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Download E-books The Black Hour PDF

By Lori Rader-Day

For Chicago sociology professor Amelia Emmet, violence was once a learn topic--until a scholar she'd by no means met shot her. 

He additionally shot himself. Now he is lifeless and she's again on campus, attempting to stay alongside of her type agenda, a growing to be challenge with painkillers, and a query she cannot permit cross: Why?

All she wishes is for all times to come back to common, yet common is asking difficult to come back via. She's thirty-eight and hobbles with a cane. Her first pupil interplay leads to tears (hers). Her fellow college contributors appear uncomfortable together with her, and her ex--whom she may well or would possibly not nonetheless love--has moved on.

Enter Nathaniel Barber, a graduate pupil keen about Chicago's violent heritage. Nath is a significant student, but additionally a major mess approximately his first heartbreak, his mother's loss of life, and his father's disapproval.  Assigned as Amelia's educating assistant, Nath additionally takes at the investigative legwork that Amelia cannot do. And in the meantime, he is hoping she'll approve his dissertation subject, the explanation he got here to grad university within the first position: the coed assault on Amelia Emmet. 

Together and at cross-purposes, Amelia and Nathaniel stumble towards a fact that might clarify the assault and take them either during the darkest hours in their lives.

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Download E-books Gone Tomorrow (Jack Reacher) PDF

By Lee Child

Susan Mark, the 5th passenger, had a tremendous mystery, and her simple little existence used to be being watched in Washington, and California, and Afghanistan—by dozens of individuals with something in universal: They’re all mendacity to Reacher. a bit. much. or simply adequate to get him killed. A race has began in the course of the streets of ny, a maze crowded with violent, expert squaddies on each side of a shadow warfare. For Jack Reacher, a guy who trusts nobody and likes it that manner, the end line comes in the event you ultimately get face-to-face and glance your worst enemy within the eye.

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Download E-books La urna sangrienta o El panteón de Scianella PDF

By Pascual Pérez y Rodríguez

En La urna sangrienta el terror que procede del mundo físico se intensifica gracias al horror que emana del protagonista de los angeles historia. Ambrosio, señor del castillo de Scianella, es un personaje de siniestra naturaleza y de maldad sin límite.
Un personaje complejo en el que se materializa un vínculo directo con el mal y el demonio y, al mismo tiempo, un deseo de volver l. a. mirada a Dios. El terror que evoca su presencia y que se desprende de sus actuaciones es abrumador. Es un ser perturbado e inquietante con un destino marcado desde su nacimiento y con un objetivo fijo. Ambrosio es capaz de las atrocidades más inimaginables para conseguir su fin: seducir a los angeles bella e inocente Mandina. Además, un poor secreto se esconde en el castillo, en el que muertes, desapariciones, crímenes espantosos y una buena serie de acontecimientos sobrenaturales se suceden sin aparente fin, siempre vinculados al panteón y a una extraña urna de l. a. que mana sangre...

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Download E-books Typhoon: A Novel PDF

By Charles Cumming

Typhoon, a New York Times remarkable publication of the 12 months a best Ten mystery of the yr (London Times), additional confirms what all of the critics around the globe were asserting: Charles Cumming is a latest grasp of the vintage espionage mystery, inheritor to le Carre and Deighton.

In 1997, a couple of months sooner than the British govt is scheduled to come back Hong Kong to chinese language rule, Joe Lennox, a super younger operative for SIS (MI6), loses either his female friend and his first excessive profile asset – a famous defector who disappears from a secure residence. The female friend, the ravishing Isabella Aubert, he misplaced to Miles Coolidge, a hard-bitten CIA agent; the asset to collusion among his bosses and the CIA.

A decade later, Lennox is again in China, dealing with his previous nemeses. With the CIA plotting to take advantage of an Islamic workforce to destablize China, the SIS looking to thwart them and his previous asset the major to all of this, Lennox, Coolidge, and the female friend they shared are hopelessly intertwined in a plot the place belief is most unlikely and fact is unknowable.

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Download E-books The 9th Girl (Kovac and Liska) PDF

By Tami Hoag

#1 New York Times bestselling writer Tami Hoag brings again her fan-favorite Minneapolis investigators, Sam Kovac and Nikki Liska, in a haunting new mystery.

