Nominerad av Svenska Deckarakademin för Årets bästa översatta kriminalroman.
När en Oslopolis hittas mördad vid samma datum och på samma plats där han många år tidigare utrett ett mord kan det knappast betraktas som en droop. Och när samma sak drabbar televisionå andra poliser inom loppet av några månader är mönstret lika tydligt som skrämmande. Inget av de gamla brotten blev någonsin uppklarat. En brutal mördare med bestialiska metoder går lös.
Polisen står helt utan spår och, vad värre är, de saknar sin allra bästa utredare.
Samtidigt ligger en svårt skadad guy i koma på sjukhuset. Ingen får veta hans namn. Inte ens de vaktande poliserna får komma patienten nära.
Med sina romaner om kriminalkommissarien Harry gap har Jo Nesbø nått enorm framgång både i sitt hemland Norge och utomlands. Böckerna finns utgivna i över forty länder, har sålt i imponerande 18 miljoner exemplar och fått mängder av utmärkelser. Jo Nesbø ses som en av vår samtids viktigaste och största kriminalförfattare.
By Thomas H. Cook
From the writer hailed as "an very important expertise, a storytelling author of poetic narrative strength" (Los Angeles instances booklet Review) comes a blinding novel of mental suspense. "This is the darkest tale i have ever heard." With those haunting phrases, Thomas H. cook dinner starts off a story of affection and its aftermath, of a city despatched reeling from a second of passionate betrayal. At its heart used to be Kelli Troy and the city of Choctaw, Alabama. And on one hazy summer time afternoon many years in the past, a searing burst of violence engulfed Breakheart Hill. For one guy who is aware the reality approximately these shattering occasions, it's a reminiscence that might turn into his lousy secret.
From the Paperback edition.
By Harlan Coben
In his 7th Myron Bolitar mystery, Edgar Award winner Harlan Coben brings us his such a lot astonishing—and deeply personal—novel but. And all of it starts off while Myron’s ex tells him he’s a father . . . of a loss of life thirteen-year-old boy.
A shock stopover at from an ex-girlfriend is unsettling sufficient. yet Emily Downing’s information brings Myron to his knees. Her son Jeremy is death and desires a bone marrow transplant from a donor who has vanished with no hint. Then comes the true shocker: Jeremy is Myron’s son, conceived the evening prior to Emily’s marriage ceremony to a different guy. Myron is set to aid him. yet discovering the lacking donor capacity cracking open a depressing secret that comprises a damaged kinfolk, a brutal kidnapping spree, and the FBI. And as doubts emerge approximately Jeremy’s real paternity, a toddler vanishes, igniting a sequence response of heartbreaking fact and chilling revelation.
Praise for Darkest Fear
“Suspenseful . . . a slam dunk . . . You race to show pages.”—People
“Fast-paced . . . layered with either tenderness and enjoyable . . . Coben [is] a proficient storyteller.”—The Denver Post
“A superb novel . . . Coben’s professionalism is obvious from each paragraph within the book.”—The Boston Globe
“With its pretzel of a plot and page-turning speed, Darkest Fear is a winner.”—The Orlando Sentinel
By Dick Francis, Felix Francis
On the heels of below Orders, ?Francis once more proves himself a grasp. Wow.? (BOOKLIST)
Max Moreton is a emerging culinary star?until his visitors fall sufferer to serious nutrition poisoning?and then a bomb blast rips throughout the luncheon he?s catering. shut calls are too shut for convenience, and Max vows to guard his identify, and himself, earlier than it?s too overdue.
By Patricia Gligor
It truly is anticipated there are at the least twenty to thirty lively serial killers within the usa at any given time. There’s one at the free at the west facet of Cincinnati. It’s the week of Halloween and Ann Kern struggles with numerous matters. Her fundamental trouble is her marriage which, like her west aspect local, is in jeopardy. Her husband is consuming seriously and his habit towards her is erratic. One minute, he’s the sort, loving guy she married and, the subsequent minute, he’s chilly and harsh. Ann dismisses a psychic’s caution that she is at risk. yet, while she gets a sequence of ominous biblical costs, she grows frightened and suspicious of everybody, together with her personal husband. because the extraordinary and scary occasions spread, Ann discovers a home made tombstone marked together with her identify, pushing her as regards to the sting. Will she be the Westwood Strangler’s subsequent sufferer?
By Juan Gómez-Jurado
During this fantastically written, nail-biting mystery, a most sensible neurosurgeon is pressured to choose from finishing the lifetime of crucial individual in the US or making certain his personal daughter’s scary death.
I am no saint, no martyr, no terrorist, no madman, and no murderer…I am a father. That’s my story.
Dr. David Evans is a well-respected mind medical professional at a medical institution in Washington, DC, and a loyal father. yet quickly he's confronted with the last word hindrance: if his subsequent sufferer, who needs to endure mind surgical procedure, leaves the working desk alive, Dr. Evans’s abducted daughter will die by the hands of an implacable psychopath—and he'll be pressured to watch.
Over the process fifty-five frantic hours counting right down to his selection within the surgical procedure room, Dr. Evans races to seek down his pursuer and give you the option out of this nightmarish trouble. yet simply how a ways will he visit keep his daughter’s life?
“A curler coaster experience of worry and pleasure unheard of in glossy fiction” (New York occasions bestselling writer Katherine Neville), element of stability will hold you at the fringe of your seat with fast moving motion and uncooked emotion, as one guy faces an most unlikely ethical problem that can swap the process historical past
By Sue Grafton
Being a twice-divorced, fortunately self sufficient loner has labored like a attraction for P.I. Kinsey Millhone―until vacation weekends like this one roll round. What she wishes is a bit diversion to thrust back the blues. She will get her much-needed distraction with a case that locations her profession at the line. And if that won't sufficient to maintain her busy, her ex-husband, who walked out on her 8 years in the past, pops again at the radar...
