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The Whites: A Novel

By Richard Price, Harry Brandt

“A masterpiece, to face with such previous rate classics as Clockers and Lush Life . . . [The Whites has] a compelling plot, but the genuine pleasure of the e-book lies web page by means of web page, line by means of line, in its fabulous characterizations, wealthy element, unending surprises, crackling discussion, [and] absurdist humor.” ―The Washington Post

Back within the Nineteen Nineties, while Billy Graves labored within the South Bronx as a part of an anti-crime unit often called the Wild ducks, he made headlines by means of unintentionally capturing a ten-year-old boy whereas preventing an angel-dusted berserker on the street. Branded as a cowboy, Billy spent years in a single dead-end posting after one other. Now in his early forties, he's a sergeant in big apple evening Watch, a group of detectives that responds to all felonies from Wall highway to Harlem among one a.m. and 8 a.m.

Billy’s paintings is usually regimen, but if evening Watch is named to the 4 a.m. deadly slashing of a guy in Penn Station, his research strikes past the standard handoff to the day shift. And while he discovers that the sufferer was a suspect in an unsolved murder―a brutal case with connections to the previous individuals of the Wild Geese―the undesirable previous days are again in Billy’s existence with a vengeance.

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Call to Duty

By Richard Herman

Call to Duty is a unique of epic scope and breathtaking experience that races at mach pace among lethal wars -- one waged 5 a long time in the past opposed to a madman with goals of global domination, the opposite to be fought the following day opposed to well-armed purchasers in poison and dying. For there are occasions that decision for speedy, decisive motion -- as unexpected worldwide occasions threaten to shatter an doubtful peace. there are occasions that try the mettle of even the main brave of fellows and ladies -- as 4 younger american citizens taken captive by way of a power-hungry Asian drug lord. And now, a beleaguered Commander-in-Chief -- beset upon through inner political turmoil and terrifying overseas intrigues -- needs to locate advice and power in his personal heroic previous. Then he needs to act.

For those are definite times.

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One Door Away from Heaven: A Novel

By Dean Koontz

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
Michelina Bellsong is on a challenge. She is following a lacking relations to the sting of the United States . . . to a spot she by no means knew existed—a position of terror, ask yourself, and shattering revelation. What awaits her there'll swap her lifestyles and the lifetime of each person she knows—if she will be able to locate the major to survival. At stake are a tender woman of remarkable goodness, a tender boy with killers on his path, and Micky’s personal wounded soul. forward lie incredible peril, startling discoveries, and paths that lead via negative darkness to unforeseen gentle.

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Severed

By Simon Kernick

A terrifying read-in-one-gulp mystery with a killer premise: what do you do whilst the lady in mattress beside you is a headless corpse . . .

Straight off I knew it used to be going to be a foul day. The room used to be stifling scorching; and whilst I did ultimately be able to drag open my eyes, all i may see used to be blood. i presumed I’d stepped into the center of a nightmare.

But i used to be mistaken. The nightmare was once simply simply starting.

Ex-soldier Sean Tyler wakes up in an unusual room subsequent to the headless corpse of a woman he’s met just once. together with his reminiscence of the former twenty-four hours cleaned, he’s rarely up and about prior to the telephone jewelry. A voice tells him to press play at the room’s DVD desktop. The movie exhibits him stabbing anyone to demise.

Tyler is convinced that the photos is faux, yet will a jury see issues an identical method? the fellow at the cellphone tells him to visit an handle in east London, and look forward to directions. Tyler understands he needs to do as he's instructed. He additionally understands that the telephone caller has no purpose of holding him alive.

To live to tell the tale he needs to get better the lacking twenty-four hours of his lifestyles and discover who’s environment him up earlier than his time runs out for stable. The clock is ticking...

From the Hardcover edition.

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The Canary List: A Novel

By Sigmund Brouwer

Safe through the darkish of evening, Jaimie Piper runs. yet is wherever secure while Evil is searching you?
 
She’s only a twelve year-old lady, bumped round among foster houses and relegated to college periods for challenged youngsters, these lagging of their attempt rankings or with behavioral issues. But her actual challenge is that she will be able to feel anything the opposite children can’t—something darkish. whatever compelling her to run for her life.
 
