Category «Thriller»

In Pieces

By Nick Hopton

Si is 28 and uncertain of what he desires in his activity, his love lifestyles, even only for dinner. the single factor he’s convinced of is his friendship with Jimmy, a past due twenties expert footballer in a profession he fears has stalled. via their uncertainty and simply undeniable lethargy, the 2 males anchor one another with typical trap ups at their neighborhood, The Feathers.

But little do they understand that The Feathers is greater than only a good spot for a pint and a chin-wag; it’s additionally a hub for a London-based IRA phone. Plans are being shaped harmful ones whereas Si and Jimmy drink away their area lifestyles crises. And simply because the men begin to get every little thing found out opposed to the curler coaster backdrop of Manchester United's Double Double season, and the media and politics of mid Nineteen Nineties Britain whatever occurs that threatens to blow all of it up.

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Short Straw (Ed Eagle Novel)

By Stuart Woods

Our favourite felony EAGLE RETURNS.

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING writer STUART WOODS maintains WHAT HE all started IN SANTA FE RULES:

Stuart Woods provides a compulsively readable novel of crosses and double-crosses, that includes a wise felony attorney and his shamelessly attractive wife-a real black widow.

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Bad Company (Sean Dillon)

By Jack Higgins

Jack Higgins's past novels Edge of Danger and Midnight Runner placed British intelligence agent Sean Dillon via "a lot of thrills [and] wild motion" (Los Angeles Times). Now a brand new enemy has emerged with a gloomy mystery from international battle II--and a rating to settle with agent Dillon.

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Edge

By Koji Suzuki

Edge begins with an important and catastrophic moving of the San Andreas fault. The fears of California sometime tumbling into the sea--that became the stuff of parody--become genuine. yet even the phobia because of this disaster pales compared to the certainty in the back of its taking place, a cataclysm extending past mankind's knowing of horror because it had formerly been recognized. the area is falling aside simply because issues are out of joint on the quantum point, approximately which in fact there is by no means been any be sure that every little thing has to stay stable.

Koji Suzuki returns to the style he is most renowned for after decades of "not desirous to write from now on horror." As anticipated from Suzuki, the chills are of a extra cerebral, mental type, arguably extra unsettling and frightening than the slice-and-dice gore fests that horror has turn into recognized within the U.S. by no means content material to easily do "Suzuki"--as it were--but fairly push the envelope on what horror is normally and for which readers have come to grasp him, Edge urban borders on being state of the art technology fiction. the writer himself phrases this novel, which he has labored on for a few years, a piece of "quantum horror."

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Superposition

By David Walton

A QUANTUM PHYSICS homicide MYSTERY.
A Mind-Bending, Near-Future, technological know-how Fiction Technothriller.

Jacob Kelley's relations is grew to become the other way up while an previous pal turns up, waving a gun and babbling approximately an alien quantum intelligence. The secret deepens whilst the buddy is located useless in an underground bunker…apparently murdered the evening he seemed at Jacob's condominium. Jacob is arrested for the homicide and wear trial.  

As the main points of the crime slowly come to mild, the weave of truth turns into ever extra tangled, twisted via a impressive new expertise and a quantum creature unconstrained by means of the conventional limits of house and subject. With the aid of his daughter, Alessandra, Jacob needs to locate the genuine assassin sooner than the creature destroys his kinfolk and every little thing he loves.

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Resisting Ruby Rose (The Ruby Rose Series)

By Jessie Humphries

Still reeling from the heartbreaking occasions that opened up on Grissom Island, Ruby Rose is making an attempt to return to phrases with the truth that she’s long past from a vigilante in killer sneakers to a stone-cold killer. each person from her therapist to her smoking-hot boyfriend retains attempting to persuade her that she hasn’t crossed over to the darkish part, yet Ruby isn’t so yes. It doesn’t aid that her nemesis, Detective “Mastermind” Martinez, continues to be available in the market, watching for one other probability to take her down.

When an alleged CIA agent named Skryker indicates up and asks for a gathering, Ruby figures it simply potential extra questions about her case. yet he has details of a wholly varied nature and a task supply: subscribe to an elite strength of younger assassins, together with Skryker’s right-hand man, Quinn Donovan. Quinn is distractingly captivating, handsome—and lethal. Ruby resists changing into a killer back, yet as she turns into extra ensnared in an internet of deceit, nobody round her is safe.

