( Someone Wants Her Head )
Chief medical officer for the commonwealth of Virginia,Dr.Kay Scarpetta,the narrator,dwells on her efforts to identify”Mr. Nobody”,the strangler of young women.The doctor devotes days and nights to gathering computer data and forensic clues to the killer,although she’s hampered by men officials anxious to prove themselves superior to a woman.Predictable,Scarpetta’s toil pays off,but not before the strangler attacks her;a reformed male chauvinist,conveniently nearby,saved her.
Under cover of night in Richmond,Virginia,a human monster strikes,leaving a gruesome trail of strangling that has paralyzed the city. Medical examiner Kay Scarpetta suspects the worst:a deliberate campaign by a brilliant serial killer whose signature offers precious few clues. With an unerring eye,she calls on the latest advances in forensic research to unmask the madman. But this investigation will test Kay like no other,because it’s being sabotaged from within – and someone wants her dead.
AUTHOR: PATRICIA CORNWELL
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Serial
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Andreas’s disappearance is a mystery to all,including his inseparable friend Zipp.But as much as the police question him,it’s not easy for Zipp to come forward with details of the last time he saw his friends: following an old woman into her home,brandishing his knife. Zipp waited anxiously outside but Andreas failed to reappear.Inspector Sejer and his colleague Skarre are baffled but while the confusion in the outside world continues,a chilling and heart-stopping drama is unfolding inside the old woman’s home.People are not always what they seem.Appearances aren’t always to be believed.
TITLE: WHEN THE DEVIL HOLDS THE CANDLE
Famously kidnapped at age six,Kick captured America’s hearts when she was rescued five years later.Now,twenty-one,she finds herself unexpectedly entangled in a missing child case that will put her talents to the test.Trained as a marksman,lock picker,escape artist and bomb maker by her abductor,Kick could not return to the life of the average young girl after her release.So,in view of therapy,she mastered martial arts,boxing,and knife throwing;learned how to escape from the trunk of a car Jimmy a pair of handcuffs,and walk without making a sound-all before she was thirteen.Kick has trained herself to be safe.But then two children go missing in three weeks and an enigmatic and wealthy for new weapons dealer approaches her with a proposition.John Bishop help recover the two children-he won’t take no for an answer.With lives hanging in the balance,Kick is set to be the crusader she has always imagined herself.Little does she know that the answers she and Bishop seek are hidden in one of the few places she doesn’t want to navigate-the dark corners of her own mind.
TITLE: ONE KICK
AUTHOR: CHELSEA CAIN
The snake that strike at the tortoise will discover a toothache.
A trap does not catches the wind.
The changing colours of the camelion only deceives the fool.
The snake and the millipede might craw with their bellies but that does not make them brothers.
The road does not tell the traveller what lies ahead.
1} The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and
convenience but where he stands in moment of challenge and controversy.
2} Even the richest man is poor when he is without a little bit of love in his heart.
3} You enter the beautiful city of success by passing through the ugly village failure.
4} Money is an article which may be used as a universal passport to everywhere except Heaven,and as a universal provider of everything except Happiness.