Download E-books A Game for the Living PDF

By Patricia Highsmith

Ramón, a religious Catholic, fixes furnishings in Mexico urban, no longer faraway from the place he used to be born into poverty. Theodore, a wealthy German expatriate and painter, believes in not anything in any respect. You’d imagine the 2 had not anything in universal. other than, after all, that either had slept with Lelia. shape an not likely friendship, till Lelia is located brutally murdered. either are suspects and every suspects the other.

Twisting in a limbo of anxiety and doubt, Ramón and Theodore grab on a 3rd guy, a thief obvious at Lelia’s condominium, and their hunt takes them from Mexico urban to sun-drenched Acapulco, and to a small colonial mountain city. an exhilarating, psychologically advanced novel, wealthy with environment, A video game for the dwelling is Highsmith at her top.

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Download E-books Full Circle (E. J. Pugh, Book 9) PDF

By Susan Rogers Cooper

The recent E.J. Pugh homicide secret - somebody is stalking romance novelist E.J. Pugh's fourteen-year-old followed daughter, Bessie. the entire Pugh extended family rallies around her to maintain her secure - yet Bessie has extra difficulties than an ordinary teen. while she was once a baby, her complete kinfolk have been murdered . . . so who's this individual claiming to be her useless brother Aldon? And who looks keen to take out her whole new kin to get to her? The Pugh family members is taken again, complete circle, to the place the horror all all started.

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Download E-books Body Work: A V.I. Warshawski Novel PDF

By Sara Paretsky

The very last thing V.I. Warshawski was once looking ahead to while she confirmed up at Chicago's membership Gouge used to be that she'd finish up cradling a death functionality artist in an alley. A PTSD-stricken soldier is presumed to blame of the homicide, yet it really is as much as V.I. to determine what different types of shady actions are rather occurring at membership Gouge...

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Download E-books Foreign Affairs: A Stone Barrington Novel PDF

By Stuart Woods

Stone Barrington returns within the new edge-of-your-seat mystery from the number one New York Times–bestselling author.
 
whilst he’s apprised on the final minute of a compulsory assembly in a foreign country, Stone Barrington rushes off to Europe for a whirlwind journey of industrial and, in fact, excitement. yet from the beginning the journey appears to be like cursed, affected by suspicious “accidents” and unlucky occasions, and a few of Stone’s plans pass up in flames—literally. 

no longer a believer in twist of fate, Stone units out to profit the genuine resource of his curious misfortune and unearths that what seemed to be undesirable success may perhaps, actually, were a caution. From the stylish streets of Paris to Italy's astonishing Amalfi Coast, Stone is pursued from either side . . . but if the tables flip, the hunted might develop into the hunter . . .

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Download E-books The Bayou Trilogy: Under the Bright Lights, Muscle for the Wing, and The Ones You Do PDF

By Daniel Woodrell

A hard-hitting, seriously acclaimed trilogy of crime novels from an writer approximately whom New York journal has written, "What humans say approximately Cormac McCarthy ... is going double for [Woodrell]. very likely more."

In the parish of St. Bruno, intercourse is straightforward, corruption festers, and double-dealing is a life-style. Rene color is an uncompromising detective swimming in a sea of grime.

As coloration takes on hit males, porn kings, a gang of ex-cons, and the ghosts of his personal checkered earlier, Woodrell's 3 seminal novels pit long-entrenched criminals opposed to the demanding line of the legislations, brother opposed to brother, and enormously diversified sons opposed to a long-absent father.

THE BAYOU TRILOGY highlights the origins of a distinct writer, a author who for over twenty years has created an indelible illustration of the shadows of the agricultural American event and has progressively outfitted a loyal following between crime fiction aficionados and esteemed literary critics alike.

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Download E-books Dead End PDF

A scientist’s magnificent discovery pits him opposed to a multinational drug corporation in a struggle for his life.

Richard Parnell is among the major minds in gene remedy learn, and he expects the task at Dubette, Inc., to be his first step to a Nobel Prize. but if he arrives on the American pharmaceutical great, he reveals himself close out of the most avenues of analysis, remoted from the innovative in a fashion he hasn't ever been before.

To strength his means into the interior circle, he needs to forgo ethics. by means of trying out a brand new gene treatment on human topics, Parnell hits upon whatever dazzling. A shot from his syringe makes AIDS sufferers recuperate and tumors disappear. the company heads at Dubette are delighted, and rush Parnell’s wonderful discovery to industry. yet what's he to do whilst he learns that, faraway from being a miracle medication, his leap forward may very well be a recipe for definite death?

