Download E-books Island of Lost Girls: A Novel PDF

By Jennifer McMahon

While parked at a gasoline station, Rhonda sees anything so incongruously surreal that initially she not often acknowledges it as a criminal offense in development. She watches, unmoving, as an individual wearing a rabbit dress kidnaps a tender woman. Devastated over having performed not anything, Rhonda joins the research. however the nearer she involves determining the abductor, the closer she will get to the troubling fact approximately one other lacking baby: her ally, Lizzy, who vanished years before.

From the writer of the acclaimed Promise to not Tell comes a chilling and captivating story of shattered innocence, guilt, and supreme redemption.

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Download E-books The Corn Maiden PDF

By Joyce Carol Oates

An incomparable grasp storyteller in all types, in The Corn Maiden and different Nightmares Joyce Carol Oates spins six innovative stories of suspense. “The Corn Maiden” is the gut-wrenching tale of Marissa, a gorgeous and candy eleven-year-old woman with hair the colour of corn silk. Taken by means of an older woman from her institution who has advised associates in her thrall of the Indian legend of the Corn Maiden, during which a woman is sacrificed to make sure a very good crop, Marissa is saved in a secluded basement and confident that the area has ended. Marissa’s doubtless inevitable destiny turns into ever extra terrifying because the older woman relishes her strength, giving the story insufferable rigidity with a stunning end. In “Helping Hands,” released right here for the 1st time, a lonely girl meets a guy within the not likely muddle of a dingy charity store and extends friendship. She has no proposal what types of doorways she should be starting. The robust tales during this striking assortment additional increase Joyce Carol Oates’s status as one of many world’s maximum writers of suspense.

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Download E-books Deja Vu (Sisterhood) PDF

By Fern Michaels

Celebrate With The Sisterhood

Thanks to a presidential pardon, the Sisterhood can positioned their fugitive days in the back of them and resume their lives in peace. nonetheless, the entire ladies admit that in recent times issues are a bit too calm and peaceable. assembly up for the 1st time in months to have fun Kathryn's birthday--in the town of Sin, no less--seems just like the excellent antidote.

But prior to they could kick up their heels anything too enormous to go up is dropped into their laps. The time has come to accommodate Enemy no 1, a/k/a Hank Jellicoe. sought after by means of the FBI, the CIA, and place of birth defense for starters, President Connor herself has run out of persistence with their loss of effects. simply the Sisterhood, with their specific mix of guts, mind's eye, and acquaintances far and wide are able to pulling off the impossible--of weeding out this monster and taking him out as soon as and for all. . .

Praise for Fern Michaels and her Sisterhood novels.  .  .

"Revenge is a dish most sensible served with textile napkins and floral centerpieces.  .  .fast-paced.  .  .puts poetic justice first."--Publishers Weekly on Payback

"Delectable.  .  .deliver[s] revenge that is creatively quick and candy, Michaels-style."

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Download E-books The Paris Vendetta: A Novel (Cotton Malone) PDF

By Steve Berry

Whilst Napoleon Bonaparte died in exile in 1821, he took to the grave a strong mystery. As normal and emperor, he had stolen immeasurable riches from palaces, nationwide treasuries, or even the Knights of Malta and the Vatican. In his ultimate days, his British captors was hoping to profit the place the loot lay hidden. yet he informed them not anything, and in his will he made no point out of the treasure. Or did he?

Former Justice division operative Cotton Malone isn't really trying to find difficulty while it comes knocking at his Copenhagen bookstore. truly, it breaks and enters within the type of an American mystery provider agent with a couple of assassins on his heels. Malone has his doubts concerning the worried younger guy, yet narrowly surviving a ferocious firefight convinces him to keep on with his unforeseen new ally.

Their first cease is the secluded property of Malone's buddy, Henrik Thorvaldsen. The wily Danish rich person has exposed the insidious plans of the Paris membership, a cabal of multimillionaires bent on manipulating the worldwide economic climate. simply by way of matching wits with a terrorist-for-hire, foiling a catastrophic assault, and plunging right into a determined hunt for Napoleon's mythical misplaced treasure can Malone desire to circumvent overseas monetary anarchy.

