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...
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.
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...
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.
By John Katzenbach
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.
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.
By Eric Van Lustbader
Sometimes the weak point we worry so much can turn into our best energy . . .
Jack McClure has had a bothered existence. His dyslexia consistently made him suppose like an intruder. He escaped from an abusive domestic as and lived by means of his wits at the streets of Washington D.C. It wasn't till he discovered that dyslexia gave him the power to work out the realm in targeted ways in which he discovered luck, utilizing this newfound power to develop into a most sensible ATF agent.
When a negative twist of fate takes the lifetime of his in simple terms daughter, Emma, and his marriage falls aside, Jack blames himself, numbing the soreness through submerging himself in paintings. Then he gets a decision from his previous pal Edward Carson. Carson is simply weeks from taking the reins as President of the U.S. while his daughter, Alli, is abducted. simply because Emma McClure was Alli's ally, Carson turns to Jack, the single guy he can belief to visit any lengths to discover his daughter and convey her domestic safely.
The look for Alli leads Jack on a highway towards reconciliation . . . and into the trail of a deadly and calculating guy. somebody whose activities are as chilly as they're very good. Whose strength and succeed in are possible infinite.
Faith, redemption, and political intrigue play off each other as McClure makes use of his specified talents to trip into the twisted brain of a stone chilly genius who's continually one step prior to him. Jack will quickly detect that this guy has affected his lifestyles and his state in additional methods than he may ever imagine.
By Sandra Brown
From number 1 ny instances bestselling writer Sandra Brown comes one other masterful production, a riveting novel of suspense, revenge, and unpredictable twists and turns...Identical twins Melina and Gillian Lloyd have not thought of switching areas for the reason that youth. So whilst Melina proposes that Gillian take her position as a media escort to NASA astronaut Col. "Chief" Hart, she refuses...at first. the subsequent morning Melina gets negative information: her sister has been brutally murdered-and leader, even though blameless, is the top suspect. He and Melina are made up our minds to discover the killer, a megalomaniac whose awful schemes require Gillian's alternative, her exact twin-Melina.
By Tim Stevens
***** "Superb secret agent thriller...The prose is so bright you could virtually feel the motion because it takes place..." - Jeremy Duns, writer of The darkish Chronicles
The police have inner Affairs departments. British Intelligence has John Purkiss, the Ratcatcher.
The police have inner Affairs departments. British Intelligence has John Purkiss, the Ratcatcher.
By David Baldacci
A mysterious high-profile murder within the nation's capital collides with the darkish facet of nationwide safety in David Baldacci's new, heart-stopping thriller.
Mason "Mace" Perry used to be a firebrand cop at the D.C. police strength until eventually she used to be abducted and framed for against the law. She misplaced everything-her badge, her profession, her freedom-and spent years in felony. Now she's again at the outdoors and thinking about one project: to be a cop once again. Her in basic terms shot to be a real blue back is to unravel an immense case on her personal, and turn out she has the ideal to put on the uniform. yet inspite of her police leader sister on her facet, she has to paintings within the shadows: A vindictive U.S. legal professional is seeking any cause to ship Mace again at the back of bars. Then Roy Kingman enters her life.
Roy is a tender legal professional who aided the negative until eventually he took a high-paying task at a legislation enterprise in Washington. Mace and Roy meet after he discovers the lifeless physique of a feminine associate on the enterprise. As they examine the demise, they begin uncovering fantastic secrets and techniques from either the non-public and public global of the nation's capital.
Soon, what all started as a pretty regimen murder takes a terrifying and unforeseen turn-into whatever complicated, diabolical, and probably deadly.