By Ian Caldwell
The number 1 Indie subsequent choose and quick, long-running New York Times bestseller from Ian Caldwell, coauthor of the foreign sensation The Rule of Four: The 5th Gospel is a masterful highbrow mystery that “will swap how you examine equipped faith, humanity, and maybe your self” (David Baldacci).
Acclaimed by means of critics as a “smart, suspenseful mystery” (People) that “kicks off at 90 miles consistent with hour and doesn’t decelerate” (Associated Press), Ian Caldwell’s The 5th Gospel used to be additionally an important advertisement good fortune that spent 8 weeks on the ny instances bestseller record in hardcover and used to be chosen as a number one Indie subsequent decide through America’s self sufficient booksellers.
In 2004, as Pope John Paul II’s reign enters its twilight, a mysterious convey is lower than development on the Vatican Museums. per week sooner than it's scheduled to open, its curator is murdered at a clandestine assembly at the outskirts of Rome. an analogous evening, a violent break-in rocks the house of the curator’s examine companion, Father Alex Andreou. while the papal police fail to spot a suspect in both crime, Father Alex undertakes his personal research. to discover the killer he needs to reconstruct the useless curator’s mystery: what the 4 Christian gospels—and a little-known, true-to-life 5th gospel referred to as the Diatessaron—reveal concerning the Church’s such a lot debatable holy relic. yet simply as he starts off to appreciate the reality approximately his friend’s demise, Father Alex reveals himself hunted down by way of anyone with vested stakes within the exhibit—someone he needs to outwit to survive.
At as soon as a riveting highbrow mystery, a ceremonial dinner of biblical historical past and scholarship, and a relocating family members drama, The 5th Gospel is “spectacular…deliciously labyrinthine…this fabulous Rubik’s dice of a unique is the simplest of its style” (The windfall Journal).
By F. Paul Wilson
On September eleven, 2001, a guy drifts in a ship off decrease ny because the towers burn. He gets rid of a small field from his pocket and presses a button. As he waits for the south tower to break down, he thinks: No one―absolutely no one―will wager the reality at the back of the who and why of this day.
Years later, Jack's adolescence pal, Weezy Connell, suits jointly the items of the puzzle and anonymously posts her conclusions on the internet. whilst an individual comes after her, Jack turns into all in favour of her problems and within the paranoid maze of the 11th of September fact stream, the place conspiracy theories aspect in each direction.
They're all incorrect. in actual fact stranger, darker, and extra evil than a person can think. And if the plot in the back of it--millennia within the planning--succeeds, it is going to ceaselessly swap lifestyles in this Earth.
By John Gilstrap
"Gilstrap will go away you breathless."--Harlan Coben
"Gilstrap pushes each mystery button."--San Francisco Chronicle
"Rocket-paced suspense."--Jeffery Deaver
"A nice hero, a truly intriguing series."--Joseph Finder
First woman Anna Darmond has been abducted in a bloody gunfight. it truly is an unthinkable crime that, if published, may cause public panic, so hostage rescue professional Jonathan Grave and his staff needs to function in absolute secrecy. however the venture isn't really all it kind of feels. There are shadows in Mrs. Darmond's prior. Cracks within the presidential marriage. Leaks within the country's serious shields of safety. As Grave tracks the lacking First woman via a labyrinth of lies and homicide, he confronts a traitor on the optimum point of Washington power--and a devastating scheme to carry a country to its knees. . .
Praise for John Gilstrap
"One of the best mystery writers at the planet." --Tess Gerritsen
"Gilstrap is the go-to man between mystery writers." --John Ramsey Miller
"If you're keen on Vince Flynn and Brad Thor, you will love John Gilstrap."--Gayle Lynds
By Patricia Highsmith
In Deep Water, set within the quiet, small city of Little Wesley, Patricia Highsmith has created a vicious and suspenseful story of affection long past sour.
Vic and Melinda Van Allen's loveless marriage is held jointly in basic terms by way of a precarious association wherein, to be able to steer clear of the messiness of divorce, Melinda is permitted to take any variety of fans so long as she doesn't barren region her kinfolk. finally, Vic can now not suppress his jealousy and attempts to win again his spouse via saying himself via a tall story of murder―one that quickly comes precise. during this complicated portrayal of a deadly psychosis rising within the very unlikely of areas, Highsmith examines the chilling truth in the back of the idyllic facade of yankee suburban existence.
By F. Paul Wilson
It begins so easily: Jack, nonetheless feeling down after the tragic occasions of Infernal, is striking in Julio's while a customary named Timmy asks him for support. His teenage niece has been lacking on the grounds that this morning; the police say it is too early to fret, yet Timmy is familiar with whatever undesirable has occurred. Jack says he will placed the notice out in the street. This blameless request triggers a series of possible coincidental occasions that lead Jack into the darkest days of his life.
