Download E-books Nightmare in Pink: A Travis McGee Novel PDF

By John D. MacDonald

From a liked grasp of crime fiction, Nightmare in Pink is one of the vintage novels that includes Travis McGee, the hard-boiled detective who lives on a houseboat.
 
Travis McGee’s everlasting deal with is the Busted Flush, Slip F-18, Bahia Mar, Lauderdale, and there isn’t a hell of much that compels him to depart it. other than perhaps a decision from an outdated military blood brother who wishes a want. If it wasn’t for him, McGee will not be alive. For that sort of good friend, Travis McGee will go back and forth nearly anyplace, even long island urban. specially while there’s a damsel in distress.
 
“As a tender author, all I ever sought after used to be to the touch readers as powerfully as John D. MacDonald touched me.”—Dean Koontz
 
The damsel in query is his previous friend’s child sister, whose fiancé has simply been murdered in what the gurus declare was once a customary new york mugging. yet Nina is familiar with higher. Her soon-to-be husband were digging round, discovering scum and scandal at his genuine property funding company. And this scum will visit any lengths to ensure their secrets and techniques don’t get out.
 
Travis is set to unravel issues, yet simply as he’s last in at the fact, he unearths himself drugged and brought captive. If he’s being locked up in a psychological establishment with a gradual circulate of substances siphoned into his physique, how can Travis retain his promise to his previous pal? extra vital, how can he get himself out alive?
 
Features a brand new creation by means of Lee Child

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Download E-books Missing Pieces PDF

By Joy Fielding

How a long way will a mom visit defend her kin from a madman?

An unmatched grasp of mental suspense, pleasure Fielding has written her such a lot chilling and complex novel yet--a compulsively readable examine the razor-thin line among day-by-day domesticity and nerve-shattering terror.

It needed to result in blood.  Family therapist Kate Sinclair, healer of misplaced souls, ideal spouse and mom, has unexpectedly develop into trapped in a nightmare of her own.  Her teenage daughter has simply came across intercourse, lies, and rebellion.  Her ex-boyfriend has back to threaten her marriage.  Her once-peaceful place of origin is being woke up via chilling headlines: one other lady is missing.  Kate can feel the darkness amassing round her, can see the error, the missteps, the lacking pieces.  She is terrified of what the next day will bring.

Enter Colin pleasant, a guy on trial for abducting and killing 13 women--the good-looking, "misunderstood" sociopath Kate's sister plans to marry.  Colin loves girls to death.  He cannot wait to work out Kate and the women again.  One darkish evening once they are domestic on my own, disarmed, prepared for bed...

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Download E-books The Double Game PDF

By Dan Fesperman

A few years sooner than the autumn of the Berlin Wall, spook-turned-novelist Edwin Lemaster printed to up-and-coming journalist invoice Cage that he’d as soon as thought of spying for the enemy. For Cage, a international provider brat who grew up within the very towns the place Lemaster’s books have been set, the inside track tale created a quick yet embarrassing sensation and heralded the start of the tip of his profession in journalism.

greater than 20 years later, Cage, now a lonely, disappointed PR guy, gets an nameless notice hinting that he must have dug deeper into Lemaster’s pronouncement. Spiked with cryptic references to a few of Cage’s favourite undercover agent novels, the be aware is the 1st of many literary bread crumbs that lead him again to Vienna, Prague, and Budapest, every one guideline drawing him towards the complicated fact, every one giving upward thrust to extra questions: Why is gorgeous Litzi Strauss again in his existence after thirty years? How a lot of his father’s task concerned the CIA? because the occasions of Lemaster’s prior eerily—and dangerously—begin intersecting with these of Cage’s personal, a “long stalemate of secrecy” may perhaps eventually be coming to an finish.

a narrative approximately spies and their secrets and techniques, fathers and sons, fanatics and destiny, duplicity and loyalty, The Double Game ingeniously faucets the espionage classics of the chilly conflict to construct a spellbinding maze of intrigue. it's Dan Fesperman’s so much audacious, suspenseful, and fulfilling novel yet.

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Download E-books Compound Factures (Dr. Alan Gregory, Book 20) PDF

By Stephen White

For greater than 20 years, in approximately a rating of bestselling crime novels, manhattan occasions bestselling writer Stephen White's tales of Boulder psychologist Alan Gregory have captivated thousands of readers. Now Compound Fractures presents a riveting final bankruptcy to the series.

