Currently browsing category

Suspense, Page 5

Download The Girl in the Red Coat by Kate Hamer PDF

By Kate Hamer

[b][b][b]  [/b] •  Costa e-book Award for First Novel finalist
   •  Dagger Award finalist[/b]

"Kate Hamer’s gripping debut novel immediately remembers the explosion of equally titled books and flicks, from Stieg Larsson’s The woman With the Dragon Tattoo and its sequels, to The woman at the Train to Gone Girl … "—Michiko Kakutani, The ny Times

“Keeps the reader turning pages at a frantic clip... What’s strongest this is now not whodunnit, or perhaps why, yet how this mom and daughter endure their separation, and the tales they inform themselves to aid undergo it.” —Celeste Ng (Everything I by no means instructed You)
“Compulsively readable...Beautifully written and unpredictable, I needed to cease myself racing to the tip to determine what happened.” —Rosamund Lupton (Sister [b]

“Both gripping and delicate — superbly written, it's a compulsive, aching tale choked with loss and redemption.” —Lisa Ballantyne (The accountable One)
[b]"Hamer’s darkish story of the misplaced and located is almost most unlikely to place down.” —Booklist
Newly unmarried mother Beth has one consistent, gnawing fear: that her dreamy eight-year-old daughter, Carmel, who tends to get lost, will someday cross missing.

And then sooner or later, it occurs: On a Saturday morning thick with fog, Beth takes Carmel to a neighborhood open air pageant, they get separated within the crowd, and Carmel is gone.

Shattered, Beth units herself at the grim and lonely project to discover her daughter, preserving on relentlessly at the same time the gurus inform her that Carmel can be long gone for good.

Carmel, in the meantime, is on an odd and harrowing trip of her own—to a unconditionally unforeseen position that calls for her to dwell by way of her wits, whereas making an attempt desperately to maintain in her head, continually, a imaginative and prescient of her mom …

Alternating among Beth’s tale and Carmel’s, and written in gripping prose that won’t allow move, the lady within the pink Coat—like Emma Donoghue’s Room and M. L. Stedman’s the sunshine among Oceans—is an totally immersive tale that’s impossible to place down . . . and very unlikely to fail to remember.

Show description

Download House 23 by Eli Yance PDF

By Eli Yance

Joseph Lee is filthy rich, secure, and by myself.

His spouse was once murdered, butchered in her personal condominium. They by no means came across the killer. The police blamed him, as did every body else.

He's been on my own given that her dying. constrained to the home the place she was once murdered, compelled to stay a hermit's lifestyles as he struggles together with his grief and self-loathing. yet there's desire: a gorgeous girl, a lady who seems uncannily like his lifeless spouse, strikes into the home around the highway and befriends him.

Joseph Lee's existence looks enhancing, yet after the sunshine on the finish of the tunnel there's one other descent right into a international of darkness, as the attractive look-alike, and the enforcing constitution of condominium 23, are hiding hectic secrets and techniques.

Show description

Download High Profile (Jesse Stone, Book 6) by Robert B. Parker PDF

By Robert B. Parker

The homicide of a infamous public determine locations Paradise, Massachusetts, police leader Jesse Stone within the harsh glare of the media spotlight.

while the physique of debatable talk-show host Walton Weeks is found placing from a tree at the outskirts of Paradise, police leader Jesse Stone reveals himself on the heart of a hugely public case, forcing him to house small-minded neighborhood officers and nationwide media scrutiny. while one other useless body-that of a tender woman-is came upon quite a few days later, the strain turns into nearly unbearable.

sufferers in under every week may still supply a bunch of clues, yet all Jesse runs into are useless ends. yet what could be the most annoying point of those murders is the truth that not anyone turns out to care-not a unmarried considered one of Weeks's ex-wives, now not the kin of the woman. And whilst the medical expert finds a heartbreaking hyperlink among the 2 departed souls, the secret in basic terms deepens.

regardless of Weeks's attractiveness and the girl's soft age, Jesse is hard-pressed to discover valid suspects. even though the crimes are maybe the main ugly Jesse has ever witnessed, it's the malevolence in the back of them that makes all of them the extra scary. pressured to delve right into a global of stormy relationships, Jesse quickly involves detect that understanding whom he can belief is certainly an issue of existence and death.

