7 Steps to Midnight by Richard Matheson

By Richard Matheson

Govt mathematician Chris Barton lives a regimen life—until, on the finish of a regular workday, he unearths his automobile lacking from the worker car parking zone. while he ultimately arrives domestic, there's a stranger dwelling in his house—a guy who claims to be him. Thrust by surprise right into a surreal international the place the proof of his senses can't be depended on and strangers try to kill him, Chris needs to stay away from violent assassins whereas following a path of cryptic clues to regain his existence.

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Dangerous Depths (Aloha Reef, Book 3) by Colleen Coble

By Colleen Coble

Occasionally life's most respected treasure lies at harmful Depths.

Leia ditched a promising scientific occupation to decide on a secluded island of Hawaii. She ditched Bane, too, and he's come to the island to determine why. He's additionally looking for a fortune rumored to lie offshore. yet an act of sabotage that pushes Bane towards Leia plunges them either right into a tangle of emotion--just as a chain of threatening occasions grip the island.
Theft, a friend's demise, a extraordinary intruder, tricks of a moment treasure...and even murder--how can they type all of it out while each person at the island has anything to hide?

The novels in Colleen Coble's renowned Aloha Reef sequence mix secret and suspense with delicate romance in an impossible to resist island environment

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The Information Officer: A Novel by Mark Mills

By Mark Mills

In the summertime of 1942, Max Chadwick is the British officer charged with manipulating the inside track on Malta to reinforce the population's fragile esprit de corps, because the small windswept island endures relentless Axis air raids. The fiercely self sustaining Maltese, and some broken-down fighter planes, are all that stand within the face of Nazi career and maybe even victory--for Malta is the stepping-stone the Germans desire among Europe and North Africa.

When Max learns of the brutal homicide of a tender island woman--along with proof that the crime can have been devoted by means of a British officer--he understands that the Maltese loyalty to the conflict attempt may be immediately shattered. Max needs to examine the murder--beyond the gaze of his superiors, neighbors, or even the lady he loves--as the clock ticks down towards all-out invasion.

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Kill Shot (Mitch Rapp, Book 2) (UK Edition) by Vince Flynn

By Vince Flynn

number one New York Times bestselling writer Vince Flynn is again with one other nail-biting political mystery that follows the younger Mitch Rapp on a perilous undertaking to seek down the lads accountable for the Pan Am Lockerbie terrorist attack.
For months, Mitch Rapp has been progressively operating his means via a listing of guys, bullet by way of bullet. With each one kill, the tangled community of monsters chargeable for the slaughter of 270 civilians turns into more and more transparent. he's given his subsequent objective: a plump Libyan diplomat who's at risk of drink and is at the moment in Paris with no unmarried bodyguard.

Rapp unearths him thoroughly unprotected and asleep in his mattress. With self assurance in his well-honed abilities and conviction of the man’s guilt, he simply sends a bullet into the man’s cranium. yet within the break up moment it takes the bullet to depart the silenced pistol, every thing adjustments. The door to the inn room is kicked open and gunfire erupts throughout Rapp. immediately the hunter has develop into the hunted. Rapp is left wounded and needs to flee for his life.

the subsequent morning, the inside track breaks in Washington that Libya’s Oil Minister has been killed in addition to 3 blameless civilians and 4 unidentified males. The French gurus are yes that the gunman is wounded and at the free in Paris. because the finger pointing starts off, Rapp’s handlers have just one choice—deny any accountability for the incident and pray that their most modern mystery weapon remains that method, averting trap and death quietly. One individual within the crew, besides the fact that, isn't really liable to leaving issues to likelihood. Rapp has turn into a legal responsibility, and he completely can't be allowed to be taken alive by way of the French specialists. however it will quickly develop into transparent that not anything is extra harmful than a wounded and cornered Mitch Rapp.

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Running (Always Cambridge, Book 2) by H. K. Carlton

By H. K. Carlton

Regardless of how a ways or speedy you run, you'll by no means break out the past.

The continuously Cambridge sequence chronicles the lifetime of Holly Cambridge via her tumultuous early life, violent teenager years, into maturity, and the implications that stem from being the daughter of mob boss, invoice Cambridge.

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It’s been 3 years seeing that an individual has visible or heard from Holly Cambridge. but if she surfaces, she doesn't go back domestic to the loving palms of her relatives. as an alternative, she heads instantly to the FBI delivering info that might smash the Cambridge crime family.

designated Agent Alex Orton sees Holly Cambridge as not anything greater than the subsequent commendation status among him and the last word merchandising. What he doesn't discount for is the shy, broken, yet feisty little girl that convinces his superiors to enable her infiltrate a rival kinfolk, with Alex heading up the mission.

