Download E-books Un rastro de sirena (Novela negra) PDF

La sirena. Un apodo atinado si no fuese tan macabro: tal y como apareció el cadáver, aquel tronco diminuto hubiera podido continuar tanto en dos piernas estilizadas y elegantes como en una cola de pez.

Un rastro de sirena es los angeles cuarta entrega de una serie protagonizada por el detective canario Ricardo Blanco. En esta ocasión, el cadáver de una muchacha aparece descuartizado en l. a. playa de los angeles Laja, en Las Palmas. Con un tatuaje y un collar como únicos elementos para desentrañar el crimen, Blanco debe adentrarse en el mundo de los angeles prostitución y el tráfico de drogas vehiculado, principalmente, por l. a. mafia rusa que en pocos años se ha asentado en los angeles isla de Gran Canaria.

Correa guía al lector por los particulares y contradictorios recovecos de los angeles vida canaria con unos personajes dinámicos a los que l. a. trama coloca en el desfiladero.

Una novela de suspense –y también un hilarante cuadro de costumbres-, con un estilo directo y una ironía emparentada tanto con el Montalbano de Andrea Camilleri como con el Carvalho de Manuel Vázquez Montalbán, rasgos con los que su autor ya se ha ganado un lugar en el landscape literario de nuestra lengua. (“¿Alguien dijo que l. a. novela negra estaba exhalando sus últimos suspiros? Correa demuestra que el género goza de muy buena salud”, Antonio Parra, La Verdad Digital) Ricardo Blanco es un antihéroe que seduce por su mesurado cinismo, al que el lector, indefectiblemente, acaba por adoptar.

José Luis Correa Santana (Las Palmas, 1962) es profesor de Didáctica de l. a. Lengua y l. a. Literatura en l. a. Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.

Tras una breve etapa de escritor de relatos cortos, en los angeles que obtiene algunos premios como el Julio Cortázar (La Laguna, 1998) o el Campus (Las Palmas de G.C., 1999), se ha instalado definitivamente en los angeles novela con títulos comoMe mataron tan mal (Premio Benito Pérez Armas, 2000) y Échale un ojo a Carla (Premio Vargas Llosa, 2002).

Con l. a. novela Quince días de noviembre (2003) irrumpe en el género negro e inicia l. a. serie que tiene como protagonista a Ricardo Blanco, que continuará con Muerte en Abril (2004) y Muerte de un violinista (2006). los angeles obra de Correa ha sido traducida al alemán y al finlandés.

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Download E-books The Scarecrow PDF

By Michael Connelly

The moment number one bestseller from writer Michael Connelly--"the top secret author on this planet" (GQ)--brings again the hero of The Poet in a terrifying new thriller.

Forced out of the Los Angeles Times amid the newest price range cuts, newspaperman Jack McEvoy makes a decision to head out with a bang, utilizing his ultimate days on the paper to put in writing the definitive homicide tale of his profession.

He specializes in Alonzo Winslow, a 16-year-old drug broker in penal complex after confessing to a brutal homicide. yet as he delves into the tale, Jack realizes that Winslow's so-called confession is bogus. the child may possibly truly be innocent.

Jack is quickly operating together with his greatest tale because the Poet made his occupation years in the past. he's monitoring a killer who operates thoroughly lower than police radar--and with excellent wisdom of any flow opposed to him. together with Jack's.

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Download E-books Rules of Vengeance PDF

By Christopher Reich

New York Times Bestseller

Months after foiling a world terrorist assault, medical professionals borderless health professional Jonathan Ransom is operating below an assumed identify in a distant nook of Africa.  His spouse, Emma, desirous to get away the wrath of department, the key American intelligence corporation she betrayed, has been in hiding. either wait for sharing a stolen weekend in London—until a terrorist assault ruins their romantic rendezvous.  In the aftermath, Emma disappears and Jonathan is apprehended through the police and threatened, until he is helping safe his wife’s capture.  He embarks on a breathless chase throughout Europe, looking for Emma, and holding department at bay . . . until eventually he realizes that every one alongside he’s been a pawn in a high-stakes video game of foreign intrigue a ways past his imagining.

Follow the Rules:
Don't omit Christopher Reich's new mystery, Rules of Betrayal, coming in hardcover in July. the 1st novel within the sequence, Rules of Deception, is out there now in paperback.

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Download E-books We'll Meet Again PDF

By Mary Higgins Clark

“The mistress of excessive rigidity” (The New Yorker) and undisputed Queen of Suspense Mary Higgins Clark brings us one other New York Times bestselling novel that she “prepares so rigorously and executes with such take pleasure in” (The long island instances e-book Review) concerning the homicide of a revered doctor—and his attractive younger spouse charged with the crime.

