A deadly capturing that moves too on the subject of domestic leaves PI Derek unusual decided to discover the killer - regardless of the fee. From one of many award-winning writers of THE cord. Set in darkest, downtown Washington, Hell to Pay starts off with Quinn and unusual facing the standard detritus of the world's such a lot violent urban - a tendency cop and a lacking teenage-girl-turned-hooker - yet then a mindless dying on a sunny afternoon shakes even Derek Strange's life. A sufferer shot down by way of bullets intended for one more; a sad twist of fate that moves simply too as regards to domestic. Strange's grief is all-consuming and he swears to trace down and break the killers - ghetto kind. yet as he throws himself deeper and deeper into the quest, he has to invite questions of himself and his global that he might fairly no longer.
By Pieter Aspe
Tijdens een cruise op de Middellandse Zee worden Pieter Van In, Hannelore Martens en Guido Versavel geconfronteerd met de zorgwekkende verdwijning van Bart Vernieuwe. Als een zoektocht aan boord niets oplevert, gaat males ervan uit dat Vernieuwe verdronken is. Het is niet meteen duidelijk of het om moord of zelfmoord gaat, tot Van In erachter komt dat Willem Debaes, de schoonvader van Bart Vernieuwe, zes maanden voordien verdronken is in het zwembad van een leegstaande villa. Het onderzoek voert Van In van Barcelona naar Cannes, Firenze, Rome Alicante, Gibraltar en Lissabon terug naar Vlaanderen, waar hij touch opneemt met de familie van het slachtoffer en de dubbelzinnige Alain Dekyvere, hoofdinspecteur bij de lokale recherche. Alle aanwijzingen leiden naar een uit de hand gelopen vastgoedoperatie in de Brusselse rand. Maar zit Van In wel op het juiste spoor? En welke rol speelt Kim Debaes, de dochter van Willem Debaes en weduwe van Bart Vernieuwe?
By Sean Campbell, Daniel Campbell
A profession guy, Edwin Murphy has constantly placed extra attempt into his paintings than his kinfolk. every thing adjustments for Edwin while his spouse documents for divorce. close to wasting his domestic, his task and his little woman, Edwin orchestrates an complicated plan to get rid of his spouse and regain his former lifestyle.
The police are baffled while our bodies start to look everywhere London without obvious connection among them. Inspector David Morton needs to imagine outdoors the field as he investigates the lethal internet of deceit in the back of the murders.
By Viktor Arnar Ingolfsson
Close to a abandoned island off the western coast of Iceland in 1960, the dawning of spring brings new existence for the neighborhood flora and fauna. yet for the physique came upon by means of 3 seal hunters, wintry weather is an issue of permanence. After it really is stumbled on to be a lacking Danish cryptographer, the resultant research uncovers a mysterious hyperlink among the researcher and a medieval manuscript referred to as The publication of Flatey.
Before lengthy one other physique is located at the tiny island. This time, within the historical Viking culture, the victim’s again has been mutilated with the so-called blood eagle. Kjartan, the district magistrate’s consultant despatched to enquire the crime, quickly unearths himself descending right into a darkish, harmful global of old legends, symbolism, and mystery societies to discover a killer.
Nominated for the celebrated Glass Key award for Nordic crime fiction, The Flatey Enigma will maintain you guessing till Kjartan has cracked the code.
By Joseph D. Pistone
Posing as jewel thief "Donnie Brasco," FBI agent Joseph D. Pistone performed the main audacious sting operation ever, operating undercover for 6 years to infiltrate the flowery group of mafia infantrymen, "connected guys," captains, and godfathers.
Now his unforgettable eyewitness account brings to pulsating existence the total global of wiseguys—their code of honor and their treachery, their other halves, girlfriends and whores, their lavish spending and soiled dealings.
With the drama and suspense of a high-tension mystery, Joseph Pistone finds each amazing point of the jealously guarded international he penetrated...and attracts a chilling photo of what the mafia is, does, and capability in the United States today.
By Martina Cole
Maura Ryan was once the queen of the felony underworld whilst she pulled off the main audacious gold bullion theft of all time. considering that then she's retired from a lifetime of crime to be with the one guy she's ever enjoyed. yet enemies from her prior are remaining in and they are approximately to benefit that they need to by no means move Maura Ryan. the damaging girl is again and she's as deadly as ever ...MAURA'S online game is an explosive novel of East finish violence and corruption from essentially the most unique voices in fiction.
