Wicked Prey (Lucas Davenport, Book 19)

By John Sandford

Danger stalks Lucas Davenport at paintings and all too with regards to domestic, within the superlative new mystery via the number one New York Times' bestselling author.

For 20 years, John Sandford's novels were cherished for his or her "ingenious plots, vibrant characters, crisp discussion and unending surprises" (The Washington Post), and nowhere are these extra in facts than within the unexpected twists and shocks of Wicked Prey. The Republicans are coming to St. Paul for his or her conference. Throwing an incredible celebration is meant to be enjoyable, yet crashing the get together are a number of not easy situations the police may relatively stayed away. leader between them is a workforce stickup males who've noticed a number of profitable possibilities, starting from political moneymen with briefcases packed with money to that armored-car warehouse with the weak spot in its defense process. All that's headache adequate for Lucas Davenport - yet what's approximately to hit him is even worse. it slow again, a stray bullet placed a pimp and petty thief named Randy Whitcomb in a wheelchair, and, ever on account that, the guy has been nursing his grudge right into a complete head of psychotic steam. He blames Davenport for the bullet, yet it's no enjoyable simply taking pictures him. That wouldn't be painful sufficient. now not whilst Davenport has a beautiful fourteen-year-old followed daughter that Whitcomb can goal in its place. . . .And then there's the younger guy with the .50 quality sniper rifle and the right-wing-crazy history, roaming via a urban packed with the main robust politicians on the earth. . . . wealthy along with his remarkable trademark suspense and a few of the simplest characters in suspense fiction, depraved Prey is extra evidence that "Sandford is among the so much continually wonderful crime writers operating today." (Booklist).

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Alone at Night (Mars Bahr Mysteries)

By K. J. Erickson

Tired of the politics, exposure and never-ending nights that compliment significant homicides, Detective Mars Bahr and his accomplice Nettie Frisch have moved to the chilly Case Unit, which covers the Minneapolis Police Department's oldest unsolved circumstances. one among their first assignments is tackling the murders of rural comfort shop staff, which leads them to a sixteen-year-old lacking folks case.

In 1986, seventeen-year-old Andrea Bergstad used to be operating on my own at evening at a rural Minnesota gasoline station whilst she vanished with no hint. at the store's fuzzy safety videotape, one minute she's there, speaking at the mobile to her ally, and the subsequent she's long gone. Now, 16 years later, Mars is going again to Redstone, Minnesota, to attempt to place jointly the items of this baffling case.

In Redstone, Mars meets retired sheriff Sig Sampson, off the task for a number of years yet haunted by way of the Bergstad case love it used to be the day before today. Sig Sampson is the one one that may also help Mars do what has to be performed which will clear up it: His reminiscence is the single factor that could take this chilly case and make it hot.

Mars and Sig dive into the research, and Mars quickly starts to imagine that their labor gets them someplace. yet his quandary over the main points distracts him from the better concerns within the case, and prior to he understands it, the lives of the 2 most vital humans in Mars' lifestyles are at risk.

As together with her latest acclaimed novel, The final Witness, KJ Erickson offers a fast moving, enticing, and striking thriller.

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By Frank Young

Peter and Maggie have the booze, the medication, and the houseboat for one wild weekend with their associates. If basically they'd the way to break out the traditional evil deep below the Illinois River. What starts as a lager fueled teenage intercourse romp becomes a nightmare as killer cannibals tear in the course of the boaters one after the other. The murders are relentless, the phobia is genuine, and the killing by no means stops.

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Hour of the Wolf (Inspector Van Veeteren, Book 7)

By Håkan Nesser

The grasp of Swedish crime fiction returns with this newest access into the the world over acclaimed, award-winning secret series—one of the darkest stories but within the sequence that's, in addition, an electrifying stand-alone novel.

In the center of the evening, a boy is struck via a motor vehicle after leaving his girlfriend's condominium. the motive force, inebriated, leaves the boy's physique through the facet of the line and, wrestling with guilt, attempts to place all of it out of his mind—until a blackmail be aware arrives. meanwhile, Reinhart, the hot leader inspector of the Maardam police strength, has set his crew to paintings. yet a moment, very likely similar killing proves that this can be no usual case. The police, determined for solutions, fight to decipher the clues to those appalling crimes, yet because the killer turns into more and more unhinged and unpredictable, Van Veeteren, now retired, is forced to re-enter the realm he left at the back of. he'll face the best trial of his occupation as he seeks vengeance for the dying of somebody who used to be on the subject of him. instructed with Håkan Nesser's trademark eye for aspect, breakneck plotting, and gut-wrenching ethical rigidity, Hour of the Wolf reveals the Nordic noir star spinning certainly one of his such a lot spellbinding stories yet.

