By Jeffrey Archer
Only Time Will Tell
The first novel within the Clifton Chronicles, an formidable new sequence that tells the tale of a family members throughout generations and oceans, from heartbreak to triumph, from #1 manhattan Times bestselling writer Jeffrey Archer
The epic story of Harry Clifton's existence starts off in 1920, with the phrases "I used to be instructed that my father used to be killed within the war." A dock employee in Bristol, Harry by no means knew his father and expects to proceed on on the shipyard, until eventually a awesome present wins him a scholarship to an particular boys' institution, and his lifestyles is just not an identical again...
As Harry enters into maturity, he ultimately learns how his father fairly died, however the lousy fact purely leads him to question: used to be he even his father? Is he the son of Arthur Clifton, a stevedore, or the firstborn son of a scion of West nation society, whose kinfolk owns a delivery line? From the ravages of the nice warfare and the docks of working-class England to the streets of 1940 ny urban and the outbreak of the second one international conflict, it is a strong trip that might carry to existence 100 years of background to bare a relatives tale that neither the reader nor Harry Clifton himself may ever have imagined.
By David Lender
Former Wall highway whiz and present convict Mickey Steinberg is nearing the tip of his three-year sentence at Yankton—the comfortable kingdom membership criminal the place he’s loved star status—and he’s able to get out and come again on best. He doesn’t have the assets he as soon as did, yet he’s already hatched a brand new plan to promote a forgery of a stolen Van Gogh portray in the course of the shady underground artwork marketplace. He and his new companion, the smooth-talking Paul Reece, have a mark in brain: the sleazy con-man artwork broker who swooped in on Mickey’s loved ex-wife after he was once locked up. yet along with his outdated associate, Jack Grass, hell-bent on revenge and his pre-prison lifestyles closed to him, it won’t be effortless.
As their plan turns into ever extra advanced, Mickey realizes he simply desires to make stable and make it out of latest York urban alive.
By Terry Brooks
NEW YORK occasions BESTSELLER
Legend has it that Paxon Leah is descended from the royals and warriors who as soon as governed the Highlands and waged struggle with magical guns. yet these kings, queens, and heroes are long past, and there's not anything enchanted concerning the vintage sword that hangs above Paxon’s hearth. operating his family’s modest transport enterprise, Paxon leads a quiet life—until awesome situations overturn his uncomplicated global . . . and rewrite his destiny.
while his brash younger sister is kidnapped through a menacing stranger, Paxon races to her rescue with the single weapon he can locate. And in a harrowing duel, he's surprised to find strong magic unleashed inside him—and inside of his ancestors’ historic blade. yet his ambitious new skill is risky in untrained palms, and Paxon needs to grasp it speedy simply because his approximately deadly conflict with the darkish sorcerer Arcannen won’t be his final. abandoning domestic and fireplace, he trips to the maintain of the fabled Druid order to benefit the secrets and techniques of magic and earn the proper to develop into their sworn protector.
yet treachery is afoot deep within the Druids’ ranks. And the blackest of sorcery is twisting a helpless blameless right into a murderous agent of evil. To halt an insidious plot that threatens not just the Druid order yet all of the 4 Lands, Paxon Leah needs to summon the profound magic in his blood and the mythical mettle of his elders within the conflict destiny has selected him to fight.
Praise for The excessive Druid’s Blade
“High experience, plenty of motion, and beautiful [characters] . . . an excellent position for brand spanking new readers to leap into the author's world.”—Library Journal
“Terry Brooks is a grandmaster of the fable style, and his most modern will either captivate and shock readers. . . . It’s actually magical.”—Associated Press
“Brooks once more presents readers with a breathless event during this new Shannara trilogy, the Defenders of Shannara. The motion starts within the first bankruptcy and doesn’t finish till the final page.”—RT publication Reviews
“A great spot to introduce your self to all of Brooks’s novels . . . [The excessive Druid’s Blade] is a brilliant stand-alone e-book and should certainly throw you headfirst into the area of Shannara.”—Whedonopolis
“The excessive Druid's Blade is an fascinating, action-filled novel that you're certain to love.”—Faire’s reasonable ebook Reviews
“Readers either new [and previous] will get pleasure from studying The excessive Druid’s Blade.”—The Arched Doorway
“An stress-free learn . . . i'm going to certainly be determining up the subsequent ebook whilst it comes out.”—Jessie Reads Everything
Praise for Terry Brooks
“The Sword of Shannara is an unforgettable and wildly interesting epic, lively by means of Terry Brooks’s cosmically generative mind's eye and storytelling joy.”—Karen Russell, New York Times bestselling writer of Swamplandia!
“If Tolkien is the grandfather of contemporary myth, Terry Brooks is its favourite uncle.”—Peter V. Brett, New York Times bestselling writer of The wilderness Spear
“I can’t even start to count number what number of Terry Brooks’s books I’ve learn (and reread) through the years. From Shannara to Landover, his paintings used to be a major a part of my childhood.”—Patrick Rothfuss, New York Times bestselling writer of The identify of the Wind
From the Hardcover edition.
