Una mirada dura, intimista, y genuine al mundo de los angeles construcción y de los angeles inmigración durante los peores años de los angeles difficulty económica española. Basado en las vivencias de su autor, Cemento es a los angeles vez una postal realista de un momento turbulento de los angeles historia reciente de España, y una elaborada reflexión sobre l. a. identidad colectiva e person, y los procesos de construcción de ésta. Desarrollada en el transcurso de un largo día, el relato dibuja un vívido retrato del sufrido mundo de l. a. obra y de sus protagonistas,a los angeles vez que intercala capítulos retrospectivos que dibujan instantáneas de los angeles vida del narrador, ayudando a entender cómo y por qué ha llegado a encontrarse en su situación real. Una mirada real a un universo que pocas veces es narrado desde adentro, por una voz perteneciente a él.
By Thomas Perry
“[Thomas Perry is] a grasp of nail-biting suspense.”
—Los Angeles Times
In this explosive new novel from the Edgar Award–winning writer of The Butcher’s Boy, Blood Money, and different novels of “dazzling ingenuity” (The long island instances ebook Review), Thomas Perry provides us a mystery much more startling than his latest bestseller, Pursuit. In Dead Aim, an unsuspecting guy attempts to assist a tender lady at the side, and reveals himself drawn right into a deadly fight with a dangerous adversary--and then one other, and one other, and one other.
Robert Mallon has lived for ten quiet years in prosperous Santa Barbara, California, whilst an come across on a seashore with a mysterious younger girl shatters his peaceable, rigorously built lifestyles. regardless of Mallon’s determined makes an attempt, he loses her, and he turns into enthusiastic about studying why. He hires detective Lydia Marks to discover the secrets and techniques of this stranger’s lifestyles, and what they study propels them right into a terrifying underworld of sinister secrets and techniques and lethal hatreds. Set opposed to Mallon is the grasp hunter Parish, a guy with a professional knowing of evil, who preys on wealthy people’s hope for dominance and revenge.
Thomas Perry’s writing is “as sharp as a sushi knife,” acknowledged the Los Angeles Times approximately Blood Money, and an analogous could be acknowledged approximately this new novel through the writer hailed as “one of America’s most interesting storytellers” (San Francisco Examiner). With lifeless Aim, Thomas Perry provides us one other significant novel of spine-tingling suspense.
By Blake Crouch
For Will Innis and his daughter, Devlin, the loss used to be catastrophic. on a daily basis for the earlier 5 years, they ask yourself the place she is, if she is—Will’s spouse, Devlin’s mother—because Rachael Innis vanished one evening in the course of an electric typhoon on a lonely desolate tract road, and suspected of her loss of life, Will took his daughter and fled. Now, Will and Devlin stay below various names in one other city, having carved out a brand new existence for themselves as they fight to keep up a few semblance of a family members. whilst one evening, a gorgeous, hard-edged FBI agent seems on their doorstep, they worry the worst, yet she hasn’t come to arrest Will. “I be aware of you’re innocent,” she tells him, “because Rachael wasn’t the first…or the last.” determined for solutions, Will and Devlin embark on a terrifying trip that spans 4 thousand miles from the barren region southwest to the wilds of Alaska, heading unaware into the guts of a nightmare, as the fact is infinitely worse than they ever imagined.
By Darrell Bain
An artificial virus is killing the entire blacks on this planet. The African continent is devolving into entire chaos. Blacks in the USA commence rioting and killing Whites. Israel and the Arab states visit conflict back. The oil fields of the center East and Africa are up for grabs. the heart for affliction regulate in Atlanta presents the one attainable bulwark opposed to the full global falling into anarchy. regrettably, the CDC comes lower than assault by way of mobs of offended, ailing and loss of life blacks whereas scientists inside of seek desperately for a treatment.
By Iris Johansen
Rachel Kirby is a working laptop or computer genius whose own lifestyles is falling aside. whereas her liked more youthful sister is demise of an extraordinary affliction, Rachel is working out of time to attach the elaborate items of a technological puzzle that would continue her alive. while a decision comes from millions of miles away, she is surprised to benefit mysterious guy named John Tavak has unearthed a stunningly vital mystery in an Egyptian tomb. it is a discovery that humankind has been looking for centuries―one which may retailer the lifetime of Rachel's sister and plenty of millions more.
But a robust enemy is usually in white-hot pursuit. eager to guard Tavak's locate, Rachel provides her personal state-of-the-art services to his, becoming a member of forces―across 3 continents―to deliver to mild an historic civilization's notable legacy. As their deadly adversary attracts nearer, Rachel and Tavak will face homicide and deceit at each flip as they race to solve a 4,500-year-old secret…before it's misplaced to the ages.With Johansen and Johansen's fast paced motion, charismatic characters, and impeccable examine, Storm Cycle will hold you away.
By James Patterson
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LA instances reporter Ben Hawkins is carrying out his personal study into the case, hoping to aid the sufferer and get an concept for his subsequent bestseller. with out leads and no toward uncovering the kidnapper's identification than whilst he stepped off the aircraft, Ben will get a stunning stopover at that pushes him into an impossible-to-resist take care of the devil.
A heart-pounding tale of worry and wish, suit transports readers to a chilling new territory the place the collision of attractiveness and homicide transforms paradise right into a hell of unspeakable horrors.
By Sandra Brown
Sandra Brown, the number one ny instances bestselling writer, retains readers turning pages with an explosive story of a long-ago crime and the victim's plan for revenge...When manhattan writer Maris Matherly Reed gets a tantalizing manuscript from anyone pointed out in basic terms as P.M.E., its blockbuster potential-and might be anything else-compels her to fulfill its writer. On an eerie, ruined cotton plantation on a distant Georgia island she reveals Parker Evans, a guy concealing his id and his previous. Maris is drawn into his story of 2 younger neighbors and a dangerous betrayal ... and to Parker himself. yet there is something specifically chilling approximately this novel, its attainable connection to Maris's personal lifestyles, and the real-life personality who makes use of her, or an individual, to get what he wishes.
By Donna Leon