YOU DON’T KNOW WHO I AM.
YOU CAN’T STOP WHAT I’M DOING.
YOU CAN’T HIDE.
Terror has forever changed the life of psychiatrist Tess Ciccotelli. Someone is tormenting her patients, pushing them to commit suicide, and setting her up to take the blame. But Tess can’t break her oath to protect her patients’ privacy at all costs. Even when detective Aidan Reagan demands a list of everyone she’s treating. Even when the mounting danger threatens Tess herself.
Aidan doesn’t like anyone who stalls his cases. Still, he can’t help but admire Tess’s fierce loyalty to her patients, especially when it becomes clear that a nameless, faceless enemy is set on destroying her career, her family, and finally, Tess herself. As Aidan’s heart softens, the killer’s will hardens, and one thing becomes clear—the noose is tightening around Tess’s neck.
Karen Rose - Die for Me
COME TO ME. SCREAM FOR ME. DIE FOR ME. The first victim is found in a snow-covered Philadelphia field. Detective Vito Ciccotelli enlists the aid of archaeologist Sophie Johannsen to determine exactly what lies beneath the frozen ground. Despite years of unearthing things long buried, nothing can prepare Sophie for the matrix of graves dug with chilling precision. The victims buried there haunt her. But the empty graves terrify her--the killer isn't done yet. He is cold and calculating, the master of a twisted game. Even with Vito and Sophie hot on his trail, he will not stop. One more empty grave must be filled, and one last scream must be heard--the scream of an archaeologist who is too close for comfort and too near to resist....
Karen Rose - Nothing to Fear
After kidnapping 12-year-old Alec Vaughn, Sue Conway poses as an abused mother at a shelter for battered women. However, the more shelter director Dana Dupinsky gets to know Sue, the more alarmed she becomes. The only hope may be security expert Ethan Buchanan, who has joined the search for the missing Alec--his godson.
Karen Rose - I'm Watching You
I KNOW THEIR CRIMES. I HUNT DOWN THE GUILTY. I'M WATCHING YOU. Star prosecutor Kristen Mayhew has a dangerous secret admirer. He seems to knows her every thought, her every move. He sends her letters. And he kills the criminals she herself is powerless to stop. This avenger even knows Kristen’s deepest secret—the one that has kept her from surrendering her heart to Abe Reagan, the police detective sworn to protect her. Like Kristen, Reagan is haunted by the loss of something precious that he can never regain. But in the shadow of a calculating serial killer, the two turn to each other and dare to rediscover passion...even as the messages and vicious murders continue. Even as the killer’s thirst for retribution makes Kristen a target for murder.
Kelley Armstrong - Exit Strategy
From the author of the acclaimed Women of the Otherworld series comes an exciting new heroine whose most secret identity is both lucrative…and lethal. Regulars at Nadia's nature lodge don't ask what she does in the off-season. And that's a good thing. If she told them, she'd have to kill them. She's a hit woman for a Mafia family. Tough and self-sufficient, Nadia doesn't owe anyone any explanations. But that doesn't mean she always works alone. One of her contacts has recruited her in the hunt for a ruthlessly efficient serial killer cutting a swath of terror across the country. The assassin is far too skilled to be an amateur—and the precision of the killings is bringing the Feds much too close to the hit man community for comfort. To put an end to the murders, Nadia will have to turn herself from predator to prey as she employs every trick she knows to find the killer. Before the killer finds her…
Lesley Pearse - Árnyak
Sussexben egy gyönyörű, félholt nőt sodor a partra a víz. Régimódi ruhát visel, a haját valaki csúnyán rövidre nyírta. Csuklóján és karján kötél horzsolta nyomok. Kórházba szállítják, ahol kiderül, amnéziában szenved. Gyötrő kérdések sorát kellene megválaszolnia, de azt sem tudja felidézni, kicsoda és honnan jött, sem azt, hogy mi történt vele az utóbbi két évben, amely teljesen kiesett az emlékezetéből. Miféle sokkhatás érhette? A rendőrség tehetetlenül áll a kérdés előtt, sehol egy nyom, és amikor az orvosi vizsgálat fényt derít arra, hogy a lány nemrég gyermeknek adott életet, az eset hamarosan rémálommá válik. Ki ez a lány? És hol lehet a csecsemő?
