Call Me Princess (Louise Rick, Book 2) by Sara Blædel

By Sara Blædel

The overseas bestselling novelist and Denmark's Queen of Crime, Sara Blaedel is interesting all of the manner (Politiken) during this suspense-packed mystery that includes her acclaimed detective heroine Louise Rick.

An on-line flirtation may have terrible effects, as Detective Inspector Louise Rick discovers while she is termed to an idyllic Copenhagen local the place a tender lady has been left certain and gagged after a profoundly brutal rape assault. Susanne Hansson met her rapist on a well-liked relationship site; fearing the assailant is trolling the positioning for his subsequent goal, Louise is decided to chop him off on the move. yet then a brand new sufferer is located useless this time and the case turns into much more complicated while Susanne makes an attempt suicide. From scanning probably blameless singles profiles to exploring a electronic window at the city's darkish and unsafe nightlife, to knowing a afflicted mother-daughter courting, Louise races to discover the surprising fact at the back of the crimes.

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The Road to Omaha by Robert Ludlum

By Robert Ludlum

"A very humorous book... no personality is minor:  they're all hilarious." --Houston  Chronicle.

In the line To  Gandolfo, Robert Ludlum brought us to the  outrageous normal MacKenzie Hawkins and his legal  wizard, Sam Devereaux, whose plot to kidnap the  Pope spun wildly uncontrolled into sheer hilarity.  Now Ludlum's wayward heroes go back with a  diabolical scheme to correct a really outdated improper -- and  wreak vengeance at the (expletive deleted) who  drummed the hawk out of the army. Their outraged  opposition should be at the least the White House.  Byzantine Treachery. learning a long-buried 1878  treaty with an imprecise Indian tribe, the hawk --  a.k.a. leader Thunder Head -- hatches a super plot  that will finally deliver him and his reluctant  lawyer Sam ahead of the preferrred courtroom. Their target: to  reclaim a call piece of yankee genuine property --  the country of Nebraska. Which simply occurred to the  headquarters of the U.S. Strategic Air Command!  Will they be triumphant opposed to the powers that be? Will  the Wopotami tribe ever have their day in the  Supreme court docket? From the Oval workplace to the Pentagon,  all the president's males are equipped, till it  rests with CIA Director Vincent  "Vinnie the Bam-Bam" Mangecavallo to chop Sam  and Hawk off on the move. And just one factor is  certain: Robert Ludlum will retain us in nonstop  suspense and side-splitting laughter-through the very  last web page.

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The Bone Thief (Body Farm, Book 5) by Jefferson Bass

By Jefferson Bass

Forged within the crucible of worldwide conflict II, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, used to be a top-secret army installation—the linchpin of the ny venture. wonderful careers have been born and darkish secrets and techniques buried within the determined race to construct the Bomb. these secrets and techniques start to emerge while the physique of a well known physicist is came upon . . .

Forensic anthropologist invoice Brockton, founding father of the physique Farm, is stunned while an post-mortem finds the reason for Dr. Leonard Novak's demise: a perilous radioactive pellet contained in the aged scientist's physique. Who may dedicate this sort of awful crime? Is it relating to Novak's function in growing America's deadliest weapon? The solutions may perhaps lie with the victim's getting older ex-wife, Beatrice, an enthralling, but completely unreliable storyteller. Careening among historical past and myth, dementia and lucidity, Beatrice attracts Brockton right into a maze of thoughts, prime him to darker truths than he can have imagined.

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The Second Chair (Dismas Hardy, Book 10) by John Lescroart

By John Lescroart

It appears like Dismas Hardy is eventually on best. A coping with associate at his thriving, newly famous legislation enterprise, he's a rainmaker and fix-it man for consumers leery of taking their possibilities in a court docket. yet underneath the skin bravado and profitable deal-making, Hardy has misplaced his religion within the legislation. Then his younger affiliate takes on a high-profile case, and cuts a deal that she's pressured to damage. Hoping to salvage his firm's attractiveness, Hardy sits moment chair within the security.

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Hollywood Crazy (Hollywood Alphabet Series Thriller, Book 3) by M. Z. Kelly

By M. Z. Kelly

"So you're thinking that issues are loopy in Hollywood? simply wait, they’re approximately to get much crazier. probably it’s simply because LAPD murder cop, Kate Sexton’s ally, Natalie, has a brand new boyfriend who's awesome yet deranged. or perhaps it’s simply because Kate is now dwelling with roommates and a landlord who make the Adams family members look tame through comparability. or even it’s simply because Kate’s canines companion, Bernie, is ready to pay the associated fee for a few severe mischief. or even it’s simply because Kate’s love existence is sort of a rollercoaster, choked with wild twists and turns.

