A bag of severed fingers is found in the playground by a rough housing estate "An edge of your seat detective thriller which had me completely enthralled. Calladine and Bayliss are fascinating police partners. The end was both surprising and uplifting." Beth Boyd "A must-read new police procedural that will have you gripped. The characters, setting, and plot are detailed and believable. Can't wait for the next one." Sarah Stevens First a shooting, then a grisly discovery on the common . . . Police partners, D.I. Calladine and D.S. Ruth Bayliss race against time to track down a killer before the whole area erupts in violence. Their boss thinks it's all down to drug lord Ray Fallon, but Calladine's instincts say something far nastier is happening on the Hobfield housing estate. Can this duo track down the murderer before anyone else dies and before the press publicize the gruesome crimes? Detectives Calladine and Bayliss are led on a trail which gets dangerously close to home. In a thrilling finale they race against time to rescue someone very close to Calladine's heart. If you like Angela Marsons, Rachel Abbott, Mel Sherratt, Ruth Rendell, or Mark Billingham you will be gripped by this exciting new crime fiction writer. DEAD WRONG is the first in a new series of detective thrillers featuring D.S. Ruth Bayliss and D.I. Tom Calladine. Tom Calladine is a single, fifty-one-year-old detective inspector who is devoted to his job. His personal life, however, is not so successful. Having been married and divorced before the age of twenty-one has set a pattern that he finds difficult to escape. Ruth Bayliss is in her mid-thirties, plain-speaking but loyal. She wishes she had more time for the gym and a love life. She uses her demanding workload as an excuse not to try too hard with the men she meets. The series is set in the fictional village of Leesdon on the outskirts of an industrial northern English city. There is little work and a lot of crime. The bane of Calladine's life is the Hobfield housing estate, breeding ground to all that is wrong with the area that he calls home. GET "DEAD SILENT" THE NEXT BOOK IN THE SERIES NOW A body is found in a car crash, but the victim was already dead . . . Police partners D.I. Calladine and D.S. Ruth Bayliss race against time to catch a vicious serial killer. and now available: DEAD LIST the third mystery featuring Detectives Bayliss and Calladine! "A serial killer with a bucket list of victims . . ."
A Gripping Detective Thriller Full of Suspense
Author: Helen H. Durrant
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
* PREMIUM EBOOK (fürs digitale Lesen optimiert) * Eine Landhause an der Westküste von Cornwall...Ein Geheimnisvoller Brief...Und ein schreckliches Geheimnis... Wilkie Collins war ein britischer Schriftsteller und Verfasser der ersten Mystery Thriller.
Author: Wilkie Collins
Publisher: Alicia Éditions
An empty house is covered in blood. Who was the victim? Lucy Guardino thought she was on holiday, but when a local boy disappears, everything starts going wrong in this edge-of-your-seat crime thriller from CJ Lyons FBI Agent Lucy Guardino is ready for a well-deserved break from chasing the worst of the worst. She’s hunted serial killers, violent child predators, and vicious psychopaths but nothing has prepared her for spring break alone with her teenaged daughter in a secluded beach resort in the Lowcountry of South Carolina. When Megan stumbles into a crime scene, Lucy tries her best not to get involved. But there’s no body, the local police are jumping to conclusions, and Megan will never trust her again if she doesn’t find her friend before it’s too late. It’s up to Lucy to decide who to trust, figure out who the real perpetrators are and prevent her daughter from playing amateur sleuth. All while trapped on a tiny island with no backup. CJ Lyons and Lucy Guardino return in this adrenaline and suspense fuelled thriller that will keep you hooked until the very last page. Watch out for more Lucy Guardino Lucy Guardino will do whatever it takes to stop violent predators 1. Snake Skin 2. Blood Stained 3. Kill Zone 4. After Shock 5. Hard Fall 6. Bad Break The Beacon Falls Novels, featuring Lucy Guardino 1. Last Light 2. Devil Smoke 3. Open Grave What people are saying about Bad Break and CJ Lyons ‘An intense emotional thriller...(that) climbs to the edge of intensity.’ – National Examiner ‘Very well written as usual. CJ Lyons does a perfect job leaving you wanting more!’ – LoriLou ‘Harrowing, emotional, action-packed and brilliantly realized’ – Susan Wiggs ‘I have never read a C J Lyons book that I didn't absolutely LOVE! This is another one of those books! If you've read CJ before, you will LOVE this book. If you've never read CJ before you are in for a great story!’ – Reader ‘CJ Lyons has definitely hit a home run with this series. She is right up there with Vince Flynn and Lee Child.’ – Red48 ‘CJ Lyons does it again. I'm never disappointed with this author.’ – Lesa Moody ‘Instant immersion into the story, and, with a pace that doesn't allow for wandering attention... Well written in a way we've come to expect. No disappointments here, except when you realize that the tale is complete and patience is required to wait on the next one.’ – T. Christison
A gripping crime thriller full of suspense
Author: CJ Lyons
Ein bitterkalter Wintertag hüllt London in Schnee und Schweigen. Das Klingeln eines Handys durchbricht die gespenstische Stille eines zugefrorenen Sees. Doch niemand antwortet. Nur wenige Zentimeter daneben ragen Finger aus dem Eis ... Acht Monate sind vergangen seit Detective Erika Fosters letztem Einsatz, der in einer Katastrophe endete und ihrem Mann das Leben kostete. Doch es ist an der Zeit, nach vorn zu blicken. Die Tochter einer der mächtigsten Familien Londons wurde ermordet, und Erika setzt alles daran, den Schuldigen zu finden. Während sie noch gegen die Dämonen der Vergangenheit kämpft, rückt sie ins Visier eines gnadenlosen Killers.
