• Download E-books Split Second (King & Maxwell Series) PDF

    By David Baldacci

    The global can switch ceaselessly in a single...

    SPLIT SECOND

    Michelle Maxwell has simply wrecked her promising occupation on the mystery provider. opposed to her instincts, she permit a presidential candidate out of her sight for the briefest second, and the fellow whose defense used to be her accountability vanished into skinny air. Sean King is aware how the more youthful agent feels. 8 years previous, the hard-charging mystery provider agent allowed his recognition to be diverted for a break up moment. And the candidate he used to be keeping used to be gunned down prior to his eyes. Now Michelle and Sean are approximately to work out their destinies converge.

    Drawn right into a maze of lies, secrets and techniques, and lethal coincidences, the 2 discredited brokers discover a surprising fact: that the separate acts of violence that shattered their lives have been particularly decades within the making-and are far from over...

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  • Download E-books Freedom's Child: A Novel PDF

    By Jax Miller

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

    What they don’t recognize is that Freedom Oliver is a pretend name.  They don’t comprehend that she used to be arrested for killing her husband, a cop, 20 years ago.  They don’t comprehend she placed her childrens up for adoption.  They don’t comprehend that she’s now in witness defense, regretting ever creating a care for the Feds, and lacking her little ones with a heartache so robust it makes her ill.

    Then, she learns that her daughter has long past lacking, very likely kidnapped.  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, not safe via the govt, her stricken earlier comes roaring again at her: her husband’s vengeful, sadistic relatives; her short, terrifying stint in criminal; and the kinfolk she selected to undertake her young children who're maintaining risky secrets and techniques.

    Written with a ferocious wit and a breakneck velocity, Freedom’s Child is an exciting, emotional portrait of a lady who dangers every little thing to atone for a previous that haunts her nonetheless.
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  • Download E-books Harmless PDF

    Set over the process a unmarried day and evening, Harmless is a stressful, provocative, and psychologically astute first novel within the culture of Herman Koch's The Dinner, Tom Perrotta’s Little Children, and Christos Tsiolkas’s The Slap, a couple of weekend reunion of outdated pals that takes a terrifying flip while teenage ladies move missing.
     
    At a distant farm, a bunch of outdated neighbors assemble to capture up, sit down by way of the fireplace, and ignore their overworked lives. yet an extended weekend within the kingdom isn't Joseph’s notion of a great time -- no longer while he’s promised his ex-wife he will use the get together to speak to their bothered fourteen-year-old daughter, and never whilst the farm belongs to his former lover and her husband, Alex. as soon as most sensible buddies, Joseph and Alex at the moment are estranged, with a lot left unstated among them. As extra visitors arrive and the reunion unfolds, previous rivalries, new pressures, and erotic tensions floor. yet issues take a terrifying flip whilst the adults go back from a nostalgic drug-fuelled bender at sunset to find their teenage daughters are lacking. As evening descends and the women stay unfound, Joseph and Alex choose to input the encompassing woods jointly looking for their daughters. What the 2 males come upon within the desert will push them to confront how a ways they're prepared to visit shield those they love.
    by way of turns blackly comedian, thought-provoking, and harrowing, Harmless introduces James Grainger as an unflinching observer of how we are living now, and exposes the darkish impulses we hide underneath the veneer of our sleek lives.
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  • Download E-books Murder as a Fine Art (Thomas and Emily De Quincey) PDF

    By David Morrell

    ALA interpreting record Award for top Mystery

    GASLIT LONDON is delivered to ITS KNEES IN DAVID MORRELL'S incredible ancient THRILLER.

    Thomas De Quincey, notorious for his memoir Confessions of an English Opium-Eater, is the main suspect in a sequence of ferocious mass murders similar to ones that terrorized London forty-three years earlier.

    The blueprint for the killings looks De Quincey's essay "On homicide regarded as one of many superb Arts." eager to transparent his identify yet crippled via opium habit, De Quincey is aided through his committed daughter Emily and a couple of decided Scotland backyard detectives.

    In Murder as an outstanding Art, David Morrell plucks De Quincey, Victorian London, and the Ratcliffe street murders from background. Fogbound streets turn into a battleground among a literary famous person and a super assassin, whose lives are associated by way of secrets and techniques lengthy buried yet by no means forgotten.
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  • Download E-books Longshot PDF

