Thriller (Novelty)

Tin Soldiers

Tin Soldiers


Michael Farmer

ISBN: 9781101209769
Year of publication: 2003

Michael Farmer Tin Soldiers To Melinda Britt Farmer Words cannot convey the support, love, and critical insights you provided during the writing of this novel. Melinda, you are my best friend, my true love, and my inspiration. You keep this old tanker young and have his eternal thanks and his heart. ACKNOWLEDGMENTS To the men of C Company, 1-68 Armor, Fort Carson, Colorado, May 1996 to August 1997 thanks for the great ride with Cold Steel. Its one I will never forget. From a military ...

Keywords: Iraq Persian Gulf Technothriller Thriller War
Amnesia

Amnesia


Michael Ridpath

ISBN: 9781782397564
Year of publication: 2017

Michael Ridpath Amnesia In memory of my late uncle, Michael Ridpath, ornithologist, of Mundaring, Western Australia Part one Prologue Friday 5 March 1999, Wyvis, Scotland He heard a cry, almost a scream, cut short. Then the rapid tap of feet on floorboards. Jesus Christ What happened to you How long have you been there like that Oh, you poor wee man The voice was Scottish, female, concern verging on panic. He was lying on something hard. He was cold. And his head hurt like hell. He tried to open ...

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Peter Collinson

Peter Collinson


The Northeast Kingdom

ISBN: 9780515133615
Year of publication: 2002

Peter Collinson The Northeast Kingdom Before the first day Chapter 1 There are two types of police traffic stops: high risk and unknown risk. High risk are stops of vehicles fitting the description of a stolen automobile or of one suspected of being used in the commission of a crime. Every other stop represents an unknown risk because a police officer never knows, as he or she approaches a vehicle, what might be going through the operators mind at that moment on that particular day. The element ...

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Into the Water

Into the Water


Paula Hawkins

ISBN: 9781473542211
Year of publication: 2017

Into the Water Paula Hawkins For all the troublemakers I was very young when I was cracked open. Some things you should let go of Others you shouldnt Views differ as to which The Numbers Game, Emily Berry We now know that memories are not fixed or frozen, like Prousts jars of preserves in a larder, but are transformed, disassembled, reassembled, and recategorized with every act of recollection. Hallucinations, Oliver Sacks The Drowning Pool Libby Again Again The men bind her again. Different ...

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Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine. Vol. 54, No. 3, March 2009

Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine. Vol. 54, No. 3, March 2009


S W Hubbard
John C Boland
Jay Brooks
Jim Ingraham
Douglas Grant Johnson
Linda Landrigan
Gilbert M Stack

ISBN: 00025224
Year of publication: 2009

Alfred Hitchcocks Mystery Magazine. Vol. 54, No. 3, March 2009 The Lineup John C. Boland is a financial journalist. His last story for AHMM, Sargasso Sea, appeared in September 2008. Jay Brooks is a psychologist in New Mexico. Oil Slick is his first published short story. S. W. Hubbard is the author of a book series set in the Adirondack mountains. Her third novel, Blood Knot, was re-leased by Pocket Books in 2005. Jim Ingrahams first novel, Remains to be Seen, a police procedural set in Maine, ...

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Undisclosed

Undisclosed


Steve Alten

ISBN: 9781943957057
Year of publication: 2017

Steve Alten Undisclosed Other titles by Steve Alten MEG SERIES MEG Viper Press, a division of A M Publishing The TRENCH KensingtonPinnacle MEG: Primal Waters TorForge MEG: Hells Aquarium TorForge MEG: Night Stalkers TorForge MAYAN DOOMSDAY SERIES DOMAIN TorForge RESURRECTION TorForge PHOBOS: Mayan Fear TorForge The LOCH NESS Series The LOCH TorForge VOSTOK TorForge GOLIATH TorForge THE SHELL GAME TorForge GRIM REAPER: End of Days TorForge. THE OMEGA PROJECT TorForge SHARKMAN VIPER Press, a ...

Keywords: Fiction Roswell Secret Military Base Suspense Thrillers UFO
Battle Royale

Battle Royale


Koushun Takami

ISBN: 156931778
Year of publication: 2003

Koushun Takami BATTLE ROYALE I dedicate this to everyone I love. Even though it might not be appreciated. A student is not a tangerine. Kinpachi Sakamoto, Third Year Class B, Kinpachi Sensei But tramps like us, baby we were born to run. Bruce Springsteen, Born to Run Its so hard to love. Motoharu Sano, Its So Hard to Love During all those last weeks I spent there, there was a peculiar evil feeling in the airan atmosphere of suspicion, fear, uncertainty, and veiled hatred. You seemed to spend all ...

