ever created in fiction concerning the moment global War.

    When Gregory Sallust landed in Germany early in 1940 his job was once to touch an anti-Nazi service provider able to overthrow Hitler and sue for peace. Masquerading first as a German common, after which as an SS Gruppenführer, the intense probability and trouble with which he was once confronted made him doubt that he might ever break out from Germany back, surrounded as he was once by means of one of the most vicious and made up our minds Nazis of the 3rd Reich.
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  • Ax (87th Precinct)

    By Ed McBain

    Eighty-six-year-old George Lasser used to be the superintendent of a development within the 87th Precinct till only recently. regrettably his tenure resulted in the building’s basement with a pointy, heavy blade of an ax in his head…

    There aren't any witnesses, no suspects, and no clues. The spouse and son? They’re either a bit off-kilter, yet they've got alibis. simply while Carella and Hawes are approximately to place the case at the shelf, the killer moves back. Now the detectives are scorching at the path of a guy loopy adequate to homicide with an ax.

    One of the 87th Precinct sequence’ best installments, Ax is a pointy, extreme crime mystery that's vintage Ed McBain. The manhattan instances hails it as “the better of today’s police stories—lively, artistic, convincing, suspenseful, and completely satisfactory.”
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  • Apprehended

    By Jan Burke

    From the New York Times bestselling suspense writer Jan Burke comes a brand-new e-short tale with the additional bonus of 3 brief tales from the Eighteen anthology.

    Apprehended is a mini-anthology containing a new brief tale from Jan Burke: "The Unacknowledged," which gains the fan-favorite investigative reporter Irene Kelly, again in her journalism tuition days. additionally incorporated are 3 brief tales from the formerly released Eighteen: "Why Tonight," "A nice Set of Teeth," and "A guy of My Stature."

    Praise for Eighteen:
    "Astonishing…wry…these tales are bound to delight." —New York Times bestselling writer Jeffrey Deaver

    "A pleasant number of page-turners. At turns chilling, humorous, poignant—and regularly insightful. With those tales, Jan Burke’s on the best of her game." —New York Times bestselling writer Jonathan Kellerman
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  • The Final Evolution (Avery Cates, Book 5)

    By Jeff Somers

    The area is demise. With avatars changing people and the start cost non-existent, the human race is nearly extinct. finally, it comes all the way down to Canny Orel; Avery's lengthy wanted nemesis -- remodeled now into anything except human.

    Orel may perhaps carry the key to humanity's salvation, if he may be confident -- or compelled -- to relinquish it. And while Cates percentages on how to trick his previous grasp, he without warning has a decision to make: get his long-delayed revenge, or store the area.
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