The Miko (The Nicholas Linnear Series Book 2)

By Eric Van Lustbader

The New York Times–bestselling novel within which Nicholas Linnear turns into the objective of a global conspiracy

When his ally dies lower than suspicious conditions, martial arts professional Nicholas Linnear vows revenge. yet even though he may possibly glance American, a early life spent within the dojos of Japan taught Linnear that vengeance must not ever be moved quickly. he's taking a role for the billionaire industrialist who ordered the homicide, making plans to befriend his aim in the course of a visit to Tokyo. yet even for a modern day ninja, there's such factor as too shut for comfort.

In Tokyo, Linnear unearths way more to fret approximately than the intricacies of jap enterprise. he's being pursued through a miko: a feminine murderer, half ninja and half sorceress, whose attractiveness is matched in basic terms via her ability in wrestle. Drawn right into a tangle of company intrigue, foreign espionage, and hedonistic intercourse, Linnear should placed revenge on carry if he's to depart Japan alive.

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Nightmare City (Henry Christie, Book 2)

By Nick Oldham

Blackpool is loved through many, yet no longer by means of DI Christie, he thinks it's a nightmare, specifically whilst against the law wave overwhelms the Police. A homicide, the wounding of a policewoman, a motor vehicle chase to Manchester and the capturing of a gorilla on the zoo all upload to his difficulties, yet are these kinds of occasions associated? From the writer of A TIME FOR JUSTICE.

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The Bird Eater

By Ania Ahlborn

Two decades in the past, the mysterious demise of his aunt left Aaron Holbrook orphaned and by myself. He deserted his rural Arkansas place of birth vowing by no means to come, till his seven-year-old son died in an twist of fate, plunging Aaron right into a nightmare of dependancy and grief. eager to reclaim a section of himself, he returns to the hills of his formative years, to Holbrook apartment, the place he hopes to discover peace one of the thoughts of his formative years. yet solace doesn’t come effortless. Someone—or something—has different plans.

Like Aaron, Holbrook home is yet a shell of what it as soon as used to be, a goal for vandals and ghost hunters who've nicknamed it “the devil’s den.” Aaron doesn’t think within the paranormal—at least, now not till a wierd boy starts off following him at any place he is going. stricken by violent goals and tense visions, Aaron starts off to wonder whether he’s wasting his brain. yet a festering darkness lurks on the center of Holbrook House…a darkness that grins from in the shadows, delighting in Aaron’s sorrow, biding its time.

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Choke Point (A Risk Agent Novel)

By Ridley Pearson

The new danger Agent novel from the number 1 New York Times bestselling author

Private safeguard company Rutherford Risk’s new customer is a philanthropist with a headline-making reason: to find and close down an Amsterdam-based sweatshop that makes use of enslaved women as pressured hard work. input import/export entrepreneur John Knox, along with his former strive against experience—and forensic accountant Grace Chu, who can catch and hint even the main delicate monetary information.

Working throughout the picturesque streets and canals of Amsterdam, Knox and style face heart jap mobsters, the landlord of a neighborhood brothel and cops they don’t belief. Pursuing one younger woman who holds the main to their research, yet is both too afraid or in too deep to aid them, they come across the darkish facet of a mystery global the place would-be allies are enemies, and the sufferers themselves don’t are looking to be stored.

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Skinner

By Charlie Huston

Skinner--known through the identify of the mental scan that fostered his impassive brutality--founded his profession in "asset security" on worry. to the touch somebody less than Skinner's defense used to be to ask destruction. A savagely potent technique, till Skinner's CIA handlers started to worry him up to his enemies did and banished him to the hinterlands of the intelligence community.

Now, a cyber-terrorist assault at the US strength grid is set to finish that lengthy exile. His asset is Jae, a roboticist with a present for seeing the underlying structures violently shaping a brand new period of world guerrilla warfare.

At the foundation of is all is a tender boy, the blameless seed of a plot grown within the slums of Mumbai. dropped at flower, that plot will tip the stability of worldwide strength in a dangerous new direction.

A blend of Le Carre spycraft with Stephenson techno-philosophy, SKINNER is the positive novel that supplies a brand new form of mystery for a brand new type of international.

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Call of the Lion

By Christopher Sherlock

Name of the Lion

Following at the bestselling good fortune of Hyena sunrise, evening of the Predator and Eye of the Cobra, Christopher Sherlock’s gripping new novel mixes the damaging and topical global of foreign arms-dealing with the African settings that have develop into his hallmark.

