By Daniel Suarez
From the New York Times bestselling writer of Kill Decision and Daemon comes the breathtaking new novel by “the precise successor to the past due Michael Crichton” (SF Site)…
Physicist Jon Grady and his staff have found a tool which could replicate gravity—a triumph that may revolutionize the sector of physics and alter the long run. yet rather than acclaim, Grady’s lab is locked down by way of a covert association referred to as the Bureau of expertise Control.
The bureau’s undertaking: suppress the reality of surprising technological growth and stop the social upheaval it can set off. as the destiny is already right here. And it’s rewards are just for a pick out few.
When Grady refuses to hitch the BTC, he’s thrown right into a nightmarish high-tech criminal housing different doomed insurgent intellects. Now, because the purely wish to usher humanity out of its man made darkish age, Grady and his fellow prisoners needs to attempt to reveal the secrets and techniques of an unbelievable enemy—one that wields a technological virtue part a century within the making.
By Richard North Patterson
Within the high-stakes, high-pressure international of presidential politics, the place predators hold microphones and one misstep can savage a life of success, Kerry Kilcannon is the rarest participant of all. Kilcannon believes he could make the method paintings. And he simply may perhaps die trying.
Driven through the violent nightmare of his adolescence, fueled by means of forces that few may comprehend, and harassed via secrets and techniques nobody needs to comprehend, Kilcannon is working for President--and getting into the an important battleground of California with seven days to head. yet for Kilcannon, there are hurdles that his braveness, air of mystery, and compassion would possibly not triumph over: the community correspondent he nonetheless loves; the reporter bent on their publicity; the rival who'll do whatever to win; and the enthusiast who believes that he needs to homicide Kilcannon to guard the suitable to lifestyles.
By Ann Cleeves
Havet stormar bland klipporna på reasonable Isle, den minsta av Shetlandsöarna. Polisen Jimmy Perez har summary återvänt hem för att presentera sin fästmö Fran för föräldrarna.
På ön finns också en fågelstation med en kvinnlig föreståndare, hennes familj, en kokerska och ett antal besökande ornitologer. Efter en förlovningsfest för Perez och Fran hittas föreståndaren brutalt knivmördad, med håret fullt av fjädrar. Vid första anblicken verkar ett klassiskt triangeldrama ligga bakom mordet, males det visar sig att fler på ön bär på hemligheter.
När ett until eventually brott inträffar vet Jimmy att han måste arbeta snabbt. De tilltagande höststormarna isolerar öborna från omvärlden och en av dem är en mördare som kan slå until eventually när som helst.
Blå gryning är en klassisk brittisk spänningsroman av högsta klass och den sista, fristående delen i Shetlandskvartetten av Ann Cleeves. Hon har hyllats för sina trovärdiga personteckningar, fantastiska miljöskildringar och originella intriger. Cleeves belönades med prestigefyllda Duncan Lawrie Dagger för bästa engelska kriminalroman för Svart som natten (2007), en bok som också nominerades until eventually Martin Beck Award av Svenska Deckarakademien.
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By Robin Benway
Being a 16-year-old safecracker and active-duty daughter of foreign spies has its moments, solid and bad. professionals: Seeing the area one crime-solving experience at a time. Having mom and dad with tremendous cool jobs. Cons: by no means staying in a single position lengthy adequate to have associates or a boyfriend. yet for Maggie Silver, the largest perk of all has been heading off highschool and the accompanying cliques, undesirable lunches, and frustratingly uncomplicated locker mixtures.
Then Maggie and her mom and dad are despatched to long island for her first solo project, and all of that alterations. She'll have to attend a personal university, steer clear of the temptation to hack the school's defense method, and befriend one aggravatingly lovely Jesse Oliver to realize the basic details she must crack the case . . . all whereas attempting to not blow her cover.
By Heather Killough-Walden
Jack Thane is a guy with a truly colossal mystery. For years, he has relied upon the talents and assets that got here with this mystery on the way to safeguard the folk he cares approximately, specially the younger Annabelle Drake… the one lady he has ever loved.