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Download E-books The City of Mirrors: A Novel (Book Three of The Passage Trilogy) PDF

By Justin Cronin

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “A exciting finale to a trilogy that would stand as one of many nice achievements in American fable fiction.”—Stephen King

You The Passage. You confronted The Twelve. Now input The urban of Mirrors for the ultimate reckoning. because the bestselling epic races to its breathtaking finale, Justin Cronin’s band of hardened survivors look ahead to the second one coming of unspeakable darkness.

The global we knew is long past. What international will upward push in its place?

The Twelve were destroyed and the terrifying hundred-year reign of darkness that descended upon the realm has ended. The survivors are stepping open air their partitions, decided to construct society anew—and bold to dream of a hopeful future.

yet faraway from them, in a lifeless city, he waits: 0. the 1st. Father of the Twelve. The affliction that shattered his human existence haunts him, and the hatred spawned by way of his transformation burns vibrant. His fury can be quenched in basic terms while he destroys Amy—humanity’s basically wish, the lady from Nowhere who grew as much as upward push opposed to him.

One final time mild and darkish will conflict, and eventually Amy and her pals will comprehend their fate.

Praise for The urban of Mirrors

“Compulsively readable.”—The long island instances ebook Review

“The urban of Mirrors is poetry. exciting in each manner it should be, yet poetry simply an identical . . . The writing is luxurious, the language gorgeous, even if the motion itself is darkish and violent.”—The Huffington Post

“This rather is the massive occasion you’ve been expecting . . .  a real final stand that builds and springs with a bloody, roaring payoff you won’t see coming, then builds again to the massive face off you’ve been ready for.”—NPR

“A masterpiece . . .  with The urban of Mirrors, the 3rd quantity within the Passage trilogy, Justin Cronin places paid to what could be the best post-apocalyptic epic in our dystopian-glutted instances. a beautiful fulfillment by means of nearly each measure.”—The nationwide Post

“Justin Cronin’s Passage trilogy is extraordinary for the unremitting force of its narrative, for the breathtaking sweep of its imagined destiny, and for the transparent lucidity of its language.”—Stephen King

“Superb . . . This end to bestseller Cronin’s apocalyptic mystery trilogy ends with all the heartbreak, pleasure, and unforeseen twists of destiny that occasions in The Passage and The Twelve foreordained.”Publishers Weekly (starred review)

“Readers who've been patiently watching for the realization to Cronin’s sweeping postapocalyptic trilogy are richly rewarded with this epic, heart-wrenching novel. . . . not just does this identify convey the sequence to an exciting and enjoyable end, however it additionally shows Cronin’s relocating exploration of affection as either a harmful strength and an elemental want, raising this paintings between its dystopian peers.”Library Journal (starred review)

Praise for Justin Cronin

“One of these infrequent authors who paintings on diverse degrees, mixing elegantly crafted literary fiction with cliff-hanging thrills.”—Fort worthy Star-Telegram

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* An Indie subsequent Pick
* A LibraryReads Selection
* An Amazon most sensible booklet of the Month (Mysteries & Thrillers)
* a regular sweet top publication of March
* certainly one of More Magazine’s "Five Thrillers to not learn After Dark"

When Dr. John Taylor turns up lifeless in a lodge room, the neighborhood police discover sufficient incriminating facts to suspect foul play. Detective Samantha Adams, whose Palo Alto beat often covers petty crimes, is innocently thrown right into a high-profile case that's extra advanced than any she has confronted sooner than. A popular reconstructive health practitioner and a revered kin guy, Dr. Taylor used to be cherished and popular. yet underneath his ideal façade was once a hidden life—in truth, a number of lives. Dr. Taylor was once married to 3 very varied ladies in 3 separate towns. because the conditions surrounding his loss of life emerge, Detective Adams unearths herself monitoring down a assassin via a tangled internet of marital deception and revenge. New York Times bestselling writer Alice LaPlante’s haunting and complicated novel of family members secrets and techniques dissects—with scalpel-like agility—the intricacies of hope and dedication, belief and jealousy.

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By Arnaldur Indridason

Delving right into a murdered man’s lifestyles, Detective Erlendur discovers that 40 years in the past he used to be accused of an appalling crime. Did his earlier come again to hang-out him? Erlendur makes use of the entire forensic assets on hand together with Iceland’s Genetic study Centre so as to locate the answers.

From the exchange Paperback edition.

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