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  • WHEN YOU SEE ME

    Lisa Gardner

    THE INTERNATIONAL #1 BESTSELLING AUTHOR ___________________________ A body is found in the hills - but the truth still lies buried... In a small town in the Deep South, Flora Dane is part of a task force committed to hunting down every last trace of notorious serial kidnapper Jacob Ness. As his last victim, imprisoned by Ness in a small box for over a year, she knew him better than most. Even after his death, his evil still lingers. But this is the kind of town that doesn''t take kindly to strangers asking questions. The kind of town where dark secrets lurk just beneath the surface. The kind of town she might not leave alive. ___________________________ Featuring Detective D.D. Warren and FBI Special Agent Kimberley Quincy ___________________________ ''A string of murders, a crack FBI team and a voiceless girl desperate for revenge - this twist-a-minute thriller has it all.'' KARIN SLAUGHTER ''A twisty-turny psycho-thriller with a plot and characters that won''t let you go. Lisa Gardner is at the top of her game!'' KATHY REICHS '' When You See Me is another rocket-fuel-propelled thriller from Lisa Gardner. This culmination of her great talents . . . starts out chillingly intimate and explodes into a sky-high denouement that will leave you breathless.'' GREGG HURWITZ ___________________________ Readers love WHEN YOU SEE ME: ''I haven''t read a Lisa Gardner book in a while, I will go searching to see what I have missed. What a book! I was totally gripped and read it in one go.'' '' A fantastic nail biting read'' ''When it comes to writing a tense, fast paced, gripping and unputdownable thrillers, Lisa Gardner has few rivals .'' '' Psychological twists and turns abound making this a taut thriller to read'' ''A wonderfully realised psycho-thriller of the highest order .'' '' Unmissable and unputdownable - When You See Me demands to be read in one sitting.'' ''This story had me experiencing a whole spectrum of emotions from shock and horror to breathless anticipation .'' ''I just swallowed this whole.'' ''The suspense and thrill throughout the book was absolutely stunning! The twists and turns kept me awake all night'' ''The first book I have read in the series but it is perfect as a standalone, though it does make me want to read the previous books in the series .'' ''A fast-paced, page-turning thriller'' ''A fast paced read with chilling moments that will give you goosebumps and keep you on the edge of your seat for many moments.'' '' I honestly cannot recommend this book enough .'' '' Riveting and thrilling at times , this was a grippingly good read.'' ''This is my first read of Lisa Gardner and what a great read. I can see that I have been missing out so will have to put that right '' ''Incredible penmanship with a tendency to keep a reader hooked. So excited for people to read this! '' ''I loved this!'' ''I will certainly be going back and reading the books in the series.'' ''This is an excellent novel and I highly recommend this to other readers'' ''It starts well and finishes even better!'' ''There was barely time to pause for breath reading this!'' ''This author is unrivalled in the genre in my opinion.''

  • STOP PRESS NEWS! NOW A SUNDAY TIMES TOP TEN BESTSELLER, AND OPTIONED FOR FILM WITH JULIA ROBERTS TO STAR IN AND PRODUCE If your husband was murdered And you were a witness How do you explain it when he appears on your nanny cam? You thought you trusted him. Now you can''t even trust yourself. Dark secrets and a terrifying hunt for the truth lie at the heart of this gripping new thriller by the ''master of the double twist'', Harlan Coben.

  • Anglais Pretty girls

    Karin Slaughter

    The compelling new standalone novel from the Sunday Times No. 1 bestselling author of Unseen and Cop Town. With a missing girl in the news, Claire Scott can''t help but be reminded of her sister, who disappeared twenty years ago in a mystery that was never solved. But when Claire begins to learn the truth about her sister, nothing will ever be the same.

