By John Sandford
Davenport fits wits and wills with an obsessed kidnapper whose sufferers are edging ever towards a destiny worse than any nightmare...
By Stuart Woods
Stone Barrington’s most up-to-date purchaser doesn't appear the sort to deliver mayhem in his wake. A well mannered, well-deported gentleman, he involves Stone looking felony services on an unusual—and possibly lucrative—dilemma. Stone issues him within the correct path and sends him on his manner, yet it’s quickly transparent Stone hasn’t visible the tip of the case. numerous individuals are keenly attracted to this gentleman’s actions and the way they could relate to a long-ago crime . . . and a few of them will cease at not anything to discover the data they wish. On a hunt that leads from Florida’s tropical seashores to the luxury holiday houses of the Northeast, Stone reveals himself strolling a tightrope among bold specialists and seedy lowlifes who all have an identical prize of their points of interest. during this cutthroat contest of wills, it’s winner-takes-all . . . and Stone will want each piece of his crafty and resourcefulness to be the final guy status.
By David Rosenfelt
A German Shepherd police puppy witnesses a homicide and if his owner--an Iraq struggle vet and previous cop-turned-thief--is convicted of the crime, the puppy may be placed down. Few rival Andy Carpenter's affection for canines, and he makes a decision to symbolize the negative dogs. As Andy struggles to persuade a pass judgement on that this puppy may be let loose, he discovers that the puppy and his proprietor became concerned unwittingly in a case of a lot larger proportions than the only they've been charged with. Andy must name upon the original talents of this ex-police puppy to aid resolve the crime and forestall a catastrophic occasion from occurring.
By Andrew Britton
"May good supply Tom Clancy a run for the money." –St. Louis Post-Dispatch
"Breakneck Pacing." —Publishers Weekly on The Operative
Ryan Kealey now is familiar with he'll by no means rather placed the sport at the back of him. He's visible an excessive amount of, and the intuition is simply too deeply hardwired. however the video game itself has replaced. among annoying interagency "cooperation" that gums the works, and an overreliance on data-crunching and wiz-kid tech, today's US intelligence provider has misplaced a step to its ever-bolder, viciously adaptable worldwide enemies. and due to an important discovery within the Arctic, these enemies now have a nuke—capable of unleashing unthinkable terror.
To search out the devastating package deal earlier than it may be used, Kealey kinds an not going partnership with the younger Farsi-speaking nuclear physicist Rayhan Jafari. yet as soon as at the flooring, with know-how and their by-the-numbers command failing them, they're on their own—trusting purely their guts and every other—to behavior the soiled company of struggling with terrible destruction.
"No-holds-barred motion and gripping suspense." —Library magazine on The Exile
"The 'best' of Tom Clancy, Michael Connelly, and Robert Ludlum all rolled right into a unmarried book." —armchairinterviews.com at the murderer
By Stephen L. Carter
Bestselling writer Stephen L. Carter can provide a gripping political mystery set opposed to the backdrop of Watergate, Vietnam, and the Nixon White House.
Philmont fortress is a guy who has all of it: wealth, appreciate, and connections. He's the final individual you'd count on to fall prey to a assassin, yet then his physique is located at the grounds of a Harlem mansion by means of the younger author Eddie Wesley, who besides the girl he loves, Aurelia Treene, is pulled right into a twenty-year look for the reality. The disappearance of Eddie's sister June makes their research much more troubling. As Eddie and Aurelia discover layer upon layer of intrigue, their odyssey takes them from the rich drawing rooms of latest York during the shady corners of radical politics all of the solution to the Oval place of work and President Nixon himself.
From the exchange Paperback edition.
By John Grisham
In his ultimate hours within the Oval place of work, the outgoing President delivers a arguable last-minute pardon to Joel Backman, a infamous Washington energy dealer who has spent the final six years hidden away in a federal legal. What not anyone is familiar with is that the President matters the pardon in basic terms after receiving huge, immense strain from the CIA. it kind of feels Backman, in his energy dealer heyday, could have bought secrets and techniques that compromise the world’s so much subtle satellite tv for pc surveillance system.
Backman is quietly smuggled overseas in an army shipment airplane, given a brand new identify, a brand new identification, and a brand new domestic in Italy. ultimately, after he has settled into his new lifestyles, the CIA will leak his whereabouts to the Israelis, the Russians, the chinese language, and the Saudis. Then the CIA will do what it does most sensible: relax and watch. The query isn't even if Backman will survive—there isn't any likelihood of that. The query the CIA wishes spoke back is, who will kill him?