Author: Robert Bryndza
Publisher: Verlagsgruppe Random House GmbH
A NEW CRIME THRILLER WITH A COMPELLING DETECTIVE WHO WILL STOP AT NOTHING TO AVENGE HER DAUGHTER THE DETECTIVE DI Nikki Galena: A police detective with nothing left to lose, she's seen a girl die in her arms, and her daughter will never leave the hospital again. She's got tough on the criminals she believes did this to her. Too tough. And now she's been given one final warning: make it work with her new sergeant, DS Joseph Easter, or she's out. HER PARTNER DS Joseph Easter is the squeaky-clean new member of the team. But his nickname "Holy Joe" belies his former life as a soldier. He has an estranged daughter who blames him for everything that went wrong with their family. THEIR ADVERSARY is a ruthless man who holds DI Galena responsible for his terrible disfigurement. THE TOWN is being terrorised by gangs of violent thugs, all wearing identical hideous masks. Then a talented young female student goes missing on the marsh and Nikki and Joseph find themselves joining forces with a master criminal in their efforts to save her. They need to look behind the masks, but when they do, they find something more sinister and deadly than they ever expected . . . THE SETTING The Lincolnshire Fens: great open skies brood over marshes, farmland, and nature reserves. It is not easy terrain for the Fenland Constabulary to police, due to the distances between some of the remote Fen villages, the dangerous and often misty lanes, and the poor telephone coverage. There are still villages where the oldest residents have never set foot outside their own farmland and a visit to the nearest town is a major event. But it has a strange airy beauty to it, and above it all are the biggest skies you've ever seen. DISCOVER YOUR NEXT FAVOURITE MYSTERY SERIES NOW Perfect for fans of Rachel Abbott, Robert Bryndza Mel Sherratt, Angela Marsons or Ruth Rendell CRIME ON THE FENS is the first novel in a gripping new crime fiction series. The next book SHADOW OVER THE FENS will be released very soon. NIKKI GALENA SERIES Book 1: CRIME ON THE FENS Book 2: SHADOW OVER THE FENS Book 3: HUNTED ON THE FENS PRAISE FOR JOY ELLIS: "Joy Ellis's future books will be something to look forward to." Eurocrime.co.uk
A Gripping Detective Thriller Full of Suspense
Author: Joy Ellis
Publisher: Joffe Books
An absolutely gripping crime thriller with a nail-biting twist
Author: Alison James
A completely gripping murder mystery thriller with unputdownable suspense
Author: Carol Wyer
Der neue Spannungsroman von Paula Hawkins nach dem internationalen Nr.-1-Bestseller Girl on the Train. »Julia, ich bin’s. Du musst mich anrufen. Bitte, Julia. Es ist wichtig ...« In den letzten Tagen vor ihrem Tod rief Nel Abbott ihre Schwester an. Julia nahm nicht ab, ignorierte den Hilferuf. Jetzt ist Nel tot. Sie sei gesprungen, heißt es. Julia kehrt nach Beckford zurück, um sich um ihre Nichte zu kümmern. Doch sie hat Angst. Angst vor diesem Ort, an den sie niemals zurückkehren wollte. Vor lang begrabenen Erinnerungen, vor dem alten Haus am Fluss, vor der Gewissheit, dass Nel niemals gesprungen wäre. Und am meisten fürchtet Julia das Wasser und den Ort, den sie Drowning Pool nennen ...
