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State of Emergency (Jericho Quinn, Book 3) by Marc Cameron

By Marc Cameron

Countdown To Armageddon

Two brokers, Russian and American, are brutally murdered. students, operating as drug mules, die grotesque deaths from radiation poisoning. robust soiled bombs explode mins aside in San Francisco and St. Petersburg, Russia--slaughtering electorate and spreading blind panic in the course of the global. yet this can be just a caution. "The subsequent assault could be nuclear."

Enter Air strength OSI agent Jericho Quinn and his crack crew of experts. Their challenge: song down the black-market hands broker who masterminded the plot--with a Soviet-era, suitcase-sized bomb--and dismantle them either. while the path ends up in South the US, Quinn has to hitch the well-known Dakar Rally, a 6,000-mile bike run that's approximately to develop into the main risky race in historical past. It's now not the end line they're racing for. It's the destiny of the area. . .

"One of the most popular new authors within the mystery style. . .Awesome." --Brad Thor

Praise for the novels of Marc Cameron

"Action-packed, over-the-top." --"Publishers Weekly "on "Act of Terror"

"Fascinating characters with motion off-the-charts. Masterful." --Steve Berry on "National Security"

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Bran Mak Morn: The Last King by Robert E. Howard

By Robert E. Howard

From Robert E. Howard's fertile mind's eye sprang a few of fiction's maximum heroes, together with Conan the Cimmerian, King Kull, and Solomon Kane. yet of all Howard's characters, none embodied his creator's brooding temperament greater than Bran Mak Morn, the final king of a doomed race.

In a long time previous, the Picts governed all of Europe. however the descendants of these proud conquerors have sunk into barbarism . . . all store one, Bran Mak Morn, whose bloodline is still unbroken. Threatened via the Celts and the Romans, the Pictish tribes rally lower than his banner to struggle for his or her very survival, whereas Bran fights to revive the distinction of his race.

Lavishly illustrated by means of award-winning artist Gary Gianni, this assortment gathers jointly all of Howard's released tales and poems that includes Bran Mak Morn--including the eerie masterpiece "Worms of the Earth" and "Kings of the Night," during which sorcery summons Kull the conqueror from out of the depths of time to face with Bran opposed to the Roman invaders.

Also incorporated are formerly unpublished tales and fragments, reproductions of manuscripts bearing Howard's handwritten revisions, and masses, even more.

Special Bonus: a newly came upon experience by means of Howard, offered the following for the first actual time.

From the alternate Paperback variation.

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Lexicon by Max Barry

By Max Barry

At an unique university someplace open air of Arlington, Virginia, scholars aren’t taught background, geography, or mathematics—at least no longer within the traditional methods. as an alternative, they're taught to cajole. right here the paintings of coercion has been raised to a technology. scholars harness the hidden strength of language to control the brain and learn how to holiday down participants via psychographic markers on the way to take keep an eye on in their techniques. some of the best will graduate as “poets”: adept wielders of language who belong to a anonymous association that's as influential because it is secretive.

Whip-smart orphan Emily Ruff is earning money operating a three-card Monte video game at the streets of San Francisco whilst she draws the eye of the organization’s recruiters. She is flown around the kingdom for the school’s unusual and rigorous front checks, the place, as soon as admitted, she's going to learn the basics of persuasion via Brontë, Eliot, and Lowell—who have followed the names of recognized poets to hide their actual identities. For within the association, not anything is extra harmful than revealing who you're: Poets mustn't ever reveal their emotions lest they be manipulated. Emily turns into the school’s such a lot proficient prodigy until eventually she makes a catastrophic mistake: She falls in love.

Meanwhile, a likely blameless guy named Wil Jamieson is brutally ambushed by means of unusual males in an airport rest room. even though he has no recollection of something they declare he’s performed, it seems Wil is the main to a mystery battle among rival factions of poets and is instantly stuck of their more and more lethal crossfire. Pursued relentlessly via individuals with powers he can slightly understand and guarded via the very guy who first attacked him, Wil discovers that every thing he inspiration he knew approximately his previous used to be fiction. which will live to tell the tale, needs to trip to the toxically decimated tow nof damaged Hill, Australia, to find who he's and why a complete city was once blown off the map.

As the 2 narratives converge, the stunning paintings of the poets is absolutely printed, the physique count number rises, and the realm crashes towards a Tower of Babel occasion which might go away all language meaningless. Max Barry’s so much spellbinding and bold novel but, Lexicon is an excellent mystery that explores language, strength, identification, and our capability to love—whatever the fee.

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The Bootlegger (Isaac Bell, Book 7) by Clive Cussler, Justin Scott

By Clive Cussler, Justin Scott

Detective Isaac Bell returns within the striking new experience within the no 1 manhattan Times–bestselling series.

It is 1920, and either Prohibition and bootlegging are in complete swing. whilst Isaac Bell's boss and lifetime buddy Joseph Van Dorn is shot and approximately killed top the high-speed chase of a rum-running vessel, Bell swears to him that he'll seek out the lawbreakers, yet he doesn't recognize what he's stepping into. whilst a witness to Van Dorn's capturing is done in a ruthlessly effective demeanour invented by means of the Russian mystery police, it turns into transparent that those are not any traditional criminals. Bell is up opposed to a staff of Bolshevik assassins and saboteurs—and they're motive on overthrowing the govt. of the U.S..

