By Mary Higgins Clark
Pretend you do not See Her is the tale of Lacey Farrell, a emerging superstar on Manhattan's high-powered actual property scene. Lacey turns into the witness to a homicide and hears the loss of life phrases of the sufferer, a girl who's confident that her attacker was once after a diary her daughter had stored up till the day she supposedly took her personal existence. Lacey provides the diary to the police -- yet no longer ahead of she makes a replica for herself.
Obliged to renounce her kin, her task, her very identification, Lacey is put within the Witness safety application. She needs to imagine a brand new lifestyles, no less than until eventually the killer are available and taken to trial...But she quickly realizes that her sanctuary isn't secure. Lacey is stuck in a race opposed to time as she attempts to discover what occurred earlier than she is killed herself...
By James Patterson
The tree is adorned, the cookies are baked, and the programs are wrapped, however the largest party this Christmas is Gaby Summerhill's marriage ceremony. when you consider that her husband died 3 years in the past, Gaby's 4 childrens have drifted aside, each one ate up by means of the turbulence in their personal lives. They have not celebrated Christmas jointly when you consider that their father's demise, but if Gaby declares that she's getting married--and that the groom will stay a mystery till the marriage day--she may possibly ultimately have the capacity to carry them domestic for the vacations.
But the marriage isn't really Gaby's in simple terms surprise--she has yet one more present for her young children, and it may well swap all their lives eternally. With deeply affecting characters and the emotional twists of a James Patterson mystery, The Christmas Wedding is a clean examine relations and the magic of the season.
By Paul Dowswell
Set throughout the ultimate 24 hours ahead of the armistice at eleven a.m. on eleventh November 1918, the tale follows a German typhoon trooper, an American airman and a British Tommy. Their destinies converge through the dying throes of the 1st ever clash to unfold around the globe. conflict turns into highly own as nationality and geography stop to subject to every of those little ones at the Western entrance, and friendship turns into the defining point in their come across. yet who will reside and who will die sooner than the top of the day?
By W.E.B. Griffin
Just as together with his striking army novels, hundreds of thousands of readers were captured through the wealthy characters and vibrant realism of W. E. B. Griffin’s police dramas. “Griffin has the knack,” writes The Philadelphia Inquirer. He “sets his novel earlier than you in brief, fierce, stop-for-nothing scenes. ahead of you recognize it, you’ve devoured it up.”
Now, in Final Justice, Detective Matt Payne of the Philadelphia police department—newly promoted to sergeant and assigned to Homicide—finds himself in the course of 3 significant assignments. the 1st case, a deadly taking pictures at a fast-food eating place, turns out uncomplicated, yet quickly turns into advanced. the second one, a rape that tumbled into homicide, begins complex and in basic terms will get extra so, because it turns into obvious that the crime will be a part of a traumatic, and escalating, development. The 3rd is the main extraordinary, as Payne turns into concerned with a neighborhood determine who in the past fled the rustic, forsaking the mummified physique of his female friend in a trunk. Ever considering that, the assassin has been sending taunting postcards from his secure haven—but all that could be approximately to change.
Weaving in and round this already anxious agenda are the stopover at to Philadelphia of the self-absorbed big name of a sequence of inconceivable police video clips, who desires Payne to teach him “the actual stuff,” and the looks in Payne’s lifetime of very diverse ladies. both of them on my own will be sufficient to set his head spinning, yet jointly . . . this is able to be the main complicating factor of all.
packed with colour and element and plots as genuine because the headlines, it is a riveting novel of the lads and girls who positioned their lives at the line, from the cop at the beat to the commissioner himself. It’s a narrative of fears, hazards, braveness, loyalty, and real heroism: storytelling at its most sensible.
By Ben H. Winters
"[The] bizarre, appealing, unapologetically apocalyptic final Policeman trilogy is one among my favourite secret series."—John eco-friendly, writer of The Fault in Our Stars and Paper Towns
Winner of the 2013 Edgar® Award Winner for top Paperback Original!
What’s the purpose in fixing murders if we’re all going to die quickly, anyway?
Detective Hank Palace has confronted this question ever on account that asteroid 2011GV1 hovered into view. There’s no probability left. No wish. simply six useful months until eventually impact.
