By William Peter Blatty
William Peter Blatty has delighted generations of readers along with his iconic mega-bestseller The Exorcist. Now Blatty supplies us Dimiter, a riveting tale of homicide, revenge, and suspense. Laced with topics of religion and love, sin and forgiveness, vengeance and compassion, it's a novel within the grand culture of Morris West's The Devil's recommend and the Catholic novels of Graham Greene.
Dimiter opens within the world's so much oppressive and remoted totalitarian country: Albania within the Nineteen Seventies. A prisoner suspected of being an enemy agent is held through country protection. An unsettling presence, although subjected to unbelievable torture he keeps an eerie silence. He escapes—-and in order to freedom, completes a mysterious venture. The prisoner is Dimiter, the yank "agent from Hell."
The scene shifts to Jerusalem, concentrating on Hadassah sanatorium and a forged of attractive, colourful characters: the brooding Christian Arab police detective, Peter Meral; Dr. Moses Mayo, a stricken yet funny neurologist; Samia, an enticing, sharp-tongued nurse; and various American and Israeli functionaries and medical institution employees. All turn into enmeshed in a sequence of baffling, inexplicable deaths, until eventually occasions explode in a stunning climax.
Told with unrelenting velocity, Dimiter's compelling, page-turning narrative is haunted through the quest for religion and the truths of the human situation. Dimiter is William Peter Blatty's first complete novel because the 1983 booklet of Legion.
By Benjamin Percy
In Benjamin Percy's new mystery, a post-apocalyptic reimagining of the Lewis and Clark saga, an excellent flu and nuclear fallout have made a husk of the realm we all know. a number of people keep it up, dwelling in outposts comparable to the Sanctuary-the continues to be of St. Louis-a shielded group that owes its survival to its militant safety and fear-mongering leaders.
Then a rider comes from the barren region past its partitions. She stories at the outdoors international: west of the Cascades, rain falls, plants develop, civilization flourishes. yet there's threat too: the emerging strength of a military that pillages and enslaves each neighborhood they ensue upon.
Against the needs of the Sanctuary, a small workforce units out in secrecy. Led by means of Lewis Meriwether and Mina Clark, they wish to extend their child state, and to reunite the States. however the Sanctuary won't let them break out and not using a struggle.
By Kevin O'Brien
The homes in Willow Tree courtroom are modern and modern—the style designed to harbor satisfied households and giggling little ones. nobody may wager the secrets and techniques that lurk past the neat lawns and gorgeous facades.
Molly Dennehy is attempting to slot in to her new atmosphere, although her associates are in actual fact dependable to her husband's ex-wife. yet that's the least of Molly's concerns. Her stepson's institution has been rocked through a brutal slaying, and a psychopath often called the Cul-de-Sac Killer is murdering households in Seattle houses. houses similar to Molly's.
With every one passing day, Molly grows extra confident that somebody is staring at her relations, a person fed on with rage and vengeance. in this quiet highway, a nightmare has been unleashed, and the path of terror will lead correct to her door. . .
Praise for the Novels of Kevin O'Brien
"Deftly woven plot twists. . .the speed of the radical is powerful and the tale intriguing." –Publishers Weekly on Vicious
"Scary! learn this web page turner with the lighting fixtures on!" —Lisa Jackson on Watch Them Die
By Stuart Woods
A brand new urban brings new lifestyles to Stone Barrington as Stuart Woods's bestselling sequence continues...
After a surprising loss, Stone Barrington is at free ends, not sure if he desires to remain in manhattan and proceed his paintings as a companion at Woodman and Weld. It comes as a welcome aid whilst he's summoned to Washington, D.C., through President Will Lee. The President has a distinct operation that demands Stone's certain ability set, and it's a undertaking that might reunite him along with his former associate in mattress and in crime, Holly Barker.
By Diane Wei Liang
A sus 33 años, soltera y económicamente independiente, l. a. detective Mei Wang se mueve en un Pekín donde los angeles desigualdad entre pobres y ricos aumenta cada día y donde todos rivalizan por el poder o el dinero. Un Pekín submit olímpico, ajetreado, ruidoso, muy rico y corrupto en el que Mei conoce por casualidad a un joven abogado que le encarga l. a. investigación de un caso para una empresa que fabrica píldoras capaces de curar los corazones rotos: los dueños han contratado sus servicios para que se investigue qué está pasando con su dinero... Mientras, un inspector procedente de un departamento del gobierno se presenta en su despacho con l. a. orden de cerrarle l. a. agencia de detectives.
