Six unforgettable kids with no families and no homes, are running for their lives. Max Ride and her best friends are products of an experiment: they were engineered to fly. And that's just the beginning of their amazing powers. Now they've escaped, and they need to know who made them, who's hunting them, and why they were designed to be superior to all other humans.
Boston medical examiner Dr. Maura Isles is shocked to discover that the murdered woman looks exactly like her. For Maura, an only child, a DNA test confirms the startling fact: the mysterious doppelganger is in fact her twin sister. Now an already bizarre homicide investigation becomes a disturbing excursion into a past full of dark secrets and twisted truths.
A murdered child, a distraught mother, and clues that suggest the return of a serial killer...This one is chock-full of the very latest in dazzling forensic technology. Will keep you pinned to the chair.
For 20 years FBI agent Quentin Hayes has been haunted by an unsolved murder that took place at a secluded Victorian-era resort when he was a boy. Now, part of a Special Crimes Unit, he has returned to the scene of that long-ago crime to find answers.
There's a place along Interstate 50 that some call the loneliest place on Earth. It's known as Desperation, Nevada. It's not a very nice place to live. It's an even worse place to die. Let the battle against evil begin. Welcome to Desperation.
He comes out when the sun goes down. He delivers death from the barrel of a rifle. He's made New York City his shooting gallery. The press has named him The Night Sniper. He taunts those who would try to stop him, threatening to increase the body count unless legendary retired homicide dectective Vin Repetto is willing to engage him in a lethal game of cat and mouse.
On a rain-slashed night, Flight 255 crashes at Kansas City Airport triggering one of the most horrifying aviation disasters of the decade. Put simply, it never should have happened. Safety Board investigator Joe Wallingford races to find out why it did.
A cold-blooded kidnapper has been playing a twisted game with a terrified Minnesota town. Now a respected member of the community stands accused of a chilling act of evil. But when a second boy disappears, a frightened public demands to know: Have the police caught the wrong man? Is this nightmare continuing...or just beginning?
Each time he strikes, he takes two victims. He waits for the first victim to be discovered - a body containing all the clues investigators need to find the second victim, who counts the seconds...to a slow but certain death. Now, two girls have disappeared, and the deadly countdown begins again. Rookie FBI agent Kimberly Quincy knows the killer's deadline can be met, but she'll have to break some rules to do it.
In 1970, Willie Traynor came to Clanton, Mississippi. Within a year, the 23-year-old found himself the owner of Ford County's only newspaper. While the rest of America was in the grips of turmoil, Clanton lived on the edge of another age--until the brutal murder of a young mother rocked the town and thrust Willie into the center of a storm.
With the Vatican in turmoil, SIGMA Force leasps into action. An elite team of scientific and Special Forces operatives under the command ofGrayson Pierce and Lieutenant Rachel Verona, they are pursuing a deadly mystery that weaves through sites of the Seven Wonders of the World and ends at the doorstep of an ancient, mystical, and terrifying secret order. Science and religion unite to unleash a horror not seen since the beginning of time.
Until that September of 1952, Luke Chandler had never kept a secret or told a single lie. But in the long, hot summer of his seventh year, two groups of migrant workers and two very dangerous men came through the Arkansas Delta to work the Chandler cotton farm. And suddenly mysteries are flooding Luke's world. A brutal murder leaves the town seething in gossip and suspicion. As young Luke watches the world around him, he unravels secrets that could shatter lives -- and change his family and his town forever.
Peter Balsam has come to the sleepy desert town of Neilsville to teach its youth, and finds a mystery of mounting horror. Something is happening th the young girls of St. Francis Xavier High School--something evil. In bloodlet and terror a suicide contagion has swept the town...while a dark order of its holy men enacts a secret medieval ritual. Is hysteria manipulating these innocent children into violent self-destruction? Or has a supernatural force, a thirteenth-century madness, returned to punish the sinners.
Living a no-strings-attached life in glamorous Palm Beach, beautiful, steely-nerved criminal attorney Amanda Travis knows exactly what she likes and doesn't like. Which is why she has shut the door on two ex-husbands, her estranged mother, and her hometown of Toronto. Then comes the news that will shatter Amanda's untouchable world: her mother has shot and killed a complete stranger. Forced to return to Toronto, Amanda must confront her demons and unravel the truth behind her mother's violent act while the taunting, teasing name from her past dances in her head...Puppet...telling her that someone else is orchestrating her fate.
When the Conways move into their ancestral home in Louisiana after the death of an estranged aunt, it is with the promise of a new beginning. But the house has a life of its own. Abandoned for the last 40 years, surrounded by thick trees and a stifling sense of melancholy, the sprawling Victorian house seems to swallow up the sunlight. Deep within the cold cellar and etched into the very walls is a long, dark history of the Conway name--a grim bloodline poisoned by suicide, strange disappearances, voodoo rituals, and rumors of murder. But the family knows nothing of the soul-shattering secrets that snake through generations of their past. They do know that terror awaits them. For with each generation of the Conways comes a hellish day of reckoning.