The Experiment

By John Darnton

In an remoted laboratory, a try topic discovers a human corpse with its middle removed...

In long island urban, a journalist investigates a murder sufferer with its face and fingerprints removed...

Drawn jointly via medication and homicide, those males are approximately to make a discovery that might switch every little thing they give thought to technology, nature, and themselves...

They percentage an identical face.

"Thrills and Haunts."-Patricia Cornwell

"One of the summer's scariest novels." -New York day-by-day News

"As compelling as Robert B. Parker's Spenser or Patricia Cornwell's Kay Scarpetta...complex and original...absorbing."-New York Times

"A Roaring...X-Files-Like Tale."-Talk

"Thrilling."-John Sandford


"Relentless." -Houston Chronicle

"Timely."-Publishers Weekly "Harrowing."-Rocky Mountain News

"Satisfying."-Entertainment Weekly

"You've obtained To learn It."-Library Journal (Hot Picks)

A New York Times awesome publication of the yr

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Two Years Before The Mast - A Personal Narrative Of Life At Sea

Years earlier than the Mast is a ebook through the yankee writer Richard Henry Dana, Jr., written after a two-year sea voyage beginning in 1834 and released in 1840. it really is of notice that he didn't got down to write Years prior to the Mast as a sea event, yet to spotlight how poorly universal sailors have been handled on ships. It quick grew to become a most sensible vendor.

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Cowboys and Aliens

The final showdown among Cowboys and Indians is an alien invasion. The previous West is just not the same.

When an extra-terrestrial armada lands within the Wild West, they locate themselves in a showdown with one tricky posse of rough-and-ready heroes—and the Cowboys and extraterrestrial beings graphic novel can provide the exciting comedian booklet tales that begun all of it off! Compiling each factor of Scott Mitchell Rosenberg’s electrifying comedian publication sequence, this pretty, full-color picture novel good points the dynamic artistic abilities of Fred Van Lente, Andrew Foley, and Luciano Lima—as good as all-new tie-in paintings from the amazing movie, starring Harrison Ford, Daniel Craig, and Sam Rockwell. even if you’re rooting for the gunslingers or the little eco-friendly males, don’t deliver your weapons to city with out examining a replica of the Cowboys and extraterrestrial beings graphic novel!

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After cost negotiations among humanity and the alien Tarsalans cross horribly unsuitable, the Earth is engulfed in a mysterious eco-friendly sphere-blocking all sun from achieving the skin. in basic terms scientists-one remoted at the Moon's lunar colony, the opposite trapped on a death Earth-possess the minds and the capacity to spoil the sector earlier than it renders the realm thoroughly barren...

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Assegai (Courtney Family Adventures)

By Wilbur Smith

Wilbur Smith has received acclaim around the world because the grasp of the ancient novel. Now, in Assegai he's taking readers on an unforgettable African experience set opposed to the collection clouds of conflict.

It is 1913 and Leon Courtney, an ex-soldier grew to become expert hunter in British East Africa, publications the wealthy and strong from the US and Europe on big-game safaris. Leon had by no means sought popularity, yet an excursion along U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt has made him some of the most sought-after hunters at the continent. quickly, he reveals that with megastar comes not only wealth―but additionally possibility.

Leon is recruited through his uncle Penrod Ballantyne, commander of the British forces in East Africa, to assemble info on one in every of his consumers: count number Otto von Meerbach, a German industrialist whose corporation builds plane and autos for the Kaiser's burgeoning military. whereas spying, Leon falls desperately in love with von Meerbach's appealing and enigmatic mistress, Eva von Wellberg.

On the eve of the area warfare, Leon stumbles on a plot by means of count number von Meerbach that may wipe out the British forces in Africa. He unearths himself left on my own to frustrate von Meerbach's plan, and in grave peril as he learns extra in regards to the enigmatic Eva.

