Six Days of the Condor (Condor, Book 1) by James Grady

By James Grady

The radical that encouraged the Robert Redford movie 3 Days of the Condor Sandwiches keep Ronald Malcolm's existence. at the day that gunmen pay a trip to the yank Literary old Society, he's out at lunch. The Society is admittedly a backwater of the imperative Intelligence company, the place Malcolm and some different bookworms comb secret novels for clues that may liberate genuine lifestyles diplomatic questions. considered one of his colleagues has discovered whatever he wasn't intended to grasp. A sinister conspiracy has penetrated the CIA, and the gunmen are its representatives. They bloodbath the workplace, and merely study later of Malcolm—a unfastened finish that should be handled. Malcolm—codename Condor—calls his handlers on the employer, hoping for a secure haven, as an alternative drawing one other try out on his lifestyles. with out one left to belief he is going at the run. yet love it or now not, Malcolm is the single one that can root out the corruption on the maximum degrees of the CIA.

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The Testament by John Grisham

By John Grisham

Troy Phelan is a self-made billionaire, one of many richest males within the United States.  He can also be eccentric, reclusive, constrained to a wheelchair, and searching out how to die.  His heirs, to no one's surprise--especially Troy's--are circling like vultures.

Nate O'Riley is a high-octane Washington litigator who's lived too tough, too speedy, for too long.  His moment marriage in a shambles, and he's rising from his fourth remain in rehab armed with little greater than his fragile sobriety, sturdy intentions, and resilient experience of humor.  Returning to the genuine international is usually tricky, yet this time it's going to be murder.

Rachel Lane is a tender lady who selected to provide her lifestyles to God, who walked clear of the trendy international with all its strivings and trappings and encumbrances, and went to stay and paintings with a primitive tribe of Indians within the inner most jungles of Brazil.

In a narrative that combines felony suspense with a outstanding event, their lives are eternally altered by way of the startling mystery of The Testament.

From the Hardcover edition.

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El caso del loro que hablaba demasiado by Jordi Sierra i Fabra

By Jordi Sierra i Fabra

Mientras su grupo va a debutar en vivo, Berta Mir ha de enfrentarse a un nuevo y en apariencia sencillo caso: una anciana octogenaria l. a. contrata para que busque a su loro, un animal exótico en vías de extinción que vale una fortuna. Berta acabará metida hasta las cejas en l. a. historia primary de l. a. propietaria del animal, que esconde no pocos secretos, muertes y desapariciones. También se verá involucrada en el asesinato del hombre que le vendió el loro a su clienta, miembro de una mafia dedicada al tráfico de animales exóticos, una de las lacras actuales más crueles y salvajes para los angeles naturaleza del planeta.

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Alex (The Commandant Camille Verhoeven Trilogy, Book 1) by Frank Wynne, Pierre Lemaitre

By Frank Wynne, Pierre Lemaitre

Author note: Frank Wynne (Translator)

Upon profitable the celebrated 2013 Crime Writers organization overseas Dagger Award, the judges praised Alex through announcing, "An unique and soaking up skill to leash incredulity within the identify of the fictitious agreement among writer and reader . . . A police procedural, a mystery opposed to time, a race among hunted and hunter, and a whydunnit, written from a number of issues of view that discover a number of it seems that parallel tales which eventually meet."

Alex Prévost--kidnapped, savagely crushed, suspended from the ceiling of an deserted warehouse in a tiny wood cage--is operating out of time. Her abductor seems to need simply to observe her die. Will starvation, thirst, or the rats get her first?

except a shaky eyewitness document of the kidnapping, Police Commandant Camille Verhoeven has not anything to move on: no suspect, no leads, and no relations or neighbors apprehensive to discover a lacking friend. The diminutive and awesome detective is familiar with from sour event the urgency of discovering the lacking lady as quick as possible--but first he needs to comprehend extra approximately her.

As he uncovers the main points of the younger woman's singular heritage, Camille is pressured to recognize that the individual he seeks is not any traditional sufferer. She is gorgeous, sure, but additionally super difficult and creative. prior to lengthy, saving Alex's lifestyles could be the least of Commandant Verhoeven's significant challenges.

A 2013 Financial Times publication of the Year
Shortlisted for the 2014 RUSA interpreting checklist Horror Award

From the Hardcover edition.

