11/22/63: A Novel

By Stephen King

Now in exchange paperback, acclaimed writer and grasp of Horror Stephen King’s number one bestselling time shuttle novel, winner of the 2011 Los Angeles Times booklet Prize for top Mystery/Thriller and praised by way of USA TODAY as “extraordinary.”

WINNER OF THE 2012 la occasions e-book PRIZE

In Stephen King’s “most bold and complete” (NPR) and “extraordinary” (USA TODAY) number one New York Times bestselling novel, time go back and forth hasn't ever been so plausible. Or so terrifying.

Dallas, 11/22/63: 3 photographs ring out.

President John F. Kennedy is dead.

Life can activate a dime—or stumble into the intense, because it does for Jake Epping, a highschool English instructor in a Maine city. whereas grading essays through his GED scholars, Jake reads a grotesque, enchanting piece penned by means of janitor Harry Dunning: fifty years in the past, Harry one way or the other survived his father’s sledgehammer slaughter of his complete kin. Jake is blown away...but an excellent more unusual mystery involves mild while Jake’s good friend Al, proprietor of the neighborhood diner, enlists Jake to take over the challenge that has develop into his obsession—to hinder the Kennedy assassination. How? by way of stepping via a portal within the diner’s storeroom, and into the period of Ike and Elvis, of huge American vehicles, sock hops, and cigarette smoke... discovering himself in warmhearted Jodie, Texas, Jake starts off a brand new lifestyles. yet all turns within the highway bring about a stricken loner named Lee Harvey Oswald. The process historical past is ready to be rewritten...and turn into heart-stoppingly suspenseful.

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Gerald's Game

By Stephen King

Now to be had for the 1st time in a mass marketplace top rate edition—master storyteller Stephen King offers this vintage, terrifying number one New York Times bestseller. while a video game of seduction among a husband and spouse results in dying, the nightmare has simply begun…

“And now the voice which spoke belonged to nobody yet herself. Oh my God, it said. Oh my God, i'm on their own out the following. i'm all alone.

Once back, Jessie Burlingame has been talked into filing to her husband Gerald’s kinky intercourse games—something that she’s frankly had sufficient of, and so they by no means held a lot attraction for her first of all. quite a bit for a “romantic getaway” at their secluded summer time domestic. After Jessie is handcuffed to the bedposts—and Gerald crosses a line along with his wife—the day ends with lethal results. Now Jessie is totally trapped in an remoted lakeside apartment that has turn into her prison—and comes face-to-face together with her private, darkest fears and thoughts. Her merely corporation is that of many of the voices filling her mind…as good because the shadows of dusk which could cover an imagined or very genuine probability correct there together with her…

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South of Heaven

By Jim Thompson

Within the Nineteen Twenties the worst position you'll be used to be in that a part of Texas that a few humans name "South of Heaven," and the worst factor you may be doing there has been laying a gasoline pipeline, in addition to six-hundred different hoboes, juice-heads, and jailbirds. yet that is precisely what Tommy Burwell used to be doing, even supposing he wasn't clever adequate to grasp greater. although "South of Heaven" is one other time period for hell.

Combining a story of escalating savagery with a dead-eyed staff portrait of guys on the part, Jim Thompson has produced a masterpiece of the yank dissolute.

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Tour de Force (Inspector Cockrill, Book 6)

By Christianna Brand

Inspector Cockrill’s boring holiday is jolted by means of a Mediterranean murder.

From the instant he steps at the aircraft, Inspector Cockrill loathes his fellow tourists. they're average travel workforce bores: the dullards of britain whom he had was hoping to flee through going to Italy. He supplies up at the journey instantly, burying his nostril in a secret novel to make sure that nobody attempts to develop into his buddy. yet now not lengthy after the crowd makes landfall on the craggy isle of San Juan el Pirata, a homicide calls for his consciousness. The physique of a girl is located laid out rigorously on her mattress, blood pooled round her and palms wrapped round the dagger that took her lifestyles. The corrupt neighborhood police strength, impatient to discover a killer, names Cockrill leader suspect. to flee the Italian hangman, the detective needs to discover who could move on holiday to kill a stranger.

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The Shining

By Stephen King

Jack Torrance’s new task on the fail to remember resort is definitely the right probability for a clean begin. because the low season caretaker on the atmospheric outdated resort, he’ll have lots of time to spend reconnecting together with his kin and dealing on his writing. yet because the harsh wintry weather climate units in, the idyllic position feels ever extra distant . . . and extra sinister. And the one one to note the unusual and poor forces amassing round the disregard is Danny Torrance, a uniquely proficient five-year-old.

