By Allen Eskens
however the case explodes into way over he may have anticipated, placing him within the course of knowledgeable murderer Drago Basta, a veteran of the Balkan wars who has been looking for “James Putnam” for years. As his existence spins uncontrolled, Alexander’s final wish could be his older brother, Max, a fellow police detective who steps in to aim to avoid wasting his brother from the carnage his research has permit loose.
From the alternate Paperback edition.
By Richard Hallas,Matt Groening
By Jens Lossau,Jens Schumacher
By David Mark
The police imagine Crystal Heathers isn't really lacking.
The trainee detective assigned to the case isn't really so definite.
McAvoy thinks an individual was once being held on the derelict development the place they only chanced on a physique pinned to the wall...and that each one the indicators aspect to it being a bit woman.
But why might a person no longer record a kidnapping?
And how a long way may somebody visit get revenge?
The case will attempt McAvoy to verge of collapse - because the crimes of the current lead him to a last violent war of words with an enemy from his personal past.
By Silvia Götschi
Die Stadt brodelt und gerät aus den Fugen: Es ist Fasnacht in Luzern.
Am Schmutzigen Donnerstag wird auf dem Kapellplatz ein Mann erschossen. Für Thomas Kramer - seit Januar Chef des Ermittlungsdienstes - steht das Motiv schnell fest: Aufgrund des Kokains, das guy beim Toten gefunden hat, kann es sich nur um einen Drogenmord handeln. Die Abteilung für Betäubungsmitteldelikte wird zugeschaltet. Doch die Spuren scheinen im Sand zu verlaufen.
Kramer, der lieber draussen als in seinem Büro arbeitet, folgt einer Fährte, die ihn nach Ascona ins Tessin führt. Dort stösst er auf den skrupellosen Geschäftsdomänen Schumann, der mit seiner Frau und den beiden Kindern Reichtum und Ansehen geniesst. Trotzdem ist nichts so, wie es nach aussen scheint. Von ihrem Ehemann psychisch und physisch missbraucht, flüchtet Tiziana in die Arme eines jungen Künstlers. Erpressungen durchs net, Drohungen von ihrer eigenen Freundin und eine allzu rüstige Schwiegermutter machen Tiziana das Leben schwer. Plötzlich gerät die ohnehin angeschlagene Familie ins Visier der Justiz.
Da tauchen erneut Drogen auf.
Thomas Kramer tappt in eine Mühle von beinahe undurchschaubaren Zusammenhängen. Zug um Zug kommt er dem möglichen Täter auf die Spur und erlebt dabei seine eigene festgefahrene Existenz aus einer ganz anderen Sicht.
By Keith Hartman,Eric Dunn
Gay prostitutes, vampire wannabes, and a cloned motion picture star…
2034 used to be a coarse yr for Drew Parker. His automobile broke down, his lease went up, and his companion was once abducted through a revenge-crazed functionality artist. And to most sensible it off, one among Drew’s consumers was once tossed from a skyscraper— after being stripped bare, smeared in human fats, and painted with occult symbols.
So a long way, 2035 isn't really shaping as much as be a lot better.
What started out as an easy case related to a deaf woman and her dishonest boyfriend is getting advanced. It doesn’t aid that the boyfriend is one in every of 5 exact actors cloned from the frozen corpse of a useless celeb. Or that he’s as much as his neck in a convoluted blackmail plot. Or that the fellow is being stalked through a few type of undercover agent, a dame in a clown masks with the strive against abilities of a army Seal.
And along with, Drew has his personal challenge to accommodate. a private subject related to a male prostitute, a privatized model of the KGB, and a vampire intercourse cult.
Well no less than his Wiccan companion, Jen, is again to assist him out. If he can simply get her to reduce at the sensible jokes.
... and the courting advice.
The intriguing sequel to The Gumshoe, the Witch, and the digital Corpse
•Wise cracking homosexual PI witch detective blood brother comedy magic realism close to destiny excessive tech myth secret with cloned motion picture stars, vampire intercourse golf equipment, male prostitutes and a splash of humor. You have been warned.•
By Don Nelson
What KIRKUS MEDIA overview Critics need to say approximately this novel: "...action-packed..." "...exciting, satisfying..." "Hits all of the goals for enthusiasts of police drama."
