Standoff

By Sandra Brown

Formidable television reporter Tiel McCoy is using via New Mexico whilst she hears over the radio that Sabra Dendy, the 17 year-old daughter of castle worthy multimillionaire Russell Dendy, has been abducted. Tiel calls her editor and learns that Sara was once "kidnapped" through her boyfriend Ronnie and is pregnant. Tiel is at a gasoline station shop while an armed couple robs the cashier and orders the entire consumers to the ground. the woman is going into exertions and Tiel realizes that she has a massive tale on her hands.

A annoying standoff starts because the FBI and Russell Dendy wait open air. Tiel learns that Sabra and Ronnie are extra terrified of her father-who plans to place the infant up for adoption-than of the FBI and could fairly die jointly than quit and be stored aside. Now it's greater than only a tale to Tiel as she fights to avoid those teenagers from changing into a tragedy

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Shadow of the Rock: A Spike Sanguinetti Novel

By Thomas Mogford

A humid summer time evening at the heights of Gibraltar. legal professional Spike Sanguinetti reveals Solomon Hassan, an old-fashioned pal, ready on his doorstep. Accused of murdering a Spanish woman in Tangiers, Solomon swears his innocence. He has controlled to bypass around the Straits however the Moroccan gurus call for his go back.

Spike travels to Tangiers within the desire of delaying the extradition. Solomon's boss, Nadeer--the founding father of a renewable-energy corporation known as Dunetech that's at the verge of financing an immense solar-powered web site within the Sahara--suggests that if Spike can hold up Solomon's trial till after the deal is signed, he'll convince the governor of Tangiers to bury the extradition call for. Complicating this provide, Spike encounters a Bedouin lady who insists that Dunetech is engaged in a nefarious scheme associated with the disappearance of her father. As Spike uncovers the reality, he unearths himself drawn deeper and deeper right into a global of secrets and techniques, corruption, and murderous lies.

Skillfully evoking the unique landscapes and complex politics of Gibraltar and Morocco, Shadow of the Rock marks the coming of a compelling new voice in crime fiction.

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Simple Genius (King & Maxwell Series)

By David Baldacci

In a global of secrets and techniques, human genius is energy.
And occasionally it's easily lethal . . .

Near Washington, D.C., there are clandestine associations: the world's most original laboratory and a mystery CIA education camp. interested in those websites by way of a homicide, ex-Secret carrier agent Sean King encounters a gloomy global of mathematicians, codes, and spies. His look for solutions quickly leads him to extra stunning violence-and an autistic woman with a rare genius.

Now, merely through operating along with his embattled associate, Michelle Maxwell, can he seize a killer...and remedy a gorgeous secret that threatens the total nation.

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Shadowfires

By Dean Koontz

Rachael Leben's request for a fast and fresh divorce left her profitable husband, Eric, enraged and humiliated. Seething with anger, he stormed off, instantly into the trail of an oncoming motor vehicle.

Eric is said lifeless on the scene, yet Rachael is aware the secrets and techniques he is left in the back of. And while his physique disappears from the morgue, she understands that her turbulent marriage is way from over...

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Dead Heat (Political Thrillers, No. 5)

By Joel C. Rosenberg

2009 Retailer's selection Award winner!
The level is decided for conflict. Oil costs are surging to checklist highs. a brand new dictator is emerging in Iraq. China is threatening Taiwan. North Korean forces seem able to strike south. Israel is feverishly attempting to whole the 3rd Temple. And in the course of an international able to explode, American president James MacPherson’s moment time period is finishing. The conflict to prevail him is heating up into the main fiercely contested presidential election in American historical past. Who will lead a bitterly divided nation over the following 4 years? And simply what role―if any―does the united states play in history's final days?

As the presidential crusade narrows to a useless warmth, the key provider learns of a catastrophic terrorist plot to assassinate one of many candidates―but which one? Whom do they wish lifeless? and will US forces cease the terrorists sooner than hundreds of thousands lose their lives?

