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Personal (with bonus short story Not a Drill): A Jack Reacher Novel

By Lee Child

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Jack Reacher returns in one other fast-moving, action-packed, suspenseful ebook from Lee Child.
 
You can go away the military, however the military doesn’t go away you. now not constantly. now not thoroughly, notes Jack Reacher—and definite adequate, the retired army cop is quickly pulled again into carrier. This time, for the nation division and the CIA.
 
a person has taken a shot on the president of France within the urban of sunshine. The bullet was once American. the space among the gunman and the objective was once unheard of. what number snipers can shoot from three-quarters of a mile with overall self belief? only a few, yet John Kott—an American marksman long past bad—is one in every of them. And after fifteen years in felony, he’s out, unaccounted for, and sure drawing a bead on a G8 summit choked with sufficient global leaders to tempt any murderer.
 
If someone can cease Kott, it’s the guy who beat him earlier than: Reacher. And notwithstanding he’d relatively paintings by myself, Reacher is teamed with Casey great, a rookie analyst who retains her cool with Zoloft. yet they’re dealing with a coarse street, packed with ruthless mobsters, Serbian thugs, shut calls, double-crosses—and no backup if they’re stuck. all of the whereas Reacher can’t cease brooding about the girl he as soon as did not store. yet he won’t permit that that ensue back. no longer this time. now not Nice.
 
Reacher by no means will get too shut. yet now a killer is making it personal.

Praise for Personal
 
“The most sensible one yet.”—Stephen King
 
“Reacher is the stuff of fantasy, an excellent male myth. . . . certainly one of this century’s most unique, tantalizing pop-fiction heroes . . . baby does a masterly task of bringing his event to lifestyles with never-ending surprises and fierce suspense.”—The Washington Post
 
“Yet one other pleasant page-turner.”—Entertainment Weekly
 
“Reacher is usually up for a very good struggle, such a lot entertainingly whilst he is going mano a mano with a seven-foot, 300-pound monster of a mobster named Little Joey. yet it’s Reacher the instructor who wows here.”—Marilyn Stasio, The ny Times
 
“Jack Reacher is today’s James Bond, a mystery hero we can’t get adequate of. I learn each one once it appears.”—Ken Follett
 
“Reacher’s only one of fiction’s nice mysterious strangers.”Maxim
 
“If you're keen on fast-moving thrillers, you’ll are looking to seriously look into this one.”—John Sandford
 
“Fans won’t be disenchanted by way of this suspense-filled, riveting thriller.”Library magazine (starred review)
 
“Child is the alpha puppy of mystery writers, every one new booklet zooming to the pinnacle of best-seller lists with the speed of a Reacher head butt.”Booklist
 
“Every Reacher novel offers a jolt to the worried system.”Kirkus Reviews

From the Hardcover edition.

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Running Cold: A Mick Callahan Novel

By Harry Shannon

Media psychologist Callahan is a failed army Seal, a getting better alcoholic and a faithful buddy. He's additionally a guy with a sizzling mood and a expertise for buying himself into difficulty. during this fresh experience, the fourth publication within the renowned sequence, Callahan reveals himself up opposed to an indignant younger soldier simply domestic from Afghanistan. Wes McCann's father is a compulsive gambler and certainly one of Mick's consumers. His brutal homicide units those harmful males on a collision course.

"A wrong and edgy hero. darkish wit, first-class writing and action-packed pace."
—The Rap Sheet, January Magazine

"Mick Callahan is a guy with a earlier, an average correct hook, and a radio speak express. He's lovely sturdy at giving humans suggestion - simply now not unavoidably stable at taking it. The energy of this sequence is in its significant characters, wrong, human, frequently humorous, occasionally tragic, and the relationships between them."
—Mystery Scene

"Mick Callahan is not just likeable (as deemed by means of Library magazine) yet he manages to endear himself as a truly reasonable hero, with a powerful experience of objective and an equivalent sprint of vulnerability."
—Cemetery Dance

"Mick's street to redemption is wry, bittersweet and altogether touching."
—New secret Reader

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Decipher

By Stel Pavlou

MANKIND HAS HAD 12,000 YEARS TO DECIPHER THE MESSAGE,
WE HAVE ONE WEEK LEFT....

There is a sign emanating from deep in the ice of Antarctica. Atlantis has awoken. historic monuments everywhere in the worlds from the Pyramids of Giza, to Mexico to the traditional websites of China are reacting...to a brewing main issue no longer of this earth, yet someplace out within the sun procedure. Connecting to one another during the oceans. utilizing low frequency sound waves to create an old community. The earth is thrown into panic stations. For apparently the signs emanating from Atlantis are a prelude to anything a lot larger. might it's that the complete urban is actually one tremendous historic desktop? And to what finish? For what function?

It is the yr 2012, an analogous 12 months Mayan trust prophesised the tip of the realm. armies, American and chinese language stand on the point of struggle for the keep watch over of the main powerful strength ever identified to guy. The secrets and techniques of Atlantis. secrets and techniques that are encoded in crystal shards retrieved from the sunken urban. secrets and techniques which Mankind has had twelve thousand years to decipher...but in an effort to now smash it inside of one week.

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Miséricorde (Les enquêtes du département V, 1)

Pourquoi Merete Lyyngaard croupit-elle dans une cage depuis des années ? Pour quelle raison ses bourreaux s'acharnent-ils sur l. a. jeune femme ? Cinq ans auparavant, l. a. soudaine disparition de celle qui incarnait l'avenir politique du Danemark avait fait couler beaucoup d'encre. Mais, faute d'indices, l. a. police avait classificationé l'affaire. Jusqu'à l'intervention des improbables Carl Mørck et Hafez el Assad du Département V, un flic sur los angeles touche et son assistant d'origine syrienne. Pour eux, pas de chilly case...

