By Frank Schatzing
Within the 12 months 1260, a very good cathedral, the main formidable ecclesiastical construction in all of Christendom, is emerging excessive above the bustling urban of Cologne lower than the supervision of the architect Gerhard Morart. a ways lower than the hovering spires and flying buttresses, a sour battle rages among the archbishop and the city's ruling service provider families—a lethal clash that says Morart because the first of its many sufferers. yet there's a witness to the homicide of the unlucky architect, driven to his dying from the cathedral's scaffolding. A crafty, street-smart, politically naive petty thief referred to as "Jacob the Fox" has noticeable it all—and seeing has made him the objective of a constant and ruthlessly effective murderer who is been stripped of his humanity through darkish, hidden secrets and techniques. Ensnared within the strangling vines of a terrifying conspiracy, the Fox needs to now run for his existence. yet who—and what—is he operating from?
By Lauren Kelly
Awealthy, charismatic, and debatable "benefactress of art," Drewe Hildebrand disappears from her property at the Hudson River, probably kidnapped within the evening. Her younger niece, Marta, present in a desolate forest within sight, is simply too traumatized to explain the kidnappers. A provocative show of avant-garde "bio-art" that features a blood masks of Drewe Hildebrand is disrupted through protestors. during this, her 3rd suspense novel, Lauren Kelly explores the startling global of "bio-artists" and their admirers, analyzing the intermingling of personal, inscrutable factors with public mask of dominance and tool; the ways that religious yearnings could be remodeled into worldly, erotic appetites that eat the blameless.
By Giampaolo Simi
Psychologisch dichter, hoch spannender Krimi über die Camorra und ihre Methoden
Die Polizistin Rosa erlebt ihren ersten Einsatz im Zeugenschutzprogramm: Sie muss den jungen, aussagewilligen Camorra-Boss Cocíss an einem geheimen Ort bewachen, um ihn vor der Rache seiner eigenen Leute zu bewahren. Doch Rosa merkt schnell, dass die Camorra das Versteck längst kennt. Sie entschließt sich eigenmächtig zu einer Flucht mit dem Camorrista, auch wenn sie sich damit in äußerste Gefahr begibt. Andrerseits gibt es zwischen ihr und Cocíss auch Momente von Komplizenschaft und Nähe. Doch kann sie ihm wirklich trauen?
Ein atemberaubend spannender mystery und ein außergewöhnlicher Einblick in die Welt der Camorra.
By Declan Hughes
Even the easiest inner most eye wishes greater than a reputation to discover a lacking person—but that is the entire details Ed Loy will get from Father Vincent Tyrrell, brother of favourite racehorse coach F. X. Tyrrell. Loy isn't really with out good fortune, although, and a cell quantity inadvertently came across on an unidentified physique sends him digging deep into the Tyrrells' relatives historical past. yet there's extra to this respected extended family of horse breeders, investors, and gamblers than meets the eye—a truth proven through the demise of 2 extra individuals with connections to the Tyrrells. at the eve of 1 of Ireland's such a lot expected sports, Loy is having a bet his lifestyles with the intention to disrupt a twisted killer's grasp plan. lethal passions beget darkish secrets and techniques in a chilling tale that would have readers on part all through, as award-winning writer Declan Hughes once more paints an arresting portrait of an eire no longer present in any guidebooks.
By Charlie Owen
It's the Seventies and Horse's Arse is the affectionate identify for Handstead New city, a North Manchester overspill and an unholy unload. The police use it as a penal posting -- all of the undesirable egg coppers turn out there. Worst among the citizens of Handstead are the Park Royal Mafia, a gang of violent thugs who terrorise their neighbourhood. They and the officials doomed to serve at Handstead strive against continually for dominance. this is often the tale of a few of these law enforcement officials - the awful Brothers, Psycho, Pizza, Piggy Malone and others, a bunch of hooligans in uniform and their trip via extra, melancholy and at last a few kind of salvation!
By Elizabeth Lowell
Ny occasions bestselling writer Elizabeth Lowell creates one other masterpiece of pleasure and chills, ardour and shock Die in simple Sight whilst Lacey Quinn inherits the extraordinary landscapes performed by means of her overdue, much-loved grandfather, she believes they're nearly as good as whatever placing in museums. however the work now in her ownership are greater than the works of a skilled grasp. they're anguished voices from the grave . . . crying homicide! Lacey starts getting to know her grandfather's previous -- and is rocked presently by way of an odd sequence of violent occasions. somebody desires to thieve her inheritance, to lessen the work to unrecognizable ashes in a suspicious blaze. anyone desires to hinder Lacey from studying her grandfather's paintings too heavily . . . in any respect useful. Ian Lapstrake, a safety expert, has taken an curiosity in Lacey's inheritance . . . and in her. bothered via what he sees, he turns into Lacey's shadow, as her look for solutions leads them either down an ever-darkening highway paved with lies, blood, and devastating secrets and techniques.
By John Rector
All Nate and Sara wish is a brand new lifestyles in a brand new city, clear of the crime and poverty in their past. So, after being approached at a roadside diner by way of a guy providing $500 for a journey to Omaha, they ponder whether their success could be altering. initially it kind of feels like effortless cash, yet inside a couple of hours the guy is dead. Now, pressured off the line by way of a snowfall and trapped in a run-down hotel at the facet of a abandoned street, Nate and Sara start to discover the man's secrets and techniques. Who he was once, how he died, and most significantly, why he used to be sporting million money in his suitcase. earlier than they are aware of it, Nate and Sara are struggling with for his or her lives, and in any case, every one has to make a decision simply how a ways they're keen to visit continue to exist. The chilly Kiss is an everyman mental mystery that pits a younger couple opposed to ethical corruption, greed, betrayal, and love. extra easily, for 2 characters who could have used up all their possibilities, it is the vintage ultimate journey down the darkish tunnel that will bring about heaven, yet drags them via hell. this can be a easy Plan meets The Getaway, with a pulse-pounding plot and a twist ending. John Rector is identify that each one mystery fanatics will come to grasp and love for future years.