Karen Rose - I Can See You
Eve Wilson's face was once scarred by a vicious assault. Terrified and ashamed, she escaped to the online realm, where she could choose the face she allowed people to see. Years later, her outer scars faded and inner scars buried, Eve has fought her way back to the real world and is determined to help others do the same. Now a graduate student moonlighting as a bartender, Eve researches the addictive powers of online communities. When her test subjects begin turning up dead as a result of apparent suicides, she doesn't know where to turn. Homicide detective Noah Webster is one of the few people who believe the victims are connected murders. Eve becomes Noah's online guide and realizes that the handsome detective may have secret scars as painful as her own. As Eve and Noah chase a killer who is always one step ahead of them, together they try to overcome the tragedies of their pasts and learn to trust again, but they soon discover that danger is much closer than they think.
Karen Rose - Érints meg
Valaki gyötri dr. Tess Ciccotelli orvosnő pszichiátriai betegeit, addig a pontig, míg végül kétségbeesésükben öngyilkosságot követnek el. Az eseteket pedig úgy rendezi meg, hogy a gyanú Tessre terelődjön. A doktornő azonban még a rendőri kérések ellenére sem hajlandó megszegni az orvosi titoktartási esküt. Aidan Reagan nyomozó tökéletesen megérti, hogy Tess óvja a betegeit, de minden jel arra mutat, hogy ez a név és arc nélküli ellenség eltökélte, hogy tönkreteszi Tess karrierjét, családját, és végül elpusztítja magát Tesst is. Aidan és Tess mindent megtesz azért, hogy megállítsák a gyilkost, de egyre nyilvánvalóbb, hogy Tess nyaka körül szorul a hurok, és a nő sehova sem menekülhet, sehova sem rejtőzhet. Karen Rose a tőle már megszokott magas színvonalon írta meg ezt az izgalmas krimit, amelyből természetesen a szerelmi szál sem hiányozhat.
Karen Rose - Számolj tízig
Egy, két, otthon légy… Kilenc, tíz, sírba visz. Egy gyújtogató Két kisfiú, akiket magukra hagytak az állami gondozói rendszerben, valóságos poklot él át nap nap után. Amikor az egyikük meghal, a másik bosszút esküszik azok ellen, akik felelősek mindezért. Egy tűzvizsgáló Reed Solliday, a Chicagói Tűzoltóság elismert tagja, elborzadva lát neki új feladatának. A boncolás szerint a robbanásban szinte teljesen megsemmisülő házban holtan talált fiatal lányt megerőszakolták és meggyilkolták, mielőtt a tűz végigsöpört volna az épületen. Solliday kénytelen együttműködni a rendőrséggel, ha meg akarják találni a gyilkost… Egy gyilkossági nyomozó Mia Mitchell elhatározta, hogy a munkába temetkezik, miután a társát meglőtték, de rögtön az első napon megbízzák nyomozói pályafutása legnehezebb feladatával: el kell kapnia egy pszichopatát, aki gyújtogatással kezdte, de végül nemi erőszakig és gyilkosságig jutott. Mi történik, ha az útjaik keresztezik egymást? Karen Rose, számos nagy sikerű romantikus thriller, a Halj meg értem, a Sikíts értem és a Gyilkolj értem írója legújabb megint csak hátborzongatóan izgalmas regényében egy különös szakma világába és egy különösen veszélyes bűnöző lelkivilágába vezeti be az olvasót.
Nora Roberts - The Collector
From #1 New York Times-bestselling author Nora Roberts comes a novel of a woman who needs nothing, a man who sees everything, and the web of deceit, greed, and danger that brings them together—and could tear them apart . . . When professional house-sitter Lila Emerson witnesses a murder/suicide from her current apartment-sitting job, life as she knows it takes a dramatic turn. Suddenly, the woman with no permanent ties finds herself almost wishing for one. . . . Artist Ashton Archer knows his brother isn’t capable of violence—against himself or others. He recruits Lila, the only eyewitness, to help him uncover what happened. Ash longs to paint her as intensely as he hungers to touch her. But their investigation draws them into a rarified circle where priceless antiques are bought, sold, gambled away, and stolen, where what you possess is who you are, and where what you desire becomes a deadly obsession. . . .
