By Diane Capri
Pass judgement on Willa Carson is bullet evidence – other than whilst wild justice ideas from the grip of a gun.
When a well-known plastic surgeon’s decomposed physique surfaces in Tampa Bay with a bullet in its head, Federal pass judgement on Willa Carson’s “little sister” is stuck in a high-stakes video game of grasping attorneys, blackmail and deceit. Carly Austin knew the sufferer too good. Does she comprehend an excessive amount of in regards to the killer, too? sooner than Willa discovers the reply, Carly disappears. Can Willa shop Carly from herself and the murderous conspiracy? Or have they killed Carly, too?
Free-sprited pass judgement on Wilhelmina Carson is speedy, witty and obdurate. She unearths not anything is what it kind of feels in an international the place appealing ladies with sufficient funds are made, no longer born, and wonder can price your existence. pass judgement on Willa debuts during this fast moving secret packed with nice characters, humor and suspense.
By Stephen Frey
Ambition. Greed. Blackmail. Murder.
All ahead of the hole bell.
Hungry to play within the large leagues, Jay West lands a coveted place with a robust Wall highway funding enterprise, operating because the handpicked protégé of the winning, charismatic Oliver Mason. yet Jay quickly suspects that Oliver's stellar tune list is greater than as a result labor or stable good fortune. the guy turns out to have everything--including a violent mood and a boundless hope for funds and prestige.
Then a relied on coworker is brutally murdered. With a conspiracy of deceit and corruption ultimate round him, Jay races to untangle the sordid lies that experience fast and too comfortably blackened his identify. Trusting nobody, Jay needs to depend upon his personal crafty and wits to stick within the game--and to stick alive.
Meet the Author
Stephen Frey is a former vp of company finance at a big long island financial institution and labored in mergers and acquisitions at J. P. Morgan and Co. he's at present a vital at a personal fairness company close to Washington, D.C. Frey is usually the writer of the bestsellers The Takeover, The Vulture Fund, the interior Sanctum, and The Legacy.
By Boyd Morrison
One guy. One hour. a million humans to save...
Over the distant relevant Pacific, an airliner is rocked by way of an immense explosion and plummets into the sea, leaving no survivors.
Twelve hundred miles away in Hawaii, Kai Tanaka, the appearing director of the Pacific Tsunami caution Centre in Honolulu, notes a minor seismic disturbance yet doesn't make the relationship with the misplaced aircraft. He has no cause to fret approximately his spouse, supervisor of a luxurious resort, or his daughter, who's having fun with the light at Waikiki beach.
But while all touch with neighbouring Christmas Island is misplaced, Kai is the 1st to achieve that Hawaii faces an epic disaster: in a single hour, a chain of huge waves will wipe out Honolulu. He has simply sixty mins to avoid wasting the lives of 1000000 humans, together with his spouse and daughter...
Addictive and fast moving, The Tsunami Countdown pitches a typical guy opposed to the percentages in an electrifying and action-packed mystery. You won't manage to placed it down.
By Bill Evans, Marianna Jameson
A class four typhoon, with winds of as much as one hundred fifty five miles in keeping with hour, tears roofs off structures, smashes home windows and doorways, and will ship floodwaters as much as the second one ground. Evacuation is advised for as much as six miles inland.
Hurricane Katrina used to be a class four while she made landfall.
Hurricane Simone is a class 7—the greatest, most powerful hurricane in recorded historical past. while she hits long island urban, skyscrapers will fall. Subways and tunnels will flood. reduce new york and masses of Queens and Brooklyn will disappear less than greater than thirty toes of water.
All alongside the japanese Seaboard, cities and towns are being evacuated as wind-driven rain lashes the coast and typhoon surges crash via seawalls. Roads are full of fleeing motorists whose automobiles are jammed with each own ownership that may be filled in, plus kin, acquaintances, and cherished pets. a tremendous typical catastrophe is brewing within the Atlantic.
Except that Simone isn't normal. She's the manufactured from rogue climate technological know-how being wielded through billionaire Carter Thompson as a part of a private vendetta opposed to US President Winslow Benson. as soon as Carter desired to carry rain to the barren region and feed the ravenous peoples of the planet. Now he desires to exhibit Benson—and the remainder of the world—just how strong wind and water can be.
If know-how created Simone, might be know-how can cease her. It's as much as Kate Sherman, as soon as a member of Carter's climate crew; and Jake Baxter, a weatherman for the CIA, to aim, utilizing a mystery US army weapon. The trap? It needs to be deployed contained in the storm.
By Lee Child
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
"The indomitable Reacher burns up the pages."--USA Today
Four humans in a motor vehicle, hoping to make Chicago via morning. One guy using, one other telling tales that don't upload up. a lady within the again, silent and fearful. And a hitchhiker with a damaged nostril. An hour at the back of them, the FBI descends on an outdated pumping station the place a guy used to be stabbed to death--the knife paintings specialist, the killers nowhere to be seen.
All Jack Reacher sought after used to be a experience to Virginia. All he did was once stick out his thumb. yet he quickly discovers he has hitched greater than a trip. He has tied himself to an enormous conspiracy, within which not anything is what it kind of feels, and no-one is telling the truth.
