Category: Thriller

  • The Blade Itself: A Novel

    By Marcus Sakey

    How some distance may you visit guard every thing you love?
     
    On the South facet of Chicago, you are basically as powerful as your recognition. Danny Carter and his ally, Evan, earned theirs knocking over pawnshops and liquor shops, residing from ranking to attain, by no means considering tomorrow.

    Then a role went desperately mistaken, and within the roar of a gun blast, every thing changed.
     
    Years later, Danny does not take into consideration his previous. he is outfitted a brand new global for himself: a sound profession, a long term female friend, and a fresh moral sense. he is similar to a person else. general. winning. Happy.
     
    Until he spots his previous accomplice staring him down in a smoky barroom reflect. The prison-hardened Evan is simply recognizable. Having served his time with out shedding Danny's identify, his outdated good friend believes he is owed significant payback---and he is prepared to do something to get it. With all he loves at the line and nowhere to show, Danny realizes his new existence hinges on a poor selection: How a long way will he visit defend his destiny from his past?
     
    A debut novel that is drawn comparability to Dennis Lehane, Laura Lippman, and Quentin Tarantino, The Blade Itself is the tale of an outstanding guy held hostage through situation; a riveting exploration of sophistication, id, and the demons that form us, the place each attempt to do the appropriate factor results in terrifying results and one inevitable conclusion:
     
    The extra you could have, the extra you need to lose.
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  • Damage Control (A Jonathan Grave Thriller)

    By John Gilstrap

    "One of the best mystery writers at the planet." –Tess Gerritsen

    "Gilstrap pushes each mystery button." –San Francisco Chronicle

    The hostages are younger: a bus packed with children on a church venture. The ransom calls for are specific: bring 3 million dollars--with 0 involvement from legislations enforcement--or all captives might be performed. yet rescue expert Jonathan Grave does not think in ultimatums. For him and his elite crew at defense suggestions, it is all approximately preserving the blameless. Now Grave needs to face the chilling threat that somebody in the U.S. govt has a dangerous mystery to protect--one that can jeopardize nationwide safety like by no means ahead of. . .

    Praise for John Gilstrap's Thrillers

    "SURPRISING AND SATISFYING." --The Denver Post

    "A nice HERO, A PULSE-POUNDING STORY." --Joseph Finder

    "JONATHAN GRAVE IS A HERO FOR OUR TIME. . .AND FOR ALL TIME." –Jeffery Deaver
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  • O Is for Outlaw (Kinsey Millhone Mysteries (Paperback))

    By Sue Grafton

    As soon as Mickey Magruder was once a cop with a wild streak. And Kinsey Millhone was once a more youthful cop who cherished and married him. Then Mickey used to be implicated in a deadly beating, and Kinsey walked out. Now, fourteen years later, she comes face-to-face with these tragic years and Mickey's harrowing downward spiral after he misplaced the activity he loved--and the wedding he enjoyed a bit less.

    Mickey lies death in an L.A. medical institution. searching for out how Mickey obtained there, Kinsey uncovers proof that he was once blameless of the thrashing cost. yet as she searches in the course of the lives that swirled round Mickey's--lives long past incorrect and lives long past well--Kinsey should also seek the blind spots of her personal existence, together with one who hides a killer.
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  • Operation Sea Ghost (Pirate Hunters Novel)

    By Mack Maloney

    In Operation Sea Ghost, from Mack Maloney, a misplaced weapon of untold harmful energy falls into the worst attainable fingers . . .

    Forty years in the past, a mysterious weapon disappeared within the jungles of Vietnam. Now a notoriously ruthless band of Somali pirates has discovered it and is threatening to promote it to Middle-Eastern terrorists. The CIA, eager to retrieve the weapon or even extra worried to maintain Washington out of it, recruits group Whiskey, a bunch of former U.S. army men-turned-pirate hunters, to do their soiled work.

    From a mystery pirate lair within the Indian Ocean to the main unique on line casino in Monte Carlo, Snake Nolan and his ingenious males have the struggle in their lives on their palms as they race opposed to time to reclaim the lethal weapon prior to it falls into the incorrect hands.

    Just after they imagine the stakes can move no larger, they notice that their quarry is headed for brand spanking new York urban, on a suicide project that might make the Sep 11 assaults appear like mere prologue to a disaster of unparalleled destruction.

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  • Die Trying (Jack Reacher)

    By Lee Child

    Jack Reacher unearths himself in undesirable corporation within the moment novel in Lee Child’s New York Times bestselling series.