KIRKUS MEDIA studies HIGHLIGHTED, "EPIDEMIC OF selection - A DEA tale" of their might 15, 2014 factor OF KIRKUS experiences journal. OF THE 1300 BOOKS REVIEWED through KIRKUS up to now IN 2014, THIS NOVEL used to be one of the best TWELVE RATED because the such a lot CINEMATIC.
Our nation is at present tormented by a pandemic of heroin habit. it's a crisis...one that has offered our kingdom with one more battle. The battle on medicinal drugs. For the main half, this battle is being fought quietly and secretly, simply because DEA brokers frequently need to capture the drug purchasers within the act. to take action calls for the brokers to paintings within the shadows. whilst arrests are made and medication are seized, as a rule all of the usual citizen sees are a number of headlines and a cursory information article that may take mins to learn, whereas the remainder of the story...the genuine tale isn't made identified to humans outdoor of the courtrooms. And in the back of that actual tale will probably be months, or perhaps years of painstaking paintings, sacrifice, and lifestyles threatening situations.
This novel relates a few of these tales via a riveting set of conditions most folks may locate stunning, but in addition very exciting. whereas the unconventional is fiction, the events during which the characters locate themselves are fairly genuine. This web page turner provides its readers with a spellbinding event, full of magnificent twists and turns, and nerve jangling motion. It brings to existence, in vibrant technicolor, a bunch of interesting characters, made the entire extra colourful through their lifelike discussion and exciting predicaments.
The major personality within the novel, veteran DEA specific Agent Jake Shaunessey, is charged with the tough activity of taking down a shadowy heroin ring, that is smuggling the drug from Colombia to the us, and eventually to Minnesota. Kingpins and their minions have secretly confirmed their networks, and the whole country is flooded with heroin. With the violent crime expense sky rocketing, and the ERs and morgues full of heroin fans, the pressures on Jake and his group are intense.
Having little to move on in the beginning, the stumbling blocks confronting his research are as huge, immense as they're risky. And the stakes are excessive. Jake understands if the heroin association is not neutralized, the Land-of-10,000-Lakes, as Minnesota is named, turns into a murky cesspool, full of tragic headlines and lifeless bodies.
As Jake and his crew fight to improve resources, leads, and proof, their efforts are more and more hampered through a number of brokers inside of their very own place of work who're working with agendas in their personal. to solve one problem, Jake needs to first confront the opposite. Jake quick learns he has his palms complete, and infrequently additionally they appear to be tied. however the stakes are excessive, and so is his resolve.
The result's a narrative supercharged with motion and suspense.
By Reed Ishmael
By Marty Nazzaro
The Trashman takes delight in every certainly one of his kills. he's a meticulous planner and needs to supply a provider that no-one else is keen to do. each one kill is for the better stable and he desires to ensure that his urban appreciates it. The homeless, in any case, don’t need to be in his urban. every thing was once going advantageous till he made one little mistake. It wasn’t even particularly his fault, occasionally sacrifices must be made. If one blameless boy needed to die, then so be it. He might reside with that.
Hot on his path are Detectives Suzanne Foley and DJ Reynolds. A likely strange couple who try and carry a brief solution to the killings. Killings which aren't condemned or publicized like such a lot. As they fall deeper into the secret of The Trashman, they're compelled to confront their associates and their urban in methods they by no means imagined. because the clues cause them to the identification of the Trashman, they'll have to come to a decision in the event that they even need to know the truth.
The Sound of Darkness explores the brain of a serial killer, besides the trauma he leaves in the back of. Is violence numbing whilst you’re now not concerned? Is it ever correct to show your again on evil? The Sound of Darkness is asking… who will take a stand and answer.
By Carsten Stroud,Daniel Hauptmann
›Der Aufbruch‹ ist ein rasanter, sich über alle Genregrenzen hinwegsetzender combine aus Hardboiled-Thriller, secret und Horror – hochgelobt vom großen Stephen King.
Band 1: Niceville
Band 2: Die Rückkehr
Band three: Der Aufbruch