By Brian Evenson, Peter Straub
"The deceptively uncomplicated prose retains the booklet brisk or even gripping as its puzzles develop extra craggy and intricate. this can be Evenson's singular, Poe-like present: He writes with intelligence and a gentle hand, even if his characters choose to lop their very own limbs off."—Time Out New York
When Kline is abducted via a depressing sect that believes amputation brings you toward God, he is tasked with uncovering who murdered their chief. Will he discover the reality in time to avoid wasting himself, tackle the mantle of prophet, or damage all he sees with a rain of biblical violence?
By Steven Konkoly
“Love Konkoly; the recent Clive Cussler” Amazon reviewer
"I by no means learn a ebook so quick. This ebook grabs you straight away and had my adrenaline flowing throughout the entire book!” Amazon reviewer
"The e-book simply pulled you in from the start. And, there has been a scene which additionally introduced me to tears." Amazon reviewer
"The Jakarta Pandemic is a terrifying, cautionary story that explores the depths of human desperation and its unremitting impression on our decisions.” Amazon reviewer
THE JAKARTA PANDEMIC:
Cases of a hugely deadly virus look in significant towns all over the world. so much forget about the caution signs.
Alex Fletcher, Iraq battle veteran, has learn the indicators for years. He is aware the original hazards of a deadly disease flu and has taken the mandatory steps to arrange. along with his kin and residential ready to suffer a longer interval of seclusion, Alex thinks he is prepared for the pandemic. He's no longer even close.
The deadly H16N1 virus speedily spreads around the country, stretching the delicate bonds of society to the verge of collapse. colleges shut, grocery shops empty, gas deliveries cease, hospitals commence turning away the sick...riots engulf the towns. As hostility and distrust engulfs his idyllic Maine local, Alex quick realizes that the H16N1 virus stands out as the least of his problems.
***The sequel, The Perseid cave in, is now available***
"It grants a vicious punch of violence and heroism for the reader to undergo and respect. i'll not often placed The Jakarta Pandemic down until eventually i stopped it." - Amazon reviewer
"The rigidity builds as tricky offerings are made, whilst no stable concepts appear to be on hand. i discovered definite segments to be uncomfortably life like, now and then creepy within the approach you may suppose issues final in round the family." - Amazon reviewer
"I stumbled on the atmosphere to be a fresh swap from different PA novels. tales during this style are likely to concentrate on the realm at huge or heart on a gaggle of individuals touring on a trip to discover secure harbor. This novel facilities on one kinfolk hunkered down of their domestic and the way they have interaction with their associates on their road. i used to be relatively inspired with the extent of analysis placed into this novel, the writer essentially did his homework." - Richard Stephenson, writer of the significantly acclaimed New the United States series.
"It makes you're thinking that simply how ready you actually are for any type of emergency. It makes you query your unravel in a possible predicament. How some distance are you keen to visit defend your family? on a daily basis that is going by way of, those characters need to query what's correct and what's unsuitable. Take the journey via this ebook. you will not be disappointed." - Amazon reviewer
"Pay awareness as you could study a couple of issues during this booklet which may assist you make the simplest of an emergency scenario. For that subject many of the information during this publication may actually keep your life." - Amazon reviewer
"Anyone who has relished operating to the ironmongery store sooner than a massive hurricane to fill up on necessities may be interested in Steve Konkoly's intricately-researched and drawn breakdown of our offer structures, and transfixed by way of his description of what it takes to outlive six months of enforced isolation in the back of the locked (booby-trapped, draped and shuttered) doorways of one's personal home." - Amazon reviewer
By Alanna Knight
Rose McQuinn, daughter of 1 of Scotland’s so much profitable detectives, leader Inspector Jeremy Faro, her middle and married the fellow of her early life desires, Danny McQuinn. despite the fact that, Danny’s paintings in Arizona with Pinkerton’s Detective corporation uncovered him to many risky enemies, and in the future he disappeared from Rose’s lifestyles altogether. Believing him to be useless and grieving the lack of either her husband and child son, Rose back to Scotland for you to begin a brand new existence.
it really is June, 1897 and 3 years have handed considering that that tragic interval in Rose’s lifestyles. She has now fulfilled her ambition of turning into a ‘Lady Investigator, Discretion assured’ and is set to marry her long term lover, Detective Inspector Jack Macmerry of the Edinburgh Police. yet pre-wedding jitters turn into the least of her concerns while a nun from the neighborhood convent claims to have bought a letter from Danny. Is the aged nun simply senile, or may Danny relatively nonetheless be alive? during which case, why could he now not write to his spouse? Unnerved and made up our minds to determine the reality earlier than her marriage ceremony, Rose starts off to enquire. in spite of the fact that, after suspicious deaths, all of the symptoms recommend ghost is set to stroll again into her lifestyles
By Ted Kosmatka
Jurassic Park meets The starvation Games during this gorgeous new high-energy, high-concept story from first-time novelist Ted Kosmatka, a Nebula Award and Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award finalist.
NAMED the most effective BOOKS OF THE 12 months by means of PUBLISHERS WEEKLY
Set in an amoral destiny the place genetically engineered monstrosities struggle one another to the demise in an Olympic occasion, The Games envisions a harrowing global that could arrive prior to you think.
