Download E-books Nothing Lasts Forever (The book that inspired the movie Die Hard) PDF

By Roderick Thorp

Excessive atop a l. a. skyscraper, an place of work Christmas get together becomes a perilous cage-match among a lone long island urban cop and a gang of foreign terrorists. each motion fan is familiar with it will possibly basically be the explosive big-screen blockbuster Die difficult. yet prior to Bruce Willis blew away audiences as unstoppable hero John McClane, writer Roderick Thorp knocked out mystery readers with the bestseller that begun all of it. A dozen seriously armed terrorists have taken hostages, issued calls for, and promised bloodshed all in line with plan. yet they have not counted on a death-defying, one-man cavalry with out footwear, no backup, and no goal of happening simply. As hot-headed law enforcement officials swarm outdoors, and cold-blooded killers wield computing device weapons and rocket launchers within, the degree is determined for the last word showdown among anti-hero and uber-villains. Merry Christmas to all, and to all a superb struggle to the loss of life. Ho ho ho!

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Download E-books Deadly Cults: The Crimes of True Believers PDF

By Robert L. Snow

How does a Vampire Cult range from a Satanic Cult? How do likely common or usual electorate all at once locate themselves dedicated to a gaggle whose chief promotes legal actions and isolation from households and buddies? What if you do if a friend turns into indoctrinated via a in all probability risky cult? This booklet makes a speciality of numerous cults and their usually legal trust structures. such a lot readers are stunned via tales of mass suicides and ritualized cult killings, yet few know how such crimes grow to be dedicated. Snow, a pro police officer with event engaged on cult crimes, examines these cults that dedicate offenses from homicide and fraud to kidnapping and sexual assault.

By supplying particular debts of risky cults and their harmful acts, Snow illustrates how likely blameless teams can flip pernicious whilst less than the sway of a charismatic chief with an time table, or whilst individuals take issues too some distance. He deals suggestion on how one can steer clear of falling sufferer to cult indoctrination, concluding with chapters on find out how to establish cults, tips to guard yourself and your loved ones, and what to do if a friend is ensnared through the sort of group.

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Download E-books Hit Man (Keller) PDF

By Lawrence Block

Keller is your easy city Lonely Guy.He makes an honest salary, lives in a pleasant apartment.Works the crossword puzzle. Watches a bit television. till the telephone jewelry and he packs a suitcase, will get on a aircraft, flies midway around the country...and kills an individual. it is a residing. yet is it a existence? Keller's unsure. He is going to a slash, however it does not determine the best way he deliberate. He will get a puppy, he will get a female friend. He will get alongside.

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Download E-books Nature Noir: A Park Ranger's Patrol in the Sierra PDF

By Jordan Fisher Smith

A nature booklet in contrast to the other, Jordan Fisher Smith's startling account of fourteen years as a park ranger completely dispels our idealized visions of lifestyles within the nice outdoor. rather than scout troops and placid birdwatchers, Smith's beat -- a stretch of land that has been formally condemned to be flooded -- brings him into touch with drug clients tweaked out to the purpose of violence, obsessed miners, and different harmful creatures. In unflinchingly sincere prose, he unearths the unexpectedly darkish underbelly of patrolling and holding public lands.

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Download E-books Sixkill (Spenser) PDF

By Robert B. Parker

A bad-boy celebrity named Jumbo pushes the bounds of his attractiveness whilst he is accused of rape and homicide. whilst the Boston PD calls on Spencer, he meets Jumbo's younger bodyguard, Zebulon Sixkill, and the 2 shape an not likely alliance. it is a excessive profile case for Spenser, however the Hollywood secrets and techniques he uncovers are sordidly unsavory- and never simply these of the accused...

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Download E-books Death In Paradise (Jesse Stone Novels) PDF

By Robert B. Parker

"With all of the authority of a bone-crunching fist, Robert B. Parker is again with one other breezy detective novel that secret enthusiasts will locate as pleasant as a juicy best rib at Peter Luger." (New York Post)

The Paradise Men's Softball League has wrapped up one other video game, and Jesse Stone is lingering within the parking zone along with his teammates, consuming beer, swapping tales of double performs and gorgeous ladies within the late-summer twilight. yet then a worried voice calls out to him from the sting of a close-by lake. There, males squat on the water's part. In entrance of them, facedown, used to be anything that was a girl.

The neighborhood law enforcement officials have not noticeable whatever like this, yet Jesse's L.A. prior has made him all too acquainted with floaters. This lady hadn't devoted suicide; she hadn't been drowned: she'd been shot and dumped, discarded like trash. prior to lengthy it turns into transparent that she had a flavor for the wild existence; and her personal mom and dad cannot be afflicted to file her lacking, or maybe admit that she as soon as used to be a toddler of theirs. All Jesse has to head on is a tender man's institution ring on a gold chain, and a droop or two.

jam-packed with magnetic characters and the muscular writing which are Parker's emblems, Death in Paradise is a storytelling masterpiece.

