Книги в жанре «Детективная фантастика» (232 книги)

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01. The Dragon DelaSangre Читать →

Автор: Peter DelaSangre lives in seclusion with his father on an island off the coast of Florida. They have good reason for their isolation: Peter and his father are dragons. Capable of taking human form, they have built a successful business in Florida, run by humans they control but don't trust. Peter and his father feed…

02. The Demolished Man Читать →

Автор: At the dawn of the Golden Age of Science Fiction, Alfred Bester–who as a comic book writer created the original Green Lantern Oath and such supervillains as Solomon Grundy–wrote two of the seminal works of the genre and then pretty much retired from the scene.В  His first, The Demolished Man, won the inaugural Hugo Award…

03. Hotel U mrtveho alpinisty Читать →

Автор: , AutoЕ™i si zaspekulovali nad tГ­m, co vЕЎechno by se mohlo stГЎt, kdyby obyvatelГ© jinГ©, technicky vyspД›lejЕЎГ­ planety vyslali na Zem svГ© pozorovatele, kteЕ™Г­ by se vzhledem i chovГЎnГ­m pЕ™ipodobnili standardu naЕЎich spleДЌenskГЅch vrstev. DГ­ky zlomyslnГ© nГЎhodД› prvnГ­ kontakt navГЎЕѕou se ДЌleny zloДЌineckГ©ho gangu, kterГЅ zaДЌne plnД› vyuЕѕГ­vat jejich schopnostГ­. NaЕЎtД›stГ­ brzy prohlГ©dnu, ale kdyЕѕ se…

04. Skeleton Crew Читать →

Автор: «It was raining when Terrence Cole buried his soldiers. A late summer downpour was the rarest of miracles in Los Angeles, and I watched as the fresh mounds of earth beside the open graves slowly turned to mud. Terrence stood in the center of the small, black-clad crowd, his head bowed and his hands clasped in…

05. The Alchemist's Code Читать →

Автор: «I hate prologues. When I go to a theater I want action, dialogue, dancing, singing. I resent some long-winded actor coming out to lecture me at length on what the play is about or how great the performance is going to be. In real life, prologues are more interesting but rarely recognizable. This was like…

06. New Tricks Читать →

Автор: «Copyright This book is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places, and incidents are the product of the author’s imagination or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance to actual events, locales, or persons, living or dead, is coincidental. I am raising a literary glass in a toast to a long and wonderful life for Oliver Baron Rosenfelt. “ANDY CARPENTER,…

07. Whispering Nickel Idols Читать →

Автор: This one is for my mom, who was a rock in aturbulent stream. With thanks to Jim K. and Ellen W.

08. The Stainless Steel Rat's Revenge Читать →

Автор: «I stood in line, as patient as the other taxpayers, my filled out forms and my cash gripped body in my hand. Cash, money, the old fashioned green folding stuff. A local custom that I intended to make expensive to the local customers. I was scratching under the artificial beard, which itched abominably, when the…

09. First Among Sequels Читать →

Автор: Fourteen years after Thursday Next pegged out at Superhoop '88, her Jurisfiction job has been downgraded due to a potential conflict of interest, since her previous adventures are now themselves in print. Thursday's time is spent worrying about her teenage son Friday and tutoring new recruits. This being fiction, however, jeopardy is never far away.…

10. Lost in a Good Book Читать →

Автор: The inventive, exuberant, and totally original literary fun that began with The Eyre Affair continues with Jasper Fforde’s magnificent second adventure starring the resourceful, fearless literary sleuth Thursday Next. When Landen, the love of her life, is eradicated by the corrupt multinational Goliath Corporation, Thursday must moonlight as a Prose Resource Operative of Jurisfiction—the police…

11. The Big Over Easy Читать →

Автор: It's Easter in Reading — a bad time for eggs — and no one can remember the last sunny day. Ovoid D-class nursery celebrity Humpty Stuyvesant Van Dumpty III, minor baronet, ex-convict, and former millionaire philanthropist, is found shattered to death beneath a wall in a shabby area of town. All the evidence points to…

12. The Fourth Bear Читать →

Автор: The Gingerbreadman: Psychopath, sadist, genius, convicted murderer and biscuit is loose in the streets of Reading. It isn't Jack Spratt's case. He and Mary Mary have been reassigned due to falling levels of nursery crime, and the NCD is once more in jeopardy. That is, until a chance encounter during the Armitage Shanks literary awards…

13. Hard Spell Читать →

Автор: «”Science cannot deal with the supernatural.” - Michael Clough“For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, aainst powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this world…” - Ephesians 6:12“Death is when the monsters get you.” - Stephen KingThis is the city – Scranton, Pennsylvania. It used to be a coal town, back in the days…

14. The Bohemian Girl Читать →

Автор: «To Bernard Weisberger For all the years and all the miles AcknowledgementsI am indebted to my editor, Bill Massey, for both his expertise and his having put up with me in the first place. As well, this book and several others owe much to Tim Waller, whose linguistic knowledge and sense of period slang seem boundless, not to…

15. The curious case of the Clockwork Man Читать →

Автор: «One man's wickedness may easily become all men's curse. - PUBLILIUS SYRUSSir Richard Francis Burton was dead. He was lying on his back in the lobby of the Royal Geographical Society, sprawled at the bottom of the grand staircase with a diminutive red-haired poet slumped across his chest. Algernon Charles Swinburne, tears streaming down his cheeks, his senses…

16. The Suspect Genome Читать →

Автор: Here's an absorbing and intricately plotted mystery set in a troubled future England, a story that expertly and effortlessly mixes two genres to produce a hybrid worthy of the best of either: a science fiction mystery full of surprises, where nothing is as it seems to be.

17. American Obsession Читать →

Автор: , Fatted Calves The new body culture is finally bringing its rewards, thanks to a hormone treatment that rapidly restructures body fat to muscle – all overnight, during a true beauty snooze. But it's way-out expensive, and only the rich and famous can indulge. After all, what's a thousand bucks a day when the result is a body…

18. Angry White Mailmen Читать →

Автор: , GOING POSTAL Hell is being hand- delivered in a rash of federal bombings and random massacres by postal employees across the nation. And CURE'S Dr. Harold Smith sends Remo and Chiun to root out the cause. The mail carriers, who'd complained they couldn't get no respect, now seem to be competing with the domestic militias to win…

19. Assassins Play Off Читать →

Автор: , For centuries, the ancient House of Sinanju is recognized as the center of learning for all the martial arts. From the ancestral nucleus of Oriental power and prestige have come the world's deadliest assassins and killers, also man's greatest protectors and warriors. To become a Master of Sinanju, however, is to totally perfect one's mental,…

20. Balance Of Power Читать →

Автор: , Remo and Chiun must focus on the dizzy series of event connecting the banana republic of Hispania, the Peaches of Mecca, and a luscious blonde named Gloria X. The missing link lies in the tequila-soaked brain of Barney Daniels, an ex-CIA agent who is spirited away to a mental hospital when he tips a few…