At first it looks like a routine mob murder, but when one of his detectives identifies the corpse as a local woman, the news rocks quiet little Riverside—and the town won’t ever be quiet again. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Peter Blauner including rare photos and never-before-seen documents from the author’s personal collection.
Slipping into Darkness: A MysteryOpen Road Media Mystery & Thriller #ad - But when allison’s blood appears at a new crime scene, everything he thought he knew about that long-ago murder is called into question. Crime thrills from the new york times–bestselling author of Sunrise Highway—“One of the best books I’ve read in a long, long time” Stephen King. Was it really allison they buried? was julian actually the killer? And if he wasn’t, who else is in danger now? This ebook features an illustrated biography of Peter Blauner including rare photos and never-before-seen documents from the author’s personal collection.
Loughlin found the killer—Julian Vega, a teenager with a crush on the murdered girl. When allison wallis was beaten to death, Detective Francis X. Using his natural sense of empathy, he cozied up to young Julian, convincing him to give a confession that would put him away until he was thirty-six. Twenty years later, his sight fading, julian is finally out of jail, attempting to remember how to live in a world without bars, and Detective Loughlin is still on the job, though his instincts are still sharp.
Slow Motion Riot: A MysteryOpen Road Media Mystery & Thriller #ad - But first he has to deal with Darryl King. A small-time dealer with big aspirations, Darryl is the kind of thug who makes probation officers want to quit. A new york probation officer locks horns with a brutal drug dealer in this “gripping” Edgar Award winner from a New York Times–bestselling author Library Journal.
The job is a vicious grind, but Steven is good at it, and he is about to be rewarded with a transfer to active duty. Although the boy terrifies him, Steven holds out hope for helping him turn his life around. He watches them, keeps them in line, and once in a long while, helps one improve his life. As a probation officer in a city plagued by drugs, and corruption, Steven Baum supervises marginal criminals—not dangerous enough for prison, murders, but too damaged to go totally free.
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Man of the Hour: A Mystery #ad - . But one of his failures is about to become a catastrophe. A former student of david’s, nasser hamdy, has fallen in with a group of Islamic extremists who practice a cheap kind of jihad, mugging and robbing in the name of their holy war. Coney island is a weird place, packed with people from every walk of life, and David Fitzgerald fits in well.
But when they graduate to bomb-making, David finds himself wrapped up in their scheme—first as a target, and then as a suspect. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Peter Blauner including rare photos and never-before-seen documents from the author’s personal collection.
Proving Ground Lourdes Robles Novels Book 1Minotaur Books #ad - But when his father is found murdered near the peaceful confines of Brooklyn’s Prospect Park, Natty is forced to deal with the troubled legacy of their unresolved relationship. A must read. I couldn’t put the sucker down. Stephen kingnathaniel dresden never really got along with his father, an infamous civil rights lawyer who defended criminals and spearheaded protest movements.
Army and served in iraq, coming back with a chest full of commendations and a head full of disturbing memories. He also has to fend off the growing suspicions of NYPD Detective Lourdes Robles, a brash Latina cop with something to prove, who thinks Natty might bear some responsibility for his father’s death.
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Proving ground, and a vibrant portrait of contemporary new york city, is a sweeping crime novel, an intricate story about the quest for redemption, New York Times bestseller and Edgar Award winner Peter Blauner’s first novel in more than a decade, all told in Blauner’s singular voice.
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But his stepfather has dreams for the boy—to be a consigliere or maybe even the capo of his own crew some day. The atlantic city mob has a guy on the ropes in this “gritty novel with integrity and style” from the New York Times–bestselling author James Patterson. So far, but one night at a dive called rafferty’s, Anthony has stayed away, not far from the glitz of the casinos, he gets sucked into the whirlpool of organized crime.
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Sunrise Highway Lourdes Robles Novels Book 2Minotaur Books #ad - You won’t be disappointed. Stephen kingfrom peter blauner, " comes a new thriller about a lone young cop on the trail of a powerful killer determined not just to stop her, the writer Dennis Lehane calls "one of the most consistently bracing and interesting voices in American crime literature, but to make her pay.
In the summer of star wars and Son of Sam, a Long Island schoolgirl is found gruesomely murdered. First rate suspense, with a soupcon of horror in the Hannibal Lecter vein. Forty years later, jt has risen to chief of police, but there's a trail of a dozen dead women that reaches from Brooklyn across Long Island, along the Sunrise Highway, and it's possible that his actions actually enabled a killer.
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She discovers a deep and sinister web of connections between the victims and some of the most powerful political figures in the region, including JT himself. That's when lourdes robles, a relentless young Latina detective for the NYPD, steps in to track the serial killer.
IntruderSimon & Schuster #ad - Having survived a childhood of beatings and psychological torture, a psychiatric social worker, and their teenage son, successful Manhattan lawyer Jacob Schiff cherishes his stable family life with his wife, Dana, Alex. As gates' behavior becomes even more bizarre and violent, Jake is driven to the breaking point and takes a fatal step that could destroy everything he cares about.
But jake sees it all unraveling when Dana's patient John Gates, a homeless man, starts stalking her and menacing the family. Written with lacerating authority, The Intruder is a classic, powerful thriller that thrusts Peter Blauner into the ranks of major contemporary authors. Can a good person go too far to protect his family? That is the question underlying The Intruder -- a gripping tale of a family fighting for its life.
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Comes the Dark Stranger The Martin Shane Novels Book 1Open Road Media Mystery & Thriller #ad - Tortured by a sadistic Chinese colonel, they vowed to stay strong. In this compelling and intense novel, author Jack Higgins delves into the darkness of one man’s shattered mind and flexes his prodigious talents far beyond his legendary action thrillers and into the realm of psychological drama and suspense.
He’s not sure what happened to him; it feels like the war happened only yesterday. . Martin shane is looking for someone to kill. The only thing he knows is that someone has to pay. The new york times–bestselling author of The Midnight Bell delivers a searing novel of psychological suspense in which the past and present collide.
Comes the Dark Stranger The Martin Shane Novels Book 1 #ad - Now, shane is going to do whatever it takes to discover the truth and exact his revenge—even if it destroys everything he thinks he knows about the war, returning to the town where they all enlisted together, his brothers-in-arms . . . And himself. He just doesn’t know who. . . Eight years earlier, Shane and five other soldiers were captured in Korea.
October LightOpen Road Media #ad - New york times bestseller and national book critics Circle Award Winner: A “dazzling” novel about the tumultuous relationship of two elderly siblings Los Angeles Times. James is a cantankerous and conservative seventy-two-year-old who has spent his life caring for the animals on his farm. When sally’s bankruptcy forces her to move in with her brother, their lifelong feud quickly escalates—and Sally becomes a prisoner in her own room with nothing to survive on but apples and a trashy novel about marijuana smugglers.
As sally becomes immersed in the book, the story envelops the narrative of the siblings’ dysfunctional relationship, and Gardner explores a wide array of themes from human autonomy to self-definition to political extremism. His widowed older sister, Sally, has strong liberal ideals and a propensity for debate.
October Light #ad - The result is a tour de force of Gardner’s unique literary style at the height of his protean creative powers. This ebook features a new illustrated biography of John Gardner, rare photos, including original letters, and never-before-seen documents from the Gardner family and the University of Rochester Archives.
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” . Unfortunately, he’s not the only one looking for the gold. Then he rescues a woman from attackers in Macao. Mark hagen is a far cry from the man he once was as a naval officer in World War II. But there’s only one mark Hagen—and he’s not about to give up easily. . . With this one quick score, Hagen could change his luck for good.
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