By Stuart Woods
"Charismatic" (Booklist) cop-turned-lawyer Stone Barrington tracks down hassle from glitzy Palm seashore to gritty big apple in those six novels from the hot York instances bestselling writer whose hero is "a responsible excitement [and] an dependancy that's more durable to kick than heroin" (Contra Costa Times).
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The recent York Time bestselling writer Jonathan Kellerman’s “psychology talents and darkish mind's eye are a effective literary mix” l. a. occasions, and this intensely exciting combination hasn't ever been so robust as within the acclaimed author’s new novel of homicide and insanity one of the appealing dreamers, seductive predators, and doomed innocents adrift within the glare of Southern California’s everlasting sunshine.
Miami legal professional Jack Swyteck reveals himself in the midst of a world felony conflict over a Cuban oil spill that units him on a perilous mission.
Three summers after the Deepwater Horizon environmental disaster, oil is spewing into the sea back, this time from a drilling explosion in Cuban waters simply fifty miles from the Florida Keys. The slick is headed immediately for the us, however the Cubans refuse American bargains to aid with the cleanup, and threaten to fireside on "hostile" U. S. vessels coming into their waters. Backstopping the Cubans is the robust consortium that owned and operated the rig, and is tied to the chinese language, Russian, and Venezuelan governments, who stonewall all inquiries and aid efforts.
Jack and his new spouse, Andie Henning, an secret agent for the FBI, are honeymooning within the Keys whilst Andie is named away on an project shrouded in secrecy. Jack, too, is quickly again at paintings, representing an American lady whose Cuban husband used to be killed within the rig explosion. even though the spill happened in international waters, Jack attracts on all his felony information to dossier a wrongful loss of life go well with in a U. S. courtroom and expectantly deliver the younger widow a semblance of closure.
Jack's pursuit of the unimaginably complex overseas case plunges him right into a harmful global choked with treacherous twists that lead him--and Andie--to a similar surprising recognition . . . that the looming environmental catastrophe can have been no "accident" at all.
James Grippando is a brand new York occasions bestselling writer whose novels are loved all over the world in twenty-six languages. Black Horizon is his 20th novel released by means of HarperCollins, the 11th within the acclaimed sequence that includes Miami legal professional Jack Swyteck. he's additionally the writer of Leapholes for teenagers. Grippando was once an ordeal attorney for twelve years sooner than the booklet of his first novel in 1994 (The Pardon), and he's now assistance at one of many nation's top legislation corporations. He lives and writes in South Florida.
Manhattan occasions bestselling novelist Andrea Kane leads you down a depressing and twisted alleyway, plagued by medications, kidnapping, and homicide. Navigating expertly among the brain of a deranged serial killer and the FBI unique brokers racing to finish his deadly spree, Kane offers a fancy, unforgettable tale in keeping with wide learn with the FBI and its challenge Negotiation and Behavioral research devices.
The Stars' Tennis Balls is a mental mystery novel by means of Stephen Fry, first released in 2000. within the usa, the name used to be replaced to Revenge. within the afterword to the 2003 American version, Fry admits that the tale "is a immediately scouse borrow, nearly exact in all yet interval and elegance to Alexandre Dumas's The count number of Monte Cristo" yet denies plagiarism, considering the fact that Dumas additionally admits that the plot was once taken from a latest city legend.
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The City of Equality. The City of Justice. All those high words. All those fine Augie Lancaster speeches came back to him. "Where they have taken away your voice, I will speak for you. Where they have robbed you of your dignity, I will make them repay you. " Ramsey could remember the thrill of hearing him. The thrill of the crowd and the roar of the brothers cheering. Those were the same crowds, the same brothers, who were out there smashing the storefronts of the slant-owned groceries and the chain pharmacies and the Stereo World and the old furniture emporium they had shopped at for ages.
There should have been a dozen easy ways to shut him up or shut him down. They could've just waited him out probably. The mood would probably have passed. But they couldn't wait. They couldn't risk it. Peter Patterson had crossed the line. It was one thing to come to Jesus. It was another to go to the feds. " Augie Lancaster had murmured smoothly over the phone. "Arrange a meet. " That's all. It made Ramsey sick inside. But what else could he do? You got into these things step by step, day by day, and then there you were and you didn't really have a choice when you came down to it.
She was lifting an unsteady hand to point at the bar across the street—at him. She must've seen him come in here. Shannon and the bartender looked at one another. He poured his thoughts into his eyes, begging her to help him. He didn't dare speak out loud. He knew if one of the men in the bar realized what was happening, he would be done for. The men would turn him in. They would figure he was probably guilty anyway and if he wasn't, then let the law work it out. But a woman—a woman might go with her instincts.