  • Never tell*

    Lisa Gardner

    THE INTERNATIONAL NUMBER ONE BESTSELLING AUTHOR ''A TSUNAMI OF A THRILLER . This may well be Gardner''s best work'' - DAVID BALDACCI _______________ One death might be an accident. Two deaths looks like murder. A man is shot dead in his own home, and his pregnant wife, Evie, is found with the gun in her hands. Detective D.D. Warren instantly recognises her. Sixteen years ago, Evie also shot her own father. That killing was ruled an accident. D.D. doesn''t believe in coincidences. But this case isn''t as open and shut as it first appears, and her job is to discover the truth. Evie might be a victim. Or she might be about to get away with murder again. _______________ '' Never Tell is raw, visceral, emotional, the sentences come at you like MP5 rounds , and features three incredible characters, D.D., Flora and Evie, who, alone, could carry any narrative.'' - DAVID BALDACCI ''a shattering emotional journey that''s utterly relentless in pacing and suspense. Tell everyone that Never Tell is an early candidate for the best thriller of 2019 .'' - PROVIDENCE JOURNAL '' Never Tell is a pacey and action-packed thriller that will leave you feeling breathless '' - CULTUREFLY ''... pulls no punches in its authenticity. She is one of the masters when it comes to crime fiction. Fans of her novels will consider this one of her best , and newcomers will be in awe of the compelling story and unpredictability of the proceedings.'' - MAIL ONLINE ''This career-best thriller from the bestseller will keep you up into the wee small hours ... the twists just keep coming '' - PETERBOROUGH EVENING TELEGRAPH '' Lisa Gardner has outdone herself with this powerful novel about three women, two murders, and uncountable secrets! From its stunning opening to its last thrilling page, Never Tell will captivate, surprise, and satisfy you.'' - LISA SCOTTOLINE '' Never Tell shocks the system like ten thousand volts. D.D. Warren''s most gripping case yet. Brace yourself , gulp down a deep breath, and dive in.'' - A.J. FINN ''Gardner''s writing is beautiful, and the plot weaves together masterfully with detail and precision... For anyone looking for a suspenseful, gripping read, Never Tell will not disappoint .'' - NEW YORK JOURNAL OF BOOKS ''Her character work is beautifully done, and she deftly handles multiple narrators, timelines and plot arcs. Gardner strikes what feels like a perfect tone... Never Tell is an excellent addition to the D.D. Warren series and proof it''s never too late to draw in new fans.'' - SHELF AWARENESS '' Nail-biting ... Gardner''s commendable storytelling will keep fans eagerly waiting for the next outing for D.D. and Flora'' - PUBLISHERS WEEKLY ''In her latest nail-biter Never Tell , Lisa Gardner knows just what her readers want and how to give it to them.'' - REAL BOOK SPY '' This novel is on fire! Surprising twists and a great cast make this a brilliant page-turner that I can recommend to everyone.'' - THE BELGIAN REVIEWER BLOG '' gripping, compelling, and full of twists '' - BOOK AFTER BOOK BLOG

  • Anglais Portobello

    Ruth Rendell

    Eugene Wren inherited an art gallery from his father. One day, Eugene came across an envelope containing money. He picked it up, wrote a note and stuck it up on a lamppost near his house: "'Found in Chepstow Villas, a sum of money between eighty and a hundred and sixty pounds. Anyone who has lost such a sum should apply to the phone number below."

  • __________________________ ONE WILD PARTY. FOUR COUNTS OF MURDER. A mansion in Beverly Hills is leased out to host an event wild enough to herald the end of days. The next day there isn''t a living soul to be seen. But in the driveway sits a super-stretch limo, unlocked, with four bodies inside it. Nothing links the victims together. Each has been killed in a different way. Now it''s up to brilliant psychologist Alex Delware and LAPD Lieutenant Milo Sturgis to begin their grisliest and most baffling case yet. As they struggle to make sense of the mass slaying, they will be forced to confront a level of evil that nothing can prepare them for.