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The Third Gate: A Novel

By Lincoln Child

Less than the course of famed explorer Porter Stone, an archaeological group is secretly trying to find the tomb of an historic pharaoh who was once not like the other in heritage. Stone believes he has stumbled on the burial chamber of King Narmer, the close to legendary god- king who united higher and decrease Egypt in 3200 B.C., and the archaeologist has cause to think that the best prize of all—Narmer’s crown—might be buried with him. No crown of an Egyptian king has ever been chanced on, and Narmer’s is the elusive “double” crown of the 2 Egypts, supposedly pos­sessed of extraordinary powers.

The dig itself is found in a single of the main forbidding areas on earth—the Sudd, an almost  impassable swamp in north­ern Sudan. Amid the nightmarish, disorienting tangle of dust and useless crops, a sequence of harrowing and inexpli­cable occurrences are inflicting humans at the day trip to worry a centuries- previous curse. With a huge discovery in succeed in, Professor Jeremy Logan is introduced onto the undertaking to enquire. What he reveals will elevate new questions . . . and alarm.

In the arms of grasp storyteller Lincoln baby, The 3rd Gate breaks new floor and introduces a desirable new protagonist to the mystery international.

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Ricochet: A Novel

By Sandra Brown

No 1 New York Times bestselling writer Sandra Brown offers a spine-tingling tale of homicide and betrayal in excessive society Savannah, the place a murder detective reveals his occupation -- and existence -- at the line.

When Savannah detective Duncan Hatcher is summoned to an strange crime scene, he is aware discretion is essential. Influential pass judgement on Cato Laird's liked trophy spouse, Elise, has fatally shot a burglar. She claims self-defense, yet Duncan suspects she's mendacity, and places his profession in jeopardy by means of investigating extra. Then, in mystery, Elise makes a massive allegation, which he dismisses because the lie of a crafty lady attempting to take advantage of his severe allure to her. but if Elise is going lacking, Duncan reveals that trusting the incorrect individual may well suggest the adaptation among existence and loss of life for either one of them.

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Revenge: A Travis Mays Novel

By Mark Young

Whilst a proficient killer threatens ex-cop Travis Mays—and these Travis loves—he unearths a talented adversary and an unforeseen struggle. After a excessive stakes gamble leads to own tragedy, Travis walks clear of years of teaching and a hugely profitable legislations enforcement profession. decided by no means to seem again, he starts off a brand new lifestyles and a brand new occupation, educating criminology on the collage and development a cabin within the idyllic Idaho Mountains. He hires a stunning river consultant, Jessie White Eagle from the Nez Perce tribe, to lead him properly down the Lochsa. The turbulence of the whitewater, despite the fact that, is simply the start of his issues. Travis unearths himself within the crosshairs of a killer—calling himself Creasy—bent on revenge. This fast moving mystery takes readers on a wild journey down Idaho’s whitewater rivers, alongside the old Lolo Trails as soon as tread via the Nez Perce kingdom, and onto the town streets of California. Tighten your helmet. This trip by no means stops till the final shot is fired and the ultimate physique falls.

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Fog of Doubt

By Christianna Brand

Inspector Cockrill is termed in to unravel the homicide of a so much unpopular Belgian
Few have been dissatisfied while Raoul Vernet was once came upon together with his head bashed in, useless in a pool of his personal blood. On holiday in England, the Belgian seducer involves stopover at Matilda, an past love from many years prior to. She has the same opinion regardless of suspicions that Vernet has been deploying his mythical appeal on one other family member: younger Rosie, who has back from her Swiss boarding tuition sporting a child.
None of the kin have been in the home whilst Raoul used to be killed, yet all have been inside of a fog-choked London mile. Rosie calls within the exceptional Inspector Cockrill to transparent the family’s identify, yet what he reveals is a twisted extended family of 7 humans, each one as more likely to snort at a homicide as dedicate one.


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The Advocate (Volume 1)

By Teresa Burrell

For Sabre Orin Brown, lifestyles is sweet; she has it all...or might have, if in basic terms she may possibly remedy the mysterious disappearance of her brother. the quest for her brother and her occupation as a juvenile courtroom lawyer collide while she defends a nine-year-old whose father will visit any size to acquire custody. 
Sabre reveals herself immersed in a case with too many unanswered questions. Her quest for the reality takes her coast to coast and 5 years into the earlier. faced with mysterious clues and weird occurrences, Sabre is threatened by means of an individual desirous to make her endure the insufferable agony of wasting everything--including her existence.
As Sabre's ardour to discover the solutions intensifies, she discovers a twisted historical past of desperation, deceit, and revenge. and he or she discovers how imprecise and treacherous the reality can be.

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