Archive For The “Suspense” Category
By James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein, Juliana Neufeld
The sequel to James Patterson's bestselling sequence release Treasure Hunters is one other hilarious, hair-raising and highly-illustrated experience for the 1st relatives of Action!
Bick Kidd and his globe-trotting siblings Beck, hurricane and Tommy could have accomplished their first treasure hunt after their father used to be misplaced at sea, yet their abducted mom remains to be within the palms of nasty pirates. Their look for a rescue plan takes them down the Nile river in Africa, the place they'll need to navigate every thing from Egyptian pyramids within the wilderness to wet-and-wild jungles—not to say life-threatening encounters with barren region ailments, offended hippos and a few heavily undesirable guys—in order to discover the treasure and keep the day.
From no 1 bestselling masters of crime fiction comes a unprecedented mystery approximately relatives, homicide, and secrets.
It’s been greater than a yr for the reason that LAPD detective Jacob Lev discovered the outstanding fact approximately his kin, and he’s now not coping good. He’s again to ingesting, the LAPD detailed tasks division maintains to shadow him, and the reminiscence of a lady named Mai haunts him. And whereas Jacob has attempted to construct a bridge to his mom, she continues to be imprisoned within her personal tattered brain. Then he comes around the dossier for a ugly unsolved homicide that brings the 2 halves of his lifestyles into startling collision. discovering the killer will take him midway all over the world, to Paris. It’s a perilous look for fact that plunges him into the previous. And for Jacob Lev, there is not any position extra scary.
By Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child
Past and current collide in Preston and kid's such a lot exciting novel ever . . .
Special Agent Pendergast arrives at an specific Colorado ski lodge to rescue his protégée, Corrie Swanson, from critical hassle with the legislation. His surprising visual appeal coincides with the 1st assault of a murderous arsonist who--with brutal precision--begins burning down multimillion-dollar mansions with the households locked within. After springing Corrie from prison, Pendergast learns she made a discovery whereas studying the bones of numerous miners who have been killed a hundred and fifty years previous through a rogue grizzly undergo. Her discovering is so magnificent that it, much more than the arsonist, threatens the resort's very existence.
Drawn deeper into the research, Pendergast uncovers a mysterious connection among the useless miners and a fabled, long-lost Sherlock Holmes story--one that will simply provide the major to the trendy day killings as well.
Now, with the ski inn snowed in and below savage attack--and Corrie's lifestyles all at once in grave danger--Pendergast needs to clear up the enigma of the previous ahead of the city of the current is going up in flames.
By Andrew Gross
On the morning Karen Friedman learns that her husband, a hedge fund supervisor, has been tragically killed, Detective Ty Hauck starts off his research of one other man's demise in a suspicious hit-and-run in Karen's hometown.
The possible unrelated tragedies are approximately to plunge a stunning widow and a decided investigator right into a maelstrom of homicide, giant sums of lacking funds, and overseas conspiracy.
By Dan Simmons
A once-respected collage professor and novelist, Dale Stewart has sabotaged his occupation and his marriage -- and now darkness is last in on him. within the final hours of Halloween he has again to the loss of life city of Elm Haven, his boyhood domestic, the place he hopes to discover peace in isolation. yet stepping into a long-deserted farmhouse at the a ways outskirts of city -- the one-time place of dwelling of a wierd and fabulous pal who misplaced his younger existence in a grisly "accident" again within the negative summer time of 1960 -- is simply the newest in his lengthy succession of contemporary blunders. simply because Dale isn't really on my own right here. He has been to this condo of shadows by way of deepest demons who're now twisting his truth into scary new types. And a thick, blanketing early snow is commencing to fall ...
2011 Reprint of 1908 variation. complete facsimile of the unique variation, now not reproduced with Optical popularity software program. "The guy Who used to be Thursday: A Nightmare" is a singular by way of G. ok. Chesterton, first released in 1908. The ebook is usually known as a metaphysical mystery. even though it offers with anarchists, the unconventional isn't really an exploration or rebuttal of anarchist concept; Chesterton's advert hoc development of "Philosophical Anarchism" is amazing from traditional anarchism and is pointed out numerous occasions no longer lots as a uprising opposed to executive yet as a uprising opposed to God. the radical has been defined as "one of the hidden hinges of twentieth-century writing, where the place, earlier than our eyes, the nonsense-fantastical culture of Lewis Carroll and Edward Lear pivots and turns into the nightmare-fantastical culture of Kafka and Borges.
A cold-blooded murder. A attractive suspect. An sincere pass judgement on pressured to do the unthinkable.
New York Times bestselling writer Phillip Margolin is a grasp of felony suspense. In this explosive novel, an easy case of self-defense turns into a nightmare within which justice itself is held hostage.
Judge Richard Quinn is younger, idealistic, and sincere to a fault. That's why he is passed the main sensational murder case in Oregon history. Locked in a race for the U.S. Senate, Ellen Crease gunned down the intruder who murdered her filthy rich husband. In a unmarried, brutal immediate she turned a widow, a sufferer, and a hero.
Yet tense questions remain. What secrets and techniques did the guy who all started his fortune operating mortuaries hold that will have expense him his lifestyles? What in regards to the son frozen out of his will? Or his wife's political enemies? And what approximately Ellen Crease herself?
Soon it turns into transparent lethal plot of homicide, blackmail, ardour, and double pass is unfolding round pass judgement on Richard Quinn. And except he breaks the principles, justice won't in simple terms be blind, it will likely be the ultimate sufferer.
Dr. okay is the hot psychiatrist at Arkham Asylum with a slippery prior and a mastery of interpreting humans, in particular tremendous criminals. whereas she enjoys the joys of interviewing the sufferers, her previous quickly comes again to trace her down and drag her again into the dust. good day, it takes one to understand one, correct? (Currently unfinished)
By Phillip Margolin
Defense lawyer David Nash has made a profession out of atmosphere monsters free—and not anyone does it greater. Now a case has come to "the Ice guy" which can support cleanse Nash of the guilt and doubts that torment him: that rarest of all defendants, an blameless man.
A kinfolk guy, a emerging famous person within the criminal career, this new purchaser has been accused of a heinous crime—the brutal homicide of an undercover vice cop. however the case that's alleged to be Nash's redemption may perhaps turn out to be his downfall, dragging him right into a darkish and sinister global the place lies and the reality are interchangeable; the place the manipulator turns into the manipulated, and each resolution spawns extra complicated and terrifying questions. and because the shadows shut in round him, the ultimate query that is still for David Nash issues his personal destiny: lifestyles . . . or death?
By Jonathan Carroll
Scarred through contemporary amorous affairs, L.A. cartoonist Max Fischer meets and strikes in with Lily Aaron and her nine-year-old son, Lincoln, yet quickly discovers that Lily is operating from a heinous crime she has devoted.