Dr. Gary Lasch, well-known Greenwich, Connecticut health practitioner and founding father of the HMO Remington wellbeing and fitness administration, is located lifeless in his domestic, his cranium beaten through a blow with a heavy bronze sculpture, and his spouse, Molly, in mattress coated along with his blood. It was once the Lasches’ housekeeper, Edna Barry, who made the grisly discovery the morning after Molly’s by surprise early go back from Cape Cod, the place she had long gone to seclude herself upon studying of her husband’s infidelity. because the proof opposed to Molly grows, her attorney plea-bargains a manslaughter cost to prevent a homicide conviction.

published from criminal approximately six years later, Molly reasserts her innocence to journalists, between them an old-fashioned good friend, Fran Simmons, an investigative reporter and anchor for a true-crime express. Molly convinces Fran to analyze and convey a application on her husband’s dying. As hidden facets of Gary Lasch’s existence and the affairs of Remington wellbeing and fitness administration come to gentle, is Fran herself the following goal for homicide?

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Download E-books Dancer in the Flames PDF

By Stephen Solomita

While Detective Boots Littlewood’s standard bookie, Drago, finds that the capturing of police officer Captain Christopher Palmer used to be no random killing yet an prepared hit in trade for a lighter sentence, Boots is assigned to a job strength to enquire with a brand new associate, Jill Kelly, and shortly uncovers a path of corruption that somebody will do whatever to guard . . .

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Download E-books Fear Nothing: A Novel (Christopher Snow) PDF

By Dean Koontz

If you’re various adequate, the evening isn't really your enemy, the darkness isn't really intimidating, the shadows are usually not terrifying. You worry nothing.
Christopher Snow isn't like the entire different citizens of Moonlight Bay, assorted from an individual you’ve ever met. For Christopher Snow has made his peace with a really infrequent genetic disease that leaves him dangerously liable to gentle. His existence is stuffed with the attention-grabbing rituals of 1 who needs to embody the darkish. He understands the evening as not anyone else can—its secret, its good looks, its terrors, and the eerie silken rhythms that seduce one into believing anything—even freedom—is possible.
till the evening Christopher Snow witnesses a chain of aggravating incidents that sweep him right into a violent secret basically he can clear up, a secret that might strength him to upward push mainly fears and confront the many-layered secrets and techniques of Moonlight Bay and its unusual population. a spot, like several areas, that appears much diverse after darkish.

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Download E-books Pharaoh: A Novel (Jack Howard) PDF

By David Gibbins

Perfect for enthusiasts of Clive Cussler and Dan Brown, Pharaoh is a pulse-pounding new event starring intrepid marine archaeologist Jack Howard, at the path of a shattering revelation approximately an historic mystery buried deep less than the Egyptian pyramids.
1351 BC: Akhenaten the Sun-Pharaoh ideas ultimate in Egypt . . . till the day he casts off his crown and mysteriously disappears into the barren region, his legacy possible swallowed up by means of the distant sands underneath the good Pyramids of Giza.
advert 1884: A British soldier serving within the Sudan stumbles upon a major discovery—a submerged temple containing facts of a terrifying faith whose god was once fed via human sacrifice. The soldier is on a venture to arrive common Gordon earlier than Khartoum falls. yet he hides a mystery of his own.
cutting-edge: Jack Howard and his staff are excavating essentially the most notable underwater websites they've got ever encountered, yet darkish forces are staring at to work out what they are going to locate. Diving into the Nile, they input a global 3 thousand years again in historical past, inhabited by way of a those that have sworn to protect the best mystery of all time.

Praise for Pharaoh
“[David Gibbins’s] love of archaeology and of diving quite brings those books to existence. . . . upload to this . . . a real ardour for background and a writing ability that has grown booklet via ebook. by the point we get to Pharaoh the sequence is a major instance of the way this style might be written; it doesn't get far better than this. . . . Gibbins makes the fabulous appear greater than believable, he writes the background in one of these method that the parable feels actual or at the least hugely believable, and it’s extra that simply locations and names; it’s a philosophical undertone to the prolonged plot, to the ethos of Jack Howard and his look for the proof and the reality. . . . background, secret and fantasy all introduced jointly to astound the analyzing senses . . . a real chief of his style and his art.”Parmenion Books
“Utterly soaking up . . . while the journey is as fascinating because it is the following, it truly is too reliable to not be allowed to talk for itself. . . . set aside your assumptions of what a mystery might be and as an alternative immerse your self in a single of the easiest old adventures you’ll learn this year.”For wintry weather Nights
Praise for David Gibbins
“What do you get in the event you go Indiana Jones with Dan Brown? solution: David Gibbins.”Daily Mirror (U.K.), on Atlantis
“An fascinating mixture of truth and fiction, with colours of Clive Cussler and Indiana Jones.”—York Evening Press, on Crusader Gold

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Download E-books The Fourth Order: A Novel PDF

Nationwide protection, terrorism, and human rights–these explosive matters lie on the center of Stephen Frey’s riveting new mystery, a high-octane novel of suspense, revenge, and intrigue.

