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Golden in Death: An Eve Dallas Novel (In Death, Book 50)
by J. D. Robb

Language

English

Pages

377

Publication Date

February 04, 2020

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<p><b>In the latest thriller in the #1 New York Times bestselling series, homicide detective Eve Dallas investigates a murder with a mysterious motive鈥攁nd a terrifying weapon.</b></p><p>Pediatrician Kent Abner received the package on a beautiful April morning. Inside was a cheap trinket, a golden egg that could be opened into two halves. When he pried it apart, highly toxic airborne fumes entered his body鈥攁nd killed him. </p><p>After Eve Dallas calls the hazmat team鈥攁nd undergoes testing to reassure both her and her husband that she hasn鈥檛 been exposed鈥攊t鈥檚 time to look into Dr. Abner鈥檚 past and relationships. Not every victim Eve encounters is an angel, but it seems that Abner came pretty close鈥攖hough he did ruffle some feathers over the years by taking stands for the weak and defenseless. While the lab tries to identify the deadly toxin, Eve hunts for the sender. But when someone else dies in the same grisly manner, it becomes clear that she鈥檚 dealing with either a madman鈥攐r someone who has a hidden and elusive connection to both victims.</p>
The Museum of Desire: An Alex Delaware Novel
by Jonathan Kellerman

Language

English

Pages

348

Publication Date

February 04, 2020

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<b><i>NEW YORK TIMES </i>BESTSELLER 鈥?Psychologist Alex Delaware and detective Milo Sturgis struggle to make sense of a seemingly inexplicable massacre in this electrifying psychological thriller from the #1聽<i>New York Times </i>bestselling master of suspense.<br /></b><br /> LAPD Lieutenant Milo Sturgis has solved a lot of murder cases. On many of them鈥攖he ones he calls 鈥渄ifferent鈥濃€攈e taps the brain of brilliant psychologist Dr. Alex Delaware. But neither Alex nor Milo are prepared for what they find on an early morning call to a deserted mansion in Bel Air. This one鈥檚 beyond different. This is predation, premeditation, and cruelty on a whole new level.<br /><br />Four people have been slaughtered and left displayed bizarrely and horrifically in a stretch limousine. Confounding the investigation, none of the victims seems to have any connection to any other, and a variety of methods have been used to dispatch them. As Alex and Milo make their way through blind alleys and mazes baited with misdirection, they encounter a crime so vicious that it stretches the definitions of evil.
When We Believed in Mermaids: A Novel
by Barbara O'Neal

Language

English

Pages

348

Publication Date

July 16, 2019

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<p><b>An Amazon Charts and <i>Washington Post</i> bestseller.</b></p><p><b>From the author of <i>The Art of Inheriting Secrets</i> comes an emotional new tale of two sisters, an ocean of lies, and a search for the truth.</b></p><p><i>Her sister has been dead for fifteen years when she sees her on the TV news鈥?lt;/i></p><p>Josie Bianci was killed years ago on a train during a terrorist attack. Gone forever. It鈥檚 what her sister, Kit, an ER doctor in Santa Cruz, has always believed. Yet all it takes is a few heart-wrenching seconds to upend Kit鈥檚 world. Live coverage of a club fire in Auckland has captured the image of a woman stumbling through the smoke and debris. Her resemblance to Josie is unbelievable. And unmistakable. With it comes a flood of emotions鈥攇rief, loss, and anger鈥攖hat Kit finally has a chance to put to rest: by finding the sister who鈥檚 been living a lie.</p><p>After arriving in New Zealand, Kit begins her journey with the memories of the past: of days spent on the beach with Josie. Of a lost teenage boy who鈥檇 become part of their family. And of a trauma that has haunted Kit and Josie their entire lives.</p><p>Now, if two sisters are to reunite, it can only be by unearthing long-buried secrets and facing a devastating truth that has kept them apart far too long. To regain their relationship, they may have to lose everything.</p>
Crooked River (Agent Pendergast Series Book 19)
by , Lincoln Child

