By John Lescroart
Whilst San Francisco legal professional Dismas Hardy will get a choice asserting his spouse by no means picked the children up from institution, he’s frightened. Frannie’s a very good mom. seems there’s a great rationalization: she’s in detention center.
Unbeknownst to her husband, Frannie has simply seemed prior to a grand jury--and refused to percentage an important piece of knowledge approximately her good friend Ron, who’s accused of killing his spouse. Now it’s as much as Dismas to race the clock and discover a offender, all of the whereas pondering: Why could his spouse visit detention center to guard one other guy? Who quite killed Bree Beaumont--and why? He’s searching for the reality. yet he’s now not fairly yes he desires to locate it…
By Karen Harper
After spending 9 months in a coma, Tara Kinsale awakes to devastating information. Her ally, Alexis, has been murdered, leaving Tara as father or mother to her daughter, Claire. And Tara's husband has divorced her for an additional woman.
Forced to begin over, Tara specializes in reopening her P.I. enterprise and taking care of Claire. yet quickly her international is shattered back whilst Nick MacMahon, Claire's uncle, returns from army provider in Afghanistan to take guardianship of his niece. The undesirable dream turns insufferable while Tara learns that whatever worthy was once taken from her whereas she was once in a coma.
Working with Nick, a guy haunted by way of his personal previous, Tara starts to enquire the lacking months of her lifestyles. jointly, they'll locate that secrets and techniques don't remain buried forever...even once they are stored within the darkest of hiding locations.
By Elizabeth Haynes
Girls proportion a grisly destiny within the first access of this fascinating new British crime series--a combination of literary suspense and page-turning mystery that introduces the ambitious Detective leader Inspector Louisa Smith--from the New York Times bestselling writer Elizabeth Haynes, "the most enjoyable factor to occur to crime fiction in a protracted time" (Sophie Hannah, writer of Kind of Cruel).
In the crisp, early hours of an autumn morning, the police are referred to as to enquire deaths. the 1st is a suspected homicide at a farm at the outskirts of a small village. a stunning younger girl has been stumbled on useless, her cottage sopping wet with blood. the second one is a pronounced suicide at a close-by quarry. A vehicle with a woman's physique within has been discovered on the backside of the pit.
As DCI Louisa Smith and her workforce assemble facts over the process the subsequent six days, they find a surprising hyperlink among the 2 circumstances and the 2 deaths--a bond that sealed those women's bad fates one chilly evening, lower than a silent moon.
In this compelling new detective sequence, Elizabeth Haynes interweaves fictional basic resource materials--police reviews, mobile messages, interviews--and a number of personality viewpoints to create an attractive, edgy, and compulsively readable story of homicide, secret, and unsettling suspense.
By Ken Follett
Sentenced to a lifetime of distress within the Scottish coal mines, twenty-one-year-old Mack McAsh hungers for break out. His in simple terms best friend: attractive high-born Lizzie Hallim, who's trapped in her personal form of hell.
In 1766, from the teeming streets of London to the infernal carry of a slave send headed for the yankee colonies to a sprawling Virginia plantation, stressed youngsters, separated by means of politics and place, are sure through their look for a spot referred to as freedom....
By André Jacques
Dans l. a. lignée du polar culturel moderne où se mêlent paintings et sang, André Jacques prouve à quel aspect nous aimons tous nous faire raconter « une bonne histoire »… surtout si elle recèle une certaine dose de suspense, de sexe et un ambitious problème à résoudre.
Paru en l’an 2000, Les Lions rampants a reçu un accueil plus qu’enthousiaste des médias et des lecteurs et il entame avec brio une captivante série…
Une jeune aide-accessoiriste trouve une statuette ancienne chez un antiquaire du street Saint-Laurent et, soudain, beaucoup de gens semblent intéressés par ce « lion rampant » : l’ambassade de Slavitzine, les Titans – une bande de motards criminalisés -, l. a. police de los angeles CUM, des groupes néo-nazis et divers providers de renseignements.
L’antiquaire Alexandre Jobin, retraité des companies de renseignements de l’armée canadienne, et l. a. jeune accessoiriste Chrysanthy Orowitzn tenteront de dénouer les fils de l’énigme... pour comprendre, mais surtout pour sauver leur peau.
De Montréal à Ottawa en passant par les côtes de Charlevoix, sur un fond de guerre dans les Balkans, l. a. poursuite et l’enquête se dérouleront dans le sang et le métal tordu.
By Tana French
Detective Cassie Maddox remains to be attempting to care for the occasions of within the Woods. She is out of the homicide Squad and has began a dating with fellow detective Sam O'Neill yet is just too badly shaken to decide to Sam or to her occupation. Then Sam is allotted a brand new case, that of a tender lady stabbed to loss of life simply open air Dublin. He calls Cassie to the homicide scene and he or she reveals the sufferer is unusually regularly occurring. actually, she is Cassie's double. not just that, yet her identity says she is Lexie Madison the identification Cassie used, years in the past, as an undercover detective. without leads, no suspects and no clues, Cassie's previous undercover boss spots the potential of an entire life: to ship Cassie undercover within the lifeless girl's position. She might decide up details the police could by no means listen and tempt the killer to complete the task. So Cassie strikes into Whitethorn residence, poses as a post-grad scholar, and prepares to go into Lexie's global.
By Joel Goldman
A Jack Davis Thriller
If you love the knockout suspense of Michael Connelly and the gritty "who performed its" via Linda Fairstein, you'll love Joel Goldman's Shakedown!
"Goldman tells a narrative at a breakneck pace..."
Kansas urban Star
"A killer pointed out through a fleeting facial features and behavioral cues turns a middle-agend FBI agent facing a disruptive incapacity into an unforeseen hero in Goldman's most up-to-date impressive thriller."
When FBI Agent Jack Davis investigates a mass homicide, a leak of an important details and his imploding own existence throw him into the final word chance sector - the place fact lies on the center of betrayal.
Need a thrill tablet? Take Shakedown and stay awake all night!
By Andrew Pyper
Marcus Wallace and Jonathon Bates are Canadian dot.com wunderboys, on a exchange challenge in Brazil to promote their fascinating suggestion for a brand new web site -- Hypothesys is a digital "morality machine" that delivers to take the ache out of constructing offerings, supporting humans to make the "best judgements in their lives."
however the selection that the Hypothesys crew makes to take an eco-tour boat experience up the Rio Negro River into the Amazon Jungle -- followed via a band of leech-like Canadian alternate bureaucrats -- will confirm their destiny lives -- and deaths. Their boat is captured via unknown assailants who brutally kill the group and kidnap the Hypothesys workforce, now led blindfolded to a stinking jungle pit criminal. apart from the peculiar omission of Crossman, the team's enigmatic translator, one after the other the staff is tortured and validated past moderate figuring out. Have their captors pressured them with executive officers from one other boat? Has one in every of them secretly offered out? not anyone is familiar with, but if a chance to flee provides itself, the staff flees again to the river -- every one embarking on their lonesome determined trip into the center of darkness.
Like misplaced ladies, Pyper's first overseas bestseller, The alternate venture is a special hybrid novel. It's a narrative for the digital Age that takes mental suspense to a virtually insufferable new level.
By Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child
Simply days sooner than a major exhibition opens on the well known long island Museum of normal background, viewers are being savagely murdered within the museum's darkish hallways and mystery rooms. Autopsies point out that the killer can't be human...
But the museum's administrators plan to head forward with an important bash to have fun the hot exhibition, inspite of the murders.
Museum researcher Margo eco-friendly needs to discover who-or what-is doing the killing. yet can she do it in time to prevent the bloodbath?