  • ''I swear I didn''t breathe the whole time I was reading it. Gripping, pacy, brilliantly twisty.'' CLARE MACKINTOSH ''Creepy, intricate and utterly immersive: an excellent holiday read.'' GUARDIAN ''A twisty and engrossing story of betrayal and redemption.'' IAN RANKIN ____________________________ FROM THE #1 BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THEN SHE WAS GONE In a large house in London''s fashionable Chelsea, a baby is awake in her cot. Well-fed and cared for, she is happily waiting for someone to pick her up. In the kitchen lie three decomposing corpses. Close to them is a hastily scrawled note. They''ve been dead for several days. Who has been looking after the baby? And where did they go? Two entangled families. A house with the darkest of secrets. A compulsive new thriller from Lisa Jewell. ____________________________ ''Rich, dark and intricately twisted , this enthralling whodunnit mixes family saga with domestic noir to brilliantly chilling effect.'' RUTH WARE '' You don''t read a Lisa Jewell book, you fall into it. It takes huge talent to establish a whole world in the turn of two pages.'' ERIN KELLY ''I had an unrelentingly pleasurable and thrilling for-God''s-sake-tell-me-what-happened sensation in my stomach for the entire read ... Stupendous!'' RUTH JONES ''Absolutely brilliant. Great characterisation, a fascinating and dark set up and a great conclusion. She''s always great but this is next level stuff.'' SARAH PINBOROUGH '' Few writers of psychological suspense devise such swift, slippery plots; fewer still people their stories with characters so human and complex. Lisa''s Jewell''s The Family Upstairs glitters like a blade and cuts even deeper. '' AJ FINN ''Whenever I pick up a Lisa Jewell novel I know I''m in for a compelling, immersive and unputdownable read and The Family Upstairs is one of her very best'' CL TAYLOR ''I had hoped to save The Family Upstairs for my holiday, but failed miserably ... I was hooked from the first page. I think it''s her best yet and hands down my favourite book so far this year.'' ALICE FEENEY ''Utterly compelling. Deliciously dark and twisty with characters who live on in your head. Lisa Jewell just keeps getting better and better.'' JANE CORRY ''This is my pick of the crop of thrillers out this month ... Lisa Jewell is brilliant at creating a menacing atmosphere and this is almost unbelievably tense at times. '' GOOD HOUSEKEEPING ''It''s absolutely bloody brilliant and I can''t tell you much I wish I''d written it.'' TAMMY COHEN ''It''s SO GOOD!'' INDIA KNIGHT ''I loved The Family Upstairs !'' SARAH JESSICA PARKER ____________________________ Readers are obsessed with The Family Upstairs: ''I read so many books in the crime/mystery genre that it becomes harder to find a book that stands out. This one succeeded!! Hooked from page one'' '' I totally adored this book . All of Lisa Jewell''s books are fabulous, but something about this one is extra special.'' '' Absolutely absorbing ... thoroughly enjoyed it'' ''Kept me captivated from the very beginning ... Definitely worth reading - as long you like reading into the night! '' ''Everything you could wish for in a book. I devoured it. '' ''Wow!!'' ''What a book. Clever would be an understatement . And those last pages left me with chills. The concept had me intrigued and the execution had me captivated. I COULD NOT PUT THIS BOOK DOWN!''

  • The Women''s Murder Club face the fight of their lives in the latest thriller from the bestselling James Patterson series THREE CITIES. THREE BULLETS. THREE VICTIMS. Simultaneous murders hit LA, Chicago and San Francisco. SFPD Sergeant Lindsay Boxer is tasked with uncovering what links these precise and calculated killings. Lindsay discovers that the victims all excel in lucrative, criminal activity. As the casualty list expands, fear and fascination with this shocking spree provoke debate across the country. Are the killers villains or heroes? And who will be next?

  • Home

    Harlan Coben

    ''ANOTHER INSTANT COBEN BOLITAR CLASSIC'' Michael J Fox For ten long years two boys have been missing. Now you think you''ve seen one of them. He''s a young man. And he''s in trouble. Do you approach him? Ask him to come home with you? And how can you be sure it''s really him? You thought your search for the truth was over. It''s only just begun.

  • THE STORE

    James Patterson

    Set in a world where one online retail giant dominates all others, a husband and wife infiltrate the inner workings of the store and discover motives that are more sinister than they could possibly imagine.

  • WATCHING YOU

    Lisa Jewell

    You''re not the only one watching. ''Page one intrigued me. Page three hooked me. By page five, I was consumed . This compulsive, propulsive novel is both a seize-you-by-the-throat thriller and a genuinely moving family drama. Stellar.'' - A.J. Finn, author of The Woman in the Window ''Jewell writes wonderfully engaging characters who weave plausibly tangled webs and the whodunit was largely incidental until the closing pages. She masterfully draws all her threads together throwing in some cunning twists for good measure...The countdown is on for the next Lisa Jewell novel.'' - Daily Express _______________ You''re back home after four years working abroad, new husband in tow. You''re keen to find a place of your own. But for now you''re crashing in your big brother''s spare room. That''s when you meet the man next door . He''s the head teacher at the local school. Twice your age. Extraordinarily attractive. You find yourself watching him . All the time. But you never dreamed that your innocent crush might become a deadly obsession. Or that someone is watching you . _______________ Family secrets, illicit passion and an unexplained murder? It can only be the gripping new novel from Lisa Jewell, #1 bestselling author of Then She Was Gone. _______________ ''I was totally gripped by this excellent psychological thriller . Set in Bristol, it opens with a dead body, then moves into the head of Joey, a newly-married 27-year-old who gets a sudden crush on one of her new neighbours, which quickly becomes obsessive. Hugely enjoyable. '' - Marian Keyes, author of The Break '' If you only pick one summer read this year, make it Watching You . I inhaled it in one sitting. A gripping plot, characters you love but can''t trust, and a thumping emotional heart, Lisa Jewell has done it again. '' - Sarah Pinborough, author of Behind Her Eyes and 13 Minutes ''If you loved The Woman in The Window and The Girl on the Train then this is for you !'' - the Hotlist, U Magazine ''Then She Was Gone was my favourite thriller last year and this is even better . Brilliantly plotted and impossible to put down , it kept me guessing until the very end.'' - Alice Feeney, author of Sometimes I Lie '' She''s done it again! Lisa Jewell has penned the page-turner of the summer. Emotionally-engrossing and utterly compelling, with a mystery that keeps you gripped until the last heart-wrenching page.'' - Tammy Cohen, author of They All Fall Down

