By Lawrence Osborne
In this haunting novel, journalist and novelist Lawrence Osborne explores the reverberations of a random twist of fate at the lives of Moroccan Muslims and Western viewers who converge on a sumptuous wilderness villa for a decadent weekend-long party.
David and Jo Henniger, a physician and a kid's e-book writer, looking for an break out from their lower than chuffed lives in London, settle for a call for participation to wait a bacchanal at their outdated acquaintances' domestic, deep within the Moroccan barren region. yet as a groggy David navigates the darkish wilderness roads, younger males spring from the roadside, the automobile swerves...and one boy is left dead.
whilst David and Jo arrive on the social gathering, the Moroccan employees, already disgusted by the wealthy, hedonistic foreigners of their midst, quickly research of David's unforgiveable act. Then the boy's irate Berber father appears to be like, and occasions start to spin past anyone's control.
With spare, evocative prose, searing eroticism, and a present for the unforeseen, Osborne memorably portrays the privileged visitors wrestling with their secrets and techniques amid the remoteness and wonder of the barren region panorama. He steadily finds the jolting backstory of the younger guy who used to be killed and leaves David’s destiny within the stability because the novel builds to a shattering conclusion.
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By John D. MacDonald
From a loved grasp of crime fiction, The Turquoise Lament is one of the vintage novels that includes Travis McGee, the hard-boiled detective who lives on a houseboat.
humorous factor approximately favors. occasionally they arrive again to hang-out you. And Travis McGee owes his buddy a massive one for saving his existence as soon as upon a time. Now the friend’s daughter, Linda “Pidge” Lewellen, wishes support 5 time zones away in Hawaii earlier than she sails off into the deep blue with a cold-blooded killer: her husband.
“The Travis McGee novels are probably the greatest works of fiction ever penned via an American author.”—Jonathan Kellerman
while treasure hunter Ted Lewellen saved his existence in a bar struggle, McGee may by no means have inspiration he’d turn out paying his rescuer again in this type of means. yet years later he reveals himself headed to Hawaii at Ted’s request to determine no matter if Pidge’s husband fairly is attempting to kill her, or if she’s simply wasting her mind.
in fact, as soon as McGee arrives he can’t support yet provide in to his baser instincts, and as his affair with Pidge will get underway, he can’t discover a unmarried factor incorrect. McGee chalks up Pidge’s paranoia to basic anxiousness, offers her a pep speak, and leaves for domestic blissfully satisfied. It’s now not until eventually he’s again in Lauderdale that he realizes he could have ignored a clue or . And Pidge can be in very severe danger.
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By Homer Hickam
The go back and forth is hijacked. Now the countdown to experience begins....
In his no 1 New York Times bestselling memoir, October Sky, real-life NASA engineer Homer Hickam captured the buzz of America's first house ventures. Now, during this no-holds-barred joyride of a mystery, he straps us into the cockpit of the gap commute Columbia as a renegade rocket guy hijacks the shuttle—and blasts off on a Mach-speed chase into space....
Jack Medaris is a guy haunted via his previous and pushed by way of a dream: he is risking every little thing to "borrow" the Columbia—and pilot it to the moon. He did not plan on an unforeseen passenger, appealing big name daredevil and scientist Penny excessive Eagle. To Penny, this hijacking will try each piece of her mettle as an adventurer—and as a girl. To Jack, the venture is a private quest—to go back to the moon and convey again what the United States left in the back of, whatever so explosive, it might swap the way forward for the realm. Now, because the U.S. executive scrambles to the chase, and as lethal forces are deployed from earth to prevent them, a guy and a girl locate their fates inextricably entwined. And within the savage vacancy of deep area, their in simple terms wish is to hitch forces to arrive the lunar floor. Then comes the demanding half. Getting domestic alive.
By F. Paul Wilson
Bound by means of his promise to Glaeken, Jack has kept away from making any direct strikes opposed to Rasalom. yet issues have replaced so there is not anything maintaining Jack in cost from now on. different alterations are happening to boot. Jack is therapeutic at an speeded up rate--much like Glaeken did while he used to be immortal. this may purely suggest that Glaeken's time is nearly up and while he dies, Jack takes his place.