Couronné par les prix scandinaves les plus prestigieux, de l. a. Clé de Verre aux Golden Laurels des libraires, le mystery de Jussi Adler-Olsen, première enquête de l'inspecteur Mørck, est un véritable phénomène d'édition mondial.
Comédien au théâtre, Éric Herson- Macarel prête aussi sa voix au cinéma, entre autres à Spiderman et James Bond. Une voix taillée sur mesure pour ce "cold case" impressionnant et déstabilisant.

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Fat Ollie's Book: A Novel of the 87th Precinct

By Ed McBain

Murders take place each day within the immense undesirable urban. they are not any such giant deal, you recognize. even if the sufferer is a urban councilman besides referred to as Lester Henderson.

yet this is often the 1st time fats Ollie Weeks of the 88th Precinct has written a singular, ah sure. referred to as Report to the Commissioner, it follows a crafty detective named Olivia Wesley Watts, who, except being woman and narrow, is just like fats Ollie himself. whereas Ollie's responding to the squeal in regards to the useless councilman, his leather-based dispatch case is stolen from the again of his vehicle -- and in it, the one reproduction of his worthwhile manuscript.

Joined by means of Carella and Kling from the neighboring 87th Precinct, Ollie investigates the murder with all of the beautiful crudeness, insensitivity, and backbone for which he's recognized. however the robbery of his first novel fills Ollie with a renewed ardour for old style detective paintings.

Following the exploits of 1 of Ed McBain's such a lot cherished detectives, this full of life and complex novel -- the fifty-second within the award-winning 87th Precinct sequence -- could be his top ebook yet.

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Wicked Prey (Lucas Davenport, Book 19)

By John Sandford

Danger stalks Lucas Davenport at paintings and all too with reference to domestic, within the superlative new mystery by means of the number 1 New York Times' bestselling author.

For two decades, John Sandford's novels were cherished for his or her "ingenious plots, brilliant characters, crisp discussion and never-ending 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 a huge celebration is meant to be enjoyable, yet crashing the social gathering are a number of difficult situations the police could particularly stayed away. leader between them is a group stickup males who've noticed a number of profitable possibilities, starting from political moneymen with briefcases choked with funds to that armored-car warehouse with the weak point in its protection method. All that's headache adequate for Lucas Davenport - yet what's approximately to hit him is even worse. your time again, a stray bullet placed a pimp and petty thief named Randy Whitcomb in a wheelchair, and, ever in view 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 capturing him. That wouldn't be painful sufficient. no longer whilst Davenport has fourteen-year-old followed daughter that Whitcomb can goal as an alternative. . . .And then there's the younger guy with the .50 quality sniper rifle and the right-wing-crazy history, roaming via a urban full of the main robust politicians in the world. . . . wealthy together with his superb trademark suspense and a few of the simplest characters in suspense fiction, depraved Prey is extra facts that "Sandford is among the such a lot always unique crime writers operating today." (Booklist).

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Bad Monkeys: A Novel (P.S.)

By Matt Ruff

Jane Charlotte has been arrested for homicide.

She says she's a member of a mystery association dedicated to combating evil. She says she's operating with the dept for the ultimate Disposition of Irredeemable Persons—aka "Bad Monkeys."

Her confession lands her within the jail's psychiatric wing and earns her numerous hours of poking, probing, and wondering by way of a certified. yet is Jane loopy or lying?

Or is she enjoying a complete varied video game altogether?

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The Husband: A Novel

By Dean Koontz

#1 NEW YORK occasions BESTSELLER
 
We have your spouse. You get her again for 2 million cash. On a typical afternoon, a regular guy, a gardener of modest potential, will get a mobile name out of his worst nightmare. The caller is lifeless severe. He doesn’t care that Mitch can’t bring up that sort of cash. If she’s every thing to you, then you’ll have the opportunity.
 
Mitch loves his spouse greater than lifestyles itself. He’s bought sixty hours to turn out it. He has to discover the 2 million by way of then. yet he’ll pay much more. He’ll pay anything.

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What Strange Creatures: A Novel

Scandal, love, kin, and homicide mix during this gripping literary secret by means of significantly acclaimed writer Emily Arsenault, within which a tender academic’s lifestyles is grew to become the wrong way up while her brother is arrested for homicide and she or he needs to end up his innocence.

The conflict siblings are used to sadness. Seven years, one marriage and divorce, 3 cats, and a puppy later, Theresa nonetheless hasn’t accomplished her dissertation. rather than a level, she’s acquired a houseful of adoring pets and a dead-end copywriting activity for an area candle company.

Jeff, her so-called genius older brother, doesn’t have it jointly, both. inventive, and dependable, he’s additionally aimless in paintings and love. yet his new female friend, Kim, waitress in her twenties, seems smitten.

When Theresa consents to dog-sit Kim’s puggle for a weekend, she has no concept that it's the starting of a terrifying nightmare that may shatter her quiet international. quickly, Kim’s physique can be present in the woods, and Jeff becomes the top suspect.

Though the proof is overwhelming, Theresa is aware that her brother isn't really a cold-blooded assassin. yet to transparent him she needs to discover extra approximately Kim. Investigating the lifeless woman’s previous, Theresa uncovers a treacherous mystery related to politics, homicide, and scandal—and turns into entangled in a almost certainly risky romance. however the deeper she falls into this troubling case, the extra it turns into transparent that, in attempting to retailer her brother’s lifestyles, she should be sacrificing her own.

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