The Dark Side of the Island

By Jack Higgins

After a harrowing betrayal, a soldier fights for redemption
within the darkest days of worldwide warfare II, Captain Hugh Lomax was once Greece’s final desire to force the Nazis from the island of Kyros. His bold undertaking, and its fabulous good fortune, must have ensured Lomax a hero’s welcome whilst he back to Kyros years later. as an alternative, he discovers that his allies at the island were finished and the survivors manipulated to think that he had betrayed them.

Lomax is set to earn again the belief of the folk of Kyros. yet first he needs to discover the reality at the back of the murderous conspirators—before they could kill him.

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Death to the Landlords (Felse, Book 11)

By Ellis Peters

Landlords internationally are usually not the preferred humans, and there's little mourning while the grasping, ruthless Mahendralal Bakhle is blown up in his boat at the attractive Periyar Lake. Suspicion falls at the boat-boy who died with him, yet Dominic Felse, considered one of a celebration of younger travelers unintentionally concerned about the fatality, isn't confident of the boy's guilt. And once they stream on it appears the phobia continues to be pursuing them.

Violence and demise erupt all over again in the house of a really diversified landowner, the place Dominic and his associates are visitors, and stick to them relentlessly south to the very tip of India, the place Dominic and the Swami Premanathanand, a guy of peace, get to the bottom of a perilous Indian rope trick of hatred and murder...

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Fallen Into the Pit (Felse, Book 1)

By Ellis Peters

While an obnoxious former Nazi land-worker is murdered within the small English village of Comerford, Chad Wedderburn, classics grasp and hero of the Resistance in WWII, is accused of the homicide. yet none of his scholars believes he's responsible, together with Dominic Felse, who came across the physique. Dominic resolves to find the genuine assassin.

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Say Goodbye: An FBI Profiler Novel

By Lisa Gardner

The bestselling writer of Hide and Gone draws us into the venomous brain video games of a terrifying killer.

Come into my parlor . . .

For Kimberly Quincy, FBI targeted Agent, all of it starts off with a pregnant hooker. the tale Delilah Rose tells Kimberly approximately her johns is simply too scary to be true—but prostitutes are disappearing, one after the other, with out clarification, and nobody yet Kimberly turns out to care.

Said the spider to the fly . . .

As a member of the facts reaction crew, lifeless hookers aren’t precisely Kimberly’s strong point. The younger agent is 5 months pregnant—she has different issues to fret approximately than an alleged lunatic who makes use of spiders to do his soiled paintings. yet Kimberly’s personal mom and sister have been sufferers of a serial killer. And now, with none our bodies and with beneficial few clues, it’s all too transparent serial killer has chanced on the main to the ideal homicide . . . or Kimberly is chasing a criminal offense that by no means happened.

Kimberly’s stuck in an online extra deadly than any spider’s, and the extra she fights for solutions, the extra tightly she’s trapped. What she doesn’t be aware of is that she’s close—too close—to a psychopath who makes girls’ s nightmares come alive, and if he has his twisted method, it won’t be lengthy sooner than it’ s time for Kimberly to . . .

SAY GOODBYE

From the Hardcover edition.

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Maigret and the Loner

By Georges Simenon

An it seems that aged vagrant, who seems to be towards fifty five, is shot to dying in a condemend construction the place he used to be snoozing in Les Halles. He was once Marcel Vivien, a guy who two decades prior were a married cabinetmaker, with an 8-year-old daugther. He'd withdrawn all his cash from the financial institution at some point and left his kin with out a note, having fallen in love with a 20-year outdated woman, Nina Lassave. whilst 6 months later he discovered she used to be deceiving him, he strangled her in a healthy of rage. because of inadequate proof, no arrests have been made. the opposite guy, Louis Mahossier, had visible him go away the scene, and knew he had killed her. two decades move, with Marcel Vivien residing the lifetime of a taciturn vagrant, whilst Mahossier stumbles throughout him unintentionally, and kills him as he had vowed he could. From a starting with the homicide of a anonymous vagrant, M places jointly the items of the puzzle in lower than every week, helped by means of an nameless caller and the stories of varied aged humans in Montmartre. (trussel.com)

