By Quinton Skinner
Fourteen levels less than zero–cold adequate to freeze the soul
Lewis Ingraham is chilly. He’s misplaced his spouse to melanoma, his govt occupation, his as soon as convinced grip at the global round him. All that he can carry directly to is his attractive daughter Jay, a super scholar who has turn into a suffering unmarried mom. yet he sees that even Jay is commencing to slip clear of him, in prefer of Stephen, her self-important boyfriend. This time Lewis goes to struggle back.
But while Lewis takes out his fury on Stephen, he ignites a sequence response of violence. Now iciness is bearing down on Minnesota. wish, guilt, and rage are swirling within the snow. And a heinous crime is set to steer 3 humans down a steep and unforgiving slope–into a realm of chilly, not easy fact.
Set in a chillingly barren milieu and invoking comparisons to Donald Westlake’s bestselling vintage The Ax, 14 levels under Zero is a beautiful, provocative, and totally unforgettable event in mental suspense and American noir–fashioned from the warmth of standard lives.
By Mary Higgins Clark
A minor street coincidence landed county prosecutor Katie DeMaio in Westlake medical institution. That evening, from her window, she inspiration she observed a guy load a woman's physique into the trunk of a car...or was once it only a napping capsule brought on nightmare? At paintings the next day to come, Katie started investigating a suicide that regarded extra like homicide. preliminary proof pointed in different places, yet health worker Richard Carroll observed a path resulting in Dr. Edgar Highley. He suspected that the well-known doctor's paintings "curing" infertile ladies used to be greater than arguable -- that it was once deceitful, wicked, and infrequently lethal. yet sooner than Richard may inform Katie his fears, she left the place of work for the weekend and an appointment for regimen surgery...in Dr. Highley's working room.
This omnibus version positive aspects the ever-popular adventures of Satyajit Rays enduring construction, the pro sleuth Pradosh C. Mitter (Feluda). In his escapades, Feluda is observed by way of his cousin Topshe and the bumbling crime author Lalmohan Ganguly (Jatayu). From Jaisalmer to Simla, from the Ellora Caves to Varanasi, the trio traverse attention-grabbing locales to resolve one devious crime after one other.
Thrills limitless - monetary exhibit
a pleasant hobby - Statesman
The Emperors Ring
The Golden castle
A Killer in Kailash
The Royal Bengal secret
The secret of the Elephant God
The Bandits of Bombay and ten different tales
Translated from the Bengali by way of Gopa Majumdar.
The Bram Stoker Prize-winner for top Fiction Collection—four chilling novellas from Stephen King that would “grab you and never enable cross” (The Washington Post). Now on hand in paperback from Scribner for the 1st time.
With the new good fortune of the Hulu sequence 11/22/63 starring James Franco and the hugely expected The darkish Tower motion picture within the works, Stephen King’s model is superior than ever. This assortment, nominated for a Locus Award, is bound to preserve readers wakeful lengthy after bedtime, and contours an creation and prefatory notes to every novella via the writer. “Stephen King is a grasp storyteller, and you may always remember those stories,” raves the Seattle Times approximately Four earlier Midnight.
One prior Midnight: “The Langoliers” takes a red-eye flight from l. a. to Boston right into a so much unfriendly sky. simply 11 passengers continue to exist, yet touchdown in an eerily empty international makes them want they hadn’t. Something’s expecting them, you see.
Two previous Midnight: “Secret Window, mystery backyard” enters the without warning unusual lifetime of author Mort Rainey, lately divorced, depressed, and by myself at the shore of Tashmore Lake. by myself, that's, till a determine named John Shooter arrives, pointing an accusing finger.
Three earlier Midnight: “The Library Policeman” is determined in Junction urban, Iowa, an not likely position for evil to be hiding. yet for small businessman Sam Peebles, who thinks he can be wasting his brain, one other enemy is hiding there as well—the fact. If he can locate it in time, he may perhaps stand a chance.
Four previous Midnight: “The solar Dog,” a menacing black puppy, looks in each Polaroid photo that fifteen-year-old Kevin Delevan takes together with his new digital camera, beckoning him to the supernatural. previous Pop Merrill, fort Rock’s sharpest dealer, goals to use The solar puppy for revenue, yet this creature that shouldn’t exist in any respect, is a truly risky funding.
