By William Bernhardt
In Chicago, Eliot Ness created “the Untouchables,” the fabled workforce of federal brokers who ultimately positioned Al Capone in the back of bars.
Now, within the fall of 1935, Ness has been moved to Cleveland to develop into the city’s director of public security. yet as Ness starts off his new task, a grisly serial killer begins a profession of his personal. one after the other, our bodies are came across, each decapitated and dissected with a doctor’s ability and a madman’s bent. The police are baffled and the inhabitants is terrorized over the so-called “Torso Killer.” even though it’s now not his turf, Ness is compelled to take over the case, however the extra strength he pours into the research, the extra it takes over his existence or even his untouchable attractiveness. simply because in Cleveland, there's just one real untouchable: a killer who has the best hiding position and the right plan for destroying Eliot Ness.
By Giles Kristian
In an exhilarating event of brotherhood, conflict, and treachery, Giles Kristian takes us into ninth-century England, an international of darkness, epic clash, and an unforgiving God served through robust clergymen. On ships formed like dragons, bristling with oars and armor, Jarl Sigurd and his fierce Norsemen have are available seek of riches. And riches they're promised, through an English ruler who sends Sigurd and his wolves to scouse borrow a holy manuscript from one other state. Osric, an orphan boy, sees past the fear of those warriors, and in some way is aware the heathens’ tongue. Renamed Raven, rechristened in blood, he'll sign up for them. they're his humans. and they'll be his fate.
“Astonishing and riveting, a strong, lightning-paced tale.”—New York instances bestselling writer Bernard Cornwell
“A gripping story that wonderfully inspires the sounds, points of interest and scents of darkish Age Britain.”—Harry Sidebottom, writer of the soldiers of Rome series
“[Kristian] compares favorably with writers like Bernard Cornwell and Conn Iggulden.”—Historical Novels Review
“A rip-roaring Viking saga . . . fantastic, robust, exciting stuff.”—Manda Scott, writer of The Crystal Skull
By William J. Benning
It’s difficult being a standard youngster major a damaging and intriguing double lifestyles. The Garmaurians, the main complex species within the universe, wiped themselves out with a bio-weapon in a mindless civil battle. And, in a determined try to guard the key of the possibly harmful Trion know-how - the power to control the elemental particle of the universe - their chief sends one final covert project to Earth. The challenge is going horribly mistaken, leaving Billy Caudwell; an obese, acne-scarred 14 12 months outdated, with the brain Profile of an army genius, a major conflict fleet and a challenge to unite the clever species of the universe in a common Alliance. With humans to rescue, area fleets to conflict and villains to defeat, Billy has to beat his personal inhibitions, insecurities and a vicious bully prior to he can begin saving the universe. Welcome, pricey readers, to the interesting universe of First Admiral.
By Brigid Pasulka
at the eve of worldwide struggle II, in a spot referred to as Half-Village, a tender guy nicknamed the Pigeon falls in love with a lady fabled for her angelic seems to be. To courtroom Anielica Hetmanská he deals up his "golden hands" to rework her family's modest hut right into a appealing domestic, thereby development his method into her heart.
Then conflict arrives to chop brief their courtship, hold up their marriage, and wreak havoc in all their lives, even sending the younger fanatics faraway from domestic to the promise of a brand new existence in Kraków.
approximately fifty years later, their granddaughter, Beata, repeats their postwar trip, looking a brand new lifestyles within the fairy-tale urban of her grandmother's tales. but if she arrives in Kraków, rather than the whispered prosperity of the hot Poland, she discovers a urban stuck among its destiny and its earlier, and entire of annoyed youths. Taken in by means of her toughtalking cousin Irena and Irena's glamorous daughter Magda, Beata struggles to discover her personal position in Nineties Kraków and within the constellation of Irena and Magda's fierce love. yet unforeseen events— tragedies and miracles— can swap lives and open eyes. And Beata may discover a new manner of seeing her family's and her country's history— in addition to a imaginative and prescient for her personal position within the New Poland.
