Download E-books The Fall: A Novel (Dismas Hardy) PDF

By John Lescroart

From New York Times bestselling writer John Lescroart, The Fall is a riveting novel of felony suspense that includes legal professional Dismas Hardy and his daughter Rebecca who get involved in relation to a fine looking inner-city woman who plunges to her dying from an overpass into site visitors less than. yet did she fall...or used to be she pushed?

Late one evening, a seventeen-year-old African American foster baby Tanya Morgan falls from the overpass above San Francisco’s Stockton tunnel, touchdown at the windshield of a motor vehicle using in the street lower than. She is killed immediately. yet did she fall...or used to be she pushed?

Homicide has lately been accused of dragging its toes in selecting suspects in instances the place the sufferers are African American so the case turns into front-page information via the top of the investigation’s first day. dashing to supply a convictable suspect, inspectors concentration their consciousness on a naive and idealistic younger guy named Greg Treadway. Greg is a center tuition instructor with the educate for the USA software and a volunteer as a court docket Appointed distinct recommend (CASA) for foster kids, the place his shopper is Tanya’s dual brother Shawn. at the start, the one factor connecting him to Tanya’s dying is the truth that they shared a meal past that evening. yet quickly sufficient, parts of that tale appear to fall apart...and attorney Dismas Hardy’s daughter Rebecca reveals herself drawn into the safety of younger guy who's might be no longer all that he had initially looked as if it would be.

With signature suspense and complicated plotting, John Lescroart's most recent novel places Dismas and his in basic terms daughter in the midst of considered one of his most complicated and exciting instances but.

Show description

Download E-books Utopia: A Thriller PDF

By Lincoln Child

Fasten your seat belts–the white-knuckle thrills at Utopia, the world’s most lovely topic park, expand to nightmare proportions during this intricately imagined techno-thriller through New York instances bestselling writer Lincoln Child.

Rising out of the stony canyons of Nevada, Utopia is an international at the leading edge of know-how. A subject park attracting 65,000 viewers every day, its spectacular array of robots and futuristic holograms make it a global sensation. yet ominous mishaps are commencing to disrupt the as soon as wonderful expertise. A pleasant robotic is going haywire, inflicting panic, and a well-liked curler coaster malfunctions, approximately killing a teenaged rider. Dr. Andrew Warne, the intense machine engineer who designed a lot of the park’s robotics, is summoned from the East Coast to get issues again on track.

On the day Warne arrives, in spite of the fact that, Utopia is stuck within the grip of anything way more sinister. a gaggle of ruthless criminals has infiltrated the park’s automatic infrastructure, giving them entire entry to all of Utopia’s sights and structures. Their conversation starts with an easy and dire caution: If their calls for are met, not one of the 65,000 humans within the park that day will ever comprehend they have been there; if no longer, chaos will descend, and each guy, girl, and baby becomes a aim. As one of many brains at the back of Utopia, Warne reveals himself thrust right into a function he by no means imagined–trying to avoid wasting the lives of millions of blameless humans. and because the mins tick away, Warne’s fight to outsmart his competitors grows ever extra pressing, for his merely daughter is one of the unsuspecting crowds within the park.

Lincoln baby conjures up the technological wonders of Utopia with such ability and precision it's difficult to think the park exists merely within the pages of this outstanding ebook. Like Jurassic Park, Utopia sweeps readers right into a make-believe international of riveting suspense, expertise, and adventure.

UTOPIA -- the place know-how dazzles–and then turns lethal!

Show description

Download E-books Swimming to Catalina: A Novel PDF

By Stuart Woods

New York Times bestselling writer Stuart Woods saved a state of readers glued to their seats as considered one of his best-loved characters, ex-cop-turned-Manhattan legal professional and investigator Stone Barrington, battled a viciously corrupt Caribbean minister of justice in Dead within the Water and fought the gossip-mongering hordes of the newspaper company in Dirt, proving that the road among what is felony and what is deadly will be lethal fire.

In Swimming to Catalina,Stone is again, nonetheless smarting from his surprising breakup with the intense, appealing journal author Arrington Carrington, who has left him to marry Hollywood's preferred male megastar, Vance Calder. Then Calder calls Stone for aid: Arrington has vanished and not using a hint, and Calder, refusing to name the police, desires Stone to discover her. Arriving in L.A. with little to move on, Stone quickly unearths himself within the inner most type of difficulty as he approximately drowns in a sea of misplaced leads and empty clues that take him from Bel-Air to Malibu to Rodeo force. In a city the place the sharks force Bentleys and not anyone could be depended on, Stone needs to use all his wits to discover Arrington and continue his head above water... with out wasting it.

Drenched in Hollywood glitz and glamour, and full of the dizzying plot twits and turns that experience made his novels New York Times bestsellers and foreign sensations, Swimming to Catalinais Stuart Woods' fastest-paced, such a lot riveting and unabashedly shrewdpermanent mystery yet.

Show description

Download E-books Snow White Must Die (Pia Kirchhoff and Oliver von Bodenstein) PDF

By Nele Neuhaus

Snow White needs to Die by Nele Neuhaus is a major new modern secret sequence and large overseas bestseller―with greater than 3.5 million copies in print!