  • Anglais Stay alive

    Simon Kernick

    The gripping new race-against-time thriller by the best-selling author of Relentless , The Last 10 Seconds , Siege and Ultimatum . ONE WITNESS You''re on a trip with your family, miles from anywhere. A shot rings out - and your whole life changes in an instant. ONE SECRET A woman is racing towards you, chased by three gunmen. Although you don''t know it, she harbours a deadly secret. She''s in terrible danger. And now you are too. NO ESCAPE You''re running, terrified, desperate to find safety. You know that the men hunting you have killed before. And if they catch you, you''ll be next ... ''Brilliant'' Sunday Mirror ''Hang on tight!'' Harlen Coben

  • Anglais Broken

    Karin Slaughter

    When the body of a young woman is discovered deep beneath the icy waters of Lake Grant, a note left under a rock by the shore points to suicide. But within minutes, it becomes clear that this is no suicide. It's a cold blooded murder. All too soon former Grant County medical examiner Sara Linton - home for Thanksgiving after a long absence - finds herself unwittingly drawn into the case. The chief suspect is desperate to see her but when she arrives at the local police station she is met with a horrifying sight - he lies dead in his cell, the words 'Not me' scrawled across the walls...

  • JUROR NO. 3

    James Patterson

    From the author of the Sunday Times no. 1 bestseller, The President is Missing A RACIALLY CHARGED MURDER SPLITS A TOWN IN TWO Ruby Bozarth, a newcomer to Rosedale, Mississippi, is also fresh to the Mississippi Bar - and she faces an impossible task defending a college football star accused of murder. The victim is a young woman from one of the town''s oldest families, and Rosedale''s upper crust are howling for blood. Then news breaks of a second murder, and lurid, intertwining investigations unfold. Ruby discovers that no one in Rosedale can be trusted, especially the twelve men and women on the jury. They may be hiding the biggest secret of all.

  • Anglais The Appeal

    John Grisham

    In a courtroom in Mississippi, a jury returns a shocking verdict against a chemical company accused of dumping toxic waste. The company appeals to the Mississippi Supreme Court, whose nine justices will either approve the verdict or reverse it. Who are the nine? How will they vote? Can one be replaced before the case is ultimately decided?

  • Jack Morgan receives an offer he cannot refuse... When the head of the world''s foremost investigation agency is invited to meet Princess Caroline, third in line to the British throne, he boards his Gulfstream jet and flies straight to London. The Princess needs Morgan''s skills, and his discretion. Sophie Edwards, a close friend of the royal, has gone missing. She must be found before the media become aware of it. Morgan knows there is more to this case than he is being told. But what is the Princess hiding?

  • Officer Rory Yates is called home to settle deadly scores Rory Yates''s skill and commitment to the badge have seen him rise through the ranks in the Texas Ranger division, but it came at a cost - his marriage. When he receives a worrying phone call from his ex-wife, Anne, Rory speeds to what used to be their marital home. He arrives to a horrifying crime scene and a scathing accusation: he is named a suspect in Anne''s murder. Rory''s only choice is to find the killer himself. He risks his job, his pride, his reputation among everyone he loves to pursue the truth. Yates follows the Ranger creed - never to surrender. That code just might bring him out alive.

  • The dream team delivers big time ... Clinton's insider secrets and Patterson's storytelling genius make this the political thriller of the decade.' - Lee Child ________________________________ The President is Missing. The world is in shock.

    But the reason he's missing is much worse than anyone can imagine.

