Книги в жанре «Триллер» (1615 книг)

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21. Blackburn Читать →

Автор: From Publishers Weekly Denton 's third novel (after Buddy Holly Is Alive and Well on Ganymede) takes the overworked serial-killer concept and wrings from it a striking depiction of middle-American despair, betrayed innocence, and transcendent hope. Jimmy Blackburn is a roaming murderer with an idiosyncratic moral code: he kills only those he feels deserve to die.…

22. PrivateSector Читать →

Автор: «”I believe you called me,” I informed the very attractive young lady seated at the desk. She appeared not to have heard me. “Excuse me, Miss. Major Sean Drummond… the phone, you called, right?” She replied, sounding annoyed, “Yes. I was ordered to.” “You’re angry.” “I’m not. You’re not worth getting mad about.” “I honestly meant to call you.” “I’m glad you…

23. The Kingmaker Читать →

Автор: «The prisoner was led through the doorway by a pair of burly MPs, who shoved him into a chair and immediately began shackling his handcuffs to the table. The table was bolted to the floor, which was bolted to the prison, and so on. “Guys… no need for that,” I politely insisted. And was coldly ignored. “Look,…

24. El gallo negro Читать →

Автор: Invierno de 1537, Inglaterra. Bajo el reinado de Enrique Vlll, la disoluciГіn de los monasterios estГЎ en marcha.Thomas Cromwell, el temido vicario general del rey se enfrenta a la vieja Iglesia catГіlica con leyes draconianas y la mayor red de informadores nunca vista. La reina Ana Bolena ha sido decapitada y los monasterios, amenazados con…

25. The water wars Читать →

Автор: «The year before he joined the Reclamation, when he was still seventeen, my brother Will set a new high score at the YouToo! booth at the gaming center. It was a record that stood for many years, and there were plenty of people who thought it would never be broken, although eventually it was. But…

26. Sushi for One? Читать →

Автор: This perky debut chick lit novel by Tang gently pokes fun at Asian culture and the life of Christian singles. Lex Sakai is a 30-year-old single Asian-American volleyball coach whose control-freak grandmother is determined to fix her up with a man. Lex is more passionate about making a prestigious volleyball team than dating one of…

27. Flush Читать →

Автор: You know it's going to be a rough summer when you spend Father's Day visiting your dad in the local lockup. Noah's dad is sure that the owner of the Coral Queen casino boat is flushing raw sewage into the harbor – which has made taking a dip at the local beach like swimming in…

28. Basket Case Читать →

Автор: Regarding the death of James Bradley Stomarti: what first catches my attention is his age. Thirty-nine. That's seven years younger than I am. I"m drawn to the young and old, but who isn't? The most avidly read obituaries are of those who died too soon and those who lasted beyond expectations. What everybody wants to…

29. Double Whammy Читать →

Автор: On the morning of January 6, two hours before dawn, a man named Robert Clinch rolled out of bed and rubbed the sleep from his eyes. He put on three pairs of socks, a blue flannel shirt, olive dungarees, a Timex waterproof watch, and a burgundy cap with a patch stitched to the crown. The…

30. Lucky You Читать →

Автор: On the afternoon of November 25, a woman named JoLayne Lucks drove to the Grab N"Go minimart in Grange, Florida, and purchased spearmint Certs, unwaxed dental floss and one ticket for the state Lotto. JoLayne Lucks played the same numbers she"d played every Saturday for five years: 17-19-22-24-27-30. The significance of her Lotto numbers was…

31. Naked Came The Manatee Читать →

Автор: It was the usual scene: thousands of people, not one of whom a normal person would call normal. There were the European tourists, getting off their big fume-belching buses, wearing their new jeans and their Hard Rock Cafe T-shirts, which they bought when their charter bus stopped in Orlando. They moved in chattering clots, following…

32. NativeTongue Читать →

Автор: On July 16, in the aching torpid heat of the South Florida summer, Terry Whelper stood at the Avis counter at Miami International Airport and rented a bright red Chrysler LeBaron convertible. He had originally signed up for a Dodge Colt, a sensible low-mileage compact, but his wife had told him go on, be sporty…

33. Sick Puppy Читать →

Автор: On the morning of April 24, an hour past dawn, a man named Palmer Stoat shot a rare African black rhinoceros. He fired from a distance of thirteen yards and used a Winchester .458, which knocked him flat on his back. The rhinoceros wheeled, as if to charge, before snorting twice and sagging to its…

34. Stormy Weather Читать →

Автор: On August 23, the day before the hurricane struck, Max and Bonnie Lamb awoke early, made love twice and rode the shuttle bus to Disney World. That evening they returned to the Peabody Hotel, showered separately, switched on the cable news and saw that the storm was heading directly for the southeastern tip of Florida.…

35. Tourist Season Читать →

Автор: On the morning of December 1, a man named Theodore Bellamy went swimming in the Atlantic Ocean off South Florida. Bellamy was a poor swimmer, but he was a good real-estate man and a loyal Shriner. The Shriners thought so much of Theodore Bellamy that they had paid his plane fare all the way from…

36. Cold Ridge Читать →

Автор: Carine Winters accepts the job of photographing Sterling Rancourt's historic Boston home knowing she's taking a risk – she could run into Tyler North, the pararescuer who once saved Rancourt's life and the man who all but left Carine at the altar a year ago. Then Carine finds a body in Rancourt's house – and the…

37. The Carriage House Читать →

Автор: Delighted with her purchase of a run-down, nineteenth-century carriage house on Boston 's North Shore, graphic designer Tess Haviland stumbles upon a skeleton inside the basement wall, a body that mysteriously vanishes when she brings her neighbor, Andrew Thorne, over to see it.

38. Don Читать →

Автор: Nestled on the shores of Lake Erie, the small town of Port Ariel, Ohio, is a welcome haven for Natalie St. John. Back home for the first time in years, she plans to visit old friends, mend a broken heart, and take a break from her busy veterinary practice. But her peace is shattered her…

39. Philadelphia Noir Читать →

Автор: , , , , , , , , , , , , , Includes brand-new stories by: Diane Ayres, Cordelia Frances Biddle, Keith Gilman, Cary Holladay, Solomon Jones, Gerald Kolpan, Aimee LaBrie, Halimah Marcus, Carlin Romano, Asali Solomon, Laura Spagnoli, Duane Swierczynski, Dennis Tafoya, and Jim Zervanos. Carlin Romano, critic-at-large of the Chronicle of Higher Education and literary critic of The Philadelphia Inquirer for twenty-five years, teaches philosophy and…

40. Born To Be Wild Читать →

Автор: “Fast-paced.” – People “This terrific thriller will drag you into its chilling web of terror and not let go until the last paragraph…A ripping good read.” – The San Francisco Examiner “Catherine Coulter can always be counted on to write an exciting thriller.” – BookBrowser “Ms. Coulter is a one-of-a-kind author who knows how to hook her readers…