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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium Series)

By Stieg Larsson

The lady within the Spider’s Web, the recent e-book within the Millennium sequence, is on the market now!

Murder secret, kin saga, love tale, and fiscal intrigue mix into one satisfyingly complicated and entertainingly atmospheric novel.

Harriet Vanger, a scion of 1 of Sweden's wealthiest households disappeared over 40 years in the past. these kind of years later, her elderly uncle keeps to hunt the reality. He hires Mikael Blomkvist, a crusading journalist lately trapped through a libel conviction, to enquire. he's aided by means of the pierced and tattooed punk prodigy Lisbeth Salander. jointly they faucet right into a vein of unfathomable iniquity and outstanding corruption.

From the alternate Paperback edition.

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Alfred Hitchcock Presents Twelve Stories They Wouldn't Let Me Do on TV

By Alfred Hitchcock

Alfred Hitchcock provides Twelve tales They Wouldn't permit Me Do on TV.

Being a assassin myself / through Arthur Williams --
Lukundoo / by means of Edward Lucas White --
A lady seldom came across / via William Sansom --
The perfectionist / by way of Margaret St. Clair --
The cost of the pinnacle / by means of John Russell --
Love involves omit Lucy / via Q. Patrick --
Srendi Vashtar / by way of Saki --
Love lies bleeding / through Philip MacDonald --
The dancing companion / by means of Jerome ok. Jerome --
Casting the runes / via M.R. James --
The voice within the evening / via William wish Hodgson --
How love got here to Professor Guildea / by means of Robert S. Hichens.(less)

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The Ghost Agent

By Alex Berenson

Under the radar, off the grid, and at the back of enemy traces, CIA agent John Wells performs a perilous video game of risk...As a covert CIA particular operative, John Wells understands the chances are continually stacked opposed to him. for each atrocity foiled, one other lethal disaster awaits. So while it emerges that 4 of the world's most threatening states are plotting jointly to unharness the last word nuclear possibility, Wells realises that his odds on preventing them levels from zero...to none. yet that is by no means stopped him earlier than. And it is not going to prevent him now...

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The Lacey Confession (The Locator Series)

By Richard Greener

Discovering those that don't are looking to be came upon is a tender man's video game. but if a stunning megastar begs semi-retired Walter Sherman to find her nephew, he can't refuse. In his look for Harry Levine, Walter quickly discovers that others are eager to locate him and prepared to kill for what he has: the written confession by way of the mastermind at the back of the assassination of John F. Kennedy. between these clamouring for the confession are the Kennedy relations, renegade Russians looking the Czar's gold and a strong guy with connections to the CIA. discovering Harry is something, yet hiding him from specialist killers pushes Walter's getting older talents to the restrict. It's a wild chase throughout Europe, Mexico and the Caribbean in Richard Greener's heart-stopping mystery that provides an unforeseen twist on current JFK conspiracy theories.

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The Beggar King (US Edition) (A Hangman's Daughter Tale)

By Oliver Pötzsch

The 12 months is 1662. Alpine village hangman Jakob Kuisl gets a letter from his sister calling him to the imperial urban of Regensburg, the place a grotesque sight awaits him: her throat has been slit. Arrested and framed for the homicide, Kuisl faces first-hand the torture he’s administered himself for years.

Jakob’s daughter, Magdalena, and a tender medicus named Simon hasten to his relief. With the aid of an underground community of beggars, a beer-brewing monk, and an Italian playboy, they observe that in the back of the fake accusation is a plan that may endanger the complete German Empire.

Chock-full of ancient element, The Beggar King brings to brilliant existence one other story of an not likely hangman and his tough-as-nails daughter, confirming Pötzsch’s mettle as a author to watch.

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Six Seconds

By Rick Mofina

A vengeful lady who aches for her position in paradise...

In Iraq an reduction employee who misplaced her husband and baby in a brutal assault saves the lifetime of an American contractor. Believing he can assist her avenge her family's deaths, she follows him again domestic to the United States.

An anguished mom eager to locate her child...

In California a football mother arrives to select up her son from institution, simply to find that her husband has taken their baby and vanished with no trace.

A detective who must redeem himself...

In the Rocky Mountains an off-duty cop rescues a bit lady from a raging river moments earlier than she utters her ultimate phrases in his hands. Haunted by means of failure, he launches an research that leads him to a Montana college the place time is ticking down on an occasion that may rewrite history....

Three strangers entangled in a plot to alter the realm in just six seconds....

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