By Matthew Bracken
DOMESTIC ENEMIES: THE RECONQUISTA is a singular set within the not-too-distant destiny within the American Southwest, in the course of a interval of low-intensity civil conflict. The motion happens among Texas and California, however the tale is especially based round New Mexico. Domestic Enemies: The Reconquista is a sequel to Enemies international And family, however it should be loved by itself.
By Sue Grafton
A miser and a hoarder, Gus Vronsky is so crotchety that when he is taking a nasty fall, his merely residing relative is concerned to discover him a few employed aid and come back domestic once she can.
In an attempt to assist, Gus's neighbor, inner most investigator Kinsey Millhone, runs a cost on an applicant for the activity, Solana Rojas. Social safety, driver's license, nursing certification: all of it tests out. And it feels like she did a superb activity for her former employers. So Kinsey offers her the thumbs-up, figuring Gus stands out as the perfect task for this diligent, skilled caregiver.
And the genuine Solana Rojas was once certainly a superb caregiver. however the girl who has stolen her identification isn't, and for her, Gus stands out as the excellent victim...
By Richard Herman
The USA is stuck within the deadly heart of an unwinnable two-front conflict -- during this gripping and explosive mystery from the grasp of geopolitical intrigue . . .
The battle on terrorism has borne sour fruit, because the radical Islamic states forge an unholy alliance with a surging China, aiming for overall keep an eye on of the center East's great oil reserves and the strategic Strait of Malacca. As a brand new axis of worldwide energy at the same time launches a devastating double-pronged clash -- one a depleted American army can't in all probability win -- President Maddy Turner, the 1st girl ever to occupy the Oval workplace, needs to react quickly to a world drawback of world-altering proportions. And so she turns to the one guy she will be able to belief within the brutal snake pit of Beltway politics: Brigadier basic Matt Pontowski. an excellent flyer and army tactician, and the intimate confidant of the main robust lady on the earth, he needs to now adopt a undertaking without delay daring and impressive -- and in all probability suicidal -- as a determined country confronts Armageddon, and its chief methods what's going to be both her most interesting hour . . . or her so much tragic mistake.
By William Lashner
"You need to know what deceit tastes like?
It's candy. Like honey."
Over the process his shady felony profession, Victor Carl has made a bunch of undesirable judgements, yet letting his ex-fiancée, Julia, fall again into his lifestyles and into his mattress can be the worst. Julia's husband has simply been murdered, her fingerprints are everywhere in the crime scene, and $1.7 million in money has inexplicably vanished. If Victor didn't recognize higher, he may possibly imagine Julia was once surroundings him up.
But Julia is drop-dead attractive and lust trumps cause 24/7 in Victor Carl's international. Victor desires to think the Beatles have been correct, that every one you wish is love. yet why are the police officers accusing Victor of homicide? and what's the homicide weapon doing in his bed room? And who's the lifeless girl within the freezer?
Suddenly, the cautious attorney isn't any longer battling to re-ignite a misplaced love . . . he's battling to save lots of himself.
By Jeremy Bates
American superstar Scarlett Cox and her husband, resort wealthy person Salvador Brazza, head to Africa to escape and resuscitate their unwell marriage. whilst robbed in their funds and passports, they search aid from the U.S. Embassy in Dar es Salaam at the very day Al Qaeda chooses to bomb it. In an eyeblink they're taken hostage and whisked around the border deep into the Congo, one of many final really wild areas left in the world. fighting terrorists, lethal natural world and cannibalistic rebels, Scarlett and Sal needs to give you the option to outlive in a violent, primeval global. And the single one who are able to store them is the murderer despatched to kill them.
"An intriguing novel approximately terrorists, motion picture stars, billionaires and wild animals. Jeremy Bates's moment novel zooms from continent to continent, amid explosions, murders, kidnappings and terrorist education camps." --Kirkus Reviews
"Bates doesn't disappoint. . . . a fast moving novel with nice energy." --Bookfabulous
"Jeremy Bates has a gripping, cinematic sort that pulls you in correct from the start." --Paul Anthony Shortt, writer, Locked Within
By Chris Kuzneski
From the Mayan pyramids of Chichen Itza to the Caribbean ruins of Tulum, many lives can be misplaced whereas trying to find The dying Relic...
