Library journal starred review “Grips the reader from the get-go and doesn’t let up until the final twist. Associated Press. The judge must rule exactly as instructed in a drug case he is about to hear. Then a phone call begins every parent’s most chilling nightmare. If he refuses, the consequences for the children will be dire.
Say Nothing: A Novel #ad - For scott and his wife, gut-churning ordeal of blackmail, Alison, deceit, the kidnapper’s call is only the beginning of a twisting, and terror. Scott’s six-year-old twins, Sam and Emma, have been taken. Tension throughout and tears at the end. Sue grafton judge scott sampson doesn’t brag about having a perfect life, but the evidence is clear: A prestigious job.
Missing DaughterMIRA #ad - A teenage boy admits he was outside her bedroom window the night she disappeared. Not maddie’s thirteen-year-old brother, Tyler, who heard voices in her room the night she vanished. Days, the lanes fearing that maddie is gone forever…until a stunning twist shocks everyone, then agonizing years go by without answers, weeks, months, plunging the family deeper into a world of buried secrets whose revelations threaten the very foundation of their lives.
Not karen, with her tragic past, who argued with her daughter. For ryan and karen lane, it happens on the morning they discover their twelve-year-old daughter’s window open, their beloved Maddie missing from her bed. Police investigate. Families with nothing to hide don’t have so many secretsLife can change in an instant.
Missing Daughter #ad - Suspicions swirl. A halfway house for convicts recently opened in the neighborhood. The lane family is thrown into turmoil, then detectives turn their sights on them. No one is ruled out. Not ryan, with his violent streak.
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Disaster is always closer than you know. It was a lesson melanie Barrick learned the hard way growing up in the constant upheaval of foster care. Or her undoing. Over the years, he has victimized dozens of women. Including Melanie. Yet now her attacker might be the key to her salvation. But now that she’s survived into adulthood—with a loving husband, a steady job, and a beautiful baby boy named Alex—she thought that turmoil was behind her.
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As nate and selena dig deeper into the Star-Crossed Killer case and the body count rises, the truth about Regan's disappearance becomes chillingly clear. And kill Them. In the desolate Montana woods, evil is lurking. The only person who can help him find her is Detective Selena Alvarez, Regan's partner. Regan knows exactly what he's capable of--and avoiding the same fate will take every drop of her courage and cunning.
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A Maiden's GraveG.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - The madman who has them at gunpoint has a simple plan: One hostage an hour will die unless the demands are met. A bus full of children is taken hostage in this “screaming hit” The New York Times Book Review from the bestselling author of The Never Game and The Bone Collector. Along a windswept kansas road, eight vulnerable girls and their helpless teachers are forced off a school bus and held hostage in an abandoned slaughterhouse.
He has a plan. Now the clock is ticking as a chilling game of cat and mouse begins. Called to the scene is Arthur Potter, the FBI’s best hostage negotiator. But so does one of the hostages—a beautiful teacher who’s willing to do anything to save the lives of her students.
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In this exhilarating thriller inspired by real-life serial killer Ted Bundy, FBI profiler Caitlin Hendrix faces off against a charming, merciless serial killer. In southern texas, on Saturday nights, women are disappearing. He then plays out a twisted fantasy—turning them into dolls for him to possess, control, and ultimately destroy.
Into the Black Nowhere: A Novel An UNSUB Novel Book 2 #ad - . A mother is ripped from her home while checking on her baby. Caitlin's profile leads the FBI to focus on one man: a charismatic, successful professional who easily gains people's trust. The women in the woods are not the killer's first victims, nor are they likely to be his last. Another, from her car at a stoplight.
But can they apprehend him before it's too late? As Saturday night approaches, Caitlin and the FBI enter a desperate game of cat and mouse, racing to capture the cunning predator before he claims his next victim. One vanishes from a movie theater. Around the bodies, polaroid photos are stuck in the earth like headstones, picturing other women with their wrists slashed.
The Driver: A ThrillerDutton #ad - Suddenly the wind begins to speak to Skellig in the guttural accent of the Chechen torturer he shot through the eye in Yemen a decade ago: Troubletroubletrouble. Complicating matters further is the appearance of Detective Delilah Groopman of the LAPD, gorgeous and brash, for whom Skellig has always held a candle.
He’s spent the past twenty-eight hours ferrying around Bismarck Avila, a celebrity skateboard mogul who isn’t going home any time soon. As for avila? he’s willing to help clear Skellig’s name under one peculiar condition: that Skellig become Avila’s personal chauffeur. A cushy gig for any driver, except for the fact that someone is clearly trying to kill Avila, and Skellig is literally the only person sitting between Avila and a bullet to the head.