Dynamic leader monetary officer Michael Rose is asking so as to add a thrilling and ecocnomic new size to power conglomerate Trafalgar Industries through the main acquisition of CIS, a world info know-how corporation. yet it’s faraway from a performed deal, because of fierce resistance from CIS, and from convinced individuals of Trafalgar’s personal board, to Rose’s takeover notion. yet Rose isn’t approximately to sacrifice his most sensible shot on the rating which could land him within the CEO’s chair. whereas quickly scaling the company ladder, Rose has performed the large company energy video game expertly sufficient to grasp he has the strikes to outmaneuver the competition. yet what Rose doesn’t be aware of is the reality approximately his most recent adversaries at CIS–that they're associated with a firm hell-bent on a twisted undertaking and are deadly to an individual who stands of their manner.

The Order, an ultra-secret shadow govt employer, was once based through high-level management officers in response to the assassination of President Lincoln. approximately a hundred and fifty years later, the crowd was once galvanized anew through the worst act of terror ever perpetrated on American soil–and driven to harmful extremes by means of the threat of worry . . . and the flavor of energy. The Order had constantly been sanctioned to regulate nationwide safeguard in any respect expenditures, through any and all capacity, with no outcomes. yet at the back of the smooth veneer of CIS applied sciences, the fourth and most modern incarnation of The Order not just continues the final word national surveillance and intelligence-gathering procedure, yet conducts formally approved covert operations rife with torture and murder–all within the identify of freedom. The venture can't and won't be jeopardized, whether blameless lives has to be sacrificed. regrettably Michael Rose doesn’t but become aware of that his hardball strategies have made him the Order’s number 1 challenging goal, and his penchant for enjoying to win has introduced him unwittingly right into a lethal duel with an enemy extra robust than he can think. In a global the place the rule of thumb is kill or be killed, Rose’s rep for sealing offers could simply seal his fate.

From the Hardcover edition.

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Download E-books Casino Royale (James Bond Series) PDF

By Ian Fleming

In the radical that brought James Bond to the realm, Ian Fleming’s agent 007 is dispatched to a French on line casino in Royale-les-Eaux. His challenge? Bankrupt a ruthless Russian agent who’s been on a nasty good fortune streak on the baccarat desk.

One of SMERSH’s most dangerous operatives, the fellow recognized simply as “Le Chiffre,” has been a chief goal of the British mystery carrier for years. If Bond can wipe out his bankroll, Le Chiffre will probably be “retired” by way of his paymasters in Moscow. yet what if the playing cards won’t cooperate? After a brutal evening on the gaming tables, Bond quickly reveals himself dodging would-be assassins, combating off brutal torturers, and going all-in to avoid wasting the lifetime of his appealing girl counterpart, Vesper Lynd.

Taut, annoying, and without difficulty fashionable, Ian Fleming’s inaugural James Bond event has all of the hallmarks that made the sequence a touchstone for a new release of readers.

The textual content during this version has been restored through the Fleming relatives corporation Ian Fleming guides, to mirror the paintings because it was once initially published.

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Download E-books Prime Target (Alistair MacLean's UNACO, Book 9) PDF

By Alistair MacLean, Hugh Miller

A US executive legitimate is assassinated, a listing of names, all male, all German, is located and males at the checklist are already useless. what's the connection? while the undertaking seems to be very unlikely, who do you name? UNACO.

A younger American executive worker is murdered in chilly blood on a London highway. Her demise is barely the top of a conspiracy that threatens the lifetime of Andreas Wolff, the pc genius answerable for the safety codes for ICON - the automated legal id community. Malcolm Philpott, the nigmatic and robust head of UNACO, acknowledges the grave probability, and assigns his most sensible brokers to the case.

Sabrina Carver and Mike Graham needs to race from ny to London, Morocco and Berlin of their efforts to crack the deadly intrigue that threatens global safety and has its roots within the ultimate days of global struggle and the determined plans of a loss of life madman.

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