Sidney Sheldon's The Tides of Memory

By Tilly Bagshawe

New York Times bestselling writer Tilly Bagshawe, who introduced the past due loved author’s brilliance in Sidney Sheldon’s After the Darkness, is again with a beautiful story of duplicity and vengeance in Sidney Sheldon’s The Tides of Memory.

The participants of the ambitious and eye-catching De Vere relatives of London stay enviable lives within the world’s strongest and fascinating areas, from London’s poshest neighborhoods to influential boardrooms. but if previous secrets and techniques start to get to the bottom of and threaten every thing the De Veres have labored for, the ramifications are deadly.

Bagshawe upholds Sheldon’s legacy with a blistering tale of revenge, ardour, and betrayal in a booklet that's essential Sheldon.

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The Poisoned Pilgrim (US Edition) (A Hangman's Daughter Tale)

By Oliver Pötzsch

1666: The monastery at Andechs has lengthy been a pilgrimage vacation spot, but if the hangman’s daughter, Magdalena, her health practitioner husband Simon, and their young children arrive there, they examine that the priests have a ways higher matters than announcing Mass and receiving alms. apparently once more, the hangman’s kin has fallen right into a mysterious and unsafe event.

Two priests on the monastery test with innovative expertise, together with a style of deflecting the lights that has formerly set the monastery ablaze. whilst one of many clergymen disappears and his lab is destroyed, foul play is suspected. Who greater to enquire than the famed hangman Jakob Kuisl? yet because the hangman and his kin try and resolve the secret of the lacking monk, they have to care for either the eccentric denizens of the monastery and villagers who view the priests’ innovations as witchcraft that has to be destroyed in any respect charges.

This exciting fourth access of The Hangman’s Daughter sequence gains scheming clergymen, murderous robots, and the motion and intrigue that by no means appear to stop whilst the Kuisls are on a case.

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A Fine and Bitter Snow: A Kate Shugak Novel (Kate Shugak Novels)

By Dana Stabenow

Change by no means comes effortless so while the scoop breaks that the recent management oil could be drilling for oil quickly in a natural world defend in southeastern Alaska, domestic to P.I. Kate Shugak, conflict strains are speedy drawn around the group. yet for Kate, who hasn't been in a position to come again into her lifestyle ever because her lover's violent loss of life a number of months in the past, it is a welcome reprieve from doing not anything.

Tensions run excessive while Kate's buddy and leader park ranger, Dan O'Brien, is deemed "too eco-friendly" for them by way of administration and requested to take early retirement. Kate rallies the troops to struggle for his task, yet ahead of she will be able to relatively begin throwing her weight round, an established resident is located brutally murdered. Alaska kingdom Trooper Jim Chopin enlists Kate within the research, and it is not lengthy sooner than she discovers that once it involves the wonder and chance of dwelling and loss of life in Alaska, not anything is so simple as it seems...

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Last Train to Retreat

By Gustav Preller

Zane Hendricks forums a educate one iciness evening in Cape city, and what may be a 24 minute journey domestic from the ads corporation the place he works turns into a trip of terror.
Some years previous Zane crossed the railway line from his birthplace at the Cape apartments to a greater existence, yet his murky prior catches up with him forcing him to confront what he's been warding off all of his younger lifestyles - himself.
Lena Valentine, having suffered abuse in her early youth, lacks vainness to the purpose of self-hatred. at the first evening of the FIFA international Cup in Cape city her simmering rage boils over while she attempts to save lots of an unique, attractive Thai lady from a gang of human traffickers, and what begins as a challenge of mercy leads to disaster.
Hannibal Fortuin, chief of the Evangelicals gang, has declared God useless and embraced crime kingpin Jerome Sasman, aka the Gnome. however the Gnome disappoints him too. Twists and turns of destiny deliver Zane into Hannibal's attractions once again, and Hannibal's obsession with revenge reaches new heights.
Last teach to Retreat is a gritty mystery a few younger man's braveness and love within the face of irredeemable evil, set opposed to a backdrop of a dystopian Cape apartments and its Coloureds - humans forcibly relocated to a barren piece of earth due to their dermis color, and nonetheless trapped this day, with a police strength that is familiar with it may possibly by no means beat the gangs and the drugs.
"It was once like going again to his previous as Zane made his means down the dusty road. It was once a road from his adolescence that he had walked for therefore a long time. Now there has been a feeling of excessive midday approximately it - males with not easy eyes observing him come into city, the streets ominously away from traditional humans. Down the line to the home imprinted on his brain because the day Chantal had informed him in regards to the crystal meth explosion, acutely aware with each one step he took that he used to be staking his sister's existence, Lena's, and his personal at the following couple of hours

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Hounded (Iron Druid Chronicles)

By Kevin Hearne

The first novel within the Iron Druid Chronicles—introducing a funky, new, humorous city myth hero

Atticus O’Sullivan, final of the Druids, lives peacefully in Arizona, working an occult book place and shape-shifting in his spare time to seek along with his Irish wolfhound. His friends and clients imagine that this good-looking, tattooed Irish dude is ready twenty-one years old—when genuinely, he’s twenty-one centuries outdated. let alone: He attracts his energy from the earth, possesses a pointy wit, and wields an excellent sharper magical sword referred to as Fragarach, the Answerer.

