By Eric van Lustbader
By Gould R.F. (ed.)
By Margaret Truman
“Truman can write suspense with the simplest of them.”
“Satisfying . . . [a] sturdy secret . . . a cautionary story approximately ambition and a vote for journalistic integrity.”
At the large, competitive Washington Tribune, a tender lady, clean out of journalism college, has been brutally strangled to death–and the search for her killer is making sensational headlines. Then a moment lady is located lifeless. She, too, labored within the media. For veteran Trib reporter Joe Wilcox, the case moves too just about domestic: His daughter is a gorgeous emerging television information famous person. Seeing an opportunity to restore his free-falling profession, Joe spearheads the Trib’s research and baits a capture for the assassin with a mystery from his personal earlier. abruptly Joe is risking his occupation, his marriage, or even his daughter’s lifestyles through taking part in a deadly video game with a potential serial killer . . . person who hides in simple sight.
“Ripe with suspense, Truman’s secret will get edgier with every one web page. . . . an enthralling, fast paced thriller.”
“Hooks the reader immediately.”
–The Ottawa solar
By Robert Ludlum
Eine speedy vergessene, hochbrisante Geheimdienstakte ist der Auslöser für eine brutale Mordserie in Europa. Als der Investmentbanker Ben Hartmann in Zürich nur knapp einem Anschlag entgeht, folgt er gemeinsam mit der US-Agentin Anna Navarro den Spuren des Falles und sie geraten in den lebensgefährlichen Sog einer weltweiten Verschwörung.
By William Tyree
As Congress leaves for its annual summer time recess, the country is rocked by means of a sequence of high-level assassinations so devastating that the importance is hidden from public view. With the government in disarray, counter-terrorism agent Blake Carver starts off piecing jointly an ominous set of clues that predate the assassinations: a murdered soldier, encrypted cellphone transmissions, a dozen stolen Stinger missiles and satellite tv for pc images of a innovative new desalination plant in Iran. If purely Carver's task was once so simple as removing a bunch of overseas extremists. yet this conflict isn't really approximately faith, overseas coverage or oil. it truly is as much as Carver to prevent a gaggle of robust insiders scuffling with over regulate of the planet's most dear source: water.
By William Muir William Muir
Where of Hinduism—which is professed by way of a couple of hundred and 90 hundreds of thousands in India—among the religions of the realm, and its nice antiquity, are mentioned. The comparative simplicity of the method inside the Vedas, the oldest sacred books of the Hindus, its virtually complete freedom from using photographs, its sluggish deterioration within the later hymns, its slow multiplication of gods, the development of sacerdotalism, and the expanding complexity of its non secular rites are set forth. The philosophical hypothesis that used to be carried on, the several philosophical colleges, the Buddhist response, its clash with Brahmanism, its ultimate defeat, and its impression at the effective procedure are mentioned. The growth of Islam used to be gradual until eventually Mohammed solid apart the precepts of toleration and followed an competitive, militant coverage. Then it grew to become speedy. The causes which lively the armies of Islam have been mixed—material and non secular. with no the truths inside the procedure good fortune may were most unlikely, yet neither with out the sword might the faith were planted in Arabia, nor past. the choices provided to conquered peoples have been Islam, the sword, or tribute. The drawbacks and sights of the procedure are tested. disguise images by way of Paul Spremulli.** [C:\Users\Microsoft\Documents\Calibre Library]
By J. G. Ballard
"[A] chilling . . . story approximately people who gamely persist with their very own worst instincts.”―Chicago Tribune
Led by means of a charismatic and a bit unhinged lady, a gaggle of environmentalists wrest keep watch over over a small South Pacific island in hopes of cultivating it into their very own deepest Eden. yet paradise isn't really really what it sort of feels during this “searing” (Kirkus Reviews) send-up of environmentalism, feminism, and extremism of all kinds.
By Max Allan Collins
FIRST…THERE was once THE final QUARRY.
THEN…THERE was once THE FIRST QUARRY.
NOW…LOOK WHO’S stuck within the MIDDLE.
The enigmatic hitman Quarry -- famous person of 7 celebrated novels and an award-winning function movie (The final Lullaby) -- is again during this violent, steamy story of warring crime households. while Godfathers got down to bump one another off, bet who lands up with either contracts….
By Thomas Perry
The much-loved comedian mystery via the writer of the Edgar Award–winning The Butcher’s Boy is now, by means of well known call for, again in print, that includes a brand new creation by means of bestselling writer Carl Hiaasen.
When Leroy “Chinese” Gordon breaks right into a professor’s lab on the college of l. a., he’s after a few pharmaceutical cocaine, worthy lots of cash. as a substitute, he reveals the papers the professor has compiled for the CIA, which come with a blueprint for throwing a wide urban into chaos. yet how is the CIA to be persuaded to pay an appropriate ransom, except in fact an individual really makes use of the plan to throw a wide urban into chaos—Los Angeles, for example? Assigned to deal with the difficulty and restoration the peace, veteran agent Ben Porterfield steps onto the scene to remind us that the CIA’s heart identify is, in spite of everything, Intelligence. Enlivening the combo are Gordon’s attractive female friend, Margaret, his temperamental cat, Dr. Henry Metzger, and Metzger’s good friend, an important half-wild puppy with large enamel.
By Anthony Grey
To a China racked via famine and bloody civil warfare within the Nineteen Thirties, a tender English-born missionary, Jakob Kellner, brings all of the crusading ardour of his untried Christian religion. He burns to save lots of the world's greatest country from Communism. yet at the lengthy March, amidst horror and melancholy too nice for Christianity to salve, Jakob turns into entangled with Mei-ling, a gorgeous and fervent progressive. strong new feelings problem and reshape his religion -- and entrap him for all times in that massive country's tortured future.