Keywords: dystopia
The Last Good Man

The Last Good Man


Linda Nagata

ISBN: 9781937197230
Year of publication: 2017

Linda Nagata THE LAST GOOD MAN The Business of War We told her not to go. It was too dangerous. She told us it would be all right. There would be security. The gray-haired gentleman speaks in quiet syllables, each chiseled by the emotions he holds in check as he explains the circumstances that have brought him to Requisite Operations Incorporated, a private military company headquartered in Thurston County, south of Seattle. In a conference room elegantly appointed in dark-brown fabrics and ...

Keywords: Artificial Intelligence autonomous robotics autonomous weapons Hard Science Fiction high-tech science fiction Military Science Fiction Military Thriller near-future science fiction private military company robots
The Fire Witness

The Fire Witness


Lars Kepler

ISBN: 9780007467747
Year of publication: 2013

Lars Kepler The Fire Witness All liars shall have their part in the lake which burneth with fire and brimstone... REVELATION 21:8 1 Elisabet Grim is fifty-three years old. Her hair is streaked with gray, but her eyes are bright and happy, and when she smiles, one of her front teeth juts out impishly. She is a nurse at Birgittagrden, a state-approved home for especially troubled girls north of Sundsvall. Its a small, privately owned residence. Rarely are there more than eight girls there at a ...

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Putin's Gambit

Putin's Gambit


James O Born
Lou Dobbs

ISBN: 9780765376527
Year of publication: 2017

Lou Dobbs James O. Born PUTINS GAMBIT Putins Gambit is dedicated to all the men and women of the U.S. military who serve the nation and protect us all. ACKNOWLEDGMENTS All the military officers and NATO personnel who quietly helped with this book. Tony Martindale for his excellent military insights and phenomenal photography skills. 1 Major Ronald Jackson had spent months on deployment in both Iraq and Afghanistan, as well as a brief peacekeeping stint in Kuwait after an invasion of Islamic ...

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Defectors

Defectors


Joseph Kanon

ISBN: 9781501121395
Year of publication: 2017

Joseph Kanon DEFECTORS For Marietta von Bernuth and David Esterly Map 1 MOSCOW, 1961 IT WAS STILL LIGHT when they landed at Vnukovo, the late northern light that in another month would last until midnight. There had been clouds over Poland but then just patches so you could see the endless flat country below, where the German tanks had rolled in, all the way to the outskirts of Moscow, nothing to stop them, the old fear come true, the landscape of paranoia. Even from the air it looked scrubby ...

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A Game for All the Family

A Game for All the Family


Sophie Hannah

ISBN: 9780062388315
Year of publication: 2016

DEDICATION For Karen Gearythank you for looking after my books so brilliantly for a decade CONTENTS Dedication Prologue Chapter 1: The Killing of Malachy Dodd Chapter 1 Chapter 1: The Killing of Malachy Dodd continued Chapter 2 Chapter 2: The Perrine Compromise, and Taking Turns Chapter 3 Chapter 3: Standards of Evidence and the Almost Hanging of Perrine Chapter 4 Chapter 4: Pas Devant les Enfants Chapter 5 Chapter 5: Homeschooling Chapter 6 Chapter 6: Who Was It, Sitting on That Tree Branch ...

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The Snow Tiger

The Snow Tiger


Desmond Bagley

ISBN:
Year of publication: 1975

Desmond Bagley The Snow Tiger To JOAN, on her birthday. I said I would and I did. Snow is not a wolf in sheeps clothing it is a tiger in lambs clothing. Matthias Zdarsky Absence of body is preferable to presence of mind. Anon. Prologue It was not a big avalanche, but then, it did not need to be very big to kill a man, and it was only because of Mike McGills insistence on the Oertel cord that Ballard survived. Just as a man may survive in an ocean with the proper equipment and yet drown in a ...

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Neptune

Neptune


Samuel Edwards

ISBN: 033025006
Year of publication: 1978

Samuel Edwards NEPTUNE for George Greenfield One Submerge with all possible speed, the commander ordered. Gas contraction pressure is now twelve point two per cent, the bosn said as he monitored the instrument panel located aft in the cigar-shaped bathyscaphe. Rate of descent is increasing, sir. Were about to hit eleven thousand feet. Now. Eleven thousand. The commander of the heavy steel underwater craft nodded, and there was no sound but the hum of the generator that provided the electric ...

Keywords: Cold War Espionage
Enemy of the Good

Enemy of the Good


Matthew Palmer

ISBN: 9780399175022
Year of publication: 2017

Matthew Palmer ENEMY OF THE GOOD For Bekica Always PROLOGUE BISHKEK MARCH 9, 2004 The basement was cool and damp and smelled of mildew and sour milk. There were only about twenty of them, hardly an army. The group included a few graybeards, but most were young, one or two of the boys barely old enough to shave. Zamiras heart ached for the youngsters. She was almost fifty and if the secret police put a bullet through her skull tomorrow it would have been a rich and full life. The younger ones ...

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