Posts in category: Suspense
By Glen Ebisch
Whilst Jerome Kronberg, who's dealing with prosecution for funding fraud, dies in a fall from a mountain in Connecticut, there are a few those that think it used to be no coincidence. a few imagine it was once suicide; a few suspect he used to be killed via an irate consumer. Others suspect a extra supernatural reason. in keeping with the legend of The Black puppy, in the event you see the puppy thrice at the mountain, you die, and Kronberg had visible the puppy two times whilst he took his final hike.
It is The Black puppy that motivates Marcie Ducasse to enquire the loss of life for her bizarre Happenings Column in Roaming New England journal. whereas Marcie is facing a perilous puppy, Amanda Vickers, her editor, is making an attempt to make your mind up no matter if to just accept an offer of marriage from her chronic boyfriend. either ladies are compelled via the occasions confronting them to dig down and locate new assets of power.
By Sara Shepard
Four beautiful little liars' charmed lives have became dwelling nightmares.
Emily's been shipped off to Iowa to reside along with her überconservative cousins. Aria's boyfriend is at the back of bars—because of her. Spencer's afraid she was once curious about Ali's homicide. yet Hanna's destiny is way worse: She's clinging to lifestyles within the clinic simply because she knew too much.
If those women do not commence hearing me, Hanna's going to appear just like the fortunate one.
By Stephen King
Jack Torrance’s new task on the omit resort is the precise probability for a clean commence. because the low season caretaker on the atmospheric previous lodge, he’ll have lots of time to spend reconnecting together with his relatives and dealing on his writing. yet because the harsh iciness climate units in, the idyllic situation feels ever extra distant . . . and extra sinister. And the single one to note the unusual and negative forces collecting round the disregard is Danny Torrance, a uniquely proficient five-year-old.
By James W. Hall
Wealthy Florida matron Abigail Bates is on a canoe journey down a backwater river whilst by surprise, from out of nowhere, she is held underwater to drown by way of an odd and cruel killer…
Thorn is aboard a houseboat in Hell’s Bay while he's faced by way of Abigail’s son and welcoming granddaughter. Thorn quickly learns that they're his long-lost relatives—and that he's approximately to inherit an outstanding fortune. He’s additionally approximately to determine that being a member of the Bates family members comes with a price…
As he searches for clues approximately Abigail’s homicide, Thorn’s houseboat turns into a precarious island of defense as he and the others locate themselves hunted by means of an invisible enemy. for somebody in the market is aware even more in regards to the Bates family’s darkish prior than Thorn does. a person who has lived a life-time of their shadow—and has noticeable the wear and tear their wealth and impression
By Jennifer McMahon
While parked at a gasoline station, Rhonda sees anything so incongruously surreal that initially she hardly ever acknowledges it as against the law in development. She watches, unmoving, as somebody wearing a rabbit gown kidnaps a tender woman. Devastated over having performed not anything, Rhonda joins the research. however the nearer she involves choosing the abductor, the closer she will get to the troubling fact approximately one other lacking baby: her ally, Lizzy, who vanished years before.
From the writer of the acclaimed Promise to not Tell comes a chilling and enchanting story of shattered innocence, guilt, and supreme redemption.
The Bram Stoker Prize-winner for top Fiction Collection—four chilling novellas from Stephen King that may “grab you and never allow move” (The Washington Post). Now on hand in paperback from Scribner for the 1st time.
With the hot luck of the Hulu sequence 11/22/63 starring James Franco and the hugely expected The darkish Tower motion picture within the works, Stephen King’s model is better than ever. This assortment, nominated for a Locus Award, is bound to continue readers wakeful lengthy after bedtime, and lines an creation and prefatory notes to every novella through the writer. “Stephen King is a grasp storyteller, and you may always remember those stories,” raves the Seattle Times approximately Four prior Midnight.
One prior Midnight: “The Langoliers” takes a red-eye flight from los angeles to Boston right into a so much unfriendly sky. in simple terms 11 passengers live on, yet touchdown in an eerily empty global makes them want they hadn’t. Something’s looking ahead to them, you see.
Two earlier Midnight: “Secret Window, mystery backyard” enters the without notice unusual lifetime of author Mort Rainey, lately divorced, depressed, and by myself at the shore of Tashmore Lake. on my own, that's, until eventually a determine named John Shooter arrives, pointing an accusing finger.
