Fiction - Mystery
by Vivian Schilling
Of epic scope, QUIETUS is the haunting story of a young woman brought back from the brink of death to find the world around her irrevocably altered. On a stormy winter night, a small plane bound for Boston goes down in the treacherous White Mountains. Through a haze of morphine, Kylie O Rourke awakens in the hospital to confused and harrowing memories of the crash.
The acclaimed author, whose recent novel of suspense Losing Faith was declared "startling...a well-crafted story" (Kirkus Reviews), takes you on a gripping psychological thrill ride in this electrifying tale of a millionaire who will go to deadly lengths to get what he wants.
Unraveling Casey's past and the evidence that condemns her from the crime scene will take more time than he has, but as Dylan’s damaged soul intersects with hers, he is faced with two choices. The girl who occupies his every thought is a psychopathic killer . . . or a selfless hero. And the truth could be the most deadly weapon yet.
The first installment in the new Erica Sparks Series. TV reporter Erica Sparks has become a superstar overnight. But is it due to her hard work and talent? Or is she at the center of a spiraling conspiracy? Erica will stop at nothing to uncover the truth. But she has to make sure disaster — and her troubled past — don’t catch up with her first.
From the acclaimed author Publishers Weekly called "a gifted writer" comes this nail-biting legal thriller in the bestselling tradition of John Grisham and Scott Turow. Filled with suspense, twists, and turns, Losing Faith will captivate legal thriller fans everywhere.
Righting wrongs is never a simple task for Tug, a sharp-witted and unorthodox trial lawyer who repeatedly finds himself in the middle of unusual cases and causes. In Cookie’s Case, this offbeat attorney will go farther for justice than he ever has before.
A high-profile attorney in the middle of a leave-of-absence following a personal tragedy is drawn back into the legal arena amidst a media firestorm when he agrees to represent a popular rap artist accused of brutally murdering his pop star girlfriend. Adam Mitzner's second novel has a powerful voice, page-turning tension, and strong cast of characters.
Smart and sassy casino "fixer" Lucky O'Toole returns for another sizzling Vegas adventure. Lucky thinks it's just another night in Las Vegas when a magician pulls a disappearing act. While Lucky chases leads, someone is trying to mislead her and many other emotional events occur. Las Vegas expert, Deborah Coonts thrills again.
Escalating tensions from illegal immigration, headless bodies hanging off bridges and bounties placed on lawmen on both sides of the border. In the midst of the turmoil, three very different kinds of Ohio cops scramble to maintain control and impose order. With its topical themes, shades-of-gray characters and dark canvas, El Gavilan is a novel for our charged times.
The Seventh Moe Prager Mystery It seems Carmella's estranged sister Alta has been murdered, but no one in New York City seems to care. Why? Making headway on the case is no mean feat as no one, including Alta's partner Maya Watson, wants to cooperate.
Private eye Noah Braddock has found peace in his relationship with Detective Liz Santangelo and has called a tentative truce with his alcoholic mother, Carolina. So when lawyer Darcy Gill demands that he look into a death row case, he's more interested in catching some waves. Darcy then plays her trump card: the man scheduled to die is the father Noah never knew.
When the steadfast Ruby Jane Whittaker drops out of sight, dogged ex-cop Skin Kadash sets out to discover what drove the woman he loves to leave her life behind. Skin and Peter cross the country on a desperate journey deep into Ruby Jane's haunted past -- and toward an explosive confrontation.