By Linda Fairstein
New York Times bestselling writer Linda Fairstein returns with a ripped-from-the-headlines mystery that takes Alexandra Cooper into the darkish underside of recent York City’s such a lot storied eating places and a homicide case spanning continents.
In her 13 bestsellers, Linda Fairstein has taken hundreds of thousands of lovers inside of sinister worlds that almost all people can’t even think. because of her vast adventure as a brand new York urban prosecutor, she creates events which are gorgeous for either their compulsive clarity and their authenticity. Taking Alexandra Cooper into the interesting global of latest York City’s so much cherished and storied eating places, Night Watch keeps her culture of breathtaking suspense storytelling.
Forty-eight hours after Alexandra Cooper arrives in France to go to her boyfriend and famed restaurateur, Luc Rouget, her holiday in paradise is reduce brief while a tender girl from the village is located murdered. the one proof came upon at the physique is one in every of Luc’s matchboxes selling his new eating place in long island. yet prior to the research starts off, Alex is summoned again to manhattan to address a excessive profile case.
Mohammed Gil-Darsin, the prestigious and filthy rich Head of the area financial Bureau, has been arrested and accused of attacking a maid in his lodge. As the area watches in fascination to determine how the scandal will spread, Alex reveals her awareness torn among getting ready the alleged sufferer to testify and a homicide case with ties too just about domestic. A moment physique is located with Luc’s matchbox—this time in Brooklyn—and Alex starts off to worry that the 2 situations is probably not as unrelated as she proposal, and that uncovering the sordid secrets and techniques of the city’s so much filthy rich and strong may possibly price her and her household every thing they carry dear.
By Michael Connelly
Harry Bosch is dealing with the top of the road. He's been wear the DROP - Deferred Retirement choice Plan - and given 3 years sooner than his retirement is enforced. Seeing the top of the venture coming, he's fearful for situations. He doesn't need to wait lengthy. First a chilly case will get a DNA hit for a rape and homicide which issues the finger at a 29-year-old convicted rapist who was once purely 8 on the time of the homicide. Then a urban councilman's son is located useless - fallen or driven from a lodge window - and he insists on Bosch taking the case regardless of the 2 men's background of enmity. The circumstances are unrelated yet they twist round one another just like the double helix of a DNA strand. One ends up in the invention of a killer working within the urban for as many as 3 many years; the opposite to a deep political conspiracy that reached again into the darkish heritage of the police division.
By Richard Greener
Discovering those that don't are looking to be came upon is a tender man's video game. but if a gorgeous superstar begs semi-retired Walter Sherman to find her nephew, he can't refuse. In his look for Harry Levine, Walter quickly discovers that others are desirous to locate him and prepared to kill for what he has: the written confession by way of the mastermind at the back of the assassination of John F. Kennedy. between these clamouring for the confession are the Kennedy kinfolk, renegade Russians looking the Czar's gold and a strong guy with connections to the CIA. discovering Harry is something, yet hiding him from expert killers pushes Walter's getting older abilities to the restrict. It's a wild chase throughout Europe, Mexico and the Caribbean in Richard Greener's heart-stopping mystery that provides an unforeseen twist on present JFK conspiracy theories.
By Rosamunde Pilcher
In iciness Solstice Rosamunde Pilcher brings her readers into the lives of 5 very diversified people....
Elfrida Phipps, as soon as of London's level, moved to the English village of Dibton in hopes of constructing a brand new existence for herself. progressively she settled into the cozy familiarity of village lifestyles -- shopkeepers figuring out her tastes, associates calling her via identify -- nonetheless she unearths herself lonely.
Oscar Blundell gave up his lifestyles as a musician on the way to marry Gloria. they've got a gorgeous daughter, Francesca, and it is just as a result of their little woman that Oscar perspectives his sacrificed occupation as worthwhile.
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 forthcoming, Carrie consents to seem after her aunt's awkward and quiet teenage daughter, Lucy, in order that her mom may possibly get pleasure from a romantic fling in America.
Sam Howard is attempting to tug his existence again jointly after his spouse has left him for an additional. he's with no domestic and with out roots, all he has is his task. enterprise 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 may convey those 5 characters jointly in a wide, missed property apartment close to the Scottish fishing city of Creagan.
It is during this residence, at the shortest day of the 12 months, that the lives of 5 humans will come jointly and be perpetually replaced. Rosamunde Pilcher's long-awaited go back to the web page will hot the hearts of readers either previous and new. iciness Solstice is a singular of affection, loyalty and rebirth.
By Linda Castillo
From Linda Castillo, the recent York instances bestselling writer of SWORN TO SILENCE and long past lacking, comes lengthy misplaced: a strong and relocating tale a couple of stricken younger lady and a a long time previous secret set on the earth of the Amish.It’s autumn in Painters Mill, and leader of Police Kate Burkholder and John Tomasetti are taking a much-needed holiday at a small mattress and breakfast an hour outdoors of city. After last a tough case, they’re looking ahead to a few down time, yet their rest is reduce brief by way of rumors that the previous condominium the place they’re staying is haunted by way of a woman who disappeared two decades prior, leaving not anything in the back of yet a few bloody outfits through the river and rumors of a unstable courting. Swept up within the girl’s tale, and a necessity for justice, Kate and John commence having a look into the mysterious disappearance of Angela Blaine. They realize long-buried secrets—and get to the bottom of a secret with an unforeseen consequence.