It all starts off with a $5,000 deposit made into Kinsey's checking account. challenge is she's now not the person who deposited the cash. but if she's accused of being at the absorb an business arson case, Kinsey realizes a person is framing her…
Now Kinsey's operating for herself. yet with new evidence―and corpses―surfacing round her, she is going to need to act fast to transparent her identify sooner than she loses her occupation, her reputation―and particularly probably her life…
By John Grisham
Dwa równoczesne zabójstwa sędziów Sądu Najwyższego Stanów Zjednoczonych. Ameryka jest wstrząśnięta. FBI i CIA są bezradne. Śledztwo stoi w miejscu. Na trop sprawców wpada studentka prawa z Nowego Orleanu. Swoje pozornie absurdalne podejrzenia przedstawia w specjalnym raporcie. Wtedy staje się celem płatnych morderców i służb specjalnych...
By Thomas Pynchon
The Washington Post
“Brilliantly written… a pleasure to learn… Bleeding area is completely gonzo, completely marvelous. it truly is sturdy to have Thomas Pynchon round, doing what he does best.” (Michael Dirda)
It is 2001 in long island urban, within the lull among the cave in of the dot-com increase and the poor occasions of September eleventh. Silicon Alley is a ghost city, net 1.0 is having adolescent angst, Google has but to IPO, Microsoft continues to be thought of the Evil Empire. There will not be rather as a lot cash round as there has been on the peak of the tech bubble, yet there’s no scarcity of swindlers seeking to seize a bit of what’s left.
Maxine Tarnow is working a pleasant little fraud research company at the higher West aspect, chasing down other forms of small-scale con artists. She was once legally qualified yet her license acquired pulled your time again, which has truly became out to be a blessing simply because now she will be able to persist with her personal code of ethics—carry a Beretta, do company with sleazebags, hack into people’s financial institution accounts—without having an excessive amount of guilt approximately any of it. differently, simply your usual operating mom—two boys in ordinary college, an off-and-on state of affairs together with her type of semi-ex-husband Horst, lifestyles as general because it ever will get within the neighborhood—till Maxine starts off having a look into the funds of a computer-security company and its billionaire geek CEO, whereupon issues start speedily to jam onto the subway and head downtown. She quickly reveals herself combined up with a drug runner in an artwork deco motorboat, a certified nostril passionate about Hitler’s aftershave, a neoliberal enforcer with sneakers matters, plus components of the Russian mob and diverse bloggers, hackers, code monkeys, and marketers, a few of whom start to appear mysteriously lifeless. Foul play, of course.
With occasional tours into the DeepWeb and out to big apple, Thomas Pynchon, channeling his internal Jewish mom, brings us a old romance of recent York within the early days of the net, no longer that far-off in calendar time yet galactically distant from the place we’ve journeyed to since.
Will perpetrators be printed, ignore delivered to justice? Will Maxine need to take the handgun out of her handbag? Will she and Horst come back jointly? Will Jerry Seinfeld make an unscheduled visitor visual appeal? Will money owed secular and karmic be introduced into balance?
Hey. Who desires to know?
"If now not the following on the finish of historical past, while? If now not Pynchon, who? examining Bleeding facet, tearing up on the fantastic thing about its disappointment or the punches of its hilarity, you could know it because the 9-11 novel you by no means knew you wanted… an important novel and person who literary historical past has been ready for."
The ny occasions publication Review
Exemplary… mind-blowing and ludicrous... Our gift for surrendering expectancies novel may still assemble in readability, instead of disperse into molecules, isn’t anomie yet delight.” (Jonathan Lethem)
“The book’s actual accomplishment is to assert the decade as Pynchon territory, a continuation of an identical tensions — among freedom and captivity, momentum and entropy, which means and chaos — wherein he has framed the final half-century."
By Pamela Callow
The discovery of a lavatory physique might crack a chilly case that has haunted the town – and resolve the darkest secrets and techniques of Kate’s oldest foe within the 3rd installment of the bestselling Kate Lange mystery series.
She is captivated with tattoos.
he's keen about her.
while a physique is located at the outskirts of Halifax, rumors run wild concerning the victim’s identification. yet tattoo artist Kenzie Sloane is aware precisely who she is. They percentage a tattoo… and a decade-old mystery.
legal professional Kate Lange recollects Kenzie Sloane. the previous wild baby used to be a part of an identical crowd that attracted her little sister, Imogen, sooner than her dying. Now Kenzie wishes her support. And Kate wishes solutions.
yet there are others who find out about the tattoo and its historical past. And considered one of them is looking at Kenzie’s each circulation, anticipating the precise second to satisfy a dismal promise that were inked in her skin.
PRAISE FOR TATTOOED
“… there's no scarcity of drama and suspense to maintain readers at the hook throughout to the heart-pounding finale.”
“The tale is suspenseful and well-plotted, and the characters — even the villains —are exciting and multidimensional.”
—RT booklet Reviews
“Tattooed is an outstanding ebook. It strikes tremendously quickly, and blends the lives of the entire characters jointly in a wonderful demeanour. it's a tale of affection and loss, revenge, madness, homicide, and total survival. Readers in all places will adore this novel up to I have.”
—Night Owl Reviews, best decide
“…Pamela Callow retains ‘bringing it’ with the Kate Lange sequence. homicide, revenge, obsession, secrets and techniques, redemption; Tattooed has much occurring and Ms. Callow manages to tug the numerous plot threads jointly right into a believable and cohesive learn whereas conserving the suspense.”
—The Eclectic Reader
Copyright © 2012 via Pamela Callow. All rights reserved.
Original e-book date: June 2012 (MIRA Books)