Author: Paula Hawkins
Publisher: Blanvalet Verlag
Nach drei Minuten ohne Sauerstoff wird man ohnmächtig. Ab vier Minuten kommt es zu dauerhaften Hirnschäden. Dann zum Herzstillstand. Der Tod tritt nach etwa fünf Minuten ein. Spätestens nach sieben. Definitiv nach zehn. Decker hat mich nach elf Minuten aus dem Wasser gezogen. Eigentlich müsste Delaney tot sein. Aber nach einer Woche im Koma erwacht sie - ohne bleibende Schäden. Doch unausgesprochene Gefühle stehen zwischen ihr und ihrem besten Freund Decker, und Delaney fühlt sich plötzlich zu dem mysteriösen Troy Varga hingezogen, der nach einer Nahtoderfahrung dieselbe beunruhigende Fähigkeit wie sie zu besitzen scheint: Beide spüren den bevorstehenden Tod anderer Menschen ...
Author: Megan Miranda
Publisher: Ravensburger Buchverlag Otto Maier GmbH
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Wenn die Schatten der Vergangenheit dich einholen, ist es zu spät, um zu bereuen ... Die alleinerziehende Mutter Louise lebt ein ruhiges Leben mit ihrem kleinen Sohn Henry. Eines Abends, sie klickt sich gerade durch ihre Social-Media-Kanäle, pingt eine Nachricht auf: »Maria Weston möchte mit dir auf Facebook befreundet sein.« Louise ist gleichermaßen irritiert wie geschockt. Maria war eine Klassenkameradin – doch sie verschwand vor 25 Jahren spurlos. Zuletzt wurde sie am Abend der Schulabschlussfeier gesehen, und jeder geht davon aus, dass sie tot ist. Doch nun scheint sie zurück und scheut sich nicht davor, Louise für die dramatischen Ereignisse von damals verantwortlich zu machen ...
Author: Laura Marshall
Publisher: Blanvalet Taschenbuch Verlag
A gripping crime thriller packed with mystery and suspense
Author: Dylan Young
Als sie das Opfer des Überfalls fanden, lag es halb auf dem öffentlichen Fußweg und blutete aus einer Wunde an der Schulter. Noch während sie sich über den Mann beugten, tauchte unter den Bäumen des Wäldchens auf der Nordseite des Wegs ein junges Mädchen auf. Sie erklärte, sie heiße Edwina Klein, und reichte den Polizisten ein Federmesser, von dem sie das meiste Blut abgewischt hatte.
Author: Ruth Rendell
Publisher: Rowohlt Verlag GmbH
"A perfect combination of suspense, mystery and love. A five star read." t was the phone call she had been dreading. Leah always knew that she would have to go back home one day but she never thought it would be like this. Was her father’s death really an accident or was it… murder? And who is the dark, handsome stranger who looks like the boy she once loved? He says he is Toran James… but how can that be when Toran was reported dead? As Leah begins to unravel the mystery of her father’s death and follow the trail of clues left for her, she finds that the past holds more secrets than she realised. A sinister Asian dagger. A cryptic message in a concealed safe. A beautiful woman with something to hide. And someone is watching her every move. Someone who wants to silence her… Someone who could be the man who was her first love – a man she is now falling in love with again… * This is the first part of Leah & Toran's story, which continues in TENDER TREACHERY (Book 2) Books in this Series: TENDER DECEIT (Book 1) TENDER TREACHERY (Book 2) TENDER BETRAYAL (Book 3) KEYWORDS: free book, freebie, free ebook, free promotion, romantic suspense, romantic thriller, mystery romance, modern gothic romance, Mary Stewart classic romantic suspense, traditional romantic suspense, woman-in-jeopardy, amateur detective, women sleuth, womens fiction action adventure, international mystrery thriller, second chance romance, Singapore Asia travel thriller mystery, mystery romance, dark romantic suspense, second chance romance, friends to lovers, first love, childhood sweethearts, beach vacation romance
Author: H.Y. Hanna
Publisher: Wisheart Press
This carefully edited collection of "Tales of Mystery & Suspense: 25+ Thrillers in One Edition” has been designed and formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. The Great Impersonation The Double Traitor The Black Box The Devil's Paw A Maker Of History The New Tenant The Cinema Murder The Box With Broken Seals The Yellow Crayon The Yellow House; Or As A Man Lives Mr. Marx's Secret The Great Secret Mysterious Mr. Sabin The World's Great Snare The Lost Ambassador Havoc The Lighted Way The Kingdom Of The Blind The Evil Shepherd The Great Prince Shan False Evidence The Betrayal Jeanne Of The Marshes The Vanished Messenger The Zeppelin's Passenger A Monk of Cruta The Traitor A Prince Of Sinners Anna The Adventuress The Master Mummer E. Phillips Oppenheim, the Prince of Storytellers (1866-1946) was an internationally renowned author of mystery and espionage thrillers. His novels and short stories have all the elements of blood-racing adventure and intrigue and are precursors of modern-day spy fictions.
