Download E-books Buckingham Palace Blues (Inspector Carlyle, Book 3) PDF

By James Craig

Whilst Inspector John Carlyle discovers a disorientated woman in a park close to Buckingham Palace, he's taking it upon himself to determine who she is and the place she's from. His hunt for the id of this misplaced lady takes him from Ukrainian gangsters in North London to the reduce reaches of the British aristocracy. quickly, the inspector is at the path of a child-trafficking ring that stretches from Kiev to London, and again to the palace itself

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Download E-books Escapes! (True Stories from the Edge) PDF

Ten nail-biting tales of real-life escapes.

In 1979, the streets of Iran's capital urban, Tehran, grew to become gruesome. Six americans stuck within the rebellion stumbled on security on the Canadian embassy. during the feverish efforts of the embassy employees, the fugitives have been disguised as Canadians -- entire with fictitious passports -- and have been capable of get away the rustic.

historical past is stuffed with such bold escapes, frequently artistic, continuously heart-pounding. Escapes! recounts ten of those nail-biting stories. observe woman Nithsdale's ruse to unfastened her husband from the impenetrable Tower of London in 1716. Fall into Douglas Bader's harrowing get away from a plummeting Spitfire in international battle II. carry your breath as households glide over the Berlin Wall in a selfmade hot-air balloon!

From getaway gladiators to runaway slaves, from the unending Sahara to the impassable Bastille, every one fascinating tale may have younger readers wanting to break out into the subsequent!

Key Features:

  • Fascinating real tales of ingenuity, drama, suspense, and heroics
  • Stories from all through background, from historical Rome to the trendy day
  • Black & white line drawings with every one tale

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Download E-books The Collaborator PDF

By Gerald Seymour

Immacolata Borelli is an accounting pupil in London attempting to dwell a regular lifestyles. but if her ruthless relatives again domestic in Naples throws her richly deserved balance into chaos, Immacolata comes to a decision to collaborate with justice--to betray her personal clan.

including senior Carabinieri investigator Mario Castrolami, she unwittingly units into movement a terrifying and unpredictable sequence of events.

Gerald Seymour brings to The Collaborator an analogous irresistibly compelling storytelling that made his past books, between them the bestselling Harry's video game and The jogging lifeless, stunningly gripping and nuanced thrillers. Seymour has created a heart-stopping plot immersed within the Camorra's violent underbelly of crime and double- dealing that extends some distance past Italy's beaches.

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Download E-books The Common Lawyer PDF

By Mark Gimenez

Andy Prescott is the main laid-back younger legal professional in Austin, Texas. Specialising in site visitors legislation, he operates from a small room above a ramshackle tattoo parlour. He rides a path motorbike and spends method an excessive amount of time ingesting beer within the sunshine. Ambition hasn't ever been Andy's area of expertise - he prefers to take it effortless. that's, until eventually one among Texas's wealthiest males walks into his place of work. prompt, billionaire Russell Reeves keeps Andy as his attorney and, in alternate for a few effortless criminal paintings, will pay him more cash than he has ever earned prior to. Andy's existence is reworked. yet not anything comes at no cost. Russell is a determined guy whose sole target is to avoid wasting his eight-year-old son, Zach, who's demise from leukemia. he's ready to do whatever - whether it capability placing Andy's existence in danger...

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Download E-books The White House Connection (Sean Dillon) PDF

By Jack Higgins

The grasp of intrigue and suspense reunites the unforgettable crew of his ruin bestseller The President's Daughter to forestall an unidentifed assassin--a lady who walks the streets of big apple, stalking the individuals of a mystery politcal organization...and killing them, one via one.

"One heckuva heroine Awho? will hold you turning the pages."--Larry King, united states Today

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Download E-books Mañana: A Novel PDF

By William Hjortsberg

William Hjortsberg, writer of the acclaimed occult mystery Falling Angel, the foundation for the hit movie Angel Heart, takes readers on a mind-bending trip via Mexico after the summer time of affection, while an American hippie’s lifestyles is upended through a gang of ex-cons.

All Tod recalls whilst he wakes up subsequent to a useless prostitute is that he had his 1st shot of heroin the evening sooner than. He and his spouse, Linda, have been partying with their new pals, a trio of parole violators who fled to Mexico after robbing a Beverly Hills jewellery shop. Now where is empty, stripped fresh with the exception of Tod’s searching knife, that is coated in blood. Did he kill the girl, or was once he left in the back of because the fall man? confident that his junkie pals kidnapped Linda to maintain her from speaking to the police, Tod buys a gun and prepares to do no matter what it takes to get his spouse again earlier than he makes a run for the border.
 

