The Hunting Trip: A Novel of Love and War by William E. Butterworth IV, III

By William E. Butterworth IV, III

Because the writer of the electrifying W. E. B. Griffin novels of the army, police, spies, and counterspies, William E. Butterworth III has been delighting readers for decades—but he has a different deal with for them now.
At the smooth age of 16, Philip W. Williams III is expelled from boarding institution for committing a prank, and at the teach domestic evidently wonders the place his existence will take him now. It by no means enters his brain that he'll develop into a world-class marksman and a different agent of the U.S. military Counterintelligence Corps in postwar Germany, play a key position within the defection of a Soviet officer after which courtroom threat as a courier for the CIA, marry an Austrian ballet dancer of ferocious mien, develop into a popular bestselling novelist, and meet the affection of his lifestyles on a searching journey to Scotland.
Yet all of this, and greatly extra, awaits him, in a raucous sequence of adventures throughout Europe and the U.S. that might have readers giggling, cheering, and propulsively turning the pages to find what occurs next.
It is a unique that in simple terms invoice Butterworth may well write—and that his hundreds of thousands of lovers will enjoy.

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The Killing Game (Eve Duncan, Book 2) by Iris Johansen

By Iris Johansen

A cruel killer at the blameless baby in his sights...a girl pushed to the sting to forestall him...

The killer is familiar with Eve Duncan all too good. He is aware the ache she feels for her murdered daughter, Bonnie, whose physique hasn't ever been came upon. He understands that as one of many nation's best forensic sculptors she'll insist on making a choice on the 9 skeletons unearthed on a bluff close to Georgia's Talladega Falls. He understands she won't manage to withstand the temptation of believing that a type of skeletons could be her daughter's. yet that's purely the start of the killer's sadistic video game. He wishes Eve one on one, and he'll use his ace within the gap to ensure she complies. And he won't cease taking part in till he claims the prize he wishes so much: Eve's lifestyles.

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Freedom's Child: A Novel by Jax Miller

By Jax Miller

Freedom Oliver has lots of secrets and techniques. She lives in a small Oregon city and retains typically to herself. Her few pals and acquaintances comprehend she works on the neighborhood biker bar; they recognize she will get arrested for public drunkenness virtually each evening; they recognize she's brash, humorous, and fearless.

What they don't comprehend is that Freedom Oliver is a faux identify. They don't comprehend that she used to be arrested for killing her husband, a cop, two decades in the past. They don't comprehend she positioned her young ones up for adoption. They don't recognize that she's now in witness safety, regretting ever creating a take care of the Feds, and lacking her youngsters with a heartache so robust it makes her ill.

Then, she learns that her daughter has long gone lacking, potentially abducted. made up our minds to determine what occurred, Freedom slips freed from her handlers, will get on a bike, and heads for Kentucky, the place her daughter was once raised. As she ventures out on her personal, now not safe by means of the govt, her bothered prior comes roaring again at her: her husband's vengeful, sadistic relatives; her short, terrifying stint in criminal; and the family members she selected to undertake her youngsters who're conserving risky secrets and techniques.

Written with a ferocious wit and a breakneck velocity, Freedom's baby is an exciting, emotional portrait of a lady who hazards every thing to atone for a previous that haunts her nonetheless.

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Silent Are the Dead (Flash Casey Mystery, Book 1) by George Harmon Coxe

By George Harmon Coxe

Flash Casey snaps a photograph that holds the major to a corrupt lawyer’s murder

Casey shouldn’t have needed to return for extra photos of Stanford Endicott. He used to be on the courtroom with the opposite newspaper photographers while the rich legal professional used to be arraigned, and acquired photographs of him smiling as he wear a hat to conceal his bald head. yet prior to Casey can get the negatives built, a couple of urchins thieve his digicam case and reveal the plates to the solar. At his editor’s orders, Casey visits Endicott’s place of work for an additional around of photographs. the image he's taking there's altogether extra attention-grabbing: Stanford Endicott, lifeless on his place of work flooring. Casey hears a legitimate within the subsequent room and understands the assassin is shut. He offers chase out front door, and takes an image simply because the killer drives away. abruptly, Flash Casey has an even bigger tale than he bargained for.

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The Blood That Stains Your Hands by Douglas Lindsay

By Douglas Lindsay

A haunting new Detective Sergeant Thomas Hutton police thriller.

A younger lady stands at a window in the course of the evening, taking a look around the road at a guy with a Bible. A stained-glass Jesus in blue seems down at the misplaced church. a lady hangs via the neck from a bridge within the public park, angel's wings on her again. A teenage boy lies in a bathtub, the water became blood purple. 4 church congregations were instructed to unite, with unholy results. one after the other the sufferers fall, as DS Hutton and DCI Taylor are drawn into the bothered and duplicitous global of the Christian Church, as its numbers fall and contributors struggle over the scraps of diminishing energy. And for Hutton, ultimately, it sort of feels there is the opportunity to obtain absolution for earlier sins.