Language

English

Pages

416

Publication Date

February 04, 2020

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<b>Racing to uncover the mystery of several light green-shoe-clad severed feet found floating in the Gulf of Mexico, Agent Pendergast is faced with the most inexplicable challenge of his career in this installment of the #1 <i>NYT </i>bestselling series.</b> <b><br />A STARTLING CRIME WITH DOZENS OF VICTIMS.</b><br /><br />Appearing out of nowhere to horrify the quiet resort town of Sanibel Island, Florida, dozens of identical, ordinary-looking shoes float in on the tide and are washed up on the tropical beach--each one with a crudely severed human foot inside.<br /><b><br />A GHASTLY ENIGMA WITH NO APPARENT SOLUTION.</b><br /><br />Called away from vacation elsewhere in the state, Agent Pendergast reluctantly agrees to visit the crime scene--and, despite himself, is quickly drawn in by the incomprehensible puzzle. An early pathology report only adds to the mystery. With an ocean of possibilities confronting the investigation, no one is sure what happened, why, or from where the feet originated. And they desperately need to know: are the victims still alive?<br /><br /><b>A WORTHY CHALLENGE FOR A BRILLIANT MIND.</b><br /><br />In short order, Pendergast finds himself facing the most complex and inexplicable challenge of his career: a tangled thread of evidence that spans seas and traverses continents, connected to one of the most baffling mysteries in modern medical science. Through shocking twists and turns, all trails lead back to a powerful adversary with a sadistic agenda and who--in a cruel irony--ultimately sees in Pendergast the ideal subject for their malevolent research.<br />
A Minute to Midnight (An Atlee Pine Thriller Book 2)
by David Baldacci

Language

English

Pages

433

Publication Date

November 19, 2019

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<b>FBI Agent Atlee Pine returns to her Georgia hometown to investigate her twin sister's abduction, only to encounter a serial killer in this #1 <i>New York Times</i> bestselling thriller.</b><b><br /></b>FBI Agent Atlee Pine's life was never the same after her twin sister Mercy was kidnapped--and likely killed--thirty years ago. After a lifetime of torturous uncertainty, Atlee's unresolved anger finally gets the better of her on the job, and she finds she has to deal with the demons of her past if she wants to remain with the FBI.<br /><br /> Atlee and her assistant Carol Blum head back to Atlee's rural hometown in Georgia to see what they can uncover about the traumatic night Mercy was taken and Pine was almost killed. But soon after Atlee begins her investigation, a local woman is found ritualistically murdered, her face covered with a wedding veil--and the first killing is quickly followed by a second bizarre murder.<br /><br /> Atlee is determined to continue her search for answers, but now she must also set her sights on finding a potential serial killer before another victim is claimed. But in a small town full of secrets--some of which could answer the questions that have plagued Atlee her entire life--digging deeper into the past could be more dangerous than she realizes . . . <br /><br />
Last Day
by Luanne Rice

Language

English

Pages

402

Publication Date

February 01, 2020

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<p><b>From celebrated <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author Luanne Rice comes a riveting story of a seaside community shaken by a violent crime and a tragic loss.</b></p><p>Years ago, Beth Lathrop and her sister Kate suffered what they thought would be the worst tragedy of their lives the night both the famous painting <i>Moonlight</i> and their mother were taken. The detective assigned to the case, Conor Reid, swore to protect the sisters from then on.</p><p>Beth moved on, throwing herself fully into the art world, running the family gallery, and raising a beautiful daughter with her husband Pete. Kate, instead, retreated into herself and took to the skies as a pilot, always on the run. When Beth is found strangled in her home, and <i>Moonlight</i> goes missing again, Detective Reid can鈥檛 help but feel a sense of d茅j脿 vu.</p><p>Reid immediately suspects Beth鈥檚 husband, whose affair is a poorly kept secret. He has an airtight alibi鈥攂ut he also has a motive, and the evidence seems to point to him. Kate and Reid, along with the sisters鈥?closest childhood friends, struggle to make sense of Beth鈥檚 death, but they only find more questions: Who else would have wanted Beth dead? What鈥檚 the significance of <i>Moonlight</i>?</p><p>Twenty years ago, Reid vowed to protect Beth and Kate鈥攁nd he鈥檚 failed. Now solving the case is turning into an obsession . . .</p>
When You See Me: A Novel (Detective D.D. Warren Book 11)
by Lisa Gardner