Set amidst the tensions that might spark a warfare throughout continents, Assegai grants the fast paced motion and shiny heritage that has made Wilbur Smith an the world over bestselling author.

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Ship Breaker

By Paolo Bacigalupi

A gritty, high-stakes event set in a futuristic international the place oil is scarce, yet loyalty is scarcer.

In America's Gulf Coast sector, grounded oil tankers are being damaged down for elements by way of crews of children. Nailer, a teenage boy, works the sunshine staff, scavenging for copper wiring simply to make quota-and confidently stay to determine one other day. but if, by means of good fortune or by accident, he discovers a lovely clipper send beached in the course of a up to date storm, Nailer faces crucial choice of his lifestyles: Strip the send for all it really is worthy or rescue its lone survivor, a stunning and filthy rich woman who could lead on him to a greater life....

In this robust novel, Paolo Bacigalupi can provide an exhilarating, fast paced event set in a shiny and uncooked, doubtful destiny.

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Without Warning

By John Birmingham

In Kuwait, American forces are stacked up, locked and loaded for the invasion of Iraq. In Paris, a covert agent, a girl who inhabits a twilight of lies and dying, is with reference to cracking a terrorist cellphone. And simply north of the equator, a forty-foot wood-hulled sailboat, manned via a drug runner, a pirate, and gun-slinging beauties, is witness to the unspeakable. in a single rapid, all over the international, for politicians and peasants, from Gaza to Geneva, issues is not an analogous. A wave of inexplicable power has slammed into the continental usa.

America, as we all know it, is long gone. . . .


Now U.S. infantrymen are scuffling with a conflict with no command or keep an eye on. A correspondent documents horrors for nobody. Washington is long gone and the road of succession is in tatters; the functioning remnants of presidency are in Pearl Harbor, Guantánamo Bay, and one determined, remoted nook of the Northwest. For the jihadists, it’s Allah’s miracle. For Saddam, it’s an opportunity to assault. Iran announces battle on an the USA that doesn’t exist–except within the hearts and souls of the lads and girls who wish it to.

In this unbelievable paintings of exchange fiction, John Birmingham hurtles us right into a state of affairs that's unbelievable yet shatteringly genuine: a global of monetary break the place a cloud of noxious waste–from America’s burning cities–darkens Europe, whereas women and men in workplaces world wide fight to make judgements that can't carry and opportunists unharness their mystery demons.

From a slick Texas attorney who occurs to be within the correct position on the correct time to a hard-working urban engineer in Seattle who turns into his terrified city’s simply wish, from the cancer-stricken undercover agent to a drug runner off the Mexican coast and a U.S. common in Cuba, by surprise tells a quick, livid tale of survival, violence, and a brand new, soul-shattering truth. the 1st in an epic trilogy that might go away readers breathless and astounded, suddenly deals a global with no its policeman, its nice devil, or its savior–as an unknowable destiny struggles to be born.

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Gideon's Corpse (Gideon Crew series)

By Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child

A most sensible nuclear scientist is going mad and takes an blameless kin hostage at gunpoint, killing one and inflicting a major standoff.
A plume of radiation above long island urban ends up in a warehouse the place, it kind of feels, a strong nuclear bomb used to be assembled simply hours before.
Sifting during the proof, professionals confirm that the unthinkable is set to ensue: in ten days, a big American urban could be vaporized via a terrorist attack.
Ten days. And Gideon group, monitoring the mysterious terrorist phone from the suburbs of recent York to the mountains of recent Mexico, learns the tip might be whatever worse--far worse--than mere Armageddon.

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Ramage's Signal (The Lord Ramage Novels) (Volume 11)

By Dudley Pope

The Calypso and her captain, Lord Nicholas Ramage, enterprise extra into the French-dominated waters of the Mediterranean on an Admiralty project to sink, burn, and ruin. Aiming to confuse and distract the enemy, Ramage and his males locate themselves remoted and outnumbered as they tackle the may of Napoleon's fleet.

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