One of the world’s such a lot profitable crime writers, Georges Simenon has extremely joyful secret fanatics around the globe considering the fact that 1931 along with his matchless construction Inspector Maigret.
A extra special writer and his extraordinary personality Georges Simenon used to be by way of many criteria the main profitable writer of the twentieth century, and the nature he created, Inspector Jules Maigret, who made him wealthy and well-known, ranks basically after Sherlock Holmes because the world's most sensible recognized fictional detective. there's not anything average in regards to the lifetime of Georges Simenon, and he and his works were the topic of innumerable books and articles. The Maigret tales are not like the other detective tales — the crime and the main points of unraveling it are usually much less relevant to our curiosity than Maigret's trip during the discovery of the solid of characters... in the direction of an knowing of guy. Simenon acknowledged he used to be keen about a look for the "naked man" — guy with out his cultural protecting colour, and he his quest as a lot within the Maigrets as in his "hard" novels.
Although so much of Simenon's paintings comes in English, it was once initially written in French. Simenon was once born and raised in Belgium, and whereas Paris used to be "the city" for him, the house of Maigret, he used to be 'an international,' a global tourist who moved frequently and lived for a few years in France, the USA, and Switzerland.
Because he wrote in French, and for the main half lived in French-speaking international locations, lots of the books and journal articles approximately him have been written in French to boot. not like his personal books in spite of the fact that, a lot of those have by no means been to be had in translation. simply because Simenon lived to be approximately ninety, and left a legacy of hundreds and hundreds of books — from which greater than 50 motion pictures were made, in addition to thousands of tv episodes — there's a lot to assemble, to envision, to exhibit and talk about. (trussel.com)

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The Sixth Man (King & Maxwell Series)

By David Baldacci

Watch King & Maxwell, TNT's new sequence in keeping with David Baldacci's blockbuster novels, on Mondays at 10 p.m. (ET/PT)

After the number one New York Times bestsellers Split Second, Hour Game, Simple Genius, and First Family, Sean King and Michelle Maxwell go back of their such a lot surprising case: a excessive stakes fight the place the relentless wishes of nationwide safety run up opposed to absolutely the limits of the human mind.

THE 6th MAN

Edgar Roy--an alleged serial killer held in a safe, fortress-like Federal Supermax facility-is expecting trial. He faces virtually convinced conviction. Sean King and Michelle Maxwell are known as in by way of Roy's lawyer, Sean's previous good friend and mentor Ted Bergin, to aid paintings the case. yet their research is derailed prior to it begins--en path to their first assembly with Bergin, Sean and Michelle locate him murdered.
It is now as much as them to invite the questions not anyone turns out to need responded: Is Roy a killer? Who murdered Bergin? With aid from a few incredible allies, they proceed to pursue the case. however the extra they dig into Roy's prior, the extra they stumble upon stumbling blocks, half-truths, dead-ends, fake associates, and escalating threats from each path. Their patience places them on a collision direction with the top degrees of the govt and the darkest corners of energy. In a terrifying war of words that might push Sean and Michelle to their limits, the duo could be completely parted.

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Maigret Hesitates (Maigret Series of Mysteries)

By Georges Simenon

One of many world’s such a lot profitable crime writers, Georges Simenon has overjoyed secret fanatics world wide seeing that 1931 together with his matchless construction Inspector Maigret.
A extra special writer and his exceptional personality Georges Simenon used to be by means of many criteria the main winning writer of the 20 th century, and the nature he created, Inspector Jules Maigret, who made him wealthy and well-known, ranks simply after Sherlock Holmes because the world's top identified fictional detective. there's not anything normal in regards to the lifetime of Georges Simenon, and he and his works were the topic of innumerable books and articles. The Maigret tales are in contrast to the other detective tales — the crime and the main points of unraveling it are frequently much less principal to our curiosity than Maigret's trip in the course of the discovery of the forged of characters... in the direction of an realizing of guy. Simenon acknowledged he used to be captivated with a look for the "naked man" — guy with out his cultural protecting colour, and he his quest as a lot within the Maigrets as in his "hard" novels.
Although such a lot of Simenon's paintings comes in English, it was once initially written in French. Simenon was once born and raised in Belgium, and whereas Paris was once "the city" for him, the house of Maigret, he used to be 'an international,' a global tourist who moved frequently and lived for a few years in France, the U.S., and Switzerland.
Because he wrote in French, and for the main half lived in French-speaking nations, many of the books and journal articles approximately him have been written in French besides. in contrast to his personal books notwithstanding, lots of those have by no means been on hand in translation. simply because Simenon lived to be approximately ninety, and left a legacy of 1000s of books — from which greater than 50 motion pictures were made, in addition to hundreds and hundreds of tv episodes — there's a lot to assemble, to check, to show and talk about. (trussel.com)

An nameless letter written on distinctive paper and caution homicide may be dedicated, leads M quick to the house of a well-known maritime legal professional, Emile Parendon. yet who wrote the letter and who may be the sufferer stay a secret. one other letter arrives, chiding M for appearing so quick, and caution that M's activities will precipitate the homicide. M. interviews Parendon, Mme Parendon, his spouse, and his secretary, Antoinette obscure, and stations a guy on the condo while a 3rd and extra pressing letter is obtained. the subsequent morning, the secretary is located at her table along with her throat reduce. It turns into transparent that the nameless letters got here from Parendon's son, Gus Parendon, and that the assassin may perhaps purely were Mme Parendon; assisting testimony of a witness in a close-by house results in her arrest. (trussel.com)

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