Background to Danger by Eric Ambler

By Eric Ambler

Kenton's profession as a journalist trusted his facility with languages, his wisdom of ecu politics, and his quickly judgment. the place his judgment occasionally failed him used to be in his own existence. while he reveals himself on a educate certain for Austria with inadequate cash after a foul evening of playing, he jumps on the probability to earn a rate to aid a refugee smuggle securities around the border. He quickly discovers that the records he holds have a greater than financial price, and that ecu politics has extra twists and turns than the main convoluted newspaper account.

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Eternal Empire by Alec Nevala-Lee

By Alec Nevala-Lee

An electrifying secret that might draw one lady right into a worldwide conspiracy—and into the points of interest of 1 of the main harmful males within the world...

Maddy Blume is a survivor. Years in the past, whereas operating as an artwork analyst in big apple, she was once replaced perpetually by way of an come across with Ilya Severin, the thief and previous murderer as soon as often called the Scythian. Now, in London, she is gifted with an strange proposition: to move undercover as an artwork advisor to a Russian oil billionaire suspected of channeling earnings to army intelligence.

As Maddy grows toward her new boss, even if, she discovers that his pursuits expand a ways past average assets. he's out to form the way forward for Russia on an incredible scale, utilizing the key of the legendary empire of Shambhala in a quest that would lead Maddy on a violent odyssey throughout Europe and to the a long way fringe of the Black Sea.

Yet her involvement has no longer long past ignored. now not by means of the key police. now not via her employer's competitors. And least of all via the Scythian himself...

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Dark Web by T. J. Brearton

By T. J. Brearton

On a freezing iciness evening, the physique of is located within the snow.
Mike and Callie Simpkins moved north to restart their lives and get their funds again on the right track. Their son Braxton immerses himself in a web game-world of crime and gangs. while he comes to a decision to fulfill a number of the avid gamers within the genuine international, tragedy moves.

Detective John fast needs to untangle an online of digital and genuine crimes in an effort to remedy this complicated secret. and because the relatives copes with incredible grief, even Braxton’s stepfather Mike comes below suspicion.

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The End of the Wasp Season (Alex Morrow, Book 2) by Denise Mina

By Denise Mina

While a infamous millionaire banker hangs himself, his dying draws no sympathy. however the legacy of a life of selfishness is common, and the carnage such a lot acute between these he should be holding: his family.

Meanwhile, in a prosperous suburb of Glasgow, a tender girl is located savagely murdered. The group is surprised through what seems to be a vicious, random assault. whilst Detective Inspector Alex Morrow, seriously pregnant with twins, is named in to enquire, she quickly discovers tangled net of lies lurks at the back of the homicide. It's an online that would spiral via Alex's own residence, the local people, and finally correct again to a swinging rope, countless numbers of miles away.

THE finish OF THE WASP SEASON is an entire, compelling and multi-layered novel approximately family's strength of damage-and redemption.

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Fear Collector by Gregg Olsen

By Gregg Olsen

"YOU'LL SLEEP WITH THE lighting fixtures ON AFTER examining GREGG OLSEN." —Allison Brennan

Ted Bundy. America's such a lot infamous serial killer. for 2 girls, he's the last word obsession. One is a cop whose sister can have been certainly one of Bundy's sufferers. the opposite is a deranged groupie who corresponded with Bundy in prison—and raised her son to complete what Bundy begun. To appeal and seduce blameless ladies. To kidnap and brutalize extra ladies than any serial killer in background. And to trap one obsessed cop right into a capture as ailing and demented as Bundy himself. . .

Praise for Gregg Olsen's novels

"WICKEDLY smart! TWISTED."—Lisa Gardner


"GRABS YOU through THE THROAT."—Kay Hooper

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Unmanned by Dan Fesperman

By Dan Fesperman

From the generally acclaimed writer of The Prisoner of Guantánamo and The Double online game, an electrifying, well timed, psychologically gripping descent into the hidden, increasing international of drone warfare.

Not very some time past, Darwin Cole used to be an F-16 fighter pilot. He used to be a kinfolk guy. He was once on best of the realm. Now? He’s a washout inebriated with a dishonorable discharge from the U.S. Air strength, residing on my own within the Nevada desolate tract and haunted through a picture beamed from considered one of his final missions as a “pilot” of a Predator drone—a harrowing shot of an Afghan baby working for her life.

When Cole is approached by way of 3 newshounds attempting to discover the id of the potentially rogue intelligence operative who known as the pictures in Cole’s ill-fated venture, Cole reluctantly consents to staff up with them.

But in our surveillance tradition, even the good intentioned are prone to locate themselves below scrutiny, working for his or her lives, in particular while the path they’re following results in the very middle of that culture—in intelligence, within the army, and one of the unchecked deepest contractors who stand to benefit richly from the advancing know-how . . . now not in simple terms to be used “over there,” yet for here, right away.

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Violet Hour by Richard Montanari

By Richard Montanari

Johnny Angel is located brutally murdered with a useless prostitute in his mattress and a needle jam-packed with heroin in his arm. It's the entire extra stunning simply because he's a clergyman. but if Dr Bennett Marc Crane, a prestigious plastic healthcare professional, is the following sufferer of a vicious assault of an identical demeanour, it turns into transparent that there's a serial killer at the loose...

And as this homicidal maniac exacts his vengeance upon extra blameless sufferers, facts of one other long-buried crime is exposed. one who starts off with a Halloween occasion at an specific university social gathering 20 years in the past and ends with a murderous plan for behind schedule revenge. For Nicky Stella, a hungry journalist, this is often simply one of these sordid tale that can land him a canopy article. but if he digs a section too deep, the killer's awareness turns in the direction of Nicky and he needs to locate the killer earlier than he turns into the following victim...

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Old Vengeful by Anthony Price

By Anthony Price

While David Audley, that the majority sophisticated of Intelligence chiefs, sends his insubordinate protege Paul Mitchell off to enquire a KGB operation by means of getting to know a long-forgotten naval engagement off France in 1812, it doesn't glance to Mitchell as though it's going to lead at any place. however the destiny of the workforce of the Vengeful has quite a lot of surprises in shop for Mitchell and without notice the prior throws a blinding and extremely harmful mild at the present.

David Audley no 12

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