By Alistair MacLean
The story of homicide and revenge set on a distant oil rig, from the acclaimed grasp of motion and suspense.
SEAWITCH the big oil-rig is the hub of an outstanding empire, the satisfaction of its billionaire proprietor, Lord worthy, predatory and ruthless, has clawed his solution to nice wealth. Now, he cares for under issues - Seawitch and his high-spirited daughters. One guy is aware this: John Cronkite, trouble-shooter for the world's most sensible oilmen and Worth's ex-victim, is spoiling for revenge. in a single terrifying week, Worth's international explodes.
Whereas conversing at a Hong Kong clinical convention, neurosurgeon Dr. Lucas McCrae slips the fabric off a cadaver's head in the course of a regimen clinical demonstration, and is crushed with the surprise of what is staring again at him: his ally, Andy Baer. surprised, McCrae races again to Seattle to find that Andy is actually lacking. He could have been murdered via a gang of physique snatchers who function a authentic funeral company and make a fortune by means of promoting recovered physique elements to scientific researchers. McCrae groups up with an not going pair a gorgeous yet hardnosed girl cop and a gang member whose kinfolk was once victimized by means of the physique elements ring to aim and divulge a macabre net of corruption that contains legislation enforcement, politicians, funeral domestic curators, and murdered prostitutes. the world over well known neurosurgeon Allen Wyler takes us deep right into a nightmarish state of affairs, shockingly ripped from fresh headlines, and gives you a horrifically believable, page-turning mystery.
By David Baldacci
In Paradise, not anything is what it seems...
Army certain Agent John Puller is the simplest there's. A wrestle veteran, Puller is the guy the U.S. military will depend on to enquire the hardest crimes dealing with the country. Now he has a brand new case--but this time, the crime is own: His aunt has been came upon useless in Paradise, Florida.
A picture-perfect city on Florida's Gulf Coast, Paradise prospers at the filthy rich travelers and retirees interested in its beautiful climate and seashores. The neighborhood police have governed his aunt's demise an unlucky, tragic coincidence. yet in advance of she died, she mailed a letter to Puller's father, telling him that underneath its attractive veneer, Paradise isn't all it kind of feels to be.
What Puller unearths convinces him that his aunt's loss of life used to be no coincidence . . . and that the palm timber and sandy seashores of Paradise may perhaps cover a conspiracy so stunning that a few will visit unthinkable lengths to ensure in actual fact by no means printed.
By Dana Stabenow
Change by no means comes effortless so whilst the inside track breaks that the hot management oil can be drilling for oil quickly in a flora and fauna safeguard in southeastern Alaska, domestic to P.I. Kate Shugak, conflict strains are fast drawn around the neighborhood. yet for Kate, who hasn't been capable of come back into her lifestyle ever due to the fact her lover's violent dying a couple of months in the past, it is a welcome reprieve from doing not anything.
Tensions run excessive whilst Kate's good friend and leader park ranger, Dan O'Brien, is deemed "too eco-friendly" for them through administration and requested to take early retirement. Kate rallies the troops to struggle for his activity, yet prior to she will be able to relatively commence 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 sweetness and possibility of dwelling and loss of life in Alaska, not anything is so simple as it seems...
By Paul Sussman
The incidents seem unconnected, yet Inspector Yusuf Khalifa of the Luxor police is suspicious, as is the archaeologist’s daughter, Tara Mullray. Lured right into a labyrinth of intrigue, violence, and betrayal by way of a mysterious hieroglyphic fragment and rumors of a mythic misplaced tomb, what begun as a look for the reality turns into a race for survival. faced through either brand new adversaries and ghosts from their pasts, Khalifa and Mullray locate themselves on a path that leads into the desert’s unforgiving, burning middle, and the reply to at least one of the best mysteries of the traditional world.
Hart, smart und packend: "Der Gerechte" zeigt den Meister des Justizthrillers in Höchstform.
Sebastian Rudd ist kein typischer Anwalt. Seine Kanzlei ist ein Lieferwagen, eingerichtet mit Bar, Kühlschrank und Waffenschrank. Er arbeitet allein, sein einziger Vertrauter ist sein Fahrer, der zudem als Leibwächter und Golfcaddie fungiert. Sebastian Rudd verteidigt jene Menschen, die andere als den Bodensatz der Gesellschaft bezeichnen. Warum? Weil er Ungerechtigkeit verabscheut und überzeugt ist, dass jeder Mensch einen fairen Prozess verdient.
By Martha Grimes
The bestselling writer of the Richard Jury novels promises a razor-sharp and raucously humorous send-up of the cutthroat international of publishing. And the compliment is pouring in:
"A hilarious and depraved caper-adventure at the evils of the booklet business."
"Does guffawing uncontrollably on a subway educate represent valid literary feedback? If it does, then Foul Matter...gets a superb overview from me." —New York occasions e-book Review
"She can kick literary butt—in extra methods than one." —USA Today
By Charles Cumming
A international nation
On the holiday of a life-time in Egypt, an aged French couple is brutally murdered. Then, days later, at the streets of Paris, a tender French accountant is abducted. while Amelia Levene, who in six weeks is because of take over because the first woman leader of MI6, disappears with no hint whereas within the south of France, it's the gravest hindrance MI6 has confronted in additional than a decade. determined not just to discover her yet to maintain the clicking from studying that she has long gone lacking, Britain's most sensible intelligence brokers flip to 1 in their personal: disgraced former MI6 officer Thomas Kell.
Tossed out of the provider purely months sooner than, the undercover agent is given one ultimate likelihood to redeem himself―all he has to do is use Amelia Levene: speedy, quietly, and at any price. Following an espionage path that leads him to France after which Tunisia, Kell uncovers a stunning mystery and a conspiracy which could have incredible repercussions for Britain and its allies. All that stands within the method of non-public and political disaster is Kell himself…
By Michael R. Hicks
You Are What You Eat
At a genetics lab the place a innovative pressure of corn is being built, FBI detailed Agent Jack Dawson's ally and fellow agent is brutally murdered, his physique torn apart.
Jack is confident that Naomi Perrault, a stunning geneticist and suspected terrorist, is at the back of the homicide. but if Jack is framed for environment off a bomb that devastates the FBI lab in Quantico, Naomi turns into Jack's simply desire of survival.
Confronted by means of the terrifying fact of what the genetically engineered seeds stolen through his good friend are actually for and who's rather in the back of them, Jack joins Naomi in a determined struggle throughout part the globe to save lots of humanity from extermination...