True Blue

By David Baldacci

A mysterious high-profile murder within the nation's capital collides with the darkish aspect of nationwide safety in David Baldacci's new, heart-stopping thriller.

TRUE BLUE

Mason "Mace" Perry was once a firebrand cop at the D.C. police strength till she was once abducted and framed for against the law. She misplaced everything-her badge, her occupation, her freedom-and spent years in criminal. Now she's again at the outdoor and fascinated by one undertaking: to be a cop once again. Her simply shot to be a real blue back is to resolve a massive case on her personal, and end up she has the perfect to put on the uniform. yet in spite of her police leader sister on her part, she has to paintings within the shadows: A vindictive U.S. legal professional is seeking any cause to ship Mace again in the back of bars. Then Roy Kingman enters her life.

Roy is a tender legal professional who aided the bad till he took a high-paying activity at a legislations company in Washington. Mace and Roy meet after he discovers the lifeless physique of a feminine associate on the company. As they examine the demise, they begin uncovering fabulous secrets and techniques from either the personal and public global of the nation's capital.

Soon, what begun as a pretty regimen murder takes a terrifying and unforeseen turn-into whatever advanced, diabolical, and probably deadly.

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The Apocalypse Watch

By Robert Ludlum

2011 Retail ePub from OverDrive to fortunately fill a request.

Deep within the Hausruck Mountains of Austria, there's a distant hideaway--the fortress-like nerve middle of an ominous stream, the Brotherhood of the Watch. American agent Harry Latham has penetrated the circulation, a neo-Nazi association that was once born within the days after the 3rd Reich's defeat and whose lethal tentacles have unfold to the U.S. and past. Now, after 3 years in deep disguise, and at the eve of his so much dazzling good fortune, Harry Latham has disappeared.

Drew Latham, particular Officer for Consular Operations in Paris, is frantic to find his older brother's destiny. but if he gets the unexpected excellent news that Harry has surfaced, gut-twisting doubts come up. Has Harry's disguise been blown? And if this is the case, why has the Brotherhood of the Watch permit him live?

For Harry Latham has emerged with an explosive record: the key supporters of the stream, between them many of the highest-ranking officers within the usa and its allies,...

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Paying the Piper

By Simon Wood

For years, the serial kidnapper referred to as the Piper obtained wealthy by means of abducting little ones from San Francisco’s wealthiest families.

When crime reporter Scott Fleetwood will get a decision from a guy determining himself because the Piper and provides an unique interview, Fleetwood jumps on the probability. however the caller seems to be a faux, and the rash selection expenditures the lifetime of the genuine Piper’s newest victim.

For 8 lengthy years, Fleetwood has lived with insufferable guilt—and the long-lasting disdain of the complete Bay quarter. Now he hears from the true Piper—and it’s no longer for an interview. The kidnapper has the reporter’s son. yet he doesn’t wish money…he wishes blood. And he’s going to exploit Fleetwood to get it.

In the culture of Harlan Coben and Gregg Hurwitz, Simon wooden weaves a plot thick with suspense and heavy with motion. Paying the Piper grabs carry from web page one and doesn’t permit move till new bills are paid and outdated rankings settled.

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Undertow

By Warren Adler

A womanizing married Senator, having fun with a tryst in his Delaware seashore domestic with a gorgeous black girl, discovers that his paramour has unintentionally drowned. conscious of the scandal which may occur and break his political occupation, the Senator mounts a crusade of cover-up and cynical lies designed to deflect the aptitude harm. This suspenseful story of adultery, media manipulation, and political chicanery has accepted overtones and exposes the drawback confronted through any public determine who chooses the trail of dissimulation and mendacity to guard his or her profession. This tale mirrors modern-day headlines and gives insights into the darkish netherworld of political manipulation.

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The Black Echo (A Harry Bosch Novel)

By Michael Connelly

START right here: the 1st publication within the Bosch series!

For maverick LAPD murder detective Harry Bosch, the physique within the drainpipe at Mulholland Dam is greater than one other nameless statistic. This one is personal...because the murdered guy was once a fellow Vietnam "tunnel rat" who had fought part by means of part with him in a hellish underground battle. Now Bosch is set to relive the horror of Nam. From a deadly maze of blind alleys to a bold legal heist underneath the town, his survival instincts will once more be demonstrated to their restrict. Pitted opposed to enemies inside of his personal division and compelled to make the agonizing selection among justice and vengeance, Bosch is going at the hunt for a killer whose precise face will surprise him.

