select editions 4 books in 1 volume 1 2008 Author:readers digest Includes The Overlook by Michael Connelly, Meet me in Venice by Elizabeth Adler, Step on a crack by James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge and An Irish country doctor by Patrick Taylor. — The Overlook--The electrifying new novel by the author of Echo Park. When a body is found on the overlook near Mulholland Drive, L.A. Detctive Harry Bosch is sent... more » to investigate. Could the victims access to radioactive materials be a factor in his murder? As a routine homicide investigation turns into something bigger and much more dangerous, Bosch must battle the feds, LAPD brass, and his own demons to get to the truth.
Meet me in Venice-- Antiques dealer Precious Rafferty lives in romantic Paris, but without a romance of her own. That is, until dashing Bennett James appears out of nowhere to sweep Preshy off her feet. Things heat up when the discovery of a legendary necklace half a world away starts a cat-and-mouse games of danger and intrigue. Suddenly Preshy wonders if she can trust her heart when her life is at stake.
Step on a crack-- A trap is sprung when powerful people from around the world are gathered in New York City for the funeral of a beloved former first lady. What becomes a deadly hostage situation is just the beginning of brilliant and cold-blooded scheme. Its up to New York cop Michael Bennett to find a way to rescue the captives.
An Irish country doctor--The time is the early 1960s. The place is a tiny village in Northern Ireland. And the tale is pure magic. Newly minted physician Barry Laverty is looking for a job-and love, if he can find it. Lucky for him he finds a way to little Ballybucklebo, where a blustery country GP will take him under his intimidating wing, and romance is waiting just a train stop away.« less