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A taut, erotically charged literary noir set in Houston a couple of lady stuck up in her friend’s stunning homicide, and the darkish truths she uncovers.

Before the medicine, Danielle Reeves was once Charlotte Ford’s such a lot dependable and colourful buddy. She helped Charlotte via her mother’s disorder and dying, and unfolded approximately her personal bothered kin. the 2 neighbors have been inseparable, reveling in Houston’s shadowy corners. yet then Danielle’s dependancy bought the simplest of her and she or he went to felony for 4 years. while she will get out, she and Charlotte reconnect. Charlotte hopes it is a new begin for his or her friendship.

But then, a detective indicates up at Charlotte’s condominium. Danielle has been murdered, bludgeoned to death.

Overwhelmed by means of grief, Charlotte is decided to appreciate how the main alive individual she has ever recognized may perhaps turn out useless. however the deeper Charlotte descends into Danielle’s darkish international, the fewer she is aware. used to be Danielle a hapless sufferer or grasp manipulator? was once she particularly cause on beginning over or was once all of it an act? to determine the reality, Charlotte needs to preserve her head transparent and her shield up. Houston has a manner of feeding on undesirable conduct and Charlotte doesn’t are looking to get swallowed entire, a sufferer of her personal anguished desires.

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By Chris Moriarty

Sometimes a ghost of an opportunity is all you get.

Award-winning writer Chris Moriarty returns to a blinding cyber-noir some distance destiny during this gritty, high-stakes mystery the place the single rule is “Evolve . . . or die.”
 
The Age of guy is finishing. The UN’s sprawling interstellar empire is failing as its quantum teleportation community collapses, turning once-viable colonies into doomed island outposts. Humanity’s in simple terms wish of survival is the glide: a mysterious area of house the place faster-than-light travel—or anything a ways stranger—seems attainable. As mercenaries and pirates flock to the go with the flow, the chilly conflict among the human-led UN and the clone-dominated Syndicates heats up. Whoever controls the glide will chart the longer term process human evolution—and not anyone desires to be left in the back of in a universe the place the cost of failure is extinction.

When the AI known as Cohen ventures into the float, he dies—allegedly via his personal hand—and his attention is scattered around the cosmos. a few of his ghosts are nonetheless self-aware. a few are insane. And one among them hides a mystery worthy killing for. input significant Catherine Li, Cohen’s human (well, in part human) lover, who embarks on a determined seek to resolve the secret of Cohen’s death—and placed him again jointly. yet Li isn’t the one one drawn to Cohen’s ghosts. Astrid Avery, a by-the-book UN army captain, is at the hunt. So is William Llewellyn, a pirate who has one of many ghosts in his head, that is slowly consuming him alive. Even the ghosts have their very own agendas. And lurking at the back of all of them is a pitiless enemy who will cease at not anything to ensure the useless don’t stroll again.

Praise for Ghost Spin
 
“Complexity is the watchword the following, of suggestion, concept, narrative, personality and plot. . . . hugely rewarding.”Kirkus Reviews
 
“Rewarding . . . The variations people make to outlive within the adversarial environments of alternative worlds, a galaxy teetering at the fringe of singularity . . . are surely visionary.”Publishers Weekly
 
“This stand-along ‘spin-off’ bargains a compelling story of adventure/suspense mixed with cybernoir and high-tech sf.”Library Journal
 
“An very good learn: gripping, fast paced, provocative and handsome.”—Tor.com
 
“A tremendous mixture of area opera, cyberpunk, and simply simple nice writing, Moriarty’s paintings is a few of the main outstanding in technological know-how fiction today.”—SFRevu