But Thorvaldsen's actual target is far extra own: to avenge the homicide of his son via the larcenous aristocrat on the center of the conspiracy. Thorvaldsen's vendetta areas Malone in an most unlikely quandary—one that forces him to select from pal and nation, prior and current. beginning in Denmark, relocating to England, and finishing up within the storied streets and cathedrals of Paris, Malone performs a breathless online game of duplicity and dying, all to say a prize of untold worth. yet at what cost?

From the Hardcover edition.

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Download E-books Singled Out PDF

By Simon Brett

Suspicion pointing to her son's function in a ugly homicide feeds a television producer's worry that evil is her relations legacy--in this riveting novel of mental suspense through the acclaimed writer of A surprise to the approach and lifeless Romantic.

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Download E-books Blind Man's Alley: A Novel PDF

By Justin Peacock

From the writer of the Edgar Award–nominated criminal mystery A treatment for Night, an bold and compulsively readable novel set within the cutthroat international of recent York actual property.

A concrete flooring 300 ft up within the Aurora Tower apartment improvement in SoHo has collapsed, hurling 3 staff to their deaths. The developer, Roth homes (owned by way of the famously abrasive Simon Roth), faces an unlimited tangle of felony difficulties, together with allegations of mob connections. Roth’s longtime attorneys, the elite midtown legislations company of Blake and Wolcott, is assigned the duty of cleansing up the mess. a lot of the paintings lands at the plate of shrewdpermanent, cynical, and sea­soned affiliate Duncan Riley; hence, he falls into the pow­erful orbit of Leah Roth, the attractive daughter of Simon Roth and the specific heir of his actual property empire.

in the meantime, Riley pursues a likely small seasoned bono case within which he makes an attempt to stop the eviction of Rafael Nazario and his grandmother from public housing within the wake of a pot bust. One evening Rafael is picked up and charged with the mur­der of the non-public protection cop who stuck him, a homicide that happened in one other debatable “mixed source of revenue” housing improvement being equipped by means of . . . Roth homes. Duncan Riley is now jogging the knife fringe of criminal ethics and private morality.

Blind Man’s Alley is a suspenseful and kaleidoscopic trip via a global the place the one rule is self- renovation. The New York instances ebook evaluation said of A remedy for evening that “[Peacock] heads towards Scott Turow nation . . . he’s bought a great opportunity to make partner.” This taut, topical, and socially alert mystery provides on that promise.

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Download E-books Sea Change (Jesse Stone Novels) PDF

By Robert B. Parker

Paradise, Massachusetts, police leader Jesse Stone faces the case of his profession within the latest novel within the bestselling series.

When a woman's in part decomposed physique washes ashore in Paradise, Massachusetts, police leader Jesse Stone is pressured right into a case way more tough than it at the start appears to be like. picking out the lady is simply step one in what proves to be an emotionally charged research. Florence Horvath used to be an enticing, lately divorced heiress from Florida; she additionally had a penchant for steamy intercourse and was once an enthusiastic player in a video depicting a similar. by some means the mix of her previous and current bought her killed, yet nobody is talking-not the team of the girl Jane, the castle Lauderdale yacht moored in Paradise Harbor; no longer her very blond, very tan dual sisters, Corliss and Claudia; and never her apparently affectless mom and dad, residing out a sterile retirement in a Miami excessive upward push. yet someone-Jesse-has to talk for the useless, whether it places him in harm's means.

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Download E-books Weavers PDF

By Aric Davis

Nine-year-old Cynthia Robinson’s lifestyles used to be completely general until eventually the day she knew, with no being advised, of her mom and dad’ imminent divorce. From there, issues obtained stranger, and not basically does she have premonitions, yet she will be able to additionally learn and impression the minds of these round her.

Cynthia isn't the just one being able to “weave”—all over the rustic, individuals with comparable skills fight to stability their lives with their powers. a few with this present are weavers with darkish factors and grisly appetites who are looking to use humans like Cynthia for his or her personal purposes.

Meanwhile, a top-secret govt association, the Telekinetic examine middle, has been trying to find telekinetics to take advantage of for its personal clandestine time table. whilst TRC brokers examine of Cynthia and her risky pursuers, will they arrive to her rescue? Or will they trap her and take her energy for themselves?

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