Unfortunately, a really offended Celtic god desires that sword, and he’s hounded Atticus for hundreds of years. Now the made up our minds deity has tracked him down, and Atticus will desire all his power—plus assistance from a seductive goddess of demise, his vampire and werewolf group of legal professionals, a bartender possessed through a Hindu witch, and a few reliable out of date success of the Irish—to kick a few Celtic arse and convey himself from evil.

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The Passage: A Novel (Book One of The Passage Trilogy)

By Justin Cronin

This paperback variation includes:

 * An excerpt of The Twelve
 * A revealing interview with writer Justin Cronin

NAMED one of many TEN top NOVELS OF THE yr via TIME MAGAZINE AND the best BOOKS OF THE 12 months by way of
The Washington submit • Esquire • U.S. information & global record • NPR’s On aspect • St. Louis Post-Dispatch • BookPage • Library magazine

 
An epic and gripping story of disaster and survival, The Passage is the tale of Amy—abandoned via her mom on the age of six, pursued after which imprisoned by means of the shadowy figures in the back of a central authority test of apocalyptic proportions. yet specified Agent Brad Wolgast, the lawman despatched to trace her down, is disarmed through the interestingly quiet girl—and dangers every thing to avoid wasting her. because the scan is going nightmarishly mistaken, Wolgast secures her escape—but he can’t cease society’s cave in. And as Amy walks on my own, throughout miles and a long time, right into a destiny darkish with violence and melancholy, she is full of the mysterious and terrifying wisdom that basically she has the facility to save lots of the ruined global.

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Death Knock (Inspector Jim Meldrum Thriller series)

'Intelligent, wonderful, gripping and well-written.' - Ian Rankin

Three scorching days in a row and Edinburgh goes a bit loopy.

Taking a quick minimize via a difficult housing scheme, Detective Inspector Jim Meldrum unearths himself stuck up in an ambush through a mob of twelve-year-olds.

And while he arrives at a homicide scene, it's with a lump gouged out of his cranium and delicate concussion.

But that's just the beginning of his difficulty.

The sufferer is pointed out because the well-connected urban businessman Brian Ashton.

Even with a brooding headache and a foul case of double imaginative and prescient, Meldrum can see this example is a minefield.

And that is sooner than he meets the victim's red-headed widow.

Helped by way of neighborhood educational and crime profiler Henry Stanley, Meldrum starts to resolve the weird secrets and techniques surrounding a couple of surprising death.

Can he trap the killer earlier than loss of life comes knocking again?

Or has Meldrum ultimately met his match?

Death Knock is a chilling crime mystery that's excellent for enthusiasts of Peter James and Peter Robinson.

compliment for Frederic Lindsay

'A advanced and gratifying crime novel.' - The Sunday occasions

‘One of the main fascinating mystery writers around.’ - The Scotsman

‘One of the main effective voices in modern Scottish fiction.’ - The usher in

'Lindsay can kick back your soul.' - The Listener

Frederic Lindsay was once a novelist dwelling in Edinburgh. His books contain When The Stranger Came and Ripped.

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Ce doux pays

By Åke Edwardson

Une boutique de quartier dans los angeles banlieue de Göteborg. Trois hommes sont retrouvés assassinés, le visage explosé à l’arme à feu. Erik iciness se trouve face à une affaire particulièrement épineuse. Drogue ? Trafic de réfugiés clandestins ? Ou pire encore ?
Personne ne semble avoir vu ni entendu quoi que ce soit, et ceux qui pourraient savoir se taisent – ou disparaissent…

Le huitième roman dans l. a. série des enquêtes d’Erik iciness et ses collègues de l. a. police de Göteborg, Ce doux pays est l’un des plus forts.

Traduit du suédois par Marie-Hélène Archambeaud

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The Survivors Club: A Thriller

By Lisa Gardner

THE SURVIVORS CLUB
 
. . . that’s what Jillian Hayes, Carol Rosen, and Meg Pesaturo name it. They won’t contemplate themselves sufferers. they're survivors. They helped lead the research that stuck the guy who replaced their lives without end. Now they're the major suspects in his murder.
 
may well 3 usual ladies were pushed to do the unthinkable? Detective Sergeant Roan Griffin is familiar with all too good what can force even the simplest humans to pass the road. Has an individual within the Survivors membership develop into a killer? And if this is the case, can he blame her, not to mention carry her to justice?
 
“Starts quick and not stops relocating. shrewdpermanent, advanced, and original!”—Phillip Margolin
 
“Has all of it: provocative plotting, attractive characters, and a razor-sharp emotional edge.”—Stephen White
 
“This membership is well worth the dues.”—People

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The Brethren: A Novel

By John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK occasions BESTSELLER

They name themselves the Brethren: 3 disgraced former judges doing time in a Florida federal felony. One used to be despatched up for tax evasion. one other, for skimming bingo earnings. The 3rd for a career-ending drunken joyride. assembly day-by-day within the criminal legislations library, taking workout walks of their boxer shorts, those judges-turned-felons can reminisce approximately previous complaints, dispense a bit jailhouse justice, and examine the place their lives went incorrect. Or they could use their time in felony to get very rich—very fast.

And in order that they sit down, sprawled within the felony library, furiously writing letters, fine-tuning a wickedly incredible extortion scam—while occasions outdoors their felony partitions start to erupt. A weird and wonderful presidential election is maintaining the kingdom in its grips, and a strong govt determine is pulling a few very hidden strings. For the Brethren, the timing couldn’t be greater. simply because they’ve simply discovered the fitting victim.

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