Dr. Death (Alex Delaware, Book 14) by Jonathan Kellerman

By Jonathan Kellerman

Who killed the killer? In his wonderful and startling new novel, Jonathan Kellerman, perennial bestselling writer and most suitable owner of the mental mystery, supplies a pointy and well timed twist to homicide's crucial question.

Someone has murdered euthanasia champion Dr. Eldon Mate--a self-styled Dr. loss of life liable for rankings of assisted suicides. In a burst of bloody irony, the killer chooses to dispatch the medical professional behind Mate's personal suicide van, hooking him as much as the killing gear dubbed "the Humanitron"--and including a few butchering touches of his personal. The case is assigned to veteran LAPD murder detective Milo Sturgis, who turns, once more, to his pal Dr. Alex Delaware. yet operating this situation increases a clash of curiosity for Alex so profound that he can't even talk about it with Milo. the strain that develops among cop and psychologist additional complicates an already baffling and complicated homicide investigation--one whose suspects comprise the households of Dr. Mate's "travelers," Mate's personal son, and a psychopathic killer who relishes the geometry of demise.

Dr. Death is a wealthy brew of unforgettable characters, labyrinthine plotting, page-turning prose, and the original insights into the darkest corners of the human brain that experience earned Jonathan Kellerman foreign accolades because the grasp of mental suspense.

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Dangerous Pursuits (Rose McQuinn, Book 2) by Alanna Knight

By Alanna Knight

Rose McQuinn, out jogging close to her domestic on Arthur’s Seat comes around the physique of a girl within the ruins of St Anthony’s Chapel but if she returns to the scene of the crime, neither physique nor the neighborhood constable whom she alerted have either disappeared. not anyone believes her tale, no longer even her lover Detective Sergeant Jack Macmerry of the Edinburgh urban Police. yet Rose is confident homicide has been dedicated and her resulting research into the secret quickly becomes a video game of lethal pursuit.

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Extraction (Pendergast, Book 12.5) by Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child

By Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child

From number 1 manhattan occasions bestselling authors Preston & baby, an all-new brief tale that includes Agent Pendergast, to be had simply as an publication and audio download.

In New Orleans' French region, the teeth Fairy isn't a benevolent sprite who slips funds lower than your pillow at night....he's a mysterious previous recluse who needs to be appeased with teeth—lest he extract retribution. while younger Diogenes Pendergast loses a teeth, besides the fact that, his skeptical older brother Aloysius is set to place the legend to the test...with dire consequences.

*Includes a distinct preview bankruptcy of Preston & Child's new full-length novel GRAVES, to be had December eleven, 2012

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The Man Who Killed by Fraser Nixon

By Fraser Nixon

Montreal, 1926. Mick is down on his good fortune until eventually an previous friend deals him a loaded revolver and a task: using shotgun in a truck working booze around the border. Stateside Prohibition has unfolded a marketplace for convinced amusements, vicious or in a different way. Mick takes the job—and his difficulties begin.

Through his previous pal Jack, Mick falls deeper into the lifetime of the small-time difficult. From whorehouse to gentlemen’s membership, via again alleys and deluxe motels, jazz joints, opium dens, baseball diamonds, affordable diners and wherever difficulty is to be chanced on, Mick burns his manner during the urban of 2 Solitudes. people are on the town for his or her personal purposes. Babe Ruth’s right here; Harry Houdini, too.

The guy Who Killed is a story of political corruption and crime, of sexual jealousy and heartbreak, a portrait of a urban after final name, of smoke-filled saloons and gunfire within the evening. Shot via with darkish humour and weird pathos, this can be a novel of 2 acquaintances who do undesirable issues generally for cash, occasionally for enjoyable, and the ladies they love.

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The Hiding Place by David Bell

By David Bell

Occasionally it's more uncomplicated to think a lie.

Twenty-five-years in the past, the disappearance of four-year-old Justin Manning rocked the small city of Dove element, Ohio. After his physique was once present in a shallow grave within the woods months later, the repercussions have been felt for years....

Janet Manning has been haunted by means of the homicide because the day she overlooked her brother within the park. Now, with the twenty-fifth anniversary of Justin's dying looming, a detective and a newspaper reporter have began to ask questions, starting outdated wounds and elevating new suspicions. may the fellow convicted of the murder—who spent greater than 20 years in prison—really be blameless? Janet's early life good friend and highschool weigh down, who used to be within the park along with her that day, has again to Dove element, the place he's wrestling together with his personal conflicted thoughts of the occasions. And a wierd guy appears to be like at Janet's door in the midst of the evening, claiming to understand the truth.

Soon, years of deceit may be swept away, and the reality approximately what occurred to Janet's brother can be printed. And the solutions that Janet has sought could be discovered a lot in the direction of domestic than she ever can have imagined.

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