By W. E. B. Griffin
W.E.B. Griffin has captured a global viewers together with his gorgeous novels of guys and girls of remarkable braveness. BROTHERHOOD OF battle published the drama and problem of military life...THE CORPS explored the proud culture of the Marines...Now BADGE OF HONOR takes you backstage of today's city police strength. A brutal Mafia slaying rocks town of Philadelphia while the single dwelling witness is revealed--a prosperous debutante concerned with the designated mobster. one of many suspects is a cop, Matt Payne, who unwittingly takes at the final conflict among prepared crime, upper-class power...and his personal police strength.
By Paige Shelton
Becca Robbins sells her farm-made jams and preserves on the neighborhood farmers' industry to make a dwelling. but if a neighborhood gorgeous comes to a decision to tie the knot on the similar industry, another person makes a decision to make a killing-and basically Becca has the down-home information to close the lid on a canny killer.
By Joanne Pence
Even supposing meals author and dilettante chef Angie Amalfi is able to start considering slicing a marriage cake along with her delectable murder detective boyfriend Paavo Smith, Paavo's acquired different issues on his mind—mainly, the grisly homicide of 2 San Francisco girls. whereas he combs the town for clues to the brutal slayings, Angie starts off a quest of her personal: trying to find a bit gem of a restaurant for assessment. She discovers 3 grumpy outdated males who make an average marinara, yet appear to recognize not anything approximately the best way to run a company. a minimum of now not a culinary company. As Angie bargains with the diamond-in-the-rough eatery and her sisters' unwelcome marriage ceremony suggestion, Paavo's inquiry issues to Angie as subsequent at the killer's hit record. The ever-game Ms. Amalfi takes to the air her oven mitts to hitch the research. yet Angie's jumping head first into the stewpot for sure—because a assassin with a vendetta is greater than keen to offer one nosy chef her deadly simply desserts.
By Donna Tartt
Al empezar El jilguero, entramos en una habitación de lodge en Amsterdam. Theo Decker lleva más de una semana encerrado entre estas cuatro paredes, fumando sin parar, bebiendo vodka y masticando miedo. Es un hombre joven, pero su historia es larga y ni él sabe bien por qué ha llegado hasta aquí.
¿Cómo empezó todo? Con una explosión en el Metropolitan Museum de Nueva York hace unos diez años y los angeles imagen de un jilguero de plumas doradas, un cuadro espléndido del siglo xvii que desapareció entre el polvo y los cascotes. Quien se lo llevó fue el mismo Theo, un chiquillo entonces, que de pronto se quedó huérfano de madre y se dedicó a malgastar su vida, mientras el recuerdo de una niña pelirroja llenaba sus noches y un bulto sospechoso iba pasando de mano en mano hasta llegar a Holanda.
¿Cómo acabará todo? Para saberlo hay que dejarse llevar por el talento de Donna Tartt, los angeles autora que ha conseguido poner al día las reglas de los grandes maestros, El jilguero es probablemente el primer clásico del siglo xxi.
By Laura Levine
Within the first novel in her wickedly witty new secret sequence, Laura Levine introduces Jaine Austen, a hip, jack-of-all trades author who spends her days penning smarmy own advertisements and bold declarations of passion--and her nights trying to find Mr. correct in Hollywood's swinging singles scene.
By Stuart MacBride
A heart-stopping crime mystery from the writer of 3 consecutive No. 1 bestsellers, together with Birthdays for the lifeless and the DI Logan McRae series.
Eight years in the past, 'The inside of Man' murdered 4 girls and left 3 extra in serious situation -- them all with their stomachs slit open and a plastic doll stitched inside.
And then the killer simply ... disappeared.
Ash Henderson was once a Detective Inspector at the preliminary research, yet much can swap in 8 years. His relatives has been destroyed, his profession is in tatters, and certainly one of Oldcastle's so much vicious criminals is ensuring he spends the remainder of his existence in prison.
Now a nurse has grew to become up useless on a patch of waste flooring, a plastic doll buried underneath her pores and skin, and it seems like Ash could ultimately get a shot at redemption. At incomes his freedom.
