By Greg Rucka
The acclaimed writer of capturing in the dead of night has penned a mystery like no different ... the no-holds-barred tale of a bodyguard with the last word project: keeping a girl who additionally occurs to be the main hunted killer within the world...
Code-named Drama, she is a lightning-fast loss of life computing device -- a hitwoman sought by way of intelligence enterprises around the globe. Drama kills as simply as she breathes ... and the final time she and Atticus Kodiak met, they slightly escaped one another alive.
Atticus Kodiak has a name as one of many hardest bodyguards within the company. He's used to choosing his assignments and calling the photographs. yet all that adjustments whilst he's compelled to tackle Drama as a consumer -- the final individual he ever imagined would wish his safety.
This time, Drama is the one that is operating from a killer. She wishes Atticus's support, and she or he won't take no for a solution. To turn out it, she abducts a high-profile member of the royal relatives whom Atticus has sworn to guard. he'll do nearly whatever to get the girl again. yet what Drama wishes from him will ruin his attractiveness -- and siding along with her capability he can by no means flip again.
From New York's Russian enclaves to the Swiss Alps and the Caribbean, Atticus turns into Drama's protector, and her purely wish for survival as she attempts to survive and outrun her bloody prior. yet as soon as immersed in Drama's high-stakes, covert global, Atticus breaks a cardinal rule: He will get to understand Drama as a "woman" instead of only a consumer -- and it's a bond which can fee them either their lives.
For the boys looking Drama are in a position to unspeakable violence -- of sins that make Drama's personal seem like the acts of an beginner. and they're going to cease at not anything to work out her dead....
A masterful paintings via probably the most detailed voices within the box, serious house combines high-voltage, high-tech motion with speedy, terrifying brutality. the result's Greg Rucka's so much explosive mystery up to now -- a powerhouse of a singular destined to turn into a vintage of recent suspense
By Tilly Bagshawe
To the skin international, Siena McMahon has a fairytale existence. Born right into a nice Hollywood dynasty - granddaughter of forties motion picture legend Duke McMahon, daughter of billionaire manufacturer Pete McMahon - she is blessed with good looks, brains and wealth, a proverbial princess.
But at the back of the wrought iron gates of the McMahon's sprawling Hollywood mansion, existence is much from satisfied. The McMahons are certain jointly now not through love, yet by means of ambition, greed and intrigue. whilst a gold-digging English aristocrat worms her approach into their lives and their domestic, the fault traces within the feuding kin are blown correct open. for you to defend Siena from the fall-out, her mom and dad pack her off to an English boarding college. yet Siena has a burning ambition - she is set to develop into a Hollywood megastar, simply as her grandfather acknowledged she could be.
One manner or one other, Siena McMahon goes to come back to l. a. and take town of goals through hurricane. And woe betide somebody who will get in her way...
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 aim threatens the delicate political stability of a whole kingdom.
By Suzanne Berne
Good-looking and bold, Mirella and Howard Cook-Goldman have it all-two worthy young children, twin careers, a good outdated colonial apartment on Massachusetts's North Shore, a golden retriever. the one factor they lack is trustworthy baby care. input Randi Gill, despatched by means of relatives techniques, Ltd., an company focusing on Midwestern ladies with instructing aspirations ("Could you be ok with something however the most sensible to your Family?. . . assured national FBI felony Fingerprinting and historical past Checks."). Randi's references are excellent. She's ideal. She cleans, chefs, sews, and makes her personal Play-Doh. the kids love her . . . nearly an excessive amount of. notwithstanding it's difficult for Mirella to observe Randi be successful with the youngsters the place she has failed, she can't deny the peace and order Randi has delivered to the loved ones. yet perfection is a tricky act to keep up, and shortly sufficient, there are ruptures. whilst occasions strength Mirella and Howard to bare the secrets and techniques they've been hiding from one another, the kin cataclysm catapults the nanny (who has secrets and techniques of her personal) right into a place of unnatural keep an eye on. In an ideal association, Suzanne Berne now fixes her points of interest on modern, two-career relations existence. Overscheduled and crushed, today's mom and dad are determined for aid. no matter what baby care they be capable to organize, the preparations are hardly excellent. This suspenseful novel asks a query them all face: "Is there a person you could belief together with your little ones?
