By Margaret Truman
Within the depths of the U.S. Library of Congress toil millions of researchers, chasing down obsessions, breakthroughs, and new contributions to human knowledge. but if beginner D.C. sleuth Annabel Reed-Smith enters this stately American establishment, she discovers a hornet’s nest of intrigue and murder.
After a popular student is bludgeoned to loss of life one of the scholarly stacks, an formidable television reporter hyperlinks the case to the heist of a Spanish portray from a Miami museum and a killing in Mexico urban. Annabel suspects that buried within the Library are secrets and techniques a few humans will do something to maintain silent–the mystery of a wealthy man’s ambition, a researcher’s disappearance, and a mysterious diary of Christopher Columbus’s trip written years in the past. . . .
By Tod Goldberg
Covert undercover agent Michael Westen has came upon himself in pressured seclusion in Miami?and a bit paranoid. Watched through the FBI, bring to an end from intelligence contacts, and along with his resources frozen, Weston is on ice with a caution: remain there or get ?disappeared.? pushed to determine who burned him and why, he?s biding his time assisting individuals with nowhere else to show. humans like socialite Cricket O?Connor whose personal husband has vanished, together with her fortune...
By Peter T. Deutermann
Aboard the toilet Bell Hood, in the course of the Vietnam struggle, Lieutenant Brian Holcomb uncovers a dangerous mystery which can break his profession or the lives of hundreds of thousands of guys, whereas, on land, his spouse Maddy reveals herself interested in one other guy. by means of the writer of Scorpion within the Sea.
By Lawrence Block
The chilly War's boiling over. international tensions are close to the verge of collapse. So what is the excellent project for a super-spy who hasn't slept because the Korean clash? a fun-packed journey to the Montreal World's reasonable! The cute little woman he is escorting—who, lower than assorted situations, will be sitting at the Lithuanian throne—can hardly ever comprise her pleasure, however it is not all playtime for Evan Tanner. a few mysterious disappearances, it sounds as if associated with the fair's Cuban exhibition, have to be appeared into. holding his brain on enterprise, even if, will not be effortless after an insatiable stunning in a tiger epidermis falls into Tanner's palms, and a mom lode of harmful medications falls into his lap. however the largest, deadliest suprise is the terrorist plot Tanner's tumbling into, and he will need to imagine and act fast to avoid the traveling queen of britain from being blown to smithereens.
By Tim Green
VALUE-PRICED at $4.99 whereas provide lasts! From the bestselling writer and new host of TV's "A present Affair." Former mystery provider agent Kurt Ford is elated while his son Collin follows in his footsteps--but is shattered whilst Collin is located lifeless. whilst his son's dying is governed a suicide by means of police, Kurt uncovers facts that his son was once murdered, and the president of the us is concerned.
By Christopher Reich
Hailed as “the John Grisham of Wall highway” via the recent York instances, Christopher Reich returns to the realm he understands so well--the risky, fabulous international of excessive finance and foreign intrigue. during this ingeniously crafted mystery, the bestselling writer of Numbered Account and the 1st Billion introduces his most intricate and fascinating hero but: forensic accountant Adam Chapel--and paints a daunting situation the place terrorism is enormous enterprise and cash is the last word weapon of war…The explosion that shatters the clever Parisian residence reverberates worldwide. right away, a suspected terrorist is useless and part one million cash has vanished. inside days, the CIA is bound it has discovered a connection among the lifeless guy and a deliberate terrorist assault on U.S. soil. made up our minds to evade one other September 11, they've got assembled an elite counterterrorist activity strength, code identify: Blood funds. Its challenge: to keep on with the money path. Its mystery weapon: forensic accountant Adam Chapel. a guy who trusts numbers greater than humans, Chapel has his personal purposes for eager to get the task done-- 4 of his colleagues have been killed within the Paris blast. Now Chapel is ward off into the road of fireplace whilst he groups up with British intelligence agent Sarah Churchill. the 2 are assigned to seek down a shadowy mastermind who's relocating colossal sums of cash from kingdom to state, from financial institution to financial institution, leaving no tracks--as he prepares for an Armaggedon of his personal devising. As Chapel follows a disappearing funds path from Paris to Munich to the deserts of Saudi Arabia, Sarah makes use of her elite education to stalk the “shadow” and his elusive community. in the meantime, their quarry is auditing their each movement, laying a twisting path of fake clues and surprising surprises. With the clock ticking down, quickly Chapel and Sarah have in simple terms days, hours, mins to sidestep catastrophe as a grasp terrorist plots to unharness the 1st strike in a brilliantly orchestrated conspiracy--with a virtually unbelievable target. Hurtling us from the winding alleys of Pakistan to the elite banking homes of Europe, The Devil’s Banker creates an adrenaline-fueled global the place following the cash hasn't ever been extra harmful, and evil hasn't ever been tougher to unmask.
By Khalid Muhammad
Celebrated as a ragtag strength that defeated and broke the Soviet Union, not anyone envisioned the Mujahideen may carry with them a pandemic that might unfold like wildfire via Pakistan within the years to stick to. whilst the battle-worn warring parties again with out enemy or conflict to struggle, they became their points of interest at the nation that were their author and benefactor.
From a similar battlegrounds that birthed the Mujahideen, a tender Kamal Khan emerges as a distinct breed of warrior. Discarding his filthy rich family members comforts, Kamal turns into a precision sniper, an invincible commando and a clandestine operative bringing intimidation, dominance and demise with him to the battlefield. finishing the plague is his best directive.
Shrouded in political expediency, hampered by means of inner strength struggles, foreign espionage and doublespeak that makes Washington's spin medical professionals proud, Kamal's challenge is a nightmare of rampant militant fundamentalism that threatens to choke and take Pakistan hostage. For him, the struggle isn't just for freedom, however the survival of a country.