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Light Thickens (Inspectr Roderick Alleyn)

By Ngaio Marsh

The undesirable information: this is often the final in Ngaio Marsh's fabulous “Inspector Alleyn” sequence. the nice: it really is one in every of her absolute best. the key to Light Thickens' good fortune could lie in its mix of a few of Marsh's maximum passions, together with her local New Zealand –in the individual of, surprisingly, a Maori personality – and the theater. certainly, the plot facilities on a construction of…well, let's skirt catastrophe by way of calling it “the Scottish play,” a play that Dame Ngaio produced and directed numerous instances. between theater folks, the Scottish play is taken into account unfortunate, loads in order that culture calls for an individual who utters its right identify behind the curtain to go away the development, spin round, spit, curse, after which request permission to re-enter. For Ngaio Marsh, besides the fact that, it sort of feels to were relatively the opposite: gentle Thickens is “a wonderful swansong,” stated England's Observer, and the Los Angeles Times agreed, asserting “No playwright may possibly devise a greater curtain” than the single Dame Ngaio selected for her personal career.

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The Runaway Jury: A Novel

By John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

They are on the heart of a multimillion-dollar criminal storm: twelve women and men who've been investigated, watched, manipulated, and pressured by means of expensive attorneys and specialists who will cease at not anything to safe a verdict. Now the jury needs to decide within the so much explosive civil trial of the century, a precedent-setting lawsuit opposed to a huge tobacco corporation. yet just a handful of individuals be aware of the reality: that this jury has a pacesetter, and the decision belongs to him.

He is understood merely as Juror #2. yet he has a reputation, a earlier, and he has deliberate his each circulate with assistance from a gorgeous lady at the outdoor. Now, whereas a company empire hangs within the stability, whereas a grieving relations waits, and whereas legal professionals are plunged right into a conflict for his or her careers, the reality approximately Juror #2 is set to blow up in a move hearth of greed and corruption—and with justice battling for its life.

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Sworn to Silence (Kate Burkholder)

By Linda Castillo

Now the topic of the Lifetime unique motion picture An Amish Murder

Sworn to Silence is the 1st in Linda Castillo's New York Times bestselling Kate Burkholder series.

Some secrets and techniques are too negative to bare. a few crimes are too unspeakable to unravel. . . .

In Painters Mill, Ohio, the Amish and "English" citizens have lived facet by way of facet for 2 centuries. yet 16 years in the past, a sequence of brutal murders shattered the peaceable farming group. a tender Amish lady named Kate Burkholder survived the fear of the Slaughterhouse Killer . . . yet finally determined to depart her community.

A wealth of expertise later, Kate has been requested to come to Painters Mill as leader of police. Her Amish roots and big-city legislation enforcement heritage make her the appropriate candidate. She's convinced she's come to phrases along with her past―until the 1st physique is chanced on in a snowy field.

Kate vows to forestall the killer ahead of he moves back. yet to take action, she needs to betray either her kin and her Amish past―and disclose a depressing mystery which can spoil her.

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Breakneck

By Erica Spindler

A remorseless killer. A string of blameless, clean-cut sufferers. Detectives M.C. Riggio and Kitt Lundgren needs to race opposed to a cold-blooded predator who strikes at breakneck pace during this heart-pounding mystery from manhattan occasions bestselling writer Erica Spindler.

Hot at the heels in their final case, companions Mary Catherine (M.C.) Riggio and Kitt Lundgren, detectives within the police department's Violent Crimes Bureau in commercial, blue-collar Rockford, Illinois, are referred to as out to a faculty student’s residence the place a tender guy without legal list, no longer even a noise criticism from his acquaintances, appears to be like to were murdered in his sleep.

The path turns out chilly, till one other sufferer turns up, after which one other… each amazing toward domestic for M.C. The turning out to be record of possible impassive kills leaves M.C. and Kitt little to follow—like the 1st sufferer, all of the pursuits are teenagers, kid-next-door kinds who’ve by no means taken a step outdoor the law. Meanwhile, the case begins to take its toll on M.C.’s own existence, atmosphere her on aspect together with her companion and placing their well-deserved friendship in jeopardy. As M.C. and Kitt hunt a faceless killer, they're led deep into the cyberuniverse, the place not anyone is who he turns out and also you by no means comprehend who is watching.  At the center of this spell binding mystery is the connection among headstrong girls as they try to stability their twin roles, to profit to belief, and to stroll the nice line among upholding the law—and taking it into their very own hands.

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