Three prior Midnight: “The Library Policeman” is determined in Junction urban, Iowa, an not going position for evil to be hiding. yet for small businessman Sam Peebles, who thinks he could be wasting his brain, one other enemy is hiding there as well—the fact. If he can locate it in time, he could stand a chance.
Four previous Midnight: “The solar Dog,” a menacing black puppy, seems to be in each Polaroid photograph that fifteen-year-old Kevin Delevan takes together with his new digital camera, beckoning him to the supernatural. outdated Pop Merrill, fortress Rock’s sharpest dealer, goals to take advantage of The solar puppy for revenue, yet this creature that shouldn’t exist in any respect, is a really harmful funding.
By Kay Hooper
To trap this killer, she needs to holiday each rule and go each line.
Out Of The Shadows
A picture-perfect Tennessee city has simply turn into a monster's looking flooring. our bodies are chanced on tortured to dying. a 3rd individual is going lacking. What little proof is left at the back of defies all rationalization. Is the fear simply starting? Or have the great voters of Gladstone harbored a depressing mystery for a very long time? Sheriff Miranda Knight is set to make her small city secure once again. and she or he does what she swore she may by no means do: contain FBI profiler Noah Bishop. he is the single guy who understands approximately her particular talents, and that wisdom virtually destroyed her and her sister years in the past. Now, as Bishop arrives along with his crew of brokers, Miranda needs to discover ways to belief him and use her talents once again. For they are approximately to head at the hunt for a killer whose insanity has no bounds, a killer who is aware precisely the best way to break Miranda: by way of preying on her sister.
By Elizabeth Haynes
When younger, beautiful Catherine Bailey meets Lee Bright-man, she cannot think her good fortune. attractive, charismatic, and a piece mysterious, Lee turns out virtually too excellent to be true.
But what starts as flattering recognition and spontaneous, passionate intercourse transforms into raging jealousy, and Catherine quickly discovers that Lee's speeding attractiveness conceal a dismal, violent nature.
Four years later, Lee is in the back of bars and Catherine—now Cathy—is attempting to construct a brand new lifestyles for herself. Trusting not anyone, she compulsively assessments each lock of her condo and varies her path domestic every day. Then an enticing new neighbor strikes in. Encouraging her to confront her fears, he sparks unforeseen desire and the opportunity of a standard life.
Until the day the telephone rings.
Mesmerizing, skillfully drawn, vividly cinematic, Into the Darkest Corner is an ingeniously dependent travel de strength of suspense that marks the arriving of an important new expertise.
By Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child
From no 1 ny occasions bestselling authors Preston & baby, an all-new brief tale that includes Agent Pendergast, on hand basically as an e-book and audio download.
In New Orleans' French region, the teeth Fairy isn't a benevolent sprite who slips cash less than your pillow at night....he's a mysterious previous recluse who has to be appeased with teeth—lest he extract retribution. while younger Diogenes Pendergast loses a teeth, even if, his skeptical older brother Aloysius is set to place the legend to the test...with dire consequences.
*Includes a different preview bankruptcy of Preston & Child's new full-length novel GRAVES, on hand December eleven, 2012
By Dave Eggers
The Circle is the exhilarating new novel from Dave Eggers, best-selling writer of A Hologram for the King, a finalist for the nationwide booklet Award.
When Mae Holland is employed to paintings for the Circle, the world’s strongest web corporation, she feels she’s been given the potential of a life-time. The Circle, run out of a sprawling California campus, hyperlinks clients’ own emails, social media, banking, and buying with their common working method, leading to one on-line identification and a brand new age of civility and transparency. As Mae excursions the open-plan workplace areas, the towering glass eating amenities, the comfortable dorms should you spend nights at paintings, she is extremely joyful with the company’s modernity and job. There are events that final during the evening, there are recognized musicians taking part in at the garden, there are athletic actions and golf equipment and brunches, or even an aquarium of infrequent fish retrieved from the Marianas Trench through the CEO. Mae can’t think her good fortune, her nice fortune to paintings for the main influential corporation within the world—even as lifestyles past the campus grows far-off, while an odd come upon with a colleague leaves her shaken, at the same time her function on the Circle turns into more and more public. What starts because the alluring tale of 1 woman’s ambition and idealism quickly turns into a heart-racing novel of suspense, elevating questions on reminiscence, background, privateness, democracy, and the bounds of human wisdom.