Nora Roberts - Blue Smoke
The blaze that night at her family's pizzeria changed young Reena Hale's life. Neighbors and relatives would help the Hales rebuild. The Baltimore authorities would arrest the arsonist responsible. But as Reena beheld the fire's brutal beauty and destructive power, her destiny began to take shape. She would understand and master its terrible force-and one day become an investigator herself. But she is not the only one fascinated by the flames. Someone else sees their power-and is obsessed not with conquering the fire but with controlling it, owning it, using it to exact vicious revenge . . . When Reena finally joins the arson unit, her strength and wits are constantly tested-although sometimes the job seems like a snap compared to her love life. But she can't always blame the men-after all, a soot-caked woman barking orders and smelling of smoke isn't the biggest turn-on in the world. Then she meets Bo Goodnight, who seems different. He's been trying to find Reena for years, and now that she is close enough to touch, he has no intention of letting go. Nor does the man who has begun to haunt Reena's life-with taunting phone calls and a string of horrifying crimes. And as Reena tries desperately to trace the origins-of the calls, the fires, the hatred aimed in her direction-she will step into the worst inferno she has ever faced. From the incomparable Nora Roberts, Blue Smoke is a tale of gut-level fear, human triumph, and the bonds that carry us through our darkest times.
Nora Roberts - Whiskey Beach
For more than three hundred years, Bluff House has sat above Whiskey Beach, guarding its shore—and its secrets. But to Eli Landon, it’s home… A Boston lawyer, Eli has weathered an intense year of public scrutiny and police investigations after being accused of—but never arrested for—the murder of his soon-to-be-ex wife. He finds sanctuary at Bluff House, even though his beloved grandmother is in Boston recuperating from a nasty fall. Abra Walsh is always there, though. Whiskey Beach’s resident housekeeper, yoga instructor, jewelry maker, and massage therapist, Abra is a woman of many talents—including helping Eli take control of his life and clear his name. But as they become entangled in each other, they find themselves caught in a net that stretches back for centuries—one that has ensnared a man intent on reaping the rewards of destroying Eli Landon once and for all…
Jill Hathaway - Impostor
What if a killer took control of you? Vee Bell’s gift (or curse) of “sliding” — slipping into the mind of another person and experiencing life, briefly, through his or her eyes — has been somewhat under control since she unwillingly witnessed the horrific deaths of her classmates six months ago. But just as things are getting back to normal, Vee has a very bizarre experience: she loses consciousness and finds herself in a deserted area, at the edge of a cliff, with the broken body of the boy who took advantage of her on the rocks below. As Vee finds herself in stranger and stranger situations with no memory of getting there, she begins to suspect that someone she knows has the ability to slide — and that this “slider” is using Vee to exact revenge on his or her enemies.
Cambria Hebert - Tease
You can look, but you can't touch... Harlow is a broke college student. When her tuition assistance is taken away, she is faced with a choice: admit to her mother she couldn't hack it on her own or make a lot of money fast. So she gets a good-paying job. As a stripper. She thought it would be easy, but it turn out being sexy is a lot harder than she thought. When a few mishaps work in her favor, she manages to hang on to her job and catch the eye of the Mad Hatter's best-looking bartender, Cam. She's also caught the eye of someone who wants to do more than look, someone who's decided she's nothing but a tease. As the clothes come off, Harlow finds herself caught between list and murder, The only thing she knows for sure is that her new risqué job is a lot more than she bargained for.
