By Dan Brown
PREMIUM MASS industry EDITION
#1 world wide Bestseller—More Than eighty Million Copies Sold
As thousands of readers all over the world have already chanced on, The Da Vinci Code is a studying event not like the other. at the same time lightning-paced, clever, and intricately layered with outstanding examine and aspect, Dan Brown's novel is an exciting masterpiece—from its starting pages to its beautiful conclusion.
A gripping, cinematic crime mystery from the scriptwriters referred to as the king and queen of Scandinavian crime, expertly crafted and whole of twists and turns
The spring tides are the top of the 12 months in Nordkoster; the seashore could be lined in really deep water this night. 3 males at the seashore are digging a gap, covertly watched via a tender boy. His intrigue turns to horror as he makes out the fourth determine of the lady for whom the outlet is meant. Buried as much as her neck within the sand, the excessive tide is speedily coming near near. nonetheless screaming in terror, the sufferer takes her final breath as water fills her nostril and mouth—in her belly, she feels her child kick. And her waters holiday. The abhorrent crime is still unsolved 24 years later; yet ugly violence remains to be standard. A gang has been killing homeless humans in parks, filming their assaults, and broadcasting them on the web. The police have their paintings reduce out attempting to maintain abreast of the crime wave. Olivia Rönning hopes to stick to in her father's footsteps and subscribe to their ranks within the following few months as she completes her education; she has just one final hurdle to beat over the summer time holiday, a problem from her professor to choose a chilly case and resolve it. can be uncomplicated, she thinks. Little does she comprehend the realm she is getting concerned in, the chance she faces, and the gruesome truths she dangers uncovering.
By Dick Francis
A vintage secret from Dick Francis, the champion of English storytellers. lifestyles as a author is chillier, hungrier paintings than John Kendall had bargained for. now not even the survival courses he is written might help him. So whilst infamous racehorse coach Tremayne Vickers techniques Kendall to write down his biography, it is a proposal the impoverished author cannot flip down. entering into Vickers' nation domestic, Kendall quick turns into immersed in his host's way of life: using racehorses, making associates, and researching the kinfolk. yet then an area good woman is located lifeless - and the party's over. A killer is lurking within the shadows. And Kendall's personal survival tips are approximately to develop into extra priceless - and extra lethal - than he may well ever have imagined . . . compliment for Dick Francis: 'As a jockey, Dick Francis used to be unbeatable while he obtained into his stride. an identical is right of his crime writing' day-by-day reflect 'Dick Francis's fiction has a mystery element - his inimitable knack of grabbing the reader's realization on web page one and conserving it tight until eventually the very finish' Sunday Telegraph 'The narrative is brisk and gripping and the heritage researched with care . . . the complete tale is a excitement to take pleasure in' Scotsman 'Francis writing at his top' night regular 'A commonplace winner . . . as soft, speedy and lean as ever' Sunday convey Dick Francis used to be essentially the most winning post-war nationwide Hunt jockeys. The winner of over 350 races, he used to be champion jockey in 1953/1954 and rode for HM Queen Elizabeth, the Queen mom, so much famously on Devon Loch within the 1956 Grand nationwide. On his retirement from the saddle, he released his autobiography, the game of Queens, prior to happening to put in writing forty-three bestselling novels, a quantity of brief tales (Field of 13), and the biography of Lester Piggott. in the course of his lifetime Dick Francis got many awards, among them the celebrated Crime Writers' Association's Cartier Diamond Dagger for his impressive contribution to the style, and 3 'best novel' Edgar Allan Poe awards from The secret Writers of the United States. In 1996 he used to be named via them as Grand grasp for a lifetime's fulfillment. In 1998 he used to be elected a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, and used to be offered a CBE within the Queen's Birthday Honours checklist of 2000. Dick Francis died in February 2010, on the age of eighty-nine, yet he continues to be one of many maximum mystery writers of all time.
By Tom Piccirilli
Raised to be a thief and getaway driving force, Chase left the bent lifestyles after he came upon his real love, Lila. For ten years he walked the immediately and narrow—until Lila was once murdered. Now Chase is seeking his grandfather Jonah, the stone-cold-killer con guy who raised him anis the final residing repository of his family’s darkest secrets and techniques. In returning to his felony roots, Chase hopes to save lots of Jonah’s toddler daughter from the lifestyles that Chase himself can’t escape.
But first he’ll want a ranking. Chase thinks he’s discovered it as a driving force for a dysfunctional crime relations that’s whatever yet geared up. With the Langans’ patriarch loss of life, the as soon as strong syndicate might get to the bottom of ahead of Chase can rip it off. If he survives the massacre to return, he’ll face a good uglier showdown. simply because his grandfather Jonah is looking ahead to him on the coldest kinfolk reunion this facet of hell.
By Jeff Abbott
Mirabeau, Texas, is a dynamite little city -- particularly while toolsheds, doghouses, and mailboxes mysteriously start to explode. thus far, the only real sufferer is neighborhood librarian Jordan Poteet, struck by means of a bit of his girlfriend's mailbox. but Jordy will get a bigger jolt while his ex-girlfriend, Lorna, arrives from Boston. She's come to scoop up everybody's riverfront estate -- and, if attainable, Jordy as well.