By Neal Stephenson, J. Frederick George
From his effective debut with Snow Crash to the beautiful luck of his most recent novel, Quicksilver, Neal Stephenson has quick develop into the voice of a new release. during this now-classic political mystery, he and fellow writer J. Frederick George inform a savagely witty, chillingly topical story set within the stressful moments of the Gulf War.
When a foreign currency pupil is located murdered at an Iowa collage, Deputy Sheriff Clyde Banks unearths that his research extends a long way past the small university town—all how one can the center East. Shady occasions on the college display robust division is utilizing federal provide cash for hugely doubtful learn. And what it’s generating is a truly nasty computer virus.
Navigating a plot that leads from his personal yard to Washington, D.C., to the Gulf, the place his military Reservist spouse has been referred to as to accountability, Banks realizes he could be the simply one that can cease the wholesale slaughtering of millions of usa citizens. It’s a lesson in overseas coverage he’ll always remember.
By Preston Fleming
Beirut, 1982. Conrad Prosser is a talented Arabist, professional agent handler, prolific intelligence reporter, and a gourmand of Beirut's underground nightlife. yet, as his two-year travel on the U.S. Embassy nears its finish, Prosser's intelligence occupation is in jeopardy simply because he has now not recruited an agent whereas in Lebanon, a sine qua non requirement for merchandising.
Surveying his many contacts, Prosser selects an enticing Lebanese doctoral pupil and her idealistic brother as applicants for improvement. while, he holds clandestine conferences through day and evening along with his string of Lebanese and Palestinian brokers, urgent them to find who's in the back of the newest wave of auto bombings that has terrorized Muslim West Beirut. but if certainly one of his brokers offers info used to seize a Syrian-backed bombing workforce, Prosser units off a cycle of retaliation that threatens greater than his occupation and loved lifestyle.
At first denying, then later concealing, obvious makes an attempt on his existence, Prosser units out to avoid wasting either his task and his pores and skin, exploiting his brokers, his ally, a former lover, his new female friend and her enigmatic brother. In doing so, he places their lives in danger and discovers too past due the influence of his heedless activities.
DYNAMITE FISHERMEN bargains advanced characters, fast moving motion, a brilliant portrayal of human intelligence operations and the flavour of Beirut in the course of its darkish days of ci
By Haggai Carmon
Truth: The assaults of September eleven, 2001, introduced terror to our doorstep. truth: Suicide bombers, assaults on mass transit, the leveling of motels and nightclubs in different places. truth: Terrorists' endgame is greatest civilian casualties via minimal attempt. query: What's next?Haggai Carmon's well timed new intelligence mystery, The purple Syndrome, describes a believable and frighteningly basic terrorist conspiracy: Introduce a deadly organic weapon into the nation's nutrients provide in a manner by no means sooner than imagined. Which american citizens belong to the Iranian-backed Islamic fundamentalist splinter staff that threatens the U.S. inhabitants? Can they be stopped? This fascinating sequel to Haggai Carmon's Triple Identity back good points ex-Mossad agent Dan Gordon, who now works for the U.S. division of Justice. Like Triple identification, The crimson Syndrome starts off with Gordon at the path of what seems to be straight forward case of money-laundering. yet within the Byzantine international of soiled cash and offshore debts, a number of layers are the guideline, now not the exception. Crime breeds unusual mutations. the following, you sleep with one eye open. constantly. Gordon's research of doubtful Russian mob funds transfers is now assigned to the CIA. The plot speedy turns to a hunt for a devastating bio-terror weapon, a hunt that includes homicide, coded messages, kidnapping, breathtaking wasteland chases, and betrayals alongside the way in which. With fast moving motion on 3 continents, solid men would possibly not regularly have the higher hand. challenge is: who's stable and who's undesirable? This insider intelligence mystery rivets the reader via to its outstanding end.From the Hardcover edition.
By Dan Brown
The main explosive bestseller of 2009 . . .
Over five million copies bought . . .
Now to be had in a superbly illustrated present version simply in time for the holidays!
Dan Brown's record-breaking novel The misplaced image weaves a wide ranging path throughout the hidden paintings, chambers, tunnels, and temples of our nation's capital. Now the interesting visuals seem correct sooner than your eyes, making for a luxurious analyzing adventure that brings alive Robert Langdon's heart-stopping race via a little-known Washington, D.C. Revealing a global of old mysteries, lovely historical past, and mystery societies, this certain Illustrated version unveils a complete new point of intrigue and fascination in the misplaced image. Over 100 full-color photos are featured all through this lavishly illustrated present edition--an crucial better half to the unique.
By John Sandford
A killer is leaving a complicated calling card within the mouths of his sufferers. And in the course of a steamy Minnesota summer time, Virgil plants of the Bureau of legal Apprehension reveals himself embroiled in an research with out effortless answers?and no effortless method out.