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By Brian Freemantle

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In Siberia, a unexpected thaw uncovers homicide sufferers that were frozen for fifty years, in addition to a number of tense questions. given that every one is wearing the uniform of a WW II Allied officer, Russian specialists choose to invite brokers from England and the U.S. to affix in a collaborative attempt to find the reality at the back of the murders. Charlie Muffin, the Brit In Siberia, a surprising thaw uncovers homicide sufferers that were frozen for fifty years, in addition to a number of anxious questions. for the reason that every one is wearing the uniform of a WW II Allied officer, Russian experts choose to invite brokers from England and the U.S. to affix in a collaborative attempt to find the reality at the back of the murders. Charlie Muffin, the British operative, is having sufficient difficulties with no touring to the hell-on-earth that's Siberia, yet as soon as there he starts off to suspect that this could be simply his kind of case. His telephones are tapped, his personal executive appears to be like opposed to him, and his fellow brokers are as uncooperative because the corpses they're investigating. while Charlie eventually identifies the our bodies, he reveals he's unearthed a mystery that each one 3 governments will kill to place again within the flooring -- whether he has to head there with it.Dead males residing is the much-anticipated subsequent mystery in Brian Freemantle's acclaimed Charlie Muffin sequence, and as his enthusiasts and critics will agree, it's his top but.

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Download E-books Tracers (Harry Tate, Book 2) PDF

By Adrian Magson

Moment within the brand-new Harry Tate mystery sequence - In western Baghdad, a suicide bomber blows up a fortified apartment, killing every body inside of. In Norfolk, England, a runaway Libyan banker is assassinated. diversified occasions, part a global aside - yet heavily associated. Former M15 agent Harry Tate has been employed by means of a central authority fixer to discover runaways, yet then either are assassinated. regardless of his misgivings, he's persuaded right into a 3rd project, but if he tracks down the intended Israeli professor, issues begin to move very flawed . . .

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Download E-books The Columbus Affair: A Novel (with bonus short story The Admiral's Mark) PDF

By Steve Berry

A family’s mystery, a ruthless enthusiast, and a covert arm of the yank government—all are associated via a unmarried complicated possibility:
 
What if every thing we all know concerning the discovery of the US used to be a lie? What if that lie used to be designed to conceal the key of why Columbus sailed in 1492? And what if that 500-year-old mystery may well violently reshape the fashionable political world?
 
Pulitzer Prize–winning investigative journalist Tom Sagan has written hard-hitting articles from scorching spots all over the world. but if considered one of his tales from the center East is uncovered as a fraud, his specialist recognition crashes and burns. Now he lives in digital exile—haunted by way of undesirable judgements and a surprising fact he can by no means prove:  that his downfall used to be a planned act of sabotage by means of an unknown enemy. yet prior to Sagan can finish his torment with the squeeze of a set off, destiny intervenes within the type of an enigmatic stranger.  This stranger forces Sagan to act—and his activities allure the eye of the Magellan Billet, a top-secret corps of the U.S. Justice division that bargains with America’s so much delicate investigations. Sagan all at once unearths himself stuck in a global incident, the repercussions of so as to shudder not just Washington, D.C., but additionally Jerusalem. Coaxed right into a lethal cat-and-mouse online game, uncertain who’s good friend and who’s foe, Sagan is compelled to Vienna, Prague, then eventually into the Blue Mountains of Jamaica—where his survival hinges on his rewriting every little thing we all know approximately Christopher Columbus.
 
Don’t pass over Steve Berry’s brief tale “The Admiral’s Mark” and a sneak peek of his new novel, The King’s Deception, in the again of the book.

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By Don Pendleton

Stony guy is the final line of defence in a brand new age of terror. The covert ops groups that make up the clandestine antiterrorist crew are the elite within the field.

Backed via stronger cybernetic and real-time intelligence, the boys of Phoenix strength and capable workforce strike with relentless precision, fi ghting the worst the area has to supply, each time and anywhere it leads them.

The path to recapture stolen Russian nukes places Stony guy on a project that is turning suicidal. utilizing covert and hardball strategies, the nukes are traced to a resource contained in the heart East, yet it truly is quickly chanced on that the Arab extremists are only financiers in an operation laced with improper turns, double-dealings and the altering face of an enemy smart adequate to stick one step forward. Stony guy is up opposed to a perilous chimera: Russian mafiya, Afghan warlords and a mysterious German company wealthy person whose hope for revenge threatens to wipe America's japanese seaboard off the map.

