Crime

The Child Bride

By Cathy Glass

Cathy Glass, foreign bestselling writer, tells the surprising tale of Zeena, a tender Asian lady eager to break out from her family.

When 14 -year-old Zeena begs to be taken into care with a non-Asian relatives, she is obviously petrified. yet of what?

Placed in the house of skilled foster carer Cathy and her relations, Zeena steadily settles into her new existence, yet misses her little brothers and sisters extraordinarily. avoided from having any touch with them through her relatives who insist she has introduced disgrace and dishonour mostly neighborhood, Zeena attempts to determine them in class. but if her father and uncle discover, they package her right into a vehicle and threaten to set hearth to her if she makes anymore difficulty. Zeena is just too apprehensive to press fees opposed to them regardless of being provided police defense in a secure house.

Eventually, Cathy discovers the devastating fact from Zeena, and with devastation she believes there's little she will do to aid her.

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Maximum Bob

By Elmore Leonard

Hard-ass Palm seashore County pass judgement on Bob Isom Gibbs enjoys sending even petty offenders away to do tough time -- which has made the record of miscreants who wish him useless longer than an absolutely grown Florida gator's tail. And plenty of his illwishers are probation officer Kathy Baker's consumers, together with younger Dale Crowe and his psycho uncle Elvin. Now, Kathy's received a fair extra daunting activity than holding BIG's sexy palms off her: preserving "Maximum Bob" alive. simply because Gibbs's many enemies appear to be keen to visit any lengths -- be it dying by way of amphibian or a few extra tried-and-true approach -- to completely finish the profession of an oversexed, racist jurist who's extra drawn to scoring than in saving his personal crimson neck.

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Det som inte dödar oss

By David Lagercrantz

Tidskriften Millennium har fått nya ägare. Elaka tungor hävdar att tiden har sprungit ifrån Mikael Blomkvist och han funderar på om han borde göra något annat.

Lisbeth Salander är rastlös. Hon medverkar i en hackerattack until synes utan någon särskild anledning. Hon tar risker hon vanligtvis är noga med att undvika. Det är inte likt henne.

En sen natt ringer professor Frans Balder, en ledande auktoritet inom AI-forskning, until eventually Blomkvist. Balder säger sig sitta på världsavgörande details om amerikanska underrättelsetjänsten. Han har dessutom haft kontakt med en ung kvinnlig superhacker, som bär vissa likheter med en individual Blomkvist känner väl.

Mikael Blomkvist börjar hoppas på det scoop som både han och Millennium behöver. Lisbeth Salander har som vanligt sin alldeles egen schedule. I Det som inte dödar oss fortsätter berättelsen. Det har blivit dags för deras vägar att korsas. Ännu en gång.

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The Silent Cry: A William Monk Novel

By Anne Perry

Deep in London’s harmful slums, Victorians transact their such a lot mystery and shameful company. For a value, a guy can procure no matter what he desires. yet for one such guy, the associated fee he can pay is his existence. In sunless Water Lane, revered solicitor Leighton Duff lies useless, kicked and overwhelmed to demise. Beside him is the hardly residing physique of his son, Rhys. The police can't fathom those brutal attacks till clever investigator William Monk, aided by means of nurse-turned-sleuth Hester Latterly, uncovers a connection among them and a chain of rapes and beatings of neighborhood prostitutes. yet then the case takes an excellent extra stunning turn.

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Sociopath - A Thriller (Jon Stanton Mysteries Book 6)

By Victor Methos

THE homicide OF A FEDERAL AGENT...

Retired detective Jon Stanton is having fun with his new existence whilst a unmarried name shatters his peace: one in all his oldest pals, a distinct agent with the Federal Bureau of research, has been murdered in a small city in Utah. Investigating a double murder, Stanton believes he had gotten too with regards to the killer and paid the final word price.

A BRUTAL SLAYING without DISCERNIBLE MOTIVES...

Stanton believes the most important to discovering the killer is within the preliminary double murder. a feminine sufferer tied to a tree and ravaged holds the solutions Stanton is seeking. He flies to Utah, leaving his new fiancé, to stroll into the darkness yet one more time.

But the killer has plans of his own...

A brief novel.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Victor Methos is a former prosecutor focusing on violent crime and is at present a legal safeguard legal professional within the usa. he's the writer of 40 bestselling books together with THE WHITE ANGEL homicide and SUPERHERO, either Kindle best a hundred destroy hits.