The final Policeman presents a desirable portrait of a pre-apocalyptic usa. The economic system spirals downward whereas vegetation rot within the fields. church buildings and synagogues are packed. humans world wide are strolling off the job—but no longer Hank Palace. He’s investigating a loss of life through putting in a urban that sees a dozen suicides each week—except this one feels suspicious, and Palace is the single cop who cares.
the 1st in a trilogy, The final Policeman offers a secret set close to an apocalypse. As Palace’s research performs out lower than the shadow of 2011GV1, we’re faced by way of challenging questions means past “whodunit.” What foundation does civilization relaxation upon? what's existence worthy? What could any of us do, what could we really do, if our days have been numbered?
By Robert Crais
P.I. Elvis Cole’s dating with legal professional Lucy Chenier is strained. Then the unthinkable occurs. whereas Lucy is away on company and her ten-year-old son Ben is staying with Elvis, the boy vanishes with no hint. while the abductors name, it’s now not for ransom, yet for a promise to punish Cole for previous sins he claims he didn’t dedicate. With the LAPD wrestling over the case, and the boy’s estranged father trying to take keep an eye on of the research, Cole vows to discover Ben first. yet Cole’s accomplice, Joe Pike, is familiar with extra approximately this situation than he has stated. Pike lives in a global the place harmful males dedicate crimes past all reckoning. Now, a type of males is alive and good in L.A.—and calling Elvis Cole to conflict. . . .
By Ryan Lockwood
Breathtakingly scary and highly unique. . .a knockout debut. Ryan Lockwood is a expertise to observe! --Tripp Whetsell, NY day-by-day News
In the bestselling culture of Jaws, from the depths of the ocean comes a brand new form of terror.
In all his years as a qualified diver, Will Sturman hasn't ever encountered a killing computing device extra ferocious than the nice white shark or as lethal because the piranha. Now, off the coast of California, anything is emerging from the deep--and multiplying. Voracious, unstoppable, and migrating north, an ungodly lifestyles shape trailed through a grotesque wake of corpses. With the aid of the bright and lovely oceanographer Valerie Martell, Will reveals himself in a race opposed to time to prevent the slaughter--by a predator in a position to devastating the world's oceans.
Pray it kills you quickly.
"In this brilliantly terrifying debut, Ryan Lockwood snaps carry of you and does not enable pass. . .with nerve-tingling suspense, under is a mystery you will not simply placed down--or forget." --Kevin O'Brien, New York occasions bestselling author
"Absolutely terrifying. . .and the entire extra scary since it may possibly happen." --Marc Cameron, writer of State of Emergency
By Catherine Coulter
“Fans of Lee baby and Patrick Lee won’t be disappointed”* during this high-octane FBI mystery that includes Dillon Savich and Lacey Sherlock from the # 1 long island Times bestselling author.
In ny, targeted Agent Lacey Sherlock foils a terrorist assault at JFK airport, yet preventing the grenade-carrying loopy was once merely the start. one other plot unfolds approximately at the same time with a bomb at St. Patrick’s Cathedral...
in the meantime, Savich—with the aid of Agent Griffin Hammersmith—has his palms complete attempting to tune an elusive assassin who's capable of keep watch over these less than his thrall. while an try on Savich’s existence collides with Sherlock’s terrorist case, they have to race opposed to the clock, as extra lives are at risk with each passing minute.
By David Baldacci
In Paradise, not anything is what it seems...
Army certain Agent John Puller is the simplest there's. A strive against veteran, Puller is the fellow the U.S. military is determined by to enquire the hardest crimes dealing with the state. Now he has a brand new case--but this time, the crime is own: His aunt has been discovered lifeless in Paradise, Florida.
A picture-perfect city on Florida's Gulf Coast, Paradise flourishes at the filthy rich travelers and retirees interested in its stunning climate and shores. The neighborhood police have governed his aunt's demise an unlucky, tragic twist of fate. yet in advance of she died, she mailed a letter to Puller's father, telling him that underneath its attractive veneer, Paradise isn't all it kind of feels to be.
What Puller unearths convinces him that his aunt's dying used to be no twist of fate . . . and that the palm timber and sandy seashores of Paradise may well cover a conspiracy so stunning that a few will visit unthinkable lengths to ensure the fact is by no means published.