Through a heinous and traumatizing childhood,Amy McCail became a psychologist for a mental institution.She encounters a patient who rekindles all of her suppress and painful childhood memories which also connects her with his puzzling case of violence and torture.Mr. Valentine lived in the mental institution for almost all of his life,haunted by the truth of his mother and father’s death. His constant battle within,calms the brutal nights of torture given by his doctor,Dr. Barnes.When Doctor McCail meets Mr. Valentine for the first time,she was compel to know more about him as a person.Unaware of the demons that resides within him…In order for him to begin a normal and ordinary life, Dr. Amy McCail must be willing to let go of all of her logic and reasoning to reach him. Unknowingly,she invokes an evil inside him.Waiting for the right moment to wreak havoc on the world,and to seek its revenge on the person who caused it to fight for its existence.To solve the mysterious and random murders which surrounds the hospital,Dr. McCail will discover a connection between her and Mr. Valentine.Revealing her involvement with his lifelong issues.
AUTHOR: ELIJAH CAINAAN
TITLE: NEVER THINK OF ME
A devoted housekeeper embarks on a quest to find the truth behind her employer’s murder.A washed up Hollywood actor gets one last,high-stakes chance to revive his career.A man makes an impulsive visit to his hometown, and learns more about his past than he bargained for.Two Olympic track hopefuls receive terrorist threats.
AUTHOR: JEFFERY DEAVER
TITLE: TROUBLE MIND
The first time was on the gridiron.A big,towering athlete,he was the only person from his hometown of Burlington ever to go pro.But his career ended before it had a chance to begin.On his very first play,a violent helmet to helmet collision knocked him off the field for good,and left him with an improbable side effect he can never forget anything.The second time was at home nearly two decades later. Now a police detective,Decker returned from a stakeout one evening and entered a nightmare his wife,young daughter,and brother-in-law had been murdered.His family destroyed, their killer’s identity as mysterious as the motive behind the crime,and unable to forget a single detail from that horrible night,Decker finds his world collapsing around him.He leaves the police force,loses his home,and winds up on the street,taking piecemeal jobs as a private investigator when he can.But over a year later,a man turns himself in to the police and confesses to the murders.At the same time a horrific event nearly brings Burlington to its knees,and Decker is called back in to help with this investigation.Decker also seizes his chance to learn what really happened to his family that night.To uncover the stunning truth,he must use his remarkable gifts and confront the burdens that go along with them.He must endure the memories he would much rather forget.And he may have to make the ultimate sacrifice.
AUTHOR: DAVID BALDACCI
TITLE: MEMORY MAN
When former tennis star Suzze T and her rock star husband, Lex,encounter an anonymous Facebook post questioning the paternity of their unborn child,Lex runs off, and Suzze at eight months pregnant asks Myron to save her marriage,and perhaps her husband’s life.But when he finds Lex,he also finds someone he wasn’t looking for: his sister-in-law,Kitty,who along with Myron’s brother abandoned the Bolitar family long ago.As Myron races to locate his missing brother while their father clings to life,he must face the lies that led to the estrangement including the ones told by Myron himself.
AUTHOR: HARLAN COBEN
TITLE: LIVE WIRE
Secrets can scandalize,Secrets can shock, Secrets can kill…..
In a lovely suburban town just north of New York City,the gossip mill runs more efficiently than the commuter-train line.And in every impeccably decorated house,they’re talking about Lauren Walsh. They say that nothing could be worse than being abandoned by your husband for another woman. They’re wrong . . .All Lauren wants is to protect her children from the pain of her messy divorce. But when their father goes missing,a case of mistaken identity puts all their lives in danger, and a stealthy predator lurks in the shadows,watching…. waiting. Lauren is about to uncover an unfathomable truth,a truth this cold-blooded mastermind would never let her live to tell . . .