By Richard Castle
Within the sequel to the recent York occasions bestselling warmth WAVE, Richard Castle's new exciting secret maintains the tale of NYPD murder Detective, Nikki warmth. tricky, horny, expert, Nikki warmth contains a fondness for justice as she leads one in all big apple City's best murder squads. In what's absolute to be one other ruin sensation by way of blockbuster writer Richard fortress, readers will once more stick to Nikki warmth and hotshot reporter Jameson Rook as they alternate barbs and innuendos all whereas at the path of a murderer!
For the second one tie-in with the ABC tv exhibit, fortress, we'll once more be liberating a component of the chapters electronically, to be had for electronic obtain earlier than the hardcover ebook. The convey will combine the recent e-book within the related manner they did for warmth WAVE, with mentions of the ebook starting in episodes that might air in spring and culminating with the ebook of the publication in Fall 2010, for you to be featured at the exhibit.
By Matthew Mather
A brand new international arises from the ashes of the old...but the struggle for survival has in simple terms begun.
In the Day of the Nomad, oceans flooded the continents, the earth break up open and poured darkness into the skies. A mass extinction occasion because the Earth hadn't witnessed in additional than 2 hundred and fifty million years, the planet flung right into a radical new orbit round the Sun.
Jessica Rollins survived, hidden away in a mountaintop in Italy, and has made radio touch with different survivor teams scattered round the wrecked globe--but the destruction is simply simply beginning.
The key to humanity's survival may well lie in a backpack she recovered from her father, within the information he accrued greater than thirty years ahead of as Harvard's preeminent astrophysicist. info he died attempting to protect.
His ultimate phrases to her circle round and round in her head...survive, irrespective of what.
But at what expense? and what's Sanctuary?
By Francine Mathews
While little ones make a grisly discovery on Sconset seashore, Detective Meredith Folger reveals herself with a difficult case on her palms. The crime lab can inform her purely that the newly unearthed skeletal continues to be belonged to a girl who was once strangled to loss of life someplace among and ten years ago--a end that sends Merry sifting via outdated missing-persons records. yet then a surprising piece of stories alterations everything.
The Massachusetts police have arrested a guy they think to be a serial killer. His 5 recognized sufferers have been all women--all strangled. Is Merry's Nantucket skeleton the killer's first sufferer? And do the kingdom police officers have the correct guy? while the assassin moves back, he'll draw Merry right into a lethal cat and mouse video game during which she's the ultimate objective.
By Kate White
Meet Bailey Weggins, the thirty-something, single-again actual crime author for a number one new york woman's journal. clever and savvy, she's bought a 6th experience by way of seeing the reality in a story-especially if it's homicide. Bailey's in mattress together with her commitment-challenged lover K.C. while she will get a frantic name from her high-maintenance boss at Gloss journal. Grabbing espresso and a cab outdoor her Greenwich Village apartment-the comfort prize in her divorce settlement-Bailey reluctantly heads uptown. At Cat Jones's higher East aspect city residence, she unearths whatever that heavily clashes with the stylish décor: the lifeless physique of the family's line-in nanny.
As Bailey-unofficially-delves into the murdered girl's earlier, she unearths no scarcity of A-list suspects. but if a startling discovery means that Cat can have been the meant sufferer, Bailey is without notice as much as her mattress head in high-profile research that's excellent fodder for a tabloid headline: Is somebody attempting to kill the editor's of women's magazines?
With the highlight on New York's glitzy media global, Bailey interviews back-stabbing editors, straying husbands, and one attractive, six-feet psychologist who can make her choose to kick K.C. to the lower. wearing her pair of pink slingbacks and armed with the investigative abilities she's honed as a real crime reporter, she units out on a seek that takes her from Manhattan's particular Carnegie-Hill area-the nanny heartland of America-to the ritzy weekend estates of Pennsylvania and Connecticut. Bailey will desire all her road smarts and a few lightning-fast detective paintings to capture a killer who may possibly turn out deleting her identify from the masthead for sturdy.