With pro-development people and die-hard environmentalists all foaming on the mouth, tempers develop into downright murderous. And the unlucky sufferer is Lorna's good-looking colleague, garroted with a section of barbed twine on the Mirabeau B&B.
Dynamite, lust, murder...what subsequent? Mirabeau braces for the worst and will get it -- whereas Jordy, his real love Candace, and Police leader Junebug Moncrief mild out after a killer...
Agatha Award-winning writer of Do Unto Others.
By Tess Gerritsen
A tender NASA general practitioner needs to strive against a deadly microbe that's multiplying within the deadliest of environments -- area -- during this acclaimed blockbuster of scientific suspense from Tess Gerritsen, bestselling writer of Harvest, lifestyles Support, and Bloodstream.
Dr. Emma Watson has been education for the journey of a life-time: to check residing beings in house. yet her undertaking aboard the overseas house Station becomes a nightmare past imagining while a tradition of single-celled organisms starts off to regenerate uncontrolled -- and infects the gap station staff with agonizing and lethal effects. Emma struggles to comprise the outbreak whereas again on the earth her estranged husband, Jack McCallum, works frantically with NASA to convey her domestic. yet there'll be no rescue. The contagion now threatens Earth's inhabitants, and the astronauts are stranded in orbit, quarantined aboard the station -- the place they're death one by way of one...
By Steve Perry
With military bases less than assault by way of terrorists, internet Force's personal crack troops crew up with military intelligence and the nationwide defend to trace down who's at the back of the lethal moves. yet they're countered at each movement by way of a crafty opponent who thinks like one in every of their very own. unique.
By Creston Mapes
Released in speedy succession, Jason M. Hough’s first 3 novels, The Darwin Elevator, The Exodus Towers, and The Plague Forge, earned mountains of compliment and comparisons to such authors as James S. A. Corey and John Scalzi. Now Hough returns with a riveting near-future undercover agent mystery that mixes the adrenaline of a high-octane James Bond experience with outstanding sci-fi speculations priceless of Christopher Nolan’s Inception.
Technologically superior superspy Peter Caswell has been dispatched on a top-secret task in contrast to any he’s ever confronted. A spaceship that vanished years in the past has been chanced on, in addition to the our bodies of its murdered crew—save one. Peter’s venture is to discover the lacking group member, who fled via what seems to be a tear within the textile of house. past this mysterious doorway lies a good extra confounding fact: an international that looks Earth’s twin.
Peter discovers that this reflected global is certainly varied from his domestic, and much extra harmful. bring to a halt from all help, and with merely days to accomplish his operation, Peter needs to music his quarry on my own on an alien global. yet he’s unprepared for what awaits at the planet’s floor, the place his abilities may be positioned to the final word test—and every little thing he understands in regards to the universe could be challenged in methods he by no means can have imagined.
Includes the entire bonus novella The Dire Earth, a prequel to the bestselling sci-fi event The Darwin Elevator.
Praise for Zero World
“This is sci-fi writing at its most sensible. I couldn’t positioned the publication down.”—Felicia Day, writer of You’re by no means bizarre on the net (Almost)
“An relaxing learn . . . count on minor whiplash from the frenetic pace.”—Entertainment Weekly
“[A] technology fiction [novel that] smashes The Bourne Identity including The finish of Eternity to create an exhilarating motion rampage that confirms Hough as an incredible new voice in style fiction.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review)
“No one has created a multiverse like Jason Hough does in Zero World. think Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind meets James Bond.”—New York magazine of Books
“A fast paced cinematic novel choked with motion . . . tale, personality, global development, action—all issues are firing on all cylinders here.”—Bookreporter
“Hough has mixed all of the materials of a prime sci-fi thriller.”—Kirkus Reviews
“One hell of an pleasing learn. Hough maintains to convey white-knuckle books anchored by way of strange and interesting characters. 0 international is a tremendous cup of natural badassery that secures his position probably the greatest sci-fi motion writers today.”—Kevin Hearne, New York Times bestselling writer of the Iron Druid Chronicles
“A high-octane mixture of technological know-how fiction and mystery, Zero World is a thrill journey that shoots you out of a cannon and doesn’t allow up until eventually the final page.”—Wesley Chu, writer of Time Salvager
“Warning: don't decide up this publication if there's the rest you want to do.”—Brian Staveley, writer of the Emperor’s Blades series
“I simply accomplished Zero World and there’s just one factor i must understand: How lengthy needs to I watch for the sequel!?”—Raymond Benson, former James Bond novelist and writer of the Black Stiletto series
From the Hardcover edition.
By Craig Russell
A girl's physique lies, posed, at the light sand of a Hamburg seashore, a message hid in her hand. 'I were underground, and now it's time for me to come home...' Jan Fabel, of the Hamburg homicide squad, struggles to interpret the twisted imagery of a dismal and brutal brain.
Four days later, a guy and a girl are discovered deep in forest, their throats slashed deep and large, the names 'Hansel' and 'Gretel', within the similar, tiny, obsessively neat writing, rolled tight and pressed into their palms. because it turns into transparent that every new crime is a grisly connection with folks tales accrued nearly 2 hundred years in the past via the Brothers Grimm, the search is on for a serial killer who's exploring our darkest, such a lot primary fears a predator who kills after which disappears into the shadows. he's a monster all of us realized to worry in formative years.