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Geachte heer M. by Herman Koch

By Herman Koch

In Geachte heer M. - het langverwachte nieuwe boek van Herman Koch - had de eens zo gevierde schrijver M. zijn grootste succes met een roman over de geruchtmakende verdwijning van Jan Landzaat. Deze leraar geschiedenis verdween na een korte affaire met een bloedmooie leerlinge, en werd voor het laatst gezien bij het vakantiehuisje waar zij met haar nieuwe vriendje verbleef. De roman was once een bestseller en betekende M.'s internationale doorbraak, maar nu, aan het eind van zijn carrière, raakt hij steeds meer in de vergetelheid. Maar niet bij zijn mysterieuze benedenbuurman, die M. scherp in de gaten houdt. Wat heeft hij met de verdwijningszaak te maken? Met vlijmscherpe pen vertelt Herman Koch het intrigerende verhaal van een aftakelende schrijver, twee verliefde tieners en een verdwenen leraar. Door de bestseller lijkt hun lot voor eeuwig met elkaar te zijn verbonden. Geachte heer M. is een grootse roman over jaloezie en afgunst, vriendschap en liefde. Met zijn wereldwijd geroemde scherpe blik ontziet Herman Koch ook nu weer niets en niemand.

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The Invisible Murder by Joyce Cato

By Joyce Cato

While touring prepare dinner Jenny Starling starts off her new activity for the aristocracy residing in a real citadel, she is overjoyed, envisioning not anything extra exhausting than days spent getting ready her loved recipes. whilst a superb jeweled dagger, one of many castle's many paintings treasures, is used to homicide a member of the workers and the woman of the home insists that Jenny—quite literally—helps the police with their enquiries, it sort of feels as though the reluctant sleuth needs to once more become aware of the id of the killer between them. yet how used to be it performed, while the homicide used to be dedicated in entrance of a number of impeccable witnesses—none of whom observed a specific thing?

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Dexter's Final Cut (Dexter, Book 7) by Jeff Lindsay

By Jeff Lindsay

Hollywood will get greater than it bargained for whilst television's most popular famous person arrives on the Miami Police division and develops an excessive, expert curiosity in a camera-shy blood spatter analyst named Dexter Morgan.

Mega-star Robert Chase is legendary for wasting himself in his characters. while he and a bunch of actors descend at the Miami Police division for 'research', Chase turns into fixated on Dexter Morgan, the blood spatter analyst with a candy teeth for doughnuts and a likely regular existence. To ideal his position, Chase is enthusiastic about shadowing Dexter's each flow and studying what fairly makes him tick. there's only one tiny challenge . . . Dexter's favourite pastime contains weeding out the worst killers to flee felony justice, and introducing them to his designated model of playtime. It's a mystery top stored out of the highlight and clear of the prying eyes of bloated Hollywood egos if Dexter desires to remain out of the electrical chair. the very last thing he wishes is vivid lighting and the paparazzi .

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Yesterday by C. K. Kelly Martin

By C. K. Kelly Martin

THEN: The formation of the UNA, the excessive probability of eco-terrorism, the titanic premiums of unemployment and next get away right into a international of digital fact are issues any pupil can examine of their twenty first century textbooks and a part of the traditional history noise to Freya Kallas's lifestyles. till that international begins to crumble.

NOW: It's 1985. Freya Kallas has simply moved the world over and right into a new existence. at the open air, she matches in at her new highschool, yet Freya feels not anything yet got rid of. Her mom blames it at the grief over her father's demise, yet how does that specify the complications and why do her thoughts consider so foggy? while Freya lays eyes on Garren Lowe, she can't get him out of her head. She's yes that she understands him, regardless of his insistence that they've by no means met. As Freya follows her instincts and pushes in the direction of hidden truths, the 2 of them unveil an odd and unsafe global the place their days could be numbered. uncertain who to belief, Freya and Garren cross at the run from robust forces made up our minds to rip them aside and retain them from getting to know the reality approximately their shared pasts (and futures), her visions, and the time and position they truly got here from. Yesterday will entice enthusiasts of James Dashner's The Maze Runner, Veronica Roth's Divergent, Amy Ryan's Glow, Laini Taylor's Daughter of Smoke and Bone, and best friend Condie's Matched.

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Red Square (Arkady Renko, Book 3) by Martin Cruz Smith

By Martin Cruz Smith

Arkady Renko has back to Moscow from his exile within the darkest reaches of the Soviet Union. he's reinstated as an Investigator within the Moscow Militsiya, in simple terms to discover the house he as soon as knew so good is crumbling lower than a brand new global order - the Russian mafia. After the brutal homicide of a black-market banker, Renko unearths himself wrapped within the wealthy, ruthless and hugely strong underworld of the hot elite. The case will take Renko on a world trip that might lead him to an individual he notion used to be misplaced to him perpetually - defector Irina Asanova.

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