On a frigid New Year’s Eve in Minneapolis, a tender lady is located brutally murdered—the 9th up to now this yr in a string of grisly slayings. murder detectives Sam Kovac and Nikki Liska worry that it’s the paintings of a serial killer they name document vacation, a temporary who has introduced his ugly video game to a brand new and extra terrifying point. yet as Kovac and Liska discover the reality, they locate that the monsters within the 9th girl’s lifestyles could dwell towards domestic. or even as one other younger lady disappears, they must ask the query: that is the higher evil—the satan you recognize or the satan you don’t?

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Download E-books Kolekcjoner (Alex Cross, Book 2) PDF

By James Patterson

James Patterson (ur. 22 marca 1947 w Newburgh w stanie Nowy Jork) - amerykański pisarz, autor thrillerów i powieści kryminalnych.

James Patterson należy do ścisłej czołówki najpopularniejszych autorów amerykańskich; obok książek Dana Browna, Johna Grishama i Stephena Kinga jego powieści najczęściej pojawiają się na światowych listach bestsellerów. Początkowo pracował w przedsiębiorstwie reklamowym. Sławę przyniósł mu wydany w 1993 roku mystery alongside got here the Spider zekranizowany jako W sieci pająka, z Morganem Freemanem w roli głównej. To także literacki debiut ulubionego bohatera Pattersona - Alexa Crossa, czarnoskórego policjanta i psychologa prowadzącego własną praktykę a wcześniej detektywa waszyngtońskiej policji, oraz agent FBI, który specjalizuje się w tropieniu seryjnych zabójców. W rolę Crossa Freeman wcielał się dwukrotnie, wcześniej także w filmie Kolekcjoner, który powstał na podstawie Kiss the ladies. Pisarski styl Pattersona wyróżnia szybkie pace narracji, punktowane bardzo krótkimi rozdziałami.

Niedługo po sukcesie książki W sieci pająka Patterson odszedł z firmy i poświęcił się wyłącznie karierze pisarskiej. W 2006 James Patterson sprzedał ponad 12 milionów książek w Ameryce Północnej. W sumie jego powieści zostały już wydane w nakładzie ponad 220 mln egzemplarzy na całym świecie. Zdobył nagrodę im. Edgara Elana Poe oraz inne prestiżowe wyróżnienia. Jego książki wielokrotnie pojawiały się na szczytach na listach bestsellerów w ny Times.

Patterson pisze książki również ze współautorami takimi jak Maxine Patero, z którą współtworzy serię książek Kobiecy klub zbrodni, czy Andrew Grossem i często powtarza, że współpraca z innymi przynosi nowe i interesujące pomysły do jego opowieści.

Ufundował nagrodę web page Turner Awards. Patterson przekazał ponad six hundred tys. dolarów na przedsiębiorstwa, szkoły i inne instytucje, które promują czytanie książek.

Druga seria jego książek, wspomniany Kobiecy Klub Zbrodni, doczekała się emisji w telewizji. Na kanwie tej serii powstał także cykl gier komputerowych, tzw. hidden items (ukryte obiekty), wydanych m.in. przez studio "I- play/Oberon Media" z siedzibą w Nowym Jorku.

Patterson otrzymał stopień kawalera long island College.

Miejsce urodzenia: Newburgh, Nowy Jork, united states, mieszka w Palm seashore, na Florydzie z żoną, Susan i synem, Jackiem.

Cykl z Aleksem Crossem

1 W sieci pająka / Pająk nadchodzi / Oto nadchodzi pająk (1992, alongside got here A Spider)

2 Całuj dziewczęta / Kolekcjoner (1994, Kiss the Girls)

3 Jack i Jill (1996, Jack & Jill)

4 Kot i Mysz / Gra w kotka i myszkę (1997, Cat and Mouse)

5 Łasica (1999, Pop is going the Weasel)

6 Róże są czerwone (2000, Roses are Red)

7 Fiołki są niebieskie (2001, Violets are Blue, luźno powiązane z poprzednią)

8 Cztery ślepe myszki (2002, 4 Blind Mice)

9 Wielki zły wilk (2003, the massive undesirable Wolf)

10 Na szlaku terroru (2004, London Bridges, luźno powiązane z poprzednią)

11 Mary, Mary (2005, Mary, Mary)

12 move (2006, Cross)