All Crockett gray desires is to mark the anniversary of his daughter’s dying alone.
 
But while his scholar Jaimie involves him, terrified, her want for defense collides together with his grief, and a tangled internet of unusual occasions sends them either spiraling towards destruction.
 
Crockett’s one desire of having his lifestyles again is to discover the mysterious secrets and techniques of Jaimie’s earlier and her unusual reward. It isn’t lengthy earlier than his discoveries lead him to a darker conspiracy, secrets and techniques guarded by way of the top seat of energy within the world—the Vatican.

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The Double (Spero Lucas)

"THE DOUBLE is nearly as good because it will get. The writing is taut, the violence is photo, and the characters are so well-drawn that they step off the web page and into your life." - linked Press

Every guy has his darkish aspect. Spero Lucas confronts his personal within the so much explosive mystery but from one among America's best-loved crime writers.

The task turns out uncomplicated adequate: retrieve the precious painting-"The Double"-Grace Kinkaid's ex-boyfriend stole from her. it is the kind of factor Spero Lucas focuses on: discovering what is lacking, and doing it quietly. yet Grace desires extra. She desires Lucas to discover the guy who humiliated her-a violent occupation legal with a small gang of brutal thugs at his beck and contact.

Lucas is a guy who is aware easy methods to get what he wishes, even if it is a thief at the run-or a married girl. in the course of a steamy, passionate love affair that he is aware cannot final, in pursuit of a dangerously vicious killer, Lucas is pressured to determine what sort of guy he is-and how some distance he will visit get what he wishes.

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The Brethren: A Novel

By John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK occasions BESTSELLER

They name themselves the Brethren: 3 disgraced former judges doing time in a Florida federal felony. One used to be despatched up for tax evasion. one other, for skimming bingo gains. The 3rd for a career-ending drunken joyride. assembly day-by-day within the felony legislations library, taking workout walks of their boxer shorts, those judges-turned-felons can reminisce approximately previous lawsuits, dispense a bit jailhouse justice, and examine the place their lives went mistaken. Or they could use their time in legal to get very rich—very fast.

And so that they take a seat, sprawled within the legal library, furiously writing letters, fine-tuning a wickedly extraordinary extortion scam—while occasions outdoor their criminal partitions start to erupt. A strange presidential election is retaining the state in its grips, and a strong executive determine is pulling a few very hidden strings. For the Brethren, the timing couldn’t be greater. simply because they’ve simply came upon the suitable victim.

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Silent Arsenal (Stony Man)

By Don Pendleton

Stony Man
The covert staff referred to as Stony guy has a presidential mandate: preserve democracy secure from terror, homicide, and mayhem. accordingly, those elite techno-warriors and battle-hardened commandos take it to the enemy anywhere the following clash happens. Now, for the committed warriors, it really is right down to soiled company, as a weaponized plague is unleased around the globe. . .

Silent Arsenal
The outbreak of a synthetic virus that's 100-percent deadly takes Phoenix strength and capable workforce right into a struggle opposed to terror that is spreading from the jungles of Myanmar to Somalia, and around the globe to Europe. monitoring the madness to its resource, Stony guy discovers that after the smoke clears, they're dealing with the worst of all attainable nightmares: a conspiracy made in America.

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Blood Forest

By Jonathan Taylor

A tender American couple undertaking an aerial survey of vital Africa is shot down through adverse military in a dense sector of the Congo. With their attackers in pursuit, Brandon and Samantha are driven deeper and deeper into the woodland, to a spot so terrifying that even the neighborhood Mbuti refuse to go into. The pair quickly discovers one other get together is risking the risks of the jungle, looking a unprecedented flower with titanic clinical power. because the teams mix forces opposed to the genocidal military, the Blood woodland holds all of them with a mystery that's extra complicated and sinister than any of them detect. This woodland has a pulse. It beats in my chest. i will be able to see it within the eyes of the beasts. jointly, we circulate to this rhythm. It calls to us. It demands blood.

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