By Kay Hooper
Initially released over ten years in the past, Enemy Mine mixed soft romance with motion and suspense--a precursor to the New York Times bestselling romantic thrillers that she writes this day. a unprecedented deal with for fanatics, this novel beneficial properties fierce competitors who're at the path of an extraordinary paintings object--and who finish up discovering love.
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for many years, inexplicable expertise has handed into our global in the course of the most sensible mystery anomaly known as the Breach.
the most recent gadget can punch a gap into the long run . . .
What Paige Campbell observed whilst she opened a door into seventy years from now scared the hell out of her. She and her Tangent colleagues introduced their negative discovery to the President—and have been met with a hail of computerized gunfire after leaving the White apartment. in simple terms Paige survived.
Fearing a terrifying own future published to him from the opposite aspect of the Breach, Travis Chase deserted Tangent . . . and Paige Campbell. Now he needs to rescue her—because Paige is aware tomorrow’s global is desolate and lifeless, a ghost state scattered with the bones of billions. And Doomsday will sunrise in exactly 4 brief months . . . until they could locate the solutions buried within the ruins to come back.
yet after they pass the nightmare border into Ghost state, they may by no means locate their long ago . . .
The ultimate bankruptcy IN MARIO PUZO'S LANDMARK MAFIA TRILOGY
Mario Puzo spent the final 3 years of his lifestyles writing Omerta, the concluding installment in his saga approximately strength and morality in the United States. within the Godfather, he brought us to the Corleones. within the final Don, he instructed the depraved story of the Clericuzios. In Omerta, Puzo chronicles the affairs of the Apriles, a family members near to legitimacy in an international of criminals.
Don Raymonde Aprile is an previous guy wily adequate to retire gracefully from geared up crime after a life of ruthless conquest. Having stored his 3 little ones at a distance, he's ensured that they're now first rate contributors of the institution: Valerius is a military colonel who teaches at West element, Marcantonio is an influential television community govt, and Nicole is a company litigator with a weak point for professional bono circumstances to struggle the dying penalty. to guard them from damage, and to take care of his entrée into the valid international of foreign banking, Don Aprile has followed a "nephew" from Sicily, Astorre Viola, whose felony mum or dad made the unlucky choice to dedicate suicide within the trunk of a automobile. Astorre is an not likely enforcer—a macaroni importer with a passion for using stallions and recording Italian ballads along with his band.
Though Don Aprile's retirement is visible as a enterprise chance by means of his final Mafia rival, Timmona Portella, it really is seen with suspicion through Kurt Cilke, the FBI's precise agent answerable for investigating prepared crime. Cilke has accomplished striking luck in breaking down the bonds among households, cultivating high-ranking resources who in go back for federal defense have violated omerta—Sicilian for "code of silence," the vow between males of honor that, till lately, saved them from betraying their secrets and techniques to the authorities.
As Cilke and the FBI mount their crusade to wipe out the Mafia as soon as and for all, Astorre Viola and the Apriles locate themselves in the course of one final warfare, a clash during which it's demanding to differentiate who, if somebody, is at the correct facet of the legislation, and no matter if mercy or vengeance is the simplest process action.
Rich with suspense, darkish humor, and the larger-than-life characters who've grew to become Mario Puzo's novels into sleek myths, Omerta is a robust epitaph for the Mafia on the flip of a brand new century, and a last triumph for a very good American storyteller.
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Fear lives round the corner. ..
When Jamie and Kirsty stream into their first domestic jointly they're jam-packed with optimism. the longer term, within which they plan to get married and begin a family members, is brilliant. the opposite citizens in their construction appear pleasant too: the horror author and the middle-aged herbalist who reside upstairs, and the Newtons, a married couple who welcome them to the development with open arms.
At first, the 2 hit it off. yet then unusual issues begin to take place. lifeless rats are left on their doorstep. They listen aggravating noises, and lots more and plenty worse, within the evening. After Jamie's ally is injured in a bad coincidence, Jamie and Kirsty locate themselves unique via a crusade of terror.
As Jamie and Kirsty are pushed to the sting of melancholy, Jamie vows to struggle again – yet he has no suggestion what he's relatively up against…
THE MAGPIES is a terrifying mental mystery during which the monsters aren't vampires or demons however the humans we are living round the corner to. it's a nightmare which may occur to anyone.
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He started down the stairs but the fire drove him back, the tidal wave of smoke and sparks was too thick. He began to choke and felt a shudder through his body from the grimy air he was breathing. He gagged. Goddamn, it was moving fast! Flames, chunks of paper, flares of sparks swirled up like a cyclone through the stairwell, all the way to the sixth—the top—floor. He heard a scream above him and looked into the stairwell. " The elderly woman's dark face looked over the railing from the fifth-floor landing, gazing in horror at the flames.
My first husband. That old son of a bitch. See, that man was what Hell's Kitchen was all about. He was big here, but little everywhere else. He was nothing anywhere else. It was like this place, it's its own world. Hmm, I got a good story to tell you 'bout him. I think you might like this story. . " He couldn't remember much else of what Ettie had told him at their last interview couple of days ago. He'd set the camera up in her small apartment, filled with the mementos of a seven-decade life, hundred pictures, baskets, knickknacks, furniture bought at Goodwill, food protected from roaches in Tupperware she could barely afford.
She debated often about dying her saltand-pepper hair back to its original black. Ettie talked like a quick, mid-Atlantic Southerner, drank bad wine and cooked delicious tripe with bacon and onions. And she could unreel stories about her own past and about her mother and grandmother like a natural actress, as if God gave her that gift to make up for others denied. And what would happen to her now? With a jolt the cab burst across Eighth Avenue, the Maginot Line bordering Hell's Kitchen. Pellam glanced out the window as they passed storefront, in whose window the word Bakery was painted over, replaced by: Youth Outreach Center—Clinton Branch.
Enemy Mine by Kay Hooper