13 Podwójna gra (2007, Double Cross)

14 Tropiciel (2008, move Country)

15 Proces Alexa Crossa (2009, Alex Cross's Trial) (wspólnie z Richard DiLallo)

16 Ja, Alex go (2009, I, Alex Cross)

17 W krzyżowym ogniu (2010, go Fire)

18 Zabić Alexa Crossa (2011, Kill Alex pass) (w Polsce nie wydana)

19 Uwolnić Alexa Crossa (Free Alex move, 2012) (w Polsce nie wydana)

20 Boże narodzenie Alexa Crossa (Merry Christmas, Alex move, 2012) (w Polsce nie wydana)

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Download E-books The Madman of Bergerac (Inspector Maigret) PDF

By Georges Simenon

A brand new translation of Simenon's stressful novel, ebook fifteen within the new Penguin Maigret series.

He recalled his traveling companion's agitated sleep - was once it relatively sleep? - his sighs, and his sobbing. Then the 2 dangling legs, the patent-leather footwear and hand-knitted socks . . . An insipid face. Glazed eyes. And Maigret used to be now not shocked to determine a gray beard consuming into his cheeks. A distressed passenger leaps off an evening teach and vanishes into the woods.

Maigret, on his technique to a well-earned holiday within the Dordogne, is quickly plunged into the pursuit of a madman, hiding among the likely first rate voters of Bergerac.

Penguin is publishing the full sequence of Maigret novels in new translations.

'Compelling, remorseless, brilliant.' - John Gray

'One of the best writers of the 20th century . . . Simenon was once unrivaled at making us glance inside of, even though the facility used to be masked via his brilliance at soaking up us obsessively in his stories.' - The Guardian

'A excellent author . . . unforgettable vividness.' - The self reliant

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Download E-books Day of Reckoning (Sean Dillon) PDF

By Jack Higgins

For years, Jack Higgins's "battalions of unswerving enthusiasts" (People) have overjoyed to his "rip-roaring" (Associated Press) novels of honor, bravery and impossible to resist intrigue. Now, the grasp of suspense reunites the powerhouse workforce from his explosive bestseller The White residence Connection to deliver down a world crime boss-and this time, there is even more at stake than responsibility and honor…

A journalist is useless after making the error of having too just about overseas crime boss Jack Fox-but Fox made a better mistake in killing her. as the murdered woman's ex-husband is Blake Johnson, head of the clandestine White apartment division referred to as The Basement. Now Johnson and his Irish compatriot Sean Dillon are going to deliver Fox's empire down round him.

yet Fox isn't a guy who backs down for an individual. So if Johnson and Dillon are looking to take him on, they are going to need to face his personal model of revenge-and it's a revenge each piece as lethal as their very own…

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Download E-books Need You Now PDF

By James Grippando

New York occasions bestseller James Grippando returns with a gripping new stand-alone novel: a narrative ripped from the headlines, during which a tender monetary adviser and his female friend discover a conspiracy that reaches from Wall road to Washington, from the buying and selling flooring of the inventory alternate to the private halls of presidency. Like Grippando’s contemporary bestsellers, Afraid of the darkish and Money to Burn—as good as Grippando classics like A King’s Ransom and Beyond Suspicion—the provocative Need You Now is a fast moving mystery within which threat and conspiracy lie in the back of each plot and promise, and the way forward for the kingdom lies within the fingers of an not going champion.

“Grippando grips from the 1st page.” —Harlan Coben

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Download E-books Blood Forest PDF

By Jonathan Taylor

A tender American couple carrying out an aerial survey of imperative Africa is shot down via opposed military in a dense sector of the Congo. With their attackers in pursuit, Brandon and Samantha are driven deeper and deeper into the woodland, to a spot so terrifying that even the neighborhood Mbuti refuse to go into. The pair quickly discovers one other occasion is risking the hazards of the jungle, looking a unprecedented flower with titanic scientific capability. because the teams mix forces opposed to the genocidal military, the Blood woodland holds all of them with a mystery that's extra complicated and sinister than any of them become aware of. This woodland has a pulse. It beats in my chest. i will see it within the eyes of the beasts. jointly, we flow to this rhythm. It calls to us. It demands blood.

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