By Steve Berry
In 323 B.C.E, having conquered Persia, Alexander the nice set his attractions on Arabia, then abruptly succumbed to an odd fever. finding his ultimate resting place–unknown to this day–remains a tantalizing aim for either archaeologists and treasure hunters. Now the hunt for this coveted prize is ready to warmth up. And Cotton Malone–former U.S. Justice division agent grew to become rare-book dealer–will be drawn into an extreme geopolitical chess online game.
After narrowly escaping incineration in a devastating hearth that consumes a Danish museum, Cotton learns from his pal, the beguiling adventurer Cassiopeia Vitt, that the blaze used to be neither an twist of fate nor an remoted incident. As a part of crusade of arson meant to masks a much more diabolical layout, constructions throughout Europe are being wolfed by means of infernos of unnatural strength.
And from the ashes of the U.S.S.R., a brand new state has arisen: Former Soviet republics have consolidated into the crucial Asian Federation. At its helm is ideal Minister Irina Zovastina, a crafty despot with a expertise for politics, a style for blood activity, and the single-minded wish to surpass Alexander the nice as history’s final conqueror.
Backed via a mystery cabal of powerbrokers, the Federation has accrued a harrowing arsenal of organic guns. outfitted with the hellish energy to decimate different international locations at will, just one factor retains Zovastina from atmosphere in movement her dying march of domination: a mind-blowing therapeutic serum, saved mystery via an old puzzle and buried with the mummified continues to be of Alexander the Great–in a tomb misplaced to the a long time for greater than 1,500 years.
Together, Cotton and Cassiopeia needs to outrun and outthink the forces allied opposed to them. Their perilous quest will take them to the seashores of Denmark, deep into the commemorated monuments of Venice, and eventually excessive contained in the desolate Pamir mountains of imperative Asia to resolve a riddle whose answer might ruin or store thousands of people–depending on who reveals the misplaced tomb first.
By Lee Child
Jack Reacher visits a city with out pity within the first novel in Lee Child’s New York Times bestselling series.
Ex-military policeman Jack Reacher is a drifter. He’s simply passing via Margrave, Georgia, and in under an hour, he’s arrested for homicide. no longer a lot of a welcome. All Reacher is familiar with is that he didn’t kill anyone. at the least now not right here. no longer in recent times. yet he doesn’t stand an opportunity of convincing an individual. now not in Margrave, Georgia. now not an opportunity in hell.
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By Stuart Woods
Home will get scorching for distinctive agent Holly Barker.
Going domestic may be not easy. yet for specific Agent Holly Barker, it can be her one likelihood for justice opposed to an outdated enemy...
By Isaac Adamson
But that used to be ahead of he acquired a mysterious letter from a girl named Vera, a cryptic missive implying Lee’s estranged brother Paul, who disappeared years in the past in Prague, was once really murdered in an try and scouse borrow The Rudolf hassle, a helpful watch commissioned via the eccentric Holy Roman Emperor Rudolf II, rumored to carry the facility of everlasting existence. whilst Lee is going to Prague to enquire, his involvement with the enigmatic Vera, in addition to the assistance provided from a mysterious shuttle booklet, triggers a chain of violent and weird occasions that strength Lee to confront irritating truths approximately his brother in addition to himself. except Lee can reconstruct the ultimate hours of his brother's lifestyles, and separate fact from fable during this haunted urban, he would possibly not get out of Prague alive.
Complication is a twisted, mind-bending, modern thrill trip– within the spirit of such mind-bending narratives as House of Leaves and Memento.–set at midnight center of Europe, a spot the place previous ghosts and historic legends nonetheless stroll the streets.
By John Katzenbach
"Powerful...Compelling...Katzenbach is a talented storyteller who understands tips to manage the type of giant and small questions that make one are looking to continue turning the pages"
Now a Warner Bros. movie starring Sean Connery.
At first record Matt Cowart does not think the claims of innocence from Robert Earl Ferguson, demise Row inmate. however the extra Coward digs into his case, the extra he believes that, as a black guy, Ferguson is a sufferer of hate and prejudice, and that the inaccurate guy goes to be performed. Cowart we could fly a sequence of hard-hitting investigative articles that eventually frees Ferguson and will get Cowart a Pulitzer Prize. he is a hero, a celeb, a big-hearted guy--who has unwittingly set in movement a situation of horror and death....
By Linda Castillo
A ordinary catastrophe SHEDS a few gentle ON A DECADES-OLD homicide within the newest mystery FROM NEW YORK occasions BESTSELLING writer LINDA CASTILLO.
whilst a twister tears via Painters Mill and finds human is still, leader of Police Kate Burkholder is tasked with the accountability of selecting the bones and notifying the kin. while facts emerges that the demise used to be no twist of fate, Kate quickly reveals herself plunged right into a thirty-year-old case that takes her deep into the Amish neighborhood to which she as soon as belonged.
“Remarkable. . . hidden relations secretsand not likely murderers flip the serene panorama into fertile flooring for this chilling tale.”―Publishers Weekly
in the meantime, turmoil moves just about domestic as Kate’s budding courting with kingdom agent John Tomasetti reaches the brink. Can they climate the hurricane that threatens to rip them aside? less than siege from an unknown assailant―and her personal own demons―Kate digs deep into the case purely to find evidence of an unbelievable atrocity, a plethora of kinfolk secrets and techniques and the lengths to which humans will visit safeguard their own.
“castillo skillfully weaves the attitudes and conduct of the Amish…[a] transparent, dramatic portrait.”―BOokpage
By Richard Laymon
Whilst Alice's good friend Serena is going away she remains in her residence, with its sunken tub and big-screen television. better of all is the outside swimming pool. yet one evening a stranger walks out of the woods and jumps bare into the pool. Alice hopes he will not be coming to get her, like such a lot of have performed sooner than.
By Reginald Hill
Most recent in ever-popular and constantly acclaimed Dalziel & Pascoe sequence: 'Reginald Hill stands head and shoulders above the other author of homebred crime fiction' Tom Hiney, Observer fats Andy, Peter Pascoe, Wieldy and the others take on one other Mid-Yorkshire secret during this, their most up-to-date time out.
By the CWA Gold Dagger award-winning writer of Other Paths to Glory
Anthony expense ingeniously combines the machinations of British Intelligence with the legend of King Arthur in a unprecedented mystery that crackles with suspense from begin to end.
A US Air strength airplane mysteriously vanishes on a flight from its base in Britain, and its ace pilot with it. The CIA investigates the lacking pilot, and makes a few abnormal findings - discovering that may take British Intelligence officer David Audley again to the 6th century in an soaking up conflict of wits with the Soviet mystery police.
By P.D. Martin
Just as Aussie FBI profiler Sophie Anderson is settling into her activity within the L.A. bureau, she's pulled right into a case that is diverse from something she's ever seen--the sufferer has had his throat ripped out. yet what weapon may have prompted such devastating accidents? And who's the toilet Doe?
Sophie and her group are facing a talented killer, an individual who leaves nearly no forensic facts. whilst the group hyperlinks the physique to an Asian felony association, issues get much more mysterious. The sufferer has been lacking for fifteen years, so the place has he been and why has he again? extra vital, who sought after him dead?
As L.A.'s underworld rears its grotesque head, Sophie should draw on her event and her constructing psychic talents to discover an excellent killer who is carved a path of dying in equipped crime around the U.S. He leaves just one factor at the back of him--horrifying homicide scenes.