Language

English

Pages

397

Publication Date

January 28, 2020

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<b>#1 <i>New York Times </i>bestselling author Lisa Gardner unites three of her most beloved characters鈥擠etective D. D. Warren, Flora Dane, and Kimberly Quincy鈥攊n a twisty new thriller, as they investigate a mysterious murder from the past...which points to a dangerous and chilling present-day crime.</b><br /><br />FBI Special Agent Kimberly Quincy and Sergeant Detective D. D. Warren have built a task force to follow the digital bread crumbs left behind by deceased serial kidnapper Jacob Ness. When a disturbing piece of evidence is discovered in the hills of Georgia, they bring Flora Dane and true-crime savant Keith Edgar to a small town where something seems to be deeply wrong. What at first looks like a Gothic eeriness soon hardens into something much more sinister...and they discover that for all the evil Jacob committed while alive, his worst secret is still to be revealed. Quincy and DD must summon their considerable skills and experience to crack the most disturbing case of their careers鈥攁nd Flora must face her own past directly in the hope of saving others.
A Killer's Wife (Desert Plains Book 1)
by Victor Methos

Language

English

Pages

Publication Date

March 01, 2020

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<p><b>An Amazon Charts bestseller.</b></p><p><b>From the bestselling author of <i>The Neon Lawyer</i> comes a gripping thriller about a prosecutor confronted with the darkest part of her past and the worst fears for her future鈥?lt;/b></p><p>Fourteen years ago, prosecutor Jessica Yardley鈥檚 husband went to prison for a series of brutal murders. She鈥檚 finally created a life with her daughter and is a well-respected attorney. She鈥檚 moving on. But when a new rash of homicides has her ex-husband, Eddie, written all over them鈥攖he nightmares of her past come back to life.</p><p>The FBI asks Jessica to get involved in the hunt for this copycat killer鈥攚hich means visiting her ex and collaborating with the man who tore her life apart.</p><p>As the copycat鈥檚 motives become clearer, the new life Jessica created for herself gets darker. She must ask herself who she can trust and if she鈥檚 capable of stopping the killer鈥攁 man whose every crime is a bloody valentine from a twisted mastermind she鈥檚 afraid she may never escape.</p>
Lost
by , James O. Born

Language

English

Pages

353

Publication Date

January 13, 2020

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<b>Miami just got a lot more dangerous -- especially for one innocent young woman running for her life. </b><br />The city of Miami is Detective Tom Moon's back yard. He's always kept it local, attending University of Miami on a football scholarship, and, as a Miami PD officer, protecting the city's most vulnerable. <br />Now, as the new leader of an FBI task force called "Operation Guardian," it's his mission to combat international crime. Moon's investigative team discovers that the opportunistic "Blood Brothers" -- Russian nationals Roman and Emile Rostoff -- have evaded authorities while building a vast, powerful, and deadly crime syndicate throughout Europe and metropolitan Miami. <br />Moon played offense for U of M, but he's on the other side of the field this time. And as the Rostoffs zero in on a target dear to Tom, they're not playing by anyone's rules. <br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
Blue Moon: A Jack Reacher Novel
by Lee Child

Language

English

Pages

359

Publication Date

October 29, 2019

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<b>#1 <i>NEW YORK TIMES </i>BESTSELLER 鈥?In the next highly anticipated installment of Lee Child鈥檚 acclaimed suspense series, Jack Reacher comes to the aid of an elderly couple . . . and confronts his most dangerous opponents yet.</b><br /><b>聽</b><br /><b>鈥淛ack Reacher is today鈥檚 James Bond, a thriller hero we can鈥檛 get enough of.鈥濃€擪en Follett</b><br /><br />鈥淭his is a random universe,鈥?Reacher says.聽鈥淥nce in a blue moon things turn out just right.鈥?lt;br />聽<br />This isn鈥檛 one of those times.<br />聽<br />Reacher is on a Greyhound bus, minding his own business, with no particular place to go, and all the time in the world to get there. Then he steps off the bus to help an old man who is obviously just a victim waiting to happen.聽But you know what they say about good deeds.聽Now Reacher wants to make it right.<br />聽<br />An elderly couple have made a few well-meaning mistakes, and now they owe big money to some very bad people. One brazen move leads to another, and suddenly Reacher finds himself a wanted man in the middle of a brutal turf war between rival Ukrainian and Albanian gangs.<br />聽<br />Reacher has to stay one step ahead of the loan sharks, the thugs, and the assassins. He teams up with a fed-up waitress who knows a little more than she鈥檚 letting on, and sets out to take down the powerful and make the greedy pay. It鈥檚 a long shot. The odds are against him.聽But Reacher believes in a certain kind of justice . . . the kind that comes along once in a blue moon.<br />聽<br /><b>NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY聽<i>EVENING STANDARD</i></b>

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