Posts in category: Thriller
By Eric Van Lustbader
The writer The Bourne Legacy, The Bourne Betrayal and The Bourne Retribution introduces an exhilarating new sequence that includes maverick ATF agent Jack McClure.
FIRST DAUGHTER: Edward Carson is simply days clear of being sworn in as President of the USA while his daughter daughter is abducted. McClure is the only guy he can belief to visit any lengths to discover his daughter and produce her domestic safely.
LAST SNOW: McClure needs to examine the ultimate days of a US senator killed in a hit-and-run incident. the path leads him deep into japanese Europe, attracting the unwelcome awareness of the Ukranian police, the FSB, and the Russian mafia.
BLOOD belief: Alli Carson, as soon as the president's daughter, now a trainee FBI agent is the number 1 suspect within the homicide of her boyfriend. Suspended from her paintings, bewildered and on my own, Alli needs to give you the chance to touch the single individual she will belief: Jack McClure.
By David S. Goyer, Michael Cassutt
The competing groups of astronauts despatched to discover the asteroid Keanu stumbled on it was once, in reality, an immense spacecraft with an alien group wearing a plea for aid. A courageous new frontier beckons. however it will come at a value. suddenly, the extraterrestrial beings shipping small teams of people to the large inside habitats of Keanu.
Their first problem is to outlive. Their moment: notice why The Architects—the unseen extraterrestrial beings controlling the asteroid—brought them there. The 3rd: have the option to take regulate of Keanu. as the send is relocating back.
The Architects are going home...
By John Grisham
He has waited for this moment.
He has deliberate his each move.
He has made it onto the jury within the so much explosive trial of the century.
Now the decision belongs to him. . . .
They are on the middle of a multimillion buck criminal storm: twelve women and men who've been investigated, watched, manipulated, and confused through steeply-priced attorneys and experts who will cease at not anything to safe a verdict. Now that the jury needs to decide within the so much explosive trial of the century, a precedent-setting lawsuit opposed to an incredible tobacco corporation. yet just a handful of individuals be aware of the reality: that this jury has a pacesetter, and the decision belongs to him...
He is understood basically as Juror #2. yet he has a reputation, a prior, and he has deliberate his each circulation with assistance from a stunning girl at the outdoor. Now, whereas a company empire palms within the stability, whereas a grieving kin waits, and whereas attorneys are plunged right into a conflict for his or her careers, the reality approximately Juror #2 is ready to blow up, in a go fireplace of greed and corruption--and with justice struggling with for its life...
By Veit Heinechen
El día se presenta complicado para el comisario Proteo Laurenti. En un apartado valle del Carso aparece el cadáver de un hombre desnudo. Una vez identificada los angeles víctima, se sabrá que l. a. última personality en verla con vida fue Mia, una joven australiana que está resolviendo para su familia un asunto relacionado con una herencia, que incluye un almacén repleto de armas. Su antiguo propietario, Diego de Henriquez, un excéntrico aristócrata, murió muchos años atrás en unas circunstancias que aún están por aclarar. Las investigaciones conducen a un oscuro complot que lleva los angeles marca de los servicios secretos y de l. a. Orden de Malta. Además, el amigo de Laurenti, el forense jubilado Galvano, le complica los angeles vida. Y su propia mujer, sus hijas y los novios de éstas se empeñan en amargar aún más l. a. existencia del comisario, que apenas puede dedicar algo de tiempo para sí mismo...
By David Baldacci
A mysterious high-profile murder within the nation's capital collides with the darkish part of nationwide protection in David Baldacci's new, heart-stopping thriller.
Mason "Mace" Perry used to be a firebrand cop at the D.C. police strength until eventually she used to be abducted and framed for against the law. She misplaced everything-her badge, her profession, her freedom-and spent years in felony. Now she's again at the outdoor and eager about one project: to be a cop once again. Her basically shot to be a real blue back is to unravel an important case on her personal, and turn out she has the appropriate to put on the uniform. yet in spite of her police leader sister on her part, she has to paintings within the shadows: A vindictive U.S. lawyer is seeking any cause to ship Mace again in the back of bars. Then Roy Kingman enters her life.
