By Andrew Kaplan
“Andrew Kaplan represents a best for mystery writing.”
—David Morrell, New York Times bestselling writer of The Brotherhood of the Rose
Espionage fiction is warmer than ever, as evidenced by way of the outstanding luck of Daniel Silva, Alex Berenson, and Ted Bell—and Andrew Kaplan performs the undercover agent online game in addition to someone in the market. Following his gorgeous mystery, Scorpion Betrayal (which celebrity writer Harlan Coben known as, “one of the neatest, swiftest and so much compelling secret agent novels I’ve learn in years”), Kaplan plunges his tricky, code-named intelligence operative into the harmful fray once again in Scorpion Winter. The ex-CIA agent-turned-freelance undercover agent is on project in Russia, worrying a hornet’s nest of assassination and political intrigue which can erupt in all-out worldwide struggle during this electrifying espionage mystery that would enthrall Robert Ludlum, Brad Thor, and Vince Flynn fans.
By James Patterson, David Ellis
All people thinks Emmy Dockery is loopy. enthusiastic about discovering the hyperlink among countless numbers of unsolved situations, Emmy has taken depart from her activity as an FBI researcher. Now all she has are the newspaper clippings that wallpaper her bed room, and her routine nightmares of an all-consuming fire.
Not even Emmy's ex-boyfriend, box agent Harrison "Books" Bookman, will think her that hundreds and hundreds of kidnappings, rapes, and murders are all hooked up. that's, until eventually Emmy unearths a bit of proof he cannot have enough money to disregard. extra murders are suggested by way of the day--and they are all inexplicable. No reasons, no homicide guns, no suspects. might one individual rather be liable for those unthinkable crimes?
INVISIBLE is James Patterson's scariest, such a lot chilling stand-alone mystery but.
By Brad Taylor
A tentative peace among Israel and Palestine has been brokered via the USA. however the Taskforce—a clandestine crew working outdoors people legislations to guard the rustic from terrorism—hears of an assassination test at the American envoy despatched to solidify the treaty. The Taskforce needs to commit each source to saving his life—and fighting one other bloody outbreak of violence.
Taskforce operator Pike Logan and his accomplice, Jennifer Cahill, needs to seek out the murderer during the center East, following a path that turns into extra perilous at each flip. they usually needs to care for terrorist agencies, self reliant killers, and shaky allies to discover the most important risk of all: an American citizen hiding a mystery that simply may possibly break every little thing, together with the Taskforce.
By Kevin Hearne
With a sly mixture of delusion, humor, and paranormal event, Kevin Hearne is the trickster god of action-packed mash-ups. In The Iron Druid Chronicles, Atticus O'Sullivan is a people hero for the twenty-first century, combating mythical beasts, shadowy mystics, and demonic demigods from all over the world. Now get Hounded, Hexed, and Hammered by surprise during this booklet package, a triple dose of mayhem instantly out of Hearne's genre-smashing imagination.
Includes a preview of the fourth publication within the sequence, Tricked, in addition to bonus brief tales set on this planet of The Iron Druid Chronicles: "Clan Rathskeller" and the book particular "Kaibab Unbound."
By Laura Lippman
In New York Times bestselling writer Laura Lippman’s electrifying mystery, PI Tess Monaghan discovers she might’ve gotten herself right into a harmful scenario for which there’s no means out. . . .
PI Tess Monaghan is ecstatic to listen to the scoop that enterprise rich person Gerard “Wink” Wynkowski desires to carry pro-basketball again to Baltimore. but if Wink’s checkered past—which runs the gamut from family abuse and compulsive playing to armed robberies or even manslaughter—makes front web page of the Baltimore Beacon-Light, aka the “Blight” his undertaking is jeopardized. not anyone is extra stunned on the exposé than the editors of the paper who have been definite they killed the piece. Hoping to discover who hacked into their desktops, the newspaper hires Tess.
But quickly after the tale on Wink runs, he’s came upon asphyxiated in his storage together with his car’s engine working. Suicide seems to be the reason for his death—and everyone seems to be blaming the “Blight” for airing his soiled laundry and sending him into the downward spiral that ended in his loss of life. however the extra Tess uncovers approximately Wink, the extra she’s confident that somebody with an awl to grind sought after him lifeless and was once keen to head so far as murdering him.
