O Dom

By Robert Ovies

Quando C. J. Walker, um garoto de nove anos, encosta no braço da amiga de sua mãe no velório e sussurra o desejo de que ela não estivesse morta, só está tentando fazer a coisa certa. Mas, no momento em que a mulher desperta, a tempestade que se segue não pode ser contida. Pessoas aterrorizadas, dentro e fora das fronteiras da cidade, exigem saber quantos de seus entes queridos podem ter sido enterrados vivos pelo mesmo agente funerário, ou por qualquer outro. Porém a prova de que C. J. Walker pode realmente despertar os mortos é filmada em segredo e então veiculada publicamente. Em uma única manhã, a mãe de C. J., Lynn, vê sua casa se tornar uma fortaleza e seu filho, um alvo. Indivíduos de luto, desesperados para que a morte abandone seus entes queridos; representantes da mídia e de organizações médicas e científicas; influentes líderes religiosos e poderosas agências governamentais, todos mexem seus pauzinhos para ganhar uma posição de vantagem e influência e obter o máximo controle sobre o dom mais poderoso de que já se teve notícia. Em meio à confusão, Lynn e seu ex-marido, Joe, lutam para encontrar uma maneira de escapar com C. J., para mantê-lo em segurança e de alguma forma tornar possível que ele tenha uma vida basic novamente. Mas para isso eles precisam agir rápido, antes que o garoto seja levado por algum dos vários interessados em seu poder. O DOM é um livro ágil e alucinante, que lida com questões sobre morte, vida, amor, ética e fé

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Eye of the Cobra

By Christopher Sherlock

The phenomenal new event mystery through Christopher Sherlock writer of Hyena sunrise and evening of the Predator, who's quickly constructing himself because the most fun new expertise during this style considering the fact that Alistair Maclean. Eye of the Cobra is determined on the planet of formulation 1 Grand Prix motor racing within the 1980’s, a surroundings which combines the foreign jet set with the main explosively risky recreation on the planet.

Wyatt Chase is set to emulate his father in changing into formulation One global Champion. Haunted via nightmares of the earlier, fuelled through the will to vindicate himself, he'll cease at not anything to understand his dream. After his father’s tragic demise in a motor vehicle twist of fate and the dismantling of the racing group he came upon, Wyatt is fortunate to be taken on as a moment motive force with a brand new formulation 1 staff, Calibre-Shensu, owned by means of a ruthless American entrepreneur and a jap industrialist.

Wyatt’s dare-devil braveness and split-second timing win him early good fortune, yet after the race in Rio every little thing begins to head incorrect. one of many crew, Suzie von Falkenhyn, disappears through the race; his fellow driving force, the fiery Ricardo Sartori, is disqualified and Wyatt himself is seriously criticised for his ‘winning is all’ angle. yet extra risky nonetheless, a person is utilizing the crew as a canopy for sinister, hugely secretive company dealings, and Wyatt reveals himself swept up in a conspiracy that threatens to weigh down him - and the girl he loves.

Moving rapidly from the fervour and drama of the race music to the rolling hills of the Columbian drug lords; from the intrigue of the boardroom to the self-discipline of the japanese dojo, Eye of the Cobra is a highly stress-free, gripping learn.

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The President's Daughter (Sean Dillon)

By Jack Higgins

Two decades after his affair with a stunning Frenchwoman in Vietnam, Jake Cazalet reveals out he has a daughter. He needs to hold it a secret--but years later, whilst he's President of the us, an individual discovers the truth.

Ans while his in basic terms baby is abducted by way of a terrorist workforce, he needs to anticipate British operative Sean Dillon and FBI agent Blake Johnson to discover her.

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The Beast Within (Dead Man Book 7)

By James Daniels, William Rabkin, Lee Goldberg

Matt Cahill was once a typical guy prime an easy lifestyles till a surprising coincidence replaced every thing. Now he can see a nightmarish netherworld that exists inside our personal. Now he is on a perilous quest for the solutions to who he's and what he has become...and engaged in an epic conflict to save lots of us, and his soul, from the clutches of natural evil.

Matt Cahill trips deep into the Northern Michigan woods trying to find a militaristic group that is led through a paranoid visionary... a guy who claims to have defeated an entity eerily just like Mr. darkish. this may be Matt's probability to resolve the riddle of his nightmarish quest. yet issues cross very improper very fast... and shortly he is trapped in a bloody siege among warring factions. the one approach to get away from an unstoppable boost of mayhem, carnage and black magic is to belief his instincts, seize his ax, and unharness the ferocity of the Beast inside of.

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A Tale for the Time Being: A Novel

A great, unforgettable novel from bestselling writer Ruth Ozeki—shortlisted for the Booker Prize and the nationwide booklet Critics Circle Award

“A time being is somebody who lives in time, and that suggests you, and me, and each one among us who's, or used to be, or ever will be.”

In Tokyo, sixteen-year-old Nao has determined there’s just one break out from her aching loneliness and her classmates’ bullying. yet ahead of she ends all of it, Nao first plans to rfile the lifetime of her nice grandmother, a Buddhist nun who’s lived greater than a century. A diary is Nao’s in basic terms solace—and will contact lives in methods she will scarcely think. around the Pacific, we meet Ruth, a novelist residing on a distant island who discovers a set of artifacts washed ashore in a hi Kitty lunchbox—possibly particles from the devastating 2011 tsunami. because the secret of its contents unfolds, Ruth is pulled into the earlier, into Nao’s drama and her unknown destiny, and ahead into her personal future.