After a life-time spent recording the atrocities of warfare on movie, Paul Norton strikes to an remoted video game reserve in Botswana to rebuild a existence shattered by means of the homicide of his father and the breakdown of his marriage. yet his turning out to be love for gorgeous American conservationist Dr Anne Madison is thrown into turmoil while he himself turns murderer to avenge the slaughter of his father’s liked lions.

Paul’s motion brings him the enmity of 1 of the main strong males in Africa, wealthy person wealthy person Wayne MacLeod; and Anne’s existence too, is endangered by means of the lethal competition among them. Then the Gulf struggle looms, casting its darkish shadow over their own struggles, and Paul discovers that MacLeod is interested in a venture of ultimate probability - one he's in a different place to strive against – development a nuclear supergun for the Iraqi tyrant.

Call of the Lion is the tale of 1 man’s seek to discover his actual id. From the killing fields of Iraq to the wilds of Africa, from clandestine conferences within the world’s capital towns to a lonely fortress in Scotland this can be a story of braveness and the triumph of 1 guy opposed to a global out to wreck him.

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Murder at Monticello: A Mrs. Murphy Mystery

By Rita Mae Brown

Mrs. Murphy digs into Virginia history—and will get her paws on a killer.

The hottest citizen of Virginia has been lifeless for almost one hundred seventy years. That hasn't stopped the nice humans of tiny Crozet, Virginia, from taking satisfaction in each point of Thomas Jefferson's existence. but if an archaeological dig of the slave quarters at Jefferson's domestic, Monticello, uncovers a stunning mystery, feelings in Crozet run high—dangerously high.

The lovely discovery at Monticello tricks a hidden passions and age-old scandals. As postmistress Mary Minor "Harry" Haristeen and a few of Crozet's best possible humans try and examine the id of a centuries-old skeleton—and the explanation at the back of the murder—Harry's tiger cat, Mrs. Murphy, and her dogs and tom cat pals try to sniff out a modern day killer. Mrs. Murphy and corgi Tee Tucker will stick their paws into the darker mysteries of human nature to unravel murders outdated and new—before interest can kill the cat—and Harry Haristeen.

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The Payback

By Simon Kernick

Dennis Milne is a guy with a previous, and a previous that comprises homicide. A former cop, he is earned his residing killing the undesirable men -- drug-dealers, corrupt company males -- those that, in his opinion, should die. For the earlier days, he is been in Manila, awaiting his subsequent objective: a tender lady who is made herself a few bad life-choices, and a few even worse enemies.

DI Tina Boyd is a lady on a venture. tricky, spiky and decided, she's searching for the fellow she holds accountable for the dying of her lover. She understands he is ruthless. She is aware he is risky. yet he is in Manila, and she's decided to discover and kill him -- sooner than he kills her.

Two law enforcement officials with pasts that hang-out them -- and a gift which may see them either lifeless. they're approximately to satisfy. And after they do, it really is payback time.

From the alternate Paperback edition.

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The Gathering

By Kelley Armstrong

An usual city . . . packed with lethal secrets

Strange issues were occurring in sixteen-year-old Maya's small Vancouver Island community—from the mountain lions which were consistently forthcoming her to her top friend's hidden expertise for "feeling" out humans and occasions. there is additionally a lovely new undesirable boy who makes Maya think . . . different. mix that with a number of unexplained deaths and a secret regarding Maya's organic mom and dad and it is simple to suspect that this city may need greater than its percentage of skeletons in its closet.

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Pavel & I: A Novel

An electrifying, suspenseful novel set throughout the wintry weather of 1946-47, one of many coldest on checklist, Pavel & I unfolds opposed to the tattered social textile of postwar Berlin. Pavel Richter, a decommissioned GI, unearths himself at odds with a rogue British military colonel and a Soviet basic while a chum deposits the frozen physique of a useless Russian secret agent in his house. So starts off the race to take ownership of the spy's mystery, a race that threatens Pavel's friendship with a highway orphan named Anders and his budding love for Sonia, his enigmatic upstairs neighbor. because the motion hurtles towards disaster, the search merges with one for the reality in regards to the novel's protagonist: Who precisely is Pavel Richter?

Praise for Pavel & I:

"Pavel & I has lots of plot (including a lifeless midget in a suitcase), a crowd of determined characters (including a whore with a middle of tarnished gold) and an strange narrative scheme-but so much of all, it has surroundings, a vividly rendered time and position: Berlin within the frigid iciness of 1946-47, rubble, hunger and no brakes on anyone's intuition for self-preservation."-New York Observer

"The novel is ugly, occasionally humorous, and fully chilling, a superb new edition of the Europe of 1946. Dan Vyleta is a reputation to watch."-Cleveland undeniable Dealer

"Impressive … Readers looking for an outstanding tale will locate one here."-Denver Post

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