By Michael Byrne
In a gripping mystery with a touch of Oliver Twist, a road child and his puppy are chasing an not going fortune — and dodging the thugs who might thieve it.
Twelve-year-old Bully has misplaced his mum and his previous lifestyles. residing tough at the streets of London along with his puppy, Jack, he can’t think a destiny. yet in the future he reveals, tucked within his so much loved possession—the final birthday card his mom ever gave him—a lottery price ticket he got her. And it’s a winner. A big winner. without notice there’s wish, if merely he can get to his prize on time! yet simply as Bully’s customers open up, peril closes in. Now ruthless gangsters are in sizzling pursuit, and everybody wishes a section of him. Whom can he belief to assist him retrieve what is his? or even if Bully does declare all that cash, will he relatively be successful what he wishes such a lot? Michael Byrne's thrill-packed debut supplies the emotionally charged tale of a boy whose good fortune has replaced for the higher, if simply he can live to tell the tale lengthy adequate to say it.
By Catherine Coulter
After witnessing her kinfolk burying a pile of lifeless our bodies in the course of the evening, a seven-year-old makes use of her telepathic powers to name a guy she's noticeable in basic terms on tv: FBI Agent Dillon Savich. Now Savich and his spouse and companion, Agent Lacey Sherlock, face their such a lot elusive foes to maintain the kid out of harm's way-before it is too past due.
By Bruce Hemming, Sara Freeman
The writer of Buckshot's glossy Trapper's consultant for Xtreme protection, Survival, revenue, excitement. this can be now a collector's e-book. His new novel brings you a operating man's consultant to the tip of the realm. when you loved One moment After and lighting fixtures Out you then will love this fast-paced novel of three diversified teams surviving the confusion and terror of the tip Of the realm As we all know It.
Two younger males, Mark and Eric fight desperately attempting to make it to their retreat in Northern California. Their truck is lifeless from an EMP. they need to stroll two hundred miles. Will they make it handed the gangs and the utter confusion of a powerless society?
George and his son Junior, are manage in a retreat in Northern Wisconsin. every little thing goes alongside nice until eventually catastrophe moves. One mistake leaves his 18 yr outdated son to outlive alone.
When the ability is going out from the EMP Preston attempts to persuade his female friend to go away the large urban and head to the farmstead the place his acquaintances are. Will they break out the full chaos of the town in time or wait till it's too late?
From one harrowing event to the subsequent this novel will maintain you at the fringe of your seat, cheering the characters on as they face the very unlikely odds opposed to them.
By Len Deighton
What Bernard Sampson, protagonist of BERLIN video game, MEXICO SET, and LONDON fit, is set to grasp may possibly damage him. while note will get to London principal cache of hundreds of thousands of kilos has disappeared contained in the provider, Samson is set to profit the reality. yet no longer even that discovery can help if the dep. itself desires his blood....
By Tom Graham
Time to jump into the Cortina as Sam Tyler and Gene Hunt roar again into motion in a new installment of existence on Mars. 'Women within the Force?! It's opposed to nature! simply glance what occurred the following once they permit Cartwright in. Like bloody Yoko, she's been.' The group at CID is falling aside. inner conflicts are stretching loyalties, wrecking friendships and turning A-Division opposed to itself. And one way or the other, with their division splitting like Rod Stewart's tightest trousers, DCI Gene Hunt and DI Sam Tyler needs to care for a case that's leaving lifeless coppers everywhere in the urban, threatening to ruin the amazing Guv'nor himself, and sees Annie Cartwright pursued by way of a killer who will enable not anything cease him – now not even loss of life.
By David Liss
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The bestselling writer of such novels as A Conspiracy of Paper and The Whiskey Rebels continues his masterly run of “atmospheric” (The Washington Post), “page-turning” (The Baltimore Sun), “tremendously clever” (Newsweek) historic thrillers. In The Day of Atonement, David Liss blends meticulous interval element with crackling experience within the story of 1 man’s quest for justice—and retribution.