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Deadly Beloved (Hard Case Crime Novels)

By Max Allan Collins

Until dying DO US PART

Marcy Addwatter killed her husband – there’s no doubt approximately that. Shot him lifeless within the hotel room the place he was once trysting with a blonde hooker. Shot the hooker, too.
 
yet the place the law enforcement officials may perhaps see an open-and-shut case, inner most eye Michael Tree – Ms. Michael Tree – sees a conspiracy. For Ms. Tree, digging into it could possibly suggest digging her personal grave... and digging up her personal murdered husband's.
 
in line with the longest-running private-eye comedian ebook sequence of all time, lethal loved brings you an all-new experience of the mythical Ms. Tree – the groundbreaking lady P.I. who positioned the ‘graphic’ into image novel...

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I, Ripper: A Novel

By Stephen Hunter

The electrifying new mystery from New York Times bestselling writer Stephen Hunter takes you deep contained in the brain of the main infamous serial killer of all time: Jack the Ripper.

In the autumn of 1888, Jack the Ripper slaughtered 5 prostitutes in London’s seamy Whitechapel District. He didn't simply kill—he ripped with a butcher’s glee—and then, after the fairly ugly slaying of Mary Jane Kelly, he disappeared. For 127 years, Jack has haunted the darkish corners of our mind's eye, the paradigm of the psychotic killer. We take into account him not just for his crimes, yet simply because, regardless of one of many greatest dragnets in London background, he used to be by no means caught.

I, Ripper is a bright reimagining of Jack’s own tale entwined with that of an Irish journalist who coated the case, knew the principals, charted the research, and eventually, stymied, went off in a daring new course. those males stalk one another via a urban twisted in worry of the madman’s blade, a cat-and-mouse video game that brings to existence the sounds and scents of the fleshpot tenderloin of Whitechapel and the entire lurid acts that fueled the Ripper headlines.

Dripping with intrigue, surroundings, and diabolical twists, this can be a marvelous mental mystery from perennial New York Times bestseller Stephen Hunter, who the San Francisco Examiner calls “one of the easiest storytellers of his generation.”

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The Balloon Man

By Charlotte MacLeod

With a serenely attractive, picture-perfect day as a backdrop, what may be able to get it wrong on the wonderful seashore marriage ceremony at the Kelling property? lots. First, Max is knocked subconscious by means of an individual attempting to thieve the bride's gold and ruby necklace. Then a scorching air balloon by surprise crashes into the tent leaving a mangled corpse underneath its wicker basket. Later, Uncle Jem's classic Rolls Royce is stolen. it is going to now take all of Max's ambitious talents because the world's maximum professional on paintings robbery to pop this secret broad open.

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Divided Loyalties (Dividing Line Book #2) (Dividing Line Series)

By Heather Atkinson

Rachel Maguire ultimately has all of it. Matriarch of the strong Maguire relations, whose identify is feared and respected through the urban of Manchester, she is prosperous, contented and extra in love than ever together with her husband Danny. operating together with their one time arch enemies, the legislations family members, existence for the Maguires hasn't ever been extra peaceable.

However that peace is set to be shattered within the so much brutal manner attainable and Rachel unearths herself looking a faceless enemy, person who will cease at not anything to work out her relatives fall.

Contains robust language and scenes of intercourse, violence and torture.

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Mr. Mercedes: A Novel (The Bill Hodges Trilogy)

By Stephen King

WINNER OF THE 2015 EDGAR AWARD FOR most sensible NOVEL
no 1 New York occasions bestseller! In a high-suspense race opposed to time, 3 of the main not likely heroes Stephen King has ever created try and cease a lone killer from blowing up hundreds of thousands. “Mr. Mercedes is a wealthy, resonant, really readable accomplishment via a guy who can write in no matter what style he chooses” (The Washington Post).

In the frigid pre-dawn hours, in a distressed Midwestern urban, determined unemployed fogeys are covered up for a place at a task reasonable. unexpectedly, a lone driving force plows throughout the crowd in a stolen Mercedes, working over the blameless, backing up, and charging back. 8 individuals are killed; fifteen are wounded. The killer escapes.

In one other a part of city, months later, a retired cop named invoice Hodges remains to be haunted via the unsolved crime. while he will get a crazed letter from a person who self-identifies because the “perk” and threatens a good extra diabolical assault, Hodges wakes up from his depressed and vacant retirement, hell-bent on fighting one other tragedy.

Brady Hartsfield lives together with his alcoholic mom in the home the place he was once born. He enjoyed the texture of dying less than the wheels of the Mercedes, and he wishes that rush back. purely invoice Hodges, with new, strange allies, can understand the killer earlier than he moves back. and so they don't have any time to lose, simply because Brady’s subsequent challenge, if it succeeds, will kill or maim thousands.

Mr. Mercedes is a struggle among sturdy and evil, from the grasp of suspense whose perception into the brain of this obsessed, insane killer is chilling and unforgettable.

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