Little continues to be of the Aztec and Mayan civilizations after being vanquished through the Spanish Empire. From the ashes in their towns emerged a unified legend: their conquerors possessed a mysterious artifact so powerful--so deadly--that it was once referred to as the dying Relic. regardless of its infamy, little else is understood concerning the item, which used to be misplaced some time past.
When archaeologist Maria Pelati's examine group disappears within the Yucatan Peninsula, she enlists Jonathon Payne and David Jones to discover them. As they embark on their perilous challenge, they discover that Maria's examine may be the key to fixing one of many darkest mysteries of the hot international and unearthing the key of the demise Relic.
By Jack Higgins
On the peak of the chilly warfare, a renegade submarine threatens to ignite Europe in all-out conflict The vintage Jack Higgins thriller—now to be had as an e-book The French submarine L'Alouette prowls deep underneath the outside of the North Atlantic, its crewmembers wanting to spill blood within the carrier in their frenzied nationalism—regardless of the fee. And just one guy can cease them. That guy is Neil Mallory, former lieutenant colonel of the British unique Air companies and Korean warfare hero. Can Mallory and his workforce locate and break L'Alouette earlier than it shatters Europe's fragile peace?
By Ben Mezrich
Written through the hot York occasions bestselling writer Ben Mezrich, Seven Wonders is a globe-trotting mystery within the vein of The DaVinci Code—rife with old secrets and techniques, conspiracies, intrigue, and a complete lot of experience. whilst the reclusive mathematician Jeremy Grady is going lacking, it’s as much as his estranged brother Jack to determine why. His seek leads him on a far-flung journey—from Brazil, India, Peru, and beyond—as he unravels the secret that hyperlinks the Seven Wonders of the realm, and discovers that Jeremy can have discover whatever that’s been hid for hundreds of years. With assistance from scientist Sloane Costa, they find a conspiracy to conceal a roadmap to the backyard of Eden—and the reality in the back of a mythological old culture.
With a heart-pounding velocity and panoramic backdrops, Seven Wonders is an electrifying learn, and may be the 1st in a trilogy.
By Julia Kristeva
Possessions est un roman policier. Il begin par l. a. découverte à Santa Barbara du corps d'une femme décapitée: Gloria Harrison, traductrice de son état, mère de Jerry, un enfant pas comme les autres. Ce dernier absorbe toute sa ardour _ mystique ou folie par laquelle une femme transfuse sa vie à un autre _ au element de perdre los angeles sienne. Mais qui est le monstre qui a intérêt à tuer et à mutiler une étrangère, tout compte fait pas si exceptionnelle qu'on pourrait le croire?
Stéphanie Delacour, journaliste parisienne à l'Evénement, se retrouve détective malgré elle en compagnie du commissaire Northrop Rilsky. Tous deux s'affrontent, non sans détours, au mystère, et, d'aventures croisées en rebondissements, rencontrent les hommes et les femmes de Santa Barbara, mais aussi ceux de Paris, au bar du Lutétia, ou rue du Cherche-Midi: les femmes, surtout, dont l'enquête restitue aussi bien les démons que los angeles lucidité intermittente. Pour découvrir, de l'autre côté de l'angoisse et du crime, une nouvelle ownership: los angeles ardour pour l. a. vie dans ce qu'elle a de fragile et d'incertain. los angeles souffrance s'apaise alors en comédie, et le roman policier devient une façon de rire.
By Stephen L. Carter
Lemaster Carlyle, the president of the country's so much prestigious collage, and his spouse, Julie, the divinity school's deputy dean, are America's so much fashionable and robust African American couple. riding domestic via a swirling snowfall past due one evening, the couple skids off the line. close to the sight in their coincidence they find a useless physique. To her horror, Julia acknowledges the physique as a in demand educational and one in all her former enthusiasts. within the wake of the loss of life, the icy veneer in their city Elm Harbor, a spot Julie calls "the middle of whiteness," starts to crack, having devastating effects for a famous neighborhood relatives and sending surprise waves all of the solution to the White House.
From the alternate Paperback edition.