The Great Impersonation, The Double Traitor, The Black Box, The Devil's Paw, A Maker Of History, The New Tenant, The Cinema Murder, The Box With Broken Seals, The World's Great Snare...
Author: E. Phillips Oppenheim
Publisher: Musaicum Books
Her eyes are wide open. Her lips parted as if to speak. Her dead body frozen in the ice. She is not the only one. When a young boy discovers the body of a woman beneath a thick sheet of ice in a South London park, Detective Erika Foster is called in to lead the murder investigation. The victim, a beautiful young socialite, appeared to have the perfect life. Yet when Erika begins to dig deeper, she starts to connect the dots between the murder and the killings of three prostitutes, all found strangled, hands bound and dumped in water around London. What dark secrets is the girl in the ice hiding? As Erika inches closer to uncovering the truth, the killer is closing in on Erika. The last investigation Erika led went badly wrong, resulting in the death of her husband. With her career hanging by a thread, Erika must now battle her own personal demons as well as a killer more deadly than any she's faced before. But will she get to him before he strikes again? A page-turning thriller packed with suspense. If you like Angela Marsons, Rachel Abbott and Karin Slaughter, discover Rob Bryndza's new series today at a special launch price. Watch out for more from DCI Erika Foster. She's fearless. Respected. Unstoppable. Detective Erika Foster will catch a killer, whatever it takes. 1. THE GIRL IN THE ICE 2. THE NIGHT STALKER COMING SOON What people are saying about The Girl in the Ice 'I freakin' LOVED it! . . . Once in a while a book stops you in your tracks . . . this is THAT book!' Crime Book Junkie 'I loved, loved, loved this book and Erika Foster is most definitely my kind of heroine. She is smart, tenacious, direct and passionateI found the writing tight, evocative and enthralling. I CAN NOT wait for the next installment.' Angela Marsons 'A non-stop, edge-of-your-seat, rollercoaster of a thriller! The ending, oh the ending! My mind is still blown! This book does not disappoint!' The Book Addicted Boy 'Oh my gosh!...gripping, grimy, hardcore, thrilling. I was hooked!!!...I loved this bookYou Have GOT To Read This!' A Page of Fictional Love 'An intriguing web of lies, secrets and suspense. I really enjoyed getting to know DCI Foster and am already looking forward to the next book.' Mel Sherratt 'A compelling read once you've started, it's hard to put down.' Rachel Abbott 'Hands-down, one of the most exciting, dramatic, tense and compelling thrillers that I think I have ever read.' Bookaholic Confessions 'Absolute perfection!Boy are there some sharp turns! There were a few moments when I felt like I had it all figured out and I was so wrong! Fantastic book!' The Eternal Optimist 'The Girl In The Ice is a brilliantly clever crime thrillerHad me hurtling at full speed, until WHAM!!!! with an ending that just totally blew me away! An absolute must read for all you crime fanatics out there.' By The Letter Book Reviews 'Engaging, thought provoking, full of suspense this is one murder mystery you won't want to miss.' Erisea Magazine 'With a great plot that really digs into the depths of human nature and some fascinating characters that really were excessive shades of light and darkThe book keeps you guessing and on edge, you will think you have it ALL worked out, but the twisty reveal was very impressive, loved it.' Book Lover Cat Lady 'I found myself racing through the chapters. It has plenty of twists and turns, with enough red herrings to keep the reader captivated to the very last page, it's addictive, compulsive and much more.' The Book Review Caf_
A gripping serial killer thriller
Author: Robert Bryndza