From New York Times best-selling novelist Joel C. Rosenberg, this explosive political mystery is certain to impress dialogue, besides fervent hopes that this scary imaginative and prescient of the long run won't come real.

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Death in Siberia

By Alex Dryden

The chilly struggle is useless yet Russia's goals proceed to rage...The Kremlin is conserving its top nuclear physicist prisoner at an army facility above the Arctic Circle. the explanation? Professor Kryuchkov's ground-breaking discovery may keep the world...and spoil Russia's economic climate. Former KGB agent Anna Resnikov is shipped from the United States to substantiate or deny rumours of Kryuchkov's leap forward. however the physicist has already taken motion. And while police detective Alexei Petrov discovers the formulation hidden on a corpse, he's wanting to decipher its that means. Following Anna Resnikov to the Arctic urban of Norilsk, their associated fates lead to an exciting, terrifying climax within the icy wastes of Russia's northernmost territories...

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Secret Sanction

By Brian Haig

A battalion of Serbs has been senselessly murdered in Kosovo and the fairway Berets stand accused. Now, significant Sean Drummond, a best military legal professional, is assigned to enquire this unspeakable atrocity. yet after all, nobody observed something. Drummond will get continually suspicious depositions from all the eco-friendly Berets: Supposedly pursued through Serb squaddies, they left the engagement with wounded Serbs firing at them, and not anyone can clarify the variety of deaths. Teamed with a straight-laced prosecutor and an attractive safeguard lawyer, Drummond probes additional yet forces proceed to conceal the reality. quickly a reporter is located lifeless, Drummond suspects that there is a traitor on his crew, and everybody from the CIA to the president should be concerned about a cover-up which can threaten the soundness of the main strong country on this planet.

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The Traveler

By John Katzenbach

“Daring and admirable…it’s infrequent to discover a suspense novel with the scope of well-crafted fiction…The Traveler is compulsive reading.” —Chicago Tribune

This suspenseful vintage from John Katzenbach, now again in print, reaffirmed his prestige as the most effective new mystery writers at the scene. Miami detective Mercedes Barren, recuperating from a anxious taking pictures, has transferred to the relative quiet of the forensics division to get her lifestyles again on target. but this peace is wear carry whilst she will get a wrenching cell name: her niece has been brutally murdered. quickly she uncovers the stunning fact: the killer—a specialist photographer—is undertaking “copycat” murders around the state, whereas forcing a tender pupil to rfile each terrible crime. The woman—he calls her “Boswell”—is his stenographer of cruelty. And if she drops her pen, she’ll prove being his subsequent “subject.”

As her already fragile existence starts to fall to items, Mercedes makes it her challenge to trace down this cold-blooded killer—even if it capability enlisting the aid of his brother, a psychiatrist focusing on intercourse offenders. yet can they trap him prior to his digital camera flashes subsequent and snuffs out one other existence? Unbearably suspenseful, with plausible characters and discussion second-to-none, The Traveler is natural John Katzenbach.

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Shattered Trident (A Jerry Mitchell Novel)

By Larry Bond

While trailing a chinese language nuclear assault sub, Jerry Mitchell, the captain of USS North Dakota, is surprised to determine the chinese language boat torpedo a Vietnamese service provider send.
This blatant act of aggression is the outlet gambit in a conflict that has blindsided the U.S. and speedy embroiled all international locations within the western Pacific. those countries, sure jointly within the newly shaped Littoral Alliance, have all started a covert submarine crusade geared toward crippling China's economic system prior to China can set in movement its personal plot to dominate the region.

In a determined try to purchase the president sufficient time to solve the hindrance diplomatically, Mitchell's submarine squadron is ordered to intrude with assaults through each side. China and the Littoral Alliance are either decided to win, irrespective of the price, and as either side raises the extent of violence, they process a perilous tipping aspect. Larry Bond's Shattered Trident is a race opposed to time, because the submarines of Mitchell's squadron needs to execute their venture ahead of the realm witnesses an monetary catastrophe―or worse, a nuclear exchange.

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