By Kay Hooper
Kay Hooper is the brightest new big name of suspense fiction. Now the New York Times bestselling writer who’s equipped a name for holding her readers’ pulse within the pink quarter can provide a mystery that might stun the senses--all six of them. This time a psychic distinct agent and a gritty cop needs to cease a brutal killer with a chilling M.O. and an unstoppable...Sense of Evil.
The sufferers are constantly an identical: attractive, profitable, and blond. an individual was once in a position to coax those clever and assured girls clear of protection. anyone was once capable of achieve their belief lengthy adequate to do the unthinkable. Their surprising murders have terrified the population of a small, peaceable city the place such heinous crimes are easily now not purported to take place. Police leader Rafe Sullivan is familiar with he has to discover solutions speedy ahead of one other girl is lured to her death--but Sullivan actually doesn’t have a clue. And whilst the FBI sends certainly one of their best profilers to aid, he’s greater than a bit stunned that his new accomplice is not anything just like the straight-by-the-book “suit” he expects.Special Agent Isabel Adams is difficult, fearless, made up our minds, and each bit Sullivan’s equivalent. She’s additionally psychic. And blond.Skeptical of his new partner’s skill to get contained in the brain of a killer, Sullivan can’t deny that Isabel has tuned in to the killer’s wavelength, is following the twisted options of a assassin enthusiastic about stalking, seduction, and loss of life. yet in getting so shut, Isabel has set herself up because the subsequent sufferer. Now, with time operating out, she and Rafe will locate themselves compelled to take the best threat of all, simply because this psychopath is taking part in for retains and Isabel is the best trophy. not able to show again, Isabel could have already long gone too a ways. clever, savvy, and assured, she may well locate that the very traits that experience saved her alive might grow to be her undoing. For Isabel has entered the realm of a cold-blooded monster who kills with out mercy and eludes each feel yet one...the experience of evil.
By Kay Hooper
Probability wears many faces....
Ten years in the past Rachel Grant's fiancé, Thomas, disappeared. His physique was once by no means came upon. Now there's a stranger on the town, a guy who should be Thomas's twin--or his ghost.
His identify is Adam Delafield. He's been staring at Rachel for days. He has the locket she gave Thomas ahead of he vanished. And he says he owed her father 3 million dollars.
But there's no checklist of the loan—or a shred of evidence that Adam is who he claims to be. And he's consistently close by as injuries start to threaten Rachel's life.
Is he an blameless guy who in simple terms desires to pay off a debt? Or a determine from the prior with a ranking to settle? Rachel needs to reveal lies and get to the bottom of tales, discover who wishes her useless and why...before the subsequent try to kill her succeeds.
By Frederick Forsyth
An American couple on vacation within the atmospheric Italian city of Siena are on their option to witness the time-honoured Palio horse race. once they are waylaid they prove in a quiet courtyard being informed a mesmerising tale through an odd younger guy. it really is an unforgettable story that starts off with the persecution of a tender nun within the turbulent days of the 16th century and culminates within the sour German retreat from Italy.
Part of the Storycuts sequence, this brief tale was once formerly released within the assortment The Veteran.
By Henning Mankell
December 12, 1945. Nazi Germany lies in ruins as a British warplane lands in Buckeburg. a guy sporting a small black bag quick disembarks and travels to Hamelin, the place he disappears at the back of the legal gates. Early the next day to come, England's such a lot skilled hangman executes twelve battle criminals.
Fifty-four years later, retired policeman Herbert Molin spends one other sleepless evening on his distant farm in Härjedalen, Sweden. however it is that this evening whilst the long-dreaded shadows from his prior ultimately emerge to particular revenge. After Molin is located brutally slaughtered—literally whipped to death—the police notice unusual tracks within the blood at the ground. . .as if an individual were training the tango.
Stefan Lindman is a tender police officer who has simply been clinically determined with melanoma of the tongue. whilst he reads concerning the homicide of his former colleague, he comes to a decision to trip north and discover what occurred. quickly he's enmeshed in a complicated research with out witnesses, no discernible explanations. frightened of the disease which could take his lifestyles, Lindman still turns into increasingly more reckless as he uncovers the hyperlinks among Molin's demise, global battle II, and an underground neo-Nazi community that runs a lot additional and deeper than he had ever imagined. The go back of the Dancing grasp is a gripping secret from the commonly praised writer of the Kurt Wallander sequence.
