From Scottish crime grasp Christopher Brookmyre, Black Widow tells the effective tale of a girl who proposal she used to be too past due for romance, the fellow who falls for her ambition, and the key selves which are poised, at any second, to finish every thing.
Diana Jager is smart, robust, and winning, a talented physician and fierce campaigner through her web publication approximately sexism in medication. but it takes simply hours for her existence to collapse whilst her own info are published on the net as revenge for her writing. Then she meets Peter. he's style, beneficiant, and is familiar with not anything approximately her past—the moment probability she's been looking ahead to. inside of six months, they're married. inside six extra, Peter is lifeless in a highway coincidence, a nightmare finish to their fairy-tale romance. yet Peter's sister Lucy does not think in fairy stories, and projects rogue reporter Jack Parlabane with gaining knowledge of the darkish fact at the back of the lady the media is asking the Black Widow.
Still at the mend from his personal dating wounds after a turbulent divorce, Jack's research into concerns of the guts takes him to hidden areas nobody may still ever need to go.
By Lisa Scottoline
When reporter Ellen Gleeson will get a "Have You visible This Child?" flyer within the mail, she nearly throws it away. yet whatever approximately it makes her glance back, and her center stops―the baby within the picture is similar to her followed son, Will. Her each intuition tells her to disclaim the similarity among the men, simply because she is familiar with her adoption used to be lawful. yet she's a journalist and will not be capable to cease wondering the photograph until eventually she figures out the reality. and he or she cannot shake the query: if Will rightfully belongs to another individual, should still she retain him or supply him up? She investigates, uncovering clues not anyone used to be intended to find, and whilst she digs too deep, she hazards wasting her personal life―and that of the son she loves.
Lisa Scottoline breaks new floor in Look Again, a mystery that is either heart-stopping and heart-breaking, and certain to have new enthusiasts and publication golf equipment buzzing.
By Chris Bradford
In a deadly international, every body wishes defense. "Bodyguard: Hostage" is the recent mystery from Chris Bradford, bestselling writer of "Young Samurai". "Bodyguard" is a bulletproof action-adventure sequence that lovers of Cherub and Alex Rider will love. this can be Lee baby for more youthful readers - Jason Bourne for the following iteration. With the increase of teenybopper stars, the serious media concentrate on superstar households and a brand new wave of billionaires, adults aren't any longer the one objective for hostage-taking, blackmail and assassination - little ones are too. That's why they wish a tender bodyguard like Connor Reeves to guard them. Recruited into the ranks of a covert younger bodyguard squad, 14-year-old Connor Reeves embarks on a rigorous shut safeguard path. education in surveillance, anti-ambush routines, hostage survival and unarmed strive against, he's positioned via his paces and wonders if he'll really continue to exist the direction. but if the U.S. President summons Connor to guard his impulsive teenage daughter, Connor's education is positioned to the last word try out. For Connor discovers that the 1st Daughter, Alicia, doesn't are looking to be guarded. She simply desires to rejoice. And with out clue Connor is her bodyguard, Alicia attempts to elude her mystery carrier brokers and lead Connor off course. yet unknown to her, a terrorist sleeper telephone has been activated. Its project: to take the president's daughter Hostage...And don't pass over "Bodyguard: Ransom" coming quickly.
By Karin Fossum
Eva is jogging by way of the river along with her seven-year-old daughter once they trap sight of a man’s physique within the water. Eva tells her daughter to attend whereas she calls the police, but if she reaches the telephone field she doesn’t name them. in its place she telephones her father, and makes no point out of her discovery.
When the physique is finally came across, it quickly turns into transparent to Inspector Sejer and his crew that this used to be no unintentional drowning – the guy used to be the sufferer of a really violent killer. however the path has long past chilly. till, one evening, Eva gets a telephone call...
By Susan Rogers Cooper
The recent E.J. Pugh homicide secret - anyone is stalking romance novelist E.J. Pugh's fourteen-year-old followed daughter, Bessie. the total Pugh extended family rallies around her to maintain her secure - yet Bessie has extra difficulties than a regular youngster. whilst she used to be a toddler, her whole kin have been murdered . . . so who's this individual claiming to be her lifeless brother Aldon? And who appears to be like prepared to take out her whole new relations to get to her? The Pugh relatives is taken again, complete circle, to the place the horror all started.
By Clive Cussler
Dirk Pitt groups up along with his childrens to discover WWII jap subs that went down armed with a devastating payload: a brand new organic virus.
Andrew J. Rush has accomplished the type of severe and advertisement good fortune such a lot authors in basic terms dream approximately: He has a best agent and writer in big apple, and his twenty-eight secret novels have offered thousands of copies. simply Stephen King, one of many few secret writers whose status exceeds his personal, is able to inspiring a twinge of envy in Rush. yet Rush is hiding a gloomy mystery. less than the pseudonym "Jack of Spades," he pens one other string of novels—noir thrillers which are violent, lurid, masochistic. those are novels that the upstanding Rush would not be stuck interpreting, not to mention writing. whilst his daughter comes throughout a Jack of Spades novel he has carelessly skipped over, she choices it up and starts off to invite questions. in the meantime, Rush gets a court docket summons within the mail explaining neighborhood girl has accused him of plagiarizing her personal self-published fiction. earlier than lengthy, Rush's attractiveness, profession, and kinfolk existence all come less than threat—and in his brain he starts to listen to the taunting voice of the Jack of Spades.
By Michael Grant
It's been three hundred and sixty five days on the grounds that all of the adults disappeared. Gone.
Despite the starvation, regardless of the lies, even regardless of the plague, the youngsters of Perdido seashore are made up our minds to outlive. Creeping into the tenuous new global they have equipped, although, is the worst incarnation but of the enemy often called the Darkness: fear.
Within the FAYZ, lifestyles breaks down whereas the Darkness takes over—turning the dome-world of the FAYZ totally black. A will to outlive and a wish to look after these they love suffer during this ravaged band, even within the bleakest moments. yet in darkness, the worst fears of all emerge, and the harshest of intentions are performed. After such a lot of months, is all approximately to be misplaced within the FAYZ?
By Stuart Woods
Stone isn't any stranger to Bel-Air-and to the attractive and prosperous widow who wishes his aid to develop into even wealthier. At stake is the sale of her funding in-and the ensuing dissolution of-Hollywood's world-famous Centurion Studios. but if Stone arrives in Bel-Air to finalize the sale, he discovers that one among L.A.'s so much rapacious strength agents has Centurion in his sights...
With Headhunters, Jo Nesbø has crafted a humorous, darkish, and twisted caper tale valuable of Quentin Tarantino and the Coen brothers. FIRST TIME released within the U.S. NOW an incredible movie FROM MAGNOLIA PICTURES.
Roger Brown is a company headhunter, and he’s a grasp of his career. yet one occupation easily can’t aid his sumptuous way of life and his wife’s fledgling paintings gallery. At an artwork commencing one evening he meets Clas Greve, who's not just definitely the right candidate for an incredible CEO activity, but additionally, possibly, the reply to his monetary woes: Greve in order that occurs to say that he owns a precious Peter Paul Rubens portray that’s been misplaced considering global conflict II—and Roger Brown in order that occurs to dabble in paintings robbery. but if he breaks into Greve’s residence, he reveals greater than simply the portray. And Clas Greve may possibly turn into the worst factor that’s ever occurred to Roger Brown.