The Driver: A Thriller #ad - Skellig runs inside just in time to save avila from two gunmen but too late for one of Avila’s bodyguards—and wakes up hours later in the hospital, the only person of interest in custody for the murder. I loved every page. Scott turow michael skellig is a limo driver waiting for his client in the alley behind an upscale hotel.
Skellig has heard these warnings before—he’s an Army Special Forces sergeant whose limo company is staffed by a ragtag band of wounded veterans, including his Afghan interpreter—and he knows to listen carefully. From the creator of the TV show Bones comes a smart and funny debut thriller. Everything a great thriller should be—always smart, often funny, and relentlessly exciting.
Blood Truth The Rick Cahill Series Book 4Oceanview Publishing #ad - But as he grapples with his father's past, the woman he still loves pleads with him to find out if her husband is having an affair—or is involved in something much more sinister. When a long-hidden safe unlocks clues about why his father was kicked off the police force twenty-seven years ago and then spiraled into an early drunken death, Rick determines to find the truth even if it proves the one thing he's always feared.
Could the truth send her back into rick’s arms? Would he have a last shot at happiness? He may never get the chance to find out, as killers who will do anything to protect their secrets lurk in the shadows. A hard-boiled pi novel for fans of Raymond Chandler, Ross MacDonald, and Dashiell Hammett. Rick cahill has long feared the truth about his own blood—the blood of his father coursing through his veins.
Faces of the Gone: A Mystery The Carter Ross Mystery Series Book 1Minotaur Books #ad - It turns out that the four victims have one connection after all, and this knowledge will put Carter on the path of one very ambitious killer. Faces of the gone by brad parks won the shamus Award for Best First Novel and the Nero Award for Best American Mystery--it is the first book to receive both awards.
Carter doesn't come from the streets, but he understands a thing or two about Newark's neighborhoods. Four bodies, stacked like cordwood in a weed-choked vacant lot: That's the front-page news facing Carter Ross, each with a single bullet wound in the back of the head, investigative reporter with the Newark Eagle-Examiner.
The book was named to lists of the year's best mystery debuts by the Chicago Sun-Times and South Florida Sun-Sentinel. And he knows there are no quick answers when dealing with a crime like this. Determined to uncover the true story, to help him with legwork on the streets; and Tynesha Dales, the paper's gay Cuban intern, the paper's smoking-hot city editor, he enlists the aide of Tina Thompson, to run interference at the office; Tommy Hernandez, a local stripper, to take him to Newark's underside.
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Shadow of a Thief: A ThrillerWitness Impulse #ad - Combining his pitch perfect voice for the characters who live in new york's underbelly with a compelling new protagonist, Norm Green’s Shadow of a Thief grabs you by the throat and doesn't let goIn a previous life, Saul Fowler was a thief-for-hire with an impressive client list, including the US government.
Before long he finds himself contending with gangs, prostitutes, pimps, and just maybe, the NYPD, the fifth fundamental universal force. Finding the truth will either change his life forever, or end it. Gritty and unputdownable, this is perfect for fans of James Lee Burke and Robert Crais. Please?” none of this would be Saul's problem, except that the girl might be his half-sister.
Shadow of a Thief: A Thriller #ad - Back in nyc, a place he never thought he’d see again, Saul delves deep under the surface of the dead girl’s life. When he seeks shelter from his addictions up on the coast of Maine, his past comes back to haunt him in the form of his estranged stepfather, Reverend McClendon. Someone killed my daughter, ” says the rev.
Find out who did it Saul, I know you can help me.
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Vine Voice. One man, one mission; prevent the outbreak of the next world war…Live reports of an explosive attack in Pakistan are flooding the world’s newsrooms. Praise for gary haynes 'mixing politics and espionage with a race against time plot Haynes has produced a novel that fans of the TV shows ‘24’ and Homeland will enjoy.
State Of Honour Tom Dupree, Book 1 A Tom Dupree novel #ad - Crime thriller hound'haynes revs up the energy level from the first page and involves the reader in a manner like the best of Tom Clancy's novels. Grady harp hall of Fame Top 100 Reviewer. The us secretary of state is missing – and with tensions on the international diplomatic scene at boiling point Special Agent Tom Dupree has only three days to track down her abductors.
Linda carlyle will be beheaded in three days if her abductor’s demands are not met.