And if this all weren’t sufficient to maintain her plate complete, Tess should also locate the lowlifes who roughed up her uncle—the similar males who're reason on getting again a prized Greyhound puppy which she’s at present taking care of whereas her uncle recuperates. Now as Tess’s PI talents are placed to the final word try, she needs to remain one step prior to a diabolical
By Ted Kosmatka
Jurassic Park meets The starvation Games during this beautiful new high-energy, high-concept story from first-time novelist Ted Kosmatka, a Nebula Award and Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award finalist.
NAMED the most effective BOOKS OF THE yr by way of PUBLISHERS WEEKLY
Set in an amoral destiny the place genetically engineered monstrosities struggle one another to the dying in an Olympic occasion, The Games envisions a harrowing international that could arrive ahead of you think.
Silas Williams is the bright geneticist accountable for getting ready the U.S. access into the Olympic Gladiator pageant, an the world over sanctioned bloodsport with just one rule: no human DNA is allowed within the layout of the entrants. Silas lives and breathes genetics; his designs have led the USA to the gold in each earlier occasion. however the different nations are catching up. Now, determined for an side within the upcoming video games, Silas’s boss engages an experimental supercomputer to layout the genetic code for a gladiator that can not be beaten.
the result's a hugely really good killing desktop, its genome by no means prior to noticeable on the earth. now not even Silas, with all his genius and event, can comprehend the horror he had a hand in making. And not anyone, he fears, can expect the results of entrusting the act of production to a computer’s chilly common sense.
Now Silas races to appreciate what the pc has wrought, aided by way of a stunning xenobiologist, Vidonia João. but because the fast-growing gladiator demonstrates preternatural energy, pace, and—most disquietingly—intelligence, Silas and Vidonia locate their medical interest giving option to a such a lot unforeseen emotion: sheer terror.
Praise for The Games
“Blends the easiest of Crichton and Koontz.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review)
“Outstanding . . . very similar to anything Michael Crichton may have written . . . [a] daring mixture of horror and SF . . . anticipate giant issues from [Ted] Kosmatka.”—Booklist (starred review)
“Kosmatka effectively captures the fun of groundbreaking know-how. . . . The excitement of his polished, action-packed storytelling is deepened through robust personality improvement. This near-future SF mystery . . . turns out destined for the large screen.”—Library magazine (starred overview)
By James Patterson, Andrew Gross
Arriving domestic dissatisfied from the Crusades, Hugh discovers that his village has been ransacked and his spouse kidnapped via knights looking for a relic worthy greater than any throne in Europe. simply via taking up the position of a jester is he in a position to infiltrate his enemy's fort, the place he thinks his spouse is captive.
With the unstoppable speed and plot of a page-turning Alex move novel, THE JESTER is a breathtakingly romantic, pulse-pounding adventure-one which could in simple terms be conjured via the brain of James Patterson. everybody who has ever was hoping for strong to defeat evil or for romance to beat all won't be able to prevent turning the pages of this masterful novel of advantage, laughter-yes, laughter-and suspense.
By Dean Koontz, Kevin J. Anderson
From the distinguished mind's eye of Dean Koontz comes a strong transforming of 1 of the vintage tales of all time. for those who imagine you recognize the legend, you recognize basically part the reality. here's the secret, the parable, the phobia, and the magic of . . .
Every urban has its secrets and techniques. yet none as negative as this. he's Deucalion, a tattooed guy of mysterious beginning, a sleight-of-reality artist who has traveled the centuries with a mystery worse than dying. He arrives in New Orleans as a serial killer stalks the streets, a killer who rigorously selects his sufferers for the humanity that's lacking in himself. Deucalion’s direction will lead him to chill, difficult police detective Carson O’Connor and her dedicated accomplice, Michael Maddison, who're monitoring the slayer yet will quickly notice indicators of anything way more terrifying: a complete race of killers who're a lot more–and less–than human and, deadliest of all, their deranged, near-immortal maker: Victor Helios–once referred to as Frankenstein.
By Craig Simpson
Finn Gunnersen and his acquaintances Loki and Freya were recruited through the enigmatic 'X' as precise brokers, operating for the Allies. performing on details from the French resistance they're sent on Operation dying Ray to assist within the sabotage of significant German know-how. yet with suspected double brokers of their midst and their household held by way of the Gestapo, it's not only their very own lives in danger in the event that they fail... In a global at conflict, every body has their half to play.