Rasalom keeps to plan opposed to the woman. two times she has died and lower back; a 3rd time and he or she might be long gone, leaving a transparent course for the Otherness to infiltrate this fact. yet Ernst Drexler, previously Rasalom's go-to man for logistical aid, fears he'll be disregarded within the chilly while the swap comes. He varieties an uneasy alliance with Jack, who's getting ready to stand their outdated enemy.
Meanwhile, sunrise Pickering is looking for her supposedly useless child. the path leads her to a mansion in a distant manhattan coastal city, the place she discovers a fact she can have by no means imagined.
Now the degree is decided for Jack's immense attack on Rasalom. Jack is aware he is acquired only one shot. yet it is not only a subject of getting rid of Rasalom: he additionally needs to properly retrieve Dawn's baby and reduce collateral harm. So, he comes up with a foolproof plan.
But fools are consistently with us….
By Martin Edwards
On intercalary year Day in 1964, an enticing teen referred to as Carole Jeffries used to be strangled in a Liverpool park. The killing brought on a sensation: Carole got here from a sought after political relations and her pop musician boyfriend was once a number one exponent of the Mersey Sound. whilst a neighbour confessed to the crime, the case used to be closed. Now, greater than thirty years later, Ernest Miller, an beginner criminologist, seeks to cajole attorney Harry Devlin that the genuine wrongdoer escaped scot loose. even though he suspects Miller's explanations, Harry has a thirst for justice and starts to delve into the previous. but if one other demise happens, it turns into transparent that somebody wishes previous secrets and techniques to stay buried - at any price...
By Barry Eisler
In his seriously acclaimed Rain Fall, Barry Eisler brought part Japanese-half American freelance hit guy John Rain, a "dashing and unsafe hero...as likable as he's lethal." Now Eisler's again. So is Rain, the grasp of demise via "natural causes" whose new goal threatens the delicate political stability of a complete nation.
By Andrew Kaplan
"Kaplan has written one of many smartest, swiftest and such a lot compelling secret agent novels i have learn in years."
—Harlan Coben, writer of Live Wire
"Wow! Scorpion Betrayal…delivers extra heart-thumping twists and turns, ideals and betrayals, than The Day of the Jackal and The secret agent Who got here in from the Cold rolled into one."
—Katherine Neville, writer of The Eight
A breakneck-paced foreign espionage mystery within the Robert Ludlum and Daniel Silva vein, Andrew Kaplan's exceptional Scorpion Betrayal is a relentlessly fascinating page-turner that may hold readers at the fringe of their seats. that includes essentially the most fascinating protagonists in secret agent fiction—an ex-CIA agent code-named Scorpion—on a panoramic chase around the capitals of Europe in pursuit of a frighteningly elusive terrorist often called "the Palestinian," this can be a novel that Alex Berenson, Ted Bell, Brad Thor, Vince Flynn, and Barry Eisler lovers are going to love.
And do not leave out Andrew's new novel, place of origin: Carrie's Run, to be had September third, the respectable prequel novel to the hit Showtime sequence, native land, that includes CIA Intelligence Officer Carrie Mathison on a challenge within the heart East ahead of Season 1. This riveting, unique mystery unearths the compelling untold backstories of the sequence' major characters and takes enthusiasts deeper into the existence and brain of the intense lady undercover agent. learn the way all of it all started in Homeland: Carrie's Run.
By Roger Hobbs
FINALIST FOR THE EDGAR AWARD--BEST FIRST NOVEL
In a bold operation, crooks-for-hire rob an Atlantic urban on line casino. yet their heist is going horribly improper, and just one of them makes it out alive. Now he is at the run with $1/2 million vacuum-packed right into a package deal the dimensions of a briefcase. Little does he understand it truly is rigged with explosives.
Almost instantly, knowledgeable fixer named Jack is in cross-country pursuit. With under forty eight hours to get better the money, freshen up the mess, and--for god's sake--try to not botch the task like he did final time . . .
By W.E.B. Griffin
A key DEA agent has been abducted by way of drugrunners. up to the inside track angers Presidential Agent Castillo, he thinks there’s no means he might get permission to rescue the fellow. yet Castillo’s wrong—the President himself orders Castillo to do something it takes to convey again the agent...anything other than get stuck.