However, now Jack’s previous is catching up with him – and it’s after Annabelle. unexpectedly, Jack has long gone from the predator to the prey as he strives to maintain Annabelle from the very lethal clutches of a few of the main robust humans within the world.
Annabelle Drake’s ally is a six-foot-two, blonde haired, blue eyed angel in black leather-based with a penchant for v-twin bikes and shoulder holsters stocked with trustworthy weapons. He’s a guy with a gloomy activity, a brief brain, and a physique in a position to absolutely anything. He’s additionally off-limits as something yet a ally… for thus many reasons.
But while the forces that ordinarily flip to Jack for his or her extra covert challenge fixing wishes all of sudden activate Annabelle, she has no selection yet to show to Jack for support. Annabelle reveals that being lower than Jack’s safety capacity permitting him to catch up with than she’d ever deliberate on letting him get… and that once it involves risky, those people who are out to get her don't have anything at the guy she’s with.
Heather Killough-Walden is a California local presently dwelling in Texas together with her husband and baby. She is the recent York instances and united states at the present time bestselling book writer of the massive undesirable Wolf sequence and the October Trilogy, in addition to the print and publication misplaced Angels sequence together with constantly ANGEL (available now) and AVENGER’S ANGEL (available November, 2011).
By Bill Loehfelm
The brilliantly formidable mystery- scary, twisted, and jam-packed with secrets and techniques and heartbreak-from the writer of Fresh Kills.
Kevin Curran desires to unite his family members, yet he is able to hand over on his more youthful brother, Danny-three years misplaced to heroin habit and tough, determined residing at the streets of latest York. whilst Danny indicates up on Kevin's Staten Island doorstep, taking a look fresh, healthy, and filthy rich, Kevin can not help yet be thrilled that his brother has escaped his previous lifestyles. yet at what fee? no longer even Kevin's worst nightmares can have ready him for the horrors he will become aware of approximately his brother's darkish history.
After a quick reunion, Danny bargains Kevin a job in an underworld plot revolving round the Bloodroot kid's clinic, an deserted juvenile asylum with a nefarious prior. Hoping to rescue Danny from his felony existence after years in the past failing to avoid wasting him from his dependancy, Kevin accepts.
whereas Danny's plan unfolds, Kevin is drawn right into a global of homicide, Mafia hit males and hazardous espionage. The halls of Bloodroot display one frightening mystery after one other: in regards to the building's heritage, approximately Danny's lifetime of dependancy and crime, and in regards to the precise roots of the Curran family members. on the finish of the maze of monsters, the brothers make a discovery so bad it will possibly strength them to break one another.
Contemporary advancements within the box of nanotechnology have lead the way for plenty of innovation in a couple of commercial and customer sectors, together with nutrients and foodstuff packaging. while nanofood quarter is a comparatively new emergent, it truly is broadly anticipated to develop speedily sooner or later. a couple of nano-sized ingredients and supplementations for foodstuff and healthfood items, and nanotechnology derived foodstuff packaging fabrics, are already on hand in a few international locations, and their quantity is anticipated to extend within the coming years. when such advancements supply huge, immense advantages to the meals zone, they've got additionally raised a few matters when it comes to purchaser safeguard, environmental affects, and moral, coverage and regulatory facets. regardless of those fast advancements in nanotechnology purposes for the foodstuff quarter, just a couple of stories and articles are at present to be had that offer an account of the hot advancements and the present measurement of marketplace for nanotechnology items and functions. those additionally don't offer a serious review of the wider elements of the know-how, reminiscent of concerns round safeguard of the goods to shoppers and the surroundings, and adequacy of the prevailing regulatory controls. This publication offers a resource of a lot wanted and up to date info at the items and purposes of nanotechnology for the nutrients area - for scientists, regulators, and shoppers alike. It additionally supplies an autonomous, balanced, and neutral view of the aptitude advantages in addition to dangers that nanotechnology purposes may possibly carry to the nutrition region. when delivering an summary of the cutting-edge and foreseeable functions to spotlight possibilities for innovation, the ebook additionally discusses components of uncertainty relating to public notion of the recent technological advancements, and capability implications for client protection and present regulatory controls. The ebook additionally discusses the most likely public perceptions of nanotechnologies within the gentle of earlier technological advancements within the meals zone, and the way the hot expertise will potentially be regulated lower than the prevailing regulatory frameworks.
