Afraid of the Dark (Jack Swyteck, Book 9) by James Grippando

By James Grippando

The hot York occasions bestselling author's ever-popular hero, Jack Swyteck, is on his most threatening case but, uncovering a sinister underground global that has him racing around the globe.

Then: Sergeant Vince Paulo held his most sensible friend's daughter, McKenna, bleeding in his fingers as she uttered the identify of her assassin and ex-boyfriend, Jamal. That was once mins prior to a blast made every little thing move black for Vince—forever.

Now: Miami felony safety legal professional Jack Swyteck has been known as in to save lots of Jamal from the loss of life penalty for terrorist job. regardless of pressing warnings from his fiancée, undercover FBI agent Andie Henning, to stick clear of the case, Jack unearths himself inextricably interested in Jamal's past—even believing his alibi that he used to be kidnapped and held in a black website in Prague on the time of McKenna's dying. but when Jamal is blameless, then the fellow who murdered McKenna and took Vince's sight continues to be available in the market . . . free.

Soon our bodies start to pile up and ghosts from the previous reappear greatly alive, proven via ominous threats from a faceless guy recognized in simple terms as "the Dark." Vince and Jack needs to confront a mortal possibility that is going past McKenna's dying, throughout overseas waters—a trip to piece jointly the previous that leads in the course of the again alleys of London, onto unlawful websites, and immediately into the brain of natural evil.

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Crisis Diplomacy (Super Bolan, Book 157) by Don Pendleton

By Don Pendleton

JUSTICE PROTOCOL

Terror hijacks a global convention on guns of mass destruction in Stockholm whilst East Germans kidnap high-ranking executive officers, together with the U.S. vp. And the ransom demand—a element of every one country's GNP—is sufficient to cripple the world's economies. Failure to conform guarantees the hostages can be tortured and killed on a reside video feed. Mack Bolan has to grab a slender window of chance sooner than the predicament spins uncontrolled. however the tactically subtle terrorists remain one step sooner than him, relocating the hostages to secure homes world wide. In a cross-country blitz, he's obliged to confront pleasant multinational forces converging in a determined retaliation. Bolan negotiates the one phrases the terrorists comprehend: sure loss of life.

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La fiebre del carbón by Tawni O'Dell

By Tawni O'Dell

«Es una maravilla comprobar cómo una escritora tan ambiciosa y llena de talento ha sido capaz de reimpulsar l. a. tradición de l. a. conciencia social, origen de las más conmovedoras obras maestras de los angeles literatura estadounidense.» la occasions. Como en su primera novela, Caminos ocultos (Siruela, 2012), Tawni O’Dell nos demuestra que posee un talento ambitious para captar el humor y los angeles humanidad incluso en las circunstancias más sombrías. En l. a. fiebre del carbón nos devuelve a los angeles región minera del oeste de Pensilvania. l. a. ciudad de Coal Run es una comunidad de fantasmas y recuerdos. Después de que una explosión en los angeles mina acabara con las vidas de muchos hombres y diera un vuelco al futuro de sus familias, las repercusiones aún se dejan sentir treinta años después. Ivan Zoschenko, el ayudante del sheriff, antigua leyenda del fútbol, nos narra a lo largo de una semana cómo se prepara para l. a. inminente puesta en libertad de un antiguo compañero del equipo. Así nos presenta a personajes tan peculiares como su hermana, que fue reina de l. a. belleza, tan sensata como divertida en los momentos más imprevistos; o su antiguo ídolo, Val Claypool. Y, con los sucesos de esa semana, Ivan deberá hacer frente a sus demonios y revelar el bad secreto que pesa sobre su conciencia para zanjarlo de una vez por todas.

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Tirana memoria by Horacio Castellanos Moya

By Horacio Castellanos Moya

Cuando Pericles Aragón, periodista muy crítico con el gobierno de «el Brujo», el dictador salvadoreño, es arrestado y encarcelado, su mujer, Haydée, come to a decision escribir un diario de los acontecimientos. Mientras anota lo que para ella serían las conversaciones con su marido, irá narrando l. a. progresión de los arrestos, el traslado a l. a. Penitenciaría, las prohibiciones de las visitas y, simultáneamente, el entorno widely used y social del matrimonio: las diferencias entre los padres de Haydée y Pericles –uno militar, adicto al régimen, y el otro liberal, opuesto al tirano– y los destinos de sus tres hijos. Se produce entonces un golpe de Estado. Y en él está implicado precisamente Clemen, el hijo disoluto de ambos, quien protagoniza los angeles otra línea narrativa: el relato de las peripecias de dos conspiradores que tienen que poner tierra de por medio. Así, sus aventuras, con momentos desopilantes, alternan con el dramático despertar de l. a. conciencia de Haydée, comprometida con su marido y l. a. causa que representa.