"Furious motion . . . [Lee] baby retains the pacing fast and the surprises rolling. . . . [A] feverishly exciting series."--The Miami Herald
"Smart, breathless . . . [with] the best woman characters within the complete Reacher series."--The manhattan Times
"Subtle and nuanced [with] seductive writing and impossible to resist plot twists."--Newsweek
By Isabel Allende
[b]Tal como predijo l. a. astróloga más reputada de San Francisco, una oleada de crímenes comienza a sacudir l. a. ciudad. En los angeles investigación sobre los asesinatos, el inspector Bob Martín recibirá los angeles ayuda inesperada de un grupo de internautas especializados en juegos de rol, Ripper.
“Mi madre todavía está viva, pero l. a. matarán el Viernes Santo a medianoche”, le advirtió Amanda Martín al inspector jefe y éste no lo puso en duda, porque l. a. chica había dado pruebas de saber más que él y todos sus colegas del Departamento de Homicidios. los angeles mujer estaba cautiva en algún punto de los dieciocho mil kilómetros cuadrados de l. a. bahía de San Francisco, tenían pocas horas para encontrarla con vida y él no sabía por dónde empezar a buscarla”.
By V. C. Andrews
Audrina desired to be pretty much as good as her sister. Her sister used to be so exact, so ideal -- and useless. Now she is going to come nose to nose with the harmful, terrifying mystery that everybody is aware. everybody except... candy Audrina.
By Neil Russell
In a barren region city at the street among L.A. and Vegas, all hell has damaged unfastened . . .
In a bed room neighborhood populated via stable law enforcement officials and undesirable law enforcement officials, a retired police officer and his spouse were brutally tortured and slain. A "wildcase" without obvious rhyme or cause, it has stuck the eye of the FBI . . . and Hollywood billionaire, ex-Delta strength operative Rail Black, who known as the slaughtered pair his friends.
With his frighteningly effective abilities and extra money than he may ever spend, Rail believes in supporting humans he cares about—even if it potential clashing with the government's enforcers. yet this wildcase has poisonous tendrils rooted in a far off previous, snaking via a shady megachurch, via Sin urban, and into shadowy areas midway all over the world. And the valuable blood already spilled is not anything in comparison to the deluge to come—with Rail's personal extra to the combo if he will get too shut.
By John R. Maxim
Elizabeth Stride, the infamous Black Angel, had was hoping to stay quietly eventually; not more killing, not more being hunted. She now had a relations to think about. She had 4 younger ladies whom she'd sworn to guard. particularly Aisha, attractive Aisha, whom she'd come to consider as a daughter. upload to this a combined blessing; Martin Kessler was once again along with her. for 2 years, he'd allowed her to imagine he was once lifeless. He had his purposes, yet, nonetheless, she discovered it tough to forgive him. She could try out very demanding to not enable herself love him. a great guy, precise, yet nearly gleefully reckless and each bit as deadly as she was once.
All appeared good till the prophecy seemed; it was once in all places; in each language; all around the web. It foretold the arriving, now, at the present time, of what a few known as a Muslim Joan of Arc. Aisha, the youngest spouse of Mohammed, were reborn, "to express males how that they had fallen into error." A fiery angel had include her, to steer and shield her.
Aisha and Qaila. Aisha and the Black Angel. She couldn't understand that a few had already made up our minds that the 2 could be one and an identical. It was once heresy, they stated. they have to be chanced on. they have to be killed. All this speak of the prophecy may die with them.
"Maxim, who's been writing top-grade thrillers for greater than twenty years, is still one of many form's most sensible stored secrets."
"Top drawer entertainment."
"Maxim constructs a posh plot, juggles various characters, and pulls all of it off with a cinematic breathless pace."
"Maxim's super-smart novels easily can't be placed down."
By Matt Hilton
The electrifying debut of ex-military officer and all-around difficult man Joe Hunter, who's at the path of his lacking and estranged brother . . . and the madman who could have taken him
Joe Hunter solves difficulties. Or, as he loves to placed it, he's "the weapon despatched in whilst the entire making plans is completed and all that's left is the ass kicking." And as a former army operative and ex-CIA agent, he's reliable at what he does. but if he's instructed that his brother—with whom he hasn't been at the better of terms—has disappeared, he learns that every little thing he's confronted ahead of is child's play in comparison to what's coming.
Tubal Cain is a killer—smart, stealthy, and arrogant—but he's additionally sentimental. His most useful ownership is the set of knives he makes use of, and whilst one in every of them (his favourite Bowie) is stolen alongside a abandoned stretch of street, Cain will cease at not anything to get it back.
Unfortunately for Hunter, the thief is his brother, a guy who has been at the run from his personal mis-takes yet is now within the crosshairs of a heavily deranged guy. to discover his brother, Hunter needs to locate Cain, and the chase takes all 3 males on a hair-raising trip around the kingdom to a barren spot within the American Southwest, the place bones became not anything greater than lifeless men's dust.
With its cinematic pacing, nonstop thrills, and robust, charismatic hero, lifeless Men's dirt introduces Matt Hilton as a robust and impossible to resist new voice in mystery fiction.