Show description

Download Blood Money (Jane Whitefield, Book 5) by Thomas Perry PDF

By Thomas Perry

Jane Whitefield, the fearless "guide" who is helping humans in hassle disappear, make sufferers vanish,has simply started her quiet new existence as Mrs. Carey McKinnon, while she is termed upon back, to stand her hardest rivals but. Jane needs to attempt to store a tender woman fleeing a dangerous mafioso. but the deceptively walk in the park of hiding a lady propels Jane into the heart of bad occasions, and pairs her with Bernie the Elephant, the mafia's guy with the money. Bernie has a photographic reminiscence, and with the intention to undo an evil that has been starting to be for part a century,he and Jane engineer the most important robbery of all time, stealing billions from hidden mafia debts and donating the money to charity. Heart-stopping speed, superb writing, and captivating characters mix in Blood cash to make it the easiest novel but through the author known as "one of America's most interesting storytellers,"(San Francisco Examiner).

Show description

Download The Hard Way (Jack Reacher, Book 10) by Lee Child PDF

By Lee Child

In Lee Child’s brilliant new mystery, ex–military cop Reacher sees greater than most folks would...and due to that, he’s thrust into an explosive state of affairs that’s approximately to explode in his face. For the one option to locate the truth—and retailer blameless lives—is to do it the way in which Jack Reacher does it top: the tough way….

Jack Reacher used to be by myself, the best way he cherished it, absorbing the new, electrical big apple urban evening, staring at a guy pass the road to a parked Mercedes and force it away. the automobile contained a million money in ransom cash. And Edward Lane, the guy who paid it, pays much more to get his family members again. Lane runs a hugely unlawful soldiers-for-hire operation. he'll use any amount of cash and any device to discover his appealing spouse and baby. after which he’ll flip Jack Reacher free with a vengeance—because Reacher is the simplest guy hunter within the world.

On the path of a vicious kidnapper, Reacher is studying the chilling secrets and techniques of his employer’s past…and of a awful drama within the middle of a foul little warfare. He’s commencing to detect that Edward Lane is hiding whatever. whatever soiled. whatever giant. yet Reacher additionally is aware this: he’s already in means too deep to prevent now.

Show description

Download Payback by Simon Kernick PDF

By Simon Kernick

Simon Kernick is considered one of Britain's most fun new mystery writers. He arrived at the crime writing scene together with his hugely acclaimed debut novel The company of death, the tale of a corrupt cop moonlighting as a hitman. besides the fact that, Simon's huge step forward got here along with his novel Relentless which used to be chosen by means of Richard and Judy for his or her advised summer season Reads promoting, after which speedily went directly to turn into the bestselling mystery of 2007. Simon's learn is what makes his thrillers so genuine. He talks either off and on the list to contributors of precise department, the Anti-Terrorist department and the intense and Organised Crime business enterprise, so he will get to listen to first hand what truly occurs at the hours of darkness and murky underbelly of united kingdom crime.

Dennis Milne is a former cop and part-time murderer. He kills the undesirable men - those that, in his opinion, should die. Now he's in Manila, looking ahead to his subsequent goal: a tender girl who's made a few lethal enemies. DI Tina Boyd is in Manila weeding out the fellow accountable for the dying of her lover. She is familiar with he's harmful. She understands he's ruthless. yet she's made up our minds to deliver him to justice - no matter if it kills her. law enforcement officials with pasts that hang-out them - and a gift that may see them either useless. they're approximately to satisfy. And once they do, it's payback time.

