By Dan Simmons
"A literary mystery like no other...A hard-charging, edge-of-the-seat tale." -Milwaukee magazine Sentinel
Darwin Minor travels a perilous street. A Vietnam veteran became reluctant professional on analyzing the wreckage of deadly injuries, Darwin makes use of technology and intuition to resolve the genuine reasons of unnatural mess ups. he's very, first-class at his job.
His newest case supplies to be his so much demanding but. A spate of possible random high-speed motor vehicle injuries has struck the highways of southern California. each one turns out to were staged-yet the contributors have all died. Why could a person devote fraud on the fee of his personal existence? The deeper Darwin digs, the nearer he involves unmasking a global community focusing on intimidation and homicide, whose participants will do something to ensure Darwin quickly suffers a dangerous coincidence of his personal.
By Anthony Burgess
A brilliantly humorous secret agent novel, this morality story of a mystery provider long gone mad good points intercourse, gluttony, violence, and treachery. From the writer of the ground-breaking A Clockwork Orange.
Denis Hillier is an getting older British agent established in Yugoslavia. His old style good friend Roper has defected to the USSR to turn into one of many evil empire's nice medical minds. Hillier needs to convey Roper again to England or chance wasting his fats retirement bonus. As considerate because it is humorous, this morality story of a mystery carrier long gone mad positive aspects intercourse, gluttony, violence, treachery, and faith. Anthony Burgess's solid of magnificent characters comprises Roper's German prostitute spouse; pass over Devi and her Tamil love treatise; and the big Mr. Theodorescu, overseas mystery monger and lascivious connoisseur. a unprecedented mixture of the lethal critical and the absurd, the lofty and the lusty, Tremor of Intent will carry you in its thrall.
By Jeff Strand
“Marvelously creepy reading…the horror during this story of twisted friendship is relentless.” —Publishers Weekly
Alex stared on the crimson pocketknife proven to him via his daughter. A pocketknife owned via anyone he hadn't obvious in years…
They met first in boarding institution at age twelve. Alex Fletcher, shy and scared. Darren Rust, continually furiously scribbling away in a personal magazine. It used to be now not a right away friendship, yet then one evening Darren confident his roommate to sneak off college grounds to work out anything wonderful. there has been a sleazy strip membership, you notice, and each every so often the again door opened simply lengthy sufficient to possibly seize a brief glimpse…
Though a bond was once shaped from their pre-pubescent curiosity in bare ladies, Darren had one other curiosity. A morbid interest approximately loss of life. A interest that become anything even more sinister.
They crossed paths back in university and have become the simplest of acquaintances. yet Darren wasn't simply searching for a chum. He had darkish, ghastly urges squirming round in his head, and he believed he observed an identical things—the urge to harm, the urge to kill—in Alex. He used to be trying to find someone who understood. A companion.
But Alex may by no means develop into a monster. now not even if Darren attempted to carry out his friend's such a lot deeply buried emotions of rage. no longer even if Darren attempted to teach him the euphoria of getting that a lot strength over one other man or woman. It simply could not happen…right?
Now Alex has a spouse and a daughter. And Darren is again. he is hiding. he is sufferer. His brain is twisted within the worst attainable way.
And he is looking a soul mate.
By Ken Follett
International struggle II mystery assortment Ken Follett This choice of 3 books from the number one ny instances bestselling grasp of global warfare II suspense comprises "the most fun novel in years" (Cincinnati Enquirer), concerning the espionage conflict among the British and the Nazis; "a very enjoyable, very cinematic thriller" (Publishers Weekly) a couple of gang of girl saboteurs at the back of German strains; and a "blitzkrieg-paced read" (People) approximately one man's determined venture to deliver an important intelligence to England. the most important to Rebecca Jackdaws Hornet Flight
By Michael Marshall
“[A] refined and unnerving tale of the little issues that could tip the stability of one’s lifestyles and ship it spiraling into chaos.”
Stephen King known as Michael Marshall’s debut novel The Straw Men, “a masterpiece…brilliantly written and frightening as hell.” With Killer Move, the acclaimed writer of Bad Things and The Intruders demonstrates that he has basically gotten greater with time. The electrifying tale of a guy at the quick music to good fortune who unearths that his existence has been chillingly “modified” via an individual, someplace with a truly various grasp plan for his destiny, Killer Move is a remarkably clever, really creepy mystery from Phillip ok. Dick Award-winner Marshall.
By Graham Masterton
The newest from a “master of contemporary horror” - Braydon Harris is confident God has it in for him. even if Suki, his little woman, appeared extremely joyful to be abducted from her mom’s mom and dad’ residence, an electrical typhoon has hit, and it seems like the Lord isn’t going to make it effortless for Braydon to escape. Braydon’s correct. an immense truck jack-knifes in entrance of him, his automobile catches alight, and Sukie lands up in health center with poor burns – burns which in simple terms exacerbate the negative nightmare she’s had for years approximately frightening issues flying in the course of the sky, like shadows . . .
By Jonas Saul
The Crypt (Sarah Roberts booklet Three)
While Sarah Roberts searches for a weapon at the streets of Budapest, an odd guy in a fedora follows her, yet prior to she will be able to discover who he's, she's arrested for a minor altercation. After her unencumber from the Hungarian penitentiary, she's ordered out of the country.
The guy within the fedora exhibits up at her Budapest resort sooner than she's to go away for the airport. he is from a psychic learn association and he or she is to return with him again to the States. whilst she refuses, she is expert that she doesn't have a decision. She is now estate of the U.S. government.
Sarah then gets a message that all of it results in "The Crypt" in 9 days. whereas Sarah continues to be in Hungary and struggles to find her aim, she has to maintain the Hungarian executive off her again in addition to the fedora-wearing American who has a ten-man group looking her.
The merely method to break out their achieve is to faux her personal demise. confident it is her in simple terms choice, Sarah concocts a plan that would take care of her aim and feature herself killed within the strategy.
By David Brookover
An old evil has woke up . . .
Police leader Dexter Lowe enjoys his humdrum activity within the sleepy little city of Gator Creek, Florida, till a kidnapper starts terrorizing the neighborhood girls. FBI precise Agent Teddi McCoy arrives to aid him seek out the mysterious kidnapper. After failing to safe any leads, they're pressured to recruit the FBI's ace-in-the-hole psychic from the Louisiana Bayou, Jackson "Swamp Jack" Lafevre.
Aided by way of the eccentric LaFevre's striking visions, they song the kidnapper to an remoted island at the jap fringe of the Florida Everglades. A key with an eerie and violent prior. Demon Key. a spot the place the kidnapper's sufferers have mysteriously vanished. Forever.
After ultimately dispatching the kidnapper, their excitement quickly plummets to the depths of terror because the key finds its maximum horror . . . a sinister creature so strong and vile that Gator Creek's simply wish of survival . . . needs to come from the prior.
By Len Deighton
Sinister rumours hyperlink clandestine Arab fingers facing the guy who led the previous anti-Nazi Guernica community. Time to reopen the grasp dossier on yesterday’s spy…
Sinister rumours hyperlink clandestine Arab hands facing the fellow who led the previous anti-Nazi Guernica community. Time to re-open the grasp dossier on yesterday’s spy…
This new reissue encompasses a foreword from the canopy dressmaker, Oscar-winning filmmaker Arnold Schwartzman, and a new creation by way of Len Deighton, which bargains a desirable perception into the writing of the story.
By Jack Higgins
Could, 1963...As President John F. Kennedy prepares to make his historical stopover at to West Berlin, a covert crew of ruthless killers prepares to strike. And just one guy can cease them: Father Sean Conlin, hero of the West German resistance.