• Host by Robin Cook

    By Robin Cook

    The explosive new mystery from New York Times–bestselling writer and grasp of the scientific mystery, Robin Cook.
     
    Lynn Peirce, a fourth-year scientific pupil at South Carolina’s Mason-Dixon collage, thinks she has her lifestyles discovered. but if her in a different way fit boyfriend, Carl, enters the health facility for regimen surgical procedure, her well ordered existence is thrown into overall chaos. Carl fails to come back to cognizance after the process, and an MRI confirms mind death.

    Devastated by means of Carl’s situation, Lynn searches for solutions. confident there’s extra to the tale than what the professionals are prepared to bare, Lynn makes use of all her assets at Mason-Dixon—including her firstly reluctant lab associate, Michael Pender—to search out proof of scientific errors or malpractice.

    What she uncovers, even if, is way extra irritating. Hospitals linked to Middleton Healthcare, together with the Mason-Dixon scientific middle, have unnervingly excessive charges of unexplained anesthetic issues and sufferers contracting critical and terminal sickness within the wake of regimen sanatorium admissions.

    When Lynn and Michael start to obtain dying threats, they understand they’re into whatever larger than both of them expected. They quickly input a determined race opposed to time for solutions earlier than shadowy forces in the back of Middleton Healthcare and their accomplice, Sidereal prescription drugs, can positioned a cease to their efforts as soon as and for all.

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  • Agent Lavender: The Flight of Harold Wilson by Tom Black, Jack Tindale

    By Tom Black, Jack Tindale

    Harold Wilson ruled British politics for nearly 20 years. His political ability observed him make strong enemies and sour competitors, either contained in the Labour occasion and out. Conspiracy theorists, a few in very excessive locations, even circulated rumours that he was once an agent of the Soviet Union. in fact, after all, there has been no longer a shred of fact to those malicious claims.

    But what if there had been?

    In Agent Lavender, Harold Wilson flees Whitehall in the dark, with MI5 and the police quickly in sizzling pursuit. occurring in overdue 1975 in a Britain weary of exchange union disputes and petrified of army coups, the institution needs to flow fast to revive order with no showing heavy-handed. yet having said that, the leading Minister has simply been outed as a communist spy…

    Part-historical epic, part-pulpy mystery, and that includes a cavalcade of Seventies public figures from Enoch Powell and Gerald Ford to Jack Jones and Michael Bentine, Agent Lavender takes readers right into a maelstrom of intrigue, civil disobedience, satire, chilly struggle tensions, and downright farce.

    The winner of 8 Turtledove Awards together with most sensible tale, top chilly conflict Timeline and a number of most sensible personality awards, this acclaimed exchange heritage novel blends politics with espionage and provides a sprinkle of the absurd.

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  • Bone-Pedlar by Sylvian Hamilton

    By Sylvian Hamilton

    'In the crypt of the abbey church at Hallowdene, the priests have been boiling their bishop ...' this is often the area of medieval quest, of castles, trips, likelihood encounters with beggars and spies, of violent killings, and occasionally of incredible cruelty. It additionally a global deeply enmeshed with the supernatural, within which the holy remnants of saints - the finger of St Thomas, the enamel of St Ursula - could be a topic of lifestyles and dying. it truly is by contrast historical past, peopled with clergymen, witches, youngsters, mountebanks, ladies strong and evil, and knights Templar or differently, that Sir Richard Straccan's first experience as bone-pedlar extraordinaire happens. important to all of it is the kidnap of his liked little daughter, Gilla, pointed out via nuns because the dying of his spouse.

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  • In honour bound by Gerald Seymour

    By Gerald Seymour

    Barney Crispin, SAS Captain, is shipped urgently to the Afghanistan border at the direct order of the overseas Secretary. His project is to arrange the destruction of 1 of the recent Soviet helicopters and to carry its mystery components again to Britain.

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  • Conversations with Beethoven by Sanford Friedman

    By Sanford Friedman

    In advance of his dying, Sanford Friedman accomplished this, his ultimate novel, anything solely varied from something he, or for that topic a person, had written sooner than - Conversations with Beethoven, a relocating meditation on greatness and pettiness, vulnerability and genius, that's as elegiac because it is witty and engaging.

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    Conversations with Beethoven, in a travel de strength of fictional invention, tells the tale of the final yr of Beethoven's existence nearly completely via such computer entries: pals, kinfolk, students, Read more...

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  • Catilina's Riddle: A Novel of Ancient Rome (Novels of by Steven Saylor

    By Steven Saylor

    "Saylor competitors Robert Graves in his knack for making the classical international come alive." --(ortland) Oregonian "Engrossing...Ironic and satisfying." -- San Francisco Chronicle The 3rd in Saylor's Roma Sub Rosa novels that includes Gordianus the Finder. Gordianus, disappointed through the corruption of Rome circa sixty three B.C., has fled the town along with his kinfolk to survive a farm within the Etruscan nation-state. yet this bucolic lifestyles is disrupted through the machinations and murderous plots of 2 politicians: Roman consul Cicero, Gordianus's longtime shopper, and populist senator Catilina, Cicero's political rival and a candidate to switch him within the annual elections for consul. Claiming that Catilina plans an rebellion if he loses the race, Cicero asks Gordianus to maintain a watchful eye at the radical. even supposing he distrusts either males, Gordianus is compelled into the heart of the facility fight whilst his six-year-old daughter Diana unearths a headless corpse of their reliable. Shrewdly depicting lethal political maneuverings, this addictive secret additionally monitors the author's enterprise take hold of of background and human personality.  On first e-book again in 1994, Catilina's Riddle used to be a finalist for the Hammet Award.

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  • Radigan and North to the Rails (2-Book Bundle) by Louis L'Amour

    By Louis L'Amour

    Radigan

    Tom Radigan spent 4 demanding years increase his ranch. Now a gorgeous and lethal opportunist offers him with “evidence” that the land belongs to her. Angelina Foley desires Radigan off Vache Creek instantly, and with an outfit of gunfighters to again her and iciness approaching, she’s no longer taking no for a solution. Outmanned, outgunned, and legally outmaneuvered, Radigan isn’t going wherever. now not with no battling for what he understands is rightfully his…even if he has to die for it.

    North to the Rails

    Tom Chantry got here west to shop for farm animals, to not locate hassle. So while he leaves city instead of settle for a problem from a gunfighter named Dutch Akin, he’s categorised a coward. Now just one guy will conform to support Chantry take his herd to the railroad: a intelligent and ruthless cattleman named French Williams. He makes Chantry an strange deal. he'll lease a team yet Chantry needs to stay with the force from begin to end or forfeit the herd. Chantry accepts…and the 1st guy French hires is Dutch Akin.

    From the Paperback edition.

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