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The Guest Room: A Novel by Chris Bohjalian

By Chris Bohjalian

From the New York occasions bestselling writer of Midwives and The Sandcastle ladies comes the spellbinding story of a celebration long gone horribly unsuitable: males lie useless in a suburban lounge, ladies are at the run from police, and a wedding is ripping aside on the seams.

whilst Kristin Chapman consents to allow her husband, Richard, host his brother's bachelor celebration, she expects a specific amount of debauchery. She brings their younger daughter to big apple for the night, leaving her Westchester domestic to the lads and their employed leisure. What she doesn't count on is that this: bacchanalian drunkenness, her husband sharing a dangerously intimate second within the visitor room, and ladies stabbing and killing their Russian bodyguards prior to riding off into the night.

within the aftermath, Kristin and Richard's lifestyles quickly spirals into nightmare. The police throw them out in their domestic, now against the law scene, Richard's funding banking enterprise places him on indefinite go away, and Kristin is uncertain if she will forgive her husband for the instant he shared with a dark-haired lady within the visitor room. however the dark-haired lady, Alexandra, faces a miles graver probability. in a single breathless, violent evening, she is loose, operating to flee the police who will arrest her and the gangsters who will kill her in a heartbeat. a charming, chilling tale approximately disgrace and scandal, The visitor Room is a riveting novel from one in every of our best storytellers.

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German Angst by Friedrich Ani

By Friedrich Ani

Christoph Arano, vor ?ber 30 Jahren als variety aus Nigeria nach Deutschland gekommen und Mitinhaber einer kleinen Installationsfirma, kommt mit seiner Tochter Lucy nicht mehr klar: Seit dem Tod ihrer Mutter wird das Strafregister der Vierzehnj?hrigen st?ndig l?nger. Da entf?hrt eine rechtsradikale Gruppe die deutsche Verlobte Aranos, Natalia Horn, um die sofortige Abschiebung von Vater und Tochter zu erzwingen. Die Diskussion um die erpresste Ausreise spaltet Polizei, Justiz und ?ffentlichkeit in zwei Lager, ein Medienrummel ohnegleichen mobilisiert die Bev?lkerung. Auf der Strecke bleiben Anstand, Vernunft und Menschenw?rde, und Natalias Suche nach der absoluten Liebe nimmt ein j?hes Ende. used to be jeden Tag passiert oder passieren kann, zeigt Friedrich Ani in seinem spannenden mystery - ein ungeschminktes Bild unserer Gegenwart, eine aufschlussreiche Darstellung der dubiosen Angst vor dem Fremden, eine hervorragend recherchierte, unter die Haut gehende Geschichte mit einpr?gsamen Charakteren und einem atmosph?rischen Sog, dem guy sich nicht entziehen kann.

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Fragments by James F. David

By James F. David

A group of psychologists has collected in a small collage city to behavior a innovative test: to discover 5 "savants" with severe and numerous aptitudes, to be able to create a 6th composite intelligence utilizing new cybernetic expertise. the 1st experiments convey promise, yet a terrifying mystery from the earlier will rework the venture in methods the researchers by no means anticipated--and infect the infant intelligence with a catastrophic thirst for vengeance.

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Shadow Men (Max Freeman, Book 3) by Jonathon King

By Jonathon King

Book 3 of the bestselling Max Freeman secret sequence: Max seeks to discover the twisted fact in the back of an eighty-year-old triple homicide 
In the Twenties, 3 of Mark Mayes’s ancestors left to aid construct the 1st highway in the course of the Everglades—backbreaking exertions from which they by no means back. Now, many years later, Mayes has chanced on letters that time to homicide because the reason for their disappearance, and he hires Max Freeman to unravel all of it. yet as Freeman follows the path of proof, he incurs the wrath of the company that equipped the line, and reveals that the homicide case will not be as chilly as all people assumed. Freeman’s seek takes him to the guts of the Everglades to bare the reality in the back of the murders—and positioned a cease to a cycle of violence 3 generations within the making. 

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Vanished in the Dunes by Allan Retzky

By Allan Retzky

Amos Posner has a stunning condo within the upscale Hamptons seashore neighborhood of jap big apple. yet contemporary occasions in his existence are fighting him from having fun with it. His organisation, a global buying and selling enterprise, fired him after making him the scapegoat for a few shady enterprise bargains. His spouse, a hugely winning ny legal professional, has now not taken kindly to his task state of affairs, and their marriage is less than enormous stress.

Amos is spending so much of his time on the seashore condo, on my own, and never in any respect satisfied. So he's hugely susceptible while a stunning girl ways him on a bus – the Hampton Jitney – from big apple to the Hamptons and persuades him to teach her round the sector on her time without work from her task as a psychiatric resident at a new york clinic. while Amos reluctantly has the same opinion, he will get excess of an ego enhance. He will get a nightmare past mind's eye. And the cascading occasions might expense him greater than the lack of his activity and his spouse. they can price him his lifestyles.

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