Roy is a tender attorney who aided the terrible until eventually he took a high-paying task at a legislation enterprise in Washington. Mace and Roy meet after he discovers the useless physique of a feminine companion on the company. As they examine the demise, they begin uncovering astounding secrets and techniques from either the personal and public international of the nation's capital.
Soon, what all started as a reasonably regimen murder takes a terrifying and unforeseen turn-into anything advanced, diabolical, and probably lethal.
By Peter May
Enzo MacLeod, a Scot instructing on a college at Cahors in southwest France, expectantly wager that he may possibly use his services to crack seven infamous murders defined in a booklet on chilly instances by way of Parisian journalist Roger Raffin. Enzo has actually solved the 1st crimes.
But the 3rd is way from his brain instantaneously: he's simply been clinically determined with a terminal disease, and he's develop into the sufferer of somebody who turns out reason on destroying his credits and his relationships - and getting him arrested for homicide. this can be one example the place his Scottish stubbornness may well pay off.
Having validated a secure condo to guard his family, besieged now because it have been, he units to paintings. Are his own woes someway attached to the digging he's performed into the brutal homicide of a lease boy in a Paris residence 16 years in the past, as Raffin has defined? What additional remnants of facts can he overview - and will he remain alive lengthy adequate to seize the long-hidden killer? this can be the 3rd installment within the Enzo MacLeod sequence.
By Chang-rae Lee
The debut novel from critically-acclaimed and ny Times–bestselling writer Chang-rae Lee.
In Native Speaker, writer Chang-rae Lee introduces readers to Henry Park. Park has spent his complete lifestyles attempting to develop into a real American—a local speaker. yet at the same time the essence of his followed state maintains to elude him, his Korean history turns out to float more and more away.
Park's harsh Korean upbringing has taught him to conceal his feelings, to recollect every little thing he learns, and such a lot of all to believe an overpowering experience of alienation. In different phrases, it has formed him as a common spy.
But the very attributes that support him to excel in his career placed a pressure on his marriage to his American spouse and stand within the manner of his coming to phrases together with his younger son's dying. while he's assigned to undercover agent on a emerging Korean-American flesh presser, his very identification is proven, and he needs to determine who he's amid not just the conflicts inside of himself but additionally in the ethnic and political tensions of the hot York urban streets.
Native Speaker is a narrative of cultural alienation. it really is approximately fathers and sons, concerning the wish to hook up with the realm instead of stand except it, approximately loyalty and betrayal, in regards to the alien in we all and who we ultimately are.
By Christopher Moore
As foreigners rush into Myanmar with briefcases crammed with plans and funds for resorts, buying department stores and excessive rises, they become aware of the outdated methods die tough. Vincent Calvino's case is to discover a tender British-Thai guy long gone lacking in Myanmar, whereas his ally and protector Colonel Pratt of the Royal Thai Police has an order to chop off the availability of chilly capsules from Myanmar used for the methamphetamine alternate in Thailand. As some of the most noir novels within the Vincent Calvino sequence, lacking in Rangoon performs out underneath the relocating shadows of the cross-border drug barons. Pratt and Calvino's lives are entangled with the invisible forces contained in the outdated regime and their allies who proceed to play through their very own algorithm.
By Mo Hayder
While the physique of an attractive, renowned teenage lady is located on a canal towpath, detective Zoë Benedict is confident the research must glance past the standard family reasons. whilst Zoë's research leads her towards the area of webcam porn, a crippling mystery from her prior turns out decided to emerge.
By Jo Nesbø
(US variation) within the warmth of a sweltering Oslo summer time, a tender girl is located murdered in her flat—with one in every of her hands bring to an end and a tiny crimson star-shaped diamond positioned less than her eyelid. An off-the-rails alcoholic slightly preserving directly to his activity, Detective Harry gap is assigned the case with Tom Waaler, a hated colleague whom Harry believes is answerable for the homicide of his companion. whilst one other girl is mentioned lacking 5 days later, and her severed finger turns up decorated with a pink star-shaped diamond ring, Harry fears a serial killer is at paintings. yet Hole's selection to catch a fiend and to reveal Waaler's crimes is top him into shadowy locations the place either investigations merge in unforeseen methods, forcing him to make tricky judgements a couple of destiny he won't dwell to work out.