Whimsical, clever, attractive, magical, and infrequently even heartbreaking, a protracted, very long time in the past and basically precise weaves jointly impressive tales, reimagining part a century of Polish historical past during the legacy of 1 unforgettable love affair.
By Robert Ludlum
The plot matters Drew Latham, a different officer for consular operations, who needs to notice why his brother used to be killed after a covert challenge. He impersonates his brother, and uncovers an internet of neo-Nazi supporters with contributors at excessive degrees of the U.S. executive and its allies. Latham needs to cease the neo-Nazis plot to take over Europe via terrorism and organic warfare.
A operating comic story issues the French being not able to pronounce "Latham" thoroughly.
By Anne Rice
In her new novel, perennial bestseller Anne Rice fuses her uniquely seductive lines of narrative -- her Vampire legend and her lore of the Mayfair witches -- to provide us an international of vintage deep-south luxurious and ancestral secrets.
Welcome to Blackwood Farm: hovering white columns, spacious drawing rooms, brilliant, sun-drenched gardens, and a depressing strip of the dense Sugar satan Swamp. this can be the area of Quinn Blackwood, an excellent younger guy haunted seeing that beginning through a mysterious doppelgänger, “Goblin,” a spirit from a dream global that Quinn can’t get away and that forestalls him from belonging anyplace. while Quinn is made a Vampire, wasting all that's rightfully his and gaining an undesirable immortality, his doppelgänger turns into much more vampiric and terrifying than Quinn himself.
As the radical strikes back and forth in time, from Quinn’s boyhood on Blackwood Farm to offer day New Orleans, from historic Athens to 19th-century Naples, Quinn seeks out the mythical Vampire Lestat within the wish of liberating himself from the spectre that attracts him inexorably again to Sugar satan Swamp and the explosive secrets and techniques it holds.
A tale of teen and promise, of loss and the quest for romance, of secrets and techniques and future, Blackwood Farm is Anne Rice at her spell binding best.
From the Hardcover edition.
By Jodi Picoult
While the wedding of Mariah White and her dishonest husband, Colin, turns grotesque and disintegrates, their seven-year-old daughter, religion, is there to witness all of it. within the aftermath of a speedy divorce, Mariah falls right into a deep melancholy — and abruptly religion, a toddler with out spiritual historical past whatever, hears divine voices, starts off reciting biblical passages, and develops stigmata. And while the fabulous healings commence, mom and daughter are thrust into the unstable heart of controversy and into the warmth of a custody conflict — trapped in a mad media circus that threatens what little balance the family members has left.
By M. L. Rigdon
Feisty librarian longs for the buzz of her formative years, while she spent summers exploring the Amazon and Maya ruins along with her arguable uncle. Hunky author is seeking her lacking uncle yet is extremely joyful to run into the niece as an alternative. placing on a macho man act, he talks her into letting him tag alongside whilst the interesting, kick-butt librarian units off on a hilarious experience to rediscover herself and rescue her cherished uncle.
By Jackie Morse Kessler
Jackie Morse Kessler's Riders of the Apocalypse sequence follows adolescents who're reworked into the 4 Horsemen of the Apocalypse.
The 3rd booklet within the Riders of the Apocalypse sequence, Loss, is ready a bullied youngster who's tricked into changing into Pestilence, a Rider of the Apocalypse, and unearths himself with the facility to contaminate individuals with diseases.
Fifteen-year-old Billy Ballard is the child that everybody choices on. yet issues change
drastically whilst demise tells Billy he needs to stand in as Pestilence, the White Rider of
the Apocalypse. Now armed with a Bow that enables him to strike with illness from
a distance, Billy lashes out at his tormentors...and by accident factors a deadly disease of
meningitis. Horrified through his activities, Billy begs demise to take again the Bow. For that to
happen, says demise, Billy needs to song down the true White Rider, and prevent him from
unleashing anything lousy on humanity—something that may make the Black
Plague appear like a summer time chilly. Does one bullied youngster have the energy to stand
his ground—and the braveness to save lots of the realm