By J. D. Robb
Lieutenant Eve Dallas walks the skinny line among love and hate during this impressive fortieth mystery from no 1 New York Times bestselling writer J. D. Robb…
Eve Dallas has solved loads of high-profile murders for the NYPSD and gotten loads of media. She—and her husband Roarke—are getting conversant in being gadgets of realization, of gossip, of speculation.
yet now Eve has develop into the item of 1 person’s obsession. a person who reveals her outstanding, and thinks approximately her each hour of each day. Who believes the 2 of them have a different dating. Who might kill for her—again and again…
With a assassin analyzing meanings into her each circulation, dealing with this situation might be a delicate—and dangerous—psychological dance. And Eve is aware that beneath the worship and admiration, a negative risk lies in wait. as the appealing lieutenant isn't really in any respect thankful for those bloody choices from her “true and constant friend.” And in time, idols continually fall…
By Dean Koontz
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED the most effective BOOKS OF THE yr by way of SUSPENSE journal • Includes Dean Koontz’s brief tale “You Are Destined to Be jointly Forever”—its first time in print!
From “one of the grasp storytellers of this or any age” (The Tampa Tribune) comes the lovely ultimate experience of “one of the main outstanding and attractive characters in present fiction”(The Virginian-Pilot)—as Dean Koontz brings the unforgettable odyssey of wierd Thomas to its superb conclusion.
peculiar Thomas is again the place it began . . . as the time has come to complete it. due to the fact he left his easy existence within the small city of Pico Mundo, California, his trip has taken him to areas unusual and beautiful, mysterious and terrifying. around the land, within the corporation of mortals and spirits alike, he has identified kindness and cruelty, felt love and loss, kept lives and brought them—as he’s borne witness to humanity’s maximum sturdy and darkest evil. Again and back, he has long past the place he needs to and performed what he needed to do—for larger or worse—with his braveness and devotion sorely proven, and his soul perpetually replaced. each triumph has been demanding gained. every one sacrifice has taken its toll.
Now, no matter what future drives him has ultimately advised his steps domestic, the place these he cares for many encompass him, the reminiscence of his tragically misplaced real love haunts him, and one final challenge—vast and dreadful—awaits him. For bizarre Thomas, born to serve a function a ways more than himself, the wandering is completed. basically the reckoning remains.
Praise for Saint Odd
“Equal components supernatural mystery, cultural satire, personality examine, bildungsroman, offbeat love tale, street journey, non secular meditation, and apocalyptic experience, the atypical Thomas books . . . are greater than impossible to resist page-turners. they're intimate, haunting, frequently heartrending, exhilarating, and wonderfully composed.”—Biography.com
“Odd Thomas is such an endearing and likable personality and, greater than anything, has been the cause of the good fortune of the sequence. . . . For readers who've been with bizarre all alongside, Saint Odd will satisfy.”—Bookreporter
Acclaim for Dean Koontz and his ordinary Thomas novels
“Odd’s unusual presents, coupled along with his intelligence and self-effacing humor, make him the most quietly authoritative characters in fresh renowned fiction.”—Publishers Weekly
“Koontz provides his personality wit, reliable humor, a familiarity with the darkish facet of humanity—and ethical outrage.”—USA Today
“The final Everyman . . . an avatar of desire and honor and braveness for all of us—the linchpin of a rollicking reliable story . . . atypical inspires the homespun knowledge of Forrest Gump amid the mind-spinning adventures of a Jack Bauer.”—BookPage
“There’s by no means whatever predictable approximately a strange Thomas adventure.”—Booklist
“The great younger fry cook dinner with the occult powers is [Koontz’s] such a lot likable construction . . . candid, upright, a laugh and occasionally withering.”—The big apple Times
“An artistic . . . mixture of suspense, whimsy and uplift.”—The Washington Post
“Heartfelt and provocative . . . a superbly wealthy and enjoyable story.”—Chicago Sun-Times