By Matthew Bracken
Enemies international And family is a family terrorism mystery set within the close to destiny. the unconventional starts off on commencing day of the NFL season, while bullets start to rain down upon the higher deck of a packed soccer stadium. A panic stampede ensues, resulting in mass casualties. The alleged sniper is located keeping a smoking attack rifle, and is killed via a police marksman.
One week later, congress bans the non-public ownership of all semi-automatic attack rifles. Gun proprietors are given one week to show of their semi-automatic rifles, or face a 5 yr necessary sentence.
The plot revolves round the real identification of the particular sniper. The alleged sniper killed on the scene could be a patsy, and plenty of american citizens refuse to show of their banned guns, resulting in a civil challenge within the kingdom.
By Alfred Hayes
Alfred Hayes is likely one of the mystery masters of the 20th century novel, a journalist and scriptwriter and poet who possessed an immaculate ear and who wrote with razorsharp intelligence approximately ardour and its payback.
My Face for the realm to See is determined in Hollywood, the place the tonic for anonymity is status and you’re in basic terms as actual as your photograph. At a celebration, the narrator, a screenwriter, rescues a tender lady who staggers with drunken selection into the Pacific. he's dwelling faraway from his spouse in manhattan and some time past shed any illusions concerning the worth of his paintings. He simply desires to be left on my own. And but with no relatively desiring to, he will get concerned with the younger girl, who has, it kind of feels, no illusions approximately love, in particular with married males. She’s a survivor, whether her good looks is a bit battered from years of no longer particularly making it within the photographs. She’s similar to him, he thinks, and as their informal courting takes on an more and more stricken and harmful depth, it appears may possibly simply be real, merely now not within the method he supposes.
By Yrsa Sigurdardóttir
Bestselling and award-winning Icelandic crime writer Yrsa Sigurdardottir is again with the subsequent ebook in her Thóra Gudmundsdóttir sequence. an individual to observe OVER ME, the 5th installment within the Thóra Gudmundsdóttir sequence, was once named Crime Novel of the 12 months by means of the Sunday Times.
A younger guy with Down's Syndrome has been convicted of burning down his assisted residing facility and killing 5 humans, yet a fellow inmate at his safe psychiatric unit has employed Thora to end up Jakob is blameless. If he didn't do it, who did? and the way is the a number of homicide attached to the dying of a tender girl, killed in what used to be alleged to be a hit-and-run?
Sigurjon Sighvatsson—a veteran manufacturer with over forty function movies and tv sequence to his credit—plans to begin taking pictures I consider YOU, her stand-alone ghost tale (March 2014), in early 2014 in Iceland. He has additionally optioned the rights to the Thóra Gudmundsdóttir sequence to be able to be a television sequence within the English language.
By John Grisham
Troy Phelan is a self-made billionaire, one of many richest males within the United States. He can be eccentric, reclusive, constrained to a wheelchair, and searching out the way to die. His heirs, to no one's surprise--especially Troy's--are circling like vultures.
Nate O'Riley is a high-octane Washington litigator who's lived too difficult, too quickly, for too long. His moment marriage in a shambles, and he's rising from his fourth remain in rehab armed with little greater than his fragile sobriety, solid intentions, and resilient feel of humor. Returning to the true global is usually tough, yet this time it's going to be murder.
Rachel Lane is a tender lady who selected to provide her existence to God, who walked clear of the trendy international with all its strivings and trappings and encumbrances, and went to dwell and paintings with a primitive tribe of Indians within the private jungles of Brazil.
In a narrative that combines criminal suspense with a striking experience, their lives are eternally altered by means of the startling mystery of The Testament.
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By Andy Straka
A rocket-ride of a mystery and a desirable glimpse right into a know-how that's coming to a destiny close to you, in Dragonflies: Shadow of Drones former U.S. military helicopter pilot Raina Sanchez suffers nightmares from a crash in Afghanistan that injured her and killed her commanding officer. whilst requested via an ex-military touch to take part in a mystery drone operation with ties to the battle, she jumps on the likelihood to exorcise a few of her demons. yet Raina learns that during a global the place tiny surveillance units secret agent at the unsuspecting, private and non-private forces either huge and small are maneuvering to regulate them.