    With details only a President could know, and the kind of suspense only James Patterson can deliver.
    ________________________________ 'A bullet train of a thriller. The Day of the Jackal for the twenty-first century.' - A.J. Finn, author of The Woman in the Window 'This book moves like Air Force One. Big and fast.' - Michael Connelly, author of the Harry Bosch series 'The President Is Missing is a big, splashy juggernaut of a novel, combining thrills with a truly authentic look at the inner happenings in Washington. I read it in one gulp. You will too.' - Harlan Coben, #1 bestselling author of Don't Let Go 'Yes, The President is Missing is fiction - it's a thriller - but James Patterson and I have come up with three of the most frightening days in the history of the presidency. And it could really happen... These days, the seemingly impossible can happen. And it happens so fast. I believe that readers will not soon forget President Jonathan Duncan and his story.' - Bill Clinton 'Needless to say, we had some great conversations about the presidency, what life in Washington is really like, and about the state of America and the rest of the world.' - James Patterson 'I felt like I was right along with the characters for the shocking twists and turns you'll never guess are coming. Patterson and Clinton have created a truly unique character in their 'missing' President. The President is Missing puts the listener inside the White House and inside the mind of a President grappling with extraordinary circumstances.' - Dennis Quaid on the audiobook of The President is Missing 'Relentless in its plotting and honest in its examination of issues that strike close to our hearts.' - Jeffery Deaver 'A first-rate collaboration from a couple of real pros! Engrossing from page one.' - David Baldacci 'vivid, engrossing - and authentically frightening.' - Carl Hiaasen, author of Razor Girl 'The President is Missing is more than a thriller - it's a skeleton key that lets you inside the head of a U.S. president.' - Brad Meltzer, author of The Escape Artist 'From the pens of two American icons comes a political thriller that rocks... a helluva story.' - Nelson DeMille, author of The Cuban Affair 'The President Is Missing is heart-pounding, gripping, terrifying... a genuinely masterful thriller. My knuckles are still white!' - Louise Penny, #1 bestselling author of Glass Houses 'Marry the political savvy of Bill Clinton with the craftsmanship of James Patterson and you get a fabulously entertaining thriller that is meticulous in its portrayal of Washington politics, gripping in its pacing, and harrowing in its depiction of the perils of cyberwarfare.' - Ron Chernow, #1 bestselling and Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Alexander Hamilton and Grant 'Compelling from page one. A fantastic read!' - Mary Higgins Clark, #1 bestselling author of I've Got My Eyes on You

  • THE FIRST LADY

    James Patterson

    "Sir, the First Lady ... has gone rogue." President Tucker is caught up in a media firestorm. The scandal of his affair has sent shockwaves through his re-election campaign, and threatens to derail everything he has worked for. To win the vote, he needs the First Lady to stand by his side. But Grace Tucker has a mind of her own. After years of compromise, unfulfilled promises, deception and betrayal, Grace refuses to give in to her husband''s deamnds. Escaping the city and her Secret Service agents, she is officially off the radar. But did the First Lady run away? Or is she in far greater danger than anyone could have imagined?

  • When three female schoolteachers go missing in San Francisco, what starts as a missing person case quickly escalates to a troubling murder investigation. Detective Lindsay Boxer and her partner fight to protect the streets of San Francisco from an international war criminal in the latest Women's Murder Club thriller.

  • Anglais ALERT

    James Patterson

    Every New Yorker''s worst nightmare is about to become a reality. New York has seen more than its fair share of horrific attacks, but the city is about to be shaken in a way it never has before. After two devastating catastrophes in quick succession, everyone is on edge. Detective Michael Bennett is assigned to the case and given the near impossible task of hunting down the shadowy terror group responsible. With troubles at home to contend with, Bennett has never been more at risk, or more alone, fighting the chaos all around him. Then a shocking assassination makes it clear that these inexplicable events are just the prelude to the biggest threat of all. Now Bennett is racing against the clock to save his beloved city - before the most destructive force he has ever faced tears it apart.

  • Even for Private Investigations, the world''s top detective agency, it''s tough to find a man who doesn''t exist . . . Craig Gisto has promised Eliza Moss that his elite team at Private Sydney will investigate the disappearance of her father. After all, as CEO of a high-profile research company, Eric Moss shouldn''t be difficult to find. Except it''s not just the man who''s gone missing. Despite the most advanced technology at their disposal, they find every trace of him has vanished too. And they aren''t the only ones on the hunt. Powerful figures want Moss to stay ''lost'', while others just as ruthlessly want him found. Meanwhile, a routine background check becomes a frantic race to find a stolen baby and catch a brutal killer - a killer Private may well have sent straight to the victim''s door . . .

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