As has develop into obvious within the sequence, Jack has been singled out, unwillingly, because the champion of 1 of the 2 supernatural forces contending for regulate of all human lifestyles in the world. Neither of those forces are stable or evil, simply risky and amoral. They worth and see person people approximately up to we do mosquitoes.
Jack is determined . . . and the very last thing you must do is make Jack determined. that is whilst issues start to blow up and other people start to die.
A hang-onto-your-hat-and-heart mystery of triumph and tragedy that barrels alongside at F. Paul Wilson's trademark breakneck pace.
By Stuart Woods
Someone desires to crash Stone Barrington’s social gathering in Stuart Woods’s bestselling sequence.
Stone Barrington is in Bel-Air, overseeing the grand starting of the ultra-luxe inn, The Arrington, outfitted at the grounds of the mansion belonging to his overdue spouse, Arrington Carter.
The star-studded gala could be attended by means of socialites, royalty, and billionaires from overseas…and in line with cellphone conversations intercepted by way of the NSA, it might probably even have attracted the eye of foreign terrorists. to make sure the protection of his guests—and town of Los Angeles—Stone can have to name in a couple of favors from his associates on the CIA….
By Dick Francis
A high-class, transcontinental horse-racing junket may be an idyllic getaway for the super-rich.
But one passenger in this teach is a sociopath, a genius at blackmail and felony corruption—and he plans to take everybody for every little thing they have got.
By Peter Swanson
A devious story of mental suspense so impossible to resist that it activates Entertainment Weekly to invite, “Is The variety worthy Killing the subsequent Gone Girl?” From one of many preferred new mystery writers, Peter Swanson, a reputation you could no longer comprehend but (but quickly will), this is often his breakout novel within the bestselling culture of Paula Hawkins’ The lady at the Train—and is quickly to be an incredible motion picture directed via Agnieszka Holland.
In a tantalizing set-up such as Patricia Highsmith’s vintage Strangers on a Train… On an evening flight from London to Boston, Ted Severson meets the lovely and mysterious Lily Kintner. Sharing one too many martinis, the strangers start to play a online game of fact, revealing very intimate information about themselves. Ted talks approximately his marriage that’s going stale and his spouse Miranda, who he’s certain is dishonest on him. Ted and his spouse have been a mismatch from the start—he the wealthy businessman, she the creative unfastened spirit—a distinction that after infected their ardour, yet has now develop into a cliché.
But their video game turns a bit darker whilst Ted jokes that he may possibly kill Miranda for what she’s performed. Lily, with no lacking a beat, says flippantly, “I’d wish to help.” in spite of everything, a few everyone is the type worthy killing, like a mendacity, stinking, dishonest wife. . . .
Back in Boston, Ted and Lily’s twisted bond grows superior as they start to plan Miranda's dying. yet there are some things approximately Lily’s previous that she hasn’t shared with Ted, specifically her adventure within the artwork and craft of homicide, a trip that begun in her very precocious youth.
Suddenly those co-conspirators are embroiled in a chilling online game of cat-and-mouse, one they either can't continue to exist . . . with a smart and intensely decided detective on their tail.
By Eric Ambler
All in all Steve Fraser had loved his three-year stint within the former Dutch Southeast Asian colony of Sunda, and he’d been good compensated. yet now he used to be expecting a final weekend within the capital earlier than heading domestic. yet Sunda was once newly self reliant, and never totally good. An competition faction with fundamentalist Islamic leanings used to be set on overthrowing the provisonal govt. And rather than having fun with a sybaritic weekend with the Eurasian good looks Rosalie, Fraser unearths himself trapped together with her by means of a fanatical workforce who’ve taken over the country’s radio station and made their headquarters in his good friend Jebb’s condo. because the govt launches a counterattack, the couple’s survival relies on their skill to circumvent bullets and the moving loyalties of the coup’s liuetenants.
By Lisa Jackson, Nancy Bush
You experience Him
Some discuss with it because the Colony. To others, it is a cult. yet few locals within the Oregon coastal hamlet of Deception Bay have ever been invited to the interior sanctum of Siren track. Even the sisters who reside the following, faraway from strangers who may possibly flinch at their unnerving psychic talents, have no idea the entire terrors buried inside its partitions. . .
You worry Him
Eight months right into a surrogate being pregnant for her sister, Kristina, Detective Savannah Dunbar simply desires to wrap up bureaucracy ahead of taking scientific go away. yet her department's research right into a brutal double murder has by surprise develop into even more complex--and own. And now there are irritating rumors in regards to the Colony, its matriarch, and an extended historical past of sour secrets and techniques. . .
But you could by no means cease Him
Death has come to Siren track earlier than. yet this time there'll be no shelter and no regret. For every thing born in wickedness needs to die that way--and a killer won't relaxation till he has claimed all of them. . .
Praise for depraved Lies
"Definitely one you do not need to learn by myself at night." –Library Journal