    By Dick Francis

    A vintage secret from Dick Francis, the champion of English storytellers. lifestyles as a author is chillier, hungrier paintings than John Kendall had bargained for. now not even the survival courses he is written will help him. So whilst infamous racehorse coach Tremayne Vickers techniques Kendall to jot down his biography, it is a proposal the impoverished author cannot flip down. entering into Vickers' nation domestic, Kendall fast turns into immersed in his host's way of life: driving racehorses, making pals, and researching the relatives. yet then an area good lady is located lifeless - and the party's over. A killer is lurking within the shadows. And Kendall's personal survival suggestions are approximately to turn into extra invaluable - and extra lethal - than he may perhaps ever have imagined . . . compliment for Dick Francis: 'As a jockey, Dick Francis was once unbeatable whilst he received into his stride. a similar is right of his crime writing' day-by-day reflect 'Dick Francis's fiction has a mystery element - his inimitable knack of grabbing the reader's awareness on web page one and keeping it tight until eventually the very finish' Sunday Telegraph 'The narrative is brisk and gripping and the heritage researched with care . . . the complete tale is a excitement to delight in' Scotsman 'Francis writing at his top' night commonplace 'A standard winner . . . as soft, quick and lean as ever' Sunday convey Dick Francis used to be probably the most profitable post-war nationwide Hunt jockeys. The winner of over 350 races, he was once champion jockey in 1953/1954 and rode for HM Queen Elizabeth, the Queen mom, so much famously on Devon Loch within the 1956 Grand nationwide. On his retirement from the saddle, he released his autobiography, the game of Queens, sooner than occurring to jot down forty-three bestselling novels, a quantity of brief tales (Field of 13), and the biography of Lester Piggott. in the course of his lifetime Dick Francis bought many awards, among them the distinguished Crime Writers' Association's Cartier Diamond Dagger for his remarkable contribution to the style, and 3 'best novel' Edgar Allan Poe awards from The secret Writers of the USA. In 1996 he was once named through them as Grand grasp for a lifetime's fulfillment. In 1998 he was once elected a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, and was once provided a CBE within the Queen's Birthday Honours checklist of 2000. Dick Francis died in February 2010, on the age of eighty-nine, yet he is still one of many maximum mystery writers of all time.
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  • Download E-books A Dream of Ice: Book 2 of The EarthEnd Saga PDF

    By Gillian Anderson, Jeff Rovin

    From Gillian Anderson, acclaimed actress and X-Files star, and New York Times bestselling coauthor Jeff Rovin comes the second one e-book within the exciting paranormal EarthEnd Saga that Flavorwire called “the dream of nerds everywhere.”

    After uncovering a magical hyperlink to the traditional civilization of Galderkhaan, baby psychologist Caitlin O’Hara is left with unusual new powers. unexpectedly she will be able to heal her younger sufferers together with her brain and notice issues from different areas and different occasions. yet as she learns extra approximately her powers, she additionally realizes that somebody is looking at her, possibly searching her—and utilizing her son to do it.

    Meanwhile Mikel Jasso, a box agent for a mysterious examine association, is searching Galderkhaani artifacts in Antarctica. After falling down a crevasse, he discovers that the total urban has been preserved lower than ice and that the mysterious stone artifacts he’s been amassing should not as primitive as he proposal. The stone artifacts are, in reality, complicated desktops, retaining the stories, and perhaps even the souls of the Galderkhaani humans alive. And whatever has activated them within the current. As Mikel and Caitlin paintings to discover the mysteries of the Galderkhaani, they become aware of that the individual searching Caitlin and the article that has activated the stones might be one and the same.

    “Fans of Douglas Preston and Lincoln baby will discover a lot to love” (Publishers Weekly) within the Earthend Saga, and this most up-to-date event is bound to depart you gasping for breath as Caitlin races opposed to time to avoid wasting what’s dearest to her center.
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  • Download E-books A Fine Night for Dying (The Paul Chavasse Novels Book 6) PDF

    By Jack Higgins

    The loss of life of a gangster attracts super-spy Paul Chavasse right into a breathtaking event at the excessive seas – an unforgettable story from one of many precise masters of recent mystery writing, the bestselling writer of dead night Runner and The Keys of Hell.

    Caught within the nets of an area fishing boat, the physique of gangland boss Harvey Preston is dragged from the English Channel, wrapped from head to toe in heavy chain. British intelligence suspects a reference to a cross-channel smuggling ring. yet as secret agent Paul Chavasse embarks on what's going to be essentially the most risky instances in his remarkable profession, he quickly discovers that this can be no small-time operation – and the ruthless males in the back of it's going to cease at not anything to guard their helpful cargo.

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  • Download E-books Winter Solstice PDF

    By Rosamunde Pilcher

    In Winter Solstice Rosamunde Pilcher brings her readers into the lives of 5 very diverse people....

    Elfrida Phipps, as soon as of London's degree, moved to the English village of Dibton in hopes of creating a brand new existence for herself. progressively she settled into the cozy familiarity of village lifestyles -- shopkeepers realizing her tastes, associates calling her by way of identify -- nonetheless she unearths herself lonely.

    Oscar Blundell gave up his existence as a musician for you to marry Gloria. they've got a gorgeous daughter, Francesca, and it's only as a result of their little lady that Oscar perspectives his sacrificed profession as useful.

    Carrie returns from Australia on the finish of an ill-fated affair with a married guy to discover her mom and aunt sharing a house and squabbling perpetually. With Christmas imminent, Carrie is of the same opinion to appear after her aunt's awkward and quiet teenage daughter, Lucy, in order that her mom may get pleasure from a romantic fling in America.

    Sam Howard is making an attempt to drag his existence again jointly after his spouse has left him for one more. he's with out domestic and with out roots, all he has is his activity. company takes him to northern Scotland, the place he falls in love with the plush, craggy panorama and set his points of interest on a house.

    It is the unusual rippling results of a tragedy that would carry those 5 characters jointly in a wide, overlooked property condo close to the Scottish fishing city of Creagan.

    It is during this condo, at the shortest day of the yr, that the lives of 5 humans will come jointly and be without end replaced. Rosamunde Pilcher's long-awaited go back to the web page will hot the hearts of readers either previous and new. Winter Solstice is a unique of affection, loyalty and rebirth.

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