Millie Graff,a New York restaurateur is followed home from work by a man who forces her into her apartment. He gagged and sexually violates her,tortures and then skinned her alive.She is found with her hand wrapped around a silver cross on a necklace.Catching the killer is the priority number one and only the best will do-that means Frank Quinn.Quinn and his associates follow the path of the killer known as ‘The Skinner.And Quinn wouldn’t want it any other way.Because he recognizes the victim.Years ago,as a homicide detective, he saved her young life.Now the hunt is on,and deep in his gut,Quinn welcomes it.He knows he’s seeing the work of a truly twisted serial killer.Except it’s not the ritual weapon that makes this killer so disturbing. It’s who he kills-and how he makes them suffer.
AUTHOR: JOHN LUTZ
“I couldn’t erase the memory of the video. A little boy with dark brown skin,stood naked in the middle of a nondescript room. A disembodied voice ordered him to turn in a circle, to raise his arms over his head,to bend over. He obeyed with a glazed look in his eyes and tears running down his cheeks. A price was named just before the video ended. I would kill someone for that little boy tonight.” Savvy undercover work leads Lucy Kendall to an underground child sex trafficking ring. But when her best
AUTHOR: STACY GREEN
TITLE: SEE THEM RUN
GENRE: Suspense,Psychological Thriller,Mystery
Soviet Union,1956. Stalin is dead, and a violent regime is beginning to fracture-leaving behind a society where the police are the criminals, and the criminals are innocent. A secret speech composed by Stalin’s successor Khrushchev is distributed to the entire nation. Its message: Stalin was a tyrant. Its promise: The Soviet Union will change.Leo Demidov is also struggling to change facing his own personal turmoil as a former security officer. The two young girls he and his wife Raisa adopted have yet to forgive him for his part in the death of their parents.They are not alone. Now that the truth is out, Leo, Raisa, and their family are in grave danger from someone consumed by the dark legacy of Leo’s past career.Someone transformed beyond recognition into the perfect model of vengeance.
AUTHOR: TOM ROB SMITH
TITLE: THE SECRET SPEECH
J. P. Beaumont is finally taking some time off to have knee-replacement surgery.But instead of taking his mind off work, the operation
AUTHOR: J.A JANCE
TITLE: SECOND WATCH
When a man dies in a gas explosion, the police suspect arson. The Murder Investigation Team are called in to investigate, but the case takes on a new and terrible twist when a local villain is viciously attacked. As the police enquiries lead from the expensive Harchester Hill estate to the local brothel, a witness dies in a hit-and-run. Was it coincidence or cold-blooded murder? The Murder Investigation Team has problems of its own and so does Geraldine Steel. A shocking revelation threatens her peace of mind as the investigation races towards its dramatic climax.
AUTHOR: LEIGH RUSSELL
TITLE: ROAD CLOSED
Estelle Paradise wakes up in a hospital after being found near dead at the bottom of a ravine with a fragmented memory and a vague sense of loss. Then a terrifying reality sets in: her daughter is missing. Days earlier, Estelle discovered her babys crib is empty in their Brooklyn apartment. There was no sign of a break-in, but all traces of seven-month-old Mia had disappeared. Her diapers, her clothes, her bottles all gone. Frustrated and unable to explain her daughter s disappearance, Estelle begins a desperate search. But when the lack of evidence casts doubt on her story, Estelle becomes the number one suspect in the eyes of the police and the media. As hope of reuniting with Mia becomes all she has left, Estelle will do anything to find answers, What has she done to her baby? And what has someone else done to her?”
AUTHOR: ALEXANDRA BURT
TITLE: REMEMBER MIA
GENRE: Psychological Thriller
Jennifer Parker is in turmoil. Her father is a lawyer who has died inside since her mother left them for someone younger. She goes to school with hopes of joining her father’s practice and becomes a lawyer.However,fate steps in and takes her father from her.So, she heads off to New York with hopes of being something more.Naïve and ignorant, she is framed by a mob boss and that ruined her career before it ever gets started.She starts working for the Morettis the crime family who got her in trouble. She found herself being loved by two different men,one is a politician and the other,a mafia don.With new high enemies of the D.A. Di Silva and a judge, Jennifer faces possible jail time.
AUTHOR: SIDNEY SHELDON
TITLE: RAGE OF ANGELS