Cut and Thrust: A Stone Barrington Novel

By Stuart Woods

Stone Barrington enters the cutthroat fray of politics within the extraordinary new mystery from #1 New York Times bestselling writer Stuart Woods.

When Stone Barrington travels to la for the most important political conference of the yr, he reveals the scene relatively shaken up: a stunning newcomer—and shut good friend of Stone’s—has given the delegates an unforeseen selection, an important alliances are made and damaged in the back of closed doorways, and apparently multiple seat will be up for grabs.  And amid the bold schemers and hangers-on are a number of those that could use the chaotic occasions as hide for extra sinister plans….

In this milieu of glad-handing and backroom offers, basically the canniest participant can pop out on top…and it is going to take all of Stone’s discretion and powers of persuasion to rearrange a fascinating final result.

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Revenge: A Travis Mays Novel

By Mark Young

While a proficient killer threatens ex-cop Travis Mays—and these Travis loves—he unearths a talented adversary and an unforeseen struggle. After a excessive stakes gamble results in own tragedy, Travis walks clear of years of educating and a hugely profitable legislation enforcement profession. made up our minds by no means to seem again, he begins a brand new lifestyles and a brand new profession, educating criminology on the collage and construction a cabin within the idyllic Idaho Mountains. He hires a gorgeous river consultant, Jessie White Eagle from the Nez Perce tribe, to lead him accurately down the Lochsa. The turbulence of the whitewater, even though, is simply the start of his issues. Travis unearths himself within the crosshairs of a killer—calling himself Creasy—bent on revenge. This fast moving mystery takes readers on a wild experience down Idaho’s whitewater rivers, alongside the old Lolo Trails as soon as tread by means of the Nez Perce country, and onto town streets of California. Tighten your helmet. This journey by no means stops until eventually the final shot is fired and the ultimate physique falls.

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Drug of Choice (Hard Case Crime)

By Michael Crichton

On a mystery island within the Caribbean, bioengineers have devised a holiday hotel like no different, promising the last word get away. but if Dr. Roger Clark investigates, he discovers the darkish mystery of Eden Island and of boost Biosystems, the shadowy company underwriting it...

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Ghost Shadow (The Bone Island Trilogy)

By Heather Graham

There are those that stroll between us who're not alive, yet now not but crossed over. They search retribution…vengeance…to warn. one of the residing, few intuit their presence.

Katie O'Hara is person who can.

As she's drawn deeper and deeper right into a grotesque years-old homicide, whispered warnings from a spectral good friend turn into a growing number of insistent. yet Katie must discover the reality: might David Beckett quite be responsible of his fiancée's murder?

Worse—the physique count's emerging at the Island of Bones, andthe useless appear to be reenacting a few macabre tableaux from historical past. the chance is expanding via the moment—especially as Katie reveals herself irresistibly interested in David, who might be answerable for greater than only one killing….

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The Rose in Darkness (Inspector Charlesworth, Book 4)

By Christianna Brand

Whereas operating for her lifestyles, a failed actress comes throughout a lifeless body.

Sari Morne had a shot at stardom, a five-year take care of a ecu movie studio, and a starring position in an Italian romance that used to be poised to turn into a vintage. however the movie flopped, and Sari wasted her large holiday, disappearing from the set to flirt together with her new beau: Prince Aldo, inheritor to a dukedom. 3 years later, she is washed up, and all she has left from her romance is a ring—the super heirloom diamond that the Duke’s affiliates will kill to retrieve.

Sari is being chased via the Duke’s henchmen whilst a tree falls throughout her course. She swaps automobiles with a guy at the different aspect of the fallen bushes, who's in exactly as a lot of a rush as she is. while she reaches domestic, she realizes why. there's a corpse within the again seat—a younger girl, appealing not more. demise is throughout her, and Sari’s simply wish is to maintain working.

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Sleeping Beauty

By Phillip Margolin

Seventeen-year-old Ashley Spencer realized what real horror was once the evening a serial killer invaded her domestic and brutally murdered her father and her ally. however the terror didn't finish there . . .

A yr after the unspeakable occasions, Ashley continues to be attempting to piece jointly what's left of her existence. however the nightmare is reawakened on the elite inner most university that had a secure haven for Ashley and her mom, Terri, whilst a brand new ebook known as Sleeping Beauty hits the nationwide bestseller lists—a shattering actual account of the crimes that ripped Ashley’s global apart.

And now Ashley needs to run for her existence again.

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A Dark Matter

By Peter Straub

The incomparable grasp of horror and suspense returns with a robust, brilliantly terrifying novel that redefines the style in unique and unforeseen ways.

The charismatic and crafty Spenser Mallon is a campus guru within the Nineteen Sixties, attracting the devotion and important sexual favors of his younger acolytes. After he invitations his so much fervent fans to wait a mystery ritual in an area meadow, the single factor that continues to be is a gruesomely dismembered body—and the shattered souls of all who have been present.

Years later, one guy makes an attempt to appreciate what occurred to his spouse and to his pals via writing a ebook approximately this terrible evening, and it’s via this method that they start to ascertain the unspeakable occasions that experience certain them in methods they can not fathom, yet that experience haunted each of them via their lives. As all the previous buddies attempts to come back to grips with the darkness of the previous, they locate themselves face-to-face with the evil prompted such a lot of years previous. Unfolding throughout the person tales of the fated group’s contributors, A darkish topic is an electrical, chilling, and unpredictable novel that may fulfill Peter Straub's many ardent lovers, and win him legions extra.

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Dying Declaration

By Randy Singer

Thomas and Theresa Hammonds think in difficult love and outdated self-discipline. they don't think in medical professionals. while their debatable ideals result in own tragedy, the Hammonds face heartbreaking loss, a situation of faith―and a cost of negligent murder via a continuing prosecutor. protecting Thomas and Theresa is freewheeling legal professional Charles Arnold. He believes in grace and mercy, yet not anything in his colourful earlier has ready him for the demanding situations of this surprising case, or for the harmful conspiracy at its middle.

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Firestarter

By Stephen King

Innocence and sweetness ignite with evil and terror...

First, a guy and a girl are topics of a top-secret executive scan designed to provide amazing psychic powers.

Then, they're married and feature a toddler. A daughter.

Early at the daughter indicates indicators of a wild and scary strength transforming into inside her. Desperately, her mom and dad try and teach her to maintain that strength in payment, to “act normal.”

Now the govt desires its brainchild back—for its personal insane ends.

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Mutant

Former ER surgeon Peter Clement blends electrifying human drama with the suspense of top-notch scientific thrillers. With Mutant he has written one in all his such a lot gripping, completely chilling novels to date.

On an remoted stretch of street in Oahu, a lady cradles her demise son in her hands. within the days that stick with, an post-mortem attracts a stunning end: the boy, his lungs packed with blood, died of a ailment formerly chanced on purely in birds. at the different aspect of the globe, Dr. Richard Steele, a burned-out ER physician is being recruited right into a circulate to check the dangers of genetically transformed meals, a role that takes him to an explosive convention in Hawaii.

Spearheaded through a charismatic girl health care provider, the anti-bioengineering circulate is collecting steam. whereas a strong corporation is utilizing genetic breakthroughs to create disease-resistant great vegetation, activists warn that new DNA traces will wreak havoc at the surroundings. yet nobody suspects that the debate is protecting a much more scary human threat–one which could bring about the deadliest weapon of mass destruction ever unleashed upon the area. . . .

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