Full of Ozeki’s signature humor and deeply engaged with the connection among author and reader, earlier and current, truth and fiction, quantum physics, background, and fable, A story for the Time Being is a brilliantly creative, beguiling tale of our shared humanity and the quest for home.

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Best Kept Secrets

By Sandra Brown

Alexandra Gaither is a savvy, attractive legal professional who eventually has the ability to get what she has continually sought after -- justice. Twenty-five years sooner than, her mom died a scandalous demise. Now as she investigates her mother's former lover, his ally, and the daddy determine to them either, she's going to threat every thing to discover their most sensible saved secrets and techniques.

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The Dead Key

By D. M. Pulley

2014 Winner — Amazon step forward Novel Award — Grand Prize and secret & mystery Fiction Winner

It’s 1998, and for years the outdated First financial institution of Cleveland has sat deserted, completely preserved, its secrets and techniques basically speculated on via the surface international.

Twenty years ahead of, amid unusual employees disappearances and allegations of fraud, panicked traders bought Cleveland’s biggest financial institution in the midst of the evening, locking out buyers and staff, and thwarting a looming federal research. within the confusion that undefined, the keys to the vault’s safe-deposit packing containers have been misplaced.

In the years in view that, Cleveland’s prosperous businessmen saved the reality buried within the deserted high-rise. The ransacked workplaces and forgotten safe-deposit bins stay locked in time, till younger engineer Iris Latch stumbles upon them in the course of a maintenance survey. What starts as a welcome holiday from her cubicle turns into an obsession as Iris unravels the bank’s sordid prior. With every one haunting revelation, Iris follows the looming shadow of the previous deeper into the vault—and quickly realizes that the major to the secret comes at an staggering price.

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El Secreto

No es fácil ir haciendo amigos en una universidad de Nueva Inglaterra si eres un chico modesto y falto de afecto que llega de California, y Richard Papen lo sabe; por eso agradece que lo admitan en un pequeño grupo de cinco estudiantes capitaneados por un profesor de literatura clásica con mucho carisma y pocos escrúpulos.
Los chicos sueltan comentarios en griego y se ríen de los angeles ingenuidad y los angeles torpeza de los demás, pero bien mirado se pasan el día bebiendo y engullendo pastillas, hasta que un mal día las que parecían chiquilladas se convierten en palabras mayores. Solo entonces Richard y su pandilla descubren qué difícil es vivir sin máscaras y qué fácil es matar sin remordimientos.
En El secreto, los angeles primera novela de Donna Tartt, se unen los angeles tensión de los angeles novela psicológica, el ritmo de un mystery y l. a. crónica de una juventud que pide demasiado a los angeles vida sin saber bien qué entregar a cambio. El resultado es una obra que se cuenta entre las mejores del siglo XX.

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Evidence of Murder: A Novel of Suspense

By Lisa Black

Lisa Black, a former forensic scientist whose electrifying thrillers endure the indelible mark of authenticity, brings us Evidence of Murder—a riveting story of crime and detection guaranteed to enthrall lovers of Patricia Cornwell and TV’s C.S.I. ny Times bestselling writer Tess Gerritsen calls Black’s new novel, “another stressful and unputdownable mystery. She is, with no trouble, the most effective storytellers around.” Evidence of homicide delivers that and more—as returning heroine, forensic investigator Theresa MacLean, seems to be into the loss of life of a tender mom that can have terrifying results for an blameless child.

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Meurtre à Byzance

By Julia Kristeva

Sebastian Chrest-Jones, historien des migrations à Santa-Barbara, disparaît mystérieusement de son abode et de son labo. Est-il sur les lines d’un ancêtre présumé, parti en 1045 de Vézelay ou du Puy-en-Velay avec los angeles Première Croisade, traversant au XIe siècle ce que l’historien moderne croit être déjà l’Europe ? S’est-il égaré à Byzance ?

Pendant ce temps, Santa-Barbara – lieu imaginaire, à moins que ce ne soit n’importe lequel des villages planétaires – est en pleine crise : sectes, mafias, manipulations en tous genres, sans parler d’un serial killer qui sévit dans los angeles ville et signe ses forfaits d’un mystérieux emblème ésotérique ressemblant au chiffre eight. Le commissaire significant Northrop Rilsky, dont les lecteurs de Julia Kristeva ont déjà fait connaissance, est chargé de l’enquête, aidé pour ce faire par Stéphanie Delacour, journaliste à l’Evénement de Paris. Il s’efforce de ne pas y perdre complètement son latin et de démêler le double écheveau de cette intrigue : l’histoire de Sebastian, hanté par l. a. determine emblématique d’Anne Comnène – née en 1083, à ses yeux l. a. première intellectuelle de l’Histoire – et l’obscur destin du tueur en série : le purificateur, l’homme mystery, étranger parmi les étrangers.

Un roman des origines qui permet à Julia Kristeva, pour los angeles première fois, de dévoiler les siennes (bulgares). travel à travel mystery historique, peinture ironique de nos sociétés modernes, Meurtre à Byzance raconte le destin controversé des migrants, l. a. douleur des étrangers, les guerres qui dressent aujourd’hui encore les uns contre les autres de nouveaux Croisés, avec des clins d’œil sur l’actualité mondiale et parisienne, le terrorisme, une Europe inconnue, los angeles faith et l. a. politique, au présent et au passé.

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