By Lois Duncan
The lives of 5 captives grasp within the stability whereas their households assemble the ransom.
Two brothers, their family members frantic to discover their sons. A loner whose uncle doesn’t even understand he’s lacking. a military brat whose family members will not be in a position to bring up adequate funds. And a cheerleader who can’t expect her stepdad, yet is familiar with her father will come via.
By Jon Osborne
The moment within the sequence that includes FBI Special Agent Dana Whitestone reveals a sadistic killer taking part in a dangerous online game of likelihood at the streets of latest York
A felony mastermind is engaging in a dangerous video game of homicide at the streets of recent York. Following the principles of chess he strikes his sufferers round the urban, leaving his sinister calling playing cards at each one blood-soaked crime scene. yet because the physique count number mounts, the hot York police force is no closer to catching this sadistic killer. professional profiler FBI exact Agent Dana Whitestone is introduced in to aid. nonetheless bruised from her come upon with The Cleveland Slasher, Dana, and her accomplice Jeremy Brown, quickly develop into embroiled in a macabre online game of cat and mouse as they struggle to seek down this extremely smart yet completely ruthless assassin ahead of he claims his subsequent sufferer. after which they detect they may be up opposed to no longer one killer yet two—and all hell breaks loose.
By Amanda Stevens
And now a brand new clue has surfaced...a doll that's the spitting photo of Claire Doucett's lacking baby, all the way down to the tiny birthmark at the girl's left arm. an opportunity sighting of the eerily practical doll in a French sector collectibles store leaves Claire shaken to her core...and extra decided than ever to determine what occurred to her cherished Ruby.
When the doll is snatched and the store's proprietor turns up lifeless, Claire understands the one individual she will be able to flip to is ex-husband Dave Creasy, a former cop who has spent the previous seven years imprisoned through his personal guilt and depression. He enable Claire down as soon as while she wanted him the main. Can she make him think the doll particularly exists? She'll need to if they're to outlive an come upon with a brutal psychopath— the dollmaker—who stole their destiny to feed an obsession that may by no means die.
By Dick Francis
Charles Todd, an artist specialising in horse work visits a pal in Australia and turns into entangled in a conspiracy of racing, wine, ladies and homicide.
By K. J. Erickson
Frank Beck, a guy with terminal colon melanoma, a brand new divorce, and a stack of accounts, hangs himself. it is an open-and-shut suicide--except for a string of numbers inscribed on Beck's correct arm. Minneapolis murder Detective Marshall Bahr cannot make experience of the numbers or the truth that a man each person describes as sloppy tied an ideal hangman's noose for himself. yet then he uncovers an imprecise truth within the useless man's ancestry--a connection to the conflict of Gettysburg--and to make feel of its touching on this murder, he must comprehend 90 seconds of motion on the finish of this ancient conflict.
Mars and his associate Nettie Frisch start to theorize in response to the concept this death-by-hanging simply could be on the topic of the Civil battle. Then, one other physique turns up and sooner than Mars also can think it truly is real, they're are at the path of a serial killer whose purpose appears concerning a latest controversy approximately Gettysburg and the descendents of the 1st Minnesota Volunteers, the mythical northern regiment who became the tide opposed to the Confederacy on that fateful day.
In this greatly compelling follow-up to Third individual Singular, KJ Erickson grants a top-notch police procedural packed with twists and turns, pitting a continuing cop opposed to an both made up our minds killer.
By Paul Gallico
The foundation for the 2006 Warner Bros. movie, Poseidon, Paul Gallico’s The Poseidon Adventure is an severe and dramatic tale a couple of huge ocean liner and its incredible ultimate trip.
whilst a rogue wave capsizes the luxurious cruise send, a small crew of survivors locate themselves not going allies in a conflict for his or her lives. because the volatile vessel swiftly fills with water every one needs to draw on talents and strengths they didn’t even comprehend they possessed, scuffling with opposed to time for his or her personal survival and for every other.
PREMIO DE NOVELA CAFÉ GIJÓN 2009 «Balanzá pasa a formar parte de l. a. élite de prosistas españoles de su generación, pues los angeles originalidad y los angeles agudeza que despliega tanto en l. a. invención de los argumentos como en el desarrollo literario de los mismos son apabullantes.» Luis Alberto de Cuenca, ABCD Valle y Cáceres formaron parte en los noventa de un grupo de pop rock. Ensayaban juntos, tocaban juntos, se emborrachaban juntos. Llevan muchos años sin verse cuando se encuentran en un café. Allí charlan animadamente y recuerdan, entre risas, anécdotas del pasado. Después Valle le anuncia a su amigo que ha decidido matarlo y que lo hará pronto. El resto de l. a. novela viene a ser algo así como l. a. onda expansiva de esta primera revelación, a partir de los angeles cual el relato avanza trepidante hasta un desenlace sorprendente y extrañamente lírico que dejará al lector sin aliento. El jurado del Premio Café Gijón destacó l. a. «audacia narrativa» de l. a. obra de Rafael Balanzá, «cuya trama se sustenta en una estructura muy bien construida que mantiene en vilo al lector, llevándolo a un desenlace ingenioso e inesperado».