Mud Pie

By Emma Lee Bole

A story of rugby, puddings and murder.

Ingredients: 1 handful of unlawful medicines, 1 twelve-inch chef’s knife, 1 blood-stained handkerchief, 6 rugby forwards and part a motorbike.

Stirred jointly via Lannie Herron, a scared younger chef who’s at the run, they make a dangerous mix. considered one of her new associates on the rugby membership could be a killer – yet which one?

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Surrounded (Tucker Series, Book 2)

By Dean Koontz

SURROUNDED is an early crime novel by way of Koontz, written in 1974 less than the identify Brian Coffey. It good points the nature of Mike Tucker, a unprecedented arts broker who moonlights as a qualified thief to aid his sumptuous way of life. In SURROUNDED, Tucker will get thinking about a financial institution theft in an indoor mall in la. anything is going incorrect, and he finally ends up being surrounded via the police. How does Tucker get away the mall with out the police noticing? Koontz comes up with a shrewdpermanent answer during this unique crime caper.

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Justice Denied (J. P. Beaumont Novel)

By J. A. Jance

The homicide of an ex-drug broker ex-con—gunned down on his mother's doorstep—seems simply one other turf battle fatality. Why then has Seattle murder investigator J.P. Beaumont been recommended to maintain this project hush-hush? in the meantime, Beau's lover and fellow cop, Mel Soames, is desirous about her personal exclusive research. Registered intercourse offenders from far and wide Washington country are loss of life at an alarming rate—and now not all because of common causes.

A city the scale of Seattle holds its fair proportion of brutal crime, corruption, and soiled little secrets and techniques. but if the separate trails they're following start to shockingly intertwine, Beau and Mel become aware of that they've stumbled onto anything larger and extra scary than they anticipated—a lethal conspiracy that is major them to lofty locations they need to now not input . . . and will now not be allowed to go away alive.

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Rift

By Beverley Birch

In an enormous African panorama, 4 little ones and a journalist vanish with out a hint from a camp less than a steep rock ridge. As Ella, the sister of 1 of the lacking women, is helping Inspector Murothi piece jointly what occurred, she realizes there are terrifying chances for her sister and the 4 others. there was sinister habit and bullying within the camp the place the lacking have been staying. Has there been foul play? Then one of many lacking turns up—but without reminiscence of what has occurred. because the seek helicopters proceed their consistent hum over the rock ridge, Ella and the inspector start to wonder if they're already too late.

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The Rivers Run Dry: A Raliegh Harmon Novel

By Sibella Giorello

When a regimen case turns lethal, forensic geologist Raleigh Harmon unearths her profession at the rocks . . . and her lifestyles at stake.

Special Agent Raleigh Harmon is sweet at her activity, yet now not pretty much as good at bureau politics. As one of many few ladies at the crew, she reveals herself in an odd land whilst she's transferred from Richmond to drought-stricken Seattle. while a hiker by surprise is going lacking and a ransom be aware arrives, Raleigh realizes there is no time for transitions. Vowing to discover the lacking collage woman, she needs to depend upon her forensic geology abilities to discover the reality, leaving no stone unturned.

Gritty and poetic, with an evocative experience of position, a unusual solid of characters, a fast-twisting plot, and a compelling, complex heroine, this beautifully crafted secret will retain you studying compulsively as desire runs brief, the clock runs down, and the rivers run dry.

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The Circle

By Dave Eggers

The Circle is the exhilarating new novel from Dave Eggers, best-selling writer of A Hologram for the King, a finalist for the nationwide e-book Award.
 
When Mae Holland is employed to paintings for the Circle, the world’s strongest web corporation, she feels she’s been given the potential of a life-time. The Circle, run out of a sprawling California campus, hyperlinks clients’ own emails, social media, banking, and buying with their common working process, leading to one on-line id and a brand new age of civility and transparency. As Mae excursions the open-plan place of work areas, the towering glass eating amenities, the comfy dorms in case you spend nights at paintings, she is overjoyed with the company’s modernity and job. There are events that final during the evening, there are recognized musicians taking part in at the garden, there are athletic actions and golf equipment and brunches, or even an aquarium of infrequent fish retrieved from the Marianas Trench via the CEO. Mae can’t think her good fortune, her nice fortune to paintings for the main influential corporation within the world—even as existence past the campus grows far away, while a wierd come upon with a colleague leaves her shaken, at the same time her position on the Circle turns into more and more public. What starts because the eye-catching tale of 1 woman’s ambition and idealism quickly turns into a heart-racing novel of suspense, elevating questions on reminiscence, background, privateness, democracy, and the boundaries of human wisdom.

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Psycho: A Novel

By Robert Bloch

Robert Bloch's Psycho captivated a kingdom while it seemed in 1959.

the tale was once all too real-indeed this vintage was once encouraged via the real-life tale of Ed Gein, a psychotic assassin who led a twin lifestyles. Alfred Hitchcock too used to be captivated, and became the publication into one of many most-loved vintage motion pictures of all time the 12 months after it used to be released.

Norman Bates loves his mom. She has been lifeless for the prior two decades, or so humans imagine. Norman is aware greater even though. He has lived with mom ever considering that leaving the health facility within the previous condominium up at the hill above the Bates inn. One evening Norman spies on a gorgeous lady that exams into the resort as she undresses. Norman can not help yet secret agent on her. mom is there although. She is there to guard Norman from his filthy concepts. She is there to guard him together with her butcher knife.

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Life Expectancy: A Novel

By Dean Koontz

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
ahead of he died on a storm-wracked evening, Jimmy Tock’s grandfather expected that there will be 5 darkish days in his grandson’s life—five dates whose bad occasions Jimmy needs to arrange himself to stand. the 1st is to happen in his 20th 12 months, the final in his 30th. What terrifying occasions watch for Jimmy on those 5 serious days? What demanding situations needs to he live to tell the tale? the trail he follows will defy each expectation and may take all of the love, humor, and braveness he possesses. For who Jimmy Tock is and what he needs to accomplish at the 5 days his international turns is a secret either risky and wondrous.

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La Place des morts

By Sylvie Granotier

L. a. violence a marqué l'enfance de Catherine Monsigny. Déterminée à tourner le dos à un passé qui a failli los angeles détruire, l. a. jeune avocate pénaliste se retrouve brutalement confrontée à un gamin en fuite qui prétend être son demi-frère, accusé d'un meurtre dont il se dit innocent.

Cette affaire ramène Catherine dans los angeles Creuse de son enfance où le mystère familial est resté enfoui. Aujourd'hui comme hier, elle doit affronter l. a. perversité d'un ennemi intime et sans visage. Quelle position devra-t-elle faire aux morts pour enfin vivre sa vie ?

Virtuose du double jeu et du suspense, Sylvie Granotier révèle los angeles half d'ombre et de fragilité de personnages faussement ordinaires, dans ce suspense psychologique diabolique, tendu à l'extrême.

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