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Una nulidad de hombre by Fatos Kongoli

By Fatos Kongoli

En marzo de 1991, Thesar Lumi, residente en una pequeña ciudad próxima a los angeles capital Tirana, se sube a un buque en Durrës igual que otros miles de personas para huir hacia Italia. Pero, en el último momento, cambia de concept y se baja. Para él es demasiado tarde.

Durante su regreso a l. a. capital, Thesar revivirá, con un crudo relato, los hitos que marcaron sus años de juventud en las décadas de 1960 y 1970. Violencia, delación, racismo, amor oculto, miedo, corrupción...Jamás se había descrito con tanto realismo l. a. sociedad desesperanzada y claustrofóbica de los angeles dictadura de Enver Hoxha.

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Simpatico: A Play by Sam Shepard

By Sam Shepard

Set in the netherworld of thoroughbred racing, this hair-raisingly humorous new play via the Pulitzer Prize-winning writer of real West explores the classical issues of reminiscence, loyalty, and restitution. Simpatico launches readers into areas the place excessive society meets the low lifestyles, and the place, as one of many major characters observes, "someone is slicing a person else's throat."

From the exchange Paperback edition.

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The Man of Feeling by Javier Marías

By Javier Marías

A narrative of affection and memory.

On a educate trip from Paris to Madrid a tender opera singer turns into interested by these in his compartment: a middle-aged businessman, his desirable spouse and their male touring spouse. quickly his lifetime of consistent shuttle, luxurious resorts, practice session and function becomes entangled with those 3 humans, and the singer will locate himself fatefully ate up by way of Natalia's attractiveness. the guy of Feeling is the haunting tale of the delivery and loss of life of a fondness, advised on reflection. Intricately interweaving hope and reminiscence, it explores the character of affection, and asks even if we will be able to ever actually remember whatever that now not exists.

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In the Land of the Long White Cloud (In the Land of the Long by Sarah Lark

By Sarah Lark

Helen Davenport, governess for a filthy rich London family, longs for a relations of her own—but nearing her past due twenties, she is aware her clients are dim. Then she spots an commercial looking younger women to marry New Zealand’s honorable bachelors and starts an affectionate correspondence with a gentleman farmer. while her church bargains to pay her travels less than an strange association, she jumps on the opportunity.

Meanwhile, round the corner in Wales, appealing and bold Gwyneira Silkham, daughter of a filthy rich sheep breeder, is uninterested in excessive society. but if a mysterious New Zealand baron offers her father an unfortunate blackjack hand, Gwyn’s hand in marriage is by surprise at the desk. Her kinfolk is outraged, yet Gwyn is delighted to flee the existence laid out for her.

The girls meet at the send to Christchurch—Helen touring in steering, Gwyn first class—and turn into not likely acquaintances. whilst their new husbands develop into very assorted than anticipated, the ladies needs to aid each other locate the life—and love— they’d was hoping for.

Set opposed to the backdrop of colonial nineteenth-century New Zealand, within the Land of the lengthy White Cloud is a hovering saga of friendship, romance, and unforgettable event.

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Fuego sobre Nápoles by Ruggero Cappuccio

By Ruggero Cappuccio

Los Campos Flégreos, los angeles vasta área volcánica al noroeste de Nápoles, están a punto de explotar y l. a. ciudad no tardará en ser invadida por el fuego y por el mar. Nadie lo sabe todavía excepto Diego Ventre, un refinado abogado, amigo de políticos poderosos y de jefes de l. a. Camorra. En apenas treinta días organiza el negocio del siglo: vender inmuebles en las zonas del centro histórico que se verán afectadas por el desastre, y comprarlos en las que no. Ventre se mueve con agilidad, convence a mafiosos y hombres de negocios, modifica planes urbanísticos, chantajea, y hasta le queda tiempo para cortejar a los angeles hermosísima Luce, hija de una noble familia arruinada, atraída por ese hombre tan culto y seguro de sí mismo, que sabe sorprenderla regalándole un libro rarísimo o haciendo que se abran para ella las residencias más inaccesibles. Pero el objetivo de Diego Ventre no es únicamente enriquecerse: él ama Nápoles y quiere verla reducida a cenizas, destruida y purificada, liberada por fin de l. a. codicia y de l. a. violencia estética que los angeles ha devastado durante siglos.

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Infected: The Fall by Caleb Cleek

By Caleb Cleek

While a bus jam-packed with travelers, contaminated with a genetically engineered virus, stops in a quiet group for lunch, the realm threatens to develop into the epicenter for a world outbreak. Vista County deputies race to include the revived useless, cease the unfold, and strive against the chaos and anarchy
that ensues.

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