Holly and Alex conflict at each flip, yet Alex is intrigued by way of Holly’s sharp brain and boundless braveness and needs to always struggle his burgeoning emotions for his beautiful informant. Alex is a strict disciplinarian of the principles and can’t reconcile the lady who can’t play by way of them.

As Holly incorporates out the edge and insinuates herself into the enemy’s camp, she develops an in depth and customary bond with the center Mayhue son, the exotically sturdy having a look and charismatic Victor. The very guy who may finish her lifestyles, if he have been to find her secret.

arms tied, Alex needs to stand again, for the nice of the group, and watch the tragedy play out.

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This sequence can be learn so as. every one installment ends with a to be endured till the realization (book 6)
This is an on-going saga: each one ebook would possibly not have and HEA/HFN, however the sequence culminates with an HEA/HFN within the ultimate booklet.

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The Undertaker's Widow by Phillip Margolin

By Phillip Margolin

A cold-blooded homicide. a gorgeous suspect. a decent pass judgement on pressured to do the unthinkable.

New York instances bestselling writer Phillip Margolin is a grasp of criminal suspense. during this explosive novel, an easy case of self-defense turns into a nightmare within which justice itself is held hostage.

Judge Richard Quinn is younger, idealistic, and sincere to a fault. That's why he's passed the main sensational murder case in Oregon background. Locked in a race for the U.S. Senate, Ellen Crease gunned down the intruder who murdered her filthy rich husband. in one, brutal quick she turned a widow, a sufferer, and a hero.

Yet annoying questions stay. What secrets and techniques did the fellow who began his fortune working mortuaries hold that may have rate him his lifestyles? What concerning the son frozen out of his will? Or his wife's political enemies? And what approximately Ellen Crease herself?

Soon it turns into transparent lethal plot of homicide, blackmail, ardour, and double go is unfolding round pass judgement on Richard Quinn. And except he breaks the foundations, justice won't purely be blind, it will likely be the ultimate victim.
© 1998

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After Silence by Jonathan Carroll

By Jonathan Carroll

A cartoonist follows his middle into an inescapable internet of secrecy and deceit

Max Fischer is on the l. a. County Museum whilst he sees the lady and baby who will swap his existence. they're Lincoln and Lily Aaron, a precocious ten-year-old and his quick-witted mom, and prior to Max realizes it, he's inviting them to lunch. it sort of feels like an blameless probability stumble upon, yet within the years yet to come Max will ponder whether he hadn't been doomed from the start.

He falls quick for the attractive, opinionated lady, and is set to suggest marriage whilst he learns that Lily is harboring a gloomy secret—one that may swap Max's lifestyles forever.

This e-book includes an all-new advent through Jonathan Carroll, in addition to an particular illustrated biography of the writer together with infrequent photos from his own assortment.

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The Godwulf Manuscript (Spenser, Book 1) by Robert B. Parker

By Robert B. Parker

Spenser earned his measure within the university of demanding knocks, so he's prepared while a Boston college hires him to get better a unprecedented, stolen manuscript. he's rarely surpised that his basically clue is an intensive pupil with 4 bullets in his chest.

The police officers are able to throw the e-book on the beautiful blond coed whose prints are all around the homicide weapon yet Spenser is familiar with there are not any effortless solutions. He tackles a few very heavy homework and is familiar with that if he doesn't end his task quickly, he may possibly prove marked "D" -- for lifeless.

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Mistress of Justice by Jeffery Deaver

By Jeffery Deaver

Taylor Lockwood spends her days operating as a paralegal in a single of recent York’s preeminent Wall highway legislations enterprises and her nights taking part in jazz piano anywhere she will. however the rhythm of her existence is disrupted whilst legal professional Mitchell Reece requests her assist in finding a stolen rfile which may expense him not just the multimillion-dollar case he’s protecting yet his profession to boot.

Eager to catch up with to this good-looking, superb, and intensely inner most guy, Taylor indicators on...only to discover that as she delves deeper and deeper into what is going on at the back of closed doorways at Hubbard, White & Willis, she uncovers greater than she desires to know--including a plentitude of secrets and techniques destructive sufficient to destroy careers and unsafe sufficient to push anyone to devote homicide. but who's able to going to that severe? together with her existence at the line, Taylor is ready to benefit the deadly answer....

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