The Burning Room (A Harry Bosch Novel)

By Michael Connelly

The new mystery from no 1 New York Times bestselling writer Michael Connelly follows Detective Harry Bosch and his new associate as they examine a up to date homicide the place the set off used to be pulled 9 years earlier.

In the LAPD's Open-Unsolved Unit, now not many homicide sufferers die nearly a decade after the crime. So whilst a guy succumbs to problems from being shot via a stray bullet 9 years prior, Bosch catches a case within which the physique remains to be clean, yet all different proof is almost nonexistent.

Now Bosch and rookie Detective Lucia Soto are tasked with fixing what seems to be a hugely charged, politically delicate case. starting with the bullet that is been lodged for years within the victim's backbone, they need to pull new leads from years-old details, which quickly show that this taking pictures could have been something yet random.

In this gripping new novel, Michael Connelly indicates once more why Harry Bosch is "one of the greats of crime fiction" (New York day-by-day News).

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The Savage Tales of Solomon Kane

By Robert E. Howard

With Conan the Cimmerian, Robert E. Howard created greater than the best motion hero of the 20 th century—he additionally introduced a style that got here to be referred to as sword and sorcery. yet Conan wasn’t the 1st archetypal
adventurer to spring from Howard’s fertile mind's eye.

“He was once . . . a wierd mixing of Puritan and Cavalier, with a marginally of the traditional thinker, and greater than a marginally of the pagan. . . . A starvation in his soul drove him on and on, an urge to correct all wrongs, guard all weaker issues. . . . Wayward and stressed because the wind, he used to be constant in just one respect—he was once precise to his beliefs of justice and correct. Such was once Solomon Kane.”

Collected during this quantity, lavishly illustrated via award-winning artist Gary Gianni, are all the tales and poems that make up the exciting saga of the dour and lethal Puritan, Solomon Kane. jointly they represent a sprawling epic of strange myth experience that stretches from sixteenth-century England to distant African jungles the place no white guy has set foot. listed below are shudder-inducing stories of vengeful ghosts and bloodthirsty demons, of darkish sorceries wielded by way of evil women and men, all hostile via a grim avenger armed with a fanatic’s religion and a warrior’s savage heart.

This version additionally positive aspects particular tale fragments, a biography of Howard through student Rusty Burke, and “In Memoriam,” H. P. Lovecraft’s relocating tribute to his pal and fellow literary genius.

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By Tom Cain

Ex-marine Samuel Carver makes undesirable issues ensue to worse humans. he's used to being in whole keep watch over. So while he unearths himself stuck in the midst of a insurrection in South London, he needs to fall again on his instincts and years' of educating because the insurrection becomes a battleground. a person deliberate this rebellion for political achieve and now Carver - within the incorrect position on the unsuitable time - seems like the precise scapegoat. sought after via the police for homicide, if he's to transparent his identify he's going to need to discover who's quite in the back of those occasions. the reality will surprise even Carver - and locate him pitted opposed to a dangerous enemy who is familiar with all of Carver's secrets and techniques and in a struggle that might deliver him head to head with a killer with no judgment of right and wrong. Set in a Britain in turmoil, with riots at the nation's streets, the euro in challenge, and a political procedure in disarray, "Revenger" is a vintage Tom Cain mystery that after back rips its tale from the headlines of tomorrow's newspapers.

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Badwater: The Forensic Geology Series

                  * Golden Bot Award ( top Whodunit *
Forensic geologists Cassie Oldfield and Walter Shaws embark on a deadly hunt--tracking a terrorist who has stolen radioactive fabric that's warmer than the wilderness in August. He threatens to unlock it in America's so much fragile nationwide park, dying Valley.

But first he needs to cease the geologists who're remaining in.

As the quest turns risky, Cassie and Walter will want grit in addition to their box abilities to outlive this situation. For they're up opposed to greater than natural human malice. The volatile atom--in the fingers of an risky man--is ruled through Murphy's legislation. no matter what can get it wrong, will cross wrong.

And it does.

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A Jarful of Angels

By Babs Horton

An evocative literary mystery set in a distant Welsh village. Thirty years in the past, in a distant Welsh village, Iffy, Bessie, Fatty and Billy shaped a extraordinary friendship and loved an impoverished but magical adolescence. That iciness they discovered a cranium with its entrance enamel lacking, that summer season they skilled a pandemic of frogs, crept right into a backyard jam-packed with unusual statutes, and found simply what mad Carty Annie have been accumulating so secretly in these jars of hers. yet on the finish of that lengthy, scorching summer time of 1963, considered one of them disappeared...

