Is it possible that he really did get it wrong, all those years ago?Decker's determined to uncover the truth, no matter the personal cost. Someone who is willing to kill to keep the truth buried, and hide a decades-old secret that may have devastating repercussions. Detective amos decker discovers that a mistake he made as a rookie detective may have led to deadly consequences in this compelling Memory Man thriller by #1 New York Times bestselling author David Baldacci.
Redemption Memory Man series 5 #ad - Decker is visiting his hometown of Burlington, Ohio, when he's approached by a man named Meryl Hawkins. Now suffering from terminal cancer, it's his dying wish that Decker clear his name. It's unthinkable. In fact, he's the very first killer Decker ever put behind bars.
One Good DeedGrand Central Publishing #ad - . The indebted man has a furious grudge against hank and refuses to pay; Hank's clever mistress has her own designs on Archer; and both Hank and Archer's stern parole officer, Miss Crabtree, are keeping a sharp eye on him. When a murder takes place right under Archer's nose, police suspicions rise against the ex-convict, and Archer realizes that the crime could send him right back to prison.
. Within a single night, his search for gainful employment--and a stiff drink--leads him to a local bar, where he is hired for what seems like a simple job: to collect a debt owed to a powerful local businessman, Hank Pittleman. Soon archer discovers that recovering the debt won't be so easy. When war veteran aloysius archer is released from carderock prison, don't go to bars, he is sent to Poca City on parole with a short list of do's and a much longer list of don'ts: do report regularly to his parole officer, certainly don't drink alcohol, do get a job--and don't ever associate with loose women.
One Good Deed #ad - The small town quickly proves more complicated and dangerous than Archer's years serving in the war or his time in jail. If he doesn't use every skill in his arsenal to track down the real killer. In this fast-paced historical thriller, #1 new york Times bestselling author David Baldacci introduces Archer, a WWII veteran forced to investigate a small-town murder -- or risk returning to prison.
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Now, deese has skipped out on bail, seven months after a job that went south and landed him in jail, and the U. S. His quarry is ruthless, and--as Davenport will come to find--full of surprises. Lucas davenport tracks a prolific serial killer in the new nail-biting #1 New York Times-bestseller from John Sandford.
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A Minute to Midnight An Atlee Pine Thriller 2Grand Central Publishing #ad - Fbi agent atlee pine returns to her georgia hometown to investigate her twin sister's abduction, only to encounter a serial killer in this #1 New York Times bestselling thriller. Fbi agent atlee pine's life was never the same after her twin sister Mercy was kidnapped--and likely killed--thirty years ago.
. But soon after atlee begins her investigation, a local woman is found ritualistically murdered, her face covered with a wedding veil--and the first killing is quickly followed by a second bizarre murder. Atlee is determined to continue her search for answers, but now she must also set her sights on finding a potential serial killer before another victim is claimed.
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. But in a small town full of secrets--some of which could answer the questions that have plagued Atlee her entire life--digging deeper into the past could be more dangerous than she realizes.
The Fallen Memory Man series 4Grand Central Publishing #ad - Only this time--when one mistake could cost him everything--Decker finds that his previously infallible memory may not be so trustworthy after all. The rust belt town has seen four bizarre murders in the space of two weeks. It's a bleak place: a former mill and mining town with a crumbling economy and rampant opioid addiction.
Cryptic clues left at the scenes--obscure bible verses, odd symbols--have the police stumped. Amos decker and his fbi colleague Alex Jamison are in Baronville visiting Alex's sister and her family. And with the lives of people he cares about suddenly hanging in the balance, Decker begins to realize that the recent string of deaths may be only one small piece of a much larger scheme--with consequences that will reach far beyond Baronville.
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Something sinister is going on in Baronville. Decker has only been there a few hours when he stumbles on a horrific double murder scene. Then the next killing hits sickeningly close to home.
The 18th Abduction Women's Murder Club 18Little, Brown & Company #ad - With the safety of san Francisco's entire school system at stake, Lindsay has never been under more pressure. As the chief of police and the press clamor for an arrest in the "school night" case, Lindsay turns to her best friend, investigative journalist Cindy Thomas. Before lindsay can verify the woman's statement, Joe's mystery informant joins the ranks of the missing women.
They vanish without a clue -- until a body turns up. Detective lindsay boxer's investigation into the disappearance of three teachers escalates from missing persons to murder in this "shocking" Women's Murder Club thriller Lisa Gardner, #1 NYT bestselling author. For a trio of colleagues, an innocent night out after class ends in a deadly torture session.
The 18th Abduction Women's Murder Club 18 #ad - Together, lindsay and cindy take a new approach to the case, and unexpected facts about the victims leave them stunned. While lindsay is engrossed in her investigation, her husband Joe meets an Eastern European woman who claims to have seen a notorious war criminal -- long presumed dead -- from her home country.
Lindsay, joe, and the entire women's murder Club must pull together to protect their city and one another -- not from a ghost, but from a true monster.
