When he lifts his arms to point the camera at me, the shirt bunches around the muscles of his biceps and his shoulders.'What's this about? Who sent you?''There's a simple message: back off.'The photograph has printed. He holds it up, shakes it dry and looks at it appraisingly. 'Not bad,' he says, turning the photo so I can see it. I look at myself,...
Publisher : Penguin Books Ltd
published : 2009
The largest uncut diamond in the world, the Minstrel's Rough, is little more than legend. Brought into the Pepperkamp family in 1548, it has been handed down to one keeper in each generation. Juliana Fall has inherited its splendor from her uncleand, unwittingly, its legacy of danger. Juliana's mother wants nothing more than to bury her memories...
Publisher : MIRA
published : 2012
She's a liar. She's a thief. She's a killer. She's his mother. And he'll take on the world to save her. With his father near death, Judge Whit Mosley launches a search for his mother, who abandoned the family thirty years ago and vanished into the criminal underworld. Hoping to heal the wounds of the past, Whit finds Eve--framed for murder...
Publisher : Grand Central Publishing
published : 2014
?Hunter is one of the most exciting new tough guys to come along in years.? ? Contra Costa Times When speaking about author Matt Hilton?s former Special Forces operative hero Joe Hunter, Booklist says, ?Lee Child?s Jack Reacher could have some worthy competition.? And not only Child?s readers, but dedicated fans of Jeffery Deaver, Robert Crais,...
Publisher : HarperCollins
published : 2011
A spellbinding thriller pitting a U.S. federal marshal against the mob's most resourceful killer--in a race to save the woman he loves Six years ago, witness protection marshal Roland Larson did the unthinkable: He fell in love with a protected witness, Hope Stevens, whose testimony was to put away prominent members of the Romero crime family. When...
Publisher : Hachette Books
published : 2006
Ex-CIA and Special Ops, Joe Hunter made a lot of enemies during his covert careerbut none worse than the powerful man he left for dead in South America. Now, seven years later, someone with Hunters face has embarked on a horrific killing spree in Florida. Suddenly, people closely connected to the former military operative-turned-problem...
Publisher : Hyperion
published : 2011
Illegal logging and trade in timber is a major cause of forest degradation in the world today. Not only does it threaten biodiversity-rich old growth forests, it also endangers the livelihoods of the traditional communities that are dependent upon them. But controlling this global problem is not a simple matter of enacting new laws and enforcing new...
Publisher : International Development Research Centre
published : 1999
By air, sea, and land the members of the Miami-Dade Crime Lab are called out. In a field outside the Everglades a balloon has just set down; the lone man inside the basket is dead -- an apparent suicide. A yacht riddled with bullets limps into the Port of Miami; only a gravely wounded hijacker survives, confessing that there are drugs somewhere on...
Publisher : Pocket Books
published : 2008