The Great Train Robbery by Michael Crichton

By Michael Crichton

Lavish wealth and appalling poverty dwell facet by means of aspect in Victorian London—and Edward Pierce simply navigates either worlds. wealthy, good-looking, and inventive, he charms the city's so much trendy voters while he plots the crime of his century, the bold robbery of a fortune in gold. yet even Pierce couldn't expect the results of a unprecedented theft that goals the delight of England's business period: the potent steam locomotive.

in accordance with notable truth, and alive with the gripping suspense, shock, and authenticity which are his logos, Michael Crichton's vintage experience is a panoramic thrill-ride that races alongside tracks of metal at breakneck velocity.

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The Jester by Andrew Gross, James Patterson

By Andrew Gross, James Patterson

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Hugh De Luc returns from the Crusades to find that his terrifying nightmare has simply started. cruel killers have slain his younger son, abducted his spouse, Sophie, and destroyed his city of their look for a beneficial relic from the Crucifixion. Hugh's quest to discover Sophie is among the so much pulse-pounding adventures, mysteries, and unforgettable love tales in all of fiction.

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The Grifters by Jim Thompson

By Jim Thompson

Roy DIllon turns out too good-looking and well-mannered to be a qualified con guy. Lilly Dillon appears too young--and loves Roy a bit too intensely--to be taken for his mom. Moira Langtry is getting too previous to maintain on dwelling off the kindness of male strangers. And Carol Roberg turns out too blameless to be accustomed to ache.

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The Devil's Bounty by Sean Black

By Sean Black

Convicted of a sequence of awful crimes opposed to younger ladies within the up-market California city of Santa Barbara, filthy rich playboy Charlie Mendez has fled around the US border into Mexico. As one bounty hunter after one other meets a grisly finish by the hands of the murderous drug cartel his family members have employed to maintain him secure, it appears Mendez is one fugitive destined to stay past the achieve of the legislations. Or at the very least that's the way it appears until eventually one decided sufferer persuades high-end defense professional Ryan Lock and his companion, retired Marine Ty Johnson, to tackle the case. Plunged right into a nightmare international the place nobody will be depended on, least of all of the professionals, the 2 males find a urban extra lethal than any conflict area. Worse nonetheless, whilst an enticing younger American touristis snatched from the streets, it seems that Mendez has again to his outdated methods. yet to be able to cease him ahead of he claims one other sufferer, will Lock and Ty need to pay the Devil's Bounty?

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Pursuit of Honor (Mitch Rapp Series, Book 12) by Vince Flynn

By Vince Flynn

An exciting political mystery from number 1 New York instances bestselling writer Vince Flynn, praised as “the top natural adrenaline-charged motion author in the market today” (The windfall Journal).
When Washington, DC’s nationwide Counterterrorism middle is struck by way of a sequence of devastating explosions, the consequences are catastrophic—185 killed, together with public officers and CIA staff. Such an act of utmost violence demands severe measures—and elite counterterrorism operative Mitch Rapp, becoming a member of forces with depended on group member Mike Nash, reveals himself within the tricky place of getting to demonstrate the realities of nationwide safeguard to executive officers up in hands over the brokers who rushed in to avoid wasting numerous American lives. in the meantime, with 3 al Qaeda terrorists nonetheless at huge and Nash traumatized via the horrors he witnessed in the course of the assault, Rapp needs to support his pal whereas threading his manner in the course of the naysayers on Capitol Hill—and silently, speedily, do what he needs to for the sake of his state and the pursuit of honor.

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Three Days to Die by John Avery

By John Avery

*** tailored from the unique screenplay through John Avery - Shortlisted for Hollywood's prestigious 2010 - web page overseas Screenwriting Awards ***

An motion MOVIE
A LOVE tale

Kidnapped by way of a psychotic killer, thirteen-year-old Aaron Quinn is compelled to perform a perilous crime spree. What needs to his attractive, brave, unmarried mom sacrifice to avoid wasting his life?

From the establishing series to the smashing finishing, 3 DAYS to DIE strikes at lightning velocity, introducing the area to a thrilling new hero, a gorgeous and plucky heroine, and a very scary villain.

A crime mystery ... an motion motion picture ... a love tale: 3 DAYS to DIE takes you on a deadly trip in contrast to the other suspense/thriller you've learn before.

"John Avery opens 3 Days to Die with a bang and then sprints towards the end line ... taking mystery fanatics of any age on a heart-pounding, pulse- tingling trip, and he does it with type. 5 Stars!" – Jill Allen, Foreword Review

"I really obtained misplaced among the pages of this splendidly instructed tale - although I did draw back or even cry occasionally and desired to hit a person at different occasions, that is completely opposed to my nature. It simply is going to teach how absolutely absorbed i used to be on the earth John Avery created in 3 Days to Die." - N. Budden - Amazon best Reviewer

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The Golden Gate by Alistair MacLean

By Alistair MacLean

A demanding and nerve-shattering vintage from the hugely acclaimed masster of motion and suspense. A ROLLING FOR KNOX is how the reporters describe the Presidential motorcade because it enters San Francisco around the Golden Gate. Even the ever-watchful FBI think it really is impregnable ? because it should be with the President and Arab potentates aboard. yet midway around the bridge the unthinkable occurs. prior to the eyes of the realm a grasp felony pulls off the main remarkable kidnapping nowa days?

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Volte-face by Michael Connelly

By Michael Connelly

Grand avocat de l. a. défense, Mickey Haller est bien surpris lorsque le procureur du comté de l. a. le prie un jour de plaider pour l’accusation. Et l’affaire n’est pas des moindres.

Incarcéré depuis vingt-quatre ans pour le meurtre d’une fillette, Jason Jessup vient d’être libéré sous warning, le tribunal ayant conclu à l. a. nécessité d’une révision de son procès suite à un try out ADN qui semble l’innocenter.

Haller est sûr que Jessup est coupable et prend Harry Bosch comme enquêteur et son ex-épouse, Maggie McPherson, comme assistante. En face de lui, l’avocat Clive Royce, dit « l’astucieux », et des médias tout excités par ce procès : quoi de plus sensationnel qu’un tueur innocenté par son ADN ? 

À ceci près que Jason Jessup, qui parade devant les médias le jour, se livre à d’étranges activités l. a. nuit

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Mistress by James Patterson, David Ellis

By James Patterson, David Ellis

Retail ePub. A standalone novel written by means of David Ellis (and James Patterson)

James Patterson's scariest, sexiest stand-alone mystery when you consider that The Quickie.

Ben isn't like most folk. not able to regulate his racing ideas, he's a guy fed on by way of his obsessions: videos, bikes, presidential trivia-and Diana Hotchkiss, a stunning lady Ben is familiar with he can by no means have.

When Diana is located useless open air her condo, Ben's infatuation drives him on a hunt to determine what occurred to the affection of his life.

Ben quickly discovers that the girl he pined for used to be hiding a stunning double existence. And now somebody is out to prevent Ben from uncovering the reality approximately Diana's illicit affairs.

In his such a lot heart-pumping mystery but, James Patterson plunges us into the depths of a brain tortured through paranoia and obsession, on an action-packed chase via an international of probability and deceit.

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