Sebastião Raposa is barely 13 while his mom and dad are unjustly imprisoned, by no means to be visible back, and he's compelled to escape Portugal lest he too fall sufferer to the Inquisition. yet ten years in exile purely serve to whet his urge for food for vengeance. Returning eventually to Lisbon, within the guise of English businessman Sebastian Foxx, he's now not a nervous boy yet a perilous guy plagued by violent impulses. Haunted by way of the threat of all he has lost—including his beautiful first love—Foxx is decided to correct previous wrongs through punishing an unforgivable enemy with unrelenting fury.
good schooled by means of his benefactor, the infamous bounty hunter Benjamin Weaver, within the use of wits, fists, and numerous guns, Foxx stalks the ruthless Inquisitor priest Pedro Azinheiro. yet in a urban governed via terror and treachery, the place funds and knowledge can purchase strength and trump any legislation, no enemy could be underestimated and no best friend could be depended on. Having risked every little thing, and once more less than the watchful eye of the Inquisition, Foxx reveals his plans unraveling as he turns into drawn into the struggles of outdated friends—and new enemies—none of whom, like Lisbon itself, are what they seem.
forced to play a video game of deception and greed, Sebastian Foxx will locate himself befriended, betrayed, tempted by way of wish, and stricken by own turmoil. And while a coincidence turns his rigorously laid plans to chaos, he'll be compelled to select from surrendering to bloodlust or serving the reason for mercy.
Praise for The Day of Atonement
“Enthralling . . . [a] sly, wealthy and fast novel of vengeance and tough justice.”—The Seattle Times
“One of the masters of the historic mystery, Liss is again with another hugely interesting novel. . . . [The Day of Atonement] paints a brilliant photo of the waning days of the Inquisition, and of the really evil spiritual leaders who led it. considered one of Liss’s top books.”—Minneapolis Star Tribune
“Foxx is comparable to Lee Child’s Jack Reacher: a guy along with his personal ethical code who takes on a number of adversaries at the same time. . . . Liss has the beginning of one other solidly researched, action-packed old sequence here.”—Booklist (starred review)
“[An] action-packed novel.”—The Wall highway Journal
“Snappy discussion and convincing surroundings . . . The plot strikes rapidly to a shattering climax.”—The Washington Post
“Another fascinating mystery set opposed to ancient occasions for Liss, who has a knack for interval aspect, breakneck plots and characters we wish to root for.”—San Antonio Express-News
“Fans of Liss understand good his mixture of darkish arts and historic detail.”—New York Daily News
By Lauren Beukes
The destiny isn't as loud as battle, however it is relentless. It has a negative fury all its own."
Harper Curtis is a killer who stepped out of the earlier. Kirby Mazrachi is the woman who was once by no means intended to have a future.
Kirby is the final shining lady, one of many vibrant younger ladies, burning with strength, whose lives Harper is destined to snuff out after he stumbles on a home in Depression-era Chicago that opens directly to different instances.
At the urging of the home, Harper inserts himself into the lives of the shining women, looking forward to the ideal second to strike. he is the final word hunter, vanishing into once more after every one homicide, untraceable-until one in all his sufferers survives.
Determined to convey her would-be killer to justice, Kirby joins the Chicago Sun-Times to paintings with the ex-homicide reporter, Dan Velasquez, who coated her case. quickly Kirby unearths herself final in at the most unlikely fact . . .
By Desmond Bagley
Double motion thrillers by way of the vintage experience author set within the center East and Africa.
When movie wealthy person Robert Hellier loses his daughter to heroin, he publicizes battle at the drug pedlars, the faceless overlords whose greed offers the realm with its lethal pleasures. London drug professional Nicholas Warren is named upon to organise an excursion to the center East to trace down and wreck them - yet with 100 million cash' worthy of heroin at stake, Warren is aware he'll need to use tools as lethal as his prey…
It used to be no traditional juggernaut. Longer than a soccer pitch, weighing 550 lots, and relocating at simply 5 miles consistent with hour, its activity - and that of troubleshooter Neil Mannix - is to maneuver an incredible transformer throughout an oil-rich African nation. but if Nyala erupts in civil warfare, Mannix's juggernaut is on the centre of the clash - a objective of ambush and risk, with out technique to run and nowhere to hide…
Includes a different bonus - the home of the Lions, a narrative written completely for Desmond Bagley's Christmas condominium visitors within the 1960s.