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Sentinels at the Gates: A Telepathic Thriller

This suspenseful, action-filled novel has many marvelous twists and turns because the forces of excellent and evil move head-to-head opposed to one another. Andrew Preston is a legal with a rare present. as a result of his great telepathic powers, Andrew is recruited through the nationwide defense company. The NSA’s newly-formed psi-ops unit is attempting to prevent a few terrorist telepaths who paintings for Al-Qaida. as the NSA telepaths are being overmatched and crushed by means of those enemy telepaths, Emma O’Connor (an NSA agent) reluctantly invitations Andrew to hitch the NSA psi-ops group. Emma, Andrew, and the remainder of their psi-ops group have interaction in deadly conflict opposed to mysterious enemies.

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The Collector (Back Bay Books)

Hailed because the first smooth mental mystery, The Collector is the the world over bestselling novel that catapulted John Fowles into front rank of up to date novelists. This story of obsessive love--the tale of a lonely clerk who collects butterflies and of the attractive younger artwork pupil who's his final quarry--remains unprecedented in its strength to startle and mesmerize.

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Black Diamond: A Mystery of the French Countryside

By Martin Walker

Something harmful is afoot in St. Denis; within the house of some weeks, the in most cases sleepy village sees assaults on Vietnamese owners, arson at a neighborhood Asian eating place, and subpar tarts from China smuggled into outgoing shipments at a close-by marketplace. it all threatens the Dordogne's truffle exchange, worthy hundreds of thousands of bucks every year, and it all spells hassle for Benoît “Bruno” Courrèges, grasp chef, dedicated oenophile, and cherished leader of police. while considered one of his searching companions, a famous truffle professional, is murdered, Bruno’s research into the murky occasions unfolding round St. Denis turns into infinitely extra advanced. simply because his good friend wasn’t only a gourmand of French food, he used to be a former high-profile intelligence agent—and somebody sought after him dead.

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Mudwoman: A Novel

By Joyce Carol Oates

One of the main acclaimed writers on the planet this day, the inimitable Joyce Carol Oates follows up her searing, New York Times bestselling memoir, A Widow’s Story, with a unprecedented new paintings of fiction. Mudwoman is a riveting mental mystery, taut with darkish suspense, that explores the excessive expense of repression within the lifetime of a revered college president teetering at the precipice of a apprehensive breakdown. Like Daphne DuMaurier’s gothic masterwork, Rebecca, and the vintage ghost tale, The flip of the Screw, via Henry James, Oates’s Mudwoman is a chilling page-turner that hinges at the strength of the mind's eye and the blurry traces among the genuine and the invented—and it stands tall one of the author’s strongest and liked works, together with The Falls, The Gravedigger’s Daughter, and We have been the Mulvaneys.

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The Fool's Run (Kidd)

By John Sandford

John Sandford, the number one New York Times bestselling writer of the Prey novels supplies suspense an inventive twist as he's taking readers into the brain video games of 2 impossible to resist con artists plotting definitely the right sting…

Kidd is a working laptop or computer whiz, artist, legal. LuEllen is his lover, and his favourite accomplice in crime. Their enjoying box in at the innovative of high-tech company war. This time they’ve been employed through a safeguard company to ruin its enterprise rival via desktop sabotage. If Kidd and LuEllen can pull it off, they’ll achieve thousands. It’s the edge of an entire life. One fake stream and it’s an entire life sentence. because the takedown unfolds, every thing is going in keeping with plan. yet their string of successes becomes a noose while the last word con artists locate themselves at the improper finish of the last word con…

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Kill You Twice: An Archie Sheridan / Gretchen Lowell Novel

By Chelsea Cain

KILL YOU TWICE
Chelsea Cain
Nothing makes Portland detective Archie Sheridan happier than understanding that good looks Killer Gretchen Lowell is locked away in a psych ward. Archie can eventually heal from the near-fatal actual and emotional wounds she's inflicted on him and begin relocating on together with his existence. Or can he? His most modern case, related to a guy who used to be mutilated and murdered in a public park in vast sunlight, bears the stamp of knowledgeable killer…and prior to lengthy, Archie will get a message from Gretchen, who makes him a suggestion he cannot refuse.
Gretchen claims to have inside of wisdom concerning the grisly Mount Tabor Park murder―and Archie cannot chance wasting his simply lead within the case. not less than, that is what he tells himself after he consents to go to Gretchen…But the binds among Archie and Gretchen have consistently been enhanced, deeper, and extra advanced than he is keen to confess, even to himself. What video game is Gretchen taking part in this time? or even extra scary, what long-hidden secrets and techniques from her prior were dredged up that somebody may kill to protect?