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Download E-books Full Dark House: A Peculiar Crimes Unit Mystery PDF

By Christopher Fowler

A bomb rips via present-day London, tragically finishing the crime-fighting partnership of Arthur Bryant and John might started greater than a half-century in the past in the course of one other notorious bombing: the Blitz of worldwide warfare II. Desperately looking for clues to the saboteur’s identification, may well reveals the notes his previous buddy saved in their first actual case and a earlier that could have returned…with murderous vengeance. It used to be an research that started with the grisly homicide of an attractive younger dancer. In a urban shaken through warfare, a faceless killer stalked London’s theater row, developing his personal sinister drama. And it's going to take Bryant’s unorthodox suggestions and May’s dogged police paintings to trap a fiend whose skill to flee detection appeared virtually supernatural—a assassin who a long time later could have lower back to kill one among them…and won’t cease until eventually he kills the opposite.

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Download E-books The Fixer: The Notorious Life of a Front-Page Bail Bondsman PDF

By Ira Judelson, Daniel Paisner

From New York’s leading bail bondsman with “over $30 million in the street” comes the tale of a modern day “fixer” who walks an excellent line among hustler and humanitarian with consumers starting from the wealthy and recognized to the mafia and gangs of latest York.

With from-the-gut prose, Ira Judelson sheds mild at the highs and lows of the bondsman lifestyles. yet Judelson isn't any approach server. He sees himself as a type of recent day “macher”—using his juice as a bail bondsman to aid associates previous and new out of jams at any place he can. he's additionally a keenly observant and wildly charismatic insider who’s noticeable it all.

Prepare to be stunned, but in addition knowledgeable in The Fixer as Judelson unearths the unwritten legislation of the court or even prison—not to say the shameless actions of his incredible record of consumers, together with former big apple Giants Plaxico Burress and Lawrence Taylor; rappers Ol’ soiled Bastard, Ja Rule, Lil’ Wayne, and DMX; comic Katt Williams; infamous new york madam Kristin Davis; and previous IMF leader Dominique Strauss-Kahn. You’ll see why the New York Times describes Judelson as “an inevitable access within the BlackBerrys of latest York protection legal professionals, an ATM for determined rappers, actors, athletes, executives, and madams with pocketbooks a lot fatter than his.”

The Fixer is a rollicking narrative that follows Judelson as he learns the fine details of the down-and-dirty global of bonds: which pass judgement on may possibly allow you to slide, which of them have 0 tolerance, which legal professionals do seasoned bono for the proper case, and the law enforcement officials and DAs who think in moment percentages. Judelson illuminates a global nearly completely opaque to most people, but additionally entertains and informs with the interior scoop at the underbelly of the justice process.

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Download E-books The Fame Thief (A Junior Bender Mystery) PDF

By Timothy Hallinan


There will not be many of us courageous adequate to decline to Irwin Dressler, Hollywood’s scariest mob boss-turned-movie king. even supposing Dressler is ninety-three years previous, l. a. burglar Junior Bender is quaking in his boots whilst Dressler’s henchman haul him in for a gathering. Dressler wishes Junior to resolve a “crime” he believes was once devoted greater than seventy years in the past, while an previous pal of his, once-famous starlet Dolores los angeles Marr, had her profession destroyed after compromising photographs have been taken of her at a Los Vegas social gathering. Dressler wishes justice for Dolores and the shining profession she by no means had.
Junior can’t support yet imagine the whole lot is a bit loopy. finally, it’s been seventy years. no matter if an individual did set Dolores up for a fall from grace again then, they’re most likely lengthy useless now. yet he cannot say no to Irwin Dressler (no possible, really). So he begins digging. And what he unearths is that a few vendettas by no means die—they merely get extra harmful.

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Download E-books Bevroren Hart (Deleu, Book 2) PDF

By Luc Deflo

In een Mechelse flat wordt in een badkuip een vrouwenlichaam gevonden. In het undesirable is opvallend weinig bloed aanwezig, wat erop zou kunnen wijzen dat het slachtoffer publish mortem in de kuip is gelegd. De autopsie brengt aan het licht dat het lijk eerst ingevroren is geweest. Bovendien blijkt na intensief speurwerk dat dat er zelfs sprake zou kunnen zijn van een persoonsverwisseling. Op dat ogenblik raken speurders Jos Bosmans en Dirk Deleu het spoor helemaal bijster. Van één ding zijn ze zeker: deze moordenaar, die het op alleenstaande, rijke vrouwen heeft gemunt, zal niet ophouden met moorden. Nooit. Tijdens hun zoektocht komen Bosmans en Deleu in een spiraal van waanzin en geweld terecht. In de storage van een dure callgirl treft de politie het lichaam aan van een aangebrand francofoon politicus. Overleden aan een hartstilstand? Of door dezelfde dader uit de weg geruimd? Bevroren hart dompelt de lezer met huid en haar onder in de stresserende wereld van speurders die een eind moeten zien te maken aan een ijzingwekkende reeks moorden, terwijl de moordenaar chicken voortdurend dat ene stapje voor blijft.

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