Dr. Kay Scarpetta is up against a serial killer who targets young lovers. Four couples have disappeared, only to turn up dead months afterward. Now a 5th pair is missing, and the mother of the girl is a powerhouse recently named by the president to head his war on drugs.
"The past comes alive in this book with all the classic elements that make fiction timeless - adventure, fear, excitement, laughter, and, in the end, triumph and love." WHAT HAPPENS WHEN A PIRATE FALLS IN LOVE WITH HIS CAPTIVE?
Adams County, Alabama, is a small, friendly place where everyone knows each other - but not well enough, it seems, because Sheriff Bernie Granger has a serial killer on her hands, a total psycho who first romances, then stalks, kidnaps, and kills his victims. It's Bernie's first big case, a chance for her to prove herself to her new partner, Memphis police detective Jim Norton, but it won't be easy. This killer is uncannily smart. It's as if he knows what Bernie is thinking. And his next move is more than shocking - it's chillingly personal.
As the Allied Forces slowly begin burning the tide of the war, Hitler vehemently orders the impossible - kidnap Winston Churchill, or kill him. A crack team of commandos led by a disgraced war hero must venture into the heart of England to carry out their mission, or die trying.
Meanwhile, in a quiet seaside village, a beautiful widow and an IRA assassin have already laid the groundwork for what will be the most treacherous plot of the war. It begins on November 6, 1943, when Berlin receives the fateful message.........."The Eagle Has Landed"
A commercial jetliner disaster has brought Tempe Brennan to the North Carolina mountains as a member of the investigative agency DMORT. As bomb theories abound, Tempe soon discovers a jarring piece of evidence that raises dangerous questions--and gets her thrown from the team.
classic Koontz. A real page turner. Christopher Snow has a rare genetic disorder that leaves him dangerously vulnerable to light. He witnesses a series of disturbing incidents that sweep him into a violent mystery only he can solve.
You are strapped in an airline seat on a flight beyond hell. You are forced to hunt for the most horrifying secret a small town ever hid. You are trapped in the demonic depths of a writer's worst nightmare. You are focusing in on a beast bent on shredding your sanity. You are in the hands of Stephen King at his mind-blowing best with an extraordinary quartet of full-length novellas guaranteed to set your heart stow-watch at 4 past midnight. The Langoliers, Secret Window - Secret Garden, The Library Policeman, and The Sun Dog.
50 Years of Holiday Comics that appeared in the Peanuts comic strip. A lot of fun to read and look back on many of the classic comic strips by this great cartoonist. The best from the 50s to the 90s are in this one-of-a-kind collection.