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Haunt Me Still

By Jennifer Lee Carrell

The sleek heroine of the nationwide bestseller Interred with Their Bones returns, in a mystery centering on Shakespeare's eeriest play.

A mythical theatrical curse . . . A rune-engraved blade, a mysterious replicate, and an historic cauldron . . . And a ritually murdered physique specified by the way of historic pagan burials.

Kate Stanley, Jennifer Lee Carrell's dauntless Shakespearean scholarturned- director, made a memorable-and New York Times bestselling- debut in Interred with Their Bones. Having chased down her mentor's killer (and recuperating one in all Shakespeare's misplaced performs within the process), Kate's popularity as a director with an services in "occult Shakespeare" catapults her-and Ben Pearl, her associate in crime-solving-into a brand new creation of Macbeth, showcasing a fabled number of items pertaining to either to the play and the ancient Scottish king for whom it truly is named.

The Bard's witch-haunted play is famously cursed, its attractiveness for malevolence so powerful that many actors refuse to cite or maybe identify the play aloud. And as rehearsals commence on the foot of Scotland's Dunsinnan Hill, it does not take lengthy for the curse to stir. unusual references to the boy actor who first performed woman Macbeth in Shakespeare's day-and died within the role-pop up. A trench atop Dunsinnan Hill is located packed with blood, and a severed human thumb turns up one of the props. And Kate starts off sleepwalking, waking early one morning by myself atop the hill, her palms smeared with blood.

Kate has no reminiscence of ways she received there, yet later that day an area girl is located useless at the hill in situations that recommend not only ritual homicide yet historical pagan sacrifice. With the police extra interested in Kate as a suspect than as a potential destiny sufferer, she and Ben locate themselves in a determined race to find a misplaced model of Macbeth, stated to include rituals of witchcraft aimed toward conjuring demonic forces to achieve forbidden wisdom. even if a lot Kate want to brush off such rituals as superstition, another person looks prepared to kill for them-and for the manuscript acknowledged to spell them out.

Marked for sacrifice, can Kate Stanley discover the killer prior to she turns into the following victim?

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The Litigators: A Novel

By John Grisham

The companions at Finley & Figg usually discuss with themselves as a “boutique legislations firm.” Boutique, as in chic, selective, and prosperous. Oscar Finley and Wally Figg are none of these items. they seem to be a two-bit operation of ambulance chasers who bicker like an previous married couple. till swap comes their way—or, extra appropriately, stumbles in. After leaving a fast-track occupation and happening a significant bender, David Zinc is sober, unemployed, and determined sufficient to take a task at Finley & Figg.
 
Now the company is able to take on a case which may make the companions rich—without requiring them to really perform a lot legislations. a category motion go well with has been introduced opposed to Varrick Labs, a pharmaceutical mammoth with annual revenues of $25 billion, alleging that Krayoxx, its most well-liked drug, explanations middle assaults. Wally smells funds. All Finley & Figg has to do is use a handful of Krayoxx clients to affix the go well with. It virtually turns out too stable to be actual . . . and it is.

Includes an excerpt of John Grisham’s Calico Joe and a different preview of his upcoming novel The Racketeer 

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Extinction Machine: A Joe Ledger Novel

By Jonathan Maberry

In Extinction computer, the 5th Joe Ledger ebook by means of Jonathan Maberry, the DMS needs to pass up opposed to someone―or something―in seek of recent know-how which could lead to international war

The President of the us vanishes from the White apartment.

A top-secret prototype stealth fighter is destroyed in the course of a try flight. Witnesses at the floor say that it was once shot down through a craft that instantly vanished at very unlikely speeds.

All over the area stories of UFOs are expanding at an alarming cost.

And in a distant fossil dig in China dinosaur hunters have stumbled on whatever that's certainly no longer of this earth. There are rumors of alien-human hybrids dwelling between us.

Joe Ledger and the dep. of army Sciences rush headlong into the warmth of the world's strangest and deadliest palms race, as the worldwide race to get well and retro-engineer alien applied sciences has simply hit a snag. Someone―or something--wants that know-how back.

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