Silas Williams is the intense geneticist answerable for getting ready the U.S. access into the Olympic Gladiator pageant, an across the world sanctioned bloodsport with just one rule: no human DNA is authorized within the layout of the entrants. Silas lives and breathes genetics; his designs have led the U.S. to the gold in each earlier occasion. however the different nations are catching up. Now, determined for an aspect within the upcoming video games, Silas’s boss engages an experimental supercomputer to layout the genetic code for a gladiator that can not be beaten.
the result's a hugely really good killing computer, its genome by no means prior to obvious in the world. now not even Silas, with all his genius and event, can comprehend the horror he had a hand in making. And nobody, he fears, can count on the implications of entrusting the act of construction to a computer’s chilly good judgment.
Now Silas races to appreciate what the pc has wrought, aided by way of a stunning xenobiologist, Vidonia João. but because the fast-growing gladiator demonstrates preternatural energy, velocity, and—most disquietingly—intelligence, Silas and Vidonia locate their medical interest giving option to a so much unforeseen emotion: sheer terror.
Praise for The Games
“Blends the easiest of Crichton and Koontz.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review)
“Outstanding . . . much like whatever Michael Crichton may have written . . . [a] daring mixture of horror and SF . . . count on monstrous issues from [Ted] Kosmatka.”—Booklist (starred review)
“Kosmatka effectively captures the fun of groundbreaking expertise. . . . The excitement of his polished, action-packed storytelling is deepened by means of robust personality improvement. This near-future SF mystery . . . turns out destined for the large screen.”—Library magazine (starred assessment)
By Lisa Gardner
THE SURVIVORS CLUB
. . . that’s what Jillian Hayes, Carol Rosen, and Meg Pesaturo name it. They won’t give some thought to themselves sufferers. they're survivors. They helped lead the research that stuck the fellow who replaced their lives perpetually. Now they're the best suspects in his murder.
might 3 usual girls were pushed to do the unthinkable? Detective Sergeant Roan Griffin understands all too good what can force even the simplest humans to pass the road. Has an individual within the Survivors membership develop into a killer? And if that is so, can he blame her, not to mention carry her to justice?
“Starts speedy and not stops relocating. smart, advanced, and original!”—Phillip Margolin
“Has all of it: provocative plotting, attractive characters, and a razor-sharp emotional edge.”—Stephen White
“This membership is well worth the dues.”—People
By James Craig
While Inspector John Carlyle discovers a disorientated woman in a park close to Buckingham Palace, he's taking it upon himself to determine who she is and the place she's from. His hunt for the id of this misplaced woman takes him from Ukrainian gangsters in North London to the reduce reaches of the British aristocracy. quickly, the inspector is at the path of a child-trafficking ring that stretches from Kiev to London, and again to the palace itself
By Jennifer McMahon
The summer time of 1985 adjustments Reggie’s lifestyles. a clumsy thirteen-year-old, she unearths herself combined up with the college outcasts. that very same summer time, a serial killer referred to as Neptune starts off kidnapping girls. He leaves their severed arms at the police division steps and, 5 days later, screens their our bodies round city. simply while Reggie wishes her mom, Vera, the main, Vera’s hand is located at the steps. yet after 5 days, there’s no physique and Neptune disappears.
Now, twenty-five years later, Reggie is a profitable architect who has left her native land and the terrible stories of that summer time at the back of. but if she will get a choice revealing that her mom has been came across alive, Reggie needs to confront the ghosts of her earlier and locate Neptune earlier than he kills again.
By Ken Follett
International struggle II mystery assortment Ken Follett This selection of 3 books from the number 1 ny instances bestselling grasp of worldwide battle II suspense contains "the most enjoyable novel in years" (Cincinnati Enquirer), concerning the espionage warfare among the British and the Nazis; "a very pleasing, very cinematic thriller" (Publishers Weekly) a couple of gang of woman saboteurs in the back of German traces; and a "blitzkrieg-paced read" (People) approximately one man's determined challenge to carry the most important intelligence to England. the most important to Rebecca Jackdaws Hornet Flight
By Bobby Cole
Eighteen months in the past, stockbroker Jake Crosby and his daughter Katy narrowly survived a residing nightmare at a distant Alabama searching camp. to save lots of Katy, Jake killed men—men who have been buddies and company affiliates of infamous outlaw and drug-runner Ethan “Moon Pie” Daniels. That evening, Moon Pie made a blood promise of revenge. And in Moon Pie’s darkish international of violence, such can provide are consistently stored.
Jake Crosby doesn’t remorse what he did that evening; he understands it used to be kill or be killed. yet he can’t shake the sensation that the horror isn’t over, that Katy and his spouse, Morgan, aren’t but safe—and that retribution is coming. All he is familiar with evidently is that he'll do anything—everything—to shield his kin. That’s a vow the damaging Moon Pie will placed to the final word attempt on a chilly, moonless evening deep within the center of a river swamp.
This riveting follow-up to Bobby Cole’s heart-stopping mystery The Dummy Line deftly explores the perils of revenge…and the profound strength of a husband and father’s love.
By Richard Castle
For the quest, Nikki groups once more together with her romantic companion, Pulitzer Prize profitable investigative journalist Jameson Rook, and their quest for the outdated undercover agent and the cause at the back of the prior homicide reveals an alarming terror plot-which is whatever yet historic background. it's deadly. it's now. And it has already entered its countdown phase.
Complicating Heat's undertaking to convey the rogue secret agent to justice and thwart the looming terror occasion, a serial killer starts off menacing the 20 th Precinct and her murder squad is stressed to forestall him, and shortly. The scary assassin, identified for his chilling stealth, not just has singled out Nikki because the specific recipient of his taunting messages, he then boldly names his subsequent sufferer: Detective Heat.