Over thirty years later, retired detective Will Sloane, is forced to come to that unusual Welsh city of secrets and techniques and lunatics to aim to unravel the case of the lacking baby. yet sooner than he can ultimately observe the reality approximately what occurred, he unearths himself all for a few interlocking mysteries.

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Blutzoll: Der Tod riecht nach Diesel und Schwefel

By Alexander Wohnhaas

Edgar Rabe ist Söldner. Jahrelang hat er die Schlachten anderer geschlagen, bis ihn seine eigenen Dämonen einholen.
Merkwürdige Erscheinungen verfolgen ihn. Menschen, deren Augen plötzlich zu bluten beginnen. Blut und Feuer zeichnen seinen Weg. Mittellos, unfähig eine Waffe zu gebrauchen, gerät er zwischen alle Fronten, als Gangster, denen er Geld schuldet, ihn dazu zwingen, einen letzten Auftrag zu übernehmen.

Doch er beginnt seinen ganz eigenen Feldzug. Gegen die Monster, die er überall zu sehen beginnt. Bald jagen ihn Polizei, seine ehemaligen Auftraggeber und eine ganze, hysterisch gewordene Stadt. Ein unaufhaltsamer, tödlicher Kreislauf wird in Gang gesetzt, der Edgar tief in den Abgrund blicken lässt.

Einzig ein junges Mädchen aus seiner Nachbarschaft, die von einer Fußballerkarriere träumt, scheint sein wildes Herz zu beruhigen. Ist sie der Schlüssel, um sich endlich von den Schatten seiner Vergangenheit zu lösen?

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The Resurrection Maker

#1 overseas BESTSELLER.

New from Glenn Cooper, an writer of over six million copies comes the main arguable novel ever written in regards to the holy grail. A middle pounding event that would retain you at the fringe of your seat!

Arthur Malory, a probably usual Englishman, has a burning curiosity within the Grail, a fondness inherited from his father. Thrust right into a life-or-death quest to discover the valuable artifact, he'll detect not just his personal striking background however the energy that the Grail possesses, an influence that informs the resurrection of Christ and explosively merges non secular and medical suggestion.

concerning the writer: Glenn Cooper has a historical past in archaeology from Harvard and practiced drugs as an infectious ailments professional. He was once the CEO of a biotechnology corporation for nearly two decades, has written a variety of screenplays and has produced 3 self reliant characteristic motion pictures. His novels have offered over six million copies in thirty-one languages. He lives in Gilford, New Hampshire.


"A attention-grabbing and impressive ebook, within which Cooper reinvents the parable of the Holy Grail. Combining religion, technology and an excellent set of chills." Alessandro Mezzena Lona, Il Piccolo "Glenn Cooper proves once more to have crushed Dan Brown within the box of esoteric thrillers." Luca Crovi, Il Giornale “As Cooper builds the layers of intrigue it turns into transparent that he's no usual mystery author, yet one that asks great questions.” Sunday Telegraph (UK)

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Dark Side of the Street (Paul Chavasse, Book 5)

By Jack Higgins

A veteran agent is going undercover to forestall a wave of legal escapes orchestrated by way of a sinister felony community The vintage Jack Higgins thriller

A mysterious guy referred to as the Baron is the mastermind at the back of a spate of bold jailbreaks that experience set the British Intelligence carrier on side. in basic terms Paul Chavasse, an excellent operative who can imagine like a felony, can hinder the break out of one other of Britain's most deadly inmates. Chavasse needs to pose as a prisoner and win the belief of Harry Youngblood, a disappointed member of the Baron's internal circle. The project sends Chavasse and Youngblood on a perilous trip via a dismal legal underworld as they race to thwart the plot of an evil mastermind.

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The Dwarves

By Markus Heitz

For numerous millennia, the dwarves of the Fifthling Kingdom have defended the stone gateway into Girdlegard. Many and sundry foes have hurled themselves opposed to the portal and died trying to breach it. No guy or beast has ever succeeded. in the past. . .

Abandoned as a baby, Tungdil the blacksmith labors contentedly within the land of Ionandar, the single dwarf in a country of fellows. even though he doesn't wish for acquaintances, Tungdil is especially a lot conscious that he's on my own - certainly, he has no longer a lot as set eyes on one other dwarf. yet all that's approximately to alter.

Sent out into the realm to convey a message and reacquaint himself along with his humans, the younger foundling unearths himself thrust right into a conflict for which he has now not been knowledgeable. not just his personal safeguard, however the lifetime of each guy, girl and baby in Girdlegard will depend on his skill to include his historical past. even though he has many unanswered questions, Tungdil is bound of 1 factor: regardless of the place he used to be raised, he's a real dwarf.

And not anyone has ever wondered the braveness of the Dwarves.

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