On a wet November day police detectives Pia Kirchhoff and Oliver von Bodenstein are summoned to a mysterious site visitors coincidence: a girl has fallen from a pedestrian bridge onto a vehicle riding beneath. in keeping with a witness, the lady can have been driven. The research leads Pia and Oliver to a small village, and the house of the sufferer, Rita Cramer.

On a September night 11 years prior, seventeen-year-old women vanished from the village and not using a hint. In a tribulation dependent simply on circumstantial proof, twenty-year-old Tobias Sartorius, Rita Cramer's son, was once sentenced to 10 years in legal. Bodenstein and Kirchhoff notice that Tobias, after serving his sentence, has now back to his domestic city. Did the assault on his mom have anything to do along with his return?
In the village, Pia and Oliver come across a wall of silence. whilst one other younger woman disappears, the occasions of the prior appear to be repeating themselves in a disastrous demeanour. The research becomes a race opposed to time, simply because for the villagers it's quickly transparent who the culprit is―and this time they're made up our minds to take concerns into their very own hands.
An atmospheric, character-driven and suspenseful secret set in a small city that may be wherever, facing problems with gossip, strength, and maintaining appearances.

Show description

Download E-books Gangster PDF

By Lorenzo Carcaterra

Love. Violence. future. those strong topics ricochet via Lorenzo Carcaterra's new novel like bullets from a computing device gun. In Gangster, he surpasses even his bestselling Sleepers to create a brutal and marvelous American saga of homicide, forgiveness, and redemption.

Born in the course of tragedy and violence and raised within the shadow of a surprising mystery, younger Angelo Vestieri chooses to escape either his previous and his father to hunt a moment family--the criminals who preside over early twentieth century big apple. In his bloody upward push from soldier to mob boss, he encounters ever extra barbaric betrayals--in friendship, in his brutal company, in love-- but concurrently involves comprehend the that means of loyalty, the advantage of relationships, and profits a standpoint at the lonely, if strong, lifestyles he has chosen.

As the years go, as enemies are made and defeated, as wars are fought and received, the outdated don meets an deserted boy who wishes a mum or dad up to security. via taking Gabe less than his wing and instructing him every thing he is aware, Angelo Vestieri will study, within the wintry weather of his lifestyles, that is larger: his love for the boy he cherishes, or his have to be a gangster and to reside by way of the savage ideas he helped create.

A sweeping panoramic with riveting characters, a distinct knowing of the underworld philosophy, and a continuing velocity, Gangster travels in the course of the time of godfathers and goodfellas to our personal international of suburban Sopranos. yet this is often greater than simply an real chronicle of crime. atmosphere a brand new ordinary for this acclaimed writer, Gangster is a compassionate portrait of 1 man's struggle opposed to his fate--and an unforgettable epic of a relations, a urban, a century.

Show description

Download E-books Slashback (Cal Leandros) PDF

By Rob Thurman

I stopped and allow them to circle me, first since it was once fascinating and, moment, simply because, in truth, what may they do? in basic terms knives, yet all armed, and that made them much more attention-grabbing. fascinating. enjoyable.


Taking on bloodthirsty supernatural monsters is how Caliban and Niko Leandros make a dwelling. yet years ago—before they grew to become a strength to be reckoned with—the brothers have been nearly sufferers of a truly human serial killer.


Unfortunately for them, that individual wicked killer used to be operating as apprentice to a creature way more malevolent—the mythical Spring-heeled Jack. He’s simply hit city. He hasn’t forgotten what the Leandros brothers did to his murderous protégé. He hasn’t forgotten what they owe him.
And now they'll pay…and pay…and pay.…

Show description

Download E-books Among the Missing: A Novel PDF

By Morag Joss

An twist of fate can finish a life.
a similar coincidence can start one.

3 lives collide within the wake of an unforeseeable tragedy. whilst a bridge collapses within the Highlands of Scotland, dozens of commuters vanish into the freezing river less than, swept via the currents towards the ocean, and in simple terms an novice video and the bridge’s safeguard digicam checklist their final moments. 

A girl vacationer, whose motor vehicle was once filmed pulling onto the bridge seconds prior to it fell, is believed to be one of the lacking. yet in determined want of cash, she had bought the auto simply hours earlier than. Now she will commence lifestyles over. Her direction leads her to a spartan cabin at the financial institution of the river the place, as Annabel, she is reborn, unfastened from her earlier. the following she lives with Silva, an unlawful immigrant whose quandary is compounded through the disappearance of her husband and their baby. She waits for them on a daily basis, clinging to pray opposed to overwhelming evidence. 

The ladies are befriended through the boatman Ron, and jointly they bring a delicate sanctuary within the shadow of the bridge that has replaced their lives. they maintain secrets and techniques from each other, but additionally attach in methods none of them expects. misplaced souls all, they try to outlive, to belief, and to like at the same time the results of the prior end up inescapable.

A masterly novel concerning the invisible ties that bind us to our identities, to our histories, and to each other, Among the Missing soars with the peerless voice of the writer defined through P. D. James as an “exciting talent.” Morag Joss, with the mental penetration and the finely wrought prose which are her hallmarks, spins an excellent story of wear and tear and reparation, suspicion and salvation.

Show description