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The Second Son: A Novel (Detective Inspector Nikolai Hoffner)

By Jonathan Rabb

An interesting ancient mystery Set within the Barcelona of the Spanish Civil War
 
On the eve of Hitler’s Olympics, leader Inspector Nikolai Hoffner, a part Jew, has been pressured out of the Kriminalpolizei. fortunately, Hoffner’s concentration is in other places. His son Georg is lacking in Spain, swept up within the surprising outbreak of the civil struggle. He has already misplaced Sascha, his elder son, who's totally entrenched within the Nazi regime. yet Georg isn't really what he seems to be, and while Hoffner discovers this, he's made up our minds to save lots of the only son he can.
 
The moment Son is the eagerly awaited ultimate installment in Jonathan Rabb’s Berlin trilogy, set among the 2 global wars. In Harper’s Magazine, John Leonard known as the 1st, Rosa, “a ghostly noir which can were conspired at by way of Raymond Chandler and André Malraux.” the second one, Shadow and lightweight (2009), garnered rave reviews—in The Washington Post, Wendy Smith praised its “atmosphere” and “brilliantly plotted narrative.” Now, approximately ten years after the occasions of Shadow and Light, Hoffner reveals himself tossed into the chaos that's Spain— the place he fast meets anarchists, Soviet and British mystery brokers, and a feminine health practitioner referred to as Mila Pera—as he follows a path of clues left via Georg.
 
In the spirit of Joseph Kanon and Alan Furst—whose Foreign Correspondent additionally came about within the mountains of Spain—Rabb can provide one other atmospheric paintings, wealthy along with his storytelling expertise and historic expertise.

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Into the Wilderness (Blood of the Lamb)

By Mandy Hager

Award-caliber social technology fiction with a robust message approximately race and the abuse of spiritual religion by means of these in power.
 

     Maryam, Ruth, and Joseph have fled Onewēre, reluctantly taking Joseph's not easy cousin, Lazarus, besides. they come at their vacation spot, Marawa Island, full of desire for rescue and reprieve. yet first and foremost look the island seems to be completely populated by way of birds. maybe the Apostles' dire warnings concerning the fall-out of the Tribulation have been precise after all?

     As Maryam and Joseph event the entire topsy-turvy misunderstandings and sexual rigidity past love includes, the antagonism among Maryam and Lazarus reaches explosive proportions. but if catastrophe brings the crushing consciousness that point is now opposed to them, all 4 needs to come to a decision simply who they could possibility turning to for support.

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Epitaph for a Spy

By Eric Ambler

Whilst Josef Vadassy arrives on the lodge de l. a. Reserve on the finish of his Riviera vacation, he's easily watching for a number of extra days of rest prior to returning to Paris. yet in St. Gatien, at the eve of global struggle II, everyone seems to be suspect–the American brother and sister, the expatriate Brits, and the German gentleman touring below at the very least one assumed identify. while the movie he drops off on the chemist finds pictures he has no longer taken, Vadassy unearths himself the item of extreme suspicion. the result's whatever however the leisure he were hoping for.

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Crackdown: A Novel of Suspense (The Sailing Thrillers)

Paradise is the best get away for ex-Marine Nick Breakspear, captain of a constitution yacht operation within the Bahamas, till he consents to pilot a "detox cruise" for the drug-addled grown son and daughter of a robust U.S. senator. Ambushed faraway from port, he's helpless to avoid the homicide of a workforce member via modern day pirates who sink Nick's yacht prior to vanishing with the senator's teenagers. Having slightly eluded loss of life, Nick needs to instantly set sail for catastrophe once more. For there is a demise to be avenged at the darkish aspect of Eden, the senator is challenging that his misplaced little ones be came upon . . . and the girl Nick loves is being held prisoner through killers someplace on homicide Cay.

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