The Night Fire A Renée Ballard and Harry Bosch Novel 22Little, Brown & Company #ad - And they soon arrive at a disturbing question: did thompson steal the murder book to work the case in retirement, or to make sure it never got solved? Written with the intense pacing and masterful suspense that have made Michael Connelly "the hard-boiled fiction master of our time" NPR, The Night Fire continues the unofficial partnership of two fierce detectives determined not to let the fire with burn out.
. A new york times book review best crime novel of the yeara crimereads best crime novel notable selection harry bosch and lapd detective renée ballard come together again on the murder case that obsessed Bosch's mentor, the man who trained him-new from #1 New York Times bestselling author Michael Connelly Back when Harry Bosch was just a rookie homicide detective, he had an inspiring mentor who taught him to take the work personally and light the fire of relentlessness for every case.
The Night Fire A Renée Ballard and Harry Bosch Novel 22 #ad - As she begins her inqueries -- while still working her own cases on the midnight shift -- Ballad finds aspects of the initial investigation that just don't add up. The bond between Bosch and Ballard tightens as they become a formidable investigation team. Now that mentor, john jack thompson, and his widow gives Bosch a murder book, is dead, one that Thompson took with him when he left the LAPD twenty years before -- the unsolved killing of a troubled young man.
Bosch takes the murder book to detective Renée Ballard and asks her to help him discover what about this crime lit Thompson's fire all those years ago.
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Reacher has to stay one step ahead of the loan sharks, the thugs, and the assassins. And confronts his most dangerous opponents yet. Jack reacher is today’s James Bond, a thriller hero we can’t get enough of. Ken follett“this is a random universe, ” Reacher says. Once in a blue moon things turn out just right.
Blue Moon: A Jack Reacher Novel #ad - This isn’t one of those times. Reacher is on a greyhound bus, with no particular place to go, minding his own business, and all the time in the world to get there. The kind that comes along once in a blue moon. Named one of the best books of the year by evening standard. It’s a long shot. Then he steps off the bus to help an old man who is obviously just a victim waiting to happen.
But you know what they say about good deeds. Now reacher wants to make it right.
Bloody Genius A Virgil Flowers NovelPenguin Audio #ad - . Each carries their views to extremes that may seem absurd, but highly educated people of sound mind and good intentions can reasonably disagree, right? Then a renowned and confrontational scholar winds up dead, and Virgil Flowers is brought in to investigate . Virgil flowers will have to watch his back--and his mouth--as he investigates a college culture war turned deadly in another one of Sandford's "madly entertaining Virgil Flowers mysteries" New York Times Book Review.
At the local state university, two feuding departments have faced off on the battleground of science and medicine. Among this group of wildly impassioned, diametrically opposed zealots lurks a killer, and it will be up to Virgil to sort the murderer from the mere maniacs. And as he probes the recent ideological unrest, on this one particular issue, he soon comes to realize he's dealing with people who, are functionally crazy.
The First LadyGrand Central Publishing #ad - What begins as an innocent respite quickly turns into a twisted case when the White House receives a ransom note along with the First Lady's finger. She knows that something is amiss when she's summoned to a private meeting with the President and his Chief of Staff without any witnesses. But she couldn't have predicted that she'd be forced to take on an investigation surrounding the mysterious disappearance of the First Lady -- with strict orders to keep it a secret.
The first lady's absence comes in the wake of the scandalous, public revelation of the president's affair, so at first it seems as though she is simply cutting off all contact as she recuperates at a horse farm in Virginia. One secret could bring down the government when the President's memorable affair becomes a nightmare he longs to forget in this page-turner from James Patterson that will keep you up reading all night long.
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The Fix Memory Man series 3Grand Central Publishing #ad - The murder is part of an open DIA investigation, one so classified that Decker and his team aren't cleared for it. But they learn that the DIA believes solving the murder is now a matter of urgent national security. An agent of the defense Intelligence Agency, she orders Decker to back off the case. Nor is there a hint of any possible motive for the attack.
Enter Harper Brown. Forced into an uneasy alliance with Agent Brown, Decker remains laser focused on only one goal: solving the case before it's too late. Critical information may have been leaked to a hostile government--or worse, an international terrorist group--and an attack may be imminent. Decker's never been one to follow the rules, especially with the stakes so high.
The Fix Memory Man series 3 #ad - In this "perfect 'fix' for the thriller aficionado" associated press #1 New York Times bestseller, maverick FBI detective Amos Decker must forge an uneasy alliance with the Defense Intelligence Agency to prevent an international incident that could spell the end of the United States as we know it. Amos decker witnesses a murder just outside FBI headquarters.
A man shoots a woman execution-style on a crowded sidewalk, then turns the gun on himself. Even with decker's extraordinary powers of observation and deduction, the killing is baffling. Decker and his team can find absolutely no connection between the shooter--a family man with a successful consulting business--and his victim, a schoolteacher.