By Maggie Mitchell
"[A] beautiful, multilayered debut . . . . with loads of clever, superbly written panache. . . . What a pleasing novel, with its transferring views and competing tales and concept that our dating to the reality alterations with time and distance." -The long island Times
A fiercely imagined fiction debut within which younger ladies face what occurred the summer time they have been twelve, while a good-looking stranger kidnapped them
Everyone concept we have been lifeless. We have been lacking for almost months; we have been twelve. What else may well they suspect? -Lois
It's continuously been demanding to discuss what occurred with no sounding all melodramatic. . . . truly, I haven't pointed out it for years, to not a goddamned individual. -Carly May
The summer time precocious Lois and lovely Carly could have been twelve years previous, they have been abducted, pushed around the kingdom, and held in a cabin within the woods for 2 months via a charismatic stranger. approximately two decades later, Lois has turn into a professor, educating British literature at a small university in upstate big apple, and Carly could is an actress in l. a., ingesting an excessive amount of and suffering to restore her occupation. whilst a film with an incredibly standard plot attracts the 2 ladies jointly once again, they have to face the general public publicity in their mystery historical past and confront the darkish longings and unspeakable truths that hang-out them nonetheless. Maggie Mitchell's Pretty Is superbly defies ripped-from-the-headlines crime tale expectancies and publicizes the debut of a masterful new storytelling expertise.
By Elizabeth Reyes
After one heartache too many, Valerie Zuniga vows to by no means enable Alex Moreno damage her back. A yr later, she is pressured to reunite with him at a celebration the place one unforeseen hot kiss tells her she’s faraway from over him. No manner will she let herself to get sucked again into that torment. She’ll withstand him whether that suggests utilizing the single factor that’ll cease Alex useless in his tracks: one other guy. Alex is coming off one of many worst years of his existence. He spent a lot time wallowing in self-pity, he by no means discovered how a lot he’d neglected Valerie. that's, until eventually that kiss. Now, he’s decided to get her again a method or one other, and no different guy will stand in his method. specially after getting to know that Valerie could be at risk, a probability he blames himself for.
By Lydia Millet
Mixing family mystery and mental horror, this compelling page-turner follows a mom fleeing her estranged husband.
Lydia Millet's chilling new novel is the first-person account of a tender mom, Anna, escaping her chilly and untrue husband, a businessman who's simply introduced his first crusade for political place of work. while Ned chases Anna and their six-year-old daughter from Alaska to Maine, the 2 move into hiding in a run-down inn at the coast. however the longer they remain, the fewer the site visitors within the dingy lodge appear like ordinary tourists—and the fewer Ned resembles a customary candidate. As his pursuit of Anna and their baby strikes from threatening to legal, Ned starts off to change his wife's international in methods she by no means may have imagined.
A double-edged and pleasant tale with a powerful girl protagonist, an exciting plot, and a creeping feel of the apocalyptic, candy Lamb of Heaven builds to a shattering finishing with profound implications for its characters—and for we all.
By Jeff Abbott
Sam Capra - awesome CIA agent, loving husband, expectant father - loses every thing that issues to him in a frightening second in London. An unknown enemy has set him up as a traitor. yet that enemy has detailed the inaccurate guy. Escaping from the CIA, Sam is going on a determined hunt for the killer who stole his family members and to save lots of his abducted spouse and baby. however the destruction of Sam's existence used to be basically the first step in a rare plot and now Sam Capra needs to turn into a brand new form of hero.
By Lorenzo Carcaterra
Within the mystery passageways of 1 of the world’s such a lot majestic towns, an American lady needs to chance every thing to maintain the long-lost paintings of a Renaissance grasp from falling into the fingers of thieves.
In Midnight Angels, acclaimed writer Lorenzo Carcaterra returns with a gripping new novel of suspense, revealing a desirable international the place paintings and crime rendezvous within the shadows, the place rumors swirl of undiscovered masterpieces misplaced to the a while and hidden all through Europe, and the place a few will do something to own those useful treasures.