A murdered Hollywood energy couple, an escort provider for the wealthy and robust, an uncontrolled dogs companion, a love triangle, and a kinfolk mystery that’s been buried for greater than thirty years all mix to make Hollywood loopy certainly one of M.Z. Kelly’s most enjoyable thrill rides but.

Hollywood loopy keeps the laugh-out-loud humor, loopy characters, and nail-biting pleasure of the 1st books within the sequence.

M.Z. Kelly is the writer of 5 books within the Hollywood Alphabet sequence Thrillers: Hollywood murderer, Hollywood Blood, Hollywood loopy, Hollywood soiled, and Hollywood Enemy!"


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Long Knives by Charles Rosenberg

By Charles Rosenberg

Jenna James's lifestyles has been smooth-sailing due to the fact she left the high-powered legislation company of Marbury Marfan. She's fortunately ensconced as a professor at a prestigious legislations university, the place she's well liked by her scholars, coupled-up with a good-looking colleague, and on target for tenure. yet issues take a stunning flip one morning whilst a pupil, Primo, involves Jenna's workplace looking her recommendation a few treasure map he lately inherited. whilst Primo turns up lifeless and Jenna is without warning the top suspect in a homicide research, every body activates her. determined for support, she calls on outdated buddies: Robert Tarza, her previous legislation accomplice from Marbury Marfan, and Oscar Quesana, an odd-duck solo practitioner. the 3 race to save lots of Jenna's profession ? and maybe her existence ? during this whip-smart mystery of treasure maps, homicide, and legislation tuition politics.

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The Bad Place by Dean Koontz

By Dean Koontz

Frank Pollard is afraid to go to sleep. each morning while he awakes, he discovers whatever strange--like blood on his hands--a weird and wonderful secret that tortures his soul. investigators were employed to persist with the haunted guy. yet just one person--a younger guy with Down's Syndrome--can think the place their trips could finish. That bad position from which nobody ever returns.

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Relic (Pendergast, Book 1) by Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child

By Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child

Simply days sooner than an important exhibition opens on the renowned manhattan Museum of average heritage, viewers are being savagely murdered within the museum's darkish hallways and mystery rooms. Autopsies point out that the killer can't be human...

But the museum's administrators plan to head forward with a huge bash to have fun the hot exhibition, regardless of the murders.

Museum researcher Margo eco-friendly needs to discover who-or what-is doing the killing. yet can she do it in time to forestall the bloodbath?

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Lincoln Rhyme 05 The Vanished Man by Jeffery Deaver

By Jeffery Deaver

A killer flees the scene of a murder at a prestigious long island song college and locks himself in a school room. inside of mins, the police have him surrounded.
A scream earrings out, through a gunshot.
The police holiday down the door.
The room is empty.

Perplexed, the police usher in Lincoln Rhyme and Amelia Sachs to enquire. For the formidable Sachs, fixing the case might earn her a promoting. For the quadriplegic Rhyme, it potential counting on his protégé to ferret out a grasp illusionist. Dubbed The Conjurer, this fiendish killer baits them with murders that develop into progressively more diabolical with each crime.

As the fatalities upward push and the mins tick down, the pair needs to circulate past the smoke and mirrors to avoid a terrifying act of vengeance which could turn into the best vanishing act of all.

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The Deadly Joker by Nicholas Blake

By Nicholas Blake

Netherplash Cantorum in Dorset was once the village John Waterson and his younger spouse selected to stay in after his retirement. within the occasion, this idyllic spot had one critical yet unforeseeable hindrance: between its population was once a pragmatic joker whose fertile brain ran to the main strange and ugly designs. The Village used to be no position for a particularly retirement, or for a gradual healing from the worried breakdown that had troubled Waterson's spouse. In Netherplash Cantorum you couldn't inform what used to be going to take place subsequent. Extra-ordinary occasions tripped over one another. possibly it was once simply stable enjoyable - or quite strong enjoyable, other than that it turned much less and not more humorous, and finally an individual died hideously and painfully of it. There hasn't ever been a village homicide tale with a flavour equivalent to that of The lethal Joker. the bizarre occasions at Netherplash Contorum are made interesting and convincing via characters who're either weird and wonderful and credible, together with the attractive Indian Vera Paston, the brothers known as Card, and Waterson himself. the various crime readers who're addicts of Nicholas Blake will extremely joyful with the originality of this tour-de-force of crime fiction.

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