Jacqueline Winspear - The Mapping of Love and Death
In the latest mystery in the New York Times bestselling series, Maisie Dobbs must unravel a case of wartime love and death an investigation that leads her to a long-hidden affair between a young cartographer and a mysterious nurse. August 1914. Michael Clifton is mapping the land he has just purchased in California's beautiful Santa Ynez Valley, certain that oil lies beneath its surface. But as the young cartographer prepares to return home to Boston, war is declared in Europe. Michael the youngest son of an expatriate Englishman puts duty first and sails for his father's native country to serve in the British army. Three years later, he is listed among those missing in action. April 1932. London psychologist and investigator Maisie Dobbs is retained by Michael's parents, who have recently learned that their son's remains have been unearthed in France. They want Maisie to find the unnamed nurse whose love letters were among Michael's belongings a quest that takes Maisie back to her own bittersweet wartime love. Her inquiries, and the stunning discovery that Michael Clifton was murdered in his trench, unleash a web of intrigue and violence that threatens to engulf the soldier's family and even Maisie herself. Over the course of her investigation, Maisie must cope with the approaching loss of her mentor, Maurice Blanche, and her growing awareness that she is once again falling in love. Following the critically acclaimed bestseller Among the Mad, The Mapping of Love and Death delivers the most gripping and satisfying chapter yet in the life of Maisie Dobbs.
Karin Slaughter - Fractured
Ansley Park is one of Atlanta’s most upscale neighborhoods—but in one gleaming mansion, in a teenager’s lavish bedroom, a girl has been savagely murdered. And in the hallway, her mother stands amid shattered glass, having killed her daughter’s attacker with her bare hands. Detective Will Trent of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation is one of the first on the scene. Trent soon sees something that the Atlanta cops are missing, something in the trail of blood, in a matrix of forensic evidence, and in the eyes of the stunned mother. When another teenage girl goes missing, Trent knows that this case, which started in the best of homes, is about to cut quick and deep through the ruins of perfect lives broken wide-open: where human demons emerge with a vengeance.
Elizabeth Adler - Vidéki menedék
A tizenöt éves Issy és egyedülálló édesanyja, Caroline Evans próbálnak rátalálni saját és közös útjukra. Amikor úgy dönt, hogy hátrahagyja szingapúri életüket (és jómódú férjét, Jamest, aki jó néhány éve szeretőt tart), Caroline teljesen más világba csöppen. Egy angol vidéki kisvárosba költözik Issyvel, ahol szerény sikereket ér el catering cégével. Issy imádja apját, és magában anyját vádolja a történtekért. Amikor Caroline álma, egy régi csűr felújítása és étteremmé alakítása végre valóra válik, és a dolgok kezdenének jó irányba fordulni, James különös eltűnése és egy pénzügyi botrány forgatja fel immár békésnek hitt életüket. Az áhított nyugalom érdekében Caroline-nak és Issynek egy gyilkossági ügyet is meg kell oldania.
A. S. Byatt - Possession
Possession is an exhilarating novel of wit and romance, at once a literary detective novel and a triumphant love story. It is the tale of a pair of young scholars investigating the lives of two Victorian poets.Following a trail of letters, journals and poems they uncover a web of passion, deceit and tragedy, and their quest becomes a battle against time.
Lisa McMann - Dead To You
Ethan was abducted from his front yard when he was just seven years old. Now, at sixteen, he has returned to his family. It's a miracle... at first. Then the tensions start to build. His reintroduction to his old life isn't going smoothly, and his family is tearing apart all over again. If only Ethan could remember something, anything, about his life before, he'd be able to put the pieces back together. But there's something that's keeping his memory blocked. Something unspeakable...
Iris Murdoch - The Sea, The Sea
Charles Arrowby, leading light of England's theatrical set, retires from glittering London to an isolated home by the sea. He plans to write a memoir about his great love affair with Clement Makin, his mentor, both professionally and personally, and amuse himself with Lizzie, an actress he has strung along for many years. None of his plans work out, and his memoir evolves into a riveting chronicle of the strange events and unexpected visitors-some real, some spectral-that disrupt his world and shake his oversized ego to its very core.
Laurell K. Hamilton - Affliction
Micah is called back home by his estranged family, because his father, a county sheriff, has been attacked and is terribly injured. Anita and Nathaniel are going with him for moral support and to meet his family under very trying circumstances.