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Download E-books Descendant PDF

By Graham Masterton

A supernatural mystery from the grasp of suspense Californian James Falcon's compelling Romanian mom informed him such a lot of folks tales that by the point he reaches collage in 1943, he's whatever of knowledgeable at the strigoi, the mythical, timeless vampires who infested the main remoted forests of Wallachia. in general as a comic story, he writes a time period paper at the strigoi. however the shaggy dog story turns critical whilst US counterintelligence method him to recruit his services. James hunts down strigoi murderers in war-ravaged Europe, Nazi assassins employed to run down run down the French and Belgian resistance in trade for Transylvanian independence, even supposing the critical one, the negative Dorin Duca, maintains to elude him. within the chilly warfare, he needs to struggle once again, as Duca is going at the rampage, spreading his strigoi an infection all throughout London, England. With Jill, a police puppy handler of serious good looks and resilience, James is assigned to Britain's MI6 to move at the hunt back. yet even after thethreat is pushed away, James will nonetheless discover extra secrets and techniques in regards to the immortal predators ? secrets and techniques that come ever in the direction of home

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Download E-books Salt to the Sea PDF

By Ruta Sepetys

New York Times Bestseller! "Masterly crafted"The Wall road Journal

For readers of Between colors of Gray and the entire gentle we can't See, bestselling writer Ruta Sepetys returns to WWII in this epic novel that shines a gentle on one of many war's so much devastating—yet unknown—tragedies.

World warfare II is drawing to a detailed in East Prussia and hundreds of thousands of refugees are on a determined trek towards freedom, many with whatever to hide. Among them are Joana, Emilia, and Florian, whose paths converge en path to the ship that can provide salvation, the Wilhelm Gustloff. pressured by way of condition to unite, the 3 locate their energy, braveness, and belief in one another tested with each one step in the direction of safety.

simply while it kind of feels freedom is inside of their grab, tragedy moves. Not country, nor tradition, nor prestige topic as all 10000 people—adults and youngsters alike—aboard needs to struggle for a similar factor: survival.

Told in alternating issues of view and excellent for enthusiasts of Anthony Doerr's Pulitzer Prize-winning All the sunshine we won't See, Erik Larson's Dead Wake, and Elizabeth Wein's Printz Honor Book Code identify Verity, this masterful paintings of old fiction is electrified by way of the real-life tragedy that used to be the sinking of the Wilhelm Gustloffthe maximum maritime catastrophe in background. As she did in Between colours of Gray, Ruta Sepetys reveals a surprisingly little-known casualty of a ugly warfare, and proves that humanity and love can be successful, even within the darkest of hours.

Praise for Salt to the Sea:

Featured on NPR's Morning version  ♦  “Superlative…masterfully crafted…[a] robust paintings of old fiction.”—The Wall highway magazine  ♦  “[Sepetys is] a grasp of YA fiction…she once more anchors a breathtaking view of epic tragedy in views that consider deeply textured and immediate.”—Entertainment Weekly  ♦  "Riveting...powerful...haunting."—The Washington publish  ♦ “Compelling for either grownup and teen readers.”—New York instances booklet evaluation  ♦  “Intimate, amazing, artfully crafted…brilliant.”—Shelf Awareness  ♦  "Historical fiction at its very, very best."—The Globe and Mail  ♦  “[H]aunting, heartbreaking, hopeful and altogether gorgeous…one of the easiest young-adult novels to seem in a really lengthy time.”—Salt Lake Tribune  ♦  *"This haunting gem of a unique begs to be remembered."—Booklist  ♦  *"Artfully instructed and sensitively crafted...will go away readers weeping."—School Library Journal

Praise for Between colors of Gray:
A ny Times Notable booklet  ♦  A Wall road Journal Best Children’s booklet  ♦  A Publishers WeeklySchool Library Journal, Booklist, and Kirkus Best e-book  ♦  iTunes 2011 Rewind top youngster Novel  ♦  A Carnegie Medal and William C. Morris Finalist  ♦  A New York Times and International Bestseller  ♦  “Few books are fantastically written, fewer nonetheless are vital; this novel is both.”—The Washington publish  ♦  *"[A]n vital e-book that merits the widest attainable readership.”—Booklist

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Download E-books Disturbed PDF

By Kevin O'Brien

Deceptive

The homes in Willow Tree court docket are modern and modern--the style designed to harbor satisfied households and guffawing young ones. nobody might wager the secrets and techniques that lurk past the neat lawns and gorgeous facades.

Depraved

Molly Dennehy is attempting to slot in to her new atmosphere, notwithstanding her friends are sincerely dependable to her husband's ex-wife. yet that is the least of Molly's concerns. Her stepson's institution has been rocked through a brutal slaying, and a psychopath referred to as the Cul-de-Sac Killer is murdering households in Seattle houses. houses similar to Molly's.

Disturbed

With every one passing day, Molly grows extra confident that somebody is observing her kinfolk, an individual fed on with rage and vengeance. in this quiet highway, a nightmare has been unleashed, and the path of terror will lead correct to her door. . .

Praise for the Novels of Kevin O'Brien

"Deftly woven plot twists. . .the velocity of the radical is robust and the tale intriguing." –Publishers Weekly on Vicious

"Scary! learn this web page turner with the lighting on!" --Lisa Jackson on Watch Them Die

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Download E-books Zero Hour (Resident Evil Series, Book 0) PDF

By S. D. Perry

The terrifying prequel story to the RESIDENT EVIL videogame saga returns to the place all of it begun -- while a paramilitary strike workforce investigates a potential biohazard open air Racoon urban. What they locate there's ugly: an overturned army shipping truck riddled with corpses -- and that's simply the the start in their nightmare. Bravo staff is set to find the evil that's growing to be throughout them, and rookie member Rebecca Chambers is pondering what she may need received herself into.

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