By James Dawson
A 12 months after the suicide of 1 in their neighbors, the remainder of the gang choose to spend the summer season jointly in a vacation villa within the Mediterranean. They're hoping to recover from the bad occasions of the former 12 months, yet then a brand new visitor arrives - claiming to have proof that the suicide was once really homicide. whilst she is located lifeless, it turns into transparent that the killer has to be one in all them - yet who's it? and should they strike again?
A compelling mental mystery - with a splash of romance.
By Michael Crichton
In Tokyo, in la, in Antarctica, within the Solomon Islands . . . an intelligence agent races to place every little thing jointly to avoid a world catastrophe.
By Nick Louth
The next day to come might be the best day of Erica Stroud-Jones's existence. the intense younger British scientist has came across a innovative technique to beat a perilous tropical affliction. thousands of lives may be kept, a Nobel Prize beckons. She is in Amsterdam. day after today she offers her mystery examine to a systematic convention. looking at her should be skeptics and competitors, admirers and enemies. Erica's personal eyes might be on sculptor Max Carver, her new American love, to whom she desires to devote her fulfillment. the next day by no means comes. Erica vanishes through the evening. Max, a difficult former coast shield, is decided to discover her. As he digs for clues he unearths jealousy, malice and crafty. yet even he's stunned by means of the darkish terror he reveals on the middle of the girl he loves. not just a page-turner, chunk will get to the center of the talk approximately pharmaceutical ethics.
By Peter Benchley
Here is Peter Benchley’s vintage suspense novel of shark as opposed to guy, which used to be made into the blockbuster Steven Spielberg motion picture. The Jaws phenomenon replaced pop culture and keeps to encourage a becoming curiosity in sharks and the oceans today.
When Peter Benchley wrote Jaws within the early Nineteen Seventies, he meticulously researched all to be had facts approximately shark habit. Over the resultant a long time, Benchley used to be actively engaged with scientists and filmmakers on expeditions all over the world as they elevated their wisdom of sharks. additionally in this time, there has been an unheard of upswing within the variety of sharks killed to make shark-fin soup, and Benchley labored with governments and nonprofits to sound the alarm for shark conservation. He inspired every one new new release of Jaws lovers to get pleasure from his riveting story and to channel their pleasure into aid and safety of those extraordinary, prehistoric apex predators.
This version of Jaws includes bonus content material from Peter Benchley’s information, together with the unique typed name web page, a brainstorming record of attainable titles, a letter from Benchley to manufacturer David Brown with sincere suggestions at the motion picture model, and excerpts from Benchley’s e-book Shark Trouble highlighting his firsthand account of writing Jaws, promoting it to common Studios, and dealing with Steven Spielberg.
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
“A tightly written, tautly paced research of terror [that] makes us tingle.”—The Washington Post
“Powerful . . . [Benchley’s] tale grabs you at once.”—The manhattan occasions booklet Review
“Relentless terror . . . You’d greater metal your self for this one. It isn’t a story for the faint of heart.”—The Philadelphia Inquirer
“Pure engrossment from the very starting . . . a great tale informed with kind, category, and a perfect feeling for suspense.”—Chicago Sun-Times
By John Grisham
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
The place of work of the general public Defender isn't really referred to as a coaching floor for vivid younger litigators. Clay Carter has been there too lengthy and, like such a lot of his colleagues, goals of a higher activity in a true company. while he reluctantly takes the case of a guy charged with a random highway killing, he assumes it is only one other of the numerous mindless murders that hit D.C. each week.
As he digs into the heritage of his shopper, Clay stumbles on a conspiracy too terrible to think. He by surprise reveals himself in the midst of a fancy case opposed to one of many biggest pharmaceutical businesses on the earth and looking out on the form of huge, immense cost that might absolutely switch his life—that could make him, virtually in a single day, the criminal profession’s most recent king of torts.
By Martha Grimes
Leader Inspector Michael Haggerty asks Richard Jury to end up brewing mogul Oliver Tynedale's granddaughter is an impostor. Excavation of Tynedale's bombed London pub, the Blue final, has grew to become up skeletons - used to be the kid chanced on his genuine granddaughter? in the meantime Melrose Plant reluctantly poses as an less than gardener to enquire the nanny who purportedly kept the baby's existence.
By John D. MacDonald
From a loved grasp of crime fiction, The Empty Copper Sea is one of the vintage novels that includes Travis McGee, the hard-boiled detective who lives on a houseboat.