In Line of fireside, the tantalizing prelude to this ultimate publication, Dr. Gregory came upon himself assailed through threat from each path as he struggled with situations past his keep watch over. specialists have been remaining in on Alan and his good friend Sam Purdy for his or her function in a woman's loss of life years previous. Alan used to be suffering to house the emotional cave in of his longtime good friend Diane after she came upon facts of her husband's infidelity.

By the tip, Alan's own existence and his profession have been at risk of entire collapse.

But Line of fireside purely set the degree. In Compound Fractures, the explosive end to the decades-long saga, Alan is pressured to recognize that the perils that can carry him to his knees will not be the risks he acknowledges, nor are they orchestrated through the nemesis he has lengthy feared. as a substitute he's faced via unforeseen threats from unanticipated adversaries and by way of intimate betrayal from those that were closest to him. he's forced to think again what he has lengthy believed approximately belief and approximately love whereas he's attempting to deal with overwhelming loss and grief.

To defend himself he needs to revisit the tough moral hassle that grew to become his existence the other way up as a tender psychologist. He has to pass judgement on even if the folk reentering his existence after lengthy absences are buddies or foes. He has to make experience of echoes of far away tragedies whereas he makes a decision if there's an individual he can relatively belief. typically, because the clock ticks down, he needs to resolve a dangerous secret in Eldorado Springs that has been brewing for greater than a decade.

At occasions filled with pathos, at different instances replete with White's special wry humor, Compound Fractures can provide the entrancing characters, the suspense, the intricately plotted storylines, and the unforeseen twists that readers have come to expect.

Compound Fractures offers to be a jaw-dropping and fulfilling final act in Stephen's cherished sequence.

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Download E-books Darker than Amber: Introduction by Lee Child: Travis McGee, No.7 PDF

By John D MacDonald

'MacDonald had a massive impression on me . . . Reacher is sort of a totally indifferent model of Travis McGee' LEE baby

Travis McGee isn’t your common knight in shining armour. He purely works while his funds runs out, and his rule is straightforward: He’ll assist you locate no matter what used to be taken from you, so long as he can preserve part.

Travis McGee and his buddy are on a fishing journey after they witness a girl being tossed from a bridge into the open sea. Travis rescues her, yet Evangeline is obviously no traditional sufferer. at the back of her darker-than-amber eyes is a seductive girl along with her personal agenda.

Now that he’s kept her, Travis desires to support Evangeline make a brand new existence. yet to take action he needs to confront a gang of murderers so terrifying they make his blood run chilly . . .

First released in 1966, Darker than Amber positive factors an advent by means of Lee Child

JOHN D. MACDONALD: A GRAND grasp CRIME WRITER

'The nice entertainer of our age, and a enchanting storyteller' - Stephen King

'Travis McGee is my favorite fiction detective. He’s nice simply because he has a philosophical aspect – he'll struggle a number of mobsters in a carpark after which have a muse approximately existence, the universe and every little thing' - Tony Parsons

'Travis McGee is my favorite fiction detective. He’s nice simply because he has a philosophical facet – he'll struggle a host of mobsters in a carpark after which have a muse approximately existence, the universe and every thing' - Tony Parsons

'A dominant impression on writers crafting the ongoing sequence personality . . . I envy the new release of readers simply learning Travis McGee' - Sue Grafton

'The consummate seasoned, a grasp storyteller and witty observer . . . The Travis McGee novels are one of the best works of fiction ever penned via an American writer they usually maintain a striking feel of freshness' - Jonathan Kellerman

'. . . my favourite novelist of all time' - Dean Koontz

'A grasp storyteller, a masterful suspense author . . . John D. MacDonald is a shining instance for we all within the box' - Mary Higgins Clark

'What a pleasure that those undying and valuable novels can be found back' - Ed McBain

'There’s just one factor pretty much as good as analyzing a John D. MacDonald novel: analyzing it back . . . he's the best-ever grasp of the yankee secret novel' - John Saul

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Download E-books The Forgotten (John Puller) PDF

By David Baldacci

In Paradise, not anything is what it seems...

