A teenaged boy's family is murdered before his eyes, and he ends up in the hospital in unstable condition with multiple stab wounds. In a state of shock, he remains unconscious.
Young professor Jonah Baum teaches transcendental poetry and Gothic literature at a small Vermont college.
“bleak, despairing, and an utterly compelling examination of freewill versus fate.”
“a chilling story of a man who could’ve conceivably become a serial killer pitted against one who actually is.”
To say that this novel is set in Lagos is to miss the point—the book is a memoir of Lagos. If Abel Dike is the protagonist, then Lagos is the eponymous antagonist.
World War II is well covered in literature and history, but in The Great Darkness, first volume in the new Nighthawks series, Jim Kelly comes up with a fresh take—at least for historical f
Fistful of Rain is a modern Western, complete with mountain ranges and vast prairies, where folks still ride horses and have cattle drives.
“an exciting foray into an ancient crime, with a likeable, intelligent heroine . . .”
“Amos Decker novels just keep getting better and better, and it’s partly due to the careful in-depth characterization Baldacci gives his main character.”
“This is the novel that started it all.”
It’s the late 1940s. Mike Hammer has come to Killington, Rhode Island, to keep a promise to a friend.
“a combination Philip Marlowe and Mike Hammer with a generous dash of Maxwell Smart.”
Sigrid is in a tough place.
“Freefall is a far, far above average thriller . . .”
“No one can create a more eloquently written suspense novel than Peter May.”
“a compelling and memorable read.”
“Yates crafts a tough look at what trauma can do to adults, and how personal connections between people and their timelines can cause as much malice as mirth.”
“A wonderful setting and likeable characters, lots of action and subtle humor will have readers calling for more stories featuring David Wakeland.”
A woman’s nude body is found in a Helsinki apartment with religious references scrawled on her back.
“Unfortunately, . . . The Escape Artist promises much more than it delivers, . . .”
“This is a book that will keep you up all night, unable to turn off the light, because the pages almost literally fly beneath your fingers.”
Divorced mom Jackie Reed worries about her oldest son Wade. His actions have become questionable. But is it teenage angst, or is something really bothering the 17 year old?
James Grippando won the prestigious 2017 Harper Lee Prize for excellence in legal fiction for Gone Again, his 12th Jack Swyteck thriller, and A Death in Live Oak is the 14th offer
“one of the year’s most fascinating novels . . . The Undertaker’s Daughter is a wonderful read.”
James Patterson holds the Guinness World Record for the most #1 New York Times bestsellers. His books have sold more than 350 million copies worldwide.