AUTHOR: WENDY CORSI STAUB
TITLE: LIVE TO TELL
Somewhere in Scotland the unthinkable is about to happen something that would shatter the very bedrock of society.For Deputy Chief Constable Bob Skinner,time is pressing…..Four ruthless,Albanian gangsters have infiltrated Edinburgh’s underworld and MI5 are all over it.They believe they are trying to move into the city’s drug scene.But do they have a bigger,more audacious objective?The son of a police officer is found dead in the shadow of Edinburgh Castle.A youthful prank gone wrong,or a foretaste of things to come?The police force is in trouble as Scotland’s unscrupulous First Minister plans to take it over, threatening ruin to anyone who gets in his way.How do you stop the man who holds the reins of power? A triple threat for Skinner, but will his troubled marriage cloud his judgement?The crimes begin to collide: fragments of the truth are revealed.Skinner and his team race against time to piece them together will it all come down to a shot in the dark?
AUTHOR: QUINTIN JARDINE
TITLE: LETHAL INTENT
A peaceful Minnesota town,where crime is something that just doesn’t happen,is about to face its worst nightmare.A young boy disappears.There are no witnesses,no clues only a note,cleverly taunting,casually cruel Has a cold-blooded kidnapper struck? Or is this the reawakening of a long-quiet serial killer? A tough minded investigator on her first,make-or-break case… A local cop who fears that big city evils have come to stalk his small town home.Together they are hunting for a madman who knows no bounds,to protect a town that may never feel safe again.
AUTHOR: TAMI HOAG
TITLE: NIGHT SINS
A young girl who has been missing for eight months,suddenly reappears and commits a heinous murder.She claims not to know why she did it,or where she had been for the last few months.The girl’s desperate parents hire private investigators,Jake and Annie Lincoln,to find the truth behind their daughter’s disappearance,and why she would return and kill a stranger in cold blood.An ex-con,who had seemingly turned his life around,becomes the next victim when a young boy shoots him,and then casually holds the gun to his own head, and pulls the trigger.
An aspiring city councilor is executed in the same manner.None of the deadly murderers seem to be aware of their actions.As the Lincolns race to solve the puzzle of why young killers are casually murdering without remorse,they are drawn into a dangerous conspiracy and become targets of a mercile.
AUTHOR : RAYVEN T. HILL
TITLE: JUSTICE FOR HIRE
In Tulsa,Ben Kincaid has built a national reputation as a stalwart defense attorney who will fight tirelessly for his clients.In Evanston,Illinois,Johnny Christensen has built a national reputation as a sadistic bigot who beat and stabbed a gay man and left him to die.When Johnny’s mother comes to Ben and begs him to defend her son,he has one secret reason for saying no.
But while Ben turns down the case,his younger,beautiful partner,Christina McCall,does not.Traveling to Chicago and facing an explosion of controversy and deadly violence surrounding the trial,Christina steps into a case that is already nearly lost.Her client’s only defense is his claim that he left his victim bludgeoned but aliveTo prove that someone else committed the actual murder, Christina needs a little bit of evidence and a good motive to go with it.When unforeseen circumstances force Ben Kincaid to enter the trial the defense attorney sees only one way to prove Johnny’s innocence.But Ben’s plan means luring a killer out of the woodwork even though he may kill again…
AUTHOR: WILLIAM BERNHARDT
TITLE: HATE CRIME
The first child was taken from her house. The second from his mother’s car. The third from her own bedroom…
When Helen and Sean Phillips go out for the evening,leaving their teenage daughter babysitting little Frankie,they have no idea that they are about to face every parent’s greatest fear.Detective Inspector Patrick Lennon is hopeful that the three children who have been abducted in this patch of south-west London will be returned safe and well.But when a body is found in a local park,Lennon realizes that time is running out and that nothing in this case is as it seems…Blending police procedural with psychological thriller,From the Cradle will have every parent checking that their children are safe in their beds…then checking again.
AUTHOR: LOUISE VOSS AND MARK EDWARDS
TITLE: FROM THE CRADLE