Show description

Download Killing Floor (Jack Reacher, Book 1) by Lee Child PDF

By Lee Child

The sleepy, forgotten city of Margrave, Georgia, hasn't visible against the law in many years, yet in the span of 3 days it witnesses occasions that depart every body surprised. An unidentified guy is located crushed and shot to demise on a lonely state street. The police leader and his spouse are butchered on a quiet Sunday morning. Then a financial institution govt disappears from his domestic, leaving his keys at the desk and his spouse frozen with worry. the best suspect is Jack Reacher - an intruder, a guy simply passing via. yet Reacher is a difficult ex-military policeman, educated to imagine quickly and act swifter. whilst experts research the 1st sufferer used to be anyone from Reacher's earlier, and he can't persuade them of his innocence, his sufferer self-defense turns into a raging campaign of revenge. With police officers who think in him - a considerate black detective and a lady named Roscoe - he closes in on a ruthless conspiracy hiding at the back of Margrave's rural appeal. yet remaining in on him is a workforce of killers. step-by-step, the 2 groups circle - ready to determine in order to be the 1st to stroll onto the killing floor.

Uploader free up Notes:
Retail EPUB, comprises TOC/chapters

Show description

Download Killer Mountain by Peter Pinkham PDF

By Peter Pinkham

Six envelopes are introduced concurrently, one to every New England governor. The letter enclosed reads: in 4 days at midday, six billion funds has to be put in a Swiss checking account or hundreds of thousands of latest Englanders will die. In New Hampshire, Hudson and Cilla Rogers, blind to the letters, have their new marriage interrupted by way of a hooked up kidnapping test on Cilla and demolition in their Bartlett domestic, assaults that ship Hudson in pursuit. the path leads via Seattle s Mt. Rainier to the deserts of Arizona. to bother. Cilla, unexpectedly figuring out she could be the just one who can counter the frightening New England probability, makes a decision she needs to climb into the brutal iciness winds and chilly on the most sensible of Mt. Washington. Can this unusual ascent finish the chance? and will it shop her husband who may perhaps now be demise within the Southwestern desolate tract

Show description

Download Le Museum by Marie-Anne Legault PDF

By Marie-Anne Legault

À los angeles suite d’un cataclysme, une spécialiste de l’histoire ancienne se voit forcée d’étudier l’effacement de sa propre civilisation. S’amorce alors une grande enquête, une direction contre le sablier. Armée d’un uncomplicated fourre-tout et d’un appareil photographique, notre Docteure ès disparition rassemble les clefs pour conjurer un péril pire que tout. Une seule certitude, tout converge vers un étrange sanctuaire: le Museum. Au cours de son périple truffé de lieux imprécis, de personnages bigarrés, de temps confus, elle tente de faire los angeles lumière sur sa vacation spot finale.

Doté d’une structure savante et castle d’une richesse langagière hors du commun, voici le roman d’un voyage qui ne vous laissera pas indemne, ça non, et qui vous habitera longtemps une fois los angeles dernière web page tournée. Toutefois, il vous faudra accepter de sacrifier les repères géographiques et temporels. vehicle il s’agit ici d’une odyssée moderne sans nom, sans lieu, sans date…

Show description

Download Fame by Karen Kingsbury PDF

By Karen Kingsbury

Dayne Matthews returns to Hollywood and is stuck up within the risky global of popularity and paparazzi. Katy Hart is extremely joyful whilst she learns she will be able to play contrary of Dayne in a Hollywood movie. the alternatives those make will switch their lives without end reputation is the 1st ebook within the soul-stirring new Firstborn sequence from Karen Kingsbury. As Dayne Matthews returns to Hollywood after his stunning discovery in Karen's best-selling novel Reunion, he faces the damaging international of popularity and paparazzi. in the meantime, Katy Hart gets the provide of a lifetime—starring contrary Dayne in a Hollywood movie. Dayne and Jamie's offerings will switch their hearts and lives endlessly

Show description