THE FORGOTTEN

Army distinct Agent John Puller is the simplest there's. A strive against veteran, Puller is the guy the U.S. military is dependent upon to enquire the hardest crimes dealing with the state. Now he has a brand new case--but this time, the crime is own: His aunt has been discovered lifeless in Paradise, Florida.

A picture-perfect city on Florida's Gulf Coast, Paradise flourishes at the filthy rich travelers and retirees interested in its lovely climate and shores. The neighborhood police have governed his aunt's loss of life an unlucky, tragic coincidence. yet in advance of she died, she mailed a letter to Puller's father, telling him that underneath its appealing veneer, Paradise isn't all it kind of feels to be.

What Puller reveals convinces him that his aunt's loss of life was once no twist of fate . . . and that the palm timber and sandy shores of Paradise could conceal a conspiracy so surprising that a few will visit unthinkable lengths to ensure in reality by no means published.

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Download E-books The Girl, the Gold Watch & Everything: A Novel PDF

By John D. MacDonald, Dean Koontz

From John D. MacDonald, one of many enduring American novelists of the 20th century, comes a technological know-how fiction vintage with a undying premise. An aimless younger guy discovers how to cease the area in its tracks—and that’s while his lifestyles actually begins.

Introduction via Dean Koontz

Once a typical math instructor, Omar Krepps built a knack for playing, accrued a wonderful fortune, and spent the remainder of his existence touring the area and freely giving his hundreds of thousands. Upon his loss of life, although, Krepps bequeaths not anything to his nephew and merely dwelling blood relative, Kirby Winter—nothing, that's, other than an old watch and a sealed letter to be opened after one year.

But Kirby has even more in his ownership than he realizes. The watch has the ability to control time. not just does this revelation make clear the secret of his uncle’s existence, it places Kirby at the route to unbelievable wealth and a brand new rent on love . . . in addition to a complete host of lethal problems. Even in a universe the place time isn't any factor, Kirby needs to tread rigorously to stick one step sooner than danger.

Praise for John D. MacDonald

“To diggers 1000 years from now, the works of John D. MacDonald will be a treasure at the order of the tomb of Tutankhamen.”—Kurt Vonnegut

“As a tender author, all I ever sought after used to be to the touch readers as powerfully as John D. MacDonald touched me.”—Dean Koontz

“John D. MacDonald was once a author approach sooner than his time.”—John Saul

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Download E-books The Striker (An Isaac Bell Adventure) PDF

By Clive Cussler, Justin Scott

Detective Isaac Bell returns in a awesome new event from the number 1 New York instances bestselling sequence.

It is 1902, and a vibrant, green younger guy named Isaac Bell, merely years out of his apprenticeship on the Van Dorn Detective enterprise, has an pressing message for his boss. employed to seek for radical unionist saboteurs within the coal mines, he's witness to a negative twist of fate that makes him imagine anything else goes on…that provocateurs are at paintings and larger stakes are in play.

Little does he understand simply how significant they are.

Given precisely one week to end up his case, Bell quick reveals himself pitted opposed to of the main ruthless competitors he has ever known—men of amazing ambition and cold-bloodedness who're no longer approximately to allow a few wet-behind-the-ears detective stand of their manner.

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Download E-books The Shining Girls: A Novel PDF

By Lauren Beukes

The ladies who would not die hunts the killer who will not exist.

The destiny isn't really as loud as struggle, however it is relentless. It has a negative fury all its own."

Harper Curtis is a killer who stepped out of the previous. Kirby Mazrachi is the lady who used to be by no means intended to have a future.

Kirby is the final shining lady, one of many shiny younger ladies, burning with strength, whose lives Harper is destined to snuff out after he stumbles on a home in Depression-era Chicago that opens directly to different occasions.

At the urging of the home, Harper inserts himself into the lives of the shining women, watching for the suitable second to strike. he is the final word hunter, vanishing into once more after each one homicide, untraceable-until one among his sufferers survives.

Determined to carry her would-be killer to justice, Kirby joins the Chicago Sun-Times to paintings with the ex-homicide reporter, Dan Velasquez, who lined her case. quickly Kirby reveals herself last in at the very unlikely fact . . .

The Shining Girls is a masterful twist at the serial killer story: a violent quantum bounce that includes a memorable and beautiful heroine in pursuit of a perilous criminal.

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