By Paula Hawkins
Rachel neemt elke ochtend dezelfde trein. Elke dag hobbelt ze over het spoor, langs een rij charmante huizen in een buitenwijk van Londen, en stopt daar altijd voor hetzelfde rode sein. Zo kijkt ze elke ochtend naar een stel dat op hun terras ontbijt. Ze heeft inmiddels het gevoel dat ze chicken persoonlijk kent en noemt chicken ‘Jess en Jason’. Hun leven – in Rachels ogen – is ideal. Een beetje zoals haar eigen leven dat ooit was.
Op een dag ziet ze iets vreemds in hun tuin. De trein rijdt gewoon weer door, maar voor Rachel verandert alles. Niet in staat om het voor zichzelf te houden, stapt ze naar de politie met haar verhaal, wanneer blijkt dat 'Jess' vermist wordt. Hiermee raakt ze niet alleen verwikkeld in de gebeurtenissen die volgen, maar ook in de levens van iedereen die erbij betrokken is. Maar wie is er te vertrouwen? Heeft ze meer kwaad dan goed gedaan door zich met deze zaak te bemoeien?
'Wat een personages, wat een environment, wat een boek! Het is Alfred Hitchcock voor een nieuwe generatie.' - Terry Hayes, auteur van Ik ben Pelgrim
By Martin Edwards
Harry Devlin is in difficulty. The spouse of his most sensible purchaser, Jack Stirrup, has vanished and the police suspect foul play. Stirrup claims she's nonetheless alive, yet Harry wonders if he has anything to conceal. whilst Stirrup's daughter and her boyfriend pass lacking, Harry unearths himself searching a brutal murderer... This distinct booklet version encompasses a diversity of extras, including:- An creation by way of Val McDermid- The Making of Suspicious Minds- Meet Martin Edwards- Martin Edwards: An Appreciation- Preview bankruptcy of 'I bear in mind You'
By Homer Hickam
"A interesting mystery, good crafted and incessant ... A go among Tony Hillerman and Larry McMurtry, this can be one hell of an excellent read."--Douglas Preston, writer of Tyrannosaur Canyon and Blasphemy
The cowboys who paintings at the ranchlands of Montana count on greater than their justifiable share of hassle. one among them is Mike cord, a former murder detective. Mike is ready to benefit homicide and mayhem can occur below Motnana's giant skies, too. underneath the earth lie adequate dinosaur fossils to fill a number of museum collections---and make a fortune for whoever claims them first. quickly he'll need to mix every little thing he realized as a cop with every thing he understands as a cowboy to guard the folk and the land he may well by no means dwell with out.
By Ravi Subramanian
He was once a bestseller… She sought after him to make her one.
Paperback king, Aditya Kapoor’s existence is directly out of a contemporary man’s myth. His literary stardom is completely balanced via a loving spouse and a surprising profession. With every little thing he touches turning to gold, Aditya is on a successful streak.
Shreya Kaushik is a pupil with a center choked with ambition. younger, appealing, and reckless, Shreya speaks her brain and obsessively chases after what she wishes. And what she desires is to be a bestselling writer.
What occurs whilst their worlds collide? Is it attainable to like humans even as? Can genuine ambition are available the way in which of blind ardour? Can belief as soon as damaged, be regained?
Master storyteller Ravi Subramanian, delves into the glitzy global of bestsellers and uncovers a dicy dalliance among a megastar novelist and his attractive protégé.
The Bestseller She Wrote is a flamable cocktail of affection, betrayal and redemption.
By Eric Ambler
An opportunity come across with a Turkish colonel with a penchant for British crime novels leads secret author Charles Latimer right into a international of sinister political and felony maneuvers in the course of the Balkans within the years among the realm wars. Hoping that the profession of the infamous Dimitrios, whose physique has been pointed out in an Istanbul morgue, will encourage a plot for his subsequent novel, Latimer quickly unearths himself stuck up in a shadowy net of assassination, espionage, medicinal drugs, and treachery.
By V. C. Andrews
Surprised through tragedy, determined and by myself, Heaven's daughter clung to the frailest of goals!
the automobile crash that killed Heaven and Logan left Annie Casteel Stonewall orphaned and crippled. Whisked off to Farthinggale Manor via the possessive Tony Tatterton, Annie pines for her misplaced relatives, yet specially for Luke, her half-brother. pal of her adolescence, her delusion prince, her loving confidante...without the nice and cozy glow of Luke's love, she is misplaced within the shadows of depression. whilst Annie discovers Troy's cottage hidden in Farthinggale's woods, the secret of her previous deepens. or even as she yearns to work out Luke back, her hopes and desires are darkened through the sinister Casteel spell...treacherous, robust and evil!