Day of Deliverance: A Jack Christie Adventure 2

By Johnny O'Brien

The interesting moment installment within the Jack Christie adventures.

Jack and Angus’s time travels are heating up back, and this time the men needs to shop Queen Elizabeth I from an early loss of life. assembly the playwright Marlowe and a tender actor named William Shakespeare alongside the best way, Jack and Angus should use all their bravery and ability to thwart their archenemy, Pendleshape, and his inaccurate notions of fixing historical past.

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The Bourne Identity: A Novel (Jason Bourne)

By Robert Ludlum

His reminiscence is a clean. His bullet-ridden physique was once fished from the Mediterranean Sea. His face has been altered by means of cosmetic surgery. A body of microfilm has been surgically implanted in his hip. Even his identify is a secret. Marked for demise, he's racing for survival via a strange global of murderous conspirators—led by way of Carlos, the world’s most deadly murderer. who's Jason Bourne? the reply may well kill him.

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The Experiment (Animorphs, Book 28)

By K. A. Applegate

The Yeerks have made up our minds to aim a bit scan. They've determined that in the event that they can strengthen how to make humans extra "willing" to be infested, they could accelerate Earth's invasion. So, the Yeerks attempt to invent a substance that would remove the human skill to decide. A substance that might cast off loose will.

Now the Animorphs and Ax will not be in simple terms confronted with attempting to decelerate the Yeerks' invasion, yet in addition they need to try to positioned an finish to the genetic trying out on a small workforce of people.

This time there's just one likelihood to prevent the Yeerks. And if something is going flawed, it's all over...

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Wish Me from the Water

Teenage hockey avid gamers brutally homicide their mom and dad in an unforeseen altercation after an in depth buddy and teammate commits suicide. The town's humans think the suicide used to be one other tragic results of bullying, however the boys have discovered the real cause their pal took his personal existence, and choose to take issues into their very own hands.

Detective Dean Daly is named in to enquire the brutal murders and believes there's even more to the murders than first appears.

round the corner, a tender housewife, Sarah, is in a truly undesirable position. Her husband Gerald ultimately crosses the road from verbal abuse to actual abuse and breaks her arm. She takes flight in the course of the evening, and Gerald vows he'll tune her right down to the ends of the ends of time, and insists she will be able to by no means go away him.

Detective Daly quickly turns into serious about either occasions, now not figuring out that he'll quickly be stuck within the center because the tales collide.

This is a narrative approximately braveness, energy, and status up for what you believe.

(Warning: This novel includes fabric approximately sexual abuse of youngsters and household actual abuse. even if there's no photograph content material defined inside of this tale a few should still locate the content material disturbing).

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The Second Saladin

By Stephen Hunter

A moment chance...

In the windswept sands of the center East, Paul Chardy fought aspect through facet with Ulu Beg: one, a charismatic, high-strung CIA covert warrior, the opposite a ferocious freedom fighter.  Then Chardy fell into the arms of the enemy, and Beg was once betrayed.  Now the 2 males are approximately to satisfy again.

A moment gun...

Beg has come over the Mexican border less than a hail of bullets--determined to assassinate a number one American political determine and avenge his people's betrayal.  The CIA wishes Chardy to forestall the hit.  Chardy desires to store Beg's life.

Between the 2 males is a sad previous, a failed venture, and a lady who knew them in war--and who understands their secrets and techniques now.  Around either males is a conspiracy of lies and violence that reaches again to the chilly War.  But as Beg strikes in for his kill and as Chardy breaks free from his handlers, a negative fact starts off to emerge: someplace, anyone wishes either males to die.

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The Good Father

By Noah Hawley

From the writer of the New York Times bestseller Before the Fall, an excessive, mental novel approximately one doctor's suspense-filled quest to release the brain of a suspected political murderer: his twenty-year previous son.

As a rheumatologist, Dr. Paul Allen's strong point is diagnosing sufferers different medical professionals have given up on. His son, Daniel Allen has regularly been an excellent child yet, as a baby of divorce, he's additionally whatever of a drifter. that could be why, on the age of 19, he quietly drops out of Vassar and starts an aimless trip around the usa, laying off his former dermis and finally even altering his identify. One evening, Paul is domestic together with his kin while a televised information record pronounces that the Democratic candidate for president has been shot, and Daniel is the lead suspect. confident of his son’s innocence Paul starts to track his sons steps to determine the place Daniel, or maybe Paul, went unsuitable, starting a harrowing journey--about the duties of being a mother or father and the ability for unconditional love within the face of an unthinkable situation—that retains one guessing until eventually the very end.

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Phoenix Island (Bram Stoker Award for Young Readers)

By John Dixon

WINNER OF THE BRAM STOKER AWARD FOR enhanced fulfillment IN a tender grownup NOVEL

John Dixon’s seriously acclaimed Phoenix Island reads like “Lord of the Flies meets Wolverine and Cool Hand Luke” (F. Paul Wilson, writer of Repairman Jack). For fanatics of The Bourne Identity, Alex Rider, and Melissa Marr.

The pass judgement on informed Carl that at some point he’d need to come to a decision precisely what sort of individual he could develop into. yet on Phoenix Island, the alternative can be made for him.

A champion boxer with a pointy hook and a brief mood, sixteen-year-old Carl Freeman has been shuffled from foster domestic to foster domestic. He can’t appear to remain out of trouble—using his fists to guard weaker classmates from bullies. His most modern incident sends his opponent to the emergency room, and now the court docket is sending Carl to the worst position in the world: Phoenix Island.

Classified as a “terminal facility,” it’s the top of the road for delinquents who've no domestic, no relatives, and no destiny. positioned someplace faraway the coast of the United States—and resistant to its laws—the island is a grueling Spartan-style boot camp run via sadistic drill sergeants who exhibit no mercy to their younger, orphan trainees. Sentenced to stick till his eighteenth birthday, Carl plans to play by way of the principles, so he makes neighbors along with his wisecracking bunkmate, Ross, and a mysterious gray-eyed lady named Octavia. yet he makes enemies, too, and after a couple of tough scrapes, he earns himself the nickname “Hollywood” in addition to a string of punishments, together with a brutal evening within the “sweatbox.” yet that’s not anything in comparison to what awaits him within the “Chop Shop”—a mystery executive lab the place Carl is given anything he by no means dreamed of.

A new life…A new physique. a brand new mind. presents from the fatherly previous guy, who desires to remodel Carl into whatever he’s uncertain he desires to develop into. For this can be no traditional govt undertaking. Phoenix Island is flooring 0 for the way forward for strive against intelligence.

And for Carl, it’s just the start…

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The Mayan Secrets (Fargo Adventure, Book 5)

By Clive Cussler, Thomas Perry

The striking new novel from the number 1 New York Times–bestselling grand grasp of adventure.

Husband-and-wife crew Sam and Remi Fargo are in Mexico, once they stumble upon a impressive discovery—the skeleton of a guy clutching an old sealed pot, and in the pot, a Mayan booklet, higher than an individual has ever obvious. The e-book comprises staggering information regarding the Mayans, approximately their towns, and approximately mankind itself. The secrets and techniques are so strong that a few humans could do something to own them—as the Fargos are approximately to discover out.

Before their event is completed, many women and men will die for that book—and Sam and Remi may be between them.

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