R.D. Wingfield's unforgettable Jack Frost returns during this gripping prequel to the bestselling sequence. A Sunday occasions Top 10 Bestseller.
Denton, 1981. Britain is in recession, the IRA is changing into more and more lively and the country's on alert for a virus of rabies. Detective Sergeant Jack Frost is operating lower than his mentor and suggestion DI Bert Williams, and coping badly along with his more and more strained marriage. yet DI Williams is nowhere to be visible. So whilst a 12-year-old lady is going lacking from a division shop altering room, DS Frost is installed cost of the research.
By Arne Dahl
En ung fotbollssupporter blir dräpt med en ölsejdel på en känd stockholmskrog. Det är ett vanligt grått och rått vardagsvåldsbrott i huvudstadens centrum.
In kallas ett par straffkommenderade kriminalare från det som en gång var rikskriminalens "specialenhet för våldsbrott av internationell art", mer känd som A-gruppen.
Och någonting sker. Bakom det blodiga ölsejdelsplittret tonar ett helt annat händelseförlopp fram. Det leder i många riktningar. Mot Kumlabunkern, där en telephone exploderar. Mot Sickla industriområde, där en uppgörelse inom den undre världen äger rum. Mot web, där grova övergrepp dokumenteras. Mot Danderyd, där en narkotikahandlare påtar i sin paradisiska trädgård. Mot poliskåren, där ett högre polisbefäl börjar bete sig egendomligt. Mot framtiden, där ett terrordåd plötsligt tornar upp sig. Mot det förflutna, där helvetets djupaste hålor skymtar until. Och mot ett berg i en bättre värld än vår...
Upp until toppen av berget är den tredje boken i Arne Dahls internationellt uppmärksammade serie om A-gruppen.
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By Allison Brennan
I NOW PRONOUNCE YOU . . . DEAD
After a tricky breakup together with her boyfriend, Lucy Kincaid wishes a distinct type of holiday. So she heads west to hitch her brother, an ex-cop, for a protracted weekend of snowboarding within the mountains. At a picturesque resort tucked excessive within the Sierra Nevada, Lucy unearths simply what she’s trying to find: a calm retreat undisturbed via web, tv, and mobile phone distractions. She additionally unearths an unforeseen crew of newlyweds looking their very own idyllic getaway.
But discovering certainly one of her fellow visitors useless wasn’t within the brochure. And neither was once the in a single day storm from snow that leaves the hotel bring to a halt from the skin global. while Lucy’s brother suspects the honeymooner’s demise used to be foul play, he’s mysteriously afflicted in poor health. Now, to maintain him and herself alive, it’s as much as aspiring FBI agent Lucy Kincaid to determine which of the lovebirds trapped within the inn is known as a chicken of prey.
BONUS: This version contains an excerpt from Allison Brennan’s upcoming novel Kiss Me, Kill Me in addition to an specific excerpt from an FBI interview with Lucy Kincaid!
By Neil R. Storey
As good because the murders of Jack the Ripper—perhaps the main notorious in history—nine different circumstances are investigated intimately: the nonetheless mysterious Ratcliffe street Murders of 1811; Henry Wainwright, who dismembered his mistress and rolled up her is still in a carpet in 1874; Israel Lipski, whose identify turned a time period of derision and abuse opposed to Jews in East London for years following his conviction for the homicide of a tender girl in 1887; the unsolved homicide of Frances Coles in 1891; the Whitechapel excessive highway Newspaper store homicide in 1904; the Houndsditch Murders and the Siege of Sydney highway in 1910, during which a theft plotted through Russian anarchists went badly fallacious; the throat-cutting William Cronin in 1925; the Bow street Cinema homicide in 1934; and at last the capturing of George Cornell through Ronnie Kray on the Blind Beggar pub in 1966.
By Patricia Cornwell
With exceptional high-tension suspense and the newest in forensic know-how, Patricia Cornwell once more proves her remarkable skill to surprise—and to thrill—in this electrifying Kay Scarpetta novel.
A physique, oddly draped in an strange fabric, has simply been stumbled on contained in the sheltered gates of MIT, and it’s suspected the identification is that of lacking machine engineering grad pupil Gail Shipton, final obvious the evening ahead of at a stylish Cambridge bar. it sounds as if she’s been murdered, mere weeks ahead of the trial in her $100 million lawsuit opposed to her former monetary supervisor, and Massachusetts leader health worker Kay Scarpetta doubts it’s a twist of fate. She additionally fears the case could have a reference to her computing device genius niece, Lucy.