    When a girl is abducted off a Chicago road in large sunlight, Jack Reacher’s within the unsuitable position on the mistaken time. He’s abducted together with her. Chained jointly and racing throughout the USA towards an unknown vacation spot, they’re on the mercy of a bunch of guys challenging an very unlikely ransom. simply because Reacher’s girl better half is worthy greater than he imagines. Now he has to save lots of them both—from the interior out—or die making an attempt…
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  • Blue Labyrinth (Agent Pendergast series)

    By Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child

    Designated Agent Pendergast-one of the main unique, compelling characters in all of latest fiction-returns in Preston and kid's new exhilarating novel
    BLUE LABYRINTH
    A long-buried relations mystery has come again to hang-out certain Agent Aloysius Pendergast.
    It starts with homicide. considered one of Pendergast's such a lot implacable, such a lot feared enemies is located on his doorstep, useless. Pendergast has no suggestion who's liable for the killing, or why the physique was once delivered to his domestic. The secret has the entire hallmarks of the precise crime, shop for an enigmatic clue: a bit of turquoise lodged within the abdominal of the deceased.
    The gem leads Pendergast to an deserted mine at the shore of California's Salton Sea, which in flip propels him on a trip of discovery deep into his personal family's sinister previous. yet Pendergast learns there's extra at paintings than a ghastly episode of relatives heritage: he's being stalked via a sophisticated killer bent on vengeance over an historical transgression. And he quickly turns into stuck in a wickedly smart plot, which leaves him troubled in brain and physique, and propels him towards a reckoning past whatever he may possibly ever have imagined....
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  • Goodbye Mickey Mouse

    By Len Deighton

    In see you later Mickey Mouse Len Deighton has written his most sensible novel but: a super, multi-dimensional photograph of what it really is to be at warfare… and what it used to be to be in love within the England of 1944.

    Goodbye Mickey Mouse is Deighton’s fourteenth novel and a bright evocation of wartime England, the tale of a gaggle of yank fighter pilots flying escort missions over Germany within the wintry weather of 1943-4.

    At the centre of the unconventional are younger males: the deeply reserved Captain Jamie Farebrother, estranged son of a deskbound colonel, and the cocky Lieutenant Mickey Morse, good on his method to changing into America’s #1 Flying Ace. Alike in simple terms of their braveness, they forge a bond of friendship in conflict with far-reaching results for themselves, and for the way forward for these they love.

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  • Ça

    By Stephen King

    Ça peut prendre los angeles forme d’un loup-garou, d’une momie, de sangsues meurtrières. Ou devenir un clown maléfique muni de crocs et de griffes. Ça puise dans les peurs de l’enfance pour attirer et dévorer ses victimes. Et tous les vingt-sept ans, il revient à Derby, petite ville du Maine. Un groupe de six garçons et une fille, le « membership des Ratés », y fera face une première fois. Puis une seconde, alors que les membres du groupe auront basculé depuis longtemps dans l’âge adulte. Ça est le chef-d’oeuvre de Stephen King, grand maître du fantastique contemporain. Un roman qu’on ne lâche plus, une fois commencé, tant l’immersion est profonde. Une intrigue complexe qui ne connaît aucun temps mort, une plongée dans le monde de l’enfance, ses douleurs et surtout ses peurs, une rigidity permanente. Tout y est précis, enchanteur, effrayant, magnifié par l. a. plume du maître. Ça déménage, c’est le moins qu’on puisse dire.
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  • The Savannah Project

    By Chuck Barrett

    The fact could be a harmful thing.

    Terrorism, accountability, and private protection collide while Jake Pendleton, an investigator for the NTSB, is termed to enquire an plane coincidence in Savannah, Georgia through the St. Patrick's Day social gathering. The twist of fate, which at the beginning seems to be really run-of-the-mill, seems to be something yet. due to the fact Jake isn't really keen to faux there aren't any suspicious situations and greater than the standard percentage of quite not likely "coincidences," he units off a veritable avalanche of secrets and techniques, violence and treachery. Aided by means of an not going accomplice, Gregg Kaplan, the air site visitors controller who used to be the final individual in touch with the plane that crashed, Jake units out to untangle the webs of deceit and to discover a vicious killer.

    not anything is because it turns out, no one is who you concept them to be.
    Nothing is sacred.
    Nobody is safe.

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  • The Dirt on Ninth Grave: A Novel (Charley Davidson Series)

    By Darynda Jones

    I see lifeless humans. No wait. I take that again. I see humans i would like dead.
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    Charley Davidson resides in ny urban as Jane Doe, a woman with out reminiscence of who she is or the place she got here from. So while she starts to achieve she will see lifeless humans, she’s greater than a section shocked. Strangers who input the diner the place she works appear to recognize issues approximately her…Then she is faced via a guy who claims to were despatched to kill her. Sent by way of the darkest strength within the universe. An enemy that won't cease until eventually she is lifeless. Thankfully, she has a Rottweiler. And the diner’s devastatingly good-looking fry prepare dinner, who vows to guard her even supposing he looks mendacity with each breath he is taking. yet within the face of such grave probability, who can Jane/Charley/whoever she is belief? she is going to locate the reality whether it kills her…or the fry prepare dinner. both way…

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