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By Simon Conway

WINNER OF THE IAN FLEMING metal DAGGER AWARD 2010 FOR most sensible mystery OF THE yr! The final time Jonah observed Nor ed-Din, he was once mendacity face down in a pool of black water within the Khyber cross. for a few years, Jonah have been less than the effect that he'd killed him there.

How a ways can loyalty be stretched prior to it reaches a restrict? hundreds of thousands of lives depend upon the reply, as a twisting street of betrayal and revenge leads from the mountains of Afghanistan to the center of London ...and a ticking bomb.

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Download E-books A Fine Night for Dying (The Paul Chavasse Novels Book 6) PDF

By Jack Higgins

The dying of a gangster attracts super-spy Paul Chavasse right into a breathtaking event at the excessive seas – an unforgettable story from one of many real masters of recent mystery writing, the bestselling writer of dead night Runner and The Keys of Hell.

Caught within the nets of an area fishing boat, the physique of gangland boss Harvey Preston is dragged from the English Channel, wrapped from head to toe in heavy chain. British intelligence suspects a reference to a cross-channel smuggling ring. yet as secret agent Paul Chavasse embarks on what's going to be the most harmful circumstances in his notable occupation, he quickly discovers that this can be no small-time operation – and the ruthless males in the back of it is going to cease at not anything to guard their important cargo.

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By William Peter Blatty

William Peter Blatty has extremely joyful generations of readers along with his iconic mega-bestseller The Exorcist. Now Blatty supplies us Dimiter, a riveting tale of homicide, revenge, and suspense. Laced with topics of religion and love, sin and forgiveness, vengeance and compassion, it's a novel in the grand culture of Morris West’s The Devil’s Advocate and the Catholic novels of Graham Greene.

Dimiter opens within the world’s such a lot oppressive and remoted totalitarian kingdom: Albania within the Seventies. A prisoner suspected of being an enemy agent is held by means of country safety. An unsettling presence, even though subjected to unbelievable torture he continues an eerie silence. He escapes---and which will freedom, completes a mysterious venture. The prisoner is Dimiter, the yank “agent from Hell.”

The scene shifts to Jerusalem, targeting Hadassah health center and a solid of enticing, colourful characters: the brooding Christian Arab police detective, Peter Meral; Dr. Moses Mayo, a stricken yet funny neurologist; Samia, an enticing, sharp-tongued nurse; and diverse American and Israeli functionaries and sanatorium employees. All turn into enmeshed in a sequence of baffling, inexplicable deaths, till occasions explode in a shocking climax.

Told with unrelenting speed, Dimiter’s compelling, page-turning narrative is haunted by means of the quest for religion and the truths of the human . Dimiter is William Peter Blatty's first complete novel because the 1983 book of Legion.

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In Robert Goddard’s 3rd novel, a bestseller within the uk and now again in print, is a masterful workout in suspense set in Victorian-era England. On a gentle autumn afternoon in 1882, thirty-four-year-old husband and father William Trenchard sits smoking his pipe within the backyard of his cozy kin domestic. while the creak of the backyard gate pronounces the coming of an unforeseen customer, he's questioned yet no longer alarmed. He has no inkling of the destruction this guy will wreak on all he holds such a lot dear.

The stranger bargains his identify as James Norton, yet claims he's actually Sir James Davenall, the guy to whom Trenchard’s spouse Constance had as soon as been engaged, and who had supposedly devoted suicide 11 years in the past. Davenall’s mom and more youthful brother, who has given that inherited the family’s baronetcy, refuse to acknowledge this stranger as one in every of their very own, they usually quickly strength Trenchard—who fears the lack of his wife’s affections and his personal sanity—into an uneasy alliance opposed to him. yet Trenchard needs to plumb the depths of his personal depression ahead of the darkish secrets and techniques of the Davenall relations can eventually, shockingly, be revealed.

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