In Dust, Scarpetta and her colleagues are up opposed to a strength way more sinister than a sexual predator who matches the legal category of a “spectacle killer.” The homicide of Gail Shipton quickly leads deep into the darkish global of clothier medicinal drugs, drone know-how, equipped crime, and surprising corruption on the optimum degrees.
By James Patterson
New York's Lombardo's Steak home is recognized for 3 reasons--the menu, the clients, and now, the grotesque homicide of an notorious mob legal professional. without problems, the murderer slips throughout the police's arms, and his absence sparks a blaze of accusations approximately who ordered the hit.
Seated at a close-by desk, reporter Nick Daniels is engaging in a once-in-a-lifetime interview with a mythical baseball bad-boy. within the chaos, he unintentionally captures a key piece of proof that lands him in the course of an all-out battle among Italian and Russian mafia forces. NYPD captains, district legal professionals, mayoral applicants, media kingpins, and one shockingly attractive journal editor are all pushing their very own agendas--on either side of the law.
And the dead
Back off--or die--is the transparent message Nick gets as he investigates for a narrative of his own. Heedless, and maybe in love along with his attractive editor, Nick endures humiliation, threats, violence, and worse in a mystery that overturns each expectation and finishes with the type of flourish simply James Patterson is familiar with.
By Gabino Iglesias
He has a mouth in his intestine. An obnoxious, toothy, foul-mouthed, pig of a mouth. fortunately, his female friend does not appear to brain. Marie, the one-legged stripper and cyber-prostitute love of his lifestyles is particularly accepting of it. after which a bit too accepting. What could you do in case your female friend cheated on you with the voracious yapper lower than your stomach button? should you reside in Gutmouth's world-a bleak urban the place ugly, spontaneous mutations are not any enormous deal, klepto-roaches take whatever now not tied-down, medicines flip discomfort into excitement, shoppers are tortured for becoming nutrition, and your ally is a misogynistic rat-man-you may possibly do whatever loopy. And what for those who obtained caught?
By Julie Harrower
Psychology in perform is the definitive six-part sequence at the functional functions of psychology to components of lifestyle, masking crime, schooling, well-being, activity, businesses and the surroundings. each one booklet within the sequence examines one unit of the purposes of Psychology element of the OCR syllabus.
Psychology in perform: Crime covers the appliance of psychology to our knowing of legal behaviour. Forensic psychology has considerably increased over contemporary years and now makes a important contribution to the research of crime, the improvement of therapy programmes for offenders, crime prevention, and study which could give you the foundation of professional testimony within the court docket.
Key studying aids comprise:
- a collection of keyword phrases for every chapter
- functional exercises
- part summaries and total major bankruptcy points
- steered extra interpreting and net sites
- pattern exam questions in response to OCR specimen materials.
By James Patterson
Your top friend
Lindsay Boxer is pregnant eventually! yet her paintings does not sluggish for a moment. whilst millionaire Chaz Smith is mercilessly gunned down, she discovers that the homicide weapon is associated with the deaths of 4 of San Francisco's so much untouchable criminals. And it used to be taken from her personal department's facts locker. an individual may be the killer--even her closest friends.
Or a vicious killer?
Lindsay is named subsequent to the main strange crime scene she's ever visible: bodiless heads elaborately displayed within the backyard of a world-famous actor. one other head is unearthed within the backyard, and Lindsay realizes that the floor might cover countless numbers of sufferers.
You will not be aware of till the 11th hour
A reporter launches a sequence of vicious articles concerning the circumstances and Lindsay's own lifestyles is laid naked. yet this time she has nobody to show to--especially now not Joe. 11TH HOUR is the main surprising, so much emotional, and such a lot exciting Women's homicide membership novel ever.
By Davis Grubb
The bestselling, nationwide e-book Award--finalist novel that encouraged Charles Laughton's expressionist horror vintage starring Robert Mitchum and Shelley Winters.
Two young ones, Pearl and John Harper, are being raised on my own by means of their mom in Cresap's touchdown, Ohio. Their father Ben has simply been achieved for killing males during an armed theft. Ben by no means instructed somebody the place he concealed the 10 thousand cash he stole; no longer his widow Willa, now not his attorney, nor his cell-mate Henry "Preacher" Powell. yet Preacher, along with his lengthy background of fascinating his manner into widows' hearts and lives, has an inkling that Ben's cash can be inside his succeed in. once he's unfastened, Preacher makes his approach up the river to go to the Harper relatives where--he hopes--a little baby shall lead him to the fortune that he seeks.