From the Hardcover edition.
By Stephanie E. McCarthy
A light-hearted comfortable secret that includes a small Hudson Valley city and a truly reluctant detective. Romance novelist Elspeth grey hates mysteries. not only real-life ones, however the style with smoking weapons, chalk outlines, and Prof Plum within the library with the lead pipe. fortunately, her photograph ideal New England domestic city of All Hallows doesn’t appear the main most probably position to discover lots of these, so Elspeth could be capable of get on together with her newest novel with no an individual checking out that the ‘Queen of Dessert Romances’ is in common risk of burning her personal kitchen down. until eventually, that's, a lifeless physique turns up at her ebook signing, conscientiously prepared to offer an observant detective lots of not-so-subtle clues. after which a pair extra stick to, till All Hallows starts off to seem just like the set of an Agatha Christie dramatisation. Persuaded and bullied by means of her clue- and sleuth-mad ally Julia (who bases her crime-solving suggestions on detectives who're (a) fictional, and (b) cats), can Elspeth locate the assassin, fend off the unwelcome attentions of her ex-husband and convince her agent that she isn't the stuff of which secret novelists are made?
By David Goodwillie
Aidan Cole and his buddies are a band of savvyif cynicalNew York newshounds and bloggers, thriving on the intersection of media and famous person. They meet at loft events and dive bars, speaking of scoops and web page perspectives, sexual adventures and new eating places. after which, suddenly, a bomb rips via a abandoned midtown workplace tower, and Aidans lifestyles seriously is not a similar.
Four days later, with out arrests and a urban on side, an nameless email arrives in Aidans inbox. hooked up is the photo of a beautiful younger white girl, in addition to a chilling message: this can be Paige Roderick. Shes the single dependable.
An staggering debut novel, American Subversive is a really exciting mystery (NewYorker.com) in addition to an exploration of what motivates radicalism in an age of disillusion
-- The manhattan instances publication Review.
By Barbara Parker
Gail Connor and Anthony Quintana make a flamable combine on many degrees. Passionately drawn to one another on a private point, they're both passionate defenders in their consumers even if their pursuits don’t consistently paintings in tandem.
Set all this opposed to the sultry history of a Miami that's riddled with crime and corruption, drowning in medicines, unlawful immigrants and shady bargains, simmering with a melting-pot conflict of cultures and you have got a recipe for hugely interesting, hotly explosive crime and justice.
In the 5th name within the Suspicion sequence, SUSPICION OF MALICE, Gail and Anthony have lately damaged up and locate themselves on contrary aspects of a tangled case while his teenage daughter involves her to protect her boyfriend in a capital homicide case.
Gail takes the case, watching for to have quick access to a reluctant yet still to be had exonerating witness—until she meets her witness’s attorney, Anthony Quintana. the non-public passions run excessive with a tender man’s existence at the line and clash of curiosity within the air.
By Olen Steinhauer
Sophie Kohl resides her worst nightmare. mins after she confesses to her husband, a mid-level diplomat on the American embassy in Hungary, that she had an affair whereas they have been in Cairo, he's shot within the head and killed. Stan Bertolli, a Cairo-based CIA agent, has fielded his percentage of middle of the night calls. yet his middle skips a beat whilst he hears the voice of the one lady he ever really enjoyed, calling to invite why her husband has been assassinated. Omar Halawi has labored in Egyptian intelligence for years, and he understands how one can play the sport. overseas brokers go him occasional details, he returns the desire, and everyone's satisfied. however the homicide of a diplomat in Hungary has ripples all of the technique to Cairo, and Omar needs to stick with the fall-out at any place it leads. American analyst Jibril Aziz is aware extra approximately Stumbler, a covert operation rejected via the CIA, than someone. So whilst apparently another individual has got a duplicate of the blueprints, Jibril on my own is familiar with the chance it represents. As those gamers converge in Cairo within the Cairo Affair, Olen Steinhauer's masterful manipulations slowly unveil a portrait of a wedding, a jigsaw puzzle of loyalty and betrayal, opposed to a perilous global of political video games the place allegiances are by no means transparent and results are by no means guaranteed.