Also by means of Douglas Lindsay that includes DS Hutton: The Unburied useless and a pandemic Of Crows

"I completely loved Plague Of Crows. It's one other tremendous instance of Scottish crime noir. there are many components to spotlight. The writing is superb. Sharp, fast-paced, gripping." – Crime Fiction Lover

"An very good, good written tale that might entice readers of gritty, all the way down to earth crime / noir" – giant Al's Books And Pals

"The excellent and completely exciting element of this novel is the characters, their shenanigans and their humour. Lindsay is humorous ... and he writes approximately actual folks such as you and me who're simply as careworn, jealous, damaged, grasping and broken as we are." – I intended To learn That

"Douglas Lindsay is an excellent Scottish export that are supposed to be hailed within the related method as whisky, Rankin, haggis, tartan and people Jimmy hats that you should choose up from the Royal Mile. large stuff." – Sea Minor

"I used to be instantly cringing on the horror of the murders after which guffawing from Hutton's interactions with the finer intercourse. It takes a skilled writer to tug off the sort of seamless swap of gears and Douglas Lindsay is simply that." – only a man Who loves to Read

"If you love very darkish and demanding fiction, that's beautifully written and fantastically addictive, then this one is well for you. tremendous hugely recommended." – outdated canines And New Tricks

Douglas Lindsay is the writer of thirteen novels, together with The Unburied lifeless (DS Hutton series), we're the Hanged guy (DCI Jericho), the surreal mystery Being For the good thing about Mr Kite! and The lengthy hour of darkness Of Barney Thomson (the Legend of Barney Thomson series), now a big motion picture starring Robert Carlyle and Emma Thompson.

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No Safe Haven by Kimberley Woodhouse, Kayla Woodhouse

By Kimberley Woodhouse, Kayla Woodhouse

Jenna and Andi Tikaani-Gray are hoping for a clean commence. even though twelve year-old Andi has lengthy struggled with a unprecedented scientific disease, she and her mom have ultimately bought excellent news from out-of-town experts. It's information they desperately wanted, specially after the hot dying of Jenna's husband (Andi's dad) in a vehicle accident.

But as they're flying domestic to Alaska, able to start back, the unthinkable occurs. The pilot sabotages their small airplane and crashes into Sultana, essentially the most distant and hazardous mountains within the Land of the middle of the night solar. Even worse, a wintry weather hurricane is headed their method besides somebody who doesn't are looking to retailer them, yet to kill them.

Only one guy can retain them alive: Cole Maddox, the mysterious last-minute passenger who joined them on their flight. yet belief doesn't come effortless to Jenna or AndiÑand they either feel Cole is hiding something.

A relentless story of survival and suspense unfolds, regarding army know-how designed by way of Jenna's past due husband that a few may do whatever to own.

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Liberty Falling (Anna Pigeon Series, Book 7) by Nevada Barr

By Nevada Barr

Epub released: 2010

Anna Pigeon is in new york to appear after her hospitalized sister, and explores the Statue of Liberty in her spare time. but if a teenage woman falls to her demise from Liberty's ledge, Anna wonders if the suicide used to be really a homicide-and starts an research that places her within the line of fireplace.

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Angels Fall by Nora Roberts

By Nora Roberts

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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" sign up Joanie's, an area diner. nonetheless rattled by way of a taking pictures spree at her Boston eating place that left her wounded and the single 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, while Reece claims to have witnessed a homicide whereas mountain climbing alongside Snake River, few other than Brody are likely to think the skittish new resident: Sheriff Rick Mardson hasn't came upon any transparent facts of a girl struck down close to the river; document Wallace is suspicious of Reece's fragile psychological nation; 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 pleasing denouement; Roberts's legions of fanatics could be enthralled. (July)
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After agony a terrible surprise, Reece Gilmore is slowly commencing to placed her existence again jointly. Leaving her domestic in Boston, Reece travels round the nation, but if she arrives in Angel's Fist, Wyoming, her motor vehicle refuses to head any longer. making plans on staying simply till she earns sufficient cash to mend her motor vehicle, Reece takes a task as a prepare dinner within the Angel nutrition 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 begins to think that for the 1st time in a long time, she can have stumbled on a spot she may possibly really are looking to name domestic. Reece's hard-won happiness and feel of protection is threatened, notwithstanding, whilst she turns into not just the only witness to a homicide but additionally the subsequent goal of the killer, who's decided to force her loopy. once more, the best-selling, prolific, and without end ingenious Roberts deftly imbues a deliciously refined experience of threat right into a chilling and exciting plot, hence growing one more of her many impossible to resist and terrifically pleasurable 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 lots 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.

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Hunter Killer (The Zone, Book 3) by James Rouch

By James Rouch

On this planet OF day after today, battle can be ultimate! alongside the ravaged nation-state, lifeless our bodies lay trapped in icy graves because the bleak face of iciness iced up the devastation alongside the battleground referred to as The area. Russian SA-8 missiles silently stood ready and able to warmth up the chilly battle as freezing temperatures all yet closed the Baltic ports. whereas a Soviet fleet deliberate a killer punch to the convoy routes, American significant Revell and British Sergeant Hyde of the joint NATO strike strength plotted their plan of action. they'd get one probability to keep up the stability of strength within the region and forestall the Russians. and so they knew that their men-frostbitten yet stalwart heroes-would do whatever to guard their loose lifestyle. the one likelihood was once an air drop onto a Swedish island-a sabotage project in Arctic climate to strike down the lethal warships amid the icy terror of... THE area.

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