By Mary Higgins Clark
Mary Higgins Clark, the “Queen of Suspense,” and her daughter, bestselling writer Carol Higgins Clark, joined forces for the 1st time to create a thrilling and pleasing suspense novel—the tale of a kidnapping performed out opposed to a vacation setting.
Three days ahead of Christmas, Regan Reilly, the dynamic younger sleuth featured within the novels of Carol Higgins Clark, by accident meets Alvirah Meehan, Mary Higgins Clark’s well-known lottery winner and novice detective, at a brand new Jersey dentist’s workplace. That’s the place all of it starts.
While Regan’s mom, Nora, the recognized secret author, is within the sanatorium with a damaged leg, her husband, Luke, and his chauffeur, Rosita, are abducted and held for a million-dollar ransom. jointly, Regan and Alvirah tune the case because the inept but harmful kidnappers make their calls for recognized. in the meantime, Luke and Rosita are held captive on a houseboat at the Hudson River and a fierce wintry weather typhoon is accumulating strength.
DECK THE HALLS blends suspense with poignancy, laugh-out-loud humor, and all-around vacation cheer—a Christmas vintage for plenty of seasons to come back.
By Dan Simmons
A once-respected collage professor and novelist, Dale Stewart has sabotaged his profession and his marriage -- and now darkness is last in on him. within the final hours of Halloween he has lower back to the death city of Elm Haven, his boyhood domestic, the place he hopes to discover peace in isolation. yet entering into a long-deserted farmhouse at the some distance outskirts of city -- the one-time place of dwelling of an odd and really good good friend who misplaced his younger existence in a grisly "accident" again within the negative summer time of 1960 -- is simply the newest in his lengthy succession of contemporary error. simply because Dale isn't on my own right here. He has been to this condo of shadows by means of deepest demons who're now twisting his fact into scary new types. And a thick, blanketing early snow is beginning to fall ...
By E. W. Hornung
Arthur Raffles is a famous member of London society, and a countrywide carrying hero. As a cricketer he on a regular basis represents England in try suits. He makes use of this as an opportunity to dedicate a few burglaries, basically stealing invaluable jewelry from his hosts. during this, he's assisted by means of his pal, the more youthful, idealistic Bunny Manders. either males are consistently lower than the surveillance of Inspector Mackenzie of Scotland backyard who's constantly thwarted in his makes an attempt to pin the crimes on Raffles... This 3rd rip-roaring selection of brief tales approximately Raffles, the Gentleman Thief, has been in particular formatted for today's e-readers by way of Andrews united kingdom.
By Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child
From number 1 ny occasions bestselling authors Preston & baby, an all-new brief tale that includes Agent Pendergast, on hand purely as an book and audio download.
In New Orleans' French region, the the teeth Fairy isn't a benevolent sprite who slips funds lower than your pillow at night....he's a mysterious outdated recluse who needs to be appeased with teeth—lest he extract retribution. while younger Diogenes Pendergast loses a enamel, besides the fact that, his skeptical older brother Aloysius is set to place the legend to the test...with dire consequences.
*Includes a distinct preview bankruptcy of Preston & Child's new full-length novel GRAVES, on hand December eleven, 2012
By Dean Koontz
With an afterword by means of the number one New York Times bestselling author!
Frank Pollard is afraid to go to sleep. each morning he awakes, he discovers whatever strange-like blood on his hands-a weird and wonderful secret that tortures his soul. investigators were employed to stick with the haunted guy. yet just one person-a younger guy with Down's syndrome-can think the place their trips may finish. That bad position from which not anyone ever returns...
By Thomas H. Cook
Frank Clemons, an ex-cop grew to become deepest detective, faces a couple of puzzling instances at the suggest streets of recent York City.
The first case is straightforward. A filthy rich man’s spouse has grown far-off, and he asks Frank Clemons, a personal eye hardened by way of his earlier paintings on Atlanta’s murder beat, to determine why. there are various easy the explanation why a tender lady could withdraw from her older husband, however the spurned wife rejects all of them. Her jewellery is disappearing, yet he insists that she doesn’t have difficulty with blackmail, medicinal drugs, or playing. the reply has to be extra advanced, and he begs Frank to determine what it is.
Meanwhile, an previous girl established to Frank from his nights haunting 10th street has been murdered, and a gypsy priestess claims that she killed her. yet Frank is unconvinced, and unearthing those women’s secrets and techniques will strength him deep into the darkish facet of a urban that he nonetheless can't name domestic.