By Andrew Pyper
On the heels of his acclaimed bestselling debut Lost Girls, Andrew Pyper brings his darkly musical language, chilling suspense, and mental complexity to a narrative of survival within the Amazon jungle.
at the delirious eve of the hot millennium, Marcus Wallace and Jonathon Bates, twenty-four-year-old in a single day dot-com millionaires, are on a exchange undertaking in Brazil. Their product is Hypothesys, a digital "morality computer" that provides to aid humans "make the easiest judgements in their lives." but if the choice is made to take an ecotour up the RÃo Negro deep into the Amazon jungle, the Hypothesys crew contributors are pressured to make offerings for themselves -- offerings that hold deadly effects.
at nighttime, their boat is boarded via paramilitaries who kill the Brazilian team and kidnap Wallace and Bates, their older colleagues, and their enigmatic interpreter, Crossman. Blindfolded and thrown right into a pit for a jail, they need to struggle to discover the need to outlive. but if the more and more risky Wallace engineers a violent get away, their very own natures grow to be a danger very likely extra harmful than the boundless jungle that surrounds them, or the gunmen who relentlessly pursue them.
an extraordinary mixture of literary ability, modern perception, and remarkable storytelling, The alternate Mission is an electrifying learn that confirms Andrew Pyper's mastery of mental suspense.
By Robert Ludlum
In Zurich . . . in Moscow . . . in Washington, D.C. . . . the equipment has already been set in movement. In a quiet suburb, a wierd collection of guys and ladies assemble for a momentous weekend. At stake is not anything lower than the very lifestyles of the USA of America—and, with it, the way forward for the total unfastened world.
Praise for Robert Ludlum and The Osterman Weekend
“Shattering . . . [The Osterman Weekend] will fee you the evening and the chilly hours of the morning.”—The Cincinnati Enquirer
“Ludlum stuffs extra surprises into his novels than the other six-pack of mystery writers combined.”—The long island Times
“Powerhouse momentum . . . as shrill because the siren at the prowl car.”—Kirkus Reviews
“A complicated state of affairs of creative double-crossing.”—Chicago Sun-Times
By Jack Higgins
From bestselling writer Jack Higgins comes a vintage mystery of worldwide struggle II intrigue...
The days of the 3rd Reich are numbered. yet on a solitary island in the course of the English Channel, a super, ruthless SS commander has vowed to struggle to the demise. it's the Nazi's final outpost. And its downfall is the final word suicide challenge for one soldier of fortune.
By Chris Ewan
"An extraordinary, very humorous debut novel . . . that includes Charlie Howard, who's the very version of a latest grasp criminal." -The Raleigh information & Observer
Charlie Howard travels the globe writing suspense novels for a residing, approximately an intrepid burglar named Faulks. To complement his income---and to maintain his hand in---Charlie additionally has a small part enterprise: stealing for a truly discreet clients on fee.
When a mysterious American bargains to pay Charlie 20,000 euros if he steals small monkey collectible figurines to compare the single he already has, Charlie is suspicious; he does not know the way the yankee stumbled on him, and the task turns out too solid to be actual. And, after all, it truly is. even though the housebreaking is going off with no hitch, whilst he is going to carry the monkeys he reveals that the yankee has been crushed to near-death, and that the 3rd figurine is lacking.
Back in London, his long-suffering literary agent, Victoria (who is naive adequate to think he really seems like his jacket photo), attempts to speak him throughout the plot difficulties in either his most modern manuscript and his genuine life---but Charlie quickly reveals himself stuck up in a caper akin to a Cary supply motion picture, regarding safe-deposit containers, menacing characters, and, in fact, a stunning damsel in misery.
Publishers Weekly known as Chris Ewan's The sturdy Thief's advisor to Amsterdam one of the "best books for grownups."
By Thomas Harris
From the genius of Thomas Harris, the number 1 New York Times bestselling writer who brought the realm to Hannibal Lecter, comes his terrifying and prophetic debut of an American who plans an act of terrorism on the tremendous Bowl?as the total international watches. yet in a mob of 80,000 humans, how can they locate him to prevent him?
The clock is ticking?
By Stuart Woods
Everyone seems to be regularly telling Stone Barrington that he's too shrewdpermanent to be a cop, yet it's natural good fortune that areas him at the streets in the dark, simply in time to witness the frightening incident that turns his existence within out.
