By James S. A. Corey
Leviathan Wakes is James S. A. Corey's first novel within the epic, New York Times bestselling sequence the Expanse, a contemporary masterwork of technological know-how fiction the place humanity has colonized the sun system.
2 hundred years after migrating into house, mankind is in turmoil. while a reluctant ship's captain and washed-up detective locate themselves interested by the case of a lacking woman, what they realize brings our sunlight procedure to the threshold of civil warfare, and exposes the best conspiracy in human history.
By James Thompson
Inspector Kari Vaara, improving from mind surgical procedure, is again to doing police work—under situations so much law enforcement officials in simple terms dream of. Reporting on to the nationwide leader of police, Kari and his companions Milo and Sulo were granted secrecy and autonomy for his or her new black-ops unit, and lots of funds to paintings with, together with no matter what they could scouse borrow from Helsinki’s mobsters.
But Kari's crew is just too solid, and their activities have unintentional consequences...The president of Finland desires the crew on a brand new case: the vicious assassination of a well-liked immigrants' rights activist. opposed to a backdrop of simmering hatred spreading around the kingdom, Kari needs to remedy a case that comprises the abduction of a billionaire’s kids, a Faustian discount with a former French Legionnaire—and his personal wife.
By Len Deighton
Computer video games run in a categorized warfare reports centre in London. Nuclear submarines prowl underneath Arctic ice. And warfare video games move into genuine time. Patrick Armstrong - potentially a similar reluctant hero of The Ipcress dossier - is distributed to investigate.
Patrick Armstrong is a tricky, committed agent and war-games participant. yet in Armstrong’s violent, complicated global, war-games are all too frequently performed for genuine. quickly the chase (or is it escape?) is on.
From the secretive automatic university of battle stories in London through a bleak, sinister Scottish redoubt to the Arctic ice cap the place nuclear submarines prowl ominously underneath frozen wastes, a deadly net of violence and double-cross is woven. And Europe’s entire destiny hangs via a dangerous thread…
Spy tale is the main actual and excellent novel of espionage but from the world’s maximum author of undercover agent thrillers.
This new reissue incorporates a foreword from the canopy dressmaker, Oscar-winning filmmaker Arnold Schwartzman, and a new creation through Len Deighton, which deals a desirable perception into the writing of the story.
By Dorothy L. Sayers
The fiancé of Lord Peter's sister, Mary, is located useless outdoors the conservatory of the Wimsey family's capturing inn in Yorkshire. The facts issues to their older brother, Gerald, the Duke of Denver, who's charged with the homicide and wear trial in the home of Lords.
To transparent the family members identify, Lord Peter and his shut buddy Inspector Charles Parker scour the lodge's grounds, discovering a number of tantalizing clues, together with mysterious footprints, a bit of bijou, and a cat allure. What do those leads suggest, and why are Mary and Gerald abruptly appearing so mysterious? Unraveling a string of coincidences, Lord Peter is set to resolve this exciting case. yet will the reply retailer his brother . . . or condemn him?
By Peter George
Story of a maverick American commander, pushed insane via pressure and the Russian invasion of Hungary in '56, who deceives his males approximately orders, and sends nuclear bombers to Moscow. The resource for Dr. Strangelove.
By Adrian McKinty
Danny Lopez is new on the town. He made a mistake again domestic in Las Vegas, and now he has landed at an experimental tuition in Colorado for “tough cases.” on the Cobalt constitution college, every little thing is scripted—what the academics say, what the scholars reply—and no different talking is permitted. This supercontrolled atmosphere provides teenagers a moment probability to make anything of themselves. yet with few freedoms, the scholars develop into sitting geese for a killer made up our minds to “clean up” Colorado Springs.
By Kate Atkinson
"Atkinson's vivid voice jewelry on each web page, and her sly and wry observations movement the plot as quickly as suspense turns the pages of a thriller."-San Francisco Chronicle
Two years after the occasions of Case Histories left him a retired millionaire, Jackson Brodie has Julia, his occasional female friend and previous purchaser, to Edinburgh for its recognized summer season arts pageant. but if he witnesses a guy being brutally attacked in a traffic congestion - the plain sufferer of an severe case of street rage - a sequence of occasions is decided in movement that may pull the spouse of an unscrupulous actual property magnate, a timid yet winning crime novelist, and a hardheaded woman police detective into Jackson's orbit. unexpectedly out of retirement, Jackson is once more in the course of a number of mysteries that intersect in a single mammoth and sinister scheme.
"Compelling and consistently entertaining." -USA Today
"One stable Turn crackles with power and imagination." -Chicago Tribune
"Atkinson's tart prose sparkles." -Entertainment Weekly
"Entertaining either as a homicide secret and as a sprawling multi-character learn within the most sensible post-Nashville tradition." -The Onion
"A notable feat of storytelling bravado." -Washington Post
By Håkan Nesser
The grasp of Swedish crime fiction returns with this most modern access into the across the world acclaimed, award-winning secret series—one of the darkest stories but within the sequence that's, to boot, an electrifying stand-alone novel.
In the center of the evening, a boy is struck through a vehicle after leaving his girlfriend's apartment. the driving force, inebriated, leaves the boy's physique via the facet of the line and, wrestling with guilt, attempts to place all of it out of his mind—until a blackmail observe arrives. meanwhile, Reinhart, the recent leader inspector of the Maardam police strength, has set his staff to paintings. yet a moment, very likely comparable killing proves that this can be no usual case. The police, determined for solutions, fight to decipher the clues to those appalling crimes, yet because the killer turns into more and more unhinged and unpredictable, Van Veeteren, now retired, is pressured to re-enter the realm he left at the back of. he'll face the best trial of his occupation as he seeks vengeance for the loss of life of somebody who was once just about him. instructed with Håkan Nesser's trademark eye for element, breakneck plotting, and gut-wrenching ethical rigidity, Hour of the Wolf reveals the Nordic noir celebrity spinning one in all his such a lot spellbinding stories yet.
By Alistair MacLean
Militant non secular extremists are taking on the peaceable Vale of Kashmir, dealing in medications and weapons to fund their battle. whilst the undertaking appears very unlikely, who do you name? UNACO.
The Vale of Kashmir in India, precariously stuck among Afghanistan, Pakistan and China, is likely one of the such a lot serenely appealing areas in the world… and essentially the most lethal. whilst Malcolm Philpott, head of UNACO, the United countries’ Anti-Crime association, gets a tip-off from an area priest that the peace of the valley is being threatened through militant spiritual extremists and the suspicion of a hugely prepared drug-trafficking ring, he sends in of his best brokers, Mike Graham and Sabrina Carver, to enquire and query the priest further.
But the priest is brutally murdered earlier than they could arrive, and an ex-CIA-trained murderer, became local, is the relevant suspect. all of sudden Mike and Sabrina needs to adopt the deadly project of infiltrating the murderous drug convoys and bringing the extremists below keep an eye on prior to the risky scenario ignites and enthusiasts into a world blood bath.
By Dean Koontz
The voters of Moonlight Cove are altering. a few are wasting contact with their private feelings. Others are surrendering to their wildest urges. And the few who stay unchanged are totally terrified—if no longer brutally murdered at midnight. input the surprising global of Moonlight Cove, the place 4 not likely survivors confront the darkest geographical regions of human nature...