By O'Neil De Noux
GRIM REAPER – LaStanza Novel number one this is often New Orleans - 1981. Police Detective Dino LaStanza’s first week in murder and he needs to deal with the bad homicide of Marie Sumner, slashed to dying on a quiet French region road. LaStanza and his accomplice Mark Land paintings lengthy, difficult hours without effects. whilst one other girl is slashed to demise alongside Bayou St. John, the detectives endure witness to the carnage back. LaStanza feels even worse this time, virtually lifeless. The media labels the killer ‘The Slasher’ and while he moves a 3rd time - murdering the daughter of a filthy rich banker - LaStanza meets a tender lady who alterations his lifestyles. Lizette Marie Louvier is an appealing, clever younger lady, a gloomy haired, uptown good looks past LaStanza’s succeed in and but the charm among the 2 is indisputable. The unrelenting strain within the murder strain Cooker grows as LaStanza and his companions song a giant killer during the darkish streets of the homicide capitol of the united states, hoping they could seize him prior to he kills back. Born in New Orleans, O’Neil De Noux is a prolific American author of novels and brief tales. even supposing a lot of De Noux’s fiction falls less than the secret style (character-drive crime fiction primarily), he has released tales in lots of disciplines together with mainstream fiction, young children and young-adult fiction, science-fiction, suspense, myth, horror, western, literary, spiritual, romance, humor and erotica. In 2007, the personal Eye Writers of the United States presented its prestigious SHAMUS AWARD for most sensible brief tale to “The middle Has purposes” by way of O'Neil De Noux. The SHAMUS is given every year to acknowledge extraordinary success in inner most eye fiction. De Noux is usually the 2009 DERRINGER AWARD winner for top NOVELETTE for “Too Wise.” The Derringer Awards are given every year to acknowledge excellence within the brief secret fiction shape. In 2010, De Noux made a flow to eBooks and print-on-demand books, teaming with different artists within the paintings co-op massive Kiss Productions and released SLICK TIME, a horny caper novel, by way of collections NEW ORLEANS MYSTERIES, NEW ORLEANS NOCTURNAL, NEW ORLEANS personal, NEW ORLEANS top EVIL and BACKWASH OF THE MILKY approach. In June 2012, De Noux’s novel JOHN RAVEN BEAU was once named 2011 POLICE publication OF THE 12 months via Police-Writers.com, a gaggle that boasts of 1153 nation and native police officers from 485 country and native legislations enforcement corporations who've written 2504 police books. A hyper-realistic crime tale, JOHN RAVEN BEAU offers an intimate check out the beleaguered NOPD murder department, a narrative that starts within the French area and leads to a swamp, all in the urban limits of America’s everlasting urban, a urban that can not be destroyed – New Orleans. prior in 2012, after six months of extensive study and eighteen months of continuous writing, O’Neil De Noux released conflict KISS, a 320,000 observe epic of affection and conflict set opposed to the landscape of the conflict of recent Orleans, January eight, 1815. So well timed is the publication, published because the bicentennial of the warfare of 1812 arrives, Mr. De Noux obtained an Artist companies occupation development Award from the Louisiana department of the humanities for his paintings on conflict KISS. additionally in 2012, Mr. De Noux’s first deepest eye was once released. ENAMORED a unique of obsession and homicide, is determined in 1950 New Orleans. one other crime novel, BOURBON road, set in 1947, used to be published in 2012, in addition to the young-adult superhero novel MISTIK. In 2012, O’Neil De Noux was once elected Vice-President of the personal Eye Writers of the United States. In January 2013, the long-awaited go back of NOPD murder Detective Dino LaStanza got here with the e-book of De Noux’s crime fiction tour-de-force NEW ORLEANS murder, besides the re-issue of the entire prior LaStanza novels as alternate paperbacks and eBooks. extra LaStanza novels are coming near near. LaStanza Novels no 1 GRIM REAPER #2 the massive KISS #3 BLUE ORLEANS #4 CRESCENT urban KILLS #5 the large exhibit #6 NEW ORLEANS murder
By A. C. Baantjer
Op een overdue avond meldt zich aan het aloude politiebureau aan de Amsterdamse Warmoesstraat een jongeman. Bij Rechercheur De Cock (met ceeooceekaa) en diens collega Vledder doet hij aangifte van de verdwijning van zijn welgestelde, nooit getrouwde oudoom. Zo op het eerste gezicht is dit een zaak uit honderden. Maar al spoedig blijkt een fraaie verzameling beeldjes van de apostel Petrus een rol te spelen bij de verdwijning, en komt het tweetal onderzoekers voor de ene na de andere verrassing te staan. Een puntgaaf De Cockverhaal, met spanning, originaliteit, ontroering en humor.