Suddenly he's at the entrance web page of each manhattan newspaper, and his existence is hopelessly entwined within the more and more stunning existence (and might be dying) of Sasha Nijinsky, the country's most well-liked and most pretty tv anchorwoman.
No topic the place he turns, the case is expecting him, haunting his nights and turning his days right into a dwelling hell. Stone unearths himself stuck in a dangerous internet of unspeakable crimes, harmful acquaintances, and sexual depravity that has all through it one universal thread: Sasha.
By Andrew Fukuda
From writer Andrew Fukuda comes The catch, the explosive finale to the search trilogy―perfect for lovers of The starvation Games!
After slightly escaping the project alive, Gene and Sissy face an very unlikely job: staying alive lengthy sufficient to forestall a whole global bent on their destruction. sure on a educate heading into the unknown with the surviving project women, Gene, Sissy, David, and Epap needs to stick jointly and use every thing they need to guard one another and their simply wish: the healing that might flip the blood-thirsty creatures round them into people back. Now that they understand how to opposite the virus, Gene and Sissy have one ultimate probability to avoid wasting these they love and create a greater lifestyles for themselves. yet as they try to get there, Gene's project units him on a crash path with Ashley June, his past love . . . and his deadliest enemy.
By Stephen King
Ça peut prendre l. a. forme d’un loup-garou, d’une momie, de sangsues meurtrières. Ou devenir un clown maléfique muni de crocs et de griffes. Ça puise dans les peurs de l’enfance pour attirer et dévorer ses victimes. Et tous les vingt-sept ans, il revient à Derby, petite ville du Maine. Un groupe de six garçons et une fille, le « membership des Ratés », y fera face une première fois. Puis une seconde, alors que les membres du groupe auront basculé depuis longtemps dans l’âge adulte. Ça est le chef-d’oeuvre de Stephen King, grand maître du fantastique contemporain. Un roman qu’on ne lâche plus, une fois commencé, tant l’immersion est profonde. Une intrigue complexe qui ne connaît aucun temps mort, une plongée dans le monde de l’enfance, ses douleurs et surtout ses peurs, une stress permanente. Tout y est précis, enchanteur, effrayant, magnifié par l. a. plume du maître. Ça déménage, c’est le moins qu’on puisse dire.
By Marie Lu
The explosive finale to Marie Lu’s New York Times bestselling LEGEND trilogy—perfect for enthusiasts of THE starvation video games and DIVERGENT!
He is a Legend.
She is a Prodigy.
Who should be Champion?
June and Day have sacrificed lots for the folk of the Republic—and every one other—and now their kingdom is close to a brand new lifestyles. June is again within the strong graces of the Republic, operating in the government’s elite circles as Princeps decide on whereas Day has been assigned a excessive point army place. yet neither can have anticipated the conditions that might reunite them once more. simply whilst a peace treaty is drawing close, a virus outbreak factors panic within the Colonies, and battle threatens the Republic’s border towns. This new pressure of plague is deadlier than ever, and June is the single person who is familiar with the main to her country’s safeguard. yet saving the lives of millions will suggest asking the only she likes to hand over every little thing he has. With heart-pounding motion and suspense, Marie Lu’s bestselling trilogy attracts to a beautiful conclusion.
New York Times bestseller
ALA best 10 nominee
Chicago Public Library top Book
VOYA YA excellent Ten List
Bank road most sensible Book
Featured on Entertainment Weekly’s Must-List
From ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY:
“Fine writing and ideal execution. Sequel, please!”
From THE long island TIMES:
“Legend doesn’t only live on the hype, it merits it.”
From USA TODAY:
“Marie Lu’s dystopian novel is a ‘Legend’ within the making.”
By Libby McGugan
A latest SF mystery. The divide among technological know-how and the human spirit is the atmosphere for a conflict for the future.
When physicist Robert powerful loses his activity on the darkish subject learn lab and his courting falls aside, he returns domestic to Scotland. Then the lifeless begin showing to him, and Robert starts to question his personal sanity. Victor Amos, an enigmatic businessman, arrives and recruits Robert to sabotage CERN’S huge Hadron Collider, convincing him the next move within the collider’s learn will result in catastrophe. every thing Robert as soon as understood approximately truth, and the limits among lifestyles and loss of life, is set to alter without end. And the largest swap could be to Robert himself... blending technology, philosophy and espionage, Libby McGugan’s attractive debut is a mystery like no different.