Kate Westcott has come to the gorgeous urban of Florence to check the masterly Michelangelo, whose paintings has encouraged centuries of admiration, adoration, even lust. after all she already is familiar with extra approximately him than so much paintings historians, due to her dad or mum and mentor, Professor Richard Dylan Edwards. A preeminent Michelangelo scholar—and a member of the mysterious Vittoria Society—Edwards has dedicated his lifestyles to chasing down misplaced and stolen artworks and returning them to their rightful owners.
Exploring the cobbled streets of the Renaissance urban with fellow artwork pupil Marco Scudarti, Kate feels the pull of future. And while the 2 discover a mystery chamber in a hall sealed because the time of the Medicis, they make a beautiful discovery: Michelangelo’s dead night Angels—three small, beautiful sculptures lengthy rumored to exist yet by no means sooner than obvious. it's the locate of a lifetime—and the start in their nightmare.
Pursued via operatives of the main heinous criminals, less than suspicion from the elite Rome artwork Squad, and navigating the underground community of the Vittoria Society, Kate needs to use all her crafty to elude seize. From the halls of the Uffizi to the Piazza Santa Croce, around the Ponte Vecchio and less than the shadow of the Duomo, Kate and Marco race to maintain and safeguard not just Michelangelo’s paintings but in addition their lives.
Midnight Angels is an exhilarating, page-turning novel within which Lorenzo Carcaterra inspires an Italian environment so intimate and sensual that it sort of feels to stay and breathe with his characters.
By Nora Roberts
Untouched retail ePub that I obtained someplace except OverDrive (which doesn't supply this ebook in epub, yet does in kindle structure and pdf)
From Publishers Weekly
Roberts's most modern novel of romantic suspense is a cunningly calibrated portrait of a tender chef's restoration from violent trauma. whereas riding within the Grand Tetons, displaced Bostonian Reece Gilmore stops within the small city of Angel's Fist, close to Jackson gap, Wyo., and considers the "Cook Wanted" register Joanie's, a neighborhood diner. nonetheless rattled by means of a taking pictures spree at her Boston eating place that left her wounded and the one survivor between 12 co-workers, Reece is well spooked, as famous via her plainspoken new boss, Joanie, and the locals who common the eating place. between them is a cautious, unattached secret novelist, Brody. certainly, whilst Reece claims to have witnessed a homicide whereas mountaineering alongside Snake River, few other than Brody are likely to think the skittish new resident: Sheriff Rick Mardson hasn't stumbled on any transparent proof of a lady struck down close to the river; document Wallace is suspicious of Reece's fragile psychological kingdom; and Joanie isn't approximately to chop Reece any slack whereas operating a hectic kitchen. Roberts cleverly casts suspicions at the locals whereas constructing the romance among the 2 feisty protagonists. A slow-burn begin combusts in a lovely denouement; Roberts's legions of lovers may be enthralled. (July)
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After ache a awful surprise, Reece Gilmore is slowly commencing to placed her existence again jointly. Leaving her domestic in Boston, Reece travels round the state, but if she arrives in Angel's Fist, Wyoming, her automobile refuses to head any more. making plans on staying simply until eventually she earns sufficient funds to mend her motor vehicle, Reece takes a role as a prepare dinner within the Angel foodstuff Cafe. Then, as she will get to grasp her new boss, her co-workers, and the opposite citizens of the little city, together with Brody, an annoyingly obdurate but mysteriously attractive author, she starts off to think that for the 1st time in a long time, she could have came upon a spot she may truly are looking to name domestic. Reece's hard-won happiness and feel of protection is threatened, despite the fact that, while she turns into not just the only witness to a homicide but in addition the subsequent aim of the killer, who's decided to force her loopy. once more, the best-selling, prolific, and eternally innovative Roberts deftly imbues a deliciously refined feel of threat right into a chilling and exciting plot, therefore growing yet one more of her many impossible to resist and terrifically enjoyable novels of romantic suspense. John Charles
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About the Author
Nora Roberts is the number-one ny Times-bestselling writer of greater than one hundred ninety novels, together with The seek, Black Hills, Tribute, excessive Noon, and plenty of extra. She is usually the writer of the bestselling futuristic suspense sequence written lower than the pen identify J.D. Robb. Roberts has greater than four hundred million copies of her books in print.