Asking for assistance is anything a proud guy like Van tougher may by no means do. So whilst he indicates up on the Busted Flush, Travis McGee understands that he needs to be the man’s final lodge. What tougher desires salvaged is his popularity. After an extended occupation as a seaman, he was once piloting a ship the evening his organisation fell overboard. tougher is sure he’s been arrange, yet to aid him, McGee needs to turn out lifeless guy is basically alive.
“John D. MacDonald is a shining instance for all us within the box. speak about the best.”—Mary Higgins Clark
The fateful experience all started with tougher on the helm of Hubbard Lawless’s luxurious cruiser. It ends with him coming to, fuzzy and disoriented, and Hub misplaced to the water. Now everyone seems to be announcing that tougher obtained under the influence of alcohol, handed out, and is negligent in his boss’s dying. the item is, Van’s no longer a drinker . . . at the least, now not anymore.
Who would wish to border the nice captain, and to what finish? useless or alive, Lawless is worthy handsome profit. individuals are continuously desirous to get a bit of that action—including a few, as McGee quickly reveals, who're prepared to take a bit out of an individual who will get of their way.
Features a brand new creation via Lee Child
By Daniel Suarez
From the New York Times bestselling writer of Kill Decision and Daemon comes the breathtaking new novel by “the actual successor to the past due Michael Crichton” (SF Site)…
Physicist Jon Grady and his crew have found a tool which could replicate gravity—a triumph that may revolutionize the sphere of physics and alter the long run. yet rather than acclaim, Grady’s lab is locked down by way of a covert association referred to as the Bureau of know-how Control.
The bureau’s challenge: suppress the reality of surprising technological growth and forestall the social upheaval it is going to set off. as the destiny is already the following. And it’s rewards are just for a decide upon few.
When Grady refuses to affix the BTC, he’s thrown right into a nightmarish high-tech felony housing different doomed insurgent intellects. Now, because the simply wish to usher humanity out of its man made darkish age, Grady and his fellow prisoners needs to attempt to disclose the secrets and techniques of an unbelievable enemy—one that wields a technological virtue part a century within the making.
By Catherine Coulter, J. T. Ellison
From no 1 ny Times–bestselling writer Catherine Coulter, the explosive new addition to the impressive mystery sequence that includes Nicholas Drummond and Mike Caine.
FBI agent Nicholas Drummond and his associate, Mike Caine, are deep into an research of COE—Celebrants of the Earth—a violent staff recognized for frequent bombings of energy grids and oil refineries around the state. whereas investigating a tip from a civilian who’s overheard a couple of attainable bombing plot, the Bayway Refinery in New Jersey explodes. Nicholas and Mike race to the scene and infrequently get away being killed through a secondary device.
Returning to the civilian’s domestic to proceed their interrogation, they observe the tipster—and the FBI workforce left to protect him—dead. whereas Nicholas calls within the assassinations, COE moves back, this time launching a cyber-attack on numerous significant oil businesses and draining their monetary and highbrow assets.
But COE has been infiltrated by means of a deep-cover counterterrorism agent named Vanessa Grace. A bomb-making specialist, Vanessa needs to depart COE and sign up for forces with Nicholas and Mike to prevent the organization’s devious plan to assassinate the President. yet there’s an murderer at the free who may well tip the scales in COE’s desire, and not anyone understands his final goal, or who has gotten smaller his services.
Working with the CIA, the key provider, Mossad, MI-5, or even Savich and Sherlock, Nicholas and his workforce placed their lives at the line to avoid one other conflagration—and shop the President.
By Michael Crichton
From the bestselling writer of Jurassic Park, an epic story of unspeakable horror
The 12 months is A.D. 922. a cultured Arab courtier, consultant of the robust Caliph of Baghdad, encounters a celebration of Viking warriors who're touring to the barbaric North. he's appalled through their Viking customs—the wanton sexuality in their faded, angular girls, their put out of your mind for cleanliness . . . their cold-blooded human sacrifices. however it isn't really till they achieve the depths of the Northland that the courtier learns the frightening and inescapable fact: he has been enlisted through those savage, inscrutable warriors to assist wrestle a fear that plagues them—a monstrosity that emerges lower than disguise of evening to slaughter the Vikings and consume their flesh . . .
“Crichton understands the way to craft a story, person who retains the reader turning the pages.”—Houston Chronicle
“Michael Crichton is one among our such a lot talented renowned novelists. a real son of Jules Verne and H. G. Wells. . . . A grasp of believable and scary eventualities. . . . he's a gourmand of catastrophe.”—Los Angeles Times